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Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)
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Hercules Against the Barbarians (1964)
Original name: Maciste nell'inferno di Gengis Khan
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The eternal Hercules in this film has gone way beyond his usual time and place in ancient Greece and is now helping Poland free itself of Mongol invaders in the 12th century. Mark Forest is the star of this peplum epic, Hercules Against The Barbarians.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, rescue, superhero, adventure, military, legends and myths, danger, escapades, rivalry, battle zone, dancing, horse, martial arts, princess, fight, crocodile, snake, violence, tough guy, warrior, slave, camp, male female relationship, genghis khan ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, poland

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Most similar movies to Hercules Against the Barbarians

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, serious, stylized and psychotronic films with plots about heroes, battles, sword fight, combat, sword, battle and sword and sandal mostly in Adventure, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Hercules Against the Barbarians: The Rebel Gladiators (1962), The Lion of Thebes (1964), Kindar the Invulnerable (1965), Hercules and the Masked Rider (1963), Hercules and the Amazon Women (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hercules Against the Mongols (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though Genghis Khan eventually sought peace with the West, his death in 1227 AD puts into power his three war-like sons: Sayan, Susdal, and Kin Khan. These sons quickly overrun the city of Tuleda and take prisoner Princess Bianca, though young ...
Plot: hercules, sword and sandal, kidnapping, betrayal, gold, horse chase, bow and arrow, drifter, christian, knife fight, swordsman, slave ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Goliath battles for the freedom of the Babylonian people.
Style: psychotronic, homoerotic
Plot: peplum, arena, gladiator, sword and sandal, rebellion, battlefield, spear, swordsman, beefcake, wrestler, dwarf, torch ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Rebel Gladiators (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In order to persuade the Emperor to spare his village, the mighty Ursus is forced to fight the greatest gladiator in Rome in the Roman Arena.
Plot: arena, sword and sandal, gladiator, greek mythology, ancient rome, peplum, prison, slave, myth, strongman, fistfight, good versus evil ...
Time: ancient times
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
Hercules and the Princess of Troy (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 47 min.
Story: Hercules (Gordon Scott) sets out to save the city of Troy from a horrible sea monster. Meanwhile, the city is threatened by a different kind of monster--a smarmy politician who will stop at nothing to seize the throne.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, epic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: heroes, battles, hercules, master warrior, escapades, royal family, fall in love, legends and myths, woman in danger, tough heroes, save the princess, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, stylized, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, royal family, kidnapping, aging, intrigue, state affairs, heroic mission, legends and myths, woman in danger, vengeance, chases and races, betrayal ...
Time: ancient history, 60s
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Kindar the Invulnerable (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An evil bandit kidnaps a sultan's son and raises him but finds the son has magic powers.
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, camp, brunette, ambush, palace, one man army, fire, caravan, newborn, camel, belly dancer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hercules and the Masked Rider (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: In 16th century Spain, Don Francisco reluctantly betroths his daughter, Blanca, to the arrogant Don Ramiro in order to preserve the lands in the family estate. Then Don Juan, Don Francisco's nephew and Blanca's true love, returns from the ...
Style: homoerotic
Plot: battlefield, wrestling, knife throwing, river, escape, redhead girl, castle, greek mythology, kiss, cousin cousin relationship, strongman, lasso ...
Time: 17th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Circle of Fire (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When all the earth's fire begins to go out, Hercules and Deianeira must go in search for fire to stop the world from cold. "Hercules and the Circle of Fire" is the third movie-length pilot episode of the television series ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, semi serious, exciting
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, heroes, mythology, battles, hercules, legend, legends and myths, dangerous attraction, escapades, danger, imaginary, space and aliens ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Terror of Rome Against the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In this sword and sandal fantasy, Poseidon must battle a gladiator quartet in ancient Rome. If he wins, the son of Hercules will have his life and anything else he wants. Sure enough, he wins and asks that the life of a Christian girl be spared. But ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hercules, beefcake, camp, fistfight, strongman, raid, heroes, battles, kiss, arson, stabbed in the stomach, hand to hand combat ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maciste arranges for himself and his new friend Bangor to be captured by a mysterious band of white-clad marauders and taken to an underground city. There the two are forced to turn an enormous wheel along with other captives as part of a ...
