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Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Doctor Strange (2016)

Marvel's "Doctor Strange" follows the story of the talented neurosurgeon Doctor Stephen Strange who, after a tragic car accident, must put ego aside and learn the secrets of a hidden world of mysticism and alternate dimensions. Based in New York City's Greenwich Village, Doctor Strange must act as an intermediary between the real world and what lies beyond, utilising a vast array of metaphysical abilities and artifacts to protect the Marvel Cinematic Universe. (Read More)

Themes:philosophy, courage, apocalypse, superhero, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:apartment, desert, snow, church, hospital
Characters:warrior, nurse, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:neurosurgeon, car accident, kathmandu nepal, mystic, evil god, dimensional portal, evil sorcerer, alley fight, energy beam, sorcerer, stan lee cameo, mentor protege relationship, time reversal, removing a bullet, time loop, experimental surgery, surgeon, brain surgery, bullet wound, abuse of power

King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017)

Themes:courage, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Characters:warrior
Story:evil sorcerer, supernatural power, black magic, hand to hand combat, foot chase, collapsing building, origin of hero, alternate dimension, bo staff, sorcerer, final showdown, wisecrack humor, punched in the chest, mentor, dual wield, bravery, cameo, shield, interracial friendship, kicked in the stomach

The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)

Themes:courage, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:snow, church
Characters:warrior
Story:supernatural power, female warrior, black magic, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, cloak, surprise during end credits, origin of hero, bo staff, world domination, megalomaniac, final showdown, fight to the death, punched in the chest, near death experience, immortality, dual wield, resurrection, bravery, shield

The Mummy (2017)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller

The Mummy (2017)

Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient princess, whose destiny was unjustly taken from her, is awakened in our current day bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human comprehension.

Themes:courage, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert, church
Characters:warrior, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:evil god, race against time, supernatural power, black magic, hand to hand combat, foot chase, lovecraftian, collapsing building, secret organization, relic, god, immortal, artifact, old flame, world domination, megalomaniac, final showdown, alley, fight to the death, wisecrack humor

X-men: Apocalypse (2016) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

X-men: Apocalypse (2016)

Since the dawn of civilization, he was worshiped as a god. Apocalypse, the first and most powerful mutant from Marvel's X-Men universe, amassed the powers of many other mutants, becoming immortal and invincible. Upon awakening after thousands of years, he is disillusioned with the world as he finds it and recruits a team of powerful mutants, including a disheartened Magneto, to cleanse mankind and create a new world order, over which he will reign. As the fate of the Earth hangs in the balance, Raven with the help of Professor X must lead a team of young X-Men to stop their greatest nemesis and save mankind from complete destruction. (Read More)

Themes:apocalypse, courage, superhero, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert, snow
Characters:warrior
Story:destruction, god, stan lee cameo, race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, marvel entertainment, british actor playing american character, collapsing building, supervillain, henchwoman, origin of hero, bald, immortal, brooklyn bridge, world domination, megalomaniac, portal

Warcraft (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Warcraft (2016)

When the world of the Orcs of Draenor is being destroyed by the evil fel magic that uses life-force, the powerful warlock Gul'dan creates a portal to the world of Azeroth and forms the Horde with members of the Orc clans. He also captures many prisoners to keep the portal open. The king of Azeroth, Llane Wrynn and his brother-in-law, Anduin Lothar are informed by the apprentice of magician Khadgar that he has found fel magic in dead bodies and the king decides to summon the Guardian of Tirisfal, Medivh, to protect his kingdom. Lothar and Khadgar head to Kharazhan to meet Medivh and an ominous shadow points a book out to Khadgar, who takes it and hides. Anduin, Khadgar and Medivh and a group of soldiers are attacked by Orcs and they capture the slave Garona, who is released by King Llane, and she shows them the location of the portal. Garona is contacted by the Orc chief of a clan Durotan that wants to meet King Llane to stop the fel magic. Meanwhile Khadgar learns that the gate was opened with the help of someone in Azeroth. Shall King Llane trust Garona and Durotan, who might be the traitor? This is why Warcraft (2016) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016). (Read More)

Themes:magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:snow, church
Characters:warrior
Story:evil sorcerer, race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, black magic, inanimate object comes to life, magical ring, disobeying orders, collapsing building, mystic, guardian, sorcerer, world domination, megalomaniac, portal, female fighter, final showdown, fight to the death, teleportation, title at the end

Power Rangers (2017)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Power Rangers (2017)

High school outcasts stumble upon an old alien ship, where they acquire superpowers and are dubbed the Power Rangers. Learning that an old enemy of the previous generation has returned to exact vegenance, the group must harness their powers and use them to work together and save the world.

