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The Himalayan (1976)
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The Himalayan (1976)
Original name: 密宗聖手
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The Tseng family is one of the most noble and respected clans in a small village in Tibet. The patriarch of the Tseng family wants to marry off his daughter Ching Lan into the Kao clan. However, the cunning and deceitful eldest brother Kao Chu only wants his younger sibling Kao I-Fan to marry Lan so he can gain access to the Tseng family's considerable wealth and power.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, heroes, violence, warrior, tough guy, master warrior, duel, martial artist, kung fu master, brawl, showdown, fistfight, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, female martial artist, stylized violence, fighting style, roundhouse kick

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Most similar movies to The Himalayan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, cult film and surprise ending films with plots about martial arts, fistfight, kung fu, violence, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting and martial artist mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Himalayan: Kung Fu Fever (1981), Dragon Lee Vs. The 5 Brothers (1978), Martial Club (1981), The Brutal Boxer (1972), Deadly Strike (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Kung Fu Fever (1981)
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, master warrior, fight, violence, kung fu classic, fistfight, kung fu fighting, duel, brawl, karate, kung fu master ...
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95%
Dragon Lee Vs. The 5 Brothers (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Dragon Lee takes on five warriors who were sent by the emperor to discover who's behind the rebels plotting his downfall.
Plot: martial arts, showdown, heroes, master warrior, fistfight, warrior, kung fu master, mixed martial arts, brutality, duel, kung fu, kung fu classic ...
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90%
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Martial Club (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Wong Fei Hung (Gordon Liu) and his friend are constantly having contests to see who has the better martial arts skill. After getting in trouble with their fathers, Wong Fei Hung settles down and starts to train seriously, while his friend still ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, revenge, fistfight, fight, school, master warrior, violence, jealousy, death, kung fu master, culture clash ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Brutal Boxer (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The bloodiest Kung Fu battles ever fought. The subtitle says it all, as there is hardly any story, but all the more raw fighting.
Plot: master warrior, heroes, showdown, combat, brawl, tough guy, karate, mixed martial arts, kung fu, martial arts, asian man, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Deadly Strike (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The new police chief (Bruce Li) arrives in a small provincial town. He's been charged with bringing a dangerous gang to justice. But within seconds, the chief provokes a showdown with his lazy deputies. Realizing that they are not up to the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, jail, brutality, karate, convict, tough guy, last man standing, kung fu classic, brawl, warrior, kung fu master ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Dragon Bruce Lee, Part II (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: While transporting funds for independence movement, Lee Han-saeng is shot in the legs by the Japanese military police. He recovers from his wounds with the help of Jang Geo-chil, an independence fighter, and his daughter, Wan-ah. When the Japanese ...
Plot: showdown, master warrior, heroes, beefcake martial arts, brawl, taekwondo, kung fu, warrior, duel, kung fu classic, martial artist, kung fu master ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
18 Weapons of Kung Fu (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Li Tai must endure terrible hardship under his sadistic Kung-fu master in order to perfect his fighting technique. The ambitious young man finally has a chance to prove himself when his old master meets his match and Li has to use the eighteen ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, kung fu fighting, fight, kung fu classic, brawl, kung fu master, kung fu, martial artist, fistfight, fighting style, stylized violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Awaken Punch (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man takes on a gang that has been terrorizing a small village.
Plot: knife fight, kung fu classic, house fire, martial arts, kung fu fighting, revenge plot, fistfight, tough guy, kung fu master, brawl, stabbed in the back, wu shu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Dragons of Death (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A young police cadet graduates from the academy, and is sent to a small town run by gangsters - one of whom betrayed the hero's father and left him to die.
Plot: republican era china, karate, martial artist, kung fu classic, beefcake, kung fu fighting, blind girl, beefcake martial arts, kung fu master, heroes, wing chun, master warrior ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Steel Fisted Dragon (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A kung-fu master hunts down the villain who killed his mother.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, master warrior, heroes, fistfight, brawl, villain, fight, violence, bruce lee, kung fu fighting, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Bruce, King of Kung Fu (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bruce Le stars as Bruce Lee, a young teenager who is the leader of the Liu City gang, who gets into trouble and street fights every now and again. Bruce is a student in the style of Chinese boxing, but when his skills are not enough to fend off a ...
Plot: martial arts, chinaman, chinese, kung fu, martial artist, brawl, bully, asian, kung fu master, fistfight, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting ...
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63%
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Fist of Fury 3 (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After avenging the death of his brother, Chen Shen (Bruce Li) returns home from Shanghai. He tells his mother (who went blind from crying over her son's death) that he will no longer fight. However, being a movie with the words "fist" ...
Plot: jeet kune do, revenge, massacre, martial artist, kung fu fighting, karate, beefcake, kung fu, beefcake martial arts, fistfight, fight, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Great Hero (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: During World War II, Japanese soldiers invade a small Chinese town. Li immediately takes out four of the soldiers who want to steal some chickens. The story then follows the bumbling Japanese soldiers and their commander until Li shows up again for ...
Plot: gunfight, kung fu master, brawl, martial arts, martial artist, hapkido, karate, fight, violence, two man army, kung fu fighting, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.6
 121
Soul of Chiba (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This mid-1970s martial arts classic stars Sonny Chiba as Mu Yun Tek, a young man trained in the Thai fighting style since childhood to one day avenge his parents' death. When a fellow student kills their teacher, Mu Yun's thirst for ...
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, jeet kune do, wrestler, showdown, fistfight, good versus evil, monkey, ambush, martial artist, mixed martial arts ...