Style: cult film, homoerotic
Plot: muscleman, sword and sandal, peplum, male female relationship, greek mythology, mole, gong, bare chested male fighting, beast, underground city, cover up, prisoner ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Hercules: The Legendary Journeys - Hercules and the Lost Kingdom (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hercules comes to the aid of a young woman who is seeking the lost city of Troy. Eventually, Hercules leads her to a camp of refugees from the city, which has been taken over by Hera's Blue Priests. Hercules helps the refugees take back the ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, suspense, captivating
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: greek mythology, hercules, warrior, mythology, heroes, legend, superhuman powers, adventure, supernatural, danger, imaginary, legends and myths ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Hercules in the Maze of the Minotaur (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules has settled down with his wife and children, but misses the good old days traveling around having exciting adventures. Then one day he is persuaded out of his farming "retirement" to help a distant village which is being attacked ...
Style: exciting, serious, entertaining, light, tense ...
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, minotaur, heroes, legend, monster, hercules, adventure, rescue, good versus evil, superhuman powers, heroic mission ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Hercules and the Amazon Women (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Hercules and Iolaus take time out from Iolaus' wedding preparations, to help a distant village under attack from "monsters". When they reach their destination, they find the monsters are in fact Amazonian women who are controlled by ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, cult film
Plot: mythology, amazon, greek mythology, heroes, good versus evil, one man army, warrior, heroic mission, superhuman powers, adventure, superhero, rescue ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Beyond Justice (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A woman's ex-husband, who is the son of an Arab chieftain, kidnaps their teenage son and brings him back to Morocco, where the boy is to be made the leader of the tribe. The child's mother hires a mercenary to get her son and bring him ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, desert, kidnapping, adventure, danger, crimes, heroic mission, missing person, vengeance, tough heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 90s
Place: morocco
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Blade Master (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Muscle-bound Ator and his mute Asian sidekick travel from the ends of the Earth to save his aged mentor from the evil mustachioed Zor.
Style: semi serious, futuristic
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: barbarian, kidnapping, battles, good versus evil, heroes, warrior, sword, cave, curses spells and rituals, adventure, supernatural, superhero ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times, stone age
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Hercules in the Underworld (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When villagers begin disappearing it is discovered that they had fallen through a crack in the earth which goes straight to Hades. Hercules once again comes to the rescue and faces one of his most difficult challenges, and must prove himself as a ...
Style: exciting, semi serious
Plot: mythology, greek mythology, heroes, one man army, battles, hercules, legend, dangerous attraction, village life, legends and myths, village, rescue ...
Time: 90s
Place: greece, ancient greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Atlas (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Evil king Praximedes convinces superhero Atlas to fight for him, but Atlas eventually sees the king's true nature and turns against him.
Style: suspenseful, epic, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cult, escapades, daring rescue, state affairs, imaginary, soldier, betrayal, legends and myths, heroic mission, battle zone, woman in danger, danger ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Ivanhoe (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in ...
Style: tense, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: knight, heroes, rescue, good versus evil, heroic mission, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, romance, jousting, corrupted ruler ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Erik the Conqueror (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In the 9th Century, two Viking children, separated since their early childhood with one raised by the British and the other by Vikings, meet after nearly 20 years as rivals as war breaks out between Britian and the Vikings for control of England.
Style: stylized, epic, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: viking, betrayal, heroes, battles, sword fight, master warrior, head of state, dishonesty, siblings relations, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, danger ...
Time: 9th century, middle ages, ancient world
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Sansone contro il corsaro nero (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: aka Hercules and the Black Pirates. Brave and noble Samson fights pirates as a soldier in the royal army. He wants to marry lovely fair maiden Rosita, but her haughty governor father disapproves. Meanwhile, the cunning and duplicitous Rodrigo ...
