Movies like Shanghai Noon

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Shanghai Noon (2000)
 6.6
 118K
Shanghai Noon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chon Wang, a clumsy imperial guard trails Princess Pei Pei when she is kidnapped from the Forbidden City and transported to America. Wang follows her captors to Nevada, where he teams up with an unlikely partner, outcast outlaw Roy O'Bannon, and tries to spring the princess from her imprisonment.
Style: light, humorous, exciting, feel good, funny, entertaining, realistic, witty, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cowboy, rescue, adventure, princess, chinese, martial arts, old west, friends, partners, danger, society, unlikely partners, disorder, odd couple, save the day, misfit, fish out of water, kidnapping, travel, disguise, ransom, native american, culture clash, farce, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 18th century
Place: china, nevada, hong kong

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, entertaining and funny films with plots about chase, heroes, mentor, dialogue, catastrophe, adventure and culture clash mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Shanghai Noon: Shanghai Knights (2003), Around the World in 80 Days (2004), Charlie's Angels (2019), The Lone Ranger (2013), Rush Hour (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Shanghai Knights (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The dynamic duo of Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon return for another crazy adventure. This time, they're in London to avenge the murder of Chon's father, but end up on an even bigger case. Chon's sister is there to do the same, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, adventure, vengeance, odd couple, cowboy, buddies, unlikely partners, rivalry, amateur detective, disorder, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: china, nevada, new york, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Ireland, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: adventure, friendship, race against time, escapades, scientist, wager, train ride, painting, on the road, queen victoria, balloon, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 21st century, year 2004, 1890s ...
Place: london, france, paris france, europe, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Charlie's Angels (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Reboot of the 1970s TV series / early 2000s film franchise.
Style: light, funny, humorous, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick, teens, boys' night
Plot: female assassin, female protagonist, spy, danger, martial arts, undercover agent, chase, adventure, betrayal, partners, crimes, working undercover ...
Time: contemporary, quarry, 2010s
Place: usa, berlin germany, hamburg germany, istanbul turkey, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 218K
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, buddy comedy, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: horse, native american, cowboy, adventure, texas ranger, escapades, lawyer, escape, vengeance, fighting crime, danger, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1930s, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.0
 235K
Rush Hour (1998)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Hong Kong Inspector Lee is summoned to Los Angeles to investigate a kidnapping, the FBI doesn't want any outside help and assigns cocky LAPD Detective James Carter to distract Lee from the case. Not content to watch the action from the ...
Style: buddy comedy, humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: two man army, reluctant partners, fbi, unlikely friendships, kung fu, police investigation, martial arts, fish out of water, ransom, chase, kidnapping, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, year 1997
Place: los angeles, usa, hong kong, california, united states ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Back to the Future Part III (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, sentimental, not serious, interesting ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids
Plot: time travel, adventure, changing the past or future, time machine, mad scientist, old west, sent to the past, inventor, small town, fish out of water, race against time, getting home ...
Time: 1880s, 50s, 1950s, 19th century, 80s ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 16K
The Great Race (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sport, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Professional daredevil and white-suited hero, The Great Leslie, convinces turn-of-the-century auto makers that a race from New York to Paris (westward across America, the Bering Straight and Russia) will help to promote automobile sales. ...
Style: epic, feel good, captivating, humorous, not serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, mechanic, adventure, on the road, heroes, revolution, feminism, destiny, silly humor, strong female presence, cons and scams, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century, 1920s
Place: new york, paris france, alaska, usa, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The story of three Korean outlaws in 1930s Manchuria and their dealings with the Japanese army and Chinese and Russian bandits. The Good (a Bounty hunter), the Bad (a hitman), and the Weird (a thief) battle the army and the bandits in a race to use ...
Style: captivating, bloody, dark humor, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, bounty hunter, map, robbery, gunfight, cowboy, rivalry, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, cruelty, occupation ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: china, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Cowboy Way (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, missing person, outlaw gang, odd couple, fish out of water, disorder, rivalry, buddies, crimes, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, usa, cuba, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.4
 6K
The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chase, cowboy, escapades, nothing goes right, goofy hero, disorder, explosion, glue, train, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, exciting, semi serious, stylized, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, on the run, adventure, chase, mistaken identity, orphan, contests and competitions, down on your luck, school, nothing goes right, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 7.1
 17K
Armour of God (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Yugoslavia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Asian Hawk, an Indiana Jones-style adventurer looking to make a fortune in exotic antiquities. After Hawk discovers a mysterious sword in Africa, a band of Satan-worshipping monks kidnap his ex-girlfriend Lorelei, demanding the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, chase, treasure hunt, kidnapping, adventurer, auction, treasure, daring rescue, danger, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hong kong, china, tokyo, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 197K
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's vacation time for Carter as he finds himself alongside Lee in Hong Kong wishing for more excitement. While Carter wants to party and meet the ladies, Lee is out to track down a Triad gang lord who may be responsible for killing two men at ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, buddy movie, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, secret service, police investigation, gang, odd couple, forgery, bribery, vacation, culture clash, fish out of water, power struggle, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: las vegas, china, usa, asia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 124K
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, talky ...
