Movies like Lady General Hua Mulan

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Lady General Hua Mulan (1964)
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Lady General Hua Mulan (1964)
Original name: 花木蘭
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 106 min.
Story: About a woman who disguises herself as a man to take her father's place in the army.
Plot: female warrior, impostor, combat, violence, sword, sword fight, war hero, general, war veteran, male female relationship, honor, opera, female protagonist, female soldier, war violence, chinese opera, sword and sandal, helmet, suit of armor

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Most similar movies to Lady General Hua Mulan

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and epic films with plots about battles, violence, sword fight, combat, sword, war violence and heroes mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Lady General Hua Mulan: Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009), Fury of Achilles (1962), The Trojan Horse (1961), Sharpe: The Legend (1997), Die Rache der Wanderhure (2012). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: China, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When barbarian hordes threaten her homeland, the brave and cunning Mulan disguises herself as a male soldier to swell the ranks in her aging father's stead. The warrior's remarkable courage drives her through powerful battle scenes and ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, realistic, epic
Plot: female warrior, cross dressing, female soldier, female fighter, heroic mission, martial arts, tough girl, warrior, adventure, military, soldier, heroes ...
Place: ancient china, china, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Fury of Achilles (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the tenth year of the Trojan War, tensions between Achilles and Agamemnon divide the Greek camp while giving hope to the Trojans.
Style: homoerotic
Plot: antiquity, warrior, ancient, ancient world, slave girl, combat, sword fight, fistfight, seaside, battles, god, archer ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Trojan Horse (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Guerra di Troia (AKA: Trojan Horse) is a 1961 historical drama film set in the tenth and final year of the Trojan War. The film focuses primarily on the exploits of the Trojan hero Aeneas during this time. The film was directed by Giorgio Ferroni ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: greek mythology, mythology, greek, trojan horse, ancient world, antiquity, ancient, arson, bow and arrow, battlefield, sword fight, warrior ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Sharpe: The Legend (1997)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Several years after the battle of Waterloo, a former soldier from Shoreditch sits in a London inn reminiscing about the brave and determined officer who took him to hell and back. The narrator is Rifleman Cooper, and the officer whose fame he ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, french revolution, soldier, sniper, combat, british soldier, battles, heroes, legendary hero, fictional biography, pub, military officer ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Die Rache der Wanderhure (2012)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, Czech Republic
Duration: 120 min.
Story: The Grand Inquisitor Janus still obsessed with Marie. Her beauty and courage do not go unnoticed, but to her dismay, she finally reached a full life with her husband and daughter Trudi.
Style: disturbing, tense, captivating
Plot: medieval, king, sword fight, warrior, female warrior, uncover truth, battles, female protagonist, love, german history, horse riding, female nudity ...
Time: 15th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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El Cid (1961)
Genre: 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, sexy, harsh, compassionate ...
Plot: medieval, knight, sword fight, islam, spanish history, battles, betrayal, adventure, siege, catholic, violence, warrior ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
Place: spain, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Little Shepherd Of Kingdom Come (1961)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Director Andrew V. McLaglen's 1961 drama, based on John William Fox's novel, is the tale of a young man returning home after fighting in the Civil War. The cast includes Jimmie Rodgers, Luana Patten, Chill Wills, George Kennedy, Neil ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: civil war, american civil war, faith, horse, union soldier, fistfight, combat, battles, minister, soldier, belief in god, war violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Caesar the Conqueror (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In 54 B.C. Julius Caesar seeks to solidify his position in Rome by putting down a rebellion in Gaul led by a tribal chieftain named Vercingetorix. Vercingetorix has rallied many tribes to his cause, including one led by the beautiful Queen Asterix ...
Style: epic
Plot: warrior, ancient rome, roman, historical event, conspiracy, sword fight, civil war, bow and arrow, mixed martial arts, torture, brawl, battlefield ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Tolkien (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: England, early 20th century. The future writer and philologist John Ronald Reuel Tolkien (1892-1973) and three of his schoolmates create a strong bond between them as they share the same passion for literature and art, a true fellowship that ...
Style: bleak, suspense, suspenseful, rough, atmospheric ...
Plot: world war one, boys' school, trench warfare, friendship between men, soldier, teenage boy, male protagonist, friendship, treasure, coming of age, writers, young soldier ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1914, year 1916 ...
Place: england, oxford university
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Arn: The Kingdom at Road's End (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. ...
Style: serious, exciting, atmospheric, rough, realistic ...
Plot: medieval, state affairs, war, battlefield, homecoming, military, escapades, adventure, forbidden love, battle zone, heroic mission, leadership ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, holy land, eastern europe, sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.8
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The Slave (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The decurion Randus holds himself so well in the command of his troops, that Caesar promotes him to centurion. He is subsequently sent to Egypt, to keep Cesar informed on the actions and intentions of co-triumvir Marcus Licinius Crassus - a man too ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: ancient rome, fog, horse, beach, slavery, slave, bow and arrow, sword duel, evil man, caravan, ambush, sword fight ...
Time: ancient times, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, alexandria egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Taras Bulba (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control of the Steps to the Cossacks. After the battle, however, the Poles back out of their agreement and ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, exciting, touching ...
Plot: cossack, cavalry charge, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, ancient, horseman, world war two, ukrainian, heroes, battles, military, unfulfillment ...
Time: 16th century
Place: poland, ukraine, europe, kiev ukraine, russia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 7.0
