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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, splatter
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, police, police officer, 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, 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, semi serious, exciting and realistic films with plots about crimes, rivalry, heroes, martial arts, violence, farce and police mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D.: Blankman (1994), Taxi (2004), Top Dog (1995), The Medallion (2003), Rush Hour 3 (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, feel good, semi serious, parody, satirical ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, gangsters, secret identity, crimes, vengeance, goofy hero, save the day, misfit, escapades, superhuman powers, righting the wronged, 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: parody, humorous, rough, offbeat, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, camp, gore, satire, mutant, gory, hopes, imaginary, escapades, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 4.5
 41K
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, not serious, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: car chase, taxi driver, bank robbery, crimes, law enforcement, partners against crime, working undercover, heist, buddies, partners, goofy hero, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, manhattan new york city, grand central station manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 4.3
 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, one man show, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, police dog, police detective, murder, terrorism, odd couple, tough law enforcer, heroes, rivalry, partners, crimes, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ 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: parody, suspense, humorous, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, satire, farce, gory, save the day, imaginary, righting the wronged, disorder, superhuman powers, danger, crime gone awry, rivalry ...
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: humorous, feel good, parody, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, heroes, fighting crime, superhero spoof, superhuman powers, rivalry, crimes, master villain, henchman, imaginary, security guard ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 5.3
 40K
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: interpol, superhuman powers, martial arts, adventure, immortality, chase, fight, heroes, rescue, warrior, good versus evil, police detective ...
Place: hong kong, asia, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.2
 156K
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, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: african american, martial arts, ambassador, police investigation, partners, buddies, crimes, partners against crime, friends, disorder, chases and races, odd couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: paris france, france, los angeles, europe, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.5
 116K
Iron Fist (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
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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, semi serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, super powers, superhuman powers, crimes, heroes, good versus evil, fighting crime, hand to hand combat, danger, save the day, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.7
 810
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, exciting, semi serious, realistic, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, academy, sexual content, urban, crimes, fighting crime, law enforcement, partners, partners against crime, graphic violence, prostitute, corruption ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Beverly Hills Cop II (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Detroit cop, Axel Foley heads for the land of sunshine and palm trees to find out who shot police Captain Andrew Bogomil. Thanks to a couple of old friends, Axel's investigation uncovers a series of robberies masterminded by a heartless weapons ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, police, gunfight, heist, arms smuggling, police investigation, investigation, friends, partners against crime, partners, police officer, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, investigation, danger, crimes, law enforcement, unlikely partners, chase, police, life philosophy, stereotypes, security guard ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.1
 18K
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: martial arts, investigation, undercover, police investigation, fight, police officer, gang, police station, police detective, kung fu, criminal's revenge, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, usa, california, asia, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.5
 258K
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After Kick-Ass’ insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, he joins a patrol led by the Colonel Stars and Stripes. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist — reborn as The Mother Fucker — only the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilante, partners, masked vigilante, double life, henchman, crime fighter, vigilantism, vengeance, female assassin, heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, culture clash, murder, hitman, buddy cop, pepsi, drag racing, chases and races, disorder, crimes, buddies, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, daring rescue, rivalry, gangsters, odd couple, crimes, undercover, wedding, hitman, police detective, friends, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s
Place: 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, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: disorder, track down, police investigation, murder, gang, crime, investigation, odd couple, law enforcement, crimes, deadly, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, germany, europe, washington d.c.
⇓ 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, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, knife, superhuman powers, kidnapping, heroic mission, wiretap, crimes, bounty hunter, good versus evil, master villain, babies and infants ...
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: parody, cult film, humorous, not serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mutant, gore, gory, vengeance, nudity (full frontal - brief), master villain, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, parents and children, anti hero, secret identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey, tokyo, japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.9
 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: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, gang, military, soldier, fighting crime, secret identity, superhuman powers, escapades, crimes, good versus evil, undercover ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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: reluctant partners, save the day, mad scientist, heroes, femme fatale, crimes, danger, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, mutant, police detective ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 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, police corruption, martial arts, corruption, police, violence, kung fu, law enforcement, fighting crime, crime ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ 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, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: save the world, good versus evil, superhuman powers, supernatural, fighting crime, superhero, save the day, vigilantism, evil empire, danger, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, semi serious, not serious, scary, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, heroes, save the day, imaginary, escapades, nothing goes right, dangerous animal, anti heroes, rivalry, superhero, misfit, youth ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ 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, crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, partners, partners against crime, chases and races ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, asia, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.6
 203K
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
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 ...
Style: buddy movie, humorous, exciting, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, secret service, police investigation, odd couple, gang, forgery, vacation, bribery, good versus evil, culture clash, fish out of water, power struggle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, china, los angeles, usa, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, heroes, secret identity, good versus evil, police, fistfight, soldier, undercover, danger, adventure, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Torrente 2: Mission in Marbella (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For this second film in the cult comedy series Torrente takes our fat police officer from Madrid to Marbella in Spain to investigate a villain’s plot to destroy the city with a missile. This James Bond style slapstick comedy became the most ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, private detective, fighting crime, race against time, gang, goofy hero, disorder, fish out of water, terrorism, rivalry, danger, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.1
 66K
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: humorous, exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, cold war, police brutality, drug dealer, revenge, partners, police, stereotypes, gunfight, martial arts, street gang, manhunt ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, twentieth century, year 1988
Place: usa, ussr, chicago illinois, russia, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.9
 353K
The Mask (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When timid bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss discovers a magical mask containing the spirit of the Norse god Loki, his entire life changes. While wearing the mask, Ipkiss becomes a supernatural playboy exuding charm and confidence which allows him to catch ...
Style: funny, humorous, light, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night
Plot: superhuman powers, double life, superhero, transformation, gangsters, dual identity, fall in love, social misfits, supernatural power, alter ego, good versus evil, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%