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Speed

by:Bont, Jan de

Jack Traven, an L.A.P.D. SWAT team specialist, is sent to diffuse a bomb that a revenge-driven extortionist has planted on a bus.

Editions:228  Date:1900 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure 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:187  Date:1945 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Police films, Police films, Feature films, Feature 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:174  Date:1985 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: R; violence and language.  Genre(s):Feature films, Police films, Police films, Drama, Crime 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, far from being groomed to join the squad, he is being set up to take the fall.

Editions:95  Date:1998 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Police films, Police films, Feature films, Feature 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:90  Date:1982 - 2015  Rating:MPAA rating: Not rated.  Genre(s):Feature films, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Police films, Drama

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The Heat

by:Bullock, Sandra

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, Comedy films, Feature films, Police 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 partner, McClane careens wildly from one end of New York to the other as he struggles to keep up with Simon's deadly game. It's a battle of wits between a psychopathic genius and a heroic cop who once again finds himself having a really bad day.

Editions:110  Date:1994 - 2017  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Action and adventure films, Drama, Feature films, Action and adventure films, Police 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:135  Date:1973 - 2018  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Drama, Feature films, Film adaptations, Police films, Police films

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End of watch

Two young officers are marked for death after confiscating a small cache of money and firearms from the members of a notorious cartel during a routine traffic stop.

Editions:61  Date:2012 - 2013  Rating:MPAA rating: R for strong violence, some disturbing images, pervasive language including sexual references, and some drug use.  Genre(s):Feature films, Drama, Action and adventure films, Action and adventure films, Police films

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Beverly Hills cop

by:Brest, Martin, 1951-

Axel Foley is a brash, street-smart Detroit detective who follows the trail of a friend's murderer to the posh surroundings of Beverly Hills. And before Axel gets his man, he gets up to his neck in an international network of smugglers and drug peddlers.

Editions:66  Date:1984 - 2016  Rating:MPAA rating: R.  Genre(s):Feature films, Comedy films, Comedy films, Drama, Police films

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