Movies and TV shows like Sadat

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Sadat (1983)
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Sadat (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
TV show
Story: The dramatization of the life of Egyptian leader Muhammad Anwar al-Sadat, from his early years as a young officer fighting the British to his assassination in 1981.
Plot: politics, car, religion, violence, assassin, military, desert, tough guy, warrior, islam, soldier, battles, president, muslim, tragedy, historical figure, death of protagonist, egyptian, war hero, war veteran, shooting, murder, sahara, sand, general ...
Place: egypt

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Most similar movies to Sadat

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and exciting films and TV series with plots about battles, politics, combat, violence, battle, battlefield and heroes mostly in Drama, History and War genres. Some movies like Sadat: Caesar (2002), George Washington (1984), Ike: The War Years (1979), Gods and Generals (2003), The Blue and the Gray (1982). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Caesar (2002)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands, Italy, Germany, USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Twenty year-old Julius Caesar flees Rome for his life during the reign of Sulla but through skill and ambition rises four decades later to become Rome's supreme dictator.
Style: captivating, epic, stylized, serious, realistic
Plot: roman empire, julius caesar, politics, dictatorship, tragic hero, ambition, war hero, rivalry, rise and fall, head of state, emperor, treason ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 1st century b.c.
Place: egypt, africa, middle east, europe, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
George Washington (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 480 min.
TV show
Story: The early life and career of the American General and President through his participation in the Revolutionary War.
Plot: american revolution, american civil war, tough guy, flintlock pistol, warrior, sword, battle, ship, native american attack, flintlock rifle, american indian, war hero ...
Time: 18th century
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79%
Ike: The War Years (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 291 min.
TV show
Story: Ike is a 1979 television miniseries about the life of Dwight D. Eisenhower. The screenplay by Melville Shavelson was based on Kay Summersby's 1948 memoir Eisenhower Was My Boss and her 1975 autobiography, Past Forgetting: My Love Affair. ...
Style: saga, realistic, serious, sincere, exciting
Plot: world war two, politics, state affairs, heroes, soldier, life is a bitch, against humanity, head of state, military, d day, americana, wartime life ...
Place: europe, kansas, london, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Gods and Generals (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 219 min.
Story: The film centers mostly around the personal and professional life of Thomas "Stonewall" Jackson, a brilliant if eccentric Confederate general, from the outbreak of the American Civil War until its halfway point when Jackson is killed ...
Style: epic, serious, sincere, rough, intense ...
Plot: american civil war, battles, confederate soldier, confederate army, military, war hero, military life, social relations, rivalry, couple relations, small town, college ...
Time: contemporary, 1860s, 19th century
Place: west virginia, maine, virginia, usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Blue and the Gray (1982)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 296 min.
TV show
Story: This movie is also in existance as a 3 part miniseries. America just before and during the Civil War, as seen through the eyes of an artist correspondent. The plot revolves around the families of two sisters; Maggie Geyser and Evelyn Hale. The ...
Style: realistic, serious, disturbing, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, battles, family life, working class, military, society, rebellion, showdown, standoff, brother brother relationship, slavery, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (1994)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 273 min.
TV show
Story: Civil War has just finished, but things in the country aren't much better, especially in the South. The final installment in John Jakes trilogy of the Civil War. It focuses on the Reconstruction period and the continuing saga of the Hazards ...
Style: realistic, serious, saga, family saga
Plot: american civil war, friendship, military life, old west, vengeance, love triangle, obsession, society, rivalry, war hero, flintlock rifle, final battle ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Day Lincoln Was Shot (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A dramatization of the assassination of Abraham Lincoln. Based on the book by Jim Bishop.
Plot: historic figure, escape, murder, knife, flintlock pistol, tragic villain, main character dies, actor, violence, musket, assassin, death ...
Place: washington d.c.
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49%
The Plot to Kill Hitler (1990)
Genre: Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A historical recreation of the 1944 attempt by several German High Command Officers to assassinate Adolf Hitler and take control of the German government.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: heroes, conspiracy, battles, world war two, leadership, society, war, distopia, political unrest, wartime life, battle zone, assassination attempt ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic
Plot: assassination, betrayal, tragic hero, heroes, right hand man, roman empire, political unrest, political intrigue, downfall, rise and fall, intrigue, head of state ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, tense, gloomy ...
