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Captain Alatriste: The Spanish Musketeer (2006)
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Captain Alatriste: The Spanish Musketeer (2006)
Original name: Alatriste
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, Thriller, War
Country: Spain
Duration: 145 min.
Story: In 17th century Spain Diego Alatriste, a brave and heroic soldier, is fighting in his King's army in the Flandes region. His best mate, Balboa, falls in a trap and, near to death, asks Diego to look after his son and teach him to be a soldier.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, disturbing, rough, epic
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: spanish history, battles, soldier, adventure, european history, intrigue, heroes, tough heroes, dishonesty, state affairs, courage, military, political intrigue, righting the wronged, love, betrayal, power struggle, love story, showdown, palace intrigue, fight for supremacy, hopes, sword fight, battlefield, war ...
Time: 17th century
Place: spain, naples italy, madrid, flanders, napoli italy

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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 battles, heroes, military, state affairs, war, adventure and soldier mostly in Drama, War and History genres. Some movies like Captain Alatriste: The Spanish Musketeer: Admiral (2015), The Deluge (1974), Sharpe's Eagle (1993), With Fire and Sword (1999), Druids (2001). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Admiral (2015)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands
Duration: 151 min.
Story: When the young republic of The Netherlands is attacked by England, France and Germany and faces its own civil war no less, only one man, Michael de Ruyter, can lead the county's strongest weapon, the Dutch fleet.
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: naval battle, war, ocean, state affairs, military, battles, civil war, soldier, leadership, heroic mission, sea, ship ...
Time: 17th century
Place: holland, europe, netherlands
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The Deluge (1974)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland, Soviet Union
Duration: 287 min.
Story: Following With Fire and Sword', this is an adaptation of the second and most spectacular part of Sienkiewicz's trilogy of warfare, romance, and derring-do. With war raging across Europe in the 17th century, a dashing warrior fights for the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, stylized ...
Plot: cossack, polish history, palace, sword fight, female nudity, curse, nobility, monk, infantry, cavalry, artillery, colonialism ...
Time: middle ages, 17th century
Place: poland, sweden, warsaw poland, lithuania, prussia ...
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1612: Chronicles of the Dark Time (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Russia
Duration: 144 min.
Story: The czar of Russia has died and a power vacuum has developed. This period in the late 16th and early 17th century has been called "The Time of Troubles." There are many impostors who claim to the right to rule, but there's only one ...
Style: captivating, serious, tense, epic, baroque
Plot: conquering, battles, war, politics, state affairs, wartime life, military, heroes, political unrest, sword fight, medieval, siege ...
Time: 17th century
Place: russia, poland, europe, moscow russia
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Sharpe's Eagle (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
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Story: Sharpe is a Captain saddled with the South Essex, a battalion run by incompetents and filled with soldiers who have never been in battle. When the South Essex loses its colours (its regimental flag), Sharpe vows to save the honor of the regiment by ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
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With Fire and Sword (1999)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Poland
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In the mid-17th century, Poland was the largest, most democratic, and most tolerant country in Europe. However, a tragic civil war brought about the gradual decline of the once glorious republic...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, romantic, epic
Plot: military, cossack, polish, cavalry, battles, heroes, love affair, rivalry, love triangle, rebellion, politics, culture clash ...
Time: 17th century
Place: poland, ukraine, europe
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Druids (2001)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: France, Belgium, Canada
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 60 B.C. a group of Druids, including the arch-druid Guttuart (Max von Sydow), witness the passing of a comet and interpret it as the sign of the coming of a king for their country Gaul, which has not had a king for a long time. Guttuart ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, epic, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, battles, julius caesar, heroes, heroic mission, destiny, adventure, rise to the top, leadership, state affairs, betrayal, rivalry ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
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Kenau (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, Hungary, Belgium
Duration: 113 min.
Story: While she fights a heroic battle against the Spanish besieger with her female army, Kenau, driven by hate and sorrow of the execution of her youngest daughter, is threatened to also lose her eldest daughter, because her fear and pain are covered by ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: battles, adventure, folk hero, leadership, escapades, heroes, military, businesswoman, siege, rebellion, patriot, good versus evil ...
