Movies like Grendel

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Grendel (2007)
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Grendel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: King Higlack of the Gauths entrusts prince Finn and a fire ball weapon to his champion, slayer Beowulf. They lead twelve men on a mission to help king Hrothgar of the Danes, whose once glorious realm is terrorized by the undefeated monster Grendel. The task is made more difficult as Hrothgar kept gruesome secrets.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, bleak, psychotronic
Plot: viking, adventure, vengeance, heroes, good versus evil, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, escapades, graphic violence, legends and myths, deadly creature, fight, master warrior, monster, sword, destiny, fire, ritual, father figure, sword and sorcery, danger, imaginary, deadly, crossbow, vikings
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark

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Most similar movies to Grendel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful and stylized films with plots about rivalry, heroes, danger, escapades, adventure, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Fantasy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Grendel: Jabberwock Dragon Siege (2011), Cyclops (2008), Hammer of the Gods (2009), Hirokin (2012), Reign of the Gargoyles (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jabberwock Dragon Siege (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Alec a courageous but impetuous knight returns to his home village having been summoned by his older brother Francis to care for their ailing father. The brothers' reunion is short-lived as a traveller terrified and half-crazed arrives to warn ...
Style: exciting, serious, sentimental
Audience: teens
Plot: daring rescue, heroic mission, adventure, supernatural, deadly creature, rivalry, imaginary kingdom, escapades, legends and myths, village, master warrior, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, exciting, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: norse mythology, mythology, viking, good versus evil, heroes, sword and sorcery, adventure, battles, wizards, legends and myths, sword fight, troll ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.9
 1K
Cyclops (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The corrupt Emperor Tiberius forces his bravest general, Marcus, to subdue the monstrous Cyclops that has been decimating the countryside...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized, epic
Plot: cyclops, adventure, good versus evil, legends and myths, dangerous animal, state affairs, escapades, ancient history, roman empire, battles, folk hero, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Hammer of the Gods (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Bulgaria, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Thor along with his friends travels to mysterious island seeking glory and fame. Upon arriving they encounter strange creatures and they start searching the island for answers. Meanwhile Thor keeps seeing visions for a mighty warrior and a big ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, rough ...
Plot: norse mythology, viking, island, adventure, heroes, destiny, battles, escapades, rivalry, legends and myths, village, heir ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 3.3
 2K
Hirokin (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, captivating, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebellion, freedom, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, rebelliousness, corrupted ruler, rivalry, heroes, escapades, warrior, oppression ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Reign of the Gargoyles (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Bulgaria
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During World War 2 a group of brave US Airmen are downed in Nazi controlled Europe, after their aircraft is attacked by Nazi-controlled mythological Gargoyles.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: world war two, good versus evil, military, supernatural, deadly creature, daring rescue, heroic mission, survival, adventure, heroes, escapades, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, battles, heroes, rivalry, elf, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.3
 3K
Vikingdom (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Malaysia, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A warrior fleeing the violence of his past must take up the sword and risk everything to face a god of incalculable power.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, epic
Plot: viking, norse mythology, conquering, supernatural, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, legends and myths, supernatural ability, battles, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Pegasus Vs. Chimera (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two mythological creatures battle each other.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: good versus evil, battles, wizards and magicians, supernatural, dangerous animal, legends and myths, heroes, rivalry, escapades, vengeance, warlock, sword and sorcery ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Adventures of Thunderstorm: Return of Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The plot is similarly smorgasbordesque, cobbled together from the vaguely recalled secret origins of most superheroes: average joe, talented inventor, tragic loss, ancient prophecy, immortal intervention, pending apocalypse, flamboyant villain. ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, norse mythology, adventure, master warrior, escapades, superhuman powers, rivalry, heroes, legends and myths, good versus evil, norse god, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Journey to Promethea (2010)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A tyrannical king reigns over his kingdom with an iron fist, but there is hope. A prophecy foretold long ago states that a boy will rise up against the oppressive regime and lead his people to the promised land of Promethea. This is the ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, intense, tense
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, rebellion, revolution, corrupted ruler, destiny, legends and myths, heroes, hopes, master warrior, escapades, supernatural, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.4
 813
For the Cause (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The ultimate showdown on a forbidden planet.
Style: exciting, stylized, rough, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, battles, adventure, chaos, future dystopia, apocalypse, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, fight, fictional war, distant planet ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.6
 427
Ravagers (1979)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world divided between two groups called the Flockers and the Ravagers, an adventurer and his "pleasure girl" try to find their way to a rumored safe haven called the Land of Genesis.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, suspenseful, futuristic ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, chaos and mayhem, apocalypse, future dystopia, murder, isolation, ship, frame up, vengeance, graphic violence, cooking and food ...
Time: future, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Legend of the Red Reaper (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: For a thousand years, the Reapers guarded mankind from the demons that wait in the dark. Now, at the beginning of a new age, the Reapers are betrayed and slaughtered. Only one Reaper remains - Red, and she's out to exact revenge.
Style: dark fantasy, serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, save the world, forbidden love, escapades, rivalry, betrayal, supernatural ability, vengeance, battles, demon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Sinbad and the Minotaur (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Sinbad, armed with rumors of ancient gold, finds himself sneaking into the desert camp of the evil sorcerer Al-Jibar. Hidden among the many relics is an ivory scroll case containing the logs of the pirate Captain Minos, which will lead Sinbad to the ...
