Movies and TV shows like Robin Hood 1984

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Robin Hood (1984)
 8.5
 3K
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, stylized, captivating
Plot: folk hero, in the woods, legends and myths, adventure, vigilantism, vigilante, robin hood, righting the wronged, criminal heroes, fighting the system, good versus evil, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, rich and poor, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, injustice, imaginary, renegades, monk, oppression, prince, witch ...
Time: middle ages
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 epic films and TV series with plots about escapades, adventure, rivalry, heroes, danger, good versus evil and legends and myths mostly in Drama, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Robin Hood: Camelot (2011), The Last Kingdom (2015), Legend of the Seeker (2008), Merlin (2008), Beyond Sherwood Forest (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 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: knight, fighting the system, in the woods, criminal heroes, robin hood, adventure, righting the wronged, romance, escapades, injustice, folk hero, sheriff ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 233K
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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, folk hero, adventure, love and romance, betrayal, archer, robin hood, king of england, bow and arrow, village, fighting the system, heroes ...
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, exciting, epic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, king arthur, knight, heroic mission, legends and myths, royal family, state affairs, camelot, danger, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, folk hero ...
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: exciting, captivating, epic, stylized, serious ...
Plot: battles, kingdom, king, danger, escapades, political unrest, rivalry, castle, viking, heroes, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, adventure, save the world, ancient, magical, imaginary, witch, escapades, chosen one, loss of parent ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 63K
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: legends and myths, wizards and magicians, adventure, imaginary kingdom, magical, royal family, supernatural ability, heroes, king, dragon, knight, prophecy ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: exciting, serious, captivating, based on legend
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robin hood, adventure, folk hero, heroic mission, arrow, in the woods, fighting the system, escapades, heroes, imaginary, deadly creature, criminal heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: semi serious, exciting, epic, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, king, magic, adventurer, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary, rivalry, legends and myths, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: serious, atmospheric, exciting, epic, based on legend
Plot: wizards and magicians, legends and myths, imaginary, incest, adventure, folk hero, royal family, escapades, heroes, family relations, obsessive quest, siblings relations ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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: atmospheric, exciting, serious, stylized, epic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: betrayal, good versus evil, witch, king arthur, adventure, knight, christianity, supernatural ability, camelot, dragon, rescue, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.5
 901
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: serious, exciting, epic, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: knight, throne, adventure, adventurer, folk hero, palaces castles and temples, master warrior, romance, daring rescue, righting the wronged, danger, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ 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: serious, atmospheric, offbeat, dark humor, stylized
Plot: imaginary kingdom, angel, adventure, imaginary, good versus evil, escapades, danger, heroes, rivalry, supernatural, london underground, 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: semi serious, humorous, tense
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, family, heroes, rivalry, royal family, folk hero, adventure, arrow, robin hood, danger, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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, adventure, supernatural ability, good versus evil, heroes, magic, danger, battles, sword and sorcery, escapades, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ 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: stylized, serious, epic, exciting
Plot: ship, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, on the road, escapades, curses spells and rituals, destiny, legends and myths, danger, heroes, hopes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: serious, exciting
Plot: good versus evil, martial arts, superhero, ancient mystery, curses spells and rituals, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, semi serious, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, king arthur, knight, experiment, supernatural romance, mad scientist, race against time, friendship, family, curses spells and rituals, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 8.6
 302K
Vikings (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, stylized, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, vikings, historical character, legends and myths, heroic, tough heroes, master warrior, battles, viking, adventure, folk hero, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: suspenseful, serious, atmospheric, scary, exciting ...
Plot: split personality, anti heroes, curse, transformation, double life, maniac, superhuman powers, adventure, curses spells and rituals, danger, disorder, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: serious, captivating, exciting, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, apprentice, countryside, adventure, teachers and students, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, danger, heroes, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, king arthur, legends and myths, adventurer, adventure, palaces castles and temples, folk hero, master warrior, wizards and magicians, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: knight, folk hero, good versus evil, adventure, courage, robbery, thief, robin hood, chase, dishonesty, greed, justice ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, dungeon, holy land, jerusalem
⇓ 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: stylized, captivating, exciting, entertaining, serious
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, adventure, master villain, escapades, wizard of oz, writer's life, danger, rivalry, childhood flashback, family, imaginary ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Pillars of the Earth (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Pillars of the Earth is an eight-part 2010 TV miniseries, adapted from Ken Follett's novel of the same name.
Style: captivating, serious, stylized, realistic, epic ...
Plot: heir heiress, ambition, royal family, queen, king, power struggle, throne, love and romance, kingdom, state affairs, romance, power relations ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ 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, rough, gloomy, exciting, based on legend ...
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, norse mythology, viking, sword and sorcery, adventure, dangerous animal, vengeance, legends and myths, mythical creature, swordsman, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
1066: The Battle for Middle Earth (2009)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: October 14th, 1066 is the most famous date in English history. It is the year of TWO invasions of England, and in which three huge and bloody pitched battles were fought
Style: serious, captivating, epic, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political unrest, war, battles, rivalry, danger, adventure, escapades, military, state affairs, king, stabbed in the chest, murder ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, norway, flanders, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.4
 52K
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, king arthur, magic, adultery, forbidden love ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe
⇓ 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, legends and myths, danger, family, imaginary kingdom, youth, escapades, greek, mysterious place ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, good versus evil, magic, ship, adventure, swashbuckler, travel, sword fight, sword and sorcery, escapades, ocean or sea, heroes ...
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.8
 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: serious, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, jousting, rescue, adventure, adventurer, folk hero, master warrior, romance, heroic mission, good versus evil, danger, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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