Movies about bandits

Movies about bandits
List of the best movies about bandits selected by visitors to our site: No Sudden Move, Central Intelligence, Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens, Mother's Day, Shoot the Messenger, Empire State, Snatch, Code 8, Asura: The City of Madness, Chappie.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

No Sudden Move (2021)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genredrama, crime, detective
CharactersGangsters, Mafia, Gangsters, Scammers, Criminals

A group of criminals are brought together under mysterious circumstances and have to work together to uncover what's really going on when their simple job goes completely sideways.

Central Intelligence (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CountryUSA, China
CharactersHackers, CIA, Spy, Gangsters, Terrorists
PlotAdventure, Martial Arts, Money, Friendship, Chase
PlaceAircraft, School, USA, Office
StyleUnexpected ending

After he reunites with an old pal through Facebook, a mild-mannered accountant is lured into the world of international espionage.

Hakata Tonkotsu Ramens (2018)
Markimdb: 7.1
Genreaction, cartoon, anime
CharactersTeens, Gangsters, Heroes
PlotInvestigation, Political, Power, Rivalry
StyleExciting, Serious, By manga, Disturbing

Although the city of Fukuoka might look relatively peaceful at first glance, in actuality it houses a thriving mixture of dangerous individuals such as killers, detectives, and professional revenge seekers right beneath its surface. Among their number is Zenji Banba, a laidback and observant detective who is investigating the work of other hitmen companies in the area. However, Banba might not be the only one with a bone to pick with these organizations, as Xianming Ling, a crossdressing male hitman in the employ of one such company begins getting fed up with his lack of jobs and pay.One day, after Ling's current target commits suicide before the hitman could reach him, his company refuses to pay him even half the amount they were originally supposed to for the assassination. Frustrated, Ling requests another mission and is offered the job of taking out Banba, whom his organization believes has been interfering with their business. However, when Banba arrives at his home and finds the hitman inside, Ling surprisingly doesn't even attempt to kill him. Instead, he offers the detective another option: to join him and form a team. With the offer on the table, exactly how will Banba respond, and just what plans does Ling have in store for the underground world of Fukuoka?

Mother's Day (2010)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersGangsters, Family, Brothers, Mothers
PlotRobbery, Hostage, Power, Rivalry
StyleHeavy, Serious, Disturbing

Crazed members of a sadistic family return to their childhood home to terrorize the new owners.

Shoot the Messenger (2016)
Markimdb: 6.5
Genrethriller, drama, crime
CharactersGangsters, Journalists
PlotOn real events, Investigation, Intrigue

The series follows Daisy Channing, a young reporter trying to balance a messy personal life with a burgeoning career. Things begin to go sideways for Daisy when she witnesses a murder she thinks is gang-related, only to find herself slowly drawn into an interconnected web of criminal and illicit sexual activity that reaches into the corridors of corporate and political power. It's the kind of story that will destroy lives, including those of her own family. With help from lead homicide detective Kevin Lutz, her editor Mary Foster and co-worker Simon Olenski, Daisy uncovers a cover-up so scandalous it could bring down the government.

Empire State (2013)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genredrama, crime
CharactersGangsters, Police
PlotOn real events, Robbery, Investigation
PlaceNew York
StyleExciting, Disturbing

After failing to get into the police academy, Chris Potamitis settles for a security guard job with an armoured truck company. After he makes the mistake of mentioning the company's lax security to his best friend, He's unwittingly drawn into an elaborate scheme to rob the abundant amounts of cash being stored on their premises—resulting in the largest cash heist in U.S.history.

Snatch (2017)
Markimdb: 7
Genrecomedy, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Police, Scammers, Friends
PlotRobbery, Boxing, Skirmishes, Chase, Gems
PlaceEngland, London, Office, Casino
StyleUnexpected ending, Exciting, Black humor

A group of up-and-coming hustlers stumble upon a truckload of stolen gold bullion and are suddenly thrust into the high-stakes world of organized crime.

Code 8 (2019)
Markimdb: 6.1
Genrefantastic, action
CharactersTeens, Gangsters, Heroes, Police, Bodyguards
PlotSurvival, Robbery, Superpowers, Fight, Supernatural
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Serious, Disturbing

In Lincoln City, some inhabitants have extraordinary abilities. Most live below the poverty line, under the close surveillance of a heavily militarized police force. Connor, a construction worker with powers, involves with a criminal gang to help his ailing mother. (Based on the short film “Code 8,” 2016.)

Asura: The City of Madness (2016)
Markimdb: 6.7
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersGangsters, Gangsters, Killers, Police, Criminals
PlotInvestigation, Death, Weapon, Political

A shady cop finds himself in over his head when he gets caught between Internal Affairs and the city’s corrupt mayor, in this scintillating crime drama from Korean maestro Kim Sung-soo (The Warrior).

Chappie (2015)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUSA, South Africa
CharactersRobots, Gangsters, Scientists, Cyborgs, Punks
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Artificial Intelligence, Technology, Consciousness
StyleExciting, Fancy, Touching, Cyberpunk, Serious

Every child comes into the world full of promise, and none more so than Chappie: he is gifted, special, a prodigy. Like any child, Chappie will come under the influence of his surroundings—some good, some bad—and he will rely on his heart and soul to find his way in the world and become his own man. But there's one thing that makes Chappie different from any one else: he is a robot.

