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The Trojan Horse (1961)
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The Trojan Horse (1961)
Original name: La guerra di Troia
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Guerra di Troia (AKA: Trojan Horse) is a 1961 historical drama film set in the tenth and final year of the Trojan War. The film focuses primarily on the exploits of the Trojan hero Aeneas during this time. The film was directed by Giorgio Ferroni and starred Steve Reeves as Aeneas and John Drew Barrymore as Odysseus. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Plot: greek, peplum, greek mythology, horse, violence, tough guy, warrior, male female relationship, mythology, villain, adultery, fire, war hero, arson, chariot, war violence, battle, sword fight, evil man, battlefield, sword, bow and arrow, torch, hand to hand combat, steel helmet ...
Place: ancient greece

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Most similar movies to The Trojan Horse

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, serious, realistic and exciting films with plots about battle, sword fight, sword, spear, sword and sandal, battlefield and violence mostly in Adventure, Drama and History genres. Some movies like The Trojan Horse: Fury of Achilles (1962), The Slave (1962), The Avenger (1962), The 300 Spartans (1962), Caesar the Conqueror (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Fury of Achilles (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the tenth year of the Trojan War, tensions between Achilles and Agamemnon divide the Greek camp while giving hope to the Trojans.
Plot: shot with a bow and arrow, helmet, council, warrior, muscleman, sword and sandal, sword duel, strongman, hand to hand combat, homoerotic, chariot, shield ...
Place: ancient greece
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100%
 5.9
 310
The Slave (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The decurion Randus holds himself so well in the command of his troops, that Caesar promotes him to centurion. He is subsequently sent to Egypt, to keep Cesar informed on the actions and intentions of co-triumvir Marcus Licinius Crassus - a man too ...
Plot: sand, ballet, evil man, sword, caravan, slave, sword fight, bow and arrow, adventure hero, legendary hero, war hero, spear throwing ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.2
 326
The Avenger (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Aeneas leads escapees from the Trojan war to new land in Italy, and must deal with new threats to his people.
Plot: gladiator, fictional war, steel helmet, disarming someone, brawl, forest, warrior, wrestling, impalement, stick fight, stampede, flaming arrow ...
Time: ancient world
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
The 300 Spartans (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000.
Style: epic, serious, rough, exciting, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, heroes, heroic mission, battles, adventure, warrior, master warrior, danger, leadership, against the odds, chaos and mayhem, chaos ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1960s
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In this sword and sandal fantasy, Poseidon must battle a gladiator quartet in ancient Rome. If he wins, the son of Hercules will have his life and anything else he wants. Sure enough, he wins and asks that the life of a Christian girl be spared. But ...
Plot: hercules, dictator, male female relationship, kiss, prayer, chase, violence, fire, battle, stabbed in the stomach, torture, bow and arrow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Caesar the Conqueror (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 54 B.C. Julius Caesar seeks to solidify his position in Rome by putting down a rebellion in Gaul led by a tribal chieftain named Vercingetorix. Vercingetorix has rallied many tribes to his cause, including one led by the beautiful Queen Asterix ...
Style: epic
Plot: sword and sandal, mixed martial arts, martial arts, wrestling, violence, death, brutality, beefcake martial arts, empire, roman soldier, chariot, shot with a bow and arrow ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.9
 198
Giants of Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite group of soldiers led by the courageous Claudius Marcellus are handpicked by Julius Caesar to embark on a desperate and dangerous suicide mission to destroy the Druids' secret weapon.
Plot: horse riding, horse, chase, bow and arrow, spear, sword fight, battlefield, underwater scene, fistfight, sword, sweat, torch ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Seven Rebel Gladiators (1965)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The ruthless Roman tribune, Vadio, joins forces with the evil Morakeb to take over the throne of Aristea, usurping King Krontal and stealing away his lovely daughter in the process. Meanwhile, Marco Aulo, now a Roman centurion, comes to Aristea to ...
