Movies like Shazam!

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Shazam! (2019)
 7.0
 258K
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: entertaining, captivating, surprise ending, whimsical, psychotronic
Plot: super powers, superhero, costumed hero, magic, wizards, teenage boy, superhuman powers, teenage hero, secret identity, adventure, foster home, origin of hero, chosen one, superhuman, transformation, fighting crime, comics, good versus evil, teleportation, childhood, regeneration, telepathy, superhero team, christmas, winter ...
Time: contemporary, 2010s, year 1974
Place: philadelphia

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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, transformation, violence, rescue, good versus evil, fistfight and superhero mostly in Action, Adventure and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Shazam!: Max Steel (2016), Doctor Strange (2016), Jumanji (2017), Psychokinesis (2018), Thor: Ragnarok (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 4.6
 18K
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: tense, captivating, intense, suspense, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: transformation, good versus evil, creature, martial arts, alien technology, teenage boy, superhero, teenager, secret, alien, giant creature, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 602K
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, comic ...
Plot: magic, supernatural power, sorcerer, fantasy world, wizards, mentor, good versus evil, time loop, superhero, teleportation, fight scenes, magician ...
Time: year 2016, year 2017, 2010s
Place: hong kong, nepal, new york, london, mount everest
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.9
 322K
Jumanji (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Canada, UK, Australia, Germany
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, cliffhanger, psychotronic, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventurer, teenage boy, jungle, team, mission, video game, game, animal attack, fright, zoologist, explorer, teleportation ...
Time: year 1996, 90s, year 2016, 2010s, 1990s
Place: new hampshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: feel good, tense, entertaining, captivating, light
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: telekinesis, father daughter relationship, korean, superhero, supernatural power, security guard, restaurant, origin of hero, transformation, fighting crime, adaptation, adventure ...
Time: contemporary
Place: seoul, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 7.9
 592K
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, comic, psychotronic, stylized, surprise ending ...
Plot: supernatural power, alien planet, giant creature, warrior, female villain, norse mythology, planet, superhero, alien civilization, battles, norse god, demon ...
Time: 2010s, year 2017
Place: new york, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.0
 604K
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, psychotronic ...
Plot: anti hero, dark hero, female warrior, insanity, villain turns good, superhero, mission, tough girl, fight scenes, secret mission, villain, super villain ...
Time: 2010s
Place: washington d.c., usa, pentagon, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 363K
Venom (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: China, USA
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: anti hero, supernatural power, super powers, alien monster, superhero, super villain, alien, tough guy, experiment gone awry, laboratory, mutation, alien life-form ...
Time: 2010s
Place: san francisco, malaysia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 907K
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, dark humor, comic, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, anti hero, superhuman powers, anti heroes, dark hero, mutant, revenge, immortality, supernatural ability, escapades, imaginary, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 102K
Power Rangers (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Japan, Mexico, 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: reboot, psychotronic, surprise ending, colourful, funny ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: superhero team, power rangers, superhero, teenage superhero, good versus evil, transformation, origin of hero, teenage life, female fighter, giant creature, teenager, super strength ...
Time: quarry, 2010s, prehistory, year 2017, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: comic, exciting, humorous, intense, suspense ...
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, disagreement, masked superhero, teenage hero, costumed hero, teamwork, ex soldier, brainwashing, haunted by the past, escape, death of father ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, 90s, year 1991
Place: russia, vienna, siberia, eastern europe, cleveland ohio ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 572K
Wonder Woman (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA, UK
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, chosen one, strong female lead, adventure, greek mythology, superhero, justice, princess, good versus evil, immortality, fight scenes ...
Time: 1910s, 2010s, year 1918
Place: tower bridge london, london, big ben london, belgium, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Dark Knight Rises (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Following the death of District Attorney Harvey Dent, Batman assumes responsibility for Dent's crimes to protect the late attorney's reputation and is subsequently hunted by the Gotham City Police Department. Eight years later, Batman ...
Style: exciting, bleak, twists and turns, serious, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, batman, secret identity, chaos and mayhem, explosion, double life, police detective, tragic villain, nuclear threat, disguise ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, pentagon, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 3.6
 4K
Maximum Ride (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Six children genetically cross-bred with avian DNA, complete with wings, take flight around the country to discover their origins.
Style: enigmatic, tense, suspense, surprise ending, exciting
Plot: supernatural power, teenage boy, experiment, female fighter, rescue, hearing voices, martial arts, mutant, strong female character, female warrior, kidnapping, violence ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
18%
 5.6
 129K
The Dark Tower (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, 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, apocalyptic, exciting, disturbing, surprise ending
Plot: alternate dimension, gunslinger, humanity in peril, portal, psychic, mind control, revenge, stephen king, boy, apocalypse, loner, murder ...
