New Movies Tagged with Crime

Nightcrawler0%Nightcrawler
7Our
rating
1:57:00

Storyline:Lou Bloom (Jake Gyllenhaal) has his very own idea of ​​the American Dream - he's convinced that the good things come only to those who ambitiously dig their ass off. According to his motto, you can only win the lottery if you have money for a lottery ticket. But with Lou, it does not work so well with the dream job, which is why he keeps afloat as a rogue with small thefts. After an intense unsuccessful job search, he is so desperate that he, armed with a camera, as a freelancer sells images of accidents, crime, murder of a local TV station. After his posts as cameraman at the editor-in-chief Nina (Rene Russo) arrive well, he plunges himself further and further into the underworld of L.A. in search of sensational and relentless images, in which nobody can look away. Chaos and human suffering are converted into face value in the cutthroat blood and tears business of "Nightcrawling". Driven by a desperate urge for recognition and success, Lou continues to descend into the abyss with ever-doddering methods - and threatens to end up being a piquant headline soon ...

John Wick0%John Wick
8Our
rating
1:41:00

Storyline:John Wick (Keanu Reeves) enjoys his early retirement in the suburbs. But when his wife (Bridget Moynahan) succumbs to a deadly illness, he falls into mourning. Only his dog remains as a companion - and is killed by three Russian gangsters as they break into Wicks house to steal a 1969 Mustang boss. Wick will catch up with his sinister past as he was once one of the country's best hit killers. He leaves the suburban idyll and, with his revenge in mind, goes in search of the burglars. One of them is Iosef Tarasov (Alfie Allen), the son of influential criminal boss Viggo Tarasov (Michael Nyqvist), for whom Wick himself had once worked. But old connections no longer count. And so the avenger soon has his ex-colleague Marcus (Willem Dafoe) at his heels ...

West Side Story0%West Side Story
7Our
rating
2:33:00

Storyline:Shakespeare's "Romeo and Juliet" - as a musical in New York in the 1950s: A gang war rages between two rival gangs, the American jets and the Puerto Rican Sharks. And the already boiling conflict is exacerbated when Tony (Richard Beymer), former leader and co-founder of the Jets, and Maria (Natalie Wood), the sister of the Sharks boss, fall in love with each other at a disco visit at first sight. However, the gangs take no notice of their feelings - stabbing and murders are followed by flight, rape and police raids, until Tony is finally shot down in a fight ...

In the Heat of the Night0%In the Heat of the Night
8Our
rating
1:50:00

Storyline:Sam Wood (Warren Oates) is police sergeant of the Sparta cote, located in Mississippi. When a corpse of an industrialist is found on the street, Sam arrests a colored stranger (Sidney Poitier). There is no evidence, no evidence. The tough police chief Bill Gillespie (Rod Steiger) also believes in the guilt of the black man. But then, embarrassingly, the stranger turns out to be Virgil Tibbs, one of Philadelphia's finest homicide detectives. When Gillespie does not know any more about the case, he has to ask Tibbs for help. But with his distrust of Tibbs, he prevents the investigation and the two men are constantly getting their hands on each other. Tibbs also faces racism from another angle. But to solve the case, both must overcome their prejudices ...

The French Connection0%The French Connection
8Our
rating
1:44:00

Storyline:The friendly New York detectives "Popeye" Doyle (Gene Hackman) and "Cloudy" Russo (Roy Scheider) have arrested more junkies in a year than their colleagues, but ultimately only small fish. Her boss (Eddie Egan) is also not particularly pleased with the methods with which in particular Doyle practices his profession. Doyle drags Russo into a restaurant where some actual or alleged gangsters meet. One of them is Sal Boca (Tony Lo Bianco), whom Doyle considers a drug dealer. They quickly learn that a major French dealer named Alain Charnier (Fernando Rey) is in New York. Charnier has persuaded French television star Devereau (Frédéric de Pasquale) to hide 60 kilos of high-quality heroin in his car to sell it via Boca to gangster boss Weinstock (Harold Gary). Charnier, with his killer Nicoli ( Marcel Bozzuffi) has appeared in New York, is a shrewd dog. He quickly realizes that the police are shadowing him, Boca and the other participants. The hunt begins...

The Sting0%The Sting
8Our
rating
2:09:00

Storyline:The economic crisis of the 1930s also causes an increase in crime, corruption and speculation and Doyle Lonnegan (Robert Shaw) is one of the beneficiaries. Illegal business, gambling and bribery are the order of the day. When one of his subordinates, Mattola (James Sloyan), wants to bring $ 11,000 from a betting office to Lonnegan's headquarters, he is tricked by trickster Johnny Hooker (Robert Redford) and his partner Luther Coleman (Robert Earl Jones). Both disappear with the money without knowing who they cheated on: Lonnegan. And he does not like such a thing and instructs his bodyguard Floyd (Charles Dierkop) to locate the two fraudsters.

Chicago0%Chicago
7Our
rating
1:53:00

Storyline:Housewife Roxie Hart (Renée Zellweger) and her idol, the singer Velma Kelly (Catherine Zeta-Jones), get to know each other in prison, where both are in for murder. Roxie dreams of a great singing career, but her lover has just stopped her. That's why he had to bless the time. You are threatened with the death penalty, which would destroy all wishes. But she has not been executed yet. Roxy's hopes rest on the successful lawyer Billy Flynn (Richard Gere), whose success rate is sensational. If she can win him for her purposes, then she has a real chance to get free and make a great start as a singer. And indeed she manages to engage Flynn with the help of her husband Amos (Jon C. Reilly). He sets the power of the media in motion to get his client free.

Crash0%Crash
8Our
rating
1:52:00

Storyline:In "L.A. Crash" director Paul Haggis tells the past 24 hours in the life of completely different people who have much more in common than it first appears. Anthony (Ludacris) and Peter (Larenz Tate) steal the car from prosecutor Richard Cabot (Brendan Fraser) and his wife Jean (Sandra Bullock). This is problematic for Richard for several reasons. On the one hand, new elections are coming soon and he does not want to offend the black population, on the other hand, his already terrified woman is completely disturbed from now on. Daniel (Michael Pena) pushes a night shift after the other at a locksmith's so that his little daughter can grow up in one of the quieter, but also more expensive areas. The small shop of the Iranian Farhad (Shaun Toub) has already been attacked several times. In order to protect himself and his wife, he creates, against the will of his daughter Dorri (Bahar Soomekh), a firearm. The patrolman Ryan (Matt Dillon) finds no sleep at night because of his seriously ill father (Bruce Kirby). In the service he regularly crosses the borders. In front of the black TV director Cameron (Terrence Dashon Howard) he taps his pretty girlfriend Christine (Thandie Newton). His young, ambitious partner (Ryan Phillippe) then shows him to her supervisor (Keith David). And then there's Graham (Don Cheadle) and Ria (Jennifer Esposito) investigating a case that has a very political dimension ...

Backtrace0%Backtrace
5Our
rating
1:32:00

Storyline:The last coup of longtime bank robber MacDonald (Matthew Modine) went horribly wrong. That's why he not only sits, but suffers from a serious head injury amnesia. For seven years he has been serving his knowledge without prior knowledge of his previous deeds in the psychiatric wing of a prison. But his old skills are still dormant in him and want to use the inmate Lucas (Ryan Guzman) and doctor Erin (Meadow Williams). They release him from prison and inject him with a drug that ensures he is back in the middle of his old gangster life. So he should rob a bank for her. Local policeman Sykes (Sylvester Stallone) and FBI agent Franks (Christopher McDonald) are hunting down the criminal so soon ...