Crime fighter movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crime fighter movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with crime fighter, superhero, heroes, rivalry, violence, crimes, vigilante, death, secret identity and dark hero plots mostly in Action, Crime and Sci-Fi genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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crime fighter movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as crime fighter: Batman Begins (2005), The Dark Knight (2008), Batman & Robin (1997), Demolition Man (1993), Batman Returns (1992), City Hunter (2011), MacGyver (1985), Superman (1978), Batman (1989), Kick-Ass 2 (2013).

List of crime fighter movies

 8.2
 1.3M
Batman Begins (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal ...
Style: dark, exciting, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, double life, secret identity, good versus evil, batman, heroes, haunted by the past, disguise, fighting crime, undercover, crime fighter, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: usa, tibet, africa, himalaya
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 9.0
 2.3M
The Dark Knight (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, secret identity, double life, batman, good versus evil, organized crime, rivalry, super villain, dark hero, psychopath, moral dilemma ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, hong kong
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 3.8
 235K
Batman & Robin (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Along with crime-fighting partner Robin and new recruit Batgirl, Batman battles the dual threat of frosty genius Mr. Freeze and homicidal horticulturalist Poison Ivy. Freeze plans to put Gotham City on ice, while Ivy tries to drive a wedge between ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: superhero, double life, secret identity, good versus evil, crime fighter, fighting crime, undercover, superhuman powers, rivalry, crimes, crime, super vehicle ...
Time: 20th century, year 1997, twentieth century, 1990s, 90s
Place: india
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 6.7
 160K
Demolition Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Simon Phoenix, a violent criminal cryogenically frozen in 1996, has escaped during a parole hearing in 2032 in the utopia of San Angeles. Police are incapable of dealing with his violent ways and turn to his captor, John Spartan, who had also been ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, future dystopia, utopia, distopia, martial arts, police, car chase, crime fighter, foot chase, good versus evil, dystopic future, one man army ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century, near future, year 1996 ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 7.0
 276K
Batman Returns (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Having defeated the Joker, Batman now faces the Penguin - a warped and deformed individual who is intent on being accepted into Gotham society. Crooked businessman Max Schreck is coerced into helping him become Mayor of Gotham and they both attempt ...
Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, gothic, intense ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: villain, dark hero, double life, vigilante, millionaire, superhero, super villain, corruption, superhuman powers, crime fighter, violence, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, 90s
Place: usa
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 8.2
 5K
City Hunter (2011)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: City Hunter is a 2011 South Korean television drama series starring Lee Min-ho, Park Min-young, Lee Joon-hyuk, Kim Sang-joong, Kim Sang-ho, Hwang Sun-hee, Goo Ha-ra, Chun Ho-jin and Lee Kwang-soo. It premiered on May 25, 2011 on SBS and finished ...
Style: exciting, tense, romantic, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Plot: secret identity, masked hero, corruption, revenge, hidden identity, political intrigue, crime fighter, tragic villain, false accusation, president, father son relationship, romance ...
Place: korea
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 7.7
 36K
MacGyver (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: MacGyver is an American action-adventure television series created by Lee David Zlotoff. Henry Winkler and John Rich were the executive producers. The show ran for seven seasons on ABC in the United States and various other networks abroad from 1985 ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: problem solving, secret agents, heroes, gadget, spy, crime fighter, poetic justice, race against time, adventure, intelligence, danger, chases and races ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, 1990s
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 7.3
 160K
Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Switzerland, Panama
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, save the world, heroes, space and aliens, double life, megalomaniac, crime fighter, journalist, good versus evil, adventure, danger ...
Time: 70s, year 1948, 60s, 50s, 1960s ...
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, manhattan new york city ...
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 7.5
 340K
Batman (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The Dark Knight of Gotham City begins his war on crime with his first major enemy being the clownishly homicidal Joker, who has seized control of Gotham's underworld.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic, dark ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, double life, batman, good versus evil, secret identity, heroes, psychopath, district attorney, millionaire, disfigurement, dual identity, crime fighter ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 20s, 1920s, future
Place: usa, north america
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 6.5
 255K
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After Kick-Ass’ insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, he joins a patrol led by the Colonel Stars and Stripes. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist — reborn as The Mother Fucker — only the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, partners, masked vigilante, double life, crime fighter, good versus evil, heroes, secret identity, fighting crime, superhero team, masked hero, fistfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 6.1
 217K
RoboCop (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In RoboCop, the year is 2028 and multinational conglomerate OmniCorp is at the center of robot technology. Overseas, their drones have been used by the military for years, but have been forbidden for law enforcement in America. Now OmniCorp wants ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyborgs, androids and robots, robot, superhuman powers, graphic violence, tough law enforcer, haunted by the past, tough guy, police, violence, hi-tech, back from the dead ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, near future
Place: detroit, usa, washington d.c., pentagon, tehran iran ...
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The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
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, bleak, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, batman, secret identity, chaos and mayhem, explosion, double life, police detective, tragic villain, nuclear threat, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, pentagon, italy
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 7.6
 526K
Kick-Ass (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA, China
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, teen comedy
Plot: superhero, young heroes, teenage life, heroes, odd, disguise, fighting crime, misfit, lifestyle, youth, crimes, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
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 7.1
 253K
Dredd (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, South Africa, USA, India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, America is a dystopian wasteland. The latest scourge is Ma-Ma, a prostitute-turned-drug pusher with a dangerous new drug and aims to take over the city. The only possibility of stopping her is an elite group of urban police called ...
