Mythology movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant mythology movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, stylized, visually appealing, epic, entertaining and fairy tale films and TV shows about / with mythology, good versus evil, adventure, monster, sword, danger, heroes, medieval, battles and sword fight plots mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Australia and other countries.
mythology movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as mythology: Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013), Wrath of the Titans (2012), Troy (2004), Gods of Egypt (2016), Clash of the Titans (2010), Beowulf (2007), Immortals (2011), The Legend of Hercules (2014), The Odyssey (1997), Olympus (2015).

List of mythology movies

Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
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, fairy tale, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: mythology, adventure, monster, friendship, heroic mission, young heroes, fantasy world, legends and myths, superhuman powers, youth, friends, greek mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, ancient greece
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Wrath of the Titans (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A decade after his heroic defeat of the monstrous Kraken, Perseus-the demigod son of Zeus-is attempting to live a quieter life as a village fisherman and the sole parent to his 10-year old son, Helius. Meanwhile, a struggle for supremacy rages ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, stylized, serious, visually appealing ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, legends and myths, fantasy world, adventure, monster, maze, myth, heroic mission, demi god, sword and sorcery, good versus evil ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
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Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, exciting, heroic, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: sword fight, ancient, mythology, ancient history, warrior, revenge, courage, greek mythology, war, betrayal, battlefield, empire ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages
Place: ancient greece, greece, paris france, rome italy, europe
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Gods of Egypt (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, China, Hong Kong
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A common thief joins a mythical god on a quest through Egypt.
Style: exciting, fairy tale, serious, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, ancient egypt, adventure, egyptian mythology, good versus evil, legends and myths, myth, chase, desert, escapades, save the day, young heroes ...
Place: egypt
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Clash of the Titans (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK, Australia
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and ...
Style: entertaining, exciting, serious, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, monster, greek mythology, legends and myths, adventure, ancient history, supernatural ability, ancient, good versus evil, god, myth, heroic mission ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
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Beowulf (2007)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: 6th-century Scandinavian warrior, Beowulf embarks on a mission to slay the manlike ogre Grendel, a descendant of Cain.
Style: epic, adult animation, fairy tale, dark fantasy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: viking, mythology, monster, dragon, good versus evil, heroic mission, legends and myths, magic, beast, escapades, adventure, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages
Place: denmark, europe
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Immortals (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity.
Style: exciting, stylized, dark fantasy, epic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, good versus evil, ancient, ancient history, legends and myths, immortality, greek, heroes, god, adventure, sword fight ...
Time: future
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
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The Legend of Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Bulgaria, Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, epic, fairy tale ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, ancient history, legends and myths, greek mythology, superhuman powers, adventure, magic, slavery, gladiator, destiny, good versus evil, violence ...
Time: future
Place: ancient greece, greece, egypt, europe
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Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Accident prone teenager, Percy discovers he's actually a demi-God, the son of Poseidon, and he is needed when Zeus' lightning is stolen. Percy must master his new found skills in order to prevent a war between the Gods that could devastate ...
Style: exciting, humorous, epic, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, girls' night, pre-teens
Plot: mythology, adventure, greek mythology, monster, legends and myths, teenage life, good versus evil, centaur, demi god, young heroes, superhuman powers, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 2010s, 2000s
Place: las vegas, empire state building manhattan new york city, tennessee, ancient greece, usa ...
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Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The sailor of legend is framed by the goddess Eris for the theft of the Book of Peace, and must travel to her realm at the end of the world to retrieve it and save the life of his childhood friend Prince Proteus.
Style: exciting, entertaining, colourful, witty, sweet ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: pirate, adventure, mythology, sinbad, chase, treasure hunt, arabian nights, swashbuckler, heroes, good versus evil, friendship, treasure ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages, 8th century
Place: sicily, mediterranean sea
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The Odyssey (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: UK, Italy, Germany, USA, Turkey, South Africa
Duration: 176 min.
TV show
Story: This lavish small-screen adaptation of Homer's ancient epic--replete with exotic Maltese and Turkish locations, state-of-the-art special effects, and many bronzed muscles gleaming with sweat--chronicles the voyage home of a Trojan hero, ...
