Legend movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant legend movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, exciting, serious, stylized, fairy tale and light films and TV shows about / with legend, danger, heroes, magic, supernatural, betrayal, fantasy world, friendship, sword and mythology plots mostly in Fantasy, Adventure and Action genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
legend movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as legend: Curse of the Ring (2004), The Kingdom of the Winds (2008), The Legend of Hei (2019), Tomb Raider (2018), Arcane (2021), Time Trap (2017), Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018), The Last Warrior (2018), The Hallow (2015), Hercules (2014).

List of legend movies

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, entertaining, stylized, psychotronic, dark fantasy ...
Audience: teens
Plot: king arthur, medieval, excalibur, knight, warrior, legend, mythology, wizards, throne, camelot, mentor, tyrant ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, london
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Curse of the Ring (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, South Africa, Italy
Duration: 184 min.
Story: In this swords-and-sorcery tale, good-hearted blacksmith Eyvind (Max von Sydow) hides away infant Prince Siegfried (played as an adult by Benno Furmann) after two malevolent kings murder his father. But a fiery meteor sent by the gods reveals ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, epic, inspirational ...
Plot: legend, dragon, blacksmith, master warrior, treasure, sword, murder, supernatural ability, escapades, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, throne ...
Place: iceland
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The Kingdom of the Winds (2008)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: South Korea
TV show
Story: The Kingdom of The Winds, also known as The Land of The Wind, is a 2008 South Korean historial drama, broadcast on KBS from 10 September 2008 to 15 January 2009. It was directed by Kang Il-soo, written by Choi Wan-gyu, Jung Jin-ok, Park Jin-woo; ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, serious
Plot: ancient korea, legend, politics, betrayal, curse, heroes, family relations, tragic hero, family secret, loveless marriage, rescue mission, conspiracy ...
Time: 1st century
Place: korea
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The Legend of Hei (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: China
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the bustling human world, various demons are hidden and live in peace with humans. Luo Xiao Hei, the cat demon, begins his journey of wandering because his forest home is destroyed. On his search for a new home he encounters other demons as well ...
Style: captivating, sweet, anime, light, feel good ...
Audience: kids, teens, pre-teens, teen drama
Plot: spirit, forest, cat, kitten, mysterious character, legend, fantasy world, chinese, teenager, monster, animals, magic ...
Place: china
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Tomb Raider (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Lara Croft, the fiercely independent daughter of a missing adventurer, must push herself beyond her limits when she finds herself on the island where her father disappeared.
Style: exciting, surprise ending, captivating, suspenseful, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, chick flick
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, rescue, treasure hunt, jungle, peril, tough girl, chase, female fighter, father daughter relationship, legend, heroine ...
Time: 2010s, 2000s
Place: hong kong, britain, asia, england, united kingdom ...
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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, tense ...
Plot: mythology, legend, heroes, greek mythology, monster, minotaur, superhuman powers, good versus evil, rescue, save the day, superhero, deadly creature ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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Arcane (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 41 min.
TV show
Story: Amid the stark discord of twin cities Piltover and Zaun, two sisters fight on rival sides of a war between magic technologies and clashing convictions.
Style: futuristic, 3d animation, anime, exciting, adult animation ...
Audience: kids
Plot: battles, power, lgbt, steampunk, legend, fight, attack, magical, good versus evil, gang, warrior, girl ...
Time: future
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Time Trap (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of students become trapped inside a mysterious cave where they discover time passes differently underground than on the surface.
Style: tense, captivating, philosophical, psychological, mind bending ...
Plot: time travel, time loop, suspense, twists and turns, cave, time portal, climbing, time dilation, friendship, college professor, missing person, time traveler ...
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Gonjiam: Haunted Asylum (2018)
Genre: Horror
Country: South Korea
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An internet broadcaster recruits a handful of people for their 'experience the horror' show at Gonjiam Psychiatric Hospital, a place selected as one of the '7 freakiest places on the planet'. They are to explore the haunted ...
Style: dark, suspenseful, disturbing, scary, captivating ...
Plot: found footage, ghost, mental institution, macabre, paranormal investigation, fear, night, supernatural horror, youth, vlogger, legend, friends ...
Place: south korea
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The Last Warrior (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Russia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: These are times when one civilization is replacing another. A new era is about to begin in Central Eurasia. Scythians, the proud warriors, are all but gone. The few of their descendants have become ruthless mercenary assassins, the “waves of ...
