Top 50 underrated crime movies from year 2013

01.
Dhoom 3
172 min | 2013 |
5.4 (42937 votes)
|
7.0 (364 reviews)

When Sahir, a circus entertainer trained in magic and acrobatics, turns into a thief to take down a corrupt bank in Chicago that ruined his father, Indian officers Jai and Ali are called to catch him.

02.
Ninja - Pfad der Rache
95 min | 2013 |
6.2 (9941 votes)
|
7.7 (52 reviews)

Ninjitsu master Casey is back and out for revenge when his pregnant wife is murdered.

03.
Pawn Shop Chronicles
112 min | 2013 |
6.0 (9955 votes)
|
7.17 (64 reviews)

An anthology of stories involving meth addicted white supremacists, a man looking for his kidnapped wife and an Elvis impersonator.

04.
New World
135 min | 2013 |
7.6 (19112 votes)
|
8.64 (59 reviews)

An undercover cop finds it difficult to play both a cop and a goon.

05.
Drishyam
160 min | 2013 |
8.3 (35906 votes)
|
9.3 (133 reviews)

A man goes to extreme lengths to save his family from punishment after the family commits an accidental crime.

06.
Cold Comes the Night
90 min | 2013 |
5.7 (8081 votes)
|
6.56 (43 reviews)

A struggling motel owner and her daughter are taken hostage by a nearly blind career criminal to be his eyes as he attempts to retrieve his cash package from a crooked cop.

07.
Special 26
144 min | 2013 |
8.0 (50803 votes)
|
8.7 (131 reviews)

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

08.
Jolly LLB
135 min | 2013 |
7.5 (13492 votes)
|
8.2 (41 reviews)

A small time lawyer files a PIL in court against his own idols case.

09.
Blue Ruin
90 min | 2013 |
7.1 (69843 votes)
|
7.79 (224 reviews)

A mysterious outsider's quiet life is turned upside down when he returns to his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance. Proving himself an amateur assassin, he winds up in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.

10.
Redemption
100 min | 2013 |
6.2 (68588 votes)
|
6.86 (159 reviews)

A damaged ex-special forces soldier navigating London's criminal underworld seizes an opportunity to assume another man's identity.

11.
Life of Crime
98 min | 2013 |
5.8 (17889 votes)
|
6.34 (68 reviews)

Two common criminals get more than they bargained for after kidnapping the wife of a corrupt real-estate developer who shows no interest in paying the $1 million dollar ransom for her safe return.

12.
Dead Man Down
118 min | 2013 |
6.5 (65707 votes)
|
7.02 (155 reviews)

In New York City, a crime lord's right-hand man is helped by a woman seeking retribution.

13.
Omar
98 min | 2013 |
7.5 (13661 votes)
|
7.99 (52 reviews)

A young Palestinian freedom fighter agrees to work as an informant after he's tricked into an admission of guilt by association in the wake of an Israeli soldier's killing.

14.
Joe
117 min | 2013 |
6.9 (46736 votes)
|
7.37 (156 reviews)

An ex-con, who is the unlikeliest of role models, meets a 15-year-old boy and is faced with the choice of redemption or ruin.

15.
Cheap Thrills
88 min | 2013 |
6.7 (17715 votes)
|
7.15 (74 reviews)

A scheming couple put a struggling family man and his old friend through a series of increasingly twisted dares over the course of an evening at a local bar.

16.
Assault on Wall Street
99 min | 2013 |
6.1 (18856 votes)
|
6.55 (137 reviews)

Jim, an average New Yorker, lives with a sick but loving wife. Suddenly, everything changes when the economy crashes and causes him to lose everything. Filled with anger and rage, Jim goes to seek revenge for the life taken from him.

17.
CBGB
102 min | 2013 |
6.6 (9471 votes)
|
7.01 (50 reviews)

A look at the New York City punk-rock scene and the venerable nightclub, CBGB.

18.
R.I.P.D.
96 min | 2013 |
5.6 (123229 votes)
|
5.99 (276 reviews)

A recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers working for the Rest in Peace Department and tries to find the man who murdered him.

19.
The Last Stand
107 min | 2013 |
6.3 (135509 votes)
|
6.69 (308 reviews)

The leader of a drug cartel busts out of a courthouse and speeds to the Mexican border, where the only thing in his path is a sheriff and his inexperienced staff.

20.
The Art of the Steal
90 min | 2013 |
6.3 (22923 votes)
|
6.68 (73 reviews)

Crunch Calhoun, a semi-reformed art thief, agrees to get his old gang back together to pull off one last heist.

21.
RED 2
116 min | 2013 |
6.6 (163950 votes)
|
6.95 (217 reviews)

Retired CIA agent Frank Moses reunites his unlikely team of elite operatives for a global quest to track down a missing portable nuclear device.

