Movies like The Green Knight

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The Green Knight (2021)
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 56K
The Green Knight (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Ireland, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A fantasy re-telling of the medieval tale of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight.
Style: scary, bleak, captivating, heroic, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing
Plot: king arthur, myth, creature, ghost, decapitation, warrior, characters in danger, adventure, knight, monster, fight, supernatural, violence, heroes, death, paranormal phenomena, battles, paranormal, loner, good versus evil, evil, exorcism, fear, supernatural power, heroism ...
Time: middle ages

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Most similar movies to The Green Knight

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, suspense, psychotronic and scary films with plots about violence, supernatural, rescue, supernatural ability, supernatural power, death and evil mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Green Knight: Excalibur (1981), Merlin (2008), Beowulf & Grendel (2005), The Hexer (2001), Lost Creek (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Excalibur (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, epic, captivating ...
Plot: knight, mythology, king arthur, witch, arthurian legend, adventure, good versus evil, holy grail, legends and myths, folk hero, sword fight, magic ...
Time: middle ages, 5th century, future
Place: england, europe, britain
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100%
 7.9
 77K
Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, king arthur, knight, witch, supernatural ability, magical, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, dragon, camelot, royal family, prince ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
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100%
 3.7
 2K
The Hexer (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The TV series and the film were loosely based on Andrzej Sapkowski's book series The Witcher (Wiedźmin).
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, supernatural ability, supernatural, heroes, good versus evil, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword ...
Style: epic, suspense, psychotronic, stylized, surprise ending ...
Plot: king arthur, knight, warrior, chosen one, camelot, throne, excalibur, mentor, courage, sword, sword and fantasy, resistance ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lost Creek (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: As they approach the end of childhood, three elementary school kids must brave the woods on Halloween to face a monster born from their nightmares.
Style: scary, disturbing, suspense, bleak, psychotronic ...
Plot: ghost, basement, halloween, ghost girl, monster, forest, supernatural power, murder, killings, paranormal phenomena, rescue, supernatural ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 8.4
 409K
Supernatural (2005)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When they were boys, Sam and Dean Winchester lost their mother to a mysterious and demonic supernatural force. Subsequently, their father raised them to be soldiers. He taught them about the paranormal evil that lives in the dark corners and on the ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, serious, rough, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, monster, supernatural ability, good versus evil, demon, ghost, supernatural power, death, deadly creature, angel, vampire, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1983, 80s, 70s ...
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 4.2
 3K
Demonic (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Canada
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young woman unleashes terrifying demons when supernatural forces at the root of a decades-old rift between mother and daughter are ruthlessly revealed.
Style: bleak, suspense, disturbing, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: exorcism, demon, paranormal phenomena, ghost, creature, deadly, rescue, victim, evil, murder, violence, paranormal ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Scarlet Samurai: Incarnation (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: There's something strange happening inside Buffalo Central Terminal. A group of urban explorers find more than they bargained for.
Style: exciting, psychotronic, suspense, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: samurai, fight, art, archaeology, supernatural power, murder, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, fear, supernatural ability, violence, deadly creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Forsaken Pages (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Brothers Kassem and Sohail Baker deal with vampires, werewolves and other supernatural forces, while trying to cope with the past.
Style: psychotronic, scary, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, magic, supernatural power, vampire, fight, exorcism, monster, escapades, creature, murder, vengeance, crimes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 808
Unearth (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The relationship between two neighboring farm families are strained when one of them chooses to lease their land to an oil and gas company. In the midst of growing tension, the land is drilled, and something long dormant and terrifying, deep beneath ...
Style: disturbing, scary, suspense, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: supernatural power, characters in danger, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ability, creature, fear, supernatural, society, death, evil, deadly, rescue ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Witch Graveyard (2013)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Four travelers innocently decide to rest in a wooded area off an old freeway. Unbeknown to them, they are at an old abandoned and haunted cemetery.
Style: psychotronic, bleak, scary, suspenseful, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, legend, cemetery, witch, possessed human, violence, youth, paranormal phenomena, rescue, deadly creature, curses spells and rituals, supernatural power ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.7
 5K
Ivanhoe (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in ...
Style: tense, exciting, stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, heroes, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, rivalry, danger, romance, jousting, adventurer ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Gawain and the Green Knight (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The medieval legend of a supernatural knight who challenges the king's men to kill him.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, exciting ...