Plot: cowboy, parody, small town, interracial relations, ceremony, african american, farce, desert, sheriff, misfit, old west, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 15K
Almost Heroes (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two hapless explorers lead an ill-fated 1804 expedition through the Pacific Northwest in a hopeless, doomed effort to reach the Pacific Ocean before Lewis and Clark.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, inspirational, talky ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, fight, bravery, fish out of water, cons and scams, wilderness, culture clash, partners, race against time, adventurer, escapades, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Shakiest Gun in the West (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jesse W. Haywood (Don Knotts) graduates from dental school in Philadelphia in 1870 and goes west to become a frontier dentist. Penelope "Bad Penny" Cushing (Barbara Rhoades) is offered a pardon if she will track down a ring of gun ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious, suspense ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: dentist, old west, kidnapping, cowgirl, stagecoach, covered wagon, horse, native american, crimes, criminal heroes, anti hero, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: philadelphia, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 15K
Project A (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In late 19th Century Hong Kong the British may rule the land, but the pirates rule the waters. One Coast Guard officer is Dragon Ma, who is determined that his beloved Coast Guard will not be made a fool of.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, pirate, chase, heroes, smuggling, sea, police, heroic mission, against the odds, crimes, graphic violence, corrupt officer ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 39K
The Medallion (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective suffers a fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion and is transformed into an immortal warrior with superhuman powers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: interpol, adventure, superhuman powers, martial arts, rescue, immortality, police detective, good versus evil, danger, chase, kidnapping, master villain ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, fugitives, tough heroes, disorder, hostage ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.9
 5K
Wagons East (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After the 1860s Wild West, a group of misfit settlers - including ex-doctor Phil Taylor, prostitute Belle, and homosexual bookseller Julian - decide they cannot live in their current situation in the west. They hire a grizzled alcoholic wagon master ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, unusual plot structure, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, adventure, on the road, starting over, parody, americana, gang, unlikely partners, tough heroes, danger, escapades, satire ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.5
 36K
Drunken Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fighting style, master, alcoholic, undisciplined, rivalry, farce, drinking, battles, discipline, battle ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Armour of God 2: Operation Condor (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 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, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, treasure hunt, gold, martial arts, chase, world war two, adventurer, heroes, treasure, adventure, chases and races, crimes ...
Place: spain, europe, hong kong, egypt, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.8
 36K
Who Am I? (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 120 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: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, suspense, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, adventure, secret agents, martial arts, chase, on the run, danger, espionage, fistfight, secret agent, swat team, commando ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, hong kong, asia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 7.2
 37K
The Outlaws (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and a murderous posse. It's up to the sharp-shooting ...
Style: feel good, realistic, exciting, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, good versus evil, small town, group of criminals, friendship, old west, kidnapping, heroes, wagon train, sheriff, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico, arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 34K
Bandidas (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Western
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.
Style: sexy, humorous, exciting, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: women, partners, bank robbery, friendship, on the run, chase, society, unlikely criminals, revenge, track down, crimes, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 14K
The Myth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When a fellow scientist asks for Jack's help in locating the mausoleum of China's first emperor, the past collides violently with the present as Jack discovers his amazing visions are based in fact.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, meditative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: reincarnation, adventure, martial arts, exotic locale, archaeologist, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventurer, supernatural, superhero, legends and myths, master villain ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, india, ancient china, hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 49K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When the Switchblade, the most sophisticated prototype stealth fighter created yet, is stolen from the U.S. government, one of the United States' top spies, Alex Scott, is called to action. What he doesn't expect is to get teamed up with a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, special agents, secret agent, kidnapping, race against time, daring rescue, undercover, escapades, heroic mission, danger, buddies ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, budapest hungary, monte carlo, washington d.c., las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.9
 151K
Wild Wild West (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Legless Southern inventor Dr. Arliss Loveless plans to rekindle the Civil War by assassinating President U.S. Grant. Only two men can stop him: gunfighter James West and master-of-disguise and inventor Artemus Gordon. The two must team up to thwart ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: steampunk, mad scientist, reluctant partners, heroes, escapades, partners against crime, law enforcement, heroic mission, weapon system, vengeance, partners, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, future
Place: usa, washington d.c., utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Last Kung Fu Monk (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: China, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a car accident orphans his young nephew, a Shaolin monk journeys to the United States to look after the lad and open his own martial arts academy, but he soon gets caught up in a dangerous kung fu underworld.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shaolin, martial arts, orphan, fish out of water, misfit, save the day, master warrior, rescue, heroes, buddies, adventure, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 11K
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, exciting, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, farce, martial arts, gangsters, siblings relations, disorder, crimes, goofy hero, kung fu, chase, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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