Movies about superpowers

List of the best movies about superpowers / superpowers selected by visitors to our site: Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone, Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion's Revenge, Freaks – You're One of Us, Superman: Red Son, Mortal, The Main Event, The Wretched, Gretel & Hansel, Superman: Man of Tomorrow, The Hole in the Ground.

In the top there are new films of 2021, a plot description and trailers for films that have already been released.

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
CharactersWizards, Goblins, Owls, Childrens, Teachers, Pupils, Teachers, Friends, Heroes, Orphans, Family, Witch
PlotMulti-part, Teleportation, Magic, Superpowers, Ghosts, Mystery, Adventure
PlaceSchool, Forest, England, London, Castle
StyleWorth watching, By books, Atmospheric, Exciting, Best soundtracks, Kind, Soulful, Spectacular, Interesting, For children, For winter evenings, For a group of friends, For relax, For a cozy evening, Uplifting, Good music, Bright, Vivid, Touching

    Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he learns to harness his newfound powers with the help of the school's kindly headmaster, Harry uncovers the truth about his parents' deaths -- and about the villain who's to blame.

    Mortal Kombat Legends: Scorpion's Revenge (2021)
    Mark10 (imdb: 7.4)
    PlotRivalry, Martial Arts, Superpowers, Fight

      After the vicious slaughter of his family by stone-cold mercenary Sub-Zero, Hanzo Hasashi is exiled to the torturous Netherrealm. There, in exchange for his servitude to the sinister Quan Chi, he’s given a chance to avenge his family – and is resurrected as Scorpion, a lost soul bent on revenge. Back on Earthrealm, Lord Raiden gathers a team of elite warriors – Shaolin monk Liu Kang, Special Forces officer Sonya Blade and action star Johnny Cage – an unlikely band of heroes with one chance to save humanity. To do this, they must defeat Shang Tsung’s horde of Outworld gladiators and reign over the Mortal Kombat tournament.

      Freaks – You're One of Us (2020)
      CharactersCooks, Superhero, Superhero
      PlaceBerlin, Night Clubs

        After having a chance encounter with a mysterious character, Wendy, a young working class mother, discovers that she has super powers.

        Superman: Red Son (2020)
        Markimdb: 6.3
        CharactersSuperhero, Aliens, Monsters
        PlotRivalry, Superpowers, Confrontation, Cheating
        TimeCold War

          Set in the thick of the Cold War, Red Son introduces us to a Superman who landed in the USSR during the 1950s and grows up to become a Soviet symbol that fights for the preservation of Stalin’s brand of communism.

          Mortal (2020)
          Markimdb: 5.9
          Genreaction, fantasy, drama, adventure
          CountryNorway, USA, United Kingdom
          PlotAdventure, Power, Superpowers
          StyleExciting, Fascinating

            A young boy must discover the origins of his extraordinary powers before he is captured by authorities hell-bent on condemning him for an accidental murder.

            The Main Event (2020)
            Markimdb: 4.7
            PlotRivalry, Competitions, Superpowers
            StyleExciting, Light, Fascinating

              After discovering a magical mask, an 11-year-old aspiring wrestler enters a competition to become the next WWE superstar by using special powers from a magical mask.

              The Wretched (2020)
              Markimdb: 5.8
              Genrehorror, fantasy
              CharactersWitch, Teens
              PlotSupernatural, Obsession, Superpowers, Witchcraft
              PlaceUSA, Forest
              StyleDepressive, Tense, Fascinating

                A rebellious teenage boy, struggling with his parent's imminent divorce, encounters a terrifying evil after his next-door neighbor becomes possessed by an ancient witch that feasts on children.

                Gretel & Hansel (2020)
                Markimdb: 5.5
                CharactersWitch, Old man
                PlotWitchcraft, Supernatural, Superpowers, Magic
                StyleTense, Disturbing, Fairy tales

                  A long time ago in a distant fairy tale countryside, a young girl leads her little brother into a dark wood in desperate search of food and work, only to stumble upon a nexus of terrifying evil.

                  Superman: Man of Tomorrow (2020)
                  Markimdb: 6.4
                  CharactersSuperhero, Monsters
                  PlotSuperpowers, Adventure, Rivalry, Justice
                  PlaceNew York, USA
                  StyleExciting, Tense, To cry

                    It’s the dawn of a new age of heroes, and Metropolis has just met its first. But as Daily Planet intern Clark Kent – working alongside reporter Lois Lane – secretly wields his alien powers of flight, super-strength and x-ray vision in the battle for good, there’s even greater trouble on the horizon.

                    The Hole in the Ground (2019)
                    Mark6.4 (imdb: 5.6)
                    CountryRepublic of Ireland, Belgium, Finland

                      Trying to escape her broken past, Sarah O’Neill is building a new life on the fringes of a backwood rural town with her young son Chris. A terrifying encounter with a mysterious neighbour shatters her fragile security, throwing Sarah into a spiralling nightmare of paranoia and mistrust, as she tries to uncover if the disturbing changes in her little boy are connected to an ominous sinkhole buried deep in the forest that borders their home.

