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1. L.A. Confidential (1997)

R | 138 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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90 Metascore

As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: Kevin Spacey, Russell Crowe, Guy Pearce, Kim Basinger

Votes: 445,296 | Gross: $64.60M

2. The Black Dahlia (2006)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.6
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49 Metascore

Two policemen see their personal and professional lives fall apart in the wake of the "Black Dahlia" murder investigation.

Director: Brian De Palma | Stars: Josh Hartnett, Aaron Eckhart, Scarlett Johansson, Hilary Swank

Votes: 65,389 | Gross: $22.52M

3. Street Kings (2008)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.8
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55 Metascore

An undercover cop, disillusioned by the recent murder of his wife, is implicated in the murder of an officer and must struggle to clear himself.

Director: David Ayer | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Forest Whitaker, Hugh Laurie, Chris Evans

Votes: 98,078 | Gross: $26.42M

4. Rampart (2011)

R | 108 min | Crime, Drama

5.8
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70 Metascore

Set in 1999 Los Angeles, veteran police officer Dave Brown, the last of the renegade cops, works to take care of his family, and struggles for his own survival.

Director: Oren Moverman | Stars: Woody Harrelson, Ben Foster, Sigourney Weaver, Jon Bernthal

Votes: 20,761 | Gross: $0.97M

5. Wonder Boys (2000)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Drama

7.4
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73 Metascore

An English Professor tries to deal with his wife leaving him, the arrival of his editor who has been waiting for his book for seven years, and the various problems that his friends and associates involve him in.

Director: Curtis Hanson | Stars: Michael Douglas, Tobey Maguire, Frances McDormand, Robert Downey Jr.

Votes: 56,417 | Gross: $19.39M

6. Dark Blue (2002)

R | 118 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.6
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57 Metascore

A robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.

Director: Ron Shelton | Stars: Kurt Russell, Ving Rhames, Scott Speedman, Michael Michele

Votes: 18,028 | Gross: $9.06M

7. Late Night with Seth Meyers (2014– )

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Talk-Show

6.1
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Seth Meyers hosts a late-night talk show.

Stars: Seth Meyers, Fred Armisen, The 8g Band, Amber Ruffin

Votes: 2,894

8. The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson (2005–2015)

TV-14 | 40 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.3
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Making a satire out of the entire Late Night Show concept Scotsman Craig Ferguson hosts his show with a robot skeleton and a "horse" as his sidekicks. The show features the stereotypical parts of a Late Show, but all in their own, raw way.

Stars: Craig Ferguson, Shadoe Stevens, Josh Robert Thompson, Joseph Bolter

Votes: 9,112

9. Late Night with Conan O'Brien (1993–2009)

TV-14 | 60 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

8.3
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Conan O'Brien, a Harvard Lampoon alumnus, hosts this late-night comedy/talk-show which is often silly and whimsical.

Stars: Conan O'Brien, Andy Richter, Joel Godard, Max Weinberg

Votes: 14,914

10. Cop (1988)

R | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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An obsessive, insubordinate homicide cop is convinced a serial killer is loose in the Hollywood area and disobeys orders in order to catch him.

Director: James B. Harris | Stars: James Woods, Lesley Ann Warren, Charles Durning, Charles Haid

Votes: 3,385 | Gross: $1.88M

11. E! True Hollywood Story (1996– )

Documentary, Biography, Crime

6.7
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A documentary about celebrities lives before and after being famous.

Stars: Phil Crowley, Chip Bolcik, Beng Spies, Ken Baker

Votes: 686

12. Biography (1987– )

60 min | Documentary, Biography

7.9
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The life stories of various historical figures and celebrities are told.

Stars: Jack Perkins, Peter Graves, Harry Smith, Bill Mumy

Votes: 1,256

13. Fallen Angels (1993–1995)

30 min | Drama, Crime, Mystery

6.5
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Fallen Angels is an American neo-noir anthology television series that ran in 1993 and 1995 on Showtime, and was produced by Propaganda Films. No first-run episodes were shown in 1994.

