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Rush Hour 2 (2001)
 6.6
 184K
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's vacation time for Carter as he finds himself alongside Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more excitement. While Carter wants to party and meet the ladies, Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at the American Embassy. Things get complicated as the pair stumble onto a counterfeiting plot. The boys are soon up to their necks in fist fights and life-threatening situations. A trip back to the U.S. may provide the answers about the bombing, the counterfeiting, and the true allegiance of sexy customs agent Isabella.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, stylized, not serious, inter cultural, funny, entertaining, sexy, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, secret service, gang, vacation, smuggling, female killer, bribery, odd couple, culture clash, police investigation, crimes, friends, struggle, misfit, partners, african american, track down, power struggle, chases and races, forgery, law enforcement, buddies, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: china, las vegas, asia, usa, hong kong, california, los angeles

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Most similar movies to Rush Hour 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, humorous and entertaining films with plots about crimes, chase, brawl, fistfight, violence, police and gunfight mostly in Action, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Rush Hour 2: Cop Out (2010), Police Story 2 (1988), Police Story 3: Supercop (1992), The Protector (1985), Beverly Hills Cop (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.0
 218K
Rush Hour (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to distract Lee from the case. Not content to watch the action from the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: two man army, reluctant partners, martial arts, ransom, fish out of water, chase, police investigation, kidnapping, partners against crime, odd couple, verbal byplay, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, hong kong, california, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 140K
Rush Hour 3 (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After an attempted assassination on Ambassador Han, Inspector Lee and Detective Carter are back in action as they head to Paris to protect a French woman with knowledge of the Triads' secret leaders. Lee also holds secret meetings with a United ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, inter cultural ...
Audience: teens
Plot: african american, martial arts, french, ambassador, police investigation, law enforcement, friends, buddies, disorder, partners, odd couple, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, europe, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 81K
Cop Out (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detectives Jimmy and Paul, despite nine years as partners, can still sometimes seem like polar opposites – especially when Paul's unpredictable antics get them suspended without pay. Already strapped for cash and trying to pay for his ...
Style: exciting, humorous, talky, not serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: robbery, police, thief, wedding, undercover cop, financial problem, partners against crime, buddies, law enforcement, police investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 14K
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: stylized, realistic, rough, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, martial arts, vengeance, police investigation, master criminal, manic, law enforcement, criminal's revenge, fighting crime, deadly, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, usa, asia, los angeles, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Police Story 3: Supercop (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police, helicopter, drug lord, undercover, gangsters, chases and races, crimes, working undercover, law enforcement, heroes, partners ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, thailand, asia, malaysia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Protector (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Billy Wong is a New York City cop whose partner is gunned down during a robbery. Billy and his new partner, Danny Garoni, are working security at a fashion show when a wealthy man's daughter, Laura Shapiro, is kidnapped. The Federal authorities ...
Style: rough, realistic, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, rescue, gang, chase, working undercover, crime, chases and races, gangsters, partners against crime, against the odds, urban ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, usa, new york, asia, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Beverly Hills Cop (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's stumbled onto something much more complicated. Bungling rookie ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, witty, exciting, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police, investigation, gunfight, car chase, undercover, maverick cop, fish out of water, smuggling, damsel in distress, foot chase, verbal byplay, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, california, detroit, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 24K
Police Story (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his name after he is framed for murder.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, car chase, murder, chases and races, drug lord, crime, law enforcement, corrupt law enforcer, goofy hero, kung fu, police protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Rumble in the Bronx (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Keong comes from Hong Kong to visit New York for his uncle's wedding. His uncle runs a market in the Bronx and Keong offers to help out while Uncle is on his honeymoon. During his stay in the Bronx, Keong befriends a neighbor kid and beats up ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, supermarket, righting the wronged, one against many, kung fu, rescue, martial artist, gangster, street gang, foot chase, hostage ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, bronx new york city, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, forgery, farce, chinese mafia, down on your luck, crime, cons and scams, crimes, invisibility, undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Beverly Hills Cop III (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Back in sunny southern California and on the trail of two murderers, Axel Foley again teams up with LA cop Billy Rosewood. Soon, they discover that an amusement park is being used as a front for a massive counterfeiting ring – and it's run by ...
Style: buddy comedy, clever, witty, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police investigation, car chase, theme park, gunfight, violence, investigation, foot chase, amusement park, roller coaster, secret service, explosion, dirty cop ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california, detroit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 3K
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: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, chase, heist, crime, police investigation, good versus evil, working undercover, partners against crime, chases and races, tough law enforcer, hostages, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 204K
Bad Boys II (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Out-of-control, trash-talking buddy cops Marcus Burnett and Mike Lowrey of the Miami Narcotics Task Force reunite, and bullets fly, cars crash and laughs explode as they pursue a whacked-out drug lord from the streets of Miami to the barrios of ...
