Movies like The Sorcerer's Apprentice

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The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)
 6.1
 142K
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Balthazar Blake is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath. Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler, a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as his reluctant protégé. The sorcerer gives his unwilling accomplice a crash course in the art and science of magic, and together, these unlikely partners work to stop the forces of darkness.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, gothic, entertaining, fairy tale, semi serious, based on poem, romantic
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, witch, wizards and magicians, training, apprentice, magical, adventure, supernatural ability, chosen one, magic, student, dragon, curses spells and rituals, heroes, old love, rivalry, master villain, assistant, escapades, family, water, fire, mission, imaginary, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, middle ages, 2010s, 2000s, year 2010
Place: new york, usa, egypt, india, britain, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city ...

Most similar movies to The Sorcerer's Apprentice

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, entertaining and fairy tale films with plots about adventure, magic, good versus evil, escapades, imaginary, destiny and fantasy world mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Sorcerer's Apprentice: Seventh Son (2014), The Last Airbender (2010), Eragon (2006), Season of the Witch (2011), Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Seventh Son (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural ability, witch, sword and sorcery, magic, young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, chosen one, dark fantasy, supernatural ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, destiny, save the world, heroes, heroic mission, chosen one, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In 1926, Newt Scamander arrives at the Magical Congress of the United States of America with a magically expanded briefcase, which houses a number of dangerous creatures and their habitats. When the creatures escape from the briefcase, it sends the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, fairy tale, light, semi serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, magic, teleportation, magical creature, magic wand, chase, friendship, rescue, adventure, robbery, sister sister relationship, englishman abroad ...
Time: 1920s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city, dungeon, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, touching, twists and turns, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, witch, chosen one, school, wizards and magicians, friendship, supernatural ability, fantasy world, magical, curses spells and rituals, best friends, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, year 1992, year 1991
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 5.1
 117K
Eragon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, adventure, danger, young heroes, imaginary, heroic mission, chosen one, orphan, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Harry starts his fourth year at Hogwarts, competes in the treacherous Triwizard Tournament and faces the evil Lord Voldemort. Ron and Hermione help Harry manage the pressure – but Voldemort lurks, awaiting his chance to destroy Harry and all that ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, atmospheric, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magical, chosen one, friendship, school, witch, wizards and magicians, boarding school life, supernatural ability, boarding school, curses spells and rituals, dragon, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1994, year 1995, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Season of the Witch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 14th century Crusader returns with his comrade to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The Church commands the two knights to transport a witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Style: stylized, suspense, exciting, gothic, intense ...
Plot: knight, supernatural ability, monk, good versus evil, witch, legends and myths, supernatural, plague, monastery, adventure, fight, inquisition ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In their quest to confront the ultimate evil, Percy and his friends battle swarms of mythical creatures to find the mythical Golden Fleece and to stop an ancient evil from rising.
Style: exciting, semi serious, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, adventure, superhuman powers, fantasy world, legends and myths, artifact, friendship, imaginary kingdom, ocean or sea, heroic mission, youth, race against time ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Wizards of Waverly Place: The Movie (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Powerful magic cast by Alex spells trouble for the Russo's. The kids must go on an adventure to save their family and their existence.
Style: feel good, humorous, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, magic, teenage life, memory loss, island, family vacation, supernatural ability, family, parents and children, escapades, youth, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, tense, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, expedition, adventurer, fantasy world, chase, adventure, obsessive quest, danger, heroic mission, rescue, volcano, mummy ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, mine, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: As Harry begins his sixth year at Hogwarts, he discovers an old book marked as 'Property of the Half-Blood Prince', and begins to learn more about Lord Voldemort's dark past.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, twists and turns, scary ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: witch, young heroes, wizards and magicians, school, chosen one, supernatural ability, good versus evil, magical, boarding school life, werewolf, betrayal, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1996, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Returning for his fifth year of study at Hogwarts, Harry is stunned to find that his warnings about the return of Lord Voldemort have been ignored. Left with no choice, Harry takes matters into his own hands, training a small group of students – ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: witch, wizards and magicians, school, chosen one, supernatural ability, young heroes, magical, boarding school life, prophecy, best friends, supernatural, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1996, year 1994, 1990s ...
