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1. The Chicago Code (2011)

44 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.8
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Detective Jarek Wysocki, one of Chicago's toughest cops, struggles to clean up the town's violence and corruption.

Stars: Jason Clarke, Jennifer Beals, Matt Lauria, Devin Kelley

Votes: 7,166

2. A Better Tomorrow (1986)

R | 95 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.6
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A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.

Director: John Woo | Stars: Lung Ti, Leslie Cheung, Yun-Fat Chow, Emily Chu

Votes: 15,900

3. Rumpole of the Bailey (1978–1992)

60 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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The cases of a portly and eccentric criminal law barrister.

Stars: Leo McKern, Jonathan Coy, Julian Curry, Marion Mathie

Votes: 777

4. Jack the Ripper (1988– )

190 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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A Scotland Yard police inspector, battling the booze, investigates the Jack the Ripper murders and discovers a conspiracy that leads all the way up to the queen.

Stars: Michael Caine, Armand Assante, Ray McAnally, Lewis Collins

Votes: 3,402

5. Ritual (2002)

R | 99 min | Horror

4.8
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Dr. Alice Dodgson gets her medical license revoked after the death of a patient. She's facing the possibility of not getting any job when she accepts to be the nurse for one young man who ... See full summary »

Director: Avi Nesher | Stars: Jennifer Grey, Craig Sheffer, Daniel Lapaine, Kristen Wilson

Votes: 1,167

6. Crimes of Passion: Death of a Loved One (2013)

89 min | Crime

5.6
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Puck Ekstedt, doctoral student in literature, is invited by her supervisor Rutger to spend Midsummer with him and his wife at their summer house on an isolated island. When he reveals that ... See full summary »

Director: Birger Larsen | Stars: Tuva Novotny, Linus Wahlgren, Ola Rapace, Suzanna Dilber

Votes: 821

7. Prime Suspect: Inner Circles (1995 TV Movie)

R | 102 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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A seemingly straightforward sex murder investigation by Superintendent Jane Tennison leads to a hidden political scandal.

Director: Sarah Pia Anderson | Stars: Helen Mirren, Thomas Russell, James Laurenson, Helene Kvale

Votes: 1,342

8. The Suspicions of Mr Whicher: The Murder at Road Hill House (2011 TV Movie)

95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.5
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Based on true events. Scotland Yard Detective Inspector Jack Whicher is sent to rural Wiltshire to investigate the horrific murder of a three-year-old boy.

Director: James Hawes | Stars: Paddy Considine, Peter Capaldi, Tom Georgeson, William Beck

Votes: 1,050

9. Hangover Square (1945)

Approved | 77 min | Crime, Drama, Film-Noir

7.4
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A promising classical musician finds his life poisoned by a music hall dancer -- and by the strange gaps in his memory.

Director: John Brahm | Stars: Laird Cregar, Linda Darnell, George Sanders, Glenn Langan

Votes: 1,600

10. Humanité (1999)

148 min | Drama, Mystery

6.9
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77 Metascore

When an 11-year-old girl is brutally raped and murdered in a quiet French village, a police detective who has forgotten how to feel emotions--because of the death of his own family in some kind of accident--investigates the crime, which turns out to ask more questions than it answers.

Director: Bruno Dumont | Stars: Emmanuel Schotté, Séverine Caneele, Philippe Tullier, Ghislain Ghesquère

Votes: 2,879 | Gross: $0.11M

11. Inspector Maigret (1958)

119 min | Crime, Drama

7.1
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A serial killer is targeting women in the seedy district of Montmartre.

