Movies like On His Majesty's Secret Service

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On His Majesty's Secret Service (2009)
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On His Majesty's Secret Service (2009)
Original name: 大內密探靈靈狗
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, China
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Louis Koo plays 009, or translated literally from its aural pronunciation, double-O Dog. He's one of 12 special Royal Bodyguards of a simpleton Emperor (Liu Yiwei) who named these 12 guards after the Chinese Zodiac, hence 9 translated to Dog. Unlike his peers, Dog is a scientist, and relies pretty much on his brains and fantastical gadgets to protect his Majesty from evil ninja assassins.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, not serious
Plot: martial arts, empress, farce, parody, inventions and discoveries, assassination attempt, escapades, disorder, goofy hero, save the day, silly humor, royal family, princess, inventor, betrayal, emperor, security guard, chinese emperor, contest, absurd humor, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, eunuch
Place: china, asia, ancient china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, realistic and not serious films with plots about martial arts, farce, heroes, rivalry, disorder, silly humor and crimes mostly in Comedy, Action and Crime genres. Some movies like On His Majesty's Secret Service: Royal Tramp (1992), Iron Fingers of Death (1982), Torrente 5 (2014), The Legend of Drunken Master (1994), This Girl Is Bad-Ass!! (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Royal Tramp (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of Wilson Bond, a pimp who after saving Chan, the leader of the Heaven and Earth society, a revolutionary group, is made a member. After a botched first assignment for the group, he is made a servant to the Prince, the very person the ...
Style: stylized, epic, humorous, offbeat, not serious
Audience: teens
Plot: eunuch, martial arts, cons and scams, parody, master and servant, state affairs, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, silly humor, farce, power relations ...
Place: asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Iron Fingers of Death (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two princes are seperated by birth. One is raised by the Prime Minister. The other is raised by three mad Shaolin Monks. They both learn kung-fu. When they are 23, they meet and combine there forces to defeat the evil 9th Prince.
Style: rough, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master villain, good versus evil, escapades, master warrior, graphic violence, mortal combat, palaces castles and temples, aerial combats, forceful separation, vengeance, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Mad Mission 3: Our Man from Bond Street (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A master thief is duped by lookalikes for James Bond and the Queen of England into stealing a valuable gem from a heavily guarded location then must help the police recover it.
Style: humorous, realistic, not serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: reluctant partners, master criminal, odd couple, goofy hero, crimes, chase, secret agents, crime, partners, unlikely partners, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Aces Go Places IV: You Never Die Twice (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, New Zealand
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Baldy and King Kong shuttle between New Zealand and Hong Kong to recover a hi-tech prism that can impart superhuman powers.
Style: not serious, exciting, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, law enforcement, babies and infants, martial arts, odd couple, criminal heroes, friends, crime, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, car chase, disorder ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 4K
Torrente 5 (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Crooked cop Torrente gets out of jail in the year 2018 to find a different Spain from the one he knew.
Style: not serious, exciting, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, casino, anti heroes, crime, rivalry, heroes, crime gone awry, goofy hero, crimes, misfit, disorder, farce ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Mad Mission V: The Terracotta Hit (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two friends who own an investment firm turn to a policeman friend for help when they are framed for robbery by a gang of antiquities smugglers.
Style: not serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master criminal, chase, crimes, criminal heroes, goofy hero, partners, reluctant partners, buddies, unlikely partners, crime, partners against crime, martial arts ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Returning home with his father after a shopping expedition, Wong Fei-Hong is unwittingly caught up in the battle between foreigners who wish to export ancient Chinese artifacts and loyalists who don't want the pieces to leave the country. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, farce, cult, heroes, good versus evil, showdown, fist fighting, boxing, silly humor, parents and children, righting the wronged, theft ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
This Girl Is Bad-Ass!! (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Thailand
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A bike messenger, hired by competing mob bosses to smuggle goods, finds that her only way out is a confrontation erupting into a battle of bullets, blows and kicks to the face.
Style: exciting, humorous, tense, captivating, light ...
