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A Bullet for the General (1967)
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A Bullet for the General (1967)
Original name: Quién sabe?
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: El Chuncho's bandits rob arms from a train, intending to sell the weapons to Elias' revolutionaries. They are helped by one of the passengers, Bill Tate, and allow him to join them, unware he is an assassin working for the Mexican government.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, revolution, crimes, heroes, politics, graphic violence, rebellion, danger, society, chases and races, dishonesty, political unrest, rebelliousness, escapades, deadly, rivalry, state affairs, bandit, battles, weapons, united states of america, city, chihuahua, massacre, highwayman ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, united states, sonora

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, suspenseful, rough and exciting films with plots about rivalry, heroes, escapades, danger, crimes, street shootout and chases and races mostly in Action, Western and Drama genres. Some movies like A Bullet for the General: Tepepa (1969), A Town Called Hell (1971), Duck, You Sucker (1971), The Big Gundown (1966), The Mercenary (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Tepepa (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 133 min.
Story: The Mexican guerilla leader Tepepa and his gang fight against the chief of police, Cascorro.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, rivalry, escapades, state affairs, chases and races, rebellion, danger, orchestral, crimes, society, on the run, corrupt officer ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Town Called Hell (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of Mexican revolutionaries murders a town priest and a number of his christian followers. Ten years later, a widow arrives in town intent to take revenge from her husband's killers.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, rebellion, hostages, confined, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, hostage, revolution, corrupt officer, vengeance, small town ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Duck, You Sucker (1971)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 157 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 1913 Mexican Revolution, greedy bandit Juan Miranda and idealist John H. Mallory, an Irish Republican Army explosives expert on the lam from the British, fall in with a band of revolutionaries plotting to strike a national ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, friendship, massacre, culture clash, anti hero, anti heroes, chase, chaos and mayhem, chaos, danger, adventure, odd couple ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Big Gundown (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Unofficial lawman John Corbett hunts down Cuchillo Sanchez, a Mexican peasant accused of raping and killing a 12-year-old girl.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, manhunt, chase, mormon, waterhole, maverick, child killer, wanted, false accusation, murder, old west, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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The Mercenary (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: While a Mexican revolutionary lies low as a U.S. rodeo clown, the cynical Polish mercenary who tutored the idealistic peasant tells how he and a dedicated female radical fought for the soul of the guerrilla general Paco, as Mexicans threw off ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, rebellion, escapades, rivalry, state affairs, orchestral, political unrest, vengeance, graphic violence, mine, revolution, clown ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this third remake of legendary Japanese director Akira Kurosawa's hugely influential The Seven Samurai, the seven gunslingers (George Kennedy, Michael Ansara, Joe Don Baker, Bernie Casey, Monte Markham, Fernando Rey and Reni Santoni) ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, battles, army, dictator, criminal heroes, partners, gang, escapades, heroes, politics, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Coffin Full of Dollars (1971)
Genre: Western, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: There's a frontier feud on the border of Mexico. Outlaw Hagen's brothers have been killed by Nevada's Kid's family.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: feud, mexican border, vengeance, deadly, danger, escapades, gang, chases and races, lone wolves, rivalry, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Companeros (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Arms dealer Yolaf Peterson aims to make a sale to guerilla Mongo, but the money is locked in a bank safe, the combination known only to Professor Xantos, a prisoner of the Americans. Yolaf agrees to free Xantos, accompanied by reluctant guerilla ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, marriage, coin, pacifist, noose, epic battle, buddy, hawk, heroes, rivalry, reluctant partners, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Man With No Name enters the Mexican village of San Miguel in the midst of a power struggle among the three Rojo brothers and sheriff John Baxter. When a regiment of Mexican soldiers bearing gold intended to pay for new weapons is waylaid by the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, gang war, massacre, gold, sheriff, greed, vengeance, deal, gang, tough heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, new mexico, sonora, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.2
 24K
Django (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Django is a 1966 Italian spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Corbucci and starring Franco Nero in the eponymous role. The film earned a reputation as being one of the most violent films ever made up to that point and was subsequently refused a ...
Style: cult film, stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, vengeance, gang, heroes, coffin, orchestral, devious, sexual content, serial murder, rivalry, crimes, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.1
 1K
Bulletproof (1987)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A group of dangerous terrorists succeeds to get hold of a tank of the army and all its crew.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, terrorism, hijacking, adventure, crimes, danger, daring rescue, heroes, one man army, deadly, love interest, terrorist ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Cannon for Cordoba (1970)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1916, a Mexican rebel named Cordoba steals six cannons from the forces of General Pershing who's been sent to bring order to the Texas-Mexico border. Pershing assigns a soldier named Rod Douglas to retrieve the cannons.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: battles, soldier, train robbery, mexican revolution, mountain, heroes, lone wolves, military, adventure, betrayal, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.2
 1K
Texas, Adios (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The tough gun-man Burt Sullivan (Franco Nero) leaves his job as a town sheriff to go to Mexico to find the man, Cisco, who killed his father many years ago. He and his younger brother arrive in a small town where everybody is afraid of Cisco who has ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolutionary, murder, sheriff, gunfight, track down, siblings relations, political unrest, old west, vengeance, vigilantism, haunted by the past, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Hate Thy Neighbor (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ken Dakota's search for the murderer of his brother, killed by bandit Gary Stevens, at the behest of land owner Chris Malone. Dakota attempts to bring the men responsible for his brothers death to justice.
