Movies like The Inglorious Bastards

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The Inglorious Bastards (1978)
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The Inglorious Bastards (1978)
Original name: Quel maledetto treno blindato
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Set in Europe during WWII, a group of American soldiers on their way to military prison are beset upon by a German artillery attack, escaping with Switzerland in their sights. Before making it any farther, they volunteer to steal a V2 warhead for the French Underground - taking them deep into the heart of German territory.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, semi serious, bloody, stylized, entertaining, absurd, tense, interesting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cult, explosion, escape, war, gunfight, survival, adventure, military, heroes, friends, soldier, misfit, battles, partners, life is a bitch, on the run, fugitives, danger, heroic mission, chases and races, buddies, military life, escapades, rivalry, undercover ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: france, germany, europe

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Most similar movies to The Inglorious Bastards

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about danger, heroes, military, war, soldier, heroic mission and escapades mostly in War, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Inglorious Bastards: Von Ryan's Express (1965), The Dirty Dozen (1967), Where Eagles Dare (1968), The Bridge at Remagen (1969), The Hunt for Wehrwolf (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Von Ryan's Express (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Von Ryan's Express stars Frank Sinatra as a POW colonel who leads a daring escape from Nazi Germany by taking over a freight train, but he has to win over the British soldiers he finds himself commanding.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, prison, escape, behind enemy lines, war, adventure, confined, heroic mission, fugitives, chases and races, escapades, daring rescue ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s, year 1943
Place: switzerland, italy, germany, europe, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Dirty Dozen (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy ch√Ęteau and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom are facing death sentences for a variety of violent crimes, agree to the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: behind enemy lines, soldier, military, basic training, machismo, suicide mission, castle, hand grenade, secret mission, explosion, training, commando ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 158 min.
Story: World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general ...
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, twists and turns ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, military, behind enemy lines, double agent, undercover, mountain, german, war, soldier, daring rescue, heroic mission, plan gone awry ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: germany, austria, bavaria, alps, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
The Bridge at Remagen (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In March of 1945, as the War in Europe is coming to a close, fighting erupts between German and American troops at the last remaining bridgehead across the Rhine.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: soldier, military, bridge, explosion, battles, war, survival, anti war, against the odds, danger, military life, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s
Place: germany, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Hunt for Wehrwolf (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A small group of Russian soldiers with mixed skills are assembled to go on a covert mission to map out the area of Hitler's new HQ in the Ukraine known as Wehrwolf. But it's not until they get to their destination that the squads leader ...
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, rivalry, deadly, danger, world war two, escapades, heroes, heroic mission, behind enemy lines, heroism, reconnaissance, courage ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA, China, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Last months of World War II in April 1945. As the Allies make their final push in the European Theater, a battle-hardened U.S. Army sergeant in the 2nd Armored Division named Wardaddy commands a Sherman tank called "Fury" and its five-man ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, tense, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, war, nazi germany, heroism, battles, heroic mission, battle zone, rivalry, confined, danger, against the odds ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1945
Place: europe, germany, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Dirty Dozen: The Fatal Mission (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A renegade team of World War II soldiers. This time, one of the 12 is a woman and, with a Nazi spy within their midst, they're up against German wartime geniuses out to establish a Fourth Reich.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, partisan, heroes, against the odds, military, good versus evil, danger, heroic mission, against humanity, adventure, war, anti heroes ...
Place: denmark, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
The Last Drop (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Different factions in WWII-era Holland race to find a stash of Nazi gold.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold, heroic mission, adventure, military life, danger, battles, espionage, confined, against humanity, survival, military, world war two ...
Place: holland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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The Guns of Navarone (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 158 min.
