Crime

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7420.City of Lies

COL
Genre: Biography , Crime , Drama , Mystery , Thriller
Directed by: Brad Furman
Starring: Johnny Depp , Forest Whitaker , Toby Huss , Dayton Callie

Plot: Russell Poole and Jack Jackson investigate the murders of rappers Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur.

SHAFT

7419.Shaft (98%)

SHAFT
Genre: Action , Comedy , Crime
Directed by: Tim Story
Starring: Samuel L. Jackson , Jessie T. Usher , Richard Roundtree , Regina Hall

Plot: JJ, aka John Shaft Jr. (Usher), 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 (Jackson) agrees to help his progeny navigate Harlem’s heroin-infested underbelly. And while JJ’s own FBI analyst’s badge may clash with his dad’s trademark leather coat, there’s no denying family. Besides, Shaft’s got an agenda of his own, and a score to settle that’s professional and
personal.

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7416.Vault

vault
Genre: Crime | Drama
Directed by: Tom DeNucci
Starring: Theo Rossi, Clive Standen, Samira Wiley

Plot: Vault tells a story about a group of small time criminals in 1975 who attempt to pull off the biggest heist in American history; stealing over $30 million from the Mafia in the smallest state in the union, Rhode Island.

CRYPTO

7413.Crypto

CRYPTO
Genre: Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: John Stalberg Jr.
Starring: Alexis Bledel, Vincent Kartheiser, Luke Hemsworth

Plot: Demoted back to his hometown. A young Wall Street banker is drawn into investigating a tangled web of corruption and fraud in Upstate New York. Affecting both his personal life and business career.

DOMINO

7397.Domino

DOMINO
Genre: Crime | Thriller
Directed by: Brian De Palma
Starring: Nikolaj Coster-Waldau, Carice van Houten, Guy Pearce

Plot: A Copenhagen police officer seeks justice for his partner’s murder by a mysterious man.

AVIGIL

7396.A Vigilante

AVIGIL
Genre: Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller
Directed by: Sarah Daggar-Nickson
Starring: Olivia Wilde, Morgan Spector, Betsy Aidem

Plot: A vigilante helps victims escape their domestic abusers.

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7393.Stockholm

stoho
Genre: Comedy | Crime | Drama
Directed by: Robert Budreau
Starring: Mark Strong, Noomi Rapace, Ethan Hawke

Plot: Based on the absurd but true 1973 bank heist and hostage crisis in Stockholm that was documented in the New Yorker as the origins of the ‘Stockholm Syndrome’.

AVENGME

7386.Avengement

AVENGME
Genre: Action | Crime
Directed by: Jesse V. Johnson
Starring: Scott Adkins, Craig Fairbrass, Thomas Turgoose

Plot: While released on furlough from prison, a lowly criminal evades his guards and returns to his old haunts to take revenge on the people that made him a cold-hearted killer. It’s an epic, bloody battle to search for the soul he lost years ago on the streets of an unforgiving city.

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7376.See You Yesterday

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Genre: Action | Adventure | Crime | Drama | Sci-Fi | Thriller
Directed by: Stefon Bristol
Starring: Eden Duncan-Smith, Dante Crichlow, Astro

Plot: After her brother is killed in a miscarriage of justice, aspiring inventor Claudette ‘CJ’ Walker uses her scientific mind to create two time machines, one for her, and the other for her friend Sebastian. As they use the machines to try and alter the day CJ’s brother died, they come to learn the ultimatum of time travel: All Actions Have Consequences.

BD2

7372.Backdraft 2

BD2
Genre: Action | Crime | Drama
Directed by: Gonzalo López-Gallego
Starring: Donald Sutherland, William Baldwin, Joe Anderson

Plot: The sequel to the 1991 hit, follows an investigator with the Chicago F.D., who has to track down an arms dealers who use deadly fires as a distraction.

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7371.John Wick 3 (98%)

JOWI3
Genre: Action | Crime | Thriller
Directed by: Chad Stahelski
Starring: Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Ian McShane

Plot: In this third installment of the adrenaline-fueled action franchise, skilled assassin John Wick (Keanu Reeves) 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.

BATVSTMNT

7365.Batman vs Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles

BATVSTMNT
Genre: Animation | Action | Adventure | Comedy | Crime | Fantasy | Sci-Fi
Directed by: Jake Castorena
Starring: Troy Baker, Eric Bauza, Darren Criss

Plot: Batman, Batgirl and Robin forge an alliance with The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles to fight against the Turtles’ sworn enemy, The Shredder, who has teamed up with Ra’s Al Ghul and The League Of Assassins.

