8,794 total votes
Legend

Legend

Legend is a 1985 British-American fantasy adventure film directed by Ridley Scott and starring Tom Cruise, Mia Sara, Tim Curry, David Bennent, Alice Playten, Billy Barty, Cork Hubbert, and Annabelle Lanyon. It is a darker fairy tale and has been described as a return to more original, sometimes disturbing, fables, from the oral tradition of ancient times before reading and writing were widespread. Although not a commercial success when first released, it won the British Society of Cinematographers Award for Best Cinematography in 1985 for cinematographer Alex Thomson, as well as being nominated for multiple awards: Academy Award for Best Makeup; Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy & ... more on Wikipedia

Legend is ranked on...

#21 of 131 The Best Movies of 1985 16.5k votes A list of the best movies of 1985, from instant classics like Back to the Future to cult hits like The Goonies. The '80s w...
#34 of 41 The All-Time Best Tom Cruise Movies 19.8k votes The best all-time Tom Cruise movies show the iconic drama and action-movie star in his finest performances. Cruise is easily...
#33 of 69 The Very Best Fairy Tale Movies 36.6k votes What are the best fairytale movies ever made? The films on this list include some wonderful, classic tales. Some are based o...
#6 of 21 Great Movies About the Actual Devil 1.2k votes Many of the most entertaining characters in film are villains and it doesn't get much more evil than the Devil himself. The ...
#60 of 75 The Greatest Supernatural & Paranormal Teen Films 20.5k votes These are the best supernatural teen movies of all time, according to film enthusiasts and teenage romantics. While they’re ...
#18 of 20 The Best Classic Kids Movies That Are Kind of Dark 777 votes Swamps that overwhelm you with sadness. Candy that transforms you into fruit. A witch that's out for your head. These may ...
#31 of 62 The Best 80s Fantasy Movies 98.5k votes "My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die." That's only one of the many memorable quotes tha...
#13 of 82 The Very Best Sword And Sorcery Movies 23.6k votes A list of all the best sword and sorcery movies ever made, many of which are streaming on Netflix and Amazon Prime. Be sur...
#16 of 141 The Best Classic Fantasy Movies, Ranked 13.5k votes This list contains information on the best classic fantasy movies, ranked from best to worst by user votes. The best classic...
#77 of 202 The Best PG Fantasy Movies 5.2k votes List of PG fantasy movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG fantasy...
#79 of 568 The Best Fantasy Movies 750.5k votes A list of the best fantasy movies ever made. This fantasy film list can be sorted by cast, year, director and more. This lis...
#90 of 214 The Best Universal Studios Movies List 8.1k votes List of Universal Studios movies, ranked best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Universal Studios pro...
#69 of 192 The Best Medieval Movies 87.1k votes What are the best medieval movies? Kings, sword fights, jousting, horses... fire, pillaging, knights, people with English ac...
#5 of 80 The Best Tim Curry Movies 5.8k votes List of the best Tim Curry movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Tim Curry's highest grossing mov...
#80 of 236 The Best PG Action/Adventure Movies 3.0k votes List of PG action/adventure movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best P...
#48 of 215 The Best PG Science Fiction Movies 3.9k votes List of PG science fiction movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best PG...
#18 of 24 The Best Gangster Biopics 3.5k votes The gangster holds a special place in the popular imagination, so it’s no surprise that gangster films are some of the most ...
#10 of 28 The Best Movies Directed by Ridley Scott 1.9k votes List of all movies directed by Ridley Scott ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Ridley Scott are list...
#6 of 120 The Best Regency Enterprises Movies List 390 votes List of Regency Enterprises movies, ranked from best to worst, including trailers, genres, and release dates. Regency Enterp...
#1 of 42 The Best Billy Barty Movies 288 votes List of the best Billy Barty movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Billy Barty's highest grossing...
#2 of 25 The Best Mia Sara Movies 149 votes List of the best Mia Sara movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Mia Sara's highest grossing movie...

Legend is also found on...

List of All Fantasy Movies Romance Movies and Films List of All Movies Released in 1985 List of Films Scored By Jerry Goldsmith Movies Produced by Arnon Milchan List of Films Scored By Christopher Franke