Movies like Samurai

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Samurai (2002)
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Samurai (2002)
Original name: Samouraïs
Genre: Action
Country: Spain, France, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An ageless Demon Warrior is magically impregnated into the womb of a Parisian Kung-Fu Master's girlfriend. But what is the Demon's relationship with a new-release blockbuster fighting game?
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric
Plot: martial arts, samurai, crimes, ghost, supernatural, investigation, reincarnation, danger, deadly, rivalry, adventure, heroes, save the world, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, demon, pregnancy, female fighter, swimming pool, sidekick, martial arts school, microchip, male underwear, katana sword, fight in the restroom
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, france, paris france, europe, asia, tokyo, feudal japan

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and realistic films with plots about rivalry, heroes, danger, escapades, martial arts, deadly and crimes mostly in Action, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Samurai: Yo-Yo Girl Cop (2006), Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002), Mercury Man (2006), The Sanctuary (2009), Underground (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Yo-Yo Girl Cop (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Recruited by a clandestine police organization, "K" must stop a plot by student radicals to create anarchy in Japan. Armed with a hi-tech steel yo-yo, and a new name (Asamiya Saki), she must infiltrate an elite high school to find the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, working undercover, investigation, danger, master warrior, heroes, dishonesty, deadly, undercover, race against time, terrorism, self mutilation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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100%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: race against time, undercover, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission, terrorism, confined, chases and races, danger, escapades, deadly, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, frogman
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47%
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Mercury Man (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 106 min.
Story: An ancient legend tells of two holy forces Lunar Mercury and Solar Mercury that will create an indestructible power when combined together. Usama, an international terrorist had studied the secrets of the legend and wants the power of both forces ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: superhero, super strength, good versus evil, adventure, terrorism, supernatural, save the day, crimes, danger, escapades, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.2
 220
The Sanctuary (2009)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In 1897, the “Poisoned Knife” clan broke into the royal palace of Thailand to steal the Royal Antiques which the King intended to give to America as a reward for its help in negotiations that avoided Thai territorial cuts. The clan succeeded in ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, criminal heroes, save the world, danger, race against time, crimes, treasure hunt, master villain, one man army, master warrior, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Underground (2007)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the UK suburbs, an underground tournament is set to challenge twelve fighters from different backgrounds to compete for the price of £500,000. They have been handpicked for a no-holds barred competition that will push each fighter to their ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ambition, heroic mission, rivalry, heroes, fighting crime, crimes, master warrior, danger, escapades, sport, underdog ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Samurai Resurrection (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shiro Amasuka, dead leader of the Shimbara Revolt is resurrected from hell with the desire of overthrowing the shogunate for killing his companions. To do this , he resurrects an army od living dead swordsmen. Between him and his goal, only Yagyu ...
Style: suspenseful, epic, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: samurai, ghost, battles, shogun, deadly, danger, vengeance, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, zombie, rivalry, heroes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The 8th Plague (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The 8th Plague is the story of a woman named Launa who is investigating the disappearance of her sister, Nikki. Nikki had gone camping in the mountain town of Halcyon Springs and never came back. Becoming more and more frustrated, Launa realizes ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious, psychotronic
Plot: missing person, danger, ghost, obsessive quest, mentally unstable, gory, prison, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, deadly, supernatural, zombie ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 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, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, samurai, martial arts, vengeance, leadership, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Bloody Mallory (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mallory is the head of an elite government-run strike force dedicated to combating the supernatural. Her team includes the drag queen Vena Cava, an explosives expert; a mute, pre-teen telepath capable of possessing others named Talking Tina; and an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, vampire, female warrior, femme fatale, obsessive quest, anti hero, chaos and mayhem, dangerous attraction, anti heroes, supernatural ability, daring rescue, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Gojoe: Spirit War Chronicle (2000)
Genre: Action, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Benkei, a master fighter and killer, vows never to take another life after his conversion to Buddhism. His faith in pacifism, however, is shaken and ultimately broken by the attacks from a trio of fighters known only as "the demons". ...
Style: serious, stylized, atmospheric, surprise ending
Plot: samurai, martial arts, battles, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, heroic mission, deadly, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, escapades, military ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 2.9
 493
Dragonwolf (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Devil's Cauldron, a city where depravity and violence has forged a society in which only the lethal and callous can survive, two young men who possess the intellect and ferocity to flourish, carve a name for themselves as the most efficient ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, femme fatale, crimes, rivalry, siblings relations, chaos and mayhem, danger, gangsters, betrayal, criminal heroes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
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Aragami (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two seriously wounded samurai find refuge from a storm at an isolated temple, the home of a swordsman and a mysterious young woman. One samurai awakes to find that not only has his comrade died, but that his wounds have miraculously healed. He ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, exciting, scary
Plot: samurai, heroic mission, survival, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, martial arts, friendship, escapades, danger ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hanzo the Razor: Sword of Justice (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Fearless Edo-period police inspector Hanzo Itami, nicknamed The Razor, has developed his own unique way of extracting information for his inquiries. His first adventure sees him investigating his superior officer's mistress, whom he suspects of ...
