Best Crime Movies of 2013

1.

The Wolf of Wall Street

6.8
8.2/10

A New York stockbroker refuses to cooperate in a large securities fraud case involving corruption on Wall Street, corporate banking world and mob infiltration. Based on Jordan Belfort's autobiography.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Jonah Hill, Margot Robbie, Kyle Chandler, Rob Reiner
Directed by: Martin Scorsese
Release date: 2013-12-25
2.

Prisoners

6.6
8.1/10

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts. But just how far will this desperate father go to protect his family?

Starring: Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Paul Dano, Maria Bello, Melissa Leo
Directed by: Denis Villeneuve
Release date: 2013-09-18
3.

Fast & Furious 6

6.1
7.1/10

Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets convoluted also facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.

Starring: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson, Jordana Brewster, Michelle Rodriguez
Directed by: Justin Lin
Release date: 2013-05-21
4.

Now You See Me

6.1
7.3/10

An FBI agent and an Interpol detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances and reward their audiences with the money.

Starring: Jesse Eisenberg, Mark Ruffalo, Woody Harrelson, Mélanie Laurent, Isla Fisher
Directed by: Louis Leterrier
Release date: 2013-05-29
5.

The Place Beyond the Pines

5.8
7.3/10

A motorcycle stunt rider considers committing a crime in order to provide for his wife and child, an act that puts him on a collision course with a cop-turned-politician.

Starring: Ryan Gosling, Bradley Cooper, Eva Mendes, Dane DeHaan, Emory Cohen
Directed by: Derek Cianfrance
Release date: 2013-03-20
6.

American Hustle

5.8
7.2/10

A conman and his seductive partner are forced to work for a wild FBI agent, who pushes them into a world of Jersey power-brokers and the Mafia.

Starring: Christian Bale, Amy Adams, Bradley Cooper, Jennifer Lawrence, Jeremy Renner
Directed by: David O. Russell
Release date: 2013-12-12
7.

Side Effects

5.6
7.1/10

A woman turns to prescription medication as a way of handling her anxiety concerning her husband's upcoming release from prison.

Starring: Jude Law, Rooney Mara, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Channing Tatum, Vinessa Shaw
Directed by: Steven Soderbergh
Release date: 2013-02-07
8.

Trance

5.5
6.9/10

A violent gang enlists the help of a hypnotherapist in an attempt to locate a painting which somehow vanished in the middle of a heist.

Starring: James McAvoy, Vincent Cassel, Rosario Dawson, Matt Cross, Danny Sapani
Directed by: Danny Boyle
Release date: 2013-03-27
9.

Out of the Furnace

5.5
6.8/10

Two brothers live in the economically-depressed Rust Belt, when a cruel twist of fate lands one in prison. His brother is then lured into one of the most violent crime rings in the Northeast.

Starring: Christian Bale, Zoe Saldana, Woody Harrelson, Sam Shepard, Willem Dafoe
Directed by: Scott Cooper
Release date: 2013-12-06
10.

The Call

5.5
6.7/10

Jordan Turner is an experienced 911 operator but when she makes an error in judgment and a call ends badly, Jordan is rattled and unsure if she can continue. But when teenager Casey Welson is abducted in the back of a man's car and calls 911, Jordan is the one called upon to use all of her experience, insights and quick thinking to help Casey escape, and not just to save her, but to make sure the man is brought to justice.

Starring: Halle Berry, Abigail Breslin, Morris Chestnut, Michael Eklund, David Otunga
Directed by: Brad Anderson
Release date: 2013-03-14
11.

2 Guns

5.5
6.7/10

A DEA agent and an undercover Naval Intelligence officer who have been tasked with investigating one another find they have been set up by the mob -- the very organization the two men believe they have been stealing money from.

Starring: Denzel Washington, Mark Wahlberg, Paula Patton, Bill Paxton, Fred Ward
Directed by: Baltasar Kormákur
Release date: 2013-08-02
12.

RED 2

5.4
6.6/10

Retired C.I.A. agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.

Starring: Bruce Willis, Catherine Zeta-Jones, Anthony Hopkins, Helen Mirren, John Malkovich
Directed by: Dean Parisot
Release date: 2013-07-18
13.

The Family

5.1
6.3/10

The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the witness protection program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging as their old habits die hard.

Starring: Robert De Niro, Michelle Pfeiffer, Dianna Agron, John D'Leo, Tommy Lee Jones
Directed by: Luc Besson
Release date: 2013-09-13
14.

Blue Ruin

5.1
7.1/10

When the quiet life of a beach bum is upended by dreadful news, he sets off for his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. However, he proves an inept assassin and finds himself in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.

Starring: Macon Blair, Devin Ratray, Amy Hargreaves, Kevin Kolack, Eve Plumb
Directed by: Jeremy Saulnier
Release date: 2013-09-09
15.

Filth

5.1
7.1/10

A bigoted junkie cop suffering from bipolar disorder and drug addiction manipulates and hallucinates his way through the festive season in a bid to secure promotion and win back his wife and daughter.

Starring: James McAvoy, Jamie Bell, Eddie Marsan, Imogen Poots, Joanne Froggatt
Directed by: Jon S. Baird
Release date: 2013-09-23
16.

The Last Stand

5.0
6.4/10

Ray Owens is sheriff of the quiet US border town of Sommerton Junction after leaving the LAPD following a bungled operation. Following his escape from the FBI, a notorious drug baron, his gang, and a hostage are heading toward Sommerton Junction where the police are preparing to make a last stand to intercept them before they cross the border. Owens is reluctant to become involved but ultimately joins in with the law enforcement efforts

Starring: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Forest Whitaker, Rodrigo Santoro, Johnny Knoxville, Jaimie Alexander
Directed by: Kim Jee-woon
Release date: 2013-01-12
17.

Alan Partridge: Alpha Papa

4.9
6.9/10

Alan Partridge has had many ups and downs in life—national television broadcaster; responsible for killing a guest on live TV; local radio broadcaster; nervous breakdown in Dundee; and a self-published book that was subsequently recalled and pulped. Alan tries to salvage his public career while negotiating a potentially violent turn of events at North Norfolk Digital Radio.

Starring: Steve Coogan, Anna Maxwell Martin, Nigel Lindsay, Simon Greenall, Colm Meaney
Directed by: Declan Lowney
Release date: 2013-07-24
18.

Parker

4.9
6.2/10

A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.

Starring: Jason Statham, Jennifer Lopez, Nick Nolte, Michael Chiklis, Clifton Collins Jr.
Directed by: Taylor Hackford
Release date: 2013-01-23
19.

Zulu

4.8
6.7/10
Zulu
As a child, Ali Neuman narrowly escaped being murdered by Inkhata, a militant political party at war with Nelson Mandela's African National Congress. Only he and his mother survived the carnage of those years. But as with many survivors, the psychological scars remain.
Starring: Orlando Bloom, Forest Whitaker, Conrad Kemp, Inge Beckmann, Tinarie Van Wyk-Loots
Directed by: Jérôme Salle
Release date: 2013-12-04
20.

Cheap Thrills

4.7
6.7/10
Cheap Thrills
Recently fired and facing eviction, a new dad has his life turned upside down when he meets a wealthy couple who offer a path to financial security... but at a price.
Starring: Pat Healy, Ethan Embry, Sara Paxton, David Koechner, Amanda Fuller
Directed by: E.L. Katz
Release date: 2013-03-08

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