Movies like My Samurai

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My Samurai (1992)
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My Samurai (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A boy, Peter McCrea, witnesses a gangland murder. He turns to his martial arts teacher, Young Park, to help defend him from the gangsters. On the run from both the gang and the police, Peter learns self-defense and the courage to face his fears.
Plot: martial arts, gang, villain, boy, teenage boy, murder, child martial arts, mentor, falling from height

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, realistic and rough films with plots about martial arts, murder, rivalry, crimes, violence, fistfight and gang mostly in Action and Thriller genres. Some movies like My Samurai: Beyond Fear (1993), Hawk's Vengeance (1996), Street Soldiers (1991), Champions (1997), Shaolin Handlock (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.7
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Beyond Fear (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Martial Arts Champion Mimi Lesseos is back - and the wilderness just got wilder! Tipper Taylor, martial arts expert turned wilderness tour guide, is stalked deep in the wilderness by two desperate men who will stop at nothing to retrieve a videotape ...
Plot: martial arts, environment, nature, femme fatale, tour guide, female martial artist, wilderness, murder
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95%
Hawk's Vengeance (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Eric Hawke a British Marine, attends the funeral of his policeman brother who he discovers has been attempting to investigate the mysterious kidnappings and murders of a local Asian street gang. The clues seem to point to a rival Nazi white ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, hitman, marine, graphic violence, battles, tough heroes, gang, undercover, crime, criminal heroes, gangsters ...
Time: 90s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Street Soldiers (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Warring teenage street gangs provide the fodder for this martial arts actioner. Things really heat up when each gang finds a martial arts experts to train them out to fight.
Style: splatter
Plot: gang warfare, teenager, street gang, drive by shooting, child murder, martial arts, stabbing, neck breaking, murder, korean american
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74%
 3.9
 257
Champions (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: William Rockman, a champion "Terminal Combat" fighter who retired from the sport after accidentally killing a young man while training. Five years after his retirement, Terminal Combat has been banned by the government and has gone ...
Plot: undercover, sex scene, beefcake, brother brother relationship, female fighter, underground fighting, female martial artist, revenge, murder, policewoman killing, villain, bare chested male fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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, kung fu master, murder, kept woman, violence, motorcycle, undercover, somersault, strangulation, choke hold
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 36
Heat Street (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A black boxer whose daughter was murdered by bikers joins up with a white repo man to battle street gangs.
Plot: revenge, brawl, murder, father daughter relationship, boxing gym, baseball bat, gang violence, gang, boxing match, rape and revenge, swimming pool
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.0
 343
Out for Blood (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lawyer's family is murdered by drug smugglers, and he is beaten and left for dead, but survives although in a coma. When he awakes he only has a partial memory of what happened. In order to find out the real story, he trains with a karate ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, drug dealing, murder, martial arts, vengeance, working undercover, memory loss, kidnapping, uninhibited rivalry, vigilantism, false accusation, gang ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.3
 280
Killpoint (1984)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: An L.A. cop investigating the rape and murder of his wife traces the crime to a psycho biker gang that smuggles guns. He teams up with an FBI agent to stop them and catch his wife's killers.
Plot: police, murder, hand to hand combat, fistfight, long hair, fight, weapons, gangsters, bodybuilder, violence, dancer, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.1
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Red Wolf (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of terrorists murder the captain of a cruise ship and take everyone hostage. Their plan is to steal the uranium being stored in the ship's safe. It's up to a security officer and a pickpocketing cocktail waitress to stop them.
Plot: cruise ship, martial arts, gunfight, bomb, terrorist, gun, murder, person on fire
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.1
 477
White Tiger (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When D.E.A. agent Mike Ryan undertakes the huge task of avenging the brutal murder of the partner John Grogan, he find he must fight both sides; the murderer and his double crossing police buddies. Now with the unexpected help of the lovely Jade, he ...
Plot: martial arts, interracial love, sex in bed, revenge, assassin, man and woman in bed, male nudity, interracial kiss, black bra, asian woman, drug dealing, white man asian woman relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
A Dangerous Place (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When Ethan's older brother Greg is found dead, the police rule the case a suicide, but Ethan suspects foul play stemming from Greg's recent involvement with a martial arts team called the Scorpions. Ethan is also accomplished at martial ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, gang, youth, karate, dojo, crimes, crime, assassination, rivalry, society, amateur detective ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.0
 300
Deadly Bet (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jeff Wincott plays a gambler who puts his life on the line to buy his way out of the clutches of a mobster.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, sport, contests and competitions, rivalry, gangsters, crime, ambition, alcohol abuse, redemption, gambling, obsession, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Outside the Law (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Secret agent Julie Cosgrove is walking into her most dangerous mission yet.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, secret agents, undercover, working undercover, vengeance, deadly, starting over, heroes, government agency, hitman, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, colombia, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
China Strike Force (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young Chinese Security Officer, Darren, is called for Team 808, which fights against the smuggling of drugs and corruption. Noriko, a Japanese Interpol officer, collaborates with Darren for the destruction of a large international drug cartel. At ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, murder, police investigation, gang, crimes, partners, partners against crime, gangsters, tough law enforcer, master criminal, secret agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: hong kong, new york, usa, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Village of Tigers (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Story: The lead actress is Shu Pei Pei, who is quite forceful as a no-nonsense fighter decked out in an array of colorful swordswoman fashions. I've seen her in nine other films, although I don't recall any which featured her in an action role ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu fighting, stylized violence, brawl, wu shu, fistfight, martial artist, kung fu classic, matriarch, bad influence, female warrior, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ⇓
48%
 3.3
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The Purifiers (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The story of martial arts clubs who have created their own city infrastructure after tiring of government initiatives. Responding to the greed and corruption creeping into the other clubs, headed by capitalist-wannabe Moses, The Purifiers battle to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, martial arts, fighting crime, crimes, leadership, rivalry, vengeance, vigilantism, gangsters, tough heroes, society, danger ...
