Rivalry movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant rivalry movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, exciting, captivating, stylized, entertaining and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with rivalry, friendship, mentor, betrayal, youth, murder, destiny, dialogue, fantasy world and ambition plots mostly in Drama, Fantasy and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as rivalry: Vampire Academy (2014), The Prestige (2006), Reign (2013), The Originals (2013), Avalon High (2010), The 100 (2014), Peaky Blinders (2013), Green Street Hooligans (2005), Pokemon (1997), Pitch Perfect (2012).

List of rivalry movies

Vampire Academy (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Rose, a rebellious half-vampire/half-human guardian-in-training and her best friend, Lissa -- a mortal, royal vampire Princess - have been on the run when they are captured and returned to St. Vladamirs Academy, the very place where they believe ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: vampire, vampire human love, academy, rivalry, best friends, youth, danger, good versus evil, supernatural ability, school, imaginary, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: montana, oregon, new jersey
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 8.5
 1.1M
The Prestige (2006)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A mysterious story of two magicians whose intense rivalry leads them on a life-long battle for supremacy -- full of obsession, deceit and jealousy with dangerous and deadly consequences.
Style: surprise ending, twists and turns, psychological, captivating, atmospheric ...
Plot: obsession, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, illusion, magic, secret, magical, deception, diary, stage magic, teleportation, mystery ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 20th century, 1890s, 1900s ...
Place: england, london, europe, colorado
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 7.5
 41K
Reign (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Mary, Queen of Scots, faces political and sexual intrigue in the treacherous world of the French court.
Style: sexy, stylized, serious, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: queen, royal court, royal family, aristocracy, love triangle, intrigue, female protagonist, state affairs, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, historical character, power struggle ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, scotland, europe
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 8.2
 110K
The Originals (2013)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A spin-off from The Vampire Diaries and set in New Orleans, The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings, otherwise known as the world's original vampires: Klaus, Elijah, and Rebekah. Now Klaus must take down his protégé, Marcel, who is ...
Style: stylized, tense, captivating, exciting, gloomy ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: vampire, werewolf, supernatural, witch, supernatural romance, magical, immortality, rivalry, dangerous attraction, siblings relations, family relations, love and romance ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new orleans, usa
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 5.7
 5K
Avalon High (2010)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Disney Channel's production of Julie Sherman Wolfe's screenplay adaptation of the popular novel Avalon High by Meg Cabot. Elaine "Ellie" Harrison has just moved from Minnesota to Annapolis, Maryland while her parents take a year ...
Style: exciting, feel good, twists and turns, entertaining, serious
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: high school, teenage life, youth, friendship, teenage love, rivalry, good versus evil, high school life, wizards and magicians, heroes, young heroes, legends and myths ...
Place: maryland
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Moon Lovers: Scarlet Heart Ryeo (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Scarlet Heart: Ryeo is the remake of Chinese drama Bu Bu Jing Xin that stars IU as a woman who gets time-warped back to the Goryeo dynasty, and becomes involved with a very large family of princes, some of whom are vying for the throne, or her ...
Style: romantic, captivating, touching, harsh, romanticism
Plot: love triangle, time travel, rivalry, prince, mother son conflict, palace, royal family, queen, broken heart, throne, love, time traveler ...
Place: korea
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 7.7
 191K
The 100 (2014)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Based on the books by Kass Morgan, this show takes place 100 years in the future, when the Earth has been abandoned due to radioactivity. The last surviving humans live on an ark orbiting the planet — but the ark won't last forever. So the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, futuristic, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, youth, leadership, danger, space station, betrayal, young heroes, rivalry, rebellion, against the rules, heroes ...
Time: future
Place: usa
Is relevant ?
 8.8
 275K
Peaky Blinders (2013)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A gangster family epic set in 1919 Birmingham, England and centered on a gang who sew razor blades in the peaks of their caps, and their fierce boss Tommy Shelby, who means to move up in the world.
Style: atmospheric, tense, captivating, clever, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gangsters, organized crime, mafia, gang war, rise to the top, rivalry, society, family relations, crime, determination, leader ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: england
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Green Street Hooligans (2005)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Sport, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 109 min.
