Movies like Made in Hong Kong

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Made in Hong Kong (1997)
 7.5
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Made in Hong Kong (1997)
Original name: 香港製造
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The first independent film to emerge from the former British colony since the changeover to China in 1997, Made in Hong Kong is an intoxicating drama about teenage alienation.
Style: psychological, bleak, serious, captivating, realistic, offbeat
Plot: gangsters, teenage life, crimes, youth, graphic violence, fall in love, juvenile delinquency, haunted by the past, nihilism, introspection, losing-it hero, city life, coming of age, estrangement, right hand man, unfulfillment, violence, suicide, hospital, masturbation, cemetery, male nudity, elevator, erection, bully ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1996
Place: hong kong, china, asia

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Most similar movies to Made in Hong Kong

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and rough films with plots about crimes, youth, love and romance, friendship, society, urban and teenage life mostly in Drama, Crime and Romance genres. Some movies like Made in Hong Kong: Fallen Angels (1995), Chungking Express (1994), Pickpocket (1997), Days of Being Wild (1990), In the Heat of the Sun (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.7
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Fallen Angels (1995)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this bifurcated crime narrative, a disillusioned hitman attempts to escape from his violent lifestyle against the wishes of his partner, who is infatuated with him, and an eccentric mute repeatedly encounters, then subsequently falls for, a ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, mysterious, serious, meditative ...
Plot: hitman, one last job, couples, killer, criminal heroes, love, crimes, partners in crime, couple relations, love affair, loneliness, assassin ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1995
Place: hong kong, asia, tokyo
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100%
Chungking Express (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two melancholy Hong Kong policemen fall in love: one with a mysterious female underworld figure, the other with a beautiful and ethereal server at a late-night restaurant he frequents.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, ambiguous ending, non-linear, artsy ...
Plot: loneliness, fall in love, police officer, femme fatale, romance, multiple storylines, girlfriend, acceptance, depression, new beginning, love, disguise ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994
Place: hong kong, asia, california, taiwan, tokyo
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100%
 7.4
 2K
Pickpocket (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Little pocket thief Wu never got away from the streets like his friends did. He realises that he is alone, as his old buddy doesn't invite him for his wedding. When he falls in love with a hooker he is forced to think about his future. Can he ...
Style: captivating, biting, suspense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: pickpocket, fall in love, introspection, estrangement, low lives, love and romance, unfulfillment, crimes, criminal heroes, unsupportive friend, nudity (full frontal - brief), male nudity ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Days of Being Wild (1990)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The movie is set in Hong Kong and the Philippines in 1960. Yuddy, or 'York' in English, is a playboy in Hong Kong and is well-known for stealing girls' hearts and breaking them. His first victim is Li Zhen who suffered emotional and ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating, touching ...
Plot: love triangle, youth, radio, rain, fight, sailor, romance, parents and children, looking for love, fall in love, love and romance, coming of age ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, the philippines, asia, macau, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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In the Heat of the Sun (1994)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The film is set in Beijing during the Cultural Revolution. It is told from the perspective of Ma Xiaojun nicknamed Monkey, a teenage boy. Monkey and his friends are free to roam the streets of Beijing day and night because the Cultural Revolution ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: coming of age, cultural revolution, gang, teenage boy, teenage love, sexual content, graphic violence, love and romance, juvenile delinquency, politics, state affairs, hardcase students ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1969
Place: china, beijing china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.1
 802
15: The Movie (2003)
Genre: Drama, Comedy
Country: Singapore
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Fast, frenetic, and furious best describe the story of five teenage boys all but abandoned by the system, estranged from any parents, and discarded by life in general. They build a world of there own in which gangs, drugs, fighting, body piercing, ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, bleak, homoerotic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, gang, juvenile delinquency, gangsters, penetration, hardcase students, teenage life, misfit, drug dealing, crimes, youth, kids in trouble ...
Time: contemporary
Place: singapore, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Rebels of the Neon God (1992)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Defying his parents, disaffected youth Hsiao Kang drops out of the local cram school to head for the bright lights of downtown Taipei. He falls in with Ah Tze, a young hoodlum, and their relationship is a confused mixture of hero-worship and rivalry ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric
Plot: family relations, dysfunctional family, nihilism, vandalism, street life, revenge, estrangement, resentment, vengeance, athlete and trainer, school, innocence lost ...
Time: 90s
Place: taipei, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.0
 895
The Drummer (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Music, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: When Sid insults a powerful triad boss, his father sends him to Taiwan for safety. Bored and restless, he discovers a community of Zen drummers high in the hills, and joins up - a decision inspired by a pretty face that soon becomes a challenge.
