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1. Spider-Man 3 (2007)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Adventure

6.2
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59 Metascore

A strange black entity from another world bonds with Peter Parker and causes inner turmoil as he contends with new villains, temptations, and revenge.

Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Topher Grace, Thomas Haden Church

Votes: 466,485 | Gross: $336.53M

2. Batman (1989)

PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Adventure

7.5
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69 Metascore

The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker.

Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Michael Keaton, Jack Nicholson, Kim Basinger, Robert Wuhl

Votes: 315,666 | Gross: $251.19M

3. Die Hard (1988)

R | 132 min | Action, Thriller

8.2
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72 Metascore

An NYPD officer tries to save his wife and several others taken hostage by German terrorists during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

Director: John McTiernan | Stars: Bruce Willis, Alan Rickman, Bonnie Bedelia, Reginald VelJohnson

Votes: 727,047 | Gross: $83.01M

4. Police Academy (1984)

R | 96 min | Comedy

6.7
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41 Metascore

A group of good-hearted, but incompetent misfits enter the police academy, but the instructors there are not going to put up with their pranks.

Director: Hugh Wilson | Stars: Steve Guttenberg, G.W. Bailey, Kim Cattrall, Bubba Smith

Votes: 104,524 | Gross: $81.20M

5. Batman Returns (1992)

PG-13 | 126 min | Action, Crime, Fantasy

7.0
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68 Metascore

Batman returns to the big screen when a deformed man calling himself the Penguin wreaks havoc across Gotham with the help of a cruel businessman.

Director: Tim Burton | Stars: Michael Keaton, Danny DeVito, Michelle Pfeiffer, Christopher Walken

Votes: 255,307 | Gross: $162.83M

6. Lethal Weapon (1987)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.6
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68 Metascore

Two newly paired cops who are complete opposites must put aside their differences in order to catch a gang of drug smugglers.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Mitchell Ryan

Votes: 221,170 | Gross: $65.21M

7. Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)

R | 127 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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37 Metascore

With personal crises and age weighing in on them, LAPD officers Riggs and Murtaugh must contend with deadly Chinese triads that are trying to free their former leaders out of prison and onto American soil.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo

Votes: 144,579 | Gross: $130.44M

8. Hawaii Five-O (1968–1980)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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The investigations of Hawaii Five-0, an elite branch of the Hawaii State Police answerable only to the governor and headed by stalwart Steve McGarrett.

Stars: Jack Lord, James MacArthur, Kam Fong, Herman Wedemeyer

Votes: 5,142

9. Lethal Weapon 2 (1989)

R | 114 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.2
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70 Metascore

Riggs and Murtaugh are on the trail of South African diplomats who are using their immunity to engage in criminal activities.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Patsy Kensit

Votes: 150,286 | Gross: $147.25M

10. Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)

R | 118 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.7
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40 Metascore

Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh pursue a former LAPD officer who uses his knowledge of police procedure and policies to steal and sell confiscated guns and ammunition to local street gangs.

Director: Richard Donner | Stars: Mel Gibson, Danny Glover, Joe Pesci, Rene Russo

Votes: 147,181 | Gross: $144.73M

11. Adam-12 (1968–1975)

30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Two regular police officers patrol Los Angeles.

Stars: Martin Milner, Kent McCord, Shaaron Claridge, William Boyett

Votes: 2,687

12. S.W.A.T. (1975–1976)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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The missions of a major city's police department's Special Weapons and Tactics unit.

Stars: Steve Forrest, Robert Urich, Rod Perry, Mark Shera

Votes: 1,365

13. Stolen (2012)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

5.5
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43 Metascore

A former thief frantically searches for his missing daughter, who has been kidnapped and locked in the trunk of a taxi.

Director: Simon West | Stars: Nicolas Cage, Malin Akerman, Josh Lucas, Danny Huston

Votes: 41,515 | Gross: $0.30M

14. Highway Patrol (1955–1959)

30 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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Powerful patrol cars, fast motorcycles, and superheterodyne two-way radios combine to fight crime on the rural highways of America's wide open spaces.

