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Lapu-Lapu (2002)
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Lapu-Lapu (2002)
Genre: Action, Biography, History, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 125 min.
Story: A film showing the struggles of Lapu-Lapu and how he defended Mactan, Cebu from the invading Spanish forces.
Plot: spaniard, ship, king, island, queen, female nudity, warrior, tribe, settler, sword, hand to hand combat, spanish inquisition, new world, language barrier, explorer
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: spain

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and epic films with plots about battle, betrayal, military, king, war, murder and sword mostly in History, War and Biography genres. Some movies like Lapu-Lapu: The Last Emperor (2015), Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007), Louis, the Child King (1993), The Admiral: Roaring Currents (2014), Assault Platoon (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Emperor (2015)
Genre: Action, Biography, History, War
Country: India
Duration: 157 min.
Story: Rudraba, daughter of Ganapatideva, the emperor of the Kakatiya dynasty, was officially designated a son through the ancient Putrika ceremony and given the name Rudradeva so that she could succeed her father after his death. Despite opposition, she ...
Plot: bed, warrior, female warrior, female removes her clothes, queen, marriage, river
Place: india
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Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, Germany, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: When Queen Elizabeth's reign is threatened by ruthless familial betrayal and Spain's invading army, she and her shrewd adviser must act to safeguard to the lives of her people.
Style: epic, serious, realistic, captivating, colourful ...
Plot: queen, british history, royal family, queen elizabeth i, throne, period piece, political intrigue, head of state, catholicism, palace intrigue, politics, execution ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, renaissance, 1500s, 18th century ...
Place: england, spain, europe, scotland, virginia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Louis, the Child King (1993)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France
Duration: 160 min.
Story: History buffs will glory in the riches of Louis, Enfant Roi, others will perhaps find this complex story of intrigues and betrayals in the court of the young king tough sledding. When Louis the Fourteenth (1638-1715) was born, the power of ...
Style: baroque
Plot: dysfunctional family, battlefield, civil war, revolt, french, political intrigue, ballet, duke, corporal punishment, spanking, spaniard, queen ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Admiral: Roaring Currents (2014)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: South Korea
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The film mainly follows the famous 1597 Battle of Myeongryang during the Japanese invasion of Korea (1592-1598), where the iconic Joseon admiral Yi Sun-sin managed to destroy a total of 133 Japanese warships with only 13 ships remaining in his ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: war, ship, heroic mission, battles, navy, against the odds, heroes, military, human spirit, tough heroes, hopes, naval battle ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: battleship, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Assault Platoon (1990)
Genre: Action, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1973 Vietnam, gas bombs are dropped on villages, killing men, women, and children. Two downed American pilots, accused of the bombings, are captured and tortured. Both men give name, rank, and serial number but neither one confesses. Elsewhere, a ...
Plot: interrogation, torture, jail, explosion, jungle, fistfight, bare breasts, gun in mouth, hands tied behind back, electric torture, russian roulette
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Mace with Three Seals (1977)
Genre: Biography, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 177 min.
Story: At the end of the 16th century, Wallachia's ruler Michael the Brave dreams of uniting the kingdoms of Wallachia,Transylvania and Moldavia into a single country known as The United Principalities.
Plot: romanian, sultan, russian empire, fortress, mace
Time: 16th century, 17th century
Place: transylvania, europe, ottoman empire, romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Michael the Brave (1970)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania, France, Italy
Duration: 203 min.
Story: An epic fresco depicting the reign (1593-1601) of Mihai Pätrascu (better known as "Mihai Viteazul" / "Michael the Brave"), the famous prince who united the three provinces: Transalpine Vallachia, Transylvania and Moldavia, into ...
Style: serious, captivating, epic, realistic, exciting
Plot: betrayal, political intrigue, rivalry, battle zone, war, state affairs, political unrest, battles, politics, dishonesty, military, fortress ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: romania, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: France, Spain, USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: 1492: Conquest of Paradise depicts Christopher Columbus’ discovery of The New World and his effect on the indigenous people.
