Movies like The Man in the Iron Mask 1977

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The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)
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The Man in the Iron Mask (1977)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of Louis XIV of France and his attempts to keep his identical twin brother Philippe imprisoned away from sight and knowledge of the public, and Philippe's rescue by the aging Musketeers, led by D'Artagnan.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, musketeer, adventure, vengeance, friendship, heroes, confined, betrayal, conspiracy, partners, royal family, political intrigue, rebellion, adventurer, intrigue, master warrior, heroic mission, dishonesty, buddies, escapades, rivalry, escape, state affairs, corrupted ruler, partners against crime ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france

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Most similar movies to The Man in the Iron Mask

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, serious and humorous films with plots about adventure, heroes, rivalry, escapades, sword fight, swashbuckler and danger mostly in Adventure, History and Action genres. Some movies like The Man in the Iron Mask: The Count of Monte-Cristo (1975), The Three Musketeers (2011), The Fifth Musketeer (1979), The Three Musketeers (1973), The Return of the Musketeers (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Count of Monte-Cristo (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A TV adaptation of the classic Alexandre Dumas novel. Edmond Dantes is falsely accused by those jealous of his good fortune, and is sentenced to spend the rest of his life in the notorious island prison, Chateau d'If. While imprisoned, he meets ...
Style: captivating, tense, contemplative, suspenseful, stylized ...
Plot: betrayal, false accusation, frame up, revenge, vengeance, treasure, life is a bitch, redemption, island, bankruptcy, disorder, false arrest ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1830s
Place: paris france, europe, france, marseille, marseille provence
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100%
The Three Musketeers (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, History, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA, Germany, France, UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The hot-headed young D'Artagnan along with three former legendary but now down on their luck Musketeers must unite and defeat a beautiful double agent and her villainous employer from seizing the French throne and engulfing Europe in war.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, stylized, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, duel, adventure, danger, political intrigue, buddies, partners, escapades, heroic mission, daring rescue, uninhibited rivalry, conspiracy ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, venice, london, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Man in the Iron Mask (1998)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Years have passed since the Three Musketeers, Aramis, Athos and Porthos, have fought together with their friend, D'Artagnan. But with the tyrannical King Louis using his power to wreak havoc in the kingdom while his twin brother, Philippe, ...
Style: baroque, exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musketeer, adventure, twins, royal family, lookalikes, throne, mask, daring rescue, righting the wronged, danger, hopes, heroes ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Fifth Musketeer (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Austria, West Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: King Louis XIV has without his knowledge a twin brother, Philippe, but when he is told, he immediately locks up his brother in the Bastille. The king wants to increase his popularity and stages an assassination against himself where Philippe is ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: twins, assassination attempt, mistaken identity, prison, royalty, royal court, daring rescue, dishonesty, hidden identity, escapades, intrigue, heroes ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Three Musketeers (1973)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Spain, Panama, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The young D'Artagnan arrives in Paris with dreams of becoming a king's musketeer. He meets and quarrels with three men, Athos, Porthos, and Aramis, each of whom challenges him to a duel. D'Artagnan finds out they are musketeers and is ...
Style: humorous, witty, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: swashbuckler, heroes, musketeer, sword fight, adventure, romance, fight, extramarital affair, cabaret, friends, royal family, cons and scams ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 19th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, england, new york ...
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39%
The Four Musketeers: Milady's Revenge (1974)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Spain, Panama, UK, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: The Four Musketeers defend the queen and her dressmaker from Cardinal Richelieu and Milady de Winter.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, strangulation, soldier, heroes, seduction, adventure, vengeance, love and romance, espionage, romance, dishonesty, against the odds ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, england, europe, italy, paris france ...
