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David and Goliath (2015)
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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
Plot: old testament, giant, ancient world, warrior, faith, heroism, bravery, brother brother relationship, bible story, shepherd, adventure, christian, bible, christianity, ancient history, army, heroes, soldier, sword, courage, fish, blacksmith, lightning, goat, camel ...
Place: israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, exciting, serious and tense films with plots about adventure, heroes, danger, escapades, christian, rivalry and sword fight mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres. Some movies like David and Goliath: Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014), Noah (2014), Samson and Delilah (1984), Pilgrim's Progress (2008), Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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, ridiculous ...
Plot: ancient egypt, religion, god, jewish, christianity, christian, old testament, bible, ancient history, slavery, judaism, moses ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages, 14th century
Place: egypt, holy land, israel, middle east, xian
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Genesis: The Creation and the Flood (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 91 min.
Story: An all-enveloping darkness. Suddenly, a child's voice, frightened, questioning, pierces the darkness... The first flickering rays of light begin to sculpt mysterious shapes out of the darkness ... Among them, a very old man. He reassures the ...
Style: biblical, christian film
Plot: bible, old testament, christian, jewish, antiquity, ancient history, faith, belief in god, boat, ship, religion, murder ...
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Noah (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
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, epic, biblical, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: apocalypse, religion, survival, god, chaos, old testament, bible, belief, natural disaster, human nature, chosen one, adventure ...
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Samson and Delilah (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Samson and Delilah tv movie
Style: biblical, stylized, epic, realistic, serious ...
Plot: bible, christian, heroes, religions or cults, redemption, ancient history, legends and myths, folk hero, superhero, hopes, adventure, superhuman powers ...
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Pilgrim's Progress (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pilgrim’s Progress: Journey to Heaven is a modern adaptation of John Bunyan’s beloved classic. It is the #1 Christian fantasy of all time! The novel has been heralded as a literary masterpiece around the world, as it has been published in over ...
Style: tense, captivating, christian film, allegory
Plot: evangelist, faith, christianity, beast, christian, sword fight, demon, pilgrimage, traveler, adventure, thanksgiving, life ...
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57%
Paul, Apostle of Christ (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Risking his life, Luke ventures to Rome to visit Paul -- the apostle who's bound in chains and held captive in Nero's darkest and bleakest prison cell. Haunted by the shadows of his past misdeeds, Paul wonders if he's been forgotten ...
Style: christian film, psychological, tense, captivating, sentimental ...
Plot: christian, faith, christianity, apostle, bible, roman empire, religious, imprisonment, trust, friendship, adventure, religion ...
Time: 1st century, 60s
Place: rome italy
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57%
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Saul and David (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: David of Bethlehem slays the giant and becomes a rival to King Saul.
Style: captivating, epic, stylized, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: old testament, ancient, bible, ancient world, christian, faith, battles, friendship, political unrest, ancient history, royal family, infidelity ...
Place: rome italy, middle east, holy land, jerusalem
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55%
The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Action, 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, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing
Plot: sword fight, friendship, good versus evil, courage, magical, adventure, army, magic, wizards, sword and sorcery, monster, ancient ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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King David (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This is a movie about the life of Israel's king David.
Style: epic, sentimental, realistic, serious, biblical ...
Plot: ancient history, bible, royal family, state affairs, old testament, rivalry, war, religions or cults, tragic hero, dishonesty, heroes, adventure ...
Place: israel, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Action, 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, atmospheric, exciting, dark fantasy, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: sword fight, wizards, friendship, magic, adventure, magical, fantasy world, good versus evil, elf, mission, sword and sorcery, creature ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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55%
Suing the Devil (2011)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Luke O'Brien, a washed-up salesman turned night law student, decides to sue Satan for $8 trillion dollars. On the last day before Luke files a default judgment, Satan appears to defend himself. On Satan's legal team are 10 of the ...
Style: semi serious, tense, suspense, christian film, humorous
Plot: courtroom drama, christian, courtroom, legal, good versus evil, anger, lawsuit, bible, judge, lawyer, belief in god, faith ...
Time: contemporary
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, epic, serious
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: virgin sacrifice, hercules, mythology, monster, ancient world, warrior, battles, heroes, save the princess, tough heroes, fall in love, woman in danger ...
Place: rome italy, ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Book of Esther (2013)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When Ester becomes King Xerxes’ queen, her Cousin Mordecai and that despicable Haman engage in a dangerous game of intrigue for control of the young Persian King Xerxes.
Style: biblical, epic, tense, captivating, psychological ...
Plot: ancient history, betrayal, religions or cults, society, heroic mission, self discovery, genocide, destiny, palace intrigue, female protagonist, eunuch, christian ...
Place: persia
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52%
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: epic, atmospheric, scenic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: sword fight, friendship, sword and sorcery, adventure, good versus evil, fantasy world, mythology, monster, magic, river, journey, medieval ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, disturbing, exciting, tense
Plot: necromancer, magic, good versus evil, female protagonist, warrior, friendship, archer, sword and sorcery, medieval, heroes, adventure, fantasy world ...
