Movies like Thunderbirds 2004

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Thunderbirds (2004)
 4.3
 14K
Thunderbirds (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dangerous missions are the bread and butter of the Thunderbirds, a high-tech secret force employed by the government. Led by Jeff Tracy (Bill Paxton), the Thunderbirds are at the top of their game, but their nemesis, The Hood (Ben Kingsley), has landed on their island and is attempting a coup by using the team's rescue vehicles. He'll soon discover that the Thunderbirds won't go down.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, entertaining, thought provoking, unusual plot structure, colourful, cerebral, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, space travel, family, youth, rescue, teenage hero, island, justice, chase, save the day, family in danger, young heroes, superhero, unlikely friendships, teenager, spy, astronaut, catastrophe, end of the world, dinosaur, children, natural disaster, aviation, violence ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: london, europe, san francisco, big ben london, massachusetts, tower bridge london

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Most similar movies to Thunderbirds

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, entertaining, semi serious and exciting films with plots about family, destiny, adaptation, dialogue, first contact, catastrophe and mentor mostly in Family, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like Thunderbirds: Zoom (2006), Spy Kids (2001), Speed Racer (2008), Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003), Ben 10: Race Against Time (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.3
 21K
Zoom (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack is tasked with turning a ragtag group of kids with special powers into ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, family, adventure, high school, fantasy world, fight scenes, good versus evil, save the world, invisible man, space travel, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.6
 119K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: exciting, intense, colourful, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, spy, espionage, children, secret agents, robot, heroic mission, chase, mad scientist, good versus evil, mentor ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 74K
Speed Racer (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA, Australia, Germany, Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities. ...
Style: stylized, exciting, entertaining, futuristic, intense ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: race, car, chase, car chase, family, family relations, obstacle, contests and competitions, ambition, conspiracy, driver, family problems ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: video game, spy, adventure, child spy, mad scientist, secret agents, virtual reality, rescue, mission, brutality, technology, save the world ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: exciting, psychotronic, entertaining, feel good, absurd ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night
Plot: jungle, island, adventure, lost city, atlantis, fantasy world, legends and myths, expedition, lost world, gold, teenager, chase ...
Time: 2010s, 19th century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ben 10: Race Against Time (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: "Ben 10: Race Against Time" has Ben back in his hometown of Bellwood. Even though he's back in school and leaving his hero adventures behind him, it seems that Ben will be facing his greatest challenge yet.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, race against time, young heroes, adventure, heroic mission, save the world, master villain, androids and robots, rescue, rivalry, superhuman powers, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young boys, Rocky, Colt and Tum Tum together with their neighbor girl, computer whiz Amanda are visiting Mega Mountain amusement park when it is invaded by an army of ninjas led by evil Medusa, who wants to take over the park and hold the ...
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, scary, ridiculous, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, child martial arts, family, young heroes, childhood, violence, hostage, youth, eccentric family, heroic mission, vigilantism ...
Time: 80s, 90s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With all-new gadgets, high-flying action, exciting chases and a wisecracking new handler, Derek (Anthony Anderson), Cody has to retrieve the device before the world's leaders fall under the evil control of a diabolical villain.
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, captivating, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: spy, child spy, adventure, teenage hero, secret agents, espionage, undercover agent, teenager, undercover, secret service, villain arrested, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard, buckingham palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Inspector Gadget (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: John Brown is a bumbling but well-intentioned security guard who is badly injured in an explosion planned by an evil mastermind. He is taken to a laboratory, where Brenda, a leading robotics surgeon, replaces his damaged limbs with state-of-the-art ...
Style: humorous, not serious, feel good, entertaining, sweet ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: disney, good versus evil, adventure, rescue, gadget, superhuman powers, escapades, superhero, heroic mission, fish out of water, wish come true, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.3
 3K
Star Kid (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Shy seventh-grader Spencer Griffith's life changes when the meteor falls into local junkyard and he finds a Cybersuit - the wise and strong robot from another galaxy. Spencer puts Cybersuit on and becomes a different kind of guy
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, space and aliens, androids and robots, adventure, family, robot, fantasy world, brutality, escapades, good versus evil, youth, children ...