Hot Pursuit (2015)
Markimdb: 5.2
Genreaction, comedy, crime
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Gangsters, Killers, Police
PlotLove, Time travel, Skirmishes, Fight, Friendship
PlaceParty, Texas, USA

An uptight by-the-book cop must protect the widow of a drug boss from crooked cops and gunmen.

Trance (2013)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUnited Kingdom, France
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Puzzles, Abduction, Relationship
StyleUnexpected ending, Psychological problems, Action, Twisted plot, Smart

A violent gang enlists the help of a hypnotherapist in an attempt to locate a painting which somehow vanished in the middle of a heist.

Julayi (2012)
Markimdb: 7.3
Genreaction, comedy
CharactersGangsters, Police, Friends
PlotLove, Robbery, Dancing, Adventure, Fight

Julayi is the story of a fun loving guy who does not work and has no aim in life. He falls in love with a young girl and the story turns on how his life has to change to win her love.

Pitbull. Last Dog (2018)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, drama, crime
CharactersGangsters, Police, Friends, Criminals
StyleAction, Fascinating, Heavy, Tense, Serious

A policeman gets killed and the short-staffed police chief sends for a few experienced officers to support him in his fight with organized crime. Meanwhile, a conflict between local gangster groups escalates.

Zootopia (2016)
Markimdb: 8
Genrecomedy, adventure, family, cartoon, crime, detective
CharactersAnimals, Gangsters, Strong women, Rabbits, Police
PlotAdventure, Investigation, Friendship, Chase, Conspiracies
PlaceUSA, Laboratory
StyleDisney, For children, Popular, Smart, For a cozy evening

Determined to prove herself, Officer Judy Hopps, the first bunny on Zootopia's police force, jumps at the chance to crack her first case - even if it means partnering with scam-artist fox Nick Wilde to solve the mystery.

Mad Max: Fury Road (2015)
Markimdb: 8.1
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, adventure
CharactersGangsters, Strong women, Tough guys
PlotSurvival, Disasters, Racing, Apocalypse, Time travel
PlaceDeserts, Australia, USA
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse
StylePopular, Exciting, Spectacular, Heavy, Tense

An apocalyptic story set in the furthest reaches of our planet, in a stark desert landscape where humanity is broken, and most everyone is crazed fighting for the necessities of life. Within this world exist two rebels on the run who just might be able to restore order. There's Max, a man of action and a man of few words, who seeks peace of mind following the loss of his wife and child in the aftermath of the chaos. And Furiosa, a woman of action and a woman who believes her path to survival may be achieved if she can make it across the desert back to her childhood homeland.

Human, Space, Time and Human (2018)
Markimdb: 5.8
CountrySouth Korea
CharactersGangsters, Tourists
StylePsychological problems, Fascinating, Heavy, Gloomy, Depressive

A group of very different people set sail on an old warship. The passengers include a senator with his son, a newly-wed couple, a mysterious old man, a group of sex workers and a gang of violent criminals. At first the aggressive behaviour of the thugs and their leader is directed at the first class passengers, but then more and more indiscriminately against the rest of those on board. Rape is followed by murder and it’s not long before the first of numerous and increasingly brutal mutinies takes place.

Lupin the Third: Goemon's Blood Spray (2017)
Markimdb: 7.4
Genreadventure, cartoon, anime
CharactersGangsters, Hired assassins, Thieves, Heroes, Yakuza
PlotRobbery, Adventure, Revenge, Hunting
PlaceJapan, Casino
StyleExciting, Action, Fascinating, Tense

A yakuza boss hires Goemon Ishikawa, a modern day samurai, to protect him aboard his cruise ship casino. Everything goes sideways when the famous thief, Lupin the Third, tries to rob the vessel. Lupin's being hunted by a powerful and mysterious man: the so called “Ghost of Bermuda.” With Goemon's employer dead in the ensuing chaos, his honor is at stake, and the only way to preserve it is with blood. But this opponent is like no other, and to make things right, Goemon may need to sharpen not only his sword, but himself as well!

Ghayal Once Again (2016)
Markimdb: 6.3
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CharactersGangsters, Family
PlotJustice, Freedom

Ajay Mehra (from previous Ghayal-1990), after finishing off his life sentence, starts a newspaper called Satyakam. Still dealing with the haunting trauma of losing his loved ones, Ajay manages to make a credible name for himself in investigative journalism. Working with a strange team of RTI activists, ex-criminals and ilk; and even stranger ways of unearthing and presenting truth, Ajay Mehra has earned quite a fan following among the youths, who finds his fearless and unforgiving approach in dealing with all kinds of sociopaths very inspiring.

Hummingbird (2013)
Markimdb: 6.2
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersSpecial Forces, Gangsters
PlotLove, Revenge
PlaceEngland, USA

Homeless and on the run from a military court martial, a damaged ex-special forces soldier navigating London's criminal underworld seizes an opportunity to assume another man's identity, transforming into an avenging angel in the process.