Police chase movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant police chase movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspense, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining, exciting and serious films and TV shows about / with police chase, chase, police, crimes, police officer, murder, gunfight, runaway, car accident and gun plots mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as police chase: Need for Speed (2014), Baby Driver (2017), Smokey and the Bandit (1977), Vanishing Point (1997), Fled (1996), The Blues Brothers (1980), Grand Theft Auto (1977), Taken 2 (2012), Line of Duty (2019), Fast Five (2011).

List of police chase movies

Need for Speed (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The film revolves around a local street-racer who partners with a rich and arrogant business associate, only to find himself framed by his colleague and sent to prison. After he gets out, he joins a New York-to-Los Angeles race to get revenge. But ...
Style: exciting, realistic, road movie, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car, street racing, car race, race against time, car chase, betrayal, frame up, rivalry, justice, race car, police chase, driver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, manhattan new york city, usa, new york, detroit ...
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Baby Driver (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After being coerced into working for a crime boss, a young getaway driver finds himself taking part in a heist doomed to fail.
Style: stylized, suspense, entertaining, slasher, funny ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, robbery, bank robbery, chase, car, car chase, organized crime, gangsters, police chase, crime boss, sign language, waitress ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century, year 1998, 90s, 20th century
Place: atlanta, north america, atlanta georgia, usa
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Smokey and the Bandit (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A race car driver tries to transport an illegal beer shipment from Texas to Atlanta in under 28 hours, picking up a reluctant bride-to-be on the way.
Style: road movie, funny, humorous, exciting, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: road trip, car chase, truck, car, police chase, beer, sheriff, on the road, speed, police, convoy, bootlegging ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, alabama, mississippi, austin texas, california ...
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Vanishing Point (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When his wife goes into a troubled labor while he is on the road over 1200 miles away James Kowalski, an ex race car driver and a former Army Ranger, attempts to elude police while trying to get home. After numerous chases he turns into a Native ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police chase, on the road, chase, car chase, obsessive quest, highway, fighting the system, law enforcement, getting home, adventure, race against time, americana ...
Time: 90s
Place: albuquerque new mexico
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Fled (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During a routine prison work detail, convict Piper is chained to Dodge, a cyberhacker, when gunfire breaks out. Apparently, the attack is related to stolen money that the Mafia is after, and some computer files that somebody wants desperately to ...
Style: exciting, intense, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hacker, manhunt, chase, adventure, on the run, police chase, hitman, undercover, partners, prison, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: atlanta georgia, georgia
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The Blues Brothers (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Music, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Jake Blues is just out of jail, and teams up with his brother, Elwood on a 'mission from God' to raise funds for the orphanage in which they grew up. The only thing they can do is do what they do best – play music – so they get their ...
Style: funny, buddy movie, road movie, humorous, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: music, chase, blues, road trip, car, rock and roll, dancing, police chase, prison, buddy, race against time, mission from god ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: chicago illinois, usa, illinois
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Grand Theft Auto (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A rich girl steals her dad's Rolls Royce and heads off to Las Vegas to get married. However, her angry parents, a jealous suitor, and a bunch of reward seekers are determined to stop her.
Style: humorous, realistic, witty, semi serious, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: car chase, car, police chase, crimes, couples, disorder, eccentric family, odd couple, criminal heroes, young lovers, partners, on the road ...
Time: 70s
Place: las vegas, usa, new jersey
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Taken 2 (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: France, USA, Turkey, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In Istanbul, retired CIA operative Bryan Mills and his wife are taken hostage by the father of a kidnapper Mills killed while rescuing his daughter.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: kidnapping, revenge, hostage, chase, lone hero, kidnapped, one man army, brutality, vigilante, violence, police chase, albanian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: turkey, europe, istanbul turkey, albania, los angeles ...
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Line of Duty (2019)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frank Penny is a disgraced cop looking for a shot at redemption. When the police chief's 11-year-old daughter is abducted, Frank goes rogue to try and save her. But to find the girl, Frank will need the help of Ava Brooks, whose live-streaming ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending, buddy comedy, psychotronic
Plot: police, police officer, investigation, friendship, heroes, kidnapping, police detective, bravery, one man army, heroism, brutality, criminal ...
