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1. The Dark Knight Rises (2012)

PG-13 | 165 min | Action, Adventure

8.6
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78 Metascore

Eight years after the Joker's reign of anarchy, the Dark Knight must return to defend Gotham City against the enigmatic jewel thief Catwoman and the ruthless mercenary Bane as the city teeters on the brink of complete annihilation.

Writers: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, David S. Goyer, Bob Kane | Director: Christopher Nolan | Stars: Christian Bale, Tom Hardy, Anne Hathaway, Gary Oldman

2. The Last Stand (2013)

R | 107 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.4
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54 Metascore

The leader of a drug cartel busts out of a courthouse and speeds to the Mexican border, where the only thing in his path is a sheriff and his inexperienced staff.

Writer: Andrew Knauer | Director: Kim Jee-woon | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Forest Whitaker, Johnny Knoxville, Rodrigo Santoro

3. Only God Forgives (2013)

R | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

5.8
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37 Metascore

Julian, a drug-smuggler thriving in Bangkok's criminal underworld, sees his life get even more complicated when his mother compels him to find and kill whoever is responsible for his brother's recent death.

Writer: Nicolas Winding Refn | Director: Nicolas Winding Refn | Stars: Ryan Gosling, Kristin Scott Thomas, Vithaya Pansringarm, Gordon Brown

4. Misery (1990)

R | 107 min | Thriller

7.8
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A famous novelist is "rescued" from a car crash by an obsessed fan.

Writers: Stephen King, William Goldman | Director: Rob Reiner | Stars: James Caan, Kathy Bates, Richard Farnsworth, Frances Sternhagen

5. Faster (2010)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.5
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44 Metascore

An ex-con sets out to avenge his brother's death after they were double-crossed during a heist years ago. During his campaign, however, he's tracked by a veteran cop and an egocentric hit man.

Writers: Tony Gayton, Joe Gayton | Director: George Tillman Jr. | Stars: Dwayne Johnson, Billy Bob Thornton, Maggie Grace, Mauricio Lopez

6. Kiss of the Dragon (2001)

R | 98 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.6
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58 Metascore

A betrayed intelligence officer enlists the aid of a prostitute to prove his innocence from a deadly conspiracy while returning a favor to her.

Writers: Jet Li, Luc Besson, Robert Mark Kamen | Director: Chris Nahon | Stars: Jet Li, Bridget Fonda, Tchéky Karyo, Max Ryan

7. Kalifornia (1993)

R | 117 min | Crime, Thriller

6.7
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49 Metascore

A journalist duo go on a tour of serial killer murder sites with two companions, unaware that one of them is a serial killer himself.

Writers: Stephen Levy, Tim Metcalfe | Director: Dominic Sena | Stars: Brad Pitt, Juliette Lewis, Kathy Larson, David Milford

8. The Peacemaker (1997)

R | 124 min | Action, Thriller

5.9
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43 Metascore

A US Army colonel and a civilian woman supervising him must track down stolen Russian nuclear weapons before they're used by terrorists.

Writers: Leslie Cockburn, Andrew Cockburn, Michael Schiffer | Director: Mimi Leder | Stars: George Clooney, Nicole Kidman, Marcel Iures, Aleksandr Baluev

9. Copycat (1995)

R | 123 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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54 Metascore

An agoraphobic psychologist and a female detective must work together to take down a serial killer who copies serial killers from the past.

Writers: Ann Biderman, David Madsen | Director: Jon Amiel | Stars: Sigourney Weaver, Holly Hunter, Dermot Mulroney, William McNamara

10. A Simple Plan (1998)

R | 121 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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82 Metascore

When three blue collar acquaintances come across millions of dollars in lost cash they make a plan to keep their find from the authorities but find complications and mistrust weaving its way into their plan.

Writer: Scott B. Smith | Director: Sam Raimi | Stars: Bill Paxton, Billy Bob Thornton, Bridget Fonda, Brent Briscoe

11. Dead Presidents (1995)

R | 119 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.8
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A Vietnam vet adjusts to life after the war while trying to support his family, but the chance of a better life may involve crime and bloodshed.

Writers: Allen Hughes, Albert Hughes, Michael Henry Brown, Wallace Terry | Directors: Albert Hughes, Allen Hughes | Stars: Larenz Tate, Keith David, Chris Tucker, Freddy Rodríguez

12. Bulletproof (1996)

R | 84 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

5.8
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Two criminals, Keats and Moses, end their friendship when Keats turns out to be an undercover cop. Years later the two are forced to work together when Keats is assigned to protect Moses as a witness.

Writers: Joe Gayton, Lewis Colick | Director: Ernest R. Dickerson | Stars: Damon Wayans, Adam Sandler, James Caan, Jeep Swenson

13. Hard Boiled (1992)

R | 128 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

7.9
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A tough-as-nails cop teams up with an undercover agent to shut down a sinister mobster and his crew.

