Racist cop movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant racist cop movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, rough and weird films and TV shows about / with racist cop, police, racism, racial slur, police officer, crimes, murder, violence, gangsters and african american plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as racist cop: Queen & Slim (2019), BlacKkKlansman (2018), If Beale Street Could Talk (2018), Enforcement (2020), Detroit (2017), Lakeview Terrace (2008), Dawn of the Dead (1978), Rampart (2011), Taxi (1998), Sioux City (1994).

List of racist cop movies

Queen & Slim (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: An exploration of America’s social and political climate through the lens of a genre-defying love story. The film centers on a black man and black woman who go on a first date that goes awry after the two are pulled over by a police officer at a ...
Style: thought provoking, road movie, sad, exciting, disturbing ...
Plot: on the run, racist cop, first date, police officer killed, riot, dysfunctional family, police officer, black american, manhunt, running from police, african american, attorney ...
Place: florida, cleveland ohio, ohio, georgia, kentucky ...
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BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Ron Stallworth, an African-American police officer from Colorado, successfully manages to infiltrate the local Ku Klux Klan and become the head of the local chapter.
Style: inspirational, semi serious, captivating, thought provoking, rough ...
Plot: racism, ku klux klan, undercover cop, white supremacy, racial slur, racist cop, african american, black cop, racist, activist, husband wife relationship, black american ...
Time: 70s, year 1972, year 2017, 20th century
Place: usa, colorado, africa
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Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After seven months have passed without a culprit in her daughter's murder case, Mildred Hayes makes a bold move, painting three signs leading into her town with a controversial message directed at Bill Willoughby, the town's revered chief ...
Style: ambiguous ending, psychological, tragicomedy, motivational, depressing ...
Plot: small town, police brutality, rape, death of daughter, loss of daughter, regret, guilty conscience, desperation, revenge, anger, suicide, anguish ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri, idaho
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If Beale Street Could Talk (2018)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After her fiance is falsely imprisoned, a pregnant African-American woman sets out to clear his name and prove his innocence.
Style: inspirational, captivating, realistic, touching, tense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: sex scene, racism, prison, love, police, african american, love story, black american, dating, injustice, wrongful conviction, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s
Place: puerto rico, harlem, new york, manhattan new york city
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Enforcement (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Denmark
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The exact details of what took place while Talib Ben Hassi was in police custody remain unclear. Police officers, Jens and Mike, are on routine patrol in Svalegården's ghetto when news of Talib's death comes in over the radio, igniting ...
Style: tense, suspense, captivating
Plot: riot, police partner, police officer, criminal gang, showdown, crimes, civil unrest, partners, urban ghetto, gang, struggle for survival, trapped ...
Place: copenhagen
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Detroit (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens' uprisings in the history of the United States.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, rough, factual, tense ...
Plot: racism, police violence, police, murder, police brutality, motel, riot, justice, racial tension, violence, fear, african american ...
Time: 60s, year 1967, year 1969, year 1943
Place: detroit, michigan
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Lakeview Terrace (2008)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young interracial couple has just moved into their California dream home when they become the target of their next-door neighbor, who disapproves of their relationship. A tightly wound LAPD officer has appointed himself the watchdog of the ...
Style: psychological, tense, suspenseful, suspense, harsh ...
Plot: racism, interracial relations, interracial couple, neighbor, home invasion, interracial love, husband wife relationship, corrupt cop, family in danger, family problems, rivalry, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: During an ever-growing epidemic of zombies that have risen from the dead, two Philadelphia SWAT team members, a traffic reporter, and his television-executive girlfriend seek refuge in a secluded shopping mall.
Style: scary, suspenseful, macabre, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, apocalypse, zombie apocalypse, infection, shopping mall, survival, epidemic, monster, siege, living dead, isolation ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
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Rampart (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Follows veteran police officer Dave Brown, the last of the renegade cops, as he struggles to take care of his family, and fights for his own survival.
Style: bleak, intense, neo noir, thought provoking, rough ...
