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The White Dragon (2004)
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The White Dragon (2004)
Original name: 小白龍情海翻波
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 "good deeds" as the Little White Dragon.
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, good versus evil, love affair, heroic mission, tragic hero, fall in love, intrigue, danger, escapades, rivalry, daring rescue, royal family, superhero, male female relationship, true love, female martial artist, dragon, teenage life, heroes, love and romance, master warrior, wiretap, strong female presence, assassination ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, semi serious and humorous films with plots about rivalry, heroes, danger, escapades, adventure, martial arts and good versus evil mostly in Action, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like The White Dragon: Adventures of Johnny Tao (2007), The Twins Effect II (2004), Quest of the Delta Knights (1993), Tiger Heart (1996), 2002 (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Bride with White Hair (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 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: suspenseful, atmospheric, surreal, exciting, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, dragon, martial arts, supernatural, love and romance, good versus evil, escapades, tragic hero, vengeance, danger, fall in love, love affair ...
Place: china, asia
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Adventures of Johnny Tao (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johnny Dow struggles to make a living at his small town gas station by charging motorists to see the electric guitar used by his late father a one-hit, rock and roll wonder. Legend has it the guitar was carved in the shape of a dragon's head ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, save the world, rivalry, heroes, supernatural, danger, escapades, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
The Twins Effect II (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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: empress, vampire, martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, danger, imaginary, escapades, save the world, chosen one, twins, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
A Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This sequel to "Pandora's Box" continues director Jeffrey Lau's adaptation of the Buddhism saga "Journey to the West". Stranded five centuries in the past, Joker Monkey King must battle a variety of monsters, seductive ...
Style: exciting, epic, offbeat, stylized, serious ...
Plot: monk, destiny, time travel, reincarnation, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, master villain, master warrior, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora's Box (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Fantasy adventure about the arrival of Buddhism in China. When the Goddess of Happiness tosses the Longevity Monk and his disciples out of heaven (because the Monkey King tried to attain immortality), the Monkey King is reincarnated as the Joker. He ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, reincarnation, changing the past or future, legends and myths, time travel, master warrior, master villain, rescue, danger, good versus evil, adventure, clergy ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Quest of the Delta Knights (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret society, the Delta Knights, attempts to save a medieval society from the evil over-lady.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, youth, heroes, heroic mission, rescue, adventurer, escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Tiger Heart (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A teen martial arts expert takes on a bunch of thugs who are forcing a community to sell their property in order to build a mall.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Audience: teen comedy
Plot: martial arts, child martial arts, rivalry, escapades, heroes, good versus evil, danger, adventure, master warrior, heroic mission, woman in danger, teenage life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Journey to the West: Conquering the Demons (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In a world plagued by demons who cause great human suffering, young demon hunter Xuan Zang risks his all to conquer a water demon, a pig demon and the demon of all demons, Sun Wukong.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, imaginary, legends and myths, battles, heroes, save the day, adventure, folk hero ...
Place: china, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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: humorous, semi serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: ghost, special agents, reincarnation, martial arts, afterlife, supernatural, good versus evil, vengeance, introspection, battles, fall in love, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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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, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, tai chi, rebellion, heroes, danger, undercover, escapades, rivalry, daring rescue, adventure, drug dealing, power relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, adventure, imaginary kingdom, adventurer, folk hero, daring rescue, rivalry, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
A Chinese Ghost Story II (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Several years after his beloved Nieh has gone, Ning is innocently put into jail. Luckily, he meets a scholar, Elder Chu Kot, in the prison who finally helps him escape. Ning then meets a young witty monk Autumn. They become friends and live in an ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ghost, escape, supernatural, demon, romance, supernatural romance, heroic mission, fall in love, love affair, collector, adventure ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia, hong kong, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Twins Effect (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 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 ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, martial arts, fall in love, heroic mission, deadly, supernatural, twins, royal family, rivalry, tough girl, fight, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Born of Hope (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A scattered people, the descendants of storied sea-kings of the ancient West, struggle to survive in a lonely wilderness as a dark force relentlessly bends its will toward their destruction. Yet amidst these valiant, desperate people, hope remains. ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, fall in love, survival, love and romance, hopes, danger, escapades, family relations, imaginary kingdom, wilderness, rivalry ...
