Movies like Black Mask

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Black Mask (1996)
 6.0
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Black Mask (1996)
Original name: 黑俠
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 government missions, but after one of the agents kills a team of policemen in an uncontrollable rage, the government decides to abort the project and eliminate all the subjects. Chui Chik helped the surviving 701 agents flee the extermination attempt. Having escaped, Chui Chik went separate ways from his team. Later, he discovers that the rest of the team were responsible for a violent crime spree that was beyond the capability of the local police. He sets out to stop them, donning a disguise and using the superhero alias of "Black Mask". Having lost the ability to feel pain due to the surgery performed on the super-soldiers by the military, Black Mask is almost invulnerable.
Style: intense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, bloody, stylized, humorous, entertaining, melancholic, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, kung fu, crimes, good versus evil, heroes, police, martial artist, one man army, adventure, soldier, undercover, revenge, fight, vigilante, master warrior, kung fu master, one against many, showdown, medieval, chinese mafia, violence, destiny, catastrophe, gangsters ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, tokyo, asia

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Most similar movies to Black Mask

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, humorous and realistic films with plots about rivalry, kung fu, violence, heroes, martial arts, fight and fistfight mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Black Mask: Fist of Legend (1994), Police Story 3: Supercop (1992), Once Upon a Time in China III (1992), Once a Cop (1993), Mortal Kombat (1995). 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: secret identity, heroic mission, adventure, fighting crime, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the day, rivalry, save the world, track down, undercover, superhero ...
Place: asia, hong kong
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100%
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Fist of Legend (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chen Zhen, a Chinese engineering student in Kyoto, who braves the insults and abuse of his Japanse fellow students for his local love Mitsuko Yamada, daughter of the director, returns in 1937 to his native Shangai, under Japanse protectorate -in ...
Style: intense, harsh, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, brutality, sword fight, violence, visceral, master warrior, kung fu classic, kung fu master, folk hero, humiliation ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Police Story 3: Supercop (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.
Style: humorous, intense, suspenseful, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, police, gangsters, undercover cop, drug lord, undercover, heroes, police detective, fight, buddy cop, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, tokyo, thailand, malaysia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, visually appealing, thought provoking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, culture clash, samurai, master warrior, battles, heroes, heroic mission, assassination, sword fight, warrior, fistfight ...
Place: china, tokyo, japan, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 6.1
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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 ...
Style: visually appealing, unusual plot structure, satirical, splatter, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, female martial artist, police, crimes, police investigation, farce, kung fu, gunfight, violence, fight, writers, distopia ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 119K
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, entertaining, suspense, motivational ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, monster, heroic mission, adventure, tournament, underground fighting, fight, warrior, creature, save the world, mortal combat ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong, thailand, los angeles, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Police Story 4: First Strike (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jackie Chan reprises his role as Chan Ka-Kui (also known in some versions as Jackie) yet again as a Hong Kong cop who works with Interpol to track down and arrest an illegal weapons dealer. Later Jackie realizes that things are not as simple as they ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, exciting, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, secret agents, chase, terrorism, one man army, undercover, heroes, hitman, rescue, race against time, double agent ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Armour of God 2: Operation Condor (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Agent Jackie is hired to find WWII Nazi gold hidden in the Sahara desert. He teams up with three bungling women (the 3 stooges?) who are all connected in some way. However a team of mercenries have ideas on the ownership of the gold. A battle / ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, martial arts, chase, adventure, kung fu, treasure, desert, adventurer, heroes, fight, treasure hunter, rivalry ...
Place: tokyo, africa, egypt, hong kong, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 6.1
 71K
Romeo Must Die (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two warring gang families (one African-American, the other Chinese) maneuver for bragging rights to the Oakland, California, docks. Hang Sing and Trish O'Day uncover a trail of deceit that leaves most of the warring factions dead … or worse!
Style: intense, suspenseful, exciting, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, gang war, kung fu, prison escape, murder, true love, hip hop, fight, investigation, revenge, love and romance ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, hong kong, china, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France, Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the head of a statue sacred to a village is stolen, a young martial artist goes to the big city and finds himself taking on the underworld to retrieve it.
Style: intense, stylized, brutal, humorous, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, muay thai, kung fu, gangsters, thief, destiny, lone hero, adventure, violence, good versus evil, chase, martial arts tournament ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: thailand, tokyo, hong kong, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
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The Shadow (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the 1930's comic strip, puts the hero up against his arch enemy, Shiwan Khan, who plans to take over the world by holding a city to ransom using an atom bomb. Using his powers of invisibility and "The power to cloud men's ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, suspenseful, stylized, tense ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, adventure, good versus evil, vigilante, monk, secret identity, transformation, mad scientist, undercover, heroic mission, radio, escapades ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: new york, asia, usa, tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 8K
The Legend (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This Hong Kong martial-arts extravaganza tells of evil emperors and true love. The secret Red Lotus Flower Society is committed to the overthrow of the evil Manchu Emperor and his minions. One of his Governors is sent on a mission to retrieve a list ...
Style: humorous, stylized, sexy, affectionate, visually appealing ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, fight, romance, wu shu, medieval, violence, vengeance, fantasy world, fight scenes, gunfight, weapons ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, hong kong, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Once Upon a Time in China II (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the sequel to the Tsui Hark classic, Wong Fei-Hung faces The White Lotus society, a fanatical cult seeking to drive the Europeans out of China through violence, even attacking Chinese who follow Western ways. Wong must also defend Dr. Sun Yat ...
Style: stylized, enigmatic, sexy, talky, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, martial artist, fight, kung fu master, samurai, master warrior, dalmatian, heroes, hopes, folk hero, tai chi ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: china, las vegas, tokyo, hong kong, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Returning home with his father after a shopping expedition, Wong Fei-Hong is unwittingly caught up in the battle between foreigners who wish to export ancient Chinese artifacts and loyalists who don't want the pieces to leave the country. ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, martial artist, kung fu master, fight, farce, boxing, heroes, good versus evil, goofy hero, righting the wronged, silly humor ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 3K
