Movies like City Cops

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City Cops (1989)
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City Cops (1989)
Original name: 妙探雙龍
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cindy is an American FBI agent who is currently in Hong Kong seeking arch-criminal Kent Tong. In order to bring down Tong and his criminal organization, she teams up with local HK cops David and Johnny.
Plot: martial arts, mafia, kung fu, police, triad, fbi agent, showdown, police shootout

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Most similar movies to City Cops

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, suspenseful and serious films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, police, violence, fight, crimes and hand to hand combat mostly in Action, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like City Cops: The Outlaw Brothers (1990), My Lucky Stars (1985), Queen of Fist (1973), Martial Law (1990), Tiger Claws II (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Outlaw Brothers (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Follows the exploits of two car thieves, and the female police officer who is on their trail.
Plot: police, stolen car, stabbed in the throat, martial arts, snake, car thief, stealing a car, violence, animal cruelty, kickboxing, policewoman, drug smuggling ...
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My Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two Hong-Kong cops are sent to Tokyo to catch an ex-cop who stole a large amount of money in diamonds. After one is captured by the Ninja-gang protecting the rogue cop, the other one gets his old Orphanage gang, dubbed the "Five Lucky ...
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, police, mafia, gang, escapades, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, friends, police corruption, working undercover, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, asia, japan, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Queen of Fist (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Local gangsters apply pressure to the wrong family when they realize that the leader of the family is a mother with powerful kung fu skills.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, revenge, fight, young romance, woman fights a man, gangsters, gangster, mother son relationship, crime, crimes
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Martial Law (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An undercover cop teams up with a martial-arts expert to stop a gang of drug smugglers and car thieves.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, police, crime, fighting crime, crimes, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, partners, rescue, graphic violence, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tiger Claws II (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Released five years after the first installment, Tiger Claws II finds Yeung's martial arts serial killer, Chong, busted out of jail by a team of heavies in the employ of gangster Dai Lo Fu and whisked across the country to San Fransisco's ...
Plot: policewoman, police officer killed, martial art, kung fu, police officer, martial arts, policewoman killing, police
Place: san francisco, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, drug smuggling, disco, martial art, person on fire, tai chi, gangsters
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ninja Thunderbolt (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Ninja Empire has been run by an evil master and one member decides to leave the empire. The ex-Ninja wants a Hong Kong detective to track down the new leader and end his reign of terror.
Plot: martial arts, ninja, wheelchair, ninjitsu, fight, kung fu, key, gangsters, female fighter, roller skates, karate, hypodermic needle ...
Place: turkey, hong kong
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68%
Mission Thunderbolt (1983)
Genre: Crime, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Explosive early Hong Kong actioner about a mysterious criminal known as the White Tycoon, who hires three top assassins to help him eliminate his rivals in two local mobs, the Scorpions and the Serpents.
Plot: assassin, triad, handcuffs, gambling, police, nightclub, snake, martial arts, murder, knife, interpol, motorcycle ...
Place: hong kong
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Heart of a Dragon (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Story of a cop who forsakes his dreams of sailing around the world so that he can care for his mentally retarded brother. Innocently caught up in a gangland fight, the brother is kidnapped to force the cop to turn over a police informant.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mentally challenged, gang, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, siblings relations, love affair, family life, swat ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Murders Made to Order (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Following the tragic events of Sting of the Scorpion, Maggie finds herself stripped of her rank and committed to an insane asylum. The crooked cop who put her there offers to procure her release and reinstatement - if she'll go undercover as a ...
Plot: death of protagonist, martial arts, fistfight, gangster, blood, machete, arrest, briefcase, revolver, karate kick, sniper, chase ...
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Above the Law (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Yuen Biao plays Jason Chan a lawyer, angry at the way the law seems to protect the bad guys, he decides to take the law into his own hands when a key witness and his entire family are murdered. but Cindy Si is soon on his case and it all spirals ...
Style: bleak, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, rivalry, partners, crimes, law enforcement, crime, deadly, legal, righting the wronged, vigilantism ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Martial Law II: Undercover (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Sean and Billie are undercover cops and martial arts masters. Investigating the death of a cop, they uncover a deadly ring of murder and corruption at a glitzy nightclub where the rich are entertained by seductive women and protected by martial arts ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, cult film, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, police detective, nightclub, murder, police corruption, reluctant partners, gang, society, partners, tough law enforcer, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the murder of two kung fu experts, Bruce, a Police Inspector from New Zealand, decides to get involved in the case despite only being on vacation in Hong Kong. At the scene of the most recent murder, the victim managed to tear off a Buddha ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, stylized violence, asian, karate chop, brawl, martial artist, karate kick, hand to hand combat, kung fu classic, karate, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Fight to Win (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Martial artists in America battle over the possession of three ancient Chinese statues.