Plot: martial arts, crimes, disorder, gang, chase, escapades, drug smuggling, danger, riding a bicycle, strong female presence, chases and races, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Norwegian Ninja (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Norway
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Norwegian Ninja is the true story of how Commander Arne Treholt and his Ninja Force saved Norway during the Cold War. In 1983 the Ninja Force discovers that the sinister NATO force Stay Behind, who take charge in times of war and emergency, are ...
Style: surreal, exciting, humorous, not serious, biting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, political conspiracy, farce, save the day, danger, escapades, espionage, secret agents, kgb, political intrigue, martial arts, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: norway, europe, soviet union, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
My Lucky Stars 2: Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The third installment in the Lucky Stars series, following Winners and Sinners (1983) and My Lucky Stars (1985)... The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: martial arts, farce, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, nothing goes right, partners, chases and races, undercover, disorder, down on your luck, gang ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Ninja Academy (1989)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: "Police Academy" styled film offers its laughs at the expense of students of the obvious school for ninjas.
Style: not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: secret agents, parody, martial arts, silly humor, farce, goofy hero, escapades, master warrior, undercover, heroes, danger, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa, beverly hills
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everyone abuses and humiliates a downtrodden orphan (Chan) until he befriends an old man, who turns out to be the last master of the "snake fist" fighting style. Jackie becomes the old man's student and finds himself in battle with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, vengeance, beggar, master villain, rivalry, master warrior, escapades, power relations, graphic violence, teachers and students, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Mr. Hercules Against Karate (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A skinny troublemaker and his good-natured, bemuscled sidekick find trouble in Hong Kong.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, karate, rivalry, farce, pun, hercules
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Return to the 36th Chamber (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The workers of a dye factory have their pay cut by 20% when the factory owner brings in some Manchu thugs to try and increase production. Desperate to reclaim their full wages, the workers hire an actor to impersonate a priest and kung-fu expert ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, righting the wronged, power relations, graphic violence, redemption, teaching the ways of the world, vengeance, self discovery, injustice, heroes, master warrior, good versus evil ...
Time: 18th century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Deadly Life of a Ninja (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman and his sister-in-law are targeted for assassination by a band of evil ninjas and their vicious leader (Yasuaki Kurata). The ninjas are committing bizarre murders all over the city, and the police can't seem to pick up their trail ...
Style: humorous, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, murder, ninjitsu, ninja, heroes, crimes, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, danger, adventure, assassination ...
Time: 80s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Drunken Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fighting style, master, alcoholic, undisciplined, rivalry, farce, drinking, battles, discipline, battle ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Chef, The Actor, The Scoundrel (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: During Second Sino-Japanese War, China suffered from cholera outbreak because Japanese uses it as an biological weapon. Four Chinese agents captures a Japanese scientist and his bodyguard and interrogate them by Chinese opera in order to get the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, exciting, not serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, special agents, escapades, captivity, plague, martial arts, kidnapping, disorder, danger, chases and races, chinese history, chinese opera
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.6
 2K
Siegfried (2005)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tale of Siegfried, a fearless dragon slayer who wins the heart of Celtic beauty Kriemhild.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting
Plot: parody, save the day, goofy hero, imaginary, fall in love, danger, intrigue, superhuman powers, disorder, adventure, rescue, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Entertainment (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Akhil (Akshay Kumar) finds out that he is the heir of 3000 crore rupees as he and his mother were abandoned by his diamond baron father (Panna Laal Johari) who is now dead. However, his life goes Topsy-turvy when he learns that the empire goes to ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, realistic
Plot: mistaken identity, dishonesty, underdog, betrayal, pets, nothing goes right, hopes, disorder, bollywood, farce, silly humor, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.7
 936
