Movies like The Warrior's Way

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The Warrior's Way
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Western
Country: New Zealand, South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Asian assassin (Dong-gun Jang) is forced to hide in a small town in the American Badlands. Also starring Kate Bosworth, Danny Huston, Tony Cox and Academy Award winner Geoffrey Rush.
Style: stylized, epic, serious, exciting, surreal, bloody, melancholic, absurd, ridiculous, ambiguous ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, assassin, small town, desert, samurai, revenge, ninja, sword fight, violence, blood, culture clash, redemption, master warrior, mentor, fight scenes, lone hero, stylish, vengeance, chase, murder, circus, assassins, kung fu, assassination, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
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Django
Action, Western
Italy, Spain
91 min.
 7.3
Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance
Action, Adventure
Japan
83 min.
 7.9
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and suspenseful films with plots about dialogue, storytelling, mentor, brutality, fight scenes, revenge and catastrophe mostly in Action, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Warrior's Way: Sukiyaki Western Django (2007), Django (1966), Azumi (2003), The Man with the Iron Fists (2012), Ninja Assassin (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sukiyaki Western Django
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Several hundred years after the Battle of Dannoura, the Genji and Heike clans face off again in a poor mountain town with a buried treasure legend. A revolver-wielding stranger, a lone gunman, burdened with emotional scars and blessed with ...
Style: serious, rough, stylized, surreal, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, blood, storytelling, gang, revenge, gunfight, lone wolves, vengeance, splatter, gratuitous violence, small town, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Master of the Flying Guillotine
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A one-armed martial arts master is being stalked by an Imperial assassin, the master of two fighters (the Tibetan Lamas) who were killed in the previous film. When the One-Armed Boxer is invited to attend a martial arts tournament, his efforts to ...
Style: stylized, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, cult, kung fu, revenge, violence, master warrior, blood, fight scenes, weapons, mentor, brutality ...
Time: 18th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo, japan
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    User:   71%
 
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Django
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Django is a 1966 Italian spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Corbucci and starring Franco Nero in the eponymous role. The film earned a reputation as being one of the most violent films ever made up to that point and was subsequently refused a ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gunfight, violence, brutality, good versus evil, old west, desert, lone wolves, violent, revenge, death, visceral ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, tokyo
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Azumi
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, exciting, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, martial arts, assassin, vengeance, samurai, sword fight, ninja, survival, violence, blood, revenge, death ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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The Man with the Iron Fists
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In feudal China, a blacksmith who makes weapons for a small village is put in the position where he must defend himself and his fellow villagers.
Style: stylized, epic, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, violence, kung fu, ninja, drugs/alcohol, master warrior, betrayal, revenge, hip hop, village, fight scenes, strong sexual content ...
Time: 19th century, 15th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   76%
 
 6.4
 63K
Ninja Assassin
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ninja Assassin follows Raizo, one of the deadliest assassins in the world. Taken from the streets as a child, he was transformed into a trained killer by the Ozunu Clan, a secret society whose very existence is considered a myth. But haunted by the ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, bloody, light ...
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Place: asia, china, japan, berlin germany
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    User:   67%
 
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 9K
The Promise
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, South Korea, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An orphaned girl, driven by poverty at such a young age, makes a promise with an enchantress. In return for beauty and the admiration of every man, she will never be with the man she loves. This spell cannot be broken unless the impossible happens: ...
Style: stylized, fairy tale, epic, serious, exciting ...
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Place: china, hong kong, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   79%
 
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Sucker Punch
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young girl is institutionalized by her abusive stepfather. Retreating to an alternative reality as a coping strategy, she envisions a plan which will help her escape from the mental facility.
Style: stylized, surreal, sexy, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: imagination, violence, alternate reality, steampunk, escape, dancing, martial arts, surrealism, obsessive quest, fantasy world, fight scenes, murder ...
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    User:   51%
 
The Princess Blade
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, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   66%
 
The Forbidden Kingdom
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, adventure, immortality, mentor, good versus evil, kung fu, witch, fight scenes, master warrior, sword fight, vengeance, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, boston, hong kong, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   48%
 
 6.2
 27K
Ong-bak 2
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Moments from death a young man is rescued by a renowned warrior. Realizing unsurpassed physical potential in the young boy he trains him into the most dangerous man alive. As he becomes a young man he goes on a lone mission of vengeance against the ...
Style: serious, sentimental, twists and turns, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, vengeance, destiny, kung fu, sword fight, revenge, master warrior, fight scenes, mentor, one man army, violence ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: asia, thailand, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   64%
 
