Movies like Vampire Effect

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Vampire Effect (2003)
 5.5
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Vampire Effect (2003)
Original name: 千機變
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An evil Duke attempts to kill and collect the blood of a royal family of European vampires in order to become all powerful. The only surviving member of the family travels to Hong Kong, only to complicate his struggle by falling in love with a mortal girl who just happens to have a vampire hunter for a brother.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vampire, fall in love, heroic mission, supernatural, twins, deadly, royal family, rivalry, fight, tough girl, heroes, wedding, siblings relations, kung fu, parkour, violence, tough guy, sword, hand to hand combat, martial artist, brawl, master warrior, brother sister relationship, blood ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and stylized films with plots about martial arts, heroes, rivalry, master warrior, danger, escapades and kung fu mostly in Action, Comedy and Horror genres. Some movies like Vampire Effect: House of Fury (2005), Mr. Vampire (1985), Blade of Kings (2004), Ninjas vs. Vampires (2010), Twins Mission (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
House of Fury (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Teddy Yu is a former secret agent turned chiropractor who thought he left his past behind. He teaches martial arts to his two kids. However, his past catches up to him as a rogue agent demands to know the whereabouts of an agent known as Dragon. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, young heroes, secret agents, parents and children, family relations, daring rescue, heroes, danger, siblings relations, wiretap, kidnapping, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: asia, hong kong
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95%
 7.4
 3K
Mr. Vampire (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The planned reburial of a village elder goes awry as the corpse resurrects into a hopping, bloodthirsty vampire, threatening mankind. Therefore, a Taoist Priest and his two disciples attempt to stop the terror.
Style: humorous, scary, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, martial arts, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, zombie, clergy, supernatural ability, supernatural power ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Blade of Kings (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the mythical land of Huadu, Charcoal Head, a humble boy born to rule an empire must undertake his journey to claim his throne.
Style: epic, humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: empress, twins, vampire, heroic mission, martial arts, humble, wiretap, heroes, adventure, danger, rivalry, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Ninjas vs. Vampires (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ninjas battle Vampires for the fate of the world in this all new Action-Horror-Comedy from the creators of 2010's cult smash, "Ninjas Vs Zombies"! Moments after down-on-his-luck Aaron is rejected by the girl of his dreams, they both ...
Style: sexy, exciting, semi serious, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: vampire, martial arts, master warrior, heroes, good versus evil, save the world, escapades, supernatural, uninhibited rivalry, disorder, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 5.3
 571
Twins Mission (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Twins Mission is a 2007 Hong Kong martial arts-action-comedy film directed by action choreographer Kong Tao-Hoi and staring Gillian Chung, Charlene Choi and Sammo Hung among others. The film is a bit of a spoof of the popularity and success of the ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, aerial combats, master warrior, heroes, martial arts, crimes, twins, female bodybuilder, rivalry, train
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Bulletproof Monk (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious and immortal Tibetan kung fu master, who has spent the last 60 years traveling around the world protecting the ancient Scroll of the Ultimate, mentors a selfish street kid in the ancient intricacies of kung fu.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monk, heroes, prophecy, good versus evil, scroll, martial arts, master warrior, knife fight, adventure, supernatural, culture clash, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 40s, 20th century, 1940s, 21st century ...
Place: tibet, san francisco, usa, asia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 463
Cat and Mouse (2003)
Genre: Romance, Comedy, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Zhan Zhao (Andy Lau) is a court officer who learns of a plot to assassinate Judge Bao (Anthony Wong). While on holiday he meets a young man named Bai (Cecilia Cheung) who turns out to be a woman. Zhan Zhao tries to recruit Bai to help him stop the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: secret identity, rivalry, heroes, love affair, vigilantism, dishonesty, battles, escapades, folk hero, hidden identity, love and romance, romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Dragons Forever (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hot-shot lawyer hired by a Hong Kong chemical plant to dispose of opposition to their polluting ways. But when he falls for a beautiful woman out to stop the plant, Jackie is torn in a conflict of interest and asks his trusty ...
