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1. Chicago P.D. (2014– )

43 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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Follows District 21 of the Chicago Police Department, which is made up of two distinctly different groups: the uniformed cops and the Intelligence Unit.

Stars: Jason Beghe, Sophia Bush, Jesse Lee Soffer, Patrick John Flueger

Votes: 15,803

2. Midsomer Murders (1997– )

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A veteran DCI and his young sergeant investigate murders around the regional community of Midsomer County.

Stars: John Nettles, Jane Wymark, Barry Jackson, Jason Hughes

Votes: 16,131

3. Hot Fuzz (2007)

R | 116 min | Action, Comedy, Mystery

7.9
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81 Metascore

Exceptional London cop Nicholas Angel is involuntarily transferred to a quaint English village and paired with a witless new partner. While on the beat, Nicholas suspects a sinister conspiracy is afoot with the residents.

Director: Edgar Wright | Stars: Simon Pegg, Nick Frost, Martin Freeman, Bill Nighy

Votes: 368,920 | Gross: $23.62M

4. Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

R | 125 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

8.0
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A man robs a bank to pay for his lover's operation; it turns into a hostage situation and a media circus.

Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Al Pacino, John Cazale, Penelope Allen, Sully Boyar

Votes: 191,692

5. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)

R | 103 min | Comedy, Crime, Mystery

7.6
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72 Metascore

A murder mystery brings together a private eye, a struggling actress, and a thief masquerading as an actor.

Director: Shane Black | Stars: Robert Downey Jr., Val Kilmer, Michelle Monaghan, Corbin Bernsen

Votes: 183,119 | Gross: $4.24M

6. Animal Kingdom (2010)

R | 113 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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83 Metascore

A seventeen year-old navigates his survival amongst an explosive criminal family and the detective who thinks he can save him.

Director: David Michôd | Stars: James Frecheville, Guy Pearce, Joel Edgerton, Bryce Lindemann

Votes: 47,230 | Gross: $1.04M

7. Starsky and Hutch (1975–1979)

60 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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Two streetwise cops bust criminals in their red-and-white Ford Torino, with the help of police snitch, Huggy Bear.

Stars: David Soul, Paul Michael Glaser, Antonio Fargas, Bernie Hamilton

Votes: 5,152

8. The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001–2008)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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British crime investigation series based around aristocratic, Oxford-educated Detective Inspector Thomas Lynley and his working-class assistant Sergeant Barbara Havers.

Stars: Nathaniel Parker, Sharon Small, Lesley Vickerage, Paul Hickey

Votes: 3,053

9. Taggart (1983–2010)

Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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The Maryhill CID investigates gruesome murders against the bleak backdrop of the city of Glasgow.

Stars: Blythe Duff, Colin McCredie, John Michie, Alex Norton

Votes: 898

10. Bergerac (1981–1991)

90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.8
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Alcoholic and divorced father of a young daughter, DS Jim Bergerac is a true maverick who prefers doing things his own way, and consequently doesn't always carry out his investigations the way his boss would like.

Stars: John Nettles, Terence Alexander, Sean Arnold, Mela White

Votes: 854

11. The Sweeney (1975–1978)

60 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.1
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British police TV series which revolutionized the genre on UK television in the mid-1970s starring John Thaw as a hard-edged detective in the Flying Squad of London's Metropolitan Police.

Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, John Alkin

Votes: 1,172

12. Dragnet 1967 (1967–1970)

30 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Police Detective Sgt. Joe Friday and his partners investigate crimes in Los Angeles.

Stars: Jack Webb, Harry Morgan, Don Ross, Clark Howat

Votes: 1,585

13. Above Suspicion (2009–2012)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.1
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The murder of young actress Amanda Delaney starts an investigation that uncovers on-screen tensions, a complex private life, controversial memoirs, and suspected abuse.

