The Best Police Movies Films

The Best Police Movies

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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. All 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.

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

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    the people's #1 &most listed
    Die Hard

    1988 More
    100
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    1987 More
    92
  3. 3
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    2006 More
    92
  4. 4
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    1971 More
    91
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    1987 More
    91
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    The French Connection

    1971 More
    89
  7. 7
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    1995 More
    89
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    1995 More
    88
  9. 9
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    2001 More
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    1997 More
    83
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    1993 More
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    2010 More
    82
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    1973 More
    82
  14. 14
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    1984 More
    80
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    ranked low on reranks
    End of Watch

    2012 More
    75
    added by: dwsteeniii
  16. 16
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    1998 More
    73
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    1968 More
    71
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    Fargo

    1996 More
    70
  19. 19
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    2007 More
    70
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    1994 More
    69
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    1998 More
    68
    added by: wiabux
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    ranked high on reranks
    Live Free or Die Hard

    2007 More
    66
  23. 23
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    1984 More
    65
    added by: wiabux
  24. 24
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    2012 More
    64
    added by: HrvojeRichterGoricanec
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    Bad Boys

    1995 More
    64
  26. 26
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    2007 More
    64
    added by: wiabux
  27. 27
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    1988 More
    63
  28. 28
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    1997 More
    62
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    1995 More
    62
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    2001 More
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    1988 More
    59
    added by: analise.dubner
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    2006 More
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    ranked high on reranks
    The Seven-Ups

    1973 More
    59
  34. 34
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    2009 More
    57
    added by: wiabux
  35. 35
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    2002 More
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    added by: wiabux
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    1990 More
    56
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    ranked low on reranks
    S.W.A.T.

    2003 More
    53
    added by: HaidarahAhmed
  38. 38
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    ranked low on reranks
    Hot Fuzz

    2007 More
    52
    added by: FrankQuinto
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Blown Away

    1994 More
    52
    added by: wiabux
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    1985 More
    50
  41. 41
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    1991 More
    49
  42. 42
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    2006 More
    49
  43. 43
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    1979 More
    49
  44. 44
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    ranked high on reranks
    Bad Lieutenant

    1992 More
    48
  45. 45
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    1987 More
    48
  46. 46
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    2001 More
    47
    added by: wiabux
  47. 47
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    1992 More
    45
    added by: PeteBoyle
  48. 48
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    1999 More
    43
    added by: wiabux
  49. 49
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    new! Rampart

    2011 More
    41
    added by: JasonLoof
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    1948 More
    40
    added by: JasonLoof
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