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.
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, touching, rough, epic, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, expedition, texas ranger, firing squad, adventure, cowboy, old west, mountain, friendship, heroes, friends, partners, danger, tribe, native americans, buddies, escapades, wilderness, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, americana, tough heroes, graphic violence, native american, prostitute ...
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, suspenseful and rough films and TV series with plots about old west, rivalry, heroes, gunfight, crimes, escapades and danger mostly in Western, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like Dead Man's Walk: Comanche Moon (2008), The Young Riders (1989), Lonesome Dove (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.
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: sincere, captivating, tense, epic, rough ...
Plot: native americans, old west, danger, lone wolves, obsessive quest, friendship, rivalry, horse, thief, prostitute, ransom, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 1850s
Place: texas, usa
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The Young Riders (1989)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: realistic, stylized, exciting, tense, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, teaching the ways of the world, boss and employee, young heroes, heroes, native americans, friends, youth, society, lifestyle, americana, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1860s
Place: kansas, usa, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Lonesome Dove (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 384 min.
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, epic, touching, contemplative, captivating ...
Plot: old west, on the road, hanging, texas ranger, obsessive quest, gunfight, friendship, adventure, loud, native americans, dams cliffs canyons and bridges, widow widower ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: montana, nebraska, texas, usa, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
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The Sacketts (1979)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
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, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, criminal heroes, escapades, cards, family feud, adventure, siblings relations, gang, good versus evil, homecoming, american civil war, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: tennessee
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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The Virginian (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
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: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: farm, rivalry, ego clash, against the odds, americana, old west, friends, tough heroes, heroes, lone wolves, ranch, tv show ...
Time: 19th century, 1960s, 60s, 1890s, 1880s ...
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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Broken Trail (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Broken Trail is a 2006 Western miniseries directed by Walter Hill and starring Robert Duvall and Thomas Haden Church. Written by Alan Geoffrion, who also wrote the novel, the story is about an aging cowboy and his nephew who transport 500 horses ...
Style: serious, epic, captivating, sincere, tense ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, native americans, gang, brothel, fall in love, prostitute, nephew, protector, rescue, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, san francisco, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Return to Lonesome Dove (1993)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 322 min.
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: epic, realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: severed head, texas ranger, adventure, tragic love, americana, haunted by the past, old west, buddies, partners, love and romance, romance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 754
Buffalo Girls (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
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: old west, adoption, friendship, family relations, hopes, parents and children, injustice, couple relations, rising to stardom, life is a bitch, love and romance, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: suspenseful, tense, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, old west, rescue, tough heroes, danger, track down, left to die, farm, heroes, interracial relations, kidnapping, indian attack ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.6
 3K
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, stylized, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, native american, opposites attract, tough heroes, adventure, crimes, hostages, hostage, danger, culture clash, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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, danger, murder, moving, small town life, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, harsh, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: american civil war, native americans, murder, cowboy, loss of son, war crime, vengeance, tough heroes, civil war, horse, deadly, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: texas, missouri, usa, arizona, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
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: realistic, exciting, serious, rough
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, escapades, old west, americana, couples, small town life, obsession, small town, society, post civil war, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, serious, realistic, intense ...
Plot: old west, wilderness, gold, attempted murder, small town, criminal, frontier, native american, outlaw, adventure, family, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1860s, victorian era, 1830s ...
Place: california, missouri, arizona, ohio, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 4K
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, rough, realistic, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, old west, bounty hunter, rivalry, heist, crimes, partners, dishonesty, tough heroes, small town, betrayal, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
 994
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, heist, desert, bounty hunter, outlaw, criminal, apache, betrayal, old west, kidnapping, vengeance, on the run ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, sonora, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, american civil war, fortress, rape, beating, escape, vengeance, danger, adventure, heroes, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, new mexico, sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Lazarus Man (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Lazarus Man is an American Western television series produced by Castle Rock Entertainment which first aired on January 20, 1996, and ended on November 9, 1996. Starring Robert Urich as the title character, The Lazarus Man debuted on Turner ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: memory loss, assassination, hypnosis, conspiracy, missing person, deadly, mystery, life is a bitch, chases and races, old west, u.s. army, resurrection ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: saga, sentimental, realistic, captivating, serious
Plot: old west, ranch, family business, single parent, crumbling marriage, family relations, starting over, family life, farm, hopes, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Black Fox: The Price of Peace (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After blaming Britt for his wife's decision to stay with the Native Americans who captured her, an abusive husband organizes a party of vigilantes to accompany him into Indian territory.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: old west, rescue, racism, danger, culture clash, opposites attract, society, americana, injustice, fall in love, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: danger, heroes, hitman, disability, prostitute, heroic mission, sexual content, rescue, investigation, womanizer, old west, rebelliousness ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, texas, germany, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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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, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, six shooter, cowboy, daring rescue, hostages, save the day, witnessing a crime, chases and races, fugitives, escapades, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, opposites attract, danger, woman in danger, society, adventure, rescue, missing person, prostitute, buddies, partners ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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Alias Smith and Jones (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Plot: old west, wanted, going straight, partners, buddies, disorder, pardon, crimes, friends, hidden identity, escapades, criminal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 161 min.
Story: While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
Style: epic, tense, exciting, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, treasure hunt, gunfight, greed, anti hero, anti heroes, gold, good versus evil, heroes, cons and scams, lone wolves, army ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.4
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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: realistic, suspenseful, serious, harsh, tense ...
Plot: cowboy, embezzlement, criminal, journey, outlaw, native americans, old west, danger, racism, hostage, mine, stranded ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, law enforcement, vengeance, gang, americana, adventure, obsessive quest, chases and races, escapades, price of justice, rivalry, buddies ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, tense, exciting ...
Plot: vigilantism, treasure hunt, rivalry, gang, criminal heroes, chase, danger, adventure, old west, partners, bank robbery, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
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30%
Arizona Raiders (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Murphy plays an ex-Quantrill's Raider who's released from jail with buddy Cooper to be deputized as Arizona Rangers in order to hunt down the remnant of the gang, rumored to he hiding out in a town "neer dee border" in the words ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, lovers on the run, lone wolves, confined, heroes, criminal heroes, desert, gang, good versus evil, partners, small town, escape ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Last Challenge (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An upstart outlaw baits a legendary gunslinger, now a marshal in love with a saloon keeper.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: small town, rattlesnake, whiskey, poker, saloon, native american, fishing, duel, gunslinger, marshal, haunted by the past, ambush ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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