Movies and TV shows like My Hero

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My Hero (2000)
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My Hero (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: My Hero is a BBC sitcom created by Paul Mendelson. The programme ran for six series, first broadcast in February 2000, and concluding in September 2006. The series follows the antics of the dim-witted superhero "Thermoman", portrayed by Ardal O'Hanlon in series one to five and by James Dreyfus in the final series. The series was regularly directed by John Stroud. In the UK, the digital channel Gold regularly re-runs the programme, although the last series has yet to appear on the channel. In the United States it was shown on PBS and, briefly, BBC America. In Australia, UKTV offered re-runs of the first three series, while BBC Entertainment provided repeats for Scandinavia.
Style: sitcom, humorous, feel good, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing
Plot: superhero, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, superhuman powers, secret identity, romance, british humour, space and aliens, heroes, love and romance, imaginary, escapades, alien, body swapping, baby, doctor, mission, nurse, shrinking, miniaturization, shop owner

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Most similar movies to My Hero

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, semi serious, feel good and exciting films and TV series with plots about escapades, imaginary, adventure, heroes, love and romance, danger and romance mostly in Comedy, Fantasy and Romance genres. Some movies like My Hero: Santos (2008), Yonderland (2013), The Greatest American Hero (1981), The Specials (2000), Superboy (1988). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: humorous, exciting, entertaining, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, journalism, undercover, newspaper, good versus evil, romance, superhuman powers, adventure, rivalry, danger, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
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100%
 2.2
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Santos (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Spain, Chile, Venezuela
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Salvador Santos (Javier Gutiérrez), obeso, casi calvo y con 33 años, no parece la persona adecuada para vestirse de héroe. Pero no tiene otra opción, especialmente desde que un extraño viajero interdimensional le advierte que su mejor amigo, el ...
Style: humorous, futuristic, exciting, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: superhero, parody, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes, rivalry, save the world, self discovery, couple relations, superhuman powers, master villain ...
Time: future, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Yonderland (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: A bored young mum steps through a portal and discovers a world of incompetent knights, monks who are incapable of lying, and a race of people intent on firing the cleverest amongst them into the sun.
Style: exciting, light, humorous, sincere, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, escapades, family, bored housewife, magic, life philosophy, female protagonist, help, disorder, kindness, palaces castles and temples ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Greatest American Hero (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The chronicles of  teacher Ralph Hinkley's adventures after a group of aliens gives him a red suit that gives him superhuman abilities. Unfortunately, Ralph, who hates wearing the suit, immediately loses its instruction booklet, and thus has ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: alien encounter, secret identity, superhero, imaginary, heroes, rivalry, superhuman powers, special agents, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, high school ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: california, usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Specials (2000)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: America's 7th Best Superhero Team, the Specials, are a group of geeks and oddballs. We get to see one day in their lives as fan and new member Nightbird joins the group, just in time for the group to get a new line of action figures. But the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens
Plot: superhero, parody, secret identity, superhuman powers, good versus evil, ambition, adventure, imaginary, escapades, danger, goofy hero, secretary ...
Time: 2000s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: family outing, teens
Plot: superhero, secret identity, love and romance, imaginary, adventure, young heroes, escapades, rivalry, heroes, danger, good versus evil, teenage life ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 8.1
 17K
Gavin & Stacey (2007)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 29 min.
TV show
Story: Gavin is an ordinary boy from Billericay, Essex. Stacey is an ordinary girl from Barry Island, South Wales. They’ve spoken on the phone every day at work for months but they’ve never actually met… until now.
Style: sitcom, sentimental, feel good, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: couple relations, family relations, friendship, family life, romance, lifestyle, buddies, honeymoon, couples, boyfriend, british humour, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Marry Me (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Six years ago, Annie and Jake bonded over their mutual love of nachos and they've been inseparable ever since. Now, after returning from a romantic two-week island vacation, Jake’s all set to pop the question. Before he can ask, though, Annie ...
