Movies like Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
 6.2
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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced to head to Peru at the behest of a young man whose friend – and Indy's colleague – Professor Oxley has been captured for his knowledge of the skull's whereabouts.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic, semi serious, absurd, bad ending, ridiculous, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, archaeologist, treasure hunt, treasure, chase, adventurer, whip, good versus evil, artifact, russian, heroes, master villain, race against time, tombs and skeletons, jungle, motorcycle, desert, betrayal, fight scenes, mythology, creativity, storytelling, nuclear explosion, leather jacket, refrigerator ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, mexico, nevada, usa, brazil ...

Most similar movies to Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, entertaining, semi serious and humorous films with plots about adventure, escapades, chase, destiny, dialogue, mentor and treasure hunt mostly in Adventure, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), National Treasure (2004), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), The Rundown (2003), Romancing the Stone (1984). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, archaeologist, artifact, adventurer, ancient, rivalry, villain, escapades, good versus evil, tombs and skeletons, treasure ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, cairo egypt, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, gross out humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, child driving car, treasure, violence, tombs and skeletons, artifact, adventurer, good versus evil, adventure, monkey, torture ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: india, mine, china, shanghai china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, intellectual, scenic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, riddles and clues, adventure, adventurer, journey, map, tombs and skeletons, archaeologist, expedition, artifact, ancient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 18th century, 1830s, 1770s ...
Place: usa, jerusalem, pennsylvania, washington d.c., new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah and Elsa Schneider to follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis from recovering the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, holy grail, map, adventurer, artifact, escape, father son relationship, diary, nazi, courage, underwater ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1910s, 30s, year 1938
Place: germany, israel, mine, middle east, utah ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lara Croft ventures to an underwater temple in search of the mythological Pandora's Box but, after securing it, it is promptly stolen by the villainous leader of a Chinese crime syndicate. Lara must recover the box before the syndicate's ...
Style: stylized, exciting, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: archaeologist, fantasy world, treasure hunt, adventure, sexy woman, good versus evil, adventurer, save the world, heroic mission, danger, expedition, chase ...
Time: 2000s
Place: hong kong, greece, africa, kenya, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth's diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor's innocence in the assassination ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, ancient mystery, riddles and clues, treasure, archaeologist, adventurer, secret, assassination, american civil war, gold, adventure, race against time ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 1860s, 2000s
Place: buckingham palace, virginia, big ben london, south dakota, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a magical artifact is lifted from his library, a meek librarian sets out to ensure its safe return.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, university, adventurer, save the world, friendship, good versus evil, friends, heroic mission, chase, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, treasure, heroic mission, fantasy world, adventure, good versus evil, time travel, martial arts, archaeology, lone hero, solar eclipse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iceland, siberia, cambodia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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 95K
The Rundown (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When Travis, the mouthy son of a criminal, disappears in the Amazon in search of a treasured artifact, his father sends in Beck, who becomes Travis's rival for the affections of Mariana, a mysterious Brazilian woman. With his steely ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, buddy comedy, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, gold, bounty hunter, adventure, amazon, archaeologist, fight, tough guy, slavery, heroes, one man army ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: brazil, latin america, mine, south america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, unlikely couple, adventure, opposites attract, escapades, danger, map, drug lord, romance, chase, treasure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, south america, latin america, central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.0
 84K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, car chase, civil war, beach, tyrant, ship, explorer, adventure, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 363K
The Mummy (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and his companion, Beni stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death – his body will remain undead for ...
Style: exciting, scary, semi serious, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, mummy, adventurer, deadly creature, adventure, supernatural, tomb, curses spells and rituals, sandstorm, chase, ancient, opposites attract ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, north africa, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Mummy Returns (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rick and Evelyn O'Connell, along with their 8 year old son Alex, discover the key to the legendary Scorpion King's might, the fabled Bracelet of Anubis. Unfortunately, a newly resurrected Imhotep has designs on the bracelet as well, and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: mummy, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, immortality, ancient egypt, treasure hunt, reincarnation, pyramid, tomb, treasure, archaeology ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: egypt, africa, england, europe, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 19K
Chinese Zodiac (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Asian Hawk (Jackie Chan) leads a mercenary team to recover several lost artifacts from the Old Summer Palace, the bronze heads of the 12 Chinese Zodiac animals which were sacked by the French and British armies from the imperial Summer Palace in ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, treasure hunt, adventure, escapades, heroes, adventurer, master criminal, ancient mystery, legends and myths, crimes, hopes, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1850s
Place: china, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, tense, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, expedition, adventurer, fantasy world, chase, adventure, obsessive quest, danger, rescue, heroic mission, volcano, research ...
