Movies like Captain Sindbad

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Captain Sindbad (1963)
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Captain Sindbad (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: West Germany, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After completing his voyages Sindbad the Sailor and his hearty crew have come home to find a palace coup d'etat has occurred and his home city is being run by a brutal dictator played by Pedro Armendariz. He's got designs on the beautiful young princess, Heidi Bruhl both lustful and political.
Style: exciting, epic, semi serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: magician, adventure, family, heroes, good versus evil, against the odds, legends and myths, adventurer, danger, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, swashbuckler, sword fight, arabian nights, giant bird, dragon, princess, ship, hunter, female nudity, slave, prophecy, theft, alligator ...

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Most similar movies to Captain Sindbad

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, semi serious, stylized and humorous films with plots about escapades, heroes, adventure, rivalry, danger, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Captain Sindbad: The Kid Who Would Be King (2019), Eragon (2006), Quest of the Delta Knights (1993), Veritas, Prince of Truth (2007), The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Princess Farah refuses to marry Sinbad until Prince Kassim, her brother, is able to give his consent. However, the Prince's wicked stepmother, Queen Zenobia, has changed Kassim into a baboon in order to have her own son crowned as caliph. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, sword and sorcery, minotaur, heroic mission, heroes, adventurer, battles, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, escapades, sailor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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100%
The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind ...
Style: epic, inspirational, captivating, exciting, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: magic, teenage protagonist, schoolboy, final battle, evil woman, sword, friends, lifesaver, destiny, chivalry, female villain, obsessive quest ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Eragon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: 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.
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, supernatural ability, adventure, danger, legends and myths, fantasy world, heroic mission, chosen one, imaginary, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Quest of the Delta Knights (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret society, the Delta Knights, attempts to save a medieval society from the evil over-lady.
Style: humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, heroic mission, heroes, youth, adventurer, rescue, adventure, escapades, danger, legends and myths, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Veritas, Prince of Truth (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Kern has to fight an evil menace that could destroy the earth when Veritas, his favorite comic book hero, comes to life and seeks his help.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, exciting, stylized
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: heroic mission, imaginary, injustice, rivalry, self discovery, danger, heroes, legends and myths, dealing with death, battles, friends, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic, wants the tablet back and pursues Sinbad. Meanwhile Sinbad meets the Vizier who has another part of the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cyclops, pirate, good versus evil, island, adventurer, treasure hunt, map, adventure, tattoo, sailor, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: semi serious, stylized, exciting, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, danger, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, master villain, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, escapades, daring rescue, heroes, folk hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jason, a fearless sailor and explorer, returns to his home land of Thessaly after a long voyage to claim his rightful throne. He learns, however, that he must first find the magical Golden Fleece. To do so, he must embark on an epic quest fraught ...
Style: exciting, tense, talky, entertaining, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: greek mythology, monster, adventure, skeleton, supernatural, treasure hunt, race against time, prophecy, expedition, adventurer, rescue, ship ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Jack and the Beanstalk (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A fairy tale character who is about to flunk out of fairy tale school, Jack must perform a heroic deed by Monday or fail miserably, just like his father before him. Anxious to make good, Jack sells his C.O.W. (Computer of Wonder) for a handful of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, fairy tale, captivating, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, adventurer, young heroes, danger, youth, escapades, legends and myths, disorder, friends, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Halloweentown II: Kalabar's Revenge (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: The Cromwell clan live in the real world, except for their grandmother who lives in Halloweentown, a place where monsters go to escape reality. But now the son of the Cromwells' old enemy Kalabar has a plan to use the grandmother's book to ...
Style: offbeat, humorous, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: halloween, witch, magic, warlock, hereditary gift of witchcraft, heroes, adventure, real world, imaginary, friends, wizards and magicians, religions or cults ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Tarzan and the Lost City (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Australia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Tarzan returns to his homeland of Africa to save his home from destruction.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, semi serious, awful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: jungle, tarzan, obsessive quest, adventure, family, master villain, imaginary, heroes, ancient mystery, escapades, save the day, legends and myths ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa, england, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Voyage of the Unicorn (2001)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 170 min.
Story: One day the Aislings find themselves magically transported to a ship called the Unicorn. Here, they discover that they've been chosen to fulfill an incredible quest! They undergo an incredible journey of discovery in strange lands with ...
Style: stylized, touching, inspirational, fairy tale, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, heroes, hopes, supernatural, destiny, rivalry, danger, good versus evil, adventurer, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Gamera the Brave (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Toru Aizawa, a 11 year old boy suddenly finds a tiny egg on a red mysterious stone. the egg hatches and comes out an abnormal little turtle (Toto) which not only grows rapidly, but also flies in the air and even blows fireballs. At the meantime, a ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, deadly creature, escapades, legends and myths, dangerous animal, save the day, imaginary, heroes, mutant, danger, supernatural, rivalry ...
Place: asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Grimm's Snow White (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the King is killed by ferocious reptile beasts, his Queen takes control of the kingdom. She tries to kill her beautiful stepdaughter SNOW, but she escapes into the enchanted forest...
