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DOA: Dead or Alive (2006)
 4.8
 43K
DOA: Dead or Alive (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery
Country: UK, Germany, Japan, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Four beautiful rivals at an invitation-only martial-arts tournament join forces against a sinister threat. Princess Kasumi is an aristocratic warrior trained by martial-arts masters. Tina Armstrong is a wrestling superstar. Helena Douglas is an athlete with a tragic past. Christie Allen earns her keep as a thief and an assassin-for-hire.
Style: exciting, sexy, humorous, light, feel good, captivating, stylized, serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: teen comedy, teens, boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: ninja, martial arts, island, fight, competition, friendship, master warrior, tournament, contests and competitions, adventure, heroes, ambition, good versus evil, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, female fighter, runaway, female protagonist, swimsuit, hand to hand combat, heroine, fistfight, assassin, karate, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, humorous and stylized films with plots about martial arts, heroes, rivalry, violence, hand to hand combat, master warrior and fight mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like DOA: Dead or Alive: Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (2006), Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997), The Quest (1996), Red Sonja (1985), Elektra (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: It is the story of an average, popular American teenager named Wendy Wu who discovers that in order to win the coveted crown she must first learn the way of the warrior. Wendy Wu has a one track mind, and that track leads directly to the title of ...
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, follow your dream, obsessive quest, teenage life, ambition, friendship, self discovery, life turned upside down, obsession, family life, rivalry, youth ...
Time: contemporary
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of heroic warriors has only six days to save the planet in "Mortal Kombat Annihilation." To succeed they must survive the most spectacular series of challenges any human, or god, has ever encountered as they battle an evil warlord ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, save the world, fight, good versus evil, heroes, transformation, alternate dimension, battle, battles, hand to hand combat, adventure ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
 24K
The Quest (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Ghang-gheng, the ancient winner-take-all competition in which the deadliest fighters from around the world employ the most spectacular feats of martial arts skills ever displayed in order to win the prized Golden Dragon. But fighting prowess alone ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, martial arts, mixed martial arts, contests and competitions, island, rivalry, escapades, ambition, against the odds, fight scenes, one man army, heroes ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: himalaya, tibet, thailand, asia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 38K
Red Sonja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Netherlands, Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tyrant Gedren seeks the total power in a world of barbarism. She raids the city Hablac and kills the keeper of a talisman that gives her great power. Red Sonja, sister of the keeper, sets out with her magic sword to overthrow Gedren.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, adventure, vengeance, good versus evil, heroic mission, murder, obsessive quest, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, crimes, danger, chases and races ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 86K
Elektra (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elektra the warrior survives a near-death experience, becomes an assassin-for-hire, and tries to protect her two latest targets, a single father and his young daughter, from a group of supernatural assassins.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: superheroine, adventure, female assassin, supernatural, master warrior, martial arts, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, supernatural ability, danger, graphic violence, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 100K
Mortal Kombat (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: For nine generations an evil sorcerer has been victorious in hand-to-hand battle against his mortal enemies. If he wins a tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, desolation and evil will reign over the multiverse forever. To save Earth, three warriors must ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, sorcerer, adventure, tournament, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, warrior, island, mortal combat, monster, world domination ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: hong kong, los angeles, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Charlie's Angels (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Reboot of the 1970s TV series / early 2000s film franchise.
Style: light, funny, humorous, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: female assassin, female protagonist, spy, danger, martial arts, undercover agent, chase, adventure, betrayal, partners, crimes, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, quarry, 2010s
Place: usa, berlin germany, hamburg germany, istanbul turkey, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ninja Terminator (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, Canada, UK
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three martial-arts students search for the Golden Ninja Warrior, a statue reputed to have magic powers. Ninja mayhem by Godfrey Ho intercut with multiple scenes from Stafferyui Bulcheonggaek
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, ninja, vengeance, undercover, assassination, fighting crime, contests and competitions, heroes, escapades, superhero, adventure ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 5.1
 8K
Sidekicks (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Barry is an asthmatic kid having trouble in life. He lives with his father, a computer programmer, in Texas. Barry is struggling to get by in life, dealing with his rough school life, bullies, as well as his health. Barry's only source of ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, satirical ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: asthma, martial arts, heroes, computer, bully, karate, school, youth, adventure, power relations, friends, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.5
 150
Fist 2 Fist (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Still haunted by his failure to prevent the murder of a young couple years earlier, a mixed martial arts teacher must confront the skeleton in his closet when the boy who was orphaned by the killing shows up at his door.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, master warrior, fight, redemption, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, ambition, crimes, rivalry, tough guy, martial arts, martial arts training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 ⇓
40%
Once Upon a Time in China III (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Master Wong and his disciples enroll in the 'Dancing Lion Competition' to stop an assassination plot and to battle an arrogant, deceitful opponent.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, epic, silent film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, kung fu, culture clash, heroes, battles, master warrior, assassination, dishonesty, rivalry, contests and competitions, master villain ...
