Movies like Taxi Hunter

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Taxi Hunter (1993)
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Taxi Hunter (1993)
Original name: Di shi pan guan
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Kin (Anthony Wong) is a hard-working insurance salesman with a very pregnant wife. When his wife starts haemorrhaging, he calls a taxi, but it leaves when someone else offers more money. After his wife dies, Kin vows to get revenge on all taxi drivers by taking them out one at a time.
Plot: revenge, prostitute, police officer, investigation, violence, pregnancy, hostage, murder, car chase, doctor, hospital, taxi, taxi driver, brutality, vigilantism, car accident, interrogation, alienation, loss of wife, killing spree, irony of fate, decapitation, disguise, mercilessness, police officer killed ...
Place: hong kong

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Most similar movies to Taxi Hunter

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about violence, blood splatter, shot in the chest, shot to death, blood, shot in the back and shot in the leg mostly in Crime, Thriller and Drama genres. Some movies like Taxi Hunter: Rock N' Roll Cop (1994), Organized Crime & Triad Bureau (1994), Man Wanted (1995), High Crime (1973), Hunted City (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Rock N' Roll Cop (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Hong Kong cop is sent to mainland China to find a group of killers. Meanwhile, a cop discovers that his former love is aiding the gang of crooks.
Plot: sadism, torture, police shootout, robbery, violence, prostitute, brutality, bloodbath, police officer, female nudity, hostage, police officer killed ...
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Organized Crime & Triad Bureau (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of the Organized Crime and Triad Bureau, Inspector San Lee, will do anything to put triad boss Tung in jail.
Plot: death sentence, flashback, death, chase, assassin, gunfight, police officer killed, female assassin, amnesia, suicide attempt, martial arts, robbery ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Eight Immortals Restaurant: The Untold Story (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1978 in Hong Kong, a grisly murder takes place. Eight years later, on a Macao beach, kids discover the severed hands of a fresh victim. A squadron of coarse, happy-go-lucky cops investigate, and suspicion falls on Wong Chi Hang, the new owner of ...
Style: scary, realistic, serious, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: cooking and food, psychopath, restaurant, murder, serial killer, police detective, dark humor, store, goofy hero, police investigation, hidden identity, law enforcement ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Man Wanted (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Undercover cop Lok Hwa takes two years to become the trusted lieutenant of rising Hong Kong drug lord, Feng. The night of the big bust, Feng's flaming car crashes spectacularly into the sea; Feng is presumed dead. Hwa returns to the force and ...
Plot: undercover cop, revenge, police, drugs, gunfight, police officer killed, hospital, brutality, violence, police officer, secret police, blood ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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High Crime (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 100 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, car chase, violent death, police officer killed, tough guy, martial arts, warrior, one against many, motorcycle, brutality, police corruption, gunfight ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Hunted City (1979)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Commissario Paolo Ferro (Maurizio Merli) stars as a (typical) tough cop again. This time he returns to the city of Milan to go after a murder corporation. Acampora (Mario Merola) is believed to be the prime suspect although he later proves to be one ...
Plot: revenge, death, police officer taken hostage, car accident, secret police, police officer killed, police raid, nightclub, gang, robbery, murder, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Colt 38 Special Squad (1976)
Genre: Drama, Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When his wife is kidnapped by a local crime lord, a determined police captain forms his own squad of rogue cops, each of whom wields a .38 Colt revolver. The mission, of course, is to rescue the captain's wife -- but the conflict soon explodes ...
Style: cult film
Plot: criminal underworld, police corruption, hostage, child abduction, combat, car accident, gunfight, police officer killed, child murder, drunkenness, flashback, bomb ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
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Fury in Red (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Philippines, Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A cop/gangster actioner involving seedy corporate dealings tied with ruthless Vietnamese gangs.
Plot: death, revenge, restaurant, flashback, murder of wife, kung fu, martial artist, tough cop, kidnapping, loss of wife, miscarriage, sadism ...
Place: hong kong, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Nightmares in Precinct 7 (2001)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After a failed operation that leaves several cops dead or wounded Officer Fong Jing wakes up at the hospital and discovers that he can see ghosts.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: ghost, ambush, gunfight, drugged, interrogation, coma, corpse, car accident, police officer killed, murder, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, police station ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Masked Prosecutor (1999)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two cops, one young and tough, the other nearing retirement, are after a ruthless vigilante who kidnaps and tortures acquitted criminals.
Plot: car chase, martial arts, tortured to death, masked man, sadism, vigilante, torture, person on fire, undercover cop, mercilessness, monk, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Big Racket (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Nico Palmieri is a police inspector who battles against hoodlums terrorising a sleepy Italian village, extorting cash from the locals.
Style: cult film
Plot: revenge, suicide, fight, gunfight, crooked lawyer, racketeer, gang rape, armored truck, criminal underworld, escape from custody, chase, restaurant ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Double Game (1977)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Drugs, murders, robberies. In Turin, violence is an everyday fact of life, but a mysterious vigilante starts cleaning up the streets. In fact, the killer is a cop, Moretti, who went undercover to do the dirty work he couldn't do in cop's ...
Plot: rape, betrayal, violence, police officer killed, corrupt cop, brutality, violence against women, bloodbath, police corruption, police shootout, police officer, exploding airplane ...
Time: 70s
Place: italy, turin italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Her Vengeance (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Wong plays an unassuming nightclub employee in Macao who alienates a gang of drunken men (led by Shing Fui-on). They tail her after her shift, and mount a gang assault. She attempts to enlist the aid of her former brother-in-law (Lam) - an ex-triad ...
Plot: revenge, rape, murder, handicapped, loss of sister, bar fight, mutilation, police officer killed, strangulation, brutality, martial arts, sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Harry Brown (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An elderly ex-serviceman and widower looks to avenge his best friend's murder by doling out his own form of justice.
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, gang, loneliness, investigation, widower, crimes, vengeance, loss of friend, incompetent police, vigilante, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: england, europe, london, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Devil Face, Angel Heart (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Lon is an assassin who is deformed. The only man he can trust is his brother, Kwan. When Lon kills a police officer, the officer's partner tries to go after him, but lets him go after seeing his face. Meanwhile, Lon falls for Wendy, the ...
