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American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010)
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American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Jesse James is wounded by a bullet to the chest, Frank James splits the gang up and plans a rendezvous in four days time. With U.S.-Marshall Kane in hot pursuit, and betrayal within the outlaw band, the stage is set for a blazing and climactic shootout in the deserted town of 'Gila Wells'.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal heroes, old west, outlaw, tough guy, street shootout, criminal, family relations, fugitives, chases and races, siblings relations, tough law enforcer, horse, cowboy, violence, robbery, gunfight, sheriff, kiss, revolver ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about rivalry, old west, crimes, chases and races, gunfight, street shootout and violence mostly in Western, Biography and Adventure genres. Some movies like American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James: Hour of the Gun (1967), The Meanest Men in the West (1974), Yuma (1971), The Return of Sabata (1971), Bullet for a Badman (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Hour of the Gun (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.
Style: gloomy, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, western town, revenge, vengeance, chase, rivalry, friendship, vigilantism, buddies, chases and races, criminal heroes, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Meanest Men in the West (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Marvin star as murderous half-brothers who are running from the law as well as each other. A climatic confrontation proves to each of them just how mean the other can be. "The Meanest Men in the West" is actually an amalgam of ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, tense, exciting ...
Plot: old west, deadly, crime, criminal heroes, chases and races, family relations, bounty hunter, murder, betrayal, criminal's revenge, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
 6.4
 401
Yuma (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A down-and-dirty town is forced to shape up when a new sheriff (Clint Walker) comes to town. However, when a scheme is launched to destroy the lawman's authority, he must discover the perpetrators and preserve his reputation.
Style: realistic, exciting, tense, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, old west, small town, law enforcement, political corruption, dishonesty, good versus evil, righting the wronged, tough heroes, tough law enforcer, americana, rivalry ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
The Return of Sabata (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Master gunslinger Sabata arrives in Hobsonville, a town completely owned by McIntock, a robber baron who is taxing the inhabitants for the cost of future improvements to the town. Or that's what McIntock says he'll do with the money...
Style: rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, old west, lone wolves, heroes, anti heroes, male female relationship, anti hero, husband wife relationship, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
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Bullet for a Badman (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Former Texas Rangers Sam Ward and Logan Keliher become enemies when Sam turns bank robber and Logan marries Sam's ex-wife.
Style: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: betrayal, old west, uninhibited rivalry, parents and children, dishonesty, rivalry, chases and races, heroes, track down, crimes, false accusation, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Brothers in Arms (2005)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Old West. New Soul. Big Payback.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, heist, criminal heroes, disorder, criminal's revenge, bounty hunter, dishonesty, tough heroes, on the run, vigilantism, deadly, bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, americana, buddies, law enforcement, partners, rivalry, adventure, escapades, chases and races, obsessive quest, vengeance, price of justice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
 6.8
 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, suspenseful, rough, realistic, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, old west, bounty hunter, heist, rivalry, crimes, tough heroes, small town, betrayal, partners, dishonesty, anti hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 6.4
 1K
Barquero (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jake Remy leads a gang of outlaw cutthroats making their escape toward Mexico from a successful robbery. Barring their way is a river--crossable only by means of a ferry barge. The barge operator, Travis, refuses to be bullied into providing ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, tough heroes, gang, escapades, chases and races, crimes, lone wolves, heroes, kiss, horse, arizona territory, big breasts ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 5.8
 607
The Quick Gun (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gunslinger Murphy helps an ungrateful town fight off a raid by his former gang.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, danger, hitman, best friends, vigilantism, crime gone awry, friends, tough heroes, righting the wronged, battles, battle zone, social relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: rivalry, treasure hunt, vigilantism, gang, criminal heroes, old west, danger, adventure, partners, chase, bank robbery, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.0
 87
The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, old west, small town life, gang, small town, crimes, lone wolves, uninhibited rivalry, bar shootout, outlaw gang, cowboy, street shootout
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.8
 373
Hard Ground (2003)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Billy Bucklin escapes while being transported to Yuma prison and plans to form an army of desperadoes to control the Mexican border...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, bounty hunter, old west, reluctant partners, criminal heroes, partners, redemption, escapades, on the run, chase, track down, abduction ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
 5.8
 438
Santee (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jody Deakes joins up with his father after many years, just to discover that his dad is part of an outlaw gang on the run from a relentless bounty hunter named Santee. Jody is orphaned soon after Santee catches up to the gang, and follows Santee in ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, criminal's revenge, deadly, gangsters, lone wolves, crimes, chases and races, heroes, fugitives, track down, righting the wronged, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Bounty Killer (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Willie Duggans, a tenderfoot from the east, arrives in the wild west and soon experiences its violence. Willie discovers the easy money in bounty killing and must choose between that violent lifestyle and the love of a beautiful saloon singer.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, social misfits, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, gang, misfit, starting over, tough heroes, relationship vs career, track down ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Righteous and the Wicked (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hobbs, a notorious wanted bandit, gets caught up in a violently competitive hunt for stolen cash when he finds out outlaws have robbed the local bank. While trying to get back what's his he must saddle up to stop these outlaws leaving whomever ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: heist, crime, chases and races, heroes, deadly, crimes, bank, gang, old west, criminal heroes, fugitives, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.5
