Movies like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon
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: stylized, atmospheric, epic, serious, breathtaking, meditative, scenic, melancholic, exciting, cerebral ...
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, romance, mentor, kung fu, sword fight, betrayal, violence, master warrior, adventure, theft, fight scenes, storytelling, love story, track down, destiny, monastery, beautiful scenery, mythology, philosophy, fantasy world, dialogue, multiple storylines, unfulfilled love, imagination ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo, beijing china

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 rivalry, dialogue, sword fight, heroes, fight scenes, betrayal and mentor mostly in Action, Adventure and Romance genres. Some movies like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: House of Flying Daggers (2004), Hero (2002), Curse of the Golden Flower (2006), The Forbidden Kingdom (2008), The Myth (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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:   95%
    User:   100%
 
House of Flying Daggers
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, colourful, breathtaking ...
Plot: martial arts, romance, sword fight, betrayal, assassination, revenge, violence, track down, chase, tragedy, blindness, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   90%
    User:   79%
 
 7.9
 162K
Hero
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: epic, stylized, atmospheric, serious, breathtaking ...
Plot: martial arts, sword fight, assassin, vengeance, idealism, violence, assassins, betrayal, master warrior, adventure, kung fu, fight scenes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, hong kong, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   67%
 
Curse of the Golden Flower
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, colourful ...
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, rebellion, dysfunctional family, incest, sacrifice, sword fight, ninja, secrets, kung fu, family drama, storytelling ...
Time: middle ages, 1930s
Place: china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   44%
 
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:   45%
    User:   43%
 
 6.2
 13K
The Myth
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
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, humorous, stylized, exciting, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, adventure, immortality, sword fight, sacrifice, good versus evil, kung fu, fight scenes, mythology, chase, mentor, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, hong kong, ancient china, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   41%
 
Butterfly and Sword
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, master warrior, adventure, betrayal, in the woods, heroic mission, working undercover, tough heroes, good versus evil, deadly, heroes, rivalry ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   34%
 
The Grandmaster
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, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, vengeance, master warrior, revenge, fight scenes, brutality, drinking, heroes, mentor, contests and competitions, storytelling ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, 40s, 50s ...
Place: china, hong kong, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   50%
 
A Chinese Ghost Story
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ning Tsai-Shen, a humble tax collector, arrives in a small town to carry out his work. No one is willing to give him shelter for the night, so he ends up in the haunted Lan Ro temple. There, he meets Taoist Swordsman Yen Che-Hsia, and the beautiful ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, romance, supernatural, sword fight, ghost, adventure, monster, kung fu, ghosts, magic, splatter, fight scenes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   45%
 
The Bride with White Hair
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: atmospheric, serious, surreal, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, adventure, vengeance, romance, love affair, heroic mission, good versus evil, fall in love, heroes, love and romance, betrayal ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
A Chinese Ghost Story II
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Several years after his beloved Nieh has gone, Ning is innocently put into jail. Luckily, he meets a scholar, Elder Chu Kot, in the prison who finally helps him escape. Ning then meets a young witty monk Autumn. They become friends and live in an ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, supernatural, romance, monster, ghost, kung fu, demons, fight scenes, master villain, adventure, ghosts, vengeance ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
Once Upon a Time in China II
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: stylized, epic, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, culture clash, revolution, master warrior, violence, ninja, fight scenes, vengeance, heroic mission, heroes, wizards ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   35%
 
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A rogue prince reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time – gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor ...
Style: exciting, stylized, epic, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, destiny, betrayal, swashbuckler, sword fight, good versus evil, chase, desert, video game, race against time, computer game, murder ...
Time: ancient history
Place: asia, persia, egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   39%
 
 5.9
 62K
First Knight
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The timeless tale of King Arthur and the legend of Camelot are retold in this passionate period drama. Arthur is reluctant to hand the crown to Lancelot, and Guinevere is torn between her loyalty to her husband and her growing love for his rival. ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, romantic, breathtaking ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adventure, king arthur, romance, betrayal, sword fight, medieval, infidelity, knight, love story, love triangle, beautiful scenery, adultery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   37%
 
