Movies like A Wish for Giants

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A Wish for Giants (2018)
 7.8
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A Wish for Giants (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Sophie, a young volunteer, meets her kindred spirit in Roxie, a girl with a life threatening medical condition and a unique wish to meet Bigfoot.
Plot: sasquatch, paranormal, bigfoot, cryptozoology, giant, doctor, nightmare, senator, hospital, hoax, brain tumor, volunteer, yeti, cancer
Place: pennsylvania

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Most similar movies to A Wish for Giants

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, suspenseful and surprise ending films with plots about doctor, hospital, supernatural, danger, destiny, catastrophe and life philosophy mostly in Drama, Sci-Fi and Action genres. Some movies like A Wish for Giants: Sightings (2017), To Catch a Yeti (1995), Ink (2009), Letters from the Big Man (2011), Godsend (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.7
 265
Sightings (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A dysfunctional family under suspicion of murder after three bodies mysteriously appear on their ranch are terrorised by what they can only describe as Bigfoot.
Plot: bigfoot, ranch, murder, paranormal, sasquatch, abduction, creature, ufo, conspiracy theory, cryptozoology, father daughter relationship, alien
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
To Catch a Yeti (1995)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Big Jake's after Bigfoot in the Big Apple. It's the biggest chase this town has ever seen.
Plot: yeti, bigfoot, rich, skateboarding, sasquatch, trapper, sidekick, snow, airport, shotgun, kidnapping, electrocution
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
 7.0
 20K
Ink (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Invisible forces exert power over us in our sleep. A mercenary named Ink, on a literal nightmare mission, captures the spirit of 8-year-old Emma in the dream world. To save her, the dream-givers marshal all their resources, focusing on saving the ...
Style: surreal, serious, atmospheric, enigmatic, stylized ...
Plot: nightmare comes true, parent child relationship, supernatural, imaginary, dark fantasy, another dimension, imagination, self loathing, father daughter relationship, missing child, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Letters from the Big Man (2011)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Sarah Smith, an artist and government hydrologist, sets out on a post-fire stream survey in a remote part of the Kalmiopsis Wilderness of southwestern Oregon. In the course of her journey through this ancient and ecologically diverse land, she ...
Style: serious, offbeat, touching
Plot: wilderness, friendship, isolation, animal life, confined, friends, fire, bigfoot, off the grid, ecology, sasquatch, telepathy ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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 4.8
 24K
Godsend (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A couple agree to have their deceased son cloned under the supervision of an enigmatic doctor, but bizarre things start to happen years after his rebirth.
Style: suspenseful, psychological, scary, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: cloning, school, nightmare, doctor, clones, genetic engineering, parents and children, schizophrenia, deadly, dealing with death, doctors and patients, death in the family ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.1
 1K
Three Inches (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Walter Speckman is a nobody, until one day he is struck by lightning and gains the ability to move any object with his mind... but only for 3 inches at a time. A recruiter who knows of super-powered individuals finds Walter and offers him the chance ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: hospital, friendship, supernatural, superhero, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, rescue, heroic mission, danger, heroes, imaginary, woman in danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 742
The Sighting (2016)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A terrifying psychological thriller set near the beautiful landscape of Glacier National Park, Montana. Two high school friends, Travis and Nate, are on a road trip to Canada when they're attacked by mysterious and vicious creatures. Nate is ...
Plot: sasquatch, bigfoot, police investigation, road trip, psychological thriller
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Jack the Giant Killer (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A giant beanstalk brings Jack to a land in the clouds filled with snarling, evil beasts. When the creatures make their way to the ground, Jack must figure out how to get back down before they destroy earth and everyone in it.
Style: fairy tale
Plot: giant, fantasy world, sky, cloud, kneeling, castle, kingdom, dragon, sword, magic, monster
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Operation Sandman (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In the heat of an American desert, Captain Jean Farrell arrives at a secret military installation, run by the enigmatic Doctor Harlan Jessup. Jessup is conducting 'Operation Sandman', an experiment involving a group of soldiers who have ...
Plot: explosion, hallucination, soldier, doctor, grenade, experiment, sleep deprivation, experimental drug
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.4
 70K
Phenomenon (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: An ordinary man sees a bright light descend from the sky, and discovers he now has super-intelligence and telekinesis.
Style: sentimental, touching, emotional, serious, sincere ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: supernatural ability, miraculous event, superhuman powers, small town, telekinesis, genius, terminal illness, brain tumor, supernatural, romance, goodhearted, doctor ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 732
Hoovey (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: HOOVEY is the true and inspiring story of the Elliott family, who refused to surrender, instead turning to one another and their faith in the worst of circumstances, to rebuild their lives, their boy, and their dreams... together. Step by grueling ...
Plot: high school athlete, coach, doctor, male camaraderie, student athlete, cane, high school, rehabilitation, brain tumor, cancer, basketball player, hospital
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Survivalist (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An atomic bomb falls in Siberia and the USA is blamed.
Plot: martial law, hospital, survivalist, motorcycle gang, chaos, helicopter, anarchy, attempted rape, death of family, national guard, vigilante, nuclear bomb ...
Place: usa, siberia, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.0
 2K
Riverworld (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Welcome to Riverworld, a place of strange, watery beauty and the current abode of a fascinating cast of the recently (and not-so-recently) dead. It certainly isn't Heaven, but it just might be Hell.
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, bleak
Plot: afterlife, samurai, mysterious planet, obsessive quest, distant planet, adventure, survival, danger, escapades, heroes, supernatural, crossbow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ink & Rain (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of apocalyptic fighters believe they're fighting for their freedom, until they realize they're in a comic book.
