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Nostos: The Return (1989)
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Nostos: The Return (1989)
Original name: Nostos: il ritorno
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: At the end of the war, Odysseus, the wandering hero, with his companions begins his sail back home to the Mediterranean. The conclusion of his adventure is delayed by many natural obstacles and he takes an internal journey of fleeting memories of his childhood, his parents, love for a beautiful girl, nostalgia for the past, regret for what he did, and the deep silence that envelops everything. He confronts the most terrible loneliness following a shipwreck in which all the comrades perish.
Plot: nature, female nudity, sex scene, dolphins, moon, house, mythology, dream, fog, night, peacock, skull, flashback, very little dialogue, odyssey
Place: greece, mediterranean sea

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, captivating, serious and exciting films with plots about adventure, sword, sword fight, nudity (full frontal - brief), female nudity, peplum and soldier mostly in Adventure, History and Drama genres. Some movies like Nostos: The Return: Ao: The Last Hunter (2010), Samson vs. the Giant King (1964), Seven Rebel Gladiators (1965), A Queen for Caesar (1962), Hercules Against Rome (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ao: The Last Hunter (2010)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: When his clan, including his wife and baby girl Néa, are massacred, Ao, a desperate Neandertal man, decides to leave the North country where he has been living for the South where he was born. His aim is to join his twin brother, from whom he was ...
Style: captivating, touching, serious, realistic
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Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: europe, siberia
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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, carrier pigeon, evil man, water thrown in face, dance number, sister sister relationship, archaeologist, secret passage, secret passageway, treasure, sarcophagus ...
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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 ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Queen for Caesar (1962)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Story of the power struggle between Egyptian queen Cleopatra and her brother Ptolemy, and how a common soldier risks his life to serve her.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hercules Against Rome (1964)
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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 ...
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At the First Breath of Wind (2002)
Genre: Drama
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Duration: 85 min.
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Duration: 108 min.
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Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: strangulation, soldier, heroes, musketeer, seduction, adventure, vengeance, love and romance, romance, crimes, against the odds, dishonesty ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
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Country: Soviet Union, Poland
Duration: 98 min.
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Duration: 85 min.
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Rebellious «Orion» (1979)
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Duration: 77 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Italy
Duration: 45 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Country: Italy
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Country: Italy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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