Bank robbery movies

List of the best movies about bank robbery according to visitors: Swordfish, Inside Man, Man on a Ledge, The Bank Job, The Last Heist, Dhoom 3, Public Enemies, Bonnie and Clyde, Takers, At the End of the Tunnel.

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Swordfish (2001)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA, Australia
Duration01:39
CharactersHackers, Spy
PlotBank robbery, Hostage, Robbery, Chase
PlaceLos Angeles
StyleExciting, For men, Tense, Disturbing

Rogue agent Gabriel Shear is determined to get his mitts on $9 billion stashed in a secret Drug Enforcement Administration account. He wants the cash to fight terrorism, but lacks the computer skills necessary to hack into the government mainframe. Enter Stanley Jobson, a n'er-do-well encryption expert who can log into anything.

Inside Man (2006)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:09
CharactersPolice, Thieves
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Confrontation, Investigation, Cheating, Hostage
PlaceUSA, New York
StyleAction, Disturbing, Smart

Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an army of police surrounding the bank, the thief, the cop and a high-profile 'fixer' enter high-stakes negotiations.

Man on a Ledge (2012)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:42
CharactersPolice, Thieves
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Rivalry, Chase, Cheating, Pads
PlaceNew York, USA
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Tense, Disturbing, For men

An ex-cop turned con threatens to jump to his death from a Manhattan hotel rooftop. The NYPD dispatch a female police psychologist to talk him down. However, unbeknownst to the police on the scene, the suicide attempt is a cover for the biggest diamond heist ever pulled.

The Bank Job (2008)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 7.2)
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Australia
Duration01:51
CharactersMafia
PlotBank robbery, On real events, Blackmail, Skirmishes, Robbery
PlaceEngland
StyleAction, Heavy, Disturbing, For men

Terry is a small-time car dealer trying to leave his shady past behind and start a family. Martine is a beautiful model from Terry's old neighbourhood who knows that Terry is no angel. When Martine proposes a foolproof plan to rob a bank, Terry recognises the danger but realises this may be the opportunity of a lifetime. As the resourceful band of thieves burrows its way into a safe-deposit vault at a Lloyds Bank, they quickly realise that, besides millions in riches, the boxes also contain secrets that implicate everyone from London's most notorious underworld gangsters to powerful government figures, and even the Royal Family. Although the heist makes headlines throughout Britain for several days, a government gag order eventually brings all reporting of the case to an immediate halt.

The Last Heist (2016)
Mark6.4 (imdb: 3.5)
Genrehorror, action, thriller
CountryUSA
Duration01:29
CharactersManiacs, Killers
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Survival, Supernatural, Rivalry, Chase
StyleDisturbing, Heavy

A bank heist descends into violent chaos when one of the hostages turns out to be a serial killer. Trapping the well-organized team of bank robbers in the building, the killer is now picking them off one by one.

Dhoom 3 (2013)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 5.4)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryIndia
Duration02:52
CharactersBikers, Clowns, Wizards
PlotBank robbery, Revenge, Rivalry, Robbery, Chase
StyleExciting, For men, Disturbing

To avenge his father's death, a circus entertainer trained in magic and acrobatics turns thief to take down a corrupt bank in Chicago. Two cops from Mumbai are assigned to the case.

Public Enemies (2009)
Mark9 (imdb: 7)
Genremelodrama, drama, crime, biography, history
CountryUSA, Japan
Duration02:20
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, FBI, Special agents, Tough guys, Partners
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Skirmishes, Chase, On real events
StyleAtmospheric, Heavy, Disturbing

Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger's charm and audacity endear him to much of America's downtrodden public, but he's also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the fledgling FBI. Desperate to capture the elusive outlaw, Hoover makes Dillinger his first Public Enemy Number One and assigns his top agent, Melvin Purvis, the task of bringing him in dead or alive.

Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Mark9.4
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:51
CharactersGangsters, Partners, Sheriffs
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Chase, On real events
StyleExciting, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men, To cry, Smart

Bonnie and Clyde is based on the true stories of the gangster pair Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow who in the 1930s began robbing banks in U.S. cities until they were eventually killed. The film is a major landmark in the aesthetic movement known as the New Hollywood.

Takers (2010)
Mark7.8 (imdb: 6.2)
Genreaction, crime
CountryUSA
Duration01:43
CharactersPolice, Partners, Thieves, FBI
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Investigation, Chase
PlaceLos Angeles, Helicopters
StyleDisturbing, Exciting, Tense, For men

A seasoned team of bank robbers, including Gordon Jennings (Idris Elba), John Rahway (Paul Walker), A.J. (Hayden Christensen), and brothers Jake (Michael Ealy) and Jesse Attica (Chris Brown) successfully complete their latest heist and lead a life of luxury while planning their next job. When Ghost (Tip T.I. Harris), a former member of their team, is released from prison he convinces the group to strike an armored car carrying $20 million. As the "Takers" carefully plot out their strategy and draw nearer to exacting the grand heist, a reckless police officer (Matt Dillon) inches closer to apprehending the criminals.

