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1. Major Crimes (2012– )

Not Rated | 43 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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The Closer (2005) spin-off series, which follows Captain Raydor of the Los Angeles Police Department.

Stars: Mary McDonnell, G.W. Bailey, Tony Denison, Michael Paul Chan

Votes: 9,864

2. Inherent Vice (2014)

R | 148 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.7
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81 Metascore

In 1970, drug-fueled Los Angeles private investigator Larry "Doc" Sportello investigates the disappearance of a former girlfriend.

Director: Paul Thomas Anderson | Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, Josh Brolin, Owen Wilson, Katherine Waterston

Votes: 74,935 | Gross: $8.11M

3. Training Day (2001)

R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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69 Metascore

On his first day on the job as a Los Angeles narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes beyond a full work day in training within the narcotics division of the LAPD with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears to be.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Denzel Washington, Ethan Hawke, Scott Glenn, Tom Berenger

Votes: 335,526 | Gross: $76.63M

4. Crash (I) (2004)

R | 112 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.8
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69 Metascore

Los Angeles citizens with vastly separate lives collide in interweaving stories of race, loss and redemption.

Director: Paul Haggis | Stars: Don Cheadle, Sandra Bullock, Thandie Newton, Karina Arroyave

Votes: 384,848 | Gross: $54.58M

5. Die Hard (1988)

R | 132 min | Action, Thriller

8.2
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70 Metascore

John McClane, officer of the NYPD, tries to save his wife Holly Gennaro and several others that were taken hostage by German terrorist Hans Gruber during a Christmas party at the Nakatomi Plaza in Los Angeles.

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

Votes: 664,997 | Gross: $83.01M

6. The Closer (2005–2012)

46 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Deputy Police Chief Brenda Johnson runs the Priority Homicide Division of the LAPD with an unorthodox style. Her innate ability to read people and obtain confessions helps her and her team solve the city's toughest, most sensitive cases.

Stars: Kyra Sedgwick, J.K. Simmons, Corey Reynolds, Robert Gossett

Votes: 19,788

7. Gangster Squad (2013)

R | 113 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.7
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40 Metascore

It's 1949 Los Angeles, the city is run by gangsters and a malicious mobster, Mickey Cohen. Determined to end the corruption, John O'Mara assembles a team of cops, ready to take down the ruthless leader and restore peace to the city.

Director: Ruben Fleischer | Stars: Sean Penn, Ryan Gosling, Emma Stone, Giovanni Ribisi

Votes: 187,346 | Gross: $46.00M

8. End of Watch (2012)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.7
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68 Metascore

Shot documentary-style, this film follows the daily grind of two young police officers in LA who are partners and friends, and what happens when they meet criminal forces greater than themselves.

Director: David Ayer | Stars: Jake Gyllenhaal, Michael Peña, Anna Kendrick, America Ferrera

Votes: 200,875 | Gross: $41.00M

9. Changeling (2008)

R | 141 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.8
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63 Metascore

A grief-stricken mother takes on the LAPD to her own detriment when it tries to pass off an obvious impostor as her missing child.

Director: Clint Eastwood | Stars: Angelina Jolie, Colm Feore, Amy Ryan, Gattlin Griffith

Votes: 213,170 | Gross: $35.74M

10. Predator 2 (1990)

R | 108 min | Action, Horror, Sci-Fi

6.2
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46 Metascore

Amidst a territorial gang war in 1997, a sophisticated alien hunter stalks the citizens of Los Angeles and the only man between him and his prey is veteran L.A.P.D. officer, Lieutenant Mike Harrigan.

Director: Stephen Hopkins | Stars: Danny Glover, Gary Busey, Kevin Peter Hall, Rubén Blades

Votes: 119,996 | Gross: $30.67M

11. Insomnia (2002)

R | 118 min | Drama, Mystery, Thriller

7.2
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78 Metascore

Two Los Angeles homicide detectives are dispatched to a northern town where the sun doesn't set to investigate the methodical murder of a local teen.

Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Al Pacino, Robin Williams, Hilary Swank, Martin Donovan

Votes: 240,260 | Gross: $67.36M

12. 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: 99,542 | Gross: $26.42M

13. Rush Hour (1998)

PG-13 | 98 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.9
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60 Metascore

A loyal and dedicated Hong Kong inspector teams up with a reckless and loudmouthed LAPD detective to rescue the Chinese Consul's kidnapped daughter, while trying to arrest a dangerous crime lord along the way.

