Best Crime Movies of 2005


Trapped in the Closet: Chapters 1-12

6.9/10 IMDB

R. Kelly wakes up in a married woman’s bed, and the husband is on his way home, and they get caught, but the husband has secrets of his own, and it all kind of explodes from there, with more characters being introduced, and everyone is sleeping with everyone, and there are a billion secrets and twists and cliffhangers, and also it’s a musical where R. Kelly voices every character.

Starring: R. Kelly, Cat Wilson, Rolando Boyce, LeShay N. Tomlinson, Michael Kenneth Williams, Drevon Cooks, Eric Lane, Rebecca Field, Malik Middleton ..
Directed by: R. Kelly, Jim Swaffield
Release date: 2005-11-01
Best Crime Movies of 2005 : Marple: The Body in the Library

Marple: The Body in the Library

7.1/10 IMDB

A young woman's corpse is dumped in the library of Gossington Hall, home of Jane Marple's friend Dolly Bantry and her husband Arthur. Pompous Chief Constable Melchett suspects a connection with Basil Blake, an arty young man who lives locally but Blake is dismissive when Melchett visits him. Then Superintendent Harper rings from the coastal town of Danemouth. Ruby Keane, a young girl employed as a dancer at the Majestic Hotel there, has gone missing, and her cousin Josie Turner identifies the corpse as Ruby's.

Starring: Geraldine McEwan, Ian Richardson, Tara Fitzgerald, Jamie Theakston, Giles Oldershaw, Joanna Lumley ..
Release date: 2005-05-17
Best Crime Movies of 2005 : McBride: Murder Past Midnight

McBride: Murder Past Midnight

6.7/10 IMDB

McBride is a former cop-turned-defense lawyer with a penchant for taking on "lost cause" cases. After serving as a juror on an attempted murder case, McBride reluctantly agrees to represent the defendant in her retrial. Assisted by the case's former public defender, Phil Newberry, and McBride's ex, Roberta, the three attempt to unravel the mystery of a tycoon nearly poisoned to death, and the many mysteries surrounding the case.

Starring: John Larroquette, Marta DuBois, Matt Lutz, Paula Trickey, William McNamara, Jaime Ray Newman ..
Release date: 2005-02-04
Best Crime Movies of 2005 : A Rape in a Small Town: The Florence Holway Story

A Rape in a Small Town: The Florence Holway Story

7.2/10 IMDB

On Easter Eve, 1991, the normalcy of 76-year-old Florence Holway's rural life came to a shocking, abrupt end when a 26-year-old intruder broke in to her home and brutally raped her. The horrifying attack marked the beginning of the New Hampshire artist and grandmother's 12-year struggle to bring her rapist to justice--and bring change to a flawed legal system.

Starring: Florence Holway ..
Directed by: Jeffrey Chapman
Release date: 2005-01-11
Best Crime Movies of 2005 : Moonlight in Tokyo

Moonlight in Tokyo

6.0/10 IMDB

Intellectually impaired he might be, Jun (Leon Lai) is only dumb but not silly. Abandoned by his family on a trip to Tokyo with only a few notes in his pocket, he thinks he has found his guardian angel when he bumps into a former classmate, Hoi (Chapman To). But Hoi is no angel at all. He is just a grifter on the run from yakuza loan sharks. When Yan (Yang Kuei-mei), the owner of an escort service, is convinced the ingenuous Jun will mark a perfect gigolo, Hoi decides to transform his pal into Tokyo's most sought-after Lothario in order to eke out a living and to pay his debts.

Starring: Leon Lai, Chapman To, Michelle Yip Suen, Yang Kuei-Mei ..
Directed by: Felix Chong, Alan Mak
Release date: 2005-12-29
Best Crime Movies of 2005 : Remedy


4.2/10 IMDB

A NYC artist is witness to his best friend's murder - or was he? Due to a drug problem, he can't recall what happened. Now he is the prime suspect and desperately tries to remember before it's too late.

Starring: Arthur J. Nascarella, Christian Maelen, Jon Doscher, Frank Vincent, Vincent Pastore, Chuck Zito, Rick Aiello, Paul Daniel Frehley, Kelly Michaels, Nicholas Reiner ..
Directed by: Christian Maelen
Release date: 2005-03-29
Best Crime Movies of 2005 : A Murder is Announced

A Murder is Announced

7.5/10 IMDB

The villagers of Chipping Cleghorn are summoned by a newspaper notice to the house of Letitia Blacklock, anticipating a murder game. But things become too real when someone is shot dead.

Release date: 2005-02-01
Best Crime Movies of 2005 : Officer Down

Officer Down

5.2/10 IMDB

A policewoman unwittingly puts her family in danger when she uncovers corruption in her department.

Starring: Sherilyn Fenn, Casper Van Dien, Jerry Kroll, Larry Drake, Ted Shackelford, Richard Gleason, Sam Scarber, Greg McDonald, Joe Ochman, Mario Soto ..
Directed by: Christopher Miller
Release date: 2005-08-01

Bound by Lies

4.0/10 IMDB

When Detecive Max Garrett is assigned to protect the sultry photographer Laura Cross from a ruthless killer, he has no idea what he's in for. The more involved Garrett gets in the case, the more attracted he is to Cross, but as they get closer, so does the killer.

Starring: Stephen Baldwin, Kristy Swanson, Tracy Howe, Charles Malik Whitfield, Natassia Malthe, Kevin Chamberlin, Joel Brooks, Julian Acosta, Gladys Jimenez, Sam Hennings ..
Directed by: Valerie Landsburg
Release date: 2005-02-02

The Hot Spot

4.8/10 IMDB

Robbyn and her luscious band of lascivious babes plan a big heist at a party hosted by Krunch, Robbyn's ex-boyfriend turned rap star who dumped her when he hit it big. TK and Benny, a couple of gatecrashers, are the unwitting foils; this dim-witted duo just wants Krunch to hear their demo, but they just might screw up Robbyn's carefully laid plans.

Starring: Derrick Tate, Madd Marv, Troy Irving, Jayme Vanegas, Gina Hiraizumi, Chonique Sneed, Karla Andrade, Miguel Coleman, Alex Brett, Lia Johnson ..
Directed by: Larenz Tate
Release date: 2005-06-07

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