Spy of Orange (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Netherlands are being threatened by a weird terrorist. The only one who can save The Netherlands from this terrorist seems to be Francois. He is a gay couturier who very much looks like the terrorist. They turn out to be twin brothers. Francois ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: secret agents, espionage, escapades, terrorism, undercover, goofy hero, danger, nothing goes right, twins, disorder, blackmail, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Awesome Lotus (1983)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The government calls one of its top agents out of retirement to battle an evil organization that is trying to put the silk industry out of business by using silkworms. Stars Peter Schuyler, Loraine Masterton, Joyce Schuyler, Dan Kopper.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: martial arts, farce, crimes, mute or deaf, rivalry, applying lipstick, piano playing, falling down stairs, saying grace, bare breasts, hair dryer, facial scar ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Dance of the Drunken Mantis (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A year after training young Jackie Chan in the Drunken Fist, Sam the Seed discovers he has a son, Foggy. He tries to train Foggy but to no avail. Foggy is then trained in Drunken Fist from his uncle as he must face his father's rival, Rubber ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, farce, ambition, tough heroes, wooing, parents and children, master warrior, adventure, rivalry, heroes, adopted son, drunk ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
FDR: American Badass! (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Chronicles the adventures of Franklin Delano Roosevelt, as he rides a "wheelchair of death" to stop the world from being taking over by polio-carrying werewolves during WWII. A deadly menace that are led by Werewolf Hitler, Mussolini and ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, captivating, offbeat
Plot: good versus evil, silly humor, parody, disability, escapades, heroes, danger, human becoming an animal, human becomes animal, disorder, vengeance, state affairs ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 40s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 6.5
 11K
Twin Dragons (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Twins, separated at birth, end up as a Hong Kong gangster and a New York concert pianist. When the pianist travels to Hong Kong for a concert, the two inevitably get mistaken for each other.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, road movie ...
Plot: twins, mistaken identity, farce, martial arts, gangsters, siblings relations, disorder, crimes, goofy hero, kung fu, chase, gunfight ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Enter the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Georgie Hung is handsome, stylish and charming but he hides a secret that his old-fashion father, Hung who is a Triad leader, can never forgive. He has been sent to Thailand since he was a child and never returned. After Hung's death, his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, exciting, realistic
Plot: martial arts, leadership, mistaken identity, disorder, gang, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, gangsters, triad, gay son, gender ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mortadelo & Filemon: The Big Adventure (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the Headquarters of the T.I.A. (Terminal Intelligence Agency), someone has stolen Professor Bacterio's most dangerous invention, the D.O.T. (Demoralizer of Troops), an artifact that ends up in the hands of a very short, wacky dictator who is ...
Style: witty, humorous, exciting, not serious, stylized
Audience: date night
Plot: secret agents, parody, heroic mission, private detective, goofy hero, adventure, investigation, disorder, partners, odd couple, track down, inventor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
From Beijing with Love (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a giant dinosaur skull is stolen, the head of the Chinese secret police decides to assign the case to the force's most incompetent reject: a rural butcher who stands around all day drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred). With a trunkload ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret agents, parody, espionage, undercover, spy, secret agent, james bond spoof, goofy hero, rivalry, super weapon, disorder, incompetent police ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Enter the Fat Dragon (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After being dumped by his fiancé, heartbroken Hong Kong police officer Fallon Zhu gains 200+ pounds. His superiors demote him to the job of escorting convicts to Japan. When ha convict in his custody mysteriously dies, he must team up with citizen ...
Style: humorous, feel good, inspirational, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: martial arts, divorce, police officer, adventure, transformation, danger, warrior, crimes, swat team, obesity, training, goofy hero ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.9
 415
Top Squad (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The film revolves around a crack squad of female police officers who have to deal with harassment and a lack of respect from their male colleagues, personal issues as well as some serious criminals.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chases and races, nothing goes right, partners, tough law enforcer, rivalry, master criminal, reluctant partners, master warrior, track down, chaos and mayhem, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Shaolin Challenges Ninja (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gordon Liu stars as a Chinese martial arts student struggling to relate to his new Japanese wife. When a series of martial misunderstandings spirals into an international incident, he's forced to take on seven of Japan's most powerful ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninjitsu, master warrior, kung fu, uninhibited rivalry, ambition, heroes, rivalry, one man army, contests and competitions, ninja, katana ...
Time: 1930s
Place: china, asia, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%