If you just finished The Boys and feel like it’s left a gaping hole in your life, there’s no need to despair. We’ve compiled this list of movies and TV shows similar to The Boys that are sure to conjure up the same feelings of fun and excitement that you had while watching your favorite episodes of The Boys.
With lots of options, including Marvel's Daredevil, a show that gave life to The Boys thanks to its cancellation, and even movies like Kick-Ass, a film that also pokes fun at the superhero genre, deciding what to watch after The Boys will really just depend on your mood.
This list of shows The Boys is sorted by fans who’ve chimed in and voted for their fave movies and TV series that they think other The Boys fans will also love, and the titles included are ordered by their votes. So what are your favorite movies and TV series like The Boys? Vote your favorite programs up to the top of the list.
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Centering on a darkly comic anti-hero, this show has a lot to offer folks who just finished a binge of The Boys.Lucifer (Fox, 2016) is an American fantasy police procedural comedy-drama television series developed by Tom Kapinos. The series revolves around Lucifer Morningstar (Tom Ellis), the Devil, who abandons Hell for Los Angeles where he runs his own nightclub and becomes a consultant to the LAPD.... more
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Kick-Ass is perfect for fans of dark, gritty superhero movies and shows with a twisted sense of humor.Kick-Ass is a 2010 British-American superhero action comedy film based on the comic book of the same name by Mark Millar and John Romita, Jr. The film was directed by Matthew Vaughn, who co-produced with Brad Pitt and co-wrote the screenplay with Jane Goldman. It is the first installment of the Kick-Ass film series. It tells the story of an ordinary teenager, Dave Lizewski, who sets out to become a real-life superhero, calling himself "Kick-Ass".... more
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Binge viewers of The Boys will love a deep dive into one of the most comics accurate adaptations ever created.Batman: The Animated Series is an American animated television series based on the DC Comics superhero Batman. It was produced by Warner Bros. Animation and originally aired on the Fox Network from September 5, 1992 to September 15, 1995. The series was widely praised for its thematic complexity, darker tone, artistic quality and modernization of its title character's origins. The series also won four Emmy Awards, including Outstanding Animated Program. ... more
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For fans of The Boys who want a little more humor in their superhero stories, this show provides dark comedy and action in equal measure.The Umbrella Academy (Netflix, 2019) is an American television series developed by Steve Blackman, based on the comic book series by Gerard Way. A disbanded group of superheroes reunite after their adoptive father, who trained them to save the world, dies.... more