Stars: Kelly Reilly, Ciarán Hinds, Shaun Dingwall, Amanda Lawrence

Votes: 1,443

14. Dirty Deeds (2002)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Crime

6.3
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1973 Sydney: An Australian gangster sees booming business, due to U.S. soldiers being in town for relaxing between their tours to the Vietnam war, attracts the attention of first the Chicago mafia, and then their East Coast competitors.

Director: David Caesar | Stars: Bryan Brown, Toni Collette, John Goodman, Sam Neill

Votes: 2,893

15. Carry on, Constable (1960)

86 min | Comedy

6.3
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With a flu epidemic running rife, three new bumbling recruits are assigned to Inspector Mills police station. With help from Special Constable Gorse, they manage to totally wreck the ... See full summary »

Director: Gerald Thomas | Stars: Kenneth Williams, Sidney James, Eric Barker, Kenneth Connor

Votes: 1,613

16. Man in the Attic (1953)

Unrated | 82 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery

6.2
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After an enigmatic, self-described pathologist rents the attic room of a Victorian house, his landlady begins to suspect her lodger is Jack the Ripper.

Director: Hugo Fregonese | Stars: Jack Palance, Constance Smith, Byron Palmer, Frances Bavier

Votes: 935

17. Harrigan (2013)

97 min | Action, Crime

4.9
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Amongst the Desperation and fear growing in a crime ridden sink estate in northern England, one man becomes involved into saving what little decency and community life exists. It's the ... See full summary »

Director: Vince Woods | Stars: Amy Manson, Ian Whyte, Stephen Tompkinson, Gillian Kearney

Votes: 378

18. Gorilla at Large (1954)

83 min | Crime, Film-Noir, Mystery

5.3
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At a carnival called the Garden of Evil, a man is murdered, apparently by a gorilla...or someone in a gorilla suit.

Director: Harmon Jones | Stars: Cameron Mitchell, Anne Bancroft, Lee J. Cobb, Raymond Burr

Votes: 433

19. Blue Murder (1995– )

198 min | Crime, Drama

8.6
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Detective Sergeant Roger "The Dodger" Rogerson got fame because he knew how to take care of most dangerous and violent criminals. His success was, however, also due to the sinister alliance... See full summary »

Stars: Richard Roxburgh, Tony Martin, Steve Bastoni, Gary Day

Votes: 587

20. Cash on Demand (1961)

Approved | 84 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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A charming but ruthless criminal holds the family of a bank manager hostage as part of a cold-blooded plan to steal 97,000 pounds.

Director: Quentin Lawrence | Stars: Peter Cushing, André Morell, Richard Vernon, Norman Bird

Votes: 658

21. The Frightened Lady (1940)

75 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.4
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"Mark's Priory". the family seat of the Lebanons, is a house of terror to Ilsa Crane, secretary and niece of Lady Lebanon. The strange behavior of two sinister butlers, Gilder and Brooks, ... See full summary »

Director: George King | Stars: Marius Goring, Penelope Dudley-Ward, Helen Haye, Felix Aylmer

Votes: 131

22. Blood of Dracula (1957)

Approved | 69 min | Horror

3.9
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Under hypnosis, a young woman turns into a vampire.

Director: Herbert L. Strock | Stars: Sandra Harrison, Louise Lewis, Gail Ganley, Jerry Blaine

Votes: 697

23. The Case of the Howling Dog (1934)

Approved | 74 min | Crime, Mystery, Drama

6.9
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An agitated and desperate man spares no expense in insisting that Mason represent him against a neighbor's howling dog and act as executor of his will.

Director: Alan Crosland | Stars: Warren William, Mary Astor, Allen Jenkins, Grant Mitchell

Votes: 417

24. Horror Island (1941)

Passed | 60 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

6.0
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A down-on-his luck businessman organizes an excursion to Sir Henry Morgan's Island for a treasure hunt only to encounter a mysterious phantom and murder.

Director: George Waggner | Stars: Dick Foran, Leo Carrillo, Peggy Moran, Fuzzy Knight

Votes: 353

25. Calling Homicide (1956)

Approved | 60 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Two homicide detectives search for a connection between the car-bombing murder of a fellow investigator and the mutilation murder of a much-hated owner of a modeling school.

