Movies and TV shows like Marvel's Jessica Jones

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Marvel's Jessica Jones (2015)
 7.9
 215K
Marvel's Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, neo noir, stylized, bleak, sitcom, psychological thriller, queer cinema
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, private detective, strong female character, investigation, strong female lead, lawyer, violence, good versus evil, supernatural power, super powers, adventure, mind control, escapades, superheroine, lesbian, heroes, death, crimes, orphan, support group, car accident, manipulation, guilt, abuse ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa

Most similar movies to Marvel's Jessica Jones

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and captivating films and TV series with plots about superhero, heroes, super powers, danger, supernatural power, supernatural and crimes mostly in Drama, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Marvel's Jessica Jones: Orphan Black (2013), Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013), Person of Interest (2011), Daredevil (2015), Iron Fist (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.3
 111K
Orphan Black (2013)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: A streetwise hustler is pulled into a compelling conspiracy after witnessing the suicide of a girl who looks just like her.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, mind bending, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lesbian, killings, strong female character, female protagonist, uncover truth, family relations, lesbianism, heroine, suicide, supernatural, lesbian relationship, lookalikes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: toronto ontario canada, new york
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100%
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, heroic ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, master villain, superhuman powers, special agents, adventure, save the day, hacker, heroes, superhero, secret government organization, s.h.i.e.l.d., scientist ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Person of Interest (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Person of Interest follows former CIA paramilitary operative, John Reese, who is presumed dead and teams up with reclusive billionaire Finch to prevent violent crimes in New York City by initiating their own type of justice. With the special ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, clever, heroic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: artificial intelligence, surveillance, computer system, hi-tech, partners against crime, crimes, mysterious character, privacy invasion, hacker, fighting crime, computer genius, secret ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
 8.6
 439K
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, thought provoking, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, secret identity, heroic mission, lawyer, vigilante, one against many, vigilantism, ninja, one man army, good versus evil, daredevil ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
 6.4
 131K
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, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, martial arts, super powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, heroes, crimes, supernatural power, corporation, save the day, super strength, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 131K
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, supernatural power, good versus evil, superhuman powers, crimes, heroes, fighting crime, save the day, black superhero, woman with a gun, escapades, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 124K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, serious, entertaining
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, super powers, heroes, journalist, superheroine, supernatural power, strong female character, secret identity, superhuman powers, save the day, alien ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 230K
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: captivating, exciting, tense, neo noir, bleak ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: batman, police, corruption, superhero, super villain, police corruption, police station, crimes, mafia, friendship, police detective, gang war ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 90s, 2000s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Marvel's The Defenders (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
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: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, strong female lead, superhero team, supernatural power, good versus evil, superhuman powers, heroic mission, death, fighting crime, crimes, partnership, male objectification ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, suspense, captivating, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, time travel, heroes, time traveler, team, apocalypse, fight, adventure, family, academy, fantasy world, life is a bitch ...
Time: contemporary, future, 21st century, 60s, 20th century ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Tomorrow People (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, serious, suspenseful, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, supernatural ability, young heroes, youth, teleportation, escapades, friendship, telekinesis, good versus evil, world spanning, telepathy, superhuman powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.6
 346K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, thought provoking, serious, surprise ending
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen drama
Plot: superhero, time travel, heroes, speed, adventure, supernatural power, superhuman powers, multiverse, good versus evil, alternate universe, secret identity, save the world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.5
 12K
Stumptown (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Dex Parios is a strong, assertive, and unapologetically sharp-witted Army veteran working as a P.I. in Portland, Oregon. With a complicated personal history and only herself to rely on, she solves other people’s messes with a blind eye toward her ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous
Plot: investigator, private investigator, adventure, investigation, lgbt, friendship, dark past, money problems, post traumatic stress disorder, job, female protagonist, sex ...
Time: future
Place: portland oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 10K
Impulse (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Follow 16-year-old Henrietta, aka Henry, who discovers she has the ability to teleport. The first time she realizes this, she is in a truck with her high school’s Golden Boy, who tries to rape her.
