Rickshaw movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rickshaw movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, melancholic, enigmatic, dramatic and stylized films and TV shows about / with rickshaw, culture clash, mentor, dialogue, storytelling, death, runaway, betrayal, brutality and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Romance and Action genres shot in USA, Hong Kong, UK and other countries.
rickshaw movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as rickshaw: The Chinese Connection (1972), Virgin Snow (2007), Dhoop (2003), The Grandmaster (2013), Triangular Duel (1972), Rambu (1986), Love's Lone Flower (2005), Be.Angeled (2001), Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004), Take This Waltz (2011).

List of rickshaw movies

The Chinese Connection (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Chen Zhen returns to the international compound of China only to learn of his beloved teacher's death. This is compounded by the continual racist harassment by the Japanese population in the area. Unlike his friends, he confronts it head on ...
Style: stylized, realistic, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, murder, tragic hero, vengeance, kung fu, redemption, brutality, revenge, hanging, racism, honor, nunchaku ...
Time: 1910s, 70s, 20th century
Place: japan, china, asia, shanghai, hong kong ...
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Virgin Snow (2007)
Genre: Romance
Country: Japan, South Korea
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Min is a Korean boy moves to Japan with his father who is a potter. One day at a local shrine, he meets Nanae, a beautiful Japanese girl with stunning eyes who is aspiring to be a painter. Min falls in love at first sight and finds out that Nanae ...
Style: realistic, touching, serious, emotional
Audience: date night
Plot: couples, love affair, young lovers, lifestyle, lovers apart, unfulfilled love, unfulfillment, interracial relations, parents separation, romance, fall in love, love and romance ...
Place: asia, japan
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Dhoop (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: India
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Right from Peon to Principal, and from the most lowly menial staff to the office of the Prime Minister, modern secular India is embedded in corruption by officials who brag that even if Mahatma Gandhi were to approach them to grant access to his ...
Plot: rickshaw, killed in action, corruption, corrupt official, librarian, loss of son, threat, bribe, grief, military, soldier, professor ...
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The Grandmaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip ...
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, exciting, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, loss of daughter, starvation, kung fu master, fist fighting, instructor, rainy, heir heiress, rivalry, heroes, opponent ...
Time: 30s, 50s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong, japan, tokyo
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Triangular Duel (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Kon Loong, a rickshaw boy, learns kung-fu from master Auyang Tin-Kin, for three years of practice. Kon Loong is recognized as the best among all the students. One day, when the master is out for a journey, another fighting association sends a ...
Plot: karate, kung fu, judo, gymnasium, kung fu master, rickshaw, martial arts school, revenge, rivalry
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Rambu (1986)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Indonesia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: They've beaten and tortured him. They've raped and killed his woman. But they've made one big mistake. They didn't kill him. Alex Trambuan, known to his friends as Rambu, is a lone vigilante and former police officer who takes ...
Plot: arrest, manhunt, vigilante, silencer, martial arts, one man army, strip club, warrior, pistol, machine gun, water, jeep ...
Place: indonesia
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Love's Lone Flower (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A woman's lesbian feeling towards two different female singers - one in Shanghai during late 1940s and another in Taiwan during late 1950s.
Plot: ship, jealousy, concert, chinese, love triangle, nightclub, shot to death, drug abuse, ex convict, bisexual, hostess, pageant ...
Time: 1940s, 1950s
Place: shanghai
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Be.Angeled (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A movie about some people one the love parade 2000.
Plot: drug trip, hospital, rickshaw, dance club, subway station, subway, drugs, violence, train, car accident, driving, pregnancy ...
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Aayitha Ezhuthu (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Three men and their accidental meeting on a bridge will change their lives forever.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: domestic violence, love, idealist, small time, haunted by the past, life sentence, death sentence, life turned upside down, politics, teenager fighting adult, election, train ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: india
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Take This Waltz (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, Spain, Japan
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Twenty-eight-year-old Margot is happily married to Lou, a good-natured cookbook author. But when Margot meets Daniel, a handsome artist who lives across the street, their mutual attraction is undeniable.
