Cavalry charge movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant cavalry charge movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, epic, exciting, captivating and stylized films and TV shows about / with cavalry charge, battles, military, war, heroes, horse, cavalry, sword, soldier and battlefield plots mostly in Drama, War and History genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as cavalry charge: Napoleon (2002), Alexander (2004), The Glory Guys (1965), A Distant Trumpet (1964), Waterloo (1970), Taras Bulba (1962), The Lighthorsemen (1987), Ride with the Devil (1999), Kingdom of Heaven (2005), Arn: The Knight Templar (2007).

List of cavalry charge movies

The Charge of the Light Brigade (1968)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A chronicle of events that led to the British involvement in the Crimean War against Russia and which led to the siege of Sevastopol and the fierce Battle of Balaclava on October 25, 1854 which climaxed with the heroic, but near-disastrous calvary ...
Style: epic, factual, harsh, serious, exciting ...
Plot: war, british history, politics, british army, anti war, military, british soldier, visceral, battles, justice, wartime, assassination ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, victorian era, 70s, 60s
Place: england, canada, london, europe, istanbul turkey ...
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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: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, epic ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, napoleon bonaparte, battles, rise and fall, imperial russia, conquering, megalomaniac, rise to the top, ambition, leadership, politics, military ...
Time: 19th century, regency period, 18th century, 1810s, 1790s ...
Place: europe, france, prussia
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Alexander (2004)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, UK, Germany, Netherlands, France, Italy
Duration: 175 min.
Story: Alexander, the King of Macedonia, leads his legions against the giant Persian Empire. After defeating the Persians, he leads his army across the then known world, venturing farther than any westerner had ever gone, all the way to India.
Style: epic, breathtaking, serious, factual, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, ancient history, conquering, battles, gay, warlord, ambition, ruler, military, greek, courage, destiny ...
Time: ancient times, middle ages
Place: ancient greece, greece, persia, alexandria egypt, egypt ...
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The Glory Guys (1965)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Though a fictionalized Western based on George Armstrong Custer's 7th Cavalry Regiment at the Battle of the Little Big Horn, the film is almost a generic war story covering the enlistment, training, and operational deployment of a group of ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, cynical, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cavalry, native american, cavalry charge, bar fight, rivalry, soldier, military, battles, love triangle, state affairs, survival, rebelliousness ...
Time: 19th century
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A Distant Trumpet (1964)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1883, US Cavalry lieutenant Matthew Hazard, newly graduated from West Point, is assigned to isolated Fort Delivery on the Mexican border of Arizona, where he meets commanding officer Teddy Mainwarring's wife Kitty, whom he later rescues from ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, surprise ending
Plot: cavalry, military, cavalry charge, fort, civil war, cave, soldier, battles, surrender, u.s. army, equestrian, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, washington d.c.
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Waterloo (1970)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: Italy, Soviet Union
Duration: 134 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, emotional, stylized ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, napoleon bonaparte, battles, british army, military, war, destiny, state affairs, politics, military life, napoleon, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century, regency period, victorian era, 1810s
Place: europe, belgium, england, france, new zealand ...
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Taras Bulba (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Cossacks of Eastern Europe join the Poles to rid the Turks from the Steps of Europe. In return for their aid, the Poles agree to give control of the Steps to the Cossacks. After the battle, however, the Poles back out of their agreement and ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, exciting, touching ...
Plot: cossack, cavalry charge, brother brother relationship, father son relationship, world war two, ancient, horseman, ukrainian, battles, heroes, revolution, family relations ...
Time: 16th century
Place: poland, ukraine, europe, russia, kiev ukraine ...
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The Lighthorsemen (1987)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Australia
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Palestine, 1917. The British advance has been stopped by the Turkish line running from Gaza to Beersheba. The latest attack on Gaza has failed. The attacking forces included a regiment of Australian mounted infantry, the Light Horse... Lighthorseman ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, tense, epic
Plot: world war one, military, soldier, battles, war, survival, heroic mission, against the odds, basic training, military life, wartime life, world war two ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: australia, palestine, ottoman empire, turkey, melbourne australia ...
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Ride with the Devil (1999)
Genre: Drama, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 138 min.
Story: Ride with the Devil follows four people who are fighting for truth and justice amidst the turmoil of the American Civil War. Director Ang Lee takes us to a no man's land on the Missouri/Kansas border where a staunch loyalist, an ...
Style: bloody, realistic, epic, sexy, gothic ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, war, military, violence, slavery, gunfight, freedom, courage, brutality, revenge, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: iraq, kansas, germany, missouri, texas ...
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The Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 201 min.
Story: Aragorn is revealed as the heir to the ancient kings as he, Gandalf and the other members of the broken fellowship struggle to save Gondor from Sauron's forces. Meanwhile, Frodo and Sam bring the ring closer to the heart of Mordor, the dark ...
