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Swords of Blood (1962)
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Swords of Blood (1962)
Original name: Cartouche
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, 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, criminal, heist, adventurer, folk hero, righting the wronged, gang, romance, crimes, leadership, against the odds, criminal heroes, crime boss, outlaw gang, soldier, heroes, friends, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, buddies, dishonesty, corrupted ruler, torture, womanizer ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, humorous and semi serious films with plots about adventure, crimes, rivalry, escapades, dishonesty, danger and heist mostly in Comedy, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Swords of Blood: Fanfan (2003), Plunkett & Macleane (1999), Carry on Pimpernel (1967), That Man from Rio (1964), Ring of the Musketeers (1992). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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: captivating, semi serious, humorous, tense, exciting
Plot: adventure, escapades, heroes, fight scenes, love and romance, wooing, family, soldier, fencing, chase, dishonesty, training camp ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe
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100%
Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, 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: exciting, humorous, witty, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heist, adventure, crimes, love triangle, partners, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, buddies, revenge ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: parody, semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous ...
Plot: french revolution, true love, satire, duel, sword fight, brother, sister, aristocrat, legend, napoleonic wars, farce, decapitation ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1790s
Place: france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, realistic, feel good ...
Audience: kids
Plot: adventure, spy, nothing goes right, crimes, daring rescue, romance, escapades, disorder, cons and scams, kidnapping, husband wife relationship, thief ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: brazil, paris france, france, rio de janeiro
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: exciting, semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, partners against crime, adventurer, adventure, obsessive quest, heroic mission, animal life, criminal heroes, intrigue, heroes, daring rescue ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 3.7
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Pride of Lions (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Action / Comedy - Five retired ex-military men attempt the unthinkable and dust off their old uniforms for one last explosive mission. The team quickly discovers that they are up against an enemy from their past. This time, The Dependables mission ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, captivating, realistic
Plot: daring rescue, adventure, escapades, terrorism, captivity, confined, ex soldier, rivalry, soldier, military, hostage, heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Robin des Bois, la véritable histoire (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Robin des Bois, with his friend Tuck, are bad guy: they only steal poor, women and old people. They dream to get they own brothel in town, like the Pussycat. They decide to rob Nottingham's tax office, but they meet the Sherwood gang - who ...
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, light, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, folk hero, crimes, escapades, silly humor, disorder, rich and poor, gang, heist, forest, legend, criminal heroes ...
Time: middle ages
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40%
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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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Plot: french revolution, divorce, love and romance, couples, lovers reunited, state affairs, adventure, couple relations, romantic rivalry, jealousy, brother sister relationship, aristocrat ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france, brittany, america
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parents and children, crimes, missing person, woman in danger, rivalry, law enforcement, father daughter relationship, death of mother, rescue, father, disco, heist ...
Time: 90s
Place: cote d'azur, riviera
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 3.5
 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: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Plot: heist, gang, cons and scams, disorder, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, goofy hero, gangsters, diamond theft, bookies ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Let the Bullets Fly (2010)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, 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, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: gang, adventure, dishonesty, mind game, strong violent content, cons and scams, heroes, criminal heroes, uninhibited rivalry, mayor, fight, chinese ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: china, asia
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36%
 4.5
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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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, rough, humorous ...
Plot: heist, martial arts, private detective, criminal heroes, gang, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, dishonesty, adventure, injustice, bank ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
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36%
 6.9
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On Guard (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
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: funny, realistic, serious, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: love story, hunchback, disguise, older man younger woman relationship, swashbuckler, betrayal, murder, french countryside, father daughter relationship, adventure, dishonesty, babies and infants ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.1
 360
Walter (2019)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 90 min.
Story: For Goran and his team of amateur shooters, the plan was almost perfect: to enter a hypermarket at night to rob a jeweler. But these "broken arms" had not anticipated the arrival of a vigil like no other: Walter, a former African warlord ...
Style: captivating, feel good, satirical, semi serious, entertaining
Plot: shopping mall, robbery, night watchman, security guard, heist gone wrong, bandit, gang, criminal, satire, ex soldier, heist, theft ...
