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The Jack Bull (1999)
 6.9
 4K
The Jack Bull (1999)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Jack Bull tells the story of Myrl Redding, a Wyoming horse trader who clashes with Henry Ballard, a fellow rancher, after Ballard abuses two of Myrl's horses and their Crow Indian caretaker, Billy. When Judge Wilkins throws out Myrl's complaint, the war he wages to force Ballard to nurse the emaciated animals back to health escalates into a vigilante manhunt, murder and the possible defeat
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: justice, crimes, vengeance, injustice, murder, politics, manhunt, fighting crime, animal life, dishonesty, false accusation, price of justice, lone wolves, rivalry, righting the wronged, tough heroes, vigilantism, cruelty to animal, heroes, life is a bitch, violence spree, good versus evil, fugitives, hopes, legal ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, rivalry, vengeance, murder, heroes, dishonesty and gunfight mostly in Drama, Western and Action genres. Some movies like The Jack Bull: The Man Who Came Back (2008), The Salvation (2014), Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969), Gang of Roses (2003), Town Tamer (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Man Who Came Back (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Framed for murder and left for dead, a local legend comes back to make the guilty pay as he seeks revenge on those who killed his family, in this traditional Western about one man who stood against injustice.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: post civil war, discrimination, racism, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, life is a bitch, americana, injustice, righting the wronged, vengeance, old west ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.7
 35K
The Salvation (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Denmark, UK, South Africa, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family's murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic, tense ...
Plot: vengeance, lone hero, gang, violence, old west, small town, murder, revenge, criminal's revenge, rivalry, violence spree, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, australia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on true events that happened in Banning,California, Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here, tells the story of one of the last Western manhunts, in 1909. Willie Boy, a Native American, kills his girlfriend's father in self defense, and the two go ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, rough, serious, thought provoking ...
Plot: on the run, manhunt, murder, racism, posse, native american, injustice, self defense, legal, chases and races, interracial relations, legal action ...
Time: 1900s, 90s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
 2.4
 961
Gang of Roses (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the 1800's, the town of Flat ridge is over run by a band of outlaws looking for lost treasure said to be buried somewhere in town. In their quest for dominance, the outlaws kill Sally, a whore who happens to be the sister of Rachel and a ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, violence, good versus evil, gang, criminal's revenge, adventure, vigilantism, heroes, crimes, vengeance, dishonesty, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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 5.7
 191
Town Tamer (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gunfighter is hired to clean up a wild frontier town, but there are forces afoot who want to keep the town as wide-open as it is. Lyle Bettger, Bruce Cabot and Richard Jaeckel co-star as the lawless bad guys in this Western based on a novel by ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, witnessing a crime, righting the wronged, social relations, tough heroes, americana, injustice, rivalry, bar, vigilantism, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.1
 969
Vendetta (1999)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Based on a true tale of power, corruption and murder, Christopher Walken stars in the story of the largest lynching in American history...
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, emotional ...
Plot: immigrants, courtroom drama, courtroom, police corruption, vengeance, rebellion, injustice, crime, crimes, legal, righting the wronged, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: new orleans, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Missouri Breaks (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Tom Logan is a horse thief. Rancher David Braxton has horses, and a daughter, worth stealing. But Braxton has just hired Lee Clayton, an infamous "regulator", to hunt down the horse thieves; one at a time.
Style: tense, realistic, rough, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vigilantism, bounty hunter, hanging, psychopath, train robbery, gang, crimes, chases and races, obsessive quest, love affair, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, quarry, 70s
Place: montana, canada, missouri, usa, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Missionary Man (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A mysterious stranger rolls into town on a unique motorcycle. All he carries is the bible and a desire for justice. Past vengeance collides as Ryder rights an injustice from his past and liberates the small town from a malicious oppressor.
