10 best movies like Emerald City (2017)

Movies similar to Emerald City (2017): Lila & Eve, The Last Witch Hunter, Heavenly Sword, Oz: The Great and Powerful, Brave, Tale of Tales, Tanks For Stalin, Shadowhunters, Warcraft, Suicide Squad.

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Lila & Eve (2015)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genreaction, thriller, drama, crime, detective
CountryUSA
Duration02:13
CharactersFriends
PlotRevenge, Death, Power, Cheating
PlaceHospitals
StyleAction, Heavy

Lila, a grief-stricken mother reeling from her son’s murder, attends a support group where she meets Eve, who urges her to take matters into her own hands to track down her son’s killers.

The Last Witch Hunter (2015)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, China, Canada
Duration02:32
CharactersWitch, Wizards
PlotSupernatural, Adventure
StyleExciting, Gothic

The modern world holds many secrets, but by far the most astounding is that witches still live among us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world and putting an end to the human race once and for all. Armies of witch hunters have battled this unnatural enemy for centuries, including Kaulder, a valiant warrior who many years ago slayed the all-powerful Witch Queen, decimating her followers in the process. In the moments right before her death, the Queen cursed Kaulder with immortality, forever separating him from his beloved wife and daughter. Today, Kaulder is the last living hunter who has spent his immortal life tracking down rogue witches, all the while yearning for his long-lost family.

Heavenly Sword (2014)
Markimdb: 5.3
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:25
CharactersHeroes, Wizards
PlotAdventure, Revenge, Fate
StyleExciting

The film's plot follows that of the game closely. Nariko, a member of an ancient tribe who have guarded an ancient magical sword for thousands of years, is charged with bringing the sword to its destined wielder, a deity reincarnated who will bring peace to the land. But on her quest, Nariko must wield the sword herself against the forces of King Bohan, who wishes to possess the weapon himself.

Oz: The Great and Powerful (2013)
Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.3)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family
CountryUSA
Duration02:07
CharactersMagician, Wizards, Witch
PlotMagic, Time travel, Adventure, Love
StyleFairy tales, Light

Oscar Diggs, a small-time circus illusionist and con-artist, is whisked from Kansas to the Land of Oz where the inhabitants assume he's the great wizard of prophecy, there to save Oz from the clutches of evil.

Brave (2012)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.1)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersWitch, Wizards, Kings, Princesses, Family
PlotAdventure, Magic
PlaceForest, Scotland

Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer, Mérida one day defies a sacred custom of the land and inadvertently brings turmoil to the kingdom. In an attempt to set things right, Mérida seeks out an eccentric old Wise Woman and is granted an ill-fated wish. Also figuring into Mérida’s quest — and serving as comic relief — are the kingdom’s three lords: the enormous Lord MacGuffin, the surly Lord Macintosh, and the disagreeable Lord Dingwall.

Tale of Tales (2015)
Mark6 (imdb: 6.4)
Genrehorror, fantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryItaly, France, United Kingdom
Duration02:17
CharactersWizards, Fathers, Witch
PlotAdventure, Love, Magic, Mystery
StyleAction

From the bitter quest of the Queen of Longtrellis, to two mysterious sisters who provoke the passion of a king, to the King of Highhills obsessed with a giant Flea, these tales are inspired by the fairytales by Giambattista Basile.

Tanks For Stalin (2018)
Mark6 (imdb: 4.8)
Genreadventure, military, history
CountryRussia
Duration02:00
CharactersSoldier, Tankman
PlotTanks, War, Adventure
PlaceUSSR
TimeWorld War II
StylePatriotic, Disturbing, Exciting, Action, For men

A prototype of a new cutting edge tank is being taken on a secret mission to Moscow, to Comrade Stalin. Soon the cross-country run turns into a ruthless race. Followed by Nazis, the tanks' team defeats their pursuers and proves the great ability and vast superiority of the machine that is about to become a legendary T-34.

