Movies like The Grand Grandmaster

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The Grand Grandmaster (2020)
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The Grand Grandmaster (2020)
Original name: 乜代宗師
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The grand master Fei Lung lost everything after he got defeated by Chun. To regain his reputation, Fei Lung challenges her to a final fight. Much to his surprise, he gradually falls in love with Chun. Will he be able to win both Chun’s heart and the battle at the end?
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining
Plot: kung fu, boxing, fight, male female relationship, contests and competitions, love and romance, romantic relationship, relationships, showdown, rivalry, romantic rivalry, rivals, title bout

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Most similar movies to The Grand Grandmaster

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and stylized films with plots about fight, kung fu, martial arts, master warrior, violence, heroes and rivalry mostly in Action, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like The Grand Grandmaster: Kung Fu (2021), The Final Master (2015), Shadowboxing (2005), Kung Fu Queen (1972), The Himalayan (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Kung Fu (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
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Story: A quarter-life crisis causes a young Chinese-American woman to drop out of college and go on a life-changing journey to an isolated monastery in China. But when she returns to find her hometown overrun with crime and corruption, she uses her martial ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, one against many, showdown, fighting crime, heroes, fight, battles, female protagonist, criminal, lynching, heroine ...
Place: san francisco, china
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100%
The Final Master (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Determined to pass down his art, the Final Master of Wing Chun is caught in a power struggle with malicious local officials and ultimately must choose between personal honor and his master’s dying wish.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: kung fu, wing chun, martial arts training, master warrior, martial arts school, rivalry, training, battles, warrior, wartime life, culture clash, society ...
Time: 1930s, year 1932
Place: china
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73%
 5.9
 2K
Shadowboxing (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Russia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Artem Kolchin was one of many, but he wanted glory. And he has chosen the way: he became the boxer. Now Artem the applicant for a champion title, fighter, known worldwide as Great White Hope. But the main fight in his life has not gone how he ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, tense ...
Plot: boxing, boxer, athlete's life, love affair, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, love and romance, blindness, chase, escape, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.2
 105
Kung Fu Queen (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fan Kao-to is a worker who had enough of corruption in Shanghai. He tries to crush the organization alone. An attempt has been made before but ended up with the big Axe Gang, several of their brands in the man. The man's sister arrives in ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, kickboxing, revenge, fight, female martial artist
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 6.1
 135
The Himalayan (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Story: The Tseng family is one of the most noble and respected clans in a small village in Tibet. The patriarch of the Tseng family wants to marry off his daughter Ching Lan into the Kao clan. However, the cunning and deceitful eldest brother Kao Chu only ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, brawl, tough guy, fighting style, martial artist, fistfight, violence, warrior, kung fu master, roundhouse kick, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Choyleefut: Speed of Light (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Having taken his father's advice, one man decides to return home in pursuit of a fresh start. While training at his father's martial arts school, he learns that his father has given consent to sell the school to a rival martial arts school.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, family relations, parents and children, love and romance, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, unlikely couple, love affair, siblings relations, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Brutal Boxer (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The bloodiest Kung Fu battles ever fought. The subtitle says it all, as there is hardly any story, but all the more raw fighting.
Plot: mixed martial arts, fistfight, kickboxing, tough guy, brawl, boxing, asian man, karate chop, violence, karate, kung fu, combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.1
 467
Martial Club (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Wong Fei Hung (Gordon Liu) and his friend are constantly having contests to see who has the better martial arts skill. After getting in trouble with their fathers, Wong Fei Hung settles down and starts to train seriously, while his friend still ...
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, revenge, alley fight, kung fu master, fistfight, fight, master warrior, roundhouse kick, martial art, violence, school ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Dragon's Showdown (1980)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, South Korea
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Lee Lung witnessed the murder of his parents by the ruthless bandit Shek King who in turn abducted Lee's infant sister. Lee wanders the land and learns martial arts from a drunken master. Once his skills are perfected, Lee sets out in search of ...
