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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:forgiveness, rivalry, surveillance, superhero, deception, monster, escape, drunkenness, betrayal, suicide
Mood:mythological, epic
Locations:storm, rooftop, castle, desert, snow, bar, hospital
Characters:warrior, professor, nurse, soldier, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:scientist, throne, norse mythology, rivalry over throne, giant creature, giant robot, giant monster, norse god, heir to throne, evil sorcerer, hammer as weapon, arrogance, alien planet, hammer, sibling rivalry, alien superhero, babe scientist, reference to xena warrior princess, warrior race, female warrior

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:rivalry, superhero, deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:evil sorcerer, hammer as weapon, alien superhero, warrior race, female warrior, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, hawkeye the character, extraterrestrial human, extraterrestrial man, male alien, s.h.i.e.l.d., marvel cinematic universe, scepter, stepbrother, human alien, wormhole, shapeshifting, immortal

Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Thor: The Dark World (2013)

Thousands of years ago, a race of beings known as Dark Elves tried to send the universe into darkness by using a weapon known as the Aether. Warriors from Asgard stop them but their leader Malekith escapes to wait for another opportunity. The warriors find the Aether and since it cannot be destroyed, they try to hide it. In the present day, Jane Foster awaits the return of Thor although it has been two years since they last saw once another. In the meantime, Thor has been trying to bring peace to the nine realms. Jane discovers an anomaly similar to the one that brought Thor to Earth. She goes to investigate, finds a wormhole, and is sucked into it. Back on Asgard, Thor wishes to return to Earth but his father, Odin refuses to let him. Thor learns from Heimdall, who can see into all of the realms, that Jane disappeared. Thor then returns to Earth just as Jane reappears. However, when some policemen try to arrest her, an unknown energy repulses them. Thor then brings Jane to Asgard to find out what happened to her. When the energy is released again, they discover that when Jane disappeared, she crossed paths with the Aether and it entered her. Malekith, upon sensing that the time to strike is now, seeks out the Aether. He attacks Asgard and Thor's mother Frigga is killed protecting Jane. Odin wants to keep Jane on Asgard so that Malekith will come. Thor disagrees with his plan, so with his cohorts, he decides to take Jane away. He enlists the aid of his brother, Loki. Unfortunately, Loki's motivations remain unknown. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, monster, drunkenness, betrayal
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:norse mythology, giant creature, giant monster, hammer as weapon, alien superhero, babe scientist, warrior race, female warrior, one man army, female soldier, hand to hand combat, sword fight, action hero, science fantasy, marvel cinematic universe, observatory, human alien, wormhole, throne, shapeshifting

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:superhero, escape
Mood:epic
Locations:desert, snow, bar
Characters:professor, warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:alien planet, planet, alien superhero, one man army, origin of hero, female soldier, hand to hand combat, action hero, hero, extraterrestrial woman, extraterrestrial human, extraterrestrial man, exploding gasoline station, anti villain, human alien, budweiser, cape, adopted son, no title at beginning, young version of character

The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy

The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)

Themes:deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Locations:castle, snow
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:female warrior, one man army, origin of hero, female soldier, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, freeze to death, banishment, throne, young version of character, palace, super villain, presumed dead, guard, kicked in the stomach, helmet, heavy rain, head butt

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

King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword (2017)

Themes:deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Locations:castle
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:heir to throne, evil sorcerer, one man army, origin of hero, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, throne, young version of character, sorcerer, super strength, viking, palace, mentor, cameo, guard, mythology, kicked in the stomach, giant, blockbuster

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? (Read More)

Themes:deception, monster, escape, drunkenness, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:castle, snow
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:giant creature, giant monster, evil sorcerer, warrior race, female warrior, female soldier, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, scepter, blizzard, sorcerer, palace, teleportation, guard, honor, kicked in the stomach, exploding building, giant, blockbuster

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:surveillance, superhero, deception, escape, drunkenness, betrayal, suicide
Locations:bar, hospital
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:alien planet, female warrior, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, marvel cinematic universe, human alien, young version of character, super strength, surprise after end credits, lens flare, scene after end credits, space travel, marvel comics, super villain, cameo, exploding building, giant, blockbuster

