Movies like Spider-Man Strikes Back

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Spider-Man Strikes Back (1978)
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Spider-Man Strikes Back
Genre: Action, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At the New York State University, one of Peter Parker's tutors has accidentally given three students all the materials they need to create an atomic bomb. While Peter Parker tries to find out what's happened, the police suspect him of the crime, and Peter has to deal with an attractive journalist determined to get an interview with Spider-Man. Then dastardly millionaire Mr. White shows up, and will stop at nothing to get his hands on the atomic bomb. Spider-Man must defeat this scheming villain and stop him blowing up the World Trade Centre.
Plot: atomic bomb, millionaire, journalist, police, university, world trade center manhattan new york city, extortion, superhero, student
Place: manhattan new york city
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Ultraman: A Special Effects Fantasy Series
Sci-Fi, Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Japan
30 min.
 7.8
Die Hard
Action, Thriller
USA
132 min.
 8.2
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about police, crimes, rivalry, vengeance, heroes, superhero and journalist mostly in Action, Crime and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Spider-Man Strikes Back: The Deadly Tower (1975), Theodore Rex (1995), Batman Returns (1992), Death Chase (1988), City of Fear (2000). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Spider-Man: The Dragon's Challenge
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Two episodes of the TV series "Spider Man" edited together and released as a feature.
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The Deadly Tower
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The real-life story of Charles Whitman's deadly shooting spree at the University of Texas is retold. In August 1966, after killing his wife and mother, Whitman climbed to the top of the school's tower and opened fire on passers-by, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
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Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, austin texas
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Theodore Rex
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an alternate futuristic society, a tough female police detective is paired with a talking dinosaur to find the killer of dinosaurs and other prehistoric animals leading them to a mad scientist bent on creating a new Armageddon.
Style: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, exciting, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing
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Batman Returns
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Having defeated the Joker, Batman now faces the Penguin - a warped and deformed individual who is intent on being accepted into Gotham society. Crooked businessman Max Schreck is coerced into helping him become Mayor of Gotham and they both attempt ...
Style: stylized, serious, dark, exciting, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night, family outing
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Death Chase
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a man's sister is killed by two gunmen who seemingly come out of nowhere, he manages to find and kill them. He then discovers that the men he killed were part of a multi-millionaire's bizarre "death game", where someone is ...
Plot: dying words, woman with a gun, car motorcycle chase, flare gun, city park, car over cliff, loss of sister, accidental shooting, splatter, car in water, exploding boat, game of death ...
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City of Fear
Genre: Action
Country: Canada, UK, Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When reporter Steve Roberts acts on a call from his good friend, Charlie, urging him to report on a hot scientific story in Bulgaria, he ends up in a world of disappearance, death and deception.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: murder, martial arts, crimes, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, amateur detective, criminal's revenge, gangsters, drug dealing, intrigue, journalism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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The Skulls
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Luke's exultance at being selected for The Skulls (a secret society bred within the walls of a prominent Ivy League Campus) is soon overshadowed when he realises that all is 'not well in Wonderland'. For The Skulls is a breeding ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: betrayal, college, murder, school, conspiracy, chase, amateur detective, death, car chase, secrets, conspiracy theory, mind game ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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System:   40%
    User:   39%
 
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The Amazing Spider-Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When an extortionist threatens to force a multi-suicide unless a huge ransom is paid, only Peter Parker can stop him with his new powers as Spider-Man.
Style: tv series pilot
Plot: clairvoyance, superhero, mutant
Place: new york
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    User:   38%
 
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Me and the Kid
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A lonely and emotionally neglected rich kid forms an attachment to one of the men who kidnap him during a botched robbery of his father's safe.
Plot: kidnapping, police, brooklyn bridge, puppy, fear of heights, kidnapper kidnapped relationship, ford mustang, ferris wheel, carjacking, allergy, asthma, millionaire
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System:   37%
    User:   44%
 
A Gnome Named Gnorm
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Gnorm is just an average Gnome. But he wants to impress the lady Gnomes by doing something heroic. So he steals the Gnome's magic stones to expose them to sunlight to recharge them. When he gets to the surface, (Gnome's live deep ...
Plot: gnome, police, murder mystery, male nudity
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System:   35%
    User:   39%
 
 6.5
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Witchblade
Genre: Fantasy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Witchblade is an American television series that aired on TNT from 2001 to 2002. The series is based on the Witchblade comic book series, and followed a pilot film which debuted in August 2000. Some of the episodes were written by Ralph Hemecker, ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, supernatural ability, fighting crime, escapades, heroes, superhero, rivalry, vengeance, heroic mission, crimes, danger, imaginary ...
Place: new york, usa
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Turtles and the Shredder battle once again, this time for the last cannister of the ooze that created the Turtles, which Shredder wants to create an army of new mutants.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: martial arts, ninja, superhero, adventure, mentor, vigilante, vigilantism, violence, master villain, revenge, transformation, weapons ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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System:   33%
    User:   36%
 
Fantomas vs. Scotland Yard
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the third and final episode of the trilogy, Fantômas imposes a head tax on the rich, threatening to kill those who do not comply.
Style: not serious, humorous
Plot: master criminal, farce, uninhibited rivalry, parody, chases and races, palaces castles and temples, crime, crimes, law enforcement, rivalry, police, disorder ...
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Place: europe, france, scotland, scottish highlands
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System:   33%
    User:   38%
 
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Spider-Man
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: After being bitten by a genetically altered spider, nerdy high school student Peter Parker is endowed with amazing powers.
Style: exciting, serious, sentimental, comic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, transformation, vigilante, genetics, violence, chase, comics, master villain, secret identity, alter ego, mythology ...
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Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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Young Warriors
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After a young woman is gang raped and murdered in a California college town, her brother takes up arms by night with a gang of like-minded vigilantes from his fraternity, brutally punishing any miscreants they catch in a criminal act.
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Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 95 min.
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    User:   36%
 
