A crime film is a type of film focusing on the lives of criminals. The stylistic approach ranges from grittily realistic portrayals of real-life criminal figures (crime drama) to the far-fetched evil doings of imaginary arch-villains (master criminal films.) Criminal acts are almost always glorified in these movies.
A compelling depiction of psychological decline, Alexandre Moors' Blue Caprice favors slow-burn drama over true-crime sensationalism as it explores how the symbiotic relationship between an angry father and an abandoned … More~ Jason Buchanan
At one point in Fisher Stevens' charming comedy Stand Up Guys, professional thief Doc (Christopher Walken) looks on with amusement at the familiar sight of his old partners in crime -- tough guy Val (Al Pacino) and ace … More~ Perry Seibert