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.
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
Richard Kuklinski was one of the most notorious killers in American history, a sociopath who felt so little emotion about what he had to do to provide for his family that his loved ones had no real clue about his … More~ Perry Seibert