20 Movies Like Bad Guys

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The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight
The Dark Knight
Internet Movie Database: 9.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 152 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 163 wins & 164 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, David S. Goyer
Actors: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart
Language: English, Mandarin
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The Dark Knight is a superhero film that follows Batman’s relentless pursuit of the Joker, a criminal mastermind wreaking havoc on Gotham City. As the city descends into chaos, Batman must confront his own moral dilemmas to save the people he swore to protect.”

Heat

Heat
Heat
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 170 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 15 nominations
Writer: Michael Mann
Actors: Al Pacino, Robert De Niro, Val Kilmer
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The movie Heat is a crime thriller about a skilled thief and a dedicated detective on a collision course as they both pursue their own personal obsessions with each other. The film explores themes of loyalty, honor, and the blurred lines between good and evil.

The Departed

The Departed
The Departed
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 151 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 99 wins & 141 nominations total
Writer: William Monahan, Alan Mak, Felix Chong
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson
Language: English, Cantonese
Country: United States, Hong Kong
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“The Departed” is a crime thriller that revolves around an undercover cop and a mole in the police force, both trying to identify each other while infiltrating an Irish gang in Boston. As tension rises and betrayals unfold, the film explores themes of loyalty, identity, and the blurred lines between good and evil.

Training Day

Training Day
Training Day
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 74%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 18 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: David Ayer
Actors: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Russian, Spanish, Korean, Greek
Country: United States
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“Training Day” is a crime thriller film that follows a rookie police officer who is paired with a corrupt and manipulative detective for a day, exposing him to the dark and dangerous side of the LAPD. As they navigate the treacherous streets of Los Angeles, the officer must decide whether to uphold his morals or succumb to the corrupt practices of his partner.

Drive

Drive
Drive
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 100 min
Genre: Action, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 79 wins & 180 nominations total
Writer: Hossein Amini, James Sallis
Actors: Ryan Gosling, Carey Mulligan, Bryan Cranston
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Drive movie is about a Hollywood stuntman who moonlights as a getaway driver and becomes involved in a dangerous heist that puts his life and the lives of those he cares about at risk.

Inception

Inception
Inception
Internet Movie Database: 8.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 148 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 159 wins & 220 nominations total
Writer: Christopher Nolan
Actors: Leonardo DiCaprio, Joseph Gordon-Levitt, Elliot Page
Language: English, Japanese, French
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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Inception is a science fiction heist thriller where a skilled thief enters people’s dreams to steal information. However, he is given a new challenge to plant an idea instead of stealing, leading to a complex and thrilling journey through multiple layers of dreams.

The Town

The Town
The Town
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 125 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 9 wins & 46 nominations total
Writer: Peter Craig, Ben Affleck, Aaron Stockard
Actors: Ben Affleck, Rebecca Hall, Jon Hamm
Language: English
Country: United States
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“The Town” is a crime thriller about a group of bank robbers from Charlestown, Boston, who find themselves in a dangerous situation when one of their own falls in love with a witness from a previous heist. The film explores the complexities of loyalty, love, and the consequences of a life of crime.

The Godfather

The Godfather
The Godfather
Internet Movie Database: 9.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 100/100
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Runtime: 175 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 31 wins & 31 nominations total
Writer: Mario Puzo, Francis Ford Coppola
Actors: Marlon Brando, Al Pacino, James Caan
Language: English, Italian, Latin
Country: United States
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“The Godfather” is a crime drama film that follows the story of the Corleone family, led by Don Vito Corleone, as they navigate the world of organized crime in 1940s New York. The movie explores themes of power, loyalty, and the consequences of choices made within the mafia underworld.

Pulp Fiction

Pulp Fiction
Pulp Fiction
Internet Movie Database: 8.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 95/100
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Runtime: 154 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 69 wins & 72 nominations total
Writer: Quentin Tarantino, Roger Avary
Actors: John Travolta, Uma Thurman, Samuel L. Jackson
Language: English, Spanish, French
Country: United States
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“Pulp Fiction” is a nonlinear crime film that follows the interconnected stories of various characters, including two hitmen, a boxer, and a mob boss, as they navigate through violence, redemption, and the complexities of their criminal underworld. The film explores themes of morality, fate, and the blurred lines between good and evil.

Reservoir Dogs

Reservoir Dogs
Reservoir Dogs
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Awards: 13 wins & 23 nominations
Writer: Quentin Tarantino, Roger Avary
Actors: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Reservoir Dogs” is a crime thriller film directed by Quentin Tarantino, following a group of criminals as they plan and execute a diamond heist. The movie explores themes of trust, betrayal, and violence as the criminals’ plans unravel and tensions rise within the group.

American Gangster

American Gangster
American Gangster
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 81%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 157 min
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 12 wins & 38 nominations total
Writer: Steven Zaillian, Mark Jacobson
Actors: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Chiwetel Ejiofor
Language: English, Thai, Spanish
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“American Gangster” is a crime film based on the true story of Frank Lucas, a notorious drug lord in 1970s Harlem. The movie follows Lucas as he rises to power, smuggling heroin into the United States and evading law enforcement, while also exploring the efforts of a determined detective, Richie Roberts, to bring him down.

