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A Chinese Ghost Story II (1990)
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A Chinese Ghost Story II (1990)
Original name: 倩女幽魂II人間道
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Several years after his beloved Nieh has gone, Ning is innocently put into jail. Luckily, he meets a scholar, Elder Chu Kot, in the prison who finally helps him escape. Ning then meets a young witty monk Autumn. They become friends and live in an abandoned villa together. The villa is horrific, yet they choose to stay for a while. Later that night, some ghosts suddenly appear and attack; two parties fight heavily. But after clarifications, Ning and Autumn find that "the ghosts" are humans in disguise, who intend to save their leader from imprisonment but not hurting innocence. Among them, Ning finds someone who looks identical to Nieh, and considers she is the reincarnated Nieh. A real giant zombie has seen all these in behind and is ready to ambush...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious, allegory, visually appealing, futuristic, macabre, tense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ghost, escape, supernatural, demon, romance, adventure, heroes, clergy, supernatural ability, love and romance, good versus evil, fall in love, collector, love affair, danger, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, rescue, supernatural romance, master villain, spirit, rebellion, rebel ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out stylized, exciting, serious and atmospheric films with plots about rivalry, heroes, martial arts, escapades, adventure, danger and good versus evil mostly in Action, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like A Chinese Ghost Story II: Green Snake (1993), The Bride with White Hair (1993), Volcano High (2001), The Bride with White Hair 2 (1993), Swordsman III: The East Is Red (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Chinese Ghost Story (1987)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Ning Tsai-Shen, a humble tax collector, arrives in a small town to carry out his work. No one is willing to give him shelter for the night, so he ends up in the haunted Lan Ro temple. There, he meets Taoist Swordsman Yen Che-Hsia, and the beautiful ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ghost, good versus evil, supernatural, romance, curses spells and rituals, true love, fall in love, danger, adventure, martial arts, heroic mission, love affair ...
Time: 18th century, 80s
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo, japan
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100%
A Chinese Ghost Story III (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Having slept for a century, the monstrous Tree Devil is now awaken and starts finding lost souls again. One stormy night, a wise High Priest and his student Fong pass by the Orchid Temple and realize that it is haunted. Fong encounters two evil ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, tense, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: destiny, martial arts, ghost, romance, master warrior, adventure, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, supernatural romance, heroes, supernatural ability ...
Place: ancient china, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Green Snake (1993)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A mischievous snake who assumes human form interferes with the romance between her reptilian sister and a hapless man.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, surreal, serious, allegory ...
Plot: martial arts, dangerous attraction, hidden identity, good versus evil, supernatural romance, danger, fall in love, rivalry, supernatural, romance, curses spells and rituals, clergy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bride with White Hair (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war against foreign tribes and an evil cult. One day, he meets the beautiful ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, surreal, scary, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, martial arts, supernatural, tragic hero, good versus evil, love and romance, escapades, vengeance, wizards and magicians, tragic love, love affair, dragon ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Volcano High (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Volcano High School is marking its 108th. Every student is a martial arts expert, so it is not surprising to see tea leaves moving in the shape of dragons or hallway windows shattering into bits with no one touching them. At Volcano High, the legend ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, heroic mission, adventure, vengeance, fish out of water, supernatural ability, haunted by the past, teachers and students, rivalry, youth, goofy hero ...
Place: korea, south korea, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Bride with White Hair 2 (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For ten years, Cho has been in the snow of Mount Shin Fung waiting for a rare flower to blossom that will cure his wife who, back in Chung Yuan, is slowly killing all of the members of the Eight Big Clans. Something Cho did to her early in their ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, scary
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Swordsman III: The East Is Red (1993)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A royal official accompanies a Portuguese warship to the Black Cliffs to see the site of the defeat of the evil Invincible Asia, who attained supernatural abilities by following the sacred scroll and castrating himself.
Style: serious
Plot: martial arts, gender bending, vengeance, wizards and magicians, escapades, rivalry, danger, adventure, supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Swordsman II (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jet Li plays Ling, a student from the Blue Mountain school of martial arts, who, along with fellow students and Kiddo, find themselves embroiled in a country-wide political/clan war with the Highlander clan in the forefront of the battle.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, betrayal, martial arts, tough heroes, escape attempt, mortal combat, danger, rescue, adventure, rivalry ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The White Haired Witch of Lunar Kingdom (2014)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the twilight of the Ming Dynasty, the Imperial court is plagued by corruption as tyrants rule over the land. With the Manchurians preying on a weakened empire, war is imminent. To save the victims from their suffering, sorceress Jade Raksha ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, stylized, tense ...
