Movies and TV shows like Ivanhoe

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Ivanhoe (1997)
 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 (Ciarán Hinds. Caught between the rivalries and religious struggles are Ivanhoe's betrothed Rowena (Victoria Smurfit) and the brave, beautiful Jewess healer Rebecca (Susan Lynch), who wins Ivanhoe's heart with her courage. Set against the historical backdrop of a Britain straining under the corrupt rule of Prince John while Richard the Lionhearted fights in the Crusades.
Style: exciting, epic, serious, captivating, realistic, stylized
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: knight, throne, adventure, heroes, battles, ruler, love and romance, royal family, good versus evil, legends and myths, save the lady, adventurer, vigilantism, danger, master warrior, heroic mission, dishonesty, escapades, folk hero, rivalry, state affairs, corrupted ruler, daring rescue, save the day, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
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, serious, stylized and captivating films and TV series with plots about escapades, rivalry, heroes, adventure, danger, king and sword fight mostly in Drama, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Ivanhoe: Robin Hood (2010), Robin Hood (2006), Marco Polo (2014), Lionheart (1987), Camelot (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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 ...
Style: tense, exciting, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, rescue, jousting, good versus evil, danger, rivalry, adventurer, corrupted ruler, heroes, royal family, folk hero, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, love and romance, adventure, robin hood, hopes, archer, rivalry, political intrigue, sword fight, betrayal, army ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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: exciting, stylized, 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, sheriff, romance, escapades, robbery ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 8.1
 55K
Marco Polo (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An epic adventure that follows the early years of the famous explorer as he travels the exotic Silk Road to the great Kublai Khan’s court. But Marco soon finds that navigating the Khan’s world of greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry will ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, atmospheric, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: forbidden love, royal family, martial arts, strong sexual content, explorer, intrigue, culture clash, danger, escapades, adventure, rivalry, royal court ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china, mongolia, beijing china, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 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, adventure, daring rescue, battles, rescue, state affairs, heroic mission, partners, obsessive quest, war hero ...
Time: middle ages
Place: france, europe, holy land, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 22K
Camelot (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Ireland, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Camelot is a historical-fantasy-drama television series based on the Arthurian legend, was produced by Graham King, Morgan O'Sullivan and Michael Hirst.
Style: stylized, captivating, exciting, epic, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, king arthur, knight, royal family, legends and myths, heroic mission, state affairs, danger, rivalry, throne, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: exciting, stylized, serious, captivating, intense ...
Plot: knight, witch, adventure, folk hero, legends and myths, king arthur, good versus evil, king, magic, heroic mission, danger, battle ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 250
Young Blades (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Young Blades is an historical fantasy television series that aired on PAX from January to June 2005, lasting only thirteen episodes before cancellation. Set in 17th century France, it followed the adventures of four Musketeers: ⁕d'Artagnan, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: friendship, musketeer, partners against crime, daring rescue, adventure, state affairs, corrupted ruler, romance, intrigue, danger, escapades, partners ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 19K
The Musketeers (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense
Plot: musketeer, king, heroic mission, duel, danger, swords and armor, adventure, state affairs, partners, escapades, queen, french ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, entertaining, intense, scenic ...
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, europe, holy land, dungeon, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 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: atmospheric, exciting, stylized, serious, epic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: witch, betrayal, good versus evil, knight, king arthur, vengeance, rescue, adventure, christianity, supernatural, camelot, dragon ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Princess of Thieves (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sherwood forest has a courageous new hero - Gwyn, the daughter of Robin Hood. Possessing the cunning skills of her legendary father and the beauty and intelligence of her mother Maid Marian, Gwyn is anxious to follow in her father's footsteps. ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: rescue, family, heroes, royal family, folk hero, good versus evil, robin hood, dishonesty, assassination, adventure, escapades, tough girl ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Last Kingdom (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A show of heroic deeds and epic battles with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, epic, realistic, stylized ...
