Movies like The Two Gladiators

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The Two Gladiators
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: ancient rome, hunger, rebellion, lion, arena, gladiator, palace, battle, banquet
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Gladiator
Action, Adventure, Drama
USA, UK
155 min.
 8.5
The Warlords
Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Hong Kong, China
126 min.
 7.1
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Most similar movies to The Two Gladiators

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, exciting, stylized and realistic films with plots about gladiator, sword fight, arena, ancient rome, battle, sword and spear mostly in Drama, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Two Gladiators: The Magnificent Gladiator (1964), Challenge of the Gladiator (1965), The Invincible Gladiator (1961), Alone Against Rome (1962), Triumph of the Ten Gladiators (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Magnificent Gladiator
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: battle, poison, kiss, prison, peplum, arrow in back, arrow in chest, mob, sheep, shepherd, chariot, greco roman wrestling ...
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System:   95%
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Challenge of the Gladiator
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: roman empire, whip, catapult, arena, prison escape, gladiator, brawl, slave labor, christianity, bondage, chains, fistfight ...
Place: dungeon
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The Invincible Gladiator
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: epic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, exciting
Plot: roman empire, adventurer, adventure, escapades, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, rescue, rebelliousness, kidnapping, battles, politics ...
Time: ancient history
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System:   89%
    User:   100%
 
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Alone Against Rome
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: sword, battlefield, bow and arrow, spear, fistfight, sword and sandal, flaming arrow, army, arena, shot with an arrow, gladiator, standoff ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   89%
    User:   73%
 
The Ten Gladiators
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 stomach, torture, stabbed in the back, horse riding, cavalry, beefcake, midget, gladiator, brawl, bow and arrow, spear, ambush ...
Place: dungeon
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Triumph of the Ten Gladiators
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: spear, sword and sandal, beefcake, gladiator, snake, sword fight, fight, villainess, arena, stabbed in the stomach, coffin, stabbed in the back ...
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Gladiators 7
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: roman empire, corrupted ruler, adventure, master warrior, royal family, battles, war, heroes, military, rivalry, state affairs, samurai ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   75%
 
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 24K
The Warlords
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on "The Assassination of Ma," a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) story about the killing of general Ma Xinyi.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, sincere, rough ...
Plot: martial arts, soldier, rebelliousness, ambition, war, heroes, rivalry, vengeance, infidelity, political unrest, battles, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s
Place: asia, china, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   74%
    User:   77%
 
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.
Plot: sword and sandal, arena, gladiator, slave, greek mythology, ancient rome, peplum, prison, sand, adventure hero, bare chested male fighting, armor ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   73%
    User:   75%
 
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Ben-Hur
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A falsely accused nobleman survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, survival, revenge, redemption, slavery, brutality, violence, roman empire, jesus, assassination, racing ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: italy, israel, greece, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   71%
    User:   66%
 
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 ...
Plot: hercules, dictator, peplum, staff, adventure hero, legendary hero, armor, shield, shot with a bow and arrow, stabbed in the stomach, torture, kiss ...
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System:   66%
    User:   60%
 
The Legend of Hercules
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his ...
Style: serious, exciting, epic, awful, ridiculous ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: mythology, adventure, destiny, betrayal, superhuman powers, violence, heroic mission, slavery, god, legends and myths, fight scenes, dialogue ...
Time: ancient history
Place: egypt, greece, ancient greece, europe, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   64%
    User:   61%
 
Colossus of the Arena
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, peplum, ancient rome, colosseum, trident, arena, sword and sandal, evil man, sword fight, sword, waterfall, monkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   62%
 
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Goliath and the Sins of Babylon
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Goliath battles for the freedom of the Babylonian people.
Plot: peplum, arena, gladiator, sword and sandal, rebellion, beating, torture, soldier, conspiracy, battle, violence, fire ...
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   63%
    User:   55%
 
Fellini Satyricon
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A series of disjointed mythical tales set in first century Rome.
Style: surreal, sexual, atmospheric, stylized, serious ...
Plot: surrealism, postmodernism, male nudity, violence, storytelling, kidnapping, gays and lesbians, ship, pirate, gay, homosexual, soldier ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 1960s
Place: europe, italy, sicily, rome italy, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   56%
 
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Spartacus
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, serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, adventure, master warrior, tragic hero, slavery, leadership, human spirit, rebelliousness, ambition, gladiator, slave, ancient rome ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world, 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   60%
    User:   61%
 
