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The Blade Spares None (1971)
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The Blade Spares None (1971)
Original name: 刀不留人
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ho Li-Chun, a pretty but ruthless swordswoman, and three challengers are participating in an open tournament at Prince Kuei's Palace. A knight, Chen Jo-Yu, is defeated in the tournament. He flees and later returns with knight Tang Ching-Yun who wields a strange sword. They get trapped but Ho deliberately sets both free after seeing Tang's weapon which she recognizes as the same weapon once used by Sun Tien-Chen, a foe of the Ho family. She decides to investigate. She finds out Prince Kuei actually is Sun, who killed the real prince years ago and assumed his identity. Ho joins forces with Chen and Tang. The trio slays Sun in a desperate confrontation at the palace.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, karate, violence, heroes, tough guy, warrior, sword, sword fight, good versus evil, martial artist, duel, tournament, master warrior, kung fu master, wing chun, evil man, showdown, sword duel, kung fu classic, katana sword, stylized violence, kung fu fighting, karate kick, karate chop ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, serious, realistic and stylized films with plots about martial arts, martial artist, violence, master warrior, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting and kung fu mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Blade Spares None: The Himalayan (1976), Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993), Dragon Bruce Lee, Part II (1982), The Death Duel (1972), Dragons of Death (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, fighting style, warrior, violence, kung fu master, martial artist, stylized violence, tough guy, duel, fistfight, showdown ...
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95%
Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 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: blood splatter, warrior, duel, ambush, hand to hand combat, good versus evil, blood spatter, tough guy, beating, battlefield, martial arts, kung fu ...
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86%
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 ...
Plot: hand to hand combat, beefcake, beefcake martial arts, tough guy, kung fu, fight, violence, warrior, kung fu master, fistfight, leg wound, brawl ...
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71%
Bruce Li the Invincible Chinatown Connection (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After turning against friends of his Kung Fu teacher, Cheung Li Kung is banished to Malaysia, but instead of reforming, Cheung sets up a casino to steal wages back from the miners who work for him. When he also kidnaps the local store owner's ...
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, warrior, good versus evil, attempted rape, daughter, fistfight, uncle nephew relationship, violence, gambling, disguise, flashback, battle ...
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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The Death Duel (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: The Death Duel is a Taiwan Martial Arts movie
Plot: martial arts, brawl, fistfight, kung fu master, kung fu, roundhouse kick, martial artist, karate, karate kick, karate chop, heroes, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, wing chun, heroes, blind girl, kung fu master, karate kick, beefcake martial arts, karate chop, fighting style, roundhouse kick, violence, master warrior ...
Time: 19th century
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66%
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: cult film
Plot: sword fight, mixed martial arts, stick fight, kung fu, one man army, brawl, tough guy, sword, fighting style, kung fu master, folk hero, violence ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Angry River (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The plot has to do with a reign of terror conducted by a mysterious killer dubbed "Poison Dart," who is hitting all kinds of prominent people with poison darts.
Plot: monster, revenge, stylized violence, martial arts, kung fu fighting, kung fu, fistfight, violence, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, wu shu, asian man ...
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64%
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Kung Fu Fever (1979)
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: kung fu, martial arts, fistfight, kung fu master, martial artist, martial art, hand to hand combat, duel, fighting style, kung fu classic, violence, karate chop ...
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62%
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, kung fu master, brutality, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting, duel, warrior, roundhouse kick, martial artist, hapkido, fistfight, brawl ...
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62%
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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: fight, fistfight, karate chop, tough guy, karate kick, revenge plot, brutality, kung fu, beefcake martial arts, revenge, kung fu classic, brawl ...
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62%
Fighting Fist (1992)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Action
Country: Japan, Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Yakuza of Japan has infiltrated the universities of Hong Kong and are conducting illegal activities such as underground bare knuckle fights,gambling and drugs. Hong Kong Police team up with the Japanese Secret Service to bring down the ruthless ...
Plot: martial arts, yakuza, karate kick, asian man, karate chop, violence, kung fu fighting, fight, master warrior, hand to hand combat, roundhouse kick, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, fistfight, mask, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, asian, martial artist, master warrior, violence, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Swordmates (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Ming dynasty traitors have sent a secret message in a jade goddess statuette, containing their plans of treason to help tribal warlords usurp power from the Ming government. The message and statue being intercepted, powerful swordsmen (and a ...
Plot: kung fu fighting, sword, katana sword, warrior, stylized violence, fighting style, kung fu classic, martial arts, sword fight, violence, kung fu, sword duel ...
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59%
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 ...
Style: based on cult tv series
Plot: martial arts, fight, beating, shaolin kung fu, shaolin monk, heroes, master warrior, kung fu classic, stylized violence, martial artist, kung fu fighting, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Ninja Destroyer (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A lucrative emerald mine and the various protagonists who are struggling to wrest control of it for their own profitable ends.
Plot: martial arts, gang war, kiss, female nudity, sex, semiautomatic pistol, grenade launcher, ak 47, explosion, kung fu classic, pistol, gunfight ...
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59%
In Eagle Dragon Fist (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A dishonored student of the Dragon Fist Sect seeks revenge for the death of his teacher.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, heroes, martial arts, antidote, violence spree, vengeance, village, graphic violence, danger, rivalry, stylized violence, martial artist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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 ⇓
52%
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The Awaken Punch (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A man takes on a gang that has been terrorizing a small village.
Plot: murder, stabbed in the back, martial arts, knife, violence, martial artist, bicycle, knife fight, master warrior, heroes, wing chun, anti heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Lady of Steel (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A young swordswoman named Fang Ying-qi (Cheng Pei-Pei) sets out to join a gathering of the martial world’s leading warriors under the banner of Lord Xia (Fang Mien) and the Flying Dragon Clan. Their mission is to organize the defense of their ...
Plot: female martial artist, fistfight, martial art, tough girl, martial artist, brawl, female warrior, villain, kung fu classic, female fighter, stylized violence, kung fu master ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: martial arts, kung fu, stylized violence, asian, karate chop, brawl, martial artist, karate kick, hand to hand combat, kung fu classic, karate, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, arms dealer, violence, jeet kune do, cigarette holder, kung fu master, police, death of brother, murder, brawl, fistfight, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Murder in the Orient (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery
Country: Philippines
Duration: 73 min.
Story: American agent, with the help of a wise martial arts teacher, hunts down a pair of samurai swords that are worth millions of dollars.
Plot: map, kung fu master, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, martial arts, tough guy, gold, karate kick, adventurer, treasure map, brawl, black belt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Showdown (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
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.
Plot: fight, martial art, duel, kung fu fighting, judo throw, hapkido, karate chop, kung fu master, stylized violence, fistfight, muay thai, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 ⇓
43%
The Legend II (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The hero Fong Sai Yuk becomes involved in the secret brotherhood "The Red Flower", who are trying to overthrow the Manchurian emperor and re-establishing the Ming dynasty. The social upheaval is combined with Sai Yuk's personal moral ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, heroic mission, redemption, rivalry, dishonesty, escapades, daring rescue, rescue, master villain, betrayal, danger ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, bruce lee, gangster, stylized violence, disarming someone, tough cop, police officer, murder, hapkido, kung fu fighting, roundhouse kick ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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 ⇓
41%
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Bruce Lee: The Man, the Myth (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A highly fictionalized biography of the famous Bruce Lee, this movie traces his college life, his marriage to Linda Lee, his relationship with his master, and his untimely death.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, kung fu, rising to stardom, society, lifestyle, ambition, prodigy, family relations, couples, hollywood ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 70s, 50s
Place: asia, usa, hong kong, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%