Movies like Indiana Jones And The Kingdom Of The Crystal Skull 2008

Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced to head to Peru at the behest of a young man whose friend – and Indy's colleague – Professor Oxley has been captured for his knowledge of the skull's whereabouts.

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1 Daredevil 2003

He dwells in a world of eternal night, but the blackness is filled with sounds and scents, tastes and textures that most cannot perceive. Although attorney Matt Murdock is blind, his other four senses function with superhuman sharpness. By day, Murdock represents the downtrodden. At night he is Daredevil, a masked vigilante stalking the dark streets of the city, a relentless avenger of justice.

Genres:

Fantasy, Action, Crime, Science Fiction, Thriller

Writer:

Mark Steven Johnson (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
5.3

2 The Scorpion King 2002

In ancient Egypt, peasant Mathayus is hired to exact revenge on the powerful Memnon and the sorceress Cassandra, who are ready to overtake Balthazar's village. Amid betrayals, thieves, abductions and more, Mathayus strives to bring justice to his complicated world.

Genres:

Action, Fantasy, Adventure

Director:

Chuck Russell

Writers:

Stephen Sommers (story), Jonathan Hales (story) | 3 more credits »

Countries:

United States of America, Germany, Belgium
5.5

3 The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen 2003

To prevent a world war from breaking out, famous characters from Victorian literature band together to do battle against a cunning villain.

Genres:

Fantasy, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction

Director:

Stephen Norrington

Writers:

Alan Moore (comic books), Kevin O'Neill (comic books) | 1 more credit »

Countries:

Czech Republic, Germany, United Kingdom, United States of America
5.8

4 National Treasure: Book Of Secrets 2007

Benjamin Franklin Gates and Dr. Abigail Chase re-team with Riley Poole and, now armed with a stack of long-lost pages from John Wilkes Booth’s diary, Ben must follow a clue left there to prove his ancestor’s innocence in the assassination of Abraham Lincoln.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller

Director:

Jon Turteltaub

Writers:

Marianne Wibberley (screenplay) (as The Wibberleys), Cormac Wibberley (screenplay) (as The Wibberleys) | 8 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.5

5 Batman & Robin 1997

Along with crime-fighting partner Robin and new recruit Batgirl, Batman battles the dual threat of frosty genius Mr. Freeze and homicidal horticulturalist Poison Ivy. Freeze plans to put Gotham City on ice, while Ivy tries to drive a wedge between the dynamic duo.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Fantasy, Comedy

Director:

Joel Schumacher

Writers:

Bob Kane (Batman characters), Akiva Goldsman

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
3.7

6 Back To The Future Part II 1989

Marty and Doc are at it again in this wacky sequel to the 1985 blockbuster as the time-traveling duo head to 2015 to nip some McFly family woes in the bud. But things go awry thanks to bully Biff Tannen and a pesky sports almanac. In a last-ditch attempt to set things straight, Marty finds himself bound for 1955 and face to face with his teenage parents -- again.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy, Family, Science Fiction

Director:

Robert Zemeckis

Writers:

Robert Zemeckis (characters), Bob Gale (characters) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.8

7 Back To The Future Part III 1990

The final installment of the Back to the Future trilogy finds Marty digging the trusty DeLorean out of a mineshaft and looking for Doc in the Wild West of 1885. But when their time machine breaks down, the travelers are stranded in a land of spurs. More problems arise when Doc falls for pretty schoolteacher Clara Clayton, and Marty tangles with Buford Tannen.

Genres:

Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction

Director:

Robert Zemeckis

Writers:

Robert Zemeckis (characters), Bob Gale (characters) | 3 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.4

8 Indiana Jones And The Temple Of Doom 1984

After arriving in India, Indiana Jones is asked by a desperate village to find a mystical stone. He agrees – and stumbles upon a secret cult plotting a terrible plan in the catacombs of an ancient palace.

Genres:

Adventure, Action

Director:

Steven Spielberg

Writers:

Willard Huyck (screenplay by), Gloria Katz (screenplay by) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.6

9 The Matrix Reloaded 2003

Six months after the events depicted in The Matrix, Neo has proved to be a good omen for the free humans, as more and more humans are being freed from the matrix and brought to Zion, the one and only stronghold of the Resistance. Neo himself has discovered his superpowers including super speed, ability to see the codes of the things inside the matrix and a certain degree of pre-cognition. But a nasty piece of news hits the human resistance: 250,000 machine sentinels are digging to Zion and would reach them in 72 hours. As Zion prepares for the ultimate war, Neo, Morpheus and Trinity are advised by the Oracle to find the Keymaker who would help them reach the Source. Meanwhile Neo's recurrent dreams depicting Trinity's death have got him worried and as if it was not enough, Agent Smith has somehow escaped deletion, has become more powerful than before and has fixed Neo as his next target.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction

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) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

Australia, United States of America
7.2

10 The Matrix Revolutions 2003

The human city of Zion defends itself against the massive invasion of the machines as Neo fights to end the war at another front while also opposing the rogue Agent Smith.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Thriller, Science Fiction

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) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

United States of America, Australia
6.8

11 Quantum Of Solace 2008

Quantum of Solace continues the adventures of James Bond after Casino Royale. Betrayed by Vesper, the woman he loved, 007 fights the urge to make his latest mission personal. Pursuing his determination to uncover the truth, Bond and M interrogate Mr. White, who reveals that the organization that blackmailed Vesper is far more complex and dangerous than anyone had imagined.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Thriller, Crime

Director:

Marc Forster

Countries:

United Kingdom, United States of America
6.6

12 Fantastic 4: Rise Of The Silver Surfer 2007

The Fantastic Four return to the big screen as a new and all powerful enemy threatens the Earth. The seemingly unstoppable 'Silver Surfer', but all is not what it seems and there are old and new enemies that pose a greater threat than the intrepid superheroes realize.

