Movies like The Vanished Murderer

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The Vanished Murderer (2015)
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The Vanished Murderer (2015)
Original name: 消失的凶手
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: At a women's prison in the northern China in 1932, a prisoner escapes. Inspector Song Donglu is summoned to investigate the escape.
Plot: suicide, train, female prisoner, inspector, escaped prisoner, crooked businessman, police officer killed, police officer, police shootout, train station, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot
Time: 1930s
Place: china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, suspense and rough films with plots about police officer, police officer killed, police officer shot, police shootout, police officer shot in the chest, police and killed in police car mostly in Crime, Thriller and Action genres. Some movies like The Vanished Murderer: Merciless Man (1976), Bersaglio altezza uomo (1978), Rock N' Roll Cop (1994), Shock Wave 2 (2020), Robbery (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Merciless Man (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The city suffers and succumbs unarmed, but an ex secret agent succeeds in winning the struggle against the gangsterism. Intrigue and violence grip a society victim of the crime.
Plot: police officer, security guard, murder, police officer killed, police shootout, foreigner, security guard killed, director cameo, police officer bombed, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Bersaglio altezza uomo (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, Turkey
Duration: 89 min.
Story: On a mission in Istanbul, an interpol agent disrupts the activities of a powerful drug lord and his accomplices. To get rid of him, the gangsters blackmail a skeet shooting champion into shooting the inspector.
Plot: traffic policeman, police officer killed, female nudity, police officer, police shootout, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, police officer knocked unconscious, killed in police car
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
La Legge Violenta Della Squadra Anticrimine (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mobster kills a cop during a robbery and then finds himself pursued by the police, his gang, and the media.
Plot: security guard, police chase, police officer, police officer killed, police shootout, armored truck, traffic policeman, armored vehicle, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, security guard killed
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Rock N' Roll Cop (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Hong Kong cop is sent to mainland China to find a group of killers. Meanwhile, a cop discovers that his former love is aiding the gang of crooks.
Plot: guitarist, sadism, torture, police shootout, robbery, violence, prostitute, brutality, bloodbath, police officer, female nudity, hostage ...
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Movie in collections
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Shock Wave 2 (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When a bomb went off unexpectedly during a police operation to disarm it, bomb disposal officer Poon Shing-Fung got caught in the blast and lost one of his legs. Poon decided to leave the police service. Three years later, the police suspect Poon, ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: police shootout, bomb, police officer killed, amnesia, escapades, crimes, false accusation, undercover, memory loss, undercover cop, gunfight, elevator ...
Place: hong kong, nepal
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
 488
Robbery (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An anarcho-absurdist blood-soaked grand guignol indie flick with attitude to burn, this is the pitch perfect youth movie from Hong Kong. A twenty-something punk fancies himself a total player, but the best job he can find is overnight clerk at a ...
Plot: police officer taken hostage, police officer, dirty cop, police shootout, corrupt cop, police officer killed, police uniform stolen, police officer shot in the head, police officer shot through the heart, police officer shot in the chest, police officer stabbed, police officer shot
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The White Storm (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 140 min.
Story: An operation against the notorious druglord in Thailand changed the destiny of a HK narcotic team- the workaholic captain lost his men and bright career; the loyal officer was abandoned and went missing; the undercover cop who was salvaged chose to ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, brutal, exciting
Plot: undercover cop, brotherhood, gunfight, drugs, police shootout, police officer, drug trade, police officer killed, police, fight, survival, police officer shot in the chest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Milano Violenta (1976)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A gang of thieves decides to hit the headquarters of Aspex. The police intervened and only two of the robbers managed to escape with the loot, while the other two are forced to take hostages to escape. The police started investigations but also the ...