Time: 2010s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, stylized, psychotronic, humorous, scary ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: monster, anti heroes, superhero, evil, supernatural ability, heaven and hell, good versus evil, army, heroes, supernatural, adventure, superhuman powers ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1950s, 50s
Place: northern ireland, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, man versus machine, master villain, save the world, supernatural ability, good versus evil, superhero team, androids and robots, imaginary, graphic violence, artificial intelligence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, future
Place: usa, seoul, africa, new york, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Wonder Woman 1984 (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Wonder Woman comes into conflict with the Soviet Union during the Cold War in the 1980s and finds a formidable foe by the name of the Cheetah.
Style: intense, entertaining, suspense, emotional, twists and turns ...
Plot: superhero, greek mythology, wonder woman character, female protagonist, strong female lead, superhuman powers, girl power, hand to hand combat, princess, supernatural power, superheroine, courage ...
Time: 80s, year 1984
Place: washington d.c., moscow russia, new york, london, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.9
 374K
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, psychotronic, twists and turns, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: supernatural power, superhero, demi god, atlantis, mythology, underwater, super powers, superhuman powers, mermaid, power, ocean, creature ...
Time: 2010s, 1990s, year 1985, 90s, 80s
Place: atlantic ocean, sicily italy, sicily, maine, sahara desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Movie in collections
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, good versus evil, superhero, superhuman powers, fighting crime, protector, vigilantism, double life, save the day, imaginary, teenage life, experiment ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, suspense, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural power, super villain, team, superhero, fight scenes, supervillain, magic, end of the world, battlefield, save the world, invasion, teenage superhero ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, scotland, africa, manhattan new york city, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.3
 153K
Fantastic Four (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four young outsiders teleport to a dangerous universe, which alters their physical form in shocking ways. Their lives irrevocably upended, the team must learn to harness their daunting new abilities and work together to save Earth from a former ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero team, adventure, superhero, transformation, teleportation, telekinesis, imaginary, portal, strong female character, superheroine, black ops, save the world ...
Time: year 2015, year 2014, 2010s, 2000s, year 2007
Place: usa, new york, panama, pentagon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 387K
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, entertaining, captivating, exciting, surprise ending ...
Plot: superhero, super powers, superhero team, alien, superman character, super strength, alien monster, hand to hand combat, giant, costumed hero, battle, battles ...
Time: 2010s
Place: kansas, russia, tower bridge london, london, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: comic, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, good versus evil, batman, dark hero, superman character, save the world, vigilante, super speed, justice, imaginary, super strength ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1918, year 1981, 2010s
Place: usa, u.s. capitol building, washington d.c., africa, tijuana mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles II: The Secret of the Ooze (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The Turtles and the Shredder battle once again, this time for the last cannister of the ooze that created the Turtles, which Shredder wants to create an army of new mutants.
Style: humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: ninja, martial arts, superhero, mutant, good versus evil, antidote, fight, turtle, adventure, fighting crime, master villain, secret identity ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.9
 348K
The Mask (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When timid bank clerk Stanley Ipkiss discovers a magical mask containing the spirit of the Norse god Loki, his entire life changes. While wearing the mask, Ipkiss becomes a supernatural playboy exuding charm and confidence which allows him to catch ...
Style: funny, light, humorous, entertaining, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: superhuman powers, double life, superhero, gangsters, dual identity, fall in love, social misfits, alter ego, transformation, good versus evil, love and romance, robbery ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.3
 546K
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, sentimental, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, kids, date night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, super villain, double life, scientist, mad scientist, disguise, student, good versus evil, science, friendship, teenage hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.3
 39K
The Medallion (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Hong Kong detective suffers a fatal accident involving a mysterious medallion and is transformed into an immortal warrior with superhuman powers.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, cult film ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: interpol, adventure, superhuman powers, martial arts, chase, rescue, heroes, good versus evil, police detective, locket, heroic mission, escapades ...
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.4
 513K
X-Men 2 (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses – Magneto and Mystique – to unhinge ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, psychotronic, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, mutant, super powers, good versus evil, mind control, scientist, assassination attempt, dark hero, bigotry, professor ...
Time: future, 21st century, contemporary, near future, 2000s
Place: usa, boston, canada, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.4
 173K
The Mummy (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human ...
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspense, exciting, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, pharaoh, tomb, supernatural, immortal, archaeology, ancient egypt, monster, archeological dig, egyptian mythology, treasure hunt, one man army ...
Time: 2010s, 1930s
Place: egypt, middle east, big ben london, london, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.2
 501K
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, suspenseful, serious, cult film ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night, chick flick
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, double life, friendship, heroes, jealousy, amnesia, transformation, super powers, genetically altered, character change ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%