Movies like The Man Who Came Back

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The Man Who Came Back (2008)
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: post civil war, discrimination, crimes, racism, old west, vengeance, injustice, life is a bitch, dishonesty, deadly, americana, righting the wronged, prostitute, murder, prison escape, perjury, heroes, good versus evil, frame up, vigilantism, society, rivalry, rape, slavery, female nudity ...
Time: 19th century

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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, deadly, heroes, murder and dishonesty mostly in Action, Drama and Western genres. Some movies like The Man Who Came Back: Gang of Roses (2003), A Gunfighter's Pledge (2008), War Party (1988), The Jack Bull (1999), Hate Thy Neighbor (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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
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95%
A Gunfighter's Pledge (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: After killing former sheriff Matt Austin's wife and son for revenge, a quest begins. An escaped prisoner shows that he remembers who sent him to do time in jail so long ago. In a small town saloon Austin's mission to locate his ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, vigilantism, vengeance, heroes, crimes, police corruption, chases and races, deadly, criminal heroes, dishonesty, law enforcement, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california
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War Party (1988)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: One hundred years after the Battle of Milk River, both sides agree to reenact it. The cavalry are supposed to shoot blanks & the Indians weren't supposed to fight back....
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: battles, mountain, graphic violence, americana, vengeance, vigilantism, alcohol abuse, battle zone, murder, racism, strong violent content, injustice ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, montana
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78%
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 ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: justice, injustice, crimes, vengeance, murder, rivalry, politics, dishonesty, lone wolves, manhunt, fighting crime, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Hate Thy Neighbor (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Ken Dakota's search for the murderer of his brother, killed by bandit Gary Stevens, at the behest of land owner Chris Malone. Dakota attempts to bring the men responsible for his brothers death to justice.
Style: bleak, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, deadly, danger, life is a bitch, old west, dishonesty, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, injustice, dangerous animal, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy
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60%
 3.5
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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: serious, suspense, tense, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, rivalry, tough heroes, vigilantism, vengeance, righting the wronged, deadly, crimes, hopes, lone wolves, gang, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hooded Angels (2002)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A gang of women wreak vengeance upon the society that failed them.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, surreal, exciting ...
Plot: gunfight, vengeance, false accusation, gang, hopes, injustice, going straight, life is a bitch, aging, crimes, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, americana, partners, good versus evil, rescue, adventure, society, heroes, criminal heroes, brutality, showdown ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Doing Hard Time (2004)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A father's eight year old son is murdered in a gangland shooting. The father (Boris Kodjoe) gets himself thrown into prison to avenge his son's death.
Style: realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vigilantism, vengeance, criminal heroes, prison life, prison, law enforcement, life is a bitch, confined, redemption, dishonesty, deadly ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Brotherhood of Death (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A group of Black soldiers are home from the war and head to a small Southern town. The town is dominated by a group of Klansmen who keep the Black majority from voting or being treated like human beings. However, these newcomers convince the local ...
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vigilantism, vietnam war, racism, ku klux klan, revenge, interracial relations, vengeance, injustice, social decay, rivalry, deadly, rebellion ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.6
 805
Raven Hawk (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Native-American woman, who was framed for the murders of her parents years before, returns to her reservation to seek revenge.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: native american, prison life, revenge, murder, mental institution, rescue, dishonesty, good versus evil, crimes, contests and competitions, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Merchant of Death (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Jim Rendall is 6 when his family gets killed. 25 years later he finds out why.
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: obsession, crimes, injustice, frame up, chase, rivalry, deadly, dishonesty, vengeance, law enforcement, family life, chases and races ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 5.3
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Cain's Way (1970)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Following the Civil War, Confederate Captain Justice Cain has retired to a quiet life with his young son and black wife. However, the men of his old outfit, known as Cain's Cutthroats, have turned to lives of murder, torture and robbery. They ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, revenge, eye patch, clergy, chases and races, bounty hunter, heroes, adventure, escapades, law enforcement, androids and robots, gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
The Dead Sleep Easy (2007)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Mexican wrestler entangled with the mob seeks revenge after a group of Mexican migrants are massacred in a human smuggling ring.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: heroes, hitman, redemption, collision, danger, crimes, rivalry, gangsters, injustice, deadly, assassination, gambling ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Gambler Wore a Gun (1961)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 66 min.
Story: The professional gambler Case Silverthorn wants to quit and retire to a small ranch in Marlpine he bought recently. On the way there he saves the Sheriff's life, who got into an ambush. However another man is dead, Will Donovan, from whom he ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, frame up, investigation, deception, law enforcement, heroes, deadly, crimes, dishonesty, chases and races, rivalry, bar ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The McMasters (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in the immediate post-Civil War era, The McMasters stars Brock Peters as a black Union soldier who finds he must figuratively fight the war all over again. Returning to his southern hometown, Peters quickly learns that nothing has really ...
Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: interracial relations, racism, civil war veteran, americana, american civil war, vengeance, vigilantism, life is a bitch, injustice, society, soldier, rivalry ...
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45%
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Johnny Yuma (1966)
Genre: Western, Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Infidelity, murder, and betrayal lies at the center of this violent Spaghetti western. A scheming wife does away with her husband, causing the man's heir to seek revenge. A number of double-crosses and bloody gun battles follow, eventually ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, desert, greed, framed for murder, old west, infidelity, battles, gory, vengeance, chases and races, heroes, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
A Town Called Hell (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of Mexican revolutionaries murders a town priest and a number of his christian followers. Ten years later, a widow arrives in town intent to take revenge from her husband's killers.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, vengeance, small town, old west, corrupt officer, gang, hostages, hostage, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), rebellion, rivalry ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 4.3
 2K
Army (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: India
Duration: 153 min.
Story: Arjun and Geeta are a young couple, who are deeply in love with each other. They get married, and soon are proud parents. Arjun gets in the bad books of a notorious gangster named Nagraj, and is brutally killed. When Geeta finds out she decides to ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, dishonesty, deadly, protagonist as suspect, righting the wronged, injustice, under the surface, life is a bitch, rivalry, reincarnation, bollywood, false accusation ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Lone Ranger (2003)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: This version takes a look at the character in the years before he became a legend. It all begins with the introduction of Luke Hartman, a 20-year old Boston law student who witnesses the murder of his brother, a Texas Ranger. He himself is wounded ...
Style: rough, stylized, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: good versus evil, crimes, escapades, vengeance, murder, teenage life, injustice, legends and myths, origin of hero, masked hero, death of brother, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: boston, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: murder, racism, fighting the system, going straight, protagonist as suspect, injustice, redemption, frame up, legal, crimes, life is a bitch, hopes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Instant Justice (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Gibraltar
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Scott is a US Marine who travels Spain to see his sister Kim, after many years of separation. But she is dead, and there is nothing else to arrive him. Alone in the Madrid's streets, Scott will search for the killers, will try to reveal the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, death of sister, revenge, crime, heroes, rescue, prostitute, vengeance, vigilantism, against the odds, crimes, deadly ...
Time: 80s
Place: spain, madrid
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 165
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: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, false accusation, old west, vigilantism, lone wolves, crimes, heroes, righting the wronged, farm, military, fugitives, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 753
Blind Justice (1994)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Canaan, a mysterious gunfighter left nearly blind from Civil War combat, roams through Mexico with a baby he has sworn to protect. On his way to a town where a family will supposedly adopt the baby, Canaan passes through a border town where U.S. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, fighting crime, crimes, old west, dishonesty, soldier, on the run, tough law enforcer, lone wolves, one man army, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 5.6
 503
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: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: bounty hunter, revenge, preacher, murder, crimes, rivalry, righting the wronged, criminal, church, danger, chase, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.1
 517
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: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, prostitute, gunfight, nudity (full frontal - brief), lone wolves, deadly, good versus evil, dishonesty, rebellion, injustice, tough heroes, righting the wronged ...
Time: 80s
Place: new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Rape of Richard Beck (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The tables turn for cynical police officer Richard Beck (Richard Crenna) when he's viciously attacked by two homicidal crooks. Having never been empathetic toward the victims he's dealt with on a daily basis, Beck must now confront the ...
Style: bleak, disturbing, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: rape, law enforcement, criminal heroes, crimes, crime, life is a bitch, vengeance, deadly, rivalry, murder, danger, legal ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Back in the Day (2005)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A young man slides back into a life of crime after reuniting with a shady acquaintance from his past.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, gang, racism, crime gone awry, fall in love, moral dilemma, police corruption, vengeance, criminal heroes, crimes, vigilantism, dishonesty ...
Time: contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Puncture Wounds (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After returning home from a traumatic tour of duty in Iraq, John finds himself struggling with PTSD. What little peace he had managed to build around him is shattered one fateful day when he rescues a local call girl from a group of violent Aryan ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, gang, crimes, tough heroes, prostitute, explosion, bloody violence, karate, martial arts, gunfight
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: iraq
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.5
 424
True Blood (1989)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Ray Trueblood, member of a street gang, is framed by an enemy of a rival gang, Billy "Spider" Masters. Ray is accused of killing a cop and he has to escape leaving behind his little brother, Donny. Ten years later Ray returns to his ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, frame up, crimes, criminal's revenge, vengeance, siblings relations, family relations, dishonesty, criminal heroes, deadly, false accusation, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 80s
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%