Stars: Miguel Ferrer, Lynette Walden, Dan Hedaya, Bernard Hocke

Votes: 326

14. Le grand journal de Canal+ (2004– )

60 min | Documentary, Comedy, Talk-Show

5.6
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Stars: Michel Denisot, Jean-Michel Aphatie, Ariane Massenet, Yann Barthès

Votes: 216

15. L.A. Confidential (2003 TV Movie)

47 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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As corruption grows in 1950s LA, three policemen - one strait-laced, one brutal, and one sleazy - investigate a series of murders with their own brand of justice.

Director: Eric Laneuville | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, David Conrad, Josh Hopkins, Pruitt Taylor Vince

Votes: 597

16. Mobsters (1997–2012)

8.3
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an in depth look with interviews with former associates, law enforcement officials and others as well as reenactments of their criminal activities to show how each real life mobster made an impact on society individually and as a whole.

Stars: Michael McGlone, John Lurie, Ernest Volkman, Selwyn Raab

Votes: 77

17. Last Call with Carson Daly (2002– )

TV-14 | 30 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

2.8
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Join Carson Daly as he checks out the coolest places in LA and talks with today's big names in film and television and introduces you to up-and-coming bands and musicians that rock.

Stars: Carson Daly, Kip Madsen, Zane Carney, Brian McCarthy

Votes: 1,030

18. The O'Reilly Factor (1996– )

60 min | News, Talk-Show

3.4
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Fox News Channel news and talk show.

Stars: Bill O'Reilly, Laura Ingraham, Juan Williams, Lis Wiehl

Votes: 3,646

19. Gemstone

Crime | Pre-production

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20. White Jazz

Crime, Drama, Mystery | Announced

Set in late 1950s Los Angeles, as vice cop Dave Klein senses he's being set up by the police commissioner, he sets out to expose a decades-old network of corruption engineered by the LAPD.

21. Un siècle d'écrivains (1995– )

Documentary

7.7
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Stars: Bernard Rapp, Philippe Sollers, Bernard-Pierre Donnadieu, François Nourissier

Votes: 12

22. Murder by the Book (2006– )

60 min | Documentary, Crime

7.6
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Well-known crime authors talk about some of the most compelling true crime stories that have long captivated them.

Stars: Ron McLarty, G. Larry Butler, Kalina Justice, Stephen Young

Votes: 34

23. Brown's Requiem (1998)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.9
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Recovering alcoholic, ex-LAPD, private detective Fritz Brown, is hired by caddie "Fat Dog" to follow his kid sister, who is holed up with an old sugar daddy. The trail leads to his old police boss Cathcart, and the bodies start to pile up.

Director: Jason Freeland | Stars: Michael Rooker, Big Daddy Wayne, Jack Wallace, Will Sasso

Votes: 812 | Gross: $0.00M

24. Tavis Smiley (2004– )

30 min | Talk-Show

5.8
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A diverse panel of experts on various social, political, economic, and legal issues that are key to Detroit's turnaround.

Stars: Tavis Smiley, Cornel West, Bernie Sanders, Harry Belafonte

Votes: 289

25. Efter Tio (2006– )

120 min | Talk-Show

2.6
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Stars: Malou von Sivers, Stefan Branth, Marcus Birro, Mark Levengood

Votes: 30

26. 77

Drama | Announced

Two stories from 1974 are linked together - the unsolved murder of an LAPD officer and the nationally televised shootout in South Central Los Angeles between the Symbionese Liberation Army ... See full summary »

Director: Jared Leto

27. Durch die Nacht mit... (2002– )

Documentary

8.0
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Two celebrities meet for the first time to spend an evening in each others and the camera's company.

Stars: Christoph Schlingensief, Jonathan Meese, Helene Hegemann, Fatih Akin

Votes: 166

28. Bazaar Bizarre (2004)

79 min | Documentary, Crime, Horror

3.9
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In 1988, Chris Bryson was found running down a Kansas City street naked, beaten, and bloody wearing nothing but a dog collar and a leash. He told police about Bob Berdella, a local business... See full summary »

Director: Benjamin Meade | Stars: James Ellroy, Roger Coleman, Albert Reiderer, Troy Cole

Votes: 201

29. TCM Guest Programmer (2005– )

Talk-Show

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Stars: Robert Osborne, Bill Cosby, Hugh M. Hefner, Buck Henry

30. L.A. Sheriff's Homicide (2003 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 82 min | Drama

5.6
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It's another night in L.A. County 187 for policeman Walter Drazin and his team, but when they find the corpses of an Asian family in a burned down club, arson and murder come to the fore. ... See full summary »

Director: David Anspaugh | Stars: Miguel Ferrer, Richard Bradford, Kevin Dunn, Sy Richardson

Votes: 130

31. The Big Nowhere

Crime | Announced

Set in Los Angeles in 1950, a sheriff's deputy tries to solve a violent sex crime amid a growing paranoia over the presence of communists in the city.

