Movies like Deadful Melody

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Deadful Melody (1994)
 6.3
 409
Deadful Melody (1994)
Original name: 六指琴魔
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young security man must prove himself worthy by defending the one object wanted by all the masters of the Martial Arts world - the Magic Lyre!
Plot: martial arts, fight, vengeance, magic, supernatural power, murder of family, femme fatale, brother sister relationship, witness, escape, whip, death of family, revenge, flash forward, flying, long lost brother, androgyny

Most similar movies to Deadful Melody

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, serious and realistic films with plots about martial arts, revenge, vengeance, fight, violence, murder and fistfight mostly in Action, Thriller and Crime genres. Some movies like Deadful Melody: The Dangerous (1995), Dragon Inn (1992), Prey of the Jaguar (1996), Fighting Ace (1979), Revenger (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.2
 191
The Dangerous (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brother and sister Ninja warriors get revenge for their sister's death by killing the drug dealers in New Orleans. The police enlist the help of a biker warrior to solve the crime. The head drug dealer stirs the pot even further by hiring Cajun ...
Style: cult movie cast
Plot: ninja, cajun, revenge, biker, martial arts, brother sister relationship, drug dealer
Place: new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 7.3
 4K
Dragon Inn (1992)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Ming Dynasty, Tsao Sui Yan, the power-hungry and ruthless eunuch leader of East Chamber, craves his own kingdom. He intends on destroying the rebelling clans by using a traitorous secretary's children as bait. Ultimately, the two ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, adventure, rescue, dragon, danger, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, crimes, master warrior, battle ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Prey of the Jaguar (1996)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When his wife and son are brutally murdered by a fugitive drug lord that he helped put behind bars, former Special Ops agent Derek Leigh vows to avenge their deaths. After mastering lethal fighting skills at the hands of a martial arts instructor, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, superhero, vigilante, revenge, fugitives, track down, crimes, escapades, death in the family, criminal's revenge, master villain ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 65
Fighting Ace (1979)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 20 years after the death of his parents, a martial artist sets out to avenge their deaths by pretending he doesn't know kung fu. But when it is revealed that he does know kung fu, the killer sets to kill him and his friends.
Plot: murder of family, hand to hand combat, tough guy, martial arts training, vengeance, violence, brawl, bald, martial arts, fight, fistfight, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 3K
Revenger (2018)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Hell-bent on avenging the murder of his family, a former detective infiltrates a remote island that serves as a prison for vicious death row criminals.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, brutal
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, prison, revenge, danger, vigilantism, murderer, vengeance, murder of family, confined, retribution, death of wife ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Above the Law (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Yuen Biao plays Jason Chan a lawyer, angry at the way the law seems to protect the bad guys, he decides to take the law into his own hands when a key witness and his entire family are murdered. but Cindy Si is soon on his case and it all spirals ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, partners, law enforcement, vigilantism, crime, master warrior, heroes, crimes, deadly, rivalry, righting the wronged, legal ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.6
 147
Stoner (1974)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An Australian cop heads to Hong Kong to head off the supply of a new designer drug which raises the sexual appetite of anyone who takes it.
Plot: martial arts, drug dealing, buddy cop, crime lord, kung fu, police officer, drug
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 455
Mandrill (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Chile
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Mandrill (M. Zaror) is a high-level assassin whose parents many years ago were slaughtered in cold blood by a ruthless drug lord. Now he finds himself finally in a position to get his revenge. But since it falls in love precisely in the pretty ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, deadly, crimes, fall in love, one man army, escapades, family relations, parents and children, rivalry, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: chile, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 6.3
 66K
Ninja Assassin (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ninja Assassin follows Raizo, one of the deadliest assassins in the world. Taken from the streets as a child, he was transformed into a trained killer by the Ozunu Clan, a secret society whose very existence is considered a myth. But haunted by the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, one man army, assassination, vengeance, martial arts, haunted by the past, punishment, gang, secret movement, insubordination, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: china, asia, berlin germany, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Rocky Handsome (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two bruised hearts, 8-year-old Naomi and Kabir find solace in each other. They are both lonely and nursing psychological scars and mysterious tragedy. Naomi’s mother is a drug addict-peddler and Kabir loses the only person he loves. The talkative ...
Plot: kidnapping, hitman, child, investigation, shot in the head, abduction, nightclub, fistfight, fight, dance, axe, sledgehammer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.3
 3K
Villu (2009)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Villu (Tamil: வில்லு; English: Bow) is a 2009 Tamil language action film written and directed by Prabhu Deva. The film stars Vijay in a dual role while Nayantara and Prakash Raj play other prominent roles. Manoj K. Jayan, Vadivelu, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: law enforcement, vengeance, gang, crimes, police detective, one against many, chase, fight, revenge, loss of father, murder, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia, munich germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Bride with White Hair (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The sensitive swordsman Cho Yi-Hang is tired of his life. He is the unwilling successor to the Wu-Tang clan throne and the unsure commander of the clan's forces in a war against foreign tribes and an evil cult. One day, he meets the beautiful ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, surreal, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, martial arts, supernatural, vengeance, good versus evil, tragic hero, wizards and magicians, love and romance, escapades, rivalry, tragic love, ghost ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.9
 181
No Exit (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Professor John Stoneman Teaches at the local university. John philosophy is to prevent violence and handle any situation without hurting anybody. But his way of life changes when a few punks attack his wife and stab her, which causes her to lose her ...
Plot: fight to the death, mexican standoff, stick fight, semiautomatic pistol, disarming someone, ambush, martial arts, gladiator, tough guy, brawl, mixed martial arts, male rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Bride with White Hair 2 (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 80 min.
