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Hercules in the Underworld (1994)
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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 man as well as a god. "Hercules in the Underworld" is the fourth made for TV movie in the series Hercules: The Legendary Journeys.
Style: exciting, semi serious
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, battles, one man army, legend, hercules, superhero, adventure, village, superhuman powers, good versus evil, legends and myths, village life, danger, dangerous attraction, escapades, rivalry, rescue, giant, demi god, god, boxing, martial arts, monster ...
Time: 90s
Place: ancient greece, greece

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Most similar movies to Hercules in the Underworld

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and psychotronic films with plots about adventure, heroes, danger, escapades, rivalry, sword fight and imaginary mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Hercules in the Underworld: Hercules and the Amazon Women (1994), Young Hercules (1998), Young Hercules (1998), Hercules (2014), Wrath of the Titans (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Circle of Fire (1994)
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 ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, heroes, mythology, battles, hercules, legend, space and aliens, save the world, adventure, imaginary, superhero, legends and myths ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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100%
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, light, entertaining, tense ...
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, legend, minotaur, monster, hercules, good versus evil, adventure, superhuman powers, rescue, heroic mission ...
Place: ancient greece, 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, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, mythology, warrior, heroes, hercules, legend, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, exciting, serious, cult film
Plot: mythology, amazon, greek mythology, heroes, good versus evil, one man army, warrior, adventure, superhero, superhuman powers, heroic mission, dangerous attraction ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Young Hercules (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
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: serious, exciting, offbeat, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids, family outing
Plot: heroes, mythology, greek mythology, legendary hero, hercules, warrior, teenage life, escapades, imaginary, danger, adventure, rivalry ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Young Hercules (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, entertaining, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: heroes, adventure, superhuman powers, greek mythology, adventurer, hercules, legends and myths, danger, imaginary, legendary hero, mythology, friendship ...
Time: ancient history, 80s
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: serious, exciting, stylized, captivating, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hercules, legends and myths, greek mythology, warrior, battles, mercenary, battle, superhuman powers, heroic mission, strong man, adventure, father daughter relationship ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
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100%
Wrath of the Titans (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Spain, USA
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: stylized, exciting, serious, epic, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, superhuman powers, battles, legends and myths, immortality, rescue, destiny, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 44 min.
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, humorous, light, feel good, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, heroes, adventure, supernatural ability, good versus evil, superhuman powers, hercules, legends and myths, heroic mission, rescue, rivalry, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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
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35%
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Hercules (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 100 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: semi serious, stylized, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: pre-teens, kids
Plot: greek mythology, heroes, hercules, sword fight, goddess, wizards and magicians, child killer, battles, oracle, adventure, rivalry, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
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33%
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, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: battles, heroes, hercules, save the princess, tough heroes, royal family, fall in love, legends and myths, woman in danger, dangerous animal, danger, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: exciting, stylized, serious, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, legends and myths, good versus evil, adventure, monster, superhuman powers, supernatural ability, danger, curses spells and rituals, greek mythology, heroic mission, obsessive quest ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, epic, stylized, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: gladiator, mythology, superhuman powers, legends and myths, good versus evil, adventure, greek mythology, imaginary, destiny, father son relationship, master warrior, introspection ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When strange atmospheric events occur in the disunited city states of Ancient Greece, a forum debates what action to take. As there is no agreement, Androcles King of Thebes seeks the assistance of his friend, the legendary Hercules. Hercules, now ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, femme fatale, one man army, heroes, mythology, palace, monster, sword and sandal, hercules, boulder, murder, gorilla ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 ⇓
30%
Hercules in the Haunted World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 86 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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, heroes, oracle, sword and sandal, peplum, hercules, muscleman, hell, legends and myths, superhuman powers, rivalry, obsessive quest ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, serious, offbeat, humorous, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, sword fight, evil queen, betrayal, destiny, wizards, heroes, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, righting the wronged, vengeance, sorceress ...
Time: middle ages, ancient history, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, adventure, heroes, legends and myths, rescue, escapades, good versus evil, graphic violence, tough heroes, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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: stylized, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: evil queen, heroes, princess, horse, mythology, alien, sacrifice, sword fight, moon, hercules, legends and myths, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
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28%
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 ⇓
27%
Clash of the Titans (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: To win the right to marry his love, the beautiful princess Andromeda, and fulfil his destiny, Perseus must complete various tasks including taming Pegasus, capturing Medusa's head, and battling the Kraken monster.
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, legends and myths, greek mythology, sea monster, adventure, good versus evil, heroic mission, invisibility, fight for supremacy, god, witch, soldier ...
Time: ancient history, future, 80s
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jason, a fearless sailor and explorer, returns to his home land of Thessaly after a long voyage to claim his rightful throne. He learns, however, that he must first find the magical Golden Fleece. To do so, he must embark on an epic quest fraught ...
Style: exciting, tense, talky, entertaining, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: greek mythology, monster, adventure, skeleton, treasure hunt, heroes, expedition, prophecy, adventurer, rescue, race against time, ship ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Since his triumphant rise to power in the original blockbuster "The Scorpion King", Mathayus' kingdom has fallen and he's lost his queen to plague. Now an assassin for hire, he must defend a kingdom from an evil tyrant and his ...
Style: serious, exciting, sequel to cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: one man army, adventure, heroes, rivalry, master warrior, supernatural, danger, imaginary, good versus evil, escapades, siblings relations, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: egypt, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
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Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor - a powerful but arrogant warrior god - recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a ...
Style: humorous, exciting, stylized, epic, intense ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, immortality, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, mythology, adventure, superhuman powers, warrior, prince, exile, protector, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 10th century
Place: new mexico, scandinavia, usa, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 3.4
 691
Hellhounds (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A Greek warrior must travel to the Underworld and battle killer hellhounds in order to rescue his murdered bride from the clutches of Hades.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: heroes, legends and myths, adventure, supernatural, rescue, danger, heroic mission, battles, escapades, creature, dog, greek mythology ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 ⇓
24%
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Gods of Egypt (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, ancient egypt, adventure, rescue, danger, legends and myths, afterlife, save the day, immortality, imaginary, desert ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, rescue, battles, escapades, adventure, rivalry, danger, military, superhero, battle zone, legends and myths, mongol ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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 ⇓
23%
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