10 best movies like The King (2019)

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Movies similar to The King (2019): The Great Wall, Poldark, Queen Margot, Maleficent: Mistress of Evil, The Royal Exchange, Robin Hood, Outlaw King, The Hunter's Prayer, Victoria & Abdul, A United Kingdom.

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The Great Wall (2016)
Mark9.6 (imdb: 5.9)
Genreaction, thriller, fantasy, adventure, detective
CountryUSA, China, Hong Kong, Australia, Canada
CharactersMonsters, Friends, Soldier, Warriors, Thieves, Horses, Archers
PlotLove, Confrontation
PlaceChina, Prison
TimeMiddle Ages

    European mercenaries searching for black powder become embroiled in the defense of the Great Wall of China against a horde of monstrous creatures.

    Poldark (2015)
    Mark7.2 (imdb: 8.3)
    Genremelodrama, drama, history
    CountryUnited Kingdom
    PlotRelationship, Love triangle

      Britain is in the grip of a chilling recession... falling wages, rising prices, civil unrest - only the bankers are smiling. It's 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American War of Independence to his beloved Cornwall to find his world in ruins: his father dead, the family mine long since closed, his house wrecked and his sweetheart pledged to marry his cousin. But Ross finds that hope and love can be found when you are least expecting it in the wild but beautiful Cornish landscape.

      Queen Margot (1994)
      Mark7 (imdb: 7.4)
      Genremelodrama, drama, biography, history
      CountryFrance, Italy, Germany
      CharactersKings, Princesses
      PlotLove, War, Religious, Intrigue, Political
      TimeMiddle Ages, 16th century
      StyleDepressive, Atmospheric, Fascinating, Gloomy

        The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is arranged between Margot de Valois, sister of the immature Catholic King Charles IX, and the Hugenot King Henri of Navarre. Catherine of Medici maintains her behind-the-scenes power by ordering assaults, poisonings, and instigations to incest.

        Maleficent: Mistress of Evil (2019)
        Mark5 (imdb: 6.6)
        Genrefantasy, adventure, family
        CountryUSA, United Kingdom
        CharactersKings, Friends, Fairies, Princesses, Strong women, Cats, Horses
        PlotLove, Confrontation, Wedding, Curses, Abduction, Witchcraft
        StyleAtmospheric, Touching, Exciting, Soulful, Fascinating

          Maleficent and her goddaughter Aurora begin to question the complex family ties that bind them as they are pulled in different directions by impending nuptials, unexpected allies, and dark new forces at play.

          The Royal Exchange (2017)
          Markimdb: 6.8
          Genredrama, history
          CountryFrance, Belgium
          CharactersPrincesses, Gay, Dogs, Cats, Lesbians, Kings
          PlotWar, Political, Confrontation, Intrigue, Death
          PlaceFrance, Spain
          Time18th century
          StyleAtmospheric, Fascinating, Makes me think

            After many years of confrontation, the treasures of Spain and France are empty. In 1721, the regent of France draws up an ambitious plan to inaugurate an era of peace and prosperity that will heal the economies of both nations: his intention is to build a solid network of marriage alliances that will involve four children of very different ages who know nothing of betrayals and power games…

            Robin Hood (2018)
            Mark10 (imdb: 5.3)
            Genreaction, thriller, adventure
            CharactersRobbers, Archers, Heroes, Thieves, Horses, Sheriffs
            PlotMoney, Death, Love, Religious, Revolution, Slavery
            PlaceEngland, Party, Ships, Deserts, Village
            TimeMiddle Ages
            StyleFascinating, Atmospheric, Exciting, Steampunk, Unexpected ending

              A war-hardened Crusader and his Moorish commander mount an audacious revolt against the corrupt English crown.

              Outlaw King (2018)
              Mark8.6 (imdb: 6.9)
              Genreaction, drama, military, biography, history
              CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
              CharactersKings, Knights, Horses
              PlotWar, Uprising, On real events
              PlaceScotland, England, Castle
              TimeMiddle Ages
              StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Tense

                Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.

