Movies like Lionheart 1987

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Lionheart (1987)
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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 safety.
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: medieval, adventure, rescue, folk hero, daring rescue, partners, obsessive quest, state affairs, heroic mission, violence, crusader, knight, youth, ancient, sword, swashbuckler, sword fight, heroes, legends and myths, graphic violence, master warrior, escapades, rivalry, save the lady, child in peril ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: france, paris france, europe, holy land

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Most similar movies to Lionheart

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, captivating and epic films with plots about adventure, heroes, escapades, rivalry, danger, medieval and sword fight mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Lionheart: Crusaders (2001), Ivanhoe (1982), Warrior Angels (2002), Ivanhoe (1997), Marco Polo (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crusaders (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 194 min.
Story: Towards the end of the eleventh century, Pope Urban II announces a crusade against the Saracens, who have occupied the holy city of Jerusalem. Three young friends Richard, Peter and Andrew set off to join the crusading army.
Style: realistic, captivating, serious, epic
Plot: crusade, adventure, battles, friendship, war, military, leadership, heroic mission, pope, rivalry, politics, society ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: holy land, europe, israel
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100%
 6.7
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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: exciting, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, heroes, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, medieval, rivalry, romance, sword fight, robin hood ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 4.1
 371
Warrior Angels (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Ireland, Lithuania
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 1190, the knight Elizabeth leaves her young son Peter in England, battles, and is wounded in the Third Holy Crusade. She must return to her village, where she is informed by the local priest that Peter was abducted by the wicked tyrant Grekkor ...
Style: serious, exciting, disturbing, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, heroes, rivalry, rescue, adventure, daring rescue, escapades, vengeance, battles, master warrior, courage, sword ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 7.4
 1K
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: fairy tale, exciting, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, family outing
Plot: knight, medieval, legends and myths, empire, ancient, royalty, righting the wronged, save the lady, ruler, battles, uninhibited rivalry, vigilantism ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 5.9
 2K
Marco Polo (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: Assigned to accompany two priests on a mission to convert the court of Kublai Khan to Christianity, Marco Polo is abandoned in the mountains when the priests, doubting the very existence of China, turn back. Polo eventually pushes bravely forth ...
Style: captivating, exciting, atmospheric, epic, serious ...
Plot: adventurer, heroes, heroic mission, dishonesty, hopes, rivalry, leadership, political unrest, culture clash, society, medieval, priest ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: asia, china, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Letter for the King (2008)
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 ...
Style: sincere, feel good, entertaining, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, friendship, obsessive quest, medieval, rivalry, youth, sword fight, family, fight ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Amazons and Gladiators (2001)
Genre: Drama, Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 94 min.
Story: During the Roman Empire, General Crassius ruled a small province with an Iron fist. Serena, a young girl in a village, watches Crassius kill her parents. Crassius and Serena's destiny would lead them to the Gladiator ring; the Amazons Warrior ...
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, amazon, sword fight, rivalry, adventure, heroes, vengeance, heroic mission, roman empire, female fighter, girl power, medieval ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Viking Saga: Son of Thor (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Drama set in the viking age, Helgi witnesses the destruction of his village and narrowly escapes to his uncle Rurik who raises him like his son. Many years later he meets the people responsible for his parents death and someone he never expected to ...
Style: saga, captivating, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: viking, battles, adventure, vengeance, rivalry, medieval, escapades, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, murder, paganism, legend ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: denmark, europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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King Arthur, the Young Warlord (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This is the inspiring, epic journey of a noble warrior's quest to prove his worth, his might, and his destined fate to become the next ruler of Britain.
Style: vintage
Plot: medieval, arthurian legend, knight, ancient, sword and sorcery, celtic, battles, heroes, horse, archery, duel, violence ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: captivating, exciting, serious, epic, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: medieval, explorer, tough heroes, obsessive quest, romance, adventure, escapades, state affairs, master warrior, dishonesty, adventurer, good versus evil ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: asia, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.0
 251
Kidnapped (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 222 min.
Story: Kidnapped is a two-part BBC television adaptation of the 1893 novel of the same name by Robert Louis Stevenson. The show is directed by Brendan Maher and stars James Anthony Pearson as Davie Balfour and Iain Glen as Alan Breck. Attempting to claim ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, orphan, heroes, heroic mission, teenage life, adventure, escapades, daring rescue, good versus evil, pirate, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.8
 22K
The Musketeers (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspense, epic ...
Plot: musketeer, adventure, heroic mission, swords and armor, state affairs, sword fight, king, partners, escapades, good versus evil, medieval, swordsman ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Arn: The Kingdom at Road's End (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. ...
Style: serious, exciting, atmospheric, rough, realistic ...
Plot: medieval, state affairs, war, battlefield, homecoming, military, escapades, adventure, forbidden love, battle zone, heroic mission, leadership ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, holy land, eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Magic Sword (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: The son of a sorceress, armed with weapons, armour and six magically summoned knights, goes on a quest to save a princess from a vengeful wizard.
