Movies like Women on the Run

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Women on the Run (1993)
 5.7
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Women on the Run (1993)
Original name: 赤裸狂奔
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The plot includes the plight of two women who both find themselves betrayed by the men they love. It's a violent female 'buddy' movie, with two mismatched heroines, a policewoman (Cheung) & a drug addicted prostitute(Guo) joining forces to gain revenge.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, empire, prostitute, heroes, investigation, betrayal, crimes, undercover, graphic violence, life is a bitch, fugitives, frame up, injustice, vengeance, rivalry, drug dealing, law enforcement, false accusation, on the run, partners, police detective, woman in danger, odd couple, dishonesty, unlikely partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, hong kong

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Most similar movies to Women on the Run

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, chases and races, dishonesty, danger and deadly mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Women on the Run: The Suspect (2013), A Serious Shock! Yes Madam! (1993), Storm Catcher (1999), Full Alert (1997), Once a Thief (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Suspect (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Dong-chul was the best special field agent in North Korea, but he’s abandoned by his government during a mission. While on the run, he looks for his wife and child, who were sold as slaves to China, only to discover their corpses. He soon finds ...
Style: suspense, exciting, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: spy, espionage, political conspiracy, false accusation, hitman, betrayal, frame up, assassination, crimes, law enforcement, track down, intrigue ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: north korea, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Serious Shock! Yes Madam! (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Though policewoman Hsie Wan-chin (Cynthia Yang Li-ching) is merrily planning for her wedding with fellow cop Wilson Tsiang (Lawrence Ng Kai-wah), he is having an illicit affair with her best friend, May (Moon Lee). When Wilson tries to break things ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female stalker, strong female presence, graphic violence, uninhibited rivalry, violence spree, law enforcement, love and romance, dishonesty, fugitives, confined, crimes, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Storm Catcher (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A renegade general plots to bomb Washington using a new top secret jet called the Storm Catcher. The only trouble is only one man is capable of flying it. So they seek to put him on the run in a conspiracy that makes him appear to have murdered ...
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, terrorist, heroes, conspiracy, dishonesty, state affairs, political conspiracy, false accusation, crimes, confined, fighting the system, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.7
 1K
Full Alert (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Police Inspector Pao is trying to catch Mak Kwan, a gang member who is first arrested, but then escapes from the prison. By chance, Pao realizes that the target of Kwan's gang is the H.K. Jockey Club
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic bloodshed, gang, rivalry, crimes, on the run, confined, law enforcement, partners, battles, heist, gunfight, prison escape ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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 5.2
 2K
Once a Thief (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Set in Hong Kong and Vancouver, the story follows Mac Ramsey and Li Ann Tsei, lovers and professional thieves who are separated while fleeing the powerful Hong Kong underworld crime lord who raised and trained them. After being imprisoned in Hong ...
Style: suspense, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: woman with a gun, haunted by the past, on the run, rivalry, love triangle, betrayal, vengeance, manhunt, heist, renegade, going straight, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, canada, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
The Lost Samaritan (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a long night at the office, an accountant stops to help an injured motorist and ends up becoming the target of two dangerous assassins.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, police corruption, law enforcement, special agents, dishonesty, on the run, frame up, survival, murderous pair, graphic violence, office, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
To Protect and Serve (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A rookie cop becomes the chief suspect in the killing of some of his crooked cohorts.
Style: erotic, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: police, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, police detective, police corruption, murder, vigilantism, vengeance, law enforcement, dishonesty, serial killer, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 5.8
 861
Heroic Duo (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tough cop Ken Li (Cheng) is at the top of his game, but he's going to need some help to solve a grisly crime that the offender, a respected police officer, doesn't even remember committing. He seeks out Jack Lai (Lai), a former ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, investigation, hypnosis, dishonesty, police investigation, crimes, undercover, frame up, haunted by the past, police corruption, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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The Art of War II: Betrayal (2008)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Agent Neil Shaw is called out of retirement and finds himself in the midst of a plot to assassinate several leading Senators with himself set-up to take the rap for a recent killing
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, martial arts, assassination, heroes, on the run, murder, conspiracy, politics, espionage, secret agents, protagonist as suspect, manhunt ...
Time: contemporary
Place: british columbia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 6.3
 119
The First Shot (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During a period of widespread police corruption, Ti Lung is a stubborn cop who takes on both the mob and the political establishment.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, martial arts, undercover cop, dirty cop, corruption, kung fu, gunfight, murder, rebellion, undercover, gangsters, betrayal ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Caught in the Headlights (2005)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Story: A federal agent, Kate Parker arrives in a small rural town to extradite Claire Scott, a young woman suspected of murdering a government scientist. Kate is prevented from delivering her prisoner as the mysterious John Lawson, a rouge agent, now ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: crimes, injustice, law enforcement, isolation, female criminal, woman with a gun, special agents, fugitives, confined, policewoman, runaway, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Stool Pigeon (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Living in the guilt of sacrificing his informant in a previous operation, Criminal Intelligence Inspector Don Lee is wary when his superior orders him to send another informant to spy on the criminal operations of Barbarian, a vicious gangster ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, working undercover, law enforcement, undercover, police detective, dishonesty, estrangement, gangsters, fighting crime, crimes, spy, undercover police officer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.0
 882
Scar City (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cop gets thrown in with a special police squad who are acting as assassins against hoods and who don't care who gets in the way.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, suspense, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, partners, police investigation, tough law enforcer, undercover, partners against crime, fighting crime, criminal's revenge, police corruption, dishonesty, murder, crimes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 4.0
 1K
