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Pantyhose Hero (1990)
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Pantyhose Hero (1990)
Original name: 脂粉雙雄
Genre: Comedy, Action, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Sammo plays a detective investigating the murder of homosexual men. In order to apprehend the killer, Sammo and his partner has to dress up in gay fashion, act gay and pretend to be a gay couple. Sammo's character is homophobic, therefore he has a difficult time coping with the people he meets at the gay bar. But he knows in order to get clues for the murder case, he has to change teams.
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, parody, kung fu, police, homosexual, gay slur, murder, pretending to be gay, gay stereotype, gay interest, gay, serial murder

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, suspenseful and serious films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, fight, rivalry, heroes, master warrior and violence mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like Pantyhose Hero: Enter the Fat Dragon (1978), Coward Bastard (1980), Kung Fu Killer (2014), Above the Law (1986), Stoner (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Enter the Fat Dragon (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 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 ...
Style: gag humor, cult film
Plot: kung fu, parody, bruce lee, satire, fight, karate, martial arts, kickboxing
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Coward Bastard (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The plot is a trifle about an obnoxious restaurant delivery boy causing trouble with some local bad guys for the cook who secretly knows kung fu, eventually learning some techniques and finally, with the cook, confronting the bad guys.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, martial artist, kung fu, wing chun
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83%
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Kung Fu Killer (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A martial arts instructor working at a police academy gets imprisoned after killing a man by accident. But when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, the instructor offers to help the police in return for his freedom.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, serial killer, police investigation, heroes, deadly, rivalry, master warrior, law enforcement, psychopath, fight, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia, china, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: bleak, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, legal, crimes, partners, rivalry, crime, deadly, law enforcement, righting the wronged, vigilantism ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 5.6
 154
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, buddy cop, drug dealing, kung fu, crime lord, crime boss, police officer, drug, drugs, nudity (full frontal - brief)
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Prodigal Son (1981)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A rich man's son (Yuen Biao) believes himself to be the best kung fu fighter in Canton. Unfortunately, his father, anxious for his son's safety, bribes all his opponents to lose. After a humiliating defeat at the hands of an actor in a ...
Style: serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hand to hand combat, kung fu, track down, vengeance, master warrior, heroes, gang, contests and competitions, siblings relations, parents and children, teachers and students ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Bruce Lee Against Supermen (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 84 min.
Story: "The Green Hornet" (a red spandex and cape wearing duo) is called in to assist in rescuing a kidnapped scientist.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, secret formula, hunger, fight, superhero, formula
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.5
 777
Pedicab Driver (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lo Tung and his friend Malted Candy, pedicab drivers working the streets of Macao, have both fallen in love. The problem is that both their objects of affection - one a baker, the other a prostitute - are working under cruel and lecherous bosses. ...
Plot: martial arts, stick fight, kung fu, fight, abusive boss, violence, revenge, farce, prostitution
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 5.3
 213
City Cops (1989)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Cindy is an American FBI agent who is currently in Hong Kong seeking arch-criminal Kent Tong. In order to bring down Tong and his criminal organization, she teams up with local HK cops David and Johnny.
Plot: mafia, martial arts, police, kung fu, triad, police shootout, fbi agent, showdown
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Heart of a Dragon (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Story of a cop who forsakes his dreams of sailing around the world so that he can care for his mentally retarded brother. Innocently caught up in a gangland fight, the brother is kidnapped to force the cop to turn over a police informant.
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mentally challenged, gang, fighting crime, rivalry, crimes, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, swat, family relations, love affair, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
New Killers in Town (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story follows Chin Siu Ho and the rarely seen Lee Ga Sing as Wu Shu experts coming over from Mainland China to live with their uncle - Liu Chia Liang and his daughter Moon Lee. Immediately upon arrival, they inadvertently get into a fight with ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, drug smuggling, disco, martial art, tai chi, person on fire, gangsters
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Mr. Hercules Against Karate (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A skinny troublemaker and his good-natured, bemuscled sidekick find trouble in Hong Kong.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, karate, rivalry, farce, pun, hercules
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, murder, kung fu master, strangulation, violence, kept woman, somersault, undercover, motorcycle, choke hold
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
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.
Style: cult film
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, gambling house, jeet kune do, mistress, master warrior, fight, action violence, hand to hand combat, monkey, kung fu classic, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Thundering Mantis (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ah Chi (Ka-Yan Leung) is obsessed with the martial arts and, more often than not, his kung-fu clowning gets him into trouble. Ending up facing Hsia (Eddie Ko) of the notorious Jade Brotherhood is inevitable. As a result, Hsia forces Chi's ...
Plot: martial arts, orphan, praying mantis, gang, stabbed in the stomach, farce, child murders an adult, child murderess, blood, insanity, murder, protection money ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 72
The Lizard (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Story: He steals from the rich and gives to the poor! Like Robin Hood, the title hero of The Lizard is a philanthropic thief, except the Lizard makes his rounds in 1930s Shanghai. Corrupt police chief Chen Can (Law Lit) is assigned to bring down the Lizard ...
