Movies like Line Walker

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Line Walker (2016)
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Line Walker (2016)
Original name: 使徒行者
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The details of undercover police officers are deleted from a police database and a senior officer is left struggling to know who are the undercover officers and who are the criminals.
Plot: drug dealer, police investigation, undercover cop, espionage, casino, bodyguard, skyscraper, favela, car chase, brotherhood, surveillance, cat and mouse, undercover, drug deal, money transfer

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, exciting and serious films with plots about crimes, murder, crime, police investigation, law enforcement, chase and undercover mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Line Walker: The White Storm (2013), Connected (2008), Exiled (2006), Nightfall (2012), Century of the Dragon (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ...
Plot: undercover cop, drug trade, brotherhood, gunfight, police shootout, police officer, drug, police officer killed, police officer shot in the back, police officer shot in the chest, police officer shot, police officer bombed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
 2K
Connected (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A debt collector receives a call from a woman who is kidnapped by an unknown gang. He thinks it is a joke but soon, he realises that it is not a prank.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, prank, rivalry, single parent, danger, collector, daring rescue, crimes, heroes, confined, crime, police inspector ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 8K
Exiled (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A friendship is formed between an ex-gangster, and two groups of hitmen - those who want to protect him and those who were sent to kill him.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, hitman, crimes, gangsters, vengeance, danger, rivalry, starting over, frame up, dishonesty, leadership, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 985
Nightfall (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Inspector Lam investigates the brutal murder of Tsui, a famous musician. Wong, the designated suspect, just spent 20 years in jail for the murder of Tsui's daughter but has always claimed his innocence.
Plot: child abuse, mystery, cake, brutality, revenge, murder, birthday cake, head bashed in, interrogation, stabbed in the back, blood splatter, stabbed in the neck ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Century of the Dragon (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rookie policeman Shing (Louis Koo) grapples with right and wrong in this action-packed story about Hong Kong gangsters. Assigned to go undercover, Shing is so successful in playing the part of a gang member that he becomes right-hand man to gang ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, tough law enforcer, gangsters, police investigation, partners, master criminal, crimes, criminal heroes, working undercover, unlikely partners, crime, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Bullets Over Summer (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Plainclothes policemen Brian and Mike use an elderly woman's apartment for surveillance, hoping to catch a fugitive gangster. They develop a warm relationship with their hostess, whom they call "granny." Meanwhile, each man develops a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pregnancy, surveillance, master criminal, partners, law enforcement, friendship, friends, gang, crime, single parent, partners against crime, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 105K
Miami Vice (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Paraguay, Uruguay
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Miami Vice is a feature film based on the 1980s action drama TV series. The film tells the story of vice detectives Crockett and Tubbs and how their personal and professional lives are dangerously getting mixed.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug lord, drug dealing, mole, crime, police investigation, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, partners, buddies, danger, working undercover, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: miami, havana cuba, usa, florida, colombia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 12K
Flash Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Ma Jun, known for dispensing his own brand of justice during arrests, teams up with an undercover cop, Wilson, to try and bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling ring in the months before mainland ...
Style: realistic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, shooting, mixed martial arts, child in peril, gang, bring down, law enforcer killer, the underworld, merciless, crimes, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 16K
Death Warrant (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Canadian policeman Louis Burke is assigned in a jail to investigate in some murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Lois, using his outstandings martial arts is able to save his life and make himself respected in that violent world. At ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, murder, investigation, martial arts, prisoner, serial killer, undercover, partners against crime, track down, master criminal, working undercover, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 378
Turning Point (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Laughing (MICHAEL TSE) is formally a police undercover. However due to a drug trafficking case, Inspector Pan (FELIX WONG) is hot on his trails. Before Laughing becomes a police undercover, he works under triad leader Yi (ANTHONY WONG). Yi treats ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: car chase, love affair, working undercover, crimes, special agents, tough law enforcer, fall in love, secret agents, gangsters, crime, partners against crime, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Echelon Conspiracy (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Mysterious cell phone messages promise a young American engineer untold wealth - then make him the target of a deadly international plot. Dangerous security operatives chase the engineer across the globe, while a powerful government official pursues ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: surveillance, chase, a.i., danger, undercover, government agency, on the run, chaos, computers and web, technology gone awry, computer system, conspiracy theory ...
Time: contemporary, future
Place: usa, europe, moscow russia, washington d.c., prague ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Eye in the Sky (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of an elite Hong Kong surveillance unit (Simon Yam) keeps one eye on his rookie apprentice (Kate Tsui) and the other on a notorious criminal (Tony Leung Ka Fai) he suspects of masterminding a recent jewel heist in this tense thriller from ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, undercover, police investigation, heist, police detective, gang, law enforcer killer, chase, rivalry, law enforcement, fighting crime, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.3
 223
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, friendship, hitman, paramilitary, politics, cell phone, law enforcement, confined, heroes, going straight, fugitives, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.8
 885
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.4
 8K
Thunderbolt (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In order to release his kidnapped sister, sports car mechanic Jackie Chan has to beat a super-criminal street racer.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, car chase, kidnapping, tough heroes, police, master criminal, police investigation, vengeance, partners against crime, crimes, martial arts, heroes ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.2
 143
Shiver (2003)
Genre: Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sammi (Athena Chu) and her husband Chan (Francis Ng) try to find ways to salvage their dying marriage after Sammi is injured during a robbery. The second chance at resolving their marital issues is embraced, but it also creates a dangerous situation ...