Plot: hologram, woman fighting a woman, rivalry, drinking, blood, bondage, fight club, betting
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.5
 733
The Spring (2000)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A man and his son stumble onto a modern-day fountain of youth while camping in the woods.
Plot: fountain of youth, small town, police, outsider, single father, doctor, father son relationship, accident, hospital, eternal youth, spring, secret
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.7
 840
City on Fire (1979)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A pyromaniac, ex-employee of a city oil refinery creates an explosion at the facility which starts a chain-reaction of fires that engulf the entire city.
Plot: fire, revenge, hospital, explosion, arson, burning building, television studio, firemen, rescue, trapped, pyromaniac, mayor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Judas Project (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: How would you react if Christ had re-appeared on earth today? Would man kind repeat their mistakes or accept? This movie is about a modernized 2nd coming of Christ. Instead of facing Romans there are different obstacles in this modern times that ...
Plot: disciple, fanaticism, bread, charisma, preaching, talking to god, nail through hand, suv, communist, drowning, irony, beach ...
Place: georgia
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.6
 392K
Elysium (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In the year 2159, two classes of people exist: the very wealthy who live on a pristine man-made space station called Elysium, and the rest, who live on an overpopulated, ruined Earth. Secretary Rhodes (Jodie Foster), a hard line government ...
Style: futuristic, bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: future dystopia, space station, class conflict, cyberpunk, outer space, race against time, politics, rich and poor, society, radiation, ex convict, fighting the system ...
Time: future, 22nd century
Place: los angeles, usa, south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Man from Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he never ages and has walked the earth for 14,000 years.
Style: serious, sincere, psychological, talky, surprise ending ...
Plot: immortality, professor, hidden identity, christianity, philosophy, society, god or devil, legends and myths, science, religion, psychology, memory ...
Time: middle ages, prehistoric, contemporary, 21st century, prehistory ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Hitchhikers (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: This enjoyably goofy'n'duffy piece of 70's drive-in fluff centers on a six woman outlaw gang who prey on hapless backwoods motorists. The gals are owned and trained by the amiable, scruffy, pleasantly mellow Manson-like Benson (shaggy ...
Plot: motorcycle, sunglasses, hamburger, boots, volkswagen beetle, doctor, campfire, convertible, volkswagen bus, skinny dipping, shoplifting, revolver ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Advent of Mebiar (2017)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Fritz (Nick Huber), Snark (Jacob Lyngle), and Bubbles (Griffin Strycharske) are thrown into a mysterious cryptozoological cult event and must stop the rising of an ancient, monstrous being.
Plot: nerd, cryptozoology, geek, paranormal
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Suburban Sasquatch (2004)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A mystical Sasquatch is on the loose in suburbia and only a Native-American warrior can stop it.
Plot: monster, bigfoot, paranormal, sasquatch, creature, lake, legend, cave, flashback, gun, missing person, rifle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Sasquatch Mountain (2006)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lonely tow-truck driver gets caught in a deadly struggle between a pair of bank robbers with a beautiful hostage, local cops, and a monster that has come down from the Arizona mountains to eat human flesh.
Plot: long hair, fistfight, bigfoot, bank robbery, forest, sasquatch
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Magico: The Messenger of the Gods (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Mexico
Duration: 79 min.
Story: The forces of evil threaten Monterrey but are opposed by a flying superhero named Mágico.
Plot: superhero, kidnapping, hospital, musical performance, doctor, singer, fairy, drunkenness
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.7
 4K
Fallen (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 180 min.
Story: For high schooler Aaron Corbett, turning 18 means becoming not just a man but a nephilim, too -- half human, half angel, with supernatural abilities.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: angel, chosen one, supernatural, orphan, good versus evil, prophecy, adventure, young heroes, heroes, fallen angel, life turned upside down, foreknowledge ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Lightning: Fire from the Sky (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Overwhelmed by a disastrous lightning storm that his son predicted, a man must learn to trust his son in order to save his family and the whole community.
Style: serious
Plot: daring rescue, obsessive quest, small town, race against time, adventure, rescue, save the day, survival, parents and children, apocalypse, forces of nature, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Irreplaceable (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: All the people in this countryside area, can count on Jean-Pierre, the doctor who auscultates them, heals and reassures them day and night, 7 days a week. Now Jean-Pierre is sick, so he sees Natalie, a young doctor, coming from the hospital to ...
Plot: doctor, hospital, cancer, mayor, singing, dog, doctor patient relationship, dancing, pregnant, goose, country music, injection ...
Time: 2010s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
City of Angels (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: The story revolves around a woman named Anna Brookes who works with the military to hunt and take down Supernatural beings that were left behind after a world changing event scarred half of Lion City.
Plot: evil, hunting, supernatural, city, doctor, military, criminal
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.4
 407K
Hancock (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Hancock is a down-and-out superhero who's forced to employ a PR expert to help repair his image when the public grows weary of all the damage he's inflicted during his lifesaving heroics. The agent's idea of imprisoning the antihero ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, entertaining, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: immortality, superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, anti heroes, memory loss, good versus evil, impossible love, soul mate, fight scenes, flying, alcohol ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Thoughtcrimes (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Freya McAllister suddenly starts hearing voices in her head on the night of her High School Prom. One night Dr Michael Welles arrives telling Freya that she isn't crazy but that her voices are the thoughts of everyone around her. He teaches her ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, psychological
Plot: telepathy, schizophrenia, government agency, supernatural ability, brain, fbi, crime boss, manipulations, crime, chases and races, special agents, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%