Tags: movies like Gladiator (2000) - full list
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 8.4)|
|Genre||comedy, drama, adventure, western|
|Characters||Lifeguards, Hunters, Heroes, Partners|
|Plot||Revenge, Slavery, Love, Fight, The escape, Skirmishes, Rivalry, Freedom|
|Place||USA, Mansions, Wild West|
|Style||Worth watching, Heavy, Fascinating|
With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.
|Mark||4.6 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama, crime|
Given superstrength and durability by a sabotaged experiment, a wrongly accused man escapes prison to become a superhero for hire.
|Mark||8.6 (imdb: 5.6)|
|Genre||action, melodrama, drama, adventure, military, biography, history|
|Country||Germany, USA, Netherlands, France, United Kingdom, Italy|
|Characters||Heroes, Military, Emperors|
|Plot||Adventure, Love, Travel, Power, Intrigue, War, Death, Fate, Betrayal|
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.
|Mark||7.2 (imdb: 8.3)|
|Genre||melodrama, drama, history|
|Plot||Relationship, Love triangle|
Britain is in the grip of a chilling recession... falling wages, rising prices, civil unrest - only the bankers are smiling. It's 1783 and Ross Poldark returns from the American War of Independence to his beloved Cornwall to find his world in ruins: his father dead, the family mine long since closed, his house wrecked and his sweetheart pledged to marry his cousin. But Ross finds that hope and love can be found when you are least expecting it in the wild but beautiful Cornish landscape.
|Genre||fantastic, action, fantasy, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Adventure, Revenge, Rivalry, Freedom, Uprising|
|Style||Heavy, For men|
In a planet where humans must scavenge the post-apocalyptic barren wasteland, Hirokin – a reluctant warrior with a dark past – sets off on mission to fulfill his destiny. Having fought to the death to save his wife and son from the planets evil dictator – Griffin – and his elite army of hunters, the lone warrior is left for dead in the vast desert. Armed with his samurai blade, Hirokin is forced to choose between avenging the murder of his family and fighting for the freedom his people. In a twist of fate and with a small rebellion by his side Hirokin s vision finally becomes clear.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 8.4)|
|Genre||fantastic, melodrama, drama|
|Country||USA, United Kingdom|
|Plot||Time travel, Adventures, Love triangle|
|Style||To cry, Spectacular, Fascinating|
The story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate affair is ignited that tears Claire's heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.
|Characters||Musicians, Soldier, Heroes, Military, Wolves|
|Plot||Revenge, The escape, War, Adventure, Rivalry, Uprising|
Spain, 1808. The Napoleonic Army suffers its first defeat at the hands of a single man: a drummer boy who used the Montserrat mountains to echo his drums and send the enemy troops into a panicked retreat. When the news reaches Napoleon, he furiously orders the captain of the Imperial Guard to bring back the head of the young hero responsible for his army's defeat…
|Mark||7.8 (imdb: 7.2)|
|Genre||action, drama, military, history|
|Characters||Heroes, Soldier, Military|
|Plot||Revenge, Revolution, Rivalry, Death, War, Freedom, Uprising|
|Style||Heavy, Fascinating, Patriotic|
After proving himself on the field of battle in the French and Indian War, Benjamin Martin wants nothing more to do with such things, preferring the simple life of a farmer. But when his son Gabriel enlists in the army to defend their new nation, America, against the British, Benjamin reluctantly returns to his old life to protect his son.
|Genre||horror, action, fantasy, comedy|
|Characters||Heroes, Zombie, Demons, Zombie, Demons|
|Plot||Supernatural, Survival, Viruses, Supernatural, Survival, Viruses|
|Style||Heavy, Disturbing, For men|
Bruce Campbell reprises his role as Ash Williams, an aging lothario and chainsaw-handed monster hunter who’s spent the last three decades avoiding maturity, and the terrors of the Evil Dead. But when a Deadite plague threatens to destroy all of mankind, he’s forced to face his demons — both metaphorical and literal.
|Mark||2 (imdb: 7.3)|
|Characters||Soldier, Military, Heroes|
|Plot||War, Survival, Revenge, Adventure, Fate, False accusations, Betrayal|
|Style||Depressive, Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing, For men|
During the war in Afghanistan a Soviet tank crew commanded by a tyrannical officer find themselves lost and in a struggle against a band of Mujahadeen guerrillas in the mountains.