Stars: Broderick Crawford, Art Gilmore, William Boyett, Vance Skarstedt

Votes: 805

15. Freelancers (2012)

R | 96 min | Action, Crime, Drama

4.6
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The son of a slain NYPD officer joins the force, where he falls in with his father's former partner and a team of rogue cops.

Director: Jessy Terrero | Stars: 50 Cent, Robert De Niro, Forest Whitaker, Malcolm Goodwin

Votes: 9,086

16. Brannigan (1975)

PG | 111 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.1
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Chicago Police Lieutenant Jim Brannigan is sent to the U.K. to escort organized crime boss Ben Larkin back to the U.S., but Larkin's hitmen prepare an ambush for Brannigan.

Director: Douglas Hickox | Stars: John Wayne, Richard Attenborough, Judy Geeson, Mel Ferrer

Votes: 4,697

17. Hands of Steel (1986)

R | 94 min | Action, Sci-Fi

5.4
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A cyborg is programmed to kill a scientist who holds the fate of mankind in his hands. He fails and hides in a diner in a desert run by a woman who likes him. The people who sent him are after him and so is the local arm wrestling champ.

Director: Sergio Martino | Stars: Daniel Greene, Janet Agren, Claudio Cassinelli, George Eastman

Votes: 1,860

18. The New Centurions (1972)

R | 103 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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An idealistic rookie cop joins the L.A.P.D. to make ends meet while finishing law school, and is indoctrinated by a seasoned veteran. As time goes on, he loses his ambitions and family as police work becomes his entire life.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: George C. Scott, Stacy Keach, Jane Alexander, Scott Wilson

Votes: 2,026

19. Where the Sidewalk Ends (1950)

Not Rated | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.6
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Det. Sgt. Mark Dixon wants to be something his old man wasn't: a guy on the right side of the law. But Dixon's vicious nature will get the better of him.

Director: Otto Preminger | Stars: Dana Andrews, Gene Tierney, Gary Merrill, Bert Freed

Votes: 6,910

21. K-911 (1999 Video)

PG-13 | 91 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.7
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Mike Dooley has been teamed up with Jerry Lee, a German Shepherd dog, for nearly ten years, but Jerry Lee isn't as young as he once was, and Dooley's superiors suggest that maybe it's time ... See full summary »

Director: Charles T. Kanganis | Stars: Jim Belushi, Christine Tucci, James Handy, Wade Williams

Votes: 3,902

22. Violent Saturday (1955)

Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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Three men case a small town very carefully, with plans to rob the bank on the upcoming Saturday, which turns violent and deadly.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Victor Mature, Richard Egan, Stephen McNally, Virginia Leith

Votes: 1,844

23. City That Never Sleeps (1953)

Approved | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.9
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Johnny Kelly, who plans on resigning from the police force and leaving his wife the next day, has a very eventful last night on duty.

Director: John H. Auer | Stars: Gig Young, Mala Powers, William Talman, Edward Arnold

Votes: 1,015

24. The Lineup (1958)

Approved | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.4
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In San Francisco, a psychopathic gangster and his mentor retrieve heroin packages carried by unsuspecting travelers.

Director: Don Siegel | Stars: Eli Wallach, Robert Keith, Richard Jaeckel, Mary LaRoche

Votes: 2,354

25. Two Men in Manhattan (1959)

Not Rated | 84 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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A French UN delegate has disappeared into thin air, sending reporter Moreau (Jean-Pierre Melville) and hard drinking photographer Delmas (Pierre Grasset) on an assignment to find him. Their only lead is a picture of three women.

Director: Jean-Pierre Melville | Stars: Pierre Grasset, Christiane Eudes, Ginger Hall, Colette Fleury

Votes: 1,332

26. Armored Car Robbery (1950)

Passed | 67 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.0
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A well-planned robbery goes awry, with tough cop Cordell in pursuit.

Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: Charles McGraw, Adele Jergens, William Talman, Douglas Fowley

Votes: 2,067

27. The Beast of the City (1932)

Passed | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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Police Chief Jim Fitzpatrick ruthlessly goes after organized crime and is prepared to use brutal and violent methods to fight it.

Director: Charles Brabin | Stars: Walter Huston, Jean Harlow, Wallace Ford, Jean Hersholt

Votes: 983 | Gross: $0.89M

28. Between Midnight and Dawn (1950)

Passed | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.6
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Prowl car cops on night duty romance a reluctant young lady while in danger from a vengeful racketeer.

