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Bathory: Countess of Blood (2008)
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Bathory: Countess of Blood (2008)
Original name: Bathory
Genre: Biography, Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Slovakia, Hungary, Czech Republic, UK, France
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Bathory is based on the legends surrounding the life and deeds of Countess Elizabeth Bathory known as the greatest murderess in the history of mankind. Contrary to popular belief, Elizabeth Bathory was a modern Renaissance woman who ultimately fell victim to mens aspirations for power and wealth.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, stylized, bleak, sexual, epic, serious
Plot: countess, manipulations, dishonesty, legend, political intrigue, healing power, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, intrigue, ambition, monk, torture, murder, blood, surrealism, sex, love and romance, infidelity, society, rivalry, friendship, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, couples ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: hungary, europe

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, captivating and stylized films with plots about royal family, state affairs, dishonesty, society, intrigue, betrayal and female nudity mostly in Drama, History and Biography genres. Some movies like Bathory: Countess of Blood: The Countess (2009), The Other Boleyn Girl (2008), The Tudors (2007), Elizabeth (1998), Young Catherine (1991). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Countess (2009)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
Country: France, Germany, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A 17th century Hungarian countess embarks on a murderous undertaking, with the belief that bathing in the blood of virgins will preserve her beauty.
Style: gloomy, stylized, serious, atmospheric, realistic ...
Plot: virgin, revisionist history, noblewoman, serial killer, countess, bloodbath, aging, witchcraft, vanity, unfulfillment, love and romance, couple relations ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: hungary, europe, slovakia
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The Other Boleyn Girl (2008)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A sumptuous and sensual tale of intrigue, romance and betrayal set against the backdrop of a defining moment in European history: two beautiful sisters, Anne and Mary Boleyn, driven by their family's blind ambition, compete for the love of the ...
Style: stylized, captivating, sexual, sexy, factual ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: queen, love triangle, royal court, royal family, intrigue, seduction, king, jealousy, mistress, siblings relations, ambition, love and romance ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century, 19th century
Place: england, europe, france, london
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The Tudors (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Ireland, Canada, USA, UK
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Tudors is a history-based drama series following the young, vibrant King Henry VIII, a competitive and lustful monarch who navigates the intrigues of the English court and the human heart with equal vigor and justifiable suspicion.
Style: serious, captivating, stylized, sexual, factual ...
Plot: royal family, queen, intrigue, betrayal, love triangle, royal court, couple relations, king, womanizer, historical character, power struggle, politics ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s, renaissance
Place: england, europe
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100%
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Elizabeth (1998)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: The story of the ascension to the throne and the early reign of Queen Elizabeth the First, the endless attempts by her council to marry her off, the Catholic hatred of her and her romance with Lord Robert Dudley.
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, factual, captivating ...
Plot: queen, historical character, royal court, political intrigue, queen elizabeth i, politics, rise to the top, british history, treason, royal family, head of state, british royal family ...
Time: 16th century, 18th century
Place: england, europe, scotland, rome italy, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Young Catherine (1991)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA, Canada, Soviet Union, Germany, Italy
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A German princess is chosen to marry the heir to the Russian Throne, but faces plots and intrigues against her.
Style: serious, stylized, sentimental, touching, realistic
Plot: royal family, love and romance, couple relations, palaces castles and temples, royal court, intrigue, head of state, dishonesty, political intrigue, rivalry, state affairs, ambition ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s
Place: russia
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Queen Margot (1994)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Italy, Germany
Duration: 159 min.
Story: The night of August 24, 1572, is known as the Massacre of St. Bartholomew. In France a religious war is raging. In order to impose peace a forced wedding is arranged between Margot de Valois, sister of the immature Catholic King Charles IX, and the ...
Style: epic, bleak, atmospheric, gloomy, captivating ...
Plot: politics, royal family, forbidden love, political intrigue, intrigue, romance, incest, murder, political unrest, couples, dishonesty, throne ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, renaissance
Place: france, europe, paris france, spain, england ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, bad ending, bleak, captivating ...
Plot: royal family, rivalry, royal court, cousin cousin relationship, betrayal, political unrest, state affairs, queen elizabeth i, queen, female protagonist, husband wife relationship, protestant ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe, scottish highlands
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Angelique (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, West Germany, Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: In 17th-century France, beautiful country maiden Angélique (Michèle Mercier) marries wealthy neighbor Jeoffray de Peyrac (Robert Hossein) out of convenience, but eventually, she falls in love with him. So when Jeoffray is arrested and then ...
Style: stylized, sexy, sentimental, romantic, realistic ...
Plot: love and romance, tragic love, woman in danger, escapades, romance, society, palaces castles and temples, noblewoman, conspiracy, marriage of convenience, court intrigue, forced marriage ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Wolf Hall (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 360 min.
