Movies and TV shows like Arrow

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Arrow (2012)
 7.6
 384K
Arrow (2012)
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, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, captivating, breathtaking, realistic, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, fighting crime, undercover, vigilantism, righting the wronged, rivalry, millionaire, martial arts, young man, masked vigilante, urban, young woman, killings, scheme, billionaire, crime fighter, arrow, ex boyfriend ex girlfriend relationship, death of father, brother sister relationship, crimes, evil, presumed dead ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Arrow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about escapades, heroes, rivalry, superhero, crimes, good versus evil and danger mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like Arrow: The Flash (2014), Daredevil (2015), The Cape (2011), Iron Fist (2017), Supergirl (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
 281K
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: superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, save the world, heroes, crimes, time travel, speed, danger, adventure, supernatural power, superhuman speed ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.6
 335K
Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, 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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, fighting crime, good versus evil, secret identity, lawyer, heroes, superhuman powers, danger, crimes, undercover, daredevil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 8K
The Cape (2011)
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, honest law enforcer, ex law enforcer, corrupt law enforcer, danger, vigilantism, secret identity, heroes, crimes, rivalry, frame up, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.5
 103K
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, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, crimes, heroes, save the day, danger, rivalry, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 99K
Supergirl (2015)
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, suspenseful, emotional, light, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, secret identity, super strength, alien, superhuman powers, strong female character, good versus evil, alien monster, sister sister relationship, heroes, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
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, exciting, entertaining, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, villain, alternate reality, superhero, adventure, save the world, lgbt, assassin, time travel, super villain, female warrior, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come quickly enough. Peter has not forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, touching ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, superhuman powers, vigilantism, heroes, fighting crime, experiment, scientist, protector, double life, transformation, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Arrow: Blood Rush (2013)
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, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, crimes, undercover, prodigy, escapades, heroes, urban, rivalry, fighting crime, vigilantism, violence, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 199K
Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime
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: exciting, stylized, comic, dark, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, secret identity, vigilantism, martial arts, supernatural ability, vengeance, boxing, fighting crime, blindness, organized crime, rapist, megalomaniac ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 1.2M
Batman Begins (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal ...
Style: dark, exciting, bleak, suspense, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, secret identity, good versus evil, double life, fighting crime, disguise, heroes, haunted by the past, undercover, crime fighter, corruption, justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 1990s, 20th century
Place: usa, africa, tibet, himalaya
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, superhero, adventure, danger, dysfunctional family, family, death, gay, time travel, life is a bitch, society, fight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Green Hornet (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A newspaper publisher and his Asian valet/martial arts expert battle crime as the feared Green Hornet and Kato. After Bruce Lee's untimely death in 1973, and the global success of 'Enter The Dragon', two 90-minute feature films were ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, secret identity, fighting crime, crimes, friendship, undercover, heroes, rivalry, crime fighter, organized crime, justice ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 156K
The Punisher (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A former Marine out to punish the criminals responsible for his family's murder finds himself ensnared in a military conspiracy.
Style: brutal, bloody, exciting, intense, harsh ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vigilante, violence, revenge, vigilantism, blood, superhero, vengeance, murder, violent, comics, gory, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 107K
Luke Cage (2016)
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, superhuman powers, good versus evil, danger, fighting crime, save the day, crimes, escapades, master villain, african american, death, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 9.0
 2.1M
The Dark Knight (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Batman raises the stakes in his war on crime. With the help of Lt. Jim Gordon and District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman sets out to dismantle the remaining criminal organizations that plague the streets. The partnership proves to be effective, but ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, atmospheric, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, secret identity, double life, organized crime, good versus evil, rivalry, master villain, batman, moral dilemma, psychopath, loss of loved one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.3
 347
Black Scorpion (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Story: Black Scorpion is an action-crime TV series that aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in 2001 and in Canada on Space in 2002. The series is based on two Roger Corman movies, Black Scorpion, and the sequel Black Scorpion II: Aftershock. The show focuses on a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superheroine, female protagonist, superhuman powers, heroes, vigilantism, rivalry, police corruption, good versus evil, undercover, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Green Hornet (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets Kato (Jay Chou), a resourceful company ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, car chase, secret identity, violence, fighting crime, partners against crime, revenge, vigilantism, gangsters, irresponsible, inheritance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.8
 104K
Grimm (2011)
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, exciting, captivating, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: creature, supernatural, legends and myths, police detective, good versus evil, life turned upside down, hunt down, supernatural ability, monster, werewolf, evil force, transformation ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 17K
Human Target (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Human Target is an American action drama television series that was broadcast by Fox in the United States. Based loosely on the Human Target comic book character created by Len Wein and Carmine Infantino for DC Comics, it is the second series based ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bodyguard, private detective, peril, hidden identity, teamwork, crimes, assassination attempt, coworker, characters in danger, life risking, mission, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 180K
Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, private detective, superhero, investigation, danger, imaginary, violence, lawyer, good versus evil, mind control, death, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.8
 58K
The Spirit (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces from the shadows of Central City. The ...
Style: stylized, exciting, rough, serious, comic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, good versus evil, fighting crime, back from the dead, heroes, crime, vigilantism, female assassin, police officer killed, crime fighter, masked superhero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 108K
Revenge (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: When Emily Thorne moves to the Hamptons, everyone wonders about the new girl, but she knows everything about them, including what they did to her family. Years ago, they took everything from her. Now, one by one, she's going to make them pay.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: chick flick
Plot: high society, hidden identity, vengeance, undercover, haunted by the past, pretense, strong female character, secret, family secret, millionaire, scheme, adultery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Six Million Dollar Man (1974)
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, suspenseful, exciting, tense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, undercover, adventure, superior, investigation, androids and robots, chases and races, crimes, escapades, danger, espionage, government agency ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 6K
The Flash (1990)
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: secret identity, superhero, fighting crime, danger, adventure, chases and races, save the day, crimes, urban, good versus evil, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 543
NightMan (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Night Man is an American action/adventure/sci-fi series that aired in syndication from September 15, 1997 to May 17, 1999. The series is loosely based on a comic book published by Malibu Comics and was created by Steve Englehart and developed for ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, jazz musician, fighting crime, jazz, rivalry, danger, imaginary, superhuman powers, heroes, escapades, adventure, policewoman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 8.4
 357K
Supernatural (2005)
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, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, supernatural ability, demon, good versus evil, monster, search, angel, death, killings, characters in danger, peril ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1978, 1990s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 3K
Street Hawk (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Street Hawk is an American television series that aired for 13 episodes on ABC in 1985. The series is a Limekiln and Templar Production in association with Universal Television. Its central characters were created by Paul M. Belous and Robert ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, secret identity, fighting crime, law enforcement, rivalry, motorcycle chase, imaginary, escapades, heroes, adventure, chases and races, mysterious character ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 301
Super Force (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Super Force is an action-adventure TV series about a former astronaut who uses an advanced combat suit and motorcycle to fight crime in the city of Metroplex during the year 2020. Among the features of the suit were enhanced strength and armament, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious ...
Plot: superhero, secret identity, rivalry, astronaut, vengeance, vigilantism, superhuman powers, heroes, escapades, fighting crime, motorcycle, vigilante
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.7
 47K
Nikita (2010)
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: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, female spy, danger, mole, chases and races, spy, female killer, killings, working undercover, crimes, secret government organization, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.7
 6K
Powers (2015)
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: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, heroes, fighting crime, law enforcement, police detective, supernatural, danger, youth, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%