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The Vengeance of Ursus (1961)
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The Vengeance of Ursus (1961)
Original name: La vendetta di Ursus
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The evil King Zagro has designs on the beautiful Princess Sira. He wants to marry her so he can take over her kingdom and add it to his own. When Sira is kidnapped, Ursus leaves his farm to rescue her and to eventually lead a revolt against King Zagro.
Plot: peplum, strong man, rebellion, falsely accused, princess, bandit, army, king, camp, battles, swimming, wine, sword fight, super strength, traitor, fake marriage, mask, leopard, horse riding, rebel, murder, bow and arrow, astrologer, elephant, evil man ...

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Most similar movies to The Vengeance of Ursus

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, psychotronic and homoerotic films with plots about peplum, sword fight, sword and sandal, sword, spear, strongman and battles mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like The Vengeance of Ursus: Gladiator of Rome (1962), Caesar Against the Pirates (1962), Gladiators 7 (1962), Sansone contro il corsaro nero (1964), Hercules Against Rome (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Goliath battles for the freedom of the Babylonian people.
Style: psychotronic, homoerotic
Plot: gladiator, arena, peplum, sword and sandal, rebellion, brawl, gong, rescue, muscleman, virgin, dungeon, conspiracy ...
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Gladiator of Rome (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A warrior protecting a slave girl, who is really a princess, winds up as a gladiator in the Roman arenas.
Plot: prisoner, sword, senator, rescue from drowning, beefcake, protector, roman, strongman, chariot, horse riding, gladiator, christian ...
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87%
Caesar Against the Pirates (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Julius Caesar flees Rome because of a conspiration against him and takes refuge by the king of Bitinia. He finds a woman there and while he escorts her to Rhodes their ship is attacked. Caught by the pirates he asks for help to get back to Rome.
Plot: peplum, sword fight, murder, ancient rome, man kills a woman
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79%
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, sword, evil man, king, dungeon, quicksand, strongman, lion, hyena, bow and arrow, bathing, beefcake ...
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71%
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Gladiators 7 (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Framed for the escape of five gladiators from the arena, the son of one of Sparta's leading citizens is sentenced to the arena as gladiator himself and forced to fight for his life in the Roman Colosseum. Years later he manages to escape and ...
Style: epic, stylized, serious, captivating, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, corrupted ruler, war, rivalry, state affairs, rebellion, hopes, master warrior, battles, righting the wronged, revolution, royal family ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Sansone contro il corsaro nero (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: aka Hercules and the Black Pirates. Brave and noble Samson fights pirates as a soldier in the royal army. He wants to marry lovely fair maiden Rosita, but her haughty governor father disapproves. Meanwhile, the cunning and duplicitous Rodrigo ...
Plot: super strength, violence, warrior, superhero, captain, wrestling, adventure hero, bare chested male fighting, greco roman wrestling, sea, martial arts, heroes ...
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67%
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, ancient rome, tough guy, warrior, folk hero, sword fight, adventure hero, roman, hand to hand combat, evil man, greco roman wrestling ...
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66%
Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The eternal Hercules in this film has gone way beyond his usual time and place in ancient Greece and is now helping Poland free itself of Mongol invaders in the 12th century. Mark Forest is the star of this peplum epic, Hercules Against The ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, heroes, rescue, rivalry, danger, military, superhero, legends and myths, battle zone, adventure, escapades, self sacrifice ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Triumph of Maciste (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The evil Queen Tenefi demands that a steady supply of young women be sacrificed to the God of Fire. Maciste intervenes and saves from this sacrifice a village's women including the beautiful Antea. Maciste then becomes involved in an effort to ...
Plot: evil queen, peplum, magic, fire, spear, traitor, human sacrifice, super strength, muscleman, ring, lion, merchant ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maciste arranges for himself and his new friend Bangor to be captured by a mysterious band of white-clad marauders and taken to an underground city. There the two are forced to turn an enormous wheel along with other captives as part of a ...
Style: cult film, homoerotic
Plot: muscleman, sword and sandal, peplum, male female relationship, cover up, prisoner, violence, queen, love, king, princess, battle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Ursus in the Land of Fire (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hamilan, a cruel and ambitious general, murders his king and places himself on the throne with the former king's evil niece as his queen. He then wages war against his peaceful neighbors, killing their women and enslaving their men. A hero ...
Plot: sword and sandal, volcano, beefcake, hercules, conspiracy, damsel in distress, peplum, camp, fight
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Maciste In King Solomon's Mines (1964)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Maciste is captured and forced to work as a slave in an African mine.
Plot: mine, female nudity, net, underground, archer, giraffe, bow and arrow, sword, lion cub, tribal dance, african tribe, sword fight ...
