Movies like Class of '61

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Class of '61 (1993)
 5.5
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Class of '61 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three West Point 1861 generation cadets and friends go on opposite sides after the breakout of The Civil War, with tragic consequences. A subplot involves Lucius, a Shelby Peyton's slave, who kills a slave trader and goes on the run.
Plot: american civil war, horse, slavery, violence, forest, civil war, u.s. army, battles, american soldier, gun, african american, sword, hand to hand combat, sword fight, chase, massacre, gunfight, kiss, brawl, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, fight for freedom, revolver, military training, love interest, battlefield ...

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Most similar movies to Class of '61

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and cult film films with plots about battles, violence, battle, combat, fistfight, gun and heroes mostly in Action, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Class of '61: The Long Duel (1967), The Quick and the Dead (1963), She Came To The Valley (1979), Alone Against Rome (1962), The Desperate Mission (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.0
 546
The Long Duel (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 115 min.
Story: To protest against British oppression and tyranny a tribal leader becomes a bandit.
Plot: bald man, last stand, british accent, army, british, infantry, historic figure, bayonet, bald hero, british army, puppet show, gun ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Little Shepherd Of Kingdom Come (1961)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Director Andrew V. McLaglen's 1961 drama, based on John William Fox's novel, is the tale of a young man returning home after fighting in the Civil War. The cast includes Jimmie Rodgers, Luana Patten, Chill Wills, George Kennedy, Neil ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: civil war, musket, kiss, violence, shepherd, u.s. cavalry, main character shot, faith, christian, sword fight, american flag, flintlock rifle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Quick and the Dead (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Pretty intense war-action drama about a small group of soldiers who capture a German observation post, but in turn are captured themselves. They soon escape and--with the aid of two women--try to fight their way to safety.
Plot: world war two, soldier, behind enemy lines, italian woman, kiss, war violence, machine gun, attack, martial arts, love interest, judo throw, chase ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
She Came To The Valley (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the book by Cleo Dawson, this film follows the struggle of a female settler as she becomes involved in a political conflict during the Spanish-American War.
Plot: fire, car, camp, world war one, repeating rifle, street shootout, war violence, surprise attack, horse, cowboy, arson, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Alone Against Rome (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Roman Consul, on his way to fight a border war, stations a garrison of soldiers in a provincial town. The townspeople aren't happy with this situation but decide it's in their best interests to cooperate. However, the Tribune left in ...
Plot: standoff, stabbed in the stomach, chariot, army, arena, shield, roman, fistfight, battle, ancient rome, battles, crucifix ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
The Desperate Mission (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A man who has lost everything joins others paid to convey a wealthy man's wife - and a mysterious treasure - to safety in San Francissco.
Plot: infidelity, gunfight, cowboy boots, loss of wife, womanizer, covered wagon, ambush, brawl, seduction, pistol, spur, bandit ...
Time: 1840s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Last Stand at Saber River (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As America recovers from the Civil War, one man tries to put the pieces of his life back together but finds himself fighting a new battle on the frontier. Cable is an embittered Confederate soldier who returns from the war to reclaim his Arizona ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious
Plot: american civil war, battles, confederate soldier, territory, introspection, homecoming, heroes, adventure, military, rivalry, soldier, hopes ...
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 4.7
 829
The Base (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Major Murphy, a US Army Investigator, has received a new assignment. Sgt. Gammon is suspected of dealing cocaine from his base, and Murphy must gather enough evidence to shut down Gammon and his entire operation. Along with his partner, Lt. Andrews, ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: undercover, heroes, drug dealing, u.s. army, fistfight, hand to hand combat, chases and races, law enforcement, vigilantism, working undercover, military, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Kerim, Son of the Sheik (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the Middle East, circa 1860s, the evil Omar seeks to become Khadive by killing off his adversaries and by marrying the reluctant Fawzia, favorite niece of the current Khadive. (After marrying Fawzia, he plans to eliminate her so he can then marry ...
Plot: horse, swashbuckler, greco roman wrestling, battle, desert, knife in back, sword, sword fight, violence, wrestling, dungeon, sword and sandal ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 4.2
 2K
Sweepers (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Dolph Lundgren is Christian Erickson, a leading demolition expert trained to disarm mine fields in a humanitarian minesweeping operation in Angola. His son is killed and he discovers that mines are being planted during the war to kill people in the ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: terrorist, bar, chase, one man army, battle, battles, son, vengeance, tough heroes, rescue, race against time, espionage ...
Time: 90s
Place: angola
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
 205
Cry of Battle (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Philippines, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: During World War II, the spoiled son of a wealthy businessman finds himself involved in the guerrilla movement fighting against the Japanese, and finds romance and adventure.
Plot: world war two, river battle, american soldier, truck, surprise attack, interracial friendship, gunfight, violence, bayonet, japanese soldier, filipino, explosion ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 4.6
 522
Beyond Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman's ex-husband, who is the son of an Arab chieftain, kidnaps their teenage son and brings him back to Morocco, where the boy is to be made the leader of the tribe. The child's mother hires a mercenary to get her son and bring him ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, desert, kidnapping, adventure, danger, crimes, heroic mission, missing person, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.4
 193
Indio (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A half-breed Marine takes on greedy industrialists in the Amazonian rain forests. Marvelous Marvin proves his ability as a fighter!
Plot: revolver, m 16, air strike, blood, warrior, brawl, black hero, battle, explosion, grenade launcher, battlefield, ex marine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Queen of the Seas (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Redhead Mary is a girl who dresses like a man to better approach, and rob the jewels worn by the pretty ladies of her time...
