Movies like Tigershark

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Tigershark (1987)
 3.7
 50
Tigershark (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Action movie directed by Emmett Alston.
Plot: drug traffic, martial arts, vietnam veteran, jungle, kidnapping, revenge, child killed, abuse of power, fake injury, fictional country, blind man, crossbow, taxi driver, helicopter, rooster, blonde, punch, machine gun, airport

Most similar movies to Tigershark

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, violence, revenge, kung fu, fistfight, rivalry and hand to hand combat mostly in Action, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Tigershark: Kill Squad (1982), Fireback (1983), Shaolin Invincibles (1977), Shaolin Handlock (1978), Hardcase and Fist (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.3
 222
Kill Squad (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wealthy business man is a victim of an assault and is shot and wheelchair bound while his wife is gang raped and murdered. He then assembles his motley squad of Vietnam buddies to kung fu their way to revenge and get those muthas back.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: martial arts, revenge, vietnam veteran, violence, murder, hitman, accident, karate, fight, kung fu, blood, gun
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.8
 92
Fireback (1983)
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, hand grenade, ninja, explosion, gunfight, raid, bazooka, hitman, ambush, martial arts, brawl ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Shaolin Invincibles (1977)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Judy Lee (Chia Ling) is out to avenge the massacre of her family by the Emperor's men and is assisted by another young woman, played by Lung Chun Erh. The two infiltrate the Emperor's court by posing as maids. Carter Wong plays a kung fu ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, revenge, kung fu master, female martial artist, sword fight, heroine, emperor, king, gorilla
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Shaolin Handlock (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: As an expert of the 'Cross fists' technique, a reclusive kung fu master Li Pai perfects a lethal maneuver called the 'Shaolin Handlock' while an old wolf-in-sheep's-clothing friend Fang Yun-piao pays the unwitting Li a ...
Plot: revenge, martial arts, kung fu, kung fu master, murder, violence, motorcycle, undercover, choke hold, somersault
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Hardcase and Fist (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When Bud McCall is framed for a drugs charge he ends up in prison and he must prove his innocence by testifying against his former police partner to put him and his gang behind bars for good.
Plot: martial arts, stripper, mullet, dirty cop, vietnam veteran, revenge, bound and gagged, prison, violence, abduction, wrongful imprisonment, hitman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.3
 946
Legacy of Rage (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Brandon plays Brandon Ma, a regular working Joe who holds down two jobs, so he can support his girlfriend May and his dream of owning a motorcycle. Brandon's best friend is Michael, an ambitious and murderous dope peddler. Michael covets May ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, gangsters, vengeance, friendship, frame up, kidnapping, murder, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, prison life ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.0
 342
White Tiger (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When D.E.A. agent Mike Ryan undertakes the huge task of avenging the brutal murder of the partner John Grogan, he find he must fight both sides; the murderer and his double crossing police buddies. Now with the unexpected help of the lovely Jade, he ...
Plot: martial arts, revenge, chinese, betrayal, murder, drug dealing, dirty cop, sex scene, boat, assassin, topless, cop killer
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.5
 3K
Eliminators (2016)
Genre: Action
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A former US Federal Agent must abandon the witness protection program and come out of hiding when his London home is invaded in error due to a wrong address. When the event ends with multiple homicides, the news triggers those hunting him to send ...
Plot: widower, martial arts, assassin, revenge, agent, kidnapping, daughter, witness protection program, explosion, revolver, shot in the head, pub ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 5.4
 62
Joe Bullet (1973)
Genre: Action
Country: South Africa
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When local soccer team The Eagles fall prey to a series of onslaughts from a mysterious gangster only a week before the championship final, the team turns to the one man that can help save their chances at victory – Joe Bullet (Ken Gampu). Joe ...
Plot: martial arts, sexploitation, kidnapping, soccer, assassin, violence, gangster, exploitation
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
BKO: Bangkok Knockout (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: Thailand
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A group of martial arts students are enjoying a reunion party when a bomb goes off in the building. When they wake up, some of their friends have been kidnapped and they soon find a group of assassins coming after them. The only way to survive is to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, daring rescue, rivalry, bombing, assassin, master warrior, heroic mission, crimes, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.8
 117
Scorpion (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A top counter-intelligence agent thwarts a hijacking and is assigned to protect one of the terrorists who plan to turn evidence over for a plea bargain. Unfortunately, the terrorist organization attacks where the agent is guarding the man, wounding ...
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, terrorist, secret agent, police, agent, sex, violence, airport, kgb, protection, moustache ...
Place: hawaii, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.7
 778
TNT Jackson (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A woman encounters thugs and drug dealers after traveling to Hong Kong to search for her missing brother.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, sex, revenge, drug smuggling, one woman army, ambush, parade, karate, kung fu, nude black woman, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Shootfighter II (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this martial-arts actioner, Miami mobsters find themselves in mortal danger after an angry police chief hires the world's most vicious fighters and uses them to launch a city-wide vendetta
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, deadly, rivalry, master warrior, contests and competitions, vengeance, working undercover, ambition, danger, heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 227
Ballistic (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jesse Gavin is an undercover cop, part of an elite police team and highly skilled in lethal martial arts! She is suspended from the force after a witness that she was supposed to protect is killed. She must now find out what happened and clear up ...
Plot: martial arts, femme fatale, undercover cop, villainess, art, neck breaking, policewoman, fight to the death, female killer, woman's neck broken, bare breasts, female bodybuilder
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.2
 322
Death Force (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, War
