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Fire of Conscience (2010)
 6.2
 899
Fire of Conscience (2010)
Original name: 火龍對決
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: tense, serious, captivating, suspense, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, danger, uncover truth, tough heroes, crimes, dishonesty, prostitute, loss of wife, torture, corruption, fire, blood, pistol, shot to death, parade, brutality, fighting the system, police corruption, workplace intrigue, chases and races, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, workplace ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about crimes, murder, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, violence and chases and races mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like Fire of Conscience: Vengeance (2009), The Longest Nite (1998), Soul Assassin (2001), Double Tap (2000), Born to Raise Hell (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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: stylized, realistic, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, revenge, murder, crimes, danger, vengeance, neo noir, chef, gangsters, deadly, heroic bloodshed, violence ...
Place: hong kong, asia, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: realistic, bleak, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement, police investigation, chases and races, restaurant, criminal's revenge, obsessive quest, murder, frame up, gang, nightclub ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Soul Assassin (2001)
Genre: Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Kevin Burke a young executive for a multinational investment bank, is a rising star in the Rotterdam office. Rewarded for his perceptive eye and mastery of foreign languages, Kevin receives the promotion he has been working for - a coveted spot on ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, uncover truth, undercover, dishonesty, workplace intrigue, espionage, investigation, crimes, deadly, vengeance, danger, betrayal ...
Time: future
Place: netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 6.7
 812
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, realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, tough heroes, police investigation, hitman, criminal's revenge, deadly, track down, master criminal, law enforcement, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Born to Raise Hell (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A hard core Interpol Agent is assigned to an Eastern European task force to target gun trafficking and dope running throughout the Balkans. While investigating a Russian gun dealer, his team is caught in a bloody street war between a Gypsy gang and ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, gang, gangsters, special agents, loss of partner, law enforcement, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, revenge, brutality, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, bucharest, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.7
 344
Pendulum (2001)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The nature and lure of power: in Dallas, a councilman is on trial for corruption, the D.A. is running for the US Senate, a serial killer is slashing prostitutes, and a professor is murdered. Amanda Reeve is assigned to investigate the law-school ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, politician, police corruption, investigation, life is a bitch, uncover truth, crimes, crime, protagonist as suspect, partners against crime, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.7
 759
Big Bullet (1996)
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 ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, fighting crime, loss of partner, crimes, escapades, murder, heroes, chases and races, vengeance, workplace, interpol, vigilantism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Viral Factor (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: International Security Affairs agent Jon is on a dangerous mission to escort a criminal scientist to another country. En route, a member of his team turns out to be a traitor and shoots Jon in the head while kidnapping the scientist. When Jon wakes ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, tough heroes, rivalry, betrayal, danger, law enforcement, partners, deadly, terrorism, master criminal, dangerous mission, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: middle east, jordan
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 6.9
 4K
PTU (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Over the course of one night, a team of cops frantically search for their colleague's missing gun.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police detective, investigation, murder, gang, rivalry, track down, partners against crime, goofy hero, martial arts, tough law enforcer, race against time ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Revenge: A Love Story (2010)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A serial murderer has brutally killed several policemen and their pregnant wives. After a quick investigation, the murderer is revealed to be Kit, whom the case's detective-in-charge knows from a previous case. Once upon a time, Kit was an ...
Style: rough, bleak, tense, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: vengeance, serial killer, murder, gang rape, crimes, gory, law enforcement, murder investigation, sadism, violence, murder of a pregnant woman, pregnancy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Girl from the Naked Eye (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Jake is a driver for a seedy escort service operating out of 'The Naked Eye strip club', he's a street thug type who falls for a witty high-class escort named Sandy. Except one night Sandy is found murdered, the only clues left behind ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, deadly, stripper, surrealism, neo noir, violence, heroes, sexual content, bar fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Urban Justice (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Seagal plays a man with a dark and violent past, who seeks revenge for the murder of his son.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, revenge, murder, chase, investigation, martial arts, danger, car chase, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, track down ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.7
 21K
Vikram Vedha (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 147 min.
Story: A notorious gangster Vedha surrenders himself to encounter specialist Vikram whom he challenges every step of the way by narrating his life events in the form of riddles that needs to be solved in order to capture him.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uncover truth, standoff, investigation, death, murder, betrayal, moral dilemma, danger, police investigation, crimes, crime scene, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 2K
The Sniper (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A police sniper teams up with a hot-headed rookie to take down his former friend and teammate, who is exacting revenge on the police force.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: tough law enforcer, buddies, resentment, law enforcement, partners, vengeful fired employee, fight for supremacy, chase, hostages, track down, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.8
 8K
Bad Country (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When Baton Rouge police detective Bud Carter busts contract killer Jesse Weiland, he convinces Jesse to become an informant and rat out the South's most powerful crime ring.
