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Bayside Shakedown (1998)
 6.5
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Bayside Shakedown (1998)
Original name: 踊る大捜査線 THE MOVIE
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Aoshima, a police detective working in the Bayside Precinct, is continually frustrated by the hierarchy and red tape that plague the system. His friend Muroi is climbing the ladder of the police bureaucracy. Muroi has made a pact with Aoshima that while Aoshima looks after the streets, Muroi would make life easier for the cops on the beat. One day in Bayside, a series of events turns the small station upside down. A corpse is found in the river, then the Police Commissioner is kidnapped, leading to the Metropolitian Police Department to take over the investigation which is led by Murai. Will he be true to his pact with Aoshima and co-operate with the local police? In the meantime, the murder investigation leads to a morbid web page and a deadly chat room in cyberspace...
Plot: thief, police, violence, investigation, psychopath, kidnapping, internet, undercover agent, theft, crime investigation, helicopter, satire, coworker, murder, police station, teddy bear, raid, traffic policeman, police officer, police inspector, bureaucrat, website, lunchbox, golf ball
Place: japan

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Most similar movies to Bayside Shakedown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, realistic and twists and turns films with plots about police, murder, police officer, crimes, investigation, crime and violence mostly in Crime, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Bayside Shakedown: The Suspect: Muroi Shinji (2005), Space Travelers (2000), Made in U.S.A (1966), The Vexxer (2007), Untraceable (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Bayside Shakedown 2 (2003)
Genre: Crime, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: The movie takes place again in the fictional Wangan Station of the Tokyo Metropolitan Police Department the once empty space within Wangan's jurisdiction has become a popular tourist attraction. When a string of murders of company execs begins ...
Plot: police station
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Suspect: Muroi Shinji (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 117 min.
Story: One day in February, 2005, Metropolitan Police Department Superintendent Muroi (Toshiro Yanagiba) is arrested to take responsibility for a botched murder case he headed. His faithful colleagues, including Arashiro (Toshio Kakei) and Okita (Miki ...
Plot: airport, lawyer, video game, murder, frustration, staircase, dumb police, politics, love triangle, bureaucracy, false accusation, police corruption ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Space Travelers (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Three bank robbers, who declare themselves to be Space Travelers, take six persons as hostages when they are surrounded by the police. Among the hostages, there is a terrorist with a hidden bomb. In order to escape, the robbers ask the hostages to ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, bank robber, adventure, crime gone awry, cons and scams, disorder, heist, rivalry, danger, heroes, crimes, obsession ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Made in U.S.A (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Paula Nelson (Anna Karina), a female version of Humphrey Bogart's hard boiled detectives, goes to Atlantic City to meet her lover, Richard Politzer, at an unknown point in the future (maybe 1969). Once there, she learns that Richard is dead and ...
Style: psychological, stylized, serious, realistic, avant garde
Plot: politics, murder, investigation, deadly, mystery, crime gone awry, gangsters, dishonesty, life is a bitch, private detective, manipulations, legal investigation ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.1
 4K
The Vexxer (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Scotland Yard investigators have to prevent the murder of Victoria Dickman when her name is found on a death list.
Style: humorous, gothic, exciting, captivating, touching ...
Plot: police detective, parody, nun, murder, crimes, master criminal, police investigation, investigation, law enforcement, goofy hero, deadly, farce ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: london, england, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
V.I. Warshawski, Detective in High Heels (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Victoria "V.I" Warshawski is a Chicago based private detective who agrees to babysit for her new boyfriend; then he is murdered. Being the detective type, she makes the murder her next case. In doing so she befriends the victim's ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining, twist ending ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, crimes, crime, who done it, uncover truth, law enforcement, mystery, deadly, femme fatale, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: chicago illinois, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.2
 47K
Untraceable (2008)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Special Agent Jennifer Marsh (Diane Lane) works in an elite division of the FBI dedicated to fighting cybercrime. She thinks she has seen it all, until a particularly sadistic criminal arises on the Internet. This tech-savvy killer posts live feeds ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, suspense, intense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, serial killer, psychopath, website, webcam, kidnapping, investigation, special agents, torture, violence, suicide, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.0
 42K
CHiPS (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The adventures of two California Highway Patrol motorcycle officers as they make their rounds on the freeways of Los Angeles.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Plot: buddy cop, police, investigation, heist, undercover agent, chase, corruption, motorcycle, surveillance, false identity, fbi agent, arrest ...
