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The Letter for the King (2008)
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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, medieval, sword fight, mission, sword, letter, ritual, secret mission, knife ...
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, Family and Fantasy genres. Some movies like The Letter for the King: Witchville (2010), Quest of the Delta Knights (1993), Arabian Adventure (1979), Dawn of the Dragonslayer (2011), Little Hercules in 3-D (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Plot: good versus evil, village, curses spells and rituals, save the kingdom, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, homecoming, rivalry, heroes, master warrior, obsessive quest, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ 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: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, heroes, heroic mission, youth, adventurer, rescue, escapades, adventure, rivalry, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Arabian Adventure (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
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, danger, imaginary kingdom, friends, wizards and magicians, supernatural, good versus evil, daring rescue, escapades, heroes, prince, palace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: heroes, ambition, danger, culture clash, good versus evil, rescue, adventurer, dishonesty, heroic mission, tough heroes, world spanning, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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, serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, heroes, adventure, rivalry, escapades, love and romance, imaginary, youth, supernatural, imaginary kingdom, family relations, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Little Hercules in 3-D (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Little Hercules travels from Mt. Olympus to live life as a mortal in Los Angeles.
Style: serious, tense, humorous, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: greek god, adventure, danger, heroic mission, dangerous attraction, friends, heroes, father son relationship, friendship, escapades, family, family life ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: entertaining, captivating, light, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, friendship, knight, imaginary kingdom, supernatural, parallel world, heroes, danger, heroic mission, daring rescue, orphan ...
Place: stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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, daring rescue, folk hero, adventure, rescue, partners, state affairs, obsessive quest, heroic mission, battles, swashbuckler ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, europe, holy land, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: semi serious, exciting, captivating, romantic, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: snow white, imaginary, rescue, woman in danger, danger, escapades, adventure, family, love and romance, cinderella story, heroes, imaginary kingdom ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: serious, atmospheric, exciting
Audience: family outing
Plot: ship, island, heroes, survival, friends, young heroes, ocean or sea, fall in love, confined, family, youth, pirate ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wilderness, dog, pets, animal life, danger, survival, adventurer, friendship, rivalry, heroes, adventure, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, canada, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, realistic, serious, touching, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, vengeance, obsessive quest, heroic mission, righting the wronged, vigilantism, rivalry, escapades, siblings relations, civil war, horse chase, russian civil war ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: exciting, captivating, fairy tale, epic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, wizards and magicians, woman in danger, heroes, heroic mission, rescue, escapades, rivalry, love and romance, adventure, legends and myths, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: russia, finland
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: exciting, feel good, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, adventurer, heroes, good versus evil, danger, heroic mission, adventure, imaginary kingdom, folk hero, daring rescue, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, captivating
Audience: family outing, preschoolers
Plot: good versus evil, young heroes, friendship, adventurer, mischievous children, heroes, escapades, imaginary, disorder, imaginary kingdom, adolescence vs adulthood, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: stylized, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, rescue, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, romance, rivalry, danger, jousting, royal family ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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, epic, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: battles, uninhibited rivalry, vikings, rivalry, good versus evil, vengeance, danger, heroic mission, adventure, obsessive quest, love affair, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Dolf a 15 year old boy is sent back in time by a timemachine. Accidentally he is sent back to the Middle Ages. He is rescued by children who are part of a childrens' crusade, on their way to rescue Jeruzalem. During the trip Dolf finds out the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, epic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, young heroes, heroic mission, heroes, imaginary, rescue, rivalry, escapades, race against time, danger, youth ...
Time: middle ages, 2000s, 21st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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: humorous, tense, semi serious, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: desert, friendship, kidnapping, horse, adventure, family, rivalry, race against time, youth, danger, bittersweet, escapades ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: super vehicle, young heroes, kids in trouble, friends, social relations, mistaken identity, missing child, world spanning, danger, youth, elevator, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: latin america, usa, holland, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: family outing, kids
Plot: ghost, young heroes, legends and myths, miraculous event, social relations, village life, coming of age, supernatural, youth, village, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Adventures of Tom Sawyer and Huckleberry Finn (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 225 min.
Story: The screen version of the most famous novel by American writer Mark Twain "The Adventures of Tom Sawyer". Without a book about the adventures of Tom and his friends Huckleberry Finn and Becky Thatcher, one can not imagine the childhood of ...
Style: feel good, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, on the lam, runaway, friends, buddies, adventure, mischievous children, rebellion, misfit, young at heart, young heroes, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, missouri, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Flipper (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Many kids might say their best friend is a puppy or a pony. But for 12-year-old Sandy, the most special pet of all is the exuberant dolphin he rescues and who returns the favor by rescuing Sandy from sharks.The dolphin named Flipper first swam into ...
Style: touching, exciting, feel good, melancholic, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, healing power, family, young heroes, friendship, animal life, youth, danger, teenage life, pets, father son relationship, dolphins ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Treasure Guards (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On a dig in the remote Jordanian desert, maverick archaeologist Victoria Carter (Anna Friel) discovers an ancient scroll buried in the ruins of an old temple. It is encrypted with the location of the long lost Seal of Solomon, which, according to ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating
Plot: desert, adventure, adventurer, treasure hunt, heroes, rivalry, escapades, danger, chases and races, legends and myths, archeological dig, archaeologist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Against the Wild (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The action-packed feature film tells the dramatic tale of two siblings and their Alaskan Malamute, who must make an emergency landing when their small plane has engine problems. They find themselves in a beautiful but potentially dangerous natural ...
Style: serious, sentimental, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, survival, missing child, youth, danger, family problems, escapades, pets, wilderness, cave, salmon, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Where the River Runs Black (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An orphaned boy who was raised in the Amazon jungle is brought back to civilization by a priest who knows his father.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: jungle, priest, feral child, society, wizards and magicians, legends and myths, young heroes, orphan, reincarnation, americana, danger, culture clash ...
Time: 80s
Place: brazil, south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Huckleberry Finn (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Huckleberry Finn, a rambuctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish, plotting father by sailing a raft down the Mississippi River. Accompanying him is Jim, a slave running away from being ...
Style: realistic, feel good, touching, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, americana, on the run, coming of age, racism, mischievous children, adventure, chases and races, escapades, family, disorder, on the road ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, mississippi, mississippi river
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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The Bear (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphan bear cub hooks up with an adult male as they try to dodge human hunters.
Style: touching, uplifting, sentimental, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, wilderness, survival, animals, friendship, animal life, family, on the run, heroic mission, rescue, youth, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, british columbia, antarctica
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Bear with Me (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An orphaned bear cub is adopted by little Emily and her family. They name the cub Masha, raise her and release her back into the wild. Three years go by, and Emily is lost deep in the forest. Cold, frightened and alone in the darkness, she falls and ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, semi serious, sincere
Plot: young heroes, adventure, missing child, friendship, escapades, animal life, danger, getting home, family life, in the woods, poacher, deforestation ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: semi serious, captivating, humorous, thought provoking, realistic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: rich and poor, forbidden love, adventure, love and romance, human nature, youth, rivalry, power relations, young heroes, uninhibited rivalry, summer camp, fall in love ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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