Movies like Thunder Cop

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Thunder Cop (1996)
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Thunder Cop (1996)
Original name: 新喋血雙雄
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cop action movie clumsily inter-cut with slapstick. Dumb cop befriends triad guy who wants to go straight but is being set up by his unscrupulous drug dealing colleagues.
Plot: love, martial arts, gangsters, fight, kung fu, police, friendship, violence, love triangle, unrequited love, brutality, crime boss, gun, betrayal, gunfight, organized crime, tea, blood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, misunderstanding, criminal gang, loss of father, police officer, woman in danger, mexican standoff ...
Place: hong kong, taipei

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about blood, violence, blood splatter, gunfight, brutality, gun and martial arts mostly in Action, Crime and Drama genres. Some movies like Thunder Cop: Mercenaries From Hong Kong (1982), My Heart Is That Eternal Rose (1989), Walk on Fire (1988), Just Heroes (1989), Bullet for Hire (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mercenaries From Hong Kong (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Ti Lung plays a Vietnam vet who's now an 'honourable' mercenary-for-hire taking on an assignment tracking down an assassin who's fled to Cambodia after murdering an industrialist from Hong Kong. He recruits a team for the task ...
Plot: gunfight, gun duel, kung fu, blood splatter, brutality, blood, mexican standoff, gun, gore, violence, martial arts, war violence ...
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95%
My Heart Is That Eternal Rose (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The triangular relationship between Lap (Joey Wang). Rick (Kenny Bee) and Cheung (Tony Leung) is the backbone of this film. Lap's father was once a triad; he retired and opened a bar near seashore. Rick worked there and was a couple with Lap. ...
Plot: police, assassination, shot in the hand, triad, gun duel, police officer shot through the heart, explosion, assault rifle, submachine gun, police officer shot in the chest, violence, blood ...
Place: hong kong, macau
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76%
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Walk on Fire (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sergeant Kwok Wah (Andy Lau) and Ho Lung (Ray Lui) are both colleagues and best friends. Ho Lung has developed hatred with a gang leader Dick. Dick sends Hung (Cherie Chung) as a bait to kill Ho Lung. Swore to take revenge for his best friend, Kwok ...
Plot: gun duel, shooting a police officer, police officer shot in the head, police officer shot in the back, gunfight, police officer shot in the chest, blood, violence, brutality, police, gun, police officer killed ...
Place: hong kong
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72%
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Just Heroes (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The assassination of a gang lord triggers a power struggle amongst his men. Who will win the game the righteous or the villain?
Plot: boat, shot to death, hand to hand combat, revenge, bloodbath, death, shot point blank, shot in the leg, gore, shot in the stomach, blood on camera lens, shot in the chest ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Bullet for Hire (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two hitmen, both good friends who work for the Triad, get a new partner, a nervous young rookie who starts off badly by blowing an assignment, but soon becomes proficient at his bloody work. When one of them is blackmailed into helping the police, a ...
Plot: female police officer, heroic bloodshed, hitman, triad, blowtorch, blood splatter, pistol, interpol, gunfight, mexican standoff, submachine gun, betrayal ...
Place: hong kong
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67%
Sworn Brothers (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Superstar Andy Lau and Cheung Kwok Keung are heroic bloodshed brothers in the riveting triad saga Sworn Brothers! Lau (Andy Lau) is a fast-rising enforcer with the triads, but beneath his "bad" exterior is the sworn brother of Cheung ...
Plot: brutality, violence, police officer killed, police officer knocked unconscious, explosion, blood, gun, gunfight, police station, blood splatter, hospital, impersonating a police officer ...
Place: hong kong
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66%
Escape from Brothel (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: . A hapless couple struggles to escape the clutches of an evil crime boss
Plot: female martial artist, martial artist, kung fu, bloodbath, blood, female nudity, gun, violence, martial arts, explosion, blood splatter, electrocution ...
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64%
The Last Conflict (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Interpol officer Dickson Kwan is sent to Hong Kong to investigate in a fake passport forgery case and collaborates with officer Pau Sei and Lau Ting Kin. Due to different approaches on investigating, Dickson and Sei often get into conflicts. Later ...
Plot: blood, brutality, kung fu, martial arts, fight, fistfight, violence, machete, martial artist, pipe, gun duel, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Fury (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Chuck (Philip Chan), Jimmy (Waise Lee) and Lucky (Michael Wong) are blood brothers. Jimmy's cousin Jake, acts as a go-between, arranges a trafficking of counterfeit U.S. notes between Jimmy's group and the local triad society in Taiwan. ...
Plot: kung fu, gun, hand to hand combat, martial arts, police officer, mexican standoff, police officer killed, fistfight, police lineup, brutality, police shootout, police officer shot in the chest ...
Place: taiwan, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
A Better Tomorrow (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.
