Movies like Swords of Blood

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Swords of Blood (1962)
 6.6
 2K
Swords of Blood (1962)
Original name: Cartouche
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the 18th century, Louis de Bourguignon is working with the Malichot's gang, but their ways are too 'unethical' for him. He creates his own band, acting under the name of Cartouche, making audacious robberies of the rich people, and even distributing the takings with the poor. Thus, cartouche attracts the people's sympathies, Venus's love, and hate from the Police and Malichot... Cartouche can escape all the traps they set at him - except the entrapments of love. Eventually, he will be saved by a woman, at her own cost.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, feel good, captivating
Plot: adventure, adventurer, outlaw, heist, folk hero, righting the wronged, crimes, gang, against the odds, criminal heroes, leadership, romance, crime boss, outlaw gang, stolen gold, vengeance, heroes, friends, dishonesty, buddies, escapades, rivalry, corrupted ruler, soldier, criminal ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france

Most similar movies to Swords of Blood

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, humorous and semi serious films with plots about adventure, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, heroes, escapades and heist mostly in Adventure, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Swords of Blood: Half a Chance (1998), That Man from Rio (1964), Ring of the Musketeers (1992), Swashbuckler (1971), Carry on Pimpernel (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Half a Chance (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Alice Tomaso (Paradis) gets out of jail, and goes looking for Léo (Belmondo) and Julien (Delon), one of whom, it appears, is her father. On the way, she steals the wrong car - one belonging to the Russian mafia, and arrives at her destination with ...
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, crimes, woman in danger, danger, missing person, law enforcement, rivalry, father daughter relationship, disco, heist, death of mother, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: cote d'azur, riviera, mcdonald's restaurant
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
That Man from Rio (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Farce, spy spoof, and adventure. Swarthy thieves ignore jewels to steal an Amazon figurine from the Museum of Man in Paris' Trocadero Palace and kidnap the world's authority on the lost Maltec civilization. Cut to Agnes, the daughter of a ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic
Plot: adventure, kidnapping, spy, nothing goes right, daring rescue, crimes, disorder, danger, escapades, romance, cons and scams, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, rio de janeiro, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Ring of the Musketeers (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Modern day "Musketeers" attempt to become protectors of the inocent. While the biking trio rescue kindnapped children, guard witnesses, and chase mafia types, they also seek the missing fourth musketeer, who wears the famous ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, partners against crime, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, adventurer, animal life, dishonesty, rivalry, crime, heroes ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.6
 1K
Swashbuckler (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Romania
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Nicolas Philibert goes to America after killing a French aristocrat. On his return he tries to divorce his wife, Charlotte, but when he sees others trying to woo her his own interest is rekindled.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: divorce, french revolution, love and romance, lovers reunited, couples, opposites attract, couple relations, adventure, state affairs, revolution, jealousy, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Carry on Pimpernel (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The time of the French revolution, and Citizen Robespierre is beheading the French aristocracy. When word gets to England, two noblemen, Sir Rodney Ffing and Lord Darcy take it upon themselves to aid their French counterparts. Sir Rodney is a master ...
Style: offbeat, witty, humorous, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: farce, parody, sword fight, legend, wig, guillotine, aristocrat, brother, french revolution, sister, chateau, duel ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1790s
Place: france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England, enter a gentlemen's agreement: They decide to rid the aristocrats of their belongings. With Plunkett's criminal know-how ...
Style: stylized, exciting, witty, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: vengeance, heist, adventure, social differences, fall in love, crimes, lovers on the run, unlikely partners, unlikely criminals, love and romance, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, victorian england, 1700s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Adventure
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Up the Himalayas... Up the Yang-tze... Up in a balloon... Up-stage with a stripper... Up-town in Hong Kong... You can't keep a great adventurer down
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: on the run, disorder, danger, adventure, goofy hero, dull life, assassination attempt, love and romance, escapades, crimes, on the road, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: asia, nepal, hong kong, himalaya, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.2
 1K
The Vultures (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: April 5, 1943: a battalion of the Foreign Legion arrives in El Ksour, Tunisia, to escort a fortune in gold bars to the home front. A German ambush awaits, and all but four die. Thanks to the street smarts of Sergeant Augagneur, the Legionnaires ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, suspense ...
Plot: foreign legion, war, military life, dishonesty, anti war, heist, adventure, couple relations, cons and scams, heroic mission, betrayal, soldier ...
