Tags: movies similar to The Green Mile (1999) - full list
|Characters||Scammers, Prisoner, Friends, Good people|
|Plot||Survival, Prison Break, The escape, Freedom, Fate|
|Place||Prison, Mexico, USA|
|Style||Interesting, Popular, To cry, Atmospheric, Fascinating|
Framed in the 1940s for the double murder of his wife and her lover, upstanding banker Andy Dufresne begins a new life at the Shawshank prison, where he puts his accounting skills to work for an amoral warden. During his long stretch in prison, Dufresne comes to be admired by the other inmates -- including an older prisoner named Red -- for his integrity and unquenchable sense of hope.
|Genre||action, fantasy, drama, adventure|
|Country||Norway, USA, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Superpowers, Adventure, Power|
|Style||Exciting, Psychological problems, 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.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, adventure|
|Plot||Adventure, Time travel, Survival, Apocalypse, Slavery|
|Place||Fantastic worlds, Parallel worlds|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Exciting, Dystopian, Twisted plot, Serious|
After a spectacular crash-landing on an uncharted planet, brash astronaut Leo Davidson finds himself trapped in a savage world where talking apes dominate the human race. Desperate to find a way home, Leo must evade the invincible gorilla army led by Ruthless General Thade.
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, melodrama|
|Characters||Teens, Dogs, Students, Friends, Terminally ill|
|Plot||Love, Time travel, Chess, Recurring day, Relationship|
|Style||Romantic, Kind, Action, Soulful, Fascinating|
The film tells the story of quick-witted teen Mark, contentedly living the same day in an endless loop whose world is turned upside-down when he meets mysterious Margaret also stuck in the time loop. Mark and Margaret form a magnetic partnership, setting out to find all the tiny things that make that one day perfect. What follows is a love story with a fantastical twist, as the two struggle to figure out how -- and whether -- to escape their never-ending day.
|Genre||action, crime, detective|
|Characters||Partners, Bodyguards, FBI|
|Plot||Investigation, Martial Arts, Boxing, Skirmishes, Fight|
|Style||Exciting, By books, Serious, Disturbing|
Spenser, a former Boston patrolman who just got out from prison, teams up with Hawk, an aspiring fighter, to unravel the truth behind the death of two police officers.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Killers, Beautiful men|
|Plot||Skirmishes, Apocalypse, Revolution, Revenge, Weapon|
|Time||Future, Post apocalypse|
|Style||Exciting, Psychological problems, Dystopian, Atmospheric, Smart|
In a dystopian future, a totalitarian regime maintains peace by subduing the populace with a drug, and displays of emotion are punishable by death. A man in charge of enforcing the law rises to overthrow the system.
|Characters||Demons, Priests, Heroes, Mentors|
|Plot||Exorcism, Superpowers, Death, Supernatural, Chase|
A renowned exorcist teams up with a rookie priest for his first day of training. As they plunge deeper into hell on earth, the lines between good and evil blur, and their own demons emerge.
|Genre||action, thriller, crime|
|Characters||Dogs, Snipers, Mafia, Lifeguards, Defenders|
|Plot||Skirmishes, Road adventures, Border, The escape, Money|
Jim Hanson’s quiet life is suddenly disturbed by two people crossing the US/Mexico border – a woman and her young son – desperate to flee a Mexican cartel. After a shootout leaves the mother dead, Jim becomes the boy’s reluctant defender. He embraces his role as Miguel’s protector and will stop at nothing to get him to safety, as they go on the run from the relentless assassins.
|Genre||horror, thriller, military|
|Plot||Virtual Reality, Mystery, Supernatural, Mystery, Ghosts|
|Time||World War II, Dark ones|
|Style||Unexpected ending, Action, Tense, Gloomy, Serious|
A group of World War II American soldiers encounter a supernatural enemy as they occupy a French castle previously under Nazi control.
|Characters||Childrens, Criminals, Tough guys, Mentors, Guardian|
|Plot||Life, Friendship, Funeral|
|Place||Cemetery, Small cities|
|Style||Vital signs, Makes me think, Touching, Sad ones|
After 12 years in prison, former high school football star Eddie Palmer returns home to put his life back together—and forms an unlikely bond with Sam, an outcast boy from a troubled home. But Eddie's past threatens to ruin his new life and family.
|Genre||drama, crime, biography, history|
|Plot||On real events, Money, Friendship, Revolution, Death|
|Place||Prison, Hospitals, Chicago, USA|
Bill O'Neal infiltrates the Black Panthers on the orders of FBI Agent Mitchell and J. Edgar Hoover. As Black Panther Chairman Fred Hampton ascends—falling for a fellow revolutionary en route—a battle wages for O’Neal’s soul.
|Country||United Kingdom, United Arab Emirates|
|Plot||Supernatural, Post-traumatic syndrome|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, Serious|
Tomaz, an ex-soldier now homeless in London, is offered a place to stay at a decaying house, inhabited by a young woman and her dying mother. As he starts to fall for Magda, Tomaz cannot ignore his suspicion that something insidious might also be living alongside them.
