Movies like The Wolverine

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The Wolverine (2013)
 6.7
 457K
The Wolverine (2013)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Wolverine faces his ultimate nemesis - and tests of his physical, emotional, and mortal limits - in a life-changing voyage to modern-day Japan.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, serious, suspenseful, stylized, surprise ending, suspense, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: immortality, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, mutant, samurai, good versus evil, fistfight, sword fight, chase, loner, haunted by the past, martial arts, forbidden love, transformation, supernatural, heroes, love and romance, master warrior, dreams, self discovery, rivalry, genetically altered, family disapproval, master villain ...
Time: year 1945, 2010s, future
Place: tokyo, japan, asia, canada

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Most similar movies to The Wolverine

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, surprise ending, psychotronic and visually appealing films with plots about superhero, fight scenes, martial arts, heroes, violence, fistfight and weapons mostly in Action, Sci-Fi and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Wolverine: Logan (2017), Deadpool (2016), Bloodshot (2020), X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009), Dark Phoenix (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.1
 727K
Logan (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the near future, a weary Logan cares for an ailing Professor X in a hideout on the Mexican border. But Logan's attempts to hide from the world and his legacy are upended when a young mutant arrives, pursued by dark forces.
Style: emotional, harsh, suspense, bloody, surprise ending ...
Plot: fight scenes, super strength, mutant, lone hero, little girl, death of protagonist, superhero, invulnerability, protector, chase, immortality, rage ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s, 21st century, 2020s
Place: el paso texas, usa, north dakota, mexico
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60%
 8.0
 995K
Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: exciting, stylized, parody, absurd, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, dark hero, immortality, revenge, mutant, dark humor, escapades, fight scenes, supernatural ability, regeneration, invulnerability ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 5.7
 76K
Bloodshot (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine - Bloodshot. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot ...
Style: tense, psychotronic, exciting, psychological, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: nanotechnology, superhero, superhuman powers, regeneration, rescue, one man army, supernatural power, tough guy, super soldier, cyberpunk, back from the dead, super strength ...
Time: contemporary, near future, 2020s
Place: budapest, london, hungary, england, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural power, heroes, genetically altered, anger, experiment, rage, scientist, army ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, las vegas, new orleans, north america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.7
 180K
Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: exciting, suspense, surprise ending, entertaining, psychotronic ...
Plot: telekinesis, supernatural power, supernatural ability, superhero, superhero team, mutant, teleportation, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, moral dilemma, super villain ...
Time: 90s, year 1975, year 1992, 70s
Place: paris france, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 603K
X-Men (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mutants, Rogue and Wolverine, come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team, the X-Men, must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, adventure, superhero, supernatural, rescue, heroic mission, immortality, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 2000s, near future ...
Place: usa, canada, north america, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.4
 540K
X2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses – Magneto and Mystique – to unhinge ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, super powers, mutant, mind control, good versus evil, teenage superhero, evil man, assassination attempt, scientist, x men ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2000s
Place: usa, boston, washington d.c., canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 1.4M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, heroic, suspenseful, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, monster, teamwork, heroic mission, transformation, alien invasion, save the world, partners, space and aliens ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, usa, berlin germany, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men and The Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, beast, death, capture, teamwork, president, supernatural, master villain, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa, san francisco, new york, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 552K
Deadpool 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
Style: funny, psychotronic, bloody, entertaining, parody ...
Plot: dark hero, supernatural power, mutant, super powers, invulnerability, mission, one man army, hitman, super strength, sarcasm, murder, superhero ...
Time: 2010s
Place: asia, japan, tokyo, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
X-Men: First Class (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they were closest of friends, working together with other mutants ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural power, mutant, superhero, teenage superhero, superhuman powers, tough guy, supernatural, super villain, genetics, team, superhuman ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1944, year 1962, 1940s ...
Place: oxford university, usa, eastern europe, poland, switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.1
 753K
Man of Steel (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, adventure, good versus evil, secret identity, save the world, double life, space and aliens, alien invasion, family relations, flying man, superhuman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.4
 483K
Lucy (2014)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, Taiwan, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A woman, accidentally caught in a dark deal, turns the tables on her captors and transforms into a merciless warrior evolved beyond human logic.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, surreal, philosophical ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: intelligence, superhuman powers, tough girl, supernatural ability, mind control, telekinesis, telepathy, strong female lead, supernatural, experimental drug, human brain, strong female character ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: taiwan, berlin germany, rome italy, new york, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.4
 794K
Spider-Man (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, suspenseful, intense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, courage, secret identity, transformation, double life, heroes, good versus evil, experiment, experiment gone awry, fighting crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, plymouth