                The Hunter's Prayer (2017)
                Mark10 (imdb: 5.6)
                Genreaction, thriller
                CountryUSA, Spain, Germany
                CharactersMafia, Dogs, Killers, Friends, Hired assassins, Gangsters, Tough guys, Warriors, Lawyers, Snipers, FBI
                PlotLove, War, Robbery, Revenge, Survival, Drug addict, Death, Money
                PlaceMansions, England, Party
                StyleTense, Exciting, Disturbing, Unexpected ending

                  An assassin forges an unlikely partnership with one of his targets: a woman seeking revenge for the murder of her family.

                  Victoria & Abdul (2017)
                  Mark7.6 (imdb: 6.8)
                  Genredrama, biography, history
                  CountryUnited Kingdom, USA
                  CharactersKings, Friends, Soldier
                  PlotLove, Relationship, Power, Death, Intrigue, On real events
                  PlaceEngland, India, Scotland
                  StyleAtmospheric, Touching

                    Queen Victoria strikes up an unlikely friendship with a young Indian clerk named Abdul Karim.

                    A United Kingdom (2016)
                    Mark10 (imdb: 6.9)
                    Genremelodrama, drama, biography
                    CountryCzech Republic, United Kingdom, USA
                    CharactersKings, Horses, Sisters, Photographers, Singers
                    PlotLove, Dreams, Dancing, Boxing, Political, Fog, On real events
                    PlaceLondon, Aircraft, Trains, England, Hotels, Party

                      The inspiring true story of Seretse Khama, the King of Bechuanaland (modern Botswana), and Ruth Williams, the London office worker he married in 1948 in the face of fierce opposition from their families and the British and South African governments. Seretse and Ruth defied family, Apartheid and empire - their love triumphed over every obstacle flung in their path and in so doing they transformed their nation and inspired the world.

                      Farewell, My Queen (2012)
                      Mark6.6 (imdb: 6.2)
                      Genredrama, history
                      CountryFrance, Spain
                      CharactersKings, Friends, Lesbians, Horses, Strong women
                      PlotLove, Revolution, Betrayal, Intrigue, Dancing, On real events
                      Time18th century

                        A look at the relationship between Marie Antoinette and one of her readers during the final days of the French Revolution.

                        The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
                        Mark8.8 (imdb: 8.7)
                        Genrefantasy, adventure
                        CountryUSA, New Zealand
                        CharactersWizards, Gnomes, Warriors, Orcs, Friends, Kings, Heroes, Elves
                        PlotAdventure, War, Time travel, Love, Fight, Magic, Chase, Betrayal, Witchcraft, Hiking trip, Superpowers, Travel
                        StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Fascinating

                          Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.

                          Soy Luna (2016)
                          Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
                          Genrecomedy, family, music
                          CharactersTeenagers, Parents

                            Luna leads a happy life in Mexico where she enjoys skating. Her life change overnight when a wealthy woman offers Luna's parents a job in Argentina and also to pay an elite school for Luna. Luna and her family moves to Argentina. She should start a new life, makes new friends, but soon she discovers the Jam & Roller, a rollerskating club, where she can not only prove her talent on wheels, but also on the stage singing. And that's not all, Luna is adopted and her parents have never kept her adoption a secret. However, Luna is suddenly overtaken by her past after moving to Argentina.

                            DC's Legends of Tomorrow (2016)
                            Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.8)
                            Genrefantastic, action, drama, adventure
                            CharactersSuperhero, Friends, Lifeguards, Superhero team, Superhero, Strong women, Monsters
                            PlotDisasters, Time machine, Adventures, Time travel, Martial Arts, Love
                            StyleFascinating, Spectacular

                              When heroes alone are not enough ... the world needs legends. Having seen the future, one he will desperately try to prevent from happening, time-traveling rogue Rip Hunter is tasked with assembling a disparate group of both heroes and villains to confront an unstoppable threat — one in which not only is the planet at stake, but all of time itself. Can this ragtag team defeat an immortal threat unlike anything they have ever known?

