2018 Crime Movies

Scarface (2018)

  • Genre: Crime

A new version of the classic gangster film. Poster is for the 1983 version.

Ocean’s 8/Ocean’s Eight (2018)

  • Rating: Not Yet Rated
  • -Genre: Crime

Debbie Ocean gathers a crew to attempt an impossible heist at New York City’s yearly Met Gala.

This film is billed as a continuation of the Ocean’s Eleven franchise from director Steven Soderbergh that began back in 2001. The trilogy starring George Clooney, Brad Pitt, and Matt Damon (among others) proved to be very successful, grossing over $1 billion worldwide collectively. Ocean’s Eight looks to follow a similar formula, only with the spin that the crew of thieves is all-female. Sandra Bullock stars as Debbie Ocean, sister of Clooney’s Danny, and works with a crew of other criminals to get the job done.

Right now, it is unknown if there will be sequels, though that is likely if the film proves to be successful,

Want to know more about Ocean’s Eight?

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Soldado (2018)

  • Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller

A sequel to the film Sicario, which examines the escalating drug war along the U.S. and Mexico border.

The Commuter (2018)

  • Rating: PG-13
  • -Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery

Michael McCauley (Liam Neeson) is an insurance salesman who is on his daily commute home. A mysterious stranger contacts him and offers him $100,000 if he identifies a hidden passenger on his train before the last stop. As he works against the clock to solve the puzzle, he realizes he is caught in the midst of a deadly criminal conspiracy and that his life and the lives of his fellow passengers are at risk.

This film has been in development since 2010, when Olatunde Osunsanmi signed on to direct. It lingered for a number of years before Jaume Collet-Serra became the helmsman. The Commuter marks the filmmaker’s fourth collaboration with Liam Neeson, following other action films Unknown, Non-Stop, and Run All Night. Production took place in 2016, as the film was initially scheduled for an October 2017 premiere. Distributor StudioCanal later made the decision to push it back to January 2018. The Commuter has received mixed reviews early on from critics.

Want to know more about The Commuter?

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Widows (2018)

  • Genre: Crime, Drama

When a gang of criminals are killed during a job-gone-wrong, their widowed spouses pick up where they left off. Poster is from the original 2002 TV mini-series that inspired the film.

Den of Thieves (2018)

  • Rating: R
  • -Genre: Action, Crime, Drama

A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff’s Dept. and the state’s most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

This project will mark the directorial debut of Christian Gudegast, who previously penned the scripts for action films A Man Apart and London Has Fallen. In addition to being the helmsman, Gudegast also wrote the screenplay for Den of Thieves. Star Gerard Butler first signed on back in June 2016 and production began in January 2017.

Want to know more about Den of Thieves?

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