Movies like The Wicked Lady

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The Wicked Lady (1983)
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The Wicked Lady (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Caroline is to be wed to Sir Ralph and invites her sister Barbara to be her bridesmaid. Barbara seduces Ralph, however, and she becomes the new Lady, but despite her new wealthy situation, she gets bored and turns to highway robbery for thrills. While on the road she meets a famous highwayman, and they continue as a team, but some people begin suspecting her identity, and she risks death if she continues her nefarious activities.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, semi serious
Plot: highwayman, nudity (full frontal - brief), girl fight, adventure, heist, crimes, graphic violence, love and romance, adventurer, escapades, social differences, hidden identity, dishonesty, unlikely criminals, gambling, rape, cheating wife, wedding, female nudity, aristocrat, baptism, robbery, voyeur, crow, horse riding ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe

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Most similar movies to The Wicked Lady

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, adventurer, heroes and dishonesty mostly in Drama, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Wicked Lady: Plunkett & Macleane (1999), Hunter in the Dark (1979), Coast of Skeletons (1965), Joseph Andrews (1977), Master of Dragonard Hill (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England, enter a gentlemen's agreement: They decide to rid the aristocrats of their belongings. With Plunkett's criminal know-how ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heist, adventure, love triangle, partners, crimes, unlikely criminals, criminal heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, buddies, revenge ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, europe, london
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95%
Hunter in the Dark (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Yataro Tanigawa, a one-eyed hired assassin, impresses yakuza boss Gomyo Kiyoemon with his skill. Gomyo hires Tanigawa as his bodyguard, or yojimbo, to protect him during an inter-clan conflict. Tanigawa quickly rises in stature in the clan, but ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, bleak ...
Plot: samurai, adventure, betrayal, gangsters, rivalry, master warrior, fighting crime, crimes, society, dishonesty, revolution, religions or cults ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
Coast of Skeletons (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, South Africa
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A former district officer is assigned to work on a team of diamond prospectors, who are busy double crossing each other until they are blown up having found bullion.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: treasure hunt, investigation, private detective, escapades, cons and scams, dishonesty, adventure, crimes, diamond, woman in a bikini, post colonialism, insurance company ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, post world war two
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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Joseph Andrews (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Lady Booby alias 'Belle', the lively wife of the fat landed squire Sir Thomas Booby, has a lusty eye on the attractive, intelligent villager Joseph Andrews, a Latin pupil and protégé of parson Adams, and makes him their footman. ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), social misfits, dishonesty, romance, opposites attract, betrayal, rise to the top, love and romance, against the rules, adventure, society, master and servant ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Master of Dragonard Hill (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 18th-century British Caribbean colony of St. Joseph's, decadent and hedonistic aristocrats rule with an iron fist and terrorize slaves and suspected criminals with a painful whip called the "dragonard."
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: rebellion, injustice, against the odds, island, escapades, adventurer, heroes, adventure, rivalry, landlord, scot, female nudity ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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Sahara (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: desert, sheik, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, escapades, confined, heroes, treasure hunt, adventurer, prison ...
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Delta Factor (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Action-packed espionage thriller based on a book by Mickey Spillane. A man who has been framed for a large-scale robbery escapes from prison, but is caught and given a choice between returning behind bars and working for the CIA. He is enlisted to ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, kidnapping, island, rescue, cia, car chase, righting the wronged, injustice, false accusation, frame up, captivity, heist ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
The Dinosaur Hunter (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A 13-year-old girl and her older brother live on a farm where paleontologists search for fossils.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful, tense, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: adventure, paleontologist, adventurer, dinosaur, inventions and discoveries, escapades, treasure hunt, race against time, hunter, rivalry, prehistoric creature, siblings relations ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: stylized, epic, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: murder, betrayal, hunchback, disguise, older man younger woman relationship, swashbuckler, vengeance, adventure, dishonesty, babies and infants, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 18th century, 17th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Hurricane (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, Netherlands
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The story of the desperate love affair between a young Samoan chief and a beautiful American painter, against the will of her father, the powerful governor of the island. Amid this man-made tension comes a powerful hurricane so devastating, the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: beach, forbidden love, disaster, island, parents and children, love affair, catastrophe, injustice, love and romance, adventure, opposites attract, escapades ...
