Pharaoh movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant pharaoh movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, exciting, entertaining, epic, stylized and clever films and TV shows about / with pharaoh, adventure, ancient egypt, escapades, destiny, desert, heroes, betrayal, family and danger plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
pharaoh movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as pharaoh: Tale of the Mummy (1998), The Prince of Egypt (1998), The Tragedy of Man (2011), Prisoners of the Sun (2013), Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014), The Mummy (2017), Minions (2015), Asterix and Cleopatra (1968), Tut (2015), Wholly Moses! (1980).

List of pharaoh movies

Tale of the Mummy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, Luxembourg, UK, Germany
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.
Style: suspenseful, serious, scary, exciting, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mummy, good versus evil, danger, pharaoh, reincarnation, death, supernatural power, serial killer, egyptology, supernatural, police investigation, dismemberment ...
Place: egypt, africa, england, europe, middle east ...
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The Prince of Egypt (1998)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: This is the extraordinary tale of two brothers named Moses and Ramses, one born of royal blood, and one an orphan with a secret past. Growing up the best of friends, they share a strong bond of free-spirited youth and good-natured rivalry. But the ...
Style: stylized, exciting, epic, captivating, uplifting ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: slavery, adventure, family, leadership, heroes, hopes, folk hero, heroic mission, family relations, king, freedom, ancient egypt ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, north africa
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The Tragedy of Man (2011)
Genre: Animation, Drama, History, Sci-Fi
Country: Hungary
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Jankovic’s adaptation of the eponymous play, is divided into multiple parts and depicts the creation and fall of Man throughout history.
Style: futuristic, epic
Plot: utopia, ancient rome, capitalism, lucifer, society, philosophy, christianity, adam and eve, crusader, hungarian, ancient egypt, pharaoh ...
Place: ancient greece
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Prisoners of the Sun (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A multinational expedition discovers a lost city beneath a pyramid, where they must stop the reawakened gods of ancient Egypt from initiating the apocalypse
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: mummy, adventurer, deadly creature, adventure, prison, desert, pharaoh, destiny, evil alien, ancient mystery, save the world, alien encounter ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: egypt
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Exodus: Gods and Kings (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The defiant leader Moses rises up against the Egyptian Pharaoh Ramses, setting 400,000 slaves on a monumental journey of escape from Egypt and its terrifying cycle of deadly plagues.
Style: epic, stylized, biblical, harsh, serious ...
Plot: destiny, bible, ancient egypt, christianity, god, religion, miraculous event, religions or cults, uninhibited rivalry, royal family, human spirit, siblings relations ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, holy land, middle east, israel
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The Mummy (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: China, Japan, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Though safely entombed in a crypt deep beneath the unforgiving desert, an ancient queen whose destiny was unjustly taken from her is awakened in our current day, bringing with her malevolence grown over millennia, and terrors that defy human ...
Style: scary, surprise ending, gothic, intense, bad ending ...
Plot: mythology, mummy, supernatural, archaeology, immortality, adventure, betrayal, monster, tomb, treasure hunt, one man army, king ...
Time: 2010s, 1930s
Place: egypt, middle east, iraq, big ben london
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Night at the Museum: Secret of the Tomb (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the magic powers of The Tablet of Ahkmenrah begin to die out, Larry Daley (Ben Stiller) spans the globe, uniting favorite and new characters while embarking on an epic quest to save the magic before it is gone forever.
Style: humorous, not serious, clever, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: museum, curses spells and rituals, family, night watchman, obsessive quest, fantasy world, adventure, save the day, escapades, parallel universe, magic, secrets ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1938
Place: england, london, usa, egypt
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Minions (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Minions Stuart, Kevin and Bob are recruited by Scarlet Overkill, a super-villain who, alongside her inventor husband Herb, hatches a plot to take over the world.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, entertaining, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: family, master villain, escapades, master and servant, assistant, mad scientist, female villain, super villain, imaginary, adventure, storytelling, heroes ...
Time: year 1968, prehistoric times, 1960s, 20th century
Place: antarctica, england, buckingham palace, florida, usa ...
