Chosen one movies and TV shows – page 3

List of chosen one movies

The Adventures of Sharkboy and Lavagirl (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Everyone always knew that Max had a wild imagination, but no one believed that his wildest creations -- a boy raised by watchful great white sharks and a girl with the force of a volcano -- were real. Now, these two pint-sized action masters will ...
Style: surreal, feel good, humorous, entertaining, enigmatic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, imaginary kingdom, fantasy becomes reality, adventure, shark, school, fantasy world, imaginary friend, coming of age, young heroes, escapades, chosen one ...
Place: texas
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Fallen (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: For high schooler Aaron Corbett, turning 18 means becoming not just a man but a nephilim, too -- half human, half angel, with supernatural abilities.
Style: suspenseful, touching, sentimental, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: angel, fallen angel, life turned upside down, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, young heroes, self discovery, foreknowledge, chosen one ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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End of Days (1999)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: On December 28th, 1999, the citizens of New York City are getting ready for the turn of the millennium. However, the Devil decides to crash the party by coming to the city, inhabiting a man's body, and searching for his chosen bride, a ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, satanic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, devil, deal with the devil, apocalypse, good versus evil, disaster, heroic mission, end of the world, female nudity, priest, christianity, church ...
Time: 20th century, year 1979, 70s, year 1999, 90s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city
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John Carter (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: John Carter is a war-weary, former military captain who's inexplicably transported to the mysterious and exotic planet of Barsoom (Mars) and reluctantly becomes embroiled in an epic conflict. It's a world on the brink of collapse, and ...
Style: epic, exciting, fairy tale, entertaining, heroic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: mars, adventure, alien, monster, space travel, heroic mission, mysterious planet, distant planet, imaginary kingdom, battles, steampunk, save the day ...
Time: future, 19th century, 1860s, 1870s
Place: virginia, arizona, new york
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Dune (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure ...
Style: epic, suspense, captivating, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: desert, alien planet, space opera, survival, messiah, destiny, prophecy, spy, space wars, distopia, premonition, empire ...
Time: future, distant future, 2020s, contemporary
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Year One (2009)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When a couple of lazy hunter-gatherers are banished from their primitive village, they set off on an epic journey through the ancient world.
Style: funny, parody, humorous, satirical, biblical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: caveman, adventure, satire, road trip, farce, slavery, stupidity, sarcasm, friendship between men, circumcision, adaptation, stereotypes ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory, stone age
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47 Ronin (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Hungary
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Based on the original 1941 movie from Japan, and from ancient Japan’s most enduring tale, the epic 3D fantasy-adventure 47 Ronin is born. Keanu Reeves leads the cast as Kai, an outcast who joins Oishi (Hiroyuki Sanada), the leader of the 47 ...
Style: stylized, epic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: samurai, martial arts, adventure, ronin, shogun, medieval, battles, beast, exile, rivalry, heroes, master warrior ...
Time: 18th century
Place: japan, asia, tokyo, ancient china
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Maburaho (2003)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: High school student Kazuki Shikimori comes from a line of powerful magicians with extraordinary DNA and he attends the most prestigious school for wizards in all of Japan. It would seem that life is good for Kazuki. Unfortunately, that couldn’t be ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, ecchi
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: teenage life, supernatural ability, supernatural, chosen one, teenage love, curses spells and rituals, love triangle, wizards and magicians, youth, high school, coming of age, love and romance ...
Place: japan, asia
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Shuffle! (2005)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Rin is a seemingly normal young man in school. Orphaned as a young boy he has since lived with his childhood friend Kaede who lost her mother in the same accident that he lost both of his parents. Everything changes one day when a devil princess ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, sentimental, sexy, manga ...
Plot: chosen one, rivalry, teenage life, love and romance, youth, romance, fall in love, school, curses spells and rituals, true love, silly humor, high school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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This Ugly Yet Beautiful World (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: This Ugly Yet Beautiful World is an anime television series created by Shouji Saeki and Hiroyuki Yamaga. It was co-produced by the Gainax and Shaft animation studios. The series aired on the Tokyo Broadcasting System from April 1, 2004 to June 16, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat
Plot: chosen one, youth, teenage life, high school life, heroes, romance, love and romance, teenager, lifestyle, supernatural power, life philosophy, supernatural ability ...
