Movies and TV shows like The Boys

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The Boys (2019)
 8.7
 420K
The Boys (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A group of vigilantes known informally as “The Boys” set out to take down corrupt superheroes with no more than blue-collar grit and a willingness to fight dirty.
Style: entertaining, bloody, tense, satirical, parody, funny, captivating, erotic, atmospheric, intellectual ...
Plot: superhero, dark humor, super speed, murder, vengeance, rivalry, society, superheroine, investigation, brutality, superhuman, corruption, violence, supernatural power, super powers, crimes, super strength, superhero team, misfit, father son relationship, pretty girl, supernatural, death, battles, justice ...
Time: future, 2010s, 2020s
Place: new york

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Most similar movies to The Boys

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, suspenseful, tense and captivating films and TV series with plots about superhero, supernatural power, heroes, violence, crimes, murder and death mostly in Action, Drama and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like The Boys: The Punisher (2017), Peacemaker (2022), Powers (2015), HAPPY! (2017), Watchmen (2019). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.5
 225K
The Punisher (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 53 min.
TV show
Story: A former Marine out to punish the criminals responsible for his family's murder finds himself ensnared in a military conspiracy.
Style: brutal, exciting, tense, disturbing, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vigilante, justice, violence, revenge, vengeance, superhero, fight scenes, vigilantism, one man army, gunfight, murder, violent ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, future, 2010s
Place: new york, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 8.3
 101K
Peacemaker (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 40 min.
TV show
Story: The continuing story of Peacemaker – a compellingly vainglorious man who believes in peace at any cost, no matter how many people he has to kill to get it – in the aftermath of the events of “The Suicide Squad.”
Style: humorous, suspense, tense, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: superhero, heroes, chase, society, fight, mission, crimes, supernatural power, super strength, secret identity, race against time, transformation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 7K
Powers (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Two homicide detectives, Christian Walker and Deena Pilgrim, are assigned to investigate cases involving people with superhuman abilities, referred to as “Powers.” Set amidst today’s paparazzi culture, Powers asks the questions, what if the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superhero, supernatural, heroes, supernatural ability, life is a bitch, youth, superhuman powers, destiny, rivalry, supernatural power, fighting crime, law enforcement ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 8.1
 38K
HAPPY! (2017)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Nick Sax, an intoxicated, corrupt ex-cop turned hit man, floats adrift in a world of casual murder, soulless sex and betrayal. After a hit gone wrong, his inebriated life is forever changed by a tiny, relentlessly positive, imaginary blue winged ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense, bleak, funny ...
Plot: imaginary friend, crimes, murder, hitman, investigation, swearing, kidnapping, brutality, fight scenes, goofy hero, wound, hopes ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 8.1
 116K
Watchmen (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 527 min.
TV show
Story: Television series based on the comic-book 'Watchmen', which was published by DC Comics in 1986 - 1987.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, non-linear, suspense, anthology ...
Plot: superhero, superhero team, masked superhero, vigilantism, team, heroes, racial tension, racial slur, police officer, super powers, racial discrimination, fight ...
Time: year 2019
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.1
 273K
Dredd (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, South Africa, India
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In the future, America is a dystopian wasteland. The latest scourge is Ma-Ma, a prostitute-turned-drug pusher with a dangerous new drug and aims to take over the city. The only possibility of stopping her is an elite group of urban police called ...
Style: futuristic, intense, neo noir, touching, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cyberpunk, post apocalypse, distopia, judge, lone hero, tough law enforcer, drugs, brutality, drug lord, corruption, fighting crime, one man army ...
Time: future, near future
Place: usa, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 8.0
 1.0M
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, humorous, funny ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: superhero, revenge, immortality, dark hero, mutant, superhuman powers, escapades, dark humor, violence, breaking the fourth wall, regeneration, cancer ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 7.6
 97K
Titans (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: A team of young superheroes led by Nightwing (formerly Batman's first Robin) form to combat evil and other perils.
