Category Archives: Crime

Knives Out (2019)

Release Date : 7 September 2019
Director : Rian Johnson
Genre : Comedy, Crime, Drama
Runtime : 131 min
Stars : Daniel Craig, Chris Evans, Ana de Armas
Story : A detective investigates the death of a patriarch of an eccentric, combative family.

The Lovebirds (2020)

Release Date : 2020
Director : Michael Showalter
Genre : Action, Comedy, Crime
Runtime : 86 min
Stars : Kyle Bornheimer, Kumail Nanjiani, Anna Camp
Story : A couple (Issa Rae and Kumail Nanjiani) experiences a defining moment in their relationship when they are unintentionally embroiled in a murder mystery.

Queen & Slim (2019)

Release Date : 14 November 2019
Director : Melina Matsoukas
Genre : Crime, Drama, Romance
Runtime : 132 min
Stars : Daniel Kaluuya, Jodie Turner-Smith, Bokeem Woodbine
Story : A couple’s first date takes an unexpected turn when a police officer pulls them over.

21 Bridges (2019)

Release Date : 25 September 2019
Director : Brian Kirk
Genre : Action, Crime, Drama
Runtime : 99 min
Stars : Chadwick Boseman, Sienna Miller, J.K. Simmons
Story : An embattled NYPD detective is thrust into a citywide manhunt for a pair of cop killers after uncovering a massive and unexpected conspiracy.

Spenser Confidential (2020)

Release Date : 6 March 2020
Director : Peter Berg
Genre : Action, Comedy, Crime
Runtime : 111 min
Stars : Mark Wahlberg, Winston Duke, Alan Arkin
Story : When two Boston police officers are murdered, ex-cop Spenser teams up with his no-nonsense roommate, Hawk, to take down criminals.

The Gentlemen (2019)

Release Date : 3 December 2019
Director : Guy Ritchie
Genre : Action, Comedy, Crime
Runtime : 113 min
Stars : Matthew McConaughey, Charlie Hunnam, Michelle Dockery
Story : An American expat tries to sell off his highly profitable marijuana empire in London, triggering plots, schemes, bribery and blackmail in an attempt to steal his domain out from under him.

The Host (2020)

Release Date : 17 January 2020
Director : Andy Newbery
Genre : Crime, Horror, Mystery
Runtime : 102 min
Stars : Maryam Hassouni, Mike Beckingham, Dougie Poynter
Story : A opportunity arises for Robert Atkinson, a London banker who risks his bank’s money to leave the mundane behind to start a new life.

The Report (2019)

Release Date : 26 January 2019
Director : Scott Z. Burns
Genre : Biography, Crime, Drama
Runtime : 119 min
Stars : Adam Driver, Corey Stoll, Evander Duck Jr.
Story : Idealistic Senate staffer Daniel J. Jones, tasked by his boss to lead an investigation into the CIA’s post 9/11 Detention and Interrogation Program, uncovers shocking secrets.

The Many Saints of Newark (2020)

Release Date : 24 September 2020
Director : Alan Taylor
Genre : Crime, Drama
Runtime : 100 min
Stars : Vera Farmiga, Jon Bernthal, Billy Magnussen
Story : A look at the formative years of New Jersey gangster, Tony Soprano.

The Night Clerk (2020)

Release Date : 19 February 2020
Director : Michael Cristofer
Genre : Crime, Drama
Runtime : 90 min
Stars : Tye Sheridan, Ana de Armas, Helen Hunt
Story : Voyeuristic hotel clerk becomes the subject of a murder investigation.

The Whistlers (2019)

Release Date : 18 May 2019
Director : Corneliu Porumboiu
Genre : Comedy, Crime
Runtime : 97 min
Stars : Vlad Ivanov, Catrinel Marlon, Rodica Lazar
Story : Not everything is as it seems for Cristi, a policeman who plays both sides of the law. Embarking with the beautiful Gilda on a high-stakes heist, both will have to navigate the twists and turns of corruption, treachery and deception.

Birds of Prey: And the Fantabulous Emancipation of One Harley Quinn (2020)

Release Date : 25 January 2020
Director : Cathy Yan
Genre : Action, Adventure, Crime
Runtime : 109 min
Stars : Margot Robbie, Rosie Perez, Mary Elizabeth Winstead
Story : After splitting with the Joker, Harley Quinn joins superheroes Black Canary, Huntress and Renee Montoya to save a young girl from an evil crime lord.

Death on the Nile (2020)

Release Date : 13 October 2020
Director : Kenneth Branagh
Genre : Crime, Drama, Mystery
Runtime : 90 min
Stars : Gal Gadot, Emma Mackey, Armie Hammer
Story : While on vacation on the Nile, Hercule Poirot must investigate the murder of a young heiress.

The Last Thing He Wanted (2020)

Release Date : 27 January 2020
Director : Dee Rees
Genre : Crime, Drama, Mystery
Runtime : 115 min
Stars : Anne Hathaway, Ben Affleck, Rosie Perez
Story : A veteran D.C. journalist loses the thread of her own narrative when a guilt-propelled errand for her father thrusts her from byline to unwitting subject in the very story she’s trying to break. Adapted from Joan Didion’s namesake novel.

Joker (2019)

Release Date : 31 August 2019
Director : Todd Phillips
Genre : Crime, Drama, Thriller
Runtime : 122 min
Stars : Joaquin Phoenix, Robert De Niro, Zazie Beetz
Story : In Gotham City, mentally troubled comedian Arthur Fleck is disregarded and mistreated by society. He then embarks on a downward spiral of revolution and bloody crime. This path brings him face-to-face with his alter-ego: the Joker.

The Bygone (2019)

Release Date : 8 June 2019
Director : Graham Phillips, Parker Phillips
Genre : Crime, Drama, Mystery
Runtime : 115 min
Stars : Ritchie Coster, Graham Phillips, Jacqueline Toboni
Story : When a young rancher crosses paths with a Lakota girl from a nearby reservation, her mysterious disappearance sparks a search that uncovers a harrowing past and hints at a dire future.

Code 8 (2019)

Release Date : 3 October 2019
Director : Jeff Chan
Genre : Action, Crime, Drama
Runtime : 98 min
Stars : Kari Matchett, Robbie Amell, Penny Eizenga
Story : A super-powered construction worker falls in with a group of criminals in order to raise the funds to help his ill mother.

John Wick: Chapter 3 – Parabellum (2019)

Release Date : 15 May 2019
Director : Chad Stahelski
Genre : Action, Crime, Thriller
Runtime : 131 min
Stars : Keanu Reeves, Halle Berry, Ian McShane
Story : John Wick is on the run after killing a member of the international assassins’ guild, and with a $14 million price tag on his head, he is the target of hit men and women everywhere.

The Laundromat (2019)

Release Date : 1 September 2019
Director : Steven Soderbergh
Genre : Comedy, Crime, Drama
Runtime : 95 min
Stars : Gary Oldman, Antonio Banderas, AJ Meijer
Story : A widow investigates an insurance fraud, chasing leads to a pair of Panama City law partners exploiting the world’s financial system.

Hunter’s Moon (2020)

Release Date : 24 March 2020
Director : Michael Caissie
Genre : Crime, Horror, Thriller
Runtime : 81 min
Stars : Katrina Bowden, Jay Mohr, Will Carlson
Story : A sheriff makes a strange discovery when he’s gets called to an orchard where three teenage sisters have been attacked by a band of young delinquents.