Movies like Giant of the 20th Century

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Giant of the 20th Century (1977)
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Giant of the 20th Century (1977)
Original name: Yeti - Il gigante del 20° secolo
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A yeti gets loose in downtown Toronto.
Plot: yeti, dog, monster, loneliness, sasquatch, hostage, giant monster, science, betrayal, orphan, helicopter, grandfather, professor, murder, creature, brother sister relationship, giant creature, strangulation, prehistoric creature, mute child, attempted rape, child in peril, animal abuse, corporate greed, corporation ...
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada

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Most similar movies to Giant of the 20th Century

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about adventure, escapades, heroes, rivalry, danger, imaginary and sword mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Giant of the 20th Century: Voldemort: Origins of the Heir (2018), Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019), Hercules and the Captive Women (1961), Passage to Zarahemla (2007), The Giant of Metropolis (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Voldemort: Origins of the Heir (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 53 min.
Story: After his graduation from Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry, Tom Riddle disappears. He comes back ten years later, with new powers and a new name. His journey in search of the secrets of dark magic has deeply changed him, and it's up ...
Style: macabre, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: fantasy world, vengeance, supernatural, teenage life, dishonesty, school, conspiracy, murder, betrayal, mystery killer, friends
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Canada, Mexico
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, tense, disaster movie ...
Plot: giant monster, monster, godzilla, destruction, prehistoric creature, giant animal, violence, jungle, rescue, giant creature, creature, creature feature ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: san francisco, colorado, antarctica, boston, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, creature, magical, warrior, adventure, sword and sorcery, fantasy world, heroes, elf, swords and armor, magic ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Hercules and the Tyrants of Babylon (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hercules fights to free the people of Babylon from an evil sorceress.
Plot: hercules, greco roman wrestling, murder, one against many, secret passage
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When strange atmospheric events occur in the disunited city states of Ancient Greece, a forum debates what action to take. As there is no agreement, Androcles King of Thebes seeks the assistance of his friend, the legendary Hercules. Hercules, now ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: femme fatale, greek mythology, one man army, sword and sandal, boulder, murder, palace, mythology, monster, hercules, gorilla, wizards and magicians ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Passage to Zarahemla (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two teens from L.A. make their way to Utah to hide with distant Mormon relatives from their troubled pasts. An earthquake opens up a time rift, drawing them and their pursuers into an ancient mesoamerican war.
Plot: mormon, relatives, death of mother, gang, memory loss, hostage, car theft, alternate dimension, relative, criminal, earthquake, power failure ...
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Giant of Metropolis (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Obro the muscleman (Gordon Mitchell) goes to Atlantis and sinks a death-ray king (Bella Cortez) who knows the secret of immortality.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, futuristic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: atlantis, mad scientist, volcano, incest, poison, ghost, murder, sword and sandal, belly dancer, heroic mission, future dystopia, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, elf, sword and sorcery, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, epic battle, dragon, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary, battles, sword fight ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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, visually appealing ...
Plot: fantasy world, sorcerer, magic, adventure, good versus evil, fictional war, video game, monster, kingdom, warrior, battle, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Perseus Against the Monsters (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To avenge his father's death and free the people of Seriphos from the evil King Galinor of Argus, the noble Perseus must defeat a dragon -- and the monster Medusa, whose steely gaze has cast the kingdom's best soldiers into stone.
Style: serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, folk hero, adventure, curses spells and rituals, battles, legends and myths, save the princess, heroic mission, righting the wronged, one man army, danger, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Hercules, Samson & Ulysses (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three strongmen hunt down a murderous sea monster.
Style: based on the bible, cult film, homoerotic
Plot: hercules, bow and arrow, spear, sea monster, oasis, legendary hero, lion, sword, sword fight, fight, duel, battlefield ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.0
 133
Samson (1961)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While traveling through the kingdom of Sulom, Samson is arrested and finds that the queen no longer reigns and that a power-mad warlord and his army of mercenaries now controls the kingdom. Samson teams up with some of his one-time adversaries to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, epic
Plot: blind ambition, battles, legends and myths, dishonesty, political intrigue, imaginary, political unrest, escapades, state affairs, heroes, adventure, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.4
 3K
Aladdin (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Updating of the old "Aladdin" Arabian Nights tale, as a teenager in modern-day Miami finds a magic lantern and out pops a genie, who's been asleep for 200 years and in his gratitude grants the boy several wishes.
Style: semi serious, feel good, humorous
Audience: family outing
Plot: genie, wish come true, miraculous event, youth, misfit, anti heroes, teenage life, family, adventure, hopes, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: 80s
Place: miami, usa, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Treasure of the Four Crowns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A group of adventurers are gathered together to retrieve some mystical gems which are in the possession of a deadly cult.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, gothic
Plot: adventurer, danger, cult, temple, artifact, search, escape, fire, occult, treasure, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hercules Against the Moon Men (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules is summoned to oppose the evil Queen Samara, who has allied herself with aliens and is sacrificing her own people in a bid to awaken a moon goddess.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: evil queen, dungeon, moon, princess, horse, sword fight, mythology, alien, sacrifice, hercules, cult, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Rebirth of Mothra III (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: To save the world, Mothra goes back in time in an attempt to defeat a younger King Ghidorah.
