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, offbeat, bleak, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: martial arts, samurai, gang, culture clash, adventure, time travel, ghost, heroes, misfit, battles, against the odds, experiment gone awry, danger, chases and races, imaginary, escapades, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, death, science, old man, doctor, honor, helicopter ...
Time: 1900s, 16th century, 1500s
Place: japan, los angeles, asia, usa

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Most similar movies to Ghost Warrior

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and rough films with plots about danger, rivalry, escapades, heroes, chases and races, imaginary and chaos mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ghost Warrior: Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005), The Princess Blade (2001), Trancers III (1992), Heaven's Soldiers (2005), Guyver: Dark Hero (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 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: serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, samurai, soldier, rescue, good versus evil, escapades, changing the past or future, rivalry, battles, heroes, disorder, danger ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, 19th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Princess Blade (2001)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 92 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: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, samurai, chases and races, heroic mission, adventure, crimes, rivalry, danger, escapades, future dystopia, good versus evil ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 5.5
 975
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: exciting, futuristic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, chases and races, future dystopia, imaginary, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, rivalry, danger, strong sexual content, private detective, save the world, escapades ...
Time: future, year 1992, year 2005
Place: usa, los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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, humorous, stylized, exciting, rough ...
Plot: time travel, asteroids and comets, master warrior, escapades, changing the past or future, chases and races, heroic mission, anti heroes, adventure, danger, village, hopes ...
Time: 16th century, contemporary, 21st century
Place: korea, asia, japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Guyver: Dark Hero (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Sean Barker became the unwilling host to an alien bio-armor known as the Guyver. A year ago he destroyed the Kronos Corporation, an organization of mutants who want the Guyver. Now he is trying to find why the Guyver unit forces him to fight and ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, alien, androids and robots, space and aliens, master villain, hostages, crimes, space travel, chaos, supernatural, deadly creature, chases and races ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 2.8
 527
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: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, society, rivalry, danger, adventure, imaginary, against humanity, confined, life is a bitch, heroic mission, escapades, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 4.5
 881
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 91 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, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, martial arts, battles, save the world, rivalry, gangsters, deadly, heroes, dishonesty, chaos, society, law enforcement ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Timecop: The Berlin Decision (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, old west, time machine, martial arts, chase, undercover, psychopath, heroes, deadly, track down, danger, intrigue ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 2000s, 1940s
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 2K
Trancers II (1991)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 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: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, strong sexual content, couples, law enforcement, chase, rivalry, deadly, track down, save the world, danger, heroic mission, hopes ...
Time: future, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.6
 802
Time Slip (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 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: suspenseful, serious, rough, offbeat
Plot: time travel, samurai, soldier, military, battles, self defense, rivalry, heroes, chaos, danger, master warrior, imaginary ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Trancers 4: Jack of Swords (1994)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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: serious, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, tough law enforcer, chases and races, deadly, track down, heroes, mind game, vampire, tunnel, escapades, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Nemesis 3: Time Lapse (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 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: rough, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, stylized ...
Plot: heroes, danger, desert, rivalry, crimes, imaginary, androids and robots, chases and races, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, female bodybuilder
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 205
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, rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, imaginary, chases and races, danger, chaos, heroes, deadly, against the odds, society, injustice, mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
 444
The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, computers and web, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, adventure, chases and races, folk hero, gangsters, heroes, master warrior, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.3
 524
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: rough, exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, bounty hunter, revenge, chases and races, adventure, society, danger, twins, rivalry, future dystopia, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 962
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: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, mutant, super speed, radiation, race against time, chases and races, imaginary, adventure, experiment gone awry, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, escapades ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
100 Million BC (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A scientist from the failed Philadelphia Experiment leads a team of Navy SEALs back in time to the Cretaceous Period to rescue the first team he sent back during the 1940s. Things go wildly awry though, when on his return he accidentally brings a ...
Style: semi serious, tense, exciting, offbeat
Plot: time travel, tyrannosaurus rex, dinosaur, rescue, heroes, chaos and mayhem, experiment gone awry, adventure, fish out of water, technology gone awry, rescue mission, expedition ...
