Swashbuckler movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant swashbuckler movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, captivating, serious, humorous, entertaining and visually appealing films and TV shows about / with swashbuckler, sword fight, adventure, sword, danger, escapades, heroes, revenge, betrayal and storytelling plots mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres shot in USA, UK, France and other countries.
swashbuckler movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as swashbuckler: Black Sails (2014), The masked avenger: Lagardère (2003), Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991), The Three Musketeers (1973), The Man in the Iron Mask (1998), The Count of Monte Cristo (2002), The Princess Bride (1987), Madso's War (2010), Aaghaaz (2000), Pete Winning and the Pirates (2013).

List of swashbuckler movies

Black Sails (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 56 min.
TV show
Story: The pirate adventures of Captain Flint and his men twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic “Treasure Island.” Flint, the most brilliant and most feared pirate captain of his day, takes on a fast-talking young addition to his ...
Style: exciting, stylized, serious, rough, suspense ...
Plot: pirate, adventure, swashbuckler, gold, pirate ship, captain, bare breasts, treasure, island, killings, treasure hunt, graphic violence ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, west indies
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Pirates of the Caribbean: On Stranger Tides (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow crosses paths with a woman from his past, and he's not sure if it's love -- or if she's a ruthless con artist who's using him to find the fabled Fountain of Youth. When she forces him aboard the Queen ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, intense, witty ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night
Plot: ship, pirate, chase, mermaid, battle, swashbuckler, adventure, captain, mythical creature, immortality, adventurer, expedition ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: caribbean, england, spain, london
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Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Captain Barbossa, long believed to be dead, has come back to life and is headed to the edge of the Earth with Will Turner and Elizabeth Swann. But nothing is quite as it seems.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, twists and turns, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens, family outing, date night, boys' night
Plot: ship, pirate, journey, adventure, supernatural, friendship, friends, determination, swashbuckler, immortality, danger, afterlife ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, singapore
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Men Tell No Tales (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, Australia, UK, Canada
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Thrust into an all-new adventure, a down-on-his-luck Capt. Jack Sparrow feels the winds of ill-fortune blowing even more strongly when deadly ghost sailors led by his old nemesis, the evil Capt. Salazar, escape from the Devil's Triangle. ...
Style: psychotronic, exciting, entertaining, visually appealing, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, sea, sea battle, swashbuckler, ship, dark fantasy, ghost, caribbean sea, naval officer, good versus evil, jungle, artifact ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean
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Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man's Chest (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Captain Jack Sparrow works his way out of a blood debt with the ghostly Davey Jones, he also attempts to avoid eternal damnation.
Style: exciting, humorous, twists and turns, interesting, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, date night, boys' night, teens
Plot: pirate, adventure, ship, sword fight, legendary, supernatural, treasure, fantasy world, cannibalism, swashbuckler, magical, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: caribbean, jamaica
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The masked avenger: Lagardère (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime
Country: France
Duration: 144 min.
TV show
Story: A new interpretation of classical Paul Feval's "Le Bossu" novel...
Style: tense, serious, exciting, captivating
Plot: disguise, swashbuckler, french countryside, adventure hero, false accusation, hitman, murder, revenge, assassination plot, missing daughter, framed for murder, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 17th century, 1700s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, spain
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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, jerusalem, israel
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Sinbad: Legend of the Seven Seas (2003)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The sailor of legend is framed by the goddess Eris for the theft of the Book of Peace, and must travel to her realm at the end of the world to retrieve it and save the life of his childhood friend Prince Proteus.
Style: exciting, feel good, entertaining, colourful, stylized ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, pirate, disney, chase, adventurer, danger, mythology, prince, good versus evil, friendship, heroes, heroic mission ...
Time: 8th century, ancient times, middle ages
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The Three Musketeers (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Spain, Panama, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young D'Artagnan arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming a king's musketeer. He meets and quarrels with three men, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, each of whom challenges him to a duel. D'Artagnan finds out they are musketeers and is ...
Style: humorous, witty, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swashbuckler, heroes, sword fight, adventure, romance, fight, extramarital affair, partners, intrigue, rebellion, heroic mission, cons and scams ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, england, new york ...
