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The list contains the best, new and most relevant save the day movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, humorous, semi serious, suspenseful, stylized and clever films and TV shows about / with save the day, heroes, danger, escapades, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, dialogue, mentor and storytelling plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
TOP 10 movies tagged as save the day: Silent Venom (2009), Die Hard 2 (1990), The Incredibles (2004), Speed (1994), Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles (1990), Octopus (2000), The Simpsons Movie (2007), The Nightmare Before Christmas (1993), Puss in Boots (2011), Zambezia (2012).
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Doctor Who
Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
UK, Canada
45 min.
 8.7
Ash vs Evil Dead
Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
USA
30 min.
 8.5
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The Spy Who Dumped Me
Action, Comedy
USA
116 min.
Iron Fist
Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
USA
55 min.
 6.7

List of save the day movies

 3.2
 957
Silent Venom
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The only thing more terrifying than Snakes on a Plane is "Snakes on a Submarine," and that's exactly what we get in this claustrophobic, sub-aquatic thriller starring Luke Perry. Lieutenant Commander O'Neill (Perry) was piloting ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, snake, submarine, save the day, survival, mutant, race against time, deadly creature, adventure, underwater, isolation, danger ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, korea, taiwan
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 7.1
 300K
Die Hard 2
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: John McClane is an off-duty cop gripped with a feeling of déjà vu when on a snowy Christmas Eve in the nation's capital, terrorists seize a major international airport, holding thousands of holiday travelers hostage. Renegade military ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, tense, suspense, clever ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, terrorism, gunfight, airplane, lone hero, save the day, fight scenes, adventure, chase, danger, christmas, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, washington d.c.
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 8.0
 557K
The Incredibles
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Bob Parr has given up his superhero days to log in time as an insurance adjuster and raise his three children with his formerly heroic wife in suburbia. But when he receives a mysterious assignment, it's time to get back into costume.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, witty, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, adventure, family, good versus evil, kids and family, alter ego, superhuman powers, save the day, villain, eccentric family, secret identity, violence ...
Time: 1960s, 1950s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
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 7.2
 289K
Speed
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Los Angeles SWAT cop Jack Traven is up against bomb expert Howard Payne, who's after major ransom money. First it's a rigged elevator in a very tall building. Then it's a rigged bus--if it slows, it will blow, bad enough any day, but ...
Style: exciting, suspense, suspenseful, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chase, bomb, hostages, terrorism, unlikely partners, rescue, bus, save the day, twists & turns, danger, surveillance, vengeance ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: los angeles, usa, california
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Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles
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
Style: exciting, light, humorous, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, adventure, mentor, mutant, master villain, comics, save the day, good versus evil, secret identity, friendship, transformation, fighting crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: new york, usa
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 3.2
 2K
Octopus
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: During the Cuban missile crisis in 1962, a Russian submarine strays into American waters. On board is a nuclear cargo destined for Castro. The Americans attack and destroy the sub. 38 years later US submarine Roosevelt is in the same waters. An ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, scary, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dangerous animal, deadly creature, save the day, submarine, giant monster, octopus, sea monster, ocean or sea, adventure, danger, deadly, creature feature ...
Time: 90s
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The Simpsons Movie
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After Homer accidentally pollutes the town's water supply, Springfield is encased in a gigantic dome by the EPA and the Simpsons are declared fugitives.
Style: humorous, funny, satirical, entertaining, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: family, goofy hero, parents and children, sarcasm, eccentric family, adventure, save the day, twists & turns, irreverent, political conspiracy, danger, redemption ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: alaska, usa, oregon, seattle washington
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The Nightmare Before Christmas
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Tired of scaring humans every October 31 with the same old bag of tricks, Jack Skellington, the spindly king of Halloween Town, kidnaps Santa Claus and plans to deliver shrunken heads and other ghoulish gifts to children on Christmas morning. But as ...
Style: gothic, colourful, dark, surreal, macabre ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: magic, holiday, skeleton, dreams, christmas, good versus evil, save the day, dark fantasy, imagination, imaginary kingdom, adventure, music ...
