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The Roman Story (2015)
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The Roman Story (2015)
Original name: Rimska zgodba
Genre: Comedy
Country: Slovenia
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Why when people in leading positions get into conflict, there only "ordinary people" get hurt? Two personal bodyguards of governor of a small Roman province asks themselves just that. In movie we will witness the funny stories, which are talking about how history is not changing and that the lifestyle in ancient times was no different than ours. Even if there are barbarian threats, people in leading positions will try not to do anything to protect their people.
Plot: roman, battles, ancient, barbarian, battle

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and offbeat films with plots about battles, battle, parody, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, farce and friends mostly in Comedy, Adventure and War genres. Some movies like The Roman Story: El Cid cabreador (1983), Lloyd the Conqueror (2011), Squeeze Play (1979), Surrender (1987), Not with My Wife, You Don't! (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
El Cid cabreador (1983)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: chastity belt, battles, faked death, parody, fart joke, anachronism, battle, musical number, king, medieval, arm wrestling, gay joke
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Lloyd the Conqueror (2011)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three male college students, must do battle against Derek the Unholy, a dark wizard who is determined to hold onto his title as champion of the Larpers.
Style: semi serious, offbeat, humorous
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Place: canada
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91%
 4.2
 416
Squeeze Play (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
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 5.4
 812
Surrender (1987)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
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Audience: date night, girls' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Genre: Comedy
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Duration: 98 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duration: 90 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.8
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 6.8
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Duration: 92 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 4.9
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 6.1
 1K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.2
 26K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.8
 217K
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⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Genre: Comedy, War
Country: USA
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Duration: 88 min.
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Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, cult film, surreal
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⇓ similarity ⇓
17%
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Duration: 85 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
15%