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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: violence, male female relationship, sword, sword fight, female protagonist, female warrior, honor, war hero, war veteran, general, opera, suit of armor, female soldier, combat, helmet, war violence, sword and sandal, chinese opera

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, epic and exciting films with plots about battles, violence, battle, war violence, sword, combat and sword fight mostly in Drama, War and Romance genres. Some movies like Lady General Hua Mulan: Mulan: Rise of a Warrior (2009), Battle for Sevastopol (2015), Fury of Achilles (1962), The Trojan Horse (1961), Sharpe: The Legend (1997). 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: exciting, serious, stylized, epic, realistic
Plot: female warrior, cross dressing, tough girl, female fighter, military life, female soldier, heroic mission, military, adventure, escapades, gender, soldier ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient china, china, asia
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Battle for Sevastopol (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, 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, based on true events, realistic, tense ...
Plot: female protagonist, female soldier, sniper, woman, world war two, fascist, battlefield, wartime, strong female lead, great patriotic war, soldier, weapons ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century
Place: soviet union, ussr, ukraine, united states, russia ...
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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: legend, suicide, god, battles, slave girl, combat, sword fight, shot with a bow and arrow, seaside, bare chested male fighting, chariot, impostor ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: peplum, greek, greek mythology, battle, heroes, battles, shot with a bow and arrow, chariot, male female relationship, war violence, war hero, shield ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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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, flintlock pistol, french accent, adventure hero, british, french, flintlock rifle, legendary hero, fictional biography, english, army, battle ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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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, suspenseful, suspense, rough
Plot: male friendship, friendship between men, world war one, boys' school, coming of age, young soldier, male protagonist, teenage boy, soldier, group of friends, treasure, friendship between boys ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 90s, year 1971, year 1987 ...
Place: oxford university, england
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29%
Caesar the Conqueror (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 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: based on true events, epic
Plot: sword fight, horse riding, shot with a bow and arrow, empire, bare chested male fighting, chariot, archery, spit in face, beefcake martial arts, rebellion, ancient rome, dictator ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.0
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Perceval (1978)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The film chronicles Perceval's knighthood, maturation and eventual peerage amongst the Knights of the Round Table, and also contains brief episodes from the story of Gawain and the crucifixion of Christ.
Style: stylized, sincere, realistic, serious, contemplative ...
Plot: king arthur, battles, sword fight, knight, wooing, curses spells and rituals, heroic mission, heroes, obsessive quest, escapades, rescue, folk hero ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: knight, tragic hero, convent, battles, treason, siege, betrayal, adventure, assassination, dishonesty, war, heroes ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
Place: spain, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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, dune, camp, slave, ambush, bow and arrow, spear, desert, caravan, ancient egypt, chariot, beach ...
Time: 1st century b.c., ancient times
Place: rome italy
⇓ 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, u.s. civil war, horse, musket, battle, death of friend, faith, prayer, violence, hand to hand combat, main character shot, american flag ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.5
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Henry V (1989)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, captivating, rough ...
Plot: medieval, battles, war, king of england, honor, politics, king, royal family, mistress, state affairs, military, love and romance ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: france, europe, england, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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, ...
Plot: live performance, opera, conquering, napoleon bonaparte, napoleonic wars
Time: 19th century
Place: 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: truck, bare breasts, steel helmet, soldier, nazi, war violence, sex in bed, village, battle, gunfight, bouquet, behind enemy lines ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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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, disturbing, rough, based on true events, exciting
Plot: world war two, best friends, female protagonist, tragedy, teenage girl, nazi germany, jewish girl, concentration camp, dancehall girl, female singer, entertainer, holocaust ...
Time: year 1941
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, epic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 9th century
Place: hong kong, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
My Dream Boat (1967)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The film tells a complicated love story. Carmen with Ke, Xiang Yi and Jiyuan. They start as a friend, but somehow a love triangle occur, and the outcome is very tragic.
Plot: love triangle, gambling debt, friendship, jealousy, tragedy, passion, classmate, coming of age, family relations
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Man Who Cried (2000)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young refugee travels from Russia to America in search of her lost father and falls in love with a gypsy horseman.
Style: touching, serious, realistic, lyrical, intense ...
