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Ursus in the Land of Fire (1963)
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Ursus in the Land of Fire (1963)
Original name: Ursus nella terra di fuoco
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hamilan, a cruel and ambitious general, murders his king and places himself on the throne with the former king's evil niece as his queen. He then wages war against his peaceful neighbors, killing their women and enslaving their men. A hero named Ursus appears at a tournament to challenge Hamilan's authority. Though victorious at the tournament, Ursus is arrested and forced to turn a grist-mill under an overseer's lash. Meanwhile, the former king's virtuous daughter, Diana, is tormented by her evil cousin, the new queen. Sentenced to a slow and tortuous execution, Ursus breaks free and a revolt breaks out. Ursus throws Hamilan to his death in a fiery pit and then Ursus and Diana enjoy the cheers of a grateful populace. - Written by dinky-4 of Minneapolis
Plot: sword and sandal, volcano, hercules, beefcake, conspiracy, damsel in distress, peplum

Most similar movies to Ursus in the Land of Fire

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and captivating films with plots about peplum, sword and sandal, sword fight, battle, sword, beefcake and gladiator mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Ursus in the Land of Fire: Hercules the Avenger (1965), The Rebel Gladiators (1962), Ursus (1961), Hercules Against the Mongols (1963), The Vengeance of Ursus (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Ursus in the Valley of the Lions (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bodybuilder Ed Fury stars as the legendary Ursus in this above-average sword-and-sandal adventure from veteran director Carlo Campogalliani. The plot concerns Ursus' attempts to rescue his kidnapped fiancee, aided by a pretty blind slave girl. ...
Plot: sword and sandal, cave, lion, net, bathing, hyena, slave girl, evil king, elephant, strongman, beefcake, sword ...
Place: dungeon
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95%
Hercules the Avenger (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Reg Park returns to his antics of old as the man of iron in HERCULES THE AVENGER. The Son of Jove undertakes another journey into the nether realms battling zombies and monsters in order to rescue his son, allowing goddess Gia an opportunity to ...
Plot: sword and sandal, bondage, blood, violence, bare chested male fighting, bodybuilder, homoerotic fight, matricide, beefcake, stabbing, lion, homoeroticism ...
Place: greece, sicily, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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, greek mythology, peplum, arena, gladiator, sword and sandal, ancient rome, prison, battle, good versus evil, brawl, beefcake ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Ursus (1961)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ursus returns from war to find his fiancée, Attea, has been kidnapped by a mysterious sect which sacrifices virgins to its patron goddess. Ursus faces much treachery and is forced to display much courage and strength as he and the blind girl ...
Style: serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, religions or cults, heroes, imaginary, adventure, heroic mission, master warrior, legends and myths, escapades, rivalry, danger, woman in danger ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, redhead girl, lion, traitor, legendary hero, knight, cell, prisoner, mongol, swordsman, squirrel ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Vengeance of Ursus (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The evil King Zagro has designs on the beautiful Princess Sira. He wants to marry her so he can take over her kingdom and add it to his own. When Sira is kidnapped, Ursus leaves his farm to rescue her and to eventually lead a revolt against King ...
Plot: peplum, rebellion, falsely accused, strong man, drugged, army, tavern, super strength, mask, bandit, battle, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: murder, waterfall, sword and sandal, fight to the death, monkey, gladiator, stabbed in the stomach, stabbed in the chest, stabbed in the belly, colosseum, sword, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: wrestling, muscleman, superhero, battle, greco roman wrestling, beefcake martial arts, myth, swashbuckler, mixed martial arts, martial arts, strongman, beefcake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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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.
Plot: gladiator, peplum, arena, sword and sandal, rebellion, torture, beating, battle, male female relationship, violence, fire, princess ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Caesar Against the Pirates (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Julius Caesar flees Rome because of a conspiration against him and takes refuge by the king of Bitinia. He finds a woman there and while he escorts her to Rhodes their ship is attacked. Caught by the pirates he asks for help to get back to Rome.
Plot: peplum, ancient rome, murder, sword fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Invincible Maciste Brothers (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Peplum movie from 1964
Plot: peplum, mute, drugged drink, forced labor, waterfall, muscleman, fistfight, amnesia, bare chested male fighting, chariot, trident, brother brother relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Fire Monsters Against the Son of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wandering strongman Maxxus comes upon two warring tribes, the Sun worshipers and the Moon worshipers...and fights monsters !
Plot: battle, sacrifice, earthquake, hercules, giant monster, volcano, sea creature, sword and sandal, cave, dragon, cavemen, nomad ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: peplum, sword and sandal, gladiator, fort, strongman, martial arts, mixed martial arts, one against many, assassination, violence, prison, one man army ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: shield, violence, chariot, ancient rome, sword, fistfight, bow and arrow, spear, battlefield, stabbed with a sword, armor, sword and sandal ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Triumph of the Ten Gladiators (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The ten gladiators are hired to travel to Arbela, a small country on the outskirts of the Roman Empire to learn if Parthia is planning to war with Rome. Upon arriving, the heroes decide to kidnap the beautiful Parthian queen and spirit her to Syria ...
