Movies like Spawn 1997

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Spawn (1997)
 5.2
 68K
Spawn (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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 agrees to lead Hell's Army in the destruction of mankind.
Style: dark fantasy, scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized, dark, gothic, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, deal with the devil, devil, good versus evil, superhero, back from the dead, betrayal, death, vengeance, psychopath, master villain, one man army, monster, soldier, transformation, heroes, heroic mission, fistfight, burn victim, fantasy world, abusive father, crimes, toys, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: north korea, hong kong

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Most similar movies to Spawn

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, gothic and rough films with plots about rivalry, danger, heroes, supernatural, good versus evil, murder and death mostly in Action, Horror and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Spawn: The Crow (1994), The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1998), Faust (2000), The Prophecy (1995), Dracula Untold (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 179K
The Crow (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Exactly one year after young rock guitarist Eric Draven and his fiancée are brutally killed by a ruthless gang of criminals, Draven -- watched over by a hypnotic crow -- returns from the grave to exact revenge.
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, vigilantism, goth, vengeance, good versus evil, back from the dead, afterlife, murder, halloween, superhero, vigilante, justice ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Crow: Stairway to Heaven was a 1998 Canadian television series created by Bryce Zabel spun off from the The Crow film series starring Mark Dacascos in the lead role as Eric Draven, reprising the role originally played by Brandon Lee in the 1994 ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: goth, superhero, supernatural, heroes, vigilantism, supernatural power, martial arts, murder, brutality, justice, revenge, musician ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 4K
Faust (2000)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An artist, John Jaspers sells his soul to the mysterious "M" in order to get revenge on the people who killed his girlfriend. Soon, he realizes everything has a price, and he is transformed into a horned demon with a passion for killing. ...
Style: stylized, gothic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deal with the devil, good versus evil, police detective, devil, satanic ritual, mysterious character, revenge, transformation, supernatural ability, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, mutation ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 31K
The Prophecy (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The angel Gabriel comes to Earth to collect a soul which will end the stalemated war in Heaven, and only a former priest and a little girl can stop him.
Style: serious, dark, suspenseful, tense, dark fantasy ...
Plot: devil, afterlife, angel, good versus evil, prophecy, vicious, christianity, god, supernatural, religions or cults, society, insubordination ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.2
 192K
Dracula Untold (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vlad Tepes is a great hero, but when he learns the Sultan is preparing for battle and needs to form an army of 1,000 boys, including Vlad's son, he vows to find a way to protect his family. Vlad turns to dark forces in order to get the power to ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, legends and myths, immortality, mythology, immortal, adventure, medieval, regeneration, vampirism, family in danger ...
Time: 15th century, 19th century
Place: romania, transylvania, ottoman empire, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.2
 236K
Ghost Rider (2007)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In order to save his dying father, young stunt cyclist Johnny Blaze sells his soul to Mephistopheles and sadly parts from the pure-hearted Roxanne Simpson, the love of his life. Years later, Johnny's path crosses again with Roxanne, now a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, demon, supernatural, deal with the devil, dark hero, curses spells and rituals, motorcycle, good versus evil, redemption, supernatural ability, escapades, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jimmy Cuervo is a down-on-his-luck ex-con living in a polluted mining town on a reservation that would run him out of town if not for the remainder of his probation. With his time nearly finished, he plans to start a new life with his girlfriend ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, futuristic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: afterlife, redemption, supernatural, vigilantism, superhero, good versus evil, rivalry, master villain, goth, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Era of Vampires (2003)
Genre: Action, Horror
Country: Hong Kong, Japan, Netherlands
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 17th century China, zombies and vampires roamed the lands, feeding on the unsuspecting. A group of martial artists / vampire hunters find themselves employed by a very rich - and very insane - old man who has kept everyone of his relatives ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, vampire, martial arts, vengeance, clergy, rivalry, escapades, zombie, wedding, hidden treasure, treasure hunt, master and servant ...
