Clever Details From Movies About Law And Order That Make Us Want To Investigate

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Of all the genres that fans never seem to get tired of, movies about law and order seem to be high on that list. Whether it's law enforcement officers tracking down bad guys or the lawyers prosecuting the criminals, fans are always invested. More than a few fans of the genre managed to spot some truly interesting details surrounding law and order movies.

Check out these details in movies about law and order spotted by fans, and don't forget to vote!


  • 1
    19 VOTES

    John Doe Can Be Seen Outside The Leather Store In 'Se7en'

    From Redditor u/Fylon27:

    In Se7en, when Mills and Somerset go to Wild Bill's Leather Store looking for information about John Doe, the clerk says that Doe "had a limp". Behind them, outside the store, a man limping is shown watching the detectives.

    19 votes
  • 2
    15 VOTES

    McClane Can Be Seen Holding Down The Slide Release On His Gun Before Handing It To Hans In 'Die Hard'

    From Redditor u/Joten:

    In Die Hard, John McClane can be seen holding down the slide release on the side of his Beretta before handing it to Clay, who he knows is Hans Gruber. Because he is loading an empty magazine if he didn't hold the slide release it would have locked in the open/empty position.

    15 votes
  • 3
    14 VOTES

    Hannibal's Pulse Is Steady While Killing Two EMTs In 'Silence Of The Lambs'

    From Redditor u/Cratetos:

    In Silence of the Lambs, Dr. Chilton tells Clarice that Hannibal attacked a nurse and that his pulse never got above 85. Later in the film after killing 2 officers, an EMT states his pulse was 84.

    14 votes
  • 4
    12 VOTES

    Clarice's FBI Badge In 'Silence Of The Lambs' Has An Expiration Date

    From Redditor u/Reesy:

    In The Silence of the Lambs, Clarice withdraws her FBI badge before Buffalo Bill has opened the door and can see it. Earlier on in the film, Dr Lector points out that she isn't a real FBI agent, by looking closer at it's expiry date when she presents it to him.

    12 votes
  • 5
    10 VOTES

    Jerry's Photo In 'Fargo' Doesn't Fit On The Wall

    From Redditor u/abigthirstyteddybear:

    In Fargo, Jerry Lundegaard's photo doesn't fit in with the rest of the staffs photos.

    From Redditor u/devotchko:

    Also, there are several photographs that are repeated. And all of the repeated photographs were color graded to make them look like different photographs. Guessing they figured the shot would not be on screen long enough for the audience to grasp all of these details (which would make sense).

    10 votes
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    10 VOTES

    A License Plate In 'Training Day' Is A  Nod To One Of L.A.'s Most Corrupt Cops

    From Redditor u/zixr:

    In Training Day, Alonzo's Monte Carlo has the license plate ORP 967: A nod to one of L.A.'s most corrupt cops, Officer Rafael Perez (ORP), who was born in 1967.

    10 votes