Movies like Railroad Tigers 2016

A railroad worker in China in 1941 leads a team of freedom fighters against the Japanese in order to get food for the poor.

If you already watched and love Railroad Tigers, you will love these. Below is the list of movies similar to Railroad Tigers.

1 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

2 Skiptrace 2016

A detective from Hong Kong teams up with an American gambler to battle against a notorious Chinese criminal.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Renny Harlin

Writers:

Jay Longino (story), Jay Longino (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

China, Hong Kong, United States of America
5.7

3 Cook Up A Storm 2017

A Cantonese street cook and his chief rival, a French-trained Michelin-starred chef, discover they have a lot in common as they prepare for a world-famous culinary competition. An international culinary competition becomes a battleground between rival cooks, one famous for his Cantonese street food and the other a Michelin-starred chef trained in France. But their rivalry takes an unexpected turn when they discover a common foe and combine their skills in a fusion of East and West.

Genres:

Drama, Comedy

Director:

Wai-Man Yip

Writers:

Jingling Li, Yi Liu | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Hong Kong, China
6.4

4 Wolf Warrior 2 2017

China's deadliest special forces operative settles into a quiet life on the sea. When sadistic mercenaries begin targeting nearby civilians, he must leave his newfound peace behind and return to his duties as a soldier and protector.

Genres:

War, Action, Drama

Director:

Jing Wu

Writers:

Qun Dong, Yan Gao | 2 more credits »

Country:

China
6

5 Psychokinesis 2018

An ordinary guy suddenly finds he has superpowers he can use to help his spirited daughter and the people around them, but he also runs into trouble in the process.

Genres:

Fantasy, Action

Director:

Sang-ho Yeon

Writer:

Sang-ho Yeon

Country:

South Korea
5.9

6 The Villainess 2017

A young girl is raised as a killer in the Yanbian province of China. She hides her identity and travels to South Korea where she hopes to lead a quiet life but becomes involved with two mysterious men.

Genres:

Drama, Action

Director:

Byung-gil Jung

Country:

South Korea
6.7

7 Call Of Heroes 2016

During the warlords era in China, a village located in rural area called Pucheng fell into dangerous situation when its government allocated all its military force to the front line, the cruel commandant Cao from the enemy troops arrived the village and killed the innocent, the guardians of Pucheng were desperate to fight against Cao for justice and to protect their homeland.

Genres:

Adventure, Action

Director:

Benny Chan

Countries:

China, Hong Kong
6.4

8 Kung Fu Yoga 2017

Two professors team up to locate a lost treasure and embark on an adventure that takes them from a Tibetan ice cave to Dubai, and to a mountain temple in India.

Genres:

Mystery, Action, Adventure, Comedy

Director:

Stanley Tong

Writer:

Stanley Tong

Country:

China
5.2

9 Chasing The Dragon 2017

An illegal immigrant from Mainland China sneaks into the corrupt British-colonized Hong Kong in 1963, transforming himself into a ruthless drug lord.

Genres:

Action, Crime, History

Directors:

Jason Kwan, Jing Wong | 1 more credit »

Writers:

Jing Wong, Koon-Nam Lui (screenplay) (co-writer) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Hong Kong, China
6.8

10 Blade Of The Immortal 2017

Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her parents, who were killed by a group of master swordsmen led by ruthless warrior Anotsu. The mission will change Manji in ways he could never imagine.

Genres:

Action, Drama

Director:

Takashi Miike

Writers:

Hiroaki Samura (manga), Tetsuya Oishi (screenplay)

Countries:

Japan, South Korea, United Kingdom
6.8

11 God Of War 2017

During the 16th century, pirates rule the Chinese coastline, pillaging the small villages and terrorizing the citizens. When maverick leader Commander Yu enlists the help of a sharp young general, they devise a plan to defeat the pirates. A violent clash of wit and weapons will decide who will rule the land.

Genres:

Action, History

Director:

Gordon Chan

Country:

China
6.4

12 Kung Fu Jungle 2014

A martial arts instructor working at a police academy gets imprisoned after killing a man by accident. But when a vicious killer starts targeting martial arts masters, the instructor offers to help the police in return for his freedom.