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: drug lord, buddy cop, car chase, violence, racial slur, fbi, drug dealing, exploding house, minefield, interrogation, foot chase, mexican standoff ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: miami, cuba, usa, florida, puerto rico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 142K
Lethal Weapon 4 (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the combustible action franchise's final installment, maverick detectives Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh square off against Asian mobster Wah Sing Ku, who's up to his neck in slave trading and counterfeit currency. With help from ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: police brutality, revolver, lapd, house on fire, police investigation, partners, partners against crime, crimes, blacks and whites, tough law enforcer, verbal byplay, african american ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 23K
Mr. Nice Guy (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Chinese chef accidentally gets involved with a news reporter who filmed a drug bust that went awry and is now being chased by gangs who are trying to get the video tape.
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: martial arts, chase, cook, journalist, drug dealer, crimes, chases and races, escapades, witnessing a crime, heroes, master criminal, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: australia, usa, new york, melbourne australia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.0
 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, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, undercover, police investigation, tough law enforcer, save the day, track down, partners against crime, stylized violence, martial arts, tough cop, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 7K
Thunderbolt (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, 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, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, adventure, kidnapping, tough heroes, police, master criminal, vengeance, crimes, partners against crime, police investigation, martial arts, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.5
 9K
City Hunter (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Extremely silly comedy about a self-indulgent private investigator who winds up on a cruise ship full of rich patrons, gorgeous women, murderous terrorists, and scarce food.
Style: exciting, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hijacking, one man army, private detective, ship, womanizer, cruise, hostage, terrorist, rivalry, danger, save the day ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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New Police Story (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Sent into a drunken tailspin when his entire unit is killed by a gang of thrill-seeking punks, disgraced Hong Kong police inspector Wing (Jackie Chan) needs help from his new rookie partner, with a troubled past of his own, to climb out of the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, redemption, gang, revenge, partner, hostages, rivalry, haunted by the past, birthday, dark past, alcoholic, youth gang ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, los angeles, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Accidental Spy (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A fun-filled story about an ordinary guy about to kick into an action-packed adventure. Jackie Chan plays a bored and unsuccessful salesman who never thought his life would amount to anything. All that changes one day when he becomes an instant hero ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, goofy hero, amateur detective, private detective, espionage, good versus evil, adventure, one man army, kung fu classic, organized crime, robbery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, asia, china, hong kong, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 4.5
 38K
Taxi (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mouthy and feisty taxicab driver has hot tips for a green and inept cop set on solving a string of New York City bank robberies committed by a quartet of female Brazilian bank robbers.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, partners against crime, rivalry, heist, odd couple, buddies, partners, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, new jersey, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.5
 57K
Showtime (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, fish out of water, reality tv, partners against crime, reluctant partners, misfit partners, tv show, crime, police operation, law enforcement, disorder, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Showdown in Little Tokyo (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An American with a Japanese upbringing, Chris Kenner is a police officer assigned to the Little Tokyo section of Los Angeles. Kenner is partnered with Johnny Murata, a Japanese-American who isn't in touch with his roots. Despite their ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: yakuza, martial arts, rescue, samurai, gang, tough law enforcer, crime, partners against crime, partners, chases and races, interracial relations, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, asia, japan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Hollywood Homicide (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) and his new partner K. C. Calden (Josh Hartnett), are detectives on the beat in Tinseltown. Neither one of them really wants to be a cop, Gavilan moonlights as a real estate broker, and Calden is an aspiring actor ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, murder, hip hop, reluctant partners, partners against crime, hollywood, law enforcement, crimes, odd couple, chase, foot chase, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
National Security (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.
Style: humorous, feel good, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, heroes, danger, crimes, investigation, unlikely partners, law enforcement, chase, police, life philosophy, stereotypes, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Shanghai Knights (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The dynamic duo of Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon return for another crazy adventure. This time, they're in London to avenge the murder of Chon's father, but end up on an even bigger case. Chon's sister is there to do the same, but ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, revenge, mayor, small town, cowboy, arrow, adventure, vengeance, unlikely partners, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: china, nevada, england, new york, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 145K
Lethal Weapon 3 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Archetypal buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh are back for another round of high-stakes action, this time setting their collective sights on bringing down a former Los Angeles police lieutenant turned black market weapons dealer. Lorna Cole joins as the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: buddy cop, hockey, police investigation, buddies, law enforcement, master criminal, oldtimer, partners, friends, retiring, odd couple, blacks and whites ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 30K
Exit Wounds (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maverick cop Orin Boyd always brings down the domestic terrorists he tracks, but he ruffles feathers with his unorthodox techniques -- and soon finds himself reassigned to the toughest district in Detroit. When he discovers a group of detectives ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police corruption, chase, kidnapping, betrayal, drug dealing, police, police investigation, dishonesty, master criminal, fighting the system, law enforcement, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 58K
Red Heat (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and fled the country.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, cold war, police brutality, drug dealer, partners, revenge, russian mafia, police, stereotypes, drug cartel, soviet, buddy cop ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century
Place: usa, russia, ussr, moscow russia, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Police Story 4: First Strike (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jackie Chan reprises his role as Chan Ka-Kui (also known in some versions as Jackie) yet again as a Hong Kong cop who works with Interpol to track down and arrest an illegal weapons dealer. Later Jackie realizes that things are not as simple as they ...
Style: humorous, exciting, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, helicopter, undercover, hitman, one man army, chase, espionage, adventure, chases and races, working undercover, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%