With temperatures soaring and the days getting longer, this summer is sure to provide some great times! From beach days to barbecues, the options are endless. For those wanting to stay indoors, why not check out some unforgettable crime film lineups? You’re guaranteed to witness some thrilling conversations and capture the characters’ dramatic stories. Here’s a first look at the top films worth reeling in this summer;
The first must-watch is ‘Blue Velvet’, a neo-noir thriller directed by renowned filmmaker David Lynch. Blue Velvet follows Jeffrey Beaumont, a young man who discovers a severed ear in a vacant lot in a small US town – leading him to unravel a twisted mystery. From the central storyline of an optimist searching for answers to the unexpected dark turns throughout the story, viewers are enticed until the very end. With every moment, this movie will have you hooked.
Next up is ‘The Usual Suspects’, the 1995 classic. It’s an intense crime-thriller that follows the journey of five criminals who are brought together in an attempt to pull off a criminal heist. After a mysterious figure named Keyser Soze disappears following the heist, Bryan Singer’s gripping movie takes a dramatic turn as the five mobsters each suspect the other of double-crossing them. Expect non-stop suspense as the movie’s gripping storyline unfolds.
Lastly, we have ‘Psycho’, a horror masterpiece by Alfred Hitchcock. This chilling movie takes place in a run-down Motel run by a strange but charming Norman Bates who, as it turns out, hides a deep dark secret. You won’t be able to turn away as Norman’s mysterious behaviors unravel into a dramatic and intense climax.
‘Reservoir Dogs’, directed by Quentin Tarantino, is another classic worth catching. The movie unravels the story of a group of criminals that are brought together by a criminal mastermind. As they carry out the gritty and high-stakes heist, things quickly go wrong. From the tense moments to the humorous conversations between the criminal characters, Tarantino takes viewers on an unforgettable ride.
The movie also features thrilling stunts and an iconic soundtrack that are sure to have you on the edge of your seat. ‘Reservoir Dogs’ will have you second guessing who the criminal mastermind really is and where the storyline may take you.
To conclude, these are all great crime movies that will surely take you on gripping and entertaining journeys this summer. Whether alone, with friends or a loved one, these films are sure to make you feel like you’re part of the action.