Movies like Spider-Man 2

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Spider-Man 2 (2004)
 7.3
 536K
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still can't act on his feelings for Mary Jane Watson, a girl he's loved since childhood.
Style: sincere, exciting, sentimental, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending, psychotronic, cult film, intense, comic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, boys' night, date night
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, scientist, double life, mad scientist, student, photographer, good versus evil, defamation, death, science, doctor, jealousy, photojournalist, disguise, secret identity, transformation, friendship, tentacle, crimes, heroes, graphic violence, love and romance, experiment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city

Most similar movies to Spider-Man 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, comic and surprise ending films with plots about superhero, good versus evil, weapons, alter ego, heroes, superhuman powers and transformation mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Spider-Man 2: Spider-Man (2002), Superman Returns (2006), Spider-Man 3 (2007), Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019), The Amazing Spider-Man (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.3
 679K
Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, super villain, experiment, experiment gone awry, good versus evil, double life, courage, transformation, imaginary, fighting crime, spider ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Superman Returns (2006)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Superman returns to discover his 5-year absence has allowed Lex Luthor to walk free, and that those he was closest to felt abandoned and have moved on. Luthor plots his ultimate revenge that could see millions killed and change the face of the ...
Style: exciting, serious, melancholic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, secret identity, double life, superhero, save the world, transformation, self sacrifice, reporter, good versus evil, adventure, world domination, invulnerability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 492K
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The seemingly invincible Spider-Man goes up against an all-new crop of villains – including the shape-shifting Sandman. While Spider-Man’s superpowers are altered by an alien organism, his alter ego, Peter Parker, deals with nemesis Eddie Brock ...
Style: exciting, sentimental, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, friendship, butler, jealousy, self sacrifice, rivalry, heroes, amnesia, spider, sand ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Peter Parker and his friends go on a summer trip to Europe. However, they will hardly be able to rest - Peter will have to agree to help Nick Fury uncover the mystery of creatures that cause natural disasters and destruction throughout the continent.
Style: entertaining, comic, sentimental, surprise ending, psychotronic
Audience: teens, family outing, teen comedy
Plot: heroes, teenage life, secret identity, superhuman powers, giant creature, mutant, high school, superhero, double life, escapades, school trip, illusion ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
Place: europe, venice, prague, tower bridge london, prague czech republic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, comic, reboot ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, good versus evil, transformation, experiment, mad scientist, genetic engineering, fighting crime, love and romance, imaginary, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 1.2M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, captivating, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, monster, superhuman powers, imaginary, save the world, heroic mission, alien invasion, giant, teamwork, costumed hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, berlin germany, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stylized, intense, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, superhero, fighting crime, vigilantism, protector, double life, save the day, imaginary, teenage life, experiment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, suspense, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural power, super villain, team, magic, fight scenes, end of the world, superhero, battlefield, supervillain, teenage superhero, save the world, genocide ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego ...
Style: comic, entertaining, exciting, suspense, reboot ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, teenager, costumed hero, school, teenage life, moral dilemma, rescue, good versus evil, battle, battles, bravery ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., berlin germany, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 711K
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press and the public to share his technology with the military. Unwilling to let go of his ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, witty, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rivalry, scientist, adventure, danger, heroes, escapades, undercover, russian, villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: malibu california, monaco, new mexico, moscow russia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, witty, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, master villain, save the world, supernatural ability, good versus evil, superhero team, man versus machine, imaginary, graphic violence, heroic mission, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, oslo norway, eastern europe, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face ...
Style: exciting, serious, gloomy, comic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: transformation, superhuman powers, scientist, superhero, mutant, giant, on the run, experiment gone awry, chaos, creature, adventure, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, rio de janeiro, usa, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 682K
Man of Steel (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation ...
Style: comic, serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, adventure, save the world, secret identity, flying man, double life, imaginary, family relations, superhuman, alien invasion ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 351K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, surprise ending, suspense ...
Audience: date night
Plot: anti hero, supernatural power, super powers, alien monster, superhero, alien, tough guy, experiment gone awry, super villain, laboratory, mutation, alien life-form ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman ...
Style: comic, exciting, suspense, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, save the world, batman, justice, imaginary, dark hero, flying man, heroes, death, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1981, 2010s, year 1918
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, tijuana mexico, washington d.c., africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroism, courage, adventure, army, one man army, heroic mission, world war two, disney, soldier, good versus evil ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: new york, usa, alps, big ben london, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 565K
X-Men (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mutants, Rogue and Wolverine, come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team, the X-Men, must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.
