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Where's Officer Tuba? (1986)
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Where's Officer Tuba? (1986)
Original name: 霹靂大喇叭
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sammo Hung stars in this supernatural crime comedy directed by Ricky Lau Koon-wai and Phillip Chan Yan-kin. Tuba (Hung) is a fainthearted cop who prefers to play in the brass section of the police band to pounding the streets. One day, he finds himself caught up in an extortion case with trigger-happy detective Rambo Chow (David Chiang Da-wei). When Rambo gets fatally wounded, he makes a half-hearted vow to avenge his death. Tuba is more than a little surprised when Rambo's spirit returns to make sure the timid cop makes good on his promise. Backed up by his hotshot partner Cheung (Jacky Cheung Hok-yau), Tuba eventually summons the gumption to track down the baddies.
Style: psychotronic, sitcom
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, ghost, supernatural, supernatural power, gunfight, murder, police officer killed, police officer, goofball, revenge, footsie under the table, police officer shot in the chest, police officer stabbed, police officer shot

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and realistic films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, police officer, rivalry, police officer killed, fight and farce mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Where's Officer Tuba?: The Gambling Ghost (1991), The Dead and the Deadly (1982), Licence To Steal (1990), Pedicab Driver (1989), Shaolin Handlock (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Gambling Ghost (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sammo Hung plays three different characters: Fatty, Fatty's father and Fatty's grandfather, Hung Kau. Fatty is a hotel worker, yearning for sudden wealth. Therefore, he, and his co-worker, enter the gambling world, to the dismay of his ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: martial arts, gambling, ghost, kung fu, revenge, fight, goofball
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The Dead and the Deadly (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wah Li, known as Fat Boy to his friends, lives with his great-uncle the priest (Uncle). Together with his oddball friends Lai Li and Momo, Wah Li helps Uncle to run the local funeral services. When the body Ma Lun Chio is brought back to the village ...
Style: parody, fairy tale
Plot: ghost, fake death, martial arts, sorcerer, supernatural power, kung fu, impotence, funeral, priest, faked death
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Licence To Steal (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Godenzi plays an acrobatic thief who, after taking part in an elaborate burglary, is double-crossed by her partner (Aurelio) and is captured by the police. On her release from prison, Godenzi discovers that her betrayer is now a highly influential ...
Plot: martial arts, combat, police officer kicked, love, farce, shooting a police officer, police officer killed, police officer shot in the chest, sword fight, police officer, sister, police officer shot in the back ...
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Pedicab Driver (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lo Tung and his friend Malted Candy, pedicab drivers working the streets of Macao, have both fallen in love. The problem is that both their objects of affection - one a baker, the other a prostitute - are working under cruel and lecherous bosses. ...
Plot: martial arts, fight, stick fight, kung fu, implied sex, foreplay, revenge, violence, farce, prostitution, abusive boss
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Shaolin Handlock (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As an expert of the 'Cross fists' technique, a reclusive kung fu master Li Pai perfects a lethal maneuver called the 'Shaolin Handlock' while an old wolf-in-sheep's-clothing friend Fang Yun-piao pays the unwitting Li a ...
Plot: revenge, martial arts, kung fu, kung fu master, murder, kept woman, violence, motorcycle, undercover, somersault, strangulation, choke hold
Place: thailand
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Mr. Vampire (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The planned reburial of a village elder goes awry as the corpse resurrects into a hopping, bloodthirsty vampire, threatening mankind. Therefore, a Taoist Priest and his two disciples attempt to stop the terror.
Style: humorous, scary, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, martial arts, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, zombie, heroic mission, danger, clergy, supernatural ability, supernatural power ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Haunted Cop Shop II (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Specially trained government troops are sent to clean out a city that is plagued by vampires, ghosts and cannibalistic zombies.
Style: vampire comedy
Plot: self sacrifice, martial arts, kung fu, female vampire, police officer killed, vampire, training, vampire bite, police station, police officer, absurd humor, ghost ...
