Movies like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
 7.9
 235K
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Original name: 卧虎藏龙
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, epic, serious, exciting, captivating, emotional, gloomy, breathtaking, meditative ...
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, theft, love and romance, warrior, sword fight, unfulfilled love, vengeance, swords and armor, female martial artist, sword, comb, flying, mentor, monastery, romance, aristocracy, duel, heroine, adventure, track down, tiger, chases and races, heroes, unfulfillment ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia, beijing china, hong kong, tokyo

Most similar movies to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, exciting, serious and epic films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, heroes, master warrior, adventure, sword fight and violence mostly in Action, Adventure and Romance genres. Some movies like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: House of Flying Daggers (2004), Hero (2002), Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (2005), 47 Ronin (2013), Curse of the Golden Flower (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016)
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, master warrior, sword, romance, heroes, adventure, female warrior, warlord, love and romance, redemption, love, power ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
House of Flying Daggers (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 9th century China, a corrupt government wages war against a rebel army called the Flying Daggers. A romantic warrior breaks a beautiful rebel out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: tragic love, martial arts, warrior, track down, rivalry, unfulfillment, swords and armor, dagger, government, love and romance, romance, emperor ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 7.9
 162K
Hero (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.
Style: serious, epic, atmospheric, stylized, twists and turns ...
Plot: master warrior, ruler, sword fight, martial arts, adventure, swords and armor, tragic hero, patriot, reward, duel, execution, suicide ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Even though Gennosuke and Oboro are from rival ninja villages, they are secretly in love. At an annual conference with the Lord, it is dictated that a competition--a fight to the death--will take place between the five best shinobi from each ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, love and romance, imaginary, samurai, supernatural ability, state affairs, martial arts, rivalry, tragic love, uninhibited rivalry, forbidden love, heroes ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 131K
47 Ronin (2013)
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: serious, epic, exciting, stylized, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, battles, chosen one, master warrior, revenge, heroes, ronin, shogun, impossible love, half breed, suicide, samurai sword ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.
Style: stylized, epic, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, empress, royal family, palaces castles and temples, forbidden love, rebellion, poison, power, incest, emperor, punishment ...
Time: middle ages, 1930s
Place: china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Butterfly and Sword (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dynamo Michelle Khan stars as a loyalist who attempts to keep the King's empire from being overthrown by a revolutionary group. Top fight action.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, master warrior, adventure, chinese, empire, in the woods, heroic mission, working undercover, tough heroes, good versus evil, deadly ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Bride with White Hair (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure, Romance, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war against foreign tribes and an evil cult. One day, he meets the beautiful ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, master warrior, adventure, vengeance, romance, love affair, heroic mission, good versus evil, fall in love, heroes, love and romance ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)
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: immortality, young heroes, friendship, imaginary, martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, magical, urination, teenager, staff, shaolin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, boston, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.9
 14K
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, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, martial arts, assassin, samurai, good versus evil, vengeance, master warrior, adventure, mass murder, katana, mission of murder, village ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Once Upon a Time in China II (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the sequel to the Tsui Hark classic, Wong Fei-Hung faces The White Lotus society, a fanatical cult seeking to drive the Europeans out of China through violence, even attacking Chinese who follow Western ways. Wong must also defend Dr. Sun Yat ...
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, kung fu, rivalry, kung fu master, idealism, racism, culture clash, sect, congress, heroic mission, revolution ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.2
 3K
Out Live (2000)
Genre: Drama, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A sweeping, epic tale of a martial arts warrior who attempts to defy a kingdom to be with his love.
Style: serious, stylized, epic, emotional, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, uninhibited rivalry, forbidden love, love affair, romance, love triangle, true love, lovers reunited, political unrest, love and romance, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Assassin's Blade (2008)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This movie is based on the Butterfly Lovers, or Liang Zhu, a Chinese legend about the tragic romance between two lovers, Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai. Retelling the Wuxia version of the story, it was filmed in Shanghai in 2008. The story features ...
Style: stylized, serious, epic, exciting, atmospheric
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, fall in love, tragic love, adventure, romance, love and romance, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, heroes, kung fu, sword fight ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.2
 481
Treasure Hunt (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A C.I.A. agent is assigned to go to Beijing to look for a hidden "treasure," which turns out to be a woman who has supernatural powers, and is the National Treasure of China.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, martial arts, hand to hand combat, master warrior, on the road, secret agents, cia, supernatural ability, romance, espionage, palaces castles and temples, track down ...
Place: asia, china, hong kong, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Grandmaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip ...
Style: stylized, epic, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fist fighting, kung fu master, starvation, loss of daughter, master warrior, heroes, contests and competitions, wartime life, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 40s, 50s, 1930s ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 3K
Zu Warriors (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: King Sky (Ekin Cheng), the sole disciple of the Kun Lun Sect, falls in love with his master Dawn (Cecilia Cheung). Dawn is killed when Insomnia destroys the Kin Lun Mountain. King Sky waits for two hundred years and meets Enigma (Cecilia Cheung), ...
