Movies like Captain America

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Captain America (1990)
 3.2
 10K
Captain America (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: During World War II, a brave, patriotic American Soldier undergoes experiments to become a new supersoldier, "Captain America." Racing to Germany to sabotage the rockets of Nazi baddie "Red Skull", Captain America winds up frozen until the 1990s. He reawakens to find that the Red Skull has changed identities and is now planning to kidnap the President of the United States.
Style: serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, captain, crimes, heroes, superhuman powers, good versus evil, danger, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, undercover, martial arts, terrorist, parkour, nazi, warrior, abduction, kidnapping, american soldier, terrorism, white house, rat, villain, super strength, chase ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1943, year 1993, 1940s, 1990s, 1930s
Place: italy, california, washington d.c., rome italy, alaska

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Most similar movies to Captain America

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, stylized and serious films with plots about superhero, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, escapades, adventure and explosion mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Captain America: X-Men (2000), Green Lantern (2011), Ant-Man (2015), Hulk (2003), The Avengers (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, semi serious, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, superhuman powers, heroism, courage, one man army, soldier, army, heroic mission, good versus evil, transformation, patriotism ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: usa, new york, alps, big ben london, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 543K
X-Men (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mutants, Rogue and Wolverine, come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team, the X-Men, must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, comic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural, heroes, rescue, danger, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, near future, 1940s, 2000s ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, u.s. capitol building, canada, mississippi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman ...
Style: comic, exciting, suspense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, good versus evil, justice, superhero, save the world, dark hero, batman, heroes, flying man, fight to the death, death, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1981, year 1918
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c., tijuana mexico, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 254K
Green Lantern (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, comic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, alien, transformation, supernatural ability, secret identity, mad scientist, chosen one, one man army, father son relationship, protector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993, year 1991, 1990s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 515K
Ant-Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, shrinking, miniaturization, ant, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, technology, father daughter relationship, chase, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989, 2010s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, soldier, mission, gadget, explosion, deception, disguise, political thriller, shield, super soldier, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.6
 242K
Hulk (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Bruce Banner, a genetics researcher with a tragic past, suffers massive radiation exposure in his laboratory that causes him to transform into a raging green monster when he gets angry.
Style: intense, exciting, serious, stylized, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, chase, adventure, experiment gone awry, mutant, mad scientist, transformation, anger, military, genetics, dark hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1960s, 2000s
Place: california, san francisco, central america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 1.2M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the world, monster, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, costumed hero, alien invasion, teamwork ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 670K
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press and the public to share his technology with the military. Unwilling to let go of his ...
Style: exciting, sexy, witty, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, secretary, undercover, rivalry, scientist, russian, revenge, spy, technology, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., new mexico, moscow russia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.2
 705K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.
Style: exciting, witty, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, hotshot hero, millionaire, gadget, explosion, good versus evil, scientist, deception, army, androids and robots, post traumatic stress ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, 20th century
Place: tennessee, usa, washington d.c., pakistan, malibu california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, man versus machine, master villain, save the world, good versus evil, superhero team, androids and robots, supernatural ability, imaginary, supervillain, super villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, oslo norway, africa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.3
 649K
Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, double life, good versus evil, experiment, master villain, transformation, fighting crime, super villain, danger, genetically altered, selflessness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Death of the Incredible Hulk (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During the critical experiment that would rid David Banner of the Hulk,a spy sabotages the laboratory. Banner falls in love with the spy, Jasmin, who performs missions only because her sister is being held hostage by Jasmin's superiors. Banner ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful, tragic ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, love interest, one man army, undercover, chases and races, fall in love, crimes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, laboratory, mutant ...
Time: 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, comic, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, experiment, mad scientist, genetic engineering, transformation, teenage superhero, fighting crime, love and romance, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 2K
