Movies like Okja

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Okja (2017)
 7.3
 97K
Okja (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A young girl named Mija risks everything to prevent a powerful, multi-national company from kidnapping her best friend - a massive animal named Okja.
Style: emotional, touching, compassionate, talky, sad, psychotronic, feel good, colourful, affectionate, satirical ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: monster, strong female character, scientist, sister sister relationship, compassion, twins, zoologist, unlikely friendships, adaptation, obsession, greed, friendship, depression, betrayal, vengeance, tough girl, environmentalist, slaughterhouse, pig, netflix, business, airplane, mountain, child, car ...
Time: year 2017, year 2007, 70s
Place: chile, south korea, new york, seoul

Most similar movies to Okja

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, intense, visually appealing and serious films with plots about storytelling, chase, death, dialogue, mentor, destiny and transformation mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Okja: Attack on Titan: Part 1 (2015), A Monster Calls (2016), Dragonheart: Vengeance (2020), The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997), Babylon 5: In the Beginning (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Attack on Titan: Part 1 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 100 years ago, titans suddenly appeared on Earth. Soon, human civilization veered on collapse due to the titans. Humans then built a giant wall to defend themselves. Within the giant walls, humans lived in peace, but, 100 years later, the giant wall ...
Style: macabre, talky, stylized, intense, visually appealing ...
Plot: monster, post apocalypse, mutation, vengeance, extinction, fight scenes, justice, live action, giant, violence, visceral, violent ...
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Monster Calls (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A boy imagines a monster that helps him deal with his difficult life and see the world in a different way.
Style: emotional, touching, fairy tale, compassionate, tear jerker ...
Audience: kids
Plot: terminal illness, monster, dark fantasy, childhood, storytelling, family, tree, nightmare, imagination, life & death, truth, bullying ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Dragonheart: Vengeance (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Lukas, a young farmer whose family is killed by savage raiders in the countryside, sets out on an epic quest for revenge, forming an unlikely trio with a majestic dragon and a swashbuckling, sword-fighting mercenary, Darius.
Style: feel good, exciting, touching, visually appealing, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, magical, magic, rescue, vengeance, fantasy world, supernatural, adventure, warrior, knight, witchcraft, friends ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Lost World: Jurassic Park (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dinosaur, dangerous animal, island, hunting, genetic engineering, capture, stowaway, expedition, experiment gone awry, rescue, child in peril, tyrannosaurus rex ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: kenya, san diego california, costa rica, california, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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Babylon 5: In the Beginning (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Londo Mollari, the Centauri Emperor, recounts the initial contact between the Humans and Minbari, which resulted in a major incident and subsequent war, for an eager pair of youngsters wanting a story about love and conflict.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: space station, space wars, space travel, adventure, war, wartime life, head of state, imaginary, state affairs, space and aliens, heroes, benign alien ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Incredible Hulk (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face ...
Style: exciting, serious, gloomy, comic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, scientist, transformation, superhero, mutant, giant, on the run, chaos, experiment gone awry, creature, adventure, military ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: brazil, new york, rio de janeiro, usa, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
 6.2
 488K
Spider-Man 3 (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The seemingly invincible Spider-Man goes up against an all-new crop of villains – including the shape-shifting Sandman. While Spider-Man’s superpowers are altered by an alien organism, his alter ego, Peter Parker, deals with nemesis Eddie Brock ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, sentimental, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, date night, family outing, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, butler, heroes, friendship, rivalry, self sacrifice, jealousy, amnesia, spider, forgiveness ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Beyond Rangoon (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Patricia Arquette stars as American widow Laura Bowman, a young doctor who's unwittingly drawn into political turmoil while vacationing in Burma in the late 1980s, in this fictionalized drama based on actual events. Bowman initially left San ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, suspense, intense, emotional ...
Plot: politics, state affairs, haunted by the past, leadership, heroes, lone hero, political unrest, doctor, adaptation, family drama, justice, revolution ...
