Sword movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sword movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, captivating, stylized, suspense, visually appealing and tense films and TV shows about / with sword, sword fight, violence, danger, death, combat, good versus evil, friendship, murder and adventure plots mostly in Action, Adventure and Fantasy genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
sword movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sword: Sword of Vengeance (2015), Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019), George and the Dragon (2004), Berserk (2016), Goblin (2016), Seraph of the End (2015), Underworld: Blood Wars (2016), 1911 (2011), Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000), The Kid Who Would Be King (2019).

List of sword movies

Sword of Vengeance (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Returning to his homeland after years of slavery, a Norman prince seeks revenge on his father's murderer – his ruthless uncle, Earl Durant. Gaining the trust of a band of exiled farmers, he leads them into battle against Durant, exploiting ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: medieval, master warrior, sword, good versus evil, tough heroes, deadly, gory, danger, vengeance, violence spree, war, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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King Arthur: Legend of the Sword (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
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, surprise ending, intense ...
Plot: king arthur, knight, warrior, prophecy, chosen one, courage, rescue, mentor, destiny, camelot, sword, throne ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england
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Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 25 min.
Story: It is the Taisho Period in Japan. Tanjiro, a kindhearted boy who sells charcoal for a living, finds his family slaughtered by a demon. To make matters worse, his younger sister Nezuko, the sole survivor, has been transformed into a demon ...
Style: captivating, exciting, humorous, absurd
Plot: adventure, demon, death, murder, friendship, danger, mentor, destiny, supernatural, violence, teamwork, sword ...
Time: 20th century
Place: japan
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Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair (2011)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 247 min.
Story: Kill Bill: The Whole Bloody Affair is a complete edit of the two-part martial arts action films Kill Bill: Vol. 1 and Kill Bill: Vol. 2. The film was originally scheduled to be released as one part. However, due to the film's over 4 hour ...
Style: brutal, bloody, twists and turns, scary, tense ...
Plot: revenge, sword, wedding, girl fight, psychological thriller, violence, brutality, murder, death, justice, crimes, twists & turns ...
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George and the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A knight returning from the Crusades takes on a dragon and becomes a legend.
Style: serious, exciting, melancholic, captivating, tense ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: sword, good versus evil, clergy, dragon, rivalry, wooing, danger, nun, mother superior, catholic priest, adventure, heroes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, middle east, holy land, england
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Berserk (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: Spurred by the flame raging in his heart, the Black Swordsman Guts continues his seemingly endless quest for revenge. Standing in his path are heinous outlaws, delusional evil spirits, and a devout child of god. Even as it chips away at his life, ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, suspense, disturbing ...
Plot: supernatural, violence, murder, death, danger, demon, blood, sword, military, deadly, hate, anger ...
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Goblin (2016)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Kim Shin is an immortal “goblin,” and has the rather honorable title of being the Protector of Souls. His roommate Wang Yeo also happens to have the equally lofty, if thoroughly opposing, title of Angel of Death, and he acts as the storied grim ...
Style: romantic, mysterious, humorous, emotional
Plot: past life, immortal, supernatural, destiny, fiancee, demon, god, reincarnation, ghost, romance, punishment, death ...
Place: korea
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Seraph of the End (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
Story: In 2012, the world allegedly comes to an end at the hands of a human-made virus, ravaging the global populace and leaving only children untouched. It is at this time that vampires emerge from the recesses of the earth, likely followed by age-old ...
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, bleak
Plot: friendship, vampirism, virus, dark fantasy, angel, sword, demon, weapons, demons, post apocalypse, post apocalyptic
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Underworld: Blood Wars (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Vampire death dealer Selene fends off brutal attacks from both the Lycan clan and the Vampire faction that betrayed her. With her only allies, David and his father Thomas, she must stop the eternal war between Lycans and Vampires, even if it means ...
Style: gothic, bloody, scary, stylized, mysterious ...
Plot: werewolf, vampire, vampire human love, strong female lead, female vampire, betrayal, martial arts, female fighter, war, sword, transformation, brutality ...
Time: 2010s
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1911 (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 121 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, China is in a state of crisis. The country is split into warring factions, the citizens are starving, and recent political reforms have made matters worse, not better. The ruling Qing Dynasty, led by a ...
Style: exciting, epic, realistic, stylized, serious ...