Shadowhunters (2016)
Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.6)
Genreaction, fantasy, melodrama, drama
CountryUSA
Duration01:00
CharactersVampire, Werewolf, Demons
PlotSupernatural, Supernatural
StyleFascinating

When Clary Fray's mother has disappeared, Clary joins a band of Shadowhunters; demon killing hunters, and gets caught up in a plan to save the world.

Warcraft (2016)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 6.8)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
CountryUSA, China, Canada, Japan
Duration02:12
CharactersOrcs, Wizards, Fathers, Kings, Warriors
PlotMagic, War, Adventure
TimeFuture
StyleInteresting, By games, Popular

The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and the other faces extinction. From opposing sides, two heroes are set on a collision course that will decide the fate of their family, their people, and their home.

Suicide Squad (2016)
Mark8.4 (imdb: 6)
Genrefantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure, crime
CountryUSA, Canada
Duration02:23
CharactersPartners, Criminals, Superhero, Killers, Scammers, Doctors
PlotWar, Adventure
PlaceHospitals, USA

From DC Comics comes the Suicide Squad, an antihero team of incarcerated supervillains who act as deniable assets for the United States government, undertaking high-risk black ops missions in exchange for commuted prison sentences.

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The Magicians (2015)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrehorror, fantasy, drama, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:33
CharactersWizards, Students
PlaceSchool
StyleExciting, Fascinating, Tense

Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.

Chosen (2016)
Genredrama, military
CountryUnited Kingdom
CharactersLawyers, Jews, Military, Soldier
PlotLove, Death, Hatred, War, Political
PlaceHospitals
StyleAction, Disturbing, Depressive

An unassuming young lawyer leads a fight against the Nazis near the end of the Second World War.

Universal Soldier: Day of Reckoning (2012)
Mark7.4 (imdb: 5)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, thriller, detective
CountryUSA
Duration01:53
CharactersSoldier, Mutant, Fathers, Military
PlotAdventure, Fight, Revenge, Chase, Skirmishes, Martial Arts
PlaceForest
StyleExciting, Action

In a world without government, the surviving Unisols maintain order and choose the strongest of their ranks to rule, testing them in life-or-death combat.

White Tiger (2012)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.1)
Genremilitary
CountryRussia
Duration01:44
PlotTanks, War, Obsession, Adventure
TimeGreat Patriotic War
StyleExciting, Action

Great Patriotic War, early 1940s. After barely surviving a battle with a mysterious, ghostly-white Tiger tank, Red Army Sergeant Ivan Naydenov becomes obsessed with its destruction.

Kiki's Delivery Service (1989)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 7.9)
Genrefantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
CountryJapan
Duration01:43
CharactersTeens, Witch, Wizards, Cats
PlotMagic, Superpowers, Everyday life, Adventure
PlaceSmall cities
StyleTouching

A young witch, on her mandatory year of independent life, finds fitting into a new community difficult while she supports herself by running an air courier service.

The Count of Monte-Cristo (1975)
Genredrama, adventure, history
CountryUnited Kingdom, Italy
Duration01:47
PlotRevenge, False accusations, Treasures, Adventure
PlaceIslands
StyleAction

A TV adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he meets the Abbe Faria, a fellow prisoner whom everyone believes to be mad. The Abbe tells Edmond of a fantastic treasure hidden away on a tiny island, that only he knows the location of. After many years in prison, the old Abbe dies, and Edmond escapes disguised as the dead body. Now free, Edmond must find the treasure the Abbe told him of, so he can use the new-found wealth to exact revenge on those who have wronged him.

Hocus Pocus (1993)
Markimdb: 6.8
Genrefantasy, comedy, family
CountryUSA
Duration01:36
CharactersWitch, Wizards, Teens
PlotSupernatural, Revenge
TimeHalloween

After 300 years of slumber, three sister witches are accidentally resurrected in Salem on Halloween night, and it is up to three kids and their newfound feline friend to put an end to the witches' reign of terror once and for all.