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36%
The Return of the Musketeers (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: UK, France, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: It's 1649: Mazarin hires the impoverished D'Artagnan to find the other musketeers: Cromwell has overthrown the English king, so Mazarin fears revolt, particularly from the popular Beaufort. Porthos, bored with riches and wanting a title, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, cult film, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, heroes, adventure, romance, betrayal, rescue, crimes, adventurer, rebellion, buddies, politics, partners ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 1600s, 70s
Place: france, england, europe, new york, new jersey
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31%
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The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, baroque ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, rescue, betrayal, kingdom, vengeance, adventure, heroic mission, righting the wronged, haunted by the past, danger, intrigue, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Christopher Columbus: The Discovery (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Spain
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Genoan navigator Christopher Columbus has a dream to find an alternative route to sail to the Indies, by traveling west instead of east, across the unchartered Ocean sea. After failing to find backing from the Portugese, he goes to the Spanish court ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: adventurer, ocean or sea, adventure, heroic mission, against the odds, rebelliousness, intrigue, betrayal, dishonesty, ocean, royal family, sword duel ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance
Place: spain, portugal, europe, atlantic ocean, west indies ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Lady and the Highwayman (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in old England, Hugh Grant ("Four Weddings & a Funeral", "Notting Hill") plays a highwayman who steals from the rich and gives to the poor. But during one of his robberies, he falls in love with an aristocratic lady, Emma ...
Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: forbidden love, escapades, adventure, intrigue, romance, royal court, woman in danger, heroes, rivalry, couples, fall in love, royal family ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Lady Musketeer (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Croatia, Germany, USA
Duration: 163 min.
TV show
Story: The legend of Jacques D'Artagnan (Michael York) gets a gender-bending update in this swashbuckling adventure. Though legendary swordsman Jacques D'Artagnan's best days may be well behind him, he has schooled his daughter Valentine ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, captivating, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, royal family, heroes, daring rescue, good versus evil, adventurer, adventure, kidnapping, heroic mission, dishonesty, danger, crimes ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Angelique: The Road to Versailles (1965)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Angelique (Michele Mercier) is saved by the king of the cutthroats (Giuliano Gemma) when she is endangered in the streets of Paris. After her hero is killed, she has many amorous affairs and becomes a successful businesswoman in this costume-drama ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: adventurer, love affair, strong female presence, sexual content, couples, woman in danger, nudity (full frontal - brief), love and romance, state affairs, heroes, adventure, danger ...
Time: 17th century
Place: paris france, europe, france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, realistic ...
Plot: friendship, musketeer, adventure, intrigue, partners, escapades, romance, daring rescue, rivalry, state affairs, royal family, danger ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: semi serious, exciting, humorous, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: musketeer, kidnapping, adventurer, obsessive quest, partners against crime, adventure, heroic mission, heroes, dishonesty, crime, crimes, danger ...
Time: 20th century
Place: indiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Brigand of Kandahar (1965)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: UK
Duration: 81 min.
Story: 1880. British India. Robert Case, a half-caste lieutenant, is unjustly discharged from the British Army. He joins the rebel Bengali tribesmen offensive against the colonial enemy. They capture a foreign journalist and Case recounts his story of ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: injustice, battle zone, military life, frame up, vengeance, apocalypse, redemption, false accusation, heroes, rebellion, rivalry, life is a bitch ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, victorian
Place: india, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Fighting Musketeers (1961)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on Alexandre Dumas père novel. Part 1.
Plot: musketeer, palace, good versus evil, sword, rescue, duel, period piece, lady in waiting, mission, swashbuckler, honor, nobility ...
Time: 1600s, 17th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Tai-Pan (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The film begins following the British victory of the first Opium War and the seizure of Hong Kong. Although the island is largely uninhabited and the terrain unfriendly, it has a large port that both the British government and various trading ...
Style: realistic, serious, epic
Plot: british colonial, rivalry, interracial relations, historical event, adventure, society, heroes, master warrior, ocean, uninhibited rivalry, culture clash, martial arts ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1840s
Place: china, hong kong, asia, europe, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Royal Flash (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Cowardly rogue Harry Flashman's (Malcolm McDowell) schemes to gain entry to the royal circles of 19th-century Europe go nowhere until he meets a pair of devious nobles with their own agenda. At their urging, Flashman agrees to re-create himself ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, offbeat, stylized
Plot: battles, soldier, betrayal, battle, sword fight, political intrigue, military life, farce, royal family, undercover, state affairs, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1840s
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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The Conspiracy (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Spain
Duration: 128 min.
Story: 16th century ruler King Philip II of Spain maneuvers within a court of deceit and betrayal
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, epic, gloomy ...
Plot: politics, royal family, love affair, love and romance, crimes, political intrigue, political conspiracy, ambition, state affairs, royal court, deadly, dishonesty ...
