Movies like The Giant of Metropolis

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The Giant of Metropolis (1961)
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The Giant of Metropolis (1961)
Original name: Il gigante di Metropolis
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Obro the muscleman (Gordon Mitchell) goes to Atlantis and sinks a death-ray king (Bella Cortez) who knows the secret of immortality.
Style: exciting, offbeat, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, catastrophe, ghost, incest, atlantis, volcano, mad scientist, murder, poison, belly dancer, sword and sandal, adventure, time travel, obsession, good versus evil, danger, society, heroic mission, imaginary, chaos, escapades, future dystopia, rivalry, man versus machine, state affairs ...

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Most similar movies to The Giant of Metropolis

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and psychotronic films with plots about danger, heroes, escapades, imaginary, adventure, rivalry and sword and sorcery mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like The Giant of Metropolis: Hercules and the Captive Women (1961), Atlas Against the Cyclops (1961), Hercules, Prisoner of Evil (1964), Witchville (2010), The Crown and the Dragon (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
20th Century Boys 3: Redemption (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: The final showdown, and the final reveal: who is Friend? How can he be stopped?
Style: suspenseful, stylized, futuristic, exciting, serious ...
Plot: heroes, rebellion, adventure, rebelliousness, future dystopia, life is a bitch, danger, escapades, imaginary, save the world, impostor, false identity ...
Time: future, 21st century
Place: japan, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When strange atmospheric events occur in the disunited city states of Ancient Greece, a forum debates what action to take. As there is no agreement, Androcles King of Thebes seeks the assistance of his friend, the legendary Hercules. Hercules, now ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, femme fatale, atlantis, one man army, heroes, sword and sandal, hercules, murder, boulder, monster, mythology, palace ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Atlas Against the Cyclops (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Strongman Maciste must battle the one-eyed Cyclops monster that is ravaging the land of Sadok, while at the same time fending off the advances of the evil Queen Capys, who wants to do a little ravaging of her own.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, peplum, cyclops, sword and sandal, monster, superhero, adventure, escapades, rescue, imaginary, battles, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Hercules, Prisoner of Evil (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules battles an evil sorceress who turns men into werewolves. The mythic duo returns in Prisoner of Evil, where a sorceress seduces Herc and transforms him into a mindless beast. Italian horror master Antonio Margheriti directed this installment ...
Style: serious, stylized, epic, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: heroes, hercules, sword and sandal, peplum, wizards and magicians, battles, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, deadly, dangerous animal, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Witchville (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Prince Malachy returns to his father’s kingdom after the Crusades his first impression is that a bad harvest is the reason that the villagers are sick and hungry. But all is not as it seems and a stranger to the village, warns the new king ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, homecoming, save the kingdom, escapades, danger, rivalry, village, imaginary kingdom, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Crown and the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a war-torn country that is plagued by a vicious dragon, Elenn, an arrogant, young noblewoman, accompanies her aunt on a mission to bring an ancient relic to the secret coronation of the rightful king.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, feel good, sincere
Plot: dragon, heroic mission, adventure, adventurer, escapades, heroes, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, danger, imaginary, on the road, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The 7 Adventures of Sinbad (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sinbad, the original Prince of Persia, must complete seven tasks in order to save the world from catastrophe.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, captivating, mystical
Plot: save the world, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, chaos, race against time, escapades, danger, chases and races, rivalry, imaginary, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Hexer (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The TV series and the film were loosely based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series The Witcher (Wiedźmin).
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, heroes, good versus evil, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, escapades, deadly creature ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Perseus Against the Monsters (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To avenge his father's death and free the people of Seriphos from the evil King Galinor of Argus, the noble Perseus must defeat a dragon -- and the monster Medusa, whose steely gaze has cast the kingdom's best soldiers into stone.
Style: serious, exciting, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, folk hero, good versus evil, battles, adventure, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, righting the wronged, save the princess, master warrior, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, ancient times
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Hercules Against the Moon Men (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules is summoned to oppose the evil Queen Samara, who has allied herself with aliens and is sacrificing her own people in a bid to awaken a moon goddess.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: evil queen, heroes, horse, princess, sword fight, alien, moon, mythology, sacrifice, hercules, evil alien, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Kingdom of Gladiators (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A king makes a pact with an ancient demon and after years of ruling his kingdom in peace, the demon has come to collect. Now a group of rival gladiators must fight for the survival of the kingdom.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Plot: heroes, adventure, rivalry, battles, contests and competitions, danger, escapades, imaginary, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, save the princess, graphic violence ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Adventures of Hercules II (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hercules searches for the Seven Thunderbolts of Zeus, which have been stolen by renegade gods.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, tense, cult film ...
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, heroes, good versus evil, obsessive quest, heroic mission, danger, superhuman powers, battles, legends and myths, rebelliousness, escapades ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, elf, imaginary, escapades, danger, rivalry, heroes, battles, curses spells and rituals, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Hobgoblin (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Once upon a time a god gave a mighty sword to the king of Aquiles to bring justice to his people. Now he wants it back - but the king rather gives his life than the sword. Goddess Dehamira, who spoke for him, is being taken all her privileges and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, cult film
