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1. Alarm für Cobra 11 - Die Autobahnpolizei (1996– )

90 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.4
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Two police inspectors and their team from a Bonn-Koeln precint fight all sorts of criminals they encounter daily on major highways in Germany.

Stars: Erdogan Atalay, Gottfried Vollmer, Dietmar Huhn, Carina N. Wiese

Votes: 3,986

2. Batman: The Dark Knight Returns, Part 1 (2012 Video)

PG-13 | 76 min | Animation, Action, Adventure

8.0
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Batman has not been seen for ten years. A new breed of criminal ravages Gotham City, forcing 55-year-old Bruce Wayne back into the cape and cowl. But, does he still have what it takes to fight crime in a new era?

Director: Jay Oliva | Stars: Peter Weller, Ariel Winter, David Selby, Wade Williams

Votes: 42,000

3. Kidnapping Mr. Heineken (2015)

R | 95 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.1
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33 Metascore

The inside story of the planning, execution, rousing aftermath, and ultimate downfall of the kidnappers of beer tycoon Alfred "Freddy" Heineken, which resulted in the largest ransom ever paid for an individual.

Director: Daniel Alfredson | Stars: Jim Sturgess, Sam Worthington, Ryan Kwanten, Anthony Hopkins

Votes: 15,373

4. In the Shadow of Iris (III) (2016)

TV-MA | 99 min | Thriller

6.1
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Iris, young wife of a banker, disappears in Paris. Maybe a mechanic with many debts is involved in the strange affair. A really complicated job for the police.

Director: Jalil Lespert | Stars: Romain Duris, Charlotte Le Bon, Jalil Lespert, Camille Cottin

Votes: 1,328

5. Frontera (2014)

PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Thriller, Western

6.6
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58 Metascore

A former Arizona sheriff's wife is killed while riding on their ranch property. It would appear a Mexican man illegally crossing into the US is at fault. As the former and the current sheriff search for answers, lives are changed forever.

Director: Michael Berry | Stars: Ed Harris, Eva Longoria, Michael Peña, Amy Madigan

Votes: 6,048 | Gross: $0.06M

6. Outrageous Fortune (2005– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

8.7
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When career criminal Wolfgang West gets put away for four years, his wife Cheryl decides it's time for her family to go straight. But can the Wests change the habits of a lifetime?

Stars: Robyn Malcolm, Antony Starr, Siobhan Marshall, Antonia Prebble

Votes: 1,510

7. Ugly (2013)

128 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

8.1
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The case of a missing girl takes us through a journey of human greed and brushes upon the egos and repressed emotions of the characters.

Director: Anurag Kashyap | Stars: Rahul Bhat, Ronit Roy, Tejaswini Kolhapure, Vineet Kumar Singh

Votes: 13,430

8. Kapringen (2012)

R | 103 min | Drama, Thriller

7.2
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82 Metascore

The crew of a Danish cargo ship is hijacked by Somali pirates who proceed to engage in escalating negotiations with authorities in Copenhagen.

Director: Tobias Lindholm | Stars: Pilou Asbæk, Søren Malling, Dar Salim, Roland Møller

Votes: 13,572 | Gross: $0.41M

9. El Clan (2015)

R | 108 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.0
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73 Metascore

The true story of the Puccio Clan, a family who kidnapped and killed people in the 80s.

Director: Pablo Trapero | Stars: Guillermo Francella, Peter Lanzani, Lili Popovich, Gastón Cocchiarale

Votes: 9,248 | Gross: $0.19M

10. Man on Fire (1987)

R | 92 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

5.9
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A former CIA agent, John Creasy, is hired as a bodyguard for a girl in Italy, who becomes the daughter he never had. When she is abducted, Creasy's fiery rage is unleashed, and despite being badly wounded, embarks on a bloody revenge spree.

Director: Élie Chouraqui | Stars: Scott Glenn, Jade Malle, Joe Pesci, Brooke Adams

Votes: 1,345 | Gross: $0.52M

11. Who's Harry Crumb? (1989)

PG-13 | 94 min | Comedy, Mystery

5.8
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Harry Crumb is a bumbling and inept private investigator who is hired to solve the kidnapping of a young heiress which he's not expected to solve because his employer is the mastermind behind the kidnapping.

Director: Paul Flaherty | Stars: John Candy, Jeffrey Jones, Annie Potts, Tim Thomerson

Votes: 13,408 | Gross: $10.98M

12. Andaz Apna Apna (1994)

PG | 160 min | Comedy, Family, Romance

8.3
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Two slackers competing for the affections of an heiress, inadvertently become her protectors from an evil criminal.

