Movies and TV shows like The Librarians

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The Librarians (2014)
 7.3
 17K
The Librarians (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A group of librarians set off on adventures in an effort to save mysterious, ancient artifacts. Based on the series of "The Librarian" movies.
Style: captivating, humorous, breathtaking, twists and turns
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: magic, artifact, good versus evil, magical, friendship, library, archaeologist, thief, society, librarian, belief, treasure hunt, villain, heroine, cult, historian, colonel, villainess
Time: 2010s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about adventure, good versus evil, escapades, danger, magic, rivalry and heroes mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Librarians: Shadowhunters (2016), Once Upon a Time (2011), The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010), Legend of the Seeker (2008), The Magicians (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After retrieving the Crystal Skull in Utah, Flynn Carsen receives a map in the mail with the secret location of King Solomon's Mines. When the scroll is stolen, Judson explains the power of the Key of Solomon's book and assigns Flynn to ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, good versus evil, adventure, scientist, archaeologist, treasure map, mummy, master villain, daring rescue, obsessive quest, race against time ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Librarian: Quest for the Spear (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When a magical artifact is lifted from his library, a meek librarian sets out to ensure its safe return.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, university, adventurer, save the world, friendship, good versus evil, friends, chase, heroic mission, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Librarian III: The Curse of the Judas Chalice (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While on a dangerous mission to recover the historic Judas Chalice, Flynn is saved by Simone. But when double-crossed by a respected professor and ambushed by a ruthless gang, Flynn realizes Simone's secret, his true mission and a shocking ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, sexy, ridiculous, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, adventurer, adventure, treasure hunt, good versus evil, mythology, danger, supernatural, escapades, heroes, save the world, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new orleans, usa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 41K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When Clary Fray's mother has disappeared, Clary joins a band of Shadowhunters; demon killing hunters, and gets caught up in a plan to save the world.
Style: captivating, serious, tense, bleak, gothic
Audience: teen drama
Plot: vampire, werewolf, good versus evil, family secret, friendship, supernatural, prejudice, heroine, supernatural power, magic, teenage girl, warlock ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Once Upon a Time (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: There is a town in Maine where every story book character you've ever known is trapped between two worlds, victims of a powerful curse. Only one knows the truth and only one can break the spell. Emma Swan is a 28-year-old bail bonds collector ...
Style: exciting, captivating, offbeat, touching, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, true love, magical, good versus evil, power of love, parents and children, family relations, small town, imaginary, friendship, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: maine, new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Balthazar Blake is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath. Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler, a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, witch, training, wizards and magicians, magical, apprentice, adventure, dragon, supernatural ability, chosen one, curses spells and rituals, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s, middle ages ...
Place: new york, usa, britain, egypt, empire state building manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah and Elsa Schneider to follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis from recovering the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, biblical, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventurer, artifact, holy grail, escape, courage, map, underwater, ancient, adventure, desert ...
Time: 1930s, 1910s, 20th century, 30s, year 1938
Place: germany, mine, venice, italy, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Legend of the Seeker (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The adventures of woodsman Richard Cypher, who discovers that he was born to fulfill a prophecy of becoming a guardian hero to oppressed people. With the help of a mysterious woman named Kahlan and a wise old wizard named Zedd, he must stop a ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, adventure, save the world, ancient, magical, imaginary, witch, escapades, chosen one, loss of parent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.6
 32K
The Magicians (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, fairy tale, suspenseful ...
Plot: magic, school, supernatural ability, fantasy world, teacher, love and romance, society, betrayal, college, monsters, king, student ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: ivan is an ordinary guy who is transferred from modern Moscow to the fantasy world Belogorye. in this parallel universe where characters of russian fairy tales live, magic is an integral part of the daily life, and arguments are settled with the ...
Style: fairy tale, stylized, colourful, captivating, humorous
Plot: chase, adventure, imaginary, strong man, magic, good versus evil, villainess, sorceress, magician, spell, magical, wizards ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 8K
Eastwick (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Eastwick is a 2009 television series based on John Updike's novel The Witches of Eastwick. The series was developed by Maggie Friedman, and starred Paul Gross as the infamous Darryl Van Horne, alongside Jaime Ray Newman, Lindsay Price, and ...
Style: dark humor, semi serious, atmospheric, humorous, offbeat
Plot: witch, mysterious character, supernatural ability, small town, friendship, social relations, supernatural, friends, battle of the sexes, introspection, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, entertaining, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superhero team, time travel, villain, super villain, alternate reality, assassin, fictional war, female warrior, save the world, strong female character, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 63K
Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: legends and myths, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, royal family, king, dragon, knight, prophecy, royal court ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Buffy the Vampire Slayer (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, suspenseful, dark humor, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, supernatural ability, double life, high school, supernatural, chosen one, teenage love, small town, good versus evil, vampire slayer, save the world, teenager ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 1990s ...
