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A Knight's Tale (2001)
 6.9
 152K
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 the other apprentices, he trains and assumes the title of Sir Ulrich von Lichtenstein.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, surprise ending, entertaining, romantic, light, funny ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: knight, against the odds, jousting, game, tournament, poetry, duel, impostor, church, torture, adventure, rivalry, rock, buddies, underdog, contests and competitions, follow your dream, social differences, ambition, hopes, friends, hidden identity, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, dungeon, france, paris france, london

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Most similar movies to A Knight's Tale

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and entertaining films with plots about sword fight, rivalry, adventure, heroes, betrayal, danger and mentor mostly in Adventure, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like A Knight's Tale: The Three Musketeers (2011), Robin Hood (2010), First Knight (1995), Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991), Ivanhoe (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Three Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, France, UK, USA
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, stylized, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: duel, adventure, danger, buddies, heroic mission, soldier, escapades, partners, political intrigue, love and romance, royal family, daring rescue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, england, paris france, english channel
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100%
 6.7
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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, stylized, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, folk hero, adventure, love and romance, betrayal, fighting the system, heroes, buddies, royal family, escapades, battles, hopes ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.9
 62K
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, romantic, sentimental, exciting, epic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: knight, love triangle, king arthur, romance, betrayal, couple relations, true love, love and romance, rivalry, love story, arthurian legend, husband wife relationship ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: boys' night, date night, teens, family outing
Plot: folk hero, knight, good versus evil, adventure, courage, robbery, thief, chase, dishonesty, greed, justice, corruption ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, dungeon, holy land, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 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: atmospheric, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, jousting, rescue, adventure, adventurer, folk hero, romance, master warrior, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Tristan + Isolde (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An affair between the second in line to Britain's throne (Franco) and the princess of the feuding Irish (Myles) spells doom for the young lovers.
Style: touching, exciting, romantic, suspense, serious ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, knight, infidelity, true love, romance, legends and myths, love affair, lovers, princess, swords and armor, betrayal, irish ...
Time: middle ages
Place: ireland, england, europe, cornwall
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 37K
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: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, castle, king, siege, mercenary, gory, political unrest, adventure, revolution, ambush, battlefield, duel ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Mask of Zorro (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Mexico
Duration: 136 min.
Story: It has been twenty years since Don Diego de la Vega fought Spanish oppression in Alta California as the legendary romantic hero, Zorro. Having escaped from prison he transforms troubled bandit Alejandro into his successor, in order to foil the plans ...
Style: exciting, romantic, entertaining, sexy, tragicomedy ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: adventure, love and romance, secret identity, daring rescue, heroic mission, fall in love, revenge, good versus evil, romance, righting the wronged, superhero, teachers and students ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 1840s
Place: california, mexico, usa, egypt, las vegas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, serious, stylized, epic, captivating ...
Plot: knight, witch, adventure, king, legends and myths, rise and fall, holy grail, infidelity, forbidden love, good versus evil, queen, folk hero ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Return of the Musketeers (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort. Porthos, bored with riches and wanting a title, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, satirical, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, adventure, betrayal, buddies, romance, vengeance, daring rescue, intrigue, rescue, friendship, heroic mission, royal family ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 1600s
Place: france, england, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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: atmospheric, serious, stylized, captivating, lyrical ...
Audience: date night
Plot: knight, king arthur, jousting, camelot, infidelity, love triangle, betrayal, romance, couple relations, fall in love, dishonesty, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 ...
Plot: nun, adventure, monastery, obsessive quest, knight, danger, war, escapades, heroes, love and romance, master warrior, forbidden love ...
Time: middle ages
Place: holy land, sweden, europe, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: serious, emotional, tragicomedy, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: folk hero, robin hood, adventure, tragic love, nun, knight, romance, legends and myths, crusade, lovers reunited, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 80s
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Three Musketeers (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Austria, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: D'Artagnan travels to Paris hoping to become a musketeer, one of the French king's elite bodyguards, only to discover that the corps has been disbanded by conniving Cardinal Richelieu, who secretly hopes to usurp the throne. Fortunately, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, baroque ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, betrayal, good versus evil, adventure, duel, family, romance, heroic mission, musketeer, palaces castles and temples, danger, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: serious, stylized, suspense, bad ending, entertaining ...
