Movies like Medieval

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Medieval (2021)
Medieval (2021)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Story: The story of 14th century Czech icon and warlord Jan Zizka who defeated armies of the Teutonic Order and the Holy Roman Empire.
Style: based on true events
Plot: commander, european history, czech history
Time: 15th century, 14th century
Place: central europe

Most similar movies to Medieval

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, based on true events, captivating and exciting films with plots about czech history, european history, politics, danger, soldier, heroes and death mostly in Drama, History and Action genres. Some movies like Medieval: Havel (2020), Monstrum (2017), May the Lord Be with Us (2018), Charlatan (2020), A Prominent Patient (2016). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Vote for the King of the Romans (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Story: Czech Television's epic historical film draws on the breathtaking dramatic life of the great of Czech history, King Charles IV.
Plot: king, knight, czech, father son relationship, european history, aristocrat, election, czech history, monarch
Time: 14th century
Place: central europe
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Havel (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 104 min.
Story: It's the summer of '68 and the young Czech playwright Vaclav Havel is enjoying the heady atmosphere of new- found freedom as the iron grip of Soviet repression gradually loosens throughout Central Europe. In Havel's Prague, politics ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: communism, european history, playwright, activism, czech history, political activist, political activism, writers, activist, repression, politician, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 80s, 70s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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 5.8
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Monstrum (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Movie about a sculptor Otakar Svec who is building a statue of Stalin in Prague.
Plot: retro, josef stalin, sculptor, statue, monument, communism, moral dilemma, suicide, czech history, husband wife relationship, european history, memorial ...
Time: 50s, 1950s
Place: prague, central europe
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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: catholicism, historical event, czech history, european history, nobleman, politician, defenestration, aristocrat, politics
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, prague, central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Charlatan (2020)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Ireland, Slovakia, Poland
Story: The breathtaking story of a man gifted with exceptional abilities set against the background of the events of the totalitarian fifties.
Plot: czech history, healer, arrested, gay protagonist, communism, diagnosis, closeted gay, gay, closeted homosexual
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
A Prominent Patient (2016)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia, Germany
Duration: 114 min.
Story: It is 1939. Flamboyant Czech diplomat Jan Masaryk has fled to America to escape his recent past. Germany has invaded Czechoslovakia and Masaryk is now a man with no nation. In America he tries to forget the personal and political betrayal he and his ...
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, disturbing
Plot: czech history, politician, diplomat, politics, diplomacy, nazi germany, psychiatrist, european history, life is a bitch, british man, abroad, czech german relations ...
Time: 1930s, year 1939, year 1937, year 1938, pre world war two
Place: prague, prague czech republic, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
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The Finest Hours (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Coast Guard makes a daring rescue attempt off the coast of Cape Cod after a pair of oil tankers are destroyed during a blizzard in 1952.
Style: exciting, serious, stylized, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night
Plot: survival, natural disaster, storm at sea, adventure, ocean, forces of nature, courage, coast guard, rescue mission, daring rescue, danger, sinking ship ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1952, year 1951
Place: new england, usa, massachusetts, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
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In Silence (2014)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Czech Republic, Slovakia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Slovak musicologist Agata Schindlerová, now settled in Dresden, has spent years mapping out the forgotten destinies of Jewish musicians whose lives were irrevocably marked by the advance of nazism. Scenes from the lives of several of them are ...
Style: based on true events
Plot: ballerina, composer, dancer, jazz musician, world war two, ballet, jazz, pianist, czech history, train conductor, jewish, european history ...
Time: 1930s
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Battle of Britain (1969)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: In 1940, the Royal Air Force fights a desperate battle against the might of the Luftwaffe for control of the skies over Britain, thus preventing the Nazi invasion of Britain.
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, sincere, factual ...
Plot: world war two, raf, aerial combat, battles, british history, fighter pilot, luftwaffe, war, politics, heroes, military, against the odds ...
Time: 1940s, 20th century, 40s, year 1940, 1930s
Place: england, europe, london, berlin germany, english channel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.7
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Proud Heritage (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: Romania
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Following the 1394 Battle of Rovine between the Wallachian and Ottoman armies Wallachian ruler Mircea the Elder consolidates his reign.In a small civil war he manages to oust his brother Dan from Wallachia.Dan's dream of usurping the Wallachian ...
Plot: turk, battlefield, village, sword, ancient, death, battle, castle, medieval, battles
Time: 14th century
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 6.3
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Jan Hus (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: The life of Czech pre-Reformation priest Jan Hus, who inspired the Protestant Reformation.
Plot: period piece, council, martyr, czech history, priest
Time: 1400s, 15th century
Place: central europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 7.9
 218
Dukla 61 (2018)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic
Duration: 150 min.
TV show
Story: Drama about the family of an elite miner set against the backdrop of the biggest mining disaster of the second half of the 20th century, which left 108 men dead.
Style: based on true events
Plot: husband wife relationship, mine, czech history, father son relationship, catastrophe, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, miner, death, family relations
