Movies like Samson Against the Sheik

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Samson Against the Sheik (1962)
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Samson Against the Sheik (1962)
Original name: Maciste contro lo sceicco
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adventure movie directed by Domenico Paolella.
Plot: chess, nun, bondage, sword fight, lion, evil man, whip, dungeon, drugged drink, chain, peplum, net, coconut, interrupted hanging

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, serious and realistic films with plots about sword fight, peplum, dungeon, sword and sandal, sword, battles and battle mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Samson Against the Sheik: The Seven Tasks of Ali Baba (1962), Goliath Against the Giants (1961), Seven Slaves Against the World (1964), Hero of Babylon (1963), Challenge of the Gladiator (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Seven Tasks of Ali Baba (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wizard summons Ali Baba to transport a sacred crown to a nearby country. An evil ruler has taken over the land, and the crown is needed to free the people from his influence.
Plot: peplum, torture, sword fight, secret passage, public execution, whip, gong, net, horse riding, secret passageway, dance number, dungeon ...
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Goliath Against the Giants (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Muscleman fights sea monsters and Amazon warriors, then returns home to find a race of giants living in a valley, into which fellow countrymen are being thrown as punishment for opposing a usurper king and his consort.
Plot: usurper, sword and sandal, superhero, evil man, sword fight, battle, gladiator, torture chamber, whip, sea monster, dungeon, peplum ...
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Seven Slaves Against the World (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tribune Marcus Aulus, out of favor in Rome because of his alleged sympathy for Christians, arrives to take charge of an aqueduct project on the hot, arid fringes of the Empire. Centurion Gaius, cruel and corrupt, resents being replaced by Marcus. He ...
Plot: peplum, waterfall, thirst, beefcake, ancient rome, midget, dungeon, gladiator, torture, arena, fight in water, camp ...
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Hero of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The rightful heir to the throne of Babylon leads a slave revolt against an evil ruler.
Plot: sword and sandal, battle, greco roman wrestling, hercules, tyranny, human sacrifice, kiss, arrow in back, wrestling match, peplum, tent, slave ...
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Challenge of the Gladiator (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: roman empire, prison escape, christianity, battle, hit in the face, net, whip, brawl, tug of war, hands tied, bondage, chains ...
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57%
Ursus in the Valley of the Lions (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Bodybuilder Ed Fury stars as the legendary Ursus in this above-average sword-and-sandal adventure from veteran director Carlo Campogalliani. The plot concerns Ursus' attempts to rescue his kidnapped fiancee, aided by a pretty blind slave girl. ...
Plot: sword and sandal, slave trader, dungeon, elephant, baby, bow and arrow, king, strongman, sword, lion, hyena, net ...
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Three Giants of the Roman Empire (1971)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tullius Valerius -- a Proconsul of Rome, circa 310 A.D. -- fears that a provincial governor named Gaius Appius Quintillianus has been secretly working with those Germanic barbarians seeking to end Roman rule. Valerius elevates Marcus, a gladiator ...
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, urination, treason, punched in the stomach, arrow in back, sword fight, arena, beefcake, brawl, tavern, fistfight ...
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56%
The Fury of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a tyrannical kingdom there is an evil ruler and a queen who lusts after Hercules who is attracted to a handmaiden. A rebellion overthrows the ruler.
Plot: sword and sandal, wall, lion, strangulation, childhood friend, dance, queen, folk hero, martial arts, muscleman, torch, secret passage ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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48%
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The Invincible Masked Rider (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 17th century Spain, the evil, corrupt Don Luis intends to marry his ward, Carmencita, to his stepson, Don Diego. A peasant revolt, fueled by a plague, complicates matters, as does the arrival of a Masked Avenger.
Plot: dance number, banquet, masked hero, sword fight, doctor, arranged marriage, costume party, dungeon, swashbuckler, castle, torture
Time: 1600s, 17th century
Place: spain
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48%
Samson Against the Pirates (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A terrible pirate terrorizes the Antilles plundering ships, slaughtering their crews and selling women as slaves. One of the women asks Sansone for help.
Plot: sword fight, ship, mixed martial arts, evil man, bow and arrow, beating, slave auction, wrestling, martial arts, acrobat, fistfight, adventurer ...
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46%
Samson vs. the Giant King (1964)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The czar Nicolas sends a secret mission of experts to find a hidden treasure, while at the same time preparing a group of mercenaries to kill the experts after their return.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, russian empire, treasure, dance number, secret passageway, water thrown in face, evil man, sarcophagus, sword fight, carrier pigeon, cave, archaeologist ...
Place: russia
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44%
Adventurer of Tortuga (1965)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In the New World, a rugged pirate leader and a corrupt governor vie for the affections of a beautiful Indian heiress.
Plot: nobility, governor, love, fake identity, native american tribe, innkeeper, tavern, pirate, castle, soldier, tournament, sword fight ...
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Hercules Against the Sons of the Sun (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hercules, after sailing global waters is eventually shipwrecked in South America. After losing his Greek shipmates, Hercules is enlisted to overthrow a tyrannical king int he land of the Incas. Featuring scenic views of the mountains of the Andes.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, human sacrifice, arrow in back, secret passage, loincloth, greek, princess, shipwreck, sorceress, siege, hercules, boulder ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hercules Against Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hercules comes from Greece to Ravenna, Italy, because a friend from childhood days has sent for him: Hercules should help the Roman Emperor who is in danger because of an intrigue lead by the leader of the pretorian guards.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, warrior, hand to hand combat, sword fight, ancient rome, hercules, sword, violence, soldier, muscleman, folk hero ...
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Ursus (1961)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ursus returns from war to find his fiancée, Attea, has been kidnapped by a mysterious sect which sacrifices virgins to its patron goddess. Ursus faces much treachery and is forced to display much courage and strength as he and the blind girl ...
