Movies and TV shows like The Flash

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The Flash (2014)
 7.8
 281K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen guardian angel. Though initially excited by his newfound powers, Barry is shocked to discover he is not the only "meta-human" who was created in the wake of the accelerator explosion -- and not everyone is using their new powers for good. Barry partners with S.T.A.R. Labs and dedicates his life to protect the innocent. For now, only a few close friends and associates know that Barry is literally the fastest man alive, but it won't be long before the world learns what Barry Allen has become...The Flash.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, speed, save the world, adventure, crimes, time travel, save the day, supernatural power, danger, superhuman speed, fighting crime, secret identity, chases and races, end of the world, crime fighter, father son relationship, death, chase, imaginary, masked superhero, love, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa

Most similar movies to The Flash

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films and TV series with plots about superhero, escapades, danger, heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers and rivalry mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Drama genres. Some movies like The Flash: Supergirl (2015), Smallville (2001), Arrow (2012), DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016), Jessica Jones (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.4
 99K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Twenty-four-year-old Kara Zor-El, who was taken in by the Danvers family when she was 13 after being sent away from Krypton, must learn to embrace her powers after previously hiding them. The Danvers teach her to be careful with her powers, until ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, emotional, light, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, secret identity, strong female character, superheroine, super strength, superhuman powers, good versus evil, alien monster, alien, sister sister relationship, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 110K
Smallville (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
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, friendship, good versus evil, double life, danger, alien, secret, escapades, earth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 2010s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 384K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, fighting crime, vigilantism, undercover, righting the wronged, rivalry, martial arts, millionaire, young man, masked vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, entertaining, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, villain, lgbt, save the world, adventure, alternate reality, superhero, time travel, super villain, assassin, female warrior, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 6K
The Flash (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: The Flash is a 1990 American television series that starred John Wesley Shipp as the superhero, the Flash, and co-starred Amanda Pays. The series was developed from the DC Comics characters by the writing team of Danny Bilson and Paul De Meo, and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, captivating, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, fighting crime, danger, adventure, save the day, chases and races, rivalry, escapades, crimes, urban, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 8.0
 180K
Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, private detective, strong female character, superhero, investigation, super powers, danger, imaginary, violence, lawyer, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.4
 107K
Luke Cage (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, danger, crimes, save the day, escapades, master villain, african american, death, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.3
 515K
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, shrinking, miniaturization, ant, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, technology, father daughter relationship, chase, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1989
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 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, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the world, monster, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, costumed hero, alien invasion, teamwork ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 335K
Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
Story: Lawyer-by-day Matt Murdock uses his heightened senses from being blinded as a young boy to fight crime at night on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen as Daredevil.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, heroes, good versus evil, fighting crime, secret identity, lawyer, danger, superhuman powers, undercover, daredevil, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Agent Phil Coulson of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) puts together a team of agents to investigate the new, the strange and the unknown around the globe, protecting the ordinary from the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, superhuman powers, master villain, adventure, save the day, heroes, good versus evil, scientist, spy, secret agent, government agency, pilot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ 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: superhuman powers, secret identity, superhero, double life, transformation, reporter, self sacrifice, good versus evil, save the world, world domination, invulnerability, end of the world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Two teenagers from very different backgrounds awaken to newly acquired superpowers which mysteriously link them to one another.
Style: captivating, bleak, exciting, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, superhero, teenager, teenage superhero, friendship, supernatural, super strength, youth, teleportation, justice, romancing partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.6
 117K
Teen Wolf (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 41 min.
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, humorous, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: werewolf, supernatural ability, teenage life, high school, youth, teenage love, supernatural, supernatural power, life turned upside down, transformation, school, high school life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, usa, california, japan, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 105K
Iron Fist (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Danny Rand resurfaces 15 years after being presumed dead. Now, with the power of the Iron Fist, he seeks to reclaim his past and fulfill his destiny.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, super powers, good versus evil, heroes, crimes, fighting crime, save the day, danger, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 7.4