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Solomon Kane (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A nomadic 16th century warrior, condemned to hell for his brutal past, seeks redemption by renouncing violence, but finds some things are worth burning for as he fights to free a young Puritan woman from the grip of evil.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, gothic, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, danger, tough heroes, redemption, mercenary, adventure, sorcerer, murder, violence, lone wolves ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, dungeon, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Circus of the Freak (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Darren Shan is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and work hard at trying to find tickets. They do, and together they go to "Cirque du Freak" where they see many strange acts including ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, offbeat, scary ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: vampire, chosen one, supernatural ability, destiny, friends, antidote, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, circus, teenage life, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA, Germany
Duration: 161 min.
Story: Ignoring threats to his life, Harry returns to Hogwarts to investigate – aided by Ron and Hermione – a mysterious series of attacks.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: witch, magical, wizards and magicians, chosen one, school, giant, boarding school life, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, best friends, child driving car, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993, year 1992, 1990s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, serious, scary
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, chosen one, magical, supernatural ability, friendship, good versus evil, young heroes, best friends, friends, witch, death, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 2010s, near future ...
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, intense, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, kids
Plot: immortality, friendship, young heroes, martial arts, mentor, good versus evil, teenager, warrior, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, middle ages
Place: china, asia, usa, boston, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, warrior, wizards and magicians, queen, scientist, king, good versus evil, villain, creature, prince, norse mythology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, england, dungeon, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts for another magic-filled year. Harry comes face to face with danger yet again, this time in the form of escaped convict, Sirius Black – and turns to sympathetic Professor Lupin for help.
Style: stylized, exciting, twists and turns, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, supernatural ability, magical, friendship, young heroes, boarding school life, chosen one, witch, school, werewolf, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993, year 1994, 1990s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Legend of the Seeker (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The adventures of woodsman Richard Cypher, who discovers that he was born to fulfill a prophecy of becoming a guardian hero to oppressed people. With the help of a mysterious woman named Kahlan and a wise old wizard named Zedd, he must stop a ...
Style: exciting, serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, adventure, save the world, imaginary, witch, ancient, magical, chosen one, escapades, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 301K
Maleficent (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading ...
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, serious, fairy tale ...
Plot: fairy, witch, magical, good versus evil, betrayal, fantasy world, princess, in the woods, curses spells and rituals, king, imaginary kingdom, villain ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Oz the Great and Powerful (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus illusionist and con-artist, is whisked from Kansas to the Land of Oz where the inhabitants assume he's the great wizard of prophecy, there to save Oz from the clutches of evil.
Style: fairy tale, colourful, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, magic, circus, wizards and magicians, adventure, illusion, magic trick, prophecy, escapades, save the kingdom ...
Time: 1900s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dungeons & Dragons (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The classic role-playing game comes to life in this magical adventure. The empire of Izmer is a divided land: Elite magicians called Mages rule while lowly commoners are powerless. When Empress Savina (Thora Birch) vows to bring equality and ...
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: magic, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, dragon, adventure, palaces castles and temples, danger, master villain, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, danger, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, master villain, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.8
 31K
The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, gothic, atmospheric, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mouse, hotel, good versus evil, adventure, witch, chocolate, wizards and magicians, young heroes, supernatural, heroic mission, magic, coven ...
Time: 1990s
Place: england, europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Witch Hunter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The modern world holds many secrets, but by far the most astounding is that witches still live among us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world and putting an end to the human race once and for all. Armies ...
Style: gothic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: supernatural, witch, adventure, wizards and magicians, immortality, dark hero, plague, imaginary, reluctant partners, fantasy world, good versus evil, lone hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 488K
Doctor Strange (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Style: witty, breathtaking, colourful, entertaining, comic ...
Plot: magic, teleportation, supernatural power, superhero, good versus evil, doctor, sorcerer, fantasy world, neurosurgeon, time loop, mentor, healing ...
Time: 2010s
Place: nepal, hong kong, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, superhuman powers, young heroes, danger, best friends, parents and children, save the day, good versus evil, teenage life, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, big ben london, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 17K
The Librarians (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A group of librarians set off on adventures in an effort to save mysterious, ancient artifacts. Based on the series of "The Librarian" movies.
Style: humorous, captivating, twists and turns, breathtaking
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: artifact, magic, good versus evil, magical, archaeologist, friendship, library, treasure hunt, librarian, thief, villain, society ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spiderwick Chronicles (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Upon moving into the run-down Spiderwick Estate with their mother, twin brothers Jared and Simon Grace, along with their sister Mallory, find themselves pulled into an alternate world full of faeries and other creatures.
Style: exciting, semi serious, fairy tale, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: fairy, siblings relations, magical, adventure, imaginary kingdom, twins, family, magical creature, single parent, magic, estate, parent child relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%