Police biography movies

List of the best police biography movies selected by visitors to our site: Trial by Fire, BlacKkKlansman, Green Book, A Taxi Driver, All the Money in the World, American Crime Story, Spotlight, Freeheld, American Gangster, GoodFellas
In the top there are new films of 2019, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.
Trial by Fire (2019)
Markimdb: 6.9
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
CharactersPolice, Lawyers
PlotOn real events, Justice, Test
PlaceUSA, Court

The tragic and controversial story of Cameron Todd Willingham, who was executed in Texas for killing his three children after scientific evidence and expert testimony that bolstered his claims of innocence were suppressed.

BlacKkKlansman (2018)
Mark4.4 (imdb: 7.5)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:24
CharactersJews, Police, Partners, Students
PlotInvestigation, Sects, Weapon, Dancing, Political, Freedom, On real events
PlaceOffice, USA
StyleOscars, Makes me think, Heavy, Fascinating

Colorado Springs, late 1970s. Ron Stallworth, an African American police officer, and Flip Zimmerman, his Jewish colleague, run an undercover operation to infiltrate the Ku Klux Klan.

Green Book (2018)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.2)
Genrecomedy, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:10
CharactersDrivers, Friends, Musicians, Police, Pianists
PlotMoney, Travel, Loneliness, Gambling, On real events
PlaceNew York, USA, Hotels
TimeNew Year
StyleOscars, Fascinating, Light

Tony Lip, a bouncer in 1962, is hired to drive pianist Don Shirley on a tour through the Deep South in the days when African Americans, forced to find alternate accommodations and services due to segregation laws below the Mason-Dixon Line, relied on a guide called The Negro Motorist Green Book.

A Taxi Driver (2017)
Markimdb: 7.9
Genredrama, biography, history
CountrySouth Korea
Duration01:50
CharactersPolice, Friends, Soldier, Taxi drivers, Reporters
PlotTime travel, Revolution, Money, Weapon, Death, Chase, On real events
PlaceChina, Korea
TimeNight

May, 1980. Man-seob is a taxi driver in Seoul who lives from hand to mouth, raising his young daughter alone. One day, he hears that there is a foreigner who will pay big money for a drive down to Gwangju city. Not knowing that he’s a German journalist with a hidden agenda, Man-seob takes the job.

All the Money in the World (2017)
Mark9 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrethriller, drama, crime, detective, biography
CountryUSA, Italy, United Kingdom
Duration02:08
CharactersMafia, Police, Detectives, Mothers, Billionaires, Old man, Rich
PlotLove, Abduction, Investigation, Blackmail, Death, Money, On real events
PlaceUSA, Italy
TimeNew Year
StyleAction, Heavy, Fascinating

The story of the kidnapping of 16-year-old John Paul Getty III and the desperate attempt by his devoted mother to convince his billionaire grandfather Jean Paul Getty to pay the ransom.

American Crime Story (2016)
Markimdb: 8.4
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration01:22
CharactersLawyers, Police, Criminals, Maniacs, Celebrities
PlotInvestigation, Chase, On real events
PlaceHospitals, USA, Court, Los Angeles
StyleFascinating, For men

An anthology series centered around some of history's most famous criminals.

Spotlight (2015)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 8.1)
Genredrama, crime, biography, history
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:33
CharactersPolice, Journalists, Lawyers, Gay, Judge
PlotInvestigation, Mystery, On real events
PlaceUSA
TimeNew Year
StyleAction

In 2001, editor Marty Baron of The Boston Globe assigns a team of journalists to investigate allegations against John Geoghan, an unfrocked priest accused of molesting more than 80 boys. Led by editor Walter "Robby" Robinson, reporters Michael Rezendes, Matt Carroll and Sacha Pfeiffer interview victims and try to unseal sensitive documents. The reporters make it their mission to provide proof of a cover-up of sexual abuse within the Roman Catholic Church.

Freeheld (2015)
Mark4 (imdb: 6.6)
Genremelodrama, drama, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:39
CharactersPolice, Detectives, Partners, Lesbians, Dogs, Gay, Strong women, Sisters
PlotMystery, Mystery, Happiness, Justice, Cancer, Death, Motorcycles, Political, Volleyball, On real events
PlaceUSA, Beach

New Jersey car mechanic Stacie Andree and her police detective girlfriend Laurel Hester both battle to secure Hester's pension benefits after she was diagnosed with a terminal illness.

American Gangster (2007)
Mark9 (imdb: 7.8)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA, United Kingdom
Duration02:37
CharactersMafia, Gangsters, Police, Businessmen, Gangsters, Lawyers
PlotInvestigation, Pursuit, Death, On real events
PlaceGhetto, New York, USA
StyleAction, Disturbing

Following the death of his employer and mentor, Bumpy Johnson, Frank Lucas establishes himself as the number one importer of heroin in the Harlem district of Manhattan. He does so by buying heroin directly from the source in South East Asia and he comes up with a unique way of importing the drugs into the United States. Based on a true story.

GoodFellas (1990)
Mark9.4 (imdb: 8.7)
Genredrama, crime, biography
CountryUSA
Duration02:20
CharactersMafia, Police, Gangsters, Gangsters, Friends, FBI
PlaceNight Clubs, Court
StyleHeavy, Tense, Disturbing

The true story of Henry Hill, a half-Irish, half-Sicilian Brooklyn kid who is adopted by neighbourhood gangsters at an early age and climbs the ranks of a Mafia family under the guidance of Jimmy Conway.

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