Movies like P Storm

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P Storm (2019)
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P Storm (2019)
Original name: P風暴
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Liu Yue Ping reports to the ICAC about a rich 2G Cao Yuen Yuen who bribed officers of the Hong Kong Correctional Services (HKCS) from inside the prison. William Luk decides to infiltrate the prison as an inmate to conduct his investigation, while his partner Ching Tak Ming and Chief Inspector Lau Po-keung back him up from the outside.
Style: tense, captivating
Plot: torture, prison life, witness protection, undercover, revenge, crimes, investigation, conspiracy, corruption, prisoner, jail, confined, criminal, crime investigation, police corruption, jailed, political corruption, police investigation, bribery, revenge plot, evil plot, lighthouse, helicopter, internal affairs, hiding place

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Most similar movies to P Storm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, suspenseful, serious and realistic films with plots about crimes, police investigation, law enforcement, undercover, investigation, dishonesty and murder mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like P Storm: Cold War II (2016), Silent Partner (2005), Ferry (2021), Century of the Dragon (1999), The Suspect (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.6
 3K
Cold War II (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Picking up some time after the events in the first movie, Sean Lau is now the Commissioner of Police after the successful rescue operation. However, things turn bad when his wife and daughter are kidnapped. Sean has to seek help from former rival ...
Style: political thriller, captivating, tense
Plot: police corruption, police escort, police officer, police lineup, abduction, crimes, cold case, police investigation, crime investigation, mystery, kidnapped woman, criminal ...
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95%
 4.5
 736
Silent Partner (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Gordon Patrick, a young CIA analyst is assigned to investigate the mysterious death of a major Russian political figure.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: politics, cia, undercover, investigation, state affairs, law enforcement, crimes, femme fatale, political corruption, deadly, dishonesty, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.0
 8K
Ferry (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Before he built a drug empire, Ferry Bouman returns to his hometown on a revenge mission that finds his loyalty tested — and a love that alters his life.
Style: suspense, tense, captivating
Plot: undercover, criminal, revenge, empire, drugs, police, drug, changing lives, vengeance, crimes, crime boss, lifestyle change ...
Place: amsterdam
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 ⇓
55%
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 6.3
 248
The Suspect (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Louis Koo plays an assassin who wants to go straight after getting out of prison, so he turns down a job from his former employer Simon Yam to kill a politician. Yam carries out the hit himself and manages to frame Koo for the crime, who then must ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, friendship, hitman, politics, dishonesty, going straight, crimes, crime, heroes, chases and races, investigation, state affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hit-and-Run Squad (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: South Korea
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Min-jae, a rookie police officer with a natural born talent for driving, is assigned to the perfect team: the Hit-and-Run Squad. But at the same time, for police detective Si-yeon, it is a place she is unjustly demoted to for doing her job. The two ...
Style: confusing, captivating, suspenseful, tense
Plot: workplace situations, danger, police investigation, unlikely partners, unlikely relationship, society, police station, injustice, reluctant partners, investigation, couple relations, traffic policeman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Elite Squad: The Enemy Within (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Brazil
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After a bloody invasion of the BOPE in the High-Security Penitentiary Bangu 1 in Rio de Janeiro to control a rebellion of interns, the Lieutenant-Colonel Roberto Nascimento and the second in command Captain André Matias are accused by the Human ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corruption, politics, political corruption, police corruption, torture, jail, organized crime, criminal, penitentiary, crimes, crime, reformatory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 13K
Flash Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Ma Jun, known for dispensing his own brand of justice during arrests, teams up with an undercover cop, Wilson, to try and bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling ring in the months before mainland ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, fighting crime, police investigation, gang, smuggling, danger, rivalry, crimes, working undercover, vigilantism, arrest ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Colour of the Truth (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A man becomes a cop in order to take down the police superintendent who may have killed his father, and that of a vengeful Triad boss.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, gangsters, rivalry, danger, undercover, law enforcement, police corruption, dishonesty, snitch, police shootout, spy, investigation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Street Kings 2: Motor City (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ray Liotta (Goodfellas) delivers an intense, electrifying performance in this explosive follow-up to the gritty urban crime thriller Street Kings. Liotta plays Detroit detective Marty Kingston, the leader of an undercover narcotics team, whose ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, police investigation, police corruption, crimes, partners against crime, working undercover, uncover truth, vigilantism, investigation, loss of partner, cop as target, mission gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: detroit, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 1K
Line Walker (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The details of undercover police officers are deleted from a police database and a senior officer is left struggling to know who are the undercover officers and who are the criminals.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, serious, tense
Plot: police investigation, undercover cop, criminal syndicate, surveillance, undercover, espionage, drug deal, car chase, gunfight, drug dealer, money transfer, favela ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.2
 1K
Get the Goat (2021)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Brazil
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Bruceuilis, a policeman from the countryside, is assigned to rescue Celestina, a goat considered heritage of his small city, and travels to São Paulo. There, he meets police clerk Trindade, who decides to venture out into the field, even though it ...
Style: humorous, funny, light, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: crime investigation, police investigation, buddy cop, criminal, goat, investigation, police officer, police detective, fighting crime, teamwork, friendship, police ...
Place: northeast brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 832
Heroic Duo (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tough cop Ken Li (Cheng) is at the top of his game, but he's going to need some help to solve a grisly crime that the offender, a respected police officer, doesn't even remember committing. He seeks out Jack Lai (Lai), a former ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, investigation, hypnosis, undercover, dishonesty, crimes, police investigation, frame up, haunted by the past, memory loss, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 6K
Crime Story (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A special agent assigned to protect a wealthy business magnate. However, when the businessman is kidnapped in a daring ambush, he teams up with a seasoned detective to crack the case. But soon he discovers the case isn't that simple.
