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, captivating, exciting, epic, humorous and stylized films and TV shows about / with pharaoh, ancient egypt, adventure, escapades, desert, destiny, chase, family, pyramid and religion plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Fantasy genres shot in USA, UK, Germany and other countries.
pharaoh movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as pharaoh: Tut (2015), The Mummy (2017), Prisoners of the Sun (2013), The Prince of Egypt (1998), Tale of the Mummy (1998), Night at the Museum (2006), Mummies Alive! (1997), The Tragedy of Man (2011), Paranormal (2020), Through the Magic Pyramid (1981).

List of pharaoh movies

Tut (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
TV show
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: serious, captivating, realistic, stylized, erotic
Plot: pharaoh, ancient egypt, ambition, political intrigue, rise to the top, head of state, rivalry, state affairs, royal family, dishonesty, king
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
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The Mummy (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA, China, Japan
Duration: 111 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: psychotronic, scary, suspense, exciting, intense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: mummy, pharaoh, tomb, supernatural, immortal, archaeology, ancient egypt, monster, archeological dig, egyptian mythology, treasure hunt, one man army ...
Time: 2010s, 1930s
Place: egypt, middle east, big ben london, london, iraq
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: pharaoh, evil alien, apocalypse, alien encounter, supernatural, imaginary, save the world, adventurer, heroic mission, space travel, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: egypt
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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: uplifting, captivating, exciting, stylized, based on the bible ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: slavery, adventure, freedom, ancient egypt, prince, pharaoh, family relations, self discovery, leadership, hopes, pyramid, easter ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, north africa
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The Scorpion King: Book of Souls (2018)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The Scorpion King teams up with a female warrior named Tala, who is the sister of The Nubian King. Together they search for a legendary relic known as The Book of Souls, which will allow them to put an end to an evil warlord.
Style: captivating, stylized, exciting, semi serious
Plot: ancient egypt, mythology, pharaoh, warlord, relic, warrior, showdown, desert, love interest, violence, religion, battles ...
Place: egypt
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Tale of the Mummy (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Germany, Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: When an archaeological expedition opens an ancient Egyptian tomb, the unimaginable evil of a cursed pharaoh is unleashed.
Style: serious, suspenseful, scary, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: mummy, reincarnation, good versus evil, danger, pharaoh, supernatural power, death, supernatural, egyptology, serial killer, police investigation, dismemberment ...
Time: year 1948
Place: egypt, london, africa, middle east, europe ...
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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 ... ...
Style: disturbing, stylized, tense, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: religion, treasure, inventor, butler, destiny, king, archaeologist, desert, priest, past, pharaoh, valley ...
Time: future
Place: london, venice, north africa, cairo egypt
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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: not serious, humorous, funny, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: magical, security guard, museum, new job, adventure, dinosaur, objects come to life, ancient, curses spells and rituals, family, chaos, disorder ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new york, usa, manhattan new york city, rome italy, egypt
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Mummies Alive! (1997)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, serious
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: mummy, reincarnation, adventure, good versus evil, imaginary, danger, family, heroes, ancient mystery, escapades, young heroes, fish out of water ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: usa, san francisco
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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, experimental
Plot: adam and eve, society, christianity, existentialism, spacecraft, devil, philosophy, scientist, religion, ancient rome, utopia, french revolution ...
Place: ancient greece
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Tom and Jerry: The Fast and the Furry (2005)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Sport
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: After being evicted from their old house by Tom's owner for causing major damage, cat and mouse Tom and Jerry enter a race entitled the "Fabulous Super Race" to win a mansion.
Style: feel good, not serious, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens
Plot: partners, parody, anthropomorphic mouse, family, disorder, contests and competitions, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, friends, unlikely partners, pets, animal life ...
Place: mexico, big ben london, south pole, taj mahal, mount everest
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Paranormal (2020)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Egypt
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: After a sceptical haematologist is plunged into a series of inexplicable events, he unwillingly becomes the go-to-guy for paranormal investigations.
Style: surprise ending, suspense
Plot: paranormal, mummy, religion and supernatural, cigarette smoking, lucifer, doctor, family relations, physics, virus, epidemic, fire, professor ...