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The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Years have passed since the Three Musketeers, Aramis, Athos and Porthos, have fought together with their friend, D'Artagnan. But with the tyrannical King Louis using his power to wreak havoc in the kingdom while his twin brother, Philippe, ...
Style: baroque, exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musketeer, adventure, twins, royal family, lookalikes, throne, mask, daring rescue, righting the wronged, danger, hopes, heroes ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, egypt
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The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK, USA, Ireland, Switzerland
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, ...
Style: exciting, twists and turns, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, false accusation, treasure, sword fight, treason, prison, adventure, lone hero, frame up, confined, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 18th century
Place: france, marseille, europe, paris france
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The Princess Bride (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In this enchantingly cracked fairy tale, the beautiful Princess Buttercup and the dashing Westley must overcome staggering odds to find happiness amid six-fingered swordsmen, murderous princes, Sicilians and rodents of unusual size. But even death ...
Style: fairy tale, touching, feel good, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: family outing, date night, teens, kids, pre-teens ...
Plot: true love, prince, imaginary kingdom, adventure, love and romance, save the princess, giant, friendship, engaged, determination, obstacle, danger ...
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Captain Kronos - Vampire Hunter (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Horror, Mystery
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When several young girls are found dead, left hideously aged and void of blood, Dr Marcus suspects vampirism. He enlists the help of the Vampire Hunter. Mysterious and powerful, Kronos has dedicated his life to destroying the evil pestilence. Once a ...
Style: dark humor, scary, suspenseful, intense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire hunter, vampire, aging, good versus evil, eternal life, adventure, supernatural, heroes, danger, against the odds, undead, village ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 18th century, georgian era, 1770s
Place: england
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Madso's War (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A power vacuum develops when the top mob boss flees a federal indictment.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, criminal heroes, crimes, betrayal, murder, swashbuckler, gunfight, violence, crime, urban ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: boston, massachusetts, usa
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Aaghaaz (2000)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: After putting together his life once again from a traumatic experience in his past; Govind Narang accompanied by his sister Rattna comes to reside in Azad Nagar, Bombay. He cannot stand injustice in any shape and form; this brings him into enmity ...
Style: suspense, serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: rebellion, heroes, betrayal, unhappy marriage, criminal, tough guy, love, swashbuckler, deception, sororicide, poisoning, neighborhood ...
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Pete Winning and the Pirates: The Motion Picture (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Armed with laser guns and wit, Pete Winning and his rag-tag crew navigate a flooded earth in the not-too-distant future. Braving mutants, pirates and the seas, they search for the self-crowned evil Queen's coveted maps of the new world.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, tense
Plot: adventure hero, post apocalypse, swashbuckler, battles, camaraderie, mutant, evil queen, heroes, sword fight, global warming, battle, sea adventure ...
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Pete Winning and the Pirates (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada
TV show
Story: Armed with laser guns and wit, Pete Winning and his rag-tag crew navigate a global-warming flooded Canada in the not-too-distant future, in search of the self-crowned evil Queen's coveted maps of the new world.
Style: humorous, semi serious, futuristic, captivating, exciting
Plot: pirate, global warming, adventure, danger, escapades, laser, ship, imaginary, adventure hero, swashbuckler, post apocalypse, pirate ship ...
Time: future
Place: canada
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Fanfan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this 2003 remake of the classic 1952 French film, Fanfan la Tulipe is a swashbuckling lover who is tricked into joining the army of King Louis XV by Adeline La Franchise, who tells Fanfan that by doing so, he will eventually marry one of the ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: adventure, fencing, fight scenes, heroes, wooing, love and romance, military, soldier, heroic mission, escapades, family, swashbuckler ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
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The Jewel of the Nile (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Joan Wilder is thrust back into a world of murder, chases, foreign intrigue... and love. This time out she's duped by a duplicitous Arab dignitary who brings her to the Middle East, ostensibly to write a book about his life. Of course he's ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, romantic, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, family outing, teens, girls' night ...
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, couple relations, love and romance, happy ending, novelist, escapades, archaeologist, writer's life, lifestyle, treasure, woman in danger ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: africa, middle east, egypt, south america
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Bling (2016)
Genre: Animation, Action, Comedy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Lowly theme park mechanic Sam dreams about his childhood sweetheart Sue. With the mistaken belief that only a bling ring can win the girl of his dreams, Sam plans the most perfect night to propose to his one true love. But when super villain Oscar ...
