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La nouvelle malle des Indes (1981)
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La nouvelle malle des Indes (1981)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, West Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Italy
Duration: 52 min.
TV show
Story: A young English navy lieutenant sets out to prove the quickest way to reach India from London is by way of the Mediterranean and Suez rather than the long sea route around Africa and the Cape of Good Hope, which takes six months. Together with his friend, the French explorer and natural scientist Martial de Sassenage, Thomas Waghorn leaves London in October of 1829 with the aim of reaching Bombay in India in three month. The owner of a shipping line fears for the future his company should the two adventurers succeed and sends his agents to delay them along the way.
Plot: adventurer
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: india, egypt, saudi arabia

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and captivating films and TV series with plots about heroes, adventure, escapades, napoleonic wars, battles, soldier and rivalry mostly in Adventure, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like La nouvelle malle des Indes: Sharpe's Revenge (1997), Sharpe's Mission (1996), Maya (1967), Sharpe's Justice (1997), Sharpe's Peril (2008). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Sharpe's Revenge (1997)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is framed as the thief who stole Napolean's gold, and he must clear his name to avoid execution. Meanwhile his wife Jane - urged on by a friend - makes some questionable choices.
Plot: napoleonic wars, framed for a crime, british soldier
Time: 19th century
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95%
Sharpe's Mission (1996)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is teamed with a Colonel he helped promote and they are tasked to destroy a powder magazine, but an alliance with the French may threaten their success. Meanwhile, Jane is wearying of the army life and Harper and Ramona are at odds.
Plot: british army, british soldier, journalist, disfigured face, traitor, napoleonic wars, scout
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Maya (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Maya is an hour-long U.S. adventure television series that aired on NBC, Saturdays from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. from September 16, 1967 until February 10, 1968. The series is a follow-up to the 1966 film of the same name. Set in the Indian jungle, ...
Style: wild
Plot: tiger, missing person, jungle, teenager, reincarnation, orphan, search for father, runaway, elephant, missing father
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Sharpe's Justice (1997)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Napoleon has been exiled to Elba, the English have returned from the wars, and Major Richard Sharpe finds himself in a sort of exile to lead a company of Yorkshire Yeomen. His duties include protecting mill owners from restless workers who are on ...
Plot: mill, british soldier, revenge, fictional biography, british army, homecoming, half brother
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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Sharpe's Peril (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
TV show
Story: Our story begins at the end of Sharpe's Challenge. Sharpe and Harper are en route to Madras when they encounter a baggage train from the East India Company traveling through hostile territory. Chitu, a legendary bandit leader in control of the ...
Style: captivating, exciting, serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: military, heroes, battles, heroic mission, danger, adventure, military life, escapades, british soldier, soldier, violence, battlefield ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Sharpe's Challenge (2006)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
TV show
Story: Sean Bean is back as the swashbuckling hero in Sharpe's Challenge, an action packed mini-series to be shot on location in Rajasthan, India. Two years after the Duke of Wellington crushes Napoleon at Waterloo, dispatches from India tell of a ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotshot hero, soldier, rivalry, heroic mission, political unrest, danger, escapades, daring rescue, investigation, state affairs, adventurer, war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
Sharpe's Battle (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: When Sharpe is ordered to whip the King of Spain's Irish Royal Brigade into shape, he faces dissent from the men who believe the British are slaughtering their relatives in Ireland and a spy from within.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, heroes, state affairs, soldier, escapades, rivalry, war, adventure, adventurer, behind enemy lines, tough heroes, officers and cadets ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Sharpe's Gold (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is sent on a mission to exchange rifles for deserters with a strange band of Spanish guerillas. He also has to chaperone two women looking for their missing husband.