Director: Brett Ratner | Stars: Jackie Chan, Chris Tucker, Ken Leung, Tom Wilkinson

Votes: 205,828 | Gross: $141.15M

14. Southland (2009–2013)

TV-MA | 42 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.4
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The lives of Police Officers working for the Los Angeles Police Department.

Stars: Michael Cudlitz, Shawn Hatosy, Regina King, Ben McKenzie

Votes: 22,413

15. Harsh Times (2005)

R | 116 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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56 Metascore

A tough-minded drama about two friends in South Central Los Angeles and the violence that comes between them.

Director: David Ayer | Stars: Christian Bale, Freddy Rodríguez, Eva Longoria, Chaka Forman

Votes: 57,983 | Gross: $3.34M

16. Hollywoodland (2006)

R | 126 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

6.5
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62 Metascore

A detective examines the mysterious death of George Reeves, the star of the television series Adventures of Superman (1952).

Director: Allen Coulter | Stars: Adrien Brody, Ben Affleck, Diane Lane, Bob Hoskins

Votes: 30,587 | Gross: $14.42M

17. Blue Streak (1999)

PG-13 | 93 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.3
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46 Metascore

A former convict poses as a cop to retrieve a diamond he stole years ago.

Director: Les Mayfield | Stars: Martin Lawrence, Luke Wilson, Peter Greene, Dave Chappelle

Votes: 65,199 | Gross: $68.52M

18. Samurai Cop (1991)

Unrated | 96 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

4.7
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Joe Marshall and Frank Washington are two police detectives who must stop the ruthless activities of the Katana, a renegade Yakuza gang composed of violent and sadistic killers who want to lead the drug trade in Los Angeles

Director: Amir Shervan | Stars: Robert Z'Dar, Mathew Karedas, Janis Farley, Mark Frazer

Votes: 4,428

19. Virtuosity (1995)

R | 106 min | Action, Crime, Sci-Fi

5.6
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39 Metascore

When a virtual reality simulation created using the personalities of multiple serial killers manages to escape into the real world, an ex-cop is tasked with stopping its reign of terror.

Director: Brett Leonard | Stars: Denzel Washington, Russell Crowe, Kelly Lynch, Stephen Spinella

Votes: 25,080 | Gross: $24.05M

20. Exit to Eden (1994)

R | 113 min | Comedy, Crime, Romance

4.1
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Elliot is going to the island of Eden to live out his submissive fantasies, but inadvertently photographs diamond smugglers at work. Smugglers, and detectives, follow him to the island, ... See full summary »

Director: Garry Marshall | Stars: Dana Delany, Dan Aykroyd, Rosie O'Donnell, Paul Mercurio

Votes: 5,870 | Gross: $6.84M

21. 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: 21,173 | Gross: $0.97M

22. Blue Thunder (1983)

R | 109 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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66 Metascore

The cop test pilot for an experimental police helicopter learns the sinister implications of the new vehicle.

Director: John Badham | Stars: Roy Scheider, Warren Oates, Candy Clark, Daniel Stern

Votes: 13,671 | Gross: $42.31M

23. The Replacement Killers (1998)

R | 87 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.1
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42 Metascore

A troubled hitman seeks aid from a forger to help him get papers to China. However, the drug lord has hired replacements to finish the job, and kill the hitman.

Director: Antoine Fuqua | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Mira Sorvino, Michael Rooker, Kenneth Tsang

Votes: 24,576 | Gross: $18.97M

24. Phil Spector (2013 TV Movie)

TV-MA | 92 min | Biography, Drama, Music

6.3
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A drama centered on the relationship between Phil Spector and defense attorney Linda Kenney Baden while the music business legend was on trial for the murder of Lana Clarkson.

Director: David Mamet | Stars: Al Pacino, Helen Mirren, Jeffrey Tambor, Chiwetel Ejiofor

Votes: 5,677

25. Common Law (2012)

43 min | Comedy, Crime

8.0
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Centers on cops Wes Mitchell and Travis Marks, who have a problem, each other. So their captain sends them to couples therapy.

