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How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

How To Train Your Dragon (2010)

Long ago up North on the Island of Berk, the young Viking, Hiccup, wants to join his town's fight against the dragons that continually raid their town. However, his macho father and village leader, Stoik the Vast, will not allow his small, clumsy, but inventive son to do so. Regardless, Hiccup ventures out into battle and downs a mysterious Night Fury dragon with his invention, but can't bring himself to kill it. Instead, Hiccup and the dragon, whom he dubs Toothless, begin a friendship that would open up both their worlds as the observant boy learns that his people have misjudged the species. But even as the two each take flight in their own way, they find that they must fight the destructive ignorance plaguing their world. (Read More)

Themes:abuse,  escape,  jealousy,  friendship
Mood:night
Locations:village,  forest,  cave,  castle,  ship,  lake,  boat,  school
Characters:engineer,  girlfriend,  bully,  warrior,  teenager
Story:dragon,  viking,  island,  flying dragon,  battle axe,  hook for a hand,  hit with a hammer,  human dragon relationship,  human versus dragon,  dragon feature,  human animal relationship,  exploding ship,  warrior woman,  female warrior,  rescue from drowning,  fire breathing,  belief in gods,  imax version,  disownment,  misunderstood,  peg leg,  norse,  armada,  artificial leg,  northern lights,  aurora borealis,  disabilities,  misadventure,  boy hero,  instinct,  shore,  studio logo segues into film,  giant creature,  change of heart,  reptile,  council,  chores,  catapult,  nest,  scottish accent,  strong man,  teenage hero,  exploding house,  ignorance,  blacksmith,  parenting,  hand,  sky,  scandinavia,  creativity,  arena,  no title at beginning,  acceptance,  tavern,  cottage,  well,  amputee,  fireball,  close up of eyes,  flight,  public humiliation,  cgi animation,  medieval times,  rainstorm,  volcano,  3d,  3 dimensional,  inventor,  crossbow,  bravery,  shield,  single father,  sheep,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  hammer,  lifting someone into the air,  computer animation,  helmet,  fainting,  heavy rain,  cage,  flying,  single parent,  moon,  trust,  twin,  first part,  waterfall,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  reading,  attack,  five word title,  training,  underwater scene,  execution,  fictional war,  teacher student relationship,  animal,  no opening credits,  fish,  montage,  axe,  combat,  competition,  best friend,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage boy,  voice over narration,  fire,  teenage girl,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  cult film,  explosion,  father son relationship,  based on novel,  kiss

Dragonheart (1996)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Dragonheart (1996)

The young, sickly King Einon was wounded in a battle. In order for him to survive, he is healed by Draco, a dragon. Some years later, Bowen, a dragon slayer, encounters Draco. The two team up to form a traveling duo that perform an act, but the act is only known by themselves. Bowen supposedly "slays" Draco and then collects a reward from the town or village that he protects by killing the dragon who had been "terrorizing" them. From there, Bowen and Draco must save the entire kingdom from the rule of the now evil King Einon, who is part of Draco and Draco a part of him. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  castle,  lake,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:flying dragon,  battle axe,  human dragon relationship,  human versus dragon,  dragon feature,  female warrior,  viking,  medieval times,  crossbow,  shield,  sheep,  exploding building,  helmet,  heavy rain,  flying,  waterfall,  dragon,  attack,  training,  combat,  showdown,  falling from height,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  cult film,  explosion

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

King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017)

Themes:escape,  jealousy,  friendship
Locations:cave,  castle,  ship,  lake,  village,  boat,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:catapult,  tavern,  viking,  fireball,  medieval times,  bravery,  shield,  blockbuster,  helmet,  fainting,  waterfall,  exploding body,  attack,  training,  underwater scene,  execution,  fictional war,  montage,  axe,  combat,  island,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

Pan (2015)
Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Pan (2015)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  ship,  boat,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:female warrior,  giant creature,  nest,  close up of eyes,  3d,  3 dimensional,  bravery,  flying,  exploding body,  tough girl,  attack,  training,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  based on novel

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (2013) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Adventure, Fantasy

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (2013)

