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Twin Dragon Encounter (1986)
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Twin Dragon Encounter (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Identical twin brothers on vacation are faced with an unexpected battle when their getaway spot is invaded by mercenaries. Using their martial arts expertise, the twins wage war against the invaders in order to free their kidnapped girlfriends.
Plot: martial arts, twins, hostage, hostage situation, kidnapping, swashbuckler, kung fu, karate, mercenary, actor playing himself
Place: canada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out cult film, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, kung fu, violence, kung fu classic, fistfight, heroes and karate mostly in Action, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Twin Dragon Encounter: Dragon Hunt (1990), Way of the Black Dragon (1979), Chinese Stuntman (1982), All Men Are Brothers (1975), The Odd Couple (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 2.9
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Dragon Hunt (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The people's private army and their crazed leader Jake, have a simple plan - take over the world. But, there are three things in their way, money and two deadly kickboxers - The Twin Dragons (Michael and Martin McNamara). Jake's devious ...
Style: cult film
Plot: kung fu, gay slur, mercenary, karate, actor playing himself, fight, dog, boat, cruise ship, obscene finger gesture, killing a dog, drugs ...
Place: canada
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Way of the Black Dragon (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Allison Wong gets abducted by a gang of drug smugglers with a nasty sideline business involving white slavery and prostitution. Interpol agent Bill Eaton, honest worker Chen, and Allison's brother join forces to take out the nefarious crime ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kidnapping, exploitation, mercenary, drug dealing, violence, slave trade
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70%
Chinese Stuntman (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Chinese Stuntman was a Bruceploitation film starring Bruce Li released in 1981. It is largely based around the Bruce Lee classic Enter The Dragon. Chang Wei (Li), a stuntman, is called to the secret island owned by the mysterious Fu Chi (Yun Wen ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, action violence, fistfight, brawl, hand to hand combat, fighting style, roundhouse kick, jeet kune do, martial arts training, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic ...
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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: sword fight, martial arts, kung fu, gore, violence, blood splatter
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 7.0
 421
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, fight, kung fu classic, kung fu, fencing, farce
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Scorching Sun, Fierce Wind, Wild Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: During China's 1920s Republican Period, warlords carve out personal fiefdoms across the country and impose self-serving laws with the barrel of a gun. Into this anarchy rides a masked feminine Zorro, nom de guerre Violet, to do battle, right ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, torture, violence, fistfight, martial artist, hand to hand combat, kung fu fighting, brawl, master warrior, kung fu master, mask ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: martial arts, assassination, rebellion, guillotine, exile, martyrdom, kung fu, female warrior, palace intrigue, dissident
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: martial arts, kung fu, bandit, chivalry, village, oppression, sacrifice, heroism, kung fu classic, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Lawless Kingdom (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The Sequel to The Four, based on the best-selling novel by Woon Swee Oan. The four constables, Emotionless (Crystal Liu Yifei), Iron Hands (Collin Chou), Life Snatcher (Ronald Cheng) and ColdBlood (Deng Chao), are specially skilled in their own ...
Plot: martial arts, female director, supernatural power, flying, chinese
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
New Killers in Town (1990)
Genre: Action
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The story follows Chin Siu Ho and the rarely seen Lee Ga Sing as Wu Shu experts coming over from Mainland China to live with their uncle - Liu Chia Liang and his daughter Moon Lee. Immediately upon arrival, they inadvertently get into a fight with ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, drug smuggling, disco, martial art, person on fire, tai chi, gangsters
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
No Retreat, No Surrender 2 (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In this sequel, Scott Wylde, an American kickboxer, must go to Cambodia to rescue his Vietnamese girlfriend from Russian and Vietnamese troops.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, intense, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, kidnapping, kung fu, heroes, jungle, graphic violence, daring rescue, danger, martial artist, kickboxing, fistfight ...
Time: 80s
Place: cambodia, asia, bangkok thailand, thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
3 Little Ninjas and the Lost Treasure (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A treasure map found by three young boys allows them reason to get their kicks in more ways than one.
Style: humorous
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, ninja, treasure map, heroes, rivalry, rescue, danger, youth, friends, escapades, confined, adventure ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Killing Streets (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young Marine is kidnapped by terrorists in Lebanon. His twin brother, frustrated at his inability to get any kind of information from the government about his brother's plight, travels to Lebanon with a plan for his own rescue operation.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, twins, kidnapping, terrorism, investigation, life is a bitch, heroes, hostages, state affairs, danger, chases and races, confined ...
Time: 90s
Place: lebanon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Return of the One-Armed Swordsman (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The notorious “One-Armed Swordsman” who has spent the last two years retired from the martial world as a simple farmer with his wife. Of course this idyllic life is about to be sliced to ribbons by Chang’s wicked imagination. He concocts a ...
Style: offbeat, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, master warrior, martial arts, crimes, danger, heroes, save the day, rivalry, hostages, graphic violence, disability, ultimatum ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Fight to Win (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Martial artists in America battle over the possession of three ancient Chinese statues.