Time: 1960s, year 1961, 60s
Place: central europe
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Code name 'Holec' (2016)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Austria, Czech Republic
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Young director Honza David (Krystof Hádek) films the Russian invasion in in Prague in August 1968. With Eva (Vica Kerekes) - the love of his life - he tries to get out of the country. He wants to bring the explosive material to Vienna, to the ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, captivating, based on true events
Plot: secret mission, spy, actress, blackmail, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, love triangle, double agent, male nudity, female nudity, pubic hair, aspiring actress, telephone call ...
Time: year 1968, 1960s, 60s
Place: vienna, prague czechoslovakia, prague czech republic, prague, czechoslovakia ...
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Milada (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of communist show-trial victim Milada Horáková. Horáková was one of the first victims of the communist regime in Czechoslovakia. She opposed the communist coup in 1948 but did not leave the country. She was arrested and tried for ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, touching, captivating ...
Plot: politics, trial, jail, husband wife relationship, strong female character, prisoner, lawyer, strong female lead, female protagonist, european history, courtroom, sister sister relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: prague, prague czechoslovakia, central europe
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Salyut 7 (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Russia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Salyut 7, the Soviet space station, was orbiting Earth in unmanned regime. Suddenly it stops responding to signals from the Ground Control. Fall of this station, the pride of soviet science and space industry, would not only damage the image of the ...
Style: based on true events, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, touching
Plot: cosmonaut, space station, space mission, space exploration, human in outer space, catastrophe, danger, friendship, outer space, hopes, rocket launching, teddy bear ...
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Goemon (2009)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Japan
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Follow the infamous ninja bandit named Ishikawa Goemon (Yosuke Eguchi) in an epic story. One night while looting treasure from Nanban (Southern Barbarians), Goemon finds a mysterious box hidden inside a secret grave. A forgotten relic from the past ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, stylized ...
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Raid on Entebbe (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Based on a true Military operation by Israeli commandos. An Air France flight is hijacked by the PFLP. The plane has about 100 Jewish passengers. The plane is grounded in Uganda. Israelis would not negotiate. The movie then shows how less than 500 ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hijacking, terrorism, airport, hostage, confined, heroes, escapades, deadly, save the day, chases and races, race against time, hostages ...
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Genre: Action, Drama, History
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Style: exciting, based on true events, tense, captivating, suspense
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Time: 80s, year 1980
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Operation Thunderbolt (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: Israel
Duration: 124 min.
Story: In July 1976, an Air France flight from Tel-Aviv to Paris via Athens was hijacked and forced to land in Entebbe, Uganda. The Jewish passengers were separated and held hostage in demand to release many terrorists held in Israeli prisons. After much ...
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Rosewood (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
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Story: Spurred by a white woman's lie, vigilantes destroy a black Florida town and slay inhabitants in 1923.
Style: rough, disturbing, thought provoking, captivating, biting ...
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Time: 1920s, 20s, 20th century
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Charlatan (2020)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Czech Republic, Ireland, Slovakia, Poland
Duration: 118 min.
Story: The breathtaking story of a man gifted with exceptional abilities set against the background of the events of the totalitarian fifties.
Style: non-linear
Plot: gay, closeted homosexual, gay sex, arrested, diagnosis, village, closeted gay, gay lead character, gay relationship, queue, mistrust, co worker co worker relationship ...
Time: 1950s, 50s
Place: central europe
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21%
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Maria Theresia (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
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Style: psychological, captivating, contemplative, based on true events, visually appealing
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Enemies of the State (2010)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
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Duration: 118 min.
Story: Crime thriller inspired by the story of Jiri Kajinek, which is considered the first bounty hunter in the Czech Republic. Thanks to his escape from the prison fortress Mirov it became a legend and the most wanted man in Europe. Five weeks while ...
Plot: prison, criminal, lawyer, prison escape, sex scene, attorney, true crime, male nudity, female lawyer, man hits a woman, frame up, jail ...
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D-Day (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
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Story: Some people called it a suicide, but for the Rangers of the 2nd Battalion, that's another word for mission. When an elite group of American soldiers are ordered to take out a series of German machine gun nests, they find themselves blindly ...
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80 Millions (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
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Genre: Action, Drama
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Genre: Action, Drama, History, Thriller, War
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Warriors of the Rainbow: Seediq Bale - Part 1: The Sun Flag (2011)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
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Duration: 144 min.
Story: Mouna Rudo was born and raised among the Seediq people, an indigenous tribe in Taiwan, and as he grew to be a man he became a member of the Seediq Bale, a courageous band of native warriors. However, Rudo's way of life is threatened under the ...
Style: epic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized ...
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