Movies like The Hobgoblin

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The Hobgoblin (1990)
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The Hobgoblin (1990)
Original name: Quest for the Mighty Sword
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
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 banned in a circle of fire, until a human arrives who's strong enough to free her. When prince Ator becomes 18, he gets the sword from the mean sorcerer gnome Grindl, to free Dehamira and his people. On his journey he has to fight against dragons and other fantastic figures.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Plot: adventure, heroes, supernatural, wizards and magicians, adventurer, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, curses spells and rituals, dragon, medieval, combat, revenge, king, prince, quest, gnome, kingdom, androids, sword, fire, deception, goddess, crow, skeleton ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and suspenseful films with plots about rivalry, escapades, adventure, heroes, danger, imaginary and sword and sorcery mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like The Hobgoblin: The Crown and the Dragon (2013), The Hexer (2001), Kingdom of Gladiators (2011), SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013), Dragon Crusaders (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 ...
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95%
 3.7
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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
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100%
Kingdom of Gladiators (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A king makes a pact with an ancient demon and after years of ruling his kingdom in peace, the demon has come to collect. Now a group of rival gladiators must fight for the survival of the kingdom.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, exciting
Plot: adventure, heroes, rivalry, battles, contests and competitions, escapades, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, save the princess, save the kingdom, ancient history, graphic violence ...
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69%
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: dragon, sword and sorcery, heroic mission, adventure, good versus evil, save the world, supernatural, escapades, heroes, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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: imaginary kingdom, adventure, good versus evil, elf, escapades, heroes, rivalry, battles, curses spells and rituals, magic, knight, master warrior ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Dragon Crusaders (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this sword-and-sorcery extravaganza, a group of marauding Knights Templar suffers a curse that transforms them into monsters, driving them to square off against an evil dragon obsessed with annihilating the entire world.
Style: serious, captivating, exciting, tense, suspense
Plot: dragon, curses spells and rituals, pirate, adventure, fugitives, rivalry, escapades, heroes, wizards and magicians, ship, sword and sorcery, battles ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 2K
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, save the kingdom, village, imaginary kingdom, witch, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: serious, exciting, stylized, epic, psychotronic
Plot: heroes, hercules, werewolf, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, dangerous animal, supernatural, rivalry, supernatural ability, adventure, escapades, wizards and magicians ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Attack of the Gryphon (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a mystical land torn apart by civil war, a warrior princess must team up with a rival warrior prince to hunt down an evil sorcerer who has summoned a giant flying demon which is terrorizing their land.
Style: epic, exciting, serious
Plot: escapades, civil war, supernatural, rivalry, good versus evil, supernatural ability, adventure, save the world, master warrior, master villain, heroes, vampire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, escapades, heroes, rivalry, curses spells and rituals, sword and sorcery, goddess, odyssey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, magic, adventure, battles, legends and myths, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, heroes, king, medieval, save the kingdom ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Aladdin and the Death Lamp (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Aladdin the adventurer and his friend Ali accidentally uncover a lamp that contains a genie. But unlike the story we know, this genie does not grant three wonderful wishes. This genie destroys everything in its way by turning the keeper’s thoughts ...
Style: exciting, serious, disturbing, light, melancholic
Plot: genie, curses spells and rituals, adventure, wish come true, supernatural, good versus evil, treasure hunt, wizards and magicians, rivalry, heroes, adventurer, magic ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: dragon, knight, curse, supernatural, heroes, save the world, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission, escapades, rivalry, young heroes ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: exciting, serious, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, heroes, good versus evil, folk hero, adventure, save the princess, righting the wronged, master warrior, rivalry, one man army, soldier, escapades ...
Time: ancient times
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: teens, boys' night
Plot: barbarian, heroes, good versus evil, kidnapping, battles, cave, sword, warrior, escapades, supernatural, superhero, rescue ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Arabian Adventure (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: An evil caliph (Christopher Lee) offers his daughter’s hand in marriage to a prince if he can complete a perilous quest for a magical rose. Helped by a young boy and a magic carpet, Prince Hasan (Oliver Tobias), has to overcome genies, fire ...
