Movies like Beverly Hills Cop II

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 6.5
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Beverly Hills Cop II
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Detroit cop, Axel Foley heads for the land of sunshine and palm trees to find out who shot police Captain Andrew Bogomil. Thanks to a couple of old friends, Axel's investigation uncovers a series of robberies masterminded by a heartless weapons kingpin – and the chase is on.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic, funny, suspenseful, witty, entertaining, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, gunfight, police investigation, car chase, violence, investigation, chase, verbal byplay, buddies, murder, partners against crime, heist, mentor, vengeance, weapons, pornography, crime, fish out of water, revenge, runaway, crimes, lone hero, arms smuggling, oil field, armored car ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, beverly hills, california, usa, detroit
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48 Hrs.
Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
USA
96 min.
 6.9
Lethal Weapon 3
Action, Crime, Thriller
USA
118 min.
 6.7
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Most similar movies to Beverly Hills Cop II

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, entertaining, suspenseful and humorous films with plots about mentor, crimes, dialogue, vengeance, lone hero, catastrophe and violence mostly in Action, Crime and Comedy genres. Some movies like Beverly Hills Cop II: Another 48 Hrs. (1990), Showtime (2002), 48 Hrs. (1982), Lethal Weapon 3 (1992), Red Heat (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Beverly Hills Cop
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Tough-talking Detroit cop Axel Foley heads to the rarified world of Beverly Hills in his beat-up Chevy Nova to investigate a friend's murder. But soon, he realizes he's stumbled onto something much more complicated. Bungling rookie ...
Style: humorous, clever, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: murder, police, investigation, police investigation, gunfight, car chase, chase, undercover cop, violence, revenge, verbal byplay, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, beverly hills, usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Beverly Hills Cop III
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Back in sunny southern California and on the trail of two murderers, Axel Foley again teams up with LA cop Billy Rosewood. Soon, they discover that an amusement park is being used as a front for a massive counterfeiting ring – and it's run by ...
Style: semi serious, clever, realistic, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, vengeance, car chase, gunfight, violence, investigation, chase, verbal byplay, master criminal, revenge, police, death ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: beverly hills, los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
Another 48 Hrs.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: For the past four years, San Francisco cop Jack Cates has been after an unidentified drug kingpin who calls himself the "Ice Man". Jack finds a picture that proves that the Ice Man has put a price on the head of Reggie Hammond, who is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, police investigation, motorcycle, police, gunfight, chase, revenge, verbal byplay, violence, car chase, master criminal, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   58%
 
Movie in collections
 5.5
 56K
Showtime
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A spoof of buddy cop movies where two very different cops are forced to team up on a new reality based T.V. cop show.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, crime, police, television, drugs/alcohol, verbal byplay, misfit partners, reality tv, car chase, parody, odd couple, partners against crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   48%
 
 6.9
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48 Hrs.
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A hard-nosed cop reluctantly teams up with a wise-cracking criminal temporarily paroled to him, in order to track down a killer.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspense, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, prison, police, chase, gunfight, violence, revenge, car chase, verbal byplay, murder, prison escape, kidnapping ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   63%
 
 6.7
 142K
Lethal Weapon 3
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Archetypal buddy cops Riggs and Murtaugh are back for another round of high-stakes action, this time setting their collective sights on bringing down a former Los Angeles police lieutenant turned black market weapons dealer. Lorna Cole joins as the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, chase, police, revenge, gunfight, verbal byplay, buddies, violence, weapons, martial arts, fight scenes, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, las vegas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   44%
 
 6.1
 57K
Red Heat
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A tough Russian policeman is forced to partner up with a cocky Chicago police detective when he is sent to Chicago to apprehend a Georgian drug lord who killed his partner and fled the country.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, police, cold war, culture clash, car chase, brutality, violence, vengeance, revenge, verbal byplay, chase, fight scenes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, twentieth century
Place: russia, usa, los angeles, california, ussr ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   51%
 
Movie in collections
 6.4
 85K
Tango & Cash
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ray Tango and Gabriel Cash are narcotics detectives who, while both being extremely successful, can't stand each other. Crime Lord Yves Perret, furious at the loss of income that Tango and Cash have caused him, frames the two for murder. Caught ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, chase, police, car chase, buddies, undercover cop, prison escape, gunfight, violence, reluctant partners, torture ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   48%
 
