Movies like Beowulf

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Beowulf (2007)
 6.2
 159K
Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, twists and turns, serious, fairy tale, adult animation, stylized, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, legends and myths, monster, dragon, heroic mission, sin, tragic hero, vikings, good versus evil, viking, weakness, ancient, adventurer, vengeance, king, duel, curse, folk hero, seduction, obsessive quest, adventure, queen, magic, heroes, gold ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: denmark, europe

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Most similar movies to Beowulf

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, stylized, serious and visually appealing films with plots about escapades, heroes, adventure, rivalry, danger, imaginary and good versus evil mostly in Adventure, Animation and Fantasy genres. Some movies like Beowulf: Clash of the Titans (2010), The Lord of the Rings (1978), Fire and Ice (1983), Heavenly Sword (2014), Wonder Woman (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Berserk: The Golden Age Arc I - The Egg of the King (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Guts, an immensely strong sword-for-hire, has little direction in his life, simply fighting one battle after the next. However, this all changes suddenly when he meets and is bested by Griffith, a beautiful and charismatic young man who leads the ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: mercenary, duel, battles, supernatural ability, heroes, vengeance, good versus evil, supernatural, military, curses spells and rituals, uninhibited rivalry, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Clash of the Titans (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, entertaining, epic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, legends and myths, adventure, superhuman powers, curses spells and rituals, danger, monster, greek mythology, heroic mission, obsessive quest, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Lord of the Rings (1978)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Spain
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The Fellowship of the Ring embark on a journey to destroy the One Ring and end Sauron's reign over Middle-earth.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, serious, scenic, gloomy ...
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, obsessive quest, imaginary kingdom, heroes, mission, elf, save the world, imaginary, danger, wizards ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 9K
Fire and Ice (1983)
Genre: Animation, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In this animated tale, a tiny village is destroyed by a surging glacier, which serves as the deadly domain for the evil Ice Lord, Nekron. The only survivor is a young warrior, Larn, who vows to avenge this act of destruction. The evil continues, ...
Style: epic, adult animation, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: ice, good versus evil, kidnapping, jungle, warrior, fire, adventure, telekinesis, rotoscoping, dark fantasy, heroes, danger ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Heavenly Sword (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The film's plot follows that of the game closely. Nariko, a member of an ancient tribe who have guarded an ancient magical sword for thousands of years, is charged with bringing the sword to its destined wielder, a deity reincarnated who will ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, light ...
Plot: master warrior, vengeance, adventure, battles, destiny, good versus evil, danger, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, escapades, curses spells and rituals, race against time ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 15K
Wonder Woman (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: On the mystical island of Themyscira, a proud and fierce warrior race of Amazons have raised a daughter of untold beauty, grace and strength: Princess Diana. When an Army fighter pilot, Steve Trevor, crash-lands on the island, the rebellious and ...
Style: exciting, comic, humorous, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: female warrior, superhero, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, heroic mission, vengeance, rivalry, ancient mystery, escapades, imaginary, save the world ...
Place: washington d.c., new york, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fullmetal Alchemist the Movie: Conqueror of Shamballa (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Munich, Germany, 1923. Two years have passed since Edward Elric was dragged from his own world to ours, leaving behind his country, his friends and his younger brother, Alphonse. Stripped of his alchemical powers, he has been all this time ...
Style: exciting, suspense, stylized, intense, talky ...
Audience: teens
Plot: alchemy, tornado, nazi, heroic mission, imaginary, adventure, danger, master villain, heroes, ethnic slur, army, nazis ...
Time: future
Place: munich germany, germany, japan, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.9
 33K
Ninja Scroll (1993)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Jubei is a masterless ninja who travels the land alone, hiring his services to those with gold... or a worthy cause. His fearsome abilities have served him well, but a hideous plot to overthrow the government threatens to end his wandering ways and ...
Style: exciting, serious, epic, stylized, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, martial arts, ninja, samurai, demon, monster, supernatural, violence, heroes, gold, duel, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Inuyasha the Movie: Affections Touching Across Time (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: InuYasha is a half-demon who was trapped in the Legendary Tree and was set free by Kagome, a girl who traveled 500 years through time. This time, both of them will have to face Menomaru, a Chinese demon whose father, known as Hyoga, came 300 years ...
