Movies like Fight to Win

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Fight to Win (1987)
 5.6
 105
Fight to Win
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Martial artists in America battle over the possession of three ancient Chinese statues.
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: karate, martial arts, kung fu, martial arts tournament, taekwondo
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Muscle of the Dragon
Action, Drama
Hong Kong, UK, USA
88 min.
 8.6
The Legend of Bruce Lee
Action, Biography, Drama
China
183 min.
 7.1
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about karate, martial arts, kung fu, violence, hand to hand combat, fistfight and brawl mostly in Action, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Fight to Win: Kill and Kill Again (1981), Duel of Legends (2018), Kill or Be Killed (1976), Bamboo Gods and Iron Men (1974), The Circuit (2002). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kill and Kill Again
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Dr. Horatio Kane has been kidnapped, and is being forced to create an army of martial artists who will help take over the world. His daughter, Kandy Kane, enlists the help of Steve Chase (and a few of his friends) to rescue her father before ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, master warrior, adventure, battle zone, one man army, daring rescue, tough heroes, confined, scientist, levitation, kung fu ...
Time: 80s
Place: south africa
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System:   95%
    User:   79%
 
Duel of Legends
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Story: Duel of Legends is directed by Hector Echavarria and is about a Chinese boy who is left to survive by himself because his parents were murdered by rebels. The boy is raised by a Temple Monk who teaches the boy the secrets of the Martial arts. When ...
Plot: karate, martial arts, martial arts tournament, violence, beating, one man army, one against many, tough guy, warrior, hand to hand combat, brawl, fistfight ...
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Kill or Be Killed
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two former ranking figures of the Axis powers (the evil General Von Rudloff and Japanese master Miyagi) schedule a deadly martial arts tournament in Von Rudloff's desert castle. They race to assemble the top competitors from around the world, ...
Plot: martial arts tournament, desert, karate, battle, revenge, violence, martial art, competition, tournament, martial arts, kung fu, nazi
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System:   88%
    User:   90%
 
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Bamboo Gods and Iron Men
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Comedy, Crime
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Jefferson’s honeymoon night in Hong Kong will be troubled by a number of people wishing to get hold of a Bouddha statuette that the husband offered her when window-shopping that day. When the going gets rough, it helps that Cal Jefferson is a ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, realistic, humorous, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, unlikely partners, heroic mission, partners, boxer, honeymoon, rivalry, crime, save the world, good versus evil, kung fu, buddha ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, the philippines, hong kong
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System:   76%
    User:   88%
 
 3.8
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The Circuit
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Years ago, Dirk Longstreet walked away from The Circuit, the merciless underground fight club with no rules, where money changes hands as men are killed. But now gangsters have got his brother, and only one more journey inside the ring will save his ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, martial arts, gangsters, college, university, one man army, contests and competitions, daring rescue, manhunt, vengeance, underground fighting, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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System:   73%
    User:   85%
 
 4.7
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Bloodfight
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Master martial artist Masahiro Kai is a shadow of the champion fighter and trainer he once was. After his protégé was slain in a no-holds-barred, underground fight by the incomparable Chang Lee, Kai slips into a numbing alcohol-induced stupor to ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, battle zone, master warrior, adventure, contests and competitions, ambition, heroes, rivalry, dangerous animal, gang, vengeance, redemption ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
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System:   70%
    User:   69%
 
 5.0
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Sidekicks
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Barry is an asthmatic kid having trouble in life. He lives with his father, a computer programmer, in Texas. Barry is struggling to get by in life, dealing with his rough school life, bullies, as well as his health. Barry's only source of ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, satirical ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: martial arts, school, kung fu, friendship, adventure, ninja, high school, bullying, single father, teenage life, mentor, fight scenes ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: usa
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System:   67%
    User:   72%
 
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 6.2
 128
Dragon on Fire
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sammy is involved with gangsters to save his relative from a problem so he calls Dragon Hung from America to help him.
Plot: martial arts, karate, kung fu classic, kung fu, brawl, hand to hand combat, action violence, fight, fistfight, violence, taekwondo
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   71%
 
