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Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010)
 8.5
 208K
Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010)
Original name: Spartacus
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Spartacus is an American television series inspired by the historical figure of Spartacus, a Thracian gladiator who from 73 to 71 BCE led a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic departing from Capua.
Style: epic, rough, exciting, sexual, realistic, sexy, serious, stylized, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, rebellion, battles, slavery, warrior, gladiator, death, strong sexual content, rebel, sword and sandal, sword fight, gory, ancient rome, legendary, master warrior, soldier, pride and honor, lust, swords and armor, power struggle, intrigue, contests and competitions, ambition, arena, revolution ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, epic, realistic and exciting films and TV series with plots about rivalry, state affairs, heroes, adventure, warrior, betrayal and battle mostly in Drama, Action and History genres. Some movies like Spartacus: War of the Damned: Spartacus (2004), Vikings (2013), Gladiator (2000), Rome (2005), Game of Thrones (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Spartacus: Gods of the Arena (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: Before Spartacus struck down his first opponent in the arena, there were many gladiators who passed through the gates onto the sand.'Spartacus: Gods of the Arena' tells the story of the original Champion of the House of Batiatus: Gannicus ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, gladiator, strong sexual content, arena, master warrior, betrayal, heroes, leader, ambition, social climbing, pride and honor, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
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100%
 6.7
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Spartacus (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Sentenced to spend out the rest of his adult life laboring in the harsh deserts of Egypt, the Thracian slave Spartacus gets a new lease on life when he is purchased by the obese owner of a Roman gladiator school. Moved by the defiance of an ...
Style: emotional, serious, epic, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, slavery, adventure, rebellion, leadership, heroes, rise and fall, tragic hero, dishonesty, human spirit, righting the wronged, slave ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.6
 353K
Vikings (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada
Duration: 44 min.
Story: Vikings follows the adventures of Ragnar Lothbrok, the greatest hero of his age. The series tells the sagas of Ragnar's band of Viking brothers and his family, as he rises to become King of the Viking tribes. As well as being a fearless ...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, captivating, stylized, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, vikings, legends and myths, heroic, historical character, battles, tough heroes, king, rise to the top, master warrior, snow, adventure ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.5
 1.2M
Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: vengeance, warrior, roman empire, courage, pride and honor, emperor, master warrior, freedom, tragic hero, slavery, heroes, gladiator ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: north africa, dungeon, spain, italy, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Rome (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A down-to-earth account of the lives of both illustrious and ordinary Romans set in the last days of the Roman Republic.
Style: epic, sexual, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: roman empire, incest, betrayal, intrigue, emperor, rivalry, warrior, treason, power struggle, political conspiracy, slavery, ancient rome ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1st century
Place: europe, egypt, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.4
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Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: atmospheric, twists and turns, captivating, sexual, stylized ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: dragon, intrigue, incest, betrayal, adventure, political intrigue, king, killings, royal family, politics, rivalry, throne ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 7.9
 46K
The Borgias (2011)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, Hungary, Ireland, Canada
Duration: 50 min.
Story: Set in 15th century Italy at the height of the Renaissance, The Borgias chronicles the corrupt rise of patriarch Rodrigo Borgia to the papacy, where he proceeds to commit every sin in the book to amass and retain power, influence and enormous wealth ...
Style: captivating, clever, serious, epic, realistic ...
Plot: clergy, siblings relations, historical character, intrigue, priest, manipulations, brother sister incest, lust, sin, strong sexual content, catholic church, ambition ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: italy, europe, florence, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 10K
Attila (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A romanced story of Attila the Hun, since his childhood, when he lost his parents until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves ...
Style: epic, touching, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, sword and sandal, emperor, empress, village, battlefield, battle, roman, army, barbarian, king, blood ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against ...
Style: epic, rough, exciting, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: freedom, war, warrior, tragic hero, courage, battles, love story, heroes, folk hero, leadership, torture, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, 14th century
Place: scotland, england, scottish highlands, europe, edinburgh scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.6
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Alexander (2004)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Italy, Morocco, Thailand
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any westerner had ever gone, all the way to India.
Style: epic, suspense, serious, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ambition, homosexuality, war, conquering, rise to the top, heroes, adventure, ruler, state affairs, battle zone, royal family, gory ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, macedonia, persia, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.7
 39K
Ben-Hur (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A falsely accused nobleman survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, vengeance, confined, false accusation, dishonesty, ancient rome, moral dilemma, male friendship, sibling rivalry, resistance fighter, justice ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, greece, jerusalem, palestine, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 5.5
 101K
Pompeii (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 79 A.D., Milo, a slave turned gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a ...
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: roman empire, gladiator, forces of nature, adventure, danger, arena, slavery, race against time, ruler, save the lady, forbidden love, chaos ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 70s
Place: italy, britain, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 2.9
 587
The Arena (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an age of Gladiators, the power that was Rome held its empire together with the might of its armies, the sweat and tears of its conquests, and the cheers and bloodlust of its citizens - glorified in the deadly spectacle of The Arena. Stolen from ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, remake of cult film
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Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 458K
Troy (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA, Malta, UK
Duration: 163 min.
Story: In year 1250 B.C. during the late Bronze age, two emerging nations begin to clash. Paris, the Trojan prince, convinces Helen, Queen of Sparta, to leave her husband Menelaus, and sail with him back to Troy. After Menelaus finds out that his wife was ...