Bloodmatch (1991)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is on a mission to find out which one of the world's greatest kickboxers killed his brother. Five years ago, one of the four champs was fixing fights and set up his brother in the fight that took his life. Now Bardo must take on the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, female fighter, kung fu, kickboxing, fight, revenge, righting the wronged, frame up, murder, vengeance, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 4.0
 204
The Assault (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A female cop protects a dead drug dealer's wife from mob assassins.
Style: realistic, rough, serious
Plot: home invasion, female fighter, murder, drug dealing, on the run, woman in danger, false accusation, investigation, law enforcement, dishonesty, fighting the system, rebellion ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Angel Terminators (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two Hong Kong policewomen (Ida and Hon) take on a Japanese boss who has returned from a seven-year exile to retake his old turf.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fight, women, gunfight, police officer, undercover, femme fatale, rivalry, on the run, police investigation, heroes, track down ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 3.9
 408
No Tomorrow (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When the world's most notorious criminal allies himself with a senior employee of a major shipping corporation, a lethal deal is struck to secure a multi-million dollar arms transaction. As word of the sinister deal spreads through the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: rivalry, crimes, injustice, gangsters, urban ghetto life, martial arts, criminal heroes, law enforcement, hip hop, arms dealer, arms deal, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.6
 747
Tiger Cage (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something fishy is going on in the anti-Drug Trafficking Unit of the HK Police, and only a few honest cops know that the corruption goes all the way to the top. However, they must prove their case quickly, and by unconventional means, after they are ...
Style: bloody, serious, realistic, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic bloodshed, gangsters, betrayal, police corruption, frame up, police, manhunt, undercover, crimes, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.3
 262
The Suspect (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Louis Koo plays an assassin who wants to go straight after getting out of prison, so he turns down a job from his former employer Simon Yam to kill a politician. Yam carries out the hit himself and manages to frame Koo for the crime, who then must ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, politics, false accusation, friendship, murder, ex convict, campaign, life is a bitch, fugitives, law enforcement, undercover, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Harold Robbins' Body Parts (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ty's pal J.J. frames him in a murder and cocaine theft in Hong Kong in 1992. Ty's wife Rachel may be in on the con, so, when Ty gets early release from prison as a gesture of good will from the city's new Mainland government, he ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, on the run, cons and scams, vengeance, drug dealing, betrayal, rivalry, criminal heroes, track down, frame up, prison, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: the philippines, hong kong, asia, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Return to a Better Tomorrow (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An adventure that delves into the dark caverns of the underworld and tells the tale of three chivalrous gangsters who attempt to escape the powerful clutch of their gang leader.
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroic bloodshed, martial arts, leadership, dishonesty, heroes, betrayal, fighting crime, undercover, gangsters, life is a bitch, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Another Meltdown (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A patriotic Chinese cop is reposted to fictional East European country Lavernia as punishment for ignoring orders during a plane hijack operation. There he encounters his ex-girlfriend, who fled to Lavernia after Tiananmen Square. Their paths soon ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, martial arts, tough heroes, police detective, kidnapping, chaos and mayhem, wooing, love affair, hijacking, working undercover, tough law enforcer, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, europe, china, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 812
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, terrorism, hacker, motorcycle, murder investigation, fight, performer's life, strong violent content, tough heroes, cloning, battles ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: new york, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 4.5
 157
Overkill (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: American Police officer Jack Hazard heads for South America after being ordered to take time off by his boss after a raid goes bad. Once there, however, he finds himself caught up with a stranger wanted by the government, and soon ends up in prison. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: heroes, on the run, jungle, martial arts, graphic violence, stalking, survival, dishonesty, escapades, rivalry, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.5
 581
Red Line (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A car thief is seen stealing, and is blackmailed into stealing more cars for someone else's profit.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, car chase, gangsters, gang, crime gone awry, crimes, law enforcement, partners, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 261
Moving Targets (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Kit comes from a very fortunate family, with an outstanding police officer father When the family starts to break up, Man impulsively shot Kit's mother. After Kit's parents divorced, Kit viewed Man his father as an enemy. As an adult, he ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, fighting crime, police investigation, rivalry, fall in love, police corruption, working undercover, partners, gangsters, partners against crime, crimes, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 3K
The Stranger (2010)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Pro wrestling legend Steve Austin stars as a man with no name, no memory and absolutely nothing left to lose. But when he finds himself hunted by both the FBI and the Russian mob, this amnesiac decides to fight back. Pursuit cannot stop him. Torture ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough
Plot: law enforcement, track down, investigation, crimes, dishonesty, life is a bitch, one man army, brutality, violence, murder of family, fistfight, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, british columbia, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.1
 405
Hijack (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A prestigious senator and the passengers on board a train are kidnapped by a militia group.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, terrorism, martial arts, hijacking, race against time, heroes, confined, law enforcement, crimes, save the day, terrorist plot, terrorist group ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.5
 846
Dead Drop (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After surviving a fall from a plane 3000-feet over the ocean, a former CIA operative turned government contractor re-infiltrates a dangerous North Mexican drug trafficking ring to find his own killer. With his memory unraveling, he descends into a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, betrayal, undercover, tough heroes, master criminal, dishonesty, working undercover, car chase, revenge, cia agent, one man army, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
On Dangerous Ground (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada, UK, Luxembourg
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Vusi Madlazi returns to the South African village he left as a young boy (he was organizing against apartheid, and left in fear of his life) to bury his father. He meets up with his brother Ernest, who tells him their other brother Stephen ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, tough heroes, race against time, law enforcement, working undercover, assassination attempt, crimes, undercover, government agency, political conspiracy, political intrigue, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 90s
Place: england, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%