Movies and TV shows like Dead Man's Walk

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Dead Man's Walk (1996)
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Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
TV show
Story: Dead man's Walk is the beginning of the Lonesome Dove Saga. Gus McCrae and Woodrow Call are just starting out in the Texas Rangers and have no idea of what they are doing for Call it's Duty above all else. For Gus it's the thrill of adventure. Both men don't know just how much danger and death await for them on their first patrol. Jonny Lee Miller and David Arquitte do a fine job as Gus and Call. Miller in particular carries the movie on his shoulders his portrayal of Call is very good. the rest of the cast is outstanding Keith Carradine deserves special mention for his role as Bigfoot Wallace he adds to the movie greatly. A outstanding movie which adds and enhances the Lonesome Dove saga This is a fantastic beginning to an legendary tale of heroes and incredible story telling
Style: exciting, sincere, rough, touching, epic, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, apache, social problems, american history, texas ranger, firing squad, survival, expedition, adventure, cowboy, old west, mountain, heroes, friendship, friends, tribe, graphic violence, escapades, rivalry, americana, wilderness, partners, buddies, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, mexico, new mexico, usa, latin america, austin texas

Most similar movies to Dead Man's Walk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about old west, heroes, rivalry, gunfight, cowboy, crimes and escapades mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Dead Man's Walk: Comanche Moon (2008), Lonesome Dove (1989), The Young Riders (1989), The Sacketts (1979), The Virginian (1962). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Comanche Moon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Comanche Moon, the prequel to McMurtry's bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "Lonesome Dove follows Texas Rangers Augustus "Gus" McCrae (Zahn) and Woodrow F. Call (Urban), now in their middle years, as they continue to ...
Style: captivating, tense, sincere, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: native americans, texas ranger, friendship, old west, partners, rivalry, escapades, crimes, daring rescue, native american, adventure, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1850s, 1860s, victorian era
Place: texas, austin texas, usa
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Lonesome Dove (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 384 min.
TV show
Story: Lonesome Dove is a Western television miniseries based on Larry McMurtry's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name. Starring Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones, Lonesome Dove was originally broadcast by CBS on February 5, 1989, drawing a ...
Style: realistic, touching, epic, melancholic, harsh ...
Plot: old west, friendship, gunfight, adventure, obsessive quest, life & death, texas ranger, redemption, adaptation, runaway, courage, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: montana, texas, austin texas, nebraska, wyoming ...
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The Young Riders (1989)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Young Riders was an American Western television series created by Ed Spielman that presents a fictionalized account of a group of young Pony Express riders based at the Sweetwater Station in the Nebraska Territory during the years leading up to ...
Style: exciting, tense, stylized, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, boss and employee, old west, americana, teaching the ways of the world, small town, friends, power relations, temperamental, native americans, partners, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: kansas, usa, nebraska
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100%
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The Sacketts (1979)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Two part TV adaptation of Louis L'Amour's third novel in the Sackett series. The story follows the three Sackett brothers out west from their Tennessee home. Along the way the oldest, Tell, prospects for gold, while the two younger Orin ...
Style: saga, suspenseful, epic, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: card playing, cave, family feud, fight for supremacy, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, partners, rivalry, lone wolves, criminal heroes, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: tennessee, santa fe new mexico
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The Virginian (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: The Virginian is an American Western television series starring James Drury and Doug McClure, which aired on NBC from 1962 to 1971 for a total of 249 episodes. It was a spin-off from a 1958 summer series called Decision. Filmed in color, The ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: ranch, tough heroes, farm, friends, ego clash, rivalry, heroes, lone wolves, americana, old west, against the odds, television ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 70s, 1880s, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Comancheros (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.
Style: sexy, buddy movie, affectionate, twists and turns, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: renegade, native american, comanche indian, desert, gunfight, small town, horse, texas ranger, gambler, gang, crimes, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 20th century
Place: texas, louisiana, new jersey, new orleans, usa ...
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Return to Lonesome Dove (1993)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 322 min.
TV show
Story: 'Captain' Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom and Gideon Walker. Gideon hires Agostina Vega and ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental, epic ...
Plot: adventure, cavalry, texas ranger, mexican standoff, cowboy, americana, unfulfilled love, old west, haunted by the past, heroic mission, tragic love, on the road ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, austin texas, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Stalking Moon (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apache territory, escapades, rescue, old west, heroes, track down, interracial relations, left to die, tough heroes, farm, native american, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Buffalo Girls (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Wild. Untamed. Legendary. In this made-for-tv movie, Buffalo Girls celebrates the bold escapades of tough-talking Calamity Jane Canary and her illustrious cohorts. It's the waning days of the Wild West and Jane, the rough 'n' rugged ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: female gunfighter, old west, adoption, friendship, hopes, family relations, injustice, parents and children, life is a bitch, rising to stardom, love and romance, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, south dakota, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Shalako (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sean Connery is Shalako, a guide in the old West who has to rescue an aristocratic British hunting party from Indians and bandits.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, survival, rescue, opposites attract, gunfight, adventure, tough heroes, crimes, adventurer, rivalry, culture clash, hostage ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, crimes, small town, old west, cowboy, u.s. marshal, murder, moving, lone wolves, small town life, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the small western town of Curtis Wells, Lonesome Dove: The Series follows first the romance and later the marriage of Newt Call and Hannah Peale, and the obsession that Clay Mosby, who owns most of the town, has with young Hannah, who looks ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: escapades, love and romance, society, couples, small town, old west, americana, obsession, small town life, couple relations, newlyweds, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Sabata (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Several pillars of society have robbed an Army safe containing $100,000 so they can buy the land upon which the coming railroad will be built. But they haven't reckoned on the presence of the master gunslinger, Sabata.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, gambling, old west, heist, rivalry, crimes, tough heroes, small town, dishonesty, partners, betrayal, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
How the West Was Won (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one pioneer family.