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: adventurer, soldier, military, battles, behind enemy lines, heroes, british soldier, napoleonic wars, tough heroes, escapades, war, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Sharpe's Rifles (1993)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
TV show
Story: During the Peninsular War in Spain against the French, Sergeant Richard Sharpe saves the life of Arthur Wellesley, the future Duke of Wellington and is promoted to Lieutenant. In order to pay the troops Wellesley needs a money draft from the banker ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: battles, escapades, military, napoleonic wars, war, wartime life, adventure, heroes, military life, power relations, promotion, soldier ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Sharpe's Honour (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: 1813. Major Sharpe's old enemy, Major Ducos manipulates a beautiful young marquesa into falsely accusing Sharpe of rape. Her husband calls Sharpe out in a duel. But when the husband is found dead the next morning, Sharpe is arrested and brought ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, military, soldier, heroes, behind enemy lines, napoleonic wars, british soldier, war, escapades, femme fatale, adventure, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sharpe's Waterloo (1997)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: Based on the novel by Bernard Cornwell, "Sharpe's Waterloo" brings maverick British officer Lt. Col. Richard Sharpe to his last fight against the French, in June of 1815.
Style: exciting, captivating, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: military, heroes, battles, napoleonic wars, battle zone, uninhibited rivalry, infidelity, couples, military life, lone wolves, war, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: europe, belgium
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Sharpe's Regiment (1996)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Told his battalion is to be split up due to lack of recruits at home, Sharpe and Harper return to England to investigate. What should have been a simple query turns politically explosive as they come nearer to exposing profiteering on the home front ...
Style: sincere, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: military, heroes, soldier, napoleonic wars, political corruption, heroic mission, military life, political unrest, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, lone wolves, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
In Search for Captain Grant (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Soviet Union, Bulgaria
Duration: 455 min.
TV show
Story: Lord and Lady Glenarvan found a bottle in the ocean. this bottle contained a letter from captain Grant that he and 2 of his sailors had survived a disaster in sea and need help. Unfortunately, the letter was damaged by water, and only latitude is ...
Plot: travel, sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Sharpe's Company (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Spain 1812 The Duke of Wellington plans to lay siege to Badajoz. A murderous figure from Sharpe's past uses a beautiful woman revenge himself on Sharpe, now the father of her child. Sharpe has reason to be happy, he holds his daughter for the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Plot: siege, military, soldier, heroes, napoleonic wars, british soldier, military life, battle zone, heroic mission, wartime life, isolation, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Sharpe's Siege (1996)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe, with his new commanding officer, is sent to capture a castle when news comes of locals who will rise against Bonaparte. However, he is somewhat distracted by thoughts of his wife whom he was forced to leave while stricken with fever.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, siege, battles, heroes, british soldier, castle, danger, adventure, military life, war, woman in danger, isolation ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Sharpe's Sword (1995)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is tasked to protect the most important spy in Lord Wellington's network, but domestic issues, a traumatized young girl, and possible French spies all threaten his success
Style: atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, mute or deaf, escapades, rebellion, espionage, rivalry, fighting the system, soldier, war, adventure, heroes, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
By Way of the Stars (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family
Country: Canada, Germany
TV show
Story: By Way of the Stars is an action/adventure television mini-series co-produced in 1992 by Sullivan Entertainment and German Beta-Taurus Kirch Group, that begins in 19th century Prussia, then travels through post-U.S. Civil War Charleston to the ...
Plot: escape, death of mother, immigration
Time: 1860s, 19th century, year 1865
Place: canada, prussia
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, military, battles, soldier, heroes, war, escapades, state affairs, rebellion, military life, vengeance, wartime life ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Sharpe's Enemy (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Portugal 1813. A band of deserters, including Sharpe's old enemy, Obadiah Hakeswill, have captured two women, one the wife of a high-ranking English officer, and are holding them hostage for ransom. Sharpe is given the 60th Rifles and a Rocket ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, exciting, realistic
Plot: military, heroes, soldier, british soldier, heroic mission, captivity, kidnapping, war, crimes, confined, daring rescue, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Moonfleet (2013)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 87 min.
