Greek, Ancient (to 1453) (Sorted by Popularity Ascending)

Popularity▲ A-Z User Rating Number of Votes US Box Office Runtime Year Release Date Date of Your Rating Your Rating

Vikings (2013– )

TV-MA | 44 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

Vikings transports us to the brutal and mysterious world of Ragnar Lothbrok, a Viking warrior and farmer who yearns to explore - and raid - the distant shores across the ocean.

Stars: Katheryn Winnick, Alexander Ludwig, Gustaf Skarsgård, Georgia Hirst

Votes: 406,867

Wonder Woman (2017)
7.4
76 metascore

Wonder Woman (2017)

PG-13 | 141 min | Action, Adventure, Fantasy

When a pilot crashes and tells of conflict in the outside world, Diana, an Amazonian warrior in training, leaves home to fight a war, discovering her full powers and true destiny.

Director: Patty Jenkins | Stars: Gal Gadot, Chris Pine, Robin Wright, Lucy Davis

Votes: 539,941 | Gross: $412.56M

Malena (2000)
7.5
54 metascore

Malena (2000)

R | 108 min | Comedy, Drama, Romance

Amidst the war climate, a teenage boy discovering himself becomes love-stricken by Malèna, a sensual woman living in a small, narrow-minded Italian town.

Director: Giuseppe Tornatore | Stars: Monica Bellucci, Giuseppe Sulfaro, Luciano Federico, Matilde Piana

Votes: 88,583 | Gross: $3.43M

Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
7.0
50 metascore

Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)

PG | 90 min | Adventure, Comedy, Music

Two seemingly dumb teens set off on a quest to prepare the ultimate historical presentation with the help of a time machine.

Director: Stephen Herek | Stars: Keanu Reeves, Alex Winter, George Carlin, Terry Camilleri

Votes: 115,715 | Gross: $40.49M

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)
5.9
47 metascore

Percy Jackson & the Olympians: The Lightning Thief (2010)

PG | 118 min | Adventure, Family, Fantasy

A teenager discovers he's the descendant of a Greek god and sets out on an adventure to settle an on-going battle between the gods.

Director: Chris Columbus | Stars: Logan Lerman, Kevin McKidd, Steve Coogan, Brandon T. Jackson

Votes: 174,994 | Gross: $88.76M

Easy Rider (1969)
7.3
85 metascore

Easy Rider (1969)

R | 95 min | Adventure, Drama

Two bikers head from L.A. to New Orleans through the open country and desert lands, and along the way they meet a man who bridges a counter-culture gap of which they had been unaware.

Director: Dennis Hopper | Stars: Peter Fonda, Dennis Hopper, Jack Nicholson, Antonio Mendoza

Votes: 98,414 | Gross: $41.73M

Amarcord (1973)

R | 123 min | Comedy, Drama

A series of comedic and nostalgic vignettes set in a 1930s Italian coastal town.

Director: Federico Fellini | Stars: Magali Noël, Bruno Zanin, Pupella Maggio, Armando Brancia

Votes: 39,156

Assassin's Creed: Origins (2017 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, History

A prequel to the Assassin's Creed Franchise set in Egypt from 48 BC where Bayek, a Medjay, begins the foundation of the Assassin's Brotherhood.

Directors: Laurent Bernier, Jean Guesdon, Ashraf Ismail | Stars: Abubakar Salim, Alix Wilton Regan, Zora Bishop, Michael Nardone

Votes: 5,229

Anonymous (I) (2011)
6.9
50 metascore

Anonymous (I) (2011)

PG-13 | 130 min | Drama, Thriller

The theory that it was in fact Edward De Vere, Earl of Oxford, who penned Shakespeare's plays. Set against the backdrop of the succession of Queen Elizabeth I and the Essex rebellion against her.

Director: Roland Emmerich | Stars: Rhys Ifans, Vanessa Redgrave, David Thewlis, Sebastian Armesto

Votes: 39,029 | Gross: $4.46M

The Farthest (2017)
8.1
87 metascore

The Farthest (2017)

PG | 121 min | Documentary, History

It is one of humankind's greatest achievements. More than 12 billion miles away a tiny spaceship is leaving our Solar System and entering the void of deep space - the first human-made object ever to do so.

Director: Emer Reynolds | Stars: Frank Drake, Carolyn Porco, John Casani, Lawrence Krauss

Votes: 3,762 | Gross: $0.01M

Civilization VI (2016 Video Game)

E10+ | Action, Family, History

Control a civilization, from the beginnings of life, all the way towards the modern age. All while avoiding barbarians, gathering resources and dealing with the other civilizations. Will your nation thrive?

Stars: Sean Bean, Natasha Loring, Fatma Abd Alsalam, Alhan Gharam

Votes: 635

Antonia. (2015)

Not Rated | 96 min | Biography, Drama

A journey through the last ten years in the brief life of Italian poet Antonia Pozzi. This is the portrait of an artist and of her art set in 1930s Milan.