300: Rise of an Empire
Genre: Action, Fantasy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on Frank Miller's latest graphic novel Xerxes and told in the breathtaking visual style of the blockbuster "300," this new chapter of the epic saga takes the action to a fresh battlefield--on the sea--as Greek general ...
Style: stylized, epic, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, war, transformation, revenge, blood, violence, brutality, betrayal, sword fight, soldier, ocean or sea, mentor ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, middle east, athens greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   44%
 
Shogun Assassin
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Shogun who grew paranoid as he became senile sent his ninjas to kill his samurai. They failed but did kill the samurai’s wife. The samurai swore to avenge the death of his wife and roams the countryside with his toddler son in search of ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, rough, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, martial arts, samurai, ninja, vengeance, revenge, cult, violence, sword fight, blood, assassin, kung fu ...
Time: 1500s, 15th century, 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   61%
 
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Hercules
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, ridiculous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, violence, good versus evil, betrayal, mercenary, storytelling, monster, destiny, redemption, blood, revenge, master warrior ...
Place: greece, ancient greece, dungeon, athens greece
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System:   50%
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Young Guns II
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: serious, exciting, realistic, tense, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
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Time: 19th century, 1950s, 1870s, 20th century
Place: mexico, arkansas, new mexico, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
Rurouni Kenshin: Kyoto Inferno
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Kenshin has settled into his new life with Kaoru and his other friends when he is approached with a request from the Meiji government. Makoto Shishio, a former assassin like Kenshin, was betrayed, set on fire and left for dead. He survived, and is ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, realistic, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, ninja, sword fight, fight scenes, kung fu, police investigation, brutality, mentor, gunfight, vigilante ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   51%
 
Abraham Lincoln: Vampire Hunter
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: President Lincoln's mother is killed by a supernatural creature, which fuels his passion to crush vampires and their slave-owning helpers.
Style: exciting, stylized, scary, gothic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, vampire, vampire hunter, supernatural, immortality, blood, revenge, brutality, lone hero, secret identity, slavery, transformation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   39%
 
 6.3
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47 Ronin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Hungary
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Based on the original 1941 movie from Japan, and from ancient Japan’s most enduring tale, the epic 3D fantasy-adventure 47 Ronin is born. Keanu Reeves leads the cast as Kai, an outcast who joins Oishi (Hiroyuki Sanada), the leader of the 47 ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, adventure, revenge, vengeance, magic, sword fight, witch, mentor, master warrior, mythology, fight scenes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   55%
 
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Conan the Barbarian
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan (Jason Momoa) realizes he is the only hope of saving the great ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, rough, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vengeance, adventure, magic, revenge, torture, witch, slavery, good versus evil, sword fight, brutality, chase, violence ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, entertaining, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, witch hunt, witch, bounty hunter, kidnapping, adventure, supernatural, magic, transformation, chase, siblings relations, medieval ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   49%
 
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades
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, serious, clever, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, gory, cult, assassin, blood, violence, lone wolves, father son relationship, stylish, vengeance, ninja ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   37%
 
The Good, the Bad, the Weird
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 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: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, treasure hunt, gunfight, desert, violence, bounty hunter, drugs/alcohol, motorcycle, stylish, moral ambiguity, adventure, visceral ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   47%
 
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Solomon Kane
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A nomadic 16th century warrior, condemned to hell for his brutal past, seeks redemption by renouncing violence, but finds some things are worth burning for as he fights to free a young Puritan woman from the grip of evil.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, violence, witch, redemption, dark hero, sword fight, devil, magic, dark fantasy, anti heroes, mercenary ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, north africa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
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Lone Wolf and Cub: Sword of Vengeance
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 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, bloody, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, gory, martial arts, cult, assassin, vengeance, sword fight, revenge, violence, blood, splatter, lone wolves ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   38%
 
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Style: stylized, serious, epic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: martial arts, romance, master warrior, kung fu, destiny, heroes, adventure, fight scenes, redemption, teleportation, love and romance, dialogue ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   46%
 
The Quick and the Dead
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, vengeance, revenge, gunfight, violence, death, redemption, old west, crimes, guns, rivalry, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, tucson arizona, mexico, arizona
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System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
Return of the Seven
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, vengeance, kidnapping, buddies, desert, injustice, old west, village, righting the wronged, adventure, tough heroes, dialogue ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
Conan the Destroyer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a character created by Robert E. Howard, this fast-paced, occasionally humorous sequel to Conan the Barbarian features the hero (Arnold Schwarzenegger) as he is commissioned by the evil queen Taramis (Sarah Douglas) to safely escort a teen ...
Style: stylized, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, magic, sword fight, monster, transformation, violence, master warrior, destiny, wizards, fantasy world, supernatural ability, mythology ...
Time: ancient history, 80s, 20th century, twentieth century, year 1984 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   38%
 

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Story: In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his ...
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