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Star Wars: Episode VIII
Original name: Star Wars: The Last Jedi
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: light, epic, surprise ending
Plot: space battle, space opera, defeat, bunker, sabotage, betrayal, deception, death, torture, corruption, mutiny, panic, ghost, paranoia, woman crying, master apprentice relationship, illusion, crying woman, flashback, rebellion, fight, explosion, escape, little boy, revenge ...
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, epic and entertaining films with plots about battle, violence, chase, warrior, redemption, explosion and death mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Star Wars: Episode VIII: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016), Avengers: Infinity War (2018), Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Star Wars: The Force Awakens
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Thirty years after defeating the Galactic Empire, Han Solo and his allies face a new threat from the evil Kylo Ren and his army of Stormtroopers.
Style: epic, futuristic, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, space opera, adventure, space travel, cloning, death, desert, star wars, betrayal, family drama, destiny, redemption ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, rebellion, good versus evil, space travel, adventure, sword fight, desert, destiny, alien, outer space, master villain, star wars ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   66%
    User:   54%
 
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: As Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger Death Star. Han Solo remains frozen in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, adventure, good versus evil, redemption, death, star wars, happy ending, desert, sword fight, chase, rebellion, destiny ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   61%
    User:   52%
 
Solo: A Star Wars Story
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: space opera, smuggler, star wars, heist, heist gone wrong, crime lord, insubordination, lovers reunited, giant creature, rebel, tyranny, violence ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   56%
    User:   64%
 
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Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, futuristic, dark ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, space travel, space opera, adventure, rebellion, mentor, sword fight, destiny, outer space, betrayal, rebel, alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   62%
 
Rogue One: A Star Wars Story
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.
Style: epic, suspense, dark, futuristic, intense ...
Plot: space opera, rebellion, space travel, war, star wars, redemption, good versus evil, death, revenge, chase, survival, sacrifice ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   46%
 
Avengers: Infinity War
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 149 min.
Story: As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six ...
Style: epic, surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supervillain, superhero, comics, super villain, good versus evil, superhero team, supernatural power, superhuman powers, fight scenes, end of the world, battle, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   58%
 
Pacific Rim: Uprising
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls ...
Style: surprise ending, futuristic
Plot: robot, giant robot, alien monster, giant creature, teenage hero, giant monster, army, aliens, damage, mecha, japanese schoolgirl, chinaman ...
Time: near future
Place: mount fuji, china, hong kong, alaska, japan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   52%
 
Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, space opera, adventure, space travel, mentor, star wars, alien, racing, desert, outer space, sword fight, chase ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   43%
 
Star Wars: Episode III - Revenge of the Sith
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Italy, Switzerland, Thailand, Tunisia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Years after the onset of the Clone Wars, the noble Jedi Knights lead a massive clone army into a galaxy-wide battle against the Separatists. When the sinister Sith unveil a thousand-year-old plot to rule the galaxy, the Republic crumbles and from ...
Style: epic, futuristic, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, good versus evil, adventure, cloning, transformation, star wars, betrayal, destiny, sword fight, space travel, mentor, alien ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   51%
 
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Ten years after the invasion of Naboo, the galaxy is on the brink of civil war. Under the leadership of a renegade Jedi named Count Dooku, thousands of solar systems threaten to break away from the Galactic Republic. When an assassination attempt is ...
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space opera, adventure, good versus evil, betrayal, space travel, mentor, star wars, cloning, alien, chase, desert, outer space ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   38%
 
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Suicide Squad
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: entertaining, absurd, comic, intense, ridiculous ...
Plot: superhero, dark hero, transformation, revenge, comics, secret mission, fight scenes, weapons, alter ego, villain turns good, adventure, supernatural ability ...
Time: 2010s
Place: pentagon, usa, louisiana, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   47%
 
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman ...
Style: exciting, dark, comic, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, batman, dark hero, fight scenes, comics, superhuman powers, justice, save the world, heroes, weapons, good versus evil, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1918, year 1981, 2010s
Place: usa, washington d.c., tijuana mexico, u.s. capitol building, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   43%
 
 6.6
 288K
Justice League
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of ...
Style: entertaining, captivating, epic, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: superhero team, superhero, battle, alien invasion, alien, good versus evil, superhuman, army, recruitment, female warrior, resurrection, secret identity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: russia, norway, kansas, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   40%
    User:   44%
 
Independence Day: Resurgence
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, awful, bad ending, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, technology, apocalypse, end of the world, space travel, survival, military, president, aliens, chase, space opera ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: usa, china, wyoming, minnesota, nevada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   43%
 
