Movies like Pharaoh's Army

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Pharaoh's Army (1995)
 6.7
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Pharaoh's Army (1995)
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, civil war, war, survival, mountain, military, friendship, battles, soldier, farm, fall in love, anti war, vengeance, rivalry, society, americana, defiant, coming of age, political unrest, wartime life, army investigation, robbery, folklore, wounded soldier, woman fights a man ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kentucky

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Most similar movies to Pharaoh's Army

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and exciting films with plots about heroes, rivalry, crimes, old west, danger, americana and american civil war mostly in Western, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Pharaoh's Army: Wicked Spring (2002), The Colt (2005), The Shadow of Chikara (1977), Soldier Blue (1970), Alvarez Kelly (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: thought provoking, epic, sincere, emotional, captivating ...
Plot: american civil war, genocide, battles, wilderness, soldier, against humanity, military, heroes, politics, weakness, state affairs, war ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.6
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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, sincere, touching, exciting
Plot: american civil war, soldier, civil war, colt, military life, horse, basic training, americana, daring rescue, military, friendship, heroism ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: dark, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: civil war, exploitation, soldier, supernatural, stash, adventure, military, dishonesty, heroes, hotshot hero, war, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 6.9
 6K
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: disturbing, rough, serious, bleak, brutal ...
Plot: survival, native american, military, soldier, massacre, village, fall in love, opposites attract, society, native american attack, idealism, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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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: civil war, vengeance, uninhibited rivalry, family in danger, rivalry, feud, old west, americana, graphic violence, governor, revenge, american civil war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: west virginia, kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Alvarez Kelly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A suave Mexican cattleman inadvertently gets involved in the Civil War.
Style: rough, tense, cynical, talky, brutal ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, military, kidnapping, cattle, colonel, chase, irish, cowboy, businessman, battlefield, swamp ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: virginia, texas, ireland, vienna, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, retro
Plot: civil war, escape, rape, fortress, american civil war, soldier, prosecution, hostage, vengeance, old west, battles, military ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, sonora, arizona, new mexico, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, atmospheric
Plot: civil war, empire, battles, american civil war, friends, rivalry, society, war, soldier, buddies, military, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tennessee, texas, usa, mississippi, louisiana
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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, suspense, harsh, poignant ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, revenge, cowboy, native americans, murder, vengeance, runaway, war crime, loss of son, tough heroes, civil war veteran ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1860s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, missouri, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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: exciting, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gold, treasure hunt, apache tribe, buried treasure, post civil war, mountain, stash, battles, righting the wronged, partners, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: realistic, serious, rough
Plot: cavalry, cavalry charge, u.s. army, equestrian, fort, civil war, cave, soldier, battles, heroes, military, reluctant partners ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Trail to Hope Rose (2004)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 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, realistic, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: marriage proposal, prison, righting the wronged, injustice, adventure, heroes, tough heroes, farm, crimes, fall in love, interracial relations, love triangle ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, california, yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 1K
Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story follows a stagecoach ride through Old West Apache territory. On board are a cavalry man's pregnant wife, a prostitute with a broken heart, a Marshal taking in his prisoner Johnny Ringo, a crooked gambler, and the infamous Doc Holliday
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: stagecoach, old west, native american attack, journey, showdown, banker, u.s. marshal, childbirth, small town, gambler, dentist, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, new mexico, yuma 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, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, abduction, escapades, military, rivalry, heroes, american civil war, fish out of water, old west, military base, rebelliousness ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wanted, tough heroes, rivalry, chase, adventure, law enforcement, dishonesty, escapades, bounty hunter, old west, mistaken identity, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A dishonored Union Army officer (James Coburn) leads a group of convicts to retake Fort Holman from the Confederate Army.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century, 1860s
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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: realistic, serious, tense, rough, bleak
Plot: desert, black romance, black cast, american history, hip hop, gunfight, interracial relations, racial tension, soldier, dishonesty, society, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: civil war, vengeance, destiny, plague, tough heroes, battles, soldier, crimes, on the run, heroes, babies and infants, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, farm, family relations, uncover truth, graphic violence, heroes, lone wolves, parents and children, tough heroes, orphan ...
Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: family life, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, journalism, farm, revenge, kidnapping, obsession, ranch, reunion
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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, gunfight, old west, heroes, rivalry, mysterious character, heroic mission, injustice, crimes, mystery, life is a bitch, destiny ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Day of the Evil Gun (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two men on a desperate search to save a woman only one of them could have!
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apache tribe, captive, renegade, rescue, child in peril, scout, hitman, battles, life is a bitch, lone wolves, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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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: serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, rape and revenge, old west, small town, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, murder, revenge, strong female presence, heroes, rape ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: tense, factual, poignant, affectionate, touching ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, anti war, interracial relations, bittersweet, war, father son relationship, american south, revolution, divorce, finnish, brothers ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, england, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, intense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: civil war, family, adventure, old west, gold, wilderness, native american, criminal, small town, attempted murder, survival, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, victorian era, 1830s, 1880s ...
Place: california, arizona, missouri, ohio, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gang, escapades, adventure, rivalry, partners, obsessive quest, buddies, law enforcement, vengeance, price of justice, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, 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, crimes, tough law enforcer, rivalry, fugitives, military, serial killer, old west, haunted by the past, vengeance, u.s. army, cavalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.5
 238
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: serious, realistic, exciting, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, fugitives, crimes, escapades, adventure, society, lone wolves, rescue, soldier, prostitute, heroes, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: realistic, rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: native american white relationships, racism, crimes, adventure, society, fall in love, heroes, injustice, tough heroes, americana, rescue, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.8
 4K
Firecreek (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A peace-loving, part-time sheriff in the small town of Firecreek must take a stand when a gang of vicious outlaws takes over his town.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sociopath, sheriff, pregnancy, farm, lone wolves, aging, rivalry, leadership, fugitives, treasure hunt, criminal heroes, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
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