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The 18 Bronzemen (1976)
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The 18 Bronzemen (1976)
Original name: 少林寺十八銅人
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During the Manchurian invasion of China, the son of the Ming Dynasty General takes refuge in the Shaolin Temple to learn martial arts, so that he may seek revenge for his dead father. But he must first endure the rigorous test of the temple's legendary 18 Bronzemen.
Plot: martial arts, revenge, shaolin, ninja, fight, kung fu, avenger, friendship, violence, assassin, gold, brutality, maze, betrayal, wrestler, sword, shaolin monk, baby, chinese, club, honor, fire, armor, master warrior, blood ...
Place: china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, realistic and rough films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, revenge, violence, fight, master warrior and fistfight mostly in Action, Drama and War genres. Some movies like The 18 Bronzemen: The Great Hero (1978), Heroes of the Wild (1977), Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986), Hapkido (1972), Fist of Fury 2 (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Great Hero (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
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: fistfight, martial arts, kung fu master, stylized violence, kung fu classic, pistol, hand to hand combat, two man army, gunfight, showdown, gun, jeet kune do ...
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Heroes of the Wild (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A regional champion martial artist that moonlights as an honour-bound assassin, Tu Ta Shen, solidifies his reputation by challenging top fighters en route to the other champion, Nan Pa Tien, in order to unify both titles. Along the way he defeats a ...
Style: humorous, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, semi serious
Plot: martial arts, heroes, kung fu master, revenge, kung fu, crimes, ambition, rivalry, escapades, vengeance, wooing, sword fight ...
Time: 70s
Place: china
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82%
Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986)
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shaolin, martial arts, shaolin monk, shaolin kung fu, soldier, master warrior, heroes, kung fu, parents and children, palaces castles and temples, failed attempt, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china, beijing china
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76%
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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: stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, rivalry, kung fu, teachers and students, human spirit, vigilantism, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, hopes, society ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: china, korea, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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One Armed Swordsman Against Nine Killers (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Watch WANG YU as a one-armed savior battling the local goons in this martial arts classic. He has some rather amazing moves up his sleeve.
Plot: kung fu, sword fight, martial arts, revenge, suicide, poison, spear, temple, impalement, severed arm, brothel, blood ...
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67%
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Fist of Fury 2 (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: After Chen Zhen's execution in Shanghai, the Japanese feared that his death would unite all Chinese kung fu schools against them. Fearing this, the Japanese gave orders to the head of the Hong Ku School, Miyamoto (Lo Lieh) to surpass all ...
Plot: master warrior, kung fu master, gangster, one man army, kung fu, one against many, fistfight, martial arts, massacre, hand to hand combat, murder, chinese ...
Time: 1910s
Place: shanghai, shanghai china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Invincible Armour (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hwang Jang Lee is a corrupt Ming guard who frames John Liu for murder. A wanted fugitive, John hides out with a teen who is an expert in the infamous Iron Armor technique, a technique that means the expert can withstand anything. However, Hwang is ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, assassin, revenge, fugitives, on the run, master villain, heroes, one man army, master warrior, rivalry, chases and races ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Shaolin Invincibles (1981)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Judy Lee (Chia Ling) is out to avenge the massacre of her family by the Emperor's men and is assisted by another young woman, played by Lung Chun Erh. The two infiltrate the Emperor's court by posing as maids. Carter Wong plays a kung fu ...
Plot: kung fu, revenge, martial arts, sword fight, kung fu master, gorilla, emperor, heroine, king, female martial artist
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Martial Club (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 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: martial arts, kung fu, revenge, kung fu fighting, school, fistfight, fight, master warrior, asian, culture clash, kung fu classic, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Executioners from Shaolin (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple unite - she is fluent in the crane style of kung fu, he in tiger style. They have a son, but the boy's father is killed by the evil eunuch Pai Mei. Disguised as a girl, his mom trains him in crane style while he secretly learns tiger ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, battles, kung fu, shaolin, mortal combat, failed attempt, palaces castles and temples, vengeance, tough heroes, heroes, master warrior, graphic violence ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: kung fu, fight, martial arts, revenge, asian, kung fu classic, fistfight, brawl, jeet kune do, hand to hand combat, action violence, kung fu fighting ...
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The Sword of Swords (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A noble swordsman fights to recover the magical blade that has protected his country for centuries after being blinded and betrayed by a ruthless villain. A cunning killer has blinded the brave warrior chosen to defend his country with an enchanted ...
Plot: tragedy, martial arts, kung fu, sword, blood, revenge, violence, sword fight, betrayal, fencing
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Bruce Lee: A Dragon Story (1977)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bruce Li plays a young kung fu expert (and waiter) who is trying to live peacefully in San Francisco with his marital arts-challenged friend. But they run afoul of some American thugs, and the fight is on...right!