Time: future, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.7
 15K
SpaceCamp (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Andie Bergstrom, an astronaut eagerly awaiting her first trip to space, runs a summer camp for teenagers with her NASA-employed husband, Zach. One night during an engine test, Andie and four teenage campers are accidentally shot into space. ...
Style: intense, entertaining, melancholic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens ...
Plot: astronaut, nasa, space travel, space program, adventure, survival, trapped in space, space shuttle, teenager, space opera, coming of age, culture clash ...
Time: 80s, future, 60s
Place: alabama, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Spy Kids 2: The Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, surreal, sweet, futuristic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, spy, family, child spy, espionage, monster, mad scientist, rivalry, children, villain, fantasy world, dinosaur ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everyone always knew that Max had a wild imagination, but no one believed that his wildest creations -- a boy raised by watchful great white sharks and a girl with the force of a volcano -- were real. Now, these two pint-sized action masters will ...
Style: surreal, feel good, humorous, entertaining, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, imaginary kingdom, fantasy becomes reality, adventure, shark, school, fantasy world, imaginary friend, coming of age, young heroes, escapades, chosen one ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.2
 100K
Small Soldiers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When missile technology is used to enhance toy action figures, the toys soon begin to take their battle programming too seriously.
Style: humorous, exciting, light, intense, talky ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: soldier, toy comes to life, family, small town, childhood, heroes, suburbs, good versus evil, store, technology gone awry, superhero, adventure ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Superbabies: Baby Geniuses 2 (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Following on from the plot of the last movie, babies can communicate with each other using 'baby talk', and have an innate knowledge of the secrets of the universe. The baby geniuses become involved in a scheme by media mogul Bill Biscane ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, absurd, feel good, splatter ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: babies and infants, adventure, good versus evil, save the day, mischievous children, escapades, superhero, mind control, young heroes, secret identity, heroic mission, family ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Turtles and the Shredder battle once again, this time for the last cannister of the ooze that created the Turtles, which Shredder wants to create an army of new mutants.
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, ninja, fight, adventure, turtle, mentor, talking animals, good versus evil, antidote, secret identity, young heroes ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, brooklyn new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 11K
Catch That Kid (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Athletic 12-year-old Maddy (Kristen Stewart) shares an enthusiasm for mountain climbing with her father, Tom (Sam Robards). Unfortunately, Tom suffers a spinal injury while scaling Mount Everest, and his family is unable to afford the surgery that ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: heist, adventure, bank robbery, family, disorder, family relations, heroes, teenage life, crimes, rivalry, coming of age, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Turbo: A Power Rangers Movie (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The legendary Power Rangers must stop the evil space pirate Divatox from releasing the powerful Maligore from his volcanic imprisonment on the island of Muranthias, where only the kindly wizard Lerigot has the key to release him. The hope of victory ...
Style: super sentai, light, intense, unusual plot structure, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, power rangers, good versus evil, giant monster, adventure, teenager, monster, destiny, violence, childhood, disaster, heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles III (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The four turtles travel back in time to the days of the legendary and deadly samurai in ancient Japan, where they train to perfect the art of becoming one. The turtles also assist a small village in an uprising.
Style: humorous, unusual plot structure, feel good, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: ninja, superhero, martial arts, time travel, samurai, family, adventure, fight, culture clash, violence, magic, talking animals ...
Time: future, 17th century, 16th century, 90s, 20th century ...
Place: japan, new york, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Race to Witch Mountain (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A taxi driver gets more than he bargained for when he picks up two teen runaways. Not only does the pair possess supernatural powers, but they're also trying desperately to escape people who have made them their targets.
