Movies like Bloodfist

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Bloodfist (1989)
 4.9
 896
Bloodfist (1989)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 85 min.
Story: To avenge the brutal murder of his brother, Jake Ray journeys to the Philippines, where his search for truth finds him battling both in and out of the ring. But the weapons are always the same: bare fists, bare feet. And the rules never change: last man standing wins.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siblings relations, karate, foot chase, master warrior, one man army, sport, heroes, righting the wronged, ambition, vengeance, contests and competitions, against the odds, crimes, rivalry, martial arts tournament, tough guy, one against many, death of brother, love interest, adventure, martial arts, kickboxer, switching roles, deadly, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: the philippines, manila philippines

Most similar movies to Bloodfist

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about martial arts, rivalry, heroes, fistfight, hand to hand combat, martial artist and brawl mostly in Action, Sport and Drama genres. Some movies like Bloodfist: Ring of Fire (1991), American Kickboxer (1991), Kickboxer 4: The Aggressor (1994), Kickboxer 2: The Road Back (1991), Bloodsport 2 (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.1
 629
Ring of Fire (1991)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The main character, Johnny Woo, is a Chinese doctor who has given up fighting in the ring. His brother is a teacher in a kick-boxing club. Johnny Woo fall in love with Julie, whose brother is a teacher in a rival kick-boxing club. Tension builds ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, gang war, street gang, illegal fistfight, kickboxing, gang, vengeance, chinatown, tragic love, tough heroes, ambition, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
American Kickboxer (1991)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kickboxing champion B.J. is jailed for an accidental murder thanks to the testimony of his arch-nemesis Denard. A year later, B.J. is released and then challenged by Denard for $100,000. Will B.J. accept and get even with Denard?
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kickboxing, master warrior, contests and competitions, competition, dojo, teaching, egotism, journalism, training, arrogance, courtroom ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Kickboxer 4: The Aggressor (1994)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sasha Mitchell ("Kickboxer 2&3") triumphanty returns to the ring as David Sloan, fighting not just for his survival, but for his beautiful wife, who has become the sexual captive of the despicable world champion, Tong Po. Framed, ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, prison, one man army, kidnapping, master warrior, adventure, contests and competitions, daring rescue, vengeance, vigilantism, tough heroes, confined ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Kickboxer 2: The Road Back (1991)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In this rousing sequel to Kickboxer, Tong Po broods about his defeat at the hands of Kurt Sloan. Po and his managers resort to drastic measures to goad Kurt into the ring for a rematch.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, sequel to cult film, road movie ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, vengeance, underdog, contests and competitions, follow your dream, uninhibited rivalry, athlete and trainer, tough heroes, ambition, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Movie in collections
 4.8
 3K
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: serious, realistic, intense, ridiculous, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, master warrior, contests and competitions, adventure, rivalry, prison life, gang, vengeance, human spirit, tough heroes, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 301
Lion Strike (1994)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dr. Johnny Wu becomes involved in a global Mafia arms cartel when they kidnap his son Bobby. The cartel, made-up of underworld leaders from around the world, become aware that he stumbled onto valuable information on a computer disk he possesses. ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, one man army, chase, hitman, adventure, in the woods, on the run, kidnapping, crime, murder, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 507
Bloodfist II (1990)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jake Ray gives up his title after killing a man in the ring. When Jake goes to Manila to help an old friend, trouble awaits him! After fending off multiple attacks, Jake is finally captured and chained to a half a dozen martial arts champions. Taken ...
Plot: illegal fistfight, one against many, tough guy, mixed martial arts, karate chop, blood, martial arts tournament, karate, martial artist, beefcake martial arts, violence, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Ring of Fire II: Blood and Steel (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Johnny Woo and Julie play an enduring couple who survive all sorts of interference from rival kick-box gangs in their effort to put a little romance in their lives.
