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Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Circle of Fire (1994)
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Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Circle of Fire (1994)
Original name: Hercules and the Circle of Fire
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When all the earth's fire begins to go out, Hercules and Deianeira must go in search for fire to stop the world from cold. "Hercules and the Circle of Fire" is the third movie-length pilot episode of the television series "Hercules: The Legendary Journeys".
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, campy, dark fantasy
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, hercules, medieval, sword, sword and sorcery, ancient, legend, battles, fire, little girl, one man army, adventure hero, folk hero, god, superhero, space and aliens, legends and myths, save the world, escapades, rivalry, dangerous attraction, martial arts, combat ...
Place: ancient greece, greece

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Most similar movies to Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Circle of Fire

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, campy and stylized films with plots about heroes, sword, sword and sandal, sword fight, martial arts, warrior and sword and sorcery mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Circle of Fire: Hercules in the Underworld (1994), Young Hercules (1998), Young Hercules (1998), Clash of the Titans (2010), Hercules and the Amazon Women (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules has settled down with his wife and children, but misses the good old days traveling around having exciting adventures. Then one day he is persuaded out of his farming "retirement" to help a distant village which is being attacked ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, light, tense ...
Plot: mythology, legend, heroes, greek mythology, monster, minotaur, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rescue, save the day, superhero, deadly creature ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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Hercules in the Underworld (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When villagers begin disappearing it is discovered that they had fallen through a crack in the earth which goes straight to Hades. Hercules once again comes to the rescue and faces one of his most difficult challenges, and must prove himself as a ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, campy, dark fantasy
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, legend, hercules, one man army, medieval, sword, ancient, battles, village, giant ...
Time: 90s
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Lost Kingdom (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hercules comes to the aid of a young woman who is seeking the lost city of Troy. Eventually, Hercules leads her to a camp of refugees from the city, which has been taken over by Hera's Blue Priests. Hercules helps the refugees take back the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, campy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, mythology, warrior, legend, heroes, hercules, superhuman powers, one man army, tough guy, supernatural, legends and myths, sword and sorcery ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Young Hercules (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This film directed by T.J. Scott is a prequel to the popular television series. At an academy for mythological warriors, 17-year-old Hercules (Ian Bohen) meets Jason, the next in line to rule Corinth. When Jason discovers that his father is ill, ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic, dark fantasy, offbeat
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mythology, heroes, legendary hero, hercules, warrior, medieval, sword and sorcery, sword, kickboxer, adventure hero, adventurer, escapades ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Young Hercules (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Young Hercules was a spin-off from the 1990s syndicated television series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys. It was aired on Fox Kids from September 12, 1998, to May 12, 1999. It lasted one season with 50 episodes and starred Ryan Gosling in the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: heroes, mythology, superhuman powers, kickboxer, legends and myths, legendary hero, adventurer, friendship, good versus evil, heroic mission, father son relationship, ancient history ...
Time: 80s
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: entertaining, exciting, serious, stylized, dark fantasy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, monster, greek mythology, legends and myths, ancient history, supernatural ability, ancient, god, sword fight, good versus evil, myth, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient times
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hercules and the Amazon Women (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hercules and Iolaus take time out from Iolaus' wedding preparations, to help a distant village under attack from "monsters". When they reach their destination, they find the monsters are in fact Amazonian women who are controlled by ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, campy, cult film
Plot: mythology, amazon, heroes, greek mythology, hercules, good versus evil, one man army, warrior, superhero, heroic mission, rescue, dangerous attraction ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hercules and the Princess of Troy (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Hercules (Gordon Scott) sets out to save the city of Troy from a horrible sea monster. Meanwhile, the city is threatened by a different kind of monster--a smarmy politician who will stop at nothing to seize the throne.
Style: epic, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: virgin sacrifice, hercules, mythology, warrior, monster, ancient world, battles, heroes, royal family, ancient history, fall in love, legends and myths ...
Place: rome italy, ancient greece, greece
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Kull the Conqueror (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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, campy, parody, humorous, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: barbarian, evil queen, sword and sorcery, wizards, destiny, sword, vengeance, superhero, medieval, sword fight, curses spells and rituals, demon ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Hercules: The Legendary Journeys is a television series, filmed in New Zealand and the United States. It was produced from 1995, and was very loosely based on the tales of the classical Greek culture hero Heracles. It ran for six seasons, producing ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, feel good, humorous, light ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, hercules, supernatural ability, heroes, heroic mission, legendary hero, adventurer, deity, strongman, rivalry, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Hercules (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The film is an odd retelling of the story of Hercules battling the wizard Minos, who uses "science" in an attempt to take over the world. Hercules must stop him and rescue his princess love in the process. Part of the adventure finds ...
Style: epic, fairy tale, psychotronic, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, hercules, greek god, goddess, greek mythology, sword, mythology, heroes, wizards and magicians, sword fight, medieval, exploitation ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hercules in the Haunted World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Upon his return from battle in the previous film, the great warrior Hercules learns that his lover, Daianara, has lost her senses. Acording of the oracle Medea, Dianara's only hope is the Stone of Forgetfulness which lies deep in the realm of ...
Style: gothic, fairy tale, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, muscleman, sword and sorcery, hercules, greek mythology, sword, vampire, hell, zombie, ancient, wizards and magicians, oracle ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, legends and myths, hercules, warrior, superhero, battles, beast, legend, strongman, mercenary, good versus evil ...
