Movies like Hancock

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Hancock (2008)
 6.4
 457K
Hancock (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hancock is a down-and-out superhero who's forced to employ a PR expert to help repair his image when the public grows weary of all the damage he's inflicted during his lifesaving heroics. The agent's idea of imprisoning the antihero to make the world miss him proves successful, but will Hancock stick to his new sense of purpose or slip back into old habits?
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, twists and turns, cynical, surprise ending, bad ending, funny, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: immortality, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, invulnerability, heroes, anti hero, villain, impossible love, superhuman, anti heroes, memory loss, alcohol abuse, soul mate, good versus evil, destruction, poker, alcohol, flying, super powers, angel, friendship between men, reluctant, lone wolves, lifesaver ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa, new york, brooklyn new york city

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Most similar movies to Hancock

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, psychotronic, visually appealing and humorous films with plots about superhero, anti hero, anti heroes, fight scenes, dark hero, storytelling and good versus evil mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Hancock: X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Deadpool (2016), Daredevil (2003), Spider-Man 3 (2007), Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, 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, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, supernatural power, heroes, genetically altered, experiment, rage, scientist, army, good versus evil ...
Time: 2000s
Place: usa, nigeria, vietnam, canada, new orleans ...
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100%
 8.0
 941K
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, comic, stylized, parody, absurd ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, anti hero, anti heroes, superhuman powers, dark hero, mutant, revenge, dark humor, immortality, escapades, supernatural ability, immortal ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 5.3
 212K
Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, comic, dark, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, supernatural ability, blindness, vigilantism, martial arts, good versus evil, blind character, vengeance, boxing, superhuman powers, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 518K
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, sentimental, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, double life, super powers, friendship, jealousy, heroes, amnesia, spider man character, transformation, character change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In this continuation to the adventure of the demon superhero, an evil elf breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures, as he declares war against humanity. He is on a mission to release The Golden Army, a deadly group of fighting machines ...
Style: exciting, stylized, psychotronic, dark fantasy, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, anti heroes, superhero, supernatural ability, heaven and hell, good versus evil, heroic mission, army, heroes, supernatural, adventure, evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 50s, 1950s
Place: northern ireland, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 779K
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, warrior, adventure, superhuman powers, giant, god, protector, norse mythology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 10th century, 2010s
Place: new mexico, scandinavia, usa, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: superhuman powers, superhero, warrior, wizards and magicians, norse mythology, legends and myths, good versus evil, creature, scientist, king, magic, giant monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the devil resurfaces with aims to take over the world in human form, Johnny Blaze reluctantly comes out of hiding to transform into the flame-spewing supernatural hero Ghost Rider -- and rescue a 10-year-old boy from an unsavory end.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: devil, superhero, dark hero, supernatural ability, unstoppable, supernatural, motorcycle, heroes, anti hero, biker, vengeance, imaginary ...
Place: eastern europe, usa, europe, romania, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 314K
Hellboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the final days of World War II, the Nazis attempt to use black magic to aid their dying cause. The Allies raid the camp where the ceremony is taking place, but not before a demon - Hellboy - has already been conjured. Joining the Allied forces, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: demon, monster, supernatural, supernatural ability, adventure, superhero, good versus evil, heaven and hell, undercover, danger, superhuman powers, anti hero ...
Time: contemporary, 1940s, 20th century, 21st century, 40s
Place: russia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 586K
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, comic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, heroes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, rescue, superhero, heroic mission, danger, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2000s, 1940s ...
Place: usa, new york, mississippi, poland, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: To prevent a world war from breaking out, famous characters from Victorian literature band together to do battle against a cunning villain.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: steampunk, adventurer, superhero, save the world, heroic mission, vampire, secret service, adventure, immortality, danger, alternate reality, good versus evil ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian, 1890s
Place: venice, europe, mediterranean sea, london, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: scientist, superhuman powers, transformation, superhero, chase, mutant, on the run, giant, chaos, experiment gone awry, super soldier, creature ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, rio de janeiro, usa, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 114K
Catwoman (2004)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Liquidated after discovering a corporate conspiracy, mild-mannered graphic artist Patience Phillips washes up on an island, where she's resurrected and endowed with the prowess of a cat -- and she's eager to use her new skills ... as a ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: one woman army, tough girl, masked superhero, superhero, vigilantism, imaginary, female fighter, uncover truth, superhuman powers, supernatural, female protagonist, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 526K
X2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses – Magneto and Mystique – to unhinge ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, super powers, mutant, mind control, good versus evil, evil man, scientist, assassination attempt, dark hero, bigotry ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, near future
Place: usa, boston, washington d.c., canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 1.3M
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, imaginary, teamwork, monster, alien invasion, heroic mission, save the world, partners, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, russia, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 977K
