Movies and TV shows like Misfits

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Misfits (2009)
 8.2
 96K
Misfits (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: When five young outsiders on Community Service get caught in a strange storm, they discover that they have developed superpowers.
Style: witty, cynical, exciting, surreal, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhuman powers, youth, friends, teenage life, swearing, anti heroes, heroes, imaginary, friendship, superhero, supernatural, supernatural power, time travel, invisibility, misfit, danger, juvenile delinquent, twentysomething life, homeless, anti hero, super strength, community service, love, psychic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Misfits

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out semi serious, humorous, exciting and captivating films and TV series with plots about youth, friendship, supernatural ability, imaginary, supernatural, supernatural power and teenage life mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Misfits: The Umbrella Academy (2019), Skins (2007), The Almighty Johnsons (2011), Shameless (2011), Powers (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, time traveler, time travel, adventure, team, netflix, danger, fight, family, fantasy world, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, year 1989
Place: usa
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89%
 8.2
 77K
Skins (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Irreverent comedy drama which follows the messy lives, loves, delirious highs and inevitable lows of a group of raucous teenage friends in Bristol.
Style: captivating, realistic, cynical, semi serious, sexual ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, sexual relations, drugs/alcohol, friends, homosexual, youth, underage drinking, party, looking for sex, friendship, siblings relations, high school life ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
The Almighty Johnsons (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: The Almighty Johnsons is a New Zealand fantasy comedy/drama television series, which was created by James Griffin and Rachel Lang and is produced by South Pacific Pictures. It began airing its first series of ten episodes in New Zealand on 7 ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: god or devil, supernatural, norse mythology, heroes, superhuman powers, life turned upside down, supernatural ability, family secret, rivalry, family relations, villain, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 213K
Shameless (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Chicagoan Frank Gallagher is the proud single dad of six smart, industrious, independent kids, who without him would be... perhaps better off. When Frank's not at the bar spending what little money they have, he's passed out on the floor. ...
Style: biting, offbeat, humorous, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: dysfunctional family, life is a bitch, family problems, teenage life, gay teenager, siblings relations, family relations, teenage sex, juvenile delinquency, sex scene, youth, bipolar disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 6.7
 6K
Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, heroes, imaginary, supernatural, superhuman powers, fighting crime, law enforcement, police detective, youth, danger, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 70K
Preacher (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A preacher sets out on a mission to make the almighty himself confess his sin of abandoning the world. With his best friend Cassidy, an alcoholic Irish vampire, his love Tulip, a red blooded gun towing Texan, and the power of genesis, an unholy ...
Style: twists and turns, biblical, funny, semi serious, macabre
Plot: supernatural power, preacher, heaven and hell, anti heroes, supernatural, dark humor, vampire, god, angel, sin, dark hero, anti hero ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.5
 25K
Being Human (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Three paranormal roommates, a ghost, a vampire, and a werewolf, struggle to keep their dark secrets from the world, while helping each other navigate the complexities of living double lives.
Style: semi serious, stylized, scary, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, roommate, transformation, friends, lifestyle, everyday life, imaginary, twentysomething life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: boston, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
My Mad Fat Diary (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 47 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 1996 in Lincolnshire, the show tells the tragic and humorous story of a very troubled young girl Rae, who has just left a psychiatric hospital, where she has spent four months after attempting suicide, begins to reconnect with her best friend ...
Style: touching, sincere, sentimental, tragicomedy, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, teen drama
Plot: fat girl, teenage life, best friends, depression, physical appearance, youth, teenage love, social misfits, first love, adolescence, loneliness, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, year 1996
Place: england, northern england
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 6.8
 8K
The Listener (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Toby Logan is a highly skilled paramedic with a secret – he can read minds. Toby never really knew his parents and grew up in foster care, this coupled with his secret, which he shares with no one, has made him a bit of a loner. Until now, Toby ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful, emotional
Plot: telepathy, supernatural power, supernatural ability, investigation, supernatural, uncover truth, paramedic, crimes, psychic, psychic power, danger, save the day ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 2K
Nowhere Boys (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Australia
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Four teenage boys get lost in the forest and discover, when they return home, that they are in an alternate world identical to theirs except for one startling difference - they were never born.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: parallel world, supernatural ability, young heroes, adventure, chosen one, friendship, youth, supernatural, good versus evil, lost, danger, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.8
 24K
Being Human (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The central premise of Being Human is that various types of supernatural beings exist alongside human beings, with varying degrees of menace; that three of these supernatural beings are opting to live amongst human beings rather than apart from ...
Style: semi serious, scary, captivating, suspenseful, twists and turns ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, supernatural, ghost, supernatural power, supernatural ability, roommate, friendship, imaginary, transformation, teleportation, social misfits ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s, 21st century
Place: europe, wales, united kingdom
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.2
 12K
Wonderfalls (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Wonderfalls is a comedy-drama television series that was broadcast on the Fox television network in 2004. The show centers on Jaye Tyler, a recent Brown University graduate with a philosophy degree, who holds a dead-end job as a sales clerk at a ...
Style: feel good, odd, semi serious, touching, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: magical, niagara falls, good deed, supernatural ability, supernatural, disorder, boss, heroine, young woman, youth, imaginary, human relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 133K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Scott McCall, a high school student living in the town of Beacon Hills has his life drastically changed when he's bitten by a werewolf, becoming one himself. He must henceforth learn to balance his problematic new identity with his day-to-day ...
Style: suspenseful, touching, serious, atmospheric, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, supernatural, high school, teenage love, supernatural power, teenage life, transformation, friends, teen romance, youth, life turned upside down ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, mexico, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.0
 244K
Chronicle (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Three high school students make an incredible discovery, leading to their developing uncanny powers beyond their understanding. As they learn to control their abilities and use them to their advantage, their lives start to spin out of control, and ...
