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1. Lone Survivor (2013)

R | 121 min | Action, Biography, Drama

7.7
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60 Metascore

Marcus Luttrell and his team set out on a mission to capture or kill notorious Taliban leader Ahmad Shah, in late June 2005. Marcus and his team are left to fight for their lives in one of the most valiant efforts of modern warfare.

Writers: Peter Berg, Marcus Luttrell, Patrick Robinson | Director: Peter Berg | Stars: Mark Wahlberg, Taylor Kitsch, Emile Hirsch, Ben Foster

2. Dredd (2012)

R | 95 min | Action, Sci-Fi

7.0
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59 Metascore

In a violent, futuristic city where the police have the authority to act as judge, jury and executioner, a cop teams with a trainee to take down a gang that deals the reality-altering drug, SLO-MO.

Writers: John Wagner, Carlos Ezquerra, Alex Garland | Director: Pete Travis | Stars: Karl Urban, Olivia Thirlby, Lena Headey, Rachel Wood

3. Training Day (2001)

R | 122 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.7
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70 Metascore

On his first day on the job as a narcotics officer, a rookie cop goes on a 24-hour training course with a rogue detective who isn't what he appears.

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

4. Men in Black (1997)

PG-13 | 98 min | Comedy, Sci-Fi

7.2
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71 Metascore

A streetwise NYPD detective joins a secret organization that polices extraterrestrial affairs on Earth.

Writers: Lowell Cunningham, Ed Solomon | Director: Barry Sonnenfeld | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Will Smith, Linda Fiorentino, Vincent D'Onofrio

5. Ride Along (2014)

PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Comedy

6.1
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41 Metascore

Security guard Ben must prove himself to his girlfriend's brother, top cop James. He rides along James on a 24-hour patrol of Atlanta.

Writers: Greg Coolidge, Jason Mantzoukas, Phil Hay, Matt Manfredi | Director: Tim Story | Stars: Ice Cube, Kevin Hart, Tika Sumpter, John Leguizamo

6. The Guardian (I) (2006)

PG-13 | 139 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

6.8
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53 Metascore

A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's "A" School, where legendary rescue swimmer Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.

Writer: Ron L. Brinkerhoff | Director: Andrew Davis | Stars: Kevin Costner, Ashton Kutcher, Sela Ward, Melissa Sagemiller

7. Battle Los Angeles (2011)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.8
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37 Metascore

A squadron of U.S. Marines becomes the last line of defense against a global invasion.

Writer: Christopher Bertolini | Director: Jonathan Liebesman | Stars: Aaron Eckhart, Michelle Rodriguez, Bridget Moynahan, Ramon Rodriguez

8. Southland (2009–2013)

42 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

8.4
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Southland takes a raw look at Los Angeles as it is in the 2000s and as well at the lives of the officers of the Los Angeles Police Department who are trying to contain it.

Creator: Ann Biderman | Stars: Michael Cudlitz, Shawn Hatosy, Regina King, Ben McKenzie

9. Days of Thunder (1990)

PG-13 | 107 min | Action, Drama, Sport

5.8
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60 Metascore

A young hot-shot stock car driver gets his chance to compete at the top level.

Writers: Robert Towne, Tom Cruise | Director: Tony Scott | Stars: Tom Cruise, Nicole Kidman, Robert Duvall, Randy Quaid

10. Major League (1989)

R | 107 min | Comedy, Sport

7.2
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The new owner of the Cleveland Indians puts together a purposely horrible team so they'll lose and she can move the team. But when the plot is uncovered, they start winning just to spite her.

Writer: David S. Ward | Director: David S. Ward | Stars: Tom Berenger, Charlie Sheen, Corbin Bernsen, Margaret Whitton

11. Eraser (1996)

R | 115 min | Action, Drama, Mystery

6.0
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56 Metascore

A Witness Protection specialist becomes suspicious of his co-workers when dealing with a case involving high-tech weapons.