Stars: Michael Ealy, Warren Kole, Sonya Walger, Jack McGee

Votes: 5,547

26. 44 Minutes: The North Hollywood Shoot-Out (2003 TV Movie)

R | 103 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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After a failed bank robbery, two heavily armed men hold the Los Angeles Police Department at bay for 44 minutes.

Director: Yves Simoneau | Stars: Michael Madsen, Ron Livingston, Ray Baker, Douglas Spain

Votes: 4,716

27. The Big Bang (2010)

R | 101 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

5.5
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25 Metascore

A private detective is hired to find a missing stripper. A simple job turns complicated when everyone he questions ends up dead.

Director: Tony Krantz | Stars: Antonio Banderas, Thomas Kretschmann, William Fichtner, Sienna Guillory

Votes: 6,471

28. Cop Rock (1990)

60 min | Drama, Musical

4.2
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In what must have been one of the shortest lived series on network television, "Cop Rock" was part "Real Stories of the Highway Patrol" and part "The Sound of Music". After chasing down a ... See full summary »

Stars: Anne Bobby, Barbara Bosson, David Gianopoulos, Larry Joshua

Votes: 395

29. Martial Law (1990 Video)

R | 89 min | Action, Crime

4.3
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An undercover cop teams up with a martial-arts expert to stop a gang of drug smugglers and car thieves.

Director: Steve Cohen | Stars: Chad McQueen, Cynthia Rothrock, David Carradine, Andy McCutcheon

Votes: 623

30. Most Wanted (1976–1977)

60 min | Crime, Drama

6.9
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Dan Stoddard, the mayor of Los Angeles, California, has created a special unit, "The Most Wanted" unit, in the Police Department to capture the most wanted criminals. Captain Linc Evers ... See full summary »

Stars: Robert Stack, Shelly Novack, Jo Ann Harris, Hari Rhodes

Votes: 38

31. Once a Thief (1950)

Approved | 88 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.2
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A down-on-her-luck San Francisco woman, turning in desperation to jewel robbery, barely escapes getting nabbed in a heist and moves to Los Angeles where she gets an honest job as a waitress... See full summary »

Director: W. Lee Wilder | Stars: Cesar Romero, June Havoc, Marie McDonald, Lon Chaney Jr.

Votes: 124

32. Code Two (1953)

Approved | 69 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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The adventures of motorcycle cops, from their academy days, to chasing crooked truckers.

Director: Fred M. Wilcox | Stars: Ralph Meeker, Elaine Stewart, Sally Forrest, Keenan Wynn

Votes: 272

33. The Blue Knight (1973 TV Movie)

240 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Bumper Morgan is a veteran Los Angeles Police Department street cop. He is due to retire after twenty years on the job, but is not letting up on the criminal element on his beat.

Director: Robert Butler | Stars: William Holden, Lee Remick, Joe Santos, Sam Elliott

Votes: 264

34. Scorcher (I) (2002)

R | 91 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

3.7
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The only hope for humanity to survive a natural disaster is to detonate a nuclear bomb in Los Angeles.

Director: James Seale | Stars: Mark Dacascos, John Rhys-Davies, Tamara Davies, Mark Rolston

Votes: 1,245

35. Flashfire (1994)

R | 88 min | Action, Crime

4.8
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Police Detective Jack Flinder (Billy Zane) is already in trouble with the rest of his force for imprisoning a corrupt partner, but now he has a new problem with which to deal. Things get much worse from there.

Director: Elliot Silverstein | Stars: Billy Zane, Louis Gossett Jr., Kristin Minter, Louis Giambalvo

Votes: 276

36. Zig Zag (1970)

GP | 105 min | Drama, Thriller

6.2
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In order to collect the ransom offered by the family of a kidnapped industrialist, a terminally-ill man frames himself for the crime, but he accidentally uncovers the real culprit.

Director: Richard A. Colla | Stars: George Kennedy, Eli Wallach, Anne Jackson, Steve Ihnat

Votes: 271

37. The Glitter Dome (1984 TV Movie)

R | 94 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

5.7
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In this seedy neo-noire tale, two Hollywood homicide cops investigating a movie mogul's murder stumble upon a child-pornography ring.

