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Fargo

by:Coen, Joel

A midwestern policewoman investigates a series of brutal and interconnected crimes. Steadily, she tightens the net on the killers and their accomplices in a kidnapping scheme gone wildly wrong.

Editions:263  Date:1985 - 2017  Rating:Rated R.  Genre(s):Drama, Thrillers (Motion pictures), Detective and mystery films, Feature films, Police films

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Speed

by:Bont, Jan de

Jack Traven, an L.A.P.D. SWAT team specialist who is sent to diffuse a bomb that a revenge-driven extortionist has planted on a bus. But until he does, Jack and passenger must keep the bus speeding through the streets of Los Angeles at more than 50 miles per hour- or the bomb will explode.

Editions:234  Date:1900 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Police films, Police films

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Dirty Harry

by:Siegel, Don, 1912-1991

A rooftop sniper named Scorpio has killed twice. Streetwise San Francisco police detective Harry Callahan will nail the perp one way or another-- no matter what "the system" prescribes.

Editions:189  Date:1945 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Feature films, Police films, Detective and mystery films

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Heat

by:Mann, Michael, 1943-

Vincent Hanna is a brilliant L.A. cop. following the trail from a deadly armed robbery to a crew headed by master thief Neil McCauley. The trouble is, McCauley's expertise is at least equal to Hanna's.

Editions:181  Date:1985 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: R; violence and language; CHV rating: 18A.  Genre(s):Feature films, Police films, Drama, Police films, Feature films

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Training day

by:Fuqua, Antoine

Jake Hoyt, a fresh-faced rookie in the Los Angeles Police Department, gets a chance to join the elite narcotics squad headed up by 13-year veteran Detective Sergeant Alonzo Harris. Jake is to prove himself during a one-day ride-along. As the day wears on, it becomes increasingly clear that Detective Harris has blurred the line between right and wrong to an alarming degree, enforcing his own code of ethics and street justice. Eventually, Hoyt begins to suspect that he is, rather than having the opportunity to join the squad, being set up to take the fall.

Editions:94  Date:1998 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Police films, Police films, Feature films, Feature films

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The Heat

by:Feig, Paul

Uptight FBI agent Sarah Ashburn (Bullock) and foul-mouthed Boston cop Shannon Mullins (McCarthy) couldn't be more incompatible. But when they join forces to bring down a ruthless drug lord, they become the last thing anyone expected ... buddies.

Editions:64  Date:2013 - 2014  Rating:MPAA rating: R; for pervasive language, strong crude content and some violence.  Genre(s):Drama, Comedy films, Police films, Comedy films, Police films

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Lethal weapon

by:Donner, Richard

The story of two Vietnam-vets-turned-cops who have just one thing in common: both hate to work with partners. But their partnership becomes the key to survival when a murder investigation leads to war with a heroin ring.

Editions:97  Date:1982 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Drama, Police films, Feature films

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Die hard with a vengeance

by:Willis, Bruce, 1955-

New York cop John McClane is the personal target of the mysterious Simon, a terrorist determined to blow up the entire city if he doesn't get what he wants. Accompanied by an unwilling civilian, McClane careens wildly from one end of town to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game.

Editions:115  Date:1994 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Police films, Action and adventure films, Police films

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Fracture

by:Hopkins, Anthony

Ted Crawford is a wealthy, brilliant, and meticulous structural engineer who lives in Los Angeles. He shoots his wife and entraps her lover. After the police arrive, he signs a confession. At his arraignment, he asserts his rights to represent himself and asks the court to move immediately to trial. The prosecutor is Willy Beachum, a hotshot D.A. who is getting ready to leave for a civil-law firm. He is told by everyone the case is open and shut. Crawford, however, sees Beachum's weakness - the hairline fracture of his character.

Editions:55  Date:2006 - 2013  Rating:MPAA rating: R; for language and some violent content.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Police films, Suspense films, Feature films

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Serpico

by:Lumet, Sidney, 1924-2011

Adaptation of the true story of a young New York police officer refuses to extort money from criminals as the other officers do. His fellow police officers turn against him when he seeks to expose the situation during a grand jury investigation.

Editions:136  Date:1973 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Police films, Police films, Biographical films

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