After successfully crossing over (and under) the Misty Mountains, Thorin and Company must seek aid from a powerful stranger before taking on the dangers of Mirkwood Forest--without their Wizard. If they reach the human settlement of Lake-town it will be time for the hobbit Bilbo Baggins to fulfill his contract with the dwarves. The party must complete the journey to Lonely Mountain and burglar Baggins must seek out the Secret Door that will give them access to the hoard of the dragon Smaug. And, where has Gandalf got off to? And what is his secret business to the south? (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:lake,  cave,  castle,  village,  boat,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:flying dragon,  dragon,  female warrior,  giant creature,  well,  amputee,  3 dimensional,  shield,  single father,  blockbuster,  single parent,  waterfall,  tough girl,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  fish,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  coming of age,  explosion,  father son relationship,  based on novel

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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 How To Train Your Dragon (2010). (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:castle,  village,  forest
Characters:engineer,  warrior
Story:hit with a hammer,  female warrior,  giant creature,  council,  close up of eyes,  volcano,  3d,  inventor,  shield,  single father,  sheep,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  hammer,  helmet,  single parent,  trust,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  attack,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship,  based on novel

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

The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)

Themes:escape
Locations:castle,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:female warrior,  studio logo segues into film,  scottish accent,  tavern,  crossbow,  bravery,  shield,  helmet,  heavy rain,  waterfall,  tough girl,  attack,  training,  execution,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  surprise ending,  explosion,  kiss

Seventh Son (2014)
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:escape
Mood:night
Locations:castle,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:giant creature,  tavern,  rainstorm,  3 dimensional,  crossbow,  bravery,  heavy rain,  cage,  trust,  waterfall,  exploding body,  lightning,  dragon,  attack,  training,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  teacher student relationship,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  based on novel

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300: Rise Of An Empire (2014) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
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)

Locations:cave,  ship,  boat
Characters:warrior
Story:exploding ship,  female warrior,  armada,  rainstorm,  3 dimensional,  shield,  helmet,  heavy rain,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  training,  underwater scene,  execution,  no opening credits,  montage,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

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:abuse,  escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  ship,  forest,  school
Characters:bully,  warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  giant creature,  teenage hero,  fireball,  rainstorm,  volcano,  bravery,  exploding building,  heavy rain,  single parent,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  training,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  fish,  montage,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage boy,  fire,  teenage girl,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship,  kiss

Ben-hur (2016)
Action, Adventure, Drama, History

Ben-hur (2016)

Themes:escape,  jealousy
Locations:cave,  ship,  village
Characters:warrior
Story:arena,  amputee,  rainstorm,  shield,  helmet,  heavy rain,  lightning,  training,  underwater scene,  execution,  teacher student relationship,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  showdown,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  voice over narration,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  based on novel

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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:escape
Locations:cave,  castle,  ship,  village,  boat,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:island,  warrior woman,  female warrior,  scottish accent,  no title at beginning,  close up of eyes,  bravery,  shield,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  helmet,  waterfall,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  training,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion

Astro Boy (2009) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Action, Animation, Comedy, Family, Sci-fi

Astro Boy (2009)

Set in futuristic Metro City, Astro Boy is about a young robot with incredible powers created by a brilliant scientist in the image of the son he has lost. Unable to fulfill the grieving man's expectations, our hero embarks on a journey in search of acceptance, experiencing betrayal and a netherworld of robot gladiators, before he returns to save Metro City and reconcile with the father who had rejected him. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Characters:engineer,  warrior,  teenager
Story:giant creature,  arena,  acceptance,  cgi animation,  3d,  3 dimensional,  inventor,  crossbow,  bravery,  single father,  exploding building,  computer animation,  flying,  single parent,  exploding body,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  battle,  rescue,  teenage boy,  teenage girl,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies (2014)
Adventure, Fantasy

The Hobbit: The Battle Of The Five Armies (2014)

After the Dragon leaves the Lonely Mountain, the people of Lake-town see a threat coming. Orcs, dwarves, elves and people prepare for war. Bilbo sees Thorin going mad and tries to help. Meanwhile, Gandalf is rescued from the Necromancer's prison and his rescuers realize who the Necromancer is.