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Killers, Thieves, Criminals, Guards, Collectors|
|Plot||Robbery, Revenge, Investigation, Skirmishes, Justice|
A cold and mysterious new security guard for a Los Angeles cash truck company surprises his co-workers when he unleashes precision skills during a heist. The crew is left wondering who he is and where he came from. Soon, the marksman's ultimate motive becomes clear as he takes dramatic and irrevocable steps to settle a score.
|Genre||melodrama, drama, sport|
|Plot||Sports, Hockey, Relationship, Figure Skating, Friendship|
What happens in fairy tales after the wedding of the prince and princess? Figure skater Nadia and hockey player Sasha got married and more than anything else they dream of a child. True, the price they will have to pay for this dream will be unimaginably high. After such upheavals, it seems impossible to count on a happy ending. But if you think so, you do not know anything about real tales...
|Genre||action, thriller, crime|
|Characters||Killers, Mafia, Gangsters, Thieves, Tough guys|
|Plot||Skirmishes, Fight, Martial Arts, Revenge|
|Style||Exciting, Dynamic, Worth watching|
Hutch Mansell, a suburban dad, overlooked husband, nothing neighbor — a "nobody." When two thieves break into his home one night, Hutch's unknown long-simmering rage is ignited and propels him on a brutal path that will uncover dark secrets he fought to leave behind.
|Characters||Childrens, Fathers, Architects, Naughty kids|
|Plot||Mystery, Death, Supernatural, Mystery|
After moving into a new house, a young girl begins displaying strange and disturbing behavior until, one day, she disappears behind a closet. While the devastated father is left with no clue about his daughter’s disappearance, an exorcist shows up to help.
|Genre||thriller, drama, crime|
|Characters||Maniacs, Clowns, The Joker, Losers, Psychopath|
|Plot||Loneliness, Depression, Mental disorders|
|Style||Psychological problems, DC, By comics, Atmospheric, Heavy|
During the 1980s, a failed stand-up comedian is driven insane and turns to a life of crime and chaos in Gotham City while becoming an infamous psychopathic crime figure.
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Writers, Rich, Actors, Old men|
|Plot||Supernatural, Love with age difference, Life, Experiments, Jealousy|
|Place||Mansions, Country houses, Small cities|
In an effort to repair their relationship, a couple books a vacation in the countryside for themselves and their daughter. What starts as a perfect retreat begins to fall apart as one loses their grip on reality, and a sinister force tries to tear them apart.
|Genre||comedy, melodrama, drama|
|Plot||Love, Passion, Relationship, Obsession, Friendship|
|Style||Explicit scenes, Touching|
A New Jersey guy dedicated to his family, friends, and church, develops unrealistic expectations from watching porn and works to find happiness and intimacy with his potential true love.
|Style||Exciting, Serious, Disturbing|
A sawmill owner and his teenage daughter become tangled in a deadly feud when a drug dealer stashes stolen cocaine on their remote property.
|Genre||action, thriller, crime|
|Characters||Blind, Criminals, Defenders, Old man, Hermits|
|Plot||Fight, Survival, Skirmishes|
The Blind Man has been hiding out for years in an isolated cabin and has taken in and raised a young girl who lost her parents in a house fire. Their quiet existence is shattered when a group of kidnappers show up and take the girl, forcing the Blind Man to leave his safe haven to rescue her.
|Characters||Horses, Heroes, Gladiators, Military, Slaves|
|Plot||Adventure, Slavery, Revolution, Feats|
|Place||England, Scotland, Roman Empire|
|Style||Exciting, Tense, Epic, Depressive, Serious|
In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila (Tatum) arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander of the Ninth. Accompanied only by his British slave Esca (Bell), Marcus sets out across Hadrian's Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia - to confront its savage tribes, make peace with his father's memory, and retrieve the lost legion's golden emblem, the Eagle of the Ninth.
|Plot||Investigation, Mystery, Supernatural, Religious, Evil spirits|
|Style||Fascinating, Tense, Creepy, Depressive, Disturbing|
Alice, a young hearing-impaired girl who, after a supposed visitation from the Virgin Mary, is inexplicably able to hear, speak and heal the sick. As word spreads and people from near and far flock to witness her miracles, a disgraced journalist hoping to revive his career visits the small New England town to investigate. When terrifying events begin to happen all around, he starts to question if these phenomena are the works of the Virgin Mary or something much more sinister.
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, adventure, family|
|Characters||Teens, Heroes, Family|
|Plot||Adventure, Superpowers, Friendship, Supernatural|
|Place||School of Magic|
Vlad has just moved and joined one of the most famous magical schools in the world, where he meets fairies, witches, trolls and dwarfs. Him and his father are the first vampires in town, but he soon meets other special kids.
|Genre||fantasy, melodrama, adventure, family|
|Country||United Kingdom, USA|
|Characters||Witch, Kings, Pirates, Wizards|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Magic, Superpowers, Chase|
|Style||For children, Fascinating|
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.
|Characters||Superhero, Killers, Heroes, Tough guys, Bounty Hunters|
|Plot||Superpowers, Cheating, Lost memory|
|Style||Action, Cyberpunk, For men|
After he and his wife are murdered, marine Ray Garrison is resurrected by a team of scientists. Enhanced with nanotechnology, he becomes a superhuman, biotech killing machine—'Bloodshot'. As Ray first trains with fellow super-soldiers, he cannot recall anything from his former life. But when his memories flood back and he remembers the man that killed both him and his wife, he breaks out of the facility to get revenge, only to discover that there's more to the conspiracy than he thought.
|Genre||comedy, drama, biography|
|Characters||Artists, Disabled people, Alcoholics, Orphans, Foster children|
|Plot||On real events, Loneliness, Depression, Art, Overcoming difficulties|
|Style||Mind-altering, Inspirational, Black humor, Makes me think, Touching|
On the rocky path to sobriety after a life-changing accident, John Callahan discovers the healing power of art, willing his injured hands into drawing hilarious, often controversial cartoons, which bring him a new lease on life.
|Style||Serious, Intellectual, Disturbing|
A young NASA JPL scientist is abducted by extraterrestrials but when no one believes his story he becomes obsessed with finding proof which leads him on a journey of discovery.
|Characters||Thieves, Scammers, Criminals, Artists, Heroes|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Heavy, Serious, Disturbing|
A Dicken’s classic brought thrillingly up to date in the teeming heartland of modern London, where a group of street smart young hustlers plan the heist of the century for the ultimate payday.