Movies like Railroad Tigers

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Railroad Tigers (2016)
 5.8
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Railroad Tigers (2016)
Original name: 铁道飞虎
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: China
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A railroad worker in China in 1941 leads a team of freedom fighters against the Japanese in order to get food for the poor.
Plot: sino japanese war, train crash, world war two, japanese occupation, train, railway, combat, japanese occupation of china
Time: 1940s, year 1941
Place: china

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, humorous and serious films with plots about world war two, heroes, martial arts, adventure, danger, soldier and escapades mostly in War, Action and Comedy genres. Some movies like Railroad Tigers: Air Strike (2018), Fist of Anger (1973), Little Big Soldier (2010), Eternal Wave (2017), Eagles Fly Early (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Air Strike (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An American pilot is sent to a Chinese province to teach a crew of would-be pilots how to fly war planes against the Japanese during World War II.
Style: breathtaking, serious, epic, rough, realistic
Plot: sino japanese war, world war two, japanese occupation of china, war, human nature, bombing, japanese occupation, breast feeding, crash landing, timebomb, pregnant woman, fighter plane ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1937, year 1938, 1930s
Place: china
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95%
 4.5
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Fist of Anger (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Historical movie set during the Japanese occupation of China during WWII. Jackie Chan is one of the good guys but has nothing much more than a supporting role.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: martial arts, world war two, heroes, military, war, escapades, life is a bitch, good versus evil, rivalry, japanese occupation of china, battle, violence ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Little Big Soldier (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The story of a farmer forced into conscription, who has been looking to get out of the army ever since. His great chance arrives when he stumbles upon a wounded general from an enemy state, and he kidnaps him, intending to claim credit for the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, dark hero, soldier, escape, pow, rivalry, adventure, survival, prince, horse, heroes, anti war ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Chef, The Actor, The Scoundrel (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 108 min.
Story: During Second Sino-Japanese War, China suffered from cholera outbreak because Japanese uses it as an biological weapon. Four Chinese agents captures a Japanese scientist and his bodyguard and interrogate them by Chinese opera in order to get the ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, unusual plot structure, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, danger, disorder, special agents, chases and races, martial arts, kidnapping, escapades, captivity, plague, chinese history, chinese opera
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 5.8
 102
Eternal Wave (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eternal Wave 密战 is a Chinese film set during the anti-Japanese occupation era starring Aaron Kwok, Zhao Li Ying and Zhang Han. It follows the main protagonist Lin Xiang who is a spy working underground to reestablish what was destroyed ruing the ...
Plot: world war two, spy, espionage, sino japanese war, japanese occupation, communist, chinese history, japanese occupation of china, combat
Place: shanghai, shanghai china
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Eagles Fly Early (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, War
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of kids from the Bosnian village often run away from school from the terror of Pepper, a teacher who got his nickname because of his red nose. Soon they formed a brigand division, but have been discovered and caught. The sudden arrival of ...
Audience: kids
Plot: world war two, partisan, female director, german, singing, fear, cave, cow, fire, waterfall, darkness, school ...
Time: year 1941
Place: bosnia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Knight of Shadows: Between Yin and Yang (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance, War
Country: China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Pu Songling (Jackie Chan), a legendary demon hunter, is asked to investigate the mysterious disappearances of young girls from a small village. When he discovers evil forces are kidnapping the girls to feast on their souls, he sets out to save ...
Style: tense, disturbing, captivating, visually appealing
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: martial arts, save the world, demon, superhero, supernatural, supernatural ability, fight scenes, good versus evil, society, friendship, destiny, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.1
 22K
Chinese Zodiac (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Asian Hawk (Jackie Chan) leads a mercenary team to recover several lost artifacts from the Old Summer Palace, the bronze heads of the 12 Chinese Zodiac animals which were sacked by the French and British armies from the imperial Summer Palace in ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: artifact, martial arts, treasure hunt, adventurer, imaginary, hopes, ancient mystery, farce, legends and myths, adventure, heroes, tombs and skeletons ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1850s
Place: china, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Von Ryan's Express (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Von Ryan's Express stars Frank Sinatra as a POW colonel who leads a daring escape from Nazi Germany by taking over a freight train, but he has to win over the British soldiers he finds himself commanding.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: train, escape, world war two, prison, behind enemy lines, pow, war, adventure, confined, fugitives, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943
Place: switzerland, italy, germany, europe, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.0
 3K
Dad's Army (1971)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dad's Army was a 1971 feature film based on the BBC television sitcom Dad's Army. Directed by Norman Cohen, it was filmed between series three and four and was based upon material from the early episodes of the television series. The film ...