Plot: police corruption, crimes, brutality, police, police brutality, dysfunctional family, bigotry, family, scandal, dishonesty, drugs, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1999
Place: california, los angeles, usa
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Taxi (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In Marseilles (France), skilled pizza delivery boy Daniel who drives a scooter finally has his dreams come true. He gets a taxi license. Caught by the police for a huge speed infraction, he will help Emilien, a loser inspector who can't drive, ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, exciting, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: car, taxi, car chase, taxi driver, french, chase, police investigation, heist, police, driver, racecar driver, bank robbery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: france, marseille, paris france, europe, provence
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Sioux City (1994)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A young Lakota Sioux, adopted by a wealthy Jewish couple in Beverly Hills, gets in touch with his cultural roots and solves a mystery in this thriller
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: native american, house fire, adopted son, death of mother, spirituality, family relations, murder, racism, adoption, shaman, family problems, injustice ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, beverly hills
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Bulworth (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A suicidally disillusioned liberal politician puts a contract out on himself and takes the opportunity to be bluntly honest with his voters by affecting the rhythms and speech of hip-hop music and culture.
Style: political, humorous, witty, thought provoking, satirical ...
Plot: politics, political satire, hip hop, political corruption, liberal, fighting the system, senator, insurance, interracial romance, election, satire, romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: california, los angeles, usa, america, washington d.c. ...
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Judas and the Black Messiah (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers per FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends, falling for a fellow revolutionary en route, a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.
Style: political, inspirational, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: violence, civil rights, betrayal, prison, assassination, informant, justice, politics, black history, betrayal by friend, murder, freedom ...
Time: year 1968, 60s
Place: chicago illinois
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Convoy (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Truckers form a mile long "convoy" in support of a trucker's vendetta with an abusive sheriff...Based on the country song of same title by C.W. McCall.
Style: road movie, humorous, feel good, absurd, enigmatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, car chase, car, police, chase, convoy, rebellion, road trip, fight, vengeance, on the road, police corruption ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: austin texas, texas, las vegas, new mexico, arizona ...
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Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, History, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
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Story: Rooted in the conflict between characters connected to the deity Santa Muerte and others allied with the Devil, this saga explores an exciting mix of the supernatural and the combustible reality of 1938 Los Angeles, a time and place deeply infused ...
Style: bleak, captivating, disturbing, atmospheric, dark fantasy ...
Plot: supernatural, murder investigation, manipulative woman, corrupt cop, pretending to be someone else, mysticism, brutality, police, occult, tv show, male prostitute, female singer ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1938
Place: los angeles
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Dark Blue (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set during the Rodney King riots, a robbery homicide investigation triggers a series of events that will cause a corrupt LAPD officer to question his tactics.
Style: tense, intense, harsh, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police investigation, police brutality, crimes, corruption, police, investigation, police officer, rookie, robbery, partners, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992
Place: los angeles, california, new jersey, usa, southern california
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Street Flow (2019)
Genre: Crime
Country: France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Noumouké, from the suburb of Paris, is about to decide which brother's foot steps to follow - the lawyer student Soulaymaan or the gangster Demba.
Style: psychological, tense, captivating, disturbing, sincere
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ghetto, three brothers, poverty, ambition, crimes, family, youth, life is a bitch, rivalry, small town, escapades, culture clash ...
Time: contemporary
Place: france
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Candyman: Day of the Dead (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Candyman returns to try to convince his female descendent, an artist, to join him as a legendary figure. To this end, he frames her for a series of hideous murders of her friends and associates so that she has nowhere else to turn to.
Style: slasher, bloody, scary, serious, rough ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, ghost, supernatural, insect, woman with a gun, killings, bee, art, blonde, life & death, relatives ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Dragged Across Concrete (2018)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 159 min.
Story: Two policemen, one an old-timer, the other his volatile younger partner, find themselves suspended when a video of their strong-arm tactics becomes the media's cause du jour. Low on cash and with no other options, these two embittered soldiers ...
Style: captivating, exciting, semi serious, intense, ironic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heist, robbery, police officer, brutality, hostage, corruption, revenge, gold, police, criminal, crooked cop ...
Time: contemporary
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City of Lies (2018)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Los Angeles Police Department detective Russell Poole has spent years trying to solve his biggest case -- the murders of The Notorious B.I.G. and Tupac Shakur -- but after two decades, the investigation remains open. Jack Jackson, a reporter ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric
Plot: true crime, murder investigation, undercover agent, police officer killed, police corruption, uncover truth, mystery, partners, law enforcement, who done it, police detective, crimes ...
