Armed robbery movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant armed robbery movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, tense, serious, suspense, suspenseful and twists and turns films and TV shows about / with armed robbery, murder, robbery, gun, blood, crimes, friendship, thief, revenge and heist plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as armed robbery: Animal Kingdom (2010), The Angel (2018), Deep Rising (1998), The Kitchen (2019), Lost in the Sun (2016), Payback (1995), The Long Riders (1980), A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000), Generation Now (2008), Baby Driver (2017).

List of armed robbery movies

 7.3
 54K
Animal Kingdom (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Following the death of his mother, J finds himself living with his estranged family, under the watchful eye of his doting grandmother, Smurf, mother to the Cody boys. J quickly comes to believe that he is a player in this world. But, as he soon ...
Style: tense, bleak, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: violence, crime, crimes, armed robbery, interrogation, drug dealer, heroin, gangsters, organized crime, mafia, law enforcement, tragic event ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, melbourne australia, melbourne
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 7.0
 8K
The Angel (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Argentina, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: About a real-life criminal who shocked Argentine society: Carlos Robledo Puch, a merciless teen killer dubbed “The Angel of Death” because of his beatific good looks, who now ranks as the longest-serving prison inmate in Argentine history.
Style: tense, psychological, captivating, exciting, based on true events ...
Plot: armed robbery, psychopath, murder, friendship, violence, arrest, police, money, escape, father son relationship, lie, teenage boy ...
Time: 70s, year 1971
Place: argentina, buenos aires argentina
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 6.1
 33K
Deep Rising (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of heavily armed hijackers board a luxury ocean liner in the South Pacific Ocean to loot it, only to do battle with a series of large-sized, tentacled, man-eating sea creatures who have taken over the ship first.
Style: scary, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, sea monster, catastrophe, ocean liner, monster, hijacking, tentacle, blood, escapades, armed robbery, chase, island ...
Time: 90s
Place: pacific ocean, asia, china
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 5.5
 14K
The Kitchen (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An Irish mob story set in 1970s Hell's Kitchen. After the mobsters are sentenced to jail, their wives take their place — and do as good of a job, if not better.
Style: cynical, suspense, captivating, tense, surprise ending
Plot: organized crime, gangsters, armed robbery, gangster, shooting, extortion, courtroom, jeweler, mafia, friendship, irish mob, boss ...
Time: 70s, year 1979, year 1978
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
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Lost in the Sun (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small time crook and a newly-orphaned teenage boy team up to perform a string of robberies.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspense, tense, suspenseful
Plot: teenage boy, robbery, accomplice, ex convict, road trip, armed robbery, man boy relationship, father son estrangement, cross country, missing child, child in peril, teenager ...
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 5.8
 680
Payback (1995)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Oscar Bonsetter tells a dying prisoner that he will take revenge on the sadistic guard who killed him. In exchange, Oscar is told of a stash of money. Oscar is eventually released from prison but when he goes to get revenge, he gets sidetracked by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, sexy ...
Plot: femme fatale, vengeance, neo noir, crimes, couple relations, dishonesty, heist, love triangle, dangerous attraction, prison, ex convict, armed robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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The Long Riders (1980)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids because of revenge.
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, serious, factual ...
Plot: gang, vengeance, outlaw gang, crimes, destiny, sibling relationship, chases and races, family relations, rivalry, obsessive quest, bounty hunter, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: missouri, texas, minnesota
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A Girl, Three Guys, and a Gun (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Three smalltown friends looking to leave their troubles behind come up with a robbery scheme to fund their trip to the big city. But as their plan goes awry and the authorities become involved, they are left with no other alternative but to take ...
Style: captivating, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Plot: road trip, love, robbery, friendship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, on the road, armed robbery, chase, friend, telephone call, lollipop, bookstore ...
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A Man from Boulevard des Capucines (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mr Jonny First arrives to the Wild West to present the art of the Cinematograph.
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, wild, cult film
Plot: adventurer, cowboy, bar fight, cinematographer, highwayman, drinking, drunkenness, horse chase, stagecoach robbery, armed robbery, criminal, murder ...
Time: 19th century
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Generation Now (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A multi-cultural celebration of young people triumphing in the face of adversity, societal pressures and difficult familial situations.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, touching, gloomy
Plot: friendship, gang, lifestyle, teenage life, rich and poor, against the odds, drug abuse, crimes, society, hopes, life is a bitch, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 2006
Place: usa, san francisco, california
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 7.6
 423K
Baby Driver (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
Style: twists and turns, stylized, suspense, tense, intense ...
Plot: getaway driver, bank robbery, car chase, heist, cars, car, sign language, romance, music, gunfight, twists & turns, chase ...
Time: year 1998, 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa, atlanta georgia
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Birds of a Feather (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 40 min.
Story: Birds of a Feather is a British sitcom that was broadcast on BBC One from 1989 until 1998 and on ITV from 2013. Starring Pauline Quirke, Linda Robson and Lesley Joseph, it was created by Laurence Marks and Maurice Gran, who also wrote some of the ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: marriage, neighbor, affair, armed robbery, prison, suburbs, husband, council estate, wife, sister, british humour, sister sister relationship ...
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 6.1
 3K
High Life (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Canada
Duration: 80 min.
Story: It's 1983, and hopeless junkie Dick gets an unwelcome visit from the past - his seriously sleazy former cellmate, Bug, to be precise. Bug requires a crash course in the 80s: different music, different drugs, and machines in walls that dispense ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, entertaining, cynical ...