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Auto Recovery (2008)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A heart warming story about three young men who specialize in recovering high end, expensive and well protected autos that are hard to retrieve due to lack of payments.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: crimes, car chase, heist, buddies, partners, dishonesty, car, rivalry, friendship, auto repair, life is a bitch, criminal heroes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.1
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The Vultures (1984)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: France
Duration: 106 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: realistic, semi serious, humorous, feel good, suspense ...
Plot: foreign legion, world war two, war, military life, adventure, dishonesty, heroic mission, heist, cons and scams, couple relations, anti war, military ...
Time: 20th century, year 1943
Place: tunisia
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Keep Your Hands Off the Island (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Action
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 108 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, buddy comedy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, treasure hunt, fistfight, island, treasure, map, friends, disorder, bet, reluctant partners, crimes, partners ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.1
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Young Blades (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Young Blades is an historical fantasy television series that aired on PAX from January to June 2005, lasting only thirteen episodes before cancellation. Set in 17th century France, it followed the adventures of four Musketeers: ⁕d'Artagnan, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, captivating, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: musketeer, friendship, adventure, escapades, daring rescue, romance, rivalry, partners, intrigue, state affairs, royal family, sword fight ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Sinful Davey (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Davey Haggart is quite certain of his paternity (even if nobody else is) and determined to emulate his father, a notorious rogue and highwayman. This includes breaking a man out of Stirling jail, holding up the stagecoach, and robbing the Duke of ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, light, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, heist, chase, redemption, starting over, crimes, disorder, friendship, love, partner, father, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
We Still Kill the Old Way (2014)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of aging London gangsters go on a vigilante killing spree when one of their number is murdered by a street gang.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, murder, vengeance, investigation, vigilantism, criminal heroes, rivalry, criminal's revenge, buddies, violence spree, aging, criminal ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england, london
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28%
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Kidnapped (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, adventurer, crimes, rivalry, pirate, orphan, escapades, soldier, corrupted ruler, adventure, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: europe, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.8
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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: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous, feel good
Audience: kids, boys' night, date night
Plot: heist, train, cat burglar, prison, robbery, mastermind, disorder, mate swapping, partners, adventure, dishonesty, gangsters ...
Time: 60s
Place: france, belgium, paris france, normandy, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Zatoichi the Outlaw (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When a local gambling house kidnaps some peasants because they failed to pay their debts, a rival gambling house pays their debts and sets them free.
Style: captivating, exciting, suspense, tense, semi serious ...
Plot: samurai, yakuza, martial arts, gambling, jail, adventure, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, small town, village, blind character ...
Time: 19th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Detective K: Secret of the Lost Island (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Mystery
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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 ...
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27%
Up to His Ears (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, parody ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s
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26%
Bandits, Prostitutes and Silver (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 83 min.
Story: To free his girlfriend from her contract with a greedy madam, Shang Li (Don Wong) teams up with a cold-blooded thief called the Sparrow (Chiang-lung Wen) to hijack a large shipment of silver. But when the heist suddenly goes bad, Shang Li finds ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, heist, kung fu, prostitute, shaolin kung fu, gang, track down, rivalry, master criminal, confined, criminal heroes, one man army ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, humorous ...
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.3
 78
Pursuit (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A mercenary is hired to hunt down a group of rebel soldiers in Africa.
Style: serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, mercenary, renegade, soldier, vengeance, against the odds, heist, heroic mission, righting the wronged, crimes, obsessive quest, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Chor Machaaye Shor (2002)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Fortunately, before his arrest Shyam manages to hide the diamonds at a nearby construction site, intending to return for it as soon as he gets out of prison. Two years pass and Shyam's release date arrives. Returning to his ill-gotten gains, he ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: police station, hidden identity, cons and scams, buddies, law enforcement, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, nothing goes right, double life, impersonating a police officer, police ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: asia, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Adventures of Gerard (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, War
Country: UK, Switzerland
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on satirical short stories by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle about a vain, egotistical Etienne Gerard, a French brigadier serving during the Napoleonic Wars. He thinks he's the best soldier and lover that ever lived and intends to prove it.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: napoleonic wars, escapades, adventure, romance, adventurer, military, war, espionage, womanizer, state affairs, power relations, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%