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Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)
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Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A "prequel" of sorts to "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," chronicling the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, witty, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, outlaw, adventure, crimes, heist, old west, gang, friendship, friends, partners, on the run, chases and races, buddies, criminal heroes, americana, prison, dancing, prostitute, bank robbery, cowboy, casino, lawyer, desert, winter, gambling ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, mine, utah

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about gunfight, partners, crimes, old west, rivalry, friends and chases and races mostly in Western, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Butch and Sundance: The Early Days: The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969), The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969), Catlow (1971), Lightning Jack (1994), The Great Bank Robbery (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter Brennan is back as the clever and funny over the hill Texas Ranger Nash Crawford. This time the gang must face corruption in their own home town. The gang put their heads together to clean up their town, take back the rule of law and ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: alcohol abuse, friends, friendship, rivalry, journalism, heist, old west, gang, rescue, partners, buddies, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: baltimore, texas, usa
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100%
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marshal Flagg, an aging lawman about to be retired, hears that his old nemesis, the outlaw McKaye, is back in the area and planning a robbery. Riding out to hunt down McKaye, Flagg is captured by McKaye's gang and finds out that McKaye is no ...
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, outlaw, criminal heroes, uninhibited rivalry, gangsters, heist, vigilantism, hotel, small town, train, small town life, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Classic comedic western, Captain Oren Hayes of the Texas Rangers takes a break to visit his daughter in a neighboring town. When he arrives he find's his daughter Hannah's husband Jeff is running for Mayor against a corrupt town boss, Nard ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aging, texas ranger, americana, misfit, dishonesty, partners, buddies, journalism, crimes, fugitives, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
 5.6
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Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, bounty hunter, heist, soldier, apache, outlaw, lone wolves, adventure, crimes, criminal heroes, heroes, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, heroes, hostages, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, lone wolves, crimes, chases and races, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A female hustler is chasing after rich men, but becomes repeatedly mixed up with a suave con man and card shark through a series of misadventures before falling in love with him.
Style: semi serious, feel good, realistic, exciting, humorous
Plot: gambler, saloon girl, dishonesty, partners, on the road, gang, rivalry, prostitute, gambling, disorder, cons and scams, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
A Genius, Two Friends, and an Idiot (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Three rogues set out to rob $300,000 from an Indian-hating cavalry major.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, heroes, chases and races, hotshot hero, dishonesty, buddies, partners, heist, old west, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In late 1890s Wyoming, Butch Cassidy is the affable, clever and talkative leader of the outlaw Hole in the Wall Gang. His closest companion is the laconic dead-shot 'Sundance Kid'. As the west rapidly becomes civilized, the law finally ...
Style: witty, humorous, clever, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: old west, gunfight, on the run, cowboy, friendship, chase, robbery, adventure, thief, explosion, escape, dynamite ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1890s, 20th century
Place: bolivia, latin america, coney island brooklyn new york city, new york, mine ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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The Great Bank Robbery (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A motley group of phony church leaders attempts to rob a bank controlled by brothers in 1880's Texas.
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, rough, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, bank robbery, criminal heroes, special agents, crime gone awry, on the run, rivalry, disorder, dishonesty, small town life, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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4 for Texas (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Frank Sinatra plays a tough guy who hooks up with fellow rat packer Dean Martin to open a casino in this western.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, casino, chase, gangsters, heroes, crimes, cons and scams, lone wolves, criminal heroes, love and romance, chases and races, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Rustlers' Rhapsody (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While the audience watches a black and white horse opera, a narrator's voice wonders what such a movie would be like today. Rex O'Herlehan, The Singing Cowboy, finds himself in color and enters a cliche ridden town, in which the evil ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: singing cowboy, buddies, partners, small town life, crimes, goofy hero, heroes, anti heroes, escapades, rivalry, alcohol abuse, society ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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Waterhole #3 (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: James Coburn is a con man and grifter who comes across a map that leads to a fortune in stolen US Army gold. Carroll O'Connor is the crooked sheriff who stays on Coburn's tail.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, sheriff, gold, treasure hunt, heroes, tough law enforcer, escapades, crimes, partners, buddies, dishonesty, track down ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: witty, humorous, cynical, semi serious, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, chase, politics, vengeance, on the run, self discovery, friends, righting the wronged, tough heroes, chases and races, rescue, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, australia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Boot Hill (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers
Style: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, americana, escapades, crimes, criminal heroes, vengeance, good versus evil, social relations, friends, rivalry, small town life, partners ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
There Was a Crooked Man... (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Charismatic criminal Paris Pitman ends up in jail, then attempts to escape the prison of warden Lopeman.
Style: dark humor, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, chase, betrayal, warden, vengeance, crime, cons and scams, gays and lesbians, anti heroes, heroes, fugitives, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1880s
Place: arizona, europe, france, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
It Can Be Done Amigo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An outspoken boy and a gunfighter-pimp save a drifter's life from hanging. The boy's uncle dies, leaving a house and some dry, useless land to the boy. The dying uncle has obtained the drifter's promise to help the boy get what is ...