Plot: world war two, seaside town, bomb, soldier, veteran, retirement, accident
Time: 1940s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Eight Hundred (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 149 min.
Story: In 1937, eight hundred Chinese soldiers fight under siege from a warehouse in the middle of the Shanghai battlefield, completely surrounded by the Japanese army.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, bleak, exciting
Plot: sino japanese war, japanese soldier, chinese history, warehouse, military, siege, war, warlord, blood, military life, military officer, chinese army ...
Time: 1930s, year 1937
Place: shanghai, shanghai china, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Resistance (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In 1937, Japan began their invasion of China by murdering over 300,000 people in the capital of Nanjing. The atrocities committed against women and their daughters are especially barbaric. One of them is Xiaoyun, a peasant girl who fights with the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, realistic ...
Plot: genocide, assassination, revenge, ninja, war, occupation, resistance, vengeance, wartime life, martial arts, world war two, protection ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: china, usa, asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.3
 4K
The Message (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: 1942, Nanjing (Nanking). Following a series of assassination attempts on officials of the Japanese-controlled puppet government, the Japanese spy chief gathers a group of suspects in a mansion house for questioning. A tense game of "cat and ...
Style: captivating, realistic, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: espionage, japanese occupation, world war two, code breaking, resistance, assassination, wartime life, undercover, spy, japanese occupation of china, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Don't Cry, Nanking (1995)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In December 1937, during the Second Japanese-Sino War, a Chinese doctor, his Japanese pregnant wife, their teenage daughter and their young son travel from Shanghai to Nanjing seeking shelter in the Capital during the Japanese invasion. The family ...
Plot: world war two, chinese, german, war crime, massacre, japanese occupation, sino japanese war, expatriate, japanese occupation of china, chinese history
Time: 1930s, year 1937, year 1938
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Escape to Athena (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: During the World War II, the prisoners of a German camp in a greek island are trying to escape. They don't want only their freedom, but they also seek for an ineffable treasure hidden in a monastery at the top of the island's mountain.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, world war two, island, adventure, chase, archaeologist, soldier, daring rescue, war, danger, survival, military ...
Time: 1940s, year 1944
Place: greece, europe, balkan
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.2
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Kung Fu Yoga (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: China, USA, India, Nepal, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, Iceland
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Chinese archeology professor Jack teams up with beautiful Indian professor Ashmita and assistant Kyra to locate lost Magadha treasure. In a Tibetan ice cave, they find the remains of the royal army that had vanished together with the treasure, only ...
Style: semi serious, tense, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
Plot: legends and myths, adventurer, treasure hunt, adventure, artifact, chase, danger, martial arts, treasure, escapades, destiny, relic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Extraordinary Seaman (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Lt. Commander Finchhaven, a ghostly relic from the First World War, he had fallen down dead drunk on his first assignment and been consigned from the great beyond to sail the seas until a further opportunity arises to redeem his actions. During the ...
Style: humorous, not serious
Plot: world war two, ship, soldier, ghost, ocean, military, confined, supernatural, silly humor, ocean or sea, disorder, hapless soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Jackie Chan Kung Fu Master (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: China
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jackie Chan is the undefeated Kung Fu Master who dishes out the action in traditional Jackie Chan style. When a young boy sets out to learn how to fight from the Master himself, he not only witnesses some spectacular fights, but learns some ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: martial arts, ambition, disorder, family, youth, athlete and trainer, teaching the ways of the world, master warrior, beating, showdown, violence, brawl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 5.8
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1941 (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: It's been six days since the attack on Pearl Harbor. Panic grips California, supposedly the next target of the Japanese forces. Everywhere in California, people are suffering from war nerves. Chaos erupts all over the state. An Army Air Corps ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, satirical, realistic ...
