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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, peplum, volcano, hercules, beefcake, damsel in distress, conspiracy

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and epic films with plots about sword and sandal, peplum, sword fight, battle, sword, spear and beefcake mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Ursus in the Land of Fire: Hercules the Avenger (1965), The Rebel Gladiators (1962), The Amazons (1973), Ursus (1961), Colossus of the Arena (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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, baby, king, dog, horse riding, peplum, gong, chained, hyena, bathing, barbarian, armenian ...
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, homoerotic fight, homoeroticism, bodybuilder, beefcake, bare chested male fighting, peplum, lion, tyrant, volcano, volcanic eruption ...
Place: greece, ancient greece, sicily
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
61%
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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 fight, sword and sandal, horse, sex, female nudity, politics, lesbian sex, lesbianism, lesbian, erotica, nude fight, gold coin ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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 ⇓
53%
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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, master warrior, adventure, rescue, sword and sandal, heroic mission, legends and myths, woman in danger, danger, escapades, heroes, imaginary ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 ⇓
52%
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, falsely accused, strong man, rebellion, leopard, beefcake, evil man, bow and arrow, chains, muscleman, elephant, forced labor ...
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51%
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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: peplum, gladiator, arena, sword and sandal, rebellion, torture, beating, fire, violence, king, princess, soldier ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 ⇓
50%
The Invincible Maciste Brothers (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Peplum movie from 1964
Plot: peplum, brother brother relationship, muscleman, forced labor, fistfight, amnesia, waterfall, drugged drink, chariot, trident, bare chested male fighting, mute
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: epic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, master warrior, lovers on the run, in the woods, adventure, royal family, heroes, rivalry, femme fatale, betrayal, aging ...
Time: 60s, ancient history
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: stabbed in the stomach, battle, violence, ancient rome, stabbed with a sword, peplum, arrow in back, armor, shield, roman, chariot, flaming arrow ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, tavern, arrow in back, battle, treason, wine, punched in the stomach, arena, urination, sword fight, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: greco roman wrestling, battle, violence, horse, wrestling, sword and sandal, swashbuckler, sword fight, sword, desert
Place: dungeon, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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.
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The Conqueror of Atlantis (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 93 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Triumph of Maciste (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
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Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: brother brother relationship, prisoner, soldier, kiss, princess, horse, prince, horse riding, battle, brunette, kidnapping, torture ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: queen, stabbed in the stomach, coffin, stabbed in the back, spear, villainess, arena, gladiator, snake, sword and sandal, fight, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 belly, horse riding, stabbed in the stomach, torture, stabbed in the back, fistfight, revolt, dagger, ship, ambush, midget, gladiator ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, greed, expedition, flood, ancient rome, governor, love affair, suicide mission, sword and sandal, architect, gold ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Hercules and the Masked Rider (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 16th century Spain, Don Francisco reluctantly betroths his daughter, Blanca, to the arrogant Don Ramiro in order to preserve the lands in the family estate. Then Don Juan, Don Francisco's nephew and Blanca's true love, returns from the ...
Plot: redhead, battle, banquet, escape, disguise, murder, kiss, soldier, falling from height, knife, falling to death, horse ...
Time: 17th century
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: hercules, sword and sandal, peplum, beefcake martial arts, bare chested male fighting, adventure hero, battle, sword, sword fight, mythology, strongman, muscleman ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers.
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, exciting, breathtaking ...
Plot: martial arts, sword and sandal, cavalry, desert, soldier, adventure, vengeance, lone wolves, master warrior, survival, uninhibited rivalry, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, serious, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, adventure, hostages, battles, war, danger, escapades, ambush, fight to the death ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: sacrifice, battle, sea creature, dragon, cave, sword and sandal, earthquake, hercules, volcano, giant monster, cavemen, ice ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Samson and the Slave Queen (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The king of Nogara dies, leaving behind a will naming one of his nieces as his successor. Will it be blonde and virtuous Isabella or evil, dark-haired Malva? Each woman relies on a hero to locate the will. Malva hires the bare-chested strongman ...
Plot: will, crocodile, peplum, arrow in back, arrow in chest, uncle niece relationship, cousin cousin relationship, drugged drink, espionage, mask, sword fight, strongman ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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 ⇓
31%
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