Dungeon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant dungeon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, suspenseful, humorous, stylized and cult film films and TV shows about / with dungeon, danger, escapades, rivalry, heroes, adventure, mentor, good versus evil, dialogue and death plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Comedy genres shot in USA, UK, Japan and other countries.
dungeon movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as dungeon: Blood of Dracula's Castle (1969), Hunger (2009), The Boarding School (2007), Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009), Willow (1988), The Haunted Palace (1963), The Pit and the Pendulum (1991), The Gauntlet (2013), The Crown and the Dragon (2013), Flash Gordon (1980).

List of dungeon movies

Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon? (2015)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 24 min.
TV show
Story: Bell Cranell is a rookie adventurer and the sole member of his dirt-poor guild founded by the petite goddess Hestia. Adventurers come from far and wide looking to strike it big in the massive labyrinth known as Dungeon, located beneath the city of ...
Style: captivating, exciting, enigmatic, romantic
Plot: magic, monster, goddess, magical sword, dark fantasy, travel, romance, harem, dungeon, battles, creature, mythology ...
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Blood of Dracula's Castle (1969)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Count Dracula and his wife capture beautiful young women and chain them in their dungeon, to be used when they need to satisfy their thirst for blood.
Style: serious, scary
Plot: dungeon, vampire, serial killer, beach, castle, photographer, crimes, deadly creature, rivalry, deadly, ocean or sea, palaces castles and temples ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, california, arizona
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Hunger (2009)
Genre: Action, Crime, Horror, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Five strangers face the unthinkable when they wake up and find themselves trapped. With no idea how they got there they frantically try to figure out how to escape. The disoriented group quickly realise the truth about their situation when they ...
Style: scary, disturbing, rough, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: starvation, captive, hunger, captivity, survival, dungeon, human nature, confined, gory, danger, flesh eating, cannibalism ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Boarding School (2007)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: El Internado Laguna Negra was a Spanish television drama-thriller focusing on the students of a fictional boarding school in a forest, where teenagers are sent by their parents to study. The boarding school is situated in a forest far from the city, ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, enigmatic, suspense ...
Audience: teens
Plot: experiment, boarding school, murder mystery, dealing with death, siblings relations, family relations, mystery, teenager, alzheimer's disease, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, dungeon, secret room ...
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Underworld: Rise of the Lycans (2009)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A prequel to the first two Underworld films, this fantasy explains the origins of the feud between the Vampires and the Lycans. Aided by his secret love, Sonja, courageous Lucian leads the Lycans in battle against brutal Vampire king Viktor. ...
Style: exciting, gothic, serious, scary, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: werewolf, vampire, battles, beast, slavery, immortality, castle, transformation, imaginary, lovers, king, sword fight ...
Time: 2000s, 12th century
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Willow (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Fearful of a prophecy stating that a girl child will be born to bring about her downfall, the evil Queen Bavmorda imprisons all pregnant women within the formidable stronghold of Nockmaar. A child, Elora Danan, is born in the Nockmaar dungeons and ...
Style: fairy tale, exciting, atmospheric, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: adventure, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil, fairy, heroes, queen, prophecy, magic, heroic mission, wizards, black magic, danger ...
Time: 80s
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The Haunted Palace (1963)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A warlock burned at the stake comes back and takes over the body of his great grandson to take his revenge on the descendents of the villages that burned him.
Style: gothic, tense, serious, atmospheric, stylized ...
Plot: gothic horror, burned alive, ghost, monster, village, mutant, mansion, curse, murder, dungeon, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century
Place: new england, usa
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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the ...
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, exciting, scenic, epic ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing, girls' night
Plot: imaginary kingdom, witch, legends and myths, good versus evil, fantasy world, magical, parallel world, adventure, self sacrifice, young heroes, talking animals, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: london, england
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The Pit and the Pendulum (1991)
Genre: Horror, Romance
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set during the height of Spanish Inquisition. The beautiful and kind-hearted Maria is arrested as a witch when she inadvertently cries out in horror at the public whipping of a child. As Maria’s husband Antonio tries to save her, Torquemada, the ...
Style: gothic, serious, suspenseful, bleak, atmospheric ...
Plot: spanish inquisition, inquisition, dungeon, witch, danger, good versus evil, clergy, supernatural, religions or cults, woman in danger, heretic, rivalry ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages, 1400s
Place: spain, europe
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The Gauntlet (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: In a sunken Castle underneath the earth, five strangers wake. They have no food. No memory. No water. And no way out. These strangers are from every normal walk of life, yet they each have a secret. They don’t know it yet, but they’re capable of ...