Writers: Tony Puryear, Walon Green, Michael S. Chernuchin | Director: Chuck Russell | Stars: Arnold Schwarzenegger, Vanessa Williams, James Caan, James Coburn

12. Serpico (1973)

R | 130 min | Biography, Crime, Drama

7.8
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87 Metascore

The true story about an honest New York cop who blew the whistle on rampant corruption in the force only to have his comrades turn against him.

Writers: Peter Maas, Waldo Salt, Norman Wexler | Director: Sidney Lumet | Stars: Al Pacino, John Randolph, Jack Kehoe, Biff McGuire

13. Ladder 49 (2004)

PG-13 | 115 min | Action, Drama, Thriller

6.5
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47 Metascore

Under the watchful eye of his mentor Captain Mike Kennedy, probationary firefighter Jack Morrison matures into a seasoned veteran at a Baltimore fire station. Jack has reached a crossroads,... See full summary »

Writer: Lewis Colick | Director: Jay Russell | Stars: Joaquin Phoenix, John Travolta, Jacinda Barrett, Robert Patrick

14. Mercy (2009–2010)

60 min | Drama

7.1
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Three nurses deal with patients and personal issues at Mercy Hospital.

Creator: Liz Heldens | Stars: Taylor Schilling, Michelle Trachtenberg, Jaime Lee Kirchner, James Tupper

15. Driven (2001)

PG-13 | 116 min | Action, Drama, Sport

4.5
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29 Metascore

A young hot shot driver is in the middle of a championship season and is coming apart at the seams. A former CART champion is called in to give him guidance.

Writers: Jan Skrentny, Neal Tabachnick, Sylvester Stallone | Director: Renny Harlin | Stars: Sylvester Stallone, Kip Pardue, Til Schweiger, Burt Reynolds

16. Murder in the First (1995)

R | 122 min | Drama, Thriller

7.3
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An eager and idealistic young attorney defends an Alcatraz prisoner accused of murdering a fellow inmate. The extenuating circumstances: his client had just spent over three years in solitary confinement.

Writer: Dan Gordon | Director: Marc Rocco | Stars: Christian Slater, Kevin Bacon, Gary Oldman, Embeth Davidtz

17. The New Centurions (1972)

R | 103 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.0
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An idealistic rookie cop joins the LAPD to make ends meet while finishing law school, and is indoctrinated by a seasoned veteran. As time goes on, he loses his ambitions and family as police work becomes his entire life.

Writers: Stirling Silliphant, Joseph Wambaugh | Director: Richard Fleischer | Stars: George C. Scott, Stacy Keach, Jane Alexander, Scott Wilson

18. The Lodger (2009)

R | 95 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

5.8
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17 Metascore

A couple rents out a room to a mysterious young man, who may or may not be guilty of a series of grisly neighborhood murders.

Writers: David Ondaatje, Marie Belloc Lowndes | Director: David Ondaatje | Stars: Alfred Molina, Hope Davis, Shane West, Donal Logue

19. 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.

Writers: Robert Barr, Janet Green, Dorothy Christie, Campbell Christie | Director: Charles Frend | Stars: Jack Hawkins, John Stratton, Dorothy Alison, Michael Brooke

20. The Garbage Picking Field Goal Kicking Philadelphia Phenomenon (1998 TV Movie)

78 min | Comedy, Drama, Sport

5.1
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A Philadelphia garbageman who develops his leg muscles from kicking the hydraulic lever on his truck is discovered by the Philadelphia Eagles and signed by them to become a kicker.

