Movies like The Master 1992

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The Master
Original name: 龍行天下
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 States. To accomplish this, he tries to kill Uncle Tak. Chuck, Uncle Tak's best student from Hong Kong, comes to Los Angeles to find his master. Chuck is willing to let Johnny have his way, and tries to take Uncle Tak back to Hong Kong. But Johnny and his men will not leave Chuck alone. Chuck, on his way back to Hong Kong, returns for the showdown.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, on the road, good versus evil, adventure, gang, master criminal, bank, bus, master warrior, race against time, track down, kung fu master, karate, kung fu, vengeance, vigilantism, heroic mission, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, heroes, rivalry, fish out of water, righting the wronged, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: los angeles, asia, china, hong kong, usa
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Ninja in the Dragon's Den
Action, Comedy
Hong Kong, Japan
95 min.
 7.5
Police Story 2
Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Hong Kong
101 min.
 7.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, suspenseful and serious films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, kung fu, heroes, crimes, one man army and hand to hand combat mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like The Master: Last Hero in China (1993), Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986), High Risk (1995), Battle Creek Brawl (1980), Black Mask (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Duration: 103 min.
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Style: semi serious, humorous, epic, based on legend
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Duration: 90 min.
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High Risk
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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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, entertaining ...
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    User:   48%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   47%
 
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Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
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Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
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    User:   46%
 
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Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, stylized, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   58%
 
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    User:   43%
 
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The Master
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
Plot: martial arts, gang, orphan, government agency, adventure, one man army, kung fu, daring rescue, fighting crime, track down, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   49%
 
Ninja in the Dragon's Den
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two rival warriors, a Japanese and a Chinese, are forced to work together after their master has been killed by a mighty enemy.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, government agency, master criminal, master warrior, one man army, samurai, track down, ninja, kung fu, revenge, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: china, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   50%
 
Come Drink with Me
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cheng Pei-pei plays Golden Swallow, a fighter-for-hire who has been contracted by the local government to retrieve the governor's kidnapped son. Holding him is a group of rebels who are demanding that their leader be released from prison in ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, martial arts, adventure, master warrior, one man army, daring rescue, kung fu master, kung fu, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, tough girl, waterfall ...
Place: asia, china
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System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
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Showdown in Little Tokyo
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: An American with a Japanese upbringing, Chris Kenner is a police officer assigned to the Little Tokyo section of Los Angeles. Kenner is partnered with Johnny Murata, a Japanese-American who isn't in touch with his roots. Despite their ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, tokyo, asia, usa, japan
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System:   45%
    User:   52%
 
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Yes, Madam!
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Asprin (Mang Hoi) and Strepsil (John Shum), two petty thieves who inadvertently become involved in a murder case when they steal items belonging to a murdered man. The man had hidden an important microfilm in his passport, which the thieves pass ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   50%
 
The Accidental Spy
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A fun-filled story about an ordinary guy about to kick into an action-packed adventure. Jackie Chan plays a bored and unsuccessful salesman who never thought his life would amount to anything. All that changes one day when he becomes an instant hero ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary
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    User:   47%
 
Born to Defense
Genre: Action, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jet, a young soldier at the end of the second world war must overcome some abusive Americans who are bullying him as well as the Chinese people.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, martial arts, master warrior, soldier, ancient mystery, prison, vengeance, heroic mission, military life, prison life, tough heroes, heroes ...
Place: asia, china, hong kong
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System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
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Mr. Nice Guy
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Chinese chef accidentally gets involved with a news reporter who filmed a drug bust that went awry and is now being chased by gangs who are trying to get the video tape.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, chase, kung fu, fight scenes, chases and races, kidnapping, car chase, brutality, revenge, violence, crimes, redemption ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: australia, hong kong, usa, new york, china ...
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System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
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The King of the Kickboxers
Genre: Action, Crime, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kahn is a heavy weight kick-box champion, who often kills his opponents in front of the running camera, to sell it on video tape. Jake had to witness once how his brother was killed by him, and now has come for revenge. But first he has to improve ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal's revenge, master criminal, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, vengeance, vigilantism, murder, tough heroes, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
Dynamite Warrior
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story is set in 1890s Siam. Siang is a young Muay Thai warrior and rocketry expert who steals back water buffalo taken from poor Isan farmers by unscrupulous cattle raiders. He is searching for a man with a tattoo who killed his parents.
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, criminal's revenge, master warrior, one man army, chase, fighting crime, murder, track down, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: 20s
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand
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: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, chase, brutality, violence, motorcycle, lone wolves, car chase, kung fu, adventure, good versus evil, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, tokyo, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
The Shaolin Temple
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Tang emperor is betrayed by one of his generals, who installs himself as emperor in the East Capital. The son of one of his slave workers escapes to the Shaolin Temple, learns kung fu, and sets out to kill the traitor who killed his father. ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, adventure, obsessive quest, vengeance, heroic mission, tough heroes, escapades, kung fu, heroes, rivalry, track down ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   45%
 
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Project A 2
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Dragon is now transferred to be the police head of Sai Wan district, and has to contend with a gangster kingpin, anti-Manchu revolutionaries, some runaway pirates, Manchu Loyalists and a corrupt police superintendent.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, martial arts, partners against crime, adventure, crime, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, vengeance, police corruption, heist, violence, corruption ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
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System:   39%
    User:   45%
 

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Black Belt Jones
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Tai-Chi Master
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller
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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 ...
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