Movies like Shazam!

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Shazam! (2019)
 7.0
 317K
Shazam! (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.
Style: captivating, exciting, entertaining, tense, surprise ending, psychotronic, whimsical
Plot: superhero, super powers, teenage hero, chosen one, wizards, magic, costumed hero, superhuman powers, teenage boy, secret identity, superhero team, adventure, flying superhero, superhuman, fighting crime, childhood, transformation, teleportation, foster home, teenager, friendship, teamwork, supernatural power, supernatural, scientist ...
Time: contemporary, 70s, 2010s, year 1974
Place: philadelphia, new york

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Most similar movies to Shazam!

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out surprise ending, psychotronic, exciting and entertaining films with plots about fight, falling from height, good versus evil, supernatural power, transformation, fistfight and superhero mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Shazam!: Aquaman (2018), Thor: Ragnarok (2017), Doctor Strange (2016), Wonder Woman (2017), Max Steel (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.8
 442K
Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
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, twists and turns, psychotronic, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, atlantis, demi god, mermaid, mythology, half breed, super powers, muscleman, princess, power, superhuman powers ...
Time: 2010s, 90s, 80s, year 1985
Place: atlantic ocean, boston, maine, sahara, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 695K
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, dark fantasy, psychotronic, stylized, epic ...
Plot: supernatural power, alien planet, female villain, giant creature, norse mythology, warrior, good versus evil, norse god, planet, alien civilization, superhero, deity ...
Time: year 2017, 2010s
Place: norway, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.5
 693K
Doctor Strange (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After his career is destroyed, a brilliant but arrogant surgeon gets a new lease on life when a sorcerer takes him under her wing and trains him to defend the world against evil.
Style: breathtaking, colourful, entertaining, witty, thought provoking ...
Plot: magic, supernatural power, sorcerer, good versus evil, wizards, mentor, superhero, fantasy world, teleportation, fight scenes, parallel universe, multiverse ...
Time: year 2017, year 2016, 2010s
Place: nepal, new york, london, hong kong, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.4
 636K
Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: An Amazon princess comes to the world of Man in the grips of the First World War to confront the forces of evil and bring an end to human conflict.
Style: suspense, psychotronic, twists and turns, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Plot: superheroine, female warrior, tough girl, good versus evil, strong female lead, justice, chosen one, super strength, adventure, fight scenes, superhero, super powers ...
Time: 1910s, 2010s, year 1918
Place: tower bridge london, london, big ben london, paris france, belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 4.6
 19K
Max Steel (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The adventures of teenager Max McGrath and alien companion Steel, who must harness and combine their tremendous new powers to evolve into the turbo-charged superhero Max Steel.
Style: captivating, tense, intense, suspense, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, teenager, transformation, creature, secret, superhero, teenage boy, alien technology, martial arts, super strength, scientist, half human ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.
Style: exciting, biting, psychotronic, colourful, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: game, jungle, adventurer, teenage boy, video game, team, mission, zoologist, teleportation, fright, quest, curse ...
Time: year 2016, 90s, 2010s, year 1996
Place: new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Spider-Man: No Way Home (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: Sony Pictures Entertainment and The Walt Disney Company jointly announced that Marvel Studios and its President Kevin Feige will produce the third film in the "Spider-Man: Homecoming" series, starring Tom Holland. The film is scheduled to ...
Style: exciting, disturbing, psychotronic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, teenage superhero, double life, supernatural power, teenage boy, spider man character, superhuman powers, peter parker character, tough guy, high school student, martial arts, multiverse ...
Time: 2020s
Place: new york, mexico, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 464K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, China
Duration: 112 min.
Story: When Eddie Brock acquires the powers of a symbiote, he will have to release his alter-ego "Venom" to save his life.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: date night
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, super powers, alien monster, tough guy, super villain, alien, alien life-form, experiment gone awry, mutation, good versus evil, humanity ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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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, captivating, semi serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: supernatural power, fight scenes, super strength, super villain, magic, super powers, invasion, battlefield, team, superhero, teenage superhero, alien ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 8.0
 995K
Deadpool (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Deadpool tells the origin story of former Special Forces operative turned mercenary Wade Wilson, who after being subjected to a rogue experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego Deadpool. Armed with his new ...
Style: exciting, stylized, parody, absurd, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, dark hero, immortality, revenge, mutant, dark humor, escapades, fight scenes, supernatural ability, regeneration, invulnerability ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, sinister, intense ...
Plot: superhero, teenage hero, supernatural power, ex soldier, disagreement, teamwork, superhero team, haunted by the past, battles, brainwashing, masked superhero, police chase ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, 2010s
Place: africa, berlin germany, new york, eastern europe, vienna ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 5.9
 671K
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, intense, psychotronic, humorous ...
Plot: super villain, mission, fight scenes, female warrior, tough girl, dark hero, villain turns good, superhero, insanity, creature, villainess, one against many ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, pentagon, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Avengers: Age of Ultron (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, master villain, superhero, supernatural ability, man versus machine, save the world, artificial intelligence, good versus evil, female assassin, androids and robots, warrior, killer robot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, oslo norway, london, new york, eastern europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Amazing Spider-Man 2 (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: For Peter Parker, life is busy. Between taking out the bad guys as Spider-Man and spending time with the person he loves, Gwen Stacy, high school graduation cannot come quickly enough. Peter has not forgotten about the promise he made to Gwen’s ...
Style: serious, stylized, intense, emotional, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: heroes, superhero, superhuman powers, double life, fighting crime, good versus evil, protector, vigilantism, save the day, teenage life, experiment, disguise ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.6
 137K
The Dark Tower (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at ...
Style: suspense, exciting, disturbing, surprise ending, apocalyptic ...
Plot: alternate dimension, humanity in peril, gunslinger, portal, psychic, one against many, mind control, murder, revenge, brutality, boy, supernatural ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brooklyn new york city, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Psychokinesis (2018)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ordinary guy suddenly finds he has superpowers he can use to help his spirited daughter and the people around them, but he also runs into trouble in the process.