Style: realistic, sentimental, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, self discovery, rivalry, redemption, introspection, hopes, crimes, drummer, countryside, business partner, training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 4.8
 564
Lan Kwai Fong (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Lan Kwai Fong (LKF), a well-known party location in Hong Kong with loads of nightclubs and bars. Everyone likes to go to LKF for fun, one night stands or even true love. LKF has captured the joys and sorrows of many... One night, Steven - a regular ...
Style: sexy, realistic, captivating, humorous, serious
Plot: nightclub, romance, fall in love, wooing, nightlife, sexual relations, lifestyle, stewardess, couples, sexual content, love and romance, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
A New York Heartbeat (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Spider, a young gang leader, gets in over his head when he robs a notorious gangster. On the run, he's taken in by a sheltered young woman and her reclusive uncle, a legendary mobster gunned down by the same gangster now pursuing Spider.
Style: serious, suspenseful, emotional, rough, realistic ...
Plot: gangsters, on the run, criminal's revenge, fall in love, crimes, juvenile delinquency, crime gone awry, romance, youth, rivalry, love and romance, vengeance ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Comrades: Almost a Love Story (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jun arrives in Hong Kong from mainland China, hoping to be able to earn enough money to marry his girlfriend back home. He meets the streetwise Qiao and they become friends. As friendship turns into love, problems develop, and although they seem ...
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: date night
Plot: instructor, friends, couples, disorder, lovers reunited, couple relations, love affair, friendship, fish out of water, fall in love, city life, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Last Days of Frankie the Fly (1996)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dreaming of ascending the underworld ladder and gaining revenge on his sadistic boss, Sal, a Mafia flunky, Frankie, tries to take a step in the right direction by "saving" an exploited, drug-addicted porn actress, Margaret.
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, sexual, rough
Plot: sidekick, filmmaking, gambling, gangsters, love, redemption, strong sexual content, low lives, drug abuse, vengeance, addiction, fall in love ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Beneath the Harvest Sky (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A teen drama set during the fall potato harvest in a small northern Maine town.
Style: captivating, realistic, psychological, tense, serious ...
Plot: friendship, small town, coming of age, teenage life, youth, social relations, drugs, police, harvest, romance, crimes, couples ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Hong Kong Confidential (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Latvia, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: One week in one of the most exotic and picturesque cities of the world. The day of changes comes when Amaya meets a charming Englishman, Paul and it dramatically changes Amaya's perception of her cultural and personal identity.
Style: semi serious, humorous, sentimental, atmospheric, psychological ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, culture clash, introspection, society, interracial relations, couples, couple relations, city life, alone in the world, workplace, dull life, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Rhymes for Young Ghouls (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In 1976, a Mi'gMaq teenager plots revenge against the sadistic Indian agent who imprisoned her in a residential school where rape and abuse are common.
Style: atmospheric, psychological, serious, gloomy, realistic ...
Plot: juvenile delinquency, teenage life, rivalry, youth, life is a bitch, society, drug dealing, crimes, vengeance, graphic violence, sexual content, coming of age ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1976
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 7.0
 10K
As Tears Go By (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two parallel stories of Wah caught in the mist of a love affair with his beloved cousin, Ngor and his relationship with his triad brother, Fly, who seems to never fall out of trouble.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, rough, neo noir
Plot: gang, gangsters, friendship, friends, love and romance, hopes, crimes, down on your luck, unfulfilled love, island, brother sister incest, robbery ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Brooklyn Rules (2007)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Brooklyn, 1985. With the mob world as a backdrop, three life-long friends struggle with questions of love, loss and loyalty.
Style: realistic, captivating, psychological, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: gangsters, friendship, friends, crimes, love affair, youth, coming of age, murder, revenge, city life, rivalry, sexual content ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 6.6
 127
Spacked Out (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Film following four teenage girls around Hong Kong. The story centers around a young girl who is dealing with a pregnancy.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, disturbing, sexy ...
Plot: kids in trouble, juvenile delinquency, teenage life, lifestyle, society, life is a bitch, youth, sexual relations, sexual promiscuity, teenage pregnancy, friendship, drugs ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
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 6.6
 10K
Dear Wendy (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Denmark, France, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a blue-collar American town, a group of teens bands together to form the Dandies, a gang of gunslingers led by Dick Dandelion. Following a code of strict pacifism at odds with the fact that they all carry guns, the group eventually lets in ...
