Movies like The Deluge

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The Deluge
Original name: Potop
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 287 min.
Story: Following With Fire and Sword', this is an adaptation of the second and most spectacular part of Sienkiewicz's trilogy of warfare, romance, and derring-do. With war raging across Europe in the 17th century, a dashing warrior fights for the heart of a young gentlewoman. With almost four hundred actors, thousands of extras and twenty three thousand costumes, this is one of the most popular films in Polish cineman and received an Oscar nomination for Best Foreign Feature.
Style: rough, serious, stylized, realistic, exciting, captivating, epic
Plot: love and romance, state affairs, romance, soldier, war, opposites attract, forbidden love, adventure, chaos and mayhem, political unrest, battles, heroes, military, couples, polish, doubt, bedridden, drum, white flag, scot, emperor, army, dead man, rescue, dead animal ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages, 1600s
Place: lithuania, warsaw poland, poland, sweden
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Shogun
Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
USA, Japan
125 min.
 7.9
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Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
UK, USA
90 min.
 8.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, epic and exciting films with plots about battle, adventure, violence, battles, military, heroes and state affairs mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like The Deluge: Arn: The Knight Templar (2007), Taras Bulba (1962), Colonel Wolodyjowski (1969), Shogun (1980), With Fire and Sword (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Arn: The Knight Templar
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Sweden, UK, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.
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Place: europe, holy land, sweden, middle east
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Taras Bulba
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 ...
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Colonel Wolodyjowski
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 160 min.
Story: In 1668 Polish colonel Michael Wolodyjowski, who recently retired to a monastery, is recalled to active duty and takes charge of Poland's eastern frontier defenses against invading Tatar hordes and Ottoman armies.
Style: romanticism
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Shogun
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 125 min.
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With Fire and Sword
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
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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
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Time: 17th century, 1600s
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Duration: 145 min.
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Style: epic, exciting, rough, serious, realistic ...
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Style: epic, serious, exciting, realistic, stylized
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Style: emotional, captivating, romantic, sentimental, epic ...
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Dauria
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 182 min.
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Style: epic, atmospheric, serious, realistic, captivating ...
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El Cid
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, realistic ...
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King Arthur
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the 'Sarmatian hypothesis' which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and that the Roman-British military commander, ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: ancient history, middle ages
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Khartoum
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 134 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, exciting, rough ...
Plot: desert, islam, culture clash, war, adventure, politics, british, colonialism, christian, rebellion, idealism, christianity ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 18th century, victorian england, 1880s ...
Place: africa, egypt, england, middle east, sudan ...
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The Lady and the Duke
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany
Duration: 129 min.
Story: This breathtaking, visually experimental film from New Wave director Eric Rohmer tells the true story of Grace Dalrymple Elliot (Lucy Russell), a British aristocrat trapped in Paris during the French Revolution. Determined to maintain her stiff ...
Style: serious, melancholic, realistic, atmospheric, enigmatic ...
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Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france, europe, tokyo, new orleans, japan ...
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System:   38%
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Ironclad
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Switzerland, USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the rights of free men. Yet within months of pledging himself to the great charter, the King ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, adventure, political unrest, gory, revolution, king, castle, palaces castles and temples, battles, danger, escapades, rebellion ...
Time: middle ages
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The 300 Spartans
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, talky, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, adventure, betrayal, military, soldier, sword fight, master warrior, sacrifice, courage, immortality, beautiful scenery, runaway ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1960s
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece, egypt
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    User:   43%
 
Sharpe's Waterloo
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Bernard Cornwell, "Sharpe's Waterloo" brings maverick British officer Lt. Col. Richard Sharpe to his last fight against the French, in June of 1815.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
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Time: 19th century, 1810s
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System:   36%
    User:   35%
 
In the Arms of My Enemy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Belgium, France, Canada
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Jakub and Vladimir, two brothers in their late teens, join in the Cossack army to flee poverty. Elias and Roman, two other brothers, on their own as well, steal horses to survive... When fate brings them together, the encounter proves lethal. ...
Style: rough, serious, epic, realistic, stylized ...
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Time: 19th century
Place: eastern europe
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System:   35%
    User:   28%
 
Pan Tadeusz: The Last Foray in Lithuania
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland, France
Duration: 127 min.
Story: A grand and patriotic tale of Poland's struggle for freedom just before Napoleon's war with Russia. Written in poetic style by Adam Mickiewicz, this story follows two feuding Polish families as they overcome their old conflicts and petty ...
Style: epic, serious, emotional, sincere, realistic
Plot: vengeance, destructive relationship, rivalry, romance, social differences, political unrest, war, heroes, battle, invasion, napoleon bonaparte
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: europe, poland, russia, lithuania
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System:   35%
    User:   29%
 

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