Style: humorous, sitcom, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: romance, couple relations, engagement, marriage engagement, friends, everyday life, family relations, couples, love and romance, thirtysomething life, friendship, group of friends ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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, humorous, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: power rangers, superhero, good versus evil, heroes, save the world, adventure, samurai, heroic mission, superhuman powers, escapades, danger, youth ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.2
 815
Supersonic Man (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A masked superhero (Michael Coby) with a private-eye disguise thwarts a madman's (Cameron Mitchell) death-ray plot.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
Plot: superhero, rivalry, master villain, supernatural, imaginary, evil alien, adventure, save the world, danger, space and aliens, superhuman powers, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.3
 367
Cockroaches (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Tom and Suze, two nineteen-year-olds both dreaming of the future, have sex when nuclear war strikes. Unfortunately, they then survive. Awkward. Cockroaches is a post-apocalyptic comedy about one family trying to survive in a wasteland of cannibals, ...
Style: sitcom, semi serious, humorous, captivating
Plot: life turned upside down, survival, apocalypse, couples, love and romance, disorder, escapades, romance, eccentric family, survivor, chaos, post apocalypse ...
Time: 21st century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 17K
Bewitched (1964)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Bewitched is an American fantasy situation comedy originally broadcast for eight seasons on ABC from 1964 to 1972. It was created by Sol Saks under executive director Harry Ackerman, and stars Elizabeth Montgomery, Dick York, Dick Sargent, Agnes ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, semi serious, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, date night
Plot: housewife, time travel, family relations, witch, magic, temptation, love and romance, family, supernatural ability, eccentric family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 60s, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cha Dae-woong (Lee Seung Gi) accidentally releases a troublesome gumiho, a legendary fox with nine tails, sealed inside a painting by Grandma Samshin . Fleeing the scene, Dae-woong suffers a life-threatening fall and is only saved by the gumiho ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, sincere ...
Plot: romance, supernatural romance, fox, couples, fall in love, hidden identity, supernatural, disorder, fish out of water, legend, immortal, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 585
A Fine Romance (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A Fine Romance is a British situation comedy starring husband-and-wife team Judi Dench and Michael Williams. Dench's sister was played by Susan Penhaligon. It was produced by London Weekend Television and written by Bob Larbey. It was first ...
Style: sitcom, realistic, semi serious, touching, humorous
Audience: date night
Plot: translator, romance, unlikely couple, love and romance, workplace, pretense, couple relations, midlife crisis, workplace romance, thirtysomething life, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 80s
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: stylized, humorous, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, power rangers, secret identity, adventure, save the world, good versus evil, rivalry, superhuman powers, escapades, battles, world domination, danger ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Prince Charming (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After an extramarital indiscretion, a fairy-tale prince and his sidekick are turned into frogs for all eternity or until the prince can convince a maiden to kiss and then marry him.
Style: feel good, semi serious, touching, humorous, offbeat
Audience: family outing, date night, girls' night
Plot: cinderella story, curses spells and rituals, destiny, adventure, time travel, imaginary, love and romance, royal family, disorder, fish out of water, opposites attract, family ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
My Secret Identity (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: My Secret Identity was a Canadian television series starring Jerry O'Connell and Derek McGrath. Originally broadcast from October 9, 1988 – May 25, 1991 on CTV in Canada, the series also aired in syndication in the United States. The series ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: superhero, young heroes, superhuman powers, youth, radiation, family relations, disorder, laboratory, danger, undercover, mad scientist, adventure ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 90s, year 1990, year 1991 ...
Place: north dakota, usa, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Color of Magic (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
TV show
Story: As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on a journey across the Disc. Unknown to them, their journey & fate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, enigmatic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, magic, heroes, dragon, danger, curses spells and rituals, wizards, imaginary, good versus evil, heroic mission, unlikely hero ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Super Family (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A whole Bobrov family suddenly become superheroes...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, captivating, feel good, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural ability, family relations, salvation, supernatural, son in law, superhero, heroic mission, adaptation, honest, superhuman powers, adventure, superhuman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My Love From Another Star (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Do Min Joon is an otherworldly beauty, literally. After crash landing on Earth 400 years ago, Min Joon has diligently observed humans for centuries, ultimately coming to cynical conclusions. On top of being a super babe, Min Joon's got enhanced ...
Style: romantic, exciting, captivating, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: love affair, danger, adventure, love and romance, destiny, heroes, alien, fall in love, romance, hopes, immortal, supernatural ability ...
