Epic battle movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant epic battle movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, captivating, epic, serious, suspense and suspenseful films and TV shows about / with epic battle, battles, fight, warrior, showdown, violence, soldier, adventure, death and betrayal plots mostly in Action, Fantasy and Adventure genres shot in USA, Japan, UK and other countries.
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epic battle movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as epic battle: Fate/Zero (2011), Beyond the Darkness (2018), Battle of the Bulge (1965), The Legion (2020), Imortal (2010), Dota: Dragon's Blood (2021), Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017), Rogue One: A Star Wars Story (2016), Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003), Street Fighter (1994).

List of epic battle movies

The Hobbit: The Battle of the Five Armies (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Immediately after the events of The Desolation of Smaug, Bilbo and the dwarves try to defend Erebor's mountain of treasure from others who claim it: the men of the ruined Laketown and the elves of Mirkwood. Meanwhile an army of Orcs led by Azog ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, family outing
Plot: battles, good versus evil, imaginary kingdom, elf, knight, adventurer, sword and sorcery, wizards and magicians, dragon, wizards, heroic mission, heroes ...
Time: 2010s
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 8.3
 12K
Fate/Zero (2011)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: War of the Holy Grail - Pursuing the power of the "Holy Grail" which grants a miracle, this is a contest in which seven magi summon seven Heroic Spirits to compete for it. In that battle whose conclusion was postponed three times, now, the ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, intense, semi serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: master warrior, adventure, holy grail, epic battle, king arthur, supernatural, mortal combat, ambition, escapades, rivalry, priest, destiny ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: japan
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Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress: The Battle of Unato (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Half a year after the events of the series "Kabaneri of the Iron Fortress", the team attempt to take back Unato castle.
Style: suspense, exciting, unusual plot structure, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: zombification, samurai, survival, zombie apocalypse, epic battle, zombie, post apocalypse, team, escapades, friends, deadly, violence ...
Time: 21st century
Place: japan
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Beyond the Darkness (2018)
Genre: Fantasy, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The movie follows the story of Jonah Thomas, a US senator, who gets trapped in an epic battle fought between life and death.
Style: christian film, captivating, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: angel, good versus evil, epic battle, super strength, senator, faith, terrorism, government, politics, religion, terrorist, government agent ...
Place: washington d.c.
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Battle of the Bulge (1965)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 167 min.
Story: In the winter of 1944, the Allied Armies stand ready to invade Germany at the coming of a New Year. To prevent this occurrence, Hitler orders an all out offensive to re-take French territory and capture the major port city of Antwerp. "The ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: teens, kids, girls' night
Plot: world war two, military, heroic mission, danger, campaign, epic battle, heroes, soldier, u.s. military, attack, tank, war ...
Time: 20th century, year 1944, 1940s
Place: belgium, europe, germany, berlin germany, hawaii ...
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 3.1
 848
The Legion (2020)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Noreno, a half-Roman, is entrusted with the mission of crossing the snowy mountains of Armenia, swarming with Parthian patrols, to seek help for his slowly dying men.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, suspense, exciting, epic ...
Plot: roman empire, mission, epic battle, murder, warrior, rivalry, combat, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, sword fight, heroes, battles ...
Time: 1st century
Place: armenia
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 8.2
 66
Imortal (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery
Country: Philippines
TV show
Story: 300 years ago, a group of powerful clan came to this island. They were known as vampires or blood drinkers. They quickly grew in numbers and their violence increased. Unknown to them another powerful clan lived in the island, the werewolves. Sensing ...
Style: gothic, captivating, serious, exciting, epic ...
Plot: one against many, opposites attract, femme fatale, mysterious man, transformation, supernatural power, treason, betrayal, mass murder, love, curse, prophecy ...
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Dota: Dragon's Blood (2021)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 25 min.
TV show
Story: After encounters with a dragon and a princess on her own mission, a Dragon Knight becomes embroiled in events larger than he could have ever imagined.
Style: captivating, entertaining, bloody
Plot: knight, magician, dragon, sword, warrior, netflix, elf, adventure, magic, violence, fantasy world, fight ...
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Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: The next installment in the franchise and the conclusion of the “Star Wars“ sequel trilogy as well as the “Skywalker Saga“.
Style: surprise ending, enigmatic, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: star wars, space travel, space battle, space opera, space wars, outer space, jedi, war, space war, alien civilization, anti heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 2010s
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Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 152 min.
