10 best movies like Spartacus (2010)

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Movies similar to Spartacus (2010): Turbo Kid, Pompeii, The Legend of Hercules, Gladiators of Rome, The Eagle, Blood Out, Clash of the Titans, Held der Gladiatoren, Colosseum - Rome's Arena of Death, Amazons and Gladiators.

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Turbo Kid (2015)
Mark10 (imdb: 6.7)
Genrehorror, fantastic, action, comedy, adventure
CountryCanada, USA, New Zealand
CharactersHeroes, Superhero, Dinosaurs, Cowboys, Bartenders, Gladiators
PlotApocalypse, Loneliness
TimeFuture, Post apocalypse

    In a post-apocalyptic wasteland, an orphaned teen must battle a ruthless warlord to save the girl of his dreams.

    Pompeii (2014)
    Mark8 (imdb: 5.5)
    Genreaction, melodrama, drama, adventure
    CountryCanada, Germany
    CharactersGladiators, Heroes, Horses
    PlotDisasters, Volcanoes, Adventure, Slavery
    PlaceRoman Empire, Italy
    StyleExciting, Disturbing

      In 79 A.D., Milo, a slave turned gladiator, finds himself in a race against time to save his true love Cassia, the beautiful daughter of a wealthy merchant who has been unwillingly betrothed to a corrupt Roman Senator. As Mount Vesuvius erupts in a torrent of blazing lava, Milo must fight his way out of the arena in order to save his beloved as the once magnificent Pompeii crumbles around him.

      The Legend of Hercules (2014)
      Mark7.6 (imdb: 4.2)
      Genreaction, fantasy
      CountryUSA, Bulgaria
      CharactersGladiators, Heroes
      PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Supernatural, Fate
      PlaceGreece, Egypt
      StyleExciting, For men

        In Ancient Greece 1200 B.C., a queen succumbs to the lust of Zeus to bear a son promised to overthrow the tyrannical rule of the king and restore peace to a land in hardship. But this prince, Hercules, knows nothing of his real identity or his destiny. He desires only one thing: the love of Hebe, Princess of Crete, who has been promised to his own brother. When Hercules learns of his greater purpose, he must choose: to flee with his true love or to fulfill his destiny and become the true hero of his time. The story behind one of the greatest myths is revealed in this action-packed epic - a tale of love, sacrifice and the strength of the human spirit.

        Gladiators of Rome (2012)
        Mark6.2 (imdb: 5.2)
        Genrecomedy, adventure, cartoon
        CharactersGladiators, Teens, Heroes, Friends, Family, Wizards
        PlaceRoman Empire

          It is the age of Imperial Rome.Young Timo is an orphan of Pompeii's terrible eruption, adopted be general Chirone and raised in the famous Gladiator's Academy in Rome. Is this the beginning of a new legend? The legend of a great hero? Not so much! Timo is not exactly gladiator material! He just wants to hang out with his friends, Ciccius and Mauritius, and avoid his stepfather's bizarre training sessions at all costs! However, when Timo meets the lovely Lucilla, he decides to change his life and bring out the valour inside himself - valour that has never shown itself before. Through spells, crazy raids in the woods and terrible trainings of a very personal lady trainer, Timo has to transform himself into the greatest gladiator of all time. And as they say, if "fortune favours the bold" in Rome ... hard times are awaiting Timo!

          The Eagle (2011)
          Mark8.2 (imdb: 6.2)
          Genredrama, history
          CharactersGladiators, Heroes, Soldier, Horses
          PlotAdventure, Revolution, Slavery
          PlaceRoman Empire, England, Scotland
          StyleExciting, Depressive, Tense, Disturbing, For men

            In 140 AD, twenty years after the unexplained disappearance of the entire Ninth Legion in the mountains of Scotland, young centurion Marcus Aquila (Tatum) arrives from Rome to solve the mystery and restore the reputation of his father, the commander of the Ninth. Accompanied only by his British slave Esca (Bell), Marcus sets out across Hadrian's Wall into the uncharted highlands of Caledonia - to confront its savage tribes, make peace with his father's memory, and retrieve the lost legion's golden emblem, the Eagle of the Ninth.

