20 Movies Like Hero

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The Dark Knight

The Dark Knight
The Dark Knight
Internet Movie Database: 9.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 84/100
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Runtime: 152 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 163 wins & 164 nominations total
Writer: Jonathan Nolan, Christopher Nolan, David S. Goyer
Actors: Christian Bale, Heath Ledger, Aaron Eckhart
Language: English, Mandarin
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“The Dark Knight” is a superhero film that follows Batman’s efforts to protect Gotham City from the chaos unleashed by the Joker, a psychopathic criminal mastermind. As the city descends into anarchy, Batman faces moral dilemmas and must confront his own limits to save Gotham from destruction.

Iron Man

Iron Man
Iron Man
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 94%
Metacritic: 79/100
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Runtime: 126 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 24 wins & 73 nominations total
Writer: Mark Fergus, Hawk Ostby, Art Marcum
Actors: Robert Downey Jr., Gwyneth Paltrow, Terrence Howard
Language: English, Persian, Urdu, Arabic, Kurdish, Hindi, Hungarian
Country: United States, Canada
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The Iron Man movie follows the story of Tony Stark, a wealthy industrialist and genius inventor who creates a powerful suit of armor to escape captivity and becomes a superhero to protect the world from dangerous threats.

Spider-Man

Spider-Man
Spider-Man
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 17 wins & 65 nominations total
Writer: Stan Lee, Steve Ditko, David Koepp
Actors: Tobey Maguire, Kirsten Dunst, Willem Dafoe
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Spider-Man movie follows the story of Peter Parker, a high school student who gains superhuman abilities after being bitten by a radioactive spider. He must navigate his newfound powers while facing various villains and balancing his personal life as a superhero.

Captain America: The First Avenger

Captain America: The First Avenger
Captain America: The First Avenger
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 80%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 124 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 4 wins & 50 nominations
Writer: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Joe Simon
Actors: Chris Evans, Hugo Weaving, Samuel L. Jackson
Language: English, Norwegian, French
Country: United States
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Captain America: The First Avenger is about a patriotic soldier named Steve Rogers who volunteers for a secret experiment, transforming him into a superhuman warrior known as Captain America. He then battles against the villainous organization HYDRA during World War II to protect his country and the world from their evil plans.

Thor

Thor
Thor
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 57/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Awards: 5 wins & 30 nominations
Writer: Ashley Miller, Zack Stentz, Don Payne
Actors: Chris Hemsworth, Anthony Hopkins, Natalie Portman
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Thor movie follows the story of the powerful Norse god who is banished from Asgard and forced to live among humans on Earth. He must learn humility and reclaim his powers to save his home from his vengeful brother, Loki.

Guardians of the Galaxy

Guardians of the Galaxy
Guardians of the Galaxy
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 52 wins & 103 nominations total
Writer: James Gunn, Nicole Perlman, Dan Abnett
Actors: Chris Pratt, Vin Diesel, Bradley Cooper
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Guardians of the Galaxy movie follows a group of misfit heroes as they band together to save the galaxy from a powerful and destructive artifact. Along the way, they form an unlikely family and discover the true meaning of heroism.

Deadpool

Deadpool
Deadpool
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Action, Comedy
Awards: 29 wins & 78 nominations
Writer: Rhett Reese, Paul Wernick
Actors: Ryan Reynolds, Morena Baccarin, T.J. Miller
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Deadpool movie is about a former special forces operative turned mercenary who gains accelerated healing powers after a rogue experiment, and seeks revenge on the man who disfigured him while also trying to save his girlfriend. It is a comedic and action-packed superhero film known for its irreverent humor and breaking of the fourth wall.

Wonder Woman

Wonder Woman
Wonder Woman
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 93%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 141 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Awards: 38 wins & 75 nominations
Writer: Allan Heinberg, Zack Snyder, Jason Fuchs
Actors: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright
Language: English, German, Dutch, Flemish, French, Spanish, Chinese, Greek, Ancient (to 1453), North American Indian
Country: United States, China
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The Wonder Woman movie follows Diana, an Amazonian warrior princess, as she leaves her secluded island to fight alongside humans in World War I, discovering her true powers and destiny as a superhero. She must confront the god of war, Ares, and bring an end to the conflict to save humanity.

Black Panther

Black Panther
Black Panther
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 88/100
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Runtime: 134 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 3 Oscars. 123 wins & 289 nominations total
Writer: Ryan Coogler, Joe Robert Cole, Stan Lee
Actors: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong'o
Language: English, Swahili, Nama, Xhosa, Korean
Country: United States
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The Black Panther movie is about T’Challa, the newly crowned king of Wakanda, who must defend his technologically advanced nation from external threats while also grappling with the responsibility of his role as a leader.

Doctor Strange

Doctor Strange
Doctor Strange
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 21 wins & 68 nominations total
Writer: Jon Spaihts, Scott Derrickson, C. Robert Cargill
Actors: Benedict Cumberbatch, Chiwetel Ejiofor, Rachel McAdams
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Doctor Strange” is a Marvel superhero film about a brilliant but arrogant neurosurgeon who loses the use of his hands in a car accident and seeks out mystical powers to heal himself. As he becomes a sorcerer under the guidance of the Ancient One, he must protect the world from dark forces threatening to destroy reality.