22.
Machete Kills
107 min | 2013 |
5.6 (76169 votes)
|
5.9 (187 reviews)

The U.S. government recruits Machete to battle his way through Mexico in order to take down an arms dealer who looks to launch a weapon into space.

23.
The Frozen Ground
105 min | 2013 |
6.4 (60110 votes)
|
6.69 (221 reviews)

An Alaska State Trooper partners with a young woman who escaped the clutches of serial killer Robert Hansen to bring the murderer to justice. Based on actual events.

24.
Department Q: The Keeper of Lost Causes
96 min | 2013 |
7.2 (27546 votes)
|
7.41 (52 reviews)

Police inspector Carl Mørck is put in charge of a department of cold cases, joined only by his assistant, Assad. They dig into a case about a disappeared woman.

25.
Fruitvale Station
85 min | 2013 |
7.5 (78000 votes)
|
7.7 (202 reviews)

The story of Oscar Grant III, a 22-year-old Bay Area resident, who crosses paths with friends, enemies, family, and strangers on the last day of 2008.

26.
Kick-Ass 2
103 min | 2013 |
6.5 (260319 votes)
|
6.7 (389 reviews)

Following Kick-Ass' heroics, other citizens are inspired to become masked crusaders. But Red Mist leads his own group of evil supervillains to get revenge, kill Kick-Ass and destroy everything he stands for.

27.
Zulu
110 min | 2013 |
6.7 (16599 votes)
|
6.88 (52 reviews)

Policemen Ali Sokhela and Brian Epkeen investigate the brutal murder of a young white woman, apparently provoked by the availability of a new illegal drug and somehow connected to the disappearance of black street children.

28.
Ugly
128 min | 2013 |
8.0 (20656 votes)
|
8.17 (118 reviews)

The case of a missing girl takes us through a journey of human greed and brushes upon the egos and repressed emotions of the characters.

29.
Homefront
100 min | 2013 |
6.5 (113558 votes)
|
6.67 (238 reviews)

A former DEA agent moves his family to a quiet town, where he soon tangles with a local meth druglord.

30.
Horns
120 min | 2013 |
6.5 (80127 votes)
|
6.66 (249 reviews)

In the aftermath of his girlfriend's mysterious death, a young man awakens to find strange horns sprouting from his forehead.

31.
Starred Up
106 min | 2013 |
7.4 (44079 votes)
|
7.55 (93 reviews)

Eric Love, 19, is locked up in prison. On his first day, he assaults another inmate and several guards. He's offered group therapy and his dad, an inmate as well, tries to talk sense into him. Can he be rehabilitated?

32.
Closed Circuit
96 min | 2013 |
6.2 (22033 votes)
|
6.35 (76 reviews)

A high-profile terrorism case unexpectedly binds together two ex-lovers on the defense team - testing the limits of their loyalties and placing their lives in jeopardy.

33.
Filth
97 min | 2013 |
7.1 (104264 votes)
|
7.25 (172 reviews)

A corrupt, junkie cop with bipolar disorder attempts to manipulate his way through a promotion in order to win back his wife and daughter while also fighting his own inner demons.

34.
2 Guns
109 min | 2013 |
6.7 (202238 votes)
|
6.85 (201 reviews)

Two hardened criminals get into trouble with the US border patrol after meeting with a Mexican drug lord, and then revelations start to unfold.

35.
Dom Hemingway
93 min | 2013 |
6.2 (25420 votes)
|
6.32 (83 reviews)

After spending 12 years in prison for keeping his mouth shut, notorious safe-cracker Dom Hemingway is back on the streets of London looking to collect what he's owed.

36.
Ain't Them Bodies Saints
96 min | 2013 |
6.4 (21033 votes)
|
6.52 (60 reviews)

The tale of an outlaw who escapes from prison and sets out across the Texas hills to reunite with his wife and the daughter he has never met.

37.
Side Effects
106 min | 2013 |
7.1 (183395 votes)
|
7.21 (321 reviews)

A young woman's world unravels when a drug prescribed by her psychiatrist has unexpected side effects.

38.
Escape Plan
115 min | 2013 |
6.7 (233154 votes)
|
6.79 (360 reviews)

When a structural-security authority finds himself set up and incarcerated in the world's most secret and secure prison, he has to use his skills to escape with help from the inside.

39.
Waar
130 min | 2013 |
7.9 (29384 votes)
|
7.99 (216 reviews)

The efforts of the Pakistani security forces in their fight against terrorism and how the lives of security officials are affected. A retired security officer returns to save Pakistan from a major terrorist attack.

40.
Devil's Knot
114 min | 2013 |
6.1 (21011 votes)
|
6.16 (87 reviews)

The savage murders of three young children sparks a controversial trial of three teenagers accused of killing the kids as part of a Satanic ritual.