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, imaginary, heroes, danger, escapades, supernatural, rivalry, adventurer, adventure, curses spells and rituals, dragon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Ursus (1961)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ursus returns from war to find his fiancée, Attea, has been kidnapped by a mysterious sect which sacrifices virgins to its patron goddess. Ursus faces much treachery and is forced to display much courage and strength as he and the blind girl ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, virgin sacrifice, adventure, imaginary, escapades, religions or cults, woman in danger, heroic mission, rescue, master warrior, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fantasy tale based on the tale of the legendary sailor. Here Sinbad must recover five magical stones to free the city of Basra from the evil spell cast by a wizard. His journey takes him to the isle of the Amazons where the queen tries to capture ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: warrior, arabian nights, wizards, supernatural, folk hero, adventurer, ghost, danger, escapades, imaginary, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Place: arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Fire & Ice (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Romania
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Princess Luisa and knight Gabriel must face a dragon to save their kingdom.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious, slasher
Plot: dragon, king, kingdom, adventure, battles, heroes, escapades, danger, knight, terrorism, magic, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, colourful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: superhuman powers, save the world, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, escapades, danger, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Arabian Adventure (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An evil caliph (Christopher Lee) offers his daughter’s hand in marriage to a prince if he can complete a perilous quest for a magical rose. Helped by a young boy and a magic carpet, Prince Hasan (Oliver Tobias), has to overcome genies, fire ...
Style: feel good, exciting, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, danger, good versus evil, supernatural, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, friends, heroes, daring rescue, escapades, prince, palace ...
Place: arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, feel good, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, danger, adventure, imaginary kingdom, adventurer, daring rescue, folk hero, rivalry, master villain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hercules in the Haunted World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Upon his return from battle in the previous film, the great warrior Hercules learns that his lover, Daianara, has lost her senses. Acording of the oracle Medea, Dianara's only hope is the Stone of Forgetfulness which lies deep in the realm of ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, oracle, heroes, hell, sword and sandal, peplum, hercules, muscleman, legends and myths, superhuman powers, rivalry, obsessive quest ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ulysses Against Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ulysses offends the gods so they send Hercules to capture him and bring him to them.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, chase, heroes, battles, warrior, sword, sword fight, injustice, friends, conquering, ocean or sea, graphic violence ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Babin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As scripted by Quebecois raconteur Fred Pellerin and directed by Luc Picard, this offbeat fantasy comedy details the adventures of Babine (Vincent Guillaume Otis), the son of a witch and a village pariah, as he ventures forth into the world and ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, semi serious, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, family, clergy, danger, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, rivalry, save the day, witch ...
Place: quebec
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Alexandria Again and Forever (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An evil king makes a bargain with a devil in order to get away with murdering his wife.
Style: serious, stylized, offbeat, exciting, psychotronic ...
Plot: heroes, danger, fall in love, love affair, siblings relations, legends and myths, destiny, conspiracy, wizards and magicians, love and romance, escapades, rivalry ...
Place: crete
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hundra (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Born in a tribe of fierce warrior women, Hundra has been raised to despise the influence of men. An archer, fighter and sword fighter, Hundra is superior to any male. Hundra finds her family slain and takes a vow of revenge until one day she meets ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, battle of the sexes, wizards and magicians, adventurer, adventure, deadly, siblings relations, village, survival, village life, heroic mission, feminism ...
Time: prehistory, middle ages, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hercules (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The film is an odd retelling of the story of Hercules battling the wizard Minos, who uses "science" in an attempt to take over the world. Hercules must stop him and rescue his princess love in the process. Part of the adventure finds ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: greek mythology, goddess, heroes, hercules, sword fight, greek god, battles, oracle, wizards and magicians, adventure, rivalry, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Rebirth of Mothra III (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: To save the world, Mothra goes back in time in an attempt to defeat a younger King Ghidorah.
Style: offbeat, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, creature, monster, creature feature, moth, giant monster, space and aliens, dragon, save the world, deadly creature, adventurer ...
Time: prehistory, 90s, 1990s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Gawain and the Green Knight (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The medieval legend of a supernatural knight who challenges the king's men to kill him.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: king, ring, knight, king arthur, heroes, escapades, danger, miraculous event, legends and myths, destiny, wooing, graphic violence ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Quest of the Delta Knights (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret society, the Delta Knights, attempts to save a medieval society from the evil over-lady.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, youth, heroes, heroic mission, rescue, adventurer, escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Blade of Kings (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the mythical land of Huadu, Charcoal Head, a humble boy born to rule an empire must undertake his journey to claim his throne.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: empress, vampire, martial arts, heroic mission, adventure, danger, imaginary, escapades, save the world, chosen one, twins, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%