Time: 19th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.7
 59K
Jonah Hex (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Gunslinger Jonah Hex (Josh Brolin) is appointed by President Ulysses Grant to track down terrorist Quentin Turnbull (John Malkovich), a former Confederate officer determined on unleashing hell on earth. Jonah not only secures freedom by accepting ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, gothic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: one against many, lone wolves, death, bounty hunter, gunslinger, american civil war, supernatural, vengeance, cowboy, tough guy, ambush, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, south carolina, virginia, washington d.c., new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.8
 175K
Blade: Trinity (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: For years, Blade has fought against the vampires in the cover of the night. But now, after falling into the crosshairs of the FBI, he is forced out into the daylight, where he is driven to join forces with a clan of human vampire hunters he never ...
Style: gothic, exciting, stylized, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, vampire slayer, superhero, katana, vampire hunter, good versus evil, martial arts, vampire vs vampire, master warrior, heroes, dark hero, vampirism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Ginger Snaps Back: The Beginning (2004)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in 19th Century Canada, Brigette and her sister Ginger take refuge in a Traders' Fort which later becomes under siege by some savage werewolves. And an enigmatic Indian hunter decides to help the girls, but one of the girls has been bitten ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, gothic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, female werewolf, beast, mythical creature, supernatural, transformation, wilderness, sister, curses spells and rituals, sister sister relationship, dark heroine, eaten alive ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, georgian era
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ghost Rider: Spirit of Vengeance (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When the devil resurfaces with aims to take over the world in human form, Johnny Blaze reluctantly comes out of hiding to transform into the flame-spewing supernatural hero Ghost Rider -- and rescue a 10-year-old boy from an unsavory end.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, devil, supernatural ability, dark hero, unstoppable, motorcycle, child in peril, supernatural, heroes, biker, vengeance, graphic violence ...
Place: eastern europe, usa, europe, romania, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.2
 113K
Doom (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A team of space marines known as the Rapid Response Tactical Squad, led by Sarge, is sent to a science facility on Mars after somebody reports a security breach. There, they learn that the alert came after a test subject, a mass murderer ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, suspense, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, deadly creature, mars, good versus evil, alien, quarantine, teleportation, future dystopia, genetics, marines, future war, heroic mission ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2040s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Masque of the Red Death (1964)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Satan-worshiper Prince Prospero invites the local nobility to his castle for protection against an oncoming plague, the Red Death. He orders his guests to attend a masked ball and, amidst an atmosphere of debauchery and depravity, notices the entry ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, scary, serious, macabre ...
Plot: plague, satanism, murder, village, revenge, sacrifice, tragic villain, supernatural, good versus evil, mystery, devil worship, satanic ritual ...
Time: middle ages
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Crow: Salvation (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Alex Corvis returns to the world of the living to solve the murder of a young woman that he was wrongly accused of killing. Alex follows the crow into the police department's evidence room, where he discovers that Lauren was killed by a group ...
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, neo noir ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: electric chair, afterlife, tragic hero, supernatural, good versus evil, murder, martial arts, vigilantism, false accusation, superhero, death, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.1
 73K
Solomon Kane (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
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: dark fantasy, gothic horror, gothic, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, good versus evil, witch, sorcerer, deal with the devil, supernatural, tough heroes, mercenary, heroes, lone wolves, drifter, chase ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: england, europe, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dead in Tombstone (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An outlaw named Guerrero Hernandez is shot in the back and killed whilst attempting to free his half-brother from a small-town prison. Making a deal with the devil, Hernandez returns from the dead to take his revenge.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, deal with the devil, gang, crimes, vengeance, betrayal, dishonesty, rivalry, heroes, murder, death, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Southern Gothic (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Hazel Fortune works in a strip club in the small Southern town of Redemption. Haunted by the death of his only daughter, Fortune has become a self-destructive, suicidal alcoholic, until he meets Starla Motes. Hazel's downward spiral is ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, haunted by the past, redemption, child in peril, escapades, hopes, clergy, supernatural, evil priest, rescue, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Alone in the Dark (2005)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Edward Carnby is a private investigator specializing in unexplainable supernatural phenomena. His cases delve into the dark corners of the world, searching for truth in the occult remnants of ancient civilizations. Now, the greatest mystery of his ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric, gothic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, monster, artifact, supernatural, obsessive quest, investigation, heroic mission, mystery, paranormal, curses spells and rituals, darkness, mad scientist ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Crow: City of Angels (1996)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After Ashe and his little son are murdered violently for no reason by Judah's men, he returns from the dead to take revenge. One after one, Judah's people face the power of the dark angel. The second film based on James O'Barr's ...