Plot: battles, kingdom, king, danger, escapades, political unrest, rivalry, castle, viking, kidnapping, heroes, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.7
 10K
Atlantis (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: A fantasy drama set in a world of legendary heroes and mythical creatures. Far from home and desperate for answers, Jason washes up on the shores of an ancient land. A mysterious place; a world of bull leaping, of snake haired goddesses and of ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: atlantis, greek mythology, young heroes, adventure, youth, danger, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom, mysterious place, family, escapades, island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
Story: A series of television drama programmes loosely based on Baroness Emmuska Orczy's series of novels, set in 1793 during the French Revolution. It stars Richard E. Grant as the hero, Sir Percy Blakeney, and his eponymous alter ego. The first ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: hanging, revolution, adventurer, hidden identity, french revolution, secret identity, corrupted ruler, escapades, state affairs, romance, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: realistic, atmospheric, stylized, serious, epic ...
Plot: adventurer, state affairs, escapades, hopes, heroic mission, political unrest, adventure, rivalry, society, battles, religions or cults, orphan ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Hercules: The Legendary Journeys is a television series, filmed in New Zealand and the United States. It was produced from 1995, and was very loosely based on the tales of the classical Greek culture hero Heracles. It ran for six seasons, producing ...
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, light, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural ability, hercules, superhuman powers, adventure, heroes, master warrior, heroic mission, rivalry, rescue, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 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: captivating, exciting, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, mercenary, king, castle, battles, adventure, rivalry, danger, battlefield, warrior, brutality, siege ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Movie in collections
 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: unlikely partners, corrupted ruler, legends and myths, state affairs, daring rescue, master warrior, lone wolves, heroic mission, escapades, romance, against the odds, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 8.6
 329K
Vikings (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, stylized, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, vikings, historical character, heroic, legends and myths, tough heroes, battles, master warrior, king, heroes, adventure, viking ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: exciting, captivating, rough, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: church, military, forbidden love, homecoming, danger, lovers reunited, rivalry, battles, nun, monastery, escapades, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, holy land, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 8.5
 3K
Robin Hood (1984)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Robin of Sherwood, was a British television series, based on the legend of Robin Hood. Created by Richard Carpenter, it was produced by HTV in association with Goldcrest, and ran from 1984 to 1986 on the ITV network. In America it was retitled Robin ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, stylized
Plot: folk hero, in the woods, legends and myths, robin hood, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, criminal heroes, wizards and magicians, adventure, renegades, escapades, swords and armor ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, stylized, emotional, serious, exciting ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: tragic love, nun, folk hero, knight, robin hood, adventure, romance, lovers reunited, right hand man, against the odds, society, heroes ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages, 80s
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Movie in collections
 5.6
 149
Gladiators 7 (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Framed for the escape of five gladiators from the arena, the son of one of Sparta's leading citizens is sentenced to the arena as gladiator himself and forced to fight for his life in the Roman Colosseum. Years later he manages to escape and ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: righting the wronged, military, soldier, rivalry, adventure, corrupted ruler, battles, dishonesty, royal family, heroes, rebellion, roman empire ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, king arthur, legends and myths, adventurer, rivalry, folk hero, heroes, danger, adventure, riddles and clues, escapades, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 9.5
 1.4M
Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, sexual, epic, stylized ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: intrigue, dragon, betrayal, incest, political intrigue, politics, adventure, king, palaces castles and temples, royal family, killings, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.5
 478
Moonfleet (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Story: An adaptation of J Meade Falkner’s 1898 swashbuckling novel. A young man craving adventure joins a gang of smugglers in search of Blackbeard's diamond
Style: epic, humorous, semi serious, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, smuggler, family, adventure, social relations, rivalry, coming of age, treasure hunt, youth, against the odds, cons and scams, unlikely partners ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Audience: teens
Plot: monastery, nun, adventure, war, battles, forbidden love, danger, obsessive quest, heroes, state affairs, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, holy land, middle east, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: epic, serious, sentimental, exciting, captivating
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, love and romance, master warrior, state affairs, rivalry, culture clash, danger, good versus evil, rescue, adventurer, romance, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, stylized, tense, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heroes, warrior, adventure, rivalry, murder, danger, death, vengeance, chase, blood, fantasy world ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%