Movies like Kung Fu Jungle

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Kung Fu Jungle (2014)
 6.4
 11K
Kung Fu Jungle (2014)
Original name: 一個人的武林
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
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: stylized, exciting, rough, suspenseful, fairy tale, brutal, breathtaking, unusual plot structure, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, serial killer, police investigation, lone hero, prison, good versus evil, character study, heroes, psychopath, master warrior, rivalry, law enforcement, murder, medieval, children, artist, hunting, family, talking animals, death, mythology, beautiful scenery, weapons ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, china, japan, tokyo, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and rough films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, fight, crimes, kung fu, violence and brutality mostly in Action, Crime and Thriller genres. Some movies like Kung Fu Jungle: Flash Point (2007), Special ID (2013), New Police Story (2004), Legendary Assassin (2008), The Raid (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 13K
Flash Point (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Detective Sergeant Ma Jun, known for dispensing his own brand of justice during arrests, teams up with an undercover cop, Wilson, to try and bring down three merciless Vietnamese brothers running a smuggling ring in the months before mainland ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, crimes, fighting crime, police investigation, gang, smuggling, rivalry, working undercover, kung fu, fight, vigilantism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: hong kong, asia
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100%
 5.5
 4K
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, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, gang, undercover, sniper, working undercover, tough law enforcer, taekwondo, mafia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
New Police Story (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Sent into a drunken tailspin when his entire unit is killed by a gang of thrill-seeking punks, disgraced Hong Kong police inspector Wing (Jackie Chan) needs help from his new rookie partner, with a troubled past of his own, to climb out of the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostage, gang, redemption, crimes, police, revenge, partner, undercover cop, rivalry, kung fu, haunted by the past ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Legendary Assassin (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An assassin who is fresh from his latest kill becomes stranded in an island, when he inadvertently befriends a female police officer. As the night progresses, the unspoken truth honored by the two sides of the law is broken. After the remains of a ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hitman, police investigation, mysterious character, on the run, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, gang, moral dilemma, friendship, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 204K
The Raid (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Indonesia, France, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Deep in the heart of Jakarta's slums lies an impenetrable safe house for the world's most dangerous killers and gangsters. Until now, the run-down apartment block has been considered untouchable to even the bravest of police. Cloaked under ...
Style: suspense, brutal, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, survival, swat team, fight, death, strong violent content, trapped, violence, deathtrap, warrior, gang, kung fu ...
Time: future, contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, indonesia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 2K
Undefeatable (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The film follows Kristi Jones (Cynthia Rothrock) who, along with her gang, take part in Mafia-run street fights to earn money for her sister's college education. Kristi's sister hopes to become a doctor and pay for Kristi's education.
Style: suspense, erotic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: serial killer, martial arts, streetfighting, revenge, rape, female martial artist, rape and revenge, woman with a gun, exploitation, erotica, murder, psychologist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 12K
SPL: Kill Zone (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Macao
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Chan, an articulate senior detective nearing the end of his career, is taking care of the daughter of a witness killed by ruthless crime lord Po. Martial arts expert Ma is set to take over as head of the crime unit, replacing Chan who wants an early ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, police investigation, drug lord, vengeance, police corruption, law enforcement, rivalry, dishonesty, kung fu, fight, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.8
 861
Heroic Duo (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Tough cop Ken Li (Cheng) is at the top of his game, but he's going to need some help to solve a grisly crime that the offender, a respected police officer, doesn't even remember committing. He seeks out Jack Lai (Lai), a former ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, chase, investigation, hypnosis, dishonesty, police investigation, crimes, undercover, frame up, haunted by the past, police corruption, memory loss ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 8K
14 Blades (2010)
Genre: Action, History, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China, Singapore
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Trained in clandestine combat from childhood, the Jinyiwei were masters of the 14 Blades; eight being for torture, five for killing, and the last blade reserved for suicide when a mission failed. An elite force of secret agents with a license to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, female killer, rebellion, emperor, dishonesty, rivalry, state affairs, wanted, medieval, ancient history, kung fu ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Streetfighter (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Terry is a tough mercenary and a master of martial arts. When an important business magnate dies, leaving billions to his daughter, the Mafia and Yakuza try to hire Terry to kidnap the daughter. When they refuse to meet his exorbitant price, then ...
Style: bloody, stylized, intense, talky, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, karate, fight, mafia, kidnapping, violence, exploitation, yakuza, samurai, vengeance, kung fu classic ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, hong kong, china, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 15K
Dragon (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A sinful martial arts expert wants to start a new tranquil life, only to be hunted by a determined detective and his former master.
Style: stylized, enigmatic, melancholic, surreal, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, investigation, kung fu, secrets, culture clash, violence, heroes, starting over, fight, village, buddy cop ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1917
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, gang, rivalry, kung fu, society, fight, graphic violence, master warrior, heroes, hopes, kurd ...
Time: 20th century
Place: shanghai, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.8
 73K
Cobra (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A tough-on-crime street cop must protect the only surviving witness to a strange murderous cult with far reaching plans.
Style: suspense, intense, melancholic, slasher, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: serial killer, gang, murder, crimes, police investigation, hostage, car, violence, tough cop, rivalry, car chase, resistance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
In the Line of Duty 4 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two detectives who are up to their necks in trouble and in each other's face, as they try to shut down a drug-trafficking scheme that could be connected with international ties to organized crime. But in the midst of their investigation, ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, gangsters, heroes, police detective, corrupt law enforcer, tough heroes, honest law enforcer, who to trust, cop witness relations, police corruption ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.0
 4K
Once a Cop (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: As a crime wave sweeps through Hong Kong, the police call Jessica Yang (Yeoh), a rising star in the ranks, to help stop a notorious gang of thieves! What Jessica doesn't realize is that her boyfriend - recently discharged from the force - is ...
