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The Last Kingdom (2015)
 8.4
 74K
The Last Kingdom (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A show of heroic deeds and epic battles with a thematic depth that embraces politics, religion, warfare, courage, love, loyalty and our universal search for identity. Combining real historical figures and events with fictional characters, it is the story of how a people combined their strength under one of the most iconic kings of history in order to reclaim their land for themselves and build a place they call home.
Style: realistic, captivating, epic, stylized, exciting, serious
Plot: king, battles, kingdom, danger, rivalry, castle, british, vengeance, heroes, political unrest, escapades, viking, kidnapping, sword, danish, orphan
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, exciting, serious and stylized films and TV series with plots about rivalry, escapades, battles, heroes, adventure, danger and betrayal mostly in Drama, History and Action genres. Some movies like The Last Kingdom: Vikings (2013), Northmen - A Viking Saga (2014), Game of Thrones (2011), Ironclad (2011), Taboo (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.5
 398K
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, breathtaking, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, vikings, battles, norse mythology, legends and myths, heroic, historical character, king, tough heroes, heroes, rise to the top, viking ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
Northmen - A Viking Saga (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Switzerland, UK, Germany, South Africa
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A band of Vikings cross enemy lines and a panicked race begins. The losers will pay with their lives.
Style: stylized, rough, atmospheric, suspense, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vikings, viking, battles, survival, adventure, ship, brutality, murder, betrayal, forest, rivalry, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 9.3
 1.7M
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: sexual, atmospheric, stylized, epic, twists and turns ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night, boys' night
Plot: dragon, intrigue, fantasy world, adventure, king, incest, political intrigue, betrayal, royal family, sex scene, killings, imaginary ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
 6.1
 40K
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
Plot: knight, adventure, battles, castle, king, warrior, danger, mercenary, battlefield, evil king, crusader, brutality ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 8.4
 111K
Taboo (2017)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: Adventurer James Keziah Delaney returns to London from Africa in 1814 along with fourteen stolen diamonds to seek vengeance after the death of his father.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: british empire, family business, brother sister incest, incest overtones, adventurer, murder, inheritance, witchcraft, conspiracy, investigation, dark secret, homecoming ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, georgian era
Place: england, usa, united states, africa, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Rising Hawk (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Ukraine, USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: The Mongol Empire had grown to the largest the world had ever known. It's armies now laid siege to much of Eastern Europe. A small village fights for freedom in the frontier landscape of the Carpathian Mountains.
Style: stylized, epic, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: danger, battles, betrayal, army, heroes, death, escapades, sword fight, leadership, equestrian, rage, surprise attack ...
Time: 13th century
Place: ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.0
 62K
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: captivating, exciting, epic, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: culture clash, intrigue, forbidden love, adventure hero, danger, escapades, rivalry, strong violent content, adventure, strong sexual content, royal family, martial arts ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: asia, mongolia, china, beijing china, venice
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.8
 16K
Knightfall (2017)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Go deep into the clandestine world of the legendary brotherhood of warrior monks known as The Knights Templar.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, atmospheric, christian film ...
Plot: crusade, relic, crusader, chivalry, battle, selflessness, religious faith, battles, human spirit, tradition, falling, loss ...
Time: 14th century, 13th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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The Hollow Crown (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Hollow Crown is a series of British television films featuring William Shakespeare's History Plays. The first Season is an adaptation of Shakespeare's second historical tetralogy, the Henriad: Richard II, Henry IV, Part I and Henry ...
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, epic, harsh ...
Plot: royal family, king, prince, battles, political intrigue, power struggle, betrayal, queen, rivalry, throne, society, ruler ...
Time: 15th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Spanish Princess (2019)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The beautiful Spanish princess, Catherine of Aragon, navigates the royal lineage of England with an eye on the throne.
Style: suspense, captivating, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Plot: royal court, king, royal family, queen of england, intrigue, rivalry, historical figure, dishonesty, death, ambition, family, culture clash ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century
Place: england, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.6
 249K
Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
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: exciting, epic, captivating, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, love and romance, folk hero, archer, adventure, medieval, sword fight, hopes, king, escapades, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, tense, stylized, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, warrior, adventure, heroes, post apocalypse, danger, murder, death, master warrior, vengeance, chase, brutality ...
Place: feudal japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Resurrection: Ertugrul (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Turkey
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Ertuğrul Bey and the Knights Templar in the 13th century Alba and step and step with the struggle against brutal Mongols depicts the process of establishing the Ottoman principality.
Style: exciting, suspense, stylized, tense, brutal ...
Plot: historical character, betrayal, adventure, war, vengeance, rivalry, heroes, life & death, crime, military coup, twists & turns, father son relationship ...
Time: 14th century
Place: turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.7
 11K
Britannia (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: An epic drama set in 43AD as the Roman Imperial Army – determined and terrified in equal measure - returns to crush the Celtic heart of Britannia - a mysterious land ruled by warrior women and powerful druids who can channel the powerful forces of ...
Style: sexy, disturbing, suspenseful, exciting, suspense
Plot: druid, roman empire, enemy, strong female character, rite, bow and arrow, roman soldier, celtic, love, british army, power, female warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 1st century, 1940s, 40s
Place: britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
1066: The Battle for Middle Earth (2009)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
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, epic, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, military, war, rivalry, political unrest, danger, state affairs, cruelty, bravery, invasion, king, fight ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: england, europe, flanders, norway, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.4
 967
Ivanhoe (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 270 min.
