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A Kid from Tibet (1991)
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A Kid from Tibet (1991)
Original name: 西藏小子
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: As the evil sect known as the Black Section of Esoteric Buddhism wreaks havoc on Tibet, a young monk named Wong La (Biao Yuen) is sent to Hong Kong to recover a sacred urn that holds the power to defeat the enemies. Wong soon meets and safeguards a gorgeous woman (Michelle Reis) connected to the urn's protector, while the leader of the Black Section learns of Wong's plan and pursues the urn for himself in this martial arts thriller.
Plot: shaolin monk, martial arts, fight, kung fu, religion, violence, heroes, tough guy, warrior, monk, buddhism, monastery, bad guy, hand to hand combat, villain, buddha, philosophy, chinese, martial artist, asian, duel, brawl, master warrior, buddhist, kung fu master ...
Place: tibet, hong kong

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, stylized, exciting and serious films with plots about kung fu master, kung fu fighting, martial arts, fistfight, brawl, martial artist and kung fu mostly in Action, Drama and Fantasy genres. Some movies like A Kid from Tibet: Once Upon a Time in China V (1994), The Himalayan (1976), Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993), Swordsman II (1992), Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Once Upon a Time in China V (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Epic adventure set during a tumultuous time in China, when left without a leader, the cavalry is attacked by the powerful allies and pirate bands. A martial arts master, Wong Fei-Hong and Aunt Yee return to do battle against these evil forces.
Style: suspense, brutal, intense, cult film
Plot: kung fu, kung fu master, folk hero, master warrior, martial artist, duel, fistfight, good versus evil, hand to hand combat, one against many, sword fight, fight ...
Time: 1910s
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The Himalayan (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
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 ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, martial artist, duel, kung fu classic, brawl, kung fu fighting, fighting style, fistfight, stylized violence, roundhouse kick, heroes ...
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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: revenge, katana, hand to hand combat, fight, duel, beating, martial arts, warrior, good versus evil, sword fight, kung fu, fistfight ...
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Swordsman II (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Jet Li plays Ling, a student from the Blue Mountain school of martial arts, who, along with fellow students and Kiddo, find themselves embroiled in a country-wide political/clan war with the Highlander clan in the forefront of the battle.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, master warrior, good versus evil, martial arts, heroes, escape attempt, tough heroes, mortal combat, mountain, rivalry, rescue, danger ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979)
Genre: Action, Crime
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: kung fu, martial arts, asian, one against many, chinaman, hand to hand combat, villain, karate chop, fight, kung fu fighting, brawl, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, roundhouse kick, duel, martial artist, violence, stylized violence, kung fu classic, mixed martial arts, brawl, hand to hand combat, hapkido, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Tiger Claws III (2000)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a psychotic martial artist called Stryker resurrects the long-dead spirits of three ancient Chinese master assassins in an effort to take over the New York underworld, it's up to supercops Tarek Richards and Linda Masterson to stop him. ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, ritual, hand to hand combat, tough girl, kung fu master, master warrior, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, martial artist, female martial artist, brawl ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, fistfight, martial artist, kung fu, kung fu classic, bully, brawl, chinaman, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting, fight, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Kung Fu from Beyond the Grave (1982)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: On the 7th month of the lunar calendar, all ghosts and spirits are active and get to walk the earth for the month so that they can find a way to reincarnate. During one of these nights, a young kid named Chun Sing (Billy Chong), is visited by his ...
Style: dark fantasy
Plot: stick fight, villain, dojo, sword fight, kung fu, violence, kung fu classic, palace, black magic, kung fu master, martial artist, tyrant ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: the grandson of kwai chang kane walks out of the past. he teaches his son the shaolin way in a temple..an evil force destroyed that temple..father and son each believing the other perished...15 yrs later...father and son are reunited and now kane ...
Plot: warrior, fight, violence, master warrior, heroes, gun, combat, kung fu fighting, martial artist, stylized violence, kung fu classic, tough guy ...
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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: beefcake martial arts, beefcake, violence, karate chop, fistfight, brutality, warrior, beating, karate, brawl, wing chun, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Death Duel (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: The Death Duel is a Taiwan Martial Arts movie
Plot: martial arts, kung fu fighting, kung fu, karate, fistfight, brawl, violence, kung fu classic, karate chop, karate kick, master warrior, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Shaolin Temple Strikes Back (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Ming princess and her faithful bodyguard are chased to Shaolin Temple by the Ching army.
Plot: martial arts, shaolin monk, fistfight, kung fu fighting, hand to hand combat, brawl, buddha, kung fu master, statue, chinese woman, shaolin kung fu, damsel in distress ...
Time: ancient times
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Shaolin Wooden Men (1976)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Little Mute is an orphan traumatized into silence by the death of his father at the hands of a vicious fighting master. Living at the Shaolin monastery, he befriends a dangerous prisoner who teaches him a secret form of deadly kung fu. Seeing his ...
Style: semi serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, buddhist, kung fu, sexual abuse, shaolin, shaolin monk, working undercover, against the odds, vigilantism, androids and robots, adventure ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, mixed martial arts, karate, tough guy, black belt, monkey, one man army, one against many, karate chop, kung fu fighting, warrior, karate kick ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, kung fu fighting, stylized violence, martial artist, karate kick, blind girl, fighting style, karate chop, beefcake martial arts, roundhouse kick, kung fu master, kung fu classic ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dragon Bruce Lee, Part II (1982)
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 ...
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Genre: Action, Fantasy, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: bare chested male fighting, bald hero, murder of family, bald, fight, beefcake, vengeance, hand to hand combat, friend, fistfight, revenge plot, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Young Dragons (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The powerful mobster Leung, who is protected by the dangerous and wicked Huan Fai, sells two hundred Japanese weapons and ammunition to a Chinese gang. He uses the smuggler Luy Fu to bring the weapons but the smalltime thief Kim and his gang heist ...
Plot: martial arts, police, arms dealer, jeet kune do, dead girl, martial artist, violence, death of brother, murder, hand to hand combat, fistfight, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Fury of the Shaolin Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A government law officer is dispatched to bring his brother's killers to justice. On his bloody mission, untold assassins are thrown at him, but to no avail. One by one they are done away with in a most militant style.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Fist of Fury 2 (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
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Shaolin Temple 2: Kids from Shaolin (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dr. Wai in the Scriptures with No Words (1996)
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Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in Canton, China in the 1940s, the story revolves in a town ruled by the Axe Gang, Sing who desperately wants to become a member. He stumbles into a slum ruled by eccentric landlords who turns out to be the greatest kung-fu masters in disguise. ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, surreal, semi serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are ...
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Action, Drama
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 86 min.
Story: Eight martial arts masters trained in a variety of different fighting styles are summoned to the mountains for a fierce competition.
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