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The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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A list of all the best sword and sorcery movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. Be sure to check out the best drama films currently streaming on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime as well as the best fantasy and sci-fi movies streaming on Netflix Instant and Amazon Prime

 This sword and sorcery movie list can be sorted by cast, year, director, and more. This list of sword and sorcery films also contains sword and sorcery movie titles that can be clicked on for more information about the film. This sword and sorcery films list can also be copied to start your own. This list, though, contains the best sword and sorcery movies of all time, as voted on by fans of the films This sword and sorcery movie list can be sorted by alphabetically, by director, by year and more, but is currently ordered from best to worst. Vote for your favorites to get them to rise to the top.

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These are the top films in the sword and sorcery genre, meaning that each and every one of these is a movie with at least a single element of the sword and sorcery genre in it. Be it the motifs of the sword and sorcery genre or just some of the most common archetypes.

Give a thumbs down to movies like La sfida dei giganti and Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King if you don't like them and a thumbs up if you do. If we missed any sword and sorcery movies on this list, please add them to the list yourself, as this is an open list which means you can add any movies whenever you like (choices are subject to moderation). The films on this list cover the most famous sword and sorcery movies of all time and are voted on by people who really care about sword and sorcery movie lists.
You can find the release information for any of the films listed below. It's often available in the data set, so you can even find the cast of some of these by clicking on the names of the sword and sorcery movies. List includes photos and sword and sorcery movie trailers next to the names of the movies.

The list you're viewing has a variety of movies in it, like The Barbarians and Red Sonja.

Whether you're at home and want to watch these sword and sorcery movies on DVD, streaming Blu-ray or streaming, or if you're seeing them in theatres for the first time, this is a list of good sword and sorcery movies that can be helpful in either situation to see where they all stack up. So from the latest, to the greatest sword and sorcery movies, here is the full sword and sorcery movies list, ordered from best to worst.

Simon West and Ralph Bakshi are among the directors who have worked on Sword and sorcery movies in the past.

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    Conan the Barbarian is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Conan the Barbarian Arnold Schwarzenegger, James Earl Jones, Max von Sydow

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Ret... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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    The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King Cate Blanchett, Ian McKellen, Liv Tyler

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    Excalibur is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Excalibur Liam Neeson, Helen Mirren, Patrick Stewart

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    Willow is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Willow Val Kilmer, Kevin Pollak, Warwick Davis

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    The 13th Warrior is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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    The 13th Warrior Omar Sharif, Antonio Banderas, Tony Curran

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    Ladyhawke is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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    Ladyhawke Michelle Pfeiffer, Matthew Broderick, Alfred Molina

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    The Beastmaster is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    The Beastmaster Tanya Roberts, Rip Torn, Janet Jones

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    Dragonslayer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Dragonslayer Ian McDiarmid, Ralph Richardson, Peter MacNicol

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    Krull is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Liam Neeson, Robbie Coltrane, Bernard Bresslaw

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    Conan the Barbarian is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Conan the Barbarian Morgan Freeman, Rose McGowan, Rachel Nichols

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    Conan the Destroyer is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Conan the Destroyer Arnold Schwarzenegger, Wilt Chamberlain, André the Giant

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    Fire and Ice is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Fire and Ice Susan Tyrrell, Maggie Roswell, Stephen Mendel

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    The Sword and the Sorcerer is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Richard Moll, Simon MacCorkindale, George Maharis

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    Red Sonja is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Brigitte Nielsen, Ernie Reyes

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    Red Sonja is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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    Merlin is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Merlin Lena Headey, Helena Bonham Carter, James Earl Jones

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    Kull the Conqueror is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Tia Carrere, Harvey Fierstein, Kevin Sorbo

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    The Sword in the Stone is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    The Sword in the Stone Alan Napier, Sebastian Cabot, Norman Alden

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    Legend is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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    Legend Tom Cruise, Tim Curry, Mia Sara

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    Deathstalker is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Barbi Benton, Lana Clarkson, Richard Brooker

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    The Black Cauldron is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    The Black Cauldron John Hurt, John Huston, Nigel Hawthorne

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    Kriemhild's Revenge is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Margarete Schön, Georg John, Theodor Loos

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    Hawk the Slayer is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Jack Palance, Harry Andrews, Bernard Bresslaw

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    The Warrior and the Sorceress is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    David Carradine, Luke Askew, Anthony De Longis

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    Lynette Harris, Leigh Harris

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    Heavy Metal is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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    Heavy Metal John Candy, Harold Ramis, Eugene Levy

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    Scaramouche is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

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    Ramon Novarro, Lewis Stone, Alice Terry

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    Dragonlance: Dragons of Autumn... is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Michelle Trachtenberg, Kiefer Sutherland, Lucy Lawless

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    Sword of the Valiant is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Sean Connery, Peter Cushing, Trevor Howard

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    Eragon is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Eragon Rachel Weisz, John Malkovich, Jeremy Irons

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    Masters of the Universe is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Courteney Cox, Dolph Lundren, Frank Langella

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    The Barbarians is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    The Barbarians Eva LaRue, Richard Lynch, David Paul

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    Dungeons & Dragons is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Jeremy Irons, Marlon Wayans, Thora Birch

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    Conquest is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Jorge Rivero, Andrea Occhipinti, Conrado San Martín

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    George and the Dragon is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Val Kilmer, Piper Perabo, Patrick Swayze

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    Ronal the Barbarian is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Brigitte Nielsen, Lars Mikkelsen, Bodil Jørgensen

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    The Wonderful World of Puss 'n... is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    The Wonderful World of Puss 'n Boots Kenji Utsumi, Toshiko Fujita, Asao Koike

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    The Flight of Dragons is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    James Earl Jones, John Ritter, Harry Morgan

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    Prince Valiant is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Katherine Heigl, Joanna Lumley, Stephen Moyer

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    The Sword and the Dragon is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Sergey Martinson, Boris Andreyev, Andrei Abrikosov

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    Dark Kingdom: The Dragon King is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Robert Pattinson, Kristanna Loken, Alicia Witt

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    Merlin's Apprentice is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Merlin's Apprentice Meghan Ory, Sam Neill, Miranda Richardson

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    The Iron Crown is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Primo Carnera, Massimo Girotti, Paolo Stoppa

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    The Magic Sword is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Basil Rathbone, Marlene Callahan, Anne Helm

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    In the Name of the King: A Dun... is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    In the Name of the King: A Dungeon Siege Tale Jason Statham, Burt Reynolds, Claire Forlani

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    Dungeons & Dragons: Wrath of t... is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Bruce Payne, Clemency Burton-Hill, Roy Marsden

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    Guinevere is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Noah Wyle, Donald Pleasence, Sean Patrick Flanery

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    Amazons is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Joseph Whipp, Danitza Kingsley, Ty Randolph

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    Deathstalker 2 is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    Monique Gabrielle, John Terlesky, John LaZar

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    Deathstalker and the Warriors ... is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Sword And Sorcery Movies

    John Allen Nelson, Thom Christopher, Carla Herd

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