Movies like Happily N'ever After 2006

An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.

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1 Kisses 2008

Two kids, Dylan and Kylie, run away from home at Christmas and spend a night of magic and terror on the streets of inner-city Dublin.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Lance Daly

Writer:

Lance Daly
7.3

2 Speed Racer 2008

Speed Racer is the tale of a young and brilliant racing driver. When corruption in the racing leagues costs his brother his life, he must team up with the police and the mysterious Racer X to bring an end to the corruption and criminal activities. Inspired by the cartoon series.

Genres:

Family, Action, Adventure, Comedy

Directors:

Lana Wachowski (as The Wachowski Brothers), Lilly Wachowski (as The Wachowski Brothers)

Writers:

Lilly Wachowski (as The Wachowski Brothers), Lana Wachowski (as The Wachowski Brothers) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Australia, Germany, United States of America
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3 The Spirit 2008

Down these mean streets a man must come. A hero born, murdered, and born again. A Rookie cop named Denny Colt returns from the beyond as The Spirit, a hero whose mission is to fight against the bad forces from the shadows of Central City. The Octopus, who kills anyone unfortunate enough to see his face, has other plans; he is going to wipe out the entire city.

Genres:

Action, Comedy, Thriller, Crime, Science Fiction

Director:

Frank Miller

Writers:

Frank Miller (screenplay), Will Eisner (comic book series)

Country:

United States of America
4.8

4 Nacho Libre 2006

Nacho Libre is loosely based on the story of Fray Tormenta ("Friar Storm"), aka Rev. Sergio Gutierrez Benitez, a real-life Mexican Catholic priest who had a 23-year career as a masked luchador. He competed in order to support the orphanage he directed.

Genres:

Comedy, Family

Director:

Jared Hess

Country:

United States of America
5.7

5 Bloodrayne 2005

In the 18th century, a vampire escapes from the freak show she once participated in and teams up with a group of vampire slayers to kill the man who raped her mother. Storyline In the Eighteenth Century, Rayne is the half-human half-vampire Dhampir and the lead attraction in a carnival's freak-show in Romania. When she escapes, she meets a fortuneteller that tells that her mother was raped by the king of the vampires Kagan and she decides to destroy her father. In her journey for revenge, she meets Vladimir and Sebastian, the leaders of the fortress of vampire hunters Brimstone, and she joins their society. She seeks for powerful talismans to defeat Kagan, while the skilled warriors Vladimir and Sebastian train her to face the forces of Kagan and her human side falls in love with Sebastian. Written by Claudio Carvalho, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror

Director:

Uwe Boll

Country:

United States of America
2.9

6 The Water Horse 2007

A lonely boy discovers a mysterious egg that hatches a sea creature of Scottish legend.

Genres:

Adventure, Family, Fantasy

Director:

Jay Russell

Writers:

Robert Nelson Jacobs (screenplay), Dick King-Smith (book)

Countries:

United States of America, United Kingdom, Australia
6.4

7 The Golden Compass 2007

After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy

Director:

Chris Weitz

Writers:

Chris Weitz (screenplay), Philip Pullman (novel)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.1

8 Beowulf 2007

6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the a man-like ogre, Grendel.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Animation

Director:

Robert Zemeckis

Writers:

Neil Gaiman (screenplay), Roger Avary (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
6.2

9 Lady In The Water 2006

Apartment building superintendent Cleveland Heep rescues what he thinks is a young woman from the pool he maintains. When he discovers that she is actually a character from a bedtime story who is trying to make the journey back to her home, he works with his tenants to protect his new friend from the creatures that are determined to keep her in our world.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, Fantasy, Mystery

Director:

M. Night Shyamalan

Country:

United States of America
5.5

10 The Green Hornet 2011

Britt Reid (Seth Rogen), the heir to the largest newspaper fortune in Los Angeles, is a spoiled playboy who has been, thus far, happy to lead an aimless life. After his father (Tom Wilkinson) dies, Britt meets Kato (Jay Chou), a resourceful company employee. Realizing that they have the talent and resources to make something of their lives, Britt and Kato join forces as costumed crime-fighters to bring down the city's most-powerful criminal, Chudnofsky (Christoph Waltz).

Genres:

Action, Crime, Comedy

Director:

Michel Gondry

Country:

United States of America
5.8

11 Snakes On A Plane 2006

America is on the search for the murderer Eddie Kim. Sean Jones must fly to L.A. to testify in a hearing against Kim. Accompanied by FBI agent Neville Flynn, the flight receives some unexpected visitors.