Themes:courage, apocalypse, superhero, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:race against time, power, supernatural power, female warrior, black magic, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, foot chase, british actor playing american character, surprise during end credits, origin of hero, earth viewed from space, relic, bo staff, world domination, megalomaniac, female fighter, final showdown, levitation, punched in the chest

Wonder Woman (2017)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi, War

Wonder Woman (2017)

Diana, princess of the Amazons, trained to be an unconquerable warrior. Raised on a sheltered island paradise, when a pilot crashes on their shores and tells of a massive conflict raging in the outside world, Diana leaves her home, convinced she can stop the threat. Fighting alongside man in a war to end all wars, Diana will discover her full powers and her true destiny. (Read More)

Themes:courage, superhero, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:snow, church
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:evil god, alley fight, race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, disobeying orders, origin of hero, earth viewed from space, god, immortal, no title at beginning, world domination, megalomaniac, female fighter, final showdown, alley, levitation, fight to the death, teleportation

Ghostbusters (2016) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Ghostbusters (2016)

Themes:apocalypse, deception, escape, surrealism
Period:2010s
Story:energy beam, race against time, supernatural power, fire truck, inanimate object comes to life, man wearing a tuxedo, lovecraftian, collapsing building, surprise during end credits, alternate dimension, world domination, megalomaniac, portal, final showdown, alley, surprise after end credits, wisecrack humor, scene after end credits, near death experience, mentor

Gods Of Egypt (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Gods Of Egypt (2016)

Set, the merciless god of darkness, has taken over the throne of Egypt and plunged the once peaceful and prosperous empire into chaos and conflict. Few dare to rebel against him. A young thief, whose love was taken captive by the god, seeks to dethrone and defeat Set with the aid of the powerful god Horus. (Read More)

Themes:courage, apocalypse, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior
Story:god, race against time, fighting in the air, supernatural power, hand to hand combat, out of body experience, collapsing building, henchwoman, world domination, two man army, megalomaniac, portal, final showdown, teleportation, wisecrack humor, punched in the chest, near death experience, immortality, resurrection, bravery

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies (2016)
Action, Horror, Romance

Pride And Prejudice And Zombies (2016)

The five highly trained Bennett sisters in Georgian England must try to protect themselves from the growing zombie threat, find suitable husbands for themselves, battle marriage proposals and unlikely suitors, and save the country before it's too late. This is why Pride And Prejudice And Zombies (2016) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016). (Read More)

Themes:courage, apocalypse, deception, escape, betrayal
Characters:warrior
Story:race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, surprise during end credits, female fighter, punched in the chest, near death experience, dual wield, bravery, action heroine, stylized violence, revelation, traitor, strong female character, battlefield, exploding body, scene during end credits, tough girl, lightning

Guardians Of The Galaxy (2014)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Guardians Of The Galaxy (2014)

After stealing a mysterious orb in the far reaches of outer space, Peter Quill from Earth, is now the main target of a manhunt led by the villain known as Ronan the Accuser. To help fight Ronan and his team and save the galaxy from his power, Quill creates a team of space heroes known as the "Guardians of the Galaxy" to save the world. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:hospital
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, foot chase, marvel cinematic universe, marvel entertainment, sequel mentioned during end credits, surprise during end credits, x rayed skeleton, megalomaniac, female fighter, final showdown, surprise after end credits, title at the end, wisecrack humor, scene after end credits, space travel, marvel comics, near death experience

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows (2016) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-fi

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows (2016)

The Turtles continue to live in the shadows and no one knows they were the ones who took down Shredder. And Vernon is the one everyone thinks is the one who took Shredder down. April O'Neill does some snooping and learns a scientist named, Baxter Stockman is working for Shredder. He plans to break him out while he's being transported. April tells the turtles who try to stop it but can't. Stockman tries to teleport Shredder but he some how ends up in another dimension and meets a warlord named Krang who instructs Shredder to assemble a teleportation device he sent to Earth a long time ago. He gives Shredder some mutagen which he uses to transform two criminals who were also in the transport with him, Rock Steady and Bebop into mutants. And they set out to find the device. April saw the transformation while investigating Stockman, She would take the mutagen and she would be chased by Shredder's minions, the Foot Clan. He is saved by a man named Casey Jones who was the one who transporting Shredder. The Turtles show up and they try to work together. In the melee the mutagen ends up with the police. Knowing Shredder will try and get it back, April tries to get it first she asks Vern to help. Eventually she and Casey are arrested. The Turtles get the mutagen and Donatello analyzes it learns it could make them human, which he tells Leonardo who tells him to forget it and not to tell the others. But Michelangelo tells Raphael who feels that Leonardo doesn't respect them. (Read More)

Themes:courage, apocalypse, superhero, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:alley fight, race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, henchwoman, alternate dimension, bo staff, artifact, no title at beginning, brooklyn bridge, world domination, skyscraper, megalomaniac, portal, final showdown, alley, teleportation, title at the end, wisecrack humor

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016)