The Master (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Uncle Tak is famous for using Chinese herbal medicines to cure diseases. A martial arts expert, he also teaches the young how to defend themselves. One of his students, Johnny, dreams of monopolizing the teaching of kung fu throughout the United ...
Style: scenic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu master, martial arts, kung fu, fight, medieval, bus, bank, heroes, master warrior, karate, heroic mission, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, tense, light, 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, japan, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Battle Creek Brawl (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.
Style: humorous, sexy, stylized, entertaining, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, gangsters, gang, vengeance, fight, mafia, violence, organized crime, farce, distopia, dystopic future ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 80s, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, china, hong kong, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 27K
The Big Boss (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chen is a city boy who moves with his cousins to work at an ice factory. He does this with a family promise never to get involved in any fight. However, when members of his family begin disappearing after meeting the management of the factory, the ...
Style: stylized, brutal, harsh, sexy, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, smuggling, factory, master warrior, fight, brutality, revenge, drugs, gang, fight scenes, drug smuggling ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: china, thailand, tokyo, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Twin Dragons (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twins, separated at birth, end up as a Hong Kong gangster and a New York concert pianist. When the pianist travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the two inevitably get mistaken for each other.
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, gangsters, farce, twins, brutality, gunfight, chase, fight, goofy hero, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Rumble in the Bronx (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Keong comes from Hong Kong to visit New York for his uncle's wedding. His uncle runs a market in the Bronx and Keong offers to help out while Uncle is on his honeymoon. During his stay in the Bronx, Keong befriends a neighbor kid and beats up ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, martial artist, kung fu, gang, adventure, fight, gangsters, street life, supermarket, righting the wronged, revenge, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: china, tokyo, hong kong, bronx new york city, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
 40K
Who Am I? (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Martial-arts megastar Jackie Chan wrote, directed and stars in this action-comedy. Secret agent Jackie (Chan) leads a commando group to Africa to kidnap scientists who are working to unleash a powerful -- and lethal -- new energy source. When Jackie ...
Style: light, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, adventure, kung fu, espionage, spy, secret agents, master warrior, fight, on the run, car chase, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, africa, south africa, asia, johannesburg south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 4K
High Risk (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: After failing to save his wife from 'The Doctor', Kit Li is working as a bodyguard and secret stunt double for the cowardly martial arts film star Frankie Lane. Frankie attends an exhibition of the crown jewels of Russia at a Hong Kong ...
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, hostage, heroes, daring rescue, race against time, crimes, showbiz, one man army, police officer, one against many, warrior ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 17K
Blind Fury (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A blind Vietnam vet, trained as a swordfighter, comes to America and helps to rescue the son of a fellow soldier.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gangsters, rescue, heroic mission, samurai, righting the wronged, adventure, obsessive quest, crimes, buddies, vietnam war ...
Time: 80s
Place: vietnam, asia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Rapid Fire (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: College student Jake Lo is pursued by smugglers, mobsters and crooked federal agents after he witnesses a murder by a Mafia kingpin.
Style: exciting, intense, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, police investigation, police corruption, justice, fighting crime, tough law enforcer, violent, murder, machismo, betrayal, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: tokyo, los angeles, hong kong, chicago illinois, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.5
 37K
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: light, stylized, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, murder, crimes, police, fight, car chase, justice, fight scenes, drug lord, law enforcement, corrupt law enforcer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 35K
Double Team (1997)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: He's a one-man arsenal... with enough voltage to rock the free world. They Don't Play by the Rules. You're either on their side...or in their way. America's top counter-terrorist usually works alone...this time he's got ...
Style: intense, suspenseful, stylized, buddy comedy, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, fantasy world, terrorist, heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, martial arts, chase, violence, island, destiny ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, rome italy, france, switzerland, antwerp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 104K
Unleashed (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Raised as a slave, Danny is used to fighting for his survival. In fact, his "master," Bart, thinks of him as a pet and goes as far as leashing him with a collar so they can make money in fight clubs, where Danny is the main contender. When ...
Style: suspenseful, intense, emotional, rough, visually appealing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, vengeance, crimes, pianist, haunted by the past, slavery, rivalry, friendship, self discovery, mob boss, organized crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, hong kong, europe, scotland, glasgow scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.4
 11K
Kung Fu Jungle (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A martial arts instructor working at a police academy gets imprisoned after killing a man by accident. But when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, the instructor offers to help the police in return for his freedom.
Style: stylized, exciting, rough, suspenseful, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, serial killer, police investigation, lone hero, prison, good versus evil, character study, heroes, psychopath, law enforcement, master warrior ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.1
 20K
Police Story 2 (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Hong Kong super-cop must stop a group of blackmailing bombers at the same time that the villains of the first Police Story are out for revenge.
Style: humorous, stylized, intense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, police officer, police investigation, investigation, violence, gang, police station, police detective, partners against crime, criminal's revenge, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, china, tokyo, asia, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.6
 24K
The Punisher (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The avenging angel of Marvel Comics fame comes brilliantly to life in this searing action-adventure thriller! Dolph Lundgren stars as Frank Castle, a veteran cop who loses his entire family to a mafia car bomb. Only his ex-partner believes Castle ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, slasher, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, vigilante, superhero, mafia, crime fighter, torture, one man army, revenge, gangsters, vengeance, organized crime, murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%