Best Crime Movies of 2004

1.

Kill Bill: Vol. 2

6.5
8.0/10 IMDB

The Bride unwaveringly continues on her roaring rampage of revenge against the band of assassins who had tried to kill her and her unborn child. She visits each of her former associates one-by-one, checking off the victims on her Death List Five until there's nothing left to do … but kill Bill.

Starring: Uma Thurman, David Carradine, Daryl Hannah, Michael Madsen, Gordon Liu Chia-Hui, Michael Parks, Perla Haney-Jardine, Larry Bishop, Samuel L. Jackson, Lucy Liu ..
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino
Release date: 2004-04-16
2.

Collateral

6.2
7.5/10 IMDB

Cab driver Max picks up a man who offers him $600 to drive him around. But the promise of easy money sours when Max realizes his fare is an assassin.

Starring: Tom Cruise, Jamie Foxx, Jada Pinkett Smith, Mark Ruffalo, Peter Berg, Bruce McGill, Irma P. Hall, Barry Shabaka Henley, Javier Bardem, Steven Kozlowski ..
Directed by: Michael Mann
Release date: 2004-08-04
3.

Saw

6.1
7.6/10 IMDB

Obsessed with teaching his victims the value of life, a deranged, sadistic serial killer abducts the morally wayward. Once captured, they must face impossible choices in a horrific game of survival. The victims must fight to win their lives back, or die trying...

Starring: Cary Elwes, Danny Glover, Monica Potter, Michael Emerson, Ken Leung, Tobin Bell, Leigh Whannell, Dina Meyer, Mike Butters, Paul Gutrecht ..
Directed by: James Wan
Release date: 2004-10-01
4.

Layer Cake

5.9
7.3/10 IMDB

When a seemingly straight-forward drug deal goes awry, XXXX has to break his die-hard rules and turn up the heat, not only to outwit the old regime and come out on top, but to save his own skin...

Starring: Daniel Craig, Tom Hardy, Colm Meaney, George Harris, Sally Hawkins, Kenneth Cranham, Jamie Foreman, Sienna Miller, Michael Gambon, Ben Whishaw ..
Directed by: Matthew Vaughn
Release date: 2004-09-30
5.

Ocean's Twelve

5.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Danny Ocean reunites with his old flame and the rest of his merry band of thieves in carrying out three huge heists in Rome, Paris and Amsterdam – but a Europol agent is hot on their heels.

Starring: George Clooney, Brad Pitt, Matt Damon, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Andy García, Don Cheadle, Bernie Mac, Julia Roberts, Elliott Gould, Casey Affleck ..
Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
Release date: 2004-12-09
6.

Vera Drake

5.4
7.6/10 IMDB

Abortionist Vera Drake finds her beliefs and practices clash with the mores of 1950s Britain – a conflict that leads to tragedy for her family.

Starring: Imelda Staunton, Phil Davis, Sally Hawkins, Daniel Mays, Eddie Marsan, Alex Kelly, Ruth Sheen, Adrian Scarborough, Heather Craney, Lesley Manville ..
Directed by: Mike Leigh
Release date: 2004-10-22
7.

Dead Man's Shoes

5.3
7.6/10 IMDB

A soldier returns home to his small town and exacts a deadly revenge on the thugs who tormented his dimwitted brother while he was away.

Starring: Paddy Considine, Gary Stretch, Toby Kebbell, Jo Hartley, Seamus O'Neill, Stuart Wolfenden, Paul Sadot, Paul Hurstfield, Emily Aston, George Newton ..
Directed by: Shane Meadows
Release date: 2004-09-29
8.

The Punisher

5.1
6.4/10 IMDB

When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.

Starring: Thomas Jane, John Travolta, Will Patton, Roy Scheider, Laura Harring, Ben Foster, Samantha Mathis, James Carpinello, A. Russell Andrews, Eddie Jemison ..
Directed by: Jonathan Hensleigh
Release date: 2004-04-15
9.

Mean Creek

5.1
7.2/10 IMDB

Teenagers living in small-town Oregon take a boat trip for a birthday celebration. When they get an idea to play a mean trick on the town bully, it suddenly goes too far. Soon they're forced to deal with the unexpected consequences of their actions.

Starring: Rory Culkin, Scott Mechlowicz, Trevor Morgan, Josh Peck, Ryan Kelley, Carly Schroeder, Branden Williams ..
Directed by: Jacob Aaron Estes
Release date: 2004-01-15
10.

White Chicks

5.1
5.6/10 IMDB

Two FBI agent brothers, Marcus and Kevin Copeland, accidentally foil a drug bust. As punishment, they are forced to escort a pair of socialites to the Hamptons, where they're going to be used as bait for a kidnapper. But when the girls realize the FBI's plan, they refuse to go. Left without options, Marcus and Kevin decide to pose as the sisters, transforming themselves from African-American men into a pair of blonde, white women.

Starring: Shawn Wayans, Marlon Wayans, Jaime King, Frankie Faison, Maitland Ward, Anne Dudek, Lochlyn Munro, John Heard, Busy Philipps, Jessica Cauffiel ..
Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans
Release date: 2004-06-23

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