Movies like Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

If you like "Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom" you are looking for exciting, humorous and entertaining movies about / with treasure hunt, archaeology, archaeologist, adventure, artifact, treasure and good versus evil themes of Action and Adventure genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
 7.5
 483K
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, entertaining, intense, semi serious, epic, tense, psychological, light, sincere ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeology, archaeologist, adventure, artifact, treasure, good versus evil, adventurer, tombs and skeletons, crocodile, mythology, survival, supernatural, sword fight, snake, sacrifice, lone hero, monster, secret society, love, jungle, children, violence, insect, villain ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1984, year 1935, 30s
Place: india, china, shanghai, shanghai china

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious and entertaining films with plots about adventure, treasure hunt, treasure, escapades, danger, heroes and chase mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom: Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), The Mummy (1999), Romancing the Stone (1984), National Treasure (2004), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, breathtaking, entertaining, epic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, holy grail, archaeology, adventurer, artifact, father son relationship, map, treasure, courage, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1912, year 1938, 1910s
Place: germany, israel, jordan, egypt, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, breathtaking, entertaining, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, archaeologist, artifact, adventurer, escapades, treasure, archaeology, ancient, journey, desert, secret place ...
Time: 1930s, year 1936, 20th century
Place: egypt, nepal, cairo egypt, south america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, scenic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, archaeologist, treasure, adventurer, archaeology, chase, artifact, jungle, alien, desert, mythology ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, future, year 1957
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, usa, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 7.1
 424K
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, funny, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, family outing
Plot: mummy, archaeology, treasure hunt, adventure, ancient egypt, adventurer, archaeologist, tomb, deadly creature, desert, curses spells and rituals, treasure ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: egypt, cairo egypt, middle east, africa, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
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: feel good, exciting, light, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, chick flick, date night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, jungle, unlikely couple, escapades, opposites attract, gem, map, romance, treasure, stranded, chase ...
Time: 80s, future, year 1984, 20th century
Place: colombia, south america, latin america, central america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, clever, suspense, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens, boys' night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, adventure, archaeologist, archaeology, riddles and clues, treasure hunter, adventurer, artifact, ancient, journey, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 19th century, 20th century ...
Place: usa, philadelphia, washington d.c., egypt, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, sexy, entertaining, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: female protagonist, treasure hunt, archaeology, treasure, artifact, archaeologist, adventure, tomb, strong female lead, kick-butt women, fantasy world, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: cambodia, venice, iceland, egypt, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, exciting, humorous, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids, boys' night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, treasure, desert, adventurer, happy ending, couple relations, love and romance, adventure, romance, novelist, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
crocodile movies
217
mythology movies
1217
1930s movies
1352
kids movies
5083
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, psychotronic, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: mummy, archaeology, ancient egypt, supernatural, good versus evil, treasure hunt, treasure, tomb, adventure, pyramid, monster, reincarnation ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1933
Place: egypt, london, england, middle east, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, UK, Hong Kong
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: exciting, sexy, entertaining, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: archaeologist, archaeology, treasure hunt, adventure, fantasy world, kick-butt women, female protagonist, monster, adventurer, tombs and skeletons, chase, treasure map ...
Time: 2000s
Place: greece, africa, egypt, hong kong, asia ...
⇓ 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: humorous, exciting, entertaining, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, archaeology, archaeologist, adventurer, obsessive quest, heroic mission, save the world, library, friendship, friends, university ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Treasure: Book of Secrets (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: entertaining, exciting, suspenseful, serious, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, archaeologist, ancient mystery, adventurer, archaeology, riddles and clues, adventure, artifact, treasure hunter, white house, hidden treasure ...
Time: 21st century, year 1865, 1860s, 2000s, 19th century ...
Place: virginia, london, washington d.c., south dakota, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, semi serious, cult film
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, adventure, battlefield, archaeologist, pirate, heroes, world spanning, deathtrap, disorder, secret place, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, year 1919, year 1918
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 160K
Uncharted (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A descendent of explorer Sir Francis Drake uncovers the location of the legendary El Dorado. With the help of his mentor and an ambitious journalist he works to uncover its secrets while surviving on an island filled with pirates, mercenaries, and a ...
Style: suspense, ambiguous ending, psychotronic, visually appealing, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, treasure hunter, adventure, jungle, adventurer, archaeology, artifact, heroes, tough guy, fight, betrayal ...
Time: future, year 2006
Place: the philippines, boston, new york, barcelona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, romantic, humorous, entertaining, witty ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night, family outing
Plot: pirate, ship, mermaid, chase, treasure hunt, adventurer, swashbuckler, treasure, mythical creature, adventure, captain, immortality ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: london, spain, england, caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: humorous, unusual plot structure, bad ending, harsh, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, archaeologist, disaster, catastrophe, adventure, missing person, woman with a gun, camp, snake, culture clash, farce ...
