11.6 Epic & Mythology

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1.
Clash of the Titans (2010)
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Perseus demigod, son of Zeus, battles the minions of the underworld to stop them from conquering heaven and earth. (106 mins.)
Director: Louis Leterrier
 
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Wrath of the Titans (2012)
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Perseus braves the treacherous underworld to rescue his father, Zeus, captured by his son, Ares, and brother Hades who unleash the ancient Titans upon the world. (99 mins.)
 
3.
Immortals (2011)
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Theseus is a mortal man chosen by Zeus to lead the fight against the ruthless King Hyperion, who is on a rampage across Greece to obtain a weapon that can destroy humanity. (110 mins.)
 
4.
Season of the Witch (2011)
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14th-century knights transport a suspected witch to a monastery, where monks deduce her powers could be the source of the Black Plague. (95 mins.)
Director: Dominic Sena
 
5.
Legend of the Seeker (2008 TV Series)
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After the mysterious murder of his father, a son's search for answers begins a momentous fight against tyranny. (44 mins.)
 
6.
Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
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A teenager discovers he's the descendant of a Greek god and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods. (118 mins.)
Director: Chris Columbus
 
7.
Percy Jackson: Sea of Monsters (2013)
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In order to restore their dying safe haven, the son of Poseidon and his friends embark on a quest to the Sea of Monsters to find the mythical Golden Fleece while trying to stop an ancient evil from rising. (106 mins.)
 
8.
The Odyssey (1997 TV Series)
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This lavish small-screen adaptation of Homer's ancient epic--replete with Maltese and Turkish locations... (176 mins.)
 
9.
Jason and the Argonauts (2000 Mini-Series)
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One of the most legendary adventures in all mythology is brought to life in Jason and the Argonauts... (180 mins.)
Director: Nick Willing
 
10.
The Storyteller: Greek Myths (1990 Mini-Series)
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A storyteller in a labyrinth tells his dog the stories of Perseus and Medusa, Icarus and Daedalus, Theseus and the Minotaur, and Orpheus and Euridyce. (95 mins.)
 
11.
The Beastmaster (1982)
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A sword-and-sorcery fantasy about a young man's search for revenge. Armed with supernatural powers, the handsome hero and his animal allies wage war against marauding forces. (118 mins.)
Director: Don Coscarelli
 
12.
Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time (1991)
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Dar is a warrior who can talk to the beasts. He is forced to travel to Earth to stop his evil brother from stealing an atomic bomb and turning their native land from a desert into, well - a desert. (107 mins.)
Director: Sylvio Tabet
 
13.
Beastmaster III: The Eye of Braxus (1996 TV Movie)
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Before he died, Dar's father gave a mysterious amulet to Tal, Dar's younger brother who is now king... (92 mins.)
 
14.
BeastMaster (1999 TV Series)
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The sword and sorcery adventures of a wandering adventurer who has the ability to communicate with animals. (43 mins.)
 
15.
The Golden Voyage of Sinbad (1973)
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Sinbad and his crew intercept a homunculus carrying a golden tablet. Koura, the creator of the homunculus and practitioner of evil magic... (105 mins.)
Director: Gordon Hessler
 
16.
Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
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Sinbad and his shipmates aid a young prince, who must battle an evil wizard to gain the hand of a beautiful princess. (93 mins.)
 
17.
The Adventures of Sinbad (1996 TV Series)
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A new re-telling of the adventures of the famous character from The Arabian Nights stories. Sinbad,... (60 mins.)
 
18.
Sinbad and the Minotaur (2011 TV Movie)
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Sinbad discovers an ivory scroll case in the desert camp of the evil sorcerer Al-Jibar, leading him to the golden head of the Colossus of Rhodes. (88 mins.)
Director: Karl Zwicky
 
19.
Sinbad (2012 TV Series)
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A Persian prisoner sets out to find his dead brother with help from his misfit group. (60 mins.)
 
