Movies and TV shows like Kung Fu

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Kung Fu
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, serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, on the road, lone wolves, adventure, old west, track down, crimes, on the run, kung fu, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, fish out of water, master warrior, monk, righting the wronged, chases and races, escapades, shaolin monk, wisdom of life, loner, man with no name, shaolin kung fu, shaolin, kung fu classic ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
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Lonesome Dove
Adventure, Drama, Western
USA
384 min.
 8.7
True Grit
Adventure, Drama, Western
USA
128 min.
 7.4
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Most similar movies to Kung Fu

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about heroes, rivalry, crimes, violence, pistol, escapades and old west mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Kung Fu: Kung Fu: The Movie (1986), The Master Gunfighter (1975), True Grit (1969), Streets of Laredo (1995), Quigley Down Under (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kung Fu: The Movie
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, adventure, tragic hero, small town, track down, vengeance, vigilantism, heroic mission, working undercover, tough heroes, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china
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System:   95%
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The Master Gunfighter
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Don Santiago (Richard Angarola) is a vicious man who helps provoke an Indian massacre that will allow him to steal the Indians' land and claim it as his own. However, his son-in-law, Finley (Tom Laughlin), is an expert hand with both guns and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
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Place: mexico
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    User:   66%
 
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True Grit
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, serious, exciting, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, murder, vengeance, revenge, justice, bounty hunter, verbal byplay, odd couple, gunfight, old west, unlikely partners, on the road ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   69%
 
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Streets of Laredo
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, atmospheric, realistic, rough, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, on the road, chases and races, track down, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, child in peril, escapades, heroes, rivalry, blind girl ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   56%
 
Quigley Down Under
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: serious, rough, realistic, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, chase, australian, genocide, vengeance, gunfight, desert, revenge, on the road, murder, british ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, london, wyoming, pacific ocean, texas
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System:   58%
    User:   56%
 
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fighting crime, crime, master warrior, parents and children, reunion, chases and races, crimes, kung fu, escapades, heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   50%
 
Guns for San Sebastian
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: France, Italy, Mexico, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Leon Alastray is an outlaw who has been given sanctuary by Father John, whom he then escorts to the village of San Sebastian. The village is deserted, with its cowardly residents hiding in the hills from Indians, who regularly attack the village and ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, old west, clergy, village, culture clash, escapades, adventure, heroes, hopes, outlaw, rivalry, social relations ...
Time: 18th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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System:   52%
    User:   57%
 
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The Fighter
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 1865. A young French officer, travelling the U.S. in search of the murderer of his best friend, gets involved in a struggle between poor farmers and a rich landowner. To help the farmers, he offers them his "Savate" (French kickboxing) ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: one man army, martial arts, adventure, good versus evil, old west, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry, best friends, kickboxing, fighting style ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
The Missouri Breaks
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Tom Logan is a horse thief. Rancher David Braxton has horses, and a daughter, worth stealing. But Braxton has just hired Lee Clayton, an infamous "regulator", to hunt down the horse thieves; one at a time.
Style: tense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, brutality, criminal heroes, gunfight, violent, good versus evil, adventure, fugitives, runaway, gangs, hunting ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, missouri, montana, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
Rooster Cogburn
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, semi serious, realistic, clever, exciting ...
Plot: gunfight, revenge, chase, gang, on the road, verbal byplay, poetry, indians, unlikely partners, old west, destiny, justice ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: oregon, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly goes in search of the people who put him there some 12 years ago -- Matt Dillon and Kitty Russell.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, old west, vengeance, heroes, small town, partners, adventure, rivalry, criminal heroes, americana, criminal's revenge, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   40%
 
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The Master
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, adventure, teachers and students, heroes, power relations, good versus evil, track down, ninja, teaching the ways of the world, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
 7.6
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True Grit
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. Marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, stylized, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gunfight, betrayal, justice, revenge, murder, young heroes, on the road, verbal byplay, old west, track down, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century, 1900s, 1800s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   46%
 
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Stagecoach
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: exciting, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, country, americana, on the road, old west, crimes, prostitute, self discovery, gambling, pregnancy, heist, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   35%
 
Buck and the Preacher
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A wagon master and a con-man preacher help freed slaves dogged by cheap-labor agents out West.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: buddies, on the road, old west, gang, human spirit, interracial relations, culture clash, discrimination, preacher, racism, injustice, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   47%
 