Style: serious, exciting, comic, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, rescue, supernatural ability, good versus evil, supernatural, superhero, superhuman powers, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, danger, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 2000s, near future ...
Place: usa, poland, mississippi, canada, u.s. capitol building ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 309K
Fantastic Four (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: During a space voyage, four scientists are altered by cosmic rays: Reed Richards gains the ability to stretch his body; Sue Storm can become invisible; Johnny Storm controls fire; and Ben Grimm is turned into a super-strong … thing. Together, ...
Style: exciting, comic, serious, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, radiation, imaginary, invisibility, good versus evil, transformation, space station, friendship, scientist, adventure ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 157K
Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Switzerland
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Mild-mannered Clark Kent works as a reporter at the Daily Planet alongside his crush, Lois Lane. Clark must summon his superhero alter-ego when the nefarious Lex Luthor launches a plan to take over the world.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, tense, feel good ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, save the world, heroes, double life, megalomaniac, crime fighter, good versus evil, adventure, danger, self sacrifice, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 50s, 60s, year 1948, year 1978 ...
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, kansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.6
 250K
Hulk (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Bruce Banner, a genetics researcher with a tragic past, suffers massive radiation exposure in his laboratory that causes him to transform into a raging green monster when he gets angry.
Style: intense, exciting, serious, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, chase, experiment gone awry, adventure, genetics, mutant, mad scientist, transformation, anger, military, giant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: california, san francisco, central america, south america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 559K
Ant-Man (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Armed with the astonishing ability to shrink in scale but increase in strength, master thief Scott Lang must embrace his inner-hero and help his mentor, Doctor Hank Pym, protect the secret behind his spectacular Ant-Man suit from a new generation of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, technology, imaginary, shrinking, miniaturization, ant, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, father daughter relationship, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1989
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 264K
Green Lantern (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the ...
Style: comic, exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, alien, transformation, supernatural ability, secret identity, superhuman powers, imaginary, super strength, mad scientist, immortal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 20th century, 2010s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 3.8
 232K
Batman & Robin (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Along with crime-fighting partner Robin and new recruit Batgirl, Batman battles the dual threat of frosty genius Mr. Freeze and homicidal horticulturalist Poison Ivy. Freeze plans to put Gotham City on ice, while Ivy tries to drive a wedge between ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: superhero, double life, batman, secret identity, good versus evil, crime fighter, undercover, fighting crime, superhuman powers, super vehicle, rivalry, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, twentieth century, year 1997, 1990s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Movie in collections
 6.8
 97K
Superman II (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three escaped criminals from the planet Krypton test the Man of Steel's mettle. Led by Gen. Zod, the Kryptonians take control of the White House and partner with Lex Luthor to destroy Superman and rule the world. But Superman, who attempts to ...
Style: exciting, serious, feel good, suspenseful, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, secret identity, save the world, niagara falls, good versus evil, nuclear, megalomaniac, world domination, super strength, criminal, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, paris france, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 744K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, adventure, vengeance, hotshot hero, rivalry, escapades, danger, millionaire, betrayal, security guard ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1999, 90s, year 2012 ...
Place: malibu california, tennessee, washington d.c., switzerland, california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, experiment, scientist, good versus evil, vengeance, adventure, danger, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, new orleans, las vegas, ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.3
 150K
Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero team, adventure, superhero, transformation, imaginary, telekinesis, teleportation, strong female character, portal, save the world, fighting crime, escapades ...
Time: year 2014, year 2015, 2000s, 2010s, year 2007
Place: usa, panama, pentagon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men and The Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural ability, mutant, superhuman powers, superhero, death, capture, teamwork, supernatural, master villain, danger, president, responsibility ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa, california, san francisco, washington d.c., new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Fantastic 4: Rise of the Silver Surfer (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Fantastic Four return to the big screen as a new and all powerful enemy threatens the Earth. The seemingly unstoppable 'Silver Surfer', but all is not what it seems and there are old and new enemies that pose a greater threat than the ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, invisibility, good versus evil, save the world, transformation, adventure, satellite, explosion, outer space, interrogation, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, greenland, los angeles, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 506K
X-Men 2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses – Magneto and Mystique – to unhinge ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, surprise ending, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, mutant, good versus evil, assassination attempt, heroes, scientist, professor, self sacrifice, mind control, bigotry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s, near future
Place: usa, boston, washington d.c., canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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