Story: England in the 1520s is a heartbeat from disaster. If the King dies without a male heir, the country could be destroyed by civil war. Henry VIII wants to annul his marriage of twenty years and marry Anne Boleyn. The Pope and most of Europe oppose ...
Style: serious, stylized, captivating, factual, suspense ...
Plot: rise to the top, political intrigue, manipulations, state affairs, ambition, royal family, politics, society, betrayal, dishonesty, blind ambition, aristocrat ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 644
Giordano Bruno (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Flying from his enemies in the Catholic Church, the free thinking philosopher, poet and scientist Giordano Bruno (1548-1600) has found some protection in Venice. But the Roman Inquisition, fearing his influence in Europe, wants to bring him on trial ...
Style: sincere, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: church, burned alive, state affairs, against the rules, cause and meaning, against humanity, life is a bitch, wizards and magicians, society, human nature, rivalry, clergy ...
Time: 17th century, 16th century, 1600s, 1500s, renaissance
Place: italy, europe, venice, rome italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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Versailles (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: France, Canada
Duration: 52 min.
Story: The story of a young Louis XIV on his journey to become the most powerful monarch in Europe, from his battles with the fronde through his development into the Sun King. Historical and fictional characters guide us in a world of betrayal and ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, stylized
Plot: royal court, intrigue, political intrigue, palaces castles and temples, royal family, ambition, rivalry, king, infidelity, rise to the top, state affairs, betrayal ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Catherine the Great (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Germany, Austria, USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Trapped in a loveless arranged marriage to the immature future Czar, a young German Princess proves a skillful political infighter and rises to become Catherine the Great.
Style: epic, realistic, serious, stylized
Plot: ambition, political intrigue, love triangle, royal court, cinderella story, dishonesty, head of state, political unrest, empress, royal family, fall in love, intrigue ...
Time: 18th century
Place: russia, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Crown Prince (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Austria, France, Germany, Italy
Duration: 180 min.
Story: A great Empire, once famous for its enlightened traditions, is taken over by a ruthless political establishment. Religious fundamentalists and national separatists are tearing at the fabric of its liberal society. Under the influence of his ...
Style: realistic, epic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: intrigue, politics, betrayal, empress, love affair, couples, political unrest, forbidden love, tragic hero, couple relations, parents and children, unfulfillment ...
Time: 1890s
Place: austria, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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: captivating, stylized, realistic, serious
Plot: royal family, political unrest, murder, betrayal, catholic, queen, queen elizabeth i, execution, royal court, tragic hero, state affairs, throne ...
Time: 16th century, 1500s
Place: scotland, england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Henry VIII and His Six Wives (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 125 min.
Story: 1547, King Henry VIII's life has taken a turn for the worse and he is forced to look back over his life and the many loves which had brought him his three children, only one of which was the desired male heir to secure the Tudor dynasty.
Style: captivating, realistic, stylized, serious
Plot: british royal family, royal family, palaces castles and temples, intrigue, couple relations, love and romance, uninhibited rivalry, state affairs, religions or cults, society, royal court, dishonesty ...
Time: 16th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Becket (1964)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 148 min.
Story: King Henry II of England has trouble with the Church. When the Archbishop of Canterbury dies, he has a brilliant idea. Rather than appoint another pious cleric loyal to Rome and the Church, he will appoint his old drinking and wenching buddy, Thomas ...
Style: epic, tense, talky, clever, realistic ...
Plot: bishop, friendship, betrayal, politics, archbishop, introspection, state affairs, friends, religions or cults, rivalry, rise and fall, society ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe, france, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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Mad Love (2001)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Spain, Italy, Portugal, France
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The love story who transformed Juana I de Castilla, Queen of Spain, into Juana "The mad". The tragic fate of a Queen madly in love to an unfaithful husband, Felipe el Hermoso, Archduke of Austria.
Style: sexual, captivating, realistic, serious, gothic ...
Plot: betrayal, politics, infidelity, intrigue, love and romance, obsession, couple relations, parents and children, clergy, tragic hero, royal family, fall in love ...
Time: 1500s, 18th century, 1920s
Place: spain, austria, europe, flanders, portugal ...
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22%
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Bel Ami (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Georges Duroy travels through 1890s Paris, from cockroach ridden garrets to opulent salons, using his wits and powers of seduction to rise from poverty to wealth, from a prostitute’s embrace to passionate trysts with wealthy beauties, in a world ...
Style: realistic, stylized, serious, captivating, sexual
Plot: womanizer, adultery, ambition, manipulations, rise to the top, strong sexual content, dishonesty, society, rich and poor, journalist, extramarital affair, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: europe, france, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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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: frame up, infidelity, ambition, british history, king, betrayal, romance, politics, couples, dishonesty, royal family, love triangle ...
Time: 16th century, middle ages, 1500s, 1930s, 18th century ...
