Best new Medieval movies in 2018 & 2017 (Netflix & Cinema List)

The Vore's Film staff selects the top best medieval movies of 2018 in cinema, DVD and Netflix. Are Justin Kurzel, Peter Jackson & Sergey Bodrov our new medieval genre directors? The main focus is on international art house & American and British indie cinema.

If you’re a sucker for castles, knights, dragons and stuff, you came to the right place. These are our favorite movies taking place in the middle ages.

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    2010's best rated medieval movies out on DVD, Bluray or streaming on VOD (Netflix, Amazon).

    • The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug

      DIRECTOR: Peter Jackson
      CAST: Ian McKellen Martin Freeman Richard Armitage

      The quest for reclaiming their homeland from Smaug is still being pursued by the Dwarves who are accompanied and aided by Gandalf the grey and Bilbo Baggins who possesses... Read more

      RATING: 79/100

      RELEASE DATE: December 13th, 2013

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    • Mongol

      DIRECTOR: Sergei Bodrov
      CAST: Tadanobu Asano Amadu Mamadakov Khulan Chuluun

      The film depicts the early life of great Mongol warrior Genghis Khan, who was a slave before he went on to become the conqueror who never lost a battle in his entire... Read more

      RATING: 73/100

      RELEASE DATE: July 4th, 2008

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    • Macbeth

      DIRECTOR: Justin Kurzel
      CAST: Michael Fassbender Marion Cotillard Jack Madigan

      A prophecy by a trio of witches and his wife's consistent urges motivate the thane of Glamis to bolster his ambitions and murder the King of Scotland to claim his... Read more

      RATING: 67/100

      RELEASE DATE: December 11th, 2015

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    • The Countess

      DIRECTOR: Julie Delpy
      CAST: Julie Delpy Daniel Brühl William Hurt

      A Hungarian countess in the seventeenth century believes that her youth could be preserved by bathing in the blood of young vrgins thus embarking on a blood shedding... Read more

      RATING: 63/100

      RELEASE DATE: June 25th, 2009

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    • Ironclad

      DIRECTOR: Jonathan English
      CAST: Paul Giamatti Jason Flemyng Brian Cox

      The story is set in 13th century England, where a small group of knights Templar is holding the Rochester castle against the tyrant king John as his huge army is... Read more

      RATING: 62/100

      RELEASE DATE: July 26th, 2011

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    • Valhalla Rising

      DIRECTOR: Nicolas Winding Refn
      CAST: Mads Mikkelsen Maarten Stevenson Alexander Morton

      The film depicts the times of dark ages where a pagan warrior is held captive as a fighting slave; he manages to escape from the captivity along with a young boy and... Read more

      RATING: 60/100

      RELEASE DATE: March 10th, 2010

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