Writers: John Woo, Barry Wong | Director: John Woo | Stars: Yun-Fat Chow, Tony Chiu Wai Leung, Teresa Mo, Philip Chan

14. Iceman (2014)

R | 104 min | Action, Comedy, History

4.6
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An imperial guard and his three traitorous childhood friends ordered to hunt him down get accidentally buried and kept frozen in time. 400 years later passes and they are defrosted continuing the battle they left behind.

Writers: Fung Lam, Mark Wu | Director: Wing-cheong Law | Stars: Donnie Yen, Baoqiang Wang, Shengyi Huang, Yu Kang

15. Fled (1996)

R | 98 min | Action, Adventure, Crime

5.2
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Two prisoners chained together flee during an escape attempt gone bad.

Writer: Preston A. Whitmore II | Director: Kevin Hooks | Stars: Laurence Fishburne, Stephen Baldwin, Will Patton, Robert John Burke

16. Exiled (2006)

R | 110 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

7.4
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73 Metascore

A friendship is formed between an ex-gangster, and two groups of hitmen - those who want to protect him and those who were sent to kill him.

Writers: Kam-Yuen Szeto, Tin-Shing Yip | Director: Johnnie To | Stars: Nick Cheung, Anthony Wong Chau-Sang, Francis Ng, Simon Yam

17. Firestorm (2013)

118 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.3
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A storm is heading to the city, and with it comes another occurrence so destructive, it vows to bring down everything it touches. A crew of seasoned criminals led by the notorious Nam (Hu ... See full summary »

Writer: Alan Yuen | Director: Alan Yuen | Stars: Chen Yao, Ka Tung Lam, Andy Lau, Jun Hu

18. The White Storm (2013)

140 min | Action, Drama

6.7
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An operation against a notorious drug lord in Thailand changed the fate of a Hong Kong narcotic team- the workaholic captain lost his men and bright career; the loyal officer was abandoned ... See full summary »

Writers: Benny Chan, Manfred Wong | Director: Benny Chan | Stars: Ching Wan Lau, Louis Koo, Nick Cheung, Hoi-Pang Lo

19. Martin (1976)

R | 95 min | Drama, Horror

7.2
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A young man, who believes himself to be a vampire, goes to live with his elderly and hostile cousin in a small Pennsylvania town where he tries to redeem his blood-craving urges.

Writer: George A. Romero | Director: George A. Romero | Stars: John Amplas, Lincoln Maazel, Christine Forrest, Elyane Nadeau

20. Dragon Squad (2005)

110 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.7
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Interpol agents and gangsters battle in Hong Kong.

Writers: Daniel Lee, Ho Leung Lau | Director: Daniel Lee | Stars: Vanness Wu, Shawn Yue, Yu Xia, Shengyi Huang

21. That Demon Within (2014)

111 min | Action, Crime

6.0
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51 Metascore

A dutiful cop, guilt-ridden over saving the life of a gang leader, becomes obsessed with bringing down the crime syndicate of the man he saved.

Writers: Wai Lun Ng, Dante Lam | Director: Dante Lam | Stars: Daniel Wu, Nick Cheung, Kai Chi Liu, Ka Wah Lam

22. Best Seller (1987)

R | 110 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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Hit man Cleve approaches writer/cop Dennis about a story for his next book: How Cleve made a living, working for one of the most powerful politicians in the country. To get the story right,... See full summary »

Writer: Larry Cohen | Director: John Flynn | Stars: James Woods, Brian Dennehy, Victoria Tennant, Allison Balson

23. The Night of the Following Day (1968)

R | 93 min | Crime, Drama

6.2
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Two men kidnap a girl off the streets, take her to a beach house owned by a drug-addicted stewardess, and hold her for ransom.

Writers: Hubert Cornfield, Robert Phippeny, Lionel White | Directors: Hubert Cornfield, Richard Boone | Stars: Marlon Brando, Richard Boone, Rita Moreno, Pamela Franklin

24. Gen-X Cops (1999)

R | 114 min | Action, Thriller, Comedy

6.0
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The "Generation X Cops" are four young officers of the Hong Kong Police, joined together to fight against organised crime using all possible means, even if this would lead them to break the... See full summary »

Writers: Benny Chan, Koan Hui, Yee-Wah Lee, Bey Logan, Peter Tsi | Director: Benny Chan | Stars: Nicholas Tse, Stephen Fung, Sam Lee, Grace Yip

25. Time and Tide (2000)

R | 113 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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60 Metascore

Tyler is a restless, streetwise 21-year-old Hong Kong native who's had trouble gaining the trust of others all his life. He secretly fantasizes about living the good life in South America. ... See full summary »

Writers: Koan Hui, Hark Tsui | Director: Hark Tsui | Stars: Nicholas Tse, Wu Bai, Candy Lo, Cathy Tsui

26. Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man (1976)

Not Rated | 94 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.7
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Fred and Tony are members of an elite 'special squad' of police in Rome, Italy whom are licensed-to-kill, undercover cops whom thrive on living dangerously.