Director: Stuart Margolin | Stars: James Garner, Margot Kidder, John Lithgow, John Marley

Votes: 253

38. The Rockford Files: Friends and Foul Play (1996 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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An friend of Jim's continues to seek his help for her murdered son, but when she winds up dead not long after an altercation with the mafia man, Jim must must do what it takes to put both her soul and her son's, at rest, himself.

Director: Stuart Margolin | Stars: James Garner, Marcia Strassman, Joe Santos, David Proval

Votes: 134

39. The Rockford Files: Punishment and Crime (1996 TV Movie)

TV-PG | 120 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.9
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Laid-back private eye Jim Rockford and his brown Pontiac Firebird become embroiled in another case when he runs across an old flame, blind psychologist Megan. Her no-good playboy cousin ... See full summary »

Director: David Chase | Stars: James Garner, Kathryn Harrold, Joe Santos, Bryan Cranston

Votes: 114

40. Bunco Squad (1950)

Passed | 67 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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A detective goes after a ring of phony "mediums" who are trying to swindle a rich widow out of her fortune.

Director: Herbert I. Leeds | Stars: Robert Sterling, Joan Dixon, Ricardo Cortez, Douglas Fowley

Votes: 185

41. Sudden Danger (1955)

Approved | 65 min | Drama, Crime, Film-Noir

6.6
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A woman who heads a sportswear manufacturing company is found dead. Although it is ruled a suicide, the police detective in charge believes she was murdered, and his subsequent ... See full summary »

Director: Hubert Cornfield | Stars: Bill Elliott, Tom Drake, Beverly Garland, Dayton Lummis

Votes: 67

42. Dial Red O (1955)

Approved | 63 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.9
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The first of the five films where Bill Elliott played a detective lieutenant in the L.A Sheriff's department, Dial Red "O" (the correct title with the number 0 (zero), as on a telephone ... See full summary »

Director: Daniel B. Ullman | Stars: Bill Elliott, Helene Stanley, Keith Larsen, Paul Picerni

Votes: 49

43. Motor Patrol (1950)

Passed | 67 min | Crime, Thriller, Drama

5.1
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A police officer masquerades as a criminal to get information on a gang of car thieves.

Director: Sam Newfield | Stars: Don Castle, Jane Nigh, Reed Hadley, William Henry

Votes: 52

44. Paparazzi Princess: The Paris Hilton Story (2008 TV Movie)

Comedy

2.3
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A look at the lavish lifestyles of young, wealthy girls living in Hollywood.

Director: Terry Ingram | Stars: Amber Hay, Sara Canning, Bruce Ramsay, Farrah Aviva

Votes: 119

45. Future Cop: L.A.P.D. (1998 Video Game)

T | Action

8.5
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Take control of a transforming mech in Los Angeles and clean up the crime that is running rampant throughout. Use powerful weapons to destroy anything in your way, remember...serve, protect and survive.

Stars: Shannon Finn, Roger Jackson, Jarion Monroe

Votes: 55

46. Not Normal (2017)

12 min | Short, Thriller

7.7
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In a time of anarchy and forgotten morals, one man obsesses over the way to fix it.

Director: Matt MacDonald | Stars: Jon Bailey, Anthony Falleroni, Matt MacDonald

Votes: 7

47. Old Hollywood (2012)

9 min | Short, Drama

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Vince Carter left Dolores O'Day because he barely had a dime for coffee. He came back for Dolores once he made good, but a new man now stands in his way.

Director: Rachel Verret | Stars: Thomas Fisco, Dani Meyer, Monte Wilson, R. Christian Anderson

48. Food 4 Dragonz (2018– )

Crime | Pre-production

In 2019 a war in the streets takes place in every major city in America. ISIS has become the primary Political influence in the Middle-East aside from Israel. Internal American ISIS ... See full summary »

49. Don't Take the Bait (2017 Video)

6 min | Short

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Los Angeles fights against rudeness on public transportation, and the media uses the issue to bait anti-feminists.

Star: Vee Monro

50. Numb3rs (2005–2010)
Episode: Blowback (2008)

TV-14 | 50 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Agent McGowan makes his move against Don, and Colby gets a little too involved with one of the suspects in a cop killing.

Director: Dennis Smith | Stars: Rob Morrow, David Krumholtz, Judd Hirsch, Alimi Ballard

Votes: 152