Movies like The Magnificent Adventurer

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The Magnificent Adventurer (1963)
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The Magnificent Adventurer (1963)
Original name: Il magnifico avventuriero
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Benvenuto Cellini knows no obstacles when it comes to creating a work of art or conquering the heart of a woman.
Plot: italian history, european history
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: rome italy, italy, florence italy, florence

Most similar movies to The Magnificent Adventurer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and stylized films with plots about sword fight, dungeon, heroes, ship, battles, torture and battle mostly in Adventure, History and Drama genres. Some movies like The Magnificent Adventurer: Una vita scellerata (1990), Marco Polo (1962), The Climb (1986), Revenge of the Gladiators (1964), The Favorite (1989). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Una vita scellerata (1990)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France, Germany
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The story of Benvenuto Cellinin (1500 - 1571), a soldier and one of the most important craftsmen and artists of Renaissance Italy whose life was marked by many achievements and adventures, but also crimes.
Plot: pope, cardinal the priest, artist, sculpture, italian history, judge, autobiography
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s
Place: florence italy, rome italy, florence, italy
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Marco Polo (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Italian explorer rescues the daughter of the Mongol leader Kublai Khan, meets a hermit who has invented gunpowder and builds a cannon.
Plot: carrier pigeon, presumed dead, coup, buddhist temple, conspiracy, emperor, inventor, invention, spaghetti, gunpowder, explorer, mongol ...
Time: 13th century
Place: venice, asia, china, beijing china, italy
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93%
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The Climb (1986)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Based on the true story of the 1953 assault on Nanga Parbat, a treacherous Himalayan Peak.
Plot: mountain climbing, mountaineer, climbing, mountain, tent, cold
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93%
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, realistic, serious
Plot: battles, leadership, state affairs, rivalry, adventure, intrigue, heroes, corrupted ruler, soldier, dishonesty, roman empire, rebelliousness ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy
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84%
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The Favorite (1989)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA, Switzerland
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A French girl is kidnapped and sold as slave to the sultan of the Ottoman Empire.
Style: stylized, epic, serious, realistic
Plot: sultan, harem, intrigue, head of state, love and romance, state affairs, dehumanization, royal court, royal family, society, confined, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: turkey, ottoman empire
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80%
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Klondike Fever (1980)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: This movie chronicles Jack London's epic journey from San Francisco to the Klondike gold fields in 1898.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, semi serious, realistic
Plot: danger, escapades, clergy, adventure, society, friends, survival, wilderness, heroes, graphic violence, prostitute, anti semitism ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century
Place: alaska, england, london, yukon
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64%
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Hayabusa (2011)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Japan
Story: May 9, 2003 - The Japan Aerospace Exploration Agency (JAXA) launches its unmanned spacecraft Hayabusa into orbit. Its mission is to collect samples from a near Earth asteroid named 25143 Itokawa. Hayabusa is scheduled to make contact with the ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: spacecraft, mission gone awry, adventure, workplace, race against time, space travel, save the day, danger, outer space, asteroid, space and aliens, disorder ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: asia, japan
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63%
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Zoo (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, Switzerland
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Martina, eleven, lives with her father, a zoo-keeper. One day she meets a 15 years old Slavic and they become friends...
Plot: zoo, gypsy, female director, police, elephant, friendship
Place: rome italy, italy
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56%
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Long Live Robin Hood (1971)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: This bunch is none other than the Merry Men of Sherwood Forest and their feisty leader, Robin Hood. This is a '70s release of the often-played Robin Hood story.
Plot: justice, disguise, secret passageway, criminal, outlaw, sword fight, sword, sheriff, forest, crusade, castle, dungeon ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Mission Bloody Mary (1965)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Agent 077 - Mission Bloody Mary or Agente 077 missione Bloody Mary is a 1965 Italian action spy adventure film. The first of the Secret Agent 077 film series directed by Sergio Grieco.
Style: eurospy
Plot: secret agents, spy, secret agent, james bond spoof, espionage
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55%
Agent X-77 Orders to Kill (1966)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Italy, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A government agent tries to prevent foreign spies from obtaining a scientist's formula for a solid-rocket-fuel.
Plot: james bond spoof, spy, secret formula, rocket, hung by wrists, espionage
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55%
The Forbidden Quest (1993)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 75 min.
Story: 1931: in Ireland, a film maker hears of an aged ship's carpenter who knows the fate of the Hollandia, a Norse ship that set sail in 1905 and vanished. The old salt has canisters of film to prove his tale. We see the footage as he narrates. They ...
Style: serious
Plot: catastrophe, iceberg, ship, survival, golden years, supernatural, escapades, adventurer, supernatural ability, ocean or sea, adventure, danger ...
Time: 1900s, 1940s, 1930s, 30s, 40s
Place: antarctica, ireland, europe, south pole
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54%
Legend About Thiel (1977)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 311 min.
Story: Based on the book by Belgian XIX century author Charles de Coaster.
Plot: catholicism, friendship
Time: 16th century
Place: flanders, holland, netherlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Espionage in Lisbon (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An international gang pretends to have the means to destroy a small country in 30 seconds. The authorities have reason to believe this may be true, and the spying battle is on.
