Movies like Red Shield

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Red Shield (1991)
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Red Shield (1991)
Original name: 雷霆掃穴
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A pair of detectives are after a smuggling ring, and when they come to the leader, they need back-up by a navy seals team - as the traffickers possess not only drugs, but heavy military equipment.
Plot: martial arts, swat team, kung fu, drug cartel, military, police, violence, gunfight, smuggling, brutality, massacre, showdown, fistfight, bloodbath, blood, explosion, gun, blood splatter, gun duel, exit wound, gun sau, weapons fire, swat, standoff, drug ring
Place: china, hong kong

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Most similar movies to Red Shield

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, violence, blood splatter, gunfight, blood, fistfight and gun mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Red Shield: Cheetah On Fire (1992), Fury (1988), Tiger On the Beat 2 (1990), Fire Phoenix (1990), The Stabilizer (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Cheetah On Fire (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In Hong Kong, a weapon dealer has a special computer chip, which is needed to build a secret missile. He is trying to sell it to a foreign goverment. The local secret police, the CIA and an enemy band is looking for him, but he has a very rich and ...
Plot: martial arts, cia, nudity (full frontal - brief), death, brutality, violence, knife fight, sex, gunfight, war violence, kung fu, fight ...
Place: thailand, hong kong
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95%
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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: fistfight, police, police officer killed, mexican standoff, police shootout, martial arts, gunfight, kung fu, counterfeit money, brutality, violence, police officer ...
Place: hong kong, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Tiger On the Beat 2 (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lam, a cop approaching 40 but without much accomplishment, always wants to achieve something memorable before his retirement. He is obliged by his sister to find a decent Chinese girl for his nephew, Baffalo, who is an "American Born ...
Plot: kung fu, violence, martial arts, gunfight, blood, explosion, gun
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87%
 5.4
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Fire Phoenix (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After stumbling across a mob hit, a man must run for his life, trying to stay ahead of vicious mercenaries after the $1 million bounty placed on his head.
Plot: combat, violence, fistfight, gunfight, martial artist, martial arts, kung fu, blood, mob, blood splatter, gun, gun duel
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Stabilizer (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Peter Goldson, aka The Stabilizer, searches for drug smuggler Greg Rainmaker. Rainmaker killed Goldson's fiancee by kicking her with his spiked shoes, and now Goldson wants revenge. Meanwhile, Rainmaker has kidnapped the famous Professor ...
Plot: fight, murder, revenge, diving, female martial artist, brutality, gunfight, massacre, bloodbath, martial artist, martial arts, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Bloody Brotherhood (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Bloody Brotherhood didn't make much of a splash at the HK box office (just reaching that "magic" two-week theatrical run where most HK movies reach the break-even point) and it's gone largely ignored by fans, even though it stars ...
Plot: police officer killed, combat, massacre, fight, bloodbath, child killed, diving, dead girl, child murder, gunfight, violence, police officer ...
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72%
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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: police, fistfight, police officer killed, violence, kung fu, martial arts, brutality, gunfight, blood, blood splatter, police officer shot in the head, gun ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
American Hunter (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jake Carver needs to retrieve a microfilm containing information which would cause a Wall Street panic and an economic crisis for Western governments. Also seeking the microfilm is the villainous Adam who plans to sell the microfilm to the highest ...
Style: microfilm
Plot: death, car chase, master warrior, combat, car accident, kung fu, interrogation, electric torture, brutality, gunfight, torture, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Donnie Yen is back with a vengeance in this electric action thriller. The star of Fist of Fury, Hero and Highlander goes up against Hong Kong's deadliest gangsters in a no holds barred duel to the death. Donnie Yen has proven to be one of ...
Plot: martial arts, death, car accident, combat, fight, bloodbath, violence, kung fu, gunfight, martial artist, fistfight, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Gangland Odyssey (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A retired cop is summoned by his ex-boss to save his kidnapped son from the hands of a deadly Japanese triad. Action violence and a little romance makes GANGLAND ODYSSEY a promising treat!
Plot: gunfight, son, brutality, kung fu, sword duel, martial arts, sword fight, violence, blood, blood splatter, gun
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66%
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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: police, death, martial arts, fistfight, martial artist, gunfight, fight, hitman, violence, murder, diving, brutality ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: machete, gunfight, violence, brutality, fight, fistfight, kung fu, martial artist, martial arts, blood, gun sau, blood splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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: mexican standoff, fistfight, brutality, tragic event, boat, warehouse, diving, violence, assassination, martial arts, betrayal, gunfight ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Greatest Battle of Wolves (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A veteran mobster finds that not only are the police after him, but so are members of his own gang, led by a young gangster who wants to take over.
Style: tense, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, police, strong violent content, mortal combat, crimes, chase, dishonesty, on the run, cons and scams, fight, murder ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Guns of Dragon (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: a HK cop (Mark Cheng) comes to New York City to try and patch things up with his estranged wife (Yvonne Yung Hung), only to find that the criminal (Patrick Lung Kong) that made his life hell in Hong Kong has also come to the States.