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72%
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The Myth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When a fellow scientist asks for Jack's help in locating the mausoleum of China's first emperor, the past collides violently with the present as Jack discovers his amazing visions are based in fact.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, meditative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: adventure, reincarnation, martial arts, exotic locale, archaeologist, heroic mission, adventurer, good versus evil, supernatural, superhero, legends and myths, great wall of china ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, india, hong kong, ancient china, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: save the world, martial arts, good versus evil, master villain, danger, rivalry, escapades, world domination, uninhibited rivalry, fall in love, ancient mystery, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, rivalry, secret identity, love affair, vigilantism, escapades, battles, dishonesty, hidden identity, folk hero, love and romance, romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 3K
The Pirates (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: On the eve of the founding of the Joseon Dynasty, a whale swallows the Emperor's Seal of State being brought to Joseon by envoys from China. With a big reward on whoever brings back the royal seal, mountain bandits led by Jang Sa-jung go out to ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pirate, adventure, rivalry, escapades, danger, battles, track down, ocean or sea, martial arts, ship, ocean, joseon dynasty ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Ring of the Musketeers (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Modern day "Musketeers" attempt to become protectors of the inocent. While the biking trio rescue kindnapped children, guard witnesses, and chase mafia types, they also seek the missing fourth musketeer, who wears the famous ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, rough ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, adventurer, obsessive quest, partners against crime, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, criminal heroes, crimes, intrigue, daring rescue ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Zhongkui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Chinese legendary anti-hero Zhong Kui, a young man endowed with mysterious powers who is forced into a battle among the realms of Heaven, Earth and Hell in the course of his attempt to save his countrymen and the woman he loves.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, legends and myths, love affair, love and romance, supernatural, master warrior, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, imaginary, escapades, evil plot ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Burning Paradise (1994)
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, stylized, atmospheric, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, rivalry, crimes, society, heroic mission, adventure, master warrior, culture clash, heroes, clergy, legends and myths ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Volcano High (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Volcano High School is marking its 108th. Every student is a martial arts expert, so it is not surprising to see tea leaves moving in the shape of dragons or hallway windows shattering into bits with no one touching them. At Volcano High, the legend ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, heroic mission, adventure, vengeance, fish out of water, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, teachers and students, rivalry, goofy hero, youth ...
Place: south korea, asia, korea, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Butcher, the Chef, and the Swordsman (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tale of revenge, honor and greed follows a group of misfits that gets involved with a kitchen cleaver made from the top five swords of the martial arts world in this wild and brash action comedy.
Style: captivating, stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting ...
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, adventure, imaginary, uninhibited rivalry, danger, curses spells and rituals, master warrior, rivalry, heroes, cooking and food, social misfits ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Having slept for a century, the monstrous Tree Devil is now awaken and starts finding lost souls again. One stormy night, a wise High Priest and his student Fong pass by the Orchid Temple and realize that it is haunted. Fong encounters two evil ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, atmospheric, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: destiny, ghost, martial arts, escapades, hopes, imaginary, supernatural ability, heroes, love affair, rescue, supernatural romance, good versus evil ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Santos (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Chile, Venezuela
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Salvador Santos (Javier Gutiérrez), obeso, casi calvo y con 33 años, no parece la persona adecuada para vestirse de héroe. Pero no tiene otra opción, especialmente desde que un extraño viajero interdimensional le advierte que su mejor amigo, el ...
Style: parody, semi serious, exciting, humorous, futuristic ...
Plot: superhero, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, save the world, rivalry, heroes, couple relations, escapades, master villain, danger, superhuman powers ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Legend II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The hero Fong Sai Yuk becomes involved in the secret brotherhood "The Red Flower", who are trying to overthrow the Manchurian emperor and re-establishing the Ming dynasty. The social upheaval is combined with Sai Yuk's personal moral ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, martial arts, rivalry, dishonesty, escapades, daring rescue, rescue, master villain, betrayal, danger, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Legend of Drona (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Aditya is an orphaned and lonely young man. He soon learns that he belongs to a family of ancestral warriors who guard a mystic source of cosmic energy, and he must now take up his responsibilities.
Style: exciting, serious
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroes, parallel world, martial arts, legends and myths, rivalry, imaginary, adventure, danger, destiny, haunted by the past ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Bride with White Hair 2 (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
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: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, love and romance, escapades, obsessive quest, betrayal, mountain, love affair, vengeance, heroic mission, tragic love, curses spells and rituals, heroes ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Swordsman II (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 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: serious, suspenseful, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, betrayal, master warrior, good versus evil, martial arts, mountain, kidnapping, heroic mission, vengeance, village, escape attempt, tough heroes ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Three Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, duel, adventure, heroic mission, political intrigue, partners, love and romance, escapades, danger, daring rescue, buddies, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, england, english channel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%