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Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. (1990)
 5.9
 3K
Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Harry Griswald is a NYPD cop who is possessed with the spirit of a great Kabuki master. This has made him 'the chosen one' to do battle with 'the evil one'. He is also out to do good deeds and fight crime in the name of the law. The only problem is that a number of corrupt people in the community and their henchmen want him dead so that they can gain power when 'the evil one' come to take over the world. Sgt. Kabukiman must use his special superpowers to outsmart and out-fight the bad guys.
Style: humorous, semi serious, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, police, superhero spoof, crimes, heroes, partners, good versus evil, danger, fighting crime, imaginary, law enforcement, police investigation, escapades, disorder, rivalry, police detective, toxic, goofy hero, master villain, partners against crime, save the day, police officer, superhuman powers, samurai ...
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D.

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, semi serious and cult film films with plots about crimes, heroes, rivalry, violence, danger, escapades and superhero mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D.: Blankman (1994), Top Dog (1995), Taxi (2004), Police Story 2 (1988), Hollywood Homicide (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.0
 9K
Blankman (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Darryl is a childlike man with a genius for inventing various gadgets out of junk. When he stumbles on a method to make his clothes bulletproof, he decides to use his skills to be the lowest budgeted superhero of all.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, satirical, surreal ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, gangsters, secret identity, crimes, vengeance, master villain, goofy hero, save the day, misfit, escapades, superhuman powers, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
Place: illinois, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Toxic Avenger Part III: The Last Temptation of Toxie (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Toxie finds he has nothing to do as a superhero, as he has ridden his city of evil. So he decides to go to work for a major corporation, which he discovers may be the evilest of all his adversaries.
Style: humorous, rough, offbeat, cult film, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, superhero, camp, gore, satire, escapades, supernatural, disorder, toxic, gory, experiment gone awry, mutant ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.2
 3K
Top Dog (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: With his cop companion shot and killed by terrorists, Reno The Dog pairs up with tough cop Jake in thwarting the criminal organization.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, buddy comedy, one man show
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, police detective, police dog, murder, terrorism, animal life, anti hero, crime, prodigy, odd couple, partners, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 4.5
 40K
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, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, partners against crime, crimes, law enforcement, working undercover, heist, unlikely criminals, goofy hero, rivalry, partners, buddies ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Citizen Toxie: The Toxic Avenger IV (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the notorious Diaper Mafia take hostage the Tromaville School for the Very Special, only the Toxic Avenger and his morbidly obese sidekick Lardass can save Tromaville.
Style: suspense, humorous, semi serious, funny, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, satire, parody, farce, gory, imaginary, save the day, righting the wronged, disorder, rivalry, misfit, danger ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Super Capers: The Origins of Ed and the Missing Bullion (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Would-be superhero, Ed Gruberman, who possesses no super powers must join a team of misfit heroes-in-training known as The Super Capers. Having only faith, Gruberman must travel through time to uncover an evil plot involving some gold bullion, a ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, captivating, saga
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, heroes, fighting crime, superhero spoof, rivalry, superhuman powers, master villain, crimes, parody, henchman, imaginary ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 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, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, martial arts, police officer, fight, police investigation, crimes, stalking, master criminal, partners against crime, gang, partners, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, los angeles, usa, asia, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, witty, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, murder, hollywood, crimes, hip hop, reluctant partners, partners against crime, law enforcement, odd couple, chase, foot chase, gunfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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 6.5
 112K
Iron Fist (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Danny Rand resurfaces 15 years after being presumed dead. Now, with the power of the Iron Fist, he seeks to reclaim his past and fulfill his destiny.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, super powers, superhuman powers, crimes, heroes, good versus evil, fighting crime, hand to hand combat, save the day, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.3
 39K
The Medallion (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective suffers a fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion and is transformed into an immortal warrior with superhuman powers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: interpol, adventure, superhuman powers, martial arts, rescue, immortality, good versus evil, police detective, danger, chase, kidnapping, master villain ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, teens, girls' night
Plot: partners, heroes, crimes, investigation, danger, unlikely partners, law enforcement, chase, police, life philosophy, stereotypes, dialogue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 788
The Super Cops (1974)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of two New York City cops. Greenberg & Hantz fought the system, became detectives and were known on the streets as "Batman & Robin".
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, crimes, fighting crime, partners, partners against crime, law enforcement, sexual content, graphic violence, academy, urban, hitman, bribe ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.9
 97
Gagamboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gagamboy (Spiderboy) is -you guessed it- Spiderman parody. both the main villain and Spiderboy gain their powers by eating radioactive bugs.