Director: Edward Bernds | Stars: Bill Elliott, Don Haggerty, Kathleen Case, Myron Healey

Votes: 35

26. Red the Half Breed (1970)

103 min | Drama

7.0
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A half-cast used cars salesman wants anything from the white society and is ready to do anything to get it. But when he is accused of murdering his half-sister who was killed with his rifle... See full summary »

Director: Gilles Carle | Stars: Daniel Pilon, Geneviève Robert, Gratien Gélinas, Fernande Giroux

Votes: 66

27. We're Only Human (1935)

Approved | 69 min | Crime, Drama

5.9
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Add a Plot

Director: James Flood | Stars: Preston Foster, Jane Wyatt, James Gleason, Arthur Hohl

Votes: 85

28. Der Andere (1959– )

35 min | Adventure, Crime, Action

6.8
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Add a Plot

Stars: Wolf Frees, Heinz Klingenberg, Albert Lieven, Ingeborg Körner

Votes: 14

29. The Case of the Smiling Widow (1957)

31 min | Crime, Short

6.5
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A Scotland Yard detective investigates the murder of an artist who dabbled in blackmail.

Director: Montgomery Tully | Stars: Edgar Lustgarten, Russell Napier, Carl Jaffe, Sylvia Marriott

Votes: 10

30. Ruth Rendell Mysteries (1987– )
Episode: A Case of Coincidence: Part Two (1996)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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The investigation leads to Eddie Brannel, a mentally challenged childhood friend of Sara's, and although he admits to the other killings he denies killing her.

Director: Gavin Millar | Stars: Keith Barron, Caroline Bliss, Don Henderson, Michael Fitzgerald

Votes: 20

31. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
Episode: A Lesson in Murder (2002)

TV-14 | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Foyle investigates the suicide of a pacifist and death threats to the judge who ruled against his conscientious objector status.

Director: David Thacker | Stars: Nicholas Audsley, Madeleine Worrall, Oliver Ford Davies, Ian Peck

Votes: 389

32. Alleyn Mysteries (1990–1994)
Episode: A Man Lay Dead (1993)

98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.0
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Alleyn cancels his holiday with Troy to investigate a murder connected to a stolen chalice, but he's called when a second murder occurs at uncle's estate.

Director: Sarah Pia Anderson | Stars: Patrick Malahide, Belinda Lang, William Simons, Martin Carroll

Votes: 60

33. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: A Simple Sacrifice: Part 1 (2001)

58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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After serving half her sentence for the murder of her husband and neighbor's son, new evidence suggests that Annie Keel could be innocent.

Director: Robert Del Maestro | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird, Claire Goose

Votes: 91

34. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: A Simple Sacrifice: Part 2 (2001)

57 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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An anonymous letter writer demonstrates to the Boyd that Annie Keel was not the only person present during the murders, but his motivation remains a mystery.

Director: Robert Del Maestro | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird, Claire Goose

Votes: 72

35. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: A Very Private Party (1985)

TV-PG | 29 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

5.9
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DS Rich continues with his investigation. Dr Legg is on the warpath. Den is stressed about entertaining Mr Chumley. Sharon and Angie both overdo the flirting.

Director: Matthew Robinson | Stars: Leslie Grantham, Anita Dobson, Letitia Dean, Anna Wing

Votes: 9

36. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Abduction (1975)

51 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.5
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After Regan gets a tip about an upcoming robbery from a trusted informant, the gang kidnaps his daughter to blackmail him into inaction.

Director: Tom Clegg | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, Janet Key

Votes: 44

37. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
Episode: All Clear (2008)

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Foyle joins a municipal committee preparing for the imminent V-E Day celebration but soon finds himself investigating the deaths of two of its members.

Director: Tristram Powell | Stars: Jay Benedict, Joe Montana, Caroline Lintott, Honeysuckle Weeks

Votes: 283

38. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Allegory of Love (2009)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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The fabulously successful Oxford-based fantasy novelist seems to Lewis to be the key to solving the bizarre murder of a beautiful woman with a mirror.

