Movies like The Brothers Grimm

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The Brothers Grimm (2005)
The Brothers Grimm (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Folklore collectors and con artists, Jake and Will Grimm, travel from village to village pretending to protect townsfolk from enchanted creatures and performing exorcisms. However, they are put to the test when they encounter a real magical curse in a haunted forest with real magical beings, requiring genuine courage.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, light, entertaining, gothic, colourful, serious, stylized, atmospheric, offbeat ...
Plot: dark fantasy, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals, supernatural, adventure, wizards, witch, fairy, danger, medieval, magic, kidnapping, creativity, village, cons and scams, transformation, con artists, brothers, crimes, good versus evil, imagination, siblings relations, sorceress, legends and myths, life philosophy ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 1810s
Place: germany, europe, hamburg germany, frankfurt germany

Most similar movies to The Brothers Grimm

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, visually appealing and fairy tale films with plots about danger, good versus evil, dialogue, fantasy world, destiny, catastrophe and transformation mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Brothers Grimm: Seventh Son (2014), Sleepy Hollow (1999), Van Helsing (2004), Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013), The Last Witch Hunter (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Seventh Son (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, supernatural ability, good versus evil, magic, witch, curses spells and rituals, adventure, master apprentice relationship, wizards and magicians, young heroes, chosen one, supernatural ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
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Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, scary, dark, atmospheric, captivating ...
Plot: dark fantasy, ghost, witch, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, magical, investigation, murder, gory, legends and myths, mystery, legendary ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era, 1790s, 19th century
Place: new york
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Van Helsing (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Romania
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Famed monster slayer Gabriel Van Helsing is dispatched to Transylvania to assist the last of the Valerious bloodline in defeating Count Dracula. Anna Valerious reveals that Dracula has formed an unholy alliance with Dr. Frankenstein's monster ...
Style: gothic, scary, exciting, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: vampire, werewolf, curses spells and rituals, vampire hunter, supernatural, good versus evil, adventure, dracula, human versus monster, immortality, deadly creature, dark fantasy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 15th century, 1880s
Place: transylvania, europe, rome italy, budapest, romania ...
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Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters (2013)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After getting a taste for blood as children, Hansel and Gretel have become the ultimate vigilantes, hell-bent on retribution. Now, unbeknownst to them, Hansel and Gretel have become the hunted, and must face an evil far greater than witches... their ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, witch, good versus evil, adventure, bounty hunter, black magic, witch hunt, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, siblings relations, danger, gory ...
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The Last Witch Hunter (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China, Canada
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The modern world holds many secrets, but by far the most astounding is that witches still live among us; vicious supernatural creatures intent on unleashing the Black Death upon the world and putting an end to the human race once and for all. Armies ...
Style: gothic, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, serious ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens
Plot: supernatural, witch, dark hero, immortality, lone hero, adventure, imaginary, wizards and magicians, dark fantasy, apocalypse, fantasy world, afterlife ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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Stardust (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: In a countryside town bordering on a magical land, a young man makes a promise to his beloved that he'll retrieve a fallen star by venturing into the magical realm. His journey takes him into a world beyond his wildest dreams and reveals his ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, captivating, romantic, light ...
Audience: family outing, teens, date night
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, fall in love, adventure, magical, imaginary, true love, supernatural ability, pirate, curses spells and rituals, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s, 1850s, 1800s
Place: england, europe
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Solomon Kane (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A nomadic 16th century warrior, condemned to hell for his brutal past, seeks redemption by renouncing violence, but finds some things are worth burning for as he fights to free a young Puritan woman from the grip of evil.
Style: gothic, bleak, atmospheric, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, dark fantasy, supernatural, tough heroes, sorcerer, sword and sorcery, danger, gothic horror, heroes, witch, adventure, murder ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, north africa
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Hansel & Gretel (2002)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hansel and Gretel is a 2002 film adaptation of the Brothers Grimm children's story. It stars Jacob Smith and Taylor Momsen as the eponymous characters. It includes the Sandman, played by Howie Mandel and Sinbad as a raven.
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: fairy, witch, forest, adventurer, adventure, young heroes, good versus evil, supernatural, siblings relations, escapades, danger, legends and myths ...
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The 10th Kingdom (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 417 min.