Themes:escape
Locations:lake,  cave,  castle,  boat,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:hit with a hammer,  battle,  dragon,  female warrior,  giant creature,  catapult,  scottish accent,  exploding house,  amputee,  3 dimensional,  shield,  blockbuster,  hammer,  helmet,  cage,  tough girl,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  tough guy,  rescue,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship,  based on novel

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Conan The Barbarian (2011)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Conan The Barbarian (2011)

A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan realizes he is the only hope of saving the great nations of Hyboria from an encroaching reign of supernatural evil.

Themes:escape,  jealousy
Locations:castle,  village,  boat
Characters:warrior
Story:battle axe,  warrior woman,  female warrior,  catapult,  blacksmith,  tavern,  fireball,  3 dimensional,  single father,  single parent,  waterfall,  exploding body,  tough girl,  attack,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  explosion,  father son relationship

Brave (2012)
Adventure, Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Thriller

Brave (2012)

Set in Scotland in a rugged and mythical time, "Brave" features Merida, an aspiring archer and impetuous daughter of royalty. Merida makes a reckless choice that unleashes unintended peril and forces her to spring into action to set things right. This is why Brave (2012) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010). (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:castle,  ship,  village,  boat,  forest
Characters:warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  peg leg,  scottish accent,  teenage hero,  cgi animation,  medieval times,  rainstorm,  3 dimensional,  bravery,  shield,  sheep,  computer animation,  heavy rain,  waterfall,  tough girl,  lightning,  training,  no opening credits,  fish,  montage,  axe,  showdown,  sword,  tough guy,  rescue,  voice over narration,  teenage girl,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  father son relationship

The Great Wall (2016) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller

The Great Wall (2016)

When a mercenary warrior (Matt Damon) is imprisoned within the Great Wall, he discovers the mystery behind one of the greatest wonders of the world. As wave after wave of marauding beasts besiege the massive structure, his quest for fortune turns into a journey toward heroism as he joins a huge army of elite warriors to confront the unimaginable and seemingly unstoppable force. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave
Characters:warrior
Story:attack,  studio logo segues into film,  giant creature,  council,  catapult,  hand,  fireball,  medieval times,  3d,  3 dimensional,  crossbow,  bravery,  shield,  helmet,  cage,  trust,  exploding body,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion

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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. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:castle
Characters:warrior
Story:hammer,  female warrior,  norse,  giant creature,  strong man,  no title at beginning,  viking,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  helmet,  heavy rain,  flying,  first part,  waterfall,  lightning,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  voice over narration,  cult film,  explosion,  father son relationship,  kiss

The Legend Of Hercules (2014)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy

The Legend Of Hercules (2014)

In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his destiny. He desires only one thing: the love of Hebe, Princess of Crete, who has been promised to his own brother. When Hercules learns of his greater purpose, he must choose: to flee with his true love or to fulfill his destiny and become the true hero of his time. The story behind one of the greatest myths is revealed in this action-packed epic - a tale of love, sacrifice and the strength of the human spirit. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:cave,  castle,  ship,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:arena,  rainstorm,  3 dimensional,  crossbow,  shield,  helmet,  heavy rain,  waterfall,  lightning,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

47 Ronin (2013)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

47 Ronin (2013)

While hunting in the forest, Lord Asano of Ako and his samurai find a young half-breed and take him with them to live in the castle. Several years later, Lord Asano holds a tournament to welcome the Shogun to Ako. The night after the tournament, Lord Asano is bewitched into hurting Lord Kira of Nagato, and is punished into committing seppuku by the Shogun. Realizing that it was a Lord Kira's evil plot, the samurais and the half-breed sets out for revenge against the Shogun's order. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Mood:night
Locations:forest,  castle,  ship,  lake,  village
Characters:girlfriend,  warrior
Story:human versus dragon,  fire breathing,  giant creature,  studio logo segues into film,  3 dimensional,  crossbow,  exploding building,  heavy rain,  exploding body,  dragon,  attack,  teacher student relationship,  no opening credits,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

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Pompeii (2014) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance

Pompeii (2014)