Django Strikes Again
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Former gunfighter Django has become a monk and abandoned his violent former ways. His daughter is kidnapped by rogue Hungarian soldiers using slave labor to run a silver mine. Django casts off his habit and digs up his machine gun to practice a ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: countryside, gory, lone wolves, monastery, daring rescue, ship, old west, kidnapping, righting the wronged, adventure, tough heroes, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   45%
 
The Retrieval
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: serious, tense, realistic, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: bounty hunter, american civil war, survival, track down, moral dilemma, danger, racism, chases and races, escapades, society, foe turned friend, whiskey ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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Keoma
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Half-breed Keoma returns to his border hometown after service in the Civil War and finds it under the control of Caldwell, an ex-Confederate raider, and his vicious gang of thugs. To make matters worse, Keoma's three half-brothers have joined ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, vengeance, old west, crimes, rivalry, gang, siblings relations, plague, righting the wronged, dishonesty, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   40%
 
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Ulzana's Raid
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Report reaches the US cavalry that the Apache leader Ulzana has left his reservation with a band of followers. A compassionate young officer, Lieutenant DeBuin, is given a small company to find him and bring him back; accompanying the troop is ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, anti heroes, soldier, adventure, obsessive quest, track down, violence spree, interracial relations, massacre, violence, pistol, cavalry ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   37%
 
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Joshua
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: serious, psychological, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, old west, rivalry, gang, lone wolves, good versus evil, tough girl, vengeance, vigilantism, kidnapping, confined, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   34%
 
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Prairie Fever
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy
Plot: old west, criminal heroes, small town, tough law enforcer, unlikely couple, woman in danger, chases and races, love and romance, lone wolves, dealing with death, on the run, tough heroes ...
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System:   39%
    User:   33%
 
Duel at Diablo
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While crossing the desert, a frontier scout, Jess Remsberg (Garner), rescues Ellen Grange (Andersson) from a pursuing band of Apaches, and returns her to her husband, Willard Grange (Weaver). He is contracted to act as a scout for an Army cavalry ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, vengeance, old west, adventure, tough heroes, desert, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, native american, apache, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   38%
 
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Gang of Roses
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: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hip hop, criminal's revenge, old west, gang, lone wolves, adventure, track down, treasure hunt, vengeance, long brown hair, violence, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   35%
 
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The North Star
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: UK, France, Italy, Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set during the Alaskan gold rush of the late 1800's. In his efforts to gain control of a small mining town, Sean McLennon is buying up every mining claim that becomes available, usually after the deaths of the previous owners at the hands of ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: adventurer, adventure, lone wolves, wilderness, daring rescue, survival, treasure hunt, gambling, crimes, danger, escapades, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   40%
 
The Mountain Men
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, adventure, moon, fugitives, wilderness, obsessive quest, mountain man, on the run, rescue, survival, frontier justice, frontier ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
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Firecreek
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A peace-loving, part-time sheriff in the small town of Firecreek must take a stand when a gang of vicious outlaws takes over his town.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, americana, farm, fugitives, countryside, gang, lone wolves, small town, track down, sheriff, sociopath, vengeance ...
Time: 60s
Place: missouri, usa
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System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
Incident at Phantom Hill
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a major shipment of gold has been stolen and buried in the desert. Only one man knows the whereabouts of gold and the army sends captain Matt Martin to arrest him and come back with the gold. Martin, his prisoner and a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, american civil war, bounty hunter, fugitives, gang, battle zone, treasure hunt, desert, lone wolves, vigilantism, gold, righting the wronged ...
Time: 1860s
Place: texas, usa
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System:   37%
    User:   41%
 
The Rare Breed
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband dies en route to America, Martha Price and her daughter Hilary are left to carry out his dream: the introduction of Hereford cattle into the American West. They enlist Sam "Bulldog" Burnett in their efforts to transport ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: good versus evil, on the road, adventure, fish out of water, adventurer, whistling, romance, buddies, lone wolves, track down, frontier justice, horse and wagon ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, texas, usa, st. louis missouri
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System:   36%
    User:   33%
 

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 7.6
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El Dorado
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, friendship, redemption, gunfight, chase, buddies, violence, old west, farm, righting the wronged, dialogue, drinking ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s
Place: usa, texas, california, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   30%
 
Aces 'N' Eights
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, small town, old west, small town life, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, rivalry, vengeance, criminal heroes, americana, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
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