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Kong: Skull Island (2017)
 6.6
 244K
Kong: Skull Island (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.
Style: absurd, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, entertaining, ambiguous ending, intense, scenic, harsh, suspenseful ...
Plot: island, giant animal, gorilla, expedition, danger, monster, death, self sacrifice, bomb, survival, prehistoric creature, gunfight, adventure, creature, jungle, vietnam veteran, destruction, betrayal, stranded, monster versus monster, monsters, soldier, dumb, giant spider, brutality ...
Time: 70s, year 1944, 1940s, year 1973, 20th century
Place: vietnam, thailand, bangkok thailand, washington d.c.

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Most similar movies to Kong: Skull Island

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, entertaining and suspenseful films with plots about danger, explosion, death, chase, violence, rescue and transformation mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Kong: Skull Island: Tomb Raider (2018), Rampage (2018), Jurassic World (2015), Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018), Congo (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.3
 171K
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, tense ...
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, chase, female fighter, tough girl, island, peril, survival, rescue, jungle, father daughter relationship, inheritance ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: hong kong, mine
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100%
 6.1
 123K
Rampage (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Primatologist Davis Okoye shares an unshakable bond with George, the extraordinarily intelligent, silverback gorilla who has been in his care since birth. But a rogue genetic experiment gone awry mutates this gentle ape into a raging creature of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, touching, surprise ending
Plot: monster, gorilla, mutation, giant animal, destruction, fear, rage, animal attack, chase, transformation, rescue, creature feature ...
Time: 2010s
Place: florida, san diego california, colorado, illinois, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.0
 546K
Jurassic World (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Twenty-two years after the events of Jurassic Park, Isla Nublar now features a fully functioning dinosaur theme park, Jurassic World, as originally envisioned by John Hammond.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, scenic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dangerous animal, dinosaur, animal attack, island, theme park, survival, amusement park, adventure, human animal relationship, jungle, rescue mission, killer animal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: costa rica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Several years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the island of Isla Nublar. Claire Dearing, the former park manager and founder of the Dinosaur Protection Group, recruits Owen Grady to help ...
Style: suspense, stylized, entertaining, surprise ending, gothic ...
Plot: prehistoric creature, genetic engineering, dinosaur, volcano, rescue mission, tyrannosaurus rex, natural disaster, sea creature, wild animal, little girl, blood, russian ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 5.2
 40K
Congo (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Eight people embark on an expedition into the Congo, a mysterious expanse of unexplored Africa where human greed and the laws of nature have gone berserk. When the thrill-seekers -- some with ulterior motives -- stumble across a race of killer apes.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, melancholic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gorilla, survival, adventure, jungle, dangerous animal, danger, adventurer, treasure hunt, daring rescue, escapades, obsessive quest, animal life ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: congo, africa, mine, houston texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.2
 371K
King Kong (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: New Zealand, USA, Germany
Duration: 187 min.
Story: In 1933 New York, an overly ambitious movie producer coerces his cast and hired ship crew to travel to mysterious Skull Island, where they encounter Kong, a giant ape who is immediately smitten with the leading lady.
Style: sentimental, exciting, epic, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, date night
Plot: expedition, monster, dinosaur, jungle, rescue, human animal relationship, gorilla, island, beast, adventure, giant, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.4
 357K
Godzilla (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Ford Brody, a Navy bomb expert, has just reunited with his family in San Francisco when he is forced to go to Japan to help his estranged father, Joe. Soon, both men are swept up in an escalating crisis when Godzilla, King of the Monsters, arises ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, suspense, intense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: giant monster, deadly creature, prehistoric creature, monster, destruction, giant, nuclear, dinosaur, tsunami, military, godzilla, animal horror ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 1990s
Place: san francisco, japan, hawaii, usa, battleship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
War for the Planet of the Apes (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada, New Zealand
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the ...
Style: epic, suspense, tragic ending, surprise ending, emotional ...
Plot: ape, exodus, obsession, anthropomorphism, survival, vengeance, virus, tragedy, brutality, revenge, redemption, betrayal ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, Canada, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The new story follows the heroic efforts of the crypto-zoological agency Monarch as its members face off against a battery of god-sized monsters, including the mighty Godzilla, who collides with Mothra, Rodan, and his ultimate nemesis, the ...
Style: captivating, suspense, suspenseful, surprise ending, tense
Plot: monster, giant monster, godzilla, prehistoric creature, violence, destruction, monster versus monster, creature feature, jungle, standoff, creature, exploding body ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: boston, china, mexico, colorado, antarctica ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, breathtaking, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, alien, scientist, space and aliens, space travel, interracial romance, fantasy world, benign alien, warrior, adventure, mysterious planet, interracial relations ...
Time: future, 22nd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 309K
Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, epic, twists and turns, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: supernatural power, atlantis, superhero, underwater, ocean, warrior, mythology, rescue, demi god, superhuman powers, shark, power ...
Time: 1990s, 2010s, year 1985
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, sicily, maine, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 517K
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Thor is on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the prophecy of destruction to his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new ...
