Movies like Pokémon: Detective Pikachu

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Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (2019)
 7.0
 39K
Pokémon: Detective Pikachu (2019)
Original name: Pokémon Detective Pikachu
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a world where people collect pocket-size monsters (pokemon) to do battle, a boy comes across an intelligent monster who seeks to be a detective.
Style: buddy comedy
Plot: pokemon, missing father, missing person, amnesia, live action, lens flare, big city

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, entertaining, humorous and semi serious films with plots about adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, fight scenes, mentor and dialogue mostly in Adventure, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Pokémon: Detective Pikachu: Deadpool 2 (2018), Deadpool (2016), R.I.P.D. (2013), Green Lantern (2011), Zoom (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.8
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Deadpool 2 (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.
Style: dark humor, humorous, funny, entertaining, bloody ...
Plot: mutant, superhero, mercenary, time travel, dark hero, parody, self healing, violence, blind woman, anti hero, teleportation, brutality ...
Time: 2010s
Place: hong kong
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 8.0
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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, humorous, dark humor, comic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, dark hero, mutant, anti heroes, self healing, immortality, escapades, supernatural ability, parody, imaginary, revenge ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa
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100%
 5.6
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R.I.P.D. (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A recently slain cop joins a team of undead police officers working for the Rest in Peace Department and tries to find the man who murdered him. Based on the comic by Peter M. Lenkov.
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: investigation, supernatural, afterlife, back from the dead, obsessive quest, unlikely partners, ghost, uncover truth, police detective, partners, escapades, gold ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, boston
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 5.5
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Green Lantern (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For centuries, a small but powerful force of warriors called the Green Lantern Corps has sworn to keep intergalactic order. Each Green Lantern wears a ring that grants him superpowers. But when a new enemy called Parallax threatens to destroy the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, comic, semi serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1993, 2010s, year 2011 ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Spy Kids: All the Time in the World in 4D (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Eight years after the third film, the OSS has become the world's top spy agency, while the Spy Kids department has since become defunct. A retired spy Marissa (Jessica Alba) is thrown back into the action along with her stepchildren when a ...
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.3
 17K
Zoom (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Jack Shepard is an out-of-shape auto shop owner, far removed from the man who once protected the world's freedom. Reluctantly called back into action by the government, Jack is tasked with turning a ragtag group of kids with special powers into ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
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100%
 6.1
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Men in Black II (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's ...
Style: humorous, light, offbeat, stylized, not serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: evil alien, ufo, undercover, alien, race against time, good versus evil, fictional government agency, master villain, escapades, friends, secret agents, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2002, 2000s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, new york, massachusetts, grand central station manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city
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100%
 5.4
 721
Lost & Found (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sent to spend the summer with their uncle on a remote island, young brothers Andy and Mark learn that their eccentric grandfather once owned the island, but vanished without a trace…taking with him the secret to a vast fortune. Delving into the ...
Plot: island, treasure, summer, underground, treasure hunt, business card, runaway, missing father, seaplane, juvenile delinquent, secret passage, knife ...
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34%
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Sonic the Hedgehog (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Japan, USA
Story: Sonic and the gang must team up to fight Dr. Eggman.
Plot: bar fight, government, heroism, hologram, alien invasion, anthropomorphic animal, super speed, laser gun, villainess, sheriff, police car, ring ...
Place: san francisco
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the late 1870's - A woman hires an anthropologist/adventurer to track down her husband, who has disappeared while searching for an elusive passage to the center of the earth
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventurer, heroic mission, daring rescue, adventure, danger, travel, foot chase, anthropologist, missing person, wilderness, tour guide, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, prehistoric times
Place: alaska, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Jett Jackson: The Movie (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Jett Jackson, who is the star of Silverstone, is considering quitting Silverstone when it is given a three year extension. During the filming of the last episode, Jett is accidently sucked into Silverstone's world when a prop malfunctions. ...
Style: feel good, stylized, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing
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Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.5
 98K
Spy Kids (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Carmen and Juni think their parents are boring. Little do they know that in their day, Gregorio and Ingrid Cortez were the top secret agents from their respective countries. They gave up that life to raise their children. Now, the disappearances of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, rescue, kidnapping, family, fantasy world, danger, escapades, mad scientist, chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Spy Kids 3-D: Game Over (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Carmen's caught in a virtual reality game designed by the Kids' new nemesis, the Toymaker. It's up to Juni to save his sister, and ultimately the world.
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, ridiculous ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rescue, child hero, mission, family, adventure, video game, danger, youth, daring rescue, escapades, secret agents, chases and races ...
Time: 2000s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Spy Kids 2: Island of Lost Dreams (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Exploring the further adventures of Carmen and Juni Cortez, who have now joined the family spy business as Level 2 OSS agents. Their new mission is to save the world from a mad scientist living on a volcanic island populated by an imaginative ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, exciting, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: island, adventure, rivalry, mad scientist, spy, ballet, genetic engineering, good versus evil, scientist, family, young heroes, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Honey, We Shrunk Ourselves (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: The joke's on absent-minded scientist Wayne Szalinski when his troublesome invention shrinks him, his brother and their wives so effectively that their children think they've completely disappeared. Of course, this gives the kids free rein ...