Plot: fight, martial arts, kung fu, revenge, fistfight, action violence, kung fu classic, asian, jeet kune do, fighting style, kicked in the face, kung fu fighting ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 34
Kung Fu Gold (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A massive gold forture is hidden somewhere in the hills surrounding Hong Kong, and 12 kung fu masters are in pursuit of the loot. Through a series of head-to-head confrontations, the pool of treasure hunters dwindles until there's one left.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, chinese, fistfight, violence, brawl, fight, asian, hand to hand combat, kung fu classic
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Legend of the Wolf (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Wolf (Donnie Yen) is a war veteran who recounts the tale of his legendary youth to a young upstart killer (Edmond Leung). Flashback to a post-World War 2 time when the young Wolf (Yen) is wandering the Chinese countryside in search of his missing ...
Style: realistic, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, hitman, martial arts, dishonesty, adventure, unfulfillment, crimes, criminal's revenge, undercover, gangsters, heroes, chases and races ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 52K
Ip Man 3 (2015)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When a band of brutal gangsters led by a crooked property developer make a play to take over the city, Master Ip is forced to take a stand.
Style: breathtaking, twists and turns, entertaining, disturbing, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kung fu, fight scenes, martial arts school, wing chun, martial arts, gang, mentor, mentor protege relationship, culture clash, parents and children, love and romance, protection ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: china, hong kong, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Enter the Game of Death (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It's approaching World War 2 and China is expecting an to be invaded by Germany and Japan. Mr Ang is hired by a Chinese group who are after a "secret document." Many other groups want to get their hands on it as well. It's on the ...
Plot: kung fu, chinese, martial arts, action violence, violence, chinaman, kung fu fighting, hand to hand combat, martial artist, jeet kune do, fight, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Kid with the Golden Arm (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Jin bei tong opens with a group of escort/guards preparing to move a shipment of gold from the local government to an area stricken by famine... one of the very few Venom films where all six Venom actors are present within a single film.
Style: stylized, exciting, realistic, serious, cult film
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, culture clash, alcohol abuse, heist, siblings relations, graphic violence, rich and poor, heroic mission, vengeance, tough heroes, gory ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 1K
Warriors Two (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In an attempt to save his village from being taken over by brutes, Wah is beaten to a pulp and his mother brutally murdered. Determined to take revenge, Wah learns the art of Wing Chun and enters into a showdown with the nasty villains.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, golden years, ambition, master criminal, crimes, womanizer, gang, contests and competitions, dishonesty, bank, vigilantism ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
One-Armed Swordsman (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 115 min.
Story: An evil gang attacks the Chi school of Golden Sword Kung Fu. One student sacrifices his life to save his teacher and his school, his dying wish is that his son be taken in as a student. Young Fang Kang grows up in the school and treasures his ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, stylized, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kung fu classic, fall in love, rich and poor, graphic violence, anti hero, disability, monk, gory, society, misfit ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My Beloved Bodyguard (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A retired bodyguard who has settled into a corner of the world where China, Russia and North Korea meet as he suffers from early dementia finds a new friend in a young girl. When her life is threatened by her father's connection with a local ...
Style: captivating, entertaining
Plot: martial arts, criminal, dementia, bodyguard, saving a life, relationships, save the lady, organized crime, salvation, fight, fighting crime, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Masked Avengers (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Philip Kwok plays a repentant killer who vows to destroy the masked gang of which he was a member. A young fighter and his martial arts brothers come to the town to catch the killers, but one of them is not to be trusted!
Plot: martial arts, murder mystery, kung fu, masked killer, revenge, massacre, gore, impalement, mask, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Challenge of the Masters (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Wong family kung fu school gets smacked around by a rival school. Wong Fei-hong gets fed up with the abuse and goes to learn from his fathers master. After one of the rival schools members kills some of the towns people Wong Fei-hong becomes ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, good versus evil, best friends, heroes, crimes, hopes, ambition, one man army, deadly, injustice, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Shaolin Temple (1982)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Tang emperor is betrayed by one of his generals, who installs himself as emperor in the East Capital. The son of one of his slave workers escapes to the Shaolin Temple, learns kung fu, and sets out to kill the traitor who killed his father. ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, kung fu, vengeance, coming of age, adventure, obsessive quest, monk, tough heroes, heroic mission, monastery ...