Director: Gordon Douglas | Stars: Mark Stevens, Edmond O'Brien, Gale Storm, Donald Buka

Votes: 386

29. Bad Cops (2000 Video)

Not Rated | 64 min | Crime, Documentary

2.4
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The law-breaking police officers featured in this shocking collection of clips don't think twice about unnecessary roughness. Capturing beatings, assaults, wrongful shootings and more.

Votes: 82

30. The Outsider (1967 TV Movie)

120 min | Crime, Drama

7.5
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Pilot for the detective drama series has Darren McGavin playing David Ross, a hard-nosed, private eye/ex-con hired to tail a woman in an embezzling case which takes a turn when he finds ... See full summary »

Director: Michael Ritchie | Stars: Darren McGavin, Sean Garrison, Shirley Knight, Nancy Malone

Votes: 52

31. My Son Is a Criminal (1939)

Approved | 60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

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"Big Tim" Halloran retires as Police Chief, and hopes his son, Tim, will join the police force. But the son opts for racketeering and, running a garage for Velvikak Taxicabs. He uses his ... See full summary »

Director: Charles C. Coleman | Stars: Alan Baxter, Julie Bishop, Gordon Oliver, Willard Robertson

32. Happy Heels (1936)

18 min | Comedy, Short

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After meeting two girls who are in the floor-show at a New York nightclub, Buster and Tom decide to join the act, but this is a bit disruptive to the act. But the girls are fond of Buster ... See full summary »

Director: William Watson | Stars: Buster West, Tom Patricola, Thelma Sheron, Ruth Shaw

33. Bluff Point (2008)

10 min | Short, Thriller

5.9
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The South, 1958. An off-duty police officer is driving home the family babysitter when she gives him a disturbing ultimatum. Scott W Lee's noir short 'Bluff Point' is a twisted tale from a ... See full summary »

Director: Scott W. Lee | Stars: Joel McKinnon Miller, Julie McNiven

Votes: 9

34. Booked for Safekeeping (1960)

32 min | Short, Drama

6.0
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A training film showing police officers how to deal with persons who are mentally ill.

Director: George C. Stoney | Star: James Daly

Votes: 81

35. Duty (2008)

8 min | Documentary, Short, Crime

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A Canadian Mountie balances the life and death struggles of an inner-city cop with the joys of being a husband and father--while his Korean-born wife can't sleep at night, worrying for his safety.

Director: Kenneth MacLeod | Stars: Gunter Weissbock, Katy Lee Weissbock, Andrew Weissbock, Reinhold Weissbock

36. Cisco Heat (1990 Video Game)

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5.8
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Votes: 5

37. Batman Beyond (1999–2001)
Episode: Armory (2000)

Not Rated | 22 min | Adventure, Animation, Action

7.4
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To support his family, a desperately unemployed advanced weapons engineer must steal vital materials for an illegal arms deal and elude Batman to do it.

Director: Kyung Won Lim | Stars: Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Dorian Harewood, Cree Summer

Votes: 171

38. Alfred Hitchcock Presents (1955–1962)
Episode: Cop for a Day (1961)

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.9
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When a young woman witnesses two men rob and kill a bank messenger, one of the men devises a plan to silence her.

Director: Paul Henreid | Stars: Alfred Hitchcock, Walter Matthau, Glenn Cannon, Carol Grace

Votes: 146

39. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 5: 11:00 p.m.-12:00 a.m. (2006)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.7
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Jack and Wayne must retrieve a digital recording from a safety deposit box before Henderson's men get to it. President Logan starts to cover his tracks when he orders Homeland Security to issue an arrest warrant for Jack.

Director: Brad Turner | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Kim Raver, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Gregory Itzin

Votes: 828

40. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 5: 12:00 a.m.-1:00 a.m. (2006)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.6
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Jack and Audrey show Secretary Heller the recording, but are shocked by the actions he decides to take in handling it. Karen Hayes works to cut off Jack's support inside CTU. Mike Novick begins to become suspicious of President Logan's actions.

