Movies like Blood of the Samurai

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Blood of the Samurai (2001)
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Blood of the Samurai (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Action Adventure starring Bryan Yamasaki, Shawn Forsythe, Michael Ng
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, adventure, heroes, supernatural, mysterious character, crimes, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, stalking, kidnapping, master warrior, ninja, fight, kung fu, violence, motorcycle, torture, camp, sword, wing chun, possession, gory, danger ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about rivalry, escapades, heroes, danger, adventure, martial arts and supernatural mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Blood of the Samurai: Forbidden Warrior (2005), Orcs! (2011), The Dead Lands (2014), Age of the Dragons (2011), Shadowless Sword (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Forbidden Warrior (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Gaia Za is a sacred tome that holds many ancient and powerful spells to be unlocked by a so-called Chosen One expected to be born to one of two leading families: the Khans or the Marajis. Unwilling to leave the clan's fate to the gods, Che ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious
Plot: adventure, martial arts, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, kung fu, legends and myths, heroes, heroic mission, destiny, crimes, master warrior ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Orcs! (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Faced with extinction, two park rangers are forced to defend the national park against hordes of rampaging orcs. Ancient and long forgotten, these orcs are unleashed from the depths of the mountains, and they won't stop until we're all ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, survival, adventure, deadly creature, rivalry, partners, park ranger, graphic violence, forest, misfit partners, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Dead Lands (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Hongi, a Maori chieftain’s teenage son, must avenge his father’s murder in order to bring peace and honour to the souls of his loved ones after his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery. Vastly outnumbered by a band of villains led by ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, against the odds, adventure, survival, vengeance, youth, rivalry, master warrior, warrior, battles, young heroes, escapades ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Age of the Dragons (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Age of the Dragons is an adaptation of Herman Melville's classic novel Moby Dick. Set in a medieval realm where Captain Ahab and crew hunt dragons for the vitriol that powers their world, Ishmael, a charismatic harpooner and his friend Queequeg ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dragon, obsessive quest, obsession, unfulfillment, escapades, rivalry, dangerous animal, revenge, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, heroes, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, rivalry, escapades, assassination, destiny, chase, hopes, heroes, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Death Trance (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In an unknown place and unknown time, a lone Samurai known only as Grave thirsts for the ultimate battle.
Style: semi serious, captivating
Plot: heroic mission, adventure, heroes, destiny, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, vampire, samurai, supernatural power, martial arts, zombie ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Aragami (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Two seriously wounded samurai find refuge from a storm at an isolated temple, the home of a swordsman and a mysterious young woman. One samurai awakes to find that not only has his comrade died, but that his wounds have miraculously healed. He ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, scary
Plot: samurai, supernatural, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, survival, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, master villain, friendship, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Lone Wolf and Cub: White Heaven in Hell (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the sixth and final film of the Lone Wolf and Cub series, the final conflict between Ogami Itto and the Yagyu clan is carried out.
Style: serious, stylized, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, supernatural, strong violent content, master warrior, lone wolves, rivalry, heroes, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, cult ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Werewolf Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A werewolf samurai walks the countryside, finding himself in the middle of a village of monsters who feed on human flesh.
Style: suspenseful, scary, exciting, serious, splatter ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, samurai, supernatural, rivalry, mutant, chaos, escapades, deadly creature, heroes, adventure, village, battles ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.7
 553
The Ninja Wars (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A fortuneteller prophesizes that whoever marries the beautiful Ukio will become the ruler of the world. Naturally, this makes her very popular with those vying for power, particularly the insatiably greedy Lord Donjo. Only the ninja Jotaro can stop ...
Style: serious, stylized, splatter
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, battles, tough heroes, rivalry, master warrior, rescue, crimes, twins, clergy, daring rescue, adventure, good versus evil ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
U.S. Seals II: The Ultimate Force (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At a secret Russian nuclear missile base, an ex-U.S. SEAL member is planning to launch a missile strike on the United States, and the only way to stop him is with the best of the best. Because of a natural gas refinery leak, the newly formed team ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, commando mission, terrorism, daring rescue, race against time, heroes, master warrior, military, soldier, crimes, military base, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Latin Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the grand tradition of the lone hero who mysteriously appears in a town desperate for help (think "Shane, "Billy Jack", "James Bond" and "Chinese Connection"), having survived a war and now serving the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, gang, vengeance, gangsters, vigilantism, crimes, escapades, murder, brutality, violence, good versus evil, femme fatale ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Legend of the Red Reaper (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For a thousand years, the Reapers guarded mankind from the demons that wait in the dark. Now, at the beginning of a new age, the Reapers are betrayed and slaughtered. Only one Reaper remains - Red, and she's out to exact revenge.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, dark fantasy, captivating
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, save the world, forbidden love, escapades, rivalry, betrayal, supernatural ability, vengeance, battles, demon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, elf, escapades, heroes, rivalry, battles, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Zatoichi Goes to the Fire Festival (1970)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Zatoichi is mentored by the blind leader of a secret organization as he contends with both the Yakuza and a jealous husband.
