Crusade movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant crusade movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, realistic and epic films and TV shows about / with crusade, escapades, knight, medieval, heroes, sword, adventure, danger, battles and mentor plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
crusade movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as crusade: Crusaders (2001), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), Knightfall (2017), Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991), Crusade in Jeans (2006), Robin and Marian (1976), Robin Hood (2010), Captain Thunder (2011), Warrior Nun (2020), Labyrinth (2012).

List of crusade movies

Crusaders (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 194 min.
Story: Towards the end of the eleventh century, Pope Urban II announces a crusade against the Saracens, who have occupied the holy city of Jerusalem. Three young friends Richard, Peter and Andrew set off to join the crusading army.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, epic
Plot: crusade, pope, adventure, friendship, battles, war, heroic mission, leadership, military, rivalry, state affairs, politics ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: israel, europe, holy land
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Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Morocco, USA, Italy, France
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: knight, battles, warrior, siege, war, christianity, king, crusade, adventure, crusader, military, sword fight ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: jerusalem, holy land, middle east, england, israel ...
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Knightfall (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Go deep into the clandestine world of the legendary brotherhood of warrior monks known as The Knights Templar.
Style: christian film, captivating, stylized, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: crusader, crusade, chivalry, medieval, relic, religious faith, falling, human spirit, battle, battles, tradition, selflessness ...
Time: 14th century, 13th century, middle ages
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Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When the dastardly Sheriff of Nottingham murders Robin's father, the legendary archer vows vengeance. To accomplish his mission, Robin joins forces with a band of exiled villagers (and comely Maid Marian), and together they battle to end the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, boys' night, date night, girls' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, folk hero, period piece, chase, good versus evil, thief, justice, courage, adventure, bow and arrow, archer ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, holy land, israel, jerusalem
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Crusade in Jeans (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, War
Country: Netherlands, Belgium, Luxembourg, Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Dolf a 15 year old boy is sent back in time by a timemachine. Accidentally he is sent back to the Middle Ages. He is rescued by children who are part of a childrens' crusade, on their way to rescue Jeruzalem. During the trip Dolf finds out the ...
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, stylized, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, heroic mission, young heroes, heroes, escapades, rivalry, youth, danger, race against time, rescue, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 21st century, 2000s
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
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Robin and Marian (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Robin Hood is an old man when he returns with his best friend Little John to England after the Crusades. Maid Marian has entered a nunnery, King Richard is a raving lunatic, his Brother John a moron, and the age of great adventure has seemed to have ...
Style: serious, stylized, exciting, realistic, suspense ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: robin hood, adventure, folk hero, tragic love, nun, knight, romance, rivalry, danger, old love, unfulfillment, crusade ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 70s, 80s
Place: england, france
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Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man's sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert's identity; romances his widow, Marion; and draws the ire of the town's sheriff ...
Style: exciting, captivating, stylized, serious, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, medieval, love and romance, folk hero, archer, adventure, fighting the system, escapades, king of england, king, bow and arrow ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
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Captain Thunder (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Spain
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The story of "Captain Thunder and the Holy Grail" is set during the Third Crusade in Palestine, when Captain Thunder finds in the dungeons of a fortress a dying Christian named Juan de Ribera, who entrustes him the mission to restore to ...
Plot: holy grail, magic, crusade, ghost, witch, soldier, battles, balloon, eclipse, sword and sorcery, castle, gentleman ...
Time: middle ages
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Warrior Nun (2020)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A 19-year-old orphan named Ava wakes up in a morgue with a new lease on life and a divine artifact embedded in her back. She discovers she is now part of an ancient order that has been tasked with fighting demons on Earth, and powerful forces ...
Style: unusual plot structure, captivating, twists and turns, scenic, atmospheric ...
Plot: angel, demon, mythical creature, nun, religion and supernatural, teenage protagonist, teenager, teenage girl, crusade, battles, evil force, religion ...
Place: spain
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Labyrinth (2012)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Germany, UK, South Africa, Czech Republic
Duration: 188 min.