Plot: disarming someone, steel helmet, battle, armor, roman, rebellion, helmet, arena, peplum, white slavery, army, midget ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Tyrant of Lydia Against the Son of Hercules (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Italian sword & sandal thrills as the son of Hercules is pitted against an evil king and his wretched followers.
Plot: fistfight, slave, sword, spear, slavery, male female relationship, one man army, bow and arrow, sword fight, chariot, beefcake martial arts, shot with a bow and arrow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hercules Against Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hercules comes from Greece to Ravenna, Italy, because a friend from childhood days has sent for him: Hercules should help the Roman Emperor who is in danger because of an intrigue lead by the leader of the pretorian guards.
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, strongman, muscleman, tough guy, hand to hand combat, wrestling, martial arts, warrior, greco roman wrestling, folk hero, ancient rome ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Conquest of Mycenae (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gordon Scott plays Glaucus, the prince of Tiryns, a powerful warrior who goes undercover in Mycenae to infiltrate the evil cult of Moloch, which is exacting tribute from neighboring kingdoms in the form of attractive young hostages, both male and ...
Style: epic
Plot: hercules, peplum, sword and sandal, armor, adventure hero, beefcake martial arts, brunette, battle, bare chested male fighting, spear, shield, long brown hair ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Rebel Gladiators (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In order to persuade the Emperor to spare his village, the mighty Ursus is forced to fight the greatest gladiator in Rome in the Roman Arena.
Plot: slave, peplum, arena, greek mythology, sword and sandal, gladiator, ancient rome, prison, fistfight, duel, sword fight, sword ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Messalina vs. the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While fighting in Britain, Roman forces commanded by Caligula capture the noble warrior, Glaucus. Seeing in him gladiator material, Caligula takes Glaucus back to Rome along with other hostages including Glaucus's girlfriend, Ena. A man seeking ...
Plot: peplum, gladiator, sword and sandal, strongman, one against many, wrestling, muscleman, brawl, one man army, disarming someone, evil king, martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
Story: Drawn from the same events that later inspired Gladiator, the film charts the power-hungry greed and father-son betrayal that led to Rome's collapse at the bloody hands of the Barbarians.
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, chariot, ancient rome, tragic hero, battles, leadership, downfall, greek, politics, military, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 2K
Genghis Khan (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, West Germany, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This is the story of the shy Mongol boy Temujin who,during the 13th century, becomes the fearless Mongol leader Genghis Khan that unites all Mongol tribes and conquers India,China,Persia,Korea and parts of Rusia,Europe and Middle-East.
Style: epic
Plot: husband wife relationship, painting, slave trade, mongol, hostage, stereotype, escape, rape, pregnant from rape, truce, rescue, duel ...
Place: china, persia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 2.7
 5K
The Gaul (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 60 B.C. a group of Druids, including the arch-druid Guttuart (Max von Sydow), witness the passing of a comet and interpret it as the sign of the coming of a king for their country Gaul, which has not had a king for a long time. Guttuart ...
Style: rough, epic, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: destiny, roman empire, betrayal, war, adventure, escapades, heroic mission, leadership, tough heroes, battles, vengeance, danger ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 4.7
 107
The Centurion (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Protests break out in Corinth against Roman domination, injuring Caius Vinicius, a Roman centurion. He's rescued by Hebe -- daughter of the anti-Roman governor, Critolaus -- who's being unsuccessfully wooed by the governor's ...
Plot: forbidden love, chariot, cave, whip, sword fight, evil man, kiss, battle, torture, secret passage, battering ram, ancient rome ...
Place: ancient greece, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Son of Cleopatra (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 128 min.
Story: In Roman-dominated Egypt, the corrupt administration of a governor named Petronius has sparked a revolt headed by El Kabir, a young man who learns that he's actually the son of Cleopatra and Julius Caesar. When Petronius' daughter, Livia, ...
Plot: strongman, wrestling, disarming someone, raid, brawl, axe fight, corporal punishment, sword duel, beefcake, muscleman, ambush, peplum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Alone Against Rome (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Roman Consul, on his way to fight a border war, stations a garrison of soldiers in a provincial town. The townspeople aren't happy with this situation but decide it's in their best interests to cooperate. However, the Tribune left in ...
