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Samson (2018)
 4.4
 3K
Samson (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After losing the love of his life to a cruel Philistine prince, a young Hebrew with Supernatural strength defends his people, sacrificing everything to avenge his love, his people, and his God.
Style: biblical, based on the bible
Plot: good versus evil, warrior, prince, death, torture, soldier, seduction, betrayal, femme fatale, mistrust, humiliation, oppression, god, strength, bible, hebrew, thief, religion, violence, tough guy, dictator, lion, chase, pagan, strongman ...
Place: israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about violence, tough guy, martial arts, fistfight, brawl, fight and hand to hand combat mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres. Some movies like Samson: Soul of Chiba (1977), American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989), Snake-Crane Secret (1976), Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986), The Guy with Secret Kung Fu (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword ...
Style: stylized, intense, epic, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: warrior, knight, prophecy, courage, chosen one, king arthur, mentor, danger, haunted by the past, rescue, one against many, betrayal ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Soul of Chiba (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, Thailand, Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This mid-1970s martial arts classic stars Sonny Chiba as Mu Yun Tek, a young man trained in the Thai fighting style since childhood to one day avenge his parents' death. When a fellow student kills their teacher, Mu Yun's thirst for ...
Plot: martial arts, revenge, good versus evil, beating, one man army, warrior, hand to hand combat, tough guy, monkey, one against many, brawl, mixed martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
American Ninja 2: The Confrontation (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a remote Caribbean island, Army Ranger Joe Armstrong saves an old friend from the clutches of "The Lion", an evil super-criminal who has kidnapped a local scientist and mass-produced an army of mutant Ninja warriors.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, ninja, soldier, one man army, heroes, fighting crime, dishonesty, tough heroes, good versus evil, mutant, rescue ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jackson is back, and now he has a new partner, karate champion Sean, as they must face a deadly terrorist known as "The Cobra", who has infected Sean with a virus. Sean and Jackson have no choice but to fight the Cobra and his bands of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, manhunt, ninja, good versus evil, terrorism, vengeance, island, deadly, heroes, kidnapping, one man army, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean, japan, asia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Snake-Crane Secret (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Snake and Crane Secret is a fast paced martial arts action film about a familys battle for survival. A family tries to uphold their honor while keeping their Sacred Kung Fu book from getting into the wrong hands. A tale of deceit mistrust and ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, cult, betrayal, parents and children, good versus evil, tough heroes, gangsters, heroes, family life, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 90 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 ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, soldier, kung fu, shaolin monk, shaolin kung fu, shaolin, track down, heroes, master warrior, assassination attempt, vengeance, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 80s
Place: china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Guy with Secret Kung Fu (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The Guy with Secret Kung Fu stars Meng Fei and Li Chung Chien as two anti-Qing rebels and kung fu fighters who frequently rescue damsels in distress, including one memorable boat fight at the very beginning of the film. Thugs try to board a boat ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, martial arts, hand to hand combat, fight, ambush, beating, soldier, danger, supernatural, adventure, curses spells and rituals, crimes ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 3.8
 6K
Black Eagle (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, an F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, undercover, espionage, martial arts, special agents, escapades, adventure, island, danger, rivalry, chases and races, secret agents ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Shaolin Temple (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 95 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: exciting, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, escapades, master warrior, crimes, heroic mission, monk, tough heroes, heroes, track down, obsessive quest, coming of age ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 3.6
 363
Deadly Heroes (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided by another ex-SEAL, Cody Grant. Cartowski soon finds the ...
Plot: airport, attack, rocket, grenade launcher, island, commando, exploding building, submarine, underwater photography, family in danger, cia, ak 47 ...
Place: athens greece, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Death Before Dishonor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Gunnery Sergeant Burns reports for duty to an American Embassy in the Middle East. However due to the 'enlightened' views of the Ambassador, the marine security detachment he is in charge of is severely restricted in their functions and ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, kidnapping, soldier, one man army, terrorism, vengeance, heroes, danger, rivalry, save the day, hostages, confined ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: middle east, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
American Ninja 4: The Annihilation (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The two American Ninjas, Joe Armstrong and Sean Davidson, team up to do battle against a terrorist and his band of Ninjas.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, terrorism, ex soldier, ninja, battles, tough heroes, rivalry, soldier, deadly, chases and races, adventure, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.2
 100
Southwest (2013)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Story: Ex-military Captain Samantha Williams, is "recruited" to put together a team of ex-military and criminals. Williams must carry out unlawful orders to protect the world's most powerful criminal organization, the US Government.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: motel, bare breasts, exploitation, drunkenness, death, street shootout, stabbed to death, revenge, female nudity, deception, lesbian sex, shot in the chest ...
Place: usa, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.1
 663
Final Voyage (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Restored to former glory, a nostalgic cruise ship repeats a tragic past...
Style: suspense
Plot: one against many, disarming someone, terrorism, hand to hand combat, tough girl, warrior, martial arts, tough guy, hijacking, semiautomatic pistol, terrorist group, mixed martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 398
Fighting Mad (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An evil corporation tries to pressure a bunch of Arkansas farmers and ranchers to sell their land so they can strip-mine it for coal. The fiercely proud and stubborn Hunter family refuse to give in. This leads to a bitter conflict that results in ...