The Witches (1990)
Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.8)
Genrehorror, fantasy, adventure
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration01:31
CharactersWizards, Witch
PlotAdventure
PlaceHotels

A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the witches' plot before he can stop them?

Harry Potter and the Philosopher's Stone (2001)
Mark9.2 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrefantasy, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
Duration02:32
CharactersWizards, Goblins, Owls, Childrens, Teachers, Pupils, Teachers, Friends
PlotMulti-part, Teleportation, Magic, Superpowers, Ghosts, Mystery
PlaceSchool, Forest, England, London, Hospitals, 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

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.

Stardust (2007)
Mark8.8 (imdb: 7.6)
Genrefantasy, melodrama, adventure, family
CountryUnited Kingdom, USA, Iceland
Duration02:07
CharactersWizards, Witch
PlotLove, Magic, Dreams, Adventure
PlaceVillage, England

In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his true identity.

The Lookout (2012)
Markimdb: 5.7
Genreaction, thriller, crime
CountryFrance, Belgium, Italy
Duration01:29
CharactersPolice
PlotWar, Robbery, Revenge, Investigation, The escape, Skirmishes, Rivalry
PlacePrison
StyleExciting, Action

When police is about to apprehend a famous gang of bank robbers, an elite sniper opens fire from a roof, thus facilitating the flee of his accomplices. However, one of them is seriously injured, which compromises the plans of the thieves.

Frozen Silence (2011)
Markimdb: 5.8
Genredrama, crime, detective
CountrySpain, Lithuania
Duration01:54
CharactersSerial killers, Military, Soldier
PlotWar, Revenge
StyleAction

In the midst of World War II, a serial murderer appears in the Blue Division, volunteer body of Spanish soldiers who fought on the Russian front with German troops. After finding the body of a Spanish soldier who has been stuck in the shoulder and has a knife inscription ("Look at God looking at you"), an investigation is initiated by the soldier in charge Arturo Andrade (Juan Diego Botto ), police inspector who takes the job with precision and professionalism, aided by Sergeant Estrada (Carmelo Gómez). They begin to suspect that behind this murder dark secrets of the past are hidden .

The Chronicles of Narnia: Prince Caspian (2008)
Mark8 (imdb: 6.5)
Genreaction, fantasy, adventure, family
CountryUSA, Poland, Slovenia, Czech Republic
Duration02:30
CharactersWizards, Teens, Witch
PlotAdventure
PlaceEngland, Parallel worlds
TimeFuture

One year after their incredible adventures in the Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe, Peter, Edmund, Lucy and Susan Pevensie return to Narnia to aid a young prince whose life has been threatened by the evil King Miraz. Now, with the help of a colorful cast of new characters, including Trufflehunter the badger and Nikabrik the dwarf, the Pevensie clan embarks on an incredible quest to ensure that Narnia is returned to its rightful heir.

Ong Bak 2 (2008)
Mark2 (imdb: 6.2)
Genreaction
CountryThailand
Duration01:49
CharactersTeens, Military, Samurai
PlotAdventure, War, Martial Arts, Fate, Revenge, Boxing

Moments from death a young man is rescued by a renowned warrior. Realizing unsurpassed physical potential in the young boy he trains him into the most dangerous man alive. As he becomes a young man he goes on a lone mission of vengeance against the vicious slave traders who enslaved him as a youth and the treacherous warlord who killed his father.

Krabat and the Legend of the Satanic Mill (2008)
Mark7.2 (imdb: 6.1)
Genrethriller, fantasy, drama
CountryGermany
Duration02:00
CharactersTeens, Wizards
PlotWar, Adventure, Supernatural
StyleFascinating

A 14-year-old orphan named Krabat flees the horrors of the 30 Years War by becoming an apprentice to an ominous master of a mysterious mill. Krabat is not only taught the craft of milling, but is also instructed in the sinister world of the darker arts. When the life of his friend and protector is threatened, Krabat must struggle to free himself from an evil sorcerer's control in a gripping fight for freedom, friendship and love.

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