A list of the best King Arthur movies. This is of films that focus on King Arthur or are greatly influenced by Arthurian legend. We believe we've got them all, but if we missed your favorite King Arthur film, please feel free to add it to the list yourself. King Arthur is unquestionably one of the most famous icons of the dark ages. There are medieval scholars have dedicated their lives to Arthurian lore.
Nearly every boy in the western world is familiar with the names Merlin, Camelot, Excalibur, Lancelot, as well as the famous "round table". With so much story available to them, filmmakers have been mining Arthurian legend for decades to produce these great King Arthur films. These films are the very best of the bunch of King Arthur films.
What are the best King Arthur movies? Some of the best Arthurian tales are some of the most memorable in fantasy film history.
Directed by: John BoormanExcalibur is a 1981 dramatic fantasy film directed, produced and co-written by John Boorman... more
Directed by: Terry Gilliam, Terry JonesMonty Python and the Holy Grail is a 1975 British comedy film written and performed by the... more
Directed by: Antoine FuquaKing Arthur is a 2004 action adventure film directed by Antoine Fuqua and written by David... more
Directed by: Wolfgang ReithermanThe Sword in the Stone is a 1963 American animated musical fantasy comedy film produced by... more
Directed by: Steve BarronMerlin is a television miniseries which originally aired in 1998 on NBC that retells the... more
Directed by: Richard ThorpeKnights of the Round Table is a 1953 British historical film made by MGM. Directed by Richard... more
Directed by: Joshua LoganCamelot is a 1967 film adaptation of Camelot by Alan Jay Lerner and Frederick Loewe. Richard... more
Directed by: Jerry ZuckerFirst Knight is a 1995 medieval film based on Arthurian legend, directed by Jerry Zucker. It... more
King Arthur: Legend of the SwordCharlie Hunnam, Jude Law
Directed by: Guy RitchieKing Arthur: Legend of the Sword is a 2017 Australian-American epic adventure drama film... more
Directed by: Doug LeflerThe Last Legion is a 2007 film directed by Doug Lefler. Produced by Dino De Laurentiis and... more
Directed by: Stephen WeeksSword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight is a 1984 dramatic fantasy... more
Directed by: Robert BressonLancelot du Lac is a 1974 film that was written and directed by Robert Bresson. It relates the... more
Directed by: Tay GarnettA Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court is a 1949 American musical comedy film directed by... more
Directed by: Spencer Gordon BennetAdventures of Sir Galahad is the 41st serial released by Columbia Pictures. It was based on... more
Directed by: Michael GottliebA Kid in King Arthur's Court is a 1995 Disney family film directed by Michael Gottlieb. It is... more
Directed by: George A. RomeroKnightriders, also known as George A. Romero's Knightriders, is a 1981 American drama film... more
Directed by: Éric RohmerPerceval le Gallois is a 1978 French film directed by Éric Rohmer. It was inspired by Chrétien... more
Directed by: Frederik Du ChauQuest for Camelot is a 1998 American animated musical fantasy film from Warner Bros.... more
Directed by: Tay GarnettThe Black Knight is a 1954 film starring Alan Ladd as the title character and Peter Cushing... more
Directed by: Uli EdelThe Mists of Avalon is a 2001 miniseries based on the 1983 novel of the same name by Marion... more
Directed by: Nathan H. JuranSiege of the Saxons is a 1963 British film directed by Nathan H. Juran and released by... more
Directed by: Stephen WeeksGawain and the Green Knight is a 1973 film directed by Stephen Weeks, and starring Murray Head... more
Directed by: Henry HathawayPrince Valiant is a 1954 adventure film in Technicolor and Cinemascope, based on the comic... more
Directed by: Mark AtkinsMerlin and the War of the Dragons is a 2008 fantasy film produced by The Asylum, based loosely... more
The Excalibur KidFrancesca Scorsone, Șerban Celea
Directed by: James HeadThe Excalibur Kid is a 1999 adventure film directed by James Head....