Movies like The Captain Martens Brothers

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The Captain Martens Brothers (1974)
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The Captain Martens Brothers (1974)
Original name: Frații Jderi
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Historical movie based on the "fratii Jderi" book. The movie is in the top 20 most watched Romanian movies.
Plot: medieval, village, battles, barbarian, horde, battle
Place: romania

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Most similar movies to The Captain Martens Brothers

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about battles, medieval, village, war, military, adventure and heroes mostly in Drama, War and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Captain Martens Brothers: The Soimaresti Clan (1965), Mercenaries' Trap (1981), The Knights of the Quest (2001), Henry V (1979), The Axe (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Soimaresti Clan (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, History, Romance, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Vying for Principality of Moldavia's throne the descendants of Prince Stephen the Great start a bloody civil war in 1612.
Plot: descendant, medieval, battles, civil war, folk, massacre, loyalty, peasant, ancient, betrayal, turk, village ...
Time: 17th century
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Stephen the Great - Vaslui 1475 (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In 1475 when Stephen the Great, ruler of Moldavia is facing an invading Ottoman army of 120 000 men, the fate of Christian Europe largely depends on the battle's outcome.
Plot: medieval, royal family, epic battle, spy, throne, turk, horde, battles, kidnapping, bravery, slavery, sword ...
Time: 15th century, middle ages
Place: vatican, romania, hungary, poland, lithuania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Mercenaries' Trap (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Romania, East Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: The movie is based on a true story from the end of WWI, in Transylvania. A nobleman who owned some land in Transylvania returns home to find a part of his fortune burned to ashes during late 1918 when power was trasfered from AustroHungary to ...
Plot: world war one, mercenary, village, landowner, nobleman, destruction, peasant, revenge, robbery, artillery, property, baron ...
Time: year 1918
Place: transylvania, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Knights of the Quest (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 147 min.
Story: In 1271, five young knights journey to Thebes in Greece to recover the Sacred Shroud and deliver it back to France and into the hands of the royal family.
Plot: medieval, ancient, quest, battles, swashbuckler, religion, friend, violence, knight, sword and shield, friendship
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Henry V (1979)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: The life of King Henry the Fifth.
Plot: shakespeare, medieval, dead children, historical event, king, battles
Time: 15th century
Place: france, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Axe (1969)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Romania, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A breathtaking story in which a woman goes in search of her husband.
Plot: murder, dog, widow, winter, peasant, village, forest, axe, search
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Shadow of the Raven (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Sweden, Iceland, Norway
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Trausti returns to Iceland just in time to be entangled in a family feud over a stranded whale-cadaver. His mother (the family head) is mortally wounded and Grim kills Erikur; the other clan leader. Isold, daughter of Erikur now takes his place. ...
Plot: viking, medieval, revenge, ancient, barbarian, courage, christianity, mother, church, priest, sword and shield, battles
Time: middle ages, 11th century
Place: iceland
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Last Valley (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: People in a small German village in the last valley to remain untouched by the devastating Thirty Years' War try to exist in peace with a group of soldiers occupying the valley.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: village, battles, anti war, adventure, village life, war, chaos, society, rescue, heroes, military, german history ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Proud Heritage (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Following the 1394 Battle of Rovine between the Wallachian and Ottoman armies Wallachian ruler Mircea the Elder consolidates his reign.In a small civil war he manages to oust his brother Dan from Wallachia.Dan's dream of usurping the Wallachian ...
Plot: medieval, ancient, royal family, battlefield, death, castle, sword, village, turk, battles
Time: middle ages, 14th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Then I Sentenced Them All to Death (1972)
Genre: War, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young boy is adopted by a priest and his wife during the Nazi occupation of Romania during the Second World War. He befriends the village idiot, who's despised by everyone else. When a German is killed in the last days of the war, the ...
Plot: world war two, wehrmacht, tank, murder, adult child friendship, reprisal, gun
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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The Uprising (1966)
Genre: Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After years of deplorable conditions of poverty and injustice, peasants revolt against the landowners, the social elite, and police in this routine social drama. A peasant woman is raped by a lecherous wealthy lesbian, and chaos breaks out in the ...
Plot: rebellion, ancient, arson, peasant, village, winter, torture, punishment
Time: 90s
Place: romania, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Descent of the Nine (1984)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Summer 1949: end of the civil war in Greece. The last band of guerrillas of the Democratic Army is forced to abandon Mount Taygetus and to head for the sea. Everything behind them has collapsed and they can count on help from no one. In this long, ...
Plot: anarchist, partisan, desperation, truck, ambush, mountain, battles, hunted
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Burebista (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 142 min.
Story: The life of Dacian war-leader Burebista who ruled between 80-44 B.C.and founded a strong Dacian Kingdom despite considerable pressure from the neighboring Celtic warlords and the Greek cities of the Black Sea coast.
Plot: roman, ancient civilization, battles, human, horse riding, horse, king, horde, violence, gold, gladiator, paganism ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, pompeii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genghis Khan (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: China