Style: stylized, semi serious, captivating, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: adventure, folk hero, good versus evil, deadly creature, escapades, treasure hunt, wizards and magicians, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, adventurer, creature ...
Place: europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Time Barbarians (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A warrior king has swordfights with ugly savages that crouch around the forest and snarl a lot. An evil bad guy, bent on doing evil things, kills his wife and flees to modern day Los Angeles. The warrior chases after him to avenge his wife's ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: time travel, barbarian, wizards and magicians, adventurer, adventure, heroes, rivalry, escapades, supernatural, heroic mission, vengeance, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Dungeons & Dragons: The Book of Vile Darkness (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A noble warrior must battle dragons and demons while upholding his moral code as he covertly joins a group of villains to rescue his kidnapped father from Shathrax, the Mind Flayer, who threatens to destroy the world.
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic
Plot: sword and sorcery, dragon, heroic mission, adventure, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, save the world, supernatural, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.7
 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, suspenseful, serious, stylized, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, heroes, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, deadly creature, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Witchville (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Prince Malachy returns to his father’s kingdom after the Crusades his first impression is that a bad harvest is the reason that the villagers are sick and hungry. But all is not as it seems and a stranger to the village, warns the new king ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense, captivating ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, homecoming, escapades, rivalry, village, imaginary kingdom, save the kingdom, witch, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 4K
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: exciting, stylized, epic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legends and myths, martial arts, reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, escapades, rivalry, supernatural ability, supernatural, adventure, good versus evil, destiny, heroes ...
Place: finland, china, europe, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Odysseus & the Isle of Mists (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Romania, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: King Odysseus has been away from Ithaca for twenty years.The first ten he spent fighting the Trojan War the last ten he spent fighting to get home. Among his adventures is the tale Homer felt was too horrible to tell, the missing book of the Odyssey ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, serious
Plot: adventure, deadly creature, island, good versus evil, supernatural, heroes, escapades, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, goddess, sword and sorcery, odyssey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Dark Knight (2011)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In a post-apocalyptic world ravaged by feuding warlords, a group of desperate soldiers hatch a plan to steal a Warlord's treasure and start a new life. Faced with the threat of a horrific death at the hands of the Warlord's executioners, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, escapades, rivalry, deadly creature, soldier, supernatural, vengeance, against the odds, knight, monster, sword fight, sword and sorcery ...
Time: future, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Avenging Fist (2001)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the not too distant future, scientists begin to conduct research on the Power Glove, a device that will yield unimaginable power. But the gloves... In the not too distant future, scientists begin to conduct research on the Power Glove, a device ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, one man army, rivalry, adventure, superhuman powers, save the world, vengeance, special agents, hopes, tough heroes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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20th Century Boys 2: The Last Hope (2009)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Set 15 years after "Twentieth Century Boys," Kanna (Airi Taira) reunites with several main characters from the first film in an attempt to stop Friend's increasing influence over the world and continued plans to eliminate humanity, as ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting, offbeat
Plot: adventure, teenage life, rivalry, friendship, terrorism, escapades, battles, heroes, haunted by the past, good versus evil, worldwide chaos, apocalypse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.6
 929
Dark Relic (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: 1099 A.D.: A battle-weary knight leads his men home from the Holy Land after years of fighting. But the supposedly holy relic he’s carrying bears a terrible curse…
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: good versus evil, heroic mission, deadly creature, supernatural, heroes, adventurer, rivalry, obsessive quest, adventure, curses spells and rituals, battles, knight ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: holy land, rome italy, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Crown and the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a war-torn country that is plagued by a vicious dragon, Elenn, an arrogant, young noblewoman, accompanies her aunt on a mission to bring an ancient relic to the secret coronation of the rightful king.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sincere, feel good
Plot: dragon, heroic mission, escapades, adventure, heroes, adventurer, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, on the road, good versus evil, medieval ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 2.4
 228
The Snow Queen (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mysterious presence has threatened humanity for hundreds of years as it lurks in the frozen wastes people avoid. Nearly unnoticed as its power grows, she's been slowly draining the planet of one of its most precious resources. It takes two ...
Style: serious, exciting, tense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, rivalry, heroes, adventurer, escapades, monster, curse, alternate timeline, demon, zombie ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.1
 475
Gatchaman (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 113 min.
Story: By the year 2050 AD, a mysterious organization called Galactor has occupied half of the Earth and threatens to exterminate the human race. Around the same time, the International Science Organization had uncovered mysterious stones that bear unusual ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, captivating, heroic, intense ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhero team, destiny, rivalry, alien invasion, evil alien, superhuman powers, save the world, heroic mission, adventure, partners ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 5K
Jinn (2014)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: From the beginning, stories of angels and men have captured our imaginations and have been etched into our history crossing all boundaries of culture, religion, and time. These two races have dominated the landscape of modern mythology for countless ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious
Plot: legends and myths, genie, supernatural, good versus evil, deadly creature, mysterious character, rivalry, mentally unstable, graphic violence, escapades, devil, deadly ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Puppet Master: Axis of Evil (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller, War
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In a Stateside hotel during the height of World War II, young Danny Coogan dreams of joining the war effort. Following the murder of hotel guest Mr. Toulon by Nazi assassins, Danny finds the old man's crate of mysterious puppets and is suddenly ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, rough ...
Plot: curses spells and rituals, supernatural, good versus evil, vengeance, rivalry, undercover, supernatural ability, deadly creature, puppet, nazi, abduction, violence ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 1940s, year 1939, 1930s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%