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The Dragon Lives Again (1977)
 5.3
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The Dragon Lives Again (1977)
Original name: 李三腳威震地獄門
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Everyone's favorite martial artist ""Bruce"" winds up fighting for his life and soul in hell against an evil Warlord intent on making him mincemeat - and he has recruited some of the 1970s most iconic B-movie characters to help dispatch the great one. But when that won't do the trick, he uses monsters, mummies and beautiful women to get the little dragon at any cost.
Style: parody, biting, suspense, psychotronic, tv series pilot
Plot: hell, bruce lee, zombie, vampire, martial arts, gangsters, espionage, bandit, fight, cowboy, kung fu, spy, king, money, police, james bond, dracula, sailor, violence, queen, mummy, earthquake, female nudity, gambling, seduction ...
Place: asia

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Most similar movies to The Dragon Lives Again

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, parody, exciting and realistic films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, fight, rivalry, heroes, farce and violence mostly in Action, Comedy and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Dragon Lives Again: Enter the Fat Dragon (1978), Royal Tramp (1992), Shaolin Challenges Ninja (1978), From Beijing with Love (1994), Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979). 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: parody, gag humor, cult film
Plot: kung fu, bruce lee, fight, satire, karate, martial arts, kickboxing
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Royal Tramp (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The story of Wilson Bond, a pimp who after saving Chan, the leader of the Heaven and Earth society, a revolutionary group, is made a member. After a botched first assignment for the group, he is made a servant to the Prince, the very person the ...
Style: stylized, epic, humorous, offbeat, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: eunuch, master and servant, cons and scams, martial arts, political conspiracy, royal court, farce, adventure, state affairs, escapades, dishonesty, disorder ...
Place: asia, hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, ninjitsu, master warrior, kung fu, contests and competitions, one man army, ambition, heroes, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, ninja, nunchaku ...
Time: 1930s
Place: china, asia, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
From Beijing with Love (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After a giant dinosaur skull is stolen, the head of the Chinese secret police decides to assign the case to the force's most incompetent reject: a rural butcher who stands around all day drinking martinis (shaken, not stirred). With a trunkload ...
Style: parody, not serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, undercover, espionage, secret agent, james bond spoof, spy, rivalry, goofy hero, incompetent police, super weapon, disorder, working undercover ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
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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.
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The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Returning home with his father after a shopping expedition, Wong Fei-Hong is unwittingly caught up in the battle between foreigners who wish to export ancient Chinese artifacts and loyalists who don't want the pieces to leave the country. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, funny, realistic ...
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Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A British secret agent sent to America to rescue a nobleman comes up against an evil genius who is replacing people in important positions with clones who will do his bidding.
Style: parody
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Mexico, Taiwan
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A movie within a movie, created to spoof the martial arts genre. Writer/director Steve Oedekerk uses contemporary characters and splices them into a 1970s kung-fu film, weaving the new and old together. As the main character, The Chosen One, ...
Style: parody, idiotic, humorous, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: No. 1 is fearless, irrestible, and licensed to kill. No. 1 is assigned to capture a madman killing international financiers. Before getting the bad guy, No. 1 encounters mercenaries from the evil organization K.R.A.S.H. (Killing, Rape, Arson, ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 96 min.
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Style: realistic, not serious, exciting, humorous, parody
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 81 min.
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Place: manila philippines, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 38K
Drunken Master (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, exciting, funny, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Spy Hard (1996)
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Duration: 81 min.
Story: The evil Gen. Rancor has his sights set on world domination, and only one man can stop him: Dick Steele, also known as Agent WD-40. Rancor needs to obtain a computer circuit for the missile that he is planning to fire, so Steele teams up with ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Project A (1983)
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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41%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Genre: Action, Comedy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Kung Fu Hustle (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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