Movies like The Gundown

If you like "The Gundown" you are looking for serious, suspenseful and exciting movies about / with vengeance, crimes, heroes, kidnapping, track down, vigilantism and rivalry themes of Western genre shot in USA.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
The Gundown (2011)
 4.5
 811
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, rough, realistic
Plot: vengeance, crimes, heroes, kidnapping, track down, vigilantism, rivalry, hitman, desert, manhunt, danger, criminal heroes, mistaken identity, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, cowboys and outlaws, gunfight, female gunfighter, fistfight, small western town, prostitute, hotel, fall in love, fugitives, chases and races ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona

Movie in categories

vengeance movies
9778
crimes movies
13318
heroes movies
8991
kidnapping movies
5201
suspenseful movies
16832
rivalry movies
12406

Most similar movies to The Gundown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, rivalry, heroes, gunfight, chases and races, violence and cowboy mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Gundown: The Last Hard Men (1976), Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012), Hard Bounty (1995), Arizona Raiders (1965), Deadwood '76 (1965). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Hard Men (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century. He escapes with 6 others to exact vengeance on Sam Burgade ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: prison, kidnapping, rescue, gang, danger, fugitives, dishonesty, deadly, golden years, mistaken identity, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: U.S. Marshall Duke Donovan is imprisoned, accused of being an accomplice in a bank robbery. After discovering that his partner is planning to kill his wife, he must escape prison in time to save his wife and clear his name.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, serious ...
Plot: prison, heist, bank, vengeance, old west, journalism, rivalry, crimes, prison escape, country, good versus evil, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1920s, 1890s
Place: usa, yuma arizona, nashville tennessee, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 3.8
 457
Hard Bounty (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Donnie and her whores strap on guns, saddle up, and ride out seeking justice.
Style: suspenseful, rough, sexual, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, murder, prostitute, bounty hunter, lone wolves, bar, strong sexual content, tough heroes, righting the wronged, sexual relations, old west, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, small town, good versus evil, escapades, gang, old west, lovers on the run, danger, partners, chases and races, criminal heroes, heroes ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, mexico, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
Movie in collections
exciting movies
10328
rough movies
8079
hitman movies
2763
desert movies
2163
 4.7
 195
Deadwood '76 (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young drifter is mistaken for Billy the Kid. The concequences prove deadly.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: adventure, chases and races, prostitute, crimes, gang, fugitives, rescue, lone wolves, good versus evil, escapades, society, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Gunslingers (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While roaming the wild plains on a quest to find a cache of hidden riches, sharp-shooting bounty hunter Butch (John Elliott) and his outlaw companions come across a deadly gang with supernatural powers in this stylized Western. As the hunt for the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: bounty hunter, crimes, gang, rivalry, plague, deadly, chases and races, fugitives, cowboy, showdown, gunfight, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.7
 220
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: stylized, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, manhunt, good versus evil, gang, lone wolves, alcohol abuse, criminal heroes, righting the wronged, heroes, danger, political conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 691
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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, crimes, partners, hopes, fugitives, on the run, gang, best friends, danger, heroes, good versus evil, tough heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Movie in collections
 4.7
 91
Mexican Gold (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Miraculously escaping a painful demise in the gallows, a notorious outlaw cons a crooked judge, an attractive saloon girl, and an old partner into carrying out the heist of a lifetime. As the plan gets underway, a small town sheriff makes it his ...
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, suspense, serious ...
Plot: heist, rivalry, crimes, cons and scams, vigilantism, small town, injustice, sheriff, femme fatale, saved from hanging, murder, old west ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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, suspenseful, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: old west, chases and races, betrayal, heroes, criminal's revenge, investigation, crime, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.0
 136
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, sheriff, criminal, crimes, soldier, lone wolves, fugitives, danger, rescue, criminal heroes, on the run, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.8
 376
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, old west, bounty hunter, reluctant partners, partners, criminal heroes, escapades, redemption, chase, track down, on the run, abduction ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Brothers in Arms (2005)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Old West. New Soul. Big Payback.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, criminal heroes, heist, disorder, criminal's revenge, bounty hunter, deadly, on the run, dishonesty, vigilantism, tough heroes, bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.3