Style: serious, stylized, epic, exciting
Plot: imaginary kingdom, martial arts, good versus evil, master villain, adventure, master warrior, insomnia, blood, reincarnation, legend, superhero, supernatural ability ...
Time: 2000s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Man Called Hero (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Episodic saga from the first half of the 20th century follows Hero Hua from an ill-omened June day in his youth to a showdown 17 years later with a disaffected member of his martial-arts school, a Japanese named Invincible. Tensions between Chinese ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, comic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, destiny, racism, master warrior, adventure, one man army, vigilantism, heroes, rivalry, twins, parents and children ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: asia, china, usa, hong kong, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.4
 12K
American Ninja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Armstrong, an orphaned drifter will little respect for much other than martial arts, finds himself on an American Army base in The Philippines after a judge gives him a choice of enlistment or prison. On one of his first missions driving a ...
Style: serious, exciting, entertaining, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninja, soldier, one man army, master warrior, daring rescue, heroic mission, heroes, military base, sword fight, fight scenes, sword ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
 4.6
 2K
The Touch (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A sister and brother, the last heirs of a family of acrobats, are called upon by a Buddhist monk sect to retrieve an artifact that their ancestors have protected throughout the ages.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized
Plot: martial arts, artifact, buddhism, danger, escapades, adventure, thief, collector, heroes, rivalry, romance, criminal heroes ...
Place: tibet, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Once Upon a Time in China (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Set in late 19th century Canton this martial arts film depicts the stance taken by the legendary martial arts hero Wong Fei-Hung (1847-1924) against foreign forces' (English, French and American) plundering of China.
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, rivalry, one man army, school, tragic hero, racism, culture clash, vengeance, adventure, heroes, society ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Bulletproof Monk (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious and immortal Tibetan kung fu master, who has spent the last 60 years traveling around the world protecting the ancient Scroll of the Ultimate, mentors a selfish street kid in the ancient intricacies of kung fu.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monk, martial arts, heroes, prophecy, good versus evil, injection, knife fight, scroll, adventure, culture clash, rivalry, anti heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 40s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1943
Place: tibet, san francisco, usa, asia, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora's Box (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Fantasy adventure about the arrival of Buddhism in China. When the Goddess of Happiness tosses the Longevity Monk and his disciples out of heaven (because the Monkey King tried to attain immortality), the Monkey King is reincarnated as the Joker. He ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, changing the past or future, reincarnation, time travel, master villain, adventure, master warrior, rescue, love triangle, true love, heroic mission, legends and myths ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 13K
The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, baroque, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, musketeer, queen, kingdom, betrayal, rescue, good versus evil, adventure, romance, master warrior, vengeance, daring rescue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, dungeon, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
A Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This sequel to "Pandora's Box" continues director Jeffrey Lau's adaptation of the Buddhism saga "Journey to the West". Stranded five centuries in the past, Joker Monkey King must battle a variety of monsters, seductive ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, epic, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: reincarnation, time travel, monk, master villain, martial arts, adventure, master warrior, true love, heroic mission, legends and myths, good versus evil, danger ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 79K
Elektra (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elektra the warrior survives a near-death experience, becomes an assassin-for-hire, and tries to protect her two latest targets, a single father and his young daughter, from a group of supernatural assassins.
Style: stylized, sexy, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, superhero, female assassin, island, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, on the run, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.6
 796
Moon Warriors (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A kind-hearted fisherman, content with simple life, is reluctantly drawn into helping a noble emperor regain his throne from his evil brother.
Style: semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, village, betrayal, master warrior, tragic hero, adventure, romance, fisherman, vengeance, redemption, friendship, true love ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Storm Riders (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Based on a comic book called Fung Wan (or Tin Ha), the movie stars Ekin Cheng as Wind and Aaron Kwok as Cloud. The plot involves two children, Whispering Wind and Striding Cloud, who become powerful warriors under the evil warlord Conquer's ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, master villain, adventure, good versus evil, new love, power, danger, escapades, heroes, love and romance, rivalry, save the world ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Storm Warriors (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, supernatural ability, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, master villain, battles, escapades, imaginary ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
A Touch of Zen (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Ming dynasty noblewoman Yang must escape from the evil eunuch Hsu. She seeks refuge at a decrepit town where she gets assistance from a naive scholar & a group of mysterious yet powerful monks.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, epic
Plot: martial arts, buddhism, lone wolves, adventure, master warrior, unfulfilled love, monastery, heroes, rivalry, society, unfulfillment, bounty hunter ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Bride with White Hair 2 (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For ten years, Cho has been in the snow of Mount Shin Fung waiting for a rare flower to blossom that will cure his wife who, back in Chung Yuan, is slowly killing all of the members of the Eight Big Clans. Something Cho did to her early in their ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, suspenseful, scary
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, tragic hero, romance, vengeance, tragic love, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, escapades, heroes ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%