Movies and TV shows like Neverwhere

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Neverwhere (1996)
 7.2
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Neverwhere (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Richard Mayhew leads an ordinary life in London when one day a girl named Door falls, injured, across his path. The next thing he knows, his life is gone and he's pulled into the fantastical world of London Below. Pursued by the murderous Messrs. Croup and Vandemar, Door and Richard with the help of Hunter and the Marquis de Carabas, attempt to find the Angel Islington, who knows the secret behind the murder of Door's family, and possibly a way for Richard to go home.
Style: atmospheric, offbeat, serious, dark humor, stylized
Plot: angel, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, supernatural, heroes, good versus evil, danger, escapades, rivalry, magic, hunter, fallen angel, rat, happy ending, on the run, protector, blood, goon, male female friendship, fish out of water, damsel in distress, homelessness, assassination, selfish woman ...
Place: london, europe, england

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Most similar movies to Neverwhere

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, exciting and captivating films and TV series with plots about danger, escapades, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, good versus evil and heroes mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Neverwhere: Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013), The Color of Magic (2008), Earthsea (2004), Jekyll and Hyde (2015), Children of Dune (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Four kids travel to the magical land of Narnia where they must battle an evil queen with the direction of the Lion, Aslan.
Style: serious, stylized, offbeat, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: parallel world, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, heroes, queen, young heroes, family, escapades, supernatural, heroic mission, bet, attic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In Victorian England, the young and beautiful Alice tells a tale of a strange new land that exists on the other side of a rabbit hole. Thinking Alice insane, her doctors aim to make her forget everything. While Alice is ready to put it all behind ...
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, imaginary, fantasy world, power of love, prince, fish out of water, adventure, adventurer, danger, real world, escape from reality, magic ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Color of Magic (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on a journey across the Disc. Unknown to them, their journey & fate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, enigmatic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroes, wizards, dragon, danger, curses spells and rituals, magic, imaginary, good versus evil, heroic mission, unlikely hero ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 5.8
 6K
Earthsea (2004)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A reckless youth is destined to become the greatest sorcerer that the mystical land of Earthsea has ever known...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, dragon, island, magic, prophecy, adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, good versus evil, supernatural ability, heroes, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Jekyll and Hyde (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Inspired by the original novella by Robert Louis Stevenson, Jekyll and Hyde is set in 1930s London and follows Robert Jekyll, the grandson of Henry Jekyll, on his quest to discover his real identity, his true family history and the nature of his ...
Style: scary, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: split personality, anti heroes, self discovery, superhuman powers, danger, adventure, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, escapades, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Children of Dune (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 235 min.
Story: Under Paul ‘Muad'Dib’ Atreides' rule as Emperor, the planet Arrakis has enjoyed a renaissance. However, the revolution that Muad'dib inspired has transformed into a brutal jihad that has plunged all of humanity into a bitter, ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: desert, adventure, imaginary kingdom, space travel, good versus evil, heroic mission, political unrest, imaginary, leadership, escapades, space opera, distant planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.8
 8K
Going Postal (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 185 min.
Story: Moist von Lipwig is a con-man with a particular talent-- he is utterly unremarkable. When his execution is stayed in Terry Pratchett's remarkable Discworld, he must work off his debt to society as the land's head Postman. Things are not ...
Style: humorous, captivating, light, colourful, atmospheric ...
Plot: vengeance, imaginary kingdom, postman, letter, fantasy world, intrigue, love and romance, rivalry, dishonesty, workplace, disorder, execution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Malice in Wonderland (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Spain, USA, Bahrain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A modern take on the classic fairytale, Alice in Wonderland, set in South East England.An American law student in London. Knocked down by a black cab, she wakes with amnesia in a world that's a million miles from home - Wonderland. We follow ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, exciting, stylized, mind bending ...
