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Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015)
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Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015)
Original name: 九层妖塔
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1979, a young soldier is working in China's snowcapped mountains when an explosion reveals bizarre fossils hidden deep in the mountain caverns. What they discover next will change his life and human history forever.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: giant creature, expedition, soldier, self sacrifice, survivor, burned alive, archeological dig, adventure, mythical creature, abandoned city, underground city, struggle for survival, lost city, survival, monster, fight, giant monster, battles, explorer, legends and myths, obsessive quest, creature, showdown, fictional city, mountain ...
Place: china

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Most similar movies to Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, tense and stylized films with plots about battles, fight, adventure, showdown, warrior, creature and good versus evil mostly in Action, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe: Time Raiders (2016), The Great Wall (2016), Mojin: The Worm Valley (2018), Monster Hunter (2020), The Warriors Gate (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Time Raiders (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Time Raiders is based on the online novel series Daomu Biji written by Xu Lei. It tells the story of explorers searching for the secrets of immortality in ancient tombs
Style: disturbing, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: tomb, temple, martial arts, grave robber, treasure hunt, treasure hunter, good versus evil, hidden treasure, treasure, treasure map, adventure, archeological dig ...
Place: china
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The Great Wall (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, psychotronic, absurd, colourful ...
Plot: monster, warrior, siege, archer, good versus evil, army, invasion, courage, heroism, battle, attack, giant creature ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, 11th century
Place: china, ancient china, latin america, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mojin: The Worm Valley (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: China
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Legendary tomb explorer Hu Bayi is on a dangerous mission as he seeks out the Tomb of Emperor Xian, located on an island of monstrous creatures in this mystical action-adventure.
Style: suspense, serious, tense, rough
Plot: expedition, tomb, curse, giant snake, monster, mountain, danger, deadly, kiss, slingshot, bus, swimming ...
Place: china
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100%
 5.3
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Monster Hunter (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, USA, Japan, China, South Africa, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Behind our world, there is another — a world of dangerous and powerful monsters that rule their domain with deadly ferocity. When Lt. Artemis and her loyal soldiers are transported from our world to the new world, the unflappable lieutenant ...
Style: entertaining, suspense, exciting, surprise ending, suspenseful ...
Plot: beast, giant creature, apocalypse, giant monster, military, another dimension, female soldier, invasion, human versus monster, creature, monster, showdown ...
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Beowulf: Return to the Shieldlands (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Beowulf, a hero of the Geats, comes to the aid of Hrothgar, the king of the Danes, whose mead hall in Heorot has been under attack by a monster known as Grendel.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, captivating
Plot: legends and myths, warrior, fantasy world, feud, adventure, monster, standoff, murder mystery, sword fight, battles, escapades, showdown ...
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64%
The Warriors Gate (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Canada, China, Cambodia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a mysterious chest opens a gateway through time, teen gamer Jack is transported to an ancient empire terrorized by a cruel barbarian king. Jack will need all of his gaming skills as he battles to defeat the barbarian, protect a beautiful ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, exciting, intense, breathtaking
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: teenager, lifesaver, obsessive quest, teenage boy, imaginary kingdom, warrior, fantasy world, time traveler, time jump, fight, game, time travel ...
Place: ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: suspense, exciting, psychotronic, absurd, intense ...
Plot: monster, giant animal, expedition, giant monster, creature, survival, giant creature, island, monster versus monster, gorilla, prehistoric creature, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, year 1944, 1940s, year 1973
Place: bangkok thailand, thailand, washington d.c., vietnam, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Young Detective Dee: Rise of the Sea Dragon (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A prequel to "Detective Dee and the Mystery of the Phantom Flame"
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sea monster, martial arts, empress, betrayal, police investigation, political conspiracy, uncover truth, missing person, state affairs, law enforcement, crimes, political intrigue ...
Time: 7th century, ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Yin-Yang Master: Dream of Eternity (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: China
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Every few hundred years, the most powerful demon on earth—a snake demon—awakens, and the Yin-Yang Masters are summoned to the capital. Meanwhile, the Princess of the realm has her own plans, as she conspires to claim the demon’s power.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: japanese mythology, good versus evil, friendship, cold case, ancient mystery, opposites attract, secret revealed, protector, unlikely friendships, team, fantasy world, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 4.0
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Dragon Storm (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A common fire-breathing enemy unites rivals in the Dark Ages.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating
Plot: dragon, knight, mythical creature, sword and sorcery, fire breathing dragon, struggle for survival, legends and myths, battles, beast, legend, magic, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Detective Dee: The Four Heavenly Kings (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Dee, the detective serving Chinese empress Wu Zetian, is called upon to investigate a series of strange events in Loyang, including the appearance of mysterious warriors wearing Chiyou ghost masks, foxes that speak human language and the pillar ...
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: tang dynasty, dragon, empress, poison, magic, temple, political intrigue, investigation, crimes, throne, state affairs, law enforcement ...
Time: 7th century
Place: china, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, heroic, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, warrior, friendship, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, battles, wizards, monster, magical, elf, creature ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, breathtaking, lyrical ...
Plot: martial arts, adventure, vengeance, desert, survival, rivalry, lone wolves, danger, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, sword and sandal, fight ...
