Best Crime Movies of 2006

1.

The Departed

7.0
8.5/10 IMDB

To take down South Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own to infiltrate the underworld, not realizing the syndicate has done likewise. While an undercover cop curries favor with the mob kingpin, a career criminal rises through the police ranks. But both sides soon discover there's a mole among them.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Matt Damon, Jack Nicholson, Mark Wahlberg, Martin Sheen, Ray Winstone, Vera Farmiga, Anthony Anderson, Alec Baldwin, Kevin Corrigan ..
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release date: 2006-10-04
2.

Lucky Number Slevin

6.2
7.7/10 IMDB

Slevin is mistakenly put in the middle of a personal war between the city’s biggest criminal bosses. Under constant watch, Slevin must try not to get killed by an infamous assassin and come up with an idea of how to get out of his current dilemma.

Starring: Josh Hartnett, Bruce Willis, Lucy Liu, Morgan Freeman, Ben Kingsley, Michael Rubenfeld, Peter Outerbridge, Stanley Tucci, Kevin Chamberlin, Dorian Missick ..
Directed by: Paul McGuigan
Release date: 2006-02-24
3.

Inside Man

6.2
7.6/10 IMDB

When an armed, masked gang enter a Manhattan bank, lock the doors and take hostages, the detective assigned to effect their release enters negotiations preoccupied with corruption charges he is facing.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Clive Owen, Jodie Foster, Christopher Plummer, Willem Dafoe, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Kim Director, James Ransone, Carlos Andrés Gómez, Bernie Rachelle ..
Directed by: Spike Lee
Release date: 2006-03-17
4.

Perfume: The Story of a Murderer

6.1
7.5/10 IMDB

Jean-Baptiste Grenouille, born in the stench of 18th century Paris, develops a superior olfactory sense, which he uses to create the world's finest perfumes. However, his work takes a dark turn as he tries to preserve scents in the search for the ultimate perfume.

Starring: Ben Whishaw, Simon Chandler, David Calder, Richard Felix, Birgit Minichmayr, Sian Thomas, Michael Smiley, Alvaro Roque, Franck Lefeuvre, Sam Douglas ..
Directed by: Tom Tykwer
Release date: 2006-09-13
5.

United 93

6.0
7.6/10 IMDB

A real-time account of the events on United Flight 93, one of the planes hijacked on 9/11 that crashed near Shanksville, Pennsylvania when passengers foiled the terrorist plot.

Starring: J.J. Johnson, Polly Adams, Trish Gates, Nancy McDoniel, Opal Alladin, Gary Commock, Starla Benford, Susan Blommaert, David Alan Basche, Richard Bekins ..
Directed by: Paul Greengrass
Release date: 2006-04-28
6.

Cocaine Cowboys

5.5
7.8/10 IMDB

In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago - and it put the city on the map. "Cocaine Cowboys" is the true story of how Miami became the drug, murder and cash capital of the United States, told by the people who made it all happen.

Starring: Jon Roberts, Jorge Ayala, Mickey Munday, Toni Mooney, Nelson Andreu, Al Sunshine ..
Directed by: Billy Corben
Release date: 2006-11-03
7.

This Is England

5.5
7.7/10 IMDB

A story about a troubled boy growing up in England, set in 1983. He comes across a few skinheads on his way home from school, after a fight. They become his new best friends, even like family. Based on experiences of director Shane Meadows.

Starring: Thomas Turgoose, Stephen Graham, Jo Hartley, Andrew Shim, Vicky McClure, Joseph Gilgun, Perry Benson, Andrew Ellis, Jack O'Connell, Rosamund Hanson ..
Directed by: Shane Meadows
Release date: 2006-09-12
8.

Alpha Dog

5.5
6.9/10 IMDB

Johnny Truelove likes to see himself as tough. He's the son of an underworld figure and a drug dealer. Johnny also likes to get tough when things don't go his way. When Jake Mazursky fails to pay up for Johnny, things get worse for the Mazursky family, as Johnny and his 'gang' kidnap Jake's 15 year old brother and holds him hostage. Problem now is what to do with 'stolen boy?'

