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Killer 100, 1931-2019

Not including films on the earlier lists (A through J), these are the best and most influential sound-era feature films about killers, war, and crimes set in the real world (not sci-fi, no magical elements)

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  • Little Caesar
  • Scarface
  • I Am a Fugitive from a Chain Gang
  • Captain Blood
  • Pépé le Moko
  • Angels with Dirty Faces
  • Le Jour Se Lève
  • Shadow of a Doubt
  • Laura
  • Murder, My Sweet
  • Spellbound
  • Scarlet Street
  • Gilda
  • The Big Sleep
  • The Killers
  • My Darling Clementine
  • Red River
  • White Heat
  • The Asphalt Jungle
  • Winchester '73
  • Strangers on a Train
  • Awaara
  • The Hitch-Hiker
  • The Wages of Fear
  • The Big Heat
  • Kiss Me Deadly
  • The Killing
  • Throne of Blood
  • Anatomy of a Murder
  • The Big Risk
  • The Magnificent Seven
  • Shoot the Piano Player
  • Underworld U.S.A.
  • Yojimbo
  • Cape Fear
  • Harakiri
  • The Longest Day
  • The Great Escape
  • Come Drink with Me
  • Samurai Rebellion
  • Branded to Kill
  • The Dirty Dozen
  • In Cold Blood
  • Bullitt
  • Le Cercle Rouge
  • The Way of the Dragon
  • The Long Goodbye
  • High Plains Drifter
  • Mean Streets
  • Badlands
  • Lady Snowblood
  • Serpico
  • The Conversation
  • The Outlaw Josey Wales
  • Assault on Precinct 13
  • The Big Red One
  • Mad Max 2
  • Blood Simple
  • Police Story
  • Henry: Portrait of a Serial Killer
  • The Untouchables
  • Full Metal Jacket
  • Born on the Fourth of July
  • Batman
  • The Killer
  • Miller's Crossing
  • New Jack City
  • Once Upon a Time in China
  • Reservoir Dogs
  • Bad Lieutenant
  • Menace II Society
  • The Fugitive
  • The Legend of Drunken Master
  • Léon: The Professional
  • Ashes of Time
  • The Usual Suspects
  • Heat
  • Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels
  • The Thin Red Line
  • Shiri
  • American Psycho
  • Traffic
  • Hero
  • Dhoom
  • The Departed
  • Taken
  • Gomorrah
  • Carlos
  • 13 Assassins
  • True Grit
  • Gangs of Wasseypur - Part 1
  • Skyfall
  • Zero Dark Thirty
  • American Sniper
  • Sicario
  • The Assassin
  • The Revenant
  • BlacKkKlansman
  • Joker
  • 1917