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, gang, urban, adventure, kidnapping, missing person, crimes, danger, rivalry, gangsters, daring rescue, heist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Movie in collections
 3.8
 278
The Circuit (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Years ago, Dirk Longstreet walked away from The Circuit, the merciless underground fight club with no rules, where money changes hands as men are killed. But now gangsters have got his brother, and only one more journey inside the ring will save his ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sport, martial arts, underground fighting, manhunt, gangsters, college, university, one man army, contests and competitions, daring rescue, vengeance, athlete and trainer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.8
 67K
Bloodsport (1988)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Frank Dux has entered the "kumite", an illegal underground martial-arts competition where serious injury and even death are not unknown. Chong Li, a particularly ruthless and vicious fighter is the favorite, but then again Dux has not ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, inspirational, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, sport, rivalry, mixed martial arts, underdog, contests and competitions, master warrior, ambition, escapades, heroes, buddies, opponent ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bloodsport III (1996)
Genre: Action, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bloodsport III brings us back to the world of Alex Cardo. This time he must battle in a fight to end all fights - The Kumite, the most vicious warrior alive - Beast. He must not only battle for his own honor, but also avenge the death of Sun, his ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, tournament, mixed martial arts, heroes, adventure, rivalry, vengeance, battles, ambition, crimes, escapades, hand to hand combat ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.4
 44K
Kickboxer (1989)
Genre: Action, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: If your enemy refuses to be humbled... Destroy him. Accompanied by his brother Kurt (Van Damme), American kickboxing champion Eric Sloane (Dennis Alexio), arrives in Thailand to defeat the Eastern warriors at their own sport. His opponent: ruthless ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, revenge, sport, vengeance, master warrior, contests and competitions, sibling relationship, wheelchair, uninhibited rivalry, athlete and trainer, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 444
Blackbelt (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Don "The Dragon" Wilson is back and forced to take on the greatest legends of the martial arts world. Wilson fights off all comers while defending rock superstar Shanna (Deirdre Imershein) against the insane attacks of a fanatical veteran ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vietnam war, bodyguard, one man army, serial killer, incest rape, murder, stalking, strong sexual content, master criminal, crime, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Shootfighter II (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this martial-arts actioner, Miami mobsters find themselves in mortal danger after an angry police chief hires the world's most vicious fighters and uses them to launch a city-wide vendetta
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crimes, deadly, rivalry, master warrior, contests and competitions, vengeance, working undercover, ambition, danger, heroes, law enforcement ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: florida, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.4
 291
Out for Blood (1992)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lawyer's family is murdered by drug smugglers, and he is beaten and left for dead, but survives although in a coma. When he awakes he only has a partial memory of what happened. In order to find out the real story, he trains with a karate ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, drug dealing, murder, criminal's revenge, gang, tough law enforcer, fighting crime, police investigation, vengeance, vigilantism, false accusation, working undercover ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 251
Terminal Rush (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of terrorists, led by a Brit and a psycho (in a great performance by "Rowdy" Roddy Piper) take control of the Hoover Dam and demand $25 million or they will kill civilians and dam workers they have taken hostage. But the terrorists ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, martial arts, terrorism, hostages, save the day, vigilantism, frame up, hijacking, confined, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.6
 426
Inferno (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: When Interpol officer Kyle Connors, Don "The Dragon" Wilson, watches his partner die in an explosion, he swears he'll hunt down the killer. Yanked of the case by Internal Affairs, Connors defied his orders and follows the only lead he ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Plot: interpol, martial arts, kickboxing, vengeance, adventure, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, criminal heroes, espionage, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.8
 145
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, contests and competitions, moral dilemma, redemption, haunted by the past, tough heroes, ambition, crimes, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Best of the Best (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A team from the United States is going to compete against Korea in a Tae Kwon Do tournament. The team consists of fighters from all over the country--can they overcome their rivalry and work together to win?