Time: 2010s
Place: los angeles, california, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Crooked Mind (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kyle Carson is diagnosed with multiple personality disorder, also known as DID. He despises his community after doing a background search on everyone who he believes has committed a crime without punishment. When one of his multiple personalities, ...
Plot: murder, death, red eyes, gun, violence, knife, killer, blood, police
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Kiss Kiss Bang Bang (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A petty thief posing as an actor is brought to Los Angeles for an unlikely audition and finds himself in the middle of a murder investigation along with his high school dream girl and a detective who's been training him for his upcoming role...
Style: dark humor, twists and turns, humorous, absurd, funny ...
Plot: thief, neo noir, murder, christmas, private detective, actor, investigation, lifestyle, disorder, mistaken identity, dishonesty, artists and showbiz ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, venice beach california, denver colorado ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Police Serve the Citizens? (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Genoa, the Commissioner Sironi has identified the leader of the ferocious racket that controls the port activities. But the law restrains his action.
Plot: mafia, police, corruption, chase, violence, port, investigation, gunfight, italian police, police corruption, police officer killed, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Plagues of Breslau (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Poland
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Every day at 6 pm a serial killer kills another person. Police officer Helena Rus thinks the killings are done by one man only and decides to reveal the killer's identity by getting back in 18th century history of the city.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, twists and turns, psychological ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, police, police detective, revenge, investigation, uncover truth, danger, violence, crimes, severed head, guillotine ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Postman Blues (1997)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sawaki is a postman who's not quite thrilled about his boring way of life. But his life is about to change when he delivers mail to his old schoolmate Noguchi, who's now a member of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia, and just finished cutting ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: postman, yakuza, fall in love, mistaken identity, track down, disorder, dull life, workplace situations, love and romance, danger, crimes, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Youth of the Beast (1963)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: To infiltrate a criminal organization responsible for the death of one of his colleagues, the Detective Tajima adopts the behavior of of a brutal thug and plays opposing yakuza bosses against each other.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, murder, yakuza, gangsters, partners, tough law enforcer, working undercover, vengeance, tough heroes, hitman, pimp, police investigation ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Psych: The Movie (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The ambitious friends come together during the holidays after a mystery assailant targets one of their own. A comedic thrill-ride follows, as the wild and unpredictable Psych team pursues the bad guys, justice … and, of course, food!
Style: humorous, exciting, witty, not serious, twists and turns ...
Plot: clairvoyant, unconventional method, private detective, investigation, police station, police, crimes, sarcasm, resourceful, coworker, police investigation, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.8
 2K
Twenty 20 (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Advocate Ramesh saves Devan from a murder case. Later, he realize Devan was the actual culprit. Ramesh tries for a payback, unaware of Devan's real intentions and the reason for the murder.
Plot: rape, revenge, murder, police officer, beauty pageant, sibling relationship, romance, doctor, thief, gun, gunfight, murder of sister ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.3
 224
Kid Cop (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A kid starts hanging around a police station because his dad was a cop, but now his dad is dead. Everyone tells him he should stay out of the way, but he doesn't, because he's real sad about his dead dad. They're all pretty nice to ...
Plot: loss of father, child driving car, thief, theft, walkie talkie, children, father son relationship, child driving a car, police officer, mayor, overalls, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Yakuza Papers, Vol. 4: Police Tactics (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: As Japan gears up for the 1964 Olympic games, the cops start to crack down under pressure from the public and the press, adding a new dimension in the war for power among the yakuza families of Hiroshima. Akira Kobayashi's Takeda tries to keep ...
Plot: yakuza, police, gang war, murder, mafia, mob boss, violence, arrest, shot to death
Place: hiroshima japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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Super Troopers 2 (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When an international border dispute arises between the U.S. and Canada, the Super Troopers- Mac, Thorny, Foster, Rabbit and Farva, are called in to set up a new Highway Patrol station in the disputed area.