Time: contemporary, prehistoric, 19th century, 21st century
Place: iceland, mine, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Fifth Element (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, breathtaking, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, save the world, space and aliens, future dystopia, good versus evil, end of the world, alien, heroic mission, love, adventure, supernatural ability, spacecraft ...
Time: future, 1990s, 1910s
Place: egypt, new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Raiders of the Lost Ark: The Adaptation (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After seeing Raiders of the Lost Ark in 1981, three 12 year old friends, Chris Strompolos, Eric Zala and Jayson Lamb, began filming their own shot-by-shot adaptation of the Spielberg classic in the backyards of their Mississippi homes. After 6 ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, sentimental, humorous, light ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, coming of age, treasure hunt, adventurer, good versus evil, master villain, obsessive quest, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 80s
Place: san francisco, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
King Solomon's Mines (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ever in search of adventure, explorer Allan Quatermain agrees to join the beautiful Jesse Huston on a mission to locate her archaeologist father, who has been abducted for his knowledge of the legendary mines of King Solomon. As the kidnappers, led ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, atmospheric, surprise ending, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, escapades, secret place, chase, rescue, adventure hero, deathtrap, disappearance, archaeologist ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s, 1910s, 1930s, 80s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After his brother Robeson disappears without a trace while exploring Africa in search of a legendary 'white tribe', Allan Quatermain decides to follow in his footsteps to learn what became of him. Soon after arriving, he discovers the Lost ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, awful, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: treasure hunt, missing person, adventurer, slave, rescue, adventure, jungle, treasure, daring rescue, gold, sibling relationship, archaeologist ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Treasure of the Peacock's Eye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Finds Indy vagabonding around the South Pacific on a treasure hunt for a fabled lost diamond. The war in Europe ends but a new adventure begins for Indy when a mysterious man's dying words, "The eye of the peacock!" send him and Remy ...
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, pirate, adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, disorder, secret place, deathtrap, fistfight, ambush ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1919, 1900s, year 1918
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life. Of course he's ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: date night, family outing, boys' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, treasure, desert, romance, swashbuckler, dictator, novelist, adventure, archaeologist, palace, love and romance ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
MacGyver: Lost Treasure of Atlantis (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Hunting artifacts attributed to Zenon (an ancient scientist from Atlantis), MacGyver and his old professor end up searching for the lost city.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: volcano, hidden treasure, adventure, adventurer, obsessive quest, atlantis, race against time, treasure hunt, danger, escapades, heroes, master villain ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Pirates of the Caribbean: The Curse of the Black Pearl (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Jack Sparrow, a freewheeling 17th-century pirate, quarrels with a rival pirate bent on pillaging Port Royal. When the governor's daughter is kidnapped, Sparrow decides to help the girl's love save her.
Style: exciting, entertaining, witty, biting, wild ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, date night, kids
Plot: adventure, pirate, ship, curses spells and rituals, treasure, treasure hunt, ocean or sea, gold, ghost, pirate ship, captain, exotic island ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: As Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger Death Star. Han Solo remains frozen in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space wars, rebel, good versus evil, outer space, heroic mission, space opera, star wars, space and aliens, redemption, emperor, spacecraft, space battle ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Armour of God 2: Operation Condor (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Agent Jackie is hired to find WWII Nazi gold hidden in the Sahara desert. He teams up with three bungling women (the 3 stooges?) who are all connected in some way. However a team of mercenries have ideas on the ownership of the gold. A battle / ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, gold, martial arts, chase, adventure, adventurer, heroic mission, chases and races, wilderness, crimes, danger ...
Place: spain, europe, hong kong, egypt, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.7
 68K
Fool's Gold (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Treasure hunter Ben "Finn" Finnegan has sunk his marriage to Tess and his trusty boat in his obsessive quest to find the legendary Queen's Dowry. When he finds a vital clue that may finally pinpoint the treasure's whereabouts, he ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, teens, chick flick
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, rivalry, yacht, scuba diving, obsessive quest, escapades, sunken treasure, father daughter relationship, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, bahamas, florida, spain, caribbean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: exciting, epic, semi serious, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, space and aliens, space wars, totalitarianism, adventure, good versus evil, space opera, rebellion, heroic mission, power relations, evil empire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Style: exciting, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, cliffhanger ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, date night
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, chases and races, swashbuckler, captain, freedom, theft, treasure, monster ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
 93K
Gods of Egypt (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, China
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.
Style: exciting, epic, stylized, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, adventure, rescue, chaos and mayhem, immortality, danger, save the day, legends and myths, desert, afterlife, redemption ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A rogue prince reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time – gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: fall in love, betrayal, rivalry, adventure, heroes, time travel, prince, love and romance, family relations, heir heiress, danger, destiny ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia, asia, egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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