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60%
The Hero Tattooed with Nine Dragons (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: He's just a hotheaded, rude and violent young man who loves punching people. His family are killed in a revenge attack and he seeks revenge.
Plot: jeet kune do, martial arts, martial artist, fight, tattoo, fistfight, karate, kung fu classic, kung fu, kung fu master, kung fu fighting, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
New Fists of Fury (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A brother and sister escape from Japanese-occupied Shanghai to Japanese-occupied Taiwan, to stay with their grandfather who runs a Kung-Fu school there. However, the master of a Japanese Kung-Fu school in Taiwan has designs on bringing all other ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, kung fu, fight, wartime life, against the odds, school, heroic mission, vigilantism, murder, vengeance ...
Place: taiwan, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Invincible Kung Fu Trio (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The film takes up the tale of Shaolin students Fong Si Yu and Hung Si Kwan (joined here by a third comrade, Lu Ka Chai) and their efforts to battle Ching oppressors. Their chief antagonist is the Abbot of Wutang who makes it his job to get rid of ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, combat, qing dynasty, fistfight, kung fu classic, tyrant, martial artist, kung fu master, kung fu fighting, shaolin, warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Bruce the Super Hero (1979)
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, martial arts, fistfight, master warrior, heroes, martial artist, kung fu, asian man, action violence, kung fu classic, hapkido, violence ...
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52%
Ten Tigers of Shaolin (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The noble Ten Tigers, one woman and nine men, protect their Cantonese region the villainous Lord Yung and his underlings. When Yung kidnaps the wife of one of the Tiger's students, the Tigers disguise themselves as a Princess and her followers ...
Plot: female martial artist, jeet kune do, tough girl, tough guy, kung fu fighting, kung fu, violence, brawl, fistfight, village, kung fu classic, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Scorching Sun, Fierce Wind, Wild Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During China's 1920s Republican Period, warlords carve out personal fiefdoms across the country and impose self-serving laws with the barrel of a gun. Into this anarchy rides a masked feminine Zorro, nom de guerre Violet, to do battle, right ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, torture, master warrior, martial artist, asian, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, violence, brawl, fistfight, kung fu master ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, rivalry, heroes, kung fu, ambition, crimes, hopes, society, vigilantism, culture clash, teachers and students ...
Time: 1930s
Place: korea, china, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Call Me Dragon (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Golden Sand City is filled with brothels and casinos funded by drug lord Yim Kung Ho (evil Mr. Yem) and policed by the iron fist of his henchman Panther (Leopard Head). Vigilantes Inspector Big Dragon (Bruce Liang), Little Mouse, and Black Cat plan ...
Plot: master warrior, fistfight, martial arts, fight, kung fu master, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, martial artist, kung fu, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Invincible Eight (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyday when General Xiao and his men ride through the Imperial City, inhabitants have to scatter around in order to keep out of their path. One day when Lei plans to assassinate Xiao but gets hurt, another three fighters He, Jiao and Feng come out ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, revenge, swordsman, violence, female martial artist, whip
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Enter the Game of Death (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's approaching World War 2 and China is expecting an to be invaded by Germany and Japan. Mr Ang is hired by a Chinese group who are after a "secret document." Many other groups want to get their hands on it as well. It's on the ...
Plot: kung fu, kung fu fighting, martial artist, violence, asian, action violence, chinaman, brawl, martial arts, fistfight, chinese, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Conspiracy (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: To gain control of a gold mine, the owner Ho Kwai-Shan is poisoned by the Lee family. His daughter Yu-Ling is staying with her uncle at his martial arts school and was due to return home. Just before she leaves, the masters son, Sha Yu-Lung, returns ...
Plot: jujitsu, jeet kune do, hapkido, kung fu, karate, kung fu master, martial artist, fight, kung fu fighting, violence, kung fu classic, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Wong Fei Hung must deal with both foreign threats and the nationalist Red Lantern Society in this continuation of the popular kung fu series.
Style: cult film
Plot: kung fu classic, martial artist, kung fu fighting, violence, revenge, kung fu master, katana, battles, heroes, master warrior, fistfight, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 279
Small Tiger (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Ho Mei Fong is a young woman in trouble, running from a gang of criminals with something of importance hidden in her purse. She dies in Chien Chen's taxi while trying to escape, but not before hiding the purse. Chien Chen is now involved ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, gangsters, tough heroes, adventure, race against time, rivalry, crimes, gang, law enforcement, fighting crime, partners against crime ...
Time: 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Tattoo Connection (1978)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When a diamond is stolen in Hong Kong, the company insuring the diamond sends a former CIA agent to Hong Kong to retrieve it. Meanwhile, one of the thieves begins to have a change of heart because his girlfriend wants him to leave his criminal ...
Plot: martial arts, abused woman, ex cia agent, diamond theft, tattooed man, insurance company, insurance investigator, striptease, american abroad, diamond, kung fu fighting, helicopter ...
Place: hong kong, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Dragon's Showdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lee Lung witnessed the murder of his parents by the ruthless bandit Shek King who in turn abducted Lee's infant sister. Lee wanders the land and learns martial arts from a drunken master. Once his skills are perfected, Lee sets out in search of ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, revenge, jeet kune do, fistfight, kung fu fighting, brawl, action violence, asian, kung fu classic, kicked in the face ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Secret Ninja, Roaring Tiger (1982)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dragon Kong, a victor of a millionaire's martial-arts contest, is about to begin the most dangerous mission of his life. For his prize, the millionaire's ravishing daughter Susan, has been stolen - kidnapped by a Ninja sect headed by Tiger ...
Plot: martial arts, duel, kung fu, brawl, asian, kung fu classic, fight, fistfight, violence, ninja, action violence, katana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%