Time: 80s, year 1988
Place: burma, thailand, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 8.0
 1.2M
The Avengers (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When an unexpected enemy emerges and threatens global safety and security, Nick Fury, director of the international peacekeeping agency known as S.H.I.E.L.D., finds himself in need of a team to pull the world back from the brink of disaster. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, monster, good versus evil, superhuman powers, imaginary, save the world, heroic mission, alien invasion, teamwork, giant, costumed hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa, grand central station manhattan new york city, berlin germany, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 138 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: exciting, epic, saga, futuristic, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space travel, outer space, space wars, adventure, star wars, good versus evil, danger, space battle, space and aliens, fictional war, heroes, deception ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Amazing Spider-Man (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Peter Parker is an outcast high schooler abandoned by his parents as a boy, leaving him to be raised by his Uncle Ben and Aunt May. Like most teenagers, Peter is trying to figure out who he is and how he got to be the person he is today. As Peter ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, comic, reboot ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, secret identity, good versus evil, transformation, experiment, mad scientist, genetic engineering, fighting crime, love and romance, imaginary, vigilante ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.2
 7K
I Am David (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on Anne Holm's acclaimed young adult novel North to Freedom, I Am David chronicles the struggles of a 12-year-old boy (Ben Tibber) who manages to flee a Communist concentration camp on his own -- through sheer will and determination. All ...
Style: touching, sentimental, emotional, uplifting, tense ...
Audience: girls' night, kids
Plot: rescue, reunion, survival, hopes, human spirit, self discovery, friendship, danger, stowaway, escape, family relations, politics ...
Time: contemporary, 50s, year 1952, 1950s, year 1951 ...
Place: bulgaria, denmark, italy, switzerland, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Babylon 5: A Call to Arms (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Allies of the Shadows seek revenge against humanity. This movie sets up the series, "Crusade," the sequel to "Babylon 5."
Style: bleak, exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: space wars, space travel, outer space, apocalypse, imaginary, benign alien, state affairs, chaos, good versus evil, adventure, head of state, political unrest ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.1
 354K
Stand by Me (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the death of a friend, a writer recounts a boyhood journey to find the body of a missing boy.
Style: sentimental, serious, touching, emotional, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: coming of age, childhood, friendship, adventure, coming-of-age, youth, loyalty, innocence, camp, courage, teenager, death ...
Time: 1950s, 50s, 20th century, year 1959, 80s
Place: oregon, usa, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 7.2
 737K
Iron Man 3 (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: When Tony Stark's world is torn apart by a formidable terrorist called the Mandarin, he starts an odyssey of rebuilding and retribution.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, intense, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, adventure, vengeance, hotshot hero, rivalry, danger, escapades, millionaire, betrayal, deception ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 90s, 2010s ...
Place: malibu california, tennessee, miami, pakistan, washington d.c. ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Several years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the island of Isla Nublar. Claire Dearing, the former park manager and founder of the Dinosaur Protection Group, recruits Owen Grady to help ...
Style: suspense, stylized, entertaining, gothic, psychotronic ...
Plot: prehistoric creature, sea creature, natural disaster, volcano, tyrannosaurus rex, rescue mission, genetic engineering, dinosaur, predator, smothered with a pillow, wild animal, destruction ...
Time: 2010s
Place: las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
White Hunter Black Heart (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: A thinly fictionalized account of a legendary movie director, whose desire to hunt down an animal turns into a grim situation with his movie crew in Africa
Style: exciting, serious, touching, realistic, enigmatic ...
Plot: adventure, elephant, obsession, obsessive quest, wilderness, friendship, friends, danger, movie business, racial slur, filmmaking, animal attack ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, 70s
Place: africa, uganda, london, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Snow Walker (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A bush pilot in nothern Canada who with the aid of modernity thinks he can handle it all & knows it all. After reluctantly agreeing to transport a local indian girl to a medical facility his light plane crashes & they have to survive whilst ...
Style: emotional, uplifting, compassionate, touching, serious ...
Plot: survival, wilderness, airplane, human spirit, friendship, adventure, danger, stranded, forces of nature, isolation, rescue, eskimo indian ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s, year 1953
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Spider-Man: Homecoming (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Following the events of Captain America: Civil War, Peter Parker, with the help of his mentor Tony Stark, tries to balance his life as an ordinary high school student in Queens, New York City, with fighting crime as his superhero alter ego ...
Style: comic, entertaining, exciting, suspense, reboot ...
Audience: teens, teen comedy
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, costumed hero, teenager, teenage life, moral dilemma, school, battle, rescue, battles, good versus evil, best friend ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, new york, coney island brooklyn new york city, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Dawn of the Planet of the Apes (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A group of scientists in San Francisco struggle to stay alive in the aftermath of a plague that is wiping out humanity, while Caesar tries to maintain dominance over his community of intelligent apes.
