Movies like Pharaoh's Army

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Pharaoh's Army (1995)
 6.7
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Pharaoh's Army (1995)
Original name: Pharaoh's Army
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Union soldiers in search of food descend on the farm of a Confederate family and decide to stay until one in their ranks' wounds have healed. While the war weary Union captain (Chris Cooper) falls for the mother of the family (Patricia Clarkson) - whose husband is off fighting for the rebels - her son plots revenge on the dirty, double-dealing Yankees. Co-stars Kris Kristofferson.
Style: atmospheric, rough, serious, emotional, realistic
Plot: american civil war, war, survival, mountain, vengeance, friendship, military, soldier, battles, farm, fall in love, anti war, society, political unrest, wartime life, coming of age, rivalry, americana, defiant, army investigation, robbery, folklore, wounded soldier, woman fights a man, shot in the back
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kentucky

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, rivalry, crimes, old west, danger, vengeance and soldier mostly in Western, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Pharaoh's Army: Wicked Spring (2002), Soldier Blue (1970), The Shadow of Chikara (1977), The Colt (2005), Alvarez Kelly (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Wicked Spring (2002)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the 1864 battle of the Wilderness, three Union soldiers and three Confederate Soldiers get seperated from their units as twilight engulfs the ravaged battlefield. The men wander alone through the dangerous woods, separate of each other, until ...
Style: sincere, epic, emotional, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: battles, wilderness, genocide, soldier, american civil war, weakness, heroes, politics, military, against humanity, americana, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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95%
 6.9
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Soldier Blue (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympathies lie more with them than with the US ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, bleak, realistic
Plot: survival, soldier, military, village, massacre, fall in love, reunion, opposites attract, society, idealism, americana, native american white relationships ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Shadow of Chikara (1977)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Confederate veterans of the last battle of the Civil War set out to find a hidden treasure.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: supernatural, soldier, stash, danger, escapades, adventure, dishonesty, ghost, war, military, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Colt (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the heat of battle in the midst of the Civil War, a beguilingly innocent colt is born to Union Jim Rabb's beloved mare. Refusing the orders to shoot it, lest it prove a hindrance, Rabb keeps the colt as a consolation in these desperate ...
Style: serious, realistic, touching, sincere, exciting
Plot: american civil war, soldier, battles, colt, military life, americana, basic training, daring rescue, military, danger, friendship, heroism ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, usa, michigan
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Hatfields and McCoys: Bad Blood (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: In this bloody long-standing feud, two families seek vengeance against each other as they unmercifully attempt to destroy each other's loved ones.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: rivalry, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, family in danger, feud, civil war, old west, americana, danger, graphic violence, governor, american civil war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky, west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Alvarez Kelly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A suave Mexican cattleman inadvertently gets involved in the Civil War.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, allegory ...
Plot: american civil war, kidnapping, accomplice, colonel, cattle, chase, fugitives, lone wolves, danger, hostages, soldier, rescue ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century, 70s
Place: virginia, usa, ireland, vienna, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
A Time for Killing (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Civil War, Confederate soldiers escape from a Union prison and head for the Mexican border. Along the way, they kill a Union courier bearing the news that the war is over. Keeping the message a secret, the captain has his men go on and ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, american civil war, fortress, beating, rape, escape, old west, vengeance, rivalry, military, escapades, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, sonora, new mexico, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After avenging his family's brutal murder, Wales is pursued by a pack of soldiers. He prefers to travel alone, but ragtag outcasts are drawn to him - and Wales can't bring himself to leave them unprotected.
Style: realistic, brutal, harsh, suspense, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, native americans, murder, cowboy, war crime, loss of son, vengeance, tough heroes, civil war, horse, deadly, native american ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: texas, missouri, usa, arizona, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Journey to Shiloh (1968)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: At the beginning of the Civil War, seven friends embark on a cross-country journey in order to join the Confederate army.
Style: atmospheric, captivating, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: american civil war, battles, battle zone, military life, destiny, wartime life, on the road, war, heroes, rivalry, friends, military ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tennessee, texas, usa, mississippi, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
A Distant Trumpet (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1883, US Cavalry lieutenant Matthew Hazard, newly graduated from West Point, is assigned to isolated Fort Delivery on the Mexican border of Arizona, where he meets commanding officer Teddy Mainwarring's wife Kitty, whom he later rescues from ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, battles, cave, fort, u.s. cavalry, power relations, society, military life, americana, interracial relations, battle zone, officers and cadets ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Trail to Hope Rose (2004)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Lou Diamond Phillips and marina Black star together with Lee majors and Ernest Borgnine in a western drama. Lou plays an ex convict who tries to make a living as a mine worker, closely watched by Marshal Luther Toll. The convict knows he is just one ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, righting the wronged, injustice, adventure, heroes, tough heroes, farm, crimes, fall in love, interracial relations, love triangle, small town ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, california, yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Incident at Phantom Hill (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a major shipment of gold has been stolen and buried in the desert. Only one man knows the whereabouts of gold and the army sends captain Matt Martin to arrest him and come back with the gold. Martin, his prisoner and a ...
