Fantasy world movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant fantasy world movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, stylized, serious, fairy tale, entertaining and scenic films and TV shows about / with fantasy world, adventure, destiny, dialogue, escapades, mentor, mythology, storytelling, transformation and magic plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Family genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as fantasy world: Spirited Away (2001), Maleficent (2014), Big Fish (2003), Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013), The Brothers Grimm (2005), Warcraft: The Beginning (2016), The Golden Compass (2007), Arthur and the Invisibles (2006), Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001), Prometheus (2012).

List of fantasy world movies

 8.6
 569K
Spirited Away (2001)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A young girl, Chihiro, becomes trapped in a strange new world of spirits. When her parents undergo a mysterious transformation, she must call upon the courage she never knew she had to free her family.
Style: surreal, offbeat, atmospheric, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: parallel world, fantasy world, ghost, adventure, witch, supernatural, dragon, rescue, friendship, imaginary, youth, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2000s
Place: japan, asia, tokyo
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 7.0
 310K
Maleficent (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The untold story of Disney's most iconic villain from the 1959 classic 'Sleeping Beauty'. A beautiful, pure-hearted young woman, Maleficent has an idyllic life growing up in a peaceable forest kingdom, until one day when an invading ...
Style: stylized, fairy tale, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Plot: fairy, witch, magical, good versus evil, fantasy world, dark fantasy, curses spells and rituals, princess, in the woods, betrayal, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: france
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Journey to the Center of the Earth (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On a quest to find out what happened to his missing brother, a scientist, his nephew and their mountain guide discover a fantastic and dangerous lost world in the center of the earth.
Style: exciting, humorous, entertaining, tense, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing, kids
Plot: fantasy world, adventurer, expedition, dinosaur, adventure, chase, volcano, obsessive quest, danger, heroic mission, rescue, research ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, prehistoric, 21st century
Place: iceland, mine, europe, italy
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 8.0
 395K
Big Fish (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Throughout his life Edward Bloom has always been a man of big appetites, enormous passions and tall tales. In his later years, he remains a huge mystery to his son, William. Now, to get to know the real man, Will begins piecing together a true ...
Style: sentimental, surreal, offbeat, feel good, touching ...
Audience: date night
Plot: fantasy world, loneliness, adventure, witch, fish, escapades, true love, circus, parents and children, mermaid, journey, fishing ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 30s, 50s, 40s ...
Place: usa, texas, alabama, cuba, russia ...
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Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In their quest to confront the ultimate evil, Percy and his friends battle swarms of mythical creatures to find the mythical Golden Fleece and to stop an ancient evil from rising.
Style: exciting, semi serious, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: young heroes, superhuman powers, mythology, fantasy world, adventure, artifact, friendship, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, ocean or sea, youth, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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The Brothers Grimm (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, Czech Republic, UK
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Folklore collectors and con artists, Jake and Will Grimm, travel from village to village pretending to protect townsfolk from enchanted creatures and performing exorcisms. However, they are put to the test when they encounter a real magical curse ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, light, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: dark fantasy, supernatural, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals, adventure, witch, danger, wizards, village, fairy, kidnapping, magic ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s, 1810s
Place: germany, europe, dungeon, hamburg germany, frankfurt germany
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Warcraft: The Beginning (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: China, Canada, Japan, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, scenic, epic, surprise ending ...
Plot: sorcerer, fantasy world, adventure, good versus evil, magic, fictional war, video game, monster, kingdom, warrior, battle, brutality ...
Place: dungeon
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The Golden Compass (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: After overhearing a shocking secret, precocious orphan Lyra Belacqua trades her carefree existence roaming the halls of Jordan College for an otherworldly adventure in the far North, unaware that it's part of her destiny.
Style: epic, stylized, suspenseful, serious, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: fantasy world, adventure, magical, parallel world, orphan, journey, kidnapping, witch, experiment, wizards, best friends, adventurer ...
