Best Crime Movies of 2019 (So Far)

1.

Once Upon a Time in Hollywood

6.7
8.2/10

A faded television actor and his stunt double strive to achieve fame and success in the film industry during the final years of Hollywood's Golden Age in 1969 Los Angeles.

Starring: Leonardo DiCaprio, Brad Pitt, Margot Robbie, Emile Hirsch, Margaret Qualley
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino
Release date: 2019-07-25
2.

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum

6.4
7.8/10

Super-assassin John Wick returns with a $14 million price tag on his head and an army of bounty-hunting killers on his trail. After killing a member of the shadowy international assassin’s guild, the High Table, John Wick is excommunicado, but the world’s most ruthless hit men and women await his every turn.

Starring: Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Ian McShane, Laurence Fishburne, Anjelica Huston
Directed by: Chad Stahelski
Release date: 2019-05-15
3.

Extremely Wicked, Shockingly Evil and Vile

5.6
6.7/10

A chronicle of the crimes of Ted Bundy, from the perspective of his longtime girlfriend, Elizabeth Kloepfer, who refused to believe the truth about him for years.

Starring: Zac Efron, Lily Collins, Kaya Scodelario, John Malkovich, Jeffrey Donovan
Directed by: Joe Berlinger
Release date: 2019-05-02
4.

The Act

5.3
8.1/10

Dee Dee Blanchard is overprotective of her daughter, Gypsy, who is trying to escape the toxic relationship she has with her mother. Gypsy's quest for independence opens up a Pandora's box of secrets, which ultimately leads to murder. The stranger-than-fiction true-crime series is based on a 2016 BuzzFeed article that detailed the shocking 2015 crime. Oscar winner Patricia Arquette and Oscar nominee Chloë Sevigny star in the Hulu original series.

Starring: Joey King, Patricia Arquette, Chloë Sevigny, AnnaSophia Robb, Calum Worthy
Directed by: Laure de Clermont-Tonnerre, Steven Piet
Release date: 2019-03-20
5.

Triple Frontier

5.2
6.5/10

Struggling to make ends meet, former special ops soldiers reunite for a high-stakes heist: stealing $75 million from a South American drug lord.

Starring: Ben Affleck, Oscar Isaac, Charlie Hunnam, Garrett Hedlund, Pedro Pascal
Directed by: J. C. Chandor
Release date: 2019-03-06
6.

Murder Mystery

5.1
6.0/10

After attending a gathering on a billionaire's yacht during a European vacation, a New York cop and his wife become prime suspects when he's murdered.

Starring: Adam Sandler, Jennifer Aniston, Luke Evans, Gemma Arterton, Adeel Akhtar
Directed by: Kyle Newacheck
Release date: 2019-06-14
7.

Dragged Across Concrete

5.0
7.0/10

Two policemen, one an old-timer, the other his volatile younger partner, find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics becomes the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers descend into the criminal underworld to gain their just due, but instead find far more than they wanted awaiting them in the shadows.

Starring: Mel Gibson, Vince Vaughn, Tory Kittles, Michael Jai White, Jennifer Carpenter
Directed by: S. Craig Zahler
Release date: 2019-02-21
8.

The Highwaymen

4.9
7.0/10

In 1934, Frank Hamer and Manny Gault, two former Texas Rangers, are commissioned to put an end to the wave of vicious crimes perpetrated by Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow, a notorious duo of infamous robbers and cold-blooded killers who nevertheless are worshiped by the public.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson, Kathy Bates, John Carroll Lynch, Thomas Mann
Directed by: John Lee Hancock
Release date: 2019-03-15
9.

Shaft

4.6
6.4/10

JJ, aka John Shaft Jr., may be a cyber security expert with a degree from MIT, but to uncover the truth behind his best friend’s untimely death, he needs an education only his dad can provide. Absent throughout JJ’s youth, the legendary locked-and-loaded John Shaft agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly.

Starring: Jessie Usher, Samuel L. Jackson, Richard Roundtree, Alexandra Shipp, Regina Hall
Directed by: Tim Story
Release date: 2019-06-14
10.

Batman: Hush

3.7
7.0/10

A mysterious new villain known only as Hush uses a gallery of villains to destroy Batman's crime-fighting career as well as Bruce Wayne's personal life, which has been further complicated by a relationship with Selina Kyle/Catwoman.

Starring: Jason O'Mara, Kevin Conroy, Jennifer Morrison, Steve Blum, Maury Sterling
Directed by: Justin Copeland
Release date: 2019-07-19
11.

