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Stars of Eger (1968)
 7.5
 2K
Stars of Eger (1968)
Original name: Egri csillagok
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 love of Bornemissza Gergely and Cecey Éva. Gergely is inaugurated as a fighter already at the age of 7, when he escapes the captivity of the half-eyed Turk, Jumurdzsak, with Vica and the war-booty. In thirty years' time he becomes the first assistant of captain Dobó and the brain of the castle in the defence of Eger.
Style: biblical, romanticism
Plot: queen, fortress, female soldier, swordswoman, chariot, love, horse, knight, espionage, sea, mountain, ship, army, king, prince, friendship, violence, german, gypsy, death, musketeer, mercenary, invasion, abduction, christianity ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: italy, ottoman empire, istanbul turkey, austria, hungary, bulgaria, transylvania ...

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Most similar movies to Stars of Eger

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, epic and exciting films with plots about sword, death, battle, betrayal, murder, horse and violence mostly in History, Adventure and War genres. Some movies like Stars of Eger: The Deluge (1974), Colonel Wolodyjowski (1969), Ironclad (2011), Fury of Achilles (1962), Kingdom of Heaven (2005). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Deluge (1974)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 287 min.
Story: Following With Fire and Sword', this is an adaptation of the second and most spectacular part of Sienkiewicz's trilogy of warfare, romance, and derring-do. With war raging across Europe in the 17th century, a dashing warrior fights for the ...
Style: serious, stylized, rough, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: soldier, heroes, political unrest, couples, military, battles, opposites attract, love and romance, war, romance, adventure, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: middle ages, 17th century, 1600s
Place: sweden, poland, warsaw poland, lithuania
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Colonel Wolodyjowski (1969)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 160 min.
Story: In 1668 Polish colonel Michael Wolodyjowski, who recently retired to a monastery, is recalled to active duty and takes charge of Poland's eastern frontier defenses against invading Tatar hordes and Ottoman armies.
Style: romanticism
Plot: sabre, burned at the stake, invasion, torture, battle, burned alive, suicide, mongol, turk, fortress, flintlock pistol, knight ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: poland, eastern europe
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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, adventure, rivalry, danger, battlefield, warrior, brutality, siege ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Fury of Achilles (1962)
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: legend, battlefield, impostor, ambush, duel, spear, plague, wine, friendship, king, sword, bow and arrow ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Spain, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: knight, battles, king, warrior, siege, war, military, christianity, army, muslim, self sacrifice, adventure ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: holy land, middle east, england, israel, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: roman empire, knight, swords and armor, battles, freedom, christianity, king arthur, arthurian legend, horse, military, invasion, bishop ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
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The Four Feathers (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story, set in 1875, follows a British officer (Heath Ledger) who resigns his post when he learns of his regiment's plan to ship out to the Sudan for the conflict with the Mahdi. His friends and fiancée send him four white feathers which ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, serious, realistic, touching ...
Plot: imperialism, military, soldier, desert, redemption, colonialism, islam, slavery, starvation, massacre, rescue, siege ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian era, 1880s, 1890s
Place: england, sudan, africa, europe, britain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Fighting Musketeers (1961)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Based on Alexandre Dumas père novel. Part 1.
Plot: friendship, king, palace, good versus evil, knife, duel, servant, queen, father son relationship, chase, conspiracy, murder ...
Time: 1600s, 17th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Crown of Fire (1990)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In medieval Wallachia a young prince battles his twin brother for their father's throne and for their ancestors' crown of fire.
Plot: death, forest, fratricide, assassination, advisor, crusader, armor, fortress, knight, joust, murder, brother ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.8
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The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, baroque, awful, idiotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, betrayal, rescue, good versus evil, queen, kingdom, musketeer, vengeance, adventure, romance, master warrior, daring rescue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: france, europe, paris france, dungeon, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.7
 238K
Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
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: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, folk hero, love and romance, adventure, robin hood, hopes, archer, rivalry, political intrigue, sword fight, betrayal, army ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 131K
Cold Mountain (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Italy, Romania, USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: In this classic story of love and devotion set against the backdrop of the American Civil War, a wounded Confederate soldier named W.P. Inman deserts his unit and travels across the South, aiming to return to his young wife, Ada, who he left behind ...
Style: emotional, captivating, epic, romantic, sentimental ...
Audience: date night, girls' night
Plot: american civil war, tragic love, getting home, survival, lovers reunited, loss of family member, slavery, power of love, lovers apart, love and romance, wartime life, friendship ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: usa, north carolina, south carolina, atlantic ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 135 min.
Story: In a time of war and disease, a young officer gallantly tries to help a young woman find her husband.
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, scenic, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: arson, quarantine, provence, cholera, horse, exile, romance, adventure, race against time, society, on the run, rescue ...
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 5.6
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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
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Duration: 124 min.
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Style: realistic, bleak, emotional, serious
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
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Style: epic, realistic, touching, gloomy, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Battle of the Brave (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Canada, UK, France
Duration: 143 min.
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Style: serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: church, soldier, betrayal, revolution, battles, legal, danger, opposites attract, culture clash, romance, state affairs, life is a bitch ...
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Place: canada, england, france, europe, montreal quebec ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Michael the Brave (1970)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania, France, Italy
Duration: 203 min.
Story: An epic fresco depicting the reign (1593-1601) of Mihai Pätrascu (better known as "Mihai Viteazul" / "Michael the Brave"), the famous prince who united the three provinces: Transalpine Vallachia, Transylvania and Moldavia, into ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: betrayal, political intrigue, politics, rivalry, military, battle zone, state affairs, war, battles, dishonesty, political unrest, torture ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
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Duration: 97 min.
Story: On one hot summer night, the residents of a Hungarian apartment house slated for demolition restlessly revisit their haunted pasts as they face an uncertain future. In a gently turning kaleidoscope of dream imagery, regret-laden nostalgia and ...
Style: serious, talky, realistic, surreal, pre war
Plot: attic, anti semitism, haunted by the past, battles, forbidden love, firefighter, society, anti war, social differences, rebelliousness, introspection, against humanity ...
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36%
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Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 216 min.
Story: The story of British officer T.E. Lawrence's mission to aid the Arab tribes in their revolt against the Ottoman Empire during the First World War. Lawrence becomes a flamboyant, messianic figure in the cause of Arab unity but his psychological ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, serious, captivating ...
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Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Czech Republic
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Style: epic, captivating, factual, rough, serious ...
Plot: politics, battles, joan of arc, siege, rape, war, burned alive, heroic mission, brutality, betrayal, heroine, murder ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
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Style: epic, stylized, exciting, realistic, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Genre: Adventure, Romance
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Duration: 91 min.
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
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Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, epic
Audience: teens, boys' night
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Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Flowers of War (2011)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 146 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, serious, stylized, bleak ...
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32%
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The Message (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
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Duration: 200 min.
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Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, stylized
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Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Slave of Rome (1961)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
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30%
The Long Ships (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 126 min.
Story: In this elaborately mounted seafaring adventure, Rolfe (Richard Widmark) is a Viking leader with the cunning and devious mind of a pirate. Rolfe tells others sailors of "The Mother of Voices," a mammoth bell made of gold and as tall as ...
Style: semi serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, vikings, adventurer, bell, viking, pirate, danger, corrupted ruler, siblings relations, legends and myths, adventure, heroic mission ...
Place: africa, dungeon, north africa, scandinavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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