Place: england, oxford university
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Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Harry Potter has lived under the stairs at his aunt and uncle's house his whole life. But on his 11th birthday, he learns he's a powerful wizard -- with a place waiting for him at the Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. As he ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, touching, entertaining, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, witch, wizards and magicians, friendship, chosen one, magical, supernatural ability, adventure, curses spells and rituals, school, magic, best friends ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1991, year 1992, 1990s
Place: england, europe
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Arthur and the Invisibles (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Arthur is a spirited ten-year old whose parents are away looking for work, whose eccentric grandfather has been missing for several years, and who lives with his grandmother in a country house that, in two days, will be repossessed, torn down, and ...
Style: feel good, exciting, stylized, fairy tale, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens
Plot: fairy, fantasy world, family, adventure, young heroes, friendship, heroes, disappearance, family relations, good versus evil, imaginary, friends ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: dungeon, connecticut, africa
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Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A teenager finds himself transported to an island where he must help protect a group of orphans with special powers from creatures intent on destroying them.
Style: exciting, gothic, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens
Plot: orphan, time loop, time travel, fantasy world, riddles and clues, adventure, youth, boarding school life, imaginary, children, boarding school, monster ...
Time: 1940s, year 1943
Place: england, wales, florida, europe
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: 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, captivating, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, good versus evil, save the world, fantasy world, friendship, imaginary, wizards, imaginary kingdom, magical, warrior, sword and sorcery, journey ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, UK, Japan, Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: English aristocrat Lara Croft is skilled in hand-to-hand combat and in the middle of a battle with a secret society. The shapely archaeologist moonlights as a tomb raider to recover lost antiquities and meets her match in the evil Powell, who's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, archaeology, treasure, fantasy world, adventure, heroic mission, good versus evil, female protagonist, solar eclipse, archaeologist, killer robot ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s
Place: siberia, iceland, cambodia, egypt
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Lara Croft Tomb Raider: The Cradle of Life (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Germany, Japan, UK, Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Lara Croft ventures to an underwater temple in search of the mythological Pandora's Box but, after securing it, it is promptly stolen by the villainous leader of a Chinese crime syndicate. Lara must recover the box before the syndicate's ...
Style: exciting, stylized, entertaining, sexy, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, fantasy world, treasure hunt, sexy woman, danger, good versus evil, save the world, heroic mission, adventurer, expedition, chase ...
Time: 2000s
Place: hong kong, greece, kenya, africa, asia ...
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 7.0
 543K
Prometheus (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A team of explorers discover a clue to the origins of mankind on Earth, leading them on a journey to the darkest corners of the universe. There, they must fight a terrifying battle to save the future of the human race.
Style: futuristic, scary, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, space and aliens, expedition, space travel, fantasy world, alien encounter, mission, spacecraft, mysterious planet, hi-tech, distant planet, human versus alien ...
Time: future, 21st century
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: 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: atmospheric, epic, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, journey, imaginary, friendship, sword and sorcery, creature, fantasy world, mythology, save the world, heroic mission ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: mine, new zealand
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 7.8
 1.1M
Avatar (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In the 22nd century, a paraplegic Marine is dispatched to the moon Pandora on a unique mission, but becomes torn between following orders and protecting an alien civilization.
Style: futuristic, exciting, breathtaking, captivating, serious ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: culture clash, alien, benign alien, scientist, interracial romance, adventure, space and aliens, space travel, fantasy world, warrior, interracial relations, creature ...
Time: future, 22nd century
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Alice in Wonderland (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Alice, an unpretentious and individual 19-year-old, is betrothed to a dunce of an English nobleman. At her engagement party, she escapes the crowd to consider whether to go through with the marriage and falls down a hole in the garden after spotting ...
Style: atmospheric, surreal, fairy tale, captivating, colourful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, escape from reality, fantasy world, imagination, queen, cat, magical, journey, transformation, magic ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1800s, 1870s, victorian era
Place: china
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The Dark Crystal (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: On another planet in the distant past, a Gelfling embarks on a quest to find the missing shard of a magical crystal and restore order to his world, before the grotesque race of Skeksis find and use the crystal for evil.
Style: exciting, serious, light, stylized, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: fantasy world, dark fantasy, puppetry, good versus evil, race against time, adventure, mission, crystal, escapades, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, danger ...
