Movies like Ghost Warrior

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Ghost Warrior (1984)
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Ghost Warrior (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: When skiers in Japan come across the frozen body of centuries-old samurai warrior Yoshimita, scientists secretly whisk the corpse to a high-tech laboratory in California, where they bring him back to life. But when Yoshimita escapes onto the mean streets of 1980s Los Angeles, his ancient and strict code of honor gets him both into and out of trouble. J. Larry Carroll directs this low-budget action fantasy.
Style: exciting, bleak, serious, suspenseful, stylized, offbeat
Plot: martial arts, samurai, gang, culture clash, adventure, ghost, time travel, heroes, battles, misfit, graphic violence, escapades, rivalry, experiment gone awry, disorder, fish out of water, against the odds, horse, death, murder, science, doctor, hospital, sword, sword fight ...
Time: 20th century, 16th century, 1900s, 1500s
Place: japan, los angeles, usa, asia

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Most similar movies to Ghost Warrior

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, exciting and stylized films with plots about rivalry, danger, heroes, escapades, chases and races, imaginary and martial arts mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Horror genres. Some movies like Ghost Warrior: Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005), Timecop 2: The Berlin Decision (2003), Heaven's Soldiers (2005), The Princess Blade (2001), Trancers III (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An accident during tests of an anti-plasma artificial magnetic shield at Japan's Ground Self Defense Force East Fuji practice range sends the 3rd Special Experimental Company, under Colonel Matoba on a time-slip 460 years into the past, into ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, battles, soldier, samurai, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, disorder, rescue, escapades, changing the past or future, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Timecop 2: The Berlin Decision (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 20 years after a set of events, the Time Enforcement Commission (TEC), is still going strong. Now Brandon Miller a TEC operative, believes that they have a responsibility to change history hoping that the world will be better but Ryan Chan another ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, heroes, time machine, martial arts, chase, race against time, heroic mission, undercover, adventure, crimes, track down, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 2000s, 1940s, year 1988 ...
Place: germany, europe, los angeles, atlantic city, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Heaven's Soldiers (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Modern day soldiers travel back in time and meet Admiral Lee, the greatest soldier of all time, and motivate him to drive out invaders.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, rough ...
Plot: time travel, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, soldier, military, master warrior, hopes, rivalry, heroes, battles, save the kingdom ...
Time: 16th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Yuki is the last surviving royal of the House of Takemikazuchi or Takemikazuchi no Hime (たけみかずち の ひめ), who live in a futuristic post-apocalyptic isolationist world where they use their skills as former Mikado guards to become ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, vengeance, adventure, leadership, heroic mission, escapades, crimes, rivalry, love affair, future dystopia, samurai ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 5.2
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Trancers III (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A time traveling cop, Jack Deth, from the future is taken back to the past to be given the task of destroying the Trancer program before it has a chance to get out of control, sending the world into a state of chaos and war.
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, serious, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, sent to the past, graphic violence, private detective, rivalry, fugitives, save the world, escapades, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, chaos and mayhem, future dystopia ...
Time: future, year 1992, year 2005
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.4
 996
Time Slip (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A squadron of Japanese Self-Defense Force soldiers find themselves transported through time to their country's warring states era, when rival samurai clans were battling to become the supreme Shogun.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, offbeat
Plot: time travel, samurai, battles, military, heroes, soldier, heroic mission, self defense, chaos, graphic violence, misfit, getting home ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 2.8
 612
Gangland (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In post-apocalyptic Los Angeles, an evil pack of outlaws is systematically turning civilians into prisoners and slaves. Worse yet, the spread of a terrifying deadly flesh-eating virus threatens to destroy all of humanity. As good and evil ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female martial artist, martial arts, gang, good versus evil, against humanity, save the world, heroes, adventure, rescue, life is a bitch, survival, confined ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 2.6
 1K
Lightspeed (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Government agent Daniel Leight has his radiation treatments sabotaged. He soon finds that he can now move at super speeds but only by risking metabolic damage which could prove to be fatal. 'Lightspeed' must now use his powers to go after ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: super speed, superhero, mutant, adventure, crimes, rivalry, heroes, undercover, government agency, race against time, escapades, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
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Shepherd (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: aka Cybercity It's the year 2017, the Earth's surface is destroyed and its citizens flee to an underground wasteland ruled by warring religious cults. In this sinful cybercity, Mercenary Dakota's (C. Thomas Howell) family is murdered ...
