Movies like Ivanhoe

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Ivanhoe (1982)
 6.8
 4K
Ivanhoe (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in the power-struggle for the throne of England. Will justice prevail and will all fair ladies in distress be rescued?
Style: exciting, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, rescue, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, romance, jousting, royal family, adventurer, master warrior, dishonesty, folk hero, state affairs, corrupted ruler, save the day, uninhibited rivalry, horse, king, jewish, violence, robin hood ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to Ivanhoe

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and epic films with plots about rivalry, adventure, heroes, escapades, sword fight, knight and danger mostly in Adventure, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like Ivanhoe: Prince Valiant (1997), Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991), Lionheart (1987), Excalibur (1981), Robin and Marian (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.5
 927
Ivanhoe (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: This grand six-part adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's rousing adventure of the Middle Ages tells the epic tale of the idealistic young knight Ivanhoe (Steven Waddington) and his battle against the evil Templar Bois-Guilbert (CiarĂ¡n Hinds. ...
Style: stylized, serious, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: knight, throne, legends and myths, escapades, corrupted ruler, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, adventurer, ruler, rivalry, vigilantism, save the day ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Prince Valiant (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Arthurian legend of young Prince Valiant, son of the King of Scandia. After the King is exiled by an evil leader, the Prince travels to Camelot to secure the aid of King Arthur in helping restore his family to power and prevent a plot by the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, sincere, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, folk hero, prince, adventure, heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, danger, romance, legends and myths, escapades, battles ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When the dastardly Sheriff of Nottingham murders Robin's father, the legendary archer vows vengeance. To accomplish his mission, Robin joins forces with a band of exiled villagers (and comely Maid Marian), and together they battle to end the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: knight, folk hero, chase, good versus evil, robbery, thief, courage, adventure, justice, greed, robin hood, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, holy land, dungeon, europe, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.3
 743
Lionheart (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young knight sets out to join King Richards crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's sworn duty to protect the children and lead them to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: violence, sword fight, folk hero, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, state affairs, heroic mission, partners, obsessive quest, battles, swashbuckler ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, europe, holy land, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 7.4
 53K
Excalibur (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, intense ...
Plot: knight, witch, adventure, folk hero, legends and myths, good versus evil, king arthur, king, magic, heroic mission, danger, battle ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Robin and Marian (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Robin Hood is an old man when he returns with his best friend Little John to England after the Crusades. Maid Marian has entered a nunnery, King Richard is a raving lunatic, his Brother John a moron, and the age of great adventure has seemed to have ...
Style: realistic, emotional, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: folk hero, knight, tragic love, nun, robin hood, adventure, romance, old love, heroes, couples, danger, lovers reunited ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages, 80s
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 38K
Ironclad (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Switzerland, USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the rights of free men. Yet within months of pledging himself to the great charter, the King ...
Style: rough, exciting, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, mercenary, king, castle, danger, adventure, rivalry, battlefield, battles, warrior, brutality, siege ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 4K
Robin Hood (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Swashbuckling legend of Robin Hood unfolds in the 12th century when the mighty Normans ruled England with an iron fist.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, heroic mission, master warrior, state affairs, legends and myths, daring rescue, adventure, romance, unlikely partners, corrupted ruler, vengeance, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 7.1
 19K
Merlin (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 182 min.
Story: The legendary wizard tells his story of his war against Queen Mab of the Sidhe and his creation of Camelot.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, fairy tale, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, wizards and magicians, love and romance, dragon, witch, betrayal, king arthur, adventure, supernatural, friendship, rescue ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Arn: The Kingdom at the End of the Road (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, epic, rough ...
Plot: church, battles, leadership, heroes, lovers reunited, nun, rivalry, military, monastery, adventure, danger, homecoming ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, holy land, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gawain was a squire in King Arthur's court when the Green Knight burst in and offered to play a game with a brave knight. Gawain journeys across the land, learning about life, saving damsels, and solving the Green Knight's riddle.
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, king arthur, legends and myths, rivalry, adventurer, heroes, folk hero, wizards and magicians, adventure, master warrior, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: exciting, stylized, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, youth, adventure, escapades, rescue, adventurer, legends and myths, danger, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 63K
First Knight (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The timeless tale of King Arthur and the legend of Camelot are retold in this passionate period drama. Arthur is reluctant to hand the crown to Lancelot, and Guinevere is torn between her loyalty to her husband and her growing love for his rival. ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, romantic, sentimental, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: knight, love story, love triangle, king arthur, romance, betrayal, couple relations, true love, love and romance, rivalry, arthurian legend, husband wife relationship ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 15K
Robin Hood (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Robin Hood is a British television programme, produced by independent production company Tiger Aspect Productions for BBC One, with co-funding from the BBC America cable television channel in the United States. Based on the traditional stories of ...