The general public is concerned over having Superman on their planet and letting the "Dark Knight" - Batman - pursue the streets of Gotham. While this is happening, a power-phobic Batman tries to attack Superman.,Meanwhile Superman tries to settle on a decision, and Lex Luthor, the criminal mastermind and millionaire, tries to use his own advantages to fight the "Man of Steel". (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment, desert, snow
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:race against time, power, superhero origin, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, fire truck, british actor playing american character, anti villain, collapsing building, origin of hero, attempted robbery, skyscraper, final showdown, levitation, fight to the death, e mail, punched in the chest, near death experience

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)
Action, Adventure, Comedy

Kingsman: The Golden Circle (2017)

After the Kingsman headquarters are blown up by a psychotic criminal named Poppy Adams. The surviving agents find their way to an allied secret organisation based in Kentucky, named Statesman. The two agencies must now work together in order to save the world and take down the so called 'Golden Circle'. (Read More)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment, snow, hospital
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:abuse of power, race against time, hand to hand combat, british actor playing american character, broken hand, secret organization, world domination, megalomaniac, final showdown, fight to the death, wisecrack humor, punched in the chest, marvel comics, near death experience, butterfly, dual wield, resurrection, cameo, shield, interracial friendship

Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)
Action, Animation, Crime, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment, hospital
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, foot chase, master apprentice relationship, henchwoman, surprise during end credits, attempted robbery, no title at beginning, librarian, final showdown, alley, laughing, title at the end, punched in the chest, near death experience, mentor, action heroine, kicked in the stomach

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)

After saving Xandar from Ronan's wrath, the Guardians are now recognized as heroes. Now the team must help their leader Star Lord (Chris Pratt) uncover the truth behind his true heritage. Along the way, old foes turn to allies and betrayal is blooming. And the Guardians find that they are up against a devastating new menace who is out to rule the galaxy. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:snow
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:evil god, stan lee cameo, race against time, fighting in the air, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, marvel cinematic universe, marvel entertainment, sequel mentioned during end credits, surprise during end credits, ipod, x rayed skeleton, god, immortal, world domination, megalomaniac, portal, final showdown, levitation

Pan (2015)
Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Pan (2015)

Themes:courage, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Characters:warrior
Story:fighting in the air, female warrior, hand to hand combat, alternate world, origin of hero, female fighter, punched in the chest, near death experience, immortality, dual wield, bravery, action heroine, kicked in the stomach, eccentric, stylized violence, henchman, battlefield, exploding body, kicked in the face, tough girl

Allegiant (2016)
Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Allegiant (2016)

After the earth-shattering revelations of INSURGENT, Tris must escape with Four and go beyond the wall enclosing Chicago. For the first time ever, they will leave the only city and family they have ever known. Once outside, old discoveries are quickly rendered meaningless with the revelation of shocking new truths. Tris and Four must quickly decide who they can trust as a ruthless battle ignites beyond the walls of Chicago which threatens all of humanity. In order to survive, Tris will be forced to make impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love. (Read More)

Themes:courage, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior
Story:race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, foot chase, female fighter, final showdown, punched in the chest, near death experience, bravery, shield, action heroine, time, kicked in the stomach, head butt, falling down stairs, revelation, traitor, strong female character, henchman

Xxx: Return Of Xander Cage (2017)
Action, Adventure, Thriller

Xxx: Return Of Xander Cage (2017)

Extreme athlete turned government operative Xander Cage (Vin Diesel) comes out of self-imposed exile, thought to be long dead, and is set on a collision course with deadly alpha warrior Xiang (Donnie Yen) and his team in a race to recover a sinister and seemingly unstoppable weapon known as Pandora's Box. Recruiting an all-new group of thrill-seeking cohorts, Xander finds himself enmeshed in a deadly conspiracy that points to collusion at the highest levels of world governments. (Read More)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment, church
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:race against time, fighting in the air, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, earth viewed from space, attempted robbery, final showdown, title at the end, wisecrack humor, punched in the chest, dual wield, cameo, action heroine, kicked in the stomach, exploding building, wristwatch, eccentric, beard, head butt

I, Frankenstein (2014) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

I, Frankenstein (2014)

Dr Victor Frankenstein dies frozen to death and the creature buries him at the cemetery of his family. However he is attacked by demons but he kills one of them and Gargoyles save him and take him to a Cathedral where the Gargoyles Order gathers. The Queen of the Gargoyles Leonore keeps Dr. Frankenstein's journal together with the treasures of the Order and gives the name of Adam to the creature. Then she explains to Adam that there is an ancient war between the Gargoyles that are angels and demons under the command of the Prince Naberius. She also invites Adam to join the Gargoyles in the war against demons, but Adam prefers to isolate in a remote place. Two hundred years later, Adam returns and finds a modern society. Soon he learns that Naberius has the intention of creating an army of soulless corpses to be possessed by demons. The scientist Terra is researching a process to create life and Naberius is seeking Dr Frankenstein's journal to help Terra and raise his army. This is why I, Frankenstein (2014) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016). (Read More)

