Movies and TV shows like Highlander

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Highlander (1992)
 7.3
 12K
Highlander (1992)
Original name: Highlander: The Series
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, France
Duration: 60 min.
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, good versus evil, duel, warrior, heroes, chase, adventure, one on one, danger, escapades, deadly, healing power, loss of loved one, rivalry, sword fight, survival, violence, training, brawl, tough guy, thief, stalking, swords and armor, afterlife, based on movie ...
Time: 1990s, 90s

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Most similar movies to Highlander

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and stylized films and TV series with plots about rivalry, heroes, escapades, good versus evil, adventure, danger and violence mostly in Action, Fantasy and Adventure genres. Some movies like Highlander: Highlander: Endgame (2000), Conan the Adventurer (1997), Highlander: The Raven (1998), Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998), BeastMaster (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Highlander: Endgame (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, sequel to cult film, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: immortality, good versus evil, supernatural ability, vengeance, danger, supernatural, heroes, gory, rivalry, adventure, master warrior, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, 17th century, 18th century, 16th century, 2000s ...
Place: ireland, scotland, usa, italy, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 112K
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: sincere, suspenseful, suspense, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, good versus evil, sword fight, cult, master warrior, supernatural, lone wolves, duel, magic, dark hero, mythology, memory ...
Time: 16th century, 80s, 20th century, 1940s, 1500s
Place: scotland, new york, europe, usa, america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, sword fight, archaeologist, good versus evil, katana sword, immortal, vengeance, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, master villain, master warrior, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 16th century, 20th century, 1990s, 18th century ...
Place: new york, japan, morocco, usa, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Conan the Adventurer (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, USA, Mexico
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Conan: The Adventurer is an American television series created, developed, financed, distributed and produced by Max A. Keller and Micheline Keller from 1997 to 1998 and loosely based on the fantasy hero Conan the Barbarian. The TV show premiered on ...
Style: rough, epic, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master warrior, imaginary kingdom, friends, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, danger, good versus evil, vengeance ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Highlander: The Raven (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, twist ending
Plot: immortality, escapades, partners against crime, unlikely partners, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, redemption, fighting crime, supernatural ability, partners, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 1990s
Place: europe, france, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Mortal Kombat: Conquest (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, imaginary, master warrior, contests and competitions, escapades, fight for supremacy, adventure, monk, gory, opponent, evil force, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 2K
BeastMaster (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Australia, Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: suspenseful, semi serious, stylized, exciting, wild
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: male objectification, hopes, adventure, battles, animal life, heroes, imaginary, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, escapades, danger, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
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, feel good, light, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural ability, hercules, superhuman powers, adventure, heroes, master warrior, heroic mission, rivalry, rescue, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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, stylized, tense, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, warrior, adventure, rivalry, murder, danger, death, vengeance, chase, blood, fantasy world ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 98K
Iron Fist (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
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, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, heroes, crimes, save the day, danger, rivalry, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, warrior, adventure, barbarian, sword and sorcery, imaginary kingdom, master warrior, heroic mission, imaginary, heroes, danger ...
Time: ancient history, twentieth century, year 1984, stone age, prehistoric times ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 274
Adventure Inc. (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
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: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, stylized
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, rivalry, ocean or sea, adventurer, deathtrap, partners, map, collector, secret place, archaeologist, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: immortality, good versus evil, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, future dystopia, adventure, master warrior, save the world, rivalry, ecological disaster, supernatural, danger ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2020s, 1990s, near future
Place: scotland, new york, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, danger, heroic mission, master villain, invisible man, mastermind, save the world ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era
Place: europe, venice, england, germany, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 4K
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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: revenge, magic, sword fight, bravery, supernatural, vengeance, adventure, escapades, battles, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.1
 4K
