Movies and TV shows like Robin Hood 1984

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Robin Hood (1984)
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Robin Hood (1984)
Original name: Robin of Sherwood
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 Hood and shown on the premium cable TV channel Showtime and on PBS. The show starred Michael Praed and Jason Connery as two different incarnations of the title character. Unlike previous adaptations of the Robin Hood legend, Robin of Sherwood combined a gritty, authentic production design with elements of real-life history, 20th century fiction, and pagan myth. The series is also notable for its haunting title music by Clannad, which won a BAFTA award.
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, stylized
Plot: in the woods, folk hero, legends and myths, robin hood, witch, adventure, king, prince, heroes, monk, rich and poor, fighting the system, wizards and magicians, injustice, good versus evil, sheriff, vigilantism, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, criminal heroes, rivalry, oppression, renegades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe

Most similar movies to Robin Hood

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, adventure, heroes, rivalry, danger, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Robin Hood: Camelot (2011), The Last Kingdom (2015), Legend of the Seeker (2008), Beyond Sherwood Forest (2009), Merlin (1998). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: stylized, exciting, 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, robbery, escapades, romance, sheriff ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
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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, archer, love and romance, adventure, robin hood, hopes, rivalry, political intrigue, sword fight, betrayal, invasion ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 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, legends and myths, royal family, danger, state affairs, heroic mission, rivalry, throne, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: battles, kingdom, king, danger, rivalry, escapades, political unrest, vengeance, castle, heroes, viking, kidnapping ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Legend of the Seeker (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
Story: The adventures of woodsman Richard Cypher, who discovers that he was born to fulfill a prophecy of becoming a guardian hero to oppressed people. With the help of a mysterious woman named Kahlan and a wise old wizard named Zedd, he must stop a ...
Style: exciting, serious, humorous, entertaining, feel good
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, adventure, save the world, imaginary, witch, escapades, magical, ancient, chosen one, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Merlin and the War of the Dragons (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 5th Century Britian, a young Merlin struggles for his place in his known land under the tutelage of The Mage, a local wizard whom sees the young man's potential for magic, as well as face off against his evil former friend, Vendiger, whom ...
Style: exciting, stylized, semi serious, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, king, magic, wizards and magicians, battles, heroes, rivalry, legends and myths, adventure, imaginary, escapades, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Beyond Sherwood Forest (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: King Richard is away fighting the Crusade, his brother Prince John has been left in charge. In order to further international diplomatic relations with Norway, the beautiful young Maid Marian is to be married off to a prince. A cursed girl who can ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, based on legend
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robin hood, criminal heroes, escapades, corrupted ruler, adventure, in the woods, crimes, heroic mission, good versus evil, deadly, fighting the system, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 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: exciting, atmospheric, fairy tale, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, wizards and magicians, love and romance, dragon, witch, betrayal, king arthur, adventure, supernatural, friendship, rescue ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Mists of Avalon (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 183 min.
Story: A unique re-working of the Arthurian epic, based on the novel by Marion Zimmer Bradley, The Mists of Avalon tells the familiar tale but with an important twist: The story is told through the eyes of the women who wielded power behind King ...
Style: exciting, epic, atmospheric, serious, captivating ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: legends and myths, imaginary, wizards and magicians, heroes, state affairs, escapades, siblings relations, adventure, family relations, obsessive quest, arthurian legend, feminism ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Yet another variation on Mark Twain's "A Connecticut Yankee At King Arthur's Court." Here, a computer malfunction causes a science researcher to be sent back in time with her laptop, which she uses to amaze the court.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, knight, imaginary, legends and myths, good versus evil, friendship, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, rivalry, disorder, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, usa, connecticut
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
 2K
Neverwhere (1996)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Richard Mayhew leads an ordinary life in London when one day a girl named Door falls, injured, across his path. The next thing he knows, his life is gone and he's pulled into the fantastical world of London Below. Pursued by the murderous ...
Style: offbeat, serious, atmospheric, dark humor, stylized
Plot: imaginary kingdom, angel, imaginary, adventure, danger, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, supernatural, assassination, homelessness ...
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, semi serious, tense, captivating, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: heroes, rescue, royal family, tough girl, folk hero, good versus evil, robin hood, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, assassination, woman fights a man ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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. ...
Style: stylized, serious, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: knight, throne, legends and myths, escapades, corrupted ruler, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, adventurer, ruler, rivalry, vigilantism, save the day ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Adventures of Sinbad (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Adventures of Sinbad is a Canadian television series which aired from 1996 to 1998. It follows on the story from the pilot of the same name, and revolves around the series' protagonist, Sinbad. The series is a re-telling of the adventures ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, light, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, magic, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, danger, ocean or sea, wizards and magicians, imaginary, escapades, curses spells and rituals, sword fight ...
