Movies like Erik the Viking

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Erik the Viking (1989)
 6.1
 14K
Erik the Viking (1989)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Sweden
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Erik the Viking gathers warriors from his village and sets out on a dangerous journey to Valhalla, to ask the gods to end the Age of Ragnorok and allow his people to see sunlight again. A Pythonesque satire of Viking life.
Style: humorous, parody, exciting, not serious, funny, surreal, absurd, dark fantasy, clever, satirical ...
Plot: viking, satire, adventure, norse mythology, good versus evil, norse god, heroes, friendship, friends, self discovery, escapades, rivalry, silly humor, heroic mission, dragon, sea monster, love, expedition, betrayal, sinking ship, father son relationship, missionary, blacksmith, rainbow, accidental killing ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century, 11th century, 9th century, 8th century
Place: norway, australia, england

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, stylized, parody and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, rivalry, escapades, adventure, dialogue and mentor mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Comedy genres. Some movies like Erik the Viking: Your Highness (2011), Gladiatress (2004), Time Bandits (1981), Epic Movie (2007), Jabberwocky (1977). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.5
 101K
Your Highness (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A fantasy movie about an arrogant, lazy prince and his more heroic brother who must complete a quest in order to save their father's kingdom.
Style: absurd, parody, not serious, humorous, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: farce, wizards, giant, dragon, knight, kidnapping, save the princess, family relations, partners, escapades, daring rescue, minotaur ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black ...
Style: absurd, humorous, parody, surreal, cerebral ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, knight, sword fight, king arthur, courage, disorder, absurd humor, surrealism ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 4.2
 1K
Gladiatress (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Offbeat sword-and-sandals comedy-adventure about three unlikely heroines (Doon Mackichan, Fiona Allen and Sally Phillips) who set out to thwart a Roman invasion and save Celtic Britain in their own unique and outrageous style.
Style: humorous, not serious, sexy, captivating, parody
Plot: tough girl, daring rescue, heroic mission, save the day, escapades, rivalry, adventure, roman empire, seduction, strong female presence, save the kingdom, ancient history ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.9
 63K
Time Bandits (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young history buff Kevin can scarcely believe it when six dwarfs emerge from his closet one night. Former employees of the Supreme Being, they've purloined a map charting all of the holes in the fabric of time and are using it to steal ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, absurd, light ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, treasure, alternate dimension, adventurer, adventure, map, good versus evil, magic, giant, heroic mission, dwarf, titanic ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, ancient greece, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 2.4
 105K
Epic Movie (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When Edward, Peter, Lucy and Susan each follow their own path, they end up finding themselves at Willy's Chocolate factory. Walking through a wardrobe, they discover the world of Gnarnia, which is ruled by the White Bitch. Meeting up with ...
Style: parody, absurd, not serious, humorous, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, youth, magic, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, pirate, rivalry, good versus evil, nothing goes right, disorder, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: paris france, mexico
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67%
 6.2
 15K
Jabberwocky (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A medieval tale with Pythonesque humour: After the death of his father the young Dennis Cooper goes to town where he has to pass several adventures. The town and the whole kingdom is threatened by a terrible monster called 'Jabberwocky'. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, parody, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: beast, village, adventure, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, goofy hero, heroes, good versus evil, monster, silly humor, village life ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Colour of Magic (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
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Story: As Rincewind involuntarily becomes a guide to the naive tourist Twoflower, they find themselves forced to flee the city of Ankh-Morpork to escape a terrible fire, and begin on a journey across the Disc. Unknown to them, their journey & fate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, light, enigmatic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, wizards, magic, heroes, heroic mission, dragon, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, unlikely hero, tourist, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 5.9
 8K
Yellowbeard (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: For years Yellowbeard had looted the Spanish Main, making men eat their lips and swallow their hearts. Caught and convicted for tax evasion, he's sentenced to 20 years in St. Victim's Prison for the Extremely Naughty. In a scheme to ...
