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Crippled Avengers (1978)
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Crippled Avengers
Original name: 残缺
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Crippled Avengers is a 1978 Shaw Brothers kung fu film directed by Chang Cheh and starring four members of the Venom Mob. It has been released in North America as Mortal Combat and Return of the 5 Deadly Venoms. The film follows a group of martial artists seeking revenge after being crippled by Tu Tin-To (Chen Kuan Tai), a martial arts master, and his son (Lu Feng).
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, adventure, vengeance, rivalry, mute or deaf, siblings relations, disability, heroes, military, misfit, kung fu classic, kung fu, fighting movie, fight
Place: asia, hong kong
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One-Armed Swordsman
Action, Drama
Hong Kong
111 min.
 7.5
Five Element Ninjas
Action, Drama
Hong Kong
107 min.
 7.5
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, heroes, kung fu, vengeance, master warrior and violence mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Crippled Avengers: The Kid with the Golden Arm (1979), Two Champions of Shaolin (1980), The Heroic Ones (1970), Brothers Five (1970), Five Deadly Venoms (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Kid with the Golden Arm
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Duration: 86 min.
Story: Jin bei tong opens with a group of escort/guards preparing to move a shipment of gold from the local government to an area stricken by famine... one of the very few Venom films where all six Venom actors are present within a single film.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: martial arts, gory, adventure, master warrior, heroes, rivalry, gang, government agency, special agents, kung fu, contests and competitions, intrigue ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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System:   95%
    User:   99%
 
Two Champions of Shaolin
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shaolin warrior Tung Chien-chen is injured in battle against the hated Wu Tang clan, and nursed back to health by a knife-throwing master. As he recovers, Tung learns this deadly art, and also falls in love with his teacher's daughter. But when ...
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Time: 70s
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System:   94%
    User:   88%
 
The Heroic Ones
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Mogul king decides to take stealthy action to help overpower his greatest rivals. He chooses nine out thirteen of his loyal generals (who he treats as sons) to embark on the mission. However, jealously amongst them sparks a treacherous family feud ...
Style: serious, epic, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, master warrior, gory, daring rescue, track down, vengeance, heroic mission, political unrest, battles, good versus evil, heroes ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   86%
    User:   99%
 
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Brothers Five
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The 5 Kao brothers, separated since childhood, are unaware that the master Teng Lung Manor, Lung Chen-feng has killed their father. All five, however, seek to defeat the vicious gangsters at the Manor.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia, china
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System:   80%
    User:   87%
 
Five Deadly Venoms
Genre: Action
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Story: A kung-fu student is instructed by his dying teacher to track down five of the teacher's ex-students. Each of the five is equipped with a lethal martial arts skill, and the teacher fears this might be used for evil purposes. However, not only ...
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System:   75%
    User:   82%
 
One-Armed Swordsman
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
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    User:   64%
 
Five Element Ninjas
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young martial artist seeks revenge on the ninja who kills his martial arts brothers and teacher.
Style: serious, rough, exciting
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Story: The Wong family kung fu school gets smacked around by a rival school. Wong Fei-hong gets fed up with the abuse and goes to learn from his fathers master. After one of the rival schools members kills some of the towns people Wong Fei-hong becomes ...
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Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   61%
 
The Shadow Whip
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 78 min.
Story: This top ten box office hit reunites the star duo from Come Drink With Me in another classic action adventure. Cheng Pei-pei (Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon) radiates her trademark charm while wielding the deadly title weapon, which is implicated in ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   70%
    User:   74%
 
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Shatter
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shatter, an international contract killer, has been assigned to assassinate the President of a small African country and collect his fee from a bank in the Far East. On arrival in Hong Kong his life is threatened and when the bank denies all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
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System:   69%
    User:   69%
 
Martial Arts of Shaolin
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Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, assassination attempt, adventure, palaces castles and temples, vengeance, tough heroes, heroes, soldier, rivalry, shaolin monk, shaolin kung fu ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   58%
 
The New One-Armed Swordsman
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Lei Li lost his right-arm in a sword duel with the master of a martial arts school, long ago. Now, he is able to defend himself well with just his left arm, and kung fu techniques. That he proves with just the help of his friend Chung-Chieng, when ...
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   69%
 
Clan of the White Lotus
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shaolin practitioners and brothers Wu and Hung kill the merciless Pai Mei. However, Pai Mei's even more merciless brother White Lotus takes revenge; killing most of the Shaolin disciples, including Wu and Hung's girlfriend, leaving only ...
Style: serious, offbeat, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
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    User:   57%
 
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5 Masters of Death
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Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   53%
 
The 8 Diagram Pole Fighter
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Country: Hong Kong
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Story: The Yangs are betrayed by a government official conspiring with the Mongols. All of the Yang family males except the 4th, 5th, and 6th brothers are killed. Fu Sheng loses his mind after the death of his family, while the other brother, takes refuge ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, exciting
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Plot: martial arts, master warrior, vengeance, rebelliousness, danger, heroes, rivalry, daring rescue, siblings relations, teaching the ways of the world, captivity, political unrest ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   52%
 
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The anti-Ching patriots, under the guidance of Ho Kuang-han, have secretly set up their base in Canton, disguised as school masters. During a brutal Manchu attack, Lui manages to escape, and devotes himself to learning the martial arts in order to ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, breathtaking, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, vengeance, rebellion, revenge, master warrior, adventure, fight scenes, sword fight, violence, weapons, tragic hero ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   51%
 
