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Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)
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Flying Swords of Dragon Gate (2011)
Original name: 龍門飛甲
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: China
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Flying Swords of Dragon Gate picks up three years after the infamous Dragon Inn was burnt down in the desert when its innkeeper Jade vanished. A new gang of marauders had taken over - innkeepers by day and treasure hunters by night. The inn is the rumoured location of a lost city buried under the desert, and its hidden treasure would only be revealed by a gigantic storm every 60 years. The gang used the inn as a front to locate the lost treasure.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mistress, adventure, heroes, desert, battles, danger, master warrior, escapades, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, treasure, eunuch, sandstorm, chinese emperor, spy, emperor
Time: 15th century
Place: china, asia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and epic films with plots about rivalry, heroes, master warrior, martial arts, escapades, adventure and battles mostly in Action, Adventure and History genres. Some movies like Flying Swords of Dragon Gate: Hero (2002), The Legend II (1993), Outcast (2014), Tai Chi Hero (2012), Clash of Empires (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, History
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Duration: 95 min.
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 4.6
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Outcast (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, China, USA, France
Duration: 99 min.
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Tai Chi Hero (2012)
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Duration: 100 min.
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Clash of Empires (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Malaysia
Duration: 109 min.
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Duration: 111 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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