Plot: chariot, army, arrow in back, arena, standoff, peplum, gladiator, shot with an arrow, sword and sandal, flaming arrow, ancient rome, helmet ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.6
 6K
Zulu Dawn (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously popular Zulu. Set in 1879, this film depicts the catastrophic Battle of ...
Style: epic, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, bleak ...
Plot: imperialism, military, soldier, battle, british empire, death, violence, spear throwing, victory, mortar, army life, surrounded ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.4
 1K
Sword of War (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Year 1100. Italy.The Northern lands are ruled by a German emperor: Fredrick aka "Barbarossa. His dream is to conquer also the lands in the Center and in the South so as to revive the Empire that was once of the one Charles Magno.But in the ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, emperor, state affairs, war, heroes, rivalry, military, leadership, battles, hunting, wedding ceremony, helmet ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Duel of the Titans (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Steve Reeves and George Scott are raised by wolves, but grow up to become the founders of Rome.
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: heroes, battle zone, battles, family relations, rivalry, survival, love triangle, escapades, master villain, state affairs, adventure, legends and myths ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Antony and Cleopatra (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra, a historical drama that attempts to bring an epic visual style to the Bard's original stage play. The story concerns Marc Antony's attempts to rule Rome while maintaining a ...
Style: epic, captivating, realistic, gloomy, serious ...
Plot: tragic love, rivalry, love and romance, relationship vs career, romance, rise and fall, betrayal, femme fatale, political unrest, royal family, dishonesty, couples ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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King Arthur, the Young Warlord (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This is the inspiring, epic journey of a noble warrior's quest to prove his worth, his might, and his destined fate to become the next ruler of Britain.
Plot: violence, fictional war, sword duel, warrior, sword and sandal, adventure hero, archery, shot with a bow and arrow, mace, battle axe, horse, battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Julius Caesar (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: All star cast heads up this 1970 remake of the William Shakespeare classic tale of the betrayal of the the Roman senate against their emperor, the plotting and scheming that led up to the assassination of the title charecter, and all of Romes' ...
Style: tense, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Plot: assassination, betrayal, tragic hero, head of state, leadership, intrigue, political intrigue, political unrest, roman empire, heroes, state affairs, unfulfillment ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Goliath battles for the freedom of the Babylonian people.
Plot: gladiator, arena, peplum, sword and sandal, rebellion, virgin, duel, spear, torch, sword fight, adventurer, sword ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Fury of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a tyrannical kingdom there is an evil ruler and a queen who lusts after Hercules who is attracted to a handmaiden. A rebellion overthrows the ruler.
Plot: sword and sandal, battlefield, temple, bow and arrow, pitchfork, legendary hero, rebellion, traitor, childhood friend, cave, torch, sword ...
Place: greece, ancient greece, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hercules vs. the Giant Warriors (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hercules, having agreed to restore justice to Mycenae, confronts evil Prince Myles. The villain is invested with power over giant bronze warriors by his mother Pasiphaƫ, a sorceress in Hades. Myles assassinates the king and abducts his cousin, ...
Plot: hercules, peplum, sword and sandal, mythology, spear, sword, giant, battle, helmet, villain, greek mythology, super strength ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Sword of the Conqueror (1961)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Alboino, the Lombard ruler, wants to marry the daughter of a neighboring king, but she loves another. Her father arranges the marriage to Alboino, which he believes will be beneficial to him, only to have Alboino kill him and leave Amalchi, his ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Plot: sword and sandal, battles, rivalry, state affairs, adventure, royal family, dishonesty, betrayal, espionage, peplum, army, spear ...
Time: middle ages
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Colossus of Rhodes (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: While on holiday in Rhodes, Athenian war hero Darios becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king, one from Rhodian patriots and the other from sinister Phoenician agents.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, greek mythology, adventure, escapades, danger, revolution, rivalry, soldier, military, rebelliousness, heroes, state affairs ...
Place: greece, europe, dungeon, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%