NETFLIX Genre: Crime Movies based on real life



Netflix box art for Behind Blue Skies Behind Blue Skies
2010 / 3.6 / 107
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After taking up a summer job at a restaurant, young Martin finds himself working for the manager on some outside projects -- which are not legal. A working-class teen at a summer playground for rich kids. To get by, he's going to have to get creative.

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Netflix box art for Black Mass Black Mass
2015 / 122

This drama recounts the real-life story of Whitey Bulger, the infamous gangster who made a deal with the Feds and eluded arrest for years. He was dangerous enough when he was working against the Feds, but even more deadly when he started working with them.

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Netflix box art for Cass Cass
2008 / 3.3 stars / 102
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Jamaican-born orphan Cass uses violence to propel himself to the top of a street gang. But a new love inspires Cass to try another direction in life. The quickest way to rule the streets is to strike fear in the heart of the enemy. But the enemy may return ...

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Netflix box art for Chopper Chopper
2000 / 3.4 / 90
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This shocking and humorous film follows Australia's most notorious convict, Mark "Chopper" Read, who put his prison exploits in print. They say crime doesn't pay. Tell that to Australia's most notorious felon and best-selling author.

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Netflix box art for Find Me Guilty Find Me Guilty
2006 / 3.4 / 119
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Training his lens on infamous mobster "Fat" Jack DiNorscio, director Sidney Lumet recounts the longest Mafia trial in U.S. history.

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Netflix box art for Get Rich or Die Tryin' Get Rich or Die Tryin'
2005 / 3.5 stars / 116
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Determined to leave his criminal days behind, an inner-city drug dealer pursues rap music, but the aspiring artist runs into tough times. An urban drug kingpin sees hip-hop as a way out of his dangerous career choice. Can he escape his violent past?

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Netflix box art for GoodFellas GoodFellas
1990 / 145
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This gripping gangster opus follows real-world mobster Henry Hill, who dreamed of making it big but landed in the Witness Protection Program instead. A guy who grew up idolizing gangsters dives into the mob lifestyle. Rule No. 1: Never rat on your friends.

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Netflix box art for In the Valley of Elah In the Valley of Elah
2006 / 116

When an exemplary soldier disappears after returning from Iraq, his concerned father works with a gutsy police detective to investigate. His soldier son is missing, and this father won't let it go. Even if it means unearthing some very dirty secrets.

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Netflix box art for Monster Monster
2003 / 3.5 / 104
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When emotionally scarred highway hooker Aileen Wuornos shoots a sadistic client, she begins a journey to become America's first female serial killer. Once she gets a taste for murder, a troubled prostitute can't seem to stop. But it's going to cost her.

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Netflix box art for Rebellion Rebellion
2011 / 129
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When French freedom fighters take 30 hostages on an island, instigating a political crisis, special forces captain Philippe dives into negotiations. A frantic standoff goes powder keg. When blood is drawn, the hostage takers aren't the only ones with dirty hands.

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Netflix box art for The Sicilian Girl Sicilian Girl, The
2009 / 3.6 / 108
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Teenage Rita leads a privileged life when her father and brother are slain by rival Mafiosi. Bent on revenge, she breaks the code of silence. The Mafia was certain of her silence ... until they murdered her family. Now she's talking. A lot.

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Netflix box art for Terribly Happy Terribly Happy
2008 / 99
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When a Copenhagen cop winds up in the remote town of Skarrild, life there is anything but peaceful as he is drawn into the odd local happenings. He doesn't fit in with their bizarre, small town culture. But their creepy ways begin to affect him.

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Netflix box art for This Is England This Is England
2006 / 3.4 / 97
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This potent drama follows a lonely 12-year-old boy who falls in with a gang of young skinheads after his father is killed in the Falklands War.

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Netflix box art for Trade Trade
2007 / 114
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A desperate teenager from Mexico turns to a jaded Texas lawman to help him rescue his kidnapped younger sister before she's sold into sexual slavery. A teen and a cop search for a stolen girl. But the sexual slavery racket is well-hidden ... and time's running out.

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