Time: 7th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.8
 773
Hapkido (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Korea, 1934. During the Japanese occupation, there is open warfare between rival martial arts schools. There is a fight in the marketplace, and three Chinese students can't stand the unfair way of students that side up with the invasors, when ...
Style: stylized, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, rivalry, kung fu, crimes, society, hopes, teachers and students, vigilantism, human spirit, against the odds ...
Time: 1930s, 30s
Place: china, korea, asia, hong kong, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
New Fists of Fury (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A brother and sister escape from Japanese-occupied Shanghai to Japanese-occupied Taiwan, to stay with their grandfather who runs a Kung-Fu school there. However, the master of a Japanese Kung-Fu school in Taiwan has designs on bringing all other ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, heroes, fight, kung fu, escapades, against the odds, heroic mission, vigilantism, school, murder, wartime life ...
Place: taiwan, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Executioners from Shaolin (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A couple unite - she is fluent in the crane style of kung fu, he in tiger style. They have a son, but the boy's father is killed by the evil eunuch Pai Mei. Disguised as a girl, his mom trains him in crane style while he secretly learns tiger ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, battles, shaolin, kung fu, palaces castles and temples, failed attempt, tough heroes, vengeance, mortal combat, rivalry, heroes, graphic violence ...
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.5
 116
Deadly Strike (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The new police chief (Bruce Li) arrives in a small provincial town. He's been charged with bringing a dangerous gang to justice. But within seconds, the chief provokes a showdown with his lazy deputies. Realizing that they are not up to the ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, bruce lee, kung fu master, brutality, martial artist, blood, karate kick, disarming someone, massacre, karate chop, kung fu classic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Steel Fisted Dragon (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A kung-fu master hunts down the villain who killed his mother.
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kung fu fighting, kung fu master, fight, kung fu classic, villain, black belt, martial artist, bruce lee, jeet kune do, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Kung Fu Fever (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Korea, Taiwan
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A training manual supposed used by Bruce Lee himself has mysteriously disappeared and is highly sought after by good and evil alike.
Plot: kung fu, martial arts, violence, martial art, kung fu master, hand to hand combat, fighting style, roundhouse kick, duel, brawl, karate, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Gone with the Bullets (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: China, USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Set in 1920s Shanghai, Ma Zouri and Xiang Feitian establish a notorious beauty pageant called the Flowers Competition. All of the city's elite attend the gala event, but when Wanyan Ying unexpectedly wins, it sets into motion a series of tragic ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, humorous, stylized ...
Plot: rivalry, nightlife, contests and competitions, love affair, ambition, nightclub, prostitute, beauty pageant, intrigue, danger, artists and showbiz, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Born a Champion (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After a blood- soaked jujitsu match in Dubai, fighting legend Mickey Kelley falls to superstar Blaine. But years later, an online video proves that Blaine cheated, and the world demands a rematch. Can the aging underdog get back into shape in time ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: jujitsu, fight, sport, contests and competitions, professional rivalry, fight club, underground tournament, underground fighting, title bout, combat, professional sports, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 3K
Wing Chun (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Martial arts expert Wing Chun battles bandits in this magical film that provides as many laughs as it does wallops. Besides horse thieves, Wing Chun must deal with the men around her who simply can't handle a strong, independent woman. ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, martial arts, kung fu, village, village life, love triangle, leadership, adventure, rivalry, crimes, heroes, strong female presence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Chinese Vengeance (1973)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Set in the waning years of the Ching Dyansty, this dramatic, tragic, romantic, blood-soaked martial arts tale of betrayal and revenge explores one of the most sensational scandals in Chinese history and marked the true ascension of its director and ...
Plot: fight, ambition, qing dynasty, bandit, kung fu, martial arts
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%