Story: Two centuries after Snow White and Cinderella had their adventures, the Nine Kingdoms ready themselves for the coronation of Prince Wendel, Snow White's grandson, to the throne of the Fourth Kingdom. But an evil once-queen has freed herself ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, exciting, humorous, offbeat ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: fairy, adventure, creature, good versus evil, magical, supernatural ability, journey, imaginary, friendship, mythology, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ...
Place: new york, virginia, usa
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The Adventures of Baron Munchausen (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: An account of Baron Munchausen's supposed travels and fantastical experiences with his band of misfits.
Style: surreal, cult film, epic, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: storytelling, moon, backstage, horse, siege, monster, baron, european, balloon, legends and myths, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: egypt, europe, austria, istanbul turkey, ottoman empire ...
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Season of the Witch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 14th century Crusader returns with his comrade to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The Church commands the two knights to transport a witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Style: gothic, stylized, suspense, dark, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: dark fantasy, knight, witch, supernatural, good versus evil, gothic horror, legends and myths, monk, supernatural ability, inquisition, curse, witches ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
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Harry Potter and the Goblet of Fire (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Harry starts his fourth year at Hogwarts, competes in the treacherous Triwizard Tournament and faces the evil Lord Voldemort. Ron and Hermione help Harry manage the pressure – but Voldemort lurks, awaiting his chance to destroy Harry and all that ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, twists and turns, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: chosen one, wizards and magicians, magical, friendship, witch, wizards, boarding school, supernatural ability, school, curses spells and rituals, dragon, teenage hero ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1994, year 1995, 90s ...
Place: england, europe, london
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Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Returning for his fifth year of study at Hogwarts, Harry is stunned to find that his warnings about the return of Lord Voldemort have been ignored. Left with no choice, Harry takes matters into his own hands, training a small group of students – ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: witch, wizards and magicians, chosen one, young heroes, magical, best friends, prophecy, supernatural ability, boarding school life, school, wizards, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, year 1996, 90s ...
Place: england, london, europe, scotland
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Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione return to Hogwarts for another magic-filled year. Harry comes face to face with danger yet again, this time in the form of escaped convict, Sirius Black – and turns to sympathetic Professor Lupin for help.
Style: stylized, exciting, twists and turns, gothic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: wizards and magicians, good versus evil, magical, young heroes, supernatural ability, friendship, witch, chosen one, boarding school life, supernatural, adventure, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1990s, 90s, year 1994 ...
Place: europe, england
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Snow White and the Huntsman (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 127 min.
Story: After the Evil Queen marries the King, she performs a violent coup in which the King is murdered and his daughter, Snow White, is taken captive. Almost a decade later, a grown Snow White is still in the clutches of the Queen. In order to obtain ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, epic, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, snow white, magic, witch, dark fantasy, queen, adventure, deception, imaginary kingdom, immortality, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals ...
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Ladyhawke (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captain Etienne Navarre is a man on whose shoulders lies a cruel curse. Punished for loving each other, Navarre must become a wolf by night whilst his lover, Lady Isabeau, takes the form of a hawk by day. Together, with the thief Philippe Gaston, ...
Style: fairy tale, sentimental, touching, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, date night, kids, pre-teens
Plot: bishop, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, knight, romance, chase, true love, solar eclipse, transformation, magic, curse ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: france, europe
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, creature, magical, warrior, elf, adventure, sword and sorcery, fantasy world, dragon, heroes, wizards ...
Time: 2010s
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, twists and turns, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, kids, family outing, girls' night
Plot: witch, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, chosen one, adventure, friendship, fantasy world, supernatural ability, wizards, magical, magic, school ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991, year 1992, 90s ...
Place: england, europe
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Snow White: A Tale of Terror (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Czech Republic
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based somewhat more authentically on the Grimm Brothers' story of a young woman who is unliked by her stepmother, the film includes the talking mirror, a poisoned apple, and some ruffian gold (not diamond) miners (and they aren't dwarfs or ...
Style: gothic, dark, fairy tale, suspenseful, scary ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: witch, fantasy world, good versus evil, rescue, palaces castles and temples, magic, danger, betrayal, woman in danger, pregnancy, murder, jealousy ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century, 19th century
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The Great Wall (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
Style: exciting, captivating, surprise ending, psychotronic, absurd ...