Style: realistic, captivating, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: self defense, vigilantism, good versus evil, vigilante, farmer, bow and arrow, violence, murder, corruption, revenge, dishonesty, heroes ...
Place: usa, arkansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.7
 139
Blood Warriors (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An ex-Marine finds out a old buddy is leading a private army of mercenaries. When an ex-Marine refuses to join an old friendship's personal army of mercenaries a deadly violent battle erupts between the two men! And this is not good.
Plot: brawl, martial arts, hand to hand combat, shot in the back, disarming someone, hand grenade, terrorism, warrior, gunfight, fight, kung fu, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.8
 7K
Damage (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An ex-con battles it out in the cage to pay for the operation that would save the daughter of his victim. Along the way he finds fatherly love, and friendship, in the most unlikely of places.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: martial arts, fistfight, friends, ambition, gambling, danger, tough heroes, contests and competitions, love and romance, master warrior, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.1
 303
Black Samson (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Noble nightclub owner Samson does his best to keep his neighborhood clean of crime and drugs. When vicious mobster Johnny Nappa tries to muscle in on Samson's territory, Samson takes a brave stand against Nappa and his flunkies.
Plot: nightclub, lion, bar fight, blood splatter, organized crime, red wine, switchblade, scotch whiskey, gangster, violence, fistfight, wheelchair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.7
 590
Rage of Honor (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A Japanese cop, Shiro, and his partner Ray are after a bunch of drug dealers. But they are betrayed by an insider and Ray is killed. Shiro follows the murderer, a sadistic drug lord, up to Singapore.
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug lord, law enforcement, drug dealing, danger, undercover, crime, working undercover, crimes, chases and races, betrayal, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: singapore, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.9
 358
Running Red (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gregori is an ex-Soviet Commando haunted by the death of his brother, and trying to forget his old life in the US. However, Gregori realizes after he has already started a family of his own that the past is never far behind. A former superior from ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: martial arts, assassination, danger, chases and races, crimes, heroes, deadly, soldier, rivalry, starting over, one against many, mixed martial arts ...
Time: 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.7
 781
The Base (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Major Murphy, a US Army Investigator, has received a new assignment. Sgt. Gammon is suspected of dealing cocaine from his base, and Murphy must gather enough evidence to shut down Gammon and his entire operation. Along with his partner, Lt. Andrews, ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, drug dealing, u.s. army, hand to hand combat, working undercover, chases and races, vigilantism, soldier, military, chase, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.9
 840
Icebreaker (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the the Killington ski resort something has gone awry. Evil terrorists led by the sinister Greig have taken the resort hostage with a stolen nuclear device. It's up to Ski Patrol bum Matt Foster to save the day... and his fiancé.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, snow, terrorist, escapades, hostages, resort, confined, save the day, danger, heroes, deadly, isolation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Only the Strong (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Former Green Beret Louis Stevens returns to his hometown of Miami after completing military service in Brazil, only to learn that his old high school has become a haven for gangs and drug dealers. After Stevens uses his capoeira skills to kick ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, high school, gang, friends, crimes, urban ghetto, society, ambition, school, soldier, rivalry, crime ...
Time: 90s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Enter the Ninja (1981)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After completing his training of ninjutsu within Japan, an American Vietnam veteran by the name of Cole (Franco Nero) visits his war buddy Frank Landers (Alex Courtney) and his newly wed wife Mary Ann Landers (Susan George), who are the owners of a ...
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, death, violence, chase, mafia, gunfight, fight, buddies, rivalry, deadly, good versus evil ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, japan, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Bible: In the Beginning... (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Extravagant production of the first part of the book of Genesis. Covers Adam and Eve, Noah and the Flood and Abraham and Isaac.
Style: epic, biblical, exciting, serious, based on the bible ...
Plot: bible, adam and eve, noah's ark, old testament, flood, good versus evil, redemption, christian, supernatural ability, rescue, heroes, leadership ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Freedom Strikes a Blow (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A martial arts fighter, haunted by his past, takes a job as a dock worker in a small village. His vow never to fight again is tested by the cruel owner of the pier.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: kung fu, false name, barrel, pride, broken neck, self inflicted injury, drug trafficking, accidental killing, fight to the death, tough guy, martial arts, blood spatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
 21K
Fist of Legend (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Chen Zhen, a Chinese engineering student in Kyoto, who braves the insults and abuse of his Japanse fellow students for his local love Mitsuko Yamada, daughter of the director, returns in 1937 to his native Shangai, under Japanse protectorate -in ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, good versus evil, master warrior, rivalry, humiliation, rage, duel, acceptance, occupation, society, fist fighting ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: china, asia, japan, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Bruce and the Iron Finger (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
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: martial arts, kung fu, violence, death, tough guy, brawl, assassination, one man army, hand to hand combat, one against many, villain, kung fu master ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 4K
The Hunted (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A businessman on a trip to Tokyo ends up in the middle of a centuries old feud between a criminal Ninja cult and a Samurai when he witnesses a assassination performed by the Ninja-cult leader.
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, murder, on the run, good versus evil, rivalry, danger, vengeance, hitman, mysterious character, crime, leadership ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Once Upon a Time in China IV (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 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.
Plot: sword duel, disarming someone, brawl, tough guy, hand to hand combat, warrior, blood spatter, poetic justice, katana sword, kung fu fighting, martial artist, stylized violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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