Plot: king, ring, knight, king arthur, rivalry, heroes, escapades, danger, miraculous event, legends and myths, destiny, wooing ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Sleeping Beauty (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The beautiful Aurora is cursed into everlasting sleep by an evil witch for a crime she didn't commit. The brave Commander of the Guard, William, embarks on a quest inspired by both love and loyalty to free the doomed princess. He travels into ...
Style: fairy tale, tense, contemplative, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: magic, princess, knight, quest, creature, castle, fight, wizards, wizards and magicians, escapades, curses spells and rituals, heroes ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 6.7
 12
Hematic Web (2020)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An Anthology feature film with webs of evil and murder. Shorts "FEM", "On The Hunt", "Dark Psychosis", and "Cop A Kill" intertwine with blood and death to form a dark hematic web.
Style: anthology, bloody, psychotronic, scary, bleak ...
Plot: blood, violence, murder, violent, killer, monster, paranormal, demon, supernatural ability, evil, death, creature ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.9
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Black as Night (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A teenage girl with self-esteem issues finds confidence in the most unlikely way, by spending her summer battling vampires that prey on New Orleans' disenfranchised with the help of her best friend, the boy she's always pined for, and a ...
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, psychological, contemplative
Plot: vampire, creature, young girl, supernatural, monster, supernatural power, good versus evil, heroes, supernatural ability, chase, violence, youth ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.4
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The Old Ways (2020)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cristina, a journalist of Mexican origin, travels to her ancestral home in Veracruz to investigate a story of sorcery and healing. There, she is kidnapped by a group of locals who claim she's the devil incarnated.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: journalist, kidnapped woman, good versus evil, loss, supernatural, creature, heroes, paranormal phenomena, exorcism, supernatural ability, demon, paranormal investigation ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, heroic, dark fantasy, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: warrior, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, magical, elf, fantasy world, creature, dragon, adventurer, sword and sorcery, adventure, wizards ...
Time: 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Season of the Witch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 14th century Crusader returns with his comrade to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The Church commands the two knights to transport a witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Style: dark fantasy, gothic horror, gothic, suspense, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, supernatural, legends and myths, witch, good versus evil, monk, curse, witchcraft, monastery, inquisition, supernatural ability, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Ember Days (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The fallen angel Azazel(Raw Leiba) has come to Earth at the behest of the Winter Faerie Queen(Debbie Rochon), and formed an alliance with the Greek god Hermes(Christopher Jason Bolton). Together they seek to resurrect Azazel's demigod children, ...
Style: fairy tale, unusual plot structure, captivating, contemplative, suspenseful ...
Plot: fallen angel, supernatural power, supernatural, occult, myth, fairy, good versus evil, legends and myths, rescue, fear, mission, evil ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
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All the Moons (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Eternal forests and snow-capped mountains... It is the last third of the 19th century and in some valley in the north of Navarra the death throes of the last Carlist war are experienced... A projectile destroys a girls' hospice and only one ...
Style: psychotronic, suspenseful, suspense, bleak, scary
Plot: vampire, delusion, eternity, mother daughter relationship, priest, fear, little girl, church, violence, escapades, supernatural ability, deadly creature ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe, basque country
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.9
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GH5 (2017)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the sudden loss of his fiancee Emma, Matt becomes obsessed with finding life after death. For seven years, Matt and his younger brother Michael visited over one hundred Ghost House cases in the U.S.- every one of them turning into a ...
Style: psychotronic, tense, suspense, scary, suspenseful ...
Plot: ghost, paranormal, paranormal phenomena, young adult, murder, death, paranormal investigation, chase, vengeance, violence, demon, peril ...
Time: 21st century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
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Draug (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, History, Horror
Country: Sweden
Duration: 87 min.
Story: In the 11th century a missionary goes missing somewhere in the huge forests bordering the northern parts of Sweden. Among the rescue party chosen to find him is Nanna, a young woman on her first real mission and her first return to the part of the ...
Style: unusual plot structure, bleak, captivating, scary, contemplative ...
Plot: curse, living dead, cave, wilderness, undead, reanimated corpse, torture, monster, paganism, vampire, witchcraft, pagan ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
Place: scandinavia, eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.5
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The Deep House (2021)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: While diving in a remote French lake, a couple of YouTubers who specialize in underwater exploration videos discover a house submerged in the deep waters. What was initially a unique finding soon turns into a nightmare when they discover that the ...
Style: scary, suspense, suspenseful, disturbing, psychotronic ...
Plot: supernatural, paranormal investigation, violence, couples, paranormal, murder, demon, deadly creature, paranormal phenomena, killings, death, fear ...
Time: 21st century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gawain was a squire in King Arthur's court when the Green Knight burst in and offered to play a game with a brave knight. Gawain journeys across the land, learning about life, saving damsels, and solving the Green Knight's riddle.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, king arthur, heroes, battles, squire, puzzle, legends and myths, master warrior, rivalry, palaces castles and temples, wizards and magicians, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 ⇓
36%