Place: california, usa, campus
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, riddles and clues, adventure, adventurer, archaeologist, journey, expedition, map, tombs and skeletons, artifact, ancient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 2000s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, new jersey, washington d.c., jerusalem, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, touching, twists and turns, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: witch, school, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, chosen one, friendship, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, family, best friends, adventure, orphan ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, year 1991, 1990s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Witches of East End (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Based on Melissa de la Cruz's best-selling novel, "Witches of East End" centers on the adventures of Joanna Beauchamp and her two adult daughters Freya and Ingrid -- both of whom unknowingly are their family's next generation of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, feel good
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: witch, supernatural ability, immortality, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, siblings relations, family relations, secret, evil force, danger, family reunited, family secret ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, long island
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 5K
Relic Hunter (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Relic Hunter is an anglophone Canadian television series, starring Tia Carrere and Christien Anholt. Actress Lindy Booth also starred for the first two seasons; Tanja Reichert replaced her for the third. It was inspired by the success of the video ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, witty, intellectual ...
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, escapades, relic, adventurer, martial arts, archaeologist, treasure, heroes, woman, curses spells and rituals, museum ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Star Trek: Discovery (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Ten years before Kirk, Spock, and the Enterprise there was Discovery. Star Trek, one of the most iconic and influential global television franchises, returns 50 years after it first premiered featuring a new ship, new characters and new missions, ...
Style: breathtaking, tense, captivating, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: teens
Plot: space travel, spacecraft, alien, star trek, alien species, outer space, adventure, danger, friendship, space exploration, human in outer space, fight scenes ...
Time: future
Place: toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, friendship, save the world, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, pride and honor, magical, army, attack, fantasy world ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.3
 10K
Emerald City (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A modern reimagining of the stories that lead to 'The Wizard of Oz'.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, breathtaking, twists and turns
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: escape, witch, vengeance, wizard of oz, fantasy world, rescue, escapades, unlikely couple, dishonesty, magic, evil witch, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: exciting, epic, atmospheric, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, imaginary, journey, sword and sorcery, save the world, heroic mission, medieval, curses spells and rituals, pride and honor ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: mine, new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Princess of Thieves (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sherwood forest has a courageous new hero - Gwyn, the daughter of Robin Hood. Possessing the cunning skills of her legendary father and the beauty and intelligence of her mother Maid Marian, Gwyn is anxious to follow in her father's footsteps. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, family, heroes, rivalry, royal family, rescue, adventure, folk hero, robin hood, arrow, danger, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The 10th Kingdom (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 417 min.
Story: Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, fairy tale, offbeat ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, fairy, good versus evil, journey, friendship, parallel world, magical, creature, imaginary ...
Place: virginia, new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, surprise ending, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventure, adventurer, artifact, good versus evil, tombs and skeletons, treasure, map, expedition, ancient, journey ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, cairo egypt, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.2
 125K
Lucifer (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Bored and unhappy as the Lord of Hell, Lucifer Morningstar abandoned his throne and retired to Los Angeles, where he has teamed up with LAPD detective Chloe Decker to take down criminals. But the longer he's away from the underworld, the ...
Style: captivating, humorous, entertaining, biblical
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, immortality, devil, murder investigation, psychologist, good versus evil, police detective, lapd, police, female detective, fallen angel, nightclub owner ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, archaeologist, adventurer, treasure hunt, treasure, chase, artifact, whip, good versus evil, russian, heroes, master villain ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1957
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, usa, nevada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.4
 11K
The Tick (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
Story: In a world where superheroes have been real for decades, an accountant with zero powers comes to realize his city is owned by a super villain. As he struggles to uncover this conspiracy, he falls in league with a strange blue superhero.
Style: comic, absurd, humorous, entertaining, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, super villain, parody, super powers, obsession, friendship, rivalry, teenager, justice, investigation, danger, adventure ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Forbidden Kingdom (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: An American teenager who is obsessed with Hong Kong cinema and kung-fu classics makes an extraordinary discovery in a Chinatown pawnshop: the legendary stick weapon of the Chinese sage and warrior, the Monkey King. With the lost relic in hand, the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: immortality, young heroes, friendship, imaginary, martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, magical, urination, teenager, staff, shaolin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, boston, usa, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.0
 38K
Ladyhawke (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captain Etienne Navarre is a man on whose shoulders lies a cruel curse. Punished for loving each other, Navarre must become a wolf by night whilst his lover, Lady Isabeau, takes the form of a hawk by day. Together, with the thief Philippe Gaston, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, fairy tale, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: date night, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: bishop, chase, good versus evil, rescue, romance, adventure, true love, transformation, magic, human becomes animal, curse, solar eclipse ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: dungeon, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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