Story: A team of allied saboteurs are assigned an impossible mission: infiltrate an impregnable Nazi-held island and destroy the two enormous long-range field guns that prevent the rescue of 2,000 trapped British soldiers.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: island, betrayal, military, soldier, allies, behind enemy lines, suicide attempt, resistance, adventure, war, german, sniper ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1940s
Place: germany, greece, battleship
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 6.5
 39K
Flyboys (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, factual, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: war, military, airplane, adventure, german, french, danger, heroes, vengeance, heroic mission, biplane, aerial combat ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Tuareg: The Desert Warrior (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a desolate section of the Sahara once ruled by the French, two thirsty men stumble into the camp of a Tuareg warrior where they're given water and shelter. Soldiers from the new Arab government now arrive by Jeep and demand the two men be ...
Style: rough, exciting, stylized, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, vengeance, desert, battles, rivalry, soldier, military, politics, chaos, tough heroes, war, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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Kelly's Heroes (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, War
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: A misfit group of World War II American soldiers goes AWOL to rob a bank behind German lines.
Style: humorous, realistic, clever, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold, heist, behind enemy lines, hippie, bank, robbery, military, tank, colonel, lieutenant, gold bar, expedition ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: france, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Bravo Two Zero (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When an elite eight-man British SAS team is dropped behind enemy lines, their mission is clear: take out Saddam Hussein's SCUD missile systems. But when communications are cut and the team finds themselves surrounded by Saddam's army, ...
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gulf war, behind enemy lines, military, soldier, chaos, survival, adventure, war, heroic mission, escapades, daring rescue, chases and races ...
Time: 1990s
Place: iraq, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Dirty Dozen: The Deadly Mission (1987)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Learning of a Nazi plot to attack Washington, D.C. with a deadly nerve gas, Major Wright leads twelve convicts on a suicide mission deep into occupied France to destroy the secret factory where the poison is made.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monastery, soldier, nazi occupation, danger, rescue, war, anti heroes, heroic mission, military, heroes, nerve gas, world war two ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, year 1944
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller, War
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: John Rambo is released from prison by the government for a top-secret covert mission to the last place on Earth he'd want to return - the jungles of Vietnam.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, chase, revenge, one man army, helicopter, soldier, vietnam veteran, vengeance, vietnam war, rivalry, danger, tough heroes ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, asia, usa, arizona, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Misfit Brigade (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, Denmark
Duration: 100 min.
Story: War story of the 27th Panzers, Hitler's heavy-duty combat regiment composed of prisoners.
Style: realistic, captivating, exciting, bleak, serious ...
Plot: soldier, anti war, against humanity, adventure, escapades, military, battles, prison, prison life, rebellion, danger, heroes ...
Time: 40s, 1940s
Place: germany, mine, soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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 8K
Red Scorpion (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: South Africa, USA, Namibia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Russian KGB agent is sent to Africa to kill an anti-Communist black revolutionary. However, he has a change of heart when he sees how the Russians and their Cuban allies are killing and repressing the locals, so he switches sides and helps the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, chase, one man army, assassination, soldier, russian, agent, adventure, state affairs, politics, military, mission of murder ...
Time: 80s
Place: africa, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 2.2
 778
Ardennes Fury (2014)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: As the Battle of the Bulge rages on, an American tank unit gets trapped behind Nazi lines. With just hours before the bombs of Operation Ardennes Fury fall, the tank's commander makes the risky decision to rescue an orphanage.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tank, heroic mission, daring rescue, war, battle zone, battles, tough heroes, danger, soldier, military, heroes, nun ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Dirty Dozen: Next Mission (1985)
Genre: Action, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Major Reisman is "volunteered" to lead another mission using convicted army soldiers, sentenced to either death or long prison terms. This time their mission is to kill a Nazi general who plans to assassinate Hitler.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, assassination, army, convict, heroic mission, anti heroes, war, wartime life, escapades, adventure, danger, deadly ...
Place: europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Inglourious Basterds (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 153 min.
Story: In Nazi-occupied France during World War II, a group of Jewish-American soldiers known as "The Basterds" are chosen specifically to spread fear throughout the Third Reich by scalping and brutally killing Nazis. The Basterds, lead by Lt. ...