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, light, captivating, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: time travel, good versus evil, supernatural ability, adventure, danger, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, monster, demon, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, world domination ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Heavy Metal 2000 (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Upon discovery of a shard of what could be the Loc-Nar, a miner named Tyler becomes possessed with an insatiable hunger for power and a thirst for immortality. On his way to the planet of youth, Tyler wipes out most of a space colony and kidnaps a ...
Style: sexy, exciting, serious, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: space travel, female protagonist, vengeance, danger, heroic mission, obsessive quest, good versus evil, adventure, supernatural, heroes, space and aliens, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.6
 12K
Dragon Hunters (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Dragon Hunters is a fantastic tale telling the adventures of two dragon hunters: the world has become a vast conglomerate of islands of varying size and shape. This babbling universe is mainly peopled with ruthless rogues, surly peasants and ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, atmospheric, stylized
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: dragon, misfit partners, adventurer, save the world, knight, heroic mission, rivalry, adventure, obsessive quest, imaginary, danger, heroes ...
Time: future
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
How to Train Your Dragon 2 (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The thrilling second chapter of the epic How To Train Your Dragon trilogy brings back the fantastical world of Hiccup and Toothless five years later. While Astrid, Snotlout and the rest of the gang are challenging each other to dragon races (the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, atmospheric, sentimental, feel good ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, warrior, best friends, family, youth, legends and myths, save the day, viking, sacrifice, villain, rescue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Black Cauldron (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Taran is an assistant pigkeeper with boyish dreams of becoming a great warrior. However, he has to put the daydreaming aside when his charge, an oracular pig named Hen Wen, is kidnapped by an evil lord known as the Horned King. The villain hopes Hen ...
Style: stylized, humorous, feel good, surreal, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, horror for children
Plot: sword, good versus evil, pig, wizards, race against time, supernatural, adventure, family, friendship, heroic mission, escapades, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: britain, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.0
 11K
Hulk Vs. (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Two stories featuring Marvel's anti-hero The Incredible Hulk and his encounters with the X-Man Wolverine and the god known as Thor.
Style: stylized, exciting, semi serious, serious, anthology ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: mutant, superhero, battles, monster, danger, adventure, undercover, supernatural, chaos, mischievous children, imaginary, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, ancient history, 80s
Place: usa, canada, tokyo, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 12K
The Hobbit (1977)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins the Hobbit was just minding his own business, when his occasional visitor Gandalf the Wizard drops in one night. One by one, a whole group of dwarves drop in, and before he knows it, Bilbo has joined their quest to reclaim their ...
Style: stylized, exciting, humorous, semi serious, cult film ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, good versus evil, dwarf, heroes, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, elf, magic, spider, adventure, family, gold ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, 70s, 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn Twilight (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, India, Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After five years apart, searching the world of Krynn for proof of the existence of the true gods, a group of adventurers reach their goal in the form of a barbarian woman carrying a miraculous blue crystal staff. Soon they are thrust into war as an ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, save the world, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, heroes, danger, rivalry, supernatural, rescue, imaginary kingdom, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Tales from Earthsea (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Something bizarre has come over the land. The kingdom is deteriorating. People are beginning to act strange... What's even more strange is that people are beginning to see dragons, which shouldn't enter the world of humans. Due to all ...
Style: touching, exciting, serious, light, offbeat
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dragon, wizards and magicians, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, young heroes, danger, master villain, supernatural ability, magic ...
Place: europe, macedonia
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Justice League: The Flashpoint Paradox (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: When time travel allows a past wrong to be righted for The Flash and his family, the ripples of the event prove disastrous as a fractured, alternate reality now exists where a Justice League never formed, and even Superman is nowhere to be found. ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, intense, emotional ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: superhero, changing the past or future, save the world, alternate timeline, hopes, race against time, time travel, adventure, chases and races, heroes, danger, villain ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, future
Place: usa, paris france, washington d.c., london, big ben london
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Berserk: The Golden Age Arc III - The Advent (2013)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A year has passed since Guts parted ways with the Band of the Hawks. Meanwhile, his former mercenary group is plotting a rescue mission to save an imprisoned Griffith.
Style: serious, biting, macabre, adult animation, sinister ...
