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 suspenseful, realistic, serious, tense, intense and rough films and TV shows about / with racist cop, racism, racial slur, police, violence, murder, chase, crimes, brutality and police officer plots mostly in Drama, Crime and Thriller genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as racist cop: Queen & Slim (2019), Rampart (2011), Convoy (1978), The Banker (2020), Angel Heart (1987), Porn in the Hood (2012), Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (2020), Year of the Dragon (1985), Inside Man (2006), Dark Blue (2002).

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: road movie, exciting, disturbing, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: police officer killed, first date, racist cop, on the run, police officer, dysfunctional family, attorney, riot, shot to death, swat team, society, chase ...
Place: florida, cuba, cleveland ohio
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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: rough, bleak, psychological, suspense, intense ...
Plot: police corruption, police brutality, bigotry, crimes, brutality, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, scandal, sister sister relationship, dysfunctional family, family, confession ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1999
Place: los angeles, california, usa
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Convoy (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
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: humorous, road movie, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: truck, car chase, chase, rebellion, police corruption, on the road, americana, police, fighting the system, waitress, convoy, car accident ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, arizona, las vegas, texas, mexico
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The Banker (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the 1960s, two entrepreneurs hatch an ingenious business plan to fight for housing integration—and equal access to the American Dream.
Style: captivating, uplifting, touching, sincere
Plot: banker, money, racism, african american, racial prejudice, injustice, new house, friendship, friendship between men, personal assistant, real estate, black american ...
Time: 60s, 50s, 1960s, 1950s, year 1963 ...
Place: los angeles, america, washington d.c.
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Angel Heart (1987)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The down-and-out private detective Harry Angel is ordered, by a mysterious man named Louis Cyphre, to go on a mission to find a missing person. His routine failure soon leads to a bloody spar with himself as Harry Angel goes on a supernatural ...
Style: atmospheric, psychological, surprise ending, twists and turns, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: voodoo, incest, investigation, private detective, missing person, danger, devil, haunted by the past, amnesia, crimes, neo noir, murder ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1955
Place: new orleans, new york, southern usa, usa, harlem manhattan new york city ...
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Porn in the Hood (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: 3 childhood friends who have never left their hometown in the suburb try to get into porn as a way earning easy money.
Style: humorous, not serious, light, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pornography, filmmaking, obsessive quest, misfit, fish out of water, partners, buddies, disorder, escapades, society, goofy hero, looking for sex ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: france
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Penny Dreadful: City of Angels (2020)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, 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: atmospheric, disturbing, bleak, captivating
Plot: supernatural, police detective, manipulative woman, murder investigation, corrupt cop, pretending to be someone else, witch, mysticism, racism, brutality, deadly, corruption ...
Time: pre world war two, year 1938
Place: los angeles
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Year of the Dragon (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: In New York, racist Capt. Stanley White becomes obsessed with destroying a Chinese-American drug ring run by Joey Tai, an up-and-coming young gangster as ambitious as he is ruthless. While pursuing an unauthorized investigation, White grows ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chinese mafia, chinatown, gangsters, police detective, racism, crime, crimes, police corruption, violence spree, lone wolves, tough law enforcer, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, vietnam, usa, asia, manhattan new york city ...
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Inside Man (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Bank robber Dalton Russell enters a Manhattan bank, locks the doors and takes hostages, working methodically and without haste. Detective Frazier is assigned to negotiate, but his mind is occupied with the corruption charges he is facing. With an ...
Style: tense, clever, suspenseful, tricky, twists and turns ...
Plot: heist, bank robbery, perfect crime, master criminal, hostage, bank, crime, thief, manipulations, crimes, twists & turns, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, usa, manhattan, new york city
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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, suspenseful, disturbing, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police brutality, police corruption, rookie, police investigation, crimes, fighting the system, partners, law enforcement, dishonesty, testimony, crime and punishment, corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1992, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, southern california, new jersey
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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: captivating, disturbing, tense, psychological, sincere
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ghetto, three brothers, poverty, family, ambition, life is a bitch, youth, crimes, rivalry, danger, small town, deadly ...
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: serious, scary, rough, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: murder, slasher, serial killer, police detective, gory, psychopath, ghost, supernatural, rivalry, police investigation, law enforcement, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
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Dragged Across Concrete (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, USA
Duration: 158 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, intense, semi serious, ironic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, brutality, heist, crooked cop, hostage, murder, gold, corruption, jewelry, con artists, police, robbery ...
