Movies and TV shows like Guns of Paradise

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Guns of Paradise (1988)
Original name: Paradise
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The adventures of fictitious gunfighter Ethan Allen Cord, whose sister left her four children in his custody when she died.
Plot: farm, child care, small town life, uncle niece relationship, marshal, brother sister relationship, children, orphan, banker, gunfighter, native american, teenage girl, teenage boy, uncle nephew relationship, small town, little boy, girl, bank, brother brother relationship, boy, friendship
Time: 19th century
Place: california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, sentimental and touching films and TV series with plots about family relations, parents and children, old west, farm, ranch, small town and rivalry mostly in Drama, Western and Family genres. Some movies like Guns of Paradise: Little House on the Prairie (1974), Snowy River: The McGregor Saga (1993), Father Murphy (1981), Strange Empire (2014), Bret Maverick (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Little House on the Prairie is an American Western drama television series, starring Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, and Karen Grassle, about a family living on a farm in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, in the 1870s and 1880s.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, sentimental, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, pre-teens, kids
Plot: farm, family, small town, americana, optimism, parents and children, siblings relations, small town life, romance, family life, society, youth ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s, 1800s
Place: kansas, minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Snowy River: The McGregor Saga (1993)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Man from Snowy River is an Australian television series based on Banjo Paterson's poem "The Man from Snowy River". Released in Australia as Banjo Paterson's The Man from Snowy River, the series was subsequently released in ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, atmospheric ...
Plot: blind ambition, contests and competitions, intrigue, small town, parents and children, farm, family life, small town life, ambition, chases and races, dishonesty, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
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81%
 6.6
 203
Father Murphy (1981)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 48 min.
Story: A good-hearted frontiersman poses as a priest to start an orphanage for a group of kids whose homes have been destroyed by an evil mining manager.
Plot: orphan, girl, boy, horse riding, horse, prospector
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Strange Empire (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in 1869 Alberta-Montana border country, “Strange Empire” is a Western whose heroes are women. With most of their men gone, and those who remain battling for control, the women struggle to survive, to find their independence, and to build a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, touching
Plot: survival, small town life, old west, cowboy and outlaw, power struggle, american history, small town, heroes, danger, rivalry, social relations, female doctor ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 7.6
 277
Bret Maverick (1981)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Bret Maverick is a 1981-82 American Western television series starring James Garner in the role that made him famous in the 1957 series Maverick: a professional poker player traveling alone year after year through the Old West from riverboat to ...
Plot: ranch, apache, poker, apache indian, apache territory, arizona territory, gambler, retirement
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.6
 78
Ponderosa (2001)
Genre: Western, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Ponderosa is a television series developed by Bonanza creator David Dortort for PAX-TV that ran for the 2001–2002 television season. Envisioned as a prequel to the long-running NBC series Bonanza, it had less gunfire, brawling and other ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, tough heroes, farm, americana, family, family relations, parents and children, siblings relations, half brother half brother relationship, ranch, widower, brother brother relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Return to Lonesome Dove (1993)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 322 min.
Story: 'Captain' Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom and Gideon Walker. Gideon hires Agostina Vega and ...
Style: captivating, serious, epic, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: severed head, texas ranger, adventure, buddies, on the road, old west, obsessive quest, mexican standoff, americana, escapades, partners, romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Virginian (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The Virginian is an American Western television series starring James Drury and Doug McClure, which aired on NBC from 1962 to 1971 for a total of 249 episodes. It was a spin-off from a 1958 summer series called Decision. Filmed in color, The ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: lone wolves, americana, old west, ranch, farm, tough heroes, heroes, ego clash, against the odds, rivalry, friends, comanche indian
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1880s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Big Valley (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Big Valley is an American western television series which ran on ABC from September 15, 1965, to May 19, 1969. The show stars Barbara Stanwyck, as the widow of a wealthy nineteenth century California rancher. It was created by A.I. Bezzerides ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspense
Plot: injustice, righting the wronged, cult, family life, parents and children, siblings relations, family business, family in crisis, estrangement, society, family relations, social relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Secret of Giving (1999)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As Christmas approaches, a single mother (played by Reba McEntire) struggles to raise her son and keep up the payments on her Oregon ranch, which is difficult since she's heavily in debt. But she's a tough cookie, and proves that a ...
