Forget those suited up pansies from 'Ocean's 11' - these stick-up kids aren't afraid to get physical! From 'The Town' to recent Australian audition 'Son of a Gun', we bring you only finest modern heist flicks that get grit!
Looking for subtle ruminations on the social construct of masculinity, the causes and effects of interpersonal violence, and the final madness of man's inhumanity to man? WELLYOU'RE ON THE WRONG F*****G LIST THEN BUDDY! These mindless action masterpieces feature obscenely large machine guns, car chases, and more explosions than an active quarry.
Are those abs real or spray-painted on? Only his make-up artist knows. All that you need to know is that Gerard Butler is highly capable of killing multiple enemies with guns, swords, and remote control robots.
Gritty or clear-cut, action-packed or psychological, there's something here for everyone in this list of the best contemporary cop flicks. Some might be surprised how many of the top-ranked flicks are foreign: make sure to check out 'Infernal Affairs' (Chinese), '36th Precinct' (French), and 'The Guard' (Irish)!