Movies like Chasing the Deer

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Chasing the Deer (1994)
 5.4
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Chasing the Deer (1994)
Genre: History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 97 min.
Story: The Jacobite Rebellion of Scotland, and thirty years after the first battle, Bonnie Prince Charlie and his army make a stand at Culloden.
Plot: rebellion, war, quest, battles, marching, sword, deer, river, murder, british army, clan, pub, cattle, child soldier, conscription, corporal punishment, battle, musket, bagpipes, british officer
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland

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Most similar movies to Chasing the Deer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and captivating films with plots about battles, war, military, soldier, battle, heroes and rebellion mostly in History, War and Drama genres. Some movies like Chasing the Deer: The Battle of Culloden (1964), The Bruce (1996), Revolution (1985), Behind the Lines (1997), Macbeth (2015). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Battle of Culloden (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Culloden is a 1964 docudrama written and directed by Peter Watkins for BBC TV. It portrays the 1746 Battle of Culloden that resulted in the British Army's destruction of the Scottish Jacobite uprising and, in the words of the narrator, ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, captivating, thought provoking
Plot: battles, reenactment, soldier, battle, military, rebellion, power relations, hapless soldier, battle zone, state affairs, war, political unrest ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, england, europe, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 4.8
 575
The Bruce (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Robert the Bruce unites the Scots in a rebellion against the hated English, led by Edward I. He is supported by various loyal followers, notably the bishop who agrees to recognize his claim and crown him as King of the Scots.
Plot: knight, traitor, pride, fortress, siege, sword, crusade, armor, betrayal, bagpipes, catholic priest, castle ...
Time: 14th century
Place: england, scotland, holy land
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.3
 6K
Revolution (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Norway
Duration: 126 min.
Story: New York trapper Tom Dobb becomes an unwilling participant in the American Revolution after his son Ned is drafted into the Army by the villainous Sergeant Major Peasy. Tom attempts to find his son, and eventually becomes convinced that he must take ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, suspense, cult film
Plot: war, battles, soldier, revolution, adventure, independence, political unrest, rivalry, parents and children, human spirit, fall in love, life is a bitch ...
Time: 18th century, 1770s
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Behind the Lines (1997)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Canada
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Based on Pat Barker's novel of the same name, 'Regeneration' tells the story of soldiers of World War One sent to an asylum for emotional troubles. Two of the soldiers meeting there are Wilfred Owen and Siegfried Sassoon, two of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, disturbing, serious
Plot: world war one, anti war, friendship, shell shock, military, soldier, mute or deaf, life is a bitch, war, military life, wartime life, battles ...
Place: scotland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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 6.6
 52K
Macbeth (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting king, Duncan.
Style: bleak, stylized, brutal, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, ambition, assassination, losing-it hero, witches, insanity, king, medieval, blind ambition, couple relations, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages, 11th century, 70s, 1930s
Place: scotland, europe, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 482
The Opium War (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 153 min.
Story: The story of the Opium War between China, in the waning days of the Qing Dynasty, and the British Empire, in the 1830s, and the subsequent takeover of Hong Kong by Britain; through the eyes of the key figures, fiercely nationalistic Lin Zexu, and ...
Style: epic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: war, battles, british empire, wartime life, international crisis, politics, society, revolution, state affairs, leadership, political intrigue, rebellion ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1830s, 1840s
Place: hong kong, china, asia, england, east asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 6.9
 56K
Outlaw King (2018)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, factual, suspense, breathtaking
Plot: knight, medieval, exile, historical character, battle, battles, battlefield, king, kingdom, siege, castle, rebellion ...
Time: 14th century
Place: scotland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
An Ungentlemanly Act (1992)
Genre: History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Based on actual accounts, this film portrays the days and hours before and during the invasion of the Falkland Islands by Argentina, which eventually lead to the Falklands War. As the Argentine forces land on the main island and make their way ...
Plot: invasion, journalist, battle, soldier, governor, british army, wounded soldier, radio station, officer, commando, assault, island ...
