Movies like The Brides of Fu Manchu

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The Brides of Fu Manchu (1966)
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The Brides of Fu Manchu (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: This time Fu Manchu and his army of henchmen are kidnaping the daughters of prominent scientists and taking them to his remote island headquarters. Instead of asking for ransom, Fu demands that the fathers help him to build a death ray, which he intends to use to take over the world. But Fu's archenemy, Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard, is determined not to let that happen.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: kidnapping, adventure, gangsters, crimes, heroes, confined, crime, danger, chases and races, master criminal, escapades, rivalry, rescue, leadership, master villain, uninhibited rivalry, island, hypnosis, bondage, arab, hypnotism
Time: 60s
Place: california, san francisco

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Most similar movies to The Brides of Fu Manchu

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, exciting, realistic and serious films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, crimes, adventure, rivalry and chases and races mostly in Adventure, Crime and Action genres. Some movies like The Brides of Fu Manchu: The Delta Factor (1970), Madame Sin (1972), Masquerade (1965), Sands of the Kalahari (1965), Gold of the Amazon Women (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Face of Fu Manchu (1965)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Grisly strangulations in London alert Nayland Smith of Scotland Yard to the possibility that fiendish Fu Manchu may not after all be dead, even though Smith witnessed his execution. A killer spray made from Tibetan berries seems to be involved and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, scary ...
Plot: master criminal, terrorism, danger, crimes, escapades, crime, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, riddles and clues, kidnapping, faked death ...
Time: 60s
Place: scotland yard, england, london, europe, shanghai
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Sax Rohmer's The Castle of Fu Manchu (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Horror
Country: UK, West Germany, Italy, Spain, Liechtenstein, Turkey
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The evil mastermind Fu Manchu plots his latest scheme to basically freeze over the Earth's oceans with his diabolical new device. Opposing him is his arch-nemesis, Interpol's very British Dr. Nayland Smith.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: interpol, heroes, rivalry, mad scientist, imaginary, adventure, secret agents, crimes, undercover, kidnapping, uninhibited rivalry, destiny ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Blood of Fu Manchu (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fu Manchu inoculates ten women with poison, to kill ten world leaders.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, espionage, poison, secret agents, rivalry, escapades, heroes, assassination attempt, intrigue, dishonesty, deadly, on the run ...
Time: 60s
Place: scotland, europe, peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
The Delta Factor (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Action-packed espionage thriller based on a book by Mickey Spillane. A man who has been framed for a large-scale robbery escapes from prison, but is caught and given a choice between returning behind bars and working for the CIA. He is enlisted to ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, prison, island, cia, dishonesty, special agents, escapades, adventure, investigation, law enforcement, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Madame Sin (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A CIA agent is used as a pawn in an insane woman's plan to steal a Polaris submarine.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, kidnapping, chases and races, state affairs, espionage, rivalry, crimes, escapades, adventure, special agents, heroes, undercover ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Masquerade (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The British send an American and a war hero to kidnap and hide an oil-country prince.
Style: humorous, suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: secret agents, captivity, political conspiracy, disorder, satire, kidnapping, undercover, adventure, confined, crimes, espionage, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: middle east, england, europe, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sands of the Kalahari (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A diverse group of individuals struggle to survive in the Kalahari desert after their passenger plane crashes.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, desert, baboon, dangerous animal, rivalry, deadly, danger, wilderness, forces of nature, uninhibited rivalry, human nature, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Gold of the Amazon Women (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An adventurer searches for the fabled Golden Cities of El Dorado and allies himself with a tribe of Amazon women against a murderous villain who is also after the treasure.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, sexy, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: treasure, danger, inventions and discoveries, disorder, jungle, imaginary kingdom, fish out of water, desert, treasure hunt, island, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: new york, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Sahara (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: desert, sheik, danger, dishonesty, confined, crimes, heroes, adventure, chases and races, escapades, rivalry, kidnapping ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Fists of Righteous Harmony (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of centuries-old crime fighters known as the FISTS become modern day motorcycle riding superheroes by using spectecular ninja techniques to battle the forces of evil. The Dark Monk (their arch nemesis) has resurfaced from the criminal ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, manhunt, undercover, adventure, government agency, danger, one man army, master criminal, vigilantism, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: china, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Jackals (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: South Africa
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bandits target a gold miner and his granddaughter in 19th century South Africa. Robert Gunnar is the bandit with a heart of gold, who is after Price's cache of gold, but falls in love with Diana Ivarson, who has hair of gold (bleach).
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, gangsters, crimes, escapades, heist, terrorism, wilderness, gang, danger, adventurer, heroes, ghost town ...
Time: 60s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Biggest Bundle of Them All (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A kidnapped mobster (Vittorio De Sica) persuades his captors to help him rob platinum ingots from a train.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, gangsters, heist, train robbery, confined, goofy hero, gang, criminal heroes, master criminal, rescue, betrayal, chases and races ...
Time: 60s
Place: italy, europe, naples italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
99 and 44/100% Dead (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Uncle Frank Kelly calls on Harry Crown to help him in a gang war. The war becomes personal when Harry's new girlfriend is kidnapped by Uncle Frank's enemy, Big Eddie.
Style: rough, humorous, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: car chase, hitman, kidnapping, gangsters, chase, gang, danger, golden years, psychopath, godparent, rivalry, crime ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Dadnapped (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Melissa has a bad case of sibling rivalry, only her competition is a fictional character in her father's best-selling novel about a teenage super spy. When her father is "dadnapped" by a group of overzealous fans, it's up to ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: family, rescue, parents and children, adventure, danger, lifestyle, family relations, kidnapping, siblings relations, crimes, young heroes, teenage girl ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Famous Five 2 (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Family
