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Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D. (1990)
 5.7
 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, splatter, cult film
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, police officer, police, superhero spoof, heroes, crimes, escapades, rivalry, law enforcement, fighting crime, good versus evil, police investigation, partners, disorder, police detective, toxic, goofy hero, master villain, partners against crime, save the day, samurai, superhuman powers, tiger, karate ...
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 realistic films with plots about crimes, heroes, rivalry, martial arts, police, violence and law enforcement mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Sgt. Kabukiman N.Y.P.D.: Blankman (1994), Taxi (2004), Top Dog (1995), Rush Hour 3 (2007), The Medallion (2003). 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, semi serious, feel good, parody, satirical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, gangsters, secret identity, crimes, vengeance, heroic mission, good versus evil, heroes, escapades, partners against crime, master villain, misfit ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, illinois
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95%
 4.5
 42K
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, partners against crime, law enforcement, odd couple, buddies, unlikely criminals, partners, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 4.1
 4K
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: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, buddy comedy, one man show
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police dog, racism, police detective, terrorism, murder, undercover, heroes, crimes, track down, investigation, law enforcement, fighting crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, usa, san diego california
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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, splatter, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, camp, satire, supernatural, escapades, superhuman powers, heroes, hopes, fighting crime, good versus evil, supernatural ability, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ 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, righting the wronged, save the day, disorder, unlikely criminals, misfit, superhuman powers, crime gone awry, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 2000s, 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.2
 165K
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, friends, partners against crime, buddies, crimes, disorder, odd couple, kung fu ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: france, paris france, los angeles, europe, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.2
 41K
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, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, interpol, martial arts, adventure, immortality, chase, fight, rescue, heroes, warrior, good versus evil, police detective ...
Place: hong kong, asia, dublin ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, exciting, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: buddy cop, police, gunfight, heist, arms smuggling, police investigation, investigation, friends, partners, partners against crime, police officer, police detective ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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, crimes, law enforcement, unlikely partners, chase, police, life philosophy, stereotypes, security guard, police academy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.5
 127K
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, semi serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, super powers, martial arts, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, heroes, crimes, save the day, rivalry, escapades, fistfight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police officer, sexual content, graphic violence, academy, partners against crime, fighting crime, law enforcement, crimes, partners, buddy cop, martial arts, fistfight ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.2
 1K
Super Capers (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, 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: parody, feel good, humorous, not serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero spoof, superhero, good versus evil, heroes, fighting crime, crimes, rivalry, superhuman powers, master villain, henchman, photographer, security ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.1
 20K
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, suspenseful, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, investigation, undercover, police investigation, fight, police officer, gang, police detective, police station, kung fu, partners against crime, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, usa, los angeles, asia, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: culture clash, murder, chase, hitman, buddy cop, drag racing, friends, disorder, martial arts, cons and scams, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.5
 269K
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: double life, masked vigilante, crime fighter, superhero, vigilante, partners, henchman, vigilantism, vengeance, female assassin, good versus evil, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: track down, disorder, police investigation, murder, crimes, investigation, gang, odd couple, partners, law enforcement, friendship, subway ...
Time: 80s
Place: germany, usa, washington d.c., europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 10K
Project A 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 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, police, corruption, kung fu, graphic violence, rivalry, escapades, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, surreal
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, kidnapping, heroic mission, babies and infants, heroes, escapades, master villain, rescue, bounty hunter, rivalry ...
Place: asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 3.0
 14K
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, soldier, military, heroic mission, escapades, good versus evil, secret identity, fighting crime, crimes, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, rescue, samurai, interracial relations, yakuza, gang, partners against crime, partners, tough law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement, organized crime ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, usa, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 2.3
 237
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: not serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: disorder, mutant, police detective, femme fatale, crimes, escapades, reluctant partners, rivalry, supernatural, mad scientist, hotshot hero, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 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: teens, boys' night
Plot: save the world, supernatural, good versus evil, superhero, superhuman powers, save the day, fighting crime, rivalry, escapades, evil empire, supernatural ability, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.0
 261K
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: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: reluctant partners, two man army, martial arts, fbi, kung fu, police, chase, fight scenes, police investigation, fish out of water, ransom, kidnapping ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1997
Place: los angeles, usa, hong kong, california, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 6.6
 215K
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, police investigation, odd couple, gang, forgery, vacation, bribery, good versus evil, secret service, culture clash, power struggle, fish out of water ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, china, los angeles, usa, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.1
 70K
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, rough, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: cold war, culture clash, police brutality, drug dealer, police, revenge, partners, stereotypes, gunfight, drug cartel, police detective, martial arts ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1988
Place: usa, ussr, chicago illinois, moscow russia, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: martial arts, revenge, superhero, fighting crime, master villain, superhuman powers, heroic mission, heroes, crimes, good versus evil, save the day, slave ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 12K
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, heroes, good versus evil, kung fu, police, crimes, undercover, soldier, adventure, fistfight, secret identity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.8
 800
Bloodmoon (1997)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ken O'Hara (Gary Daniels) is a "Mindhunter" - a serial killer specialist enlisted to find the mass murderer (Darren Shahlavi) intent on killing the strongest fighters in New York City. Trying to catch this cunning and clever killer is ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, performer's life, strong violent content, tough heroes, cloning, battles, hitman, police detective, fighting crime, buddies, stalking ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 54K
Black Rain (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. In Japan, however, he manages to escape. As they try to track him down, ...
Style: suspense, serious, exciting, realistic, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organized crime, fish out of water, police investigation, partners, police, gang war, culture clash, gunfight, crimes, track down, yakuza, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, new york, asia, usa, osaka japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Karate Dog (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When LAPD computer expert Peter Fowler investigates the killing of an old man in Chinatown, he finds the only witness is his dog, Cho Cho. But Fowler soon discovers Cho Cho is the only dog in the world who can speak to humans... not only that, Cho ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: murder, master warrior, martial arts, police detective, vengeance, goofy hero, law enforcement, partners, heroes, unlikely partners, family, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%