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Rasputin: The Mad Monk (1966)
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Rasputin: The Mad Monk (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Rasputin, a crazed and debauched monk wreaks havoc at the local inn one night, chopping off the hand of one of the drinkers. As the bitter locals plan their revenge, the evil Rasputin works his satanic power over the beautiful women who serve at the Tsar's palace. Even the Tsarina herself is seduced by his evil ways and, as his influence begins to dominate government policy, there is only one course of action left... to destroy him before he destroys them all.
Style: rough, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: hypnosis, empress, assassination, supernatural, politics, graphic violence, rise to the top, royal family, intrigue, rivalry, political intrigue, manipulation, rise and fall, clergy, political unrest, healing power, state affairs, mysticism, betrayal, murder, illness, physician, doctor, father, suicide ...
Time: 1910s
Place: russia

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Most similar movies to Rasputin: The Mad Monk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and captivating films with plots about state affairs, rivalry, murder, deadly, royal family, dishonesty and politics mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Rasputin: The Mad Monk: Rasputin (2011), Rasputin (1981), Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), Scars of Dracula (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rasputin (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A group of Russian noblemen want to maintain the monarchy and plan to kill Rasputin.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, stylized, non-linear
Plot: rise to the top, empress, ambition, rise and fall, russian history, royal court, political intrigue, state affairs, society, clergy, conspiracy, battles ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: russia, europe, st. petersburg russia
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Rasputin (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Details the life of the Russian monk Rasputin. The film shows his rise to power and how it corrupted him. His sexual perversions and madness ultimatly leads to his gruesome assasination.
Style: disturbing, realistic, serious, atmospheric, thought provoking ...
Plot: assassination, clergy, intrigue, royal family, russian history, ambition, tragic hero, psychopath, betrayal, revolution, murder, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, year 1916
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Whilst vacationing in the Carpathian Mountain, two couples stumble across the remains of Count Dracula's castle. The Count's trusted servant kills one of the men, suspending the body over the Count's ashes so that the blood drips from ...
Style: gothic horror, gothic, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric ...
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, woman in danger, crucifix, stalking, vengeance, zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, escapades, obsessive quest, hidden identity ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1920s
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61%
Nicholas and Alexandra (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 183 min.
Story: Biography of the last Russian Monarch, Tsar Nicholas II and his Tsarina, Alexandra.Czar Nicholas II, the inept monarch of Russia, insensitive to the needs of his people, is overthrown and exiled to Siberia with his family.
Style: epic, serious, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: russian history, czar, royal family, russian revolution, politics, rise and fall, state affairs, rebellion, political unrest, rebelliousness, family relations, world war one ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 90s, edwardian era
Place: russia, siberia, crimea
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52%
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Scars of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Prince of Darkness casts his undead shadow once more over the cursed village of Kleinenberg when his ashes are splashed with bat's blood and Dracula is resurrected. And two innocent victims search for a missing loved one... loved to death ...
Style: gothic, rough, suspenseful, scary, serious ...
Plot: dracula, vampire, murder, good versus evil, village, castle, priest, curses spells and rituals, woman in danger, dangerous attraction, supernatural ability, supernatural ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
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44%
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The Gorgon (1964)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In the early 20th century a village experienced a series of inexplicable murders. All the victims were young men who had been to stone. The perpetrator of these deaths was a being so repulsive that she transformed the onlooker using the power of her ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, scary, psychological ...
Plot: village, mystery, supernatural, greek mythology, village life, crimes, ghost, stalking, investigation, mystery killer, greek, turned to stone ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany
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43%
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Rasputin (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Into an era seething with war and revolution, a man comes with an incredible power to heal a nation...or destroy it. Based on the true story of one of the most powerful and mysterious figures in Russian history.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense ...
Plot: murder, rise and fall, ambition, politics, society, clergy, unfulfillment, state affairs, rebelliousness, royal family, cure, monk ...
Time: edwardian era, year 1916
Place: russia
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40%
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The Deal (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: It is approaching an election in the UK when the leader of the Labour party, John Smith, suffers another in a line of heart attacks and dies. With the leadership campaign about to start the clear choice appears to be Gordon Brown, a stanch Scotsman. ...
Style: clever, serious, realistic, thought provoking, talky ...