Gods Of Egypt (2016) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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:deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:giant creature, giant monster, heir to throne, sibling rivalry, one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, science fantasy, throne, cape, goddess, patricide, super strength, palace, teleportation, eye patch, exile, guard

Guardians Of The Galaxy Vol. 2 (2017)
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:surveillance, superhero, deception, monster, escape, betrayal, suicide
Locations:castle, snow
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:giant creature, giant monster, warrior race, female warrior, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, science fantasy, marvel cinematic universe, freeze to death, human alien, wormhole, throne, immortal, cape, patricide, young version of character, super powers, super strength, surprise after end credits

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. This is why Power Rangers (2017) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:giant creature, giant robot, giant monster, female warrior, origin of hero, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, frozen alive, scepter, freeze to death, human alien, dutch angle, open ended, trailer home, super strength, super villain, cameo, kicked in the stomach, exploding building

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:rivalry, surveillance, superhero, deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:rooftop, desert, snow, bar
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:giant creature, giant monster, alien superhero, female warrior, one man army, origin of hero, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, extraterrestrial human, extraterrestrial man, anti villain, human alien, open ended, cape, young version of character, super powers, super strength, lens flare, body landing on a car

Hercules (2014) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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:deception, monster, escape, drunkenness, betrayal
Locations:snow
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:giant creature, giant monster, heir to throne, female warrior, one man army, hand to hand combat, sword fight, action hero, strong man, palace, helmet, head butt, spear, traitor, prince, mercenary, self sacrifice, lightning, stabbed in the back, creature

I, Frankenstein (2014)
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. (Read More)

Themes:deception, monster, betrayal
Locations:snow
Characters:warrior
Story:babe scientist, female warrior, one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, immortal, cape, no title at beginning, super strength, body landing on a car, exploding building, spear, prince, queen, electrocution, stabbed in the back, creature, fictional war, no opening credits

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:deception, escape, betrayal, suicide
Mood:epic
Locations:castle, desert
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:king, one man army, origin of hero, hand to hand combat, sword fight, action hero, hero, goddess, super strength, palace, mythology, kicked in the stomach, helmet, heavy rain, spear, prince, queen, waterfall, mercenary, lightning

Transformers: Dark Of The Moon (2011)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Transformers: Dark Of The Moon (2011)

Autobots Bumblebee, Ratchet, Ironhide, Mirage (aka Dino), Wheeljack (aka Que) and Sideswipe led by Optimus Prime, are back in action taking on the evil Decepticons, who are eager to avenge their recent defeat. The Autobots and Decepticons become involved in a perilous space race between the United States and Russia to reach a hidden Cybertronian spacecraft on the moon and learn its secrets, and once again Sam Witwicky has to go to the aid of his robot friends. The new villain Shockwave is on the scene while the Autobots and Decepticons continue to battle it out on Earth. This is why Transformers: Dark Of The Moon (2011) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, deception, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:desert, snow, bar
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:giant robot, alien planet, shapeshifting, camcorder, 21st century, new mexico, trailer home, reference to facebook, government agent, teleportation, lasersight, lens flare, body landing on a car, space travel, exile, super villain, mentor, gash in the face, kicked in the stomach, exploding building

Star Trek: Into Darkness (2013) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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:surveillance, deception, monster, drunkenness, betrayal, suicide
Mood:epic
Locations:bar, hospital
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:giant creature, babe scientist, warrior race, female warrior, one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, human alien, dutch angle, budweiser, super strength, teleportation, lens flare, space travel, mentor, cameo, exploding building, blockbuster, planet

The Hobbit: The Desolation Of Smaug (2013)
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:deception, monster, escape, drunkenness
Locations:castle, snow
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:giant creature, giant monster, female warrior, mountain, female soldier, hand to hand combat, sword fight, action hero, shapeshifting, open ended, teleportation, lens flare, eye patch, guard, giant, blockbuster, falling down stairs, spear, ice, waterfall

Avengers: Age Of Ultron (2015)
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.