Time: 16th century
Place: europe, holland, netherlands
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El Cid (1961)
Genre: 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, sexy, stylized, melancholic, compassionate ...
Plot: knight, medieval, spanish history, sword fight, islam, siege, betrayal, adventure, catholic, violence, battlefield, epic battle ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
Place: spain, europe, africa
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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, factual, talky, serious ...
Plot: revolution, battles, political unrest, royal family, politics, king, tyranny, military, intrigue, leadership, against the odds, rivalry ...
Time: 17th century, 80s, 18th century, middle ages
Place: england, ireland, scotland, europe, britain ...
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Sharpe's Peril (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 69 min.
TV show
Story: Our story begins at the end of Sharpe's Challenge. Sharpe and Harper are en route to Madras when they encounter a baggage train from the East India Company traveling through hostile territory. Chitu, a legendary bandit leader in control of the ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, disturbing, realistic
Plot: napoleonic wars, military, battles, heroes, adventure, heroic mission, military life, escapades, british soldier, violence, battlefield, war hero ...
Time: 19th century
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Sharpe's Battle (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
TV show
Story: When Sharpe is ordered to whip the King of Spain's Irish Royal Brigade into shape, he faces dissent from the men who believe the British are slaughtering their relatives in Ireland and a spy from within.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: napoleonic wars, spanish history, napoleon bonaparte, french revolution, military, tough heroes, battles, behind enemy lines, heroes, state affairs, war, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, spain
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The Day of the Siege: September Eleven 1683 (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Poland
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Storyline: In the summer of 1683, 300 000 Ottoman Empire's warriors begin the siege of Vienna. City's fall, will open way to conquer the Europe. The Sept 11 is the day of main battle between Polish cavalry under the King Jan III Sobieski ...
Style: bleak, exciting, epic, serious, realistic ...
Plot: siege, military, battles, state affairs, head of state, escapades, adventure, wartime life, heroes, isolation, against humanity, religions or cults ...
Time: 17th century
Place: ottoman empire, poland, europe, austria, vienna
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The 300 Spartans (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000.
Style: epic, sexy, serious, breathtaking, talky ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: ancient times, 60s, 19th century, 18th century
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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. ...
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Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Morocco, USA, Italy, France
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.
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Audience: boys' night, date night
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The Adventures of Captain Alatriste (2015)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Spain
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Story: In a society, the proud and arrogant Golden Age Spain, riding blind towards the end of the Empire and in which the honor and loyalty are all, a Spanish soldier who has travelled Europe fighting under the flag of "Tercio Viejo de ...
Style: exciting, captivating, twists and turns, tense, stylized ...
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The Last Valley (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: People in a small German village in the last valley to remain untouched by the devastating Thirty Years' War try to exist in peace with a group of soldiers occupying the valley.
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, captivating, suspense ...
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The Warring States (2011)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: China
Duration: 125 min.
Story: Rival Chinese military strategists Sun Bin (Sun Honglei) and Pang Juan (Francis Ng) clash in this historic war adventure set during the Era of Warring States.
Style: stylized, captivating, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: China, Hong Kong, Japan, Taiwan, South Korea, USA
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Style: epic, realistic, brutal, intense, serious ...
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
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Style: epic, realistic, serious, exciting, bleak ...
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The Warlords (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Hong Kong, China
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A heroic tale of three blood brothers and their struggle in the midst of war and political upheaval. It is based on "The Assassination of Ma," a Qing Dynasty (1644-1911) story about the killing of general Ma Xinyi.
Style: sincere, suspenseful, rough, serious, epic ...
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Place: china, ancient china, asia, beijing china
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Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, realistic, factual, intense, captivating ...
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Style: realistic, serious, epic, stylized, exciting ...
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Style: epic, exciting, realistic, atmospheric, serious ...
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Age of Heroes (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, War
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Style: exciting, serious, rough, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Horatio Hornblower 3 (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
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Style: captivating, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
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