Movies like Pharaoh

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Pharaoh (1966)
 7.4
 2K
Pharaoh (1966)
Original name: Faraon
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Young Pharaoh Ramses XIII clashes with Egypt's clergy over influence on the affairs of the state and its coffers.
Style: epic
Plot: pyramid, rebellion, religion, female nudity, battles, pharaoh, priest, power, father son relationship, eclipse, death of father, parable, temple, spectacle, tragic event, ancient egypt, canal, chariot, battle
Place: egypt

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Most similar movies to Pharaoh

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, epic, realistic and captivating films with plots about battles, rebellion, heroes, escapades, adventure, state affairs and female nudity mostly in Drama, History and Adventure genres. Some movies like Pharaoh: The Kautokeino Rebellion (2008), Dauria (1972), The Mission (1986), The Knights of the Quest (2001), Lost Seamen (2003). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Kautokeino Rebellion (2008)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Denmark, Norway, Sweden
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Religious and cultural reawakening inspires rebellion in a 19th century Norwegian village.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, epic, bleak
Plot: rebellion, christianity, rebel, religions or cults, life is a bitch, society, rebelliousness, political unrest, state affairs, tragic event, war, snow ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, norway
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.8
 299
Dauria (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 182 min.
Story: A chronicle of life in a small village in the Baikal Region on the eve of World War I and at the time of the October Revolution. The age-old foundations are crumbling, the process of social stratification is underway and, as a result, some people go ...
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental ...
Plot: russian civil war, wedding, revolution, village, world war one, unfulfillment, state affairs, war, rebellion, love and romance, romance, social relations ...
Place: russia, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
 7.4
 61K
The Mission (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When a Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region, a slave hunter is converted and joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to ...
Style: epic, thought provoking, realistic, harsh, touching ...
Plot: clergy, slavery, mission, jungle, punishment, wilderness, hopes, peaceful mission, religions or cults, murder, interracial relations, native americans ...
Time: 18th century
Place: south america, brazil, argentina, portugal, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Knights of the Quest (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In 1271, five young knights journey to Thebes in Greece to recover the Sacred Shroud and deliver it back to France and into the hands of the royal family.
Plot: quest, swashbuckler, religion, battles, medieval, friendship, violence, friend, sword and shield, knight
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
Movie in collections
 5.2
 213
Lost Seamen (2003)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Based on a novel by Jean-Claude Izzo, this melancholic movie focuses on three sailors being the last remaining crew members on their ship which is aground in the harbor of Marseille. After the owner has sold the "Aldébaran", only the ...
Plot: male nudity, female nudity, masturbation, tragic event, sailor, abandoned ship, pubic hair, female director
Place: marseille
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
With Fire and Sword (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In the mid-17th century, Poland was the largest, most democratic, and most tolerant country in Europe. However, a tragic civil war brought about the gradual decline of the once glorious republic...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: cossack, military, polish, battles, love affair, heroes, rebellion, rivalry, love triangle, culture clash, political unrest, politics ...
Time: 17th century
Place: poland, ukraine, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 9.3
 7K
Light Arose (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Sri Lanka
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Aloko Udapadi is a Sinhalese epic historical film based on the story of King Valagamba of Anuradhapura (89 – 77 BCE).
Plot: buddhism, king, security, sword, temple, power, army, drought, queen, fight, attack, murder ...
Place: sri lanka
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Sodom and Gomorrah (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Sex, torture and betrayal in Biblical Sodom and Gomorrah. Lot, leader of the Hebrews, believes his people can co-exist with the Sodomites, a disastrous decision.
Style: epic, realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: slave, old testament, graphic violence, adventure, society, leadership, heroes, state affairs, rescue, religions or cults, demolished city, chaos ...
Place: middle east, holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Movie in collections
 5.3
 7K
Revolution (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: New York trapper Tom Dobb becomes an unwilling participant in the American Revolution after his son Ned is drafted into the Army by the villainous Sergeant Major Peasy. Tom attempts to find his son, and eventually becomes convinced that he must take ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, suspense, cult film
Plot: battles, soldier, revolution, adventure, parents and children, fall in love, political unrest, human spirit, war, politics, life is a bitch, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
A Trickle of Blood (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Mexico
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Leon has a crush on Ofelia, so he decides to steal money from his father and cross the country looking for Ofelia who traveled to Guadalajara. On his journey, Leon goes through many adventures and takes the final step from childhood into adolescence.