Duration: 113 min.
Story: During the 12th Century a boy is born to a tribal chief. He is named Temujin, which means "blacksmith." Nine years later, his father is murdered by the Tartars After a long struggle, just when Temujin reclaims tribal chief status, the ...
Plot: empire, honor, medieval, battles, fiancee, theft, genghis khan, mongol empire
Place: mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Soldiers Aren't Born (1969)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The continuation of a story started by Alexander Stolper epic movie "Zhivye i Myortvye".
Style: epic
Plot: great patriotic war, world war two, russian soldier, red army, battles, military uniform
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Last Night of Love (1980)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Romania, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1916, shortly before Romania's entry in World War One Romanian Army Lieutenant Tudor Gheorghiu is posted to a border patrol unit on Romania's border with Austria-Hungary. Not receiving any news from his wife he persuades the commanding ...
Plot: world war one, attack, inheritance, businessman, duty, gigolo, jealousy, infidelity, obsession, lawyer, court martial, con artists ...
Time: year 1916
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Daresalam (2001)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: France, Burkina Faso, Chad
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In a small Central African village, boyhood friends Djimi and Koni have come of age under a post-colonial government that levies crippling taxes and legally robs local farmers of their meager crops. When impulsive Koni savagely attacks a visiting ...
Plot: rebel army, rebel, friend, revolt, friendship, politics, massacre, childhood friend, village, taxes, battles
Place: north africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The War Lover (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Buzz Rickson is a dare-devil World War II bomber pilot with a death wish. Failing at everything not involving flying, Rickson lives for the most dangerous missions. His crew lives with this aspect of his personality only because they know he always ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: airplane, bomber, aviation, war, wartime, luftwaffe, aerial combat, pilot, courage, american, battles, military ...
Place: england, europe, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Tartars (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A barbarian army attacks Viking settlements along the Russian steppes.
Plot: viking, medieval, murder, hostage, barbarian, evil man, peplum, axe
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
McGuire, Go Home! (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: This story of love and espionage focuses on political turmoil as a small nation struggles to free itself from colonial rule, and one man tries to serve both justice and his own heart.
Plot: british intelligence, british army, terrorist, attack, independence, witness
Place: greece, cyprus
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Genghis Khan: To the Ends of the Earth and Sea (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Japan
Duration: 136 min.
Story: A look at Genghis Khan's life, from his birth to conquests in Asia.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, epic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, conquering, adventure, heroes, ambition, leadership, medieval, haunted by the past, escapades, rise to the top, rivalry, betrayal ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century, 12th century
Place: mongolia, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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K (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A mongolian interpretation of Kafka's "The Castle".
Plot: village, castle, mongol, book
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Billy Budd (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Billy is an innocent, naive seaman in the British Navy in 1797. When the ship's sadistic master-at-arms is murdered, Billy is accused and tried.
Style: tense, emotional, serious, suspenseful, road movie ...
Plot: mutiny, ship, courtroom drama, napoleonic wars, injustice, navy, british navy, ocean, crimes, betrayal, ship captain, military life ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1790s
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Last Winter (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Albania
Duration: 51 min.
Story: Germans come amid snow and winter. In the village only people remained are women, that fight until wounded partisans, sheltered in the village, will retreat deeper and snow will cover their tracks. Face to face with the Germans and their control of ...
Plot: village, world war two, winter, war, family relations, battles, german army, nazi, partisan, husband wife relationship, german soldier, german occupation ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Beast of War (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: During the war in Afghanistan a Soviet tank crew commanded by a tyrannical officer find themselves lost and in a struggle against a band of Mujahadeen guerrillas in the mountains.
Style: realistic, bleak, sexy, talky, compassionate ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, war, tank, world war two, politics, soldier, military, vengeance, anti war, vietnam war, russian, revenge ...
Time: 80s, year 1981
Place: afghanistan, vietnam, israel, russia, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Warriors Of The Dawn (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A crown prince emerges as a leader during the war between Korea and Japan in 1592.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: military, joseon dynasty, mercenary, teenager, medieval, wartime, battles, military officer, leader, young soldier, war, army ...
Time: 16th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The 7th Dawn (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Political and personal intrigues surround a group of characters in Malaya, after the close of the Second World War.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, jungle, politics, military, british empire, battles, british colonialism, friends, psychopath, buddies, war, daring rescue ...
Place: asia, malaysia, russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
National Theatre Live: Treasure Island (2015)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: It's a theatre adaptation of well known story of Jim Hawkins and his adventures in search of treasure of Treasure Island.
Plot: medieval, pirate, theater, treasure map, parrot, treasure, map
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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 ...
Plot: ship, ship captain, sea battle, military, napoleonic wars, battles, military life, adventure, couples, rescue, treason, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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
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