Sword and sorcery movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sword and sorcery movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful, epic and captivating films and TV shows about / with sword and sorcery, magic, adventure, danger, sword fight, heroes, escapades, good versus evil, rivalry and imaginary plots mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as sword and sorcery: Seventh Son (2014), The Dragon Prince (2018), Mythica: The Iron Crown (2016), Red Sonja (1985), Mythica: The Godslayer (2016), Conan the Barbarian (1982), Beowulf & Grendel (2005), Merlin (2008), The Hexer (2001), Merlin's Apprentice (2006).

List of sword and sorcery movies

 5.5
 66K
Seventh Son (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Canada, China
Duration: 102 min.
Story: John Gregory, who is a seventh son of a seventh son and also the local spook, has protected the country from witches, boggarts, ghouls and all manner of things that go bump in the night. However John is not young anymore, and has been seeking an ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, fairy tale, entertaining, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, pre-teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, supernatural ability, good versus evil, witch, magic, young heroes, adventure, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, chosen one, supernatural, exorcism ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
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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, exciting, epic, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, imaginary kingdom, friendship, fantasy world, imaginary, save the world, sword and sorcery, journey, heroic mission, mythology, ancient ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: mine, new zealand
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: 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, exciting, captivating, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, friendship, warrior, imaginary kingdom, imaginary, battles, sword and sorcery, ancient, save the world, journey, destiny ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
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, exciting, stylized, captivating, intense ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, creature, imaginary kingdom, sword and sorcery, warrior, magical, heroes, magic, adventure, dragon, heroic mission, swords and armor ...
Time: 2010s
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The Dragon Prince (2018)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 26 min.
Story: An extraordinary discovery inspires two human princes and an elven assassin to team up on an epic quest to bring peace to their warring lands.
Style: exciting, captivating, feel good, enigmatic
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, sword and sorcery, adventure, elf, prince, imaginary kingdom, magic, save the kingdom, assassin, heir to the throne, conflict, black magic ...
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Mythica: The Iron Crown (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When a team of unlikely heroes hijacks a steam-powered battle wagon, a daring young wizard (Marek) steals the final piece of the all-powerful Darkspore and embarks on a desperate quest to deliver the cursed artifact to the gods for safe keeping; but ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, undead, demon, mercenary, warrior, female protagonist, magical object, magician, archer, friendship, possession
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 5.1
 35K
Red Sonja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The tyrant Gedren seeks the total power in a world of barbarism. She raids the city Hablac and kills the keeper of a talisman that gives her great power. Red Sonja, sister of the keeper, sets out with her magic sword to overthrow Gedren.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: adventure, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, vengeance, obsessive quest, heroic mission, murder, supernatural, master villain, chases and races, crimes, danger ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, 80s
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Mythica: The Godslayer (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: As the Lich King's zombie legions ravage the world, a cursed young sorceress (Marek) embarks on a quest to obtain a weapon from the gods, with her friend Dagen, a self-serving half-elf rogue. But when she joins her sworn enemy in a desperate ...
Style: disturbing, enigmatic, suspense, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, magical, danger, capture, zombie attack, evil, deadly, assassin, save the world, journey, hidden treasure, troops ...
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Conan the Barbarian (1982)
Genre: 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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: barbarian, cult, slavery, good versus evil, escapades, sword and sorcery, gladiator, danger, obsessive quest, vengeance, heroic mission, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history, prehistoric times, stone age, 80s
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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, rough, gloomy, exciting ...
Plot: good versus evil, battles, adventure, norse mythology, sword and sorcery, heroes, danger, legends and myths, dangerous animal, mythology, dark hero, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark
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 7.9
 65K
Merlin (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 45 min.
Story: The unlikely friendship between Merlin, a young man gifted with extraordinary magical powers, and Prince Arthur, heir to the crown of Camelot.
Style: humorous, stylized, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: supernatural ability, legends and myths, magical, knight, adventure, witch, king, heroes, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, royal family, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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 3.6
 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, serious, stylized, suspenseful, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural, supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, imaginary, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
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Merlin's Apprentice (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 176 min.
Story: The great sorcerer Merlin has returned to Camelot, a kingdom now vulnerable to ill fates and war since the theft of the Holy Grail, its greatest gift and protection. With the help of Jack, an irascible young beggar-thief imbued with his own unruly ...
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, humorous, exciting, offbeat
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: holy grail, wizards and magicians, apprentice, magic, camelot, adventure, heroic mission, adventurer, imaginary kingdom, supernatural ability, heroes, fantasy world ...
Time: middle ages
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SAGA: Curse of the Shadow (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A secret cabal, The Shadow, works to bring about the return of Goth Azul - the Undead God - in the rich world of SAGA, populated by elves, orcs, dwarves and dragons. A ruthless elven bounty huntress (Nemyt) shoots down the dragon ridden by the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary, escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, heroes, battles, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, magic, knight ...