 420
The Tracker (1988)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a series of vicious crimes by a renegade group of cowboys, led by "Red Jack" Stilwell, a legendary tracker, Noble Adams is pulled out of retirement to capture Stilwell, dead or alive. Reluctantly, needing more men, he allows his son, ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, kidnapping, fugitives, golden years, serial killer, criminal heroes, lone wolves, crimes, tough heroes, heroes, gangsters, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.5
 17K
Joe Kidd (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A band of Mexicans find their U. S. land claims denied and all the records destroyed in a courthouse fire. Their leader, Louis Chama, encourages them to use force to regain their land. A wealthy landowner wanting the same decides to hire a gang of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, anti heroes, violence, heroes, bounty hunter, cowboy, gunfighter, steam train, chase, gangsters, destiny, hostages ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.1
 140
Buckskin (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Montana marshal (Barry Sullivan) fights a land baron (Wendell Corey) out to parch homesteaders with a spite dam.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: tough heroes, righting the wronged, bar, heroes, prostitute, hostages, social relations, hostage, bittersweet, vigilantism, small town, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, tough heroes, heroes, track down, starting over, relationship vs career, crimes, misfit, gang, social misfits, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.4
 193
Hostile Guns (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: U.S. Marshal Gid McCool (George Montgomery) leads a wagon train of convicted felons to Huntsville prison in this routine western. The only female among the crooks is the dancehall girl Laura Mannon (Yvonne De Carlo), McCool's former flame. When ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: fugitives, crimes, rivalry, adventure, tough heroes, gory, partners, unlikely partners, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, cons and scams, prison life ...
Time: 60s, 1860s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 5.9
 679
The Texican (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wanted north of the border, Jess Carlin resides safely in Mexico. Then he hears his brother was killed in a gunfight with another man. Knowning his brother never carried a gun he heads north to find his brother's killer. After battling bounty ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, old west, battles, righting the wronged, gang, lone wolves, fugitives, manhunt, deadly, tough heroes, hitman ...
Place: mexico, texas, latin america, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Elder boys return to Clearwater, Texas for their Mother's funeral. John the eldest is a well known gunfighter and trouble follows him wherever he goes. The boys try to get back their ranch from the towns gunsmith who won it from their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: murder, family relations, revenge, gambling, vengeance, investigation, crimes, family life, dishonesty, rivalry, danger, cards ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1890s, 1930s ...
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, revenge, gunfight, western town, tough heroes, friends, righting the wronged, tough law enforcer, chases and races, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Gunsmoke: To the Last Man (1992)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Retired marshal Matt Dillon tracks Arizona rustlers and lands in the middle of the 1880s Pleasant Valley War.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: rivalry, golden years, escapades, crimes, chases and races, gory, vigilantism, adventure, heroes, partners, gang, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, law enforcement, betrayal, crimes, old west, criminal, outlaw, tough guy, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Movie in collections
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, realistic, exciting, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: old west, vengeance, track down, vigilantism, rivalry, partners, crimes, murder, gunfight, cowboy, renegades, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Day of the Evil Gun (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two men on a desperate search to save a woman only one of them could have!
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, captive, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, military, deadly, life is a bitch, chases and races, criminal heroes, murderous pair, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.1
 1K
God's Gun (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Priest turned vigilante Father John (Van Cleef) hunts down a gang of criminals, led by Sam Clayton (Palance), who killed a man in a local bar. On the gang's return to the town, they kill the priest, leaving a young parishioner Johnny behind. He ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, murder, one man army, heroes, twins, leadership, lone wolves, criminal heroes, hitman, tough heroes, psychopath, vengeance ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: marshal, cynicism, squad, ambition, posse, gang, journalism, lone wolves, politics, confined, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 2.4
 983
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, criminal's revenge, adventure, gang, good versus evil, vigilantism, dishonesty, vengeance, crimes, heroes, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, prostitute, danger, disability, hitman, tough heroes, buddies, partners, investigation, tough law enforcer, crimes, mute or deaf ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, serious, realistic, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, kidnapping, indian chief, americana, memory loss, woman in danger, vigilantism, missing person, chases and races, partners, rescue, golden years ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%