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Ursus in the Land of Fire
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, peplum, volcano, hercules, beefcake, damsel in distress, conspiracy
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Ursus
Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Italy, Spain
90 min.
 5.8
Duel of the Titans
Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Italy, France
104 min.
 6.0
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, epic and stylized films with plots about sword and sandal, peplum, sword, sword fight, wrestling, beefcake and battle mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Ursus in the Land of Fire: Hercules the Avenger (1965), Ursus (1961), Duel of the Titans (1961), The Rebel Gladiators (1962), Sansone contro il corsaro nero (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Ursus
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Duel of the Titans
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
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Duration: 104 min.
Story: Steve Reeves and George Scott are raised by wolves, but grow up to become the founders of Rome.
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The Rebel Gladiators
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.
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Sansone contro il corsaro nero
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
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Plot: super strength, captain, ship, ocean, sea, sword fight, mythology, sword, strongman, muscleman, sword and sandal, warrior ...
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    User:   63%
 
The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules
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 ...
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    User:   70%
 
Hercules Against the Barbarians
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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: serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Place: europe, poland
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    User:   49%
 
Messalina vs. the Son of Hercules
Genre: Adventure, Drama
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    User:   53%
 
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Country: Spain, Italy, France
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Colossus of the Arena
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Three Giants of the Roman Empire
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Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
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Alone Against Rome
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Hercules, Prisoner of Evil
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The Lion of Thebes
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
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Hercules and the Princess of Troy
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    User:   37%
 
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Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
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    User:   44%
 

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