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Sharpe's Battle (1995)
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Sharpe's Battle (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: napoleonic wars, french revolution, napoleon bonaparte, spanish history, military, war, adventure, heroes, battles, soldier, adventurer, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, military life, wartime life, behind enemy lines, state affairs, officers and cadets, battle zone, tough heroes, fictional biography, sword fight
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe

Most similar movies to Sharpe's Battle

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about battles, military, war, soldier, heroes, adventure and escapades mostly in Drama, War and Action genres. Some movies like Sharpe's Battle: Sharpe's Sword (1995), Sharpe's Gold (1995), Sharpe's Peril (2008), Sharpe's Eagle (1993), Sharpe's Siege (1996). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sharpe's Sword (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: napoleonic wars, french revolution, british empire, age difference, military, behind enemy lines, battles, tough heroes, adventure, fighting the system, rebellion, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sharpe's Gold (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
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: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, war hero, british army, british soldier, napoleon bonaparte, french revolution, british empire, spanish history, behind enemy lines, battles, heroes, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sharpe's Peril (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 69 min.
TV show
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: serious, exciting, captivating, disturbing, realistic
Plot: napoleonic wars, military, battles, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, military life, escapades, british soldier, violence, battlefield, war hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, napoleonic wars, military, battles, war, escapades, state affairs, soldier, heroes, rebellion, military life, royal court ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Sharpe's Siege (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, siege, battles, castle, british soldier, heroes, military life, adventure, woman in danger, isolation, heroic mission, military ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Sharpe's Honour (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
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: realistic, serious, exciting, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: napoleonic wars, cavalry, war hero, british army, british soldier, spanish history, napoleon bonaparte, royal court, french revolution, military, soldier, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Sharpe's Company (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, rough ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, british army, war hero, french revolution, napoleon bonaparte, royal court, spanish history, british soldier, soldier, heroes, military, siege ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sharpe's Challenge (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 69 min.
TV show
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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, battlefield, soldier, rivalry, heroic mission, hotshot hero, war, investigation, state affairs, daring rescue, escapades, political unrest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Sharpe's Waterloo (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
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: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, rough ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, lone wolves, war hero, british army, french revolution, historical event, heroes, military, battles, escapades, war, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Sharpe's Enemy (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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: captivating, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: napoleonic wars, military, british soldier, heroes, soldier, crimes, confined, war, daring rescue, kidnapping, captivity, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Sharpe's Regiment (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, war hero, cavalry, british army, spanish history, french revolution, napoleon bonaparte, soldier, military, heroes, tough heroes, political unrest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Sharpe's Rifles (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
TV show
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: napoleonic wars, adventure, british army, escapades, military, war, wartime life, battles, war hero, cavalry, war violence, napoleon bonaparte ...
Time: 19th century
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Horatio Hornblower 3 (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Hornblower is given a dangerous mission to deliver an emigre French nobleman to a secret rendezvous near Brest while coping with enemy agents in his own ranks.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, sea battle, british navy, war hero, espionage, rebellion, military life, escapades, adventure, heroes, military, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, georgian era
Place: europe, france, english channel
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100%
Sharpe's Revenge (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
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, french revolution, framed for a crime, british soldier, sword fight
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, feel good
Audience: boys' night
Plot: napoleonic wars, ship, british navy, duel, adventurer, navy, adventure, battles, military, bully, french revolution, sea ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Rat Patrol (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: The exploits of four Allied soldiers — three Americans and one Englishman — who are part of a long-range desert patrol group in the North African campaign during World War II. Their mission: "to attack, harass and wreak havoc on Field ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: world war two, tank, french foreign legion, soldier, military, adventure, rivalry, heroes, escapades, war, mouse, battles ...
