Movies and TV shows like Highlander

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Highlander (1992)
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Highlander (1992)
Original name: Highlander: The Series
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Highlander: The Series is a fantasy science fiction action-adventure television series featuring Duncan MacLeod of the Scottish Clan MacLeod, as the Highlander. It was an offshoot and another alternate sequel of the 1986 feature film with a twist: Connor MacLeod did not win the prize and Immortals still exist post-1985. In fact, original Highlander star Christopher Lambert appeared in the Pilot episode so as to pass the torch to Adrian Paul. The series was an international hit and was nominated three times for the Gemini Awards and once for a Saturn Award in 1998.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, rough, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: immortality, warrior, heroes, good versus evil, duel, one on one, healing power, chase, adventure, danger, escapades, deadly, loss of loved one, rivalry, survival, tough guy, violence, sword fight, brawl, training, thief, stalking, swords and armor, afterlife, street kid ...
Time: 90s, 1990s

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Most similar movies to Highlander

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films and TV series with plots about heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, danger and violence mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Highlander: Highlander: Endgame (2000), Blade: House of Chthon (2006), Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998), BeastMaster (1999), The Immortal (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Highlander (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: He fought his first battle on the Scottish Highlands in 1536. He will fight his greatest battle on the streets of New York City in 1986. His name is Connor MacLeod. He is immortal.
Style: dark fantasy, sincere, suspenseful, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, sword fight, good versus evil, magic, mentor, mythology, master warrior, fencing, cult, supernatural, duel, supernatural ability ...
Time: 80s, 16th century, 20th century, 1500s, 1940s ...
Place: scotland, new york, usa, europe, madison square garden manhattan new york city ...
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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%
Blade: House of Chthon (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The brutal hunt for the pure bloods continues as the ultimate vampire hunter, Blade, battles to defeat the House of Chthon, an ancient evil sect of vampires that is growing stronger everyday. Led by the vampire overlord Marcus, their objective is to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: tough guy, vampire hunter, vampire, superhero, swearing, supernatural, immortality, heroes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, chase, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 2000s
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: Kung Lao has triumphed in the Mortal Kombat tournament, defeating Shang Tsung and saving Earth Realm. Now, he must train a new generation of warriors for the next tournament. Meanwhile, an exiled Shang Tsung attempts to thwart Lao's efforts ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, imaginary, contests and competitions, save the world, danger, master warrior, magic, mortal combat, good versus evil, vengeance, master villain ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 6.3
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BeastMaster (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: BeastMaster is a Canadian television series that aired from 1999 to 2002. It was loosely based on a 1982 MGM film The Beastmaster. The series aired for three complete seasons. It is produced by Coote/Hayes Productions. The series was nominated for ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, homoerotic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, sword and fantasy, adventure hero, adventure, magic, good versus evil, danger, animal life, heroes, sword and sorcery, male female relationship, animal human communication ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Highlander: The Final Dimension (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Starts off in the 15th century, with Connor McLeod (Christopher Lambert) training with another immortal swordsman, the Japanese sorcerer Nakano (Mako). When an evil immortal named Kane (Mario Van Peebles) kills the old wizard, the resulting battle ...
Style: dark fantasy, serious, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, good versus evil, immortal, katana, cave, sword fight, heroes, archaeologist, sword and sorcery, warrior, supernatural power, katana sword ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 16th century, 1990s, 18th century ...
Place: new york, japan, morocco, asia, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.8
 257
The Immortal (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Immortal is a Canadian television series which aired from October 2000 to June 2001 and had 22 episodes.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, demon, vengeance, supernatural, heroes, crimes, superhuman powers, rivalry, escapades, deadly, curses spells and rituals, danger ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Highlander: The Raven (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Highlander: The Raven was a short-lived spin-off from the television series Highlander, continuing the saga of a female Immortal. The series followed the character of Amanda, an Immortal who had a recurring role in Highlander: The Series. The series ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, twist ending
Plot: immortality, partners, rivalry, fighting crime, escapades, crimes, supernatural ability, partners against crime, good versus evil, redemption, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: canada, europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 5.9
 4K
Mutant X (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Mutant X is a science fiction television series that debuted on October 6, 2001. The show was created by Avi Arad, and it centers around Mutant X, a team of "New Mutants" who possess extraordinary powers as a result of genetic engineering. ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman, genetic engineering, heroic mission, supernatural ability, adventure, experiment gone awry, undercover, rivalry, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Argentina
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the year 2025, the ozone layer is believed to have been destroyed. It is up to MacLeod and Rameriz to set things right. Opposition comes from both the planet Ziest (MacLeod and Ramirez's homeworld) and a corporation profiting from the ...
Style: futuristic, serious, atmospheric, rough, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, immortality, sword fight, heroes, cyberpunk, sword and sorcery, warrior, martial arts, supernatural power, fictional war, rivalry, supernatural ability ...
Time: future, 21st century, 90s, near future, 2020s ...
Place: scotland, new york, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Conan the Destroyer (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a character created by Robert E. Howard, this fast-paced, occasionally humorous sequel to Conan the Barbarian features the hero (Arnold Schwarzenegger) as he is commissioned by the evil queen Taramis (Sarah Douglas) to safely escort a teen ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, barbarian, imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, warrior, heroic mission, master warrior, imaginary, danger, heroes ...
Time: stone age, ancient history, 80s, year 1984, twentieth century ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.3
 315
Adventure Inc. (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Adventure Inc. is a dramatised adventure television series produced primarily in Canada which aired from 30 September 2002 to 12 May 2003. It was a co-production of Fireworks Entertainment, Tribune Entertainment, M6, Amy International, and Tele ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, treasure hunt, adventure, partners, daring rescue, adventurer, map, secret place, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, treasure hunter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Wolfhound (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: He was doomed to die, but managed to survive, and now his mission is to revenge for the annihilation of his tribe. He is the great warrior who calls himself Volkodav, and is the last man from the tribe of Serie Psi (Grey Hounds). After escaping ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, exciting, stylized, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: heroes, vengeance, wizards and magicians, sword, magic, bravery, supernatural, adventure, sword fight, battles, imaginary kingdom, tough heroes ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Power Rangers Wild Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Netherlands, Japan, France