Starring: Bruce Willis, Matthew Barry, Emile Hirsch, Justin Timberlake, Fernando Vargas, Vincent Kartheiser, Shawn Hatosy, Alex Solowitz, Alec Vigil, Harry Dean Stanton ..
Directed by: Nick Cassavetes
Release date: 2006-01-27
9.

Crank

5.5
6.9/10 IMDB

Chev Chelios, a hit man wanting to go straight, lets his latest target slip away. Then he awakes the next morning to a phone call that informs him he has been poisoned and has only an hour to live unless he keeps adrenaline coursing through his body while he searches for an antidote.

Starring: Jason Statham, Amy Smart, Jose Pablo Cantillo, Efren Ramirez, Dwight Yoakam, Carlos Sanz, Reno Wilson, Edi Gathegi, Glenn Howerton, Jay Xcala ..
Directed by: Brian Taylor, Mark Neveldine
Release date: 2006-08-31
10.

Deliver Us from Evil

5.5
7.9/10 IMDB

Documentary filmmaker Amy Berg investigates the life of 30-year pedophile Father Oliver O'Grady and exposes the corruption inside the Catholic Church that allowed him to abuse countless children. Victims' stories and a disturbing interview with O'Grady offer a view into the troubled mind of the spiritual leader who moved from parish to parish gaining trust ... all the while betraying so many.

Starring: Oliver O'Grady, Thomas P. Doyle, Pope Benedict XVI, Adam, Monsignor Cain, Jane Degroot, Ann Marie Jyono ..
Directed by: Amy J. Berg
Release date: 2006-06-24
11.

Step Up

5.5
6.5/10 IMDB

Everyone deserves a chance to follow their dreams, but some people only get one shot. Tyler Gage is a rebel from the wrong side of Baltimore's tracks and the only thing that stands between him and an unfulfilled life are his dreams of one day making it out of there. Nora is a privileged ballet dancer attending Baltimore's ultra-elite Maryland School of the Arts

Starring: Channing Tatum, Jenna Dewan, Damaine Radcliff, De'Shawn Washington, Mario, Drew Sidora, Rachel Griffiths, Josh Henderson, Tim Lacatena, Alyson Stoner ..
Directed by: Anne Fletcher
Release date: 2006-08-11
12.

16 Blocks

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

An aging cop is assigned the ordinary task of escorting a fast-talking witness from police custody to a courthouse, but they find themselves running the gauntlet as other forces try to prevent them from getting there.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Yasiin Bey, David Morse, Jenna Stern, David Zayas, Casey Sander, Cylk Cozart, Robert Racki, Patrick Garrow, Sasha Roiz ..
Directed by: Richard Donner
Release date: 2006-03-01
13.

Smokin' Aces

5.4
6.6/10 IMDB

When a Las Vegas performer-turned-snitch named Buddy Israel decides to turn state's evidence and testify against the mob, it seems that a whole lot of people would like to make sure he's no longer breathing.

Starring: Ryan Reynolds, Ray Liotta, Joseph Ruskin, Alex Rocco, Wayne Newton, Jeremy Piven, Ben Affleck, Martin Henderson, Common, Christopher Michael Holley ..
Directed by: Joe Carnahan
Release date: 2006-12-09
14.

Running Scared

5.2
7.3/10 IMDB

Joey Gazelle is a low level mobster whose job it is to dispose of "hot" guns from mob killings. But Joey has been hiding these guns in the drywall of his basement, instead of tossing them in the river. When Joey's son and his best friend, Oleg, witness Joey hiding some guns from a botched drug deal, Oleg steals one of the guns and shoots his abusive stepfather with it. Things are bad enough, but Oleg's stepfather happens to be the nephew of a psychotic Russian mob boss, who happens to be in business with Joey's crew on a gasoline scam. But now Joey's got a dirty cop from the botched drug deal on his case, not to mention the hot .38 out there on the street. As well as Oleg, who can connect Joey to the gun. And if Joey manages to make it through the night, he's still got to answer to his wife.