Plot: politics, ambition, leadership, rise to the top, friendship, betrayal, political intrigue, state affairs, dishonesty, political corruption, campaign, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 90s, 80s
Place: england, britain
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40%
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The Assassination of Trotsky (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: UK, France, Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: After having been forced to leave the Soviet Union 1929 Trotsky has ended up in Mexico 1940. He is still busy with the politics. Stalin has sent out an assassin, Frank Jacson. Jacson befriends a young communist and gets an invitation to ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating
Plot: assassination, exile, rise and fall, on the run, state affairs, society, dishonesty, leadership, folk hero, graphic violence, conspiracy, political conspiracy ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Jinnah (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, Pakistan, India
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Biography of Mohammed Ali Jinnah, the founder of modern Pakistan is told through flashbacks as his soul tries to find eternal rest. The flashbacks start in 1947 as Jinnah pleads for a separate nation from the Muslim regime, infuriating Lord ...
Style: disturbing, captivating, realistic, serious, contemplative
Plot: political unrest, politics, muslim, religious fundamentalist, discrimination, human spirit, social differences, uninhibited rivalry, religions or cults, congress, imperialism, hopes ...
Time: 20th century, year 1948, year 1947, 1940s
Place: pakistan, india, kashmir
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
To Kill a King (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A recounting of the relationship between General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell, as they try to cope with the consequences of deposing King Charles I.
Style: clever, talky, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: rebelliousness, betrayal, rivalry, political unrest, state affairs, society, intrigue, dishonesty, revolution, torture, battlefield, political intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
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37%
A Man for All Seasons (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: Story of Sir Thomas More, who refused to accept the spiritual leadership of Henry VIII, and faces death as he struggles to remain loyal to his integrity.
Style: talky, captivating, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, moral dilemma, uninhibited rivalry, royal court, royal family, religions or cults, ego clash, state affairs, politics, intrigue, legal, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
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36%
Assassin of the Tsar (1991)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union, UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A new doctor from Moscow arrives at a provincial mental institution. His interest is the peculiarities of the psyche of a patient who believes that he is Yakov Yurovsky, the man who assassinated the last Russian tsar. In the course of their ...
Style: serious, realistic, mind bending, psychological, disturbing ...
Plot: mental institution, assassination, murder, time travel, misfit, state affairs, investigation, politics, dishonesty, changing the past or future, crimes, split personality ...
Time: 1910s, 90s
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Teamster Boss: The Jackie Presser Story (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Rise of Jackie Presser to President of the Teamster Union.
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, suspenseful, rough
Plot: labor union, graphic violence, tough heroes, ambition, rise and fall, society, life is a bitch, state affairs, rise to the top, heroes, unfulfillment, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
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33%
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Becket (1964)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: King Henry II of England has trouble with the Church. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, he has a brilliant idea. Rather than appoint another pious cleric loyal to Rome and the Church, he will appoint his old drinking and wenching buddy, Thomas ...
Style: epic, tense, talky, thought provoking, clever ...
Plot: bishop, friendship, betrayal, politics, archbishop, clergy, friends, religions or cults, church, royal family, introspection, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, france, london, vatican ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A look at the life and career of controversial Louisiana governor Huey Long, whose nickname was "The Kingfish."
Style: disturbing, sincere, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, life is a bitch, crimes, ambition, society, rise to the top, state affairs, dishonesty, politics, media, murder, human spirit ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1910s
Place: louisiana, usa
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32%
The Bloody Judge (1970)
Genre: Biography, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain, Liechtenstein
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Horror icon Christopher Lee, who worked with Jess Franco on several occasions, plays Lord George Jeffreys, the infamous and merciless judge and Lord Chancellor in England torn by strife between the reigning King James II and William of Orange. ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, disturbing, bleak ...
Plot: torture, dishonesty, courtroom drama, false accusation, righting the wronged, tragic hero, life is a bitch, prison, prison life, witchcraft, exploitation, judge ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Murder of Princess Diana (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, Luxembourg, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Rachel, an American journalist in Paris, is present the night of the fateful accident of Princess Diana and witness to the crime scene. As she starts to investigate, Rachel uncovers information that leads her to believe this was no accident, and she ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, mind bending
Plot: investigation, conspiracy, intrigue, mystery, uncover truth, riddles and clues, royal family, law enforcement, journalism, state affairs, crimes, price of justice ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1997
Place: paris france, france
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32%
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Margaret Thatcher: The Long Walk to Finchley (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A light hearted look at future Prime Minister Margaret Thatchers rise from research chemist in 1949 to becoming MP for Finchley in 1959 encompassing her early relationship and marriage to Oil Millionaire Denis Thatcher.
Style: captivating, realistic, sincere, emotional, thought provoking ...
