Movies like The Massacre of Glencoe

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The Massacre of Glencoe (1972)
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The Massacre of Glencoe (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 58 min.
Story: The true story of the events leading up to the infamous massacre of the Macdonalds by the Campbells in February of 1692.
Plot: horse, treason, battles, betrayal, conspiracy, aristocrat, sword, massacre, historical event, british royal family, intrigue, murder, drunkenness, atrocity, hospitality, rivalry, wig, execution, deadline, british history, drinking alcohol, kilt, drinking, battle, musket ...
Time: 17th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out captivating, serious, realistic and talky films with plots about betrayal, sword, battles, murder, state affairs, battle and rivalry mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like The Massacre of Glencoe: Gunpowder, Treason & Plot (2004), Mary Queen of Scots (2018), Royal Wives at War (2016), May the Lord Be with Us (2018), Gunpowder (2017). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gunpowder, Treason & Plot (2004)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 205 min.
Story: A BBC miniseries based loosely on the lives of Mary, Queen of Scots, and her son James I of England.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: king, royal family, execution, coronation, power, horse riding, rivalry, treason, betrayal, spy, conspiracy, monarchy ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: england, scotland, london
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Mary Queen of Scots (2018)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Mary Stuart attempts to overthrow her cousin Elizabeth I, Queen of England, only to find herself condemned to years of imprisonment before facing execution.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, bleak, bad ending ...
Plot: royal court, royal family, queen elizabeth i, queen, state affairs, throne, rivalry, british history, cousin cousin relationship, betrayal, female protagonist, protestant ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe, scottish highlands
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Royal Wives at War (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
Story: The Queen Mother and Wallis Simpson look back at the dramatic events of 1936, which led to King Edward Vlll giving up the throne for the woman he loved.
Style: thought provoking, captivating
Plot: british royal family, british history, memories, feud, royal family, queen elizabeth ii, queen, british monarchy, relationships, kingdom, royal court, queen of england ...
Time: year 1936
Place: united kingdom
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May the Lord Be with Us (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Austria, Germany
Duration: 76 min.
Story: The Defenestration of Prague, which took place on May 23, 1618, was the decisive historical moment that unleashed the Thirty Years War (1618-1648) between several Catholic and Protestant states and changed the course of European history forever.
Plot: czech history, european history, historical event, catholicism, politics, nobleman, politician, defenestration, aristocrat
Time: 17th century
Place: prague, central europe, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Gunpowder (2017)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 59 min.
TV show
Story: England, 1603. Elizabeth I is dead and King James of Scotland has taken the throne. With the country at war with catholic Spain, English catholics are persecuted and priests caught saying mass are punished with death. Several attempts have already ...
Style: factual, suspenseful, captivating, suspense
Plot: king of england, british history, planned murder, activist, catholic priest, catholic, parliament, religion, treason, execution, assassination plot, british royal family ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, scotland, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Anne of the Thousand Days (1969)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Henry VIII of England discards one wife, Katharine of Aragon, who has failed to produce a male heir, in favor of the young and beautiful Anne Boleyn.
Style: talky, serious, realistic, touching, captivating ...
Plot: british history, tudors, ambition, frame up, infidelity, king, betrayal, romance, politics, rise to the top, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, renaissance, 1500s, 1930s ...
Place: england, europe, britain, london, scotland
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Mary, Queen of Scots (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Mary Stuart, who was named Queen of Scotland when she was only six days old, is the last Roman Catholic ruler of Scotland. She is imprisoned at he age of 23 by her cousin Elizabeth Tudor, the English Queen and her arch adversary. Nineteen years ...
Style: stylized, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: queen elizabeth i, murder, political unrest, betrayal, queen, catholic, execution, royal family, royal court, intrigue, state affairs, society ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: scotland, england, europe, britain, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bonifacio, the First President (2014)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Philippines
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The true story of Andres Bonifacio, a man who rose as a leader in the fight against the Spanish oppressors, and would gain the enmity of even those fighting for the same cause.
Plot: sign of the cross, murder, public execution, attack, cemetery, election, torch, death of child, revolutionary, soldier, secret organization, resistance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: the philippines
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Antony and Cleopatra (1972)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, Spain, Switzerland
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Adaptation of Shakespeare's Antony and Cleopatra, a historical drama that attempts to bring an epic visual style to the Bard's original stage play. The story concerns Marc Antony's attempts to rule Rome while maintaining a ...
