Power hungry movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant power hungry movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, stylized, humorous, light, cult film and epic films and TV shows about / with power hungry, heroes, chase, murder, danger, transformation, good versus evil, betrayal, fantasy world and vengeance plots mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as power hungry: Supergirl (1984), Cleopatra (1963), Dirty Linen (2023), The Colour of Magic (2008), Attila (2001), Batman Returns (1992), Ivan Groznyy (2009), The Secret of NIMH (1982), Aladdin (1992), Mr. Superinvisible (1970).

List of power hungry movies

Supergirl (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: After losing a powerful orb, Kara, Superman's cousin, comes to Earth to retrieve it and instead finds herself up against a wicked witch
Style: campy, serious, stylized, suspenseful, sexy ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: superhero, teenage girl, superheroine, megalomaniac, female protagonist, good versus evil, witch, magic, teenage superheroine, villainess, beast, save the world ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: illinois, chicago illinois, new york
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Cleopatra (1963)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen who's determined to hold on ...
Style: epic, breathtaking, visually appealing, stylized, sexy ...
Plot: antiquity, ancient rome, ancient egypt, queen, julius caesar, ancient history, roman empire, cleopatra, love, ancient, femme fatale, desert ...
Time: ancient times, 1930s, 1st century, 1st century b.c., 18th century
Place: egypt, africa, alexandria egypt, rome italy, greece ...
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Dirty Linen (2023)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Family, Mystery, Romance, Thriller
Country: Philippines
TV show
Story: To exact vengeance, a young woman infiltrates the household of an influential family as a housemaid to expose their dirty secrets. However, love will get in the way of her revenge plot.
Style: gothic, sinister, psychological thriller
Plot: suspense, investigation, revenge, class struggle, elite, vendetta, extreme violence, murder disguised as accident, dark killer, matriarch, mysterious event, spirit ...
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The Colour of Magic (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 191 min.
TV show
Story: As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on a journey across the Disc. Unknown to them, their journey & fate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, funny, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, magic, heroes, heroic mission, wizards, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, tourist, alternate dimension, dragon, unlikely hero, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
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Attila (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 177 min.
TV show
Story: A romanced story of Attila the Hun, since his childhood, when he lost his parents until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves ...
Style: captivating, exciting, touching, inspirational, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient history, roman empire, battlefield, ancient rome, antiquity, war, battles, barbarian, roman, death, village, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, 5th century
Place: rome italy, constantinople, europe
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Batman Returns (1992)
Genre: Action, Crime, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Having defeated the Joker, Batman now faces the Penguin - a warped and deformed individual who is intent on being accepted into Gotham society. Crooked businessman Max Schreck is coerced into helping him become Mayor of Gotham and they both attempt ...
Style: gothic, stylized, dark, disturbing, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, date night, family outing, boys' night
Plot: villain, superhero, revenge, batman, double life, corruption, femme fatale, circus, cat, dark hero, heroes, transformation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa
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Ivan Groznyy (2009)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Plot: czar, brutality, tyrant, power hungry, cruelty, despot, bearded man
Time: 16th century
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The Secret of NIMH (1982)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A widowed field mouse must move her family -- including an ailing son -- to escape a farmer's plow. Aided by a crow and a pack of superintelligent, escaped lab rats, the brave mother struggles to transplant her home to firmer ground.
Style: fairy tale, touching, atmospheric, feel good, witty ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: heroic mission, lifesaver, mouse, friendship, against the odds, laboratory, rat, rescue, illness, family problems, cure, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
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Aladdin (1992)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Princess Jasmine grows tired of being forced to remain in the palace, so she sneaks out into the marketplace, in disguise, where she meets street-urchin Aladdin. The couple falls in love, although Jasmine may only marry a prince. After being ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, sweet, humorous, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, chick flick ...
Plot: princess, disney, desert, friendship, genie, love, arabian nights, disney princess, magic, children, unlikely couple, poverty ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, sahara, iraq, arabia
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Mr. Superinvisible (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Monaco, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A superhero becomes invisible after he swallows an Indian potion.
Style: psychotronic, eurospy
Plot: invisible man, invisibility, scientist, mad scientist, chemist, parent child relationship, insane, power hungry, crazy, mama's boy, dog, laboratory ...
