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: 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 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, supernatural, heroes, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, adventurer, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, escapades, rivalry, werewolf, dragon, king, prince, medieval, quest, gnome, kingdom, androids, sword, deception, skeleton, fire, crow ...

Most similar movies to The Hobgoblin

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, imaginary, escapades, heroes, rivalry, danger and sword and sorcery mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like The Hobgoblin: The Hexer (2001), The Crown and the Dragon (2013), SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013), Dragon Crusaders (2011), Witchville (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, 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 ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
92%
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 ⇓
70%
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, adventure, danger, rivalry, fugitives, heroes, escapades, pirate, imaginary, wizards and magicians, ship ...
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 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 ⇓
59%
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 ⇓
58%
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, heroic mission, dragon, supernatural, save the world, imaginary, rivalry, escapades, good versus evil, heroes, wizards and magicians, battles ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, serious, exciting
Plot: escapades, civil war, good versus evil, imaginary, adventure, supernatural ability, rivalry, supernatural, danger, uninhibited rivalry, isolation, vampire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Movie in collections
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: serious, exciting, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, good versus evil, folk hero, battles, adventure, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, righting the wronged, save the princess, one man army, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: exciting, captivating, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zombie, good versus evil, heroes, sword, witchcraft, battles, cons and scams, rescue, supernatural, superhero, imaginary, danger ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: serious, exciting, disturbing, light, melancholic
Plot: genie, wish come true, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroes, treasure hunt, rivalry, supernatural, imaginary, danger, deadly, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 ⇓
52%
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, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, supernatural, good versus evil, danger, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, friends, daring rescue, heroes, escapades, prince, palace ...
Place: arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: futuristic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: barbarian, kidnapping, battles, heroes, good versus evil, cave, sword, warrior, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, battle zone, chases and races ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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
Plot: wizards and magicians, escapades, danger, rivalry, adventure, imaginary, save the kingdom, battles, graphic violence, heroes, curses spells and rituals, contests and competitions ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ⇓
49%
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Iron Warrior (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, Netherlands
Duration: 82 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: exciting, serious
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, heroes, witchcraft, master warrior, escapades, danger, rivalry, adventure, supernatural, imaginary, battles ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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 ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
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, cult film ...
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, good versus evil, heroes, obsessive quest, heroic mission, escapades, superhuman powers, danger, rebelliousness, legends and myths, rescue ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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 ⇓
40%
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: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: dragon, magic, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, fantasy world, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, adventure, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, palaces castles and temples, danger ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, captivating, tense, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: wizards and magicians, adventurer, good versus evil, heroes, heroic mission, danger, adventure, imaginary kingdom, daring rescue, folk hero, master villain, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, elf, imaginary kingdom, sword and sorcery, battles, wizards and magicians, epic battle, dragon, adventure, heroic mission, imaginary, knight ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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 ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
38%
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Hundra (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, murder, curses spells and rituals, village life, village, vengeance, crimes, adventure, escapades, heroes, samurai, danger ...
Time: middle ages, prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ⇓
37%
Once Upon a Warrior (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: India, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: In a teardrop-shaped land called Sangarashtra, a 9-year-old girl with special healing powers tries to save her homeland from the tyranny of an evil queen with the help of a blind swordsman.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, light, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: healing power, good versus evil, adventure, save the kingdom, wizards and magicians, evil empire, escapades, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, danger, girl heroine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Archer: Fugitive from the Empire (1981)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The hero is given his mentor's bow (the Heartbow) which chooses its new owner when passed on. It fires arrows that blow up like grenades, but can only be wielded by the one chosen to wield her. The hero is a member of a nomadic tribe wiped out ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, witchcraft, barbarian, chases and races, rivalry, master warrior, adventure, fugitives, imaginary, danger, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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 ⇓
37%
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