Style: exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: virgin sacrifice, peplum, adventure, imaginary, escapades, religions or cults, woman in danger, heroic mission, rescue, master warrior, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Hercules Against the Mongols (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though Genghis Khan eventually sought peace with the West, his death in 1227 AD puts into power his three war-like sons: Sayan, Susdal, and Kin Khan. These sons quickly overrun the city of Tuleda and take prisoner Princess Bianca, though young ...
Plot: hercules, sword and sandal, peplum, village, raid, army, tied up, violence, soldier, slave, swordsman, kidnapping ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
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40%
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Karamurat (1976)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Turkey, Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An adventure movie directed by Ernst Hofbauer and Natuk Baytan.
Plot: torture, kung fu, martial arts, turkish, branding, dungeon
Time: 15th century
Place: ottoman empire
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Damon and Pythias (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Damon is a thief who begins to question his beliefs after he meets Pythias, a liberal Athenian who believes all men are brothers.
Plot: tyrant, friends, bow and arrow, falling into water, sword, friendship, friend, philosophy, homosexual subtext, sword fight, horse riding, cave ...
Place: ancient greece, sicily, athens greece, greece
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Revenge of the Gladiators (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 454 A.D. barbarians led by the Vandal king, Genseri, besiege Rome which is ruled by the ineffectual Valentinian III and his wife, Calpurnia. The Roman general Ezio manages to temporarily halt the Vandals' advance. Now arriving on the scene ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: battles, intrigue, escapades, corrupted ruler, rivalry, soldier, state affairs, wedding, adventure, dishonesty, leadership, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 5th century
Place: rome italy
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Musketeers of the Sea (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Italian adventure movie directed by Steno.
Plot: musketeer, swashbuckler, identical twins, sailing ship, pirate, dungeon, abduction, bound and gagged, sailboat, mistress, exile, torture
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Knives of the Avenger (1966)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A mysterious knife-throwing viking warrior protects a young peasant woman and her young son from the clutches of a evil regent bent on claiming the title of king and the woman for himself.
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, beach, knife throwing, vikings, in the woods, adventure, escapades, heroes, crimes, danger, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: 60s, 8th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Messalina vs. the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While fighting in Britain, Roman forces commanded by Caligula capture the noble warrior, Glaucus. Seeing in him gladiator material, Caligula takes Glaucus back to Rome along with other hostages including Glaucus's girlfriend, Ena. A man seeking ...
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, gladiator, poison, fistfight, duel, disarming someone, one man army, ambush, battlefield, warrior, sword fight ...
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Tiger of the Seven Seas (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tigre is the skipper of the Santa Maria, a pirate-ship, but he feels tired and decides to leave the command of the ship. Unfortunately he has only a daughter, Consuelo. So he will leave the command and the ship to the winner of a challenge among his ...
Plot: noblewoman, pirate captain, mute, tavern, castle, sailing, pirate, governor, revenge, female protagonist, treason, love ...
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33%
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The Shark Hunter (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Mexico, Spain, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crusty recluse on a Caribbean island who is dedicated to destroying sharks gets involved in a hunt for buried treasure.
Plot: island, shark, evil man, car chase, violence, explosion, martial arts, creature feature, gunfight
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Taur the Mighty (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warlike men of Kixos murder the king of Surupak and abduct his two daughters, Jia and Tuja. Jia's bridegroom Syros asks the mighty warrior Taurus for assistance. Taurus faithful companion Ubaratuta will give Taurus a hand to defeat the ...
Plot: king, sister, murder, warrior, sword and sandal, beefcake martial arts, daughter, greco roman wrestling, sword fight, violence, wrestling, spear ...
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Samson and the Slave Queen (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The king of Nogara dies, leaving behind a will naming one of his nieces as his successor. Will it be blonde and virtuous Isabella or evil, dark-haired Malva? Each woman relies on a hero to locate the will. Malva hires the bare-chested strongman ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: crocodile, cousin cousin relationship, drugged drink, spear, mask, royalty, trapdoor, superhero, sword fight, arrow in chest, exploitation, peplum ...
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32%
The Secret Mark of D'Artagnan (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: D' Artagnan and Porthos received the order of Richelieu, which protrudes as a powerful figure of the French church, a plot against the King of France Louis XIII. uncover. Disguised as a monk enters D' Artagnan the Church, in which the ...
Plot: adventure hero, sword duel, sword, warrior, catholic, swordsman, cardinal the priest, king, combat, heroes, security guard, palace ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
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Storia di arcieri, pugni e occhi neri (1976)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Robin Hood fights the evil Sheriff of Nothingham. Friar Tuck brings his friend Moi Kato, a Kung Fu master. Medival movie meets Italo Eastern.
Plot: forest, knight, swashbuckler, archery, warrior, archer, stick fight, sword, knife, outlaw, sword duel, sword fight ...
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The Swordsmen in Double Flag Town (1991)
Genre: Adventure
Country: China
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Honoring his father's dying words, a young man comes to the dusty desert village of Double Flag Town to claim his bride. Everyone looks down upon him because he looks inept and ignorant. When he kills a man who is attempting to rape his bride, ...
Plot: martial arts, bandit, sword fight, rape, revenge, teenager, attempted rape, sword, desert, rape and revenge, showdown
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Africa Express (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: John Baxter (Giuliano Gemma) is a freewheeling trader of goods in Africa with a pet chimpanzee and one dream: to save enough money to buy a gas station in Detroit. Ursula Andress is Madeleine Cooper, the lady of mystery he runs into as she flees ...
Plot: bound and gagged, traitor, boat, statue, train, jungle, schoolboy, secret agents, big game hunter, impersonation, on the run, gas station ...
Time: 70s
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