Tag: policeman

Mouchette (1967) 7.8

Mouchette (1967)

Mouchette is a young girl living in the country. Her mother is dying and her father does not take care of her. Mouchette remains silent in the face of the humiliations she undergoes. One night in a wood, she meets Arsene...

Armed Hands (2012) 5.4

Armed Hands (2012)

Lucas is 46. A great cop, running arms trafficking in Marseille. Maya is 25. A young narc in Paris. As they often do, guns meet drugs. And Lucas will meet Maya. Not necessarily by accident. Busts, heists, informants... t...

Police (1985) 6.6

Police (1985)

Mangin, a police inspector in Paris, leans hard on informants to get evidence on three Tunisian brothers who traffic in drugs. He arrests one, Simon, and his girl-friend Noria. Simon's brothers go to their lawyer. He spr...

Drive Me Home (2018) 5.7

Drive Me Home (2018)

Antonio and Agostino grew up together in a small town in Sicily; they dreamt of living a different life, somewhere else. Now thirty-year-olds, they both live abroad but they lost touch years ago. When Antonio discovers t...

The Gang of Four (1989) 7

The Gang of Four (1989)

A drama following 4 women at stage school. Considered by some to be the summation of director Jacques Rivette's work as a whole.::nipple burger...

Mortal Thoughts (1991) 5.7

Mortal Thoughts (1991)

The hairdresser, wife and mother Cynthia Kellogg is in police department being interrogated by the experienced detective John Woods and his partner, Detective Linda Nealon. Through flashbacks, she reveals how her best fr...

Britt-Marie Was Here (2019) 5.2

Britt-Marie Was Here (2019)

Britt-Marie, 63 years old, has just left a 40 year old marriage and her long life as a house wife. Being told she is a nagging passive aggressive aunt, the new, only job, in small town Borg, will be quite challenging. Sm...

Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948) 6.8

Kiss the Blood Off My Hands (1948)

Bill Saunders, disturbed ex-soldier, kills a man in a postwar London pub brawl. Fleeing, he hides out in the apartment of lonely nurse Jane Wharton. Later, despite misgivings about his violent nature, Jane becomes involv...

Homicide (1991) 7

Homicide (1991)

Policeman Bob Gold has to capture a murderer that not even the FBI has been able to find. But before he can even start he is re-assigned to the murder of an old Jewish lady in a black area. The evidence points at a Jewis...

Dragon in Jail (1990) 6.2

Dragon in Jail (1990)

Henry, a juvenile delinquent, trying to escape life in the ghetto. After releasing from jail, he is bullied by a local tyrant, Charlie. His rich jail mate Wayne, who has become a famous lawyer, decides to help him out.::...

The Cameraman (1928) 8.1

The Cameraman (1928)

After becoming infatuated with a pretty office worker for MGM Newsreels, Buster trades in his tintype operation for a movie camera and sets out to impress the girl (and MGM) with his work....

The Immortalizer (1989) (V) 4.3

The Immortalizer (1989) (V)

A crazed scientist sends out his mutant creations to kidnap young, beautiful men and women to bring back to his lab so he can replace their brains with those of old, wealthy people....

No Rest for the Wicked (2011) 6.4

No Rest for the Wicked (2011)

The police inspector Santos Trinidad gets involved in a triple murder but there is a witness that manages to escape and could incriminate him. Santos begins an investigation to find and eliminate him. Meanwhile, Judge Ch...

Miami Supercops (1985) 6.3

Miami Supercops (1985)

In 1978, $20 million was stolen from a Detroit bank. One of the robbers was caught, one was found dead, and the third disappeared. The money was never found. Seven years later, the robber who was caught was released from...

Man on the Roof (1976) 7.3

Man on the Roof (1976)

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 tough policeman who received several complaints about his metho...

Game of Werewolves (2011) 6

Game of Werewolves (2011)

After 15 years, Tomas, a not very succesfull writer, comes back to the village in Galicia where his family comes from, Arga, apparently to get an award. But he doesn't know the real reason why he is there, to end with an...

Random Hearts (1999) 5.2

Random Hearts (1999)

After the death of their loved ones in a tragic plane crash, Police Sergeant Dutch Van Den Broek (Harrison Ford) and U.S. Representative Kay Chandler (Dame Kristin Scott Thomas) find keys in the possessions their loved o...

So B. It-2016 6.8

So B. It-2016

A young girl named Heidi, who lives with her mentally disabled mother, travels across the country to find out about her and her mother's past....

La Haine-1995 8.1

La Haine-1995

The film follows three young men and their time spent in the French suburban "ghetto," over a span of twenty-four hours. Vinz, a Jew, Saïd, an Arab, and Hubert, a black boxer, have grown up in these French suburbs where ...