Style: stylized, exciting, realistic, semi serious, based on legend ...
Plot: knight, fighting the system, in the woods, swords and armor, criminal heroes, robin hood, adventure, righting the wronged, robbery, escapades, romance, sheriff ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Arn: The Knight Templar (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Sweden, UK, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monastery, nun, adventure, war, heroes, obsessive quest, forbidden love, military, rivalry, danger, escapades, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, holy land, europe, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.7
 5K
Camelot (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: King Arthur establishes the ideals and laws of Camelot but is tragically forced to enforce these laws against his own wife.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, serious, lyrical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: knight, infidelity, love triangle, jousting, camelot, king arthur, betrayal, romance, love and romance, fall in love, imaginary, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
George and the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.
Style: serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: nun, sword, dragon, wooing, danger, soldier, rivalry, clergy, heroes, good versus evil, corrupted ruler, master and servant ...
Time: middle ages
Place: holy land, europe, england, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The eternal Hercules in this film has gone way beyond his usual time and place in ancient Greece and is now helping Poland free itself of Mongol invaders in the 12th century. Mark Forest is the star of this peplum epic, Hercules Against The ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, danger, battle zone, legends and myths, adventure, escapades, rivalry, military, superhero, heroes, battles, stabbed in the back ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Letter for the King (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given ...
Style: entertaining, sincere, feel good, epic, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, knight, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, danger, youth, friendship, rivalry, family, fight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.7
 238K
Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man's sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert's identity; romances his widow, Marion; and draws the ire of the town's sheriff ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, folk hero, archer, love and romance, adventure, robin hood, hopes, rivalry, political intrigue, sword fight, betrayal, invasion ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
 7.3
 12K
El Cid (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: war, knight, treason, convent, siege, tragic hero, betrayal, adventure, vengeance, on the run, royal family, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: spain, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.1
 1K
Marco Polo (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Assigned to accompany two priests on a mission to convert the court of Kublai Khan to Christianity, Marco Polo is abandoned in the mountains when the priests, doubting the very existence of China, turn back. Polo eventually pushes bravely forth ...
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: adventurer, heroes, dishonesty, obsessive quest, survival, vengeance, leadership, political unrest, society, religions or cults, battles, orphan ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Incredible Adventures of Marco Polo (1998)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Ukraine, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this globe-trotting adventure, Marco Polo (Don Diamont) plays the famous 13th Century explorer who sets out from Italy to find his missing father, and along the way finds danger, excitement, and amazing discoveries at every turn. The supporting ...
Style: serious, sentimental, exciting, captivating, epic
Audience: teens
Plot: master warrior, romance, love and romance, escapades, adventure, heroic mission, state affairs, ambition, rescue, adventurer, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.3
 151K
King Arthur (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the 'Sarmatian hypothesis' which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and that the Roman-British military commander, ...
Style: epic, stylized, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, knight, king arthur, swords and armor, freedom, christianity, arthurian legend, childhood, invasion, bishop, military, horse ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, england, britain, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Three Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: duel, adventure, danger, political intrigue, buddies, partners, escapades, heroic mission, daring rescue, uninhibited rivalry, musketeer, soldier ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, england, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Magic Sword (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The son of a sorceress, armed with weapons, armour and six magically summoned knights, goes on a quest to save a princess from a vengeful wizard.
Style: semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, dragon, princess, knight, battles, heroes, supernatural ability, wooing, danger, woman in danger, imaginary, romance ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Lady and the Highwayman (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in old England, Hugh Grant ("Four Weddings & a Funeral", "Notting Hill") plays a highwayman who steals from the rich and gives to the poor. But during one of his robberies, he falls in love with an aristocratic lady, Emma ...
Style: serious, stylized
Plot: forbidden love, royal court, escapades, state affairs, love and romance, fall in love, adventure, romance, infidelity, dishonesty, woman in danger, intrigue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: exciting, stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, king, magic, wizards and magicians, battles, heroes, rivalry, legends and myths, adventure, imaginary, escapades, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, heroes, battles, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, magic, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 6.9
 156K
A Knight's Tale (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: William Thatcher, a peasant, is sent to apprentice with a Knight named Hector as a young boy. Urged by his father to "change his Stars", he assumes Sir Hector's place in a tournament when Hector dies in the middle of it. He wins. With ...
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, inspirational ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: knight, tournament, jousting, rivalry, against the odds, game, duel, church, impostor, torture, swords and armor, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, france, paris france, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%