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The Criminals, Part 3: Arson (1977)
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The Criminals, Part 3: Arson (1977)
Original name: 老爺車縱火謀殺案
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Part 1 : 'Gun Snatchers' - Two criminals wanted for murder are turned in by one of their own. Part 2: 'Arson' - A Triad revenge plan to burn down a nightclub goes wrong and results in the deaths of five people.
Style: anthology
Plot: female nudity, legal action, fire, manhunt, arsonist, cop killer, mahjong, informant, person on fire, arson, police detective, police brutality, crime spree, mcdonald's restaurant, set on fire, stolen gun
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong

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The Criminals, Part 2: Homicides (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An anthology film featuring four true-crime stories that took place in Hong Kong in the early 1970's.
Style: anthology
Plot: sexual abuse, deaf man, rape, police officer killed, female nudity, brothel madam, angry mob, sex slave, brothel, gambling debt, deaf mute, murder investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong
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The Criminals, Part 4: Assault (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Part 1 : 'Maniac' - A gang is kidnapping and raping young women. Part 2: 'Queen of Temple Street' - A gambling addict sells his wife to a brothel to pay off his debts.
Style: anthology
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Cops and Robbers (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Cops and Robbers depicts a city where ordinary citizens hold little trust for the police; far removed from the post-ICAC Hong Kong of today. "Can't even look after their own guys," a man grumbles in a roast shop after the bank ...
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The Kiss of Death (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One night a textile worker is sexually assaulted by five deviants. The young lady tries to cope with the aftermath of this dramatic event but her life is ruined. Like a shattered vase, the pieces can be put back together but it'll never be the ...
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Bruce's Fingers (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After malicious gangsters capture Bruce Wong's ex-girlfriend, a young martial artist attempts to rescue her along with the late master's book containing lethal techniques for killing with one's fingers.
Plot: kung fu, fight, evil man, martial arts, karate, rescue, female nudity, kidnapping, sadism, snake, gambling debt, brother sister relationship ...
Place: hong kong
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Motorway (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two police pursuit drivers, a hothead rookie and his long-suffering, almost-retired mentor, face off against an escape car driver from the latter's past.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: car chase, police investigation, law enforcement, police detective, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, heist, law enforcer killer, police chase, gunfight, police shootout, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia, china
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Crime Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A special agent assigned to protect a wealthy business magnate. However, when the businessman is kidnapped in a daring ambush, he teams up with a seasoned detective to crack the case. But soon he discovers the case isn't that simple.
Style: exciting, entertaining, suspense, disturbing, serious ...
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Country: USA
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The Tigers (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cops find their careers and their lives in jeopardy when they spend a gangster's bribe money after releasing him from custody during a drug bust.
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Big Bad Sis (1976)
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ah Ying (Chen Ping) is a former gangster trying to lead an honest life, and occasionally using her fighting skills to help out the girls in the factory where she now works. She befriends young colleagues Chong Lee and Shao Yin-Yin, teaching them ...
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Hi-Riders (1978)
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Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Mad Bomber (1973)
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Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Tiger Cage (1988)
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26%
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