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, bleak
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: superhero, superhero team, supernatural ability, secret identity, friendship, superheroine, murder, villain, fight scenes, vengeance, crimes, self discovery ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
13%
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Jupiter's Legacy (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: As the world's first generation of superheroes (who received their powers in the 1930s) become the revered elder guard in the present, their superpowered children struggle to live up to the legendary feats of their parents.
Style: futuristic, exciting, tense, captivating, epic ...
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, teenage superhero, supernatural power, superhero team, super strength, magical power, legacy, superheroine, fight, generation, loyalty ...
Time: year 1929, 1930s
Place: new york, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.5
 271K
Kick-Ass 2 (2013)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Japan
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After Kick-Ass’ insane bravery inspires a new wave of self-made masked crusaders, he joins a patrol led by the Colonel Stars and Stripes. When these amateur superheroes are hunted down by Red Mist — reborn as The Mother Fucker — only the ...
Style: humorous, stylized, brutal, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, vigilante, teenager, double life, masked vigilante, revenge, violence, crime fighter, high school, vengeance, vigilantism, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, post apocalypse, adventure, warrior, murder, death, heroes, master warrior, betrayal, vengeance, love, brutality ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: southern usa, america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Marvel's Jessica Jones (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: After a tragic ending to her short-lived super hero stint, Jessica Jones is rebuilding her personal life and career as a detective who gets pulled into cases involving people with extraordinary abilities in New York City.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, semi serious, neo noir ...
Audience: teens
Plot: female protagonist, superhero, strong female character, private detective, super powers, investigation, strong female lead, supernatural power, lawyer, violence, mind control, good versus evil ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Blade: House of Chthon (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The brutal hunt for the pure bloods continues as the ultimate vampire hunter, Blade, battles to defeat the House of Chthon, an ancient evil sect of vampires that is growing stronger everyday. Led by the vampire overlord Marcus, their objective is to ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, tough guy, superhero, supernatural, vampire hunter, chase, immortality, swearing, heroes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, vengeance ...
Time: 70s, 2000s
Place: detroit
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Slingshot (2016)
Genre: Short, Action, Adventure, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 6 min.
TV show
Story: Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.: Slingshot is set in the world of the hit television series Marvel’s Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D. Taking place shortly before the beginning of Season 4, this digital series features the character of Elena “Yo-Yo” ...
Style: light, entertaining, captivating
Plot: superhero, superhuman speed, s.h.i.e.l.d., supernatural power, spy, superheroine, adventure, secret mission, heroine, super speed, mission, superhero team ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 7.6
 558K
Kick-Ass (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Dave Lizewski is an unnoticed high school student and comic book fan who one day decides to become a super-hero, even though he has no powers, training or meaningful reason to do so.
Style: stylized, funny, entertaining, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: teens, date night, boys' night
Plot: superhero, heroes, young heroes, misfit, teenage life, crimes, female killer, double life, lifestyle, youth, friends, vigilantism ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.3
 129K
Luke Cage (2016)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, african american, supernatural power, super powers, good versus evil, superhuman powers, crimes, heroes, fighting crime, save the day, super strength, black superhero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, harlem
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
Kamen Rider Amazons (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The series revolves around a race of genetically-engineered mutants known as Amazons, around four thousand of which are set loose into a city after a mysterious lab accident. Though normally able to mimic humans and live peaceful lives, the Amazons ...
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: kamen rider, superhero, body horror, super strength, violence, fight, heisei era, battles, superhero team, death, teamwork, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.5
 69
Harley Quinn (2015)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
TV show
Story: With Batman and The Joker mysteriously missing from Gotham, Harleen Quinzel struggles to keep her alternate personality Harley Quinn suppressed as she is determined to find her "Mistah J". Meanwhile a new villain looks to take over the ...
Style: exciting, suspense, tense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: superhero, crimes, villainess, super villain, female protagonist, bounty hunter, tough girl, superheroine, showdown, murder, eccentricity, villain ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Suburra: Blood on Rome (2017)
Genre: Action, Crime
Country: Italy
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: In 2008, a fight over land in a seaside town near Rome spirals into a deadly battle between organized crime, corrupt politicians and the Vatican.
