Movies and TV shows like Crossbow

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Crossbow (1987)
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Crossbow (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: France, UK, USA
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Crossbow is a 1987 action/adventure television series that aired on The Family Channel. The series was produced by Steven North and Richard Schlesinger for Robert Halmi Inc., in co-production with French television network FR3, and filmed entirely on location in France.
Plot: forest, medieval, castle, archer, rebellion, nobleman, father son relationship, rebel, archery, villager, national hero, oppression, mountain village
Time: 14th century
Place: switzerland

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Most similar movies to Crossbow

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, realistic, exciting and serious films and TV series with plots about adventure, danger, heroes, medieval, escapades, family relations and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Crossbow: Robin Hood (2006), De Zevensprong (1982), Covington Cross (1992), When Things Were Rotten (1975), Hawkeye (2021). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Robin Hood (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Robin Hood is a British television programme, produced by independent production company Tiger Aspect Productions for BBC One, with co-funding from the BBC America cable television channel in the United States. Based on the traditional stories of ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, semi serious, captivating ...
Plot: knight, robin hood, swords and armor, archery, fighting the system, adventure, castle, in the woods, sword fight, criminal heroes, robbery, righting the wronged ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
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95%
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De Zevensprong (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 323 min.
TV show
Story: Frans (nicknamed The Red for his red hair), an elementary school teacher involuntarily gets involved in a conspiracy to save the young Geert-Jan Grisenstijn from the hands of his uncle, the evil count, who lives in a mansion where one of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: forest, school, bicycle, teacher, castle, treasure, uncle nephew relationship, lawn mower
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Covington Cross (1992)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Covington Cross is a British/American television series that was broadcast on the ABC in the United States from August 25 to October 31, 1992. The program also aired in the United Kingdom and was scheduled to be broadcast in France. The series was ...
Plot: father son relationship, baron, knight, chivalry, tomboy, castle, medieval, family relations
Time: 14th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
When Things Were Rotten (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: When Things Were Rotten is an American situation comedy television series created in 1975 by Mel Brooks and aired for half a season by ABC. A parody of the Robin Hood legend, the series starred Richard Gautier as Robin Hood. Also in the regular ...
Style: sitcom, parody
Plot: robin hood, forest, outlaw, sword fight, theft, anachronism, criminal, archery, heroes, medieval, prince, robbery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Hawkeye (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Clint Barton trains Kate Bishop to become a "superhero without superpowers."
Style: captivating
Plot: superhero, archer, adventure, archery, heroes, comic hero, marvel entertainment, bow and arrow, warrior, tough guy
Time: 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.3
 2K
Ben Hur (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Canada, USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: About the struggle between the Roman Empire and its rebellious conquest Judaea, and two best friends caught in a terrible moment in history.
Style: rough, captivating, exciting, epic, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, rebellion, vengeance, military, dishonesty, slavery, political unrest, rivalry, society, danger, redemption, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.8
 18K
Knightfall (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Go deep into the clandestine world of the legendary brotherhood of warrior monks known as The Knights Templar.
Style: christian film, captivating, atmospheric, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: crusade, crusader, chivalry, medieval, relic, religious faith, selflessness, human spirit, battle, tradition, battles, ambush ...
Time: 14th century, 13th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.0
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CHAOS (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A comedic drama about a group of rogue CIA spies in the Office of Disruptive Services (ODS), who combat threats to national security amidst bureaucratic gridlock, rampant incompetence and political infighting.
Style: twists and turns, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, state affairs, secret agents, against the rules, law enforcement, workplace, national security, top secret, mistrust, new job, undercover ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Bastard Executioner (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: A blood-soaked, medieval epic that tells the story of Wilkin Brattle, a 14th century warrior, whose life is forever changed when a divine messenger beseeches him to lay down his sword and lead the life of another man: a journeyman executioner. Set ...
Style: melancholic, rough, bleak, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: executioner, medieval, knight, corruption, betrayal, forbidden love, crimes, society, brutality, intrigue, disguise, violence ...