Time: 1930s, 1910s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 7K
Relic Hunter (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Relic Hunter is an anglophone Canadian television series, starring Tia Carrere and Christien Anholt. Actress Lindy Booth also starred for the first two seasons; Tanja Reichert replaced her for the third. It was inspired by the success of the video ...
Style: exciting, sexy, tense, captivating, witty ...
Plot: artifact, treasure hunt, archaeologist, relic, escapades, adventurer, martial arts, treasure, heroes, woman, women, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.1
 7K
Firewalker (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A pair of adventurers try to track down an ancient Aztec/Mayan/Egyptian/Apache horde of gold.
Style: buddy comedy, semi serious, humorous, surprise ending, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, martial arts, jungle, adventurer, curse, treasure hunter, treasure, voodoo, swamp, blonde, love interest, cave ...
Time: 80s
Place: central america
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, fairy tale, dark fantasy, colourful ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, date night ...
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, treasure hunt, treasure, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals, disney, british empire, pirate ship, weirdo, pirate captain ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Allan Quatermain and the Temple of Skulls (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Filmed on location in South Africa, a retelling of H. Rider Haggard's classic novel "King Solomon's Mines," featuring the adventurer who was the inspiration for Indiana Jones.
Style: realistic, rough, humorous, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Plot: rescue, treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, obsessive quest, secret place, wild ride, heroic mission, gunfight, chase, violence, male female relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 107K
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: stylized, exciting, humorous, buddy comedy, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, jungle, treasure, adventure, lone hero, gold, tough guy, bounty hunter, chase, fight, archaeologist, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: brazil, california, south america, latin america, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, dark fantasy, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, boys' night, date night
Plot: pirate, ship, adventure, supernatural, journey, friendship, swashbuckler, friends, sailboat, fantasy world, determination, sword fight ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: caribbean, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Big Trouble in Little China (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: When trucker, Jack Burton agreed to take his friend, Wang Chi to pick up his fiancee at the airport, he never expected to get involved in a supernatural battle between good and evil. Wang's fiancee has emerald green eyes, which make her a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: martial arts, truck driver, supernatural, magic, adventure, monster, good versus evil, mythology, kidnapping, friendship, truck, race against time ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, china, hong kong, california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
snake movies
1342
sacrifice movies
2571
lone hero movies
4333
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After retrieving the Crystal Skull in Utah, Flynn Carsen receives a map in the mail with the secret location of King Solomon's Mines. When the scroll is stolen, Judson explains the power of the Key of Solomon's book and assigns Flynn to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, parody
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: archaeologist, treasure hunt, archeological dig, artifact, witchcraft, adventure, heroes, adventurer, expedition, mummy, good versus evil, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 234K
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, buddy comedy, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: horse, texas ranger, native american, indians, superhero, adventure, cowboy, disney, escape, old west, corruption, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 20th century, 1860s, 1930s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hunt for the Amber Room (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: It's the greatest myth of the German post-war era: The Amber Room. Since its disappearance in 1945 from Koenigsberg Castle, legions of treasure hunters have tried and failed to find the room. It is said that Physics genius, Albert Einstein hid ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining
Plot: treasure hunter, treasure hunt, treasure, lost treasure, adventurer, archaeologist, secret, treasure map, grave robber, technology, adventure, hidden treasure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: captivating, serious, epic
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventurer, adventure, treasure, rivalry, escapades, damsel in distress, leader, male female relationship, heroes, trap ...
Time: 19th century
Place: cape town south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Treasure Island (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Young Jim Hawkins, while running the Benbow Inn with his mother, meets Captain Billy Bones, who dies at the inn while it is beseiged by buccaneers led by Blind Pew. Jim and his mother fight off the attackers and discover Billy Bones' treasure ...
Style: talky, light, scenic, melancholic, witty ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, treasure, treasure hunt, ship, treasure map, child in peril, adventure, medieval, betrayal, chase, swashbuckler, sword fight ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: israel, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 98K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, France, Germany, Spain, 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, buddy comedy, scenic, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: treasure, treasure hunt, adventure, desert, adventurer, treasure hunter, obsessive quest, archaeology, escapades, romance, good versus evil, civil war ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, egypt, nigeria, sahara
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 2.6
 748
Tomb Invader (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With promises of untold treasure, two modern-day adventurers team up to enter the ancient tomb of Quin Shi Haung, and stop a madman from releasing the mercury trapped within.
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: treasure hunter, archaeologist, tomb, girl fight, buried treasure, expedition, survival, chase, secret, jungle, peril, rescue ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%