Style: suspense, captivating
Plot: assassin, revenge, brother, murder, brother brother relationship, police, death, police officer killed, police officer, police investigation, homicide detective, male female relationship ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Vengeance (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A French chef swears revenge after a violent attack on his daughter's family in Hong Kong, during which her husband and her two children are murdered. To help him find the killers, he hires three local hit-men working for the mafia.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, neo noir, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, revenge, crimes, murder, gangsters, chef, vengeance, heroic bloodshed, violence, rivalry, loss of child, caught having sex ...
Place: hong kong, asia, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rich and Famous 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After being released from prison, Tang Kat-Yung exacts revenge on Li Ah Chai, in this sequel to Rich and Famous.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, graphic violence, vengeance, friendship, siblings relations, criminal heroes, criminal's revenge, ambition, hopes, rivalry, tragic hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Sunshine Cops (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Various government departments of the Hong Kong Special Administrative Region have been criticised heavily by the public. The Commissioner welcomes the proposal of "Sunshine Cops" from public relations officer Geena to enhance the image of ...
Plot: buddy, killed in action, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, kindergarten, police captain, irony, gunfight, shopping mall, killer, locked door, arrest, murder ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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PTU (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Over the course of one night, a team of cops frantically search for their colleague's missing gun.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, neo noir
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, police detective, murder, goofy hero, investigation, rivalry, partners against crime, track down, gang, martial arts, master criminal, tough law enforcer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Violent Professionals (1973)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: With or without help from law enforcement officers, a lone individual decides to crack down on the syndicate.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violent death, nudity (full frontal - brief), car chase, graphic violence, strong violent content, sexual content, investigation, tough law enforcer, crimes, gangsters, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
A Better Tomorrow (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A reforming ex-gangster tries to reconcile with his estranged policeman brother, but the ties to his former gang are difficult to break.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, friendship, vengeance, gangsters, forgery, prison, police officer, revenge, crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, criminal heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia, taiwan, taipei, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 2K
Almost Human (1974)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A psychotic small-time criminal realizes that the everyday robberies, rapes and murders he commits aren't profitable enough, so he figures to hit the big time by kidnapping the daughter of a rich man.
Style: tense, serious, rough, suspenseful, slasher ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial rapist, kidnapping, murder, psychopath, serial killer, hostage, rape, confined, violence, child in peril, ransom, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Execution Squad (1972)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Bertone is a moderately honest homicide cop. Unfortunately, the court system is so inept and corrupt that many more-or-less honest policemen have begun taking the law into their own hands. Between his efforts to thwart the growth of crime and to ...
Plot: police officer, female nudity, years of lead, police officer killed, police corruption, torture, corruption, drug use, prostitute, train station, police chase, violence against women ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Tiger Cage (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Something fishy is going on in the anti-Drug Trafficking Unit of the HK Police, and only a few honest cops know that the corruption goes all the way to the top. However, they must prove their case quickly, and by unconventional means, after they are ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, betrayal, martial arts, police corruption, frame up, manhunt, undercover, crimes, partners, rivalry, dishonesty, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Better Tomorrow II (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A restaurant owner his ex-con brother and a policeman team up to avenge the murder of his old friends daughter by the Triad.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, gangsters, hospital, restaurant, gang war, crimes, master criminal, rivalry, criminal's revenge, law enforcement, investigation, police investigation ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, hong kong, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 981
Just Heroes (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The assassination of a gang lord triggers a power struggle amongst his men. Who will win the game the righteous or the villain?
Plot: mexican standoff, fistfight, brutality, tragic event, boat, warehouse, diving, violence, assassination, martial arts, betrayal, gunfight ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 73K
Blue Ruin (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The quiet life of a beach bum is upended by dreadful news. He sets off for his childhood home to carry out an act of vengeance but proves an inept assassin and finds himself in a brutal fight to protect his estranged family.
Style: atmospheric, tense, suspenseful, bleak, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, death, crimes, homeless, vigilantism, haunted by the past, revenge, violence, vigilante, disorder, life turned upside down, violence spree ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: virginia, usa, delaware
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Live Like a Cop, Die Like a Man (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fred and Tony are members of an elite 'special squad' of police in Rome, Italy who are licensed-to-kill, undercover cops and who love to live dangerously.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: police, police brutality, undercover cop, rape, violence, drugs, sadism, brutality, prostitute, criminal, death, dog ...
Place: italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Burning Ambition (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: This is director/martial arts star Frankie Chan's unofficial remake of the Kinji Fukasaku film SHOGUN'S SAMURAI (1978). Instead of Japanese samurai in a period setting, we get modern day Chinese gangsters battling each other for the ...
Plot: restaurant, power struggle, police officer killed, irony of fate, gangsters, chase, kung fu, fight, stabbed in the back, gang violence, machete, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Violent City (1975)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A detective sick and tired of the rampant crime and violence in his city, and constantly at odds with his superiors, is finally kicked out of the department for a "questionable" shooting of a vicious criminal. However, he is soon ...
Style: neo noir
Plot: gangsters, home invasion, bloodbath, mass murder, rage, crime scene, car accident, restaurant, revenge, car chase, police, child murder ...
Place: italy, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%