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, mutant, satire, parody, rivalry, escapades, disorder, undercover, crime fighter, secret identity, superhuman powers, mutation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, 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 ⇓
62%
Collision Course (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tony Costas, a brash, obnoxious, sexist and racist Detroit cop who has long since stopped following the rules, gets told that he will have to work with Inspector Fuji, a straightlaced policeman from Japan. Fuji is in Detroit searching for a Japanese ...
Style: humorous, rough, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, culture clash, murder, hitman, drag racing, buddy cop, pepsi, odd couple, chases and races, crimes, deadly, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, asia, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Toxic Avenger Part II (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Toxic Avenger is lured to Tokyo, Japan by the evil corporation Apocalypse Inc. So while the Toxic Avenger is fighting crime in Tokyo, Apocalypse Inc. spread evil in Tromaville.
Style: cult film, humorous, not serious, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: parody, superhero, mutant, gore, gory, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, rivalry, social misfits, misfit, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, tokyo, japan, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Heroic Trio (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tung and Ching were both adopted by the same master. But later Ching was abducted by the eunuch-Chan. Ching grew up and became scientist Li's assistant and Tung married officer Lau. Chat had escaped from Chan at 15 and became a thief-catcher. ...
Style: surreal, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, knife, superhuman powers, wiretap, kidnapping, heroic mission, rivalry, adventure, rescue, babies and infants, crimes ...
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Loose Cannons (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mac, the two fisted savy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is, Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his ...
Style: humorous, captivating, absurd, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: track down, disorder, police investigation, murder, crime, law enforcement, crimes, investigation, partners, deadly, gang, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, germany, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 1.7
 228
Kung Fu Joe (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Kung Fu Joe, Ninjas, pirates, mutants and disco collide in this bizarre comedy, which follows intrepid hero and ladies man Kung Fu Joe as he reluctantly teams up with his former nemesis to derail a sneaky mad scientist.
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, captivating, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: mad scientist, rivalry, escapades, hotshot hero, femme fatale, partners, save the day, crimes, danger, heroes, mutant, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Class of Nuke 'Em High Part 3: The Good, the Bad and the Subhumanoid (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's the final chapter in the cult classic Class of Nuke'Em High Trilogy, and this time the fate of Tromaville hangs in the balance! Following the destruction of the Nukamama Power Plant by the lovable and horribly mutated toxic squirrel ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, scary, semi serious, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, comedy of errors, small town, hospital, anti hero, nudity (full frontal - brief), superhuman powers, youth, misfit, save the day, college, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 3.0
 2K
Cross (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Given incredible power by an ancient Celtic Cross. Callan continues to fight evil... Now, joined by a team of weapons experts, Callan battles an unstoppable empire in Los Angeles.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, fighting crime, good versus evil, superhero, save the day, supernatural, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, escapades, evil empire, vigilantism, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 8K
Sparks (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked vigilante who discovers the dark side to heroism. Going after the nation's most notorious super criminal leaves Sparks' life and reputation in ruins.
Style: exciting, captivating, melancholic, enigmatic, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, imaginary, good versus evil, heroic mission, youth, rivalry, vigilantism, superhuman powers, serial killer, escapades, neo noir, unstoppable ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 2.8
 11K
Steel (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Justice. Safe streets. Payback. Metallurgist John Henry Irons (O'Neal) vows to claim them all when a renegade military reject (Judd Nelson) puts new superweapons in dangerous hands. Helped by an electronics wiz (Annabeth Gish) and an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, gang, military, soldier, heroic mission, secret identity, escapades, crimes, undercover, superhuman powers, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 7.1
 9K
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, partners against crime, escapades, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, crimes, undercover, danger, tough law enforcer, police investigation, partners against crime, odd couple, gangsters, rivalry, daring rescue, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, rescue, samurai, interracial relations, yakuza, gang, crimes, tough law enforcer, crime, partners against crime, partners, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
 85K
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: buddy comedy, exciting, humorous, talky, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: robbery, police, thief, wedding, undercover cop, buddies, partners against crime, law enforcement, financial problem, police investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, secret identity, heroes, police, good versus evil, adventure, danger, deadly, undercover, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Man with the Iron Fists 2 (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a stranger, Thaddeus, is found badly wounded near the village, miner Li Kung and his wife Ah Ni offer him refuge. As he heals, he becomes entrenched in a conflict that pits the townsfolk against the evil Master Ho, his nefarious Beetle Clan and ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: revenge, martial arts, superhero, imaginary, crimes, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, superhuman powers, fighting crime, master villain, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.3
 115K
Luke Cage (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, african american, good versus evil, superhuman powers, crimes, save the day, danger, fighting crime, escapades, master villain, death, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%