Place: japan
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The Twins Effect II (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In the mythical land of Huadu, Charcoal Head, a humble boy born to rule an empire must undertake his journey to claim his throne.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, empress, chosen one, save the world, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, emperor, twins, heroes, vampire, empire ...
Place: china
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Carnivàle (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Carnivàle is an American television series set in the United States during the Great Depression and Dust Bowl. In tracing the lives of two disparate groups of people, its overarching story depicts the battle between good and evil and the struggle ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, serious, surreal, psychedelic ...
Plot: prophecy, healing power, god or devil, circus, surrealism, evil, supernatural, self discovery, clergy, supernatural ability, good versus evil, psychic ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, year 1935, year 1934
Place: california, usa
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Earthsea (2004)
Genre: Fantasy, Drama, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: A reckless youth is destined to become the greatest sorcerer that the mystical land of Earthsea has ever known...
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, epic
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, prophecy, magic, dragon, medieval, island, adventure, imaginary kingdom, wizards, good versus evil, heroic mission, master apprentice relationship ...
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Tomorrowland (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Spain, France, Canada, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Bound by a shared destiny, a bright, optimistic teen bursting with scientific curiosity and a former boy-genius inventor jaded by disillusionment embark on a danger-filled mission to unearth the secrets of an enigmatic place somewhere in time and ...
Style: visually appealing, exciting, thought provoking, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: utopia, time travel, adventure, young heroes, heroes, youth, androids and robots, obsessive quest, alternate world, alternate dimension, end of the world, robot ...
Time: future, 60s, 2010s
Place: florida, new york, paris france, africa, houston texas
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Allegiant (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Beatrice Prior and Tobias Eaton venture into the world outside of the fence and are taken into protective custody by a mysterious agency known as the Bureau of Genetic Welfare.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, captivating, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: distopia, teenager, post apocalypse, utopia, surveillance, female protagonist, brainwashing, manipulation, survival, betrayal, chase, memory ...
Time: future, near future
Place: chicago illinois, north america
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The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy.
Style: intellectual, philosophical, clever, inspirational, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: kids
Plot: mathematics, genius, scientist, mathematician, imagination, culture clash, science, philosophy, self discovery, life, transformation, university student ...
Time: 1910s, year 1914, pre world war one, year 1976, post world war one ...
Place: england, india, bombay india
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Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades.
Style: harsh, exciting, stylized, serious, light ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: superhero, transformation, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, supernatural ability, supernatural, recruit, escapades, rivalry, magical ring ...
Place: new jersey
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Not the Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy) (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Music, Musical
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Not The Messiah (He's a Very Naughty Boy) is a comic oratorio based on Monty Python's Life of Brian, which retells the tragic tale of Mandy, impregnated by a Roman soldier, giving birth to Brian, a reluctant revolutionary of the ...
Style: humorous, parody, not serious, light, talky ...
Plot: mistaken identity, disorder, music, society, religions or cults, chosen one, silly humor, farce, roman empire, theater, artists and showbiz, fall in love ...
Place: middle east
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God, the Devil and Bob (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Animation
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: God, the Devil and Bob is an animated sitcom which premiered on NBC on March 9, 2000 and ended on March 28, 2000, leaving nine episodes unaired. It was created by Matthew Carlson. It is currently broadcast on the Philippine channel Maxxx. The entire ...
Style: adult animation, sitcom, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: god, devil, good versus evil, disorder, bet, supernatural, chosen one, existence paradox, moral dilemma, deity, good deed, temptation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: detroit, usa
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Mostly Ghostly: Have You Met My Ghoulfriend? (2014)
Genre: Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Bella Thorne, Madison Pettis and Ryan Ochoa lead an ensemble cast in this spook-tacular adventure with new ghosts, new thrills, and the return of some old friends. Max (Ochoa) only has eyes for Cammy (Thorne), the smart, popular redhead at school. ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: horror for children
Plot: halloween, ghost, chosen one, teenager, undead, high school, unlikely friendships, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, social misfits, justice, werewolf ...
