The Top 10 Fictional officers I’d least like to be questioned by


Lt. Edmund Exley with Officer Bud White standing slightly behind him. (L.A. Confidential 1997)

2. Oslo Police Detective Nicholas Ramm (Bloody Angels, Norwegian film from 1998 w/subtitles)

3. Fargo Police Officer Marge Gunderson (Fargo 1996)

4. Bill Duke as the unnamed detective. (Menace to Society 1993)

5. New York Police Department Detective Jimmy “Popeye” Doyle (French Connection 1971)

6. U.S. Marshall “Little Bill” Dagget (Unforgiven 1992)

7. DEA agent Stansfield (The Professional 1994)

8. Tokyo Police Detective Azuma (Violent Cop, Japan 1989)

9. Sheriff Buddy Deeds (Lone Star 1996)

10. Pretty much any cop played by Gene Hackman – due to moral authority and physical presence.