Movies and TV shows like Jessica Jones

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Jessica Jones (2015)
 8.0
 180K
Jessica Jones (2015)
Original name: Marvel's Jessica Jones
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized, bleak, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, private detective, strong female character, superhero, investigation, super powers, danger, imaginary, violence, lawyer, good versus evil, crimes, death, sister sister relationship, crime, drunk, master villain, mind control, superheroine, adventure, heroes, superhuman powers, escapades, abusive boyfriend, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa

Most similar movies to Jessica Jones

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films and TV series with plots about heroes, crimes, danger, superhero, escapades, rivalry and superhuman powers mostly in Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Jessica Jones: Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013), The Flash (2014), Supergirl (2015), Daredevil (2015), Luke Cage (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Agent Phil Coulson of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) puts together a team of agents to investigate the new, the strange and the unknown around the globe, protecting the ordinary from the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, superhuman powers, master villain, adventure, save the day, heroes, good versus evil, scientist, spy, secret agent, government agency, pilot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 281K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, speed, save the world, adventure, crimes, time travel, save the day, supernatural power, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.4
 99K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Twenty-four-year-old Kara Zor-El, who was taken in by the Danvers family when she was 13 after being sent away from Krypton, must learn to embrace her powers after previously hiding them. The Danvers teach her to be careful with her powers, until ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, emotional, light, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, secret identity, strong female character, superheroine, super strength, superhuman powers, good versus evil, alien monster, alien, sister sister relationship, save the day ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.6
 335K
Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
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: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, heroes, good versus evil, fighting crime, secret identity, lawyer, danger, superhuman powers, undercover, daredevil, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 107K
Luke Cage (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, danger, crimes, save the day, escapades, master villain, african american, death, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The story of several young people from around the world who represent the next stage in human evolution, possessing special powers, including the ability to teleport and communicate with each other telepathically. Together they work to defeat the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, futuristic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, supernatural ability, teleportation, psychic, telekinesis, supernatural, youth, young people, young heroes, good versus evil, telepathy, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 105K
Iron Fist (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
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, stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, super powers, good versus evil, heroes, crimes, fighting crime, save the day, danger, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.8
 198K
Gotham (2014)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: captivating, exciting, tense, twists and turns, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: super villain, mafia, police station, organized crime, orphan, police detective, corruption, police corruption, batman, gang war, crime, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Movie in collections
 8.3
 64K
Veronica Mars (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The series is set in the fictional town of Neptune, California, and stars Kristen Bell as the title character, a student who progresses from high school to college while moonlighting as a private investigator under the tutelage of her detective ...
Style: touching, witty, clever, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: amateur detective, student, private detective, investigation, youth, danger, teenage life, parents and children, sheriff, spy, friendship, teacher ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's The Defenders (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Daredevil, Jessica Jones, Luke Cage and Iron Fist join forces to take on common enemies as a sinister conspiracy threatens New York City.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: strong female lead, superhero team, masked superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroic mission, master villain, superhero, male objectification, partnership, death, daredevil ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.3
 347
Black Scorpion (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
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: serious, rough, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, female protagonist, superheroine, superhuman powers, crime, workplace situations, crimes, escapades, imaginary, heroes, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.7
 6K
Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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, superhuman powers, law enforcement, fighting crime, police detective, supernatural, youth, danger, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.2
 27K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Five ordinary people with superhuman physical and mental abilities are brought together to form one extraordinary team of Alphas. Operating within the U.S. Department of Defense, the team investigates cases that point to others with Alpha abilities.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, experiment, superhuman powers, investigation, government agency, crimes, danger, psychic, mind control, enemy, supernatural, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Birds of Prey (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Huntress, Dinah, Oracle are determined to carry on Batman's fight for justice against the ruthless criminals of New Gotham City.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superheroine, adventure, fighting crime, good versus evil, secret identity, crimes, escapades, imaginary, society, superhuman powers, fictional reality, rivalry ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Charlie's Angels (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Charlie's Angels is a remake developed by Alfred Gough and Miles Millar for ABC, based upon the 1976 series of the same name created by Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts. The series ran on ABC from September 22 to November 10, 2011. A remake of the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, sexy, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: partners, investigation, best friends, heroes, private detective, working undercover, undercover, friendship, friends, martial arts, adventure, vengeance ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.6
