50 Best Crime Movies on Netflix UK

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Last updated: 2019-07-17

Love watching crime movies, look no further. Here’s the list of 50 best crime movies on Netflix UK right now from classic noirs to high-stakes capers and thrilling modern dramas.

A Simple Favor


A Simple Favor 2018
IMDb:   6.9/10

Metacritic:   67/100

Genre:   Comedy, Crime, Mystery

Available From:   2019-07-14

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Paul Feig

Thirsty for thrills, single mom Stephanie strikes up a friendship with the glamorous Emily, who asks for a small favor, then mysteriously vanishes.

Actor(s):   Andrew Rannells, Anna Kendrick, Blake Lively, Dustin Milligan, Eric Johnson, Glenda Braganza, Henry Golding, Ian Ho, Jean Smart, Joshua Satine, Linda Cardellini, Rupert Friend

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Baby Driver


Baby Driver 2017
IMDb:   7.6/10

Metacritic:   86/100

Genre:   Action, Crime

Available From:   2018-10-01

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Edgar Wright

Smooth-faced getaway driver Baby is a music junkie in deep with a bad dude. He's got just one job left, but it's all about to go sideways.

Actor(s):   Ansel Elgort, Eiza Gonzalez, Flea, Jamie Foxx, Jon Bernthal, Jon Hamm, Kevin Spacey, Lanny Joon, Lily James, Sky Ferreira

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The Guilty


The Guilty 2018
IMDb:   7.5/10

Metacritic:   83/100

Genre:   Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2019-06-01

Year:   2018

Director(s):   Gustav Moller

A police officer, demoted to dispatch duty, is consumed by a call from an abducted woman desperate to be saved.

Actor(s):   Jacob Lohmann, Jakob Cedergren, Jessica Dinnage, Johan Olsen, Katinka Evers-Jahnsen, Omar Shargawi

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Gone Girl


Gone Girl 2014
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   79/100

Genre:   Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2015-06-02

Year:   2014

Director(s):   David Fincher

His marriage crumbling, Nick comes home one day to find his wife has vanished. And as the police turn up the heat, shocking truths come to light.

Actor(s):   Ben Affleck, Boyd Holbrook, Carrie Coon, Casey Wilson, David Clennon, Emily Ratajkowski, Kim Dickens, Lisa Banes, Lola Kirke, Missi Pyle, Neil Patrick Harris, Patrick Fugit, Rosamund Pike, Sela Ward, Tyler Perry

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The Wolf of Wall Street


The Wolf of Wall Street 2013
IMDb:   8.2/10

Metacritic:   75/100

Genre:   Biography, Comedy, Crime

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2013

Director(s):   Martin Scorsese

Martin Scorsese's high-rolling Wall Street drama is based on the memoirs of stockbroker Jordan Belfort, whose giddy career ended in federal prison.

Actor(s):   Jean Dujardin, Joanna Lumley, Jon Bernthal, Jon Favreau, Jonah Hill, Kyle Chandler, Leonardo DiCaprio, Margot Robbie, Matthew McConaughey, Rob Reiner

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Wind River


Wind River 2017
IMDb:   7.8/10

Metacritic:   73/100

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2018-03-01

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Taylor Sheridan

A tracker with the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service assists a rookie FBI agent who's investigating a teen girl's murder on a remote Wyoming reservation.

Actor(s):   Elizabeth Olsen, Eric Lange, Gil Birmingham, Graham Greene, Hugh Dillon, James Jordan, Jeremy Renner, Jon Bernthal, Julia Jones, Kelsey Asbille, Martin Sensmeier, Mason Davis, Matthew Del Negro, Tantoo Cardinal, Teo Briones

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Nightcrawler


Nightcrawler 2014
IMDb:   7.9/10

Metacritic:   76/100

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2014

Director(s):   Dan Gilroy

A young hustler gets sucked into the sordid but lucrative business of trolling the streets of Los Angeles to film fires, car crashes and murder.

Actor(s):   Ann Cusack, Bill Paxton, Jake Gyllenhaal, Kevin Rahm, Marco Rodriguez, Michael Hyatt, Rene Russo, Riz Ahmed

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Prisoners


Prisoners 2013
IMDb:   8.1/10

Metacritic:   74/100

Genre:   Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2013

Director(s):   Aaron Guzikowski

When his 6-year-old daughter is abducted and the investigation stalls, carpenter Keller Dover tracks down the culprit himself.

Actor(s):   Dylan Minnette, Erin Gerasimovich, Hugh Jackman, Jake Gyllenhaal, Maria Bello, Melissa Leo, Paul Dano, Terrence Howard, Viola Davis, Zoë Soul

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Good Time


Good Time 2017
IMDb:   7.4/10

Metacritic:   80/100

Genre:   Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2018-01-11

Year:   2017

Director(s):   Benny Safdie, Josh Safdie

After spearheading an ill-fated bank robbery, a man must get his mentally challenged younger brother out of jail while eluding his own capture.

Actor(s):   Barkhad Abdi, Ben Safdie, Benny Safdie, Buddy Duress, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Necro, Peter Verby, Robert Pattinson, Taliah Webster

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The Hateful Eight


The Hateful Eight 2015
IMDb:   7.8/10

Metacritic:   68/100

Genre:   Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2016-07-09

Year:   2015

Director(s):   Quentin Tarantino

In the dead of a Wyoming winter, a bounty hunter and his prisoner find shelter in a cabin currently inhabited by a collection of nefarious characters.

Actor(s):   Bruce Dern, Channing Tatum, Dana Gourrier, Demian Bichir, James Parks, Jennifer Jason Leigh, Kurt Russell, Michael Madsen, Samuel L. Jackson, Tim Roth, Walton Goggins, Zoe Bell

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