Tag: poliziottesco

Yeti: Giant of the 20th Century (1977) 4.5

Yeti: Giant of the 20th Century (1977)

Professor Wassermann (John Stacy) is asked by industry magnate Morgan Hunnicut (Eddie Faye) to lead an expedition to study the giant Yeti creature found frozen in a large ice block on Newfoundland's coast. The professor ...

They Came to Rob Las Vegas (1968) 6.1

They Came to Rob Las Vegas (1968)

A Las Vegas casino blackjack dealer plots a complex plan to rob an armored car with $7 million in casino cash while it's en route to Los Angeles. He gets help from criminal associates of his late brother, who was killed ...

The Facts of Murder (1959) 7.5

The Facts of Murder (1959)

A masked bandit steals valuables from Commendatore Anzaloni's apartment and flees, leaving Anzaloni unharmed. Inspector Ingravallo is called in. The robbery is suspicious; the thief found the jewellery too quickly. The n...

Play Motel (1979) 5

Play Motel (1979)

Patrizia and Roberto, theatrical actors and spouses, after having stayed at the Play Motel, accidentally find a body in the trunk of their car. They leave the car at the scene and go to call the police, and when they arr...

My Dear Killer (1972) 6.5

My Dear Killer (1972)

Following a mysterious decapitation (via mechanical digger) of an insurance investigator, Police Inspector Peretti is put onto the case. Slowly more people are found dead... a man supposedly commits suicide, a women is s...

Redneck (1973) 5.2

Redneck (1973)

Sadism and sleaze dominate this fast-paced film about the getaway aftermath of a heist-gone-wrong-turned-kidnapping.::Anonymous...

Macon County Line (1974) 6.6

Macon County Line (1974)

A vengeful Southern sheriff is out for blood after his wife is brutally killed by a pair of drifters. Low-budget film set in Georgia in 1953 and based on fact....

Sweeney! (1977) 6.9

Sweeney! (1977)

Hard-bitten Flying Squad officer Jack Regan gets embroiled in a deadly political plot when an old friend asks him to investigate the death of his girlfriend. Framed on a drunk-drive charge and suspended from the force, w...

The Burglars (1971) 6.7

The Burglars (1971)

In 1970s Athens a group of professional burglars led by Azad plan a daring burglary. The victim is the rich gem merchant Mister Tasco. The treasure to be plundered is Mister Tasco's sumptuous emerald collection. The brea...

La legge violenta della squadra anticrimine (1976) 6.1

La legge violenta della squadra anticrimine (1976)

A mobster kills a cop during a robbery so he finds himself pursued by the police, his gang, and the media....

Naked Killer 2 (1993) 5.4

Naked Killer 2 (1993)

When a cunning lawyer is set free after raping a model, the victim's best friend seeks revenge with the help of her triad boyfriend.::Anonymous...

Angels of Terror (1971) 5.4

Angels of Terror (1971)

(1971) Hansjorg Felmy, Uschi Glas, Werner Peters, Gunther Stoll. A determined Scotland Yard inspector travels all over London gathering the evidence needed to put a big drug-smuggling gang into the slammer. There are mor...

Lucky Luciano (1973) 6.4

Lucky Luciano (1973)

Lucky Luciano is one of the bosses of the Mafia. He orders the slaughter of 40 other responsibles, therefore becoming the only boss. But a few years later he is put into jail. In 1946, he got a pardon and is sent back to...

Man on the Brink (1981) 7.2

Man on the Brink (1981)

An undercover cop goes deep undercover to inside one of Hong Kong's most notorious Triad gangs only to find him getting consumed by a life of crime and seediness....

Mafioso (1962) 7.7

Mafioso (1962)

Antonio is a jolly and precise guy working for an auto factory in northern Italy. He decides to take his wife and two daughters on vacation to Sicily, so that they can finally see his hometown and meet his family. He's e...

Magnet of Doom (1963) 6.5

Magnet of Doom (1963)

When French ex-paratrooper turned amateur boxer Michel Maudet looses his last fight he decides to quit boxing. The French banker and businessman Dieudonné Ferchaux is looking for a new personal secretary and bodyguard. T...

Brotherhood (1986) 6.3

Brotherhood (1986)

Lui, along with his partner Keung, are among the best cops in Hong Kong. But their high success rate comes at a high level of violence, and after Keung goes too far with a suspect, he is thrown off the force....

The Psychotronic Man (1979) 3

The Psychotronic Man (1979)

Just as Rocky thinks the world is proceeding along quite well, he dashes out of his shop in a kind of trance, as though possessed. Once outside he is driven to hunt for a victim and after he has found someone, he kills t...

Capone (1975) 5.7

Capone (1975)

The story of the rise and fall of the infamous Chicago gangster Al Capone and the control he exhibited over the city during the prohibition years. Unusually, briefly covering the years after Capone was imprisoned....