Style: exciting, entertaining, atmospheric, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: alien, adventure, benign alien, ufo, children, spacecraft, disney, teleportation, desert, supernatural ability, young heroes, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Suburban Commando (1991)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Shep Ramsey is an interstellar hero, righting wrongs, etc. His ship is damaged after a fight with an interstellar nasty and he must hide out on Earth until it can recharge. He leaves his power suit at home, but still finds himself unable to allow ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, intense, light, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, benign alien, adventure, space and aliens, family, fish out of water, alien, heroes, good versus evil, rescue, mixed martial arts, save the world ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Return from Witch Mountain (1978)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this sequal to "Escape From Witch Mountain," Tia and Tony leave their safe refuge on witch mountain for a trip to Los Angeles. Tony is kidnapped by the evil Dr. Gannon and his spinster partner Letha and brainwashed into helping Gannon ...
Style: humorous, sexy, sweet, visually appealing, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: alien, child in peril, disney, kidnapping, supernatural, mad scientist, gang, adventure, family, greed, destiny, death ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.2
 73K
Lost in Space (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The prospects for continuing life on Earth in the year 2058 are grim. So the Robinsons are launched into space to colonize Alpha Prime, the only other inhabitable planet in the galaxy. But when a stowaway sabotages the mission, the Robinsons find ...
Style: futuristic, surreal, exciting, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, space and aliens, space travel, robot, alien, adventure, save the world, space exploration, spacecraft, family, heroes, escapades ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Aliens in the Attic (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of kids must protect their vacation home from invading aliens.
Style: humorous, entertaining, semi serious, funny, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: alien, supernatural, teenager, adventure, space and aliens, buddies, friends, young heroes, youth, alien encounter, teenage life, mind control ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, maine
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 59K
The Rocketeer (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Straight from the pages of a pulp comic from a past era, the Rocketeer recreates 1930s Hollywood, complete with gangsters, Nazi spies, and the growth of the Age of Aviation. Young pilot Cliff Secord stumbles on a top secret rocket-pack and with the ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, stylized, melancholic, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, treasure hunt, adventure, family, betrayal, adaptation, world war two, aviation, disney, gangsters, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 1930s, future, 90s, 20th century, year 1938 ...
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Spy Next Door (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Former CIA spy Bob Ho takes on his toughest assignment to date: looking after his girlfriend's three kids, who haven't exactly warmed to their mom's beau. And when one of the youngsters accidentally downloads a top-secret formula, ...
Style: feel good, humorous, ridiculous, sweet, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: mischievous children, spy, martial arts, cia agent, children, secret agents, child spy, family, single parent, nanny, cia, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: hong kong, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Muppets from Space (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: When Gonzo's breakfast cereal tells him that he's the descendant of aliens from another planet, his attempts at extraterrestrial communication get him kidnapped by a secret government agency, prompting the Muppets to spring into action. ...
Style: humorous, light, entertaining, not serious, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: puppet, adventure, muppets, family, alien, space travel, friendship, unlikely friendships, secrets, mad scientist, rescue, benign alien ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Super Mario Bros. (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Japan, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mario and Luigi, plumbers from Brooklyn, find themselves in an alternate universe where evolved dinosaurs live in hi-tech squalor. They're the only hope to save our universe from invasion by the dino dictator, Koopa.
Style: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, monster, family, save the world, plumber, transformation, brothers, fantasy world, good versus evil, rescue, heroes ...
Time: future, 90s, 80s
Place: new york, brooklyn new york city, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
3 Ninjas Knuckle Up (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Rocky, Colt and TumTum must battle an evil wealthy toxic waste dumper in order to save a local Indian tribe and their friend Joe. The 3 Ninjas must help find Joe's father and find a secret disk that contains evidence that could stop the toxic ...
Style: feel good, humorous, sexy, motivational, touching ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: ninja, martial arts, family, young heroes, childhood, adventure, heroes, youth, save the day, underdog, buddies, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
My Favorite Martian (1999)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: News producer, Tim O'Hara gets himself fired for unwillingly compromising his bosses' daughter during a live transmission. A little later, he witnesses the crashing of a small Martian spacecraft, realizing his one-time chance of delivering ...
Style: feel good, humorous, entertaining, unusual plot structure, clever ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: disney, alien, mars, martian, benign alien, fish out of water, nasa, family, hidden camera, nudity (full frontal - brief), chase, adaptation ...
Time: future, 90s
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%