Movies like Arrest the Restless

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Arrest the Restless (1992)
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Arrest the Restless (1992)
Original name: 藍江傳之反飛組風雲
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two juveniles get mixed up in a street gang, resulting in the murder of a rival gang leader. A crooked cop pins the murder on the boy, but a detective who knows the truth risks his career to help the kid out.
Plot: police, gang, street gang, murder, sergeant, police officer, rivals, rival

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Most similar movies to Arrest the Restless

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, suspense, exciting and humorous films with plots about police, murder, police officer, gang, drugs, death and violence mostly in Crime, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Arrest the Restless: Jai Gangaajal (2016), Riverhead (2016), City Under Siege (1974), Cop Shop Babes (2001), Small Crime (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jai Gangaajal (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: The film features SP Abha Mathur who is appointed the first female SP of Bankipur district, Bihar. She then goes against the Local MLA of Bankipur and henchmen of Lakhisarai district.
Style: suspense, captivating, contemplative, exciting
Plot: policewoman, gang, police officer, female protagonist, police, organized crime, sexism, hand to hand combat, fistfight, tough girl, murder, corrupt cop ...
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Riverhead (2016)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A blood feud divides a small town in rural Newfoundland.
Plot: protestant, police, murder, revenge, catholic, violence, police officer, family relations
Place: canada, newfoundland
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71%
City Under Siege (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A string of violent jewel robberies force Police Inspector Parrino to get rough with the city’s criminal scum. Things take a turn for the worse when he’s confronted with the murder of an prostitute.
Plot: police officer, suburbs, police, prostitution, drug, drugs
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Cop Shop Babes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beer and Satay are two bumbling cops who get transferred to Cop Shop Girls division. Beer is a womanizer and promptly starts dating two girls at a time. Everyone's after Fireball, who blows stuff up.
Style: parody, humorous, captivating, light, not serious
Plot: adultery, murder, policewoman, farce, police detective, master criminal, police, fbi agent, stereotype, female police officer, bikini, stereotypes ...
Place: hong kong
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68%
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Small Crime (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany, Cyprus, Greece
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Leonidas, a young, ambitious police officer, is assigned to a remote island in the Aegean Sea. He dreams of solving important crimes, but there are few to be found in the sleepy beach community where he is left to such menial chores. Each day at the ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, humorous, light
Plot: police, secret, island, police officer, dancing, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dead man, funeral, nudist, police investigation, murder, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: greece
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66%
Rikos ja Rakkaus (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Finland
Duration: 102 min.
Plot: priest, murder, love, corrupt police, russian, stolen money, police, alcohol, pet, sex scene, prostitution, hospital ...
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China Dolls (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Tong catches Chiu attempting to rape his wife May (Amy Yip). They scuffle and Tong shoots Chiu dead with Chiu's gun. They flee but Tong is killed in a shootout with police. May begs an officer to take her child, since if he is repatriated ...
Plot: prostitution, baby, murder, sex scene, female nudity, pubic hair, female full frontal nudity, bare breasts, prostitute, sexploitation, nudity (full frontal - brief), police officer ...
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65%
Abusing Protocol (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Story: After the death of his brother (Tommy), RJ moves in with Gang Leader (Cane) and quickly finds himself wrapped up in a world of abuse and drugs. Local businessman (Dave) is watching the things he loves disappear in front of his very eyes. What ...
Plot: gang, sex, affair, gangster, drunkenness, violence, police, gun, robbery, gang leader, street gang, drugs ...
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Crime on the Highway (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: L'omicidio di un camionista avvenuto su di un'autostrada nei pressi di Roma mette in allarme la polizia che affida le indagini all'ispettore Giraldi.
Plot: gang, criminal gang, investigation, murder, truck driver, investigative, robbery, drugs, dog, italian police, drug traffic, drug trafficking ...
Place: italy
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Sweet Killing (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Canada, UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A business man decides to kill his wife but the plan sets off a chain of weird events that cause his life to become a living hell.
Style: suspense
Plot: crime scene, sex, alibi, husband wife relationship, police, husband murders wife, death, police inspector, marriage, murder, bank, male female relationship ...
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62%
And Then You Die (1987)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A drug deal must deal with the mafia, Hells Angels, and police who want to arrest him. -- WorldCat
Style: neo noir
Plot: hitman, death, murder, video tape, criminal, mafia, police, blackmail, husband wife relationship, pursuit, drugs, gun ...
Place: montreal, montreal quebec canada
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55%
The Dictator's Guns (1965)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Jacques Cournot, a freelance skipper, is hired by Mr Hendrix in Santo Domingo, first of all to advise him regarding the acquisition of a sailing boat. After a thorough inspection of a prospective vessel, the "Dragoon", Cournot reports his ...
Plot: ex husband, underwater scene, police officer, wound, murder, police, captain, sailor, sailboat, seaplane, underwater, diving ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Uppercrust (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Austria, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: This film combines two very different styles: an atmospheric psycho thriller about the ice-cold hired gun (masterfully played by Frank Gorschin), and the bizarre satire of the Austrian TV serial "Kottan ermittelt".
Style: neo noir
Plot: blackmail, murder, hostage, shot in the neck, hitman, government corruption, gang, shot in the head, exploding car, killer, corruption, prank ...
Place: san francisco, vienna
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Massacre for an Orgy (1966)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Luxembourg, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A police officer attempts to shut down an illegal girls-for-drugs operation (American version).
