Movies like The Legend of Zorro

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The Legend of Zorro (2005)
 6.0
 90K
The Legend of Zorro (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Having spent the last 10 years fighting injustice and cruelty, Alejandro de la Vega is now facing his greatest challenge: his loving wife Elena has thrown him out of the house! Elena has filed for divorce and found comfort in the arms of Count Armand, a dashing French aristocrat. But Alejandro knows something she doesn't: Armand is the evil mastermind behind a terrorist plot to destroy the United States. And so, with his marriage and the county's future at stake, it's up to Zorro to save two unions before it's too late.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, sexy, entertaining, romantic, twists and turns, idiotic
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: sword fight, tough guy, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, folk hero, old west, family relations, parents and children, political intrigue, legends and myths, danger, rescue, spy, good versus evil, divorce, romance, adventure hero, lone hero, couple relations, crumbling relationship, couples, rivalry, relationship vs career, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: california, mexico, los angeles, usa, latin america, las vegas

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Most similar movies to The Legend of Zorro

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, entertaining and realistic films with plots about heroes, adventure, rivalry, chase, mentor, dialogue and violence mostly in Action, Adventure and Romance genres. Some movies like The Legend of Zorro: Zorro (1975), Maverick (1994), The Three Musketeers (2011), Aces 'N' Eights (2008), Spy Kids (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Mask of Zorro (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Mexico
Duration: 136 min.
Story: It has been twenty years since Don Diego de la Vega fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Having escaped from prison he transforms troubled bandit Alejandro into his successor, in order to foil the plans ...
Style: exciting, romantic, entertaining, humorous, tragicomedy ...
Audience: teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: lone hero, secret identity, adventure, love and romance, good versus evil, heroic mission, daring rescue, fall in love, romance, one against many, righting the wronged, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1820s
Place: california, mexico, usa, egypt, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 3K
Zorro (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A newly arrived governor finds his province under the control of the corrupt Colonel Huerta. To avoid assassination by Huerta, he pretends to be weak and indecisive so Huerta will believe he poses no threat. But secretly he masquerades as Zorro, and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: secret identity, vigilantism, heroes, daring rescue, good versus evil, superhero, masked vigilante, sword duel, tough heroes, righting the wronged, danger, fighting crime ...
Place: europe, usa, spain, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 99K
Maverick (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them. He needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a Winner Take All poker game that begins in a few days. He tries to win some, tries to collect a few debts, and ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, cons and scams, poker, adventure, unlikely partners, debt, cheating, card playing, vengeance, gambler, strong female character, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era, 60s, 1960s
Place: louisiana, usa, mississippi, mississippi river, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Mark of Zorro (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The swishing fop Don Diego de la Vega becomes the swashbuckling masked hero Zorro when tyranny threatens his people in nineteenth-century California.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, vigilantism, good versus evil, rivalry, danger, undercover, adventurer, revolution, dishonesty, secret identity, righting the wronged, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Three Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, duel, adventure, danger, political intrigue, buddies, partners, escapades, heroic mission, conspiracy, daring rescue, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, england, english channel, venice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rescue, americana, adventure, good versus evil, vengeance, partners, heroes, criminal heroes, society, brutality, murder ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 5.5
 105K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: humorous, exciting, light, colourful, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, secret agents, young heroes, fantasy world, heroic mission, good versus evil, spy, kidnapping, rescue, child spy, escapades, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Mission: Impossible III (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Retired from active duty to train new IMF agents, Ethan Hunt is called back into action to confront sadistic arms dealer, Owen Davian. Hunt must try to protect his girlfriend while working with his new team to complete the mission.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, mission, disguise, nurse, secret, spy, double agent, gunfight, murder, helicopter, escape ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: berlin germany, shanghai, shanghai china, rome italy, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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 4.9
 14K
The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, baroque ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, rescue, betrayal, kingdom, vengeance, adventure, heroic mission, righting the wronged, state affairs, escapades, danger, intrigue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, boys' night, pre-teens, teens
Plot: child spy, child hero, rescue, adventure, mission, family, video game, secret agents, escapades, save the world, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, island, good versus evil, child spy, rivalry, mad scientist, spy, heroes, secret agents, genetic engineering, villain, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
American Outlaws (2001)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a Midwest town learns that a corrupt railroad baron has captured the deeds to their homesteads without their knowledge, a group of young ranchers join forces to take back what is rightfully theirs. They will become the object of the biggest ...
Style: exciting, intense, humorous, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: old west, gang, heroes, rebelliousness, rivalry, rebellion, dishonesty, cowboys and outlaws, battles, battle, family relations, secret ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.9
 165K
A Knight's Tale (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: William Thatcher, a peasant, is sent to apprentice with a Knight named Hector as a young boy. Urged by his father to "change his Stars", he assumes Sir Hector's place in a tournament when Hector dies in the middle of it. He wins. With ...
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, teens, chick flick
Plot: knight, jousting, rivalry, against the odds, game, duel, hopes, torture, impostor, church, swords and armor, adventure ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england, europe, london, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
The Return of the Musketeers (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort. Porthos, bored with riches and wanting a title, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, musketeer, adventure, romance, betrayal, royal family, dishonesty, adventurer, good versus evil, kidnapping, rebellion, friends ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 1600s, 70s
Place: france, england, europe, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, exciting, rough, humorous, semi serious ...
