Movies and TV shows like The Green Hornet

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The Green Hornet (1966)
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The Green Hornet (1966)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A newspaper publisher and his Asian valet/martial arts expert battle crime as the feared Green Hornet and Kato. After Bruce Lee's untimely death in 1973, and the global success of 'Enter The Dragon', two 90-minute feature films were created to capitalise on Lee's worldwide stardom. The first of these films, Green Hornet, was released theatrically in 1974. Starring Bruce Lee as Kato and Van Williams as The Green Hornet, the film capitalised on the existing popularity of the 1960s crime-fighting duo. Edited with bruce Lee's star power in mind, the film has an abundance of spectacular fight scenes.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, tense, realistic
Plot: heroes, vigilantism, secret identity, superhero, crimes, friendship, fighting crime, undercover, rivalry, justice, good versus evil, organized crime, crime fighter, martial arts, district attorney, criminal, crime boss, heroism, mob boss, interracial friendship, irony of fate, poetic justice, masked hero, friends, partners ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Green Hornet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about heroes, superhero, escapades, rivalry, crimes, fighting crime and good versus evil mostly in Action, Crime and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Green Hornet: The Flash (1990), Fury of the Dragon (1976), Walker, Texas Ranger (1993), Daredevil (2015), Arrow: Blood Rush (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Flash (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The Flash is a 1990 American television series that starred John Wesley Shipp as the superhero, the Flash, and co-starred Amanda Pays. The series was developed from the DC Comics characters by the writing team of Danny Bilson and Paul De Meo, and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, tense, captivating, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, fighting crime, save the day, chases and races, danger, adventure, superhuman powers, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
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95%
Fury of the Dragon (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Several episodes of the 1966 TV series "The Green Hornet" edited together and released as a feature.
Plot: two man army, masked vigilante, tough guy, kung fu, kung fu master, mask, kung fu classic, fight, villain, superhero, brawl, vigilante ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
Walker, Texas Ranger (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Walker, Texas Ranger is an American television action crime drama series created by Leslie Greif and Paul Haggis, both starring Chuck Norris as a member of the Texas Ranger Division. The show aired on CBS in the spring of 1993, with the first season ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, partners against crime, martial artist, district attorney, heroes, police investigation, law enforcement, crimes, crime, good versus evil, martial arts, society ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: texas, usa, southern usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 366K
Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Lawyer-by-day Matt Murdock uses his heightened senses from being blinded as a young boy to fight crime at night on the streets of Hell’s Kitchen as Daredevil.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, vigilantism, fighting crime, secret identity, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, superhuman powers, undercover, blindness, lawyer ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Arrow: Blood Rush (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
TV show
Story: A six episode mini series broadcast online alongside Arrow. Felicity meets Roy and has a special mission for him.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, fighting crime, rivalry, heroes, undercover, escapades, crimes, prodigy, vigilante, mission, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 7.8
 213K
Gotham (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Before there was Batman, there was GOTHAM. Everyone knows the name Commissioner Gordon. He is one of the crime world's greatest foes, a man whose reputation is synonymous with law and order. But what is known of Gordon's story and his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, twists and turns, neo noir ...
Audience: teens
Plot: super villain, batman, corruption, police corruption, crime, police station, police detective, crimes, friendship, gang war, mafia, organized crime ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 19K
Batman (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Batman is a 1960s American live action television series, based on the DC comic book character of the same name. It stars Adam West as Batman and Burt Ward as Robin — two crime-fighting heroes who defend Gotham City. It aired on ABC for three ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, estate, secret identity, heroes, society, crimes, imaginary, criminal heroes, fighting crime, super vehicle, chief, business venture ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, new jersey
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82%
 6.5
 116K
Iron Fist (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Danny Rand resurfaces 15 years after being presumed dead. Now, with the power of the Iron Fist, he seeks to reclaim his past and fulfill his destiny.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, super powers, superhuman powers, crimes, heroes, good versus evil, fighting crime, hand to hand combat, danger, save the day, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Black Scorpion (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Black Scorpion is an action-crime TV series that aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in 2001 and in Canada on Space in 2002. The series is based on two Roger Corman movies, Black Scorpion, and the sequel Black Scorpion II: Aftershock. The show focuses on a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superheroine, secret identity, female protagonist, vigilantism, good versus evil, fighting crime, superhuman powers, police detective, escapades, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.9
 31K
Knight Rider (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Michael Long, an undercover police officer, is shot while investigating a case and left for dead by his assailants. He is rescued by Wilton Knight, a wealthy, dying millionaire and inventor who arranges life-saving surgery, including a new face and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, touching, tense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, adventure, talking car, a.i., car, fighting crime, chases and races, heroic mission, working undercover, heroes, partners, armored vehicle ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 5.8
 2K
The Phantom (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Before Superman, Spider-Man, and Batman, there was The Phantom, the greatest legend in the annals of 20th century comic-book crime fighting. Now, the immortal superhero returns to strike terror in the hearts of villains around the world - and to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, fighting crime, adventure, secret identity, escapades, danger, rivalry, undercover, heroic mission, vigilante, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.3
 118K
Luke Cage (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super strength, african american, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the day, danger, heroes, crimes, fighting crime, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 6.7
 6K
Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, heroes, imaginary, supernatural, superhuman powers, fighting crime, law enforcement, police detective, life is a bitch, danger, youth ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Green Hornet (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets Kato (Jay Chou), a resourceful company ...
