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, suspense, serious, light and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with legend, danger, death, violence, friendship, blood, supernatural, mythology, murder and adventure plots mostly in Fantasy, Drama and Adventure genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
legend movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as legend: Siren (2018), Dead Silence (2007), Curse of the Ring (2004), Braveheart (1995), Tomb Raider (2018), Bathory: Countess of Blood (2008), The Scythian (2018), The Blair Witch Project (1999), The Kingdom of the Winds (2008), The Legend of Hei (2019).

List of legend movies

Siren (2018)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The coastal town of Bristol Cove is known for its legend of once being home to mermaids. When the arrival of a mysterious girl proves this folklore all too true, the battle between man and sea takes a very vicious turn as these predatory beings ...
Style: exciting, enigmatic, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: mermaid, siren, polyamory, sea, boat, legend, small town, investigation, danger, myth, fisherman, mystery ...
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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, psychotronic, stylized, surprise ending ...
Plot: king arthur, knight, warrior, chosen one, mentor, throne, camelot, king, courage, sword and fantasy, resistance, excalibur ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: england, london
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Dead Silence (2007)
Genre: Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Jamie returns to his hometown in search of answers to his wife's murder, which occurred after receiving a weird package containing a ventriloquist dummy named Billy, which may be linked to the legend of ventriloquist Mary Shaw. Destined to find ...
Style: scary, twist ending, suspenseful, gothic, macabre ...
Audience: date night, teens
Plot: ventriloquist, mystery, murder, funeral, legend, ghost, curses spells and rituals, small town, investigation, doll, danger, haunted by the past ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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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: exciting, serious, captivating, epic, light
Plot: adventure, treasure, master warrior, dragon, legend, blacksmith, murder, royal family, supernatural ability, escapades, danger, imaginary ...
Place: iceland
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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, light, entertaining, disturbing ...
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, legend, monster, minotaur, hercules, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, superhuman powers, heroic mission ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against ...
Style: epic, breathtaking, rough, exciting, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, freedom, warrior, tragic hero, war, courage, heroes, leadership, folk hero, vengeance, idealism, love story ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 14th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, england, europe, edinburgh scotland ...
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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, suspense, surprise ending, reboot, captivating ...
Plot: female protagonist, strong female character, tough girl, chase, female fighter, survival, peril, rescue, island, jungle, treasure hunt, courage ...
Time: 2000s, 2010s
Place: hong kong, london
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Bathory: Countess of Blood (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Bathory is based on the legends surrounding the life and deeds of Countess Elizabeth Bathory known as the greatest murderess in the history of mankind. Contrary to popular belief, Elizabeth Bathory was a modern Renaissance woman who ultimately fell ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, bleak, epic ...
Plot: countess, legend, healing power, manipulations, dishonesty, society, political intrigue, palaces castles and temples, state affairs, manipulation, torture, intrigue ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: hungary, europe, vienna, transylvania
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Alyosha Popovich and Tugarin Zmey (2004)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: Russia
Duration: 76 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, humorous, feel good, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: legend, heroes, escapades, family, imaginary, strongman, horse, quiz, sword fight, friendship, adventure, rivalry ...
Place: russia, kiev ukraine, ukraine
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The Scythian (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: exciting, bloody, stylized, epic, twists and turns
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, heroic, rivalry, violence, legend, battles, massacre, danger, vengeance, tough heroes, culture clash, murder ...
Time: ancient history
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The Blair Witch Project (1999)
Genre: Horror, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: In October of 1994 three student filmmakers disappeared in the woods near Burkittsville, Maryland, while shooting a documentary. A year later their footage was found.
Style: dark, scary, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: teens, student film
Plot: witch, in the woods, panic, mysterious place, lost in the woods, danger, legend, friends, wilderness, supernatural, paranormal activity, fear ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, year 1994, 1990s
Place: maryland, usa
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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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: kingdom, legend, ancient korea, politics, betrayal, family relations, heroes, friendship, rivalry, king, conspiracy, prince ...
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, light, feel good, melancholic
Audience: kids, teens, teen drama, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, spirit, legend, forest, kitten, fantasy world, perfume, mysterious character, cat, obsessive quest, goblin, leaving home ...
Place: china
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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: twists and turns, captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: time travel, time loop, missing person, adventure, climbing, cave, adventurer, college professor, investigation, professor, legend, rock climbing ...
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The Secret of Roan Inish (1994)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
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, sentimental, scenic, melancholic, atmospheric ...
Audience: pre-teens, kids, family outing
Plot: island, ancient mystery, riddles and clues, legend, family, friendship, young heroes, adventure, danger, social relations, seal the animal, fishing boat ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1946
Place: ireland, europe, scotland
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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: anthology, bleak, dark, scary, suspense ...
Plot: legend, raped by monster, urban legend, rape, ritual, murder, creature, goblin, folklore, sister sister relationship, brother sister relationship, tradition ...
