Movies like Chocolate 2008

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Chocolate (2008)
 7.0
 16K
Chocolate (2008)
Original name: ช็อคโกแลต
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An autistic woman with powerful martial art skills looks to settle her ailing mother's debts by seeking out the ruthless gangs that owe her family money.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, realistic, stylized, breathtaking, brutal, melancholic, absurd, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: debt, martial arts, yakuza, autism, martial arts school, vengeance, gangsters, righting the wronged, gang, mob, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry, family problems, mentally challenged, parents and children, kung fu, sword fight, chocolate, exile, the underworld, treatment, rage, financial problem ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, rough, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about rivalry, martial arts, crimes, heroes, violence, vengeance and blood mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Chocolate: Raging Phoenix (2009), The Protector (2005), Ong-bak 3 (2010), Muay Thai Fighter (2007), Kung Fu Killer (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Raging Phoenix (2009)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: Thailand
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A violent gang is abducting and killing women around Thailand. Sanim and his friends, having had loved ones abducted, have joined together to break the gang of kidnappers. In a botched kidnap attempt, Deu is saved by Sanim's crew. After ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drugs/alcohol, gang, partners against crime, kidnapping, righting the wronged, crimes, partners, rivalry, vengeance, down on your luck, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart to Hades (1972)
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: talky, stylized, serious, clever, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, blood, violence, villain, duel, sword, sword fight, kung fu, decapitation, martial artist, yakuza ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.1
 33K
The Protector (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand, USA, Hong Kong, France
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In Bangkok, the young Kham was raised by his father in the jungle with elephants as members of their family. When his old elephant and the baby Kern are stolen by criminals, Kham finds that the animals were sent to Sidney. He travels to Australia, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, elephant, one man army, gangsters, robbery, power struggle, gang, buddhism, animal, daring rescue, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, asia, sydney australia, thailand, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.0
 12K
Ong-bak 3 (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ong Bak 3 picks up where Ong Bak 2 had left off. Tien is captured and almost beaten to death before he is saved and brought back to the Kana Khone villagers. There he is taught meditation and how to deal with his Karma, but very soon his arch rival ...
Style: serious, exciting, sentimental, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, village, supernatural ability, deadly, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, palaces castles and temples, reincarnation, danger, escapades ...
Time: 15th century, ancient history
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Muay Thai Fighter (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After learning the art of muay thai fighting from skilled masters, small town friends Piak (Akara Amarttayakul) and Phao (Thawatchai Phanpakdee) move their passion to Bangkok, where they become active in underground activities that put what ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, friendship, master warrior, one man army, martial artist, contests and competitions, urban, rivalry, athlete's life, gangsters, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 80s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Kung Fu Killer (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A martial arts instructor working at a police academy gets imprisoned after killing a man by accident. But when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, the instructor offers to help the police in return for his freedom.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, kung fu, master warrior, police investigation, deadly, heroes, rivalry, psychopath, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia, china, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Bittersweet Life (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Kim Sun-woo is an enforcer and manager for a hotel owned by a cold, calculative crime boss, Kang who assigns Sun-Woo to a simple errand while he is away on a business trip; to shadow his young mistress, Heesoo, for fear that she may be cheating on ...
Style: realistic, bleak, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, revenge, buried alive, crime, mafia, one man army, stabbing, mob boss, tough heroes, extramarital affair, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 27K
Ong-bak 2 (2008)
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: sentimental, twists and turns, serious, sincere, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, one man army, vengeance, master warrior, destiny, obsessive quest, human spirit, danger, dishonesty, escapades, kung fu ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When the head of a statue sacred to a village is stolen, a young martial artist goes to the big city and finds himself taking on the underworld to retrieve it.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, danger, bet, sadism, running, thief, destruction, anger, robbery, lone wolves, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.7
 29K
Blood and Bone (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Los Angeles, an ex-con (White) takes the underground fighting world by storm in his quest to fulfill a promise to a dead friend.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fist fighting, martial arts, tournament, prison fight, fight, drifter, newcomer, master warrior, prison, gangsters, tough heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
 866
Fireball (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tai gets out of jail and discovers that his twin brother, Tan has been in coma for the past year. Tan has entered the world of Fireball, a violent game based on basketball hosted by underground criminal gangs, to raise money for Tai's early ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: contests and competitions, tough heroes, rivalry, urban ghetto, life is a bitch, twins, track down, uncover truth, vengeance, sport team, ambition, nihilism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 32K
Man of Tai Chi (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Beijing, a young martial artist's skill places him in position to experience opportunities and sacrifices.
