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: village, medieval, 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, battle, village, heroes, military, sword and war 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), The Beast of War (1988), The Last Valley (1971). 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: revolt, civil war, loyalty, prince, turk, massacre, medieval, descendant, battles, decapitation, village, battle ...
Time: 1600s, 17th century
Place: romania
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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: epic battle, bravery, ancient, muslim, sword, devastation, throne, pope, tribute, forest, christianity, slavery ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s, middle ages
Place: romania, poland, vatican, hungary, lithuania ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: mercenary, world war one, village, landowner, innocent, nobleman, peasant, baron, artillery, destruction, pistol, revenge ...
Time: year 1918
Place: transylvania, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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: quest, knight, swashbuckler, sword and shield, religion, friend, violence, friendship, battle, medieval, battles
Time: middle ages
Place: europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, village, soldier, war, anti war, military, survival, vengeance, danger, escapades, rivalry, adventure ...
Time: 80s
Place: afghanistan, middle east, israel, russia, iraq ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, suspense, captivating ...
Plot: village, battles, anti war, adventure, war, village life, military, rescue, chaos, heroes, society, danger ...
Time: 17th century
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: search, axe, winter, murder, peasant, dog, forest, widow, village
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: military uniform, world war two, battle, battles, russian soldier, great patriotic war, red army
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: mountain, partisan, battles, hunted, ambush, truck, battle, desperation
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Genghis Khan (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, 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: battle, empire, honor, battles, theft, fiancee, genghis khan
Place: mongolia
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: battlefield, village, sword, castle, ancient, death, battle, turk, medieval, battles
Time: 14th century
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36%
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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: ancient civilization, battle, village, violence, ancient rome, horde, julius caesar, druid, human, battles, gold, horse riding ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: pompeii
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: duty, gigolo, businessman, con artists, court martial, world war one, attack, infidelity, inheritance, reception, obsession, jealousy ...
Time: year 1916
Place: romania
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34%
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: witness, terrorist, attack, independence, british army, british intelligence
Place: greece, cyprus
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: serious, realistic
Plot: bomber, human nature, heroes, danger, escapades, adventure, soldier, military, save the day, war, survival, introspection ...
Place: england, germany, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Redhead (1976)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 86 min.
Story: During the summer of 1944, while Romanians turn weapons against Nazis, Mihai, an orphan teenager whose parents died in a bombing, tries to enlist in order to fight in the front line but he discovers that former police commissioner Potra tortured and ...
Plot: world war two, communist party, teenager, orphan, dirty cop, german army, corrupt cop, burning house, abuse, arrest, carpenter, underage ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, village, peasant, torture, winter, punishment, arson
Time: 90s
Place: romania, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: village, revolt, friendship, massacre, politics, childhood friend, rebel, friend, rebel army, battle, taxes, battles
Place: north africa
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 98 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: serious, exciting
Plot: ship, navy, battles, heroes, military, success, napoleonic wars, gold, quarantine, catastrophe, rebelliousness, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: north africa
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Warriors (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A tense drama that revolves around a platoon of Spanish soldiers, following the innocent young men as they step from the training field into a hell for which nothing could have prepared them.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: political unrest, military life, military, danger, politics, soldier, life is a bitch, battles, chaos, survival, terrorism, village ...
Place: kosovo, former yugoslavia, europe, macedonia
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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: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: world war two, battles, rivalry, heroes, escapades, betrayal, soldier, daring rescue, politics, danger, military, adventure ...
Place: asia, malaysia, russia
⇓ 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, realistic
Plot: sea battle, ship captain, ship, battles, adventure, military, military life, couples, rescue, danger, treason, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: switzerland, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Horatio Hornblower: The Duel (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 93 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, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 18th century
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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, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: murder, injustice, navy, ship, mutiny, courtroom drama, crimes, betrayal, false accusation, captivity, rebelliousness, military life ...
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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: german occupation, german soldier, husband wife relationship, world war two, nazi, partisan, winter, german army, search, village, battle, battles ...
Time: 1940s
Place: albania
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King Arthur, the Young Warlord (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This is the inspiring, epic journey of a noble warrior's quest to prove his worth, his might, and his destined fate to become the next ruler of Britain.
Plot: axe, battlefield, villain, barbarian, sword, sword and sandal, violence, spear, archery, adventure hero, army, battle axe ...
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28%
Horatio Hornblower: The Wrong War (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 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: rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: ship, execution, french, first love, navy, battles, invasion, heroes, adventurer, military, rivalry, leadership ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, europe, brittany
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, sea battle, british navy, espionage, war hero, military life, rebellion, escapades, heroes, military, adventure, battles ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: europe, france, english channel
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Hard to Be a God (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: West Germany, France, Soviet Union, Switzerland
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Another planet in the period of medieval times. An employee of the institute of experimental history from Earth, who is send under the name of noble don Rumata of Estor as a spy with a mission to contact the local resident of the institute, arrives ...
Plot: spacecraft, sword and planet, barbarian, space travel, sword, sword and sorcery, outer space
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Merrill's Marauders (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Brigadier General Frank D. Merrill leads the 3,000 American volunteers of his 5307th Composite Unit (Provisional), aka "Merrill's Marauders", behind Japanese lines across Burma to Myitkyina, pushing beyond their limits and fighting ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, jungle, soldier, battles, jungle warfare, escapades, war, danger, campaign, injustice, chaos, buddies ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s
Place: burma, japan, asia, southeast asia, pacific ocean
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%