Movies and TV shows like The Tick

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The Tick (2016)
 7.4
 17K
The Tick (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: In a world where superheroes have been real for decades, an accountant with zero powers comes to realize his city is owned by a super villain. As he struggles to uncover this conspiracy, he falls in league with a strange blue superhero.
Style: parody, absurd, humorous, captivating, entertaining, comic, reboot
Audience: teens
Plot: super villain, superhero, super powers, teenager, friendship, obsession, justice, rivalry, adventure, investigation, danger, escapades, super strength, accountant, brother sister relationship
Place: usa

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Most similar movies to The Tick

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, humorous and entertaining films and TV series with plots about superhero, heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, adventure and good versus evil mostly in Sci-Fi, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Tick: Lab Rats: Elite Force (2016), Doom Patrol (2019), Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018), The Troop (2009), Vagrant Queen (2020). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Tick (2001)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The Tick is an American sitcom based on the character Tick from the comic book of the same name. It aired on Fox in late 2001 and was produced by Columbia TriStar Television. With a pilot airing on November 8, the series ran nine episodes on ...
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: superhero, goofy hero, rescue, disorder, danger, odd couple, crimes, crime, heroes, partners, partners against crime, accountant ...
Time: contemporary
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100%
Lab Rats: Elite Force (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: "Lab Rats: Elite Force" is set in a bustling metropolis after the Mighty Med hospital is destroyed by a band of unknown super-villains. After Adam and Leo volunteer to oversee the students at Davenport's Bionic Academy, Kaz, Oliver ...
Style: humorous, captivating
Plot: superhero, super strength, super villain, superheroine, danger, escapades, super weapon, superhero team, runaway, love and romance, revenge, mentor ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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100%
 7.9
 41K
Doom Patrol (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Doom Patrol’s members each suffered horrible accidents that gave them superhuman abilities — but also left them scarred and disfigured. Traumatized and downtrodden, the team found purpose through The Chief, who brought them together to ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, bleak ...
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superhero team, superhero, outcast, androids and robots, tragedy, talking robot, tragic event, villain, warner bros, misfit, cyborgs, split personality ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Cloak & Dagger (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Two teenagers from very different backgrounds awaken to newly acquired superpowers which mysteriously link them to one another.
Style: captivating, tense, exciting, bleak
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, teenage superhero, superhero, super strength, teenager, youth, friendship, supernatural, teleportation, danger, investigation, vengeance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 6.1
 1K
The Troop (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Troop is an American-Canadian live-action, single camera comedy-adventure television series about a trio of teenagers who fight and capture monsters and other supernatural phenomena that invade the fictional town of Lakewood. Created and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, captivating, light ...
Audience: kids
Plot: supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, young heroes, rivalry, danger, youth, teachers and students, parallel world, friendship, friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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68%
Vagrant Queen (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Elida, an orphaned queen who refuses to accept her true title, prefers to scavenge and get into scrapes throughout the galaxy as the Republic government seeks to snuff out her royal bloodline. Elida's existence is turned upside down when her ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, intense, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: justice, outer space, superhero, adventure, danger, fantasy world, youth, friendship, family relations, crimes, superhuman, fight scenes ...
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67%
The Thundermans (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Meet The Thundermans, a typical suburban family that happens to have astounding superpowers. At the center of the action are the 14-year-old Thunderman twins, who share the same bathroom, the same school, and the same annoying little siblings. Their ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, humorous, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, twins, siblings relations, young heroes, heroes, supernatural power, superhuman powers, family relations, teenager, youth, friendship, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Posthuman Project (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Denny Burke is finally about to graduate high school. Senior year has been one bad thing after another: a broken leg, a broken heart, and — worst of all — a broken home. With four of his closest friends, Denny goes on one last rock-climbing ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous
Plot: high school student, super strength, superhero, rock climbing, super powers, friends, group of friends, adolescence vs adulthood, travel, teenager, friendship, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 5.9
 745
NightMan (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Night Man is an American action/adventure/sci-fi series that aired in syndication from September 15, 1997 to May 17, 1999. The series is loosely based on a comic book published by Malibu Comics and was created by Steve Englehart and developed for ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, heroes, adventure, superhuman powers, rivalry, fighting crime, escapades, danger, imaginary, jazz, super strength, telepathy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, entertaining, humorous, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero team, villain, alternate reality, save the world, adventure, lgbt, superhero, time travel, super villain, female warrior, martial arts, strong female character ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Superman and Lois (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Follows the world's most famous super hero and comic books' most famous journalist as they deal with all the stress, pressures, and complexities that come with being working parents in today's society.
Style: light, captivating, entertaining
Plot: superhero, superman character, super powers, alien superhero, family relations, flying superhero, female journalist, couples, family life, super strength, parenthood, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Inhumans (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After the Royal Family of Inhumans is splintered by a military coup, they barely escape to Hawaii where their surprising interactions with the lush world and humanity around them may prove to not only save them, but Earth itself.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, entertaining, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman, teleportation, supernatural power, royal family, betrayal, friendship, super strength, isolated community, brother brother relationship, alien, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.2
 117K
Supergirl (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, serious, emotional, entertaining
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, strong female character, superheroine, secret identity, super powers, save the day, heroes, danger, superhuman powers, undercover, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.5
 20K
Batman (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Batman is a 1960s American live action television series, based on the DC comic book character of the same name. It stars Adam West as Batman and Burt Ward as Robin — two crime-fighting heroes who defend Gotham City. It aired on ABC for three ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, estate, secret identity, heroes, society, crimes, imaginary, criminal heroes, fighting crime, chief, business venture, super vehicle ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.5