 6.5
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Running Scared
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two street-wise Chicago cops have to shake off some rust after returning from a Key West vacation to pursue a drug dealer that nearly killed them in the past.
Style: humorous, talky, witty, semi serious, funny ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, undercover cop, car chase, police investigation, violence, police, undercover, verbal byplay, buddies, gunfight, partners against crime, working undercover ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: florida, illinois, new jersey, usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
 6.2
 25K
Money Talks
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Money Talks is a 1997 American comedy film directed by Brett Ratner. Sought by police and criminals, a small-time huckster makes a deal with a TV newsman for protection.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, prison, murder, journalism, on the run, car chase, chases and races, friends, crimes, fight scenes, deadly, mentor ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   40%
 
 6.8
 198K
Bad Boys
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Marcus Burnett is a hen-pecked family man. Mike Lowry is a foot-loose and fancy free ladies' man. Both are Miami policemen, and both have 72 hours to reclaim a consignment of drugs stolen from under their station's nose. To complicate ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: car chase, gunfight, police corruption, police investigation, chase, police, violence, verbal byplay, murder, buddies, drug lord, drugs ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: miami, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   45%
 
 5.5
 23K
Metro
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Roper, a hostage negotiator catches a murderous bank robber after a blown heist. The bank robber escapes and immediately goes after the man who put him behind bars.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, revenge, car chase, police investigation, vengeance, hostage, violence, negotiation, hostages, murder, death, bank ...
Time: 90s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   57%
 
 6.3
 16K
The Hard Way
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Seeking to raise his credibility as an actor and to land a role as a tough cop on a new show, Hollywood action star Nick Lang works a deal with New York City Police Capt. Brix, who by chance is one of his fans. Nick will be paired with detective Lt. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, cynical, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, serial killer, police, hollywood, odd couple, undercover cop, partners against crime, chase, vengeance, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s, 80s, future, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   54%
 
Movie in collections
 5.9
 23K
The Rookie
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Veteran cop Nick Pulovski is used to playing musical partners; many of the partners he's had in the past have died on the job, and often as a result of Nick's risky tactics. But the rookie who's been assigned to help Nick bust a ...
Style: exciting, rough, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, police investigation, car chase, kidnapping, vengeance, murder, obsession, motorcycle, violence, revenge, mentor, brutality ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   48%
 
Hollywood Homicide
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Joe Gavilan (Harrison Ford) and his new partner K. C. Calden (Josh Hartnett), are detectives on the beat in Tinseltown. Neither one of them really wants to be a cop, Gavilan moonlights as a real estate broker, and Calden is an aspiring actor ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, witty, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: hip hop, police investigation, murder, hollywood, chase, police, car chase, odd couple, partners against crime, crime, gunfight, reluctant partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   39%
 
 6.6
 140K
Lethal Weapon 4
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In the combustible action franchise's final installment, maverick detectives Martin Riggs and Roger Murtaugh square off against Asian mobster Wah Sing Ku, who's up to his neck in slave trading and counterfeit currency. With help from ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, police investigation, kung fu, chase, police, car chase, violence, verbal byplay, buddies, fight scenes, vengeance, odd couple ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
Loose Cannons
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mac, the two fisted savy cop finds that he's being saddled with a new partner, a known burn out, to work with him on a new and difficult case. The new partner is, Ellis, an amazing detective, one who puts Sherlock Holmes to shame with his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, murder, amateur detective, crime, buddies, master criminal, chase, odd couple, family, catastrophe, partners against crime, farce ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, germany, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   47%
 
National Security
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two mismatched security guards are thrown together to bust a smuggling operation.
Style: humorous, semi serious, funny, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: odd couple, race issues, gunfight, chase, partners against crime, car chase, prison, crime, unlikely partners, crimes, undercover cop, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   47%
 
Movie in collections
 7.2
 14K
Police Story 2
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Hong Kong super-cop must stop a group of blackmailing bombers at the same time that the villains of the first Police Story are out for revenge.
Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police investigation, vengeance, kung fu, fight scenes, investigation, violence, gunfight, crime, criminal's revenge, gang, master criminal ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, california, usa, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   48%
 
