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Saviour of the Soul (1991)
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Saviour of the Soul (1991)
Original name: 九一神雕侠侣
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: futuristic, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mistaken identity, superhero, adventure, crimes, vengeance, heroes, pets, good versus evil, chase, working undercover, vigilantism, danger, heroic mission, fighting crime, chases and races, imaginary, escapades, deadly, rivalry, undercover, criminal's revenge, kung fu, sword, female impersonator ...
Time: future
Place: hong kong, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, serious, exciting and semi serious films with plots about rivalry, heroes, martial arts, escapades, danger, adventure and heroic mission mostly in Action, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Saviour of the Soul: Black Mask 2: City of Masks (2002), The Princess Blade (2001), The Magic Crane (1993), The Heroic Trio (1993), Moon Warriors (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: superhero, martial arts, heroic mission, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, adventure, deadly, save the day, rivalry, danger ...
Place: hong kong, asia
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The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Yuki is the last surviving royal of the House of Takemikazuchi or Takemikazuchi no Hime (たけみかずち の ひめ), who live in a futuristic post-apocalyptic isolationist world where they use their skills as former Mikado guards to become ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, vengeance, leadership, adventure, heroic mission, rivalry, danger, deadly, escapades, crimes, future dystopia ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ 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: stylized, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, turtle, magic, gore, bat, supernatural, supernatural ability, rivalry, adventure, danger, escapades, imaginary ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Heroic Trio (1993)
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. ...
Style: serious, surreal, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, knife, superhuman powers, kidnapping, heroic mission, wiretap, crimes, bounty hunter, good versus evil, master villain, babies and infants ...
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Moon Warriors (1992)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A kind-hearted fisherman, content with simple life, is reluctantly drawn into helping a noble emperor regain his throne from his evil brother.
Style: semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, village, chinese emperor, friends, adventure, heroes, unfulfillment, escapades, master warrior, imaginary, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ 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: exciting, serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, save the world, rivalry, adventure, superhuman powers, one man army, vengeance, mortal combat, tough heroes, special agents ...
Time: future, near future
Place: hong kong
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Half a Loaf of Kung Fu (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young daydreamer assumes the identity of a dead martial arts hero and quickly finds himself caught up in a plot by several clans to steal famous martial arts artifacts being transported by an escort company.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, chases and races, crimes, heroes, righting the wronged, tough heroes, vigilantism, heroic mission, track down, working undercover, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
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Legend of the Wolf (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wolf (Donnie Yen) is a war veteran who recounts the tale of his legendary youth to a young upstart killer (Edmond Leung). Flashback to a post-World War 2 time when the young Wolf (Yen) is wandering the Chinese countryside in search of his missing ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, hitman, martial arts, dishonesty, adventure, unfulfillment, crimes, criminal's revenge, undercover, gangsters, heroes, chases and races ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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God of Gamblers II (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Wong Jing's sequel to All for the Winner and spin-off to God of Gamblers finds Chow Sing Cho looking up to Michael "Dagger" Chan in order to become Ko Chun's next disciple, but the two must put aside their differences when they ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, supernatural, ambition, crimes, criminal's revenge, golden years, partners against crime, deadly, vengeance, heroes, murder, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zebraman 2: Attack on Zebra City (2010)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Zebra City 2025 – music echoing across what used to be Tokyo from Zebra Queen marks the start of Zebra Time, a 5 minute window twice a day when the city population is free to commit any crime and the Vengeful Zebra Mini-Skirt Police and masked ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, futuristic, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: evil alien, superhero, partners, danger, heroes, space and aliens, imaginary, good versus evil, memory loss, heroic mission, martial arts, superhuman powers ...
Time: future, 21st century
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Silver Hawk (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michelle Yeoh plays Lulu Wong, a much-idolised rock star and philanthropist by day, and a super heroine, Silver Hawk, who fights injustice in skin-tight black leather outfit as her alter-ego. Richie Ren plays police detective Richman, who has an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, crimes, daring rescue, undercover, martial arts, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: asia, hong kong
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Shao Lin men (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A survivor of an attack on a rebel group opposing the Manchu invasion of China creates the Goose Fist fighting technique and tries for revenge on a traitor.
Style: serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, school, legends and myths, vengeance, wooing, working undercover, track down, culture clash, vigilantism, tough heroes, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Chinese Tall Story (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young monk Taka and his three disciples are captured by a demonic tree. Taka manages to escape thanks to the magic stick of Monkey King and decided to go free his companions. En route, he encounters a strange ally called Meiyan, a girl who is ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, offbeat ...
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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: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
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Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jackie Chan plays the part of the class clown in a shaolin temple whose deadliest secret is stolen. All is lost until Jackie's character discovers dancing blue ghosts with bright red hair who haunt the library.
Style: serious, stylized
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Burning Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
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Style: epic, stylized, atmospheric, serious
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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 ⇓
44%
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The Master (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gao Jian is a lazy and arrogant student of the martial arts school ran by vain Si Fu Shi Chen-chung. One night after his punishment in his school a wounded man reaches his house. He is Jin Tien-yun, a legendary warrior fleeing from a fight in which ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, stylized, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
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The Iceman Cometh (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During the Ming dynasty, Yuen Biao is a royal guard charged to capture a dangerous criminal. The battle which opposes them will make them fall into ice. Three centuries later, nowdays, the archaeologists give them again the life. Only a black jade ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
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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 ⇓
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
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Place: ancient china, china, asia
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A pair of evil kung-fu artists, Heaven and Earth, are slaughtering the entire Yin-Yang brotherhood.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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
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Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dragon Flies (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Australia, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Australian authorities arrest a man believed to be connected to the Sydney criminal underworld and send for Inspector Fang Sing Leng (Jimmy Wang Yu) from Hong Kong to question him. After the alleged criminal is assassinated, Inspector Leng and the ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, car chase, corruption, police, undercover, rivalry, chase, fighting crime, adventure, society, track down ...
Time: 70s
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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: martial arts, heroic mission, gang, heroes, adventure, danger, good versus evil, superhuman powers, chase, secret identity, race against time, leadership ...
Time: future, 2000s, 21st century, year 2007, 80s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, china, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Iron-Fisted Monk (1977)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Iron Fisted Monk, heavyweight HK superstar Sammo Hung's directorial debut, is a powerful old school kung fu movie which sees the portly one at his physical peak on screen as well as calling the shots behind the camera. Husker (Sammo) is a ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Switch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In search of an ancient Chinese scroll, a Chinese agent battles against Japanese Yakuzas and British mercenaries.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: china
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%