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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, spanish inquisition, sword, hand to hand combat, 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 serious, realistic, exciting and epic films with plots about battle, betrayal, king, military, battles, sword and war mostly in History, War and Biography genres. Some movies like Lapu-Lapu: The Last Emperor (2015), Elizabeth: The Golden Age (2007), The Admiral: Roaring Currents (2014), Louis, the Child King (1993), 1492: Conquest of Paradise (1992). 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: river, marriage, queen, female warrior, warrior, female removes her clothes, bed
Place: india
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95%
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, realistic, serious, captivating, colourful ...
Plot: queen, throne, royal family, british history, queen elizabeth i, execution, political intrigue, period piece, politics, head of state, catholicism, palace intrigue ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, renaissance, 1500s, 18th century ...
Place: england, spain, europe, scotland, virginia ...
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, epic, exciting ...
Plot: war, ship, heroic mission, hopes, human spirit, heroes, military, tough heroes, battles, against the odds, navy, naval battle ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: battleship, korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: court, political intrigue, civil war, revolt, battlefield, dysfunctional family, french, french history, sibling rivalry, talking to the camera, intrigue, prime minister ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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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, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tribe, adventurer, adventure, rebellion, culture clash, heroes, royal family, obsessive quest, tragic hero, anniversary, military, danger ...
Time: 15th century, 16th century, 1500s, renaissance
Place: spain, europe, caribbean, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, ship, cannibalism, amazon, male nudity, native american, body paint, native american tribe, amazon rainforest, colonization ...
Time: 16th century
Place: brazil
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: bare breasts, interrogation, jail, torture, explosion, jungle, fistfight, electric torture, russian roulette, hands tied behind back, gun in mouth
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: sultan, romanian, fortress, russian empire, mace
Time: 16th century, 17th century
Place: transylvania, romania, ottoman empire, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: epic, realistic, captivating, exciting, serious
Plot: betrayal, political intrigue, politics, rivalry, military, battle zone, state affairs, war, battles, dishonesty, political unrest, torture ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages
Place: romania, transylvania
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Charles, King and Emperor (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Spain
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, queen, monarchy, royal family, kingdom, european history, palace, emperor, catholicism, aristocrat, aristocracy, court intrigue
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, battle, medieval, kingdom, battlefield, knight, historical character, king, castle, minstrel, guerilla warfare, aristocrat ...
Time: 14th century
Place: scotland, england
⇓ 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: castle, christian, monastery, knight, exile, battle, crusade, heaven, noble, muslim, kingdom, feud ...
Place: france, tunisia, barcelona spain, hungary
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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, stylized, atmospheric, serious, realistic ...
Plot: betrayal, rivalry, royal family, invasion, queen, master warrior, chaos and mayhem, escapades, war, unfulfillment, adventure, politics ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: thailand, burma, asia
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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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: revolt, revolution, murder, betrayal, pride, parliament, king, revisionist history, hijab
Time: 18th century
Place: iran, tehran iran
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: rough, captivating, exciting, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: soldier, military, siege, napoleonic wars, british soldier, lone wolves, heroic mission, family relations, escapades, war, uninhibited rivalry, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
Place: spain, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: paganism, ancient rome, barbarian, patriot, battle, julius caesar, druid, gladiator, village, loyalty, horse, king ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
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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: sailing ship, spy, king, horse, queen, battle, wound, american revolution, british flag, incognito, british army, uniform ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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: atmospheric, based on true events, uplifting, inspirational, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: warrior, mentor, human spirit, master warrior, kung fu, one man army, fighting movie, hand to hand combat, good versus evil, philosophy, idealism, morality ...
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Max Manus: Man of War (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Norway, Denmark, Germany
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, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: resistance, escape, idealism, manhunt, torture, nervous breakdown, occupation, soldier, fear, depression, loss of friend, saboteur ...
Time: 40s, 20th century, 1940s
Place: norway, europe, scotland, stockholm sweden, oslo norway ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Revolution. Crossing the Andes (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Argentina
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1880, Buenos Aires. In a lost pension, a journalist interviews one of the last living men who crossed the Andes with San Martín. Manuel Esteban Corvalan was 15 years old then, and literacy was one of his secretaries.Your account will allow us to ...
Plot: independence, revolution, soldier, colonel
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 1880s
Place: south america, spain, argentina, chile, andes mountains
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mongol: The Rise of Genghis Khan (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia, Germany, Kazakhstan
Duration: 126 min.
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
Plot: monk, conquering, slavery, tribe, king, escape, arranged marriage, battle, leadership, childhood, ambition, politics ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: mongolia, asia, china, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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: ancient rome, sword, horse riding, throne, army general, battle, village, loyalty, human sacrifice, sword duel, patriot, archery ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Sea Wolves (1980)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This true story follows the exploits of a top secret British military mission to destroy Nazi radio ships in a neutral harbor during WWII. The daring plan is led by British Intelligence officers Col. Lewis Pugh (Gregory Peck) and Capt. Gavin Stewart ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: espionage, british intelligence, adventure, war, british colonial, ship, heroes, military life, leadership, undercover, save the world, danger ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century, year 1943, 1930s
Place: india, asia, seaport, germany, portugal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: realistic, captivating, serious, clever, stylized
Plot: love affair, couples, love triangle, lifestyle, womanizer, love and romance, artists and showbiz, writer's life, scandal, confession, employer employee relationship, lack of money ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: spain, portugal, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Beyond Valkyrie: Dawn of the Fourth Reich (2016)
Genre: Action, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An intense thriller from the frontlines of World War II. As Operation Valkyrie prepares to assassinate Adolph Hitler, an Allied special ops team prepares to extract the man destined to lead post-war Germany. But after Valkyrie fails, everything ...
Plot: gestapo, undercover, ss, fight, german, resistance, nazi, attack, wartime, russian, world war two, airplane ...
Time: 1940s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Last Samurai (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
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, epic, serious, inter cultural ...
Plot: samurai, warrior, self discovery, courage, friendship, master warrior, battles, human spirit, war, pride and honor, dignity, swords and armor ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s
Place: japan, asia, pacific ocean, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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, rough, captivating, exciting, serious ...
Plot: battles, princess, kingdom, war, politics, shakespeare, medieval, wooing, royal family, human spirit, love and romance, military ...
Time: 15th century, 1400s
Place: france, europe, england, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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
Plot: knight, battles, king, warrior, siege, war, military, christianity, army, muslim, self sacrifice, adventure ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages
Place: holy land, middle east, england, israel, jerusalem ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.3
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El Cid (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 182 min.
Story: Epic film of the legendary Spanish hero, Rodrigo Diaz ("El Cid" to his followers), who, without compromising his strict sense of honour, still succeeds in taking the initiative and driving the Moors from Spain.
Style: epic, stylized, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: war, knight, treason, convent, siege, tragic hero, betrayal, adventure, vengeance, on the run, dishonesty, political unrest ...
Time: middle ages
Place: spain, europe, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Stephen the Great - Vaslui 1475 (1975)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 137 min.
Story: In 1475 when Stephen the Great, ruler of Moldavia is facing an invading Ottoman army of 120 000 men, the fate of Christian Europe largely depends on the battle's outcome.
Plot: epic battle, spy, blood, battle, hostage, kidnapping, muslim, christianity, warrior, pope, forest, throne ...
Time: middle ages, 1400s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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