Movies like Mackenna's Gold

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Mackenna's Gold (1969)
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Mackenna's Gold (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they meet a group of "honorable" citizens and the cavalry crosses their way too - and that is even before they enter Indian territory.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, light, allegory ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, map, adventure, chase, desert, gang, marshal, danger, rivalry, murder, escapades, indians, greed, good versus evil, romance, crimes, heroes, hostages, hostage, kidnapping, betrayal, journalism, on the run, fugitives ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, colorado, mexico, arizona, sonora, california

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Most similar movies to Mackenna's Gold

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, serious and suspenseful films with plots about rivalry, gunfight, escapades, adventure, heroes, gun and chases and races mostly in Action, Western and Adventure genres. Some movies like Mackenna's Gold: The North Star (1996), The Comancheros (1961), The Condor (1970), Sahara (2005), Bite the Bullet (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The North Star (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: UK, France, Italy, Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set during the Alaskan gold rush of the late 1800's. In his efforts to gain control of a small mining town, Sean McLennon is buying up every mining claim that becomes available, usually after the deaths of the previous owners at the hands of ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Plot: wilderness, kidnapping, chase, heroes, rivalry, deadly, adventurer, crimes, dishonesty, survival, treasure hunt, gambling ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa
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100%
The Comancheros (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, 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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, heroes, gambler, renegade, texas ranger, chase, gang, murder, crimes, adventure, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
Place: texas, latin america, mexico, usa, yuma arizona ...
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The Condor (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Luke, an escaped convict, and Jaroo, a loner gold prospector, team up with a band of Apache Indians in 19th century Mexico to capture a large, heavily armed fortress for the millions -- or billions -- of dollars in gold that are rumored to be stored ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apache, gold, danger, gang, chases and races, adventure, on the run, escapades, criminal heroes, confined, tough heroes, renegades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.0
 92K
Sahara (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK, Spain, Germany, USA, France
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Scouring the ocean depths for treasure-laden shipwrecks is business as usual for a thrill-seeking underwater adventurer and his wisecracking buddy. But when these two cross paths with a beautiful doctor, they find themselves on the ultimate treasure ...
Style: exciting, buddy comedy, entertaining, scenic, suspenseful ...
Audience: teens, family outing, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: treasure hunt, adventurer, desert, treasure, treasure hunter, obsessive quest, adventure, good versus evil, escapades, danger, archaeology, car chase ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: africa, nigeria, sahara desert, egypt
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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Bite the Bullet (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, a newspaper organizes an endurance horse race : 700 miles to run in a few days. 9 adventurers are competing, among them a woman, Miss Jones, a Mexican, an Englishman, a young cow-boy, an old one and two friends, ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: horse, endurance, friendship, adventure, contests and competitions, rivalry, old west, unlikely partners, chases and races, pursuit, horse race, ex prostitute ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Shoot First and Pray You Live (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tale of vengeance -- outlaw style -- as Red Pierre hunts down legendary gunman Bob McGurk to avenge the murder of his Mother and Father
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gang, rivalry, crimes, desert, escapades, adventure, old west, tough heroes, vengeance, murder, chase ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Amongst Vultures (1964)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frontier Hellcat was the fourth in a series of 1960s European westerns based on Karl May's "Winnetou" character. Stewart Granger takes over from Lex Barker in the leading "Anglo"-role of the mysterious maverick who wanders ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: native american, equestrian, apache, adventure, crimes, escapades, rescue, lone wolves, music band, adventurer, gang, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Quigley Down Under (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: American Matt Quigley answers Australian land baron Elliott Marston's ad for a sharpshooter to kill the dingoes on his property. But when Quigley finds out that Marston's real target is the aborigines, Quigley hits the road. Now, even ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genocide, australian, vigilantism, fish out of water, vengeance, against the odds, old west, crimes, dishonesty, danger, partners, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, pacific ocean, wyoming, texas, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Professionals (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, old west, mercenary, chase, scout, adventure, escapades, partners, daring rescue, confined, missing person ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 60s, 1960s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, buddy comedy, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: horse, cowboy, native american, texas ranger, adventure, indians, good versus evil, escapades, escape, lawyer, vengeance, fighting crime ...