Style: tense, exciting, suspense, captivating, disturbing
Plot: cosa nostra, gay, corruption, rivalry, gangsters, mafia, crimes, murder, dishonesty, organized crime, death, betrayal ...
Place: rome italy, vatican
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Crow: Stairway to Heaven (1998)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: The Crow: Stairway to Heaven was a 1998 Canadian television series created by Bryce Zabel spun off from the The Crow film series starring Mark Dacascos in the lead role as Eric Draven, reprising the role originally played by Brandon Lee in the 1994 ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, slasher, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: goth, superhero, supernatural, crow, super powers, murder, brutality, justice, revenge, musician, supernatural power, martial arts ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, suspense, tense, captivating ...
Plot: superhero, superhuman, supernatural power, super villain, save the world, superhero team, super powers, warrior, tough guy, cyborgs, violence, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, 2020s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
King Of Duval County (2019)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
TV show
Story: The Black Family a once powerful respected family has lost power in the city of Jacksonville.11 years has past and now the city is controlled by 4 family's.Young Antonio must return to the city and reclaim the Black family's respect and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, bleak, enigmatic, disturbing
Plot: crimes, rivalry, vengeance, revenge, murder, organized crime, dishonesty, violence, betrayal, death, friendship, family relations ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, supernatural power, teleportation, moon, friendship, betrayal, family, crimes, royal family, brother brother relationship, isolated community ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 7.2
 35K
The Gifted (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: A suburban couple's ordinary lives are rocked by the sudden discovery that their children possess mutant powers. Forced to go on the run from a hostile government, the family joins up with an underground network of mutants and must fight to ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, twists and turns, stylized, spiritual
Audience: teens
Plot: super powers, superhero, mutant, supernatural power, supernatural ability, good versus evil, teamwork, superhero team, parents and children, family, hunted, social misfits ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, time travel, lgbt, villain, superhero, save the world, adventure, alternate reality, female warrior, martial arts, super villain, lesbian ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 13K
Wu Assassins (2019)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The last in a line of Chosen Ones, a wannabe chef teams up with a homicide detective to unravel an ancient mystery and take down supernatural assassins.
Style: tense, suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: martial arts, mentor, crimes, fight, murder, friendship, brutality, save the day, medieval, death, fight for supremacy, assassin ...
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 445
The Dead Lake (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Russia
TV show
Story: Experienced Moscow police officer Maksim Pokrovskiy is sent to Northern Russia to investigate the murder of the local Oligarch's daughter.
Style: tense, melancholic, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: murder, crimes, society, police, death, dishonesty, rivalry, violence, vengeance, adaptation, life is a bitch, female nudity ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 520
Black Scorpion (2001)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Black Scorpion is an action-crime TV series that aired on the Sci-Fi Channel in 2001 and in Canada on Space in 2002. The series is based on two Roger Corman movies, Black Scorpion, and the sequel Black Scorpion II: Aftershock. The show focuses on a ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: superheroine, superhero, secret identity, female protagonist, fighting crime, good versus evil, superhuman powers, vigilantism, vigilante, police detective, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: california, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 4.1
 67
Narx (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on a shocking true story. An undercover cop puts his life on the line to fight corruption in his department, while trying to take down the biggest Drug Kingpin of New York City. No one can be trusted as the body count rises.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Plot: drug dealer, undercover cop, corruption, murder, police, police officer, drug cartel, mysterious man, revenge, violence, chase, investigation ...
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Marvel Studios: Legends (2021)
Genre: Short, Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 7 min.
TV show
Story: Revisit the epic heroes, villains and moments from across the MCU in preparation for the stories still to come. Each dynamic segment feeds directly into the upcoming series — setting the stage for future events. This series weaves together the ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspenseful, disturbing ...
Plot: fight scenes, superhero, superhero team, heroes, hulk hogan, supernatural power, salvation, crimes, violence, battles, iron man character, friendship ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%