A Low Down Dirty Shame
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A black detective becomes embroiled in a web of danger while searching for a fortune in missing drug money. During the course of his investigation, he encounters various old connections, ultimately confronting the criminal responsible for ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, police investigation, private detective, nothing goes right, gay, fight scenes, hidden identity, crime, stereotypes, master criminal, mystery, partners against crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   35%
 
 4.4
 1K
Rent-a-Cop
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When call-girl Della gets caught in the middle of a drug bust at a hotel where she was meeting a trick, she is held hostage by a robber that busted in on the drug agents and the drug dealers. She gets rescued by vice cop Church who is accused of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, sexy, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, crime, prostitute, master criminal, violence, hotel, partners against crime, store, reluctant partners, family, dialogue, mentor ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, london, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   33%
 
 6.6
 21K
Stakeout
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Two cops are given the 'dirty' job of staking out the home of an escaped convict's ex-girlfriend. Chris and the beautiful girlfriend accidentally meet and fall in love. Just as Chris' confesses, the convict appears, but will she ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: romance, police investigation, car chase, surveillance, prison, crimes, chase, love and romance, stakeout, partners, police, lone hero ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: seattle, usa, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   47%
 
Action Jackson
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Vengence drives a tough Detroit cop to stay on the trail of a power hungry auto magnate who's systematically eliminating his competition.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: police investigation, chase, martial arts, car chase, violence, police, master criminal, nightclub, explosions, tough law enforcer, crime, against the rules ...
Time: 80s
Place: detroit, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   37%
 
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The Last Boy Scout
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the girl that detective Joe Hallenback is protecting gets murdered, the boyfriend of the murdered girl (ex-football player Jimmy Dix) attempts to investigate and solve the case. What they discover is that there is deep seated corruption going ...
Style: clever, exciting, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, corruption, assassin, murder, football, secret service, violence, chase, car chase, revenge, gunfight, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, cleveland ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
 5.6
 80K
Cop Out
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Detectives Jimmy and Paul, despite nine years as partners, can still sometimes seem like polar opposites – especially when Paul's unpredictable antics get them suspended without pay. Already strapped for cash and trying to pay for his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, talky, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police, police investigation, baseball, verbal byplay, buddies, chase, car chase, urban, partners against crime, violence, kidnapping, crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: new york, usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   47%
 
 6.6
 44K
Black Rain
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Two New York cops get involved in a gang war between members of the Yakuza, the Japanese Mafia. They arrest one of their killers and are ordered to escort him back to Japan. In Japan, however, he manages to escape. As they try to track him down, ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crime, police investigation, culture clash, chase, organized crime, violence, mafia, gangster, police, motorcycle, neo noir, brutality ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, usa, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   32%
 
Showdown in Little Tokyo
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An American with a Japanese upbringing, Chris Kenner is a police officer assigned to the Little Tokyo section of Los Angeles. Kenner is partnered with Johnny Murata, a Japanese-American who isn't in touch with his roots. Despite their ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, culture clash, sword fight, gangsters, kung fu, violence, brutality, gang, crime, fight scenes, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, asia, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   42%
 
 6.3
 67K
Blue Streak
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Miles Logan is a jewel thief who just hit the big time by stealing a huge diamond. However, after two years in jail, he comes to find out that he hid the diamond in a police building that was being built at the time of the robbery. In an attempt to ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crime, robbery, police, chase, car chase, criminal heroes, undercover cop, prison, farce, lawyer, police corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, san francisco, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   45%
 

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Another Stakeout
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chris and Bill are called upon for their excellent surveillance record to stakeout a lakeside home where a Mafia trial witness is believed to be heading or already hiding. Unlike their earlier _Stakeout_, this time they are accompanied by Gina ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: police investigation, island, buddies, odd couple, death, crime, office, chase, crimes, law enforcement, stakeout, partners ...
Time: 90s
Place: seattle, usa, las vegas, seattle washington
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System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
 5.6
 35K
Money Train
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A vengeful New York transit cop decides to steal a trainload of subway fares; his foster brother, a fellow cop, tries to protect him.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, heist, chase, buddies, cons and scams, fight scenes, vengeance, crime, brothers, subway, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   33%
 
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