Writers: Fernando Di Leo, Alberto Marras, Vincenzo Salviani | Director: Ruggero Deodato | Stars: Marc Porel, Ray Lovelock, Adolfo Celi, Franco Citti

27. Tiger Cage 2 (1990)

TV-14 | 95 min | Action, Crime

7.4
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An ex-cop, lawyer, and gangster team up to clear their names after getting involved in a dirty money scheme led by a vicious money launderer, who plans to expand his business and wipe out anyone who stands in his way.

Writers: Chi-Ho Fong, Patrick Yuen Yeuk-Gwong, Kwong Kim Yip | Director: Woo-ping Yuen | Stars: Donnie Yen, Rosamund Kwan, David Wu, Robin Shou

28. Street Law (1974)

105 min | Action, Thriller

7.1
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Carlo Antonelli, an engineer from Genoa, gets mugged and decides to take justice into his own hands. At first the muggers seem to get the upper hand, but then he's helped by Tommy, a young ... See full summary »

Writers: Massimo De Rita, Arduino Maiuri | Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Franco Nero, Giancarlo Prete, Barbara Bach, Renzo Palmer

29. Rogue Cop (1954)

Approved | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

6.8
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Detective Chris Kelvaney has a brother, Eddie, who also is a policeman. He witnessed a murderer running away from the scene of the crime. Chris has contacts with the gangster Beaumonte, who... See full summary »

Writers: Sydney Boehm, William P. McGivern | Director: Roy Rowland | Stars: Robert Taylor, Janet Leigh, George Raft, Steve Forrest

30. Motorway (2012)

R | 90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.0
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A rookie cop takes on a veteran escape driver in a death defying final showdown on the streets of Hong Kong.

Writers: Joey O'Bryan, Kam-Yuen Szeto | Director: Pou-Soi Cheang | Stars: Anthony Wong Chau-Sang, Shawn Yue, Xiaodong Guo, Barbie Hsu

31. Il grande racket (1976)

104 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.4
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Nico Palmieri is a police inspector who battles against hoodlums terrorising a sleepy Italian village, extorting cash from the locals.

Writers: Enzo G. Castellari, Massimo De Rita, Arduino Maiuri | Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Fabio Testi, Vincent Gardenia, Renzo Palmer, Orso Maria Guerrini

32. I Am Afraid (1977)

120 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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Writers: Nicola Badalucco, Damiano Damiani | Director: Damiano Damiani | Stars: Gian Maria Volonté, Erland Josephson, Mario Adorf, Angelica Ippolito

33. La polizia incrimina la legge assolve (1973)

R | 100 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.3
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An Italian police inspector matches wits with a powerful European drug ring. As he comes closer to the top of the underworld organization, his odds of survival decrease.

Writers: Maurizio Amati, Tito Carpi, Enzo G. Castellari, Gianfranco Clerici, Vincenzo Mannino, Leonardo Martín | Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Franco Nero, James Whitmore, Delia Boccardo, Fernando Rey

34. Expect the Unexpected (1998)

87 min | Crime, Drama

7.3
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Writers: Yin Han Chow, Kam-Yuen Szeto, Nai-Hoi Yau | Director: Tat-Chi Yau | Stars: Simon Yam, Ching Wan Lau, YoYo Mung, Ruby Wong

35. Milano trema: la polizia vuole giustizia (1973)

R | 104 min | Crime, Drama

6.4
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When Milano police lieutenant Giorga's chief is murdered by an organized crime ring, he vows to avenge his boss's death. Going undercover to continue the chief's investigation, he plans to ... See full summary »

Writer: Ernesto Gastaldi | Director: Sergio Martino | Stars: Luc Merenda, Richard Conte, Silvano Tranquilli, Carlo Alighiero

36. The Heroin Busters (1977)

100 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

6.8
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An Ialian policeman goes undercover to break up an international heroin smuggling ring and butts heads with a hot-tempered Interpol agent assigned by his agency to do the same task.

Writers: Massimo De Rita, Galliano Juso | Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Fabio Testi, David Hemmings, Sherry Buchanan, Wolfango Soldati

37. Cop Killers (1973)

R | 93 min | Action, Drama

5.9
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Two hippies on their way to a cocaine deal get stopped by the police at a roadblock, resulting in a shootout where they kill the cops. They then go on a crime spree of robbery and murder.