Plot: world war two, submarine, soldier, military, heroic mission, goofy hero, war, nothing goes right, comedy of errors, chaos and mayhem, wartime life, satire ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1941
Place: los angeles, california, pearl harbor, usa, santa monica california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Dragon Attack (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, War
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Similar to "The Dirty Dozen" or one of that nature. Japan is trying to take over the world and the generals of the allied forces trying to stop the Japanese have been taken prisoner. A force of loners and fighters is put together to try ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, martial arts, battles, heroes, soldier, rescue, master warrior, heist, heroic mission, rivalry, one man army, escapades ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 6K
Iron Mask (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia, China, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Russian Czar Peter the Great commissions Jonathan Green, an English traveller, to map the Far East territories of the Russian Empire. Green sets off on yet another long journey, full of unbelievable adventures, which eventually leads him to ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, tense, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, journey, conspiracy, escapades, mystery, intrigue, battles, supernatural, rivalry, friendship, magic, dragon ...
Place: china, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.4
 9K
Red Sorghum (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An old leper who owned a remote sorghum winery dies. Jiu'er, the wife bought by the leper, and her lover, identified only as "my Grandpa" by the narrator, take over the winery and set up an idealized quasi-matriarchal community headed ...
Style: tense, sincere, epic, emotional, psychological ...
Plot: sino japanese war, world war two, love and romance, state affairs, unfulfillment, war, society, couples, village, village life, wartime life, love affair ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s, 1940s, 1930s
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hitler's Kaput! (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A Russian WW2 spy spoof following misadventures of a clueless Soviet secret agent trapped inside Hitler's inner circle.
Style: parody, not serious, witty, stylized, enigmatic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: farce, world war two, good versus evil, espionage, secret identity, escapades, dark humor, war, danger, heroes, love affair, rivalry ...
Time: 1940s, 1930s, 20th century, 40s, 30s
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Ireland, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: adventure, jules verne, steampunk, friendship, race against time, on the road, bet, escapades, master and servant, rivalry, obsessive quest, partners ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1870s, 2000s ...
Place: london, england, france, san francisco, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.2
 115
The Odd Squad (1982)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Sicilia 1943, after the landing, between the invading Us army and the defender Italian army, a 2000 years old roman bridge resist to all kind of attacks. Both the army decides to definitively destroy it before the opponent does. But to the chaotic ...
Style: sex comedy
Plot: combat, u.s. marine corps, world war two, italian army, italian soldier, u.s. army, sergeant
Time: 1940s
Place: italy, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Shanghai Knights (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The dynamic duo of Chon Wang and Roy O'Bannon return for another crazy adventure. This time, they're in London to avenge the murder of Chon's father, but end up on an even bigger case. Chon's sister is there to do the same, but ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, exciting, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, good versus evil, adventure, partners, friends, vengeance, chases and races, crimes, odd couple, revenge, cowboy ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1880s
Place: china, new york, england, nevada, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Young Master (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Youthful martial arts master Lung is searching for his missing brother, when he is mistaken for a criminal on the run. He must prove his innocence by solving the case himself, while local lawmen and merciless mercenaries are hot on his trail.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, on the run, chase, adventure, mistaken identity, orphan, contests and competitions, down on your luck, school, nothing goes right, one against many ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.9
 116
Our Miss Fred (1972)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Danny La Rue stars in this 1970s drag comedy as Fred Wimbush, a Shakespearean actor who is drafted into WWII and is appearing in a camp show in France when the Nazis advance. Unless he continues in his female costume, Fred is certain to be shot as a ...
Plot: world war two, occupied france, drag, cross dressing, gay interest, surrender, german soldier, invasion, transvestite, actor, nazi soldier, gay
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Which Way to the Front? (1970)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Brendan Byers III (Jerry Lewis), one of the richest men in America, has been pronounced 4-F and can't serve his country in it's war against Hitler. Byers does not takes "No" for an answer and recruits other 4-F's to fight ...
Style: exciting, not serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: world war two, military, farce, disorder, escapades, goofy hero, misfit, anti heroes, obsessive quest, war, soldier, heroes ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Don't Look Now... We're Being Shot At! (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: France, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: During World War II, two French civilians and a downed English Bomber Crew set out from Paris to cross the demarcation line between Nazi-occupied Northern France and the South. From there they will be able to escape to England. First, they must ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film ...
Plot: world war two, adventure, nazi occupation, soldier, war, rescue, danger, french resistance, british soldier, house painter, occupied france, raf ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%