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Jekyll and Hyde (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Inspired by the original novella by Robert Louis Stevenson, Jekyll and Hyde is set in 1930s London and follows Robert Jekyll, the grandson of Henry Jekyll, on his quest to discover his real identity, his true family history and the nature of his ...
Style: scary, exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: split personality, anti heroes, self discovery, superhuman powers, escapades, disorder, heroes, supernatural ability, danger, experiment gone awry, curses spells and rituals, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Legend of Drona (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: India
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Aditya is an orphaned and lonely young man. He soon learns that he belongs to a family of ancestral warriors who guard a mystic source of cosmic energy, and he must now take up his responsibilities.
Style: exciting, serious
Plot: good versus evil, danger, heroes, ancient mystery, adventure, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, destiny, martial arts, rivalry, chase, battles ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 6.5
 3K
Sinbad (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Sinbad accidentally kills the son of the powerful Lord Akbari in a fist fight. As recompense for the blood debt, Sinbad's brother is killed in front of his eyes. Sinbad escapes, but his grandmother uses a magic talisman to curse him for the ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting
Plot: rivalry, storm, thief, ship, adventurer, chef, on the road, ocean or sea, heroes, danger, curses spells and rituals, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.6
 2K
The Hexer (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The TV series and the film were loosely based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series The Witcher (Wiedźmin).
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural, supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, semi serious, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, youth, adventure, escapades, rescue, adventurer, legends and myths, danger, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.9
 65K
Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, legends and myths, magical, knight, adventure, witch, king, heroes, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, royal family, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
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: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, king arthur, legends and myths, rivalry, adventurer, heroes, folk hero, wizards and magicians, adventure, master warrior, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ 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, feel good, humorous, light, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, supernatural ability, hercules, superhuman powers, adventure, master warrior, heroic mission, rescue, rivalry, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 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: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, intense ...
Plot: knight, witch, adventure, folk hero, legends and myths, good versus evil, king arthur, king, magic, heroic mission, danger, battle ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, heroes, battles, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, magic, knight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Witches of Oz (2011)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: The Witches of Oz follows the exploits of the grown Dorothy Gale, now a successful children's book author, as she moves from Kansas to present day New York City. Dorothy quickly learns that her popular books are based on repressed childhood ...
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, entertaining, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, escapades, adventure, master villain, writer's life, danger, wizard of oz, rivalry, childhood flashback, family, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Krabat and the Legend of the Satanic Mill (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Germany, UK, Romania
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A 14-year-old orphan named Krabat flees the horrors of the 30 Years War by becoming an apprentice to an ominous master of a mysterious mill. Krabat is not only taught the craft of milling, but is also instructed in the sinister world of the darker ...
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: wizards and magicians, apprentice, supernatural ability, countryside, coming of age, friendship, buddies, rivalry, good versus evil, danger, best friends, supernatural ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, UK, Iceland, USA, Australia
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The blood-soaked tale of a Norse warrior's battle against the great and murderous troll, Grendel. Heads will roll. Out of allegiance to the King Hrothgar, the much respected Lord of the Danes, Beowulf leads a troop of warriors across the sea to ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, gloomy, exciting ...
Plot: good versus evil, battles, adventure, norse mythology, sword and sorcery, heroes, danger, legends and myths, dangerous animal, mythology, dark hero, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 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: stylized, exciting, serious, atmospheric, captivating
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: atlantis, greek mythology, young heroes, adventure, youth, danger, legends and myths, family, imaginary kingdom, escapades, mysterious place, island ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Xena: Warrior Princess is an American–New Zealand supernatural fantasy adventure series that aired in syndication from September 4, 1995 until June 18, 2001. The series was created in 1995 by writer-director-producer Robert Tapert under his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, feel good, sexy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: legends and myths, friendship, feminism, adventure, good versus evil, anti hero, tough girl, ancient, sword fight, danger, greek mythology, lesbian subtext ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, india, egypt, china ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, intense, scenic, entertaining ...
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, holy land, dungeon, europe, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%