Roman soldier movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant roman soldier movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, captivating, exciting, realistic, sexy and stylized films and TV shows about / with roman soldier, ancient rome, roman empire, betrayal, heroes, death, soldier, storytelling, brutality and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and History genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as roman soldier: Barbarians Rising (2016), Ben-Hur (2016), Britannia (2017), Centurion (2010), Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010), Gladiator (2000), Caesar Must Die (2012), St. Paul (2000), In the Name of Ben Hur (2016), Risen (2016).

List of roman soldier movies

Rome: Rise and Fall of an Empire (2008)
Genre: Documentary, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A thirteen hour series which focuses on the Germanic, Britannic and other barbarian tribal wars with Rome which ultimately led to the decline and fall of the Roman Empire. This series is centered on the campaigns and battles with the barbarian ...
Style: serious, epic, realistic, captivating, exciting
Plot: roman soldier, julius caesar, roman empire, rebellion, betrayal, corruption, invasion, decay, murder, emperor, tyranny, historian ...
Place: rome italy, england
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Barbarians Rising (2016)
Genre: Documentary, Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
TV show
Story: Told from the perspective of the rebel leaders, the series chronicles a wave of rebellions against absolute power by those the Roman Empire called “barbarians” – tribes they viewed as beyond the fringe of civilization that lived a brutish and ...
Style: captivating, serious, semi documentary
Plot: ancient rome, roman soldier, roman empire, rebellion, roman emperor, warrior, vandal, hunger, battles, siege, paganism, brutality ...
Time: ancient history
Place: hungary, north africa, mediterranean sea, italy, romania ...
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Ben-Hur (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A falsely accused nobleman survives years of slavery to take vengeance on his best friend who betrayed him.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ancient rome, roman empire, betrayal, vengeance, roman soldier, roman, false accusation, survival, arena, resistance fighter, rivalry, dishonesty ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: rome italy, italy, jerusalem, greece, palestine ...
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Britannia (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: An epic drama set in 43AD as the Roman Imperial Army – determined and terrified in equal measure - returns to crush the Celtic heart of Britannia - a mysterious land ruled by warrior women and powerful druids who can channel the powerful forces of ...
Style: sexy, suspenseful, disturbing, exciting, suspense
Plot: druid, roman empire, enemy, rite, bow and arrow, strong female character, roman soldier, celtic, british army, power, conspiracy, redheaded woman ...
Time: middle ages, 40s, 1st century, 1940s
Place: britain
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Centurion (2010)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, France, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Britain, A.D. 117. Quintus Dias, the sole survivor of a Pictish raid on a Roman frontier fort, marches north with General Virilus' legendary Ninth Legion, under orders to wipe the Picts from the face of the Earth and destroy their leader, ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, ancient rome, adventure, roman, soldier, behind enemy lines, hunting, survival, violence, battles, danger, sole survivor ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: rome italy, england, britain, europe, scotland
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Asterix: The Secret of the Magic Potion (2018)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Following a fall during mistletoe picking, Druid Getafix decides that it is time to secure the future of the village. Accompanied by Asterix and Obelix, he undertakes to travel the Gallic world in search of a talented young druid to transmit the ...
Style: captivating, entertaining, funny, feel good, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: magical potion, druid, village, julius caesar, roman, adventure, partners, friends, roman soldier, roman empire, heroes, heir ...
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Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: Spartacus is an American television series inspired by the historical figure of Spartacus, a Thracian gladiator who from 73 to 71 BCE led a major slave uprising against the Roman Republic departing from Capua.
Style: epic, sexual, sexy, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gladiator, roman empire, rebellion, battles, ancient rome, slavery, sword fight, warrior, gory, sword and sandal, ambition, heroes ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
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Gladiator (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA, UK, Malta, Morocco
Duration: 155 min.
Story: In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to ...
Style: epic, captivating, rough, breathtaking, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: roman empire, vengeance, warrior, freedom, gladiator, revenge, courage, pride and honor, slavery, sword fight, tragic hero, master warrior ...
Time: ancient history, ancient world
Place: rome italy, italy, north africa, germany, spain
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Caesar Must Die (2012)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Winner of the Golden Bear at the 2012 Berlin Film Festival, Caesar Must Die (Cesare Deve Morire), the scripted documentary shows inmates at a prison in Rome rehearsing for a performance of Shakespeare's Julius Caesar.
Style: realistic, captivating, talky, tense, thought provoking ...
Plot: prison, audition, hopes, actor's life, human spirit, confined, criminal heroes, prison life, introspection, rehearsal, prison sentence, convict ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: italy, rome italy
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St. Paul (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Czech Republic
Duration: 170 min.