Style: exciting, entertaining, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, police corruption, rescue, police investigation, deadly, crime, danger, crimes, chases and races, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, taiwan, china, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 2K
Antikiller (2002)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Former criminal investigator, Major Korenev, nicknamed Fox is released from prison. He has been detained there as a result of planted incriminating evidence of unlawful investigation techniques. Setting accounts with Shaman - a big criminal boss, ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: fighting crime, criminal heroes, crimes, gang, rivalry, danger, criminal, brutality, betrayal, bandit, law and order, criminal gang ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.5
 4K
Paradox (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When a Hong Kong police negotiator is informed about the sudden disappearance of his 16-year-old daughter in Thailand, he travels there to search for her whereabouts.
Style: exciting, disturbing, captivating, tense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, rescue, parents and children, martial arts, police officer, violence, father daughter relationship, danger, deadly, murder, teenager ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
One Tough Cop (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A detective tries to remain loyal to his partner, and his best friend - a mobster.
Style: serious, suspenseful, intense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police brutality, crime family, police investigation, gambling, tough heroes, organized crime, adaptation, brutality, greed, interrogation, hostess, internal affairs ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.6
 4K
Special ID (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A cop and his team of comrades go undercover in one of China's most ruthless underworld organizations to stop a gang leader, only to put themselves in great danger after being exposed one by one.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough law enforcer, working undercover, law enforcement, police investigation, crimes, gang, rivalry, undercover, sniper, law enforcer killer, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, death, brother brother relationship, police officer killed, police officer, police, police investigation, investigation, crime investigation ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Negotiation (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: An ace police crisis negotiator, Chae-yoon, is called to the scene where her supervisor is taken hostage. Through the control room monitor, she is faced with the cold-blooded hostage taker, Tae-gu, whose demeanors are difficult to interpret. Against ...
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, twists and turns, exciting ...
Plot: negotiation, hostage negotiator, hostage, abduction, rescue, manipulation, crimes, criminal, danger, police investigation, confined, kidnapping
Time: 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.7
 3K
Big B (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Big B is a 2007 Malayalam action-thriller film co-written and directed by Amal Neerad, starring Mammootty in the title role.
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, exciting
Plot: murder, revenge, adoptive mother, gang war, social worker, corrupt politician, gangsters, crimes, investigation, danger, brother brother relationship, orphan ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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%
 7.0
 10K
Drug War (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The taciturn police commander Zhang leads an undercover drugs team and in his continuous battle against the ubiquitous drug barons, takes up arms against his arch enemy, Timmy Choi. When he gets hold of Choi, he makes a deal with him: in exchange ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drug cartel, mole, war on drugs, working undercover, criminal heroes, crimes, betrayal, law enforcement, whistleblower, recruit, undercover, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 3.7
 344
Tha Eastsidaz (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Snap, Crackle, and Pop are top dogs in the Eastsidaz gang in Long Beach. Pop, also known as Killa, is the alpha dog. He has Crackle and Snap set up a big drug deal that's going to put him on easy street. But Crackle and Snap have their own ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, vengeance, criminal's revenge, gang, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, partners, drug dealing, betrayal, frame up, prison ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.7
 357
Con Games (2001)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A decorated Army veteran goes undercover as a prison inmate to investigate the death of a Senator's grandson, who was killed while behind bars. Once under lock and key, he finds himself at the mercy of an all-powerful guard whose deadly ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison rape, prison, working undercover, soldier, investigation, confined, undercover, dishonesty, state affairs, crimes, law enforcement, fighting the system ...
Time: future
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hwayi: A Monster Boy (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A 5 member gang, led by Seok-Tae (Kim Yun-Seok), kidnaps a baby boy named Hwa-Yi and raises the baby like their own son. The baby boy is now 17 years old (Yeo Jin-Goo) and has turned into a lethal killer. Taking part in his father's gang, ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, psychological ...
Plot: revenge, chase, teenage boy, criminal, deception, gunfight, human monster, investigation, murder, crime family, parents and children, hitman ...
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Jo Pil-ho: The Dawning Rage (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: On the run from a dogged internal affairs agent, a corrupt cop reluctantly teams up with a defiant teen to unravel a conspiracy -- before it's too late.
Style: rough, suspense, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police, law enforcement, lie, corrupt cop, rivalry, deception, police corruption, corruption, crimes, shooting, snitch, mole ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Caught in the Crossfire (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two detectives investigating a gang-related find themselves targeted by both gang members and crooked cops.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police detective, gang, police investigation, partners against crime, partners, law enforcement, deadly, police corruption, investigation, profanity, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Fabricated City (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In real life, Kwon Yoo is unemployed, but in the virtual game world he is the best leader. Kwon Yoo is then framed for a murder. With the help of hacker Yeo-Wool, he tries to uncover the truth behind the murder case.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, disturbing
Audience: teens
Plot: murder, dishonesty, danger, friendship, hopes, adaptation, investigation, youth, crimes, adventure, escapades, disorder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
 3K
Overheard (2009)
Genre: Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Singapore, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story revolves around three members of a police surveillance squad conducting an investigation into a financial investment group involved in criminal fraud. The focus of the plot, however, is actually on the three officers themselves who stumble ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: police investigation, corporate crimes, partners, undercover, dishonesty, secretly observing, rivalry, danger, manipulations, voyeurism, manipulation, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%