Movies like X-Men: First Class

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X-Men: First Class (2011)
 7.7
 601K
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 (some familiar, some new), to stop the greatest threat the world has ever known.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, intense, surprise ending, interesting, comic, entertaining, epic, harsh
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, cia, teenage superhero, cold war, save the day, vengeance, supernatural power, superhuman, adventure, supernatural, telekinesis, supervillain, tough guy, mind reading, super villain, russian, mind control, nuclear threat, training, world war three, villainess, ship wreck ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1944, 1940s, year 1962, future
Place: battleship, oxford university, usa, mine, poland, moscow russia, cuba ...

Most similar movies to X-Men: First Class

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, entertaining, comic and surprise ending films with plots about transformation, good versus evil, fight scenes, superhero, explosion, weapons and storytelling mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like X-Men: First Class: X-Men (2000), Deadpool (2016), X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014), X-Men: Apocalypse (2016), X-Men 2 (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 528K
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, superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, supernatural ability, heroic mission, rescue, heroes, supernatural, adventure, danger, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, near future, 2000s ...
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, u.s. capitol building, poland, mississippi ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 824K
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, stylized, humorous, dark humor, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, dark hero, mutant, self healing, anti heroes, immortality, supernatural ability, escapades, parody, imaginary, revenge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ 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, stylized, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, changing the past or future, mutant, good versus evil, supernatural ability, storm, superhuman powers, superhero, heroes, danger, sent to the past, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, 20th century, 70s, contemporary, 2010s ...
Place: usa, pentagon, washington d.c., china, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: mutant, superhero, apocalypse, superhero team, world domination, transformation, teleportation, betrayal, immortality, revenge, mentor, good versus evil ...
Time: future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, west berlin west germany, ohio, pentagon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Movie in collections
 7.5
 474K
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, stylized, serious, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, good versus evil, self sacrifice, mind control, assassination attempt, scientist, professor, bigotry, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, near future, 2000s
Place: usa, canada, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 282K
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, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heaven and hell, supernatural ability, demon, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, danger, undercover, monster, paranormal phenomena, professor ...
Time: contemporary, 40s, 20th century, 21st century, 1940s
Place: new york, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 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: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, monster, alien invasion, teamwork, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, man versus machine, save the world, good versus evil, superhero team, supernatural ability, androids and robots, master villain, imaginary, heroes, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, oslo norway, eastern europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
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: intense, exciting, comic, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: superhero, mutant, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero team, heroic mission, adventure, supervillain, moral dilemma, supernatural power, nosebleed, force field ...
Time: 1990s, year 1975, year 1992
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, one man army, courage, superhuman powers, heroism, soldier, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, army, patriotism, scientist ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: usa, new york, alps, big ben london, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.7
 395K
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, stylized, suspenseful, gloomy, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: immortality, supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, samurai, good versus evil, martial arts, chase, haunted by the past, healing power, loner ...
Time: 2010s, year 1945, future
Place: japan, asia, canada, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 7.1
 639K
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, secret identity, double life, family relations, master villain, alien invasion, flying man, destruction ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, canada, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
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, comic, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, giant, superhero, scientist, on the run, transformation, adventure, destruction, military, mutant, escapades, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, usa, rio de janeiro, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.6
 237K
John Carter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, mysterious planet, space travel, mars, imaginary kingdom, heroes, space wars, danger, princess, save the day, martian, alien race ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s, future
Place: arizona, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 663K
Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor - a powerful but arrogant warrior god - recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, epic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, immortality, superhuman powers, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, warrior, protector, rivalry, prince, adventure, parents and children, betrayal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new mexico, usa, norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.0
 638K
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, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, revenge, undercover, secretary, russian, scientist, spy, technology, adventure, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, washington d.c., moscow russia, new york ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, experiment, transformation, mad scientist, genetic engineering, fighting crime, love and romance, vigilante, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 673K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, 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, witty, stylized, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, hotshot hero, millionaire, explosion, good versus evil, army, scientist, deception, gadget, androids and robots, president ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 20th century, 2010s
Place: tennessee, usa, malibu california, pakistan, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: entertaining, intense, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: superhero, teenage life, supernatural power, moral dilemma, teenager, arms dealer, school, costumed hero, rescue, battle, good versus evil, criminal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, berlin germany, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, serious, suspenseful, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, explosion, good versus evil, soldier, mission, gadget, deception, disguise, shield, political thriller, superhuman powers, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 250K
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: exciting, suspenseful, comic, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, transformation, adventure, secret identity, supernatural ability, alien, mad scientist, pilot, chosen one, one man army, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993, 1990s, year 1991 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.3
 141K
Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, 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, adventure, imaginary, teleportation, transformation, superhero team, telekinesis, portal, strong female character, save the world, fighting crime, danger ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s, year 2007
Place: usa, panama, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.7
 294K
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, stylized, entertaining, comic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, invisibility, radiation, superhuman powers, transformation, space station, good versus evil, friendship, laboratory, scientist, adventure ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Movie in collections
Assassin's Creed (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: exciting, serious, surprise ending, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, secret society, time travel, assassin, brotherhood, adventure, imaginary, memory, danger, undercover, changing the past or future, deadly ...
Time: 15th century, ancient history, 2010s, year 1986
Place: spain, texas, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, entertaining, cliffhanger ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: magic, superhero, genocide, battlefield, sacrifice, save the world, teenage superhero, magical object, throne, supervillain, super villain, superhero team ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, africa, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, 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: exciting, suspense, dark, comic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, good versus evil, justice, dark hero, superhero, heroes, save the world, batman, master villain, flying man, fight to the death, death of protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1981, year 1918
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, africa, washington d.c., tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, rage, scientist, experiment, boxer, army, vengeance, attack, haunted by the past ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, canada, vietnam, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
19%
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: intense, exciting, comic, humorous, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, disagreement, revenge, ex soldier, brainwashing, flying man, teenage hero, teamwork, costumed hero, epic battle, death of father ...
Time: 1990s, year 1991, 2010s
Place: siberia, eastern europe, cleveland ohio, vienna, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, superhuman powers, vigilantism, heroes, fighting crime, experiment, scientist, double life, protector, transformation, love and romance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.9
 838K
Iron Man (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: After being held captive in an Afghan cave, billionaire engineer Tony Stark creates a unique weaponized suit of armor to fight evil.
Style: exciting, humorous, witty, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, technology, adventure, prodigy, heroes, terrorism, good versus evil, weapon system, millionaire, androids and robots, self sacrifice, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, middle east, afghanistan, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%