Time: 20th century, year 1969, 60s, 1960s
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Through the Magic Pyramid (1981)
Genre: Action, Family, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A lad finds himself magically sent back to ancient Egypt where he and the young King Tut team up to stop their evil and overly ambitious elders.
Plot: murder, rescue, husband wife conflict, father son relationship, dead brother, mother daughter relationship, brother brother relationship, killing an animal, husband wife relationship, race against time, loss of brother, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century
Place: egypt
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Pharaoh (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers.
Style: epic
Plot: rebellion, temple, pyramid, power, religion, eclipse, chariot, battles, parable, spectacle, pharaoh, death of father ...
Place: egypt
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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: exciting, humorous, feel good, not serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: cleopatra, race against time, chases and races, save the day, folk hero, buddies, adventure, superhuman powers, imaginary, heroic mission, uninhibited rivalry, roman empire ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: cairo egypt, egypt, africa
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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, offbeat, witty, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, god, destiny, silly humor, nothing goes right, folk hero, oracle, disorder, religions or cults, legends and myths, road not taken, unfulfillment ...
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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: archaeologist, tomb, mummy, thrown through a window, ancient egypt, tent, father son conflict, blonde, alarm clock, darkroom, snake, illness ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: 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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: crushed head, mummy, ancient egypt, human sacrifice, cruelty, pharaoh, sarcophagus, stabbing, resurrection, poisoning, throat slitting, thunderstorm ...
Place: london, 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, priestess, desert, adultery, starvation, princess, nomad, pharaoh, sandstorm, eunuch, religious cult ...
Place: egypt, middle east
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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!
Style: anthology
Plot: afterlife, journey, outer space, second chance, dog, love, human animal relationship, angel, on the run, mother, practice, studio ...
Time: 80s, 70s, prehistory, future, year 1978 ...
Place: egypt, north africa, europe, africa
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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: nobel prize, catacomb, reincarnation, time travel, ancient egypt, monster, chosen one, destiny, magic, child abduction, camel, undead ...
Place: egypt, paris france, new york
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Moses the Lawgiver (1974)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 141 min.
TV show
Story: Story of Moses. Originally a TV Miniseries recut for theaters
Style: epic, captivating, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: desert, hopes, society, ambition, escapades, oracle, religions or cults, heroic mission, against the odds, leadership, folk hero, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, africa, egypt, middle east
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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: light, humorous, not serious, clever, funny ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids, teens
Plot: obsessive quest, fantasy world, curses spells and rituals, museum, adventure, night watchman, escapades, save the day, imaginary, disorder, family, magic ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1938
Place: london, england, usa, egypt, pompeii ...
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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.
TV show
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: biblical, epic, serious, based on the bible, disturbing ...
Plot: religions or cults, ten commandments, danger, hopes, leadership, state affairs, heroes, society, oracle, miraculous event, bible, exodus ...
Place: egypt, middle east, holy land, africa
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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: feel good, serious, based on the bible, christian film
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: heroes, false accusation, reunion, family relations, adventure, leadership, rise to the top, folk hero, betrayal, rescue, hopes, royal family ...
Time: ancient history, ancient times
Place: egypt, africa, middle east
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Joseph (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 178 min.
TV show
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: biblical, realistic, serious, epic, based on the bible
Plot: old testament, betrayal, family relations, religions or cults, vengeance, adventure, dishonesty, society, siblings relations, parents and children, royal family, miraculous event ...
Place: egypt, middle east, africa
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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, realistic, serious, saga ...
Plot: roman empire, cleopatra, femme fatale, betrayal, assassination, ancient rome, ruler, romance, ancient egypt, love affair, tragic love, love and romance ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1930s, 18th century
Place: egypt, alexandria egypt, africa, middle east, greece ...
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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, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, adventure, daring rescue, pyramid, heroic mission, wilderness, cave, redemption, danger, legends and myths, mammoth, destiny ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, future
Place: north africa, 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, biblical, stylized, harsh, touching ...
Plot: ancient egypt, religion, prophet, bible, god, old testament, christianity, family relations, destiny, miraculous event, slavery, adventure ...
Time: ancient history, quarry
Place: holy land, egypt, middle east, israel
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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, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, royal family, kidnapping, aging, intrigue, state affairs, heroic mission, legends and myths, woman in danger, vengeance, chases and races, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 60s
Place: egypt
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