Movies and TV shows like Neverwhere

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Neverwhere (1996)
 7.3
 2K
Neverwhere (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
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, serious, offbeat, dark humor, stylized
Plot: imaginary kingdom, angel, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, escapades, danger, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, assassination, magic, homelessness, london underground
Place: europe, london, england

Most similar movies to Neverwhere

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about escapades, imaginary, danger, adventure, heroes, rivalry and imaginary kingdom mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Neverwhere: Prospero's Books (1991), Atlantis (2013), Green Snake (1993), Jekyll and Hyde (2015), Once Upon a Time in Wonderland (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Prospero's Books (1991)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Netherlands, France, Italy, Japan
Duration: 124 min.
Story: An exiled magician finds an opportunity for revenge against his enemies muted when his daughter and the son of his chief enemy fall in love in this uniquely structured retelling of the 'The Tempest'.
Style: serious, talky, atmospheric, surreal, stylized ...
Plot: island, vengeance, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, memory loss, imaginary, rivalry, parents and children, royal family, wizards and magicians, danger, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 10K
Atlantis (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A fantasy drama set in a world of legendary heroes and mythical creatures. Far from home and desperate for answers, Jason washes up on the shores of an ancient land. A mysterious place; a world of bull leaping, of snake haired goddesses and of ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: atlantis, greek mythology, young heroes, adventure, legends and myths, danger, family, imaginary kingdom, youth, escapades, greek, mysterious place ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 7.2
 2K
Green Snake (1993)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A mischievous snake who assumes human form interferes with the romance between her reptilian sister and a hapless man.
Style: atmospheric, serious, surreal, stylized, based on legend
Plot: martial arts, adventure, ghost, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, danger, romance, love and romance, supernatural, clergy, hidden identity, dangerous attraction ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
20th Century Boys - Chapter 2: The Last Hope (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set 15 years after "Twentieth Century Boys," Kanna (Airi Taira) reunites with several main characters from the first film in an attempt to stop Friend's increasing influence over the world and continued plans to eliminate humanity, as ...
Style: serious, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, danger, cult, gangsters, save the world, adventure, terrorism, friendship, apocalypse, haunted by the past, teenage life, battles ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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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, semi serious, feel good, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, fairy, imaginary, adventure, giant, family, legends and myths, mysterious character, heroes, rivalry, youth, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, exciting ...
Plot: split personality, anti heroes, curse, transformation, double life, maniac, superhuman powers, adventure, curses spells and rituals, danger, disorder, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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: serious, stylized, offbeat, fairy tale
Plot: imaginary kingdom, imaginary, genie, chess, fantasy world, cat, power of love, prince, queen, adventure, escapades, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 8.5
 3K
Robin Hood (1984)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Robin of Sherwood, was a British television series, based on the legend of Robin Hood. Created by Richard Carpenter, it was produced by HTV in association with Goldcrest, and ran from 1984 to 1986 on the ITV network. In America it was retitled Robin ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating
Plot: folk hero, in the woods, legends and myths, adventure, vigilantism, robin hood, vigilante, righting the wronged, criminal heroes, fighting the system, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 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: epic, serious, stylized, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, island, amulet, magic, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, prophecy, supernatural ability, adventure, village, curses spells and rituals, fantasy world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: atmospheric, stylized, serious, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: desert, imaginary kingdom, space travel, heroic mission, political unrest, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, space and aliens, leadership, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
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, exciting, offbeat, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, parallel world, young heroes, good versus evil, queen, adventure, heroic mission, family, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Drama, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 112 min.
Story: During a dark time in the Heian period, when evil forces threaten the kingdom, the emperor relies on the Onmyoji to keep the supernatural forces in line. But as political events become highly charged, friction within the order leads to betrayal. ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, epic, offbeat, stylized ...
Plot: danger, ghost, supernatural, martial arts, adventure, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, betrayal, intrigue, curses spells and rituals, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 ⇓
68%
 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: teens, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, wizards and magicians, adventure, imaginary kingdom, magical, royal family, supernatural ability, heroes, king, dragon, knight, prophecy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 6.5
 22K
Camelot (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Ireland, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Camelot is a historical-fantasy-drama television series based on the Arthurian legend, was produced by Graham King, Morgan O'Sullivan and Michael Hirst.