Plot: father son relationship, travel, coming of age, uncle niece relationship, brothel, teenager, female nudity, dream, revolver, asian stereotype, washing dishes, nipples visible through clothing
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 6.0
 384
The Last Roman (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, West Germany, Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A Roman noble, Cethegus, tries to start a war, setting the Ostrogoths and their Queen, Amalasuntha, against the Byzantine Emperor Justinian; Cethegus wants to swoop in after they have destroyed each other and create a new Roman Empire from their ...
Style: epic
Plot: 6th century, female nudity, ancient rome, roman empire, sword and sandal
Place: rome italy, istanbul turkey, constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
A Viking Saga: Son of Thor (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Denmark, USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Drama set in the viking age, Helgi witnesses the destruction of his village and narrowly escapes to his uncle Rurik who raises him like his son. Many years later he meets the people responsible for his parents death and someone he never expected to ...
Style: saga, captivating, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: viking, battles, adventure, vengeance, rivalry, escapades, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, murder, paganism, renewed love, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
Place: denmark, europe, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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, ancient egypt, pyramid, wrestling, strongman, oasis, evil man, beefcake, battlefield, torture, sphinx, camel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
1612: Chronicles of the Dark Time (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 144 min.
Story: The czar of Russia has died and a power vacuum has developed. This period in the late 16th and early 17th century has been called "The Time of Troubles." There are many impostors who claim to the right to rule, but there's only one ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, epic
Plot: battles, conquering, war, politics, state affairs, wartime life, military, heroes, political unrest, sword fight, escapades, soldier ...
Time: 17th century
Place: poland, russia, europe, moscow russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 5.0
 148
Manaos (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, Mexico
Duration: 93 min.
Story: At the beginning of this century some owners of rubber plantations in the Amazonas jungle convert a village into one big prison. But the inhabitants have other plans...
Plot: exploitation, rebellion, colonization, rape, slavery, jungle, escape, female nudity, female full frontal nudity
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Long Ships (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In this elaborately mounted seafaring adventure, Rolfe (Richard Widmark) is a Viking leader with the cunning and devious mind of a pirate. Rolfe tells others sailors of "The Mother of Voices," a mammoth bell made of gold and as tall as ...
Style: semi serious, epic, saga
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, ship, battles, adventurer, uninhibited rivalry, legends and myths, obsession, siblings relations, heroic mission, rescue, rivalry, corrupted ruler ...
Time: 10th century
Place: scandinavia, north africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
An Epitaph for Barbara Radziwill (1983)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Poland
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Drama about historical figure Barbara Radziwiłł, her romance with King Sigismund II August, her death and her posthumous return to Vilnius.
Plot: star crossed lovers, tragic event, mistress, brother sister relationship, politics, funeral, dysfunctional marriage, arranged marriage, male female relationship, love, flashback, coronation ...
Time: 16th century
Place: lithuania
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Colossus of Rhodes (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: While on holiday in Rhodes, Athenian war hero Darios becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king, one from Rhodian patriots and the other from sinister Phoenician agents.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, rebellion, greek mythology, catastrophe, revolution, heroic mission, forces of nature, rebelliousness, state affairs, rivalry, heroes, soldier ...
Place: europe, greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 6.8
 27
Zelazna reka (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Drama directed by Ryszard Ber.
Plot: king, spy, throne, treason, royal court, traitor, intrigue, rape, best friend, chancellor, battles, secret agents ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
 7.3
 116K
The Way Back (2010)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA, United Arab Emirates, Poland, India
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Peter Weir's follow-up to Master & Commander (2003) is the stark & brilliant The Way Back, which takes on the theme of man's struggle for freedom. At the dawn of WWII, several men escape from a Russian gulag. The film ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, bleak, epic ...
Plot: survival, freedom, wilderness, prison escape, gulag, escape, journey, pow, wartime, war, camp, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: russia, india, himalaya, asia, tibet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Last Supper (1976)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Cuba
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A pious plantation owner attempts to teach Christianity to 12 of his slaves by inviting them to participate in a reenactment of the Last Supper.
