Movies like Big Bullet

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Big Bullet (1996)
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Big Bullet (1996)
Original name: 衝鋒隊怒火街頭
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hotheaded cop Bill Zhu (Lau Ching-wan) gets relegated to the Emergency Unit after a dustup with his inept boss. When the mob kills Zhu's pal and ex-colleague (Francis Ng) during a turf-war hit, he rounds up his motley department cohorts and embarks on a mission of revenge against the gangsters. The pursuit of the baddies culminates in a hair-raising showdown atop a hijacked transport plane in this action thriller.
Style: exciting, tense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, airplane, vengeance, heroes, hijacking, murder, vigilantism, danger, interpol, fighting crime, chases and races, law enforcement, escapades, workplace, tough law enforcer, cop as target, graphic violence, loss of partner, martial arts, gangsters, police, violence, hostage, colony ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, east asia

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Most similar movies to Big Bullet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, crime, gangsters, gunfight and violence mostly in Crime, Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like Big Bullet: Return to a Better Tomorrow (1994), Full Alert (1997), Invisible Target (2007), Long Arm of the Law (1984), Running Out of Time (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Return to a Better Tomorrow (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An adventure that delves into the dark caverns of the underworld and tells the tale of three chivalrous gangsters who attempt to escape the powerful clutch of their gang leader.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, dishonesty, fighting crime, leadership, undercover, friendship, rivalry, betrayal, danger, vengeance, friends, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.8
 917
Full Alert (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Police Inspector Pao is trying to catch Mak Kwan, a gang member who is first arrested, but then escapes from the prison. By chance, Pao realizes that the target of Kwan's gang is the H.K. Jockey Club
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, crime, crimes, partners, law enforcement, deadly, on the run, gang, rivalry, confined, danger, battles ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Invisible Target (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Three cops team up to bring down a criminal gang of seven, who have their own hidden agenda.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostage, vigilantism, chase, partners against crime, hostages, rivalry, car chase, gang, heist, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Long Arm of the Law (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An ultra-violent and ultra-gritty tale of desperate Chinese would-be jewel thieves hoping to make a quick, effortless score in Hong Kong. Naturally, things go afoul, and the gang must hide out until the heat dies down, besmirched with the blood of ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: gangsters, track down, master criminal, partners, law enforcement, graphic violence, dishonesty, heist, gambling, danger, crime gone awry, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Running Out of Time (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Police inspector and excellent hostage negotiator Ho Sheung-Sang finds himself in over his head when he is pulled into a 72 hour game by a cancer suffering criminal out for vengeance on Hong Kong's organized crime syndicates.
Style: rough, serious, stylized, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terminal illness, chase, race against time, cross dressing, revenge, criminal heroes, chases and races, criminal's revenge, crime, heist, dishonesty, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Long Arm of the Law: Part 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: This sequel to the critically-acclaimed box-office winner Long Arm of the Law maintains the same stark realism of the original. In Saga Two, the Royal Hong Kong Police put into operation a new plan to counteract the problem of increasing violent ...
Style: bleak, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, gangsters, chase, betrayal, heist, police investigation, partners against crime, chases and races, working undercover, confined, crimes, criminal heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 5.9
 2K
Gen-X Cops (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four young officers of the Hong Kong Police are joined together to fight against organised crime using all possible means, even if this would lead them to break the law… Their first assignment is to eliminate a gang of criminals who have stolen a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, undercover, police investigation, tough law enforcer, save the day, track down, partners against crime, stylized violence, heroes, gangsters, martial arts, tough cop ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.7
 488
Black Ransom (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A powerful triad boss has been kidnapped, and the new police superintendent Koo (Fala Chen) decides to recruit the help of Mann (Simon Yam), a former supercop who has since been relegated to back-up duty. Mann has his work cut out for him when he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, police investigation, crimes, danger, rivalry, law enforcement, vengeance, murder, confined, blackmail, kidnapping, police brutality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Longest Nite (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two triad leaders vie for the right to manage a string of casinos in Macau which sparks an exhausting battle. A twist of fate brings the two gangster bosses together in collaboration, but rumors have it otherwise. A murderous plot unfolds.
Style: bleak, rough, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, police investigation, undercover, chases and races, crimes, obsessive quest, corrupt law enforcer, criminal heroes, crime, gangsters, rivalry, restaurant ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Born to Be King (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Triad member Chicken is designated by Taiwan's San Luen Gang to marry Nanako, the daughter of the fifth generation leader of the Yamada Gang in Japan. Later, the leader of the triad group gets murdered. Actually, all the San Luen Gang members ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gangsters, rivalry, master criminal, crimes, vengeance, wedding, juvenile delinquency, good versus evil, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: china, japan, hong kong, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.7
 820
Double Tap (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leslie Cheung plays Rick Pang, an IPSC champion who is also a gun expert who modifies his pistols to perfect his technique known as 'double tap', placing two shots in the same exact spot. In the 1996 IPSC Hong Kong shooting competition, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, hitman, police investigation, tough heroes, criminal's revenge, danger, rivalry, track down, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Colour of the Truth (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man becomes a cop in order to take down the police superintendent who may have killed his father, and that of a vengeful Triad boss.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mole, snitch, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, danger, graphic violence, vengeance, police corruption, family relations, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.5
 328
City War (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two cops--both partners and best friends--find their friendship and their lives at stake when they try to take down a ruthless drug dealer.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, drug dealing, danger, graphic violence, crimes, friends, hitman, partners, law enforcement, deadly, buddies, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Expect the Unexpected (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In this "cops and robbers" film, a raid on a jewelry store staged by a band of amateur hold-up artists goes horribly wrong, leading to a shoot-out. The elite Organized Crime Bureau team, headed by Captain Ching King Gen, is poised to go ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, heist, store, gangsters, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, law enforcement, wooing, disorder, crime gone awry, restaurant ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Fire of Conscience (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Fire of Conscience is an 2010 Hong Kong action/thriller film directed by Dante Lam and starring Leon Lai and Richie Ren. The Chinese name is derived in one of the action scenes where Lai has to chase Ren through a street of dragon dance.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, danger, investigation, tough heroes, uncover truth, crimes, dishonesty, prostitute, loss of wife, torture, blood, shot to death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.4
 507
High Voltage (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After unknowingly robbing a money laundering operation the heist crew must avoid mobsters.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, danger, disorder, crimes, chases and races, gangsters, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, bank, crime gone awry, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 6K
Vengeance (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French chef swears revenge after a violent attack on his daughter's family in Hong Kong, during which her husband and her two children are murdered. To help him find the killers, he hires three local hit-men working for the mafia.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, revenge, murder, crimes, danger, vengeance, chef, neo noir, deadly, gangsters, heroic bloodshed, violence ...
