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, epic, suspenseful and scenic films and TV shows about / with sword and sorcery, adventure, magic, escapades, good versus evil, danger, heroes, rivalry, sword and sword fight plots mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, UK, New Zealand and other countries.
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sword and sorcery movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sword and sorcery: Seventh Son (2014), Conan the Barbarian (1982), Red Sonja (1985), The Dragon Prince (2018), Mythica: The Iron Crown (2016), Mythica: The Godslayer (2016), She-Ra: Princess of Power (1985), The Sword and the Sorcerer (1982), Solomon Kane (2009), Jason and the Argonauts (2000).

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: supernatural ability, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, witch, magic, young heroes, adventure, supernatural, exorcism, curses spells and rituals, wizards and magicians, chosen one ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
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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: 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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 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, suspenseful, stylized, entertaining, light ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, adventure, good versus evil, vengeance, murder, heroic mission, obsessive quest, supernatural, supernatural ability, danger, crimes, master warrior ...
Time: prehistoric times, stone age, 80s
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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, imaginary kingdom, adventure, friendship, fantasy world, imaginary, sword and sorcery, save the world, journey, mythology, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
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: imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, adventure, warrior, friendship, imaginary, battles, save the world, sword and sorcery, ancient, journey, magical ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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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, elf, imaginary kingdom, sword and sorcery, adventure, magic, prince, save the kingdom, assassin, heir to the throne, conflict, black magic ...
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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: imaginary kingdom, creature, good versus evil, magical, warrior, sword and sorcery, heroes, magic, adventure, dragon, heroic mission, swords and armor ...
Time: 2010s
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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, possession, friendship, archer
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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: suspense, enigmatic, disturbing, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: sword and sorcery, magical, capture, zombie attack, evil, deadly, danger, save the world, journey, assassin, hidden treasure, mystery ...
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She-Ra: Princess of Power (1985)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: She-Ra, He-Man's twin sister, is leading a group of freedom fighters known as the Great Rebellion in the hope of freeing their homeworld of Etheria from the tyrannical rule of Hordak and the Evil Horde.
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: teens, family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, good versus evil, friendship, twins, secret identity, magic, sword, master villain, master warrior, family, imaginary, siblings relations ...
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Dungeons & Dragons: The Book of Vile Darkness (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Bulgaria
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A noble warrior must battle dragons and demons while upholding his moral code as he covertly joins a group of villains to rescue his kidnapped father from Shathrax, the Mind Flayer, who threatens to destroy the world.
Style: serious, exciting
Plot: sword and sorcery, heroic mission, dragon, wizards and magicians, save the world, imaginary kingdom, escapades, imaginary, adventure, legends and myths, curses spells and rituals, supernatural ...
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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, stylized, suspenseful, entertaining, bloody ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, sword fight, mythology, torture chamber, telekinesis, princess, resurrection, sorcerer, adventure, good versus evil, branding iron, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: england, europe, dungeon
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 6.1
 66K
Solomon Kane (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A nomadic 16th century warrior, condemned to hell for his brutal past, seeks redemption by renouncing violence, but finds some things are worth burning for as he fights to free a young Puritan woman from the grip of evil.
Style: atmospheric, gothic, exciting, stylized, macabre ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, supernatural, danger, heroes, tough heroes, redemption, mercenary, adventure, sorcerer, sword and sorcery, murder, violence ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe, dungeon, north africa
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Sinbad and the Eye of the Tiger (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Princess Farah refuses to marry Sinbad until Prince Kassim, her brother, is able to give his consent. However, the Prince's wicked stepmother, Queen Zenobia, has changed Kassim into a baboon in order to have her own son crowned as caliph. ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing, teens
Plot: sword and sorcery, good versus evil, minotaur, adventure, ghoul, sailor, seagull, walrus, wasp, baboon, chess, heroic mission ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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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: exciting, captivating, epic, stylized, scenic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: good versus evil, adventure, save the world, fantasy world, friendship, imaginary, imaginary kingdom, magical, pride and honor, heroic mission, army, attack ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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Jason and the Argonauts (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Turkey
Duration: 180 min.
Story: One of the most legendary adventures in all mythology is brought to life in Jason and the Argonauts, an epic saga of good and evil. As a mere boy Jason, the heir to the kingdom of Ancient Greece, witnesses the murder of his father at the hands of ...
