Movies like Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
 8.0
 190K
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 catches up to Butch, Sundance and their gang. Chased doggedly by a special posse, the two decide to make their way to South America in hopes of evading their pursuers once and for all.
Style: witty, humorous, clever, realistic, exciting, sentimental, feel good, captivating, suspenseful, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: old west, on the run, cowboy, gunfight, friendship, chase, robbery, adventure, thief, explosion, escape, train robbery, last stand, posse, dynamite, machismo, crime, crimes, teacher, on the road, heroes, friends, girlfriend, love triangle, historical character ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s
Place: bolivia, latin america, new york, south america, mine, wyoming, coney island brooklyn new york city ...

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Most similar movies to Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, harsh and tense films with plots about crimes, chase, gunfight, friendship, violence, vengeance and dialogue mostly in Western, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid: Bandidas (2006), Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969), The Sting (1973), The Long Riders (1980), True Grit (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.7
 33K
Bandidas (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Western
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.
Style: sexy, humorous, exciting, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, partners, friendship, on the run, women, track down, chase, unlikely criminals, revenge, crimes, betrayal, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on true events that happened in Banning,California, Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here, tells the story of one of the last Western manhunts, in 1909. Willie Boy, a Native American, kills his girlfriend's father in self defense, and the two go ...
Style: tense, thought provoking, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: manhunt, on the run, murder, racism, posse, native american, fugitives, legal action, political corruption, defiant, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 1900s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
 8.3
 224K
The Sting (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Set in the 1930s this intricate caper deals with an ambitious small-time crook and a veteran con man who seek revenge on a vicious crime lord who murdered one of their gang.
Style: humorous, atmospheric, witty, captivating, entertaining ...
Plot: gambling, bet, cons and scams, mentor, crime, rivalry, friends, deception, rivals, dishonesty, organized crime, gangster ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s
Place: usa, chicago illinois
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
The Long Riders (1980)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids because of revenge.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, factual ...
Plot: vengeance, gang, destiny, crimes, sibling relationship, chases and races, family relations, bounty hunter, rivalry, obsessive quest, violence, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: missouri, texas, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 7.6
 288K
True Grit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. Marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. ...
Style: rough, atmospheric, tense, captivating, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, track down, bounty hunter, partners, adventure, revenge, tough heroes, vengeance, gunfight, murder, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: usa, arkansas, texas, oklahoma, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 7.8
 117K
Tombstone (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving mining town of Tombstone. But Earp is forced to don a badge again and get help from his notorious pal Doc ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gunfight, old west, sheriff, cowboy, murder, dying, crimes, gang, against the odds, criminal, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: exciting, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, outlaw, on the run, adventure, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, friends, friendship, gang, partners, buddies ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, utah, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 7.2
 34K
The Outlaws (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and a murderous posse. It's up to the sharp-shooting ...
Style: exciting, realistic, feel good, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, good versus evil, old west, small town, group of criminals, friendship, kidnapping, wagon train, horse, sheriff, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 6.7
 42K
Wyatt Earp (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 191 min.
Story: Covering the life and times of one of the West's most iconic heroes Wyatt Earp weaves an intricate tale of Earp and his friends and family. With a star studded cast, sweeping cinematography and authentic costumes Wyatt Earp led the way during ...
Style: epic, realistic, rough, serious, captivating ...
Plot: gunslinger, gambling, vengeance, gangsters, friendship, old west, heroes, parents and children, lone wolves, legends and myths, love and romance, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1880s, 1870s, 1800s
Place: arizona, alaska, wyoming, arkansas, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.7
 272K
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: psychological, tense, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, heroic mission, gang, old west, rivalry, dishonesty, race against time, righting the wronged, chases and races, morality, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, mine, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Bonnie and Clyde (1967)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Bonnie and Clyde is based on the true stories of the gangster pair Bonnie Parker and Clyde Barrow who in the 1930s began robbing banks in U.S. cities until they were eventually killed. The film is a major landmark in the aesthetic movement known as ...
Style: disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, captivating, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lovers on the run, gang, criminal heroes, crimes, on the road, heist, chase, murderous pair, fugitives, love and romance, partners, bank robbery ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, missouri, oklahoma, dallas texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, fish out of water, old west, bank robber, partners, heist, crimes, friendship, culture clash, disorder, buddies, clergy ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 50s, 1850s
Place: california, poland, san francisco, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Desperate Trail (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amiable con man Jack Cooper is on a westbound stagecoach, headed for the next batch of suckers who will mistake him for an easy mark. Fiery Sarah O'Rourke rides the same coach, handcuffed to lawman Bill Speakes and headed for the hangman. In a ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, tense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, pursuit, chase, criminal heroes, old west, vengeance, on the run, woman in danger, track down, tough heroes, crimes, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.0
 264K
Public Enemies (2009)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Depression-era bank robber John Dillinger's charm and audacity endear him to much of America's downtrodden public, but he's also a thorn in the side of J. Edgar Hoover and the fledgling FBI. Desperate to capture the elusive outlaw, ...
Style: serious, rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, bank robbery, master criminal, criminal heroes, shooting, crime, gunfight, chase, organized crime, special agents, fbi, incompetent police ...
