Movies like The Sword and the Sorcerer

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The Sword and the Sorcerer (1982)
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The Sword and the Sorcerer (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mercenary with a three-bladed sword rediscovers his royal heritage when he is recruited to help a princess foil a brutal tyrant and a powerful sorcerer's plans to conquer the land.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, entertaining, bloody, ridiculous, surreal, exciting, absurd
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, sword fight, mythology, princess, telekinesis, resurrection, torture chamber, adventure, good versus evil, branding iron, vengeance, sorcerer, crimes, supernatural, heroes, hostages, supernatural ability, against the odds, adventurer, imaginary kingdom, danger, master warrior, heroic mission, imaginary, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: england, europe, dungeon

Most similar movies to The Sword and the Sorcerer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, rivalry, heroes, escapades, danger, good versus evil and sword and sorcery mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Sword and the Sorcerer: Deathstalker (1983), Kull the Conqueror (1997), Conan the Destroyer (1984), Conan the Barbarian (1982), Red Sonja (1985). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Deathstalker (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The warrior Deathstalker is tasked by an old witch lady to obtain and unite the three powers of creation - a chalice, an amulet, and a sword - lest the evil magician Munkar get them and use them for nefarious purposes. After obtaining the sword, ...
Style: bleak, serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: mud wrestling, rescue, sex, tournament, witch, monster, magic, danger, wizards and magicians, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, contests and competitions ...
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Kull the Conqueror (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A barbarian named Kull becomes ruler after defeating the old king in battle, thus receiving his crown. But direct heirs of the king, trying to topple Kull and regain the throne, bring an old witch queen Akivasha back to life. Their plan backfires, ...
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, awful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, sorceress, evil queen, betrayal, wizards, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, righting the wronged, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages, ancient history, 80s
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100%
Conan the Destroyer (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a character created by Robert E. Howard, this fast-paced, occasionally humorous sequel to Conan the Barbarian features the hero (Arnold Schwarzenegger) as he is commissioned by the evil queen Taramis (Sarah Douglas) to safely escort a teen ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rescue, good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, danger, master warrior, imaginary, sword and sorcery, barbarian, magic, woman in danger ...
Time: ancient history, twentieth century, prehistoric times, year 1984, stone age ...
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Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, barbarian, slavery, good versus evil, escapades, cult, gladiator, danger, obsessive quest, vengeance, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times, stone age, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 36K
Red Sonja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tyrant Gedren seeks the total power in a world of barbarism. She raids the city Hablac and kills the keeper of a talisman that gives her great power. Red Sonja, sister of the keeper, sets out with her magic sword to overthrow Gedren.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, adventure, good versus evil, vengeance, heroic mission, obsessive quest, murder, supernatural, chases and races, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, 80s
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53%
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: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, adventure, escapades, rivalry, danger, battles, heroes, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight ...
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49%
Conan the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan (Jason Momoa) realizes he is the only hope of saving the great ...
Style: exciting, stylized, light, captivating, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: barbarian, magic, good versus evil, battle, sword and sorcery, rescue, vengeance, rivalry, danger, heroic mission, master warrior, gory ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: dungeon, hawaii
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Dungeons & Dragons (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The classic role-playing game comes to life in this magical adventure. The empire of Izmer is a divided land: Elite magicians called Mages rule while lowly commoners are powerless. When Empress Savina (Thora Birch) vows to bring equality and ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: magic, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, supernatural ability, dragon, adventure, palaces castles and temples, danger, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, fantasy world ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Beastmaster (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, West Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Dar, is the son of a king, who is hunted by a priest after his birth and grows up in another family. When he becomes a grown man his new father is murdered by savages and he discovers that he has the ability to communicate with the animals, which ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, entertaining, stylized, scary ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, village, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, heroic mission, supernatural, danger, superhero, buddies, supernatural ability, magic ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of the Dragon God (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Due to a curse from his former master Profion, Damodar survived his death by Ridley Freeborn as an undead entity in pursuit of an evil artifact for some hundred years, so that he might be capable of unleashing unstoppable destruction on Izmir and ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, knight, master villain, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, escapades, supernatural ability, adventure, space and aliens, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Attack of the Gryphon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a mystical land torn apart by civil war, a warrior princess must team up with a rival warrior prince to hunt down an evil sorcerer who has summoned a giant flying demon which is terrorizing their land.
Style: epic, exciting, serious
Plot: civil war, escapades, danger, isolation, master warrior, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, uninhibited rivalry, supernatural ability, adventure, master villain, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Highlander: Endgame (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, USA, Luxembourg
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Immortals Connor and Duncan Macleod join forces against a man from Connor's distant past in the highlands of Scotland, Kell, an immensely powerful immortal who leads an army of equally powerful and deadly immortal swordsmen and assassins. No ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, melancholic, sequel to cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: immortality, supernatural ability, good versus evil, vengeance, adventure, gory, danger, supernatural, rivalry, heroic mission, sword fight, battle ...
Time: middle ages, 17th century, 2000s, 1990s, 18th century ...
