Movies like The Two Gladiators

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The Two Gladiators (1964)
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The Two Gladiators (1964)
Original name: I due gladiatori
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The twins of the recently departed Marcus Aurelius fight it out to see who will become emperor of Rome.
Plot: gladiator, ancient rome, battles, hunger, sword fight, lion, rebellion, palace, arena, banquet, battle

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, stylized, epic and exciting films with plots about sword fight, peplum, gladiator, battles, sword and sandal, battle and ancient rome mostly in Drama, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Two Gladiators: Revolt of the Praetorians (1964), The Invincible Gladiator (1961), The Magnificent Gladiator (1964), Triumph of the Ten Gladiators (1964), Gladiators 7 (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Revolt of the Praetorians (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Rome chafes under the rule of the Emperor Domitian and his Egyptian mistress, Artamne. A mysterious champion arises to fight against the Emperor -- a masked man known as the Red Wolf. In fact, the Red Wolf is Valerius Rufus, one of the ...
Plot: ancient rome, emperor, revolt, fight, gong, man wrapped in a towel, tyrant, evil queen, secret passageway, sword fight, dungeon, prison escape ...
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95%
The Invincible Gladiator (1961)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Roman warrior leads a revolt against an evil ruler. A young, diminutive ruler makes a big decision to unseat a nobleman whose ego has outgrown him. But can the 10-year-old take on such an impressive nemesis?
Style: exciting, atmospheric, stylized, serious, epic
Plot: rebelliousness, kidnapping, adventurer, rivalry, battles, roman empire, danger, adventure, state affairs, escapades, heroes, rescue ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy
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88%
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, sword and sandal, roman empire, ancient rome, kiss, martial arts, brawl, actor, sheep, doppelganger, prison escape, flaming arrow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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: arena, peplum, buried alive, stabbed in the back, coffin, ancient rome, hung by wrists, homoeroticism, camp, snake, spear, beefcake ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Gladiators 7 (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Framed for the escape of five gladiators from the arena, the son of one of Sparta's leading citizens is sentenced to the arena as gladiator himself and forced to fight for his life in the Roman Colosseum. Years later he manages to escape and ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: master warrior, state affairs, escapades, samurai, battles, righting the wronged, war, adventure, hopes, heroes, corrupted ruler, military ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: gladiator, colosseum, ancient rome, trident, evil man, waterfall, monkey, fight to the death, arena, peplum, murder, stabbed in the chest ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Seven from Thebes (1964)
Genre: Drama, Action
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The city of Thebes has come under the cruel domination of Sparta. Diomedes and several of his friends strive to throw off the Spartan yoke even while Diomedes romances Dorida, daughter of the Theban governor who's collaborating with Sparta.
Plot: peplum, dungeon, hit in the face, branding iron, man wrapped in a towel, arrow in back, arrow in chest, prison escape, fistfight, suicide, man wearing towel, hit in the stomach ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: dungeon, sword and sandal, swashbuckler, violence, wrestling, battle, desert, sword, sword fight, battles, dance number, horse ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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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, gladiator, arena, peplum, prison, ancient rome, sword and sandal, greek mythology, helmet, villain, myth, beefcake martial arts ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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: army, flaming arrow, crucifix, standoff, sword and sandal, chariot, helmet, dungeon, ancient rome, bow and arrow, spear, battlefield ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Challenge of the Gladiator (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: roman empire, gladiator, brawl, net, arena, hands tied, hit in the face, bare chested male fighting, scroll, battles, tug of war, whip ...
⇓ 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: homoerotic, psychotronic
Plot: peplum, gladiator, arena, rebellion, sword and sandal, one man army, torch, impalement, one against many, virgin, martial arts, duel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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79 A.D. (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Intrigue at the Roman Emperor's court prior to its destruction by Vesuvius.