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, king arthur, knight, heroic mission, legends and myths, royal family, state affairs, camelot, danger, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, folk hero ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Journey to Promethea (2010)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A tyrannical king reigns over his kingdom with an iron fist, but there is hope. A prophecy foretold long ago states that a boy will rise up against the oppressive regime and lead his people to the promised land of Promethea. This is the ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, master villain, destiny, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, imaginary, master warrior, young heroes, legends and myths, revolution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: epic, exciting, semi serious, atmospheric
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, oracle, goblin, elf, dragon, sorceress, master warrior, superhuman powers, danger, rivalry, master villain ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 7.1
 1K
Cremaster 3 (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: CREMASTER 3 (2002) is set in New York City and narrates the construction of the Chrysler Building, which is in itself a character - host to inner, antagonistic forces at play for access to the process of (spiritual) transcendence. These factions ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, epic, offbeat, surreal ...
Plot: punk, strong sexual content, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, artists and showbiz, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, rivalry, good versus evil, skyscraper ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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 ⇓
58%
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, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, master warrior, curses spells and rituals, battles, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Mists of Avalon (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 183 min.
Story: A unique re-working of the Arthurian epic, based on the novel by Marion Zimmer Bradley, The Mists of Avalon tells the familiar tale but with an important twist: The story is told through the eyes of the women who wielded power behind King ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, epic, based on legend
Plot: wizards and magicians, legends and myths, imaginary, incest, adventure, folk hero, royal family, escapades, heroes, family relations, obsessive quest, siblings relations ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 8.4
 594
The Odyssey (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: The Odyssey is a Canadian-produced half-hour adventure-fantasy television series for children, originally broadcast 1992-94 on CBC Television. It starred Illya Woloshyn as Jay Ziegler, Ashleigh Aston Moore as Donna/Alpha, Tony Sampson as ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: adventure, getting home, child as adult, family, fantasy world, imaginary kingdom, escapades, imaginary, youth, imaginary character, coma, alternate dimension ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: feel good, semi serious, exciting, touching, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, family, imaginary kingdom, danger, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth, self discovery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.1
 19K
Merlin (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 182 min.
Story: The legendary wizard tells his story of his war against Queen Mab of the Sidhe and his creation of Camelot.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, stylized, epic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: betrayal, good versus evil, witch, king arthur, adventure, knight, christianity, supernatural ability, camelot, dragon, rescue, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 8.2
 96K
Penny Dreadful (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Ireland, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Some of literature's most terrifying characters, including Dr. Frankenstein, Dorian Gray, and iconic figures from the novel Dracula are lurking in the darkest corners of Victorian London. Penny Dreadful is a frightening psychological thriller ...
Style: gothic, scary, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, witch, imaginary, haunted by the past, mysterious character, monster, secret, research, fear, frankenstein's monster, scientist ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian england, victorian
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 3.6
 840
Grendel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: King Higlack of the Gauths entrusts prince Finn and a fire ball weapon to his champion, slayer Beowulf. They lead twelve men on a mission to help king Hrothgar of the Danes, whose once glorious realm is terrorized by the undefeated monster Grendel. ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, rough
Plot: deadly creature, master warrior, vengeance, adventure, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, good versus evil, danger, deadly, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
WitchSlayer Gretl (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Twenty years after his encounter with the witch, a grown-up Hansel returns to the haunted forest, seeking revenge.
Style: atmospheric, offbeat, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: adventure, in the woods, bounty hunter, vengeance, witch, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.9
 549
The Stone Raft (2002)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Portugal, Netherlands
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An inexplicable crack in the Pyrenees Mountains provokes excitement and scientific curiosity. As the geological fracture deepens and widens, the European community begins to disassociate itself from the calamity, and panic ensues among tourists and ...
Style: semi serious, surreal, dark humor, sincere, offbeat ...
Plot: danger, on the road, chaos, save the world, adventure, ocean or sea, island, chaos and mayhem, political unrest, escapades, heroes, supernatural ...
Place: europe, spain, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.8
 21K
Dominion (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Dominion is an epic supernatural drama set in the near future. Specifically, 25 years after "The Extinction War," when an army of lower angels, assembled by the archangel Gabriel, waged war against mankind. The archangel Michael, turning ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: angel, supernatural, good versus evil, save the world, chaos, future dystopia, god or devil, danger, fate of humanity, soldier, vestiges of humanity, supernatural ability ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: greek, monster, curses spells and rituals, adventure, legends and myths, danger, family, escapades, heroes, imaginary, tragic hero, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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