Style: serious, exciting, offbeat
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, giant monster, creature feature, creature, monster, dragon, moth, dangerous animal, space and aliens, supernatural, chaos ...
Time: 1990s, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: suspense, exciting, absurd, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Plot: giant animal, expedition, monster, island, gorilla, survival, prehistoric creature, danger, death, self sacrifice, bomb, creature ...
Time: year 1944, year 1973, 20th century, 1940s, 70s
Place: washington d.c., vietnam, thailand, bangkok thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.6
 847
Hundra (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Born in a tribe of fierce warrior women, Hundra has been raised to despise the influence of men. An archer, fighter and sword fighter, Hundra is superior to any male. Hundra finds her family slain and takes a vow of revenge until one day she meets ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, battle of the sexes, samurai, village, survival, adventurer, wizards and magicians, siblings relations, danger, feminism, vengeance, escapades ...
Time: prehistory, middle ages, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Lost Continent (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An eclectic group of characters set sail on Captain Lansen’s leaky cargo ship in an attempt to escape their various troubles. When a violent storm strikes, the ship is swept into the Sargasso Sea and the passengers find themselves trapped on an ...
Style: exciting, bleak, scary, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: island, ship, shark, monster, sea monster, supernatural, confined, adventure, deadly creature, swamp, survival, ocean or sea ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Ulysses Against Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ulysses offends the gods so they send Hercules to capture him and bring him to them.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, adventurer, sword, sword fight, warrior, heroes, injustice, island, danger, military, rivalry, kidnapping ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fantasy tale based on the tale of the legendary sailor. Here Sinbad must recover five magical stones to free the city of Basra from the evil spell cast by a wizard. His journey takes him to the isle of the Amazons where the queen tries to capture ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: warrior, arabian nights, rivalry, heroic mission, battles, uninhibited rivalry, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, folk hero, supernatural, daring rescue, adventurer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hercules, Prisoner of Evil (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules battles an evil sorceress who turns men into werewolves. The mythic duo returns in Prisoner of Evil, where a sorceress seduces Herc and transforms him into a mindless beast. Italian horror master Antonio Margheriti directed this installment ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, epic
Plot: hercules, sword and sandal, peplum, adventure, escapades, imaginary, supernatural ability, dangerous animal, heroes, deadly, supernatural, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hercules the Invincible (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hercules battles to save the population from a giant dragon.
Plot: dragon, peplum, sword and sandal, promise, king, queen, sacrifice, fire, bow and arrow, sword, spear, trap ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 2.5
 619
The Hobgoblin (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Once upon a time a god gave a mighty sword to the king of Aquiles to bring justice to his people. Now he wants it back - but the king rather gives his life than the sword. Goddess Dehamira, who spoke for him, is being taken all her privileges and ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, cult film
Plot: adventurer, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, rivalry, imaginary, escapades, heroes, adventure, supernatural, danger, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.6
 4K
Deathstalker (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The warrior Deathstalker is tasked by an old witch lady to obtain and unite the three powers of creation - a chalice, an amulet, and a sword - lest the evil magician Munkar get them and use them for nefarious purposes. After obtaining the sword, ...
Style: futuristic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: rescue, tournament, witch, sex, magic, monster, mud wrestling, gory, danger, supernatural, rivalry, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
One Million Years B.C. (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: As the Earth wrestles with its agonising birth, the peoples of this barren and desolate world struggle to survive. Driven by animal instinct they compete against the harsh conditions, their giant predators, and warring tribes. When two people from ...
Style: exciting, serious, cult film, allegory, sexy ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dinosaur, rivalry, survival, desert, volcano, adventure, rescue, love affair, escapades, heroes, misfit, danger ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, future, 80s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Warrior and the Sorceress (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The mighty warrior, Kain, crosses the barren wastelands of the planet Ura, where two arch enemies, Zeg and the evil degenerate Balcaz, fight incessantly for control of the village's only well. Kain sees his opportunity and announces that his ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, offbeat
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: desert, village, martial arts, duel, sword, rivalry, legends and myths, wizards and magicians, uninhibited rivalry, battles, village life, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 4.9
 4K
Sheena (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Sheena's white parents are killed while on Safari. She is raised by the mystical witch woman of an African tribe. When her foster mother is framed for the murder of a political leader, Sheena and a newsman, Vic Casey are forced to flee while ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, sexy, erotic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, chase, assassination, good versus evil, mercenary, adventure, superhero, heroes, animal life, deadly, heroic mission, crimes ...
Time: 80s, 1930s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Adventures of Hercules II (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hercules searches for the Seven Thunderbolts of Zeus, which have been stolen by renegade gods.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, good versus evil, obsessive quest, heroic mission, superhero, heroes, legends and myths, battles, superhuman powers, rebelliousness, escapades ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.0
 141K
Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of ...
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hercules, legends and myths, warrior, mercenary, battle, greek mythology, superhuman powers, heroic mission, strong man, adventure, lone hero, battles ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%