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Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
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Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
Original name: 瘋猴
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A disgraced former Kung Fu expert makes a living as a merchant with the help of a hot headed friend. When the men are harassed by gangsters, the merchant decided to teach his friend monkey boxing so they can defend their business.
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, karate, monkey, gambling, mistress, brother, hand to hand combat, taekwondo, martial artist, master warrior, brother sister relationship, kung fu master, death of sister, kung fu classic, fighting style, action violence, kung fu fighting, karate kick, karate chop, jeet kune do, gambling house

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, humorous and cult film films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, kung fu classic, fight, fistfight, kung fu fighting and violence mostly in Action, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Mad Monkey Kung Fu: Martial Club (1981), Kung Fu Fever (1979), My Young Auntie (1981), Return to the 36th Chamber (1980), Naughty Boys (1986). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
85%
My Young Auntie (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Cheng (Kara Hui Ying Hung), a beautiful martial arts ace, battles to keep her inheritance from the ruthless Yun Wei (Johnny Wang Lung Wei), but her efforts are sabotaged by Yu Tao (Hsaio Ho), her wayward and irrepressible great-nephew. Following a ...
Style: semi serious, epic, humorous
Plot: martial arts, love and romance, couples, social relations, disorder, power relations, family relations, fish out of water, fall in love, small town, culture clash, rebelliousness ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 ⇓
75%
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 5.8
 229
Naughty Boys (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Frequent Jackie Chan cohort Mars stars as Sing, an ex-con who's supposed to dig up the buried loot of his three still-jailed buddies...but when he gets to it, he finds that the treasure chest is full of rocks! The other three are convinced that ...
Plot: male female relationship, fighting style, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, stylized violence, kung fu fighting, martial artist, kung fu classic, showdown, prison, violence, prisoner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
74%
Enter the Fat Dragon (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Ah Lung is a pig farmer and a devoted Bruce Lee fan who is anxious to follow in Lee's footsteps, but only ridiculed for his attempts. He is sent to the city to earn a living working at his uncle's restaurant, but when he arrives, he finds ...
Style: gag humor, cult film
Plot: kung fu, parody, bruce lee, satire, martial arts, kickboxing, fight, karate
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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 ⇓
65%
Bruce the Super Hero (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bruce returns to Manila to investigate the murder of his sister, Susan Chang. On the night of her attack she was helped by an amateur-boxer, Ramon "Rocky" Roblado. Behind Susan's death is the 'Black Dragon Society', who are ...
Plot: karate chop, hand to hand combat, karate, martial arts, action violence, kung fu fighting, fighting style, asian man, karate kick, kung fu classic, fistfight, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Death Duel (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: The Death Duel is a Taiwan Martial Arts movie
Plot: martial arts, brawl, fistfight, kung fu master, kung fu, roundhouse kick, martial artist, karate, karate kick, karate chop, heroes, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 134
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 ⇓
57%
The Young Dragons (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The powerful mobster Leung, who is protected by the dangerous and wicked Huan Fai, sells two hundred Japanese weapons and ammunition to a Chinese gang. He uses the smuggler Luy Fu to bring the weapons but the smalltime thief Kim and his gang heist ...
Plot: martial arts, fighting style, dead boy, asian man, hapkido, match, kung fu master, cigarette holder, jeet kune do, brawl, fistfight, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Fearless Hyena (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jackie Chan is a youngster, living in a remote vllage with his grandfather who teaches him Kong-Fu (naturally). He keeps getting into fights, even though his grandfather warns him not to show their Kong-Fu to others. Jackie, though, is tempted by ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: school, martial arts, heroes, kung fu, murder, vengeance, village, village life, adventure, rivalry, leadership, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Legendary Weapons of China (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Legendary Weapons of China is a martial arts fantasy film taking place during the late Qing Dynasty when Empress Dowager Cixi dispatches her agents to various factions of the Boxer Rebellion in order find supernatural martial artists that are ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, martial arts, track down, working undercover, deadly, master warrior, rebellion, undercover, supernatural, chases and races, heroes, danger ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Fire Dragon (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rebel fighter Yuen Ming (Max Mok) must protect an important letter with content that can expose the corrupt Chinese government. Sent to retrieve the letter is Ma, the Fire Dragon (Brigitte Lin) and she infiltrates the small village where Yuen Ming ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, female martial artist, violence, female protagonist, kung fu master, master warrior, fistfight, kung fu classic, woman fights a man, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the murder of two kung fu experts, Bruce, a Police Inspector from New Zealand, decides to get involved in the case despite only being on vacation in Hong Kong. At the scene of the most recent murder, the victim managed to tear off a Buddha ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, stylized violence, asian, karate chop, brawl, martial artist, karate kick, hand to hand combat, kung fu classic, karate, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Chinese Stuntman (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Chinese Stuntman was a Bruceploitation film starring Bruce Li released in 1981. It is largely based around the Bruce Lee classic Enter The Dragon. Chang Wei (Li), a stuntman, is called to the secret island owned by the mysterious Fu Chi (Yun Wen ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, action violence, fighting style, fight, martial arts training, roundhouse kick, fistfight, kung fu classic, brawl, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Coward Bastard (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The plot is a trifle about an obnoxious restaurant delivery boy causing trouble with some local bad guys for the cook who secretly knows kung fu, eventually learning some techniques and finally, with the cook, confronting the bad guys.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, martial artist, kung fu, wing chun
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Steel Fisted Dragon (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A kung-fu master hunts down the villain who killed his mother.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, hand to hand combat, fistfight, villain, bruce lee, violence, martial artist, kung fu fighting, jeet kune do, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Dragon's Showdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lee Lung witnessed the murder of his parents by the ruthless bandit Shek King who in turn abducted Lee's infant sister. Lee wanders the land and learns martial arts from a drunken master. Once his skills are perfected, Lee sets out in search of ...