41.
We're the Millers
110 min | 2013 |
7.0 (408561 votes)
|
7.03 (403 reviews)

A veteran pot dealer creates a fake family as part of his plan to move a huge shipment of weed into the U.S. from Mexico.

42.
Fast & Furious 6
130 min | 2013 |
7.0 (378607 votes)
|
6.97 (501 reviews)

Hobbs has Dominic and Brian reassemble their crew to take down a team of mercenaries: Dominic unexpectedly gets sidetracked with facing his presumed deceased girlfriend, Letty.

43.
The East
116 min | 2013 |
6.8 (48494 votes)
|
6.75 (125 reviews)

An operative for an elite private intelligence firm finds her priorities changing dramatically after she is tasked with infiltrating an anarchist group known for executing covert attacks upon major corporations.

44.
Riddick
119 min | 2013 |
6.4 (157844 votes)
|
6.32 (356 reviews)

Left for dead on a sun-scorched planet, Riddick finds himself up against an alien race of predators. Activating an emergency beacon alerts two ships: one carrying a new breed of mercenary, the other captained by a man from Riddick's past.

45.
Alan Partridge
90 min | 2013 |
6.9 (29657 votes)
|
6.8 (100 reviews)

When famous DJ Alan Partridge's radio station is taken over by a new media conglomerate, it sets in motion a chain of events which see Alan having to work with the police to defuse a potentially violent siege.

46.
The Best Offer
131 min | 2013 |
7.8 (112203 votes)
|
7.67 (213 reviews)

A lonely art expert working for a mysterious and reclusive heiress finds not only her art worth examining.

47.
Parker
118 min | 2013 |
6.2 (117969 votes)
|
6.07 (189 reviews)

A thief with a unique code of professional ethics is double-crossed by his crew and left for dead. Assuming a new disguise and forming an unlikely alliance with a woman on the inside, he looks to hijack the score of the crew's latest heist.

48.
A Single Shot
116 min | 2013 |
5.8 (9521 votes)
|
5.67 (59 reviews)

The tragic death of a beautiful young girl starts a tense and atmospheric game of cat and mouse between hunter John Moon and the hardened backwater criminals out for his blood.

49.
Captain Phillips
134 min | 2013 |
7.8 (434103 votes)
|
7.63 (630 reviews)

The true story of Captain Richard Phillips and the 2009 hijacking by Somali pirates of the U.S.-flagged MV Maersk Alabama, the first American cargo ship to be hijacked in two hundred years.

50.
I Spit on Your Grave 2
106 min | 2013 |
5.7 (28144 votes)
|
5.51 (148 reviews)

When Katie innocently accepts an offer to have new photos taken for her portfolio, the experience quickly turns into a nightmare of rape, torture and kidnapping. Now, she will have to find the strength to exact her brutal revenge.

Top 28 overrated crime movies from year 2013

01.
American Hustle
138 min | 2013 |
7.2 (459151 votes)
|
5.64 (740 reviews)

A con man, Irving Rosenfeld, along with his seductive partner Sydney Prosser, is forced to work for a wild F.B.I. Agent, Richie DiMaso, who pushes them into a world of Jersey powerbrokers and the Mafia.

02.
The Wolf of Wall Street
180 min | 2013 |
8.2 (1245209 votes)
|
6.79 (1507 reviews)

Based on the true story of Jordan Belfort, from his rise to a wealthy stock-broker living the high life to his fall involving crime, corruption and the federal government.

03.
Paranoia
106 min | 2013 |
5.7 (32439 votes)
|
4.33 (98 reviews)

An entry-level employee at a powerful corporation finds himself occupying a corner office, but at a dangerous price: he must spy on his boss's old mentor to secure for him a multi-billion dollar advantage.

04.
Now You See Me
115 min | 2013 |
7.2 (614358 votes)
|
5.98 (754 reviews)

An F.B.I. Agent and an Interpol Detective track a team of illusionists who pull off bank heists during their performances, and reward their audiences with the money.

05.
The Bling Ring
90 min | 2013 |
5.6 (85267 votes)
|
4.72 (200 reviews)

Inspired by actual events, a group of fame-obsessed teenagers use the internet to track celebrities' whereabouts in order to rob their homes.

06.
Empire State
94 min | 2013 |
5.2 (20013 votes)
|
4.34 (70 reviews)

Two childhood friends plan to rob an armored-car depository, but an NYPD officer stands in their way.

07.
The Fifth Estate
128 min | 2013 |
6.2 (39733 votes)
|
5.39 (117 reviews)

A dramatic thriller based on real events that reveals the quest to expose the deceptions and corruptions of power that turned an Internet upstart into the 21st century's most fiercely debated organization.

08.
Broken City
109 min | 2013 |
6.2 (77784 votes)
|
5.39 (157 reviews)

In a city rife with injustice, ex-cop Billy Taggart seeks redemption and revenge after being double-crossed and then framed by its most powerful figure: Mayor Nicholas Hostetler.