Themes:superhero, deception, drunkenness
Locations:castle, snow, bar
Characters:professor, warrior, soldier
Story:norse god, scepter, artificial intelligence, alien superhero, female warrior, hand to hand combat, action hero, hawkeye the character, extraterrestrial human, extraterrestrial man, male alien, marvel cinematic universe, human alien, open ended, cape, hit by a truck, super strength, eye patch, body landing on a car, marvel comics

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:superhero, monster, escape
Mood:epic
Locations:castle, desert
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:planet, evil sorcerer, female warrior, one man army, sword fight, action hero, science fantasy, scepter, human alien, strong man, throne, shapeshifting, cape, sorcerer, surprise after end credits, palace, teleportation, eye patch, armor, scene after end credits

Wonder Woman (2017) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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. This is why Wonder Woman (2017) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception, escape, drunkenness, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:castle, snow
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:warrior race, female warrior, origin of hero, female soldier, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, immortal, open ended, no title at beginning, young version of character, super strength, teleportation, armor, super villain, mentor, mythology, honor, fish out of water

Astro Boy (2009)
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:superhero, deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Locations:rooftop
Characters:professor, warrior, soldier
Story:giant creature, giant robot, giant monster, robot, hero, origin of hero, action hero, banishment, open ended, super strength, taser, artificial intelligence, presumed dead, exploding building, giant, flying, self sacrifice, electrocution, creature, no opening credits

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:surveillance, deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Locations:rooftop, desert
Characters:professor, warrior, soldier, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:heir to throne, babe scientist, one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, throne, immortal, open ended, patricide, taser, guard, kicked in the stomach, walkie talkie, pickup truck, mercenary, self sacrifice, injection, lightning, product placement

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

Brick Mansions (2014)

Themes:surveillance, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:rooftop
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, strong man, camcorder, taser, body landing on a car, kicked in the stomach, walkie talkie, head butt, mercenary, no opening credits, prisoner, diner, axe, flashlight, handcuffs, interrogation, falling from height

Pan (2015) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Pan (2015)

Themes:deception, escape, betrayal
Characters:warrior
Story:giant creature, warrior race, female warrior, origin of hero, hand to hand combat, sword fight, alternate world, guard, fish out of water, kicked in the stomach, giant, spear, flying, creature, fictional war, no opening credits, outer space, mountain, axe, flashlight

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. This is why X-men: Apocalypse (2016) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, superhero, deception, escape, drunkenness, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:storm, desert, snow, bar
Characters:professor, warrior, soldier
Story:female warrior, origin of hero, hand to hand combat, action hero, immortal, cape, young version of character, super strength, surprise after end credits, teleportation, body landing on a car, scene after end credits, marvel comics, mentor, cameo, fish out of water, kicked in the stomach, exploding building, giant, blockbuster

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:deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:rooftop, castle
Characters:warrior
Story:sibling rivalry, female warrior, one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, science fantasy, human alien, wormhole, space travel, cameo, presumed dead, guard, honor, exploding building, planet, flying, mercenary, lightning, product placement

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:surveillance, deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:alien planet, female warrior, female soldier, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, science fantasy, alternate world, human alien, wormhole, throne, government agent, palace, artificial intelligence, space travel, guard, honor, planet, helmet

300: Rise Of An Empire (2014) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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
Mood:epic
Locations:desert
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:female warrior, female soldier, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, throne, open ended, young version of character, palace, mentor, guard, helmet, heavy rain, spear, traitor, queen, lightning, stabbed in the back, king

Ghostbusters (2016)
Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-fi

Ghostbusters (2016)

Themes:surveillance, deception, monster, escape, suicide
Locations:rooftop, bar
Characters:professor
Period:2010s
Story:giant creature, giant monster, camcorder, surprise after end credits, government agent, body landing on a car, scene after end credits, mentor, cameo, exploding building, giant, walkie talkie, falling down stairs, flying, product placement, electrocution, library, creature, no opening credits, exploding car

