Movies like David and Goliath

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David and Goliath (2015)
 4.4
 2K
David and Goliath (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The big-budget, epic film on young King David who took on the mighty warrior Goliath against all odds.
Style: biblical, exciting, captivating, tense, based on the bible
Plot: old testament, king, giant, warrior, standoff, heroism, bravery, faith, brother brother relationship, bible story, mountain, shepherd, prayer, mythology, adventure, army, heroes, soldier, sword, blacksmith, lightning, fish, goat, enemy, thunder ...
Time: ancient world
Place: israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, serious and stylized films with plots about adventure, danger, good versus evil, heroes, sword, rivalry and mythology mostly in Adventure, Action and Fantasy genres. Some movies like David and Goliath: Samson (2018), Thor (2011), Mythica: The Necromancer (2015), Beowulf & Grendel (2005), Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Samson (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: After losing the love of his life to a cruel Philistine prince, a young Hebrew with Supernatural strength defends his people, sacrificing everything to avenge his love, his people, and his God.
Style: biblical, captivating, thought provoking, sentimental, psychological ...
Plot: old testament, seduction, good versus evil, humiliation, warrior, femme fatale, oppression, mistrust, betrayal, torture, evil king, prince ...
Place: israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Young hobbit Frodo Baggins, after inheriting a mysterious ring from his uncle Bilbo, must leave his home in order to keep it from falling into the hands of its evil creator. Along the way, a fellowship is formed to protect the ringbearer and make ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, fantasy world, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, sword and sorcery, journey, mythology, warrior, wizards, friendship, save the world ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
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, king, adventure, rivalry, battles, legends and myths, escapades, imaginary, supernatural, danger, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 7.0
 723K
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, adventure, immortality, mythology, imaginary kingdom, superhuman powers, legends and myths, warrior, prince, exile, protector, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: new mexico, usa, scandinavia, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, fantasy world, good versus evil, elf, wizards, imaginary, save the world, friendship, imaginary kingdom, warrior, magical, dark fantasy ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, suspense, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, warrior, heroes, hercules, mythology, legend, superhuman powers, adventure, legends and myths, imaginary, danger, supernatural ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Mythica: The Necromancer (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Mallister takes Thane prisoner and forces Marek and her team on a quest. Marek tracks down the Necromancer for a final showdown for the Darkspore.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, disturbing
Plot: magic, good versus evil, female protagonist, warrior, friendship, sword and sorcery, fantasy world, adventure, heroes, self sacrifice, fight, danger ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, breathtaking, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, warrior, battles, imaginary, friendship, wizards, sword and sorcery, save the world, elf, ancient ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Beowulf & Grendel (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Canada, UK, Iceland, USA, Australia
Duration: 103 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, gloomy, rough, exciting ...
Plot: norse mythology, mythology, viking, battles, good versus evil, heroes, adventure, sword and sorcery, wizards, dangerous animal, legends and myths, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Style: epic, biblical, stylized, harsh, touching ...
Plot: ancient egypt, bible, religion, god, old testament, christianity, family relations, prophet, destiny, miraculous event, religions or cults, jewish ...
Time: ancient history, quarry
Place: holy land, egypt, middle east, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Hirokin: The Last Samurai (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, tense, rough
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rebellion, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, danger, corrupted ruler, heroes, escapades, rivalry, rebelliousness, freedom, warrior ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Mythica: The Iron Crown (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a team of unlikely heroes hijacks a steam-powered battle wagon, a daring young wizard (Marek) steals the final piece of the all-powerful Darkspore and embarks on a desperate quest to deliver the cursed artifact to the gods for safe keeping; but ...
Style: intense, captivating, exciting, suspense, tense
Plot: sword and sorcery, mercenary, demon, friendship, magical object, warrior, magician, possession, undead, quest, adventure, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Curse of the Ring (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, South Africa, Italy
Duration: 184 min.
