Tags: movies similar to Van Helsing (2004) - full list
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, adventure, adventure, family, family, cartoon, cartoon, short, music|
|Plot||Adventure, Life after death, Music, Art, Meaning of life|
|Style||For children, Popular, Exciting, Soulful, Philosophical|
Joe Gardner is a middle school teacher with a love for jazz music. After a successful gig at the Half Note Club, he suddenly gets into an accident that separates his soul from his body and is transported to the You Seminar, a center in which souls develop and gain passions before being transported to a newborn child. Joe must enlist help from the other souls-in-training, like 22, a soul who has spent eons in the You Seminar, in order to get back to Earth.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, adventure, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Vampire, Superhero, Witch, Wolves, Demons|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Supernatural, Ghosts, Rivalry|
|Style||Exciting, Serious, Disturbing|
When Hellboy, Liz Sherman, and Abe Sapien are assigned to investigate the ghost-infested mansion of a publicity-hound billionaire, they uncover a plot to resurrect a beautiful yet monstrous vampire from Professor Bruttenholm’s past. But before they can stop her bloodbath, Hellboy will have to battle harpies, hellhounds, a giant werewolf, and even the ferocious goddess Hecate herself.
|Genre||horror, action, adventure, cartoon, short|
|Characters||Sharks, Pirates, Monsters, Heroes|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Death, Supernatural, Rivalry|
|Place||Sea, Ships, Beach|
|Style||Exciting, Fancy, Depressive, Serious, For men|
A mariner survives an attack from the dreaded pirates of the Black Freighter, but his struggle to return home to warn it has a horrific cost.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective|
|Characters||Dogs, Heroes, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Adventure, Inheritance, Curses, Mystery, Ghosts|
Scooby-Doo and those "meddling kids" Shaggy, Fred, Daphne and Velma are back in this all-new original movie! Velma discovers she's inherited her great-great-uncle Dr. Von Dinkenstein’s cursed castle in the terrifying town of Transylvania…Pennsylvania, that is. Just when the Gang persuades Velma to go claim her inheritance, the ghost of Dinkenstein Castle blows up the Mystery Machine as a warning! Now the Crew must spring back into action, but this time it's personal! Who's responsible for the Dinkenstein monster? What family secret has Velma been hiding? Will Fred recover from the loss of his beloved Mystery Machine? Can any helpless snack survive Scooby and Shaggy's monster-sized appetites? This Scooby-Doo adventure has enough spooky fun to make the whole family come alive!
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, adventure, family, cartoon, crime, detective|
|Characters||Vampire, Superhero, Heroes, Dracula|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Supernatural, Rivalry|
|Style||Exciting, Serious, For men, Disturbing|
Gotham City is terrorized not only by recent escapees Joker and Penguin, but by the original creature of the night, Dracula! Can Batman stop the ruthless vampire before he turns everyone in the city, including The Caped Crusader, Joker and Penguin, into his mindless minions?
|Genre||horror, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, short|
|Country||USA, Philippines, India, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Vampire, Dogs, Monsters, Rabbits, Dracula|
|Plot||Adventure, Superpowers, Supernatural|
|Style||Light, By books, Fascinating|
A dark comedic adventure about the titular Bunnicula, a vampire rabbit, Mina, his owner, and her two pets, Chester the cat and Harold the dog. Instead of blood, Bunnicula feeds on carrots to sustain himself which gives him super abilities which come in handy on his and his friends escapades. The series is based on the book series of the same title by James Howe and Deborah Howe.
|Genre||fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, short, detective|
|Characters||Dragons, Vikings, Heroes, Family|
|Plot||Adventure, Travel, Rivalry|
The film follows Hiccup and his young fellows accompanying their mentor, Gobber, on a quest to kill the legendary Boneknapper Dragon. An extra that accompanies the film "How to Train Your Dragon".
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, fantasy, cartoon, anime|
|Characters||Vampire, Werewolf, Monsters, Immortals, Hunters|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Superpowers, Supernatural|
|Time||Future, Middle Ages|
|Style||Gloomy, Gothic, Serious|
D has been hired to track down Meier Link, a notoriously powerful vampire who has abducted a woman, Charlotte Elbourne. D's orders are strict - find Charlotte, at any cost. For the first time, D faces serious competition. The Markus Brothers, a family of Vampire Hunters, were hired for the same bounty. D Must intercept Meier and conquer hostile forces on all sides in a deadly race against time.
