Tag: police

Tension(s)-2014 5.2

Tension(s)-2014

A retired hostage negotiator, once the best on the Boston Police force, is the victim of a home invasion. But his kidnappers have a very specific, mysterious task for him, which if not carried out will endanger his entir...

Miracles-1986 5.3

Miracles-1986

Roger and Jean learn the hard way that when you are meant to be together, nothing can keep you apart. The newly divorced couple keep running into one another (literally), and in the process, rediscover their love for one...

Sex and Lies in Sin City-2008 4.9

Sex and Lies in Sin City-2008

Decide the truth for yourself in this thrilling true story of the biggest scandal in Las Vegas. Ted Binion (Matthew Modine, TV's "Weeds") is Vegas royalty, the prince of the world famous Horseshoe Casino - rich, rowdy an...

Life Without Dick-2002 3.8

Life Without Dick-2002

By accident, Colleen Gibson shoots and kills her gold-digging cheating boyfriend, Dick, a private eye who happens to have a hitman on his tail. Danny the hitman works for his brother-in-law, a cheerful but nasty Irish mo...

Relentless-1989 6

Relentless-1989

Sam Dietz, a New York cop recently reassigned to Los Angeles, joins the hunt for a serial killer who seemingly picks his victims at random from the telephone directory - but the closer he gets to cracking the case, the m...

Sunset-1988 5.7

Sunset-1988

Whilst making a silent film about the life of the legendary lawman Wyatt Earp, veteran actor 'Tom Mix' (Bruce Willis) discovers that the real Earp ('James Garner') is on the film set as a technical advisor. The two becom...

The 3 Penny Opera-1931 7.4

The 3 Penny Opera-1931

In London at the turn of the century, the bandit Mack the Knife marries Polly without the knowledge of her father, Peachum, the 'king of the beggars'....

Knives Out-2019 8.1

Knives Out-2019

When renowned crime novelist Harlan Thrombey (Christopher Plummer) is found dead at his estate just after his 85th birthday, the inquisitive and debonair Detective Benoit Blanc (Daniel Craig) is mysteriously enlisted to ...

Downtown-1990 5.8

Downtown-1990

Police Officer Alex Kearney works in a rich, plush suburb of Philadelphia. When he stops an important businessman and his story of the incident is not believed, he is sent to work Downtown, the most dangerous, crime-fill...

Let the Fire Burn-2013 7.9

Let the Fire Burn-2013

On May 13, 1985, Philadelphia police dropped two pounds of military explosives onto a city row house occupied by the radical group MOVE. The resulting fire was not fought for over an hour although firefighters were on th...

Paprika-2006 7.7

Paprika-2006

Three scientists at the Foundation for Psychiatric Research fail to secure a device they've invented, the D.C. Mini, which allows people to record and watch their dreams. A thief uses the device to enter people's minds, ...

Beast of Whitehall-2016 6.2

Beast of Whitehall-2016

August, 1976. Three boys driving an isolated stretch of road encounter a Bigfoot with glowing, red eyes. They report it to local police who go on to have a sighting of their own. This is the incredible, true story of the...

The Protector-1985 5.7

The Protector-1985

Billy Wong is a New York City cop whose partner is gunned down during a robbery. Billy and his new partner, Danny Garoni, are working security at a fashion show when a wealthy man's daughter, Laura Shapiro, is kidnapped....

Breakfast on Pluto-2005 7.2

Breakfast on Pluto-2005

A young transwoman, Patrick "Kitten" Braden, comes of age in the 1970s. She leaves her Irish town, in part to look for her mother and in part because her transgender nature is beyond the town's understanding. She's taken...

The Warriors-1979 7.6

The Warriors-1979

Cyrus, the leader of the most powerful gang in New York City, the Gramercy Riffs, calls a midnight summit for all the area gangs, with all asked to send nine unarmed representatives for the conclave. A gang called The Wa...

Sssshhh…-2003 4.3

Sssshhh…-2003

On a college campus in Simla, India there are killings taking place by an unstoppable killer. The main target is a woman by the name of Mehak Gujral who has received several threatening telephone calls and has had many h...

Badge 373-1973 5.7

Badge 373-1973

After his suspension for the shooting death of a drug runner, a New York City cop vows to keep the streets clean, any way he can.::Anonymous...

Barnyard-2006 5.5

Barnyard-2006

When the farmer's away, all the animals play, and sing, and dance. Eventually, though, someone has to step in and run things, a responsibility that ends up going to Otis, a carefree cow....

Ungli-2014 5.7

Ungli-2014

Four friends Kalim (Angad Bedi), Gautam (Neil Bhoopalam), Maya (Kangana Ranaut) and Abhay (Randeep Hooda) form a gang called the "Ungli" gang which fights against corruption prevailing in society. Their job is to target ...

21 Bridges-2019 6.3

21 Bridges-2019

Thrust into a citywide manhunt for a duo of cop killers, NYPD detective Andre Davis begins to uncover a massive conspiracy that links his fellow police officers to a criminal empire and must decide who he is hunting and ...