Writers: Tim Kelleher, Greg Fields | Director: Tim Kelleher | Stars: Tony Danza, Jessica Tuck, Art LaFleur, Jaime Cardriche

21. The Glass Shield (1994)

PG-13 | 109 min | Crime, Drama

6.6
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J.J. is a rookie in the Sheriff's Department and the first black officer at that station. Racial tensions run high in the department as some of J.J.'s fellow officers resent his presence. ... See full summary »

Writers: Charles Burnett, John Eddie Johnson, Ned Welsh | Director: Charles Burnett | Stars: Michael Boatman, Lori Petty, Erich Anderson, Richard Anderson

22. Prep & Landing (2009 TV Short)

TV-G | 22 min | Animation, Short, Family

7.8
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Wayne gets a new rookie partner, Lanny, after his previous partner got the promotion he wanted. Lanny has to remind Wayne of the Spirit of Christmas and the importance of being an elf in Santa's Prep and Landing elite unit.

Writers: Stevie Wermers, Kevin Deters, Chris Williams | Directors: Kevin Deters, Stevie Wermers | Stars: Dave Foley, Sarah Chalke, Mason Vale Cotton, David DeLuise

23. Line of Fire (2003–2004)

60 min | Drama, Crime

7.4
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A "political drama" that juxtaposes the stories of a young female F.B.I. agent (Bibb) and a mobster (Paymer).

Stars: Leslie Bibb, Leslie Hope, Anson Mount, Julie Ann Emery

24. Sugar (I) (2008)

R | 114 min | Drama, Sport

7.2
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82 Metascore

Dominican baseball star Miguel "Sugar" Santos is recruited to play in the U.S. minor-leagues.

Writers: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck | Directors: Anna Boden, Ryan Fleck | Stars: Algenis Perez Soto, Jose Rijo, Walki Cuevas, Santo Silvestre

25. The Mystery Files of Shelby Woo (1996–1999)

30 min | Crime, Family, Mystery

7.6
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This show is about a girl named Shelby who lives with her grandfather in an inn-type place. When she is done with her chores, she works at the police station helping with small things, and ... See full summary »

Creator: Alan Goodman | Stars: Irene Ng, Pat Morita, Adam Busch, Preslaysa Edwards

26. Direct Action (2004)

R | 97 min | Action, Crime, Thriller

5.0
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Frank Gannon, a veteran cop, is being hunted by his fellow police officers after they learned he has betrayed the brotherhood and exposed to the feds wide scale corruption of the LAPD. He has one day left to prove his case and survive.

Writers: Greg Mellott, Sidney J. Furie | Director: Sidney J. Furie | Stars: Dolph Lundgren, Polly Shannon, Donald Burda, Rothaford Gray

27. The Super Cops (1974)

R | 90 min | Action, Comedy, Crime

6.5
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The true story of two New York City cops. Greenberg & Hantz fought the system, became detectives and were known on the streets as "Batman & Robin".

Writers: Lorenzo Semple Jr., L.H. Whittemore | Director: Gordon Parks | Stars: Ron Leibman, David Selby, Sheila Frazier, Pat Hingle

28. Ground Control (1998)

PG-13 | 93 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

5.7
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A disgraced former air traffic controller is called back into service when the airport's traffic control system malfunctions.

Writers: Talaat Captan, Robert Moreland, Mark Shepherd | Director: Richard Howard | Stars: Kiefer Sutherland, Robert Sean Leonard, Bruce McGill, Kristy Swanson

29. The Ranger, the Cook and a Hole in the Sky (1995 TV Movie)

PG | 94 min | Western

6.7
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In 1919, a cocky sophomore in the forest service has to learn life the hard way.

Writers: Norman Maclean, Robert Wayne | Director: John Kent Harrison | Stars: Sam Elliott, Jerry O'Connell, Ricky Jay, Molly Parker

30. A Thunder of Drums (1961)

Approved | 97 min | Western

5.8
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Captain Maddocks will never be promoted beyond Captain because of a mistake that he made in the past. Lt. McQuade is a green rookie who is now under the command of the tough Captain and he ... See full summary »

Writer: James Warner Bellah | Director: Joseph M. Newman | Stars: Richard Boone, George Hamilton, Luana Patten, Arthur O'Connell