20.
Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time (2010)
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A young fugitive prince and princess must stop a villain who unknowingly threatens to destroy the world with a special dagger that enables the magic sand inside to reverse time. (116 mins.)
Director: Mike Newell
 
21.
Arabian Nights (1942)
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The caliph of Baghdad must go into hiding with a group of traveling performers when his brother usurps the throne. Both brothers desire a beautiful dancing girl, who is torn between power and true love. (86 mins.)
Director: John Rawlins
 
22.
Ali Baba and the Forty Thieves (1944)
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A boy prince, raised by forty thieves, takes revenge on the Mongol invaders who murdered his father and stole his kingdom. (87 mins.)
Director: Arthur Lubin
 
23.
Conan the Barbarian (1982)
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A vengeful barbarian warrior sets off to avenge his tribe and his parents whom were slain by an evil sorcerer and his warriors when he was a boy. (129 mins.)
Director: John Milius
 
24.
Conan the Destroyer (1984)
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Conan leads a ragtag group of adventurers on a quest for a princess. (103 mins.)
 
25.
Red Sonja (1985)
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A vengeful woman sets out to retrieve a magic orb from an evil queen whom she vows vengeance upon after the evil queen slain her family and her loyal warriors raped her. (89 mins.)
 
26.
Conan (1997 TV Series)
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TV series featuring the mythical barbarian. (43 mins.)
 
27.
The Scorpion King (2002)
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A desert warrior rises up against the evil army that is destroying his homeland. He captures the enemy's key sorcerer, takes her deep into the desert and prepares for a final showdown. (92 mins.)
Director: Chuck Russell
 
28.
The Scorpion King: Rise of a Warrior (2008 Video)
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In Ancient Akkad, Mathayus grows up as the proud son of Ashur, a captain in the world-renowned military corps of Black Scorpions... (109 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
 
29.
The Scorpion King 3: Battle for Redemption (2012 Video)
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Since his rise to power, Mathayus' kingdom has fallen. Now an assassin for hire, he must defend a kingdom from an evil tyrant and his ghost warriors for the chance to regain the power and glory he once knew. (105 mins.)
Director: Roel Reiné
 
30.
Game of Thrones (2011 TV Series)
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While a civil war brews between several noble families in Westeros, the children of the former rulers of the land attempt to rise up to power. Meanwhile a forgotten race, bent on destruction, plans to return after thousands of years in the North. (56 mins.)
 
31.
Troy (2004)
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An adaptation of Homer's great epic, the film follows the assault on Troy by the united Greek forces and chronicles the fates of the men involved. (163 mins.)
 
32.
Helen of Troy (2003 Mini-Series)
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The abduction of beautiful Helen, wife of Spartan King Menelaus, by Paris of Troy triggers a long war. (175 mins.)
 
33.
The Trojan Horse (1961)
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A retelling of the events leading to the use of the Trojan Horse, to bring down the great city of Troy. (105 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Ferroni
 
34.
The Avenger (1962)
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Aeneas leads escapees from the Trojan war to new land in Italy, and must deal with new threats to his people. (105 mins.)
Director: Giorgio Rivalta
 
35.
Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963)
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Goliath battles for the freedom of the Babylonian people. (92 mins.)
Director: Michele Lupo
 
36.
Kindar the Invulnerable (1965)
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An evil desert bandit kidnaps the son of a sultan and raises him as his own. It turns out that the son has magic powers and is invincible... (96 mins.)
 
37.
Hercules Against the Mongols (1963)
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Though Genghis Khan eventually sought peace with the West, his death in 1227 AD puts into power his three war-like sons: Sayan... (90 mins.)
 
38.
Goliath and the Dragon (1960)
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A warrior returning home to his country must battle giant bats, three-headed dogs and a vicious dragon to save his wife, and his people, from the machinations of an evil ruler. (87 mins.)
 
39.
The Giant of Marathon (1959)
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A Greek soldier leads the fight against an invading Persian army. (90 mins.)
 
40.
Duel of the Titans (1961)
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Twin brothers revolt against tyranny in pre-Roman Italy and then come to a parting of the ways as they lead their people toward the founding of a new city. (108 mins.)
Director: Sergio Corbucci
 
41.
Sandokan the Great (1963)
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Malasyan pirate Sandokan accidentally learns that Lord Brook plots to obtain the crown of Malasya by kidnapping the legitimate rajah and his daughter and forcing them to abdicate so he gathers his best man and launches a rescue operation. (95 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
 
42.
I pirati della Malesia (1964)
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Filmed in Singapore it tells the story of Sandokan who is a Malaysian rebel who, with a group of renegades, goes up against a British General who is trying to force the King to resign. (110 mins.)
Director: Umberto Lenzi
 
43.
Hercules (1958)
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The muscular Hercules performs his Labors, sails with the Argonauts, and romances the fair Iole. (104 mins.)
 