Style: semi serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: sword and sorcery, dragon, magic, dinosaur, pagan, ancient, christianity, witchcraft, wizards, heroes, battles, curse ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, humorous, stylized, psychotronic
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, youth, heroic mission, rescue, adventurer, adventure, escapades, rivalry, legends and myths, medieval, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.0
 251
Atlas (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Greece
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Evil king Praximedes convinces superhero Atlas to fight for him, but Atlas eventually sees the king's true nature and turns against him.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, cult, daring rescue, heroes, soldier, betrayal, military, escapades, rivalry, adventure, state affairs, battles ...
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Last Valley (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: People in a small German village in the last valley to remain untouched by the devastating Thirty Years' War try to exist in peace with a group of soldiers occupying the valley.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: village, battles, anti war, adventure, village life, war, chaos, society, rescue, heroes, military, german history ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Zatoichi on the Road (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Zatoichi is sworn to protect the life of a young girl and without any real allies finds himself in the middle of a bloody turf war.
Style: serious, saga, cult film
Plot: samurai, martial arts, ninja, ancient, gang war, sword, murder, rivalry, rescue, heroes, daring rescue, escapades ...
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 6.5
 2K
Kenau (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, Hungary, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: While she fights a heroic battle against the Spanish besieger with her female army, Kenau, driven by hate and sorrow of the execution of her youngest daughter, is threatened to also lose her eldest daughter, because her fear and pain are covered by ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: battles, folk hero, adventure, leadership, escapades, heroes, military, spy, girl, women, medieval, siege ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ironclad: Battle for Blood (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Serbia
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A survivor of the Great Siege of Rochester Castle fights to save his clan from from Celtic raiders. A sequel to the 2011 film, "Ironclad."
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, saga
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, castle, battles, sword fight, vengeance, adventure, rivalry, escapades, warrior, sword and shield, uninhibited rivalry, strong violent content ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 5K
Robin Hood (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Swashbuckling legend of Robin Hood unfolds in the 12th century when the mighty Normans ruled England with an iron fist.
Style: epic, fairy tale, semi serious, atmospheric, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robin hood, medieval, adventure, good versus evil, ancient, legend, heroes, righting the wronged, heroic mission, legends and myths, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, epic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient world, greek mythology, forest, mate swapping, betrayal, rescue, lovers on the run, aging, state affairs, femme fatale, adventure, master warrior ...
Time: 60s
Place: rome italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Hercules Reborn (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When a young man's bride is kidnapped by an evil king, he turns to Hercules for help. The fallen hero has been living in exile, banished for killing his family, but the young man's courage inspires Hercules. Together, they fight to rescue ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, tense
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: hercules, superhuman powers, adventure, heroes, legends and myths, escapades, good versus evil, rescue, graphic violence, tough heroes, heroic mission, rivalry ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A look at Genghis Khan's life, from his birth to conquests in Asia.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, conquering, adventure, heroes, ambition, leadership, medieval, haunted by the past, escapades, rise to the top, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 12th century
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
George and the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.
Style: serious, exciting, light, melancholic, tense ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: sword, medieval, dragon, clergy, good versus evil, wooing, rivalry, catholic priest, mother superior, heroes, empire, nun ...
Time: middle ages
Place: middle east, holy land, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 2.8
 853
Three Suns (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: Sweden
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The plague hits medieval Sweden.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: medieval, plague, obsessive quest, escapades, on the road, adventure, woman in danger, strong female presence, painter, female protagonist, horse, rat ...
Time: 14th century, middle ages
Place: sweden, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 106
Saul and David (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: David of Bethlehem slays the giant and becomes a rival to King Saul.
Style: captivating, epic, stylized, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: old testament, ancient, bible, ancient world, christian, faith, battles, friendship, political unrest, ancient history, royal family, infidelity ...
Place: rome italy, middle east, holy land, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.4
 189
Gladiators 7 (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Framed for the escape of five gladiators from the arena, the son of one of Sparta's leading citizens is sentenced to the arena as gladiator himself and forced to fight for his life in the Roman Colosseum. Years later he manages to escape and ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient world, empire, gladiator, revolution, battles, righting the wronged, rivalry, samurai, escapades, state affairs, corrupted ruler, heroes ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 788
Stranded (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A retelling of the classic Swiss Family Robinson story.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, serious
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: island, pirate, daring rescue, family relations, family in danger, adventure, estrangement, isolation, family life, confined, husband wife relationship, father son relationship ...
Time: 21st century, 19th century, contemporary
Place: thailand
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 12K
Atlantis (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, captivating, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: atlantis, legends and myths, adventure, escapades, friendship, young heroes, greek, imaginary kingdom, medieval, mythology, fistfight, heroic mission ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%