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: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, stylized, breathtaking, brutal, melancholic, absurd, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: debt, martial arts, yakuza, autism, martial arts school, vengeance, gangsters, crimes, parents and children, exile, mentally challenged, danger, family problems, the underworld, rage, deadly, rivalry, financial problem, treatment, righting the wronged, gang, mob, kung fu, sword fight, chocolate ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 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, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about rivalry, martial arts, crimes, violence, vengeance, heroes and blood mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Chocolate: Muay Thai Fighter (2007), Raging Phoenix (2009), Ong-bak 3 (2010), The Protector (2005), Kung Fu Killer (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, friendship, crimes, athlete's life, rivalry, urban, betrayal, one man army, friends, contests and competitions, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 70s, contemporary, 80s
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, gang, kidnapping, vengeance, righting the wronged, rivalry, down on your luck, drugs/alcohol, confined, woman in danger, danger, partners ...
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: stylized, talky, clever, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, blood, violence, drifter, kung fu, duel, sword fight, villain, yakuza, martial artist, decapitation ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, village, supernatural ability, deadly, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, reincarnation, imaginary, master warrior, destiny, supernatural ...
Time: 15th century, ancient history
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, power struggle, one man army, robbery, elephant, gangsters, life is a bitch, crime, chases and races, fist fighting, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia, asia, sydney australia, thailand, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, kung fu, police investigation, rivalry, heroes, deadly, psychopath, master warrior, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia, china, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: stylized, bleak, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mafia, revenge, gangsters, mob boss, one man army, stabbing, buried alive, crime, tough heroes, rules and policies, violence spree, dishonor among criminals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 28K
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: twists and turns, serious, sincere, sentimental, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, one man army, destiny, vengeance, obsessive quest, danger, master warrior, hopes, escapades, fight back, crimes ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: thailand, asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, race against time, martial arts, adventure, hostages, escapades, tough law enforcer, tough heroes, danger, terrorism, heroes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 880
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, exciting, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tough heroes, sport team, twins, nihilism, ambition, vengeance, contests and competitions, life is a bitch, track down, uncover truth, rivalry, urban ghetto ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 590
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, rivalry, danger, drug dealing, crime, crimes, chases and races, working undercover, law enforcement, deadly, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.5
 153
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, frame up, gang, investigation, rivalry, righting the wronged, crime, family life, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fist fighting, martial arts, tournament, prison fight, fight, newcomer, drifter, gangsters, prison, master warrior, mysterious character, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, manhunt, ninja, good versus evil, terrorism, vengeance, island, rivalry, kidnapping, heroes, deadly, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, japan, asia, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family problems, rivalry, criminal heroes, crimes, siblings relations, family relations, gangsters, dishonesty, gang, vengeance, black market, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 33K
Man of Tai Chi (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, one on one, tai chi, ambition, rivalry, heroes, opponent, contests and competitions, crimes, once in a lifetime opportunity, tough heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, hong kong, beijing china, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, anger, thief, robbery, destruction, bet, danger, running, sadism, gangsters, theft ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: thailand, asia, bangkok thailand, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 472
Bounty Tracker (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Almost the whole staff of a tax consultant office is slayed by a team of professional killers, only Paul Damone can escape. He didn't know that his partner used to wash gangster Louis Sarazin's money and had to testify as chief witness ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: usa, boston
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Russian Specialist (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A Russian ex-hit man is called back to Russia for one last job. This time against his former employees, the Russian mob.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, one man army, heroes, tough heroes, crimes, danger, deadly, gangsters, gang, kidnapping, prostitute, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, anti heroes, heroic mission, wartime life, fighting crime, heroes, deadly, school, rivalry, tough heroes ...
Place: taiwan, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: rough, exciting, captivating, tense, stylized ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, crimes, master warrior, escapades, adventure, crime, lone wolves, rivalry, gory, heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.1
 305
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, assassination, lone wolves, wrongfully committed, secret agents, chases and races, battle zone, danger, vengeance, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, england, europe, asia, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Man from Nowhere (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 119 min.
Story: His only friend called him 'the man from nowhere'... Taesik, a former special agent becomes a loner after losing his wife in a miserable accident and lives a bitter life running a pawnshop. He only has a few customers and a friend named ...
Style: serious, emotional, brutal, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, kidnapping, martial arts, gang, drug lord, missing child, daring rescue, fist fighting, lone hero, crimes, master warrior, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, south korea, seoul
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, self defense, crimes, master warrior, vigilantism, one man army, rivalry, gang, tough heroes, righting the wronged, vengeance ...
Time: 1900s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, motorcycle chase, murder, revenge, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, deadly, heroes, gangsters, mortal combat, danger, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, aikido, sword fight, righting the wronged, danger, redemption, heist, vigilantism, vengeance, supernatural ability, track down ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Sword of Doom (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Through his unconscionable actions against others, a sociopathic samurai builds a trail of vendettas that follow him closely.
Style: bleak, stylized, tense, rough, epic ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, nihilism, psychopath, master warrior, vengeance, deadly, opponent, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, atrocity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Nowhere to Hide (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Over the next 72 days, Detective Woo will push his skills to the limits and his team of cops to the edge as they conduct a manhunt for an elusive criminal. Woo takes the law into his own hands as the hunt becomes personal, and as his target may get ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, danger, law enforcement, undercover, chases and races, rivalry, vengeance, wooing, partners, criminal's revenge, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: south korea, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, sword fight, blood, drifter, decapitation, female ninja, blood splatter, ronin, martial artist, master warrior, lone wolves ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: stylized, rough, realistic, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, tragic hero, vengeance, kung fu, redemption, brutality, revenge, hanging, racism, honor, nunchaku ...
Time: 1910s, 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia, china, shanghai, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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