Time: 20th century, year 1943
Place: tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Movie in collections
 5.7
 5K
Fanfan (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this 2003 remake of the classic 1952 French film, Fanfan la Tulipe is a swashbuckling lover who is tricked into joining the army of King Louis XV by Adeline La Franchise, who tells Fanfan that by doing so, he will eventually marry one of the ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: adventure, heroes, wooing, love and romance, military, soldier, heroic mission, swashbuckler, escapades, family, fight scenes, fencing ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.9
 3K
On Guard (1997)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The Comte de Gonzague schemes against his cousin, the Duc de Nevers, even though he is the Duke's heir and will inherit his estates. The Count has kept secret the existence of the Duke's bastard, recently born. When the Duke learns of his ...
Style: realistic, exciting, stylized, epic, serious
Plot: betrayal, murder, swashbuckler, hunchback, older man younger woman relationship, disguise, dishonesty, rivalry, heroes, crimes, babies and infants, adventure ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 4.0
 123
Blind Rage (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy
Country: Philippines
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Five friends get together and decide to plan an operation to rob a bank. The main difference between this and other bank-robbing gangs, however, is that all five men are blind.
Style: realistic, rough, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: heist, martial arts, gangsters, adventure, crimes, gang, criminal heroes, injustice, bank, private detective, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.5
 15K
Robin Hood (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Robin Hood is a British television programme, produced by independent production company Tiger Aspect Productions for BBC One, with co-funding from the BBC America cable television channel in the United States. Based on the traditional stories of ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, semi serious, based on legend ...
Plot: knight, robin hood, adventure, fighting the system, swords and armor, in the woods, king, criminal heroes, righting the wronged, sheriff, robbery, romance ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Guns for San Sebastian (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: France, Italy, Mexico, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Leon Alastray is an outlaw who has been given sanctuary by Father John, whom he then escorts to the village of San Sebastian. The village is deserted, with its cowardly residents hiding in the hills from Indians, who regularly attack the village and ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, religions or cults, social relations, righting the wronged, redemption, old west, society, misfit, on the run, hidden identity, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Return of the Musketeers (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort. Porthos, bored with riches and wanting a title, ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, satirical, romantic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, vengeance, adventure, romance, betrayal, friendship, rivalry, heroes, state affairs, escapades, rescue, adventurer ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 1600s
Place: france, england, europe, new york, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Wrecking Crew (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: When Count Contini attempts to destroy the world's economy by masterminding the theft of $1 billion in U.S. gold, ICE chief MacDonald summons secret agent Matt Helm to stop him.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, heist, crimes, master villain, adventure, race against time, escapades, working undercover, secret agents, chases and races, save the day, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: denmark, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 3K
The Brain (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arthur and Anatole are two little robbers. They want to rob money, money that will travel in a special train from Paris to Bruxelles. They don't know that other people have planned to do the same thing.
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: train, cat burglar, heist, partners, dishonesty, disorder, mastermind, mate swapping, crimes, cons and scams, crime, chases and races ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: france, belgium, paris france, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Keep Your Hands Off the Island (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Alan gets a map to some war treasure which the Japanese army left behind on a small Pacific island at the end of World War II. But some gangsters try to steal the map from him and so he hides on Charlie's boat which just leaves the harbor. He ...
Style: exciting, realistic, not serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, treasure hunt, treasure, partners, buddies, disorder, map, ship, adventurer, ocean or sea, friends, escapades ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 49K
Hudson Hawk (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Eddie Hawkins, called Hudson Hawk has just been released from ten years of prison and is planning to spend the rest of his life honestly. But then the crazy Mayflower couple blackmail him to steal some of the works of Leonardo da Vinci. If he ...
Style: surreal, funny, humorous, light, entertaining ...
Plot: adventure, heist, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, world domination, crime gone awry, master thief, butler, nun, absurdism, vatican ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, 1990s
Place: rome italy, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 3.3
 2K
Fool N Final (2007)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A bunch of misfits and gangsters embarks on a journey to find a lost and stolen diamond.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heist, bookies, gangsters, crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, dishonesty, disorder, bollywood, goofy hero, crimes, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Goodbye Pork Pie (1980)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: New Zealand
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Gerry hires a car in Kaitaia with a stolen licence and travels to Invercargill with John, who's wife has just left him. The ultimate NZ roadtrip adventure.
