Movies and TV shows like The Cape

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The Cape
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 by a desire to reunite with his family and to battle the criminal forces that have overtaken Palm City, Vince Faraday becomes "The Cape" - his son's favorite comic book superhero - and takes the law into his own hands.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, urban, fighting crime, vigilantism, crimes, heroes, rivalry, undercover, frame up, danger, dishonesty, escapades, corrupt law enforcer, separated, honest law enforcer, presumed dead, ex law enforcer, circus, ex cop, cape the garment, superhero costume, supernatural power
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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23 min.
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and realistic films and TV series with plots about heroes, rivalry, crimes, escapades, danger, undercover and superhero mostly in Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Cape: Arrow (2012), Arrow: Blood Rush (2013), Black Scorpion (2001), Alias (2001), Daredevil (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Arrow
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Spoiled billionaire playboy Oliver Queen is missing and presumed dead when his yacht is lost at sea. He returns five years later a changed man, determined to clean up the city as a hooded vigilante armed with a bow.
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, captivating, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, masked vigilante, fighting crime, double life, heroes, martial arts, righting the wronged, undercover, crime fighter, arrow, billionaire, vigilantism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Arrow: Blood Rush
Genre: Short, 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, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: fighting crime, escapades, urban, heroes, superhero, prodigy, vigilantism, crimes, rivalry, undercover, shot with a bow and arrow, blonde woman ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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System:   73%
    User:   77%
 
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Black Scorpion
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: stylized, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, crime, superhuman powers, good versus evil, vigilantism, crimes, superheroine, heroes, law enforcement, rivalry, fighting crime ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: los angeles, california
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    User:   58%
 
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Alias
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Sydney Bristow, an agent who has been tricked to believe she is working for the U.S. government, is actually working for a criminal organization named the Alliance of Twelve. Upon learning this, Sydney becomes a double agent for the real CIA.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, martial arts, double agent, cia, secret identity, betrayal, espionage, obsessive quest, race against time, undercover, escapades, female spy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: california, usa, los angeles
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Daredevil
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, vigilantism, vengeance, dark hero, vigilante, blindness, justice, martial arts, revenge, master villain, comics, fight scenes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, england
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Sparks
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Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A masked vigilante who discovers the dark side to heroism. Going after the nation's most notorious super criminal leaves Sparks' life and reputation in ruins.
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 8.6
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Justice League
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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Duration: 22 min.
Story: Justice League is an American animated television series which ran from 2001 to 2004 on Cartoon Network. It is part of the DC animated universe. The show was produced by Warner Bros. Animation. It is based on the Justice League of America and ...
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System:   37%
    User:   32%
 
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
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Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night, teens
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Duration: 43 min.
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Style: surprise ending, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   28%
 
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Gale Force
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
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Story: A new reality-style game show, "Treasure Hunt" has invited a cast of contestants, including a Los Angeles cop who's joined to try and make up for an earlier PR blunder, to a tropical island to hunt for a buried treasure worth ten ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Story: Eve's life is forever altered when her parents vanish without a trace after being attacked by supernatural agents. Growing up on the streets, Eve learns the art of self reliance. When she runs into members of the mysterious ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
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Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
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    User:   30%
 
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Young Justice
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The Batman
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Story: The Batman is an American animated television series produced by Warner Bros. Animation based on the DC Comics superhero Batman. It ran from September 11, 2004 to March 22, 2008, on the Saturday morning television block Kids' WB. Although the ...
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of centuries-old crime fighters known as the FISTS become modern day motorcycle riding superheroes by using spectecular ninja techniques to battle the forces of evil. The Dark Monk (their arch nemesis) has resurfaced from the criminal ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Supergirl
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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, entertaining, emotional, light, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, female protagonist, super strength, strong female character, superhuman powers, secret identity, supervillain, alien race, alien, alien monster, sister sister relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
Target of Opportunity
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Bulgaria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jim Jacobs and Nick Carlton, childhood friends, are CIA operatives on a sting operation in Chechnya. The raid of a rebel militia group goes bad and the entire teams gets wiped out except for Jim and Nick, who manages to save them both. Five years ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: government agency, secret agents, adventure, special agents, espionage, political conspiracy, political intrigue, cia, working undercover, danger, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, chechnya, bulgaria
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   31%
 
