Movies like Hancock

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Hancock (2008)
 6.4
 407K
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, superhero, superhuman powers, villain, memory loss, heroes, impossible love, anti heroes, good versus evil, destruction, soul mate, alcohol, invulnerability, flying, reluctant, lone wolves, fight scenes, robbery, redemption, crimes, agent, supernatural, misfit, support group ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa

Most similar movies to Hancock

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, entertaining and comic films with plots about fight scenes, transformation, heroes, escapades, dialogue, mentor and storytelling mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Hancock: Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015), Iron Man (2008), Daredevil (2003), Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008), Ghost Rider (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, suspenseful, exciting, ridiculous, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, dark hero, devil, supernatural, unstoppable, motorcycle, on the run, monk, skeleton, curses spells and rituals, heroes ...
Place: eastern europe, usa, europe, romania
⇓ 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, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, man versus machine, save the world, good versus evil, superhero team, supernatural ability, imaginary, master villain, rivalry, military, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, oslo norway, eastern europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, technology, adventure, prodigy, 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 ⇓
100%
 5.3
 196K
Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
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: superhero, secret identity, vigilantism, martial arts, vengeance, boxing, supernatural ability, fighting crime, blindness, organized crime, urban legend, sniper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
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: stylized, semi serious, exciting, surprise ending, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, anti heroes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, prince, evil, heaven and hell, adventure, map, suicide, exile, creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 207K
Ghost Rider (2007)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In order to save his dying father, young stunt cyclist Johnny Blaze sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from the pure-hearted Roxanne Simpson, the love of his life. Years later, Johnny's path crosses again with Roxanne, now a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, comic, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: curses spells and rituals, deal with the devil, supernatural, superhero, demon, chases and races, escapades, dark hero, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, father son relationship, alter ego, vigilante ...
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.3
 98K
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
Plot: superhero, tough girl, vigilantism, superhuman powers, righting the wronged, uncover truth, supernatural, masked superhero, crimes, female fighter, vengeance, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, experiment, scientist, rage, boxer, army, vengeance, attack, haunted by the past ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, canada, ohio, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 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, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, transformation, adventure, secret identity, supernatural ability, alien, mad scientist, chosen one, pilot, father son relationship, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993, 2010s, year 2011 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: sincere, exciting, sentimental, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, date night, kids, family outing, boys' night
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 ⇓
100%
 7.5
 474K
X-Men 2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
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, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, good versus evil, self sacrifice, assassination attempt, mind control, professor, scientist, bigotry, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, near future, 2000s
Place: usa, canada, washington d.c.
⇓ 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: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 6.9
 282K
Hellboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
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: superhero, heaven and hell, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, danger, demon, undercover, monster, paranormal phenomena, professor ...
Time: contemporary, 20th century, 21st century, 40s, 1940s
Place: russia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, warrior, wizards and magicians, queen, king, scientist, good versus evil, villain, creature, prince, norse mythology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, england, dungeon, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 663K
Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
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: exciting, humorous, stylized, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, immortality, superhuman powers, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, warrior, protector, rivalry, adventure, parents and children, betrayal, prince ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new mexico, usa, scandinavia, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, family, escapades, save the day, goofy hero, imaginary, anti heroes, asteroids and comets, gang, secret identity, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, witty, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, revenge, russian, scientist, secretary, undercover, spy, technology, adventure, powerful corporation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, washington d.c., moscow russia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 154K
The Crow (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Exactly one year after young rock guitarist Eric Draven and his fiancée are brutally killed by a ruthless gang of criminals, Draven -- watched over by a hypnotic crow -- returns from the grave to exact revenge.
Style: gothic, exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: afterlife, supernatural, vengeance, halloween, superhero, good versus evil, vigilantism, murder, back from the dead, vigilante, martial arts, goth ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
 6.2
 454K
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, serious, sentimental, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, date night, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, revenge, butler, friendship, rivalry, jealousy, self sacrifice, spider, amnesia, forgiveness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.1
 2K
Cross (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Given incredible power by an ancient Celtic Cross. Callan continues to fight evil... Now, joined by a team of weapons experts, Callan battles an unstoppable empire in Los Angeles.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, supernatural, superhuman powers, escapades, imaginary, save the day, crimes, rivalry, fighting crime, supernatural ability, good versus evil, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After the Evil Queen marries the King, she performs a violent coup in which the King is murdered and his daughter, Snow White, is taken captive. Almost a decade later, a grown Snow White is still in the clutches of the Queen. In order to obtain ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, serious, epic, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: queen, good versus evil, immortality, deception, adventure, danger, curses spells and rituals, fantasy world, imaginary kingdom, witch, magic, fairy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 36K
The Medallion (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective suffers a fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion and is transformed into an immortal warrior with superhuman powers.
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, entertaining, awful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: interpol, martial arts, rescue, good versus evil, police detective, adventure, superhuman powers, master villain, danger, immortality, chase, kidnapping ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.7
 294K
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, stylized, entertaining, comic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, radiation, superhero, invisibility, superhuman powers, transformation, space station, good versus evil, friendship, laboratory, scientist, adventure ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Movie in collections
Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, danger, academy, school, supernatural ability, good versus evil, rivalry, best friends, youth, supernatural, friends, young heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: oregon, montana, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.1
 520K
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, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, secret mission, transformation, revenge, adventure, villain turns good, batman, mission, insanity, comics, fight scenes, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: louisiana, usa, pentagon, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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, 2000s, near future, 1940s ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, canada, mississippi, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: exciting, suspense, dark, comic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, good versus evil, justice, superhero, dark hero, heroes, save the world, batman, master villain, flying man, fight to the death, death of protagonist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1981, year 1918
Place: usa, africa, washington d.c., tijuana mexico, u.s. capitol building
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.0
 21K
The Shadow (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Based on the 1930's comic strip, puts the hero up against his arch enemy, Shiwan Khan, who plans to take over the world by holding a city to ransom using an atom bomb. Using his powers of invisibility and "The power to cloud men's ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, tense, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, monk, invisibility, adventure, danger, undercover, heroic mission, vigilante, escapades, hypnosis ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, tibet, usa, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, stylized, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventurer, superhero, immortality, adventure, secret service, vampire, save the world, danger, heroic mission, master villain, invisible man, mastermind ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: europe, venice, paris france, africa, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, intense, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: immortality, friendship, young heroes, martial arts, mentor, good versus evil, teenager, warrior, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, usa, boston, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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