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
American Shaolin (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being humiliated in the ring by a dirty kickboxer who pulled down his shorts and then hit him, a martial arts master decides to travel to China and enter a monastery where he may learn the Shaolin form of fighting. The film then veers into ...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxer, master warrior, misfit, contests and competitions, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, fish out of water, uninhibited rivalry, teaching the ways of the world, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 759
U.S. Seals II (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a secret Russian nuclear missile base, an ex-U.S. SEAL member is planning to launch a missile strike on the United States, and the only way to stop him is with the best of the best. Because of a natural gas refinery leak, the newly formed team ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, island, master warrior, heroes, save the day, deadly, crimes, race against time, adventure, daring rescue, soldier, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 14K
American Ninja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Armstrong, an orphaned drifter will little respect for much other than martial arts, finds himself on an American Army base in The Philippines after a judge gives him a choice of enlistment or prison. On one of his first missions driving a ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, soldier, heroes, master warrior, military base, heroic mission, daring rescue, one man army, sword fight, kidnapping, military ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jackson is back, and now he has a new partner, karate champion Sean, as they must face a deadly terrorist known as "The Cobra", who has infected Sean with a virus. Sean and Jackson have no choice but to fight the Cobra and his bands of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ninja, martial arts, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, terrorism, manhunt, vengeance, island, escapades, master villain, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, usa, asia, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Once Upon a Time in China (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Set in late 19th century Canton this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung (1847-1924) against foreign forces' (English, French and American) plundering of China.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, martial artist, master warrior, heroes, school, tragic hero, culture clash, adventure, heroic mission, righting the wronged, good versus evil, folk hero ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the second film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, Ogami Itto battles a group of female ninja in the employ of the Yagyu clan and must assassinate a traitor who plans to sell his clan's secrets to the Shogunate.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, sword fight, master warrior, martial arts, lone wolves, blood, heroes, drifter, decapitation, good versus evil, female ninja, martial artist ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
 4.0
 65K
Street Fighter (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, battles, hostage, mixed martial arts, dictator, adventure, hostages, danger, master warrior, heroic mission, rescue mission, battle ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-kickboxing champion turned sports photographer Max Havoc again finds himself in Guam on a publicity photo shoot. Max's helpful ways land him in the lives of the vacationing sisters Jane and Christy Goody who have acquired a rare jade dragon, ...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, serious
Plot: martial arts, heroes, crimes, chase, rivalry, gangsters, danger, kickboxing, violence, warrior, hand to hand combat, love interest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Scorpion King (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, tense, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sword fight, ancient egypt, adventure, master warrior, desert, good versus evil, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, danger, leadership, woman in danger, destiny ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, reboot ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: ninja, master warrior, supernatural, adventure, vigilante, superhero, heroes, martial arts, good versus evil, turtle, sewer, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, year 1999 ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, intense, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, immortality, teenager, martial arts, mentor, good versus evil, imaginary, warrior, magical, master warrior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: china, boston, usa, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 3K
Bloodsport 2 (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After thief Alex Cardo gets caught while stealing an ancient katana in East Asia, he soon finds himself imprisoned and beaten up by the crowd there. One of the guards, Demon, feels upset by Alex appearance and tortures him as often as he gets the ...
Style: realistic, serious, intense, cult film, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, mixed martial arts, rivalry, contests and competitions, prison life, adventure, vengeance, human spirit, friendship, friends ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.2
 550
Underground (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the UK suburbs, an underground tournament is set to challenge twelve fighters from different backgrounds to compete for the price of £500,000. They have been handpicked for a no-holds barred competition that will push each fighter to their ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ambition, heroic mission, rivalry, heroes, fighting crime, crimes, master warrior, danger, escapades, sport, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Shogun Assassin (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai swore to avenge the death of his wife and roams the countryside with his toddler son in search of ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, samurai, martial arts, heroes, lone wolves, master warrior, revenge, gory, cult, female ninja, single parent, deadly ...
Time: 1500s, 19th century, 15th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A quartet of mutated humanoid turtles clash with an uprising criminal gang of ninjas
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, stylized, comic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: ninja, mutant, secret identity, adventure, martial arts, friendship, good versus evil, fighting crime, save the day, genetically altered, mentor, superhero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.8
 11K
Double Dragon (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Denmark
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Set 15 years in the future in post-earthquake California, where San Diego and Los Angeles are merged into one city, two teenage brothers have half of a powerful ancient Chinese talisman. An evil gang leader named Bo Abobo has the other half, and ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: heroes, adventure, martial arts, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, gang, superhuman powers, chase, secret identity, rivalry, leadership ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2007, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california, china, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, jungle, kidnapping, heroes, master warrior, kung fu, vengeance, danger, graphic violence, daring rescue, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, India, USA, Japan, Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a teenager, Chun-Li witnesses the kidnapping of her father by wealthy crime lord M. Bison. When she grows up, she goes into a quest for vengeance and becomes the famous crime-fighter of the Street Fighter universe.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, road movie, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, good versus evil, revenge, master warrior, street fighter, battles, heroic mission, adventure, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, mortal combat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: asia, thailand, hong kong, san francisco, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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