Style: suspense, realistic, serious, cynical, biting ...
Plot: racism, rebellion, landlord, religion, slavery, christianity, plantation, culture clash, discrimination, interracial relations, rebelliousness, master and servant ...
Time: 18th century
Place: cuba, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Master of Dragonard Hill (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 18th-century British Caribbean colony of St. Joseph's, decadent and hedonistic aristocrats rule with an iron fist and terrorize slaves and suspected criminals with a painful whip called the "dragonard."
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: rebellion, injustice, against the odds, island, escapades, adventurer, heroes, adventure, rivalry, landlord, scot, female nudity ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Waiting for Heaven (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary, Turkey
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Eflatun is a master miniature artist who's living in 17th century Istanbul. One day, he's taken to the vizier's mansion by force. There he learns that Danyal, one of the Ottoman princes who has ignited an insurrection, is arrested in ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, epic
Plot: fight for supremacy, love affair, rebelliousness, rebellion, military, battles, fall in love, political unrest, state affairs, society, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, istanbul turkey, constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 5.1
 130K
10,000 BC (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: USA, South Africa
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A prehistoric epic that follows a young mammoth hunter's journey through uncharted territory to secure the future of his tribe.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, adventure, daring rescue, pyramid, mammoth, heroic mission, wilderness, cave, redemption, legends and myths, lone hero, destiny ...
Time: stone age, prehistoric times, prehistory, future
Place: north africa, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.0
 897
O Jerusalem (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: France, UK, Italy, Greece, Israel, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A tale of friendship between two men, one Jewish and the other Arab, as the state of Israel is being created.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: military, rebellion, friendship, battles, politics, state affairs, rivalry, wartime life, rebelliousness, political unrest, uninhibited rivalry, war for independence ...
Time: 1940s
Place: israel, holy land, jerusalem, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 6.3
 4K
Taras Bulba (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control of the Steps to the Cossacks. After the battle, however, the Poles back out of their agreement and ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: cossack, heroes, battles, forbidden love, father son relationship, brother brother relationship, military, unfulfillment, rebellion, adventure, love and romance, society ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ukraine, poland, europe, russia, kiev ukraine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 7.4
 39K
Gallipoli (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: As World War I rages, brave and youthful Australians Archy and Frank, both agile runners, become friends and enlist in the Australian and New Zealand Army Corps together. They later find themselves part of the Dardanelles Campaign on the Gallipoli ...
Style: atmospheric, touching, captivating, serious, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti war, military, world war one, friendship, british empire, idealism, human spirit, military life, battle zone, soldier, desert, army ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1915, 18th century
Place: australia, turkey, egypt, middle east, africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Story of Sin (1975)
Genre: Drama
Country: Poland
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A beautiful Polish girl whose lover has gone to Rome to seek a divorce from his previous wife travels around Europe in search of him and suffers a variety of tragic adventures as the men around her try to fit her into their own selfish schemes.
Style: erotic
Plot: rape, sex, pregnant woman, casino, love letter, prostitution, love, male full rear nudity, nudity (full frontal - brief), mother kills own child, sexy teenager, jailbait ...
Time: 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 6.8
 7K
Khartoum (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 128 min.
Story: English General Charles George Gordon, a devout Christian, is appointed military governor of Anglo-Egyptian Sudan by the Prime Minister. Ordered to evacuate Egyptians from the Sudan, Gordon stays on to protect the people of Khartoum, who are under ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, factual, talky ...
Plot: siege, islam, desert, politics, culture clash, imperialism, military, negotiation, battles, heroes, british empire, wartime ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s, 18th century
Place: africa, sudan, egypt, england, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
River of Fundament (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 319 min.
Story: Visionary artist Matthew Barney returns to cinema with this 3-part epic, a radical reinvention of Norman Mailer’s novel Ancient Evenings. In collaboration with composer Jonathan Bepler, Barney combines traditional modes of narrative cinema with ...
Style: surreal, psychological
Plot: ancient egypt, power struggle, pharaoh, fight for supremacy, reincarnation, surrealism, masturbation, excrement, car, river, feces, explicit sex ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%