Prince of Jutland
Prince of Jutland (AKA: Royal Deceit) is a 1994 film adaptation of the Danish legend of prince Amleth, drawing upon the 12th century works of Saxo Grammaticus, which was also the inspiration for Shak...
The Tartars
The Tartars/I Tartari is a 1961 Italian/Yugoslavian international co-production film starring Victor Mature and Orson Welles.
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Damon and Pythias (film)
Il tiranno di Siracusa (English Translation: Damon and Pythias) is a 1962 Italian / American film directed by Curtis Bernhardt. The film is based on the Greek legend of Damon and Pythias, and set du...
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King Arthur Was a Gentleman
King Arthur Was a Gentleman is a 1942 British, black-and-white, comedy, musical film, directed by Marcel Varnel and starring Ronald Shiner as Sargent and Arthur Askey as Arthur King. It was produced ...
Narcissus (1983 film)
Narcissus is a 1983 Canadian short musical and experimental film directed by Norman McLaren and produced by David Verrall, visualizing the legend of Narcissus in a modern way. It was McLaren's last f...
The Viking Sagas
The Viking Sagas is an American film from 1995, directed by Michael Chapman, starring Ralf Möller and Sven-Ole Thorsen.
The story takes place in Iceland around the height of the Viking Age, where...
The Golem (1915 film)
Der Golem (German: Der Golem, shown in the USA as The Monster of Fate) is a 1915 silent horror film written and directed by Paul Wegener and Henrik Galeen. It is inspired by ancient Jewish legend...
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St. Patrick: The Irish Legend
St. Patrick: The Irish Legend is a 2000 historical drama film about the life of St. Patrick who was born in Wales.(AD 387-493), the man who brought Christianity to Ireland.
Hercules (1958 film)
Le fatiche di Ercole (English: The labours of Hercules; English title: Hercules) is an Italian epic fantasy feature film (released in Italy in 1958) based upon the Hercules myths and the Quest fo...
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Minotaur, the Wild Beast of Crete
Minotaur, the Wild Beast of Crete (original title: Teseo contro il Minotauro; "Theseus against the Minotaur") is a 1960 historical drama film loosely based on the Greek legend of Theseus, the Athenia...
The Last Legion
The Last Legion is a 2007 film directed by Doug Lefler. Produced by Dino De Laurentiis and others, it is based on a 2003 Italian novel of the same name written by Valerio Massimo Manfredi. It stars C...
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Robin Hood Makes Good
Robin Hood Makes Good is a Merrie Melodies color cartoon short, directed by Chuck Jones and written by Dave Monahan, and released by Warner Bros. on February 11, 1939.
Three little squirrels, afte...
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The Fury of Achilles
L'ira di Achille, internationally released as The Fury of Achilles, is a 1962 Italian historical drama set in the ninth year of the Trojan War, and is based primarily on Homer's Iliad. The film was ...
The Odyssey (TV miniseries)
The Odyssey is a 1997 Emmy Award-winning and Golden Globe-nominated British-American fantasy–adventure television miniseries based on the ancient Greek epic poem by Homer, The Odyssey. Directed ...
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Krabat (film)
Krabat is a 2008 German fantasy film directed by Marco Kreuzpaintner from a screenplay by Michael Gutmann and Kreuzpaintner, based on Otfried Preußler's novel of the same name. The plot is about a bo...
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The 13th Warrior
The 13th Warrior is a 1999 American historical fiction action film based on the novel Eaters of the Dead by Michael Crichton and is a loose retelling of the tale of Beowulf. It stars Antonio Banderas...
Troy (film)
Troy is a 2004 American epic war film written by David Benioff and directed by Wolfgang Petersen. It is loosely based on Homer's Iliad, which narrates the story of the 10 year Trojan War. Achilles le...
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