Movies and TV shows like Kung Fu

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Kung Fu (1972)
 7.7
 5K
Kung Fu (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, gloomy, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, old west, heroes, on the run, kung fu, monk, adventure, crimes, on the road, loner, graphic violence, good versus evil, track down, master warrior, chases and races, wisdom of life, escapades, lone wolves, rivalry, fish out of water, righting the wronged, shaolin monk, demon, fight, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, new mexico

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Most similar movies to Kung Fu

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and rough films and TV series with plots about heroes, crimes, rivalry, gun, cowboy, old west and gunfight mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Kung Fu: Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (1993), Kung Fu: The Movie (1986), Streets of Laredo (1995), Walker, Texas Ranger (1993), Lone Wolf McQuade (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Kung Fu: The Legend Continues is a spin-off of the 1972–1975 television series Kung Fu. David Carradine and Chris Potter starred as a father and son trained in kung fu - Carradine playing a Shaolin monk, Potter a police detective. This series ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, kung fu, parents and children, reunion, monk, wisdom of life, escapades, rivalry, law enforcement, graphic violence ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kung Fu: The Movie (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In his travels, Caine meets up with an old man who has several surprises for him. The first being the destruction of the Shaolin order, the second being that the man is the father of the Emperor's nephew whom he killed in China, and the third ...
Style: serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, undercover, danger, gangsters, clergy, adventure, gang, working undercover, vigilantism, legends and myths, track down ...
Time: 80s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Streets of Laredo (1995)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
Story: Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle. Joined by his old compadre Pea Eye, it ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, atmospheric, rough
Plot: bounty hunter, manhunt, track down, crimes, haunted by the past, on the road, escapades, heroes, deadly, rivalry, gang of outlaws, cowboy and outlaw ...
Time: 90s, 1890s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Walker, Texas Ranger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Walker, Texas Ranger is an American television action crime drama series created by Leslie Greif and Paul Haggis, both starring Chuck Norris as a member of the Texas Ranger Division. The show aired on CBS in the spring of 1993, with the first season ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, martial artist, martial arts, district attorney, heroes, crime, law enforcement, good versus evil, partners against crime, police investigation, crimes, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 2000s
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lone Wolf McQuade (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The archetypical renegade Texas Ranger wages war against a drug kingpin with automatic weapons, his wits and martial arts after a gun battle leaves his partner dead. All of this inevitably culminates a martial arts showdown between the drug lord and ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, texas ranger, fbi, vengeance, one man army, law enforcement, crimes, tough law enforcer, gang, lone wolves, fighting crime, confined ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.6
 1K
The Master (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Master is a ninja-themed action-adventure TV series created by Michael Sloan which aired on NBC. The show focuses on the adventures of John Peter McAllister, an aging ninja master, and his young pupil, Max Keller. Most episodes focus on the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, ninja, graphic violence, teaching the ways of the world, track down, teachers and students, adventure, chases and races, escapades, power relations ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.2
 601
Prairie Fever (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of women contracted a strange fever and a former sheriff is responsible for taking them to the hospital in the nearest town, but in their way they will encounter a gang of murderers. His only hope is a woman whose beauty is matched only by ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: old west, on the run, love and romance, criminal heroes, woman in danger, tough heroes, chases and races, unlikely couple, lone wolves, danger, cowboys and outlaws, gunfight ...