Style: absurd
Plot: police officer, police, highway patrol, hit by a truck, police officer kicked, farce, seduction, karaoke, tour bus, gunfight, knocked unconscious, moustache ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.9
 53K
Ride Along 2 (2016)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: As his wedding day approaches, Ben heads to Miami with his soon-to-be brother-in-law James to bring down a drug dealer who's supplying the dealers of Atlanta with product.
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, funny, exciting, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: police, partners against crime, escapades, disorder, silly humor, police investigation, corruption, drugs, gangsters, wedding, chase, party ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, miami, atlanta georgia, hawaii, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Dhuruvangal Pathinaaru (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A former cop looks back on the case which left him disabled and forced him to quit the force.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating, intense
Plot: police, investigation, serial killer, murder mystery, suspect, constable, car accident, paperboy, double murder, police officer, student, flashback
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Cop in Blue Jeans (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A top undercover cop finds and arrests a series of purse snatchers until he discovers an American at the top of an evil ring of thieves.
Style: cult film
Plot: undercover cop, pickpocket, master criminal, thief, pantyhose, motorcycle, black bra, hat, police, exploitation, female stockinged legs, mouse ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
A Ghost of a Chance (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Defence lawyer Emi is assigned to a particularly unusual case: a man is suspected of murdering his wealthy wife, and his only alibi is a 421-year old ghost, Rokubei. At first Emi is hesitant, but when she pursues her lead she is visited by the ghost ...
Plot: ancestor, exorcist, break up, innkeeper, lawyer, japanese history, charlatan, asian woman, murder, small business owner, roommate, slender legs ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 74K
Blue Streak (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Miles Logan is a jewel thief who just hit the big time by stealing a huge diamond. However, after two years in jail, he comes to find out that he hid the diamond in a police building that was being built at the time of the robbery. In an attempt to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: heist, police station, robbery, crimes, partners, police officer, thief, escape attempt, murder, disorder, cons and scams, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: los angeles, mexico, usa, latin america, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.6
 85K
Cop Out (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detectives Jimmy and Paul, despite nine years as partners, can still sometimes seem like polar opposites – especially when Paul's unpredictable antics get them suspended without pay. Already strapped for cash and trying to pay for his ...
Style: buddy comedy, exciting, humorous, talky, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: robbery, police, thief, wedding, undercover cop, buddies, partners against crime, law enforcement, financial problem, police investigation, wedding preparations and rituals, investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.2
 622
Cops vs. Thugs (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In at least 6 movies by director Kinji Fukasaku, Bunta Sugawara played a yakuza thug. This time, he carries a badge but his character hasn't lost his distaste for double-dealing bosses and authority figures who are out to cover their own butts. ...
Plot: yakuza, police, male nudity, gangster, murder, violence, organized crime, beating, police brutality, nightclub, gangsters, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.2
 102K
Ride Along (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For the past two years, high-school security guard Ben has been trying to show decorated APD detective James that he's more than just a video-game junkie who's unworthy of James' sister, Angela. When Ben finally gets accepted into the ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, not serious, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: escapades, two man army, partners, law enforcement, police officer, police, disorder, gunfight, car chase, violence, wedding preparations and rituals, gangsters ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: usa, georgia, atlanta georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Sunday Woman (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Police commissioner Santamaria is investigating the murdering of the ambiguous architect Mr. Garrone. The investigations soon drive him into the Torino's high society. Santamaria suspect Anna Carla and at the same time falls in love for her. ...
Plot: peeping tom, architect, adultery, hit on the head, prostitution, pervert, tailing a suspect, phallus, cheating wife, voyeur, homosexual, police investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 5.0
 494
Cry Uncle (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Private detective Jack Masters takes on a case and gets mixed up in murder, sex and blackmail.
Style: humorous, offbeat, dark humor, realistic, not serious ...
Plot: parody, private detective, heist, satire, murder, looking for sex, disorder, mate swapping, couples, crime, crimes, manipulations ...
Time: 70s
Place: new jersey, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.4
 126K
Let's Be Cops (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the ultimate buddy cop movie except for one thing: they're not cops. When two struggling pals dress as police officers for a costume party, they become neighborhood sensations. But when these newly-minted “heroes” get tangled in ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, funny, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: impersonating a police officer, investigation, partners against crime, friendship between men, party, male friendship, police car, mistaken identity, disorder, fighting crime, partners, corruption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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