Style: stylized, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, tai chi, one on one, contests and competitions, extortion, heroes, ambition, crimes, rivalry, once in a lifetime opportunity, mortal combat ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, hong kong, beijing china, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 526
Rage of Honor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Japanese cop, Shiro, and his partner Ray are after a bunch of drug dealers. But they are betrayed by an insider and Ray is killed. Shiro follows the murderer, a sadistic drug lord, up to Singapore.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, vengeance, crime, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, betrayal, drug dealing, working undercover, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jackson is back, and now he has a new partner, karate champion Sean, as they must face a deadly terrorist known as "The Cobra", who has infected Sean with a virus. Sean and Jackson have no choice but to fight the Cobra and his bands of ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, manhunt, terrorism, good versus evil, master villain, adventure, master warrior, island, vengeance, one man army, contests and competitions ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, usa, caribbean, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
A Better Tomorrow (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Japan, Hong Kong, Thailand
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A Korean remake of the John Woo Classic. One brother is a criminal. One brother is a cop. Both will fight to the death.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, danger, rivalry, criminal heroes, gang, betrayal, vengeance, siblings relations, dishonesty, family problems, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.5
 151
Fist of Honor (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: As two rival Godfathers view to take control of the city, a hot-tempered family member kills two relatives of the opposing family, breaking the "Truce of Honor". Now the war begins! As a young boxer seeks revenge for his fiancée's ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, betrayal, crime, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, buddies, gang, gangsters ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Born to Fight (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a remote Thai village is overrun by terrorists armed with a nuclear missile, an elite undercover operative leads the most unique fighting force ever assembled in a heroic bid to save their nation.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, race against time, rescue, adventure, tough law enforcer, police officer, drug lord, terrorism, tough heroes, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lone Wolf and Cub: Baby Cart at the River Styx (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In the second film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, Ogami Itto battles a group of female ninja in the employ of the Yagyu clan and must assassinate a traitor who plans to sell his clan's secrets to the Shogunate.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, sword fight, blood, lone wolves, decapitation, blood splatter, ronin, martial artist, female ninja, master warrior, gory ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 7.6
 20K
Fist of Legend (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chen Zhen, a Chinese engineering student in Kyoto, who braves the insults and abuse of his Japanse fellow students for his local love Mitsuko Yamada, daughter of the director, returns in 1937 to his native Shangai, under Japanse protectorate -in ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, rivalry, folk hero, heroes, society, kung fu, sword fight, brutality ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: china, asia, japan, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Chinese Connection (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Chen Zhen returns to the international compound of China only to learn of his beloved teacher's death. This is compounded by the continual racist harassment by the Japanese population in the area. Unlike his friends, he confronts it head on ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, tragic hero, kung fu, vengeance, brutality, revenge, tough guy, one man army, brawl, nunchaku, honor ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, china, japan, shanghai, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.7
 10K
Lady Snowblood (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Yuki's family is nearly wiped out before she is born due to the machinations of a band of criminals. These criminals kidnap and brutalize her mother but leave her alive. Later her mother ends up in prison with only revenge to keep her alive. ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, vengeance, murder, samurai, assassination, martial arts, gory, good versus evil, hanging, female killer, vigilantism, master warrior ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Duel of the Iron Fist (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Tan Jen-chieh’s life spins out of control when he’s forced into exile to clear his name following the murder of his adopted father. He’s hunted in the streets. His lover, Butterfly, turns to prostitution. And his father’s likely killer – a ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, criminal's revenge, gangsters, master warrior, one man army, vengeance, vigilantism, crimes, heroes, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 1900s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Challenge (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rick, a down-and-out American boxer, is hired to transport a sword to Japan, unaware that the whole thing is a set up in a bitter blood-feud between two brothers, one who follows the traditional path of the samurai and the other a businessman. At ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, sword fight, aikido, gang, adventure, gangsters, master warrior, track down, vengeance, vigilantism, redemption ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 5.1
 297
Shatter (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shatter, an international contract killer, has been assigned to assassinate the President of a small African country and collect his fee from a bank in the Far East. On arrival in Hong Kong his life is threatened and when the bank denies all ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, assassination, hitman, police investigation, gangsters, government agency, lone wolves, master warrior, battle zone, secret agents, espionage, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia, china, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Protector 2 (2013)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Kham is the last in long line of guards who once watched over the King of Thailand's war elephants. Traditionally, only the perfect elephants could successfully help defend the throne, after his harrowing quest to retrieve the elephants, Kham ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, danger, daring rescue, on the run, tough heroes, heroes, rivalry, disorder, protagonist as suspect, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
New Fists of Fury (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A brother and sister escape from Japanese-occupied Shanghai to Japanese-occupied Taiwan, to stay with their grandfather who runs a Kung-Fu school there. However, the master of a Japanese Kung-Fu school in Taiwan has designs on bringing all other ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, anti heroes, gang, master villain, school, master warrior, fighting crime, vengeance, vigilantism, heroic mission ...
Place: taiwan, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Sword of Doom (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Through his unconscionable actions against others, a sociopathic samurai builds a trail of vendettas that follow him closely.
Style: bleak, stylized, tense, epic, serious ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, master warrior, psychopath, nihilism, vengeance, crimes, deadly, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, sword fight, opponent ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Wake of Death (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, South Africa
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Action superstar, Jean-Claude Van Damme (Universal Soldier, Street Fighter), is back and at his hard-hitting best as Ben Archer, an ex-mob enforcer seeking revenge against a ruthless Chinese kingpin responsible for his wife's brutal murder. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, murder, motorcycle chase, vengeance, tough heroes, crimes, deadly, heroes, rivalry, gangsters, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Zatoichi: The Blind Swordsman (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: This 26th film installment of the Zatoichi series sees Shintaro Katsu return to this classic role after a 10 year hiatus. The blind masseur Ichi gets caught between rival Yakuza clans.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, master warrior, adventure, gory, village, crime, swordsman, crimes, rivalry, gang, gangsters ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)
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, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, shaolin kung fu, shaolin, vengeance, monk, patriotism, master warrior, adventure, tragic hero, government, teachers and students ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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