 29K
The Gifted (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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, twists and turns, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, super powers, superhero, supernatural ability, supernatural power, parents and children, good versus evil, teamwork, social misfits, hunted, family, prejudice ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 142K
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: serious, exciting, suspense, captivating, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, transformation, superhero, superhero team, imaginary, teleportation, master villain, telekinesis, portal, strong female character, save the world, fighting crime ...
Time: year 2007, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, pentagon, panama
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, adventure, danger, family, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, death, gay, time travel, society, fight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 6.7
 6K
Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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, superhuman powers, law enforcement, fighting crime, police detective, supernatural, youth, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Birds of Prey (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Huntress, Dinah, Oracle are determined to carry on Batman's fight for justice against the ruthless criminals of New Gotham City.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superheroine, adventure, fighting crime, good versus evil, secret identity, crimes, escapades, imaginary, society, superhuman powers, fictional reality, rivalry ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.0
 543
NightMan (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Night Man is an American action/adventure/sci-fi series that aired in syndication from September 15, 1997 to May 17, 1999. The series is loosely based on a comic book published by Malibu Comics and was created by Steve Englehart and developed for ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, jazz musician, rivalry, danger, fighting crime, jazz, imaginary, adventure, superhuman powers, heroes, escapades, policewoman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Marvel's The Defenders (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist join forces to take on common enemies as a sinister conspiracy threatens New York City.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: strong female lead, superhero team, masked superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroic mission, master villain, superhero, male objectification, partnership, death, daredevil ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 4K
Mutant X (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mutant X is a science fiction television series that debuted on October 6, 2001. The show was created by Avi Arad, and it centers around Mutant X, a team of "New Mutants" who possess extraordinary powers as a result of genetic engineering. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman, genetic engineering, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, danger, undercover, experiment gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
Power Rangers DinoThunder (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: An eccentric scientist and his partner, veteran Power Ranger Dr. Tommy Oliver, have created Dinosaur like robots called Bio Zords. After their laboratory is attacked by the evil Mesogog, Tommy narrowly escapes and retreats to the nearby city of ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: power rangers, martial arts, good versus evil, superhero, computer genius, partners, rivalry, save the world, secret identity, danger, young heroes, adventure ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.3
 150K
Superman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada, Switzerland
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, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, double life, save the world, megalomaniac, crime fighter, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, self sacrifice, danger ...
Time: year 1978, 1940s, 1950s, 1960s, year 1966
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.0
 6K
Wonder Woman (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wonder Woman is an American television series based on the DC Comics comic book superheroine of the same name. Starring Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince and Lyle Waggoner as Steve Trevor (both Sr. & Jr.), the show originally aired ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, comic, touching ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, strong female lead, superheroine, secret identity, amazon, fighting crime, superhuman powers, heroic mission, adventure, working undercover, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Bionic Woman (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, androids and robots, danger, investigation, escapades, government facility, chases and races, ex athlete, government agency, undercover, superheroine ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 8K
The Cape (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: "The Cape" is a drama series following Vince Faraday, an honest cop on a corrupt police force, who finds himself framed for a series of murders and presumed dead. He is forced into hiding, leaving behind his wife Dana and son, Trip. Fueled ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, fighting crime, vigilantism, frame up, dishonesty, crimes, undercover, rivalry, danger, presumed dead, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.6
 9K
Sparks (2013)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked vigilante who discovers the dark side to heroism. Going after the nation's most notorious super criminal leaves Sparks' life and reputation in ruins.
Style: exciting, captivating, melancholic, enigmatic, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, imaginary, good versus evil, youth, heroic mission, rivalry, vigilantism, superhuman powers, escapades, serial killer, noir, urban ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Black Lightning (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Black Lightning is a Russian superhero film about a Moscow University student who discovers that his otherwise unremarkable car can fly. After his father is attacked, he decides to use the car to fight crime and becomes the city's defender ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: escapades, good versus evil, danger, heroes, society, youth, young heroes, rivalry, crimes, fighting crime, rescue, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: russia, moscow russia, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%