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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, snake, hostage, massacre, lake, heroism, courage, american indian, bow and arrow, bravery, arrow, british colonial, houseboat
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 rivalry, adventure, heroes, escapades, old west, danger and horse mostly in Western, Adventure and Drama genres. Some movies like Chingachgook: The Great Snake: Old Surehand (1965), The Way West (1967), Taggart (1964), Guns for San Sebastian (1968), 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, rough, atmospheric, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: old west, flintlock pistol, adventure, culture clash, redemption, heroes, curses spells and rituals, injustice, tough heroes, society, wilderness, rescue ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
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95%
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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: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: old west, apache, vengeance, partners, track down, chases and races, crimes, partners against crime, adventure, rivalry, gang, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
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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: rough, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, adventure, against the odds, obnoxious boss, fish out of water, on the road, culture clash, americana, rivalry, father son relationship, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: missouri, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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 241
Taggart (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Taggart's family is slaughtered by a rival rancher. Taggart mortally wounds the rancher and kills his son. Before he dies the rancher hires three bounty hunters to avenge him with the promise of $5000 as a reward. Taggart must flee into Apache ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: revenge, old west, crimes, heroes, farm, fish out of water, tough heroes, rivalry, master criminal, deadly, law and order, killer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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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: realistic, exciting, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gunfight, outlaw, criminal, rivalry, stash, dishonesty, disorder, leadership, on the run, hidden identity, lone wolves ...
Time: 18th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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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: serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: missing son, mountain, death, wolf, indigenous people, twins, kidnapping, snow, wind, society, americana, culture clash ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 7.6
 23K
El Dorado (1967)
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, righting the wronged, tough heroes, good versus evil, vigilantism, rivalry, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: texas, usa, mexico, sonora, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Plot: native american, gold, lieutenant, tough heroes, social relations, society, gang, false accusation, old west, danger, treasure hunt, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: realistic, stylized, exciting, serious
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Time: 90s
Place: china
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, captivating ...
Plot: native american, equestrian, apache, conquering, rivalry, old west, rescue, danger, gang, adventurer, music band, survival ...
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Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, chases and races, escapades, adventure, heroes, old west, quicksand, apache, murder, lake ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rescue, americana, adventure, good versus evil, vengeance, partners, heroes, criminal heroes, society, brutality, murder ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Follow the River (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mary Ingles is pregnant when she and her two sons are captured from their homestead in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains by Shawnee Indians. Her husband, Will, narrowly escapes death during the attack. Impressed by her grace under the pressure of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, epic
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Time: 18th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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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: serious, realistic, stylized, captivating
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Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Gold (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Riders of the Purple Sage (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
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Duration: 98 min.
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Style: rough, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
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Ivanhoe (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 142 min.
Story: This is a remake of Walter Scott's Ivanhoe. Ivanhoe, a worthy and noble knight, the champion of justice returns to England after the holy wars. He find England under the reign of Prince John and his henchmen and finds himself being involved in ...
Style: stylized, exciting, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric ...
Audience: family outing
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Time: middle ages, 12th century
Place: england, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.2
 600
Prairie Fever (2008)
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, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: old west, on the run, criminal heroes, love and romance, woman in danger, danger, chases and races, unlikely couple, lone wolves, tough heroes, gunfight, violence ...
Place: nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Seven Vengeful Women (1966)
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: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Plot: survival, desert, apache, strong female presence, graphic violence, old west, danger, escapades, deadly, female gunfighter, wagon train, attack ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: offbeat, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: native american, saloon, buffalo, gunfight, obsessive quest, heroes, escapades, rivalry, danger, dangerous animal, wilderness, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: maverick, outlaw, criminal, small town, criminal heroes, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, romance, rivalry, american civil war, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, sonora
⇓ 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: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, atmospheric
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, adventure, confined, fall in love, plague, rivalry, graphic violence, betrayal, deadly, escapades, hostages ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Man from Snowy River (1982)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Jim Craig has lived his first 18 years in the mountains of Australia on his father's farm. The death of his father forces him to go to the low lands to earn enough money to get the farm back on its feet. Kirk Douglas plays two roles as twin ...
Style: sentimental, feel good, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: ranch, chase, horse, coming of age, heroes, beautiful scenery, river, wild horse, romance, adventure, wilderness, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, 80s
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, allegory, psychotronic
Plot: scalping, native american, rape, revenge, knife fight, escapades, criminal heroes, heroes, lone wolves, vengeance, deadly, gory ...
Time: 60s
Place: sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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, touching, serious ...
Plot: native american, freedom, adventure, army, forbidden love, wilderness, woman in danger, vengeance, father daughter relationship, battles, massacre, french ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, georgian era, 1930s
Place: usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Master of Dragonard Hill (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In the 18th-century British Caribbean colony of St. Joseph's, decadent and hedonistic aristocrats rule with an iron fist and terrorize slaves and suspected criminals with a painful whip called the "dragonard."
Style: exciting, suspenseful, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: rebellion, against the odds, rivalry, injustice, island, adventurer, adventure, escapades, heroes, danger, colonialism, scotsman ...
Time: middle ages, 18th century
Place: caribbean
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
40 Guns to Apache Pass (1967)
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: captivating, suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, rifle, apache, rivalry, military, adventure, tough heroes, american civil war, rescue, war, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Man Called Horse (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1825 an English aristocrat is captured by Indians. He lives with them and begins to understand/accept their lifestyles. Eventually he is accepted as part of the tribe and becomes their leader.
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, intense, scenic ...
Plot: native americans, aristocrat, ritual, adventure, survival, captivity, lifestyle, interracial relations, danger, injustice, manhood, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, 70s
Place: usa, south dakota, india, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly goes in search of the people who put him there some 12 years ago -- Matt Dillon and Kitty Russell.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: partners, law enforcement, rivalry, friendship, americana, old west, small town, dishonesty, buddies, chases and races, adventure, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Indian Paint (1965)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Nishko is a chief's son in the Great Plains, before Europeans arrive. During his rite of passage, he's determined to tame a painted pony. He approaches manhood while his peaceful clan is set upon by a nearby tribe willing to break a ...
Style: semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: kidnapping, adventure, rivalry, friendship, family relations, friends, society, danger, contests and competitions, escapades, coming of age, pets ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%