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Leon Isaac Kennedy is Doug Russell, an American who steals a shipment of gold in the Philippines with two Vietnam War buddies, who cut his throat and throw him overboard. Russell washes ashore an island inhabited by two Japanese soldiers stranded ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: vietnam veteran, revenge, martial arts, stranded, last stand, main character dies, main character shot, man kills a woman, tragic hero, fencing, death of hero, bayonet ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.7
 46
Blackbelt II (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Brad Spyder flies to Hawaii to uncover a web of bribery, betrayal and lies and when Spyder finds his partner dead, a cat and mouse game between killer and cop begins.
Plot: martial arts, cat and mouse, violence, fistfight, karate, action violence, hand to hand combat, karate kick, karate chop
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 79
To the Death (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Kickboxing champ Rick Quinn decides to retire from the ring, but his main adversary, Denard, wants him to fight again and murders Quinn's wife. Quinn suspects Denard, but can't do anything. Three month later, Quinn is jailed after a ...
Plot: kickboxing, martial arts, kickboxer, martial arts training, fight, revenge, sexploitation, kiss, blood, foot chase, machine gun, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 705
Kung Fu Killer (2008)
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, escapades, rivalry, obsessive quest, race against time ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Shootfighter: Fight to the Death (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nick and Ruben are hoodwinked into a "shootfighter" (no-holds-barred, to the death) martial arts match by the evil Mr. Lee, who has a grudge against world shootfighter champ(and teacher of Nick and Ruben) Shingo.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ambition, deadly, rivalry, buddies, master warrior, contests and competitions, crimes, danger, gory, battles, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.7
 230
Alley Cat (1984)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A beautiful young martial arts expert stops a vicious street gang from robbing her grandparents' house. The gang marks her for murder, but her grandparents are killed instead. The girl sets out to take her revenge on the gang.
Plot: revenge, gang, vigilante, murder, violence, shower, female nudity, panties, red panties, erotica, see through panties, kicked in the groin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 310
Low Blow (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Leo Fong plays a private investigator who is in search of a young girl kidnapped by a religious cult. Destined to save her, he teams up with a Vietnam vet, a pro-boxing champ and a former cop to save her...
Plot: martial arts, fight, villainess, cult, kidnapped girl, infiltration, crime fighter, boxing gloves, martial arts tournament, martial artist, boxer, armed robbery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.1
 88
Kill Crazy (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Five Vietnam vets, on release from a mental hospital, think they're headed for a weekend camping trip. Instead they become target practice for an army of killers playing violent war games. It's a massacre until one of the vets becomes a ...
Plot: target practice, vietnam veteran, human prey, rescue, battlefield, damsel in distress, neck breaking, ambush, one man army, one against many, tough guy, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.3
 304
Jaguar Lives! (1979)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The world's newest kung fu legend, Joe Lewis, takes on evil gangsters and saves the world.
Style: semi serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, james bond spoof, adventure, secret agents, espionage, heroic mission, working undercover, crimes, danger, heroes, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 6.1
 811
Bloodmatch (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is on a mission to find out which one of the world's greatest kickboxers killed his brother. Five years ago, one of the four champs was fixing fights and set up his brother in the fight that took his life. Now Bardo must take on the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, murder, crimes, adventure, fight, revenge, deadly, crime, rivalry, gang, investigation, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.8
 48
Beyond Fear (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Martial Arts Champion Mimi Lesseos is back - and the wilderness just got wilder! Tipper Taylor, martial arts expert turned wilderness tour guide, is stalked deep in the wilderness by two desperate men who will stop at nothing to retrieve a videotape ...
Plot: martial arts, femme fatale, environment, nature, wilderness, female martial artist, murder, tour guide
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.5
 228
To Be the Best (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eric Kulhane, a member of the U.S. Kickboxing Team, lets his quick temper and obsessive love for beautiful Cheryl make him the perfect target for blackmail. In order to stop ruthless gambler from rigging the World Championship and killing Cheryl, ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxing, kung fu, gory, drugs/alcohol, betrayal, strong sexual content, contests and competitions, ambition, dishonesty, rivalry, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Operation Golden Phoenix (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Lebanon, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A kickboxer is hired to protect half of a valuable medallion, but an evil warlord and another kickboxer are determined to have it, no matter what it takes.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, on the run, rivalry, blind ambition, parents and children, chases and races, dishonesty, escapades, father daughter relationship, police ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: beirut lebanon, lebanon, ottoman empire, toronto ontario canada, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Honor and Glory (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: FBI agent Tracy Pride is on a mission to capture businessman Jason Slade, who is involved in extortion and murder. Teaming up with her is her sister Joyce, a news reporter; Dragon, Tracy's partner in Hong Kong, and Jake, a bodyguard who worked ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, adventure, working undercover, rivalry, fbi, news reporter, undercover, special agents, espionage, journalism, siblings relations, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.0
 876
Shaolin Temple (1976)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 126 min.
Story: There is no place more hallowed in the martial art world than China's Shaolin Temple. This special place deserves a special epic, which is what the martial arts maestro delivers in this battle between a brave brand of Chinese boxers and ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: martial arts, shaolin kung fu, master warrior, betrayal, palaces castles and temples, vengeance, heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, violence, kung fu, shaolin
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
TEKKEN: Kazuya's Revenge (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young man, Kazuya Mishima, wakes up alone in an unfamiliar hotel room without any recollection of who he is or how he got there. He is tormented by flashes of his past and by the face of an ominous stranger. The next thing he knows, Kazuya is ...
Style: serious, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, assassination, amnesia, hitman, deadly, heroes, master villain, memory loss, tough heroes, crimes, danger ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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