Plot: white slavery, prostitute, lesbian, gang, drugs, murder, sex, nudity (full frontal - brief), police, lesbianism, playing footsie, female nudity
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48%
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Beyond the Law (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Takes place over the course of one feverish night in a Manhattan police precinct and neighboring bar.
Style: cinema verite
Plot: improv, police officer, abandoned, police, irish american, husband wife relationship, police lieutenant, cult, mayor, interrogation, criminal, police station
Place: manhattan new york city, new york
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47%
The White Spider (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After an automobile accident, in which a man is unrecognizably burnt to a crisp, his wife's only able to confirm the corpse's identity by his talisman: a small, white spider. However, soon, there are more corpses walking around than at a ...
Style: suspense
Plot: hanged woman, basement, assassin, intrigue, private detective, dead woman, fear, assistant, stockings, police, landlady, murder ...
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47%
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Oh Mercy (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A police chief in northern France tries to solve a case where an old woman was brutally murdered.
Style: tense, captivating, psychological, disturbing
Plot: police, murder, investigation, crime scene, corpse, police officer, police detective, danger, violence, brutality, society, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Criminal Desires (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A beautiful reporter gets caught up in the deadly and erotic world of an online 'murder club' in this red-hot thriller.
Plot: murder, police, female nudity, female full frontal nudity, male nudity, simulated blow job, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief)
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The Actor (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Joseph Kehr, a mentally disturbed aspiring actor returns to New York City to become the 'greatest actor of his generation'. In his pursuit of rising to the top, he enlists in an infamous acting class led by Professor Payton, a cunningly ...
Plot: murder, fame, sociopath, theater, desperation, social media, loner
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Vice (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Details the trial of a young Texas "erotic dancer" on charges of lurid behavior and indecent exposure and the various witnesses who testify both for and against her.
Plot: police, cross examination, prosecutor, courtroom, bad cop, secret police, police officer
Place: houston texas
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Bastardi (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The story of a practical education environment without superficiality, clichés and affectations. The film is based on a real basis and shows what happens when the system fails. Set in the harsh environment of elementary school. The group of local ...
Plot: revenge, murder investigation, police officer, murder, gym class, priest, juvenile delinquency, hit with a baseball bat, cemetery, teenage murderer, fired from the job, ambulance ...
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Die Musterknaben (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: fitness, colleague, police officer, leather jacket, moustache, cologne, car, bmw, volkswagen, porsche, ford, arrogance ...
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42%
The Preppie Murder (1989)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This is the story of a young woman who was found dead. Now the police investigate, and evidence points to a man she was seen leaving a party with. Now when questioned, he claims that her death was accidental, as a result of rough sex. Now her family ...
Plot: trial, court, crimes of passion, sex, murder, police, death, park
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42%
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Mr. Vampire 5 (1990)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A former cop rejoins the police department to investigate a drug ring that employs ghosts and vampires.
Plot: police, drugs, martial arts, vampire, smuggling, sorceress, police officer, uncle niece relationship
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41%
Chotta Mumbai (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: India
Story: The film starts in a street in Fort Kochi where Vasco da Gama, the son of a wrestler named Michael, lives. Vasco and his gang of five — Chandrappan, Susheelan, Sainu, Basheer and cousin Tomichchan are small-time goondas, involved in petty offences ...
Plot: gang, christmas, goon, new year's eve, the underworld, police, murder, alcoholic, wrestling, irresponsible, corrupt cop, malayalam
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Order to Assassinate (1975)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, Dominican Republic
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The story concerns a mob family, headed by gambling czar Jose Ferrer. When one of family's hit men (Helmut Berger) fails to come up to expectations, Ferrer orders the man's execution.
Plot: female nudity, police officer shot through the heart, police, police shootout, police officer knocked unconscious, murder, island, police officer shot, organized crime, truck, police officer killed, champagne ...
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Mama Weed (2020)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Patience Portefeux is a French-Arabic police translator, specialized in phone tappings for the anti-narcotics unit. The job is tough and low-paid, but the commander is charming... One day, whilst listening to wanted drug dealers, she discovers one ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing
Plot: drug dealing, drug dealer, police dog, street gang, drugs, police, lifestyle, marijuana, crimes, nothing goes right, life turned upside down, dark humor ...
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
La banda Vallanzasca (1977)
Genre: Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Convict Roberto murders a guard and escapes from jail with his cellmate. Once free he joins a group of gangsters and becomes a professional hitman. The gang abduct a young woman and when one them attacks her, Roberto shoots him and takes her to an ...
Plot: murder, kidnapping, police officer, escape, jail, prison guard, killed in police car, hostage, police, ransom, police officer shot, bandit ...
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38%
Myra (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: A trans sex worker in the Spanish barrio finds herself in an unwanted love triangle with a notorious gang leader while two drug organizations battle for supremacy suddenly finds herself tangled in a world of chaos and deceit.
Plot: lgbt, mexican border, drug lord, kidnapping, interrogation, cartel, standoff, fight, gang, violence, love, typewriter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Heads or Tails (1980)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since his wife died, Inspector Louis Baroni (Philippe Noiret) has become a virtual recluse, preferring the solitude of his quiet house to the company of others. His period of mournful contemplation is broken when he is called out to look into the ...
Plot: police officer, police, murder, sex, suspect, death, police inspector, suspicion, french, false accusation
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36%