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, semi serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural power, fight scenes, super strength, super villain, magic, super powers, invasion, battlefield, team, superhero, teenage superhero, alien ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, good versus evil, time travel, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, superhero, changing the past or future, transformation, heroes, time paradox, teamwork, team ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, new york, washington d.c., china, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come quickly enough. Peter has not forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s ...
Style: serious, stylized, intense, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: heroes, superhero, superhuman powers, double life, fighting crime, good versus evil, protector, vigilantism, save the day, teenage life, experiment, disguise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.0
 13K
Casshern (2004)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Fifty years of war between the Great Eastern Federation and Europa - now merged as Eurasia - have taken their toll on planet Earth. As a result of the use of biological, chemical and nuclear weapons, much of Earth has become uninhabitable and people ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, tragic hero, fictional war, redemption, laboratory, vengeance, heroic mission, heroes, adventure, battles, life is a bitch ...
Time: future, distant future
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, sentimental, heroic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, super powers, secret identity, superhuman powers, teenage superhero, good versus evil, double life, transformation, vigilantism, monster, masked vigilante, genetic engineering ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.8
 323K
Hellboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the final days of World War II, the Nazis attempt to use black magic to aid their dying cause. The Allies raid the camp where the ceremony is taking place, but not before a demon - Hellboy - has already been conjured. Joining the Allied forces, ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: demon, monster, supernatural, supernatural ability, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, undercover, heaven and hell, mutant, superhuman powers, paranormal activity ...
Time: contemporary, 1940s, 20th century, 21st century
Place: russia, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
X-Men: Apocalypse (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After the re-emergence of the world's first mutant, world-destroyer Apocalypse, the X-Men must unite to defeat his extinction level plan.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, intense, entertaining, exciting ...
Plot: super strength, superhero team, transformation, mutant, apocalypse, superhero, battlefield, immortality, world domination, heroes, technology, teleportation ...
Time: 80s, future, year 1983, 2010s
Place: egypt, poland, ohio, pentagon, sydney australia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: heroic, exciting, psychotronic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, courage, heroism, superhuman powers, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, army, one man army, transformation, disney, super soldier ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, year 1942, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, brooklyn new york city, london, north america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 175K
Blade: Trinity (2004)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: For years, Blade has fought against the vampires in the cover of the night. But now, after falling into the crosshairs of the FBI, he is forced out into the daylight, where he is driven to join forces with a clan of human vampire hunters he never ...
Style: gothic, exciting, stylized, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, vampire slayer, superhero, katana, vampire hunter, good versus evil, martial arts, vampire vs vampire, master warrior, heroes, dark hero, vampirism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, master villain, superhero, supernatural ability, man versus machine, save the world, artificial intelligence, good versus evil, female assassin, androids and robots, warrior, killer robot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, oslo norway, london, new york, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.5
 282K
Green Lantern (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, super strength, alien, superhuman powers, good versus evil, chosen one, space wars, adventure, transformation, humanoid, super powers, pilot ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 2010s, year 2011 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.3
 163K
Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero team, transformation, adventure, superhero, teleportation, telekinesis, superheroine, strong female character, save the world, alternate dimension, escapades, fighting crime ...
Time: year 2014, year 2015, 2000s, 2010s, year 2007
Place: usa, panama, pentagon, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.7
 214K
Blade II (2002)
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A rare mutation has occurred within the vampire community - The Reaper. A vampire so consumed with an insatiable bloodlust that they prey on vampires as well as humans, transforming victims who are unlucky enough to survive into Reapers themselves. ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, scary, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, dark hero, superhero, vampire hunter, good versus evil, supernatural ability, undead, lone hero, vampire vs vampire, supernatural, one against many, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: prague, europe, czech republic, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 4.7
 92K
Elektra (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA, Switzerland
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Elektra the warrior survives a near-death experience, becomes an assassin-for-hire, and tries to protect her two latest targets, a single father and his young daughter, from a group of supernatural assassins.
Style: sexy, exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: female assassin, superheroine, adventure, good versus evil, master warrior, supernatural, martial arts, uninhibited rivalry, vigilante, youth, graphic violence, super powers ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The New Mutants (2020)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The story of the New Mutants, a team of mutant heroes comprised of the first graduates from Charles Xavier's school.
Style: suspense, exciting, tense, suspenseful, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, superhero team, superhero, captivity, escape, dark past, good versus evil, fight, sole survivor, friendship, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: 2010s, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Universal Soldier (1992)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: An American soldier who had been killed during the Vietnam War is revived 25 years later by the military as a semi-android, UniSols, a high-tech soldier of the future. After the failure of the initiative to erase all the soldier's memories, he ...
Style: rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, one man army, cyberpunk, martial arts, soldier, vietnam war, vengeance, cyborgs, genetically altered, military, nudity (full frontal - brief), rescue mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 60s, year 1969, 80s ...
Place: vietnam, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%