Plot: carrying a dead body, dead woman, espionage, scientist, high heels, spy, female spy, james bond spoof, dead woman on floor, blowgun
Place: lisbon portugal
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53%
Musketeers of the Sea (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Italian adventure movie directed by Steno.
Plot: sailboat, mistress, exile, swashbuckler, sailing ship, dungeon, musketeer, bound and gagged, abduction, torture, identical twins, pirate
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Tiger of the Seven Seas (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Tigre is the skipper of the Santa Maria, a pirate-ship, but he feels tired and decides to leave the command of the ship. Unfortunately he has only a daughter, Consuelo. So he will leave the command and the ship to the winner of a challenge among his ...
Plot: spaniard, pirate captain, noblewoman, sword fight, daughter, false accusation, ship, treason, revenge, love, female protagonist, governor ...
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48%
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The Iron Mask (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 127 min.
Story: The story of the Three Musketeers, D'Artagnan, and the imprisonment in an iron mask of the identical twin of the King of France, Louis XIV.
Plot: fight, nudity (full frontal - brief), prison, escape, false identity, brother brother relationship, undressing, identical twins, musketeer, spanking
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Hercules Against the Sons of the Sun (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hercules, after sailing global waters is eventually shipwrecked in South America. After losing his Greek shipmates, Hercules is enlisted to overthrow a tyrannical king int he land of the Incas. Featuring scenic views of the mountains of the Andes.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, human sacrifice, arrow in back, secret passage, loincloth, greek, princess, shipwreck, sorceress, siege, hercules, boulder ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
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48%
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Storia di arcieri, pugni e occhi neri (1976)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Robin Hood fights the evil Sheriff of Nothingham. Friar Tuck brings his friend Moi Kato, a Kung Fu master. Medival movie meets Italo Eastern.
Plot: archery, legendary hero, archer, tough guy, kiss, swashbuckler, shot with a bow and arrow, dagger, adventure hero, male female relationship, monk, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
White Slave Ship (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Albatross travels from England to the New World in 1675, with a number of passengers, a couple of political prisoners along with a dozen other women convicts, these to be sold into slavery on arrival. The woman activist frees the dozen of ...
Plot: slavery, new world, torture, fistfight, ship, parrot, blood, mutiny, punishment
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Goliath Against the Giants (1961)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Muscleman fights sea monsters and Amazon warriors, then returns home to find a race of giants living in a valley, into which fellow countrymen are being thrown as punishment for opposing a usurper king and his consort.
Plot: usurper, sword and sandal, superhero, battle, tied to a tree, peplum, amazon, gladiator, torture chamber, gorilla, sea monster, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Invincible Masked Rider (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 17th century Spain, the evil, corrupt Don Luis intends to marry his ward, Carmencita, to his stepson, Don Diego. A peasant revolt, fueled by a plague, complicates matters, as does the arrival of a Masked Avenger.
Plot: dance number, masked hero, sword fight, swashbuckler, torture, doctor, arranged marriage, costume party, banquet, dungeon, castle
Time: 1600s
Place: spain
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48%
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: sword and sandal, villain, banquet, wrestling, poison gas, temple, violence, spear, childhood friend, queen, battle, gorilla ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
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48%
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The Secret Mark of D'Artagnan (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: D' Artagnan and Porthos received the order of Richelieu, which protrudes as a powerful figure of the French church, a plot against the King of France Louis XIII. uncover. Disguised as a monk enters D' Artagnan the Church, in which the ...
Plot: sword duel, cardinal the priest, priest, fencing, swashbuckler, musketeer, soldier, sword, combat, heroes, security guard, warrior ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
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48%
Hero of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The rightful heir to the throne of Babylon leads a slave revolt against an evil ruler.
Plot: sword fight, sword and sandal, tyranny, battle, human sacrifice, kiss, dragged by a horse, rebellion, peplum, arrow in back, slave, dungeon ...
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48%
Untamable Angelique (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Angelique goes in search of her husband Joffrey de Peyrac who did not die on the stake.
Plot: female protagonist, lovers reunited, pirate, island, kidnapping, rescue, ship, rape
Time: 17th century
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42%
The Shark Hunter (1979)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Mexico, Spain, Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crusty recluse on a Caribbean island who is dedicated to destroying sharks gets involved in a hunt for buried treasure.
Plot: shark, island, violence, evil man, car chase, explosion, martial arts, gunfight
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42%
Sinbad of the Seven Seas (1989)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Fantasy tale based on the tale of the legendary sailor. Here Sinbad must recover five magical stones to free the city of Basra from the evil spell cast by a wizard. His journey takes him to the isle of the Amazons where the queen tries to capture ...
Style: exciting, semi serious, feel good, stylized
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: warrior, sinbad, wizards, arabian nights, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, ship, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, battles, wizards and magicians, daring rescue ...
Place: arabia
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38%
Samson Against the Pirates (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A terrible pirate terrorizes the Antilles plundering ships, slaughtering their crews and selling women as slaves. One of the women asks Sansone for help.
Plot: ocean, bow and arrow, ship, torture, sword, fistfight, warrior, beating, martial arts, brawl, disarming someone, spear ...
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The Return of Monte Cristo (1968)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: No overview found.
Plot: treasure, wrongful arrest, return, false identity, repayment, accusation, world war two veteran, beauty, french resistance, post war
Time: year 1947, 1940s
Place: france
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