Sword and sandal movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant sword and sandal movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out exciting, serious, psychotronic, epic, stylized and realistic films and TV shows about / with sword and sandal, peplum, sword fight, battles, heroes, battle, sword, hercules, spear and muscleman plots mostly in Adventure, Fantasy and Drama genres shot in Italy, France, USA and other countries.
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sword and sandal movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as sword and sandal: Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010), Attila (2001), Barabbas (1961), Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003), Hercules Against the Mongols (1963), Kindar the Invulnerable (1965), The Fury of Hercules (1962), Hercules the Avenger (1965), The Conquest of Mycenae (1963), The Rebel Gladiators (1962).

List of sword and sandal movies

Spartacus: War of the Damned (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
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, sexy, exciting, rough, sexual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, rebellion, gladiator, battles, ancient rome, slavery, warrior, sword fight, sword and sandal, gory, death, strong sexual content ...
Time: ancient history, 1st century b.c.
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 6.7
 10K
Attila (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: USA, Lithuania
Duration: 177 min.
Story: A romanced story of Attila the Hun, since his childhood, when he lost his parents until his death. Attila is disclosed as a great leader, strategist and lover and the movie shows his respect to the great Roman strategist Flavius Aetius, his loves ...
Style: epic, captivating, exciting, touching, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, battles, barbarian, sword and sandal, king, battlefield, death, village, heroic mission, heroes, leadership, adventure ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: rome italy, europe
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 6.9
 5K
Barabbas (1961)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Epic account of the thief Barabbas, who was spared crucifixion when Pilate manipulated the crowd into pardoning him, rather than Jesus. Struggling with his spirituality, Barabbas goes through many ordeals leading him to the gladiatorial arena, where ...
Style: epic, exciting, serious, captivating, biblical ...
Plot: sword and sandal, redemption, jesus christ, haunted by the past, religions or cults, human spirit, hopes, betrayal, heroes, clergy, tragic hero, christian ...
Time: 1st century
Place: rome italy, middle east, europe, holy land, jerusalem
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Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers.
Style: exciting, serious, epic, breathtaking, lyrical ...
Plot: martial arts, adventure, vengeance, survival, uninhibited rivalry, escapades, lone wolves, rivalry, danger, sword and sandal, fight, epic battle ...
Time: ancient history
Place: china, asia, japan, tokyo
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Hercules Against the Mongols (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Though Genghis Khan eventually sought peace with the West, his death in 1227 AD puts into power his three war-like sons: Sayan, Susdal, and Kin Khan. These sons quickly overrun the city of Tuleda and take prisoner Princess Bianca, though young ...
Plot: hercules, sword and sandal, tough guy, slave, child in peril, brunette, kidnapping, battle, banquet, peplum, wrestling, wrestler ...
Time: 13th century, middle ages
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Kindar the Invulnerable (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Mystery, Romance
Country: Italy, Egypt
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An evil bandit kidnaps a sultan's son and raises him but finds the son has magic powers.
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, combat, male female relationship, showdown, belly dancing, horseman, muscleman, strongman, long lost son, battles, muslim ...
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The Fury of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a tyrannical kingdom there is an evil ruler and a queen who lusts after Hercules who is attracted to a handmaiden. A rebellion overthrows the ruler.
Plot: sword and sandal, bow and arrow, wrestling, temple, poison gas, folk hero, violence, fire, chariot, battles, human versus animal, combat ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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Fire Monsters Against the Son of Hercules (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Wandering strongman Maxxus comes upon two warring tribes, the Sun worshipers and the Moon worshipers...and fights monsters !
Plot: sea creature, battles, battle, sacrifice, cave, decapitation, caveman, volcano, dragon, giant monster, earthquake, sword and sandal ...
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Hercules the Avenger (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Reg Park returns to his antics of old as the man of iron in HERCULES THE AVENGER. The Son of Jove undertakes another journey into the nether realms battling zombies and monsters in order to rescue his son, allowing goddess Gia an opportunity to ...
Plot: sword and sandal, bondage, violence, homoerotic fight, stabbing, magic, matricide, beefcake, hercules, greek mythology, camp, bare chested male fighting ...
Place: greece, ancient greece, sicily
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The Conquest of Mycenae (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gordon Scott plays Glaucus, the prince of Tiryns, a powerful warrior who goes undercover in Mycenae to infiltrate the evil cult of Moloch, which is exacting tribute from neighboring kingdoms in the form of attractive young hostages, both male and ...