Place: scotland, ireland, new york, europe, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Deathstalker and the Warriors from Hell (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The third thrilling saga of Deathstalker pits him against the evil wizard and ruler of the Southland, Troxartes, and his band of undead warriors. Dashing Deathstalker is entrusted by the beautiful Princess Carissa to protect an enchanted Jewel one ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, humorous, rough
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, magic, princess, jewel, castle, torture, wizards and magicians, battles, palaces castles and temples, treasure hunt, supernatural, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Archer: Fugitive from the Empire (1981)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The hero is given his mentor's bow (the Heartbow) which chooses its new owner when passed on. It fires arrows that blow up like grenades, but can only be wielded by the one chosen to wield her. The hero is a member of a nomadic tribe wiped out ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, barbarian, imaginary, fugitives, imaginary kingdom, master warrior, heroic mission, heroes, chases and races, adventure, escapades, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Clash of the Titans (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, superhuman powers, good versus evil, legends and myths, adventure, curses spells and rituals, danger, heroic mission, obsessive quest, monster, destiny, supernatural ability ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Dragonslayer (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The sorcerer and his apprentice Galen are on a mission to kill an evil dragon in order to save the King’s daughter from being sacrificed in accordance to a pact that the King himself made with the dragon to protect his kingdom. A fantasy film from ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, fairy tale, scenic ...
Plot: dragon, sword and sorcery, magic, apprentice, rescue, dark fantasy, human sacrifice, adventure, knight, sacrifice, sorcerer, danger ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: semi serious, humorous, stylized, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, knight, heroes, heroic mission, youth, adventurer, rescue, adventure, escapades, rivalry, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
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43%
 5.2
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Conquest (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young man, armed with a magical bow and arrows, embarks on a mystical journey through a mystical land to rid it of all evil and joins forces with an outlaw to take down an evil witch bent on claiming the magic bow for evil.
Style: atmospheric, serious, rough, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue, magic, friendship, archery, monster, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, supernatural, imaginary, adventure, heroes, deadly creature ...
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42%
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Wrath of the Titans (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A decade after his heroic defeat of the monstrous Kraken, Perseus-the demigod son of Zeus-is attempting to live a quieter life as a village fisherman and the sole parent to his 10-year old son, Helius. Meanwhile, a struggle for supremacy rages ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, epic, comic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, immortality, good versus evil, adventure, mythology, legends and myths, rescue, heroes, destiny, battles, fight for supremacy, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
Place: dungeon, ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Zu: Warriors from the Magic Mountain (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In the fifth century, constant civil war scars western China. To escape death, Ti, a young scout, jumps through a crevice in the Zu mountains where he meets and becomes the apprentice of Ting Yin, a spiritual man with great fighting powers. They ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, surreal, stylized, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, ghost, soldier, martial arts, daring rescue, curses spells and rituals, adventure, hopes, supernatural ability, rescue, superhero, danger ...
Place: hong kong, china, asia, ancient china
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41%
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Seventh Son (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: supernatural ability, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, witch, magic, young heroes, adventure, supernatural, exorcism, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, chosen one ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Conan the Adventurer (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Mexico, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Conan: The Adventurer is an American television series created, developed, financed, distributed and produced by Max A. Keller and Micheline Keller from 1997 to 1998 and loosely based on the fantasy hero Conan the Barbarian. The TV show premiered on ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission, obsessive quest, danger, vengeance, buddies, heroes, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, escapades ...
Time: prehistoric times, ancient history, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Wolfhound (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 136 min.
Story: He was doomed to die, but managed to survive, and now his mission is to revenge for the annihilation of his tribe. He is the great warrior who calls himself Volkodav, and is the last man from the tribe of Serie Psi (Grey Hounds). After escaping ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: magic, bravery, sword fight, vengeance, adventure, escapades, supernatural, revenge, heroes, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Princess Farah refuses to marry Sinbad until Prince Kassim, her brother, is able to give his consent. However, the Prince's wicked stepmother, Queen Zenobia, has changed Kassim into a baboon in order to have her own son crowned as caliph. ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, sword and sorcery, adventure, minotaur, heroes, heroic mission, battles, adventurer, daring rescue, escapades, curses spells and rituals, sailor ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Hawk the Slayer (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hawk the Slayer, after seeing both his father and bride die at the hands of his malevolent brother, Voltan, sets out for revenge and the chance to live up to his title. Tooling himself up with the "mind-sword" and recruiting a motley band ...
Style: stylized, humorous, atmospheric, semi serious, idiotic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: sword and sorcery, magic, crossbow, sorceress, slavery, sword, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, buddies, folk hero, clergy ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Last Airbender (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story follows the adventures of Aang, a young successor to a long line of Avatars, who must put his childhood ways aside and stop the Fire Nation from enslaving the Water, Earth and Air nations.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, destiny, chosen one, heroes, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, danger, martial arts, imaginary, save the world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Phantasm III: Lord of the Dead (1994)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Tall Man, that imposing menace from Morningside Mortuary, is back and once again haunting the thoughts of the now-adult Mike and his friend, ex-Ice Cream vendor Reggie. The two continue their hunt for the mysterious figure and in his path of ...
Style: scary, serious, rough, suspenseful, dark humor ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, tall man, mausoleum, supernatural, gory, slasher, danger, superhero, survival, psychopath, imaginary ...
Time: 90s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic, wants the tablet back and pursues Sinbad. Meanwhile Sinbad meets the Vizier who has another part of the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, stylized, semi serious, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: cyclops, pirate, good versus evil, island, adventurer, treasure hunt, map, adventure, tattoo, sailor, supernatural, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son -- two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, magic, rescue, villain, vengeance, imaginary kingdom, medieval, heroic mission, revenge, adoption, monster, kingdom ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Minion (1998)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: New York, Christmas Eve, 1999 - at the dawn of the new millennium - a subway construction crew unearths an eight hundred year old Celtic skeleton and a mysterious key. Archeologist Karen Goodleaf is called in to determine the meaning of the ...
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, tough guy, rivalry, master warrior, curses spells and rituals, heroes, escapades, danger, battles, mixed martial arts ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%