Dirty cop movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dirty cop movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic, suspense and exciting films and TV shows about / with dirty cop, crimes, police, police corruption, law enforcement, murder, crime, police officer, corruption and corrupt cop plots mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as dirty cop: Training Day (2017), Line of Duty (2012), Street Kings (2008), Shades of Blue (2016), Would Be Kings (2008), Triple 9 (2016), Brooklyn's Finest (2009), 56 So Far (2004), Sicario (2015), Felony (2013).

List of dirty cop movies

 6.0
 3K
Training Day (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Fifteen years after the events of the feature film, Kyle Craig is assigned to go undercover in an elite squad of the LAPD as Detective Frank Rourke’s trainee to spy on him and report on his off-book methods. As Frank starts teaching his principled ...
Style: psychological, exciting, tense, suspenseful
Plot: dirty cop, police, lapd, gunfight, dishonesty, corruption, murder, violence, betrayal, society, adaptation, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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 8.7
 50K
Line of Duty (2012)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Steve Arnott is a young officer who’s fallen foul of his superiors for refusing to help in the cover-up of an operation that ended in the shooting of an innocent father. He seems ideal to join AC-12, an anti-corruption police unit, just as it ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns
Plot: police corruption, police detective, honest law enforcer, dirty cop, police investigation, female police detective, policewoman, law enforcer, right and wrong, officer, evidence, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england, united kingdom, britain
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 6.8
 110K
Street Kings (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tom Ludlow is a disillusioned L.A. Police Officer, rarely playing by the rules and haunted by the death of his wife. When evidence implicates him in the execution of a fellow officer, he is forced to go up against the cop culture he's been a ...
Style: neo noir, twists and turns, tense, serious, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, dirty cop, gunfight, police investigation, tough law enforcer, violence, vigilantism, doubts and hesitations, right and wrong, undercover cop, corruption, police ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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 7.0
 10K
Shades of Blue (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Sexy New York detective and single mother Harlee Santos fell in with a tight-knit group of dirty cops, taking bribes and protection money that she uses to provide the best life for her honest, talented daughter. But when she's trapped by the ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, twists and turns
Plot: working undercover, fbi, police corruption, police detective, police, police investigation, law enforcement, dirty cop, single mother, dishonesty, moral dilemma, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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 5.9
 140
Would Be Kings (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Best friends Patrick (Currie Graham) and Jamie (Ben Bass) are also cousins and cops determined to keep the streets safe and provide for their families. Their relationship suffers when they become entangled in a dangerous mix of mobsters, corruption, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense, rough
Plot: police corruption, best friends, life is a bitch, betrayal, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, gang, drug dealing, drug abuse, dirty cop, drug bust ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 6.3
 70K
Triple 9 (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A gang of criminals and corrupt cops plan the murder of a police officer in order to pull off their biggest heist yet across town.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense, stylized ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, murder, police corruption, betrayal, crime, crimes, law enforcement, dirty cop, corruption, violence, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, atlanta georgia, tel aviv israel, boston, los angeles
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Brooklyn's Finest (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Enforcing the law within the notoriously rough Brownsville section of the city and especially within the Van Dyke housing projects is the NYPD's sixty-fifth precinct. Three police officers struggle with the sometimes fine line between right and ...
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, guilt, police brutality, nypd, deception, corruption, police, undercover cop, police detective, desperation, robbery, rookie ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa, new jersey, los angeles
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 7.8
 9K
56 So Far (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Sadhu Agashe, a police officer in Mumbai, makes a name for himself by killing criminals in sting operations instead of locking them up in prison. The film follows his method of working, gives an insight into the Mumbai Police Crime Branch, and ...
Style: tense, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: deadly, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, police corruption, dirty cop, gangsters, crime, criminal heroes, treatment, cons and scams, police department ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
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 7.6
 398K
Sicario (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico, Hong Kong
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young female FBI agent joins a secret CIA operation to take down a Mexican cartel boss, a job that ends up pushing her ethical and moral values to the limit.
Style: neo noir, realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense ...
Plot: drug cartel, black ops, tough girl, moral dilemma, cia, mercenary, u.s. mexico border, special agents, swat team, drug smuggling, drug dealing, fbi ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, texas, tucson arizona, phoenix arizona ...