Style: epic, exciting, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night, date night, teens
Plot: warrior, betrayal, sword fight, mythology, tragic hero, courage, forbidden love, army, ancient, heroes, heroic, war ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Helen of Troy (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: When Paris of Troy abducts the beautiful Helen, wife of Spartan King Menelaus, the trojan war begins.
Style: exciting, epic, semi serious, captivating, tense ...
Plot: greek mythology, love, fall in love, legends and myths, romance, battles, betrayal, state affairs, heroes, master warrior, dishonesty, battle ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.1
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Ironclad (2011)
Genre: Action, 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: captivating, exciting, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.7
 698K
300 (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy, War
Country: USA, Canada, Bulgaria
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on Frank Miller's graphic novel, "300" is very loosely based the 480 B.C. Battle of Thermopylae, where the King of Sparta led his army against the advancing Persians; the battle is said to have inspired all of Greece to band ...
Style: epic, exciting, harsh, scenic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, gory, battles, legends and myths, courage, ancient, historical character, master warrior, heroic mission, human spirit, war, army ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Into the Badlands (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
Style: exciting, stylized, tense, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man's sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert's identity; romances his widow, Marion; and draws the ire of the town's sheriff ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, folk hero, love and romance, adventure, hopes, archer, rivalry, political intrigue, sword fight, betrayal, invasion ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Warrior Queen (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Romania
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The Celtic queen who shook the Roman Empire. Boudica is one of history’s first and fiercest women warriors. Sickened by ceaseless war, the king of the Iceni accepts a treaty with the Romans in exchange for his tribe’s continued independence. But ...
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, realistic, rough ...
Plot: roman empire, female warrior, battles, leadership, wartime life, war, rivalry, military, society, political unrest, adventure, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.2
 62K
The Eagle (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila (Tatum) arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander ...
Style: epic, bleak, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, slavery, legends and myths, soldier, honor, wilderness, heroes, danger, ancient rome, master and servant, culture clash, adventure ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Antagonists (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 394 min.
Story: After the destruction of the Second Temple, 900 Jewish zealots hold out against a 5000 man Roman legion on the mountaintop fortress of Masada.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, tense, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, desert, military, siege, battles, tragic hero, state affairs, unfulfillment, war, religions or cults, politics, leadership ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: israel, middle east, holy land, palestine
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 8.2
 84K
Black Sails (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: South Africa, USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: The pirate adventures of Captain Flint and his men twenty years prior to Robert Louis Stevenson’s classic “Treasure Island.” Flint, the most brilliant and most feared pirate captain of his day, takes on a fast-talking young addition to his ...
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, rough, suspense ...
Plot: pirate, island, treasure hunt, gold, adventure, killings, seduction, captain, treasure, swashbuckler, escapades, mistrust ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean, west indies
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Ancient Rome: The Rise and Fall of an Empire is a 2006 BBC One docudrama series, with each episode looking at a different key turning point in the history of the Roman Empire.
Style: captivating, epic, realistic, serious
Plot: roman empire, emperor, corruption, lust, jewish, christianity, rise and fall, ruler, politics, ambition, state affairs, battles ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Spain, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: knight, warrior, battles, siege, king, war, military, christianity, muslim, self sacrifice, army, adventure ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: holy land, middle east, england, israel, palestine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 8.8
 15K
I, Claudius (1976)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 650 min.
Story: Tracing the lives of several Roman emperors, this is an epic of ruthless ambition, shocking debauchery and murderous intrigue set in one of history's most fascinating eras. Bearing witness to the saga is Claudius, whose stutter and limp have ...
Style: epic, clever, stylized, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: roman empire, emperor, political intrigue, power struggle, ambition, betrayal, intrigue, ancient, family feud, prophecy, rivalry, manipulation ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.6
 4K
Cleopatra (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 177 min.
Story: Cleopatra, the famed Egyptian Queen born in 69 B.C., is shown to have been brought by Roman ruler Julius Caesar at age 18. Caesar becomes sexually obsessed by the 18 year old queen, beds her, and eventually has a son by her. However, his Roman ...
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, epic
Plot: roman empire, ancient rome, julius caesar, cleopatra, ancient egypt, royal family, dishonesty, leadership, couples, betrayal, obsession, ambition ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: egypt, africa, europe, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 5.6
 152
Gladiators 7 (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Framed for the escape of five gladiators from the arena, the son of one of Sparta's leading citizens is sentenced to the arena as gladiator himself and forced to fight for his life in the Roman Colosseum. Years later he manages to escape and ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, stylized, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, soldier, military, master warrior, state affairs, heroes, revolution, samurai, righting the wronged, battles, roman empire, royal family ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.9
 730
David (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 190 min.
Story: The tribes of Israel need to defeat the superior might of the Philistines: "Now appoint a king to lead us, such as all the other nations have." (I Samuel, 8:5). And so the prophet Samuel gives the Hebrews their first king, Saul. Saul, ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: tragic hero, king, prophet, oracle, dishonesty, couples, political unrest, leadership, folk hero, head of state, royal family, battles ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 8.0
 57K
Marco Polo (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An epic adventure that follows the early years of the famous explorer as he travels the exotic Silk Road to the great Kublai Khan’s court. But Marco soon finds that navigating the Khan’s world of greed, betrayal, sexual intrigue and rivalry will ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, epic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, royal family, strong sexual content, culture clash, forbidden love, rivalry, danger, intrigue, escapades, palace, royal court, explorer ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, mongolia, china, venice, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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