Set in 79 A.D., POMPEII tells the epic story of Milo (Kit Harington), a slave turned invincible gladiator who finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia (Emily Browning), the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him. This is why Pompeii (2014) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010). (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:ship,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:arena,  exploding ship,  hand,  volcano,  3 dimensional,  shield,  exploding building,  helmet,  heavy rain,  exploding body,  lightning,  training,  underwater scene,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  explosion,  kiss

Jupiter Ascending (2015)
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:escape,  friendship
Mood:night
Locations:castle
Characters:warrior
Story:exploding ship,  female warrior,  sky,  fireball,  3 dimensional,  bravery,  shield,  exploding building,  flying,  single parent,  lightning,  dragon,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  montage,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  surprise ending,  cult film,  explosion,  kiss

Hercules (2014)
Action, Adventure

Hercules (2014)

1400 B.C., a tormented soul walked the Earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus. For this, he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors, and the death of his family, this dark, world-weary soul turned his back on the gods finding his only solace in bloody battle. Over the years, he warmed to the company of six similar souls, their only bond being their love of fighting, and the presence of death. These men and women never question where they go to fight, or why, or whom, just how much they will be paid. Now, the King of Thrace has hired these mercenaries to train his men to become the greatest army of all time. It is time for this bunch of lost souls to finally have their eyes opened to how far they have fallen, when they must train an army to become as ruthless and bloodthirsty as their reputation has become. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:female warrior,  giant creature,  strong man,  tavern,  3 dimensional,  shield,  helmet,  tough girl,  lightning,  attack,  training,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire

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The Last Airbender (2010)
Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy

The Last Airbender (2010)

The world is divided into four kingdoms, each represented by the element they harness, and peace has lasted throughout the realms of Water, Air, Earth, and Fire under the supervision of the Avatar, a link to the spirit world and the only being capable of mastering the use of all four elements. When young Avatar Aang disappears, the Fire Nation launches an attack to eradicate all members of the Air Nomads to prevent interference in their future plans for world domination. 100 years pass and current Fire Lord Ozai continues to conquer and imprison anyone with elemental "bending" abilities in the Earth and Water Kingdoms, while siblings Katara and Sokka from a Southern Water Tribe find a mysterious boy trapped beneath the ice outside their village. Upon rescuing him, he reveals himself to be Aang, Avatar and last of the Air Nomads. Swearing to protect the Avatar, Katara and Sokka journey with him to the Northern Water Kingdom in his quest to master "Waterbending" and eventually fulfill his destiny of once again restoring peace to the world. But as they inch nearer to their goal, the group must evade Prince Zuko, the exiled son of Lord Ozai, Commander Zhao, the Fire Nation's military leader, and the tyrannical onslaught of the evil Fire Lord himself. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  castle,  ship,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  fireball,  3 dimensional,  helmet,  moon,  dragon,  attack,  training,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  fish,  montage,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

Guardians Of The Galaxy (2014) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
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:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave
Characters:warrior
Story:hit with a hammer,  exploding ship,  female warrior,  3 dimensional,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  hammer,  helmet,  heavy rain,  first part,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  montage,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  surprise ending,  explosion

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. This is why Allegiant (2016) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010). (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:cave,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  council,  teenage hero,  bravery,  shield,  heavy rain,  trust,  tough girl,  attack,  training,  execution,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage girl,  surprise ending,  explosion,  based on novel

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Reign Of Fire (2002)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-fi, Thriller

Reign Of Fire (2002)

It is twenty years in the future, and the planet has been devastated by vicious fire-breathing dragons. The last vestiges of humanity now struggle for survival at remote outposts. In a ruined castle in the English countryside, Quinn is desperately trying to hold together a band of frightened, restless survivors. As a boy, Quinn watched his mother die protecting him from one of the beasts, and is still haunted by the memory. One day, a group of American rogues shows up, led by a brash, tough-guy named Van Zan. He claims to have discovered a way to kill the dragons once and for all, and enlists Quinn's help. But doing so will force Quinn to confront his own frightening memories. This, and Quinn's responsibilities to those that are under his protection, results in a battle of wills between the two men. In the end, events cause them both to realize that they must work together to defeat the monsters--both without and within. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:cave,  castle
Characters:engineer
Story:fire breathing,  flying dragon,  human versus dragon,  dragon feature,  fire,  scottish accent,  crossbow,  flying,  dragon,  fictional war,  montage,  axe,  showdown,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage boy,  voice over narration,  cult film,  explosion,  father son relationship