Plot: kung fu, fight, martial arts, revenge, asian, kung fu classic, fistfight, brawl, jeet kune do, hand to hand combat, action violence, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Hero Tattooed with Nine Dragons (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He's just a hotheaded, rude and violent young man who loves punching people. His family are killed in a revenge attack and he seeks revenge.
Plot: master warrior, roundhouse kick, fighting style, brawl, fight, karate chop, jeet kune do, anti hero, anti establishment, anti heroes, fistfight, tattoo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Anonymous Heroes (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A perennial Chang Cheh favorite, Anonymous Heroes focuses on two vagabond brothers, Meng Kang (David Chiang) and Tieh (Ti Lung) who, in the search for fame and fortune, join in a rebellion against a provincial general. Used to shaking down local ...
Plot: martial arts, train robbery, warlord, fight, train, arms deal, violence, heroic bloodshed, kung fu, gunfight, republican era china, railway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Bruce, King of Kung Fu (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bruce Le stars as Bruce Lee, a young teenager who is the leader of the Liu City gang, who gets into trouble and street fights every now and again. Bruce is a student in the style of Chinese boxing, but when his skills are not enough to fend off a ...
Plot: martial arts, fight, fighting style, asian, violence, kung fu, chinaman, brawl, kung fu classic, kung fu master, kung fu fighting, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Golden Dragon, Silver Snake (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kung Fu star Dragon Lee appears as 'Golden Dragon', who teams up with 'Silver Snake' to take revenge on the men responsible for his brother's murder...
Plot: kung fu classic, karate, karate kick, fistfight, asian man, brawl, hand to hand combat, action violence, kung fu fighting, jeet kune do, karate chop, violence ...
⇓ 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 ⇓
43%
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 ⇓
43%
Dragons Forever (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as a hot-shot lawyer hired by a Hong Kong chemical plant to dispose of opposition to their polluting ways. But when he falls for a beautiful woman out to stop the plant, Jackie is torn in a conflict of interest and asks his trusty ...
Style: exciting, neurotic, humorous, semi serious, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, factory, lawyer, fight, dishonesty, cons and scams, hand to hand combat, fistfight, gangsters, courtroom, gangster ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Big Fight (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This film is set during the Japanese occupation of China circa WWII. In it, the Japanese occupiers (and the Chinese Quislings who work for them) are portrayed as total monsters who kill children and rape all women. The heroes are resistance fighters ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, world war two, jeet kune do, cult, kung fu fighting, brawl, kung fu classic, fistfight, fight, japanese occupation
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Dirty Ho (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Wang Chin-chin, who is both the 11th prince and an expert fighterm has fun secretly subverting a local con-man, the inept Ho Chi (Wong Yue), but blackmails the crook into becoming his student after making it look like a B-girl named Choi Hung (Kara ...
Plot: prince, kung fu, assassination plot, jewelry, kung fu classic, antique dealer, hunchback, fan, crutch, umbrella, wine, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 161
Ninja Killer (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Turkey, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Erol is a successful cop, who lives with his sister Yasemin. Wang, the most troublesome gang leader of Hong Kong comes to Istanbul. The Security Department of Istanbul, appoint Erol to catch Wang. The Hong Kong Security Department sends their spy ...
Plot: ninja, kung fu, hand to hand combat, kung fu classic, brawl, martial arts, action violence, fistfight, karate kick, karate chop, fight, kung fu fighting ...
Place: istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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