50 Best IMDb Rated Crime Movies on Netflix Japan

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Last updated: 2019-05-24

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

The Shawshank Redemption


The Shawshank Redemption 1994

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1994

Director(s):   Frank Darabont

Framed for murder, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison and gradually forms a close bond with older inmate Red.

Actor(s):   Bob Gunton, Clancy Brown, Gil Bellows, James Whitmore, Jeffrey DeMunn, Larry Brandenburg, Mark Rolston, Morgan Freeman, Tim Robbins, William Sadler

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The Godfather


The Godfather 1972

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1972

Director(s):   Francis Ford Coppola

The aging patriarch of an organized crime dynasty transfers control of his clandestine empire to his reluctant son.

Actor(s):   Al Lettieri, Al Pacino, Diane Keaton, James Caan, John Marley, Marlon Brando, Richard Castellano, Richard Conte, Richard S. Castellano, Robert Duvall, Sterling Hayden

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The Dark Knight


The Dark Knight 2008

Genre:   Action, Crime, Fantasy

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2008

Director(s):   Christopher Nolan

As Batman, Lt. Gordon and the district attorney continue to dismantle Gotham's criminal underground, a new villain threatens to undo their good work.

Actor(s):   Aaron Eckhart, Christian Bale, Gary Oldman, Heath Ledger, Maggie Gyllenhaal, Michael Caine, Monique Gabriela Curnen, Morgan Freeman

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The Departed


The Departed 2006

Genre:   Crime, Drama, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2006

Director(s):   Martin Scorsese

To take down Boston's Irish Mafia, the police send in one of their own men to infiltrate it, not realizing the syndicate has done the same thing.

Actor(s):   Jack Nicholson, Leonardo DiCaprio, Mark Wahlberg, Matt Damon

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Snatch


Snatch 2000

Genre:   Comedy, Crime

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2000

Director(s):   Guy Ritchie

Unscrupulous boxing promoters, violent bookmakers, a Russian gangster, incompetent amateur robbers, and supposedly Jewish jewelers fight to track down a priceless stolen diamond.

Actor(s):   Alan Ford, Benicio Del Toro, Brad Pitt, Dennis Farina, Ewen Bremner, Jason Statham, Lennie James, Mike Reid, Rade Serbedzija, Robbie Gee, Vinnie Jones

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GoodFellas


GoodFellas 1990

Genre:   Crime, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1990

Director(s):   Martin Scorsese

This gripping gangster opus follows real-world mobster Henry Hill, who dreamed of making it big but landed in the Witness Protection Program instead.

Actor(s):   Chuck Low, Frank Sivero, Frank Vincent, Joe Pesci, Lorraine Bracco, Mike Starr, Paul Sorvino, Ray Liotta, Robert De Niro, Tony Darrow

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Leon: The Professional


Leon: The Professional 1994

Genre:   Action, Crime, Thriller

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   1994

Director(s):   Luc Besson

Leon, a hit man in New York, becomes the unwilling custodian of Mathilda, a vengeful 12-year-old whose family was wiped out by a crooked DEA agent.

Actor(s):   Danny Aiello, Don Creech, Gary Oldman, Jean Reno, Keith A. Glascoe, Michael Badalucco, Natalie Portman, Peter Appel, Willi One Blood

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Prisoners


Prisoners 2013

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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Gone Girl


Gone Girl 2014

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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Catch Me If You Can


Catch Me If You Can 2002

Genre:   Biography, Crime, Drama

Available From:   2015-04-14

Year:   2002

Director(s):   Steven Spielberg

An FBI agent makes it his mission to put cunning con man Frank Abagnale Jr. behind bars. But Frank not only eludes capture, he revels in the pursuit.

Actor(s):   Christopher Walken, Martin Sheen

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