Time: 16th century
Place: spain, europe, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Shadowless Sword (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: South Korea, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Wuxia adventure out of South Korea, The Legend of the Shadowless Sword is a handsome martial arts epic by Kim Yung-jun (Flying Warriors). The film's simple story allows for exceptionally creative action sequences about every three to four ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rescue, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, assassination, deadly, destiny, crimes, wiretap ...
Time: contemporary, 10th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Daughter of D'Artagnan (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: It is 1654, in the South of France. When horsemen follow a runaway slave into the convent where he's taken sanctuary and kill both the fugitive and the Mother Superior, they little realise that one of the novices is the spirited daughter of ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: musketeer, conspiracy, royalty, vengeance, convent, rebelliousness, parents and children, murder, adventure, rebellion, escapades, righting the wronged ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The 4 Musketeers (2005)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Canada, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 210 min.
TV show
Story: Exile and possibly death are in the cards for the Queen of France in this edgy cloak-and-dagger adventure based on Alexandre Dumas' unrivaled tale of THE THREE MUSKETEERS and their reckless romantic friend D'Artagnan. Supernatural powers ...
Style: exciting, captivating, entertaining, tense, stylized ...
Plot: musketeer, adventure, danger, rivalry, friends, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, escapades, friendship, love, honor, political intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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On Guard (1997)
Genre: Drama, Adventure
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: epic, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: murder, betrayal, swashbuckler, hunchback, older man younger woman relationship, disguise, dishonesty, deadly, heroes, babies and infants, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 1700s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
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The Three Musketeers (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Romance
Country: Austria, UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: D'Artagnan travels to Paris hoping to become a musketeer, one of the French king's elite bodyguards, only to discover that the corps has been disbanded by conniving Cardinal Richelieu, who secretly hopes to usurp the throne. Fortunately, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, betrayal, good versus evil, heroes, duel, friendship, throne, adventure, family, romance, escapades, heroic mission ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.2
 794
Lionheart (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Hungary, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young knight sets out to join King Richards crusaders. Along the way, he encounters The Black Prince who captures children and sells them as slaves to the Muslims. It is Robert Narra's sworn duty to protect the children and lead them to ...
Style: captivating, serious, exciting, disturbing
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: violence, sword fight, adventure, daring rescue, folk hero, rescue, heroic mission, state affairs, partners, obsessive quest, battles, medieval ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: france, paris france, europe, holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.2
 1K
Angelique (2013)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Belgium, Czech Republic, Austria
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The incredible destiny of Angélique: a beautiful girl who found in her love for Joffrey Peyrac the strength to fight injustice and submission in a century plagued by power struggles, inequality and the oppression.
Style: stylized, romantic, baroque, compassionate, touching ...
Plot: royal court, love and romance, forced marriage, palaces castles and temples, escapades, society, fall in love, couples, nobility, young wife, rich and poor, true love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Fighting Prince of Donegal (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Family, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Ireland 1587. Hugh O'Donnell inherits the title of The O'Donnell, the prince of Donegal, and tries to unite Ireland to make war on England. But then Hugh is kidnapped and imprisoned by the Viceroy of Ireland and held ransom for the ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspense, sincere, touching
Audience: family outing
Plot: prince, heroes, rescue, rivalry, adventure, state affairs, political intrigue, political unrest, against the odds, revolution, religions or cults, romance ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ireland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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Blackbeard (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: In the Golden Age of Piracy, at the dawn of the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation has become legend. Now, for the ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, heroes, adventurer, daring rescue, rescue, adventure, rebelliousness, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.8
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The Musketeers (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Set in 17th century Paris, musketeers Athos, Porthos, Aramis and D'Artagnan are members of an elite band of soldiers who fight for what is just. They are heroes in the truest and most abiding sense – men that can be trusted and believed in to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, stylized, suspense
Plot: musketeer, swords and armor, adventure, king, heroic mission, duel, danger, sword fight, state affairs, partners, good versus evil, escapades ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The King's Musketeers (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 109 min.
Story: The band of musketeers; D'Artagnan, Porthos, Aramis and Athos, portrayed in a purely self-ironic and disenchanted key, in a series of adventures in order to save King Louis XIV.
Style: humorous, exciting, ironic, entertaining, light
Plot: musketeer, friendship, heroic mission, adventure, chase, throne, irony, parody, heroes, escapades, danger, daring rescue ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%