Movies like Bright 2017

In an alternate present-day where magical creatures live among us, two L.A. cops become embroiled in a prophesied turf battle.

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1 Pacific Rim: Uprising 2018

It has been ten years since The Battle of the Breach and the oceans are still, but restless. Vindicated by the victory at the Breach, the Jaeger program has evolved into the most powerful global defense force in human history. The PPDC now calls upon the best and brightest to rise up and become the next generation of heroes when the Kaiju threat returns.

Genres:

Action, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Adventure

Director:

Steven S. DeKnight

Countries:

China, Japan, United Kingdom, United States of America
5.6

2 Deadpool 2 2018

Wisecracking mercenary Deadpool battles the evil and powerful Cable and other bad guys to save a boy's life.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Adventure

Director:

David Leitch

Country:

United States of America
7.7

3 Kingsman: The Golden Circle 2017

When an attack on the Kingsman headquarters takes place and a new villain rises, Eggsy and Merlin are forced to work together with the American agency known as the Statesman to save the world.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy

Director:

Matthew Vaughn

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.7

4 Venom 2018

Investigative journalist Eddie Brock attempts a comeback following a scandal, but accidentally becomes the host of Venom, a violent, super powerful alien symbiote. Soon, he must rely on his newfound powers to protect the world from a shadowy organization looking for a symbiote of their own.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action

Director:

Ruben Fleischer

Writers:

Jeff Pinkner (screenplay by), Scott Rosenberg (screenplay by) | 5 more credits »

Countries:

China, United States of America
6.7

5 The Hitman's Bodyguard 2017

The world top bodyguard gets a new client, a hit man who must testify at the International Court of Justice. They must put their differences aside and work together to make it to the trial on time.

Genres:

Action, Comedy

Director:

Patrick Hughes

Writer:

Tom O'Connor

Countries:

Bulgaria, Hong Kong, Netherlands, United States of America
6.9

6 Jumanji: Welcome To The Jungle 2017

The tables are turned as four teenagers are sucked into Jumanji's world - pitted against rhinos, black mambas and an endless variety of jungle traps and puzzles. To survive, they'll play as characters from the game.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy

Director:

Jake Kasdan

Writers:

Chris McKenna (screenplay by), Erik Sommers (screenplay by) | 9 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.9

7 Kong: Skull Island 2017

Explore the mysterious and dangerous home of the king of the apes as a team of explorers ventures deep inside the treacherous, primordial island.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Writers:

Dan Gilroy (screenplay by), Max Borenstein (screenplay by) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.6

8 Jurassic World: Fallen Kingdom 2018

Three years after the demise of Jurassic World, a volcanic eruption threatens the remaining dinosaurs on the isla Nublar, so Claire Dearing, the former park manager, recruits Owen Grady to help prevent the extinction of the dinosaurs once again.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Science Fiction

Director:

J.A. Bayona

Country:

United States of America
6.2

9 Ready Player One 2018

When the creator of a popular video game system dies, a virtual contest is created to compete for his fortune.

Genres:

Adventure, Science Fiction

Director:

Steven Spielberg

Writers:

Zak Penn (screenplay by), Ernest Cline (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.5

10 King Arthur: Legend Of The Sword 2017

When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword Excalibur from the stone, his life is turned upside down and he is forced to acknowledge his true legacy... whether he likes it or not.

Genres:

Action, Drama, Fantasy

Director:

Guy Ritchie

Writers:

Joby Harold (screenplay by), Guy Ritchie (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.7

11 American Made 2017

The true story of pilot Barry Seal, who transported contraband for the CIA and the Medellin cartel in the 1980s.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Comedy

Director:

Doug Liman

Writer:

Gary Spinelli

Countries:

Colombia, Japan, United States of America
7.1

12 War Machine 2017

A rock star general bent on winning the “impossible” war in Afghanistan takes us inside the complex machinery of modern war. Inspired by the true story of General Stanley McChrystal.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, War

Director:

David Michôd

Writers:

Michael Hastings (book), David Michôd (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6

13 Murder On The Orient Express 2017

Genius Belgian detective Hercule Poirot investigates the murder of an American tycoon aboard the Orient Express train.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Mystery

Director:

Kenneth Branagh

Writers:

Michael Green (screenplay by), Agatha Christie (based upon the novel by)

Countries:

United States of America, Malta
6.5

14 Downsizing 2017

A kindly occupational therapist undergoes a new procedure to be shrunken to four inches tall so that he and his wife can help save the planet and afford a nice lifestyle at the same time.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Science Fiction

