Movies like Padmaavat

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Padmaavat (2018)
 7.0
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Padmaavat (2018)
Original name: पद्मावत
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Rani Padmavati - the wife of Maharawal Ratan Singh, is known for her beauty and valour in 13th century India. She captures the fancy of the reigning Sultan of Delhi, the tyrant Alauddin Khilji, who becomes obsessed with her and goes to great lengths to fulfill his greed.
Style: captivating, exciting, touching, suspenseful, epic
Plot: sultan, bollywood, fortress, king, queen, honor, love, army, obsession, battles, battle, marriage, war, love triangle, fall in love, love affair, wife husband relationship, husband wife relationship, swinger, siege, forbidden love, mongol, catapult, medieval, romance ...
Time: 13th century
Place: afghanistan, new delhi, delhi

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Bajirao Mastani (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 158 min.
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 7.6
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Jodhaa Akbar (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 213 min.
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Duration: 150 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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 7.6
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Country: India
Duration: 185 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
War and Peace (1965)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Soviet Union
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.3
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Brazil
Duration: 105 min.
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Style: emotional, realistic, serious, touching, gloomy
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 7.8
 2K
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Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 165 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Country: India
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 4.4
 1K
Sword of War (2009)
Genre: Drama, History, War
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Duration: 139 min.
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Style: serious, epic, realistic, captivating
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⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 6.4
 4K
Taras Bulba (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control of the Steps to the Cossacks. After the battle, however, the Poles back out of their agreement and ...
Style: epic, touching, atmospheric, gloomy, exciting ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
 7.5
 45K
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Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
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Style: stylized, realistic, captivating, factual, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
21%