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, realistic and stylized films and TV shows about / with sword and sandal, sword fight, peplum, heroes, battles, sword, battle, muscleman, spear and violence plots mostly in Adventure, Drama and Action 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, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gladiator, roman empire, rebellion, ancient rome, battles, slavery, sword fight, gory, warrior, sword and sandal, rebel, 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: exciting, captivating, epic, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: roman empire, battles, barbarian, sword and sandal, battlefield, death, king, village, heroic mission, leadership, heroes, war ...
Time: ancient history, middle ages
Place: rome italy, europe
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 6.9
 6K
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, biblical, exciting, serious, captivating ...
Plot: jesus, sword and sandal, redemption, jesus christ, haunted by the past, human spirit, betrayal, hopes, religions or cults, heroes, tragic hero, clergy ...
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, rivalry, lone wolves, danger, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, sword and sandal, fight, epic battle ...
Time: ancient history, 8th century
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, redhead girl, forest, adventurer, waterfall, shot with an arrow, raid, lion, kiss, knife fight, violence ...
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, camp, brunette, ambush, palace, one man army, fire, caravan, newborn, camel, belly dancer ...
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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, villain, banquet, wrestling, poison gas, temple, violence, spear, childhood friend, queen, battle, gorilla ...
Place: greece, ancient 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: cave, volcano, decapitation, battles, caveman, dragon, sword and sandal, hercules, battle, sacrifice, giant monster, earthquake ...
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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, bodybuilder, monster, beefcake, volcanic eruption, peplum, impostor, magic, homoeroticism, bare chested male fighting, stabbing ...
Place: sicily, ancient greece, greece
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Three Giants of the Roman Empire (1971)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Tullius Valerius -- a Proconsul of Rome, circa 310 A.D. -- fears that a provincial governor named Gaius Appius Quintillianus has been secretly working with those Germanic barbarians seeking to end Roman rule. Valerius elevates Marcus, a gladiator ...
Plot: sword and sandal, peplum, treason, sword fight, arena, arrow in back, tavern, fistfight, brawl, beefcake, punched in the stomach, battle ...
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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: psychotronic, epic
Plot: sword and sandal, hercules, peplum, adventure hero, sword, spear, warrior, strongman, arena, disarming someone, hand to hand combat, armor ...
Place: ancient greece, 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: hercules, sword and sandal, peplum, super strength, sword, spear, gladiator, bare chested male fighting, greek mythology, mixed martial arts, helmet, duel ...
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: arena, peplum, prison, sword and sandal, slave, ancient rome, greek mythology, gladiator, wrestling, warrior, sword fight, brawl ...
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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, magic, brother, heroism, sword fight, tiger, sword, city, cave ...
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: sword and sandal, peplum, muscleman, beast, bare chested male fighting, gong, mole, bound in chains, camp, horse riding, male female relationship, underground city ...
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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: sword and sandal, peplum, gladiator, spear, bow and arrow, brawl, duel, warrior, tough guy, sword fight, dwarf, fistfight ...
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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, sword and sandal, peplum, lava, amulet, gratitude, sacrifice, trap, bow and arrow, impalement, spear, sidekick ...
Place: ancient greece, 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: serious, exciting, psychotronic
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: greek mythology, femme fatale, one man army, heroes, mythology, palace, monster, sword and sandal, hercules, boulder, murder, gorilla ...
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, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mythology, heroes, oracle, sword and sandal, peplum, hercules, muscleman, hell, legends and myths, superhuman powers, rivalry, obsessive quest ...
Time: ancient history
Place: ancient greece, 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: exciting, humorous, semi serious, cult film, psychotronic
Plot: time travel, heroes, combat, sword and sandal, time portal, gunfight, warrior, love affair, parallel world, good versus evil, chases and races, escapades ...
Place: usa, california, los angeles, new york
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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, semi serious, captivating, exciting
Plot: battles, sword and sandal, royal family, espionage, state affairs, betrayal, dishonesty, adventure, rivalry, peplum, horse riding, spear ...
Time: middle ages
Place: france, europe
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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: exciting, stylized, epic, serious, psychotronic
Plot: heroes, peplum, hercules, sword and sandal, imaginary, dangerous animal, supernatural, escapades, deadly, supernatural ability, battles, wizards and magicians ...
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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, monster, cyclops, sword and sandal, peplum, imaginary, fall in love, curses spells and rituals, legends and myths, vengeance, battles, rescue ...
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: semi serious, futuristic, offbeat, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, catastrophe, volcano, incest, mad scientist, poison, ghost, atlantis, murder, belly dancer, sword and sandal, danger ...
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 4.5
 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, serious, stylized, epic, realistic ...
Plot: battles, bollywood, fight for supremacy, military, state affairs, rivalry, war, heroes, political unrest, uninhibited rivalry, conquering, forbidden love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: india, asia
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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, chariot, murder, loincloth, steam bath, torture, arrow in chest, poisoned drink, sword fight, forced labor, queen
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A Story of David: The Hunted (1960)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Directed by Bob McNaught. King Saul of Israel is jealous of the fame and adoration of David, who long ago slew Goliath and brought victory to Saul's armies. Now Saul, egged on by his Edomite counselor Doeg, attempts to have David killed. ...
Style: bleak, epic, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Plot: corrupted ruler, society, battles, religions or cults, royal family, state affairs, rise to the top, dishonesty, ambition, heroes, sword and sandal, bible ...
Time: ancient history
Place: holy land
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 4.8
 311
The Amazons (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: lena Johnston is Antione, the War Goddess of the Amazons, who must mate with the Greek king Theseus to propogate her race. Traditionally this is done only out of duty, but this time she falls in love with her "boy toy"... a definite no-no ...
Style: sexploitation film
Plot: nude fight, gladiator, sword and sandal, sword fight, lesbian, lesbian sex, lesbianism, sword and sorcery, politics, homosexual, amazon tribe, mythology ...
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Hercules Against Rome (1964)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Hercules comes from Greece to Ravenna, Italy, because a friend from childhood days has sent for him: Hercules should help the Roman Emperor who is in danger because of an intrigue lead by the leader of the pretorian guards.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: peplum, sword and sandal, ancient rome, tough guy, warrior, folk hero, sword fight, adventure hero, roman, hand to hand combat, evil man, greco roman wrestling ...
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Goliath and the Sins of Babylon (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Goliath battles for the freedom of the Babylonian people.
Style: psychotronic, homoerotic
Plot: gladiator, arena, peplum, sword and sandal, rebellion, conspiracy, adventurer, fight, beating, martial artist, tough guy, fire ...
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