Style: serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: injustice, chases and races, life is a bitch, heroes, rivalry, crimes, dangerous animal, vengeance, deadly, dishonesty, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Antonio das Mortes (1969)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: France, Brazil, West Germany, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Mauricio do Valle reprises his role as Antonio das Mortes, the troubled hitman from Black God, White Devil. A new incarnation of Cangaceiro bandits, led by Coirana, has risen in the badlands. A blind landowner hires Antonio to wipe out his old ...
Style: contemplative, surreal, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: redemption, revolution, rebellion, hopes, state affairs, deadly, rivalry, lone wolves, society, folk, political corruption, rich and poor ...
Time: 20th century, 40s, 1940s
Place: brazil, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Dead Sleep Easy (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Mexican wrestler entangled with the mob seeks revenge after a group of Mexican migrants are massacred in a human smuggling ring.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, assassination, deadly, danger, collision, hitman, injustice, redemption, gambling, heroes, gangsters, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Bounty Hunters (1970)
Genre: Action, War, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in Mexico under the rule of Emperor Maximilian I, Sabata is hired by the guerrilla leader Señor Ocaño to steal a wagonload of gold from the Austrian army. However, when Sabata and his partners Escudo and Ballantine obtain the wagon, they find ...
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, soldier, battle zone, vengeance, criminal heroes, crimes, lone wolves, dishonesty, rivalry, kidnapping, revolution, tough heroes ...
Time: 70s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, austria
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Night of the Sharks (1988)
Genre: Action
Country: Italy, Spain, Mexico
Duration: 87 min.
Story: David must fight for his life against the gangsters who killed his brother for a CD filled with proof of their illegal activities. When David gets possession of the CD they go down to Mexico where David lives as a shark hunter. Who will get David ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: adventurer, gangsters, heroes, vengeance, ship, village, corporate crimes, crimes, clergy, criminal heroes, deadly, dangerous animal ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 318
Land Raiders (1970)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An outlaw committing a string of robberies and murders manages to blame the crimes on Apaches, bringing about an Indian war.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, raid, massacre, heist, dishonesty, danger, graphic violence, tough heroes, battles, righting the wronged, deadly, forgery ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Frogmen Operation Stormbringer (2002)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Captain Rick Jeffries is the head of a group of elite soldiers who swim into action, doing the dirty jobs no else can or wants to do. They are in pursuit of a world traveling terrorist known only as Casper, and have the difficult job of bringing him ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: contemporary, 21st century, frogman
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Hills Run Red (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: After the Civil War ends, two soldiers return home with a cache of stolen money. They are caught by Union troops. One escapes, but the other is sent to prison for five years. When he gets out and goes home, he finds that his wife has died in poverty ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: austin texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
They Were Called Graveyard (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Luke Barrett, having lost his memory due to an accident, does not realize that Dingus had killed his wife and brother to take possession of the Barretts' land and money. At first Luke trusts him, but while looking for his forgotten identity he ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, rough, mind bending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, deadly, investigation, mystery, crimes, rivalry, graphic violence, old west, memory loss, vengeance, siblings relations, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Submerged (2000)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Navy SEALs launch a rescue mission after terrorists plunge a jet carrying a missile-launching computer into the sea.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 728
Blind Justice (1994)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Canaan, a mysterious gunfighter left nearly blind from Civil War combat, roams through Mexico with a baby he has sworn to protect. On his way to a town where a family will supposedly adopt the baby, Canaan passes through a border town where U.S. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, fighting crime, crimes, old west, dishonesty, soldier, on the run, tough law enforcer, lone wolves, one man army, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
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Big Kill (2019)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A tenderfoot from Philadelphia, two misfit gamblers on the run, and a deadly preacher have a date with destiny in a boom town gone bust called Big Kill.
Style: tense, captivating, realistic, disturbing, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, danger, heroes, rivalry, partners, deadly, lone wolves, escapades, criminal heroes, gang, dishonesty ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.1
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Border Lost (2008)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Over five thousand people illegally cross the border each day. There are areas where crime is at its highest, where criminals prey upon these defenseless groups. An elite task force is put together with high expectations of solving this problem that ...
Style: rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: illegal immigration, partners, danger, partners against crime, government agency, heroes, escapades, immigrants, daring rescue, desert, deadly, special agents ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Any Gun Can Play (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Any Gun Can Play (Italian: Vado... l'ammazzo e torno) is a 1967 spaghetti western starring Gilbert Roland, Edd Byrnes and George Hilton. The film is directed by Enzo G. Castellari and features a score by Francesco De Masi and Alessandro ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, treasure hunt, train, bounty hunter, heroes, dishonesty, tough heroes, countryside, americana, heist, track down, bank ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, europe, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Django, Prepare a Coffin (1968)
Genre: Western, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A mysterious gunfighter named Django is employed by a local crooked political boss as a hangman to execute innocent locals framed by the boss, who wants their land. What the boss doesn't know is that Django isn't hanging the men at all, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, stylized, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: burned alive, good versus evil, betrayal, anti heroes, anti hero, mysterious character, dishonesty, rivalry, deadly, lone wolves, strong violent content, desert ...
Time: 1880s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 365
Johnny Yuma (1966)
Genre: Western, Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Infidelity, murder, and betrayal lies at the center of this violent Spaghetti western. A scheming wife does away with her husband, causing the man's heir to seek revenge. A number of double-crosses and bloody gun battles follow, eventually ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
Place: italy, yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Brotherhood of Blades (2014)
Genre: Action
Country: China
Duration: 111 min.
Story: In the late Ming Dynasty, three close friends who serve as Jinyiwei guards are dispatched to hunt down Wei Zhongxian, a eunuch politician who had been forced to resign from his influential post and exiled from Beijing. The Jinyiwei brothers return ...
Style: exciting, rough, stylized, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 17th century, 16th century
Place: china, asia, ancient china
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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