I wouldn’t exactly say crimes are a good thing but they sure do make a good movie to watch on a rainy day! The suspense and mystery behind each and every plot makes criminal stories a lot interesting especially because they manage to keep you on the edge. Some real crimes too have inspired great movies. Here are a couple;
This is a tense thriller that was released in the year 2014. It is one that takes place in Texas in the year 1980. A family man played by Michael Hall goes to investigate a bump in the night and ends up killing a home invader. This act of self-defense puts him on the revenge list of the burglar’s father who has been released from prison recently. The story then takes a turn with 3 men who end up getting involved in the criminal underworld full of murder and corruption. It sure does take some private investigator Sydney to solve this case!
When a casino robbery fails a sister and her lethal brother travel through snowy Michigan to try and make it to the Canadian border. However their plan fails as the sister is kidnapped by a boxer who just got out of prison and was visiting home for thanksgiving. With the involvement of those dear to them the two families help out each other to solve the issue at hand as the blood shed begins.
This is a movie based on one of the real cons pulled by Jordan Belfort. The story is based on how a stockbroker cons his way into making millions through illegal trades. It is also known as a white collar crime.
Black DahliaThis is another story based on one of the oldest cold cases that was never solved to this date. It is based on the girl named Elizabeth Short who was brutally murdered by cutting her in half and left to bleed, and her naked body was found in LA. As the case goes on the story takes a turn with a more corrupting murder plot that affects the police officers and child custody at Precise Investigation troupe investigating the crime, and their ladies as well.
This is story that revolves around a group of teens and young adults who rob celebrities, break into their homes, steal jewelry, clothes, cash and others, just for the kick! It is also one that is based on a true story. And even some real victims appear in the movie. For example Paris Hilton, she even offered to film the movie in her house that the incident took place in.These are a couple of exciting stories from amongst so many. So next time you are on holiday or bored on a rainy day make sure to watch a couple and enjoy slouching in the couch and stuffing your face with popcorn!