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Masters of the Universe (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The world of Eternia in the aftermath of Skeletor's war on Castle Grayskull, which he has won after seizing Grayskull and the surrounding city using a cosmic key developed by the locksmith Gwildor. The Sorceress is now Skeletor's prisoner ...
Style: serious, surprise ending, suspenseful, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, sword fight, time travel, villain, sword, violence, evil man, skeleton, magical sword, beast, monster ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
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Adventures of Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: With the help of a magical lamp, an impoverished young man transforms himself into a prince in order to win the heart of a beautiful princess. A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: humorous, feel good, light
Audience: kids
Plot: genie, aladdin, beefcake, male objectification, arabian nights, desire, love and romance, wish come true, chase, supernatural, unlikely hero, orphan ...
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The Swan Princess (1994)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The beautiful princess Odette is transformed into a swan by an evil sorcerer's spell. Held captive at an enchanted lake, she befriends Jean-Bob the frog, Speed the turtle and Puffin the bird. Despite their struggle to keep the princess safe, ...
Style: fairy tale, sweet, light, romantic, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, chick flick, preschoolers
Plot: princess, love, spell, rescue, transformation, happy ending, blonde, fantasy world, destiny, swan, villain, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 90s, middle ages
Place: england
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Pokemon Heroes (2002)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Ash, Pikachu and his friends try and stop a pair of thieves hiding out in the canals and alleyways of Alto Mare, the age-old water capital. Joining the adventure are two new legendary Pokémon, a pair of siblings named Latias and Latios, who serve ...
Style: anime, stylized, humorous, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: pokemon, superhero, gang, escapades, friendship, young heroes, supernatural ability, rescue, adventurer, good versus evil, friends, teamwork ...
Time: future, 2000s
Place: japan, tokyo, new jersey
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The Name of the Rose (2019)
Genre: Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: In 1327, Friar William from Baskerville, followed by the young novice Adso da Melk, reaches an isolated Benedictine abbey on the Alps to aid in a dispute between the Franciscan Order and the Avignon papacy. Upon arrival in the abbey the two find ...
Style: tense, disturbing, enigmatic, captivating, dramatic ...
Plot: murder mystery, inquisition, abbey, monastery, medieval, monk, priest, burned at the stake, murder, friendship, murder investigation, religious fanatic ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: italy
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Arthdal Chronicles (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: In a mythical land called Arth, the inhabitants of the ancient city of Arthdal and its surrounding regions vie for power as they build a new society.
Style: tense, political, epic, enigmatic, exciting ...
Plot: prophecy, rise to power, ancient world, politics, fictional country, suspense, leader, power struggle, secret, culture clash, ancient history, native ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, ancient times
Place: korea
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Villain (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It tells the story of ruthless East End gangster Vic Dakin and his plans for an ambitious raid on the wages van of a plastic factory. This is a departure from Dakin's usual modus operandi, and the job is further complicated by his having to ...
Style: neo noir, cult film
Plot: gangsters, homosexuality, organized crime, gay, blackmail, politics, criminal, heist, lgbt, homosexual, torturer, gay interest ...
Time: 70s
Place: scotland yard, london
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Doctor Mordrid (1992)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: An unspeakable evil has come into our dimension and wants to rule over Earth, and only a mysterious sorceror known as Doctor Mordrid can stop him.
Style: dark fantasy, serious, scary, exciting, rough ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: time travel, superhero, satanism, portal, magical power, magic, good versus evil, stop motion, monster, sword, ancient, witch ...
Place: new york, usa, rio de janeiro
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The Experiment (2010)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: 20 men are chosen to participate in the roles of guards and prisoners in a psychological study that ultimately spirals out of control.
Style: psychological, rough, thought provoking, tense, disturbing ...
Plot: prison, prison life, psychology, confined, experiment gone awry, human nature, violence, brutality, torture, moral ambiguity, bullying, twists and turns ...
Time: 21st century
Place: india
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The Swan Princess: The Mystery of the Enchanted Treasure (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: The royal couple Odette and Derek face yet another evil magician, this time a woman named Zelda. Lusting for the treasure of the Forbidden Arts, which will give her absolute power, Zelda kidnaps Odette as ransom. Derek and several animal friends ...
Style: serious, fairy tale, sinister, folk tale, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, kids, family outing
Plot: princess, kingdom, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, magic, evil plot, kidnapping, blonde, teenager, love, sorceress, best friends ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, sweet, visually appealing ...