Starring: Paul Walker, Cameron Bright, Vera Farmiga, Chazz Palminteri, Karel Roden, Johnny Messner, Ivana Mili?evi?, Alex Neuberger, Michael Cudlitz, Bruce Altman ..
Directed by: Wayne Kramer
Release date: 2006-01-06
15.

Saw III

5.2
6.2/10 IMDB

Jigsaw has disappeared. Along with his new apprentice Amanda, the puppet-master behind the cruel, intricate games that have terrified a community and baffled police has once again eluded capture and vanished. While city detective scramble to locate him, Doctor Lynn Denlon and Jeff Reinhart are unaware that they are about to become the latest pawns on his vicious chessboard.

Starring: Tobin Bell, Shawnee Smith, Angus Macfadyen, Bahar Soomekh, Dina Meyer, Kim Roberts, Donnie Wahlberg, Leigh Whannell, J. LaRose, Betsy Russell ..
Directed by: Darren Lynn Bousman
Release date: 2006-10-27
16.

The Fast and the Furious: Tokyo Drift

5.2
6.0/10 IMDB

In order to avoid a jail sentence, Sean Boswell heads to Tokyo to live with his military father. In a low-rent section of the city, Shaun gets caught up in the underground world of drift racing

Starring: Lucas Black, Nathalie Kelley, Sung Kang, Shad Moss, Brian Tee, Leonardo Nam, Brian Goodman, Zachery Ty Bryan, Nikki Griffin, Jason Tobin ..
Directed by: Justin Lin
Release date: 2006-06-03
17.

Undisputed II: Last Man Standing

5.1
7.0/10 IMDB

Heavyweight Champ George "Iceman" Chambers is sent to a Russian jail on trumped-up drug charges. In order to win his freedom he must fight against the jailhouse fighting champ Uri Boyka in a battle to the death. This time he is not fighting for a title, he is fighting for his life!

Starring: Michael Jai White, Scott Adkins, Ben Cross, Eli Danker, Mark Ivanir, Ken Lerner, Daisy Lang, Silvio Simac, Ivaylo Geraskov, Valentin Ganev ..
Directed by: Isaac Florentine
Release date: 2006-04-11
18.

Gridiron Gang

5.1
6.9/10 IMDB

Teenagers at a juvenile detention center, under the leadership of their counselor, gain self-esteem by playing football together.

Starring: Dwayne Johnson, Xzibit, L. Scott Caldwell, Leon Rippy, Kevin Dunn, Jade Yorker, David V. Thomas, Setu Taase, Mo McRae, James Earl ..
Directed by: Phil Joanou
Release date: 2006-09-15
19.

Miami Vice

5.0
6.0/10 IMDB

A case involving drug lords and murder in South Florida takes a personal turn for undercover detectives Sonny Crockett and Ricardo Tubbs. Unorthodox Crockett gets involved romantically with the Chinese-Cuban wife of a trafficker of arms and drugs, while Tubbs deals with an assault on those he loves.

Starring: Jamie Foxx, Colin Farrell, Gong Li, Luis Tosar, Naomie Harris, Justin Theroux, Ciarán Hinds, John Ortiz, Elizabeth Rodriguez, Domenick Lombardozzi ..
Directed by: Michael Mann
Release date: 2006-07-27
20.

Find Me Guilty

5.0
7.0/10 IMDB

Based on the true story of Jack DiNorscio, a mobster who defended himself in court for what would be the longest mafia trial in U.S. history.

Starring: Vin Diesel, Alex Rocco, Frank Pietrangolare, Richard DeDomenico, Paul Borghese, Vinny Vella, Frank Adonis, Jerry Grayson, Tony Ray Rossi, Peter Dinklage ..
Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Release date: 2006-03-16
21.

A Guide to Recognizing Your Saints

4.9
6.9/10 IMDB

Dito Montiel, a successful author, receives a call from his long-suffering mother, asking him to return home and visit his ailing father. Dito recalls his childhood growing up in a violent neighborhood in Queens, N.Y., with friends Antonio, Giuseppe, Nerf and Mike.