At the End of the Tunnel (2016)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrethriller, crime
CountryArgentina, Spain
Duration01:13
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Computers, Revenge, Fate, Loneliness
StyleTense, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men, Unexpected ending

A paraplegic computer engineer that moves in a wheelchair and works in his basement starts hearing noises and voices of bank-robbers.

The Vault (2017)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 4.8)
Genrehorror, thriller, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:18
CharactersSisters
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Ghosts, Supernatural
StyleAction, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

Two estranged sisters are forced to rob a bank in order to save their brother. But this is no ordinary bank.

Chongqing Hot Pot (2016)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.6)
Genrethriller
CountryChina
PlotBank robbery, Robbery
StyleDisturbing, Action, Tense, Heavy

When three friends open a hot pot restaurant in a former bomb shelter, they discover it’s linked by a single wall to the bank vault next door. While deciding to take the easy money or go to the police, they find out one of the bank’s employees is a former classmate and look to enlist her in deciding their future.

Masterminds (2016)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 5.8)
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA
Duration02:19
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Investigation, On real events
PlaceMexico
StyleTense

A night guard at an armored car company in the Southern U.S. organizes one of the biggest bank heists in American history.

First Kill (2017)
Mark6.6 (imdb: 5)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryCanada, USA, United Kingdom
Duration02:18
CharactersPolice, Snipers, Criminals
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Abduction, Money, Investigation, Cancer, Death, Chase, Cheating, Fear
StyleTense, Exciting, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men, Unexpected ending

A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.

Outlaws and Angels (2016)
Mark7 (imdb: 5.4)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, adventure, western
CountryUSA
Duration01:59
CharactersKillers, Sisters, Hunters, Horses, Cowboys
PlotBank robbery, Weapon, Religious, Seduction
PlaceWild West, Mexico
StyleExciting, Tense, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men

A gang of cold-blooded outlaws narrowly escapes a blood-soaked bank robbery in a grimy frontier town. With a notorious bounty hunter hot on their trail, these nefarious criminals desperately need a place to hide out before night falls. Fate brings them to the home of the Tildons, a seemingly innocent family with two feisty daughters. As the men settle in, an impetuous game of cat and mouse plays out during the cold, black night. Come morning, nothing will ever be the same.

The Dark Knight (2008)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 9)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:32
CharactersSuperhero, Mafia, Psychopath, Heroes, Tough guys
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Rivalry
StyleAtmospheric, Gloomy, Worth watching, Exciting, Heavy

Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but they soon find themselves prey to a reign of chaos unleashed by a rising criminal mastermind known to the terrified citizens of Gotham as the Joker.

Den of Thieves (2018)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7)
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:32
CharactersPolice, Criminals, Tough guys, Thieves, FBI
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Investigation, Divorce, Death, Money, Chase, Cheating
PlaceHotels, Prison
StyleExciting, Tense, For men, Unexpected ending

A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

Billion (2019)
Mark3.6 (imdb: 3.1)
Genreaction, comedy
CountryRussia
Duration02:30
CharactersRich, Parents, Family
PlotMoney, Bank robbery, Robbery

An influential banker is doing everything possible not to share the property with his illegitimate sons. But when he is deprived of all the money, it turns out that only they can help Matthew ... To regain his fortune, the billionaire will be forced to rob his own bank in Monte Carlo. And for this, he will have to perform an even more difficult task: regain the trust of children who grew up without a father ...

Reprisal (2018)
Mark4.8 (imdb: 4.3)
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:09
CharactersCriminals
PlotBank robbery, Abduction, Robbery
StyleAction, Tense

Jacob, a bank manager haunted by a violent heist that took the life of a coworker, teams up with his ex-cop neighbor, James, to bring down the assailant. While the two men work together to figure out the thief’s next move, Gabriel, the highly-trained criminal, is one step ahead. When Gabriel kidnaps Jacob’s wife and daughter, Jacob barrels down a path of bloodshed that initiates an explosive counterattack and brings all three men to the breaking point.

211 (2018)
Mark6.2 (imdb: 4.4)
Genreaction, drama
CountryUSA
Duration02:07
CharactersPolice
PlotBank robbery, Robbery, Skirmishes, Justice
StyleUnexpected ending, Heavy, For men, Tense, Disturbing

Inspired by one of the longest and bloodiest real-life events in police history, Officer Mike Chandler and a young civilian passenger find themselves under-prepared and outgunned when fate puts them squarely in the crosshairs of a daring bank heist in progress by a fearless team of highly-trained and heavily-armed men.




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