Style: humorous, parody, saga, not serious, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, sea, farce, adventure, silly humor, rescue, race against time, partners, rivalry, buddies, heroes ...
Time: 80s, 18th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Gamers: Dorkness Rising (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: All Lodge wants is for his gaming group to finish their adventure. Unfortunately, they're more interested in seducing barmaids, mooning their enemies, and setting random villagers on fire. Desperate to rein in his players, Lodge injects two ...
Style: talky, parody, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Plot: adventure, escapades, parallel world, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, supernatural ability, rivalry, lone hero, magic, gangsters, dark hero, loneliness ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Quest of the Delta Knights (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret society, the Delta Knights, attempts to save a medieval society from the evil over-lady.
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, heroes, youth, heroic mission, rescue, adventurer, adventure, escapades, rivalry, legends and myths, medieval ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, UK, Iceland, USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Heads will roll. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads a troop of warriors across the sea to ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: norse mythology, mythology, viking, good versus evil, heroes, sword and sorcery, adventure, battles, wizards, legends and myths, sword fight, troll ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Asterix & Obelix: Mission Cleopatra (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bets against the Roman Emperor, Julius Caesar, that her people are still great, even if the times of the Pharaohs has long passed. She vows (against all logic) to build a new palace for Caesar within three months. Since ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized, absurd ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, girls' night
Plot: adventure, ancient egypt, julius caesar, cleopatra, ancient rome, palace, goofy hero, against the odds, heroic mission, superhero, architect, magic ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Neverending Story III (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A young boy must restore order when a group of bullies steal the magical book that acts as a portal between Earth and the imaginary world of Fantasia.
Style: feel good, semi serious, stylized, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: magic, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, family, fantasy world, adventure, youth, heroes, escapades, parallel world, heroic mission, friendship ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 8.0
 392K
Life of Brian (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the ...
Style: parody, humorous, clever, witty, biting ...
Plot: roman empire, satire, monty python, religion, execution, dungeon, christmas, farce, mistaken identity, weirdo, crucifix, cult ...
Time: 1st century, 1930s
Place: holy land, middle east, palestine, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, epic, stylized, humorous, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: legends and myths, moon, siege, horse, backstage, european, balloon, baron, adventure, monster, steampunk, adventurer ...
Time: 18th century
Place: ottoman empire, austria, istanbul turkey, turkey, constantinople ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Kids of the Round Table (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Set in modern times, Alex finds King Arthur's sword Excalibur and must prove himself worthy of it.
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, feel good, sexy ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, time travel, adventure, child protagonist, heroic mission, wizards and magicians, battles, escapades, mischievous children, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, magic ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Happily N'Ever After (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Canada, UK, Australia, Japan
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An alliance of evil-doers, led by Frieda, looks to take over Fairy Tale Land. But when Ella realizes her stepmother is out to ruin her storybook existence, she takes a dramatic turn and blossoms into the leader of the resistance effort.
Style: fairy tale, humorous, not serious, feel good, parody ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, friendship, good versus evil, friends, cinderella story, heroes, disorder, love and romance, reluctant partners, save the day, rivalry, wizards ...
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Rapture-Palooza (2013)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two teens battle their way through a religious apocalypse on a mission to defeat the Antichrist.
Style: humorous, surreal, satirical, parody, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: apocalypse, good versus evil, dark humor, survival, disorder, chaos, partners, friendship, devil, save the world, religion, sin ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: seattle, usa, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Almighty Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the demon god Loki destroys the fortress of Valhalla and steals the Hammer of Invincibility, only the young hero Thor can protect Earth from armageddon.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, exciting, parody ...
Plot: norse mythology, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, destiny, crimes, escapades, superhero, violence, norse god, dragon, mythology ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Last Action Hero (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Danny is obsessed with a fictional movie character action hero Jack Slater. When a magical ticket transports him into Jack's latest adventure, Danny finds himself in a world where movie magic and reality collide. Now it's up to Danny to ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, parody, surreal ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, heroes, magic, good versus evil, miraculous event, fantasy world, gunfight, dark humor, magical object, projectionist, cartoon cat, child in peril ...