Time: 20th century, 30s, 1930s
Place: usa, illinois, romania, south dakota, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 29K
Young Guns II (1990)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Only three of the original five "young guns" -- Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) -- return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the story of Billy the Kid and his ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, coming of age, on the run, escape, prison, prostitute, native american, sheriff, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century, 1950s, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico, usa, latin america, arkansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Canada, UK
Duration: 160 min.
Story: Outlaw Jesse James is rumored to be the 'fastest gun in the West'. An eager recruit into James' notorious gang, Robert Ford eventually grows jealous of the famed outlaw and, when Robert and his brother sense an opportunity to kill ...
Style: tense, psychological, realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination, betrayal, gang, depression, rivalry, sheriff, crime, vengeance, deadly, downfall, old west, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s, 1890s
Place: missouri, usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 122 min.
Story: An aging Pat Garrett is hired as a lawman on behalf of a group of wealthy New Mexico cattle barons--his sole purpose being to bring down his old friend Billy the Kid.
Style: realistic, serious, sincere, enigmatic, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: manhunt, friendship, destiny, aging, gore, sheriff, obsessive quest, crimes, fugitives, escapades, rivalry, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 ⇓
46%
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 6.7
 56K
Appaloosa (2008)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two friends hired to police a small town that is suffering under the rule of a rancher find their job complicated by the arrival of a young widow.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, atmospheric, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, friendship, law enforcement, sheriff, terrorizing, partners against crime, tough law enforcer, save the day, gunfight, deception, law enforcer killer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new mexico, iowa, mine, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Outlaw and self-appointed lawmaker, Judge Roy Bean, rules over an empty stretch of the West that gradually grows, under his iron fist, into a thriving town, while dispensing his his own quirky brand of frontier justice upon strangers passing by.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, satirical, tense ...
Plot: outlaw, hanging, lawyer, judge, vengeance, vigilantism, society, starting over, gunfight, justice, obsession, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Legend of Butch & Sundance (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Just before the turn of the Century two young outlaws team up for a historic ride. Based on historical references, the "True Story" of Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid.
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, friendship, friends, partners, couples, buddies, old west, criminal heroes, adventure, crimes, hotshot hero, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, wyoming, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Cowboy Way (1994)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.
Style: humorous, semi serious, feel good, realistic, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: cowboy, friendship, chase, missing person, odd couple, fish out of water, crimes, rivalry, disorder, buddies, gunfight, outlaw gang ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, usa, cuba, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 4K
Bandolero! (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Posing as a hangman, Mace Bishop arrives in town with the intention of freeing a gang of outlaws, including his brother, from the gallows. Mace urges his younger brother to give up crime. The sheriff chases the brothers to Mexico. They join forces, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, outlaw, bandit, brother, siblings relations, chases and races, unlikely partners, track down, on the run, americana, tough heroes, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Ride the High Country (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An ex-lawman is hired to transport gold from a mining community through dangerous territory. But what he doesn't realize is that his partner and old friend is plotting to double-cross him.
Style: sentimental, realistic, serious, captivating, meditative ...
Plot: friendship, betrayal, aging, gold, bank, small town, redemption, siblings relations, lone wolves, criminal heroes, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: california, idaho, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Thunderbolt and Lightfoot (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: With the help of an irreverent young sidekick, a bank robber gets his old gang back together to organise a daring new heist.
Style: humorous, road movie, light, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, chase, crime, treasure hunt, safecracker, rivalry, adventure, escapades, on the road, partners, buddies, car chase ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Lonely Are the Brave (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fiercely independent cowboy arranges to have himself locked up in jail in order to then escape with an old friend who has been sentenced to the penitentiary.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, chase, prison, helicopter, on the run, bar fight, escape, jail, fighting the system, vengeance, righting the wronged, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1950s
Place: new mexico, albuquerque new mexico, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, going straight, stolen gold, vengeance, on the run, criminal's revenge, tough heroes, heist, against the odds, crimes, obsessive quest, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1880s
Place: california, mexico, usa, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Django Unchained (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: With the help of a German bounty hunter, a freed slave sets out to rescue his wife from a brutal Mississippi plantation owner.
Style: dark humor, rough, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: racism, bounty hunter, slavery, old west, gunfight, vengeance, african american, society, rescue, courage, torture, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: mississippi, usa, tennessee, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Rooster Cogburn (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a band of drunken thugs overruns a small Indian Nation town, killing Minister Goodnight and raping the women folk, Eula Goodnight enlists the aid of Marshal Cogburn to hunt them down and bring her father's killers to justice.
Style: exciting, humorous, clever, semi serious, sincere ...
Plot: battle of the sexes, grudge, murder, rape, gunslinger, battle, wilderness, gang, crimes, escapades, unlikely partners, woman in danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, oregon, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.4
 63K
Open Range (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A former gunslinger is forced to take up arms again when he and his cattle crew are threatened by a corrupt lawman.
Style: stylized, captivating, emotional, serious, atmospheric ...
Plot: old west, vengeance, friendship, gunfight, horse, small town, murder, cowboy, love and romance, good versus evil, doctor, dog ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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