20 Movies Like Heroes

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X-Men

X-Men
X-Men
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 82%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 14 wins & 26 nominations
Writer: Tom DeSanto, Bryan Singer, David Hayter
Actors: Patrick Stewart, Hugh Jackman, Ian McKellen
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada
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The X-Men movie is about a group of mutants with extraordinary abilities who come together to protect humanity from both external threats and discrimination, while also grappling with their own personal struggles and inner demons.

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 join forces to save the world from a powerful villain threatening global destruction. They must overcome their differences and work together to protect humanity.

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, led by Peter Quill, as they team up to protect the galaxy from a powerful villain seeking to destroy it. Together, they embark on an intergalactic adventure filled with action, humor, and heart.

Captain America: The Winter Soldier

Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Captain America: The Winter Soldier
Internet Movie Database: 7.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 90%
Metacritic: 70/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 52 nominations total
Writer: Christopher Markus, Stephen McFeely, Joe Simon
Actors: Chris Evans, Samuel L. Jackson, Scarlett Johansson
Language: English, French
Country: United States
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“Captain America: The Winter Soldier” follows Steve Rogers, aka Captain America, as he uncovers a conspiracy within S.H.I.E.L.D. and must team up with Black Widow and Falcon to expose the truth while facing a formidable assassin known as the Winter Soldier.

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 Thor, the God of Thunder, who is banished from Asgard and must learn humility and prove himself worthy of his powers to reclaim his hammer and save his home from his power-hungry brother, Loki.

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 billionaire genius who creates a powerful suit of armor to save himself and fight against evil forces, ultimately transforming into a superhero known as Iron Man.

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 follows the journey of a brilliant neurosurgeon who, after a tragic accident, discovers the hidden world of mysticism and alternate dimensions. As he trains to become the Sorcerer Supreme, he must protect the Earth from dark and mystical threats.

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 the technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda, who must defend his people and their way of life from internal and external threats. As he assumes the mantle of the Black Panther, T’Challa must confront his own past and make difficult choices to ensure the future of his nation.

Spider-Man: Homecoming

Spider-Man: Homecoming
Spider-Man: Homecoming
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 92%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 7 wins & 10 nominations
Writer: Jonathan Goldstein, John Francis Daley, Jon Watts
Actors: Tom Holland, Michael Keaton, Robert Downey Jr.
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States
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Spider-Man: Homecoming follows the story of Peter Parker as he navigates the challenges of being a high school student and a superhero, while facing off against a new villain, the Vulture, who threatens his city.

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 follows the story of a former Special Forces operative turned mercenary named Wade Wilson who, after being subjected to an experiment that leaves him with accelerated healing powers, adopts the alter ego of Deadpool to hunt down the man who nearly destroyed his life. Filled with dark humor, action-packed sequences, and breaking the fourth wall, Deadpool is a self-aware and unconventional superhero film that pushes the boundaries of the genre.

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 that follows the story of a family with superpowers who must come out of retirement to save the world from a villainous plot. It combines action, humor, and family dynamics to explore themes of identity, teamwork, and the importance of embracing one’s unique abilities.

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 that follows a group of retired vigilantes as they investigate a conspiracy threatening to unravel their world and confront their own moral complexities.

Chronicle

Chronicle
Chronicle
Internet Movie Database: 7.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 84 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 7 nominations
Writer: Max Landis, Josh Trank
Actors: Dane DeHaan, Alex Russell, Michael B. Jordan
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Chronicle” is a science fiction thriller that follows three high school friends who gain telekinetic powers after discovering a mysterious object. As they experiment and push the limits of their newfound abilities, their friendship is tested and they are faced with the consequences of their actions.

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 black comedy film about a high school student who becomes a real-life superhero, inspiring others to join him in fighting crime. The movie explores the consequences and challenges of ordinary people taking on extraordinary roles in a world without superpowers.

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 flawed superhero who reluctantly becomes a hero after a public relations specialist helps him improve his image, but his past catches up with him when he discovers his true origins.

Unbreakable

Unbreakable
Unbreakable
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 70%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 106 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 16 nominations
Writer: M. Night Shyamalan
Actors: Bruce Willis, Samuel L. Jackson, Robin Wright
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Unbreakable” is a psychological thriller directed by M. Night Shyamalan. The movie follows the story of a security guard named David Dunn who discovers that he is invulnerable to injury and sets out to uncover his true identity as a superhero.

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 humans are unknowingly trapped in a simulated reality called the Matrix, while a group of rebels fight to free humanity from its control.

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 named V seeks to overthrow the oppressive government. He recruits a young woman named Evey to join his cause, inspiring a revolution against the regime.

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 as he tries to protect Gotham City from the chaos caused by the Joker, a psychopathic criminal. The movie explores themes of heroism, morality, and the blurred line between good and evil.

The Amazing Spider-Man

The Amazing Spider-Man
The Amazing Spider-Man
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 136 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Awards: 2 wins & 33 nominations
Writer: James Vanderbilt, Alvin Sargent, Steve Kloves
Actors: Andrew Garfield, Emma Stone, Rhys Ifans
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Amazing Spider-Man is about a high school student named Peter Parker who gains spider-like abilities after being bitten by a genetically modified spider. He uses his new powers to protect New York City from a powerful villain known as the Lizard while also uncovering the truth about his parents’ disappearance.

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