            Blood Out (2011)
            Markimdb: 4.5
            CharactersHired assassins, Gangsters, Girlfriends, Gladiators
            PlotRevenge, Rivalry, Martial Arts, Undercover
            StyleHeavy, Disturbing, Exciting, For men

              When big city detectives refuse to further investigate his kid brother's gang related murder, small town Sheriff Michael Spencer drops the badge and goes undercover to find his brother's killer and avenge his death.

              Clash of the Titans (2010)
              Mark8.8 (imdb: 5.8)
              Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
              CharactersGods, Witch, Gladiators, Monsters
              PlotTime travel, Adventure, Confrontation, Rivalry, Supernatural, Fate, Superpowers

                Born of a god but raised as a man, Perseus is helpless to save his family from Hades, vengeful god of the underworld. With nothing to lose, Perseus volunteers to lead a dangerous mission to defeat Hades before he can seize power from Zeus and unleash hell on earth. Battling unholy demons and fearsome beasts, Perseus and his warriors will only survive if Perseus accepts his power as a god, defies fate and creates his own destiny.

                Held der Gladiatoren (2003)
                Mark6.4 (imdb: 4.8)
                Genreaction, drama, adventure
                CountryGermany, Austria

                  Germanus, a brave gladiator, witnesses the brutal murder of his brother, committed by another fighter. Since then, he will become his worst enemy, with whom he will fight in several fights, each more bitter. One day, Germanus discovers that his sister, also gladiator, maintains a passionate affair with the man who killed the brother of both, without her knowing anything about the crime

                  Colosseum - Rome's Arena of Death (2003)
                  Mark3.2 (imdb: 7.1)
                  CountryUnited Kingdom
                  PlotOn real events
                  PlaceRoman Empire

                    Colosseum: Rome's Arena of Death aka Colosseum: A Gladiator's Story is a 2003 BBC Television docudrama which tells the true story of Verus a gladiator who fought at the Colosseum in Rome.

                    Amazons and Gladiators (2001)
                    Mark6 (imdb: 3.3)
                    Genreaction, drama, adventure
                    CountryUSA, Germany
                    CharactersAmazons, Gladiators, Heroes
                    PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Revenge, Martial Arts, Fate
                    PlaceRoman Empire
                    StyleAction, Exciting, Fascinating, For men

                      During the Roman Empire, General Crassius ruled a small province with an Iron fist. Serena, a young girl in a village, watches Crassius kill her parents. Crassius and Serena's destiny would lead them to the Gladiator ring; the Amazons Warrior vs the Roman General.

                      Gladiator (2000)
                      Mark9.2 (imdb: 8.5)
                      Genreaction, drama
                      CountryUSA, United Kingdom
                      CharactersGladiators, Warriors, Soldier, Heroes, Emperors
                      PlotRevenge, Power, Love, War, Betrayal, Intrigue, Adventure, Rivalry, Freedom, Slavery
                      PlaceRoman Empire, Spain, Mansions
                      StyleHeavy, Exciting, Fascinating, Interesting

                        In the year 180, the death of emperor Marcus Aurelius throws the Roman Empire into chaos. Maximus is one of the Roman army's most capable and trusted generals and a key advisor to the emperor. As Marcus' devious son Commodus ascends to the throne, Maximus is set to be executed. He escapes, but is captured by slave traders. Renamed Spaniard and forced to become a gladiator, Maximus must battle to the death with other men for the amusement of paying audiences.

                        The Barbarians (1987)
                        Markimdb: 5
                        Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
                        CountryItaly, USA
                        CharactersTough guys, Warriors, Heroes, Orphans, Twins, Dragons, Gladiators
                        PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Martial Arts, Missing people, Slavery
                        TimeMiddle Ages
                        StyleExciting, Depressive, Disturbing

                          Orphaned brothers Kutchek and Gore are adopted by a tribe led by Canary the owner of a powerful jewel. The evil Kadar wants both Canary and the jewel. Attacking the tribe he kidnaps Canary but the stone eludes him. The brothers are taken to be trained as gladiators and years later have grown to be VERY big. They escape and set off on a quest to find the jewel and rescue Canary.