ESEV

7351.Extremely Wicked Shockingly Evil and Vile

ESEV
Genre: Biography | Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Joe Berlinger
Starring: Lily Collins, Zac Efron, Angela Sarafyan

Plot: A courtroom frenzy ensues and sweeps 1970s America when a young single mother reluctantly tips the attention of a widespread manhunt toward her longtime boyfriend, Ted Bundy.

LITTWO

7347.Little Woods

LITTWO
Genre: Crime | Drama | Western
Directed by: Nia DaCosta
Starring: Tessa Thompson, Lily James, Luke Kirby

Plot: A modern Western that tells the story of two sisters, Ollie and Deb, who are driven to work outside the law to better their lives. For years, Ollie has illicitly helped the struggling residents of her North Dakota oil boomtown access Canadian health care and medication. When the authorities catch on, she plans to abandon her crusade, only to be dragged in even deeper after a desperate plea for help from her sister.

RBC

7339.Ruben Brandt Collector

RBC
Genre: Animation | Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: Milorad Krstic
Starrings: Iván Kamarás, Gabriella Hámori, Zalán Makranczi

Plot: A psychotherapist suffers violent nightmares inspired by legendary works of art. Four of his patients, expert thieves, offer to steal the works, since he believes that once he owns them, the nightmares will disappear. He becomes a wanted criminal know as “The Collector”. Who will dare to catch him and his gang?

THWM

7313.The Highwaymen

THWM
Genre: Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller
Directed by: John Lee Hancock
Starring: Kevin Costner, Woody Harrelson, Kim Dickens

Plot: The outlaws made headlines. The lawmen made history. From director John Lee Hancock (The Blind Side), THE HIGHWAYMEN follows the untold story of the legendary detectives who brought down Bonnie and Clyde. When the full force of the FBI and the latest forensic technology aren’t enough to capture the nation’s most notorious criminals, two former Texas Rangers (Kevin Costner and Woody Harrelson) must rely on their gut instincts and old school skills to get the job done.

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7308.The Belly of the Whale

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Genre: Crime | Drama
Directed by: Morgan Bushe
Starring: Art Parkinson, Michael Smiley, Lewis MacDougall

Plot: Two down-and-outs bonded together in misfortune devise a plan to rob a small town amusement arcade.

DRAC

7302.Dragged Across Concrete

DRAC
Genre: Action | Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: S. Craig Zahler
Starring: Jennifer Carpenter, Mel Gibson, Michael Jai White

Plot: The script centers on two policemen, one an old-timer (Gibson), the other his volatile younger partner (Vaughn), who find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics become 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.

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7299.The Mule

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Genre: Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller
Directed by: Clint Eastwood
Starring: Clint Eastwood, Bradley Cooper, Taissa Farmiga

Plot: Earl Stone is an 88-year-old horticulturist and Korean War veteran who is facing financial ruin and is estranged from his family. Desperate for money, he becomes a “mule” transporting cocaine from El Paso to Chicago. He becomes a sort of “Robin Hood” with his ill gotten money, renovating his VFW Post and paying for his gran-daughter’s wedding. He makes peace with his ex wife before her death as the DEA and the cartel close in on him..

FSM

7297.Finding Steve McQueen

FSM
Genre: Crime | Romance
Directed by: Mark Steven Johnson
Starring: Travis Fimmel, William Fichtner, Rachael Taylor

Plot: In 1972, a gang of close-knit thieves from Youngstown, Ohio attempt to steal $30 million in illegal contributions and blackmail money from President Richard Nixon’s secret fund.

TRIPFRO

7295.Triple Frontier

TRIPFRO
Genre: Action | Adventure | Crime | Drama | Thriller
Directed by: J.C. Chandor
Starring: Adria Arjona, Ben Affleck, Charlie Hunnam

Plot: Five former Special Forces operatives reunite to plan a heist in a sparsely populated multi-border zone of South America. For the first time in their prestigious careers these unsung heroes undertake this dangerous mission for self instead of country. But when events take an unexpected turn and threaten to spiral out of control, their skills, their loyalties and their morals are pushed to a breaking point in an epic battle for survival.

HAW

7216.Holmes & Watson (100%)

HAW
Genres: Adventure | Comedy | Crime | Mystery
Director: Etan Cohen
Stars: Will Ferrell, John C. Reilly, Ralph Fiennes

A humorous take on Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic mysteries featuring Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson.