 4.8
 286
Angelfist
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An assassination in the Philippines is caught on film by kickboxer Christy, which leads to her death at the hands of radicals intent on disrupting peace talks. Her sister Kat, a Los Angeles police officer, comes to Manila to try and bring justice to ...
Style: psychotronic, remake of cult film
Plot: martial arts, femme fatale, girls with guns, bare breasts, underground tournament, martial arts tournament, taekwondo, roundhouse kick, female villain, kicked in the groin, hotel fight, neck breaking ...
Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   67%
 
The Legend of Bruce Lee
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 183 min.
Story: The story of the legendary martial arts icon Bruce Lee following him from Hong Kong to America and back again, leading up to his tragic death at the age of 32.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, actor's life, rising to stardom, ambition, artists and showbiz, hollywood, follow your dream, filmmaking, bruce lee, kung fu, family life, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 70s
Place: asia, china, hong kong, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   75%
 
 4.3
 3K
Gymkata
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Johnathan Cabot is a champion gymnast. In the tiny, yet savage, country of Parmistan, there is a perfect spot for a "star wars" site. For the US to get this site, they must compete in the brutal "Game". The government calls on ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, village, athlete's life, adventure, contests and competitions, righting the wronged, tough heroes, ambition, heroes, kung fu, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   72%
 
Mad Monkey Kung Fu
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A disgraced former Kung Fu expert makes a living as a merchant with the help of a hot headed friend. When the men are harassed by gangsters, the merchant decided to teach his friend monkey boxing so they can defend their business.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kung fu master, martial artist, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, monkey, fight, karate, hand to hand combat, action violence, taekwondo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   64%
 
 4.4
 324
Karate Warrior
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Anthony is in the Phillipines visiting his father. He inadvertently interferes with the affairs of local gangster Quino, who also happens to be a champion Karate fighter. After embarrassing Quino near a local tournament, Anthony is beaten up and ...
Plot: monk, martial arts tournament, kung fu, kidnapping, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, teenage boy, little boy, underwear, mentor, revenge, beating, teenage girl ...
Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   63%
 
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Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Johnny Woo and Julie play an enduring couple who survive all sorts of interference from rival kick-box gangs in their effort to put a little romance in their lives.
Style: serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, urban, gang, kidnapping, missing person, crimes, danger, rivalry, gangsters, daring rescue, heist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   47%
 
 2.6
 409
Gladiator Cop
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Andrew Garret is a cop trying to reveal the background of secret killing fights named "Game". He takes part in the fights under the nickname Gladiator.One of the Game bosses, Parmenion, wants him to fight with the ancient sword that once ...
Plot: violence, murder, kung fu, martial arts, gladiator, warrior, karate, sword fight, mongol, illegal fistfight, tough cop, mixed martial arts ...
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System:   55%
    User:   61%
 
The 18 Amazones
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A ruthless Warlord from Manchuria builds a martial arts labyrinth that contains 18 martial art amazons, many try to enter but none leave, until Dragon Lee, seeking to avenge his father: his skills are good enough to defeat the 18 fighters and the ...
Plot: martial arts, violence, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, taekwondo, karate kick, asian man, karate chop, kung fu, fistfight, fight, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   61%
 
 7.0
 3K
Wing Chun
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Wing Chun battles bandits in this magical film that provides as many laughs as it does wallops. Besides horse thieves, Wing Chun must deal with the men around her who simply can't handle a strong, independent woman. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, adventure, village, rivalry, leadership, love triangle, wooing, mistaken identity, kung fu, village life, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   45%
 
Kung Fu Fever
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Taiwan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A training manual supposed used by Bruce Lee himself has mysteriously disappeared and is highly sought after by good and evil alike.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, violence, martial art, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, martial artist, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, fighting style, karate kick, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   48%
 
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Bruce the Super Hero
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Bruce returns to Manila to investigate the murder of his sister, Susan Chang. On the night of her attack she was helped by an amateur-boxer, Ramon "Rocky" Roblado. Behind Susan's death is the 'Black Dragon Society', who are ...
Plot: karate chop, hand to hand combat, martial arts, karate, fistfight, fight, kung fu, action violence, brawl, violence, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   45%
 
 5.0
 615
Ring of Fire
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The main character, Johnny Woo, is a Chinese doctor who has given up fighting in the ring. His brother is a teacher in a kick-boxing club. Johnny Woo fall in love with Julie, whose brother is a teacher in a rival kick-boxing club. Tension builds ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, gang, vengeance, tragic love, tough heroes, ambition, crimes, kickboxing, street gang, gang war, illegal fistfight, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   51%
 
