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Films Directed by Women

Check out the official top 100 narrative feature films by women directors list

FAQ (please read before commenting)

1) Why is [movie by male director] on here?
In most cases (Slumdog Millionaire, The Act of Killing, Out 1, Bela Tarr's movies) there's a female co-director who isn't credited everywhere, sometimes (Lego Movie 2) they were originally credited as co-director and the credit was later changed to something else. Most of the time it's explained somewhere in the comments but of course it's possible that I accidentally added something that shouldn't be on here.
2) Why is [movie by trans director] on here?
Trans women are women, if they made a movie before they came out as trans women I gonna…

There are 193 crime films in this list.

  • The Story of Woo Viet
  • Baise-moi
  • Coin Heist
  • Hot Pursuit
  • Kajraare
  • Half Baked
  • Jane Doe: The Harder They Fall
  • Cropsey
  • Camorra (A Story of Streets, Women and Crime)
  • Unfair: The Answer
  • The Boys Next Door
  • Deadline for Murder: From the Files of Edna Buchanan
  • Caprice
  • The Corpse Had a Familiar Face
  • Let the Corpses Tan
  • Drive, She Said
  • Lady Beware
  • Beauty and the Dogs
  • Civil Brand
  • Death Under Sail
  • Happy New Year
  • On Dangerous Ground
  • Fatal Honeymoon
  • Cookie
  • An Open Secret
  • Bound
  • Point Break
  • The Night Manager
  • Fissures
  • Chained
  • An Inspector Calls
  • Texas Killing Fields
  • Stranger Inside
  • Sun Don't Shine
  • Green Street Hooligans
  • The Tuner
  • The Adversary
  • Detroit
  • Beeba Boys
  • Shanghai Noir
  • Ripley's Game
  • Mikey and Nicky
  • Salaam Bombay!
  • Batman: Year One
  • The Pinkie
  • Too Much Too Often!
  • Hideout in the Sun
  • Monkey Business
  • Deidra & Laney Rob a Train
  • Good Morning, Killer
  • Boys Don't Cry
  • K-20: The Fiend with Twenty Faces
  • Step Up
  • Havoc
  • Legacy
  • The Hitch-Hiker
  • Tees Maar Khan
  • American Psycho
  • Talaash
  • Criminal Passion
  • Faceless Killers
  • Girltrash: All Night Long
  • A Question of Silence
  • Mi Vida Loca
  • Murder Is Easy
  • Guncrazy
  • Kiragoorina Gayyaligalu
  • Thin Ice
  • The Shooter
  • The Lady in Question
  • Subway in the Sky
  • Wanda
  • The Voices
  • The Bling Ring
  • Four Rooms
  • Sugar & Spice
  • Crime Thief
  • Défense de savoir
  • Outrage
  • Deadly Weapons
  • The Hitchhikers
  • Dreams for Sale
  • Mommy Dead and Dearest
  • Deliver Us from Evil
  • The Cool World
  • Top of the Lake: China Girl
  • Thick as Thieves
  • Malcolm
  • Monster
  • Double Xposure
  • To Live and Die in Ordos
  • Every Secret Thing
  • Top of the Lake
  • The Kill-Off
  • The Missing
  • The Rape of Richard Beck
  • Mob Princess
  • Cleveland Abduction
  • Prophet's Prey
  • I Am Jane Doe