|Genre||horror, action, comedy, cartoon, short|
|Characters||Zombie, Vampire, Superhero, Robots, Werewolf|
|Style||Steampunk, Fancy, For men|
Based on the award-winning comic book by Mike Mignola (creator of Hellboy), The Amazing Screw-On Head chronicles the adventures of a Civil War-era secret agent with an extraordinary special power who serves under president Abraham Lincoln.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, drama, adventure, cartoon, anime|
|Plot||Adventure, Martial Arts, Revenge, Supernatural, Hip Hop|
|Style||Exciting, Heavy, Gloomy, Depressive, Serious|
Afro Samurai avenged his father and found a life of peace. But the legendary master is forced back into the game by a beautiful and deadly woman from his past. The sparks of violence dropped along Afro’s bloody path now burn out of control – and nowhere are the flames of hatred more intense than in the eyes of Sio.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, melodrama, drama, adventure, cartoon, history|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Supernatural, True love|
|Style||Exciting, Fascinating, Touching, Serious|
The film narrates the love between Janaína and a native warrior who, when dying, takes the form of a bird. For six centuries, the story of the couple survives through four stages in the history of Brazil: 1500, when the country was discovered by the Portuguese explorers, 1800, in events during slavery; 1970, during the high point of the military dictatorship, and 2096, when there will be a war over water.
|Genre||horror, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, crime, detective|
|Characters||Dogs, Teens, Cooks, Friends, Talking dogs|
|Plot||Adventure, Investigation, Friendship, Ghosts|
|Style||Exciting, Light, Fascinating|
The Scooby gang visits a culinary resort run by Fred's uncle, Bobby Flay. While enjoying the sights, a ghost attacks the guests and destroys the resort, leaving the gang to put a stop to its threat.
|Genre||action, thriller, fantasy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon, detective, military|
|Characters||Kings, Heroes, Family, Owls, Partners|
|Style||Exciting, Atmospheric, Fascinating|
Soren, a young barn owl, is kidnapped by owls of St. Aggie's, ostensibly an orphanage, where owlets are brainwashed into becoming soldiers. He and his new friends escape to the island of Ga'Hoole, to assist its noble, wise owls who fight the army being created by the wicked rulers of St. Aggie's. The film is based on the first three books in the series.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective|
Mystery Inc. withdraws from solving crimes after botching a case. When Vincent Van Ghoul contacts the gang about an unfinished investigation from Daphne, Shaggy and Scooby's past, the gang springs into action to finish the job that involves catching the 13th Ghost that escaped from the Chest of Demons and is still at large.
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, comedy, drama, musical, adventure, family, cartoon, detective|
|Country||USA, South Korea, Spain, Japan, Mexico|
|Characters||Aliens, Childrens, Heroes, Family, Friends|
|Plot||Adventure, Friendship, Gems|
Two years after the events of "Change Your Mind", Steven (now 16 years old) and his friends are ready to enjoy the rest of their lives peacefully. However, all of that changes when a new sinister Gem arrives, armed with a giant drill that saps the life force of all living things on Earth. In their biggest challenge ever, the Crystal Gems must work together to save all organic life on Earth within 48 hours.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, cartoon|
|Characters||Superhero, Demons, Angels, Lifeguards, Heroes|
|Plot||Magic, Superpowers, Investigation, Supernatural, Mythology|
|Style||Tense, Gothic, Serious, Disturbing|
A decade after a tragic mistake, family man Chas and occult detective John Constantine set out to cure Chas’s daughter Trish from a mysterious supernatural coma. With the help of the mysterious Nightmare Nurse, the influential Queen of Angels, and brutal Aztec God Mictlantecuhtli, the pair just might have a chance at outsmarting the demon Beroul to save Trish’s soul. In a world of shadows and dark magic, not everything is what it seems, and there’s always a price to pay. The path to redemption is never easy, and if Constantine is to succeed, he must navigate through the dark urban underbelly of Los Angeles, outwit the most cunning spawns of hell, and come face to face with arch-nemesis Nergal – all while battling his own inner demons!
|Genre||action, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, adventure, cartoon, short|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom, Canada, Japan|
|Characters||Dragons, Musicians, Friends|
|Plot||Love, Adventure, Martial Arts, Fight, Jealousy|
|Style||Exciting, By comics|
Scott Pilgrim is a 23 year old Canadian slacker and wannabe rockstar who falls in love with an American delivery girl, Ramona V. Flowers, and must defeat her seven "evil exes" to be able to date her.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, cartoon|
|Characters||Superhero, Aliens, Heroes, Warriors, Pilots|
|Plot||Adventure, Martial Arts, Superpowers, Fight, Supernatural|
As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades.
|Genre||action, fantasy, adventure, cartoon|
|Characters||Horses, Dragons, Knights, Demons, Heroes|
|Plot||Superpowers, Supernatural, Conspiracies, Pads|
|Style||Exciting, Gloomy, Serious, Disturbing|
In the land of Orlais, a brash young Seeker—Cassandra—fights to stop a blood-soaked conspiracy. Hidden hands seek to tear apart the realm's most powerful religious order, and as the sinister plot unfolds, Cassandra is accused of treason and murder. Hunted by friend and foe alike, the impulsive beauty must clear her name while clashing with corrupt templars and rogue blood mages. Should she fail, the executioner’s blade awaits. Should she overcome her rage and expose the unseen forces threatening the rule of the Divine, Cassandra will take her place in legend.