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventurer, adventure, tribe, culture clash, tragic hero, indigenous, obsessive quest, rebellion, rebelliousness, royal family, battles, inventions and discoveries ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, renaissance, 1500s
Place: spain, europe, caribbean, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
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Outlaw King (2018)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Forced into exile by the English after being crowned King of Scotland, legendary warrior Robert the Bruce fights to reclaim the throne.
Style: atmospheric, suspense, exciting, factual, breathtaking
Plot: exile, medieval, battle, kingdom, historical character, king, battlefield, knight, castle, male objectification, taking off clothes, nobleman ...
Time: 14th century
Place: scotland, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Hans Staden (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Brazil, Portugal
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the eve of his return to Europe after an extended involuntary stay in 16th-century Brazil, the German sailor Hans Staden is captured by a hostile cannibal Indian tribe. In order to survive he tries to convince the Indians that he is not ...
Plot: captive, cannibal, held captive, colonization, male full rear nudity, amazon rainforest, new world, male nudity, native american, female nudity, tribe, native american tribe ...
Time: 16th century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
King Conqueror (2009)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Fantasy, History, War
Country: Spain
Story: The life and battles of James I, King of Aragon (a.k.a. King Conqueror), the most renowned of the Spanish medieval kings of Aragon (1213-1276), who added the Kingdom of Valencia, the Kingdom of Majorca and the County of Barcelona to his realm and ...
Plot: kingdom, religion, muslim, castle, monastery, empire, defeat, heaven, noble, christian, battle, military ...
Place: tunisia, hungary, barcelona spain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Legend of Suriyothai (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Thailand
Duration: 185 min.
Story: During the 16th century, as Thailand contends with both a civil war and Burmese invasion, a beautiful princess rises up to help protect the glory of the Kingdom of Ayothaya. Based on the life of Queen Suriyothai.
Style: epic, serious, atmospheric, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: invasion, queen, betrayal, royal family, rivalry, master warrior, tragic hero, legend, war, intrigue, political unrest, battles ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: thailand, burma, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 73
Sattar Khan (1972)
Genre: Action, Biography, History
Country: Iran
Story: Based on the true story of the Azari war hero, Satar Khan, during the time of the Constitutional Revolution. The story follows Satar and Heidar as they join another hero Bagher Khan.
Plot: hijab, betrayal, murder, parliament, revolt, revolution, pride, revisionist history, king
Time: 18th century
Place: tehran iran, iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Sharpe's Company (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Spain 1812 The Duke of Wellington plans to lay siege to Badajoz. A murderous figure from Sharpe's past uses a beautiful woman revenge himself on Sharpe, now the father of her child. Sharpe has reason to be happy, he holds his daughter for the ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: soldier, british soldier, napoleonic wars, military, siege, lone wolves, adventure, battle zone, military life, tough heroes, war, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.3
 283
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: gold, village, battle, gladiator, druid, julius caesar, patriot, barbarian, loyalty, spear, paganism, ancient rome ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
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42%
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Lafayette (1962)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 158 min.
Story: At 13 years old, Marie-Joseph Paul Roch Yves Gilbert Motier inherited from his parents a long name, a fortune bigger then that, and the title of Marquis de La Fayette. Barely past majority, he was a brilliant lieutenant and a King Musketeer, and ...
Plot: uniform, incognito, american revolution, sailing ship, british army, american flag, wound, horse, spy, nobility, fort, historical event ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, britain
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Max Manus: Man of War (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
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Duration: 118 min.
Story: Max Manus is a Norwegian 2008 biographic war film based on the real events of the life of resistance fighter Max Manus (1914–96), after his contribution in the Winter War against the Soviet Union. The story follows Manus through the outbreak of ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: norway, europe, scotland, stockholm sweden, oslo norway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Charles, King and Emperor (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Story: The series tells the story of Charles I or Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor, one of the most powerful men Europe has met, the ruler of a empire as great in size as in diversity. As the life of Charles of Habsburg is told since his arrival to Spain, it ...