Plot: knight, supernatural ability, monk, supernatural, witch, plague, monastery, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, ritual, ambush ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Legend of Zorro (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Having spent the last 10 years fighting injustice and cruelty, Alejandro de la Vega is now facing his greatest challenge: his loving wife Elena has thrown him out of the house! Elena has filed for divorce and found comfort in the arms of Count ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword fight, divorce, adventure, heroic mission, relationship vs career, old west, spy, parent child relationship, marriage crisis, american civil war, danger, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: california, mexico, latin america, usa, los angeles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.4
 84K
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, semi serious, touching, emotional, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, immortality, knight, good versus evil, army, village, partner, forest, battle, revenge, adventure, betrayal ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: serious, atmospheric, epic, realistic, rough ...
Plot: church, adventure, danger, escapades, christianity, battle zone, heroes, military, master warrior, leadership, war, forbidden love ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, europe, holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Last Knights (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, South Korea
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When an evil emperor executes their leader, his band of knights – bound by duty and honour – embarks on a journey of vengeance that will not come to an end until they've destroyed their mortal foe.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, emperor, sword fight, vengeance, medieval, revenge, adventure, palaces castles and temples, honor, knight, master, castle ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century, future
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
House of Flying Daggers (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In 9th century China, a corrupt government wages war against a rebel army called the Flying Daggers. A romantic warrior breaks a beautiful rebel out of prison to help her rejoin her fellows, but things are not what they seem.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: tragic love, martial arts, warrior, track down, rivalry, unfulfillment, swords and armor, dagger, government, love and romance, romance, emperor ...
Time: middle ages
Place: china, asia, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The 13th Warrior (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In AD 922, Arab courtier, Ahmad Ibn Fadlan accompanies a party of Vikings to the barbaric North to combat a terror that slaughters Vikings and devours their flesh.
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: vikings, battles, mission, adventure, sword fight, heroic mission, danger, heroes, violence, viking, oracle, cave ...
Time: middle ages
Place: iraq, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 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: folk hero, lone wolves, adventure, righting the wronged, fighting the system, romance, good versus evil, escapades, heroes, rivalry, master warrior, secret identity ...
Time: middle ages
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Three Musketeers (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Spain, Panama, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young D'Artagnan arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming a king's musketeer. He meets and quarrels with three men, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, each of whom challenges him to a duel. D'Artagnan finds out they are musketeers and is ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swashbuckler, sword fight, extramarital affair, musketeer, adventure, romance, buddies, partners against crime, diamond theft, fight, daring rescue, intrigue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 19th century
Place: france, england, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Erik the Conqueror (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the 9th Century, two Viking children, separated since their early childhood with one raised by the British and the other by Vikings, meet after nearly 20 years as rivals as war breaks out between Britian and the Vikings for control of England.
Style: epic, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: viking, sword fight, adventure, master warrior, siblings relations, palaces castles and temples, heroes, rivalry, family relations, head of state, betrayal, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, young heroes, adventure, obsessive quest, medieval, treasure hunt, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.3
 149K
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, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, battles, adventure, knight, folk hero, king arthur, state affairs, swords and armor, king, army, battle, frozen lake ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: europe, england, britain, dungeon, scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.7
 13K
The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, baroque, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, musketeer, queen, kingdom, betrayal, rescue, good versus evil, adventure, romance, master warrior, vengeance, daring rescue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, dungeon, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 4.8
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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, not serious, feel good, offbeat, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: time travel, knight, fish out of water, castle, king, adventure, impostor, black people, imaginary, misfit, palaces castles and temples, disorder ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary, 21st century, 14th century, 2000s
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.5
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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: fighting the system, in the woods, criminal heroes, folk hero, robin hood, adventure, legends and myths, knight, righting the wronged, romance, escapades, injustice ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, ...
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: betrayal, secret, mentor, adventure, treasure, false accusation, corruption, hidden identity, frame up, confined, prison, convict ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%