TV show
Story: Director Roger Young (JOSEPH AND JESUS) presents this dramatic television miniseries that recounts the life of Paul (Johannes Brandrup) the Apostle of Jesus Christ. Originally known as Paul of Tarsus, Paul tortured and persecuted Christians until he ...
Style: realistic, serious, based on the bible, tense, captivating ...
Plot: roman empire, christianity, folk hero, bible, apostle, christian, state affairs, heroes, legends and myths, bible story, father son relationship, ancient rome ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history
Place: holy land, jerusalem, rome italy
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In the Name of Ben Hur (2016)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The Asylum's mockbuster of Ben-Hur (2016)
Plot: parody, death, horse, chase, runaway, beach, mercenary, duel, training, roman soldier, roman empire, chariot
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Risen (2016)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Clavius, a powerful Roman military tribune, and his aide, Lucius, are tasked with solving the mystery of what happened to Jesus in the weeks following the crucifixion, in order to disprove the rumors of a risen Messiah and prevent an uprising in ...
Style: biblical, enigmatic, atmospheric, tense, captivating ...
Audience: kids
Plot: christianity, apostle, messiah, resurrection, investigation, jesus christ, betrayal, race against time, interrogation, faith, desert, religious ...
Time: 1st century
Place: jerusalem, latin america, egypt, spain, antarctica ...
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The Viking Queen (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Set in ancient Britain, at a time when much of Europe was ruled with harsh tyranny by Rome, a tribe of Britons led by Selina, set out to defy the invaders and discard their yoke of bondage. The Roman commander, Justinian, is sent to quell the ...
Style: sexy, exciting, rough, epic, serious ...
Plot: rebellion, viking, battles, last wish, heroes, military, soldier, queen, druid, revolution, graphic violence, strong female presence ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, ancient world
Place: england, europe
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Story of Judas (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man ascends a barren summit. It is Judas, come to collect Jesus and carry him down the mountain on his back, joking and panting as he does so. After bathing in the river and taking part in a henna ceremony, Jesus leaves for Jerusalem. Judas is ...
Style: serious, captivating, atmospheric, biblical, realistic
Plot: betrayal, clergy, religions or cults, rivalry, intrigue, dishonesty, bible, society, desert, friendship, bible story, disciple ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land
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Asterix and Obelix: Mansion of the Gods (2014)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: France, Belgium
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In order to wipe out the Gaulish village by any means necessary, Caesar plans to absorb the villagers into Roman culture by having an estate built next to the village to start a new Roman colony.
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, light, captivating ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: village life, village, adventure, disorder, escapades, roman empire, partners, rivalry, heroes, superhuman powers, friendship, magic ...
Time: ancient history, 80s
Place: europe, france, england, rome italy
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Sebastiane (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Rome, AD 303. Emperor Diocletian demotes his favourite, Sebastian, from captain of the palace guard to the rank of common soldier and banishes him to a remote coastal outpost where his fellow soldiers, weakened by their desires, turn to homosexual ...
Style: erotic, sexy, controversial, experimental, stylized ...
Plot: ancient rome, gay, military, soldier, fight, execution, torture, exile, homoeroticism, society, gender, gays and lesbians ...
Time: ancient history
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The Passion of the Christ (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: "The Passion of the Christ" is a film about the last 12 hours in the life of Jesus. Director Mel Gibson received much criticism from critics and audiences for his explicit depiction of and focus on violence and on christs suffering, ...
Style: biblical, rough, bleak, factual, epic ...
Plot: christianity, jesus christ, betrayal, religion, jesus, religions or cults, torture, bible, life philosophy, sacrifice, suffering, mission ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, jerusalem
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Night at the Museum: Battle of the Smithsonian (2009)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Hapless museum night watchman Larry Daley must help his living, breathing exhibit friends out of a pickle now that they've been transferred to the archives at the Smithsonian Institution. Larry's (mis)adventures this time include close ...
Style: humorous, feel good, not serious, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens, teens
Plot: adventure, museum, objects come to life, curses spells and rituals, goofy hero, escapades, imaginary, artifact, chase, disorder, family, imagination ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 1940s, 1930s
Place: washington d.c., usa, manhattan new york city, new york, egypt
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The Antagonists (1981)
Genre: Action, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 394 min.
TV show
Story: After the destruction of the Second Temple, 900 Jewish zealots hold out against a 5000 man Roman legion on the mountaintop fortress of Masada.
Style: epic, captivating, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: roman empire, desert, battles, siege, tragic hero, military, political unrest, human spirit, politics, war, rebelliousness, soldier ...
