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The Taking of Tiger Mountain (2014)
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The Taking of Tiger Mountain (2014)
Original name: 智取威虎山
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Based on the real life story of an incident in 1946 during the Chinese Civil War, the film involves a communist reconnaissance team soldier Yang Zirong who disguised himself as a bandit to infiltrate a local gang of bandits, eventually helping the main communist force to destroy the bandits. Based on the novel "Tracks in the Snowy Forest" by Qu Bo.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tiger, civil war, adventure, gang, crimes, undercover, escapades, working undercover, army, infiltration, mountain, village, prisoner, hunger, airplane, food, violence, snow, map, skiing, little boy, danger, climbing a tree
Time: 1940s, year 1946
Place: china, asia

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Most similar movies to The Taking of Tiger Mountain

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, realistic and stylized films with plots about heroes, danger, rivalry, adventure, martial arts, graphic violence and escapades mostly in Action, Adventure and History genres. Some movies like The Taking of Tiger Mountain: Special ID (2013), Assembly (2007), Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011), Dragon Inn (1992), Shadowless Sword (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Special ID (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A cop and his team of comrades go undercover in one of China's most ruthless underworld organizations to stop a gang leader, only to put themselves in great danger after being exposed one by one.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, working undercover, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, gang, undercover, tough law enforcer, sniper, law enforcer killer, taekwondo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
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Assembly (2007)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Follows a soldier trying to gain recognition for comrades who died in 1948, at a turning point in the civil war between the communists and the nationalist forces of the Kuomintang (KMT).
Style: tense, realistic, bleak, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: civil war, war, war crime, pow, battles, behind enemy lines, battle zone, soldier, post war, military, life is a bitch, military life ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1940s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Flying Swords of Dragon Gate picks up three years after the infamous Dragon Inn was burnt down in the desert when its innkeeper Jade vanished. A new gang of marauders had taken over - innkeepers by day and treasure hunters by night. The inn is the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, battles, mistress, heroes, rivalry, desert, escapades, treasure, eunuch, spy, emperor ...
Time: 15th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Dragon Inn (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Ming Dynasty, Tsao Sui Yan, the power-hungry and ruthless eunuch leader of East Chamber, craves his own kingdom. He intends on destroying the rebelling clans by using a traitorous secretary's children as bait. Ultimately, the two ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, dragon, adventure, rescue, rivalry, escapades, master warrior, crimes, good versus evil, heroic mission, battles, desert ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Better Tomorrow III: Love and Death in Saigon (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The year is 1974. A young Hong Kong Chinese, Mark (Chow Yun-Fat), travels to Saigon to make his fortune. There, he encounters a mysterious femme fatale, the lovely Kit. As he becomes more involved in her various underworld deals, a tragic romance ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, gang, rivalry, daring rescue, vengeance, master criminal, gangsters, crimes, friendship, love triangle, violence, death of father ...
Place: hong kong, vietnam, saigon
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56%
Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, rivalry, escapades, assassination, destiny, chase, hopes, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Saving General Yang (2013)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: When a rival nation sends troops to invade the Song Dynasty, the emperor sends general Yang Ye (Adam Cheng) to defend the nation. However, Yang's place in the court is shaky due to a feud with Pan Renmei caused by the accidental death of his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, epic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, save the kingdom, military, family relations, war, master warrior, martial arts, parents and children, siblings relations, graphic violence, soldier, heroes ...
Time: 10th century
Place: asia, ancient china
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Switch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In search of an ancient Chinese scroll, a Chinese agent battles against Japanese Yakuzas and British mercenaries.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, heroic mission, secret agents, undercover, secret identity, chase, rivalry, crimes, escapades, law enforcement, gangsters, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Eye in the Sky (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The head of an elite Hong Kong surveillance unit (Simon Yam) keeps one eye on his rookie apprentice (Kate Tsui) and the other on a notorious criminal (Tony Leung Ka Fai) he suspects of masterminding a recent jewel heist in this tense thriller from ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, undercover, fighting crime, police investigation, gang, heist, police detective, track down, law enforcement, crimes, working undercover, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Red Cliff (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: In 208 A.D., in the final days of the Han Dynasty, shrewd Prime Minster Cao convinced the fickle Emperor Han the only way to unite all of China was to declare war on the kingdoms of Xu in the west and East Wu in the south. Thus began a military ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, exciting, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: china, ancient china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A look at Genghis Khan's life, from his birth to conquests in Asia.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, epic, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, conquering, adventure, heroes, ambition, leadership, haunted by the past, escapades, rise to the top, rivalry, betrayal, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 12th century
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Red Cliff Part II (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The battle of Red Cliff continues and the alliance between Xu and East Wu is fracturing. With Cao Cao's massive forces on their doorstep, will the kingdoms of Xu and East Wu survive?
Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, saga, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, master warrior, chinese history, martial arts, war, historical event, military, battles, wartime life, leadership, historical character, life is a bitch ...
Place: china, ancient china, asia, hong kong, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An exiled detective is recruited to solve a series of mysterious deaths that threaten to delay the inauguration of Empress Wu.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Caravans (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Iran, USA
Duration: 127 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, epic ...