Plot: pirate, sailboat, flirt, rapier, kiss, sword duel, captain, jewel, sailing ship, swashbuckler, tavern, combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ninja Destroyer (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A lucrative emerald mine and the various protagonists who are struggling to wrest control of it for their own profitable ends.
Plot: martial arts, gang war, hotel, semiautomatic pistol, female nudity, hitman, knife, blood spatter, pistol, disarming someone, hand to hand combat, martial artist ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.8
 82
A Rebel Born (2019)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: A Rebel Born follows the life of Nathan Bedford Forrest, who was a brilliant and very controversial Confederate general in the War Between the States. Even now, more than 150 years after the end of the war, Forrest has remained surrounded in ...
Style: epic, rough, factual, complex
Plot: confederate army, war, war violence, union soldier, battles, battlefield, weapons, warrior, combat, epic battle, u.s. civil war, army ...
Time: 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Indio 2 - The Revolt (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A corporation building a highway through the rainforest hires a gang of mercenaries to get rid of the local Indians, who don't want the highway built through their lands. The mercenaries resort to murder, massacres and enslavement to rid the ...
Plot: jungle, mercenary, rain forest, indigenous people, m 16, boxing, massacre, semiautomatic pistol, jungle warfare, fistfight, violence, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.8
 169
Desert Law (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 300 min.
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Story: A mother hires an ex-CIA man to find and bring back her son, who has been abducted by his father and brought to Morocco, where his grandfather, the ruler of a desert tribe, wants him to become his successor.
Plot: m 16, terrorist, escape, fistfight, fortress, violence, explosion, horse, rocket launcher, teenager, brunette, arab ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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 4.5
 158
Blood Warriors (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Indonesia, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An ex-Marine finds out a old buddy is leading a private army of mercenaries. When an ex-Marine refuses to join an old friendship's personal army of mercenaries a deadly violent battle erupts between the two men! And this is not good.
Style: cult film
Plot: terrorist plot, knife, terrorist, violence, machine gun, gunfight, warrior, brawl, ex marine, ak 47, semiautomatic pistol, training ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Rebel Gladiators (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In order to persuade the Emperor to spare his village, the mighty Ursus is forced to fight the greatest gladiator in Rome in the Roman Arena.
Plot: arena, sword and sandal, gladiator, greek mythology, ancient rome, peplum, prison, slave, myth, strongman, fistfight, good versus evil ...
Time: ancient times
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Wind and the Lion (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers. The attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, intense ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, hostage, confined, hostages, missing person, woman in danger, ransom, danger, daring rescue ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: morocco, washington d.c., africa, usa, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.6
 26K
Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, intense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, battles, military, war, soldier, heroic mission, state affairs, civil rights, battle zone, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 3.9
 297
Project: Kill (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former government assassin flees a mind-control program in the Philippines, pursued by his ex-partner, the local police and Asian gangsters.
Style: cult film, suspense, surprise ending
Plot: hitman, brutality, hand grenade, tragic villain, interracial romance, grenade, home invasion, kung fu, sex on first date, pump action shotgun, hotel fight, chase ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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 7.2
 8K
Petta (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 171 min.
Story: A hostel warden becomes the target of a dreaded politician and his gangster son, but little do they realise that it is they who should fear him.
Style: rough, disturbing, suspense
Plot: warden, secret past, tough guy, one against many, violence, love interest, bollywood, brawl, hand to hand combat, one man army, fight, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.7
 232
Street Hunter (1990)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Logan Blade is a tough police officer who has to confront a gang led by ruthless Colonel Walsh.
Plot: uzi, desert eagle, gunfight, brawl, police, machine gun, fistfight, hand to hand combat, pump action shotgun, blood, black hero, blood spatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 8.5
 1.3M
Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, captivating, rough, breathtaking, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, gladiator, freedom, revenge, ancient rome, courage, pride and honor, master warrior, slavery, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: rome italy, north africa, italy, germany, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.8
 387
Deadly Heroes (1993)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Ex-Navy SEAL Brad Cartowski is injured during an attack at Athens airport by terrorists who kidnap his wife and fly her on a hijacked plane to North Africa. Cartowski goes in pursuit, aided by another ex-SEAL, Cody Grant. Cartowski soon finds the ...
Style: cult film
Plot: airport, attack, rocket, grenade launcher, fictional war, uzi, behind enemy lines, island, submarine, exploding building, terrorism, commando ...
Place: athens greece, libya
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Sigurd Drakedreper (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sigurd Drakedreper is a film about Sigurd growing up in a time when conflicts are resolved with weapons. Sigurd is named after a great tale hero, Sigurd FĂ„vnesbane. It is expected that he will grow up and become a strong Viking, like all in his ...
Style: cult film
Plot: viking, children, slavery, little boy, sword and sandal, barbarian, father son relationship, casualty of war, spear, axe fight, sword, boy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Journey of Honor (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The son of a besieged Shogun in war-torn 17th century Japan travels to Spain to buy weaponry from the king.
Plot: fight, king, army, sword fight, priest, harem, female nudity, dungeon, royal court, grief, missionary, prisoner ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: spain, japan, morocco, feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 677
Lone Hero (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An actor in a Wild West show must become a mythical Western Hero when a biker gang descends upon a small Montana town.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, small town, vigilantism, tough heroes, fighting crime, leadership, lone wolves, gang, danger, chase, heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%