Time: 1920s
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Call of the Wild (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy heads off to the Yukon after hearing tales about the Gold Rush, and he forms an unwavering friendship with a heroic Alsatian dog called Buck.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, dog, friendship, mountain, friends, inventions and discoveries, animal life, pets, heroes, rivalry, survival, contests and competitions ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, yukon, london, england, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Follow the River (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mary Ingles is pregnant when she and her two sons are captured from their homestead in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains by Shawnee Indians. Her husband, Will, narrowly escapes death during the attack. Impressed by her grace under the pressure of ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, survival, kidnapping, wilderness, captivity, americana, culture clash, colonialism, adventure, heroes, society, crimes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Burning Secret (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, West Germany
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Burning Secret is a 1988 drama film, based on the short story Brennendes Geheimnis by Stefan Zweig, about an American diplomat's son who befriends a mysterious baron while staying at an Austrian spa during the 1920s. The film was written and ...
Style: tense, captivating, sincere, psychological, serious ...
Plot: couples, family relations, family problems, love and romance, unfulfillment, dishonesty, romance, fall in love, couple relations, parents and children, love affair, infidelity ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.2
 974
Man Friday (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Englishman Robinson Crusoe, stranded alone on an island for years, is overjoyed to find a fellow man, a black islander whom he names Friday. But Crusoe cannot overcome the shackles of his own heritage and upbringing and is incapable of seeing Friday ...
Style: suspense, serious, realistic, biting, captivating
Plot: island, confined, escapades, survival, adventure, buddies, power relations, teaching the ways of the world, moral dilemma, racism, isolation, interracial relations ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Ivanhoe (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in ...
Style: exciting, tense, atmospheric, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, heroes, rescue, heroic mission, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, rivalry, romance, jousting, uninhibited rivalry, royal family ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.7
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Flesh+Blood (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Netherlands, Spain
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A band of medieval mercenaries take revenge on a noble lord who decides not to pay them by kidnapping the betrothed of the noble's son. As the plague and warfare cut a swathe of destruction throughout the land, the mercenaries hole up in a ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, intense, captivating, stylized ...
Plot: betrayal, life is a bitch, adventure, soldier, rape, vengeance, kidnapping, knight, plague, siege, escapades, love triangle ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 18th century, 80s
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Last Adventure (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Two adventurers and best friends, Roland and Manu, are the victims of a practical joke that costs Manu his pilot's license. With seeming contrition, the jokesters tell Roland and Manu about a crashed plane lying on the ocean floor off the coast ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, pilot, adventure, adventurer, ocean, graphic violence, friends, escapades, partners, island, friendship ...
Time: 60s
Place: africa, paris france, france, europe, congo
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.2
 1K
Kidnapped (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Scottish orphan David Balfour (Lawrence Douglas) is betrayed by his wicked uncle Ebeneezer (Donald Pleasance), who arranges for David to be kidnapped and sold into slavery so that Unk can claim his inheritance. The boy is rescued and befriended by ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: intrigue, ship, kidnapping, escapades, adventurer, betrayal, rescue, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, orphan, failed attempt ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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, light ...
