Barbarian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant barbarian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, exciting, stylized, epic, light and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with barbarian, sword fight, heroes, sword and sorcery, sword, violence, rivalry, battle, adventure and warrior plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, Mexico and other countries.
barbarian movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as barbarian: Conan the Barbarian (1982), Conan the Barbarian (2011), The 13th Warrior (1999), Ronal the Barbarian (2011), Conan the Destroyer (1984), Barbarian Queen (1985), The Last Warrior (1984), The Roman Story (2015), John Norman's Gor (1987), The Blade Master (1982).

List of barbarian movies

Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, futuristic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, barbarian, slavery, good versus evil, escapades, cult, gladiator, danger, obsessive quest, vengeance, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times, stone age, 80s
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Conan the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A quest that begins as a personal vendetta for the fierce Cimmerian warrior soon turns into an epic battle against hulking rivals, horrific monsters, and impossible odds, as Conan (Jason Momoa) realizes he is the only hope of saving the great ...
Style: exciting, stylized, light, captivating, epic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: barbarian, magic, good versus evil, battle, sword and sorcery, rescue, vengeance, rivalry, danger, heroic mission, master warrior, gory ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: dungeon, hawaii
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The 13th Warrior (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In AD 922, Arab courtier, Ahmad Ibn Fadlan accompanies a party of Vikings to the barbaric North to combat a terror that slaughters Vikings and devours their flesh.
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, rough, scenic ...
Plot: vikings, mission, battles, barbarian, adventure, violence, danger, heroic mission, sword and sorcery, fish out of water, against the odds, gory ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, iraq
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Ronal the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Denmark
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Ronal is a young barbarian with low self-esteem, the polar opposite of all the muscular barbarians in his village. He's a real wuss. However, as fate would have it, responsibility for the tribe's survival falls on Ronal's scrawny ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, feel good, light
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, goofy hero, good versus evil, daring rescue, friendship, imaginary, barbarian, heroes, youth, danger, loser, friends ...
Time: ancient history
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Conan the Destroyer (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Based on a character created by Robert E. Howard, this fast-paced, occasionally humorous sequel to Conan the Barbarian features the hero (Arnold Schwarzenegger) as he is commissioned by the evil queen Taramis (Sarah Douglas) to safely escort a teen ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, exciting, serious, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: rescue, good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, danger, master warrior, imaginary, sword and sorcery, barbarian, magic, woman in danger ...
Time: ancient history, twentieth century, prehistoric times, year 1984, stone age ...
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Barbarian Queen (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Argentina
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Set during the days of the Roman Empire. A simple village is raided by Roman troops, and most of the people are whisked off to be slaves or killed. Three women survive and set off to liberate their people. When they arrive at the Roman city, they ...
Style: sexy, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, barbarian, rebellion, gladiator, danger, roman empire, rivalry, rebelliousness, captivity, righting the wronged, master warrior, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
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The Last Warrior (1984)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a nuclear holocaust, as the rest of society regresses to primitivism, a small, "elite" group that has managed to escape radioactive contamination takes it upon itself to exterminate those it sees as "unfit", including ...
Plot: nuclear, barbarian, radiation, gang leader, mutant, rape and murder, rape and revenge, renegade, biker, atrocity, revenge, violence ...
Time: future
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The Roman Story (2015)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Why when people in leading positions get into conflict, there only "ordinary people" get hurt? Two personal bodyguards of governor of a small Roman province asks themselves just that. In movie we will witness the funny stories, which are ...
Plot: barbarian, roman, ancient, battle
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John Norman's Gor (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: American professor Tarl Cabot is transported via a magical ring to planet Gor, where he must help an oppressed country overthrow its evil king and his barbarian henchmen.
Style: touching, sexy
Plot: ring, planet, barbarian, whip, magic, female fighter, knife fight, kneeling, chains, dwarf, wrestling, snake ...
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Tarkan and the Blood of the Vikings (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Tarkan Versus the Vikings, Turkey’s answer to the Italian sword and sandal films, is more fun than the proverbial barrel of monkeys and just as crazed. Everything in this movie is energetic, outsized, colorful and wacky, from Tarkan’s mighty ...
