Movies like Mission Impossible

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Mission Impossible (1971)
 4.9
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Mission Impossible (1971)
Original name: 剑女幽魂
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Story: A swordplay flick that takes on a ghostly feeling later on the film.
Plot: martial arts, fight, violence, tough girl, pursuit, con men, female warrior, girl power, adultery, female fighter, asian woman, fighting style, fright, revenge, chase

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Most similar movies to Mission Impossible

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, scary and psychotronic films with plots about martial arts, violence, fight, kung fu, revenge, fistfight and brawl mostly in Action, Horror and Drama genres. Some movies like Mission Impossible: Human Lanterns (1982), Ten Tigers of Shaolin (1978), The Death Duel (1972), The Descendant Of Wing Chun (1978), Lady with a Sword (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.5
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Human Lanterns (1982)
Genre: Horror, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This is it: one of the most talked about cult films ever made -- a maniacal masterpiece of the macabre, the martial arts, and the just plain weird. Shaw's first international star Lo Lieh stars as the insane swordsman who makes Chinese lamps ...
Plot: martial arts, rape, serial killer, bare breasts, sword fight, stabbed in the chest, revenge, skinned alive
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95%
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 ⇓
93%
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 ⇓
74%
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, hand to hand combat, violence, kung fu classic, martial arts training, kung fu fighting, tai chi, fistfight, wing chun, soldier, martial art ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Lady with a Sword (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Feng Fei Fei, an excellent swordswoman, seeks revenge with her nephew for the murder of her old sister, who got killed by some rogues on her way home. She soon finds out that the murderer is the son of her father's best friend and her future ...
Plot: revenge, female warrior, family relations, martial arts, bad influence
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.7
 132
Monster Killer (2011)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A serial killer leaves behind a trail of headless bodies; the special agent assigned to the case begins to uncover the supernatural truth, as his young protégé falls for a beautiful girl who may be more than humanity can handle.
Plot: stabbed with a sword, stabbed in the foot, sword, head cut off, decapitated head, severed head, decapitated body, stabbing, violence, head cut in half, blood, van ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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%
Boxers of Loyalty and Righteousness (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Warlord Yu Ming gained great power for himself. Anyone he suspected of disloyalty was jailed or murdered. He himself was a notorious killer, having personally betrayed his friend General Yip and then slaughtered his entire family. But the ...
Plot: martial arts, shaolin kung fu, kung fu classic, fighting style, brawl, mayhem, revenge, action violence, fight, decapitation
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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The Holy Virgin Versus the Evil Dead (1991)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A teacher and his five female students are attacked by a monster with neon-green eyes.The teacher escapes but his students are completely dismembered.He soon discovers the monster is worshipped by a cult whose ambition is to rule the world and tear ...
Plot: occult, evil, moon, kung fu, supernatural power, surrealism, martial arts, violence, rape, murder, female nudity, adult humor ...
Place: cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Anonymous Heroes (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A perennial Chang Cheh favorite, Anonymous Heroes focuses on two vagabond brothers, Meng Kang (David Chiang) and Tieh (Ti Lung) who, in the search for fame and fortune, join in a rebellion against a provincial general. Used to shaking down local ...
Plot: martial arts, train robbery, warlord, kung fu, gun, arms deal, revolution, violence, sacrifice, gunfight, republican era china, rebellious ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.3
 73
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: bare chested male fighting, bald hero, murder of family, bald, fight, beefcake, vengeance, hand to hand combat, friend, fistfight, revenge plot, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Witches Hammer (2006)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: On the day of her death a normal woman is transformed into a genetically engineered vampire and trained to kill. She is sent on a mission to stop the Souls of the Damned being unleashed into our dimension.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, scary, captivating, bleak
Plot: ninja, vampire, witch, sword fight, assassin, covert operation, car theft, female fighter, revenge, secret project, suicide, violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Dragon's Showdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lee Lung witnessed the murder of his parents by the ruthless bandit Shek King who in turn abducted Lee's infant sister. Lee wanders the land and learns martial arts from a drunken master. Once his skills are perfected, Lee sets out in search of ...
Plot: fight, martial arts, kung fu, revenge, fistfight, action violence, kung fu classic, asian, jeet kune do, fighting style, kicked in the face, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Black Dragon's Revenge (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three rival gangs embark on a search for Bruce Lee's handwritten "finger fighting " manual.
Plot: martial arts, exploitation, bruce lee, investigation, city, violence, fight, revenge, kung fu
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Yakuza Apocalypse (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Akira (Hayato Ichihara) admires Genyo Kamiura, the most powerful yakuza. Genyo Kamiura has been targeted numerous times, but he has never been killed. He is called the invincible person. Because of Genyo Kamiura, Akira enters the world of the ...
Style: parody, horror spoof, exciting, suspense, psychotronic ...
Plot: fight, betrayal, vampire, violence, yakuza, blood, absurd humor, katana, death, martial arts, revenge, decapitation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 ⇓
