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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, showdown, ambush, 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, serious and realistic films with plots about sword fight, combat, sword, battles, sword and sandal, 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 Trojan Horse (1961), The Rebel Gladiators (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: gas chamber, sword and sandal, legendary hero, shield, ballet, cavalry, peplum, war hero, sword duel, oasis, armor, tyrant ...
Time: ancient times
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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, male female relationship, battles, heroes, peplum, sword and sandal, hiding place, combat, showdown, shot with a bow and arrow, dictator, battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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: based on true events, epic
Plot: ambush, steel helmet, brawl, mixed martial arts, dagger, martial arts, tough guy, battlefield, warrior, sword fight, disarming someone, civil war ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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: sword and sandal, peplum, gladiator, spear, bow and arrow, brawl, duel, warrior, tough guy, sword fight, dwarf, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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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, ancient rome, tough guy, warrior, folk hero, sword fight, adventure hero, roman, hand to hand combat, evil man, greco roman wrestling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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, adultery, fire, battle, shot with a bow and arrow, chariot, war violence, victory, war hero ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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, prison, sword and sandal, slave, ancient rome, greek mythology, gladiator, arena, warrior, sword fight, brawl, duel ...
Time: ancient times
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: super strength, princess, slave trader, fight to the death, arab, rhinoceros, shield, walled city, dagger, palace, soldier, rebellion ...
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: camp, strongman, armor, cavalry, sword duel, dead rabbit, standoff, behind enemy lines, raft, staff, flaming arrow, cowardice ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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, helmet, beefcake martial arts, slavery, fistfight, rebel, wrestling, sword and fantasy, tough guy, adventure hero, army, combat ...
Time: ancient times
⇓ 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, arrow in chest, battle, whip, arrow in back, forced marriage, massacre, torture, battles, cell, fencing
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: steel helmet, bow and arrow, god, battles, violence, funeral, battle, horse, massacre, king, duel, hand to hand combat ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: stylized, exciting, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: peplum, twins, heroes, state affairs, escapades, rivalry, master villain, danger, catastrophe, adventure, roman empire, family relations ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: heroes, soldier, battles, heroic mission, adventure, warrior, master warrior, chaos, chaos and mayhem, against the odds, danger, leadership ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1960s, 18th century
Place: greece, ancient greece, europe, rome italy, egypt
⇓ 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: psychotronic, homoerotic
Plot: gladiator, arena, peplum, sword and sandal, rebellion, conspiracy, adventurer, fight, beating, martial artist, tough guy, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: prince, mixed martial arts, muscleman, brawl, presumed dead, super strength, bow and arrow, gong, beefcake, chinese, monastery, tiger ...
Time: 13th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: siege, shot to death, warrior, horse jumping, battle, arena, war violence, flashback, stampede, kiss, fire, cavalry charge ...
Time: ancient world
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: combat, sword fight, mixed martial arts, adventurer, slave auction, evil man, spear, disarming someone, ocean, bow and arrow, showdown, trapdoor ...
⇓ 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, knife fight, redhead girl, forest, adventurer, waterfall, shot with an arrow, raid, lion, violence, strongman ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: exciting, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, heroes, rescue, battles, adventure, military, ambition, danger, rivalry, soldier, state affairs, war ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: stabbed in the back, stabbed in the stomach, ambush, armor, fistfight, revolt, dagger, stabbed in the belly, pagan, beefcake, archer, christianity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: muscleman, sword and sandal, peplum, greek mythology, mole, gong, bare chested male fighting, beast, cover up, prisoner, violence, queen ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, exciting, serious, stylized ...
Plot: roman empire, betrayal, tragic hero, battles, ancient rome, political unrest, politics, war, rivalry, state affairs, adventure, military ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy, europe, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: standoff, stabbed in the stomach, chariot, army, arena, shield, roman, fistfight, battle, ancient rome, battles, crucifix ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: semi serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: battles, sword and sandal, royal family, state affairs, betrayal, dishonesty, adventure, rivalry, espionage, peplum, conqueror, spear ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, france
⇓ 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, villain, banquet, wrestling, poison gas, temple, violence, spear, childhood friend, queen, battle, gorilla ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: epic, serious, realistic, saga, christian film
Plot: battles, emperor, christianity, ancient rome, rivalry, rise to the top, society, espionage, betrayal, intrigue, adventure, leadership ...
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: based on the bible, cult film, psychotronic, homoerotic
Plot: hercules, greco roman wrestling, peasant, spear, stick fight, dictator, tough guy, mixed martial arts, lion, raft, shot with a bow and arrow, sword and sandal ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, russian empire, sister sister relationship, cave, archaeologist, water thrown in face, carrier pigeon, secret passage, treasure, sarcophagus, torture, evil man ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Sigurd Drakedreper (1989)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Sigurd Drakedreper is a film about Sigurd growing up in a time when conflicts are resolved with weapons. Sigurd is named after a great tale hero, Sigurd FĂ„vnesbane. It is expected that he will grow up and become a strong Viking, like all in his ...
Style: cult film
Plot: children, slavery, viking, little boy, slave, battle, battlefield, fictional war, child fighting adult, chase, brother brother relationship, adventure hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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