Movies like David and Goliath

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David and Goliath (2015)
 4.7
 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
Plot: old testament, giant, king, warrior, standoff, heroism, bravery, faith, brother brother relationship, bible story, mountain, shepherd, prayer, showdown, adventure, mythology, army, heroes, soldier, sword, blacksmith, lightning, fish, goat, enemy ...
Time: ancient world
Place: israel

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, captivating, stylized and serious films with plots about adventure, danger, sword fight, heroes, sword, good versus evil and escapades mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres. Some movies like David and Goliath: Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014), Noah (2014), Thor (2011), Mythica: The Necromancer (2015), Beowulf & Grendel (2005). 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: biblical, epic, stylized, harsh, serious ...
Plot: ancient egypt, prophet, religion, bible, god, old testament, christianity, family relations, destiny, miraculous event, christian, slavery ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, egypt, middle east, xian, israel
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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, captivating, exciting, heroic, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, warrior, friendship, imaginary kingdom, adventure, imaginary, battles, wizards, monster, magical, elf, creature ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, exciting, dark fantasy, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: fantasy world, adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, warrior, elf, magical, imaginary, monster, wizards, save the world, friendship ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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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, biblical, exciting, epic, suspense ...
Plot: apocalypse, survival, chaos, god, belief, chosen one, angel, noah's ark, god or devil, christianity, old testament, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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: exciting, atmospheric, epic, stylized, captivating ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, fantasy world, adventure, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, friendship, sword and sorcery, heroic mission, journey, wizards, elf, mythology ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, magic, adventure, legends and myths, supernatural, escapades, imaginary, danger, rivalry, battles, heroes, king ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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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, warrior, adventure, protector, superhuman powers, giant, god, norse mythology ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 10th century
Place: new mexico, scandinavia, usa, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, hercules, mythology, warrior, heroes, legend, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: disturbing, tense, exciting, captivating
Plot: magic, female protagonist, good versus evil, warrior, friendship, sword and sorcery, fantasy world, heroes, adventure, danger, hopes, villain ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Chronicles of the Ghostly Tribe (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In 1979, a young soldier is working in China's snowcapped mountains when an explosion reveals bizarre fossils hidden deep in the mountain caverns. What they discover next will change his life and human history forever.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: giant creature, soldier, expedition, survivor, burned alive, self sacrifice, archeological dig, struggle for survival, mythical creature, adventure, lost city, abandoned city ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, good versus evil, heroes, sword and sorcery, adventure, battles, wizards, vikings, danger, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: exciting, humorous, heroic, stylized, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: superhuman powers, superhero, warrior, wizards and magicians, norse mythology, legends and myths, creature, good versus evil, scientist, king, magic, giant monster ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, london, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: exciting, semi serious, captivating, stylized
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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.
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Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, ancient egypt, egyptian mythology, legends and myths, adventure, rescue, danger, myth, escapades, pyramid, redemption ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, tense, entertaining, exciting, twists and turns
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Huntsman: Winter's War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: As two evil sisters prepare to conquer the land, two renegades—Eric the Huntsman, who aided Snow White in defeating Ravenna in Snowwhite and the Huntsman, and his forbidden lover, Sara—set out to stop them.
Style: dark fantasy, fairy tale, suspense, absurd, sincere ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: evil queen, sorceress, magical creature, strong female lead, female warrior, magic, snow white, tough guy, good versus evil, female soldier, love, black magic ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
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
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Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: exciting, captivating, tense, intense, suspense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Curse of the Ring (2004)
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Duration: 184 min.
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Pilgrim's Progress (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
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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 ...
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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: exciting, offbeat, serious, dark fantasy, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: heroes, mythology, greek mythology, legendary hero, hercules, warrior, teenage life, danger, adventure, imaginary, escapades, rivalry ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword of Destiny (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A story of lost love, young love, a legendary sword and one last opportunity at redemption.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, female warrior, kung fu, heroes, love and romance, adventure, sword, sword fight, romance, strong female presence, warlord ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china, hong kong
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48%
Rurouni Kenshin: The Final (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1879, Kenshin and his allies face their strongest enemy yet: his former brother-in-law Enishi Yukishiro and his minions, who've vowed their revenge.
Style: tense, captivating, exciting
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⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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Story: In time of war, a man must survive to make a journey to fulfill a promise made and discover the truth. After a terrible battle, a man sees his great friend perish, leaving him one request – that he visit the king, father of the deceased, to give ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, exciting, epic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night, family outing
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Time: ancient history
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⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Scorpion King 4: Quest for Power (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When he is betrayed by a trusted friend, Mathayus must marshal all his strength and cunning to outwit a formidable opponent who will stop at nothing to unlock a supreme ancient power.
Style: exciting, serious, surprise ending, dark, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: dragon, danger, magic, strength, heroes, good versus evil, chases and races, supernatural, rivalry, adventure, escapades, graphic violence ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Rise of the Gladiators (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A Templar Knight is forced to fight as a gladiator where challengers from different worlds duel in a quest for a magical sword. Then the Templar learns he is scheduled to fight his master who has become a man of greed and ambition. Now the Templar ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: caveman, fight to the death, magical sword, sword fight, desert, gladiator, battles, knight, ambition, warrior, fight, magical object ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: greek mythology, hercules, legends and myths, battles, mercenary, warrior, master warrior, battle, giant creature, greek, superhuman powers, danger ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Dynasty Warriors (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Hong Kong, China, Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Warlords, warriors and statesmen wage a battle for supremacy in this fantasy tale based on the hit video games and the "Romance of the Three Kingdoms."
Style: exciting, captivating, tense
Plot: samurai, dynasty, heroes, power struggle, warrior, political unrest, political intrigue, fight for supremacy, showdown, power, battles, assassination ...
Place: ancient china
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