Plot: soldier, revolution, brutality, leadership, rebellion, danger, battles, political unrest, sword, blood, combat, gunfight ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: china, asia
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Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, USA, China
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Two warriors in pursuit of a stolen sword and a notorious fugitive are led to an impetuous, physically-skilled, teenage nobleman's daughter, who is at a crossroads in her life.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, lyrical ...
Plot: martial arts, master warrior, vengeance, love and romance, theft, mentor, warrior, adventure, mountain, sword, heroine, aristocracy ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 17th century
Place: china, asia, beijing china, hong kong, tokyo
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The Magic Sword: Quest for Camelot (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the times of King Arthur, Kayley is a brave girl who dreams of following her late father as a Knight of the Round Table. The evil Ruber wants to invade Camelot and take the throne of King Arthur, and Kayley has to stop him.
Style: exciting, humorous, feel good, semi serious, stylized ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, dragon, king arthur, good versus evil, camelot, knight, rescue, heroic mission, royal family, blindness, friendship, legends and myths ...
Time: middle ages
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The Kid Who Would Be King (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Old-school magic meets the modern world when young Alex stumbles upon the mythical sword Excalibur. He soon unites his friends and enemies, and they become knights who join forces with the legendary wizard Merlin. Together, they must save mankind ...
Style: epic, inspirational, exciting, captivating, fairy tale ...
Audience: family outing, teens, pre-teens
Plot: teenage protagonist, magic, schoolboy, friends, sword, evil woman, final battle, knight, magician, destiny, lifesaver, chivalry ...
Time: contemporary
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Katanagatari (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The historical epic centers on Shichika Yasuri, the seventh generational head of the Kyotō-ryū school of martial arts in medieval Japan. He and his older sister Nanami live on an isolated island, until a military advisor named Togame tells him of ...
Style: exciting, captivating, humorous, light, ecchi ...
Plot: ninja, martial arts, samurai, sword, journey, beauty, japanese culture, brother sister relationship, responsibility, combat, tragedy, angst ...
Place: feudal japan
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Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Thriller
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, semi serious, epic, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mythology, superhuman powers, young heroes, adventure, fantasy world, artifact, friendship, imaginary kingdom, legends and myths, imaginary, ocean or sea, heroic mission ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Onward (2020)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In a suburban fantasy world, two teenage elf brothers embark on an extraordinary quest to discover if there is still a little magic left out there.
Style: captivating, humorous, sincere, light, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: elf, brother brother relationship, fantasy world, magic, teenage boy, sword, dead father, computer animation, surrealism, van, adventure, friendship ...
Time: contemporary
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Kubo and the Two Strings (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kubo mesmerizes the people in his village with his magical gift for spinning wild tales with origami. When he accidentally summons an evil spirit seeking vengeance, Kubo is forced to go on a quest to solve the mystery of his fallen samurai father ...
Style: fairy tale, stylized, atmospheric, breathtaking, touching ...
Audience: kids
Plot: samurai, creativity, magic, storytelling, origami, adventure, strong female character, sword, guitar, friendship, imagination, destiny ...
Time: 2010s
Place: japan, feudal japan
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Dragonheart 3: The Sorcerer's Curse (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When aspiring knight Gareth goes in search of a fallen comet rumored to contain gold, he is shocked to instead find the dragon Drago. After Drago saves Gareth's life the two become intricately bonded, and must work together to defeat an evil ...
Style: suspense, enigmatic, exciting, captivating
Plot: dragon, magic, knight, medieval, friendship, good versus evil, mythical creature, fire breathing dragon, sword fight, sword, sword and sorcery, fortress ...
Time: middle ages
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Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, breathtaking, captivating, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, gladiator, freedom, pride and honor, courage, slavery, master warrior, revenge, tragic hero, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: north africa, italy, rome italy, germany, spain
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Super Dark Times (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Teenagers Zach and Josh have been best friends their whole lives, but when a gruesome accident leads to a cover-up, the secret drives a wedge between them and propels them down a rabbit hole of escalating paranoia and violence.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, captivating, rough, suspense ...
Plot: youth, murder, nightmare, coming of age, high school, insomnia, accidental killing, trap, friendship, love triangle, police, neighbor ...