X-men: Days Of Future Past (2014)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

X-men: Days Of Future Past (2014)

In the future, the mutants and the humans that help them are slaughtered by powerful robots named Sentinels. Professor Xavier, Wolverine, Magneto, Storm, Kitty Pryde and her friends meet at a monastery in China and Xavier explains that the invincible Sentinels were created using the DNA of Mystique that was captured in 1973 when she tried to assassinate their creator Dr. Bolivar Trask. Xavier tells that their only chance is return to 1973 using Pryde's ability to join Charles Xavier and Erik Lehnsherr to convince Mystique to give up of her intention. . However, only Wolverine can withstand the damages of the time travel. Will he succeed in stopping Mystique and the Sentinel Program and save the mutants and their human friends from annihilation? This is why X-men: Days Of Future Past (2014) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:superhero, deception
Mood:epic
Locations:storm, snow
Characters:professor, soldier
Story:giant robot, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, shapeshifting, immortal, cape, young version of character, super strength, surprise after end credits, teleportation, scene after end credits, artificial intelligence, marvel comics, kicked in the stomach, blockbuster, helmet, spear, flying, ice

Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Out Of The Shadows (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:surveillance, superhero, deception, monster, escape, betrayal
Locations:rooftop, bar
Characters:warrior
Period:2010s
Story:female warrior, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, frozen alive, dutch angle, wormhole, hit by a truck, no title at beginning, super strength, taser, teleportation, body landing on a car, super villain, mentor, cameo, kicked in the stomach, giant, blockbuster, walkie talkie

G.i. Joe: Retaliation (2013) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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:surveillance, deception, betrayal
Locations:desert, snow
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:female warrior, female soldier, hand to hand combat, sword fight, action hero, young version of character, lens flare, kicked in the stomach, exploding building, walkie talkie, helmet, falling down stairs, traitor, mercenary, injection, binoculars, no opening credits, exploding car, prisoner, army

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

Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)
Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-fi

Hellboy II: The Golden Army (2008)

In this continuation to the adventure of the demon superhero, an evil elf breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures, as he declares war against humanity. He is on a mission to release The Golden Army, a deadly group of fighting machines that can destroy the human race. As Hell on Earth is ready to erupt, Hellboy and his crew set out to defeat the evil prince before The Golden Army can destroy humanity's existence. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, drunkenness, suicide
Story:one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, patricide, body landing on a car, exile, super villain, gash in the face, spear, prince, self sacrifice, stabbed in the back, creature, fictional war, no opening credits, army, based on comic book, good versus evil

Predators (2010)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi, Thriller

Predators (2010)

The mercenary Royce; the military Isabelle; the Russian soldier Nikolai; the San Quentin criminal Stans; the Sierra Leone militia Mombasa; the drug lord Cuchillo; the Yakuza Hanzo; and the Doctor Edwin awake in free fall but they succeed to open their parachutes landing in a jungle. Soon they find that they are on another planet and they are prey of aliens in a deadly hunting game, and they need to join forces to destroy their predators and survive. This is why Predators (2010) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:deception, monster, escape, betrayal, suicide
Characters:warrior, soldier, doctor
Story:alien planet, warrior race, female warrior, one man army, female soldier, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, open ended, lasersight, planet, head butt, waterfall, mercenary, self sacrifice, electrocution, creature, no opening credits, outer space, combat

Allegiant (2016) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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:surveillance, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:rooftop, desert
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:female warrior, one man army, female soldier, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, science fantasy, open ended, lasersight, gash in the face, fish out of water, kicked in the stomach, heavy rain, head butt, falling down stairs, traitor, injection, electrocution, fictional war, no opening 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, drunkenness, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:desert, bar, hospital
Characters:professor, warrior, nurse, soldier, doctor
Story:one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, freeze to death, immortal, hit by a truck, super powers, super strength, lens flare, body landing on a car, marvel comics, fish out of water, kicked in the stomach, walkie talkie, heavy rain, pickup truck, mercenary, self sacrifice, injection