09.
Identity Thief
111 min | 2013 |
5.7 (128061 votes)
|
4.91 (275 reviews)

Mild mannered businessman Sandy Patterson travels from Denver to Florida to confront the deceptively harmless looking woman who has been living it up after stealing Sandy's identity.

10.
Race 2
150 min | 2013 |
5.3 (13627 votes)
|
4.54 (55 reviews)

Ranvir treads through the world of the Indian mafia in Turkey as he looks to avenge the death of his lover and partner in crime.

11.
Only God Forgives
90 min | 2013 |
5.7 (109151 votes)
|
5.01 (568 reviews)

Julian, a drug-smuggler thriving in Bangkok's criminal underworld, sees his life get even more complicated when his mother compels him to find and kill whoever is responsible for his brother's recent death.

12.
Runner Runner
88 min | 2013 |
5.6 (60946 votes)
|
4.95 (103 reviews)

When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.

13.
Trance
101 min | 2013 |
6.9 (111322 votes)
|
6.31 (220 reviews)

An art auctioneer becomes mixed up with a group of criminals partners with a hypnotherapist in order to recover a lost painting.

14.
The Hangover Part III
100 min | 2013 |
5.8 (299713 votes)
|
5.25 (314 reviews)

When one of their own is kidnapped by an angry gangster, the Wolf Pack must track down Mr. Chow, who has escaped from prison and is on the run.

15.
Welcome to the Punch
99 min | 2013 |
6.1 (32015 votes)
|
5.58 (95 reviews)

When a notorious criminal is forced to return to London, it gives a detective one last chance to take down the man he's always been after.

16.
D-Day
153 min | 2013 |
7.2 (8860 votes)
|
6.69 (52 reviews)

A team of experts dispatched to bring in The Most Wanted Man in India almost achieve the unthinkable ... until something goes horribly wrong.

17.
Out of the Furnace
116 min | 2013 |
6.8 (110153 votes)
|
6.29 (277 reviews)

When Rodney Baze mysteriously disappears and law enforcement doesn't follow through fast enough, his older brother, Russell, takes matters into his own hands to find justice.

18.
The Family
111 min | 2013 |
6.3 (112980 votes)
|
5.82 (258 reviews)

The Manzoni family, a notorious mafia clan, is relocated to Normandy, France under the Witness Protection Program, where fitting in soon becomes challenging, as their old habits die hard.

19.
Pain & Gain
129 min | 2013 |
6.4 (206224 votes)
|
5.94 (332 reviews)

A trio of bodybuilders in Florida get caught up in an extortion ring and a kidnapping scheme that goes terribly wrong.

20.
Police Story: Lockdown
110 min | 2013 |
6.1 (8944 votes)
|
5.64 (35 reviews)

A man looking for the release of a long-time prisoner takes a police officer, his daughter, and a group of strangers hostage.

21.
Gangster Squad
113 min | 2013 |
6.7 (209270 votes)
|
6.26 (310 reviews)

It's 1949 Los Angeles, the city is run by gangsters and a malicious mobster, Mickey Cohen. Determined to end the corruption, John O'Mara assembles a team of cops, ready to take down the ruthless leader and restore peace to the city.

22.
The Heat
117 min | 2013 |
6.6 (165603 votes)
|
6.2 (412 reviews)

An uptight FBI Special Agent is paired with a foul-mouthed Boston cop to take down a ruthless drug lord.

23.
3096 Tage
111 min | 2013 |
6.5 (12136 votes)
|
6.13 (38 reviews)

A young Austrian girl is kidnapped and held in captivity for eight years. Based on the factual case of Natascha Kampusch.

24.
The Call
94 min | 2013 |
6.7 (115881 votes)
|
6.34 (373 reviews)

When a veteran 911 operator takes a life-altering call from a teenage girl who has just been abducted, she realizes that she must confront a killer from her past in order to save the girl's life.

25.
The Counselor
117 min | 2013 |
5.3 (98005 votes)
|
4.95 (481 reviews)

A lawyer finds himself in over his head when he gets involved in drug trafficking.

26.
Getaway
90 min | 2013 |
4.4 (22082 votes)
|
4.06 (128 reviews)

To save his kidnapped wife, Brent Magna must drive at the orders of a mysterious man.

27.
Blood Ties
127 min | 2013 |
6.5 (18942 votes)
|
6.18 (57 reviews)

Two brothers, on either side of the law, face off over organized crime in Brooklyn during the 1970s.

28.
Prisoners
153 min | 2013 |
8.1 (628079 votes)
|
7.79 (1008 reviews)

When Keller Dover's daughter and her friend go missing, he takes matters into his own hands as the police pursue multiple leads and the pressure mounts.