Empire movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant empire movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out captivating, tense, exciting, suspense, serious and epic films and TV shows about / with empire, emperor, battles, destiny, fight, violence, revenge, heroes, sword and martial arts plots mostly in Drama, Action and History genres shot in USA, China, Turkey and other countries.
empire movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as empire: Troy (2004), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016), Foundation (2021), The Great Queen Seondeok (2009), Dune (2021), Curse of the Golden Flower (2006), The Banquet (2006), Serena (2014), One Night with the King (2006), Dungeons & Dragons (2000).

List of empire movies

Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, exciting, heroic, rough, intense ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, date night, teens
Plot: sword fight, mythology, ancient history, ancient, warrior, courage, greek mythology, war, betrayal, battlefield, forbidden love, conquering ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages
Place: ancient greece, greece, paris france, europe
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Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: A rogue band of resistance fighters unite for a mission to steal the Death Star plans and bring a new hope to the galaxy.
Style: futuristic, suspense, exciting, tense, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: star wars, female protagonist, robot, rebellion, space travel, space opera, alien, female fighter, rebel, space battle, redemption, outer space ...
Time: future
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Foundation (2021)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Ireland, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow a band of exiles on their monumental journey to save humanity and rebuild civilization amid the fall of the Galactic Empire.
Style: captivating, tense, futuristic
Plot: star wars, empire, outer space, prophecy, supernatural ability, extrasensory perception, human clone, a vision, prediction, strong female lead, paranormal phenomena, spacecraft ...
Time: distant future
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The Great Queen Seondeok (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: South Korea
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Queen Seondeok is a 2009 South Korean historical drama, starring Lee Yo-won, Go Hyun-jung, Uhm Tae-woong, Park Ye-jin, Kim Nam-gil and Yoo Seung-ho. It chronicles the life of Queen Seondeok of Silla. It aired on MBC from May 25 to December 22, 2009 ...
Style: epic, psychological, captivating, atmospheric, tense
Plot: power struggle, political intrigue, empire, royal family, queen, political leader, prophecy, murder, palace, strong female character, rise to power, palace intrigue ...
Time: 7th century, ancient times
Place: korea
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Star Wars: Episode IV - A New Hope (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Princess Leia is captured and held hostage by the evil Imperial forces in their effort to take over the galactic Empire. Venturesome Luke Skywalker and dashing captain Han Solo team together with the loveable robot duo R2-D2 and C-3PO to rescue the ...
Style: exciting, epic, saga, intense, atmospheric ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers, teens, boys' night
Plot: outer space, star wars, rebellion, space opera, space wars, space travel, space and aliens, princess, robot, good versus evil, adventure, heroic mission ...
Time: future, 70s
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Dune (2021)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A mythic and emotionally charged hero’s journey, “Dune” tells the story of Paul Atreides, a brilliant and gifted young man born into a great destiny beyond his understanding, must travel to the most dangerous planet in the universe to ensure ...
Style: epic, suspense, captivating, tense, atmospheric ...
Plot: alien planet, desert, outer space, space opera, messiah, prophecy, survival, spy, space wars, giant creature, destiny, premonition ...
Time: future, distant future, 2020s, contemporary
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Curse of the Golden Flower (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 114 min.
Story: During China's Tang dynasty the emperor has taken the princess of a neighboring province as wife. She has borne him two sons and raised his eldest. Now his control over his dominion is complete, including the royal family itself.
Style: sexy, colourful, absurd, captivating, serious ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, royal family, forbidden love, empress, incest, dysfunctional family, sword fight, empire, fight, kung fu, execution ...
Time: 1930s, 7th century, 10th century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, tokyo, ancient china
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The Banquet (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 131 min.
Story: 907 AD, the Tang Dynasty in China. The movie is set in an empire in chaos. The Emperor, the Empress, the Crown Prince, the Minister and the General all have their own enemies.
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, epic, serious ...
Plot: emperor, empire, martial arts, betrayal, intrigue, murder, exile, politics, royal family, state affairs, rivalry, tragic hero ...
Time: 10th century, middle ages
Place: china, asia, ancient china
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Code Geass: Lelouch of the Rebellion I - Initiation (2017)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This film is the first on a 3-part theatrical film remake of the first 2 seasons of the parent anime.
Style: mecha, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: super strength, supernatural power, teenager, robot, genius, mastermind, empire, childhood friend, supernatural ability, heroes, teenage protagonist, teamwork ...
