The Best Medieval Movies Films
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The Best Medieval Movies

List Criteria: Vote up all of the best movies that feature medieval times or themes.

What are the best medieval movies? Kings, sword fights, jousting, horses... fire, pillaging, knights, people with English accents saying "m'lady" and "ye"... This is a list of all the greatest medieval movies ever made, from movies about The Dark Ages to Renaissance films. Many of these may also be considered to be movies about knights. The best movies that take place in the Middle Ages are listed and can be sorted by categories. What films take place in medieval times?

They can also be imported into your own list of medieval films. For more interesting movie lists, check out the samurai movies, gangster films, and Holocaust movies lists.
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    the people's #1 & most listed Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Brendan Gleeson

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    Liam Neeson, Edward Norton, Orlando Bloom

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    often listed Liam Neeson, Helen Mirren, Patrick Stewart

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    Heath Ledger, Alan Tudyk, Paul Bettany

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    often listed & ranked high on reranks Sean Connery, Christian Slater, Ron Perlman

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    ranked low on reranks Keira Knightley, Clive Owen, Stellan Skarsgård

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    John Cleese, Eric Idle, Terry Gilliam

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    Omar Sharif, Antonio Banderas, Erick Avari

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    Max von Sydow, Bibi Andersson, Nils Poppe

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    Anthony Hopkins, Katharine Hepburn, Peter O'Toole

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    often listed Orson Welles, Vanessa Redgrave, John Hurt

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    Aishwarya Rai Bachchan, Colin Firth, Ben Kingsley

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    Christian Bale, Emma Thompson, Judi Dench

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    Sean Connery, Richard Gere, Julia Ormond

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    Vanessa Redgrave, Richard Harris, Franco Nero

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    Mel Gibson, Helena Bonham Carter, Glenn Close

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    new! Kirk Douglas, Ernest Borgnine, Janet Leigh

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    new! Elizabeth Taylor, Joan Fontaine, George Sanders

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    ranked low on reranks & added by CherylMakingMovesFoster Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Richard Harris

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    ranked low on reranks & added by Vitoruk Kate Mara, Paul Giamatti, Brian Cox

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    added by JoshSimmons Sean Connery, Dennis Quaid, Jason Isaacs

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    Michelle Pfeiffer, Matthew Broderick, Alfred Molina

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    Alan Napier, Sebastian Cabot, Norman Alden

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    Lena Headey, Helena Bonham Carter, James Earl Jones

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    added by JoshSimmons Gerard Butler, Paul Walker, Michael Sheen

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    Bridget Fonda, Bruce Campbell, Sam Raimi

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    Drew Barrymore, Anjelica Huston, Jeanne Moreau

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    added by RazvanPop Stellan Skarsgård, Bibi Andersson, Simon Callow

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    added by JoshSimmons Nicolas Cage, Christopher Lee, Ron Perlman

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    Ava Gardner, Robert Taylor, Stanley Baker

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    Antonin Artaud, Michel Simon, Renée Jeanne Falconetti

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    added by RazvanPop Stellan Skarsgård, Bibi Andersson, Joel Kinnaman

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    added by RazvanPop Nikolay Cherkasov, Sergei Blinnikov, Nikolay Okhlopkov

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    added by RazvanPop John Goodman, Iain Glen, David Wenham

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    added by RazvanPop Moon Bloodgood, Karl Urban, Clancy Brown

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    added by RazvanPop Fetih 1453 İbrahim Çelikkol, Cengiz Coşkun, Sedat Mert

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    added by RazvanPop A Viking Saga Kim Sønderholm, Erik Holmey, Ken Vedsegaard

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    Martin Lawrence, Tom Wilkinson, Daniella Alonso

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    added by RazvanPop Vanessa Redgrave, Rhys Ifans, Derek Jacobi

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    added by atc66 Savulun Battal Gazi Geliyor

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    Elijah Wood, Aidan Quinn, Kevin Pollak

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    Kate Winslet, Daniel Craig, Thomas Ian Nicholas

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