Style: tense, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, offbeat ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 27K
Sleepless (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Undercover Las Vegas police officer Vincent Downs is caught in a high stakes web of corrupt cops and the mob-controlled casino underground. When a heist goes wrong, a crew of homicidal gangsters kidnaps Downs’ teenage son. In one sleepless night ...
Style: suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, tense ...
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Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mad Detective (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A rookie cop teams up with a former detective with a supernatural gift to hunt down a serial killer.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious ...
Plot: police investigation, profiler, police detective, murder, law enforcement, manic, dishonesty, deadly, mental illness, misfit, chases and races, a vision ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 2K
Firestorm (2013)
Genre: Action, 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, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: against the rules, police investigation, master criminal, undercover, working undercover, tough law enforcer, rivalry, chase, gain trust, crime, heist, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 11K
Running Scared (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two street-wise Chicago cops have to shake off some rust after returning from a Key West vacation to pursue a drug dealer that nearly killed them in the past.
Style: humorous, witty, talky, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, chase, car chase, friendship, violence, bar, christmas, vacation, airport, undercover cop, police investigation, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa, illinois, chicago illinois, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Longest Nite (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Two triad leaders vie for the right to manage a string of casinos in Macau which sparks an exhausting battle. A twist of fate brings the two gangster bosses together in collaboration, but rumors have it otherwise. A murderous plot unfolds.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 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 ...
Plot: spit in the face, strait jacket, facial scar, bullet wound, paralysis, brain surgery, police officer shot, emergency room, human rights, brain scan, hospital bed, patient ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.1
 25K
Heist (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A father is without the means to pay for his daughter's medical treatment. As a last resort, he partners with a greedy co-worker to rob a casino. When things go awry they're forced to hijack a city bus.
Style: tense, clever, exciting, suspense, entertaining ...
Plot: heist, criminal, casino, money, robbery, bus, chase, sick child, crime boss, father daughter relationship, police investigation, hostage ...
Time: 2010s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 9K
Drug War (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The taciturn police commander Zhang leads an undercover drugs team and in his continuous battle against the ubiquitous drug barons, takes up arms against his arch enemy, Timmy Choi. When he gets hold of Choi, he makes a deal with him: in exchange ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, mole, criminal heroes, working undercover, recruit, betrayal, whistleblower, law enforcement, crimes, dishonesty, undercover, drug dealing ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.3
 1K
Triple Tap (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Champion competitive marksman Ken comes across an armored van robbery. He sees a policeman held hostage and shoots and kills four of the robbers. One of the robbers escapes and the policeman survives. The case is handled by Jerry Chang, whom Ken ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: traffic policeman, security guard, police funeral, tough law enforcer, heroes, mind game, urban, danger, rivalry, law enforcer killer, crimes, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Mod Squad (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Three minor delinquints (Danes, Ribisi, and Epps) are recruited by a cop (Farina) working undercover to bust a cop/drug ring. When the officer who recruited them is killed, they go above and beyond the call of duty to solve the murder; and bust the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: undercover, chase, investigation, working undercover, partners, partners against crime, criminal heroes, deadly, undercover cop, police corruption, conspiracy, murder ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Holcroft Covenant (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A man who was a confidant of Adolf Hitler dies and leaves a fortune to make amends for his Nazi past--but his son has to search the world to find it
Style: suspenseful, realistic, psychological, serious, twist ending ...
Plot: espionage, holocaust, haunted by the past, against the odds, political intrigue, dishonesty, crimes, mind game, family relations, conspiracy, nazi, violence ...
Time: 80s, 1940s, future
Place: geneva switzerland, tower bridge london, manhattan new york city, berlin germany, greenwich village manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.3
 37K
The Dead Pool (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dirty Harry Callahan returns for his final film adventure. Together with his partner Al Quan, he must investigate the systematic murder of actors and musicians. By the time Harry learns that the murders are a part of a sick game to predict the ...
Style: serious, suspense, exciting, psychological, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police, mafia, prison, reporter, crime, police investigation, against the rules, law enforcement, tough cop, murder, car chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Striking Distance (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Coming from a police family, Tom Hardy ends up fighting his uncle after the murder of his father. Tom believes the killer is another cop, and goes on the record with his allegations. Demoted to water-way duty Tom, along with new partner Jo ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, disturbing, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, murder, frame up, police investigation, police corruption, chase, homicide detective, rescue, tough law enforcer, danger, rivalry, boat ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: pittsburgh, usa, philadelphia, san francisco, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
6th Commandment Cross (2012)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Meet Leonard, a man who will help you die with a smile on your face. A young attorney meets his client for the first time, a serial killer known as the "Smiley Face Killer", whose victims all died with a smile on their faces.
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, danger, deadly, crimes, crime, mercy killing, lawyer, euthanasia
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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