Style: epic, psychotronic
Plot: sword and sandal, hercules, peplum, brunette, warrior, disarming someone, wrestling, steel helmet, battlefield, hand to hand combat, martial arts, battle ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
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Hercules vs. the Giant Warriors (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Hercules, having agreed to restore justice to Mycenae, confronts evil Prince Myles. The villain is invested with power over giant bronze warriors by his mother Pasiphaƫ, a sorceress in Hades. Myles assassinates the king and abducts his cousin, ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, hercules, sword and sandal, gladiator, giant, mixed martial arts, disarming someone, wrestling, martial arts, spear, beefcake martial arts, combat ...
Place: ancient greece, greece
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The Rebel Gladiators (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In order to persuade the Emperor to spare his village, the mighty Ursus is forced to fight the greatest gladiator in Rome in the Roman Arena.
Plot: ancient rome, slave, gladiator, prison, sword and sandal, greek mythology, arena, peplum, mythology, jail cell, good versus evil, sword fight ...
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Gunan il guerriero (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The peaceful countryside village of Solmen is savagely assaulted by wild Ungats led by bloodthirsty Magen. In the midst of battle, two baby boys are miracu- lously saved by a tribe of Amazon warriors known as the Kuniats. The warriors nurture and ...
Plot: sword and sandal, sword and sorcery, barbarian, amazon tribe, sea, cave, brother, cruelty, archer, tiger, magic, warrior ...
Place: italy
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Mole Men Against the Son of Hercules (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Maciste arranges for himself and his new friend Bangor to be captured by a mysterious band of white-clad marauders and taken to an underground city. There the two are forced to turn an enormous wheel along with other captives as part of a ...
Style: cult film, homoerotic
Plot: muscleman, sword and sandal, peplum, princess, king, soldier, horse riding, sword and sorcery, torture, fight, monster, good versus evil ...
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Messalina vs. the Son of Hercules (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: While fighting in Britain, Roman forces commanded by Caligula capture the noble warrior, Glaucus. Seeing in him gladiator material, Caligula takes Glaucus back to Rome along with other hostages including Glaucus's girlfriend, Ena. A man seeking ...
Plot: gladiator, peplum, sword and sandal, sword fight, warrior, spear, dwarf, one man army, bow and arrow, ambush, mixed martial arts, one against many ...
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Hercules the Invincible (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hercules battles to save the population from a giant dragon.
Plot: dragon, peplum, sword and sandal, fire, queen, king, promise, gratitude, bow and arrow, sidekick, underground, impalement ...
Place: greece, ancient greece
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Hercules and the Captive Women (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When strange atmospheric events occur in the disunited city states of Ancient Greece, a forum debates what action to take. As there is no agreement, Androcles King of Thebes seeks the assistance of his friend, the legendary Hercules. Hercules, now ...
Style: exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: greek mythology, femme fatale, heroes, one man army, mythology, palace, monster, boulder, murder, sword and sandal, hercules, atlantis ...
Time: ancient history
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Hercules in the Haunted World (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Upon his return from battle in the previous film, the great warrior Hercules learns that his lover, Daianara, has lost her senses. Acording of the oracle Medea, Dianara's only hope is the Stone of Forgetfulness which lies deep in the realm of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, oracle, heroes, peplum, sword and sandal, hercules, muscleman, hell, legends and myths, superhuman powers, curses spells and rituals, adventure ...
Time: ancient history
Place: greece, ancient greece
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Beastmaster 2: Through the Portal of Time (1991)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: USA, France
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Mark Singer returns as Dar, the warrior who can talk to the beasts. Dar is forced to travel to earth to stop his evil brother from stealing an atomic bomb, and turning their native land from a desert into... well... a desert! Written by Jim Palin
Style: semi serious, humorous, exciting, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, heroes, warrior, gunfight, combat, time portal, sword and sandal, imaginary, escapades, adventure, love affair, animal life ...
Place: los angeles, new york, usa, california
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Sword of the Conqueror (1961)
Genre: Adventure, History, War
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Alboino, the Lombard ruler, wants to marry the daughter of a neighboring king, but she loves another. Her father arranges the marriage to Alboino, which he believes will be beneficial to him, only to have Alboino kill him and leave Amalchi, his ...
