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Out Live (2000)
 6.2
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Out Live (2000)
Original name: 비천무
Genre: Drama, Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A sweeping, epic tale of a martial arts warrior who attempts to defy a kingdom to be with his love.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, emotional, epic, serious
Plot: martial arts, forbidden love, love triangle, crimes of passion, romance, redemption, lovers reunited, uninhibited rivalry, true love, politics, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, hopes, love affair, political unrest, unfulfilled love, rivalry, state affairs, unfulfillment, love, warrior, combat, revenge
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: china, asia

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Most similar movies to Out Live

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and epic films with plots about rivalry, martial arts, love and romance, heroes, vengeance, sword fight and master warrior mostly in Action, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Out Live: Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (2005), The Restless (2006), House of Flying Daggers (2004), The Promise (2005), The Banquet (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Shinobi: Heart Under Blade (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Even though Gennosuke and Oboro are from rival ninja villages, they are secretly in love. At an annual conference with the Lord, it is dictated that a competition--a fight to the death--will take place between the five best shinobi from each ...
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, samurai, tragic love, love and romance, imaginary, state affairs, supernatural ability, battles, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, adventure, forbidden love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: japan, asia
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89%
 6.2
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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 ⇓
100%
House of Flying Daggers (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 9th century China, a corrupt government wages war against a rebel army called the Flying Daggers. A romantic warrior breaks a beautiful rebel out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.
Style: exciting, stylized, atmospheric, serious, emotional ...
Plot: warrior, tragic love, martial arts, swords and armor, romance, emperor, heroine, adventure, sword fight, resistance, tragic event, mission ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: china, ancient china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.6
 9K
The Promise (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, South Korea, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: An orphaned girl, driven by poverty at such a young age, makes a promise with an enchantress. In return for beauty and the admiration of every man, she will never be with the man she loves. This spell cannot be broken unless the impossible happens: ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, colourful, fairy tale ...
Plot: destiny, true love, rescue, heroic mission, fall in love, heroes, princess, curses spells and rituals, orphan, romance, danger, court ...
Place: china, japan, hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.4
 7K
The Banquet (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: 907 AD, the Tang Dynasty in China. The movie is set in an empire in chaos. The Emperor, the Empress, the Crown Prince, the Minister and the General all have their own enemies.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, captivating, epic, serious ...
Plot: emperor, murder, intrigue, betrayal, exile, politics, royal family, manipulation, tragic hero, state affairs, manipulations, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 448
My Kingdom (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the 19th century, the Prince Regent of the Qing Dynasty orders the mass execution of the entire Meng clan. Before his beheading, the leader vows that his family will avenge this travesty of justice. Awaiting his death, a five-year-old Meng boy ...
Style: serious, exciting, sentimental, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, desire for fame, ambition, teachers and students, love and romance, actor's life, romance, family relations, uninhibited rivalry, siblings relations, love triangle ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sorcerer and the White Snake (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Sorcerer and the White Snake is an ancient Chinese fable about a woman demon who falls in love with a mortal is brought to life through the latest advances in CGI and action techniques.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, monk, heroes, good versus evil, escapades, deadly creature, rivalry, fall in love, martial arts, wizards and magicians, demon, giant snake ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, female warrior, kung fu, heroes, love and romance, adventure, sword, sword fight, romance, strong female presence, warlord ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, warrior, sword fight, female martial artist, aristocracy, martial artist, vengeance, love and romance, tough girl, female warrior, ninja ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia, beijing china, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lost Bladesman (2011)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: During the warring period of the three kingdoms, ancient China is in turmoil. To unify the country, general Cao Cao (Jiang Wen), the real power behind the Emperor, enlists the aid of the greatest warrior in the land, Guan Yu (Donnie Yen). However, ...
Style: emotional, exciting, stylized, epic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, warlord, rivalry, martial arts, forbidden love, heroes, master warrior, love and romance, danger, military, war, graphic violence ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Assassin's Blade (2008)
Genre: Action, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: This movie is based on the Butterfly Lovers, or Liang Zhu, a Chinese legend about the tragic romance between two lovers, Liang Shanbo and Zhu Yingtai. Retelling the Wuxia version of the story, it was filmed in Shanghai in 2008. The story features ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: martial arts, romance, fall in love, master warrior, unfulfillment, adventure, love, kung fu, mentor, rivalry, martial arts training, clan ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 15K
Ashes of Time (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is set in five parts, five seasons that are part of the Chinese almanac. The story takes place in the jianghu, the world of the martial arts. Ouyang Feng has lived in the western desert for some years. He left his home in White Camel ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, exciting, epic ...
Plot: martial arts, love triangle, lone wolves, danger, love and romance, bounty hunter, graphic violence, unfulfilled love, wilderness, rivalry, unfulfillment, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.
Style: sexy, serious, captivating, epic, colourful ...
Plot: royal family, betrayal, forbidden love, martial arts, empress, punishment, execution, dysfunctional family, poison, emperor, infidelity, love affair ...
Time: 7th century, middle ages, 10th century, 1930s
Place: china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Blades of Blood (2010)
Genre: Action
Country: South Korea
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In the 16th century in Chosun dynasty, HWANG Jung-hak and LEE Mong-hak create the “Grand Alliance” with the united dream of a better world. While the new leader LEE dreams of eradicating this world of all its corruption and becoming king ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, tense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, political unrest, rivalry, danger, escapades, dishonesty, vengeance, adventure, assassination attempt, politics, sword fight, graphic violence ...
Time: 16th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Legend of Evil Lake (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A thousand years ago, an evil spirit was kept imprisoned in a lake by the first emperor of the Chilla empire. Now unleashed, it possesses the body of Ja Woon-bi, the wife of general Biharang, with the aim to bring down the very dynasty that ...
