Movies like Gawain and the Green Knight

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Gawain and the Green Knight (1973)
 5.8
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Gawain and the Green Knight (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The medieval legend of a supernatural knight who challenges the king's men to kill him.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, bleak, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious
Plot: knight, king, king arthur, ring, adventure, heroes, miraculous event, destiny, graphic violence, legends and myths, save the lady, holy grail, danger, imaginary, escapades, rivalry, wooing, palaces castles and temples, horse, magic, forest, medieval, quest, castle, sword ...
Time: middle ages

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and semi serious films with plots about escapades, imaginary, danger, heroes, adventure, rivalry and sword and sorcery mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Gawain and the Green Knight: Fire & Ice (2008), The Hexer (2001), Prince Valiant (1997), SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013), The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gawain was a squire in King Arthur's court when the Green Knight burst in and offered to play a game with a brave knight. Gawain journeys across the land, learning about life, saving damsels, and solving the Green Knight's riddle.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: king arthur, knight, battles, heroes, puzzle, squire, legends and myths, master warrior, rivalry, wizards and magicians, palaces castles and temples, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
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95%
 4.3
 3K
Fire & Ice (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Romania
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Princess Luisa and knight Gabriel must face a dragon to save their kingdom.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious
Plot: dragon, king, kingdom, adventure, battles, heroes, escapades, danger, knight, terrorism, magic, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
 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 ⇓
80%
Prince Valiant (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An Arthurian legend of young Prince Valiant, son of the King of Scandia. After the King is exiled by an evil leader, the Prince travels to Camelot to secure the aid of King Arthur in helping restore his family to power and prevent a plot by the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, sincere, feel good, captivating ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, prince, heroes, knight, battles, folk hero, romance, rivalry, escapades, dishonesty, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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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 ⇓
65%
The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, colourful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: heroes, adventure, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the world, wizards and magicians, imaginary, escapades, danger, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 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 ⇓
56%
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: exciting, semi serious, 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 ⇓
55%
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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, epic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, magic, king, adventure, supernatural, escapades, rivalry, danger, imaginary, legends and myths, battles, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 2.6
 640
The Hobgoblin (1990)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Once upon a time a god gave a mighty sword to the king of Aquiles to bring justice to his people. Now he wants it back - but the king rather gives his life than the sword. Goddess Dehamira, who spoke for him, is being taken all her privileges and ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, cult film
Plot: imaginary, escapades, danger, supernatural, heroes, adventure, good versus evil, adventurer, rivalry, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, blinded ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 13K
Jabberwocky (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A medieval tale with Pythonesque humour: After the death of his father the young Dennis Cooper goes to town where he has to pass several adventures. The town and the whole kingdom is threatened by a terrible monster called 'Jabberwocky'. ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, cult film, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: village, adventure, curses spells and rituals, palaces castles and temples, beast, danger, heroes, imaginary, goofy hero, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 3.8
 187
The Magic Door (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A magic Troll aims to defeat the Black Witch and find the magic door that will lead him home with the help of the Elf Flip, and the Boy Liam.
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Plot: getting home, escapades, mischievous children, imaginary, rivalry, danger, youth, wizards and magicians, friendship, troll, magic, forest ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: humorous, semi serious, stylized, atmospheric, homoerotic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, magic, witchcraft, sword, slavery, crossbow, sorceress, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, supernatural ability, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Almighty Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When the demon god Loki destroys the fortress of Valhalla and steals the Hammer of Invincibility, only the young hero Thor can protect Earth from armageddon.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, exciting, bleak ...
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, danger, heroes, destiny, crimes, escapades, superhero, violence, parody, imaginary, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Knight of the Dragon (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A medieval alchemist (Klaus Kinski), knight (Harvey Keitel) and priest (Fernando Rey) mistake a flying-saucer alien for a dragon.