 7.4
 52K
Excalibur
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, scenic, stylized ...
Plot: adventure, king arthur, magic, mythology, good versus evil, adultery, witch, betrayal, vengeance, incest, sword fight, brutality ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
Bulletproof Monk
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: semi serious, humorous, stylized, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, adventure, culture clash, chase, kung fu, fight scenes, good versus evil, monk, betrayal, mentor, nazi, ninja ...
Time: contemporary, 40s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1943
Place: san francisco, usa, hong kong, china, tibet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   32%
 
Memoirs of a Geisha
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.
Style: dramatic, serious, realistic, sentimental, romantic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: geisha, japanese culture, rise to the top, women, storytelling, rivalry, destiny, loneliness, love story, uninhibited rivalry, slavery, social differences ...
Time: 20s, 1930s, 30s, 40s, 20th century ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   41%
 
Warriors of Heaven and Earth
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, exciting, breathtaking ...
Plot: martial arts, desert, adventure, vengeance, sword fight, lone wolves, kung fu, fight scenes, weapons, master warrior, brutality, gunfight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   36%
 
 6.3
 131K
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:   38%
    User:   34%
 
 5.6
 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 ...
Plot: martial arts, destiny, sacrifice, betrayal, master warrior, kung fu, assassin, true love, mythology, sword fight, fantasy world, heroic mission ...
Place: china, hong kong, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   31%
 
 7.1
 19K
Merlin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 182 min.
Story: The legendary wizard tells his story of his war against Queen Mab of the Sidhe and his creation of Camelot.
Style: atmospheric, serious, fairy tale, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, betrayal, king arthur, witch, good versus evil, magic, supernatural, mythology, fantasy world, supernatural ability, dark fantasy, medieval ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
 4.7
 13K
The Musketeer
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, awful, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, romance, vengeance, betrayal, swashbuckler, sword fight, kung fu, mentor, revenge, master warrior, fight scenes ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 1600s
Place: europe, france, hong kong, paris france, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The anti-Ching patriots, under the guidance of Ho Kuang-han, have secretly set up their base in Canton, disguised as school masters. During a brutal Manchu attack, Lui manages to escape, and devotes himself to learning the martial arts in order to ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, breathtaking, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, vengeance, rebellion, revenge, master warrior, adventure, fight scenes, sword fight, violence, weapons, tragic hero ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   38%
 
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, friendship, destiny, war, courage, magic, sword fight, betrayal, suspicion, mythology, fantasy world ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   43%
 
 7.3
 90K
Willow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women within the formidable stronghold of Nockmaar. A child, Elora Danan, is born in the Nockmaar dungeons and ...
Style: epic, exciting, fairy tale, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, magic, good versus evil, dark fantasy, witch, destiny, sword fight, chase, redemption, dragon, transformation, betrayal ...
Time: 80s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   30%
 
Highlander: The Final Dimension
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Starts off in the 15th century, with Connor McLeod (Christopher Lambert) training with another immortal swordsman, the Japanese sorcerer Nakano (Mako). When an evil immortal named Kane (Mario Van Peebles) kills the old wizard, the resulting battle ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, immortality, vengeance, mentor, sword fight, master villain, master warrior, magic, supernatural ability, good versus evil, heroic mission, fight scenes ...
Time: 16th century, 20th century, 90s, 18th century, future ...
Place: scotland, japan, new york, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   30%
 
 7.6
 57K
13 Assassins
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan, UK
Duration: 141 min.
Story: A bravado period action film set at the end of Japan's feudal era in which a group of unemployed samurai are enlisted to bring down a sadistic lord and prevent him from ascending to the throne and plunging the country into a war-torn future.
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, assassination, violence, gory, assassin, death, sword fight, blood, massacre, suicide, warrior ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
 6.9
 14K
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, exciting, serious, 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
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   100%
 
 6.5
 53K
Legend
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in a timeless mythical forest inhabited by fairies, goblins, unicorns and mortals, this fantastic story follows a mystical forest dweller, chosen by fate, to undertake a heroic quest. He must save the beautiful Princess Lily and defeat the ...
Style: stylized, gothic, fairy tale, serious, dark ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, dark fantasy, magic, devil, mythology, witch, sword fight, fantasy world, young heroes, betrayal, imagination ...
Time: 80s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
 6.2
 481
Treasure Hunt
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, master warrior, on the road, secret agents, romance, supernatural ability, espionage, palaces castles and temples, track down, supernatural romance, hand to hand combat ...
Place: asia, china, hong kong, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
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