Plot: sword and sandal, ancient rome, coffin, stabbed in the back, stabbed in the stomach, buried alive, homoeroticism, hung by wrists, gladiator, snake, peplum, villainess ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Three Giants of the Roman Empire (1971)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tullius Valerius -- a Proconsul of Rome, circa 310 A.D. -- fears that a provincial governor named Gaius Appius Quintillianus has been secretly working with those Germanic barbarians seeking to end Roman rule. Valerius elevates Marcus, a gladiator ...
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, wine, treason, brawl, beefcake, tavern, arena, sword fight, fistfight, urination, battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Triumph of Maciste (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The evil Queen Tenefi demands that a steady supply of young women be sacrificed to the God of Fire. Maciste intervenes and saves from this sacrifice a village's women including the beautiful Antea. Maciste then becomes involved in an effort to ...
Plot: evil queen, peplum, magic, tribe, statue, chariot, palace, tent, cave, spear, sword, pit ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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, steel helmet, sword and sandal, stick fight, one against many, martial arts, wrestling, strongman, one man army, disarming someone, gladiator, muscleman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, epic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, legends and myths, master warrior, imaginary, lovers on the run, chases and races, aging, femme fatale, rescue, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: ancient history, 60s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: peplum, armor, lion, archer, mute, laughter, arena, cavalry, pagan, stabbed in the belly, roman soldier, horse riding ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Conqueror of Atlantis (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Curious noises in the Arabian desert signal an attack by bizarre phantom-like raiders of gold who are in search of their Queen. A relocated Hercules (KIRK MORRIS of The Witch's Curse) arrives on the scene and sets off to find a kidnapped Nomad ...
Plot: desert, atlantis, princess, sword fight, camel, belly dancer, volcano, oasis, arrow in chest, tent, prisoner, ghost town ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: serious, stylized, exciting, captivating, realistic
Plot: siblings relations, family relations, master villain, escapades, legends and myths, heroes, rivalry, battle zone, state affairs, adventure, roman empire, battles ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Amazons (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: lena Johnston is Antione, the War Goddess of the Amazons, who must mate with the Greek king Theseus to propogate her race. Traditionally this is done only out of duty, but this time she falls in love with her "boy toy"... a definite no-no ...
Plot: sword and sandal, sword fight, amazon tribe, sword and sorcery, mythology, nude fight, gladiator, homosexual, horse, politics, gold coin, lesbian sex ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Magnificent Gladiator (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roman soldiers capture Attalus (a.k.a. Hercules) in a battle at the fringes of the Roman Empire. They take him back to Rome where his prowess as a gladiator earns the respect of the Emperor Galienus. An ambitious nobleman named Zullo, however, wants ...
Plot: gladiator, roman empire, sword and sandal, poison, battle, greco roman wrestling, ancient rome, sheep, chariot, shepherd, martial arts, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Kerim, Son of the Sheik (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the Middle East, circa 1860s, the evil Omar seeks to become Khadive by killing off his adversaries and by marrying the reluctant Fawzia, favorite niece of the current Khadive. (After marrying Fawzia, he plans to eliminate her so he can then marry ...
Plot: battle, desert, sword and sandal, wrestling, swashbuckler, horse, greco roman wrestling, violence, sword fight, sword
Place: dungeon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hercules vs. the Giant Warriors (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hercules, having agreed to restore justice to Mycenae, confronts evil Prince Myles. The villain is invested with power over giant bronze warriors by his mother Pasiphaë, a sorceress in Hades. Myles assassinates the king and abducts his cousin, ...
Plot: peplum, hercules, sword and sandal, sword, giant, beefcake martial arts, bare chested male fighting, adventure hero, battle, greek mythology, super strength, helmet ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Gold for the Caesars (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gladiator gets caught up in a slave revolt and the invasion of England.
Plot: slave, gladiator, love affair, architect, suicide mission, sword and sandal, governor, valley, whip, gold, flood, expedition ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Slave Queen of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: General Onnos returns from a successful military campaign to the Assyrian capital of Nineveh. He presents King Minurte with a number of newly-captured slaves including Kir, defeated king of the Dardanians. Kir attracts the attention of Semiramis, a ...
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, sword fight, queen, arrow in chest, murder, poisoned drink, forced labor, loincloth, chariot, steam bath, torture
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Hero of Rome (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In ancient Rome, the people finally oust their despised king, Tarquinius, and declare the city a republic. Tarquinius makes an alliance with the Etruscan king, Porsenna, to take back power in Rome, but a Roman general, the heroic Mucius, sets out to ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, hostages, danger, rivalry, roman empire, battles, escapades, state affairs, adventure, war, greco roman wrestling, burnt hand ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The eternal Hercules in this film has gone way beyond his usual time and place in ancient Greece and is now helping Poland free itself of Mongol invaders in the 12th century. Mark Forest is the star of this peplum epic, Hercules Against The ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, rivalry, military, battles, heroes, escapades, battle zone, adventure, legends and myths, danger, superhero, midget ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%