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 6.1
 5K
Felony (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three detectives become embroiled in a tense struggle after a tragic accident that leaves a child in critical condition. One is guilty of a crime, one will try to cover it up, and the other attempts to expose it. How far will these men go to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: moral dilemma, police corruption, police, accident, police investigation, life turned upside down, crimes, law enforcement, intrigue, crime gone awry, dishonesty, dirty cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
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 6.3
 4K
Mean Dreams (2016)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When two youngsters meet and fall for each other, they must go on the run from the girl's corrupt father, who is also the sheriff of the town.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Plot: young love, murder, police corruption, parent child relationship, dirty cop, sheriff, illegal drugs, small town, coming of age, father daughter relationship, teenage boy, teen romance ...
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 4.9
 15K
Vehicle 19 (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A parolee (Paul Walker) becomes the target of a massive police manhunt after inadvertently picking up a rental car with a female whistleblower tied up in the trunk. Now, as the police attempt to silence the woman before she can testify about the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, car chase, hostage, chase, on the run, woman in danger, mistaken identity, dishonesty, law enforcement, hostages, dirty cop, pursuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south africa
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 5.4
 4K
Torrente 5 (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Crooked cop Torrente gets out of jail in the year 2018 to find a different Spain from the one he knew.
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: casino, crimes, crime gone awry, heroes, misfit, anti heroes, anti hero, goofy hero, disorder, rivalry, farce, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: spain
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 7.4
 6K
Temper (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Daya, a corrupt police officer, is transferred to Vizag and becomes involved with Walter Vasu, a local crook. When Walter kidnaps Daya's girlfriend, Daya goes to war with Water's criminal empire.
Style: tense, twists and turns, suspense, psychological
Plot: corruption, corrupt official, dirty cop, gangsters, mistaken identity, murder, chase, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, police officer, bullying, corrupt cop, anti hero ...
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 5.7
 6K
Army of One (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Wellman Santee (Dolph Lundgren) a former race car driver, whose livelihood is transporting exotic stolen super cars, is involved, with his partner Eddie, in shoot out, resulting in the deaths of his friend and a highway cop. Santee is framed for the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, on the run, frame up, car chase, police corruption, police investigation, criminal heroes, revenge, manhunt, partners, fugitives, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa
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 4.1
 2K
4Got10 (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Brian Barnes (Johnny Messner) wakes up in the desert wounded and with no memory and no idea why he's surrounded by eight bodies, a van with four million in cash and a van full of cocaine. Brian is pursued by not only notorious drug lord Danny ...
Style: suspense, exciting, intense, suspenseful, serious
Plot: amnesia, cocaine, dirty cop, betrayal, corruption, brutality, tough guy, uncover truth, on the run, past, danger, runaway ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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 4.5
 2K
The Hoarder (2015)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Ella discovers a terrifying secret when she becomes trapped in an underground storage facility. To survive she must join forces with a group of strangers, each with something to hide.
Style: slasher, scary, psychotronic, psychological, bleak
Plot: storage unit, murder, one night, chase, police, dirty cop, police officer, drug addict, hamster, elevator shaft, sprinkler system, foot chase ...
Place: new york
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 5.6
 62K
Runner Runner (2013)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a poor college student who cracks an online poker game goes bust, he arranges a face-to-face with the man he thinks cheated him, a sly offshore entrepreneur.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, twist ending, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gambling, cons and scams, mind game, fbi, ambition, casino, manipulation, manipulations, temptation, power relations, computers and web, boss and employee ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 2013
Place: costa rica, usa, puerto rico, latin america
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 6.5
 112K
Premium Rush (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In Manhattan, a bike messenger picks up an envelope that attracts the interest of a dirty cop, who pursues the cyclist throughout the city.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: delivery, chase, race against time, organized crime, police corruption, corruption, life turned upside down, cycling, on the run, dishonesty, danger, resourceful ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, united states, china ...
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 5.4
 19K
The Trust (2016)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of cops investigating a drug invasion stumble upon a mysterious bank vault.
Style: psychological, tragic ending, twist ending, twists and turns, tense ...
