Movies like The Dragon Family

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The Dragon Family (1988)
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The Dragon Family (1988)
Original name: 龍之家族
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rival Triad gangs go to war...
Plot: martial arts, dragon, death, suicide, hospital, violence against women, sword, corrupt cop, hand to hand combat, robbery, murder, mass murder, funeral, submachine gun, suitcase of money, machete, candle, shotgun, grenade, stabbed to death, shot in the chest, shot to death, throat slitting, gore, person on fire ...

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Most similar movies to The Dragon Family

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about violence, shot in the chest, blood splatter, shot to death, blood, shot in the back and shot in the stomach mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dragon Family: Long Arm of the Law III (1989), The Last Blood (1990), Hong Kong Godfather (1991), Casino Raiders (1989), Gun n' Rose (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Long Arm of the Law III (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Michal Mak's second sequel to his brother's action classic finds an ex-soldier/escaped death row prisoner fleeing to Hong Kong and forced to work for a gang of criminals when they kidnap the woman he loves.
Plot: kicked in the head, falling from height, security guard, shot in the head, shotgun, chase, robbery, soldier, shot in the hand, shot in the chest, violence, betrayal ...
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95%
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The Last Blood (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tam is Lui Tai, an Interpol agent assigned to protect a famous religious leader, the Daka Lama, who's targeted for death by the militant Japanese terrorist group, the Red Army. Lui Tai hooks up with the Daka Lama in Singapore, but a Red Army ...
Style: rough, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hospital, airport, terrorism, danger, clergy, master criminal, law enforcement, wooing, heroic mission, heroes, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Hong Kong Godfather (1991)
Genre: Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When the boss of a highly profitable Triad family is forced to flee from Hong Kong, rival gangs swoop in to steal any piece of the action they can. York Koo (Andy Lau) becomes the family's acting boss, and must do what he can to handle the ...
Plot: betrayal, gunfight, crushed to death, machete, stabbed in the head, blood, sex, funeral, beaten to death, triad, shotgun, gun duel ...
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84%
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Casino Raiders (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 127 min.
Story: For most of the running time it's business as usual as gamblers Andy Lau and Alan Tam pull scams when they're not exposing them for casinos and incurring the wrath of a family of Japanese gangsters before Tam marries rich girl Idy Chan and ...
Plot: exploding body, brawl, hand grenade, shot in the shoulder, gang violence, casino, revenge, kidnapping, nosebleed, blood splatter, machete, shot in the leg ...
Place: hong kong, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Gun n' Rose (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Mr Lung, the boss of a criminal family, decides that his adopted son Alan should be his successor. However, this decision doesn’t suit Mr Lung’s biological sons Simon and Bowie, so they intend to get rid of their adopted brother. Alan manages to ...
Plot: machine gun, decapitation, falling from height, axe in the head, suicide, shot multiple times, loss of mother, blood splatter, caught having sex, triad, katana, mexican standoff ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Bullet for Hire (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two hitmen, both good friends who work for the Triad, get a new partner, a nervous young rookie who starts off badly by blowing an assignment, but soon becomes proficient at his bloody work. When one of them is blackmailed into helping the police, a ...
Plot: female police officer, heroic bloodshed, hitman, triad, blowtorch, blood splatter, pistol, interpol, gunfight, mexican standoff, submachine gun, betrayal ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Long Arm of the Law IV: Underground Express (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The final entry in Michael and Johnny Mak's Long Arm of the Law series, Underground Express once again tells a story of gangsters versus police, focusing on the difference between how both factions act depending if they're coming from Hong ...
Plot: sadism, massacre, violence, axe in the chest, submachine gun, shot multiple times, shot in the chest, blood, shot in the shoulder, betrayal, child murder, falling from height ...
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63%
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Requital (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Heroic Bloodshed movie from 1992
Plot: shot in the stomach, bar fight, covered in blood, assassination, fight, falling from height, bar shootout, mob violence, shot in the face, shot in the throat, drowning, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: shot in the chest, hostage, gun in mouth, shot in the shoulder, violence, murder, gang violence, shot to death, courtroom, shot in the back, crushed to death, suicide attempt ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hunting List (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Chu Chi Kit returns to HK from Taiwan after many years in hiding, and immediately resumes his relationship with old flame May and rejoins his old friend Cramp in a drug operation. But times are different, and their big boss Lui now cares more about ...
Plot: rape, gun, shot in the head, massacre, gore, brutality, shot to death, exit wound, blood, shot in the stomach, violence, mexican standoff ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: boat, shot to death, hand to hand combat, revenge, bloodbath, death, shot point blank, shot in the leg, gore, shot in the stomach, blood on camera lens, shot in the chest ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
No Compromise (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cop goes after a husband-and-wife team of criminals who are expecting the birth of their first child.
Plot: con artists, shot in the back, violence, shot in the stomach, bullet wound, child in peril, pregnancy, shooting a police officer, hostage, shot in the throat, chase, shot in the chest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Convoy Busters (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In Rome, a vagrant finds the body of a teen girl, her throat professional slashed. Police inspector Olmi uses his brutal and violent methods to follow a trail that leads him toward high government officials. When his methods leave an innocent ...
Plot: blood, police, sex, revenge, interrogation, shot multiple times, gun, motorcycle, killed in police car, shot to death, torture, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Tiger Cage 3 (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Earnest cop James (Cheung Kwok-leung) works for the Commercial Crime Bureau and is keeping a sharp eye on slick business man Lee Siu-pong (Wong Kam-kong). When his business endeavours garner the attention of an enterprising extortionist, Lee has the ...