Time: year 2015, year 1997
Place: los angeles, las vegas
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Headhunter (1988)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Miami cop finds out his wife has a female lover, and he begins to have an affair with his female partner. Meanwhile, a voodoo demon from Africa arrives among Miami's Nigerian community and begins decapitating some people and possessing ...
Style: slasher, suspenseful, serious, scary
Plot: decapitation, demon, serial killer, demonic possession, possession, monster, murder, lesbian relationship, love affair, couple relations, wizards and magicians, amateur detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: nigeria, south africa, africa, florida, miami
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Sweet Sweetback's Baadasssss Song (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After saving a Black Panther from some racist cops, a black male prostitute goes on the run from "the man" with the help of the ghetto community and some disillusioned Hells Angels.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspenseful, serious, psychological ...
Plot: racism, on the run, chase, betrayal, police corruption, prostitute, manhunt, life is a bitch, vengeance, sex with a minor, politics, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 70s
Place: los angeles, latin america, usa, south central los angeles, california ...
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Hurry Sundown (1967)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Following the Second World War, a northern cannery combine negotiates for the purchase of a large tract of uncultivated Georgia farmland. The major portion of the land is owned by Julie Ann Warren and has already been optioned by her unscrupulous, ...
Style: realistic, serious, cult film
Plot: erotica, helicopter, interracial relations, racism, small town, family relations, farm, racial segregation, culture clash, parents and children, small town life, obsession ...
Time: 1940s
Place: georgia, usa, louisiana, southern usa
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The Bloody Ape (1997)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: THE BLOODY APE is the most outrageous, drive-in movie take on Poe's "Murders in the Rue Morgue" ever committed to film. A carnival barker foolishly releases his 400 pound gorilla, who then literally goes bananas on a rampage of raw ...
Plot: monkey, jewish, creature feature, racist cop, nudity (full frontal - brief), interspecies sex, decapitation, revenge, murder, rape, wrongful arrest, carnival ...
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Freebie and the Bean (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Two San Francisco detectives want to bring down a local hijacking boss. But they'll have to get to him before a hitman does.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, car chase, police, hitman, buddy, police station, fistfight, police lieutenant, police chase, best friend, police partner, machismo ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, detroit
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Don't Be a Menace to South Central While Drinking Your Juice in the Hood (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Ashtray (Shawn Wayans) moves to South Central L.A. to live with his father (who appears to be the same age he is) and grandmother (who likes to talk tough and smoke reefer), he falls in with his gang-banging cousin Loc Dog (Marlon Wayans), who ...
Style: parody, absurd, funny, satirical, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gang, dumb, friendship, youth, sarcasm, hip hop, stupidity, urban ghetto, social satire, family relations, teenage life, crimes ...
Time: 90s
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Cadillac Records (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The story of sex, violence, race and rock and roll in 1950s Chicago, and the exciting but turbulent lives of some of America's musical legends, including Muddy Waters, Leonard Chess, Little Walter, Howlin' Wolf, Etta James and Chuck Berry.
Style: realistic, inspirational, talky, intense, stylized ...
Plot: musician's life, music, rock and roll, blues, music business, jazz, greed, rags to riches, singer, showbiz, success, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 1940s
Place: usa, chicago illinois, poland, mississippi, london
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Where the Heart Is (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: From the director of Marius et Jeannette, this story of two working-class families is a fable with an optimist streak. A young black man, Francois, is wrongly accused of rape by a racist policeman. The story is told in voiceover by his childhood ...
Plot: children, adopted son, teenage pregnancy, blue collar, working class, bible, unemployment, adopted daughter, racism, pregnancy, flashback, friendship ...
Place: sarajevo, marseille
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Ooga Booga (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Revenge is served on a spear when dirty cops brutally murder DEVIN, an innocent African-American med student. Devin’s soul is magically transferred into the body of an action figure named OOGA BOOGA. Armed only with his tribal weapon and the help ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, humorous, rough, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: vengeance, crimes, dark humor, curses spells and rituals, racism, supernatural, strong violent content, killer doll, puppet, monster, violence spree, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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Together Brothers (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of ghetto kids try to find out who killed a popular police officer.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: little boy, doll, pimp, murder, urban ghetto, police detective, investigation, gang, gangsters, juvenile delinquency, partners, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, texas
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