Movies like Be a Man! Samurai School

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Be a Man! Samurai School (2008)
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Be a Man! Samurai School (2008)
Original name: 魁!!男塾
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Momotaro and Hidemaro are 1st-years at Otokojuku, a private boys school where true men are made. Momotaro, proficient in academics and martial arts becomes good friends with Hidemaro an underachieving weakling. Omito Date, former student leader, plans his revenge against his former school. Now leader of an evil army from rival Kanto Gogakuren school he fully intends on taking over Otokojuku.
Plot: fight, honor, duel, tradition, manga

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Most similar movies to Be a Man! Samurai School

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, exciting, realistic and cult film films with plots about fight, martial arts, violence, friendship, kung fu, fistfight and rivalry mostly in Action, Comedy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Be a Man! Samurai School: Men at Arms (2005), Sumo Vixens (1996), The Greater Good Company (2013), Chickboxin' Underground (1999), Shaolin Challenges Ninja (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Men at Arms (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Estonia
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A fake historic epic on the Middle Ages and Estonia's not-so-glorious past.
Style: humorous, feel good, absurd, light, entertaining
Plot: surrealism, elderly, fight, death, medieval, tradition, mentor, revenge, danger, friendship, adventure, fictional war ...
Time: middle ages
Place: estonia, europe
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95%
Gintama 2: Rules Are Made To Be Broken (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The Yorozuya gang returns to protect the country's shogun when the Shinsengumi police force finds itself in a crisis.
Style: tense, humorous, semi serious, disturbing
Plot: heroes, danger, friendship, violence, master warrior, crimes, adventure, society, martial arts, investigation, fight
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83%
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Sumo Vixens (1996)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In search of the sexiest sport, the women of Japan drop their tops and enter the ring. No holds are barred as these sexy sumo wrestlers brawl their way to glory!
Plot: bare breasts, stabbing, peeping tom, fight, knife attack, eye injury, secretary, vixen, scratch, sumo wrestler, track and field, red ...
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64%
The Greater Good Company (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Plot: interview, kidnapping, death, company, murder, cigarette smoking, violence, fight, blood
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59%
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Chickboxin' Underground (1999)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: We are about to see, live and with plenty of (some real and some fake) advertisements, an underground championship of girls boxing, or more exactly, catch-weight mixed martial arts competition. The always vociferous crowd of spectators (even when ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), satire, betrayal, female nudity, wrestling, fight, exploitation, mixed martial arts, fight club, fire eater, breast implant
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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
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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 ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fist fighting, fistfight, farce, martial artist, kung fu, heroes, good versus evil, showdown, goofy hero, boxing, cult ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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
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Ninja Cheerleaders (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 3 college cheerleaders use their martial arts know-how to save their Sensei from mafia kidnappers, but must keep their extra curricular activities a secret in order to make it into an Ivy League school.
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, entertaining, realistic
Plot: female ninja, cheerleader, martial arts, rescue, ambition, youth, crimes, contests and competitions, rivalry, college, mafia, fight ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Prison-A-Go-Go! (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A women-in-prison action comedy featuring girls running amok! Multiple Shower Scenes! Kung Fu Food Fights! Mutant Zombies! Evil Scientists, Prominent Product Placement, and Mud Wrastlin!
Style: cult film, parody
Plot: ninja, women in prison, female prisoner, bare breasts, white panties, zombie, scantily clad female, fight, food fight, cleavage, prison escape, women's prison ...
Place: dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 ...
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47%
Female Reporter (1989)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While celebrating the smashing of a big New York counterfeit ring, the G-men find out that the top funny money man, Wong, has slipped away. Blackbelt Cynthia Rothrock is ordered to Hong Kong to get Wong. In Hong Kong, Wong goes into the printing ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: city, female martial artist, martial artist, punching, heroine, gangster, newspaper, reporter, undercover, kung fu classic, fight, tough guy ...
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Fist of Fury 1991 II (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A sequel to Fist of Fury 1991 that continues right where the last one leaves off. Chow is a wacky but lovable mainlander duking it out with wacky bad guy Yuen Wah. Meanwhile, he learns kung-fu from the legendary Josephine Siao, and assorted hijinks ...
Plot: kung fu fighting, friendship, electric shock, martial artist, female martial artist, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, mistaken for gay, male in shower, actress playing dual role, fight, revenge, absurd humor ...
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Any Which Way You Can (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come along and arrange another fight, he is pushed into it. A ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, fight, mafia, motorcycle gang, woman in danger, dishonesty, contests and competitions, rivalry, friendship, orangutan, monkey, fist fighting ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Fable (2019)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Fable is a legendary yakuza hitman equal to none—but his boss orders him and his sultry associate to lay low and learn how to live a "normal life" in Osaka.
Plot: yakuza, cigarette smoking, boss, wrestler, office, delivery man, drinking contest, one against many, suit and tie, publishing, dyed hair, sketch ...
Place: osaka japan, japan