TV show
Story: An adaptation of J Meade Falkner’s 1898 swashbuckling novel. A young man craving adventure joins a gang of smugglers in search of Blackbeard's diamond
Style: captivating, exciting, semi serious, epic, humorous ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: adventurer, treasure hunt, heroes, unlikely partners, youth, escapades, dishonesty, rivalry, adventure, cons and scams, against the odds, family ...
Time: 1700s, 18th century
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Lockruf des Goldes (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Austria, France, West Germany, Romania
Duration: 370 min.
TV show
Plot: wilderness, priest, greed, native american, gold rush, dog, frontier justice, hanging, dancehall girl, golddigger, vigilantism, investments ...
Place: alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Sandokan (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, UK
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: In this mini-series in six parts from 1976 the Indian actor Kabir Bedi plays the lead role. Carol Andre plays Lady Marianna Guillonk and as Sandokans best friend Yanez de Gomera we see Phillipe Leroy. The noble prince Sandokan is a fighter of the ...
Plot: british colonial, pirate, heroes, fight for freedom, freedom, queen, love, sword fight
Time: 70s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Escape of the Artful Dodger (2001)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Australia
Duration: 80 min.
TV show
Story: Escape of the Artful Dodger was an Australian children’s television series first screened on the Nine Network in 2001. Escape of the Artful Dodger is the story of Jack Dawkins, who was introduced in the classic Charles Dickens novel Oliver Twist. ...
Plot: thief, theft, police
Place: sydney australia, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Secret of the Sahara (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Spain
Duration: 357 min.
TV show
Story: No overview found.
Plot: sahara, desert, french foreign legion, secret, bandit, foreign legion, treasure, adventure
Time: 1920s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Pyramid of the Sun God (1965)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Mexico, 1864. The country is divided by the struggle against the French occupation and emperor Maximilian. The German doctor Karl Sternau and his friend Andreas Hasenpfeffer come to love the country and support the cause of the proud Mexicans.
Plot: native american, bandit
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Hawkeye (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The further adventures based on characters created by James Fennimore Cooper. Hawkeye the woodsman meets a brave English woman trying to free her husband from the French. Set during the French and Indian War in the area of the Hudson Valley.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: captivity, culture clash, adventure, rescue, heroes, adventurer, fort, male female friendship
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Adventures of Robinson Crusoe (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, West Germany
Duration: 26 min.
TV show
Story: Shipwrecked on an uninhabited island, Robinson Crusoe fills his time in either building a shelter for himself, or by reminiscing about the years he spent at sea and the adventures that led him to where he is. The months roll by and the hardships ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental
Plot: desert island, island, survival, pets, sea disaster, isolation, confined, escapades, adventure, danger, deserted island, coast ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Bigfoot and Wildboy (1977)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Children's series about Wildboy, an orphan who was raised in the wilderness of the Pacific Northwest by the legendary Sasquatch. Wildboy and Bigfoot roamed the countryside stomping out pollution, capturing diabolical villains, and rescuing ...
Plot: bigfoot, father daughter relationship, adventurer, legend, super strength, crime fighter, sasquatch, forest ranger, feral child, good versus evil, native american, american indian ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Treasure Island (1977)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 48 min.
TV show
Story: Treasure Island is a 1977 television adaptation of Robert Louis Stevenson’s famous 1883 novel. It was filmed in 1977 on location in Plymouth and Dartford, and in Corsica, and also at BBC Television Centre at Wood Lane, London. Jim Hawkins ...
Plot: treasure map, ocean, gunfight, tropical island, teenage protagonist, murder, mutiny, betrayal, father figure, child in peril, dead father, pirate ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The 4 Musketeers (2005)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Canada, UK, Czech Republic
Duration: 210 min.
TV show
Story: Exile and possibly death are in the cards for the Queen of France in this edgy cloak-and-dagger adventure based on Alexandre Dumas' unrivaled tale of THE THREE MUSKETEERS and their reckless romantic friend D'Artagnan. Supernatural powers ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining, stylized ...
Plot: musketeer, adventure, rivalry, danger, friends, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, escapades, friendship, honor, political intrigue, courage ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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