Movies and TV shows like Crossbow

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Crossbow (1987)
 7.2
 466
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: medieval, ancient, forest, castle, archer, nobleman, rebellion, rebel, father son relationship, oppression, national hero, archery, villager, mountain village
Time: middle ages, 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, exciting, realistic and atmospheric films and TV series with plots about medieval, adventure, ancient, danger, father son relationship, escapades and heroes 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), Knightfall (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 7.4
 17K
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, epic ...
Plot: swords and armor, robin hood, archery, knight, fighting the system, king, castle, adventure, legends and myths, forest, sword fight, medieval ...
Time: middle ages, future, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 8.1
 467
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: school, teacher, castle, forest, bicycle, uncle nephew relationship, treasure, lawn mower
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: ancient, family relations, medieval, baron, chivalry, knight, castle, tomboy, father son relationship
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: parody, sitcom
Plot: medieval, ancient, swordsman, archery, archer, swashbuckler, castle, theft, forest, sword fight, prince, robbery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 6.7
 20K
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, exciting, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: medieval, crusader, knights templar, crusade, religious faith, chivalry, relic, warrior, mystery, battles, human spirit, tradition ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century, 13th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Dark Crystal: Age of Resistance (2019)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Return to the world of Thra, where three Gelfling discover the horrifying secret behind the Skeksis' power and set out to ignite the fires of rebellion and save their world.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, captivating, colourful, confusing ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: fantasy world, crystal, resistance, puppet, magic, good versus evil, power struggle, castle, emperor, puppetry, muppets, clan ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.0
 3K
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: semi serious, realistic, twists and turns, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cia, espionage, national security, secret agents, workplace, state affairs, law enforcement, against the rules, newcomer, undercover, working undercover, mistrust ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: bleak, rough, melancholic, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, executioner, brutality, knight, betrayal, corruption, forbidden love, crimes, society, disguise, intrigue, violence ...
Time: 14th century
Place: wales
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, post apocalypse, adventure, warrior, murder, death, heroes, master warrior, betrayal, vengeance, love, brutality ...
Time: future, 2010s
Place: southern usa, america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.5
 378
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: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: junior high school, youth, imaginary friend, creature, failed pilot, missing person, parent child relationship, family, adventure, best friends, family relations, friends ...
⇓ 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: semi serious, humorous, captivating, feel good, tense ...
Audience: family outing, chick flick, kids, pre-teens
Plot: tough girl, robin hood, good versus evil, heroes, rescue, folk hero, royal family, adventure, heroine, dishonesty, assassination, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: medieval, royal family, ancient, pope, battles, death of wife, death of friend, loss of wife, loss of son
Time: 8th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.3
 36K
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, spiritual ...
Plot: rebellion, occupation, alien invasion, space and aliens, resistance, colony, family in danger, survival, evil alien, parents and children, distopia, family relations ...
Time: future
Place: los angeles, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, entertaining, exciting, light, enigmatic
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: knight, medieval, heroes, warrior, vengeance, friendship, adventure, daring rescue, escapades, heroic mission, love and romance, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: london
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 7.5
 70
Spyders (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family
Country: Israel
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: While spending a summer-long family vacation by the lake, siblings Tommy, Nikki, and Daniel Fisher discover that their seemingly boring parents are actually daring undercover spies, who are chasing a devious villain aiming to dry up the ...
Style: captivating, disturbing, entertaining
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mystery, secret service agent, family, parents and children, secret mission, family secret, working undercover, spy, kids and family, female spy, brother sister relationship, secret ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Dirilis: Ertugrul (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Ertuğrul Bey and the Knights Templar in the 13th century Alba and step and step with the struggle against brutal Mongols depicts the process of establishing the Ottoman principality.
Style: exciting, tense, suspense, brutal, stylized ...
Plot: historical character, betrayal, rivalry, life & death, war, adventure, heroes, military coup, vengeance, father son relationship, culture clash, turkish history ...
Time: 14th century, 13th century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 9.2
 2.0M
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: epic, atmospheric, captivating, stylized, breathtaking ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: dragon, intrigue, incest, medieval, power struggle, political intrigue, fantasy world, conflict, king, vicious, throne, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: sitcom, humorous, realistic, not serious, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: twins, twin brother, ship, cruise ship, family, adventure, lifestyle, family relations, siblings relations, mischievous children, disorder, teenage life ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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 8.0
 72K
Marco Polo (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An epic adventure that follows the early years of the famous explorer as he travels the exotic Silk Road to the great Kublai Khan’s court. But Marco soon finds that navigating the Khan’s world of greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry will ...
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: intrigue, culture clash, rivalry, kung fu master, adventure hero, palace, medieval, escapades, forbidden love, barbarian, strong violent content, adventure ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: mongolia, asia, venice, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 196
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: combat, heroes, battles, male female relationship, showdown, fistfight, terrorist, martial arts, kidnapping, teenager, violence, ambush ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.3
 73K
Robin Hood (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, scenic, atmospheric ...
Plot: medieval, robin hood, archer, bow and arrow, heroes, thief, archery, chase, conspiracy, love, sheriff, friendship ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Lord of the Rings: The Rings of Power (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Beginning in a time of relative peace, we follow an ensemble cast of characters as they confront the re-emergence of evil to Middle-earth. From the darkest depths of the Misty Mountains, to the majestic forests of Lindon, to the breathtaking island ...
Style: atmospheric
Plot: sword, fight, bow and arrow, castle, tv show, ancient, journey, magic, exploration, city, village, power ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: serious, feel good, suspenseful, realistic, contemplative
Plot: billionaire, rescue, haunted by the past, disorder, treatment, self discovery, selflessness, ex couple relations, loss of child, hopes, good deed, rich man ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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sword movies
2218
warrior movies
2262
 5.3
 1K
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: kids, family outing
Plot: ocean, dolphins, rescue, friendship, family relations, adventure, escapades, animal actor, family, animal life, beach, investigation ...
Time: 90s, 2000s
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: kids, teens, family outing
Plot: disney, opposites attract, family, adventure, best friends, tv show, family life, relationship vs career, homecoming, couples, friends, teenager ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: north carolina, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: medieval, king arthur, ancient, pagan, male protagonist, arthurian legend, sword
Time: 5th century, middle ages
Place: britain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 6.3
 1K
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: sitcom, semi serious, feel good, offbeat
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: animals, kangaroo, friendship, family, heroes, youth, pets, partners, adventure, odd couple, save the day, amateur detective ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.6
 268K
Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man's sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert's identity; romances his widow, Marion; and draws the ire of the town's sheriff ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, stylized, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, robin hood, knight, love and romance, folk hero, archer, adventure, fighting the system, escapades, king, heroes, sword and shield ...
Time: middle ages, 19th century, 12th century
Place: england, london, france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: fish out of water, attorney, teenager, father son relationship, wildlife, farm, inheritance, environmentalism, american abroad, family relations
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 636
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: sitcom, wild
Audience: kids
Plot: bear, parent child relationship, boy, human animal relationship
Place: florida, everglades
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%