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
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Style: exciting, light, humorous, entertaining, comic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
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Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
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System:   30%
    User:   29%
 
Ultraman: A Special Effects Fantasy Series
Genre: Sci-Fi, Family, Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Ultraman is a Japanese Tokusatsu television series that first aired in 1966. Ultraman is a follow-up to the television series Ultra Q, though not technically a sequel or spin-off. The show was produced by the Tsuburaya Productions, and was broadcast ...
Plot: superhero, anthology, alien attack, police, alien, outer space, giant monster, monster, meteor, ray gun
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System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
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Here Comes the Bride
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Here Comes the Bride tells the story of five different people who get their souls switched in the middle of a wedding preparation on a solar eclipse. Stefanie's (the bride) soul gets into the body of the snobby Precy, whose soul gets into the ...
Plot: beach resort, eclipse, cheque, beautician, solar eclipse, bridesmaid, beach volleyball, toast, wedding reception, tricycle, groom, hill ...
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System:   30%
    User:   28%
 
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The Keeper
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Roland Sallinger is an LA cop who after nearly being killed by his greedy partner, and eventually being forced to retire for medical reasons, flees to San Antonio, Texas, after being asked to work as a bodyguard for the daughter of a wealthy ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: daring rescue, drugs/alcohol, vengeance, kidnapping, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, boxer, bodyguard, race against time, confined, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, new mexico
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System:   30%
    User:   33%
 
Jacob Two Two Meets the Hooded Fang
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jacob Two Two Meets The Hooded Fang is about a young boy who strives to be heard. He is nicknamed "Two-Two" for having to say things twice to be heard. One day, he decided to buy the groceries for his parents. There is a misunderstanding ...
Style: semi serious, atmospheric, offbeat, stylized, gothic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, losing-it hero, prison, single parent, store, family, on the run, adventure, death in the family, showbiz, danger, escapades ...
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System:   29%
    User:   34%
 
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Yeshwant
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: After arresting a drug dealer during an undercover operation, police officer Yeshwant Lohar (Nana Patekar) is framed for murder and imprisoned by his corrupt supervisor, Salim Shaikh (Mohan Joshi), who is involved in distributing narcotics. ...
Plot: husband wife reunion, talking to self, corrupt politician, marital problem, wrongful conviction, church, orphan, ship, affair, hanging, prison, confession ...
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System:   28%
    User:   27%
 
The Flash 2 - Revenge of the Trickster
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Scarlet Speedster has faced many tough foes, but none present a challenge like James Jesse. After his murder attempt on a private detective was foiled, James vows to defeat the Flash as the costumed crook, The Trickster. With his insane genius ...
Plot: toy store, police officer shot, psychotic, brainwashing, popcorn, answering machine message, superhuman speed, mannequin, obsessive love, coercion, costume ball, laughing gas ...
Time: 1990s
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System:   28%
    User:   32%
 
 4.1
 241
Pizza Man
Genre: Action, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pizzeria employee who is shot during a robbery, acquires self-healing powers when he eats a genetically-altered tomato and must prevent corporate villains from stealing the formula.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, experiment, scientist, university, pizza delivery boy, tied feet, tomato, pizza
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california
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System:   28%
    User:   25%
 
V2: Dead Angel
Genre: Action, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The tough Detective Vares, get hired by a friend accused of murdering a girl. His job is to find the real killer, but people aren't talking. Before he can get traction another homicide takes place- and things move toward a dire conclusion.
Plot: banker, blackmail, police officer, private detective, rock band, corrupt police, car dealer, prostitution, petty criminal, criminal, murder, prostitute ...
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System:   28%
    User:   33%
 
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Superchick
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Tara B. True is a flight attendant who makes a weekly swing through New York, Miami, and Los Angeles. In each city, she has a man: Edward, older and wealthy; Johnny, a beach bum with gambling debts; and, Davey, a rock musician on the cusp of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, realistic, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disco, martial arts, femme fatale, airplane, fighting crime, crimes, hotshot hero, hijacking, sexual relations, stewardess, karate, ambition ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   22%
 
Miles from Home
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Two brothers who are forced off their farm in the debt stricken mid-west become folk heroes when they begin robbing the banks that have been foreclosing on farmers.
Style: bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: crime, on the road, americana, on the run, bank, crimes, small town, folk hero, society, countryside, fugitives, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: iowa, usa, soviet union, midwest
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   29%
 
 4.9
 2K
Witchblade
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: NYPD Detective Sara Pezzini's main goal in life was to bring down Tommy Gallo, the hitman who killed her father, her best friend, and eventually her partner. While chasing down one of Gallo's thugs, she acquires the Witchblade, an ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tv series pilot
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: destiny, superhero, superhuman powers, adventure, vengeance, crimes, heroes, crime boss, superheroine, joan of arc, hopes, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   27%
    User:   30%
 

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Genre: Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The young daughter of a politician runs away due to lack of attention. She hides in the car of two not too bright crooks who are slowly converted into parent figures as the police web closes down on the supposed kidnappers.
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Time: 80s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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System:   26%
    User:   22%
 
 6.6
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Ransom
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: When a rich man's son is kidnapped, he cooperates with the police at first but then tries a unique tactic against the criminals.
Style: suspenseful, suspense, exciting, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: kidnapping, crime, fbi, chase, police corruption, millionaire, hostage, murder, crime gone awry, twists & turns, vengeance, conspiracy theory ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: manhattan new york city, harlem manhattan new york city, new jersey
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System:   26%
    User:   23%
 
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