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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: stylized, suspense, gothic, exciting, intense ...
Plot: knight, supernatural ability, monk, good versus evil, witch, legends and myths, supernatural, monastery, adventure, fight, inquisition, gothic horror ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: 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, torture, brother, black magic, warrior, sword and fantasy, king, horse, archer ...
Place: italy
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 3.6
 80
Stormquest (1987)
Genre: Action, Fantasy
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: In a world where women rule and men are meant only for breeding purposes, two women start a revolt against the system when they begin to believe that the men are treated poorly.
Plot: matriarchy, sword and sorcery, female whipping, gender disguise, revolt, oppression
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 4.2
 1K
Sorceress (1982)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: USA, Mexico
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: sword and sorcery, twins, barbarian, skinny dipping, shot with an arrow, dwarf, exotic dancer, shot in the back, ape, reanimation, tied up, sorceress ...
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 4.0
 28
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, sword and sorcery, king arthur, tomb, thief, unlikely hero, earthquake, giant monster, barbarian, zombie, dragon ...
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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, good versus evil, video game, fictional war, magic, adventure, fantasy world, kingdom, battle, brutality, warrior, fight scenes ...
Place: dungeon
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The Cave of the Golden Rose 2 (1992)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Fantaghiro and Romualdo are preparing their marriage when the Black Queen disgusted by their deep love captures Fantaghiro's father. Romualdo and his soldiers go on their journey to free him. But the insidious Black Queen transforms herself ...
Style: fairy tale, sinister
Plot: kingdom, sword and sorcery, magic, evil witch, anthropomorphism, witch, sex, bare breasts, disguise, deception, seduction, mysterious villain ...
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The Cave of the Golden Rose 3 (1993)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: The powerful evil wizard Tarabas gets knowledge about a prophecy that a king's child will defeat him. So he sends out his army of dead soldiers to kidnap all royal children. When the soldiers attack Fantaghiro's castle to steal the babies ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: evil witch, magic, turned to stone, sword and sorcery, witch, redemption, anthropomorphism, salvation, warlock, healing, sex, princess ...
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The Cave of the Golden Rose 4 (1994)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: A black cloud travels across country, kills animals and plants and dries up the rivers. When the cloud reaches Fantaghiro's kingdom she meets Prince Parsel who follows the cloud to get his stolen castle back. After her castle vanishes, too, ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: love, sword and sorcery, warlock, witch, magic, anthropomorphism, black magic, volcano
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 5.2
 2K
Conquest (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A young man, armed with a magical bow and arrows, embarks on a mystical journey through a mystical land to rid it of all evil and joins forces with an outlaw to take down an evil witch bent on claiming the magic bow for evil.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, serious, suspenseful, scary ...
Plot: friendship, rescue, vampire, monster, magic, sword and sorcery, archery, archer, fog, gory, heroes, animal life ...
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Deathstalker and the Warriors from Hell (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The third thrilling saga of Deathstalker pits him against the evil wizard and ruler of the Southland, Troxartes, and his band of undead warriors. Dashing Deathstalker is entrusted by the beautiful Princess Carissa to protect an enchanted Jewel one ...
Style: rough, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens
Plot: good versus evil, castle, jewel, magic, sword and sorcery, princess, torture, imaginary, rivalry, heroes, adventurer, danger ...
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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: semi serious, futuristic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, good versus evil, sword and sorcery, sword, cave, barbarian, warrior, deadly, heroes, danger, supernatural, rivalry ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times
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Prisoners of the Lost Universe (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Three people are transported into a parallel universe. There they find that they must use modern technology, but medieval weapons, in order to save the citizenry from a murderous warlord.
Style: bleak, semi serious, stylized, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: parallel world, parallel universe, attempted rape, monster, sword and sorcery, bathing, scientist, teleportation, warlord, escapades, time travel, battles ...
Time: future
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Sword of Lancelot (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In and around the castle Camelot, brave Cornel Wilde (as Lancelot) and virtuous Brian Aherne (as King Arthur) vie for the affections of lovely Jean Wallace (as Guinevere).
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized
Plot: sword fight, sword and sorcery, camelot, violence, king arthur, blood, gore, rescue, wooing, love and romance, legends and myths, romance ...
Time: middle ages
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Wizards of the Demon Sword (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ulric's daughter unites with warrior Thane against evil Lord Khoura, who covets the knife of Aktar.
Style: offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Plot: sword and sorcery, dinosaur, belly dancer, black magic, escapades, heroes, woman in danger, danger, imaginary, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, wizards and magicians ...
Place: dungeon
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 5.3
 743
Lionheart (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young knight sets out to join King Richards crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's sworn duty to protect the children and lead them to ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: violence, sword fight, folk hero, daring rescue, adventure, rescue, state affairs, heroic mission, partners, obsessive quest, battles, swashbuckler ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, europe, holy land, paris france
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