Country: Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: For their bicycle tour to Catmoor, the friends Julian, Dick and Anne, their cousin Georgina, called George, and her dog Timmy have long looked forward to. But the camping holiday in the countryside ends with the kidnapping of Dick, confuse the two ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, friends, young heroes, investigation, danger, heroes, youth, escapades, family, crimes, best friends, kidnapping ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Treasure Guards (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a dig in the remote Jordanian desert, maverick archaeologist Victoria Carter (Anna Friel) discovers an ancient scroll buried in the ruins of an old temple. It is encrypted with the location of the long lost Seal of Solomon, which, according to ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: desert, adventure, adventurer, treasure hunt, heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, legends and myths, chases and races, archaeologist, archeological dig ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Countdown (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Terror from within by Yury Felshtinsky and Alexander Litvinenko, representing them as parts of the plan masterminded and sponsored by exiled tycoon Pokrovsky (obvious hint at Boris Berezovsky in real life) and aimed to discredit Russian security ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: terrorism, deadly, hostage, undercover, heroic mission, adventure, danger, rivalry, crimes, save the world, hostages, murder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: rome italy, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Switch (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Romance, Thriller
Country: China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In search of an ancient Chinese scroll, a Chinese agent battles against Japanese Yakuzas and British mercenaries.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, heroic mission, undercover, secret agents, secret identity, escapades, law enforcement, danger, gangsters, chase, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Wrecking Crew (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When Count Contini attempts to destroy the world's economy by masterminding the theft of $1 billion in U.S. gold, ICE chief MacDonald summons secret agent Matt Helm to stop him.
Style: realistic, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, master villain, crimes, adventure, race against time, one man army, undercover, dishonesty, escapades, danger, master criminal ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: copenhagen denmark, copenhagen, scandinavia, denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Spy with My Face (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Napoleon Solo is captured by Thrush and replaced with a double.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: secret agents, espionage, heroes, spy, undercover, escapades, danger, kidnapping, confined, adventure, rivalry, master villain ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Zatoichi and the Fugitives (1968)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Zatoichi runs afoul of some evil fugitives, working for a corrupt law official.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: katana, snake, rescue, heroes, manipulations, rivalry, fugitives, danger, manipulation, graphic violence, vengeance, village ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Pirates of the 20th Century (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Soviet cargo ship carrying medical opium gets attacked by pirates of an unknown nationality. The crew is left to die on a sinking ship but they manage to escape and now must fight the pirates for survival.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric
Plot: adventure, ship, pirate, ocean or sea, survival, ocean, escapades, danger, confined, rivalry, hijacking, martial arts ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
King of Africa (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A British colonial policeman in Africa, circa 1900, pursues a band of escaped killers across territory so wild, it lies just "one step to hell."
Style: rough, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, gang, manhunt, on the run, adventure, crimes, captivity, hostages, crime, confined, rescue, chase ...
Time: 60s, 1900s
Place: africa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Zatoichi's Flashing Sword (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Blind masseur Zatoichi is nursed back to health by a young woman after he is shot by a gang member. Zatoichi, who had come to the village to repay a debt, now feels further indebted. He commits himself to use his amazing sword skills to help the ...
Style: stylized, rough, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: samurai, heroes, escapades, rivalry, deadly, assassination attempt, crimes, adventure, gangsters, master warrior, confined, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Flipper's New Adventure (1964)
Genre: Family, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: While widowed Porter Ricks is away at school learning to be a park ranger, his teen-aged son, Sandy, under adult supervision from a neighbor, remains at the family home in the Florida Keys with his pet dolphin, Flipper. While Po (as Porter is called ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: island, beach, dolphins, social differences, friendship, ocean, ocean or sea, animal life, captivity, family in danger, isolation, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: bahamas, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Coast of Skeletons (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former district officer is assigned to work on a team of diamond prospectors, who are busy double crossing each other until they are blown up having found bullion.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, investigation, escapades, danger, adventure, cons and scams, private detective, crimes, dishonesty, prospector, love triangle, diamonds ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Survival Quest (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature, but basically to have a good time. However, a paramilitary group has chosen the same time to go camping. When one of the soldiers thinks their boss ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, survival, mountain, adventure, murder, rivalry, danger, deadly, hostage, hostages, treasure hunt, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Modesty Blaise (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Modesty Blaise, a secret agent whose hair color, hair style, and mod clothing change at a snap of her fingers is being used by the British government as a decoy in an effort to thwart a diamond heist. She is being set up by the feds but is wise to ...
Style: stylized, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, island, spy, vengeance, crimes, criminal heroes, master villain, crime, battles, false accusation, treasure hunt, working undercover ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: middle east, amsterdam, england, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
An Eye for an Eye (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sean Kane is forced to resign from the San Francisco Police Department's Narcotics Division when he goes berserk after his partner is murdered. He decides to fight alone and follows a trail of drug traffickers into unexpected high places.
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: undercover, vengeance, chase, martial arts, vigilantism, danger, police, fighting crime, drug dealing, chases and races, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
Place: san francisco, california, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Active Stealth (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Crime, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After Captain Murphy lost some of his men on his last mission to Mexico to bring back a US Senator, he has been plagued with unhappiness and bad dreams. When Murphy is given orders to go back to Mexico to help Mexican people slaving for Salvatore, a ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aircraft carrier, pilot, navy, drug lord, crimes, soldier, hostages, save the day, heroes, war, chases and races, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%