Movies like Fury of Achilles

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Fury of Achilles (1962)
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Fury of Achilles (1962)
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: boxing, horse, plague, king, friendship, violence, death, warrior, suicide, prophecy, wine, demi god, legend, greek, slave girl, massacre, strongman, duel, war hero, funeral, chariot, escape, muscleman, war violence, battle ...
Place: ancient greece

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Most similar movies to Fury of Achilles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, epic, serious and exciting films with plots about battle, sword fight, spear, battlefield, sword, warrior and sword and sandal mostly in Adventure, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Fury of Achilles: The Trojan Horse (1961), The Slave (1962), Caesar the Conqueror (1962), Giants of Rome (1964), Seven Rebel Gladiators (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Trojan Horse (1961)
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, hand to hand combat, warrior, torch, evil man, sword, sword fight, villain, steel helmet, tough guy, male female relationship ...
Place: ancient greece
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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: spear, bow and arrow, sword, sword fight, caravan, ambush, evil man, slavery, war hero, sand, shield, adventure hero ...
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65%
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: shield, war hero, rebellion, arrow in chest, roman, cavalry, emperor, branding iron, julius caesar, male female relationship, swordsman, war violence ...
Place: dungeon
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54%
 4.9
 193
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: flaming arrow, strongman, peplum, staff, cavalry, standoff, dead rabbit, raft, empire, roman soldier, secret weapon, knife thrower ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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: gladiator, steel helmet, dwarf, rebellion, armor, white slavery, peplum, army, helmet, roman, arena, warrior ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.3
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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: arena, army, arrow in chest, cavalry charge, greek mythology, tyrant, cavalry, standoff, peplum, stabbed in the stomach, battle, knife ...
Time: ancient world
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, adventure, warrior, battles, master warrior, against the odds, chaos, leadership, danger, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1960s
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Ali Baba and the Seven Saracens (1964)
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: dagger, harem, tournament, turban, peplum, fight, duel, revolt, fistfight, ambush, spear, adventurer ...
Place: dungeon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: wrestling, muscleman, one man army, wrestler, steel helmet, sword and fantasy, brawl, tough guy, beefcake, adventure hero, shield, rebel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, steel helmet, sword and sandal, stick fight, one against many, martial arts, wrestling, strongman, one man army, disarming someone, gladiator, muscleman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, sword and sandal, gladiator, fort, strongman, martial arts, mixed martial arts, one against many, assassination, violence, prison, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, heroes, leadership, battles, military, rivalry, war, state affairs, child, disarming someone, mace ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: italy, europe, germany, milan italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: spear, dagger, sword fight, oasis, staff, camel, peplum, battlefield, revolt, evil man, ambush, tortured to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Ironclad (2011)
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: captivating, exciting, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, mercenary, king, castle, battles, danger, rivalry, adventure, battlefield, brutality, warrior, siege ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, 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, peplum, arena, sword and sandal, rebellion, torture, beating, battle, male female relationship, violence, fire, princess ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Arn: The Kingdom at the End of the Road (2008)
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: stylized, serious, atmospheric, realistic, epic ...
Plot: church, rivalry, battles, nun, monastery, escapades, military, forbidden love, master warrior, battle zone, homecoming, danger ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, holy land, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: spear, rescue mission, bow and arrow, sword, duel, battlefield, sword fight, axe, battle, army, warlord, battle axe ...
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34%
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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, realistic, serious, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: destiny, roman empire, betrayal, leadership, heroes, vengeance, danger, battles, tough heroes, soldier, military, rivalry ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Brennus, Enemy of Rome (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: AKA: Brennus, Enemy of Rome, AKA: Battle of the Valiant A 1963 film about the sack of Rome in 387 BC
Plot: ancient rome, massacre, whip, torture, battle, forced marriage, arrow in back, arrow in chest
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maciste arranges for himself and his new friend Bangor to be captured by a mysterious band of white-clad marauders and taken to an underground city. There the two are forced to turn an enormous wheel along with other captives as part of a ...
Plot: muscleman, sword and sandal, peplum, adventure hero, lion, gorilla, net, warrior, tough guy, whale, harpoon, princess ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, stylized, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, chariot, ancient rome, tragic hero, war, adventure, state affairs, rivalry, military, ego clash, battles ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, italy
⇓ 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: captivating, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: sword and sandal, royal family, dishonesty, rivalry, betrayal, battles, state affairs, adventure, espionage, peplum, army, battle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Hercules and the Masked Rider (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 16th century Spain, Don Francisco reluctantly betroths his daughter, Blanca, to the arrogant Don Ramiro in order to preserve the lands in the family estate. Then Don Juan, Don Francisco's nephew and Blanca's true love, returns from the ...
Plot: falling from height, redhead, falling to death, wrestling, fictional war, sword and sandal, knife, battle, sword fight, spear, duel, revolt ...
Time: 17th century
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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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: shield, violence, chariot, ancient rome, sword, fistfight, bow and arrow, spear, battlefield, stabbed with a sword, armor, sword and sandal ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, realistic, exciting, bleak, serious ...
Plot: military, soldier, imperialism, death, victory, mortar, spear throwing, surrounded, british empire, violence, battle, colonialism ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 5.6
 153K
Alexander (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, 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, suspense, serious, factual, breathtaking ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: homosexuality, ambition, war, battles, heroes, conquering, rise to the top, adventure, state affairs, battle zone, ruler, royal family ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: greece, macedonia, persia, ancient greece, egypt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Hercules Against the Mongols (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though Genghis Khan eventually sought peace with the West, his death in 1227 AD puts into power his three war-like sons: Sayan, Susdal, and Kin Khan. These sons quickly overrun the city of Tuleda and take prisoner Princess Bianca, though young ...
Plot: hercules, sword and sandal, redhead girl, lion, traitor, legendary hero, knight, cell, prisoner, mongol, swordsman, squirrel ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: assassination, betrayal, tragic hero, intrigue, politics, rivalry, right hand man, roman empire, leadership, downfall, head of state, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, greek mythology, peplum, arena, gladiator, sword and sandal, ancient rome, prison, battle, good versus evil, brawl, beefcake ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, bare chested male fighting, legendary hero, armor, adventure hero, long brown hair, shield, disarming someone, brunette, battle ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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