Writers: Walter R. Cichy, Howard Ziehm, Bill Osco | Director: Walter R. Cichy | Stars: Jason Williams, Bill Osco, Diane Keller, Michael D. White

38. Mou jing shi fen (1993)

98 min | Action

6.5
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Simon Yam plays a former big city cop who had a very bad experince with an AK-47. So he's been assigned duty on one of the Hong Kong Islands as a police chief of a small village. He spends ... See full summary »

Writers: Bing-Kit Koo, Kwong-fai Lai, Gwing-Gai Lee, Desmond Wu | Director: Gwing-Gai Lee | Stars: Simon Yam, Li Yu, Kwong Leung Wong, Hau-Ngoc Chan

39. Napoli spara! (1977)

85 min | Action, Drama

6.5
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Fast paced Italian crime movie with the various action scenes revolving around bank robberies, street violence, car chases, cops verses the underworld at its greatest. If you have ever been... See full summary »

Writers: Gianfranco Clerici, Vincenzo Mannino | Director: Mario Caiano | Stars: Leonard Mann, Ida Galli, Henry Silva, Jeff Blynn

40. Silent Action (1975)

98 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.3
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Writers: Gianfranco Couyoumdjian, Massimo Felisatti, Sergio Martino, Fabio Pittorru | Director: Sergio Martino | Stars: Luc Merenda, Mel Ferrer, Delia Boccardo, Michele Gammino

41. Italia a mano armata (1976)

101 min | Thriller, Action, Crime

6.8
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Writers: Leila Buongiorno, Gianfranco Clerici, Vincenzo Mannino | Director: Marino Girolami | Stars: Maurizio Merli, Raymond Pellegrin, John Saxon, Mirella D'Angelo

42. Century of the Dragon (1999)

90 min | Thriller

6.7
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Five years ago, Shing, an outstanding trainee at the police academy, was hand-picked to go under cover in the Hung Hing triad. There, he became close friends with their toughest leader Fei ... See full summary »

Writer: Jing Wong | Director: Clarence Fok Yiu-leung | Stars: Andy Lau, Louis Koo, Patrick Tam, Anthony Wong Chau-Sang

43. Long feng zei zhuo zei (1990)

90 min | Action, Comedy

7.2
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Two sisters who are burglars find themselves at risk when one of them falls in love with the nephew of the police detective assigned to arrest them.

Director: Billy Chan | Stars: Joyce Godenzi, Biao Yuen, Richard Ng, Collin Chou

44. Colpi di luce (1985)

R | 86 min | Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.8
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A crazed physician invents a death ray and threatens to destroy San Francisco unless he is paid $10 million.

Writers: Enzo G. Castellari, Tito Carpi | Director: Enzo G. Castellari | Stars: Erik Estrada, Ennio Girolami, Michael Pritchard, Peggy Rowe

45. Bullets Over Summer (1999)

92 min | Action, Crime, Romance

6.7
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Plainclothes policemen Brian and Mike use an elderly woman's apartment for surveillance, hoping to catch a fugitive gangster. They develop a warm relationship with their hostess, whom they ... See full summary »

Writers: Ben Cheung, Matt Chow, Wilson Yip | Director: Wilson Yip | Stars: Louis Koo, Francis Ng, Matt Chow, Tony Ho

46. 92 Ba wang hua yu Ba wang hua (1992)

93 min | Action, Comedy

6.1
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To save the Hong Kong Police Force's Banshee Squad from becoming defunct, the struggling new squad members seek the help of former officers Amy (Sandra Ng Kwan Yue), now a divorced mom with... See full summary »

Writers: Abe Kwong, Lawrence Lau | Director: Wellson Chin | Stars: Cynthia Khan, Moon Lee, Sandra Ng Kwan Yue, Wan-Yee Tse

47. Gan dan xiang zhao (1987)

91 min | Action, Drama

5.9
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Writer: David Lai | Director: David Lai | Stars: Andy Lau, Kwok Keung Cheung, Kwan Yeung, Bill Tung

48. Lie ying ji hua (1988)

104 min

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Writer: Kar Wai Wong | Director: Norman Law Man | Stars: Andy Lau, Cherie Chung, Kent Cheng, Ray Lui

49. Liu mang chai po (1989)

102 min | Action, Crime, Drama

5.7
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Writer: Jeffrey Lau | Director: Jeffrey Lau | Stars: Ann Bridgewater, Stephen Chow, Jeffrey Lau, James Mou

50. Ba hai hong ying (1992)

96 min | Action

6.4
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A female Chinese cop teams up with a lady kung-fu master to stop two female Japanese gangsters from stealing a valuable painting.

Director: Stanley Wing Siu | Stars: Kar Lok Chin, James Ha Jim-Si, Cynthia Khan, Mark King