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Death Duel (1977)
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Death Duel (1977)
Original name: 三少爺的劍
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This martial arts spectacular showcases 20-year-old Erh Tung-sheng (a.k.a. Derek Yee). Even Variety noted: "Erh's charismatic screen presence should take him to superstardom like his older brother, David Chiang." The prediction proved correct, and his performance as ace swordsman Third Master is just what any producer would want. He fights evil, saves damsels in distress (including a kindhearted prostitute played by Chow Yun-fat's first wife, Yu An-an), and duels rival swordsmen to the, well, death.
Plot: martial arts, love, kung fu, violence, sword fight, duel, fatalism, social class, incognito, body count

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out twists and turns, serious, realistic and romanticism films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, violence, fight, kung fu classic, sword fight and fistfight mostly in Action, Drama and Mystery genres. Some movies like Death Duel: Heroes Shed No Tears (1980), The Clutch of Power (1977), The Invincible Eight (1971), The Duel of the Century (1981), Killer Clans (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Heroes Shed No Tears (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his lengthy training nears completion, expert swordsman Kao is entrusted with an unusual mission by his elderly master. The task involves taking the fabled 'Teardrop Sword' down into the martial world and solving the petty squabbles ...
Style: romanticism
Plot: martial arts, fencing, opium, hanged by the neck, unrequited love, campfire, violence, fight, hanging, jumping, spear, kung fu ...
Place: ancient china
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95%
The Clutch of Power (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A rogue swordsman known as "Soul of the Sword" kills the father of a young Kung Fu expert, who teams up with a Drunken Monk to put an end to Soul of the Sword’s reign of terror, and thwart the Mongol invasion.
Plot: duel, revenge, martial artist, martial arts, sword fight, kung fu, kung fu classic
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86%
The Invincible Eight (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyday when General Xiao and his men ride through the Imperial City, inhabitants have to scatter around in order to keep out of their path. One day when Lei plans to assassinate Xiao but gets hurt, another three fighters He, Jiao and Feng come out ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, revenge, whip, violence, swordsman, female martial artist
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Duel of the Century (1981)
Genre: Action, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This mystery-tinged 'Martial Arts World' epic was one of director Chu Yuan and novelist Ku Lung's last together for the Shaw Studios, but it's another action-filled winner. Liu Yung and Sun Chien (the Korean kicking ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, plot twist, sabotage, whodunit, false identity, death, violence, blood
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Killer Clans (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: As two rival clans vie for dominance in a martial world where loyalty and honor can be bought and friends become enemies, a peerless swordsman (Chung Wa) discovers that the only thing truly worth fighting for is love.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, twists and turns
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, dishonesty, assassination attempt, gangsters, crimes, rivalry, deadly, love and romance, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), right hand man ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
All Men Are Brothers (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: "All Men Are Brothers" is the sequel to "Water Margin" a.k.a. "Seven Blows of the Dragon" from 1972. At the beginning of "All Men Are Brothers", we learn that the emperor forgives the 108 Liangshan rebels ...
Plot: sword fight, kung fu, martial arts, gore, blood splatter, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Kung Fu Queen (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fan Kao-to is a worker who had enough of corruption in Shanghai. He tries to crush the organization alone. An attempt has been made before but ended up with the big Axe Gang, several of their brands in the man. The man's sister arrives in ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kickboxing, revenge, fight, female martial artist
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Himalayan (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: The Tseng family is one of the most noble and respected clans in a small village in Tibet. The patriarch of the Tseng family wants to marry off his daughter Ching Lan into the Kao clan. However, the cunning and deceitful eldest brother Kao Chu only ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fighting style, warrior, violence, kung fu master, martial artist, stylized violence, tough guy, duel, fistfight, showdown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Black Dragon's Revenge (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three rival gangs embark on a search for Bruce Lee's handwritten "finger fighting " manual.
Plot: martial arts, exploitation, bruce lee, investigation, city, fight, kung fu, violence, revenge
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Treasure of Bruce Le (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In "Treasure of Bruce Le," a Samurai steals the Kung Fu secrets of the Shaolin Buddhists. Now Bruce must fight the powerful Samurai for control.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, treasure, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Fist of Unicorn (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Unicorn travels to a village troubled by gangsters in search of revenge for the murder of his parents years before. The task is made more complicated when he befriends a middle-aged woman and her son who begin to admire and depend on him.
Plot: martial arts, beaten to death, duel, fistfight, asian man, punched in the stomach, punched in the face, dojo, kung fu, heroic bloodshed, chinese, jeet kune do ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Kung Fu Fever (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Taiwan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A training manual supposed used by Bruce Lee himself has mysteriously disappeared and is highly sought after by good and evil alike.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, fistfight, kung fu master, martial artist, martial art, hand to hand combat, duel, fighting style, kung fu classic, violence, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Magnificent Ruffians (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Venom regulars Philip Kwok, Chiang Sheng, and Sun Chien star as a gang of unemployed martial artists who spend their days stuffing their faces at local restaurants and letting the staff beat them up instead of paying the bill. Their fortunes appear ...
Plot: martial arts, suicide, framed for murder, kung fu, double suicide, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Sword of Swords (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A noble swordsman fights to recover the magical blade that has protected his country for centuries after being blinded and betrayed by a ruthless villain. A cunning killer has blinded the brave warrior chosen to defend his country with an enchanted ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword, blood, revenge, violence, sword fight, betrayal, fencing, tragedy
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Trilogy of Swordsmanship (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: 3 martial arts directors united for this unique anthology film. Yueh Feng writes and directs a clever love-and-kung-fu triangle, Cheng Kang both writes and directs kung-fu courtesans battling brigands, and the ""godfather of the kung-fu ...