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:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  forest
Characters:warrior,  engineer
Story:exploding ship,  female warrior,  shore,  scottish accent,  no title at beginning,  3 dimensional,  inventor,  bravery,  blockbuster,  tough girl,  attack,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  montage,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  explosion

In The Name Of The King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller

In The Name Of The King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)

Set in the kingdom of Ehb, the story follows Farmer ('Jason Statham' (qv)), who was adopted by his village. When Farmer's wife, Solana ('Claire Forlani' (qv)), and his son leave to sell vegetables at the town of Stonebridge, Farmer's farm is attacked by creatures called Krugs. With the help of his friend and neighbor Norrick ('Ron Perlman (I)' (qv)), he travels to Stonebridge where his wife and son are. Before he arrives, the Krugs, controlled by the wizard Gallian ('Ray Liotta' (qv)), kill his son and capture his wife. Farmer, with the help of Bastian ('Will Sanderson' (qv)), his brother-in-law, and Norrick sets out to find and rescue his wife. The King's nephew Fallow ('Matthew Lillard' (qv)) is conspiring with the wizard Gallian to take over the kingdom led by King Konreid ('Burt Reynolds'). (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:castle,  lake,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:warrior woman,  catapult,  medieval times,  bravery,  lightning,  reading,  attack,  fictional war,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  cult film,  explosion,  father son relationship,  kiss

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Rogue One (2016)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Rogue One (2016)

All looks lost for the Rebellion against the Empire as they learn of the existence of a new super weapon, the Death Star. Once a possible weakness in its construction is uncovered, the Rebel Alliance must set out on a desperate mission to steal the plans for the Death Star. The future of the entire galaxy now rests upon its success. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave
Characters:engineer,  warrior
Story:exploding ship,  female warrior,  council,  scottish accent,  crossbow,  bravery,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  helmet,  heavy rain,  moon,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  attack,  execution,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  combat,  action hero,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  explosion

Enemy Mine (1985)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi

Enemy Mine (1985)

A soldier from Earth crash-lands on an alien world after sustaining battle damage. Eventually he encounters another survivor, but from the enemy species he was fighting; they band together to survive on this hostile world. In the end the human finds himself caring for his enemy in a completely unexpected way. This is why Enemy Mine (1985) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010). (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:battle,  exploding ship,  reptile,  council,  rainstorm,  volcano,  heavy rain,  moon,  waterfall,  lightning,  training,  fictional war,  fish,  montage,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  brawl,  tough guy,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  surprise ending,  cult film,  explosion

The Legend Of Tarzan (2016)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance

The Legend Of Tarzan (2016)

Following his parents' death in Africa, John Clayton has been be raised by an ape, was known by the name Tarzan, but eventually left Africa and for his parents' home in England, along with the woman he fell in love with and married, Jane Porter. He is asked by Belgian King Leopold to go to Africa to see what he has done there to help the country. Initially, he refuses. But an American, George Washington Williams, wants him to accept so he can accompany him. He says that Leopold might be committing all sorts of atrocities to achieve his goal, like slavery. Clayton agrees and his wife insists that she accompany him because she misses Africa. When they arrive, a man named Rom, who works for Leopold, attacks their village and captures Tarzan and Jane. With Washington's help he escapes and sets out to rescue Jane by going across the jungle. Washington joins him despite being told that he might not make it. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:village,  cave,  ship,  boat
Characters:engineer,  warrior
Story:female warrior,  rescue,  shore,  close up of eyes,  rainstorm,  3 dimensional,  bravery,  shield,  blockbuster,  heavy rain,  waterfall,  tough girl,  lightning,  underwater scene,  no opening credits,  montage,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  tough guy,  battle,  voice over narration,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship,  based on novel,  kiss

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The 5th Wave (2016) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