Style: feel good, humorous, not serious, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: inventor, shrinking, fish out of water, adventure, family, experiment gone awry, rescue, disorder, odd couple, misfit, nothing goes right, mischievous children ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A quartet of mutated humanoid turtles clash with an uprising criminal gang of ninjas
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Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: mutant, ninja, martial arts, secret identity, friendship, good versus evil, adventure, fighting crime, save the day, master villain, genetically altered, mentor ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s, 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, stylized, semi serious, exciting, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
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Time: 90s, 1990s, 80s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
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Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 3.1
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Mindstorm (2001)
Genre: Action, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A psychic's investigation into the disappearance of a Senator's daughter leads her to a dangerous cult and the truth about her mysterious past.
Plot: senator, mind reading, fbi, fbi agent, politician, missing person, psychic, secret experiment, ranch, cult, amnesia, helicopter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.2
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Thunderbirds (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Dangerous missions are the bread and butter of the Thunderbirds, a high-tech secret force employed by the government. Led by Jeff Tracy (Bill Paxton), the Thunderbirds are at the top of their game, but their nemesis, The Hood (Ben Kingsley), has ...
Style: futuristic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
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Time: future, 21st century
Place: london, europe, massachusetts, big ben london, tower bridge london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 2.7
 145
Wastelander (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic landscape, an ex-soldier wanders in search of his lost home and family. Along the way, he joins a makeshift group of survivors who convince him to lead them through the wasteland. But when a band of pillaging raiders comes ...
Plot: adventure, amnesia, fight, laser, post apocalypse, punk rocker
Time: future
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA, Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After his brother Robeson disappears without a trace while exploring Africa in search of a legendary 'white tribe', Allan Quatermain decides to follow in his footsteps to learn what became of him. Soon after arriving, he discovers the Lost ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, awful, idiotic, ridiculous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: treasure hunt, missing person, adventurer, rescue, slave, adventure, jungle, treasure, heroic mission, rivalry, daring rescue, escapades ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s
Place: africa, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Agent Cody Banks 2: Destination London (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: With all-new gadgets, high-flying action, exciting chases and a wisecracking new handler, Derek (Anthony Anderson), Cody has to retrieve the device before the world's leaders fall under the evil control of a diabolical villain.
Style: humorous, not serious, buddy comedy, idiotic, melancholic ...
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Plot: espionage, cia, boarding school, undercover, summer camp, boarding school life, family, adventure, adventurer, danger, youth, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Movie in collections
 5.7
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Monster Trucks (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Looking for any way to get away from the life and town he was born into, Tripp, a high school senior, builds a Monster Truck from bits and pieces of scrapped cars. After an accident at a nearby oil-drilling site displaces a strange and subterranean ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, not serious
Audience: teens
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Time: contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.5
 78K
Self/less (2015)
Genre: Action, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An extremely wealthy elderly man dying from cancer undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness to the body of a healthy young man but everything may not be as good as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, futuristic, philosophical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: moral dilemma, immortality, uncover truth, manhunt, chase, cloning, soul transference, body snatching, laboratory, hidden identity, mad scientist, dealing with death ...
Time: future, 21st century, near future, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, st. louis missouri, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
X-Men Origins: Wolverine (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After seeking to live a normal life, Logan sets out to avenge the death of his girlfriend by undergoing the mutant Weapon X program and becoming Wolverine.
Style: exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mutant, supernatural ability, superhero, superhuman powers, experiment, scientist, rage, boxer, army, vengeance, attack, haunted by the past ...
Time: 2000s
Place: nigeria, usa, canada, ohio, vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Detective Heart of America: The Final Freedom (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Detective Heart of America, America's greatest eagle-statue-detective takes on his hardest case yet in this thrilling feature length adventure. When a nefarious criminal has used his tremendous stockpile of stolen wealth to purchase all of the ...
Plot: hotel, terrorism, surrealism, patriotism, alternate reality, statue, puppet, eagle
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.1
 86K
Small Soldiers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: When missile technology is used to enhance toy action figures, the toys soon begin to take their battle programming too seriously.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, light, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: soldier, objects come to life, toy comes to life, family, battles, danger, technology gone awry, store, good versus evil, suburbs, heroes, prototype ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Artemis Fowl (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Story: Artemis Fowl the second, a young Irish criminal mastermind, kidnaps the fairy LEPrecon officer Holly Short for ransom to fund rescuing his father. Once a transaction is made, they go onto a hunt for the evil pixie Opal Koboi and rush to save Artemis ...
Plot: ransom, fairy, kidnapping, criminal, missing father, irish, child
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Clubhouse Detectives (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Late one night, Billy and Kade Ruckman see their neighbor, Michael Chambers, murder a woman, but Chambers has a story all set to convince their mother Vicky, that it was just a rehearsal scene from an opera. The only ones who can help them find the ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: murder, amateur detective, investigation, friendship, private detective, who done it, anti heroes, protagonist as suspect, crimes, adventure, mystery, uncover truth ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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