Movies like The Red Mosquito

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The Red Mosquito
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Story: Johnny Angel is an everyday Joe kinder guy, happy go lucky, working class who stays out of trouble and away from strange characters, has few friends, but that is by his choice, and his best friend in which they know each other for a very long time is the only person he hangs around with, otherwise most of the time he spends it alone, he likes his own company, girlfriends he had just a few, as he finds relationships to complicated to handle, he is a dreamer but talented in graphics design, photograph & art & he likes to travel, when he went to the Philippines and saw the poverty that really existed out there, where people are born in the street, live in the street and die in the street, he came up with the idea of raising money by riding a motorbike from London to Manila in which he called it: The Red Mosquito. The film is based on this idea that nearly became a true story. Johnny Angel is being bet upon by two grizzley men that he will not make the journey within a certain time, where...
Plot: martial arts, samurai sword, kung fu

Most similar movies to The Red Mosquito

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, realistic and stylized films with plots about kung fu, martial arts, samurai sword, violence, katana sword, rivalry and sword fight mostly in Action, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Red Mosquito: Dune Warriors (1990), Power Rangers Samurai (2011), Vampire Effect (2003), The Legend II (1993), Fireback (1983). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 248
Dune Warriors
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After the end of the world, Earth is a thirsty planet ruled by vicious warlords. One woman is brave enough to fight back; she bands together five warriors to save her town and their precious water
Plot: post apocalypse, samurai sword, battlefield, ambush, gunfight, explosion, desert, sword fight, fictional war, female fighter, female warrior, sword duel ...
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Power Rangers Samurai
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A new generation of Power Rangers must master the mystical and ancient Samurai Symbols of Power which give them control over the elements of Fire, Water, Sky, Forest, and Earth. Under the guidance of their all-knowing mentor and the aid of their ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, save the world, adventure, danger, escapades, family, heroes, imaginary, superhero, rivalry, samurai, superhuman powers ...
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Vampire Effect
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An evil Duke attempts to kill and collect the blood of a royal family of European vampires in order to become all powerful. The only surviving member of the family travels to Hong Kong, only to complicate his struggle by falling in love with a ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, heroic mission, heroes, rivalry, vampire, twins, siblings relations, royal family, fall in love, deadly, supernatural, violence ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   83%
    User:   86%
 
The Legend II
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The hero Fong Sai Yuk becomes involved in the secret brotherhood "The Red Flower", who are trying to overthrow the Manchurian emperor and re-establishing the Ming dynasty. The social upheaval is combined with Sai Yuk's personal moral ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master villain, betrayal, adventure, daring rescue, rescue, heroic mission, danger, heroes, rivalry, redemption, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages
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System:   82%
    User:   87%
 
 5.8
 92
Fireback
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack Kaplan is a US Army Soldier and Weapons Expert liberated by a "rescue team", he returns home to the United States only to find out that his wife Diane has been captured by infatuated gangster Duffy Collins. Kaplan embarks on a mission ...
Plot: revenge, kidnapping, ninja, hand grenade, explosion, village, gunfight, martial arts, hand to hand combat, brawl, tough guy, blood spatter ...
Place: vietnam
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System:   80%
    User:   96%
 
Samurai Commando Mission 1549
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: exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, soldier, changing the past or future, time travel, battles, danger, escapades, disorder, rescue, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, good versus evil ...
Time: 16th century, 19th century, 1500s
Place: asia, japan
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System:   71%
    User:   84%
 
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Black Samurai
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Robert Sand, agent of D.R.A.G.O.N. (Defense Reserve Agency Guardian Of Nations), is playing tennis on his vacation with a beautiful black girl, when his commanding officers ask him to save a Chinese girl who happens to be Sand's girlfriend, and ...
Plot: falling into water, warlock, sunbathing, terrorist plot, rattlesnake, martial artist, kendo, katana sword, striptease, vulture, nunchaku, cobra ...
Place: mexico
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System:   66%
    User:   57%
 
