Movies like Son of Cleopatra

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Son of Cleopatra (1964)
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Son of Cleopatra (1964)
Original name: Il figlio di Cleopatra
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, newly-arrived from Rome, falls into his hands, El Kabir uses this opportunity to win her over to his side before releasing her to her father.
Plot: ancient rome, peplum, ancient egypt, heroes, desert, torture, pyramid, battles, sword fight, dictator, wrestling, security guard, chase, strongman, brawl, greco roman wrestling, evil man, ambush, showdown, camel, chariot, revolt, sphinx, raid, staff ...

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Most similar movies to Son of Cleopatra

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, epic and serious films with plots about sword fight, combat, sword and sandal, battles, sword, battle and spear mostly in Adventure, Drama and History genres. Some movies like Son of Cleopatra: The Slave (1962), Caesar the Conqueror (1962), Hercules Against Rome (1964), The Rebel Gladiators (1962), The Trojan Horse (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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 374
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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ballet, adventure hero, war violence, sand, gas chamber, fog, horse, heroes, caravan, war hero, legendary hero, slave ...
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95%
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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hercules, battles, adventure hero, legendary hero, arena, shield, hiding place, violence, fire, revolt, stabbed in the stomach, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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, based on true events
Plot: combat, branding iron, julius caesar, human, spit in the face, enemy, spit in face, bare chested male fighting, dictator, wounded soldier, ancient rome, rebellion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: gladiator, peplum, sword and sandal, adventure hero, beggar, one man army, mixed martial arts, ambush, tough guy, dwarf, spear, bow and arrow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Hercules Against Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hercules comes from Greece to Ravenna, Italy, because a friend from childhood days has sent for him: Hercules should help the Roman Emperor who is in danger because of an intrigue lead by the leader of the pretorian guards.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, tough guy, warrior, wrestling, folk hero, greco roman wrestling, strongman, muscleman, hercules, dungeon, evil man ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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, gladiator, arena, peplum, prison, ancient rome, sword and sandal, greek mythology, helmet, villain, myth, beefcake martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, greek, greek mythology, horse, war violence, victory, war hero, camp, combat, male female relationship, shot with a bow and arrow, chariot ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
Devil of the Desert Against the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, War
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The daughter of a noble man is sold into slavery, only to be later rescued by the film's hero. Repackaged from an original Sword-and-Sandal italian film.
Plot: treason, dancehall girl, hall of mirrors, beefcake martial arts, bow and arrow, slave trader, spear, tough guy, mixed martial arts, disarming someone, fight to the death, warrior ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 210
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: sole survivor, muscleman, epic battle, flaming arrow, sword and sandal, strongman, crucifix, standoff, dungeon, martial arts, arson, tough guy ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: soldier, horse, heroes, sword and sorcery, sword fight, sword, superhero, good versus evil, beefcake martial arts, chariot, greco roman wrestling, male female relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, battles, cell, forced marriage, fencing, massacre, battle, arrow in back, arrow in chest, whip, torture
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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.
Style: homoerotic
Plot: hand to hand combat, ambush, steel helmet, bow and arrow, spear, warrior, prophecy, legend, armor, spear throwing, battlefield, duel ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Duel of the Titans (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Steve Reeves and George Scott are raised by wolves, but grow up to become the founders of Rome.
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, serious, realistic ...
Plot: peplum, love triangle, rivalry, escapades, master villain, state affairs, adventure, siblings relations, heroes, battles, battle zone, twins ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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.
Style: homoerotic, psychotronic
Plot: peplum, gladiator, arena, rebellion, sword and sandal, one man army, torch, impalement, one against many, virgin, martial arts, duel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Samson and the Seven Miracles of the World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sam must rescue a beautiful Chinese princess from a marauding horde of warriors.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: spear, greco roman wrestling, chariot, beefcake martial arts, carrier pigeon, wise man, fistfight, sword fight, sword, arrow, bow and arrow, brawl ...
