Movies like Captain America: The First Avenger

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Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
 6.9
 817K
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, and the leader of an organization that intends to use a mysterious device of untold powers for world domination.
Style: heroic, exciting, psychotronic, suspenseful, stylized, serious, intense, semi serious, surprise ending, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, courage, heroism, superhuman powers, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, army, one man army, transformation, disney, super soldier, good versus evil, protector, evil, captain, enemy, world war two, experiment, soldier, warrior, officer, fame, save the day, nazism ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1942, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, italy, london, alps, europe ...

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Most similar movies to Captain America: The First Avenger

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, surprise ending, psychotronic and entertaining films with plots about superhero, good versus evil, heroes, fistfight, danger, explosion and transformation mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Captain America: The First Avenger: Captain America: Civil War (2016), Avengers: Endgame (2019), The Avengers (2012), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Black Widow (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, sinister, intense ...
Plot: superhero, teenage hero, supernatural power, ex soldier, disagreement, teamwork, superhero team, haunted by the past, battles, brainwashing, masked superhero, police chase ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, 2010s
Place: africa, berlin germany, new york, eastern europe, vienna ...
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100%
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: heroic, exciting, psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mission, good versus evil, superhuman powers, one against many, soldier, adventure, warrior, super soldier, hi-tech, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: psychotronic, entertaining, exciting, epic, captivating ...
Plot: heroes, army, supernatural power, superhero, alien, superheroine, time machine, catastrophe, superhero team, super powers, spacecraft, good versus evil ...
Time: year 2012, near future, year 1970, 2010s, 1940s ...
Place: tokyo, san francisco, new york, japan, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.0
 1.4M
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, heroic, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, monster, teamwork, heroic mission, transformation, alien invasion, save the world, partners, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, usa, berlin germany, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, semi serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural power, fight scenes, super strength, super villain, magic, super powers, invasion, battlefield, team, superhero, teenage superhero, alien ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 349K
Black Widow (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Natasha Romanoff, on the run from the government following her disobedience to the Sokovia Accords and for aiding Steve Rogers, finds herself on her own and is forced to deal with some of the red in her ledger.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting ...
Plot: female spy, female assassin, female agent, strong female lead, superheroine, tough girl, heroes, secret agents, female protagonist, female killer, heroine, one against many ...
Time: 2020s, year 2016, 90s, year 1995, 2010s
Place: russia, norway, morocco, ohio, budapest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 81K
Agent Carter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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Story: It's 1946, and peace has dealt Peggy Carter a serious blow as she finds herself marginalized when the men return home from fighting abroad. Working for the covert SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), Peggy must balance doing administrative work ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, female agent, special agents, heroes, tough girl, undercover, heroic mission, save the world, adventure, escapades, graphic violence, good versus evil ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, humorous, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, master villain, superhero, supernatural ability, man versus machine, save the world, artificial intelligence, good versus evil, female assassin, androids and robots, warrior, killer robot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, oslo norway, london, new york, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Peter Parker and his friends go on a summer trip to Europe. However, they will hardly be able to rest - Peter will have to agree to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of creatures that cause natural disasters and destruction throughout the continent.
Style: entertaining, psychotronic, sentimental, surprise ending, teen comedy
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: teenage superhero, high school, heroes, teenage life, secret identity, superhuman powers, double life, mutant, spider man character, teenage boy, bully, escapades ...
Time: 2020s, 2010s
Place: europe, venice, new york, prague, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 816K
Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor - a powerful but arrogant warrior god - recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a ...
Style: heroic, humorous, exciting, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom, mythology, immortality, adventure, warrior, superhuman powers, protector, giant, norse mythology, exile ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 10th century
Place: scandinavia, new mexico, usa, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.0
 995K
Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: exciting, stylized, parody, absurd, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, dark hero, immortality, revenge, mutant, dark humor, escapades, fight scenes, supernatural ability, regeneration, invulnerability ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.9
 791K
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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, technology, one against many, good versus evil, scientist, russian, rivalry, androids and robots, millionaire, revenge, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: malibu california, new mexico, monte carlo, new york, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 303K