Time: ancient history, 8th century
Place: china, asia, japan, ancient china, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Lost Tomb 2: Explore With the Note (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: This drama is adaption of Kennedy Xu's novel series"Grave Robbers’ Chronicles". 50 years ago, a group of Changsha grave robbers dug out manuscripts of the location of treasures from Warring states, but an encounter with an undead ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, disturbing
Plot: magical creature, investigation, adventure, grave robber, paranormal investigation, lost treasure, creature, supernatural horror, supernatural being, survival, tomb, supernatural ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, epic, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, adventure, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, friendship, sword and sorcery, heroic mission, journey, wizards, elf, mythology ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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36%
Rurouni Kenshin: The Final (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1879, Kenshin and his allies face their strongest enemy yet: his former brother-in-law Enishi Yukishiro and his minions, who've vowed their revenge.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: swordsman, master warrior, destruction, combat, fight, confronting the past, changing lives, warrior, haunted by the past, lifestyle change, showdown, escapades ...
Place: japan
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35%
Ultraman X the Movie: Here Comes! Our Ultraman (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 73 min.
Story: After 15 years of living as computer data, Ultraman has finally found a suitable human being, Daichi Oozora, to use the XDevizer and regain his Ultra warrior form — thus becoming Ultraman X, ally of the monster-fighting science patrol XIO. X ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, tense
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, friend, ultraman, soldier, alien, rescue, creature, monster, scientist, danger, fight ...
Place: texas, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Gods of Egypt (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, ancient egypt, egyptian mythology, legends and myths, adventure, rescue, danger, myth, escapades, pyramid, redemption ...
Place: egypt
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34%
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Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Mexico, Taiwan
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the ...
Style: disaster movie, captivating, psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: giant monster, monster, godzilla, giant creature, giant animal, rescue, creature, destruction, sea creature, humanity in peril, mutation, earthquake ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, year 2014, year 2019
Place: boston, washington d.c., china, san francisco, colorado ...
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33%
Dynasty Warriors (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Warlords, warriors and statesmen wage a battle for supremacy in this fantasy tale based on the hit video games and the "Romance of the Three Kingdoms."
Style: exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: samurai, dynasty, heroes, power struggle, warrior, political unrest, political intrigue, fight for supremacy, showdown, power, battles, assassination ...
Place: ancient china
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33%
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Morning Star (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In time of war, a man must survive to make a journey to fulfill a promise made and discover the truth. After a terrible battle, a man sees his great friend perish, leaving him one request – that he visit the king, father of the deceased, to give ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: adventure, soldier, rivalry, escapades, heroes, wizards and magicians, danger, battles, sword and sorcery, save the day, king, war ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
David and Goliath (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The big-budget, epic film on young King David who took on the mighty warrior Goliath against all odds.
Style: biblical, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: old testament, giant, king, warrior, standoff, brother brother relationship, faith, heroism, bravery, bible story, prayer, shepherd ...
Time: ancient world
Place: israel
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31%
Chinese Paladin 3 (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Chinese Paladin 3 is a Chinese television series adapted from the video game of the same title, and, because of an added time travel concept allowing the main protagonist from Chinese Paladin to appear in the setting decades before the events of the ...
Style: captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: time travel, fight, warrior, showdown, time traveler, time jump, fight for supremacy, time warp, battles, adventure, time loop, time machine ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Clash of the Titans (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, monster, legends and myths, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, curses spells and rituals, god, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Rise of the Gladiators (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Templar Knight is forced to fight as a gladiator where challengers from different worlds duel in a quest for a magical sword. Then the Templar learns he is scheduled to fight his master who has become a man of greed and ambition. Now the Templar ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: caveman, fight to the death, magical sword, sword fight, desert, gladiator, battles, knight, ambition, warrior, fight, magical object ...
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Anji (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Anji (Telugu: అంజి) is a 2004 Telugu film (dubbed in in Tamil as Kolli Malai, Hindi as Diler and in Malayalam as Chekavan) produced by M. S. Arts with Chiranjeevi in the lead role. It was made over seven years with a budget of 25 crores, ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating
Plot: good versus evil, orphan, supernatural power, murder, hinduism, mythology, showdown, supernatural, hidden treasure, treasure, fight, fight for supremacy ...
Time: year 1932
Place: himalaya
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30%
 6.0
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Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, legends and myths, battles, mercenary, warrior, master warrior, battle, giant creature, greek, superhuman powers, danger ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Restless (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After his beloved fiancée is killed by demons, Yi Gwak (Woo-sung Jung) joins the royal demon-hunting squad and distinguishes himself as a great hero. And though Yi eventually falls in battle, his adventures are just beginning. His spirit is whisked ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, epic, bleak ...
Plot: legends and myths, martial arts, heroes, supernatural, reincarnation, ghost, obsessive quest, supernatural ability, adventure, rivalry, demon, magic ...
Time: ancient history
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Merlin and the War of the Dragons (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 5th Century Britian, a young Merlin struggles for his place in his known land under the tutelage of The Mage, a local wizard whom sees the young man's potential for magic, as well as face off against his evil former friend, Vendiger, whom ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, magic, adventure, legends and myths, supernatural, escapades, imaginary, danger, rivalry, battles, heroes, king ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Dragonphoenix Chronicles: Indomitable (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Greece
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A savage warrior escapes slavery and hunted by his former masters, begins a perilous journey back to his homeland and his wife.
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: slave, warrior, magic, rescue, transformation, sacrifice, chase, homecoming, cave, journey, witchcraft, demon ...
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