Movies like Alone Against Rome

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Alone Against Rome (1962)
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Alone Against Rome (1962)
Original name: Solo contro Roma
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 charge of the garrison proves to be cruel and demanding. He takes over a house for his own use and forces his attentions on Fabiola, the owner's daughter. She reluctantly submits in order to protect the life of her lover, Brenno, who's already been publicly whipped and who's been hauled off to the local arena to provide sport for Roman gladiators. Soon, Brenno and Fabiola's brother are organizing a resistance which will put an end to the Tribune's reign of tyranny.
Plot: combat, ancient rome, roman empire, gladiator, army, violence, roman, battles, sword, sword fight, bow and arrow, arena, crucifix, showdown, fistfight, battlefield, dungeon, dance number, shield, chariot, spear, armor, stabbed in the stomach, shot with an arrow, sword and sandal ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, epic, captivating and exciting films with plots about sword fight, sword and sandal, battles, combat, sword, peplum and spear mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Alone Against Rome: The Rebel Gladiators (1962), Seven Rebel Gladiators (1965), The Ten Gladiators (1963), Colossus of the Arena (1962), The Magnificent Gladiator (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: gladiator, prison, ancient rome, arena, slave, greek mythology, duel, good versus evil, sword fight, prisoner, beefcake, wrestling ...
Time: ancient times
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95%
Seven Rebel Gladiators (1965)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The ruthless Roman tribune, Vadio, joins forces with the evil Morakeb to take over the throne of Aristea, usurping King Krontal and stealing away his lovely daughter in the process. Meanwhile, Marco Aulo, now a Roman centurion, comes to Aristea to ...
Plot: white slavery, warrior, battlefield, roman, escape, midget, army, bow and arrow, gladiator, rebellion, violence, arena ...
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79%
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, rebellion, camp, combat, security guard, companionship, battles, heroes, wrestling, virgin, adventure hero ...
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74%
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 ...
Style: buddy movie
Plot: horse riding, crucifix, combat, camp, heroes, roman emperor, dancehall girl, christian, ancient rome, mute, bow and arrow, sword fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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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: gladiator, prison, violence, evil king, one man army, battlefield, dwarf, strongman, ambush, poison, muscleman, bow and arrow ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, ancient rome, sword, colosseum, evil man, sword fight, fight to the death, arena, monkey, murder, waterfall, camp ...
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65%
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, prisoner, battles, impostor, doppelganger, prison escape, royal wedding, female female relationship, revolt, acquittal, father daughter relationship ...
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62%
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The Avenger (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Aeneas leads escapees from the Trojan war to new land in Italy, and must deal with new threats to his people.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: soldier, flashback, king, painting, horse, queen, horse riding, trojan horse, bodybuilder, combat, camp, beefcake ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In this sword and sandal fantasy, Poseidon must battle a gladiator quartet in ancient Rome. If he wins, the son of Hercules will have his life and anything else he wants. Sure enough, he wins and asks that the life of a Christian girl be spared. But ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hercules, chase, violence, fire, adventure hero, emperor, dictator, raid, prison escape, legendary hero, staff, arena ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Kerim, Son of the Sheik (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In the Middle East, circa 1860s, the evil Omar seeks to become Khadive by killing off his adversaries and by marrying the reluctant Fawzia, favorite niece of the current Khadive. (After marrying Fawzia, he plans to eliminate her so he can then marry ...
Plot: battles, dungeon, sword fight, desert, horse, sword, violence, swashbuckler, wrestling, greco roman wrestling, stabbed in the back, dance number ...
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: slave girl, christian, prisoner, slave, ancient rome, sword, roman, senator, forest, strongman, emperor, christianity ...
⇓ 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, brawl, bondage, christianity, slave labor, fistfight, dungeon, arena, gladiator, battles, impostor ...
Time: 1st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, captivating, breathtaking, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, revenge, ancient history, ancient rome, freedom, gladiator, courage, sword fight, master warrior, lone hero ...
Place: rome italy, germany, spain, north africa, italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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King Arthur, the Young Warlord (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 95 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: sword duel, warrior, british history, rescue mission, arthurian legend, violence, army, adventure hero, sword, warlord, barbarian, sword fight ...
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46%
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Ben-Hur (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A falsely accused nobleman survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him.
