NETFLIX Genre: Epics



Netflix box art for 300 300
2007 / 116

In 480 B.C., Spartan King Leonidas leads his small band of 300 soldiers against an army of more than 1 million during the Battle of Thermopylae. What they lack in numbers they make up for with brute force. Their swords will taste a lot of blood.

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Netflix box art for The Bible - Season 1 Bible - Season 1, The
2013 / 3.5 / 48
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Re-creating the Bible's vision of human and divine history for modern audiences, this sweeping miniseries integrates key biblical tales and parables. Murder, betrayal, miracles, resurrection -- the beginning of the beginning gave life to juicy drama.

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Netflix box art for Braveheart Braveheart
1995 / 177

Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a local English lord's soldiers, which leads to an epic revolt. Love made him a leader. Freedom gave him purpose. And courage made him a legend. But not without a price.

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Netflix box art for Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword... Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon: Sword...
2016 / 100

Renowned warrior Yu Shu-Lien comes out of retirement to keep the legendary Green Destiny sword away from villainous warlord Hades Dai. Whoever controls this powerful sword will rule the land. She kept it safe before. Now duty calls again.

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Netflix box art for The Curious Case of Benjamin Button Curious Case of Benjamin Button, The
2008 / 3.7 / 166
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David Fincher directs this Oscar-nominated tale of Benjamin Button, a man who was born old and wrinkled but grows younger as the years go by. A New Orleans baby is born an old man. An old man dies a tiny baby. In between is an unbelievable life.

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Netflix box art for Gandhi Gandhi
1982 / 191
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Ben Kingsley stars as the diminutive attorney who stood up against British rule in India and became a global symbol of nonviolence and understanding. Peace, presence and humanity. Can these weapons help one man defeat an empire and free a nation?

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Netflix box art for Gangs of New York Gangs of New York
2002 / 166

Amid the Irish and Italian rivalry that dominated New York City in the mid-1800s, young Amsterdam Vallon hunts down his father's hateful murderer. One angry orphan is grown up and out for righteous revenge. But is he ready to fight a cold-blooded killer?

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Netflix box art for Gladiator Gladiator
2000 / 154

Tapped for the throne after the death of the emperor, a Roman general instead finds himself condemned to die by the late ruler's power-hungry son. Once a triumphant general. Now a forsaken slave. One heroic man finds a way to alter the course of an empire.

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Netflix box art for King David King David
1985 / 113

In this adaptation of the epic Bible story, Samuel is disgusted by the weakness of his heir, Saul, and chooses David to become king instead. A biblical hero faces temptation, resentment and one towering obstacle -- but faith in God will see him through.

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Netflix box art for Kingdom of Heaven Kingdom of Heaven
2005 / 3.7 / 144
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A peasant blacksmith takes up the mantle of knighthood in 12th century Jerusalem so he can repel the army of Islamic crusaders controlling the city. A higher calling lifts a widower out of grief and into Jerusalem. Now his warrior spirit is unleashed.

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Netflix box art for Lawrence of Arabia Lawrence of Arabia
1962 / 227

This Oscar-winning epic tells the true story of T.E. Lawrence, who helped unite warring Arab tribes to strike back against the Turks in World War I. He's brave, flamboyant and iconoclastic. Among the desert tribes of Arabia, this British adventurer finds his calling.

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Netflix box art for Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring Lord of the Rings: Fellowship of the Ring
2001 / 178
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From the idyllic shire of the Hobbits to the smoking chasms of Mordor, Frodo Baggins embarks on his epic quest to destroy the ring of Sauron. Middle-Earth's doom fits on a finger and its hope lies with a tiny hero. Important things come in small packages.

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Netflix box art for Macbeth Macbeth
2015 / 112

In this classic Shakespearean tragedy, a nobleman is urged by the visions of witches and his ambitious wife to murder his way to the Scottish throne. It is prophesied that he is destined to rule all of Scotland as its king. The prophecy doesn't say for how long.

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Netflix box art for Marco Polo - Season 1 Marco Polo - Season 1
2014 / 51
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Set in a world of greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry, “Marco Polo” is based on the famed explorer’s adventures in Kublai Khan’s court. An empire divided. A family torn apart by civil war. And a legend who disrupts the balance of power.

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Netflix box art for Marco Polo - Season 2 Marco Polo - Season 2
2014 / 51
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Set in a world of greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry, “Marco Polo” is based on the famed explorer’s adventures in Kublai Khan’s court. An empire divided. A family torn apart by civil war. A legend who disrupts the balance of power.

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Netflix box art for Mongol Mongol
2007 / 120

In 12th-century Asia, an orphaned slave escapes from his captors and becomes one of the greatest conquerors the world has ever known: Genghis Khan. An orphan slave grows up to take power wherever he finds it -- and winds up ruling half the world.

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Netflix box art for The Passion of the Christ Passion of the Christ, The
2004 / 126
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Mel Gibson helms this controversial epic that focuses on the last treacherous 12 hours of Jesus Christ's life. Mel Gibson's opus to the last 12 hours of Jesus's life. See the controversial epic of an incredibly graphic nature.

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Netflix box art for Red Cliff: Theatrical Version Red Cliff: Theatrical Version
2008 / 4.0 / 148
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When a warmongering prime minister advances his armies against two rival kingdoms, he unwittingly prompts his adversaries to work together. Rival rebel groups bury the hatchet to fend off a general's gargantuan army. Together, they stand half a chance.

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Netflix box art for The Ten Commandments Ten Commandments, The
1956 / 220

The story of Moses -- the Egyptian prince turned Prophet of the Jews -- comes to life in director Cecil B. DeMille's epic retelling. Moses rises from the bulrushes to lead his people to the Promised Land. An epic tale of biblical proportions.

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Netflix box art for There Will Be Blood There Will Be Blood
2007 / 3.6 / 158
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An ambitious prospector strikes it rich and turns a simple village into a boomtown, stoking the ire of a charismatic young preacher. A feverishly driven oil baron and a self-appointed prophet head toward an epic showdown. Stand back.

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Netflix box art for The Warlords Warlords, The
2007 / 113
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After emerging the sole survivor in a battle between revolutionary troops and the Qing army, a wounded general is nursed back to heath by a peasant.

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