Movies like Captain America

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Captain America (1990)
 3.3
 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, kung fu, terrorist, parkour, nazi, warrior, abduction, kidnapping, american soldier, terrorism, white house, rat, villain, super strength ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1940s, 1990s, 1930s, year 1993, year 1943
Place: alaska, italy, california, rome italy

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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 good versus evil, superhero, heroes, rivalry, escapades, explosion and adventure mostly in Sci-Fi, Action 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, entertaining, suspenseful, serious, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, courage, superhuman powers, heroism, soldier, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, army, one man army, scientist, patriotism ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: usa, new york, norway, italy, alps ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 528K
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, entertaining, suspenseful, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhuman powers, superhero, supernatural ability, good versus evil, heroic mission, rescue, supernatural, adventure, danger, heroes, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, near future, 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, Fantasy, 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: suspense, exciting, dark, comic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, good versus evil, superhero, dark hero, justice, save the world, heroes, batman, master villain, flying man, death of protagonist, fight to the death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1918, year 1981
Place: usa, africa, washington d.c., u.s. capitol building, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 250K
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, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, transformation, adventure, supernatural ability, secret identity, alien, mad scientist, chosen one, pilot, father son relationship, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.3
 462K
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, entertaining, humorous, light, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, ant, shrinking, miniaturization, dark hero, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, technology, father daughter relationship, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989, 2010s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.7
 237K
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: exciting, serious, stylized, intense, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: chase, superhuman powers, superhero, mutant, experiment gone awry, dark hero, mad scientist, transformation, anger, adventure, military, genetics ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1960s
Place: california, san francisco, central america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 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: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, monster, alien invasion, teamwork, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 638K
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, suspenseful, humorous, witty, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, revenge, russian, scientist, undercover, secretary, spy, technology, adventure, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, moscow russia, new york, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, explosion, good versus evil, gadget, mission, soldier, deception, disguise, shield, political thriller, superhuman powers, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 631K
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, sentimental, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, master villain, transformation, experiment, disguise, double life, imaginary, guilt, secret identity, thanksgiving ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, suspenseful, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, man versus machine, good versus evil, superhero team, supernatural ability, save the world, imaginary, master villain, heroes, partners, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, africa, eastern europe, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.2
 673K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, 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, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, hotshot hero, millionaire, good versus evil, army, gadget, scientist, deception, explosion, terrorist, president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: tennessee, usa, washington d.c., malibu california, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting, tragic ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, one man army, love interest, heroes, fall in love, deadly, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, master villain, unstoppable, crimes, chases and races ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, experiment, transformation, mad scientist, secret identity, genetic engineering, fighting crime, love and romance, vigilante, villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, exciting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, kidnapping, superheroine, battles, undercover, fighting crime, daring rescue, crimes, imaginary, escapades, society ...
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: serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, mutation, imaginary, superhuman powers, heroic mission, escapades, chases and races, save the day, save the world, undercover, danger ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.1
 639K
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: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, save the world, double life, master villain, family relations, alien invasion, flying man, destruction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.8
 90K
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, serious, suspenseful, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, megalomaniac, world domination, criminal, niagara falls, loss of virginity, adventure, solitude, save the world ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, new york, houston texas, washington d.c., idaho ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 3.7
 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, humorous, semi serious, based on cult tv series, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, mad scientist, adventure, rivalry, disorder, heroes, race against time, espionage, danger, save the world, undercover, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, big ben london, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.3
 137K
Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspense, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, imaginary, transformation, teleportation, superhero team, telekinesis, portal, save the world, danger, fighting crime, master villain ...
Time: year 2007, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, pentagon, panama
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.9
 838K
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, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, prodigy, technology, terrorism, good versus evil, weapon system, heroes, millionaire, self sacrifice, androids and robots, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, middle east, afghanistan, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, stylized, suspenseful, touching ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, superhuman powers, vigilantism, fighting crime, heroes, experiment, scientist, protector, double life, transformation, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 10K
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, exciting, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, superhero, secret identity, police, good versus evil, vengeance, heroes, take over, deadly, undercover, drug dealing, laser ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, surprise ending
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, terrorism, fight, terrorist, heroes, chases and races, heroic mission, escapades, undercover, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 1K
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, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, mutant, school, rescue, teenager, heroes, rivalry, society, misfit, danger, laser, teenage life ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, cia, cold war, save the day, vengeance, supernatural power, superhuman, adventure, supernatural ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1944 ...
Place: battleship, oxford university, usa, mine, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.9
 286
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, orphan, alien invasion, imaginary, escapades, androids and robots, adventure, battles, rivalry, apocalypse, evil alien, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.3
 478K
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: exciting, sincere, serious, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, date night, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, scientist, double life, mad scientist, defamation, good versus evil, student, doctor, super villain, death, tentacle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 223K
Captain Marvel (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, suspense, humorous, comic ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, save the world, warrior, female warrior, superheroine, alien technology, danger, weapons, comics, weapon system ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995
Place: louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
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, entertaining, comic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, giant, superhero, scientist, on the run, transformation, military, adventure, destruction, mutant, escapades, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, usa, rio de janeiro, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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