Movies like The Amazing Spider-Man

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The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
 7.0
 519K
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 discovers a mysterious briefcase that belonged to his father, he begins a quest to understand his parents' disappearance – leading him directly to Oscorp and the lab of Dr. Curt Connors, his father's former partner. As Spider-Man is set on a collision course with Connors' alter ego, The Lizard, Peter will make life-altering choices to use his powers and shape his destiny to become a hero.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, comic, emotional, sentimental, touching, serious, surprise ending, intense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, experiment, transformation, mad scientist, genetic engineering, fighting crime, love and romance, vigilante, monster, scientist, villain, bully, martial arts, one man army, social outcast, masked vigilante, reboot, serum, adventure, double life, family, teenage superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa

Most similar movies to The Amazing Spider-Man

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, comic, stylized and intense films with plots about superhero, good versus evil, chase, transformation, alter ego, rivalry and comics mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Amazing Spider-Man: The Avengers (2012), Spider-Man 2 (2004), Spider-Man 3 (2007), Spider-Man (2002), Spider-Man: Far from Home (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ⇓
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%
 7.3
 478K
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 ...
Style: sincere, exciting, sentimental, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, date night, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, scientist, double life, mad scientist, good versus evil, student, defamation, super villain, tentacle, death, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 454K
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, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, date night, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, revenge, butler, jealousy, self sacrifice, friendship, rivalry, sand, forgiveness, amnesia ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 631K
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, sentimental, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, master villain, transformation, experiment, double life, disguise, imaginary, guilt, secret identity, evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, sentimental, comic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, mutant, teenage life, imaginary, family, martial arts, secret identity, bully, secret, heroic mission, adventure, superhuman powers ...
Place: new york, berlin germany, prague czech republic, prague, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Superman Returns (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: secret identity, superhuman powers, superhero, double life, transformation, self sacrifice, reporter, invulnerability, good versus evil, destruction, world domination, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 521K
Black Panther (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, stylized, intense, surprise ending
Plot: superhero, black hero, panther, king, technology, martial arts, good versus evil, loss of father, murder, meteor, talking to the dead, revenge ...
Time: 1990s, year 1992, 20th century, future, 2010s
Place: africa, oakland california, nigeria, mine, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 8.2
 1.2M
Batman Begins (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal ...
Style: exciting, bleak, suspense, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, good versus evil, double life, fighting crime, disguise, undercover, haunted by the past, crime fighter, corruption, justice, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa, himalaya, tibet, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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 ⇓
42%
 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 ⇓
42%
 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 ⇓
67%
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 ⇓
40%
 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 ⇓
38%
 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 ⇓
38%
 3.7
 216K
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: exciting, stylized, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: date night, family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, double life, good versus evil, crime fighter, secret identity, superhuman powers, master villain, fighting crime, undercover, crime, super vehicle, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 1990s, twentieth century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
37%
Movie in collections
 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 ⇓
37%
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 ⇓
36%
 7.3
 505K
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: superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, ant, miniaturization, shrinking, dark hero, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, technology, father daughter relationship, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1989, 2010s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.3
 196K
Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, comic, dark, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: secret identity, superhero, vigilantism, martial arts, supernatural ability, vengeance, boxing, fighting crime, blindness, organized crime, megalomaniac, rapist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york, england, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The city needs heroes. Darkness has settled over New York City as Shredder and his evil Foot Clan have an iron grip on everything from the police to the politicians. The future is grim until four unlikely outcast brothers rise from the sewers and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, feel good, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: ninja, master warrior, martial arts, superhero, mutation, good versus evil, vigilante, supernatural, turtle, sewer, adventure, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Movie in collections
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, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, mutant, cia, teenage superhero, cold war, save the day, vengeance, supernatural power, superhuman, adventure ...
Time: 1960s, 60s, 20th century, year 1962, year 1944 ...
Place: battleship, oxford university, usa, mine, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.3
 146K
Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Switzerland, Canada, Panama
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, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, secret identity, double life, megalomaniac, crime fighter, good versus evil, adventure, danger, self sacrifice, heroes, save the day ...
Time: year 1966, 1960s, 1940s, 1950s, year 1978
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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 ⇓
33%
 6.8
 90K
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, suspenseful, serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, niagara falls, good versus evil, world domination, megalomaniac, criminal, loss of virginity, adventure, solitude, undercover ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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 ⇓
32%
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 ⇓
32%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A quartet of mutated humanoid turtles clash with an uprising criminal gang of ninjas
Style: exciting, humorous, comic, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: secret identity, mutant, ninja, martial arts, good versus evil, friendship, adventure, fighting crime, save the day, master villain, genetically altered, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%