Movies like Lady Snowblood

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Lady Snowblood (1973)
 7.7
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Lady Snowblood (1973)
Original name: 修羅雪姫
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Yuki's family is nearly wiped out before she is born due to the machinations of a band of criminals. These criminals kidnap and brutalize her mother but leave her alive. Later her mother ends up in prison with only revenge to keep her alive. She creates an instrument for this revenge by purposefully getting pregnant. Yuki never knows the love of a family but only killing and revenge.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, melancholic, stylized, serious, realistic, bloody, intense, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, vengeance, samurai, murder, female killer, martial arts, vigilantism, track down, danger, assassination, child birth, rape, prison, one woman army, good versus evil, hanging, revenge, gory, crimes, heroes, violence spree, bet, master warrior, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1890s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo

Most similar movies to Lady Snowblood

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, stylized and rough films with plots about rivalry, crimes, heroes, martial arts, vengeance, revenge and deadly mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Lady Snowblood: Azumi (2003), Gun Woman (2014), The Hunted (1995), Colombiana (2011), Ichi (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lady Snowblood 2: Love Song of Vengeance (1974)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Lady Snowblood is caught by the police and sentenced to death for her crimes. As she is sent to the gallows she is rescued by the secret police who offer her a deal to assassinate some revolutionaries.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, assassination, gory, deadly, state affairs, violence spree, crimes, master warrior, heroes, chases and races, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
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100%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in Peril (1972)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the fourth film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, Ogami Itto is hired to kill a tattooed female assassin and battles Retsudo, head of the Yagyu clan, and his son Gunbei.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, female killer, vengeance, hitman, assassin, gory, deadly, family relations, rivalry, drifter, danger ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Azumi (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In war-torn Japan, the Tokugawa Shogun, desperate to restore peace to his people, orders the assassination of the hostile warlords. A beautiful young woman is raised from birth with nine other orphans, to become an assassin. Her name is Azumi, the ...
Style: stylized, epic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, assassination, assassin, good versus evil, vengeance, survival, heroic mission, crimes, rivalry, deadly, elimination ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 3K
Gun Woman (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A brilliant doctor on a quest for revenge buys a young woman and trains her to be the ultimate assassin, implanting gun parts in her body that she must later assemble and use to kill her target before she bleeds to death.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gun, vengeance, good versus evil, rivalry, master criminal, deadly, gory, danger, assassination, master warrior, heroes, crimes ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In the third film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, Ogami Itto volunteers to be tortured by Yakuza to save a prostitute and is hired by their leader to kill an evil chamberlain.
Style: stylized, talky, realistic, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, blood, violence, drifter, sword, blood splatter, gore, yakuza, villain, martial artist, decapitation ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart in the Land of Demons (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the fifth film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, Ogami Itto is challenged by five warriors, each has one fifth of Ogami's assassin fee and one fifth of the information he needs to complete his assassination.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, captivating, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, gory, danger, drifter, countryside, master warrior, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, family relations, rivalry ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.0
 4K
The Hunted (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A businessman on a trip to Tokyo ends up in the middle of a centuries old feud between a criminal Ninja cult and a Samurai when he witnesses a assassination performed by the Ninja-cult leader.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, murder, martial arts, danger, vengeance, crimes, master warrior, mysterious character, dishonesty, deadly, hitman, ninja ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.4
 89K
Colombiana (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Zoe Saldana plays a young woman who, after witnessing her parents’ murder as a child in Bogota, grows up to be a stone-cold assassin. She works for her uncle as a hitman by day, but her personal time is spent engaging in vigilante murders that she ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: female assassin, vigilante, vigilantism, vengeance, latinos, crimes, danger, hitman, female killer, rivalry, sniper, gangster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1992
Place: colombia, usa, latin america, chicago illinois, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 3K
Ichi (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ichi is a blind entertainer that travels the countryside with her traditional Japanese guitar and walking stick. She’s in search for the kind man that brought her up as a child, but because of her beauty she encounters problems every step of the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, rough, epic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, samurai, rivalry, village, gang, danger, vengeance, good versus evil, female killer, crimes, opponent, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the second film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, Ogami Itto battles a group of female ninja in the employ of the Yagyu clan and must assassinate a traitor who plans to sell his clan's secrets to the Shogunate.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword fight, samurai, martial arts, blood, drifter, blood splatter, female ninja, decapitation, ronin, martial artist, survival, master warrior ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Sword of Doom (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Through his unconscionable actions against others, a sociopathic samurai builds a trail of vendettas that follow him closely.
Style: bleak, stylized, tense, epic, rough ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, nihilism, psychopath, master warrior, vengeance, atrocity, deadly, crimes, opponent, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: realistic, rough, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, master warrior, heroes, lone wolves, adventure, escapades, gangsters, rivalry, gang, village, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In this first film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, adapted from the manga by Kazuo Koike, we are told the story of the Lone Wolf and Cub's origin. Ogami Itto, the official Shogunate executioner, has been framed for disloyalty to the Shogunate ...
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, drifter, lone wolves, gory, assassin, cult, rivalry, treason, exile, master warrior, family relations ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.5
 21K
Fist of Legend (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chen Zhen, a Chinese engineering student in Kyoto, who braves the insults and abuse of his Japanse fellow students for his local love Mitsuko Yamada, daughter of the director, returns in 1937 to his native Shangai, under Japanse protectorate -in ...
Style: serious, rough, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, occupation, society, acceptance, folk hero, imperialism, poisoning, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: china, asia, japan, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Evil That Men Do (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Mexico, USA, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Professional killer Holland is forced out of retirement to break a Central American government's political torture ring when one of his friends, a Latin American journalist, is killed. The murderer, Doctor Clement Molloch, is the master sadist ...