Style: realistic, captivating, exciting, semi serious
Plot: battles, sword and sandal, betrayal, espionage, adventure, state affairs, royal family, dishonesty, rivalry, peplum, shield, lion ...
Time: middle ages
Place: europe, france
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Hercules, Prisoner of Evil (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Hercules battles an evil sorceress who turns men into werewolves. The mythic duo returns in Prisoner of Evil, where a sorceress seduces Herc and transforms him into a mindless beast. Italian horror master Antonio Margheriti directed this installment ...
Style: epic, serious, stylized, exciting, psychotronic
Plot: heroes, sword and sandal, hercules, peplum, wizards and magicians, battles, deadly, supernatural, dangerous animal, adventure, escapades, danger ...
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The Lion of Thebes (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Fleeing Troy in the wake of its destruction, fair-faced Helen and her faithful protector Arion run into the pharaoh Ramses, who sets his sights on Helen -- and is subsequently murdered. Now it's up to Arion to save Helen from those who wish her ...
Style: captivating, exciting, stylized, atmospheric, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, rescue, in the woods, mate swapping, vengeance, kidnapping, intrigue, woman in danger, femme fatale, danger, betrayal ...
Time: 60s, ancient history
Place: egypt
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Atlas Against the Cyclops (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Fantasy, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Strongman Maciste must battle the one-eyed Cyclops monster that is ravaging the land of Sadok, while at the same time fending off the advances of the evil Queen Capys, who wants to do a little ravaging of her own.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, peplum, sword and sandal, cyclops, monster, babies and infants, curses spells and rituals, rivalry, danger, battles, vengeance, imaginary ...
Time: ancient history
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The Giant of Metropolis (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Obro the muscleman (Gordon Mitchell) goes to Atlantis and sinks a death-ray king (Bella Cortez) who knows the secret of immortality.
Style: offbeat, exciting, suspenseful, stylized, futuristic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, catastrophe, murder, volcano, ghost, mad scientist, sword and sandal, incest, atlantis, poison, belly dancer, society ...
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 4.6
 7K
Veer (2010)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: India
Duration: 169 min.
Story: Circa 1920 British India, Pindari leader, Prithvi Singh, narrates his story to a Report from London Times about betrayal and deceit at the hands of the British and Madhavgarh's Raja Gyanendra Singh which led to the massacre of 4500 Pindaris. ...
Style: exciting, epic, serious, stylized, saga ...
Plot: battles, bollywood, state affairs, uninhibited rivalry, heroes, war, military, rivalry, fight for supremacy, political unrest, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
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Hercules and the Tyrants of Babylon (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hercules fights to free the people of Babylon from an evil sorceress.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: hercules, sword and sandal, murder, one against many, greco roman wrestling, secret passage, secret passageway
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 4.7
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The Centurion (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Protests break out in Corinth against Roman domination, injuring Caius Vinicius, a Roman centurion. He's rescued by Hebe -- daughter of the anti-Roman governor, Critolaus -- who's being unsuccessfully wooed by the governor's ...
Plot: forbidden love, sword and sandal, peplum, kiss, julius caesar, battle, evil man, whip, secret passage, arrow in chest, secret passageway, branding iron ...
Place: ancient greece
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The Magnificent Gladiator (1964)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Roman soldiers capture Attalus (a.k.a. Hercules) in a battle at the fringes of the Roman Empire. They take him back to Rome where his prowess as a gladiator earns the respect of the Emperor Galienus. An ambitious nobleman named Zullo, however, wants ...
Plot: gladiator, roman empire, sword and sandal, poison, battle, mob, sheep, greco roman wrestling, shepherd, doppelganger, ancient rome, chariot ...
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Slave Queen of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: General Onnos returns from a successful military campaign to the Assyrian capital of Nineveh. He presents King Minurte with a number of newly-captured slaves including Kir, defeated king of the Dardanians. Kir attracts the attention of Semiramis, a ...
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, arrow in chest, murder, poisoned drink, chariot, steam bath, loincloth, forced labor, queen, sword fight, torture
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The Witch's Curse (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Fantasy, Horror
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Maciste travels to Hell to find a witch and make her undo a curse she put on the surface world.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, witchcraft, hell, curse, good versus evil, cannibalism, castle, witch, cyclops, muscleman, sword and sandal, redemption ...
Place: china, scotland
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