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The Minion (1998)
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The Minion (1998)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: New York, Christmas Eve, 1999 - at the dawn of the new millennium - a subway construction crew unearths an eight hundred year old Celtic skeleton and a mysterious key. Archeologist Karen Goodleaf is called in to determine the meaning of the discovery. News of the discovery reaches a Middle East monastery where the warrior monks knowns as the Knights Templer - an ancient sect entrusted with protecting holy relics - choose their best pupil, Lukas (Dolph Lundgren) to face the diabolical threat. As Lukas races to New York, an evil Minion seizes Karen and uses its body like a parasite and host. Lukas arrives just in time to rescue Karen and despatch the Minion. The Minion takes hold of another host - revealing that it is immortal. As it cuts a path of destruction through the city, decimating a parking garage and leaving a trail of death, Karen realizes that the Minion can't be killed - but only delayed from finding a new host
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, master warrior, apocalypse, curses spells and rituals, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, clergy, master and servant, battles, deadly, imaginary, society, chaos, relic, roundhouse kick, karate chop, karate kick, stabbed with a sword, long black hair, dark fantasy, knight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa

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Most similar movies to The Minion

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, exciting and rough films with plots about rivalry, escapades, heroes, danger, good versus evil, supernatural and imaginary mostly in Action, Fantasy and Horror genres. Some movies like The Minion: End of Days (1999), SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013), Doctor Mordrid (1992), Dark Relic (2010), Samurai Reincarnation (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 5.7
 97K
End of Days (1999)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On December 28th, 1999, the citizens of New York City are getting ready for the turn of the millennium. However, the Devil decides to crash the party by coming to the city, inhabiting a man's body, and searching for his chosen bride, a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: devil, good versus evil, apocalypse, supernatural, heroic mission, danger, christianity, bible, atheist, priest, faith, nightmare ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s, year 1979
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, master warrior, curses spells and rituals, battles, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Doctor Mordrid (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An unspeakable evil has come into our dimension and wants to rule over Earth, and only a mysterious sorceror known as Doctor Mordrid can stop him.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, scary, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, superhero, supernatural, fight, danger, escapades, heroes, adventure, imaginary, rivalry, hidden identity ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 3.6
 814
Dark Relic (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 1099 A.D.: A battle-weary knight leads his men home from the Holy Land after years of fighting. But the supposedly holy relic he’s carrying bears a terrible curse…
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: master warrior, on the road, obsessive quest, knight, relic, curses spells and rituals, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: holy land, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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Samurai Reincarnation (1981)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 122 min.
Story: After surviving the slaughter of many Christians 350 years ago, a samurai denounces God for ignoring the pleas of believers. He sells his soul to Satan and receives the power to resurrect the dead to join him in a murderous rampage.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, martial arts, undead, afterlife, supernatural, good versus evil, master villain, adventure, master warrior, supernatural ability, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 17th century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Werewolf Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A werewolf samurai walks the countryside, finding himself in the middle of a village of monsters who feed on human flesh.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, offbeat, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, dangerous animal, village, deadly creature, danger, adventure, deadly, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, fairy tale, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: witch, good versus evil, supernatural, bounty hunter, adventure, siblings relations, chase, danger, wizards and magicians, transformation, curses spells and rituals, witch hunt ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.0
 930
The Bleeding (2009)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Surrounded by carnage, slaughter, brutal crashes and total mayhem, Shawn Black is in a race to save the world from pure evil.
Style: serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, gory, one man army, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, violence spree, tough heroes, deadly, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.2
 89K
Legion (2010)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When God loses faith in humankind, he sends his legion of angels to bring on the Apocalypse. Humanity's only hope for survival lies in a group of strangers trapped in an out-of-the-way, desert diner with the Archangel Michael.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, atmospheric, biblical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apocalypse, angel, save the world, good versus evil, demons, survival, pregnancy, heroic mission, desert, supernatural, chaos, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.6
 13K
Gabriel (2007)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Gabriel tells the story of an archangel who fights to bring light back to purgatory - a place where darkness rules - and save the souls of the city's inhabitants.
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural ability, danger, supernatural, rivalry, apocalypse, adventure, hell, heaven, escapades, sawed off shotgun, pump action shotgun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.0
 566
The Runestone (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Norse runestone is discovered in Western Pennsylvania. The prophecy upon it tells of the Norse great wolf Fenrir (Fenris), and that its release from the stone will bring about Ragnarok --- the end of the world. Archaeologist Sam Stewart and wife ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, monster, gory, danger, dangerous animal, viking, museum, mentally unstable, save the world, stalking, apocalypse, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, pennsylvania, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 3.1
 2K
Cross (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Given incredible power by an ancient Celtic Cross. Callan continues to fight evil... Now, joined by a team of weapons experts, Callan battles an unstoppable empire in Los Angeles.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, danger, escapades, imaginary, supernatural, superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, fighting crime, save the day, save the world, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Peacekeeper (1997)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a terrorist group steals the US President's personal communications computer for launching the US arsenal in case of war, only a heroic Major has the key to prevent a Presidential assassination or a nuclear holocaust.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, chase, race against time, terrorism, car chase, nuclear threat, government agency, hostages, secret agents, assassination attempt, daring rescue, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, pentagon, chicago illinois, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 217K
Blade (1998)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: When Blade's mother was bitten by a vampire during pregnancy, she did not know that she gave her son a special gift while dying: All the good vampire attributes in combination with the best human skills. Blade and his mentor Whistler battle an ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, master warrior, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero, supernatural, rivalry, chosen one, heroes, immortality, enemy, prophecy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Storm Catcher (1999)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A renegade general plots to bomb Washington using a new top secret jet called the Storm Catcher. The only trouble is only one man is capable of flying it. So they seek to put him on the run in a conspiracy that makes him appear to have murdered ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, terrorism, fighting the system, airplane, on the run, false accusation, crime, political conspiracy, righting the wronged, chases and races, danger, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.2
 58K
Spawn (1997)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After being murdered by corrupt colleagues in a covert government agency, Al Simmons (Michael Jai White) makes a pact with the devil to be resurrected to see his beloved wife Wanda (Theresa Randle). In exchange for his return to Earth, Simmons ...