Daleks’ Invasion Earth 2150 A.D.-1966 6.1

Daleks’ Invasion Earth 2150 A.D.-1966

Based on a story from the BBC TV serial "Doctor Who". Dr. Who and his companions arrive on Earth in the year 2150 AD, only to discover that the planet has been invaded and its population enslaved by the dreaded Daleks. T...

Inspector Blunder-1980 6.3

Inspector Blunder-1980

The clumsy son of a deceased police hero joins the police and his task is to protect a reporter from the most famous gangster of Paris.::Jean-Mouloud...

King Jack-2015 7

King Jack-2015

Trapped in a violent feud with a cruel older bully and facing another bout of summer school, Jack's got all the problems he can handle. So when Jack's aunt falls ill and his runty younger cousin must stay with him for th...

The Whistlers-2019 6.6

The Whistlers-2019

Cristi, a Romanian police officer who is a whistle blower for mafia, is going to La Gomera Island to learn an ancestral whistling language. In Romania he is under police surveillance and by using this coded language he w...

The Wailing-2016 7.4

The Wailing-2016

In the small village Goksung in South Korea, police officer Jong-Goo investigates bizarre murders caused by a mysterious disease. His partner relays gossip that a Japanese stranger, who lives in a secluded house in the m...

A Record of Sweet Murderer-2014 6.4

A Record of Sweet Murderer-2014

A South Korean journalist and a Japanese cameraman in South Korea are invited to an abandoned apartment one day. They are invited by a murderer and they know it. While there they stumble upon a video featuring the murder...

Killers-1996 5.6

Killers-1996

The James boys, two of America's most media-oriented killers, Odessa and Kyle have escaped from San Quentin's Death Row. In the midst of a fierce storm and pursued by law-enforcement officers, they find sanctuary by burs...

Footsteps-2003 5.1

Footsteps-2003

Daisy Lowendahl (Bergen) is a best-selling suspense novelist who finds herself at her isolated beach house with a local young fan (Hall) who knows almost everything about her, and two men - one of whom may be trying to k...

Gideon of Scotland Yard-1958 6.5

Gideon of Scotland Yard-1958

Scotland Yard Inspector George Gideon starts his day off on the wrong foot when he gets a traffic-violation ticket from a young police officer. From there, his 'typical day" consists in learning that one of his most-trus...

Nie lubie poniedzialku-1971 7.6

Nie lubie poniedzialku-1971

An acute case of Mondayitis in Warsaw. Interwoven stories of a few inhabitants of Warsaw, including one very unlucky Italian on a governmental mission and a charitable Polish American.::Marty...

Cover-2007 5.4

Cover-2007

When someone is murdered on New Year's Eve, the prime suspect is Valerie Maas, a church-going home-maker whose life unravels when she discovers that her husband of many years has been leading a double life. Her strength ...

The Crimes That Bind-2018 7.1

The Crimes That Bind-2018

Michiko came to Tokyo to visit Hiromi, but is instead found murdered. The renter of Michiko's place is missing. The police is having a hard time finding clues and solving the case. There are not any clues and a connectio...

Twisted-2004 5.3

Twisted-2004

Jessica Shepard is an on the rise police officer of San Francisco's esteemed police department, after having solved a big case about a serial killer. Her mentor John Mills is proud of Jessica as a father would be of his ...

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 ...

I Became a Criminal-1947 7.3

I Became a Criminal-1947

In this gritty film noir, cynical ex-RAF flyer Morgan, bored with civilian life, joins a break-in gang led by Narcy. On his first job, the getaway car crashes after killing a policeman. Morgan is framed as the driver and...

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 ...

Fermat’s Room-2007 6.7

Fermat’s Room-2007

Four mathematicians who do not know each other are invited by a mysterious host on the pretext of resolving a great enigma. The room in which they find themselves turns out to be a shrinking room that will crush them if ...

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...

Small Crime-2008 6

Small Crime-2008

Leonidas, a young, ambitious police officer, is assigned to a remote island in the Aegean Sea. He dreams of solving important crimes, but there are few to be found in the sleepy beach community where he is left to such m...

Detective Story-1951 7.6

Detective Story-1951

Jim McLeod is a hard-nosed and cynical detective. He believes in a strict interpretation of the law and doesn't believe in turning the other cheek. The current object of his zealousness is Karl Schneider, an abortionist ...

My Father Die-2016 5.6

My Father Die-2016

Deaf since having his hearing knocked out at the age of 12, Asher has been training for almost two decades to avenge himself on Ivan, the man that killed his older brother, 21 years ago. And now that his nemesis is out o...