Time: 19th century, 1930s, 20th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Romancing the Stone (1984)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Romance
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Though she can spin wild tales of passionate romance, novelist Joan Wilder has no life of her own. Then one day adventure comes her way in the form of a mysterious package. It turns out that the parcel is the ransom she'll need to free her ...
Style: exciting, feel good, light, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: date night, chick flick, girls' night, kids
Plot: jungle, treasure hunt, unlikely couple, adventure, opposites attract, map, escapades, gem, danger, stranded, romance, chase ...
Time: 80s, 20th century, future
Place: colombia, south america, latin america, central america, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Undefeated (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After the Civil War, ex-Union Colonel John Henry Thomas and ex-Confederate Colonel James Langdon are leading two disparate groups of people through strife-torn Mexico. John Henry and company are bringing horses to the unpopular Mexican government ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, friendship, revolution, soldier, bandit, mexican revolution, cavalry, accomplice, adventure, heroes, lone wolves, leadership ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, los angeles, usa, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: South Korea
Duration: 139 min.
Story: The story of three Korean outlaws in 1930s Manchuria and their dealings with the Japanese army and Chinese and Russian bandits. The Good (a Bounty hunter), the Bad (a hitman), and the Weird (a thief) battle the army and the bandits in a race to use ...
Style: captivating, bloody, dark humor, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, map, bounty hunter, robbery, gunfight, cowboy, rivalry, escapades, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, cruelty, occupation ...
Time: 1930s, 30s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Beyond the Poseidon Adventure (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: After "The Poseidon Adventure", in which the ship got flipped over by a tidal wave, the ship drifts bottom-up in the sea. While the passengers are still on board waiting to be rescued, two rivaling salvage parties enter the ship on search ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating ...
Audience: teens
Plot: survival, race against time, ship, catastrophe, adventure, sinking ship, cruise, escapades, danger, shipwreck, rescue, forces of nature ...
Time: 70s, 80s, future
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Bad Girls (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four former harlots try to leave the wild west (Colorado, to be exact) and head north to make a better life for themselves. Unfortunately someone from Cody's past won't let it happen that easily.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: old west, on the run, prostitute, fast draw, blonde, small western town, pistol duel, revenge, friendship, rescue, escapades, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: texas, usa, colorado, oregon, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Young Billy Young (1969)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A peace-loving man named Ben Kane takes a job as deputy marshal of Lords, in the old West. Kane is no lawman, but he accepts the badge because he has an old score to settle with the town's chief trouble-maker. Once on the job, Kane must also ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, small town, dancehall girl, saloon owner, revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, rivalry, deadly, track down, heroes, manhunt ...
Place: latin america, mexico, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, suspense, humorous, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, gunfight, caper, jail, heroes, ranch, cowboy ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Slade Collins and the Tree of Life (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Story: Slade Collins and The Tree Of Life is an adventure film that explores ancient Iroquois folklore. The story follows a relic hunter named Slade Collins who is employed by a museum caretaker to find Dr. Winters, a renowned anthropologist who has gone ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, exciting
Plot: heroes, treasure hunt, adventure, tough heroes, escapades, danger, rivalry, missing person, track down, parents and children, chases and races, good versus evil ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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Any Gun Can Play (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Any Gun Can Play (Italian: Vado... l'ammazzo e torno) is a 1967 spaghetti western starring Gilbert Roland, Edd Byrnes and George Hilton. The film is directed by Enzo G. Castellari and features a score by Francesco De Masi and Alessandro ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, treasure hunt, train, heroes, bounty hunter, deadly, tough heroes, countryside, americana, heist, track down, bank ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, europe, spain
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47%
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Blueberry (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: France, Mexico, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: U.S Marshal Mike Donovan has dark memories of the death of his first love. He keeps peace between the Americans and the natives who had temporarily adopted and taken care of him. The evil actions of a white sorcerer lead him to confront the villain ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tough heroes, native american, rivalry, gunfight, vengeance, treasure hunt, adventure, gold mine, deadly, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Train Robbers (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gunhand named Lane is hired by a widow, Mrs. Lowe, to find gold stolen by her husband so that she may return it and start fresh.
