Movies like Black Mask

If you like "Black Mask" you are looking for stylized, serious and suspenseful movies about / with martial arts, superhero, good versus evil, police, secret identity, adventure and vengeance themes of Action, Adventure and Comedy genre shot in Hong Kong.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Save
this
list

to
Black Mask (1996)
 6.1
 10K
Black Mask (1996)
Original name: 黑侠
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: stylized, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, bloody, entertaining, melancholic, intense, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, good versus evil, police, secret identity, adventure, vengeance, master villain, chinese mafia, masked hero, library, drug dealing, heroic mission, crimes, escapades, kung fu, heroes, rivalry, undercover, soldier, chases and races, danger, deadly, law enforcement, laser ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Black Mask

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, suspenseful and serious films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, violence, kung fu, brawl, fistfight and hand to hand combat mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Black Mask: Once a Cop (1993), The Master (1992), Police Story 3: Supercop (1992), Mortal Kombat (1995), High Risk (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
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
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, mutation, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, master villain, masked hero, secret identity, superhuman powers, fighting crime, save the day, save the world ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 3K
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, chase, heist, crime, police investigation, gang, hostages, master criminal, partners against crime, reluctant partners, tough law enforcer, track down ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.8
 2K
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, kung fu, karate, bank, bus, on the road, adventure, good versus evil, gang, master criminal, master warrior ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, asia, china, hong kong, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Police Story 3: Supercop (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective teams up with his female Red Chinese counterpart to stop a Chinese drug czar.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police, undercover, helicopter, drug lord, working undercover, female martial artist, illegal drugs, gangsters, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, thailand, asia, malaysia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 5.8
 91K
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: island, martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, master villain, violence, imaginary, save the world, supernatural, monster, heroic mission, tournament ...
Time: 1990s
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 4K
High Risk (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, hostages, master criminal, daring rescue, hotel, race against time, terrorism, confined, crimes, danger, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
 7K
So Close (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A conflict of interest between two high-kicking assassin sisters is complicated as they're pursued by the criminals who hired them and an equally high-kicking female cop.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, hacker, chase, hitman, neo noir, death of mother, death of father, betrayal, one woman army, death of sister, compact disc ...
Time: contemporary, 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 2K
Gen-X Cops (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Four young officers of the Hong Kong Police are joined together to fight against organised crime using all possible means, even if this would lead them to break the law… Their first assignment is to eliminate a gang of criminals who have stolen a ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, police, undercover, police investigation, gang, hoodlum, undercover agent, master criminal, master villain, partners against crime, reluctant partners, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 20K
Fist of Legend (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
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: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, good versus evil, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, folk hero, heroes, society, kung fu, sword fight, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: china, asia, japan, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.1
 62K
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: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hip hop, vengeance, forbidden love, murder, gang war, gangsters, crimes, asian man, east asian lead, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: california, usa, hong kong, seaport, oakland california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 4K
The Defender (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A corrupt businessman commits a murder and the only witness is the girlfriend of another businessman with close connections to the Chinese government, so a bodyguard from Beijing is dispatched to help two Hong Kong cops protect the witness.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, witness, police, bodyguard, assassin, assassination attempt, chase, murder, hitman, danger, gangsters, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.2
 4K
Hitman (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Financially troubled, a newbie hitman reluctantly takes the job of finding the plotted killer of a Japanese tycoon.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, assassination, martial arts, revenge, yakuza, track down, crime, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.8
 59K
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, battles, hostage, dictator, street fighter, good versus evil, gang, adventure, hostages, jungle, master villain, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, police investigation, crime, comedy of errors, gang, gangsters, hostages, master criminal, partners against crime, secret agents, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.2
 14K
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: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, investigation, police investigation, vengeance, crime, criminal's revenge, hoodlum, fight, gang, master criminal, police station, partners against crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, california, usa, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 11K
Flash Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Ma Jun, known for dispensing his own brand of justice during arrests, teams up with an undercover cop, Wilson, to try and bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling ring in the months before mainland ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, child in peril, mixed martial arts, shooting, gang, tough law enforcer, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, danger, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, semi serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, helicopter, one man army, undercover, adventure, hitman, chase, master criminal, espionage, secret agents, race against time, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Once Upon a Time in China III (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, 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, epic, serious, exciting, comic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kung fu master, culture clash, master villain, school, assassination, heroic mission, colonialism, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry ...
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Movie in collections
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: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, monk, betrayal, adventure, vengeance, heroic mission, rebel, monastery, emperor, army, buddhism, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Return to a Better Tomorrow (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An adventure that delves into the dark caverns of the underworld and tells the tale of three chivalrous gangsters who attempt to escape the powerful clutch of their gang leader.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal's revenge, gang, crime, gangsters, tough law enforcer, betrayal, fighting crime, vengeance, friendship, working undercover, hitman ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Way of the Dragon (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tang Lung arrives in Rome to help his cousins in the restaurant business. They are being pressured to sell their property to the syndicate, who will stop at nothing to get what they want. When Tang arrives he poses a new threat to the syndicate, and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, restaurant, gangsters, kung fu, culture clash, sniper, master warrior, chinese mafia, hoodlum, property, nunchaku, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: italy, hong kong, china, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.1
 2K
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: serious, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: crimes, undercover, daring rescue, fighting crime, battles, superhero, martial arts, superheroine, kidnapping, adventure, danger, escapades ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Once Upon a Time in China and America (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Western
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: So goes to the U.S. to open a martial arts school. Around this time, many Chinese people were sold off to U.S. railroad companies, and were brutally treated by the Americans under the harsh working conditions. Thus, the American workers' hatred ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, kung fu, fighting crime, rescue, adventure, culture clash, crimes, heroes, rivalry, society, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, california, china, hong kong, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 79K
Elektra (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elektra the warrior survives a near-death experience, becomes an assassin-for-hire, and tries to protect her two latest targets, a single father and his young daughter, from a group of supernatural assassins.
Style: stylized, sexy, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, superhero, female assassin, island, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, on the run, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Heroic Trio (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
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: stylized, serious, surreal, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, knife, adventure, good versus evil, master villain, kung fu, rescue, heroic mission, kidnapping, crimes ...
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 193K
Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, comic, dark, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, vigilantism, martial arts, supernatural ability, vengeance, boxing, fighting crime, blindness, organized crime, father son relationship, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.6
 23K
Police Story (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his name after he is framed for murder.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, chases and races, rivalry, car chase, murder, fistfight, sword fight, police chase, crime, shopping mall, drug lord ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.8
 13K
Knock Off (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Aruba, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marcus Ray (Jean-Claude Van Damme), a sales representative for "V SIX" jeans, and his partner, Tommy Hendricks (Rob Schneider), are about to be busted for selling "knock off" jeans. Their American contact, Karan Leigh, who by the ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, undercover, race against time, frame up, fundraiser, fashion, chases and races, chase, dishonesty, law enforcement, government agency ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 416
Golgo 13 (1977)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Duke Togo (codename: Golgo 13) is a ruthless assassin who's accepted a tricky assignment from an American drug syndicate. His mission is to "rub out" Hong Kong's underworld kingpin. His main obstacle is the relentless Detective ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, assassination, rifle, sniper, karate, assassin, criminal's revenge, government agency, crime, assault rifle, scuba diving ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dr. Wai in the Scriptures with No Words (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A serial adventure writer with problems in his personal life lives out the adventures of his literary hero, King of Adventurers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, obsessive quest, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, rivalry, adventurer, ghost, espionage, treasure hunt ...
Time: 30s, 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Subscribe for new and better recommendations:
Related movie lists