Plot: monster, siege, dark fantasy, creature, archer, warrior, army, attack, courage, good versus evil, heroism, massacre ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 11th century
Place: china, latin america, egypt
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Dungeons & Dragons (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The classic role-playing game comes to life in this magical adventure. The empire of Izmer is a divided land: Elite magicians called Mages rule while lowly commoners are powerless. When Empress Savina (Thora Birch) vows to bring equality and ...
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, magic, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, fantasy world, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, adventure, sorcerer, danger, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
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Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2 (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Harry, Ron and Hermione continue their quest to vanquish the evil Voldemort once and for all. Just as things begin to look hopeless for the young wizards, Harry discovers a trio of magical objects that endow him with powers to rival Voldemort's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, atmospheric, entertaining, sincere ...
Audience: teens, family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, chosen one, magical, good versus evil, friendship, imaginary, teacher, supernatural, supernatural ability, sorcerer, young heroes, witch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1997, near future, year 1998 ...
Place: europe, england
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Brotherhood of the Wolf (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: France
Duration: 142 min.
Story: In 18th century France, the Chevalier de Fronsac and his Native American friend Mani are sent by the King to the Gevaudan province to investigate the killings of hundreds by a mysterious beast.
Style: gothic, atmospheric, exciting, twists and turns, suspense ...
Plot: beast, conspiracy, werewolf, adventure, legends and myths, murder, supernatural, martial arts, good versus evil, aristocracy, investigation, monster ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, canada, europe
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The Covenant (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Four young men who belong to a supernatural legacy are forced to battle a fifth power long thought to have died out. Another great force they must contend with is the jealousy and suspicion that threatens to tear them apart.
Style: atmospheric, gothic, suspenseful, scary, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural ability, wizards and magicians, youth, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, supernatural, teenager, chase, magic, rivalry, danger, young heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 17th century
Place: massachusetts, usa
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In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son -- two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: medieval, heroes, good versus evil, magic, dungeon, rescue, villain, vengeance, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, revenge, wizards ...
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The Witches (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young boy named Luke and his grandmother go on vacation only to discover their hotel is hosting an international witch convention, where the Grand High Witch is unveiling her master plan to turn all children into mice. Will Luke fall victim to the ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, atmospheric, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens, horror for children
Plot: witch, mouse, hotel, adventure, good versus evil, young heroes, chocolate, coven, witches, supernatural, heroic mission, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 90s, 1990s
Place: england, europe, norway
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The Imaginarium of Doctor Parnassus (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: UK, France, Canada
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A traveling theater company gives its audience much more than they were expecting.
Style: surreal, stylized, semi serious, humorous, atmospheric ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, mysterious character, imagination, deal with the devil, immortality, journey, imaginary, protective parent, haunted by the past, curses spells and rituals, mystery, magic ...
Place: london
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Night Watch (2004)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Russia
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Among normal humans live the "Others" possessing various supernatural powers. They are divided up into the forces of light and the forces of the dark, who signed a truce several centuries ago to end a devastating battle. Ever since, the ...
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, twists and turns, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural power, witch, vampire, supernatural, curses spells and rituals, russian, death, destiny, struggle, demons, betrayal ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 20th century, 90s, 2000s ...
Place: russia, europe, moscow russia, eastern europe
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The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: In New York City, Clary Fray, a seemingly ordinary teenager, learns that she is descended from a line of Shadowhunters — half-angel warriors who protect humanity from evil forces. After her mother disappears, Clary joins forces with a group of ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, sexy, serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, chick flick
Plot: supernatural romance, supernatural, angel, good versus evil, werewolf, teenage love, chosen one, love and romance, legends and myths, adventure, danger, vampire ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa
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The Golden Child (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A detective specializing in missing children is on a madcap mission to save a youth with mystical powers who's been abducted by an evil cult. He battles a band of super-nasties, scrambles through a booby-trapped chamber of horrors and traverses ...
Style: humorous, not serious, entertaining, light, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, chosen one, good versus evil, missing child, social worker, kidnapping, culture clash, rescue, monk, supernatural, heroes, fantasy world ...
Time: 80s
Place: tibet, los angeles, usa, california, nepal
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