Style: bad ending, suspenseful, serious, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: telekinesis, supernatural ability, super strength, friendship, outcast, teenage life, high school, anti hero, supernatural, adolescence, popularity, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, washington d.c., seattle washington, tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 140
Split (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Israel
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Follows Ella Rosen who discovers her identity, as a half-vampire, half-human, when she starts at Green High whose principal is secretly the head of 'The Order of the Blood' an order which is devoted to cleansing the world of vampires.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, captivating
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: high school, vampire, good versus evil, friendship, supernatural, high school life, friends, supernatural romance, youth, love triangle, teenage love, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 14K
Believe (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Believe is about an unlikely relationship between a gifted young girl and a man sprung from prison who has been tasked with protecting her from the evil elements that hunt her power.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: telekinesis, protector, young heroes, heroes, ex convict, supernatural ability, changing lives, danger, good versus evil, orphan, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Into every generation a slayer is born: one girl in all the world, a chosen one. She alone will wield the strength and skill to fight the vampires, demons, and the forces of darkness; to stop the spread of their evil and the swell of their number. ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural, vampire slayer, chosen one, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, high school, vampire human love, good versus evil, prophecy, monster, double life ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 783
SLiDE (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of five 17-year-olds smashing their way into adulthood.
Style: sincere, captivating, humorous, psychological, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: friendship, teenage love, coming of age, teenage life, best friends, youth, party, jealousy, teenager, friends, shallowness, crush ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.5
 43K
Awkward. (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: An irreverent look at the conflict, chaos and humor that defines teenage life through the eyes of 15-year-old Jenna Hamilton whose life begins to change when a simple accident becomes an epic misunderstanding and is blown way out of proportion. ...
Style: realistic, humorous, light, not serious, romantic ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: high school, teenage life, popularity, teenage love, loser, self esteem, youth, shyness, student, high school life, classmate, friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 3K
Wolfblood (2012)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Being a teenager is hard enough. Being a Wolfblood teenager is ten times more complicated. 14 year old Maddy loves her abilities - heightened senses, being faster, stronger and more graceful - but hates the secrets that come with them.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, superhuman powers, human becomes animal, teenage life, heroes, supernatural ability, classmate, wolf, curses spells and rituals, high school, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.5
 119K
Smallville (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Smallville is an American television series developed by writers/producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. It is based on the DC Comics character Superman, originally created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The series follows the adventures of Clark ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superhero, secret identity, superhuman powers, teenage love, good versus evil, double life, friendship, superman character, super powers, heroes, danger, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.8
 16K
Fresh Meat (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: A group of six students about to embark on the most exciting period of their lives so far: university!
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: student life, university, lifestyle, teenage life, adolescence vs adulthood, social awkwardness, student, youth, young people, social relations, drugs/alcohol, shyness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.9
 6K
Skins (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A wild ride through the lives of a group of high school friends stumbling through the mine field of adolescence... and stepping on most of the mines as they go.
Style: realistic, sexy, semi serious, sincere, touching ...
Audience: teen drama, teens
Plot: teenage sex, teenage sexuality, high school, friendship, teen drug use, troubled teen, teenage life, youth, lesbian teen, friends, social relations, coming of age ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, baltimore
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.3
 32K
The Gifted (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban couple's ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, twists and turns, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural power, supernatural ability, super powers, superhero, teamwork, good versus evil, parents and children, family, superhero team, super strength, social misfits ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 233K
Heroes (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Common people discover that they have super powers. Their lives intertwine as a devastating event must be prevented.
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, atmospheric, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, save the world, superhero, psychic, heroic mission, teleportation, stopped time, heroes, danger, good versus evil, supernatural, villain ...
Time: future, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
No Ordinary Family (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: After their plane crashes into the Amazon River, each member of the Powell family starts to show signs of new, unique and distinct super powers.
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, enigmatic
Audience: teens
Plot: family, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, teenage life, imaginary, parents and children, district attorney, scientist, fighting crime, family life, family secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Mako Mermaids (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Australia
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Real-life mermaids, Sirena, Nixie and Lyla are part of a mermaid pod, which lives in the waters of Mako Island. As young members of the pod, it is their job to protect the Moon Pool and guard it from trespassers. But on the night of a full moon, the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, sentimental
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mermaid, island, friends, teenage life, supernatural romance, supernatural ability, friendship, superhuman powers, merman, imaginary, save the day, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Wizards of Waverly Place (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Alex, Justin and Max Russo are not your ordinary kids - they're wizards in training! While their parents run the Waverly Sub Station, the siblings struggle to balance their ordinary lives while learning to master their extraordinary powers.
Style: feel good, stylized, not serious, humorous, parody
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: teenage life, witch, supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, teenager, high school, brother brother relationship, teenage girl, youth, family relations, supernatural, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 520
The Zack Files (2000)
Genre: Family, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: The Zack Files is a science fiction television program that revolves around a young boy, played by Robert Clark, who is a magnet for paranormal activity and attends Horace White High School for Boys along with his three friends Cam, Gwen, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural power, teenage life, young heroes, adventure, youth, supernatural ability, buddies, paranormal phenomena, friends, family relations, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Just Add Magic (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 27 min.
TV show
Story: Kelly Quinn and her two BFF's, Darbie and Hannah, stumble upon her grandmother's mysterious cookbook in the attic and discover some far from ordinary recipes. When the Shut'em Up Shortcake silences Kelly's pesky little brother ...
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, touching, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: magic, youth, magic spell, friends, family, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, friendship, best friends, imaginary, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%