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The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010)
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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: semi serious, stylized, exciting, sweet, entertaining, humorous
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mummy, adventurer, obsessive quest, adventure, pterodactyl, strong female character, sister sister relationship, escapades, tomb, monster, egyptology, police detective, mentor, danger, dinosaur, archaeologist, deathtrap, tombs and skeletons, expedition, museum, back from the dead, treasure, female nudity, tennis, bare breasts ...
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, entertaining and humorous 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), Quest of the Delta Knights (1993). 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, opposites attract, supernatural, tomb, curses spells and rituals, sandstorm, chase, ancient ...
Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, cairo egypt, north africa
⇓ 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, realistic, serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, riddles and clues, adventure, adventurer, archaeologist, journey, expedition, map, tombs and skeletons, artifact, ancient ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century, 2000s, 20th century ...
Place: usa, new jersey, washington d.c., jerusalem, pennsylvania ...
⇓ 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, fantasy world, rescue, danger, mission, escapades, jungle, youth, adventurer, chase, dinosaur ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, chase, adventure, fantasy world, obsessive quest, danger, rescue, heroic mission, volcano, research ...
Time: contemporary, prehistoric, 19th century, 21st century
Place: iceland, mine, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, suspenseful, semi serious, serious, scary ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: mummy, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, immortality, ancient egypt, treasure hunt, reincarnation, pyramid, tomb, treasure, archaeology ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: egypt, africa, england, europe, middle east ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A rogue prince reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious princess and together, they race against dark forces to safeguard an ancient dagger capable of releasing the Sands of Time – gift from the gods that can reverse time and allow its possessor ...
Style: exciting, epic, semi serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: heroes, betrayal, rivalry, fall in love, time travel, danger, adventure, destiny, on the run, prince, horse, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia, asia, egypt, middle east
⇓ 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: stylized, exciting, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: archaeologist, treasure hunt, adventure, fantasy world, sexy woman, good versus evil, adventurer, save the world, heroic mission, danger, expedition, chase ...
Time: 2000s
Place: hong kong, greece, africa, kenya, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, semi serious, humorous, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: pirate, ship, captain, chase, ancient mystery, mermaid, swashbuckler, adventure, immortality, battle, treasure hunt, treasure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, spain, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, good versus evil, adventure, scientist, treasure map, archaeologist, mummy, master villain, daring rescue, obsessive quest, race against time ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, semi serious, suspenseful, gothic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, treasure, violence, tombs and skeletons, artifact, adventurer, good versus evil, adventure, rope bridge, child driving car, crocodile ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 30s
Place: india, mine, shanghai china, china
⇓ 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, serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: imaginary kingdom, dinosaur, forces of nature, archaeologist, adventure, adventurer, obsessive quest, danger, deadly, escapades, heroes, dangerous animal ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: boys' night, family outing, teens, date night
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, chases and races, swashbuckler, captain, freedom, theft, treasure, monster ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
⇓ 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: boys' night, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, archaeologist, artifact, adventurer, ancient, rivalry, villain, escapades, good versus evil, tombs and skeletons, treasure ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: egypt, nepal, himalaya, cairo egypt, washington d.c. ...
⇓ 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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, young heroes, adventure, obsessive quest, medieval, treasure hunt, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
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
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: semi serious, suspenseful, exciting, atmospheric, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: mummy, archaeologist, sword, tomb, adventure, emperor, adventurer, deadly creature, pyramid, egyptian, supernatural ability, save the world ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1946
Place: china, asia, himalaya, shanghai china, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, superhuman powers, young heroes, legends and myths, danger, best friends, save the day, parents and children, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, las vegas, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, taj mahal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sphinx (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Netherlands
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, murder, curse, pyramid, museum, ancient mystery, adventure, witnessing a crime, archaeologist, mystery, intrigue, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: egypt, cairo egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, boys' night, family outing, date night
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, ocean or sea, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, journey, danger, afterlife, friendship, immortality, courage ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, singapore
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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: adventure, archaeologist, adventurer, treasure hunt, treasure, chase, whip, good versus evil, artifact, russian, heroes, master villain ...
Time: 1950s, 20th century, 50s, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, usa, nevada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, adventure, obsessive quest, family, adventurer, folk hero, ancient mystery, treasure hunt, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, semi serious, feel good, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, desert, folk hero, adventure, master villain, good versus evil, heroic mission, danger, adventurer, escapades, heroes, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Indiana Jones and the Last Crusade (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: When Dr. Henry Jones Sr. suddenly goes missing while pursuing the Holy Grail, eminent archaeologist Indiana must team up with Marcus Brody, Sallah and Elsa Schneider to follow in his father's footsteps and stop the Nazis from recovering the ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, archaeologist, holy grail, map, adventurer, artifact, escape, father son relationship, diary, nazi, courage, underwater ...
Time: 20th century, 1930s, 1910s, 30s, year 1938
Place: germany, israel, mine, venice, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, adventurer, adventure, ancient mystery, treasure hunt, danger, escapades, obsessive quest, creature feature, volcano
Time: 70s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Carlisle is a disillusioned 13-year old boy. His mother is always away at work since his father left. He decides to run away, as his mom won't miss him. As he is ready to leave, his nanny, convinces him to read this 'magic book'. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, offbeat, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: island, pirate, nanny, mermaid, adventure, adventurer, mischievous children, family, young heroes, teenage life, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Curse of King Tut's Tomb (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: Thousands of years ago, the great Child King Tutankhamen ruled. Few know the details of his life -- No one knows the secrets of his death. All that is about to change.Free -spirited archaeologist Danny Fremont (Casper Van Dien, Sleepy Hollow) is ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, adventurer, chase, treasure hunt, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, secret society, nemesis, master villain, master warrior, supernatural ability ...
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, pirate, adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, disorder, secret place, deathtrap, boat chase, french soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1918, year 1919, 1900s
Place: egypt
⇓ 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: semi serious, sexy, exciting, humorous, offbeat ...
Plot: beefcake, amazon tribe, butterfly, adventure, rescue, treasure hunt, woman in danger, escapades, heroes, adventurer, sexual abuse, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, china, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic, wants the tablet back and pursues Sinbad. Meanwhile Sinbad meets the Vizier who has another part of the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, pirate, island, adventurer, tattoo, adventure, treasure hunt, map, ocean or sea, supernatural, deadly creature, master villain ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ 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, exciting, epic, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, king, magic, adventurer, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, legends and myths, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: mummy, adventurer, prison, deadly creature, adventure, pharaoh, destiny, desert, evil alien, ancient mystery, save the world, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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