Director: Bill Anderson | Stars: Katia Winter, Tom Mison, Louise Dylan, Olly Alexander

Votes: 305

39. Ripper Street (2012– )
Episode: Am I Not Monstrous? (2013)

TV-MA | 62 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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As the investigation into Linklater's death continues, Reid and the team deal with the murder of a woman whose recently delivered baby has been stolen, which leads them to a former foe.

Director: Tom Shankland | Stars: Matthew Macfadyen, Jerome Flynn, Adam Rothenberg, MyAnna Buring

Votes: 273

40. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
Episode: Among the Few (2003)

TV-14 | 98 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Sam volunteers to go undercover to discover how rationed gasoline is being stolen from a fuel depot, and Andrew becomes a suspect in a murder case.

Director: Jeremy Silberston | Stars: Mark Umbers, Julian Ovenden, Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks

Votes: 344

41. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Anger Management: Part 1 (2004)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A probation officer is murdered in a halfway house, but it is made to look like a suicide.

Director: Andy Hay | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird, Claire Goose

Votes: 78

42. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Anger Management: Part 2 (2004)

58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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The Team effectively proves that dead man was a murder victim, not a suicide and narrows their prime suspects to three inmates at the halfway house where the crime was committed. Two of ... See full summary »

Director: Andy Hay | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird, Claire Goose

Votes: 64

43. A Touch of Frost (1992– )
Episode: Another Life (2003)

99 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A recently reinstated Frost re-teams with D.S. Lawson to investigate a corpse floating in the canal and a mutilated body in a discarded refrigerator.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, Sally Dexter, John Lyons

Votes: 117

44. Foyle's War (2002–2015)
Episode: Bad Blood (2006)

TV-14 | 93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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Foyle investigates a mysterious disease affecting local farm animals and looks into the stabbing of a war hero.

Director: Jeremy Silberston | Stars: Peter Sandys-Clarke, Ben Meyjes, Philip Franks, Honeysuckle Weeks

Votes: 287

45. A Touch of Frost (1992– )
Episode: Benefit of the Doubt: Part 1 (2001)

74 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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Working with a problematic new partner, Frost investigates a homicide and a disappearance and has to prove that he is not the man harassing women in Denton.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, Robert Glenister, John Lyons

Votes: 124

46. A Touch of Frost (1992– )
Episode: Benefit of the Doubt: Part 2 (2001)

74 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.4
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Frosts turns his energies to solving the murder of a doctor found with medical waste and stand by his problematic new partner despite pressure from Mullet.

Director: Roger Bamford | Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, Robert Glenister, John Lyons

Votes: 113

47. EastEnders (1985– )
Episode: Bent Gear (1985)

TV-PG | 29 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

5.1
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Angie and Kathy let their feelings known. Pauline gets some test results and Mary is looking for work. DS Rich has more things to investigate. Ethel does Mary a good turn.

Director: Sue Butterworth | Stars: Anita Dobson, Leslie Grantham, Letitia Dean, Andrew Johnson

Votes: 7

48. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Beyond Good and Evil: Part 1 (2014)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Lewis' reputation is jeopardized when the very first case that he solved as a DI is reopened for appeal and new murders are committed with the original weapon.

Director: David Drury | Stars: Susan Wooldridge, Priyanga Burford, Alec Newman, Richie Campbell

Votes: 180

49. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Big Spender (1975)

49 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.6
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The Smith Brothers, a vicious group of mobsters, abandon their usual strong-arm tactics to run a parking ticket scam at a car park.

Director: Viktors Ritelis | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, Warren Mitchell

Votes: 45

50. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Black Run: Part 1 (2005)

58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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The team revisits the murder conviction for a dirty cop obtained eight years earlier by Boyd when he discovers the inmate is dying of cancer.

Director: Ben Bolt | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Wil Johnson, Esther Hall

Votes: 63