Karate Warriors
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The fourth and final film in the "Street Fighter" series, where Tsurugi protects a little boy while coping with rival gangs.
Plot: gang war, martial arts, karate, yakuza, revenge, fight, fistfight, kung fu, duel, drifter, anti hero, bar fight ...
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System:   65%
    User:   65%
 
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Tiger Claws
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The police does not know what to do. They have to deal with a serial killer who aims at martial arts masters. One after another is killed in the same brutal way. This may be a chance for detective Linda Masterson to work on her first murder case. ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master criminal, crime, master warrior, serial killer, murder, tough heroes, police investigation, crimes, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   52%
 
Legend of Eight Samurai
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The evil Hikita clan rises from the dead to fulfill a curse on the Satomi clan by restoring the face of their warlord by using the skin of Princess Shizu. In the process of trying to capture her, the clan murders her entire family, but Princess ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, good versus evil, palaces castles and temples, adventure, ghost, master warrior, supernatural ability, daring rescue, vengeance, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   52%
 
American Yakuza
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Nick Davis leaves prison after one year in solitaire, he is hired to operate forklift in a warehouse in the harbor owned by the Japanese Yakuza patriarch Isshin Tendo. The place is assaulted by the Italian Mafia leaded by Dino Campanela and ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, gang, crime, gangsters, master criminal, one man army, partners against crime, secret agents, special agents, tough law enforcer, police corruption, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   62%
 
Teen Titans: Trouble in Tokyo
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: America's coolest heroes, the Teen Titans, go to Tokyo to track down the mysterious Japanese criminal Brushogun.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, androids and robots, master warrior, secret identity, one man army, superhero, superhuman powers, young heroes, fighting crime, heroic mission, crimes ...
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
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System:   54%
    User:   53%
 
Diamond Ninja Force
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The evil Black Ninja Clan tries to steal the Golden Ninja statue from Ninja Master Gordon.
Plot: ninja, moustache, spirit, bathing, working out, drinking contest, exercise, taking a bath, fighting style, grass, magic spell, visual hallucination ...
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System:   54%
    User:   60%
 
Rurouni Kenshin: Trust & Betrayal
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A young boy is saved from death at the hands of bandits by a passing swordsman. The swordsman offers to take the boy in as his apprentice and renames him "Kenshin". After years of training, Kenshin abandons his master to join the growing ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Plot: samurai, martial arts, master warrior, redemption, heroic mission, revolution, heroes, adventure, hopes, tragedy, idealism, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   53%
 
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Kung Fu Killer
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: China is in unrest, as the Republic falls prey to Warlords like Kahn Xin, who holds an entire province hostage to the opium trade—and destroys all who oppose him. Only the revered Wudang monks dare stand in Kahn’s way in order to protect the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, revenge, escapades, rivalry, obsessive quest, race against time ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   56%
 
Duel to Death
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: One of the last of the Old School Hong Kong martial arts flicks, this one deals with a legendary competition in swordplay and fighting that ends up being fought between two great warriors, a Chinese man and a Japanese man, who, over the course of ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, danger, heroes, rivalry, samurai, betrayal, contests and competitions, heroic mission, kidnapping, crimes, wiretap, sword duel ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   50%
 
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Shao Lin men
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A survivor of an attack on a rebel group opposing the Manchu invasion of China creates the Goose Fist fighting technique and tries for revenge on a traitor.
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, secret agents, daring rescue, school, track down, palaces castles and temples, vengeance, culture clash, heroic mission, working undercover, tough heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   56%
 
One-Armed Swordsman
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An evil gang attacks the Chi school of Golden Sword Kung Fu. One student sacrifices his life to save his teacher and his school, his dying wish is that his son be taken in as a student. Young Fang Kang grows up in the school and treasures his ...
Style: emotional, serious, offbeat, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, anti heroes, gory, disability, heroes, rivalry, master warrior, rich and poor, fall in love, danger, love and romance, misfit ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   53%
 
