Napoleon movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant napoleon movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, stylized, captivating, humorous and epic films and TV shows about / with napoleon, napoleonic wars, napoleon bonaparte, french revolution, storytelling, adventure, dialogue, battles, mentor and horse plots mostly in Drama, Comedy and Adventure genres shot in USA, France, UK and other countries.
napoleon movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as napoleon: Napoleon (2002), Waterloo (1970), War & Peace (2016), Passion in the Desert (1997), Time Bandits (1981), Monsieur N. (2003), The Emperor's New Clothes (2001), Clone High (2002), Love and Death (1975), Napoleon and Me (2006).

List of napoleon movies

Napoleon (2002)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France, Germany, Italy, Canada, USA, UK, Hungary, Spain, Czech Republic
Duration: 380 min.
TV show
Story: The year is 1816, and NAPOLEON, held prisoner by the British on the island of St. Helena, is telling the young English girl BETSY his life story.
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, napoleon bonaparte, rise and fall, conquering, battles, megalomaniac, rise to the top, leadership, ambition, society, politics, military ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 1810s, 1790s
Place: europe, france, prussia
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Waterloo (1970)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 123 min.
Story: After defeating France and imprisoning Napoleon on Elba, ending two decades of war, Europe is shocked to find Napoleon has escaped and has caused the French Army to defect from the King back to him. The best of the British generals, the Duke of ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, stylized, emotional ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, napoleon bonaparte, british army, military, battles, destiny, military life, politics, war, state affairs, napoleon, royal family ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1810s
Place: europe, belgium, england, new zealand, france ...
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War & Peace (2016)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 380 min.
TV show
Story: Sumptuous BBC mini-series following the fortunes and the rise and fall of five aristocratic families in the waning days of imperial Russia.
Style: captivating, epic, stylized, serious, emotional ...
Plot: imperial russia, society, napoleonic wars, inheritance, love story, love and romance, wartime life, illegitimate son, courage, aristocracy, fall in love, family ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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Passion in the Desert (1997)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Young French officer Augustin Robert escorts artist Jean-Michel Venture de Paradis to Egypt during Napoleon's Egyptian campaign. Napoleon sent de Paradis to record Egypt's great monuments and temples that are destroyed by French soldiers ...
Style: surreal, sexy, philosophical, romantic, dark fantasy ...
Plot: desert, male nudity, napoleon, humanity, brutality, loneliness, wilderness, leopard, soldier, nudity (full frontal - brief), vengeance, time ...
Time: 18th century, 1790s
Place: egypt, ottoman empire, middle east, africa, sahara
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Time Bandits (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Fantasy, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young history buff Kevin can scarcely believe it when six dwarfs emerge from his closet one night. Former employees of the Supreme Being, they've purloined a map charting all of the holes in the fabric of time and are using it to steal ...
Style: humorous, surreal, absurd, light, colourful ...
Audience: kids, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: time travel, adventure, magic, treasure, childhood, alternate dimension, good versus evil, time, parallel universe, robin hood, map, time portal ...
Time: 80s
Place: london, england, europe, ancient greece
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Monsieur N. (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Mystery
Country: France, UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This film covers the last years of the Emperor's life, imprisoned by the British on St Helena, a remote island off the west coast of Africa. Napoleon retains a loyal entourage of officers who help him plot his escape and evade the attentions of ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, epic, mind bending
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, conspiracy, prison, heroes, dishonesty, state affairs, mystery, confined, downfall, island, napoleonic wars, exile ...
Time: 19th century
Place: france, europe
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The Emperor's New Clothes (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: Italy, UK, Germany
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Napoleon, exiled, devises a plan to retake the throne. He'll swap places with commoner Eugene Lenormand, sneak into Paris, then Lenormand will reveal himself and Napoleon will regain his throne. Things don't go at all well; first, the ...
Style: touching, humorous, entertaining, witty, fairy tale ...
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, romance, hidden identity, fall in love, disorder, lookalikes, emperor, society, social differences, exile, impostor, napoleonic wars ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: paris france, london, europe, france
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Clone High (2002)
Genre: Animation, Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Clone High is a Canadian-American adult animated television series that aired for one season on MTV and Teletoon. The series had run in its entirety in Canada on Teletoon before premiering in the United States on MTV. The last five episodes were ...
Style: adult animation, semi serious, humorous, parody, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids
Plot: high school, clones, cloning, leader, teenage life, satire, historical figure, experiment, genetic engineering, fictional reality, youth, society ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
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Love and Death (1975)
Genre: Comedy, War
Country: France, USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set in 19th-century Russia, Allen is a cowardly serf drafted into the Napoleonic war, who would rather write poetry and obsess over his beautiful but pretentious cousin. Allen's cowardice serves him well when he hides in a cannon and is shot ...
Style: surreal, humorous, witty, philosophical, parody ...
Plot: war, satire, irreverent, nothing goes right, love and romance, disorder, goofy hero, military, comedy of errors, fall in love, couple relations, napoleonic wars ...