Le Doulos (1962) 7.8

Le Doulos (1962)

Fresh out of prison and hell-bent on revenge, the recently paroled burglar, Maurice Faugel, finds himself, once more, on the run from the police after what should have been a quick and simple robbery. Now, under shady ci...

High Rollers (1976) 7.5

High Rollers (1976)

Belle Duke, in order to get revenge on her former lover Philip Bang, organizes his jail break. But instead of Philip is the Italian Felice Brianza, AKAS Felix, to escape. Now Felix is obliged to help Philip escape. He su...

Afyon oppio (1972) 5.8

Afyon oppio (1972)

An American underworld up-and-comer relocates to Europe and immerses himself in the dangerous and mysterious world of heroin production....

The Hired Killer (1966) 6.1

The Hired Killer (1966)

Hit-man Clint Harris has one more job to do before he can retire. The corporation which hires him demands that Harris "erase" an ex-employee who has become a snitch for the police. At first Harris refuses, but in the ser...

Cop in Blue Jeans (1976) 6.2

Cop in Blue Jeans (1976)

Nico Geraldi is a tough undercover cop in the manner of Serpico. His rough and unkempt appearance belies his seriousness regarding crime and criminals. As a ring of pickpockets and thieves plagues Geraldi's city, he atte...

The Police Are Blundering in the Dark (1975) 5.1

The Police Are Blundering in the Dark (1975)

During an outbreak of violent murders in the area targeting young women, a journalist searching for a female friend gone missing ends up in a villa owned by an eccentric photographer.::Red-Barracuda...

Black Rain (1989) 6.7

Black Rain (1989)

Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. In Japan, however, he manages to escape. As th...

Mr. No Legs (1978) 5.1

Mr. No Legs (1978)

In 1970s Florida, crime boss D'Angelo is smuggling and distributing drugs concealed inside cigars and inside sacks of loose tobacco leaves. His top enforcer is Lou aka 'Mr. No Legs'. Lou has lost his legs in an accident ...

The Driver (1978) 7.2

The Driver (1978)

"The Driver" is a specialist in a rare business: he drives getaway cars in robberies. His exceptional talent prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police, a self-assured detective ...

Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989) 5.5

Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989)

King Kong (Samuel Hui) and Albert "Baldy" Au (Karl Maka) were framed for robbery by brother and sister thieves (Leslie Cheung and Nina Li Chi), taking possession of a magnificent sword from antiquities smugglers. The smu...

Lonely Fifteen (1982) 7.2

Lonely Fifteen (1982)

Bik Kei is a troubled girl from a broken family. Her parents do not care about her and she is recognized as a bad student at school. She lives meaninglessly and always wanders on streets. Soon, she meets her boyfriend in...

Gung buk (1984) 6.9

Gung buk (1984)

Writer/director Danny Lee's police drama focuses on B (Lee), a cop who is partnered with a fellow rookie, while in search of a bank robber suspected of murder.::Frank Rizzo...

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...

City on Fire (1987) 7.1

City on Fire (1987)

Ko Chow is about to resign from the police force when he is asked to take on one more case. He is to go undercover in a gang that is robbing jewellery stores. He accepts the task and successfully infiltrates the gang. It...

Hard Boiled-1992 7.8

Hard Boiled-1992

Mobsters are smuggling guns into Hong Kong. The police orchestrate a raid at a teahouse where an ace detective loses his partner. Meanwhile, the two main gun smugglers are having a war over territory, and a young new gun...

Cops and Robbers-1979 7.2

Cops and Robbers-1979

Cops and Robbers depicts a city where ordinary citizens hold little trust for the police; far removed from the post-ICAC Hong Kong of today.::A$H...

Crime Busters-1977 7.2

Crime Busters-1977

Through an improbable series of events and an impossibly bungled supermarket hold-up, down on their luck con men Matt and Wilbur find themselves working with the Miami police force. As they patrol the streets of the city...

Strange Shadows in an Empty Room-1976 6.4

Strange Shadows in an Empty Room-1976

An Ottawa police captain searches for the person who poisoned his sister, who was attending the university in Montreal. So desperate is he for revenge that he begin to use his own brutal methods to find the killer. Soon ...

The Invisible Dr. Mabuse-1962 5.6

The Invisible Dr. Mabuse-1962

Strange things happen in a revue theatre. The dancer Maria seems to be hunted by an invisible admirer. When the body of a probable FBI agent is found in a trunk the police asks FBI man Joe Como for help. Como gets intere...

Order of Death-1983 5.5

Order of Death-1983

A pair of corrupt cops spend their illegal cash on an uptown New York City apartment. John Lydon stars as Leo Smith, a disturbed teenager who plays a bizarre game of cat-and-mouse with cop O'Connor ('Harvey Keitel'). He ...

The Take-1974 5.5

The Take-1974

Crime fighter Terry Sneed arrives in New Mexico to help out a local police chief - but he's already taking money from the underworld.::anonymous...