Director: Jean Delannoy | Stars: Jean Gabin, Annie Girardot, Olivier Hussenot, Jeanne Boitel

Votes: 863

12. Hillsborough (1996 TV Movie)

101 min | Drama, Sport

8.0
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Drama based on the real life events of April 1989, when ninety-six Liverpool supporters were crushed to death during an F.A. Cup Semi-Final match against Nottingham Forest at Sheffield ... See full summary »

Director: Charles McDougall | Stars: Tracey Wilkinson, Kevin Knapman, Mark Womack, Sarah Graham

Votes: 610

13. Inspector Morse: Rest in Peace (2000 Video)

96 min | Crime, Drama

8.4
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Clip show that represents a biography of sorts of the now late grate Inspector Morse. Chief Superintendent Strange fills in the blanks in between the clips with his first hand testimony about the man.

Director: Jamie McCoan | Stars: James Grout, John Thaw, Kevin Whately

Votes: 43

14. The Third Key (1956)

96 min | Drama, Mystery

7.2
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Police drama. The sleuths of Scotland Yard try to solve a series of burglaries.

Director: Charles Frend | Stars: Jack Hawkins, John Stratton, Dorothy Alison, Michael Brooke

Votes: 414

15. Mask of Murder (1988)

89 min | Horror, Mystery, Thriller

4.5
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In a Canadian village are women being killed by a psychopath. Chief Rich and Inspector McLane have no clue until McLane shoots a suspicious man. Now the killing seems to have ended, but the... See full summary »

Director: Arne Mattsson | Stars: Rod Taylor, Valerie Perrine, Christopher Lee, Sam Cook

Votes: 146

16. Le souper (1992)

90 min | Drama, History

7.5
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France, 1815. After his defeat at Waterloo, Napoleon heads for exile. Royalists occupy Paris and attempt to restore the monarchy. However, the battle doesn't seem to be over. On July 6, ... See full summary »

Director: Édouard Molinaro | Stars: Michel Piccoli, Claude Brasseur, Claude Rich, Ticky Holgado

Votes: 378

17. Mujhe Jeene Do (1963)

95 min | Action, Crime, Drama

8.2
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A notorious bandit continues to elude the authorities and strikes terror in the region.

Director: Moni Bhattacharjee | Stars: Sunil Dutt, Waheeda Rehman, Nirupa Roy, Rajendra Nath

Votes: 43

18. The Unusual Youth (2005)

99 min | Romance

5.4
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Following the lives of five teenagers as they try to go through life while trying to avoid their own family backgrounds.

Director: Dennis Law | Stars: Race Wong, Yan Ng, Marco Lok, Raymond Ho-Yin Wong

Votes: 23

19. Boy Anghel: Utak pulburon (1992)

Action, Comedy

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Add a Plot

Director: Tony Cruz | Stars: Vic Sotto, Alice Dixson, Ritchie D'Horsie, Paquito Diaz

20. 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: 90

21. 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: 291

22. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Blind Beggar: Part 1 (2001)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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A skeleton is discovered during building work at a church.

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

Votes: 77

23. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Blind Beggar: Part 2 (2001)

59 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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When Father Stuart is found murdered in the same excavation the body was discovered, the team makes a connection.

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

Votes: 70

24. Agatha Christie's Poirot (1989–2013)
Episode: Cards on the Table (2005)

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

7.6
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The enigmatic, sinister Mr. Shaitana, one of London's richest men, invites 8 guests, 4 of them possible murderers and 4 'detectives' to his opulent apartment.

Director: Sarah Harding | Stars: David Suchet, James Alper, Philip Bowen, Cordelia Bugeja

Votes: 1,048

25. A Touch of Frost (1992– )
Episode: Dancing in the Dark (2004)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Frost must deal with a corpse found in a recycling dump and a smuggling ring of white slavers specializing in young Polish girls.

Director: Roy Battersby | Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, Nicholas Burns, John Lyons

Votes: 107

26. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Dark Matter (2010)

88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.5
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An Oxford professor, also an amateur astronomer and recently renewed churchgoer, is found dead in the school observatory under suspicious circumstances.

Director: Bille Eltringham | Stars: Warren Clarke, Deborah Cornelius, Christopher Bowen, Sophie Ward

Votes: 244

27. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Dead on Time (1992)

TV-14 | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.6
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A respected, dying Oxford don, husband of Morse's former fiancée, apparently shoots himself, but his doctor asserts that he was not capable of firing a gun.