Time: 14th century
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 7.9
 4K
Thunderbirds (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
TV show
Story: Thunderbirds is a 1960s British science-fiction television series, created by Gerry and Sylvia Anderson, filmed by their production company AP Films and distributed by ITC Entertainment, which was produced using a mixed method of marionette puppetry ...
Style: futuristic, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: island, astronaut, family relations, danger, rescue, cult, mind control, hypnosis, space station, family business, heroic mission, save the world ...
Time: 21st century, future, 2020s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.9
 309
Fuzzbucket (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: In the vein of "Harvey", an invisible creature befriends a 12 year old boy. Of course, no one else can see him nor believes in him.
Style: semi serious, touching, humorous, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: junior high school, missing person, creature, imaginary friend, friends, family relations, disorder, parents and children, siblings relations, friendship, youth, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Karl der Grosse (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, War
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Young Charlemagns is placed on the Frankish throne in the middle of the 8th Century A.D. Despite having many powerful enemies he slowly unites the nations of Western Europe and rebuilds civilization on the ruins of the Roman Empire.
Plot: pope, medieval, battles, death of wife, battle, loss of wife, death of friend, loss of son
Time: 8th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Letter for the King (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
TV show
Story: A young boy holds the fate of the kingdom in his hands when he embarks on a quest to deliver a secret message in this sweeping fantasy series.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, entertaining, light, enigmatic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: knight, medieval, heroes, warrior, friendship, vengeance, adventure, supernatural, danger, love and romance, heroic mission, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.4
 32K
Colony (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In the near future a family must make difficult decisions as they balance staying together with trying to survive. They live in Los Angeles, which has been occupied by a force of outside intruders. While some people have chosen to collaborate with ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: space and aliens, occupation, rebellion, alien invasion, family in danger, evil alien, survival, parents and children, danger, resistance, family relations, colony ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Princess of Thieves (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
Story: Sherwood forest has a courageous new hero - Gwyn, the daughter of Robin Hood. Possessing the cunning skills of her legendary father and the beauty and intelligence of her mother Maid Marian, Gwyn is anxious to follow in her father's footsteps. ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, captivating, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: tough girl, robin hood, good versus evil, heroes, rescue, folk hero, adventure, royal family, heroine, dishonesty, assassination, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Suite Life on Deck (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The series follows twin brothers Zack and Cody Martin and hotel heiress London Tipton in a new setting, the SS Tipton, where they attend classes at "Seven Seas High" and meet Bailey Pickett while Mr. Moseby manages the ship. The ship ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, not serious, humorous, sitcom
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: twins, ship, family, family relations, siblings relations, adventure, lifestyle, high school life, teenage life, mischievous children, disorder, cruise ship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, twists and turns, sexual, epic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: fantasy world, intrigue, king, dragon, adventure, incest, imaginary, swords and armor, political intrigue, betrayal, power struggle, throne ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 173
Desert Law (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: A mother hires an ex-CIA man to find and bring back her son, who has been abducted by his father and brought to Morocco, where his grandfather, the ruler of a desert tribe, wants him to become his successor.
Plot: pistol, machine gun, arab, terrorist, escape, fortress, disarming someone, fistfight, rocket launcher, violence, warrior, tough girl ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Philanthropist (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Czech Republic, UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Philanthropist is an American action drama series that premiered on NBC on Wednesday, June 24, 2009. The program was a limited summer series, principally filmed in South Africa. It opened to strong ratings, but saw a drop in viewers in ...
Style: feel good, serious, contemplative, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: billionaire, haunted by the past, rescue, danger, selflessness, ex couple relations, disorder, loss of child, treatment, self discovery, hopes, goodhearted ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Famous Jett Jackson (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Famous Jett Jackson is a joint Canadian and American Disney Channel Original Series coming-of-age television series for children about a boy named Jett Jackson who plays a teenage secret-agent on a fictional TV show-within-a-show called ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: friends, couples, tv show, relationship vs career, family life, homecoming, best friends, family, adventure, opposites attract, teenager, famous ...