Place: japan
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Serena (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: North Carolina mountains at the end of the 1920s – George and Serena Pemberton, love-struck newly-weds, begin to build a timber empire. Serena soon proves herself to be equal to any man: overseeing loggers, hunting rattle-snakes, even saving a ...
Style: twists and turns, emotional, enigmatic, suspense, depressing ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: mountain, jealousy, obsession, life philosophy, loneliness, tragedy, writers, marriage, illegitimate son, greed, adaptation, destiny ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, year 1929, future
Place: north carolina, new jersey, usa
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One Night with the King (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: This amazing biblical drama chronicles the brave and historic legend of Hadassah, a Jewish orphan with exceptional beauty who rises to become Queen Esther of Persia and saves Persian Jews from genocide. By revealing her heritage to the king, Esther ...
Style: biblical, captivating, sincere, serious, epic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ancient history, old testament, medieval, judaism, destiny, battlefield, royal court, christian, courage, royal family, save the day, betrayal ...
Place: persia, egypt, israel, iran
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Dungeons & Dragons (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Czech Republic, Canada
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The classic role-playing game comes to life in this magical adventure. The empire of Izmer is a divided land: Elite magicians called Mages rule while lowly commoners are powerless. When Empress Savina (Thora Birch) vows to bring equality and ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids, teens
Plot: dragon, good versus evil, magic, sword and sorcery, wizards, fantasy world, wizards and magicians, imaginary kingdom, adventure, supernatural ability, elf, empress ...
Time: middle ages
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Magnificent Century: Kösem (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Anastasia a young Greek woman in Ahmed I's harem takes on the name 'Kosem' (leader, pioneer). In a world of men, she rules of the Ottoman Empire through her sons and grandson.
Style: emotional, captivating, realistic, stylized
Plot: palace intrigue, sultan, strong female character, strong female lead, royal family, strongman, power struggle, intrigue, bossy woman, female protagonist, rise to the top, power ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, constantinople, turkey
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Mehmed: The Conqueror (2018)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: In the year 1451, Young Sultan Mehmed headed to Edirne with a dream after he got the news regarding his father, the Sultan who had passed away.
Style: exciting, tense, serious, suspenseful, factual ...
Plot: sultan, empire, historical character, conspiracy, throne, revenge, death of brother, death of father, marriage, death, love, power ...
Time: 15th century
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, constantinople
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Ferry (2021)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Belgium, Netherlands
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Before he built a drug empire, Ferry Bouman returns to his hometown on a revenge mission that finds his loyalty tested — and a love that alters his life.
Style: captivating, suspense, tense
Plot: vengeance, undercover, criminal, revenge, empire, changing lives, homecoming, lifestyle change, crime boss, crimes, corruption, drugs ...
Place: amsterdam
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Halston (2021)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: American fashion designer Halston skyrockets to fame before his life starts to spin out of control.
Style: factual, homoerotic, semi autobiographical, semi documentary, feel good ...
Plot: fashion, gay, gay relationship, drug use, homosexual, lgbt, rise to the top, designer, drug abuse, empire, rising to stardom, haute couture ...
Time: 70s, 80s
Place: america, new york
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Sound of the Desert (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: China
TV show
Story: Sound of the Desert traces the fate of Xin Yue, a young orphan who was adopted by the nomadic Xiongnu tribe. When political turmoil forces Xin Yue to flee, she finds herself in the company of two very different, but alluring men: Mo Xun, a kind ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, emotional, psychological
Plot: royal family, love triangle, unrequited love, romance, palace intrigue, rivalry, empire, warlord, high society, political intrigue, fleeing, protective male ...
Place: china, ancient china
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Star Wars Uncut: Director's Cut (2012)
Genre: Action, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In 2009, Casey Pugh asked thousands of Internet users to remake "Star Wars: A New Hope" into a fan film, 15 seconds at a time. Contributors were allowed to recreate scenes from Star Wars however they wanted. Within just a few months SWU ...
Style: parody, suspense, captivating, exciting, contemplative
Plot: chase, battles, spacecraft, star wars, toys, lego, empire, galaxy, sword fight, emperor, space wars, space and aliens ...
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The Great Seljuks (2020)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The growth of the great Seljuk Empire. An epic journey with love, secrets and struggle for the pursuit of order in the world and justice.
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: sultan, turk, roman empire, conquering, muslim, battles, sword, koran, archer, wizards, trap, empire ...
Time: 11th century
Place: turkey
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Payitaht Abdulhamid (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: The fight of Abdulhamid II to keep Ottoman Empire and caliphate alive.
