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Iskalawag: Ang Batas Ay Batas (1997)
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Iskalawag: Ang Batas Ay Batas (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Story: An Filipino action police film directed by Francis Posadas .
Plot: bank robbery, police, friendship, bank robber, corrupt cop, best friend, robbery, gunfight, police corruption, father son relationship, police station, childhood friend, congressman, police officer, killed in action, fire fight
Place: the philippines

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, suspenseful, realistic and serious films with plots about police officer, police, gunfight, murder, explosion, violence and martial arts mostly in Action, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Iskalawag: Ang Batas Ay Batas: Afuang Bounty Hunter (1988), Birador (1998), Rage (1997), Manila's Finest (2015), Armadong Hudas (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Afuang Bounty Hunter (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An honest to goodness cop who labors to keep the honor of his badge. Fighting ruthless criminals, he has acquired the fury of the syndicates he is fighting. But despite all the threats that are coming his way he does not give up.
Plot: bribery, police, police station, robbery, billiards, police officer, criminal syndicate, bounty hunter, arrest, murder
Place: the philippines
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Birador (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Story: Mike Santana is technically as person for he uses his position as a policeman to savagely murder people; he also manhandles his wife Gina. His partner in service is Frankie, a young loyal police who sticks with him through thick and thin. But in end ...
Plot: bank robbery, police officer, religious faith, assassin, murder, friend, corrupt cop, mistress, gambling house, witness, father son relationship, gang rape ...
Place: the philippines
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Rage (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Federal Republic of Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Story about young criminals in Belgrade during the 1990s crisis.
Plot: sex trafficking, gunfight, rifle, criminal gang, police officer, organized crime, rape, revenge, youth, criminal, violence, police ...
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Manila's Finest (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A film based on the life of retired Western Police District Colonel Jimmy Tiu, who last served as Sta. Mesa Police Station Commander.
Plot: police, van, chase, swat, pistol, gun, police officer
Place: the philippines
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Armadong Hudas (1998)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Story: A Filipino action movie directed by Augusto Salvador which is a followup from the movie Barumbado(1990) .
Plot: car chase, spear, punching, stabbed to death, father son relationship, falling from height, father and son, cemetery, disguise, sniper, explosion, shooting range ...
Place: the philippines
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Anak ng Kumander (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A rebel's son, Kumander Idel (Manny Pacquiao) pursued his father's work as an outlaw who hides in the mountains with a group of men creating chaos on the corrupt officials who continue to oppress people. Just like a typical anti-hero, he ...
Plot: rebellion, corrupt police, mountain, police, kidnapping, soldier, army, revenge, mayor, muslim, politician, bounty ...
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Banal (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Philippines
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Cris and Jason are two policemen with two opposite personalities and philosophies-Cris is the epitome of the rare, near-extinct breed of honest cops while Jason is the basurero, the legman/front man who does the dirty work of his district's ...
Plot: friendship, dirty cop, fight, betrayal, politician, police shootout, pope, stabbed in the leg, priest, police officer killed, car chase, assassination attempt ...
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Frame-Up II: The Cover-Up (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The bank president in a small California town isn't quite the upstanding citizen he appears to be--he's a corrupt killer, who has just kidnapped the wife and daughter of the local sheriff.
Plot: police officer, sheriff, kidnapping, corruption, police
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Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An L.A. cop investigating the rape and murder of his wife traces the crime to a psycho biker gang that smuggles guns. He teams up with an FBI agent to stop them and catch his wife's killers.
Plot: smuggling, robbery, gangster, dancer, gunfight, fight, weapons, gangsters, bodybuilder, martial arts, violence, cult ...
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Alone in the Neon Jungle (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A by the book female police officer is assigned to the most corrupt precinct in Pittsburgh and told to get it cleaned up.
Plot: corrupt cop, dead cop, dirty cop, explosion, drug dealer, policewoman, police station, police captain, burglary, corruption, female protagonist, prostitute ...
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Bala Ko... Bahala Sa 'yo (2001)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Story: Jeric Raval is Dias Del Fuego. An anti-organized crime cop who does the beat with a dark side of the law demeanor. The kind that loves to fight fire with fire and that which keeps the violent underworld under check. After being meted an indefinite ...
Plot: police officer, extortion, ex-lover, syndicate, tough cop, organized crime, hostage situation, fighting crime, crime, crimes
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Askal (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Story: Tells the story of Askal (John Regala) hardened by life in poverty. All grown up, he uses his skills to stop the spreading of 'Askals' (Asong-Kalye, Street Dog; used as a metaphor for street children) and give them a better future. ...
Plot: poverty, gun, police corruption, doberman, shot to death, puppy, uzi, killer, mafia, gas station, police, dog ...
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White Fury (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Two ruthless criminals take two teenage couples hostage at a remote mountain cabin in Colorado following a botched bank robbery.
Plot: snowboarding, hostage, gunfight, bank robbery, bank robber, competition, bank, snow, robbery
Place: colorado
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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: police shootout, gun duel, kung fu, brutality, gun, police, martial arts, counterfeit money, gunfight, police officer, police officer killed, police officer shot in the chest ...
Place: hong kong, taiwan
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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: kung fu, martial arts, policewoman, model, heroine, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, heroic bloodshed, police, helicopter, bicycle, roundhouse kick ...
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Pugoy - Hostage Davao (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Philippines
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Plot: killer, death, hostage, prisoner, police, mayor, missionary, australian, police officer
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Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Chicago policeman Terry McCain is determined to put away mobster Sal DiMarco, who always gets acquitted on technicalities. While monitoring a drug sale, a shootout ensues, and one of Terry's fellow officers gets away with $3 million of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa
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Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A hardened, relentless cop (Jim Parandine) is pushed to the edge when his family is murdered by some criminals. He becomes a recluse in the mountains, where years later, the same criminals end up to rob a bank. Jim uses his Navy Seal training and ...
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Place: the philippines
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