The 5th Wave (2016)

Four waves of increasingly deadly attacks have left most of Earth in ruin. Against a backdrop of fear and distrust, Cassie is on the run, desperately trying to save her younger brother. As she prepares for the inevitable and lethal fifth wave, Cassie teams up with a young man who may become her final hope - if she can only trust him. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:lake,  forest
Characters:warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  close up of eyes,  bravery,  single father,  exploding building,  helmet,  single parent,  trust,  tough girl,  attack,  training,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  brawl,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage boy,  voice over narration,  fire,  teenage girl,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship,  based on novel,  kiss

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Action, Fantasy, Horror

Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)

The siblings Hansel and Gretel are left alone in the woods by their father and captured by a dark witch in a candy house. However they kill the witch and escape from the spot. Years later, the orphans have become famous witch hunters. When eleven children go missing in a small village, the Mayor summons Hansel and Gretel to rescue them, and they save the red haired Mina from the local sheriff who wants to burn her, accusing Mina of witchcraft. Soon they discover that the Blood Moon will approach in three days and the powerful dark witch Muriel is responsible for the abduction of children. She intends to use the children together with a secret ingredient in a Sabbath to make the coven of witches protected against the fire. Meanwhile Hansel and Gretel disclose secrets about their parents. (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:village,  forest
Story:exploding house,  tavern,  fireball,  3 dimensional,  crossbow,  flying,  moon,  waterfall,  exploding body,  tough girl,  five word title,  axe,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  explosion

War For The Planet Of The Apes (2017)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

War For The Planet Of The Apes (2017)

Caesar and his apes are forced into a deadly conflict with an army of humans led by a ruthless Colonel. After the apes suffer unimaginable losses, Caesar wrestles with his darker instincts and begins his own mythic quest to avenge his kind. As the journey finally brings them face to face, Caesar and the Colonel are pitted against each other in an epic battle that will determine the fate of both their species and the future of the planet. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  village,  forest
Story:sky,  crossbow,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  hammer,  helmet,  heavy rain,  cage,  waterfall,  exploding body,  attack,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  montage,  axe,  combat,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

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Centurion (2010)
Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War

Centurion (2010)

Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus' legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe the Picts from the face of the Earth and destroy their leader, Gorlacon. This is why Centurion (2010) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010). (Read More)

Themes:escape
Locations:cave,  village,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:battle axe,  female warrior,  scottish accent,  strong man,  tavern,  fireball,  shield,  lifting someone into the air,  helmet,  waterfall,  lightning,  attack,  fish,  axe,  combat,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  surprise ending,  father son relationship

Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Percy Jackson & The Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)

When his lightning bolt is stolen, Zeus accuses Poseidon's son Percy Jackson and gives Poseidon's son fourteen days to return it, otherwise he will initiate a war amongst the gods. Meanwhile the teenager, Percy, who is dyslexic and has ADHD is visiting The Museum of Metropolitan of Art and is attacked by a Fury disguised in his teacher. His physically handicapped best friend Grover reveals that Percy is a demigod and that he is his protector and his teacher Mr Brunner gives him a pen telling him that it is a powerful weapon. They go to Percy's house and together with his mother Sally they drive to the Camp Half-Blood. However Sally is attacked by a Minotaur and vanishes before Percy can help her. In the camp, Percy befriends the gorgeous Annabeth; when they are attacked by Hades who wants the lighting bolt for himself, Percy discovers that his mother is in the Underworld with Hades. Percy decides to travel on a dangerous quest to retrieve the lightning bolt and save his mother. Grover and Annabeth join him and Luke gives a powerful shield of his own to protect Percy. Will they be able to succeed? (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  castle,  boat,  school
Characters:warrior,  teenager
Story:lightning,  female warrior,  teenage hero,  fireball,  crossbow,  shield,  helmet,  flying,  first part,  dragon,  training,  teacher student relationship,  montage,  competition,  falling from height,  sword,  rescue,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  based on novel

Red Riding Hood (2011)
Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance, Thriller

Red Riding Hood (2011)

