Movies and TV shows like Phenomenon II

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Phenomenon II
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: George Malley lives in a small town and is well-liked. One day he sees a strange flash of light in the sky and his life is radically changed. George has mysteriously become highly intelligent.
Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, tragic ending
Plot: small town, fugitives, prodigy, supernatural ability, small town life, terminal illness, heroes, misfit, unfulfillment, supernatural, sad ending, magical power, main character dies, intelligence, birthday party, tragedy, telekinesis, death of protagonist, death of friend, birthday, death, genius
Time: contemporary, 21st century

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, exciting, humorous and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about heroes, supernatural, danger, escapades, adventure, rivalry and family mostly in Action, Comedy and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Phenomenon II: Special Unit 2 (2001), Tremors (2003), Magic to Win (2011), The Hole (2009), Alien Opponent (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Special Unit 2
Genre: Drama, Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Special Unit 2 is a short-lived, American sci-fi/comedy television series, filmed in Vancouver, BC and aired on UPN for two seasons from April 2001 through February 2002. The show focused upon the exploits of a top-secret Chicago police division ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, humorous
Plot: police investigation, urban, anti heroes, track down, legends and myths, supernatural, chases and races, heroes, imaginary, law enforcement, supernatural ability, misfit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   85%
 
 6.7
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Tremors
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Tremors: The Series is a television spin-off of the Tremors franchise. Originally airing out of order on the Sci-Fi Channel, it was later aired in its proper sequence on the G4 Network.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, scary, exciting
Plot: desert, small town, deadly creature, goofy hero, rescue, survival, alien encounter, heroic mission, monster, mutant, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   74%
 
 4.8
 296
Magic to Win
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Nobody knows that Professor Hong Sum Kwai is actually the Water Magician, one of the five elemental wizards. One day, Hong accidentally loses his magical powers, which are transferred to his student Cheng Meisi. The girl happily uses the superhuman ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting
Plot: supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, imaginary, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, power, wind, overalls, asian, battle, fire ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   70%
 
 5.7
 21K
The Hole
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After moving into a new neighbourhood, brothers Dane & Lucas and their neighbour Julie discover a bottomless hole in the basement of their home. They find that once the hole is exposed, evil is unleashed. With strange shadows lurking around ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, psychological
Audience: teens
Plot: mischievous children, young heroes, small town, mystery, domestic disturbance, siblings relations, family in danger, danger, little brother, basement, hole, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   59%
    User:   57%
 
Freezer Burn: The Invasion of Laxdale
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Disguised as executives from a Dutch Oil Company, Aliens from outer space buy a local farming company and promise to create jobs for the failing farming town. Their goal is to use crop circles to heat up the temperature of the earth and eventually ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: small town, save the world, alien encounter, danger, heroes, space and aliens, adventure, anti heroes, evil alien, small town life, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   45%
 
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 410
Alien Opponent
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The owner of a small-town junkyard offers a cash reward to whomever can kill her uninvited, space-suited alien guest when its spacecraft crash-lands into her barn. Every wacko within 100 miles turns out, and before long, the junkyard is transformed ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: gory, battle zone, benign alien, small town, alien encounter, space and aliens, violence spree, small town life, space travel, crimes, danger, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   47%
 
 5.5
 324
Nun of That
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nun of That is an action-comedy that follows Sister Kelly Wrath as she transforms from a nun with a simple temper problem to a vengeful killer. After being gunned down in an alley, she ascends to heaven to receive training from some of the great ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: supernatural ability, vengeance, rivalry, supernatural, clergy, ghost, vampire, vigilantism, curses spells and rituals, religions or cults, crimes, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   55%
 
The Good Witch's Family
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A young witch visits her cousin in a small town during a heated mayoral election race. Her kind-hearted cousin, the town’s beloved “good witch” and newlywed with two teenage step-kids, is running for office, but must keep her family from ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: small town, nothing goes right, family, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, supernatural, family relations, family life, curses spells and rituals, eccentric family, small town life, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   54%
 