Style: epic, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient history, ancient rome, roman empire, betrayal, vengeance, roman soldier, arena, false accusation, survival, religion, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 1st century
Place: italy, rome italy, jerusalem, greece, palestine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Triumph of the Ten Gladiators (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The ten gladiators are hired to travel to Arbela, a small country on the outskirts of the Roman Empire to learn if Parthia is planning to war with Rome. Upon arriving, the heroes decide to kidnap the beautiful Parthian queen and spirit her to Syria ...
Plot: homoeroticism, gladiator, ancient rome, villainess, stabbed in the back, arena, snake, buried alive, sword fight, beefcake, fight, camp ...
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 4.9
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Giants of Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite group of soldiers led by the courageous Claudius Marcellus are handpicked by Julius Caesar to embark on a desperate and dangerous suicide mission to destroy the Druids' secret weapon.
Style: buddy movie
Plot: roman empire, beefcake, chase, soldier, infantry, commander, raft, staff, dungeon, camp, cavalry, cowardice ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Trojan Horse (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Guerra di Troia (AKA: Trojan Horse) is a 1961 historical drama film set in the tenth and final year of the Trojan War. The film focuses primarily on the exploits of the Trojan hero Aeneas during this time. The film was directed by Giorgio Ferroni ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: trojan horse, greek, greek mythology, horse, adultery, fire, violence, fistfight, victory, villain, war hero, war violence ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, showdown, acquittal, quicksand, hidden treasure, dungeon, deathtrap, male female relationship, falsely accused, liberation, lion tamer, tournament ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: showdown, horse, soldier, battles, heroes, horseman, combat, homosexual subtext, camp, latin, greed, murder ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Tyrant of Lydia Against the Son of Hercules (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Italian sword & sandal thrills as the son of Hercules is pitted against an evil king and his wretched followers.
Plot: sword and sorcery, combat, heroes, camp, rebel, beefcake, slave, tough guy, brawl, sword, strongman, fictional war ...
Time: ancient times
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: female whipping, miraculous event, rebel leader, mongol empire, heir to the throne, combat, camp, showdown, princess, prince, wedding, palace ...
Time: 13th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.7
 191
Hero of Rome (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In ancient Rome, the people finally oust their despised king, Tarquinius, and declare the city a republic. Tarquinius makes an alliance with the Etruscan king, Porsenna, to take back power in Rome, but a Roman general, the heroic Mucius, sets out to ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, epic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, hostage, ancient rome, rivalry, state affairs, war, adventure, heroes, escapades, ancient history, roman empire, combat ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Ali Baba and the Seven Saracens (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 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: strongman, adventurer, legendary hero, brawl, raid, dungeon, tough girl, wrestling, gladiator, knife fight, violence, prisoner ...
Place: arabia, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Seven Magnificent Gladiators (1983)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: A bandit leader endowed with supernatural powers by his sorceress mother makes yearly raids on a peasant village. However, the women of the village come into possession of a magic sword, and go in search of a hero who is able to wield it and save ...
Style: fable
Plot: mythology, raid, villager, son, male female relationship, superstition, old woman, joke, myth, begging, angry, old man ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: captivating, exciting, serious, stylized, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mate swapping, betrayal, rescue, lovers on the run, aging, state affairs, femme fatale, adventure, master warrior, rivalry, heroes, intrigue ...
Time: 60s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Slave (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The decurion Randus holds himself so well in the command of his troops, that Caesar promotes him to centurion. He is subsequently sent to Egypt, to keep Cesar informed on the actions and intentions of co-triumvir Marcus Licinius Crassus - a man too ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: slave, caravan, slavery, desert, sword duel, sword fight, sword, ambush, bow and arrow, evil man, ancient egypt, ancient rome ...
Time: ancient times, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Fury of Achilles (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: In the tenth year of the Trojan War, tensions between Achilles and Agamemnon divide the Greek camp while giving hope to the Trojans.
Style: homoerotic
Plot: sword fight, combat, seaside, friendship, battles, god, slave girl, fistfight, council, competition, war hero, archer ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, captivating, exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, righting the wronged, battles, rivalry, samurai, escapades, state affairs, corrupted ruler, heroes, military, war, adventure ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: human versus animal, battles, heroes, showdown, greek mythology, chase, queen, combat, trapdoor, secret passageway, sword fight, dancing ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%