Story: Rey develops her newly discovered abilities with the guidance of Luke Skywalker, who is unsettled by the strength of her powers. Meanwhile, the Resistance prepares to do battle with the First Order.
Style: surprise ending, exciting, captivating, futuristic, inspirational ...
Plot: star wars, space battle, supernatural power, space opera, jedi, aliens, alien, good versus evil, space travel, showdown, space wars, battles ...
Time: 2010s
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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: suspense, psychotronic, futuristic, scenic, exciting ...
Plot: star wars, space battle, space travel, rebel, rebellion, female fighter, jedi, suicide mission, heroism, space opera, robot, female protagonist ...
Time: future
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Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, breathtaking, lyrical ...
Plot: martial arts, adventure, vengeance, desert, survival, rivalry, lone wolves, danger, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, sword and sandal, fight ...
Time: ancient history, 8th century
Place: china, asia, japan, ancient china, tokyo
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 4.0
 70K
Street Fighter (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Col. Guile and various other martial arts heroes fight against the tyranny of Dictator M. Bison and his cohorts.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, futuristic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: martial arts, hostage, mixed martial arts, adventure, battles, hostages, danger, master warrior, dictator, heroic mission, battle, rescue mission ...
Time: 90s, 20th century, 1990s
Place: asia
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Gods and Generals (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 219 min.
Story: The film centers mostly around the personal and professional life of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, a brilliant if eccentric Confederate general, from the outbreak of the American Civil War until its halfway point when Jackson is killed ...
Style: epic, serious, sincere, rough, intense ...
Plot: american civil war, confederate soldier, battles, confederate army, military, war hero, military life, social relations, couple relations, rivalry, heroes, soldier ...
Time: contemporary, 19th century, 1860s
Place: west virginia, maine, virginia, usa, washington d.c.
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All the King's Men (1999)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Feature-length drama about the mystery of Sandringham Company, which disappeared in action at Gallipoli in 1915. Commanded by Captain Frank Beck, their estate manager, the men advanced into battle, were enveloped in a strange mist and never seen ...
Style: serious, uplifting, emotional, realistic
Plot: world war one, military, heroic mission, human spirit, military life, battle zone, against the odds, wartime life, campaign, soldier, state affairs, heroes ...
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Samson and Delilah (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Italy, USA, Morocco
Duration: 172 min.
TV show
Story: Mara and Manoa are both upstanding and religious Israelites living under the harsh and unjust rule of the Philistines. One day, a mysterious stranger appears to Mara and promises her that she will bear a son whom she is to call Samson.
Style: serious, epic, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, femme fatale, tragic hero, betrayal, superhero, battlefield, human spirit, vengeance, heroic mission, redemption, parents and children ...
Time: ancient history, ancient times
Place: persia
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 6.8
 254K
Warcraft (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, War
Country: China, USA, Canada, Japan
Duration: 123 min.
Story: The peaceful realm of Azeroth stands on the brink of war as its civilization faces a fearsome race of invaders: orc warriors fleeing their dying home to colonize another. As a portal opens to connect the two worlds, one army faces destruction and ...
Style: dark fantasy, exciting, psychotronic, captivating, scenic ...
Plot: sorcerer, fantasy world, magic, wizards, giant creature, kingdom, warrior, creature, good versus evil, adventure, invasion, magician ...
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 7.3
 4K
Companeros (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arms dealer Yolaf Peterson aims to make a sale to guerilla Mongo, but the money is locked in a bank safe, the combination known only to Professor Xantos, a prisoner of the Americans. Yolaf agrees to free Xantos, accompanied by reluctant guerilla ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, buddy, hawk, train, marriage, coin, epic battle, pacifist, noose, rivalry, partners, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america
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 5.6
 166K
Alexander (2004)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Italy, Morocco, Thailand
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any westerner had ever gone, all the way to India.
Style: epic, suspense, serious, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conquering, war, battles, adventure, ambition, heroes, rise to the top, warlord, state affairs, ruler, gay, gory ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: ancient greece, greece, persia, alexandria egypt, macedonia ...
Is relevant ?
 9.2
 1.9M
Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, captivating, sexual, twists and turns ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: king, fantasy world, dragon, intrigue, adventure, incest, throne, imaginary, political intrigue, betrayal, power struggle, swords and armor ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
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Battle of Warsaw 1920 (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Poland's winning battle against Soviet Russia as seen through the eyes of two young protagonists, Ola and Jan. She is a Warsaw cabaret dancer, while he is a cavalry officer and poet who believes in socialist ideals
Style: captivating, tense, factual, suspense
Plot: red army, battlefield, propaganda, capture, battles, singer, nurse, war, epic battle, romance, cavalry charge, strategy ...
