Movies Like Project Gutenberg (2018)

Movies to watch if you like Project Gutenberg (2018).

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Shock Wave (2017)

Starring: Andy Lau, Wu Jiang, Jia Song, Philip Keung
Duration: 1h 59mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Thriller

Bomb disposal officer Cheung Choi-san (Andy Lau) of the Explosive Ordnance Disposal Bureau (EOD) have been working undercover in a gang of thieves led by Hung Kai-pang (Jiang Wu), who specializes in bombs.
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Infernal Affairs II (2003)

Starring: Edison Chen, Shawn Yue, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Francis Ng
Duration: 1h 59mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

In 1991, Hong Kong police inspector Wong Chi-shing meets his informant, Hon Sam.
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Infernal Affairs (2002)

Starring: Andy Lau, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Anthony Chau-Sang Wong, Eric Tsang
Duration: 1h 41mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

Infernal Affairs is a series of three crime-action films directed by Andrew Lau and Alan Mak, starring Andy Lau and Tony Leung.
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New Police Story (2004)

Starring: Jackie Chan, Nicholas Tse, Mak Bau, Tak-Bun Wong
Duration: 2h 3mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

A group of 5 rebellious youths rob a bank with the intention of shooting police officers before making their escape.
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Prison on Fire (1987)

Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

The advertising designer Lo Ka-yiu is sentenced to three years of imprisonment in a Hong Kong prison for manslaughter.
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The Last Tycoon (2012)

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Xiaoming Huang, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Francis Ng
Duration: 1h 47mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Crime

The story begins in the 1910s in early Republican China. Cheng Daqi, a young fruit vendor from Chuansha, is arrested and imprisoned after being framed for murder.
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Carry on Abroad (1972)

Starring: Sidney James, Kenneth Williams, Charles Hawtrey, Joan Sims
Duration: 1h 28mins
Genres: Comedy

The film opens with pub landlord and frequent holidaymaker Vic Flange (Sid James) openly flirting with the sassy saucepot widow Sadie Tompkins (Barbara Windsor) as his battleaxe wife, Cora (Joan Sims), looks on with disdain.
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City on Fire (1987)

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Yueh Sun, Danny Lee, Carrie Ng
Duration: 1h 41mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Crime

An undercover cop, Chan Kam-wah, who is investigating a group of jewellery thieves, blows his cover and is stabbed to death by three attackers in a street market.
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Cold War II (2016)

Starring: Aaron Kwok, Tony Ka Fai Leung, Yun-Fat Chow, Charlie Yeung
Duration: 1h 50mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

The Hong Kong Police Force holds a funeral for two superintendents killed during the previous film.
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Beast Stalker (2008)

Starring: Nicholas Tse, Jingchu Zhang, Nick Cheung, Pu Miao
Duration: 1h 49mins
Genres: Action, Thriller

Sergeant Tong Fei (Nicholas Tse) is a no-nonsense Hong Kong cop.
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Hard Boiled (1992)

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Tony Chiu-Wai Leung, Teresa Mo, Philip Chan
Duration: 2h 8mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Thriller

Hard Boiled (Chinese: 辣手神探) is a 1992 Hong Kong action film directed by John Woo and written by Barry Wong.
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A Better Tomorrow II (1987)

Starring: Leslie Cheung, Yun-Fat Chow, Lung Ti, Dean Shek
Duration: 1h 45mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

Several years after the events of A Better Tomorrow, Sung Tse-ho (Ti Lung) is offered early parole by the police in exchange for spying on his former boss and mentor, Lung Sei (Dean Shek), who is suspected of heading a counterfeiting operation.
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Kill Zone (2005)

Starring: Donnie Yen, Simon Yam, Sammo Kam-Bo Hung, Jing Wu
Duration: 1h 33mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Thriller

The movie is set before 1997, prior to the return of Hong Kong to the People's Republic of China.
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Paradox (2017)

Starring: Louis Koo, Yue Wu, Ka Tung Lam, Chris Collins
Duration: 1h 41mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Crime

When Hong Kong police inspector Lee Chung-chi (Louis Koo) is informed about the sudden disappearance of his 16-year-old daughter Lee Wing-chi (Hanna Chan) during her trip to Pattaya, he decides to travel to Thailand to search for her daughter's whereabouts.
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Breaking News (2004)

Starring: Richie Jen, Kelly Chen, Nick Cheung, Eddie Cheung
Duration: 1h 30mins
Genres: Action, Crime, Drama

The Hong Kong Police finds itself in a public relations crisis after a disastrous shootout and the scene of a police officer surrendering in apparent fear to the mobsters was captured and telecast by the local media.
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)

Starring: Yun-Fat Chow, Michelle Yeoh, Ziyi Zhang, Chen Chang
Duration: 2h 0mins
Genres: Action, Adventure, Fantasy

In 18th-century Qing dynasty China, Li Mu Bai is a Wudang swordsman, and Yu Shu Lien heads a private security company.
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Special ID (2013)

Starring: Donnie Yen, Tian Jing, Andy On, Ronald Cheng
Duration: 1h 39mins
Genres: Action, Crime

Yen takes on the role of Dragon Chan, a Hong Kong undercover police officer deep within the ranks of one of China’s most ruthless underworld gangs.
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The Accidental Spy (2001)

Starring: Jackie Chan, Min Kim, Eric Tsang, Vivian Hsu
Duration: 1h 27mins
Genres: Action, Comedy, Crime

A news reporting team cover a story in an Anatolian village where many people have seemingly died from pneumonia while a team of scientists try to find a cure.
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