Silver Hawk (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Michelle Yeoh plays Lulu Wong, a much-idolised rock star and philanthropist by day, and a super heroine, Silver Hawk, who fights injustice in skin-tight black leather outfit as her alter-ego. Richie Ren plays police detective Richman, who has an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, kidnapping, superheroine, undercover, crimes, daring rescue, fighting crime, battles, rivalry, imaginary, adventure ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Black Mask 2: City of Masks (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Black Mask must stop a group intent on setting off a DNA bomb that could cause mutations to the human race.
Style: stylized, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, mutation, wiretap, animal life, danger, secret identity, save the world, undercover, good versus evil, terrorism, chaos ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 654K
Man of Steel (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation ...
Style: comic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, adventure, save the world, secret identity, double life, family relations, alien invasion, flying man, destruction, reporter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, canada, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Nick Fury: Agent of Shield (1998)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Marvel's hard-boiled hero is brought back to fight the menace of Hydra after exiling himself in the Yukon since the end of the Cold War. The children of the former Hydra head, Baron Von Stucker, have taken charge of the terrorist organization. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, terrorism, fight, terrorist, escapades, heroic mission, danger, undercover, terrorist plot, supernatural power, back from the dead ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 92K
Superman II (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White House and partner with Lex Luthor to destroy Superman and rule the world. But Superman, who attempts to ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, niagara falls, good versus evil, megalomaniac, world domination, criminal, adventure, solitude, media circus, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, france, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.9
 879K
Iron Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.
Style: exciting, humorous, witty, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, technology, adventure, prodigy, heroes, good versus evil, terrorism, weapon system, millionaire, androids and robots, self sacrifice, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, middle east, afghanistan, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.1
 11K
Black Mask (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chui Chik tries to lead a quiet life as a librarian. However, he is really a former test subject for a highly secretive supersoldier project and the instructor of a special commando unit dubbed "701." The 701 squad is used for many ...
Style: stylized, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, secret identity, police, good versus evil, vengeance, escapades, heroes, chases and races, danger, drug dealing, laser ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 3.8
 39K
The Avengers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: British Ministry agent John Steed, under direction from "Mother", investigates a diabolical plot by arch-villain Sir August de Wynter to rule the world with his weather control machine. Steed investigates the beautiful Doctor Mrs. Emma ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, humorous, based on cult tv series, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, mad scientist, adventure, heroes, undercover, save the world, espionage, rivalry, disorder, danger, race against time, master villain ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: europe, england, big ben london, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come quickly enough. Peter has not forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, touching ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroes, superhuman powers, vigilantism, fighting crime, experiment, scientist, double life, save the day, protector, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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X-Men: First Class (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they were closest of friends, working together with other mutants ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, intense, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, supernatural power, teenage superhero, super villain, cia, superhuman, cold war, save the day, vengeance ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1944, year 1962 ...
Place: battleship, oxford university, usa, eastern europe, mine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 512K
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still ...
Style: sincere, exciting, serious, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night, family outing, date night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, super villain, scientist, double life, mad scientist, good versus evil, student, defamation, death, tentacle, doctor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 4.5
 2K
Generation X (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of young mutants--humans with a genetic variation that gives them superpowers and makes them feared by the population at large--begin training at a school for heroes. Their studies are interrupted when they must rescue one of their number ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mutant, school, rescue, teenager, imaginary, adventure, manipulations, teenage life, escapades, supernatural, superhuman powers ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face ...
Style: exciting, serious, comic, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, transformation, superhero, giant, scientist, on the run, adventure, destruction, military, monster versus monster, creature, mutant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, usa, virginia, rio de janeiro ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 2.8
 10K
Steel (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Justice. Safe streets. Payback. Metallurgist John Henry Irons (O'Neal) vows to claim them all when a renegade military reject (Judd Nelson) puts new superweapons in dangerous hands. Helped by an electronics wiz (Annabeth Gish) and an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, gang, military, soldier, secret identity, good versus evil, undercover, crimes, heroic mission, escapades, superhuman powers, heroes ...
Time: 1990s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.8
 293
Atomic Rulers (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Super criminals are planning to infiltrate Earth with mass nuclear destruction! Only Starman can defend civilization by thwarting evil!
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, orphan, alien invasion, martial arts, rivalry, heroes, imaginary, chases and races, escapades, androids and robots, space and aliens, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, superhero, scientist, rage, experiment, army, boxer, vengeance, professor, supernatural ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, canada, vietnam, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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