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18 Fingers of Death! (2006)
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18 Fingers of Death! (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The "buzz" in Hollywood is that, "18 FINGERS OF DEATH!" will kick the butt out of the low budget martial arts movies genre and knocks us down to the ground laughing! This funny "sockumentart" of the world of Chop sockey, kung fooey, ninja poo poo, karate kidding croutching tiger stuff takes you on the journey of making martial arts movies at it's lowest.
Style: parody, humorous, realistic, witty, not serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, friendship, vigilantism, criminal's revenge, tough heroes, friends, misfit, vengeance, rivalry, fighting crime, heroic mission, fight, film producer, kung fu, violence, fistfight, illegal fistfight, streetfighting, crimes, captivity, silly humor, combat, karate, warrior ...
Time: contemporary

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, exciting and cult film films with plots about heroes, martial arts, rivalry, fistfight, violence, kung fu and master warrior mostly in Action, Comedy and Crime genres. Some movies like 18 Fingers of Death!: Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993), Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002), Battle Creek Brawl (1980), Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978), The Legend of Drunken Master (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hot Shots! Part Deux (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Topper Harley is found to be working as an odd-job-man in a monastery. The CIA want him to lead a rescue mission into Iraq, to rescue the last rescue team, who went in to rescue the last rescue team who... who went in to rescue hostages left behind ...
Style: parody, funny, absurd, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: military, gulf war, rescue, hostage, heroic mission, military life, daring rescue, secret agents, tough heroes, behind enemy lines, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: iraq, middle east, southeast asia, washington d.c., thailand ...
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Kung Pow: Enter the Fist (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A movie within a movie, created to spoof the martial arts genre. Writer/director Steve Oedekerk uses contemporary characters and splices them into a 1970s kung-fu film, weaving the new and old together. As the main character, The Chosen One, ...
Style: parody, funny, absurd, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, female martial artist, vengeance, silly humor, chosen one, fistfight, one against many, violence, heroes, showdown, fight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Battle Creek Brawl (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young Asian American martial artist is forced to participate in a brutal formal street-fight competition.
Style: sexy, humorous, stylized, entertaining, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gangsters, gang, vengeance, fight, kung fu, mafia, violence, organized crime, farce, street fight, mixed martial arts ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 80s, 70s
Place: chicago illinois, hong kong, china, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Shaolin Temple 2: Kids from Shaolin (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two rivaling families live on opposite sides of a river. One of them practices Shaolin kung fu and has only sons, while the other has only daughters and practices the Wu-Tang sword. The father of the Wu-Tang family is so paranoid about the Shaolin ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, stylized, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, shaolin monk, kung fu, samurai, medieval, fight, shaolin, village, heroes, master warrior, village life, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Snake in the Eagle's Shadow (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Everyone abuses and humiliates a downtrodden orphan (Chan) until he befriends an old man, who turns out to be the last master of the "snake fist" fighting style. Jackie becomes the old man's student and finds himself in battle with ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, vengeance, heroes, beggar, master warrior, samurai, fistfight, orphan, medieval, betrayal ...
Place: china, japan, tokyo, hong kong, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Legend of Drunken Master (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Returning home with his father after a shopping expedition, Wong Fei-Hong is unwittingly caught up in the battle between foreigners who wish to export ancient Chinese artifacts and loyalists who don't want the pieces to leave the country. ...
Style: humorous, funny, entertaining, semi serious, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, farce, martial artist, kung fu master, boxing, fight, heroes, fistfight, good versus evil, goofy hero, righting the wronged ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: china, hong kong, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Fearless Hyena (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Action
Country: Hong Kong, South Korea
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jackie Chan is a youngster, living in a remote vllage with his grandfather who teaches him Kong-Fu (naturally). He keeps getting into fights, even though his grandfather warns him not to show their Kong-Fu to others. Jackie, though, is tempted by ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, adventure, school, medieval, fight, kung fu classic, wing chun, heroes, rivalry, leadership, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black Dynamite (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: This is the story of 1970s African-American action legend Black Dynamite. The Man killed his brother, pumped heroin into local orphanages, and flooded the ghetto with adulterated malt liquor. Black Dynamite was the one hero willing to fight The Man ...
