Movies like Hot War

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Hot War (1998)
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Hot War (1998)
Original name: 幻影特攻
Genre: Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Blue, Tango, and C.S. are CIA research scientists working on Project VR Fighter, which is designed to train any unskilled person into a magnificent combat agent. Tango and C.S. decide to undergo the training themselves, because Alien, the international terrorist, has killed C.S.’s fiancée and kidnapped Blue for his conspiracy. However, the side effects of Project VR Fighter cause problems between the two friends and their mission is soon put into jeopardy.
Plot: fight, martial arts, kung fu, violence, gun, sword fight, massacre, gunfight, blood, falling, combat, last man standing, blood splatter, fistfight, stabbing, gun duel, gun sau, stylized violence, jet ski

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Most similar movies to Hot War

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, serious and rough films with plots about violence, martial arts, blood, gunfight, fistfight, gun and kung fu mostly in Thriller, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like Hot War: Coolie Killer (1982), Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994), Ballistic Kiss (1998), Escape from Brothel (1992), Dragon Fight (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Coolie Killer (1982)
Genre: Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ko leads a team of Hong Kong assassins that are taken out one by one. Ko manages to flee to the countryside, where he aims to find out who's behind this and to gain the strength to fight back. Helping him is local girl Tong, whilst chasing Ko ...
Plot: revenge, brutality, violence, bloodbath, gun duel, death, knife fight, kung fu, fight, blood splatter, gunfight, massacre ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Asian Cop: High Voltage (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Donnie Yen is back with a vengeance in this electric action thriller. The star of Fist of Fury, Hero and Highlander goes up against Hong Kong's deadliest gangsters in a no holds barred duel to the death. Donnie Yen has proven to be one of ...
Plot: martial arts, violence, kung fu, fistfight, karate, fight, blood, bloodbath, gunfight, brutality, explosion, combat ...
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80%
Passionate Killing in the Dream (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman can see through the mind of a serial killer. But can she use her talents to alert the police to the killer's next move or will the killer catch on and track her down...
Plot: bloodbath, gore, female nudity, knife, brutality, martial arts, kung fu, sex, violence, fistfight, gun, blood splatter ...
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Ballistic Kiss (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Cat is a killer-for-hire intends on finding his nemesis wesley for revenge. When cat finally meets his long-awaited opponent a chain of events led to cat holding a policewoman hostage. They gradually begina a precarious relationship that may or may ...
Plot: death, massacre, blood, sniper rifle, bloodbath, kicking, brutality, gunfight, pistol, martial arts, hitman, stabbing ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Escape from Brothel (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: . A hapless couple struggles to escape the clutches of an evil crime boss
Plot: female martial artist, martial artist, kung fu, bloodbath, blood, female nudity, gun, violence, martial arts, explosion, blood splatter, electrocution ...
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54%
 6.0
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Dragon Fight (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jimmy and Tiger are members of the Chinese national wushu team. The two are in Los Angeles to perform exhibitions. However, for Tiger, he plans to defect to L.A. to make a name for himself. When Jimmy learns of Tigers plan to defect, an attempt to ...
Plot: martial arts, stick fight, semiautomatic pistol, tough girl, tough guy, kung fu, artist, master warrior, irony of fate, gangsters, heroes, male female relationship ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Bloodfist VII: Manhunt (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Don "the Dragon" Wilson is a man pursued. Branded a cop-killer, he must fight simply to stay alive, and to clear his name... with the very police who framed him.
Style: suspense
Plot: manhunt, knife, beating, one against many, one man army, duel, hand to hand combat, tough guy, fistfight, brawl, police shootout, beretta ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Last Conflict (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Interpol officer Dickson Kwan is sent to Hong Kong to investigate in a fake passport forgery case and collaborates with officer Pau Sei and Lau Ting Kin. Due to different approaches on investigating, Dickson and Sei often get into conflicts. Later ...
Plot: blood, brutality, kung fu, martial arts, fight, fistfight, violence, machete, martial artist, pipe, gun duel, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Angel of Vengeance (1993)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the vein of HARD BOILED and NAKED KILLER comes this action-crime thriller in which two young women caught in a power struggle among a trio of mobsters must struggle to survive in a world run by vice and corruption.
Plot: bloodbath, sex, martial arts, female nudity, fistfight, exit wound, gore, blood, knife fight, blood splatter, death, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Another Meltdown (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A patriotic Chinese cop is reposted to fictional East European country Lavernia as punishment for ignoring orders during a plane hijack operation. There he encounters his ex-girlfriend, who fled to Lavernia after Tiananmen Square. Their paths soon ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal heroes, confined, undercover, chases and races, one man army, state affairs, master warrior, deadly, tough law enforcer, rivalry, master criminal ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, hong kong, china, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 3.2
 183
Memorial Day (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An embittered satellite expert gets the opportunity for revenge against the USA by aiding terrorists in a plan to destroy the country's military base.
Plot: revenge, hand to hand combat, beretta, kung fu, fistfight, one against many, semiautomatic pistol, knife, justice, blood spatter, hostile takeover, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Men from the Gutter (1983)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 83 min.
Story: From its evocative title to its gritty filming to its gutsy plot, this sizzling crime thriller struck a chord with international audiences. The robberies, ambushes, double-crosses, and murders multiply as a hitman, a robber gang, and two obsessed ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: revenge, cop killer, anti hero, fistfight, kickboxing, main character dies, hand to hand combat, anti heroes, blood, kung fu, hitman, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 132
Killer Angels (1989)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three female cops form a special unit and get their main witness out of the clutches of a gang. The witness holds the key to Chu Chung Sing, a gang-lord who runs a night-club. They will have to face a ruthless but sentimental killer.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, strong violent content, gang, cop witness relations, gory, car chase, crimes, chase, crime, chases and races, law enforcement, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Follow the Crows (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Long after the end of the world people wander the fields and woods that once housed the cities of Britain, in search of food, warmth and anything that may help them survive. One of these survivors is The Man (Max Curtis), haunted by the terrible ...