49%
 6.1
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Lady of Steel (1970)
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 ...
Plot: female martial artist, fistfight, chinese, kung fu master, stylized violence, brawl, one woman army, revenge, kung fu fighting, martial art, tough girl, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The dignified killers (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Huei (Lam Wai - Long Arm of The Law) returns home and gets heavily involved in gangster activity once more working alongside boss Luo (Ku Feng). Re-connecting with friend Ping (Emily Chu - A Better Tomorrow) who's now working as a bar girl to ...
Plot: combat, blood splatter, fistfight, machete, gore, blood, fight, violence, kung fu, martial arts
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The 18 Bronzemen (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During the Manchurian invasion of China, the son of the Ming Dynasty General takes refuge in the Shaolin Temple to learn martial arts, so that he may seek revenge for his dead father. But he must first endure the rigorous test of the temple's ...
Plot: revenge, martial arts, shaolin monk, shaolin, honor, gold, friend, staff, mixed martial arts, violence, training, death of father ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Braveful Police (1988)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: Four women are forced into prostitution after being arrested and put into custody of a rich politician. They are tortured but manage to escape. They take refuge in the home of a female freedom fighter who teaches them urban warfare.
Plot: wrestling, fistfight, hand to hand combat, prostitution, female fighter, fighting style, action violence, emigration, friendship, judo, triad, bodybuilding ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Shaolin Invincibles (1981)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Judy Lee (Chia Ling) is out to avenge the massacre of her family by the Emperor's men and is assisted by another young woman, played by Lung Chun Erh. The two infiltrate the Emperor's court by posing as maids. Carter Wong plays a kung fu ...
Plot: kung fu, revenge, martial arts, kung fu master, sword fight, emperor, gorilla, king, heroine, female martial artist
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.4
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Pedicab Driver (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Lo Tung and his friend Malted Candy, pedicab drivers working the streets of Macao, have both fallen in love. The problem is that both their objects of affection - one a baker, the other a prostitute - are working under cruel and lecherous bosses. ...
Plot: martial arts, fight, stick fight, kung fu, implied sex, foreplay, revenge, violence, farce, prostitution, abusive boss
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Kung Fu Queen (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fan Kao-to is a worker who had enough of corruption in Shanghai. He tries to crush the organization alone. An attempt has been made before but ended up with the big Axe Gang, several of their brands in the man. The man's sister arrives in ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, kickboxing, revenge, fight, female martial artist
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Revenge of the Corpse (1981)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A story of a coffin maker who tells a story about a policeman who was murdered by his wife and her lover. Eventually released constable loose of some grave robbers, the constables ghost is out to make the lives of all those involved in his death ...
Plot: martial arts, torture, grave robbing, unfaithful wife, police brutality, zombie, stabbed in the back, wife murders husband, poisoned drink, blackmail, stabbed in the chest, forced confession ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, katana, hand to hand combat, fight, duel, beating, martial arts, warrior, good versus evil, sword fight, kung fu, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Passionate Killing in the Dream (1992)
Genre: Action, Horror, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A woman can see through the mind of a serial killer. But can she use her talents to alert the police to the killer's next move or will the killer catch on and track her down...
Plot: bloodbath, gore, female nudity, knife, brutality, martial arts, kung fu, sex, violence, fistfight, gun, blood splatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.8
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Satan Returns (1996)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Women born on the 6th June are being killed around Hong Kong. There is a lunatic on the loose. Ching, a police psychologist, looks to be the next victim. She is suffering from terrifying dreams involving the devil himself. All becomes clear when the ...
Style: ambiguous ending, twist ending, surprise ending
Plot: kung fu, evil, supernatural, unhappy ending, cop killer, pistol, masochist, police chief, punching, woman shot, bible quote, lasersight ...
Time: year 1996
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Deadman Inferno (2015)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Hiroya Munakata (Sho Aikawa) is the leader of the yakuza group Munakata-gumi. After 10 years since the big fight, Hiroya Munakata's non blood-related younger brother Takashi (Shingo Tsurumi) is released from prison, but Takashi’s daughter, ...
Style: psychotronic, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, scary ...
Plot: zombie, yakuza, walking dead, living dead, island, violence, chase, death, vengeance, zombie attack, rescue mission, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Shaolin Temple Strikes Back (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Ming princess and her faithful bodyguard are chased to Shaolin Temple by the Ching army.
Plot: martial arts, shaolin monk, fistfight, kung fu fighting, hand to hand combat, brawl, buddha, kung fu master, statue, chinese woman, shaolin kung fu, damsel in distress ...
Time: ancient times
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Beach of the War Gods (1973)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A sort of re-telling of Kurosawa’s “Seven Samurai”. This time the protagonists are a group of Chinese villagers who must band together to recruit outside help to defend themselves against marauding Japanese pirates demanding protection money. ...
Plot: martial arts, samurai, fencing, fight, pirate, sword fight, japanese occupation, war
Place: japan, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%