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: serious, realistic, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: true crime, murder investigation, undercover agent, police officer killed, police corruption, interview, rap, uncover truth, mystery, law enforcement, who done it, partners ...
Time: year 2015, year 1997
Place: los angeles, las vegas
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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: realistic, captivating, touching, tense
Plot: love story, lawyer, african american, love, false accusation, trust, jail, justice, mother daughter relationship, prisoner, racism, friendship ...
Time: 70s
Place: harlem, puerto rico, new york, harlem manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Genre: Biography, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
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: semi serious, captivating, factual, thought provoking, rough ...
Plot: ku klux klan, racism, undercover cop, white supremacy, black cop, bomb, activist, violence, jewish, african american, male protagonist, black american ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 2017, year 1972
Place: usa, colorado
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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, based on true events, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: murder, racism, police violence, police brutality, chaos, tragic event, injustice, rebellion, justice, death, friendship, racial tension ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, year 1967, year 1943, year 1969
Place: detroit, michigan
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Tales from the Hood (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A strange funeral director tells four strange tales of horror with an African American focus to three drug dealers he traps in his place of business.
Style: scary, bleak, disturbing, atmospheric, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mortician, murder, funeral home, child abuse, evil doll, ku klux klan, afterlife, nightmare comes true, mysterious character, supernatural, brutality, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, los angeles, southern california
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Babylon (1980)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Drama telling the story of Blue, a young man of Jamaican descent living in Brixton in 1980, as he hangs out with his friends, fronts a dub sound system, loses his job, struggles with family problems and has his friendships tested by racism.
Plot: music store, police brutality, dreadlocks, police violence, racist remark, racist insult, dumped by girlfriend, bigotry, reggae, racial segregation, sibling rivalry, jamaican ...
Place: caribbean, britain, london
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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: nudity (full frontal - brief), monkey, rabbi, wrongful arrest, video store, carnival, racial slur, gorilla, anti semitism, rape, murder, shower ...
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Street Kings (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, 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: twists and turns, tense, serious, harsh, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, neo noir, violence, dirty cop, gunfight, police investigation, tough law enforcer, vigilantism, right and wrong, doubts and hesitations, undercover cop, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Phantom Punch (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: From his discovery by a priest while serving time at the Missouri State Penitentiary to the infamous 'Phantom Punch' by Cassius Clay which effectively ended his career, the movie spans the years from 1950 to Liston's mysterious and ...
Style: rough, captivating, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: boxer, black american, infidelity, prison, sport, rise and fall, tragic hero, ambition, racism, prison life, discrimination, contests and competitions ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 50s, 1950s, 70s ...
Place: usa, missouri
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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: tense, psychological, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: interracial relations, interracial couple, neighbor, pursuit, racism, shot to death, family problems, drugs/alcohol, rivalry, society, husband wife relationship, suburbs ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles, new jersey
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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, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, hitman, police, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement, master criminal, chases and races, partners, partners against crime, chase, crime ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, california
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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: absurd, slang, humorous, funny, satirical ...
Audience: teens, date night
Plot: gang, parody, friendship, youth, teenage life, dumb, urban ghetto, stupidity, family relations, social satire, comedy team, father son relationship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
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Dawn of the Dead (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: suspenseful, scary, rough, serious, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, chaos, shopping mall, zombie apocalypse, siege, survival, helicopter, violence, back from the dead, danger, rescue, apocalypse ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: pennsylvania, pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia
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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: sincere, realistic, sentimental, captivating, serious ...
Plot: musician's life, singer, musician, rock and roll, music, blues, success, showbiz, lifestyle, performer's life, rising to stardom, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 60s, 40s, 1940s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, poland
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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: bible, family relations, racist cop, drinking alcohol, adopted daughter, racism, pregnancy, teenage girl, flash forward, interracial sex, male nudity, female nudity ...
Place: marseille, sarajevo
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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, dark humor, scary, humorous, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: trailer park, vengeance, crimes, danger, curses spells and rituals, gory, racism, strong violent content, deadly, supernatural, spear, puppet ...
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: murder, inner city, doll, pimp, little boy, youth, stalking, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, gangsters, life is a bitch ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, usa
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