Director: Rajkumar Santoshi | Stars: Aamir Khan, Salman Khan, Raveena Tandon, Karisma Kapoor

Votes: 40,733

13. The Big White (2005)

R | 100 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

6.4
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31 Metascore

To remedy his financial problems, a travel agent has his eye on a frozen corpse, which just happens to be sought after by two hitmen.

Director: Mark Mylod | Stars: Robin Williams, Giovanni Ribisi, Holly Hunter, Tim Blake Nelson

Votes: 12,848

14. Shaitan (2011)

121 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.3
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Five substance-abusing friends decide to fake a kidnapping in order to bribe a police constable for covering-up a hit-and-run accident.

Director: Bejoy Nambiar | Stars: Kalki Koechlin, Shiv Pandit, Gulshan Devaiah, Rajeev Khandelwal

Votes: 6,568

15. Justin and the Knights of Valour (2013)

PG | 90 min | Animation, Adventure, Family

6.1
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A young boy becomes a man as he embarks on a quest to become a knight.

Director: Manuel Sicilia | Stars: Freddie Highmore, Antonio Banderas, James Cosmo, Charles Dance

Votes: 4,802

16. Immoral Women (1979)

109 min | Drama

5.5
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Three erotic tales: The first film features Marina Pierro as a woman who inspires more than just creativity in the minds and loins of the men of ancient Rome. In the second offering, a ... See full summary »

Director: Walerian Borowczyk | Stars: Marina Pierro, Gaëlle Legrand, Pascale Christophe, François Guétary

Votes: 473

17. Twilight's Last Gleaming (1977)

R | 146 min | Drama, Thriller

6.8
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A renegade USAF general, Lawrence Dell, escapes from a military prison and takes over an ICBM silo near Montana and threatens to provoke World War 3 unless the President reveals details of ... See full summary »

Director: Robert Aldrich | Stars: Burt Lancaster, Richard Widmark, Roscoe Lee Browne, Joseph Cotten

Votes: 2,224

18. Acción mutante (1993)

90 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

6.5
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In a future world ruled by good-looking people, a terrorist group of mutants led by Ramon Yarritu kidnap the daughter of Orujo, a rich businessman, to claim for the rights of the ugly ... See full summary »

Director: Álex de la Iglesia | Stars: Antonio Resines, Álex Angulo, Frédérique Feder, Juan Viadas

Votes: 4,053

19. The Tall T (1957)

Approved | 78 min | Romance, Thriller, Western

7.4
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An independent former ranch foreman is kidnapped along with an heiress, who is being held for ransom by trio of ruthless outlaws.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan, Arthur Hunnicutt

Votes: 3,287

20. Magallanes (2015)

109 min | Drama

7.4
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Magallanes, a former army soldier (Damian Alcazar) drives a taxi and eventually a driver of a retired colonel (Federico Luppi), who was in command of his troops in times of struggle against... See full summary »

Director: Salvador del Solar | Stars: Damián Alcázar, Tatiana Astengo, Jairo Camargo, Tatiana Espinoza

Votes: 624

21. No Deposit, No Return (1976)

G | 112 min | Family, Comedy

6.5
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After finding out that their mother is going to be working through another school holiday, two children are shipped to spend the holiday with their Grandfather. On their way to their ... See full summary »

Director: Norman Tokar | Stars: David Niven, Darren McGavin, Don Knotts, Herschel Bernardi

Votes: 1,109

22. Oxygen (1999)

R | 92 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

6.1
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A masochistic cop, who hides her predilection from her cop husband, gets involved in pursuing a kidnapper nicknamed Harry for Harry Houdini, who has kidnapped a rich woman and has buried ... See full summary »

Director: Richard Shepard | Stars: Maura Tierney, Adrien Brody, James Naughton, Laila Robins

Votes: 3,986

23. La rançon de la gloire (2014)

110 min | Comedy, Drama

5.6
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Two friends decide to steal Charlie Chaplin's body, right after his death, for ransom.

Director: Xavier Beauvois | Stars: Benoît Poelvoorde, Roschdy Zem, Séli Gmach, Chiara Mastroianni

Votes: 588

24. Nobody's Baby (2001)

R | 110 min | Comedy, Drama

6.5
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An outlaw, a waitress and her misfit neighbor come upon a baby in the midst of car wreckage. With his former partner in crime out to get him, the outlaw and his new friends put their lives on the line to protect the infant from danger.

Director: David Seltzer | Stars: Skeet Ulrich, Gary Oldman, Radha Mitchell, Mary Steenburgen

Votes: 1,350

25. Such Good People (2014)

Not Rated | 97 min | Comedy, Mystery

4.7
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A young gay couple discovers a secret room filled with cash while house-sitting for a rich couple who die while out of the country.