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, atmospheric, serious
Plot: battles, supernatural, ghost, love triangle, vengeance, couple relations, political intrigue, escapades, supernatural ability, deadly, rivalry, danger ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 5K
Painted Skin (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Painted Skin is based on one of Pu Songling's classic short stories in Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio. Zhou Xun stars as Xiao Wei, a fox spirit that feasts on human hearts in order to maintain her lovely, youthful appearance. When ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, martial arts, love and romance, dishonesty, rivalry, ghost, master warrior, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
 5.1
 317
Star Runner (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Preparing for the hand-to-hand battle of his life and the title of Champion Star Runner, a headstrong fighter creates a deadly hybrid mix of Thai kickboxing and Chinese kung fu. Get ready for the ultimate Pan-Asian mixed martial arts competition, ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, ambition, athlete's life, rivalry, love affair, romance, contests and competitions, heroes, love and romance, adventure, hopes, tragic love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: hong kong, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.4
 9K
True Legend (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: China
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Su Qi-Er, a wealthy man living during the Qing Dynasty who loses his fortune and reputation as a result of a conspiracy against him. After being forced out onto the streets, Su dedicates his life to martial arts and reemerges as a patriotic hero ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, fight, army, good versus evil, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, family in danger, family relations, family feud, rivalry, rescue, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Fatal Encounter (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In 1777, one year since he had taken reign, King Jeong-jo bears a perilous palace life with his dedicated court servant, Gap-soo, amidst opposition and threats from those around with political ambitions. Meanwhile, Eul-soo, a member of a secret ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archery, joseon dynasty, rivalry, hitman, master warrior, danger, assassination attempt, deadly, political unrest, palaces castles and temples, royal court, murder ...
Time: 18th century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 19K
Shaolin (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: China is plunged into strife as feuding warlords try to expand their power by warring over neighboring lands. Fuelled by his success on the battlefield, young and arrogant Hao Jie sneers at Shaolin's masters when he beats one of them in a duel. ...
Style: serious, stylized, bleak, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: monk, shaolin, shaolin kung fu, martial arts, martial artist, shaolin monk, monastery, wu shu, state affairs, refugee, conquering, dictatorship ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century, 20s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 9K
The Classic (2003)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Shy Ji-hae's friend is having problems expressing her feelings to the boy she loves, so she asks Ji-hae to write e-mails to him in her name. As the boy falls in love with her letters, Ji-hae discovers the story of her mother's romance ...
Style: touching, realistic, emotional, serious, non-linear
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, social differences, society, romance, young lovers, family relations, youth, fall in love, love affair, diary, parents and children ...
Time: 60s, contemporary, 21st century, 20th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.9
 2K
Lorna Doone (2000)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The year is 1675. England is threatened by religious and political rivalries. King Charles II's Catholic brother, James, is next in line for the throne, but many Protestants put their faith in Charles' illegitimate son, The Duke of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, stylized, captivating, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, date night
Plot: revenge, romance, love and romance, state affairs, political unrest, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, forbidden love, love, rivalry, politics, countryside ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Paruthiveeran (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 162 min.
Story: A village tough finally succumbs to the unconditional love of his angelic cousin, but his romance faces insurmountable challenges, including family opposition and his own delinquent personality.
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, emotional
Plot: forbidden love, village, parents and children, fall in love, love affair, romance, arranged marriage, misfit, village life, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, bollywood ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Brave Archer (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Guo Jing and Yang Kang are the sons of two rebels. The rebels are killed by imperial soldiers and the boys are rescued by six pugilists later. The pugilists agree to separate the two boys, tutor them separately in martial arts, and let them meet ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, betrayal, island, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, wooing, teachers and students, parents and children, dishonesty, love and romance, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: serious, realistic, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, danger, master warrior, graphic violence, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, escapades, rivalry, heroes, kung fu, shaolin, revenge ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Romance of Their Own (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Han-kyung a rustic girl, comes to town to live with her mom. Attracted to her pure charm, the most popular guys Hae-won and Tae-sung come up to fight each other. But Tae- sung has a fatal secret not to love her. Their sad love triangle makes ...
Style: realistic, emotional, serious, exciting, gloomy
Audience: teens
Plot: teenage love, love triangle, teenage life, youth, love and romance, ego clash, social relations, romance, rivalry, wooing, moral dilemma, high school hunk ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: seoul, asia, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Man Called Hero (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Episodic saga from the first half of the 20th century follows Hero Hua from an ill-omened June day in his youth to a showdown 17 years later with a disaffected member of his martial-arts school, a Japanese named Invincible. Tensions between Chinese ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, comic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, destiny, racism, vengeance, heroes, crimes, one man army, danger, adventure, society, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: china, asia, usa, hong kong, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Moon Embracing the Sun (2012)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Moon Embracing the Sun is a 2012 South Korean historical television drama series, starring Kim Soo-hyun, Han Ga-in, Jung Il-woo and Kim Min-seo. It aired on Munhwa Broadcasting Corporation from January 4 to March 15, 2012 on Wednesdays and Thursdays ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, emotional, epic
Plot: joseon dynasty, royal court, loveless marriage, true love, romance, love and romance, memory loss, political conspiracy, love affair, shaman, royal family, love triangle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.3
 393
True Love (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Mexico
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Amores verdaderos is a 2012 Mexican telenovela produced by Nicandro Díaz Gonzalez for Televisa. It is based on Amor en Custodia, produced in Colombia, Argentina, and Mexico.
Style: serious, emotional, sentimental, realistic
Plot: love triangle, family relations, forbidden love, rivalry, romance, true love, love and romance, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry, workplace, spoiled brat, step siblings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%