Style: parody, humorous, talky, funny, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, gunfight, mob boss, organized crime, justice, kung fu, gangsters, exploitation, fighting crime, crimes, injustice ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: usa, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dragon Strike (1982)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
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Duration: 102 min.
Story: Dragon and his madcap pal Cowboy spend their days getting into mischief, frustrating the elders, chasing girls, and competing in the village sport. When Dragon overhears a fiendish plot by smugglers to sell China's national treasures overseas, ...
Style: semi serious, touching, captivating, tense, humorous
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.7
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The Master (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gao Jian is a lazy and arrogant student of the martial arts school ran by vain Si Fu Shi Chen-chung. One night after his punishment in his school a wounded man reaches his house. He is Jin Tien-yun, a legendary warrior fleeing from a fight in which ...
Style: serious
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Paper Tigers (2020)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Three Kung Fu prodigies have grown into washed-up, middle-aged men, now one kick away from pulling their hamstrings. But when their master is murdered, they must juggle their dead-end jobs, dad duties, and old grudges to avenge his death.
Style: funny, humorous, exciting, entertaining, buddy comedy ...
Plot: martial arts, kung fu master, kung fu, murder, fight, tai chi, kung fu classic, showdown, vengeance, mob boss, farce, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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American Shaolin (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: After being humiliated in the ring by a dirty kickboxer who pulled down his shorts and then hit him, a martial arts master decides to travel to China and enter a monastery where he may learn the Shaolin form of fighting. The film then veers into ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxer, fight, master warrior, escapades, misfit, contests and competitions, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry, fish out of water, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, china, asia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fist 2 Fist (2011)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Still haunted by his failure to prevent the murder of a young couple years earlier, a mixed martial arts teacher must confront the skeleton in his closet when the boy who was orphaned by the killing shows up at his door.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
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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
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 111 min.
Story: Jackie Chan stars as Wong Fei-Hung, whose mischievous antics land him in hot water. Having tolerated enough of his son's mishaps, Fei-Hung's dad enlists his sadistic uncle, who specializes in drunken-style kung fu, to teach the lad some ...
Style: humorous, funny, exciting, entertaining, affectionate ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Torrente 5 (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy
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Duration: 105 min.
Story: Crooked cop Torrente gets out of jail in the year 2018 to find a different Spain from the one he knew.
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Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Master (1992)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Uncle Tak is famous for using Chinese herbal medicines to cure diseases. A martial arts expert, he also teaches the young how to defend themselves. One of his students, Johnny, dreams of monopolizing the teaching of kung fu throughout the United ...
Style: scenic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 80s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Max Havoc: Curse of the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ex-kickboxing champion turned sports photographer Max Havoc again finds himself in Guam on a publicity photo shoot. Max's helpful ways land him in the lives of the vacationing sisters Jane and Christy Goody who have acquired a rare jade dragon, ...
