30 the Best Con Movies 60,70,80,90,2000s


30.The Italian Job

Michael Caine, Benny Hill

Released: 1969

Directed by: Peter Collinson

The Italian Job is a 1969 British caper film, written by Troy Kennedy Martin, produced by Michael Deeley and directed by Peter Collinson. Subsequent television showings and releases on video have..


Michael Caine, J.J. Barry

Released: 1968

Directed by: Bryan Forbes

Deadfall is a 1968 film directed by Bryan Forbes and starring Michael Caine, Eric Portman, and Giovanna Ralli, with music by John Barry. It is based on the 1965 thriller from author Desmond.

28.Jackie Brown

Robert De Niro, Samuel L. Jackson

Released: 1997

Directed by: Quentin Tarantino

Jackie Brown is a 1997 drama film written and directed by Quentin Tarantino. It is an adaptation of Elmore Leonard’s 1992 novel Rum Punch, the first adaptation from Tarantino, and stars Pam Grier in..

27.Wall Street

Charlie Sheen, Michael Douglas

Released: 1987

Directed by: Oliver Stone

Wall Street is a 1987 American drama film, directed and co-written by Oliver Stone, which stars Michael Douglas, Charlie Sheen, Daryl Hannah and Martin Sheen. The film tells the story of Bud Fox, a…

26.Midnight Run

Robert De Niro, Charles Grodin

Released: 1988

Directed by: Martin Brest

Midnight Run is a 1988 American action-comedy film directed by Martin Brest and starring Robert De Niro and Charles Grodin. Yaphet Kotto, John Ashton, Dennis Farina, Joe Pantoliano and Philip Baker…


Matt Damon, Edward Norton

Released: 1998

Directed by: John Dahl

Rounders is a 1998 American drama film about the underground world of high-stakes poker, directed by John Dahl, and starring Matt Damon and Edward Norton. The film follows two friends who need to..

24.Tommy Boy

Dan Aykroyd, Rob Lowe

Released: 1995

Directed by: Peter Segal

Tommy Boy is a 1995 American road comedy film directed by Peter Segal, written by Bonnie and Terry Turner, produced by Lorne Michaels, and starring former Saturday Night Live castmates and close…

23.The Talented Mr. Ripley

Gwyneth Paltrow, Cate Blanchett

Released: 1999

Directed by: Anthony Minghella

The Talented Mr. Ripley is a 1999 American psychological thriller written for the screen and directed by Anthony Minghella. An adaptation of the 1955 Patricia Highsmith novel of the same name, the..


Heather Graham, James Woods

Released: 1992

Directed by: Michael Ritchie

Diggstown is a 1992 film directed by Michael Ritchie, and starring James Woods, Louis Gossett, Jr. and Bruce Dern. It also features Heather Graham, Oliver Platt and Randall “Tex” Cobb.

21.Trading Places

Eddie Murphy, Jamie Lee Curtis

Released: 1983

Directed by: John Landis

Trading Places is a 1983 American comedy film directed by John Landis, starring Dan Aykroyd and Eddie Murphy. It tells the story of an upper-class commodities broker and a homeless street hustler..

20.The Usual Suspects

Kevin Spacey, Benicio del Toro

Released: 1994

Directed by: Bryan Singer

The Usual Suspects is a 1995 German-American neo-noir crime thriller film directed by Bryan Singer and written by Christopher McQuarrie. It stars Stephen Baldwin, Gabriel Byrne, Benicio del Toro,.


Mel Gibson, Jodie Foster

Released: 1994

Directed by: Richard Donner

Maverick is a 1994 Western comedy film directed by Richard Donner and written by William Goldman, based on the 1950s television series of the same name created by Roy Huggins. The film stars Mel..

18.The Game

Sean Penn, Michael Douglas

Released: 1997

Directed by: David Fincher, Pedro Coutinho

The Game is a 1997 American mystery thriller film directed by David Fincher, starring Michael Douglas and Sean Penn, and produced by Propaganda Films and PolyGram Filmed Entertainment. It tells the..

17.The Grifters

Annette Bening, John Cusack

Released: 1990

Directed by: Stephen Frears

The Grifters is a 1990 neo-noir film directed by Stephen Frears, produced by Martin Scorsese, and stars John Cusack, Anjelica Huston and Annette Bening. The screenplay was written by Donald E…

16.The Score

Robert De Niro, Marlon Brando

Released: 2001

Directed by: Frank Oz

The Score is a 2001 thriller film directed by Frank Oz, and stars Robert De Niro, Edward Norton, Angela Bassett and Marlon Brando in his final film role. It was the only time that Brando and De Niro.


