Movies like Damon and Pythias

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Damon and Pythias (1962)
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Damon and Pythias (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Damon is a thief who begins to question his beliefs after he meets Pythias, a liberal Athenian who believes all men are brothers.
Plot: warrior, antiquity, tyrant, friends, con artists, king, cave, friendship, politics, slave, wine, sword, sword fight, philosophy, chase, tunnel, mission, father son relationship, greco roman wrestling, palace, horse riding, shepherd, male male relationship, bow and arrow, homosexual subtext ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, sicily, athens greece

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, exciting, serious and epic films with plots about sword fight, sword and sandal, peplum, sword, warrior, spear and battles mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Drama genres. Some movies like Damon and Pythias: The Fury of Hercules (1962), Taur the Mighty (1963), Hercules the Invincible (1964), Hero of Babylon (1963), The Avenger (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: hercules, ancient world, sword and sorcery, warrior, greek mythology, human versus animal, heroes, battles, queen, chase, showdown, sword fight ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
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Taur the Mighty (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The warlike men of Kixos murder the king of Surupak and abduct his two daughters, Jia and Tuja. Jia's bridegroom Syros asks the mighty warrior Taurus for assistance. Taurus faithful companion Ubaratuta will give Taurus a hand to defeat the ...
Plot: king, viking, tough guy, beefcake, wrestling, beefcake martial arts, greco roman wrestling, violence, warrior, barbarian, murder, sword ...
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Hercules the Invincible (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hercules battles to save the population from a giant dragon.
Style: biblical, fairy tale
Plot: hercules, warrior, ancient world, dragon, underground city, sword fight, greek mythology, lava, amulet, super strength, rebellion, bear ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hero of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: The rightful heir to the throne of Babylon leads a slave revolt against an evil ruler.
Plot: antiquity, evil king, battles, slavery, slave, hercules, human sacrifice, rebellion, tyranny, greco roman wrestling, dungeon, sword fight ...
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70%
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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: ancient world, warrior, ancient rome, antiquity, mythology, ancient, wrestling, fistfight, battlefield, sword fight, forest, arson ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: pirate captain, acrobat, beefcake martial arts, combat, trapdoor, showdown, battles, camp, superhuman powers, heroes, wrestling, muscleman ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: antiquity, warrior, ancient, ancient world, slave girl, combat, sword fight, fistfight, seaside, battles, god, archer ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Three Giants of the Roman Empire (1971)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tullius Valerius -- a Proconsul of Rome, circa 310 A.D. -- fears that a provincial governor named Gaius Appius Quintillianus has been secretly working with those Germanic barbarians seeking to end Roman rule. Valerius elevates Marcus, a gladiator ...
Plot: ancient rome, roman, fistfight, arena, brawl, sword fight, beefcake, wine, treason, dancehall girl, battles, sword and sandal ...
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The Seven Tasks of Ali Baba (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A wizard summons Ali Baba to transport a sacred crown to a nearby country. An evil ruler has taken over the land, and the crown is needed to free the people from his influence.
Plot: secret passageway, horse riding, midget, sword fight, torture, public execution, dungeon, dwarf, peplum, dance number, gong, net ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: hercules, ancient world, sword and sorcery, camp, secret passageway, greek mythology, princess, greek, siege, shipwreck, human sacrifice, sorceress ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Hercules, Samson & Ulysses (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Three strongmen hunt down a murderous sea monster.
Style: psychotronic, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: hercules, greek mythology, sword and sorcery, lion, sea monster, ancient world, bow and arrow, infantry, sword, warrior, battlefield, waterfall ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Storia di arcieri, pugni e occhi neri (1976)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 96 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: medieval, lgbt, robin hood, male female relationship, monk, criminal, forest, sword, love interest, archery, sword duel, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hercules Against the Moon Men (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Hercules is summoned to oppose the evil Queen Samara, who has allied herself with aliens and is sacrificing her own people in a bid to awaken a moon goddess.
Style: fairy tale, exciting, stylized, serious, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: hercules, evil queen, ancient history, evil alien, sword, sword and sorcery, spacesuit, alien invasion, warrior, sacrifice, alien, horse ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Ulysses Against Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Ulysses offends the gods so they send Hercules to capture him and bring him to them.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, serious, exciting, buddy movie
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, sword and sorcery, sword, sword fight, hercules, battles, heroes, chase, adventurer, beefcake, muscleman, strong man ...
