Save the day movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant save the day movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, humorous, suspenseful, stylized, serious and clever films and TV shows about / with save the day, danger, heroes, escapades, adventure, imaginary, chase, good versus evil, dialogue and rivalry plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Comedy genres shot in USA, Canada, France and other countries.
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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), Eureka (2006), Galavant (2015).
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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
30 min.
 8.5
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The Spy Who Dumped Me
Action, Adventure, Comedy
USA, Canada
117 min.
 6.2
Iron Fist
Action, Adventure, Crime, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
USA
55 min.
 6.7

List of save the day movies

 3.1
 962
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: serious, suspenseful, 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
 302K
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: terrorism, lone hero, save the day, fight scenes, adventure, gunfight, airport, chase, danger, airplane, christmas, master criminal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1990s
Place: usa, california, los angeles, washington d.c.
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 8.0
 565K
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
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 292K
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, comic ...
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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 3.3
 2K
Octopus
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
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, sea monster, giant monster, octopus, 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
Is relevant ?
 7.9
 43K
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: clever, light, futuristic, humorous, twists and turns ...
Plot: sheriff, small town, save the day, secret place, experiment, scientist, experiment gone awry, genius, friendship, prodigy, hi-tech, father daughter relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 8.1
 13K
Galavant
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: Once upon a time, the dashing hero, Prince Galavant lost the love of his life, Madalena, to the evil King Richard. Now, our fallen hero is ready to take revenge and restore his “happily ever after.” But it won't be without a few twists and ...
Style: exciting, humorous, absurd, fairy tale, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, save the day, heroes, obsessive quest, sitcom, escapades, knight, prince, music, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
Is relevant ?
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
Is relevant ?
 6.7
 128K
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 ...
Is relevant ?
 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, adventure, save the day, wilderness, animal life, teaching the ways of the world, danger, family, heroes, friends, love, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa
Is relevant ?
 8.7
 175K
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
Is relevant ?
 7.7
 171K
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
Is relevant ?
NYC: Tornado Terror
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An unexplained, local split in the atmosphere causes a series of total unpredictable, yet devastating tornadoes. Rookie fireman Brian Flynn gets trapped in the underground sewage with his girlfriend, deputy mayor James 'Jim' Lawrence and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: chaos and mayhem, forces of nature, race against time, save the day, danger, heroes, ecological disaster, global warming, nasa, weatherman, rescue, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: new york, usa
Is relevant ?
Ash vs Evil Dead
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror
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, living dead, demon ...
Is relevant ?
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, fbi ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 2000s, year 1982
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: semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhuman powers, government agency, adventure, special agents, save the day, danger, heroes, master villain, good versus evil, scientist, pilot, hi-tech ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Jersey Shore Shark Attack
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, shark, killer shark, danger, save the day, beach, blood, animal attack, ocean or sea, escapades, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new jersey, usa
Is relevant ?
 4.1
 11K
The Patriot
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A deadly virus threatens to wipe out an entire Rocky Mountain town, leaving the town doctor to find some way to escape the soldiers who enforce the town's quarantine and devise an antidote. Matters take a more deadly turn after the physician is ...
Style: serious, melancholic, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, virus, race against time, laboratory, rescue, save the day, hospital, chaos and mayhem, plague, danger, deadly, indians ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: montana, usa
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 94K
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
Is relevant ?
24: Live Another Day
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
Story: Jack Bauer comes out of hiding in London to head off a massive terrorist attack while being hunted down by American forces dispatched by President James Heller.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorism, save the day, tough heroes, life risking, characters in danger, hacker, cia, on the run, treason, counter terrorism, off the grid, shooting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 256K
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, monster ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
Bloody Mallory
Genre: Action, Comedy, Horror
Country: France, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mallory is the head of an elite government-run strike force dedicated to combating the supernatural. Her team includes the drag queen Vena Cava, an explosives expert; a mute, pre-teen telepath capable of possessing others named Talking Tina; and an ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: obsessive quest, good versus evil, femme fatale, battles, anti heroes, vampire, female warrior, save the day, heroic mission, deadly, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: europe, france, paris france
Is relevant ?
Dance of the Dead
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With Prom only hours away, the usual suspects of Cosa High (Cheerleaders, geeks, bad boys and the happy-go-lucky student council alike) are preoccupied with the annual rituals of teendom. On the night of the big dance when the dead unexpectedly rise ...
Style: dark humor, entertaining, scary, bloody, humorous ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, high school, gory, survival, supernatural, violence, apocalypse, save the day, virus, transformation, post apocalyptic, prom ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
The Troops on Vacation
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The whole clique of Cruchot's police station is retired. Now he lives with his rich wife in her castle - and is bored almost to death. He fights with the butler, because he isn't even allowed to do the simple works. But when one of the ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, light, captivating
Plot: retirement, gendarme, goofy hero, save the day, nothing goes right, memory loss, chases and races, colleague, policeman uniform, police, beach, amateur detective ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 60s
Place: france, french riviera, saint tropez, europe, cote d'azur ...
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: serious, suspenseful, 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
Is relevant ?
 7.6
 11K
TaleSpin
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Baloo the Bear from the Jungle Book is cast as a 1930's Pacific Islands bush pilot.
Style: feel good, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: airplane, cartoon bear, family, adventure, heroes, save the day, family relations, gang, pirate, kids in trouble, pilot, danger ...
Time: 1930s
Is relevant ?
Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Inventor Flint Lockwood creates a machine that makes clouds rain food, enabling the down-and-out citizens of Chewandswallow to feed themselves. But when the falling food reaches gargantuan proportions, Flint must scramble to avert disaster. Can he ...
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, colourful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: mad scientist, adventure, food, family, experiment gone awry, technology gone awry, goofy hero, social misfits, creativity, inventions and discoveries, small town, nerds ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, year 2009
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