Valerie (Seyfried) is a beautiful young woman torn between two men. She is in love with a brooding outsider, Peter (Fernandez), but her parents have arranged for her to marry the wealthy Henry (Irons). Unwilling to lose each other, Valerie and Peter are planning to run away together when they learn that Valerie's older sister has been killed by the werewolf that prowls the dark forest surrounding their village. For years, the people have maintained an uneasy truce with the beast, offering the creature a monthly animal sacrifice. But under a blood red moon, the wolf has upped the stakes by taking a human life. Hungry for revenge, the people call on famed werewolf hunter, Father Solomon (Oldman), to help them kill the wolf. But Solomon's arrival brings unintended consequences as he warns that the wolf, who takes human form by day, could be any one of them. As the death toll rises with each moon, Valerie begins to suspect that the werewolf could be someone she loves. As panic grips the town, Valerie discovers that she has a unique connection to the beast--one that inexorably draws them together, making her both suspect...and bait. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:cave,  lake,  village,  boat,  forest
Story:blacksmith,  tavern,  close up of eyes,  medieval times,  crossbow,  bravery,  shield,  helmet,  moon,  waterfall,  execution,  animal,  axe,  sword,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  cult film,  father son relationship

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Beowulf (2007)
Action, Adventure, Animation, Fantasy

Beowulf (2007)

Set against the coming of Christianity, this is the story of the last hero: in 507, a monstrous troll wreaks havoc in the mead hall of the Danish king, Hrothgar. He offers rewards for the death of Grendel, so Beowulf, a great and boastful Geat warrior, arrives with his thanes. Beowulf sets aside his armor and awaits the monster; a fierce battle ensues that leads to Beowolf's entering the watery lair of Grendel's mother, where a devil's bargain awaits. Beowulf returns to Herot, the castle, and becomes king. Jump ahead many years, and the sins of the father are visited upon Beowulf and his kingdom. The hero must face his weakness and be heroic once again. Is the age of demons over? (Read More)

Themes:friendship
Locations:castle,  cave,  ship,  lake,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:battle axe,  human versus dragon,  battle,  norse,  tavern,  viking,  cgi animation,  shield,  computer animation,  dragon,  no opening credits,  combat,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  fire,  surprise ending,  cult film,  father son relationship,  kiss

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:escape,  friendship
Characters:warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  teenage hero,  rainstorm,  heavy rain,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  fictional war,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage girl,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  based on novel,  kiss

Batman: The Killing Joke (2016) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Action, Animation, Crime, Drama, Sci-fi, Thriller

Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:boat
Characters:engineer,  warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  teenage hero,  no title at beginning,  public humiliation,  rainstorm,  helmet,  heavy rain,  tough girl,  lightning,  attack,  no opening credits,  axe,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  tough guy,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  teenage girl,  surprise ending,  explosion,  kiss

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Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery

Harry Potter And The Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)

Harry, Ron, and Hermione continue their quest of finding and destroying the Dark Lord's three remaining Horcruxes, the magical items responsible for his immortality. But as the mystical Deathly Hallows are uncovered, and Voldemort finds out about their mission, the biggest battle begins and life as they know it will never be the same again. (Read More)

Themes:friendship
Locations:castle,  forest
Characters:teenager
Story:battle,  teenage hero,  bravery,  exploding building,  waterfall,  tough girl,  dragon,  attack,  fictional war,  teacher student relationship,  combat,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  rescue,  fire,  coming of age,  cult film,  explosion,  based on novel,  kiss

Beauty And The Beast (2017)
Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance

Beauty And The Beast (2017)

Disney's animated classic takes on a new form, with a widened mythology and an all-star cast. A young prince, imprisoned in the form of a beast, can be freed only by true love. What may be his only opportunity arrives when he meets Belle, the only human girl to ever visit the castle since it was enchanted. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  jealousy
Locations:castle,  village,  lake,  forest
Story:studio logo segues into film,  tavern,  close up of eyes,  rainstorm,  inventor,  single father,  blockbuster,  heavy rain,  single parent,  lightning,  no opening credits,  montage,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship,  kiss