Plot: barbarian, viking, torture, octopus, grave, implied sex, slave, evil man, sword fight, self sacrifice, kidnapping, bound and gagged ...
Place: dungeon
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The Blade Master (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muscle-bound Ator and his mute Asian sidekick travel from the ends of the Earth to save his aged mentor from the evil mustachioed Zor.
Style: futuristic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, kidnapping, warrior, cave, sword, barbarian, rescue, danger, deadly, battle zone, rivalry, supernatural ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times
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The Archer: Fugitive from the Empire (1981)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The hero is given his mentor's bow (the Heartbow) which chooses its new owner when passed on. It fires arrows that blow up like grenades, but can only be wielded by the one chosen to wield her. The hero is a member of a nomadic tribe wiped out ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, barbarian, imaginary, fugitives, imaginary kingdom, master warrior, heroic mission, heroes, chases and races, adventure, escapades, rivalry ...
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The Secret of Kells (2009)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium, Ireland, Netherlands, USA, Denmark, Brazil, Germany, Austria, Hungary
Duration: 71 min.
Story: Adventure awaits 12 year old Brendan who must fight Vikings and a serpent god to find a crystal and complete the legendary Book of Kells. In order to finish Brother Aiden's book, Brendan must overcome his deepest fears on a secret quest that ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, feel good, colourful ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: in the woods, adventure, fairy, good versus evil, legends and myths, monk, trapped, monastery, underwater, imaginary, obsessive quest, self discovery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: ireland, europe
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Kull the Conqueror (1997)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A barbarian named Kull becomes ruler after defeating the old king in battle, thus receiving his crown. But direct heirs of the king, trying to topple Kull and regain the throne, bring an old witch queen Akivasha back to life. Their plan backfires, ...
Style: exciting, serious, offbeat, awful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, sorceress, evil queen, betrayal, wizards, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, righting the wronged, curses spells and rituals, vengeance, imaginary kingdom ...
Time: middle ages, ancient history, 80s
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Conan the Adventurer (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Germany, Mexico, USA
Duration: 43 min.
Story: Conan: The Adventurer is an American television series created, developed, financed, distributed and produced by Max A. Keller and Micheline Keller from 1997 to 1998 and loosely based on the fantasy hero Conan the Barbarian. The TV show premiered on ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission, obsessive quest, danger, vengeance, buddies, heroes, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, escapades ...
Time: prehistoric times, ancient history, stone age
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Barbarian Queen II: The Empress Strikes Back (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a final and epic battle in the thrilling sequel to the now classic "Barbarian Queen", Althalia, leads a revolt of peasants and female warriors against the wicked ruler, Arkaris, to regain her throne.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: barbarian, medieval, sword and sorcery, long blonde hair, knight, sword fight, breasts, sword, battlefield, tortured to death, torture chamber, swordswoman ...
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Attila (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A romanced story of Attila the Hun, since his childhood, when he lost his parents until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, touching, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, sword and sandal, village, empress, emperor, army, violence, death, barbarian, battlefield, roman, battle ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: europe
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Time Barbarians (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A warrior king has swordfights with ugly savages that crouch around the forest and snarl a lot. An evil bad guy, bent on doing evil things, kills his wife and flees to modern day Los Angeles. The warrior chases after him to avenge his wife's ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, semi serious
Plot: time travel, barbarian, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, escapades, heroes, adventure, imaginary, heroic mission, danger, adventurer, in the woods ...
Time: middle ages
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Desert of the Tartars (1976)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Lieutenant Giovanni Drogo is assigned to the old Bastiani border fortress where he expects an imminent attack by nomadic fearsome Tartars.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, psychological, serious, realistic ...
Plot: desert, isolation, military, soldier, fortress, army investigation, wartime life, heroes, village life, war, anti war, battles ...
Time: 70s, turn of the century
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Gunan il guerriero (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The peaceful countryside village of Solmen is savagely assaulted by wild Ungats led by bloodthirsty Magen. In the midst of battle, two baby boys are miracu- lously saved by a tribe of Amazon warriors known as the Kuniats. The warriors nurture and ...