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The Blade
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man adopted by a renowned swordsmith, discovers that his real father was killed by a powerful bandit called Lung. Leaving to seek revenge, he runs foul of a group of vicious desert scum, losing his right arm in the process. After being ...
Style: epic, serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal's revenge, lone wolves, rescue, vengeance, kidnapping, righting the wronged, tough heroes, good versus evil, crimes, danger, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   67%
 
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Crippled Masters
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two men skilled in the arts of Kung-Fu are betrayed by their master and crippled for life, one left with no arms and the other with no legs. Despite their obvious disadvantages, they learn to combine their martial arts skills and seek revenge ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, adventure, crimes, rivalry, master criminal, royal family, disability, cripple, confined, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   57%
 
New Fists of Fury
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A brother and sister escape from Japanese-occupied Shanghai to Japanese-occupied Taiwan, to stay with their grandfather who runs a Kung-Fu school there. However, the master of a Japanese Kung-Fu school in Taiwan has designs on bringing all other ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, anti heroes, gang, school, master villain, master warrior, fighting crime, vengeance, kung fu, fight, vigilantism, heroic mission ...
Place: asia, hong kong, taiwan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   51%
 
Fury of the Shaolin Master
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: A government law officer is dispatched to bring his brother's killers to justice. On his bloody mission, untold assassins are thrown at him, but to no avail. One by one they are done away with in a most militant style.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, one man army, vengeance, heroes, rivalry, lone wolves, danger, escapades, buddha, child martial arts, fighting style ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   59%
 
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Hero
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ma Wing Jing and his older brother Ma Tai Chueng arrive in Shanghai to make their fortune at the end of the Qin Dynasty. Be-friending a powerful mobster Wing Jing is given his nightclub in return for saving Tam Sei's life. Unfortunately, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, crime, master criminal, master warrior, nightclub, tough heroes, hitman, rivalry, crimes, heroes, rise to the top ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   64%
 
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Bloodfight
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Master martial artist Masahiro Kai is a shadow of the champion fighter and trainer he once was. After his protégé was slain in a no-holds-barred, underground fight by the incomparable Chang Lee, Kai slips into a numbing alcohol-induced stupor to ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, battle zone, master warrior, adventure, contests and competitions, ambition, heroes, rivalry, dangerous animal, gang, vengeance, redemption ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
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System:   55%
    User:   49%
 
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Kill the Shogun
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Action-drama set during the 1904 occupation of Korea (by Japan). An incident is sparked when the Japanese force the Korean soldiers to strip off their uniforms. Two of the Korean soldiers refuse and go on a rampage against the Japanese, forcing them ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, adventure, heroes, rivalry, heroic mission, battles, against the odds, confined, military, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: china, hong kong, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   63%
 
Bandits, Prostitutes and Silver
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To free his girlfriend from her contract with a greedy madam, Shang Li (Don Wong) teams up with a cold-blooded thief called the Sparrow (Chiang-lung Wen) to hijack a large shipment of silver. But when the heist suddenly goes bad, Shang Li finds ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heist, master criminal, adventure, master warrior, one man army, daring rescue, track down, kung fu, wrongfully committed, tough heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   55%
 
Legend of the Wolf
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wolf (Donnie Yen) is a war veteran who recounts the tale of his legendary youth to a young upstart killer (Edmond Leung). Flashback to a post-World War 2 time when the young Wolf (Yen) is wandering the Chinese countryside in search of his missing ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, criminal's revenge, femme fatale, gangsters, assassination attempt, track down, vengeance, tragic love, working undercover, hitman, crimes ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   54%
 
Duel of the Iron Fist
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tan Jen-chieh’s life spins out of control when he’s forced into exile to clear his name following the murder of his adopted father. He’s hunted in the streets. His lover, Butterfly, turns to prostitution. And his father’s likely killer – a ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal's revenge, gangsters, master warrior, one man army, vengeance, vigilantism, kung fu, crimes, heroes, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 1900s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   43%
 
Death Duel of Kung Fu
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ming General Cheng (Wang Dao) and his band of soldiers escape to Taiwan after Ching forces topple the Ming Dynasty. Still fearing the deposed general's deadly potential, however, the Ching prince Ta orders his own band of ruthless mercenaries ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, captivating
Plot: martial arts, master criminal, master warrior, one man army, drug dealing, track down, vengeance, vigilantism, tragic love, heroic mission, tough heroes, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: china, taiwan
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System:   50%
    User:   53%
 

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The Shaolin Temple
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Tang emperor is betrayed by one of his generals, who installs himself as emperor in the East Capital. The son of one of his slave workers escapes to the Shaolin Temple, learns kung fu, and sets out to kill the traitor who killed his father. ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, adventure, obsessive quest, vengeance, heroic mission, tough heroes, escapades, kung fu, heroes, rivalry, track down ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   54%
 
The Brave Archer
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Guo Jing and Yang Kang are the sons of two rebels. The rebels are killed by imperial soldiers and the boys are rescued by six pugilists later. The pugilists agree to separate the two boys, tutor them separately in martial arts, and let them meet ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, island, parents and children, teachers and students, heroes, rivalry, power relations, betrayal, vengeance, wooing ...
Time: ancient history
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
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