Movies like The Miracle Fighters

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The Miracle Fighters (1982)
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The Miracle Fighters (1982)
Original name: 奇門遁甲
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two elderly Taoist priests, Chi Men (Leung Kar Yan) and Dun Jai (Yuen Cheung Yan), who learn their magic from the same teacher always quarrel with each other. They provide mirth and expert kung fu tuition to young man (Yuen Yat Chor) who is mistakenly presumed to be the crown prince of the Imperial Court, missing since childhood. The emperor dispatches an eunuch with the magic powers to apprehend the young man. But he must first deal with Chi Men and Dun Jia who are the young man's protector.
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, magic, fight, kung fu, snake, king, gang, escape, prince, kidnapping, death, sorcerer, murder, battles, miraculous event, orphan, old man, competition, martial arts tournament, beggar, drunkenness, impostor, accidental death, flash forward, old woman ...

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Most similar movies to The Miracle Fighters

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, cult film and stylized films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, fight, heroes, farce, master warrior and rivalry mostly in Action, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Miracle Fighters: The Thundering Mantis (1980), Dreadnaught (1981), Spooky Encounters (1980), Magic Crystal (1986), The Odd Couple (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Thundering Mantis (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ah Chi (Ka-Yan Leung) is obsessed with the martial arts and, more often than not, his kung-fu clowning gets him into trouble. Ending up facing Hsia (Eddie Ko) of the notorious Jade Brotherhood is inevitable. As a result, Hsia forces Chi's ...
Plot: martial arts, orphan, gang, praying mantis, diarrhea, kung fu, camp, murder, grandfather grandson relationship, child murder, torture, insanity ...
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 7.2
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Dreadnaught (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A short-tempered, violent criminal named "White Tiger" is on the run from the police and joins a theater troupe for disguise, killing anyone who angers him or who suspects his identity. One person he unsuccessfully tries to kill several ...
Style: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, farce, kung fu, captivity, working undercover, wooing, vengeance, psychopath, serial killer, on the run, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Spooky Encounters (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Sammo is Courageous Cheung, a pedicab driver in a rural community who is known around town as the man who fears nothing. Well, this is proved false before the opening credits finish when he endures a particularly frightening nightmare of ...
Style: tense, atmospheric, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Plot: martial arts, zombie, black magic, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, love triangle, mind game, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, escapades, master warrior ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Magic Crystal (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Looking to cash in on the popularity of Steven Spielberg's mega-hits E.T. and Raiders of the Lost Ark, Hong Kong schlockmeister Wong Jing directs this yarn about Andy who, along with buddies Pin-pin and Pancho ventures to Greece to find his ...
Plot: magic, kung fu, martial arts, alien, farce, alien creature, female martial artist
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The Odd Couple (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hailed as possibly the greatest classical weapons movie ever made and starring world-renowned martial arts master, director and action-choreographer, Sammo Hung. This film showcases some of the most spectacular and intricate weapons duels ever ...
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, kung fu classic, fencing, farce
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54%
Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Everyone abuses and humiliates a downtrodden orphan (Chan) until he befriends an old man, who turns out to be the last master of the "snake fist" fighting style. Jackie becomes the old man's student and finds himself in battle with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, vengeance, master warrior, beggar, fistfight, orphan, kung fu, power relations, graphic violence, teaching the ways of the world, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo, japan ...
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53%
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Drunken Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, master, alcoholic, undisciplined, rivalry, farce, discipline, battles, troublemaker, coming of age, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: asia, china, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Magic of Spell (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Peach Boy and his mother live in a village. One day, there is a young man that suddenly comes to the village and asks Peach Boy to be his teacher because. At the same time, the elder of the devil palace wants to set Peach Boy to the deathtrap. They ...
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, heroes, flying, mysticism, surrealism, duel, fight, magic, sidekick, vampire, buddha, cure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
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: kung fu, martial arts, mistress, jeet kune do, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, karate, martial artist, fistfight, taekwondo, kung fu master, master warrior ...
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Knockabout (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yuen Baio and Ka-Yan Leung play brothers Yipao and Taipao, lovable rogues who convince a martial arts expert to take them on as students. When Yipao discovers that their teacher is actually a wanted criminal, Silver Fox (Chia Yung Liu), he is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, friends, dishonesty, rivalry, gang, hidden identity, fighting crime, crimes, heroes, buddies, partners ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Master (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gao Jian is a lazy and arrogant student of the martial arts school ran by vain Si Fu Shi Chen-chung. One night after his punishment in his school a wounded man reaches his house. He is Jin Tien-yun, a legendary warrior fleeing from a fight in which ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, orphan, kung fu, tough heroes, legends and myths, vengeance, vigilantism, heroic mission, siblings relations, adventure, government agency, undercover ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.1
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Ninja Hunter (1987)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The plot centres around Wu Tang villain, Abbot White, who wants to destroy the Shaolin monks and become supreme martial artist. In order to do so, he teams up with a clan of Ninjas, led by three masters – gold lamé ninja, white mustachioed ninja ...