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 929
Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story follows a stagecoach ride through Old West Apache territory. On board are a cavalry man's pregnant wife, a prostitute with a broken heart, a Marshal taking in his prisoner Johnny Ringo, a crooked gambler, and the infamous Doc Holliday
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pregnancy, old west, desert, prostitute, heroes, stagecoach, partners, chases and races, escapades, crimes, society, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, new mexico, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Once Upon a Time in China and America (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Western
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: So goes to the U.S. to open a martial arts school. Around this time, many Chinese people were sold off to U.S. railroad companies, and were brutally treated by the Americans under the harsh working conditions. Thus, the American workers' hatred ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, kung fu, kung fu classic, rescue, adventure, danger, memory loss, fish out of water, rivalry, fighting crime, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: california, asia, hong kong, san francisco, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.5
 294
Joshua (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A black soldier returns from fighting for the Union in the Civil War only to find out that his mother has been murdered by a gang of white thugs. He becomes a bounty hunter, determined to track down and kill the men who killed his mother.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, tough girl, old west, vengeance, vigilantism, kidnapping, good versus evil, lone wolves, rivalry, deadly, crimes, confined ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.5
 174
Gunslingers (2014)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Story: American Heroes Channel's new series Gunslingers reveals the infamous tales of survival and courage from the Wild West. Exposing little-known facts about America’s first villains and heroes, the six-part series features the stories of Wyatt ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, law enforcement, criminal heroes, heroes, crimes, track down, chases and races, reenactment, gunslinger, tough law enforcer, territory ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.4
 42K
True Grit (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The murder of her father sends a teenage tomboy, Mattie Ross (Kim Darby), on a mission of "justice", which involves avenging her father's death. She recruits a tough old marshal, "Rooster" Cogburn (John Wayne), because he ...
Style: stylized, exciting, harsh, suspense, serious ...
Plot: cowboy, manhunt, bounty hunter, adventure, murder, hanging, vengeance, odd couple, partners, wanted, track down, ambition ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 70s, 1930s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Heaven with a Gun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Glenn Ford plays Jim Killian, a preacher who arrives in a town divided between cattlemen and sheep herders. But Killian isn't just any preacher. He is a former fast gun who has set upon a different path.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: old west, small town, gunslinger, graphic violence, heroes, starting over, danger, going straight, crimes, rivalry, society, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 2.4
 970
Gang of Roses (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the 1800's, the town of Flat ridge is over run by a band of outlaws looking for lost treasure said to be buried somewhere in town. In their quest for dominance, the outlaws kill Sally, a whore who happens to be the sister of Rachel and a ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, violence, criminal's revenge, adventure, good versus evil, gang, vigilantism, dishonesty, heroes, vengeance, crimes, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Comanche Moon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: Comanche Moon, the prequel to McMurtry's bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "Lonesome Dove follows Texas Rangers Augustus "Gus" McCrae (Zahn) and Woodrow F. Call (Urban), now in their middle years, as they continue to ...
Style: captivating, tense, sincere, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: native americans, old west, texas ranger, friendship, danger, partners, rivalry, escapades, crimes, daring rescue, adventure, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1860s, 1850s, victorian era
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Quigley Down Under (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: American Matt Quigley answers Australian land baron Elliott Marston's ad for a sharpshooter to kill the dingoes on his property. But when Quigley finds out that Marston's real target is the aborigines, Quigley hits the road. Now, even ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genocide, australian, vigilantism, fish out of water, vengeance, against the odds, old west, crimes, dishonesty, partners, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, wyoming, pacific ocean, texas, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 34K
Hang 'Em High (1968)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Marshall Jed Cooper survives a hanging, vowing revenge on the lynch mob that left him dangling. To carry out his oath for vengeance, he returns to his former job as a lawman. Before long, he's caught up with the nine men on his hit list and ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hanging, vigilantism, pardon, heroes, old west, small town, judge, lynching, marshal, widow, crimes, death penalty ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: oklahoma, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.2
 2K
The Way West (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the mid-19th century, Senator William J. Tadlock leads a group of settlers overland in a quest to start a new settlement in the Western US. Tadlock is a highly principled and demanding taskmaster who is as hard on himself as he is on those who ...
Style: captivating, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, against the odds, adventure, obnoxious boss, rivalry, americana, on the road, fish out of water, culture clash, father son relationship, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: missouri, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 8.7
 20K
Lonesome Dove (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 384 min.
