Movies like The Mummy

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The Mummy (2017)
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The Mummy (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: China, Japan, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.
Style: scary, surprise ending, gothic, intense, bad ending, suspense, exciting, entertaining, light, talky
Plot: supernatural, mummy, archaeology, immortality, adventure, betrayal, mythology, monster, tomb, one man army, king, doctor, friendship, mad scientist, treasure hunt, transformation, zombie, destiny, god, chase, death, princess, archaeologist, ancient egypt, archeological dig ...
Time: 2010s, 1930s
Place: egypt, iraq, middle east, big ben london

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Most similar movies to The Mummy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, entertaining, surprise ending and suspenseful films with plots about chase, danger, explosion, knife, betrayal, good versus evil and death mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Mummy: Van Helsing (2004), The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (2006), Dracula 2000 (2000), Tomb Raider (2018), Gods of Egypt (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Mummy Returns (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rick and Evelyn O'Connell, along with their 8 year old son Alex, discover the key to the legendary Scorpion King's might, the fabled Bracelet of Anubis. Unfortunately, a newly resurrected Imhotep has designs on the bracelet as well, and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: mummy, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, immortality, treasure hunt, reincarnation, ancient egypt, pyramid, treasure, tomb, archaeology ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: egypt, africa, england, europe, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.1
 222K
Van Helsing (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Famed monster slayer Gabriel Van Helsing is dispatched to Transylvania to assist the last of the Valerious bloodline in defeating Count Dracula. Anna Valerious reveals that Dracula has formed an unholy alliance with Dr. Frankenstein's monster ...
Style: gothic, exciting, scary, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, curses spells and rituals, werewolf, immortality, supernatural, deadly creature, good versus evil, dracula, frankenstein, castle, adventure, trap ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: transylvania, europe, paris france, romania, budapest hungary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life -- No one knows the secrets of his death. All that is about to change.Free -spirited archaeologist Danny Fremont (Casper Van Dien, Sleepy Hollow) is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, treasure hunt, heroic mission, adventurer, chase, good versus evil, adventure, secret society, nemesis, master villain, master warrior, supernatural ability ...
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.9
 30K
Dracula 2000 (2000)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the millenium version of this classic Gothic horror we find Abraham Van Helsing (Plummer), who has tangled with Count Dracula (Butler) in the past, working as an English antiques dealer. Simon (Miller) is a vampire hunter in training under his ...
Style: gothic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, sexy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, blood, dracula, supernatural, chase, immortality, danger, legends and myths, transformation, death, violence, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, 1790s
Place: new orleans, louisiana, usa, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.4
 142K
Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: suspense, exciting, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: peril, chase, island, missing person, jungle, survival, rescue, courage, female fighter, secret, gunfight, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: hong kong, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 355K
The Mummy (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and his companion, Beni stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death – his body will remain undead for ...
Style: exciting, scary, semi serious, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: treasure hunt, mummy, adventurer, adventure, deadly creature, opposites attract, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, chase, ancient, tomb, sandstorm ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, cairo egypt, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.4
 90K
Gods of Egypt (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.
Style: exciting, epic, stylized, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, rescue, immortality, chaos and mayhem, danger, save the day, afterlife, mythology, legends and myths, desert, heroes ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, France, Norway
Duration: 147 min.
Story: When an IMF mission ends badly, the world is faced with dire consequences. As Ethan Hunt takes it upon himself to fulfil his original briefing, the CIA begin to question his loyalty and his motives. The IMF team find themselves in a race against ...
Style: suspense, surprise ending
Plot: gun, violence, hand to hand combat, spy, handgun, helicopter, motorcycle, espionage, deception, car chase, limousine, airplane ...
Time: 2010s
Place: jerusalem, berlin germany, paris france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Jack Reacher: Never Go Back (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Jack Reacher must uncover the truth behind a major government conspiracy in order to clear his name. On the run as a fugitive from the law, Reacher uncovers a potential secret from his past that could change his life forever.
Style: suspense, surprise ending, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Plot: false accusation of murder, false accusations, conspiracy, chase, corruption, car chase, assassination, betrayal, military, assassin, revenge, gunfight ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., alabama, afghanistan, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Last Witch Hunter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The modern world holds many secrets, but by far the most astounding is that witches still live among us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world and putting an end to the human race once and for all. Armies ...
Style: exciting, gothic, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: witch, supernatural, adventure, immortality, wizards and magicians, plague, reluctant partners, imaginary, lone hero, danger, magic, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Archaeologist Rick O'Connell travels to China, pitting him against an emperor from the 2,000-year-old Han dynasty who's returned from the dead to pursue a quest for world domination. This time, O'Connell enlists the help of his wife ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: mummy, archaeologist, tomb, sword, adventure, emperor, adventurer, deadly creature, pyramid, egyptian, supernatural ability, save the world ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1946
Place: china, asia, himalaya, shanghai china, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Mission: Impossible - Rogue Nation (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Ethan and team take on their most impossible mission yet, eradicating the Syndicate - an International rogue organization as highly skilled as they are, committed to destroying the IMF.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spy, espionage, conspiracy, mission, secret agents, villain, chases and races, danger, escapades, heroes, undercover, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, austria, vienna, paris france, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 65K
Seventh Son (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, dark fantasy, magic, witch, sword and sorcery, army, master villain, young heroes, chosen one ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Warcraft: The Beginning (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China, Canada, Japan, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and ...
