Movies like Lady of Steel

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Lady of Steel (1970)
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Lady of Steel (1970)
Original name: 荒江女俠
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 country against invading Jin forces. Fang also intends to avenge the murder of her parents 20 years past by bandit leader Han Shi-xiong (Huang Chung-hsin). Han has since taken on a new, false identity as a reputable member of the Flying Dragon Clan while secretly working with the Jin to bring down the resistance. Han uses cunning and a network of criminal fighters in an attempt to assassinate Fang, and when that fails, to frame her as a traitor. Once his true identity and intentions are revealed, a determined Fang must rely on her deadly sword skills and assistance from a clever beggar clan leader (Yueh Hua) to stop Han and restore her reputation.
Plot: female martial artist, martial arts, kung fu, violence, tough girl, villain, traitor, chinese, female warrior, martial artist, female fighter, murder, brawl, master warrior, kung fu master, heroine, one against many, kung fu classic, one woman army, revenge, fistfight, stylized violence, kung fu fighting, martial art

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, exciting, serious and stylized films with plots about martial arts, kung fu classic, kung fu, violence, fistfight, kung fu fighting and martial artist mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Lady of Steel: The Angry River (1971), Village of Tigers (1974), Ten Tigers of Shaolin (1978), Come Drink with Me (1966), Tiger Claws III (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: martial arts, kung fu, torture, violence, fistfight, martial artist, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting, brawl, master warrior, kung fu master, mask ...
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95%
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, kung fu classic, chinese, brawl, kung fu fighting, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, chinaman, fistfight, wu shu, kung fu ...
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90%
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 classic, violence, brawl, matriarch, kung fu fighting, fistfight, martial artist, kung fu master, bad influence, female warrior, gang ...
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88%
Ten Tigers of Shaolin (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The noble Ten Tigers, one woman and nine men, protect their Cantonese region the villainous Lord Yung and his underlings. When Yung kidnaps the wife of one of the Tiger's students, the Tigers disguise themselves as a Princess and her followers ...
Plot: female martial artist, female fighter, kung fu fighting, fistfight, beating, stylized violence, fight, kung fu master, tough guy, hand to hand combat, brawl, village ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Come Drink with Me (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Cheng Pei-pei plays Golden Swallow, a fighter-for-hire who has been contracted by the local government to retrieve the governor's kidnapped son. Holding him is a group of rebels who are demanding that their leader be released from prison in ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, kung fu master, master warrior, martial arts, female warrior, blood, hotel, monastery, forest, tough girl, gore ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Tiger Claws III (2000)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a psychotic martial artist called Stryker resurrects the long-dead spirits of three ancient Chinese master assassins in an effort to take over the New York underworld, it's up to supercops Tarek Richards and Linda Masterson to stop him. ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, ritual, tough girl, hand to hand combat, master warrior, kung fu master, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, female martial artist, martial artist, brawl ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, karate, kung fu, violence, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, karate chop, karate kick, heroes, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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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, martial artist, duel, kung fu classic, brawl, kung fu fighting, fighting style, fistfight, stylized violence, roundhouse kick, showdown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: kung fu, martial arts, asian, one against many, chinaman, hand to hand combat, villain, karate chop, fight, kung fu fighting, brawl, karate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Blade Spares None (1971)
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 ...
Plot: katana sword, kung fu fighting, kung fu, flying kick, karate chop, roundhouse kick, warrior, katana, master warrior, wing chun, tournament, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Bruce, King of Kung Fu (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Bruce Le stars as Bruce Lee, a young teenager who is the leader of the Liu City gang, who gets into trouble and street fights every now and again. Bruce is a student in the style of Chinese boxing, but when his skills are not enough to fend off a ...
Plot: martial arts, stylized violence, fighting style, asian, violence, kung fu, chinaman, brawl, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, martial artist, bully ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, warrior, kung fu, martial arts, tough guy, martial artist, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, karate, stylized violence, beefcake, fistfight ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, hotel, semiautomatic pistol, female nudity, hitman, knife, blood spatter, pistol, disarming someone, hand to hand combat, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Chinese Stuntman (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Chinese Stuntman was a Bruceploitation film starring Bruce Li released in 1981. It is largely based around the Bruce Lee classic Enter The Dragon. Chang Wei (Li), a stuntman, is called to the secret island owned by the mysterious Fu Chi (Yun Wen ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, action violence, fistfight, brawl, hand to hand combat, fighting style, roundhouse kick, jeet kune do, martial arts training, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, violence, hand to hand combat, karate chop, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, fight, master warrior, black belt, asian man, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, martial artist, kung fu classic, asian, kung fu fighting, stylized violence, dead girl, wing chun, master warrior, hand to hand combat, brawl, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 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: revenge, duel, fistfight, good versus evil, hand to hand combat, kung fu, sword fight, martial arts, warrior, fight, beating, katana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, good versus evil, blood splatter, brunette, kung fu, male female relationship, blood, jeet kune do, showdown, shaolin monk, kung fu master, roundhouse kick ...
Place: malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Vanishing Son (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two students in the Peoples Republic of China are forced to flee out of China after having taken part in a protest action for freedom. They come to America, and try to build up a new life. After a while, one of the brothers pursues a musical career ...
Plot: chinaman, fistfight, brawl, kung fu, hand to hand combat, chinese, martial arts, violence, beefcake martial arts, master warrior, two man army, kung fu classic ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, strangulation, motorcycle, undercover, somersault, choke hold, violence
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Fighting Ace (1979)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: 20 years after the death of his parents, a martial artist sets out to avenge their deaths by pretending he doesn't know kung fu. But when it is revealed that he does know kung fu, the killer sets to kill him and his friends.
Plot: kung fu, hand to hand combat, beefcake, fight, bald, bald hero, fistfight, bald man, brawl, violence, martial artist, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, beefcake, karate kick, duel, stylized violence, warrior, beating, martial artist, brawl, black belt, kung fu classic, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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%
The Steel Fisted Dragon (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A kung-fu master hunts down the villain who killed his mother.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, kung fu classic, kung fu fighting, martial artist, villain, bruce lee, violence, fight, kung fu master, jeet kune do, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Descendant Of Wing Chun (1978)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Fierceful fighting displays the Wing Chun style of kung fu in this tale of revenge. Evil bandit Ma Lung escapes from prison and seeks revenge on retired Wing Chun teacher Lam Chan, who had helped to imprison him. Ma wreaks havoc on Lam's Wing ...
Plot: kung fu, revenge, tai chi, violence, martial arts training, fighting style, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, hand to hand combat, wing chun, soldier, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: kung fu, martial arts, revenge, violence, school, fight, fistfight, master warrior, jealousy, death, culture clash, asian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: revenge plot, warrior, fistfight, tough guy, murder, violence, knife throwing, house fire, master warrior, heroes, wing chun, anti heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%