Movies like The Falcon

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The Falcon (1981)
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The Falcon (1981)
Original name: Banović Strahinja
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, West Germany
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Banovic Strahinja takes place during the middle ages in Serbia. While estate owner Strahinja is hunting, a Turkish bandit, Alija, attacks his castle. The Turks kill his servants and kidnap his beloved Andja. When he discovers what has happened, Strahinja gathers a together a group of scoundrels and chases the bandits.
Style: epic
Plot: knight, gang, religion, death, kidnapping, muslim, infidelity, honor, adultery, mercy, christian, nobility, murder, punishment, sin, humiliation, fight to the death, falcon, rescue, father in law son in law relationship, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, revenge, fight, sword and sorcery ...
Time: middle ages
Place: ottoman empire, serbia

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Most similar movies to The Falcon

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and epic films with plots about death, murder, betrayal, revenge, marriage, mentor and dialogue mostly in Drama, History and Romance genres. Some movies like The Falcon: Tristan + Isolde (2006), Time of Love (1990), Becket (1964), Mad Love (2001), Queen Margot (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Tristan + Isolde (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 125 min.
Story: An affair between the second in line to Britain's throne (Franco) and the princess of the feuding Irish (Myles) spells doom for the young lovers.
Style: touching, exciting, romantic, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: date night, chick flick
Plot: forbidden love, knight, infidelity, true love, lovers, romance, irish, princess, betrayal, marriage, love affair, battle ...
Time: middle ages
Place: ireland, england, europe, cornwall, san francisco
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95%
 6.5
 122
Time of Love (1990)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Iran, Turkey
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Three episodes, all with relatively similar plots about a love triangle between a woman and two men.
Plot: cemetery, extramarital affair, infidelity, adultery, beating, humiliation, friend, husband wife relationship, marriage, blond, traitor, forgiveness ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 8.0
 13K
Becket (1964)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: King Henry II of England has trouble with the Church. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, he has a brilliant idea. Rather than appoint another pious cleric loyal to Rome and the Church, he will appoint his old drinking and wenching buddy, Thomas ...
Style: epic, tense, talky, clever, realistic ...
Plot: bishop, friendship, betrayal, politics, archbishop, rise and fall, dishonesty, royal family, clergy, rivalry, introspection, society ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 6.7
 3K
Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: sexual, realistic, serious, captivating, gothic ...
Plot: betrayal, politics, infidelity, love and romance, intrigue, obsession, romance, parents and children, state affairs, family relations, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 1500s, 18th century, 1920s
Place: spain, austria, europe, flanders, portugal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 7.5
 15K
Queen Margot (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is arranged between Margot de Valois, sister of the immature Catholic King Charles IX, and the ...
Style: epic, bleak, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: politics, royal family, forbidden love, political intrigue, intrigue, romance, incest, murder, couple relations, love and romance, parents and children, tragic hero ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, renaissance
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 5.7
 170
The Promise (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Egypt
Story: First production of Mahmoud Baraka through his company's pool of technical and production of film revolves around human error and why faulting Is motivated to error and also speaks of man you have the ability to tolerance for errors that ...
Plot: beauty salon, funeral home, villa, cancer patient, prostitute, murder, love, revenge, mafia, box of chocolates, muslim, hitman ...
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Don't Mess with My Sister! (1985)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Steven, a meek accountant-in-training, is living contentedly with his wife Clara and working for her brothers, managing the books at their junkyard. All of this changes when the belly dancer they hire for Steve's birthday turns out to be Anke, ...
Plot: belly dancer, vandalism, brother sister relationship, payback, accountant, junkyard, extramarital affair, adultery, murder, brooklyn new york city, revenge, husband wife relationship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.7
 238K
Robin Hood (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 140 min.
Story: When soldier Robin happens upon the dying Robert of Loxley, he promises to return the man's sword to his family in Nottingham. There, he assumes Robert's identity; romances his widow, Marion; and draws the ire of the town's sheriff ...
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, folk hero, love and romance, adventure, robin hood, hopes, archer, rivalry, political intrigue, sword fight, betrayal, army ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Last Road (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 101 min.