The Young and Prodigious T.S. Spivet
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A 12-year-old cartographer secretly leaves his family's ranch in Montana where he lives with his cowboy father and scientist mother and travels across the country on board a freight train to receive an award at the Smithsonian Institute.
Style: touching, stylized, semi serious, realistic, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, family, train, on the road, prodigy, imagination, storytelling, children, fantasy world, young heroes, childhood, runaway ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   52%
 
 6.7
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Fallen
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
Story: For high schooler Aaron Corbett, turning 18 means becoming not just a man but a nephilim, too -- half human, half angel, with supernatural abilities.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: supernatural, orphan, supernatural ability, angel, young heroes, adventure, self discovery, destiny, fallen angel, good versus evil, heroes, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   45%
    User:   49%
 
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Toothless
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A female dentist is cast into limbo after her death in an accident and is given the assignment to act as the Tooth Fairy as her action to be admitted into heaven.
Style: feel good, semi serious, humorous, stylized, touching ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: afterlife, young heroes, dentist, family, supernatural romance, legends and myths, romance, family life, youth, supernatural, friends, unlikely partners ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
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The Flyboys
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Two boys from a small town find their courage tested when they accidentally stow away aboard an airplane owned by the mob...
Style: captivating, semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: gangsters, adventure, young heroes, airplane, race against time, small town, save the day, danger, heroes, one man army, social differences, small town life ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   49%
 
 6.4
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Adventure Inc.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Adventure Inc. is a dramatised adventure television series produced primarily in Canada which aired from 30 September 2002 to 12 May 2003. It was a co-production of Fireworks Entertainment, Tribune Entertainment, M6, Amy International, and Tele ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, adventurer, daring rescue, ocean or sea, heroic mission, danger, escapades, heroes, partners, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: florida, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   45%
 
Pushing Daisies
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: A pie-maker, with the power to bring dead people back to life, solves murder mysteries with his alive-again childhood sweetheart, a cynical private investigator, and a lovesick waitress.
Style: feel good, semi serious, offbeat, surreal, stylized ...
Audience: date night, girls' night, teens
Plot: private detective, supernatural ability, impossible love, investigation, romance, unfulfilled love, crimes, deadly, love and romance, partners, murder, unfulfillment ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   36%
 
Bibi Blocksberg
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In order to save some kids who are about to die in a fire, Bibi, the daughter of a prestigious witch, manages to trigger a heavy rain with her powers. The head of all witches gives her an award called "Crystal Ball", reserved for older ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, fairy tale
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: family, supernatural ability, small town, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, imaginary, youth, friendship, witch, parents and children, eccentric family, small town life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
The Almighty Johnsons
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 47 min.
Story: The Almighty Johnsons is a New Zealand fantasy comedy/drama television series, which was created by James Griffin and Rachel Lang and is produced by South Pacific Pictures. It began airing its first series of ten episodes in New Zealand on 7 ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, superhuman powers, student, siblings relations, legends and myths, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, family relations, supernatural ability, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   33%
 
 6.5
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The Zack Files
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, family, high school, young heroes, adventure, coming of age, high school life, teenage life, heroes, supernatural, youth, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   38%
 
The Boy Who Cried Werewolf
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Californian family inherits a castle in Romania. This is especially exciting to the son, who is obsessed with monsters. And he is not disappointed.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: family, danger, werewolf, youth, disorder, estate, deadly creature, vampire, palaces castles and temples, superhuman powers, ancient mystery, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: romania, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
Feast II: Sloppy Seconds
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The monsters have made it into a small neighboring town in the middle of nowhere and the locals have to band with the survivors of the bar' slaughter to figure out how to survive.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, scary, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: gory, small town, crimes, bar, danger, deadly, babies and infants, deadly creature, gang, on the run, rescue, survival ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   36%
 
