Movies like X-Men 2

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X-Men 2 (2003)
 7.4
 497K
X-Men 2 (2003)
Original name: X2
Genre: Action, 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 Stryker's scheme to exterminate all mutants.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, surprise ending, cult film, allegory, intense, comic, visually appealing, interesting ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, mutant, good versus evil, scientist, self sacrifice, assassination attempt, professor, mind control, bigotry, footsie under the table, adventure, dark hero, supernatural, heroes, freak, misfit, president, injustice, life is a bitch, experiment, leader, frame up, teamwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, near future, 2000s
Place: usa, canada, washington d.c.

Most similar movies to X-Men 2

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, comic, surprise ending and visually appealing films with plots about superhero, fight scenes, transformation, good versus evil, martial arts, technology and alter ego mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like X-Men 2: X-Men (2000), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), X-Men: The Last Stand (2006), The Avengers (2012), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 554K
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, suspenseful, comic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, supernatural, adventure, heroes, danger, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, near future, 1940s, 2000s ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, u.s. capitol building, poland, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, entertaining, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, time travel, changing the past or future, supernatural ability, good versus evil, superhero, danger, superhuman powers, psychic, transformation, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 70s, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: usa, china, pentagon, moscow russia, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, government official, master villain, responsibility, good versus evil, president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa, washington d.c., new york, california
⇓ 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, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman powers, monster, save the world, imaginary, heroic mission, giant, costumed hero, alien invasion, teamwork ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, serious, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, scientist, rage, experiment, army, vengeance, boxer, genetically altered, professor ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, vietnam, canada, ohio
⇓ 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: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, secret identity, superhero, double life, transformation, self sacrifice, reporter, good versus evil, world domination, save the world, invulnerability, helicopter ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
X-Men: First Class (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they were closest of friends, working together with other mutants ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, intense, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural power, mutant, superhero, superhuman powers, superhuman, teenage superhero, cold war, save the day, vengeance, cia, super villain ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1962 ...
Place: oxford university, usa, eastern europe, poland, argentina ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 865K
Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: exciting, comic, dark humor, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, dark hero, superhuman powers, mutant, revenge, imaginary, immortality, anti hero, self healing, supernatural ability, escapades, parody ...
Time: 2010s, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.
Style: suspense, exciting, comic, epic, surprise ending ...
Plot: apocalypse, mutant, superhero, superhero team, world domination, transformation, teleportation, betrayal, immortality, mentor, good versus evil, comics ...
Time: future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, cairo egypt, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 416K
The Wolverine (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wolverine faces his ultimate nemesis - and tests of his physical, emotional, and mortal limits - in a life-changing voyage to modern-day Japan.
Style: exciting, gloomy, suspenseful, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: immortality, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, samurai, mutant, good versus evil, martial arts, chase, healing power, haunted by the past, loner ...
Time: year 1945, 2010s, future
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 280K
Jumper (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, Mexico, Spain, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: David Rice is a man who knows no boundaries, a Jumper, born with the uncanny ability to teleport instantly to anywhere on Earth. When he discovers others like himself, David is thrust into a dangerous and bloodthirsty war while being hunted by a ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: teleportation, supernatural ability, chase, young heroes, adventure, youth, presumed dead, double life, supernatural, first love, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: michigan, himalaya, egypt, rome italy, mount everest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 6.7
 327K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: super powers, anti hero, superhero, alien, supernatural power, tough guy, super villain, experiment gone awry, laboratory, parasite, mutation, alien monster ...
Time: 2010s
Place: malaysia, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 601K
Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, harsh, emotional, futuristic ...
Plot: death of protagonist, little girl, apocalypse, superhero, chase, survival, older man younger man relationship, mutant, feral child, anti hero, evil corporation, father daughter relationship ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s, 2020s
Place: north dakota, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 5.7
 25K
Bloodshot (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine - Bloodshot. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot ...
Style: disturbing, psychological, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: nanotechnology, super strength, super soldier, superhero, revenge, murder, danger, self healing, redemption, dark hero, good versus evil, brutality ...
Time: contemporary, near future, 2020s
Place: hungary, italy, budapest hungary, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 692K
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, witty, suspenseful, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rivalry, scientist, adventure, heroes, escapades, danger, secretary, villain, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: moscow russia, new york, washington d.c., monte carlo, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: exciting, surprise ending, comic, intense, entertaining ...
Plot: superhero, mutant, supernatural ability, heroic mission, telekinesis, adventure, good versus evil, superhero team, supernatural power, teleportation, moral dilemma, world domination ...
Time: 1990s, year 1975, year 1992
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
 299K
Hellboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the final days of World War II, the Nazis attempt to use black magic to aid their dying cause. The Allies raid the camp where the ceremony is taking place, but not before a demon - Hellboy - has already been conjured. Joining the Allied forces, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: demon, supernatural, superhero, adventure, supernatural ability, heaven and hell, monster, good versus evil, undercover, danger, superhuman powers, fbi ...
Time: contemporary, 40s, 20th century, 21st century, 1940s
Place: new york, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.0
 573K
Suicide Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: absurd, comic, intense, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Plot: secret mission, superhero, anti hero, alter ego, criminal heroes, revenge, villain turns good, batman, dark hero, insanity, mission, transformation ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 726K
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, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, adventure, vengeance, hotshot hero, rivalry, danger, escapades, heroes, millionaire, betrayal, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 1990s, year 1999 ...
Place: tennessee, malibu california, washington d.c., pakistan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
 246K
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, serious, exciting, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, chase, adventure, genetics, mutant, experiment gone awry, mad scientist, transformation, anger, military, dark hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1960s
Place: california, south america, central america, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, master villain, superhuman powers, save the world, man versus machine, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero team, imaginary, heroic mission, rivalry, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, oslo norway, africa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 669K
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, double life, family relations, alien invasion, flying man, reporter, newspaper ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, courage, superhuman powers, adventure, heroism, army, one man army, disney, heroic mission, soldier, good versus evil, transformation ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1942, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, big ben london, alps, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 7.6
 482K
Watchmen (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In a gritty and alternate 1985 the glory days of costumed vigilantes have been brought to a close by a government crackdown, but after one of the masked veterans is brutally murdered, an investigation into the killer is initiated. The reunited ...
Style: comic, bleak, twists and turns, suspense, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alternate reality, superhero, parallel world, imaginary, conspiracy, superhuman powers, good versus evil, moral dilemma, anti heroes, save the world, investigation, hidden identity ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, year 1969, year 1971, year 1959 ...
Place: usa, soviet union, manhattan new york city, afghanistan, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.5
 260K
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, suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, alien, transformation, immortal, supernatural ability, secret identity, mad scientist, chosen one, father son relationship, one man army ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2011, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 151 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, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, good versus evil, justice, superhero, save the world, dark hero, heroes, batman, fight to the death, flying man, death, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1981, year 1918, 2010s
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c., tijuana mexico, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, entertaining, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, political thriller, danger, rivalry, betrayal, friendship, soldier, explosion, disguise, mission ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, touching ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroes, superhuman powers, vigilantism, fighting crime, experiment, scientist, double life, save the day, protector, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.3
 664K
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, family outing, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, super villain, good versus evil, double life, courage, experiment gone awry, experiment, master villain, transformation, imaginary, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, experiment, mad scientist, genetic engineering, transformation, teenage superhero, fighting crime, love and romance, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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