Movies like The Cave of the Silken Web

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The Cave of the Silken Web (1967)
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The Cave of the Silken Web (1967)
Original name: 盤絲洞
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Monkey King, Pig and Friar Sand must rescue his master Buddhist monk from seven witches / spiders who believe themselves to be immortal if they eat the monk's flesh. The third part of the Shaw Brothers film series about Monkey King after the novel "Journey to the West."
Plot: werewolf, kung fu, monk, buddhism, sword fight, chinese, monkey king, temptation, opera
Place: hong kong

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, heroes, adventure, sword fight, magic and master warrior mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Cave of the Silken Web: Prince of the Sun (1990), All Men Are Brothers (1975), Magic Crystal (1986), Fire Dragon (1994), Return of the Evil Fox (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
I Will Finally Knock You Down, Dad! (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: There is an underlying story about a lazy son who knows some kung fu but mostly fakes it to show off. After being exposed he does good by improving his skills to the point where he can finally knock down his kung fu master father.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, domineering father, monkey king, chinese new year, disco, father son relationship, slacker
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Prince of the Sun (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Cynthia Rothrock helps to protect a Buddhist boy from villains who wish to stop him from becoming the Prince of the Sun.
Plot: farce, martial arts, stowaway, magic, buddhism, kung fu, protector, traitor
Place: tibet
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Journey to the West: Demon Chapter (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Tang Monk brings three disciples on a journey to the West. On the outside, everything seems harmonious. However, tension is present beneath the surface, and their hearts and minds are not in agreement. After a series of demon-capturing events, the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, humorous, light ...
Plot: kung fu, supernatural power, magic, monk, demon, buddha, chinese, demonic possession, destruction, giant monster, monkey king, giant spider ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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All Men Are Brothers (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: "All Men Are Brothers" is the sequel to "Water Margin" a.k.a. "Seven Blows of the Dragon" from 1972. At the beginning of "All Men Are Brothers", we learn that the emperor forgives the 108 Liangshan rebels ...
Plot: sword fight, kung fu, martial arts, gore, blood splatter, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Super Stooges vs the Wonder Women (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Three men with supernatural powers interfere in a tribal warfare to prevent evil Amazons destroying the inhabitants of a village.
Plot: sword fight, amazon, peplum, super strength, bandit, superhero, burglar, gold, martial arts, cult, kung fu, tribe ...
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62%
Hero from Beyond the Boundary of Time (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wai Siu-Bo travels to the future on a mission to cure the emperor's illness.
Style: erotic
Plot: stabbed in the stomach, supernatural power, homosexuality, altar, police station, police officer, empress, police officer killed, fireworks, monk, shot in the leg, neck breaking ...
Place: hong kong
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Magic Crystal (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Looking to cash in on the popularity of Steven Spielberg's mega-hits E.T. and Raiders of the Lost Ark, Hong Kong schlockmeister Wong Jing directs this yarn about Andy who, along with buddies Pin-pin and Pancho ventures to Greece to find his ...
Plot: magic, martial arts, alien, kung fu, alien creature, farce, female martial artist
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56%
A Chinese Odyssey Part Two: Cinderella (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This sequel to "Pandora's Box" continues director Jeffrey Lau's adaptation of the Buddhism saga "Journey to the West". Stranded five centuries in the past, Joker Monkey King must battle a variety of monsters, seductive ...
Style: epic, offbeat, stylized, serious, semi serious ...
Plot: destiny, monk, reincarnation, time travel, danger, heroes, love and romance, escapades, rivalry, master warrior, save the lady, legends and myths ...
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black ...
Style: absurd, humorous, surreal, cult film, ironic ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, king arthur, sword fight, knight, courage, disorder, parody, absurd humor ...
Time: 10th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Holy Flame of the Martial World (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This internationally popular tale of a brother and sister seeking vengeance for the death of their parents through the mythical yin/yang Holy Flame technique is an eye-filling epic. Kuo Chue (a.k.a. Philip Kwok), famous as the star of Chang ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, laser, tough heroes, family relations, battles, aerial combats, mortal combat, graphic violence, vengeance, orphan, rivalry, supernatural ability ...
Place: china, asia
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52%
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Fire Dragon (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rebel fighter Yuen Ming (Max Mok) must protect an important letter with content that can expose the corrupt Chinese government. Sent to retrieve the letter is Ma, the Fire Dragon (Brigitte Lin) and she infiltrates the small village where Yuen Ming ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, female martial artist, violence, female protagonist, kung fu master, master warrior, fistfight, kung fu classic, woman fights a man, martial artist ...
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Return of the Evil Fox (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: 1391: The good Chiang Su-Su manages to defeat the evil spirit Elf Fox, but has her soul transferred to a jasper incense holder and remains dormant for hundreds of years. In 1991 the Elf Fox returns to lethal life to wreak havoc on modern Hong Kong. ...
Plot: monk, shopping mall, roller skating, religion, gambling, buddhism, christianity, bandit
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Les Paladins (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: France
Duration: 204 min.
