Movies and TV shows like Supergirl

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Supergirl (2015)
 6.5
 90K
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 she has to reveal them during an unexpected disaster, setting her on her journey of heroism.
Style: exciting, emotional, light, entertaining, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, female protagonist, secret identity, good versus evil, superhuman powers, strong female character, super strength, imaginary, alien, sister sister relationship, alien race, supervillain, superheroine, alien monster, heroes, danger, rivalry, undercover, save the day, female agent, supernatural power, escapades, master villain, lesbian relationship, super powers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Supergirl

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about superhero, heroes, escapades, danger, superhuman powers, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Supergirl: The Flash (2014), Arrow (2012), Man of Steel (2013), The Gifted (2017), Smallville (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.9
 271K
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, crimes, heroes, speed, time travel, save the world, superhuman speed, save the day, adventure, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 375K
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: superhero, heroes, fighting crime, undercover, double life, vigilantism, righting the wronged, millionaire, rivalry, young man, masked vigilante, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.1
 639K
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, stylized, suspenseful, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, save the world, double life, master villain, family relations, alien invasion, flying man, destruction ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, kansas, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 26K
The Gifted (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: twists and turns, exciting, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, superhero, super powers, hunted, parents and children, family relations, supernatural ability, good versus evil, teamwork, ostracism, husband wife relationship, social misfits ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.5
 108K
Smallville (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Smallville is an American television series developed by writers/producers Alfred Gough and Miles Millar. It is based on the DC Comics character Superman, originally created by Jerry Siegel and Joe Shuster. The series follows the adventures of Clark ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, teenage love, secret identity, good versus evil, friendship, danger, double life, secret, escapades, rivalry, alien ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superheroine, woman in a wheelchair, crimes, fictional reality, imaginary, teenage life, fighting crime, heroes, secret identity, rivalry, adventure ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Runaways (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Every teenager thinks their parents are evil. What if you found out they actually were? Six diverse teenagers who can barely stand each other must unite against a common foe – their parents.
Style: entertaining, tense, captivating, futuristic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, runaway, super villain, friendship, superhero, teenager, good versus evil, youth, supernatural ability, parents and children, high school, love and romance ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Superman II: The Richard Donner Cut (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Kryptonian villain General Zod (Terence Stamp) and his henchmen are accidentally freed from their outer-space imprisonment and threaten Earth with destruction, just as Superman (Christopher Reeve) decides to renounce his superpowers for his new ...
Style: exciting, feel good, suspenseful, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, space and aliens, mission, secret identity, self sacrifice, superhuman powers, world domination, solitude, villain, fighting crime, criminal's revenge, heroes ...
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 165K
Jessica Jones (2015)
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 ...
Audience: teens
Plot: private detective, female protagonist, superhero, imaginary, investigation, danger, violence, lawyer, super powers, good versus evil, master villain, mind control ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 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: superhero, secret identity, fighting crime, danger, adventure, chases and races, save the day, urban, escapades, crimes, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: superhuman powers, androids and robots, adventure, investigation, danger, escapades, ex athlete, government agency, government facility, undercover, chases and races, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 102K
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, master villain, good versus evil, fighting crime, danger, crimes, save the day, escapades, african american, violence, death ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.4
 326
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: rough, suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superheroine, crime, imaginary, escapades, superhuman powers, rivalry, undercover, good versus evil, police corruption, vigilantism, police detective ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman is a live-action American television series based on the characters in Superman and Action. Lois & Clark starred Dean Cain as Superman/Clark Kent and Teri Hatcher as Lois Lane, and aired on ABC ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, entertaining, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, secret identity, danger, superhuman powers, imaginary, master villain, adventure, fall in love, rivalry, journalism, newspaper ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.6
 98K
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, realistic, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, fighting crime, heroes, crimes, save the day, danger, rivalry, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.3
 515
NightMan (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Night Man is an American action/adventure/sci-fi series that aired in syndication from September 15, 1997 to May 17, 1999. The series is loosely based on a comic book published by Malibu Comics and was created by Steve Englehart and developed for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, fighting crime, danger, escapades, imaginary, superhuman powers, adventure, jazz, rivalry, jazz musician, policewoman ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Power Rangers DinoThunder (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: An eccentric scientist and his partner, veteran Power Ranger Dr. Tommy Oliver, have created Dinosaur like robots called Bio Zords. After their laboratory is attacked by the evil Mesogog, Tommy narrowly escapes and retreats to the nearby city of ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, martial arts, partners, computer genius, teenage life, rivalry, save the world, heroes, superhuman powers, secret identity, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Incredible Hulk (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Incredible Hulk is an American television series based on the Marvel Comics character, the Hulk. The series aired on the CBS television network and starred Bill Bixby as David Banner, Lou Ferrigno as the Hulk, and Jack Colvin as Jack McGee. In ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sentimental, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, scientist, false accusation, experiment gone awry, tough guy, uncontrollable, danger, antidote, mutant, adventure, save the day ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, man versus machine, good versus evil, superhero team, supernatural ability, save the world, imaginary, master villain, heroes, partners, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, africa, eastern europe, oslo norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.8
 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, serious, tense, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhero, fighting crime, law enforcement, superhuman powers, supernatural, heroes, police detective, danger, youth, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 8K
The Cape (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, crimes, presumed dead, undercover, vigilantism, secret identity, separated, urban, circus, ex law enforcer, honest law enforcer, corrupt law enforcer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Two teenagers from very different backgrounds awaken to newly acquired superpowers which mysteriously link them to one another.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superheroine, teenager, youth, super strength, friendship, supernatural, teleportation, vengeance, justice, investigation, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Black Lightning (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, electricity, supernatural power, good versus evil, one man army, masked superhero, fighting crime, killings, super powers, neo noir, urban ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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: supernatural ability, teleportation, superhuman powers, supernatural, youth, psychic, young heroes, good versus evil, danger, track down, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.1
 4K
Mutant X (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Mutant X is a science fiction television series that debuted on October 6, 2001. The show was created by Avi Arad, and it centers around Mutant X, a team of "New Mutants" who possess extraordinary powers as a result of genetic engineering. ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, genetic engineering, martial arts, superhero, good versus evil, superhuman, heroic mission, imaginary, escapades, master villain, hunt down, space and aliens ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 962
Superboy (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Superboy is a half-hour live-action television series based on the fictional DC Comics comic book character Kal-El's early years as Superboy. The show ran from 1988–1992 in syndication. It was renamed The Adventures of Superboy at the start ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, love and romance, friends, adventure, imaginary, young heroes, good versus evil, escapades, rivalry, youth, danger, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 8.1
 1.2M
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, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, heroic mission, imaginary, giant, monster, alien invasion, teamwork, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, battleship, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, investigation, androids and robots, superior, crimes, escapades, chases and races, danger, surgery, government agency, undercover ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: special agents, superhuman powers, save the day, scientist, good versus evil, adventure, master villain, pilot, danger, heroes, government agency, spy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Death of the Incredible Hulk (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: During the critical experiment that would rid David Banner of the Hulk,a spy sabotages the laboratory. Banner falls in love with the spy, Jasmin, who performs missions only because her sister is being held hostage by Jasmin's superiors. Banner ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, stylized, exciting, tragic ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, one man army, love interest, heroes, fall in love, deadly, experiment gone awry, superhuman powers, master villain, unstoppable, crimes, chases and races ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%