Style: buddy comedy, stylized, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, martial arts, secret identity, gangsters, violence, crimes, partners against crime, fighting crime, revenge, vigilantism, irresponsible, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 3.8
 237K
Batman & Robin (1997)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Along with crime-fighting partner Robin and new recruit Batgirl, Batman battles the dual threat of frosty genius Mr. Freeze and homicidal horticulturalist Poison Ivy. Freeze plans to put Gotham City on ice, while Ivy tries to drive a wedge between ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night, family outing, girls' night
Plot: superhero, double life, good versus evil, secret identity, crime fighter, fighting crime, undercover, superhuman powers, rivalry, crimes, crime, super vehicle ...
Time: 20th century, twentieth century, 1990s, 90s, year 1997
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
RoboCop: Prime Directives (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 375 min.
TV show
Story: Thirteen years after the original Robocop, Delta City, considered to be "The Safest Place On Earth!", has become a futuristic city owned and operated by OCP, and RoboCop, Alex Murphy has begun to feel his age. Murphy finds himself nearly ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, good versus evil, superhero, cyborgs, fighting crime, law enforcement, rivalry, tough law enforcer, society, life is a bitch, crimes, crime ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: TV series centering on Marvel Cinematic Universe characters Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, tense, suspense ...
Plot: superhero, miraculous event, warrior, tough guy, cyborgs, friendship, heroes, good versus evil, save the world, disney, superhero team, extraterrestrial ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.8
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Street Hawk (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Street Hawk is an American television series that aired for 13 episodes on ABC in 1985. The series is a Limekiln and Templar Production in association with Universal Television. Its central characters were created by Paul M. Belous and Robert ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, secret identity, escapades, danger, motorcycle chase, law enforcement, adventure, chases and races, fighting crime, mysterious character, rivalry ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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Saban's Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: Ninja Turtles: The Next Mutation is an American live-action television series produced by Saban Entertainment, which ran on the Fox Kids network from 1997 to 1998. The short-lived series was based loosely from Mirage Studios' Teenage Mutant ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, light
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, martial arts, friendship, heroic mission, mutant, master warrior, adventure, heroes, rescue, good versus evil, secret identity, undercover ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 2.9
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Steel (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Justice. Safe streets. Payback. Metallurgist John Henry Irons (O'Neal) vows to claim them all when a renegade military reject (Judd Nelson) puts new superweapons in dangerous hands. Helped by an electronics wiz (Annabeth Gish) and an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, gang, military, soldier, fighting crime, secret identity, superhuman powers, escapades, crimes, good versus evil, undercover ...
Time: 1990s, 90s
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.9
 74K
Agent Carter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: It's 1946, and peace has dealt Peggy Carter a serious blow as she finds herself marginalized when the men return home from fighting abroad. Working for the covert SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), Peggy must balance doing administrative work ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, female agent, special agents, heroes, undercover, tough girl, hand to hand combat, adventure, save the world, danger, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.5
 410K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, rivalry, vigilantism, fighting crime, millionaire, undercover, martial arts, crimes, righting the wronged, killings ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
 8K
The Cape (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: "The Cape" is a drama series following Vince Faraday, an honest cop on a corrupt police force, who finds himself framed for a series of murders and presumed dead. He is forced into hiding, leaving behind his wife Dana and son, Trip. Fueled ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, fighting crime, vigilantism, rivalry, danger, crimes, undercover, dishonesty, frame up, presumed dead, supernatural power ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Black Lightning (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Jefferson Pierce is a man wrestling with a secret. As the father of two daughters and principal of a charter high school that also serves as a safe haven for young people in a New Orleans neighborhood overrun by gang violence, he is a hero to his ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, neo noir, twists and turns, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, super powers, electricity, vigilante, vigilantism, detective inspector, secret identity, crime fighter, black superhero, masked superhero, supernatural power, single father ...
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.1
 11K
Black Mask (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Chui Chik tries to lead a quiet life as a librarian. However, he is really a former test subject for a highly secretive supersoldier project and the instructor of a special commando unit dubbed "701." The 701 squad is used for many ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, intense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, heroes, secret identity, good versus evil, police, fistfight, soldier, undercover, danger, adventure, crimes ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: hong kong, china, asia, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.3
 208K
Daredevil (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, comic, dark, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, supernatural ability, blindness, vigilantism, martial arts, good versus evil, blind character, vengeance, boxing, superhuman powers, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Kung Fu: The Legend Continues (1993)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Kung Fu: The Legend Continues is a spin-off of the 1972–1975 television series Kung Fu. David Carradine and Chris Potter starred as a father and son trained in kung fu - Carradine playing a Shaolin monk, Potter a police detective. This series ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, master warrior, police, kung fu, fight, law enforcement, escapades, monk, wisdom of life, parents and children, reunion ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Ms. Marvel (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A great student, avid gamer, and voracious fan-fic scribe, Kamala Khan has a special affinity for Super Heroes, particularly Captain Marvel. However, she struggles to fit in at home and at school — that is, until she gets super powers like the ...
Style: exciting, suspense, tense, suspenseful, contemplative
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, superheroine, heroes, good versus evil, muslim, martial arts, origin of hero, supernatural power, crimes, society, chase ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.7
 36K
MacGyver (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: MacGyver is an American action-adventure television series created by Lee David Zlotoff. Henry Winkler and John Rich were the executive producers. The show ran for seven seasons on ABC in the United States and various other networks abroad from 1985 ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: problem solving, secret agents, heroes, gadget, spy, crime fighter, poetic justice, adventure, race against time, intelligence, chases and races, danger ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 1990s, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.1
 58K
Dick Tracy (1990)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Music, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The comic strip detective finds his life vastly complicated when Breathless Mahoney makes advances towards him while he is trying to battle Big Boy Caprice's united mob.
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: good versus evil, police detective, gangsters, superhero, organized crime, crime, crimes, crime fighter, fighting crime, corruption, woman, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%