Style: feel good, exciting, captivating, light, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, palace, wizards and magicians, friends, imaginary kingdom, supernatural, good versus evil, escapades, daring rescue, heroes, prince, heroic mission ...
Place: arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Morning Star (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In time of war, a man must survive to make a journey to fulfill a promise made and discover the truth. After a terrible battle, a man sees his great friend perish, leaving him one request – that he visit the king, father of the deceased, to give ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: rivalry, soldier, adventure, heroes, escapades, battles, wizards and magicians, sword and sorcery, save the day, king, war, death of friend ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ator, the Fighting Eagle (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The son of Torren learns of his heritage, goes to avenge the deaths of his fellow villagers, and rescue his sister/love interest from the evil Dakkar and his spider cult. Ator battles giant spiders, swordsmen cloaked in shadow, re-animated dead ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, heroes, witchcraft, sword, taboo, rescue, adventure, rivalry, superhero, escapades, babies and infants ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: battles, imaginary kingdom, elf, good versus evil, adventurer, knight, sword and sorcery, wizards and magicians, wizards, epic battle, heroes, dragon ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Dungeons & Dragons (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The classic role-playing game comes to life in this magical adventure. The empire of Izmer is a divided land: Elite magicians called Mages rule while lowly commoners are powerless. When Empress Savina (Thora Birch) vows to bring equality and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: good versus evil, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, dragon, fantasy world, magic, wizards, supernatural ability, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, loss ...
Time: middle ages
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41%
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Hundra (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Born in a tribe of fierce warrior women, Hundra has been raised to despise the influence of men. An archer, fighter and sword fighter, Hundra is superior to any male. Hundra finds her family slain and takes a vow of revenge until one day she meets ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, murder, crimes, adventure, escapades, samurai, rivalry, heroes, adventurer, master warrior, survival, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Iron Warrior (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, Netherlands
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The Fighting Eagle returns again, sans Thong, to the legendary realm of Dragor to do battle with Phaedra, an evil sorceress. Her main weapon is an unstoppable warrior, known as the Master of the Sword, who continuously battles Ator to a draw, until ...
Style: serious, exciting
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), heroes, good versus evil, witchcraft, supernatural, adventure, rivalry, escapades, master warrior, battles, wizards and magicians, graphic violence ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ulysses Against Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ulysses offends the gods so they send Hercules to capture him and bring him to them.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, buddy movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, heroes, chase, adventurer, sword fight, sword, warrior, ocean, friends, conquering, injustice, military ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, dark fantasy, captivating
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, supernatural, save the world, forbidden love, escapades, rivalry, betrayal, supernatural ability, vengeance, battles, demon ...
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38%
Fire and Ice: The Dragon Chronicles (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, slasher
Plot: dragon, king, adventure, kingdom, heroes, battles, escapades, knight, terrorism, magic, sword and sorcery, sword fight ...
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38%
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, stylized, serious, tense, psychotronic ...
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, good versus evil, heroes, obsessive quest, heroic mission, battles, legends and myths, rebelliousness, escapades, superhuman powers, rescue ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fantasy tale based on the tale of the legendary sailor. Here Sinbad must recover five magical stones to free the city of Basra from the evil spell cast by a wizard. His journey takes him to the isle of the Amazons where the queen tries to capture ...
Style: exciting, feel good, stylized, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: arabian nights, warrior, wizards, battles, wizards and magicians, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, curses spells and rituals, ship, escapades, adventure, heroes ...
Place: arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: exciting, serious
Plot: good versus evil, superhero, heroes, legends and myths, martial arts, parallel world, rivalry, adventure, wizards and magicians, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, contemporary
Place: prague
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, exciting, colourful, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, save the world, superhuman powers, adventure, wizards and magicians, escapades, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, legend, rivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sinbad: The Fifth Voyage (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When the Sultan's first born is taken by an evil sorcerer, Sinbad is tasked with traveling to a desert of magic and creatures to save her.
Style: exciting, feel good, tense, captivating, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
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