Plot: murder, murder of a nude woman, female nudity, diving, police shootout, counterfeit money, police officer killed, martial arts, maverick cop, brutality, gunfight, fight ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Dreaming the Reality (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: MOON LEE and YUKARI OSHIMA have been trained as assassins by their adoptive father FOK. The pre-credits sequence details their training at a very early age, and clearly differentiates the personalities of the two girls/women; the vicious nature of ...
Plot: martial arts, offscreen killing, female assassin, impersonating a police officer, bloodbath, father, forest, brutality, sister sister relationship, machete, gang violence, boxing ...
Place: indonesia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: fight, war violence, kung fu, gunfight, mexican standoff, martial arts, violence, brutality, blood, blood splatter, gore, gun duel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Big Fight (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This film is set during the Japanese occupation of China circa WWII. In it, the Japanese occupiers (and the Chinese Quislings who work for them) are portrayed as total monsters who kill children and rape all women. The heroes are resistance fighters ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, world war two, brawl, kung fu classic, fight, fistfight, kung fu fighting, cult, jeet kune do, japanese occupation
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Hero (1975)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Manchu (Qing) Dynasty, commissioner Ma Chui Kau was a man of peace until a massacre tore apart his family and honor-bounds him to capture the notorious outlaw Hsiung-Wu; that is, until the outlaw captures the commissioner.
Plot: heroes, showdown, fistfight, kung fu master, knife fight, violence, kung fu classic, one against many, brawl, one man army, sword fight, kung fu ...
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43%
Passionate Killing in the Dream (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman can see through the mind of a serial killer. But can she use her talents to alert the police to the killer's next move or will the killer catch on and track her down...
Plot: death, combat, massacre, motorcycle accident, nudity (full frontal - brief), brutality, fistfight, gunfight, bloodbath, kung fu, female nudity, female martial artist ...
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43%
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Killer Angels (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three female cops form a special unit and get their main witness out of the clutches of a gang. The witness holds the key to Chu Chung Sing, a gang-lord who runs a night-club. They will have to face a ruthless but sentimental killer.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: martial arts, cop witness relations, car chase, strong violent content, chase, law enforcement, crimes, tough law enforcer, gang, gunfight, female martial artist, fistfight ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, nudity (full frontal - brief), master warrior, combat, death, bloodbath, martial artist, electrocution, sex, fight, female nudity, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ninja: The Battalion (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Four Chinese germ warfare scientists are kidnapped by a Japanese organisation.
Plot: martial arts, ninja, execution, battles, gangsters, death, combat, prison escape, ninjitsu, final showdown, showdown, soldier ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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New Killers in Town (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story follows Chin Siu Ho and the rarely seen Lee Ga Sing as Wu Shu experts coming over from Mainland China to live with their uncle - Liu Chia Liang and his daughter Moon Lee. Immediately upon arrival, they inadvertently get into a fight with ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, disco, tai chi, person on fire, gangsters, drug smuggling
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: police officer, traffic policeman, police officer killed, escape from custody, mexican standoff, violence, gunfight, police station, impersonating a police officer, hostage, drugs, martial arts ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Angel of Vengeance (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the vein of HARD BOILED and NAKED KILLER comes this action-crime thriller in which two young women caught in a power struggle among a trio of mobsters must struggle to survive in a world run by vice and corruption.
Plot: combat, rape, revenge, nudity (full frontal - brief), sister sister relationship, death, sister, rape and revenge, martial arts, knife fight, sex, female martial artist ...
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37%
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Tiger Cage 3 (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Earnest cop James (Cheung Kwok-leung) works for the Commercial Crime Bureau and is keeping a sharp eye on slick business man Lee Siu-pong (Wong Kam-kong). When his business endeavours garner the attention of an enterprising extortionist, Lee has the ...
Plot: gunfight, police officer killed, criminal underworld, mob violence, tragic event, corruption, fistfight, disfigured face, machete, martial arts, violence, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The dignified killers (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Huei (Lam Wai - Long Arm of The Law) returns home and gets heavily involved in gangster activity once more working alongside boss Luo (Ku Feng). Re-connecting with friend Ping (Emily Chu - A Better Tomorrow) who's now working as a bar girl to ...
Plot: violence, martial arts, machete, fistfight, kung fu, fight, combat, gore, blood splatter, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Redemption (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A disgraced cop goes to work for the mob, and must choose between good and evil when he goes up against his former friends on the force.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: tough cop, tough guy, heroes, martial arts, warrior, drug dealing, brutality, police brutality, gunfight, showdown, gangsters, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
In the Line of Duty III: Force of the Dragon (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a bloody beginning, a pair of stylish Japanese thieves steal some valuable gems. In a harrowing scene, during their escape, they kill the partner of a ruffled detective (think Columbo with a Chuck Barris hairdo). The detective swears revenge, and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, graphic violence, tough law enforcer, heroes, crime gone awry, partners, criminal's revenge, track down, rivalry, law enforcement, crimes, terrorism ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%