Time: 1990s
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Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Style: clever, humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: museum, family, adventure, magic, save the day, kids and family, curses spells and rituals, night watchman, escapades, fantasy world, obsessive quest, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1938
Place: england, london, egypt, usa
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 6.7
 127K
Puss in Boots
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Long before he even met Shrek, the notorious fighter, lover and outlaw Puss in Boots becomes a hero when he sets off on an adventure with the tough and street smart Kitty Softpaws and the mastermind Humpty Dumpty to save his town. This is the true ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, exciting, light, not serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, talking animals, escapades, magic, talking cat, friendship, good versus evil, save the day, treasure hunt, imaginary kingdom, happy ending, family ...
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 5.8
 6K
Zambezia
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: South Africa
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Set in a bustling bird city on the edge of the majestic Victoria Falls, "Zambezia" is the story of Kai - a naïve, but high-spirited young falcon who travels to the bird city of "Zambezia" where he discovers the truth about his ...
Style: humorous, exciting, sincere, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: bird, save the day, adventure, animal life, wilderness, teaching the ways of the world, family, danger, heroes, friends, love, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
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 8.7
 173K
Doctor Who
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The Doctor looks and seems human. He's handsome, witty, and could be mistaken for just another man in the street. But he is a Time Lord: a 900 year old alien with 2 hearts, part of a gifted civilization who mastered time travel. The Doctor ...
Style: futuristic, humorous, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, doctor who, adventure, alien, save the day, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, adventurer, phone booth, alien encounter ...
Time: future
Place: london
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 7.7
 170K
Coraline
Genre: Animation, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Coraline moves to an old house, she feels bored and neglected by her parents. She finds a hidden door with a bricked up passage. During the night, she crosses the passage and finds a parallel world where everybody has buttons instead of eyes, ...
Style: surreal, dark, gothic, bleak, colourful ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: parallel world, adventure, family, dark fantasy, young heroes, imagination, save the day, children, parents and children, distopia, danger, magic ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: oregon, usa, michigan, texas
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Ash vs Evil Dead
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, humorous, rough, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: curses spells and rituals, necronomicon, survival, deadly creature, gory, save the day, danger, deadly, heroes, supernatural, demon, living dead ...
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Miss Congeniality
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When the local FBI office receives a letter from a terrorist known only as 'The Citizen', it's quickly determined that he's planning his next act at the Miss America beauty pageant. Because tough-as-nails Gracie Hart is the only ...
Style: funny, feel good, light, entertaining, humorous ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: working undercover, undercover agent, beauty pageant, investigation, fish out of water, special agents, friendship between girls, save the day, police investigation, adaptation, femininity, tomboy ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1982, 2000s
Place: new jersey, texas, usa, hawaii, manhattan new york city
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Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D.
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Agent Phil Coulson of S.H.I.E.L.D. (Strategic Homeland Intervention, Enforcement and Logistics Division) puts together a team of agents to investigate the new, the strange and the unknown around the globe, protecting the ordinary from the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, government agency, special agents, adventure, save the day, danger, heroes, master villain, good versus evil, scientist, pilot, hi-tech ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Jersey Shore Shark Attack
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many years ago, hundreds of locals and tourists were massacred by giant man-eating sharks in the infamous 1916 Jersey Shore attacks. But that's just a legend... or is it? It's a holiday weekend on the Jersey Shore and, unbeknownst to ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, scary, humorous
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dangerous animal, deadly, killer shark, shark, danger, save the day, beach, animal attack, blood, ocean or sea, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
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 7.5
 91K
Luke Cage
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
Style: serious, exciting, stylized, bleak, suspenseful
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, master villain, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the day, danger, fighting crime, crimes, african american, violence, death, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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 8.0
 252K
The Flash
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: After a particle accelerator causes a freak storm, CSI Investigator Barry Allen is struck by lightning and falls into a coma. Months later he awakens with the power of super speed, granting him the ability to move through Central City like an unseen ...