Plot: shot in the leg, broken arm, criminal underworld, triad, disfigured face, gun duel, blood splatter, shot in the chest, body landing on a car, machete, shot in the head, tragic event ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Black Panther Warriors (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of specialists are recruited to steal from a police station.
Plot: martial arts, sword, card trick, computer, revenge, gun, stabbed in the side, female martial artist, assault rifle, severed head, shot in the head, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, loss of sister, fight, exploding car, blood splatter, brutality, strangulation, stabbed in the foot, gore, stabbed in the chest, shooting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Dreaming the Reality (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: MOON LEE and YUKARI OSHIMA have been trained as assassins by their adoptive father FOK. The pre-credits sequence details their training at a very early age, and clearly differentiates the personalities of the two girls/women; the vicious nature of ...
Plot: martial arts, shot to death, shot in the chest, fight, gang violence, grenade, gore, child knocked unconscious, shot in the shoulder, gunfight, blood splatter, sunglasses ...
Place: indonesia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Point of No Return (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Woefully underrated HK action drama concerning hitmen and gangsters. Circa 1990, were there any other characters befitting of a HK film? Nope! Jacky Cheung dresses the part as a hitman who falls for the lovely Joey Wong. Wong is reduced to the ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: nightclub, shot in the chest, shotgun, beaten to death, assault rifle, innocent person killed, shot in the stomach, gangster boss, broken bottle, shot multiple times, blood splatter, bloodbath ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: stylized, rough, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, gangsters, ambition, crimes, rivalry, deadly, buddies, hopes, crime, gang, going straight, tragic hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Rich and Famous (1987)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: To pay off his debt as a gambler, a man drags his sister and step-brother into a life of crime and a violent war between rival gang lords.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wedding, gangsters, betrayal, gang, crimes, downfall, criminal heroes, rivalry, deadly, gory, godparent, friends ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: flashback, murder of wife, violence against women, shot in the back, shooting a police officer, organized crime, hospital, shot through a wall, police violence, restaurant, torture, explosion ...
Place: hong kong, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Guns of Dragon (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: a HK cop (Mark Cheng) comes to New York City to try and patch things up with his estranged wife (Yvonne Yung Hung), only to find that the criminal (Patrick Lung Kong) that made his life hell in Hong Kong has also come to the States.
Plot: ambush, brutality, shot through a door, police officer shot, police officer killed, shot in the shoulder, explosion, body count, death, fistfight, exploding car, street shootout ...
Place: new york
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40%
Century of the Dragon (1999)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rookie policeman Shing (Louis Koo) grapples with right and wrong in this action-packed story about Hong Kong gangsters. Assigned to go undercover, Shing is so successful in playing the part of a gang member that he becomes right-hand man to gang ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, gang, tough law enforcer, undercover, dishonesty, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, hidden identity, special agents, unlikely partners, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Crimebusters (1976)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Major Paolo Altieri of the Paratroopers Corps foils the kidnapping of child, but becomes the victim himself of a violent assault by the bandits. He realises that the criminals have used an experimental machine gun that's used only in his own ...
Plot: shot to death, stabbed in the back, shot in the back, machine gun, betrayal, violence, blood splatter, shot in the stomach, child in peril, bleeding to death, attempted rape, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Special Cop in Action (1976)
Genre: Thriller, Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A school bus with young children being kidnapped. Commissario Betti will solve the case. High action is promised, including hostage, bank robberies, car chases, prison scenes and mafia bosses!
Style: surprise ending
Plot: brawl, shot in the head, shot multiple times, police shootout, police officer shot in the back, bus, shot in the stomach, cut arm, violence, police officer shot, shot in the chest, submachine gun ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Runaway Blues (1988)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Before he was crowned one of the "Four Heavenly Kings", Andy Lau starred in the 1989 gangster film Runaway Blues. He plays Lam, a Taiwan gangster who flees to Hong Kong after killing a rival gangster. Hiding at his uncle gang boss ...
Plot: shot point blank, brutality, female nudity, murder, violence against women, shot in the leg, kung fu, blood on camera lens, water well, hostage, shot in the chest, thrown through a window ...
Place: taiwan, macau
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: police officer bombed, blood splatter, sadism, shot point blank, prostitute, police officer shot, hostage, robbery, chase, guitarist, broken arm, severed arm ...
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Fulltime Killer (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Professional assassin O has resided in an isolated world of killing and loneliness. But his life begins to change once he meets the innocent Chin; hired to clean O's apartment. However, soon the flamboyent and reckless Tok enters Chin's ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, exciting, harsh, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, dark hero, police detective, danger, rivalry, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, law enforcement, fall in love, love triangle, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, japan, asia, malaysia, macau ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Island of Greed (1997)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A gutsy police detecive and his team of cops probe into the widespread illegal dealings of a criminal mastermind who schemes to redeem himself by running for government office in taiwan.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: graphic violence, office, vengeance, media, crime, criminal heroes, state affairs, undercover, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, politics ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: hong kong, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Rules of the Game (1999)
Genre: Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: David infiltrates a gang to take revenge on a triad kingpin. Two of David's good friends die in David's search for revenge. David is captured by the kingpin to face the punishment of the triad society.
Plot: triad, machete, gang war, gang rape, knife wound, respect, gangster boss, broken bottle, brutality, raised middle finger, gang violence, hospital ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%