The 25 best heist movies of all time. Robert de niro sharon stone joe pesci james woods.
Honorable mention goes to the great muppet caper which just missed the list despite its humor romance and jewelry thieves.
Jewelry heist movies. A female executive and a night janitor conspire to commit a daring diamond heist from their mutual employer the london diamond corporation. Philip ford s crime thriller stars lloyd bridges as a city attorney who comes to the dawning realization that a jewelry heist may be behind the discovery of a dead body in the park and that the culprit may be one of the town s leading citizens ray collins. The movie database tmdb is a popular user editable database for movies and tv shows.
A tale of greed deception money power and murder occur between two best friends. Most good heist movies make you root for the bad guy. Starring gene hackman in one of his best roles along with danny devito delroy lindo and sam rockwell the story s double crosses come fast and furious and the ending is perfect.
To catch a thief 1955 in hitchcock s tongue in cheek fifties era capers crime never leads to profit but it s a hell of a lot of fun. Best heist movies of all time. One of the smartest crime movies ever made written and directed by david mamet this tale follows a career jewel thief doing one final score before hanging it up.
After a well executed jewelry store heist two amateur thugs go on. But these are the 21 heist movies that stole our hearts. Martin scorsese stars.
Jewel thief is a spy thriller film starring dev anand in the lead role as vinay and is believed to be the jewel thief after a conspiracy weaved around him. Now he must find the real jewel thief with the help of shalini. And these are the ones we re rooting for.
A jewelry heist is the ultimate glamour crime. The score july 13 2001. In the heist and caper films we see the hero hatching a plan putting together a crew and then pulling off the job usually in order to turn the screws against an institution or person that s wronged them or maybe just for the thrill of sticking up banks.
This is a great new york city bank heist movie and lee s familiarity with and love for the city shines through in every shot from the cops and feds descending on the bank to the food vendors. A mafia enforcer and a casino executive compete against each other over a gambling empire and over a fast living and fast loving socialite. Best bollywood heist movies of all the time jewel thief 1967 well the name itself reveals what the movie is all about.
When two brothers organize the robbery of their parents 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.