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, informant, police, hitman, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, danger, snitch, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: louisiana, usa, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.7
 16K
Death Warrant (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Canadian policeman Louis Burke is assigned in a jail to investigate in some murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Lois, using his outstandings martial arts is able to save his life and make himself respected in that violent world. At ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, murder, investigation, martial arts, prisoner, serial killer, undercover, partners against crime, track down, master criminal, working undercover, against the odds ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.2
 549
Black Point (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In an Alaskan fishing town, a local crime boss suspects a local fisherman knows where his stolen money is, but this fisherman is no regular Joe.
Style: tense, rough, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: false accusation, betrayal, fighting crime, deadly, danger, dishonesty, rivalry, on the run, infidelity, murder, law enforcement, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Hidden Agenda (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former government Jason Price (Dolph Lundgren) makes people disappear for a living. But when a top lieutenant for a crime syndicate asks Price to help him drop out of sight, things take a grisly, unexpected turn. A mysterious hit man known as The ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, special agents, lone wolves, uncover truth, government agency, dishonesty, law enforcement, danger, martial arts, espionage, one against many, car bomb ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Direct Action (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Frank Gannon, a veteran cop, is being hunted by his fellow police officers after they learned he has betrayed the brotherhood and exposed to the feds wide scale corruption of the LAPD. He has one day left to prove his case and survive.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, police detective, tough law enforcer, fighting the system, partners, rivalry, crime, dishonesty, law enforcement, workplace, uncover truth, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Edge of Darkness (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: As a seasoned homicide detective, Thomas Craven has seen the bleakest side of humanity. But nothing prepares him for the toughest investigation of his life: the search for his only daughter Emma's killer. Now, he is on a personal mission to ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, rough, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: vengeance, murder, uncover truth, death of daughter, investigation, senator, fighting the system, dishonesty, corruption, revenge, violence, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.8
 144
Safehouse (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ex-FBI agent Cooper O'Neil thinks the dangerous times in his life are in the past; that is, until his former partner shows up dead at his marina home. O'Neil's old partner had a coveted thumb drive in his possession when he died, and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: rescue, intrigue, danger, law enforcement, special agents, deadly, chases and races, vengeance, dishonesty, revenge, kidnapping, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.9
 1K
Divergence (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A cop, a lawyer, and an assassin cross paths after the murder of a federal witness and the kidnapping of a famous pop star.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, undercover, police investigation, gangsters, police corruption, heroes, partners against crime, police detective, hitman, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bullet to the Head (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After watching their respective partners die, a cop and a hitman form an alliance in order to bring down their common enemy.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, hitman, corruption, heroes, crimes, partners, tough heroes, danger, vigilantism, deadly, violence, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: louisiana, new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Fulltime Killer (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Professional assassin O has resided in an isolated world of killing and loneliness. But his life begins to change once he meets the innocent Chin; hired to clean O's apartment. However, soon the flamboyent and reckless Tok enters Chin's ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, harsh, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, police detective, danger, rivalry, criminal heroes, crime, law enforcement, deadly, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, love triangle, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia, japan, macau, malaysia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, betrayal, tough law enforcer, violence spree, low lives, working undercover, law enforcement, partners, gory, master criminal, dishonesty, police corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.1
 37K
Cleaner (2007)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Single father and former cop Tom Cutler has an unusual occupation: he cleans up death scenes. But when he's called in to sterilize a wealthy suburban residence after a brutal shooting, Cutler is shocked to learn he may have unknowingly erased ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police corruption, crime, murder, crimes, ex law enforcer, ex cop, murder investigation, mystery, deadly, protagonist as suspect, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 126K
The Negotiator (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The police try to arrest expert hostage negotiator Danny Roman, who insists he's being framed for his partner's murder in what he believes is an elaborate conspiracy. Thinking there's evidence in the Internal Affairs offices that ...
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, intellectual, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, police corruption, false accusation, frame up, police, uncover truth, corruption, swat, negotiation, law enforcement, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.9
 593
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: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, psychological, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police detective, crime, gays and lesbians, witnessing a crime, wrongfully committed, partners, master criminal, gory, dishonesty, law enforcement, wooing ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, malaysia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Kung Fu Killer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A martial arts instructor working at a police academy gets imprisoned after killing a man by accident. But when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, the instructor offers to help the police in return for his freedom.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, serial killer, police investigation, heroes, deadly, master warrior, law enforcement, psychopath, rivalry, fight, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia, china, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.1
 32K
Alex Cross (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After Washington DC detective Alex Cross is told that a family member has been murdered, he vows to track down the killer. He soon discovers that she was not his first victim and that things are not what they seem.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, twist ending, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, crimes, vengeance, ex military, police investigation, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, track down, chases and races, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan, detroit, indonesia, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%