Plot: military, heroes, battles, heroic mission, military life, against the odds, rebellion, rebelliousness, state affairs, danger, war, revolution ...
Place: usa, delaware, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Lincoln (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 188 min.
TV show
Story: After arriving in Washington in 1861 after his election, Abraham Lincoln struggles with personal and political problems during his Presidency. Originally titled "Lincoln", the name of this miniseries was changed to "Gore Vidal's ...
Style: talky, captivating, emotional, clever, serious ...
Plot: politics, assassination, american civil war, state affairs, ambition, rise to the top, hopes, head of state, society, idealism, couple relations, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Backstairs at the White House (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 540 min.
TV show
Story: Behind the scenes at the White House during eight administrations, as told by the people who work there.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: politics, white house, interracial relations, workplace situations, state affairs, society, head of state, hopes, master and servant, human spirit, power relations, campaign ...
Time: 1930s, 1920s, 1940s, 40s, 20s ...
Place: usa, washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Custer of the West (1967)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Biopic of General George Armstrong Custer from his rise to prominence in the Civil War through to his "last stand" at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, tragic ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american attack, soldier, tragic hero, military, heroes, american civil war, battles, congress, rivalry, leadership, war, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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April Morning (1988)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A teenager grows up during the onset of the American revolution.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, uplifting, captivating ...
Plot: military, coming of age, battles, revolution, state affairs, heroes, battle zone, americana, wooing, politics, hopes, youth ...
Place: usa, massachusetts
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Napoleon (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Canada, USA, UK, Hungary, Spain, Czech Republic
Duration: 357 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 1816, and NAPOLEON, held prisoner by the British on the island of St. Helena, is telling the young English girl BETSY his life story.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, epic ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, napoleonic wars, rise and fall, napoleon, conquering, battles, ambition, leadership, rise to the top, society, state affairs, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1790s, 1810s, 1800s
Place: france, europe, prussia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Nasser 56 (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Egypt
Duration: 142 min.
Story: Nasser 56 is a 1996 Egyptian historical film directed by Mohamed Fadel, starring Ahmed Zaki. The film focuses on the nationalization of the Suez Canal by Egypt's second President, Gamal Abdel Nasser, and the subsequent invasion of Egypt by ...
Style: political
Plot: politics, president, smoking, children, husband wife relationship, army, dam, military, arab israeli conflict, mob, war
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: egypt, britain, yugoslavia, india, soviet union ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Long Road Home (2017)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Relive a heroic fight for survival during the Iraq War, when the 1st Cavalry Division from Fort Hood was ferociously ambushed on April 4, 2004, in Sadr City, Baghdad — a day that came to be known in military annals as “Black Sunday.”
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: iraq war, soldier, dead soldier, danger, army, courage, wartime life, military, last stand, military life, killed in action, war ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Blackbeard (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: In the Golden Age of Piracy, at the dawn of the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation has become legend. Now, for the ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, heroes, adventurer, daring rescue, rescue, adventure, rebelliousness, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Sandburg's Lincoln (1974)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
TV show
Story: A miniseries about President Abraham Lincoln.
Plot: usa history, civil war, president, u.s. civil war, husband wife relationship, american civil war, politician, u.s. president, trial, government, politics, american history ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Band of Brothers (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 594 min.
TV show
Story: Drawn from interviews with survivors of Easy Company, as well as their journals and letters, Band of Brothers chronicles the experiences of these men from paratrooper training in Georgia through the end of the war. As an elite rifle company ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, tense, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, war, military life, military, world war two, battles, sniper, combat, paratrooper, patriotism, friendship, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, france, netherlands, belgium ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Shaka Zulu (1986)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, South Africa, West Germany, Australia, USA
Duration: 300 min.
TV show
Story: Framed around Queen Victoria's decision on England's political stance towards the Zulu Nation, this mini-series details King Shaka's rise and fall with mythic detail. Prophecy is mixed with recorded fact regarding Shaka's birth, ...