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: religions or cults, injustice, chaos, graphic violence, adventure, heroes, rivalry, society, escapades, life is a bitch, crimes, future dystopia ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Nemesis 3: Time Lapse (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Using footage left over from Nemesis 2 and a very thin story line sees Alex again fighting the cyborg mercenaries in 1998 East Africa. This time, Alex finds that she has 20 half sisters who are waiting for her to return to 2077. Central Command ...
Style: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: androids and robots, escapades, heroes, crimes, rivalry, desert, uninhibited rivalry, female bodybuilder, cyborgs, chases and races, imaginary, danger
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.5
 1K
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Somewhere in the future the environmental overkill had come. Many people had died. The rich were able to build the underworld, the poor had to stay on the surface building gangs to survive. Jason Storm, an underworld guard gets knowledge of a ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, escapades, androids and robots, dishonesty, gang, crimes, society, gangsters, on the run, law enforcement ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.3
 2K
Trancers II (1991)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Once again someone from the future has come back to create an army of Trancers, human zombies who do what they're told without question or pause. Now officer Jack Deth, a cop from the future stranded in the past, must once again go forth to ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, neo noir, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, couples, sent to the past, graphic violence, law enforcement, heroes, hopes, save the world, chase, escapades, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Time: future, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Cyborg Soldier (2008)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A cyborg escapes the facility where he was created. With the help of a local sheriff, he tries to run from the dangerous scientists that created him.
Style: futuristic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: androids and robots, a.i., rivalry, on the run, terminator, heroes, violence, martial arts, hostage, torture, karate, one man army ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
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Warlords (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In a brutal, radioactive future, fearless warrior Dow (David Carradine) is humanity's last hope against the Warlord and his mutant hordes. With the gorgeous, deadly Danny (Dawn Wildsmith) and the strange Ammo at his side, Dow makes desperate ...
Style: exciting, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, nudity (full frontal - brief), against the odds, apocalypse, future dystopia, strong violent content, graphic violence, mutant, chaos, injustice, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Sons of Liberty (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A special operations unit races to find and prevent the construction of a devastating micro nuclear device created by a group of radical mercenaries whose political beliefs blur the line between terrorist and revolutionary.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak, tense ...
Plot: crimes, terrorism, rivalry, politics, soldier, state affairs, track down, murder, heroes, terrorist, danger, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Jack is now back in the future. He had since lost Lena, and finds out that he's lost his other wife Alice to none other than Harris. While heading out for another assignment, something goes awry with the TCL chamber. Jack finds himself in a ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: time travel, chaos, tunnel, supernatural, vampire, tough law enforcer, mind game, escapades, zombie, heroes, track down, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Blades of Blood (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the 16th century in Chosun dynasty, HWANG Jung-hak and LEE Mong-hak create the “Grand Alliance” with the united dream of a better world. While the new leader LEE dreams of eradicating this world of all its corruption and becoming king ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, political unrest, rivalry, adventure, dishonesty, escapades, assassination attempt, politics, vengeance, sword fight, state affairs, master warrior ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Universal Soldier: The Return (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Luc Deveraux, the heroic former Universal Soldier, is about to be thrown into action once again. When Seth (Michael Jai White), the supercomputer controlled ultra-warrior, decides to take revenge and destroy its creators, only Luc can stop it. All ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, martial arts, a.i., timebomb, one man army, experiment gone awry, technophobia, chaos, technology gone awry, heroic mission, chaos and mayhem, save the world ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Trancers (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Angel City trooper Jack Deth is sent back in time from 2247 to 1985 L.A. to inhabit the body of his ancestor. Deth's assignment is to find his archenemy, Whistler, who turns people into zombies, before the fiend is able to kill all the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, surprise ending, neo noir, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, chase, good versus evil, zombie, fight, police detective, rescue, police, christmas, terminator, heroic mission, master villain ...
