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The Young Dragons (1974)
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The Young Dragons (1974)
Original name: 鐵漢柔情
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The powerful mobster Leung, who is protected by the dangerous and wicked Huan Fai, sells two hundred Japanese weapons and ammunition to a Chinese gang. He uses the smuggler Luy Fu to bring the weapons but the smalltime thief Kim and his gang heist the shipment on the road and dump the cargo into the sea. However, he lures Luy Fu and asks a large amount to return the weapons with the intention of traveling abroad with his brother. Meanwhile Kim befriends Fan Ming, an undercover police office from Shanghai that is investigating the illegal activities of Leung. When the mobster finds that Fan Ming is a policeman, Leung ambushes him and Huan Fai and his men stab the officer that falls from a cliff into the sea. Kim brings Fan Ming's fiancée Ipi Feng to the house of his lover, the prostitute Hung, and tells Ipi Feng that her fiancé was murdered by Leung. She decides to revenge the death of her beloved Fan Ming with tragic consequences.
Plot: martial arts, police, violence, arms dealer, hand to hand combat, taekwondo, martial artist, asian, murder, brawl, master warrior, kung fu master, wing chun, hapkido, death of brother, dead girl, match, kung fu classic, fighting style, dead boy, fistfight, stylized violence, kung fu fighting, asian man, cigarette holder ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film and serious films with plots about martial arts, fistfight, kung fu, violence, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic and martial artist mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Young Dragons: Dragons of Death (1973), The Death Duel (1972), Village of Tigers (1974), The Himalayan (1976), Ten Tigers of Shaolin (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dragons of Death (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young police cadet graduates from the academy, and is sent to a small town run by gangsters - one of whom betrayed the hero's father and left him to die.
Plot: republican era china, warrior, kung fu, martial arts, tough guy, martial artist, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, karate, stylized violence, beefcake, fistfight ...
Time: 19th century
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100%
The Death Duel (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: The Death Duel is a Taiwan Martial Arts movie
Plot: martial arts, brawl, fistfight, karate, kung fu, violence, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, karate chop, karate kick, heroes, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Village of Tigers (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Story: The lead actress is Shu Pei Pei, who is quite forceful as a no-nonsense fighter decked out in an array of colorful swordswoman fashions. I've seen her in nine other films, although I don't recall any which featured her in an action role ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu classic, violence, brawl, matriarch, kung fu fighting, fistfight, martial artist, kung fu master, bad influence, female warrior, gang ...
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67%
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The Himalayan (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: The Tseng family is one of the most noble and respected clans in a small village in Tibet. The patriarch of the Tseng family wants to marry off his daughter Ching Lan into the Kao clan. However, the cunning and deceitful eldest brother Kao Chu only ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, martial artist, duel, kung fu classic, brawl, kung fu fighting, fighting style, fistfight, stylized violence, roundhouse kick, showdown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Ten Tigers of Shaolin (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The noble Ten Tigers, one woman and nine men, protect their Cantonese region the villainous Lord Yung and his underlings. When Yung kidnaps the wife of one of the Tiger's students, the Tigers disguise themselves as a Princess and her followers ...
Plot: female martial artist, female fighter, kung fu fighting, fistfight, beating, stylized violence, fight, kung fu master, tough guy, hand to hand combat, brawl, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Awaken Punch (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man takes on a gang that has been terrorizing a small village.
Plot: revenge plot, warrior, fistfight, tough guy, murder, violence, knife throwing, house fire, master warrior, heroes, wing chun, anti heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Bruce, King of Kung Fu (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bruce Le stars as Bruce Lee, a young teenager who is the leader of the Liu City gang, who gets into trouble and street fights every now and again. Bruce is a student in the style of Chinese boxing, but when his skills are not enough to fend off a ...
Plot: martial arts, stylized violence, fighting style, asian, violence, kung fu, chinaman, brawl, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, martial artist, bully ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The True Game of Death (1979)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The film begins with footage of Bruce Lee's funeral. The narrator then says that there is a new actor "who looks quite like him" that will become Lee's successor. His name is Hsao Lung. Later Hsao Lung is filming a movie. On the ...