32. Àrtic (2013– )

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Stars: Anna Pérez Pagès, Flora Saura, Josep París, Ivan Rosquellas

33. Shakedown

Crime | Announced

Inspired by James Ellroy's novel "Shakedown," 1950s Hollywood player Fred Otash powers and manipulates the scandalous lives of both the Los Angeles elite and the city's criminal netherworld.

34. Blood's a Rover

Crime | Announced

Set during the troubled times of the late 1960s and early '70s, the novel tells the story of Joan Rosen Klein who, against all odds, triumphs against her mobbed-up and politically connected... See full summary »

35. La grande librairie (2008– )

55 min | Talk-Show

8.2
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Stars: François Busnel, Jean Teulé, Erik Orsenna, Eric-Emmanuel Schmitt

Votes: 13

36. American Tabloid

Crime | Announced

During the last five years of John F. Kennedy's life, three men (a former L.A. Sheriff working for Howard Hughes, and two FBI agents) collude to entrap the American President with a prostitute.

37. Continuarà... (1996–2013)

News

2.9
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Stars: Asha Miró, Rosa Gil, Montse Elias, Sergi Amat

Votes: 16

38. Ànima (2009–2015)

News

5.4
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Stars: Toni Puntí, Jofre Font, Júlia Bertran, Txe Arana

Votes: 7

39. Nulle part ailleurs (1987–2001)

120 min | Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

7.1
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One of the best all time before-prime-time show in France especially the mythical conduction of the couple Antoine de Caune and Philippe Gildas...every night with high level french and ... See full summary »

Stars: Philippe Gildas, Guillaume Durand, Nagui, Thierry Dugeon

Votes: 64

40. Página 2 (2007– )

30 min | Talk-Show

6.2
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Stars: Òscar López, Desirée de Fez, Rosa Montero, Julia Navarro

Votes: 15

41. James Ellroy's Feast of Death (2001)

90 min | Documentary

7.1
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A documentary about James Ellroy and his fascination with unsolved murder cases, especially those of his mother, and the similar, infamous, Black Dahlia murder.

Director: Vikram Jayanti | Stars: James Ellroy, Rick Jackson, Brian M. Carr, Mike Berchem

Votes: 226

42. My Dark Places

Drama | Announced

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Director: R.J. Cutler

43. Breakfast with the Arts (1991– )

6.7
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Aficionados of the arts can enjoy a full Sunday morning of outstanding music performances and in-depth interviews. Among the special features of Breakfast with the Arts are two weekly ... See full summary »

Stars: Karina Huber, Colin Firth, Andrew Lloyd Webber, Harold Prince

Votes: 15

44. Laura (I)

Drama, Mystery, Romance | Announced

A detective slowly falls in love with a woman during a murder investigation.

45. L.A. Confidential: Off the Record... (1998 Video)

19 min | Documentary, Short

6.8
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Director: Bruce Stuart Greenberg | Stars: Curtis Hanson, James Ellroy, David L. Wolper, Brian Helgeland

Votes: 71

46. Stay Clean (2002)

11 min | Short

7.8
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Director: Mitch Brian | Stars: Walter Coppage, Race Owen, Greg Kirsch, James Ellroy

Votes: 16

47. Shadows of Suspense (2006 Video)

38 min | Documentary, Short

7.5
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Stars: Drew Casper, Phil Cousineau, Caleb Deschanel, Paul Duncan

Votes: 53

48. Pumping Pure Adrenaline (2018)

Thriller | Announced

The true story of the disappearance of screenwriter, Gary Devore.

49. Le cercle de minuit (1992– )

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Stars: Laure Adler, Michel Field, Thierry Jousse, Fabienne Pascaud

50. James Ellroy's L.A.: City of Demons (2011– )

Documentary, History

7.1
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Stars: James Ellroy, Phil LaMarr, Peter Nikkos, Jennifer Baute

Votes: 51