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, modern western, hitman, one man army, tough heroes, criminal's revenge, deadly, fighting crime, danger, murder, vigilantism, lone wolves ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 5.6
 492
Avenging Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A preacher (Sorbo) becomes a bounty hunter after a group of refugees seeking shelter in his church is murdered by a gang of ruthless outlaws.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, revenge, preacher, crimes, heroes, chases and races, graphic violence, rivalry, murder, righting the wronged, deadly, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Grand Duel (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A grizzled ex-sheriff helps a man framed for murder to confront the powerful trio of brothers who want him dead.
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, vigilantism, on the run, heroes, murder, saloon, vengeance, friends, righting the wronged, tough heroes, rivalry, deadly ...
Time: 70s, 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Master Gunfighter (1975)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Don Santiago (Richard Angarola) is a vicious man who helps provoke an Indian massacre that will allow him to steal the Indians' land and claim it as his own. However, his son-in-law, Finley (Tom Laughlin), is an expert hand with both guns and ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, martial arts, one man army, master warrior, small western town, outlaw gang, gunfight, samurai sword, rivalry, righting the wronged, tough heroes, teachers and students ...
Time: 1800s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Wyatt Earp's Revenge (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp is approached by a journalist for an interview about how he became a famous sheriff. Earp told the story of how he was a fearless U.S. Marshall. If 27-year old Wyatt Earp comes out that his first girlfriend Dora Hand was murdered. ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, captivating, tense ...
Plot: old west, vengeance, track down, partners, rivalry, vigilantism, crimes, cowboy, gunfight, murder, graphic violence, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 4.5
 796
The Gundown (2011)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Seeking revenge and justice, Cole Brandt finds himself in the lawless town of Dead River where he is faced with one last bloody showdown for freedom in order to protect The Majestic Saloon and a beautiful woman.
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, track down, vigilantism, heroes, crimes, rivalry, hitman, uninhibited rivalry, criminal heroes, tough heroes, mistaken identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Deadly Trackers (1973)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sheriff Sean Kilpatrick is a pacifist. Frank Brand is the leader of a band of killers. When their paths cross Kilpatrick is compelled to go against everything he has stood for to bring death to Brand and his gang. Through his hunt into Mexico he is ...
Style: realistic, rough, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, heroes, vigilantism, bank robbery, revenge, pacifist, chases and races, vengeance, rivalry, investigation, heist, anti war ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, usa, texas, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.3
 158
The Raiders (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill and Calamity Jane help a Texas rancher against the railroad. , against the railroad.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, track down, dishonesty, leadership, righting the wronged, military, fugitives, gangsters, farm, vigilantism, gang, false accusation ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: kansas, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 449
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, crimes, lone wolves, gangsters, fugitives, chases and races, heroes, criminal's revenge, vigilantism, deadly, track down, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 7.0
 34K
Hang 'Em High (1968)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Marshall Jed Cooper survives a hanging, vowing revenge on the lynch mob that left him dangling. To carry out his oath for vengeance, he returns to his former job as a lawman. Before long, he's caught up with the nine men on his hit list and ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hanging, vigilantism, heroes, small town, old west, pardon, judge, widow, marshal, lynching, crimes, death penalty ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: oklahoma, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.0
 494
The Shooter (1997)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The story is of a small town in the early west and of a 'shooter' of reputation that drifts into it and stands up to the controlling family that runs it. But far from a John Wayne, this hero is caught and brutally beaten and left to die, ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, small town, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), small town life, dishonesty, deadly, rebellion, injustice, rivalry, tough heroes, righting the wronged ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, going straight, stolen gold, vengeance, on the run, criminal's revenge, dishonesty, tough heroes, crimes, adventure, obsessive quest, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 1880s
Place: california, mexico, usa, latin america, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 2K
The Outsider (2002)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: A western love story revolving around the forbidden love between a young widow from a Quaker-like religious group and a cold-blooded gunslinger whom she takes into her home after he is wounded.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, sincere, contemplative
Plot: amish, forbidden love, opposites attract, murder, gunslinger, tough heroes, love affair, heroes, lone wolves, romance, rivalry, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Another Pair of Aces: Three of a Kind (1991)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A gambler, a Texas ranger and an FBI agent are investigating a series of vigilante murders.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, investigation, old west, gang, false accusation, frame up, private detective, vigilantism, law enforcement, partners, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Man on Horseback (1969)
Genre: Drama
Country: West Germany
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's medieval times. Kohlhaas merchants with horses. When going to the local fair to sell his horses, is forced by a noble to leave him part of the merchandise as payment for traveling through his land, promising to give it back when the fair ...