Style: scary, stylized, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, fistfight, anti hero, burn victim, transformation, death, monster, one man army, back from the dead ...
Time: 1990s
Place: north korea, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.3
 1K
Invincible (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Shadow Men are immortal beings of darkness and destruction. One such Shadow Man, Os (Zane), is confronted by the White Warrior, a being of light, and given the chance to change his ways or die. After the White Warrior bests Os in combat, she ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: martial arts, train, adventure, gang, master warrior, katana, supernatural ability, daring rescue, apocalypse, danger, escapades, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 4.0
 10K
Beowulf (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Beowulf is a wanderer who learns about a man-eating creature called Grendel which comes in the night to devour warriors trapped at the Outpost. The Outpost is ruled by Hrothgar. He has a daughter, whose husband may have been murdered by the ...
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, gory, palaces castles and temples, ghost, lone wolves, master warrior, rescue, save the world, survival, vengeance, apocalypse ...
Time: future, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 3.7
 1K
Vampirella (1996)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Dark, mysterious and sensual, Vampirella (Talisa Soto) is a princess from the Planet Drakulon. Like all vampires, she needs blood to live, but she will not kill to get it - a synthetic substitute keeps her alive. After journeying across space and ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, futuristic, exciting, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, alien, satellite, gory, deadly creature, evil alien, outer space, vengeance, space and aliens, supernatural, danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 2K
Aragami (2003)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Two seriously wounded samurai find refuge from a storm at an isolated temple, the home of a swordsman and a mysterious young woman. One samurai awakes to find that not only has his comrade died, but that his wounds have miraculously healed. He ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, scary
Plot: samurai, adventure, master villain, martial arts, master warrior, katana, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.3
 4K
Swordsman II (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Jet Li plays Ling, a student from the Blue Mountain school of martial arts, who, along with fellow students and Kiddo, find themselves embroiled in a country-wide political/clan war with the Highlander clan in the forefront of the battle.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, good versus evil, master warrior, rescue, adventure, heroic mission, village, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dollman vs. Demonic Toys (1993)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: The Demonic Toys are back, so policewoman Judith Grey seeks the help of 12 inch tall Dollman and his 12 inch tall girlfriend, Nurse Ginger. The Toys hole up in an evil deserted toy factory and it's up to Dollman to keep the Toys from summoning ...
Style: semi serious, rough, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master villain, odd couple, superhero, supernatural ability, unlikely partners, curses spells and rituals, parallel world, good versus evil, crimes, danger, deadly, escapades ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Legend of the Red Reaper (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For a thousand years, the Reapers guarded mankind from the demons that wait in the dark. Now, at the beginning of a new age, the Reapers are betrayed and slaughtered. Only one Reaper remains - Red, and she's out to exact revenge.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: master warrior, supernatural ability, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, deadly creature, betrayal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 5.8
 17K
Wishmaster (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Djinn having been released from his ancient prison seeks to capture the soul of the woman who discovered him, thereby opening a portal and freeing his fellow Djinn to take over the earth.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, surreal, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: curses spells and rituals, wish come true, violence, genie, supernatural, danger, good versus evil, death, blood, demons, mythology, transformation ...
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During a dark time in the Heian period, when evil forces threaten the kingdom, the emperor relies on the Onmyoji to keep the supernatural forces in line. But as political events become highly charged, friction within the order leads to betrayal. ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, epic, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: danger, ghost, supernatural, martial arts, adventure, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, betrayal, intrigue, curses spells and rituals, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Thunderstorm: The Return of Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The plot is similarly smorgasbordesque, cobbled together from the vaguely recalled secret origins of most superheroes: average joe, talented inventor, tragic loss, ancient prophecy, immortal intervention, pending apocalypse, flamboyant villain. ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, superhuman powers, good versus evil, danger, adventure, heroes, imaginary, master warrior, legends and myths, escapades, rivalry, policewoman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.6
 17K
Nightbreed (1990)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A troubled young man is drawn to a mythical place called Midian where a variety of monsters are hiding from humanity.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, dark fantasy, monster, escape, murder, psychopath, good versus evil, slasher, deadly creature, supernatural ability, zombie ...
Time: 1990s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.2
 248
Terminal Rush (1996)
Genre: Action
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of terrorists, led by a Brit and a psycho (in a great performance by "Rowdy" Roddy Piper) take control of the Hoover Dam and demand $25 million or they will kill civilians and dam workers they have taken hostage. But the terrorists ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, martial arts, terrorism, hostages, save the day, vigilantism, frame up, hijacking, confined, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
In the Name of the King: Two Worlds (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Granger, an ex-Special Forces soldier gets thrown back to medieval times to fulfill an ancient prophecy. Venturing through the now war torn Kingdom of Ehb, he teams up with an unlikely band of allies with the goal of slaying the leader of the ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, forest, prophecy, master villain, master warrior, medieval, adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Place: vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.0
 34K
Red Sonja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tyrant Gedren seeks the total power in a world of barbarism. She raids the city Hablac and kills the keeper of a talisman that gives her great power. Red Sonja, sister of the keeper, sets out with her magic sword to overthrow Gedren.
Style: sexy, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, sword and sorcery, palaces castles and temples, vengeance, master villain, queen, monster, master warrior, supernatural ability, supernatural, obsessive quest ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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