Style: light, entertaining, tense, feel good, captivating
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: telekinesis, korean, father daughter relationship, superhero, supernatural power, super powers, restaurant, security guard, adaptation, fighting crime, adventure, transformation ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.9
 107K
Power Rangers (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Japan, Canada, New Zealand
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Saban's Power Rangers follows five ordinary teens who must become something extraordinary when they learn that their small town of Angel Grove — and the world — is on the verge of being obliterated by an alien threat. Chosen by destiny, our ...
Style: psychotronic, surprise ending, colourful, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero team, teenage superhero, power rangers, teenager, superhero, good versus evil, transformation, teenage life, monster, female fighter, super strength, friendship ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, Hungary
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In this continuation to the adventure of the demon superhero, an evil elf breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures, as he declares war against humanity. He is on a mission to release The Golden Army, a deadly group of fighting machines ...
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, stylized, psychotronic, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: monster, superhero, supernatural ability, good versus evil, heroic mission, army, heaven and hell, heroes, evil, supernatural, adventure, fate of humanity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 50s
Place: northern ireland, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 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, stylized, suspenseful, serious, suspense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, batman, justice, good versus evil, superhero, super strength, dark hero, superman character, save the world, vigilante, super speed, super powers ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, year 1981, year 1918
Place: usa, kansas, washington d.c., africa, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
X-Men: Days of Future Past (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The ultimate X-Men ensemble fights a war for the survival of the species across two time periods as they join forces with their younger selves in an epic battle that must change the past – to save our future.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, good versus evil, time travel, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, superhero, changing the past or future, transformation, heroes, time paradox, teamwork, team ...
Time: 70s, 21st century, 20th century, contemporary, year 1973 ...
Place: usa, new york, washington d.c., china, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 572K
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, sentimental, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, double life, good versus evil, super powers, jealousy, heroes, friendship, amnesia, spider man character, transformation, character change ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, plymouth, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 603K
X-Men (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Two mutants, Rogue and Wolverine, come to a private academy for their kind whose resident superhero team, the X-Men, must oppose a terrorist organization with similar powers.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mutant, heroes, good versus evil, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, adventure, superhero, supernatural, rescue, heroic mission, immortality, genetically altered ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 2000s, near future ...
Place: usa, canada, north america, new york, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
X-Men: First Class (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Before Charles Xavier and Erik Lensherr took the names Professor X and Magneto, they were two young men discovering their powers for the first time. Before they were arch-enemies, they were closest of friends, working together with other mutants ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, surprise ending, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural ability, supernatural power, mutant, superhero, teenage superhero, superhuman powers, tough guy, supernatural, super villain, genetics, team, superhuman ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1944, year 1962, 1940s ...
Place: oxford university, usa, eastern europe, poland, switzerland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 6.1
 441K
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: psychotronic, captivating, exciting, entertaining, surreal ...
Plot: super strength, super powers, superman character, superhero, superhero team, super speed, warrior, giant, one against many, battles, justice league, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
Place: tower bridge london, russia, london, kansas, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Avengers: Endgame (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, 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: psychotronic, entertaining, exciting, epic, captivating ...
Plot: heroes, army, supernatural power, superhero, alien, superheroine, time machine, catastrophe, superhero team, super powers, spacecraft, good versus evil ...
Time: year 2012, near future, year 1970, 2010s, 1940s ...
Place: tokyo, san francisco, new york, japan, manhattan new york city ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
X-Men: The Last Stand (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men and The Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organized under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, superhero, beast, death, capture, teamwork, president, supernatural, master villain, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, future
Place: usa, san francisco, new york, california, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Guardians of the Galaxy (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Light years from Earth, 26 years after being abducted, Peter Quill finds himself the prime target of a manhunt after discovering an orb wanted by Ronan the Accuser.
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, captivating, witty ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, good versus evil, adventure, spacecraft, heroes, space and aliens, teamwork, space travel, superhero, creature, save the world, reluctant partners ...
Time: future, year 1988, year 2014, 80s, 2010s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Superman Returns (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Superman returns to discover his 5-year absence has allowed Lex Luthor to walk free, and that those he was closest to felt abandoned and have moved on. Luthor plots his ultimate revenge that could see millions killed and change the face of the ...
Style: exciting, serious, melancholic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, double life, secret identity, superhero, save the world, transformation, self sacrifice, reporter, good versus evil, invulnerability, adventure, rescue ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 791K
Iron Man 2 (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: With the world now aware of his dual life as the armored superhero Iron Man, billionaire inventor Tony Stark faces pressure from the government, the press and the public to share his technology with the military. Unwilling to let go of his ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, technology, one against many, good versus evil, scientist, russian, rivalry, androids and robots, millionaire, revenge, adventure ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: malibu california, new mexico, monte carlo, new york, moscow russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In the "classic Spider-Man mold", Miles Morales must juggle his high school life with his status as a superhero. Until he learns by Peter Parker, the original Spider-Man, that there is a multiverse, called the "Spider-Verse", in ...
Style: light, exciting, colourful, psychotronic, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: multiverse, teenage superhero, teenage hero, alternate universe, teenager, super powers, superhero, secret identity, physics, peter parker character, robot, school ...
Time: 2010s
Place: brooklyn new york city, manhattan new york city, new york, usa, north america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%