Style: gothic, stylized, atmospheric, neo noir, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: tragic hero, afterlife, superhero, supernatural, good versus evil, vigilantism, duel, crow, murder, heroes, tattoo, revenge ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 2.9
 35K
BloodRayne (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In eighteenth century Romania, Rayne, a dhampir (half-human, half-vampire), prone to fits of blind blood rage but saddled with a compunction for humans, strives to avenge her mother's rape by her father, Kagan, King of Vampires. Two vampire ...
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: vampire, vampirism, female fighter, vampire human love, vampire hunter, vengeance, supernatural, isolation, heroic mission, supernatural power, destiny, violence ...
Time: 18th century, contemporary
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of ...
Style: scary, slasher, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, space and aliens, supernatural, good versus evil, tall man, mausoleum, morgue, survival, rivalry, supernatural ability, superhero, rescue ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 54K
Night Watch (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, twists and turns, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, witch, vampire, supernatural, russian, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power, death, witchcraft, human becoming an animal, chosen one, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 90s ...
Place: russia, europe, eastern europe, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 7.0
 335K
Constantine (2005)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: John Constantine has literally been to Hell and back. When he teams up with a policewoman to solve the mysterious suicide of her twin sister, their investigation takes them through the world of demons and angels that exists beneath the landscape of ...
Style: stylized, dark fantasy, mind bending, gothic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, angel, demon, supernatural ability, hell, devil, god or devil, lucifer, psychic, exorcism, heaven and hell ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
 2K
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 ...
Style: exciting, bleak, serious, suspenseful, dark fantasy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, heroes, master warrior, rivalry, escapades, battles, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, mixed martial arts, tough guy, knight ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Tales from the Crypt: Demon Knight (1995)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A man on the run is hunted by a demon known as the Collector.
Style: scary, suspenseful, rough, tense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chosen one, supernatural, demon, save the world, good versus evil, on the run, mysterious character, rivalry, track down, master villain, isolation, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1917, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Punisher: War Zone (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Germany
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Waging his one-man war on the world of organized crime, ruthless vigilante-hero Frank Castle sets his sights on overeager mob boss Billy Russoti. After Russoti is left horribly disfigured by Castle, he sets out for vengeance under his new alias: ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, exciting, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: one man army, tough guy, dark hero, tough heroes, vengeance, vigilantism, vanity, vigilante, escapades, crimes, rivalry, superhero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Underworld: Awakening (2012)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After being held in a coma-like state for fifteen years, vampire Selene learns that she has a fourteen-year-old vampire/Lycan hybrid daughter named Nissa, and when she finds her, they must stop BioCom from creating super Lycans that will kill them ...
Style: gothic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, vampire, survival, supernatural, immortality, good versus evil, genetically altered, fictional war, tough girl, female warrior, mutation, fistfight ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 8.2
 1.4M
Batman Begins (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
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, suspense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, double life, heroes, secret identity, good versus evil, batman, haunted by the past, disguise, crime fighter, justice, undercover, corruption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 20th century, 90s ...
Place: usa, himalaya, africa, tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
American Ninja 3: Blood Hunt (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Canada, South Africa
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jackson is back, and now he has a new partner, karate champion Sean, as they must face a deadly terrorist known as "The Cobra", who has infected Sean with a virus. Sean and Jackson have no choice but to fight the Cobra and his bands of ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: ninja, martial arts, terrorism, master warrior, heroes, good versus evil, one man army, tough heroes, mortal combat, fight, battles, acrobat ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: caribbean, asia, usa, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%