Plot: robbery, carabinieri, police shootout, police officer killed, police raid, crimes, police officer shot through the heart, police officer shot, police escort, killed in police car, police officer shot in the chest
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 2K
Three (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Realising that he will be defeated in no time during a police showdown, a thug shoots himself to force the cops to cease fire and take him to the hospital. In the hospital, he claims human rights to refuse immediate treatment in order to buy time ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: husband wife relationship, chinese, police detective, police shootout, gangsters, police officer, policewoman, doctor patient relationship, robbery, police, gunfight, capture ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Cops and Robbers (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cops and Robbers depicts a city where ordinary citizens hold little trust for the police; far removed from the post-ICAC Hong Kong of today. "Can't even look after their own guys," a man grumbles in a roast shop after the bank ...
Plot: police officer killed, police shootout, police officer, bank robbery, stolen gun, police officer shot through the heart, police officer stabbed, police officer shot in the back, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot in the head, police officer shot, police funeral
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.2
 747
Death Rage (1976)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A professional killer is lured into a deadly double-cross when he agrees to assassinate a Mafia kingpin.
Style: cult film
Plot: cult, exploitation, crime scene, wounded, nightclub, mob boss, psychosomatic illness, police inspector, loss of brother, acid, criminal underworld, cemetery ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, naples italy, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 29
Canne mozze (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Giovanni Molet is sent to jail for the murder of two of the Carraro family over a feud over land. While incarcerated, a vendetta is carried out on Molet's brother who is killed by the Carraros. While being transferred to another prison, Molet ...
Plot: train station, carabinieri, police shootout, police officer killed, police officer, italian police, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, police officer shot through the heart
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 119
Cop Target (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Farley Wood is hired to escort a rich widow of a DEA agent and her kid to the tropical island of San Cristobal. The widow needs protection from a gang of international terrorists and her escort soon suspects that the deceased husband was involved in ...
Plot: gunfight, maverick, police officer killed, tough cop, police shootout, fistfight, helicopter, action violence, car chase, chase, revolver, disarming someone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Final Option (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A look at the SDU in the Royal Hong Kong Police Force - how members are selected, how they are trained, their lives, what they think, the relationships between SDU members and their friends and the pressures they face.
Plot: police officer killed, police, swat team, police shootout, police officer, army life, impersonating a police officer, police uniform stolen, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot in the back, killed in police car
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.3
 3K
Shock Wave (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When a terrorist who specializes in explosives takes hold of an underground tunnel, he threatens to kill hostages if his demands are not met.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: bomb, police officer, undercover cop, hostage situation, revenge, police shootout, police officer taken hostage, secret police, mercenary, gunfight, hostage, murder ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 3K
Firestorm (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A crew of seasoned criminals led by the notorious Nam, armed with high-powered weapons, pulls off another smooth and violent armored car heist in broad daylight in a crowded street. Whoever tries to get in their way, they will show no mercy. This ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, against the rules, police investigation, working undercover, undercover, tough law enforcer, master criminal, heist, gain trust, chase, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 200
Double Game (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Drugs, murders, robberies. In Turin, violence is an everyday fact of life, but a mysterious vigilante starts cleaning up the streets. In fact, the killer is a cop, Moretti, who went undercover to do the dirty work he couldn't do in cop's ...
Plot: police corruption, police shootout, police officer, exploding airplane, police chase, rape, betrayal, violence, police officer killed, corrupt cop, brutality, violence against women ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
From Corleone to Brooklyn (1979)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maurizio Merli takes up a familiar role as Commissioner Berni; a cop who puts his life on the line to transport a witness from Corleone to New York City in order to testify against a mob boss on trial for murder. Along the way, Berni and his ...
Plot: mafia, secret police, mob boss, police officer, organized crime, police lineup, police officer kicked, police officer shot
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6K
Fatal Affair (2020)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ellie tries to mend her marriage with her husband Marcus after a brief encounter with an old friend, David, only to find that David is more dangerous and unstable than she'd realized.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, realistic, twists and turns ...
Plot: marriage, mother daughter relationship, police officer killed, police officer, police investigation, crimes, family, justice, gunfight, working undercover, brutality, fight scenes ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 900
Big Bullet (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hotheaded cop Bill Zhu (Lau Ching-wan) gets relegated to the Emergency Unit after a dustup with his inept boss. When the mob kills Zhu's pal and ex-colleague (Francis Ng) during a turf-war hit, he rounds up his motley department cohorts and ...