Style: realistic, humorous, exciting, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, on the run, drifter, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, heroes, unlikely partners, criminal heroes, partners, bounty hunter, social relations ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
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Boss Nigger (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two black bounty hunters ride into a small town out West in pursuit of an outlaw. They discover that the town has no sheriff, and soon take over that position, much against the will of the mostly white townsfolk.
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, parody, small town, chases and races, crimes, law enforcement, disorder, track down, partners, bar fight, bounty hunter, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The War Wagon (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-con seeks revenge on the man who put him in prison by planning a robbery of the latter's stagecoach, which is transporting gold. He enlists the help of a partner, who could be working for his nemesis.
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, ranch, gold, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, jail, cowboy, violence, old west, adventure ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 7.7
 117K
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, not serious, exciting, light, talky ...
Plot: cowboy, small town, sheriff, ceremony, african american, desert, misfit, old west, interracial relations, odd couple, buddies, convict ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Frisco Kid (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, touching, clever ...
Plot: rabbi, old west, fish out of water, bank robber, partners, heist, crimes, friendship, culture clash, clergy, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 50s, 1850s
Place: california, poland, san francisco, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
My Name Is Nobody (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jack Beauregard, one of the greatest gunman of the Old West, only wants to retire in peace and move to Europe. But a young gunfighter, known as "Nobody", who idolizes Beauregard, wants him to go out in glory. So he arranges for Jack to ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, faked death, danger, friends, legends and myths, heroes, unlikely partners, hotshot hero, lone wolves, old west, friendship, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s
Place: new mexico, texas, arizona, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Ace High (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After Cacopoulos manages to save himself from being hung on a false charge, he robs Cat Stevens and Hutch Bessy of a lot of money and steals their horses. This results in a merry chase and Stevens and Bessy become unwilling allies in ...
Style: realistic, rough, semi serious, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, robbery, old west, partners, rivalry, chase, vengeance, chases and races, reluctant partners, prison, bank manager, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Rowdy Girls (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A hooker, a bank robber and an innocent young woman clash over love and loot from a robbery.
Style: sexy, humorous, semi serious, realistic, erotic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, mexican standoff, partners, sexual relations, fugitives, criminal heroes, chase, rivalry, heist, old west, crimes, dangerous attraction ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, san francisco, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 5.9
 788
Showdown (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two men who have been friends since childhood find themselves on opposite ends of the law.
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: love triangle, wooing, track down, partners, best friends, friends, dishonesty, betrayal, heist, friendship, chase, crimes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Buddy Goes West (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trinity series star Bud Spencer returns to the Wild West in director Michele Lupo's comic tale of an outlaw drifter, Buddy, who is mistaken for a doctor after his Indian companion inadvertently steals a bag of surgical instruments. When a band ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, treasure hunt, old west, gang, partners, small town, lone wolves, tough heroes, buddies, dishonesty, small town life, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
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Barbarosa (1982)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karl Westover, an inexperienced farm boy, runs away after unintentionally killing a neighbor, whose family pursues him for vengeance. He meets Barbarosa, a gunman of near-mythical proportions, who is himself in danger from his father-in-law Don ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, surprise ending, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, outlaw, friendship, adventure, wilderness, buddies, partners, rivalry, friends, old west, chases and races, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, australia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 4.2
 209
No Sweat (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two incompetent Western outlaws engineer several failed crimes, including a botched stagecoach holdup. Fred Williamson, a tough-guy perennial in blaxploitation movies, does a rare comedy turn as a blundering patsy to Richard Pryor's slick con ...
Style: semi serious, offbeat, realistic, humorous, exciting ...
Plot: cowboy, music, cons and scams, crimes, criminal heroes, heroes, friends, misfit, injustice, disorder, partners, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Gunfighters (1987)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this pilot Western produced for Canadian television, two brothers and their cousin become bandits to rescue their ranch from a greedy land developer.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, tv series pilot
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ranch, outlaw, rivalry, vigilantism, farm, society, misfit, injustice, vengeance, friends, tough heroes, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, wyoming, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.9
 684
Doc West (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After bandits steal his poker winnings this American legend makes his way to the next town in search of them. Seeking out his revenge during a poker game gone bad Doc West finds himself in the local town jail. When his past is exposed and a battle ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: gambling, crimes, gangsters, heroes, lone wolves, battles, righting the wronged, social relations, tough heroes, partners, dishonesty, mysterious character ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.0
 541
Zachariah (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two gunfighters separate and experience surreal visions on their journey through the west.
Style: realistic, stylized, humorous, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: bank, gang, friendship, music, anti heroes, lone wolves, culture clash, friends, stoners, on the run, partners, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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