Themes:deception, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:snow, church
Characters:warrior
Story:supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, female doctor, foot chase, collapsing building, immortal, no title at beginning, world domination, megalomaniac, female fighter, immortality, dual wield, exploding building, exploding body, opening action scene, kicked in the face, tough girl, electrocution, transformation

Star Trek: Beyond (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Star Trek: Beyond (2016)

After stopping off at Starbase Yorktown, a remote outpost on the fringes of Federation space, the USS Enterprise, halfway into their five-year mission, is destroyed by an unstoppable wave of unknown aliens. With the crew stranded on an unknown planet and with no apparent means of rescue, they find themselves fighting against a ruthless enemy with a well-earned hatred of the Federation and everything it stands for. Only a rebellious alien warrior can help them reunite and leave the planet to stop this deadly menace from beginning a possible galactic war. (Read More)

Themes:courage, deception, escape, betrayal
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, disintegrating body, bo staff, artifact, no title at beginning, megalomaniac, portal, female fighter, final showdown, teleportation, title at the end, wisecrack humor, black eye, punched in the chest, space travel, near death experience, immortality

G.i. Joe: Retaliation (2013)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

G.i. Joe: Retaliation (2013)

The G.I. Joe team is framed for crimes against the country by Zartan, disguised as the President, and Cobra Commander has all the world leaders under his influence, with their advanced warheads headed towards innocent populaces around the world. Outnumbered and outgunned, the surviving team members form a plan with their original leader, General Joseph Colton, to rescue the President and face off Cobra Commander, his accomplices and the world leaders. (Read More)

Themes:deception, betrayal
Locations:desert, snow
Characters:warrior
Story:race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, reference to bono, master apprentice relationship, bo staff, world domination, megalomaniac, healing, punched in the chest, dual wield, action heroine, kicked in the stomach, exploding building, temple, falling down stairs, stylized violence, traitor, battlefield

The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones (2013)
Action, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance

The Mortal Instruments: City Of Bones (2013)

Set in contemporary New York City, a seemingly ordinary teenager, Clary Fray, discovers she is the descendant of a line of Shadowhunters, a secret cadre of young half-angel warriors locked in an ancient battle to protect our world from demons. After the disappearance of her mother, Clary must join forces with a group of Shadow Hunters, who introduce her to a dangerous alternate New York called the Shadow World, filled with demons, warlocks, vampires, werewolves and other deadly creatures. (Read More)

Themes:magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:church
Characters:warrior
Story:supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, foot chase, new york cityscape, alternate world, brooklyn bridge, world domination, megalomaniac, portal, female fighter, teleportation, butterfly, immortality, dual wield, action heroine, stylized violence, henchman, battlefield

Seventh Son (2014) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Seventh Son (2014)

John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected his country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an apprentice to carry on his trade. Most have failed to survive. The last hope is a young farmer's son named Thomas Ward. Will he survive the training to become the spook that so many others couldn't? Should he trust the girl with pointy shoes? How can Thomas stand a chance against Mother Malkin, the most dangerous witch in the county? (Read More)

Themes:courage, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:snow, church
Characters:warrior
Story:mentor protege relationship, race against time, fighting in the air, supernatural power, black magic, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, master apprentice relationship, cloak, world domination, two man army, female fighter, teleportation, wisecrack humor, dual wield, bravery, action heroine, eccentric, stylized violence, strong female character

Hardcore Henry (2015)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Hardcore Henry (2015)

Hardcore Henry is an action film told from a first person perspective: You remember nothing. Mainly because you've just been brought back from the dead by your wife (Haley Bennett). She tells you that your name is Henry. Five minutes later, you are being shot at, your wife has been kidnapped, and you should probably go get her back. Who's got her? His name's Akan; he's a powerful warlord with an army of mercenaries, and a plan for world domination. You're also in an unfamiliar city of Moscow, and everyone wants you dead. Everyone except for a mysterious British fellow called Jimmy. He may be on your side, but you aren't sure. If you can survive the insanity, and solve the mystery, you might just discover your purpose and the truth behind your identity. Good luck, Henry. You're likely going to need it... This is why Hardcore Henry (2015) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016). (Read More)

Themes:courage, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:apartment
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:bullet wound, fighting in the air, supernatural power, hand to hand combat, female doctor, foot chase, world domination, skyscraper, megalomaniac, final showdown, fight to the death, punched in the chest, near death experience, dual wield, resurrection, bravery, shield, back from the dead, kicked in the stomach, eccentric

Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Thriller

Mortal Kombat: Annihilation (1997)