 7.9
 393K
Thor: Ragnarok
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
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: stylized, entertaining, comic, epic, surprise ending
Plot: female villain, superhero, goddess, female warrior, battle, good versus evil, one against many, supernatural power, warrior, destruction, planet, heroism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   39%
 
 7.1
 623K
Man of Steel
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, 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: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, alien invasion, adventure, good versus evil, military, chase, apocalypse, master villain, alien, dark hero, fight scenes, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, canada, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   30%
 
 6.6
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Ender's Game
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on the classic novel by Orson Scott Card, Ender's Game is the story of the Earth's most gifted children training to defend their homeplanet in the space wars of the future.
Style: futuristic, exciting, serious, twists and turns, twist ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, military, adventure, video game, alien, genocide, space travel, bullying, mentor, military base, space opera, prodigy ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
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Doctor Strange
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Style: entertaining, witty, colourful, breathtaking, comic ...
Plot: time loop, magic, mentor, superhero, teleportation, good versus evil, transformation, fantasy world, storytelling, fight scenes, sorcerer, comics ...
Time: 2010s
Place: nepal, mount everest, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   34%
 
Battlefield Earth
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: futuristic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, awful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien invasion, alien, stupidity, teleportation, brutality, evil alien, battle zone, space travel, aliens, death, chase, violence ...
Time: future
Place: washington d.c., denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   41%
 
Warcraft: The Beginning
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, scenic, suspenseful, exciting, epic ...
Plot: video game, magic, fight scenes, fantasy world, brutality, battle, fictional war, adventure, culture clash, kingdom, good versus evil, sorcerer ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   35%
 
Star Trek Into Darkness
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, good versus evil, adventure, master villain, space travel, heroic mission, space wars, space and aliens, space opera, friendship, alien ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   39%
 
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Wonder Woman
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.
Style: intense, suspense, entertaining, surprise ending, interesting ...
Plot: wartime, superheroine, justice, courage, good versus evil, fight scenes, war, comics, plot twist, adventure, island, mythology ...
Time: 1910s, 2010s, year 1918
Place: paris france, tower bridge london, ottoman empire, belgium, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   36%
 
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Highlander: The Source
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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, stylized, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, master warrior, supernatural ability, tragic hero, adventure, vampire, race against time, obsessive quest, revenge, murder, supernatural, danger ...
Time: future, near future, 2010s
Place: eastern europe, rome italy, paris france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   34%
 
Assassin's Creed
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, UK, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Malta
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through unlocked genetic memories that allow him to relive the adventures of his ancestor in 15th century Spain, Callum Lynch discovers he's a descendant of the secret 'Assassins' society. After gaining incredible knowledge and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: assassination, assassin, adventure, chase, video game, violence, virtual reality, betrayal, murder, fight scenes, assassins, destiny ...
Time: ancient history, year 1986, 2010s, 15th century
Place: spain, london, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   38%
 
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.
Style: humorous, entertaining, exciting, surprise ending, funny ...
Plot: superhero, space travel, superhero team, chase, adventure, demi god, raccoon, green skin, sister sister relationship, father son relationship, megalomaniac, patricide ...
Time: year 1980, 2010s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales
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: entertaining, funny, humorous, exciting, melancholic ...
Plot: swashbuckler, revenge, treasure, sword fight, ocean, betrayal, violence, destiny, treasure hunt, adventure, chase, brutality ...
Place: caribbean, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   32%
 
Jupiter Ascending
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a universe where human genetic material is the most precious commodity, an impoverished young Earth woman becomes the key to strategic maneuvers and internal strife within a powerful dynasty…
Style: epic, stylized, serious, futuristic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: destiny, adventure, space opera, genetics, alien, space travel, immortality, space wars, good versus evil, chase, redemption, technology ...
Time: future
Place: chicago illinois, st. petersburg russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
Kong: Skull Island
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: entertaining, surprise ending, suspense, exciting, absurd ...
Plot: island, jungle, monsters, adventure, survival, prehistoric creature, gorilla, giant animal, danger, gunfight, expedition, dumb ...
Time: 1940s, 70s, year 1973, year 1944, 20th century
Place: thailand, vietnam, washington d.c., bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   39%
 
Ready Player One
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, exciting, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: virtual reality, quest, adventure, video game, evil corporation, teenage protagonist, reward, friendship, teamwork, fight, life, battle ...
Time: future, 2040s, near future, 80s
Place: empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   30%
 
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