Style: talky, touching, psychological, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: infidelity, adultery, artist, love triangle, husband wife estrangement, sex talk, romance, marital problem, unfulfillment, crumbling marriage, love and romance, fall in love ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, new jersey
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The Legend of the 7 Golden Vampires (1974)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: UK, Hong Kong
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Professor Van Helsing had been asked to help against the tyranny of skeletal creatures that are responsible for terror and death amongst the peasants in rural China. He is the only person qualified to deal with the cause of these phenomena, for the ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, offbeat
Plot: vampire, martial arts, vampire hunter, dracula, heroes, gory, obsessive quest, deadly, siblings relations, adventure, deadly creature, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, edwardian era, 1900s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, hong kong
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Shadow Magic (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China, Germany, Taiwan, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Beijing, 1902: an enterprising young portrait photographer named Liu Jinglun, keen on new technology, befriends a newly-arrived Englishman who's brought projector, camera, and Lumière-brothers' shorts to open the Shadow Magic theater. ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, light, fairy tale ...
Plot: friendship, culture clash, romance, coming of age, lifestyle, family relations, cooking and food, friends, love and romance, immigrants, parents and children, unfulfillment ...
Time: 90s, turn of the century, 20th century, 1890s, 19th century ...
Place: china, asia, australia, california
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The Youth of the Land (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Michael , Arjun and Lallan are three young men in Kolkata , with different ideals and objectives . Michael is an idealistic youth leader who dreams of a better India being created by the youth power . Arjun is a self-centered , opportunistic , ...
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, realistic, epic
Plot: fall in love, love and romance, parents and children, rise to the top, state affairs, siblings relations, freak, injustice, idealism, hopes, curses spells and rituals, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: india, asia
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Bethune: The Making of a Hero (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Canada, China, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: True story of Norman Bethune, a medical doctor who fought for justice in China during Mao's rise to power.
Style: captivating, tense, uplifting, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: military, armored car, fascism, evacuation, chinese, politics, political unrest, heroes, power relations, state affairs, against the rules, hopes ...
Time: 20s, 30s, pre world war two, 1930s, 1920s
Place: china, spain, asia, russia, montreal quebec
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Amal (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Autorickshaw driver Amal is content with the small, but vital, role he serves - driving customers around New Delhi as quickly and safely as possible. But his sense of duty is tested by an eccentric, aging billionaire, who, moved by Amal's ...
Style: touching, serious, sincere, realistic
Plot: idealism, taxi driver, inheritance, urban, society, generosity, working class, hopes, down on your luck, city life, life is a bitch, change of luck ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new delhi, india, asia
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Aftershock (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: China
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Based on the Tangshan Earthquake in 1976 that took the lives of 240,000 people.
Style: sincere, serious, emotional, psychological, factual ...
Plot: adoption, parents and children, haunted by the past, moral dilemma, family reunited, redemption, family in crisis, earthquake, family tragedy, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, presumed dead, twins ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 80s, 70s ...
Place: china, asia, canada
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Born to Defense (1986)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Jet, a young soldier at the end of the second world war must overcome some abusive Americans who are bullying him as well as the Chinese people.
Style: rough, disturbing, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, prostitute, martial arts, vengeance, culture clash, homecoming, tough heroes, battles, government agency, military, soldier, rivalry ...
Place: china, asia, hong kong
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The Year of Living Dangerously (1982)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Australian journalist Guy Hamilton travels to Indonesia to cover civil strife in 1965. There, on the eve of an attempted coup, he befriends a Chinese Australian photographer with a deep connection to and vast knowledge of the Indonesian people and ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: journalism, dwarf, embassy, politics, revolution, romance, civil war, chaos and mayhem, unfulfillment, love and romance, society, love affair ...
Time: 1960s, 20th century, 60s, year 1965
Place: indonesia, asia, australia, southeast asia
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Cyclo (1995)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Vietnam, France, Hong Kong
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Follows a young cyclo (bicycle cab) driver on his poverty-driven descent into criminality in modern-day Ho Chi Minh City. The boy's struggles to scratch out a living for his two sisters and grandfather in the mean streets of the city lead to ...
Style: stylized, disturbing, bleak, rough, realistic ...
Plot: taxi driver, coming of age, poet, pimp, gang, gangsters, crime, urban, innocence lost, downfall, youth, life is a bitch ...
Time: 90s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, hong kong
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The Puppetmaster (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In the first half of this century, young Li Tienlu joins a travelling puppet theatre and subsequently makes a career as one of Taiwan's leading puppeteers.
Style: thought provoking, serious, sincere, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: puppeteer, puppet, anti war, human spirit, wartime life, politics, performer's life, war, village, father daughter relationship, storytelling, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 40s, 30s ...
Place: taiwan, taipei
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Once Upon a Time in China III (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, History
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Master Wong and his disciples enroll in the 'Dancing Lion Competition' to stop an assassination plot and to battle an arrogant, deceitful opponent.