Plot: king, monarchy, queen, royal family, kingdom, emperor, aristocrat, catholicism, aristocracy, european history, court intrigue, palace
Time: 1500s, 16th century
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 2K
The Dacians (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The great King of Dacia, Decebal (Decebalus), is disposed to make the ultimate sacrifice in order to keep the integrity of his people. His own son, Cotyso, is given to the god Zamolxis to the dismay of the King and his daughter Meda. Septimius ...
Plot: sword, horse riding, ancient rome, human sacrifice, village, loyalty, sword duel, battle, army general, throne, patriot, archer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Sea Wolves (1980)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
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Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1943, 1930s
Place: india, asia, seaport, portugal, germany ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich (2016)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: USA
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Plot: nazi, british, raid, undercover, gestapo, ss, leather jacket, officer, operation, airplane, russian, world war two ...
Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Ip Man 4 (2019)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Hong Kong
Story: Ip Man 4 is an upcoming Hong Kong biographical martial arts film directed by Wilson Yip and produced by Raymond Wong. It is the fourth in the Ip Man film series based on the life of the Wing Chun grandmaster of the same name and features Donnie Yen ...
Style: based on true events, atmospheric, inspirational, uplifting, suspense
Audience: boys' night
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Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Germany, Kazakhstan
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Story: The story recounts the early life of Genghis Khan, a slave who went on to conquer half the world in the 11th century.
Style: epic, stylized, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Last Samurai (2003)
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Country: USA, New Zealand, Japan
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Nathan Algren is an American hired to instruct the Japanese army in the ways of modern warfare, which finds him learning to respect the samurai and the honorable principles that rule them. Pressed to destroy the samurai's way of life in the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, epic, inter cultural ...
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Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.6
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Henry V (1989)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Gritty adaption of William Shakespeare's play about the English King's bloody conquest of France.
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: battles, kingdom, shakespeare, medieval, war, politics, princess, royal family, king of england, state affairs, human spirit, wooing ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
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Waterloo (1970)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 134 min.
Story: After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect from the King back to him. The best of the British generals, the Duke of ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, destiny, master warrior, soldier, tragic hero, war, leadership, british army, heroic mission, adventure, military life, political unrest ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1810s
Place: belgium, england, europe, new zealand, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Outlaw (2010)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain, Brazil, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A chronicle of the life of Spanish playwright and poet Lope de Vega, who dominated Spain’s early Golden Age of Theatre in the 16th Century. Lope returns home from war and enters the theatre world when a producer’s beautiful daughter takes a ...
Style: captivating, serious, clever, realistic, stylized
Plot: writer's life, love affair, artists and showbiz, love and romance, womanizer, love triangle, couples, lifestyle, playwright, lack of money, funeral, stage play ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: spain, europe, portugal
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The President (2012)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Thriller, War
Country: Philippines
Duration: 162 min.
Story: The film begins with his capture by Philippine and US forces under Frederick Funston's command in 1901, then flashes back to 1886, when an old woman gives Aguinaldo and his childhood friend Candido Tirona cryptic prophecies. Ten years later, ...
Style: suspense
Plot: blood, husband wife relationship, anger, medicine, defection, murder of friend, secret society, baptism, freedom fighter, political repression, secret police, afterlife ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Nanking (2007)
Genre: Biography, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The story of the rape of Nanking, one of the most tragic events in history. In 1937, the invading Japanese army murdered over 200,000 and raped tens of thousands of Chinese. In the midst of this horror, a small group of Western expatriates banded ...
Style: serious, gloomy, rough, realistic
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Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, year 1938, year 1937
Place: china, asia, japan, shanghai china
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32%
Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Spain, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
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