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 exciting, serious, cult film, suspenseful, stylized and epic films and TV shows about / with barbarian, adventure, sword fight, violence, heroes, rivalry, danger, sword and sorcery, escapades and battles plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Action genres shot in USA, Mexico, Italy and other countries.
barbarian movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as barbarian: The 13th Warrior (1999), Conan the Barbarian (1982), Conan the Destroyer (1984), Conan the Barbarian (2011), Attila (2001), Barbarian Queen (1985), Ronal the Barbarian (2011), The Blade Master (1982), Dave the Barbarian (2004), Primal (2019).

List of barbarian movies

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, scenic, rough ...
Plot: vikings, barbarian, mission, battles, adventure, danger, heroic mission, viking, kingdom, heroes, gory, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: scandinavia, iraq
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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, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, barbarian, slavery, good versus evil, escapades, cult, gladiator, obsessive quest, danger, vengeance, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: stone age, ancient history, prehistoric times, 80s
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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: sword and sorcery, barbarian, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, master warrior, imaginary, heroes, magic ...
Time: ancient history, 80s, 20th century, prehistoric times, twentieth century ...
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Conan the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Germany, India
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: sword and sorcery, barbarian, sorcerer, good versus evil, battles, battle, rescue, magic, vengeance, slavery, rivalry, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history, stone age, ancient world, prehistoric times
Place: hawaii
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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: exciting, captivating, epic, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, battles, barbarian, sword and sandal, battlefield, death, king, village, heroic mission, leadership, heroes, war ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: rome italy, europe
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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: realistic, serious, sexy, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female warrior, barbarian, rebellion, gladiator, righting the wronged, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), strong female presence, master warrior, good versus evil, heroic mission, captivity ...
Time: ancient history
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Ronal the Barbarian (2011)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, 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: exciting, humorous, not serious, feel good, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, goofy hero, daring rescue, good versus evil, friendship, heroes, imaginary, barbarian, loser, friends, heroic mission, danger ...
Time: ancient history
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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: barbarian, kidnapping, battles, heroes, good versus evil, cave, sword, warrior, wizards and magicians, curses spells and rituals, battle zone, chases and races ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times
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Dave the Barbarian (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Dave the Barbarian is an American animated television series created by Doug Langdale, creator of The Weekenders and Savage Steve Holland, "Eek! the Cat" and "The Terrible Thunderlizards" that premiered on January 23, 2004. The ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: dragon, good versus evil, adventure, heroes, goofy hero, save the day, race against time, rivalry, disorder, wizards and magicians, danger, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages
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Primal (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: A caveman forms a bond with a dinosaur as they struggle to survive in a hostile world.
Style: tense, captivating, sincere, disturbing, bloody
Plot: caveman, dinosaur, survival, 2d animation, barbarian, violent, violence, deadly, danger, adventure, fantasy world, eaten alive ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistoric, prehistory
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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: gang leader, radiation, nuclear, mutant, barbarian, post apocalypse, rape and murder, renegade, survivor, violence, atrocity, revenge ...
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: battles, barbarian, roman, battle, ancient
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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: sexy, touching, psychotronic
Plot: barbarian, ring, planet, whip, magic, portal, bow and arrow, slavery, slave, magical ring, greco roman wrestling, lecture hall ...
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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: torture, barbarian, octopus, viking, grave, swordswoman, implied sex, castle, bodyguard, piracy, battering ram, human sacrifice ...
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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, heroes, witchcraft, barbarian, chases and races, rivalry, master warrior, adventure, fugitives, imaginary, danger, escapades ...
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Kull the Conqueror (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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, humorous, awful ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, sword fight, evil queen, betrayal, destiny, wizards, heroes, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, righting the wronged, vengeance, sorceress ...
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: adventure, heroes, good versus evil, heroic mission, obsessive quest, imaginary, danger, escapades, buddies, imaginary kingdom, uninhibited rivalry, adventure hero ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, ancient history
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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, cult film
Plot: female warrior, barbarian, medieval, sword and sorcery, disarming someone, sword, sword fight, battlefield, blonde, breasts, battles, knight ...
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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, semi serious, exciting
Plot: time travel, barbarian, adventure, heroes, rivalry, danger, imaginary, adventurer, supernatural, escapades, in the woods, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages
Place: usa, los angeles
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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: captivating, exciting, epic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: culture clash, intrigue, forbidden love, adventure hero, rivalry, escapades, danger, strong violent content, adventure, strong sexual content, royal family, martial arts ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: asia, mongolia, china, beijing china, venice
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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, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: in the woods, adventure, fairy, legends and myths, viking, good versus evil, monk, trapped, monastery, underwater, imaginary, obsessive quest ...
Time: middle ages
Place: ireland, europe
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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, magic, brother, heroism, sword fight, tiger, sword, city, cave ...
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, serious, stylized ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, tragic hero, battles, ancient rome, politics, war, rivalry, political unrest, state affairs, adventure, military ...
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: bleak, suspenseful, exciting, serious, cult film ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: village, heroes, rivalry, monster, time travel, adventure, battles, imaginary, danger, space and aliens, escapades, village life ...
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: barbarian, female whipping, cave, crossbow, net, pit, arrow in back, gore, sword fight, topless woman, death, supernatural power ...
Time: stone age
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Sorceress (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
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 ...
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: twins, sword and sorcery, barbarian, breasts, nudity (full frontal - brief), black panther, ripping clothes, male star appears nude, thigh, woman dressed as man, monkey, woman in a bikini ...
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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: cult film, stylized, suspenseful, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, sorcerer, sword fight, mythology, resurrection, telekinesis, torture chamber, crucifix, adventure, good versus evil, branding iron, princess ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: europe, england
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Dynamite Warrior (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The story is set in 1890s Siam. Siang is a young Muay Thai warrior and rocketry expert who steals back water buffalo taken from poor Isan farmers by unscrupulous cattle raiders. He is searching for a man with a tattoo who killed his parents.
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, one man army, fighting crime, escapades, rivalry, danger, adventure, good versus evil, folk hero, vengeance, vigilantism, track down ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
Place: thailand, asia
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The Gaul (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 60 B.C. a group of Druids, including the arch-druid Guttuart (Max von Sydow), witness the passing of a comet and interpret it as the sign of the coming of a king for their country Gaul, which has not had a king for a long time. Guttuart ...
Style: rough, serious, exciting, epic, captivating ...
Plot: battles, heroes, roman empire, destiny, heroic mission, adventure, rise to the top, leadership, betrayal, state affairs, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
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Berserker: Hell's Warrior (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, War
Country: South Africa
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Kari Wührer stars as a witch, who turns the king's son Barek into an immortal berserker. The enmity between Barek and the witch extends to the present day in his attempts to become mortal again and break Odin's curse.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, betrayal, ancient mystery, adventure, danger, supernatural, obsession, survival, imaginary kingdom, battles, norse mythology, vampire ...
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