Style: disturbing, rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, bounty hunter, chase, assassination, hitman, vigilantism, good versus evil, martial arts, torture, revolver, serial killer, vigilante ...
Time: 80s
Place: europe, holland, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.2
 18K
In Hell (2003)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man must survive a prison where hardened criminals battle to the death for the warden's entertainment.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, martial arts, survival, prison life, murder, prison riot, warden, isolation, redemption, crimes, prison sentence, brutality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia, latin america, hong kong, california, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Beyond Hypothermia (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A mysterious and highly successful hitwoman in Hong Kong is paid to assassinate top-level crime bosses. After beginning a relationship with a noodle vendor, she decides to travel to South Korea to complete one last job. Unfortunately, the dead ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, assassination, track down, betrayal, gang, crime, survival, vengeance, hitman, frame up, gangsters, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, cambodia, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Black Angel Vol. 1 (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Tokyo is a dark technopolis, a city of faceless chrome and cold marble. It is ruled by Nogi, a yakuza boss specializing in drugs and murder. He gained absolute power by executing the former boss and marrying his daughter, Chiaki. Only the mysterious ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: girls with guns, femme fatale, rape and revenge, gangsters, heroes, crime, criminal's revenge, uninhibited rivalry, chases and races, crimes, master warrior, urban ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, samurai, adventure, escapades, love affair, heroes, heroic mission, danger, crimes, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Blind Swordsman: Zatoichi (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Zatôichi is a 19th century blind nomad who makes his living as a gambler and masseur. However, behind this humble facade, he is a master swordsman gifted with a lightning-fast draw and breathtaking precision. While wandering, Zatôichi discovers a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, geisha, violence, blood, one man army, gang war, bet, good versus evil, dancer, mob boss, massacre ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Chinese Connection (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Chen Zhen returns to the international compound of China only to learn of his beloved teacher's death. This is compounded by the continual racist harassment by the Japanese population in the area. Unlike his friends, he confronts it head on ...
Style: stylized, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, tragic hero, vengeance, redemption, brutality, revenge, hanging, racism, kung fu master, honor, nunchaku ...
Time: 1910s, 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, china, asia, shanghai, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
 79K
Haywire (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mallory Kane is a highly trained operative who works for a government security contractor in the dirtiest, most dangerous corners of the world. After successfully freeing a Chinese journalist held hostage, she is double crossed and left for dead by ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mercenary, betrayal, fist fighting, manhunt, chases and races, rivalry, danger, dishonesty, rescue, secret agent, one woman army, hitman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: washington d.c., barcelona, usa, europe, ireland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Challenge of the Masters (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Wong family kung fu school gets smacked around by a rival school. Wong Fei-hong gets fed up with the abuse and goes to learn from his fathers master. After one of the rival schools members kills some of the towns people Wong Fei-hong becomes ...
Style: realistic, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, crimes, master warrior, hopes, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, contests and competitions, injustice, best friends, vigilantism, ambition ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Streetfighter (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Terry is a tough mercenary and a master of martial arts. When an important business magnate dies, leaving billions to his daughter, the Mafia and Yakuza try to hire Terry to kidnap the daughter. When they refuse to meet his exorbitant price, then ...
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, betrayal, yakuza, street fighter, karate, vengeance, deadly, gory, rivalry, anti heroes, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: hong kong, japan, asia, china, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Lone Wolf and Cub: White Heaven in Hell (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the sixth and final film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, the final conflict between Ogami Itto and the Yagyu clan is carried out.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, supernatural, deadly, cult, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, parents and children, lone wolves, heroes, danger ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.7
 153
Brothers Five (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The 5 Kao brothers, separated since childhood, are unaware that the master Teng Lung Manor, Lung Chen-feng has killed their father. All five, however, seek to defeat the vicious gangsters at the Manor.
Style: rough, serious, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, revenge, master warrior, master villain, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, siblings relations, crimes, vengeance, reunion, family relations ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.8
 3K
Sex and Fury (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sex & Fury chronicles Ocho's exploits as she searches for her father's killers, each identified by unique tattoos on their backs (a deer, a boar, and a butterfly). Along the way, she also crosses paths with Shonusuke, a radical set on ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gambling, vengeance, nun, martial arts, corruption, revenge, tragic love, sword fight, creator, clergy, gory ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 1880s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Blind Woman's Curse (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Akemi is a dragon tattooed leader of the Tachibana Yakuza clan. In a duel with a rival gang Akemi slashes the eyes of an opponent and a black cat appears, to lap the blood from the gushing wound. The cat along with the eye-victim go on to pursue ...
Style: rough, serious, psychological, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, sword fight, murder, black cat, yakuza, master warrior, assassination, hitman, rivalry, vengeance, deadly, track down ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.1
 22K
The Big Boss (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chen is a city boy who moves with his cousins to work at an ice factory. He does this with a family promise never to get involved in any fight. However, when members of his family begin disappearing after meeting the management of the factory, the ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, factory, smuggling, vigilantism, one man army, prostitute, vengeance, drug smuggling, master warrior, heroic mission, heroes, master criminal ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, thailand, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Man from Nowhere (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: His only friend called him 'the man from nowhere'... Taesik, a former special agent becomes a loner after losing his wife in a miserable accident and lives a bitter life running a pawnshop. He only has a few customers and a friend named ...
Style: brutal, serious, emotional, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, martial arts, lone hero, kidnapping, drug lord, fist fighting, gang, missing child, crimes, master warrior, rivalry, fight scenes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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