Style: tense, exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, basic training, fall in love, moral dilemma, love affair, alcohol abuse, battle zone, vigilantism, anti war, american civil war, battles ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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The Bravos (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The commander of an isolated frontier cavalry post tries to stop an Indian war and find his son, who has been kidnapped.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, abduction, heroes, rivalry, military, danger, escapades, fish out of water, culture clash, rebelliousness, military base ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.5
 4K
Posse (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of mostly black infantrymen return from the Spanish-American War with a cache of gold. They travel to the West where their leader searches for the men who lynched his father.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, bleak, rough
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Time: 19th century
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Gunsmoke: The Long Ride (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For thirty years, Marshall Matt Dillon fought to preserve the law in Dodge City… now, he's wanted for murder and fighting to clear his name. Three deputies ride up with a warrant for Dillon's arrest, a wealthy mine operator has been ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: americana, bounty hunter, escapades, rivalry, dishonesty, chase, law enforcement, chases and races, adventure, false accusation, frame up, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A dishonored Union Army officer (James Coburn) leads a group of convicts to retake Fort Holman from the Confederate Army.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, military, escapades, soldier, crimes, heroes, heroic mission, military base, old west, battles, disgraced, graphic violence ...
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The Virginian (2014)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Trace Adkins (The Lincoln Lawyer), Ron Perlman (TV's "Sons of Anarchy") and Brendan Penny (Ring Of Fire) star in this gritty and riveting re-imagining of the classic Western saga. Raised by powerful cattle baron Judge Henry (Perlman), ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: crimes, rivalry, old west, family relations, farm, uncover truth, danger, graphic violence, orphan, tough heroes, lone wolves, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Bonanza: The Return (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A man with a grudge against the late Little Joe seeks revenge on the Cartwrights and attempts to take over the Ponderosa.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: vengeance, family life, farm, crimes, rivalry, journalism, revenge, obsession, kidnapping, ranch
Time: 90s, edwardian era, 1900s, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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A Bullet for Sandoval (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: After his girlfriend dies in childbirth, Confederate deserter John Warner (George Hilton) travels to Mexico, where the woman's father, Don Pedro Sandoval (Ernest Borgnine), grudgingly hands over his child. But with no locals willing to provide ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: chases and races, gang, crimes, soldier, deadly, heroes, babies and infants, renegades, battles, tough heroes, plague, destiny ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Gunfight at La Mesa (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Tate Noble returns to the town of his youth where as a boy his parents were murdered. His childhood friend Samuel, now the sheriff of La Mesa knows who is responsible, and Tate's arrival sparks hostility between Samuel and his father Judge ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, tense, scary
Plot: showdown, old west, gunfight, heroic mission, mysterious character, heroes, rivalry, injustice, destiny, vengeance, crimes, deadly ...
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43%
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6 Guns (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When her family is gunned down in cold blood, a young girl convinces a bounty hunter to train her as a gunfighter so she can seek vengeance with a six-shooter.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, small town, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, murder, danger, strong female presence, heroes, chases and races, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, captive, missing person, renegades, battles, scout, hitman, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, military, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.3
 8K
Shenandoah (1965)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Charlie Anderson, a farmer in Shenandoah, Virginia, finds himself and his family in the middle of the Civil War he wants nothing to do with. When his youngest boy is taken prisoner by the North the Civil War is forced upon him.
Style: captivating, rough, emotional, sincere, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, interracial relations, anti war, heroes, family relations, pow, widower, war, bittersweet, state affairs, parents and children, missing person ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Red Headed Stranger (1986)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Reverend Julian Shay (Willie Nelson) strode into the saloon, pulled out his six-shooter, and killed his adulterous wife (Morgan Fairchild) and the man she had left him for. It was the beginning of his violent transformation from God-Loving preacher ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: sheriff, murder, wilderness, redemption, moral dilemma, misfit, crimes, society, heroes, clergy, adventure, introspection ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his mother is killed in a wagoncoach robbery a young man pursues the gang responsible. Matt Dillon goes after him hoping to stop him before the gang can kill him. Dillon is joined by Davis Healy, a businessman, who is hiding a few secrets of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rivalry, americana, vengeance, price of justice, escapades, obsessive quest, chases and races, buddies, gang, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Return of Sabata (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Master gunslinger Sabata arrives in Hobsonville, a town completely owned by McIntock, a robber baron who is taxing the inhabitants for the cost of future improvements to the town. Or that's what McIntock says he'll do with the money...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, heroes, small town, anti hero, old west, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, lone wolves, revolver, male female relationship, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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, serious, realistic, intense ...
Plot: old west, wilderness, gold, attempted murder, small town, criminal, outlaw, native american, frontier, adventure, family, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, 1850s, 1860s ...
Place: california, missouri, ohio, arizona, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Dead Are Countless (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Johnny was mentally traumatised when he witnessed as a child the killing of his father (a deserter) by a group of soldiers. As an adult he randomly kills every soldier he gets hold of, so that the army sends out the brutish Lieutenant Garringo to ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: family relations, old west, haunted by the past, vengeance, rivalry, military, chases and races, crimes, tough law enforcer, serial killer, deadly, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Black Fox: The Price of Peace (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After blaming Britt for his wife's decision to stay with the Native Americans who captured her, an abusive husband organizes a party of vigilantes to accompany him into Indian territory.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, exciting
Plot: opposites attract, adventure, crimes, fish out of water, old west, americana, danger, heroes, rescue, injustice, tough heroes, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 196
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: chases and races, prostitute, crimes, gang, fugitives, rescue, lone wolves, good versus evil, escapades, society, bar, adventure ...
Time: 60s
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%