Time: 2010s
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Fast Five (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Former cop Brian O'Conner partners with ex-con Dom Toretto on the opposite side of the law. Since Brian and Mia Toretto broke Dom out of custody, they've blown across many borders to elude authorities. Now backed into a corner in Rio de ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: heist, car chase, car, chase, car race, street racing, favela, organized crime, on the run, freedom, twists and turns, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: brazil, tokyo, latin america, rio de janeiro, south america ...
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Black and Blue (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Exposure follows a rookie Detroit African-American female cop who stumbles upon corrupt officers who are murdering a drug dealer, an incident captured by her body cam. They pursue her through the night in an attempt to destroy the footage, but to ...
Style: suspense, tense, bleak, surprise ending, neo noir ...
Plot: corrupt cop, ghetto, african american, betrayal, police, rookie, drug lord, criminal gang, police corruption, organized crime, murder, drug dealer ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, detroit
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Motorway (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two police pursuit drivers, a hothead rookie and his long-suffering, almost-retired mentor, face off against an escape car driver from the latter's past.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, police investigation, law enforcement, police detective, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, law enforcer killer, heist, police chase, car, gunfight, police shootout ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china, asia
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The Italian Job (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Charlie Croker pulled off the crime of a lifetime. The one thing that he didn't plan on was being double-crossed. Along with a drop-dead gorgeous safecracker, Croker and his team take off to re-steal the loot and end up in a pulse-pounding, ...
Style: suspense, exciting, funny, entertaining, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, date night
Plot: heist, robbery, car chase, mentor, revenge, bank robbery, perfect crime, caper, gold, master criminal, gangsters, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s
Place: italy, los angeles, venice, philadelphia, san francisco ...
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Shottas (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Jamaica
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A raw urban drama about two friends raised on the dangerous streets of Kingston, Jamaica. Biggs and Wayne take on the "Shotta" way of life to survive. As young boys, they begin a life of crime, eventually moving to the US where they begin ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: street gang, gangsters, gang violence, police chase, crimes, criminal heroes, social decay, disorder, partners, rivalry, life is a bitch, fugitives ...
Time: contemporary
Place: miami, usa, florida, jamaica
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We Bare Bears: The Movie (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 69 min.
Story: When Grizz, Panda, and Ice Bear's love of food trucks and viral videos get out of hand, the brothers are chased away from their home and embark on a trip to Canada, where they can live in peace.
Style: sweet, light, funny, entertaining, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: cartoon bear, police chase, slice of life, justice, friendship, adventure, goofy hero, children, fish out of water, anthropomorphic animal, animals, family ...
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Veteran (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 123 min.
Story: When an old collaborator gets severely injured, a veteran policeman tries to figure out the way to bring to justice the ultimately suspected aggressor, a spoiled young executive, heir to a mega corporation, who believes he is above the law.
Style: buddy comedy, tense, exciting, humorous, captivating ...
Plot: police chase, buddy cop, police corruption, police officer, investigation, crimes, crime boss, organized crime, criminal, police investigation, police detective, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea, seoul
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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, suspense, dark, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, batman, heroes, good versus evil, secret identity, double life, chaos and mayhem, vengeance, police detective, twists and turns, anger, terrorist plot ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, pentagon, italy
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The Presidio (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Jay Austin is now a civilian police detective. Colonel Caldwell was his commanding officer years before when he left the military police over a disagreement over the handling of a drunk driver. Now a series of murders that cross jurisdictions force ...
Style: buddy movie, neo noir, exciting, tense, sexy ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: investigation, murder, military, conspiracy, father daughter relationship, tough cop, factory, murder investigation, fistfight, tough guy, police chase, funeral ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, new jersey, usa, california
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In the Heat of the Night (1967)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An African American detective is asked to investigate a murder in a racist southern town.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, thought provoking, suspense ...
Plot: racism, small town, prejudice, racial slur, police, mystery, crimes, police procedural, police officer, chief of police, racist, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: mississippi, usa, southern usa, california, north carolina ...