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

Batman: The Killing Joke (2016)

Themes:surveillance, superhero, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:rooftop, bar, hospital
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:female warrior, one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, cape, no title at beginning, taser, super villain, mentor, kicked in the stomach, walkie talkie, helmet, heavy rain, lightning, electrocution, binoculars, library, no opening credits, exploding car

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:deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:castle
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:female warrior, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, oath, viking, eye patch, armor, mentor, honor, exploding building, helmet, heavy rain, spear, flying, prince, queen, waterfall, mercenary, self sacrifice

Highlander II: The Quickening (1991) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
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... This is why Highlander II: The Quickening (1991) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, deception, drunkenness
Locations:desert, bar
Characters:warrior, doctor
Story:planet, female warrior, one man army, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, human alien, banishment, immortal, teleportation, mentor, fish out of water, exploding building, giant, head butt, flying, mercenary, self sacrifice, electrocution, fictional war

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Captain America: The First Avenger (2011)

It is 1942, America has entered World War II, and sickly but determined Steve Rogers is frustrated at being rejected yet again for military service. Everything changes when Dr. Erskine recruits him for the secret Project Rebirth. Proving his extraordinary courage, wits and conscience, Rogers undergoes the experiment and his weak body is suddenly enhanced into the maximum human potential. When Dr. Erskine is then immediately assassinated by an agent of Nazi Germany's secret HYDRA research department (headed by Johann Schmidt, a.k.a. the Red Skull), Rogers is left as a unique man who is initially misused as a propaganda mascot; however, when his comrades need him, Rogers goes on a successful adventure that truly makes him Captain America, and his war against Schmidt begins. (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, superhero, deception, escape, drunkenness, betrayal, suicide
Mood:epic
Locations:rooftop, snow, bar, hospital
Characters:soldier, warrior, nurse, doctor
Period:2010s
Story:one man army, origin of hero, army, female soldier, scientist, hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, s.h.i.e.l.d., frozen alive, marvel cinematic universe, strong man, in medias res, no title at beginning, super strength, surprise after end credits, norway, lens flare, eye patch, body landing on a car

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:surveillance, deception, escape, drunkenness, betrayal
Locations:snow, bar, hospital
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:hand to hand combat, anti hero, action hero, crater, young version of character, reference to facebook, eye patch, body landing on a car, marvel comics, pool table, cameo, presumed dead, kicked in the stomach, exploding building, walkie talkie, head butt, traitor, queen, secret agent, mercenary

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.

Themes:deception, escape, drunkenness, betrayal
Locations:rooftop
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:female warrior, one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, throne, open ended, eye patch, guard, heavy rain, spear, traitor, lightning, stabbed in the back, library, fictional war, bridge, axe, good versus evil

Ben-hur (2016) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
Action, Adventure, Drama, History

Ben-hur (2016)

Themes:forgiveness, deception, escape, betrayal
Mood:epic
Locations:rooftop, desert, snow
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:sibling rivalry, sword fight, palace, presumed dead, helmet, heavy rain, prince, queen, self sacrifice, lightning, no opening credits, prisoner, army, mountain, axe, combat, reference to god, arrest, sword, tough guy

Ngo Si Seoi (1998)
Action, Adventure, Comedy, Sci-fi, Thriller

Ngo Si Seoi (1998)

Jackie Chan, a top secret militant soldier, crashes into the South African jungle after his mission of kidnapping three scientists (who were experimenting with a powerful mineral) has gone awry. Waking up in a village of local natives, Chan has no memory of who he is, thus being addressed as "Who Am I". His journey with aid from two female sidekicks to find out his identity leads him all the way to Rotterdam where he coincidentally discovers the location of the organization that kidnapped the three scientists. With no memory, Chan is thirsty for answers by any means necessary. This is why Ngo Si Seoi (1998) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011). (Read More)