31. Man on the Roof (1976)

R | 110 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.5
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Police lieutenant Nyman is murdered in his hospital bed and Martin Beck and his colleagues have another murder to solve. They discover that Nyman was a very brutal and tough policeman who ... See full summary »

Writers: Maj Sjöwall, Per Wahlöö, Bo Widerberg | Director: Bo Widerberg | Stars: Carl-Gustaf Lindstedt, Sven Wollter, Thomas Hellberg, Håkan Serner

32. Ballplayer: Pelotero (2011)

Not Rated | 77 min | Documentary, Drama, Sport

7.0
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75 Metascore

Two top baseball prospects in the Dominican Republic face fierce competition and corruption as they chase their big league dreams.

Directors: Ross Finkel, Trevor Martin, Jonathan Paley | Stars: Jean Carlos Batista, Miguel Angel Sano, John Leguizamo

33. The Gil Mayo Mysteries (2006– )

60 min | Comedy, Crime, Drama

7.6
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Stars: Jessica Oyelowo, Louise Brealey, Huw Rhys, Alistair McGowan

34. The Right to Remain Silent (1996 TV Movie)

R | 97 min | Drama

6.3
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Just a normal night at the police station for rookie Christine Paley (Lea Thompson). This is a log of about eight different types of arrests which can happen in a normal month. Lt. Mike ... See full summary »

Writers: Brent Briscoe, Mark Fauser | Director: Hubert de La Bouillerie | Stars: Penelope Branning, Colleen Camp, Patrick Dempsey, Wanda-Lee Evans

35. You're All Surrounded (2014– )

Action, Comedy, Romance

8.1
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P4: are the new recruits in the violent crimes unit at Gangnam Police Station. The journey of four young cops as they fumble, learn, fall in love and find their way to becoming people the citizens can trust.

Stars: Jae-Hyeon Ahn, Seung-won Cha, Ara Go, Seung-gi Lee

36. The Year of the Yao (2004)

PG | 88 min | Documentary

7.3
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62 Metascore

Despite facing the odds against cultural and language barriers, the pressure of representing a nation of 1.2 billion, as well as facing Shaquille O'Neal, the NBA's most dominant player, 7ft... See full summary »

Directors: Adam Del Deo, James D. Stern | Stars: Ming Yao, Colin Pine, Shaquille O'Neal, Charles Barkley

37. Galileo (2007– )

Drama, Mystery

7.7
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Yukawa Manabu, also known as Detective Galileo, is a genius physicist and university professor who solves unusual mysteries. His partner, Utsumi Kaoru, is a rookie cop.

Stars: Masaharu Fukuyama, Ikkei Watanabe, Ko Shibasaki, Kazuki Kitamura

38. City Central (1998–2000)

50 min | Crime, Drama

8.1
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The everyday public and private lives of the detectives, policemen and policewomen who work at the inner-city Christmas Street police station in Manchester.

Creator: Tony Jordan | Stars: Sean McKenzie, Ian Aspinall, Dave Hill, Ashley Jensen

39. Black and White (II) (1999)

R | 97 min | Action, Mystery, Thriller

5.2
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Chris O'Brien, devote Catholic and rookie cop with LAPD, is assigned to partner with the hard-edged, street-smart Nora Hugosian. A serial killer is loose, and all the victims are low-life ... See full summary »

Writers: Yuri Zeltser, Leon Zeltser | Director: Yuri Zeltser | Stars: Gina Gershon, Rory Cochrane, Ron Silver, Alison Eastwood

40. Ceiling Zero (1936)

Approved | 95 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.9
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War veteran pilots Dizzy Davis, Texas Clark and Jake Lee are working in an airline. Dizzy is fooling with one of the younger pilot's girl-friend and due to this, he changes flights with ... See full summary »

Writer: Frank Wead | Director: Howard Hawks | Stars: James Cagney, Pat O'Brien, June Travis, Stuart Erwin

41. Redball (1999)

91 min | Thriller

5.3
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Two detectives are assigned to solve a series of grisly murders of children committed by a killer dubbed "Mr. Creep". However, when their investigation leads them towards someone in their ... See full summary »

Writer: Jon Hewitt | Director: Jon Hewitt | Stars: Belinda McClory, John Brumpton, Frank Magree, Peter Docker

42. Wing Commander: Prophecy (1997 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

7.7
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Twelve years after the end of the Kilrathi war, the Terran Confederation must once again call upon its military to defend itself against a new and unknown alien menace.

