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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), Dawn of the Dragonslayer (2011), Lionheart (1987). 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, serious, stylized, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, obsessive quest, rivalry, good versus evil, royal family, curses spells and rituals, imaginary, adventure, master warrior, escapades, heroes ...
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: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, heroic mission, heroes, youth, adventurer, rescue, adventure, escapades, danger, legends and myths, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, captivating, exciting, epic, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: love and romance, state affairs, rivalry, ambition, culture clash, danger, tough heroes, good versus evil, rescue, adventurer, master warrior, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, friends, danger, supernatural, escapades, daring rescue, heroes, prince, palace ...
⇓ 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, sentimental, epic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, heroes, adventure, supernatural, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, love and romance, imaginary kingdom, youth, vengeance, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 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, sword ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, holy land, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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, rescue, imaginary, adventure, escapades, woman in danger, danger, imaginary kingdom, family, heroes, love and romance, cinderella story ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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, entertaining, captivating, exciting, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, friendship, knight, supernatural, parallel world, heroes, imaginary kingdom, danger, rivalry, orphan, kidnapping ...
Place: stockholm sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: adventure, vengeance, obsessive quest, righting the wronged, vigilantism, heroic mission, siblings relations, escapades, rivalry, civil war, horse chase, hopes ...
Time: 20s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, rescue, heroes, heroic mission, good versus evil, adventure, escapades, romance, rivalry, danger, jousting, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: captivating, exciting, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: obsessive quest, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, escapades, heroes, love affair, rivalry, master warrior, heroic mission, danger, vikings, battles ...
Time: middle ages
Place: iceland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, serious, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: good versus evil, wizards and magicians, woman in danger, heroes, rescue, heroic mission, rivalry, legends and myths, adventure, love and romance, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
Place: finland, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.1
 2K
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, family, friendship, animal life, young heroes, teenage life, danger, youth, pets, healing power, father son relationship, dolphins ...
Time: 60s, 1960s, 80s
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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, serious, atmospheric
Audience: family outing
Plot: island, ship, danger, isolation, survival, friends, ocean or sea, youth, pirate, escapades, young heroes, heroes ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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, danger, treasure hunt, inventions and discoveries, friends, survival, rivalry, friendship, heroes, family, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, england, canada, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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, legends and myths, chases and races, 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: realistic, sentimental, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: family outing
Plot: survival, adventure, escapades, danger, youth, family problems, missing child, wilderness, pets, cave, salmon, family ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, melancholic, exciting ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing, teens
Plot: desert, friendship, kidnapping, horse, adventure, family, pets, animal life, rivalry, friends, escapades, heroic mission ...
Place: morocco, africa, new york, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Flying Liftboy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: feel good, sentimental, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: imaginary, miraculous event, state affairs, escapades, adventure, danger, youth, misfit, elevator, friendship, mistaken identity, missing child ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: usa, holland, latin america, europe, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: sincere, exciting, suspenseful, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: friendship, survival, wilderness, coming of age, danger, youth, adventure, nature, teaching the ways of the world, lake or river, teenage life, group of friends ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: usa, manhattan new york city, new york, california, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, exciting, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, escapades, danger, battles, rivalry, heroes, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, realistic, touching, humorous, thought provoking ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: rich and poor, forbidden love, rivalry, adventure, love and romance, young heroes, escapades, family, fall in love, heroes, uninhibited rivalry, summer camp ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, captivating, enigmatic, light ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: giant, imaginary kingdom, adventure, youth, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, save the princess, heroic mission, princess, family, imaginary, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: uplifting, sentimental, feel good, touching, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: survival, wolf, human spirit, teenage life, adventure, friendship, wilderness, pets, danger, daring rescue, family relations, animal life ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: serious, suspenseful, touching
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: ghost, legends and myths, heroes, escapades, village life, young heroes, adventure, social relations, family relations, village, miraculous event, family ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: ireland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Asterix and Obelix Meet Cleopatra (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The Egyptian Queen Cleopatra bets against the Roman Emperor, Julius Caesar, that her people are still great, even if the times of the Pharaohs has long passed. She vows (against all logic) to build a new palace for Caesar within three months. Since ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: adventure, ancient rome, ancient egypt, heroic mission, against the odds, heroes, cleopatra, architect, magic, rivalry, emperor, supernatural ability ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Return to Nim's Island (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Australia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Fourteen year old Nim, more determined than ever to protect her island and all the wildlife that call it home, faces off against resort developers and animal poachers. Soon she realizes she can’t depend on her animal cohorts alone and must make ...
Style: exciting, humorous, sincere, captivating, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: island, danger, animal rescue, teenage life, adventure, animal life, environmentalism, family relations, escapades, save the day, friendship, poacher ...
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: wilderness, misfit, heroes, survival, danger, youth, adventurer, rescue, escapades, family, family life, animal life ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Crown and the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a war-torn country that is plagued by a vicious dragon, Elenn, an arrogant, young noblewoman, accompanies her aunt on a mission to bring an ancient relic to the secret coronation of the rightful king.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, feel good, sincere
Plot: dragon, adventure, heroic mission, adventurer, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, on the road, good versus evil, danger, magic ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
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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, feel good, touching, realistic, serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, teens
Plot: florida keys, summer, family, adventure, friendship, teenage life, friends, family relations, island, youth, danger, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: florida, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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