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The Golden Compass (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.
Style: epic, exciting, christmas special, atmospheric, spiritual ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, journey, steampunk, alternate reality, orphan, magical, parallel world, wizards, best friends, polar bear, witch ...
Place: england, london, oxford university
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Star Trek (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The fate of the galaxy rests in the hands of bitter rivals. One, James Kirk, is a delinquent, thrill-seeking Iowa farm boy. The other, Spock, a Vulcan, was raised in a logic-based society that rejects all emotion. As fiery instinct clashes with calm ...
Style: futuristic, stylized, exciting, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: star trek, time travel, space opera, space travel, spacecraft, adventure, teamwork, alien, heroic mission, space wars, space and aliens, heroes ...
Time: future, 23rd century, 24th century
Place: san francisco, iowa
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Witchblade (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: NYPD Detective Sara Pezzini's main goal in life was to bring down Tommy Gallo, the hitman who killed her father, her best friend, and eventually her partner. While chasing down one of Gallo's thugs, she acquires the Witchblade, an ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, tv series pilot
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, destiny, adventure, fighting crime, self discovery, crimes, rivalry, police detective, hopes, law enforcement, vengeance, female protagonist ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa
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God Is Brazilian (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Brazil
Duration: 110 min.
Story: God decides to take a vacation, but first He has to find a saint who can rule the universe while He's away. For that, He goes to Brazil's northeast, where He believes there's a very good man for the job, however, during His mission, ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, touching, feel good, road movie ...
Plot: optimism, human spirit, society, miraculous event, hopes, human nature, chosen one, faith, religion, god, religions or cults, unlikely partners ...
Place: brazil, latin america
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Lost Souls (2000)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A small group of Catholics led by an ailing priest believe that Satan intends to become man, just as God did in the person of Jesus. The writings of a possessed mental patient lead them to Peter Kelson, a writer who studies serial killers. They ...
Style: scary, suspense, psychological, satanic, gothic ...
Plot: supernatural, serial killer, mystery, antichrist, curses spells and rituals, devil, satanism, devil worship, religion, religions or cults, apocalypse, supernatural ability ...
Time: 90s
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Ninja Scroll: The Series (2003)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Fourteen years after defeating the immortal warrior Himuro Genma and thwarting the Shogun of the Dark's evil plans, Kibagami Jubei continues to roam all over Japan as a masterless swordsman. During his journey, he meets Shigure, a priestess who ...
Style: captivating, exciting, dark fantasy
Audience: kids
Plot: ninja, samurai, chosen one, good versus evil, supernatural power, adventure hero, fictional war, demon, martial arts, ninja warrior, showdown, battles ...
Place: japan
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The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, christian film, rough, factual, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: jesus, christianity, religion, betrayal, suffering, torture, death, sacrifice, bible, mission, brutality, life philosophy ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy, ancient greece, middle east
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Night Watch (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the ...
Style: suspenseful, dark fantasy, atmospheric, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: supernatural, vampire, good versus evil, russian, curses spells and rituals, wizards, death, witchcraft, destiny, supernatural power, witch, twists and turns ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1992, 2000s, 90s ...
Place: russia, europe, eastern europe, moscow russia
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Kulipari: An Army of Frogs (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 20 min.
TV show
Story: In a tale of bravery and heroism, fearless frogs go to war against the sinister scorpions and spiders that have teamed up to conquer the amphibians.
Style: stylized, captivating, semi serious, exciting
Audience: kids
Plot: heroes, superhero, good versus evil, chosen one, fictional war, adventure, sword and sorcery, anthropomorphic animal
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Young Dracula (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Young Dracula is a British teenage horror drama television series airing on CBBC, loosely based on Young Dracula AND Young Monsters, a children's book by Michael Lawrence. Directed by Joss Agnew, the first series was broadcast in 2006, and the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, captivating, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: vampire, dracula, supernatural, family relations, youth, social misfits, family, friendship, school, supernatural power, chosen one, father son relationship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: wales, europe, england
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