Story: This grand six-part adaptation of Sir Walter Scott's rousing adventure of the Middle Ages tells the epic tale of the idealistic young knight Ivanhoe (Steven Waddington) and his battle against the evil Templar Bois-Guilbert (Ciarán Hinds. ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: knight, legends and myths, throne, romance, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, adventure, save the day, corrupted ruler, folk hero, dishonesty, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Pillars of the Earth (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Germany, Canada, UK, Hungary
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Pillars of the Earth is an eight-part 2010 TV miniseries, adapted from Ken Follett's novel of the same name.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, atmospheric, intense ...
Plot: medieval, ambition, power struggle, religions or cults, state affairs, manipulations, catholic church, royal family, throne, manipulation, rivals, heir heiress ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The 13th Warrior (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In AD 922, Arab courtier, Ahmad Ibn Fadlan accompanies a party of Vikings to the barbaric North to combat a terror that slaughters Vikings and devours their flesh.
Style: exciting, epic, suspenseful, scenic, rough ...
Plot: vikings, barbarian, mission, battles, adventure, danger, heroic mission, viking, heroes, gory, good versus evil, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scandinavia, iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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War of the Arrows (2011)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 122 min.
Story: 13 years after the King Injo Revolt, the Chosun Dynasty is attacked by the Chung Dynasty of China. A young man named Na-mi leaves his demolished village to find his young sister, Ja-in, and her finance Su-koon, who were to wed on the very day of the ...
Style: realistic, epic, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Plot: bow and arrow, archer, master warrior, archery, kidnapping, daring rescue, battles, military, invasion, heroic mission, danger, brother sister relationship ...
Time: 17th century
Place: korea, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Iron & Blood: The Legend of Taras Bulba (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Ukraine, Poland
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 16th century, this is a story about Ukraine's Cossack warriors and their campaign to defend their lands from the advancing Polish armies.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: battles, rebelliousness, leadership, heroes, cossack, political unrest, society, parent child relationship, state affairs, father son relationship, parents and children, battle ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ukraine, poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Hannibal: Rome's Worst Nightmare (2006)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 92 min.
Story: It is 200 years before the birth of Christ and Rome is the new superpower of the ancient world. She believes she is invincible - but one man is destined to change that. He is a man bound by oath to avenge the wrongs inflicted on his home and, in ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: roman empire, conquering, leadership, heroes, danger, vengeance, soldier, rivalry, battles, war, elephant, military ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Assassins (2012)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: China
Duration: 107 min.
Story: In the year 198 BC, Cao Cao (Chow Yun Fat), Prime Minister of the Han Dynasty, ventured to the east and defeated China's greatest warrior Lu Bu, terrifying every ambitious warlord across the country. Several years later, after taking the Han ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: assassin, adventure, political conspiracy, head of state, assassination attempt, rivalry, battles, military, hidden identity, family relations, love and romance, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Arn: The Kingdom at the End of the Road (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. ...
Style: epic, rough, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Plot: war, escapades, adventure, military, homecoming, danger, forbidden love, state affairs, heroes, heroic mission, battle zone, leadership ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, holy land, europe, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Arn: The Knight Templar (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Sweden, UK, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.
Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, epic, scenic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, monastery, knight, heroes, danger, war, forbidden love, battles, nun, adaptation, religion, horse riding ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, sweden, holy land, middle east, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Da Vinci's Demons (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The series follows the "untold" story of Leonardo Da Vinci: the genius during his early years in Renaissance Florence. As a 25-year old artist, inventor, swordsman, lover, dreamer and idealist, he struggles to live within the confines of ...
Style: captivating, intellectual, exciting, witty, serious ...
Plot: prodigy, inventor, adventure, leonardo da vinci, escapades, talented, a vision, historical character, magical, visionary, unconventional method, outsmarting ...
Time: 15th century, renaissance, 1400s
Place: italy, florence, europe, florence italy, ottoman empire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.8
 1K
Marco Polo (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, USA, Japan, China
Duration: 270 min.
Story: The life and experiences of the 13th-century explorer, who sought to connect the civilizations of China and Europe through trade.
Style: epic, serious, realistic, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: battles, explorer, heroes, state affairs, human spirit, adventure, escapades, obsessive quest, on the road, danger, culture clash, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
Place: china, venice, mongolia, persia, tibet
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 16K
Robin Hood (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Robin Hood is a British television programme, produced by independent production company Tiger Aspect Productions for BBC One, with co-funding from the BBC America cable television channel in the United States. Based on the traditional stories of ...
Style: stylized, exciting, realistic, semi serious, captivating ...
Plot: knight, robin hood, archery, fighting the system, adventure, swords and armor, in the woods, criminal heroes, castle, escapades, romance, righting the wronged ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: captivating, exciting, epic, realistic, rough ...
Plot: roman empire, female warrior, battles, conquering, leadership, society, heroes, adventure, war, heroic mission, wartime life, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.3
 157K
King Arthur (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the 'Sarmatian hypothesis' which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and that the Roman-British military commander, ...
Style: epic, stylized, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, king arthur, roman empire, battles, medieval, swords and armor, arthurian legend, army, folk hero, freedom, christianity, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, england, britain, rome italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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, realistic, epic, serious
Plot: roman empire, emperor, historical character, politics, religions or cults, political intrigue, state affairs, head of state, battles, rivalry, power struggle, rise and fall ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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