Movies like Captain America

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Captain America (1990)
 3.2
 11K
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, tense, captivating, touching, suspense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, captain, heroes, crimes, danger, imaginary, rivalry, superhuman powers, good versus evil, escapades, undercover, battles, chase, battle, martial arts, world war two, terrorist, hand to hand combat, conspiracy theory, lovers reunited, murder of parents, profanity, graphic violence, parkour, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 60s, year 1943, 1940s, 1930s, year 1936 ...
Place: rome italy, italy, california, canada, europe, washington d.c., west germany ...

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Most similar movies to Captain America

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, psychotronic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about superhero, heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades, imaginary and adventure mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Captain America: X-Men (2000), Green Lantern (2011), Hulk (2003), Ant-Man (2015), 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, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, courage, heroism, adventure, army, one man army, disney, heroic mission, world war two, soldier, good versus evil ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: new york, usa, italy, london, alps ...
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100%
 7.4
 557K
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, comic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, good versus evil, rescue, supernatural, superhuman powers, superhero, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, danger, immortality ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2000s, 1940s ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, mississippi, canada, new york ...
⇓ 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, superhero, good versus evil, justice, save the world, batman, imaginary, dark hero, heroes, weapons, flying man, death ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1918, year 1981, 2010s
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c., tijuana mexico, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 261K
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: comic, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, alien, transformation, secret identity, supernatural ability, imaginary, mad scientist, immortal, chosen one, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.6
 247K
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, serious, exciting, stylized, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, chase, experiment gone awry, adventure, genetics, mutant, mad scientist, transformation, anger, military, giant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: california, south america, new york, central america, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 545K
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, technology, imaginary, shrinking, miniaturization, ant, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, father daughter relationship, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989, 2010s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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, good versus evil, monster, superhuman powers, save the world, imaginary, heroic mission, giant, alien invasion, teamwork, costumed hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, heroic mission, secret identity, good versus evil, adventure, superhuman powers, fighting crime, mutation, undercover, track down, deadly ...
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.0
 698K
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, witty, suspenseful, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, scientist, rivalry, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, villain, secretary, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: malibu california, new york, moscow russia, washington d.c., new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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, exciting, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: fighting crime, undercover, crimes, daring rescue, martial arts, superhero, good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, escapades, danger, imaginary ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.3
 669K
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, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, super villain, experiment, experiment gone awry, double life, courage, master villain, transformation, imaginary, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, superhero, terrorism, fight, terrorist, escapades, heroic mission, danger, undercover, terrorist plot, supernatural power ...
Time: 90s
Place: canada, new york, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, captivating, suspenseful, witty, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, master villain, superhuman powers, save the world, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero team, man versus machine, imaginary, heroic mission, rivalry, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, oslo norway, new york, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.0
 672K
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, adventure, save the world, secret identity, double life, family relations, imaginary, superhuman, alien invasion, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, canada, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, political thriller, rivalry, danger, betrayal, friendship, mission, soldier, gadget, explosion ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, reboot ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, good versus evil, experiment, mad scientist, genetic engineering, transformation, teenage superhero, fighting crime, love and romance, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 4.3
 147K
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: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating, reboot ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero team, adventure, superhero, transformation, teleportation, imaginary, telekinesis, strong female character, master villain, portal, save the world, fighting crime ...
Time: year 2014, year 2015, 2010s, 2000s, year 2007
Place: usa, new york, pentagon, panama
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, heroes, superhero, one man army, love interest, disorder, deadly, laboratory, rivalry, undercover, danger, antidote ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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, stylized, intense, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhuman powers, superhero, heroes, vigilantism, fighting crime, protector, double life, save the day, imaginary, teenage life, experiment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.8
 95K
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, feel good, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, secret identity, save the world, niagara falls, good versus evil, megalomaniac, world domination, nuclear, criminal, super strength, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, gloomy, comic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: transformation, scientist, superhuman powers, superhero, giant, mutant, on the run, experiment gone awry, creature, adventure, military, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, rio de janeiro, usa, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.2
 732K
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, suspenseful, entertaining, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, adventure, vengeance, hotshot hero, rivalry, danger, escapades, heroes, millionaire, betrayal, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999, 20th century, 1990s ...
Place: tennessee, malibu california, miami, pakistan, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, time travel, changing the past or future, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero, danger, superhuman powers, psychic, transformation, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, moscow russia, china, washington d.c., new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 2.8
 11K
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, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, gang, military, soldier, secret identity, undercover, heroic mission, superhuman powers, crimes, escapades, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 484K
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The seemingly invincible Spider-Man goes up against an all-new crop of villains – including the shape-shifting Sandman. While Spider-Man’s superpowers are altered by an alien organism, his alter ego, Peter Parker, deals with nemesis Eddie Brock ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, sentimental, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, date night, family outing, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, butler, jealousy, self sacrifice, friendship, rivalry, spider, amnesia, sand ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.3
 527K
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, boys' night, family outing, teens, date night
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, scientist, double life, mad scientist, good versus evil, defamation, student, photographer, doctor, tentacle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, serious, stylized, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, experiment, rage, scientist, heroes, army, vengeance, boxer, rivalry ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, ohio, new orleans, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, supernatural power, superhero, superhuman powers, superhuman, teenage superhero, cold war, save the day, vengeance, cia, super villain ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1962 ...
Place: oxford university, usa, eastern europe, poland, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 6K
Wonder Woman (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wonder Woman is an American television series based on the DC Comics comic book superheroine of the same name. Starring Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince and Lyle Waggoner as Steve Trevor (both Sr. & Jr.), the show originally aired ...
Style: serious, tense, captivating, exciting, touching ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, strong female lead, superheroine, superhuman powers, good versus evil, secret identity, amazon, fighting crime, adventure, heroic mission, working undercover, righting the wronged ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, 70s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 911K
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, witty, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, technology, prodigy, adventure, heroes, good versus evil, self sacrifice, terrorism, weapon system, millionaire, androids and robots, weapons ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, malibu california, usa, middle east, afghanistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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