Bank robber movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant bank robber movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating and humorous films and TV shows about / with bank robber, bank robbery, crimes, heist, bank, robbery, crime, criminal, chase and criminal heroes plots mostly in Crime, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, France, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as bank robber: Hell or High Water (2016), The Highwaymen (2019), Scorched (2003), The Postcard Bandit (2003), The River Wild (1994), Good Time (2017), Angel of Evil (2010), Cherry (2021), Racer and the Jailbird (2017), The Frisco Kid (1979).

List of bank robber movies

Hell or High Water (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A divorced dad and his ex-con brother resort to a desperate scheme in order to save their family's farm in West Texas.
Style: suspense, atmospheric, cerebral, realistic, intense ...
Plot: bank robbery, bank robber, gunfight, redemption, brother, stolen money, debt, criminal, shooting, small western town, peril, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california
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The Highwaymen (2019)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless ...
Style: neo noir, tense, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: bank robber, texas ranger, special agents, criminal gang, great depression, fbi, fighting crime, police, manhunt, politics, corruption, gangsters ...
Time: 1930s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
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Scorched (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three bank tellers. One goal: knock the place over. The ultimate inside jobs, plotted by three people with nothing to lose.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: heist, bank robber, bank, desert, crime gone awry, crimes, nothing goes right, crime, friends, small town, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: nevada
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The Postcard Bandit (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of notorious Australian bank robber Brendan Abbott, who according to the myth, sent postcards to authorities hot on his trail while on the run across the country.
Style: suspense, captivating, tense, psychological, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank robber, crimes, on the run, chase, heist, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement, massage, postcard, investigation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
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The River Wild (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: While on a family vacation, rafting expert Gail takes on a pair of armed killers while navigating a spectacularly violent river.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, suspense, intense, realistic ...
Plot: river, hostage, wilderness, family in danger, criminal, danger, bank robber, rafting, survival, adventure, rescue, hostages ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: boston, usa, idaho
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Good Time (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: After a botched bank robbery lands his younger brother in prison, Connie Nikas embarks on a twisted odyssey through the city's underworld in an increasingly desperate—and dangerous—attempt to get his brother Nick out of jail.
Style: brutal, captivating, suspense, suspenseful, underground film ...
Plot: on the run, loneliness, brother, prison, bank robber, wheelchair, stolen money, one night, brother brother relationship, violence, game playing, promise ...
Time: year 2016
Place: brooklyn new york city, bronx new york city, manhattan new york city, new york
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Angel of Evil (2010)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, France, Romania
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Set in Italy in the 1970s, VALLANZASCA is the true story of the Italian underworld’s most infamous outlaw. A criminal by age 9, Renato Vallanzasca grew up to become the country’s most notorious mobster before the age of 27. Vallanzasca and his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic, controversial ...
Plot: bank robber, criminal, prisoner, gangsters, murder, kidnapping, crimes, master criminal, gang, confined, romancing a criminal, prison ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe, milan italy
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Cherry (2021)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Cherry drifts from college dropout to army medic in Iraq - anchored only by his true love, Emily. But after returning from the war with PTSD, his life spirals into drugs and crime as he struggles to find his place in the world.
Style: psychological, tense, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: post traumatic stress disorder, heroin, bank robber, iraq war veteran, iraq war, society, drug use, black american, bank robbery, african american, american soldier, self pity ...
Time: year 2007, 21st century, year 2002
Place: usa
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Racer and the Jailbird (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Belgium, France, Netherlands
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Gino 'Gigi' meets Bénédicte 'Bibi' at the racetrack, it's love at first sight. But can their devotion save a love that may already be lost?
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating
Plot: passion, heist, bank robber, prison, secret, love, armored truck, racecar driver, car racing, immortality, death of girlfriend, male objectification ...
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The Frisco Kid (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, touching, clever ...