Style: serious, realistic
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Time: 19th century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Comanche Moon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
Story: Comanche Moon, the prequel to McMurtry's bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "Lonesome Dove follows Texas Rangers Augustus "Gus" McCrae (Zahn) and Woodrow F. Call (Urban), now in their middle years, as they continue to ...
Style: captivating, sincere, epic, serious, realistic ...
Plot: lone wolves, obsessive quest, danger, friendship, old west, partners against crime, texas ranger, daring rescue, heroic mission, crimes, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman is an American Western drama series created by Beth Sullivan and starring Jane Seymour who plays Dr. Michaela "Mike" Quinn, a physician who leaves Boston in search of adventure in the American West and who settles ...
Style: touching, sentimental, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: doctors and patients, female doctor, small town, couple relations, old west, parents and children, society, family values, interracial relations, romance, children, american indian ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
John from Cincinnati (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Story: In Imperial Beach, California, the Yosts—a dysfunctional family of surfers—intersect with two new arrivals to the community: a dim-but-wealthy surfing enthusiast and man spurned by the Yosts years ago.
Style: feel good, serious, realistic, atmospheric, offbeat
Plot: surfing, dysfunctional family, single parent, family business, family life, store, family relations, mysterious character, redemption, friendship, celebrity culture, curses spells and rituals ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, beverly hills, usa, san diego california, cincinnati ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The High Chaparral is an American Western-themed television series starring Leif Erickson and Cameron Mitchell which aired on NBC from 1967 to 1971. The series, made by Xanadu Productions in association with NBC Productions, was created by David ...
Style: sentimental, serious, realistic, captivating
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Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: rough, serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing ...
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Time: 1900s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Texas Rising (2015)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A depiction of the rise of Texas from the Battle of the Alamo to San Jacinto. A story told through the lives of the men who gave everything up to defend an infant country from a ruthless Dictator and savage Native Americans, and paved the way for ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: americana, law enforcement, texas ranger, human spirit, revolution, hopes, rebellion, society, state affairs, u.s. president
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Dead Man's Burden (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A western set on the New Mexico frontier a few years after the Civil War and centered on a struggling young family and the mining company who wants to buy their land.
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, stylized, tense
Plot: siblings relations, old west, family problems, family relations, farm, family life, rivalry, mining, long range rifle, civil war, brother
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Set in the small western town of Curtis Wells, Lonesome Dove: The Series follows first the romance and later the marriage of Newt Call and Hannah Peale, and the obsession that Clay Mosby, who owns most of the town, has with young Hannah, who looks ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: americana, old west, small town life, obsession, small town, couple relations, escapades, love and romance, society, couples, sheriff, post civil war ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Love's Long Journey (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Missie's surprise pregnancy sets her on a new course that is both thrilling and terrifying. After all the planning and dreaming, she and her husband, Willie, have headed west in a covered wagon, leaving behind the prairie home of Missie's ...
Style: uplifting, serious, realistic, sentimental, touching ...
Plot: farm, pregnancy, newlyweds, starting over, old west, couple relations, adventure, small town, hopes, couples, family relations, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
McLeod's Daughters (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: Australia
Duration: 45 min.
Story: McLeod's Daughters is an Australian television series that began airing on the Nine Network on 8 August 2001. This Logie award winning drama series follows the lives of half sisters Claire and Tess McLeod as they embark on a mission: to run ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, touching, witty ...