Time: 90s, 21st century, 20th century, 2000s, 1990s
Place: usa, north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.4
 951
Flipper (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Mystery
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Flipper, is an American revival television series of the original 1964 Flipper television series. The first two seasons aired in first-run syndication; seasons 3 and 4 aired on the PAX network. The 1995 version brought back Bud Ricks as a scientist ...
Style: feel good, realistic, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: ocean, adventure, friendship, family relations, danger, escapades, rescue, ocean or sea, family, dolphins, animal actor, beach ...
Time: 90s, 1990s, 2000s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Arthur of the Britons (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: This series strips away the elaborate medieval view of Camelot, and presents Arthur as the chief of a small Celt tribe in Dark-Ages Britain, a century or two after the withdrawal of Rome. Arthur struggles to weave the scattered tribes of Celts, ...
Plot: king arthur, medieval, arthurian legend, male protagonist, sword
Time: middle ages, 5th century
Place: europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Mystic Knights of Tir Na Nog (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: France, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The Mystic Knights of Tir Na Nog is an Irish/American television series set in a fantasy version of ancient Ireland, created by Saban Entertainment. It was loosely based on actual Irish mythology. The name derives from Tír na nÓg, one of the ...
Plot: dragon, evil queen, armor, gnome, kingdom, horse, sword fight, shield, swordsman, monster, fictional war, crossbow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.4
 950
Skippy (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Australia
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: Skippy the Bush Kangaroo is an Australian television series created by John McCallum, produced from 1966–1968, telling the adventures of a young boy and his intelligent pet kangaroo, and the various visitors to the fictional Waratah National Park ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: friendship, kangaroo, family, partners, odd couple, heroes, danger, unlikely partners, youth, amateur detective, save the day, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Okavango: The Wild Frontier (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
TV show
Story: American family inherits a wildlife reserve near the Okavango Delta in Botswana, Africa.
Plot: inheritance, environmentalism, american abroad, family relations, wildlife, farm, teenager, attorney, fish out of water, father son relationship
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hooten & The Lady (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: Hugely charismatic, roguish American adventurer Hooten and his fantastically feisty partner in crime, Lady Alexandra travel the world, from the Vatican to The Himalayas, the Amazon to Egypt, in their quest to save the world's lost treasures.
Style: entertaining, semi serious, captivating, feel good, funny
Audience: chick flick, family outing, boys' night
Plot: lost treasure, treasure hunter, treasure hunt, hidden treasure, jungle, male female relationship, adventurer, journey, partners, desert, male female partnership
Time: 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 7K
Crossbones (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: It's 1715 on the Bahamian island of New Providence, the first functioning democracy in the Americas, where the diabolical pirate Edward Teach, a.k.a. Blackbeard, reigns over a rogue nation of thieves, outlaws and miscreant sailors. Part ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: pirate, island, adventure, escapades, crimes, danger, rivalry, notoriety, outlaw, criminal, terrorizing, treasure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: bahamas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 5K
Off the Map (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: La Ciudad de las Estrellas, a tiny town in the South American jungle, is home to an understaffed, understocked medical clinic where three idealistic doctors come looking for change.
Style: sincere, touching, emotional, serious, medical drama ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: nurse, doctors and patients, doctor, patient, starting over, idealism, fish out of water, workplace, love and romance, surgery, career, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: south america, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 568
Gentle Ben (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Gentle Ben is an American family series that aired on CBS from September 10, 1967 to April 27, 1969. The series follows the adventures, in the Florida Everglades, of a game warden, Tom Wedloe, his wife Ellen, his son Mark and Ben the grizzly bear.
Style: wild
Plot: bear, human animal relationship, parent child relationship, boy
Place: florida, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, adventure, warrior, danger, murder, heroes, death, post apocalypse, master warrior, vengeance, betrayal, brutality ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%