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Jackie Chan Presents: Wushu (2008)
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Jackie Chan Presents: Wushu (2008)
Original name: 武术之少年行
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Ten years ago, five students joined a martial arts school and learned the disciplines of Wushu and the bonds of friendship. Today, both will be put to the test after they and a former student stumble into a child kidnapping ring
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, coming of age, coach, duel, tournament, staff, sword, spear, medal, kendo, origami, adventure, crimes, youth, friendship, heroes, friends, family relations, contests and competitions, ambition, good versus evil, master warrior, buddies, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, heroes, kung fu, master warrior, vengeance and violence mostly in Action, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Jackie Chan Presents: Wushu: The Karate Kid (2010), Choyleefut: Speed of Light (2011), Hapkido (1972), The Shaolin Temple (1982), The Guy with Secret Kung Fu (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.2
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The Karate Kid (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Romance, Sport
Country: USA, China
Duration: 140 min.
Story: 12-year-old Dre Parker could have been the most popular kid in Detroit, but his mother's latest career move has landed him in China. Dre immediately falls for his classmate Mei Ying but the cultural differences make such a friendship ...
Style: sincere, sentimental, uplifting, entertaining, inspirational ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, contests and competitions, human spirit, underdog, friendship, sport, teaching the ways of the world, teachers and students, mentor, intergenerational friendship, perseverance, audition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: china, asia, michigan, beijing china, detroit ...
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100%
Choyleefut: Speed of Light (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Having taken his father's advice, one man decides to return home in pursuit of a fresh start. While training at his father's martial arts school, he learns that his father has given consent to sell the school to a rival martial arts school.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, athlete and trainer, love and romance, contests and competitions, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, buddies, ambition, love affair, unlikely couple, power relations, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.9
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Hapkido (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Korea, 1934. During the Japanese occupation, there is open warfare between rival martial arts schools. There is a fight in the marketplace, and three Chinese students can't stand the unfair way of students that side up with the invasors, when ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, kung fu, human spirit, ambition, against the odds, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, society, culture clash, vigilantism, heroes ...
Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: korea, china, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Shaolin Temple (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Tang emperor is betrayed by one of his generals, who installs himself as emperor in the East Capital. The son of one of his slave workers escapes to the Shaolin Temple, learns kung fu, and sets out to kill the traitor who killed his father. ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, track down, vengeance, rivalry, monk, tough heroes, renegades, heroic mission, escapades, crimes, adventure ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Guy with Secret Kung Fu (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Guy with Secret Kung Fu stars Meng Fei and Li Chung Chien as two anti-Qing rebels and kung fu fighters who frequently rescue damsels in distress, including one memorable boat fight at the very beginning of the film. Thugs try to board a boat ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, martial arts, hand to hand combat, ambush, beating, fight, soldier, danger, deadly, siblings relations, adventure, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Snake-Crane Secret (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Snake and Crane Secret is a fast paced martial arts action film about a familys battle for survival. A family tries to uphold their honor while keeping their Sacred Kung Fu book from getting into the wrong hands. A tale of deceit mistrust and ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, cult, family relations, tough heroes, heroes, escapades, legends and myths, gangsters, master villain, rivalry, danger, betrayal ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Executioners from Shaolin (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple unite - she is fluent in the crane style of kung fu, he in tiger style. They have a son, but the boy's father is killed by the evil eunuch Pai Mei. Disguised as a girl, his mom trains him in crane style while he secretly learns tiger ...
Style: realistic, tense, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, shaolin, tough heroes, battles, palaces castles and temples, failed attempt, mortal combat, one man army, heroes, master villain, master warrior ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Clan of the White Lotus (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shaolin practitioners and brothers Wu and Hung kill the merciless Pai Mei. However, Pai Mei's even more merciless brother White Lotus takes revenge; killing most of the Shaolin disciples, including Wu and Hung's girlfriend, leaving only ...
Style: realistic, exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, heroes, danger, rivalry, vengeance, revenge, kung fu classic, kung fu, buddhist monk ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Born to Fight (2011)
Genre: Action, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Steve Austin is Dan Barnes, a former heavyweight boxer who hangs up his gloves to escape his violent lifestyle. Dans life is quickly turned upside down when the resident boxing champion makes his presence felt by dominating all opponents who stand ...
Style: uplifting, sincere, serious, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: underdog, friendship, rivalry, school, teachers and students, teaching the ways of the world, coming of age, human spirit, high school, boxing, janitor, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
Place: asia, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Challenge of the Masters (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Wong family kung fu school gets smacked around by a rival school. Wong Fei-hong gets fed up with the abuse and goes to learn from his fathers master. After one of the rival schools members kills some of the towns people Wong Fei-hong becomes ...
Style: stylized, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, school, battles, righting the wronged, tough heroes, vigilantism, best friends, injustice, good versus evil, vengeance, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.3
 1K
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, epic, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, contests and competitions, heroes, righting the wronged, womanizer, gang, ambition, bank, rivalry, vigilantism, master criminal, against the odds ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jackson is back, and now he has a new partner, karate champion Sean, as they must face a deadly terrorist known as "The Cobra", who has infected Sean with a virus. Sean and Jackson have no choice but to fight the Cobra and his bands of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, good versus evil, terrorism, manhunt, vengeance, island, tough heroes, deadly, kidnapping, plague, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: japan, caribbean, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
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Brothers Five (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The 5 Kao brothers, separated since childhood, are unaware that the master Teng Lung Manor, Lung Chen-feng has killed their father. All five, however, seek to defeat the vicious gangsters at the Manor.
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Deadly Duo (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fist of Legend (1994)
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chen Zhen, a Chinese engineering student in Kyoto, who braves the insults and abuse of his Japanse fellow students for his local love Mitsuko Yamada, daughter of the director, returns in 1937 to his native Shangai, under Japanse protectorate -in ...
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Prodigal Son (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
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Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
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Audience: boys' night
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Crippled Masters (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
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Style: bleak, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
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Genre: Action, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 1K
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
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Style: serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, stylized
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Bare Knuckles (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
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Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.1
 3K
The Blade (1995)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A young man adopted by a renowned swordsmith, discovers that his real father was killed by a powerful bandit called Lung. Leaving to seek revenge, he runs foul of a group of vicious desert scum, losing his right arm in the process. After being ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting ...
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Time: 90s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Two Champions of Shaolin (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shaolin warrior Tung Chien-chen is injured in battle against the hated Wu Tang clan, and nursed back to health by a knife-throwing master. As he recovers, Tung learns this deadly art, and also falls in love with his teacher's daughter. But when ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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