Movies like Birth Of The Dragon 2016

Set against the backdrop of San Francisco’s Chinatown, this cross-cultural biopic chronicles Bruce Lee’s emergence as a martial-arts superstar after his legendary secret showdown with fellow martial artist Wong Jack Man.

If you already watched and love Birth Of The Dragon, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Birth Of The Dragon.

1 The Hitman's Bodyguard 2017

The world top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Patrick Hughes

Writer:

Tom O'Connor

Countries:

Bulgaria, Hong Kong, Netherlands, United States of America
6.9

2 The Foreigner 2017

Quan is a humble London businessman whose long-buried past erupts in a revenge-fueled vendetta when the only person left for him to love – his teenage daughter – dies in a senseless act of politically-motivated terrorism. His relentless search to find the terrorists leads to a cat-and-mouse conflict with a British government official whose own past may hold the clues to the identities of the elusive killers.

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Martin Campbell

Writers:

David Marconi (screenplay by), Stephen Leather (based on the novel "The Chinaman" by)

Countries:

China, United Kingdom, United States of America
7

3 Bright 2017

In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Fantasy

Director:

David Ayer

Writer:

Max Landis

Country:

United States of America
6.3

4 American Made 2017

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Comedy

Director:

Doug Liman

Writer:

Gary Spinelli

Countries:

Colombia, Japan, United States of America
7.1

5 Shot Caller 2017

A newly-released prison gangster is forced by the leaders of his gang to orchestrate a major crime with a brutal rival gang on the streets of Southern California.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Ric Roman Waugh

Writer:

Ric Roman Waugh

Country:

United States of America
7.3

6 Bomb City 2017

A crime-drama, about the cultural aversion of a group of punk rockers in a conservative Texas town. Their ongoing battle with a rival, more-affluent clique leads to a controversial hate crime that questions the morality of American justice.

Genres:

Drama, Crime

Director:

Jameson Brooks (as Jamie Brooks)

Writers:

Jameson Brooks (as Jamie Brooks), Sheldon Chick

Country:

United States of America
6.8

7 Detroit 2017

A police raid in Detroit in 1967 results in one of the largest citizens' uprisings in the history of the United States.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller, History

Director:

Kathryn Bigelow

Writer:

Mark Boal

Country:

United States of America
7.3

8 American Assassin 2017

Following the murder of his fiancée, Mitch Rapp trains under the instruction of Cold War veteran Stan Hurley. The pair then is enlisted to investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets.

Genres:

Action, Thriller

Director:

Michael Cuesta

Writers:

Stephen Schiff (screenplay by), Michael Finch (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

Hong Kong, United States of America
6.2

9 Death Wish 2018

A mild-mannered father is transformed into a killing machine after his family is torn apart by a violent act.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Eli Roth

Writers:

Joe Carnahan (screenplay by), Brian Garfield (from the novel by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.4

10 12 Strong 2018

A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.

Genres:

Drama, Action, History, War

Director:

Nicolai Fuglsig

Country:

United States of America
6.5

11 All Eyez On Me 2017

All Eyez on Me chronicles the life and legacy of Tupac Shakur, including his rise to superstardom as a hip-hop artist, actor, poet and activist, as well as his imprisonment and prolific, controversial time at Death Row Records. Against insurmountable odds, Tupac rose to become a cultural icon whose career and persona both continue to grow long after his passing.

Genres:

Drama, Music

Director:

Benny Boom

Country:

United States of America
5.8

12 The Outsider 2018

A former American G.I. joins a yakuza family after his release from prison in post-World War II Osaka.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Mystery

Director:

Martin Zandvliet

Writer:

Andrew Baldwin

Country:

United States of America
6.3

13 The Wall 2017

An American sniper and his spotter engage in a deadly cat-and-mouse game with an Iraqi sniper.

Genres:

Thriller, War, Drama

Director:

Doug Liman

Writer:

Dwain Worrell

Country:

United States of America
6.2

14 Once Upon A Time In Venice 2017

Steve Ford is a private detective in Venice Beach, Calif., who's good with the ladies, bad with the punches and wild about his dog Buddy. When local thugs steal Buddy, Ford turns to Spyder, their devious leader, and forges an unlikely alliance. With help from his best friend, Steve pulls out the big guns to retrieve Spyder's stolen cash and cocaine and save Buddy.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Mark Cullen

Country:

United States of America
5.3

15 Only The Brave 2017

Members of the Granite Mountain Hotshots battle deadly wildfires to save an Arizona town.

Genres:

Drama, Action

Director:

Joseph Kosinski

Writers:

Sean Flynn (based on the GQ article "No Exit" by), Ken Nolan | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.6

16 Den Of Thieves 2018

A gritty crime saga which follows the lives of an elite unit of the LA County Sheriff's Dept. and the state's most successful bank robbery crew as the outlaws plan a seemingly impossible heist on the Federal Reserve Bank.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Christian Gudegast

Writers:

Christian Gudegast (screenplay by), Christian Gudegast (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7

17 Acts Of Vengeance 2017

A fast-talking lawyer transforms his body and takes a vow of silence, not to be broken until he finds out who killed his wife and daughter and has his revenge.

Genres:

Thriller, Action, Drama

Director:

Isaac Florentine

Writer:

Matt Venne

Countries:

United States of America, Bulgaria
5.7

18 First Kill 2017

A police chief tries to solve a kidnapping that involves a bank robber holding a young boy hostage.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Steven C. Miller

Writer:

Nick Gordon (screenplay by)

Country:

United States of America
5

19 The Pirates Of Somalia 2017

After an inspiring chance encounter with his idol, rookie journalist Jay Bahadur uproots his life and moves to Somalia looking for the story of a lifetime. Hooking up with a local fixer, he attempts to get embedded with the local Somali pirates, only to quickly find himself in over his head.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Bryan Buckley

Writers:

Bryan Buckley, Jay Bahadur (based on the book "The Pirates of Somalia: Inside Their Hidden World" by)

Country:

United States of America
6.8

20 The Promise 2016

Set during the last days of the Ottoman Empire, a love triangle develops between Mikael, a brilliant medical student, the beautiful and sophisticated artist Ana, and Chris, a renowned American journalist based in Paris.

Genres:

History, Romance, Drama

Director:

Terry George

Countries:

Spain, United States of America
5.9

21 Thumper 2017

In a town of low-income and fractured families, a group of teens are lured into working for a dangerous drug dealer. A new girl arrives who hides a dangerous secret that will impact everybody and change their lives forever.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Jordan Ross

Writer:

Jordan Ross

Country:

United States of America
5.8

22 Joshua: Teenager Vs. Superpower 2017

When the Chinese Communist Party backtracks on its promise of autonomy to Hong Kong, teenager Joshua Wong decides to save his city. Rallying thousands of kids to skip school and occupy the streets, Joshua becomes an unlikely leader in Hong Kong and one of China’s most notorious dissidents.

Genre:

Documentary

Director:

Joe Piscatella
7.1

23 Dirt 2018

In search of a lifeline for his struggling off road racing team, a man takes on a young car thief looking for a second chance, but as their worlds collide, they must struggle to forge a successful alliance.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Alex Ranarivelo

Writer:

John Ducey
6.2

24 Renegades 2017

In the midst of the Balkan wars, a squad of Navy SEALs attempts to unravel a long-forgotten mystery after discovering an enormous treasure trove hidden at the bottom of a lake in Serbia.

Genres:

Thriller, Action

Director:

Steven Quale

Countries:

Germany, Belgium, France, United States of America
5.4