Genres:

Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller, Drama, Mystery

Director:

David R. Ellis

Writers:

John Heffernan (screenplay), Sebastian Gutierrez (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
5.4

12 Gracie 2007

This is the story of a teenager named Gracie Bowen, who lives in South Orange, New Jersey, is crazy about soccer, as are her three brothers and former soccer star father. Although Gracie wants to join her brothers and father in the nightly practices, she is discouraged by everyone except her elder brother, Johnny. Her father does not believe that girls should play soccer and tells her that she is neither tough enough nor talented enough to play with the boys team. Undeterred, Gracie finds reserves of strength she never knew existed, and persists in changing everyone's beliefs in what she is capable of, including her own. She faces an uphill battle when she fights to give women the opportunity to play competitive soccer. But as the beautiful and strong person that she has always been but she also brings her family together in the face of their own tragedy.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Davis Guggenheim

Writers:

Lisa Marie Petersen (screenplay), Karen Janszen (screenplay) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.2

13 Cirque Du Freak: The Vampire's Assistant 2009

Darren Shan is a regular teenage kid. He and his friend Steve find out about a Freak Show coming to town and work hard at trying to find tickets. They do, and together they go to "Cirque du Freak" where they see many strange acts including a wolf-man and a bearded lady

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Thriller

Director:

Paul Weitz

Writers:

Paul Weitz (screenplay), Brian Helgeland (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
5.9

14 The Invisible 2007

After an attack leaves him in limbo -- invisible to the living and also near death -- a teenager discovers the only person who might be able help him is his attacker.

Genres:

Crime, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, Science Fiction

Director:

David S. Goyer

Writers:

Mick Davis (screenplay), Christine Roum (screenplay) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Canada, United States of America
6.2

15 The Sorcerer's Apprentice 2010

Balthazar Blake is a master sorcerer in modern-day Manhattan trying to defend the city from his arch-nemesis, Maxim Horvath. Balthazar can't do it alone, so he recruits Dave Stutler, a seemingly average guy who demonstrates hidden potential, as his reluctant protégé. The sorcerer gives his unwilling accomplice a crash course in the art and science of magic, and together, these unlikely partners work to stop the forces of darkness.

Genres:

Fantasy, Adventure, Action, Comedy, Drama

Director:

Jon Turteltaub

Writers:

Lawrence Konner (screen story), Mark Rosenthal (screen story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.1

16 Eragon 2006

In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king.

Genres:

Fantasy, Action, Adventure, Family

Director:

Stefen Fangmeier

Writers:

Peter Buchman (screenplay), Christopher Paolini (novel)

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America, Hungary
5.1

17 The Losers 2010

A tale of double cross and revenge, centered upon the members of an elite U.S. Special Forces unit sent into the Bolivian jungle on a search and destroy mission. The team-Clay, Jensen, Roque, Pooch and Cougar -find themselves the target of a lethal betrayal instigated from inside by a powerful enemy known only as Max. Presumed dead, the group makes plans to even the score when they're joined by the mysterious Aisha, a beautiful operative with her own agenda. Working together, they must remain deep undercover while tracking the heavily-guarded Max, a ruthless man bent on embroiling the world in a new high-tech global war.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Crime, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Sylvain White

Writers:

Peter Berg (screenplay), James Vanderbilt (screenplay) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.3

18 Hollywoodland 2006

The complicated life and controversial suicide of George Reeves is investigated by a fictional private detective who finds that there are reasons to suspect that Reeves may not have killed himself after all. The detective also finds that there is a little of George Reeves in himself, and maybe, each of us.

Genres:

Drama, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Allen Coulter

Writer:

Paul Bernbaum

Country:

United States of America
6.5

19 You Kill Me 2007

While drying out on the West Coast, an alcoholic hit man befriends a tart-tongued woman who might just come in handy when it's time for him to return to Buffalo and settle some old scores.

Genres:

Comedy, Crime, Thriller, Romance

Director:

John Dahl

Country:

United States of America
6.5

20 War, Inc. 2008

War Inc. is set in the future, when the fictional desert country of Turaqistan is torn by a riot after a private corporation, Tamerlane, owned by the former Vice President of the United States, has taken over the whole country. Brand Hauser, a hit man who suppresses his emotions by gobbling down hot sauce, is hired by the corporation's head to kill the CEO of their competitors.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller

Director:

Joshua Seftel

Country:

Bulgaria
5.6

21 Ten Inch Hero 2007

Four friends search for love and happiness while working at a California sandwich shop.

Genres:

Comedy, Drama, Romance

Director:

David Mackay

Writer:

Betsy Morris

Country:

United States of America
7.4

22 Underdog 2007

A lab accident gives a hound named Shoeshine some serious superpowers -- a secret that the dog eventually shares with the young boy who becomes his owner and friend.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy

Director:

Frederik Du Chau

Writers:

Adam Rifkin (screenplay), Joe Piscatella (screenplay) | 5 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
4.7

23 Bobby 2006

In 1968 the lives of a retired doorman, hotel manager, lounge singer, busboy, beautician and others intersect in the wake of Robert F. Kennedy's assassination at the Ambassador Hotel in Los Angeles.

Genre:

Drama

Director:

Emilio Estevez

Writer:

Emilio Estevez

Country:

United States of America
7

24 Free Jimmy 2006

Four stoners, five vegans, three mobsters, four hunters and a million reasons to free one junkie elephant.

Genres:

Animation, Comedy

Writers:

Christopher Nielsen, Simon Pegg (UK screenplay)

Countries:

United Kingdom, Norway
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