Most Popular "Drug War" Titles
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2. Pineapple Express (2008)
R | 111 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
A process server and his marijuana dealer wind up on the run from hitmen and a corrupt police officer after he witnesses his dealer's boss murder a competitor while trying to serve papers on him.
Votes: 267,877 | Gross: $87.34M
3. Traffic (2000)
R | 147 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A conservative judge is appointed by the President to spearhead America's escalating war against drugs, only to discover that his teenage daughter is a crack addict. Two DEA agents protect an informant. A jailed drug baron's wife attempts to carry on the family business.
Votes: 175,750 | Gross: $124.11M
4. A Scanner Darkly (2006)
R | 100 min | Animation, Crime, Drama
An undercover cop in a not-too-distant future becomes involved with a dangerous new drug and begins to lose his own identity as a result.
Votes: 93,021 | Gross: $5.48M
5. Proof of Life (2000)
R | 135 min | Action, Drama, Thriller
Alice hires a professional negotiator to obtain the release of her engineer husband, who has been kidnapped by anti-government guerrillas in South America.
Votes: 50,440 | Gross: $32.60M
7. The Shepherd (2008 Video)
R | 95 min | Action, Crime, Thriller
A former New Orleans cop battles drug cartels and ex-Army Special Forces who are smuggling drugs from Mexico into U.S. through a Texas border town.
8. Brother (I) (2000)
R | 114 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller
A Japanese gangster is exiled to Los Angeles where his brother lives with a small but respectable multi-racial gang, who he inspires to expand their influence.
Votes: 19,316 | Gross: $0.45M
9. Cocaine Cowboys (2006)
R | 118 min | Documentary, Crime
In the 1980s, ruthless Colombian cocaine barons invaded Miami with a brand of violence unseen in this country since Prohibition-era Chicago - and it put the city on the map. "Cocaine ... See full summary »
Votes: 10,986 | Gross: $0.15M
10. Reefer Madness (1936)
PG | 66 min | Drama, Thriller
Cautionary tale features a fictionalized and highly exaggerated take on the use of marijuana. A trio of drug dealers lead innocent teenagers to become addicted to "reefer" cigarettes by holding wild parties with jazz music.
11. Cidade dos Homens (2007)
R | 106 min | Crime, Drama
Best buddies Acerola and Laranjinha, about to turn 18, discover things about their missing fathers' pasts which will shatter their solid friendship, in the middle of a war between rival drug gangs from Rio's favelas.
Votes: 13,675 | Gross: $0.31M
12. 75 (2017)
123 min | Crime, Drama | Post-production
A crash victim, a housewife and two repressed teens are connected by hard-working therapist Viola, who helps them battle their addictions while two disillusioned detectives struggle with the mounting war against heroin in Cincinnati.
13. The House I Live In (2012)
Not Rated | 108 min | Documentary
From the dealer to the narcotics officer, the inmate to the federal judge, a penetrating look inside America's criminal justice system, revealing the profound human rights implications of U.S. drug policy.
Votes: 4,788 | Gross: $0.21M
15. How to Make Money Selling Drugs (2012)
Not Rated | 96 min | Documentary, Crime
Ten easy steps show you how to make money from drugs, featuring a series of interviews with drug dealers, prison employees, and lobbyists arguing for tougher drug laws.
Votes: 6,201 | Gross: $0.01M
16. Johnny Was (2006)
R | 93 min | Action, Crime, Drama
Johnny Doyle escapes a violent past in Ireland to lie low in London, until his former mentor Flynn breaks out of Brixton Prison, hell bent on derailing the Irish peace process with a few ... See full summary »
18. Dimenticare Palermo (1990)
R | 100 min | Thriller
Carmine Bonavia wins election as the mayor of New York on a promise to legalize drugs. After the election, he marries Carrie and goes to his ancestral home of Sicily for their honeymoon. In... See full summary »
19. American Drug War: The Last White Hope (2007)
120 min | Documentary, Crime
The War on Drugs has become the longest and most costly war in American history, the question has become, how much more can the country endure? Inspired by the death of four family members ... See full summary »
20. Giovanni Falcone, l'uomo che sfidò Cosa Nostra (2006 TV Movie)
196 min | Biography, Drama
TV-Movie on the life and accomplishments of Giovanni Falcone, the legendary Sicilian judge who boldly opposed the Mafia
21. American Drug War 2: Cannabis Destiny (2013)
90 min | Documentary
Director Kevin Booth navigates through the cutting edge of Cannabis research while becoming a foster parent to a child court ordered to take powerful mind altering drugs.