Freeway-1996 6.8

Freeway-1996

Little Red Riding Hood for the 1990's: After her mom and step-dad are arrested, 15-year-old Vanessa Lutz decides that instead of once again being put into a foster home, she'd rather go and search for the grandmother she...

Switchback-1997 6.4

Switchback-1997

F.B.I. agent Frank LaCrosse returns home to find his home has been broken into, his son is missing and Missy the babysitter is lying in a pool of her own insides. Her murder being the hallmarks of a elusive enigmatic ser...

Trapped in Paradise-1994 6

Trapped in Paradise-1994

Bill Firpo has managed to stay honest, but can't help but be dragged into things by his larcenous brothers, the clever Dave and the kleptomaniac Alvin. When the three find a bank so easy to rob that they can't resist, th...

A Pure Formality-1994 7.7

A Pure Formality-1994

Onoff is a famous writer who hasn't published any new books for quite some time and has become a recluse. When he is picked up by the police one stormy night, without any identification, out of breath and running madly, ...

Desperate Measures-1998 6.1

Desperate Measures-1998

San Francisco police officer Frank Connor is in a frantic search for a compatible bone marrow donor for his gravely ill son. There's only one catch: the potential donor is convicted multiple murderer Peter McCabe who see...

What Happened in Vegas-2017 6.9

What Happened in Vegas-2017

While on vacation in Las Vegas, television professional Ramsey Denison is walking through a parking lot when he sees a group of police officers abusing a handcuffed suspect. Shocked by what he's witnessing, he calls 911 ...

Murders in the Rue Morgue-1932 6.4

Murders in the Rue Morgue-1932

In 19th Century Paris, the maniacal Dr. Mirakle abducts young women and injects them with ape blood in an attempt to prove ape-human kinship. He constantly meets failure as the abducted women die. Medical student Pierre ...

LA 92-2017 8.2

LA 92-2017

Twenty-five years after the verdict in the Rodney King trial sparked several days of protests, violence and looting in Los Angeles, filmmakers examine that tumultuous period through rarely seen archival footage.::Jwelch5...

Bianco, rosso e Verdone-1981 7.4

Bianco, rosso e Verdone-1981

Three Italian have to move from their current city to vote to local elections elsewhere. Pasquale is an Italian emigrant living in Munich (Germany). He has to vote in Matera, Basilicata (south of Italy). He is genuinely ...

Theri-2016 7.1

Theri-2016

When an honest cop, Vijay Kumar's family is ruthlessly slaughtered by a politician and his aides, he decides to change his identity and commits his life to bring his daughter up in a serene atmosphere. But some freak eve...

Deep Space-1988 4.5

Deep Space-1988

An American satellite with a new biological weapon gets out of control and crashes onto US territory. A slimy monster emerges and manages to escape, killing everyone who crosses his path. Police Lieutenant McLemore gets ...

There’s Always a Woman-1938 6.8

There’s Always a Woman-1938

An investigator for the District Attorney's office quits to open his own detective agency. However, business is so bad that he finally decides to give it up and go back to his old job. As his wife is at his office closin...

Guinevere-1999 6

Guinevere-1999

Connie, an aging Bohemian photographer, meets mousy Harper, headed for Harvard Law from a high-powered San Francisco family, and immediately sees her beauty. He also guesses she has talent and invites her to be his pupil...

The Christmas Star-1986 6.5

The Christmas Star-1986

Horace McNickle (Edward Asner) is a two-time felon serving prison time for counterfeiting. On the week before Christmas, he escapes from prison dressed as Santa Claus due to his uncanny resemblance to St. Nick resulting ...

Mambo Italiano-2003 6.7

Mambo Italiano-2003

Angelo Barberini is the oddball son of Italian immigrants Gino and Maria, who inadvertently ended up in Canada rather than the States. Angelo shocks his parents by moving out on his own without getting married, and shock...

New Jersey Drive-1995 6.7

New Jersey Drive-1995

Jason and Midget are two young, black teenagers living in Newark,New Jersey, the unofficial car theft capital of the world. Their favourite pastime is that of everybody in their neighbourhood: stealing cars and joyriding...

Pistol Whipped-2008 5.2

Pistol Whipped-2008

Matt is an elite ex-cop whose life has gone down hill since he was kicked off the Force. After a rough encounter with a mysterious henchman, Matt is brought face to face with his only chance at reclaiming his life and cl...

Female Prisoner Scorpion: Beast Stable-1973 7

Female Prisoner Scorpion: Beast Stable-1973

Sasori is outside the prison and on the run from the police, wanted for breaking out of prison and murder. She takes refuge with a woman who has a brother with a learning disability. The woman and her brother are also in...

Night Falls on Manhattan-1996 6.6

Night Falls on Manhattan-1996

Sean Casey is the newest member of the District Attorney's office and he is close to uncovering a police scandal that might involve his father Liam, who works for the N.Y.P.D. Then his father is critically wounded in a s...

Blue City-1986 4.4

Blue City-1986

Returning to the small Florida town where he grew up, Billy Turner (Nelson) learns that his father has been killed. With little help from the police, Billy will take matters into his own hands and go up against a ruthles...