Plot: martial arts, poisoned drink, betrayal, hand to hand combat, fistfight, asian, brawl, asian man, chinese, kung fu, jeet kune do, wing chun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Kung Fu Fever (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Taiwan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A training manual supposed used by Bruce Lee himself has mysteriously disappeared and is highly sought after by good and evil alike.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fistfight, martial artist, karate kick, fighting style, roundhouse kick, duel, kung fu fighting, kung fu master, violence, karate chop ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Dragon Lee Vs. The 5 Brothers (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dragon Lee takes on five warriors who were sent by the emperor to discover who's behind the rebels plotting his downfall.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, brutality, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting, duel, warrior, roundhouse kick, martial artist, hapkido, fistfight, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Bruce the Super Hero (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bruce returns to Manila to investigate the murder of his sister, Susan Chang. On the night of her attack she was helped by an amateur-boxer, Ramon "Rocky" Roblado. Behind Susan's death is the 'Black Dragon Society', who are ...
Plot: fistfight, karate, hand to hand combat, karate chop, martial arts, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, violence, roundhouse kick, karate kick, hapkido, action violence ...
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56%
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Fighting Ace (1979)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 20 years after the death of his parents, a martial artist sets out to avenge their deaths by pretending he doesn't know kung fu. But when it is revealed that he does know kung fu, the killer sets to kill him and his friends.
Plot: kung fu, hand to hand combat, beefcake, fight, bald, bald hero, fistfight, bald man, brawl, violence, martial artist, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Martial Club (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Wong Fei Hung (Gordon Liu) and his friend are constantly having contests to see who has the better martial arts skill. After getting in trouble with their fathers, Wong Fei Hung settles down and starts to train seriously, while his friend still ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, revenge, violence, school, fight, fistfight, master warrior, jealousy, death, culture clash, asian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.5
 31
Conspiracy (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To gain control of a gold mine, the owner Ho Kwai-Shan is poisoned by the Lee family. His daughter Yu-Ling is staying with her uncle at his martial arts school and was due to return home. Just before she leaves, the masters son, Sha Yu-Lung, returns ...
Plot: martial arts, karate, fighting style, kung fu classic, stylized violence, roundhouse kick, jeet kune do, jujitsu, master warrior, wing chun, karate chop, fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Angry River (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The plot has to do with a reign of terror conducted by a mysterious killer dubbed "Poison Dart," who is hitting all kinds of prominent people with poison darts.
Plot: monster, revenge, kung fu classic, chinese, brawl, kung fu fighting, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, chinaman, fistfight, wu shu, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Showdown (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eight martial arts masters trained in a variety of different fighting styles are summoned to the mountains for a fierce competition.
Plot: karate chop, boxing, fistfight, judo throw, karate kick, mixed martial arts, kung fu, karate, kickboxing, black belt, master warrior, wrestler ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Hero Tattooed with Nine Dragons (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He's just a hotheaded, rude and violent young man who loves punching people. His family are killed in a revenge attack and he seeks revenge.
Plot: martial arts, stylized violence, karate kick, brawl, tattoo, fistfight, karate chop, fight, roundhouse kick, fighting style, kung fu master, kung fu classic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
18 Weapons of Kung Fu (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Li Tai must endure terrible hardship under his sadistic Kung-fu master in order to perfect his fighting technique. The ambitious young man finally has a chance to prove himself when his old master meets his match and Li has to use the eighteen ...
Plot: martial arts, fight, fighting style, martial artist, roundhouse kick, kung fu master, martial art, fistfight, master warrior, kung fu, kung fu fighting, stylized violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A disgraced former Kung Fu expert makes a living as a merchant with the help of a hot headed friend. When the men are harassed by gangsters, the merchant decided to teach his friend monkey boxing so they can defend their business.
