20 Movies Like Vikings

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Braveheart

Braveheart
Braveheart
Internet Movie Database: 8.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 178 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 34 wins & 34 nominations total
Writer: Randall Wallace
Actors: Mel Gibson, Sophie Marceau, Patrick McGoohan
Language: English, French, Latin, Gaelic, Italian
Country: United States
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The Braveheart movie is about the life of Scottish warrior William Wallace, who leads a rebellion against the oppressive rule of King Edward I of England in the 13th century. It depicts Wallace’s journey to unite the Scottish clans and fight for their freedom, ultimately becoming a symbol of Scottish resistance and nationalism.

Gladiator

Gladiator
Gladiator
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 155 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: Won 5 Oscars. 60 wins & 104 nominations total
Writer: David Franzoni, John Logan, William Nicholson
Actors: Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom, Malta, Morocco
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The Gladiator movie is about a former Roman general who becomes a slave and seeks revenge against the corrupt emperor who murdered his family, ultimately becoming a gladiator and leading a revolt against the empire.

300

300
300
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 61%
Metacritic: 52/100
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Runtime: 117 min
Genre: Action, Drama
Awards: 19 wins & 57 nominations
Writer: Zack Snyder, Kurt Johnstad, Michael B. Gordon
Actors: Gerard Butler, Lena Headey, David Wenham
Language: English
Country: United States, Canada, Bulgaria
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The 300 movie is a historical action film based on the Battle of Thermopylae, where King Leonidas of Sparta leads 300 Spartan warriors against the massive Persian army in a heroic last stand.

Kingdom of Heaven

Kingdom of Heaven
Kingdom of Heaven
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 40%
Metacritic: 63/100
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Runtime: 144 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 15 nominations
Writer: William Monahan
Actors: Orlando Bloom, Eva Green, Liam Neeson
Language: English, Arabic, Latin, Italian, German
Country: United Kingdom, Germany, Spain, Morocco, United States, Italy, France
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The Kingdom of Heaven is a historical epic film that follows a blacksmith named Balian who becomes a knight during the Crusades, and ultimately finds himself caught in the middle of the conflict between Christians and Muslims in Jerusalem. The movie explores themes of religion, honor, and the complexities of war as Balian navigates his way through political intrigue and personal growth in the pursuit of peace.

Troy

Troy
Troy
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 53%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 163 min
Genre: Drama
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 5 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Homer, David Benioff
Actors: Brad Pitt, Eric Bana, Orlando Bloom
Language: English
Country: United States, Malta, United Kingdom
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The Troy movie is a historical epic that follows the Trojan War, a conflict between the kingdoms of Troy and Greece. It explores the legendary characters, such as Achilles and Hector, and the devastating consequences of war.

The Last Samurai

The Last Samurai
The Last Samurai
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 66%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 154 min
Genre: Action, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 4 Oscars. 20 wins & 67 nominations total
Writer: John Logan, Edward Zwick, Marshall Herskovitz
Actors: Tom Cruise, Ken Watanabe, Billy Connolly
Language: English, Japanese
Country: United States, New Zealand, Japan
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“The Last Samurai” is a historical drama film about a disillusioned American soldier who embraces the samurai culture during the Meiji Restoration in Japan. He becomes torn between his loyalty to the samurai and his own identity as the country undergoes rapid modernization.

The Eagle

The Eagle
The Eagle
Internet Movie Database: 6.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 39%
Metacritic: 55/100
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Runtime: 114 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Jeremy Brock, Rosemary Sutcliff
Actors: Channing Tatum, Jamie Bell, Donald Sutherland
Language: English, Gaelic
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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“The Eagle” is a historical adventure film that follows a young Roman soldier named Marcus Aquila who embarks on a quest to recover the lost golden emblem of his father’s legion and restore his family’s honor. Alongside his loyal British slave Esca, they journey into the dangerous and mysterious lands of ancient Britain to uncover the truth and face their own personal demons.

Centurion

Centurion
Centurion
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 60%
Metacritic: 62/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Neil Marshall
Actors: Michael Fassbender, Dominic West, Olga Kurylenko
Language: English, Gaelic
Country: United Kingdom, France, United States
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“Centurion” is a historical action film set in Roman Britain, following a group of Roman soldiers who must fight for their lives after being ambushed by a savage Pictish tribe. The film explores their desperate struggle for survival and revenge against the Picts, led by a fearless warrior woman.

Excalibur

Excalibur
Excalibur
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 72%
Metacritic: 56/100
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Runtime: 140 min
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 2 wins & 11 nominations total
Writer: Thomas Malory, Rospo Pallenberg, John Boorman
Actors: Nigel Terry, Helen Mirren, Nicholas Clay
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom, United States
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The Excalibur movie is a retelling of the Arthurian legend, following the rise of King Arthur and his quest for the mystical sword Excalibur, as well as the challenges he faces in uniting and ruling the kingdom of Camelot.

Pathfinder

Pathfinder
Pathfinder
Internet Movie Database: 5.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 9%
Metacritic: 29/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Laeta Kalogridis, Nils Gaup
Actors: Karl Urban, Clancy Brown, Moon Bloodgood
Language: English, Icelandic
Country: United States, Canada
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The Pathfinder movie is a historical action-adventure film based on the novel “The Last of the Mohicans” by James Fenimore Cooper. It follows a young Native American warrior who must protect his tribe from a group of invading Vikings.

