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The Heroic Trio (1993)
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The Heroic Trio (1993)
Original name: 東方三俠
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tung and Ching were both adopted by the same master. But later Ching was abducted by the eunuch-Chan. Ching grew up and became scientist Li's assistant and Tung married officer Lau. Chat had escaped from Chan at 15 and became a thief-catcher. During Chan's intrigue the trio united to become "The heroines of the East".
Style: serious, surreal, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, knife, superhuman powers, adventure, crimes, ghost, heroes, kidnapping, bounty hunter, good versus evil, babies and infants, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, imaginary, wiretap, escapades, rivalry, rescue, master villain, kung fu, gangsters, motorcycle, aviation ...
Place: china, hong kong, asia

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Most similar movies to The Heroic Trio

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about rivalry, heroes, martial arts, danger, good versus evil, escapades and violence mostly in Action, Thriller and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Heroic Trio: Police Story 3: Supercop (1992), Black Mask (1996), Black Mask 2: City of Masks (2002), The Storm Riders (1998), The Magic Crane (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Police Story 3: Supercop (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, intense, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police, gangsters, undercover, heroes, drug lord, farce, kung fu, working undercover, law enforcement, crimes, undercover cop ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: china, hong kong, thailand, asia, malaysia ...
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Black Mask (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chui Chik tries to lead a quiet life as a librarian. However, he is really a former test subject for a highly secretive supersoldier project and the instructor of a special commando unit dubbed "701." The 701 squad is used for many ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, heroes, secret identity, good versus evil, police, soldier, undercover, danger, adventure, crimes, kung fu ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Black Mask 2: City of Masks (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Black Mask must stop a group intent on setting off a DNA bomb that could cause mutations to the human race.
Style: stylized, serious, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, secret identity, heroic mission, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, adventure, deadly, save the day, rivalry, danger ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Storm Riders (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Based on a comic book called Fung Wan (or Tin Ha), the movie stars Ekin Cheng as Wind and Aaron Kwok as Cloud. The plot involves two children, Whispering Wind and Striding Cloud, who become powerful warriors under the evil warlord Conquer's ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, save the world, master villain, escapades, love and romance, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, love triangle, vengeance, parents and children, charity ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Magic Crane (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On his way to a congress of kung fu masters, an initiate falls from a high cliff, only to be rescued by lovely Tien Lam (Anita Mui), who rides a huge (and sorry-looking) crane. The rest of the movie features a battle between warring martial arts ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, bat, magic, gore, turtle, rivalry, adventure, danger, battles, gory, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Place: asia, hong kong
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Saviour of the Soul (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A woman blinds a martial arts master and his pupil vows revenge on her. She is forced to abandon her loved ones without explanation in order to protect them from her ill-intentioned pursuer.
Style: semi serious, futuristic, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mistaken identity, chases and races, deadly, crimes, heroes, fighting crime, rivalry, escapades, pets, working undercover, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: asia, hong kong
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Dragon Inn (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Ming Dynasty, Tsao Sui Yan, the power-hungry and ruthless eunuch leader of East Chamber, craves his own kingdom. He intends on destroying the rebelling clans by using a traitorous secretary's children as bait. Ultimately, the two ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, dragon, rescue, adventure, rivalry, master warrior, danger, good versus evil, escapades, crimes, heroic mission, battles ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Tai-Chi Master (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Falsely accused for cheating in a martial arts competition, two boyhood friends are banished from their Shaolin Temple and go their separate ways. As adults, they join opposing sides in a civil war. When one betrays the other, they settle their ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, monk, heroes, betrayal, rebel, army, memory loss, vengeance, cheating, righting the wronged, heroic mission, clergy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Swordsman II (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jet Li plays Ling, a student from the Blue Mountain school of martial arts, who, along with fellow students and Kiddo, find themselves embroiled in a country-wide political/clan war with the Highlander clan in the forefront of the battle.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Father is a Hero (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An undercover cop struggling to provide for his son and ailing wife, must infiltrate a ruthless gang. But things turn sour when another cop blows his cover and he quickly finds himself battling for his life and the lives of his family.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, heroes, undercover, fighting crime, police investigation, tough heroes, hostage, vengeance, track down, working undercover, comedy of errors ...
Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Medallion (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective suffers a fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion and is transformed into an immortal warrior with superhuman powers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: interpol, adventure, superhuman powers, martial arts, rescue, good versus evil, police detective, immortality, danger, chase, kidnapping, master villain ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Bride with White Hair (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war against foreign tribes and an evil cult. One day, he meets the beautiful ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, dragon, martial arts, supernatural, escapades, love and romance, tragic hero, good versus evil, vengeance, romance, fall in love, love affair ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Wrath of Vajra (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the 1930s , a Japanese cult called The Temple of Hades was ordered to cooperate with the Japanese military to destroy China. They buy so many young children from poor family , who will be trained as a lethal killing machine and serve the Empire ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, shaolin, mortal combat, vengeance, danger, imaginary, good versus evil, superhuman powers, master warrior, escapades, contests and competitions, chinese man ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Avenging Fist (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the not too distant future, scientists begin to conduct research on the Power Glove, a device that will yield unimaginable power. But the gloves... In the not too distant future, scientists begin to conduct research on the Power Glove, a device ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, futuristic, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Once a Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: As a crime wave sweeps through Hong Kong, the police call Jessica Yang (Yeoh), a rising star in the ranks, to help stop a notorious gang of thieves! What Jessica doesn't realize is that her boyfriend - recently discharged from the force - is ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bride with White Hair 2 (1993)
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For ten years, Cho has been in the snow of Mount Shin Fung waiting for a rare flower to blossom that will cure his wife who, back in Chung Yuan, is slowly killing all of the members of the Eight Big Clans. Something Cho did to her early in their ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, serious, scary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zu Warriors (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: King Sky (Ekin Cheng), the sole disciple of the Kun Lun Sect, falls in love with his master Dawn (Cecilia Cheung). Dawn is killed when Insomnia destroys the Kin Lun Mountain. King Sky waits for two hundred years and meets Enigma (Cecilia Cheung), ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, martial arts, rescue, adventure, save the world, supernatural ability, supernatural, race against time, danger, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Best of the Best 4: Without Warning (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A group of Russian mobsters have stolen a huge supply of paper for printing U.S. currency, and are now flooding the market with conterfeit bills. When one of the mobsters decides to give herself in and hand over a data CD to the DA, she is shot and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Prey of the Jaguar (1996)
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Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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Style: suspenseful, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the fifth century, constant civil war scars western China. To escape death, Ti, a young scout, jumps through a crevice in the Zu mountains where he meets and becomes the apprentice of Ting Yin, a spiritual man with great fighting powers. They ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, surreal ...
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Place: hong kong, asia, china, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fist of the North Star (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: From the immensely popular FIST OF THE NORTH STAR comic book series, comes a new hero. The fate of mankind rests with superhuman warrior Kenshiro who roams the wastelands of the future waging a battle against overwhelming evil. With the spiritual ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: future, 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Dragon from Russia (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A former member of a band of criminals known as the 'Eight-Hundred Dragons' is living in fear in Manchuria as the clan does not allow people to leave alive. However, he is eventually tracked down, and kidnapped along with a young ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the devil resurfaces with aims to take over the world in human form, Johnny Blaze reluctantly comes out of hiding to transform into the flame-spewing supernatural hero Ghost Rider -- and rescue a 10-year-old boy from an unsavory end.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Butterfly and Sword (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dynamo Michelle Khan stars as a loyalist who attempts to keep the King's empire from being overthrown by a revolutionary group. Top fight action.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense, stylized
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Forced to Kill (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repo man tries to deliver a repossessed Jaguar. He's captured by a bizarre family, straight out of the backwoods, who force him to fight in an illegal, bare-fist tournament run by an insane sheriff.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An exotic, legendary battle between the forces of good and evil comes to life as the celebrated disciples of the Shaolin Temple -- monks who practice a lethal and spiritual form of martial arts -- fight the evil followers of China's Manchu ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, tough heroes, crimes, imaginary, society, good versus evil, daring rescue, prostitute, hostages, danger, culture clash ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Invincible (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Shadow Men are immortal beings of darkness and destruction. One such Shadow Man, Os (Zane), is confronted by the White Warrior, a being of light, and given the chance to change his ways or die. After the White Warrior bests Os in combat, she ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.6
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Police Story (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his name after he is framed for murder.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, car chase, murder, chases and races, drug lord, crime, crimes, law enforcement, corrupt law enforcer, goofy hero, kung fu ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, tournament, good versus evil, save the world, warrior, sorcerer, heroic mission, island, mortal combat, monster, world domination ...
Time: 1990s, 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong, los angeles, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Foreigner (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 96 min.
Story: This story is about a freelance agent (Seagal) who is the courier of a package from France to Germany. He soon finds that many people want to get their hands on it.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, secret agents, chase, martial arts, race against time, on the run, heroes, adventure, danger, deadly, espionage, political conspiracy ...
Time: contemporary
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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