Time: 1st century, ancient history
Place: israel, holy land, middle east, palestine
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Life of Brian (1979)
Genre: Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Brian Cohen is an average young Jewish man, but through a series of ridiculous events, he gains a reputation as the Messiah. When he's not dodging his followers or being scolded by his shrill mother, the hapless Brian has to contend with the ...
Style: cult film, controversial, humorous, clever, witty ...
Plot: roman empire, satire, parody, suprisingly clever, dungeon, execution, christmas, mistaken identity, farce, weirdo, crucifix, cult ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century
Place: holy land, middle east, palestine, jerusalem
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The Last Temptation of Christ (1988)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: Jesus, a humble Judean carpenter beginning to see that he is the son of God, is drawn into revolutionary action against the Roman occupiers by Judas -- despite his protestations that love, not violence, is the path to salvation. The burden of being ...
Style: thought provoking, serious, psychological, atmospheric, sincere ...
Plot: temptation, christianity, sin, redemption, betrayal, jesus christ, desert, clergy, tragic hero, hopes, roman, jesus ...
Time: ancient history, 1930s, 1st century, 30s
Place: holy land, middle east, israel, jerusalem
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The Lair of the White Worm (1988)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In a remote corner of England's Peak District, a mysterious skull is unearthed. But even weirder is that Lady Sylvia steals the skull for use in worshiping - very erotically - her pagan god, The White Worm, who hungers for the taste of virginal ...
Style: scary, dark humor, gothic, surreal, psychedelic ...
Plot: vampire, archaeologist, human sacrifice, worm, supernatural, temple, deadly creature, dangerous attraction, surrealism, transformation, monster, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: england
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The Holy Mountain (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: A Mexican master leads a Christ figure and other disciples to a mountain of immortal wise men. The scandal of the 1973 Cannes Film Festival, writer/director Alejandro Jodorowsky's flood of sacrilegious imagery and existential symbolism in The ...
Style: surreal, psychedelic, disturbing, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: hermaphrodite, bird, mountain, soldier, female genitalia, thief, alchemist, surrealism, good versus evil, wizards and magicians, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, peru
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The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 260 min.
Story: All-star epic retelling of Christ's life.
Style: epic, biblical, atmospheric, captivating, serious ...
Plot: jesus christ, betrayal, desert, miraculous event, temptation, jesus, redemption, hopes, leadership, society, tragic hero, human spirit ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, ancient times
Place: holy land, jerusalem, egypt
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Giants of Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 95 min.
Story: An elite group of soldiers led by the courageous Claudius Marcellus are handpicked by Julius Caesar to embark on a desperate and dangerous suicide mission to destroy the Druids' secret weapon.
Plot: fistfight, forest, kiss, foot chase, soldier, thunderstorm, roman soldier, chariot, torch, arson, underwater scene, steel helmet ...
Time: 1st century b.c.
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Fellini Satyricon (1969)
Genre: Drama, Fantasy, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 129 min.
Story: A series of disjointed mythical tales set in first century Rome.
Style: surreal, sexual, sexy, stylized, atmospheric ...
Plot: hermaphrodite, poet, ship, soldier, pirate, ancient rome, wedding, earthquake, maze, slave, cave, gays and lesbians ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century, 1960s, 60s
Place: rome italy, italy, europe, sicily, africa
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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: roman soldier, construction, male female relationship, roman emperor, betrayal, battle, ancient rome, sword, suicide, temple, banquet, city ...
Place: romania
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Asterix and Caesar (1985)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy
Country: France
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Obelix falls for a new arrival in his home village in Gaul, but is heartbroken when her true love arrives to visit her. However, the lovers are kidnapped by Romans; Asterix and Obelix set out to rescue them on a dangerous journey that will involve ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, feel good, humorous, exciting
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: heroes, rescue, kidnapping, village, roman empire, dangerous animal, goofy hero, adventure, anti heroes, rivalry, obsessive quest, superhero ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: rome italy, sahara desert
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Asterix and the Vikings (2006)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Fantasy, Romance
Country: France, Denmark
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Asterix and Obelix have been given a tough mission: Transform the chief's lazy nephew Justforkix into a warrior. When the Vikings abduct him and bring him back to their homeland, Asterix and Obelix must travel to Norway to rescue Justforkix.
Style: not serious, humorous, feel good, exciting
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: viking, rescue, adventure, obsessive quest, curses spells and rituals, ambition, rivalry, goofy hero, resistance, disorder, vikings, village ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
Place: france, europe
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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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, hostage, ancient rome, roman empire, hostages, adventure, war, rivalry, escapades, danger, state affairs, heroes ...
Time: ancient history
Place: rome italy
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