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy, Action, Thriller

Director:

Tim Story

Writers:

Don Payne (screenplay), Mark Frost (screenplay) | 4 more credits »

Countries:

Germany, United Kingdom, United States of America
5.6

13 X2: X-Men United 2003

Professor Charles Xavier and his team of genetically gifted superheroes face a rising tide of anti-mutant sentiment led by Col. William Stryker. Storm, Wolverine and Jean Grey must join their usual nemeses—Magneto and Mystique—to unhinge Stryker's scheme to exterminate all mutants.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Bryan Singer

Writers:

Zak Penn (story), David Hayter (story) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
7.4

14 Terminator 3: Rise Of The Machines 2003

It's been 10 years since John Connor saved Earth from Judgment Day, and he's now living under the radar, steering clear of using anything Skynet can trace. That is, until he encounters T-X, a robotic assassin ordered to finish what T-1000 started. Good thing Connor's former nemesis, the Terminator, is back to aid the now-adult Connor … just like he promised.

Genres:

Action, Thriller, Science Fiction

Director:

Jonathan Mostow

Writers:

James Cameron (characters), Gale Anne Hurd (characters) | 5 more credits »

Countries:

Germany, United Kingdom, United States of America
6.3

15 Men In Black II 2002

Kay and Jay reunite to provide our best, last and only line of defense against a sinister seductress who levels the toughest challenge yet to the MIB's untarnished mission statement – protecting Earth from the scum of the universe. It's been four years since the alien-seeking agents averted an intergalactic disaster of epic proportions. Now it's a race against the clock as Jay must convince Kay – who not only has absolutely no memory of his time spent with the MIB, but is also the only living person left with the expertise to save the galaxy – to reunite with the MIB before the earth submits to ultimate destruction.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction

Director:

Barry Sonnenfeld

Writers:

Lowell Cunningham (comic book "Malibu Comics"), Robert Gordon (story) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.2

16 Men In Black 1997

After a police chase with an otherworldly being, a New York City cop is recruited as an agent in a top-secret organization established to monitor and police alien activity on Earth: the Men in Black. Agent Kay and new recruit Agent Jay find themselves in the middle of a deadly plot by an intergalactic terrorist who has arrived on Earth to assassinate two ambassadors from opposing galaxies.

Genres:

Action, Adventure, Comedy, Science Fiction

Director:

Barry Sonnenfeld

Writers:

Lowell Cunningham (comic), Ed Solomon (screen story) | 1 more credit »

Country:

United States of America
7.3

17 X-Men: The Last Stand 2006

When a cure is found to treat mutations, lines are drawn amongst the X-Men—led by Professor Charles Xavier—and the Brotherhood, a band of powerful mutants organised under Xavier's former ally, Magneto.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Science Fiction, Thriller

Director:

Brett Ratner

Countries:

Canada, United Kingdom, United States of America
6.7

18 The Mummy Returns 2001

Rick and Evelyn O’Connell, along with their 8-year-old son Alex, discover the key to the legendary Scorpion King’s might: the fabled Bracelet of Anubis. Unfortunately, a newly resurrected Imhotep has designs on the bracelet as well, and isn’t above kidnapping its new bearer, Alex, to gain control of Anubis’s otherworldly army.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Fantasy

Director:

Stephen Sommers

Writer:

Stephen Sommers

Country:

United States of America
6.3

19 Hellboy II: The Golden Army 2008

An evil elf breaks an ancient pact between humans and creatures, and is on a mission to release 'The Golden Army', a deadly group of fighting machines that can destroy the human race. As Hell on Earth is ready to erupt, Hellboy and his crew set out to defeat prince and his army.

Genres:

Fantasy, Horror

Director:

Guillermo del Toro

Writers:

Guillermo del Toro (screenplay), Guillermo del Toro (story) | 2 more credits »

Countries:

Germany, United States of America
7

20 The Incredible Hulk 2008

Scientist Bruce Banner scours the planet for an antidote to the unbridled force of rage within him: the Hulk. But when the military masterminds who dream of exploiting his powers force him back to civilization, he finds himself coming face to face with a new, deadly foe.

Genres:

Science Fiction, Action, Adventure

Director:

Louis Leterrier

Writers:

Zak Penn (screenplay), Zak Penn (screen story) | 2 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.7

21 The Lost World: Jurassic Park 1997

Four years after Jurassic Park's genetically bred dinosaurs ran amok, multimillionaire John Hammond shocks chaos theorist Ian Malcolm by revealing that Hammond has been breeding more beasties at a secret location. Malcolm, his paleontologist ladylove and a wildlife videographer join an expedition to document the lethal lizards' natural behavior in this action-packed thriller.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Science Fiction

Director:

Steven Spielberg

Writers:

Michael Crichton (novel), David Koepp (screenplay)

Country:

United States of America
6.6

22 National Treasure 2004

Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie in secret clues embedded in the Constitution and the Declaration of Independence, and Gates is in a race to find the gold before his enemies do.

Genres:

Adventure, Action, Thriller, Mystery

Director:

Jon Turteltaub

Writers:

Jim Kouf (screenplay), Cormac Wibberley (screenplay) | 4 more credits »

Country:

United States of America
6.8

23 Pirates Of The Caribbean: At World's End 2007

Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy, Action

Director:

Gore Verbinski

Country:

United States of America
7.1

24 Pirates Of The Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest 2006

Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.

Genres:

Adventure, Fantasy, Action

Director:

Gore Verbinski

Country:

United States of America
7.3