As recently, the X-men series got over with their 13th and the final film releasing worldwide and broking records made a very successful name in the market. This film series has attracted millions of users and made them fall in love with the story and the extraordinary characters which were the part of this X-men series.
Now as this series has ended but still the MCU fans are curious to watch such types of film that are somewhat similar to this X-Men film series. This FOX owned X-men series has a different level fan following throughout the globe and it has shown the world what the superheroes actually look like.
Now for all the curious fans who have watched the complete X-Men film series and are eager to know to watch the films similar to it than we have good news that our team at “The Artistree” has prepared a list of 10 films that are somewhat similar to X-Men series and chance are a must-watch for all the curious fans. Here are the 10 movies that “The Artistree” recommends;
1. Kingsman: The Secret Service (2015)
Directed by world-known one of the best Hollywood director, Matthew Vaughn, this film was released in January 2015 and became one of the most successful and the most profitable film of that year. This action spy comedy film is produced by Matthew Vaughn, David Reid, and Adam Bohling in partnership with Marv Films, Cloudy Productions, and TSG Entertainment, and its distribution rights were owned by 20th Century Fox throughout the globe.
The screenplay work of this 2015 film was done by Jane Goldman and Matthew Vaughn and the cinematography was managed by George Richmond. This film is based on a very famous comic book with the same name written by Mark Millar and Dave Gibbons and like the comic book, this film was also very much appreciated by the audience and received a lot of positive reviews.
This film has a runtime of 129 minutes and it was made on a medium-size budget of $90 million but it proved to be very successful at the box office and collected a whopping amount of $410 million+ within a month of its release. If you really liked the X-Men series then you will like this film also, so definitely share your opinions about this film in the comments section if you have already watched it or are going to watch it after reading this article.
2. The Darkest Minds (2018)
It is an American dystopian superhero film released in 2018 and has a runtime of 105 minutes. This film was not very much successful at the box office and was given a title of above average on the basis of box office records. This film is directed by Jennifer Yuh Nelson and is produced by Shawn Levy and Dan Levine in association with 21 Laps Entertainment.
The distribution rights of this film were owned by 20th Century Fox and are adapted from a young adult novel with the same name written by Alexandra Bracken. The cinematography work of this film was managed by Kramer Morgenthau and editing was done by Maryann Brandon.
This film has Amandla Stenberg as Ruby Daly, Mandy Moore as Catherine Connor, Harris Dickinson as Liam Stewart, Skylan Brooks as Charles Meriwether, Miya Cech as Suzume Kimura, Wade Williams as The Captain, Mark O’Brien as Rob, Wallace Langham as Dr. Viceroy, Golden Brooks as Molly Daly, and Sammi Rotibi as Paul Daly.
3. Brightburn (2019)
This 2019 released film has Elizabeth Banks as Tori Breyer, David Denman as Kyle Breyer, Jackson A. Dunn as Brandon Breyer/Brightburn, Matt Jones as Noah McNichol, Meredith Hagner as Merilee McNichol, Abraham Clinkscales as Royce, Christian Finlayson as Fauxhawk, and Jennifer Holland as Ms. Espenschied in the lead roles.
In supporting roles it includes Emmie Hunter as Caitlyn Connor, Becky Wahlstrom as Erica Connor, Gregory Alan Williams as Sheriff Deever, Anne Humphrey as Deputy Aryes, Steve Agee as EJ, Stephen Blackheart as Travis, and Michael Rooker as the Big T. They all have given an extremely tremendous performance with huge dedication in this film and hence were highly appreciated by the audience throughout this globe.
There fan following has increased tremendously after this film and the lead actors have gained millions of followers after this film became a major hit. This film is an American superhero horror film that is directed by David Yarovesky, produced by James Gunn and Kenneth Huang, and is written by Brian Gunn and Mark Gunn. The distribution rights of this film are owned by Sony Pictures Releasing and its production companies were Screen Gems, Stage 6 Films, The H Collective, and Troll Court Entertainment.
4. The Incredibles (2004)
It is an American computer-animated superhero film that was released in 2008. This film was directed and written by Brad Bird and was produced by John Walker in association with Walt Disney Pictures and Pixar Animation Studios. The cinematography of this film was managed by Andrew Jimenez, Patrick Lin, and Janet Lucroy, and editing work was done by Stephen Schaffer.
The distribution rights of this film were owned by Buena Vista Pictures Distribution and it has very successful or we can say an extremely successful runtime of 115 and each and every minute of this film was just mind-blowing. If you haven’t watched this film yet then you are missing something really important as this is a must-watch film and we guarantee you that after watching this film you will yourself realize the amazing roller coaster ride that you went on for 115 minutes then just blew you mind.
This film was made on a budget of $92 million and it earned $633 million at the box office and wrote its name in the list of top 5 most successful and most profitable films of 2008. If you have already watched this film, then surely let us know in the comment section what are your opinions about this film was it really mind-blowing or not.
5. Sky High (2005)
The team of superheroes in this film is lead by Michael Angarano as William “Will” Theodore Stronghold, Danielle Panabaker as Layla Williams, Mary Elizabeth Winstead as Gwendolyn “Gwen” Grayson / Royal Pain, Steven Strait as Warren Peace, Dee Jay Daniels as Ethan Bank, Kelly Vitz as Magenta “Maj” Lewis, and Nicholas Braun as Zachary “Zach” Braun / Zack Attack.
