Movies and TV shows like Neverwhere

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Neverwhere
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: dark humor, atmospheric, serious, offbeat, stylized
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, imaginary, danger, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, angel, london underground, assassination, homelessness, magic
Place: england, europe, london
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
USA, UK
130 min.
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Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Japan
24 min.
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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 atmospheric films and TV series with plots about imaginary, danger, rivalry, escapades, heroes, adventure and good versus evil mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Neverwhere: Green Snake (1993), Robin Hood (1984), Prospero's Books (1991), Earthsea (2004), Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Green Snake
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: serious, atmospheric, surreal, stylized, based on legend
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Robin Hood
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, adventure, vigilantism, in the woods, legends and myths, righting the wronged, criminal heroes, fighting the system, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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Prospero's Books
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: talky, serious, 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 ...
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Earthsea
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, stylized, serious, captivating
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, supernatural ability, adventure, dragon, curses spells and rituals, village, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, magic, doppelganger ...
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Onmyoji: The Yin Yang Master
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, martial arts, adventure, heroes, imaginary, ghost, rivalry, betrayal, intrigue, curses spells and rituals, destiny, heroic mission ...
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Cremaster 3
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 ...
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Krabat and the Legend of the Satanic Mill
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, Romania
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A 14-year-old orphan named Krabat flees the horrors of the 30 Years War by becoming an apprentice to an ominous master of a mysterious mill. Krabat is not only taught the craft of milling, but is also instructed in the sinister world of the darker ...
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, atmospheric, scary
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    User:   80%
 
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Jade Warrior
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Netherlands, China, Estonia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Thousands of years ago in ancient China, a love struck sword hero fights against his destiny. He wants another chance to be reunited with his loved one and he gets that chance, in a far away place and a far away time, in the cold north, in modern ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
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Place: asia, china, finland, europe
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The Lion, the Witch, & the Wardrobe
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: exciting, serious, offbeat, stylized
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, family, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, good versus evil ...
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System:   70%
    User:   80%
 
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Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Kamui Shirou and Fuuma Monou have been best friends ever since they were kids. Fate, however, separates them when Fuuma's mother died under a mysterious circumstances. Fast forward, 6 years later, a 16 year old Kamui has now returned to Tokyo ...
Style: stylized, serious, futuristic, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gory, superhero, supernatural ability, adventure, heroic mission, legends and myths, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, save the world ...
Time: future
Place: asia, tokyo, japan
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System:   69%
    User:   65%
 
Knights of Bloodsteel
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, master villain, master warrior, superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, oracle, goblin, sorceress, elf, dragon ...
Time: 90s
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System:   69%
    User:   80%
 
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Merlin
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, serious, fairy tale, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, betrayal, king arthur, witch, good versus evil, magic, supernatural, mythology, fantasy world, supernatural ability, dark fantasy, medieval ...
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Children of Dune
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, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: future
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Merlin and the War of the Dragons
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
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Story: In 5th Century Britian, a young Merlin struggles for his place in his known land under the tutelage of The Mage, a local wizard whom sees the young man's potential for magic, as well as face off against his evil former friend, Vendiger, whom ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, epic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
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Once Upon a Time in Wonderland
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, offbeat, fairy tale
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventure, escapades, imaginary, adventurer, mentally unstable, fish out of water, fantasy world, woman in danger, danger, disorder, genie ...
Time: 19th century, victorian
Place: england, europe
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System:   65%
    User:   58%
 
Edgar Allan Poe's the Black Cat
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Mark Ravenna, a famous Italian horror film director, sets out to script his latest film entitled 'Suspiria : De Profundis'. His film is based on Dario ArgentoÆs 'Suspiria' and 'Inferno' and deals with the story of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, stylized
Plot: gory, good versus evil, artists and showbiz, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, cat, rivalry, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, reincarnation ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, italy
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System:   64%
    User:   59%
 
The Brothers Lionheart
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Iceland
Duration: 106 min.
Story: 9-year old Karl Lejon, 'Skorpan' is suffering from tuberculosis and knows that he will die soon. But his older brother Jonathan tries to comfort him by promising that they one day will meet in Nangijala, a magic country beyond the stars. ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, epic, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, rebelliousness, afterlife, heroic mission, good versus evil, family, escapades, heroes, rebellion, siblings relations, child illness, reunion ...
Time: 1910s, middle ages, 20th century
Place: sweden, europe
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System:   64%
    User:   69%
 