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: samurai, martial arts, katana, ronin, imperialism, vengeance, lone wolves, gangsters, crimes, master warrior, adventure, one man army ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Jabberwock (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alec a courageous but impetuous knight returns to his home village having been summoned by his older brother Francis to care for their ailing father. The brothers' reunion is short-lived as a traveller terrified and half-crazed arrives to warn ...
Style: exciting, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
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The Pirates (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
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Duration: 130 min.
Story: On the eve of the founding of the Joseon Dynasty, a whale swallows the Emperor's Seal of State being brought to Joseon by envoys from China. With a big reward on whoever brings back the royal seal, mountain bandits led by Jang Sa-jung go out to ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pirate, joseon dynasty, adventure, rivalry, battles, escapades, track down, ocean, martial arts, ship, bandit, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Almighty Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the demon god Loki destroys the fortress of Valhalla and steals the Hammer of Invincibility, only the young hero Thor can protect Earth from armageddon.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, exciting, parody ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dororo (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
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Duration: 139 min.
Story: The hero, Hyakkimaru is a wandering "demon hunter" whose extra body parts -- 48 to be exact -- were grafted onto his head and trunk by a herb doctor who discovered him as an infant, in a process that echoes "Frankenstein" and ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, psychological, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Highlander: Endgame (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Immortals Connor and Duncan Macleod join forces against a man from Connor's distant past in the highlands of Scotland, Kell, an immensely powerful immortal who leads an army of equally powerful and deadly immortal swordsmen and assassins. No ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, melancholic, dark fantasy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Samurai Resurrection (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Shiro Amasuka, dead leader of the Shimbara Revolt is resurrected from hell with the desire of overthrowing the shogunate for killing his companions. To do this , he resurrects an army od living dead swordsmen. Between him and his goal, only Yagyu ...
Style: suspenseful, epic, serious, exciting, scary ...
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Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Dark Knight (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by feuding warlords, a group of desperate soldiers hatch a plan to steal a Warlord's treasure and start a new life. Faced with the threat of a horrific death at the hands of the Warlord's executioners, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kingdom of Gladiators (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A king makes a pact with an ancient demon and after years of ruling his kingdom in peace, the demon has come to collect. Now a group of rival gladiators must fight for the survival of the kingdom.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Plot: adventure, heroes, rivalry, battles, contests and competitions, escapades, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, save the princess, save the kingdom, ancient history, graphic violence ...
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49%
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Deathstalker II (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deathstalker helps Reena the Seer out of a few jams, and she solicits his help for a bigger task. She reveals that she is actually Princess Evie, but the evil sorcerer had her abducted and cloned in order to seize control of the kingdom. Together ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: royal family, magic, adventure, heroes, battles, vengeance, escapades, rivalry, zombie, sorcerer, archer, archery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Return of the Chinese Boxer (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In wake of the First Sino-Japanese War (1894-1895), a group of Japanese warlords calculate that the best way to prepare an invasion of the rest of China from their southern Manchuria staging ground.
Style: serious, exciting, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Wolfhound (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: He was doomed to die, but managed to survive, and now his mission is to revenge for the annihilation of his tribe. He is the great warrior who calls himself Volkodav, and is the last man from the tribe of Serie Psi (Grey Hounds). After escaping ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, stylized, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
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Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Wasteland (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: When a group of religious zealots destroy everything that he loves and leaves him for dead; A man embarks on a journey of revenge that will take him through all the post-apocalyptic dangers that is WASTELAND.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, futuristic
Plot: adventure, vengeance, apocalypse, vigilantism, chaos, rivalry, reincarnation, religions or cults, church, escapades, crimes, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master II (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A group of demons in the ancient Japanese capital of Heian is dismembering members of a family of Japanese nobles.
Style: serious, disturbing, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: martial arts, supernatural ability, heroes, wizards and magicians, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, supernatural, vengeance, exorcism, murder investigation, murder ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
New Tale of Zatoichi (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wishing to find peace, Zatoichi travels to his old village but only finds trouble when he ends up in a love triangle and finds old scores have followed him home.
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Storm Warriors (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Wind and Cloud find themselves up against a ruthless Japanese warlord intent on invading China.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%