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The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010)
 6.3
 18K
The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010)
Original name: Les Aventures extraordinaires d'Adèle Blanc-Sec
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An adventure set in the early part of the 20th century, focused on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, sweet, entertaining, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mummy, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, archaeologist, pterodactyl, dinosaur, tombs and skeletons, museum, escapades, monster, police detective, strong female character, sister sister relationship, tomb, egyptology, expedition, danger, deathtrap, mentor, back from the dead, family relations, native, treasure, ancient egypt ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: europe, france, egypt, paris france

Most similar movies to The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, suspenseful and entertaining films with plots about escapades, adventure, danger, adventurer, heroes, rivalry and treasure hunt mostly in Adventure, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec: The Mummy (1999), National Treasure (2004), The Mummy Returns (2001), Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981), Sphinx (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Mummy (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Dashing legionnaire Rick O'Connell and his companion, Beni stumble upon the hidden ruins of Hamunaptra while in the midst of a battle in 1923, 3,000 years after Imhotep has suffered a fate worse than death – his body will remain undead for ...
Style: exciting, scary, semi serious, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: mummy, treasure hunt, adventurer, deadly creature, adventure, supernatural, ancient, curses spells and rituals, tomb, opposites attract, archaeologist, sandstorm ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, north africa, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, intellectual, scenic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, riddles and clues, adventure, adventurer, journey, archaeologist, tombs and skeletons, map, expedition, artifact, ancient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1830s, 18th century, 20th century ...
Place: usa, jerusalem, washington d.c., new jersey, pennsylvania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Journey to the Center of the Earth (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Remake of Jules Verne's classic story finds adventurers seeking a mysterious hidden land. They are joined by the wife of another man, who had previously gone on a similar expedition and disappeared.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, boys' night, kids, teens, family outing
Plot: dinosaur, imaginary kingdom, archaeologist, forces of nature, escapades, rivalry, rescue, adventurer, danger, heroes, heroic mission, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Journey 2: The Mysterious Island (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Sean Anderson partners with his mom's boyfriend on a mission to find his grandfather, who is thought to be missing on a mythical island.
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: island, adventure, rescue, fantasy world, mission, gold, danger, escapades, dinosaur, youth, jungle, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, tense, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dinosaur, expedition, adventurer, fantasy world, chase, adventure, obsessive quest, danger, heroic mission, rescue, volcano, mummy ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, mine, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Mummy Returns (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Rick and Evelyn O'Connell, along with their 8 year old son Alex, discover the key to the legendary Scorpion King's might, the fabled Bracelet of Anubis. Unfortunately, a newly resurrected Imhotep has designs on the bracelet as well, and ...
Style: exciting, scary, suspenseful, serious, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: mummy, good versus evil, supernatural, immortality, treasure hunt, adventure, reincarnation, ancient egypt, pyramid, treasure, tomb, archaeology ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, england, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lara Croft ventures to an underwater temple in search of the mythological Pandora's Box but, after securing it, it is promptly stolen by the villainous leader of a Chinese crime syndicate. Lara must recover the box before the syndicate's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: archaeologist, treasure hunt, fantasy world, adventure, sexy woman, danger, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, adventurer, expedition, chase ...
Time: 2000s
Place: hong kong, greece, kenya, africa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Librarian: Return to King Solomon's Mines (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: After retrieving the Crystal Skull in Utah, Flynn Carsen receives a map in the mail with the secret location of King Solomon's Mines. When the scroll is stolen, Judson explains the power of the Key of Solomon's book and assigns Flynn to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, rivalry, expedition, save the world, good versus evil, obsessive quest, heroes, danger, race against time, mummy, master villain ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: pirate, ship, chase, captain, mermaid, swashbuckler, ancient mystery, immortality, adventure, treasure hunt, battle, adventurer ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, spain, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Indiana Jones and the Temple of Doom (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, gross out humor ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: archaeologist, treasure hunt, child driving car, tombs and skeletons, artifact, good versus evil, violence, adventurer, danger, treasure, skeleton, torture ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: india, mine, china, shanghai china
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, breathtaking ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, adventure, artifact, ancient, adventurer, rivalry, villain, good versus evil, tombs and skeletons, escapades, courage ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, washington d.c., usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Style: exciting, humorous, twists and turns, semi serious, cliffhanger ...
Audience: date night, teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, curses spells and rituals, theft, supernatural, captain, treasure, freedom, chases and races, swashbuckler, escape ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 1K
Sphinx (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Egyptologist Erica Baron finds more than she bargained for during her long-planned trip to The Land of the Pharoahs - murder, theft, betrayal, love, and a mummy's curse!