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Samson and the Seven Miracles of the World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Sam must rescue a beautiful Chinese princess from a marauding horde of warriors.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: bell, tiger, monastery, prince, mixed martial arts, muscleman, brawl, presumed dead, super strength, bow and arrow, earthquake, strongman ...
Time: 13th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Ali Baba and the Seven Saracens (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A rebel leader returns to his city for a final confrontation with the evil king he is fighting. However, he finds himself attracted to the king's beautiful niece.
Plot: knife fight, archer, spear, prisoner, revolt, brunette, eunuch, chain, peplum, strongman, tough guy, solar eclipse ...
Place: middle east, arabia
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60%
The Invincible Maciste Brothers (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Peplum movie from 1964
Plot: peplum, forced labor, drugged drink, muscleman, trident, fistfight, waterfall, mute, brother brother relationship, amnesia, chariot, bare chested male fighting
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Alone Against Rome (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Roman Consul, on his way to fight a border war, stations a garrison of soldiers in a provincial town. The townspeople aren't happy with this situation but decide it's in their best interests to cooperate. However, the Tribune left in ...
Plot: standoff, stabbed in the stomach, chariot, army, arena, shield, roman, fistfight, battle, ancient rome, battles, crucifix ...
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57%
The Rebel Gladiators (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In order to persuade the Emperor to spare his village, the mighty Ursus is forced to fight the greatest gladiator in Rome in the Roman Arena.
Plot: peplum, prison, sword and sandal, slave, ancient rome, greek mythology, gladiator, arena, warrior, sword fight, brawl, duel ...
Time: ancient times
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Colossus of the Arena (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A powerful man posing as a gladiator in Rome's fourth century discovers a plan to put the beautiful Queen in prison, which he thwarts by exposing a sinister duke as a traitor.
Plot: gladiator, stabbed in the stomach, sword fight, stabbed in the belly, fight to the death, stabbed in the chest, waterfall, murder, sword, ancient rome, camp, arena ...
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54%
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The Invincible Gladiator (1961)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A Roman warrior leads a revolt against an evil ruler. A young, diminutive ruler makes a big decision to unseat a nobleman whose ego has outgrown him. But can the 10-year-old take on such an impressive nemesis?
Style: epic, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious
Plot: kidnapping, roman empire, politics, rescue, state affairs, adventure, heroes, rivalry, escapades, adventurer, danger, battles ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy
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Colossus and the Headhunters (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Maciste and his people flee their volcano-ravaged island. They end up caught in between two warring tribes.
Plot: super strength, blood, shield, bow and arrow, peplum, raft, swimming, savage, kiss, strongman, fire, wound ...
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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, knife fight, redhead girl, forest, adventurer, waterfall, shot with an arrow, raid, lion, violence, strongman ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Challenge of the Gladiator (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: roman empire, prison escape, gladiator, brawl, battle, hands tied, banquet, fistfight, hit in the face, bare chested male fighting, whip, christianity ...
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49%
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
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Ten Gladiators (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Roccia and a band of fellow gladiators join forces with a patrician named Glaucus Valerius to replace Nero, (and his evil henchman, Tigelinus), with a new emperor: Servius Galba. During the course of this bloody struggle, the gladiators lose their ...
Plot: stabbed in the back, stabbed in the stomach, ambush, armor, fistfight, revolt, dagger, stabbed in the belly, pagan, beefcake, archer, christianity ...
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47%
The Magnificent Gladiator (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roman soldiers capture Attalus (a.k.a. Hercules) in a battle at the fringes of the Roman Empire. They take him back to Rome where his prowess as a gladiator earns the respect of the Emperor Galienus. An ambitious nobleman named Zullo, however, wants ...
Plot: gladiator, roman empire, sword and sandal, actor, prison, ancient rome, chariot, martial arts, sheep, poison, arrow in chest, flaming arrow ...
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47%
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, wrestling, slave, tough guy, ambush, sword fight, fistfight, disarming someone, one man army, duel ...
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45%
Kindar the Invulnerable (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An evil bandit kidnaps a sultan's son and raises him but finds the son has magic powers.
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, camp, brunette, ambush, palace, one man army, fire, caravan, newborn, camel, belly dancer ...
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43%
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: dungeon, mask, sword fight, strongman, spear, royalty, trapdoor, superhero, peplum, arrow in back, exploitation, will ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Hercules and the Masked Rider (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 16th century Spain, Don Francisco reluctantly betroths his daughter, Blanca, to the arrogant Don Ramiro in order to preserve the lands in the family estate. Then Don Juan, Don Francisco's nephew and Blanca's true love, returns from the ...
Style: homoerotic
Plot: battlefield, wrestling, knife throwing, river, escape, redhead girl, castle, greek mythology, kiss, cousin cousin relationship, strongman, lasso ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, royal family, kidnapping, aging, intrigue, state affairs, heroic mission, legends and myths, woman in danger, vengeance, chases and races, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 60s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%