Style: intense, futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, post apocalypse, drug lord, judge, lone hero, fighting crime, cyberpunk, distopia, survival, psychic, corruption, police ...
Time: future
Place: usa, america
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 6.1
 58K
Dick Tracy (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: good versus evil, gangsters, police detective, superhero, crimes, crime, crime fighter, fighting crime, corruption, woman, organized crime, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 6.8
 36K
Defendor (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A crooked cop, a mob boss and the young girl they abuse are the denizens of a city's criminal underworld. It's a world that ordinary Arthur Poppington doesn't understand and doesn't belong in, but is committed to fighting when he ...
Style: tragicomedy, realistic, sincere, brutal, stylized ...
Plot: delusion, superhero, lifesaver, wannabe, secret identity, vigilantism, crimes, friendship, righting the wronged, undercover, obsession, crime fighter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 7.7
 306K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural power, heroes, speed, time travel, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, save the world, danger, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
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 6.7
 210K
Glass (2019)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In a series of escalating encounters, security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an ...
Style: twist ending, bad ending, surprise ending, psychological, twists and turns ...
Plot: mental illness, dissociative identity disorder, plot twist, psychic, sociopath, villain, super powers, superhero, mental institution, psychology, invulnerability, psychopath ...
Time: 2010s
Place: philadelphia
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 6.3
 55
Lastikman (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Young Hilario was nearby a rubber tree when it was struck by a meteorite. This incident gave Hilario the powers of elasticity and morphing. To honor his dead parents he vowed to use his powers for good. Hilario grows up and becomes Professor Larry, ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, captivating
Plot: superhero, super villain, crime fighter, secret identity, parody, love interest, rescue, origin of hero, superhuman powers, nerd, laboratory, shapeshifting ...
Place: the philippines
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Painkiller Jane (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jane, a young soldier, is exposed to a biochemical weapon that endows her with self-healing powers. She uses her abilities to fight crime while eluding the military.
Plot: crime fighter, female protagonist, vigilante, marine, superhero, superheroine
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 7.3
 546K
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still ...
Style: sincere, exciting, sentimental, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, date night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, super villain, double life, scientist, mad scientist, disguise, student, good versus evil, science, friendship, teenage hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 6.4
 150K
The Punisher (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: When undercover FBI agent Frank Castle's wife and son are slaughtered, he becomes 'the Punisher' -- a ruthless vigilante willing to go to any length to avenge his family.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, vengeance, vigilantism, vigilante, tough law enforcer, anti hero, tough guy, torment, loss of child, lone wolves, tough heroes, massacre ...
Time: year 2003
Place: puerto rico, virginia, miami
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 8.0
 659K
The Incredibles (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, entertaining, humorous, touching, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, secret identity, heroes, disney, adventure, good versus evil, superhuman powers, family, disguise, family relations, parents and children, rescue ...
Time: 1950s, 1960s, 60s, 50s, year 1962
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 6.9
 938
WordGirl (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: WordGirl is an American children’s animated television series for children aged 9 –12, produced by the Soup2Nuts animation unit of Scholastic Entertainment for PBS Kids. The show began as a series of shorts that premiered on PBS Kids Go! on ...
Style: humorous, exciting, educational, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, young heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, youth, crime fighter, secret identity, villain, monkey, adventure, schoolgirl, friendship ...
Place: usa
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 7.4
 405
Gotham Girls (2000)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Gotham Girls is an American Flash animation series about the females of Gotham City, created and produced jointly by Warner Brothers and Noodle Soup Productions in 2000 to 2002. Episodes starred Harley Quinn, Poison Ivy, Batgirl, Catwoman and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, femme fatale, master villain, rivalry, crimes, escapades, master criminal, crime fighter, heroes, imaginary, strong female presence, urban ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
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 5.6
 101
Gagamboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gagamboy (Spiderboy) is -you guessed it- Spiderman parody. both the main villain and Spiderboy gain their powers by eating radioactive bugs.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, mutant, satire, parody, rivalry, escapades, disorder, undercover, crime fighter, secret identity, superhuman powers, secret love ...
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 7.5
 408K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, rivalry, vigilantism, fighting crime, millionaire, undercover, martial arts, crimes, righting the wronged, killings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
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 7.3
 690K
Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, transformation, experiment, good versus evil, double life, disguise, heroes, courage, experiment gone awry, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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 4.8
 59K
The Spirit (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces from the shadows of Central City. The ...
Style: stylized, exciting, rough, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret identity, heroes, superhero, fighting crime, good versus evil, back from the dead, crime, crimes, vigilantism, crime fighter, police officer killed, female assassin ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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The Green Hornet (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A newspaper publisher and his Asian valet/martial arts expert battle crime as the feared Green Hornet and Kato. After Bruce Lee's untimely death in 1973, and the global success of 'Enter The Dragon', two 90-minute feature films were ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: heroes, vigilantism, secret identity, superhero, crimes, undercover, fighting crime, friendship, rivalry, good versus evil, justice, organized crime ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
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