                      Brightburn (2019)
                      Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.1)
                      Genrehorror, fantastic
                      CharactersChildrens, Family, Aliens, Sheriffs
                      PlotSuperpowers, Investigation, Pursuit, Fear, Adoption
                      StyleFancy, Creepy, Tense, Disturbing, For men, Unexpected ending

                        What if a child from another world crash-landed on Earth, but instead of becoming a hero to mankind, he proved to be something far more sinister?

                        Shazam! (2019)
                        Mark8.4 (imdb: 7)
                        Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, adventure
                        CharactersTeens, Superhero, Family, Pupils, Orphans, Demons, Superhero, Foster children
                        PlotSuperpowers, Adventure
                        StyleDC, Fascinating, Unexpected ending

                          A boy is given the ability to become an adult superhero in times of need with a single magic word.

                          Stray (2019)
                          Mark8.4 (imdb: 4.8)
                          Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, crime
                          PlotInvestigation, Superpowers

                            An orphaned teenager forms an unlikely friendship with a detective. Together they investigate her mother's murder, and uncover the supernatural force that proves to be a threat to her family.

                            What Men Want (2019)
                            Mark7.8 (imdb: 5.3)
                            Genrefantasy, comedy, melodrama
                            CharactersBusinessmen, Gay, Bartenders
                            PlotMind reading, Superpowers
                            StyleFor girls, Light, Fascinating

                              Magically able to hear what men are thinking, a sports agent uses her newfound ability to turn the tables on her overbearing male colleagues.

                              Doctor Sleep (2019)
                              Markimdb: 7.3
                              Genrehorror, thriller, fantasy, drama, detective
                              CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                              CharactersHunters, Psychics, Vampire, Cats, Bartenders, Cannibals
                              PlotSuperpowers, Loneliness, Sects, Telekinesis, Abduction, Supernatural, Death, Hunger, Snow, Ghosts
                              PlaceTrains, Beach, Labyrinths

                                A traumatized, alcoholic Dan Torrance meets Abra, a kid who also has the ability to "shine." He tries to protect her from the True Knot, a cult whose goal is to feed off of people like them in order to remain immortal. Doctor Sleep is a sequel to Stephen King's 1977 novel "The Shining". Doctor Sleep is set several decades after the events of the first "Shining".

                                Captain Marvel (2019)
                                Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.9)
                                Genrefantastic, action, adventure
                                CharactersSuperhero, Cats, Scientists, Warriors, Aliens, Pilots
                                PlotMartial Arts, Superpowers
                                PlaceAircraft, Space, Laboratory
                                StyleMarvel, Womens in main roles, By comics, Exciting, Tense

                                  The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

                                  Glass (2019)
                                  Mark7.4 (imdb: 6.7)
                                  Genrefantastic, thriller, drama
                                  CharactersSuperhero, Heroes
                                  PlotExperiments, Rivalry, Investigation, Supernatural, Superpowers, Mental disorders
                                  PlacePsychiatric hospitals
                                  StyleUnexpected ending, Action

                                    In a series of escalating encounters, security guard David Dunn uses his supernatural abilities to track Kevin Wendell Crumb, a disturbed man who has twenty-four personalities. Meanwhile, the shadowy presence of Elijah Price emerges as an orchestrator who holds secrets critical to both men.

                                    Undone (2019)
                                    Mark5 (imdb: 8.2)
                                    Genrefantasy, drama
                                    CharactersFamily, Friends, Girlfriends, Fathers
                                    PlotLove, Loneliness, Time travel, Investigation, Death, Mental disorders, Superpowers
                                    PlaceOffice, USA
                                    StyleExciting, Touching

                                      After getting into a near fatal car accident, Alma discovers she has a new relationship with time and uses this ability to find out the truth about her father’s death.

                                      Runaways (2019)
                                      Markimdb: 5.2
                                      CountryRussia, Latvia
                                      CharactersSuperhero, Superhero, Aliens
                                      PlaceLos Angeles
                                      StyleFascinating, Action

                                        The unlucky popular favorite and pop singer Alex in the company of the hired killer Stepan and nymphomaniac Nastya flee from all-powerful killers with heavy machine guns and a black hammer hired by the production center. The classic American genre in domestic spaces ...

                                        Frozen II (2019)
                                        Mark9 (imdb: 6.9)
                                        Genrefantasy, comedy, musical, adventure, family, cartoon
                                        CharactersDeer, Family, Horses
                                        PlotMulti-part, Travel, Magic, Adventure, Superpowers, Music
                                        StyleDisney, For children, Touching

                                          Elsa, Anna, Kristoff and Olaf are going far in the forest to know the truth about an ancient mystery of their kingdom.