Starring: Shia LaBeouf, Channing Tatum, Robert Downey Jr., Rosario Dawson, Melonie Diaz, Chazz Palminteri, Olga Merediz, Dianne Wiest, Martin Compston, Laila Liliana Garro ..
Directed by: Dito Montiel
Release date: 2006-09-29
22.

The Pink Panther

4.8
5.6/10 IMDB

When the coach of the France soccer team is killed by a poisoned dart in the stadium in the end of a game, and his expensive and huge ring with the diamond Pink Panther disappears, the ambitious Chief Inspector Dreyfus assigns the worst police inspector Jacques Clouseau to the case.

Starring: Steve Martin, Kevin Kline, Jean Reno, Beyoncé, Emily Mortimer, Henry Czerny, Kristin Chenoweth, Roger Rees, William Abadie, Jason Statham ..
Directed by: Shawn Levy
Release date: 2006-02-10
23.

Big Nothing

4.7
6.7/10 IMDB

A frustrated, unemployed teacher joins forces with a scammer and his girlfriend in a blackmailing scheme.

Starring: David Schwimmer, Simon Pegg, Natascha McElhone, Jon Polito, Mimi Rogers, William Rosenfeld, Alice Eve, Julian Glover, Shauna Shim, Sarah Edmondson ..
Directed by: Jean-Baptiste Andrea
Release date: 2006-12-01
24.

Hollywoodland

4.6
6.5/10 IMDB

The complicated life and controversial suicide of George Reeves is investigated by a fictional private detective who finds that there are reasons to suspect that Reeves may not have killed himself after all. The detective also finds that there is a little of George Reeves in himself, and maybe, each of us.

Starring: Adrien Brody, Diane Lane, Ben Affleck, Bob Hoskins, Lois Smith, Kathleen Robertson, Robin Tunney, Todd Grinnell, Caroline Dhavernas, Molly Parker ..
Directed by: Allen Coulter
Release date: 2006-08-31
25.

Unknown

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

Five men wake up in a locked-down warehouse with no memory of who they are. They are forced to figure out who is good and who is bad to stay alive.

Starring: Jim Caviezel, Greg Kinnear, Bridget Moynahan, Joe Pantoliano, Barry Pepper, Jeremy Sisto, Peter Stormare, Clayne Crawford, Chris Mulkey, Kevin Chapman ..
Directed by: Simón Brand
Release date: 2006-11-03
26.

The Dead Girl

4.6
6.6/10 IMDB

The clues to a young woman's death come together as the lives of seemingly unrelated people begin to intersect.

Starring: Brittany Murphy, Toni Collette, Rose Byrne, Josh Brolin, James Franco, Bruce Davison, Marcia Gay Harden, Piper Laurie, Giovanni Ribisi, Mary Steenburgen ..
Directed by: Karen Moncrieff
Release date: 2006-11-07
27.

Lonely Hearts

4.6
6.4/10 IMDB

Based on a true story. . . . In the late 1940s, Martha Beck and Raymond Fernandez were America’s notorious “Lonely Hearts Killers.” Their lethal scam was simple; they would swindle and then viciously murder lovelorn war widows who would answer their personal ads in which Ray would describe himself as a sexy Latin lover.

Starring: John Travolta, James Gandolfini, Salma Hayek, Jared Leto, Laura Dern, Michael Gaston, Dan Byrd, Alice Krige, Dagmara Domi?czyk, Bailee Madison ..
Directed by: Todd Robinson
Release date: 2006-04-30
28.

The Sentinel

4.5
6.1/10 IMDB

A secret service agent is framed as the mole in an assassination attempt on the president. He must clear his name and foil another assassination attempt while on the run from a relentless FBI agent.

Starring: Michael Douglas, Kiefer Sutherland, Eva Longoria, Martin Donovan, Kim Basinger, Ritchie Coster, Blair Brown, David Rasche, Kristin Lehman, Raynor Scheine ..
Directed by: Clark Johnson
Release date: 2006-04-19
29.