Style: breathtaking, epic, scenic, exciting, heroic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, adventure, ancient history, battles, cyclops, antiquity, destiny, betrayal, heroic mission, fight scenes, true love ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, mediterranean sea
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Olympus (2015)
Genre: Fantasy
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 46 min.
TV show
Story: The story of how a few brave men and women banished the Gods to the realm of the unconscious - a place they called the Underworld or the Kingdom of Hades. The series follows the protagonist as he seeks the truth about his past, which may be ...
Style: tense, allegory, visually appealing, bleak
Plot: mythology, greek god, oracle, god, heroic mission, demon, good versus evil, love, trap, self sacrifice, prophecy, superhuman powers ...
Place: ancient greece
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Thor (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Against his father Odin's will, The Mighty Thor - a powerful but arrogant warrior god - recklessly reignites an ancient war. Thor is cast down to Earth and forced to live among humans as punishment. Once here, Thor learns what it takes to be a ...
Style: entertaining, humorous, exciting, heroic, epic ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: superhero, mythology, legends and myths, immortality, superhuman powers, imaginary kingdom, adventure, heroes, warrior, norse mythology, viking, redemption ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 10th century, 2010s
Place: new mexico, scandinavia, usa, norway
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Clash of the Titans (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: To win the right to marry his love, the beautiful princess Andromeda, and fulfil his destiny, Perseus must complete various tasks including taming Pegasus, capturing Medusa's head, and battling the Kraken monster.
Style: exciting, stylized, fairy tale, dark fantasy, psychotronic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, legends and myths, adventure, greek mythology, monster, good versus evil, greek god, female nudity, snake, sword and sorcery, witch, medieval ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
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Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Hercules: The Legendary Journeys is a television series, filmed in New Zealand and the United States. It was produced from 1995, and was very loosely based on the tales of the classical Greek culture hero Heracles. It ran for six seasons, producing ...
Style: exciting, fairy tale, light, humorous, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: mythology, good versus evil, hercules, supernatural ability, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, adventurer, legendary hero, deity, strongman, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: greece, ancient greece
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Hercules (1997)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Bestowed with superhuman strength, a young mortal named Hercules sets out to prove himself a hero in the eyes of his father, the great god Zeus. Along with his friends Pegasus, a flying horse, and Phil, a personal trainer, Hercules is tricked by the ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, touching, exciting, epic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, girls' night, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: hercules, mythology, disney, good versus evil, heroic mission, legends and myths, adventure, transformation, friendship, cyclops, love, rescue ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
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Dracula Untold (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Vlad Tepes is a great hero, but when he learns the Sultan is preparing for battle and needs to form an army of 1,000 boys, including Vlad's son, he vows to find a way to protect his family. Vlad turns to dark forces in order to get the power to ...
Style: gothic, dark fantasy, scary, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: vampire, supernatural, dracula, medieval, adventure, immortality, legends and myths, monster, mythology, immortal, vampirism, regeneration ...
Time: 15th century, 19th century
Place: transylvania, romania, london, ottoman empire
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Excalibur (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, serious, stylized, intense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: arthurian legend, knight, king arthur, mythology, sword fight, adventure, witch, medieval, good versus evil, battles, legends and myths, magic ...
Time: middle ages, future, 5th century
Place: england, europe, britain
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The Lord of the Rings: The Fellowship of the Ring (2001)
Genre: Action, 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: epic, atmospheric, scenic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, boys' night
Plot: sword fight, friendship, sword and sorcery, adventure, good versus evil, fantasy world, mythology, monster, magic, river, journey, medieval ...
Time: future, prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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The Hobbit: An Unexpected Journey (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
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, breathtaking, captivating, scenic, dark fantasy ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: dragon, sword fight, fantasy world, adventure, ancient, wizards, creature, sword and sorcery, imaginary kingdom, wizards and magicians, magical, elf ...
Time: future, 2010s, prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA, Australia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: When the child Arthur’s father is murdered, Vortigern, Arthur’s uncle, seizes the crown. Robbed of his birthright and with no idea who he truly is, Arthur comes up the hard way in the back alleys of the city. But once he pulls the sword ...