Audience: kids, teens, preschoolers, family outing
Plot: dragon, king arthur, blindness, medieval, creature, female warrior, siege, arthurian legend, mythology, happy ending, sword, blind man ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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The Fifth Element (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: France, UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In 2257, a taxi driver is unintentionally given the task of saving a young girl who is part of the key that will ensure the survival of humanity.
Style: futuristic, breathtaking, exciting, cerebral, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: alien, good versus evil, cyberpunk, space travel, space and aliens, save the world, heroic mission, spacecraft, end of the world, space opera, love, distopia ...
Time: future, 1910s, 23rd century, 90s
Place: egypt, usa, brooklyn new york city, new york
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Star Wars: Episode I - The Phantom Menace (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Anakin Skywalker, a young slave strong with the Force, is discovered on Tatooine. Meanwhile, the evil Sith have returned, enacting their plot for revenge against the Jedi.
Style: futuristic, epic, intense, serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, teens, boys' night, adult
Plot: star wars, sword fight, space, alien, space wars, good versus evil, apprentice, jedi, robot, war, space travel, creature ...
Time: future, 90s
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Bulletproof Monk (2003)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A mysterious and immortal Tibetan kung fu master, who has spent the last 60 years traveling around the world protecting the ancient Scroll of the Ultimate, mentors a selfish street kid in the ancient intricacies of kung fu.
Style: exciting, humorous, sexy, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, prophecy, monk, heroes, culture clash, master warrior, immortality, supernatural, supernatural ability, justice, stereotypes ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1943, 21st century
Place: china, hong kong, tibet, san francisco, usa ...
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Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, entertaining, epic, psychotronic, colourful ...
Audience: kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: superhero, super powers, atlantis, princess, ocean, creature, supernatural power, power, muscleman, warrior, half breed, heroes ...
Time: year 1985, 2010s, 90s, 80s
Place: maine, sahara, boston, sicily, atlantic ocean ...
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Aladdin (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: A live-action retelling of the 1992 Disney film of the same name.
Style: fairy tale, romantic, feel good, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, chick flick, teens
Plot: arabian nights, wish fulfillment, aladdin, genie, disney, magic, disney princess, princess, sultan, palace, love, friendship ...
Time: 18th century
Place: baghdad iraq, arabia, middle east, saudi arabia, iraq
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Carnival Row (2019)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: In a mystical and dark city filled with humans, fairies and other creatures, a police detective investigates a series of gruesome murders leveled against the fairy population. During his investigation, the detective becomes the prime suspect and ...
Style: dark fantasy, captivating, atmospheric, sad, sweet ...
Plot: mythical creature, steampunk, fantasy world, fairy, interspecies romance, family secret, politician, monster, police detective, social injustice, hate, female friendship ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century
Place: england
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Ran (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Japan, France
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In Medieval Japan, an elderly warlord retires, handing over his empire to his three sons. However, he vastly underestimates how their new-found power will corrupt them.
Style: visually appealing, atmospheric, thought provoking, breathtaking, cerebral ...
Plot: samurai, greed, vengeance, war, shakespeare, feudal japan, medieval, castle, betrayal, nihilism, insanity, politics ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: japan, tokyo, india, asia
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Night Light (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: Seo Yi-Kyung ambitiously wants to build her own empire. She is calm and also passionate. She doesn't believe greed is a sin. Park Gun-Woo possesses good looks and comes from a wealthy family that runs a large company. Seo Yi-Kyung is his first ...
Style: psychological, disturbing, captivating
Plot: escapism, ambitious, desire for fame, rich and poor, direction and purpose, suspense, wealthy family, ambitious man, ambition, changing lives, ambitious woman, aspiration ...
Place: korea
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xXx: State of the Union (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Ice Cube stars as Darius Stone, a thrill-seeking troublemaker whose criminal record and extreme sports obsession make him the perfect candidate to be the newest XXX agent. He must save the U.S. government from a deadly conspiracy led by five-star ...
Style: intense, exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: spy, espionage, gunfight, betrayal, u.s. president, fight, heroes, coup d'etat, conspiracy, heroic mission, undercover, secret agents ...
Time: 2000s, 21st century
Place: washington d.c., usa, pentagon, virginia
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