Snakes on a Plane

4.5
5.5/10 IMDB

America is on the search for the murderer Eddie Kim. Sean Jones must fly to L.A. to testify in a hearing against Kim. Accompanied by FBI agent Neville Flynn, the flight receives some unexpected visitors.

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Julianna Margulies, Kenan Thompson, Nathan Phillips, Rachel Blanchard, Flex Alexander, Keith Dallas, Lin Shaye, Bruce James, Sunny Mabrey ..
Directed by: David R. Ellis
Release date: 2006-08-17
30.

Big Momma's House 2

4.3
4.7/10 IMDB

FBI agent Malcolm Turner goes back undercover as Big Momma, a slick-talking, slam-dunking Southern granny with attitude to spare! Now this granny must play nanny to three dysfunctional upper class kids in order to spy on their computer hacked dad.

Starring: Jeanene Fox, Marisol Nichols, Kevin Durand, Josh Flitter, Dan Lauria, Jascha Washington, Kat Dennings, Mark Moses, Zachary Levi, Chloë Grace Moretz ..
Directed by: John Whitesell
Release date: 2006-01-26
31.

Little Man

4.3
4.4/10 IMDB

After leaving the prison, the dwarf criminal Calvin Sims joins to his moron brother Percy to steal an expensive huge diamond in a jewelry for the mobster Walken. They are chased by the police, and Calvin hides the stone in the purse of the executive Vanessa Edwards, whose husband Darryl Edwards wants to have a baby. Percy convinces Calvin to dress like a baby and be left in front of the Edwards's house to get inside the house and retrieve the diamond. Darryl and Vanessa keep Calvin for the weekend and decide to adopt him, while Walken threatens Darryl to get the stone back.

Starring: Marlon Wayans, Shawn Wayans, Kerry Washington, John Witherspoon, Tracy Morgan, Lochlyn Munro, Rob Schneider, David Alan Grier, Dave Sheridan, Anthony Harrison ..
Directed by: Keenen Ivory Wayans
Release date: 2006-08-31
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32.

Drake & Josh Go Hollywood

4.3
6.7/10 IMDB

When Drake and Josh accidentally send their little sister Megan on a plane to L.A., they soon find themselves in the middle of a dangerous situation.

Starring: Drake Bell, Josh Peck, Miranda Cosgrove, Nancy Sullivan, Jonathan Goldstein, David Wachs, Jorge Luis Abreu, Alicia Benavides, Barbara Lee Bragg, Lauren Champey ..
Directed by: Steve Hoefer
Release date: 2006-01-01
33.

Bandidas

4.3
5.7/10 IMDB

Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.

Starring: Penélope Cruz, Salma Hayek, Dwight Yoakam, Steve Zahn, Denis Arndt, Audra Blaser, Sam Shepard, Ismael "East" Carlo, Gary Carlos Cervantes, José María Negri ..
Directed by: Joachim Rønning, Espen Sandberg
Release date: 2006-01-18
34.

Let's Go to Prison

4.3
5.9/10 IMDB

When a career criminal's plan for revenge is thwarted by unlikely circumstances, he puts his intended victim's son in his place by putting him in prison...and then joining him.

Starring: Dax Shepard, Will Arnett, Chi McBride, David Koechner, Dylan Baker, Michael Shannon, Jay Whittaker, Amy Hill, David Darlow, Bob Odenkirk ..
Directed by: Bob Odenkirk
Release date: 2006-11-17
35.

Firewall

4.3
5.8/10 IMDB

State-of-the-art security system creator, Jack Stanfield has cemented his reputation as a man who's thought of everything. But when a criminal finds a way into Jack's personal life, everything Jack holds dear is suddenly at stake.

Starring: Harrison Ford, Paul Bettany, Virginia Madsen, Carly Schroeder, Jimmy Bennett, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Robert Patrick, Robert Forster, Alan Arkin, Matthew Currie Holmes ..
Directed by: Richard Loncraine
Release date: 2006-02-08
36.