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: kung fu, karate, martial arts, martial arts tournament, taekwondo
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Lizard (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Story: He steals from the rich and gives to the poor! Like Robin Hood, the title hero of The Lizard is a philanthropic thief, except the Lizard makes his rounds in 1930s Shanghai. Corrupt police chief Chen Can (Law Lit) is assigned to bring down the Lizard ...
Plot: martial arts, dirty cop, heist, prostitute, police corruption, kung fu, caper
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kung Fu Killer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A martial arts instructor working at a police academy gets imprisoned after killing a man by accident. But when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, the instructor offers to help the police in return for his freedom.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, serial killer, police investigation, heroes, deadly, master warrior, law enforcement, rivalry, psychopath, fight, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Once Upon a Time in Shanghai (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A laborer moves to Shanghai in the hope of becoming rich. But ends up using his kung fu skills to survive. Remake of The Boxer From Shantung.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, gang, rivalry, kung fu, danger, society, heroes, master warrior, crime, graphic violence, hopes
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Newman's Law (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: LAPD Officer Newman has not gotten the reputation of a straight arrow by avoiding conflict when fighting for right. In this police drama, his honesty is put to the test when he and his partner discover a international drug ring involving some of the ...
Plot: police, lapd, gunfight, false accusation, drugs, robbery, police shootout, politician, stakeout, drug cartel, ambush, drug ring ...
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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.
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Battle Creek Brawl (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Time: 1930s, 20s, 30s, 1920s, 80s ...
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Angel Terminators 2 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bullet, a female triad member, is recently released from prison. Bullet hooks up with her old gang rather quickly, although she is being closely watched by her policeman father and his gritty female partner Big Aunt . Bullet steals some jewels ...
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Pantyhose Hero (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sammo plays a detective investigating the murder of homosexual men. In order to apprehend the killer, Sammo and his partner has to dress up in gay fashion, act gay and pretend to be a gay couple. Sammo's character is homophobic, therefore he ...
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, pretending to be gay, police, kung fu, parody, homosexual, gay stereotype, murder, gay slur, gay interest, serial murder ...
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51%
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Five friends are released from prison and do their best to stay out trouble. While trying to mind their own business (and run their 5-Star Cleaning Service), they are caught up in a war between rival Triad gangs fighting for control of the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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50%
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Edge of Fury (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A chauffeur is pursued by drug dealers after his boss, a convicted drug kingpin, is sentenced to death.
Plot: martial arts, beating, hand to hand combat, kung fu, debt, suicide, loyalty, kidnapping, flashback, knife attack, drug smuggling, jeet kune do
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49%
Clash of the Ninjas (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil corporation it out to harvest organs from live people and smuggle them into the country. It is up to our hero to find out who is behind this illegal operation and put an end to the group once and for all.
Plot: ninja, murder, sword fight, interpol, evil corporation, abduction, triad, car chase, police, martial arts, hand to hand combat, runaway ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Lethal Lady (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The only son (Tony Leung Ka Fai) in a family of police officers marries Mina, an ambitious `half-breed' colleague (played by Joyce Godenzi), incurring the resentment of his four sisters, all policewomen, especially the eldest, Ling (Carina ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
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Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Canada, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two brothers, Warren and David, try to defeat the evil forger who is making their lives a misery.
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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 ...
Place: manila philippines, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
China O'Brien II (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This time China O'Brien has trouble with a dealer who puts a prize on her head because she had spoiled an important drug deal of his. But all the world's criminals will not be enough to catch up with China O'Brian, one of the masters ...
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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 ...
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Place: china, hong kong
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43%