Time: 90s, year 1993, 20th century, 80s
Place: new york, los angeles, california, usa, new york state ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 97K
DragonHeart (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In an ancient time when majestic fire-breathers soared through the skies, a knight named Bowen comes face to face and heart to heart with the last dragon on Earth, Draco. Taking up arms to suppress a tyrant king, Bowen soon realizes his task will be ...
Style: humorous, fairy tale, entertaining, scenic, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, knight, immortality, good versus evil, adventure, medieval, friendship, heroes, betrayal, battles, magic, society ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.5
 2K
The Gamers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Sent on a quest to rescue a princess, four clueless players must guide their players through dangerous forests, ancient ruins, and past the girl next door.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious, parody ...
Plot: adventure, geek, youth, rescue, rivalry, real world, role playing, college life, danger, rpg
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.9
 40K
Black Knight (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Martin Lawrence plays Jamal, an employee in Medieval World amusement park. After sustaining a blow to the head, he awakens to find himself in 14th century England.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, not serious, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: time travel, fish out of water, medieval, castle, knight, adventure, impostor, king, back in time, time traveler, save the kingdom, arthurian legend ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 14th century, 21st century, 20th century ...
Place: england, connecticut, usa, europe, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Hawk the Slayer (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hawk the Slayer, after seeing both his father and bride die at the hands of his malevolent brother, Voltan, sets out for revenge and the chance to live up to his title. Tooling himself up with the "mind-sword" and recruiting a motley band ...
Style: humorous, stylized, atmospheric, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: sword and sorcery, magic, sword, sorceress, slavery, witchcraft, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, siblings relations, heroic mission, vigilantism ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Crown and the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a war-torn country that is plagued by a vicious dragon, Elenn, an arrogant, young noblewoman, accompanies her aunt on a mission to bring an ancient relic to the secret coronation of the rightful king.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sincere, feel good
Plot: dragon, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, heroes, adventurer, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, on the road, good versus evil, medieval ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Meet the Spartans (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: From the creators of Scary Movie and Date Movie comes this tongue-in-cheek parody of the sword-and-sandal epics, dubbed Meet the Spartans. The 20th Century Fox production was written and directed by the filmmaking team of Jason Friedberg and Aaron ...
Style: parody, humorous, absurd, satirical, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: queen, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, goofy hero, army, contests and competitions, buddies, rivalry, disorder, fight, farce ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Bunny Guards (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A couple of slackers find an antique dagger and manage to free the gorgeous female warrior was imprisoned in it by an evil spell. An evil sorcerer is not happy by this turn of events and determines to possess both the blade and the warrior through a ...
Style: humorous, not serious, captivating, exciting, offbeat
Audience: teens
Plot: rescue, adventure, farce, rivalry, escapades, odd couple, disorder, silly humor, curses spells and rituals, save the lady, evil sorcerer, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.7
 2K
The Hexer (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The TV series and the film were loosely based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series The Witcher (Wiedźmin).
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, heroes, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, deadly creature, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
 8K
Ragnarok (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Archaeologist Sigurd Svendsen discovers that the Oseberg ship hides a secret from the Viking Age. Along with his two children put Sigurd out on a quest to find the truth. The mystery leads them into "No Man's Land" between Norway and ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: teens
Plot: norse mythology, ancient mystery, adventure, viking, legends and myths, escapades, adventurer, riddles and clues, obsessive quest, archaeologist, mystery, wilderness ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Fierce Creatures (1997)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-policeman Rollo Lee is sent to run Marwood Zoo, the newly acquired business of a New Zealand tycoon. In order to meet high profit targets and keep the zoo open, Rollo enforces a new 'fierce creatures' policy, whereby only the most ...
Style: humorous, absurd, satirical, light, witty ...
Audience: teens
Plot: zoo, animals, farce, greed, business, obnoxious boss, workplace intrigue, businessman, marketing, sarcasm, moral ambiguity, workplace situations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%