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, murder, curse, museum, pyramid, ancient mystery, supernatural, adventurer, time travel, mystery, riddles and clues, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Quest of the Delta Knights (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret society, the Delta Knights, attempts to save a medieval society from the evil over-lady.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, adventure, power relations, imaginary, rescue, adventurer, rivalry, danger, youth, treasure hunt, wisdom of life, young heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Mummy: Tomb of the Dragon Emperor (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, China, Canada
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Archaeologist Rick O'Connell travels to China, pitting him against an emperor from the 2,000-year-old Han dynasty who's returned from the dead to pursue a quest for world domination. This time, O'Connell enlists the help of his wife ...
Style: exciting, humorous, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, archaeologist, emperor, tomb, sword, adventure, supernatural, adventurer, reincarnation, danger, save the world, deadly ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, year 1946, 1940s
Place: china, asia, himalaya, shanghai china, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once ...
Style: exciting, stylized, enigmatic, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: imaginary kingdom, giant, youth, adventure, heroic mission, save the princess, young heroes, princess, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, family, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, superhuman powers, young heroes, danger, best friends, parents and children, save the day, good versus evil, teenage life, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, empire state building manhattan new york city, big ben london, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, surprise ending, surreal ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, supernatural, ocean or sea, journey, curses spells and rituals, danger, friendship, afterlife, immortality, deception ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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King Solomon's Treasure (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Three adventurers lead an expedition into darkest Africa in search of the treasure of King Solomon, and on the way encounter hostile natives, volcanoes, dinosaurs and a lost Phoenician city ruled by a beautiful queen.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, dinosaur, danger, treasure hunt, obsessive quest, ancient mystery, adventure, escapades, adventurer, creature feature, volcano
Time: 70s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, feel good
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, danger, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, master villain, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Prisoners of the Sun (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A multinational expedition discovers a lost city beneath a pyramid, where they must stop the reawakened gods of ancient Egypt from initiating the apocalypse
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: mummy, adventure, prison, ancient mystery, deadly, heroes, alien encounter, apocalypse, vampire, adventurer, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Belphegor: Phantom of the Louvre (2001)
Genre: Mystery, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A collection of artifacts from an archeological dig in Egypt are brought to the famous Louvre museum in Paris, and while experts are using a laser scanning device to determine the age of a sarcophagus, a ghostly spirit escapes and makes its way into ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, suspense
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, ghost, museum, supernatural, race against time, escapades, chases and races, mystery, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: contemporary, ancient history
Place: europe, africa, france, middle east, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, treasure hunt, treasure, adventurer, chase, artifact, russian, whip, good versus evil, heroes, race against time ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, mexico, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 6.6
 5K
Relic Hunter (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery, Adventure, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: France, Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Relic Hunter is an anglophone Canadian television series, starring Tia Carrere and Christien Anholt. Actress Lindy Booth also starred for the first two seasons; Tanja Reichert replaced her for the third. It was inspired by the success of the video ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, witty, twists and turns ...
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, escapades, relic, archaeologist, treasure, martial arts, adventurer, heroes, museum, woman, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, treasure, heroic mission, adventure, fantasy world, good versus evil, archaeology, female protagonist, solar eclipse, time travel, martial arts ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: iceland, siberia, cambodia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Tarzan and the Lost City (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tarzan returns to his homeland of Africa to save his home from destruction.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, awful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, tarzan, obsessive quest, adventure, family, imaginary, legends and myths, save the day, escapades, master villain, love and romance, heroic mission ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Treasure of the Peacock's Eye (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Finds Indy vagabonding around the South Pacific on a treasure hunt for a fabled lost diamond. The war in Europe ends but a new adventure begins for Indy when a mysterious man's dying words, "The eye of the peacock!" send him and Remy ...
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, pirate, adventurer, escapades, adventure, danger, disorder, heroes, deathtrap, secret place, death of girlfriend, french soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s, year 1918, year 1919
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.4
 274
Adventure Inc. (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Adventure Inc. is a dramatised adventure television series produced primarily in Canada which aired from 30 September 2002 to 12 May 2003. It was a co-production of Fireworks Entertainment, Tribune Entertainment, M6, Amy International, and Tele ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, semi serious, stylized
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, rivalry, ocean or sea, adventurer, deathtrap, partners, map, collector, secret place, archaeologist, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mine, florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Perils of Gwendoline in the Land of the Yik Yak (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A beautiful woman hires an intrepid adventurer to help find her father, who has disappeared in the jungle while searching for a rare and priceless butterfly. Along the way they run into cannibals, a race of Amazon warriors and all the usual ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, offbeat ...
Plot: butterfly, beefcake, amazon tribe, bondage, sexual abuse, kidnapping, convent, escapades, adventure, adventurer, rescue, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: europe, asia, china, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Merlin and the War of the Dragons (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 5th Century Britian, a young Merlin struggles for his place in his known land under the tutelage of The Mage, a local wizard whom sees the young man's potential for magic, as well as face off against his evil former friend, Vendiger, whom ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, epic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, king, magic, escapades, adventure, wizards and magicians, rivalry, legends and myths, imaginary, heroes, adventurer, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%