Mortal Kombat is an ancient tournament where the Earth Realm warriors battle against the forces of Outworld. Liu Kang and a few chosen fighters fought and defeated the powerful sorcerer Shang Tsung, their victory would preserve the peace on Earth for one more generation. Taking place now where the first movie left off, the Earth realm warriors live a short period of peace when evil forces from another dimension come to invade and wreak havoc on Earth. They are guided by the forces of Outworld leader, Shao Kahn and his generals such as: Motaro, Rain, Ermac, Sheeva and Sindel. Now Liu Kang, Raiden, Jax, Sonya and Kitana must defeat Shao Kahn in six days before the Earth realm merges with the Outworld. (Read More)

Themes:apocalypse, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior
Story:evil sorcerer, race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, mystic, parallel world, alternate dimension, god, immortal, sorcerer, world domination, megalomaniac, portal, female fighter, final showdown, rain, fight to the death, teleportation, punched in the chest

Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Thriller

Highlander II: The Quickening (1991)

The second "Highlander" movie, again with Christopher Lambert and Sean Connery. It's the year 2024 and all the ozone above Earth has gone. To protect people from dying, MacLeod helped in the construction of a giant "shield", several years ago. But, since there isn't left anyone Immortal after MacLeod's victory in the previous film, he has stopped being an Immortal himself. Now he is just an old man, until one day some other Immortals arrive on our planet. You see, the Immortals come from another planet... (Read More)

Themes:deception
Locations:apartment, desert, church
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:mentor protege relationship, shield, fighting in the air, supernatural power, female warrior, astral projection, immortal, world domination, female fighter, teleportation, mentor, immortality, resurrection, back from the dead, exploding building, head butt, henchman, battlefield, love interest, exploding body

Jupiter Ascending (2015) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Jupiter Ascending (2015)

Jupiter Jones was born under a night sky, with signs predicting that she was destined for great things. Now grown, Jupiter dreams of the stars but wakes up to the cold reality of a job cleaning other people's houses and an endless run of bad breaks. Only when Caine Wise, a genetically engineered ex-military hunter, arrives on Earth to track her down does Jupiter begin to glimpse the fate that has been waiting for her all along - her genetic signature marks her as next in line for an extraordinary inheritance that could alter the balance of the cosmos. (Read More)

Themes:courage, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:church
Characters:warrior
Story:race against time, fighting in the air, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, collapsing building, cosmos, earth viewed from space, world domination, portal, final showdown, levitation, space travel, near death experience, immortality, dual wield, bravery, cameo, shield, exploding building

Machete Kills (2013)
Action, Crime, Sci-fi, Thriller

Machete Kills (2013)

During an operation of a Mexican Cartel, Machete Cortez and Sartana Rivera intercept the criminals alone, but another group arrives and a masked man kills Sartana. Machete is arrested, accused of killing his beloved Sartana and Sheriff Doakes hangs Machete. But the President of the USA Rathcock pardons and recruits Machete to kill the revolutionary Marcos Mendez that has threatened the USA with a missile with a bomb. Machete goes to San Antonio to meet the Miss San Antonio Blanca Vasquez that will be the liaison between Machete and President Rathcock. Then Machete goes to the brothel of Madame Desdemona to seek out the prostitute Cereza that is Mendez's mistress. Machete meets Mendez and learns that his heart is connected to the missile and only the arm dealer Luther Voz is capable to disarm the bomb. Now Machete needs to bring Mendez to the USA in less than twenty-four hours and save his new country in a dangerous journey with betrayals. (Read More)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior, nurse, doctor
Story:race against time, hand to hand combat, foot chase, psychedelic image, sequel mentioned during end credits, defibrillator, operation, world domination, megalomaniac, female fighter, surprise after end credits, fight to the death, wisecrack humor, healing, scene after end credits, space travel, dual wield, cameo, exploding building, eccentric

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)
Action, Crime, Thriller

John Wick: Chapter 2 (2017)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, fire truck, foot chase, henchwoman, brooklyn bridge, final showdown, fight to the death, punched in the chest, dual wield, kicked in the stomach, beard, falling down stairs, stylized violence, henchman, opening action scene, kicked in the face, tough girl, product placement

Brick Mansions (2014)
Action, Crime, Sci-fi, Thriller

Brick Mansions (2014)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:race against time, hand to hand combat, fire truck, foot chase, two man army, punched in the chest, dual wield, kicked in the stomach, wristwatch, head butt, stylized violence, henchman, opening action scene, kicked in the face, tough girl, one against many, one man army, no opening credits, anti hero, mixed martial arts

Nochnoy Dozor (2004) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Fantasy, Thriller

Nochnoy Dozor (2004)

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 forces of light govern the day while the night belongs to their dark opponents. In modern day Moscow the dark Others actually roam the night as vampires while a "Night Watch" of light forces, among them Anton, the movie's protagonist, try to control them and limit their outrage. (Read More)

Themes:apocalypse, magic, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:apartment
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, black magic, battle, female doctor, foot chase, inanimate object comes to life, sequel mentioned during end credits, surprise during end credits, immortal, final showdown, spell, near death experience, action heroine, end of the world, exploding building, stylized violence, revelation, destruction

