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, kung fu, police, violence, drug cartel, military, brutality, gun, massacre, gunfight, smuggling, blood, explosion, showdown, swat, blood splatter, fistfight, bloodbath, standoff, gun duel, exit wound, gun sau, drug ring, weapons fire
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 serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about martial arts, violence, gunfight, blood splatter, blood, fistfight and kung fu mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Red Shield: Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994), Cheetah On Fire (1992), Fury (1988), The Stabilizer (1986), Fire Phoenix (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
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, fistfight, fight, blood splatter, kung fu, interpol, brutality, gun, blood, explosion, gunfight, gun duel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, fight, blood splatter, explosion, gore, fistfight, kung fu, nudity (full frontal - brief), exit wound, gun sau, gun duel ...
Place: hong kong, thailand
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86%
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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, blood, counterfeit money, police officer shot in the chest, gun duel, mexican standoff, police shootout, shooting a police officer, gunfight, blood splatter, hand to hand combat, martial arts ...
Place: hong kong, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.2
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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: explosion, fight, violence, murder, revenge, combat, axe fight, falling, grenade, gun duel, gun sau, kicking ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: violence, mob, blood, gun duel, martial artist, gun, martial arts, kung fu, gunfight, blood splatter, fistfight, combat
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, martial arts, stabbing, police officer killed, gun, massacre, brutality, kung fu, gunfight, fight, gore, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
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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: brutality, police officer shot in the chest, blood splatter, kung fu, gunfight, fistfight, shooting a police officer, police officer killed, gun, police officer shot in the back, police officer shot in the head, gun duel ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
American Hunter (1989)
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: men's toilet, car jump, combat, bloody violence, spit in the face, revolver, blood splatter, explosion, fight, interrogation, electric torture, man in swimsuit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 119
Killer Angels (1989)
Genre: Action
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: martial arts, crime, chases and races, tough law enforcer, strong violent content, gory, law enforcement, gang, cop witness relations, car chase, chase, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: sword duel, gunfight, sword fight, son, blood splatter, kung fu, martial arts, blood, violence, brutality, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: kicking, bloodbath, hitman, sniper rifle, brutality, martial artist, exit wound, diving, gun sau, stabbing, policewoman, martial arts ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: kung fu, machete, fight, blood splatter, gunfight, fistfight, martial arts, gun sau, gun duel, pipe, blood, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: martial arts, violence, explosion, gunfight, kung fu, blood, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: martial arts, hostage, courtroom, police officer killed, brutality, gun, police officer shot in the back, traffic policeman, blood, escape from custody, mexican standoff, gun duel ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, exciting
Plot: gangsters, martial arts, blood, police, strong violent content, chases and races, crimes, boat chase, dishonesty, on the run, cons and scams, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: stakeout, combat, stabbed in the arm, body count, maverick cop, exploding boat, boat chase, police officer shot, shot multiple times, brutality, gun, massacre ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Legacy of Rage (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 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, frame up, prison life, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, danger, murder, kidnapping, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Passionate Killing in the Dream (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror
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: female martial artist, bloodbath, martial artist, martial arts, brutality, female nudity, massacre, gun, kicking, blood, motorcycle accident, gore ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, girls with guns, child murder, gunfight, memory, shot in the forehead, blood splatter, gore, explosion, kickboxing, booby trap, kung fu ...
Place: bangkok thailand, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, fight, martial arts, mexican standoff, gun duel, blood splatter, gore, kung fu, gun, brutality, violence, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: blood splatter, fistfight, gore, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, death, sex, violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), kung fu, gunfight, bloodbath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, fistfight, fight, cult, jeet kune do, brawl, japanese occupation
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, gun, massacre, explosion, machete, fistfight, gunfight, fight, blood splatter, gore, kung fu, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: murder of family, blood, kung fu, sword fight, sword, gore, fistfight, blood splatter, knife, one man army, brawl, martial arts ...
⇓ 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, execution, ninja, stick fight, tough girl, brawl, katana, hand to hand combat, disarming someone, action violence, warrior, ambush ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.2
 139
Bloodfist 2050 (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Alex Danko descends into the ultra-violent underworld of extreme martial-arts to find his brother's killer with the help of hardened Detective Ramirez and his brother's alluring ex-lover in this post-apocalyptic allegory of greed and ...
Plot: heroes, one man army, semiautomatic pistol, one against many, martial arts, brawl, master warrior, battles, violence, karate, martial artist, kickboxer ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Angel On Fire (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A beautiful supermodel-turned-gangster double crosses her ruthless partners after the gang steals a precious relic from a Manila museum. now an enterprising young Interpol agent, with the help of a comical taxi driver, must stop the vicious gang and ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, policewoman, roundhouse kick, heroic bloodshed, relic, criminal syndicate, showdown, heroine, temple, hand to hand combat, tough girl ...
Place: the philippines, manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: martial arts, blood, violence, kung fu, blood splatter, machete, fight, fistfight, gore, combat
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: betrayal, violence, shot in the chest, corruption, broken arm, kicked in the head, body landing on a car, shot in the leg, police officer killed, shot to death, gun duel, disfigured face ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Bloodfist VI: Ground Zero (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Terrorists take over a nuclear weapons launch site, but don't count on a humble military courier, who happens to be making a visit
Plot: kickboxing, hostile takeover, hand to hand combat, semiautomatic pistol, tough guy, terrorist, martial artist, showdown, combat, fistfight, fight, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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