Movies and TV shows like Arrow

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 7.7
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Arrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating, breathtaking, stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, masked vigilante, fighting crime, double life, heroes, martial arts, righting the wronged, undercover, crime fighter, arrow, billionaire, vigilantism, young man, brother sister relationship, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, death of father, mother son relationship, urban, crimes, escapades, rivalry, superhero team, presumed dead, butler, hunt down ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Arrow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and stylized films and TV series with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, superhero and undercover mostly in Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Arrow: The Flash (2014), Daredevil (2015), Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013), The Cape (2011), Iron Fist (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 8.0
 256K
The Flash
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: surprise ending, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, superhuman speed, save the world, good versus evil, speed, save the day, end of the world, time travel, supernatural power, crime fighter, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   98%
 
 8.7
 297K
Daredevil
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Lawyer-by-day Matt Murdock uses his heightened senses from being blinded as a young boy to fight crime at night on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen as Daredevil.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: daredevil, superhero, master villain, fighting crime, secret identity, lawyer, crime boss, vigilantism, good versus evil, crimes, escapades, superhuman powers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   89%
 
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Agent Phil Coulson of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) puts together a team of agents to investigate the new, the strange and the unknown around the globe, protecting the ordinary from the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, government agency, adventure, special agents, save the day, danger, heroes, master villain, good versus evil, scientist, pilot, hi-tech ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   58%
    User:   91%
 
 5.8
 8K
The Cape
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: "The Cape" is a drama series following Vince Faraday, an honest cop on a corrupt police force, who finds himself framed for a series of murders and presumed dead. He is forced into hiding, leaving behind his wife Dana and son, Trip. Fueled ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, fighting crime, urban, vigilantism, crimes, heroes, rivalry, undercover, frame up, danger, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   57%
    User:   89%
 
 6.7
 91K
Iron Fist
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, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, martial arts, heroes, fighting crime, good versus evil, crimes, save the day, super powers, danger, escapades, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   100%
 
DC's Legends of Tomorrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to ...
Style: captivating, stylized, entertaining, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, time travel, villain, superhero team, alternate reality, super villain, adventure, strong female character, good versus evil, save the world, assassin, fictional war ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   100%
 
 7.8
 98K
Grimm
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: After Portland homicide detective Nick Burkhardt discovers he's descended from an elite line of criminal profilers known as "Grimms," he increasingly finds his responsibilities as a detective at odds with his new responsibilities as a ...
Style: suspenseful, fairy tale, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, police detective, good versus evil, heroes, life turned upside down, evil force, hunt down, creature, legends and myths, deadly, weapons, deadly creature ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   67%
 
 5.3
 193K
Daredevil
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, vengeance, dark hero, vigilante, blindness, justice, martial arts, revenge, master villain, comics, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   100%
 
 6.5
 86K
Supergirl
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Twenty-four-year-old Kara Zor-El, who was taken in by the Danvers family when she was 13 after being sent away from Krypton, must learn to embrace her powers after previously hiding them. The Danvers teach her to be careful with her powers, until ...
Style: exciting, light, emotional, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, female protagonist, super strength, strong female character, superhuman powers, secret identity, alien race, supervillain, alien, alien monster, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   31%
    User:   75%
 
The Tomorrow People
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, futuristic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, teleportation, young heroes, youth, friendship, danger, rivalry, track down, chases and races, escapades, mind control, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   100%
 
Person of Interest
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Person of Interest follows former CIA paramilitary operative, John Reese, who is presumed dead and teams up with reclusive billionaire Finch to prevent violent crimes in New York City by initiating their own type of justice. With the special ...
Style: serious, clever, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, partners against crime, fighting crime, crimes, chases and races, surveillance, vigilantism, danger, mysterious character, secret, heroes, hi-tech ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   30%
 
Arrow: Blood Rush
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
Story: A six episode mini series broadcast online alongside Arrow. Felicity meets Roy and has a special mission for him.
Style: twists and turns, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fighting crime, urban, escapades, heroes, superhero, prodigy, vigilantism, crimes, rivalry, undercover, woman with glasses, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
 6.9
 25K
Knight Rider
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Michael Long, an undercover police officer, is shot while investigating a case and left for dead by his assailants. He is rescued by Wilton Knight, a wealthy, dying millionaire and inventor who arranges life-saving surgery, including a new face and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, tense, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: a.i., fighting crime, car chase, chases and races, talking car, adventure, partners, armored vehicle, gunfight, weapons, lone hero, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   27%
 
The Six Million Dollar Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Six Million Dollar Man is an American television series about a former astronaut with bionic implants working for a fictional government office known as OSI. The series is based on the Martin Caidin novel Cyborg, which was the series's ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, androids and robots, superhuman powers, chases and races, escapades, investigation, crimes, superior, government agency, espionage, danger ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   30%
 
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman ...
Style: exciting, dark, comic, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, batman, dark hero, fight scenes, comics, superhuman powers, justice, save the world, heroes, weapons, good versus evil, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1918, year 1981, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., tijuana mexico, u.s. capitol building, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   100%
 
 6.8
 6K
Powers
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, fighting crime, crimes, ambitious, friendship, good versus evil, law enforcement, escapades, life is a bitch, hand to hand combat, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   29%
 