Style: heroic, exciting, stylized, bloody, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: legend, warrior, rivalry, ancient history, vengeance, violence, battles, tough heroes, murder, culture clash, rivals, enemy ...
Time: middle ages
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The Hallow (2015)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Ireland, UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A family who moved into a remote mill house in Ireland finds themselves in a fight for survival with demonic creatures living in the woods.
Style: scary, suspenseful, fairy tale, atmospheric, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: forest, transformation, supernatural, monster, macabre, creature, legend, suspense, demon, survival, family in danger, haunted house ...
Time: 21st century
Place: ireland
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Hercules (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Fourteen hundred years ago, a tormented soul walked the earth that was neither man nor god. Hercules was the powerful son of the god king Zeus, for this he received nothing but suffering his entire life. After twelve arduous labors and the loss of ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, epic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, legends and myths, hercules, warrior, superhero, battles, beast, legend, strongman, mercenary, good versus evil ...
Time: 15th century
Place: ancient greece, greece, athens greece
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Bunyan and Babe (2017)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, India
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Travis and his sister, Whitney, visit their grandparents for the summer and fall through a magical portal which transports him to the world of American hero Paul Bunyan and his big, blue, talking ox, Babe.
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous, sincere, thought provoking ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: giant, bull, legend, myth, surrealism, magic, summer vacation, portal, sibling relationship, land developer, grandparents, children ...
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Elvis (2022)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The life story of Elvis Presley as seen through the complicated relationship with his enigmatic manager, Colonel Tom Parker.
Style: touching, thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, semi autobiographical ...
Plot: rock music, career, singer, fame, rise and fall, music, legend, male protagonist, manager, christmas, death of mother, rock and roll ...
Time: 20th century, year 1977, 60s, 50s, year 1973 ...
Place: las vegas, nevada, memphis, germany
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Tristan & Isolde (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Czech Republic, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An affair between the second in line to Britain's throne (Franco) and the princess of the feuding Irish (Myles) spells doom for the young lovers.
Style: touching, romantic, exciting, fairy tale, stylized ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: medieval, love affair, love story, knight, forbidden love, true love, tragic love, legends and myths, star crossed lovers, king, betrayal, infidelity ...
Time: middle ages, 50s
Place: ireland, england, cornwall, europe, san francisco
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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, epic, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: kids
Plot: knight, arthurian legend, sword fight, king arthur, mythology, medieval, good versus evil, battles, legends and myths, magic, sword, legend ...
Time: middle ages, future, 5th century
Place: england, europe, britain
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Dragonheart: A New Beginning (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When Geoff, an orphaned stable boy (Chris Masterson), discovers Drake (voice of Robby Benson), the world's last living dragon, he realizes that his dream of becoming a knight in shining armor can now come true. Together, they soon face ...
Style: humorous, captivating, entertaining, feel good, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, teens
Plot: dragon, medieval, sword and sorcery, good versus evil, legend, imaginary kingdom, knight, friendship, orphan, save the kingdom, mythical creature, daring rescue ...
Time: middle ages
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Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Lost Kingdom (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hercules comes to the aid of a young woman who is seeking the lost city of Troy. Eventually, Hercules leads her to a camp of refugees from the city, which has been taken over by Hera's Blue Priests. Hercules helps the refugees take back the ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, captivating, campy
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, mythology, warrior, legend, heroes, hercules, superhuman powers, one man army, tough guy, supernatural, legends and myths, sword and sorcery ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
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Alesha Popovich and Tugarin the Dragon (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Musical, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Alesha Popovich has to catch Tugarin Zmey and bring back the stolen money with the help of a talking Horse (which talks all the time and has an opinion on everything), a wise granny, a donkey and a beauty Lyubava.
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: legend, talking animals, heroes, escapades, folk hero, strongman, violence, talking horse, villain, friendship, mythology, rivalry ...
Place: russia, kiev ukraine, ukraine, rome italy
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The Secret of Roan Inish (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Ireland
Duration: 103 min.
Story: 10-year-old Fiona is sent to live with her grandparents in a small fishing village in Donegal, Ireland. She soon learns the local legend that an ancestor of hers married a Selkie - a seal who can turn into a human. Years earlier, her baby brother ...
Style: touching, scenic, fairy tale, melancholic, sentimental ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: children, island, seal the animal, friendship, legend, celtic, ancient mystery, magic, young heroes, magic realism, social relations, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1946
Place: ireland, scotland, europe
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Brave (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Brave is set in the mystical Scottish Highlands, where Mérida is the princess of a kingdom ruled by King Fergus and Queen Elinor. An unruly daughter and an accomplished archer, Mérida one day defies a sacred custom of the land and inadvertently ...