Director: Ferdinando Cito Filomarino | Stars: Linda Caridi, Filippo Dini, Alessio Praticò, Perla Ambrosini

Votes: 223

Nostos: The Return (1989)

85 min | Adventure, History

At the end of the war, Odysseus, the wandering hero, with his companions begins his sail back home to the Mediterranean. The conclusion of his adventure is delayed by many natural obstacles... See full summary »

Director: Franco Piavoli | Stars: Luigi Mezzanotte, Branca de Camargo, Alex Carozzo, Paola Agosti

Votes: 329

Age of Mythology (2002 Video Game)

Action, Adventure, Fantasy

Arkantos, the heroic admiral of Atlantis, looks for a meaning and a cause of the series of menacing omens, and accidentally intervenes in the titans' dark plan of preparing an uprising against gods.

Stars: Warren Burton, Sean Donnellan, Jean Gilpin, J.D. Hall

Votes: 1,847

Numbers (2015– )

Documentary

Numbers brings to life the genius mathematicians who discovered new theories and frontiers in math in a way that have never been seen before to show the beauty of math. Departing from the ... See full summary »

Stars: Massimiliano Russo, Dimitris Nanopoulos, Cédric Villani

Votes: 6

Beyond the Lake (2020)

10 min | Short, Drama, Fantasy

A grumpy old timer finds himself lost on a lake, accompanied by a strange companion.

Director: Simon Constantine | Stars: Layla Burns, Richard Easterbrook, Cleo Sylvestre

Alpha (II) (2014)

Not Rated | 80 min | Drama, Horror, Mystery

A woman is forced to sit under a hanged rotting corpse in the middle of a burnt forest, until the authorities decide that she has been punished enough.

Director: Stathis Athanasiou | Stars: Serafita Grigoriadou, Tasos Karakyklas, Evdokia Chrysovergi, Silvano Olalla

Votes: 44

Ena Koritsi Gia Dyo (1963)

90 min | Romance, Comedy

To outsmart his stern scholar brother to give him his blessing to finally get married, a frivolous slacker resorts to a bold but risky strategy; however, love is always unexpected. Can the wise tutor learn a thing or two about desire?

Director: Giannis Dalianidis | Stars: Alekos Alexandrakis, Zoi Laskari, Kostas Voutsas, Martha Karagianni

Votes: 315

The Death of Pentheus (2009)

18 min | Short, Drama, History

Taking an ancient Greek vase showing the death of Pentheus and a maenad, from circa 480 B.C., as inspiration and starting point, this short conjures up the very spirit of Dionysus, the god of wine, sensuality, and abandon.

Director: Philip Haas | Stars: Julian Glover, William Tuckett, Jose Martin, Kate Fleetwood

Ladder of Philosophy

Documentary, History | Announced

Four philosophers - an atheist, an agnostic, a Christian, and a Hindu - settle down to discuss life, reason, faith, and whatever else comes to mind.

Director: Martin Horlacher | Star: Martin Horlacher

The True Story of Alexander the Great (2005 Video)

Not Rated | 150 min | Documentary, Biography, Drama

Alexander the Great conquered Greece, Turkey, most of Asia (present Lebanon, Syria, Jordan, Iraq, Iran, Afghanistan, Pakistan, parts of others) and Egypt in Africa, before age 32. Even now, his innovations in battle continue to be studied.

Director: Jim Lindsay | Stars: Peter Woodward, Rafael Ferrer, Michael Cardelle, Frantz Widmaier

Votes: 97

King Lear (2018)

147 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

The feature length version following on from a short film in 2017 entitled The tragedy of King Lear.

Director: Stephen Armourae | Stars: Stephen Armourae, Charlie Bond, Sherine Chalhie, Claire Cooper-King

Au nom d'Athènes (2012– )

104 min | Action, History, War

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Stars: Jean-Pierre Michael, David Atrakchi, Karl E. Landler, Abdelhafid Metalsi

Votes: 19

Low Grounds: The Portal

Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller | Announced

A modern day version of the mythological Orpheus story.

Director: Simon Bjoergvin Veredon | Stars: Billy Drago, John Shea, Anthony Ray Parker, Daniel Zacapa

L'abbraccio

15 min | Short, Drama | Pre-production

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Director: Paola Manno

The Bible (2018– )

60 min | Documentary, History

Steve Armourae's documentary of the Bible including narration of each of the books.

Star: Stephen Armourae

The One II - Resurrection of the Vampires (2015)

10 min | Short, Fantasy, Horror

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Director: Robert E. Ball Jr. | Stars: Chuy Bravo, Jeffrey Damnit, Cat Decuir, Thomas Gunter

Poseidon and Athena (2017)

12 min | Short, Drama

Two gods make a vengeful deal, on the fate of those who dishonour them.