Story: After being wrongfully expelled from Harvard University, American Matt Buckner flees to his sister's home in England. Once there, he is befriended by her charming and dangerous brother-in-law, Pete Dunham, and introduced to the underworld of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, disturbing ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, friendship, buddies, soccer, obsession, rivalry, lifestyle, self discovery, fist fighting, student, skinhead, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: england, london, europe, harvard university
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 7.5
 35K
Pokemon (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Ten-year-old Ash aspires to be the greatest Pokémon (pocket monster) trainer in the world. To do this, he enlists the help of many friends, and his own Pokémon, Pikachu. Together, they must search their world for new Pokémon, while avoiding the ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, friendship, pokemon, rivalry, team, heroes, contests and competitions, villain, battles, childhood, underdog, supernatural power ...
Time: 1990s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 2010s
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 7.2
 266K
Pitch Perfect (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: College student Beca knows she does not want to be part of a clique, but that's exactly where she finds herself after arriving at her new school. Thrust in among mean gals, nice gals and just plain weird gals, Beca finds that the only thing ...
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, light ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: music band, college life, friends, youth, female protagonist, follow your dream, student life, rivalry, contests and competitions, student, young woman, training ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 80s
Place: usa, california
Is relevant ?
 9.3
 1.7M
Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: sexual, atmospheric, stylized, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: intrigue, dragon, adventure, incest, king, political intrigue, betrayal, fantasy world, sex scene, royal family, killings, imaginary ...
Time: 2010s, middle ages
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Memoirs of a Geisha (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Japan, France
Duration: 145 min.
Story: A sweeping romantic epic set in Japan in the years before World War II, a penniless Japanese child is torn from her family to work as a maid in a geisha house.
Style: captivating, sexy, dramatic, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick
Plot: geisha, brothel, rivalry, women, love and romance, mentor, unfulfilled love, cinderella story, loss of virginity, social differences, uninhibited rivalry, japanese culture ...
Time: 30s, 20s, 20th century, 40s, 1930s ...
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
Is relevant ?
 7.5
 578
Cheer Up! (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: South Korea
Story: Despite their harsh educational environment, the cheerleading club has to keep it together for the students' sakes, and their own.
Style: humorous, thought provoking, captivating, exciting, light ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: rivalry, teenager, cheerleading, dancing, school, korean, high school, boarding school, love and romance, friendship, couple relations, jealousy ...
Time: contemporary
Place: south korea, korea
Is relevant ?
 6.5
 109K
Nerve (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Industrious high school senior, Vee Delmonico, has had it with living life on the sidelines. When pressured by friends to join the popular online game Nerve, Vee decides to sign up for just one dare in what seems like harmless fun. But as she finds ...
Style: exciting, suspense, romantic, entertaining, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: technology, game, danger, rivalry, teenage boy, party, computer cracker, internet, smartphone, courage, surveillance, deception ...
Time: 2010s
Place: seattle washington, new york
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 175K
Legally Blonde (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Elle Woods has it all. She's the president of her sorority, a Hawaiian Tropic girl, Miss June in her campus calendar, and, above all, a natural blonde. She dates the cutest fraternity boy on campus and wants nothing more than to be Mrs. Warner ...
Style: feel good, light, funny, humorous, sweet ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, date night, teen comedy
Plot: blonde, self discovery, rivalry, beauty salon, university, girl power, law school, sorority, trial, fish out of water, intern, lawyer ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: los angeles, massachusetts, usa, california
Is relevant ?
 5.9
 4K
Winx Club (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 25 min.
Story: In a magical universe, witches, warriors begin fighting in the name of good .vs. evil! At a magic school, five teenage girls are selected to defend the universe with their magic.
Style: light, entertaining, exciting, semi serious, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: fairy, adventure, good versus evil, teenage life, school, youth, friendship, imaginary, rivalry, wizards and magicians, friends, supernatural ability ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s, 21st century
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 108K
Outlander (2014)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 64 min.
Story: The story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and ...
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, serious, sentimental
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: time travel, love affair, life turned upside down, danger, adventure, fall in love, true love, love and romance, rivalry, love triangle, couple relations, romance ...
Time: 18th century, year 1945, 20th century, 1940s
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, europe
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 7.9
 1K
Skip Beat! (2008)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Story: The girl Kyoko Mogami lives alone in an apartment with her big love the childhood friend Sho Fuwa. He is a big music star and has many fans. One day he breaks up with her telling her she is a plain woman, and the only reason he stayed with her all ...
