The movies on this list all tell the story of an undercover cop in one way or another; most are dramatic and suspenseful in nature, while some put a comedic twist on the idea. No matter what genre you’re into, this list has the absolute best undercover cop movies of all time and there's sure to be one for you!
This list features the best movies about undercover cops including, Training Day, The Fast and the Furious, A Scanner Darkly, The Departed, Need for Speed, Sin City, American Gangster, Rush Hour, The Whole Nine Yards, and We Own the Night. Vote up the best films below or add one you love that isn't already on the list!
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino
Directed by: Ridley Scott
Directed by: Sidney Lumet
Directed by: Phil Lord, Chris Miller
Directed by: Rob Cohen
Directed by: Alan Mak, Andrew Lau
Directed by: Donald Petrie
Directed by: David Cronenberg
Directed by: Jonathan Hensleigh
Directed by: Quentin Tarantino, Robert Rodriguez, Frank Miller
Directed by: Bill Duke
Directed by: Julien Leclercq
Directed by: Ernest R. Dickerson