Plot: rescue, treasure hunt, adventurer, secret place, obsessive quest, heroic mission, wild ride, danger, heroes, chase, male female relationship, gunfight ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Two Mules for Sister Sara (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Hogan, on his way to do some reconnaissance for a future mission to capture a French fort, encounters Sister Sara, a nun in trouble. Before he knows it, Hogan is accompanying Sister Sara in the dangerous frontier while she seeks to achieve a hidden ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, light, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, revolution, french, heroes, rescue, danger, partners, rebelliousness, rivalry, gunslinger, gunfight, cowboys and outlaws ...
Time: 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Texas Rangers (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ten years after the Civil War has ended, the Governor of Texas asks Leander McNelly to form a company of Rangers to help uphold the law along the Mexican border. With a few veterans of the war, most of the recruits are young men who have little or ...
Style: serious, harsh, exciting, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: texas ranger, adventure, crimes, love triangle, danger, rescue, rivalry, tough heroes, tiger, heroes, interracial relations, racial segregation ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Comancheros (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, rescue, gambler, renegade, texas ranger, chase, gang, murder, crimes, adventure, gambling, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, mexico, latin america, yuma arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the young Texas Ranger, John Reid, is the sole survivor of an ambush arranged by the militaristic outlaw leader, Butch Cavendich, he is rescued by an old childhood Comanche friend, Tonto. When he recovers from his wounds, he dedicates his life ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, realistic, cult film ...
Plot: vigilantism, old west, heroes, adventure, crimes, secret identity, assassination, gang, tough heroes, friends, folk hero, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Scorpion King (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, tense, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: ancient egypt, master warrior, adventure, sword fight, desert, good versus evil, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, danger, woman in danger, leadership, destiny ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 4.5
 5K
Extreme Ops (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While filming an advertisement, some extreme sports enthusiasts unwittingly stop a group of terrorists.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: extreme sports, terrorism, skiing, avalanche, danger, survival, chase, adventure, leadership, deadly, buddies, on the run ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
Place: austria, europe, former yugoslavia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Three Musketeers (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Spain, Panama, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young D'Artagnan arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming a king's musketeer. He meets and quarrels with three men, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, each of whom challenges him to a duel. D'Artagnan finds out they are musketeers and is ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swashbuckler, heroes, musketeer, extramarital affair, sword fight, adventure, romance, fight, friends, cabaret, rebellion, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, england, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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, exciting, suspenseful, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: barbarian, adventure, sword and sorcery, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, master warrior, heroes, magic ...
Time: ancient history, 80s, twentieth century, year 1984, prehistoric times ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
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The Three Musketeers (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Austria, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: D'Artagnan travels to Paris hoping to become a musketeer, one of the French king's elite bodyguards, only to discover that the corps has been disbanded by conniving Cardinal Richelieu, who secretly hopes to usurp the throne. Fortunately, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, betrayal, good versus evil, duel, friendship, heroes, throne, adventure, family, romance, rebelliousness, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 5.6
 15K
Navy Seals (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During a rescue mission, a team of Navy Seals discover that a terrorist group have access to deadly US built Stinger missiles, and must set out to locate and destroy them before they can be used.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, humorous, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, race against time, soldier, battles, heroes, military, save the day, danger, war, heroic mission, adventure, leadership ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 90s, 1990s
Place: middle east, beirut lebanon, lebanon, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
The Quick and the Dead (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: duel, revenge, small town, gunfight, prairie, old west, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, gun duel, female protagonist, prison ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, yuma arizona, tucson arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
A View to a Kill (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: A newly developed microchip designed by Zorin Industries for the British Government that can survive the electromagnetic radiation caused by a nuclear explosion has landed in the hands of the KGB. James Bond must find out how and why. His suspicions ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, chase, race against time, secret agents, kgb, heroic mission, adventure, safecracker, skiing, 007, crimes, secret identity ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: paris france, france, san francisco, usa, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Never Say Never Again (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, West Germany
Duration: 134 min.
Story: James Bond returns as the secret agent 007 one more time to battle the evil organization SPECTRE. Bond must defeat Largo, who has stolen two atomic warheads for nuclear blackmail. But Bond has an ally in Largo's girlfriend, the willowy Domino, ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, spy, island, terrorism, world domination, race against time, undercover, secret agents, heroes, motorcycle chase, scuba diving, british secret service ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: french riviera, bahamas, england, europe, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Agent Cody Banks (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Recruited by the U.S. government to be a special agent, nerdy teenager Cody Banks must get closer to cute classmate Natalie in order to learn about an evil plan hatched by her father. But despite the agent persona, Cody struggles with teen angst.
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, sexy, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: secret agents, adventure, heroes, working undercover, cia, spy, teenage life, undercover, espionage, family, adventurer, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: usa, hong kong, seattle washington, seattle
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
 6.6
 116K
Shanghai Noon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chon Wang, a clumsy imperial guard trails Princess Pei Pei when she is kidnapped from the Forbidden City and transported to America. Wang follows her captors to Nevada, where he teams up with an unlikely partner, outcast outlaw Roy O'Bannon, ...
Style: light, humorous, exciting, feel good, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rescue, cowboy, adventure, princess, chinese, martial arts, old west, society, odd couple, save the day, unlikely partners, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 18th century
Place: china, nevada, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%