Movies like Pharaoh's Army

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Pharaoh's Army (1995)
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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, vengeance, friendship, military, soldier, battles, farm, fall in love, anti war, society, political unrest, wartime life, coming of age, rivalry, army investigation, americana, defiant, folklore, shot in the back, wounded soldier
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky, usa

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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 heroes, rivalry, old west, soldier, crimes, vengeance and military mostly in Western, Drama and War genres. Some movies like Pharaoh's Army: Wicked Spring (2002), Soldier Blue (1970), The Shadow of Chikara (1977), Alvarez Kelly (1966), A Time for Killing (1967). 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: epic, emotional, serious, thought provoking, captivating ...
Plot: wilderness, soldier, american civil war, genocide, military life, heroes, state affairs, against humanity, war, leadership, weakness, political unrest ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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95%
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Soldier Blue (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 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, serious, rough, bleak, realistic
Plot: survival, soldier, military, village, massacre, fall in love, society, reunion, opposites attract, vengeance, idealism, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, bleak, rough ...
Plot: soldier, supernatural, heroes, war, adventure, escapades, hotshot hero, curses spells and rituals, old west, dishonesty, american civil war, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Alvarez Kelly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A suave Mexican cattleman inadvertently gets involved in the Civil War.
Style: realistic, rough, serious, suspenseful, harsh ...
Plot: american civil war, kidnapping, cattle, colonel, vengeance, chase, mexican, crimes, heroes, reluctant partners, fugitives, hostages ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, virginia, ireland, vienna, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: soldier, american civil war, escape, rape, fortress, beating, battles, vengeance, old west, danger, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, mexico, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: captivating, exciting, realistic, serious, atmospheric
Plot: american civil war, society, rivalry, military, soldier, on the road, buddies, military life, friends, battles, battle zone, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, tennessee, usa, louisiana, mississippi
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.5
 4K
Posse (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, USA
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: tense, bleak, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: dishonesty, soldier, rivalry, old west, desert, on the run, society, racism, infantrymen, heroes, interracial relations, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ 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: realistic, serious, rough
Plot: soldier, fort, u.s. cavalry, military life, military, interracial relations, heroes, reluctant partners, officers and cadets, wartime life, society, americana ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Another Man, Another Chance (1977)
Genre: Western
Country: France, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Claude Lelouch's Another Man, Another Chance begins in France in 1870. Napoleon III has just lost the war against Prussia and left the country in poverty. Young Jeanne (Genevieve Bujold) falls in love with photographer Francis (Francis ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious
Plot: starting over, farm, old west, solitary, couples, love triangle, on the run, immigrants, couple relations, fall in love, love affair, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century
Place: france, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Winds of Autumn (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1884, an eleven-year-old Quaker boy sets out on his own to seek revenge against a gang of outlaws who senselessly murdered his family.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious, atmospheric
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, crimes, obsessive quest, murder, old west, youth, rivalry, gang, vengeance, young heroes, revenge, boy
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, suspenseful ...
Plot: american civil war, murder, cowboy, loss of son, war crime, horse, vengeance, native americans, tough heroes, civil war, deadly, massacre ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, missouri, usa, kansas, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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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: exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: american civil war, soldier, battle, civil war, military life, officers and cadets, heroes, daring rescue, war, escapades, wartime life, basic training ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, danger, family in danger, rivalry, americana, vengeance, old west, feud, civil war
Time: 19th century
Place: kentucky, west virginia, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.1
 173
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: realistic, rough, serious, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, escapades, heroes, americana, rebelliousness, american civil war, abduction, old west, military, fish out of water, military base ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Colonel Custer (Philip Carey), an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the Indians, is ousted from his post and forced into retirement. Fueled by ambition when a Senator Blaine (Don Haggerty) convinces him to run for President, Custer decides to ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, captivating
Plot: soldier, old west, obsessive quest, state affairs, price of justice, heroes, against the rules, interracial relations, military, human spirit, culture clash, rebelliousness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: north dakota, minnesota, south dakota
⇓ 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, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: family life, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, farm, journalism, ranch, revenge, obsession, kidnapping
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: epic, captivating, exciting, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, prison, small town life, farm, vigilantism, tough heroes, righting the wronged, heroes, crimes, interracial relations, adventure, lone wolves ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: california, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: soldier, destiny, renegades, battles, tough heroes, vengeance, on the run, babies and infants, crimes, chases and races, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Duel at Diablo (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While crossing the desert, a frontier scout, Jess Remsberg (Garner), rescues Ellen Grange (Andersson) from a pursuing band of Apaches, and returns her to her husband, Willard Grange (Weaver). He is contracted to act as a scout for an Army cavalry ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, apache, native american, track down, rescue, old west, tough heroes, on the run, husband wife relationship, gambler, battle, survival ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: americana, wanted, frame up, bounty hunter, tough heroes, renegades, chase, rivalry, dishonesty, law enforcement, escapades, false accusation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, heroes, escapades, criminal heroes, heroic mission, crimes, battles, undercover, military base, old west, danger, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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39%
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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: rough, serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: rivalry, farm, lone wolves, parents and children, crimes, heroes, family relations, tough heroes, orphan, old west
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, wyoming
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38%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, captive, anti war, americana, scout, renegades, battles, track down, partners, deadly, life is a bitch, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: captivating, sincere, realistic, serious, rough ...
Plot: american civil war, anti war, widower, interracial relations, war, vengeance, missing person, countryside, society, captivity, pow, death in the family ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, usa, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.3
 836
Zandy's Bride (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zandy Allan purchases a mail-order bride, Hannah Lund. He treats her as a possession, without respect or humanity, until their shared ordeal as they struggle to survive develops in him a growing love.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, touching, sincere ...
Plot: love and romance, couples, opposites attract, farm, family relations, survival, society, romance, rape, bear, wrestling, ranch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 4.1
 1K
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: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, bounty hunter, vengeance, heroes, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, old west, gunfighter, revenge, street shootout, murder
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: serious, rough, tense, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: sheriff, murder, introspection, society, starting over, redemption, hitman, wilderness, old west, rivalry, misfit, moral dilemma ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: scary, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: gunfight, crimes, boss and employee, life is a bitch, heroic mission, murder, farm, danger, injustice, rivalry, mysterious character, heroes ...
⇓ 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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, price of justice, chases and races, obsessive quest, rivalry, vengeance, partners, buddies, law enforcement, americana, gang, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.7
 182
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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, psychological, realistic
Plot: legends and myths, adventure, escapades, crimes, heroes, chases and races, fall in love, treasure hunt, rivalry, fugitives, lone wolves, rescue ...
Time: 60s
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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