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Time: ancient history
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Butterfly and Sword (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Dynamo Michelle Khan stars as a loyalist who attempts to keep the King's empire from being overthrown by a revolutionary group. Top fight action.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, tense
Audience: boys' night
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Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Zhongkui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Chinese legendary anti-hero Zhong Kui, a young man endowed with mysterious powers who is forced into a battle among the realms of Heaven, Earth and Hell in the course of his attempt to save his countrymen and the woman he loves.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, entertaining, tense ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, good versus evil, adventure, curses spells and rituals, love affair, escapades, master warrior, supernatural, legends and myths, love and romance, imaginary, supernatural ability ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the fifth century, constant civil war scars western China. To escape death, Ti, a young scout, jumps through a crevice in the Zu mountains where he meets and becomes the apprentice of Ting Yin, a spiritual man with great fighting powers. They ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, serious, surreal ...
Plot: soldier, good versus evil, ghost, martial arts, mountain, supernatural, rescue, hopes, superhero, save the world, twins, supernatural ability ...
Place: hong kong, china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Assassin's Blade (2008)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This movie is based on the Butterfly Lovers, or Liang Zhu, a Chinese legend about the tragic romance between two lovers, Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai. Retelling the Wuxia version of the story, it was filmed in Shanghai in 2008. The story features ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, stylized ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Storm Warriors (2009)
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Duration: 111 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.2
 514
Treasure Hunt (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
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Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, epic, serious ...
Plot: legends and myths, martial arts, heroes, ghost, reincarnation, supernatural, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, obsessive quest, demon, magic ...
Time: ancient history
Place: asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora's Box (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 87 min.
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Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, reincarnation, changing the past or future, legends and myths, time travel, supernatural, rescue, hopes, good versus evil, love and romance, master warrior, clergy ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Tai Chi II (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A young Tai Chi master fights Opium smugglers with the aid of his powerful braid while wooing a girl.
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 90s
Place: china, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Spiritual Kung Fu (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jackie Chan plays the part of the class clown in a shaolin temple whose deadliest secret is stolen. All is lost until Jackie's character discovers dancing blue ghosts with bright red hair who haunt the library.
Style: serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Legend (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This Hong Kong martial-arts extravaganza tells of evil emperors and true love. The secret Red Lotus Flower Society is committed to the overthrow of the evil Manchu Emperor and his minions. One of his Governors is sent on a mission to retrieve a list ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, heroes, emperor, burned alive, cross dressing, romance, righting the wronged, couples, dishonesty, hopes, society ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, hong kong, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The White Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this swordfighting comedy, a young noblewoman falls in love with a prince of the Imperial House. By accident, she acquires the martial arts skills of the White Dragon. New in her power, she learns that there are definite advantages in performing ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, tragic hero, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, love affair, fall in love, true love, escapades, rivalry, danger, intrigue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
New Mr. Vampire 2 (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Lam Ching-Ying returns as the famous "Vampire Buster," this time starring as the One-Eyebrown Priest. To save the village from paranormal menaces, he deals with and battles a host of mysterious creatures including: a little mischievous ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, gothic, humorous ...
Plot: vampire, ghost, escapades, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, heroes, deadly, curses spells and rituals, mad scientist, rivalry, babies and infants ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
A Chinese Tall Story (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young monk Taka and his three disciples are captured by a demonic tree. Taka manages to escape thanks to the magic stick of Monkey King and decided to go free his companions. En route, he encounters a strange ally called Meiyan, a girl who is ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: rescue, battles, fall in love, obsessive quest, heroes, rivalry, escapades, clergy, imaginary, danger, wizards and magicians, destiny ...
Place: himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 3K
Mr. Vampire (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The planned reburial of a village elder goes awry as the corpse resurrects into a hopping, bloodthirsty vampire, threatening mankind. Therefore, a Taoist Priest and his two disciples attempt to stop the terror.
Style: humorous, scary, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, ghost, martial arts, supernatural, deadly, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, zombie, clergy, supernatural ability, supernatural power ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Burning Paradise (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An exotic, legendary battle between the forces of good and evil comes to life as the celebrated disciples of the Shaolin Temple -- monks who practice a lethal and spiritual form of martial arts -- fight the evil followers of China's Manchu ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, gang, imaginary, heroes, master warrior, daring rescue, adventure, danger, prison, confined, crimes ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Legend of the Red Reaper (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For a thousand years, the Reapers guarded mankind from the demons that wait in the dark. Now, at the beginning of a new age, the Reapers are betrayed and slaughtered. Only one Reaper remains - Red, and she's out to exact revenge.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating
Plot: dark fantasy, supernatural romance, adventure, save the world, supernatural, good versus evil, forbidden love, betrayal, escapades, supernatural ability, danger, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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