Style: feel good, captivating, emotional, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: showbiz, love and romance, rising to stardom, rivalry, breakup, teenage love, teenage life, relationship vs career, betrayal, couple relations, artists and showbiz, vengeance ...
Place: japan, asia
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Make It or Break It (2009)
Genre: Drama, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Set in the world of competitive gymnastics, the series follows a group of teen Olympic hopefuls as they train for their day in the spotlight.
Style: serious, sentimental, feel good, captivating, realistic
Audience: teens, teen drama
Plot: sport, gymnastics, athlete's life, youth, follow your dream, friends, rivalry, social relations, ambition, hopes, family relations, teenage life ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, colorado
Is relevant ?
 8.3
 62K
Naruto (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Many years ago, in the hidden village of Konoha, lived a great demon fox. When it swung one of it's nine tails, a tsunami occurred. The fourth hokage sealed this demon fox inside a boy in exchange for his own life. Naruto was that boy, and he ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, semi serious, serious, humorous ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, friendship, ninja, warrior, training, friends, team, danger, determination, good versus evil, master warrior, supernatural ability ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
 8.4
 61K
Billions (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, thought provoking, suspense, entertaining
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: money, stock exchange, rivalry, investor, businessman, corruption, wall street, ambition, dialogue, husband wife relationship, friendship, family relations ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
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Once Upon a Time (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: There is a town in Maine where every story book character you've ever known is trapped between two worlds, victims of a powerful curse. Only one knows the truth and only one can break the spell. Emma Swan is a 28-year-old bail bonds collector ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, offbeat, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, fantasy world, good versus evil, magical, fairy, adventure, imaginary, power of love, happy ending, true love, queen, family relations ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: maine, new england, usa
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The Hunger Games (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Every year in the ruins of what was once North America, the nation of Panem forces each of its twelve districts to send a teenage boy and girl to compete in the Hunger Games. Part twisted entertainment, part government intimidation tactic, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, futuristic, disturbing ...
Audience: teens
Plot: future dystopia, survival, young heroes, contests and competitions, against the odds, youth, killings, heroes, trap, death, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: future
Is relevant ?
 7.2
 218K
Megamind (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Bumbling supervillain Megamind finally defeats his nemesis, the superhero Metro Man. But without a hero, he loses all purpose and must find new meaning to his life.
Style: humorous, feel good, entertaining, funny, witty ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rivalry, anti heroes, master villain, reporter, fish, villain, anti hero, jealousy, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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No Game, No Life (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
Story: Genius gamer siblings (plus being NEET & hikikomori) Sora and Shiro are known as the undefeatable “__” (blank). Their talents and skills are so good they are considered as urban legend. One day, a young boy named Tet appears before them, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, disturbing, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, parallel world, computers and web, rivalry, youth, heroes, cyberspace, fate of humanity, game, imaginary, talented, danger ...
Is relevant ?
 8.7
 148K
Rome (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 52 min.
Story: A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, sexual, stylized ...
Plot: roman empire, incest, emperor, betrayal, historical character, intrigue, warrior, ancient rome, power struggle, rivalry, slavery, political conspiracy ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1st century
Place: europe, italy, egypt
Is relevant ?
 8.0
 674K
Black Swan (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A ballet dancer wins the lead in "Swan Lake" and is perfect for the role of the delicate White Swan - Princess Odette - but slowly loses her mind as she becomes more and more like Odile, the Black Swan.
Style: psychological, atmospheric, mind bending, twist ending, cerebral ...
Plot: obsession, ballet, dancer's life, insanity, surrealism, paranoia, mental illness, losing-it hero, hallucination, rivalry, parents and children, ballerina ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
Is relevant ?
 6.3
 184K
The Internship (2013)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Two recently laid-off men in their 40s try to make it as interns at a successful Internet company where their managers are in their 20s.
Style: funny, humorous, feel good, light, absurd ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: new job, google, rivalry, boss and employee, career, starting over, workplace, middle aged, computers and web, fish out of water, friends, workplace situations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, san francisco
Is relevant ?
 6.8
 100K
Exam (2009)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The final candidates for a highly desirable corporate job are locked together in an exam room and given a test so simple and confusing that tension begins to unravel.
Style: mind bending, psychological, tense, surprise ending, serious ...
Plot: mind game, plot twist, ambition, psychologist, manipulations, human nature, rivalry, surveillance, room, mystery, confinement indoors, intrigue ...
Time: future
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