Plot: imaginary, memory loss, adventure, fish out of water, escapades, on the run, hopes, taxi, gangsters, female protagonist, the underworld, amnesia ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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Voyage of the Unicorn (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 170 min.
Story: One day the Aislings find themselves magically transported to a ship called the Unicorn. Here, they discover that they've been chosen to fulfill an incredible quest! They undergo an incredible journey of discovery in strange lands with ...
Style: stylized, touching, inspirational, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, unicorn, imaginary, good versus evil, supernatural ability, escapades, adventurer, hopes, supernatural, heroes, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, heroic mission, imaginary, good versus evil, legends and myths, friendship, escapades, adventure, rivalry, disorder, fish out of water, family ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.4
 3K
Gormenghast (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 232 min.
Story: A four-episode television serial based on the Gormenghast series by Mervyn Peake. It was produced and broadcast by the BBC. Gormenghast is an ancient city-state which primarily consists of a rambling and crumbling castle. The narrative, based on the ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, epic, captivating
Plot: intrigue, master and servant, blind ambition, rise to the top, adventure, leadership, social differences, lookalikes, rivalry, escapades, betrayal, state affairs ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Knights of Bloodsteel (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The adventure is set in the sorcerous land of Mirabilis, where a populace of elves, goblins, dwarves and humans hanker for the mystical element Bloodsteel; an ore with magical ability-giving properties. When a ruthless band of soldiers led by the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, atmospheric, epic
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, danger, superhuman powers, sorceress, elf, dragon, imaginary kingdom, cons and scams, wizards and magicians, supernatural, heroic mission ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Jack and the Beanstalk: The Real Story (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Jack Robinson is a wealthy business man with no time for anything but work. However, a family curse is looming over him - no man in the Robinson line ever lives past the age of thirty. With his upcoming birthday appears the remains of literally ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, fairy, mysterious character, heroes, giant, legends and myths, magic, miniature person, midget, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, battles, heroes, rivalry, danger, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Last Templar (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: An adaptation of Raymond Khoury's novel about a New York archaeologist researching the lost secrets of the medieval Knights Templar.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, stylized, serious
Plot: ancient mystery, archaeologist, treasure hunt, adventure, danger, adventurer, obsessive quest, rescue, escapades, heroes, intrigue, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: usa, new york, turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 3.6
 2K
The Hexer (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The TV series and the film were loosely based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series The Witcher (Wiedźmin).
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, heroes, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, imaginary, deadly creature ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Conan the Adventurer (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Mexico, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Conan: The Adventurer is an American television series created, developed, financed, distributed and produced by Max A. Keller and Micheline Keller from 1997 to 1998 and loosely based on the fantasy hero Conan the Barbarian. The TV show premiered on ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, obsessive quest, imaginary, danger, escapades, buddies, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, adventure hero ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Messengers (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When a mysterious object crashes to Earth, a group of seemingly unconnected strangers die from the energy pulse, but then awaken to learn that they have assigned the task of preventing the impending Apocalypse.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, bleak
Plot: apocalypse, angel, supernatural ability, good versus evil, superhuman powers, chaos, danger, rivalry, fugitives, destiny, society, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 6.4
 10K
Neverland (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Raised on the streets of turn-of-the century London, orphaned Peter and his pals survive by their fearless wits as cunning young pickpockets. Now, they've been rounded up by their mentor Jimmy Hook to snatch a priceless, some believe, magical ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, captivating
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, adventure, imaginary kingdom, mysterious place, orphan, danger, young heroes, fairy, native, escapades, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 1900s, turn of the century, 18th century
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.0
 5K
Hex (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hex is a British television programme developed by Shine Limited and aired on the Sky One satellite channel. The story is set in a remote English boarding school with a mysterious past. Series one explores the supernatural relationship between a ...
Style: biblical, atmospheric, satanic, enigmatic, scary ...
Plot: witch, supernatural, lesbian, curses spells and rituals, angel, fallen angel, friendship, imaginary, youth, good versus evil, boarding school, parallel world ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Tales from the Neverending Story (2001)
Genre: Drama, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 375 min.
