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The Letter for the King (2008)
 5.8
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The Letter for the King (2008)
Original name: De Brief voor de Koning
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 task and starts into an adventure, that will shape the destiny of Dagonaut. On his journey he learns about the true meaning of love, friendship, courage and loyalty.
Style: sincere, feel good, entertaining, exciting, epic, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, knight, heroes, obsessive quest, escapades, danger, youth, friendship, rivalry, family, fight, in the woods, friends, wise man, coming of age, save the kingdom, mission, sword fight, medieval, letter, ritual, secret mission, knife, sword ...
Time: middle ages

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Most similar movies to The Letter for the King

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, semi serious and captivating films with plots about escapades, adventure, heroes, danger, rivalry, family and youth mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Family genres. Some movies like The Letter for the King: Witchville (2010), Quest of the Delta Knights (1993), Arabian Adventure (1979), Lionheart (1987), Grimm's Snow White (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 3.8
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Witchville (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Prince Malachy returns to his father’s kingdom after the Crusades his first impression is that a bad harvest is the reason that the villagers are sick and hungry. But all is not as it seems and a stranger to the village, warns the new king ...
Style: rough, epic, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
Plot: heroes, escapades, homecoming, danger, good versus evil, save the kingdom, curses spells and rituals, master warrior, heroic mission, obsessive quest, adventure, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, heroic mission, heroes, youth, rescue, adventurer, adventure, escapades, rivalry, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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: sentimental, serious, epic, captivating, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: master warrior, heroic mission, love and romance, state affairs, heroes, romance, escapades, dishonesty, rescue, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Arabian Adventure (1979)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An evil caliph (Christopher Lee) offers his daughter’s hand in marriage to a prince if he can complete a perilous quest for a magical rose. Helped by a young boy and a magic carpet, Prince Hasan (Oliver Tobias), has to overcome genies, fire ...
Style: feel good, captivating, exciting, light, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, supernatural, good versus evil, friends, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, heroes, daring rescue, prince, palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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 5.2
 760
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, serious, exciting, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: violence, sword fight, adventure, daring rescue, folk hero, rescue, partners, heroic mission, obsessive quest, state affairs, battles, knight ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, europe, holy land, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, escapades, adventure, love and romance, family, cinderella story, heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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, teens, pre-teens, kids
Plot: dragon, heroes, adventure, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, youth, vengeance, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Mio in the Land of Faraway (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Sweden, Soviet Union, Norway
Duration: 99 min.
Story: They're two best friends, a million miles from home. On an incredible adventure, beyond the boundaries of space and time. A fantasy about a lonely boy who is transferred from his dull life with his adoptive parents to the land where his real ...
Style: light, captivating, entertaining, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: knight, good versus evil, friendship, adventure, supernatural, parallel world, danger, heroes, imaginary kingdom, rivalry, kidnapping, hopes ...
Place: stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Ruslan and Ludmila (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The film is based on the great Russian poet Alexander Pushkin’s poem of the same name, which happens to be one of the most poetic and beautiful Russian fairy tales. In the midst of the wedding party of Prince Ruslan and Ludmila, daughter of a ...
Style: captivating, exciting, fairy tale, serious, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, wizards and magicians, woman in danger, heroes, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, love and romance, legends and myths, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
Place: russia, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Elusive Revengers (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Dan'ka's and Ksanka's childhood in the village has been brutally ended when their father was killed by the White Guard officer in front of their eyes. Seeking revenge they join forces with an intellectual from the city Valerka and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, touching, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, obsessive quest, adventure, vigilantism, righting the wronged, heroic mission, rivalry, siblings relations, escapades, civil war, horse chase, friendship ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Viking Sagas (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The film chronicles a long-ago time when men relied not on their intellect to make points, but on their swords. A mythical warrior ('Ralf Moeller (I)') wanders the snow-capped landscapes of the North territories on an arduous quest for ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, epic, realistic
Plot: rivalry, danger, adventure, master warrior, uninhibited rivalry, obsessive quest, escapades, heroes, love affair, vengeance, good versus evil, battles ...
Time: middle ages
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 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, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, rescue, heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, romance, rivalry, danger, jousting, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.3
 696
Storm Bound (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A ripping adventure yarn about teenage boys who join the crew of a ship of the Dutch East India Company in the 17th century. After a dramatic shipwreck and escape from an attack by natives, they must make their way to safety by themselves.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, ship, danger, isolation, pirate, youth, survival, escapades, adventure, young heroes, ocean or sea, friends ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.6
 522
Crusaders (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 194 min.
Story: Towards the end of the eleventh century, Pope Urban II announces a crusade against the Saracens, who have occupied the holy city of Jerusalem. Three young friends Richard, Peter and Andrew set off to join the crusading army.