                              Princess Mononoke (1997)
                              Mark9.2 (imdb: 8.4)
                              Genrefantasy, drama, adventure, cartoon
                              CharactersPrincesses, Warriors, Heroes, Demons, Wolves
                              PlotLove, War, Betrayal, Hatred, Adventure, Travel
                              PlaceForest, Japan, Nature
                              TimeMiddle Ages
                              StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Fascinating

                                Ashitaka, a prince of the disappearing Ainu tribe, is cursed by a demonized boar god and must journey to the west to find a cure. Along the way, he encounters San, a young human woman fighting to protect the forest, and Lady Eboshi, who is trying to destroy it. Ashitaka must find a way to bring balance to this conflict.

                                Excalibur (1981)
                                Mark10 (imdb: 7.4)
                                Genrefantasy, drama, adventure
                                CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                                CharactersKnights, Kings, Witch, Heroes, Friends
                                PlotLove, Magic, Adventure, Rivalry
                                TimeMiddle Ages

                                  A surreal adaptation of Sir Thomas Malory's "Le Morte d'Arthur", chronicling Arthur Pendragon's conception, his rise to the throne, the search by his Knights of the Round Table for the Holy Grail, and ultimately his death.

                                  Medici: Masters of Florence (2016)
                                  Mark9 (imdb: 7.9)
                                  Genrethriller, melodrama, drama, detective, biography, history
                                  CountryUnited Kingdom, Italy, France
                                  PlotPolitics, Mystery, Political, Jealousy, Viruses, Mystery, Viruses
                                  StyleAtmospheric, Exciting, Tense, Atmospheric, Spectacular

                                    The story of the Medici family of Florence, their ascent from simple merchants to power brokers sparking an economic and cultural revolution. Along the way, they also accrue a long list of powerful enemies.

                                    The Adventures of Robin Hood (1938)
                                    Genreaction, melodrama, adventure
                                    CharactersHeroes, Maids, Thieves, Horses, Kings, Knights, Archers
                                    PlotAdventure, Betrayal
                                    TimeMiddle Ages
                                    StyleExciting, Romantic

                                      Robin Hood fights nobly for justice against the evil Sir Guy of Gisbourne while striving to win the hand of the beautiful Maid Marian.

                                      The Magicians (2015)
                                      Mark6.8 (imdb: 7.6)
                                      Genrefantasy, adventure
                                      CharactersWizards, Gays, Friends, Gods, Kings, Students, Teachers
                                      PlotMagic, Adventures, Superpowers, Depression, Life after death, Time travel
                                      PlaceParallel worlds, School, College
                                      StyleSpectacular, Fascinating

                                        Brakebills University is a secret institution specializing in magic. There, amidst an unorthodox education of spellcasting, a group of twenty-something friends soon discover that a magical fantasy world they read about as children is all too real— and poses grave danger to humanity.

                                        Aquaman (2018)
                                        Mark8 (imdb: 6.9)
                                        Genrefantastic, action, fantasy, adventure
                                        CountryUSA, Australia
                                        CharactersSuperhero, Kings, Fish, Warriors, Sharks, Mermaids
                                        PlotWar, Martial Arts, Power, Tsunami
                                        PlaceUnderwater world, Islands
                                        StyleDC, Exciting, Spectacular

                                          Once home to the most advanced civilization on Earth, Atlantis is now an underwater kingdom ruled by the power-hungry King Orm. With a vast army at his disposal, Orm plans to conquer the remaining oceanic people and then the surface world. Standing in his way is Arthur Curry, Orm's half-human, half-Atlantean brother and true heir to the throne.