Time: 20th century
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kenau (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, Hungary, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: While she fights a heroic battle against the Spanish besieger with her female army, Kenau, driven by hate and sorrow of the execution of her youngest daughter, is threatened to also lose her eldest daughter, because her fear and pain are covered by ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: battles, adventure, folk hero, leadership, escapades, heroes, military, businesswoman, siege, rebellion, patriot, good versus evil ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Our World War (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK
TV show
Story: During the First World War, British troops face the horrors of the Battle of Mons in 1914, internal strife in 1916 and innovative tank warfare in 1918.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: world war one, battles, soldier, war, battle zone, military, british soldier, wartime, wartime life, military life, struggle for survival, british ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British ...
Style: feel good, realistic, serious, exciting, rough
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, adventurer, french revolution, adventure, sea, sailing, war hero, pirate, military, heroes, execution ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: europe, france, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Age of Heroes (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The true story of the formation of Ian Fleming's 30 Commando unit, a precursor for the elite forces in the U.K.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, behind enemy lines, insubordination, military, sabotage, heroic mission, adventure, battle zone, chase, war, race against time, dishonesty ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, year 1940
Place: norway, scottish highlands, scotland, europe
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32%
Sharpe's Mission (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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: napoleonic wars, british army, napoleon bonaparte, french revolution, spanish history, disfigured face, traitor, scout, british soldier, journalist, sword fight
Time: 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Rough Riders (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: In 1898 the US government decided to intervene on the side of the Cuban rebels in their struggle against Spanish rule. Assistant Navy Secretary Theodore Roosevelt decides to experience the war first hand by promoting and joining a volunteer cavalry ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american history, civil war, battles, soldier, war, state affairs, military life, political unrest, heroic mission, leadership, adventure, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: cuba, latin america, san antonio texas, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Sharpe's Justice (1997)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
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: napoleonic wars, french revolution, revenge, british soldier, homecoming, half brother, fictional biography, british army, sword fight, mill
Time: 19th century
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Piece of Cake (1988)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 312 min.
TV show
Story: The lives and loves of the men of RAF Hornet Squadron who are transferred to France at the outbreak of World Wat II in September 1939. For the most part the men are competent fliers but there is little action in the first several months. The men ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, realistic
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Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: europe
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1066: The Battle for Middle Earth (2009)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: October 14th, 1066 is the most famous date in English history. It is the year of TWO invasions of England, and in which three huge and bloody pitched battles were fought
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, war, military, invasion, rivalry, state affairs, political unrest, medieval, cruelty, bravery, king, fight ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
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American Soldiers (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Iraq, 2004: during a routine sortie a US patrol is ambushed and the young soldiers are forced to put their training and skills into action fast. A determined foe with superior local knowledge, the Fedayeen insurgents soon draw them into close ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Bravo Two Zero (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
Country: South Africa, UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When an elite eight-man British SAS team is dropped behind enemy lines, their mission is clear: take out Saddam Hussein's SCUD missile systems. But when communications are cut and the team finds themselves surrounded by Saddam's army, ...
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gulf war, war, commando, squad, soldier, military, battles, behind enemy lines, heroic mission, military life, escapades, adventure ...
Time: year 1991, 90s
Place: iraq, middle east, baghdad iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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War & Peace (1972)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 890 min.
TV show
Story: The classic BBC dramatisation of Tolstoy's epic story of love and loss set against the backdrop of the Napoleonic Wars. Anthony Hopkins heads the cast as Pierre Bezuhov (a role for which he won the 1972 Best Actor BAFTA); Morag Hood is the ...
Style: exciting, intellectual, realistic, serious, epic ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, napoleon bonaparte, french revolution, age difference, historical event, soldier, battles, prince, family relations, couples, fall in love, social differences ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Black Sheep Squadron (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The dramatized World War II adventures of US Major Gregory "Pappy" Boyington and his Marine Attack Squadron 214, AKA The Black Sheep Squadron.
Style: semi serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, sitcom
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, aviation, military, american soldier, soldier, air force, bomb, airplane, army, attack, pilot, mission ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Last of the Mohicans (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 344 min.
TV show
Story: The classic story of Hawkeye.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, emotional
Plot: native american, military, scout, heroes, war, soldier, adventure, escapades, rivalry, love and romance, battles, culture clash ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%