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The Dacians (1966)
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The Dacians (1966)
Original name: Dacii
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The great King of Dacia, Decebal (Decebalus), is disposed to make the ultimate sacrifice in order to keep the integrity of his people. His own son, Cotyso, is given to the god Zamolxis to the dismay of the King and his daughter Meda. Septimius Severus a young roman devoted to his adopted country, must make the choose between his blood origins and the culture he was raised to
Plot: ancient rome, sword, horse riding, village, roman empire, heroes, battles, archer, barbarian, horde, loyalty, aggression, throne, patriotism, conquering, occupation, archery, patriot, human sacrifice, roman soldier, army general, sword duel, battle, peplum
Time: 80s, 1st century, 1st century b.c.

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, epic and captivating films with plots about battles, battle, ancient rome, heroes, sword, horse and violence mostly in History, Drama and War genres. Some movies like The Dacians: Michael the Brave (1971), Burebista (1980), The Crossing (2000), The Column (1968), Nero (2004). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Michael the Brave (1971)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania, France, Italy
Duration: 203 min.
Story: An epic fresco depicting the reign (1593-1601) of Mihai Pätrascu (better known as "Mihai Viteazul" / "Michael the Brave"), the famous prince who united the three provinces: Transalpine Vallachia, Transylvania and Moldavia, into ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: battles, betrayal, graphic violence, political intrigue, political unrest, battle zone, politics, dishonesty, state affairs, rivalry, war, military ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: romania, transylvania
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Burebista (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The life of Dacian war-leader Burebista who ruled between 80-44 B.C.and founded a strong Dacian Kingdom despite considerable pressure from the neighboring Celtic warlords and the Greek cities of the Black Sea coast.
Plot: ancient civilization, gold, battle, village, violence, ancient rome, julius caesar, druid, human, battles, horse riding, horse ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: pompeii
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The Crossing (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A made-for-TV dramatization of George Washington's perilous gamble of crossing the Delaware River and attacking the British forces at Trenton.
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: military, heroes, battles, heroic mission, military life, against the odds, rebellion, rebelliousness, state affairs, battlefield, revolution, danger ...
Place: usa, delaware, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Column (1968)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Romania, West Germany
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The Roman Emperor Trajan has just murdered all the local men of Dacia and holds a military stronghold in what will later become Rumania. He places a Roman centurion in his place to occupy his latest conquest. After lopping off the head of the Dacian ...
Plot: ancient civilization, conquering, city, roman emperor, battle, betrayal, battles, banquet, suicide, sword, temple, construction ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Nero (2004)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Italy, Germany, UK, France, Tunisia
Duration: 192 min.
Story: As a young boy, future emperor Nero witnesses the mad Emperor Caligula kill his father and exile his mother. While in exile in the pontine islands, Agrippina, his mother, sees a vision telling her that her son can become emperor, but she will have ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: roman empire, roman emperor, ancient rome, intrigue, political unrest, power struggle, fight for supremacy, battles, historical figure, life, political intrigue, political conspiracy ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy
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Hannibal: Rome's Worst Nightmare (2006)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 89 min.
Story: It is 200 years before the birth of Christ and Rome is the new superpower of the ancient world. She believes she is invincible - but one man is destined to change that. He is a man bound by oath to avenge the wrongs inflicted on his home and, in ...
Style: captivating, realistic, exciting, serious, epic
Plot: roman empire, conquering, battles, leadership, heroes, soldier, vengeance, danger, rivalry, war, elephant, military ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, spain, alps, rome italy
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Stephen the Great - Vaslui 1475 (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In 1475 when Stephen the Great, ruler of Moldavia is facing an invading Ottoman army of 120 000 men, the fate of Christian Europe largely depends on the battle's outcome.
Plot: epic battle, bravery, ancient, muslim, sword, devastation, throne, pope, tribute, forest, christianity, slavery ...
Time: 1400s, middle ages, 15th century
Place: lithuania, black sea, romania, poland, vatican ...
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Proud Heritage (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Following the 1394 Battle of Rovine between the Wallachian and Ottoman armies Wallachian ruler Mircea the Elder consolidates his reign.In a small civil war he manages to oust his brother Dan from Wallachia.Dan's dream of usurping the Wallachian ...
Plot: battlefield, village, sword, medieval, battles, death, battle, ancient, turk, castle
Time: 14th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the Barbarians.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, tragic hero, battles, ancient rome, political unrest, politics, war, rivalry, state affairs, adventure, military ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Gaul (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 60 B.C. a group of Druids, including the arch-druid Guttuart (Max von Sydow), witness the passing of a comet and interpret it as the sign of the coming of a king for their country Gaul, which has not had a king for a long time. Guttuart ...
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Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Son of Cleopatra (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In Roman-dominated Egypt, the corrupt administration of a governor named Petronius has sparked a revolt headed by El Kabir, a young man who learns that he's actually the son of Cleopatra and Julius Caesar. When Petronius' daughter, Livia, ...
Plot: ancient rome, peplum, ancient egypt, battle axe, strongman, pyramid, spear, dagger, corporal punishment, brawl, tied to a tree, wrestling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Caesar the Conqueror (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 54 B.C. Julius Caesar seeks to solidify his position in Rome by putting down a rebellion in Gaul led by a tribal chieftain named Vercingetorix. Vercingetorix has rallied many tribes to his cause, including one led by the beautiful Queen Asterix ...
Style: epic, based on true events
Plot: sword fight, corporal punishment, battles, human, spit in the face, heroes, weapons, combat, kiss, roman, wounded soldier, enemy ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Brennus, Enemy of Rome (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: AKA: Brennus, Enemy of Rome, AKA: Battle of the Valiant A 1963 film about the sack of Rome in 387 BC
Plot: ancient rome, forced marriage, torture, whip, battle, arrow in back, arrow in chest, massacre, battles, cell, fencing
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31%
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Centurion (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus' legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe the Picts from the face of the Earth and destroy their leader, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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The Immortals (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Thriller, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 1611,a few years after the death of Prince Michael the Brave,ruler of Wallachia,Moldavia and Transylvania,the remnants of his loyal personal guard wonder through medieval Europe.The faithful soldiers,under the command of their leader,Captain ...
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Country: Croatia, USA, Italy
Duration: 76 min.
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Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
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Duration: 113 min.
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Genre: Adventure, History, War
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
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Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, serious, realistic ...
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Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Romania
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Story: The Celtic queen who shook the Roman Empire. Boudica is one of history’s first and fiercest women warriors. Sickened by ceaseless war, the king of the Iceni accepts a treaty with the Romans in exchange for his tribe’s continued independence. But ...
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, realistic, rough ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
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Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, psychotronic
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Style: serious, captivating, stylized, epic, realistic
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
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Style: epic, exciting, serious, based on true events
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
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Style: emotional, epic, gloomy, captivating, serious ...
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24%
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Australia, UK
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Story: In 1306, Scottish King Robert the Bruce turns a defeated outlaw when his country is invaded. But before to free his sacred land, he must manage to regain his will to fight back and survive the persecution of those who want take his head and the ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Pompeii: The Last Day (2003)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In 79 AD, one of the infamous natural disasters in human history occurred when Mount Vesuvius erupted. With speculative dramatizations of various inhabitants' final hours along with detailed documentation of the known facts concerning the ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gods and Generals (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
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Style: epic, serious, sincere, rough, intense ...
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Cromwell (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
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Style: epic, realistic, stylized, serious, factual ...
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