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, serious
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Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Half a Loaf of Kung Fu (1978)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young daydreamer assumes the identity of a dead martial arts hero and quickly finds himself caught up in a plot by several clans to steal famous martial arts artifacts being transported by an escort company.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: 70s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Black Ninja (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Infamous defense attorney Malik Ali's haunted past causes him to double as a vigilante ninja, defending the cities worst thugs by day and battling them by night. While protecting a beautiful witness, in a case against a ruthless mobster, Malik ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: ninja, martial arts, vigilantism, fighting crime, gang, superhero, crimes, hotshot lawyer, righting the wronged, tough heroes, society, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Pit Fighter (2005)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Severino has no memory, all he knows is the brutal sport of Pit Fighting. When his past catches him up, he realizes he is not who he thought he was. For some men must fight for redemption.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kickboxer, haunted by the past, redemption, tough heroes, rivalry, vengeance, memory loss, wrestler, murder, heroes, martial arts tournament, hopes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Muay Thai Giant (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sport
Country: Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Gentle giant Barney Emerald is drugged and robbed while on holiday in Pattaya. He befriends two Thai siblings, one of which is a muay-thai kick-boxing champion, and stays with them until he can recover his passport. Unfortunately the hunt for his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, gangsters, siblings relations, misfit, athlete's life, fighting crime, crimes, dishonesty, one man army, fish out of water ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Enter the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Georgie Hung is handsome, stylish and charming but he hides a secret that his old-fashion father, Hung who is a Triad leader, can never forgive. He has been sent to Thailand since he was a child and never returned. After Hung's death, his ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, captivating, realistic, exciting
Plot: martial arts, leadership, mistaken identity, disorder, gang, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, gangsters, gay son, mafia, gays and lesbians ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Dynamite Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story is set in 1890s Siam. Siang is a young Muay Thai warrior and rocketry expert who steals back water buffalo taken from poor Isan farmers by unscrupulous cattle raiders. He is searching for a man with a tattoo who killed his parents.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, fighting crime, escapades, good versus evil, track down, rivalry, folk hero, vengeance, vigilantism, chase, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 1920s
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
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Project A 2 (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Dragon is now transferred to be the police head of Sai Wan district, and has to contend with a gangster kingpin, anti-Manchu revolutionaries, some runaway pirates, Manchu Loyalists and a corrupt police superintendent.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, fight, adventure, frame up, pirate, empire, police, corruption, heroes, police corruption, graphic violence ...
Time: 20th century
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Any Which Way You Can (1980)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Philo takes part in a bare knuckle fight - as he does - to make some more money than he can earn from his car repair business. He decides to retire from fighting, but when the Mafia come along and arrange another fight, he is pushed into it. A ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, mafia, fight, biker, monkey, motorcycle gang, woman in danger, dishonesty, friendship, rivalry, contests and competitions, blackmail ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Martial Arts of Shaolin (1986)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jet Li weasels out of the north Shaolin temple to assassinate a despotic ruler at the ruler's extravagant public birthday celebration. Two other men from the south Shaolin temple also set out to assassinate the ruler, but all three fail and are ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, shaolin, kung fu, shaolin monk, master warrior, kung fu master, buddha, one against many, heroes, soldier, shaolin kung fu, vengeance ...
Time: 80s
Place: asia, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 1K
Knockabout (1979)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Yuen Baio and Ka-Yan Leung play brothers Yipao and Taipao, lovable rogues who convince a martial arts expert to take them on as students. When Yipao discovers that their teacher is actually a wanted criminal, Silver Fox (Chia Yung Liu), he is ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, revenge, beggar, fight, kung fu classic, betrayal, friends, dishonesty, rivalry, gang, hidden identity ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.8
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Bloodsport 2 (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After thief Alex Cardo gets caught while stealing an ancient katana in East Asia, he soon finds himself imprisoned and beaten up by the crowd there. One of the guards, Demon, feels upset by Alex appearance and tortures him as often as he gets the ...
Style: intense, suspense, serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, prison brawl, master warrior, contests and competitions, rivalry, prison life, mixed martial arts, tournament, underground fighting, heroes, tough heroes, ambition ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 6K
Dolemite (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dolemite is a pimp who was set up by Willie Greene and the cops, who have planted drugs, stolen furs, and guns in his trunk and got him sentenced to 20 years in jail. One day, Queen B and a warden planned to get him out of Jail and get Willie Green ...
Style: funny, realistic, parody, not serious, witty ...
Plot: martial arts, prison, exploitation, gangsters, frame up, fight, racial slur, sex scene, cocaine, gunfight, murder, revenge ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%