Time: 70s, 1930s, 1810s, 19th century
Place: russia, st. petersburg russia
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Napoleon and Me (2006)
Genre: Comedy, History, War
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Elba island, 1814. Martino is a young teacher, idealist and strongly anti Napoleon, in love with the beautiful and noble Baroness Emily. The young man finds himself serving as librarian to the Great Emperor in exile, whom he deeply hates, yet soon ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, leadership, politics, revolution, private vs public, ego clash, state affairs, social relations, napoleonic wars, french revolution, empire, power relations ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: france
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Quills (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, Germany
Duration: 124 min.
Story: A nobleman with a literary flair, the Marquis de Sade lives in a madhouse where a beautiful laundry maid smuggles his erotic stories to a printer, defying orders from the asylum's resident priest. The titillating passages whip all of France ...
Style: erotic, realistic, sexy, sexual, witty ...
Plot: writer's life, sexuality, rape, perversion, priest, eccentricity, sadism, sex, writers, hospital, hypocrisy, emperor ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, georgian era, 1790s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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Mysteries of Lisbon (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 317 min.
TV show
Story: Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric, romantic ...
Plot: aristocracy, forbidden love, intrigue, orphan, heir, self discovery, love and romance, love affair, vengeance, society, dishonesty, jealousy ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: portugal, lisbon portugal, europe, venice, italy ...
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Eftyhos... trellathika! (1961)
Genre: Comedy
Country: Greece
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Charilaos Maraziotis (Nikos Stavridis) is a shopkeeper who owes the whole market and is in danger of going to jail, both because of his creditors and because of IKA and the tax administration. Iro is his secretary and fiancee, because she is poor, ...
Style: mad
Plot: debt, factory owner, girlfriend, psycho, impersonation, greek, office, business, owner, spirit, commitment, money problems ...
Time: 60s
Place: greece, athens greece, hellas
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Sexy Susan Sins Again (1968)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama
Country: France, Austria, West Germany, Hungary, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The German innkeeper Susan, now leading an acting troupe, travels to Italy and uses feminine wiles to undo an assassination plot against Napoleon, and rescue a local count (a great romancer) from his own enemies.
Style: sex comedy
Plot: male female partnership, kingdom, seductress, assassination attempt, rescue, historical event, sex scene, female nudity, assassination plot, prostitute, secret mission, farce ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, germany
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Scammerhead (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A Global Film Noir with dark comic elements about Silas Breece, a legendarily unorthodox business hustler who travels the world seeking capitol from bizarre investors, mobsters and government officials for a series of increasingly elaborate projects.
Style: neo noir
Plot: arrogance, napoleon, beer, hallucination, investor, gunslinger, hitman, casino, lobbyist, cigar smoking, water tower, cigar
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The War of the Planets: The Flight of the Moths (2019)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: In the year 3000, the nuclear war that has ravaged planet Earth 500 years earlier seems almost a distant memory. A new greener and bluer world flourished from the ashes of the old, a new world has been taken over by giant moths.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: survival, humanoid, planet earth, butterfly, napoleon, world war two, power, empire, military, anarchy, communism, napoleon bonaparte ...
Place: britain, england, hiroshima japan, ussr
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Stuck on You! (1983)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A couple with marriage problems goes to Family Court, where a judge takes them back in time to view lovers through the ages.
Style: sex comedy, teen sex comedy, hot
Audience: teens
Plot: female nudity, sex, relationship problems, love, chicken, priest, divorce, husband wife relationship, marriage, egg, mona lisa, napoleon ...
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Jack of All Trades (2000)
Genre: Adventure, Action, Comedy, Fantasy
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Jack of All Trades is a half-hour long syndicated action-comedy television series which ran for two seasons in 2000. With Cleopatra 2525, it formed the Back2Back Action Hour and both shows were notable for being the first American non-animated ...
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, witty, parody ...
Audience: teens
Plot: espionage, secret agents, adventure, folk hero, undercover, state affairs, partners, reluctant partners, crimes, dishonesty, double life, spy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, usa, france
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Eagle in a Cage (1972)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 98 min.
Story: 1815. A soldier becomes the governor of St. Helena and jailer of Napoleon
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: napoleon bonaparte, napoleonic wars, french revolution, fortress, exile, island, soldier, battles, wartime life, unfulfilled love, empire fashion, napoleon ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s
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Mysteries of Lisbon (2011)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Romance
Country: Portugal, France
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follows a jealous countess, a wealthy businessman, and a young orphaned boy across Portugal, France, Italy and Brazil where they connect with a variety of mysterious individuals.
Style: gothic, serious, bleak, captivating, epic
Plot: forbidden love, love triangle, high society, nobleman, intrigue, scandal, countess, passion, orphan, revenge, murder, aristocracy ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century
Place: lisbon portugal
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Lupin III: Missed by a Dollar (2000)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Mystery
Country: Japan
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In New York City, an auction is being held, where numerous valuables are being bidded. One of the items was an ordinary ring which is more valuable than it looks. Lupin tries to bid on it, but was out bid by a dollar. So he steals it instead and ...
