Top 10 Movies to Watch Like Gladiator

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Gladiator is the most epic movie which Ridley Scott has directed. However, Gladiator is a British-American epic historical drama movie. The makers released the film in 2000. The cast members of the film are With Russell Crowe, Joaquin Phoenix, Connie Nielsen, Oliver Reed. This movie is one of the notable ones and has received many awards.

Moreover, nowadays, movie lovers are more attracted to historical movies. So here is present a list of the film somehow related to historical background. The list of the film is The Last Samurai, Braveheart, Kingdom of Heaven, The Patriot, Saving Private Ryan, Seven Samurai, Harakiri, Yojimbo, Dance with Wolves, Centurion.

Kingdom of Heaven

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The story of the movie is about a French village blacksmith who cares for the Kingdom of Jerusalem. He protects his kingdom against the Ayyubid Muslim Sultan Saladin. This is another creation of Ridley Scott. The cast list of the movie includes Orlando Bloom, Eva Green, Jeremy Irons, Brendan Gleeson, Iain Glen, Liam Neeson, Edward Norton, and Michael Sheen.

The Last Samurai

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The story of the movie is based on a real incident. The elaboration of the film has set in Japan and portrays the 19th-century environment. Later in the story, the United States Captain of the 7th Cavalry Regiment and samurai warriors form a communication bridge. This communication leads to a revolution in Japan during western culture adoption. The movie has received multiple nominations in Academy Awards and Golden Globes.


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The storyline of the movie is based on a real story. The revolves around the story where the Roman Empire’s Ninth division in Caledonia in the early second century AD got disappeared.


The story is about a legendary Scottish hero named William Wallace. He runs a rally against the English monarch and Edward I after facing some problems by English soldiers. Wallace makes a group of young warriors who are more robust than the English army.

The Patriot

The movie is about Benjamin Martin is a South Carolina planter. The film shows how his past has haunted him as a soldier in the French and Indian War.

Saving Private Ryan

The film is all about a group of U.S. soldiers who follow their enemy lines to acquire a paratrooper. However, the story begins on June 6, 1944, in Normandy at Omaha Beach.

Seven Samurai

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The story shows the hard times of a samurai and the way he protects himself at that time. However, he gathers six other samurais to teach them how to defend themselves in hard times. Later those trained samurai protect their village from evil thieves.


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The story is about Hanshirō Tsugumo, who is a  warrior without a lord. Later he went to the palace courtyard in the hope of receiving someplace to commit suicide.


The story of the movie is about a nameless samurai. However, he arrives in a small town where two merchants are competing with themselves. Later the samurai convinces two of the merchants to hire him as a bodyguard.

Dance with Wolves

The story is about a civil war soldier who develops a relationship with the team of Lakota Indians. He was very attracted by the Indian culture and decided to be with them leaving his former lifestyle. Later he falls in love with white women who belong to that tribe.

We hope this list of movies like Gladiator will help you to find out your favorite movie.

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