The Black Dahlia

4.2
5.6/10 IMDB

Lee Blanchard and Bucky Bleichert are former boxers-turned-cops in 1940s Los Angeles and, when an aspiring young actress turns up dead, Blanchard and Bleichert must grapple with corruption, narcissism, stag films and family madness as they pursue the killer.

Starring: Josh Hartnett, Scarlett Johansson, Aaron Eckhart, Hilary Swank, Mia Kirshner, Mike Starr, Fiona Shaw, Patrick Fischler, James Otis, John Kavanagh ..
Directed by: Brian De Palma
Release date: 2006-09-15
37.

My Super Ex-Girlfriend

4.2
5.2/10 IMDB

When New York architect Matt Saunders dumps his new girlfriend Jenny Johnson - a smart, sexy and reluctant superhero known as G-Girl - she uses her powers to make his life a living hell!

Starring: Uma Thurman, Luke Wilson, Anna Faris, Eddie Izzard, Rainn Wilson, Stelio Savante, John Smith, Wanda Sykes, Margaret Anne Florence, Catherine Reitman ..
Directed by: Ivan Reitman
Release date: 2006-07-20
38.

The Contract

4.2
5.6/10 IMDB

Attempting to recover from a recent family trauma by escaping into the woods for a peaceful hiking trip, an ex-lawman and his young son stumble across a dangerous contract killer.

Starring: Morgan Freeman, John Cusack, Alice Krige, Megan Dodds, Corey Johnson, Jonathan Hyde, Bill Smitrovich, Anthony Warren, Ned Bellamy, Thomas Lockyer ..
Directed by: Bruce Beresford
Release date: 2006-04-05
39.

Payback: Straight Up

4.1
7.4/10 IMDB

With friends like these, who needs enemies? That's the question bad guy Porter is left asking after his wife and partner steal his heist money and leave him for dead -- or so they think. Five months and an endless reservoir of bitterness later, Porter's partners and the crooked cops on his tail learn how bad payback can be.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello, David Paymer, Bill Duke, Deborah Kara Unger, John Glover, William Devane, Lucy Liu, Jack Conley ..
Directed by: Brian Helgeland
Release date: 2006-10-21
Best Crime Movies of 2006 : Payback: Straight Up
40.

Payback: Straight Up

4.1
7.4/10 IMDB

Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge. This is Brian Helgeland's version of Payback (1999). Helgeland was replaced by Paul Abascal as director after Helgeland was fired from the original.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello, David Paymer, Bill Duke, Deborah Kara Unger, John Glover, William Devane, Lucy Liu, Jack Conley ..
Directed by: Brian Helgeland
Release date: 2006-06-03
41.

Hacking Democracy

4.0
7.8/10 IMDB

Documentary film investigating allegations of election fraud during the 2004 U.S. presidential election. Electronic voting machines count approximately 90% of America's votes in county, state and federal elections. The technology is also increasingly being used across the world, including in Canada, the United Kingdom, Europe and Latin America. The film uncovers incendiary evidence from the trash cans of Texas to the ballot boxes of Ohio, exposing secrecy, votes in the trash, hackable software and election officials rigging the presidential recount.Ultimately proving our votes can be stolen without a trace "Hacking Democracy" culminates in the famous 'Hursti Hack'; a duel between the Diebold voting machines and a computer hacker from Finland - with America's democracy at stake.

Starring: James Naughton, Bev Harris, Harri Hursti, Mark Radke, Ion Sancho, Andy Stephenson ..
Directed by: Simon Ardizzone, Russell Michaels
Release date: 2006-11-02
42.

Payback: Straight Up

4.0
7.4/10 IMDB

Porter is shot by his wife and best friend and is left to die. When he survives he plots revenge.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Gregg Henry, Maria Bello, David Paymer, Bill Duke, Deborah Kara Unger, John Glover, William Devane, Lucy Liu, Jack Conley ..
Directed by: Brian Helgeland
Release date: 2006-10-28
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43.

Cracker

3.9
7.7/10 IMDB

After living in Australia for the past decade, Fitz and Judith return to Manchester in 2004 for their daughter Katie's wedding. Drinking too much at the reception, Fitz stumbles through a rambling toast, which only embarrasses the bride. Instead of spending time with his grandson, son of his married son Mark, Fitz opts to join in the investigation of a serial killer who has an apparent dislike of Americans in the wake of the U.S. Invasion of Iraq.