Style: suspenseful, rough, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, tough heroes, righting the wronged, rivalry, crimes, adventure, martial artist, martial arts training, black belt, philosopher ...
Time: 70s
Place: san francisco, california, usa
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53%
Mission for the Dragon (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Han Wu-song, an antique collector, gets killed while appraising a bronze horse rider statue which trader Wang Dae-in has stolen from a tomb. Dae-in dies on the scene and Wu-song leaves the killer's name on the cave wall before he dies. ...
Plot: martial arts, antique, kung fu, action violence, fistfight, mission, kicked in the face, hand to hand combat, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Godfather Squad (1974)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bruce Liang plays a Chinese Kung Fu movie star, who during his free time carries on a one-man crusade against drug dealers. The villains trick Liang into signing up to appear in a new martial arts movie. The plan is to kill Our Hero while the ...
Plot: violence, revenge, kung fu, ambush, duel, gangster, killer, actress, martial arts, fistfight, blood, asian ...
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Kung Fu Queen (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fan Kao-to is a worker who had enough of corruption in Shanghai. He tries to crush the organization alone. An attempt has been made before but ended up with the big Axe Gang, several of their brands in the man. The man's sister arrives in ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kickboxing, revenge, fight, female martial artist
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Man of Tai Chi (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In Beijing, a young martial artist's skill places him in position to experience opportunities and sacrifices.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, tai chi, one on one, mortal combat, graphic violence, contests and competitions, tough heroes, opponent, crimes, heroes, ambition ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, hong kong, beijing china, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Kill Squad (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A wealthy business man is a victim of an assault and is shot and wheelchair bound while his wife is gang raped and murdered. He then assembles his motley squad of Vietnam buddies to kung fu their way to revenge and get those muthas back.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: violence, murder, vietnam veteran, martial arts, revenge, fight, gun, accident, vietnam war veteran, car, karate, kung fu ...
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Strife for Mastery (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A feudal lord from China sends his son off to kill a criminal who has murdered thirteen of his men and has stolen a large sum of gold. The son, played by David Chiang, abandons his duty (without the will to live an assassin's life anymore) and ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: impalement, blood, good versus evil, betrayal, cut, thief, greed, honor, killer, sword fight, surprise, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Shaolin Avengers (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The famous story of the Shaolin Temple's betrayal by the White-Browed Hermit, and the subsequent revenge by Shaolin firebrand Fang Shih-yu, is the stuff of legend. It has been filmed many times by many directors, but few are remembered as ...
Plot: martial arts, shaolin kung fu, folk hero, revenge, flashback, shaolin, kung fu
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, one against many, ambush, duel, warrior, beating, kung fu classic, martial artist, kung fu fighting, tough guy, hand to hand combat, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Masked Avengers (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Philip Kwok plays a repentant killer who vows to destroy the masked gang of which he was a member. A young fighter and his martial arts brothers come to the town to catch the killers, but one of them is not to be trusted!
Plot: revenge, kung fu, murder mystery, masked killer, martial arts, fight, impalement, mask, massacre, gore
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When Taekwondo Strikes (1973)
Genre: Action, War, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The story is about the Japanese occupation of Korea during World War II. A Korean patriot played by Carter Wong gets into a fight with some Japanese people and is chased into a church. The priest there is captured and tortured. Trying to secure his ...
Plot: martial arts, resistance, japanese occupation, gun, priest, invasion, taekwondo, world war two, imperial japan, hapkido, liberation, army ...
Place: korea, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia
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Clan of the White Lotus (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shaolin practitioners and brothers Wu and Hung kill the merciless Pai Mei. However, Pai Mei's even more merciless brother White Lotus takes revenge; killing most of the Shaolin disciples, including Wu and Hung's girlfriend, leaving only ...
Style: exciting, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia, china
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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, whip, violence, swordsman, female martial artist
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Flying Dagger (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Yu family earn the ire of the Green Dragon clan when the daughter (Cheng Pei-Pei) kills the clan chief's son (a rapist and murderer). The Green Dragon chief wounds family head Yu Yuan with his flying daggers, and kills many others who try ...
Plot: martial arts, revenge, murder, sacrifice, violence, blood, rape, loyalty, sword, knife throwing, marauder
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Fist of Anger (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Historical movie set during the Japanese occupation of China during WWII. Jackie Chan is one of the good guys but has nothing much more than a supporting role.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, world war two, heroes, escapades, military, good versus evil, rivalry, war, life is a bitch, japanese occupation, warrior, brawl ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Five Element Ninjas (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young martial artist seeks revenge on the ninja who kills his martial arts brothers and teacher.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
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Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chen Zhen, a Chinese engineering student in Kyoto, who braves the insults and abuse of his Japanse fellow students for his local love Mitsuko Yamada, daughter of the director, returns in 1937 to his native Shangai, under Japanse protectorate -in ...
Style: realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: china, asia, japan, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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