 384K
Arrow (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, double life, fighting crime, vigilantism, undercover, righting the wronged, rivalry, martial arts, millionaire, young man, masked vigilante ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Bionic Woman (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: After fully recovering from her near fatal bout of bionic rejection, Jaime Sommers, the first female cyborg, is assigned to spy missions of her own.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, androids and robots, danger, investigation, escapades, government facility, chases and races, ex athlete, government agency, undercover, superheroine ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 9.1
 725K
Sherlock (2010)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A modern update finds the famous sleuth and his doctor partner solving crime in 21st century London.
Style: captivating, clever, witty, psychological, serious ...
Plot: private detective, investigation, sherlock holmes, mastermind, mind game, prodigy, crime, partners, riddles and clues, british, friendship, murder mystery ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: england, london, europe, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
The Six Million Dollar Man (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Six Million Dollar Man is an American television series about a former astronaut with bionic implants working for a fictional government office known as OSI. The series is based on the Martin Caidin novel Cyborg, which was the series's ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, superhero, undercover, chases and races, androids and robots, escapades, crimes, superior, investigation, danger, espionage, surgery ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Charlie's Angels (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Charlie's Angels is an American crime drama television series that aired on ABC from September 1976 to June 1981, producing five seasons and 110 episodes. The series was created by Ivan Goff and Ben Roberts and was produced by Aaron ...
Style: sexy, realistic, exciting, stylized, semi serious
Plot: investigation, undercover, working undercover, private detective, partners, adventure, fighting crime, crimes, career change, private investigator, friendship between women, female protagonist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 6K
The Flash (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
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, danger, adventure, save the day, chases and races, rivalry, escapades, crimes, urban, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.5
 2K
Witchblade (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Witchblade is an American television series that aired on TNT from 2001 to 2002. The series is based on the Witchblade comic book series, and followed a pilot film which debuted in August 2000. Some of the episodes were written by Ralph Hemecker, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chosen one, superhero, heroic mission, fighting crime, supernatural ability, super weapon, vengeance, imaginary, escapades, superhuman powers, heroes, magical object ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Power Rangers R.P.M (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: In the near future, the mysterious and sinister Venjix Computer Network is attempting to conquer and lay ruin to the entire planet. Mankind has retreated into environmentally-shielded domed cities to protect against the pollution and machines ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: superhero, world domination, network, chaos, supernatural, rivalry, conquering, battles, computer virus, good versus evil, danger, secret identity ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 6.9
 27K
Knight Rider (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
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, tense, touching ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, car chase, a.i., chases and races, fighting crime, working undercover, heroic mission, talking car, lone hero, armored vehicle, partners, car ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
 1K
Blue Thunder (1984)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Blue Thunder is a 1984 ABC television series based on the movie of the same title featuring the Blue Thunder helicopter. The series uses the converted Aérospatiale Gazelle helicopter and large portions of stock footage from the 1983 film. A ground ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: helicopter, heroes, escapades, crimes, chases and races, danger, law enforcement, super weapon, based on movie, police
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 6K
Wonder Woman (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wonder Woman is an American television series based on the DC Comics comic book superheroine of the same name. Starring Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince and Lyle Waggoner as Steve Trevor (both Sr. & Jr.), the show originally aired ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, comic, touching ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, strong female lead, superheroine, secret identity, amazon, fighting crime, superhuman powers, heroic mission, adventure, working undercover, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.7
 47K
Nikita (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Nikita will stop at nothing to expose and destroy Division, the secret U.S. agency who trained her as a spy and assassin.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female spy, female killer, hitman, danger, chases and races, mole, spy, female assassin, working undercover, crimes, killings, secret government organization ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
King & Maxwell (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sean King and Michelle Maxwell aren't your typical pair of private investigators. As discredited Secret Service agents, their unique skills often give them a leg up on suspects and conventional law enforcement. He's charming and always one ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: private detective, secret service, fbi, outside help, ex law enforcer, partners, government official, dishonesty, suspicion, intrigue, sexual tension, investigator ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A dysfunctional family of superheroes comes together to solve the mystery of their father's death, the threat of the apocalypse and more.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, adventure, danger, family, life is a bitch, dysfunctional family, death, gay, time travel, society, fight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Arrow: Blood Rush (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
Story: A six episode mini series broadcast online alongside Arrow. Felicity meets Roy and has a special mission for him.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, prodigy, undercover, vigilantism, urban, fighting crime, heroes, crimes, escapades, rivalry, vigilante, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%