Time: 15th century
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Barbarians (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Orphaned brothers Kutchek and Gore are adopted by a tribe led by Canary the owner of a powerful jewel. The evil Kadar wants both Canary and the jewel. Attacking the tribe he kidnaps Canary but the stone eludes him. The brothers are taken to be ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, bleak, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: adult
Plot: sword and sorcery, sword, slavery, rivalry, exploitation, wizards and magicians, ancient, woman with a gun, muscleman, warrior, strongman, gladiator ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Perseus Against the Monsters (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: To avenge his father's death and free the people of Seriphos from the evil King Galinor of Argus, the noble Perseus must defeat a dragon -- and the monster Medusa, whose steely gaze has cast the kingdom's best soldiers into stone.
Style: fairy tale, serious, exciting, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monster, sword, ancient world, dinosaur, kaiju, folk hero, good versus evil, heroes, battles, escapades, one man army, master warrior ...
Time: ancient times
Place: greece, ancient greece, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, heroes, legends and myths, good versus evil, escapades, rescue, graphic violence, tough heroes, heroic mission, rivalry, medieval ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hercules Against the Moon Men (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules is summoned to oppose the evil Queen Samara, who has allied herself with aliens and is sacrificing her own people in a bid to awaken a moon goddess.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, stylized, campy ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: sword, alien, hercules, evil queen, warrior, ancient history, evil alien, alien invasion, spacesuit, sword and sorcery, moon, sword fight ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Legend of Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, epic, fairy tale ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, ancient history, legends and myths, greek mythology, superhuman powers, magic, slavery, gladiator, destiny, good versus evil, betrayal, violence ...
Time: future
Place: ancient greece, greece, egypt, europe
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27%
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The Adventures of Hercules II (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hercules searches for the Seven Thunderbolts of Zeus, which have been stolen by renegade gods.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, tense, campy ...
Plot: hercules, sword and sorcery, heroes, good versus evil, sword, obsessive quest, heroic mission, legends and myths, battles, rebelliousness, escapades, rescue ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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27%
Wrath of the Titans (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Spain
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: entertaining, stylized, serious, exciting, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, legends and myths, monster, fantasy world, myth, heroic mission, demi god, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, sword fight, magic ...
Time: ancient times
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: atmospheric, serious, exciting, stylized, dark fantasy ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: sword, wizards and magicians, heroes, magic, bravery, supernatural, heroic mission, sword and sorcery, escapades, rivalry, vengeance, imaginary kingdom ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Ulysses Against Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ulysses offends the gods so they send Hercules to capture him and bring him to them.
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, buddy movie ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, sword and sorcery, sword, sword fight, hercules, battles, chase, adventurer, heroes, beefcake, muscleman, strong man ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Hercules vs. the Giant Warriors (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hercules, having agreed to restore justice to Mycenae, confronts evil Prince Myles. The villain is invested with power over giant bronze warriors by his mother Pasiphaƫ, a sorceress in Hades. Myles assassinates the king and abducts his cousin, ...
Style: campy, psychotronic
Plot: hercules, sword and sorcery, ancient world, combat, villainess, heroes, camp, battles, duel, greek mythology, wrestling, arena ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The Conquest of Mycenae (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gordon Scott plays Glaucus, the prince of Tiryns, a powerful warrior who goes undercover in Mycenae to infiltrate the evil cult of Moloch, which is exacting tribute from neighboring kingdoms in the form of attractive young hostages, both male and ...
Style: gothic, campy, psychotronic, epic
Plot: hercules, sword and sorcery, ancient world, wrestling, legendary hero, strongman, greek mythology, muscleman, sword fight, mixed martial arts, warrior, beefcake ...
Time: ancient times
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, entertaining, campy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: barbarian, sword and sorcery, imaginary kingdom, magic, good versus evil, warrior, sword, medieval, fight, rescue, female warrior, heroic mission ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, prehistoric times, year 1984, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Samson and His Mighty Challenge (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Four muscular heroes fight the evil ruler of an oppressed people.
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, violence, superhuman powers, heroes, battles, combat, superhero, brawl, wrestling, battlefield, magic ...
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26%
Hercules, Samson & Ulysses (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three strongmen hunt down a murderous sea monster.
Style: psychotronic, campy, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: hercules, sword and sorcery, greek mythology, sword, lion, sea monster, ancient world, gay subtext, gay interest, peasant army, bullfighting, male male relationship ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: epic, serious, exciting, stylized, weird ...
Audience: teens
Plot: arthurian legend, knight, sword and sorcery, medieval, king arthur, sword, wizards and magicians, legends and myths, legend, sword and shield, ancient, squire ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The eternal Hercules in this film has gone way beyond his usual time and place in ancient Greece and is now helping Poland free itself of Mongol invaders in the 12th century. Mark Forest is the star of this peplum epic, Hercules Against The ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, campy, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, hercules, heroes, rescue, battles, military, rivalry, escapades, superhero, battle zone, legends and myths, dwarf ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Blade Master (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muscle-bound Ator and his mute Asian sidekick travel from the ends of the Earth to save his aged mentor from the evil mustachioed Zor.
Style: semi serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: barbarian, sword and sorcery, wizards and magicians, snake, exploitation, cave, warrior, medieval, ancient, dinosaur, erotica, battles ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%