Movies like Hercules in the Underworld

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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, dark fantasy
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, battles, one man army, legend, hercules, superhero, adventure, village, legends and myths, rescue, village life, escapades, rivalry, dangerous attraction, good versus evil, superhuman powers, giant, god, martial arts, boxing, monster, combat, rape ...
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 heroes, adventure, escapades, rivalry, danger, imaginary and sword fight mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like Hercules in the Underworld: Hercules and the Amazon Women (1994), Hercules (2014), Young Hercules (1998), Young Hercules (1998), Clash of the Titans (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, hercules, warrior, heroes, legend, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, legends and myths, battles, tough guy ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: semi serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting, dark fantasy
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, heroes, mythology, battles, hercules, legend, superhero, adventure, escapades, save the world, rivalry, space and aliens ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, disturbing ...
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, minotaur, heroes, legend, monster, hercules, good versus evil, adventure, rescue, superhuman powers, deadly creature ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ 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, cult film
Plot: mythology, amazon, heroes, greek mythology, good versus evil, one man army, warrior, superhero, adventure, heroic mission, rescue, dangerous attraction ...
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, psychotronic, absurd, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hercules, legends and myths, greek mythology, mercenary, battles, warrior, beast, adventure hero, master warrior, superhuman powers, heroes, greek ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, semi serious, feel good ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventurer, heroes, adventure, mythology, superhuman powers, hercules, greek mythology, legends and myths, legendary hero, good versus evil, friendship, martial arts ...
Time: 80s
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: serious, exciting, psychotronic, dark fantasy, offbeat
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: mythology, heroes, hercules, legendary hero, warrior, greek mythology, teenage life, escapades, adventure, rivalry, kickboxer, academy ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
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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: exciting, serious, stylized, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, legends and myths, good versus evil, adventure, ancient history, monster, god, supernatural ability, superhuman powers, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, humorous, feel good, light, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, hercules, heroes, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural ability, heroic mission, superhuman powers, mythical creature, rescue, rivalry, legends and myths ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, serious, stylized, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, demi god, adventure, ancient history, heroic mission, fantasy world, legends and myths, good versus evil, myth, heroes, superhuman powers ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 ⇓
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, epic, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, legends and myths, ancient history, greek mythology, superhuman powers, gladiator, good versus evil, adventure, slavery, destiny, hercules, father son relationship ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: suspenseful, epic, stylized, serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, hercules, virgin sacrifice, fall in love, woman in danger, royal family, ancient history, legends and myths, escapades, master warrior, superhero ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Hercules (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
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: stylized, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: greek mythology, goddess, heroes, sword fight, hercules, greek god, tragic hero, superhero, rescue, adventure, dangerous animal, rivalry ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 ⇓
24%
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, humorous, entertaining, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, sword fight, wizards, barbarian, evil queen, curses spells and rituals, betrayal, destiny, heroes, heroic mission, righting the wronged, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Hercules in the Haunted World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 84 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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, heroes, oracle, muscleman, hell, hercules, legends and myths, superhuman powers, master warrior, rivalry, adventure, obsessive quest ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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, escapades, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, tough heroes, graphic violence, rivalry ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Hercules (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Hercules is a 2005 RHI Entertainment television miniseries, chronicling the life of the legendary Greek hero, Heracles, called Hercules in this series. It is most often aired on television as a two-part miniseries: the first part documents his early ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, captivating, baroque
Audience: teens
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, centaur, superhuman powers, redemption, obsessive quest, heroic mission, battles, adventurer, rescue, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Hercules Against the Moon Men (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 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: exciting, stylized, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: evil queen, heroes, sacrifice, horse, princess, alien, hercules, mythology, moon, sword fight, ancient history, evil alien ...
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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
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22%
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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: heroic, humorous, exciting, stylized, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, legends and myths, imaginary kingdom, mythology, immortality, adventure, warrior, superhuman powers, protector, giant, norse mythology, exile ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 10th century
Place: scandinavia, new mexico, usa, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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, adventure, sea monster, good versus evil, heroic mission, swamp, fight for supremacy, god, witch, soldier ...
Time: future, 80s
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Thor: Tales of Asgard (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Hungry for adventure, Thor secretly embarks on the journey of a lifetime, joined by his loyal brother Loki, whose budding sorcery equips him with just enough magic to conjure up trouble, along with the Warriors Three - a band of boastful travelers ...
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: superhero, superhuman powers, giant, heroes, viking, castle, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, adventure, young heroes, master warrior, supernatural power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, serious, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, ancient egypt, good versus evil, egyptian mythology, legends and myths, adventure, rescue, myth, immortality, desert, escapades, pyramid ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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, adventure, adventurer, monster, prophecy, skeleton, treasure hunt, heroes, expedition, race against time, rescue, ship ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, History
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: atlantis, greek mythology, femme fatale, heroes, one man army, mythology, palace, monster, hercules, murder, gorilla, curses spells and rituals ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Warriors of Virtue (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hong Kong, China, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A young man, Ryan, suffering from a disability, wishes to join the other kids from his schools football team. During an initiation rite, Ryan is swept away through a whirlpool to the land of Tao. There he is hunted by the evil Lord Komodo, who ...
Style: stylized, humorous, semi serious, unusual plot structure, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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 ⇓
20%
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 ⇓
20%