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, shaolin kung fu, shaolin, kung fu classic, search ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Western
Italy, USA, Spain, West Germany
161 min.
 8.9
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 rivalry, crimes, heroes, violence, chases and races, adventure and escapades mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Kung Fu: The Fighter (1995), Quigley Down Under (1990), True Grit (1969), The Master Gunfighter (1975), Kung Fu: The Movie (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: one man army, martial arts, adventure, old west, good versus evil, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry, best friends, fighting style, kickboxing ...
Place: texas
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
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, captivating, realistic, 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, pacific ocean, wyoming, texas
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System:   94%
    User:   93%
 
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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, exciting, serious, captivating, realistic ...
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
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System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
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, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, old west, lone wolves, samurai, vigilantism, righting the wronged, criminal heroes, crimes, small western town, samurai sword, outlaw gang, street shootout ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   91%
    User:   83%
 
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, track down, small town, vengeance, vigilantism, heroic mission, working undercover, tough heroes, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china
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System:   85%
    User:   87%
 
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, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, vengeance, old west, tough heroes, adventure, desert, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, apache, native american, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   63%
 
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: atmospheric, serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, on the road, chases and races, track down, haunted by the past, crimes, deadly, child in peril, escapades, heroes, rivalry, dead boy ...
Time: 90s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   77%
 
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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, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fighting crime, master warrior, crime, parents and children, reunion, chases and races, crimes, kung fu, escapades, heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   62%
 
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, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, brutality, criminal heroes, gunfight, violent, adventure, good versus evil, fugitives, runaway, gangs, hunting ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, missouri, montana, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   75%
 
The Rare Breed
Genre: 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: on the road, good versus evil, adventure, fish out of water, adventurer, whistling, romance, buddies, lone wolves, track down, cattle, frontier justice ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe, texas, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   51%
 
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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, track down, old west, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1800s, 1870s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   60%
 
 5.9
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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, rough, realistic
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:   57%
    User:   62%
 
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, rough, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, gory, countryside, monastery, daring rescue, old west, ship, kidnapping, righting the wronged, tough heroes, adventure, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   46%
 
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First Blood
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, vietnam war, police, violence, mentor, chase, survival, gunfight, revenge, torture, moral ambiguity, cancer ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: vietnam, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   54%
 
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, teachers and students, adventure, 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:   54%
    User:   44%
 
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, 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:   53%
    User:   53%
 
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, americana, farm, fugitives, countryside, gang, lone wolves, small town, track down, sociopath, sheriff, vengeance ...
Time: 60s
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   48%
 
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Rio Conchos
Genre: Action, Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two Army officers, an alcoholic ex-Confederate soldier and a womanizing Mexican travel to Mexico on a secret mission to prevent a megalomaniacal ex-Confederate colonel from selling a cache of stolen rifles to a band of murderous Apaches.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, partners against crime, adventure, soldier, arms dealing, working undercover, desert, chases and races, apache, bar shootout, mission, rifle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
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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, clever, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: gunfight, revenge, chase, verbal byplay, gang, on the road, poetry, indians, unlikely partners, old west, destiny, justice ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: oregon, usa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   42%
 
 6.0
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The Condor
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Luke, an escaped convict, and Jaroo, a loner gold prospector, team up with a band of Apache Indians in 19th century Mexico to capture a large, heavily armed fortress for the millions -- or billions -- of dollars in gold that are rumored to be stored ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gang, adventure, treasure hunt, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, escaped convict, apache, gold, rivalry, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   48%
 
 6.5
 27K
Young Guns II
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Only three of the original five "young guns" -- Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) -- return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the story of Billy the Kid and his ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: vengeance, betrayal, friendship, gangsters, gunfight, chase, criminal heroes, coming of age, old west, buddies, runaway, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1870s, 1950s
Place: mexico, arkansas, new mexico, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   38%
 
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3:10 to Yuma
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: realistic, psychological, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, race against time, heroic mission, morality, righting the wronged, chases and races, violence, civil war, justice, gang, chase, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, mine, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
Martial Arts of Shaolin
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, adventure, assassination attempt, palaces castles and temples, vengeance, tough heroes, heroes, soldier, rivalry, shaolin monk, shaolin kung fu ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   44%
 
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 2.3
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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: criminal's revenge, hip hop, old west, gang, lone wolves, adventure, track down, treasure hunt, vengeance, long brown hair, violence, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   48%
 
 5.9
 351
Hard Ground
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Billy Bucklin escapes while being transported to Yuma prison and plans to form an army of desperadoes to control the Mexican border...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, good versus evil, prison, old west, bounty hunter, fugitives, gang, hostages, lone wolves, reluctant partners, betrayal, chase ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   34%
 
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, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, anti heroes, adventure, soldier, obsessive quest, track down, violence spree, interracial relations, apache, cavalry, u.s. cavalry, massacre ...
Place: arizona, usa
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System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
The Wild Wild West
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, semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, old west, partners against crime, adventure, special agents, working undercover, escapades, undercover, heroes, secret agent, rivalry, master villain ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, mexico, arizona, new mexico
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System:   40%
    User:   36%
 
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100 Rifles
Genre: Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war against the Yaqui Indians. When Lyedecker attempts to intervene, he is ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gory, fugitives, old west, adventure, gang, bank, lone wolves, village, on the run, vigilantism, culture clash ...
Time: 60s, 1910s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, usa, phoenix arizona
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System:   40%
    User:   43%
 

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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, rough, realistic, suspenseful
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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: serious, rough, exciting, realistic
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System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
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