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The Substitute: Failure Is Not an Option
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A former mercenary joins a military academy as a teacher. He soon discovers a neo-Nazi group, code-named Werewolves, formed among the cadets. He also quickly finds that they have military leadership among the officers at the Academy.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, school, hidden identity, college, secret agents, officers and cadets, teachers and students, racism, working undercover, crimes, undercover, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   25%
 
 7.2
 8K
Crisis
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: When Washington's most powerful players are pulled into an international conspiracy, an unlikely puppeteer will bring everyone from CEOs to The President of the United States to their knees by threatening the things they hold most dear.
Style: twists and turns, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: hostages, secret service, fbi, investigation, kidnapping, confined, law enforcement, special agents, conspiracy, betrayal, vengeance, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   24%
 
 4.8
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Black Scorpion
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Darcy is a cop who is also a supehero named Black Scorpion at night who kicks and beats evildoers to a pulp. She soon catches wind of an asthmatic mad scientist who plans on tainting the city's air supply with a toxin. Only Darcy in her ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, crime, fighting crime, vengeance, vigilantism, crimes, heroes, femme fatale, rivalry, murder, undercover, criminal heroes ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   30%
 
 8.7
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Daredevil
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, 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: serious, stylized, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: daredevil, superhero, master villain, fighting crime, secret identity, crime boss, lawyer, vigilantism, good versus evil, crimes, escapades, superhuman powers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   33%
 
 6.4
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Darkman
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dr. Peyton Westlake is on the verge of realizing a major breakthrough in synthetic skin when his laboratory is destroyed by gangsters. Having been burned beyond recognition and forever altered by an experimental medical procedure, Westlake becomes ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, gothic, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vengeance, gangsters, superhero, corruption, revenge, violence, dark hero, brutality, secret identity, disfigurement, splatter, superhuman powers ...
Time: year 1990, year 1989, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa
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System:   29%
    User:   27%
 
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The Bodyguard
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Karate master and anti-drug vigilante Chiba returns to his home in Japan, where he holds a press conference announcing his intention to wipe out the nation's drug industry. He also offers his services as a bodyguard to anyone who is willing to ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, crime, gangsters, one man army, fighting crime, tough heroes, crimes, rivalry, karate, street shootout, vigilantism, righting the wronged ...
Time: 70s
Place: japan, asia, usa, new york
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System:   29%
    User:   29%
 
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Inferno
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A fire chief (Gunn) is investigating the cause of a string of blazes that threaten to destroy her small town, while at the same time dealing with her teen daughter's rebelliousness.
Style: serious, sentimental, touching, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: race against time, in the woods, forces of nature, chases and races, small town, danger, heroes, police investigation, rescue, save the day, rebelliousness, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
Birds of Prey
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Huntress, Dinah, Oracle are determined to carry on Batman's fight for justice against the ruthless criminals of New Gotham City.
Style: stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: master villain, secret identity, superhero, adventure, superhuman powers, fighting crime, good versus evil, superheroine, crimes, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Place: usa
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System:   28%
    User:   33%
 
The Trial of the Incredible Hulk
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: On the run again, Dr. David Banner is jailed for assault after interrupting a mugging. Blind attorney Matt Murdock enlists Banner's help in locating the muggers because he believes they work for his longtime foe, Fisk, the head of an ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: master villain, secret identity, adventure, superhero, superhuman powers, espionage, fighting crime, crime fighter, daredevil, dual identity, transformation, organized crime ...
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System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
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Batman Begins
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Driven by tragedy, billionaire Bruce Wayne dedicates his life to uncovering and defeating the corruption that plagues his home, Gotham City. Unable to work within the system, he instead creates a new identity, a symbol of fear for the criminal ...
Style: exciting, stylized, atmospheric, suspense, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, crime, vigilante, ninja, mentor, corruption, master villain, secret identity, dark hero, vigilantism, fighting crime, justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: usa, himalaya, tibet, africa
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System:   28%
    User:   32%
 

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