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100 Best Crime Dramas

Crime films, in the broadest sense, is a film genre inspired by and analogous to the crime fiction literary genre. Films of this genre generally involve various aspects of crime and its detection. Stylistically, the genre may overlap and combine with many other genres, such as drama or gangster film, but also include comedy, and, in turn, is divided into many sub-genres, such as mystery, suspense or noir.
Crime Films are one of eleven super-genres in his screenwriters' taxonomy, claiming that all feature length narrative films can be classified by these super-genres. The other ten super-genres are Action, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Science Fiction, Slice of Life, Sports, Thriller, War and Western. Chinatown would be an example of a film that is a drama crime film that is also a noir mystery.
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Chinatown (1974)
Chinatown (1974)
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Pulp Fiction (1994)
Pulp Fiction (1994)
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The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
The Silence of the Lambs (1991)
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The Godfather (1972)
The Godfather (1972)
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Goodfellas (1990)
Goodfellas (1990)
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A Clockwork Orange (1971)
A Clockwork Orange (1971)
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Taxi Driver (1976)
Taxi Driver (1976)
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Fargo (1996)
Fargo (1996)
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9
Se7en (1995)
Se7en (1995)
10
No Country for Old Men (2007)
No Country for Old Men (2007)
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The Departed (2006)
The Departed (2006)
12
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
The Godfather: Part II (1974)
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Reservoir Dogs (1992)
Reservoir Dogs (1992)
14
12 Angry Men (1957)
12 Angry Men (1957)
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The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
The Wolf of Wall Street (2013)
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Scarface (1983)
Scarface (1983)
17
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
To Kill a Mockingbird (1962)
18
L.A. Confidential (1997)
L.A. Confidential (1997)
19
Leon: The Professional (1994)
Leon: The Professional (1994)
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Zodiac (2007)
Zodiac (2007)
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21
Drive (2011)
Drive (2011)
22
Heat (1995)
Heat (1995)
23
City of God (2002)
City of God (2002)
24
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
25
On the Waterfront (1954)
On the Waterfront (1954)
26
Casino (1995)
Casino (1995)
27
Prisoners (2013)
Prisoners (2013)
28
Double Indemnity (1944)
Double Indemnity (1944)
29
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
Once Upon a Time in America (1984)
30
Nightcrawler (2014)
Nightcrawler (2014)
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The Night of the Hunter (1955)
The Night of the Hunter (1955)
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Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
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33
The Sting (1973)
The Sting (1973)
34
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
35
Rashomon (1950)
Rashomon (1950)
36
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
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In Bruges (2008)
In Bruges (2008)
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Jackie Brown (1997)
Jackie Brown (1997)
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Mystic River (2003)
Mystic River (2003)
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Touch of Evil (1958)
Touch of Evil (1958)
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