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, loss of partner, interpol, cop as target, murder, hijacking, vengeance, vigilantism, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china, united kingdom, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.4
 104
Man Wanted (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Undercover cop Lok Hwa takes two years to become the trusted lieutenant of rising Hong Kong drug lord, Feng. The night of the big bust, Feng's flaming car crashes spectacularly into the sea; Feng is presumed dead. Hwa returns to the force and ...
Plot: undercover cop, revenge, police, drugs, gunfight, police officer killed, hospital, brutality, violence, police officer, secret police, blood ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Bloody Hands of the Law (1973)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When a crime boss is murdered while in hospital, a young woman sees the killers, but her room mate convinces her not to tell the police, fearing the consequences. Unfortunately the murderers realize that they have been seen, and kill both women. ...
Plot: violence, police officer killed, interrogation, airport, hospital, witness, police chase, hitman, murder, police officer, police brutality, impersonating a police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 348
Sky on Fire (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The chief security officer at a top-secret medical facility finds himself caught in an explosive battle when a young thief and his accomplices steal a groundbreaking curative medicine. After discovering the true origins of the medicine, the officer ...
Plot: security guard, police shootout, police officer, police escort
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
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Helios (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Wanted criminal "Helios" and his assistant stole a quantity of uranium and plan to produce weapons of mass destruction. They are planning to trade with a terrorist organization in Hong Kong. Chief Inspector Lee Yinming and Inspector Fan ...
Plot: nuclear, weapon of mass destruction, terrorist plot, police shootout, traffic policeman, terrorist, police officer, police, physicist, arms smuggling, diplomacy, police officer killed ...
Place: macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hunters of the Night (1984)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A small gang of criminals is planning to commit a gold heist not knowing that the new member of their gang is actually a police detective. But when his true identity is revealed to the gang they act like they wouldn't know about it and decide ...
Style: cult movie cast
Plot: female nudity, police, disguise, violence, police officer, sex, murder, stripper, factory, blackmail, drug addict, gold ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 561
I Am Afraid (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: During a wave of political violence in Italy, a policeman who's already survived an assassination is assigned to act as a bodyguard to a morally upright judge. He feels increasingly fearful as the links of the upper echelons of police and ...
Plot: judge, paranoia, police, conspiracy, years of lead, bodyguard, surveillance, carabinieri, assassination, terrorism, police officer, police corruption ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
4 Billion in 4 Minutes (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Obscure, action-packed euro-crime yarn about an imprisoned genius who organizes a bank robbery of 4 billion Lire from behind bars. It's up to superhunk Antonio Sabato to save the day, foil the baddies and bed the chick. There are great car ...
Plot: carabinieri, boat, helicopter, police chase, robbery, sea, police officer killed, police officer, police raid, money, police, italian police ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 1.8
 812
Alex L'ariete (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Alessandro Corso is a special forces carabiniere. During an operation he saves a child but cause the death of one of his comrades. He's then transferred to a peaceful little town, where he will be unexpectedly forced to help an hot witness ...
Style: cult film
Plot: police shootout, police officer killed, police officer, police protection, carabinieri, swat team, italian police, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, urination
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
A Killer on the Tracks (1970)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An escort composed of three people transports a huge amount of new one-hundred crown banknotes in a special railway car. At the 196th kilometer, a village girl is waiting at the railway crossing and spots two men removing some packages from the ...
Plot: riding a bicycle, bank manager, police detective, police investigation, police station, diabetes, witness, hospital, widow, train station, banker, investigation ...
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Offering to the Storm (2020)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Inspector Amaia Salazar confronts the origins of her nightmares as she unfolds the darkest secrets of the Baztan valley. Part 3 in the Baztan Trilogy.
Style: psychotronic, realistic, suspenseful, suspense, serious
Plot: forensics, inspector, male nudity, nightmare, memories, murder, investigation, female protagonist, mystery, legend, serial killer, forest ...
Time: 2010s
Place: spain, basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%