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Once Upon a Time (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: There is a town in Maine where every story book character you've ever known is trapped between two worlds, victims of a powerful curse. Only one knows the truth and only one can break the spell. Emma Swan is a 28-year-old bail bonds collector ...
Style: exciting, offbeat, captivating, twists and turns, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, magical, adventure, fairy, true love, good versus evil, power of love, parents and children, family relations, friends, imaginary, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s
Place: maine, usa, new england
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Bilbo Baggins, a hobbit enjoying his quiet life, is swept into an epic quest by Gandalf the Grey and thirteen dwarves who seek to reclaim their mountain home from Smaug, the dragon.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, scenic, breathtaking ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, adventurer, monster, obsessive quest, dragon, adventure, fantasy world, courage, journey, wizards, magical, warrior ...
Time: prehistoric times, 2010s, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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 8.1
 795K
Jurassic Park (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A wealthy entrepreneur secretly creates a theme park featuring living dinosaurs drawn from prehistoric DNA. Before opening day, he invites a team of experts and his two eager grandchildren to experience the park and help calm anxious investors. ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, intense, suspense, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: dinosaur, island, adventure, fantasy world, survival, dangerous animal, theme park, team, scientist, triceratops, tyrannosaurus rex, natural disaster ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: mine, costa rica
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Alice Through the Looking Glass (2016)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: In the sequel to Tim Burton's "Alice in Wonderland", Alice Kingsleigh returns to Underland and faces a new adventure in saving the Mad Hatter.
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, surreal, funny
Audience: family outing
Plot: dark fantasy, fantasy world, queen, clock, imagination, sister sister relationship, rabbit, adventure, magic, beautiful scenery, chess, castle ...
Place: london
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Jurassic Park III (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In need of funds for research, Dr. Alan Grant accepts a large sum of money to accompany Paul and Amanda Kirby on an aerial tour of the infamous Isla Sorna. It isn't long before all hell breaks loose and the stranded wayfarers must fight for ...
Style: exciting, intense, suspenseful, suspense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, kids
Plot: dinosaur, adventure, fantasy world, rescue, island, tyrannosaurus rex, survival, dangerous animal, danger, jungle, heroes, pterodactyl ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, future
Place: costa rica
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Charlie and the Chocolate Factory (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A young boy wins a tour through the most magnificent chocolate factory in the world, led by the world's most unusual candy maker.
Style: feel good, humorous, surreal, colourful, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: children, candy, fantasy world, chocolate, adventure, social differences, factory, family, contests and competitions, mysterious character, imaginary, imagination ...
Place: germany, england, switzerland, atlanta georgia, india ...
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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the ...
Style: atmospheric, exciting, fairy tale, epic, scenic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, good versus evil, adventure, young heroes, magical, self sacrifice, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, parallel world, throne ...
Time: 1940s, 40s
Place: dungeon, england, london
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 5.7
 56K
Pan (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Living a bleak existence at a London orphanage, 12-year-old Peter finds himself whisked away to the fantastical world of Neverland. Adventure awaits as he meets new friend James Hook and the warrior Tiger Lily. They must band together to save ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, stylized, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: orphan, fantasy world, pirate, flying, adventure, mischievous children, danger, escapades, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, good versus evil, child protagonist ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 18th century, future
Place: mine, london
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 7.6
 37K
The Magicians (2015)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural ability, magic, school, supernatural power, fantasy world, magician, danger, betrayal, student, society, college, depression ...
Place: new york
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 5.1
 118K
Eragon (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In his homeland of Alagaesia, a farm boy happens upon a dragon's egg -- a discovery that leads him on a predestined journey where he realized he's the one person who can defend his home against an evil king.
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: dragon, imaginary kingdom, young heroes, supernatural ability, adventure, legends and myths, danger, fantasy world, heroic mission, chosen one, imaginary, good versus evil ...
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 9.3
 1.6M
Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
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: stylized, atmospheric, sexual, captivating, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, boys' night
Plot: dragon, intrigue, incest, adventure, betrayal, king, political intrigue, royal family, killings, queen, politics, sex scene ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
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