Plot: rabbi, old west, fish out of water, bank robber, heist, partners, crimes, friendship, culture clash, buddies, clergy, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 50s, 1850s
Place: california, san francisco, poland, usa, europe ...
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The Whiskey Bandit (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: Hungary
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Between 1993 and 1999, one man robbed 29 financial institutions in Budapest. Banks, post offices and even travel agencies fell victim to his crime spree. The police had no leads and no hope of finding him during his six-year stint. The only clue ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspense, captivating, realistic
Plot: bank robbery, bank robber, robbery, drinking alcohol, alcoholic, adventure, runaway, adaptation, drinking, discipline, justice, crimes ...
Place: hungary
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Girl from Rio (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Discovering your wife is sleeping with your boss can make a man do strange things. For a Samba-obsessed London clerk, robbing a bank and boarding the first flight to Rio are just the beginning.
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: comedy of errors, caught cheating, samba, obsessive quest, unlikely criminals, nothing goes right, bank robber, obsession, cons and scams, dangerous attraction, love and romance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rio de janeiro, brazil, london, latin america, england ...
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Dreamland (2019)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Amid the dust storms and economic depression of Dust Bowl Era Oklahoma, Eugene Evans finds his family farm on the brink of foreclosure. Discovering fugitive bank robber Allison Wells hiding in his small town, he is torn between claiming the bounty ...
Style: disturbing, serious, suspenseful, intense, realistic
Plot: bank robber, runaway, bank robbery, bounty hunter, sandstorm, drought, bullet wound, society, femme fatale, teenager, criminal heroes, escapades ...
Time: year 1935
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Lucky Luke and the Daltons (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: France, Germany, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Joe and Averell are the eldest and youngest of the four Dalton brothers, the worst outlaws in Wild West history...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, goofy hero, criminal heroes, disorder, siblings relations, gang, escapades, bank robber, obsessive quest, old west, cowboy, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
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The Last Tunnel (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A recently released prisoner reunites his criminal colleagues to pull off one last heist.
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: heist, heist gone wrong, gang, betrayal, retiring, bank robber, friends, dishonesty, criminal heroes, crime gone awry, crimes, bank robbery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, montreal, montreal quebec canada
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Bank Robber (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After robbing a bank, the robber hides out from the police in a seedy hotel where he is forced to bribe various tennants for protection as well as their silence which becomes more difficult as greed takes over and the people demand more exuberant ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: hotel, nothing goes right, crimes, disorder, dishonesty, romance, heist, bank robber, money, blackmail, friendship, prostitute ...
Time: contemporary, 90s
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Small Time Crooks (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A loser of a crook and his wife strike it rich when a botched bank job's cover business becomes a spectacular success.
Style: witty, humorous, talky, feel good, realistic ...
Plot: bank robbery, unlikely criminals, cheating, overnight success, disorder, couple relations, cons and scams, crimes, love and romance, crime, bank robber, criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
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Stockholm (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages ...
Style: based on true events, captivating, tense, suspense, exciting
Plot: stockholm syndrome, hostage situation, hostage, bank robber, criminal as protagonist, ransom, bank, american abroad, husband wife relationship, police chief, chief of police, gas ...
Time: 70s, year 1973
Place: stockholm sweden, sweden, eastern europe
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Carjacked (2011)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A single mom and her child are carjacked by a bank robber who has no intention of letting them go.
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: fugitives, hijacking, manipulation, manipulations, woman in danger, danger, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, on the road, single parent, bank robber ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Old Man & the Gun (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Forrest Tucker, from his audacious escape from San Quentin at the age of 70 to an unprecedented string of heists that confounded authorities and enchanted the public. Wrapped up in the pursuit are a detective, who becomes ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, tense, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: heist, prison escape, criminal, bank robber, pursuit, lie, evidence, old man, prison, widow, chase, secret ...
Time: 80s, year 1945, year 1952, year 1958, year 1936 ...
Place: texas, usa, san francisco, oklahoma, california ...