Style: stylized, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: teens
Plot: heist, adventure, crime gone awry, gang, partners, undercover, disorder, deathtrap, samurai, escapades, assassination attempt, crimes ...
Time: 2000s
Place: new york, usa, japan
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Marat/Sade (1967)
Genre: Drama, History, Music
Country: UK
Duration: 119 min.
Story: In Charenton Asylum, the Marquis de Sade directs a play about Jean Paul Marat's death, using the patients as actors. Based 'The Persecution and Assassination of Jean-Paul Marat as Performed by the Inmates of the Asylum of Charenton Under ...
Style: disturbing, talky, biting, tense, psychological ...
Plot: french revolution, art, politics, insanity, revolution, sex maniac, fighting the system, mental illness, murder, violence, assassination, male nudity ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, 1790s
Place: france, paris france, europe
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The Blue Bird (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Fantasy, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Soviet Union, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A pair of peasant children, Mytyl and her brother Tyltyl, are led on a magical quest for the fabulous Blue Bird of Happiness by the Fairy Berylune. On their journey, they are accompanied by the humanized presences of a Dog, a Cat, Light, Fire, ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, light, folk tale, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: surrealism, obsessive quest, family relations, self discovery, youth, family, afterlife, young heroes, adventure, escapades, imaginary kingdom, siblings relations ...
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Madame (1961)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Catherine Hubscher, who washes the shirts of young Napoleon and other soldiers fighting the Revolution, falls in love with Sergeant Lefebvre. Circumstances bring Lefebvre a noble title and even more -- Napoleon decides to make him the local ruler ...
Style: sexy, realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: french revolution, napoleonic wars, strong female presence, love and romance, romance, rise to the top, society, power relations, couples, rich and poor, social differences, working class ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france, europe, italy
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The Count of Monte Cristo (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: Ireland, Switzerland, UK, USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Edmond Dantés's life and plans to marry the beautiful Mercedes are shattered when his best friend, Fernand, deceives him. After spending 13 miserable years in prison, Dantés escapes with the help of a fellow inmate and plots his revenge, ...
Style: exciting, suspense, intense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: prison, sword fight, adventure, prison escape, betrayal, revenge, treason, vengeance, treasure, french, confined, lone hero ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, victorian era
Place: france, marseille, ireland, europe, paris france
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Goya's Ghosts (2006)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Painter Francisco Goya faces a scandal involving his muse, who is labeled a heretic by a monk.
Style: thought provoking, factual, intense, realistic, bad ending ...
Plot: rape, french, artist, art, prison, prostitute, lifestyle, life is a bitch, spanish history, painter, women, arrest ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, georgian era
Place: spain, madrid
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War and Peace (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Italy, France, Germany, Russia, Poland
Duration: 394 min.
TV show
Story: War and Peace delineates in graphic detail events leading up to the French invasion of Russia, and the impact of the Napoleonic era on Tsarist society, as seen through the eyes of five Russian aristocratic families. Portions of an earlier version of ...
Style: captivating, stylized, epic, emotional, romantic ...
Plot: aristocracy, tragic love, love triangle, romance, social differences, couple relations, true love, betrayal, invasion, napoleon bonaparte, husband wife relationship, family crisis ...
Time: 19th century
Place: russia
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Goya in Bordeaux (1999)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Francisco Goya (1746-1828), deaf and ill, lives the last years of his life in voluntary exile in Bordeaux, a Liberal protesting the oppressive rule of Ferdinand VII. He's living with his much younger wife Leocadia and their daughter Rosario. He ...
Style: surreal, stylized, melancholic, non-linear, enigmatic ...
Plot: artist, art, painter, nudity (full frontal - brief), art history, male nudity, lone hero, life philosophy, adaptation, life & death, life, immortality ...
Time: 18th century, 19th century, georgian era
Place: spain, france, europe
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Lupin the 3rd: Napoleon's Dictionary (1991)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime
Country: Japan
Duration: 90 min.
Story: While Lupin does enjoy racing for the sport of it, the prize in an antique car grand prix across Europe is Lupin's only goal. The prize is a dictionary that once belonged to Napoleon. More importantly, the dictionary was also once owned by ...
Style: humorous, exciting, captivating, realistic, semi serious
Audience: teens
Plot: adventure, contests and competitions, car, race, heist, car chase, samurai, chase, escapades, crimes, obsessive quest, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, madrid, japan, france, paris france
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Bill & Ted's Excellent Adventure (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Music, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A pair of failing high school students -- Bill S. Preston, Esquire and Ted "Theodore" Logan -- are visited by a time traveler from the future who takes them on an adventure through time to gather up actual historical figures to help them ...
Style: funny, humorous, absurd, buddy movie, entertaining ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, date night
Plot: time travel, time machine, teenager, high school, changing the past or future, time, rock and roll, sent to the past, medieval, adventure, classmate classmate relationship, travel ...
Time: 80s, middle ages, future, 20th century, 1810s ...
Place: ancient greece, california, new mexico, usa, vienna ...
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