Bruce and the Iron Finger
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After the murder of two kung fu experts, Bruce, a Police Inspector from New Zealand, decides to get involved in the case despite only being on vacation in Hong Kong. At the scene of the most recent murder, the victim managed to tear off a Buddha ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, martial artist, stylized violence, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, chinaman, karate chop, roundhouse kick, kung fu master, karate kick, asian ...
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System:   47%
    User:   43%
 
 4.7
 1K
Heatseeker
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A kickboxing champion is forced to fight cyborgs in a tournament when the company kidnaps his fiancee.
Plot: martial arts, cage fighting, violence, underwear, kickboxing, female nudity, male nudity, beefcake martial arts, homoerotic fight, taekwondo, speedo, homoeroticism ...
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System:   47%
    User:   40%
 
Bronson Lee, Champion
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: This is the third and final film of the ZA KARATE trilogy. Tadashi Yamashita reprises his role as the Karate World Champion. Local Japanese karate schools are not happy that a Chinese master will take over the Japanese karate organization and will ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: martial arts, adventure, rivalry, contests and competitions, ambition, danger, escapades, farm, heroes, hopes, martial arts tournament, camp ...
Time: 70s
Place: asia, japan, ohio, usa
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System:   47%
    User:   47%
 
Last Tiger from Canton
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Young Jackie was intrigued by Kung-Fu since an early age, but his father strictly forbade its practice. One day, he meets an old beggar who offers to teach Jackie how to fight. Jackie grows up to be quite good though he keeps his knowledge a secret ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, one man army, heroes, youth, power relations, ambush, extortion, strongman, brawl, hand to hand combat, tough guy ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
 5.1
 272
Mr. No Legs
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Meet Mr. No Legs! Deadly professional hit-man for a drug syndicate... and a limbless cripple! With his cool wheelchair, armed with shotguns and shurikens, and his amazing kung fu skills he means trouble for everyone he confronts, even his own boss! ...
Plot: kung fu, gun, violence, wheelchair, exploitation, shotgun, gang, wheelchair bound, love interest, martial arts, tough cop, karate ...
Place: florida
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System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
The One-Armed Boxer
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Tien Lung, the best fighter at the Ching Te martial arts school, gets into a fight with the Hook Gang, part of a local opium-dealing and prostitution ring run by a man named Chao, and easily defeats them. The beaten Hook gang members return to Chao, ...
Plot: mixed martial arts, martial arts school, karate, kung fu, martial arts training, martial arts, republican era china, supernatural ability, yoga, taekwondo, one armed man, tournament ...
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System:   45%
    User:   51%
 
Golden Dragon, Silver Snake
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kung Fu star Dragon Lee appears as 'Golden Dragon', who teams up with 'Silver Snake' to take revenge on the men responsible for his brother's murder...
Plot: taekwondo, karate chop, karate kick, asian man, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, kung fu, fight, fistfight, karate, action violence, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   45%
 
 5.0
 499
Bloodfist II
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jake Ray gives up his title after killing a man in the ring. When Jake goes to Manila to help an old friend, trouble awaits him! After fending off multiple attacks, Jake is finally captured and chained to a half a dozen martial arts champions. Taken ...
Plot: fistfight, duel, kung fu, fight, ambush, tough guy, one man army, one against many, disarming someone, blood spatter, mixed martial arts, brawl ...
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System:   44%
    User:   42%
 

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Enter the Fat Dragon
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ah Lung is a pig farmer and a devoted Bruce Lee fan who is anxious to follow in Lee's footsteps, but only ridiculed for his attempts. He is sent to the city to earn a living working at his uncle's restaurant, but when he arrives, he finds ...
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
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Story: A Chinese-American cop, skilled in martial arts, battles the most powerful criminal gang in San Francisco that is responsible for the death of his partner.
Plot: chinese american, martial arts, criminal gang, taekwondo, asian man, karate chop, roundhouse kick, heroin addict, undercover, corrupt official, asian american, kicked in the chest ...
Place: san francisco
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System:   43%
    User:   50%
 
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