Story: In this swords-and-sorcery tale, good-hearted blacksmith Eyvind (Max von Sydow) hides away infant Prince Siegfried (played as an adult by Benno Furmann) after two malevolent kings murder his father. But a fiery meteor sent by the gods reveals ...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, epic, light
Plot: adventure, dragon, master warrior, treasure, legend, blacksmith, murder, royal family, supernatural ability, legends and myths, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals ...
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Avengers Grimm: Time Wars (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When Rumpelstiltskin tries to take over Earth once and for all, The Avengers Grimm must track him down through time in order to defeat him.
Style: captivating, twists and turns, entertaining, tense, exciting
Plot: villain, invasion, time travel, magic, army, good versus evil, danger, save the world, superhero team, adventure, heroism, fantasy world ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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, good versus evil, legends and myths, adventure, superhuman powers, curses spells and rituals, danger, monster, greek mythology, heroic mission, obsessive quest, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 5.4
 101K
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 ⇓
76%
Mythica: The Darkspore (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: When Teela’s sister is murdered and a powerful relic stolen, Marek and her friends face a sinister new enemy – Kishkumen, a foreign mystic bent on reclaiming the Darkspore for his master Szorlok. Armed with twin maps, Marek and her team race ...
Style: tense, exciting, captivating, intense, suspense ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, elf, magic, female protagonist, magical object, dragon, cave, portal, warrior, sword fight, adventure, good versus evil ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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
Plot: wizards and magicians, adventurer, heroes, good versus evil, danger, heroic mission, adventure, imaginary kingdom, folk hero, daring rescue, imaginary, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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Thor: The Dark World (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Thor fights to restore order across the cosmos… but an ancient race led by the vengeful Malekith returns to plunge the universe back into darkness. Faced with an enemy that even Odin and Asgard cannot withstand, Thor must embark on his most ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: norse mythology, superhero, superhuman powers, warrior, wizards and magicians, king, scientist, good versus evil, creature, villain, queen, prince ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: epic, exciting, stylized, serious, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, battles, legends and myths, immortality, rescue, destiny, rivalry, chaos ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.0
 142K
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, warrior, greek mythology, battles, mercenary, battle, superhuman powers, heroic mission, strong man, adventure, lone hero ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.6
 614
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: exciting, offbeat, serious, psychotronic
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, mythology, greek mythology, hercules, legendary hero, warrior, teenage life, imaginary, adventure, escapades, rivalry, danger ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.8
 238K
Noah (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: A man who suffers visions of an apocalyptic deluge takes measures to protect his family from the coming flood.
Style: captivating, biblical, exciting, epic, suspense ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, angel, forces of nature, christianity, god, adventure, human nature, god or devil, end of the world, belief, chaos ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 161 min.
Story: The Dwarves, Bilbo and Gandalf have successfully escaped the Misty Mountains, and Bilbo has gained the One Ring. They all continue their journey to get their gold back from the Dragon, Smaug.
Style: epic, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, creature, magical, warrior, elf, adventure, sword and sorcery, fantasy world, dragon, heroes, wizards ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: teens, boys' night
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 ⇓
72%
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
Plot: greek mythology, mythology, heroes, battles, one man army, legend, hercules, village life, superhuman powers, adventure, rivalry, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 90s
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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, adventure, superhuman powers, rescue, good versus evil, save the day ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, stylized, exciting, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: heroes, battles, hercules, adventure, legends and myths, master warrior, superhero, rivalry, save the princess, tough heroes, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 8.5
 1.3M
Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, captivating, breathtaking, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, gladiator, freedom, pride and honor, courage, slavery, heroes, master warrior, revenge, tragic hero ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: rome italy, spain, germany, north africa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.8
 417
Kidnapped (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When Scottish young gentleman David Balfour's father dies, he leaves school to collect his inheritance from uncle Ebenezer, who in turn sells the boy as a future slave to a pirate ship. When staunch Stuart dynasty supporter Alan Breck Stewart ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: kidnapping, confined, heroes, adventure, state affairs, missing person, ocean or sea, corrupted ruler, crimes, escapades, pirate, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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