Style: futuristic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: spacecraft, medieval, alien, escapades, heroes, imaginary, love and romance, rivalry, clergy, missing person, love affair, space and aliens ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.4
 56K
Excalibur (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, epic, captivating ...
Plot: knight, mythology, witch, king arthur, adventure, good versus evil, holy grail, folk hero, arthurian legend, legends and myths, sword fight, magic ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, stylized, captivating, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: giant, imaginary kingdom, adventure, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, youth, save the princess, heroic mission, princess, magic, family, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: exciting, semi serious, psychotronic
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, battles, heroes, dragon, magic, witchcraft, wizards, princess, escapades, supernatural ability, daring rescue, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Ulysses Against Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ulysses offends the gods so they send Hercules to capture him and bring him to them.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, adventurer, chase, battles, sword fight, warrior, sword, conquering, injustice, friends, ocean or sea, graphic violence ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Prehistoric Women (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Leader of a tribe of amazon women, Queen Kari, has vanquished a rival tribe and rules them with savage ruthlessness and cruel arrogance. A hunter stumbles onto the enclave and falls for one of the slaves, so unleashing the anger and envy of the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, offbeat, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: rhinoceros, slavery, chases and races, danger, dangerous animal, parallel world, jungle, legends and myths, destiny, imaginary kingdom, siblings relations, fall in love ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, prehistoric
Place: england, russia, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 4.2
 330
Arthur's Quest (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: To escape the clutches of the evil warrior and sorceress Morgana, Merlin transports young King Arthur into modern day America. When Merlin comes back ten years later to retrieve him, he finds a hip 15 year-old Arthur who does not believe Merlin, nor ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, king arthur, legends and myths, adventure, supernatural, folk hero, teenage life, sent to the future, wizards and magicians, changing the past or future, love and romance, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: stylized, exciting, serious, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dragon, knight, heroic mission, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, supernatural, heroes, rivalry, race against time, vengeance, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, sincere, feel good
Plot: dragon, heroic mission, adventurer, adventure, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, imaginary, on the road, danger, curses spells and rituals, good versus evil, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Hercules, Prisoner of Evil (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules battles an evil sorceress who turns men into werewolves. The mythic duo returns in Prisoner of Evil, where a sorceress seduces Herc and transforms him into a mindless beast. Italian horror master Antonio Margheriti directed this installment ...
Style: exciting, stylized, epic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: heroes, peplum, hercules, sword and sandal, imaginary, dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, deadly, supernatural ability, battles, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Grimm's Snow White (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When the King is killed by ferocious reptile beasts, his Queen takes control of the kingdom. She tries to kill her beautiful stepdaughter SNOW, but she escapes into the enchanted forest...
Style: exciting, semi serious, fairy tale, captivating, romantic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: snow white, cinderella story, imaginary kingdom, rescue, imaginary, woman in danger, adventure, danger, escapades, heroes, love and romance, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Arthur the King (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Classic tale of King Arthur and how his wife is kidnapped by his evil sister. Lancelot is sent out to try and retrieve the lost queen and unfortunately falls in love with her. Forbidden love, revenge, family rivalry, and magic are all prominent ...
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: betrayal, infidelity, kidnapping, camelot, king arthur, adventure, escapades, supernatural, heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, love and romance ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: serious, exciting
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 ⇓
39%
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 ⇓
38%
Merlin's Apprentice (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: The great sorcerer Merlin has returned to Camelot, a kingdom now vulnerable to ill fates and war since the theft of the Holy Grail, its greatest gift and protection. With the help of Jack, an irascible young beggar-thief imbued with his own unruly ...
Style: atmospheric, humorous, semi serious, exciting, offbeat
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: holy grail, wizards and magicians, adventure, magic, apprentice, fantasy world, camelot, arthurian legend, heroic mission, adventurer, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.7
 4K
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, stylized, exciting, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: heroes, magic, bravery, sword fight, battles, escapades, adventure, supernatural, vengeance, revenge, danger, rivalry ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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