Movies and TV shows like Legion

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Legion (2017)
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Legion (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: David Haller, AKA Legion, is a troubled young man who may be more than human. Diagnosed as schizophrenic, David has been in and out of psychiatric hospitals for years. But after a strange encounter with a fellow patient, he’s confronted with the possibility that the voices he hears and the visions he sees might be real.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspense, bleak
Audience: teens, boys' night, teen drama
Plot: superhero, mutant, schizophrenia, supernatural power, reality vs fantasy, memory, unreliable narrator, mental institution, mental illness, psychological thriller, blood, telepathy, friendship, telekinesis, escapades, adventure, teleportation, hallucinations, schizophrenic, power, super powers, superhuman
Time: contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa

Most similar movies to Legion

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and captivating films and TV series with plots about superhero, heroes, danger, escapades, supernatural power, imaginary and superhuman powers mostly in Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Legion: Mutant X (2001), Titans (2018), Powers (2015), The Tomorrow People (2013), Inhumans (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.1
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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: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, superhero, good versus evil, genetic engineering, martial arts, superhuman, secret agents, escapades, imaginary, experiment gone awry, adventure, heroic mission ...
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100%
 8.0
 42K
Titans (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A team of young superheroes led by Nightwing (formerly Batman's first Robin) form to combat evil and other perils.
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, superheroine, superhero, secret identity, villain, road trip, friendship, supernatural ability, brutality, possessed girl, fight scenes, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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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, tense, serious, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, heroes, law enforcement, fighting crime, police detective, superhuman powers, supernatural, life is a bitch, youth, danger, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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: teleportation, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, psychic, supernatural, youth, telekinesis, young heroes, good versus evil, danger, mind control, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, future, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Movie in collections
 5.0
 19K
Inhumans (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After the Royal Family of Inhumans is splintered by a military coup, they barely escape to Hawaii where their surprising interactions with the lush world and humanity around them may prove to not only save them, but Earth itself.
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, suspense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, royal family, betrayal, friendship, superhuman, brother brother relationship, teleportation, danger, crimes, family, moon, fight ...
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71%
 6.7
 46K
Shadowhunters (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When Clary Fray's mother has disappeared, Clary joins a band of Shadowhunters; demon killing hunters, and gets caught up in a plan to save the world.
Style: captivating, tense, serious, gothic, bleak
Audience: teen drama
Plot: vampire, werewolf, good versus evil, demon, supernatural power, female protagonist, supernatural, friendship, family secret, magic, strong female character, teenage girl ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 28K
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: exciting, twists and turns, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: mutant, super powers, superhero, supernatural ability, parents and children, teamwork, good versus evil, social misfits, supernatural power, hunted, family, prejudice ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, sentimental, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, scientist, false accusation, experiment gone awry, tough guy, uncontrollable, antidote, unstoppable, mutant, save the day, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
 8.0
 176K
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: female protagonist, private detective, superhero, investigation, danger, imaginary, violence, lawyer, good versus evil, mind control, sister sister relationship, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Arrow: Blood Rush (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 1 min.
Story: A six episode mini series broadcast online alongside Arrow. Felicity meets Roy and has a special mission for him.
Style: twists and turns, stylized, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, urban, heroes, fighting crime, rivalry, escapades, crimes, undercover, prodigy, vigilantism, bow and arrow, arrow ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 8.7
 331K
Daredevil (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 54 min.
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, realistic, stylized
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, fighting crime, good versus evil, secret identity, lawyer, heroes, danger, superhuman powers, crimes, undercover, daredevil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.3
 26K
Alphas (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
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, suspenseful, exciting, suspense, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural ability, superhuman powers, investigation, government agency, experiment, crimes, danger, mind control, enemy, supernatural, fellow agent, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.4
 97K
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 ...
Style: exciting, emotional, light, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, secret identity, good versus evil, superhuman powers, super strength, strong female character, imaginary, alien monster, alien, sister sister relationship, alien race ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, exciting, tense, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, superhero, teenager, friendship, supernatural, youth, super strength, teleportation, justice, vengeance, romancing partners, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 2K
