Movies like The Lone Runner

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The Lone Runner (1986)
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The Lone Runner (1986)
Original name: Lone Runner
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 84 min.
Story: The Summerking's daughter has been kidnapped, and the legendary hero of the desert comes to her rescue as he did when she was young. The Lone Runner proves to be an unstoppable hero with limitless fighting abilities. He battles those who would harm innocents, and does what ever else he can for them.
Plot: desert, dancing, horse, heroes, gold, blonde, death, gambling, abduction, kidnapping, arab, theft, city, jewelry, rescue attempt, knife, captive, fire, night, little girl, diamond, palace, murder, explosion, evil man ...

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Most similar movies to The Lone Runner

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, realistic and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, battles, adventure, danger, sword fight, battle and violence mostly in Adventure, Action and Romance genres. Some movies like The Lone Runner: Iron Warrior (1987), Beyond Justice (1991), The Wind and the Lion (1975), Flight of the Phoenix (2004), Hercules and the Masked Rider (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Iron Warrior (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, Netherlands
Duration: 82 min.
Story: The Fighting Eagle returns again, sans Thong, to the legendary realm of Dragor to do battle with Phaedra, an evil sorceress. Her main weapon is an unstoppable warrior, known as the Master of the Sword, who continuously battles Ator to a draw, until ...
Style: exciting, serious
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), good versus evil, heroes, witchcraft, master warrior, escapades, danger, rivalry, adventure, supernatural, imaginary, battles ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
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95%
 4.5
 520
Beyond Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman's ex-husband, who is the son of an Arab chieftain, kidnaps their teenage son and brings him back to Morocco, where the boy is to be made the leader of the tribe. The child's mother hires a mercenary to get her son and bring him ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, desert, kidnapping, tough heroes, adventure, danger, heroic mission, missing person, vengeance, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
The Wind and the Lion (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century an American woman is abducted in Morocco by Berbers. The attempts to free her range from diplomatic pressure to military intervention.
Style: serious, suspenseful, captivating, realistic, intense ...
Plot: desert, kidnapping, politics, rescue, hostage, hostages, confined, missing person, woman in danger, ransom, crimes, danger ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 1930s
Place: morocco, washington d.c., africa, usa, north africa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Flight of the Phoenix (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: When an Amacor oil rig in the Gobi Desert of Mongolia proves unproductive, Captain Frank Towns and copilot "A.J." are sent to shut the operation down. However, on their way to Beijing, a major dust storm forces them to ditch their C-119 ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Plot: desert, adventure, survival, stranded, air disaster, rescue, introspection, struggle for survival, human nature, danger, getting home, radio ...
Time: contemporary
Place: mongolia, beijing china
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The eternal Hercules in this film has gone way beyond his usual time and place in ancient Greece and is now helping Poland free itself of Mongol invaders in the 12th century. Mark Forest is the star of this peplum epic, Hercules Against The ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, rescue, battles, escapades, adventure, rivalry, danger, military, superhero, battle zone, legends and myths, mongol ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hercules and the Masked Rider (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 16th century Spain, Don Francisco reluctantly betroths his daughter, Blanca, to the arrogant Don Ramiro in order to preserve the lands in the family estate. Then Don Juan, Don Francisco's nephew and Blanca's true love, returns from the ...
Style: homoerotic
Plot: sword and sandal, battlefield, wrestling, knife throwing, river, murder, castle, greek mythology, kiss, cousin cousin relationship, strongman, carriage ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Blade Master (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muscle-bound Ator and his mute Asian sidekick travel from the ends of the Earth to save his aged mentor from the evil mustachioed Zor.
Style: futuristic, semi serious
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: barbarian, kidnapping, heroes, good versus evil, battles, cave, sword, warrior, wizards and magicians, escapades, imaginary, adventure ...
Time: prehistory, stone age, prehistoric times
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
A Far Off Place (1993)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Thrown together under incredible circumstances, two strangers must discover courage and strength when they begin a journey across the treacherous African desert! Equipped only with their wits and the expertise of a native bushman who befriends them, ...
Style: touching, exciting, scenic, inspirational, gloomy ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, kids
Plot: desert, survival, friendship, teenage life, adventure, on the run, rescue, youth, danger, gang, poacher, pursuit ...
Time: 90s
Place: africa, alaska, australia, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Kindar the Invulnerable (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An evil bandit kidnaps a sultan's son and raises him but finds the son has magic powers.
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, camp, brunette, ambush, palace, one man army, fire, caravan, newborn, camel, belly dancer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.0
 1K
Sahara (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: After her father dies, young Dale takes his place in a trans-African auto race, but ends up being abducted by a desert sheik.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: desert, sheik, rivalry, confined, crimes, adventurer, adventure, heroes, danger, dishonesty, escapades, prison ...
Time: 1920s, 20s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 67K
First Knight (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 134 min.
Story: The timeless tale of King Arthur and the legend of Camelot are retold in this passionate period drama. Arthur is reluctant to hand the crown to Lancelot, and Guinevere is torn between her loyalty to her husband and her growing love for his rival. ...
Style: atmospheric, epic, sentimental, exciting, romantic ...
Audience: chick flick, girls' night
Plot: knight, love story, king arthur, love triangle, betrayal, romance, beauty, true love, couple relations, king, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Robin Hood: Prince of Thieves (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 143 min.
Story: When the dastardly Sheriff of Nottingham murders Robin's father, the legendary archer vows vengeance. To accomplish his mission, Robin joins forces with a band of exiled villagers (and comely Maid Marian), and together they battle to end the ...
Style: exciting, stylized, intense, scenic, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, date night, girls' night
Plot: knight, robin hood, folk hero, thief, chase, good versus evil, justice, courage, adventure, archer, sword fight, greed ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, holy land, israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Ali Baba and the Seven Saracens (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A rebel leader returns to his city for a final confrontation with the evil king he is fighting. However, he finds himself attracted to the king's beautiful niece.
