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: water thrown in face, battle axe, sphinx, greco roman wrestling, chariot, tied to a tree, ancient rome, dictator, tortured to death, corporal punishment, adventure hero, axe fight, peplum, camel, oasis, pyramid, staff, beefcake, raid, strongman, muscleman, sword duel, wrestling, disarming someone, brawl ...

Most similar movies to Son of Cleopatra

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out epic, serious, exciting and stylized films with plots about sword fight, sword, battle, sword and sandal, warrior, violence and spear mostly in Adventure, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Son of Cleopatra: Caesar the Conqueror (1962), The Slave (1962), The Trojan Horse (1961), Hercules Against Rome (1964), Fury of Achilles (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: dictator, bare chested male fighting, archery, rebellion, beefcake martial arts, empire, chariot, shot with a bow and arrow, ancient rome, spit in face, shield, roman ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.0
 256
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: roma, cavalry, sword and sandal, sword duel, parrot, shot with an arrow, steel helmet, ambush, evil man, spear, bow and arrow, slave ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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, shot with a bow and arrow, adventure hero, dictator, staff, peplum, armor, shield, legendary hero, torture, stabbed in the stomach, prayer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, villain, helmet, greek mythology, sword, sword fight, mythology, torch, battlefield, bow and arrow, evil man ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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.
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, adventure hero, roman, ancient rome, folk hero, greco roman wrestling, violence, soldier, hand to hand combat, martial arts, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: fistfight, one man army, one against many, wrestler, wrestling, disarming someone, tough guy, steel helmet, brawl, strongman, muscleman, sword and fantasy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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: chariot, shot with a bow and arrow, competition, armor, shield, archer, spear throwing, war hero, war violence, bare chested male fighting, seaside, warrior ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, sword and sandal, peplum, prison, violence, battle, kiss, poison, adventure hero, beggar, net, shield ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 4.9
 185
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: sacrifice, torture, beating, battle, soldier, foot chase, kiss, prisoner, massacre, chase, horse riding, horse ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: dungeon
⇓ 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: arrow in back, arrow in chest, ancient rome, forced marriage, battle, torture, massacre, whip
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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: soldier, princess, horse riding, prince, battle, good versus evil, knife in back, treason, cheesecake, dictator, rhinoceros, presumed dead ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: brother brother relationship, prisoner, soldier, kiss, princess, horse, prince, horse riding, battle, brunette, kidnapping, torture ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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.
Plot: greco roman wrestling, carrier pigeon, beefcake martial arts, chariot, wise man, half breed, gong, tiger, peplum, traitor, drugged, bare chested male fighting ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 308
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: stabbed in the stomach, knife, shot to death, battle, flashback, horse, queen, horse riding, king, fire, soldier, painting ...
Time: ancient world
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Colossus of Rhodes (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: While on holiday in Rhodes, Athenian war hero Darios becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king, one from Rhodian patriots and the other from sinister Phoenician agents.
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, adventure, revolution, danger, greek mythology, escapades, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, soldier, rebelliousness, forces of nature ...
Place: europe, greece, ancient greece, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Samson vs. the Giant King (1964)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The czar Nicolas sends a secret mission of experts to find a hidden treasure, while at the same time preparing a group of mercenaries to kill the experts after their return.
Plot: peplum, russian empire, sword fight, evil man, cave, carrier pigeon, secret passage, treasure, sarcophagus, archaeologist, sister sister relationship, torture ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Colossus of the Arena (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A powerful man posing as a gladiator in Rome's fourth century discovers a plan to put the beautiful Queen in prison, which he thwarts by exposing a sinister duke as a traitor.
Plot: stabbed in the belly, stabbed in the stomach, stabbed in the chest, murder, evil man, monkey, waterfall, gladiator, fight to the death, arena, sword and sandal, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: sword and sandal, strongman, muscleman, sword fight, adventurer, sword, brawl, martial arts, warrior, wrestling, mixed martial arts, disarming someone ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: peplum, muscleman, sword and sandal, slavery, killing an animal, battlefield, spear, whip, gold, diamond, slave, hercules ...
Place: mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Slave of Rome (1961)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: During Julius Caesar's invasion of Gallia: The Gauls have broken their treaty with the Romans. Marcus Valerius and his friend are sent to punish them. Antea's father wants to have peace with Rome, having once been there and acknowledging ...
Plot: body armor, ancient rome, shield, archer, roman empire, julius caesar, torture, murder, betrayal, sword, ambush, forest
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, exciting, rough, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, heroes, heroic mission, adventure, master warrior, leadership, battles, against the odds, chaos and mayhem, danger, chaos, war ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1960s
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sansone contro il corsaro nero (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: aka Hercules and the Black Pirates. Brave and noble Samson fights pirates as a soldier in the royal army. He wants to marry lovely fair maiden Rosita, but her haughty governor father disapproves. Meanwhile, the cunning and duplicitous Rodrigo ...
Plot: martial arts, mixed martial arts, disarming someone, warrior, wrestling, swashbuckler, pirate, greek mythology, pirate ship, beefcake, strongman, muscleman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lawrence of Arabia (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
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, exciting, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: desert, adventure, horse, war, battles, muslim, soldier, british colonial, arab, camel, british empire, leadership ...
Time: 1910s, 20s, 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: middle east, ottoman empire, jerusalem, saudi arabia, lebanon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 4K
The Message (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Libya, Egypt
Duration: 207 min.
Story: The story of prophet "Muhammad" and the delivery of the message of God "Allah".
Plot: islam, muslim, arab, war, ritual, racism, slave, bow and arrow, old man, historical event, prophet, hugging ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: peplum, ancient rome, arena, gladiator, sword and sandal, slave, greek mythology, prison, strongman, muscleman, tough guy, warrior ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Desert Commandos (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 96 min.
Story: German commandos are dropped behind enemy lines in the Sahara Desert tasked with getting to Casablanca in an assassination attempt on allied leaders.
Plot: world war two, brunette, street shootout, machine gun, chase, airplane, horse, british soldier, small town, foot chase, soldier, record player ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Knights of the Quest (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In 1271, five young knights journey to Thebes in Greece to recover the Sacred Shroud and deliver it back to France and into the hands of the royal family.
Plot: knight, violence, battle, friend, friendship, religion, sword and shield, swashbuckler, quest
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, serious, exciting, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, tragic hero, ancient rome, chariot, betrayal, downfall, leadership, barbarian, war, political unrest, royal family, battles ...
Time: ancient history
Place: europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Thor and the Amazon Women (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A race of Amazon warriors is enslaving the men of a country, and the mighty Thor is called upon to help them regain their freedom.
Plot: sexist, queen, self sacrifice, brunette, conspiracy, blood, violence, spear throwing, homoeroticism, legendary hero, stabbed with a sword, cheesecake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.6
 6K
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, bleak, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: soldier, battle, colonialism, victory, surrounded, army life, spear throwing, mortar, death, violence, british empire, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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