Check out our selection best crime movies on Netflix in January 2019.
#1 Escape Plan
2013 | 15 | 1h 55m
Framed and thrown into an escape-proof prison that he designed himself, structural security expert Ray must use all his know-how to break out.
Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Arnold Schwarzenegger, Jim Caviezel
#2 Escape Plan 2: Hades
2018 | 15 | 1h 36m
Security expert Ray Breslin’s best operative is taken to a cutting-edge prison where he must fight for his life and search for a means of escape.
Starring: Sylvester Stallone, Dave Bautista, Huang Xiaoming
#3 Fast & Furious 6
2013 | 12 | 2h 10m
Street racer Dominic Toretto and his crew again call on their mad driving skills for a major heist that sends them speeding through European streets.
Starring: Vin Diesel, Paul Walker, Dwayne Johnson
#4 Sherlock Holmes
2009 | 12 | 2h 8m
Robert Downey Jr. stars as the legendary sleuth Sherlock Holmes in this Guy Ritchie-helmed reinvention of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s detective series.
Starring: Robert Downey Jr., Jude Law, Rachel McAdams
2016 | 15 | 1h 42m
A series of high-stakes thefts at banks owned by a manipulative millionaire sparks an FBI agent to suspect a sinister plan behind the deadly heists.
Starring: Christopher Meloni, Bruce Willis, Dave Bautista
#6 Hold the Dark
2018 | 15 | 2h 5m
In the grim Alaskan winter, a naturalist hunts for wolves blamed for killing a local boy, but he soon finds himself swept into a chilling mystery.
Starring: Jeffrey Wright, Alexander Skarsgård, James Badge Dale
#7 London Heist
2017 | 15 | 1h 35m
After a heist gone wrong, a career criminal gradually uncovers the hidden motive behind his father’s murder — and it has nothing to do with money.
Starring: Craig Fairbrass, James Cosmo, Mem Ferda
#8 THE MECHANIC
2011 | 15 | 1h 32m
When his mentor is murdered, lone hit man Arthur Bishop trains the man’s son, Steve McKenna, in the ways of the professional kill.
Starring: Jason Statham, Ben Foster, Donald Sutherland
#9 For a Few Dollars More
1965 | 15 | 2h 11m
A bounty hunter joins forces with a rival to capture a crazed outlaw in this gritty follow-up to the 1964 classic “A Fistful of Dollars.”
Starring: Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Gian Maria Volonté
2009 | 18 | 2h 42m
Prohibited from using their powers in a parallel Earth in 1985, a band of superheroes unites to defend themselves when one of their own is murdered.
Starring: Malin Akerman, Billy Crudup, Matthew Goode
#11 Lord of War
2005 | 15 | 2h 1m
When a Ukrainian immigrant goes from two-bit thug to the world’s leading arms dealer, he soon finds that his profiteering comes at a cost.
Starring: Nicolas Cage, Jared Leto, Bridget Moynahan
2017 15 1h 28m
While serving as the marshal of rowdy Abilene, Kansas, “Wild Bill” Hickok uses guns and gall to tidy up the lawless frontier town.
Starring: Luke Hemsworth, Trace Adkins, Kris Kristofferson