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Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
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Solo: A Star Wars Story (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Through a series of daring escapades deep within a dark and dangerous criminal underworld, Han Solo meets his mighty future copilot Chewbacca and encounters the notorious gambler Lando Calrissian.
Style: surprise ending, futuristic
Plot: spacecraft, smuggler, space opera, space travel, outer space, alien, dancing, pirate, sea, jungle, monster, killer, thief, heist, mountain, ocean, army, party, money, slavery, violence, desert, death, gambling, pilot ...
Place: mine

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, exciting, futuristic and entertaining films with plots about battle, explosion, violence, chase, rescue, murder and good versus evil mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Solo: A Star Wars Story: Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015), Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017), Aquaman (2018), Suicide Squad (2016), Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: epic, exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, space travel, space and aliens, space wars, adventure, totalitarianism, good versus evil, evil empire, attack, heroic mission, power relations, space opera ...
Time: future
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100%
Star Wars: The Force Awakens (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 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: epic, futuristic, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, good versus evil, adventure, danger, outer space, spacecraft, space wars, adventure hero, space opera, rivalry, heroes, escapades ...
Time: future, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Star Wars: Episode VIII (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, futuristic, inspirational ...
Plot: space opera, supernatural power, star wars, fight, space battle, good versus evil, space travel, heroism, lightsaber, laser gun, strong female character, mentor ...
Time: 2010s
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Valerian and the City of a Thousand Planets (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: France, China, Belgium, Germany, United Arab Emirates, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, colourful, surprise ending
Plot: space travel, alien, government agent, parallel world, mission, spacecraft, creature, trapped in space, marriage proposal, military, marketplace, endangered species ...
Time: future, 2020s, year 1975
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.
Style: suspense, futuristic, exciting, epic, tragic ending ...
Plot: rebellion, space travel, war, star wars, space battle, resistance, redemption, good versus evil, survival, space opera, supernatural power, female fighter ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Star Wars: Episode V - The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The epic saga continues as Luke Skywalker, in hopes of defeating the evil Galactic Empire, learns the ways of the Jedi from aging master Yoda. But Darth Vader is more determined than ever to capture Luke. Meanwhile, rebel leader Princess Leia, cocky ...
Style: epic, exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, space and aliens, rebel, outer space, good versus evil, heroic mission, mentor, space opera, rebellion, space wars, evil empire, creature ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Star Wars: Episode VI - Return of the Jedi (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: As Rebel leaders map their strategy for an all-out attack on the Emperor's newer, bigger Death Star. Han Solo remains frozen in the cavernous desert fortress of Jabba the Hutt, the most loathsome outlaw in the universe, who is also keeping ...
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebel, space wars, good versus evil, space and aliens, redemption, heroic mission, space opera, attack, evil, creature, warrior, evil empire ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 233K
Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, epic, twists and turns, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, atlantis, shark, ocean, warrior, rescue, underwater, army, superhuman powers, father son relationship, sword fight ...
Time: 2010s, year 1985, 1990s
Place: atlantic ocean, maine, sicily italy, sicily, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 6.0
 535K
Suicide Squad (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.
Style: entertaining, absurd, comic, intense, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, secret mission, transformation, revenge, adventure, villain turns good, batman, mission, insanity, comics, fight scenes, weapons ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., pentagon, usa, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Pacific Rim: Uprising (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, China, Japan, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls ...
Style: futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: giant monster, army, giant robot, alien monster, robot, teenage hero, mecha, electromagnetic pulse, academy, scientist, artificial intelligence, monster ...
Time: near future
Place: mount fuji, shanghai china, santa monica california, honolulu hawaii, hong kong ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.9
 442K
Thor: Ragnarok (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Thor is on the other side of the universe and finds himself in a race against time to get back to Asgard to stop Ragnarok, the prophecy of destruction to his homeworld and the end of Asgardian civilization, at the hands of an all-powerful new ...