Dracula 2000 (2000)
Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller

Dracula 2000 (2000)

In the millenium version of this classic Gothic horror we find Abraham Van Helsing (Plummer), who has tangled with Count Dracula (Butler) in the past, working as an English antiques dealer. Simon (Miller) is a vampire hunter in training under his apprenticeship. Van Helsing and Simon travel from London to New Orleans to rescue Van Helsing's daughter Mary (Waddell) from the family's life long nemesis - Dracula. (Read More)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:church
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:race against time, supernatural power, hand to hand combat, foot chase, master apprentice relationship, out of body experience, levitation, wisecrack humor, punched in the chest, mentor, immortality, resurrection, back from the dead, kicked in the stomach, stylized violence, revelation, traitor, kicked in the face, lightning, evil man

Priest (2011)
Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-fi, Thriller

Priest (2011)

PRIEST, a post-apocalyptic sci-fi thriller, is set in an alternate world -- one ravaged by centuries of war between man and vampires. The story revolves around a legendary Warrior Priest from the last Vampire War who now lives in obscurity among the other downtrodden human inhabitants in walled-in dystopian cities ruled by the Church. When his niece is abducted by a murderous pack of vampires, Priest breaks his sacred vows to venture out on a quest to find her before they turn her into one of them. He is joined on his crusade by his niece's boyfriend, a trigger-fingered young wasteland sheriff, and a former Warrior Priestess who possesses otherworldly fighting skills. (Read More)

Themes:deception, betrayal
Locations:church, desert
Characters:warrior
Story:race against time, female warrior, fighting, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, alternate world, british actor playing american character, world domination, megalomaniac, punched in the chest, action heroine, kicked in the stomach, head butt, stylized violence, revelation, bullet, strong female character, power, exploding body, self sacrifice

Thor (2011)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Thor (2011)

The warrior Thor (Hemsworth) is cast out of the fantastic realm of Asgard by his father Odin (Hopkins) for his arrogance and sent to Earth to live among humans. Falling in love with scientist Jane Foster (Portman) teaches Thor much-needed lessons, and his new-found strength comes into play as a villain from his homeland sends dark forces toward Earth. This is why Thor (2011) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016). (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:desert, snow, hospital
Characters:warrior, nurse, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:evil sorcerer, arrogance, destruction, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, marvel cinematic universe, alternate world, anti villain, origin of hero, immortal, no title at beginning, sorcerer, surprise after end credits, spell, teleportation, scene after end credits, space travel, marvel comics, mentor

Self/less (2015) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Mystery, Sci-fi, Thriller

Self/less (2015)

An extremely wealthy man, dying from cancer, undergoes a radical medical procedure that transfers his consciousness into the body of a healthy young man. But all is not as it seems when he starts to uncover the mystery of the body's origin and the organization that will kill to protect its cause.

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:apartment
Characters:warrior, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:hand to hand combat, heavy rain, fire truck, british actor playing american character, no title at beginning, title at the end, punched in the chest, near death experience, immortality, resurrection, interracial friendship, back from the dead, kicked in the stomach, wristwatch, revelation, bullet, laptop, self sacrifice, kicked in the face, product placement

Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Captain America: Civil War (2016)

With many people fearing the actions of super heroes, the government decides to push for the Hero Registration Act, a law that limits a hero's actions. This results in a division in The Avengers. Iron Man stands with this Act, claiming that their actions must be kept in check otherwise cities will continue to be destroyed, but Captain America feels that saving the world is daring enough and that they cannot rely on the government to protect the world. This escalates into an all-out war between Team Iron Man (Iron Man, Black Panther, Vision, Black Widow, War Machine, and Spider-Man) and Team Captain America (Captain America, Bucky Barnes, Falcon, Scarlet Witch, Hawkeye, and Ant Man) while a new villain emerges. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, magic, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment, snow, church
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:stan lee cameo, race against time, fighting in the air, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, fire truck, foot chase, marvel cinematic universe, marvel entertainment, british actor playing american character, anti villain, surprise during end credits, origin of hero, guardian, no title at beginning, female fighter, final showdown, levitation, surprise after end credits

Logan (2017)
Action, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

Logan (2017)

In 2029 the mutant population has shrunken significantly and the X-Men have disbanded. Logan, whose power to self-heal is dwindling, has surrendered himself to alcohol and now earns a living as a chauffeur. He takes care of the ailing old Professor X whom he keeps hidden away. One day, a female stranger asks Logan to drive a girl named Laura to the Canadian border. At first he refuses, but the Professor has been waiting for a long time for her to appear. Laura possesses an extraordinary fighting prowess and is in many ways like Wolverine. She is pursued by sinister figures working for a powerful corporation; this is because her DNA contains the secret that connects her to Logan. A relentless pursuit begins - In this third cinematic outing featuring the Marvel comic book character Wolverine we see the superheroes beset by everyday problems. They are aging, ailing and struggling to survive financially. A decrepit Logan is forced to ask himself if he can or even wants to put his remaining powers to good use. It would appear that in the near-future, the times in which they were able put the world to rights with razor sharp claws and telepathic powers are now over. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:desert, hospital
Characters:warrior, nurse, doctor
Story:bullet wound, race against time, supernatural power, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, fire truck, foot chase, marvel entertainment, attempted robbery, immortal, final showdown, fight to the death, wisecrack humor, punched in the chest, marvel comics, immortality, time, kicked in the stomach, stylized violence, bullet