Meteor (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Somewhere on the outskirts of our solar system, the unthinkable occurs. A giant asteroid collides with a smaller one and changes direction - headed directly toward The Earth. The burning meteor rain that beats down with devastating force, is only a ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, captivating
Plot: comet, apocalypse, race against time, chaos and mayhem, meteor, small town life, deadly, danger, adventure, survival, save the world, contests and competitions ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Umbrella Academy (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, danger, adventure, death, dysfunctional family, time travel, family, life is a bitch, gay, society, fight ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 26K
Knight Rider (1982)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Michael Long, an undercover police officer, is shot while investigating a case and left for dead by his assailants. He is rescued by Wilton Knight, a wealthy, dying millionaire and inventor who arranges life-saving surgery, including a new face and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, tense, touching ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: car chase, a.i., fighting crime, chases and races, adventure, heroic mission, working undercover, talking car, lone hero, partners, armored vehicle, car ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, suspenseful, serious, captivating, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: androids and robots, adventure, superhuman powers, investigation, danger, escapades, government facility, ex athlete, chases and races, undercover, government agency, female protagonist ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Movie in collections
 8.6
 154K
The Punisher (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
Story: A former Marine out to punish the criminals responsible for his family's murder finds himself ensnared in a military conspiracy.
Style: brutal, bloody, exciting, intense, harsh ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vigilante, violence, revenge, vigilantism, blood, superhero, vengeance, violent, murder, comics, gory, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 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: secret identity, superhero, fighting crime, danger, chases and races, adventure, save the day, crimes, urban, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.1
 1K
Three Inches (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Walter Speckman is a nobody, until one day he is struck by lightning and gains the ability to move any object with his mind... but only for 3 inches at a time. A recruiter who knows of super-powered individuals finds Walter and offers him the chance ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, friendship, hospital, imaginary, superhuman powers, direction and purpose, good versus evil, superhero, life turned upside down, disorder, heroes, supernatural ability ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to ...
Style: captivating, stylized, entertaining, exciting, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, superhero, villain, alternate reality, super villain, lgbt, female warrior, assassin, time travel, save the world, adventure, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, dishonesty, fighting crime, separated, urban, circus, vigilantism, secret identity, rivalry, ex law enforcer, heroes, presumed dead ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 7.0
 18K
Intelligence (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: A drama centered on a high-tech intelligence operative who is enhanced with a super-computer microchip in his brain, and the director of the elite government cyber-security agency who supports him.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: inventions and discoveries, heroes, computers and web, government agency, espionage, computer system, resourceful, hi-tech, life risking, fellow agent, secret agents, working undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superheroine, superhuman powers, workplace situations, imaginary, vigilantism, police detective, secret identity, rivalry, heroes, fighting crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.1
 6K
Wonder Woman (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Wonder Woman is an American television series based on the DC Comics comic book superheroine of the same name. Starring Lynda Carter as Wonder Woman/Diana Prince and Lyle Waggoner as Steve Trevor (both Sr. & Jr.), the show originally aired ...
Style: serious, comic, captivating, tense, touching ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, strong female lead, superheroine, secret identity, fighting crime, good versus evil, superhuman powers, heroic mission, adventure, danger, righting the wronged, working undercover ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 2K
RoboCop (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: RoboCop: The Series is a 1994 television series based on the film of the same name. It stars Richard Eden as the title character. Made to appeal primarily to children and young teenagers, it lacks the graphic violence that was the hallmark of ...
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, bleak, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: androids and robots, superhero, superhuman powers, adventure, fighting crime, weapon system, future dystopia, escapades, chaos, rivalry, dishonesty, society ...
Time: future
Place: usa, detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, suspenseful, exciting, disturbing, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, undercover, adventure, superior, investigation, escapades, chases and races, crimes, androids and robots, danger, government agency, espionage ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Tom Clancy's Jack Ryan (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When CIA analyst Jack Ryan stumbles upon a suspicious series of bank transfers his search for answers pulls him from the safety of his desk job and catapults him into a deadly game of cat and mouse throughout Europe and the Middle East, with a ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, agent, cia, intelligence, espionage, investigation, danger, shooting, mind game, chase, conspiracy, escapades ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: captivating, tense, futuristic, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: super villain, superhero team, runaway, friendship, youth, supernatural ability, parents and children, teenager, good versus evil, high school, love and romance, cult ...
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%