Style: entertaining, stylized, comic, epic, surprise ending
Plot: supernatural power, planet, superhero, female villain, alien planet, warrior, battle, good versus evil, one against many, destruction, goddess, heroism ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Star Trek Into Darkness (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: When the crew of the Enterprise is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: spacecraft, outer space, space travel, space wars, space and aliens, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, team, space station, captain, commander ...
Time: future, 23rd century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, surprise ending, exciting, absurd, entertaining ...
Plot: island, giant animal, danger, death, self sacrifice, bomb, survival, expedition, gunfight, gorilla, adventure, jungle ...
Time: 70s, year 1944, 1940s, year 1973, 20th century
Place: vietnam, thailand, bangkok thailand, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Terminator Genisys (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The year is 2029. John Connor, leader of the resistance continues the war against the machines. At the Los Angeles offensive, John's fears of the unknown future begin to emerge when TECOM spies reveal a new plot by SkyNet that will attack him ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, bleak, biting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: time travel, man versus machine, androids and robots, chase, artificial intelligence, killer robot, human android relationship, future dystopia, human versus computer, cyborgs, mission, invulnerability ...
Time: future, year 1973, 21st century, year 1984
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.9
 97K
Bumblebee (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: On the run in the year 1987, Bumblebee finds refuge in a junkyard in a small Californian beach town. Charlie, on the cusp of turning 18 and trying to find her place in the world, discovers Bumblebee, battle-scarred and broken. When Charlie revives ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, futuristic, surprise ending
Plot: robot, technology, teenage girl, alien, machine, standoff, friendship, interracial love, death, trophy, stabbed to death, disguise ...
Time: year 1987, 80s, 20th century
Place: texas, mine, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. ...
Style: surprise ending, entertaining, funny, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: swashbuckler, monkey, ghost, artifact, pirate, trident, sea, ship, good versus evil, naval officer, treasure, sword fight ...
Place: caribbean, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The Guardians must fight to keep their newfound family together as they unravel the mysteries of Peter Quill's true parentage.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, surprise ending, vintage ...
Plot: superhero, chase, space travel, evil god, father son relationship, father son conflict, patricide, raccoon, megalomaniac, green skin, demi god, teamwork ...
Time: year 1980, 2010s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 181 min.
Story: After the devastating events of Avengers: Infinity War (2018), the universe is in ruins due to the efforts of the Mad Titan, Thanos. With the help of remaining allies, the Avengers must assemble once more in order to undo Thanos' actions and ...
Style: epic, entertaining, twists and turns, surprise ending
Plot: superhero team, superhero, explosion, murder, fantasy world, catastrophe, heroes, friendship, time machine, space travel, alien invasion, time travel ...
Time: near future, 2020s, year 2012, 1940s, 2010s ...
Place: new jersey, japan, manhattan new york city, missouri, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Star Trek Beyond (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, China, United Arab Emirates, Canada
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The USS Enterprise crew explores the furthest reaches of uncharted space, where they encounter a mysterious new enemy who puts them and everything the Federation stands for to the test.
Style: futuristic, entertaining, intense, exciting, cerebral ...
Plot: space travel, space opera, stranded, star trek, alien, chase, transformation, good versus evil, space battle, battle, rescue mission, friendship ...
Time: 23rd century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Justice League (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Fuelled by his restored faith in humanity and inspired by Superman's selfless act, Bruce Wayne and Diana Prince assemble a team of metahumans consisting of Barry Allen, Arthur Curry and Victor Stone to face the catastrophic threat of ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, epic, exciting, surprise ending
Plot: superhero, super powers, superhero team, battle, superhuman, good versus evil, alien, alien invasion, army, super speed, costumed hero, superhuman speed ...
Time: 2010s
Place: norway, russia, tower bridge london, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Independence Day: Resurgence (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: We always knew they were coming back. Using recovered alien technology, the nations of Earth have collaborated on an immense defense program to protect the planet. But nothing can prepare us for the aliens’ advanced and unprecedented force. Only ...
