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Foxbat (1977)
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Foxbat (1977)
Original name: Woo Fook
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In Hong Kong, a Chinese cook swallows a microfilm by accident and becomes a target.
Plot: kgb, evil man, defector, violence, cold war, top secret, agent, spy
Place: hong kong

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and exciting films with plots about violence, martial arts, kung fu, blood, fistfight, rivalry and fight mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Foxbat: The Violent Breed (1984), The London Connection (1979), Weapons of Death (1977), Walk on Fire (1988), The Godfather Squad (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Violent Breed (1984)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A military group led by Henry Silva and Woody Strode are bound by their honor, to execute their orders to kill as many enemies as possible.
Plot: kgb, refugee, violence, drugs, cold war, agent, spy
Place: cambodia
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The London Connection (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A missing formula, a defecting Eastern European scientist kidnapped on his arrival in London, car chases, foot chases, air chases, British secret service and a couple of American tourist caught in the middle.
Plot: agent, formula, child spy, energy, cia, secret plan, james bond spoof, kidnapping, scientist, spy
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Weapons of Death (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Napoli spara! (internationally released as Weapons of Death and Naples shoots) is a "poliziottesco" film directed by Mario Caiano in 1977. It is an unofficial sequel of Napoli violenta, of which reprises the character of Gennarino (still ...
Plot: police, truck driver, knife, genital mutilation, beaten to death, torture, person on fire, gore, blood splatter, shot to death, mafia, corrupt cop ...
Place: napoli italy
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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: blood, police officer killed, blood splatter, violence, gun, brutality, gun duel, police officer shot in the back, police officer shot in the head, police officer shot in the chest, shooting a police officer, martial arts ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Godfather Squad (1974)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bruce Liang plays a Chinese Kung Fu movie star, who during his free time carries on a one-man crusade against drug dealers. The villains trick Liang into signing up to appear in a new martial arts movie. The plan is to kill Our Hero while the ...
Plot: ambush, kung fu, violence, revenge, godfather, asian man, asian woman, asian, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, martial artist, kung fu master ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: gun, drugs, brutality, violence, gore, blood splatter, police officer killed, blood, courtroom, hostage, escape from custody, police officer shot ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Red Dragon (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An FBI agent (Stewart Granger) goes to Hong Kong to short-circuit a smuggler of electrical parts to the communists.
Plot: spy, chinese man, assassination attempt, infiltration, customs, secret agent, explosion, boat, fbi agent, machine gun, car chase
Time: 1960s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Stunt Woman (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A few years in the life of Ah Kam, starting with her joining action director Master Tung's team of regulars.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts
Place: hong kong
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In the Line of Duty (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Michelle Yip of the Hong Kong police is a mild-mannered Kung Fu expert; Michael Wong from air security is happy-go-lucky, stuck on himself, constantly talking, and smitten by her; Yamamoto is quiet, hard-boiled, leaving the Tokyo police to spend ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, coffin, blood, police, kung fu, police shootout, master criminal, terrorism, police investigation, one man army, tough law enforcer, fighting crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
As the Light Goes Out (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The bond of brotherhood is always stronger when you can be pitched into a life and death situation at any time and the only thing that gets you through the inferno is the trust that your brother will have your back. The firefighters of Hong Kong’s ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: anti heroes, urban, save the day, firemen, forces of nature, heroes, partners, heroic mission, politics, explosion, children, child in peril ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Call Me Dragon (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Golden Sand City is filled with brothels and casinos funded by drug lord Yim Kung Ho (evil Mr. Yem) and policed by the iron fist of his henchman Panther (Leopard Head). Vigilantes Inspector Big Dragon (Bruce Liang), Little Mouse, and Black Cat plan ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sword of Swords (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A noble swordsman fights to recover the magical blade that has protected his country for centuries after being blinded and betrayed by a ruthless villain. A cunning killer has blinded the brave warrior chosen to defend his country with an enchanted ...
Plot: revenge, violence, betrayal, blood, kung fu, sword fight, sword, tragedy, martial arts
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Intimate Confessions of a Chinese Courtesan (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 18 year old Ainu (Lily Ho) is kidnapped and sold to a brothel. Her good looks and wild personality make her very popular with the lustful clients, but also draws the lesbian attentions of brothel madam Betty Tei Pei. Betty teaches Ainu the ways of ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Small Tiger (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ho Mei Fong is a young woman in trouble, running from a gang of criminals with something of importance hidden in her purse. She dies in Chien Chen's taxi while trying to escape, but not before hiding the purse. Chien Chen is now involved ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Full Alert (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, Egypt
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Black Dragon's Revenge (1975)
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Legend of the Wolf (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
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38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Hong Kong
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