Plot: danger, military, good versus evil, battles, demon, blood, sword fight, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, imaginary, heroes, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Movie (2004)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After the conclusion of the Battle City Tournament, deep below the sands of Egypt, an ancient evil has awakened. Anubis, who was defeated centuries ago by Yugi’s mysterious alter ego – the ancient Pharaoh – has returned for revenge. Wielding ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, stylized, intense, idiotic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, family outing, kids
Plot: good versus evil, battles, friendship, save the world, monster, imaginary, fight, adventure, secret identity, teenage life, young heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: future
Place: asia, egypt, japan, middle east, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Atlantis: The Lost Empire (2001)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The world's most highly qualified crew of archaeologists and explorers is led by historian Milo Thatch as they board the incredible 1,000-foot submarine Ulysses and head deep into the mysteries of the sea.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, stylized, inter cultural ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: atlantis, adventure, ancient mystery, expedition, underwater, scientist, disney, princess, greed, king, adventurer, submarine ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1914
Place: washington d.c., iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Justice League: The New Frontier (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The human race is threatened by a powerful creature, and only the combined power of Superman, Batman, Wonder Woman, Green Lantern, Martian Manhunter and The Flash can stop it. But can they overcome their differences to thwart this enemy using the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, light, intense ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: superhero, monster, heroes, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, superhuman powers, master villain, cold war, secret identity, cartoon violence, journalist ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, year 1953, year 1954, year 1960 ...
Place: usa, washington d.c., tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Thor: Tales of Asgard (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Hungry for adventure, Thor secretly embarks on the journey of a lifetime, joined by his loyal brother Loki, whose budding sorcery equips him with just enough magic to conjure up trouble, along with the Warriors Three - a band of boastful travelers ...
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, semi serious
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens
Plot: castle, superhero, superhuman powers, giant, heroes, viking, danger, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, master warrior, young heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Onigamiden - Legend of the Millennium Dragon (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A spectacular journey of an unwilling young hero thrust into a mysterious past full of monsters, dragons, and strange hidden powers. Through a series of out of this world battles and adventures, Jun, a shy middle school boy, is transformed into a ...
Style: exciting, stylized, emotional, serious, epic
Audience: teens
Plot: monk, battles, heroic mission, adventure, save the world, self discovery, danger, rivalry, destiny, time travel, uninhibited rivalry, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
Place: japan, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.8
 593K
Shrek (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It ain't easy bein' green -- especially if you're a likable (albeit smelly) ogre named Shrek. On a mission to retrieve a gorgeous princess from the clutches of a fire-breathing dragon, Shrek teams up with an unlikely compatriot -- a ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, witty, surprise ending, funny ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: princess, dragon, adventure, opposites attract, love and romance, friendship, talking animals, save the princess, swamp, reluctant partners, magic, ogre ...
Time: 2000s
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: dragon, adventure, royal family, king arthur, good versus evil, camelot, sword, knight, heroic mission, rescue, blindness, friendship ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Green Lantern: Emerald Knights (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: As the home planet of the Green Lantern Corps faces a battle with an ancient enemy, Hal Jordan prepares new recruit Arisia for the coming conflict by relating stories of the first Green Lantern and several of Hal's comrades.
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, harsh, melancholic ...
Audience: pre-teens, teens, kids
Plot: superhero, chosen one, good versus evil, save the world, adventure, heroic mission, supernatural ability, supernatural, rivalry, recruit, escapades, imaginary ...
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.2
 244K
Kung Fu Panda 2 (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Po is now living his dream as The Dragon Warrior, protecting the Valley of Peace alongside his friends and fellow kung fu masters, The Furious Five - Tigress, Crane, Mantis, Viper and Monkey. But Po’s new life of awesomeness is threatened by the ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, surprise ending, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: martial arts, adventure, talking animals, mentor, master warrior, danger, goofy hero, family, mission, hopes, chosen one, villain ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Afro Samurai: Resurrection (2009)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Afro Samurai avenged his father and found a life of peace. But the legendary master is forced back into the game by a beautiful and deadly woman from his past. The sparks of violence dropped along Afro’s bloody path now burn out of control – and ...
Style: surreal, suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: samurai, vengeance, martial arts, crimes, adventure, supernatural, criminal's revenge, danger, mortal combat, imaginary, violence, revenge ...
Time: future
Place: japan, asia, feudal japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Return of the King (1980)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Two Hobbits struggle to destroy the Ring in Mount Doom while their friends desperately fight evil Lord Sauron's forces in a final battle.
Style: epic, semi serious, humorous, stylized, cult film
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: good versus evil, battles, race against time, elf, friends, plague, on the road, heroes, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, friendship, rivalry ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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