 485
Deadpool (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 11 min.
TV show
Story: Deadpool is hired and smitten by the enigmatically psychotic Typhoid Mary. But who is his target?
Style: captivating, feel good, exciting, humorous, light
Plot: super villain, superhero, humour, deadly, adult humor, danger, crimes, heroes, male protagonist, silly humor, lone hero, chase ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Power Rangers Samurai (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A new generation of Power Rangers must master the mystical and ancient Samurai Symbols of Power which give them control over the elements of Fire, Water, Sky, Forest, and Earth. Under the guidance of their all-knowing mentor and the aid of their ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: power rangers, superhero, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, samurai, adventure, heroic mission, rivalry, youth, supernatural ability, escapades ...
Time: 2010s
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59%
 6.9
 16K
Krypton (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Set two generations before the destruction of the legendary Man of Steel’s home planet, Krypton follows Superman’s grandfather — whose House of El was ostracized and shamed — as he fights to redeem his family’s honor and save his beloved ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, non-linear, talky
Audience: teens
Plot: alien planet, save the world, friendship, betrayal, uncover truth, youth, destiny, martial arts, rivalry, heroes, family relations, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 4.4
 38K
Thunder Force (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In a world where supervillains are commonplace, two estranged childhood best friends reunite after one devises a treatment that gives them powers to protect their city.
Style: captivating, humorous, light, entertaining, feel good ...
Plot: superhero, super villain, female protagonist, superhero team, interracial friendship, friend, old friend, superheroine, teamwork, heroes, heroine, protector ...
Place: chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 7.9
 77K
Agent Carter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: It's 1946, and peace has dealt Peggy Carter a serious blow as she finds herself marginalized when the men return home from fighting abroad. Working for the covert SSR (Strategic Scientific Reserve), Peggy must balance doing administrative work ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret agents, female agent, special agents, heroes, undercover, tough girl, heroic mission, hand to hand combat, danger, adventure, save the world, imaginary ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman is a live-action American television series based on the characters in Superman and Action. Lois & Clark starred Dean Cain as Superman/Clark Kent and Teri Hatcher as Lois Lane, and aired on ABC ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, undercover, journalism, newspaper, good versus evil, romance, adventure, danger, rivalry, superhuman powers, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Middleman (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Middleman is an American television series. The series, which was developed for television by Javier Grillo-Marxuach for ABC Family, is based on the Viper Comics series, The Middleman, created by Grillo-Marxuach and Les McClaine. The series ran ...
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, secret agents, save the world, hidden identity, escapades, good versus evil, disorder, rivalry, danger, law enforcement, partners, evil force ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.8
 2K
The Phantom (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Before Superman, Spider-Man, and Batman, there was The Phantom, the greatest legend in the annals of 20th century comic-book crime fighting. Now, the immortal superhero returns to strike terror in the hearts of villains around the world - and to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, fighting crime, adventure, secret identity, escapades, danger, rivalry, undercover, heroic mission, vigilante, martial arts ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
 7K
The Flash (1990)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: The Flash is a 1990 American television series that starred John Wesley Shipp as the superhero, the Flash, and co-starred Amanda Pays. The series was developed from the DC Comics characters by the writing team of Danny Bilson and Paul De Meo, and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, tense, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: secret identity, superhero, fighting crime, save the day, chases and races, danger, adventure, superhuman powers, rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 4.4
 948
Level Up (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Level Up was a live-action television series that is broadcast on Cartoon Network. A film with the same title, which served as a pilot for the series, premiered on November 23, 2011. The series premiered on Tuesday, January 24, 2012, at 8 p.m. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, tense, captivating, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, best friends, parallel world, imaginary, danger, youth, rivalry, high school, escapades, video game, arcade game ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.5
 111
Gagamboy (2004)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Gagamboy (Spiderboy) is -you guessed it- Spiderman parody. both the main villain and Spiderboy gain their powers by eating radioactive bugs.
Style: parody, humorous, exciting, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, mutant, satire, escapades, rivalry, disorder, undercover, crime fighter, secret identity, superhuman powers, mutation, secret love ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.6
 325K
The Flash (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, surprise ending, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, heroes, supernatural power, speed, time travel, good versus evil, adventure, secret identity, save the world, save the day, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2020s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Power Rangers R.P.M (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: In the near future, the mysterious and sinister Venjix Computer Network is attempting to conquer and lay ruin to the entire planet. Mankind has retreated into environmentally-shielded domed cities to protect against the pollution and machines ...
Style: serious, stylized, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: power rangers, superhero, rivalry, secret identity, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, chaos, computer virus, world domination, escapades, battles ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Falcon and the Winter Soldier (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: TV series centering on Marvel Cinematic Universe characters Falcon and The Winter Soldier.
Style: exciting, disturbing, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Plot: superhero, super powers, superhuman, super villain, cyborgs, violence, tough guy, miraculous event, warrior, good versus evil, save the world, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.2
 1K
Superboy (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Superboy is a half-hour live-action television series based on the fictional DC Comics comic book character Kal-El's early years as Superboy. The show ran from 1988–1992 in syndication. It was renamed The Adventures of Superboy at the start ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, secret identity, adventure, imaginary, danger, escapades, good versus evil, heroes, youth, love and romance, young heroes, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Big Bad Beetleborgs (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: A trio of preteens are dared by two snobby brothers into going into a haunted house that is occupied by a trio of monsters. The kids accidentally free a genie that is trapped in a pipe organ. The genie offers to grant the kids one wish. The kids ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous
Plot: friends, adventure, heroes, escapades, rivalry, african american, villain, mummy, vampire, armor, supernatural power, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%