Once Upon a Time in London

3.6
7.1/10

Billy Hill and Jack 'Spot' Comer were among the most notorious criminals in London up until the 1950s. Dramatising the violent reign of two of London's most notorious gangsters, Billy Hill (Leo Gregory) and Jack 'Spot' Comer (Terry Stone), ONCE UPON A TIME IN LONDON charts the legendary rise and fall of a nationwide criminal empire that lasted until the mid-fifties and which paved the way for the notorious Kray Twins and The Richardsons. This is the story of their rise and fall.

Starring: Holly Earl, Dominic Keating, Leo Gregory, Geoff Bell, Terry Stone
Directed by: Simon Rumley
Release date: 2019-04-19
12.

In Full Bloom

3.4
6.8/10
In Full Bloom
Set shortly after the end of World War II, IN FULL BLOOM is a philosophical boxing drama of two fighters from opposite worlds (USA and Japan) who are pulled together for a questionable fight arranged by their unscrupulous managers and the Yakuza.
Starring: Tyler JW Wood, Yusuke Ogasawara, Hiroyuki Watanabe, Timothy V. Murphy, S. Scott McCracken
Directed by: Reza Ghassemi, Adam VillaSenor
Release date: 2019-06-19
13.

City of Lies

3.4
6.4/10

Los Angeles Police Department detective Russell Poole has spent years trying to solve his biggest case -- the murders of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur -- but after two decades, the investigation remains open. Jack Jackson, a reporter desperate to save his reputation and career, is determined to find out why. In search of the truth, the two team up and unravel a growing web of institutional corruption and lies.

Starring: Johnny Depp, Forest Whitaker, Toby Huss, Dayton Callie, Neil Brown Jr.
Directed by: Brad Furman
Release date: 2019-01-10
14.

Finding Steve McQueen

3.3
6.2/10

In 1972, a gang of close-knit thieves from Youngstown, Ohio attempt to steal $30 million in illegal contributions. Based on the true story of the biggest bank heist in US history.

Starring: Travis Fimmel, Forest Whitaker, Rachael Taylor, William Fichtner, Lily Rabe
Directed by: Mark Steven Johnson
Release date: 2019-03-15
15.

Nancy Drew and the Hidden Staircase

3.3
5.7/10

Nancy Drew, a smart high schooler with a penchant for keen observation and deduction, stumbles upon the haunting of a local home. A bit of an outsider struggling to fit into her new surroundings, Nancy and her pals set out to solve the mystery, make new friends, and establish their place in the community

Starring: Sophia Lillis, Laura Slade Wiggins, Zoe Renee, Mackenzie Graham, Andrea Anders
Directed by: Katt Shea
Release date: 2019-03-15
16.

Avengement

3.3
6.4/10

While on a prison furlough, a lowly criminal evades his guards and returns to his old stomping ground to take revenge on the people who turned him into a cold blooded killer.

Starring: Scott Adkins, Craig Fairbrass, Thomas Turgoose, Nick Moran, Kierston Wareing
Directed by: Jesse V. Johnson
Release date: 2019-05-24
17.

The Manson Family Massacre

3.3
6.2/10

A musician begins experiencing terrifying visions when she moves into the house where the Manson Family committed their infamous crimes.

Starring: Lee Bane, Brendee Green, Derek Nelson, Ciaron Davies, Megan Lockhurst
Directed by: Andrew Jones
Release date: 2019-08-05
18.

See You Yesterday

3.3
5.0/10

Two teenagers build time machines to save one's brother from being killed by the police.

Starring: Eden Duncan-Smith, Dante Crichlow, Astro, Marsha Stephanie Blake, Myra Lucretia Taylor
Directed by: Stefon Bristol
Release date: 2019-05-03
19.

Dirty John, The Dirty Truth

3.2
6.1/10

John Meehan created a terrifying trap of seduction, deceit and betrayal for countless victims. The illuminating revelations into his backstory showcase a series of events that flipped switches to create a monster wired for psychopathy. Goffard exposes John’s troubled background that built the foundation for his ominous fantasy world of lies and manipulation. In addition to hearing the Newell family’s terrifying tale, John’s first wife Tonia Bales and her daughters Emily and Abigail Meehan speak out, along with other women from his past who were caught in his web of lies.

Starring: Jordan Block, Keri Bunkers, Johnson Cooley, Paige McGarvin, Debra Newell
Directed by: Sara Mast
Release date: 2019-01-14
20.

Stockholm

3.2
6.2/10

Based on the extraordinary true story of the European city’s 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis that was documented in the 1974 New Yorker article “The Bank Drama” by Daniel Lang. The events grasped the world’s attention when the hostages bonded with their captors and turned against the authorities, giving rise to the psychological phenomenon known as “Stockholm Syndrome.”

Starring: Ethan Hawke, Noomi Rapace, Mark Strong, Christopher Heyerdahl, Bea Santos
Directed by: Robert Budreau
Release date: 2019-04-12

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