 7.5
 94K
Luke Cage
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, master villain, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the day, danger, fighting crime, crimes, african american, violence, death, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   100%
 
Black Lightning
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Jefferson Pierce is a man wrestling with a secret. As the father of two daughters and principal of a charter high school that also serves as a safe haven for young people in a New Orleans neighborhood overrun by gang violence, he is a hero to his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, superhuman powers, good versus evil, masked superhero, one man army, electricity, supernatural power, urban, super powers, neo noir, killings ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   23%
 
 8.4
 72K
Banshee
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Banshee is an American drama television series set in a small town in Pennsylvania Amish country and features an enigmatic ex-con posing as a murdered sheriff who imposes his own brand of justice while also cooking up plans that serve his own ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, sexy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, sheriff, crime, crimes, impostor, confrontation, cons and scams, strong sexual content, small town, uncle niece relationship, female nudity, organized crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, pennsylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   22%
 
 7.7
 45K
Nikita
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nikita will stop at nothing to expose and destroy Division, the secret U.S. agency who trained her as a spy and assassin.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female killer, hitman, female spy, chases and races, betrayal, working undercover, crimes, secret government organization, mole, killings, assassination, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   24%
    User:   28%
 
 7.3
 25K
Covert Affairs
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A young CIA operative, Annie Walker, is mysteriously summoned to headquarters for duty as a field operative. While Annie believes she's been promoted for her exceptional linguistic skills, there may be something or someone from her past that ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: spy, cia, secret agents, working undercover, state affairs, undercover, workplace, double life, mission gone awry, characters in danger, government agency, power relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, virginia, langley virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   23%
    User:   19%
 
 8.5
 336K
Supernatural
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, suspense, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, good versus evil, obsessive quest, ghost, monster, brother brother relationship, vampire, curses spells and rituals, demon, danger, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1983, 1990s, 2010s ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   23%
    User:   69%
 
The Incredible Hulk
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Incredible Hulk is an American television series based on the Marvel Comics character, the Hulk. The series aired on the CBS television network and starred Bill Bixby as David Banner, Lou Ferrigno as the Hulk, and Jack Colvin as Jack McGee. In ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sentimental, tense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, scientist, uncontrollable, one against many, tough guy, anger, adventure, mutant, danger, false accusation, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   23%
    User:   20%
 
 7.7
 15K
Graceland
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Somewhere in Southern California, in a drug raid run by the US government, a beachfront property was seized and turned into a residence for undercover cops. They are all top agents of the DEA, FBI, and Customs and they are living in this house ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fbi, rookie, undercover, special agents, crimes, fighting crime, coworker relationship, verbal byplay, working undercover, danger, drug dealer, temperamental ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   22%
    User:   18%
 
 7.6
 41K
Alias
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Sydney Bristow, an agent who has been tricked to believe she is working for the U.S. government, is actually working for a criminal organization named the Alliance of Twelve. Upon learning this, Sydney becomes a double agent for the real CIA.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, martial arts, double agent, cia, secret identity, betrayal, espionage, obsessive quest, race against time, undercover, escapades, female spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   22%
    User:   20%
 
 8.1
 23K
Quantum Leap
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Theorizing that one could time travel within his own lifetime, Dr. Sam Beckett stepped into the Quantum Leap accelerator and vanished... He woke to find himself trapped in the past, facing mirror images that were not his own and driven by an unknown ...
Style: exciting, stylized, witty, captivating, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: changing the past or future, time travel, hologram, partners, impersonating, adventure, fish out of water, hidden identity, odd couple, righting the wronged, experiment gone awry, hopes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   21%
    User:   24%
 
 7.4
 28K
Dark Angel
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Super soldier Max Guevera tries to live a normal life in post-apocalyptic Seattle while eluding capture by government agents from the covert biotech facility she escaped from as a child and searching for her genetically-enhanced brothers and sisters ...
Style: futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: genetic engineering, future dystopia, female protagonist, super soldier, female martial artist, experiment gone awry, hidden identity, superhuman powers, righting the wronged, secret government organization, life is a bitch, hacker ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, seattle, seattle washington
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   21%
    User:   18%
 
The Bionic Woman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, androids and robots, superheroine, female protagonist, secret identity, danger, investigation, escapades, teacher student relationship, spy, teacher ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   21%
    User:   17%
 
 7.3
 5K
The Flash
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The Flash is a 1990 American television series that starred John Wesley Shipp as the superhero, the Flash, and co-starred Amanda Pays. The series was developed from the DC Comics characters by the writing team of Danny Bilson and Paul De Meo, and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, captivating, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, fighting crime, superhuman speed, adventure, save the day, danger, chases and races, urban, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   21%
    User:   19%
 
 7.7
 31K
MacGyver
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 48 min.
Story: MacGyver is an American action-adventure television series created by Lee David Zlotoff. Henry Winkler and John Rich were the executive producers. The show ran for seven seasons on ABC in the United States and various other networks abroad from 1985 ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: race against time, spy, adventure, righting the wronged, chases and races, problem solving, crime fighter, one man army, danger, heroes, rivalry, science ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   20%
    User:   20%
 
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