|Mark||8.4 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||drama, adventure, military, history|
|Characters||Heroes, Soldier, Warriors, Military|
|Plot||Adventure, Rivalry, War|
|Style||Heavy, Exciting, For men|
Essentially true story of how Spartan king Leonidas led an extremely small army of Greek Soldiers (300 of his personal body guards from Sparta) to hold off an invading Persian army now thought to have numbered 250,000.
|Genre||action, thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure, military, biography, history|
|Plot||Adventure, War, Intrigue, Freedom, Slavery, Uprising|
|Place||Sparta, Roman Empire|
The rebellious Thracian Spartacus, born and raised a slave, is sold to Gladiator trainer Batiatus. After weeks of being trained to kill for the arena, Spartacus turns on his owners and leads the other slaves in rebellion. As the rebels move from town to town, their numbers swell as escaped slaves join their ranks. Under the leadership of Spartacus, they make their way to southern Italy, where they will cross the sea and return to their homes.
|Genre||horror, thriller, fantasy, drama|
Three siblings who move into their ancestral estate after their father's gruesome murder discover their new home's magical keys, which must be used in their stand against an evil creature who wants the keys and their powers.
|Genre||drama, adventure, military, history|
|Characters||Heroes, Friends, Jews, Gladiators|
|Plot||Revenge, Adventure, Rivalry, Political, False accusations, Slavery|
|Style||Action, Exciting, Fascinating|
Judah Ben-Hur, a Palestinian Jew, is battling the Roman empire at the time of Christ. His actions send him and his family into slavery, but an inspirational encounter with Jesus changes everything. He finally meets his rival in a justly famous chariot race and rescues his suffering family.
|Mark||1 (imdb: 6.6)|
|Genre||action, drama, history|
|Plot||Rivalry, Death, Love, Intrigue, Slavery, Fight|
The story picks up at the point where "The Robe" ends, following the martyrdom of Diana and Marcellus. Christ's robe is conveyed to Peter for safe-keeping, but the emperor Caligula wants it back to benefit from its powers. Marcellus' former slave Demetrius seeks to prevent this, and catches the eye of Messalina, wife to Caligula's uncle Claudius. Messalina tempts Demetrius, he winds up fighting in the arena, and wavers in his faith.
|Genre||action, melodrama, drama, military|
|Characters||Warriors, Heroes, Soldier, Military|
|Plot||Rivalry, Martial Arts, War, Travel, Hockey|
|Style||Heavy, Exciting, Disturbing|
Rusty Wittenburg is a Navy SEAL struggling to balance his family life and his job. He fights daily to maintain the line between reality and the nightmares his PTSD conjures up for him. Dedicated to his team and his mission, he is willing to give the ultimate sacrifice for his fellow brothers and teammates.
|Mark||10 (imdb: 8)|
|Genre||action, drama, adventure|
|Plot||Martial Arts, Adventure, Revenge, Rivalry, Death, Love, Skirmishes, Chase|
|Style||Exciting, Action, Disturbing, Fascinating, For men|
In a land controlled by feudal barons, a great warrior and a young boy embark on a journey across a dangerous land to find enlightenment. A genre-bending martial arts series very loosely based on the classic Chinese tale Journey to the West.
|Mark||8.2 (imdb: 6.2)|
|Genre||action, drama, adventure|
|Country||United Kingdom, South Korea|
|Characters||Killers, Friends, Warriors, Emperors, Heroes, Knights|
|Plot||Fidelity, Revenge, Adventure, Rivalry, Justice|
|Style||For men, Exciting, Depressive, Tense|
When an evil emperor executes their leader, his band of knights – bound by duty and honour – embarks on a journey of vengeance that will not come to an end until they've destroyed their mortal foe.
|Mark||1 (imdb: 7.4)|
|Genre||fantastic, action, thriller, drama|
|Characters||Poor, Losers, Rich, Teenagers|
|Plot||Uprising, Survival, Technology, Relationship, Fate, Power|
In a future where the elite inhabit an island paradise far from the crowded slums, you get one chance to join the 3% saved from squalor.
|Country||New Zealand, United Kingdom|
|Characters||Heroes, Warriors, Cannibals|
|Plot||Survival, Adventure, Revenge, Rivalry, Martial Arts, Chase|
|Style||Exciting, Heavy, Disturbing|
Hongi, a Maori chieftain’s teenage son, must avenge his father’s murder in order to bring peace and honour to the souls of his loved ones after his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery. Vastly outnumbered by a band of villains led by Wirepa, Hongi’s only hope is to pass through the feared and forbidden “Dead Lands” and forge an uneasy alliance with a mysterious warrior, a ruthless fighter who has ruled the area for years.