Movies like Fury of Achilles

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Fury of Achilles
Original name: L'ira di Achille
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: slave girl, demi god, chariot, shot with a bow and arrow, seaside, bare chested male fighting, war hero, war violence, spear throwing, armor, shield, archer, competition, council, helmet, homoerotic, strongman, muscleman, sword duel, sword and sandal, warrior, steel helmet, hand to hand combat, prophecy, ambush ...
Place: ancient greece

Most similar movies to Fury of Achilles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, epic, realistic and exciting films with plots about sword fight, sword, battle, warrior, bow and arrow, battlefield and spear mostly in Drama, Adventure and History genres. Some movies like Fury of Achilles: The Trojan Horse (1961), The Slave (1962), The 300 Spartans (1962), The Fall of the Roman Empire (1964), Caesar the Conqueror (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Trojan Horse
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 ...
Plot: peplum, greek, sword, sword fight, mythology, greek mythology, helmet, villain, hand to hand combat, steel helmet, tough guy, warrior ...
Place: ancient greece
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System:   95%
    User:   100%
 
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 256
The Slave
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: roma, fog, horse, beach, battle, parrot, cavalry, sword and sandal, sword duel, sword fight, sword, caravan ...
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The 300 Spartans
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, exciting, serious, talky, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, adventure, betrayal, military, soldier, sword fight, master warrior, sacrifice, courage, immortality, beautiful scenery, runaway ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1960s
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece, egypt
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System:   79%
    User:   77%
 
The Fall of the Roman Empire
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, serious, exciting, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, downfall, leadership, war, political unrest, ancient rome, royal family, battles, politics, adventure, chariot, dishonesty ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, italy
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System:   75%
    User:   75%
 
Arn: The Kingdom at the End of the Road
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: serious, atmospheric, epic, realistic, rough ...
Plot: adventure, danger, escapades, battle zone, heroes, military, master warrior, leadership, war, forbidden love, heroic mission, homecoming ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, europe, holy land
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Caesar the Conqueror
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: battle, blood, husband wife relationship, soldier, violence, horse, torture, branding iron, julius caesar, shield, swordsman, dictator ...
Place: dungeon
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Ironclad
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, adventure, political unrest, gory, revolution, king, castle, palaces castles and temples, battles, danger, escapades, rebellion ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   71%
 
 4.9
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Giants of Rome
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: julius caesar, druid, forest, warrior, tough guy, steel helmet, hand to hand combat, brawl, stick fight, martial arts, axe, sword ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   72%
    User:   73%
 
 5.2
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The Avenger
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: flashback, queen, horse, horse riding, king, knife, stabbed in the stomach, shot to death, battle, fire, soldier, painting ...
Time: ancient world
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   69%
    User:   81%
 
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The Gaul
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: epic, serious, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: roman empire, adventure, leadership, heroes, military, war, state affairs, soldier, betrayal, destiny, rise to the top, vengeance ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   68%
    User:   63%
 
Helen of Troy
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
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, semi serious, epic, surprise ending
Plot: betrayal, destiny, adventure, legends and myths, romance, battles, heroes, kidnapping, rivalry, master warrior, fall in love, dishonesty ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   67%
    User:   74%
 
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Alexander
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Germany, USA, Netherlands, France, UK, Italy
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, factual, breathtaking, suspense, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rise to the top, war, battles, heroes, adventure, conquering, brutality, courage, battle zone, ambition, homosexuality, state affairs ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: egypt, greece, europe, macedonia, ancient greece ...
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System:   64%
    User:   59%
 
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Sword of War
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, serious, realistic
Plot: battles, military, rivalry, soldier, war, leadership, heroes, emperor, state affairs, war hero, sword fight, sword ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: italy, europe, milan italy, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   55%
 
Julius Caesar
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Plot: betrayal, assassination, head of state, tragic hero, roman empire, intrigue, leadership, rise and fall, political unrest, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: europe
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System:   61%
    User:   52%
 
Stars of Eger
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance, War
Country: Hungary
Duration: 157 min.
Story: This romantic and grandiose historical film depicts the era of the constant incursions and heroic battles fought by the defenders of the castle of Eger, led by captain István Dobó, against the heavy odds of superior numbers through the lives and ...
Style: biblical
Plot: queen, swordswoman, fortress, female soldier, cattle, islam, camel, donkey, victory, poet, oath, musketeer ...
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Antony and Cleopatra
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, serious, captivating, realistic, emotional ...
Plot: femme fatale, rise and fall, romance, destructive relationship, love affair, royal family, love and romance, state affairs, tragic love, unfulfillment, betrayal, couple relations ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt
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    User:   49%
 