Time: prehistory, contemporary, 40s, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Programmed to Kill (1987)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: International terrorist leader, Fatima, is critically injured when she attempts to hijack a jumbo jet and is thwarted by Eric Matthews and his anti-terrorist organization, The Retaliators. Fatima is taken to a top-secret research institute, where ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, terrorism, kidnapping, androids and robots, computers and web, escapades, heroes, deadly, danger, rivalry, technology gone awry, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: middle east, europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Defense Condition 4 (1985)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Two men and a woman circle the globe in a satellite armed with a nuclear device. The third world war breaks out, and a few months later the satellite crashes. They survive the crash but one man gets killed by survivors and the other man gets caught. ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: survival, apocalypse, adventure, heroes, teenage life, danger, escapades, chases and races, imaginary, space and aliens, confined, life is a bitch ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 397
Shepherd (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 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: futuristic, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, future dystopia, adventure, life is a bitch, chases and races, escapades, chaos, injustice, heroes, deadly, apocalypse, society ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 526
Shadowchaser (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set in the future, a group of terrorists with an android leader storm a hospital when the President's daughter is inside, taking her hostage. To find a way of freeing her, the police decide to consult the architect who designed the building, ...
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful
Plot: hospital, terrorism, save the day, imaginary, chases and races, missing person, prison, society, rivalry, hijacking, one man army, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Nemesis 2: Nebula (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: It has been 73 years since Alex failed and the Humans lost the Cyborg Wars. Since then, the Humans have been enslaved. Scientists have developed a new DNA strain, which could signal the end of the Cyborgs, and they inject it into a volunteer. When ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: bounty hunter, time travel, adventure, escapades, chases and races, androids and robots, imaginary, uninhibited rivalry, space and aliens, chaos, danger, terminator ...
Time: future, 20th century, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.1
 431
Virtual Combat (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This lively low-budget action movie is packed with martial arts, sexy sirens, and a sci-fi plot involving computers and virtual reality images that become real. The tale centers on two Nevada border officers, Dave Quarry (Don "The Dragon" ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, warrior, kung fu, virtual reality, kickboxer, kung fu master, heroic mission, life is a bitch, future dystopia, superhuman powers, master villain, escapades ...
Time: future
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, serious, offbeat, futuristic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, sword fight, fistfight, sword, wasteland, knife, battle zone, lone wolves, future dystopia, pregnancy, apocalypse, time travel ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.6
 309
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, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: buddies, violence spree, adventure, androids and robots, chaos and mayhem, technology gone awry, imaginary, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, master villain, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.3
 672
Automatic (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Robgen industries newest security system is "The J Series Automatic", an android model designed and programmed to protect humans from violent attacks. But one night, an Automatic named J269 discovers a Robgen executive trying to rape a ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, skyscraper, robot, life is a bitch, chases and races, on the run, chaos, rivalry, murder, cons and scams, imaginary, crimes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.1
 388
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, scary, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, inventions and discoveries, chases and races, imaginary, a.i., androids and robots, save the day, space and aliens, benign alien, experiment gone awry, escapades, undercover ...
Place: russia, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.1
 5K
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: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, chase, good versus evil, police, zombie, rescue, fight, police detective, christmas, supernatural, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Time: future, 20th century, near future
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Ultimate Warrior (1975)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Only a few people still live in New York in 2015. They are organized in gangs with their own turf. One of them is led by Baron, another one by Carrot, and they are constantly at war with each other.
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: plague, pregnancy, gang, apocalypse, escapades, future dystopia, crimes, life is a bitch, chaos and mayhem, heroes, gangsters, deadly ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 494
T-Force (1994)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In the 21st Century, cybernetic research has developed advanced robots with human traits, whioch are widely used in the service industry. They have also been turned into cyber cops with a licence to kill....
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, on the run, vengeance, society, law enforcement, chases and races, save the day, a.i., hostages, life is a bitch, survival, man versus machine ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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