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The Arena
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Female gladiators fight to the death. Inspired by the story of Spartacus, follow the adventures of a bevy of slave girls who, upon finding themselves thrust into the gladiator ring, mount a vicious rebellion to fight their way to freedom.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, corrupted ruler, adventure, master warrior, rebelliousness, against the odds, captivity, dishonesty, arrow, gladiator, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   63%
 
The Seven Magnificent Gladiators
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A bandit leader endowed with supernatural powers by his sorceress mother makes yearly raids on a peasant village. However, the women of the village come into possession of a magic sword, and go in search of a hero who is able to wield it and save ...
Plot: ancient rome, cheesecake, barbarian, stabbed in the chest, stabbed in the stomach, battle, demi god, chopping wood, village, sword, sword fight, sword and sorcery ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   52%
    User:   46%
 
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Messalina vs. the Son of Hercules
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, battle, prison, violence, kiss, poison, net, shield, adventure hero, beggar ...
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System:   52%
    User:   43%
 
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The Arena
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Action
Country: Russia, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In an age of Gladiators, the power that was Rome held its empire together with the might of its armies, the sweat and tears of its conquests, and the cheers and bloodlust of its citizens - glorified in the deadly spectacle of The Arena. Stolen from ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, remake of cult film
Plot: roman empire, master warrior, rebelliousness, adventure, captivity, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry, contests and competitions, survival, ambition, confined ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   51%
    User:   45%
 
Seven from Thebes
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, sword fight, fistfight, prison escape, torture, suicide, hit in the face, battle, branding iron, rebellion, hit in the stomach, arrow in back ...
Place: ancient greece, dungeon
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System:   49%
    User:   41%
 
 6.5
 1K
Empire
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: As Conqueror Julius Caesar is drawing his last breath, he swears Tyrannus—Rome's finest warrior—to an oath to protect his successor, Octavius, his 18-year-old nephew. Tyrannus and Octavius are forced into exile to protect the young man from ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, lone wolves, master warrior, tragic hero, betrayal, intrigue, leadership, julius caesar, ancient rome, rise to the top, vengeance, heroic mission ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   47%
    User:   44%
 
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79 A.D.
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: roman empire, ancient rome, slavery, gladiator, volcanic eruption, peplum, murder, brawl, emperor, volcano, crocodile, rebellion
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   44%
    User:   40%
 
Revolt of the Praetorians
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, revolt, emperor, man wearing towel, secret passage, evil queen, gong, tyrant, disguise, sword fight, midget
Place: dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   43%
    User:   41%
 
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Ring of Steel
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, neo noir, gangster, bare breasts, female nudity, murder, sex, violence, kiss, male nudity, redemption ...
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System:   42%
    User:   39%
 
 6.2
 60K
The Eagle
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila (Tatum) arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, slavery, wilderness, roman empire, military, betrayal, master and servant, culture clash, brutality, sword fight, fight scenes, soldier ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: england, scotland, europe, britain, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   43%
 
The Colossus of Rhodes
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 127 min.
Story: While on holiday in Rhodes, Athenian war hero Darios becomes involved in two different plots to overthrow the tyrannical king, one from Rhodian patriots and the other from sinister Phoenician agents.
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, revolution, danger, escapades, heroes, rivalry, state affairs, soldier, rebelliousness, rebellion, forces of nature, heroic mission ...
Place: europe, greece, ancient greece, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   42%
 
Spartacus and the Ten Gladiators
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of Spartacus and 10 other gladiators who rebelled against the bloody coliseum sports. They escape and are faced at every turn by Roman soldiers bent on taking them back to the Coliseum - dead or alive!
Style: serious, stylized, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, military, rivalry, state affairs, adventure, rescue, soldier, war, rebellion, battles, ambition, danger ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   41%
    User:   49%
 

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Gladiator
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
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Time: ancient history, ancient world
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Barbarians Rising
Genre: Documentary, Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Told from the perspective of the rebel leaders, the series chronicles a wave of rebellions against absolute power by those the Roman Empire called “barbarians” – tribes they viewed as beyond the fringe of civilization that lived a brutish and ...
Plot: roman empire, warrior, rebellion, druid, broken promise, body paint, paganism, roman soldier, goth, ancient rome, betrayal, massacre ...
Place: north africa, mediterranean sea, hungary, romania, germany ...
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System:   39%
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