Other important roles were played by Malika Haqq and Khadijah Haqq as Penny Lent, Jake Sandvig as Lash, Will Harris as Speed, Lynda Carter as Principal Powers, Bruce Campbell as Tommy Boomowski / Coach Boomer / Sonic Boom, Kevin Heffernan as Ron Wilson, Kurt Russell as Steve Stronghold / The Commander, Kelly Preston as Josie DeMarco-Stronghold / Jetstream, and Cloris Leachman as Nurse Spex.
Other than the cast and characters we think this film does not need any introduction as you can watch this film and you will yourself find out that the plot of this film is somewhat similar to some of the films in the X-Men series and hence it has been given a place in the list of 10 films that are very much similar to X-Men series and hence much be watched by all the fans of this series.
6. Chronicle (2012)
This 2020 released film is an American found footage superhero science fiction psychological thriller film that is written and directed by Josh Trank and is produced by John Davis and Adam Schroeder in association with Dune Entertainment and Davis Entertainment. This film is a complete masterpiece and the director of this film has given his best to make this film as awesome as possible and he has been very successful in his tries.
This director has also made many other films but we think this the best film he could ever make and hence this film is definitely the top direction of Josh Trank. He has shown and described each and every role very precisely and does this film is given the tag of a masterpiece by the audience. This film has received huge appreciation from the viewers and also received very high ratings from the critics.
The director of this film has made an extremely amazing film which is not expected in such a small budget of $12 million. This film has received many awards and was also awarded in the German Film Festival. If you have missed this film, then watch it as early as possible as you will really like it and after that do let us know in the comment section that were we right about this film and if not then do share your opinions with us.
7. Push (2009)
Directed by Paul McGuigan, this American superhero film which was released in 2009 was extremely successful in introducing some superhero characters other than Marvel and DC and it was a nice film and received mixed responses from the audience. Some people extremely liked this film because some new characters superheroes were introduced while others badly trolled it for copying the concept of others. We would like to advise you to watch this film and then do let us know in the comment section what are your opinions about this film.
Was it really worth watching or just a time-pass. But we know everyone has their own opinions so do share with us we respect everyone’s opinion. It was produced by Bruce Davey, William Vince, and Glenn Williamson in association with Icon Productions its distribution rights were owned by Summit Entertainment. The cinematography was done by Peter Sova and its editing work was managed by Nicolas Trembasiewicz. This film was 111 minutes long and performed moderated at the box office.
8. Kick-Ass (2010)
It is directed by Matthew Vaughn and is produced by Matthew Vaughn, Brad Pitt, Kris Thykier, Adam Bohling, Tarquin Pack, and David Reid in partnership with Marv Films and Plan B Entertainment. The screenplay work of this film is managed by Jane Goldman and Matthew Vaughn and its editing is done by Pietro Scalia, Jon Harris, and Eddie Hamilton.
This film is adapted from a very famous comic with the same name written by John Romita and Mark Millar. The music production and composition are done by John Murphy, Henry Jackman, Marius de Vries, and Ilan Eshkeri and its cinematography is done by Ben Davis.
The distribution rights of this film are owned by Lionsgate and Universal Pictures. It is a 117 minutes long film and it is made on a small budget of $30 million and performed average as at the box office making it a decent film. This is definitely a one-time watch film and if you really like to watch the superhero-based concept films then you should definitely watch it at least once.
9. Jumper (2008)
This American science fiction action film which was released in 2008 is adapted from a 1992 novel with the same name written by Steven Gould. It has Hayden Christensen as David Rice, Max Thieriot as 15-year-old David, Rachel Bilson as Millie Harris, Samuel L. Jackson as Roland Cox, Jamie Bell as Griffin O’Connor, Teddy Dunn as Mark Kobold, Michael Rooker as William Rice, Kristen Stewart as Sophie, Tom Hulce as Mr. Bowker, and Barbara Garrick as Ellen in the lead roles.
They all have performed there roles extremely well and were highly appreciated by the audience. This film is directed by Doug Liman and is produced by Arnon Milchan, Lucas Foster, Simon Kinberg, and Jay Sanders in association with Regency Enterprises, New Regency Productions, Hypnotic, and Dune Entertainment.
The screenplay is done by David S. Goyer, Jim Uhls, and Simon Kinberg, and editing was managed by Saar Klein and Don Zimmerman. This film was not very long and has a runtime of 88 minutes only but each and every minute of this film was completely mind-blowing and worth watching and hence it is resulted to have great success at the box office and collected a whopping amount of $250 million+ making it one of the highest grosser of 2008.
10. Firestarter (1984)
Directed by Mark L. Lester and produced by Frank Capra Jr. and Martha Schumacher, this American science fiction horror film was released in 1984 and it was one of the most horror films released in the 80s. This film was very much liked by the audience at that time and till now many people watch and it always received huge appreciation from the audience.
The director of this film is really well known for creating really amazing and mind-blowing films and most of his films are super successful at the box office. If you really like horror films, then you must watch it as it is far better than the horror movies that are released nowadays. It is based on a novel with the same name written by Stephen King and its distribution rights were owned by Universal Pictures.
The screenplay work of this film is managed by Stanley Mann and the cinematography is done by Giuseppe Ruzzolini. This film is 114 minutes long and it performed really well at the box office and was one of the highest grosser of 1984. If you haven’t watched this film, then you should definitely give it a try as it can really be worth watching for you, depends on person to person.