Time: future
Place: england, scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Power Within (1995)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Stan Dryer, a teen, afraid to even ask a girl to the prom, finds courage and extreme martial arts skill when he is given a ring by an old man he tried to save from a group of attackers. The ring is a mate to a ring stolen by a double dealing art ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, martial arts, supernatural ability, adventure, escapades, youth, anti heroes, rivalry, heroic mission, survival, teenage life ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 3.4
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Blackbelt II (1989)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Brad Spyder flies to Hawaii to uncover a web of bribery, betrayal and lies and when Spyder finds his partner dead, a cat and mouse game between killer and cop begins.
Plot: martial arts, cat and mouse, betrayal, bribery, police protagonist, corruption, police investigation, gangster, gangsters, action violence, karate, hand to hand combat ...
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 1K
TNT Jackson (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: A woman encounters thugs and drug dealers after traveling to Hong Kong to search for her missing brother.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, karate, gang, revenge, ambush, kung fu, parade, drug smuggling, one woman army, injustice, tough heroes, missing person ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.5
 752
Tiger Claws (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The police does not know what to do. They have to deal with a serial killer who aims at martial arts masters. One after another is killed in the same brutal way. This may be a chance for detective Linda Masterson to work on her first murder case. ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, serial killer, crimes, murder, crime, rivalry, law enforcement, deadly, police detective, tough heroes, master criminal, master warrior ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mexican Gangster (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Johnny Sun is a Mexican American with a white mother and Mexican dad. He witnesses his parents murder and gets his revenge years later, leading to a hard life as a gangster in drugs and smuggling. He tries to keep his borther from the life and finds ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, crimes, gang, society, going straight, family relations, urban ghetto, mexican american, murder, revenge, smuggling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
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Private Wars (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A wealthy businessman is trying to "convince" the inhabitants of an old neighborhood to abandon their homes in order to build a huge business center there. To achieve his goals, he bribes the police and uses organized bands to intimidate ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, heroes, vigilantism, save the day, crime, society, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, lone wolves, manipulations, crimes ...
Time: 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Shootfighter: Fight to the Death (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nick and Ruben are hoodwinked into a "shootfighter" (no-holds-barred, to the death) martial arts match by the evil Mr. Lee, who has a grudge against world shootfighter champ(and teacher of Nick and Ruben) Shingo.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, graphic violence, rivalry, buddies, master warrior, adoption, profanity, stash, strong violent content, gory, battles, adventure ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.3
 128
No Safe Haven (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When his family is murdered by members of a drug gang, an undercover CIA agent tracks them down, but they escape and flee to their hideout, a fortress in South America. Knowing he can't count on the local authorities for aid, he calls on one of ...
Plot: murder, revenge, ex cia agent, fortress, gun, child, gambling, american football, home invasion, helicopter, female nudity, child with gun ...
Place: south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Shootfighter II (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In this martial-arts actioner, Miami mobsters find themselves in mortal danger after an angry police chief hires the world's most vicious fighters and uses them to launch a city-wide vendetta
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, working undercover, deadly, crimes, contests and competitions, danger, law enforcement, ambition, rivalry, heroes, master warrior ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Max Havoc: Ring of Fire (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Max, having forsaken his life as a former world kick-boxing champion to redefine himself as a world class photographer, is on his way to photograph top tennis star and athlete Suzy Blaine. While on assignment, Max uncovers a crime ring and relies on ...
Style: exciting, serious, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, resort, gangsters, gang, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, kickboxing, criminal, heroes, showdown, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, seattle, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
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Blackbelt (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson is back and forced to take on the greatest legends of the martial arts world. Wilson fights off all comers while defending rock superstar Shanna (Deirdre Imershein) against the insane attacks of a fanatical veteran ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, martial arts, serial killer, murder, stalking, vietnam war, investigation, one man army, vigilantism, psychopath, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The City of Violence (2006)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Tae-su, a detective fighting organized crime, returns to his hometown for his high school friend Wang-jae's funeral. There, he meets his old friends Pil-ho, Dong-hwan and Seok-hwan and they reminisce. Suspecting something fishy about ...
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, organized crime, martial arts, revenge, law enforcement, tough law enforcer, gang, danger, deadly, murder, homecoming, partners ...
Time: contemporary
Place: korea, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Black Belt Jones (1974)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jones is a secret agent who has gone into semi-retirement, concentrating instead on teaching the martial arts to inner city youths. The karate school is run by a kindly old coot named Pops ,played by Scatman Crothers. His gambling debts, however, ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, chase, heroes, heist, vigilantism, black belt, siblings relations, against the odds, righting the wronged, school, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, california, usa, australia, south central los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%