Style: semi serious, suspenseful, humorous, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: gang, gold, widow, crimes, obsessive quest, rivalry, treasure hunt, cons and scams, bank, dishonesty, escapades, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: mexico, latin america, tucson arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Land Raiders (1970)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An outlaw committing a string of robberies and murders manages to blame the crimes on Apaches, bringing about an Indian war.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, raid, massacre, righting the wronged, escapades, criminal heroes, chases and races, rivalry, danger, dishonesty, forgery, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Apache Uprising (1965)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Various stage coach passengers and outlaws travelling through Indian country are forced to join forces against the Apaches.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rebellion, apache, criminal, outlaw, stagecoach, heist, cons and scams, vigilantism, americana, false accusation, tough heroes, hitman ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, new mexico, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Appaloosa (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Man tries to recover a horse stolen from him by a Mexican bandit. The Appaloosa (also known as Southwest to Sonora) is a 1966 American Western film Technicolor (set in the 1870s) from Universal Pictures starring Marlon Brando, Anjanette Comer and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: horse, heroes, bandit, vengeance, adventure, bounty hunter, wrestling, folk hero, on the run, crimes, dishonesty, village life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Set during the Cold War, the Soviets – led by sword-wielding Irina Spalko – are in search of a crystal skull which has supernatural powers related to a mystical Lost City of Gold. After being captured and then escaping from them, Indy is coerced ...
Style: exciting, humorous, suspenseful, entertaining, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, family outing
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, treasure hunt, adventurer, treasure, archaeology, artifact, chase, heroes, sword fight, russian, good versus evil ...
Time: 50s, 1950s, 20th century, year 1957, future
Place: latin america, peru, mexico city, nevada, connecticut ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Allan Quatermain and the Temple of Skulls (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Filmed on location in South Africa, a retelling of H. Rider Haggard's classic novel "King Solomon's Mines," featuring the adventurer who was the inspiration for Indiana Jones.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: rescue, treasure hunt, adventurer, secret place, obsessive quest, adventure, danger, heroic mission, wild ride, heroes, male female relationship, chase ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 19th century
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rescue, escapades, heroes, danger, left to die, tough heroes, farm, track down, interracial relations, kidnapping, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the young Texas Ranger, John Reid, is the sole survivor of an ambush arranged by the militaristic outlaw leader, Butch Cavendich, he is rescued by an old childhood Comanche friend, Tonto. When he recovers from his wounds, he dedicates his life ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, cult film ...
Plot: vigilantism, old west, heroes, adventure, crimes, friends, escapades, assassination, secret identity, daring rescue, coming of age, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: When Dr. Indiana Jones – the tweed-suited professor who just happens to be a celebrated archaeologist – is hired by the government to locate the legendary Ark of the Covenant, he finds himself up against the entire Nazi regime.
Style: exciting, semi serious, breathtaking, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: archaeologist, adventure, adventurer, treasure hunt, archaeology, artifact, escapades, journey, ancient, courage, good versus evil, treasure ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 30s, year 1936
Place: egypt, cairo egypt, nepal, himalaya, south america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, realistic, serious, intense ...
Plot: old west, wilderness, gold, attempted murder, small town, criminal, native american, outlaw, frontier, adventure, family, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, 1850s, 1860s ...
Place: california, missouri, ohio, arizona, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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