Style: exciting, semi serious, romantic, captivating, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: snow white, imaginary, rescue, danger, woman in danger, adventure, escapades, imaginary kingdom, heroes, cinderella story, love and romance, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Merlin and the War of the Dragons (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 5th Century Britian, a young Merlin struggles for his place in his known land under the tutelage of The Mage, a local wizard whom sees the young man's potential for magic, as well as face off against his evil former friend, Vendiger, whom ...
Style: epic, semi serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, king, magic, adventure, imaginary, danger, rivalry, heroes, escapades, wizards and magicians, battles, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Dark Crystal (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal and restore order to his world, before the grotesque race of Skeksis find and use the crystal for evil.
Style: exciting, serious, light, stylized, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fantasy world, puppetry, good versus evil, dark fantasy, race against time, adventure, mission, crystal, escapades, imaginary, heroic mission, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, supernatural ability, heroes, good versus evil, destiny, chosen one, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, danger, martial arts, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fantasy tale based on the tale of the legendary sailor. Here Sinbad must recover five magical stones to free the city of Basra from the evil spell cast by a wizard. His journey takes him to the isle of the Amazons where the queen tries to capture ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: arabian nights, warrior, battles, wizards and magicians, daring rescue, imaginary, uninhibited rivalry, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, curses spells and rituals, adventure ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Adventures of Sinbad (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Adventures of Sinbad is a Canadian television series which aired from 1996 to 1998. It follows on the story from the pilot of the same name, and revolves around the series' protagonist, Sinbad. The series is a re-telling of the adventures ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, light, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, magic, good versus evil, adventure, ocean or sea, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, heroes, sword fight ...
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Dragonheart: A New Beginning (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Geoff, an orphaned stable boy (Chris Masterson), discovers Drake (voice of Robby Benson), the world's last living dragon, he realizes that his dream of becoming a knight in shining armor can now come true. Together, they soon face ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, humorous, surprise ending
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, martial arts, good versus evil, orphan, knight, friendship, kingdom, anti heroes, rescue, parallel world, destiny, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Jack the Giant Killer (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The terrible and trecherous Pendragon plans to gain the throne of Cornwall by getting the king to abdicate and to marry his lovely daughter. To help him he has his dreadful witches in his castle and his almost unstoppable sorcery. A giant under his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, offbeat, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: genie, kidnapping, castle, princess, giant, heroes, daring rescue, imaginary kingdom, save the day, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, wish come true ...
Time: middle ages
Place: cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Dawn of the Dragonslayer (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Dawn of the Dragonslayer tells the story of Will (Richard McWilliams), a shepherd's son whose land is ravaged by a dragon.
Style: exciting, stylized, light, sentimental, epic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, heroes, adventure, supernatural, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, youth, vengeance, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Attack of the Gryphon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a mystical land torn apart by civil war, a warrior princess must team up with a rival warrior prince to hunt down an evil sorcerer who has summoned a giant flying demon which is terrorizing their land.
Style: epic, serious, exciting
Plot: civil war, escapades, danger, isolation, imaginary, legends and myths, heroes, adventure, supernatural ability, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: family, imaginary, heroes, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, superhuman powers, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, adventure, escapades, danger, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Magic Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Jack Carlisle is a disillusioned 13-year old boy. His mother is always away at work since his father left. He decides to run away, as his mom won't miss him. As he is ready to leave, his nanny, convinces him to read this 'magic book'. ...
Style: feel good, offbeat, stylized, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: island, mermaid, pirate, nanny, treasure map, imaginary, young heroes, imaginary kingdom, teenage life, escapades, family, parents and children ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Once Upon a Warrior (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: India, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In a teardrop-shaped land called Sangarashtra, a 9-year-old girl with special healing powers tries to save her homeland from the tyranny of an evil queen with the help of a blind swordsman.
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: healing power, curses spells and rituals, heroes, master villain, adventure, imaginary, escapades, save the day, imaginary kingdom, danger, evil empire, save the kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Legend of Galgameth (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Romania, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The kingdom of Donnegold is being subverted from within, and young prince Davin must defend against the traitors with the help of a legendary, metal-eating dragon called Galgameth.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: love and romance, imaginary kingdom, teenage life, imaginary, escapades, family, heroic mission, rivalry, royal family, family life, buddies, friends ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Kid Colter (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A Boston boy escapes from spies and survives in the wild with tricks from his mountain-man father.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wilderness, survival, kidnapping, heroes, family, escapades, danger, espionage, confined, adventure, parents and children, father son relationship ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Deathstalker and the Warriors from Hell (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The third thrilling saga of Deathstalker pits him against the evil wizard and ruler of the Southland, Troxartes, and his band of undead warriors. Dashing Deathstalker is entrusted by the beautiful Princess Carissa to protect an enchanted Jewel one ...
Style: humorous, exciting, rough, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, magic, castle, jewel, princess, torture, rivalry, wizards and magicians, palaces castles and temples, battles, treasure hunt, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, battles, danger, heroes, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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