Director: Stewart Wade | Stars: Michael Urie, Randy Harrison, James Urbaniak, Scott Wolf

Votes: 362

26. Jie jiu Wu xian sheng (2015)

Not Rated | 105 min | Action, Crime, Drama

6.7
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Mr. Wu, a Hong Kong movie star, is kidnapped by four unpredictable criminals disguised as police officers. Will he get rescued?

Director: Ding Sheng | Stars: Andy Lau, Ye Liu, Qianyuan Wang, Ruofu Wu

Votes: 1,566 | Gross: $0.09M

27. The Mad Dog Killer (1977)

Unrated | 91 min | Crime, Thriller

6.1
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Sadistic no-count killer Nanni Vitali and three other equally brutish hoodlums escape from prison. The foul foursome embark on a savage rape, murder, and robbery spree. Vitali even abducts ... See full summary »

Director: Sergio Grieco | Stars: Helmut Berger, Marisa Mell, Richard Harrison, Marina Giordana

Votes: 686

28. Mugamoodi (2012)

Not Rated | 150 min | Action, Adventure

5.0
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A hopeless young man uses his "Kung-fu" skills and mask to tackle a bank robbery group without revealing his identity.

Director: Myshkin | Stars: Jiiva, Narain, Nassar, Pooja Hegde

Votes: 707 | Gross: $0.07M

29. Crash Dive (1996 Video)

R | 90 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

4.4
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The crew of the nuclear submarine USS Ulysses rescues supposed victims of a boat disaster, but the victims turn out to be terrorists intent on capturing nuclear weapons aboard the sub. Only... See full summary »

Director: Andrew Stevens | Stars: Michael Dudikoff, Frederic Forrest, Reiner Schöne, Jay Acovone

Votes: 686

30. The Hostage Tower (1980 TV Movie)

100 min | Crime, Thriller

5.2
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Criminal takes hostages on the Eiffel Tower in Paris.

Director: Claudio Guzmán | Stars: Peter Fonda, Maud Adams, Billy Dee Williams, Keir Dullea

Votes: 165

31. Mr. Bond (1992)

127 min | Action

5.8
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Mr. Bond is an honest, dedicated and capable police officer in Bombay's police force. He faces the toughest case of a lifetime when he must rescue some small children abducted and held as hostages by the underworld don Dragon.

Director: Raj N. Sippy | Stars: Akshay Kumar, Sheeba, Saathi Ganguly, Dolly Minhas

Votes: 545

32. Anari No. 1 (1999)

169 min | Comedy

5.1
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Naive Raja is employed as a lowly waiter in a hotel. One day he serves and looks after a wealthy businessman K.K., who lends him a suit, and gives him some money, so that he could find a ... See full summary »

Director: Sandesh Kohli | Stars: Govinda, Raveena Tandon, Simran, Aruna Irani

Votes: 485

33. Ego Trip (I) (2015)

105 min | Comedy

5.7
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After experiencing the summit, the talk show host Marc Morin is at a crossroads in his career and in his personal life. To restart, his agent booke against his will stay in Haiti, five ... See full summary »

Director: Benoit Pelletier | Stars: Patrick Huard, Antoine Bertrand, Guy Jodoin, Marie-Ève Milot

Votes: 186

34. Inkaar (1977)

135 min | Mystery, Thriller

7.1
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A police detective helps a wealthy shoe company owner search for the young son of the owner's chaufeur whom was kidnapped by a disgruntled ex-employee and his gang for a large ransom.

Director: Raj N. Sippy | Stars: Vinod Khanna, Vidya Sinha, Shreeram Lagoo, Sadhu Meher

Votes: 138

35. Ramji Rav Speaking (1989)

150 min | Comedy, Crime

8.6
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Three unemployed men find answers to all their financial problems when they decide to get involved in a kidnapping scheme.

Directors: Lal, Siddique | Stars: Saikumar, Mukesh, Innocent Vareed Thekkethala, Rekha Mallick

Votes: 1,582

36. Stealing Sinatra (2003)

R | 96 min | Biography, Comedy, Drama

5.7
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In need of a grubstake, a young man convinces a couple of friends to help him kidnap Frank Sinatra Jr. It's a true story.

