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Warriors of the Sacred Temple (1977)
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Warriors of the Sacred Temple (1977)
Original name: 十大弟子
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The High Abbot of Shaolin Temple sends the Ten Brothers, newly finished with their Shaolin training, as escorts to one Master Chu. Master Chu has been living in the Temple for two years waiting for the right time to leave and renew his fight against the Mings. The road to victory is filled with danger--can the Ten Brothers guide Master Chu through?
Plot: shaolin, martial arts, journey, fight, kung fu, spy, karate, hotel, heroes, death, kidnap, monk, kidnapping, monastery, escort, restaurant, betrayal, sword, hand to hand combat, emperor, villain, shaolin monk, tattoo, chase, waiter ...
Place: china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, realistic and stylized films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, fistfight, master warrior, violence, fight and kung fu fighting mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Warriors of the Sacred Temple: The Shaolin Temple (1982), Ninja Hunter (1987), The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978), Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986), Shaolin (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Shaolin Temple (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Tang emperor is betrayed by one of his generals, who installs himself as emperor in the East Capital. The son of one of his slave workers escapes to the Shaolin Temple, learns kung fu, and sets out to kill the traitor who killed his father. ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, tense ...
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Time: 7th century
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Ninja Hunter (1987)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The plot centres around Wu Tang villain, Abbot White, who wants to destroy the Shaolin monks and become supreme martial artist. In order to do so, he teams up with a clan of Ninjas, led by three masters – gold lamé ninja, white mustachioed ninja ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The anti-Ching patriots, under the guidance of Ho Kuang-han, have secretly set up their base in Canton, disguised as school masters. During a brutal Manchu attack, Lui manages to escape, and devotes himself to learning the martial arts in order to ...
Style: stylized, exciting, mad, serious, suspenseful ...
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Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are ...
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Audience: boys' night
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Duration: 131 min.
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Style: serious, stylized, bleak, captivating, exciting ...
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Shaolin Intruders (1983)
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The Invincible Kung Fu Trio (1977)
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Country: Taiwan
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Story: The film takes up the tale of Shaolin students Fong Si Yu and Hung Si Kwan (joined here by a third comrade, Lu Ka Chai) and their efforts to battle Ching oppressors. Their chief antagonist is the Abbot of Wutang who makes it his job to get rid of ...
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Style: serious, realistic, rough, tense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 99 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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