Director: John Madden | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Brendan O'Hea, David Haig

Votes: 268

28. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Deadly Slumber (1993)

TV-14 | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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When the head of a medical clinic is found asphyxiated in his garage, the father of a one of his brain-dead patients becomes the prime suspect.

Director: Stuart Orme | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Carol Starks, Jason Durr

Votes: 233

29. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Deathwatch: Part 2 (2002)

58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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Expatriate gangster Frank Sutton returns to Britain and recruits reporter Graham Barker to gather enough evidence and publish the truth about his brother Charles, who was framed and hung for murder.

Director: Maurice Phillips | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird, Claire Goose

Votes: 60

30. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Down Among the Fearful: Part 2 (2013)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.6
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Reuben's killer also murders his co-researcher and suspicion falls on fellow psychic Frank Mclean and tarot reader Justine Skinner.

Director: Brian Kelly | Stars: Beatie Edney, Emily Joyce, Catherine Steadman, Adam Wadsworth

Votes: 157

31. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Driven to Distraction (1990)

TV-14 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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After two beautiful women are stabbed to death a month apart by the same killer, the only connection between the pair is their car dealership.

Director: Sandy Johnson | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Julia Lane, Tariq Yunus

Votes: 253

32. A Touch of Frost (1992– )
Episode: Endangered Species (2006)

94 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.9
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Frost is busy with two cases: smugglers trafficking in rare and endangered species and murder and the naked body of an art teacher discovered in the bedroom of returning vacationers.

Director: Roy Battersby | Stars: David Jason, Bruce Alexander, Blake Ritson, John Lyons

Votes: 126

33. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Falling Darkness (2010)

80 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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During a Halloween, one of Dr Hobson's college roommates is found dead with a stake through her heart and a garlic bulb in her mouth.

Director: Nicholas Renton | Stars: Kevin Whately, Clare Holman, Niamh Cusack, Lucy Griffiths

Votes: 248

34. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Fat Chance (1991)

TV-14 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.3
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After a young woman aspiring to the priesthood dies while taking her exams, possibly from poison, Morse connects the death to a weight loss company.

Director: Roy Battersby | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Maurice Denham, David Gant

Votes: 215

35. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Fearful Symmetry (2012)

89 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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After a pretty graduate student moonlighting as a baby sitter is found bound on a bed and smothered, it is found that she posed for provocative bondage photos.

Director: Nicholas Renton | Stars: Abigail Hardingham, Georgia Taylor, Ciarán McMenamin, Lucy Cohu

Votes: 229

36. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Generation of Vipers (2012)

91 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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When it becomes widely known that a best-selling feminist author and lecturer has joined an Internet dating site, she apparently commits suicide.

Director: David O'Neill | Stars: Kevin Whately, Laurence Fox, Jason Durr, Julie Cox

Votes: 241

37. Inspector George Gently (2007– )
Episode: Goodbye China (2011)

88 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.7
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Gently and Bacchus look into the suspicious death of Gently's old friend and ex-snout, China.

Director: Gillies MacKinnon | Stars: James Acton, Jay Miller, Niek Versteeg, Martin Shaw

Votes: 177

38. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Greeks Bearing Gifts (1991)

TV-14 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Among the suspects in the murder of a Greek chef and his sister are a Ancient Greek scholar, a dodgy British entrepreneur, and a Greek shipping magnate.

Director: Adrian Shergold | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Hazeldine, Mike Kremastoules

Votes: 201

39. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Happy Families (1992)

TV-14 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The head of a wealthy but dysfunctional family is found bludgeoned to death in the family estate as Morse is forced to deal with the resultant media frenzy.