Plot: sword and sandal, sword and sorcery, barbarian, amazon tribe, sword, fight, magic, violence, fire, parody, tiger, archer ...
Place: italy
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The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the Barbarians.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, stylized, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, tragic hero, ancient rome, political unrest, politics, rivalry, war, state affairs, adventure, battles, leadership ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
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Yor, the Hunter from the Future (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Italy, Turkey
Duration: 98 min.
Story: This Italian-Turkish co-production helmed by genre veteran Antonio Margheriti (using the pseudonym "Anthony M. Dawson") was cobbled together from a four-part science-fiction miniseries shown on Italian television. In prehistoric times, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, bleak, futuristic ...
Plot: rivalry, village, time travel, monster, adventure, battles, chaos, danger, space and aliens, escapades, future dystopia, heroes ...
Time: prehistory, future, 80s
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The Sword of the Barbarians (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A swordsman's wife is murdered by followers of the evil Goddess Rani. He vows vengeance upon the cult and journeys to the Ark of the Templars to get a magic crossbow that will help him accomplish his mission.
Plot: barbarian, torch, magic, cave, sword fight, violence, death, arrow in back, net, spit in face, pit, battle ...
Time: stone age
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Sorceress (1982)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To maintain his powers, the evil wizard Traigon must sacrifice his firstborn child to the god Caligara. His wife, however, has other ideas and runs away after giving birth with her twin daughters. Before dying, she hands the girls over to the ...
Plot: twins, sword and sorcery, barbarian, fantasy world, tied up, shot multiple times, net, stabbed with a sword, corporal punishment, caught in a net, rescue, severed arm ...
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The Sword and the Sorcerer (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A mercenary with a three-bladed sword rediscovers his royal heritage when he is recruited to help a princess foil a brutal tyrant and a powerful sorcerer's plans to conquer the land.
Style: serious, suspenseful, stylized, entertaining, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, sword fight, mythology, resurrection, telekinesis, princess, torture chamber, adventure, good versus evil, branding iron, vengeance, sorcerer ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: europe, england, dungeon
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The Big Bang (1987)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 76 min.
Story: In 1995, Italy annihilates Libya, which destroys Israel. Africa bombs Germany, which in turn attacks France. Luxembourg conquers England. Sweden, Monte Carlo and Switzerland immolate themselves.The Russians decide to liquidate the Americans, who ...
Style: sexual, dark humor
Plot: bossy wife, man wearing a wig, man carrying a woman, anthropomorphic mouse, target, post apocalyptic, collection, seductive woman, one eyed man, colleague colleague relationship, misandry, homophobe ...
Time: year 1995, near future, 1990s
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The Emperor and the Assassin (1998)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China, Japan, France
Duration: 162 min.
Story: In pre-unified China, the King of Qin sends his concubine to a rival kingdom to produce an assassin for a political plot, but as the king's cruelty mounts she finds her loyalty faltering.
Style: epic, realistic, serious, captivating, breathtaking ...
Plot: assassination, emperor, kingdom, betrayal, assassin, blind ambition, save the kingdom, love triangle, ambition, politics, rivalry, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century
Place: china, asia, spain
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Avalon (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The adventure begins when Owen, a travelling swordsman, rescues a woman from some Druids. He offers to help track down her lover who has been enslaved by the evil Morgana. They set off on their quest, accompanied by Keiran, a cowardly thief.
Plot: decapitation, magic, king arthur, sword and sorcery, cave, quest, sex scene, sorcerer, tomb, dragon, zombie, sword fight ...
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Fangbone! (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Canada
Duration: 23 min.
Story: A 9-year-old barbarian warrior from another world enters third grade and learns about the modern world, while trying to save his native land from a vile villain.
Plot: evil, child, supernatural, warrior, supernatural power, sorcerer, evil sorcerer, sword, creature, dimension, troll, dark fantasy ...
Place: canada
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Marco Polo (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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, serious, epic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: strong sexual content, martial arts, royal family, culture clash, forbidden love, rivalry, escapades, intrigue, danger, palace, royal court, explorer ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, mongolia, china, beijing china, venice
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