Style: epic, suspense, stylized, psychotronic, dark fantasy ...
Plot: king arthur, knight, excalibur, medieval, warrior, legend, destiny, resistance, wizards, throne, mythology, camelot ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, london
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Xena: Warrior Princess (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Xena: Warrior Princess is an American–New Zealand supernatural fantasy adventure series that aired in syndication from September 4, 1995 until June 18, 2001. The series was created in 1995 by writer-director-producer Robert Tapert under his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, sexy, semi serious, saga ...
Audience: teens, kids
Plot: female warrior, ancient, adventure, strong female lead, friendship, mythology, legends and myths, tough girl, greek mythology, sword fight, lesbian subtext, good versus evil ...
Time: 90s
Place: china, india, greece, ancient greece, europe ...
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Jason and the Argonauts (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Jason, a fearless sailor and explorer, returns to his home land of Thessaly after a long voyage to claim his rightful throne. He learns, however, that he must first find the magical Golden Fleece. To do so, he must embark on an epic quest fraught ...
Style: exciting, tense, talky, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: greek mythology, monster, mythology, giant monster, dragon, skeleton, prophecy, adventurer, island, treasure hunt, expedition, race against time ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, rome italy
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Hercules in the Underworld (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When villagers begin disappearing it is discovered that they had fallen through a crack in the earth which goes straight to Hades. Hercules once again comes to the rescue and faces one of his most difficult challenges, and must prove himself as a ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, dark fantasy
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, legend, hercules, one man army, medieval, ancient, battles, village, one against many, giant ...
Time: 90s
Place: ancient greece, greece
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Pan's Labyrinth (2006)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: Mexico, Spain
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Living with her tyrannical stepfather in a new home with her pregnant mother, 10-year-old Ofelia feels alone until she explores a decaying labyrinth guarded by a mysterious faun who claims to know her destiny. If she wishes to return to her real ...
Style: fairy tale, dark fantasy, atmospheric, surreal, gothic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: monster, maze, mythology, legends and myths, creature, cruelty, good versus evil, imagination, fantasy world, alternate reality, young heroes, fairy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1944
Place: spain, europe
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Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules has settled down with his wife and children, but misses the good old days traveling around having exciting adventures. Then one day he is persuaded out of his farming "retirement" to help a distant village which is being attacked ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, light, disturbing ...
Plot: mythology, legend, greek mythology, monster, heroes, minotaur, good versus evil, adventure, rescue, superhuman powers, deadly creature, superhero ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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Aquaman (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Arthur Curry learns that he is the heir to the underwater kingdom of Atlantis, and must step forward to lead his people and to be a hero to the world.
Style: exciting, psychotronic, epic, entertaining, colourful ...
Plot: superhero, creature, super powers, atlantis, princess, ocean, supernatural power, power, warrior, muscleman, half breed, mythology ...
Time: 2010s, year 1985, 90s, 80s
Place: maine, sahara, boston, sicily, atlantic ocean ...
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Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Bell Cranell is a rookie adventurer and the sole member of his dirt-poor guild founded by the petite goddess Hestia. Adventurers come from far and wide looking to strike it big in the massive labyrinth known as Dungeon, located beneath the city of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, romantic, enigmatic, dark fantasy ...
Plot: goddess, monster, battles, magic, travel, deity, romance, magical sword, fight, mythology, harem, creature ...
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Hercules and the Amazon Women (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hercules and Iolaus take time out from Iolaus' wedding preparations, to help a distant village under attack from "monsters". When they reach their destination, they find the monsters are in fact Amazonian women who are controlled by ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, cult film
Plot: mythology, amazon, greek mythology, heroes, hercules, good versus evil, one man army, warrior, superhero, adventure, heroic mission, rescue ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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The Great Wall (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.
Style: exciting, dark fantasy, colourful, epic, absurd ...
Plot: monster, great wall of china, courage, archer, warrior, creature, mythology, invasion, siege, rescue, trust, good versus evil ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century, future, 11th century
Place: china, latin america, egypt, ancient china
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