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Heroes of Sung (1973)
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Heroes of Sung (1973)
Original name: 龍虎會風雲
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Heroes of Sung stars one of the original kung-fu ladies of the silver screen Shih Szu playing swordswoman Meng Hung who must work with Fan Tien-fu, played by perennial Shaws bad guy Lo Lieh (although he's good in this) to find then protect the royal seals of the Sung Dynasty. If they should fail, the dynasty will fall. Shih's magnificent performance earned her the female hero role in the Shaws-Hammer Studio hit "Dracula" and the 7 Golden Vampires.
Plot: martial arts, bodyguard, sword fight, fencing, women fight, dissident, fight to the death, mayhem, royalty, subterfuge, woman fighting a woman, heroic bloodshed

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, fight, violence, revenge and kung fu classic mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Heroes of Sung: The Rescue (1971), The Vengeful Beauty (1978), The Sword of Swords (1968), Return of Bruce (1977), The 36th Chamber of Shaolin (1978). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Rescue (1971)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Renowned writer Shen Chiang had become so popular for his scripts that the studio let him direct as well. Here he continued his winning ways with this tale of the end of the Sung Dynasty and the survivors who band together to save their prime ...
Plot: martial arts, beating, dungeon, patriotism, torture, hung by wrists, prison escape, dissident
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The Vengeful Beauty (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Despite its stand-alone title, this mixture of martial arts and exploitation is a semi-sequel to Shaw Brothers's Flying Guillotine series. This time, the focus is Rong Qui-yan (Chen Ping), a kung fu student turned dutiful wife whose life falls ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: death by impalement, blood, decapitation, dishwasher, covered in blood, spear, cemetery, stabbed in the stomach, betrayal, violence against women, loss of brother, fight to the death ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
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The Sword of Swords (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A noble swordsman fights to recover the magical blade that has protected his country for centuries after being blinded and betrayed by a ruthless villain. A cunning killer has blinded the brave warrior chosen to defend his country with an enchanted ...
Plot: fencing, martial arts, sword, kung fu, violence, revenge, blood, betrayal, sword fight, tragedy
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59%
Return of Bruce (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bruce takes on the evil kung fu masters! In this action packed adventure, Bruce Lee takes a desperate journey leading to a fortune in gold bullion. On the way, he comes face to face with the evil Vice Lord and the brutal gang members of the dreaded ...
Plot: martial arts, sword fight, devotion, fat boy, white slavery, nunchaku, loyalty, fight, effeminate man, woman smoking cigarette
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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 ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shaolin, kung fu, martial arts, shaolin kung fu, master warrior, monk, patriotism, martial artist, vengeance, rebellion, murder, heroic mission ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
All Men Are Brothers (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: "All Men Are Brothers" is the sequel to "Water Margin" a.k.a. "Seven Blows of the Dragon" from 1972. At the beginning of "All Men Are Brothers", we learn that the emperor forgives the 108 Liangshan rebels ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, gore, violence, blood splatter
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47%
Executioners from Shaolin (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple unite - she is fluent in the crane style of kung fu, he in tiger style. They have a son, but the boy's father is killed by the evil eunuch Pai Mei. Disguised as a girl, his mom trains him in crane style while he secretly learns tiger ...
Style: rough, exciting, tense, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, battles, shaolin, kung fu, mortal combat, palaces castles and temples, failed attempt, tough heroes, graphic violence, vengeance, rivalry, master villain ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Heroes Shed No Tears (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After his lengthy training nears completion, expert swordsman Kao is entrusted with an unusual mission by his elderly master. The task involves taking the fabled 'Teardrop Sword' down into the martial world and solving the petty squabbles ...
Style: romanticism
Plot: martial arts, fencing, caught in a net, violence, outnumbered, severed head, kung fu, jumping, hanging, fight, spear, sword fight ...
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Flying Dagger (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The Yu family earn the ire of the Green Dragon clan when the daughter (Cheng Pei-Pei) kills the clan chief's son (a rapist and murderer). The Green Dragon chief wounds family head Yu Yuan with his flying daggers, and kills many others who try ...
Plot: martial arts, knife throwing, sword, revenge, violence, rape, murder, rape and revenge, marauder, blood, loyalty, sacrifice
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45%
The Invincible Eight (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyday when General Xiao and his men ride through the Imperial City, inhabitants have to scatter around in order to keep out of their path. One day when Lei plans to assassinate Xiao but gets hurt, another three fighters He, Jiao and Feng come out ...
Plot: sword fight, kung fu, martial arts, revenge, whip, swordsman, violence, female martial artist
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43%
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The Odd Couple (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Hailed as possibly the greatest classical weapons movie ever made and starring world-renowned martial arts master, director and action-choreographer, Sammo Hung. This film showcases some of the most spectacular and intricate weapons duels ever ...
Style: cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, kung fu classic, farce, fencing
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43%
Clan of the White Lotus (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Shaolin practitioners and brothers Wu and Hung kill the merciless Pai Mei. However, Pai Mei's even more merciless brother White Lotus takes revenge; killing most of the Shaolin disciples, including Wu and Hung's girlfriend, leaving only ...