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, karate, martial arts tournament, taekwondo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
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Sky Riders (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Robert Culp plays Bracken, whose life seems perfect until his wife Ellen and their children are kidnapped by terrorists one day. After failed attempts to capture them back by the police, Ellen's ex husband enters the fray and plans his own ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: monastery, kidnapping, hostage, castle, hang glider, daring rescue, chases and races, terrorism, missing person, deadly, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 70s
Place: greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 4.5
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Future Hunters (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 2025 A.D. A lone adventurer searches the post-nuclear wasteland for the most devastating, godless artifact in history. When he touches it, he is transported back in time to 1989 Los Angeles. Mortally wounded he requests a young couple to return the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: kung fu, time travel, martial arts, nazi, spear
Time: near future, 2020s
Place: hong kong, los angeles, the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Death Duel (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Story: The Death Duel is a Taiwan Martial Arts movie
Plot: martial arts, brawl, fistfight, karate, kung fu, violence, kung fu fighting, kung fu classic, karate chop, karate kick, heroes, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 173
Jade Tiger (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The headless corpse of the Chao Clan patriarch and the theft of a jade tiger set in motion another successful collaboration between three of the biggest names in swordplay action dramas: director Chu Yuan, martial arts novelist Ku Lung, and kung-fu ...
Style: twists and turns
Plot: blood, revenge, kung fu classic, kung fu, violence, martial arts, anti war, death, plot twist
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, rebel, death of husband, sword fight, revenge, training, mongol, kung fu, urination
Time: 13th century
Place: mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Big Fight (1972)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This film is set during the Japanese occupation of China circa WWII. In it, the Japanese occupiers (and the Chinese Quislings who work for them) are portrayed as total monsters who kill children and rape all women. The heroes are resistance fighters ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, world war two, jeet kune do, cult, kung fu fighting, brawl, fight, fistfight, kung fu classic, japanese occupation
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Blade Spares None (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ho Li-Chun, a pretty but ruthless swordswoman, and three challengers are participating in an open tournament at Prince Kuei's Palace. A knight, Chen Jo-Yu, is defeated in the tournament. He flees and later returns with knight Tang Ching-Yun who ...
Plot: katana sword, kung fu fighting, kung fu, flying kick, karate chop, roundhouse kick, warrior, katana, master warrior, wing chun, tournament, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Unmasking the Idol (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Duncan Jax must stop the evil terrorist Scarlet Leader from acquiring nuclear bombs that could start WW3. Together with the trusty baboon, Boon, he takes on the almost impossible mission! He must steal the gold that Scarlet leader plans to use to ...
Style: suspenseful, bleak, exciting, semi serious
Plot: terrorism, martial arts, battles, heroes, battle zone, escapades, rivalry, adventure, war, hotshot hero, anti heroes, danger ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Joe Bullet (1973)
Genre: Action
Country: South Africa
Duration: 79 min.
Story: When local soccer team The Eagles fall prey to a series of onslaughts from a mysterious gangster only a week before the championship final, the team turns to the one man that can help save their chances at victory – Joe Bullet (Ken Gampu). Joe ...
Plot: martial arts, assassin, soccer, kidnapping, criminal underworld, sexploitation, johannesburg south africa, exploitation, gangster, violence, gangsters, football team
Place: south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Shaolin Invincibles (1981)
Genre: Action
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Judy Lee (Chia Ling) is out to avenge the massacre of her family by the Emperor's men and is assisted by another young woman, played by Lung Chun Erh. The two infiltrate the Emperor's court by posing as maids. Carter Wong plays a kung fu ...
Plot: kung fu, revenge, martial arts, sword fight, kung fu master, gorilla, emperor, heroine, king, female martial artist
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Blind Fists of Bruce (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The incomparable martial arts expert, Bruce Li, stars as a wealthy hero who defends his village from the assaults of ill-wishers.
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, adventure, gangsters, rivalry, heroes, crimes, gang, village, village life, heroic mission, drug abuse ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Crackerjack 3 (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Canada, Czech Republic
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of retired spies once former enemies, are forced to work together in an attempt to retrieve a neutron bomb stolen by a group of new-wave, high-tech operatives who have supplanted them in the post-Cold War intelligence game.
Plot: beretta, terrorist, gunfight, terrorist group, tough guy, terrorism, shoulder holster, fistfight, brawl, machine gun, one against many, semiautomatic pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Dragon on Fire (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sammy is involved with gangsters to save his relative from a problem so he calls Dragon Hung from America to help him.
Style: cult film
Plot: karate, martial arts, fight, action violence, hand to hand combat, brawl, kung fu, fistfight, violence, jeet kune do, taekwondo, kung fu classic
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Mr. Hercules Against Karate (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A skinny troublemaker and his good-natured, bemuscled sidekick find trouble in Hong Kong.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, karate, rivalry, farce, pun, hercules
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%