Plot: heist, dirty cop, gangsters, corrupt cop, theft, gangster, deception, introspection, police corruption, police investigation, mafia, twists & turns ...
Place: las vegas, usa, nevada
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 8.7
 76K
The Shield (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The story of an inner-city Los Angeles police precinct where some of the cops aren't above breaking the rules or working against their associates to both keep the streets safe and their self-interests intact.
Style: tense, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, police corruption, police brutality, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, partners, crimes, dishonesty, murder, mayor, gang, peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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 6.8
 890
Alex (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Ruthless and corrupt police officer Alex has decided to come to terms with his dubious past and become clean. But the dark forces he has collaborated with earlier refuses to let him off the hook, putting both Alex and his family's lives at ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, suspenseful, psychological, tense
Plot: police corruption, dirty cop, organized crime, police protagonist, antisocial behavior, haunted by the past, double life, crime investigation, father son relationship, coworker, secret life, right and wrong ...
Place: eastern europe
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 6.5
 54K
Chaos (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Two cops, a rookie and a grizzled vet, pursue an accomplished bank robber.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, heist, bank robbery, police detective, investigation, police investigation, crime, crimes, gangsters, law enforcement, hostages, robbery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington, san francisco
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Walking the Halls (2012)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: High school senior Casey finds herself seduced into the fast lifestyle of a call girl ring run by a campus police officer and must pull herself out before she loses all self-control. made for TV
Style: disturbing, serious, realistic, touching, tense ...
Plot: parents and children, youth, chance, corrupt officer, self control, prostitute, lifestyle, social relations, teenage life, high school life, popularity, dirty cop ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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 7.0
 463
The Bridge (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Bridge was a Canadian police drama commissioned by CTV and CBS starring Aaron Douglas. The name of the series is derived from the bridge which connects the wealthy Rosedale neighborhood of Toronto with one of its poorest, St. James Town. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, psychological, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: police, crimes, law enforcement, workplace situations, partners, workplace, fighting crime, police officer, investigation, dirty cop, chief of police, lesbian ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: toronto ontario canada, canada
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Last Moment of Clarity (2020)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A normal New Yorker's life is upended when his girlfriend is murdered by the Bulgarian mob. He flees to Paris to hide from her killers. But three years later, he sees a similar looking woman on the silver screen. Obsession with past love takes ...
Style: twist ending, suspense, suspenseful, scary, captivating ...
Plot: dirty cop, american abroad, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, name calling, fiance fiancee relationship, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, party, relationships, murder mystery, murderer, uncover truth, murder ...
Place: los angeles, paris france
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 6.6
 4K
Gangsta (2018)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Belgium
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Antwerp, Belgium. The lives of four small-time drug dealers spin out of control when they steal a shipment of cocaine, triggering a full out war between an Amsterdam drug lord and a ruthless Colombian cartel.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, suspense
Plot: organized crime, drug traffic, gang war, drug cartel, nightclub, dirty cop, drug dealer, rivalry, friends, crimes, danger, cocaine ...
Place: antwerp, belgium, amsterdam, netherlands, colombia ...
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 4.6
 3K
Slice (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a spooky small town, when a slew of pizza delivery boys are slain on the job, two daring survivors set out to catch the culprits behind the cryptic crime spree.
Style: captivating, tense, surreal, enigmatic
Plot: murder, werewolf, small town, ghost, witch, drug dealer, murderer, hell, dirty cop, danger, crimes, pizza delivery boy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Above Suspicion (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Above Suspicion is a British TV series based on Lynda La Plante's novels Above Suspicion, The Red Dahlia, Deadly Intent and Silent Scream. It stars Kelly Reilly and Ciarán Hinds, and features the career of La Plante's latest heroine DC ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, serious, porno movie
Plot: police investigation, murder, serial killer, police detective, danger, deadly, law enforcement, crimes, detective inspector, dirty cop, police procedural, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe, spain, london
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 5.6
 5K
Dirty (2005)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Two gangbangers-turned-cops try and cover up a scandal within the LAPD.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, drug dealing, guilt, internal affairs, investigation, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, murder, police corruption, working undercover, police officer killed, interracial friendship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, latin america, cuba
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