Style: comic, entertaining, stylized, surprise ending, epic
Plot: supernatural power, planet, warrior, female villain, superhero, alien planet, heroism, one against many, destruction, battle, good versus evil, goddess ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.4
 97K
Gods of Egypt (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, China
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, mythology, adventure, rescue, ancient egypt, danger, immortality, afterlife, legends and myths, save the day, desert, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, warrior, wizards and magicians, queen, norse mythology, creature, king, scientist, villain, good versus evil, prince ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, england, dungeon, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.8
 349K
Predator (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Dutch and his group of commandos are hired by the CIA to rescue downed airmen from guerillas in a Central American jungle. The mission goes well but as they return they find that something is hunting them. Nearly invisible, it blends in with the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, survival, alien, jungle, deadly creature, warrior, trap, creature, danger, invisibility, chase, evil alien ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, twentieth century, year 1987, future
Place: latin america, central america, south america, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Captain America: The Winter Soldier (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: After the cataclysmic events in New York with The Avengers, Steve Rogers, aka Captain America is living quietly in Washington, D.C. and trying to adjust to the modern world. But when a S.H.I.E.L.D. colleague comes under attack, Steve becomes ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, deception, disguise, soldier, explosion, gadget, mission, shield, political thriller, super soldier, aerial combats ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only ...
Style: futuristic, suspense, surprise ending, exciting, entertaining ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, apocalypse, technology, end of the world, space travel, president, rescue attempt, father son relationship, disaster film, independence day, white house ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, africa, atlantic ocean, nevada, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic, exciting, captivating, inspirational ...
Plot: supernatural power, space opera, space battle, star wars, fight, heroism, space travel, good versus evil, mentor, laser gun, lightsaber, power struggle ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face ...
Style: exciting, serious, comic, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, transformation, superhero, giant, scientist, on the run, adventure, destruction, military, mutant, escapades, experiment gone awry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, brazil, usa, rio de janeiro, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.4
 202K
Predators (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mercenary reluctantly leads a motley crew of warriors who soon come to realize they've been captured and deposited on an alien planet by an unknown nemesis. With the exception of a peculiar physician, they are all cold-blooded killers, ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, stylized, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deadly creature, evil alien, jungle, alien, warrior, monster, soldier, survival, survivor, danger, space and aliens, merciless ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 447K
Pacific Rim (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: When legions of monstrous creatures, known as Kaiju, started rising from the sea, a war began that would take millions of lives and consume humanity's resources for years on end. To combat the giant Kaiju, a special type of weapon was devised: ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, serious, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: giant monster, save the world, danger, monster, creature, heroic mission, heroes, evil alien, destruction, androids and robots, giant, space and aliens ...
Time: future, 2020s
Place: tokyo, pacific ocean, hong kong, asia, alaska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Transformers: The Last Knight (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Autobots and Decepticons are at war, with humans on the sidelines. Optimus Prime is gone. The key to saving our future lies buried in the secrets of the past, in the hidden history of Transformers on Earth.
Style: surprise ending, cliffhanger, entertaining, absurd, idiotic ...
Plot: end of the world, man versus machine, robot, artificial intelligence, knight, culture clash, giant robots, technology, fight scenes, alternate reality, revenge, survival ...
Time: 2010s, middle ages, future
Place: england, tower bridge london, havana cuba, south dakota, jordan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: exciting, suspenseful, scenic, epic, surprise ending ...
Plot: sorcerer, good versus evil, fantasy world, fictional war, magic, video game, adventure, kingdom, warrior, monster, battle, brutality ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.4
 29K
Big Game (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, Finland, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Air Force One is shot down by terrorists, leaving the President of the United States stranded in the wilderness. 13-year old Oskari is also in that wilderness, on a hunting mission to prove his maturity to his kinsfolk by tracking down a deer, but ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, president, survival, adventure, unlikely partners, in the woods, partners, secret service, conspiracy, on the run, parachute, escape ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 80s
Place: finland, europe, washington d.c., pentagon, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 110K
Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: robot, alien, teenage girl, machine, standoff, technology, friendship, fast car, paintball gun, ufo, battlefield, military officer ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, year 1987
Place: texas, california, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, adventure, rescue, jungle, fantasy world, mission, gold, hurricane, danger, escapades, dinosaur, youth ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.8
 95K
Mortal Kombat (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: For nine generations an evil sorcerer has been victorious in hand-to-hand battle against his mortal enemies. If he wins a tenth Mortal Kombat tournament, desolation and evil will reign over the multiverse forever. To save Earth, three warriors must ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, intense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, island, good versus evil, tournament, heroic mission, adventure, save the world, warrior, sorcerer, world domination, imaginary, mortal combat ...
Time: 1990s, 80s
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. ...
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, funny, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: sea battle, ship, swashbuckler, monkey, ghost, sea, pirate, artifact, trident, naval officer, good versus evil, jungle ...
Place: caribbean, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mysterious Island (2005)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Thailand, Germany
Duration: 172 min.
Story: During the Civil War five survivors escape from a prison camp in Richmond, Virginia by hot air balloon and find themselves on an uncharted island in the Pacific. Far from any kind of known civilization, the island is inhabited with carnivorous ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, tense
Plot: island, prison, pirate, survival, adventure, stranded, dangerous animal, escapades, rescue, adventurer, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 1860s
Place: virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
King Kong vs. Godzilla (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After a 7 year hiatus, Godzilla returned to the screen to take on King Kong in the 3rd film in the Godzilla franchise. A pharmaceutical company captures King Kong and brings him to Japan, where he escapes from captivity and battles a recently ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, light, talky ...
Plot: jungle, island, submarine, helicopter, octopus, giant monster, escapades, master villain, heroic mission, rivalry, rescue, iceberg ...
Time: 1960s
Place: japan, mount fuji, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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