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Shimmer Lake (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An inventive crime thriller told backwards -- reversing day by day through a week -- following a local sheriff's quest to unlock the mystery of three small town criminals and a bank heist gone wrong.
Style: suspense, tense, enigmatic, suspenseful
Plot: investigation, murder, bank robber, sheriff, lake, deadly, danger, mystery, netflix, male objectification, male nudity, clothed male naked male ...
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The Stockholm Syndrome (2003)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Sweden
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is the true story of the failed bank robbery-cum-hostage taking in a bank at the square Norrmalmstorg in Stockholm, in September 1973. The Stockholm Syndrome is named after this incident.
Style: captivating, suspenseful, disturbing, tense, twists and turns
Plot: bank robber, bank, bank robbery, hostage, money, storage unit, water, ambulance, drill, gas mask, stockholm syndrome, noose ...
Time: 70s
Place: eastern europe, stockholm sweden
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Not My Day (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Banker Till (Axel Stein) is kidnapped during a bank robbery, he has the time of his life...
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous, suspense
Plot: confined, disorder, crime, crimes, crime gone awry, hostages, danger, escapades, hostage, bank robber, german abroad, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
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Public Enemies (2009)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger's charm and audacity endear him to much of America's downtrodden public, but he's also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the fledgling FBI. Desperate to capture the elusive outlaw, ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, criminal heroes, gunfight, bank robbery, group of criminals, master criminal, chase, shooting, crime, legendary, organized crime, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 70s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, illinois, tucson arizona, south dakota ...
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Break of Dawn (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story of two ex-legionnaires in a mission of political assasination in Romania. A candid portrayal of the human side of assassins.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: friendship, assassination, bank robber, scapegoat, camaraderie, murder, dying, chase, terminal illness, release from prison, death wish, doom ...
Place: bucharest, eastern europe
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Citizen Gangster (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Based on a real WWII vet and family man turned bank robber. Disillusioned by his post war circumstances, Eddie Boyd is torn between the need to provide for his young family and an unfulfilled dream to head to Hollywood to become a star. He discovers ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Plot: true crime, police brutality, heist, crime, gang, crimes, family relations, criminal heroes, bank robber, prison escape, war veteran, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 1950s
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
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Space Travelers (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Three bank robbers, who declare themselves to be Space Travelers, take six persons as hostages when they are surrounded by the police. Among the hostages, there is a terrorist with a hidden bomb. In order to escape, the robbers ask the hostages to ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, crime gone awry, adventure, cons and scams, heist, heroes, danger, rivalry, crimes, disorder, obsession, stockholm syndrome ...
Time: future
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The Last Days of American Crime (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In the not-too-distant future, as a final response to crime and terrorism, the U.S. government plans to broadcast a signal that will make it impossible for anyone to knowingly break the law.
Style: odd, twists and turns, unusual plot structure, twist ending, moody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime boss, burglar, criminal, mafia, fighting crime, father son relationship, brutality, violence, gunfight, money, bank robber, organized crime ...
Time: near future, distant future
Place: detroit, usa, canada
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Man on the Train (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, UK, Germany, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A man, Milan (played by Johnny Hallyday) steps off a train, into a small French village. As he waits for the day when he will rob the town bank, he runs into an old retired poetry teacher named M. Manesquier (Jean Rochefort). The two men strike up a ...
Style: touching, sincere, humorous, emotional, atmospheric ...
Plot: odd couple, friendship, criminal heroes, buddies, mysterious character, human nature, heist, crimes, golden years, small town, male bonding, male friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: france, europe
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The Place Beyond the Pines (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A motorcycle stunt rider considers committing a crime in order to provide for his wife and child, an act that puts him on a collision course with a cop-turned-politician.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, gloomy, psychological, melancholic ...
Plot: motorcycle, haunted by the past, police officer, rookie, money problems, corruption, destiny, death, loner, family relations, chief of police, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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