Danny DeVito, Gene Hackman

Released: 2001

Directed by: David Mamet

This film is a 2001 film, written and directed by David Mamet, which stars Gene Hackman, Danny DeVito, and Delroy Lindo, with Rebecca Pidgeon, Ricky Jay, and Sam Rockwell in supporting roles..

14.Matchstick Men

Nicolas Cage, Sam Rockwell

Released: 2003

Directed by: Ridley Scott

Matchstick Men is a 2003 American comedy drama film directed by Ridley Scott. Based on Eric Garcia’s 2002 novel of the same name, the film stars Nicolas Cage, Sam Rockwell, and Alison Lohman..

13.The Color of Money

Tom Cruise, Paul Newman

Released: 1986

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

The Color of Money is a 1986 drama film directed by Martin Scorsese from a screenplay by Richard Price, based on the 1984 novel of the same name by Walter Tevis. The film stars Paul Newman and Tom..

12.Dirty Rotten Scoundrels

Steve Martin, Michael Caine

Released: 1988

Directed by: Frank Oz

Dirty Rotten Scoundrels is a 1988 American comedy film directed by Frank Oz, and a remake of the 1964 film Bedtime Story. A sophisticated con artist (Michael Caine) and an arrogant hustler ..


11.The Spanish Prisoner

Steve Martin, Felicity Huffman

Released: 1997

Directed by: David Mamet

The Spanish Prisoner is a 1997 American suspense film, written and directed by David Mamet and starring Campbell Scott, Steve Martin, Rebecca Pidgeon, Ben Gazzara, Felicity Huffman and Ricky Jay. 

10.The Italian Job

Charlize Theron, Kelly Brook

Released: 2003

Directed by: F. Gary Gray

The Italian Job is a 2003 film directed by F. Gary Gray, written by Wayne and Donna Powers and produced by Donald DeLine. The film stars Mark Wahlberg, Charlize Theron, Jason Statham, Edward Norton,..

9.White Men Can’t Jump

Woody Harrelson, Wesley Snipes

Released: 1992

Directed by: Ron Shelton

White Men Can’t Jump is a 1992 American sports buddy comedy film written and directed by Ron Shelton, starring Wesley Snipes and Woody Harrelson as streetball hustlers. The film was released in the..

8.Paper Moon

Tatum O’Neal, Randy Quaid

Released: 1973

Directed by: Peter Bogdanovich

Paper Moon is a 1973 American comedy-drama film directed by Peter Bogdanovich and released by Paramount Pictures. Screenwriter Alvin Sargent adapted the script from the novel Addie Pray by Joe

7.Ocean’s Thirteen

Brad Pitt, George Clooney

Released: 2007

Directed by: Steven Soderbergh

Ocean’s Thirteen is a 2007 American comedy film directed by Steven Soderbergh and starring an ensemble cast. It is the third and final film in the Soderbergh series following the 2004 sequel Ocean’s..

6.Now You See Me

Morgan Freeman, Isla Fisher

Released: 2013

Directed by: Louis Leterrier

Now You See Me is a 2013 thriller film directed by Louis Leterrier and written by Boaz Yakin and Edward..

5.The Wolf of Wall Street

Leonardo DiCaprio, Matthew McConaughey

Released: 2013

Directed by: Martin Scorsese

The Wolf of Wall Street is a 2013 American biographical black comedy film directed by Martin Scorsese, based on the memoir by Jordan Belfort. An ambitious stockbroker (Leonardo DiCaprio) tells his..


Rachel Weisz, Dustin Hoffman

Released: 2003

Directed by: James Foley

Confidence is a 2003 drama film starring Edward Burns, Dustin Hoffman, Andy Garcia and Rachel Weisz, directed by James Foley, and written by Doug Jung.

3.The Distinguished Gentleman

Eddie Murphy, James Garner

Released: 1992

Directed by: Jonathan Lynn

The Distinguished Gentleman is a comedy starring Eddie Murphy. The film was directed by Jonathan Lynn. In addition to Murphy, the film stars Lane Smith, Sheryl Lee Ralph, Joe Don Baker, James GarNER..

2.Catch Me If You Can

Leonardo DiCaprio, Amy Adams

Released: 2002

Directed by: Steven Spielberg

Catch Me If You Can is a 2002 American biographical crime drama film based on the life of Frank Abagnale, who, before his 19th birthday, successfully performed cons worth millions of dollars by…


The Sting

Paul Newman, Robert Redford

Released: 1973

Directed by: George Roy Hill

The Sting is a 1973 American caper film set in September 1936, involving a complicated plot by two professional grifters to con a mob boss. The film was directed by George Roy Hill, who had directed..


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