Plot: beefcake, sword, legendary hero, ocean, martial arts, sea, super strength, violence, warrior, disarming someone, mixed martial arts, heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Canada, Germany, UK, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Swashbuckling legend of Robin Hood unfolds in the 12th century when the mighty Normans ruled England with an iron fist.
Style: atmospheric, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, unlikely partners, lone wolves, fighting the system, partners, rivalry, daring rescue, danger, romance ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: yorkshire
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Ator, the Fighting Eagle (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The son of Torren learns of his heritage, goes to avenge the deaths of his fellow villagers, and rescue his sister/love interest from the evil Dakkar and his spider cult. Ator battles giant spiders, swordsmen cloaked in shadow, re-animated dead ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, captivating, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Atlas Against the Cyclops (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Strongman Maciste must battle the one-eyed Cyclops monster that is ravaging the land of Sadok, while at the same time fending off the advances of the evil Queen Capys, who wants to do a little ravaging of her own.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, monster, peplum, cyclops, sword and sandal, superhero, adventure, escapades, rescue, imaginary, battles, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Sword of the Valiant: The Legend of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gawain was a squire in King Arthur's court when the Green Knight burst in and offered to play a game with a brave knight. Gawain journeys across the land, learning about life, saving damsels, and solving the Green Knight's riddle.
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: teens
Plot: king arthur, battles, heroes, squire, puzzle, knight, legends and myths, danger, adventurer, imaginary, adventure, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Hero of Rome (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In ancient Rome, the people finally oust their despised king, Tarquinius, and declare the city a republic. Tarquinius makes an alliance with the Etruscan king, Porsenna, to take back power in Rome, but a Roman general, the heroic Mucius, sets out to ...
Style: suspenseful, stylized, bleak, epic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: ancient history
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Young Hercules (1998)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: This film directed by T.J. Scott is a prequel to the popular television series. At an academy for mythological warriors, 17-year-old Hercules (Ian Bohen) meets Jason, the next in line to rule Corinth. When Jason discovers that his father is ill, ...
Style: offbeat, serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, teens, kids
Plot: heroes, mythology, greek mythology, hercules, legendary hero, warrior, rivalry, teenage life, imaginary, adventure, escapades, danger ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Warrior Angels (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA, Ireland, Lithuania
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1190, the knight Elizabeth leaves her young son Peter in England, battles, and is wounded in the Third Holy Crusade. She must return to her village, where she is informed by the local priest that Peter was abducted by the wicked tyrant Grekkor ...
Style: exciting, serious, disturbing, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, rivalry, adventure, medieval, danger, battles, vengeance, escapades, daring rescue, master warrior, courage ...
Time: middle ages
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Arn: The Kingdom at the End of the Road (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Denmark, Sweden, Finland, UK, Norway, Germany
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Arn has served his term in the Holy land and returns home to be reunited with his beloved Cecilia. When he returns home, he discovers that political forces tries to separate him and Cecilia - but thanks to queen Blanka they can finally get married. ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: war, escapades, military, adventure, homecoming, heroic mission, battle zone, forbidden love, danger, leadership, heroes, state affairs ...
Time: middle ages
Place: sweden, europe, holy land, eastern europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Spartacus and the Ten Gladiators (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The story of Spartacus and 10 other gladiators who rebelled against the bloody coliseum sports. They escape and are faced at every turn by Roman soldiers bent on taking them back to the Coliseum - dead or alive!
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, rescue, heroes, battles, rivalry, danger, war, state affairs, ambition, adventure, military, soldier ...
Time: ancient history
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When strange atmospheric events occur in the disunited city states of Ancient Greece, a forum debates what action to take. As there is no agreement, Androcles King of Thebes seeks the assistance of his friend, the legendary Hercules. Hercules, now ...
Style: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, boys' night
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Time: ancient history
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