Style: offbeat, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: on the road, crimes, adventure, obsessive quest, teenage life, chases and races, chase, friendship, adventurer, escapades, partners, heist ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bandit vs. Samurai Squad (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 163 min.
Story: Kumokiri Nizaemon, a former samurai warrior, has abandoned his class to become the leader of a gang of thieves. He leads his outlaws in an attempt to rob the castle of his former clan.
Style: rough, serious, bleak, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: law enforcement, rivalry, religions or cults, vengeance, adventure, cons and scams, criminal heroes, heroes, crimes, dishonesty, heist, martial arts ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cutthroat Island (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Morgan Adams and her slave, William Shaw, are on a quest to recover the three portions of a treasure map. Unfortunately, the final portion is held by her murderous uncle, Dawg. Her crew is skeptical of her leadership abilities, so she must complete ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pirate, adventure, treasure hunt, rivalry, ship, map, escapades, daring rescue, danger, battles, ocean or sea, island ...
Time: 1600s, 17th century, 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
They Call Me Renegade (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: While on his travel across the Southwestern United States, with his Jeep CJ Renegade and his chestnut colt named Joe Brown, Luke meets Matt, son of a friend of his, Moose, who is in jail. Moose asks Luke to take care of Matt, and to help him to take ...
Style: feel good, realistic, semi serious, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: horse, lone wolves, cons and scams, crimes, adventure, custody, dishonesty, disorder, going straight, hopes, renegades, mistaken identity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, usa, italy, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Detective K: Secret of the Lost Island (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: South Korea
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A detective investigates a forgery ring in historical Korea. In the 19th year of Jeonjo’s reign, Kim Min, Joseon’s top detective, who used to be a King’s secret messenger, has been banished to a remote island for some unclear reasons. The only ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, humorous, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, dishonesty, track down, private detective, missing person, martial arts, partners, adventure, mystery, escapades, crimes, island ...
Time: 18th century
Place: korea, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Itinerary of a Spoiled Child (1988)
Genre: Drama, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A foundling, raised in the circus, Sam Lion becomes a businessman after a trapeze accident. However, when he reaches fifty and becomes tired of his responsibilities and of his son Jean-Philippe, he decides to disappear at sea. However, he runs into ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, touching ...
Plot: circus, starting over, midlife crisis, human nature, parents and children, hopes, family relations, father daughter relationship, safari, assumed dead, reunion, lion ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: africa, singapore, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Thief of Paris (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In Paris around 1900, Georges Randal is brought up by his wealthy uncle, who steals his inheritance. Georges hopes to marry his cousin Charlotte, but his uncle arranges for her to marry a rich neighbour. As an act of revenge, Georges steals the ...
Style: realistic, stylized, witty, humorous, clever ...
Plot: orphan, custody, social differences, injustice, dishonesty, heist, family relations, society, criminal's revenge, rise to the top, haunted by the past, clergy ...
Time: 1890s
Place: europe, england, france, brussels belgium, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 404
Kidnapped (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: When Scottish young gentleman David Balfour's father dies, he leaves school to collect his inheritance from uncle Ebenezer, who in turn sells the boy as a future slave to a pirate ship. When staunch Stuart dynasty supporter Alan Breck Stewart ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: kidnapping, crimes, corrupted ruler, confined, pirate, danger, ship, heroes, state affairs, adventure, escapades, school ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fast Getaway II (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A former robber (whose partner was his father) has reformed and is now running an insurance business with his girlfriend. An ex-partner frames him for a burglary. When his father gets out of prison, they go after the ex-partner.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: insurance, criminal heroes, crimes, frame up, on the run, heist, investigation, law enforcement, parents and children, criminal's revenge, chases and races, adventure ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Daughter of D'Artagnan (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It is 1654, in the South of France. When horsemen follow a runaway slave into the convent where he's taken sanctuary and kill both the fugitive and the Mother Superior, they little realise that one of the novices is the spirited daughter of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, revolution, convent, good versus evil, vengeance, clergy, murder, heroes, parents and children, heroic mission, state affairs, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Let the Bullets Fly (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Set in China during the Warlords Period of the1920s, notorious bandit chief Zhang descends upon a remote provincial town posing as its new mayor, an identity that he had hijacked from Old Tang, himself a small-time imposter. Hell-bent on making a ...
Style: semi serious, clever, humorous, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: gang, rivalry, dishonesty, escapades, adventure, criminal heroes, heroes, cons and scams, mind game, mayor, crimes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 20s, 1920s
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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