Style: captivating, thought provoking
Plot: ruler, sultan, political intrigue, emperor, geopolitics, fight for supremacy, empire, war, historical figure, politics, betrayal, power struggle ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
Place: ottoman empire, istanbul turkey
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Nobunaga Concerto (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 54 min.
TV show
Story: Saburo is a high school student good in sports, but not very good with his studies. One day, Saburo travels back in time and arrives in the Sengoku period of 1549. There, Saburo meets Nobunaga Oda who looks and sounds just like Saburo. Nobunaga Oda ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, humorous
Plot: time travel, time traveler, emperor, empire, chinese emperor, political intrigue, intergenerational friendship, sent to the past, adventure, switching bodies, samurai era, samurai ...
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The Swordsman (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: South Korea
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After being blinded in a coup against the king, Joseon’s greatest swordsman (Jang Hyuk) goes into hiding, far removed from his city’s anguish. But when traffickers kidnap his daughter, he has no choice but to unsheathe his sword once more.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Plot: sword fight, qing dynasty, joseon dynasty, fight, warrior, slave, blindness, violence, medieval, empire, power struggle, fight for supremacy ...
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The Emperor's New Groove (2000)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Kuzco is a self-centered emperor who summons Pacha from a village and to tell him that his home will be destroyed to make room for Kuzco's new summer home. Kuzco's advisor, Yzma, tries to poison Kuzco and accidentally turns him into a ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, fairy tale, witty, funny ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens, preschoolers
Plot: disney, talking animals, emperor, adventure, family, transformation, change of heart, human becoming an animal, friendship, breaking the fourth wall, partners, escapades ...
Time: 15th century
Place: peru, south america, latin america
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Legend of Dragon Pearl (2017)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 35 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the ill-fated romance between Zhu Yi Huan, the last princess of the Ming Dynasty and Kangxi, the young emperor of the Qing Dynasty.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: revenge, emperor, political unrest, chinese emperor, dynasty, power struggle, political intrigue, showdown, empire, qing dynasty, fight for supremacy, fight ...
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The Royal Swordsmen (2005)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance
Country: China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: The series is set in China during the Ming dynasty. Zhu Wushi, the uncle of the reigning Emperor, has been ordered by the previous emperor to establish a secret service called "Dragon Defending Mountain Manor" to protect the monarchy. Zhu, ...
Style: captivating, tense, suspense
Plot: secret service, fight for supremacy, palace intrigue, spy, politics, intrigue, chinese emperor, empire, secret agents, political intrigue, showdown, political unrest ...
Place: ancient china
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Eternity: A Chinese Ghost Story (2003)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Taiwan, Hong Kong, China
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Eternity: A Chinese Ghost Story is a Chinese period drama series produced by Taiwanese station CTS in collaboration with several other countries and is loosely based several famous folktales such as the love story of Nie Xiaoqian and Ning Caicheng ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: good versus evil, empire, fight for supremacy, prediction, battles, chinese emperor, love interest, power struggle, fate of humanity, showdown, love and romance, fight ...
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Battle Star Wars (2020)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: When the leader of the evil Coalition threatens to destroy a Rebel planet for its resources, his daughter will have no choice but to join the Rebel side and fight for what is right.
Style: disturbing, psychotronic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: space wars, intergalactic, outer space, star wars, good versus evil, space travel, weapon system, death, empire, galaxy, planet, violence ...
Time: distant future
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The Immortal Wars: Resurgence (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: The war for freedom has just begun. Trikalypse joins forces with the rebel leader and her team of freedom fighters. They must now fight back to bring Dominion down and expose him to the world.
Style: futuristic, captivating, exciting, entertaining, controversial
Plot: fight, freedom, mutiny, fantasy world, revolt, insurgent, post apocalypse, heroes, attack, empire, courage, rebellion ...
Time: future
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Legends of the Dark King: A Fist of the North Star Story (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: The world has been reduced to a wasteland, populated by desperate villagers, marauding bandits, and ruthless warriors. One such warrior, Raoh, dares to challenge the Demon King.
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, adventure, escapades, survival, mysterious character, warrior, martial arts, rising to stardom, battles, conquering, empire, heroes ...
Time: future, 2000s
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Star Wars: The Bad Batch (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
TV show
Story: Follow the elite and experimental Clones of the Bad Batch as they find their way in a rapidly changing galaxy in the aftermath of the Clone Wars.
Style: exciting, captivating, disturbing, tense, suspense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: star wars, space wars, space and aliens, space travel, alien, clones, spacecraft, outer space, androids and robots, intergalactic, galaxy, chase ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa
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