Dog Day Afternoon (1975) (R)
The most bizarre bank siege ever
Budget: $1,800,000
Revenue: $46,665,856
Genres: Crime, Drama, Thriller

Based on the true story of would-be Brooklyn bank robbers John Wojtowicz and Salvatore Naturale. Sonny and Sal attempt a bank heist which quickly turns sour and escalates into a hostage situation and stand-off with the police. As Sonny's motives for the robbery are slowly revealed and things become more complicated, the heist turns into a media circus.