Movies like Class of '61

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Class of '61 (1993)
 5.5
 387
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, revolver, military training, love interest, battlefield, combat ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about violence, battles, combat, gun, battle, gunfight and pistol 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 Base (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.9
 527
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: battlefield, bayonet, historic figure, bald man, last stand, british accent, sword, bald, warrior, hindu, 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, american flag, musket, kiss, violence, shepherd, u.s. cavalry, main character shot, faith, christian, flintlock rifle, confederate army ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, war violence, house, hand to hand combat, italian woman, explosion, escape, kiss, chase, doctor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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: arson, battle, old west, world war one, fire, surprise attack, kiss, cowboy hat, cowboy, african american, repeating rifle, mexican revolution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, showdown, dance number ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 4.7
 819
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, hand to hand combat, u.s. army, chase, vigilantism, working undercover, military, dishonesty, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 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: chase, terrorist, bar, one man army, battle, battles, son, espionage, heroic mission, vengeance, tough heroes, save the day ...
Time: 90s
Place: angola
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: american civil war, battles, confederate soldier, territory, heroes, politics, moral dilemma, homecoming, vengeance, introspection, adventure, military ...
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: gunfight, infidelity, haystack, thief, brunette, long hair, seduction, standoff, mission, wagon train, duel, saddle ...
Time: 1840s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 4.5
 510
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 ⇓
58%
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, kiss, female nudity, sex, semiautomatic pistol, grenade launcher, ak 47, explosion, kung fu classic, pistol, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 3.8
 163
High Adventure (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: UK, Bulgaria, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Petit-fils du célèbre explorateur Allan Quaterman, Chris Quaterman ne vit que pour l'aventure. Riche et séduisant,décontacté et déterminé, il se lance au péril de sa vie et celles de ses compagnons sur les traces du trésor ...
Plot: rifle, pistol, revolver, brawl, fistfight, chase, lost treasure, heroes, adventure hero, kiss, adventurer, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: battles, dance number, horse, sword fight, swashbuckler, desert, sword, wrestling, battle, violence, dungeon, greco roman wrestling ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 4.5
 155
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 ⇓
53%
 5.8
 204
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 ⇓
50%
 5.4
 187
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: brawl, ex marine, war violence, foot chase, air strike, hand grenade, blood spatter, helicopter, native tribe, grenade launcher, one man army, environmental issue ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 231
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: brawl, blood spatter, revolver, gunslinger, martial arts, gangster, uzi, bounty hunter, female nudity, shotgun, fistfight, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, battles, pirate captain, flirt, rapier, sword duel, captain, jewel, sailing ship, tavern, swashbuckler, jewelry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 7.3
 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, violence, one against many, bollywood, fight, brawl, hand to hand combat, martial arts, love interest, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 3.0
 55
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, complex, rough, factual
Plot: war, epic battle, battlefield, fight scenes, weapons, combat, confederate army, warrior, union soldier, battles, courage, american civil war ...
Time: 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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, tough guy, semiautomatic pistol, jungle warfare, martial arts, m 16, disarming someone, blood splatter, boxing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.8
 326
Midnight Man (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the police start a crackdown on Yakuza activities, a killer (James Lew) starts killing the cops forcing a martial-arts officer (Lorenzo Lamas) to fight back. AKA Midnight Man
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense
Plot: fistfight, police officer killed, martial arts, stylized violence, violence, villain, martial artist, gangsters, kung fu master, hand to hand combat, police officer, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.8
 168
Desert Law (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 300 min.
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: combat, terrorist, businesswoman, desert, mercenary, musket, fistfight, violence, warrior, father son relationship, pistol, escape ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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, peplum, prison, sword and sandal, slave, ancient rome, greek mythology, gladiator, wrestling, warrior, sword fight, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating, intense ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, hostage, hostages, confined, missing person, woman in danger, ransom, love and romance, danger ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: morocco, washington d.c., africa, usa, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Ninja Mission (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Sweden, UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: CIA, KGB and the amazing ninja masters are all in the center of Russia where the Swedish nuclear professor Karl Markov have invented a new kind of nuclear technology. Markov's invention can change the balance of power in the world. All want ...
Plot: hand grenade, brawl, sword fight, blood spatter, martial artist, kendo, sword, winter, renegade, nightclub, mission, terrorism ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 3.9
 293
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: surprise ending, suspense, cult film
Plot: hand to hand combat, one against many, m 16, spy hero, home invasion, hand grenade, interracial romance, disarming someone, mexican standoff, gun, fictional government agency, kung fu ...
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 3.9
 6K
Black Eagle (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: One of the US Air Force's most modern tactical aircrafts, an F-100 with a new laser guidance system, crashes into the sea near Malta - a region where the Soviet forces are highly present, too. The CIA immediately sends out their best secret ...
Style: realistic, serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: secret agents, espionage, chase, undercover, heroes, martial arts, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, danger, special agents, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 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, realistic, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, battles, military, soldier, war, heroic mission, state affairs, civil rights, battle zone, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 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, breathtaking, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, gladiator, pride and honor, freedom, courage, slavery, sword fight, heroes, tragic hero, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: rome italy, italy, spain, germany, north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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