Masters Of The Universe (1987)
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:escape,  friendship
Locations:castle,  cave
Characters:warrior,  teenager
Story:hook for a hand,  inventor,  female warrior,  strong man,  bravery,  lifting someone into the air,  helmet,  tough girl,  fictional war,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage boy,  fire,  teenage girl,  surprise ending,  cult film,  explosion

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Willow (1988) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance

Willow (1988)

A baby girl is discovered in a river by Ranon and Mims, the children of Willow Ufgood, a dwarf farmer and magician and the baby girl is taken into the care of Willow's family. But when a terrifying dog-like creature attacks Willow's village, whilst tracking down the baby. Willow consults the village council and the wizard The High Aldwin. The High Aldwin gives Willow a task and Willow leaves the village and embarks on the task to give the baby girl to a responsible person. But Willow soon learns the baby is Elora Danan, the baby girl destined to bring about the downfall of the evil sorceress Queen Bavmorda. Joined by his allies: swordsman Madmartigan, sorceress Fin Raziel and the Brownies Franjean and Rool, Willow takes it upon himself to protect Elora from Queen Bavmorda, who intends to kill Elora and prevent Elora from fulfilling her destiny. And Willow and his allies are pursued by Queen Bavmorda's daughter Sorsha and the evil commander of Queen Bavmorda's army General Kael, whom are searching for Elora and bring her back to Queen Bavmorda's castle, where Queen Bavmorda bids to kill Elora in a ritual and prevent the prophecy of her downfall. (Read More)

Themes:escape,  friendship
Locations:village,  castle,  lake,  boat,  forest
Characters:warrior
Story:council,  female warrior,  catapult,  tavern,  shield,  lifting someone into the air,  heavy rain,  cage,  trust,  waterfall,  lightning,  dragon,  attack,  fictional war,  combat,  island,  best friend,  showdown,  falling from height,  sword,  battle,  cult film,  father son relationship,  kiss

Peter Pan (2003)
Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance

Peter Pan (2003)

In stifling Edwardian London, Wendy Darling mesmerizes her brothers every night with bedtime tales of swordplay, swashbuckling, and the fearsome Captain Hook. But the children become the heroes of an even greater story, when Peter Pan flies into their nursery one night and leads them over moonlit rooftops through a galaxy of stars and to the lush jungles of Neverland. Wendy and her brothers join Peter and the Lost Boys in an exhilarating life--free of grown-up rules--while also facing the inevitable showdown with Hook and his bloodthirsty pirates. This is why Peter Pan (2003) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010). (Read More)

Themes:jealousy,  friendship
Mood:night
Locations:castle,  ship,  school
Characters:teenager
Story:boy hero,  close up of eyes,  lifting someone into the air,  flying,  tough girl,  no opening credits,  combat,  island,  showdown,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  voice over narration,  father son relationship,  based on novel,  kiss

X-men: Apocalypse (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:escape
Locations:cave,  forest,  school
Characters:engineer,  bully,  warrior,  teenager
Story:female warrior,  teenage hero,  exploding house,  inventor,  bravery,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  helmet,  single parent,  tough girl,  lightning,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  teacher student relationship,  no opening credits,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  teenage boy,  fire,  teenage girl,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

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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:friendship
Characters:engineer,  warrior
Story:exploding ship,  female warrior,  giant creature,  scottish accent,  volcano,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  moon,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  combat,  action hero,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  explosion

Batman V Superman: Dawn Of Justice (2016) is one of the best movies like How To Train Your Dragon (2010)
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:escape,  jealousy
Locations:village,  forest
Characters:engineer,  warrior
Story:exploding ship,  female warrior,  giant creature,  hand,  close up of eyes,  bravery,  shield,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  heavy rain,  flying,  exploding body,  tough girl,  lightning,  attack,  training,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  montage,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  sword,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

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.

Themes:escape
Locations:school
Characters:engineer,  bully,  warrior
Story:exploding ship,  council,  no title at beginning,  3 dimensional,  exploding building,  blockbuster,  helmet,  flying,  moon,  first part,  exploding body,  underwater scene,  fictional war,  no opening credits,  combat,  action hero,  showdown,  falling from height,  brawl,  tough guy,  battle,  rescue,  fire,  coming of age,  surprise ending,  explosion,  father son relationship

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