Story: "Inspired by a fable by La Fontaine, [composer Jean-Philippe] Rameau produced perhaps his most brilliant music for his penultimate great work, blending reality and the surreal on several levels." — from the DVD back cover
Style: baroque
Plot: opera live performance, dancing, balloon, dance, live performance, stage performance, metro, angel, nudity (full frontal - brief), subway, rap, opera ...
Place: versailles, paris france
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46%
Chinese In Paris (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Overnight, Paris is invaded - although peacefully - but the Chinese Army, and millions of Chinese people... It's the Nazi occupation all over again, with modern - funny - twists.
Plot: communist, chinese, satire, uniform, occupation, invasion
Place: paris france
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44%
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Holy Weapon (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During the dinasty Ming, Mo Kake takes a invincibility drink to defeat the best japanese warrior Super Sword. Three years later, the samourai is back, decided to take the power of 7 maidens, to defeat Mo Kake.
Plot: absurd humor, chinese, head cut off, virgin, sword, kung fu, brothel, martial arts, absurdism, vampire, water, sword fight ...
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Sword Stained with Royal Blood (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After the death of Marshal Yuen, a princess is arrested by a constable whilst training with her kung-fu teacher. They are soon drawn into a conflict which centres around the mysterious man with the golden snake sword - an incredibly powerful magical ...
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Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A small town band makes it big, but loses track of their roots, as they get caught up into the big-time machinations of the music biz. Now, they must thwart a plot to destroy their home town. Built around the music of the beatles, this musical uses ...
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious, stylized ...
Plot: rescue, small town, convertible, the beatles, billboard, record producer, bus, robot, theft, music band, rising to stardom, artists and showbiz ...
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Fairy Tales (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
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Duration: 76 min.
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
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Style: suspense, tense, entertaining, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: date night, teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dr. Wai in the Scriptures with No Words (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film
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Time: 90s, 30s, 1930s
Place: hong kong, asia
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A Chinese Odyssey Part One: Pandora's Box (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Fantasy adventure about the arrival of Buddhism in China. When the Goddess of Happiness tosses the Longevity Monk and his disciples out of heaven (because the Monkey King tried to attain immortality), the Monkey King is reincarnated as the Joker. He ...
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, reincarnation, changing the past or future, legends and myths, time travel, clergy, hopes, escapades, rescue, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural ...
Place: asia, china
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35%
Temptation Island (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Dina (Dina Bonnevie), Suzanne (Jennifer Cortez), Bambi (Bambi Arambulo) and Azenith (Azenith Briones) join the famed Miss Manila Sunshine contest, which brought them together on a yacht cruise as part of the pageants semi-finals. By some freak ...
Plot: beach, ocean, sex, island, high society, cannibalism, desertion, yacht, castaway, sun, dune, rescue ...
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Samson and His Mighty Challenge (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four muscular heroes fight the evil ruler of an oppressed people.
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My Tale Is Hot (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The devil emerges from the ground in a suburbanite's garden and tries to tempt him with a variety of naked women.
Plot: devil, temptation, burlesque, bare breasts, wager, female nudity, stripper, henpecked husband, husband wife relationship, twist the dance, harem, faithfulness ...
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Just Another Pandora's Box (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Qing Ye Se only knows how to be a thief, but he runs into major trouble when he accidentally steals the heart of Rose, an immortal fairy. During a chaotic chase, Qing gets ahold of the Pandora's Box, sending them both back in time to the Three ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, tense
Plot: time travel, legends and myths, escapades, mistaken identity, disorder, battles, heroes, dishonesty, imaginary, rivalry, friendship, adventure ...
Place: hong kong
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34%
A Kid from Tibet (1991)
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 ...
Plot: tough guy, violence, asian, monk, fistfight, villain, mixed martial arts, bad guy, duel, martial artist, showdown, master warrior ...
Place: tibet, hong kong
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Stay Tuned (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Salesman Roy Knable spends all his free time watching television, to the exasperation of his wife, Helen. One day, TV salesman Spike convinces Roy to buy a satellite dish offering 666 channels. The new addition to Roy's home entertainment ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspense, witty, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: tv show, satellite dish, survival, couple relations, hostages, crumbling marriage, hostage, media satire, television, satire, wrestling, axe ...
Time: 80s, 1990s, 90s
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The Mikado (1987)
Genre: Musical, Comedy
Country: Australia
Story: Nanki-Poo, the son of the Mikado, leaves home and disguises himself as a musician to escape a distasteful marriage - and meets a beautiful girl, Yum-Yum, with whom he falls in love. He desperately wants to marry her, but obstacles are cast in his ...
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Monster Hunt (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Young monster kids try to make peace between the world of humans and the world of the monsters.
Style: humorous, exciting, scenic, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: monster, adventure, half breed, battles, escapades, imaginary, heroes, creature, exile, sword and sorcery, battle, magic ...
Place: asia
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30%
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Flying Dagger (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The well-known "Flying Dagger" Chung and his nephew Lam lived on rewards from apprehending bandits. Chung refused the love of "Great Coquette" Lady Fung. Therefore, Fung always mess up Chung's business for revenge. Flying ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
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