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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
 7.8
 248K
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, exciting, serious, lyrical, enigmatic, epic, gloomy, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, vengeance, sword fight, love and romance, theft, mentor, warrior, adventure, mountain, sword, heroes, monastery, aristocracy, duel, disguise, heroine, flying, bamboo, comb, good versus evil, female martial artist, unfulfilled love, swords and armor, romance ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia, beijing china, hong kong, tokyo

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Most similar movies to Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and epic films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, heroes, adventure, master warrior, sword fight and violence mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: House of Flying Daggers (2004), Hero (2002), 47 Ronin (2013), Curse of the Golden Flower (2006), Reign of Assassins (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: exciting, atmospheric, emotional, intense, colourful ...
Plot: tragic love, warrior, martial arts, romance, swords and armor, emperor, adventure, heroine, resistance, mission, tragic event, deception ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 171K
Hero (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: One man defeated three assassins who sought to murder the most powerful warlord in pre-unified China.
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, exciting, enigmatic ...
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, ruler, sword fight, legendary, adventure, patriot, deception, tragic hero, fight for supremacy, power of love, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, emotional, atmospheric, serious, epic ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, sword, female warrior, romance, heroes, adventure, love and romance, strong female presence, warlord, fight, redemption ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 142K
47 Ronin (2013)
Genre: Action, 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, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, master warrior, battles, adventure, shogun, martial arts, heroes, exile, samurai sword, danger, ronin, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
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: epic, serious, captivating, sexy, colourful ...
Plot: empress, martial arts, betrayal, royal family, forbidden love, power, punishment, execution, dysfunctional family, poison, emperor, love affair ...
Time: middle ages, 1930s
Place: china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Reign of Assassins (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: China, Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Set in ancient China, Zeng Jing is a skilled assassin who finds herself in possession of a mystical Buddhist monk's remains. She begins a quest to return the remains to its rightful resting place, and thus places herself in mortal danger ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, sword fight, master warrior, betrayal, dishonesty, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, mortal combat, vengeance, track down, haunted by the past, obsessive quest ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 69K
Seventh Son (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, supernatural ability, good versus evil, magic, witch, curses spells and rituals, adventure, master apprentice relationship, wizards and magicians, young heroes, chosen one, supernatural ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, samurai, tragic love, love and romance, imaginary, state affairs, supernatural ability, battles, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, heroes, forbidden love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, dishonesty, heroic mission, master warrior, tough heroes, good versus evil, deadly, empire, self mutilation, stabbed to death, chinese ...
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, semi serious, intense, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, friendship, immortality, martial arts, mentor, good versus evil, imaginary, teenager, warrior, magical, master warrior ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, middle ages
Place: china, boston, usa, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 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: serious, rough, breathtaking, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, assassination, good versus evil, vengeance, survival, danger, deadly, elimination, visceral, mass murder, assassin ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 14K
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, exciting, captivating, baroque ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, rescue, betrayal, kingdom, vengeance, adventure, heroic mission, righting the wronged, state affairs, escapades, danger, intrigue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.2
 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: exciting, serious, stylized, epic
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, martial arts, rescue, supernatural, save the world, adventure, supernatural ability, race against time, danger, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, kung fu master, kung fu, racism, hopes, heroes, idealism, rivalry, culture clash, revolution, righting the wronged ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, las vegas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 4K
Swordsman II (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jet Li plays Ling, a student from the Blue Mountain school of martial arts, who, along with fellow students and Kiddo, find themselves embroiled in a country-wide political/clan war with the Highlander clan in the forefront of the battle.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, master warrior, heroes, martial arts, good versus evil, dishonesty, rescue, tough heroes, kidnapping, vengeance, escape attempt, rivalry ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Once Upon a Time in China (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, serious, realistic, exciting, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, tragic hero, school, culture clash, martial artist, adventure, heroic mission, righting the wronged, folk hero, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, kung fu master, heir heiress, rivalry, instructor, opponent, contests and competitions, vengeance, kung fu, loss of daughter, starvation ...
Time: 1930s, 50s, 1940s, 40s, 30s ...
Place: china, japan, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 13K
American Ninja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Philippines
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: ninja, martial arts, soldier, heroes, master warrior, military base, daring rescue, heroic mission, one man army, sword fight, kidnapping, military ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: martial arts, love and romance, parents and children, escapades, save the world, danger, heroes, master villain, charity, family relations, rivalry, vengeance ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 9K
Seven Swords (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, South Korea
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Seven warriors come together to protect a village from a diabolical General.
Style: epic, rough, serious, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, leadership, heroic mission, samurai, vengeance, emperor, rivalry, good versus evil, frame up, mercenary, village, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 17th century, middle ages
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 2K
Silver Hawk (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michelle Yeoh plays Lulu Wong, a much-idolised rock star and philanthropist by day, and a super heroine, Silver Hawk, who fights injustice in skin-tight black leather outfit as her alter-ego. Richie Ren plays police detective Richman, who has an ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, undercover, crimes, daring rescue, martial arts, superhero, good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, escapades, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: epic, atmospheric, serious, stylized, exciting
Plot: martial arts, fall in love, unfulfillment, unfulfilled love, love and romance, romance, heroes, master warrior, tragic love, adventure, kung fu, sword fight ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)
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: exciting, serious, epic, breathtaking, lyrical ...
Plot: martial arts, adventure, vengeance, survival, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, lone wolves, rivalry, danger, sword and sandal, fight, epic battle ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Conan the Destroyer (1984)
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, exciting, suspenseful, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: barbarian, adventure, sword and sorcery, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, master warrior, heroes, magic ...
Time: ancient history, 80s, twentieth century, year 1984, prehistoric times ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 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: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Plot: martial arts, buddhism, obsessive quest, danger, siblings relations, escapades, artifact, acrobat, chases and races, adoption, religions or cults, showbiz ...
Place: china, tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: offbeat, semi serious, serious, epic, exciting ...
Plot: destiny, time travel, monk, reincarnation, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, master villain, legends and myths, danger, imaginary, master warrior ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.1
 38K
Red Sonja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tyrant Gedren seeks the total power in a world of barbarism. She raids the city Hablac and kills the keeper of a talisman that gives her great power. Red Sonja, sister of the keeper, sets out with her magic sword to overthrow Gedren.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, adventure, good versus evil, vengeance, murder, heroic mission, obsessive quest, supernatural, chases and races, imaginary, crimes, supernatural ability ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Kull the Conqueror (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A barbarian named Kull becomes ruler after defeating the old king in battle, thus receiving his crown. But direct heirs of the king, trying to topple Kull and regain the throne, bring an old witch queen Akivasha back to life. Their plan backfires, ...
Style: exciting, offbeat, serious, humorous, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, sword fight, evil queen, betrayal, destiny, wizards, heroic mission, heroes, righting the wronged, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, sorceress ...
Time: middle ages, ancient history, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: exciting, serious, epic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, graphic violence, good versus evil, mountain, partners, rivalry, supernatural, friends, battles, adventure, heroes, master warrior ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Legend of Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
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 ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gladiator, mythology, superhuman powers, legends and myths, good versus evil, adventure, greek mythology, imaginary, destiny, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%