The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)
Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy

The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010)

Balthazar Blake (Nicolas Cage) is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath (Alfred Molina). Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler (Jay Baruchel), a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as his reluctant protege. The sorcerer gives his unwilling accomplice a crash course in the art and science of magic, and together, these unlikely partners work to stop the forces of darkness. It'll take all the courage Dave can muster to survive his training, save the city and get the girl as he becomes The Sorcerer's Apprentice. (Read More)

Themes:magic, courage, deception, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:apartment
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:sorcerer, evil sorcerer, supernatural power, book of magic, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, foot chase, inanimate object comes to life, master apprentice relationship, magical ring, brooklyn bridge, world domination, megalomaniac, levitation, surprise after end credits, spell, teleportation, scene after end credits, near death experience

Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015)

Tony Stark creates the Ultron Program to protect the world, but when the peacekeeping program becomes hostile, The Avengers go into action to try and defeat a virtually impossible enemy together. Earth's mightiest heroes must come together once again to protect the world from global extinction. This is why Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016). (Read More)

Themes:apocalypse, superhero, magic, deception
Locations:snow, church
Characters:warrior
Story:stan lee cameo, race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, female doctor, marvel cinematic universe, marvel entertainment, supervillain, world domination, megalomaniac, final showdown, energy, wisecrack humor, marvel comics, resurrection, cameo, shield, interracial friendship, back from the dead

American Assassin (2017)
Action, Thriller

American Assassin (2017)

Twenty three-year-old Mitch lost his parents to a tragic car accident at the age of fourteen, and his girlfriend to a terrorist attack just as they were engaged. Seeking revenge, he is enlisted by CIA Deputy Director Irene Kennedy as a black ops recruit. Kennedy then assigns Cold War veteran Stan Hurley to train Mitch. Together they will later on investigate a wave of apparently random attacks on military and civilian targets. The discovery of a pattern in the violence leads them to a joint mission with a lethal Turkish agent to stop a mysterious operative intent on starting a world war in the Middle East. (Read More)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment, hospital
Characters:warrior, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:mentor protege relationship, race against time, attack, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, british actor playing american character, disobeying orders, no title at beginning, final showdown, alley, fight to the death, title at the end, e mail, punched in the chest, near death experience, mentor, action heroine, kicked in the stomach, wristwatch

The Avengers (2012)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

The Avengers (2012)

Nick Fury is the director of S.H.I.E.L.D., an international peace-keeping agency. The agency is a who's who of Marvel Super Heroes, with Iron Man, The Incredible Hulk, Thor, Captain America, Hawkeye and Black Widow. When global security is threatened by Loki and his cohorts, Nick Fury and his team will need all their powers to save the world from disaster. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, betrayal
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:evil sorcerer, power, fighting in the air, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, marvel cinematic universe, marvel entertainment, supervillain, surprise during end credits, god, immortal, sorcerer, brooklyn bridge, world domination, portal, teleportation, scene after end credits, space travel, marvel comics

Atomic Blonde (2017)
Action, Mystery, Thriller

Atomic Blonde (2017)

The crown jewel of Her Majesty's Secret Intelligence Service, Agent Lorraine Broughton (Theron) is equal parts spycraft, sensuality and savagery, willing to deploy any of her skills to stay alive on her impossible mission. Sent alone into Berlin to deliver a priceless dossier out of the destabilized city, she partners with embedded station chief David Percival (James McAvoy) to navigate her way through the deadliest game of spies. (Read More)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:apartment, snow
Story:race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, foot chase, brass knuckles, final showdown, alley, fight to the death, black eye, punched in the chest, action heroine, kicked in the stomach, wristwatch, eccentric, beard, head butt, falling down stairs, stylized violence, revelation

Masters Of The Universe (1987) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Thriller

Masters Of The Universe (1987)