Style: suspense, scary, captivating, unusual plot structure, exciting
Plot: superhero, proposal, robot, super villain, supernatural power, superhero team, love, criminal, police officer, big city, swashbuckler, aunt niece relationship ...
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Straight from the Hood (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Music
Country: Puerto Rico
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A young drug dealer falls in love while facing disruption among the men in his gang, and being offered a career as a Reggaetón singer.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: latin, going straight, fall in love, moral dilemma, hidden identity, crimes, youth, dishonesty, love and romance, life is a bitch, disorder, swashbuckler ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: latin america, puerto rico
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Autumn (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Jean-Pierre is a hit man in Paris. He wants to stop; an incentive is reconnecting to Michelle, a childhood friend. He's ready to commit himself to her, but she has her own secrets: she sells bomb components to thugs. He hears rumors of a ...
Style: unusual plot structure, suspense, contemplative, captivating, exciting
Plot: hitman, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, female thief, retribution, mercenary, swashbuckler, murder, save the day, criminal, couples, couple relations, danger ...
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Blade of the Immortal (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Japan, UK, South Korea
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Manji, a highly skilled samurai, becomes cursed with immortality after a legendary battle. Haunted by the brutal murder of his sister, Manji knows that only fighting evil will regain his soul. He promises to help a young girl named Rin avenge her ...
Style: captivating, suspense, tense, exciting, jidai geki
Plot: shogun, katana, samurai, ronin, killer, revenge, hand to hand combat, martial arts, immortality, one man army, soldier, massacre ...
Place: japan
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The Pirates of Blood River (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of ruthless pirates attack a 17th Century Huguenot settlement on the Isle of Devon in search of treasure and will stop at nothing to obtain it.
Style: exciting, entertaining, captivating, tense, light ...
Plot: pirate, adventure, treasure hunt, danger, rivalry, escapades, infidelity, island, village, gold, swashbuckler, greed ...
Time: 17th century
Place: caribbean
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The Way Back (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Poland, India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Peter Weir's follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man's struggle for freedom. At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag. The film ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, bleak, epic ...
Plot: wilderness, freedom, survival, escape, prison escape, journey, gulag, pow, danger, war, camp, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: russia, india, himalaya, asia, siberia ...
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Feel the Noise (2007)
Genre: Drama, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a run-in with local thugs, aspiring Harlem rapper Rob flees to a place and father he never knew, and finds his salvation in Reggaeton, a spicy blend of hip-hop, reggae and Latin beats. Puerto Rico, the spiritual home of Reggaeton, inspires Rob ...
Style: realistic, feel good, serious
Audience: teens
Plot: dancer's life, rapper, fish out of water, culture clash, hip hop, society, youth, ambition, friendship, teenage love, music, lifestyle ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: puerto rico, new york, usa, latin america
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Rumble Fish (1983)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Rusty James, an absent-minded street thug struggles to live up to his legendary older brother's reputation, and longs for the days when gang warfare was going on.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, touching, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: gang, coming of age, juvenile delinquency, family relations, street gang, siblings relations, going straight, crimes, hopes, mysterious character, human nature, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, oklahoma, california
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Mask of the Musketeers (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the first half of the 1600's, France is at war with Spain. The cousin of the king of Spain, Isabella, is held captive in the French castle, and the Count of Seville is sent to France as a diplomat. While there, he is escorted by the Three ...
Plot: fencing, duel, masked vigilante, masked hero, swashbuckler, mask, sword duel, vigilante, sword, sword fight, musketeer, exploitation ...
Time: 17th century
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Lionheart (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young knight sets out to join King Richards crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's sworn duty to protect the children and lead them to ...
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: violence, sword fight, adventure, daring rescue, folk hero, rescue, heroic mission, state affairs, partners, obsessive quest, battles, sword ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, holy land
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Swordsman of Siena (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 16th-century Spanish overlord hires Thomas Stanswood (Stuart Granger) to protect his, less than eager, fiancee (Sylva Koscina) from rebels. Thomas finds himself drawn to both the fiancee and the rebels side.
Plot: swordsman, swashbuckler, kiss, knife, sword, sword fight, bodyguard, sword duel, adventure hero, knife attack, horse race, adventurer ...
Time: 16th century
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