Style: surprise ending, exciting, twists and turns, suspenseful, serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, superhuman speed, save the world, good versus evil, speed, save the day, end of the world, time travel, supernatural power, crime fighter, masked hero ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 5.3
 1K
Pandemic
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: The outbreak of a strange, deadly virus aboard a passenger plane sends Los Angeles into a panic in this terrifying TV movie. As the virus spreads across the city and the death toll rises, Dr. Kayla Martina (Tiffani Thiessen, FASTLANE) fights to ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pandemic, quarantine, race against time, rescue, plague, deadly, deadly virus, fighting the system, investigation, save the day, survival, danger ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia, usa, los angeles, california
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Dracula: Dead and Loving It
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
Country: France, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When a lawyer shows up at the vampire's doorstep, he falls prey to his charms and joins him in his search for fresh blood. Enter Dr. van Helsing, who may be the only one able to vanquish the count.
Style: humorous, absurd, funny, gothic, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: vampire, parody, dracula, farce, goofy hero, palaces castles and temples, supernatural, stupidity, love, master villain, heroic mission, save the day ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1930s, 1890s
Place: england, europe, transylvania
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 133K
Space Jam
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a desperate attempt to win a basketball match and earn their freedom, the Looney Tunes seek the aid of retired basketball champion, Michael Jordan.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, satirical, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, teens
Plot: basketball, goofy hero, unlikely partners, imaginary, outer space, adventure, contests and competitions, talking animals, good versus evil, underdog, disorder, save the day ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, year 1995, year 1993, year 1973 ...
Place: mcdonald's restaurant, north carolina
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 5.4
 88K
Gods of Egypt
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, entertaining, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, adventure, good versus evil, immortality, afterlife, rescue, redemption, danger, transformation, betrayal, chase, save the day ...
Place: egypt
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 6.7
 84K
Iron Fist
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Danny Rand resurfaces 15 years after being presumed dead. Now, with the power of the Iron Fist, he seeks to reclaim his past and fulfill his destiny.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, martial arts, heroes, fighting crime, good versus evil, crimes, save the day, super powers, danger, escapades, master villain ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 1K
Paw Patrol
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: Canada
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A group of six rescue dogs, led by a tech-savvy boy named Ryder, has adventures in "PAW Patrol." The heroic pups, who believe "no job is too big, no pup is too small," work together to protect the community. Among the members of ...
Style: colourful, multicultural, funny, entertaining, talky ...
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, cartoon dog, friends, pets, rescue, heroes, rescue team, talking dog, buddies, storytelling, save the day, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 67K
Slither
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A small town is taken over by an alien plague, turning residents into zombies and all forms of mutant monsters.
Style: dark humor, disturbing, entertaining, suspense, humorous ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, monster, alien invasion, transformation, alien, small town, parasite, save the day, husband wife relationship, zombie, violence, gore ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 80s, year 2005
Place: usa, south carolina
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 5.2
 18K
3 Ninjas
Genre: Action, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Each year, three brothers Samuel, Jeffrey and Michael Douglas visits their Japanese grandfather, Mori Shintaro whom the boys affectionately refer to as Grandpa, for the summer. Mori is a highly skilled in the fields of Martial arts and Ninjutsu, and ...
Style: humorous, sentimental, semi serious, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: martial arts, family, young heroes, rescue, ninja, children, save the day, teachers and students, teaching the ways of the world, eccentric family, danger, youth ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa
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3 Ninjas: High Noon at Mega Mountain
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three young boys, Rocky, Colt and Tum Tum together with their neighbor girl, computer whiz Amanda are visiting Mega Mountain amusement park when it is invaded by an army of ninjas led by evil Medusa, who wants to take over the park and hold the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: martial arts, family, buddies, young heroes, daring rescue, save the day, eccentric family, children, danger, youth, master villain, vigilantism ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa
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 7.9
 42K
Eureka
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The sleep Pacific Northwest town of Eureka is hiding a mysterious secret. The government has been relocating the world's geniuses and their families to this rustic town for years where innovation and chaos have lived hand in hand. U.S. Marshal ...
Style: futuristic, clever, semi serious, humorous
Plot: small town, scientist, save the day, small town life, experiment gone awry, genius, danger, disorder, mad scientist, prodigy, heroes, social relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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 7.8
 16K
Human Target
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Human Target is an American action drama television series that was broadcast by Fox in the United States. Based loosely on the Human Target comic book character created by Len Wein and Carmine Infantino for DC Comics, it is the second series based ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: save the day, mistaken identity, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, private detective, heroes, bodyguard, hidden identity, assassination attempt, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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