Time: 80s
Place: argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
 7.2
 249K
The Patriot (2000)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Germany
Duration: 165 min.
Story: After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, ...
Style: uplifting, rough, captivating, sentimental, factual ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: revolution, vengeance, rebellion, battles, human spirit, american revolution, war, freedom, heroes, daring rescue, heroic mission, parents and children ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s
Place: south carolina, usa, southern usa, england, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, military, battles, state affairs, war, heroes, escapades, soldier, military life, rebellion, wartime life, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Damn the Defiant! (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Defiant's crew is part of a fleet-wide movement to present a petition of grievances to the Admiralty. Violence must be no part of it. The continual sadism of Defiant's first officer makes this difficult, and when the captain is disabled, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ship, napoleonic wars, sea battle, mutiny, royal navy, pirate, betrayal, battles, heroic mission, ocean or sea, battleship, heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Lines of Wellington (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Passionate romance, brutal treachery, and selfless nobility are set against the background of Napoleon’s 1810 invasion of Portugal in Valeria Sarmiento’s intimate epic.
Style: epic, stylized, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: soldier, troops, rebellion, military, life is a bitch, battle zone, wartime life, on the run, war, battles, invasion, napoleonic wars ...
Time: 19th century
Place: portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 which climaxed with the heroic, but near-disastrous calvary ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, factual, harsh ...
Plot: anti war, british army, politics, heroes, battles, british empire, british history, war, british soldier, massacre, queen victoria, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1850s, 70s, 1960s ...
Place: russia, england, europe, istanbul turkey, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The French Revolution (1989)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany, Canada, UK
Duration: 335 min.
Story: A history of the French Revolution from the decision of the king to convene the Etats-Generaux in 1789 in order to deal with France's debt problem. The first part of the movie tells the story from 1789 until August 10, 1792 (when the King Louis ...
Style: serious, uplifting, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: french revolution, revolution, war, militant, rebellion, french history, fighting the system, downfall, royal family, death row, political unrest, fight for supremacy ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s, 1780s
Place: europe, france, versailles, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 2.9
 755
Brother's War (2009)
Genre: History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story is set in the latter days of World War 2, against the backdrop of fierce combat on the eastern front. Brother's War is based on real events.
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic, bleak
Plot: eastern front, war, battles, friendship, human spirit, survival, military, confined, life is a bitch, heroes, captivity, heroic mission ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.7
 35K
Zulu (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 138 min.
Story: In 1879, during the Zulu wars, man of the people Lt. John Chard (Stanley Baker) and snooty Lt Gonville Bromhead (Michael Caine) were in charge of defending the isolated Natal outpost of Rorke's Drift from tribal hordes, holding out during an ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, psychological, epic ...
Plot: british army, siege, military, human spirit, battles, native, soldier, war, british empire, survival, danger, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s, 60s, 1960s
Place: south africa, africa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.5
 562
April Morning (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenager grows up during the onset of the American revolution.
Style: thought provoking, sincere, captivating, emotional, bleak ...
Plot: revolution, battles, coming of age, military, americana, rebellion, wooing, youth, politics, battle zone, heroes, hopes ...
Place: massachusetts, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
By the Will of Chingis Khan (2009)
Genre: History, War
Country: Mongolia, Russia, USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Three childhood friends. Three sworn brothers. One was initiated into the sacrament and grew up to be a great shaman. The other two followed the path of war and the nation recognised them as leaders. But only one of them was to become the ruler of ...
Style: epic, serious, rough, exciting, stylized ...
Plot: rivalry, military, ambition, battles, leadership, master warrior, adventure, war, heroes, escapades, rise to the top, graphic violence ...
Time: middle ages
Place: asia, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Sharpe's Rifles (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
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: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: battles, escapades, military, napoleonic wars, war, wartime life, promotion, military life, power relations, soldier, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.3
 938K
Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against ...