Director:

Alexander Payne

Countries:

United States of America, Norway
5.7

15 The Circle 2017

A young tech worker takes a job at a powerful Internet corporation, quickly rises up the company's ranks, and soon finds herself in a perilous situation concerning privacy, surveillance and freedom. She comes to learn that her decisions and actions will determine the future of humanity.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, Science Fiction

Director:

James Ponsoldt

Writers:

James Ponsoldt (screenplay by), Dave Eggers (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.3

16 The Cloverfield Paradox 2018

Orbiting above a planet on the brink of war, scientists test a device to solve an energy crisis and end up face-to-face with a dark alternate reality.

Genres:

Mystery, Thriller, Horror, Science Fiction

Director:

Julius Onah

Writers:

Oren Uziel (screenplay by), Oren Uziel (story by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.5

17 Atomic Blonde 2017

An undercover MI6 agent is sent to Berlin during the Cold War to investigate the murder of a fellow agent and recover a missing list of double agents.

Genres:

Action, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

David Leitch

Writers:

Kurt Johnstad (screenplay by), Antony Johnston (based on the Oni Press graphic novel series "The Coldest City" written by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Sweden, Germany, Hungary, United States of America
6.7

18 The Dark Tower 2017

The last Gunslinger, Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O’Dim, also known as the Man in Black, determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower, which holds the universe together. With the fate of the worlds at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

Genres:

Action, Fantasy, Science Fiction, Adventure

Director:

Nikolaj Arcel

Writers:

Akiva Goldsman (screenplay by), Jeff Pinkner (screenplay by) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

South Africa, United States of America
5.6

19 Valerian And The City Of A Thousand Planets 2017

In the 28th century, Valerian and Laureline are special operatives charged with keeping order throughout the human territories. On assignment from the Minister of Defense, the two undertake a mission to Alpha, an ever-expanding metropolis where species from across the universe have converged over centuries to share knowledge, intelligence, and cultures. At the center of Alpha is a mysterious dark force which threatens the peaceful existence of the City of a Thousand Planets, and Valerian and Laureline must race to identify the menace and safeguard not just Alpha, but the future of the universe.

Genres:

Adventure, Science Fiction, Action

Director:

Luc Besson

Writers:

Pierre Christin (based on the comic book series "Valerian and Laureline" by), Jean-Claude Mézières (based on the comic book series "Valerian and Laureline" by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Belgium, Canada, China, France, Germany, United Arab Emirates, United Kingdom, United States of America
6.5

20 Geostorm 2017

After an unprecedented series of natural disasters threatened the planet, the world's leaders came together to create an intricate network of satellites to control the global climate and keep everyone safe. But now, something has gone wrong: the system built to protect Earth is attacking it, and it becomes a race against the clock to uncover the real threat before a worldwide geostorm wipes out everything and everyone along with it.

Genres:

Action, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Dean Devlin

Country:

United States of America
5.3

21 Mute 2018

A mute man with a violent past is forced to take on the teeming underworld of a near-future Berlin as he searches for his missing girlfriend.

Genres:

Mystery, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Duncan Jones

Writers:

Michael Robert Johnson (screenplay by), Duncan Jones (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Germany, United Kingdom
5.4

22 Life 2017

The six-member crew of the International Space Station is tasked with studying a sample from Mars that may be the first proof of extra-terrestrial life, which proves more intelligent than ever expected.

Genres:

Horror, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Daniel Espinosa

Country:

United States of America
6.6

23 Jungle 2017

In 1981, an enthusiastic young adventurer follows his dreams into the Bolivian Amazon jungle with two friends and a guide with a mysterious past. Their journey quickly turns into a terrifying ordeal as the darkest elements of human nature and the deadliest threats of the wilderness lead to an all-out fight for survival.

Genres:

Adventure, Drama, Thriller

Director:

Greg McLean (as Greg Mclean)

Writers:

Yossi Ghinsberg (book), Justin Monjo (screenplay)

Countries:

Australia, Colombia
6.7

24 What Happened To Monday? 2017

In a world where families are limited to one child due to overpopulation, a set of identical septuplets must avoid being put to a long sleep by the government and dangerous infighting while investigating the disappearance of one of their own.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Thriller, Drama, Mystery

Director:

Tommy Wirkola

Countries:

Belgium, France, United Kingdom
6.9