 34K
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, visually appealing, stylized, sexy, scenic ...
Plot: ancient rome, ancient egypt, antiquity, queen, julius caesar, roman empire, ancient, cleopatra, femme fatale, desert, ancient history, sea battle ...
Time: 1930s, 1st century, 1st century b.c., 18th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Julius Caesar (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: All star cast heads up this 1970 remake of the William Shakespeare classic tale of the betrayal of the the Roman senate against their emperor, the plotting and scheming that led up to the assassination of the title charecter, and all of Romes' ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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.
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Perceval (1978)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Heroic Ones (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A Mogul king decides to take stealthy action to help overpower his greatest rivals. He chooses nine out thirteen of his loyal generals (who he treats as sons) to embark on the mission. However, jealously amongst them sparks a treacherous family feud ...
Style: serious, realistic, epic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Battle for Sevastopol (2015)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ukraine, Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The breakout of the war shatters the world of a young student, Lyudmila Pavlichenko, forcing her to enlist in the army in 1941. The maiden turns out to be a natural-born sniper, her impressive skill and prowess make her stand out among men and women ...
Style: dramatic, rough, realistic, suspense, serious ...
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Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: ussr, ukraine, usa, chicago illinois, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Heroes in Hell (1974)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: In World War II, guerrillas kidnap a German general.
Plot: world war two, german soldier, female nudity, flowers, sex, forest, violence, kidnapping, commando, gunfight, country, truck ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The King (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, Hungary, USA, Australia
Duration: 140 min.
Story: In 15th-century England, Prince Hal transforms from wayward wastrel to powerful king after he reluctantly inherits the throne and its many conflicts.
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspense, surprise ending, rough ...
Audience: date night
Plot: medieval, british history, king, father son relationship, kingdom, king of england, crown, sword and shield, combat, death of father, lie, battlefield ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Only the Brave (2006)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A searing portrait of war and prejudice, 'Only the Brave' takes you on a haunting journey into the hearts and minds of the forgotten heroes of WWII - the Japanese-American 100th/442nd.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspenseful, serious ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Warriors Five (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 84 min.
Story: World War II Italy...1943. After parachuting behind enemy lines on an espionage mission, an American soldier is imprisoned by the enemy. He escapes with four Italian prisoners, enlisting their aid in exploding a bridge.
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
What Price Survival (1994)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A duel between two master swordsmen for the hand of a beautiful young maiden leads to a 20-year-old grudge that proves deadly. One of the swordsmen’s, Pai Fukuo’s, son is kidnapped and raised by the rival swordsman, who tell him his real parents ...
Plot: martial arts, sword fight, kung fu, violence
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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War and Peace (1991)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 249 min.
Story: BBC production of 'Sergei Prokofiev (I)"s opera "War and Peace" performed by the Kirov Opera under the baton of Valery Gergiev in St. Petersburg, Russia. The love story of young Countess Natasha Rostova and Count Pierre Bezukhov, ...
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Time: 19th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Grandmaster (2013)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Ip Man's peaceful life in Foshan changes after Gong Yutian seeks an heir for his family in Southern China. Ip Man then meets Gong Er who challenges him for the sake of regaining her family's honor. After the Second Sino-Japanese War, Ip ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1930s, 1940s, 50s, 20th century, year 1937 ...
Place: china, japan, hong kong, tokyo, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Love in a Fallen City (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Taking place in 1941, Love in a Fallen City centers on Pai (Cora Miao), a young woman who has been ostracized by her family for divorcing her rich husband. A local match-maker, Mrs. Hsu (Helen Ma), takes pity on Pai and decides to bring her to Hong ...
Plot: playboy, divorce, hotel, male female relationship, sino japanese war, divorced divorcee, female director
Place: china, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 6.8
 353
Lea and Darija (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music, War
Country: Croatia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: It’s inspiring true story about two thirteen-year-old girls who were, on the eve of World War II, great dancing and acting stars in Zagreb. Selling out theatre venues, they were praised in the most superb headlines by the Croatian and European ...
Style: suspense, rough, disturbing, exciting
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Time: year 1941
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Horatio Hornblower 3 (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Hornblower is given a dangerous mission to deliver an emigre French nobleman to a secret rendezvous near Brest while coping with enemy agents in his own ranks.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, sea battle, british navy, military, espionage, war hero, rebellion, military life, sword fight, escapades, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, georgian era
Place: france, europe, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
Hornblower: Duty (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The Hornblower series is based on C.S. Forester's classic maritime adventures - the story of one young man's struggle to become a leader of men. Set against the back drop of the 18th century Anglo-French wars, the bloodiest time in British ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, rough, feel good ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
The von Trapp Family: A Life of Music (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Family, Music, Romance, War
Country: USA, Germany, Austria
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: tense, psychological, captivating, unusual plot structure, touching ...
Plot: family, husband wife relationship, father daughter relationship, world war two, family relations, sister sister relationship, teenage girl, brother brother relationship, marriage, father son relationship, male female relationship, love and romance ...
Time: year 1965, year 1938, year 1937
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⇓ similarity ⇓
19%