Time: 13th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: heroes, soldier, battles, heroic mission, adventure, warrior, master warrior, danger, chaos, leadership, against the odds, chaos and mayhem ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s, 60s, 18th century
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, rome italy, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: flaming arrow, standoff, cavalry charge, greek mythology, cavalry, sword and sandal, fictional war, disarming someone, sword duel, beefcake, army, fistfight ...
Time: ancient world
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Samson Against the Pirates (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A terrible pirate terrorizes the Antilles plundering ships, slaughtering their crews and selling women as slaves. One of the women asks Sansone for help.
Plot: beefcake martial arts, stabbed with a spear, shot with a bow and arrow, fireworks, tavern, sea battle, fistfight, torture, beating, ship, muscleman, sword and sandal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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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, tied up, swordsman, knight, peplum, competition, bound in chains, combat, showdown, super strength, traitor ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Spartacus and the Ten Gladiators (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of Spartacus and 10 other gladiators who rebelled against the bloody coliseum sports. They escape and are faced at every turn by Roman soldiers bent on taking them back to the Coliseum - dead or alive!
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, rebellion, rescue, battles, danger, war, adventure, state affairs, ambition, soldier, rivalry, military ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Ten Gladiators (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Roccia and a band of fellow gladiators join forces with a patrician named Glaucus Valerius to replace Nero, (and his evil henchman, Tigelinus), with a new emperor: Servius Galba. During the course of this bloody struggle, the gladiators lose their ...
Plot: sword fight, revolt, combat, fight in water, roman soldier, stabbed in the belly, pagan, dancehall girl, ship, torture, stabbed in the back, band ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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 ...
Style: homoerotic, cult film
Plot: peplum, muscleman, sword and sandal, net, white slavery, super strength, lion, gorilla, whale, harpoon, camp, adventure hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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, captivating, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, tragic hero, battles, ancient rome, war, political unrest, rivalry, politics, adventure, state affairs, leadership ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: battles, sword and sandal, state affairs, adventure, dishonesty, royal family, betrayal, rivalry, espionage, peplum, shield, armor ...
Time: middle ages
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: army, flaming arrow, crucifix, standoff, sword and sandal, chariot, helmet, dungeon, ancient rome, bow and arrow, spear, battlefield ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Fury of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a tyrannical kingdom there is an evil ruler and a queen who lusts after Hercules who is attracted to a handmaiden. A rebellion overthrows the ruler.
Plot: sword and sandal, wall, sword, childhood friend, spear throwing, traitor, peplum, banquet, strangulation, battle, battles, queen ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Constantine and the Cross (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Constantin is fighting against Barbarians with his father when he is called to Rome. In his way to Rome, he falls in an ambush planned by Maxence, who wants to become emperor.
Style: realistic, saga, serious, epic, christian film
Plot: battles, emperor, christianity, ancient rome, adventure, state affairs, life is a bitch, rise to the top, war, master warrior, unfulfillment, tragic hero ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hercules, Samson & Ulysses (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three strongmen hunt down a murderous sea monster.
Style: homoerotic, based on the bible, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: hercules, bullfighting, carrier pigeon, nude bathing, shot with a bow and arrow, beefcake martial arts, greco roman wrestling, martial arts, stick fight, mixed martial arts, duel, waterfall ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, psychotronic
Plot: hercules, sword and sandal, peplum, beefcake martial arts, mythology, sword and sorcery, sword, fistfight, sword fight, hand to hand combat, martial arts, battle ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Taur the Mighty (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warlike men of Kixos murder the king of Surupak and abduct his two daughters, Jia and Tuja. Jia's bridegroom Syros asks the mighty warrior Taurus for assistance. Taurus faithful companion Ubaratuta will give Taurus a hand to defeat the ...
Plot: king, superhuman powers, heroes, combat, showdown, murder, violence, kidnapping, battle, sister, barbarian, greco roman wrestling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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