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The Baader Meinhof Complex (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: Germany, France, Czech Republic
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Der Baader Meinhof Komplex depicts the political turmoil in the period from 1967 to the bloody "Deutschen Herbst" in 1977. The movie approaches the events based on Stefan Aust's standard work on Die Rote Armee Fraktion (RAF). The ...
Style: political, bleak, harsh, intense, disturbing ...
Plot: terrorism, revolution, politics, anti war, bomb, journalist, prison, idealism, protest, revolutionary, terrorist, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 60s, 20th century, year 1977, year 1976 ...
Place: germany, berlin germany, west berlin west germany, east germany, israel ...
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, atmospheric, breathtaking, cerebral ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, ufo, alien abduction, first contact, alien contact, space and aliens, spacecraft, secret base, technology, chase, airplane, benign alien ...
Time: 70s, future, 20th century
Place: indiana, mongolia, india, wyoming, ohio ...
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Valentine (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Batavia City, a beautiful city that can no longer be safely inhabited. Robbery, violence, and a variety of increasingly rampant criminality. In the midst of this chaotic city, Srimaya, a cafe waitress who dreams of becoming an actress never thought ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, twist ending ...
Plot: superhero, police chase, bank robbery, police officer taken hostage, police officer killed, adventure, woman with a gun, masked villain, heroes, fight, robbery, city ...
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Bad Boys for Life (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is now a police inspector and Mike Lowery is in a midlife crisis. They unite again when an Albanian mercenary, whose brother they killed, promises them an important bonus.
Style: buddy comedy, buddy movie, humorous, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: police detective, police, buddy cop, tough guy, police partner, chase, police officer, race against time, investigation, friendship between men, showdown, nightclub ...
Time: contemporary, 2020s
Place: florida, north america, usa, mexico city, miami ...
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Bright (2017)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.
Style: light, buddy movie, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: buddy cop, police, interracial couple, magical, two man army, chase, elf, magic, alternate world, bodyguard, creature, police partner ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles
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Drive In Massacre (1976)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Two police detectives try to catch a serial killer who is stalking a rural California drive-in theater, randomly killing people with a sword.
Style: slasher, serious, scary, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, police detective, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, murder investigation, stalking, violence, police chase, whodunit ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california, usa
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S.W.A.T. (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Hondo Harrelson recruits Jim Street to join an elite unit of the Los Angeles Police Department. Together they seek out more members, including tough Deke Kay and single mom Chris Sanchez. The team's first big assignment is to escort crime boss ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: swat team, crimes, police, partners, law enforcement, basic training, police brutality, sniper, tough law enforcer, hostage, squad, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, north america, california
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The Driver (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Driver specializes in driving getaway cars for robberies. His exceptional talent has prevented him from being caught yet. After another successful flight from the police a self-assured detective makes it his primary goal to catch the Driver. He ...
Style: neo noir, atmospheric, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, crimes, chase, car, gambling, witness, on the run, police detective, one last job, heist, criminal heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Bad Boys II (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Out-of-control, trash-talking buddy cops Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey of the Miami Narcotics Task Force reunite, and bullets fly, cars crash and laughs explode as they pursue a whacked-out drug lord from the streets of Miami to the barrios of ...
Style: funny, entertaining, humorous, exciting, buddy movie ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, drug lord, police, gunfight, chase, gangsters, foul language, friendship between men, partners against crime, violent, violence, car chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: miami, florida, cuba, usa, north america ...
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Alex Cross (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Washington DC detective Alex Cross is told that a family member has been murdered, he vows to track down the killer. He soon discovers that she was not his first victim and that things are not what they seem.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, twist ending, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, psychopath, murder, vengeance, crimes, police investigation, chase, revenge, assassin, brutality, investigation, showdown ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new orleans, detroit, usa, michigan, washington d.c. ...
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The Kettering Incident (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 51 min.
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Story: Anna Macy left Kettering when she was just 14, shortly after her best friend, Gillian Baxter mysteriously disappeared. The two girls had been playing in the forbidden forests outside Kettering when they saw strange lights in the sky. Eight hours ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: female protagonist, investigation, father daughter relationship, best friend, small town, disappearance, half sister, family relations, police detective, parent child relationship, mental institution, mental patient ...
Place: london, tasmania
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