Starring: Robbie Coltrane, Anthony Flanagan, Stefanie Wilmore, Andrea Lowe, Lilli-Ella Kelleher, Barbara Flynn, Kieran O'Brien, Rosina Carbone, John Evans ..
Directed by: Antonia Bird
Release date: 2006-10-30
44.

Freedomland

3.8
5.1/10 IMDB

A black police detective must solve a strange case of a kidnapped boy and deal with a big racial protest.

Starring: Samuel L. Jackson, Julianne Moore, Edie Falco, Aunjanue Ellis, William Forsythe, Anthony Mackie, Peter Friedman, Domenick Lombardozzi, Aasif Mandvi, Philip Bosco ..
Directed by: Joe Roth
Release date: 2006-02-17
45.

Jesse Stone: Night Passage

3.8
7.2/10 IMDB

In this prequel to 'Stone Cold,' LA cop, Jesse Stone relocates to a small town only to find himself immersed in one mystery after the other.

Starring: Tom Selleck, Saul Rubinek, Viola Davis, Kohl Sudduth, Polly Shannon, Mike Starr, Britt Robertson, Liisa Repo-Martell, Stephen McHattie, John Beale ..
Directed by: Robert Harmon
Release date: 2006-01-15
46.

Longford

3.7
7.5/10 IMDB

A portrait of Lord Longford, a tireless British campaigner whose controversial beliefs often resulted in furious political debate and personal conflict.

Starring: Jim Broadbent, Lindsay Duncan, Samantha Morton, Andy Serkis, Kate Miles, Alex Blake, Sarah Crowden, Robert Pugh, Anton Rodgers, Kika Markham ..
Directed by: Tom Hooper
Release date: 2006-10-26
47.

Jesse Stone: Death in Paradise

3.7
7.1/10 IMDB

When Jesse Stone looks into the murder of a teen-age girl whose body is found floating in a local lake, it brings him up against the Boston mob and into the affluent world of a bestselling writer who exploits troubled teens.

Starring: Tom Selleck, Viola Davis, Kohl Sudduth, Orla Brady, Gary Basaraba, John Diehl, Debra Christofferson, Mae Whitman, Edward Edwards, Brendan Kelly ..
Directed by: Robert Harmon
Release date: 2006-04-30
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48.

Marple: Sleeping Murder

3.7
7.2/10 IMDB

Gwenda Halliday, a wealthy young Englishwoman recently emigrated from India, intuitively buys a seaside manor house, where she re-experiences a murder.

Starring: Geraldine McEwan, Russ Abbot, Geraldine Chaplin, Dawn French, Phil Davis ..
Directed by: Edward Hall
Release date: 2006-02-05
49.

London to Brighton

3.7
6.9/10 IMDB

It's 3:07am and two girls burst into a run down London toilet. Joanne is crying her eyes out and her clothing is ripped. Kelly's face is bruised and starting to swell. Duncan Allen lies in his bathroom bleeding to death. Duncan's son finds his father and wants answers. Derek – Kelly's pimp – needs to find Kelly or it will be him who pays.

Starring: Georgia Groome, Johnny Harris, Sam Spruell, Lorraine Stanley, Alexander Morton, Nathan Constance, Jamie Kenna, Chloe Bale, David Keeling, Claudie Blakley ..
Directed by: Paul Andrew Williams
Release date: 2006-12-01
50.

Heavens Fall

3.6
6.6/10 IMDB

Successful New York attorney Sam Leibowitz travels to the South in 1933 to defend nine young black men accused of raping two women on an Alabama freight train.

Starring: Timothy Hutton, David Strathairn, Anthony Mackie, Bill Sage, Azura Skye, James Tolkan, Bill Smitrovich, Maury Chaykin, Joseph Lyle Taylor, Lew Temple ..
Directed by: Terry Green
Release date: 2006-07-20

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