Style: captivating, stylized, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: obsessive quest, rivalry, social differences, society, rebelliousness, righting the wronged, folk hero, dishonesty, good versus evil, vengeance, injustice, rebellion ...
Time: middle ages
Place: germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Eye of the Stranger (1993)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A stranger comes into town and causes a stir when he stands up for the townfolk, in the face of the intimidation tactics from Mayor Howard Baines. The scheming mayor wants to buy up all the local properties, and has hired two thugs to help ...
Style: gloomy, realistic, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: murder, terrorism, tough heroes, small town life, dishonesty, deadly, law enforcement, rivalry, small town, disability, legal, infidelity ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Color of Justice (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Four young black men kill a white woman, the D.A. is very cautious in how to proceed...
Style: serious, rough, psychological, realistic, thought provoking ...
Plot: murder, interracial relations, racism, courtroom drama, law enforcement, dishonesty, hotshot lawyer, crime, dedicated lawyer, society, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.8
 13K
Heaven's Gate (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 219 min.
Story: Harvard graduate James Averill (Kris Kristofferson) is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area's poverty-stricken immigrants and its wealthy cattle farmers. The politically connected ranch owners ...
Style: atmospheric, captivating, realistic, serious, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brothel, immigrants, culture clash, injustice, idealism, crimes, rescue, dishonesty, political corruption, marshal, gunfight, love triangle ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1870s, 1890s, 18th century
Place: usa, vietnam, wyoming, asia, montana ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Streets of Laredo (1995)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 300 min.
Story: Captain Woodrow Call, now retired from the Rangers, is a bounty hunter. He is hired by an eastern rail baron to track down Joey Garza, a new kind of killer, only a boy, who kills from a distance with a rifle. Joined by his old compadre Pea Eye, it ...
Style: serious, rough, atmospheric, exciting, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, manhunt, track down, crimes, haunted by the past, deadly, escapades, heroes, rivalry, on the road, gang of outlaws, cowboys and outlaws ...
Time: 90s, 1890s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Spikes Gang (1974)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After escaping home, three young friends form a dynamic alliance of untamed youth. They meet an old man named Spikes with the experience only a master gunfighter can offer. The gang of men go on a crime spree and are converted to outlaws with a ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: runaway, gunshot wound, theft, criminal heroes, crimes, heroes, chases and races, dishonesty, rivalry, teaching the ways of the world, graphic violence, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 3.4
 442
Ghost Rock (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Set in 1882, John Slaughter and his sidekick Savannah Starr return to a town where an almost forgotten massacre took place 20 years ago. They are determined to find the man responsible.
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, deadly, small town life, rivalry, small town, criminal heroes, hopes, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, vigilantism, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.7
 644
The 19th Wife (2010)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Fundamentalist sect member BeckyLyn is accused of killing her husband. Queenie, another wife in the polygamist sect, doesn't believe BeckyLyn is capable of such violence and desperate to prove her innocence reaches out to her excommunicated son ...
Style: serious, disturbing, realistic, psychological, tense ...
Plot: murder, false accusation, righting the wronged, estrangement, church, society, religions or cults, uncover truth, law enforcement, deadly, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Through the Valley (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An innocent man framed for murder, and the system that just wants another minority conviction.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: racism, murder, going straight, fighting the system, injustice, frame up, protagonist as suspect, redemption, dishonesty, legal, hopes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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