Apocalypto

Apocalypto
Apocalypto
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 65%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 3 Oscars. 9 wins & 23 nominations total
Writer: Mel Gibson, Farhad Safinia
Actors: Gerardo Taracena, Raoul Max Trujillo, Dalia Hernández
Language: Maya, English
Country: United States, Mexico
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Apocalypto is a historical adventure film set in the declining Mayan civilization, following the journey of a young hunter who must escape capture and save his family from being sacrificed during a violent period of upheaval and conflict.

Beowulf

Beowulf
Beowulf
Internet Movie Database: 6.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 59/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure
Awards: 3 wins & 19 nominations
Writer: Neil Gaiman, Roger Avary, Anonymous
Actors: Ray Winstone, Crispin Glover, Angelina Jolie
Language: English, Old English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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The Beowulf movie is an epic fantasy film that follows the legendary hero Beowulf as he battles against the monstrous creature Grendel and his vengeful mother in order to save a kingdom from destruction. It explores themes of heroism, fate, and the consequences of power.

The 13th Warrior

The 13th Warrior
The 13th Warrior
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 33%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 102 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Awards: 2 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Michael Crichton, William Wisher, Warren Lewis
Actors: Antonio Banderas, Diane Venora, Dennis Storhøi
Language: English, Latin, Swedish, Norse, Old, Danish, Arabic
Country: United States
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“The 13th Warrior” is a historical action film about an Arab ambassador who joins a group of Norse warriors on a quest to defeat a mysterious and ruthless enemy threatening their village. As they face treacherous challenges, they must rely on their skills and camaraderie to survive and protect their people.

Ironclad

Ironclad
Ironclad
Internet Movie Database: 6.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 43%
Metacritic: 42/100
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Runtime: 121 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: N/A
Writer: Jonathan English, Erick Kastel, Stephen McDool
Actors: Paul Giamatti, Jason Flemyng, Brian Cox
Language: English, Hungarian, Latin, Danish
Country: United Kingdom, Switzerland, United States, Germany
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“Ironclad” is a historical action film set in 13th century England, following a group of Templar knights who defend Rochester Castle against the tyrannical King John’s siege. The movie showcases intense battles, political intrigue, and the resilience of the defenders as they fight to protect their freedom and honor.

Outlander

Outlander
Outlander
Internet Movie Database: 8.4/10
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Runtime: 64 min
Seasons: 8
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Awards: Nominated for 4 Primetime Emmys. 34 wins & 87 nominations total
Writer: Ronald D. Moore
Actors: Caitríona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Sophie Skelton
Language: English, Gaelic
Country: United States
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The Outlander movie is a science fiction action film that follows an extraterrestrial warrior who crash-lands on Earth during the Viking era and must join forces with a group of Vikings to fight against a deadly creature that threatens both their worlds.

The Warlord

The Sad Widows of the Warlord
The Sad Widows of the Warlord
Internet Movie Database: 9.3/10
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Runtime: 88 min
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Awards: N/A
Writer: Mohammad Amir YarAhmadi
Actors: Golab Adineh, Shirin Bina, Mona Farjad
Language: Persian
Country: Iran
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“The Warlord” is a historical drama set during the Chinese Civil War, following a powerful warlord who must navigate loyalty, betrayal, and personal sacrifice as he seeks to maintain control over his territory. The film explores themes of power, honor, and the complexities of war.

Arn: The Knight Templar

Arn: The Knight Templar
Arn: The Knight Templar
Internet Movie Database: 6.6/10
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Awards: 3 wins & 2 nominations
Writer: Jan Guillou, Hans Gunnarsson
Actors: Joakim Nätterqvist, Sofia Helin, Stellan Skarsgård
Language: Swedish, English, Arabic, French, Latin
Country: Sweden, United Kingdom, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Germany, Morocco
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“Arn: The Knight Templar” is a historical action film that follows the story of Arn Magnusson, a young Swedish nobleman who becomes a skilled warrior and joins the Knights Templar, while also navigating love, politics, and religious conflict during the Crusades.”

The Viking Queen

The Viking Queen
The Viking Queen
Internet Movie Database: 5.1/10
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Runtime: 91 min
Genre: Adventure
Awards: N/A
Writer: Clarke Reynolds, John Temple-Smith
Actors: Don Murray, Carita, Donald Houston
Language: English
Country: United Kingdom
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“The Viking Queen” is a 1967 British adventure film that follows the story of a Celtic queen who leads her people in a rebellion against the Roman Empire. The film explores themes of love, power, and the clash of cultures during the Viking Age.

Valhalla Rising

Valhalla Rising
Valhalla Rising
Internet Movie Database: 6.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 71%
Metacritic: 61/100
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Runtime: 93 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 4 wins & 9 nominations
Writer: Nicolas Winding Refn, Roy Jacobsen, Matthew Read
Actors: Mads Mikkelsen, Maarten Stevenson, Alexander Morton
Language: English
Country: Denmark, United Kingdom
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“Valhalla Rising” is a dark and atmospheric film that follows the journey of a mute warrior named One-Eye, who escapes captivity and joins a group of Christian Vikings on a perilous quest to the Holy Land, encountering violence, mysticism, and the harsh realities of their own inner demons along the way.

Northmen: A Viking Saga

Northmen: A Viking Saga
Northmen: A Viking Saga
Internet Movie Database: 5.4/10
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 97 min
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Bastian Zach, Matthias Bauer
Actors: Tom Hopper, Ryan Kwanten, Ken Duken
Language: English, Scots
Country: Switzerland, Germany, South Africa
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“Northmen: A Viking Saga” is an action-adventure film that follows a group of Viking warriors who become stranded on enemy territory while trying to escape from their pursuers. They must navigate treacherous landscapes and battle against both nature and their enemies to survive and find their way home.

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