 3.6
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Elf-Man
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: An Elf is left behind by Santa to help rescue the Harper family from a lousy Christmas. The Elf and the family get more than they bargained for, as the kids help the Elf discover his special powers and true identity as a budding superhero.
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: save the day, wish come true, family, heroes, hopes, imaginary, supernatural, disorder, supernatural ability, rescue, miraculous event, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   39%
    User:   41%
 
Unnatural History
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Teenager Henry Griffin acquired many skills through years of travelling the world with his anthropologist parents. Sent to live with his uncle and cousin in Washington DC, and with the help of his cousin Jasper and friend Maggie, he must now use ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: high school, amateur detective, adventure, young heroes, family, mystery, escapades, heroes, youth, friendship, teenager, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
Bulletproof Monk
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious and immortal Tibetan kung fu master, who has spent the last 60 years traveling around the world protecting the ancient Scroll of the Ultimate, mentors a selfish street kid in the ancient intricacies of kung fu.
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, adventure, culture clash, chase, kung fu, fight scenes, good versus evil, monk, betrayal, mentor, nazi, ninja ...
Time: contemporary, 40s, 20th century, 21st century, year 1943
Place: san francisco, usa, hong kong, china, tibet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   31%
 
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Orcs!
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Faced with extinction, two park rangers are forced to defend the national park against hordes of rampaging orcs. Ancient and long forgotten, these orcs are unleashed from the depths of the mountains, and they won't stop until we're all ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: deadly creature, gory, survival, adventure, in the woods, deadly, supernatural, goofy hero, misfit partners, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
The Invisible Boy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Michele is thirteen year old, shy, unpopular at school, and in love with Stella. After wearing a costume for a Halloween party, he finds out that he's invisible.
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhuman powers, small town, young heroes, wish come true, adventure, heroes, youth, imaginary, superhero, mischievous children, social misfits, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   36%
    User:   32%
 
Merlin and the War of the Dragons
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 5th Century Britian, a young Merlin struggles for his place in his known land under the tutelage of The Mage, a local wizard whom sees the young man's potential for magic, as well as face off against his evil former friend, Vendiger, whom ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, epic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, dragon, magic, king, legends and myths, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
Iron Man & Hulk: Heroes United
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The Invincible Iron Man and the Incredible Hulk must join forces to save the Earth from its greatest threat yet! When two Hydra scientists try to supercharge a Stark Arc Reactor with Hulk's Gamma Energy, they unleash a being of pure electricity ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, humorous, witty
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, androids and robots, adventure, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, supernatural, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   40%
 
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The Last Train
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Action, Drama, Western
Country: Argentina, Spain, Uruguay
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three old man, a little boy training to protect an old patrimony, La "33", the last train.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, exciting
Plot: train, obsessive quest, small town life, adventure, hollywood, filmmaking, danger, countryside, escapades, small town, child, pursuit ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: uruguay, brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   38%
 
 3.7
 2K
Mammoth
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a hot summer afternoon in the sleepy town of Blackwater Louisiana, a meteor streaks across the sky and crashes through the roof of the local Natural History Museum. The meteor is actually a spaceship containing an alien life form which animates ...
Style: semi serious, scary, exciting, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: anti heroes, dangerous animal, danger, small town, escapades, race against time, museum, animal life, chases and races, supernatural, deadly, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, prehistory
Place: louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   31%
 
Last Kung Fu Monk
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: China, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a car accident orphans his young nephew, a Shaolin monk journeys to the United States to look after the lad and open his own martial arts academy, but he soon gets caught up in a dangerous kung fu underworld.
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, master warrior, rescue, save the day, danger, rivalry, orphan, buddies, fish out of water, contests and competitions, kidnapping ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
 6.4
 87K
The Lorax
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A 12-year-old boy searches for the one thing that will enable him to win the affection of the girl of his dreams. To find it he must discover the story of the Lorax, the grumpy yet charming creature who fights to protect his world.
Style: colourful, feel good, light, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: talking animals, friendship, adventure, childhood, chase, environmentalism, family, happy ending, deforestation, fantasy world, justice, tree ...
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
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