Plot: heist, drug addict, morphine, crimes, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, greed, armed robbery, junkie, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: canada
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 7.4
 27K
The Getaway (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A recently released ex-con and his loyal wife go on the run after a heist goes awry.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, cynical, twists and turns, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, on the run, prison, chase, bank robbery, robbery, betrayal, infidelity, crimes, criminal heroes, couples, disorder ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, el paso texas
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 6.8
 20K
Family Plot (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lighthearted suspense film about a phony psychic/con artist and her taxi driver/private investigator boyfriend who encounter a pair of serial kidnappers while trailing a missing heir in California.
Style: suspenseful, talky, psychological, stylized, dark humor ...
Plot: investigation, kidnapping, ransom, spiritualist, mystery, greed, cons and scams, amateur detective, fortune teller, murder, cheating, faked death ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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 6.3
 3K
Time to Hunt (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Wanting to leave their dystopian world behind for a faraway paradise, three outlaws plot a money heist — and draw the attention of a vicious killer.
Plot: distopia, future dystopia, male friendship, armed robbery, manhunt, friendship between men, heist, hospital, revenge, party, murder, friendship ...
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 6.3
 4K
The Crew (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 81 min.
Story: It’s bad men versus worse men as thieves face off against dealers in this super slick French heist thriller from the director of Chrysalis and The Assault.
Plot: brother brother relationship, gang of thieves, armed robbery, armored truck, undressing, female nudity, sex scene, heist
Place: paris france
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Big Girls Don't Cry... They Get Even (1991)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A girl fed up with her quirky, dysfunctional family runs away from home, causing all of them to spend time with each other.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: family relations, estrangement, divorce, dysfunctional family, open relationship, vengeance, couples, family problems, performer's life, youth, love and romance, twins ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, hawaii
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The Young Runaways (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three unhappy teenagers run away from home, only to discover living on their own isn't as idyllic as they imagined.
Plot: teenager, runaway, biker, car accident, armed robbery, reality, friendship, farm, prostitution, burned to death, thief, drugs ...
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 6.0
 167
Night Owls (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 80 min.
Plot: female director, sister sister relationship, fight, doctor, art exhibition, underwater scene, armed robbery, crying woman, swimming pool, childhood friend, robbery, burglar ...
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 6.0
 144
Junk Food (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Junk Food consists of four intertwining stories. The first and fourth sections show the morning routine of an blind, old Japanese woman, waking up, buying bread and milk, praying at the family alter; however, it is the second segment where the true ...
Plot: junkie, dying, female nudity, drug addiction, robbery, dinner, telephone call, syringe, women's bathroom, panties, hallucination, cell phone ...
Place: china, japan, tokyo, kyoto japan
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The Girl from Pussycat (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: A nihilistic look at mistreated women
Style: erotic
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), teenage gang, girl gang, group sex, sexploitation, bank robber, lesbian relationship, lesbianism, sex, female nudity, bank robbery, armed robbery
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Contract on Cherry Street (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A policeman devises an unorthodox plan for bringing criminals to justice after his partner is brutally gunned down.
Plot: conspiracy, car theft, police detective, car chase, police officer, criminal syndicate, gunfight, urban ghetto, junkie, pump action shotgun, shoot out, walkie talkie ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york
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An Average Little Man (1977)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Giovanni Vivaldi is an average middle-aged man with a secure job as a government accountant. He wishes nothing more than to set up his only son Mario, his biggest pride in the world, with the same secure government job before he eventually retires. ...
Style: tragicomedy, italian comedy, ambiguous ending, dark humor, controversial
Plot: accountant, kidnapping, revenge, torture, years of lead, heist, loss, justice, doctor, bank robbery, egoism, digging a grave ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, rome italy
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Johnny One Hundred Pesos (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Chile, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on real events, 17-year-old Johnny García becomes involved with four older thugs who are planning to rob a money-laundering business masquerading as a video store. As they try to escape, a swarm of exploitative media attention awaits.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heist, politics, gang, hostage, crime gone awry, nothing goes right, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crimes, unlikely criminals, confined, hostages ...
Time: 90s
Place: chile, latin america, cuba, santiago de chile, santiago chile ...
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 6.3
 266
Puzzle (2006)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Five strangers, each with his own special talents, are recruited by the mysterious 'X'. They do not know why they are brought together, but nonetheless agree to a series of potentially lucrative schemes. A planned bank robbery goes awry ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, crime gone awry, heist, master criminal, suspicion, undercover, confined, deadly, law enforcement, danger, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
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 7.0
 645
Sweet Hostage (1975)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An escaped mental patient kidnaps an illiterate teenage farm girl and takes her to his mountain hide-away, where they soon become friends and, eventually, lovers.
Style: offbeat, touching, realistic, serious
Plot: stockholm syndrome, farm, hostage, forbidden love, kidnapping, mental institution, love and romance, crimes, confined, mountain, hostages, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
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Betelnut Beauty (2001)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A cute coed leaves her mother's home and gets involved with a pastry chef who has links to the local criminal element.
Plot: father daughter relationship, bar, crying, murder, rain, mother daughter relationship, friendship, robbery, camera, kiss, shot with a gun, fireworks ...
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 6.7
 5K
The Nest (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Laborie is a high-flying officer in the French special forces. Her mission is to escort Abedin Nexhep, a godfather of the Albanian mafia. Charged with heading a wide-reaching prostitution network, this formidable criminal is due to stand trial ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swat team, siege, heist, gangsters, mafia, vengeance, master criminal, race against time, criminal heroes, police investigation, hostage, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 70s
Place: france, hong kong
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 5.1
 186
Blood Massacre (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A gang are on the run after a video store robbery goes wrong and results in a death. One of their party, Rizzo is maybe not as stable as he should be. Hiding out at a family's farm house, events unfold that reveal not everything is as it seems. ...
Style: twists and turns, biting, suspense
Plot: war buddy, isolation, rage, murder, hostage, revenge, multiple murder, robbery, plot twist, undead, trap, police officer killed ...
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