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, graphic violence, against the odds, experiment gone awry, danger, chases and races, imaginary, escapades, disorder, rivalry, fish out of water, death, hospital, science, old man, sword ...
Time: 1900s, 16th century, 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 serious, suspenseful, exciting and stylized films with plots about danger, heroes, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, chaos and chases and races mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Thriller genres. Some movies like Ghost Warrior: Samurai Commando Mission 1549 (2005), Trancers III (1992), The Princess Blade (2001), Gangland (2001), Lightspeed (2006). 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, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, battles, time travel, samurai, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, disorder, changing the past or future, danger, escapades, rescue, heroes ...
Time: 16th century, 19th century, 1500s
Place: japan, asia
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95%
 5.4
 1K
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, exciting, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, imaginary, rivalry, law enforcement, save the world, chases and races, private detective, escapades, danger, sent to the past, strong sexual content, future dystopia ...
Time: future, year 2005, year 1992
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: stylized, futuristic, serious, suspenseful, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, samurai, martial arts, vengeance, leadership, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, crimes, danger, deadly, rivalry ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 2.9
 536
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, good versus evil, danger, against humanity, gang, rivalry, heroes, save the world, plague, apocalypse, survival, future dystopia ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhero, radiation, rivalry, adventure, crimes, danger, super speed, race against time, chases and races, undercover, imaginary ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, alien, chaos, gory, hostage, space and aliens, hostages, escapades, deadly, archaeologist, heroic mission, martial arts ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: stylized, humorous, semi serious, rough, offbeat ...
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, save the kingdom, destiny, soldier, master warrior, escapades, rivalry, danger, changing the past or future, time travel, fish out of water ...
Time: 16th century, 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia, japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, martial arts, old west, time machine, heroes, chase, psychopath, heroic mission, track down, graphic violence, race against time, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, year 1929, 80s, 1940s, year 1988 ...
Place: europe, germany, los angeles, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 4.5
 975
TC 2000 (1993)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
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, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, martial arts, society, on the run, battles, chaos, catastrophe, graphic violence, imaginary, dishonesty, apocalypse ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.5
 872
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, rough, offbeat, serious
Plot: time travel, samurai, military, battles, heroes, soldier, graphic violence, chaos, self defense, heroic mission, hopes, changing the past or future ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: suspenseful, stylized, offbeat, scary, exciting ...
Plot: time travel, chases and races, rivalry, imaginary, supernatural, heroes, tunnel, chaos, track down, tough law enforcer, escapades, vampire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.2
 235
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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, strong violent content, profanity, life is a bitch, deadly, imaginary, danger, escapades, nudity (full frontal - brief), graphic violence, mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 2.6
 421
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: bleak, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, rough ...
Plot: rivalry, deadly, life is a bitch, chases and races, society, escapades, crimes, heroes, graphic violence, danger, adventure, religions or cults ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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, exciting, futuristic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, save the world, battles, lone wolves, rivalry, danger, chaos, apocalypse, pregnancy, sword fight, women, nudity (full frontal - brief) ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.3
 674
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: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: martial arts, ghost, deadly, supernatural, crimes, rivalry, samurai, investigation, danger, reincarnation, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, france, tokyo, europe, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.2
 455
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, serious, suspenseful, bleak, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mad scientist, androids and robots, man versus machine, a.i., experiment gone awry, rivalry, inventions and discoveries, danger, investigation, save the day, undercover, deadly ...
Place: russia, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.4
 340
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, tense, captivating, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: androids and robots, gang, rivalry, danger, rescue, crimes, imaginary, chase, small town, chaos, bar, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, political unrest, danger, dishonesty, escapades, politics, assassination attempt, adventure, vengeance, sword fight, graphic violence ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Challenge (2005)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, survival, tough heroes, rivalry, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, chaos, vigilantism, future dystopia, one man army, escapades, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: germany, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, exciting, tense, offbeat, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, tyrannosaurus rex, dinosaur, experiment gone awry, rescue, chaos and mayhem, adventure, heroes, imaginary, fish out of water, technology gone awry, rescue mission ...
Time: prehistory, 21st century, 40s, contemporary, 1940s ...
Place: los angeles, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: stylized, rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: androids and robots, escapades, heroes, imaginary, danger, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, desert, uninhibited rivalry, female bodybuilder, cyborgs
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 553
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: suspenseful, rough, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, martial arts, revenge, post apocalypse, siblings relations, future dystopia, plague, pregnancy, apocalypse, chaos, survival, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: technology gone awry, chaos, escapades, outer space, survival, danger, imaginary, computers and web, soldier, save the world, man versus machine, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, contemplative, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: desert, heroes, contests and competitions, adventure, survival, heroic mission, distant planet, future dystopia, danger, life is a bitch, virtual reality, female protagonist ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.6
 479
One Shot (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When Kyle Matthews, an elite Sniper from the World Defense Force, is trapped in enemy territory - his skills are put to the test as he attempts to survive against a whole armada of Cerulean soldiers, Hell bent on wiping all humans from existence. ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space and aliens, survival, military, soldier, danger, master warrior, battles, heroes, alien contact, graphic violence, sniper rifle, sniper
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 2.3
 873
Alien Dawn (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: 2012. The dawn of destruction. As giant alien machines enslave and feed off humanity, the few remaining survivors band together to form a armed militia that will be the last stand against total extinction (IMDB.com).
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating
Plot: save the world, alien encounter, survival, space and aliens, androids and robots, danger, chaos, battles, imaginary, escapades, graphic violence, profanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.2
 514
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, heroes, kickboxer, kung fu master, virtual reality, warrior, kung fu, superhuman powers, life is a bitch, crimes, society, fighting crime ...
Time: future
Place: usa, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.3
 488
Cyberjack (1995)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the near future Nassim, terrorist leader, storms computer company headquarters. His aim is deadly computer virus that could bring him world domination. Nick, company janitor and ex-cop, will get in his way.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: computer virus, law enforcement, a.i., imaginary, danger, rescue, good versus evil, rivalry, chases and races, society, heroes, disorder ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.2
 1K
Retrograde (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Luxembourg, Italy, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two time travelers with opposing views are sent back to the present aboard a research ship in the Antarctic to prevent a global biological disaster from occuring
Style: suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, serious, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, ship, spacecraft, race against time, save the world, heroic mission, experiment gone awry, future dystopia, imaginary, adventure, dark future, rescue ...
Time: future, 2000s, year 2004, 23rd century
Place: antarctica, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
American Samurai (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a father passes on the traditional family sword to one of his two adopted sons, the other--in a fit of jealous rage--joins a yakuza drug smuggling mob. When the other son decides to find him and set things straight, things don't seem to go ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious ...
Plot: samurai, master warrior, martial arts, vengeance, culture clash, uninhibited rivalry, gory, adventure, gangsters, deadly, contests and competitions, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s
Place: japan, asia, turkey, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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