Want to make a fashion statement while robbing a bank? Well, lose that Wild West bandanna or boring old ski mask. If you really want to create a sensation, you've got to go for something more theatrical -- like those eye-catching nun costumes featured in posters for Ben Affleck's new heist opus, 'The Town.'

As as we anticipate what looks to be a crackerjack crime film, we've rounded up the best masked movie bandits, including a few ex-presidents and other clowns. (Note: We've ruled out any non-masked disguises, awesome though they may be, such as the rabbi get-ups in 'Snatch'; and we've skipped any masked villains who are about slicing and dicing instead of stick-ups.) Here are the 10 best:
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