Style: exciting, neurotic, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, factory, lawyer, fight, dishonesty, cons and scams, hand to hand combat, fistfight, gangsters, courtroom, gangster ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: UK, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Professor Van Helsing had been asked to help against the tyranny of skeletal creatures that are responsible for terror and death amongst the peasants in rural China. He is the only person qualified to deal with the cause of these phenomena, for the ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: vampire, martial arts, vampire hunter, legends and myths, supernatural, obsessive quest, gory, master warrior, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, adventure, danger ...
Time: 19th century, edwardian era, 20th century, 1900s, 1800s
Place: china, hong kong, asia, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bloody Mallory (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mallory is the head of an elite government-run strike force dedicated to combating the supernatural. Her team includes the drag queen Vena Cava, an explosives expert; a mute, pre-teen telepath capable of possessing others named Talking Tina; and an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, vampire, femme fatale, obsessive quest, anti hero, chaos and mayhem, anti heroes, supernatural ability, daring rescue, rivalry, save the day, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.9
 3K
Vamp U (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Wayne Gretzky (no relation) is a vampire who can't grow his teeth. His impotence began when he inadvertently killed Mary Lipinsky, the love of his life, 300 years ago. To take his mind off the pain, he teaches college history - who better? ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, bleak, sexy
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, youth, haunted by the past, violence spree, power relations, deadly, supernatural, college, bite, danger, teachers and students, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
New Mr. Vampire 2 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lam Ching-Ying returns as the famous "Vampire Buster," this time starring as the One-Eyebrown Priest. To save the village from paranormal menaces, he deals with and battles a host of mysterious creatures including: a little mischievous ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, gothic, humorous ...
Plot: vampire, ghost, escapades, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, heroes, deadly, curses spells and rituals, mad scientist, rivalry, babies and infants ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Assassin's Blade (2008)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This movie is based on the Butterfly Lovers, or Liang Zhu, a Chinese legend about the tragic romance between two lovers, Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai. Retelling the Wuxia version of the story, it was filmed in Shanghai in 2008. The story features ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, stylized ...
Plot: martial arts, romance, fall in love, master warrior, unfulfillment, adventure, love, kung fu, martial arts training, mentor, rivalry, vengeance ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 543
Mr. Vampire II (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Modern grave robbing "archeologists" find perfectly preserved specimens from the past of a man, a woman, and their child. Unbeknownst to the scientist and his two bumbling assistants, these are vampires immobilized only by the paper spells ...
Style: scary, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: vampire, unlikely partners, heroes, deadly, imaginary, reluctant partners, clergy, rivalry, mad scientist, escapades, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 11K
Gorgeous (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When Ah Bu, a girl from a small fishing town in Taiwan, finds a glass bottle with a romantic message, she travels to Hong Kong to find her prince charming. As it turns out, her prince charming, Albert, happens to be gay. But all is not lost when Ah ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: friendship, martial arts, love triangle, love and romance, looking for love, love affair, fall in love, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, rivalry, good versus evil, gays and lesbians, romance ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, taiwan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The White Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this swordfighting comedy, a young noblewoman falls in love with a prince of the Imperial House. By accident, she acquires the martial arts skills of the White Dragon. New in her power, she learns that there are definite advantages in performing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, tragic hero, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, love affair, fall in love, true love, escapades, rivalry, danger, intrigue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 3K
Wing Chun (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Wing Chun battles bandits in this magical film that provides as many laughs as it does wallops. Besides horse thieves, Wing Chun must deal with the men around her who simply can't handle a strong, independent woman. ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, kung fu, village, village life, love triangle, strong female presence, leadership, rivalry, crimes, adventure, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Era of Vampires (2003)
Genre: Horror, Action
Country: Hong Kong, Japan, Netherlands