Style: tense, exciting, thought provoking, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: leader, monkey, plague, survival, colony, forest, post apocalypse, fate of humanity, power struggle, revolution, experiment, scientist ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s, future, contemporary
Place: california, san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Beneath the Planet of the Apes (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Astronaut Brent is sent to rescue Taylor but crash lands on the Planet of the Apes, just like Taylor did in the original film. Taylor has disappeared into the Forbidden Zone so Brent and Nova try to follow and find him. He discovers a cult of humans ...
Style: futuristic, thought provoking, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: astronaut, apocalypse, mutant, distopia, battles, rescue, nuclear holocaust, science, survivor, monkey, ape, worship ...
Time: future, 70s
Place: usa, new york, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.3
 590K
Black Panther (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: King T'Challa returns home from America to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country's new leader. However, T'Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne by factions within ...
Style: suspense, futuristic, stylized, intense, psychotronic ...
Plot: superhero, king, warrior, good versus evil, martial arts, technology, panther, murder, loss of father, haunted by the past, spy, black hero ...
Time: future, year 1992, 90s, 2010s, 20th century ...
Place: africa, south korea, oakland california, nigeria, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.2
 71K
Outlander (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: During the reign of the Vikings, a man from another world crash-lands on Earth, bringing with him an alien predator. The man must fuse his advanced technology with the weaponry of the vikings to fight the monster.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alien, monster, alien encounter, vikings, viking, deadly creature, ancient, vengeance, alien invasion, uninhibited rivalry, battles, deadly ...
Time: ancient history, future
Place: norway, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Avengers: Infinity War (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: surprise ending, exciting, semi serious, epic, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural power, magic, teenage superhero, battlefield, super villain, team, superhero, end of the world, fight scenes, save the world, genocide, supervillain ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 7.3
 530K
Spider-Man 2 (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Peter Parker is going through a major identity crisis. Burned out from being Spider-Man, he decides to shelve his superhero alter ego, which leaves the city suffering in the wake of carnage left by the evil Doc Ock. In the meantime, Parker still ...
Style: sincere, exciting, serious, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: superhero, super villain, superhuman powers, scientist, double life, mad scientist, good versus evil, student, photographer, defamation, death, doctor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Predominantly set during World War II, Steve Rogers is a sickly man from Brooklyn who's transformed into super-soldier Captain America to aid in the war effort. Rogers must stop the Red Skull – Adolf Hitler's ruthless head of weaponry, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, heroism, superhuman powers, courage, adventure, army, disney, one man army, heroic mission, world war two, soldier, good versus evil ...
Time: 1940s, 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1942
Place: new york, usa, italy, alps, big ben london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.9
 86K
The Guardian (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A high school swim champion with a troubled past enrolls in the U.S. Coast Guard's 'A' School, where legendary rescue swimmer, Ben Randall teaches him some hard lessons about loss, love, and self-sacrifice.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, inspirational, sentimental ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: storm, rescue, navy, teamwork, ocean, coast guard, friendship, ocean or sea, haunted by the past, death, training, team ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: alaska, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Godzilla vs. the Sea Monster (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The 7th film in the Godzilla series. After being caught in a storm in the south seas, several teenagers and thief arrive on an island where natives have been enslaved by a terrorist organization. They also discover a sleeping Godzilla and decide to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic, humorous ...
Plot: island, godzilla, moth, giant monster, adventure, catastrophe, rescue, good versus evil, survival, heroic mission, deadly, chaos ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s, 80s
Place: tokyo, japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Star Trek III: The Search for Spock (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Admiral Kirk and his bridge crew risk their careers stealing the decommissioned Enterprise to return to the restricted Genesis planet to recover Spock's body.
Style: saga, serious, sincere, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: reincarnation, outer space, space opera, spacecraft, invisibility, warp speed, teleportation, friendship, space travel, adventure, supernatural, rescue ...
Time: future, 23rd century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, monster, island, expedition, survival, prehistoric creature, gorilla, monsters, creature, danger, bomb, giant spider ...
Time: 70s, year 1944, year 1973, 20th century, 1940s
Place: washington d.c., bangkok thailand, thailand, vietnam, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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