Plot: rise to the top, ambition, politics, feminism, campaign, society, state affairs, head of state, election, strong female presence, british politics, british history ...
Time: 50s, 20th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Dracula Has Risen from the Grave (1968)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In the shadow of Castle Dracula, the Prince of Darkness is revived by blood trickling from the head-wound of an unconscious priest attempting exorcism. And once more fear and terror strikes Transylvania as the undead Prince of Darkness stalks the ...
Style: gothic horror, rough, suspenseful, gothic, scary ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dracula, vampire, countryside, revenge, priest, lightning, superstition, resurrection, castle, corpse, hanged girl, small town life ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Young Catherine (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Canada, Soviet Union, Germany, Italy
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her.
Style: serious, realistic, touching, stylized, sentimental
Plot: royal court, love and romance, empress, couple relations, russian history, royal family, political intrigue, head of state, ambition, rivalry, state affairs, intrigue ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: russia
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31%
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Henri 4 (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, France, Austria, Spain
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A wide-ranging, energetic period piece tracing the rise of the Protestant Henry of Navarre as he goes from battlefield warrior to France's beloved King Henri IV. Director Jo Baier's epic is a classically entertaining adventure, albeit one ...
Style: tense, serious, captivating, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: political unrest, royal family, politics, leadership, battles, military, betrayal, head of state, french history, war, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Lost Prince (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: The Lost Prince is an acclaimed British television drama about the life of Prince John – youngest child of Britain's King George V and Queen Mary – who died at the age of 13 in 1919. John suffered from epileptic seizures and an autism-like ...
Style: captivating, touching, sincere, serious, emotional ...
Plot: epilepsy, royal family, disability, family relations, state affairs, intrigue, nanny, family in crisis, separation from family, world war one, prince, branding iron ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, edwardian era, pre world war one
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Mary, Queen of Scots (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The life and death of the Scottish monarch.
Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: royal court, royal family, political intrigue, betrayal, political unrest, head of state, state affairs, queen, british history, monarchy, strong female presence, king of france ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Southern Gothic (2007)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Hazel Fortune works in a strip club in the small Southern town of Redemption. Haunted by the death of his only daughter, Fortune has become a self-destructive, suicidal alcoholic, until he meets Starla Motes. Hazel's downward spiral is ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, good versus evil, haunted by the past, redemption, child in peril, escapades, hopes, clergy, supernatural, evil priest, rescue, rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
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28%
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Henry VIII (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 193 min.
Story: Henry VIII is a two-part British television movie produced principally by Granada Television for ITV. It chronicles the life of Henry VIII of England from the disintegration of his first marriage to an aging Spanish princess until his death ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: king of england, ambition, romance, betrayal, head of state, dishonesty, intrigue, infidelity, royal family, state affairs, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Count Dracula (1970)
Genre: Drama, Horror
Country: Spain, West Germany, Italy, Liechtenstein, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jess Franco's version of the Bram Stoker classic has Count Dracula as an old man who grows younger whenever he dines on the blood of young maidens.
Style: gothic horror, serious, suspenseful, atmospheric, scary ...
Plot: dracula, vampire, supernatural, deadly creature, heroes, master and servant, chase, rivalry, escapades, on the run, master villain, dangerous attraction ...
Place: europe, london, romania, england, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Taste the Blood of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Three elderly distinguished gentlemen are searching for some excitement in their boring borgoueis lives and gets in contact with one of count Dracula's servants. In a nightly ceremony they restore the count back to life. The three men killed ...
Style: gothic, suspenseful, stylized, tense, serious ...
Plot: vampire, resurrection, dracula, murder, undead, master and servant, vengeance, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, occult, black magic, good versus evil ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
To the Devil a Daughter (1976)
Genre: Horror
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An American occult novelist battles to save the soul of a young girl from a group of Satanists, led by an excommunicated priest, who plan on using her as the representative of the Devil on Earth.
Style: serious, scary, psychological, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Plot: satanism, occult, supernatural, afterlife, ritual, demon, cult, curses spells and rituals, satanist, deal with the devil, woman in danger, supernatural ability ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Bell Witch Haunting (2013)
Genre: Biography, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on true events. The Robertson County Sheriff's Department has released footage found on the bodies of the Sawyer family's cell phones and video cameras. What was first thought to be a murder-suicide is now believed to be the return ...
Style: serious, bleak, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Plot: murder, supernatural, crimes, curses spells and rituals, ghost, corpse, female nudity, topless, vengeful ghost, party, deadly, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%