Style: epic, breathtaking, rough, exciting, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: freedom, battles, warrior, tragic hero, war, courage, folk hero, love story, heroes, leadership, vengeance, master warrior ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 14th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, england, europe, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Guns at Batasi (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 103 min.
Story: An anachronistic martinet RSM on a remote Colonial African army caught in a local coup d'etat must use his experience to defend those in his care.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, emotional, captivating, thought provoking ...
Plot: british colonial, politics, un, idealism, soldier, military, state affairs, escapades, interracial relations, war, hopes, rebellion ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.7
 576
Storming Juno (2010)
Genre: History, War
Country: Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Storming Juno is a film based on the remarkable and determined actions of a handful of young Canadian men who stormed Juno Beach on June 6, 1944. D-Day.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: d day, soldier, military, heroic mission, battle zone, danger, war, infantry, world war two, invasion, bunker, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: france, europe, canada, normandy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Escape from Sobibor (1987)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Yugoslavia
Duration: 143 min.
Story: During WWII, the death camp at Treblinka had an escape, causing the Commandant at a similar camp in Sobibor to vow (actually threaten) that his camp would never experience the same thing. But those who were its captives, the Jewish laborers that had ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: concentration camp, world war two, escape, captivity, pow, genocide, violence, brutality, against humanity, corporal punishment, holocaust, military ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: poland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Movie in collections
 6.6
 143
Dieppe (1993)
Genre: History, War
Country: Canada
Story: Dieppe is a two-part Canadian television mini-series that aired on CBC Television in 1993. It was based on the book Unauthorized Action: Mountbatten and the Dieppe Raid by Brian Loring Villa. The series chronicled the events that led up to the ...
Style: captivating, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: world war two, beach, heroic mission, catastrophe, military life, soldier, military, danger, heroes, escapades, war, landing ...
Time: 40s, 1940s, year 1942
Place: france, normandy, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.1
 5K
My Boy Jack (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Author Rudyard Kipling and his wife search for their 17-year-old son after he goes missing during WWI.
Style: serious, realistic, suspense, tense
Plot: world war one, battles, military, family relations, british army, teenage life, war, officers and cadets, missing person, parents and children, father son relationship, battlefield ...
Time: year 1915, 1910s
Place: france, england, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.9
 1K
Tobruk (2008)
Genre: History, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 100 min.
Story: It is the story of Jiri and Jan, two Czech soldiers, battling alongside the allied forces against the Germans, during World War II in Tobruk, Libya. Jiri Pospichal, eighteen years old, signs up as a volunteer in the Czechoslovak army. His naive ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic
Plot: world war two, soldier, desert, survival, battles, military, military life, danger, wartime life, heroes, escapades, war ...
Time: year 1942, 19th century, 20th century
Place: czech republic, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sharpe's Sword (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 101 min.
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, escapades, adventure, fall in love, mute or deaf, heroes, war, espionage, soldier, rivalry, battles, battle zone ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Massacre of Glencoe (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The true story of the events leading up to the infamous massacre of the Macdonalds by the Campbells in February of 1692.
Plot: sword, battle, massacre, execution, battles, intrigue, musket, historical event, rapier, aristocrat, hospitality, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century
Place: scottish highlands, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Alfred the Great (1969)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 122 min.
Story: While Old England is being ransacked by roving Danes in the 9th century, Alfred is planning to join the priesthood. But observing the rape of his land, he puts away his religious vows to take up arms against the invaders, leading the English ...
Style: epic, captivating, stylized, exciting, serious ...
Plot: battles, viking, society, war, heroes, military, heroic mission, religions or cults, palaces castles and temples, graphic violence, moral dilemma, clergy ...
Time: ancient history
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 2K
The Crossing (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A made-for-TV dramatization of George Washington's perilous gamble of crossing the Delaware River and attacking the British forces at Trenton.
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: military, battles, heroes, rebellion, military life, against the odds, heroic mission, rebelliousness, state affairs, war, danger, revolution ...
Place: usa, delaware, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%