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Best remembered as Clark Kent's kindly adoptive PA in the 1978 Superman movie, Glenn Ford once appeared in more hard-edged fare. Here he stars as Dave Bannion, a tough but honest cop who suspects a powerful crime syndicate has infiltrated the force. After his wife is murdered, Bannion is set on a single-minded course of both justice and vengeance. Although film noir's heyday was the 40s, Fritz Lang's film is still a diamond-hard example of the genre - often violent and seemingly nihilistic, but with Ford as the flawed knight battling the forces of evil.
Masterful noir thriller from director Akira Kurosawa about a detective who tries to hunt down his lost gun, which falls into gangsters' hands.
11+ years 117 mins
Gripping Hong Kong thriller in which an undercover cop infiltrates a triad gang while at the same time a gangster works his way into a police squad.
16+ years 96 mins
Police corruption and moral compromise loom large in this classic dark thriller from Orson Welles.
All ages 104 mins
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