Story: For ten years, Cho has been in the snow of Mount Shin Fung waiting for a rare flower to blossom that will cure his wife who, back in Chung Yuan, is slowly killing all of the members of the Eight Big Clans. Something Cho did to her early in their ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, scary, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, imaginary, tragic love, heroic mission, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, danger, betrayal, supernatural, romance, escapades ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 83K
War (2007)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: FBI agent Jack Crawford is out for revenge when his partner is killed and all clues point to the mysterious assassin Rogue. But when Rogue turns up years later to take care of some unfinished business, he triggers a violent clash of rival gangs. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, presumed dead, hitman, loss of friend, fbi, criminal heroes, tough law enforcer, crime, martial arts, lone wolves, special agents, police investigation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Triple Threat (2019)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Thailand, China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A crime syndicate places a hit on a billionaire's daughter, making her the target of an elite assassin squad. A small band of down-and-out mercenaries protects her, fighting tooth and nail to stop the assassins from reaching their target.
Style: intense, brutal, suspense, bloody
Plot: organized crime, hitman, captivity, police, mercenary, martial arts, fight, police shootout, police station, police officer killed, danger, murder ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Gambling Syndicate (1975)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A provincial detective seeks to take down a local gambling syndicate with the help of two convicts.
Plot: organized crime, gambling, martial arts, revenge, convict, gambling house, drug trafficking, femme fatale, undercover, kung fu, republican era china, corruption
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 3.2
 179
Memorial Day (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An embittered satellite expert gets the opportunity for revenge against the USA by aiding terrorists in a plan to destroy the country's military base.
Plot: one against many, hand to hand combat, revenge, kung fu, beretta, uzi, desert eagle, knife, machine gun, justice, good versus evil, terrorist plot ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 355
Rage to Kill (1988)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Race-car driver Blaine Striker grows concerned about his younger brother, a student at a medical school on the Caribbean island of St. Heron. General Turner has led a violent coup on this island and may be planning to blow up the school in order to ...
Plot: rebellion, explosion, military coup, caribbean sea, army, medical school, fictional country, man in underwear, guerilla warfare, man forced to strip, electric torture, shower ...
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
 6K
Baaghi (2016)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Baaghi is the story of Ronny, a rebellious 23-year-old from Delhi. Fearing his unruly and angry temperament his father sends him to a disciplinary academy set in a sleepy town in Kerala. While traveling to the academy he meets Siya who also carries ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: martial arts, rebel, kidnapping, young love, love, martial artist, tough guy, revenge, murder, danger, couples, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.9
 4K
Anjaan (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 166 min.
Story: Krishna (Suriya) comes to Mumbai in search of his brother Raju Bhai (Suriya), an underworld don. Through Raju Bhai's gangster friends, his past life is revealed. What happened to Raju Bhai? Will Krishna find him?
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: urban, uncover truth, vengeance, gangsters, crime, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, murder, revenge, gangster, leg ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.9
 322
Angelfist (1993)
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: remake of cult film, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: martial arts, girls with guns, femme fatale, neck breaking, female martial artist, disarming someone, martial arts training, tough girl, karate, violence, shower, female protagonist ...
Place: manila philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.8
 4K
Attack Force (2006)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Romania, UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Marshall Lawson is the commander of an elite military unit. Marshall Lawson loses his strike-team in a cold-blooded and seemingly random attack, and he takes it upon himself to investigate the attack, with the help of his girlfriend Tia and his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal's revenge, secret agents, adventure, uncover truth, frame up, undercover, police investigation, investigation, life is a bitch, heroes, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 4.2
 141
Guardian (2014)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After the killing of Vishnu in his house, Sarah (Dominique Diyose) his wife, trying to teach martial arts to their daughter, Regis (Belinda Comesi), which is actually really do not like martial arts. Until one day, Paquita (Sarah Carter) and his ...
Plot: rocket launcher, gun violence, death of husband, street shootout, revenge, corruption, violence, gunfight, explosion, fistfight, fight, widow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 27K
Police Story (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A virtuous Hong Kong police officer must clear his name after he is framed for murder.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, chase, car chase, murder, chases and races, drug lord, crime, law enforcement, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, goofy hero, kung fu ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
A Dangerous Place (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Ethan's older brother Greg is found dead, the police rule the case a suicide, but Ethan suspects foul play stemming from Greg's recent involvement with a martial arts team called the Scorpions. Ethan is also accomplished at martial ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, gang, youth, karate, dojo, teenage life, deadly, danger, assassination, vengeance, juvenile delinquency ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Angel Terminators 2 (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bullet, a female triad member, is recently released from prison. Bullet hooks up with her old gang rather quickly, although she is being closely watched by her policeman father and his gritty female partner Big Aunt . Bullet steals some jewels ...
Plot: martial arts, femme fatale, triad, girls with guns, gang, execution, vigilante, vigilantism, gunfight, explosion, machine gun, female protagonist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Princess Madam (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Moon Lee takes on the part as Mona, the good cop, when she fights with and against her partner Lisa.
Plot: shooting, witness protection, unfaithful husband, husband wife relationship, restaurant, martial arts, policewoman, partner, hand grenade, motorcycle, businessman, police ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Blood of the Innocent (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA, Poland
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Chicago cop goes to Poland to get the hoods who killed his brother. When he finds out they belong to the local outfit of the Russian mob, he takes on the outfit's boss, as well as Dr. Lem, who handles illegal organ trade for the mob.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: organ, transplant, murder, missing person, rivalry, law enforcement, martial arts, investigation, police detective, vengeance, deadly, immigrants ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, europe, poland, warsaw poland, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.2
 388
Farz (2001)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: India
Story: Farz 2001 - Sunny Deol
Plot: escape, police station, husband wife relationship, anger, wheelchair, bomb, psychopath, knife, shot to death, priest, swimming pool, interrogation ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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