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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, sword, duel, tournament, kendo, staff, showdown, spear, combat, picture, origami, medal, adventure, crimes, youth, friendship, heroes, friends, family relations, contests and competitions, ambition, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china, asia

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Choyleefut: Speed of Light (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic
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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, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 30s, 1930s
Place: china, korea, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
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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: rough, serious, exciting, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Place: china, asia
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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 ...
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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: exciting, rough, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Thailand
Duration: 116 min.
Story: After learning the art of muay thai fighting from skilled masters, small town friends Piak (Akara Amarttayakul) and Phao (Thawatchai Phanpakdee) move their passion to Bangkok, where they become active in underground activities that put what ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Guy with Secret Kung Fu (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, serious, suspenseful, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
Place: asia, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ...
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Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Crippled Masters (1979)
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Challenge of the Masters (1976)
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Duration: 95 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Fist of Legend (1994)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 95 min.
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
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Duration: 109 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough, cult film
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 108 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)
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Duration: 90 min.
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