Style: realistic, epic, captivating, serious
Plot: friendship, adventure, pope, battles, war, leadership, society, urban, military, rivalry, politics, clergy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: israel, europe, holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Call of the Wild (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy heads off to the Yukon after hearing tales about the Gold Rush, and he forms an unwavering friendship with a heroic Alsatian dog called Buck.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wilderness, dog, adventurer, treasure hunt, friends, inventions and discoveries, survival, rivalry, friendship, heroes, family, daring rescue ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, england, canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Black Stallion Returns (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: "Black" is a stunning fire-and-silk stallion celebrated the world over. But to his young American owner, Alec Ramsay (Kelly Reno), he's much more. So, when the amazing animal is stolen, Alec will stop at nothing to get him back. Alec ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, tense, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: desert, friendship, kidnapping, horse, adventure, family, family relations, friends, race against time, danger, escapades, teaching the ways of the world ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
 367
Silver Wolf (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A ranger (Michael Biehn) and his 16 year old nephew (Shane Meier) struggle to save a wolf from a rancher (Roy Scheider), who is out to kill it.
Style: serious, uplifting, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: survival, escapades, parents and children, heroes, dangerous animal, teenage life, human spirit, pets, animal life, captivity, family relations, friends ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: semi serious, humorous, feel good
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, true love, youth, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, state affairs, love and romance, imaginary, family, heroes, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: romania, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, feel good, sentimental, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: on the road, fish out of water, danger, youth, escapades, misfit, missing child, mistaken identity, social relations, kids in trouble, friends, super vehicle ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america, europe, new york, usa, holland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Hidden Fortress (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Just like every other summer, the children of two camp-sites play "war". But, this summer it takes an interesting turn.
Style: humorous, semi serious, thought provoking, captivating, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rich and poor, coming of age, youth, love and romance, escapades, adventure, family, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, young heroes, fall in love, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Secret of the Cave (2006)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young American boy spends his summer in Ireland and solves the mystery that captivates the entire village. Driven by curiosity and his own search for meaning in life, he faces his fears and discovers the Secret of the Cave.
Style: suspenseful, touching, serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: ghost, young heroes, family, escapades, heroes, adventure, legends and myths, miraculous event, family relations, social relations, village life, parents and children ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once ...
Style: exciting, stylized, enigmatic, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: giant, imaginary kingdom, youth, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, adventure, save the princess, heroic mission, princess, family, imaginary, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.2
 9K
Flipper (1996)
Genre: Family, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sandy Ricks is sent by his mom to Coral Key, a rustic island in the Florida keys, to spend the summer with his uncle Porter Ricks. Sandy dislikes everything about his new environment until a new friend comes into his life, a dolphin named Flipper, ...
Style: exciting, touching, feel good, sincere, serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: florida keys, summer, family, adventure, friendship, coming of age, young heroes, escapades, teenage life, toxic, animal life, danger ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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White Wolves II: Legend of the Wild (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: As a plea-bargain to clear their school records, a group of misfit teens ventures into the majestic but unforgiving wilderness to help a young naturalist save the vanishing wolves. After they encountered unexpected incident, they are aided by the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: misfit, wilderness, adventurer, rescue, survival, teenage life, animal life, family life, escapades, adventure, youth, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: offbeat, exciting, semi serious, humorous, stylized
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: danger, self discovery, rivalry, friends, battles, injustice, imaginary, dealing with death, adventure, escapades, legends and myths, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Peter Pan Live! (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Following in the footsteps of the phenomenally successful The Sound of Music LIVE! - which drew over 18 million viewers - comes this musical masterpiece that tells the beloved story of Peter Pan, the mischievous little boy who ran away to Neverland. ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: imaginary, mischievous children, escapades, imaginary kingdom, family, heroes, adolescence vs adulthood, young heroes, adventure, adventurer, friendship, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.6
 975
Body Troopers (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Sci-Fi, Fantasy
Country: Norway
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A little kid shrinks himselfs so that he can travel into the body of his grandfather. Here he has to kill the kidney-stone his grandfather is suffering from.
Style: surreal, feel good, offbeat, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: chases and races, adventure, heroes, friends, chase, friendship, danger, youth, heroic mission, save the day, escapades, young heroes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
White Water Summer (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the experienced guide Vic accompanies the city boy Alan and his three friends on their first wilderness experience, he not only hope to teach the four boys lessons about the wilderness, but about themselves. Vic pushes them to the limit. Soon ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, sincere, serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: coming of age, wilderness, friendship, survival, danger, youth, guide, nature, summer, camp, adventure, stranded on an island ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, adventure, escapades, battles, danger, rivalry, heroes, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Shrunken City (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: Romania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two teenaged kids discover a miniature bottled city buried beneath a construction site. They must protect the tiny civilization within from reptilian alien hunters after its everlasting power supply.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: evil alien, family life, alien encounter, teenage life, escapades, experiment gone awry, heroic mission, space and aliens, imaginary, heroes, danger, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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