Jumper (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: David Rice is a man who knows no boundaries, a Jumper, born with the uncanny ability to teleport instantly to anywhere on Earth. When he discovers others like himself, David is thrust into a dangerous and bloodthirsty war while being hunted by a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, chase, young heroes, adventure, youth, presumed dead, good versus evil, supernatural, first love, double life, adolescence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: himalaya, michigan, empire state building manhattan new york city, egypt, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego ...
Style: psychotronic, entertaining, exciting, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, teenage superhero, teenager, mentor, good versus evil, best friend, costumed hero, peter parker character, technology, super powers, spider man character ...
Time: 2010s, year 2012, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., india, usa, new york, brooklyn new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 794K
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, psychotronic, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, courage, secret identity, transformation, double life, heroes, good versus evil, experiment, experiment gone awry, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, plymouth
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 603K
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, psychotronic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, adventure, superhero, supernatural, rescue, heroic mission, immortality, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 2000s, near future ...
Place: usa, canada, north america, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 531K
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, psychotronic, humorous, entertaining, suspense ...
Plot: female warrior, superhero, superheroine, female protagonist, super powers, space wars, good versus evil, supernatural power, super strength, heroine, alien contact, superhuman powers ...
Time: 90s, year 1989, 20th century, 80s, year 1995
Place: los angeles, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 163K
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, psychotronic, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero team, transformation, adventure, superhero, teleportation, telekinesis, superheroine, strong female character, save the world, alternate dimension, escapades, fighting crime ...
Time: year 2014, year 2015, 2000s, 2010s, year 2007
Place: usa, panama, pentagon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, adventure, spacecraft, heroes, space and aliens, teamwork, space travel, superhero, creature, save the world, reluctant partners ...
Time: future, year 1988, year 2014, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 1.0M
Iron Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
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, heroes, adventure, prodigy, intelligence, millionaire, self sacrifice, weapon system, assistant, good versus evil, androids and robots ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, malibu california, middle east, afghanistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.1
 824K
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, suspenseful, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, hotshot hero, flying superhero, heroes, androids and robots, good versus evil, prodigy, lifesaver, scientist, hi-tech, war on terror ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 20th century, year 2012 ...
Place: california, malibu california, tennessee, america, miami ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 180K
Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: exciting, suspense, surprise ending, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Plot: telekinesis, supernatural power, supernatural ability, superhero, superhero team, mutant, teleportation, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, moral dilemma, super villain ...
Time: 90s, year 1975, year 1992, 70s
Place: paris france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, bleak, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, batman, double life, chaos and mayhem, tragic villain, police detective, nuclear threat, disguise, terrorist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, pentagon, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: family outing, boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: heroes, superhero, superhuman powers, double life, fighting crime, good versus evil, protector, vigilantism, save the day, teenage life, experiment, disguise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 442K
Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, psychotronic, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, atlantis, demi god, mermaid, mythology, half breed, super powers, muscleman, princess, power, superhuman powers ...
Time: 2010s, 90s, 80s, year 1985
Place: atlantic ocean, boston, maine, sahara, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.1
 753K
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, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, adventure, good versus evil, secret identity, save the world, double life, space and aliens, alien invasion, family relations, flying man, superhuman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 282K
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: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super strength, alien, superhuman powers, good versus evil, chosen one, space wars, adventure, transformation, humanoid, super powers, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2010s, year 2011 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.4
 636K
Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, twists and turns, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Plot: superheroine, female warrior, tough girl, good versus evil, strong female lead, justice, chosen one, super strength, adventure, fight scenes, superhero, super powers ...
Time: 1910s, 2010s, year 1918
Place: tower bridge london, london, big ben london, paris france, belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.6
 269K
John Carter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and ...
Style: epic, exciting, heroic, surprise ending, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mysterious planet, monster, adventure, heroes, mars, imaginary kingdom, space wars, space and aliens, teleportation, space travel, heroic mission, battles ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, future
Place: new york, arizona, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: exciting, humorous, heroic, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: warrior, superhuman powers, superhero, wizards and magicians, norse mythology, legends and myths, king, creature, good versus evil, scientist, magic, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%