Style: stylized, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, friendship, vengeance, gangsters, forgery, police officer, prison, revenge, crime, crimes, police investigation, siblings relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia, taiwan, taipei, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Rich and Famous (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crime and a violent war between rival gang lords.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wedding, gangsters, betrayal, gang, crimes, downfall, criminal heroes, rivalry, deadly, gambling, friendship, rich and poor ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
A Moment of Romance (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A story of a bank heist that almost ended in disaster (for the robbers) until their getaway driver Wah Dee (Andy Lau) took a young woman Jo Jo(Jacklyn Wu) hostage. After preventing her from getting killed by his accomplices, both began a forbidden ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, friendship, motorcycle, romance, crimes, hostages, love and romance, young lovers, friends, confined, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Legacy of Rage (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brandon plays Brandon Ma, a regular working Joe who holds down two jobs, so he can support his girlfriend May and his dream of owning a motorcycle. Brandon's best friend is Michael, an ambitious and murderous dope peddler. Michael covets May ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, revenge, friends, gangsters, dishonesty, rivalry, confined, deadly, frame up, prison life, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, police officer shot in the chest, blood, brutality, violence, shooting a police officer, stabbed in the stomach, revenge, police officer bombed, police, police officer killed, hospital ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Boxer from Shantung (1972)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Leaving the poverty of his life in Shantung to seek fortune in Shanghai, The Boxer is instead drawn into a world of corruption, gang warfare and evil... Where his only protection is his famed fighting technique.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, criminal's revenge, ambition, criminal heroes, crime, gang, rivalry, master warrior, crimes, rise and fall, humble ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1900s
Place: china, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
New Police Story (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Sent into a drunken tailspin when his entire unit is killed by a gang of thrill-seeking punks, disgraced Hong Kong police inspector Wing (Jackie Chan) needs help from his new rookie partner, with a troubled past of his own, to climb out of the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostage, gang, redemption, partner, crimes, hostages, revenge, rivalry, police, haunted by the past, birthday ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, los angeles, tokyo
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51%
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Ballistic Kiss (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cat is a killer-for-hire intends on finding his nemesis wesley for revenge. When cat finally meets his long-awaited opponent a chain of events led to cat holding a policewoman hostage. They gradually begina a precarious relationship that may or may ...
Plot: death, massacre, blood, sniper rifle, bloodbath, kicking, brutality, gunfight, pistol, martial arts, hitman, stabbing ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
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Fury in Red (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A cop/gangster actioner involving seedy corporate dealings tied with ruthless Vietnamese gangs.
Plot: stabbed in the eye, murder of wife, violence against women, shooting a police officer, organized crime, hospital, flashback, gun, perversion, shot in the back, torture, explosion ...
Place: hong kong, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Return Engagement (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A well-known gangster is released from prison, and decides look for his daughter with the help of a troubled young woman.
Plot: boy killed, violence, gun duel, blood, child killed, child murder, martial arts, gore, blood splatter, gangsters, bloody body of a child, gangster ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Runaway Blues (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Before he was crowned one of the "Four Heavenly Kings", Andy Lau starred in the 1989 gangster film Runaway Blues. He plays Lam, a Taiwan gangster who flees to Hong Kong after killing a rival gangster. Hiding at his uncle gang boss ...
Plot: offscreen killing, shot point blank, brutality, female nudity, murder, violence against women, shot in the leg, kung fu, blood on camera lens, water well, hostage, shot in the chest ...
Place: taiwan, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Better Tomorrow II (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A restaurant owner his ex-con brother and a policeman team up to avenge the murder of his old friends daughter by the Triad.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, gangsters, undercover, leadership, gang war, restaurant, gory, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem, pregnancy, working undercover, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, new york, usa, asia
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49%
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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: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, police corruption, gangsters, betrayal, martial arts, vengeance, wooing, drug abuse, police detective, tough heroes, partners, crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
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48%
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The Tigers (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cops find their careers and their lives in jeopardy when they spend a gangster's bribe money after releasing him from custody during a drug bust.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, suspenseful, psychological
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police detective, police corruption, dishonesty, deadly, vengeance, murder, crimes, gangsters, disorder, drug dealing, gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Fatal Contact (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man learns the fighting techniques of Sanda from a coach. The two become best friends as the young man prepares to enter an underground tournament, competing against some of the top fighters of the world.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: martial arts, adventure, heroes, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, athlete's life, street fighter, tough heroes, organized crime, crime boss, fight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mafia vs. Ninja (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sewage workers Jack and Charlie get involved in an international Asian gang war when Jack helps the boss of a Shanghai gang against one of his rebellious underlings. This underling then strikes a deal with the Japanese Yakuza in the hopes of ...
Plot: ninja, martial arts, sword fight, disarming someone, kung fu, gunfight, mafia, fistfight, gangsters, yakuza, ninjitsu, katana ...
Place: hong kong
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44%
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Heat Team (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eason Chan is K.C, Chan and Y.T. Lee is Aaron Kwok, both are very smart cop, who both were assign to interpol. The only thing that make them different is woman. K.C Chan is known for courting with a lot of woman and Y.T. Lee get nervous around ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: gangster, heroic bloodshed, brawl, machine gun, pistol, hand to hand combat, street shootout, gunfight, blood, violence, police, ak 47 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Flaming Brothers (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An early movie of Chow Yun-Fat. The story is about two brothers going into opposite directions in life. One leaves the triads to become an honest citizen, the other stays triads member. But in the end both hold together. A typical HK movie storylin ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, culture clash, working undercover, siblings relations, friends, hitman, martial arts, society, gang, rivalry, odd couple, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, thailand, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
A Moment of Romance II (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A street racer encounters a mainland courtesan under an extraordinary circumstances. A moment of Romance between them follows after.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, chases and races, motorcycle chase, romance, obsessive quest, misfit, on the run, politics, criminal heroes, crimes, immigrants, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Karate Girl (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Blond bombshell Filiz Akin is Zeynep, a mute girl who lives with her aging father at a farm. One day five criminals, who just escaped from prison, invades the homes and kills the father and rapes Zeynep. Because of the shock of being raped, she ...
Plot: martial arts, rape revenge, exploitation, femme fatale, gunfight, kung fu, karate, shot to death, violence, karate kick, blood, karate chop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Rich and Famous 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After being released from prison, Tang Kat-Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous.
Style: stylized, rough, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, gangsters, ambition, crimes, rivalry, deadly, buddies, hopes, crime, gang, going straight, tragic hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%