Plot: turban, adventurer, ambush, kingdom, knife fight, archer, spear, prisoner, revolt, brunette, eunuch, chain ...
Place: middle east, arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Four Feathers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: The story, set in 1875, follows a British officer (Heath Ledger) who resigns his post when he learns of his regiment's plan to ship out to the Sudan for the conflict with the Mahdi. His friends and fiancée send him four white feathers which ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, touching, epic, intense ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: military, imperialism, soldier, redemption, rescue, desert, colonialism, islam, slavery, loyalty, revenge, siege ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era, 1880s
Place: sudan, england, africa, europe, britain ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: psychotronic, homoerotic
Plot: gladiator, arena, peplum, sword and sandal, rebellion, conspiracy, adventurer, fight, beating, martial artist, tough guy, fire ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Mackenna's Gold (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, map, adventure, chase, desert, gang, marshal, danger, rivalry, murder, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, colorado, sonora, mexico, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Tuareg: The Desert Warrior (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a desolate section of the Sahara once ruled by the French, two thirsty men stumble into the camp of a Tuareg warrior where they're given water and shelter. Soldiers from the new Arab government now arrive by Jeep and demand the two men be ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, desert, battles, vengeance, soldier, military, danger, rivalry, adventure, survival, escapades, politics ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, royal family, kidnapping, betrayal, adventure, rescue, heroic mission, legends and myths, woman in danger, vengeance, dishonesty, imaginary ...
Time: ancient history, 60s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Vengeance of Ursus (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The evil King Zagro has designs on the beautiful Princess Sira. He wants to marry her so he can take over her kingdom and add it to his own. When Sira is kidnapped, Ursus leaves his farm to rescue her and to eventually lead a revolt against King ...
Plot: peplum, rebellion, strong man, falsely accused, mask, battle, army, muscleman, bow and arrow, tavern, barge, wine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, americana, partners, good versus evil, rescue, adventure, society, heroes, criminal heroes, brutality, showdown ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 4.9
 14K
The Musketeer (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Germany, Luxembourg, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In Peter Hyams's adaptation of the famous Alexander Dumas story The Three Musketeers, the young D'Artagnan seeks to join the legendary musketeer brigade and avenge his father's death - but he finds that the musketeers have been ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, captivating, baroque ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: musketeer, rescue, betrayal, kingdom, vengeance, adventure, righting the wronged, heroic mission, intrigue, state affairs, haunted by the past, escapades ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s, 18th century
Place: paris france, france, europe, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Queen of the Seas (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Redhead Mary is a girl who dresses like a man to better approach, and rob the jewels worn by the pretty ladies of her time...
Plot: pirate, sailboat, flirting, flirt, rapier, sword duel, captain, jewel, sailing ship, tavern, swashbuckler, combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 14K
American Ninja (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Joe Armstrong, an orphaned drifter will little respect for much other than martial arts, finds himself on an American Army base in The Philippines after a judge gives him a choice of enlistment or prison. On one of his first missions driving a ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, intense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ninja, martial arts, soldier, heroes, master warrior, military base, heroic mission, daring rescue, one man army, sword fight, kidnapping, military ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: the philippines, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Quigley Down Under (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: American Matt Quigley answers Australian land baron Elliott Marston's ad for a sharpshooter to kill the dingoes on his property. But when Quigley finds out that Marston's real target is the aborigines, Quigley hits the road. Now, even ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genocide, australian, vigilantism, fish out of water, vengeance, crimes, old west, against the odds, danger, partners, dishonesty, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, wyoming, pacific ocean, texas, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Erik the Conqueror (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the 9th Century, two Viking children, separated since their early childhood with one raised by the British and the other by Vikings, meet after nearly 20 years as rivals as war breaks out between Britian and the Vikings for control of England.
Style: realistic, serious, epic, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: viking, battles, betrayal, heroes, sword fight, uninhibited rivalry, forceful separation, palaces castles and temples, vikings, nursing, family relations, vengeance ...
Time: middle ages, ancient world
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Ator, the Fighting Eagle (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The son of Torren learns of his heritage, goes to avenge the deaths of his fellow villagers, and rescue his sister/love interest from the evil Dakkar and his spider cult. Ator battles giant spiders, swordsmen cloaked in shadow, re-animated dead ...
Style: exciting, captivating, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, zombie, good versus evil, witchcraft, sword, battles, rivalry, woman in danger, cons and scams, rescue, supernatural, superhero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 5.0
 2K
Paradise (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Country: Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After their caravan is attacked and their respective families butchered by Arab marauders, teenagers David and Sarah flee across the desert. But the desert is filled with danger from the elements, animals and the unwholesome appetite of the Jackal, ...
Style: captivating, serious, erotic, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: desert, love, love and romance, danger, adventure, romance, young lovers, sexual relations, temptation, escape, teenager, teenage love ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: middle east, arabia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.8
 169
Desert Law (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Germany
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: A mother hires an ex-CIA man to find and bring back her son, who has been abducted by his father and brought to Morocco, where his grandfather, the ruler of a desert tribe, wants him to become his successor.
Plot: escape, terrorist, businesswoman, desert, mercenary, musket, fistfight, violence, warrior, father son relationship, pistol, rocket launcher ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, sword fight, murder, man kills a woman, ancient rome
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: wrestling, desert, dungeon, dance number, battles, knife in back, battle, sword fight, horse, sword and sandal, greco roman wrestling, swashbuckler ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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