44.
Ercole e la regina di Lidia (1959)
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While negotiating peace between two brothers contesting the throne of Thebes, an amnesiac Hercules is seduced by the evil Queen Omphale. (98 mins.)
 
45.
Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)
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Strong yet sleepy Hercules discovers that the Queen of Atlantis is plotting to take over the world with superhuman warriors. (101 mins.)
 
46.
Hercules and the Tyrants of Babylon (1964)
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Hercules fights to free the people of Babylon from an evil sorceress. (96 mins.)
 
47.
Hercules (1983)
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The story of the Greek mythological figure, updated in this 80's version. (98 mins.)
Director: Lewis Coates
 
48.
The Adventures of Hercules II (1985)
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Hercules searches for the Seven Thunderbolts of Zeus, which have been stolen by renegade gods. (88 mins.)
Director: Lewis Coates
 
49.
Hercules (2014)
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Having endured his legendary twelve labors, Hercules, the Greek demigod, has his life as a sword-for-hire tested when the King of Thrace and his daughter seek his aid in defeating a tyrannical warlord. (98 mins.)
Director: Brett Ratner
 
50.
The Legend of Hercules (2014)
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The origin story of the mythical Greek hero. Betrayed by his stepfather, the King, and exiled and sold into slavery because of a forbidden love, Hercules must use his formidable powers to fight his way back to his rightful kingdom. (99 mins.)
Director: Renny Harlin
 
51.
Hercules (2005 Mini-Series)
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A chronicle of the life of the Greek hero who after killing his three sons must perform five labors to repent. (240 mins.)
 
52.
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys (1995 TV Series)
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Hercules, aided by his best friend Iolaus, goes on many adventures helping people and slaying mythical monsters using his half-god strength. (44 mins.)
 
53.
Xena: Warrior Princess (1995 TV Series)
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Xena, a mighty Warrior Princess with a dark past, sets out to redeem herself. She is joined by small town bard, Gabrielle. Together they journey the ancient world and fight for the greater good against ruthless Warlords and Gods. (45 mins.)
 
54.
300 (2006)
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King Leonidas of Sparta and a force of 300 men fight the Persians at Thermopylae in 480 B.C. (117 mins.)
Director: Zack Snyder
 
55.
300: Rise of an Empire (2014)
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Greek general Themistokles leads the charge against invading Persian forces led by mortal-turned-god Xerxes and Artemisia, vengeful commander of the Persian navy. (102 mins.)
Director: Noam Murro
 
56.
Vikings (2013 TV Series)
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The world of the Vikings is brought to life through the journey of Ragnar Lothbrok, the first Viking to emerge from Norse legend and onto the pages of history - a man on the edge of myth. (44 mins.)
 
57.
Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010 TV Series)
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Watch the story of history's greatest gladiator unfold with graphic violence and the passions of the women that love them. This is Spartacus. (55 mins.)
 
58.
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011 Mini-Series)
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Before Spartacus struck down his first opponent in the arena, there were many gladiators who passed... (55 mins.)
 
59.
Spartacus (2004 TV Movie)
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After he is bought by the owner of a Roman gladiator school and trained as an gladiator A slave leads a rebellion of slaves and gladiators into revolt against Rome. (174 mins.)
Director: Robert Dornhelm
 
60.
Braveheart (1995)
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When his secret bride is executed for assaulting an English soldier who tried to rape her, William Wallace begins a revolt against King Edward I of England. (178 mins.)
Director: Mel Gibson
 
61.
Highlander (1986)
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An immortal Scottish swordsman must confront the last of his immortal opponent, a murderously brutal barbarian who lusts for the fabled "Prize". (116 mins.)
Director: Russell Mulcahy
 
62.
Highlander (1992 TV Series)
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Duncan MacLeod is Immortal, and must live in modern society, concealing his true nature while fighting other Immortals. (60 mins.)
 
63.
Highlander: The Raven (1998 TV Series)
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A female Immortal and thief tries to redeem herself with the help of an ex-cop. (45 mins.)
Director: Dennis Berry
 
64.
Highlander: Endgame (2000)
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Immortals Connor and Duncan MacLeod must join forces against Kell, an evil immortal who has become too strong for anyone to face alone. (87 mins.)
 
65.
Highlander: The Source (2007)
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Duncan MacLeod and his fellow Immortals quest to locate the Grail of their world. (86 mins.)
Director: Brett Leonard