Style: epic, captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: tribe, rise and fall, camp, chief, imperialism, head of state, leadership, society, ambition, military, settlement, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1910s, 1700s
Place: africa, south africa, cape town south africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Hitler: The Rise of Evil (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 179 min.
TV show
Story: A unique slant, profiling the life of Adolf Hitler as a child and his rise through the ranks of the National German Workers' Party prior to World War II.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, disturbing, factual ...
Plot: hitler, fascism, against humanity, racism, dictatorship, historical character, nazism, society, world war two, rise to the top, life is a bitch, politics ...
Time: 1920s, 1930s, 20th century, 20s, 30s ...
Place: germany, europe, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Kennedy (1983)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 282 min.
TV show
Story: Biography of the 1961-1963 presidency of John F. Kennedy
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: civil rights, election, white house, vietnam war, politics, assassination, kennedy family, rise to the top, state affairs, head of state, government agency, americana ...
Time: 60s, 1960s
Place: washington d.c., usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 8.0
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Gandhi (1982)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, India
Duration: 191 min.
Story: In the early years of the 20th century, Mohandas K. Gandhi, a British-trained lawyer, forsakes all worldly possessions to take up the cause of Indian independence. Faced with armed resistance from the British government, Gandhi adopts a policy of ...
Style: realistic, emotional, uplifting, serious, factual ...
Plot: human spirit, leadership, freedom, idealism, protest, muslim, religious intolerance, political unrest, fighting the system, politics, state affairs, life philosophy ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s ...
Place: india, england, new delhi, europe, asia ...
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37%
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Solomon (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Czech Republic, Spain, USA, Netherlands, UK
Duration: 166 min.
TV show
Story: David, now an old man, is still king of Israel. Among his sons, the ambitious Adonijah and the clever Solomon. The two young men are fierce rivals, since both are prospective heirs to the throne and only one can be successful.
Style: biblical, realistic, serious, sincere, epic ...
Plot: battles, heroes, fall in love, royal family, political unrest, healing power, religions or cults, couple relations, legends and myths, rise to the top, society, rivalry ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land, israel
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 8.3
 955K
Braveheart (1995)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: Enraged at the slaughter of Murron, his new bride and childhood love, Scottish warrior William Wallace slays a platoon of the local English lord's soldiers. This leads the village to revolt and, eventually, the entire country to rise up against ...
Style: epic, breathtaking, rough, exciting, bloody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, freedom, warrior, tragic hero, war, courage, heroes, leadership, folk hero, vengeance, idealism, love story ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 14th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, england, europe, edinburgh scotland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.7
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Attila (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 177 min.
TV show
Story: A romanced story of Attila the Hun, since his childhood, when he lost his parents until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves ...
Style: exciting, captivating, epic, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, battles, barbarian, sword and sandal, death, king, battlefield, village, heroic mission, leadership, heroes, adventure ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: rome italy, europe, constantinople
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
A Man Named Benito (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Germany, Spain, Czech Republic
Duration: 114 min.
TV show
Story: Originally airing on Italian television, this riveting biodrama stars Antonio Banderas as Benito Mussolini. After rapidly ascending the ranks of the Socialist Party, he created a Fascist state in 1920s Italy through his use of propaganda and ...
Plot: atheist, tyrant, male female relationship, atheism, rise and fall, dictator, anti heroes, kiss, villain played by lead actor, female full frontal nudity, female nudity, adultery ...
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.3
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The Pacific (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 530 min.
TV show
Story: A 10-part mini-series from the creators of "Band of Brothers" telling the intertwined stories of three Marines during America's battle with the Japanese in the Pacific during World War II.
Style: serious, suspenseful, disturbing, emotional, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, battles, war, military, battlefield, soldier, navy, squad, marines, battle zone, selflessness, behind enemy lines ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1945
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, okinawa, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.4
 2K
Rough Riders (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 184 min.
TV show
Story: In 1898 the US government decided to intervene on the side of the Cuban rebels in their struggle against Spanish rule. Assistant Navy Secretary Theodore Roosevelt decides to experience the war first hand by promoting and joining a volunteer cavalry ...
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american history, battles, soldier, military, heroic mission, political unrest, military life, civil war, state affairs, war, wartime life, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: cuba, latin america, new mexico, san antonio texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%