Plot: anti semitism, family relations, adoption, culture clash, love and romance, fall in love, gypsy, world war two, society, lifestyle, parents and children, ethnic ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century, 1920s
Place: russia, england, france, paris france, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Farewell My Concubine (1993)
Genre: Drama, Music, Romance
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 171 min.
Story: Abandoned by his prostitute mother in 1920, Douzi was raised by a theater troupe. There he meets Shitou and over the following years the two develop an act entitled, "Farewell My Concubine," that brings them fame and fortune. When Shitou ...
Style: stylized, emotional, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
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Time: 1920s, 1930s, 1940s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: china, beijing china, asia, japan, taiwan ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Patton (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 172 min.
Story: "Patton" tells the tale of General George S. Patton, famous tank commander of World War II. The film begins with patton's career in North Africa and progresses through the invasion of Germany and the fall of the Third Reich. Side ...
Style: epic, realistic, rough, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: world war two, general, military, military hospital, heroes, destiny, steel helmet, tank, dead soldier, military life, war, sacrifice ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1942, year 1944 ...
Place: africa, europe, italy, normandy, malta ...
⇓ 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, sino japanese war, female director, divorced divorcee, male female relationship, hotel
Place: hong kong, china
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.1
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Megan Leavey (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The true story of Marine Corporal Megan Leavey, who forms a powerful bond with an aggressive combat dog, Rex. While deployed in Iraq, the two complete more than 100 missions and save countless lives, until an IED explosion puts their faithfulness to ...
Style: disturbing, touching, suspenseful
Plot: female soldier, strong female lead, u.s. marine, dog, human animal relationship, iraq war, u.s. military, boot camp, endurance, animals, iraq war veteran, animal ...
Time: 21st century, 2000s
Place: iraq, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
Madam White Snake (1962)
Genre: Music, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Hong Kong
Duration: 95 min.
Story: This Classic Seductive tale of two snakes who assume human forms will send chills of pleasure down viewers' backs. The Lovely Linda Lin Dai (Les Belles, The Kingdom And The Beauty) and margaret Tu Chuan (The Dream of The Red Chamber) play the ...
Plot: snake woman, legend, monk, pregnancy, snake, festival, pharmacist, opera, martial arts, wine, doctor
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22%
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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, saga, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: roman empire, cleopatra, femme fatale, betrayal, assassination, ancient rome, ancient egypt, ruler, romance, rise and fall, unfulfillment, dishonesty ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history, 1st century b.c., 1930s, 18th century
Place: egypt, alexandria egypt, africa, middle east, greece ...
⇓ 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, atmospheric, suspenseful, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1930s, 1940s, 50s, 30s, 40s ...
Place: china, japan, asia, hong kong, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.2
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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, rough, surprise ending
Plot: king, british history, king of england, father son relationship, mentor protege relationship, kingdom, warrior, war, death of father, boy, prince, aristocrat ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: england, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 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: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: military, heroes, battles, rebellion, heroic mission, military life, against the odds, rebelliousness, state affairs, battlefield, revolution, danger ...
Place: usa, delaware, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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: serious, realistic, rough, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, prison, soldier, military, american, paratrooper, war, confined, chaos and mayhem, battle zone, escape, heroes ...
Place: germany, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 6.8
 6K
Farinelli (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Music
Country: France, Italy, Belgium, UK
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Farinelli is a 1994 biopic film about the life and career of Italian opera singer Farinelli, considered one of the greatest castrato singers of all time.
Style: realistic, touching, heartbreaking, factual, emotional ...
Plot: opera, opera singer, music, brother brother relationship, eunuch, siblings relations, art, life philosophy, destiny, culture clash, nudity (full frontal - brief), romance ...
Time: 18th century
Place: europe, london, italy, madrid, napoli italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
 7.4
 20K
A Hidden Life (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany
Duration: 174 min.
Story: The Austrian Franz Jägerstätter, a conscientious objector, refuses to fight for the Nazis in World War II and is executed by them in 1943. Opening at Jägerstätter’s home in Austria’s countryside, the film follows Franz and his wife, Fani, ...
Style: psychological, thought provoking, disturbing, captivating, romantic ...
Plot: clergy, world war two, courtroom, love, treason, arrest, husband wife relationship, lawyer, court, beating, prisoner, torture ...
Time: 1940s, year 1939, year 1943, year 1942, year 1941
Place: austria, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%