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DOA: Dead or Alive (2006)
 4.8
 45K
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: sexy, humorous, exciting, stylized, light, feel good, captivating, ridiculous, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, female fighter, female martial artist, competition, fight, island, female protagonist, master warrior, runaway, tournament, friendship, contests and competitions, adventure, heroes, escapades, ambition, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, women, assassin, video game, heroine, fistfight, kung fu ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
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 heroes, martial arts, master warrior, fight, rivalry, violence and fistfight mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like DOA: Dead or Alive: Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997), Tekken (2010), Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (2006), The Quest (1996), Red Sonja (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, ridiculous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, transformation, fight, adventure, good versus evil, save the world, immortality, kung fu, death, video game, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s
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100%
 4.8
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Tekken (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the year of 2039, after World Wars destroy much of the civilization as we know it, territories are no longer run by governments, but by corporations; the mightiest of which is the Mishima Zaibatsu. In order to placate the seething masses of this ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, superhero, martial arts tournament, kung fu, vengeance, revenge, fight, mentor, violence, distopia, fantasy world ...
Time: future, 2030s, 21st century
Place: usa
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100%
Wendy Wu: Homecoming Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
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, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: female martial artist, martial arts, obsessive quest, follow your dream, disney, friendship, ambition, life turned upside down, self discovery, rivalry, obsession, contests and competitions ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
 5.5
 26K
The Quest (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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: exciting, stylized, serious, realistic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, fight scenes, island, mixed martial arts, contests and competitions, friendship, brutality, mentor, life philosophy, revenge, ambition ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: thailand, new york, asia, himalaya, tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: sexy, entertaining, light, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, adventure, barbarian, female nudity, villainess, redheaded woman, female protagonist, medieval, supernatural, monster, good versus evil, wizards ...
Time: 80s, stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, 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: road movie, serious, suspenseful, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, superhero, good versus evil, vengeance, master warrior, heroic mission, battles, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, mortal combat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, year 2009
Place: asia, thailand, san francisco, bangkok thailand, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 118K
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, intense, stylized, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, monster, heroic mission, tournament, adventure, warrior, island, underground fighting, save the world, mortal combat, ninja ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong, thailand, los angeles, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Charlie's Angels (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Reboot of the 1970s TV series / early 2000s film franchise.
Style: exciting, light, funny, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: female protagonist, chase, female assassin, girlfriend girlfriend relationship, female agent, betrayal, showdown, female spy, feminism, fighting crime, undercover agent, espionage ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, istanbul turkey, hamburg germany, europe, paris france ...
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100%
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Style: stylized, light, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Plot: martial arts, female warrior, kung fu, master warrior, fight, sword fight, heroes, adventure, love and romance, romance, sword, medieval ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: funny, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, kung fu, master warrior, magic, vengeance, terminator, fighting crime, prodigy, undercover, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: serious, captivating, humorous, buddy movie, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, fight, fight scenes, terrorism, master warrior, heroes, good versus evil, one man army, tough heroes, mortal combat, vengeance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean, asia, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
U.S. Seals II: The Ultimate Force (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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, military, soldier, heroic mission, commando mission, daring rescue, race against time, heroes, master warrior, crimes, military base ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ 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, stylized, light, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, adventure, on the run, fight, mentor, kung fu master, chase, down on your luck, school, orphan, nothing goes right ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: china, tokyo, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, stylized, intense, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, young heroes, sword fight, monkey king, adventure, good versus evil, immortality, time travel, friendship, medieval, magical, warrior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: china, hong kong, boston, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Kickboxer 2: The Road Back (1991)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this rousing sequel to Kickboxer, Tong Po broods about his defeat at the hands of Kurt Sloan. Po and his managers resort to drastic measures to goad Kurt into the ring for a rematch.
Style: feel good, rough, serious, humorous, thought provoking ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, fight, vengeance, kickboxer, mentor, fight scenes, master warrior, tough heroes, underdog, contests and competitions, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Once Upon a Time in China III (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, 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, harsh, absurd, cerebral ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, culture clash, samurai, kung fu master, master warrior, battles, heroes, heroic mission, assassination, fistfight, sword fight ...
Place: china, tokyo, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Forbidden Warrior (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Gaia Za is a sacred tome that holds many ancient and powerful spells to be unlocked by a so-called Chosen One expected to be born to one of two leading families: the Khans or the Marajis. Unwilling to leave the clan's fate to the gods, Che ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, kung fu, escapades, rivalry, destiny, legends and myths, heroes, heroic mission, medieval, supernatural ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 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: atmospheric, stylized, gloomy, unusual plot structure, affectionate ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, sword fight, master warrior, ninja, fight, martial artist, female ninja, lone wolves, assassin, survival, dark hero ...
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, intense, colourful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, martial artist, master warrior, culture clash, friendship, tragic hero, school, fight, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, tokyo, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.5
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, fight, master warrior, haunted by the past, redemption, ambition, rivalry, crimes, moral dilemma, martial arts, tough guy, martial arts training ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 15K
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: entertaining, serious, exciting, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, chase, lone hero, fight scenes, runaway, military, heroes, master warrior, one man army, confined, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, scenic, lyrical ...
Plot: martial arts, sword fight, master warrior, female martial artist, warrior, kung fu, fight, martial artist, tough girl, female warrior, romance, qing dynasty ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 17th century
Place: china, tokyo, hong kong, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
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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: intense, suspense, serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, prison brawl, master warrior, contests and competitions, rivalry, prison life, mixed martial arts, tournament, underground fighting, heroes, tough heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Man with the Iron Fists (2012)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In feudal China, a blacksmith who makes weapons for a small village is put in the position where he must defend himself and his fellow villagers.
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, sexy, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, blacksmith, fight, kung fu, gang war, female martial artist, lone hero, village, ninja, warrior, violence, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 15th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: ninja, superhero, mutant, martial arts, master warrior, sewer, supernatural, vigilante, news reporter, chase, turtle, rat ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, year 2014, year 1999 ...
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.8
 13K
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: suspenseful, serious, sexy, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, gang, heroes, chase, good versus evil, superhuman powers, secret identity, leadership, rivalry, race against time ...
Time: future, 21st century, year 2007, 2000s, 80s
Place: los angeles, china, egypt, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Shogun Assassin (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
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: bloody, atmospheric, stylized, dark, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, samurai, female ninja, kung fu, female nudity, shogun, violence, violent, exploitation, cult, master warrior ...
Time: 16th century, 15th century, 19th century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, sexy, entertaining, humorous, tense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: ancient egypt, ancient history, desert, adventure, sword fight, good versus evil, master warrior, sword and sorcery, sorceress, destiny, betrayal, vengeance ...
Time: ancient times
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
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32%
 4.2
 583
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, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ambition, heroic mission, crimes, master warrior, escapades, fighting crime, rivalry, heroes, underdog, sport, ultimatum ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.0
 71K
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, adventure, mixed martial arts, military, hostage, battles, beast, master warrior, fight, superhero, video game, street fighter ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%