Scooby-Doo and the Samurai Sword
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The gang of Mystery Inc. take a trip to Japan and find themselves circling Asia and the Pacific in a treasure hunt, racing against the vengeful Black Samurai and his Ninja warriors to find the legendary Sword of Fate, an ancient blade fabled to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, danger, escapades, family, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, amateur detective, mystery, samurai, chase, pets ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
For Y'ur Height Only
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Mr. Giant has kidnapped the brilliant Dr. Van Kohler and is planning to use the Doctor's invention, the N-bomb, to hold the world hostage. The only one who can foil Mr. Giant's evil scheme is Agent 00, a 3-foot-tall filipino martial arts ...
Plot: james bond spoof, spy, kung fu, gadget, secret agent, island, undercover agent, espionage, dwarf, midget, martial arts, intelligence ...
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System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
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Vanishing Son
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two students in the Peoples Republic of China are forced to flee out of China after having taken part in a protest action for freedom. They come to America, and try to build up a new life. After a while, one of the brothers pursues a musical career ...
Plot: student, violence, chinese, chinaman, beefcake martial arts, martial artist, stylized violence, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, asian, two man army, beefcake ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   55%
 
Little Big Soldier
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a farmer forced into conscription, who has been looking to get out of the army ever since. His great chance arrives when he stumbles upon a wounded general from an enemy state, and he kidnaps him, intending to claim credit for the ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, martial arts, adventure, survival, anti war, captivity, escapades, hostages, escape, musician, dark hero, samurai sword ...
Time: ancient history
Place: asia, china
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System:   44%
    User:   39%
 
Thunder and Lightning
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young man who hauls liquor for moonshiners comes up against a competing gang of moonshiners who intend to get rid of him and take over his operation.
Plot: moonshine, bootlegging, fistfight, kung fu, shotgun, explosion, bartender, swamp, brawl, hand to hand combat, martial arts, one man army ...
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System:   42%
    User:   49%
 
Prince of the Sun
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cynthia Rothrock helps to protect a Buddhist boy from villains who wish to stop him from becoming the Prince of the Sun.
Plot: protector, traitor, martial arts, magic, stowaway, buddhism, kung fu
Place: tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   45%
 
The Challenge
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Rick, a down-and-out American boxer, is hired to transport a sword to Japan, unaware that the whole thing is a set up in a bitter blood-feud between two brothers, one who follows the traditional path of the samurai and the other a businessman. At ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, adventure, gang, gangsters, master warrior, sword fight, track down, vengeance, aikido, vigilantism, redemption ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
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Pedicab Driver
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lo Tung and his friend Malted Candy, pedicab drivers working the streets of Macao, have both fallen in love. The problem is that both their objects of affection - one a baker, the other a prostitute - are working under cruel and lecherous bosses. ...
Plot: martial arts, revenge, violence, prostitution, fight, kung fu, stick fight
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System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
The Helix... Loaded
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: This sci-fi thriller explores the journey of the "Other Ones" and thrie search for a mysterious new super drug and it's illusuve creator Oprheum. Loaded and guided only by "The Orifice" the "Other Ones" must decide ...
Plot: cnn reporter, kung fu, martial arts, secret agent, cyberpunk
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   42%
 
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Jade Tiger
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Story: The headless corpse of the Chao Clan patriarch and the theft of a jade tiger set in motion another successful collaboration between three of the biggest names in swordplay action dramas: director Chu Yuan, martial arts novelist Ku Lung, and kung-fu ...
Plot: anti war, kung fu classic, plot twist, death, blood, revenge, violence, martial arts, kung fu
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   32%
 
Emergency Police Lady
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A group of police women keep the city safe. A normal day day includes everything from battling robbers to going undercover to break up a arms deal that threatens the city.
Plot: tragedy, martial arts, policewoman, judo, martial arts training, violence against women, kung fu, explosion, nerd
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   30%
 
Beauty Investigator
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A serial killer is loose in Hong Kong, murdering hostesses from high class night clubs. As punishment for their flaky style and lack of discipline, two young policewomen are assigned to work undercover as hostesses to catch the sadist. While solving ...
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: exploding car, martial arts, policewoman, loss of loved one, kung fu, shower, car chase, revenge, undercover
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System:   35%
    User:   28%
 
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