Plot: martial arts, dirty cop, prostitute, police corruption, kung fu, caper, heist
Time: 1930s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Dead and the Deadly (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Wah Li, known as Fat Boy to his friends, lives with his great-uncle the priest (Uncle). Together with his oddball friends Lai Li and Momo, Wah Li helps Uncle to run the local funeral services. When the body Ma Lun Chio is brought back to the village ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: ghost, fake death, parody, sorcerer, martial arts, supernatural power, kung fu, priest, funeral, impotence, faked death
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Fearless Hyena (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jackie Chan is a youngster, living in a remote vllage with his grandfather who teaches him Kong-Fu (naturally). He keeps getting into fights, even though his grandfather warns him not to show their Kong-Fu to others. Jackie, though, is tempted by ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: school, martial arts, heroes, kung fu, leadership, rivalry, adventure, crimes, village, vengeance, murder, village life ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Where's Officer Tuba? (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sammo Hung stars in this supernatural crime comedy directed by Ricky Lau Koon-wai and Phillip Chan Yan-kin. Tuba (Hung) is a fainthearted cop who prefers to play in the brass section of the police band to pounding the streets. One day, he finds ...
Style: psychotronic, sitcom
Plot: supernatural, ghost, murder, kung fu, martial arts, revenge, footsie under the table, supernatural power, police officer killed, police officer shot, police officer shot in the chest, police officer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Rebellious Son (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Here Chang Siu Tai (Alexander Fu Sheng) is the son of Master Chang (played by Ku Feng), a renowned chiropractor/bone-setter operating a clinic in a poor neighborhood in an unidentified city in early 20th century China. Siu Tai works for his father ...
Plot: kung fu, foreigner, parent child relationship, boxing ring, martial arts, katana, kendo, father son relationship, samurai
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Anonymous Heroes (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A perennial Chang Cheh favorite, Anonymous Heroes focuses on two vagabond brothers, Meng Kang (David Chiang) and Tieh (Ti Lung) who, in the search for fame and fortune, join in a rebellion against a provincial general. Used to shaking down local ...
Plot: martial arts, train robbery, warlord, fight, train, arms deal, violence, heroic bloodshed, kung fu, gunfight, republican era china, railway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
My Lucky Stars 2: Twinkle Twinkle Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The third installment in the Lucky Stars series, following Winners and Sinners (1983) and My Lucky Stars (1985)... The team are released from prison to play detective in order to stop a ruthless gang from ruining their reputations, taking their ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, disorder, farce, rivalry, chases and races, nothing goes right, undercover, crimes, law enforcement, partners, down on your luck, gang ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Shaolin Challenges Ninja (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gordon Liu stars as a Chinese martial arts student struggling to relate to his new Japanese wife. When a series of martial misunderstandings spirals into an international incident, he's forced to take on seven of Japan's most powerful ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninjitsu, master warrior, kung fu, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, one man army, heroes, ambition, contests and competitions, ninja, katana ...
Time: 1930s
Place: china, asia, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 146
Fight to Win (1987)
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: kung fu, karate, martial arts, martial arts tournament, taekwondo
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Back Alley Princess (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Polly Shang Kwan and Sam Hui are con artists who befriend a family of street venders and entertainers. The group constantly faces financial problems as they are ripped off by thugs, their rent is raised and car breaks down. Polly Kuan (who portrays ...
Plot: martial arts, con artists, street urchin, community, woman dressed as man, rooftop fight, women fight, bar fight, street performer, kung fu, pickpocket, homelessness
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
My Lucky Stars (1985)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two Hong-Kong cops are sent to Tokyo to catch an ex-cop who stole a large amount of money in diamonds. After one is captured by the Ninja-gang protecting the rogue cop, the other one gets his old Orphanage gang, dubbed the "Five Lucky ...
Style: humorous, rough, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, police, mafia, gang, escapades, tough law enforcer, law enforcement, friends, police corruption, working undercover, partners ...
Time: 80s
Place: tokyo, hong kong, japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dance of the Drunken Mantis (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A year after training young Jackie Chan in the Drunken Fist, Sam the Seed discovers he has a son, Foggy. He tries to train Foggy but to no avail. Foggy is then trained in Drunken Fist from his uncle as he must face his father's rival, Rubber ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, humorous, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, farce, heroes, adventure, master warrior, ambition, rivalry, parents and children, tough heroes, wooing, adopted son, drunk ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Deadly Life of a Ninja (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A businessman and his sister-in-law are targeted for assassination by a band of evil ninjas and their vicious leader (Yasuaki Kurata). The ninjas are committing bizarre murders all over the city, and the police can't seem to pick up their trail ...
Style: humorous, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, ninjitsu, ninja, murder, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, adventure, heroes, crimes, danger, assassination ...
Time: 80s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Cop Shop Babes (2001)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Beer and Satay are two bumbling cops who get transferred to Cop Shop Girls division. Beer is a womanizer and promptly starts dating two girls at a time. Everyone's after Fireball, who blows stuff up.
Style: not serious, light, captivating, humorous
Plot: parody, policewoman, murder, adultery, farce, police detective, master criminal, police, fbi agent, stereotypes, female police officer, stereotype ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.4
 653
Dreadnaught (1988)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A short-tempered, violent criminal named "White Tiger" is on the run from the police and joins a theater troupe for disguise, killing anyone who angers him or who suspects his identity. One person he unsuccessfully tries to kill several ...
Style: exciting, scary, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, farce, kung fu, on the run, confined, serial killer, manhunt, vengeance, wooing, captivity, working undercover, psychopath ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%