Scarface

Scarface
Scarface
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 170 min
Genre: Crime, Drama
Awards: 8 nominations
Writer: Oliver Stone, Howard Hawks, Ben Hecht
Actors: Al Pacino, Michelle Pfeiffer, Steven Bauer
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Scarface” is a crime drama film that follows the rise and fall of Tony Montana, a Cuban immigrant who becomes a powerful drug lord in Miami. As he builds his empire, his greed, violence, and paranoia ultimately lead to his downfall.

A Clockwork Orange

A Clockwork Orange
A Clockwork Orange
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Crime, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 12 wins & 26 nominations total
Writer: Stanley Kubrick, Anthony Burgess
Actors: Malcolm McDowell, Patrick Magee, Michael Bates
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“A Clockwork Orange” is a dystopian film set in a futuristic Britain, following the story of a young delinquent named Alex who engages in extreme acts of violence and his subsequent rehabilitation through an experimental psychological conditioning technique. The film explores themes of free will, morality, and the potential dangers of societal control.

No Country for Old Men

No Country for Old Men
No Country for Old Men
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 92/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 164 wins & 139 nominations total
Writer: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Cormac McCarthy
Actors: Tommy Lee Jones, Javier Bardem, Josh Brolin
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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“No Country for Old Men” is a crime thriller based on Cormac McCarthy’s novel, following the story of a hunter who stumbles upon a drug deal gone wrong and becomes entangled in a violent cat-and-mouse chase with a relentless hitman. As the pursuit intensifies, it explores themes of morality, fate, and the changing nature of society.

Oldboy

Oldboy
Oldboy
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 40 wins & 27 nominations
Writer: Garon Tsuchiya, Nobuaki Minegishi, Park Chan-wook
Actors: Choi Min-sik, Yoo Ji-tae, Kang Hye-jeong
Language: Korean
Country: South Korea
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“Oldboy” is a South Korean thriller film about a man who is mysteriously imprisoned for 15 years and then released, seeking revenge and answers for his captivity. As he delves deeper into the dark secrets of his past, he becomes entangled in a twisted web of conspiracy and betrayal.

Sin City

Sin City
Sin City
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 74/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Awards: 38 wins & 54 nominations
Writer: Frank Miller, Robert Rodriguez
Actors: Mickey Rourke, Clive Owen, Bruce Willis
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Sin City” is a neo-noir crime anthology film that follows various characters in the corrupt and violent Basin City, as they navigate through dark and interconnected storylines filled with crime, revenge, and moral ambiguity. The film is visually stylized, heavily based on Frank Miller’s graphic novel series, and explores themes of power, corruption, and redemption.

Kill Bill

Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Kill Bill: Vol. 1
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 111 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Awards: Nominated for 5 BAFTA 30 wins & 103 nominations total
Writer: Quentin Tarantino, Uma Thurman
Actors: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah
Language: English, Japanese, French
Country: United States
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“Kill Bill” is a revenge-driven action film directed by Quentin Tarantino, following a former assassin known as “The Bride” seeking vengeance against her former colleagues who tried to kill her on her wedding day. The movie combines elements of martial arts, Westerns, and Japanese cinema to tell a thrilling and stylish tale of bloody retribution.

The Usual Suspects

The Usual Suspects
The Usual Suspects
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 88%
Metacritic: 77/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 37 wins & 17 nominations total
Writer: Christopher McQuarrie
Actors: Kevin Spacey, Gabriel Byrne, Chazz Palminteri
Language: English, Hungarian, Spanish, French
Country: United States, Germany
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“The Usual Suspects” is a crime thriller film about a group of criminals who are brought together for a heist, only to find themselves caught up in a complex web of deception and mystery orchestrated by a mastermind known as Keyser Söze. As the story unfolds, a lone survivor is interrogated by a detective, unraveling the truth behind the crime and the true identity of Keyser Söze.

Fight Club

Fight Club
Fight Club
Internet Movie Database: 8.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 12 wins & 38 nominations total
Writer: Chuck Palahniuk, Jim Uhls
Actors: Brad Pitt, Edward Norton, Meat Loaf
Language: English
Country: Germany, United States
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“Fight Club” is about an insomniac office worker who forms an underground fight club as a form of rebellion against consumerism and societal norms, but things escalate into a dangerous and anarchic movement.

The Silence of the Lambs

The Silence of the Lambs
The Silence of the Lambs
Internet Movie Database: 8.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 86/100
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Runtime: 118 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 71 wins & 50 nominations total
Writer: Thomas Harris, Ted Tally
Actors: Jodie Foster, Anthony Hopkins, Scott Glenn
Language: English, Latin
Country: United States
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“The Silence of the Lambs” is a psychological thriller about a young FBI trainee who seeks the help of a cannibalistic serial killer in order to catch another serial killer who skins his victims. As they delve into the mind of the killer, a dangerous game of cat and mouse ensues, pushing the trainee’s sanity to its limits.

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