Plot: farm, feminism, couple relations, siblings relations, sibling relationship, ranch, wilderness, family business, reunion, couples, family relations, family in crisis ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: australia, south australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Children of the Dust (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In the Oklahoma Territory of the late 1880s, Gypsy Smith (Poitier) is a gunslinger of African American and Cherokee descent. Smith helps African American homesteaders to settle the territory under the specter of Jim Crow. Meanwhile, a young Native ...
Plot: gunfighter, bounty hunter, american indian
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Ballad of Lucy Whipple (2001)
Genre: Drama, Family, Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: The adventures of a family who head west to the California gold fields in the 1850s.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: gold, small town life, estrangement, adventure, family life, village, family relations, small town, clergy, death in the family, teenage life, village life ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: california, new england, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Mildred Pierce (2011)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 336 min.
Story: A newly divorced, uniquely independent woman struggles to carve out a new life for herself and her family in Depression-era California.
Style: emotional, talky, stylized, gloomy, epic ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: depression, family relations, single parent, suffering, lovers, tragic event, restaurant, friendship, adaptation, parents and children, love, kidnapping ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, los angeles, usa, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 6.2
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The Colbys (1985)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Colbys is an American prime time soap opera, which originally aired on ABC from November 20, 1985 to March 26, 1987. Produced by Aaron Spelling, it was a spin-off of Dynasty, which had been the highest rated series for the 1984–1985 U.S. ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, captivating, twists and turns
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Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, los angeles, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.4
 479
Our House (1986)
Genre: Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Our House is an American television drama series that aired on NBC for two seasons from September 11, 1986 to May 8, 1988. The series centers on the Witherspoon family and the challenges they face adjusting to life with three generations living in ...
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, sentimental
Audience: family outing
Plot: single parent, single mother, family, family relations, in-laws, family drama, parents and children, family life, youth, death of father, mother daughter relationship, little girl ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.1
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Summerland (2004)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Summerland is an American drama television series created by Stephen Tolkin and Lori Loughlin. It is centered on a clothing designer in her 30s, Ava Gregory, raising her niece and nephews after their parents die in a tragic accident. They live in ...
Style: serious, emotional, realistic, sincere, touching
Audience: teens
Plot: beach, surfing, teenager, marijuana, friendship, siblings relations, death of parent, teenage life, life turned upside down, coming of age, love and romance, partners ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 5K
Klondike (2014)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 274 min.
Story: The story centers on the friendship of two adventurers, Bill Haskell and Byron Epstein, as they travel west during the Klondike Gold Rush. Along the way they "must navigate harsh conditions, unpredictable weather and desperate, dangerous ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, exciting ...
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, gold, adventurer, small town, gold rush, wilderness, escapades, intrigue, survival, friendship, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.5
 2K
Oliver Twist (2007)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 176 min.
Story: Oliver is born into poverty and misfortune - the son of an unmarried mother, who dies shortly after his birth. He is soon delivered to the workhouse, where the cruel Mr. Bumble oversees children tormented by starvation and suffering. When Oliver ...
Style: realistic, bleak, gloomy, sentimental, touching
Plot: orphan, thief, injustice, crimes, urban, society, youth, life is a bitch, friends, friendship, down on your luck, kidnapping ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, victorian england
Place: england, europe, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 8.7
 18K
Lonesome Dove (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 384 min.
Story: Lonesome Dove is a Western television miniseries based on Larry McMurtry's Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same name. Starring Robert Duvall and Tommy Lee Jones, Lonesome Dove was originally broadcast by CBS on February 5, 1989, drawing a ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, touching, captivating ...
Plot: old west, obsessive quest, on the road, cattle drive, texas ranger, friendship, adventure, hanging, buddies, aging, gunfight, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, texas, usa, nebraska, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Of Mice and Men (1992)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Two drifters, one a gentle but slow giant, try to make money working the fields during the Depression so they can fulfill their dreams.
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, gloomy ...
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Time: 20s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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