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Asterix and Cleopatra (1968)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, History
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Popular animated hero Asterix and his faithful sidekick Obelix travel to ancient Egypt to help Cleopatra build a new summer home. Cleopatra and Julius Caesar have made a bet, with Caesar wagering the project cannot be completed in a few weeks time. ...
Style: not serious, humorous, exciting, feel good
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: julius caesar, cleopatra, anti heroes, adventure, roman empire, folk hero, palace, magic, superhuman powers, friendship, heroic mission, friends ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: africa, egypt
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Tut (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Explores the drama of power, political back-stabbing, war and murder and chronicles King Tut's rise to glory, his efforts to rule a chaotic empire and the enigma surrounding his death.
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: king, head of state, rise to the top, royal family, political intrigue, ambition, dishonesty, state affairs, rivalry, ancient egypt, pharaoh
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
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Wholly Moses! (1980)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Harvey and Zoey, two tourists in Israel, discover an ancient scroll about Herschel, the man who was almost Moses. Herschel receives the command from God to free his people from slavery, but Moses keeps getting all the credit.
Style: humorous, not serious, witty, offbeat, funny ...
Plot: god, parody, goofy hero, tragic hero, jesus christ, obsessive quest, destiny, nothing goes right, unfulfillment, disorder, anti heroes, folk hero ...
Time: 80s
Place: israel, egypt, africa, middle east
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The Mummy's Shroud (1967)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Archaeologists discover the final resting place of a boy king, removing the remains to be exhibited in a museum. By disturbing the sarcophagus they unleash the forces of darkness. The Mummy has returned to discharge a violent retribution on the ...
Plot: mummy, archaeologist, tomb, father son conflict, newspaper headline, murder, fainting, ancient egypt, pharaoh, man wearing glasses, apartment, illness ...
Time: 1920s
Place: egypt
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The Tomb Robbery Papyrus. Notes of a Past (2009)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: Spain, Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A century long search for an important ancient Egyptian royal tomb ... its location defined by a discredited antique manuscript ... a young archaeologist believing in its veracity. The search for the key to break the antique code of the papyrus ... ...
Plot: burial, treasure, past, clock, priest, father, desert, tomb, temple, resistance, loyalty, king ...
Time: future
Place: north africa, cairo egypt
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The Mummy's Revenge (1975)
Genre: Horror
Country: Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Paul Naschy has a duel role as Amenhotep/Assad Bey, an ancient egyptian mummified Pharaoh, and the high priest who brought him back to life. In order For Amenhotep to achieve immortality, Assad Bey has to kidnap nubile young virgins in Victorian ...
Plot: ancient egypt, mummy, human sacrifice, reincarnation, ritual, thunderstorm, archaeologist, pharaoh, wheelchair bound, stabbing, throat slitting, poisoning ...
Place: scotland yard
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The Emigrant (1994)
Genre: Drama
Country: Egypt, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: The biblical tale of Joseph is told from an Egyptian perspective in this interesting character study. In this film, Joseph is called Ram. Ram, tired of his family's backward superstitious life, and tired of being picked on by his brothers, ...
Style: biblical
Plot: rags to riches, bound and gagged, adultery, desert, priestess, waterfall, nomad, sandstorm, literacy, princess, ancient egypt, eunuch ...
Place: middle east, egypt
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Garfield: His 9 Lives (1988)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Music, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Garfield plays multiple roles including ancient Egyptian royalty, a fairyland kitten, a movie 'stunt cat" and more!
Plot: composer, angel, love, death, escape, temptation, evolution, anthology, studio, journey, second chance, pet shop ...
Time: future, prehistory
Place: egypt
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Detective Lovelorn and the Revenge of the Pharaoh (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy
Country: Germany
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Planet B - Edition No. 3
Plot: mummy, chosen one, destiny, nobel prize, camel, ancient egypt, pharaoh, catacomb, undead, reincarnation, magic, monster ...
Place: paris france, new york, egypt
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Moses the Lawgiver (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Story of Moses. Originally a TV Miniseries recut for theaters
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: desert, leadership, religions or cults, bible, ten commandments, heroes, society, folk hero, heroic mission, against the odds, ambition, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: africa, egypt, holy land, middle east
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A Talking Picture (2003)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, History, War
Country: Portugal, France, Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A meditation on civilization. July, 2001: friends wave as a cruise ship departs Lisbon for Mediterranean ports and the Indian Ocean. On board and on day trips in Marseilles, Pompeii, Athens, Istanbul, and Cairo, a professor tells her young daughter ...