Style: stylized, offbeat, sexual, sexy, serious ...
Plot: samurai, investigation, martial arts, nudity (full frontal - brief), torture, deadly, anti heroes, law enforcement, master warrior, rivalry, crimes, anti hero ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, japan, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Ancient Warriors (2003)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, death, escapades, danger, vengeance, save the day, imaginary, deadly, heroes, bio weapon, master warrior, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Tales of an Ancient Empire (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A princess is on a quest to unite the five greatest warriors to save her kingdom from a demon sorceress.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, sorceress, adventure, heroic mission, save the kingdom, destiny, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, wizards and magicians, conquering, vampire, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Deadly Life of a Ninja (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman and his sister-in-law are targeted for assassination by a band of evil ninjas and their vicious leader (Yasuaki Kurata). The ninjas are committing bizarre murders all over the city, and the police can't seem to pick up their trail ...
Style: humorous, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, ninjitsu, ninja, murder, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, adventure, heroes, crimes, danger, assassination ...
Time: 80s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Moscow Zero (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In Moscow, the priest Owen hires a team to guide him in the underworld to find his friend Sergei that is missing while researching the legend about the existence of demons and an entrance to hell beneath the city.
Style: stylized, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, priest, survival, investigation, rescue, escapades, danger, race against time, supernatural, supernatural ability, deadly, underground ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Blood of the Samurai (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Action Adventure starring Bryan Yamasaki, Shawn Forsythe, Michael Ng
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, supernatural, adventure, mysterious character, heroes, vengeance, gory, danger, rivalry, crimes, deadly ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Werewolf Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A werewolf samurai walks the countryside, finding himself in the middle of a village of monsters who feed on human flesh.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, supernatural, rivalry, mutant, chaos, danger, deadly, deadly creature, heroes, escapades, adventure, battles ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-kickboxing champion turned sports photographer Max Havoc again finds himself in Guam on a publicity photo shoot. Max's helpful ways land him in the lives of the vacationing sisters Jane and Christy Goody who have acquired a rare jade dragon, ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: martial arts, heroes, crimes, chase, rivalry, gangsters, danger, violence, kickboxing, martial art, showdown, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
BKO: Bangkok Knockout (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of martial arts students are enjoying a reunion party when a bomb goes off in the building. When they wake up, some of their friends have been kidnapped and they soon find a group of assassins coming after them. The only way to survive is to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, master warrior, heroic mission, escapades, crimes, danger, rivalry, heroes, daring rescue, competition, trapped in a building ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Zatoichi: The Blind Swordsman (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: This 26th film installment of the Zatoichi series sees Shintaro Katsu return to this classic role after a 10 year hiatus. The blind masseur Ichi gets caught between rival Yakuza clans.
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, swordsman, crime, gang, deadly, escapades, danger, lone wolves, rivalry, good versus evil, gangsters ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, rescue, rivalry, danger, escapades, assassination, deadly, destiny, heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The Protector 2 (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kham is the last in long line of guards who once watched over the King of Thailand's war elephants. Traditionally, only the perfect elephants could successfully help defend the throne, after his harrowing quest to retrieve the elephants, Kham ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, danger, disorder, crimes, on the run, escapades, chases and races, rivalry, heroes, tough heroes, protagonist as suspect ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Phantom Force (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A squad of soldiers must protect the human race from the supernatural.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, terrorism, space and aliens, good versus evil, confined, escapades, ghost, danger, deadly, imaginary, heroes, gory ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
American Tigers (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Terrorists from all countries are to be reunited in order to join forces against their governments. The USA army notice it. A group of assassins, waiting in jail to be executed by firing squad get the chance to be exonerated if they participate in ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, adventure, partners, crimes, danger, military, tough heroes, heroic mission, terrorism, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 90s
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27%
American Samurai (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a father passes on the traditional family sword to one of his two adopted sons, the other--in a fit of jealous rage--joins a yakuza drug smuggling mob. When the other son decides to find him and set things straight, things don't seem to go ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, vengeance, culture clash, uninhibited rivalry, gory, adventure, contests and competitions, gangsters, deadly, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, istanbul turkey, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.2
 3K
Zu Warriors (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: King Sky (Ekin Cheng), the sole disciple of the Kun Lun Sect, falls in love with his master Dawn (Cecilia Cheung). Dawn is killed when Insomnia destroys the Kin Lun Mountain. King Sky waits for two hundred years and meets Enigma (Cecilia Cheung), ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, epic
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, martial arts, rescue, supernatural, save the world, supernatural ability, adventure, race against time, escapades, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 3.1
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Submerged (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airplane, terrorism, heroic mission, heroes, race against time, daring rescue, rivalry, gang, danger, deadly, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Prisoner 701 Sasori (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When a band of assassins invade the home of their target Hei Tai they find only his lovely, innocent, bride-to-be, Nami and force upon her a cruel dilemma: either she kills her fiancee’s sister or they kill her fiancee. Trapped, and unable to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: women's prison, revenge, life turned upside down, confined, chases and races, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, life is a bitch, prison life, murder, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%