TV show
Story: She inherits a house in the South of France from an aunt she has never met; she is haunted by dreams of a woman from the past, whom she does not know; and now she stumbles upon an archaeological find that will bear witness to a genocide committed ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, serious, tense, epic
Plot: archaeologist, holy grail, medieval, destiny, cave, legends and myths, danger, obsessive quest, tombs and skeletons, sect, conspiracy, archeological dig ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, middle ages, 13th century, year 2012
Place: europe, france, south of france, southern france
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Gates to Paradise (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Directed by Polish auteur Andrzej Wajda, the obscure gem unfolds as a sort of 13th century Road Trip, with youthful hormones and selfish impatience trumping nearly all of the (supposedly) pious preoccupations of their handsome leader Jacques (blonde ...
Plot: crusade, confession, children, fanatic, bare chested boy, gay interest, unrequited love, older man younger man relationship, religion
Time: 13th century, 14th century
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Dante's Inferno: An Animated Epic (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA, Japan, Singapore, South Korea
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Dante journeys through the nine circles of Hell -- limbo, lust, gluttony, greed, anger, heresy, violence, fraud and treachery -- in search of his true love, Beatrice. An animated version of the video game of the same name.
Style: serious, suspense, visually appealing, twists and turns, dark ...
Plot: deal with the devil, curses spells and rituals, sin, redemption, afterlife, supernatural, crime and punishment, chaos, imaginary kingdom, mysterious place, bet, obsessive quest ...
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Arn: The Knight Templar (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Sweden
Duration: 264 min.
TV show
Story: Arn has to endure so much before he can get the love of his life Cecilie, who has been put away in a monastery.
Plot: crusade, sword and shield, arabic history, european history, arab, medieval
Time: middle ages
Place: eastern europe, sweden
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Long Live Robin Hood (1971)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This bunch is none other than the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest and their feisty leader, Robin Hood. This is a '70s release of the often-played Robin Hood story.
Plot: sword, outlaw, secret passageway, justice, disguise, crusade, criminal, robin hood, secret passage, forest, sword fight, sheriff ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
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Season of the Witch (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A 14th century Crusader returns with his comrade to a homeland devastated by the Black Plague. The Church commands the two knights to transport a witch to a remote abbey, where monks will perform a ritual in hopes of ending the pestilence.
Style: gothic, stylized, suspense, dark, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: knight, dark fantasy, gothic horror, legends and myths, supernatural, witch, good versus evil, monk, witchcraft, inquisition, curse, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: europe
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The Mighty Anselmo and His Squire (1972)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After having challenged the German Ottone to single combat for the hand of Leonza, the bishop's niece, the valiant knight Anselmo da Montebello, leaves for Rome where he must deliver a precious relic to the Pope and obtain a sum of ...
Style: decamerotic, sex comedy
Plot: pope, crusade, castration, horse actor, sex, female nudity, talking animals, talking horse
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The High Crusade (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Medieval crusaders from the 13th century are captured by aliens. However, this can not stop them to conquer the Holy Land.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous, psychotronic
Plot: evil alien, spacecraft, space travel, alien, space and aliens, knight, escapades, good versus evil, imaginary, danger, space wars, time travel ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: holy land, jerusalem
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Outcast (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Canada, China, USA, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A mysterious warrior teams up with the daughter and son of a deposed Chinese Emperor to defeat their cruel Uncle, who seeks their deaths.
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: knight, master warrior, warrior, battles, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, betrayal, rivalry, danger, state affairs, escapades, one man army ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: asia, china
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The Brand New Testament (2015)
Genre: Comedy, Fantasy
Country: Belgium, France, Luxembourg
Duration: 114 min.
Story: God lives in Brussels. On earth though, God is a coward, with pathetical morals and being odious with his family. His daughter, Ea, is bored at home and can't stand being locked up in a small apartment in ordinary Brussels, until the day she ...
Style: philosophical, surreal, meditative, talky, sentimental ...
Plot: god, goddess, evil god, religion, philosophy, cynicism, friendship, destiny, tyranny, husband wife relationship, adventurer, religious icon ...
Time: 70s
Place: brussels, brussels belgium
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Pilgrimage (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Ireland, Belgium, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 13th century Ireland a group of monks must escort a sacred relic across an Irish landscape fraught with peril.
Style: suspense, captivating, psychological, suspenseful, bloody
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monk, vikings, pilgrimage, penance, male objectification, relic, religion, warrior, viking, knight, heroic mission, journey ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: ireland
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Shark in Venice (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The seemingly tranquil waterways of Venice are terrorized by the perfect killing machine. In search of his father who has mysteriously disappeared diving in the city, David stumbles across the cryptic trail leading to the long-lost fortune of the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, lost treasure, rescue, dangerous animal, escapades, danger, adventure, rivalry, chase, survival, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: venice, italy, europe
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Ivanhoe (1986)
Genre: Animation, Adventure
Country: Australia
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Sir Walter Scott, Ivanhoe's 12th-century England comes to life in Burbank Film's classic animated film.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: final showdown, father son relationship, jousting, mace, robin hood, joust, medieval, epic battle, shield, spear throwing, crusade, heroes ...