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Ready (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Always one for helping the course of true love, college student Chandu decides to steal away a friend's sweetheart from her unwanted arranged marriage. But instead of reuniting the lovers, Chandu abducts the wrong bride! However, this bride, ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, captivating, tense, exciting
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Why Don't You Play in Hell? (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: In Japan, gonzo filmmakers hatch a three-pronged plan to save an actress's career, end a yakuza war and make a hit movie.
Style: humorous, rough, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: yakuza, filmmaking, gang war, vengeance, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, deadly, criminal's revenge, danger, chaos, female killer, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan
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Monumental (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two young men journey across the U.S.A to honor one's mother by spreading her ashes at monuments she always dreamed of visiting. Along the way they encounter interesting characters and dangerous situations that force them to question their own ...
Plot: alcohol, honor, fight, loss, friendship, urn, road trip, monument, ashes, second chance
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Mad Monkey Kung Fu (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
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.
Style: cult film
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, fighting style, kung fu master, taekwondo, mistress, master warrior, fight, action violence, hand to hand combat, monkey, karate kick ...
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41%
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Mother 007 (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Germany
Story: Nina Wenzel used to be an undercover agent. After her sister's death five years ago Nina gets child custody of the three orphans and quits her dangerous job. In her new family-life she manages to retain some of her skills. When Wolf Geiger, the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining
Plot: family, orphan, spy, agent, undercover, special agents, secret agents, fighting crime, female agent, kung fu, fight, secret past ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Shadow Hunters 2: Echo of Destiny (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The great Daimyo enlists the aid of the three Shadow Hunters in ensuring the delivery of an illegal cannon in this sequel to Toshio Masuda's bloody adaptation of the manga by Takao Saito. Despite the Shadow Hunters's remarkable skill, this ...
Style: jidai geki
Plot: gun, katana, female ninja, samurai, ninja, duel, samurai warrior, gore, manhunt, violence, katana sword
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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I Am a Hero (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Hideo Suzuki is a 35-year-old mangaka assistant, whose life seem to be stuck around his exhausting but low-paying job, unfulfilled dreams, strange hallucinations and unsatisfying relationships. He sees himself as a supporting character in his own ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: zombie, epidemic, virus, survival, brutality, human nature, survivor, danger, apocalypse, insanity, chaos and mayhem, on the run ...
Place: mount fuji
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40%
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Rebel (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Rebel is a romantic action revenge drama, which revolves around the story of a happy-go-lucky guy. The hero (Prabhas) is the son of a good-natured mafia don (Krishnam Raju). The hero becomes Rebel after his father is killed. How he takes revenge ...
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Shaolin Temple 2: Kids from Shaolin (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two rivaling families live on opposite sides of a river. One of them practices Shaolin kung fu and has only sons, while the other has only daughters and practices the Wu-Tang sword. The father of the Wu-Tang family is so paranoid about the Shaolin ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, stylized, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, heroes, martial arts, village, shaolin monk, samurai, vengeance, love affair, track down, legends and myths, heroic mission, daring rescue ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Soldier of Fortune (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: parody
Plot: soldier, sword, fistfight, book, revenge, friend, battle, friendship, hit in the face, satire, heroes, battles ...
Place: italy, spain
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37%
Number One Gun (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Number One Gun
Style: parody
Plot: spy, top secret, female agent, female spy, gun, villain, secret mission, intelligence, miniaturization, helicopter, car, spy spoof ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Raja the Great (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: India
Duration: 149 min.
Story: Raja is a blind man who's trained by his head constable mother to use his disability to his advantage. Lucky is the pampered daughter of a police officer and they're each other's whole world. What happens when Lucky's world is ...
Plot: blind man, race against time, mission, noose, happiness, threat, desire, fight, violin, team, dance, sadness ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
18 Fingers of Death! (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The "buzz" in Hollywood is that, "18 FINGERS OF DEATH!" will kick the butt out of the low budget martial arts movies genre and knocks us down to the ground laughing! This funny "sockumentart" of the world of Chop ...
Style: witty, humorous, realistic, parody, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, criminal's revenge, tough heroes, vigilantism, friendship, heroic mission, vengeance, rivalry, fighting crime, misfit, friends ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Assassination Classroom: Graduation (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Story continues with the students' own conflicts, Koro Sensei’s identity and the fate of the world. The time limit for assassination is approaching.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, humorous, light
Plot: teacher, friendship, murder, graduate, school, assassin, education, student, superhuman, child soldier, attempted murder, problem child ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
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Psychic Kusuo (2017)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: To the average person, psychic abilities might seem a blessing; for Kusuo Saiki, however, this couldn't be further from the truth. Gifted with a wide assortment of supernatural abilities ranging from telepathy to x-ray vision, he finds this ...
Style: captivating, humorous, feel good, light, parody ...
Plot: friendship, everyday life, supernatural, absurd humor, love and romance, psychokinesis, couples, slice of life, society, telepathy, psychic, supernatural power ...
Place: japan
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35%