Genres:

Crime, Action, Thriller

Director:

Teddy Chan

Writers:

Teddy Chan (original story), Ho Leung Lau (original story) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

Hong Kong, China
6.5

13 Rise Of The Legend 2014

In 1868 during the late Qing Dynasty, rampant corruption on the Imperial Court inflicts much suffering in people's lives. For years, the Black Tiger’s fearsome boss Lei Gong has been trying to get rid of the leader of the Northern Sea. One of his latest recruits is Fei, a fearless fighter who takes the Northern Sea leader’s head after a fierce fight. Just as Lei Gong believes he has total control of the port, a new gang called the Orphans rises in power. Led by Fei’s childhood friend Huo, the Orphans are out to eliminate all the criminal power from the port…

Genres:

Action, Drama

Director:

Roy Hin Yeung Chow

Writer:

Chi-long To

Countries:

China, Hong Kong
6.5

14 Journey To The West: The Demons Strike Back 2017

Tang Monk brings three disciples on a journey to the West. On the outside, everything seems harmonious. However, tension is present beneath the surface, and their hearts and minds are not in agreement. After a series of demon-capturing events, the monk and his disciples gain mutual understanding of each others' hardships and unease. Finally, they resolve their inner conflict and work together to become an all-conquering, demon-exorcising team.

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy, Action

Director:

Hark Tsui

Writers:

Stephen Chow, Si-Cheun Lee (screenwriter) | 1 more credit »

Country:

China
5.4

15 The Age Of Shadows 2016

Set in the late 1920s, The Age of Shadows follows the cat-and-mouse game that unfolds between a group of resistance fighters trying to bring in explosives from Shanghai to destroy key Japanese facilities in Seoul, and Japanese agents trying to stop them.

Genres:

Action, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Jee-woon Kim

Country:

South Korea
7.1

16 Monster Hunt 2015

Young monster kids try to make peace between the world of humans and the world of the monsters.

Genres:

Comedy, Fantasy, Adventure

Director:

Raman Hui

Writers:

Alan Yuen (screenplay), Alan Yuen (story)

Countries:

China, Hong Kong
6.1

17 The Adventurers 2017

The world's top thieves join forces to pull off the heist of a lifetime. But when they find themselves pursued across Europe by a legendary French detective, they'll have to take their game to the next level.

Genres:

Action, Drama, Crime, Adventure

Director:

Stephen Fung

Countries:

China, Czech Republic, Hong Kong
5.6

18 Shock Wave 2017

When a terrorist who specializes in explosives takes hold of an underground tunnel, he threatens to kill hostages if his demands are not met.

Genres:

Action, Crime

Director:

Herman Yau

Writers:

Erica Li (as Erica Lee), Herman Yau

Countries:

China, Hong Kong
6.3

19 This Is Not What I Expected 2017

Lu Jin is a handsome, wealthy hotel executive whose drive for perfection is matched only by his taste for fine cuisine. When he checks into the Rosebud, he's dissatisfied with everything he sees and is ready to take action... until flamboyant female sous chef Gu Shengnan creates the perfectionist what may be a perfect meal. Now, these bitter rivals find themselves brought together in the kitchen in this light-hearted romantic comedy, infused with fun and flavors to create a delicious dish that foodies around the world wouldn't dare to miss.

Genres:

Comedy, Romance

Director:

Derek Hui

Country:

China
6.7

20 Only For One Night 2016

A married womans husband with a perfect life cheats with her sister with extreme consequences befalling them all.

Genre:

Thriller

Director:

Chris Stokes

Country:

United States of America
4.4

21 The Mermaid 2016

Adrian, a young gay guy living in Taipei, falls in love with West, but West is not interested in a real relationship. Adrian, to see him again, begins to pretend that he is pregnant with West's baby. West is startled by Adrian's craziness and they start playing this game until Adrian discovers... He is pregnant for real !

Director:

Aurelien Jegou

22 The Admiral: Roaring Currents 2014

The film mainly follows the famous 1597 Battle of Myeongryang during the Japanese invasion of Korea (1592-1598), where the iconic Joseon admiral Yi Sun-sin managed to destroy a total of 133 Japanese warships with only 13 ships remaining in his command. The battle, which took place in the Myeongryang Strait off the southwest coast of the Korean Peninsula, is considered one of the greatest victories of Yi.

Genres:

War, Action, Drama, History

Director:

Han-min Kim

Country:

South Korea
7.1

23 We Are X 2016

As glam rock's most flamboyant survivors, X Japan ignited a musical revolution in Japan during the late '80s with their melodic metal. Twenty years after their tragic dissolution, X Japan’s leader, Yoshiki, battles with physical and spiritual demons alongside prejudices of the West to bring their music to the world.

Genres:

Music, Documentary

Director:

Stephen Kijak

Countries:

United Kingdom, Japan
7.6