Movies like Shanghai Noon

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Shanghai Noon (2000)
 6.6
 111K
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, martial arts, travel, chinese, 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, rivalry, mentor, catastrophe, dialogue, vengeance and violence mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Shanghai Noon: Shanghai Knights (2003), Wild Wild West (1999), Rush Hour (1998), The Cowboy Way (1994), The Lone Ranger (2013). 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, revenge, mayor, small town, cowboy, arrow, adventure, vengeance, unlikely partners, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: china, nevada, england, new york, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.9
 143K
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, partners against crime, reluctant partners, escapades, weapon system, law enforcement, heroic mission, vengeance, heroes, master villain, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, future
Place: usa, utah, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 218K
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, entertaining, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: two man army, reluctant partners, martial arts, ransom, fish out of water, chase, police investigation, kidnapping, partners against crime, odd couple, verbal byplay, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles, hong kong, california, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: friendship, chase, missing person, cowboy, odd couple, fish out of water, disorder, buddies, crimes, rivalry, gunfight, outlaw gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, usa, cuba, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 6.4
 207K
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: cowboy, survivor, horse, vengeance, native american, lawyer, escape, texas ranger, adventure, fighting crime, danger, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1930s, 20th century
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, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, treasure hunt, master warrior, kidnapping, adventurer, auction, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, martial arts, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, hong kong, china, tokyo, spain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, train ride, painting, romance, culture clash, family, friends ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 21st century, 2000s, 1870s ...
Place: france, london, turkey, europe, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Young Master (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 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, chase, adventure, mistaken identity, contests and competitions, school, orphan, nothing goes right, down on your luck, one against many ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 36K
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: stylized, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: interpol, martial arts, rescue, police detective, good versus evil, adventure, master villain, superhuman powers, danger, immortality, chase, kidnapping ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 7.4
 13K
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, realistic, exciting, feel good
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, pirate, smuggling, chase, police, sea, against the odds, law enforcement, master criminal, partners, danger, ambition ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 184K
Rush Hour 2 (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Hong Kong
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, not serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, secret service, odd couple, female killer, vacation, smuggling, gang, bribery, culture clash, police investigation, track down, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: china, las vegas, usa, asia, hong kong ...
⇓ 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, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, gold, martial arts, chase, adventurer, adventure, treasure, crimes, escapades, rivalry, danger ...
Place: spain, europe, hong kong, egypt, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.6
 32K
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, entertaining, funny, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, master, undisciplined, rivalry, drinking, fighting style, battle, alcoholic, discipline, coming of age, troublemaker ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.4
 46K
I Spy (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
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, undercover, race against time, secret agents, special agents, master villain, daring rescue, buddies, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary
Place: budapest, washington d.c., monte carlo, budapest hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 33K
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%
 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, not serious, feel good, road movie, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, explosion, train, cowboy, glue, parody, rescue, danger, heroes, friends, rivalry, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.8
 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, absurd, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, native american, gunslinger, parody, culture clash, mistaken identity, gang, righting the wronged, on the road, americana, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 14K
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, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fight, bipolar disorder, bravery, bear, native american, interracial love, drinking contest, mauling, adventure, wilderness, culture clash, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 13K
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, stylized, humorous, exciting, meditative ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: reincarnation, martial arts, exotic locale, adventure, good versus evil, adventurer, heroic mission, master villain, supernatural, legends and myths, superhero, immortality ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, india, ancient china, hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 33K
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: realistic, exciting, feel good, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, good versus evil, old west, cowboy, small town, group of criminals, friendship, kidnapping, gunslinger, horse, sheriff, wagon train ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 32K
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, women, friendship, revenge, on the run, track down, chase, unlikely criminals, crimes, betrayal, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 72K
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, secret agent, taxi driver, adventure, one man army, save the day, heroic mission, nothing goes right, goofy hero, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.8
 115K
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, witty, realistic, exciting, not serious ...
Plot: cowboy, desert, small town, african american, gay slur, sheriff, singer, horse, marching band, interrupted hanging, gun, frontier town ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, crimes, chases and races, unlikely partners, fugitives, mute or deaf, lone wolves, hostages, criminal heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ 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, undercover, hitman, one man army, chase, espionage, adventure, chases and races, working undercover, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: australia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 28K
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, exciting, tense, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, on the run, coming of age, outlaw, mexican standoff, prison, escape, prostitute, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1950s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico, latin america, arkansas, usa ...
⇓ 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, realistic, exciting, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, small town, bar fight, identity theft, mormon, brother, sheriff, settler, cowboy, gunslinger, false identity, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, california, texas, tokyo, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Million Dollar Heiress (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 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: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, martial arts, chinese, van, skateboard, adventure, buddies, private detective, femme fatale, danger, woman in danger, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: italy, spain, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Returning home with his father after a shopping expedition, Wong Fei-Hong is unwittingly caught up in the battle between foreigners who wish to export ancient Chinese artifacts and loyalists who don't want the pieces to leave the country. ...
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, semi serious, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fist fighting, good versus evil, cult, boxing, escapades, parents and children, goofy hero, step parent, heroes, theft, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rescue, americana, vengeance, good versus evil, adventure, partners, heroes, society, criminal heroes, brutality, standoff ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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