Style: psychological thriller
Plot: post apocalypse, distopia, love, violence, post apocalyptic, revenge, kidnapping, death, blood, murder, fight, british
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33%
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On the Run (1988)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Hsiang Ming's wife is murdered, he takes up the hunt for her killer. The killer turns out to not be at all like he imagined, and suddenly he has unsuspected enemies who are after him.
Style: neo noir, psychological, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: frame up, assassination, dishonesty, on the run, crime, life is a bitch, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, law enforcement, injustice, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 3.7
 353
Karate Girl (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Turkey
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Blond bombshell Filiz Akin is Zeynep, a mute girl who lives with her aging father at a farm. One day five criminals, who just escaped from prison, invades the homes and kills the father and rapes Zeynep. Because of the shock of being raped, she ...
Plot: martial arts, rape revenge, exploitation, femme fatale, gunfight, kung fu, karate, shot to death, violence, karate kick, blood, karate chop ...
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The Stabilizer (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Peter Goldson, aka The Stabilizer, searches for drug smuggler Greg Rainmaker. Rainmaker killed Goldson's fiancee by kicking her with his spiked shoes, and now Goldson wants revenge. Meanwhile, Rainmaker has kidnapped the famous Professor ...
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Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After stumbling across a mob hit, a man must run for his life, trying to stay ahead of vicious mercenaries after the $1 million bounty placed on his head.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "The Green Hornet" (a red spandex and cape wearing duo) is called in to assist in rescuing a kidnapped scientist.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, secret formula, hunger, formula, fight, superhero
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Midnight Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the police start a crackdown on Yakuza activities, a killer (James Lew) starts killing the cops forcing a martial-arts officer (Lorenzo Lamas) to fight back. AKA Midnight Man
Style: tense, suspense, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.8
 61
Fedz (2013)
Genre: Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In London, just a few years from now, the government have enforced a curfew - no civilians on the streets after dark. A terrorist group have threatened to release a killer virus. Time is running out for the FEDZ.
Style: captivating, contemplative, unusual plot structure, suspense, tense
Plot: father daughter relationship, revenge, ex cia agent, tough guy, car chase, chase, ex husband ex wife relationship, agent, murder, deception, violence, stealing a car ...
Place: los angeles, berlin germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Mercenaries From Hong Kong (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Ti Lung plays a Vietnam vet who's now an 'honourable' mercenary-for-hire taking on an assignment tracking down an assassin who's fled to Cambodia after murdering an industrialist from Hong Kong. He recruits a team for the task ...
Plot: gunfight, gun duel, kung fu, blood splatter, brutality, blood, mexican standoff, gun, gore, violence, martial arts, war violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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High Crime (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An Italian police inspector matches wits with a powerful European drug ring. As he comes closer to the top of the underworld organization, his odds of survival decrease.
Style: cult film
Plot: police officer stabbed, knife fight, police officer shot, mafia, gun, knife, shot in the back, stabbed to death, violence, police officer shot in the chest, shot in the chest, shot to death ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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No Exit (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Professor John Stoneman Teaches at the local university. John philosophy is to prevent violence and handle any situation without hurting anybody. But his way of life changes when a few punks attack his wife and stab her, which causes her to lose her ...
Plot: fight to the death, fistfight, fight, tough guy, brawl, martial arts, mixed martial arts, duel, stick fight, art, ambush, disarming someone ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Godfather Squad (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bruce Liang plays a Chinese Kung Fu movie star, who during his free time carries on a one-man crusade against drug dealers. The villains trick Liang into signing up to appear in a new martial arts movie. The plan is to kill Our Hero while the ...
Plot: revenge, kung fu, ambush, duel, mafia, godfather, killer, pistol, fight, gangster, kung fu master, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 13
Far Out (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A long time artist and recent criminal, the man known as "The Filmmaker", is forced to go undercover in order to regain his freedom. His goal is to take down a ruthless mob boss named Goldberg. In order to take Goldberg in, he has to go on ...
Plot: fight, martial arts, gangsters, mob, craziness, blood, violence, gangster, death, gun action, gunfight
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27%
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Traffik (2018)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A couple off for a romantic weekend in the mountains are accosted by a biker gang. Alone in the mountains, Brea and John must defend themselves against the gang, who will stop at nothing to protect their secrets.
Style: sad, rough, suspense
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Born to Be King (2000)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Triad member Chicken is designated by Taiwan's San Luen Gang to marry Nanako, the daughter of the fifth generation leader of the Yamada Gang in Japan. Later, the leader of the triad group gets murdered. Actually, all the San Luen Gang members ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, gang, gangsters, rivalry, master criminal, vengeance, crimes, partners, good versus evil, friends, heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: japan, china, taiwan, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Chinatown Connection (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: The plot concentrates around John (Bruce Ly), a policeman who reforms violent police officers by teaching them martial arts, and a trigger happy cop, Houston, played by Majors. Predictably enough, the two are paired together and they set out to find ...
Plot: martial arts, gunfight, two man army, fistfight, katana sword, kung fu, brawl, violence, tough cop, sword fight, ninja, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Whiteout (2000)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A group of terrorists has taken hold of the largest dam in Japan. They also capture the workers as hostages, and demanded $5 billion yen from the government with a 24 hour deadline in exchange for the lives of the hostages. To make things more ...
Style: suspense, serious, tense, suspenseful
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%