Movies like My Lucky Stars

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My Lucky Stars (1985)
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My Lucky Stars (1985)
Original name: 福星高照
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two Hong-Kong cops are sent to Tokyo to catch an ex-cop who stole a large amount of money in diamonds. After one is captured by the Ninja-gang protecting the rogue cop, the other one gets his old Orphanage gang, dubbed the "Five Lucky Stars," to help him. They don't like this much, but they do it.
Style: humorous, exciting, rough, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, police, mafia, crimes, gang, friends, partners, chase, working undercover, police corruption, fighting crime, chases and races, master criminal, law enforcement, buddies, escapades, rivalry, undercover, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, gangsters, ninja, fight, kung fu ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, japan, hong kong, asia

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Most similar movies to My Lucky Stars

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, humorous and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, crimes, rivalry, heroes, fistfight, kung fu and hand to hand combat mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like My Lucky Stars: Winners & Sinners (1983), Nutty Kickbox Cops (1990), Yes, Madam! (1985), Heart of a Dragon (1985), Project A (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Winners & Sinners (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Five friends are released from prison and do their best to stay out trouble. While trying to mind their own business (and run their 5-Star Cleaning Service), they are caught up in a war between rival Triad gangs fighting for control of the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, forgery, gangsters, farce, hitman, odd couple, rivalry, nothing goes right, fighting crime, crimes, master criminal ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
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95%
Nutty Kickbox Cops (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: King-sized martial arts hero Sammo Hung stars in this wild and wacky blend of action and comedy. Skinny (Karl Maka) and Fatty (Sammo Hung) are a pair of police detectives who soon find themselves on the outs with their boss when they accidentally ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, gangsters, odd couple, crimes, undercover, danger, daring rescue, friends, police detective, hitman, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Yes, Madam! (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Asprin (Mang Hoi) and Strepsil (John Shum), two petty thieves who inadvertently become involved in a murder case when they steal items belonging to a murdered man. The man had hidden an important microfilm in his passport, which the thieves pass ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police investigation, gangsters, police detective, espionage, police corruption, deadly, dishonesty, fish out of water, undercover, fighting crime, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Heart of a Dragon (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Story of a cop who forsakes his dreams of sailing around the world so that he can care for his mentally retarded brother. Innocently caught up in a gangland fight, the brother is kidnapped to force the cop to turn over a police informant.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mentally challenged, gang, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, siblings relations, love affair, family life, swat ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Project A (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In late 19th Century Hong Kong the British may rule the land, but the pirates rule the waters. One Coast Guard officer is Dragon Ma, who is determined that his beloved Coast Guard will not be made a fool of.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, pirate, heroes, chase, smuggling, police, sea, ambition, tough law enforcer, partners, corrupt officer, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
My Lucky Stars 2: Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The third installment in the Lucky Stars series, following Winners and Sinners (1983) and My Lucky Stars (1985)... The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: martial arts, farce, crimes, undercover, law enforcement, partners, chases and races, nothing goes right, rivalry, disorder, down on your luck, transvestism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
In the Line of Duty 4 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two detectives who are up to their necks in trouble and in each other's face, as they try to shut down a drug-trafficking scheme that could be connected with international ties to organized crime. But in the midst of their investigation, ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, heroes, tough law enforcer, crimes, who to trust, police detective, tough heroes, corrupt law enforcer, honest law enforcer, cop witness relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 17K
Police Story 2 (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Hong Kong super-cop must stop a group of blackmailing bombers at the same time that the villains of the first Police Story are out for revenge.
Style: humorous, stylized, rough, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, martial arts, police officer, police investigation, fight, kung fu, police station, working undercover, criminal's revenge, partners against crime, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, usa, california, asia, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Once a Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: As a crime wave sweeps through Hong Kong, the police call Jessica Yang (Yeoh), a rising star in the ranks, to help stop a notorious gang of thieves! What Jessica doesn't realize is that her boyfriend - recently discharged from the force - is ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, hostage, heroes, chase, heist, crime, crimes, police investigation, gang, reluctant partners, hostages, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Project A 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Dragon is now transferred to be the police head of Sai Wan district, and has to contend with a gangster kingpin, anti-Manchu revolutionaries, some runaway pirates, Manchu Loyalists and a corrupt police superintendent.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: frame up, pirate, heroes, martial arts, police corruption, kung fu, corruption, police, violence, escapades, tough law enforcer, society ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Million Dollar Heiress (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Cousins Thomas and David, owners of a mobile restaurant, team up with their friend Moby, a bumbling private detective, to save the beautiful Sylvia, a pickpocket.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, martial arts, chinese, van, kung fu fighting, adventure, buddies, private detective, buddy cop, woman in danger, danger, femme fatale ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, spain, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Lethal Lady (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The only son (Tony Leung Ka Fai) in a family of police officers marries Mina, an ambitious `half-breed' colleague (played by Joyce Godenzi), incurring the resentment of his four sisters, all policewomen, especially the eldest, Ling (Carina ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, policewoman, police officer killed, law enforcement, master criminal, partners against crime, crime, deadly, gangsters, crimes, gang, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Rumble in Hong Kong (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Incriminating evidence against a gang is left in a cab when a gang member dies in it. The gang chases the innocent cab driver, who receives help from the dead gangster's sister - a tough police woman.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: gang, martial arts, taxi driver, policewoman, kung fu, law enforcement, rivalry, crime, chases and races, crimes, chase, drug lord ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Above the Law (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Yuen Biao plays Jason Chan a lawyer, angry at the way the law seems to protect the bad guys, he decides to take the law into his own hands when a key witness and his entire family are murdered. but Cindy Si is soon on his case and it all spirals ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, rivalry, partners, crimes, law enforcement, crime, deadly, legal, righting the wronged, vigilantism ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Twins Mission (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Twins Mission is a 2007 Hong Kong martial arts-action-comedy film directed by action choreographer Kong Tao-Hoi and staring Gillian Chung, Charlene Choi and Sammo Hung among others. The film is a bit of a spoof of the popularity and success of the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, semi serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: master warrior, adventure, good versus evil, aerial combats, heroes, martial arts, crimes, twins, female bodybuilder, rivalry, train