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Grendel
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: bleak, serious, 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
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Lesson Faust
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, France, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A very free adaptation of Marlowe's 'Doctor Faustus', Goethe's 'Faust' and various other treatments of the old legend of the man who sold his soul to the devil. Svankmajer's Faust is a nondescript man who, after ...
Style: surreal, atmospheric, stylized, dark humor, serious ...
Plot: surrealism, devil, supernatural ability, redemption, creativity, imagination, destructive relationship, demons, insanity, afterlife, puppets, fantasy world ...
Place: prague, europe, tokyo
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System:   63%
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Painted Skin
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: China, Hong Kong, Singapore
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Painted Skin is based on one of Pu Songling's classic short stories in Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio. Zhou Xun stars as Xiao Wei, a fox spirit that feasts on human hearts in order to maintain her lovely, youthful appearance. When ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, deadly creature, martial arts, ghost, master warrior, supernatural ability, heroic mission, danger, supernatural, deadly, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china
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System:   63%
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Merlin's Apprentice
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: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: holy grail, adventure, adventurer, supernatural ability, betrayal, family, daring rescue, obsessive quest, friendship, camelot, magic, true love ...
Time: middle ages
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System:   62%
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Tales from the Neverending Story
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, exciting, touching, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, family, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, danger, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, youth, self discovery ...
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Prehistoric Women
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Leader of a tribe of amazon women, Queen Kari, has vanquished a rival tribe and rules them with savage ruthlessness and cruel arrogance. A hunter stumbles onto the enclave and falls for one of the slaves, so unleashing the anger and envy of the ...
Style: offbeat, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: adventurer, adventure, dangerous animal, parallel world, danger, jungle, escapades, imaginary, rhinoceros, slavery, amazon tribe, cave woman ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric
Place: africa, england, russia
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System:   60%
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Zu Warriors
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: King Sky (Ekin Cheng), the sole disciple of the Kun Lun Sect, falls in love with his master Dawn (Cecilia Cheung). Dawn is killed when Insomnia destroys the Kin Lun Mountain. King Sky waits for two hundred years and meets Enigma (Cecilia Cheung), ...
Style: serious, stylized, epic, exciting
Plot: martial arts, master villain, adventure, master warrior, superhero, supernatural ability, ancient mystery, save the world, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
Time: 2000s
Place: asia, china
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System:   60%
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Dragon Ball: The Magic Begins
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This is a live-action version of the popular Japanese animated series Dragon Ball.
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, stylized
Plot: martial arts, master villain, adventure, master warrior, superhuman powers, young heroes, daring rescue, save the world, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths ...
Place: taiwan
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System:   60%
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A Chinese Tall Story
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young monk Taka and his three disciples are captured by a demonic tree. Taka manages to escape thanks to the magic stick of Monkey King and decided to go free his companions. En route, he encounters a strange ally called Meiyan, a girl who is ...
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: martial arts, danger, on the road, escapades, village, adventure, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, androids and robots, clergy, dangerous animal ...
Place: himalaya
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System:   60%
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The Sword and the Sorcerer
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mercenary with a three-bladed sword rediscovers his royal heritage when he is recruited to help a princess foil a brutal tyrant and a powerful sorcerer's plans to conquer the land.
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, entertaining, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, sword fight, good versus evil, vengeance, mythology, witch, torture, adventurer, fight scenes, master villain, fantasy world, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: england, europe, dungeon
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System:   60%
    User:   61%
 

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Tales from Earthsea
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Something bizarre has come over the land. The kingdom is deteriorating. People are beginning to act strange... What's even more strange is that people are beginning to see dragons, which shouldn't enter the world of humans. Due to all ...
Style: serious, exciting, offbeat, touching
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Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of the Dragon God
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Due to a curse from his former master Profion, Damodar survived his death by Ridley Freeborn as an undead entity in pursuit of an evil artifact for some hundred years, so that he might be capable of unleashing unstoppable destruction on Izmir and ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, master villain, supernatural ability, young heroes, race against time, save the world, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, wizards and magicians, good versus evil ...
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