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hercules vs. the Giant Warriors (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hercules, having agreed to restore justice to Mycenae, confronts evil Prince Myles. The villain is invested with power over giant bronze warriors by his mother Pasiphaë, a sorceress in Hades. Myles assassinates the king and abducts his cousin, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hercules, sword and sorcery, ancient world, beefcake martial arts, sword, mythology, wrestling, muscleman, gladiator, super strength, sword fight, adventure hero ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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: ancient rome, warrior, ancient world, roman empire, roman soldier, thunderstorm, empire, knife thrower, secret weapon, druid, julius caesar, showdown ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
Place: ancient greece, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: warrior, cardinal the priest, fencing, palace, sword fight, adventurer, musketeer, violence, swordsman, swashbuckler, priest, adventure hero ...
Time: 17th century
Place: paris france, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Revolt of the Seven (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Peplum movie from 1964.
Plot: soldier, fistfight, torture, gladiator, beefcake, sword and sandal, peplum, spit in the face, punched in the face, chariot, dragged by a horse, arrow in chest ...
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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: rebel army, battles, gladiator, dungeon, escape, roman, bow and arrow, arena, violence, midget, white slavery, sword ...
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The Viking Queen (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in ancient Britain, at a time when much of Europe was ruled with harsh tyranny by Rome, a tribe of Britons led by Selina, set out to defy the invaders and discard their yoke of bondage. The Roman commander, Justinian, is sent to quell the ...
Style: psychotronic, sexy, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: ancient rome, roman, rebellion, female whipping, ancient world, queen, exploitation, ancient, medieval, druid, last wish, battles ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Samson (1961)
Genre: Fantasy, Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While traveling through the kingdom of Sulom, Samson is arrested and finds that the queen no longer reigns and that a power-mad warlord and his army of mercenaries now controls the kingdom. Samson teams up with some of his one-time adversaries to ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, captivating, psychotronic
Plot: ancient history, old testament, heroes, battles, political intrigue, political unrest, legends and myths, blind ambition, state affairs, rivalry, dishonesty, escapades ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: hercules, ancient world, superhuman powers, heroes, dungeon, soldier, fistfight, strongman, martial arts, tough guy, ancient rome, sword fight ...
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Seven Slaves Against the World (1964)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Tribune Marcus Aulus, out of favor in Rome because of his alleged sympathy for Christians, arrives to take charge of an aqueduct project on the hot, arid fringes of the Empire. Centurion Gaius, cruel and corrupt, resents being replaced by Marcus. He ...
Plot: ancient, gladiator, waterfall, midget, dungeon, sword fight, beefcake, ancient rome, brawl, fistfight, arena, slave labor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Conquest of Mycenae (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gordon Scott plays Glaucus, the prince of Tiryns, a powerful warrior who goes undercover in Mycenae to infiltrate the evil cult of Moloch, which is exacting tribute from neighboring kingdoms in the form of attractive young hostages, both male and ...
Style: gothic, epic, psychotronic
Plot: hercules, sword and sorcery, ancient world, superhuman powers, battles, camp, heroes, sword, greek mythology, warrior, muscleman, wrestling ...
Time: ancient times
Place: ancient greece, rome italy, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: dinosaur, superhero, usurper, evil man, gorilla, stowaway, amazon, gladiator, ship, sword fight, torture chamber, sea monster ...
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44%
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: warrior, crucifix, sword fight, camp, combat, rescue from drowning, christianity, senator, ancient rome, gladiator, emperor, slave labor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: warrior, heir to the throne, mongol empire, camp, combat, showdown, beefcake, monk, fistfight, sword, presumed dead, bow and arrow ...
Time: 13th century
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, warrior, magic, trance, tribe, muscleman, lion, strongman, palace, fire, egyptian, traitor ...
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Challenge for Robin Hood (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: After being falsely accused of murder, Sir Robin of Loxley takes refuge in the untamed wilderness of Sherwood Forest where he stumbles across a group of outlaws. Although initially suspicious of the aristocrat's motives, the men are soon won ...
Plot: robin hood, medieval, swashbuckler, ancient, sword fight, tyrant, forest, sword, murder, villain, bird, evil man ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Vengeance of the Three Musketeers (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Romance
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Based on Alexandre Dumas père novel. Part 2.
Plot: musketeer, three musketeers, duel, father son relationship, friendship, conspiracy, chase, courage, good versus evil, sword fight, loyalty, swashbuckler ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%