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, adventure, heroes, prodigy, self sacrifice, weapon system, millionaire, good versus evil, intelligence, terrorism, androids and robots ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, malibu california, usa, middle east, afghanistan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 640K
Suicide Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: entertaining, absurd, comic, intense, psychotronic ...
Plot: anti hero, fight scenes, female warrior, super villain, villain turns good, tough girl, dark hero, superhero, insanity, mission, secret mission, sorceress ...
Time: 2010s
Place: louisiana, washington d.c., usa, pentagon
⇓ 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, superhero, supernatural ability, master villain, man versus machine, save the world, androids and robots, good versus evil, superhero team, graphic violence, imaginary, artificial intelligence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, oslo norway, eastern europe, london, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 7.0
 753K
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, suspenseful, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rivalry, scientist, russian, technology, millionaire, revenge, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, deadly weapon ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: malibu california, monaco, monte carlo, new mexico, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men and The Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Style: comic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, superhero, death, teamwork, capture, master villain, danger, president, good versus evil, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa, new york, san francisco, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.7
 318K
Fantastic Four (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a space voyage, four scientists are altered by cosmic rays: Reed Richards gains the ability to stretch his body; Sue Storm can become invisible; Johnny Storm controls fire; and Ben Grimm is turned into a super-strong … thing. Together, ...
Style: exciting, comic, serious, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, imaginary, good versus evil, invisibility, radiation, transformation, space station, friendship, dna, scientist ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 68K
Bloodshot (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine - Bloodshot. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot ...
Style: tense, psychotronic, exciting, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: nanotechnology, superhuman powers, regeneration, superhero, rescue, super strength, cyberpunk, supernatural power, back from the dead, violence, super soldier, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, near future, 2020s
Place: budapest hungary, hungary, london, budapest, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 141K
The Old Guard (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Four immortal mercenaries who've secretly protected humanity for centuries become targeted for their mysterious powers just as they discover a new immortal.
Style: visually appealing, futuristic, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: immortality, immortal, female soldier, female warrior, sniper, gay, supernatural ability, female assassin, dna, ambush, combat, female protagonist ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s, 2020s
Place: afghanistan, paris france, france, england, sudan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.7
 442K
The Wolverine (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wolverine faces his ultimate nemesis - and tests of his physical, emotional, and mortal limits - in a life-changing voyage to modern-day Japan.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: immortality, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, samurai, good versus evil, mutant, sword fight, chase, haunted by the past, fistfight, martial arts ...
Time: year 1945, 2010s, future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 273K
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, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super strength, good versus evil, superhuman powers, adventure, chosen one, immortal, super powers, escapades, alien, transformation, protector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 20th century, year 1991, 1990s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.7
 57K
Jonah Hex (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Gunslinger Jonah Hex (Josh Brolin) is appointed by President Ulysses Grant to track down terrorist Quentin Turnbull (John Malkovich), a former Confederate officer determined on unleashing hell on earth. Jonah not only secures freedom by accepting ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, gothic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: death, bounty hunter, gunslinger, supernatural, vengeance, cowboy, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, unstoppable, lone wolves, escapades, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1870s
Place: usa, virginia, washington d.c., south carolina, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Meteor Man (1993)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: One night Jefferson Reed gets hit in the chest by a souped-up chunk of meteor. So he can fly, but he's scared of heights. He can master the information in any book ... for about fifteen minutes. Now his friends and family want him to protect ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, parody, psychotronic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, heroes, superhuman powers, gang, family, imaginary, escapades, fighting crime, anti heroes, save the day, secret identity, goofy hero ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Last Witch Hunter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The modern world holds many secrets, but by far the most astounding is that witches still live among us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world and putting an end to the human race once and for all. Armies ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, gothic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: witch, supernatural, immortality, imaginary, adventure, lone hero, dark hero, wizards and magicians, fantasy world, witches, afterlife, apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Highlander: Endgame (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Immortals Connor and Duncan Macleod join forces against a man from Connor's distant past in the highlands of Scotland, Kell, an immensely powerful immortal who leads an army of equally powerful and deadly immortal swordsmen and assassins. No ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, dark fantasy, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, immortality, supernatural ability, sword fight, vengeance, adventure, heroic mission, gory, danger, rivalry, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 17th century, 90s, 18th century, 16th century ...
Place: scotland, new york, ireland, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 320K
Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: dark fantasy, stylized, mind bending, gothic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, demon, angel, supernatural ability, devil, god or devil, demons, hell, lucifer, psychic, heaven and hell ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%