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, serious, comic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, kung fu, culture clash, kung fu master, assassination, contests and competitions, escapades, master villain, heroic mission, battles, righting the wronged, good versus evil ...
Place: china, hong kong, japan, tokyo
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The White Countess (2005)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Germany, China, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The last movie from the team of Ismail Merchant, James Ivory, and Kazuo Ishiguro. Set in 1930s Shanghai, "The White Countess" is both Sofia (Natasha Richardson), a fallen member of the Russian aristocracy, and a nightclub created by a ...
Style: touching, realistic, sincere, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: friendship, romance, dishonesty, politics, couples, rebelliousness, siblings relations, couple relations, nosy, love and romance, fall in love, unlikely couple ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s, pre world war two, year 1937
Place: china, asia, hong kong, macau, shanghai ...
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The Red Violin (1998)
Genre: Drama, Music, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, Italy, USA, UK, Austria
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Spans 300 years in the life of one famed musical instrument that winds up in present-day Montreal on the auction block. Crafted by the Italian master Bussotti (Cecchi) in 1681, the red violin derives its unusual color from the human blood mixed into ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, touching, emotional, enigmatic ...
Plot: monk, musician, monastery, auction, violin, romance, collector, obsessive quest, obsession, classical music, husband wife relationship, orphan ...
Time: 18th century
Place: beijing china, shanghai, oxford university, montreal, vienna
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Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Up the Himalayas... Up the Yang-tze... Up in a balloon... Up-stage with a stripper... Up-town in Hong Kong... You can't keep a great adventurer down
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Plot: on the run, danger, disorder, goofy hero, adventure, dull life, on the road, escapades, crimes, love and romance, assassination attempt, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, hong kong, nepal, himalaya, india
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Three Seasons (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: Vietnam, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Three Seasons wants to show individuals triumphing over adversities, recovering from traumas, looking forward to better times, as well as nostalgia for those better days before American and French and other invasions, material and ideological. It is ...
Style: touching, sentimental, captivating, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: prostitute, poetry, leprosy, song, culture clash, poet, anti capitalism, society, human nature, urban, love and romance, writer's life ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, new jersey
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The Twilight Samurai (2002)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Seibei Iguchi leads a difficult life as a low ranking samurai at the turn of the nineteenth century. A widower with a meager income, Seibei struggles to take care of his two daughters and senile mother. New prospects seem to open up when the ...
Style: tense, realistic, atmospheric, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: samurai, poverty, duel, sword fight, childhood sweetheart, widower, friendship, selflessness, glory, reluctant, heroes, couples ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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Street Fighter: The Legend of Chun-Li (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: Canada, India, USA, Japan, Thailand
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a teenager, Chun-Li witnesses the kidnapping of her father by wealthy crime lord M. Bison. When she grows up, she goes into a quest for vengeance and becomes the famous crime-fighter of the Street Fighter universe.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, revenge, danger, street fighter, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior, heroic mission, escapades, save the day, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: asia, thailand, hong kong, bangkok thailand
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Shanghai Surprise (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Glendon Wasey is a fortune hunter looking for a fast track out of China. Gloria Tatlock is a missionary nurse seeking the curing powers of opium for her patients. Fate sets them on a hectic, exotic, and even romantic quest for stolen drugs. But they ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, road movie, romantic ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, partners, drug dealing, unlikely partners, romance, cons and scams, dishonesty, foot chase, opium, american abroad, happy ending ...
Time: 80s, year 1937
Place: china, asia, shanghai, shanghai china, argentina
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The Road to Hong Kong (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bob Hope and Bing Crosby return as con men Chester Babcock and Harry Turner, in the last of their road movies. When Chester accidentally memorizes and destroys the only copy of a secret Russian formula for a new and improved rocket fuel, they are ...
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, fish out of water, memory loss, heroes, buddies, partners, disorder, dishonesty, on the road, mistaken identity, race against time, danger ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, tibet, asia, india
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The Quiet American (2002)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: UK, Germany, USA, Vietnam, Australia, France, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A stylish political thriller where love and war collide in Southeast Asia. Set in early 1950s Vietnam, a young American becomes entangled in a dangerous love triangle when he falls for the beautiful mistress of a British journalist. As war is waged ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, serious, talky, intense ...
Plot: cia, politics, journalism, communism, love triangle, war, war crime, political unrest, state affairs, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: vietnam, asia, saigon, southeast asia, hong kong ...
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