Writers: Chris Douglas, Adam Foshko, Rob Irving, Phil Wattenbarger | Director: Adam Foshko | Stars: Steven Petrarca, Thomas F. Wilson, Lauren Sinclair, Neill Barry

43. The Regina Pierce Affair (2001 Video)

R | 92 min | Crime, Romance

5.3
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Art patron Pierce's priceless movie posters are stolen from the museum. Dashing, straight-arrow detective Dan falls for the seductive Pierce, but she's a suspect.

Writer: Louise Monclair | Director: Madison Monroe | Stars: C.C. Costigan, Holly Sampson, Brian Heidik, Amber Newman

44. Net Worth (1995 TV Movie)

Unrated | 120 min | Drama, Sport

7.3
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The story of the NHL's early years, focusing on the battle between the players, led by Hall of Famer Ted Lindsay, and the owners, over issues of benefits, pensions and the like.

Writers: David Cruise, Alison Griffiths, Phil Savath, Don Truckey | Director: Jerry Ciccoritti | Stars: Aidan Devine, Kevin Conway, Robin Gammell, Carl Marotte

45. Manoranjan (1974)

Comedy, Musical, Romance

7.1
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An upright beat cop, working the most notorious area of the city - the 'red light district' - desperately tries to hang on to his values in such an amoral environment. He falls for a hooker... See full summary »

Writer: Abrar Alvi | Director: Shammi Kapoor | Stars: Shammi Kapoor, Sanjeev Kumar, Zeenat Aman, Dev Kumar

46. Card Subject to Change (2010)

87 min | Documentary

6.8
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CARD SUBJECT TO CHANGE: PRO WRESTLING'S UNDERGROUND takes you deep inside the underground world of professional wrestling. This compelling film follows several wrestlers as they make their ... See full summary »

Director: Tim Disbrow | Stars: Kevin Sullivan, Johnny Falco, Michael Verde, Everett Titus

47. Alibi Ike (1935)

Approved | 72 min | Comedy, Romance, Sport

6.2
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Idiosyncratic new recruit Francis "Ike" Farrell tries to help the Cubs to the pennant with his pitching and hitting.

Writers: Ring Lardner, William Wister Haines | Director: Ray Enright | Stars: Joe E. Brown, Olivia de Havilland, Ruth Donnelly, Roscoe Karns

48. Dog and Cat (1977 TV Movie)

74 min | Action, Crime, Drama

7.2
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A veteran detective loses his partner in a shooting while they are investigating a gangster who is controlling the local porno rackets. He is stunned to discover that the new partner he is ... See full summary »

Writers: Heywood Gould, Tom Greene, Walter Hill, William Keys, Owen Morgan, Henry Rosenbaum | Director: Bob Kelljan | Stars: Lou Antonio, Kim Basinger, Matt Clark, Charles Cioffi

49. Mick Foley's Greatest Hits & Misses: A Life in Wrestling (2004 Video)

TV-14 | Action, Sport

8.0
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Stars: Mick Foley, Jonathan Coachman, Lou Albano, Bill Alfonso

50. Ultraman Mebius (2006–2007)

Action, Sci-Fi

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Disguised as GUYS member Mirai Hibino, Mebius, a young rookie Ultraman, is sent by Ultra-Father to defend Earth from monsters and aliens, new and old, and even gets occasional help from the older Ultramen.

Stars: Shunji Igarashi, Masaki Nishina, Ai Saikawa, Daisuke Watanabe