Plot: ancient rome, roman empire, gladiator, slavery, volcanic eruption, peplum, emperor, volcano, brawl, betrayal, murder, rebellion ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: sword fight, revolt, combat, fight in water, roman soldier, stabbed in the belly, pagan, dancehall girl, ship, torture, stabbed in the back, band ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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 ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: uncle niece relationship, peplum, arrow in back, sword fight, mask, royalty, trapdoor, arrow in chest, dungeon, cousin cousin relationship, exploitation, crocodile ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, peplum, net, belly dancing, slave girl, evil king, evil man, slave trader, bow and arrow, strongman, beefcake, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, peplum, sword and sandal, adventure hero, beggar, one man army, mixed martial arts, ambush, tough guy, dwarf, spear, bow and arrow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Invincible Eight (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Everyday when General Xiao and his men ride through the Imperial City, inhabitants have to scatter around in order to keep out of their path. One day when Lei plans to assassinate Xiao but gets hurt, another three fighters He, Jiao and Feng come out ...
Plot: sword fight, kung fu, martial arts, whip, revenge, violence, swordsman, female martial artist
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Blood of the Dragon (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 96 min.
Story: White Dragon must get a list with the names of rebel supporters to Prince Ma Tung, the leader of the rebellion. Trying to stop him in his mission is the evil Prime Minister, who naturally wants the list in order to crush his opposition. Adding ...
Plot: martial arts, rebellion, revenge, prince, wound, sword fight, fight, stabbed in the stomach, spitting blood, standoff, corpse, revolt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, battles, adventure hero, legendary hero, arena, shield, hiding place, violence, fire, revolt, stabbed in the stomach, sword ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Spartacus (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 174 min.
Story: Sentenced to spend out the rest of his adult life laboring in the harsh deserts of Egypt, the Thracian slave Spartacus gets a new lease on life when he is purchased by the obese owner of a Roman gladiator school. Moved by the defiance of an ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, tense, realistic, emotional ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, rebellion, slavery, gladiator, leadership, tragic hero, human spirit, slave, heroes, righting the wronged, rise and fall, graphic violence ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.2
 235
Ring of Steel (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A champion fencer accidentally kills an opponent in a match. Disgraced, he is blackballed from the fencing community, until a mysterious stranger saves his life one night from a gang of muggers. He soon finds himself caught up in the world of ...
Plot: fencing, underground fighting, male female relationship, showdown, murder, sex, violence, bare breasts, male nudity, female nudity, combat, decadence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Burn! (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The professional mercenary Sir William Walker instigates a slave revolt on the Caribbean island of Queimada in order to help improve the British sugar trade. Years later he is sent again to deal with the same rebels that he built up because they ...
Style: tense, disturbing, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: island, rebellion, bank, revolution, racism, politics, betrayal, assassination, slavery, colonialism, british, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1840s
Place: england, caribbean, europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Trilogy of Swordsmanship (1972)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 108 min.
Story: 3 martial arts directors united for this unique anthology film. Yueh Feng writes and directs a clever love-and-kung-fu triangle, Cheng Kang both writes and directs kung-fu courtesans battling brigands, and the ""godfather of the kung-fu ...
Style: anthology
Plot: martial arts, political prisoner, rebellion, entrapment, con men, ambush, execution, courtesan, sword fight, outlaw, criminal, chivalry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, man kills a woman, ancient rome, sword fight, murder
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 160
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, bleak, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, hostage, ancient rome, rivalry, roman empire, danger, adventure, state affairs, hostages, heroes, war, escapades ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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, governor, love affair, gold, whip, ancient rome, expedition, greed, valley, flood, sword and sandal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.5
 58
Anger (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Hong Kong, Philippines, Thailand
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Three women captured and imprisoned by a gang of white slavers lead a bloody rebellion, aided by a detective investigating the gang.
Plot: rebellion, women's prison, sadism, exploitation, revenge, murder, female nudity, escape, gun, shooting, nudity (full frontal - brief), escape attempt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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: atlantis, desert, sword fight, princess, battles, battle, tent, mad scientist, fistfight, volcano, belly dancer, prisoner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
One Armed Swordsman Against Nine Killers (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Taiwan
Duration: 76 min.
Story: Watch WANG YU as a one-armed savior battling the local goons in this martial arts classic. He has some rather amazing moves up his sleeve.
Plot: kung fu, sword fight, martial arts, revenge, poison, art, suicide, fight, severed arm, blowgun, one armed man, blood ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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