On the planet Eternia, Skeletor and his dark army overthrow the Sorceress of Castle Grayskull expecting to acquire her power. He-Man, his old friend Duncan "Man-at-Arms" and his daughter Teela are attacked by Skeletor's soldiers and they defeat them. They also rescue their prisoner, the inventor and locksmith Gwildor. He explains that he was lured by Evil-Lyn that used his invention Cosmic Key to open the gates and seize the Castle Grayskull. He-Man and his friends retrieve the prototype of the Cosmic Key trying to release the Sorcereress but they are defeated by Skeletor and his army and Gwildor uses his key to open and portal for them to flee. They come to Earth but lose the key. Meanwhile Julie Winston, who grieves the loss of her parents in a plane crash, and her boyfriend Kevin Corrigan find and activate the key, believing it is a foreign musical instrument. On Eternia, Evil-Lyn locates the Cosmic Key and Skeletor sends her with a group of mercenaries and soldiers to vanquish He-man and his friends and bring the key back. Will they succeed? (Read More)

Themes:courage, superhero, escape, surrealism
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior
Story:evil sorcerer, race against time, fighting in the air, supernatural power, female warrior, black magic, fire truck, foot chase, disintegrating body, magical object, cosmos, henchwoman, alternate dimension, god, sorcerer, world domination, megalomaniac, portal, female fighter, final showdown

Man Of Steel (2013)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Man Of Steel (2013)

A young boy learns that he has extraordinary powers and is not of this Earth. As a young man, he journeys to discover where he came from and what he was sent here to do. But the hero in him must emerge if he is to save the world from annihilation and become the symbol of hope for all mankind. This is why Man Of Steel (2013) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016). (Read More)

Themes:apocalypse, superhero, escape
Locations:desert, snow, church
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:race against time, fighting in the air, supernatural power, hand to hand combat, british actor playing american character, anti villain, collapsing building, supervillain, origin of hero, earth viewed from space, x rayed skeleton, no title at beginning, world domination, megalomaniac, fight to the death, title at the end, punched in the chest, space travel, end of the world, kicked in the stomach

Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets (2017)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets (2017)

VALERIAN AND THE CITY OF A THOUSAND PLANETS is the new adventure film from Luc Besson, the director of The Professional, The Fifth Element and Lucy, based on the comic book series which inspired a generation of artists, writers and filmmakers. In the 28th century, Valerian (Dane DeHaan) and Laureline (Cara Delevingne) are a team of special operatives charged with maintaining order throughout the human territories. Under assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two embark on a mission to the astonishing city of Alpha-an ever-expanding metropolis where species from all over the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence and cultures with each other. There is a mystery at the center of Alpha, a dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the marauding menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe. (Read More)

Themes:apocalypse, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior
Story:race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, parallel dimension, alternate world, disobeying orders, parallel world, alternate dimension, portal, final showdown, wisecrack humor, punched in the chest, space travel, dual wield, action heroine, eccentric, stylized violence, revelation

Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013)

When the USS Enterprise crew is called back home, they find an unstoppable force of terror from within their own organization has detonated the fleet and everything it stands for, leaving our world in a state of crisis. With a personal score to settle, Captain Kirk leads a manhunt to a war-zone world to capture a one-man weapon of mass destruction. As our space heroes are propelled into an epic chess game of life and death, love will be challenged, friendships will be torn apart, and sacrifices must be made for the only family Kirk has left: his crew. (Read More)

Themes:deception, betrayal
Locations:hospital
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:race against time, supernatural power, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, disobeying orders, collapsing building, secret organization, world domination, megalomaniac, teleportation, space travel, mentor, resurrection, cameo, interracial friendship, back from the dead, exploding building, blockbuster, destruction

Assassin's Creed (2016) is one of the best movies like Doctor Strange (2016)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Assassin's Creed (2016)

Through a revolutionary technology that unlocks his genetic memories, Callum Lynch (Michael Fassbender) experiences the adventures of his ancestor, Aguilar de Nerha, in 15th Century Spain. Callum discovers he is descended from a mysterious secret society, the Assassins, and amasses incredible knowledge and skills to take on the oppressive and powerful Templar organization in the present day. (Read More)

Themes:courage, deception, escape, betrayal, surrealism
Locations:desert, church
Characters:warrior, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:race against time, female warrior, hand to hand combat, foot chase, secret organization, x rayed skeleton, relic, artifact, world domination, female fighter, punched in the chest, bravery, shield, action heroine, kicked in the stomach, stylized violence, revelation, henchman, power, battlefield

300: Rise Of An Empire (2014)
Action, Fantasy

300: Rise Of An Empire (2014)

After its victory over Leonidas' 300, the Persian Army under the command of Xerxes marches towards the major Greek city-states. The Democratic city of Athens, first on the path of Xerxes' army, bases its strength on its fleet, led by admiral Themistocles. Themistocles is forced to an unwilling alliance with the traditional rival of Athens, oligarchic Sparta whose might lies with its superior infantry troops. But Xerxes still reigns supreme in numbers over sea and land. (Read More)

Themes:deception, betrayal
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior
Story:female warrior, hand to hand combat, heavy rain, mentor, wizard, dual wield, shield, action heroine, stylized violence, traitor, battlefield, exploding body, kicked in the face, tough girl, lightning, training, transformation, no opening credits, anti hero, severed head

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