GoodFellas
GoodFellas (1990)

Young Henry Hill, with his friends Jimmy and Tommy, begins the climb from being a petty criminal to a gangster on the mean streets of New York.

9/10

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writer: Nicholas Pileggi, Martin Scorsese

Stars: Robert De Niro, Ray Liotta, Joe Pesci

Raging Bull
Raging Bull (1980)

Emotionally self-destructive boxer, Jake La Motta's journey through life, as the violence and temper that leads him to the top in the ring destroys his life outside it.

9/10

Director: Martin Scorsese

Writer: Paul Schrader, Mardik Martin

Stars: Robert De Niro, Joe Pesci, Cathy Moriarty

Gran Torino
Gran Torino (2008)

Disgruntled Korean War veteran Walt Kowalski sets out to reform his neighbor, a Hmong teenager who tried to steal Kowalski's prized possession: a 1972 Gran Torino.

8/10

Director: Clint Eastwood

Writer: Nick Schenk

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Christopher Carley, Bee Vang

Reservoir Dogs
Reservoir Dogs (1992)

When a simple jewelry heist goes horribly wrong, the surviving criminals begin to suspect that one of them is a police informant.

8/10

Director: Quentin Tarantino

Writer: Quentin Tarantino

Stars: Harvey Keitel, Tim Roth, Michael Madsen

Platoon
Platoon (1986)

A young soldier in Vietnam faces a moral crisis when confronted with the horrors of war and the duality of man.

8/10

Director: Oliver Stone

Writer: Oliver Stone

Stars: Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Willem Dafoe

Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)

An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid.

8/10

Director: Sam Peckinpah

Writer: Rudy Wurlitzer

Stars: James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson, Richard Jaeckel

A Fistful of Dollars
A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

A wandering gunfighter plays two rival families against each other in a town torn apart by greed, pride, and revenge.

8/10

Director: Sergio Leone

Writer: Vi¬≠ctor Andrés Catena, Jaime Comas Gil, Sergio Leone

Stars: Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volontè, Marianne Koch

The Gentlemen
The Gentlemen (2020)

A very British drug lord tries to sell off his highly profitable empire to a dynasty of Oklahoma billionaires.

7.5/10

Director: Guy Ritchie

Writer: Guy Ritchie

Stars: Matthew McConaughey, Colin Farrell, Charlie Hunnam

300
300 (2006)

King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C.

7.5/10

Director: Zack Snyder

Writer: Frank Miller, Zack Snyder, Kurt Johnstad

Stars: Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, Dominic West

Scarface
Scarface (1983)

In Miami in 1980, a determined Cuban immigrant takes over a drug cartel and succumbs to greed.

7.5/10

Director: Brian De Palma

Writer: Oliver Stone

Stars: Al Pacino, Steven Bauer, Michelle Pfeiffer

The Dirty Dozen
The Dirty Dozen (1967)

Twelve condemned soldiers are pressed into service as a crack commando team to undertake a daring mission in Nazi-occupied France.

7.5/10

Director: Robert Aldrich

Writer: Nunnally Johnson, Lukas Heller

Stars: Lee Marvin, Ernest Borgnine, Charles Bronson

The Grey
The Grey (2011)

After their plane crashes in Alaska, six oil workers are led by a skilled huntsman to survival, but a pack of merciless wolves haunts their every step.

7/10

Director: Joe Carnahan

Writer: Joe Carnahan, Ian Mackenzie Jeffers

Stars: Liam Neeson, Dermot Mulroney, Frank Grillo

Point Break
Point Break (1991)

An F.B.I. Agent goes undercover to catch a gang of surfers who may be bank robbers.

7/10

Director: Kathryn Bigelow

Writer: W. Peter Iliff

Stars: Patrick Swayze, Keanu Reeves, Gary Busey

Lethal Weapon
Lethal Weapon (1987)

Two newly paired cops who are complete opposites must put aside their differences in order to catch a gang of drug smugglers.

7/10

Director: Richard Donner

Writer: Shane Black

Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey

To Live and Die in L.A.
To Live and Die in L.A. (1985)

Two cops are trying to track down a vicious criminal named Eric Masters. When one of them is killed by Masters the other cop swears revenge at any cost.

7/10

Director: William Friedkin

Writer: Gerald Petievich, William Friedkin

Stars: William Petersen, Willem Dafoe, John Pankow