Style: exciting, tense, psychological, suspenseful, surreal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, riddles and clues, trapped, danger, isolation, captivity, dungeon, adventure, escapades, confined, strong violent content, profanity ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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Is It Wrong to Try to Pick Up Girls in a Dungeon - Arrow of the Orion (2019)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Japan
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In the city of Orario, beneath an impossibly tall tower, lies the dungeon. Only adventurers who form partnerships with the gods themselves have any hope of defeating the monsters that lie within. But the dungeon is not the only place where monsters ...
Style: feel good, captivating, tense, exciting
Plot: deity, greek mythology, magic, harem, god, monster, adventurer, dungeon, mythology, norse mythology, supernatural power, unrequited love ...
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Three Heroes and the Shamakhan Queen (2010)
Genre: Animation
Country: Russia
Duration: 75 min.
Story: A bogatyr is an epic warrior from ancient Kievan Rus. Most are directed in the traditional bylinas, traditional Russian epic poems, as being endowed with enormous strength and cunning, although often not completely immune to human weaknesses. Here, ...
Style: fairy tale, entertaining, humorous, light, folk tale ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: dragon, folk hero, prince, prison escape, talking animals, magic spell, talking horse, dungeon, magical, eternal youth, wedding, evil queen ...
Time: 10th century
Place: russia
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The Crown and the Dragon (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In a war-torn country that is plagued by a vicious dragon, Elenn, an arrogant, young noblewoman, accompanies her aunt on a mission to bring an ancient relic to the secret coronation of the rightful king.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, sincere, feel good
Plot: dragon, adventure, heroes, heroic mission, escapades, adventurer, wizards and magicians, imaginary, on the road, curses spells and rituals, imaginary kingdom, good versus evil ...
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In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Canada, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A man named Farmer sets out to rescue his kidnapped wife and avenge the death of his son -- two acts committed by the Krugs, a race of animal-warriors who are controlled by the evil Gallian.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, entertaining, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, girls' night
Plot: medieval, heroes, good versus evil, magic, rescue, villain, vengeance, adventure, imaginary kingdom, heroic mission, revenge, wizards ...
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Flash Gordon (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi
Country: UK, Italy, Netherlands, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A football player and his friends travel to the planet Mongo and find themselves fighting the tyrant, Ming the Merciless, to save Earth.
Style: cult film, futuristic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, family outing
Plot: emperor, outer space, mad scientist, space opera, superhero, heroes, good versus evil, race against time, dungeon, laser, battles, world domination ...
Time: 80s, 1930s, future
Place: usa, new york
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Ladyhawke (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Captain Etienne Navarre is a man on whose shoulders lies a cruel curse. Punished for loving each other, Navarre must become a wolf by night whilst his lover, Lady Isabeau, takes the form of a hawk by day. Together, with the thief Philippe Gaston, ...
Style: sentimental, touching, fairy tale, captivating, atmospheric ...
Audience: pre-teens, date night, family outing, kids
Plot: bishop, adventure, good versus evil, rescue, knight, magic, romance, chase, true love, solar eclipse, transformation, falcon ...
Time: middle ages, 80s
Place: europe, france
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Shrek the Third (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The King of Far Far Away has died and Shrek and Fiona are to become King & Queen. However, Shrek wants to return to his cozy swamp and live in peace and quiet, so when he finds out there is another heir to the throne, they set off to bring ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious ...
Audience: kids, family outing, date night, pre-teens, preschoolers ...
Plot: dragon, prince, imaginary kingdom, princess, rescue, funeral, cat, adventure, donkey, family, computer animation, queen ...
Time: 2000s
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Robin Hood (1973)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: With King Richard off to the Crusades, Prince John and his slithering minion, Sir Hiss, set about taxing Nottingham's citizens with support from the corrupt sheriff - and staunch opposition by the wily Robin Hood and his band of merry men.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, stylized, feel good ...
Audience: preschoolers, family outing, kids
Plot: prince, thief, heroes, fox, robin hood, talking animals, good versus evil, archery, theft, sword fight, sheriff, robbery ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 70s
Place: england, europe
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Young Frankenstein (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the elderly housekeeper. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gothic, emotional, horror spoof ...
Plot: parody, mad scientist, monster, farce, experiment, scientist, castle, frankenstein, haunted by the past, disorder, inheritance, experiment gone awry ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s, 70s
Place: europe, transylvania, usa
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Elizabeth I (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 223 min.
TV show
Story: HBO miniseries about the the public and private lives of the later years of Queen Elizabeth I.
