Movie Timeline

This list is inspired by The Cinereelists' Kyle's list.

All movies I've seen in chronological order of when they take place.
View in "list view" for years added.

Some rules:
1) Any movie that takes place roughly the year of its release is not here (e.g. Romancing the Stone or The Net or Easy Rider).

2) If a movie takes place in multiple time periods, I placed it in its most prominent time period; or when the movie spends most of its time or is the most "important" (e.g. Back to the Future II would be 2015, Fried Green Tomatoes is 1925).
- - 2a) If it spans many years and there is no one time period more important than…

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  • The Land Before Time
  • Dinosaur
  • Early Man
  • Quest for Fire
  • Ice Age
  • 10,000 BC
  • Conan the Barbarian
  • Clash of the Titans
  • The Ten Commandments
  • Troy
  • Immortals
  • 300: Rise of an Empire
  • 300
  • Alexander
  • Hero
  • Spartacus
  • Year One
  • Moana
  • Ben-Hur
  • Life of Brian
  • The Passion of the Christ
  • Centurion
  • The Eagle
  • Gladiator
  • Red Cliff
  • Shadow
  • Agora
  • Mulan
  • Mulan
  • The Sword in the Stone
  • Tristan & Isolde
  • King Arthur
  • King Arthur: Legend of the Sword
  • Beowulf
  • The Black Cauldron
  • Rashomon
  • The Assassin
  • House of Flying Daggers
  • How to Train Your Dragon
  • How to Train Your Dragon 2
  • Aladdin
  • The 13th Warrior
  • DragonHeart
  • Monty Python and the Holy Grail
  • Brave
  • Sansho the Bailiff
  • Pathfinder
  • The Great Wall
  • Macbeth
  • Macbeth
  • The Court Jester
  • Valhalla Rising
  • El Cid
  • Kingdom of Heaven
  • The Adventures of Robin Hood
  • Robin Hood: Men in Tights
  • Robin Hood
  • Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves
  • Robin Hood
  • Robin Hood
  • Bāhubali: The Beginning
  • Bāhubali 2: The Conclusion
  • The Last King
  • Ironclad
  • Princess of Thieves
  • Kubo and the Two Strings
  • Marco Polo: One Hundred Eyes
  • Army of Darkness
  • Braveheart
  • Outlaw King
  • Gretel & Hansel
  • Hansel & Gretel: Witch Hunters
  • The Name of the Rose
  • Season of the Witch
  • Black Death
  • The Seventh Seal
  • Romeo and Juliet
  • Timeline
  • A Knight's Tale
  • Sleeping Beauty
  • Andrei Rublev
  • The Passion of Joan of Arc
  • Ong Bak 2
  • Hagazussa
  • Dracula Untold
  • Dungeons & Dragons
  • The Wrath
  • Apocalypto
  • The Other Boleyn Girl
  • Ran
  • Princess Mononoke
  • Much Ado About Nothing
  • Mirror Mirror
  • Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs
  • Snow White and the Huntsman
  • The Princess Bride
  • Elizabeth
  • Aguirre, the Wrath of God
  • Elizabeth: The Golden Age
  • Seven Samurai