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Dragon Strike (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Dragon and his madcap pal Cowboy spend their days getting into mischief, frustrating the elders, chasing girls, and competing in the village sport. When Dragon overhears a fiendish plot by smugglers to sell China's national treasures overseas, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, tense, captivating, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, stylized violence, cons and scams, against the odds, righting the wronged, crimes, partners, rivalry, dishonesty, buddies, heroic mission, martial artist ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two friends who own an investment firm turn to a policeman friend for help when they are framed for robbery by a gang of antiquities smugglers.
Style: not serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, crime, chases and races, buddies, goofy hero, odd couple, master criminal, crimes, friends, car chase, disorder, martial arts ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 3K
The Master (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Uncle Tak is famous for using Chinese herbal medicines to cure diseases. A martial arts expert, he also teaches the young how to defend themselves. One of his students, Johnny, dreams of monopolizing the teaching of kung fu throughout the United ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu master, martial arts, heroes, master warrior, bus, bank, karate, kung fu, fish out of water, on the road, vigilantism, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Battle Creek Brawl (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, heroes, gang, vengeance, contests and competitions, rivalry, tough heroes, righting the wronged, vigilantism, uninhibited rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 1930s, 20s, 30s, 1920s, 80s ...
Place: chicago illinois, usa, texas, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Shanghai Express (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: What happens when a glamorous express, with high government officials, wealthy merchants, concubines and a gang of brigands on board, speeds towards the small town of Hanshui, where escaping bank robbers, corrupt officials, and gamblers await? Well, ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: train, martial arts, farce, unlikely hero, crimes, heroes, rivalry, cons and scams, heist, master criminal, save the day, chase ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Prodigal Son (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A rich man's son (Yuen Biao) believes himself to be the best kung fu fighter in Canton. Unfortunately, his father, anxious for his son's safety, bribes all his opponents to lose. After a humiliating defeat at the hands of an actor in a ...
Style: serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hand to hand combat, kung fu, siblings relations, track down, vengeance, anti hero, master warrior, heroes, parents and children, teachers and students, rebelliousness ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ 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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, car chase, kidnapping, police, heroes, master criminal, vengeance, crimes, partners against crime, police investigation, tough heroes, auto mechanic ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
My Father is a Hero (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An undercover cop struggling to provide for his son and ailing wife, must infiltrate a ruthless gang. But things turn sour when another cop blows his cover and he quickly finds himself battling for his life and the lives of his family.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, heroes, undercover, fighting crime, police investigation, tough heroes, hostage, vengeance, track down, working undercover, comedy of errors ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Island of Fire (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Someone in a prison run by a corrupt warden fakes the deaths of convicts to later use them as expendable assassins. A police officer is sent into the prison to gather evidence of the corruption.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, martial arts, prison, anti hero, tough heroes, deadly, anti heroes, partners, police investigation, criminal heroes, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Last Hero in China (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jet Li stars in this comic spectacle as a Chinese "Robin Hood" who stumbles upon a kidnapping scheme after unwittingly opening a martial arts school next to a brothel!
Style: humorous, epic, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, heroes, master warrior, martial arts, kidnapping, folk hero, undercover, fighting crime, daring rescue, gang, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Police Story 3: Supercop (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, intense, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police, gangsters, undercover, heroes, drug lord, farce, kung fu, working undercover, law enforcement, crimes, undercover cop ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: china, hong kong, thailand, asia, malaysia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Sister Street Fighter (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lee Long is a martial-arts champion who the police use as an undercover agent to infiltrate a drug ring responsible for importing heroin from Japan to Hong Kong. When he is identified and imprisoned, the police pressure his sister, Tina Long, to ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, rivalry, master warrior, missing person, working undercover, school, fighting crime, drug dealing, crimes, tough law enforcer, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 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: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: stylized violence, police, undercover, tough law enforcer, police investigation, save the day, track down, partners against crime, gangsters, heroes, martial arts, tough cop ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 30K
Police Story (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his name after he is framed for murder.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, car chase, murder, chases and races, drug lord, crime, crimes, law enforcement, corrupt law enforcer, goofy hero, kung fu ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 429
Top Squad (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film revolves around a crack squad of female police officers who have to deal with harassment and a lack of respect from their male colleagues, personal issues as well as some serious criminals.
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, reluctant partners, master warrior, gang, master criminal, law enforcement, chases and races, tough law enforcer, rivalry, track down, chaos and mayhem, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%