Style: epic, gloomy, emotional, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: ancient rome, cleopatra, tragic love, strong female presence, rise and fall, rivalry, state affairs, romance, love and romance, royal family, relationship vs career, destructive relationship ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, ancient times
Place: egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Julius Caesar (1970)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 117 min.
Story: All star cast heads up this 1970 remake of the William Shakespeare classic tale of the betrayal of the the Roman senate against their emperor, the plotting and scheming that led up to the assassination of the title charecter, and all of Romes' ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic
Plot: betrayal, assassination, tragic hero, heroes, roman empire, political intrigue, political unrest, right hand man, downfall, state affairs, leadership, intrigue ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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, factual, suspense, exciting, breathtaking
Plot: knight, medieval, exile, historical character, siege, battle, castle, rebellion, aristocrat, guerilla warfare, battlefield, war ...
Time: 14th century
Place: scotland, scottish highlands, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Man for All Seasons (1966)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Man for All Seasons is the filmed version of the life of Thomas More. An English man comes to Sir Thomas More to ask if he can divorce his wife since King Henry VIII has made it illegal. Sir Thomas More stands up in opposition to the King even ...
Style: earnest, talky, serious, realistic, contemplative ...
Plot: idealism, betrayal, execution, treason, ambition, period piece, death sentence, decapitation, oath, dishonesty, intrigue, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance
Place: england, europe, rome italy, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Peterloo (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A drama about the infamous 1819 Manchester massacre, which killed an estimated 18 protesters and injured up to 700.
Style: based on true events, disturbing, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: protest, political repression, massacre, historical event, society, dishonesty, pressure, fighting the system, political speech, political activism, prime minister, police brutality ...
Time: 1810s
Place: england, manchester
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Waiting for Heaven (2006)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Hungary, Turkey
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Eflatun is a master miniature artist who's living in 17th century Istanbul. One day, he's taken to the vizier's mansion by force. There he learns that Danyal, one of the Ottoman princes who has ignited an insurrection, is arrested in ...
Style: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, epic
Plot: rebellion, military, love affair, rebelliousness, fight for supremacy, state affairs, society, love and romance, rivalry, battles, political unrest, fall in love ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ottoman empire, turkey, constantinople, istanbul turkey
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Cromwell (1970)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Disgusted with the policies of King Charles I, Oliver Cromwell plans to take his family to the New World. But on the eve of their departure, Cromwell is drawn into the tangled web of religion and politics that will result in the English Civil War.
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, serious, factual ...
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Time: 17th century, middle ages, 1600s, 80s, 18th century
Place: england, ireland, europe, america, britain ...
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Elizabeth (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Allegro Barbaro (1979)
Genre: Drama, History
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Duration: 73 min.
Story: Zsadányi flees from the authorities with his goddaughter, Bankós Mari, and they escape into the forest. The film then skips ahead thirty-fold years: Zsadány and Mari are now lovers, with the sound of war in the background halting their romance. ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Drama, History
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious, sincere, atmospheric ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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The Column (1968)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Romania, West Germany
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The Roman Emperor Trajan has just murdered all the local men of Dacia and holds a military stronghold in what will later become Rumania. He places a Roman centurion in his place to occupy his latest conquest. After lopping off the head of the Dacian ...
Plot: temple, betrayal, battle, battles, ancient civilization, city, conquering, male female relationship, roman emperor, sword, suicide, ancient rome ...
Place: romania
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
To Kill a King (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
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Style: clever, talky, captivating, serious, realistic ...
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Zelazna reka (1989)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Poland
Duration: 99 min.
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Plot: criminal, decapitation, king, spy, traitor, secret agent, best friend, royal court, treason, battle, rape, intrigue ...
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The Third Part of King Henry VI (1983)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 211 min.
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Plot: british history, king of england, shakespeare
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Henry VI Part 2 (1983)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 203 min.
Story: The life of King Henry the Sixth, in three parts.
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Macbeth (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Feature film adaptation of Shakespeare's Scottish play about General Macbeth whose ambitious wife urges him to use wicked means in order to gain power of the throne over the sitting king, Duncan.
Style: bleak, stylized, captivating, brutal, atmospheric ...
Plot: betrayal, murder, ambition, medieval, crown, assassination, couple relations, state affairs, tragic hero, rise and fall, losing-it hero, witches ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 which climaxed with the heroic, but near-disastrous calvary ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, factual, harsh ...
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Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1850s, 70s ...
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Hagbard and Signe (1967)
Genre: Drama, History
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Macbeth (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
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Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, epic ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Style: captivating, realistic, serious
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27%