Movies like Grendel

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Grendel (2007)
 3.5
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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, danger, imaginary, escapades, deadly, graphic violence, legends and myths, deadly creature, fight, vikings, master warrior, monster, sword, destiny, fire, ritual, crossbow, father figure, sword and sorcery
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 danger, heroes, rivalry, escapades, imaginary, good versus evil and adventure mostly in Fantasy, Action and Sci-Fi genres. Some movies like Grendel: Jabberwock Dragon Siege (2011), Cyclops (2008), Hirokin: The Last Samurai (2012), Reign of the Gargoyles (2007), SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Jabberwock Dragon Siege (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
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, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, imaginary, escapades, imaginary kingdom, danger, rivalry, legends and myths ...
⇓ 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: adventure, cyclops, good versus evil, legends and myths, danger, dangerous animal, state affairs, deadly, escapades, master warrior, battles, roman empire ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Hirokin: The Last Samurai (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, captivating, tense, rough
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebellion, adventure, good versus evil, vengeance, danger, escapades, rivalry, heroes, corrupted ruler, rebelliousness, freedom, warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, suspense
Plot: world war two, heroic mission, good versus evil, daring rescue, military, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, heroes, escapades, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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: adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, battles, heroes, rivalry, danger, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight ...
⇓ 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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, epic
Plot: viking, vikings, conquering, norse mythology, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, supernatural, battles, adventure, good versus evil, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Thunderstorm: The 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: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: supernatural, danger, imaginary, master warrior, superhuman powers, escapades, adventure, good versus evil, legends and myths, rivalry, heroes, norse mythology ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Pegasus Vs. Chimera (2012)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two mythological creatures battle each other.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: good versus evil, legends and myths, wizards and magicians, battles, dangerous animal, supernatural, danger, deadly, imaginary, rivalry, heroes, escapades ...
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: imaginary kingdom, adventure, revolution, rebellion, danger, corrupted ruler, destiny, escapades, hopes, rivalry, supernatural, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 3.5
 746
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, rough, stylized, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, adventure, battles, future dystopia, apocalypse, chaos, danger, rivalry, society, life is a bitch, imaginary, fight ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.6
 350
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: serious, exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: survival, post apocalypse, deadly, confined, life is a bitch, catastrophe, graphic violence, cooking and food, escapades, crimes, gang, heroes ...
Time: future, 90s, 1990s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Thor: 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: scary, exciting, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Plot: viking, norse mythology, island, werewolf, escapades, rivalry, adventure, dangerous animal, deadly, heroes, human becoming an animal, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, wizards and magicians, treasure hunt, deadly creature, danger, imaginary, escapades, good versus evil, deadly, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
Place: europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating
Plot: dark fantasy, supernatural romance, adventure, save the world, supernatural, good versus evil, forbidden love, betrayal, escapades, supernatural ability, danger, rivalry ...
⇓ 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: suspenseful, semi serious, exciting
Plot: time travel, barbarian, adventure, heroes, rivalry, danger, imaginary, adventurer, supernatural, escapades, in the woods, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 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: 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 ⇓
38%
 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, stylized, serious, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, good versus evil, heroes, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, imaginary, deadly creature ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.8
 1K
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, homecoming, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, danger, escapades, rivalry, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, village, save the kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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20th Century Boys - Chapter 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: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting, offbeat
Plot: adventure, friendship, save the world, rivalry, teenage life, battles, haunted by the past, good versus evil, terrorism, escapades, danger, heroes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan, asia
⇓ 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: serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rivalry, danger, escapades, deadly, supernatural, soldier, deadly creature, against the odds, vengeance, sword fight, monster ...
Time: future, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: exciting, serious, rough, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, good versus evil, save the world, superhuman powers, adventure, one man army, rivalry, vengeance, danger, special agents, hopes ...
Time: future, near future
Place: hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 3.5
 857
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, serious, stylized, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: knight, good versus evil, deadly creature, heroic mission, danger, heroes, supernatural, battles, obsessive quest, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, adventurer ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: holy land, rome italy, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, scary ...
Plot: good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, rivalry, undercover, danger, supernatural, supernatural ability, deadly, deadly creature, puppet, nazi ...
Time: 20th century, 21st century, 1940s, 40s, 1930s ...
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, legends and myths, danger, dangerous animal ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Puppet Master X: Axis Rising (2012)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, War
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Puppet Master X follows the characters of Danny as he attempts to rescue his girlfriend Beth with the help of Toulon's puppets. However their help is short lived as they end up getting stolen by Ozu (Terumi Shimazu). Danny and Beth must try to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: puppet, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, rescue, danger, supernatural, military, mad scientist, rivalry, escapades, deadly, nazi ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.5
 1K
Darklight (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captured by a secret society known as the Faith and mentally controlled with a powerful spell, ancient demoness Lilith now lives as a young woman with no memory of her agless past. However, the terrifying plague unleashed by a rampaging monster, the ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroic mission, save the world, secret society, race against time, supernatural ability, danger, battles, supernatural, deadly, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.2
 4K
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, mysterious character, deadly creature, good versus evil, supernatural, mentally unstable, deadly, rivalry, danger, graphic violence, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 5.0
 397
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, intense, tense ...
Plot: superhero, good versus evil, superhero team, danger, alien invasion, rivalry, destiny, save the world, superhuman powers, partners, heroic mission, transformation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Planet of Dinosaurs (1977)
Genre: Sci-Fi, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A space-ship gets lost and is forced to make an emergency landing on an unknown planet. The planet looks much like Earth, only with no trace of civilization. Soon the crew discovers that there are dinosaurs on the planet, and blood-thirsty buggers ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: survival, rescue, spacecraft, planet, astronaut, heroic mission, deadly creature, deadly, battles, danger, adventure, space travel ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 3.6
 925
Monsterwolf (2010)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A creature of ancient legend manifests, bound to protect the ecological balance of the land and killing anyone that threatens it. This elusive guardian is initially both feared and celebrated by the locals, but when a deadly curse affects them all, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, scary, serious ...
Plot: animal horror, ghost, wolf, vengeance, rivalry, escapades, deadly, danger, small town life, heroes, indian burial ground, oil company ...
Place: london, england, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%