Style: entertaining, suspenseful, exciting, scenic, epic ...
Plot: good versus evil, magic, adventure, fictional war, video game, sorcerer, battle, brutality, kingdom, fight scenes, fantasy world, culture clash ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Scorpion King (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, tense, humorous, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master warrior, adventure, desert, heroic mission, good versus evil, uninhibited rivalry, danger, destiny, leadership, woman in danger, sword fight, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.0
 104K
The Great Wall (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, absurd, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Plot: monster, siege, warrior, massacre, army, attack, explosion, female soldier, archer, tribe, good versus evil, escape ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: china, dungeon, latin america, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, archaeologist, adventurer, treasure hunt, treasure, chase, artifact, whip, good versus evil, russian, heroes, master villain ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1957
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, usa, nevada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
I, Frankenstein (2014)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 92 min.
Story: 200 years after his shocking creation, Dr. Frankenstein's creature, Adam, still walks the earth. But when he finds himself in the middle of a war over the fate of humanity, Adam discovers he holds the key that could destroy humankind.
Style: gothic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural, deadly creature, imaginary, good versus evil, demons, dangerous animal, queen, prince, demon, anti hero, frankenstein, world domination ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1790s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Legend of Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, surprise ending, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, mythology, legends and myths, good versus evil, adventure, destiny, heroic mission, supernatural, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, egypt, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, treasure, heroic mission, chase, adventure, good versus evil, time travel, solar eclipse, killer robot, tomb, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iceland, siberia, cambodia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.6
 17K
Nightbreed (1990)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A troubled young man is drawn to a mythical place called Midian where a variety of monsters are hiding from humanity.
Style: gothic, scary, atmospheric, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: serial killer, supernatural, dark fantasy, monster, escape, murder, psychopath, good versus evil, slasher, deadly creature, supernatural ability, zombie ...
Time: 1990s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword ...
Style: surprise ending, stylized, intense, epic, entertaining ...
Plot: warrior, knight, prophecy, chosen one, king, attack, courage, creature, throne, mentor, king arthur, death ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Highlander: The Source (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Lithuania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The world is falling into chaos. As he roams a crumbling city, Duncan MacLeod, the Highlander, remembers happier times before the love of his life left... Hopeless and alone, MacLeod finds his way to a band of immortal companions, including his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, murder, revenge, tragic hero, race against time, supernatural, danger, master warrior, killer, supernatural ability, adventure, vampire ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: eastern europe, rome italy, california, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of heroic warriors has only six days to save the planet in "Mortal Kombat Annihilation." To succeed they must survive the most spectacular series of challenges any human, or god, has ever encountered as they battle an evil warlord ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, stylized, awful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: martial arts, battle, hand to hand combat, good versus evil, adventure, master warrior, save the world, tournament, heroic mission, heroes, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: As two evil sisters prepare to conquer the land, two renegades—Eric the Huntsman, who aided Snow White in defeating Ravenna in Snowwhite and the Huntsman, and his forbidden lover, Sara—set out to stop them.
Style: fairy tale, dark humor, suspense, surprise ending, romantic ...
Plot: magic, female soldier, female empowerment, snow white, female killer, witch, dark fantasy, betrayal, good versus evil, love, happy ending, redemption ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
xXx: Return of Xander Cage (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: China, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable ...
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, ridiculous, sexy, exciting
Plot: spy, parachute, airplane, swimming pool, extreme sports, secret agent, tattoo, back from the dead, car chase, chase, motorcycle, betrayal ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brazil, big ben london, moscow russia, dominican republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.4
 84K
DragonHeart (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In an ancient time when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, a knight named Bowen comes face to face and heart to heart with the last dragon on Earth, Draco. Taking up arms to suppress a tyrant king, Bowen soon realizes his task will be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, touching, emotional, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, immortality, knight, good versus evil, army, village, partner, forest, battle, revenge, adventure, betrayal ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing, date night
Plot: pirate, ship, adventure, supernatural, ocean or sea, friendship, immortality, curses spells and rituals, journey, courage, danger, friends ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Mission: Impossible (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When Ethan Hunt, the leader of a crack espionage team whose perilous operation has gone awry with no explanation, discovers that a mole has penetrated the CIA, he's surprised to learn that he's the No. 1 suspect. To clear his name, Hunt ...
Style: suspense, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, secret agents, cia, undercover, mission, secret service, betrayal, spy, chase, master villain, heist, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: prague, shanghai china, czech republic, berlin germany, langley virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Crow: Wicked Prayer (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jimmy Cuervo is a down-on-his-luck ex-con living in a polluted mining town on a reservation that would run him out of town if not for the remainder of his probation. With his time nearly finished, he plans to start a new life with his girlfriend ...
Style: futuristic, serious, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: redemption, supernatural, superhero, scorpion, back from the dead, righteous rage, crow, satanic cult, vigilantism, afterlife, murder, good versus evil ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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