Style: futuristic, surprise ending, suspense, awful, bad ending ...
Plot: alien, alien invasion, technology, apocalypse, end of the world, space travel, survival, military, president, chase, translator, exploding ship ...
Time: 2010s, future
Place: usa, africa, atlantic ocean, nevada, tower bridge london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Godzilla: King of the Monsters (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
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: suspense, suspenseful, tense, captivating, surprise ending
Plot: monster, violence, destruction, godzilla, prehistoric creature, giant monster, monster versus monster, creature feature, dragon, standoff, against humanity, animal horror ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: antarctica, mexico, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 521K
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, surprise ending
Plot: superhero, black hero, panther, king, technology, martial arts, good versus evil, loss of father, murder, meteor, talking to the dead, revenge ...
Time: 1990s, year 1992, 20th century, future, 2010s
Place: africa, oakland california, nigeria, mine, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, entertaining, cliffhanger ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: magic, superhero, genocide, battlefield, sacrifice, save the world, teenage superhero, magical object, throne, supervillain, super villain, superhero team ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, africa, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.2
 50K
Mortal Engines (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Set in a world many thousands of years in the future. Earth’s cities now roam the globe on huge wheels, devouring each other in a struggle for ever diminishing resources. On one of these massive Traction Cities, Tom Natsworthy has an unexpected ...
Style: futuristic, exciting, captivating, entertaining, sinister ...
Plot: steampunk, resistance, survival, danger, artifact, save the world, revenge, post apocalypse, machine, love and romance, robot, post apocalyptic ...
Time: future
Place: asia, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Fearing the actions of a god-like Super Hero left unchecked, Gotham City’s own formidable, forceful vigilante takes on Metropolis’s most revered, modern-day savior, while the world wrestles with what sort of hero it really needs. And with Batman ...
Style: exciting, suspense, dark, comic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, good versus evil, justice, dark hero, superhero, heroes, save the world, batman, master villain, flying man, fight to the death, death of protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, year 1981, year 1918
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, africa, washington d.c., tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Battlefield Earth (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the year 3000, man is no match for the Psychlos, a greedy, manipulative race of aliens on a quest for ultimate profit. Led by the powerful Terl, the Psychlos are stripping Earth clean of its natural resources, using the broken remnants of ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: evil alien, alien invasion, danger, good versus evil, survival, fighter jet, mining, escapades, future dystopia, imaginary, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: future
Place: denver colorado, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Allegiant (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior and Tobias Eaton venture into the world outside of the fence and are taken into protective custody by a mysterious agency known as the Bureau of Genetic Welfare.
Style: futuristic, surprise ending, suspense, bad ending, entertaining
Plot: good versus evil, survival, teenagers, surveillance, genetics, technology, manipulation, utopia, betrayal, brainwashing, chase, memory ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
X-Men: Dark Phoenix (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Gathered together by Professor Charles Xavier to protect a world that fears and hates them, the X-Men had fought many battles, been on adventures that spanned galaxies, grappled enemies of limitless might, but none of this could prepare them for the ...
Style: intense, exciting, comic, surprise ending, suspense ...
Plot: superhero, mutant, good versus evil, supernatural ability, superhero team, heroic mission, adventure, supervillain, moral dilemma, supernatural power, nosebleed, force field ...
Time: 1990s, year 1975, year 1992
Place: paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Star Wars: Episode II - Attack of the Clones (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Ten years after the invasion of Naboo, the galaxy is on the brink of civil war. Under the leadership of a renegade Jedi named Count Dooku, thousands of solar systems threaten to break away from the Galactic Republic. When an assassination attempt is ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, epic, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, army, space wars, good versus evil, space opera, mentor, attack, outer space, assassination attempt, senator, alien race, cult figure ...
Time: future, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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