Plot: forbidden love, escapades, aristocracy, romance, intrigue, adventure, royal court, rivalry, heroes, couples, woman in danger, fall in love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.6
 470
Kidnapped (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: When Scottish young gentleman David Balfour's father dies, he leaves school to collect his inheritance from uncle Ebenezer, who in turn sells the boy as a future slave to a pirate ship. When staunch Stuart dynasty supporter Alan Breck Stewart ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, ocean, heroes, adventurer, crimes, rivalry, pirate, orphan, escapades, soldier, corrupted ruler, adventure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Robinson Crusoe (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Robinson Crusoe flees Britain on a ship after killing his friend over the love of Mary. A fierce ocean storm wrecks his ship and leaves him stranded by himself on an uncharted island. Left to fend for himself, Crusoe seeks out a tentative survival ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: desert island, survival, shipwreck, island, adventure, friendship, stranded on an island, adventurer, destiny, ocean, jungle, sea disaster ...
Time: 18th century
Place: london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Hawaiians (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A wanderer returns home only to find political turmoil, disease and romantic difficulties.
Style: epic, serious, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: society, escapades, immigrants, lifestyle, romance, adventurer, culture clash, getting home, jail, chaperone, boat, sea captain ...
Time: 19th century
Place: hawaii, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Prisoner of Zenda, Inc. (1996)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When young computer genius Rudy inherits his father's business his avaricious uncle has him kidnapped and held hostage until the boy signs off all rights to the lucrative enterprise. Not wanting the uncle to control, a pair of corporate ...
Style: exciting, humorous
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, baseball, disorder, cons and scams, family life, missing person, mistaken identity, prison, daring rescue, switching roles, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: exciting, atmospheric, serious, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: musketeer, lookalikes, twins, adventure, throne, royal family, palace, conspiracy, daring rescue, righting the wronged, escapades, hopes ...
Time: 17th century, 18th century, 19th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Wrath of God (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Set in the 1920s, several foreigners held by a South American military group are offered possible freedom if they accept to topple a local crazed military leader.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, cynical, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, bandit, partners, misfit partners, escapades, adventurer, rebellion, rivalry, adventure, dishonesty, heroes, battles ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: central america, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Rain (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Rain (Brooklyn Sudano), a young black musical prodigy, finds trouble and heartbreak when she witnesses her sister's murder by gangbangers. In order to protect her daughter, Rain's mother secretly contacts Rain's biological mother, and ...
Style: realistic, serious, touching, suspenseful
Plot: woman in danger, musician's life, custody, social differences, society, gang, witnessing a crime, artists and showbiz, prodigy, crimes, blackmail, african american ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Roald Dahl's Danny the Champion of the World (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Somewhere in England, in the Autumn of 1955, a widowed father and his son live an idyllic life together. Only their gas station happens to sit on a piece of land that a local developer wants to buy. And when he won't take no for an answer, and ...
Style: humorous, touching, feel good, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: poacher, single father, father son relationship, family relations, parents and children, family life, social differences, contests and competitions, adventure, family, ambition, rivalry ...
Time: 50s, year 1955
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Scarlet Pimpernel (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 540 min.
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Story: A series of television drama programmes loosely based on Baroness Emmuska Orczy's series of novels, set in 1793 during the French Revolution. It stars Richard E. Grant as the hero, Sir Percy Blakeney, and his eponymous alter ego. The first ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, heroic
Plot: french revolution, heroes, hidden identity, adventurer, hanging, revolution, secret identity, state affairs, intrigue, corrupted ruler, romance, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Tarzan, the Ape Man (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Tarzan story from Jane's point of view. Jane Parker visits her father in Africa where she joins him on an expedition. A couple of brief encounters with Tarzan establish a (sexual) bond between her and Tarzan. When the expedition is captured ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, psychotronic, sexy, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: jungle, tarzan, kidnapping, feral man, adventure, wilderness, fugitives, treasure hunt, rescue, escapades, adventurer, dangerous animal ...
Time: 80s, future
Place: africa, west africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Sea Wolf (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Jack London's brutal Wolf Larson brings a shipwrecked aristocrat and a con woman aboard his doomed ship, the Ghost.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, bleak
Plot: survival, tough heroes, cause and meaning, friends, battles, psychopath, ocean, adventure, heroes, ghost, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%