Time: contemporary, 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: suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: legend, artifact, excavation, murder, fear, sea monster, survival, investigation, predator, danger, diver, biologist ...
Time: 21st century
Place: usa
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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.
Plot: giant, lumberjack, surrealism, legend, bull, myth, sibling relationship, magic, children, portal, summer vacation, land developer ...
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Quackerz (2016)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: Russia, China, Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Many years ago, on a faraway island, there lived a Sun Duck who protected his flock from evil powers. The Sun Duck had his loyal guardians who made sure the Sun evenly spread its energy on their flourishing land. The bliss continued until an Evil ...
Style: humorous, stylized, semi serious, captivating
Plot: island, legend, duck, mystery, anthropomorphism, witch, superhuman, magic, good versus evil, adventure, eternal youth, birds ...
Place: china, russia
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The Golem (2018)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Israel
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A re-imagining of the old mystical folklore that follows a woman and a tight-knit Jewish community that is besieged by foreign invaders. She conjures a dangerous creature to protect them but it may be more evil than she ever imagined.
Style: psychotronic, suspense, exciting, scary
Plot: ritual, survival horror, monster, evil, golem, folklore, legend, child, rabbi, ancient, supernatural being, jewish ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: lithuania, europe
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The Fish Child (2009)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Argentina, France, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A desperate love story between two young girls of extremely different social backgrounds who, unable to find a place for their love in the world they live in, are pushed to commit a crime.
Style: atmospheric, sincere, surreal, captivating, serious ...
Plot: murder, legend, women in prison, crimes, youth, haunted by the past, love affair, gender, uncover truth, parents and children, couple relations, social differences ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: argentina, paraguay, latin america, buenos aires argentina
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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, suspense
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, mythology, warrior, heroes, legend, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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The Man from Earth (2007)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An impromptu goodbye party for Professor John Oldman becomes a mysterious interrogation after the retiring scholar reveals to his colleagues he never ages and has walked the earth for 14,000 years.
Style: serious, sincere, psychological, talky, contemplative ...
Plot: immortality, philosophy, professor, hidden identity, society, religion, christianity, psychology, mistaken identity, legends and myths, impersonating, secret ...
Time: middle ages, prehistoric times, prehistory, prehistoric, 21st century ...
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Body of Water (2011)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Finland
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Julia is a young lawyer who has been in conflict with her father for a long time. Her mother seems a bit insane, and Julia thinks that he is partially responsible for this. She has also split with the father of her son and tries to escape all these ...
Style: suspenseful, psychological, atmospheric, suspense, serious ...
Plot: countryside, legend, supernatural, uncover truth, ghost, life is a bitch, lake or river, family secret, repressed memory, secret, past, mythology ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: finland
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White Snake (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: One day a young woman named Blanca is saved by Xuan, a snake catcher from a nearby village. She has lost her memory, and together they go on a journey to discover her real identity, developing deeper feelings for one another along the way. But as ...
Style: exciting, light, captivating, fairy tale
Audience: family outing
Plot: snake, ancient, love, dragon, emperor, magical, poverty, super powers, mythical creature, demon, assassin, supernatural ability ...
Place: china
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Spooky Buddies (2011)
Genre: Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Disney's irresistible talking puppies are back in an all-new movie that takes them far across town to a mysterious mansion where something very spooky is going on.
Style: humorous, semi serious, not serious, entertaining
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: dog, buddies, dog movie, legend, disorder, escapades, animal life, supernatural, youth, imaginary, family, curse ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: usa
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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: suspenseful, scary, intense, atmospheric, fairy tale ...
Audience: teens
Plot: supernatural, family in danger, transformation, forest, survival, legend, danger, deadly creature, isolation, in the woods, couples, baby ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: ireland
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Wynonna Earp (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 43 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the IDW Comic, Wynonna Earp follows Wyatt Earp's great granddaughter as she battles demons and other creatures. With her unique abilities, and a posse of dysfunctional allies, she's the only thing that can bring the paranormal to ...
Style: enigmatic, captivating, exciting, not serious, dark ...
Audience: teens
Plot: lgbt, supernatural, lesbian, gunslinger, lesbian relationship, paranormal, family relations, family curse, save the world, justice, sibling relationship, legend ...
Time: contemporary
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My Girlfriend Is a Gumiho (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Cha Dae-woong (Lee Seung Gi) accidentally releases a troublesome gumiho, a legendary fox with nine tails, sealed inside a painting by Grandma Samshin . Fleeing the scene, Dae-woong suffers a life-threatening fall and is only saved by the gumiho ...
Style: humorous, captivating, feel good, light, sincere ...
Plot: romance, supernatural romance, fox, hidden identity, supernatural, fall in love, couples, disorder, fish out of water, legend, immortal, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: korea, asia
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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: stylized, serious, exciting, epic, captivating ...
Plot: knight, mythology, witch, king arthur, adventure, good versus evil, holy grail, arthurian legend, legends and myths, folk hero, sword fight, magic ...
Time: middle ages, future
Place: england, europe, britain
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