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Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1948
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Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 134 min.
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Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Three Kingdoms: Resurrection of the Dragon (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: China, South Korea, Hong Kong
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Story: The aging Zhao embarks on his final and greatest campaign, a road to adventure that will crown his name in glory for all time.
Style: exciting, realistic, atmospheric, serious, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Tai Chi Hero (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Chinese steampunk martial arts blockbuster about the early years of Tai chi master Yang Luchan, the man who founded in the 19th century what has now become the most popular Tai Chi style in the world. The second instalment of the "Tai Chi" ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, tense, offbeat
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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By the Will of Chingis Khan (2009)
Genre: History, War
Country: Mongolia, Russia, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three childhood friends. Three sworn brothers. One was initiated into the sacrament and grew up to be a great shaman. The other two followed the path of war and the nation recognised them as leaders. But only one of them was to become the ruler of ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting, thought provoking ...
Plot: genghis khan, military, leadership, battles, rise to the top, rivalry, heroes, adventure, ambition, escapades, war, historical character ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 13th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 103 min.
Story: When social unrest plagues a Kingdom in ancient China, the Imperial Court collects stockpiles of gold from local governments to expand the royal army. However, the gold is robbed while in transport. In a desperate move to retrieve the stolen ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, intense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: china, asia
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36%
Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A prequel to "Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame"
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, martial arts, empress, betrayal, police investigation, political conspiracy, tang dynasty, uncover truth, missing person, crimes, law enforcement, dishonesty ...
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34%
Once Upon a Time in Shanghai (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A laborer moves to Shanghai in the hope of becoming rich. But ends up using his kung fu skills to survive. Remake of The Boxer From Shantung.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, gang, rivalry, kung fu, society, master warrior, heroes, graphic violence, hopes, danger
Time: 20th century
Place: china, shanghai, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Deep Winter (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Maverick downhill racer, Tyler Crowe, reunites with best friend and renegade snowboarder, Mark Rider. It doesn't take long for the old friends to take on a new mission. Together they head to Alaska, where led by a veteran guide, the two attempt ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Star (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The film is based on the eponymous book by Emmanuil Kazakevich. In the summer of 1944 the Nazi Armies prepare a massive Tank Division named 'Viking" for the offensive on occupied Russian land. The Russian Army's special group of seven ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, bleak, rough ...
Plot: military, soldier, d day, battles, adventure, fall in love, war, world war two, russian, battlefield, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Skeleton Coast (1988)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A retired Army colonel attempts to rescue his imprisoned son in this action packed thriller. To save his CIA operative son from terrorists, Col. Smith (Ernest Borgnine) and a group of mercenaries head to war-torn Angola's Skeleton Coast, where ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, soldier, hostage, heroic mission, against the odds, military life, tough heroes, iron curtain, daring rescue, adventure, criminal heroes, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Zatoichi's Flashing Sword (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Blind masseur Zatoichi is nursed back to health by a young woman after he is shot by a gang member. Zatoichi, who had come to the village to repay a debt, now feels further indebted. He commits himself to use his amazing sword skills to help the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: samurai, graphic violence, rivalry, crimes, assassination attempt, one man army, confined, heroes, escapades, master warrior, gangsters, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Legend of Suriyothai (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Thailand
Duration: 142 min.
Story: During the 16th century, as Thailand contends with both a civil war and Burmese invasion, a beautiful princess rises up to help protect the glory of the Kingdom of Ayothaya. Based on the life of Queen Suriyothai.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
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Time: 16th century
Place: thailand, burma, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Last Tycoon (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Set in Shanghais Gangster era of the early 1900s, THE LAST TYCOON tells the tale of CHENG (Chow Yun-Fat), a young man who is set up by the chief of police (Sammo Hung) and must leave the life he knows and QIU (Monica Mok), the woman he loves, to ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, chinese mafia, mafia, love triangle, graphic violence, criminal heroes, gang, love ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, 90s
Place: china, asia, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Zatoichi's Spurting Blood Road (1967)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ichi is staying at an inn when a woman dies. Her dying wish is that Ichi take her son to his father, an artist living in a nearby town. After arriving in the town, Ichi finds out that the father has been forced by a local boss to create illegal ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Plot: samurai, katana, sword, village, working undercover, martial arts, confined, master warrior, one man army, gangsters, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Tsunami Warrior (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History
Country: Thailand
Duration: 154 min.
Story: As sea pirates threaten to invade their kingdoms, three queens of Langkasuka must band together to defend their lands and peoples.
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, pirate, battles, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, vengeance, master warrior, master villain, adventure, head of state, supernatural, magic ...
Time: 17th century
Place: asia, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Eastern Condors (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A motley group of Asian prisoners held in the US are given one chance for freedom. They are to go deep into Vietnam and destroy a secret depot of missles that the US left behind during the pull-out. The group, led by Lt. Lam and convict Tung, hook ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, military, war, military life, heroic mission, race against time, save the day, tough heroes, jungle, soldier, martial arts, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: vietnam, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%