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7270.Toy Gun

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Genre: Action | Comedy | Crime
Directed by: Marco Serafini
Starring: Luke Allen-Gale, Federico Castelluccio, John Hannah

Plot: THE TOY GUN is a funny dark comedy about a character who looks to show the world the despair his ex-wife has left him in through a poorly thought out gesture, only to find himself worthy to move on thanks to the advice of his reformed ex-con neighbor and his newfound, albeit stolen, cash injection.

LONDONFIE

7257.London Fields

LONDONFIE
Genre: Crime | Mystery | Thriller
Directed by: Mathew Cullen
Starring: Amber Heard, Gemma Chan, Cara Delevingne

Plot: Clairvoyant femme fatale Nicola Six has been living with a dark premonition of her impending death by murder. She begins a tangled love affair with three uniquely different men: one of whom she knows will be her murderer.

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7253.Destroyer

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Nominated for 1 Golden Globe.
Genre: Action | Crime | Drama | Mystery | Thriller
Directed by: Karyn Kusama
Starring: Nicole Kidman, Toby Kebbell, Tatiana Maslany

Plot: Destroyer follows the moral and existential odyssey of LAPD detective Erin Bell who, as a young cop, was placed undercover with a gang in the California desert with tragic results. When the leader of that gang re-emerges many years later, she must work her way back through the remaining members and into her own history with them to finally reckon with the demons that destroyed her past.

CYEFM

7236.Can You Ever Forgive Me

CYEFM
Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Genre: Biography | Comedy | Crime | Drama
Directed by: Marielle Heller
Starring: Melissa McCarthy, Richard E. Grant, Dolly Wells

Plot: Lee Israel (Melissa McCarthy) made her living in the 1970’s and 80’s profiling the likes of Katharine Hepburn, Tallulah Bankhead, Estee Lauder and journalist Dorothy Kilgallen. When Lee is no longer able to get published because she has fallen out of step with current tastes, she turns her art form to deception, abetted by her loyal friend Jack (Richard E. Grant). An adaptation of the memoir “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” relays the true story of the best-selling celebrity biographer (and friend to cats).

POLAR

7235.Polar

POLAR
Genre: Action | Crime
Directed by: Jonas Åkerlund
Starring: Katheryn Winnick, Mads Mikkelsen, Vanessa Hudgens

Plot: The world’s top assassin, Duncan Vizla, is settling into retirement when his former employer marks him as a liability to the firm. Against his will, he finds himself back in the game going head to head with an army of younger killers.

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7234.If Beale Street Could Talk

IBSCT
Nominated for 3 Oscars.
Genre: Crime | Drama | Romance
Directed by: Barry Jenkins
Starring: KiKi Layne, Stephan James, Regina King

Plot: Baldwin’s novel “follows Tish, a newly engaged Harlem woman who races against the clock to prove her lover’s innocence while carrying their first born child. It’s a celebration of love told through the story of a young couple, their families, and their lives.”

GOSNELL

7233.Gosnell The Trial of Americas Biggest Serial Killer

GOSNELL
Genre: Crime | Drama
Directed by: Nick Searcy
Starring: Janine Turner, Michael Beach, Dean Cain

Plot: This police/court room drama is based on actual information on Dr. Kermit Gosnell (played by Earl Billings) who for decades ran a Philadelphia inner-city abortion clinic. In 2010, Philadelphia Police Detectives Wood (Dean Cain) and Stark (Alfonzo Rachel), with DEA and FBI agents, raid the clinic for evidence of illegal prescription drug sales. They are shocked by the clinic’s filthy conditions, bags of aborted fetuses in hallways, and fetal body parts stored in a refrigerator. Interviewing clinic workers, they learn: patients are given anesthesia by untrained assistants; one patient died on the operating table from an anesthesia overdose; abortions were performed on babies older than 24 weeks; and some babies were delivered alive, after which Dr. Gosnell cut their spinal cord with scissors. The detectives take the bagged bodies to the coroner and bring the situation to the attention of DA Dan Molinari (Michael Beach). An Assistant DA (Sara Jane Morris) agrees to prosecute the murder …

WIDOWS

7140.Widows (100%)

WIDOWS
Genre: Crime | Drama | Romance | Thriller
Directed by: Steve McQueen
Starring: Viola Davis, Michelle Rodriguez, Elizabeth Debicki

Plot: “Widows” is the story of four women with nothing in common except a debt left behind by their dead husbands’ criminal activities. Set in contemporary Chicago, amid a time of turmoil, tensions build when Veronica (Viola Davis), Alice (Elizabeth Debicki), Linda (Michelle Rodriguez) and Belle (Cynthia Erivo) take their fate into their own hands and conspire to forge a future on their own terms.