Place: hong kong, asia, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Eye in the Sky (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of an elite Hong Kong surveillance unit (Simon Yam) keeps one eye on his rookie apprentice (Kate Tsui) and the other on a notorious criminal (Tony Leung Ka Fai) he suspects of masterminding a recent jewel heist in this tense thriller from ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, undercover, gang, law enforcer killer, graphic violence, police detective, heist, crimes, crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Young and Dangerous (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Nam opens a bar in Wanchai and continues his rise in Hong Kong's Hung Hing gang. His best friend, Chicken, needs to lie low, so he's sent to Taiwan to work for Lui, leader of the San Luen gang; there, he falls for the aging Lui's ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, gang, ambition, youth, juvenile delinquency, rivalry, dishonesty, teenage life, graphic violence, criminal's revenge, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, taiwan, asia, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Tough Ones (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A tough, violent cop who doesn't mind bending the law goes after a machine-gun-carrying, hunchbacked psychotic killer.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, psychopath, rivalry, crimes, tough law enforcer, crime, chases and races, law enforcement, fighting crime, deadly, dishonesty, graphic violence ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 1K
The Loner (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A cop is looking for the killer of his friend.
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, vengeance, fighting crime, loss of partner, crime, crimes, police detective, law enforcement, police chase, police officer killed, rivalry, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: france, paris france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 11K
Black Mask (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chui Chik tries to lead a quiet life as a librarian. However, he is really a former test subject for a highly secretive supersoldier project and the instructor of a special commando unit dubbed "701." The 701 squad is used for many ...
Style: stylized, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, secret identity, heroes, police, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, master villain, chases and races, adventure, soldier ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 595
The Big Heat (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A cop (Waise Lee) is losing the control of his right hand and cannot pull the trigger on time anymore. Before any accident happens, he decides to resign. Meanwhile his friend and informer is brutally murdered in Malaysia. Before leaving the force, ...
Style: psychological, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, wooing, law enforcement, fighting crime, master criminal, wrongfully committed, partners against crime, gays and lesbians, golden years, tough law enforcer, crimes, working undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: malaysia, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 5.9
 773
Heroic Duo (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tough cop Ken Li (Cheng) is at the top of his game, but he's going to need some help to solve a grisly crime that the offender, a respected police officer, doesn't even remember committing. He seeks out Jack Lai (Lai), a former ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, hypnosis, murder, chase, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, master criminal, vengeance, police corruption, tough law enforcer, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 328
The Last Blood (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tam is Lui Tai, an Interpol agent assigned to protect a famous religious leader, the Daka Lama, who's targeted for death by the militant Japanese terrorist group, the Red Army. Lui Tai hooks up with the Daka Lama in Singapore, but a Red Army ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, terrorism, hospital, crimes, chases and races, clergy, danger, rivalry, chase, heroes, gangsters, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 12K
Flash Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Ma Jun, known for dispensing his own brand of justice during arrests, teams up with an undercover cop, Wilson, to try and bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling ring in the months before mainland ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, child in peril, mixed martial arts, shooting, uninhibited rivalry, merciless, working undercover, tough law enforcer, crimes, danger, drug dealing ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.0
 798
Tiger Cage 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Donnie Yen Chi-Tan, a hair-trigger cop, goes on the lam with Rosamund Kwan Chi-Lum, a prim lawyer, after they witness a botched robbery attempt. The police think they're the perpetrators, while the real crooks (including Mortal Kombat star ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, disorder, dishonesty, deadly, wooing, law enforcement, partners, betrayal, undercover, crimes, gangsters ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 592
Tiger Cage (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something fishy is going on in the anti-Drug Trafficking Unit of the HK Police, and only a few honest cops know that the corruption goes all the way to the top. However, they must prove their case quickly, and by unconventional means, after they are ...
Style: serious, bleak, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, police corruption, martial arts, gangsters, frame up, undercover, police detective, vengeance, deadly, partners, dishonesty, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 45K
Hard Boiled (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A cop who loses his partner in a shoot-out with gun smugglers goes on a mission to catch them. In order to get closer to the leaders of the ring he joins forces with an undercover cop who's working as a gangster hitman. They use all means of ...
Style: stylized, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, friendship, mexican standoff, smuggling, mafia, massacre, undercover, heroes, arms smuggling, fighting crime, hitman, gory ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.4
 8K
Thunderbolt (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In order to release his kidnapped sister, sports car mechanic Jackie Chan has to beat a super-criminal street racer.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, car chase, kidnapping, tough heroes, police, heroes, master criminal, vengeance, crimes, partners against crime, police investigation, martial arts ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%