Themes:surveillance, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:rooftop, desert, hospital
Characters:warrior, nurse, soldier, doctor
Story:one man army, hand to hand combat, action hero, fish out of water, kicked in the stomach, walkie talkie, head butt, spear, secret agent, mercenary, product placement, binoculars, exploding car, bridge, flashlight, scientist, combat, handcuffs, interrogation, falling from height

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:surveillance, superhero, deception, escape, betrayal, suicide
Locations:rooftop, snow, bar
Characters:warrior, soldier
Period:2010s
Story:king, female warrior, one man army, origin of hero, hand to hand combat, action hero, hawkeye the character, marvel cinematic universe, anti villain, open ended, hit by a truck, blizzard, no title at beginning, super powers, super strength, surprise after end credits, lasersight, lens flare, body landing on a car, scene after end credits

Your Highness (2011)
Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

Your Highness (2011)

Throughout history, tales of chivalry have burnished the legends of brave, handsome knights who rescue fair damsels, slay dragons and conquer evil. But behind many a hero is a good-for-nothing younger brother trying just to stay out of the way of those dragons, evil and trouble in general. As two princes on a daring mission to save their land, they must rescue the heir apparent's fiancee before their kingdom is destroyed. Thadeous (McBride) has spent his life watching his perfect older brother Fabious (Franco) embark upon valiant journeys and win the hearts of his people. Tired of being passed over for adventure, adoration and the throne, he's settled for a life of wizard's weed, hard booze and easy maidens. But when Fabious' bride-to-be, Belladonna (Zooey Deschanel), gets kidnapped by the evil wizard Leezar (Justin Theroux), the king gives his deadbeat son an ultimatum: Man up and help rescue her or get cut off. Half-assedly embarking upon his first quest, Thadeous joins Fabious to trek across the perilous outlands and free the princess. Joined by Isabel (Natalie Portman)-an elusive warrior with a dangerous agenda of her own-the brothers must vanquish horrific creatures and traitorous knights before they can reach Belladonna. If Thadeous can find his inner hero, he can help his brother prevent the destruction of his land. Stay a slacker, and not only does he die a coward, he gets front row seats to the dawn of an all-new Dark Ages. (Read More)

Themes:deception, monster, escape, drunkenness, betrayal
Locations:castle
Characters:warrior, soldier
Story:giant creature, giant monster, evil sorcerer, sibling rivalry, female warrior, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, hero, throne, shapeshifting, sorcerer, palace, teleportation, giant, traitor, prince, waterfall, stabbed in the back

Green Lantern (2011) is one of the best movies like Thor (2011)
Action, Adventure, Sci-fi

Green Lantern (2011)

In a mysterious universe, the Green Lantern Corps, an elite defense force of peace and justice have existed for centuries. Reckless test pilot Hal Jordan acquires superhuman powers when he is chosen by the Ring, the willpower-fed source of power. Reluctantly at first, he takes on the challenge after the death of Abin Sur, the finest Green Lantern. Putting his self-doubts aside, and spurred on by his sense of duty and love for his beautiful, intellectually equal, colleague, Carol Ferris, he is soon called to defend mankind from Parallax, a powerful, evil being who feeds on fear. Hal Jordan is the universe's last chance, as many Green Lanterns have been killed and the Corps is weakened. And he might just be the right Green Lantern for the duty of keeping the world safe from harm. (Read More)

Themes:superhero, monster, escape
Locations:rooftop, desert, bar
Characters:professor, warrior
Period:2010s
Story:alien planet, warrior race, one man army, origin of hero, anti hero, sword fight, anti villain, wormhole, oath, immortal, patricide, taser, government agent, body landing on a car, space travel, super villain, pool table, kicked in the stomach, giant, planet

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:surveillance, deception, escape, betrayal
Locations:desert, bar
Characters:warrior, nurse, soldier, doctor
Story:one man army, hand to hand combat, anti hero, sword fight, action hero, open ended, cape, hit by a truck, super strength, surprise after end credits, government agent, eye patch, scene after end credits, space travel, cameo, exploding building, head butt, secret agent, mercenary, self sacrifice

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