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, save the world, heroes, crimes, time travel, speed, save the day, adventure, danger, supernatural power, 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

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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, heroes, escapades, danger, superhuman powers, rivalry and good versus evil mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Flash: Supergirl (2015), Smallville (2001), Arrow (2012), DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016), Luke Cage (2016). 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, super strength, alien, superhuman powers, good versus evil, alien monster, sister sister relationship, heroes, danger ...
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, superhuman powers, secret identity, teenage love, friendship, good versus evil, double life, danger, alien, secret, earth, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
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, undercover, vigilantism, righting the wronged, rivalry, martial arts, millionaire, young man, masked vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 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, captivating, tense, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, fighting crime, danger, adventure, save the day, chases and races, urban, crimes, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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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, stylized, entertaining, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, villain, alternate reality, superhero, save the world, adventure, lgbt, assassin, time travel, super villain, female warrior, strong female character ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, danger, fighting crime, crimes, save the day, escapades, master villain, african american, violence, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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, superhero, investigation, danger, imaginary, strong female character, violence, lawyer, good versus evil, super powers, crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 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, miniaturization, shrinking, ant, inventions and discoveries, mad scientist, technology, father daughter relationship, chase, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1989
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 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, good versus evil, fighting crime, secret identity, lawyer, danger, heroes, superhuman powers, undercover, daredevil, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, captivating, semi serious ...
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: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, berlin germany ...
⇓ 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, tense, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, superhero, teenager, teenage superhero, super strength, youth, friendship, supernatural, teleportation, vengeance, romancing partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, superhuman powers, master villain, save the day, heroes, adventure, good versus evil, scientist, spy, secret agent, government agency, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 103K
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, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, ninja, good versus evil, heroes, crimes, fighting crime, danger, save the day, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 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: transformation, superhero, adventure, imaginary, teleportation, superhero team, master villain, telekinesis, portal, strong female character, save the world, danger ...
Time: year 2007, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, panama, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 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, superhuman powers, heroes, law enforcement, fighting crime, police detective, supernatural, youth, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: heroes, superhero, adventure, danger, dysfunctional family, death, time travel, family, life is a bitch, gay, society, fight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, self sacrifice, reporter, invulnerability, good versus evil, destruction, world domination, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, stylized, 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, fighting crime, crimes, partnership ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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, fighting crime, danger, jazz, rivalry, heroes, superhuman powers, imaginary, adventure, escapades, saxophone ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, good versus evil, justice, superhero, save the world, dark hero, batman, heroes, fight to the death, flying man, death, vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1918, year 1981, 2010s
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, tijuana mexico, washington d.c., africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, superheroine, woman in a wheelchair, adventure, crimes, escapades, superhuman powers, master villain, heroes, imaginary, danger, undercover ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, martial arts, young heroes, superhuman powers, androids and robots, rivalry, save the world, family, escapades, partners, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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, family outing, teens, 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, 1950s, 1960s, 1940s, year 1966
Place: new york, midwest, usa, california, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Movie in collections
 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, tense, captivating, comic, touching ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, strong female lead, superheroine, secret identity, amazon, fighting crime, heroic mission, superhuman powers, adventure, working undercover, righting the wronged ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: superhuman powers, adventure, androids and robots, danger, investigation, escapades, government agency, government facility, chases and races, undercover, ex athlete, superheroine ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, good versus evil, superhero, martial arts, genetic engineering, superhuman, supernatural ability, master villain, secret agents, chases and races, superhuman powers, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Mighty Morphin Power Rangers (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A team of teenagers with attitude are recruited to save Angel Grove from the evil witch, Rita Repulsa, and later, Lord Zedd, Emperor of all he sees, and their horde of monsters.
Style: semi serious, humorous, light, feel good
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, young heroes, good versus evil, superhero team, martial arts, teenager, adventure, teenage superhero, evil witch, heroic mission, superhuman powers, partners ...
Time: 1990s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, frame up, urban, separated, circus, vigilantism, danger, secret identity, undercover, presumed dead, corrupt law enforcer, ex law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman is a live-action American television series based on the characters in Superman and Action. Lois & Clark starred Dean Cain as Superman/Clark Kent and Teri Hatcher as Lois Lane, and aired on ABC ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, danger, rivalry, adventure, fall in love, imaginary, superhuman powers, save the world, newspaper, journalism ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Arrow: Blood Rush (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
Story: A six episode mini series broadcast online alongside Arrow. Felicity meets Roy and has a special mission for him.
Style: exciting, stylized, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, escapades, heroes, crimes, urban, vigilantism, fighting crime, prodigy, undercover, rivalry, one man army, mixed martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%