The Best Police Movies Films
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The Best Police Movies

List Criteria: Top films about cops, detectives, SWAT teams, investigators...

A list of the best cop movies with trailers. What's the best police movie of all time? The police films listed below may be sorted by year of release, director, or actors. A

ll the police films can be reranked to make your own list of good cop/bad cop movies, list of police procedural films, or list of buddy cop movies. What are the best cop films? These movies may give you a new perspective the next time you watch serial killer films.

These may not be all the cop movies out there, but they are the best.
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    most listed
    Die Hard

    1988 More
    100
  2. 2
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    1971 More
    92
  3. 3
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    1987 More
    91
  4. 4
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    2006 More
    91
  5. 5
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    1987 More
    89
  6. 6
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    1995 More
    87
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    The French Connection

    1971 More
    86
  8. 8
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    1995 More
    86
  9. 9
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    2001 More
    82
  10. 10
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    1997 More
    82
  11. 11
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    2010 More
    81
  12. 12
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    1993 More
    79
  13. 13
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    1984 More
    79
  14. 14
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    ranked low on reranks
    End of Watch

    2012 More
    78
    added by: dwsteeniii
  15. 15
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    1973 More
    68
  16. 16
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    2007 More
    68
  17. 17
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    1998 More
    67
  18. 18
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    1996 More
    66
  19. 19
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    1998 More
    65
    added by: wiabux
  20. 20
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    2012 More
    63
    added by: HrvojeRichterGoricanec
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    Bad Boys

    1995 More
    62
  22. 22
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    1994 More
    62
  23. 23
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    1984 More
    61
    added by: wiabux
  24. 24
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    1968 More
    60
  25. 25
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    1997 More
    58
  26. 26
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    2001 More
    57
  27. 27
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    2007 More
    57
  28. 28
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    1988 More
    55
  29. 29
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    1988 More
    55
    added by: analise.dubner
  30. 30
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    2007 More
    55
    added by: wiabux
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    1995 More
    54
  32. 32
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    2006 More
    53
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  33. 33
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    1990 More
    51
  34. 34
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    2009 More
    49
    added by: wiabux
  35. 35
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    ranked low on reranks
    S.W.A.T.

    2003 More
    48
    added by: HaidarahAhmed
  36. 36
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    1979 More
    47
  37. 37
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    2002 More
    47
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  38. 38
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    1985 More
    44
  39. 39
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    1991 More
    44
  40. 40
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    often listed
    Along Came a Spider

    2001 More
    44
    added by: wiabux
  41. 41
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    1994 More
    43
    added by: wiabux
  42. 42
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    ranked low on reranks
    Inside Man

    2006 More
    43
  43. 43
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    1987 More
    42
  44. 44
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    1992 More
    40
  45. 45
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    1992 More
    39
    added by: PeteBoyle
  46. 46
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    The Seven-Ups

    1973 More
    37
  47. 47
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    ranked low on reranks
    Hot Fuzz

    2007 More
    32
    added by: FrankQuinto
  48. 48
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    2002 More
    32
  49. 49
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    1987 More
    31
  50. 50
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    1999 More
    22
    added by: wiabux
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