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Chingachgook: The Great Snake (1967)
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Chingachgook: The Great Snake (1967)
Original name: Chingachgook, die grosse Schlange
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: East Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Chingachgook, a Mohawk-born Delaware warrior, strives to rescue his wife Wahtawah from the clutches of an enemy camp of Huron. Joined by his trusted huntsman Deerslayer, the two confront racist pioneers and brutal British soldiers in their quest. Deerslayer catches the desire of Judith and thus the jealousy of her suitor, Harry. The action of the story functions like a seesaw, characters continuously traveling back and forth between a house on the lake and the Huron camp until the violent climax.
Style: tense, disturbing, intense, exciting, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: old west, indian war, horse riding, adventure, heroes, romance, danger, unlikely partners, escapades, rivalry, americana, horse, native american, fight, snake, blonde, hostage, abduction, massacre, lake, heroism, courage, american indian, bow and arrow, bravery ...
Time: 18th century
Place: east germany, german democratic republic, gdr

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, old west, escapades, heroes, rivalry, danger and horse mostly in Western, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Chingachgook: The Great Snake: Old Surehand (1965), The Way West (1967), Amongst Vultures (1964), El Dorado (1966), Windwalker (1980). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Lord John Morgan has returned to civilized life in England, but finds he has nothing but disdain for that life. Yearning to embrace the simplicity of the American West-and the Yellow Hands Sioux tribe he left behind, Morgan returns to the ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: old west, sioux tribe, flintlock pistol, adventure, culture clash, redemption, lone wolves, life is a bitch, heroes, interracial relations, curses spells and rituals, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
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Old Surehand (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Old Surehand and his faithful old friend Old Wabble are on the trail of a cold-blooded killer with the nickname 'The General'. The brother of Old Surehand was murdered by him. On the way Old Surehand and Old Wabble are involved in the ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
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84%
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The Way West (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the mid-19th century, Senator William J. Tadlock leads a group of settlers overland in a quest to start a new settlement in the Western US. Tadlock is a highly principled and demanding taskmaster who is as hard on himself as he is on those who ...
Style: captivating, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, adventure, against the odds, americana, on the road, fish out of water, culture clash, obnoxious boss, rivalry, father son relationship, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: missouri, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Amongst Vultures (1964)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frontier Hellcat was the fourth in a series of 1960s European westerns based on Karl May's "Winnetou" character. Stewart Granger takes over from Lex Barker in the leading "Anglo"-role of the mysterious maverick who wanders ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Plot: equestrian, native american, apache, music band, adventurer, gang, rivalry, conquering, old west, kidnapping, parents and children, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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El Dorado (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, revolver, sheriff, vengeance, good versus evil, righting the wronged, tough heroes, vigilantism, farm, americana, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: texas, usa, sonora, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Windwalker (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An ancient Indian warrior who has reached the end of his life is brought back from his 'death' to save his family from a raiding party of enemy Indians in this unique story of 'Indians without a single cowboy.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: indigenous people, mountain, missing son, wolf, twins, wind, snow, kidnapping, death, adventure, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Guns for San Sebastian (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: France, Italy, Mexico, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Leon Alastray is an outlaw who has been given sanctuary by Father John, whom he then escorts to the village of San Sebastian. The village is deserted, with its cowardly residents hiding in the hills from Indians, who regularly attack the village and ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, criminal, gunfight, outlaw, criminal heroes, hidden identity, clergy, leadership, crimes, dishonesty, chases and races, adventure ...
Time: 18th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Sun Valley (1995)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: China
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The Avenger, a brooding swordsman armed with a blade marked "Slayer of 1000 Armies" claims he's waiting for a long-missing friend, at an outpost in Northwest China's Sun Valley. The Avenger suffers an intense fear of blood, from ...
Style: exciting, stylized, realistic, serious
Plot: vengeance, hotel, danger, adventure, romance, heroes, adventurer, escapades, rivalry, love, sword, horse riding ...
Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Colonel Brinkley is a criminal who has been with the map of where the treasure is the Silver Lake. Winnetou and Old Shatterhand come again towards goodness, but along the way will encounter enemy tribes they will face.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, danger, adventure, heroes, chases and races, escapades, old west, quicksand, siege, lake, native american ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, americana, partners, good versus evil, rescue, adventure, society, heroes, criminal heroes, brutality, showdown ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
The Valley of Death (1968)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mabel Kingsley arrives at a western town to clear her missing father of the charge that he stole a shipment of government gold. A frontiersman known as "Shatterhand" agrees to guide her in a search for the gold and for major Kingsley. They ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: gang, native american, gold, lieutenant, treasure hunt, old west, false accusation, small town, small town life, heroes, vigilantism, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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Gold (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Canada, the summer of 1898. A group of German settlers travel towards the far north in covered wagons with packhorses and their few possessions in tow. The seven travellers set off from Ashcroft, the final railway station. Along with their leader, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold rush, old west, adventure, danger, escapades, adventurer, wilderness, desert, human nature, brutality, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of women contracted a strange fever and a former sheriff is responsible for taking them to the hospital in the nearest town, but in their way they will encounter a gang of murderers. His only hope is a woman whose beauty is matched only by ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: old west, love and romance, on the run, criminal heroes, woman in danger, tough heroes, lone wolves, danger, chases and races, unlikely couple, gunfight, cowboys and outlaws ...
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Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A former slave affects peace between Indian tribes and homesteaders in 1860s West Texas.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Riders of the Purple Sage (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jim Lassiter roams from town to town in search for the man who drove his sister to suicide. While riding toward a mountain pass, he sees an heiress, Jane Withersteen, being harassed by thugs and steps in to help. A religious sect wants Jane to marry ...
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, Italy, Austria, Liechtenstein
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Seven women are the only survivors of an Apache attack on a wagon train. They must cross the desert on foot to escape the Indians who are hunting them.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
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Duration: 91 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, epic
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Time: 18th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Kidnapped (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Scottish orphan David Balfour (Lawrence Douglas) is betrayed by his wicked uncle Ebeneezer (Donald Pleasance), who arranges for David to be kidnapped and sold into slavery so that Unk can claim his inheritance. The boy is rescued and befriended by ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: intrigue, ship, kidnapping, adventure, escapades, betrayal, danger, rescue, orphan, dishonesty, rivalry, adventurer ...
Time: 18th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Ivanhoe (1982)
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Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
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Style: sentimental, feel good, captivating, realistic, serious ...
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Blood Brothers (1975)
Genre: Western, Drama
Country: East Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: An Indian village is attacked by the American army. The Indians are cruelly killed. One of the soldiers called Harmonika is disgusted by the murders of the innocent women and children. He decides to leave the army. He goes to live with the Indians ...
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The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by ...
Style: epic, exciting, emotional, serious, touching ...
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Time: 18th century, georgian era, 1700s, 1930s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
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Style: captivating, exciting, serious, intense, scenic ...
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Genre: Drama, Western
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Style: atmospheric, bleak, tense, realistic, serious ...
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The Savage Guns (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This Western is set in the Mexican valley of Sonora not that far south of the state of Arizona. It's just after the American Civil War, and a former Confederate officer, Mike Summers (Don Taylor) has taken refuge in a small town in the valley. ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Shoot First and Pray You Live (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
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Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gang, rivalry, crimes, desert, escapades, adventure, old west, tough heroes, vengeance, murder, chase ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The White Buffalo (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this strange western version of JAWS, Wild Bill Hickok hunts a white buffalo he has seen in a dream. Hickok moves through a variety of uniquely authentic western locations - dim, filthy, makeshift taverns; freezing, slaughterhouse-like frontier ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: native american, buffalo, saloon, gunfight, heroes, escapades, old west, wilderness, graphic violence, obsessive quest, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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Winterhawk (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smallpox plagues Chief Winterhawk's tribe. He seeks cure from the white men, who in turn, in fear of getting the smallpox, kill two of his companions. Winterhawk comes back to kidnap a girl and her brother from the white men's settlement, ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic
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Time: 19th century
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Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Apaches are on the warpath and the Army must defend them. Murphy's mission is to get a shipment of rifles, but it's stolen by greedy white traders with the help of mutinous soldiers
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Five Bloody Graves (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A lone gunman hunts the fearsome Apache Satago across the plains of the Wild West. When Satago's marauders ambush a stagecoach, the gunman rides to the rescue of the trapped passengers and helps them in their last stand against the deadly ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, psychotronic, allegory
Plot: native american, knife fight, revenge, rape, scalping, lone wolves, prostitute, escapades, danger, rivalry, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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