Time: 1920s
Place: warsaw poland
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Lego Bionicle: The Journey to One (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
TV show
Story: Six legendary heroes find themselves on an epic quest as they harness the power of nature's elements to defeat the forces of evil.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Plot: lego, warrior, super powers, adventure, epic battle, adventurer, mythical creature, escapades, peril, female warrior, friendship, alternate timeline ...
Is relevant ?
 4.7
 124
A Rebel Born (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Rebel Born follows the life of Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was a brilliant and very controversial Confederate general in the War Between the States. Even now, more than 150 years after the end of the war, Forrest has remained surrounded in ...
Style: complex, factual, epic, rough
Plot: union soldier, combat, fight scenes, weapons, army, epic battle, courage, confederate army, american civil war, warrior, war, battlefield ...
Time: 1860s
Place: usa
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Fate/Stay Night: Unlimited Blade Works (2010)
Genre: Animation, Action, Drama, Fantasy, Thriller
Country: Japan
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Shirou Emiya finds himself an unwilling participant in a deadly competition where seven Mages summon heroic spirits as servants to duel each other to the death. They compete for the chance to make a wish from the Holy Grail, which has the power to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: teens
Plot: holy grail, contests and competitions, mortal combat, young heroes, rivalry, ambition, magic, wizards and magicians, imaginary, danger, supernatural, escapades ...
Place: japan
Is relevant ?
Captain America: Civil War (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 147 min.
Story: Following the events of Age of Ultron, the collective governments of the world pass an act designed to regulate all superhuman activity. This polarizes opinion amongst the Avengers, causing two factions to side with Iron Man or Captain America, ...
Style: comic, exciting, humorous, captivating, intense ...
Plot: superhero, supernatural power, teenage hero, disagreement, masked superhero, teamwork, superhero team, comics, brainwashing, battles, haunted by the past, showdown ...
Time: 90s, year 1991, 1990s, 2010s
Place: romania, moscow russia, russia, eastern europe, cleveland ohio ...
Is relevant ?
 6.1
 67
Argevollen (2014)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: The story takes place in a world where two countries, Arandas and Ingelmia, have been warring against each other for a very long time. Tokimune, a young man belonging to Independent Unit 8 of Arandas, saves a girl named Jamie when she is attacked by ...
Style: mecha, captivating, exciting, tense
Plot: military, fight, war, fictional war, robot as menace, epic battle, piloted giant robot, robot, hi-tech, robot vs. robot, fight for supremacy, soldier ...
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 7.0
 2K
God Eater (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: In the early 2050s, unknown life forms called “Oracle cells” begin their uncontrolled consumption of all life on Earth. Their ravenous appetite and remarkable adaptability earn them first dread, then awe, and finally the name “aragami”. In ...
Style: dark fantasy, captivating, exciting, stylized, suspense ...
Plot: monster, post apocalypse, super strength, survival, teamwork, military, demon, supernatural, danger, shapeshifting, tragedy, militarism ...
Time: future
Place: japan
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Naruto Shippûden The Movie: Bonds (2008)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A mysterious group of ninjas makes a surprise attack on the Konohagakure, which takes great damage. The nightmare of another Shinobi World War could become a reality. Sasuke, who was still a missing nin from Konoha trying to kill his brother, ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating
Plot: ninja, super strength, friendship, supernatural power, demon, martial arts, fight, hate, betrayal, katana, warrior, ninja warrior ...
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Izetta: The Last Witch (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Fantasy
Country: Japan
TV show
Story: In 1939 C.E., the imperialist nation of Germania invaded a neighboring country. All at once, that war spread throughout Europe, and the era was dragged into a spiral of a great war. Then, in 1940, Germania's attack turned towards the ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: world war two, fictional war, battles, lesbian romance, fight, relationships, friendship, couple relations, lesbian couple, lesbian friend, showdown, war ...
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The Asterisk War (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: Japan
Duration: 23 min.
TV show
Story: Invertia was a meteor storm that caused an unprecedented disaster during the 20th century. Because of this disaster, numerous cities around the world were destroyed. However, within the meteor, an unknown element called mana was discovered. It ...
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, thought provoking, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: harem, danger, adventure, rivalry, love and romance, couples, violence, friendship, escapades, mentor, destiny, vengeance ...
Time: future
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