22. Texas Godfather (1986)
R | 89 min | Action, Drama
A New York City district attorney secretly runs a cocaine-smuggling ring in Texas. When the mob tries to move in on his operation, he goes down there to try to stop them.
23. The War on Drugs (2007)
99 min | Documentary
More than three decades have passed since Richard Nixon declared the war on drugs. Today, drug trafficking exceeds 7% of global trade. The film shows how the war is being waged by examining... See full summary »
26. Escape to Canada (2005)
80 min | Documentary
A look into Canada's incredible strides with progressive politics, while at the same time the U.S. has become increasingly polarized on such issues as the Drug War and Gay-marriage. Canada ... See full summary »
28. Expendable (2012)
104 min | Documentary, Crime, News
How a government wilfully withheld vital evidence from a court of law, deceived its public, orchestrated an unprecedented media campaign, and ruthlessly deployed its organs of state against... See full summary »
Director: Kathy Manning
29. Prince of Pot: The U.S. vs. Marc Emery (2007)
Marc Emery, Canada's most prominent marijuana activist popularly known as the "Prince of Pot," faces extradition to the U.S. and a possible life sentence for selling marijuana seeds. ''... See full summary »
31. Pee-Wee Goes to Prison (2003)
12 min | Short
Unbeknownst to Pee-Wee and crew, the Playhouse is surrounded by a SWAT team. And just as Conki delivers the day's secret word- Justice -all hell breaks loose. When the smoke clears, Pee-Wee... See full summary »
32. Deforce (2010)
86 min | Documentary, History
DEFORCE: A History of Tyranny in the Heart of America. For decades Detroit has been an emblem of Urban decay. From the High School graduation rate, to the corruption in leadership, to the ... See full summary »
33. High: The True Tale of American Marijuana (2008 Video)
90 min | Documentary
Beyond the hysteria of Reefer Madness and past the deceptive lessons of "Just Say No", HIGH exposes the true story of America's war on drugs. Using government statistics, expert interviews ... See full summary »
34. The War on the War on Drugs (2002)
Not Rated | 87 min | Comedy
Comprised of over 60 independent short scenes shot in a wide variety of cinematic styles, THE WAR ON THE WAR ON DRUGS parodies drug war propaganda and those who insist we fight the drug war at any cost.
38. On the Line (2007)
55 min | Documentary
An act of civil disobedience at America's largest ongoing protest brings graduate student Brian DeRouen face-to-face with the pressing constitutional issues of today. His non-violent action... See full summary »
39. Releaf (2004)
14 min | Short, Comedy, Drama
Welcome to dinner, drinks and a drug war. Bo is a middle-class dad who finds a baggy of pot in a backpack belonging to his son, Josh. A flashback reveals the baggy does not belong to Josh. ... See full summary »
40. Diablos de Denver (2015)
12 min | Short, Thriller
Three diverse gang leaders in Denver Colorado come together to collaborate a huge business deal in an open field with no one around for miles, or so they thought.
44. Opposing Viewpoints Live Radio for Television (2001– )
Is the Death Penalty Justified? The guests debate the key talking points. The death penalty is not a deterrent, nations that have abolished it have had a drop in violent crime rates. In ... See full summary »
Cold Squad (1998–2005)
Bob and May Lee
44 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The squad investigates after they trace a homicide victim's gun to a fifteen-year-old unsolved double murder that took place in Chinatown.
The Avengers (1961–1969)
Brought to Book
TV-14 | Action, Comedy, Crime
Steed infiltrates a heroin-selling gang to get the evidence needed to convict Dr. Keel's fiancée's murderer. Dr. Keel discovers a rival gang has hired an assassin to kill Steed.
Underbelly (2008– )
Earning a Crust
42 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
The Gangland War intensifies as Carl Williams walks free on account of Police tainted evidence, around the same time Jason Moran finishes his sentence. Mario Condello expands his loan ... See full summary »