Style: fairy tale, feel good, humorous, touching, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, kids, girls' night, teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: disney, princess, coming of age, rebellious daughter, mother daughter relationship, witch, bravery, happy ending, medieval, bear, female protagonist, father daughter relationship ...
Time: middle ages, 10th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, europe
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Whale Rider (2002)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: New Zealand, Germany
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the east coast of New Zealand, the Whangara people believe their presence there dates back a thousand years or more to a single ancestor, Paikea, who escaped death when his canoe capsized by riding to shore on the back of a whale. From then on, ...
Style: touching, emotional, thought provoking, atmospheric, feel good ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids, teens, date night
Plot: tradition, coming of age, whale, sexism, childhood, culture clash, youth, society, destiny, female protagonist, women, loss of son ...
Time: 21st century
Place: new zealand, australia
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Sleepy Hollow (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany, UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: New York detective Ichabod Crane is sent to Sleepy Hollow to investigate a series of mysterious deaths in which the victims are found beheaded. But the locals believe the culprit to be none other than the ghost of the legendary Headless Horseman.
Style: gothic, dark, scary, dark fantasy, atmospheric ...
Audience: chick flick, teens
Plot: supernatural, ghost, witch, murder, investigation, small town, legends and myths, goth, uncover truth, mysterious character, horseman, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, 1790s, victorian era ...
Place: new york, new york state
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The Ninth Gate (1999)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An all-expenses-paid international search for a rare copy of the book, 'The Nine Gates of the Shadow Kingdom' brings an unscrupulous book dealer deep into a world of murder, double-dealing and satanic worship.
Style: gothic, dark, satanic, psychological, atmospheric ...
Plot: occult, supernatural, devil, investigation, collector, obsession, secret society, chase, curses spells and rituals, murder, satanism, artifact ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: europe, paris france, france, spain, south of france ...
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Candyman (1992)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Candyman, a murderous soul with a hook for a hand, is accidentally summoned to reality by a skeptic grad student researching the monster's myth.
Style: scary, slasher, suspenseful, gothic, atmospheric ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: serial killer, urban legend, ghost, supernatural, monster, belief, macabre, cult, investigation, urban decay, revenge, bee ...
Time: 90s, 80s
Place: chicago illinois, illinois, usa
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Fusé: Memoirs of a Huntress (2012)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Family, Fantasy, History, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In Kyokutei Bakin's classic Japanese epic novel Nansou Satomi Hakkenden, eight samurai serve the Satomi clan during Japan's tumultuous Sengoku (Warring States) era. The Edo-era samurai are the reincarnations of the spirits that Princess ...
Style: anime, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious, fairy tale
Audience: kids
Plot: legend, supernatural, hunter, samurai, disguise, travel, creature, teenage girl, supernatural ability, magic, mission, heroic mission ...
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The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Every hundred years, the evil sorceress Morgana returns to claim Fingall's talisman from Merlin, with which she intends to destroy the world. For the last fourteen hundred years she has failed... now she intends to conquer all. Young Ben Clark ...
Style: semi serious, captivating, colourful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: legend, time travel, superhuman powers, good versus evil, save the world, heroes, wizards and magicians, escapades, imaginary kingdom, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, coming of age ...
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Maya and the Three (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: A spirited princess with the heart of a warrior embarks on a mission to fulfill an ancient prophecy and save humanity from the wrath of vengeful gods.
Style: 3d animation, anime, entertaining, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: legend, god, battles, magic, warrior, child, female warrior, good versus evil, heroes, magical, jungle, teamwork ...
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Barbarous Mexico (2014)
Genre: Horror
Country: Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Eight tales based on the most brutally terrifying Mexican traditions and legends, an anthology of haunting stories woven into the fabric of the Mexican culture, some told through the centuries and some new, but all equally frightening. Bogeymen, ...
Style: dark, scary, suspenseful, bleak, dark fairy tale ...
Plot: urban legend, legend, rape, ritual, murder, creature, female ghost, sister sister relationship, sex scene, folklore, myth, stripper ...
Time: 21st century
Place: mexico
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Dead Sea (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Marine Biologist is assigned to investigate the mysterious deaths of marine life in an inland salt water lake that have been attributed to a creature thought to have been the stuff of legend.
Style: captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful
Plot: excavation, legend, creature feature, murder, suspense, fear, survival, investigation, predator, shark, monster, diver ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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