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: queen, queen elizabeth i, royal family, monarchy, royal court, palace intrigue, couple relations, family relations, queen of england, british history, political unrest, romance ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe, ireland, london, portugal ...
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Life of Brian (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the ...
Style: cult film, controversial, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: roman empire, satire, suprisingly clever, parody, mistaken identity, farce, weirdo, christmas, dungeon, execution, crucifix, cult ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 30s, 1930s
Place: holy land, middle east, palestine, jerusalem
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Monty Python and the Holy Grail (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: King Arthur, accompanied by his squire, recruits his Knights of the Round Table, including Sir Bedevere the Wise, Sir Lancelot the Brave, Sir Robin the Not-Quite-So-Brave-As-Sir-Lancelot and Sir Galahad the Pure. On the way, Arthur battles the Black ...
Style: absurd, humorous, surreal, cult film, ironic ...
Plot: holy grail, monty python, adventure, monk, legends and myths, king arthur, sword fight, knight, disorder, courage, parody, absurd humor ...
Time: 10th century, middle ages
Place: england, europe, xian, scotland yard
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Shrek 2 (2004)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Shrek, Fiona and Donkey set off to Far, Far Away to meet Fiona's mother and father. But not everyone is happy. Shrek and the King find it hard to get along, and there's tension in the marriage. The fairy godmother discovers that Shrek has ...
Style: fairy tale, humorous, witty, not serious, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, pre-teens, kids, date night
Plot: princess, dragon, transformation, prince, talking animals, adventure, kingdom, cat, ogre, imaginary kingdom, true love, heroes ...
Time: 2000s
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The Phantom of the Opera (1989)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Music, Romance
Country: USA, UK, Hungary
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A darker version of the classic Gaston Leroux novel. A young soprano becomes the obsession of a horribly disfigured composer who has plans for those oppose himself or the young singer.
Style: stylized, serious, rough, gloomy, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night
Plot: obsession, kidnapping, woman in danger, dungeon, opera, gore, gory, music, supernatural, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 20th century, 1880s
Place: london, england, europe, new york, scotland yard ...
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Basement (2010)
Genre: Horror, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 74 min.
Story: Six friends are lured to an underground basement for a sinister experiment, will they escape, but most importantly will they live or die?
Style: rough, tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
Plot: in the woods, dungeon, group of friends, survival, danger, experiment, murder, anti war, betrayal, covered in blood, archive footage, interracial couple ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
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Cyclops (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The corrupt Emperor Tiberius forces his bravest general, Marcus, to subdue the monstrous Cyclops that has been decimating the countryside...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, stylized, epic
Plot: cyclops, adventure, good versus evil, legends and myths, danger, state affairs, dangerous animal, deadly, escapades, heroes, battles, roman empire ...
Time: ancient history
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The Order (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Aruba, USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: When Rudy, an artifacts smuggler, goes to Jerusalem to rescue his kidnapped archeologist father, he faces deportation by a scheming police chief. Now, to find his dad and recover a sacred scroll, he'll have to outwit officials and a ruthless ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, feel good
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, artifact, kidnapping, martial arts, terrorism, adventurer, missing person, parents and children, religions or cults, obsessive quest, father son relationship, hostage ...
Time: contemporary, middle ages, 2000s, 11th century
Place: middle east, israel, ukraine, jerusalem, tel aviv israel
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The Tale of Despereaux (2008)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Once upon a time... in the far away kingdom of Dor... lived a brave and virtuous mouse with comically oversized ears who dreamt of becoming a knight. Banished from his home for having such lofty ambitions, Despereaux sets off on an amazing adventure ...
Style: feel good, fairy tale, humorous, touching, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, preschoolers, kids
Plot: mouse, imaginary kingdom, adventurer, self discovery, friendship, save the princess, daring rescue, society, escapades, rebellion, computer animation, social misfits ...
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Frailty (2001)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A man confesses to an FBI agent his family's story of how his religious fanatic father's visions lead to a series of murders to destroy supposed "demons."
Style: psychological, twists and turns, suspenseful, tense, scary ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, sin, axe, sheriff, insanity, punishment, fbi, angel, mechanic, childhood, psychopath ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa
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White Slaves of Chinatown (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: The beautiful, brutal Olga procures prostitutes and pushes heroin for the syndicate, confining and torturing her pretty victims in a private dungeon located in New York City's sinister Chinatown.
Style: psychotronic, cult film
Plot: dungeon, chinatown, captive, prostitute, torture, dominatrix, drug addict, abortion, doctor, sadism, lesbian, white slavery ...
Place: new york
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