                          Conan the Barbarian (1982)
                          Mark9.2 (imdb: 6.9)
                          Genreaction, fantasy, adventure
                          CharactersGladiators, Heroes, Witch, Cannibals
                          PlotRevenge, Adventure, Martial Arts, Treasures, Slavery
                          StyleExciting, Heavy, For men

                            A film adaptation of the classic sword and sorcery hero, Conan the Barbarian. A horde of rampaging warriors massacre the parents of young Conan and enslave the young child for years on The Wheel of Pain. As the sole survivor of the childhood massacre, Conan is released from slavery and taught the ancient arts of fighting. Transforming himself into a killing machine, Conan travels into the wilderness to seek vengeance on Thulsa Doom, the man responsible for killing his family. In the wilderness, Conan takes up with the thieves Valeria and Subotai. The group comes upon King Osric, who wants the trio of warriors to help rescue his daughter who has joined Doom in the hills.

                            The Twelve Tasks of Asterix (1976)
                            Markimdb: 7.7
                            Genreaction, fantasy, comedy, adventure, family, cartoon
                            CharactersGladiators, Family, Heroes, Dogs, Friends, Crocodiles
                            PlotAdventure, Rivalry, Racing
                            PlaceRoman Empire, France, Village

                              Asterix and Obelix depart on an adventure to complete twelve impossible tasks to prove to Caesar that they are as strong as the Gods. You'll roar with laughter as they outwit, outrun, and generally outrage the very people who are trying to prove them "only human".

                              The 10th Victim (1965)
                              Markimdb: 6.6
                              Genrefantastic, action, thriller, comedy
                              CountryItaly, France
                              CharactersCrocodiles, Gladiators
                              PlotRivalry, Death, Chase
                              StyleExciting, Disturbing, For men

                                In the near future, big wars are avoided by giving individuals with violent tendencies a chance to kill in the Big Hunt. The Hunt is the most popular form of entertainment in the world and also attracts participants who are looking for fame and fortune. It includes ten rounds for each competitor, five as the hunter and five as the victim.

                                Spartacus (1960)
                                Genreaction, thriller, melodrama, drama, adventure, military, biography, history
                                PlotAdventure, War, Intrigue, Freedom, Slavery, Uprising
                                PlaceSparta, Roman Empire
                                StyleExciting, Tense

                                  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.

                                  Ben-Hur (1959)
                                  Genredrama, adventure, military, history
                                  CharactersHeroes, Friends, Jews, Gladiators
                                  PlotRevenge, Adventure, Rivalry, Political, False accusations, Slavery
                                  PlaceRoman Empire
                                  StyleAction, 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.

                                    Demetrius and the Gladiators (1954)
                                    Mark1 (imdb: 6.6)
                                    Genreaction, drama, history
                                    CharactersGladiators, Heroes
                                    PlotRivalry, Death, Love, Intrigue, Slavery, Fight
                                    PlaceRoman Empire

                                      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.

                                      In Another Country (2012)
                                      Markimdb: 6.4
                                      CountrySouth Korea
                                      PlotFate, Shopping
                                      PlaceBeach, Korea, Asia, Hotels
                                      StyleSmart, Fancy

                                        A three-tiered story centered on a trio of French tourists visiting the same seaside resort.

                                        Admission (2013)
                                        Markimdb: 5.7
                                        Genrecomedy, melodrama, drama
                                        CharactersDogs, Students, Parents
                                        PlotSoccer, Adoption

                                          Straitlaced Princeton University admissions officer, Portia Nathan is caught off-guard when she makes a recruiting visit to an alternative high school overseen by her former college classmate, the freewheeling John Pressman. Pressman has surmised that Jeremiah, his gifted yet very unconventional student, might well be the son that Portia secretly gave up for adoption many years ago.