Style: captivating, sexual, lyrical, sexy, suspense ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: teenage life, youth, family relations, supernatural, friendship, super strength, criminal, rage, crisis, drugs, fight, murderer ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Two teenagers from very different backgrounds awaken to newly acquired superpowers which mysteriously link them to one another.
Style: captivating, exciting, bleak, tense
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superheroine, superhero, teenager, supernatural, friendship, youth, teleportation, justice, investigation, vengeance, woman with a gun, crimes ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 35K
The Gifted (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban couple's ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, spiritual
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, super powers, mutant, supernatural power, supernatural ability, teamwork, good versus evil, superhero team, parents and children, twists and turns, family, social misfits ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.5
 431K
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: captivating, exciting, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, double life, fighting crime, martial arts, rivalry, crime fighter, parkour, archer, vigilante, crimes, scheme ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 84K
Agent Carter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, 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: semi serious, tense, captivating, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, superhero, female agent, heroes, special agents, heroic mission, female protagonist, tough girl, investigation, graphic violence, save the world, adventure ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.2
 29K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, investigation, mind control, experiment, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, government agency, crimes, heroes, enemy, superhero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.4
 74K
Veronica Mars (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, neo noir, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, teen drama
Plot: private investigator, investigation, amateur detective, female detective, student, youth, teenage life, friendship, female protagonist, private detective, parents and children, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2000s
Place: california, usa, southern california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.4
 44K
Batwoman (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Armed with a passion for social justice and a flair for speaking her mind, Kate Kane soars onto the streets of Gotham as Batwoman, an out lesbian and highly trained street fighter primed to snuff out the failing city’s criminal resurgence. But ...
Style: non-linear, tense, atmospheric, bleak, neo noir
Plot: lesbian, superhero, superheroine, female protagonist, secret identity, lgbt, crimes, family, brutality, tough girl, gotham city, martial arts training ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.4
 3K
Witchblade (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, magical object, superheroine, policewoman, superhuman powers, female protagonist, heroic mission, fighting crime, supernatural ability, police detective, vengeance, super weapon ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, neo noir, queer cinema
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, electricity, black superhero, lesbian, super powers, vigilante, vigilantism, secret identity, crime fighter, police detective, single father, supernatural power ...
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.5
 235K
The Punisher (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: A former Marine out to punish the criminals responsible for his family's murder finds himself ensnared in a military conspiracy.
Style: brutal, exciting, disturbing, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilante, justice, revenge, violence, superhero, vigilantism, fight scenes, vengeance, murder, one man army, gunfight, violent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: new york, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 7K
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, scenic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural, supernatural ability, heroes, youth, life is a bitch, rivalry, destiny, supernatural power, superhuman powers, fighting crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Birds of Prey (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Huntress, Dinah, Oracle are determined to carry on Batman's fight for justice against the ruthless criminals of New Gotham City.
Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, neo noir
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, fighting crime, female protagonist, villain, interracial relations, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, oracle, fictional reality, master villain ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.8
 537
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, rough, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, superhero, secret identity, female protagonist, fighting crime, good versus evil, superhuman powers, vigilantism, vigilante, police detective, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Charlie's Angels (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, humorous, sexy, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: friends, friendship, heroes, best friends, partners, adventure, private detective, investigation, femdom, crime fighter, strong female lead, strong female presence ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, miami
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 8.2
 155K
Sense8 (2015)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: One gunshot, one death, one moment out of time that irrevocably links eight minds in disparate parts of the world, putting them in each other's lives, each other's secrets, and in terrible danger. Ordinary people suddenly reborn as ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, stylized, serious, erotic ...
Audience: chick flick, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: lgbt, supernatural, supernatural ability, gay, love affair, conspiracy, telepathy, secret organization, lesbian, sex scene, transsexual, homosexuality ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: mumbai india, chicago illinois, san francisco, london, mexico city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Bionic Woman (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: spy, superheroine, androids and robots, adventure, superhuman powers, superhero, escapades, investigation, government facility, ex athlete, undercover, government agency ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%