Mutant X (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, genetic engineering, martial arts, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman, heroic mission, imaginary, escapades, master villain, hunt down, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.9
 1K
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: bleak, exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, master warrior, rivalry, heroes, battles, supernatural, danger, curses spells and rituals, adventure, escapades, tough guy, mixed martial arts ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Jekyll and Hyde (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Inspired by the original novella by Robert Louis Stevenson, Jekyll and Hyde is set in 1930s London and follows Robert Jekyll, the grandson of Henry Jekyll, on his quest to discover his real identity, his true family history and the nature of his ...
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: split personality, anti heroes, self discovery, curses spells and rituals, escapades, supernatural ability, disorder, heroes, danger, superhuman powers, experiment gone awry, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Blade: The Series (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, scary
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, superhero, master villain, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary, escapades, deadly weapon, supernatural, vengeance, good versus evil, immortality ...
Time: 70s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Children of Dune (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 235 min.
Story: Under Paul ‘Muad'Dib’ Atreides' rule as Emperor, the planet Arrakis has enjoyed a renaissance. However, the revolution that Muad'dib inspired has transformed into a brutal jihad that has plunged all of humanity into a bitter, ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, imaginary kingdom, space travel, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, imaginary, leadership, heroes, political unrest, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.6
 420
Cobra (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Cobra is an American television action/adventure series starring Michael Dudikoff. It ran for just one season in syndication.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: adventure, escapades, heroes, fighting crime, rivalry, good versus evil, pistol, plastic surgery, six shooter, karate, ak 47, chase ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Power Rangers Samurai (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
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
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, teenage life, supernatural ability, partners, samurai, save the world, danger, youth, battles, heroes, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
V: The Final Battle (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
Story: A small group of human resistance fighters fight a desperate guerrilla war against the genocidal extra-terrestrials who dominate Earth.
Style: exciting, rough, futuristic, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: resistance, alien invasion, alien, evil alien, underground, supernatural, chaos, rivalry, space and aliens, chaos and mayhem, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Young Hercules (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Young Hercules was a spin-off from the 1990s syndicated television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys. It was aired on Fox Kids from September 12, 1998, to May 12, 1999. It lasted one season with 50 episodes and starred Ryan Gosling in the ...
Style: feel good, exciting, entertaining, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hercules, adventurer, superhuman powers, adventure, legends and myths, heroes, danger, imaginary, legendary hero, mythology, good versus evil, friendship ...
Time: ancient history, 80s
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.9
 271K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, crimes, heroes, speed, time travel, save the world, superhuman speed, save the day, adventure, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.1
 35K
Red Sonja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tyrant Gedren seeks the total power in a world of barbarism. She raids the city Hablac and kills the keeper of a talisman that gives her great power. Red Sonja, sister of the keeper, sets out with her magic sword to overthrow Gedren.
Style: sexy, suspenseful, serious, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, adventure, good versus evil, vengeance, supernatural, obsessive quest, heroic mission, escapades, chases and races, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, crimes ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 19K
Merlin (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 182 min.
Story: The legendary wizard tells his story of his war against Queen Mab of the Sidhe and his creation of Camelot.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, serious, epic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, betrayal, good versus evil, knight, king arthur, vengeance, rescue, adventure, christianity, supernatural, camelot, dragon ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Power Rangers Wild Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands, Japan, France
Duration: 30 min.
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
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, master villain, chaos and mayhem, superhuman powers, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Shannara Chronicles (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A young Healer armed with an unpredictable magic guides a runaway Elf in her perilous quest to save the peoples of the Four Lands from an age-old Demon scourge.
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, danger, betrayal, magic, love triangle, rivalry, supernatural, heroes, young heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In New York City, Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager, learns that she is descended from a line of Shadowhunters — half-angel warriors who protect humanity from evil forces. After her mother disappears, Clary joins forces with a group of ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, sexy, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: good versus evil, angel, supernatural, teenage love, love and romance, adventure, danger, chosen one, legends and myths, supernatural romance, werewolf, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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