 2K
Posse (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tough marshal with political ambitions leads an elite posse to capture a notorious criminal. He succeeds, but instead of cheering him, the public turns against him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cynicism, ambition, marshal, posse, criminal heroes, track down, chases and races, lone wolves, crimes, confined, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.3
 425
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: old west, cowboy, six shooter, daring rescue, unlikely partners, witnessing a crime, save the day, tough heroes, rivalry, americana, partners, folk hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Molly and Lawless John (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Western - Molly, the shy, romance-starved wife of an arrogant frontier sheriff, finds herself drawn to a prisoner in her husband's jail. This prisoner, a handsome young man named Johnny, plays on Molly's sympathy and convinces her to help ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: fugitives, confined, chases and races, crimes, prison, captivity, cons and scams, friends, rivalry, on the run, kidnapping, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Dead Are Countless (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Johnny was mentally traumatised when he witnessed as a child the killing of his father (a deserter) by a group of soldiers. As an adult he randomly kills every soldier he gets hold of, so that the army sends out the brutish Lieutenant Garringo to ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, haunted by the past, old west, family relations, tough law enforcer, serial killer, military, fugitives, crimes, chases and races, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.0
 117
Gun Fight (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Action Western directed by Edward L. Cahn . After courageously protecting a pretty dance hall girl (Joan Staley) from peril, former cavalry soldier Wayne (James Brown) refuses to join his brother Brad's (Gregg Palmer) unlawful cattle rustling ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, sheriff, criminal heroes, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, woman in danger, tough heroes, family relations, friends, siblings relations, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Last Days of Frank and Jesse James (1986)
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This movie looks at the last years (not days, as implied in the title) of famous outlaws, Frank and Jesse James. The film opens in 1877 with the brothers trying to settle down after 15 years of thievery. Frank is shown to be a book-loving and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense
Plot: outlaw, rivalry, family relations, siblings relations, crimes, criminal heroes, old west, gunfight, arrest, cowboy, lawman, shot in the head ...
Time: 19th century
Place: missouri, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
I Am Sartana, Trade Your Guns for a Coffin (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Sartana, bounty hunter and gunfighter, witnesses the robbery of a shipment of gold. He finds his way into town where he meets with a lot of suspicious stares from the locals. He also meets with Samuel Spencer, who seems to own the company in this ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: betrayal, chases and races, crimes, small town, orchestral, dishonesty, heist, old west, bounty hunter, gang, bartender, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, criminal's revenge, escapades, adventure, chases and races, heroes, americana, buddies, partners, dishonesty, law enforcement, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.5
 469
The Ugly Ones (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Escaped outlaw Jose Gomez returns to his home town pursued by bounty killer Luke Chilson. The towns people protect Gomez, unaware, at first, that he is now a changed and dangerous man.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough
Plot: bounty hunter, fugitives, escapades, old west, rivalry, manhunt, gang, crimes, love and romance, chases and races, love triangle, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Death Rides a Horse (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Death Rides a Horse (aka Da uomo a uomo, or As Man to Man) is a 1967 spaghetti western directed by Giulio Petroni, written by Luciano Vincenzoni, and starring Lee Van Cleef and John Phillip Law. Bill Meceita, a boy whose family was murdered in front ...
Style: rough, realistic, tense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, vengeance, betrayal, bank robbery, outlaw, frame up, sheriff, fistfight, martial arts, jail, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Day After Tomorrow (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bespectacled pistolero Stan Ross comes to Canyon City and becomes involved with two feuding factions, after a clerk has been killed by the banker Jefferson during a botched holdup, while robbing his own bank.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: gang, vengeance, anti heroes, crimes, heroes, rivalry, street shootout, cowboy, gunfight, violence
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Valentine Casey is a Marshal in the desolate Tucson territory of the early 1900's. On Christmas Eve, his outlaw family pays him a disturbing visit. He must confront the sins of his past. He and his partner, U.S. Christmas, journey through the ...
Style: rough, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: desert, outlaw, gang, haunted by the past, old west, crimes, criminal heroes, deadly, small town, law enforcement, family relations, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1910s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Gunsmoke: The Long Ride (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For thirty years, Marshall Matt Dillon fought to preserve the law in Dodge City… now, he's wanted for murder and fighting to clear his name. Three deputies ride up with a warrant for Dillon's arrest, a wealthy mine operator has been ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: americana, frame up, false accusation, bounty hunter, mistaken identity, old west, chase, rivalry, escapades, adventure, chases and races, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Johnson County War (2002)
Genre: Western
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The three Hammett brothers, Cain (Tom Berenger), Harry (Luke Perry) and Dale (Adam Stroke) are caught in a conflict that escalates rapidly and the old farmers facing against new farmers who have settled in the green grasslands.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, epic
Plot: manhunt, crimes, rivalry, isolation, battles, husband wife relationship, brother brother relationship, murder, old west, americana, hitman, siblings relations ...
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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