Style: offbeat, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, master warrior, graphic violence, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, escapades, rivalry, heroes, revenge, shaolin, kung fu classic ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Four Assassins (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Set at the time of Italian explorer Marco Polo's historic expedition to China ,during the reign of Monogol ruler Kublai Khan, it stars American actor Richard Harrison as Polo. Taking considerable liberties with the historic record, the film has ...
Plot: martial arts, martial arts training, perseverance, training, urination, rebel, sword fight, mongol, revenge, death of husband, kung fu
Time: 13th century
Place: mongolia
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39%
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Death Duel (1977)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This martial arts spectacular showcases 20-year-old Erh Tung-sheng (a.k.a. Derek Yee). Even Variety noted: "Erh's charismatic screen presence should take him to superstardom like his older brother, David Chiang." The prediction proved ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, sword fight, duel, body count, social class, fatalism, incognito, violence, love
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Savage Five (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pacifist village is beset by bandits in this martial arts thriller. "Savage Five" hands-down rivals the ornateness of "Kid With The Golden Arm" and the twist-heavy "Five Deadly Venoms". The always great David Chiang ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, oppression, village, heroism, bandit, sacrifice, kung fu classic, chivalry, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Golden Swallow (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Golden Swallow revolves around the further adventures of its title character. This time around, she is forced into violence when a figure from her mysterious past goes on a killing rampage while leaving evidence that holds her responsible. Golden ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: love triangle, martial arts, rivalry, danger, heroes, deadly, adventure, investigation, crimes, gory, battles, murder ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Bandits, Prostitutes and Silver (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To free his girlfriend from her contract with a greedy madam, Shang Li (Don Wong) teams up with a cold-blooded thief called the Sparrow (Chiang-lung Wen) to hijack a large shipment of silver. But when the heist suddenly goes bad, Shang Li finds ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heist, prostitute, kung fu, death row, track down, daring rescue, escapades, heroes, gang, wrongfully committed, hijacking ...
Time: 70s
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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 ⇓
32%
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The Champion (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A recently jailed martial arts master teams up with a wronged woman to take down the man's brother, a coal baron who rules a small town with an iron fist.
Plot: fight, miner, railway, female warrior, sino japanese war, republican era china, kung fu, martial arts, forced labor
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Fists of Bruce Lee (1978)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fighters ally with each other and fight for no apparent reason. The plot is meaningless, just a vehicle to see fight scenes.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, drug dealing, law enforcement, battles, righting the wronged, danger, adventure, drug abuse, kidnapping, fall in love, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Showdown At The Equator (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An undercover detective uses a restaurant targeted for harassment by a criminal gang to infiltrate the gang and arrest its members.
Plot: fistfight, gunfight, stylized violence, gun, pistol, brawl, fight, roundhouse kick, police shootout, martial arts, judo, jeet kune do ...
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30%
Flying Guillotine II (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Take two directors (Cheng Kang, who made the popular true crime thriller "The Criminals", and Hua Shan, who helmed the superheroes "Super Inframan"), a cast of the best and best-loved martial arts actors, then respected kung fu ...
Plot: rebellion, assassination, martial arts, guillotine, kung fu, martyrdom, exile, female warrior, palace intrigue, dissident
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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 ...
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28%
The Chinese Boxer (1970)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Lei Ming, a noble young martial arts student who doesn't know the meaning of giving up. He faces a treacherous, blood-thirsty Japanese karate expert, which leads to many memorable battles as well as several unforgettable training sequences.
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, kendo, violence, karate, revenge, aggression, kung fu, judo, training, fight, rape ...
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Belles of Taekwondo (1975)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Carter Wong plays a young chinese martial arts student who travels to Korea to learn Taekwondo. Soon he comes up against a vicious gang who want all the local martial arts schools to join their evil association. But before he can defeat the bad ...
Plot: martial arts, taekwondo, kung fu classic, korean
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Zatoichi Meets Yojimbo (1970)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 79 min.
Story: With a price on his head, Ichi seeks tranquillity in a favorite village. Since his last visit, it has fallen prey to Boss Masagoro, the son of a merchant rumored to have stolen gold from the shogunate. The boss has hired Yojimbo as his hard-drinking ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, cult film
Plot: samurai, martial arts, village, spy, gold, sword fight, heroes, crime, master warrior, lone wolves, crimes, adventure ...
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fist of Unicorn (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Unicorn travels to a village troubled by gangsters in search of revenge for the murder of his parents years before. The task is made more complicated when he befriends a middle-aged woman and her son who begin to admire and depend on him.
Plot: martial arts, beaten to death, duel, training, violence, punched in the stomach, punched in the face, kung fu, brawl, chinese, heroic bloodshed, chinese man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 ⇓
27%
Zombie vs. Ninja (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ethan, a young man, is beaten while his father is killed by a group of thieves. With the help of an undertaker, Ethan trains in kung fu by fighting the dead. Meanwhile, an American Ninja, Dragon, must fend off against the thieves and their ninja ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ninja, martial arts, fistfight, mask, brawl, fight, revenge, murder, kung fu, martial artist, kung fu classic, masked hero ...
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27%