Story: Twelve-year-old Bastian Balthazar Bux had lost the wonderful imagination he had as a child somewhere between growing older, watching TV, going to school and playing with his Gameboy. But when his mother dies suddenly, Bastian's limitless ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, fantasy world, heroic mission, adventure, young heroes, self discovery, curses spells and rituals, danger, escapades, youth, empress ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 7.7
 38K
Torchwood (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Torchwood is a British science fiction television programme created by Russell T Davies. The series is a spin-off from the 2005 revival of the long-running science fiction programme Doctor Who. Torchwood follows the exploits of a small team of alien ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: special agents, homosexual, supernatural, paranormal investigation, heroic mission, investigation, adventure, heroes, team, alien encounter, save the world, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
Place: europe, england, wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Gulliver's Travels (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 186 min.
Story: Gulliver washes ashore on Lilliput and attempts to prevent war between that tiny kingdom and its equally-miniscule rival, Blefiscu, as well as smooth the way for the romance between the Princess and Prince of the opposing lands. In this he is ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, entertaining, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: giant, imaginary kingdom, adventure, getting home, against the odds, fish out of water, island, rescue, escapades, confined, satire, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Merlin's Apprentice (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: The great sorcerer Merlin has returned to Camelot, a kingdom now vulnerable to ill fates and war since the theft of the Holy Grail, its greatest gift and protection. With the help of Jack, an irascible young beggar-thief imbued with his own unruly ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: holy grail, wizards and magicians, adventure, magic, apprentice, fantasy world, camelot, arthurian legend, heroic mission, adventurer, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 8.1
 54K
Good Omens (2019)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: In 2019 the world is on the brink of an apocalypse as humanity prepares for a final judgment. But follies ensue — Aziraphale, a somewhat fussy angel, and Crowley, a demon aren’t enthusiastic about the end of the world, and can’t seem to find ...
Style: witty, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: angel, demon, armageddon, foe turned friend, prophecy, end of the world, heaven and hell, devil, supernatural, fallen angel, peril, unlikely friendships ...
Place: england, usa, london, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
 500
Evermoor (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: A young girl and her blended family move to the small cottage town of Evermoor. All is well until sinister things start to happen, magic tapestries, an enchanted typewriter. Only a few of the strange things found in the town of Evermoor.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, enigmatic, humorous ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: young heroes, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, danger, escapades, family relations, adventure, rivalry, siblings relations, teenage life, supernatural, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: fairy tale, feel good, exciting, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: fairy, adventure, good versus evil, creature, magical, supernatural ability, journey, imaginary, mythology, parallel world, friendship, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: new york, virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.4
 57K
Sleepy Hollow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Ichabod Crane is resurrected and pulled two and a half centuries through time to unravel a mystery that dates all the way back to the founding fathers.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, scary, serious, suspenseful
Plot: supernatural, legends and myths, good versus evil, adventure, ghost, curses spells and rituals, investigation, investigator, shooting, escapades, characters in danger, victim ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Witches of Oz (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: The Witches of Oz follows the exploits of the grown Dorothy Gale, now a successful children's book author, as she moves from Kansas to present day New York City. Dorothy quickly learns that her popular books are based on repressed childhood ...
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, entertaining, serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: adventure, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, escapades, danger, writer's life, wizard of oz, rivalry, childhood flashback, master villain, parallel world, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Twilight Zone (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Twilight Zone is a 2002 revival of Rod Serling's 1950/60s television series, The Twilight Zone. It aired for one season on the UPN network, with actor Forest Whitaker assuming Serling's role as narrator and on-screen host. The series ...
Style: twists and turns, atmospheric, mind bending, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: supernatural, adventure, investigation, trapped, supernatural ability, danger, mystery, deadly, supernatural power, surrealism, totalitarianism, superior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%