Robin and Marian
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Robin Hood is an old man when he returns with his best friend Little John to England after the Crusades. Maid Marian has entered a nunnery, King Richard is a raving lunatic, his Brother John a moron, and the age of great adventure has seemed to have ...
Style: emotional, serious, tragicomedy, gloomy, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: adventure, romance, folk hero, aging, legends and myths, lovers reunited, love story, gunfight, escapades, life philosophy, mentor, heroes ...
Time: middle ages, 80s, 12th century
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   55%
    User:   63%
 
Samson and Delilah
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Italy, USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: Mara and Manoa are both upstanding and religious Israelites living under the harsh and unjust rule of the Philistines. One day, a mysterious stranger appears to Mara and promises her that she will bear a son whom she is to call Samson.
Style: epic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tragic hero, palaces castles and temples, religions or cults, good versus evil, heroes, rivalry, femme fatale, betrayal, vengeance, human spirit, innocence lost, redemption ...
Time: ancient history
Place: persia
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   49%
 
Ali Baba and the Seven Saracens
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A rebel leader returns to his city for a final confrontation with the evil king he is fighting. However, he finds himself attracted to the king's beautiful niece.
Plot: tough guy, warrior, tough girl, wrestling, midget, knife fight, martial arts, gladiator, brawl, duel, dagger, fight ...
Place: middle east, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Augustus
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Germany, Italy, Spain, Austria, France, UK
Duration: 200 min.
Story: Caesar Augustus tells of how he became the emperor to his reluctant daughter, Julia following the death of her husband Agrippa.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, realistic, stylized
Plot: intrigue, roman empire, leadership, rise to the top, political unrest, romance, politics, royal family, ambition, dishonesty, assassination, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1st century
Place: europe, macedonia, egypt, spain, greece ...
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System:   50%
    User:   52%
 
 6.8
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Spartacus
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: epic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, adventure, master warrior, tragic hero, slavery, leadership, human spirit, rebelliousness, ambition, gladiator, slave, ancient rome ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
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System:   50%
    User:   51%
 
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Caesar
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Twenty year-old Julius Caesar flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become Rome's supreme dictator.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, captivating, realistic
Plot: roman empire, politics, tragic hero, dictatorship, rise and fall, political unrest, royal family, heroes, battle, senate, ancient rome, julius caesar ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: egypt, africa, europe, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   49%
    User:   55%
 
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Troy
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
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, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, date night
Plot: romance, mythology, tragic hero, sword fight, betrayal, war, vengeance, courage, brutality, beautiful scenery, forbidden love, revenge ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: ancient greece, europe, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   52%
 
Arn: The Knight Templar
Genre: Action, Adventure, 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: epic, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: adventure, war, desert, obsessive quest, islam, medieval, sword fight, swedish, danger, escapades, heroes, betrayal ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, holy land, sweden, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   48%
    User:   44%
 
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Zulu Dawn
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, serious, bleak, realistic, rough ...
Plot: soldier, adventure, leadership, interracial relations, battle, war, anti war, culture clash, genocide, surrounded, victory, army life ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   50%
 
 6.8
 4K
Ivanhoe
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventure, adventurer, knight, folk hero, master warrior, romance, rescue, heroic mission, good versus evil, jousting, danger, escapades ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   46%
    User:   42%
 
The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules
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, peplum, staff, adventure hero, legendary hero, armor, shield, shot with a bow and arrow, stabbed in the stomach, torture, kiss ...
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System:   45%
    User:   43%
 
Hercules Against the Barbarians
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The eternal Hercules in this film has gone way beyond his usual time and place in ancient Greece and is now helping Poland free itself of Mongol invaders in the 12th century. Mark Forest is the star of this peplum epic, Hercules Against The ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: superhero, adventure, legends and myths, battles, battle zone, danger, escapades, rescue, heroes, rivalry, military, half breed ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   52%
 
The Tyrant of Lydia Against the Son of Hercules
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: one man army, one against many, wrestling, disarming someone, tough guy, steel helmet, brawl, wrestler, fistfight, sword, sword fight, helmet ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   46%
 
 6.4
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Centurion
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus' legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe the Picts from the face of the Earth and destroy their leader, ...
Style: stylized, serious, suspenseful, bloody, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, survival, adventure, war, roman empire, blood, chase, betrayal, revenge, soldier, behind enemy lines, sword fight ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: england, scotland, europe, britain, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   44%
 
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