Time: contemporary
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51%
The Book of Daniel (2013)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Taken into slavery after the fall of Jerusalem in 605 B.C., Daniel is forced to serve the most powerful king in the world, King Nebuchadnezzar. Faced with imminent death, Daniel proves himself a trusted Advisor and is placed among the king's ...
Style: biblical, captivating, serious, inspirational, suspense ...
Plot: religious, faith, miraculous event, oracle, ancient history, hopes, escapades, heroes, christian, confined, society, exile ...
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Mulan (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young Chinese maiden disguises herself as a male warrior in order to save her father.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, captivating, stylized, sincere ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens
Plot: martial arts, heroine, female warrior, tough girl, woman dressed as man, disney, chinese woman, warrior, mythical creature, sword, female protagonist, chinese emperor ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Forbidden Warrior (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The Gaia Za is a sacred tome that holds many ancient and powerful spells to be unlocked by a so-called Chosen One expected to be born to one of two leading families: the Khans or the Marajis. Unwilling to leave the clan's fate to the gods, Che ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, suspense, serious
Plot: martial arts, good versus evil, adventure, kung fu, rivalry, escapades, destiny, heroic mission, legends and myths, heroes, medieval, supernatural ...
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Jack the Giant Slayer (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The story of an ancient war that is reignited when a young farmhand unwittingly opens a gateway between our world and a fearsome race of giants. Unleashed on the Earth for the first time in centuries, the giants strive to reclaim the land they once ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, stylized, captivating, enigmatic ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens, girls' night
Plot: giant, adventure, imaginary kingdom, youth, legends and myths, magic, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, save the princess, family, princess, mythology ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, london, tower bridge london
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50%
The Scorpion King: Book of Souls (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Scorpion King teams up with a female warrior named Tala, who is the sister of The Nubian King. Together they search for a legendary relic known as The Book of Souls, which will allow them to put an end to an evil warlord.
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Plot: ancient egypt, mythology, warrior, pharaoh, egyptian mythology, relic, battles, violence, religion, desert, love interest, fictional war ...
Place: egypt
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Left Behind II: Tribulation Force (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The sequel to the blockbuster "Left Behind". It is two weeks after the Rapture, and those who were left behind must band together to form the Tribulation Force and will prepare themselves for the worst seven years the planet will ever see.
Style: christian film, biblical, intense, serious, tense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: christian, christianity, catastrophe, redemption, post apocalypse, religion, god, clergy, save the world, chaos, religions or cults, chaos and mayhem ...
Place: israel
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50%
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, exciting, entertaining, tense
Plot: time travel, villain, magic, invasion, army, superhero team, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, friendship, fantasy world, mission ...
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50%
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, suspense, entertaining, surreal ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, magic, medieval, adventure, battles, legends and myths, supernatural, rivalry, escapades, heroes, save the kingdom, magician ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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49%
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The Adventures of Chris Fable (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: (Long Synopsis) "This action-packed, fantasy-fueled family adventure – inspired by the revered literary Christian classic, The Pilgrim’s Progress – overflows with outrageous characters, special effects … and a moral message. In The ...
Style: allegory, captivating, exciting, tense, suspense ...
Audience: family outing
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St. Paul (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Czech Republic, USA, UK
Duration: 170 min.
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Story: Director Roger Young (JOSEPH AND JESUS) presents this dramatic television miniseries that recounts the life of Paul (Johannes Brandrup) the Apostle of Jesus Christ. Originally known as Paul of Tarsus, Paul tortured and persecuted Christians until he ...
Style: realistic, serious, biblical, captivating, tense ...
Plot: bible, christianity, christian, folk hero, apostle, state affairs, ancient history, legends and myths, heroes, bible story, father son relationship, catholic ...
Time: 1st century
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy
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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: semi serious, exciting, captivating, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, warrior, legend, hercules, superhuman powers, tough guy, one man army, adventure, supernatural, legends and myths, battles ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
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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, fairy tale, serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, ancient egypt, adventure, egyptian mythology, good versus evil, legends and myths, myth, chase, desert, escapades, save the day, young heroes ...
Place: egypt
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49%
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Hirokin (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: boys' night, teens
Plot: rebellion, freedom, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, corrupted ruler, rivalry, heroes, escapades, rebelliousness, warrior, oppression ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Bible (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 440 min.
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Story: The Bible comes to life in History Channel's epic new miniseries. From Genesis to Revelation, these unforgettable stories unfold through live action and cutting-edge computer-generated imagery, offering new insight into famous scenes and iconic ...
Style: captivating, serious, christian film, biblical, spiritual ...
Plot: christian, jesus, bible, religion, faith, religious, roman empire, old testament, ancient history, world war two, easter, bible story ...
Time: 1st century, 2010s
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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, inspirational ...
Plot: legend, dragon, blacksmith, adventure, master warrior, treasure, murder, supernatural ability, escapades, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, sword ...
Place: iceland
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