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The Anonymous Heroes (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A perennial Chang Cheh favorite, Anonymous Heroes focuses on two vagabond brothers, Meng Kang (David Chiang) and Tieh (Ti Lung) who, in the search for fame and fortune, join in a rebellion against a provincial general. Used to shaking down local ...
Plot: martial arts, train robbery, warlord, kung fu, gun, arms deal, revolution, violence, sacrifice, gunfight, republican era china, rebellious ...
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26%
The Prodigal Son (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A rich man's son (Yuen Biao) believes himself to be the best kung fu fighter in Canton. Unfortunately, his father, anxious for his son's safety, bribes all his opponents to lose. After a humiliating defeat at the hands of an actor in a ...
Style: serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hand to hand combat, fistfight, kung fu, gang, contests and competitions, coming of age, adventure, fighting crime, ambition, heroes, master warrior ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Having slept for a century, the monstrous Tree Devil is now awaken and starts finding lost souls again. One stormy night, a wise High Priest and his student Fong pass by the Orchid Temple and realize that it is haunted. Fong encounters two evil ...
Style: exciting, stylized, atmospheric, tense, semi serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: destiny, martial arts, ghost, escapades, hopes, imaginary, love affair, danger, supernatural romance, rescue, good versus evil, heroes ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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The Inspector Wears Skirts IV (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: To save the Hong Kong Police Force's Banshee Squad from becoming defunct, the struggling new squad members seek the help of former officers Amy (Sandra Ng), now a divorced mom with a young kid, and May (Kara Hui), now partially ...
Plot: police officer killed, police officer shot in the chest, gunfight, policewoman, female police officer, police, black pantyhose, police shootout, police officer, pantyhose, female stockinged legs, police protection ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Kung Fu Zombie (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A criminal comes to town in order to kill Billy Chong over a past dispute. But instead of getting his own hands dirty, he hires a Taoist wizard to animate some zombies to do the job for him. The plan goes horribly awry, and the bad guy ends up ...
Style: psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Enter the Fat Dragon (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ah Lung is a pig farmer and a devoted Bruce Lee fan who is anxious to follow in Lee's footsteps, but only ridiculed for his attempts. He is sent to the city to earn a living working at his uncle's restaurant, but when he arrives, he finds ...
Style: parody, gag humor, cult film
Plot: kung fu, bruce lee, fight, satire, karate, martial arts, kickboxing
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Hero from Beyond the Boundary of Time (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wai Siu-Bo travels to the future on a mission to cure the emperor's illness.
Style: erotic
Plot: martial arts, shot in the leg, police officer, stabbed in the stomach, fireworks, palace, police station, neck breaking, jumping off a building, time travel, police officer stabbed, altar ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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My Lucky Stars 2: Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The third installment in the Lucky Stars series, following Winners and Sinners (1983) and My Lucky Stars (1985)... The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their ...
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Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Twin Dragons (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
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Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
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Duration: 102 min.
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Style: semi serious, tense, atmospheric, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, supernatural ability, imaginary, escapades, betrayal, deadly, mind game, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, survival ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Look Out, Officer! (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
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Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Game Changer (2017)
Genre: Action
Country: China
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The movie is set during the gang wars of 1930's Shanghai. An adaptation of Shanghai Bund, the TV series.
Plot: police officer shot in the chest, police officer, police officer shot in the head, police officer kicked, police officer killed, police shootout, police car, police officer stabbed, police officer shot, gunfight
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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 ...
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City Cops (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
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Plot: martial arts, mafia, kung fu, triad, police, police shootout, fbi agent, showdown
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My Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
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Style: rough, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
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Time: 80s
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Country: Hong Kong
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Lethal Lady (1990)
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Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
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Time: 80s
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Nutty Kickbox Cops (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
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Story: King-sized martial arts hero Sammo Hung stars in this wild and wacky blend of action and comedy. Skinny (Karl Maka) and Fatty (Sammo Hung) are a pair of police detectives who soon find themselves on the outs with their boss when they accidentally ...
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