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Sharpe's Mission (1996)
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Sharpe's Mission (1996)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sharpe is teamed with a Colonel he helped promote and they are tasked to destroy a powder magazine, but an alliance with the French may threaten their success. Meanwhile, Jane is wearying of the army life and Harper and Ramona are at odds.
Plot: british army, journalist, napoleonic wars, traitor, scout, disfigured face, british soldier
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and captivating films and TV series with plots about adventure, escapades, soldier, heroes, battles, war and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Family and Drama genres. Some movies like Sharpe's Mission: Sharpe's Revenge (1997), Sharpe's Siege (1996), Sharpe's Justice (1997), Sharpe's Rifles (1993), Sharpe's Waterloo (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sharpe's Revenge (1997)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sharpe is framed as the thief who stole Napolean's gold, and he must clear his name to avoid execution. Meanwhile his wife Jane - urged on by a friend - makes some questionable choices.
Plot: napoleonic wars, british soldier
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Sharpe's Siege (1996)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sharpe, with his new commanding officer, is sent to capture a castle when news comes of locals who will rise against Bonaparte. However, he is somewhat distracted by thoughts of his wife whom he was forced to leave while stricken with fever.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: siege, napoleonic wars, battles, heroes, british soldier, castle, military life, danger, adventure, heroic mission, military, war ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Sharpe's Justice (1997)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Napoleon has been exiled to Elba, the English have returned from the wars, and Major Richard Sharpe finds himself in a sort of exile to lead a company of Yorkshire Yeomen. His duties include protecting mill owners from restless workers who are on ...
Plot: mill, british soldier, revenge, fictional biography, british army, homecoming, half brother
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Sharpe's Rifles (1993)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the Peninsular War in Spain against the French, Sergeant Richard Sharpe saves the life of Arthur Wellesley, the future Duke of Wellington and is promoted to Lieutenant. In order to pay the troops Wellesley needs a money draft from the banker ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: battles, escapades, military, napoleonic wars, wartime life, war, military life, promotion, soldier, heroes, adventure, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sharpe's Waterloo (1997)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Based on the novel by Bernard Cornwell, "Sharpe's Waterloo" brings maverick British officer Lt. Col. Richard Sharpe to his last fight against the French, in June of 1815.
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: military, heroes, battles, napoleonic wars, battle zone, uninhibited rivalry, infidelity, couples, military life, lone wolves, war, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Sharpe's Regiment (1996)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Told his battalion is to be split up due to lack of recruits at home, Sharpe and Harper return to England to investigate. What should have been a simple query turns politically explosive as they come nearer to exposing profiteering on the home front ...
Style: sincere, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: military, heroes, soldier, napoleonic wars, tough heroes, political corruption, heroic mission, military life, political unrest, lone wolves, rivalry, fighting the system ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Sharpe's Challenge (2006)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Sean Bean is back as the swashbuckling hero in Sharpe's Challenge, an action packed mini-series to be shot on location in Rajasthan, India. Two years after the Duke of Wellington crushes Napoleon at Waterloo, dispatches from India tell of a ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotshot hero, soldier, rivalry, heroic mission, political unrest, danger, escapades, daring rescue, investigation, state affairs, adventurer, war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sharpe's Enemy (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Portugal 1813. A band of deserters, including Sharpe's old enemy, Obadiah Hakeswill, have captured two women, one the wife of a high-ranking English officer, and are holding them hostage for ransom. Sharpe is given the 60th Rifles and a Rocket ...
Style: serious, captivating, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: military, heroes, soldier, british soldier, heroic mission, captivity, kidnapping, war, crimes, confined, daring rescue, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Sharpe's Honour (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: 1813. Major Sharpe's old enemy, Major Ducos manipulates a beautiful young marquesa into falsely accusing Sharpe of rape. Her husband calls Sharpe out in a duel. But when the husband is found dead the next morning, Sharpe is arrested and brought ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, military, soldier, heroes, behind enemy lines, napoleonic wars, british soldier, injustice, hanging, tough heroes, false arrest, courtroom drama ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Sharpe's Gold (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sharpe is sent on a mission to exchange rifles for deserters with a strange band of Spanish guerillas. He also has to chaperone two women looking for their missing husband.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: adventurer, soldier, military, battles, behind enemy lines, heroes, napoleonic wars, british soldier, escapades, war, adventure, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Sharpe's Company (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Spain 1812 The Duke of Wellington plans to lay siege to Badajoz. A murderous figure from Sharpe's past uses a beautiful woman revenge himself on Sharpe, now the father of her child. Sharpe has reason to be happy, he holds his daughter for the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: siege, military, soldier, heroes, napoleonic wars, british soldier, war, adventure, rivalry, danger, lone wolves, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Sharpe's Peril (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Our story begins at the end of Sharpe's Challenge. Sharpe and Harper are en route to Madras when they encounter a baggage train from the East India Company traveling through hostile territory. Chitu, a legendary bandit leader in control of the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: military, heroes, battles, heroic mission, danger, adventure, military life, escapades, british soldier, soldier, violence, battlefield ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Sharpe's Sword (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Sharpe is tasked to protect the most important spy in Lord Wellington's network, but domestic issues, a traumatized young girl, and possible French spies all threaten his success
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, mute or deaf, escapades, rebellion, espionage, rivalry, fighting the system, soldier, war, adventure, heroes, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Sharpe's Battle (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: When Sharpe is ordered to whip the King of Spain's Irish Royal Brigade into shape, he faces dissent from the men who believe the British are slaughtering their relatives in Ireland and a spy from within.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, heroes, state affairs, soldier, escapades, rivalry, war, adventure, adventurer, behind enemy lines, tough heroes, officers and cadets ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, military, battles, soldier, heroes, war, escapades, state affairs, rebellion, military life, vengeance, wartime life ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
La nouvelle malle des Indes (1981)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, West Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy
Duration: 52 min.