Story: Lonesome Dove is a Western television miniseries based on Larry McMurtry's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name. Starring Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones, Lonesome Dove was originally broadcast by CBS on February 5, 1989, drawing a ...
Style: realistic, epic, touching, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: old west, hanging, on the road, texas ranger, obsessive quest, gunfight, friendship, adventure, widow widower, retired, dams cliffs canyons and bridges, rape ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: montana, nebraska, texas, usa, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, americana, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, partners, society, criminal heroes, heroes, brutality, showdown ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Retrieval (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the outskirts of the Civil War, a boy is sent north by a bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: american civil war, moral dilemma, danger, bounty hunter, slavery, civil war, foe turned friend, survival, racism, track down, escapades, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Wyatt Earp's Revenge (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp is approached by a journalist for an interview about how he became a famous sheriff. Earp told the story of how he was a fearless U.S. Marshall. If 27-year old Wyatt Earp comes out that his first girlfriend Dora Hand was murdered. ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: old west, vengeance, track down, vigilantism, partners, rivalry, crimes, cowboy, gunfight, murder, graphic violence, renegades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Wild Wild West (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Wild Wild West is an American television series that ran on CBS for four seasons from September 17, 1965 to April 4, 1969. Two television movies were made with the original cast in 1979 and 1980, and the series was adapted for a motion picture ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, secret agents, gadget, secret agent, spy, undercover, old west, partners, escapades, adventure, working undercover, partners against crime ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, tucson arizona, new mexico, arizona, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 6.9
 4K
Purgatory (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An outlaw band flees a posse and rides into Refuge, a small town where no one carries a gun, drinks, or swears. The town is actually Purgatory, and the peaceful inhabitants are all famous dead outlaws and criminals such as Doc Holiday and Wild Bill ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, afterlife, old west, heroes, supernatural, gang, adventure, on the run, rivalry, chases and races, righting the wronged, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, new mexico, texas, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 13K
The Cowboys (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: When his cattlemen abandon him for the gold fields, rancher Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his cowboys in order to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job ...
Style: serious, captivating, harsh, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: desert, vengeance, cattle drive, cattle, rancher, buddies, on the road, gold, crimes, gunfight, teenage boy, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 6K
Klondike (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 274 min.
Story: The story centers on the friendship of two adventurers, Bill Haskell and Byron Epstein, as they travel west during the Klondike Gold Rush. Along the way they "must navigate harsh conditions, unpredictable weather and desperate, dangerous ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold rush, adventure, crimes, adventurer, greed, friendship, gold, wilderness, escapades, intrigue, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Return of Sabata (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Master gunslinger Sabata arrives in Hobsonville, a town completely owned by McIntock, a robber baron who is taxing the inhabitants for the cost of future improvements to the town. Or that's what McIntock says he'll do with the money...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, heroes, small town, anti hero, old west, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, lone wolves, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Rooster Cogburn (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a band of drunken thugs overruns a small Indian Nation town, killing Minister Goodnight and raping the women folk, Eula Goodnight enlists the aid of Marshal Cogburn to hunt them down and bring her father's killers to justice.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: grudge, murder, battle of the sexes, battle, rape, gunslinger, battles, gang, mountain, on the road, track down, verbal byplay ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 70s
Place: usa, oregon, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Mountain Men (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story concerns two grizzled mountain men -- Bill Tyler and Henry Frapp -- during the dying days of the fur-trapping era. The plot begins when Running Moon runs away from her abusive husband Heavy Eagle and comes across the two seedy fur ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, heroes, wilderness, battles, native american, vigilantism, frontier, frontier justice, mountain, treasure hunt, americana, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.1
 2K
Killer Women (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Of all the notorious lawmen that ever patrolled the violent frontier, none are more storied than ballsy and badass Molly Parker, one of the first women to join the Texas Rangers.
Style: exciting, sexy, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, fighting crime, heroes, tough law enforcer, crime investigation, crimes, track down, female killer, chases and races, price of justice, honest law enforcer, tough heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%