Director: Brad Turner | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Kim Raver, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Gregory Itzin

Votes: 811

41. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 5: 1:00 a.m.-2:00 a.m. (2006)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.5
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Jack and Buchanan work outside the chain of command by recruiting Curtis for help. Homeland Director, Karen Hayes, begins to see discrepancies in the President's actions and begins to suspect his motives.

Director: Dwight H. Little | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Kim Raver, Mary Lynn Rajskub, Gregory Itzin

Votes: 802

42. 24 (2001–2010)
Episode: Day 5: 9:00 p.m.-10:00 p.m. (2006)

TV-14 | 42 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.8
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Audrey faces custody and torture. Bierko moves nerve gas canisters to the Wilshire Gas Company. Aaron Pierce goes looking for Wayne Palmer.

Director: Jon Cassar | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Kim Raver, Mary Lynn Rajskub, James Morrison

Votes: 846

43. Rookie Blue (2010–2015)
Episode: Fresh Paint (2010)

TV-14 | 41 min | Crime, Drama

7.4
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Triumph turns to humiliation when a high-stakes take-down of a suspect goes awry. Andy McNally has made a critical rookie mistake, ruining a long-running undercover drug sting, and tries to... See full summary »

Director: David Wellington | Stars: Missy Peregrym, Gregory Smith, Enuka Okuma, Travis Milne

Votes: 236

44. 3rd Rock from the Sun (1996–2001)
Episode: Much Ado About Dick (1996)

TV-PG | 22 min | Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi

7.7
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Mary doesn't want everybody to know she and Dick have a relationship, which Dick doesn't understand. Sally gets a fine, but officer Don fixes it.

Director: Robert Berlinger | Stars: John Lithgow, Kristen Johnston, French Stewart, Joseph Gordon-Levitt

Votes: 239

45. Batman Beyond (1999–2001)
Episode: Payback (2000)

Not Rated | 22 min | Adventure, Animation, Action

7.6
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Batman investigates a mysterious vigilante who is somehow linked to a teens' counseling center and wants to attack people who torment them.

Director: Kyung Won Lim | Stars: Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Bill Fagerbakke, Mitch Pileggi

Votes: 169

46. Gotham (2014–2019)
Episode: Selina Kyle (2014)

TV-14 | 44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.0
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Someone is kidnapping homeless kids and one of them is a young girl named Selina Kyle. Meanwhile, Oswald Cobblepot goes off the grid.

Director: Danny Cannon | Stars: Ben McKenzie, Donal Logue, David Mazouz, Zabryna Guevara

Votes: 5,035

47. The Cleveland Show (2009–2013)
Episode: Skip Day (2011)

TV-14 | 22 min | Animation, Adventure, Comedy

6.8
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Cleveland feels like his life is over after Cleveland Jr. stands up to him and kicks his ass. Meanwhile, Rallo tries to not get caught after a hit-and-run accident with Kendra.

Directors: Jack Perkins, Albert Calleros, Anthony Lioi | Stars: Mike Henry, Sanaa Lathan, Kevin Michael Richardson, Reagan Gomez-Preston

Votes: 119

48. Kolchak: The Night Stalker (1974–1975)
Episode: The Ripper (1974)

TV-PG | 52 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

8.1
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Carl may be up against the original Jack the Ripper, a black-caped, bullet-resistant, super-human killer of women.

Director: Allen Baron | Stars: Darren McGavin, Simon Oakland, Beatrice Colen, Ruth McDevitt

Votes: 433

49. Batman Beyond (1999–2001)
Episode: Unmasked (2001)

Not Rated | 22 min | Adventure, Animation, Action

8.2
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Terry explains to Max why he needs a secret identity by telling the story of the trouble caused when he revealed it to a small boy who is then kidnapped by Kobra to interrogate him.

Director: Kyung Won Lim | Stars: Will Friedle, Kevin Conroy, Cree Summer, Kerrigan Mahan

Votes: 174

50. The A-Team (1983–1987)
Episode: West Coast Turnaround (1983)

TV-PG | 49 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

7.3
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The team are hired to help a watermelon farmer deliver his crop to market.

Director: Guy Magar | Stars: George Peppard, Dirk Benedict, Melinda Culea, Dwight Schultz

Votes: 211



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