Plot: ninja, martial arts, kung fu, shaolin, monk, acid, empire, sword, master, fight, invulnerability, emperor ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: kung fu, martial arts, sword fight, female protagonist, master warrior, violence, fistfight, martial artist, kung fu fighting, kung fu master, kung fu classic, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ninjas vs. Zombies (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Seven friends, struggling with late 20s, early 30's life, find themselves in terrifying danger when a long-dead loved one is magically resurrected and starts devouring souls. To make matters worse, three of them have been granted the power of ...
Style: suspense, humorous, suspenseful, scary, cult film
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The Gambling Ghost (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sammo Hung plays three different characters: Fatty, Fatty's father and Fatty's grandfather, Hung Kau. Fatty is a hotel worker, yearning for sudden wealth. Therefore, he, and his co-worker, enter the gambling world, to the dismay of his ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: fight, gambling, ghost, martial arts, kung fu, revenge, goofball
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in Canton, China in the 1940s, the story revolves in a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing who desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turns out to be the greatest kung-fu masters in disguise. ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, heroes, master warrior, bully, lone hero, murder, thief, mob boss, magic, gang, kung fu fighting ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, asia, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Enter the Fat Dragon (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 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: parody, cult film
Plot: kung fu, karate, fight, satire, martial arts, kickboxing, bruce lee, gag humor
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Shaolin vs. Evil Dead 2: Ultimate Power (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sequel to Shaolin vs. Evil Dead
Style: tense, captivating, suspense
Plot: evil dead, zombie, dead, evil, martial arts, vampire, good versus evil, showdown, battles, struggle for survival, supernatural, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Dance of the Drunken Mantis (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A year after training young Jackie Chan in the Drunken Fist, Sam the Seed discovers he has a son, Foggy. He tries to train Foggy but to no avail. Foggy is then trained in Drunken Fist from his uncle as he must face his father's rival, Rubber ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, farce, heroes, master warrior, rivalry, ambition, adventure, tough heroes, parents and children, wooing, drunk, adopted son ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Blind Fists of Bruce (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The incomparable martial arts expert, Bruce Li, stars as a wealthy hero who defends his village from the assaults of ill-wishers.
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, crimes, gangsters, heroes, adventure, gang, rivalry, heroic mission, village life, village, brawl ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Magic Crane (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: On his way to a congress of kung fu masters, an initiate falls from a high cliff, only to be rescued by lovely Tien Lam (Anita Mui), who rides a huge (and sorry-looking) crane. The rest of the movie features a battle between warring martial arts ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, turtle, bat, magic, battles, superhero, supernatural ability, supernatural, escapades, adventure, rivalry, heroes ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, wing chun, martial artist, kung fu master, kung fu
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38%
The Dead and the Deadly (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wah Li, known as Fat Boy to his friends, lives with his great-uncle the priest (Uncle). Together with his oddball friends Lai Li and Momo, Wah Li helps Uncle to run the local funeral services. When the body Ma Lun Chio is brought back to the village ...
Style: parody, fairy tale
Plot: ghost, fake death, impotence, funeral, priest, kung fu, martial arts, supernatural power, sorcerer, faked death
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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My Lucky Stars 2: Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The third installment in the Lucky Stars series, following Winners and Sinners (1983) and My Lucky Stars (1985)... The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: martial arts, farce, disorder, down on your luck, partners, undercover, crimes, rivalry, law enforcement, nothing goes right, transvestism, gang ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Magnificent Butcher (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A plump butcher student of 'Wong Fei Hung', Lam Sai-Wing (Sammo) gets into trouble with a rival kung-fu school known as 'Five Dragons'. He is accused of raping the Head of that school's goddaughter and killing his son. Now ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, kung fu, master warrior, kung fu classic, folk hero, crimes, hopes, heroes, nothing goes right, gang, master criminal ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: martial arts, school, kung fu, heroes, rivalry, leadership, adventure, crimes, village, vengeance, murder, village life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Warriors Two (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In an attempt to save his village from being taken over by brutes, Wah is beaten to a pulp and his mother brutally murdered. Determined to take revenge, Wah learns the art of Wing Chun and enters into a showdown with the nasty villains.
Style: realistic, serious, epic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, vigilantism, bank, vengeance, against the odds, righting the wronged, crimes, heroes, good versus evil, ambition, gang ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Returning home with his father after a shopping expedition, Wong Fei-Hong is unwittingly caught up in the battle between foreigners who wish to export ancient Chinese artifacts and loyalists who don't want the pieces to leave the country. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, martial artist, fistfight, heroes, farce, good versus evil, kung fu master, goofy hero, boxing, cult, righting the wronged ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Encounter of the Spooky Kind II (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Impoverished teahouse worker (and martial-arts student) Abao is engaged to his boss' daughter, Little Chu, and fights to protect her from the lecherous advances of the wealthy but repulsive Master Shi. The two men's romantic rivalry ...
Plot: dog, nudity (full frontal - brief), catatonic state, magic, possession, ghost, zombie, snake, martial arts, vampire, monkey, cockroach ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Sword Stained with Royal Blood (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After the death of Marshal Yuen, a princess is arrested by a constable whilst training with her kung-fu teacher. They are soon drawn into a conflict which centres around the mysterious man with the golden snake sword - an incredibly powerful magical ...
Plot: master apprentice relationship, friendship, princess, love, friendship between men, fencing, sword, martial arts, sword fight, snake, female thief, tragic love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%