Style: epic, atmospheric, breathtaking, stylized, exciting ...
Audience: teens, kids, family outing, chick flick
Plot: sword fight, magic, battles, friendship, courage, good versus evil, magical, monster, army, sword and sorcery, warrior, wizards ...
Time: prehistory, prehistoric times
Place: new zealand
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The Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: New Zealand, USA
Duration: 179 min.
Story: Frodo and Sam are trekking to Mordor to destroy the One Ring of Power while Gimli, Legolas and Aragorn search for the orc-captured Merry and Pippin. All along, nefarious wizard Saruman awaits the Fellowship members at the Orthanc Tower in Isengard.
Style: atmospheric, epic, captivating, exciting, dark fantasy ...
Audience: family outing, teens, kids, chick flick
Plot: sword fight, fantasy world, magic, mission, friendship, wizards, magical, monster, warrior, good versus evil, creature, elf ...
Time: prehistoric times, prehistory
Place: new zealand
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Kingdom of Heaven (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, Germany, Spain, Morocco, USA, Italy, France
Duration: 144 min.
Story: After his wife dies, a blacksmith named Balian is thrust into royalty, political intrigue and bloody holy wars during the Crusades.
Style: epic, serious, exciting, realistic, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, date night
Plot: sword fight, war, medieval, crusade, battles, knight, warrior, siege, christianity, crusader, king, muslim ...
Time: 12th century, middle ages, 19th century
Place: jerusalem, middle east, palestine, holy land, england ...
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The Chronicles of Narnia: The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Fantasy
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Siblings Lucy, Edmund, Susan and Peter step through a magical wardrobe and find the land of Narnia. There, the they discover a charming, once peaceful kingdom that has been plunged into eternal winter by the evil White Witch, Jadis. Aided by the ...
Style: fairy tale, atmospheric, exciting, epic, scenic ...
Audience: kids, family outing, teens, chick flick, girls' night ...
Plot: fantasy world, witch, magic, good versus evil, legends and myths, talking animals, imaginary kingdom, parallel world, magical, winter, heroes, children ...
Time: 1940s, future, year 1940, 20th century
Place: london, england
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Arn: The Knight Templar (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Sweden, UK, Denmark, Norway, Finland, Germany, Morocco
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Arn, the son of a high-ranking Swedish nobleman is educated in a monastery and sent to the Holy Land as a knight templar to do penance for a forbidden love.
Style: stylized, exciting, captivating, scenic, epic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: medieval, knight, crusader, knights templar, monastery, war, sword fight, adaptation, religion, heroes, crusade, forbidden love ...
Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: europe, sweden, eastern europe, middle east, jerusalem ...
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Game of Thrones (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Fantasy
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 57 min.
TV show
Story: Seven noble families fight for control of the mythical land of Westeros. Friction between the houses leads to full-scale war. All while a very ancient evil awakens in the farthest north. Amidst the war, a neglected military order of misfits, the ...
Style: epic, captivating, atmospheric, dramatic, stylized ...
Audience: teens, chick flick, girls' night, boys' night, adult
Plot: intrigue, dragon, medieval, warrior, fantasy world, incest, power struggle, conflict, vicious, political intrigue, abuse of power, peril ...
Time: middle ages, 2010s
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12 Strong (2018)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A team of CIA agents and special forces head into Afghanistan in the aftermath of the September 11th attacks in an attempt to dismantle the Taliban.
Style: touching, suspenseful, exciting, rough, perverse ...
Plot: cia, military, taliban, soldier, heroism, behind enemy lines, us military, al qaeda, machismo, swat team, war on terror, navy seal ...
Time: september 11 2001, year 2001, 2000s, 21st century
Place: afghanistan, usa, middle east
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Young Winston (1972)
Genre: Biography, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 157 min.
Story: This historical drama is an account of the early life of British politician Winston Churchill, including his childhood years, his time as a war correspondent in Africa, and culminating with his first election to Parliament.
Style: epic, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: military, soldier, parliament, society, ambition, politics, war, rise to the top, rise to power, imperialism, british empire, election ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, victorian era, 1890s, future ...
Place: england, africa, south africa, europe, sudan
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War Horse (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend.
Style: touching, emotional, epic, uplifting, captivating ...
Audience: teens, girls' night, family outing, date night
Plot: world war one, horse, war, animals, friendship, military, battles, animal training, human spirit, survival, wartime, cavalry charge ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20th century, year 1914, year 1918
Place: england, belgium, europe, france
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The Last Confederate: The Story of Robert Adams (2005)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Amid the bitter divisiveness of the Civil War, Confederate Capt. Robert Adams (Julian Adams) feels the rift within his soul. Steadfastly loyal to the South, Adams also holds an unshakable love for his Northerner wife, Eveline McCord (Gwendolyn ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, romantic, saga
Plot: battles, leadership, love affair, true love, wartime life, love and romance, military, heroes, society, supportive spouse, civil war, prison escape ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south carolina, southern usa
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The Mercenary (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While a Mexican revolutionary lies low as a U.S. rodeo clown, the cynical Polish mercenary who tutored the idealistic peasant tells how he and a dedicated female radical fought for the soul of the guerrilla general Paco, as Mexicans threw off ...