Story: A young English navy lieutenant sets out to prove the quickest way to reach India from London is by way of the Mediterranean and Suez rather than the long sea route around Africa and the Cape of Good Hope, which takes six months. Together with his ...
Plot: adventurer
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: india, saudi arabia, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
In Search for Captain Grant (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Soviet Union, Bulgaria
Duration: 455 min.
Story: Lord and Lady Glenarvan found a bottle in the ocean. this bottle contained a letter from captain Grant that he and 2 of his sailors had survived a disaster in sea and need help. Unfortunately, the letter was damaged by water, and only latitude is ...
Plot: sea, travel
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Treasure Island (1977)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
Story: Treasure Island is a 1977 television adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous 1883 novel. It was filmed in 1977 on location in Plymouth and Dartford, and in Corsica, and also at BBC Television Centre at Wood Lane, London. Jim Hawkins ...
Plot: treasure map, child in peril, father figure, ship, deception, tropical island, pirate, betrayal, ocean, gunfight, murder, dead father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Escape of the Artful Dodger (2001)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Escape of the Artful Dodger was an Australian children’s television series first screened on the Nine Network in 2001. Escape of the Artful Dodger is the story of Jack Dawkins, who was introduced in the classic Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist. ...
Plot: police, thief, theft
Place: australia, sydney australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The 4 Musketeers (2005)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Canada, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 210 min.
Story: Exile and possibly death are in the cards for the Queen of France in this edgy cloak-and-dagger adventure based on Alexandre Dumas' unrivaled tale of THE THREE MUSKETEERS and their reckless romantic friend D'Artagnan. Supernatural powers ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: musketeer, adventure, rivalry, danger, friends, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, escapades, friendship, love, honor, political intrigue ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Corsican Brothers (1985)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In the 18th century were born two siamese brothers on Corsica who paradoxically carry different feelings of hate and reconciliation in their blood.
Plot: swashbuckler, twin brother, good versus evil, sword, vendetta, dead boy, twins
Time: 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Moonfleet (2013)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
Story: An adaptation of J Meade Falkner’s 1898 swashbuckling novel. A young man craving adventure joins a gang of smugglers in search of Blackbeard's diamond
Style: semi serious, captivating, exciting, epic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, treasure hunt, heroes, unlikely partners, rivalry, escapades, dishonesty, adventure, youth, cons and scams, against the odds, family ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Lockruf des Goldes (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Austria, France, West Germany, Romania
Duration: 370 min.
Plot: wilderness, priest, greed, native american, gold rush, dog, frontier justice, hanging, investments, vigilantism, mountain cabin, husky dog ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Secret of the Sahara (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Switzerland, Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 357 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: sahara, desert, french foreign legion, secret, foreign legion, treasure, bandit, adventure
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Noah's Castle (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: UK
Duration: 30 min.
Story: TV drama series set in a time of social and economic collapse where hyper-inflation has lead to food shortages and mass riots. A desperate husband and father, Norman Mortimer (David Neal), takes his family to a large house in the country where he ...
Plot: british army, basement, food shortage, cellar, food, father daughter relationship, riot, birthday party, country house, family relations, distopia, gun ...
Time: near future
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Legend of Robin Hood (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Legend of Robin Hood was a 1975 BBC television serial that told the story of the life of Robin Hood.
Plot: robin hood, royalty, monk
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 26 min.
Story: Shipwrecked on an uninhabited island, Robinson Crusoe fills his time in either building a shelter for himself, or by reminiscing about the years he spent at sea and the adventures that led him to where he is. The months roll by and the hardships ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sentimental
Plot: desert island, island, survival, pets, sea disaster, isolation, escapades, confined, adventure, danger, deserted island, coast ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Return of Monte Cristo (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: treasure, wrongful arrest, return, false identity, repayment, accusation, world war two veteran, beauty, french resistance, post war
Time: year 1947, 1940s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
National Theatre Live: Treasure Island (2015)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: It's a theatre adaptation of well known story of Jim Hawkins and his adventures in search of treasure of Treasure Island.
Plot: treasure map, treasure, parrot, pirate, map
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The Luminaries (2020)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, New Zealand
Story: The 19th-century tale of love, murder and revenge as men and women travel across the world to make their fortunes on the wild West Coast of New Zealand's South Island.
Style: disturbing, suspense, tense, ironic
Plot: gold rush, gold, treasure hunt, treasure, buried treasure, ambition, greed, one last chance, escapades, wilderness, drunkenness, fortune teller ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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