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Power Rangers Wild Force takes place in a city known as Turtle Lake, where evil creatures of the past called The Orgs have returned from their long slumber to cause havoc on earth! As The Orgs return, Princess Shayla of the floating sky island, ...
Style: serious, exciting, mecha, super sentai
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: superhero, power rangers, good versus evil, adventure, rivalry, heroic mission, rescue, danger, curses spells and rituals, superhuman powers, heroes, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, warrior, adventure, murder, danger, heroes, death, post apocalypse, master warrior, vengeance, betrayal, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Adventures of Sinbad (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Adventures of Sinbad is a Canadian television series which aired from 1996 to 1998. It follows on the story from the pilot of the same name, and revolves around the series' protagonist, Sinbad. The series is a re-telling of the adventures ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, epic, light
Audience: family outing
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, magic, adventurer, adventure, ocean or sea, escapades, sword fight, battles, ocean, curses spells and rituals, imaginary ...
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2K
The Minion (1998)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: New York, Christmas Eve, 1999 - at the dawn of the new millennium - a subway construction crew unearths an eight hundred year old Celtic skeleton and a mysterious key. Archeologist Karen Goodleaf is called in to determine the meaning of the ...
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, battles, escapades, danger, supernatural, mixed martial arts, tough guy ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Power Rangers Samurai (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A new generation of Power Rangers must master the mystical and ancient Samurai Symbols of Power which give them control over the elements of Fire, Water, Sky, Forest, and Earth. Under the guidance of their all-knowing mentor and the aid of their ...
Style: serious, exciting, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: power rangers, superhero, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, samurai, adventure, heroic mission, rivalry, youth, supernatural ability, escapades ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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The Avenging Fist (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the not too distant future, scientists begin to conduct research on the Power Glove, a device that will yield unimaginable power. But the gloves... In the not too distant future, scientists begin to conduct research on the Power Glove, a device ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, save the world, rivalry, adventure, superhuman powers, one man army, vengeance, mortal combat, tough heroes, special agents ...
Time: future, near future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Hercules: The Legendary Journeys is a television series, filmed in New Zealand and the United States. It was produced from 1995, and was very loosely based on the tales of the classical Greek culture hero Heracles. It ran for six seasons, producing ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, heroes, good versus evil, hercules, adventure, supernatural ability, heroic mission, superhuman powers, rescue, rivalry, danger, imaginary ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, elf, adventure, good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, danger, rivalry, heroes, battles, curses spells and rituals, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 119K
Iron Fist (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Danny Rand resurfaces 15 years after being presumed dead. Now, with the power of the Iron Fist, he seeks to reclaim his past and fulfill his destiny.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, super powers, martial arts, superhuman powers, fighting crime, heroes, good versus evil, crimes, hand to hand combat, save the day, danger, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 482
Cobra (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cobra is an American television action/adventure series starring Michael Dudikoff. It ran for just one season in syndication.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heroes, martial arts, ex soldier, karate, revenge, chase, escapades, adventure, fighting crime, good versus evil, rivalry, pistol ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 4.9
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Flash Gordon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Flash Gordon is an American science fiction television series that debuted on Sci Fi in the United States on August 10, 2007 and continued airing new episodes through February 8, 2008. It has also appeared on the United Kingdom Sci Fi Channel and ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: space opera, rivalry, good versus evil, adventure, danger, heroes, save the world, partners, space and aliens, state affairs, chases and races, space travel ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
 404
Masked Rider (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Masked Rider is an American adaptation of the Japanese television series Kamen Rider Black RX, the ninth in a line of series in the popular Kamen Rider Series franchise. It was produced by Saban and aired on FOX part of the Fox Kids program block ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, scary
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien encounter, space and aliens, benign alien, youth, rivalry, good versus evil, imaginary, heroes, morphing, superhero, alien
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.6
 1K
The Hexer (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Wiedźmin is a 2002 fantasy television series. 13 episodes were made. The series received relatively poor reviews, particularly in the light of the failure of the preceding movie. The story is based on the stories of The Witcher, by Polish author ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: imaginary, medieval, warrior, adventure, martial arts, heroes, good versus evil, battles, danger, deadly creature, adaptation, violence ...
Place: poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Star Trek Continues (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The USS Enterprise's historic five-year mission continues with all new episodes of the original series. "Star Trek: Continues", a new Trek series, beams down with exciting adventures of the Federation's most heroic crew led by ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, heroes, good versus evil, adventurer, heroic mission, danger, adventure, rivalry, escapades, intergalactic ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.3
 2K
Hirokin (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebellion, freedom, adventure, good versus evil, danger, vengeance, rivalry, corrupted ruler, escapades, rebelliousness, heroes, warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
V: The Final Battle (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
TV show
Story: A small group of human resistance fighters fight a desperate guerrilla war against the genocidal extra-terrestrials who dominate Earth.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, bleak, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alien, apocalypse, evil alien, resistance, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, alien encounter, heroes, chaos, alien invasion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
King Solomon's Mines (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, South Africa
Duration: 173 min.
TV show
Story: An adventurous quest for a treasure hidden in King Solomon's mines, based on H. Rider Haggard's timeless tale.
Style: serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, heroes, archaeologist, adventure, rivalry, danger, escapades, damsel in distress, leader, male female relationship, daring rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%