Story: About the death and the 'last road' of Aleksandr Pushkin, the leading poet and writer of Russia, who was shot on a duel at age 37. Pushkin was defending the reputation of his wife and mother of his four children - Nataly. She was a center ...
Plot: poet, widow, jealousy, children, duel, husband wife relationship, revenge, love, death
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.5
 116
The Girl (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: Sweden, UK, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Pat Carlsson is a 14-year-old Swedish schoolgirl who though very young is very streetwise as she offers sex, for a price, to middle-aged attorney John Berg who can not resist the young girl. What starts as an immoral sexual escape, becomes a ...
Plot: schoolgirl, age difference, having sex with skirt hiked up, island, self destruction, adultery, attorney, infidelity, cover up, extramarital affair, teenage girl, smuggling ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 6.3
 151K
King Arthur (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Ireland
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The story of the Arthurian legend, based on the 'Sarmatian hypothesis' which contends that the legend has a historical nucleus in the Sarmatian heavy cavalry troops stationed in Britain, and that the Roman-British military commander, ...
Style: epic, stylized, entertaining, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, knight, swords and armor, battles, freedom, christianity, king arthur, arthurian legend, horse, military, invasion, bishop ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, england, britain, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Michael the Brave (1970)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania, France, Italy
Duration: 203 min.
Story: An epic fresco depicting the reign (1593-1601) of Mihai Pätrascu (better known as "Mihai Viteazul" / "Michael the Brave"), the famous prince who united the three provinces: Transalpine Vallachia, Transylvania and Moldavia, into ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: betrayal, political intrigue, politics, rivalry, military, battle zone, state affairs, war, battles, dishonesty, political unrest, torture ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: romania, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.5
 92
Rasputin (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Grigorij Efimovic Rasputin (1869-1916) the mystic and self-proclaimed holy man. The saint-demon and the simple peasant. About the plot against Rasputin, hated and feared at the highest levels of government because of his surreal influence on the ...
Plot: tragic villain, death, murder, betrayal, violence, christianity, occult, religion, assassination, catholic priest, catholic, villain ...
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
It Rains in My Village (1968)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Yugoslavia, France
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A bizarre and tragic love story involving swineherd, village fool, teacher and an agricultural pilot. The story unfolds in a remote village in the communist ruled Yugoslavia at the down of Soviet occupation of Czechoslovakia in 1968.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: village, vengeance, alcohol abuse, society, clergy, love and romance, life is a bitch, family relations, village life, mentally challenged, couples, small town life ...
Time: 60s
Place: former yugoslavia, yugoslavia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Alone Yet Not Alone (2013)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Fleeing religious persecution in Germany, the Leininger family seeks a new start in uncharted country - America. It is the mid-1700s and British and French forces are struggling for control over the abundant resources of this new territory. Carving ...
Style: serious, stylized, emotional, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: captivity, native american white relationships, immigrants, confined, siblings relations, family relations, danger, family problems, political unrest, americana, society, religious ...
Time: 18th century
Place: ohio, usa, america, delaware, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Francis of Assisi (1961)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: The story of a lusty, fighting young adventurer who exchanged his sword for a cross
Style: captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: singing, monk, saint, cross, church, clergy, society, showbiz, artists and showbiz, heroic mission, friends, hopes ...
Time: middle ages
Place: italy, israel, jerusalem
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 7.3
 12K
El Cid (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: war, knight, treason, convent, siege, tragic hero, betrayal, adventure, vengeance, on the run, dishonesty, political unrest ...
Time: middle ages
Place: spain, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Spain, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: knight, battles, king, warrior, siege, war, military, christianity, army, muslim, self sacrifice, adventure ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: holy land, middle east, england, israel, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Viceroy's House (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, India, Sweden
Duration: 106 min.
Story: In 1947, Lord Mountbatten assumes the post of last Viceroy, charged with handing India back to its people, living upstairs at the house which was the home of British rulers, whilst 500 Hindu, Muslim and Sikh servants lived downstairs.
Style: epic
Plot: independence, blindness, illness, refugee, destiny, religion, depression, calendar, child, hindi, falling to the ground, asking for forgiveness ...
Time: year 1945, year 1947
Place: india, delhi, pakistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.5
 99K
Pompeii (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In 79 A.D., Milo, a slave turned gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a ...
