Movies like Shanghai Noon

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Shanghai Noon (2000)
 6.5
 113K
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: humorous, exciting, feel good, funny, light, entertaining, realistic, witty, not serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cowboy, rescue, princess, old west, chinese, martial arts, travel, adventure, friends, partners, danger, society, unlikely partners, disorder, odd couple, save the day, misfit, fish out of water, kidnapping, disguise, ransom, native american, culture clash, crimes, emperor ...
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 semi serious films with plots about chase, dialogue, catastrophe, mentor, rivalry, destiny and vengeance mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Shanghai Noon: Shanghai Knights (2003), Around the World in 80 Days (2004), Wild Wild West (1999), Rush Hour (1998), The Cowboy Way (1994). 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, exciting, realistic, feel good, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, small town, mayor, cowboy, arrow, revenge, adventure, vengeance, chases and races, unlikely partners, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: china, nevada, england, new york, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
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: feel good, humorous, classic literature, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, race against time, escapades, scientist, wager, painting, train ride, romance, culture clash, family, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, year 2004, 1870s, 2000s ...
Place: france, london, europe, turkey, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 146K
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: mad scientist, steampunk, reluctant partners, escapades, partners against crime, weapon system, law enforcement, heroic mission, vengeance, heroes, partners, old west ...
Time: 19th century, future
Place: usa, utah, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 223K
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: humorous, exciting, buddy comedy, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: two man army, reluctant partners, martial arts, ransom, fish out of water, chase, kung fu, police investigation, kidnapping, odd couple, partners against crime, verbal byplay ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, hong kong, california, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, missing person, odd couple, fish out of water, crimes, rivalry, disorder, buddies, gunfight, outlaw gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, usa, cuba, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.4
 211K
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: cowboy, survivor, horse, native american, escape, lawyer, texas ranger, adventure, vengeance, fighting crime, danger, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: texas, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.1
 16K
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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, treasure hunt, master warrior, kidnapping, adventurer, auction, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, martial arts, save the day ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hong kong, china, tokyo, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 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, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, parody, disorder, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero, explosion, train, glue, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, on the run, kung fu, adventure, chase, mistaken identity, contests and competitions, school, orphan, down on your luck, nothing goes right, one against many ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.7
 117K
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, exciting, not serious, light, talky ...
Plot: cowboy, small town, sheriff, ceremony, african american, desert, interracial relations, misfit, old west, odd couple, nothing goes right, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.6
 188K
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, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, secret service, odd couple, bribery, smuggling, vacation, female killer, gang, culture clash, police investigation, insubordination, african american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: china, las vegas, asia, usa, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: fight, bravery, adventure, fish out of water, cons and scams, wilderness, culture clash, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, partners, adventurer, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.4
 14K
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: humorous, semi serious, exciting, feel good, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, pirate, smuggling, chase, sea, police, heroic mission, tough law enforcer, crimes, partners against crime, ambition, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 37K
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, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: interpol, martial arts, rescue, good versus evil, police detective, adventure, superhuman powers, danger, immortality, chase, kidnapping, master villain ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, semi serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: desert, treasure hunt, gold, martial arts, chase, adventurer, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, escapades, secret agents, chases and races ...
Place: spain, europe, hong kong, egypt, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.8
 5K
Wagons East (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
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, absurd, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, native american, gunslinger, parody, culture clash, righting the wronged, tough heroes, gang, misfit, mistaken identity, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 33K
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: kung fu, martial arts, master, alcoholic, undisciplined, rivalry, drinking, fighting style, battle, discipline, troublemaker, coming of age ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 34K
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: martial arts, chase, danger, on the run, fistfight, secret agent, espionage, airplane, adventure, master warrior, secret agents, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: south africa, hong kong, africa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.4
 47K
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: espionage, secret agent, kidnapping, secret agents, daring rescue, special agents, race against time, undercover, danger, buddies, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, washington d.c., budapest hungary, monte carlo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.1
 14K
The Myth (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 118 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: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting, meditative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: reincarnation, martial arts, exotic locale, adventure, adventurer, good versus evil, heroic mission, supernatural, superhero, legends and myths, immortality, master villain ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, india, ancient china, hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.2
 34K
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: exciting, realistic, feel good, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, good versus evil, old west, small town, group of criminals, friendship, kidnapping, wagon train, horse, sheriff, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When trucker, Jack Burton agreed to take his friend, Wang Chi to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between good and evil. Wang's fiancee has emerald green eyes, which make her a ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, good versus evil, martial arts, truck driver, magic, rescue, race against time, adventure, danger, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, prophecy ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, california, usa, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 33K
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, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, partners, friendship, on the run, women, track down, chase, unlikely criminals, revenge, crimes, betrayal, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, semi serious, realistic, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, heist, adventure, hostages, heroes, mute or deaf, chases and races, crimes, lone wolves, criminal heroes, fugitives, unlikely partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 29K
Young Guns II (1990)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Only three of the original five "young guns" -- Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) -- return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the story of Billy the Kid and his ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, coming of age, on the run, escape, prison, prostitute, native american, sheriff, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century, 1950s, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico, usa, latin america, arkansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 74K
The Tuxedo (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Cabbie-turned-chauffeur Jimmy Tong learns there is really only one rule when you work for playboy millionaire Clark Devlin : Never touch Devlin's prized tuxedo. But when Devlin is temporarily put out of commission in an explosive accident, ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, satirical, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mad scientist, save the world, secret agent, taxi driver, adventure, save the day, nothing goes right, heroic mission, hidden identity, secret identity, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Million Dollar Heiress (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Cousins Thomas and David, owners of a mobile restaurant, team up with their friend Moby, a bumbling private detective, to save the beautiful Sylvia, a pickpocket.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, tense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, martial arts, chinese, van, adventure, private detective, buddies, femme fatale, escapades, woman in danger, danger, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, spain, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Charlie's Angels: Full Throttle (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The Angels are charged with finding a pair of missing rings that are encoded with the personal information of members of the Witness Protection Program. As informants are killed, the ladies target a rogue agent who might be responsible.
Style: stylized, humorous, not serious, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: private detective, surfing, undercover, secret agent, investigation, friends, fighting crime, danger, crimes, working undercover, heroes, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, mexico, mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, exciting, rough, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, helicopter, hitman, one man army, undercover, chase, espionage, adventure, working undercover, heroes, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, small town, bar fight, mormon, identity theft, sheriff, brother, cowboy, gunslinger, settler, false identity, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, california, texas, tokyo, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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