Style: cult film
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, kung fu classic, mistress, master warrior, gambling house, fistfight, monkey, fight, hand to hand combat, action violence, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Small Tiger (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ho Mei Fong is a young woman in trouble, running from a gang of criminals with something of importance hidden in her purse. She dies in Chien Chen's taxi while trying to escape, but not before hiding the purse. Chien Chen is now involved ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, gangsters, tough heroes, partners against crime, crimes, gang, rivalry, race against time, law enforcement, fighting crime, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the murder of two kung fu experts, Bruce, a Police Inspector from New Zealand, decides to get involved in the case despite only being on vacation in Hong Kong. At the scene of the most recent murder, the victim managed to tear off a Buddha ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, asian, one against many, chinaman, hand to hand combat, villain, karate chop, fight, kung fu fighting, brawl, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Great Hero (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During World War II, Japanese soldiers invade a small Chinese town. Li immediately takes out four of the soldiers who want to steal some chickens. The story then follows the bumbling Japanese soldiers and their commander until Li shows up again for ...
Plot: fistfight, martial arts, kung fu master, stylized violence, kung fu classic, pistol, hand to hand combat, two man army, gunfight, showdown, gun, jeet kune do ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Brutal Boxer (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The bloodiest Kung Fu battles ever fought. The subtitle says it all, as there is hardly any story, but all the more raw fighting.
Plot: asian man, tough guy, fistfight, mixed martial arts, fight, kickboxing, martial artist, karate chop, kung fu, karate, boxing, combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wong Fei Hung must deal with both foreign threats and the nationalist Red Lantern Society in this continuation of the popular kung fu series.
Style: cult film
Plot: revenge, duel, fistfight, good versus evil, hand to hand combat, kung fu, sword fight, martial arts, warrior, fight, beating, katana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Scorching Sun, Fierce Wind, Wild Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During China's 1920s Republican Period, warlords carve out personal fiefdoms across the country and impose self-serving laws with the barrel of a gun. Into this anarchy rides a masked feminine Zorro, nom de guerre Violet, to do battle, right ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, torture, violence, fistfight, martial artist, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting, brawl, master warrior, kung fu master, mask ...
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43%
The Descendant Of Wing Chun (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Fierceful fighting displays the Wing Chun style of kung fu in this tale of revenge. Evil bandit Ma Lung escapes from prison and seeks revenge on retired Wing Chun teacher Lam Chan, who had helped to imprison him. Ma wreaks havoc on Lam's Wing ...
Plot: kung fu, revenge, tai chi, violence, martial arts training, fighting style, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, hand to hand combat, wing chun, soldier, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Fist of Fury 3 (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After avenging the death of his brother, Chen Shen (Bruce Li) returns home from Shanghai. He tells his mother (who went blind from crying over her son's death) that he will no longer fight. However, being a movie with the words "fist" ...
Plot: fight, beefcake, karate kick, duel, stylized violence, warrior, beating, martial artist, brawl, black belt, kung fu classic, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The 18 Amazones (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A ruthless Warlord from Manchuria builds a martial arts labyrinth that contains 18 martial art amazons, many try to enter but none leave, until Dragon Lee, seeking to avenge his father: his skills are good enough to defeat the 18 fighters and the ...
Plot: martial arts, karate kick, karate chop, fistfight, hand to hand combat, taekwondo, violence, kung fu, kung fu classic, jeet kune do, kung fu fighting, asian man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Shaolin Handlock (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As an expert of the 'Cross fists' technique, a reclusive kung fu master Li Pai perfects a lethal maneuver called the 'Shaolin Handlock' while an old wolf-in-sheep's-clothing friend Fang Yun-piao pays the unwitting Li a ...
Plot: revenge, martial arts, kung fu, kung fu master, murder, kept woman, strangulation, motorcycle, undercover, somersault, choke hold, violence
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Fighting Fist (1992)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Yakuza of Japan has infiltrated the universities of Hong Kong and are conducting illegal activities such as underground bare knuckle fights,gambling and drugs. Hong Kong Police team up with the Japanese Secret Service to bring down the ruthless ...
Plot: martial arts, yakuza, violence, hand to hand combat, karate chop, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, fight, master warrior, black belt, asian man, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%