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: roman empire, slavery, forces of nature, save the lady, adventure, danger, natural disaster, race against time, ruler, forbidden love, chaos, volcanic eruption ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 70s
Place: italy, dungeon, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.2
 38K
Ironclad (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Switzerland, USA, Germany
Duration: 121 min.
Story: In the year 1215, the rebel barons of England have forced their despised King John to put his royal seal on the Magna Carta, a seminal document that upheld the rights of free men. Yet within months of pledging himself to the great charter, the King ...
Style: captivating, exciting, rough, serious, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: knight, mercenary, king, castle, battles, adventure, rivalry, danger, battlefield, warrior, brutality, siege ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 72K
The Duchess (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy, France, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of 18th century aristocrat Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, who was reviled for her extravagant political and personal life.
Style: emotional, sexy, dramatic, touching, realistic ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: love triangle, infidelity, love affair, aristocracy, high society, mistress, adultery, love and romance, marriage, family problems, destiny, lovers ...
Time: 18th century, 1780s, 1770s, 19th century, 1930s
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the ...
Style: stylized, captivating, sexual, sexy, factual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: queen, love triangle, royal court, royal family, intrigue, king, seduction, mistress, jealousy, siblings relations, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 26K
Cleopatra (1963)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 192 min.
Story: Historical epic. The triumphs and tragedy of the Egyptian queen, Cleopatra.The winner of four Oscars, this epic saga of love, greed and betrayal stars Elizabeth Taylor as the passionate and ambitious Egyptian queen who's determined to hold on ...
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: femme fatale, roman empire, betrayal, assassination, ancient rome, cleopatra, julius caesar, tombs and skeletons, ruler, romance, fall in love, love affair ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1930s, 18th century
Place: egypt, middle east, africa, italy, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.6
 14K
Luther (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the early 16th Century idealistic German monk Martin Luther, disgusted by the materialism in the church, begins the dialogue that will lead to the Protestant Reformation.
Style: serious, sincere, emotional, atmospheric, touching ...
Plot: politics, catholicism, clergy, sin, bribery, hypocrisy, church, theology, idealism, german, rebellion, human spirit ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s, 1930s
Place: germany, europe, rome italy, england, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Marketa Lazarov? (1967)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Mikolás and his brother Adam rob travelers for their tyrannical father Kozlík. During one of their "jobs" they end up with a young German hostage whose father escapes to return news of the kidnapping and robbery to the King. Kozlik ...
Style: gloomy, serious, atmospheric, epic, realistic ...
Plot: kidnapping, vengeance, religions or cults, rapist, danger, woman in danger, rivalry, crimes, romance, adventure, brother sister incest, lord ...
Time: middle ages
Place: czech republic
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Valley of the Bees (1968)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Ondrej, a young boy who loves bees and bats, is introduced to his new mother, a woman much younger than his father. Her brings her a bowl of flower petals which she starts to throw in the air and then gives out a shriek, as she discovers several ...
Style: epic, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: society, heroes, couples, religions or cults, cause and meaning, family in crisis, romance, parents and children, friends, state affairs, love and romance, family relations ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 4.6
 4K
Viking (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The early Middle Ages. A time of heavy swords and dark blood law. The ruling clan is in discord. The guilt for the accidental death of the brother has fallen on the Grand Duke. According to the law, revenge must be taken by the younger brother, a ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, factual, based on true events
Plot: revenge, viking, christian, sex scene, pagan, russian history, betrayal, cold weather, fratricide, dysfunctional family, murder, death ...
Time: middle ages
Place: russia, ukraine
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.7
 78K
The New World (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, touching, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: chief, princess, culture clash, captain, adventurer, new world, power of love, native americans, wilderness, romance, colonialism, danger ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: virginia, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.2
 6K
Lady Jane (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 136 min.
Story: The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son Edward, is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a scheming minister John Dudley marries off his son, Guildford to ...
Style: realistic, captivating, stylized, atmospheric, emotional ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: political intrigue, corporal punishment, betrayal, romance, politics, tragic hero, royal family, head of state, rally, dishonesty, heroes, political unrest ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 18th century, 19th century, 1930s
Place: england, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%