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sport, martial arts, martial arts tournament, underdog, bar fight, adventure, redemption, contests and competitions, human spirit, vengeance, culture clash, athlete and trainer ...
Time: 80s
Place: korea, asia, seoul, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Never Back Down 2: The Beatdown (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Four fighters different backgrounds come together to train under an ex MMA rising star and then ultimately have to fight each other and the traitor in heir midst.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sport, athlete and trainer, martial arts, beefcake, martial arts training, cage fighting, martial arts tournament, kickboxer, fistfight, kiss, teenage life, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.1
 818
Bloodmatch (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Brick Bardo is on a mission to find out which one of the world's greatest kickboxers killed his brother. Five years ago, one of the four champs was fixing fights and set up his brother in the fight that took his life. Now Bardo must take on the ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, murder, crimes, adventure, revenge, fight, crime, deadly, rivalry, gang, investigation, vengeance ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Kickboxer 3: The Art of War (1992)
Genre: Action, Sport, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kick-box champion David Sloan arrives in Rio de Janeiro for an exhibition fight. He and mentor Xian take pity on Brazilian rascal Marcos Coasta, an urchin who offers guide services but routinely steals from tourists for himself and his older sister ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: martial arts, kidnapping, gory, missing person, crimes, danger, rivalry, gangsters, prostitute, daring rescue, siblings relations, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The King of the Kickboxers (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sport
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Kahn is a heavy weight kick-box champion, who often kills his opponents in front of the running camera, to sell it on video tape. Jake had to witness once how his brother was killed by him, and now has come for revenge. But first he has to improve ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, criminal's revenge, master criminal, tough law enforcer, drug dealing, vengeance, vigilantism, murder, tough heroes, police investigation, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 90s
Place: thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Movie in collections
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: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, sport, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, tough heroes, heroes, rivalry, power relations, contests and competitions, teaching the ways of the world, fish out of water ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: asia, china, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.5
 232
To Be the Best (1993)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Eric Kulhane, a member of the U.S. Kickboxing Team, lets his quick temper and obsessive love for beautiful Cheryl make him the perfect target for blackmail. In order to stop ruthless gambler from rigging the World Championship and killing Cheryl, ...
Style: rough, serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, kickboxing, betrayal, drugs/alcohol, gory, contests and competitions, strong sexual content, ambition, dishonesty, rivalry, master warrior ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.3
 165
Forced to Kill (1994)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A repo man tries to deliver a repossessed Jaguar. He's captured by a bizarre family, straight out of the backwoods, who force him to fight in an illegal, bare-fist tournament run by an insane sheriff.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, chase, murder, good versus evil, adventure, crimes, heroes, rivalry, athlete's life, lone wolves, mad scientist ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.6
 527
Street Warrior (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Iraqi war vet returns home to find that his brother is in a coma from participating in an illegal underground fight club.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, contests and competitions, vengeance, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, vigilantism, deadly, deathtrap, underground tournament, street fighter, martial artist ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.5
 116
Among Dead Men (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Mystery, Sport
Country: Australia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bobby Delgado, undefeated MMA World Champion is incarcerated for eight years after accidentally killing his opponent. During this period of purgatory, Bobby experiences a paranormal 'life changing' event that will dictate his future path ...
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, contests and competitions, ambition, crimes, rivalry, survival, vengeance, redemption, tough heroes, good versus evil, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sticks of Death (1986)
Genre: Action
Country: Philippines
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A man masters the ancient art of arnis with the help of his grandfather to get revenge on a group of crooks who attempted to beat him to death.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, adventure, criminal heroes, gangsters, contests and competitions, cons and scams, danger, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.6
 52
Raw Target (1995)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This high-powered action flick follows kickboxing champion Johnny Rider, who quits the ring after accidentally killing an opponent but is forced to employ his skills again to avenge the death of his brother at the hands of crime boss Rod Sparks ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, martial arts, kickboxing, evil man, master warrior, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, gang, down on your luck, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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