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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, clergy, graphic violence, royal family, manipulations, political intrigue, rise and fall, intrigue, manipulation, political unrest, rise to the top, deadly, rivalry, healing power, state affairs, mysticism, illness, suicide, christianity, physician, betrayal ...
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, deadly, murder, dishonesty, royal family and society mostly in Drama, Biography and History genres. Some movies like Rasputin: The Mad Monk: Rasputin (1981), Dracula: Prince of Darkness (1966), Raspoutine (2011), Nicholas and Alexandra (1971), Scars of Dracula (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Rasputin (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 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: serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing, atmospheric ...
Plot: assassination, clergy, intrigue, royal family, politics, ambition, tragic hero, psychopath, betrayal, mental illness, royal court, 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, suspenseful, scary, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: gothic horror, vampire, blood, woman in danger, good versus evil, crucifix, stalking, vengeance, zombie, supernatural, supernatural ability, imaginary ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1920s
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86%
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Raspoutine (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, stylized, atmospheric, non-linear
Plot: empress, ambition, rise to the top, rise and fall, state affairs, society, political intrigue, royal court, clergy, conspiracy, battles, battle ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s
Place: russia, europe, st. petersburg russia, saint petersburg
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77%
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, captivating, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: royal family, russian revolution, czar, politics, rise and fall, state affairs, rebellion, political unrest, rebelliousness, russian history, family relations, world war one ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 90s, edwardian era
Place: russia, crimea, siberia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: vampire, dracula, good versus evil, village, bite mark, castle, priest, coffin, supernatural ability, supernatural, dangerous attraction, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
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57%
Kingfish: A Story of Huey P. Long (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama
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: sincere, disturbing, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: assassination, society, state affairs, dishonesty, deadly, media, ambition, life is a bitch, rise to the top, politics, crimes, campaign ...
Time: 1910s, 1930s, 1920s, 30s, 20s
Place: louisiana, usa
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56%
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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: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, captivating, serious ...
Plot: murder, politics, ambition, unfulfillment, state affairs, society, clergy, rebelliousness, royal family, rise and fall, visionary, cure ...
Time: year 1916, edwardian era
Place: russia
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55%
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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, serious, atmospheric, scary, psychological ...
Plot: village, mystery killer, turned to stone, mystery, supernatural, danger, greek mythology, crimes, ghost, stalking, village life, investigation ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 1900s
Place: germany
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53%
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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, talky, thought provoking ...
Plot: politics, rise to the top, ambition, leadership, political corruption, dishonesty, campaign, state affairs, political intrigue, betrayal, society, friendship ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 1990s, 90s, 80s
Place: england, britain
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51%
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Jinnah (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, Pakistan
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: serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing, contemplative
Plot: political unrest, politics, muslim, religious fundamentalist, human spirit, social differences, uninhibited rivalry, discrimination, gory, imperialism, religions or cults, congress ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, year 1948, year 1947
Place: pakistan, india, kashmir
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50%
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: rivalry, betrayal, rebelliousness, state affairs, political unrest, revolution, society, dishonesty, intrigue, torture, battlefield, political intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
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49%
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: serious, realistic, thought provoking, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: assassination, exile, conspiracy, graphic violence, political intrigue, political conspiracy, rise and fall, dishonesty, leadership, chases and races, folk hero, deadly ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s
Place: mexico, latin america, russia
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48%
A Man for All Seasons (1988)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: USA, UK
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: sincere, contemplative, talky, captivating, tense ...
Plot: betrayal, society, intrigue, politics, blind ambition, rivalry, downfall, tragic hero, state affairs, fighting the system, rebellion, against the rules ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
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45%
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: realistic, serious, disturbing, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: assassination, mental institution, murder, delusion, revolution, power relations, crimes, investigation, changing the past or future, misfit, state affairs, hospital ...
Time: 1910s, 90s, 1990s
Place: russia
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44%
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Henry VIII (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, 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: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: king of england, ambition, romance, infidelity, intrigue, dishonesty, royal family, rivalry, head of state, state affairs, uninhibited rivalry, clergy ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, renaissance
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: rough, suspenseful, sincere, realistic, serious
Plot: labor union, rise and fall, rise to the top, crimes, blind ambition, life is a bitch, politics, state affairs, dishonesty, fighting the system, tough heroes, leadership ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, stylized, touching, sentimental, realistic
Plot: love and romance, royal court, empress, couple relations, palaces castles and temples, royal family, rivalry, dishonesty, intrigue, ambition, head of state, political intrigue ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1700s
Place: russia
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41%
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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, intrigue, rise and fall, society, church, religions or cults, friends, dishonesty ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, france, london, rome italy ...
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40%
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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: suspenseful, realistic, serious, mind bending
Plot: investigation, intrigue, conspiracy, riddles and clues, uncover truth, royal family, mystery, law enforcement, state affairs, journalism, crimes, price of justice ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1997
Place: paris france, france
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39%
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: realistic, sincere, emotional, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: ambition, politics, rise to the top, society, state affairs, campaign, feminism, head of state, election, strong female presence, british politics, satire ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: england, europe
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39%
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Henri 4 (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Germany, France, Austria, Spain
Duration: 90 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: royal family, political unrest, leadership, battles, head of state, military, betrayal, war, rivalry, love and romance, monarchy, couples ...
Time: 16th century
Place: france, europe
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38%
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: serious, sincere, touching, captivating, emotional ...
Plot: epilepsy, royal family, disability, prince, family relations, intrigue, state affairs, nanny, family in crisis, separation from family, world war one, royalty ...
Time: 1910s, 1900s, edwardian era
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: scary, gothic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, dracula, countryside, blood, hanged girl, pub, impalement, corpse, lightning, superstition, resurrection, castle ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Bloody Judge (1970)
Genre: Biography, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain, Liechtenstein
Duration: 94 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, bleak, disturbing ...
Plot: torture, false accusation, courtroom drama, dishonesty, tragic hero, danger, life is a bitch, righting the wronged, prison life, prison, witchcraft, exploitation ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 family, head of state, political intrigue, royal court, betrayal, political unrest, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, queen, monarchy, strong female presence, british royal family ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe
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36%
The Conqueror Worm (1968)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Horror
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: England is torn in civil strife as the Royalists battle the Parliamentary Party for control. This conflict distracts people from rational thought and allows unscrupulous men to gain local power by exploiting village superstitions. One of these men ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Plot: witch hunt, inquisition, soldier, vengeance, murder, religions or cults, crimes, clergy, danger, witch, violence, rape ...
Time: 17th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: england, europe, latin america
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35%
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Lepke (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: Israel, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tony Curtis stars as the feared leader of "Murder Incorporated" in this underworld drama based on the life of Louis "Lepke" Buchalter. Lepke began his criminal career as a petty thief in his teens; a stretch in prison taught him ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, suspenseful, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: murder, gangsters, hitman, criminal's revenge, fighting crime, best friends, ambition, gang, witnessing a crime, deadly, dishonesty, legal ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: new york, holland
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35%
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: atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, scary, mind bending ...
Plot: gothic horror, dracula, supernatural, vampire, blood, couples, danger, imaginary, escapades, master villain, on the run, deadly ...
Place: europe, romania, england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Taste the Blood of Dracula (1970)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, Horror, Romance, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 95 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, tense, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Plot: vampire, resurrection, dracula, murder, undead, ceremony, master and servant, danger, vengeance, dangerous attraction, curses spells and rituals, black magic ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: suspenseful, gothic, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, redemption, haunted by the past, good versus evil, child in peril, danger, deadly, supernatural, clergy, escapades, hopes, evil priest ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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