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Butch and Sundance: The Early Days
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, semi serious, exciting, realistic, witty
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, buddies, friends, adventure, crimes, partners, criminal heroes, americana, outlaw, gang, on the run, friendship, heist, chases and races, billiards, cow, sledgehammer, band, chase, branding iron, sled, serum, floor safe, skunk, warden ...
Place: mine, utah
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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
USA
110 min.
 8.1
The Scalphunters
Comedy, Western
USA
102 min.
 6.9
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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 partners, crimes, friends, heroes, old west, rivalry and buddies mostly in Western, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Butch and Sundance: The Early Days: The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969), The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969), Catlow (1971), Lightning Jack (1994), The Scalphunters (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Over-the-Hill Gang
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, anti heroes, buddies, fugitives, lone wolves, vengeance, texas ranger, friendship, heist, righting the wronged, tough heroes, friends ...
Time: 60s
Place: nevada, texas, usa, oklahoma
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System:   95%
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The Good Guys and the Bad Guys
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, hotel, old west, fugitives, train, small town, gang, unlikely partners, aging, on the run, outlaw, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 20th century
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System:   95%
    User:   90%
 
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Catlow
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: humorous, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, desert, gang, old west, adventure, lone wolves, vengeance, chases and races, crimes, apache, outlaw, bounty hunter ...
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    User:   100%
 
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Lightning Jack
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: adventure, friendship, heist, bank robbery, criminal heroes, old west, buddies, fugitives, hostages, unlikely partners, farce, mentor ...
Time: 19th century
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The Scalphunters
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, witty, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 60s
Place: australia, mexico, latin america
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The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again
Genre: Comedy, Western, Family
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
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Time: 19th century
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A Genius, Two Friends, and an Idiot
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: semi serious, exciting, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hotshot hero, old west, cons and scams, dishonesty, rivalry, buddies, gambling, uninhibited rivalry, heist, chases and races, friends, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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4 for Texas
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, sexy, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, criminal heroes, gunfight, buddies, old west, criminal's revenge, gang, robbery, life & death, time, lone wolves, dialogue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   65%
    User:   71%
 
The Great Bank Robbery
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, bank, crime gone awry, parody, heist, on the run, small town, chases and races, bank robbery, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   62%
    User:   73%
 
It Can Be Done Amigo
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: unlikely partners, chases and races, heroes, partners, criminal heroes, on the run, bounty hunter, drifter, crimes, rivalry, social relations, bar fight ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico
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System:   61%
    User:   64%
 
Straight to Hell
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers with a suitcase full of money go to the desert to hide out. After burying the loot, they find their way to a surreal town full of cowboys who drink an awful lot of coffee.
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, offbeat, witty
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, bank, criminal heroes, crime, nothing goes right, desert, wilderness, parody, anti heroes, buddies, criminal's revenge, gang ...
Time: 80s
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System:   59%
    User:   48%
 
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Zachariah
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: semi serious, atmospheric, surreal, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: bank, rock, criminal heroes, old west, americana, adventure, anti heroes, gang, fugitives, juvenile delinquency, music, lone wolves ...
Time: 70s
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System:   58%
    User:   51%
 
The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
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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, humorous, realistic, feel good, exciting
Plot: gambling, on the road, adventure, old west, gang, prostitute, cons and scams, fall in love, crimes, gambler, saloon girl, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century
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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: semi serious, humorous
Plot: small town, anti heroes, buddies, parody, gang, goofy hero, rescue, vengeance, singing cowboy, mistaken identity, good versus evil, americana ...
Time: 80s
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System:   57%
    User:   59%
 
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Waterhole #3
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, humorous, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, criminal heroes, adventurer, buddies, gang, lone wolves, crime gone awry, sheriff, gold, on the run, track down, treasure hunt ...
Time: 60s
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System:   57%
    User:   65%
 
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
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: clever, realistic, humorous, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: adventure, chase, crime, friendship, gunfight, robbery, on the run, on the road, criminal heroes, old west, buddies, unlikely friendships ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: bolivia, latin america, california, wyoming, mine ...
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System:   56%
    User:   67%
 
The Rowdy Girls
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: semi serious, humorous, erotic, realistic, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, femme fatale, old west, fugitives, prostitute, gang, sexual relations, chases and races, crimes, danger, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   54%
    User:   59%
 
Lust in the Dust
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.
Style: humorous, semi serious, offbeat, psychotronic, cult movie cast
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, gang, small town, adventure, lone wolves, mad scientist, unlikely partners, obsessive quest, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, friendship ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, chile, ireland, new mexico
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System:   53%
    User:   51%
 
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No Sweat
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, humorous, realistic, exciting, offbeat ...
Plot: old west, buddies, cons and scams, partners, friends, music, injustice, cowboy, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, heroes ...
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System:   52%
    User:   49%
 
They Call Me Trinity
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: culture clash, small town, anti heroes, drifter, old west, gunfight, siblings relations, violence, mentor, heroes, gunslinger, brother ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, texas, tokyo, canada, arizona
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System:   51%
    User:   57%
 
Trinity Is STILL My Name!
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A couple of two-bit thieving brothers try and keep a promise to their dying father: stick together and become successful outlaws. Bambino reluctantly agrees to show younger Trinity the ropes, but their gentle demeanors tend to diminish their haul by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, old west, siblings relations, escapades, cowboy, brother, mistaken identity, heroes, partners, disorder, gunslinger, friends ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   50%
    User:   59%
 
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Boss Nigger
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: semi serious, rough, realistic, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, bounty hunter, track down, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, parody, law enforcement, partners, disorder, bar fight ...
Time: 19th century
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System:   46%
    User:   50%
 
The War Wagon
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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, adventure, vengeance, heist, gunfight, revenge, robbery, good versus evil, criminal heroes, indians, native americans, buddies ...
Place: usa, mexico
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System:   46%
    User:   53%
 
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My Name Is Nobody
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, semi serious, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, hotshot hero, mentor, old west, danger, runaway, vengeance, heroes, dialogue, stylish, lone wolves, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s, 1890s
Place: new mexico, arizona, albuquerque new mexico, texas
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System:   43%
    User:   42%
 
The Frisco Kid
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, clever, semi serious, realistic, offbeat ...
Plot: friendship, culture clash, jewish, gunfight, fish out of water, anti heroes, old west, buddies, chase, jews, fugitives, bank ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 1850s
Place: poland, san francisco, california, europe, usa
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System:   43%
    User:   43%
 
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Showdown
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: fugitives, friendship, chases and races, friends, crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, americana, love triangle, best friends, betrayal, chase ...
Time: 70s
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System:   41%
    User:   41%
 
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Boot Hill
Genre: 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: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, buddies, lone wolves, vengeance, good versus evil, crimes, escapades, heroes, rivalry, friends, gang, small town life ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
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System:   41%
    User:   44%
 
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Ace High
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: reluctant partners, chase, old west, vengeance, chases and races, partners, rivalry, robbery, revenge, gunslinger, bank manager, prison ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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System:   40%
    User:   33%
 

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The Quick Gun
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gunslinger Murphy helps an ungrateful town fight off a raid by his former gang.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, old west, gory, criminal heroes, bounty hunter, battle zone, buddies, farm, fugitives, small town, gang, lone wolves ...
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System:   40%
    User:   32%
 
Buddy Goes West
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, rough
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System:   39%
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