The first crime movie of groundbreaking filmmaker Terrence Malik, about a runaway couple with a huge age gap (Martin Xin's role is 25 years old, while Sissy Pessek's role is 15 years old), is still amazing. This film is based on the real killing carnival of Charles Stackwise and Carly Ann Fugate in 1958. It has all the iconic visual talents of the director and is fascinating from beginning to end.
This Clint Eastwood film takes Angelina Jolie as a mother to look for her missing son, but is told that her son has been found - and that she is looking for the wrong boy. The story is somehow, at least loosely, based on a true story.A crime movie based on true story.
Charlize Theron won an Oscar for playing the real life prostitute turned serial killer Aileen Wuornos in the monster directed by Patty Jenkins.
David Finch's masterpiece about chasing the notorious San Francisco serial killer, he sent a password letter to the newspaper, which is one of the best real crime movies ever made.According to the book by Robert Greysmith (played by Jack Gyllenhaal himself in the film), this crime movie has everything you look for in this genre very simply: a story about the edge of your seat, an amazing attention to details by an excellent filmmaker, and an excellent cast, including Mark Ruffalo Robert Downey Jr. and his successors Brian Cox and Gyllenhaal.
You may not have expected it, but scream - perhaps the most iconic horror film of the past 30 years—— It is based on a series of real murders committed by a killer called Gainesville Ripper in 1990. Make this horrible classic even more terrible.A classical crime movie.
The Texas Chain Saw Massacre
Another horror movie you may not realize is based on a true story. The Texas Chainsaw Massacre is one of the original hack movies in many ways. Although it is very loose, it is based on the story of a killer named Ed Gayne, who wore human skin on his face and killed many people in a house similar to the house in the crime movie.
The Trial of the Chicago 7
Aaron Sorkin's crime movie The Trial of the Chicago 7 has a stacked cast, telling the true story of eight men (who became seven during the movie) who were accused of inciting riots at the 1968 Democratic National Congress in Chicago. If you like his work, the cast is very rich, and this crime movie is a typical Sorkin.