|Genre||action, fantasy, cartoon, crime, detective|
|Characters||Superhero, Serial killers, Batman, Killers, Heroes|
|Plot||Travel, Investigation, Betrayal, Justice, Cheating|
|Style||Exciting, Steampunk, Tense, Depressive, Gothic|
In an alternative Victorian Age Gotham City, Batman begins his war on crime while he investigates a new series of murders by Jack the Ripper.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, melodrama, musical, adventure, cartoon, music|
|Characters||Zombie, Vampire, Aliens, Werewolf, Monsters|
|Plot||Travel, Superpowers, Death, Supernatural, Rivalry|
The Haunted World of El Superbeasto is an animated comedy that also combines elements of a horror and thriller film. It is based upon the comic book series created by Rob Zombie that follows the character of El Superbeasto and his sexy sidekick sister, Suzi-X, voiced by Sheri Moon, as they confront an evil villain by the name of Dr. Satan.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Kings, Heroes, Warriors|
|Plot||War, Adventure, Magic, Martial Arts, Superpowers|
The magical kingdom of Lucis is home to the world’s last remaining Crystal, and the menacing empire of Niflheim is determined to steal it. King Regis of Lucis commands an elite force of soldiers called the Kingsglaive. Wielding their king’s magic, they fight to protect Lucis. As the overwhelming military might of the empire bears down, King Regis is faced with an impossible ultimatum – to marry his son, Prince Noctis to Princess Lunafreya of Tenebrae, captive of Niflheim, and surrender his lands to Niflheim rule. Although the king concedes, it becomes clear that the empire will stop at nothing to achieve their devious goals, with only the Kingsglaive standing between them and world domination.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, thriller, fantasy, drama, cartoon, crime, detective, military|
|Characters||Superhero, Batman, Superman, Heroes|
Tragedy strikes the Batman's life again when Robin Jason Todd tracks down his birth mother only to run afoul of the Joker. An adaptation of the 1988 comic book storyline of the same name.
|Genre||fantastic, fantasy, adventure, cartoon|
|Plot||Adventure, Revenge, Passion, Supernatural, Fate|
|Style||Exciting, Fancy, Serious, For men, Disturbing|
Upon discovery of a shard of what could be the Loc-Nar, a miner named Tyler becomes possessed with an insatiable hunger for power and a thirst for immortality. On his way to the planet of youth, Tyler wipes out most of a space colony and kidnaps a beautiful young woman. His only mistake is that he doesn't kill her sister, Julie, who then sets out on a mission of rescue and revenge.
|Genre||horror, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective|
|Characters||Dogs, Monsters, Family, Friends, Partners|
|Plot||Adventure, Friendship, Mystery|
Join Scooby-Doo, Shaggy and the Mystery Inc. crew as they head to Chicago for Talent Star, a hit talent show in which Fred and Daphne are finalists with some high hopes. Unlucky for them, the competition is frightful as the show is being broadcast from an opera house with a history of horrors and a particularly vengeful phantom that has cursed the show's production.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon, detective|
|Characters||Superhero, Teens, Cyborgs|
|Plot||Adventure, Pursuit, Chase, Rivalry|
America's coolest heroes, the Teen Titans, go to Tokyo to track down the mysterious Japanese criminal Brushogun.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Superhero, Mutant, Batman, Demons, Heroes|
|Plot||Adventure, Revenge, Friendship, Supernatural, Teleportation|
Robin is sent by Batman to work with the Teen Titans after his volatile behavior botches up a Justice League mission. The Titans must then step up to face Trigon after he possesses the League and threatens to conquer the world.
|Genre||horror, fantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Superhero, Batman, Ninja, Superman, Heroes|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Skirmishes, Saving the World|
Earth is decimated after intergalactic tyrant Darkseid has devastated the Justice League in a poorly executed war by the DC Super Heroes. Now the remaining bastions of good – the Justice League, Teen Titans, Suicide Squad and assorted others – must regroup, strategize and take the war to Darkseid in order to save the planet and its surviving inhabitants.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, adventure, cartoon|
|Characters||Superhero, Kings, Giants, Heroes, Tough guys|
|Plot||Adventure, Martial Arts, Superpowers, Fight, Mythology|
|Place||Ships, Caves, Castle|
Hungry for adventure, Thor secretly embarks on the journey of a lifetime, joined by his loyal brother Loki, whose budding sorcery equips him with just enough magic to conjure up trouble, along with the Warriors Three - a band of boastful travelers reluctant to set sail on any adventure that might actually be dangerous. But what starts out as a harmless treasure hunt quickly turns deadly, and Thor must now prove himself worthy of the destiny he covets by saving Asgard itself.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, drama, adventure, family, cartoon|
|Characters||Superhero, Aliens, Spy, Demons, Heroes|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Weapon, Religious, Birthday, Self-sacrifice|
|Style||Exciting, Touching, Disturbing|
Tara Markov is a girl who has power over earth and stone; she is also more than she seems. Is the newest Teen Titan an ally or a threat? And what are the mercenary Deathstroke's plans for the Titans?