Style: stylized, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night, family outing, kids
Plot: sword and sorcery, greek mythology, greek god, sailing ship, imaginary kingdom, heroes, leadership, royal family, murder, danger, intrigue, redemption ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, greece
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The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: family outing, teens
Plot: good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, sword and sorcery, dragon, epic battle, battle, battles, adventure, adventurer, danger, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 2010s
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Hawk the Slayer (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hawk the Slayer, after seeing both his father and bride die at the hands of his malevolent brother, Voltan, sets out for revenge and the chance to live up to his title. Tooling himself up with the "mind-sword" and recruiting a motley band ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, atmospheric, stylized, idiotic ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: sword and sorcery, magic, crossbow, sorceress, sword, slavery, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, clergy, supernatural, vigilantism ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
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 6.7
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Dragonslayer (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The sorcerer and his apprentice Galen are on a mission to kill an evil dragon in order to save the King’s daughter from being sacrificed in accordance to a pact that the King himself made with the dragon to protect his kingdom. A fantasy film from ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, fairy tale, scenic ...
Plot: dragon, sword and sorcery, magic, apprentice, rescue, dark fantasy, sorcerer, human sacrifice, adventure, sacrifice, heroes, beast ...
Time: middle ages, 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: magic, vengeance, good versus evil, battle, barbarian, sword and sorcery, rescue, rivalry, danger, heroic mission, master warrior, gory ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, prehistoric times, stone age
Place: dungeon, hawaii
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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, heroic mission, imaginary kingdom, danger, imaginary, master warrior, sword and sorcery, barbarian, magic, woman in danger ...
Time: ancient history, twentieth century, prehistoric times, 20th century, stone age ...
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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, battles, mission, adventure, violence, heroic mission, danger, barbarian, sword and sorcery, fish out of water, against the odds, gory ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, iraq
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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, exciting, gloomy, rough ...
Plot: good versus evil, battles, adventure, norse mythology, sword and sorcery, mythology, heroes, dangerous animal, legends and myths, danger, sword fight, wizards ...
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, exciting, captivating, epic ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural ability, imaginary kingdom, magical, knight, wizards and magicians, dragon, witch, adventure, heroes, king, supernatural ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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The Seven Deadly Sins: Prisoners of the Sky (2018)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Traveling in search of the rare ingredient, “sky fish” Meliodas and Hawk arrive at a palace that floats above the clouds. The people there are busy preparing a ceremony, meant to protect their home from a ferocious beast that awakens once every ...
Style: exciting, feel good, humorous, suspense
Audience: family outing
Plot: magic, sword and sorcery, supernatural, good versus evil, friends, warrior, adventure, escapades, battles, princess, blood, sword fight ...
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 3.6
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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, suspenseful, stylized, offbeat
Plot: legends and myths, supernatural, supernatural ability, adventure, good versus evil, heroes, danger, sword and sorcery, battles, magic, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: poland, europe
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The Adventures of Sinbad (1996)
Genre: Fantasy, Action, Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 43 min.
Story: The Adventures of Sinbad is a Canadian television series which aired from 1996 to 1998. It follows on the story from the pilot of the same name, and revolves around the series' protagonist, Sinbad. The series is a re-telling of the adventures ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, light, epic
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, magic, good versus evil, adventure, wizards and magicians, ocean or sea, heroes, danger, imaginary, escapades, curses spells and rituals, sword fight ...
Place: middle east, iraq
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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, exciting, gothic, brutal ...
Plot: knight, witch, supernatural ability, monk, legends and myths, dark fantasy, good versus evil, supernatural, inquisition, monastery, gothic horror, adventure ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
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The Cave of the Golden Rose (1991)
Genre: Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 200 min.
Story: In the middle of a war between two kingdoms queen died tragically while giving birth to her third daughter. The king wanted a male heir to his throne and torn by the death of his wife, decides to sacrifice the girl and leads to the Cave of the ...
Style: fairy tale
Plot: kingdom, sword and sorcery, king, princess, heroine, love, magic, anthropomorphism, surrealism, strong female character, horse, prince ...
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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, fight, sword, magic, king, horse, violence, fire, parody ...
Place: italy
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