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: tyrant, friends, king, cave, con artists, friendship, politics, wine, sword, sword fight, philosophy, chase, horse riding, father son relationship, palace, horse jumping, bow and arrow, tunnel, shepherd, greco roman wrestling, brotherhood, mission, chariot, homosexual subtext, male male relationship ...
Place: ancient greece, greece, sicily, athens greece

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out psychotronic, semi serious, exciting and serious films with plots about sword fight, sword, peplum, sword and sandal, battles, heroes and battle 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), The Seven Tasks of Ali Baba (1962), Ulysses Against Hercules (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: sword and sandal, wall, lion, strangulation, childhood friend, dance, queen, folk hero, martial arts, muscleman, torch, secret passage ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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95%
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: sword and sandal, peplum, urination, treason, punched in the stomach, arrow in back, sword fight, arena, beefcake, brawl, tavern, fistfight ...
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71%
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, sister, murder, warrior, sword and sandal, beefcake martial arts, daughter, greco roman wrestling, sword fight, violence, wrestling, spear ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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.
Plot: dragon, peplum, sword and sandal, king, queen, greek mythology, trap, underground, sidekick, impalement, sword, spear ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: peplum, torture, sword fight, secret passage, public execution, whip, gong, net, horse riding, secret passageway, dance number, dungeon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Ulysses Against Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ulysses offends the gods so they send Hercules to capture him and bring him to them.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, heroes, battles, adventurer, warrior, sword, sword fight, imaginary, escapades, military, chases and races, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: sword and sandal, battle, greco roman wrestling, hercules, tyranny, human sacrifice, kiss, arrow in back, wrestling match, peplum, tent, slave ...
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A Challenge for Robin Hood (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 96 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: swashbuckler, robin hood, wrestling, taxes, villain, adventure hero, camp, escape, forest, crossbow, kiss, bird ...
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Whom the Gods Wish to Destroy 2 (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: epic, saga
Plot: battles, king, battle, sword fight, dragon, knight, massacre, fight, brother sister relationship, church, suicide, dwarf ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, evil man, sword fight, battle, gladiator, torture chamber, whip, sea monster, dungeon, peplum ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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: siege, shot to death, warrior, horse jumping, battle, arena, war violence, flashback, stampede, kiss, fire, cavalry charge ...
Time: ancient world
Place: ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: forest, knight, swashbuckler, archery, warrior, archer, stick fight, sword, knife, outlaw, sword duel, sword fight ...
⇓ 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: adventure hero, sword duel, sword, warrior, catholic, swordsman, cardinal the priest, king, combat, heroes, security guard, palace ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 sandal, peplum, spear, muscleman, greek mythology, martial arts, battle, villain, warrior, wrestling, disarming someone ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Hercules, Samson & Ulysses (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Three strongmen hunt down a murderous sea monster.
Style: psychotronic, homoerotic, cult film
Plot: hercules, greek mythology, carrier pigeon, shot with a bow and arrow, sword and fantasy, wrestling, muscleman, mixed martial arts, standoff, fight, horse, martial arts ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: sword fight, ship, mixed martial arts, evil man, bow and arrow, beating, slave auction, wrestling, martial arts, acrobat, fistfight, adventurer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Huckleberry Finn (1975)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Huckleberry Finn, a rambuctious boy adventurer chafing under the bonds of civilization, escapes his humdrum world and his selfish, plotting father by sailing a raft down the Mississippi River. Accompanying him is Jim, a slave running away from being ...
Style: touching, feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids
Plot: friendship, friends, adventure, family, escapades, coming of age, on the run, chases and races, mischievous children, interracial relations, racism, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mississippi, usa, mississippi river
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The Letter for the King (2008)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young Tiuri has to pass the final test before before being knighted by king Dagonaut. He has to pass a night in the chapel, what is suddenly disturbed by a strangers request of help. With his decision to help the stranger, Tiuri abandons his given ...
Style: feel good, entertaining, sincere, exciting, serious ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: adventure, heroic mission, escapades, heroes, danger, friendship, obsessive quest, knight, youth, rivalry, family, sword fight ...
Time: middle ages
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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: psychotronic, epic
Plot: hercules, peplum, sword and sandal, fictional war, strongman, sword and fantasy, armor, brawl, warrior, battlefield, fistfight, arena ...
Time: ancient times
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Huck and the King of Hearts (1994)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Taking place in the 1990's, Huck and his card shark friend, Jim, travel from California to Nevada searching for Huck's long-lost grandpa. Along the way, a deceived card player chases the two across the states with his two, less ...
Style: humorous, feel good, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: society, chase, politics, young heroes, orphan, family, adventure, dangerous animal, friends, animal life, optimism, disorder ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: missouri, mississippi, las vegas, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: stylized, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: evil queen, heroes, sword fight, alien, moon, mythology, sacrifice, hercules, princess, horse, evil alien, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, europe, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Journey to Spirit Island (1988)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A greedy Indian persuades his tribe to sell the lonesome 'Spirit Island' for a congress center. Instead of transferring the historical graves on it like he tells his tribe, he plans to wipe them out. By accident a group of two Indian kids ...
Style: semi serious
Plot: society, betrayal, adventure, friends, teenage life, teaching the ways of the world, innocence lost, cons and scams, ghost, girl, coming of age, cave ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: peplum, waterfall, thirst, beefcake, ancient rome, midget, dungeon, gladiator, torture, arena, fight in water, camp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, duel, palace, cardinal the priest, royalty, henchman, swashbuckler, lady in waiting, good versus evil, sword fight, courage, rescue ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Samson Against the Sheik (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An adventure movie directed by Domenico Paolella.
Plot: lion, peplum, drugged drink, chess, whip, sword fight, dungeon, net, evil man, coconut, bondage, nun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Hercules the Avenger (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Reg Park returns to his antics of old as the man of iron in HERCULES THE AVENGER. The Son of Jove undertakes another journey into the nether realms battling zombies and monsters in order to rescue his son, allowing goddess Gia an opportunity to ...
Plot: sword and sandal, bondage, greek mythology, violence, blood, tyrant, bare chested male fighting, hercules, lion, stabbing, monster, magic ...
Place: sicily, greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, serious, realistic
Plot: battles, intrigue, escapades, corrupted ruler, rivalry, soldier, state affairs, wedding, adventure, dishonesty, leadership, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 5th century
Place: rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: peplum, sword and sandal, warrior, hand to hand combat, sword fight, ancient rome, hercules, sword, violence, soldier, muscleman, folk hero ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Treasure of Pirate's Point (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Ahoy Maties! There's a treasure chest of gold buried on Pirate's Point. When the living descendant of legendary pirate Captain Vane lets Ray in on the secret, there's mutiny in the town. Now, Ray and his friends are on a mission to ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: family outing
Plot: pirate, friendship, friends, family life, treasure hunt, rivalry, adventure, family relations, best friends, escapades, heroes, family ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%