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The Messenger (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Will Montgomery (Ben Foster), a U.S. Army Staff Sergeant who has returned home from Iraq, is assigned to the Army’s Casualty Notification service. Montgomery is partnered with Captain Tony Stone (Woody Harrelson), to give notice to the families of ...
Style: touching, sincere, bleak, emotional, depressing ...
Plot: soldier, military, loneliness, redemption, war, human nature, officer, bereavement, friendship, responsibility, casualty of war, honest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, bosnia, iraq, california
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The Da Vinci Code (2006)
Genre: Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Malta, France, UK
Duration: 149 min.
Story: When the curator of the Louvre is found murdered in the famed museum's hallowed halls, Harvard professor, Robert Langdon and cryptographer, Sophie Neve must untangle a deadly web of deceit involving the works of Leonardo da Vinci.
Style: twists and turns, exciting, mind bending, clever, suspenseful ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ancient mystery, holy grail, conspiracy, christianity, adventure, riddles and clues, uncover truth, secrets, investigation, vatican, obsessive quest, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2000s, 1st century
Place: paris france, holy land, france, europe, london ...
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National Treasure (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Modern treasure hunters, led by archaeologist Ben Gates, search for a chest of riches rumored to have been stashed away by George Washington, Thomas Jefferson and Benjamin Franklin during the Revolutionary War. The chest's whereabouts may lie ...
Style: exciting, entertaining, serious, clever, scenic ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, girls' night, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, archaeologist, treasure, adventurer, riddles and clues, obsessive quest, artifact, treasure hunter, tomb, map, legends and myths ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1770s, 70s, 11th century ...
Place: usa, philadelphia, washington d.c., new jersey, pennsylvania ...
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Warrior Angels (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Ireland, Lithuania
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1190, the knight Elizabeth leaves her young son Peter in England, battles, and is wounded in the Third Holy Crusade. She must return to her village, where she is informed by the local priest that Peter was abducted by the wicked tyrant Grekkor ...
Style: exciting, serious, disturbing, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, rivalry, adventure, medieval, danger, battles, vengeance, escapades, daring rescue, master warrior, courage ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
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Valley of the Bees (1968)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ondrej, a young boy who loves bees and bats, is introduced to his new mother, a woman much younger than his father. Her brings her a bowl of flower petals which she starts to throw in the air and then gives out a shriek, as she discovers several ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: romance, clergy, heroes, society, state affairs, love and romance, religions or cults, family relations, couples, friends, cause and meaning, introspection ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
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Brancaleone at the Crusades (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, Algeria
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Brancaleone è di nuovo in viaggio con la sua banda di straccioni. Questa volta è diretto in Terra Santa, alla conquista del Santo Sepolcro. Improvvisamente Brancaleone e i suoi, fedeli al papa Gregorio, vengono attaccati dai soldati seguaci ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, italian comedy
Plot: escapades, adventure, danger, rivalry, ocean or sea, lake or river, wizards and magicians, heroes, parody, obsessive quest, heroic mission, river ...
Time: middle ages
Place: holy land
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Brother Sun, Sister Moon (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 135 min.
Story: This is a dramatization of events in the life of St. Francis of Assisi from before his conversion experience through his audience with the pope, including his friendship with St. Clare.
Style: touching, uplifting, realistic, serious, emotional ...
Plot: clergy, saint, leper, bishop, materialism, family relations, male nudity, society, life is a bitch, folk hero, hopes, self discovery ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, quarry
Place: italy, europe, rome italy, jerusalem
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The Church (1989)
Genre: Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In medieval Europe, crusading knights massacre a village full of suspected devil worshipers and build a large Gothic church above the cursed remains. It is now present day, and this elaborate cathedral still stands. But when its sealed crypt is ...
Style: atmospheric, scary, bleak, captivating, tense ...
Plot: church, supernatural, demon, ghost, secret, massacre, gory, zombie, mystery, danger, chaos, heroic mission ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 70s
Place: germany, tokyo
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