Movies like Guardians of the Galaxy

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Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
 8.1
 969K
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, exciting, futuristic, captivating, suspense, witty, surprise ending, epic, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, spacecraft, save the world, space travel, good versus evil, adventure, superhero, reluctant partners, team, creature, space and aliens, teamwork, heroes, unlikely partners, warrior, danger, adventurer, imaginary, escapades, friendship, hotshot hero, anti heroes, thief, villain, monster ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri

Most similar movies to Guardians of the Galaxy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, futuristic, stylized and surprise ending films with plots about danger, chase, destiny, explosion, adventure, escapades and fight scenes mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Guardians of the Galaxy: Men in Black (1997), Star Trek Into Darkness (2013), The Avengers (2012), Jupiter Ascending (2015), The Fifth Element (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.
Style: entertaining, exciting, humorous, surprise ending, interesting ...
Plot: superhero, chase, immortal, space travel, father son relationship, father son conflict, evil god, green skin, megalomaniac, raccoon, sister sister relationship, teamwork ...
Time: year 1980, 2010s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 484K
Men in Black (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find ...
Style: humorous, exciting, entertaining, not serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: alien, space and aliens, government agency, undercover, ufo, creature, partners, alien encounter, secret agents, save the world, fictional government agency, rookie ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, space and aliens, adventure, space wars, heroic mission, good versus evil, creature, team, commander, self sacrifice ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
Jupiter Ascending (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: life turned upside down, adventure, heroes, destiny, chaos, space wars, space and aliens, danger, hopes, save the lady, chosen one, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: st. petersburg russia, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Fifth Element (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, cliffhanger ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, space travel, save the world, future dystopia, good versus evil, space and aliens, heroic mission, end of the world, adventure, spacecraft, supernatural ability, love ...
Time: future, 1910s, 1990s
Place: egypt, new york, usa, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, colourful, surprise ending
Plot: space travel, alien, government agent, alien planet, alien race, creature, spacecraft, parallel world, mission, trapped in space, marriage proposal, military ...
Time: future, year 1975, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Chronicles of Riddick (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After years of outrunning ruthless bounty hunters, escaped convict Riddick suddenly finds himself caught between opposing forces in a fight for the future of the human race. Now, waging incredible battles on fantastic and deadly worlds, this lone, ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: one man army, space and aliens, adventure, bounty hunter, on the run, survival, outer space, heroic mission, danger, lone hero, deadly, escapades ...
Time: future, near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 7.8
 272K
Serenity (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When the renegade crew of Serenity agrees to hide a fugitive on their ship, they find themselves in an action-packed battle between the relentless military might of a totalitarian regime who will destroy anything – or anyone – to get the girl ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, future dystopia, space wars, adventure, good versus evil, space and aliens, friendship, psychic, martial arts, escapades, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 836K
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, comic, stylized, humorous, dark humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, dark hero, mutant, immortality, self healing, revenge, anti heroes, supernatural ability, escapades, parody, imaginary ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.6
 244K
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: epic, exciting, serious, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mars, adventure, mysterious planet, space travel, imaginary kingdom, heroes, princess, space wars, danger, monster, alien race, chosen one ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s, future
Place: arizona, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 560K
Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, stylized, semi serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, space wars, teleportation, space and aliens, adventure, heroic mission, teamwork, time travel, space opera, alternate universe, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: iowa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In this continuation to the adventure of the demon superhero, an evil elf breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures, as he declares war against humanity. He is on a mission to release The Golden Army, a deadly group of fighting machines ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, surprise ending, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, monster, evil, anti heroes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, heaven and hell, army, psychic, adventure, map, exile ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1950s
Place: northern ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
I Am Number Four (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, India
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A teenage fugitive with an incredible secret races to stay one step ahead of the mysterious forces seeking destroy him in this sci-fi action thriller. With three dead and one on the run, the race to find the elusive Number Four begins. Outwardly ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, touching, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, danger, youth, young heroes, friendship, teenage love, heroes, supernatural, supernatural romance, teenage life, good versus evil, space and aliens ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ohio, usa, africa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, warrior, wizards and magicians, queen, norse mythology, elf, creature, king, scientist, villain, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, england, dungeon, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
Style: epic, futuristic, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, good versus evil, adventure, danger, spacecraft, space wars, space opera, rivalry, heroes, master villain, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 879K
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, good versus evil, terrorism, weapon system, millionaire, androids and robots, self sacrifice, assistant ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, los angeles, middle east, afghanistan, malibu california ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, captivating, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, alien, adventure, scientist, space and aliens, space travel, interracial romance, fantasy world, warrior, benign alien, alien encounter, creature ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, outer space, space and aliens, good versus evil, rebel, space wars, heroic mission, mentor, space battle, space opera, rebellion, creature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: exciting, epic, semi serious, stylized, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space wars, space travel, adventure, evil empire, space and aliens, good versus evil, heroic mission, rebel, intergalactic, weapon system, attack ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.5
 254K
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, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, adventure, alien, transformation, supernatural ability, secret identity, mad scientist, chosen one, one man army, father son relationship, protector ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1993, year 1991, 1990s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, adventure, superhero, imaginary, teleportation, superhero team, master villain, telekinesis, portal, strong female character, save the world, escapades ...
Time: year 2007, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, pentagon, panama
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 517K
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Thor is on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the prophecy of destruction to his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new ...
Style: comic, stylized, entertaining, epic, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural power, planet, warrior, female villain, superhero, alien planet, heroism, goddess, destruction, good versus evil, battle, one against many ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
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, semi serious, captivating, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, man versus machine, master villain, save the world, good versus evil, superhero team, androids and robots, supernatural ability, imaginary, supervillain, super villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, oslo norway, africa, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
16%
 7.4
 6K
Lexx (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy, Comedy
Country: Canada, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Lexx is a science fantasy television series that follows the adventures of a group of mismatched individuals aboard the organic space craft Lexx. They travel through two universes and encounter planets including a parody of the Earth. The series is ...
Style: futuristic, offbeat, exciting, humorous, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, outer space, imaginary, adventure, space wars, space and aliens, escapades, misfit partners, dangerous animal, chaos, slavery ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 213K
Ender's Game (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: young heroes, space wars, intelligence, chosen one, prodigy, save the world, basic training, space and aliens, child prodigy, military base, heroes, evil alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 696K
Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, imaginary kingdom, superhuman powers, adventure, immortality, warrior, mythology, legends and myths, prince, protector, rivalry, god ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new mexico, usa, norway, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, suspense, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: battlefield, end of the world, save the world, genocide, superhero, sacrifice, magic, super villain, teenage superhero, supervillain, alien, superhero team ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
15%
 5.2
 67K
Lost in Space (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The prospects for continuing life on Earth in the year 2058 are grim. So the Robinsons are launched into space to colonize Alpha Prime, the only other inhabitable planet in the galaxy. But when a stowaway sabotages the mission, the Robinsons find ...
Style: stylized, futuristic, surprise ending, surreal, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, space travel, save the world, outer space, space and aliens, adventure, terrorism, heroes, escapades, danger, heroic mission, rivalry ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.0
 459K
Oblivion (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Jack Harper is one of the last few drone repairmen stationed on Earth. Part of a massive operation to extract vital resources after decades of war with a terrifying threat known as the Scavs, Jack’s mission is nearly complete. His existence is ...
Style: mind bending, futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: future dystopia, post apocalypse, apocalypse, vestiges of humanity, disorder, mysterious character, alien encounter, evil alien, danger, a.i., space and aliens, resistance ...
Time: future
Place: pentagon, empire state building manhattan new york city, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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