Style: dark humor, tense, atmospheric, suspense, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, sadism, working undercover, war, german, self sacrifice, hitler, violence, soldier, danger, plan gone awry, loss of family member ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: france, europe, germany, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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U-571 (2000)
Genre: Action, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: In the midst of World War II, the battle under the sea rages and the Nazis have the upper hand as the Allies are unable to crack their war codes. However, after a wrecked U-boat sends out an SOS signal, the Allies realise this is their chance to ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: submarine, navy, military, german, code, mission, nazism, war, survival, boat, allies, top secret ...
Time: 1940s
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Force 10 from Navarone (1978)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Mallory and Miller are back. The survivors of Navarone are sent on a mission along with a unit called Force 10, which is led by Colonel Barnsby. But Force 10 has a mission of their own which the boys know nothing about.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: task force, betrayal, military, double agent, traitor, partisan, bridge, sergeant, colonel, battle, adventure, war ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: yugoslavia, england, italy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Age of Heroes (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of the formation of Ian Fleming's 30 Commando unit, a precursor for the elite forces in the U.K.
Style: captivating, exciting, tense, epic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: insubordination, heroic mission, escapades, war, mission gone awry, officers and cadets, betrayal, chase, battle zone, adventure, chases and races, skiing ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, year 1940
Place: norway, scotland, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Thou Shalt Not Kill... Except (1985)
Genre: Action, Thriller, Adventure, War, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Vietnam, 1969. War is Hell. For Marine Sergeant Jack Stryker (Brian Schulz), however, Hell is just the beginning. Trapped outside a Viet Cong village, Stryker takes two bullets to the leg. Sent home from the war, he discovers his ex-girlfriend ...
Style: scary, exciting, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, psychopath, jungle, soldier, cult, confined, superhuman powers, social misfits, battle zone, master warrior, violence spree, homecoming ...
Time: 20th century
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.9
 32K
Red Tails (2012)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of the Tuskegee Airmen, the first African-American pilots to fly in a combat squadron during World War II.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military life, aerial combats, fighter pilot, military base, soldier, discrimination, military, war, danger, interracial relations, heroic mission, society ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s, year 1944, year 1942
Place: europe, italy, pentagon, germany, cuba ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
When Trumpets Fade (1998)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In WWII Western Germany, Private David Manning reluctantly leaves behind a mortally wounded fellow soldier and searches for survivors from his platoon, only to learn from commanding officer Captain Pritchett that they have all been killed in action. ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: military life, heroic mission, military, survival, danger, anti war, battles, battle zone, siblings relations, wartime life, nazi germany, u.s. army ...
Time: year 1944
Place: europe, germany, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.5
 571
Commandos (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Sgt. Sullivan puts together a group of Italian-Americans into disguise as Italian soldiers in order to infiltrate a North African camp held by the Italians. After the soldiers have knifed the Italians in their beds, they find a hooker living at the ...
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military base, undercover, adventure, working undercover, heroic mission, escapades, war, rivalry, military, danger, battles ...
Time: 40s, 20th century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Saints and Soldiers: Airborne Creed (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A group of American GIs work their way through war-torn France during the final days of the Second World War.
Style: tense, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, military, heroes, heroic mission, war, daring rescue, battles, danger, american soldier, friendship, blood, world war two ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s, year 1944
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Behind Enemy Lines (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Col. Carradine leads a group of American P.O.W.s, battling their way to freedom as Saigon falls to the Viet Cong.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, escapades, adventure, war, confined, rescue, heroes, captivity, military, soldier, danger, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, year 1973
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Beast of War (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During the war in Afghanistan a Soviet tank crew commanded by a tyrannical officer find themselves lost and in a struggle against a band of Mujahadeen guerrillas in the mountains.
Style: realistic, bleak, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: village, soldier, war, military, survival, vengeance, destiny, captivity, anti war, beast, behind enemy lines, danger ...
Time: 80s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, israel, russia, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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