Style: clever, semi serious, psychological, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: ship, cruise, greek, on the road, parents and children, couples, introspection, self discovery, couple relations, legends and myths, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages, year 2001
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, africa, athens greece, greece ...
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Night at the Museum (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Chaos reigns at the natural history museum when night watchman Larry Daley accidentally stirs up an ancient curse, awakening Attila the Hun, an army of gladiators, a Tyrannosaurus rex and other exhibits. Larry tries desperately to keep the museum ...
Style: humorous, not serious, funny, entertaining, biting ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: magical, museum, security guard, objects come to life, chaos, adventure, curses spells and rituals, new job, family, dinosaur, disorder, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, rome italy, egypt
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The Bible: Moses (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Netherlands, UK, France, Spain, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: An ordinary man is called upon by God to do the impossible in this lovingly told production of the Old Testament story. When the Pharaoh of Egypt begins to tighten the noose on his Jewish slaves, Moses (Ben Kingsley) leads them to freedom. Philip ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, captivating, biblical ...
Plot: leadership, adventure, human spirit, bible, ten commandments, heroic mission, miraculous event, religions or cults, heroes, folk hero, tragic hero, rescue ...
Place: egypt, africa, holy land, middle east
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Joseph: King of Dreams (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family, History, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: In this animated retelling of the story from the Bible's Book of Genesis, Joseph's gift of dream interpretation and his brilliantly colored coat inspires jealousy in his brothers.
Style: serious, feel good, based on the bible, christian film
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: bible, ancient egypt, reunion, false accusation, heroes, rise to the top, parents and children, faith, christian, family, siblings relations, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: africa, egypt, middle east
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Joseph (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: The Biblical story of Joseph, who was sold to slavery by his brothers who were jealous of his prophetic abilities to analyze dreams and of his being their fathers' favorite.
Style: serious, epic, realistic, based on the bible, biblical
Plot: betrayal, adventure, vengeance, bible, ten commandments, parents and children, religions or cults, society, siblings relations, miraculous event, royal family, dishonesty ...
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
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Cleopatra (1963)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen who's determined to hold on ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, roman empire, julius caesar, cleopatra, ancient rome, betrayal, assassination, romance, ruler, tombs and skeletons, rise and fall, historical figure ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1930s, 18th century
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, rome italy, italy
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The Extraordinary Adventures of Adèle Blanc-Sec (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: France, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An adventure set in the early part of the 20th century, focused on a popular novelist and her dealings with would-be suitors, the cops, monsters, and other distractions.
Style: exciting, semi serious, stylized, sweet, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens
Plot: mummy, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, pterodactyl, escapades, monster, strong female character, tombs and skeletons, sister sister relationship, museum, police detective ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: europe, france, egypt, paris france
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10,000 BC (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, factual ...
Audience: teens
Plot: daring rescue, destiny, hunter, pyramid, survival, heroic mission, adventure, legends and myths, wilderness, indigenous, coming of age, danger ...
Time: stone age, prehistory, prehistoric times, future
Place: north africa, egypt
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Mr. Peabody & Sherman (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young boy and his dog, who happens to have a genius-level IQ, spring into action when their time-travel machine is stolen and moments in history begin to be changed.
Style: humorous, entertaining, witty, colourful, talky ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: time travel, time machine, adventure, young heroes, adoption, prodigy, talking dog, dog, family, sent to the past, changing the past or future, inventor ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 18th century
Place: egypt, usa
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The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, master warrior, in the woods, lovers on the run, adventure, royal family, heroes, rivalry, femme fatale, betrayal, aging ...
Time: 60s, ancient history
Place: egypt
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Mummies Alive! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Mummies Alive! is an American animated series from DIC Entertainment. It originally aired for one season in 1997. In ancient Egypt, an evil sorcerer named Scarab, kills the pharaoh's son, Prince Rapses, so he can become immortal. Entombed ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mummy, reincarnation, adventure, young heroes, curses spells and rituals, family, danger, heroes, imaginary, disorder, master villain, ancient mystery ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: san francisco, usa
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