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In 17th century China, zombies and vampires roamed the lands, feeding on the unsuspecting. A group of martial artists / vampire hunters find themselves employed by a very rich - and very insane - old man who has kept everyone of his relatives ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, martial arts, vampire, gory, deadly, danger, vengeance, clergy, escapades, rivalry, zombie, wedding ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Returning home with his father after a shopping expedition, Wong Fei-Hong is unwittingly caught up in the battle between foreigners who wish to export ancient Chinese artifacts and loyalists who don't want the pieces to leave the country. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, farce, cult, heroes, good versus evil, showdown, fist fighting, boxing, silly humor, parents and children, righting the wronged, theft ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everyone abuses and humiliates a downtrodden orphan (Chan) until he befriends an old man, who turns out to be the last master of the "snake fist" fighting style. Jackie becomes the old man's student and finds himself in battle with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, vengeance, beggar, master villain, rivalry, master warrior, escapades, power relations, graphic violence, teachers and students, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 11K
Twin Dragons (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twins, separated at birth, end up as a Hong Kong gangster and a New York concert pianist. When the pianist travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the two inevitably get mistaken for each other.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, farce, martial arts, gangsters, siblings relations, disorder, crimes, goofy hero, kung fu, chase, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Enter the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Georgie Hung is handsome, stylish and charming but he hides a secret that his old-fashion father, Hung who is a Triad leader, can never forgive. He has been sent to Thailand since he was a child and never returned. After Hung's death, his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting, realistic
Plot: martial arts, leadership, mistaken identity, disorder, gang, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, gangsters, triad, gay son, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.7
 4K
Arahan (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When a thief driving a motorcycle steals a purse of a pedestrian, the clumsy, naive and honest rookie policeman Sang-hwan runs after him, but the skilled specialist in martial arts Wi-jin captures the criminal and Sang-hwan is severely injured. She ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, save the world, rivalry, danger, escapades, master villain, world domination, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, ancient mystery, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.2
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Treasure Hunt (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A C.I.A. agent is assigned to go to Beijing to look for a hidden "treasure," which turns out to be a woman who has supernatural powers, and is the National Treasure of China.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, martial arts, hand to hand combat, supernatural romance, legends and myths, tragic love, on the road, track down, palaces castles and temples, rivalry, special agents, politics ...
Place: hong kong, asia, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Battle Creek Brawl (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, heroes, gang, vengeance, ambition, crimes, contests and competitions, rivalry, vigilantism, uninhibited rivalry, tragic hero ...
Time: 1930s, 20s, 30s, 1920s, 80s ...
Place: chicago illinois, texas, usa, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 665
Tai Chi II (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young Tai Chi master fights Opium smugglers with the aid of his powerful braid while wooing a girl.
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tai chi, rebellion, rivalry, adventure, undercover, danger, daring rescue, heroes, escapades, drug dealing, wooing ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.1
 599
2002 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In Hong Kong, the special force of the police known as 2002 is composed of the twenty-two year-old cop Chiu and his ghost partner and they fight against supernatural phenomena under the guidance of the mystic Paper Chan. When his partner ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspense, captivating
Plot: special agents, ghost, reincarnation, martial arts, afterlife, supernatural, good versus evil, introspection, vengeance, battles, fall in love, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Young Master (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Youthful martial arts master Lung is searching for his missing brother, when he is mistaken for a criminal on the run. He must prove his innocence by solving the case himself, while local lawmen and merciless mercenaries are hot on his trail.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, on the run, adventure, chase, mistaken identity, orphan, contests and competitions, down on your luck, school, nothing goes right, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Shaolin Temple 2: Kids from Shaolin (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two rivaling families live on opposite sides of a river. One of them practices Shaolin kung fu and has only sons, while the other has only daughters and practices the Wu-Tang sword. The father of the Wu-Tang family is so paranoid about the Shaolin ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, master warrior, village, martial arts, rivalry, daring rescue, crimes, samurai, love affair, vengeance, heroic mission, village life ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Harry Knuckles and the Pearl Necklace (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A valuable necklace has gone missing, and Harry Knuckles, AKA Special Agent Spanish Fly, is on the case. But getting his hirsute hands on the prize isn't going to be easy for the diminutive dynamo. There's more to this case than meets the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, undercover, espionage, vampire, crimes, mummy, twins, best friends, heroes, escapades, master villain, secret agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%