Time: contemporary, 1600s
Place: korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Power Rangers Lost Galaxy (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, France, Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Power-Packed Adventure! Action-Packed Fun! A time in the future. The space colony Terra Venture journeys beyond Earth in search of new worlds. Peace reigns throughout the cosmos...or does it? Far away, in a strange galaxy, the evil Scorpius attacks ...
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, outer space, power rangers, superhuman powers, imaginary, rivalry, family, danger, young heroes, distant planet, mutant ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.9
 609
Cineman (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A maths teacher acquires the power to travel into movies to save the woman of his dreams and bring her back to her correct film.
Style: feel good, stylized, exciting, semi serious, humorous ...
Plot: adventurer, imaginary, heroes, escapades, fish out of water, supernatural ability, rescue, cinema, parallel world, save the lady, imaginary kingdom, woman in danger ...
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Power Rangers Dino Charge (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 21 min.
TV show
Story: On prehistoric Earth, an alien entrusted powerful Energems to 10 dinosaurs, but when the dinosaurs went extinct, the Energems were lost. Now an intergalactic bounty hunter is determined to reclaim the Energems and destroy our planet. A new team of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, unusual plot structure, twists and turns, semi serious ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: power rangers, space and aliens, superhero, heroic mission, danger, partners, imaginary, save the world, escapades, adventure, rivalry, youth ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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100 Questions (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
TV show
Story: 100 Questions is an American situation comedy series which premiered on NBC on May 27, 2010. In May 2009 the network announced that the show would debut midseason in March 2010 on Tuesday nights at 9:30 pm, after NBC's coverage of the 2010 ...
Style: sitcom, humorous, sincere, feel good, not serious ...
Plot: looking for love, romance, couples, couple relations, friends, dating, buddies, city life, introspection, friendship, bar, indoor ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
My Future Boyfriend (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: P-A-X-497/341, aka “Pax” , a curious young man from the well-ordered but loveless future, travels to present day New Orleans in search of romance novelist Elizabeth Barrett – whose book he has come upon during an archeological dig in the year ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, humorous, semi serious, touching
Audience: family outing, girls' night, date night
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, fall in love, lifestyle, love and romance, obsessive quest, misfit, disorder, teaching the ways of the world, escapades, romance, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Projectionist (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A projectionist bored with his everyday life begins fantasizing about his being one of the superheroes he sees in the movies he shows.
Style: stylized, humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: cult, secret identity, superhero, heroes, loner, projectionist, master villain, rivalry, young heroes, daydreamer, fascism, lobbyist ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Hotel Eleon (2016)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Russia
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The new series of CTC, which will continue the story of the hit comedy "Kitchen". Chef Victor Barinov retired and Eleanor Andreevna met the man of her dreams and moved to St. Petersburg - this ended the final season of "Kitchen". ...
Style: feel good, funny, captivating, humorous, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: restaurant, hotel, love, friendship, youth, escapades, jealousy, adventure, romance, betrayal, frame up, twists & turns ...
Time: contemporary
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Living with Fran (2005)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Living With Fran is an American sitcom that debuted on The WB in April 2005 that starred Fran Drescher. The show last aired on March 24, 2006.
Style: sitcom, touching, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: lifestyle, eccentric family, couple relations, parents and children, fall in love, teenage life, living with parents, couples, youth, college dropout, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, medical school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Witch Way Love (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Michael Firch is very skilled in computers and he goes to Paris to meet very important persons to discuss a contract. Michael was born on a special astral date. On arriving in Paris, he meets Morgane and her son. Morgane is a witch, she is ...
Style: feel good, humorous, semi serious, sincere, offbeat ...
Audience: date night, family outing
Plot: supernatural, danger, love and romance, wizards and magicians, adventure, witch, male female relationship, good versus evil, inventor, supernatural ability, in the woods, fall in love ...
Place: new york, paris france, france, usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
As Time Goes By (1992)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Two lovers are reunited after decades apart following a mutual misunderstanding.
Style: sitcom, sentimental, humorous, uplifting, realistic ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: elderly, psychiatrist, secretary, boss and employee, fall in love, love affair, workplace romance, couples, old love, power relations, romance, unlikely couple ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, kenya, los angeles, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%