Time: future, 20th century, near future, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Phoenix the Warrior (1988)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Big hair, big guns, big personalities, and a serious lack of wardrobe. She-Wolves of the Wasteland, a post-apocalyptic story that features women--lots and lots of women--who leave little to the imagination as they battle each other in various ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, futuristic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, save the world, survival, chaos, rivalry, apocalypse, pregnancy, sword fight, women, lone wolves, nudity (full frontal - brief), mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tough heroes, survival, adventure, rivalry, future dystopia, vigilantism, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, life is a bitch, folk hero, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.1
 549
Mandroid (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In his hidden laboratory deep in Russia, Dr. Karl Zimmer has invented the Mandroid, a humanoid robot which follows the motions of a man in a special control suit. He has offered the invention to the USA, who have sent Smith and Wait from the CIA for ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, mad scientist, a.i., man versus machine, experiment gone awry, investigation, undercover, save the day, rivalry, inventions and discoveries, laboratory, disability ...
Place: russia, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.4
 722
Samurai (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: Spain, France, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An ageless Demon Warrior is magically impregnated into the womb of a Parisian Kung-Fu Master's girlfriend. But what is the Demon's relationship with a new-release blockbuster fighting game?
Style: serious, exciting, scary, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, reincarnation, samurai, crimes, ghost, investigation, rivalry, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, france, europe, tokyo, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Crimson Force (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The crew of the first manned mission to Mars crash land on the surface in search of a clean everlasting power source they believe to be hidden somewhere beneath the ground. However, the crew find themselves in the middle of a civil war between the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, psychotronic
Plot: mars, outer space, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, escapades, rivalry, chaos, alien encounter, space wars, space travel, space and aliens ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Expect No Mercy (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Federal Service Agent Justin Vanier has been assigned to infiltrate the mysterious Virtual Arts Academy in search of Eric, a fellow agent. In this high-tech facility, the maniacal leader Warbeck is training assassins to become even more efficient ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: martial arts, virtual reality, assassination, undercover, kidnapping, espionage, crimes, man versus machine, life is a bitch, dishonesty, law enforcement, secret agents ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
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Cold Harvest (1999)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A bounty hunter protects his dead brother's wife in a lawless world after a comet has devastated much of earth.
Style: exciting, serious, futuristic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, post apocalypse, revenge, chaos, rivalry, adventure, twins, heroes, survival, life is a bitch, society ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 3.4
 424
Chrome Angels (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Welcome to Elliotsville. It’s like your typical American small town, except the residents are kinda robots. Okay, they’re not so much kinda, they’re pretty much robots. So what happens when you take that set-up and add a gang of sexy female ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: androids and robots, gang, rescue, rivalry, small town, crimes, chase, chaos, adventure, conspiracy, biker, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
JLA Adventures: Trapped in Time (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: Get ready for a battle of the ages when the Justice League faces off against its archenemies, the Legion of Doom, in an all-new movie from DC Comics. A mysterious being known as the Time Trapper arises, and a sinister plan led by Lex Luthor sends ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, stylized, exciting
Plot: time travel, superhero, secret identity, save the world, superhero team, good versus evil, adventure, fighting crime, superhuman powers, battles, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Android Insurrection (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: In the distant future high-tech man colonized the world and leaves all the dirty work of an army of androids and robots. Now, somewhere rebelling robots, and a heavily armed special forces, led by Major Fox well to look after things. Locally it is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, tense, captivating ...
Plot: outer space, survival, chaos, soldier, escapades, technology gone awry, save the world, computers and web, man versus machine, space and aliens, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Assault Girls (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Three women and one man - with an assortment of weaponry - wage war against giant mutant sandwhales in a barren digital landscape, all to achieve points within the virtual reality video game called Avalon.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, survival, heroes, contests and competitions, adventure, heroic mission, distant planet, life is a bitch, future dystopia, virtual reality, female protagonist, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%