Time: 1990s, year 1995, year 1996
Place: new york
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Mask of the Musketeers (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the first half of the 1600's, France is at war with Spain. The cousin of the king of Spain, Isabella, is held captive in the French castle, and the Count of Seville is sent to France as a diplomat. While there, he is escorted by the Three ...
Plot: masked vigilante, vigilante, swashbuckler, mask, sword, sword fight, duel, sword duel, masked hero, musketeer, western hero, showdown ...
Time: 17th century
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The Hot Nights of Linda (1975)
Genre: Adult, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A young woman is hired to care for an elderly man who lives on an island off the Greek coast. When she arrives there the man warns her that his daughters are evil and dangerous. The woman discovers that one of the daughters is a crazed nymphomaniac ...
Plot: incest, shower, murder, sex, threesome, cripple, sword, nightmare, banana, island, nymphomaniac, family secrets ...
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Geisha Assassin (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 78 min.
Story: One rainy night in the Edo period, Kotono (a geisha) confronts samurais who killed her father. The samurais attack her one after another, but she fights hard against samurais with her sword. Kotono tries to chase the samurais who scramble to escape. ...
Style: suspense, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: female ninja, geisha, revenge, japanese woman, duel, sword fight, samurai, exploitation, female protagonist, parent child relationship, vengeance, ninja ...
Place: japan
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Wizards of the Lost Kingdom (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: Argentina, USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Simon, son of the king, must flee when the empire is overthrown by the evil Shurka. Schooled in the arts of magic, he must find the Ring of Magic and the Sword of Power and defeated the wizard who killed his father. He is joined in his quest by the ...
Style: melancholic, captivating, sincere, light, touching ...
Plot: magic, kingdom, fantasy world, magical object, prince, love interest, sword fight, duel, battle, queen, princess, sword ...
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A Dragonfly for Each Corpse (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A killer is cleaning up the streets of Milan by murdering those considered as deviant. An ornamental dragonfly, soaked in the blood of the victim, is left on each body.
Style: surprise ending, cult film
Plot: violence, murder, psycho, autopsy, sword, degradation, serial killer, whodunit, nude dance, nipples, pimp, slashing ...
Place: italy, milan italy
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Sword Art Online the Movie: Ordinal Scale (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 119 min.
Story: People everywhere were enjoying a new game called Ordinal Scale, an ARMMORPG developed exclusively for the Augma, a new wearable console designed for AR (augmented reality) gaming. But, the players had no idea that a nightmare from the virtual world ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, futuristic, romantic
Audience: teens
Plot: sword fight, virtual reality, game, battle, death, sword, danger, adventure, deadly, lone hero, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: near future, future
Place: japan
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The Veil (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in a war-torn land where tribal factions live in fear of annihilation, the film tells the story of a deadly warrior leading a destructive war campaign. When he is betrayed by his own and left for dead, he is healed by a mysterious princess and ...
Style: serious, tense, exciting, suspense
Plot: warrior, princess, emperor, evil, prophecy, tough guy, training, sword, battle, moon, combat, chosen one ...
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Samurai Cop 2: Deadly Vengeance (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: 25 years later after the events of Samurai Cop (1991), Detective Frank Washington is forced to team up with his long estranged partner Joe Marshall to solve a series of assassinations being committed by a secret group of female vigilante killers.
Plot: katana, sword, samurai, police, exploitation, buddy cop, hat, kicking, shooting, katana sword, female nudity, bare breasts ...
Place: los angeles
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Mummys Island (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Thailand
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Sudsakorn is a curious young man, raised in the ancient traditions of magic by his mystical grandfather. He never knew his farther. His mother, a beautiful mermaid is pained by his sadness, so sends him on a quest to find his father. Armed with his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, colourful, based on poem
Plot: prince, sea creature, mermaid, mythical creature, bow and arrow, sword fight, arrow, sword, uncover truth, obsessive quest, good versus evil, escapades ...
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The Beast and the Magic Sword (1983)
Genre: Horror, Fantasy
Country: Spain, Japan
Duration: 120 min.
Story: His family cursed by a witch, Waldemar Daninsky (Paul Naschy) seeks the help of a Jewish doctor to cure him of his annoying habit of turning into a werewolf. The doctor is attacked by some local Christians in hoods and, before he dies, he tells ...
Plot: ninja, werewolf, sword, witch, supernatural, interracial romance, supernatural power, bare breasts, female nudity, decapitated head, hara kiri, japanese woman ...
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