Style: satirical, unusual plot structure, visually appealing, twists and turns, clever ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, female martial artist, police, crimes, police investigation, farce, violence, kung fu, gunfight, fight, distopia, writers ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.7
 629
Naked Soldier (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gorgeous lethal killer, brainwashed by the villain, makes a startling discovery in a mission to eliminate a person she can in no way imagine.
Style: rough, tense, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female assassin, martial arts, training camp, female killer, track down, crimes, rivalry, revenge, race against time, master criminal, heroes, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.0
 12K
Black Mask (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chui Chik tries to lead a quiet life as a librarian. However, he is really a former test subject for a highly secretive supersoldier project and the instructor of a special commando unit dubbed "701." The 701 squad is used for many ...
Style: intense, serious, exciting, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, kung fu, crimes, good versus evil, one man army, martial artist, heroes, secret identity, police, fistfight, undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Mask of the Ninja (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a heavily wooded private estate in the Malibu Hills, towering above the tumbling Pacific, millionaire CEO Kenji Takeo and his daughter, Miko, prepare for the arrival from Japan of Takeo's wife, Kumiko. But the calm of Solstice Canyon is ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, undercover, adventure, police investigation, rivalry, vengeance, gangsters, curses spells and rituals, law enforcement, ghost, murder, ninja ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 7.5
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Iron Monkey (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Iron Monkey is a Hong Kong variation of Robin Hood. Corrupt officials of a Chinese village are robbed by a masked bandit known as "Iron Monkey", named after a benevolent deity. When all else fails, the Governor forces a traveling physician ...
Style: stylized, funny, entertaining, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, violence, robin hood, monk, secret identity, medieval, martial artist, masked vigilante, kung fu fighting, poisoned ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, tokyo, japan, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 957
Tiger Cage 2 (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Donnie Yen Chi-Tan, a hair-trigger cop, goes on the lam with Rosamund Kwan Chi-Lum, a prim lawyer, after they witness a botched robbery attempt. The police think they're the perpetrators, while the real crooks (including Mortal Kombat star ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, lawyer, murder, police detective, disorder, heist, frame up, wrongfully committed, wooing, mistaken identity ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.9
 27K
The Big Boss (1971)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chen is a city boy who moves with his cousins to work at an ice factory. He does this with a family promise never to get involved in any fight. However, when members of his family begin disappearing after meeting the management of the factory, the ...
Style: stylized, brutal, harsh, sexy, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, factory, master warrior, smuggling, fight, brutality, revenge, drugs, gang, fight scenes, drug smuggling ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: china, thailand, tokyo, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.4
 1K
Kill 'em All (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Captured international assassins are locked up inside a high-tech bunker known as the Killing Chamber. To break out of this concrete hell they must duel each other, fight deadly ninjas and battle against gangs of masked maniacs. And... if they ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, survival, rivalry, mortal combat, battles, captivity, brutality, violence, fight to the death, tough heroes, female fighter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Enter the Dragon (1973)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A martial artist agrees to spy on a reclusive crime lord using his invitation to a tournament there as cover.
Style: tense, suspense, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, shaolin, master warrior, martial arts tournament, lone hero, revenge, island, fight, tough heroes, shaolin monk, one against many ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, usa, los angeles, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.1
 20K
Police Story 2 (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Hong Kong super-cop must stop a group of blackmailing bombers at the same time that the villains of the first Police Story are out for revenge.
Style: humorous, stylized, intense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, police officer, police investigation, investigation, violence, gang, police station, police detective, partners against crime, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, tokyo, usa, los angeles, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Fatal Contact (2006)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A young man learns the fighting techniques of Sanda from a coach. The two become best friends as the young man prepares to enter an underground tournament, competing against some of the top fighters of the world.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic
Plot: martial arts, fight, kung fu, ambition, heroes, adventure, street fighter, contests and competitions, athlete's life, rivalry, crime boss, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Invisible Target (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Three cops team up to bring down a criminal gang of seven, who have their own hidden agenda.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vigilantism, partners against crime, chase, hostage, car chase, heist, criminal heroes, gang, fighting crime, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Ong-Bak: The Thai Warrior (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Thailand, France, Hong Kong
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: intense, stylized, brutal, humorous, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, muay thai, fight, wrestler, gangsters, thief, tough guy, destiny, one man army, adventure, kung fu, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: thailand, tokyo, hong kong, asia, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 19K
Death Warrant (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Canadian policeman Louis Burke is assigned in a jail to investigate in some murders of prisoners and jailors. When in jail, Lois, using his outstandings martial arts is able to save his life and make himself respected in that violent world. At ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: prison, martial arts, investigation, murder, undercover cop, serial killer, surveillance, undercover, police investigation, brutality, deception, prisoner ...
Time: 80s, 90s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Badges of Fury (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a spate of eerie murders erupts across HK two troub/emaking cops are assigned to the case. Young maverick Wang and grizzled vet Huang who is fed up with his reckless younger partner always landing them in hot water. Reaching a dead end after ...
Style: rough, semi serious, exciting, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, police investigation, partners against crime, rivalry, partners, disorder, law enforcement, martial arts, fight, investigation, renegade, graphic violence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.7
 533
Black Ransom (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A powerful triad boss has been kidnapped, and the new police superintendent Koo (Fala Chen) decides to recruit the help of Mann (Simon Yam), a former supercop who has since been relegated to back-up duty. Mann has his work cut out for him when he ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, crimes, police investigation, rivalry, law enforcement, confined, murder, vengeance, blackmail, police brutality, hostage, abduction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%