Director: Adrian Shergold | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Sukie Smith, Gwen Taylor

Votes: 236

40. Beck (1997– )
Episode: I Guds namn (2007)

90 min | Crime, Mystery, Thriller

6.3
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A paparazzi photographer is found dead, his apartment ransacked. When Beck's superior Margareta Oberg goes through the evidence, she reacts very strongly to two of the images left behind, ... See full summary »

Director: Kjell Sundvall | Stars: Peter Haber, Mikael Persbrandt, Marie Göranzon, Stina Rautelin

Votes: 768

41. The Inspector Lynley Mysteries (2001–2008)
Episode: In Pursuit of the Proper Sinner (2004)

Not Rated | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.4
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When he daughter of a retired police officer and a male friend are found beaten to death, Lynley brings in the recently demoted Havers to help.

Director: Sebastian Graham Jones | Stars: Tom Lawrence, Emma Willis, Nathaniel Parker, Sharon Small

Votes: 165

42. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Intelligent Design: Part 1 (2013)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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The day after an alcoholic college professor who killed a young girl in a drunken accident is released from prison and returns home, he is run over by his own car.

Director: Tim Fywell | Stars: Stephen Churchett, Alison Steadman, Crystal Leaity, Ariyon Bakare

Votes: 190

43. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Intelligent Design: Part 2 (2013)

45 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.2
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While Benison College is being renovated, the desiccated body of a student who disappeared 15 years earlier is found in an attic and linked to Seager's murder.

Director: Tim Fywell | Stars: Edward Fox, Alison Steadman, Miranda Raison, Ariyon Bakare

Votes: 177

44. Waking the Dead (2000– )
Episode: Life Sentence: Part 2 (2002)

58 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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The Team plays cat-and-mouse with Rice trying to learn the identity of his former accomplice and the perpetrator of the current copycat crime.

Director: Edward Bennett | Stars: Trevor Eve, Sue Johnston, Holly Aird, Claire Goose

Votes: 69

45. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Masonic Mysteries (1990)

TV-14 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.3
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Morse finds himself framed for murder by an unknown mastermind and suspended as Lewis is seconded to DCI Bottomley, who is in charge of the case.

Director: Danny Boyle | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Madelaine Newton, Ian McDiarmid

Votes: 319

46. The Sweeney (1975–1978)
Episode: Night Out (1975)

49 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

8.3
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When the Superintendent finds out that there is a bank robbery in progress on a Saturday afternoon, he assigns Regan to visit an old girlfriend whose apartment is adjacent.

Director: David Wickes | Stars: John Thaw, Dennis Waterman, Garfield Morgan, Mitzi Rogers

Votes: 47

47. Inspector Lewis (2006–2015)
Episode: Old, Unhappy, Far Off Things (2011)

93 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

7.8
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As the last remaining all-women's college in Oxford is bidding farewell to one of its most distinguished professors, murder rears its ugly head.

Director: Nicholas Renton | Stars: Laurence Fox, Zoe Telford, Melanie Kilburn, Kathryn O'Reilly

Votes: 251

48. The Chicago Code (2011)
Episode: Pilot (2011)

TV-14 | 45 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.9
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Teresa Colvin, the city's first female superintendent, lobbies for a city corruption task force to investigate Alderman Ronin Gibbons, a building-magnate-turned-politician. Meanwhile, ... See full summary »

Director: Charles McDougall | Stars: Jason Clarke, Jennifer Beals, Matt Lauria, Devin Kelley

Votes: 169

49. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Promised Land (1991)

TV-14 | 103 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.0
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Morse and Lewis go to Austrailia to find a witness who has been in witness protection for ten years, but this is one witness who doesn't want to be found.

Director: John Madden | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, James Grout, Con O'Neill

Votes: 228

50. Inspector Morse (1987–2000)
Episode: Second Time Around (1991)

TV-14 | 104 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.5
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Morse links the killing of a Deputy Assistant Commissioner on the night of his retirement to the 18 year old cold case murder of an 8 year old girl.

Director: Adrian Shergold | Stars: John Thaw, Kevin Whately, Jenny Laird, Oliver Ford Davies

Votes: 268