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.
TV show
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: robin hood, folk hero, in the woods, legends and myths, vigilantism, sword and sorcery, witch, adventure, king, prince, heroes, monk, rich and poor, fighting the system, wizards and magicians, injustice, good versus evil, sheriff, danger, devious, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
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, captivating and stylized films and TV series with plots about heroes, adventure, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, danger and imaginary mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Robin Hood: Camelot (2011), Beyond Sherwood Forest (2009), The Last Kingdom (2015), Merlin (1998), The Mists of Avalon (2001). 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.
TV show
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, humorous ...
Plot: knight, swords and armor, robin hood, archery, fighting the system, adventure, castle, in the woods, criminal heroes, sheriff, robbery, righting the wronged ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
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100%
 6.5
 23K
Camelot (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Ireland, USA, UK, Canada
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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, captivating, serious, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, king arthur, wizards and magicians, camelot, royal family, legends and myths, heroic mission, danger, state affairs, throne, rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 251K
Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
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: exciting, captivating, epic, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, love and romance, folk hero, archer, adventure, medieval, king, sword fight, hopes, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robin hood, heroes, adventure, crimes, good versus evil, folk hero, deadly, imaginary, heroic mission, fighting the system, deadly creature, criminal heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Last Kingdom (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, epic, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: king, battles, kingdom, danger, rivalry, castle, vengeance, heroes, british, political unrest, escapades, viking ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, captivating, entertaining, suspense, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, magic, king, adventure, supernatural, imaginary, rivalry, escapades, danger, legends and myths, battles, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 20K
Merlin (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 182 min.
TV show
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: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: king arthur, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, dragon, knight, adventure, witch, betrayal, wizards, sorcerer, supernatural, friendship ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
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35%
The Mists of Avalon (2001)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, Germany, USA
Duration: 183 min.
TV show
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, atmospheric, epic, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: wizards and magicians, imaginary, heroes, legends and myths, magic, state affairs, escapades, obsessive quest, adventure, family relations, siblings relations, medieval ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Princess of Thieves (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
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: tough girl, heroes, robin hood, rescue, royal family, folk hero, good versus evil, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, assassination, woman fights a man ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Pillars of the Earth (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Canada, UK, Hungary
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, serious, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: medieval, catholic church, ambition, power struggle, state affairs, religions or cults, manipulations, royal family, throne, manipulation, rivals, power relations ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
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: teens, family outing, boys' night, date night, girls' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, folk hero, thief, chase, good versus evil, justice, courage, adventure, archer, sword fight, greed ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, holy land, israel, jerusalem
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31%
 6.4
 3K
Sinbad (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: exciting, stylized, serious, disturbing, tense ...
Plot: ocean or sea, escapades, adventurer, destiny, legends and myths, rivalry, danger, ship, storm, heroes, thief, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 8th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
 980
Ivanhoe (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 270 min.
TV show
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, realistic, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: knight, legends and myths, throne, uninhibited rivalry, royal family, daring rescue, romance, adventurer, heroes, love and romance, dishonesty, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Legend of Drona (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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, superhero, heroes, martial arts, legends and myths, parallel world, danger, adventure, rivalry, imaginary, heroic mission, destiny ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Jekyll and Hyde (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, psychological, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: split personality, anti heroes, self discovery, superhuman powers, danger, adventure, experiment gone awry, supernatural ability, curses spells and rituals, escapades, heroes, disorder ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Legend of the Seeker (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, feel good, entertaining, humorous
Audience: teens
Plot: imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, imaginary, magical, chosen one, adventure, save the world, witch, escapades, ancient, prophecy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Adventures of Sinbad (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
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, adventure, escapades, wizards and magicians, heroes, good versus evil, sword fight, battles, ocean or sea, curses spells and rituals, danger ...
Place: middle east, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 3.6
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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, stylized, serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, heroes, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.9
 72K
Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, magical, king arthur, supernatural ability, knight, imaginary kingdom, witch, wizards and magicians, friendship, dragon, curses spells and rituals, royal family ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
14%
A Knight in Camelot (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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, feel good, entertaining, offbeat ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, heroic mission, imaginary, good versus evil, legends and myths, friendship, escapades, adventure, rivalry, disorder, fish out of water, family ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, connecticut, europe, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
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Jade Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Finland, Netherlands, China, Estonia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Thousands of years ago in ancient China, a love struck sword hero fights against his destiny. He wants another chance to be reunited with his loved one and he gets that chance, in a far away place and a far away time, in the cold north, in modern ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, reincarnation, danger, supernatural, adventure, rivalry, supernatural ability, good versus evil, escapades, curses spells and rituals, destiny, imaginary ...
Place: finland, china, asia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Riese: Kingdom Falling (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: Riese: Kingdom Falling is a science fiction-fantasy series which debuted online on November 2, 2009. The series is about a traveller named Riese, who flees across the wartorn lands of Eleysia with her wolf, Fenrir. Hunted by a terrifying religious ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: save the kingdom, adventure, legends and myths, escapades, danger, on the road, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, steampunk, wolf, fantasy world, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Letter for the King (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: A young boy holds the fate of the kingdom in his hands when he embarks on a quest to deliver a secret message in this sweeping fantasy series.
Style: fairy tale, light, exciting, entertaining, enigmatic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: knight, medieval, warrior, heroes, friendship, vengeance, adventure, rivalry, good versus evil, love and romance, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Merlin: The Return (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: "Merlin: The Return" is the story of the battle between good and evil. The dark forces of Mordred are pitted against the mythical sorcery of Merlin. Mordred and his mother Morgana have been imprisoned in another world for the past 1500 ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, true love, adventure, folk hero, rivalry, wizards and magicians, rescue, danger, curses spells and rituals, friendship, wooing ...
Time: 20th century, middle ages
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Krod Mandoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire (2009)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Kröd Mändoon and the Flaming Sword of Fire is a British-American comedic sword and sorcery series created by Peter A. Knight, co-produced by Hat Trick Productions and Media Rights Capital for Comedy Central and BBC Two, which premiered on April 9, ...
Style: epic, humorous, not serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chosen one, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, folk hero, escapades, rivalry, ruler, prophecy, villain, heroic, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
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, humorous, light, feel good, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, hercules, legends and myths, heroic mission, rescue, rivalry, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ 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: serious, captivating, exciting, stylized, fairy tale
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, supernatural, adventure, friendship, curses spells and rituals, teachers and students, buddies, apprentice, good versus evil, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, UK, Iceland, USA, Australia
Duration: 104 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, exciting, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: norse mythology, mythology, viking, battles, good versus evil, heroes, adventure, sword and sorcery, wizards, danger, dangerous animal, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Zhongkui: Snow Girl and the Dark Crystal (2015)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Chinese legendary anti-hero Zhong Kui, a young man endowed with mysterious powers who is forced into a battle among the realms of Heaven, Earth and Hell in the course of his attempt to save his countrymen and the woman he loves.
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, entertaining, tense ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, good versus evil, adventure, curses spells and rituals, love affair, escapades, master warrior, supernatural, legends and myths, love and romance, imaginary, supernatural ability ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Quest of the Delta Knights (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A secret society, the Delta Knights, attempts to save a medieval society from the evil over-lady.
Style: semi serious, exciting, stylized, humorous, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, good versus evil, heroic mission, heroes, youth, rescue, adventurer, escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%