Place: england, europe, london, scotland
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Macbeth (1971)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: A ruthlessly ambitious Scottish lord siezes the throne with the help of his scheming wife and a trio of witches.
Style: atmospheric, disturbing, bleak, rough, captivating ...
Plot: murder, betrayal, tragedy, violence, guilt, ghost, prophecy, rise and fall, ambition, throne, kingdom, sword duel ...
Time: middle ages
Place: scotland, england, europe
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21%
The Baby of Mâcon (1993)
Genre: Drama, History
Country: Netherlands, France, UK, Germany
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A town cursed with barren women and famine is saved by a miracle birth to an old, ugly woman: the Mother. Immediately afterwards, the old woman's Daughter (Ormond) claims to have delivered the baby herself in a virgin birth. She imprisons the ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, stylized, bleak, rough ...
Plot: hypocrisy, bishop, virginity, play, blood, baby, sex, violence, starvation, society, manipulations, life is a bitch ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, france
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Henry VIII (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 193 min.
Story: Henry VIII is a two-part British television movie produced principally by Granada Television for ITV. It chronicles the life of Henry VIII of England from the disintegration of his first marriage to an aging Spanish princess until his death ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: blind ambition, romance, religions or cults, intrigue, dishonesty, love and romance, state affairs, couple relations, uninhibited rivalry, clergy, infidelity, rivalry ...
Time: 16th century, renaissance, 1500s
Place: england, europe
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21%
Mary Queen of Scots (2013)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Switzerland, France
Duration: 119 min.
Story: The life and death of the Scottish monarch.
Style: stylized, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: royal family, royal court, betrayal, political intrigue, political unrest, head of state, state affairs, palaces castles and temples, british royal family, religion, queen, monarchy ...
Time: 16th century
Place: scotland, england, europe
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21%
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Rasputin (1996)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Hungary
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Into an era seething with war and revolution, a man comes with an incredible power to heal a nation...or destroy it. Based on the true story of one of the most powerful and mysterious figures in Russian history.
Style: captivating, tense, suspenseful, atmospheric, serious ...
Plot: murder, revolution, royal family, society, rebelliousness, visionary, rise and fall, ambition, politics, monk, state affairs, clergy ...
Time: year 1916, edwardian era
Place: russia
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21%
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Raspoutine (2011)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Russia, France
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A group of Russian noblemen want to maintain the monarchy and plan to kill Rasputin.
Style: realistic, stylized, atmospheric, serious
Plot: empress, royal court, clergy, rise and fall, society, ambition, rise to the top, state affairs, unfulfillment, political intrigue, rivalry, female nudity ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 1900s
Place: russia, europe, saint petersburg
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%
Savage Nights (1992)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Jean is young, gay, and promiscuous. Only after he meets one or two women, including Laura does he come to realize his bisexuality. Jean has to overcome a personal crisis and a tough choice between Laura and his male lover Samy.
Style: sexual, serious, sincere, realistic, gloomy ...
Plot: gay, racism, dishonesty, love affair, couples, fall in love, society, gender, destructive relationship, gays and lesbians, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 90s
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20%
The Girl King (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: Finland, Germany, Canada, Sweden, France
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A portrait of the brilliant, extravagant Kristina of Sweden, queen from age six, who fights the conservative forces that are against her ideas to modernize Sweden and who have no tolerance for her awakening sexuality.
Style: serious, stylized, emotional, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: lesbian interest, lesbian sex, lesbian, gay, queen, palaces castles and temples, society, head of state, love and romance, state affairs, unfulfillment, couple relations ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: sweden, europe
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20%
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Rasputin (1981)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 151 min.
Story: Details the life of the Russian monk Rasputin. The film shows his rise to power and how it corrupted him. His sexual perversions and madness ultimatly leads to his gruesome assasination.
Style: captivating, thought provoking, realistic, bleak, serious ...
Plot: rebellion, assassination, clergy, revolution, unfulfillment, life is a bitch, family in crisis, state affairs, political unrest, royal family, anniversary, rebelliousness ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, year 1916
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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20%
To Kill a King (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A recounting of the relationship between General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell, as they try to cope with the consequences of deposing King Charles I.
Style: talky, captivating, serious, clever, realistic ...
Plot: rivalry, rebelliousness, betrayal, intrigue, revolution, dishonesty, political unrest, society, state affairs, torture, civil war, battlefield ...
Time: 17th century
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10%
The King Is Dancing (2000)
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Country: France, Germany, Belgium
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Louis XIV, the French sun-king has two passions, establishing absolute rule over the realm -after decades of religious/civil wars- by divine right and artistic brilliancy as a dancer
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, captivating, baroque ...
Plot: intrigue, royal family, rise and fall, state affairs, love affair, musician's life, king, dancing, ballet, love and romance, corrupted ruler, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 17th century
Place: france, europe, versailles
⇓ similarity ⇓
20%
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