Director: Helen Eastman | Stars: Joey Akubeze, Rebecca Scott

Mechmet

122 min | Action, Drama, History | Pre-production

Adaptation of William Shakespeare's Macbeth as set in a different country. Story by Roger Leeming with a screenplay by Stephen Armourae.

Director: Stephen Armourae | Star: Stephen Armourae

The Watchman, from Aeschylus' Agamemnon (2017)

7 min | Short, Drama

High up on the palaces roof, lone watchman spends his nights waiting for a beacon fire.

Director: Helen Eastman | Star: Leon Scott

Old Is the New (2012)

84 min | Documentary, Music

A young Chinese tourism officer is sent to a forgotten part of southern Italy and unintentionally changes the life of its inhabitants.

Directors: Dario Bischofberger, Mirko Bischofberger | Stars: Chingsum Luk, Rocco de Santis, Maria Assunta Aventaggiato, Antonio Cotardo

Votes: 9

Prometheus Retrogressing (1998)

76 min

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Director: Kostas Sfikas | Stars: Kostas Sfikas, Giagos Andreadis, Dimitris Giatzouzakis, Aris Alexandrou

Magna Graecia - In Apulia (2019)

Documentary | Announced

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Directors: Billy Cotsis, Basil Genimahaliotis | Star: Billy Cotsis

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2016 TV Special)

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Stars: Pope Francis, The Sistine Chapel Choir, Manuel Dorantes, Donato Goffredo

Mythologia (2000 Video)

85 min | Musical

Commissioned for the Sydney Olympic Arts Festival MYTHOLOGIA takes its inspiration from the heroes of Greek mythology. Inspired in particular by the Greek poet Pindar who named Heracles as ... See full summary »

Director: Philippe Charluet | Star: Sydney Dance Company's Dancers

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2011 TV Special)

128 min | News

Pope Benedict XVI celebrates mass on Christmas Eve.

Stars: Pope Benedict XVI, The Sistine Chapel Choir, Tom Powers, Tarcisio Bertone

Odysseus and the Oceanic Feeling (2017)

25 min | Short, Drama

A queer contemporary re-imagining of the Odyssey. Odysseus wracked with guilt for the loss of his crew returns home in search of a lost love. An experimental narrative told through still ... See full summary »

Director: Dakota Nanton

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2014 TV Special)

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Stars: Pope Francis, The Sistine Chapel Choir, Tom Powers, George Nick

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2009 TV Special)

120 min | News

Pope Benedict XVI celebrates midnight mass on Christmas Eve.

Stars: Pope Benedict XVI, The Sistine Chapel Choir, Tom Powers, Joseph Bergida

People of Peace (2007)

34 min | Documentary, Short

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Director: Mary Hatzimihali-Papaliou | Stars: Theodoros Angelopoulos, Fernando Botero, Nelson Mandela, Mikis Theodorakis

The Rarest (2017)

20 min | Short, Drama

A spiritual drama where the balance of good and evil is no longer important. A powerful mystic, an evil woman and a doubtful hit man are elements of a modern tragedy in the coastline of Texas.

Director: Nicola Matrangolo | Stars: Cameron Worthen, David Reed, Alexandra Tataniuk, Susanna Tomaso

Ex Ithaca Cum Amore Odyssea (2015)

5 min | Short, Drama

The first 21 lines of Homer's The Odyssey in Ancient Greek (Attic)

Director: Malachi Bogdanov | Stars: Michela Sale Musio, Giles Terera

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2015 TV Special)

107 min | News

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Stars: Pope Francis, The Sistine Chapel Choir, Manuel Dorantes, George Nick

Ifigeneia en Lixourio (2016)

Short, Drama

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Stars: Lamprini Barba, Vassiliki Giannakopoulou, Marina Hatzitheodosiou, Alkis Kazamias

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2017 TV Special)

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Stars: Pope Francis, The Sistine Chapel Choir, Manuel Dorantes

Hristougenniatiki synavlia tou Kratikou Odeiou Thessalonikis (2015 TV Movie)

60 min | Music

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Director: Nikos P. Vezyrgiannis | Star: Thessaloniki State Symphony Orchestra

Iphigenia: Book of Change (2017)

Music

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Director: Elise Kermani

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2013 TV Special)

News

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Stars: Pope Francis, The Sistine Chapel Choir, Tom Powers, Raymond Burke

Christmas Eve at St. Peter's Basilica (2019 TV Special)

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Stars: Manuel Dorantes, Pope Francis, The Sistine Chapel Choir

In the Beginning Was the Idea (1991)

73 min

The film is based on the play "The Gospel According to Oxyrhincus" by Danish avant-garde theatre group Odin Teatret, performed from 1985 to 1987. "The Gospel According to Oxyrhincus" is the... See full summary »

Directors: Torgeir Wethal, Eugenio Barba | Stars: Roberta Carreri, Tage Larsen, Else Marie Laukvik, Francis Pardeilhan

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