Style: epic, funny, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, mercenary, cowboy, woman with a gun, artist, exploitation, villain, desert, rebellion, revolution, mine, political unrest ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america
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Many Wars Ago (1970)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: On the Italian/Austrian front during World War I, a disastrous Italian attack upon the Austrian positions leads to a mutiny among the decimated Italian troops.
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, bleak, rough
Plot: world war one, war, bureaucracy, italian history, anti war, soldier, military, military officer, military police, combat casualty, italian army, carabinieri ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916, 20th century
Place: italy, alps
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Stars of Eger (1968)
Genre: Adventure, History, Romance, War
Country: Hungary, Bulgaria
Duration: 157 min.
Story: This romantic and grandiose historical film depicts the era of the constant incursions and heroic battles fought by the defenders of the castle of Eger, led by captain István Dobó, against the heavy odds of superior numbers through the lives and ...
Style: biblical, cult film
Plot: fortress, medieval, swordswoman, queen, ancient, swamp, defeat, knight, lady in waiting, fencing, siege, horse ...
Time: 16th century
Place: ottoman empire, italy, transylvania, istanbul turkey, hungary ...
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The Legend of the Golden Gun (1979)
Genre: Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young farmer and a runaway slave team up to track down the legendary Confederate guerrilla William Quantrill. Along the way they run into a legendary gunfighter, who teaches the young farmer how to shoot and gives him a special gun that shoots ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, gunfighter, gang, revenge, civil war, revenge plot, criminal, massacre, cowboy, tough heroes, old west, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, kansas, colorado
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Colonel Chabert (1994)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: France
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Colonel Chabert has been severely wounded in the French-Russian Napoleonic war to the point that the medical examiner has signed his death certificate. When he regains his health and memory, he goes back to Paris, where his "widow", Anne ...
Style: harsh, talky, disturbing, stylized, serious ...
Plot: betrayal, napoleonic wars, battles, military, war, haunted by the past, homecoming, aristocracy, life is a bitch, dishonesty, infidelity, wartime life ...
Time: 19th century, 1810s, 18th century
Place: france, paris france, tokyo, europe, london
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Rebels in Canada (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Hudson river fur hunters rebel against their English masters in this pre-Blind Dead effort from de Ossorio. Victor, chief of the rebels, kidnaps Ann from the ruthless landowner, Sullivan, as a bartering tool. Ann and Victor, in love, fight together ...
Plot: female fight, girl fight, massacre, snow, murder, gunfight, villain, biracial, trapper, public execution, damsel in distress, evil man ...
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Buffalo Bill, Hero of the Far West (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Colonel William Cody, alias Buffalo Bill, intends to put an end to the dishonest relations between a gang of white swindlers and the Indian, Yellow Hand. So he goes to the chief of Yellow Hand's tribe, Wise Fox, and tries to convince him to ...
Plot: western hero, showdown, burned at the stake, soldier, violence, horse, war violence, bow and arrow, gunslinger, battlefield, old west, bar fight ...
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The Avenger (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Italy, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Aeneas leads escapees from the Trojan war to new land in Italy, and must deal with new threats to his people.
Style: psychotronic, campy, cult film
Plot: warrior, ancient world, ancient rome, antiquity, mythology, ancient, soldier, fire, king, queen, horse riding, painting ...
Place: ancient greece, rome italy
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George Washington (1984)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 480 min.
TV show
Story: The early life and career of the American General and President through his participation in the Revolutionary War.
Plot: american revolution, american politics, fictional history, war for independence, usa history, american civil war, usa president, fortress, boat, native american attack, siege, u.s. president ...
Time: 18th century
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Houston: The Legend of Texas (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Sam Elliot stars as Sam Houston, the visionary who nearly single-handedly forged the state of Texas into a powerful entity in its own right. Refusing to forget the Alamo (as if anyone could), Houston led the military in Texas' rebellion against ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: war, battles, leadership, folk hero, head of state, state affairs, heroes, rise to the top, military, americana, political unrest, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, mexico, austin texas
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Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story follows a stagecoach ride through Old West Apache territory. On board are a cavalry man's pregnant wife, a prostitute with a broken heart, a Marshal taking in his prisoner Johnny Ringo, a crooked gambler, and the infamous Doc Holliday
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stagecoach, old west, native american attack, journey, showdown, pregnancy, desert, prostitute, heroes, chase, small town, dentist ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, new mexico, yuma arizona
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