Highest-Rated Movies about 'Heist', Sort by Popularity

The Castle of Cagliostro (1979), The Man on the Train (2002), Odds Against Tomorrow (1959), $ (Dollars) (1971), The Usual Suspects (1995), Reservoir Dogs (1992), A World Without Thieves (2004), Du rififi chez les hommes (1955) ... Let's take a look at the ranked list of the best Heist movies.

The Castle of Cagliostro (1979)

A thief called the Wolf becomes embroiled in a greedy count's plot to marry a princess he holds captive.

thief, gangster, samurai, princess, count, charming, madcap

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The Man on the Train (2002)

A prospective bank robber (Johnny Hallyday) and a retired teacher (Jean Rochefort) secretly dream about having each other's lives.

thief, friend, professor, banker, retiree, witty, winsome

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Odds Against Tomorrow (1959)

Racial tension flares up among an ex-cop, a bigot and a black entertainer who band together to rob a bank.

thief, ex-convict, entertainer, girlfriend, police chief, wife, dark

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$ (Dollars) (1971)

A security expert (Warren Beatty) and his hooker girlfriend (Goldie Hawn) loot the safe-deposit boxes in a German bank.

security expert, prostitute, mobster, drug dealer, cheery, hilarious, creative

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The Usual Suspects (1995)

A sole survivor tells of the twisty events leading up to a horrific gun battle on a boat, which began when five criminals met at a seemingly random police lineup.

con artist, criminal, fbi agent, special agent, survivor, district attorney, intricate

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Reservoir Dogs (1992)

When a simple jewelry heist goes horribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

criminal, thief, police officer, informant, dark, amusing, gritty

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A World Without Thieves (2004)

A huge hit in China, this fast-paced drama follows a con man (Andy Lau) and his equally cunning girlfriend (Rene Liu), who head through western China after swiping a shiny new BMW from a gullible businessman. After a chance encounter with a carpenter (Ge You), a trusting young man who is traveling with his entire life savings on the inland bound train leaving Tibet, the couple decide to run a series of scams, with rather unintended results for everyone involved.

worker, con artist, girlfriend, train conductor, suspenseful, thrilling, china

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Du rififi chez les hommes (1955)

Four men plan a technically perfect crime, but the human element intervenes...

thief, gangster, girlfriend, police officer, safecracker, gritty, suspenseful

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White Heat (1949)

A psychopathic criminal with a mother complex makes a daring break from prison and leads his old gang in a chemical plant payroll heist.

gangster, mother, undercover agent, fence, convict, dark, intense

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Special 26 (2013)

A gang of con-men rob prominent rich businessmen and politicians by posing as C.B.I and income tax officers.

young man, middle-aged man, friend, girlfriend, con man, gripping, engaging

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Big Deal on Madonna Street (1958)

A motley quintet of inept small-time thieves attempt the burglary of a local pawnshop in this Italian farce.

thief, safecracker, spinster, police officer, maid, charming, hilarious

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Charade (1963)

Romance and suspense ensue in Paris as a woman is pursued by several men who want a fortune her murdered husband had stolen. Whom can she trust?

widow, boyfriend, thief, police officer, cool, suspenseful, charming

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Ocean's Eleven (2001)

Danny Ocean and his ten accomplices plan to rob three Las Vegas casinos simultaneously.

ex-convict, thief, con artist, gambler, ex-wife, acrobat, amusing

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Drive (2011)

A mysterious Hollywood stuntman and mechanic moonlights as a getaway driver and finds himself in trouble when he helps out his neighbor in this action drama.

stuntman, mechanic, single mother, young boy, ex-convict, mob boss, brutal

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The Ladykillers (1955)

Five oddball criminals planning a bank robbery rent rooms on a cul-de-sac from an octogenarian widow under the pretext that they are classical musicians.

widow, musician, gangster, police officer, amusing, quirky, hilarious

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Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

The Guardians struggle to keep together as a team while dealing with their personal family issues, notably Star-Lord's encounter with his father the ambitious celestial being Ego.

adventurer, bounty hunter, villain, raccoon, humanoid, father, brash

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Despicable Me (2010)

When a criminal mastermind uses a trio of orphan girls as pawns for a grand scheme, he finds their love is profoundly changing him for the better.

villain, henchman, orphan, young girl, rival, banker, heartwarming

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Inside Man (2006)

A police detective, a bank robber, and a high-power broker enter high-stakes negotiations after the criminal's brilliant heist spirals into a hostage situation.

detective, bank robber, hostage, banker, negotiator, broker, tense

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Kelly's Heroes (1970)

A group of U.S. soldiers sneaks across enemy lines to get their hands on a secret stash of Nazi treasure.

soldier, colonel, sargeant, thief, amusing, suspenseful, offbeat

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The Town (2010)

As he plans his next job, a longtime thief tries to balance his feelings for a bank manager connected to one of his earlier heists, as well as the F.B.I. Agent looking to bring him and his crew down.

bank robber, best friend, hostage, love interest, crime boss, fbi agent, gripping

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The Whisky Robber (2017)

A rootless young man in Ceausescu's Romania crosses the Hungarian border looking for a better future. With his back against the wall in the post-socialist turmoil, he becomes the most successful bank robber in Hungarian history.

criminal, thief, robber, police officer, hungarian, suspenseful, gripping

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High Sierra (1941)

After being released from prison, notorious thief Roy Earle is hired by his old boss to help a group of inexperienced criminals plan and carry out the robbery of a California resort.

gangster, ex-convict, criminal, girlfriend, dark, brooding, cool

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The Princess and the Warrior (2000)

Two enamoured strangers look for a warm place in a cold world.

nurse, robber, brother, patient, dreamy, creative, hospital

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Yellow Sky (1948)

A pistol-packing tomboy and her grandfather discover a band of bank robbing bandits taking refuge in the neighboring ghost town.

outlaw, young woman, grandfather, bank robber, apache, prospector, gritty

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Thief (1981)

Coming closer to his dream of leading a normal life, a professional safecracker agrees to do a job for the Mafia, who has other plans for him.

thief, girlfriend, gangster, criminal, gripping, tense, chicago

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The Grey Fox (1982)

When an aging, but gentlemanly stagecoach robber is released from prison, he decides to go to Canada to become a train robber.

photographer, train robber, ex-convict, detective, pinkerton agent, charming, engaging

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Kansas City Confidential (1952)

An ex-con trying to go straight is framed for a million dollar armored car robbery and must go to Mexico in order to unmask the real culprits.

bank robber, ex-convict, police officers, daughter, suspenseful, crafty, brooding

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Despicable Me 2 (2013)

When Gru, the world's most super-bad turned super-dad has been recruited by a team of officials to stop lethal muscle and a host of Gru's own, He has to fight back with new gadgetry, cars, and more minion madness.

villain, adopted son, adopted daughter, father, henchman, charming, witty

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Before the Devil Knows You're Dead (2007)

When two brothers organize the robbery of their parent's jewelry store the job goes horribly wrong, triggering a series of events that sends them, their father and one brother's wife hurtling towards a shattering climax.

brother, father, thief, police officer, mother, cheater, dark

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Fast Five (2011)

Dominic Toretto and his crew of street racers plan a massive heist to buy their freedom while in the sights of a powerful Brazilian drug lord and a dangerous federal agent.

ex-cop, ex-convict, partner, businessman, agent, sister, frenetic

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