X-Men: First Class

X-Men: First Class
X-Men: First Class
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 86%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 131 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: 22 wins & 40 nominations
Writer: Ashley Miller, Zack Stentz, Jane Goldman
Actors: James McAvoy, Michael Fassbender, Jennifer Lawrence
Language: English, German, French, Spanish, Russian
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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X-Men: First Class is a superhero film that explores the origin story of the X-Men, focusing on the friendship and eventual rivalry between Charles Xavier and Erik Lehnsherr as they navigate their differing ideologies and join forces to prevent a nuclear war.

The Avengers

The Avengers
The Avengers
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 143 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 39 wins & 81 nominations total
Writer: Joss Whedon, Zak Penn
Actors: Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Scarlett Johansson
Language: English, Russian
Country: United States
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The Avengers movie is about a group of superheroes who come together to protect the world from a powerful enemy threatening global destruction, utilizing their unique abilities and teamwork to save humanity.

Kick-Ass

Kick-Ass
Kick-Ass
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime
Awards: 19 wins & 63 nominations
Writer: Jane Goldman, Matthew Vaughn, Mark Millar
Actors: Aaron Taylor-Johnson, Nicolas Cage, Chloë Grace Moretz
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“Kick-Ass” is a superhero action-comedy film about a high school student who becomes a real-life superhero, inspiring others to join him in fighting crime. As he takes on the city’s most dangerous criminals, he crosses paths with a father-daughter duo of vigilantes known as Big Daddy and Hit-Girl.

Man of Steel

Man of Steel
Man of Steel
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 56%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 143 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 BAFTA Award7 wins & 46 nominations total
Writer: David S. Goyer, Christopher Nolan, Jerry Siegel
Actors: Henry Cavill, Amy Adams, Michael Shannon
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Man of Steel” is a superhero film that tells the story of Clark Kent, an alien from the planet Krypton who becomes Earth’s protector as Superman. The movie explores his journey of self-discovery, as he embraces his superhuman abilities and battles against the villainous General Zod to save humanity.

The Incredibles

The Incredibles
The Incredibles
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Metacritic: 90/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 69 wins & 56 nominations total
Writer: Brad Bird
Actors: Craig T. Nelson, Samuel L. Jackson, Holly Hunter
Language: English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian
Country: United States, Japan
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The Incredibles is an animated superhero film about a family of undercover superheroes who are forced to hide their powers and live a quiet suburban life, but are called back into action to save the world from a supervillain.

Hancock

Hancock
Hancock
Internet Movie Database: 6.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 42%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 92 min
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Awards: 4 wins & 14 nominations
Writer: Vy Vincent Ngo, Vince Gilligan
Actors: Will Smith, Charlize Theron, Jason Bateman
Language: English, Japanese, Vietnamese
Country: United States
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The movie “Hancock” is about a reluctant superhero with a bad reputation who undergoes a transformation after saving a public relations executive, leading to a surprising revelation about his origins and purpose.

Watchmen

Watchmen
Watchmen
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 162 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery
Awards: 12 wins & 24 nominations
Writer: Dave Gibbons, David Hayter, Alex Tse
Actors: Jackie Earle Haley, Patrick Wilson, Carla Gugino
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Watchmen movie is a dark and gritty superhero film set in an alternate 1985, where a group of retired vigilantes investigate a conspiracy that threatens to escalate tensions between the United States and the Soviet Union, while also exploring themes of moral ambiguity and the nature of heroism.

V for Vendetta

V for Vendetta
V for Vendetta
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 7 wins & 29 nominations
Writer: Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski, David Lloyd
Actors: Hugo Weaving, Natalie Portman, Rupert Graves
Language: English, French, Latin, Spanish
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Germany
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“V for Vendetta” is a dystopian thriller set in a totalitarian future where a masked vigilante, known as V, seeks to overthrow the oppressive government and inspire a revolution. Through acts of violence and manipulation, V challenges the system and encourages the people to rise up against their oppressors.

Blade

Blade
Blade
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 59%
Metacritic: 47/100
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Runtime: 120 min
Genre: Action, Horror, Sci-Fi
Awards: 5 wins & 11 nominations
Writer: David S. Goyer
Actors: Wesley Snipes, Stephen Dorff, Kris Kristofferson
Language: English, Russian, Serbian
Country: United States
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The Blade movie follows the story of a half-vampire, half-human hybrid known as Blade, who hunts down and eliminates vampires in order to protect humanity. As he battles against a powerful vampire leader, Blade uncovers a conspiracy that threatens the existence of both vampires and humans.

The Matrix.

The Matrix
The Matrix
Internet Movie Database: 8.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 83%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 42 wins & 52 nominations total
Writer: Lilly Wachowski, Lana Wachowski
Actors: Keanu Reeves, Laurence Fishburne, Carrie-Anne Moss
Language: English
Country: United States, Australia
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“The Matrix” is a science fiction film set in a dystopian future where humanity is unknowingly trapped in a simulated reality called the Matrix, controlled by machines. A group of rebels, led by a computer hacker named Neo, fight to free humanity from the Matrix and awaken them to the truth.

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