Director: Ron Underwood | Stars: David Arquette, William H. Macy, James Russo, Ryan Browning

Votes: 581

37. Cero y van 4 (2004)

R | 92 min | Crime, Comedy

6.7
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Four stories... one city. A dark comedy about crime in the big city: EL TORZON - two friends are smoking grass in their car, when they're caught by a corrupt Judicial Police Officer; VIDA ... See full summary »

Directors: Carlos Carrera, Alejandro Gamboa, Fernando Sariñana, Antonio Serrano | Stars: Guillermo Iván, Juan Pablo Medina, René Campero, José Manuel Poncelis

Votes: 287

38. GTO: Great Teacher Onizuka (1998– )

60 min | Drama, Comedy, Action

8.7
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Also known as "Great Teacher Onizuka." Former juvenile delinquent Onizuka finds himself thrust into to role of high school teacher, facing students who behave just as he used to and an ... See full summary »

Stars: Takashi Sorimachi, Nanako Matsushima, Aya Enjôji, Naohito Fujiki

Votes: 3,182

39. Shattered Image (1994 TV Movie)

R | 95 min | Drama, Thriller

4.9
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An FBI agent (Brian) investigating the kidnap then apparent murder of a wealthy businessman (Ben), has his suspicions. The authorities believe Ben to be dead, but the body could not be ... See full summary »

Director: Fritz Kiersch | Stars: Jack Scalia, Bo Derek, John Savage, Dorian Harewood

Votes: 91

40. Gone with the Pope (2010)

Unrated | 83 min | Crime

6.3
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Famed nightclub performer Duke Mitchell is Paul, a paroled gangster with an unholy scheme: to kidnap the Pope and 'charge a dollar from every Catholic in the world' as the ransom. Shot in ... See full summary »

Director: Duke Mitchell | Stars: Duke Mitchell, Lorenzo Dardado, Jim LoBianco, Peter Milo

Votes: 301

41. Khoon Khoon (1973)

6.5
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A Bombay cop tries to track down a serial killer who snipes at random victims.

Director: Mohammed Hussain | Stars: Mahendra Sandhu, Danny Denzongpa, Jagdeep, Faryal

Votes: 13

42. Seesaw (1999– )

60 min | Crime, Drama

7.0
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After their daughter's kidnapping, the Prices are forced to sell everything, but their new life as a working class family proves hard especially after Hannah reveals she is pregnant with the kidnapper's baby.

Stars: David Suchet, Geraldine James, Amanda Ooms, Neil Stuke

Votes: 77

43. Raging Balls of Steel Justice (2013)

15 min | Short, Action, Comedy

7.2
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Chuck Steel is a maverick, renegade, lone wolf, loose cannon, cop on the edge who doesn't play by the rules.

Director: Michael Mort | Star: Mike Mort

Votes: 133

44. Burden of Evil (2012 TV Movie)

87 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

4.3
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Does anyone know if Kate is ranked down to a police officer at the end. I think so.

Director: Michel Monty | Stars: Natalie Zea, Michael Ironside, Ron Lea, Graham Cuthbertson

Votes: 283

45. Bullet (1976)

Action, Crime, Thriller

6.8
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Plain-clothes Inspector Dharam Dev is hot on the tracks of notorious underworld don, Durgaprasad, alias "D.P." But Durgraprased is not only elusive, but shrewd and cunning as well, and ... See full summary »

Director: Vijay Anand | Stars: Dev Anand, Parveen Babi, Rakesh Roshan, Kabir Bedi

Votes: 56

46. Lone Runner (1986)

PG | 89 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

3.8
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The Summerking's daughter has been kidnapped, and the legendary hero of the desert comes to her rescue as he did when she was young. The Lone Runner proves to be an unstoppable hero with ... See full summary »

Director: Ruggero Deodato | Stars: Miles O'Keeffe, Savina Gersak, Donald Hodson, Ronald Lacey

Votes: 107

47. Stolen (2010 TV Movie)

85 min | Drama

5.5
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An emotional thriller based on the real life 2002 kidnapping of Baby Kahu Durie. New Zealand watched the anguish and courage of the parents and the calm forensic approach of the Police as they worked together to bring Baby Kahu home.

Director: Britta Hawkins | Stars: Miriama Smith, Scott Wills, George Henare, Nick Blake

Votes: 77

48. Condor (1985 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 73 min | Sci-Fi

4.8
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In futuristic Los Angeles, a crime-fighting organization known as Condor goes up against the Black Widow, a female master criminal. The Black Widow steals the national security code and ... See full summary »

Director: Virgil W. Vogel | Stars: Ray Wise, Wendy Kilbourne, Vic Polizos, James Avery

Votes: 113

49. Call Me Mr. Brown (1990)

R | 94 min | Crime

6.2
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Based on the 1971 true story known as "The Great Plane Robbery", this tele-movie tells the story of Peter Macari alias Mr. Brown. Under a grand extortion scam, he steals $500,000 in cash ... See full summary »

Director: Scott Hicks | Stars: Chris Haywood, Russell Kiefel, John Polson, Vincent Ball

Votes: 27

50. Piedra, Papel o Tijera (2012)

110 min | Drama

7.1
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Christian kidnaps Hector's son by mistake, unleashing a chain of delicate events that will be tragic for everyone involved.

Director: Hernán Jabes | Stars: Xavier Abreu, Alberto Alifa, Leandro Arvelo, Ernesto Campos

Votes: 178