Style: anthology
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, ambush, chivalry, women's rights, outlaw, violence, heroism, arranged marriage, rebellion, criminal, con men ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Shaolin Handlock (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As an expert of the 'Cross fists' technique, a reclusive kung fu master Li Pai perfects a lethal maneuver called the 'Shaolin Handlock' while an old wolf-in-sheep's-clothing friend Fang Yun-piao pays the unwitting Li a ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, revenge, murder, kung fu master, kept woman, strangulation, choke hold, somersault, undercover, motorcycle, violence
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Dragon Lee Vs. The 5 Brothers (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dragon Lee takes on five warriors who were sent by the emperor to discover who's behind the rebels plotting his downfall.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, brutality, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting, duel, warrior, roundhouse kick, martial artist, hapkido, fistfight, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
New Shaolin Boxers (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Esteemed martial arts movie master Chang Cheh cemented the stardom of soon-to-be international favorite Alexander Fu Sheng in this film. Rather than making him just part of the protagonists - as he had in his trilogy (Shaolin Martial Arts, Five ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, hypocrisy, teacher student relationship, fedora, suitcase, martyr, republican era china
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Invincible Kung Fu Trio (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The film takes up the tale of Shaolin students Fong Si Yu and Hung Si Kwan (joined here by a third comrade, Lu Ka Chai) and their efforts to battle Ching oppressors. Their chief antagonist is the Abbot of Wutang who makes it his job to get rid of ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, kung fu fighting, hand to hand combat, kung fu classic, martial artist, shaolin, kung fu master, combat, master warrior, tyrant, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Secret Ninja, Roaring Tiger (1982)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dragon Kong, a victor of a millionaire's martial-arts contest, is about to begin the most dangerous mission of his life. For his prize, the millionaire's ravishing daughter Susan, has been stolen - kidnapped by a Ninja sect headed by Tiger ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Martial Club (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Wong Fei Hung (Gordon Liu) and his friend are constantly having contests to see who has the better martial arts skill. After getting in trouble with their fathers, Wong Fei Hung settles down and starts to train seriously, while his friend still ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, revenge, violence, death, school, fistfight, fight, jealousy, kung fu fighting, asian, culture clash ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
What Price Survival (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A duel between two master swordsmen for the hand of a beautiful young maiden leads to a 20-year-old grudge that proves deadly. One of the swordsmen’s, Pai Fukuo’s, son is kidnapped and raised by the rival swordsman, who tell him his real parents ...
Plot: kung fu, violence, martial arts, sword fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Fate of Lee Khan (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Chinese rebels battle Mongol warriors in a desert inn.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, gambling, innkeeper, dice, scheming, hotel
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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One Armed Swordsman Against Nine Killers (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Watch WANG YU as a one-armed savior battling the local goons in this martial arts classic. He has some rather amazing moves up his sleeve.
Plot: kung fu, sword fight, martial arts, revenge, suicide, poison, spear, temple, impalement, severed arm, brothel, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Dragon on Fire (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sammy is involved with gangsters to save his relative from a problem so he calls Dragon Hung from America to help him.
Style: cult film
Plot: karate, martial arts, brawl, fistfight, fight, hand to hand combat, kung fu, action violence, jeet kune do, violence, taekwondo, kung fu classic
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The 18 Amazones (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A ruthless Warlord from Manchuria builds a martial arts labyrinth that contains 18 martial art amazons, many try to enter but none leave, until Dragon Lee, seeking to avenge his father: his skills are good enough to defeat the 18 fighters and the ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu classic, karate, kung fu fighting, hand to hand combat, karate kick, brawl, karate chop, violence, jeet kune do, fight, asian man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
To Kill with Intrigue (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Young master Cao Le chases his pregnant girlfriend away from the family castle. He does it in order to save her from vicious bandits who are going to murder his family.
Style: surreal, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fall in love, vengeance, pregnancy, heroes, rivalry, deadly, crimes, intrigue, gang, leadership ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Flying Dagger (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Yu family earn the ire of the Green Dragon clan when the daughter (Cheng Pei-Pei) kills the clan chief's son (a rapist and murderer). The Green Dragon chief wounds family head Yu Yuan with his flying daggers, and kills many others who try ...
Plot: martial arts, blood, loyalty, sacrifice, rape, murder, revenge, violence, sword, knife throwing, marauder
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Prodigal Boxer: The Kick of Death (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: THE PRODIGAL BOXER features Chinese folk hero Fong Sai Yuk (aka Fong Si Yu), the subject of dozens of HK kung fu films. The role is played by Meng Fei as a callow, unschooled youth and wrongfully accused murderer. Two vicious masters of the local ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kung fu classic, boxing ring, boxer, combat, fistfight, kickboxing, boxing gloves, kickboxer, boxing
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sleepy Eyes of Death 2: Sword of Adventure (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Wandering samurai Nemuri Kyoshiro (Raizô Ichikawa) finds a bulls-eye on his back after befriending the shogunate's tightfisted financial adviser, Asahina, who's earned the wrath of the shogun's self-indulgent daughter for cutting off ...
Plot: assassin, bureaucrat, samurai, katana sword, violence, ninja, sword fight, martial arts
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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