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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: criminal, 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, prison escape, lawyer, desert ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, utah

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Most similar movies to Butch and Sundance: The Early Days

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about gunfight, rivalry, crimes, heroes, partners, old west and criminal mostly in Western, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Butch and Sundance: The Early Days: Lightning Jack (1994), The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969), The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969), Catlow (1971), 4 for Texas (1963). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, feel good ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: old west, gunfight, on the run, cowboy, friendship, chase, last stand, robbery, adventure, escape, thief, explosion ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s
Place: bolivia, latin america, new york, wyoming, south america ...
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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, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, heroes, crimes, murder, alcohol abuse, friendship, old west, vengeance, americana, heist, friends, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, baltimore, usa
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100%
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, realistic, semi serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, unlikely partners, hostages, crime gone awry, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, aging, texas ranger, rivalry, criminal heroes, obsessive quest, gang, best friends, vengeance, friendship, heist, americana ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, oklahoma, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, outlaw, criminal, gang, golden years, escapades, heroes, good versus evil, partners, aging, elderly, gangsters ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century
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53%
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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: serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, heist, desert, soldier, outlaw, criminal, apache, tough heroes, criminal heroes, on the run, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, sonora
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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: humorous, feel good, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: old west, gambler, con artists, saloon girl, dishonesty, fall in love, on the road, gambling, cons and scams, rivalry, adventure, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco, usa
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45%
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, buddies, hotshot hero, rivalry, partners, crimes, heroes, graphic violence, dishonesty, chases and races, friends, orchestral ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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44%
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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, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, casino, chase, gang, partners, crimes, criminal heroes, love and romance, criminal's revenge, lone wolves, gangsters, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, vengeance, americana, small town life, social relations, friends, criminal heroes, good versus evil, buddies ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
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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, cynical, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, chase, betrayal, escape, warden, criminal, buddies, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, captivity, vengeance, prison life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, europe, france, usa, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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, gold, sheriff, tough law enforcer, crimes, on the run, crime gone awry, partners, vengeance, treasure hunt, police corruption, track down ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: rough, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, bank robbery, chases and races, dishonesty, gang, rivalry, unlikely criminals, on the run, special agents, parody, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
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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: parody, satire, singing cowboy, anti hero, misfit, rescue, rivalry, goofy hero, partners, crimes, heroes, gang ...
Time: 80s
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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
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Place: usa, mexico
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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: semi serious, sexy, humorous, erotic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, femme fatale, dangerous attraction, criminal heroes, gang, crimes, partners, on the run, rivalry, sexual relations, danger, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, san francisco, texas, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, old west, unlikely partners, hotshot hero, partners, lone wolves, danger, faked death, friends, orchestral, graphic violence, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s, 60s
Place: new orleans, albuquerque new mexico, el paso texas, arizona, new mexico ...
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37%
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: cult film, cynical, humorous, offbeat, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, interracial relations, satire, chase, heroes, scalp, self discovery, friendship, vengeance, track down, buddies, fugitives ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Boss Nigger (1974)
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: humorous, rough, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, law enforcement, crimes, chases and races, bounty hunter, parody, rivalry, bar fight, disorder, graphic violence, small town, track down ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: gambling, danger, mind game, criminal heroes, gang, partners, chase, heroes, legends and myths, prison, vengeance, old west ...
Place: new mexico
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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: serious, realistic, exciting, tv series pilot
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, ranch, criminal, anti hero, graphic violence, injustice, tough heroes, farm, friends, family relations, vengeance, family life ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, texas, wyoming
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34%
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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, parody, farce, small town, interracial relations, ceremony, african american, desert, sheriff, misfit, old west, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, crimes, heist, friendship, culture clash, buddies, clergy, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 1850s
Place: california, san francisco, poland, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, gunfight, old west, mayor, western town, anti hero, anti heroes, prison, americana, righting the wronged, gold, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, farce, on the run, drifter, heroes, unlikely partners, chases and races, partners, criminal heroes, bounty hunter, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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: rough, humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, revenge, old west, vengeance, partners, chases and races, chase, reluctant partners, rivalry, graphic violence, gunslinger, bank manager ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.2
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Six Gun (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When three cowboys show up dead, Tommy, a hard-drinking, retired bounty hunter whose ranch is on the brink for foreclosure, must saddle up one more time to stop the bandit and collect a ransom. Prepare yourself to go back in time to the real old ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: bounty hunter, rivalry, danger, old west, track down, crimes, retired, cowboys and outlaws, gunfight, arrest, horse, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Maverick (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them. He needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a Winner Take All poker game that begins in a few days. He tries to win some, tries to collect a few debts, and ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, poker, cons and scams, adventure, cheating, unlikely partners, debt, strong female character, card playing, vengeance, gambler, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, louisiana, mississippi river, mississippi, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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, old west, treasure hunt, partners, gang, small town life, mistaken identity, lone wolves, dishonesty, good versus evil, buddies, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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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, realistic, atmospheric, surprise ending, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, criminal, outlaw, friendship, adventure, wilderness, chases and races, partners, rivalry, buddies, friends, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, australia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%