Style: epic, exciting, intense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: civil war, family, adventure, old west, gold, wilderness, native american, criminal, small town, attempted murder, survival, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, victorian era, 1830s, 1880s ...
Place: california, arizona, missouri, ohio, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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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: funny, exciting, serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, ambush, bandit, cowboy, male nudity, criminal, empire, heist, soldier, bounty hunter, ranch, apache tribe ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After avenging his family's brutal murder, Wales is pursued by a pack of soldiers. He prefers to travel alone, but ragtag outcasts are drawn to him - and Wales can't bring himself to leave them unprotected.
Style: realistic, brutal, suspense, harsh, poignant ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, revenge, cowboy, native americans, murder, vengeance, runaway, war crime, loss of son, tough heroes, civil war veteran ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1860s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, missouri, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story follows a stagecoach ride through Old West Apache territory. On board are a cavalry man's pregnant wife, a prostitute with a broken heart, a Marshal taking in his prisoner Johnny Ringo, a crooked gambler, and the infamous Doc Holliday
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stagecoach, old west, native american attack, journey, showdown, banker, u.s. marshal, childbirth, small town, gambler, dentist, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, new mexico, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The High Chaparral is an American Western-themed television series starring Leif Erickson and Cameron Mitchell which aired on NBC from 1967 to 1971. The series, made by Xanadu Productions in association with NBC Productions, was created by David ...
Style: realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious, saga ...
Plot: old west, apache indian, apache territory, ranch, family life, family business, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, family relations, starting over, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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Deaf Smith & Johnny Ears (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In this unusual spaghetti western departure for exploitation filmmaker Paolo Cavara (La Tarantola dal Ventre Nero), two friends help Sam Houston work for Texas statehood. Johnny Ears (Franco Nero) and his deaf-mute sidekick Erastus "Deaf" ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: deaf, heroes, prostitute, hitman, disability, buddies, track down, gang, rescue, mute or deaf, investigation, tough law enforcer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, mexico, germany, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
A Time for Killing (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Civil War, Confederate soldiers escape from a Union prison and head for the Mexican border. Along the way, they kill a Union courier bearing the news that the war is over. Keeping the message a secret, the captain has his men go on and ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, retro
Plot: civil war, escape, rape, fortress, american civil war, soldier, prosecution, hostage, vengeance, old west, battles, military ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, sonora, arizona, new mexico, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Alias Smith and Jones (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Alias Smith and Jones is an American Western series that originally aired on ABC from 1971 to 1973. It stars Pete Duel as Hannibal Heyes and Ben Murphy as Jedediah "Kid" Curry, a pair of cousin outlaws trying to reform. The governor offers ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: old west, criminal, disorder, wanted, friends, pardon, escapades, crimes, partners, hidden identity, buddies, going straight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Showdown (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A cowboy has to get 12,000 dollars in stolen bonds from the ex-girlfriend of his partner, or the gang holding him hostage will kill him.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: train, cowboy, old west, hostage, disaster, catastrophe, tough heroes, partners, folk hero, escapades, daring rescue, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Incident at Phantom Hill (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a major shipment of gold has been stolen and buried in the desert. Only one man knows the whereabouts of gold and the army sends captain Matt Martin to arrest him and come back with the gold. Martin, his prisoner and a ...
Style: exciting, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold, treasure hunt, apache tribe, buried treasure, post civil war, mountain, stash, battles, righting the wronged, partners, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Red Fighter (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a bloody massacre vows revenge on his attackers and on the men who killed his wife.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, native american, vengeance, old west, small town, crimes, injustice, tough heroes, rescue, life is a bitch, survival, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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Hombre (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: John Russell, disdained by his "respectable" fellow stagecoach passengers because he was raised by Indians, becomes their only hope for survival when they are set upon by outlaws.
Style: tense, realistic, suspense, harsh, intense ...
Plot: cowboy, journey, racism, old west, desert, native americans, character study, stranded, embezzlement, crime gone awry, loneliness, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gunsmoke: The Last Apache (1990)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: James Arness rides again as Matt Dillon, the US Marshal he made popular in the 1955-75 TV series. In this movie he goes after a renegade Apache named Wolf (Joe Lara) who has taken his daughter captive. As a bargaining chip, Dillon helps two sons of ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: indian chief, cowboys and indians, american indian, heroes, kidnapping, renegade, tough heroes, prostitute, society, buddies, adventure, confined ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his mother is killed in a wagoncoach robbery a young man pursues the gang responsible. Matt Dillon goes after him hoping to stop him before the gang can kill him. Dillon is joined by Davis Healy, a businessman, who is hiding a few secrets of ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gang, escapades, adventure, rivalry, partners, obsessive quest, buddies, law enforcement, vengeance, price of justice, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Far Side of Jericho (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jericho. In the 1880's. Three women of the wild West, widows of an outlawed gang of brothers recently hanged, find themselves running for their lives from a corrupt posse of vigilantes, mystical Indians and a hornet's nest of villains - ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: treasure hunt, rivalry, gang, vigilantism, chase, partners, adventure, criminal heroes, old west, bank robbery, civil war, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Duel at Diablo (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While crossing the desert, a frontier scout, Jess Remsberg (Garner), rescues Ellen Grange (Andersson) from a pursuing band of Apaches, and returns her to her husband, Willard Grange (Weaver). He is contracted to act as a scout for an Army cavalry ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, vengeance, track down, tough heroes, old west, on the run, rescue, husband wife relationship, gambler, survival, gunfight, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas, arizona, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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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, humorous, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, vengeance, caper, cowboy, frame up, rivalry, revenge, gunfight, treasure hunt, horse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%