Style: serious, realistic, harsh, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: friendship, obsession, crimes, juvenile delinquency, self esteem, underdog, love and romance, social misfits, forbidden love, teenage life, small town, violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: west virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Blind Detective (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A blind detective, former cop, teams up with a policewoman who admires him to solve the disappearance of a girl friend of hers, years ago. Besides, he helps her to improve her skills as an investigator.
Style: twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, blind character, police investigation, partners, crimes, disability, dark humor, graphic violence, private detective, partners against crime, law enforcement, misfit ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
Jason's Lyric (1994)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The story of a young man who must confront his own fears about love as well as his relationships with family and friends.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, rough, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: family relations, ghetto, crimes, romance, relationships, siblings relations, drug abuse, haunted by the past, fall in love, addiction, love affair, city life ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, asia, texas, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Timeless Bottomless Bad Movie (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A compilation of episodes from the lives of several of the amateur actors' (who are 'bad teens' and the homeless of Seoul) own experiences, this film sheds light on the dark side of Korean society. Feeling alienated and persecuted, ...
Style: experimental, serious, realistic, non-linear, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: drug abuse, kids in trouble, postmodernism, realism, juvenile delinquency, social misfits, gang, society, youth, misfit, crimes, lifestyle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: seoul, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
A Brighter Summer Day (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 237 min.
Story: A boy experiences first love, friendships and injustices growing up in 1960s Taiwan.
Style: serious, realistic, clever, touching, emotional ...
Plot: murder, coming of age, youth, gang, teenage boy, teenage love, bittersweet, fall in love, human nature, teenage life, human spirit, love and romance ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, year 1960, year 1959
Place: taiwan, asia, taipei
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Movie in collections
 8.0
 11K
The Wounds (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, War
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This film follows two Belgrade youths on their rise to gangster legends in a decaying society.
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, rough, suspense ...
Plot: youth, teenage life, wartime life, life is a bitch, war, battles, coming of age, crimes, friends, murder, sexual content, innocence lost ...
Time: 90s
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, belgrade
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.7
 278
Superegos (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Switzerland, Austria
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Nick Gutlicht lives of illegally selling valuable books, owes money to a bunch of other crooks and has to hide from them. By chance he ends up in the mansion of the famous, now very old philosopher Curt Ledig, who despite the age related ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: introspection, family in crisis, haunted by the past, doctors and patients, under the surface, psychologist, female nudity, male nudity, skinny dipping, bohemian, third reich, pubic hair
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.6
 2K
Strays (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rick (Diesel) is frustrated by the repetitious grind of one-night stands and aimless hustling. Whilst looking for more to his life he meets Heather (Lanza), a neighbour. Rick takes the opportunity to escape his boring life style with her, but soon ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense
Plot: gang, redemption, drug dealer, love and romance, opposites attract, buddies, social misfits, society, juvenile delinquency, misfit, life is a bitch, going straight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
Staten Island (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sully (Ethan Hawke) is desperate to give his unborn son the chance he never had. Jasper (Seymour Cassel) wants to escape the mobsters that have infiltrated his life and business. Parmie Tarzo (Vincent D'Onofrio), a local mob boss, dreams of ...
Style: serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dishonesty, gangsters, crimes, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, violence, murder, mob boss, husband wife relationship, environmentalism, graphic violence, low lives ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 6.8
 19K
Kidulthood (2006)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A day in the life of a group of troubled 15-year-olds growing up in west London.
Style: serious, tense, rough, dark, captivating ...
Plot: urban ghetto life, school, bullying, teenage life, juvenile delinquency, social decay, gang, friendship, teenage love, hardcase students, lifestyle, criminal heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 4.0
 230
As Night Comes (2014)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Troubled 17-year-old Sean Holloway falls in with a group of teenage outcasts called 'The Misfits,' whose charismatic leader, Ricky, takes him under his wing. But as Sean becomes more and more entangled in the gang's anarchist ways, ...
Style: serious, captivating, psychological, tense, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, juvenile delinquency, crimes, gang, vengeance, youth, teenager, violence, halloween, society, teenage life, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
 5.5
 980
Little Athens (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A day in Athens, Arizona, as teens and twenty-somethings navigate life without a compass. Jimmy has gambling debts and sees a chance to steal and sell a dead-man's stash of drugs. The corpse's cousin smells a rat. Jessica, who is ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: youth, friendship, eviction, life is a bitch, crime gone awry, juvenile delinquency, kids in trouble, crimes, drug dealing, society, misfit, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
17%