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A Pistol for Ringo (1965)
 6.5
 2K
A Pistol for Ringo (1965)
Original name: Una pistola per Ringo
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Giuliano Gemma stars as a cool, cocky mercenary enlisted by a sheriff to infiltrate a ruthless gang of outlaws. Ennio Morricone provided the score to this early spaghetti western hit.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Plot: hostage, old west, gang, violence, ranch, mexican border, hopscotch, crimes, hostages, confined, good versus evil, danger, family in danger, rivalry, rescue, orchestral, christmas, bank robbery, criminal, bank robber, gunslinger, deception, on the run, gunfight, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, mexico, usa, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about violence, old west, rivalry, crimes, street shootout, heroes and gunfight mostly in Western, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like A Pistol for Ringo: The Return of Ringo (1965), A Fistful of Dollars (1964), Django (1966), Gang of Roses (2003), Texas, Adios (1966). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Return of Ringo (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Once again billed as Montgomery Wood, Giuliano Gemma plays a civil war soldier who returns to his family land to find his family decimated, his property taken over by a family of Mexican bandits and his fiancee about to marry the Mexican gangster ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: civil war veteran, old west, vengeance, working undercover, family in danger, rivalry, good versus evil, gang, rescue, crimes, danger, undercover ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, texas, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Man With No Name enters the Mexican village of San Miguel in the midst of a power struggle among the three Rojo brothers and sheriff John Baxter. When a regiment of Mexican soldiers bearing gold intended to pay for new weapons is waylaid by the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, gang war, massacre, gold, sheriff, greed, vengeance, deal, gang, tough heroes, cons and scams ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora, new mexico, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.2
 24K
Django (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Django is a 1966 Italian spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Corbucci and starring Franco Nero in the eponymous role. The film earned a reputation as being one of the most violent films ever made up to that point and was subsequently refused a ...
Style: cult film, stylized, atmospheric, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, vengeance, gang, heroes, coffin, danger, chases and races, escapades, dishonesty, strong violent content, orchestral, devious ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 2.4
 973
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, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, violence, criminal's revenge, adventure, good versus evil, gang, vigilantism, dishonesty, vengeance, crimes, heroes, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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 6.2
 1K
Texas, Adios (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The tough gun-man Burt Sullivan (Franco Nero) leaves his job as a town sheriff to go to Mexico to find the man, Cisco, who killed his father many years ago. He and his younger brother arrive in a small town where everybody is afraid of Cisco who has ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolutionary, murder, sheriff, gunfight, mysterious character, criminal heroes, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, escapades, lone wolves, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Coffin Full of Dollars (1971)
Genre: Western, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: There's a frontier feud on the border of Mexico. Outlaw Hagen's brothers have been killed by Nevada's Kid's family.
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: mexican border, feud, gang, chases and races, lone wolves, rivalry, heroes, crimes, bounty hunter, treasure hunt, track down, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, nevada
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: injustice, chases and races, life is a bitch, heroes, rivalry, crimes, dangerous animal, vengeance, deadly, dishonesty, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.1
 4K
Day of Anger (1967)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lee Van Cleef stars as Talby, a sadistic gunfighter who rides into town and takes on a young outcast as his apprentice.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, arson, stagecoach, burning building, dance hall, old west, orchestral, anti heroes, vengeance, teaching the ways of the world, graphic violence, anti hero ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.6
 4K
Bandolero! (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Posing as a hangman, Mace Bishop arrives in town with the intention of freeing a gang of outlaws, including his brother, from the gallows. Mace urges his younger brother to give up crime. The sheriff chases the brothers to Mexico. They join forces, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, escape, mexican bandit, criminal, outlaw, brother, bandit, executioner, fugitives, heroes, americana, fall in love ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 21K
Jane Got a Gun (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After her outlaw husband returns home shot with eight bullets and barely alive, Jane reluctantly reaches out to an ex-lover who she hasn't seen in over ten years to help her defend her farm when the time comes that her husband's gang ...
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspense, intense ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: gang, old west, farm, family relations, unlikely partners, family in danger, criminal's revenge, family problems, tough heroes, gunfight, survival, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 80s
Place: usa, missouri, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 53
Dynamite Jim (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set during the American Civil War
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, humorous
Plot: danger, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, lone wolves, partners, heroes, escapades, gang, crimes, tough heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: iowa, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
A Town Called Hell (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy, 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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corrupt officer, vengeance, small town, old west, revolution, confined, hostages, hostage, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 3K
Face to Face (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 111 min.
Story: History Professor Brad Fletcher heads west for his health, but falls in with Soloman Bennett's outlaw gang. Fascinated by their way of life, Fletcher finally takes over the gang, leading with a new 'efficient' ruthlessness.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, allegory
Plot: old west, desert, graphic violence, wanted, criminal heroes, partners, gang, crimes, orchestral, torture, plantation, outlaw gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Deadly Trackers (1973)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sheriff Sean Kilpatrick is a pacifist. Frank Brand is the leader of a band of killers. When their paths cross Kilpatrick is compelled to go against everything he has stood for to bring death to Brand and his gang. Through his hunt into Mexico he is ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, bleak, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, vigilantism, heroes, pacifist, bank robbery, revenge, gory, anti war, bank, heist, vengeance, chases and races ...
Time: 70s
Place: usa, latin america, mexico, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Gentleman Killer (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a disputed border town, the US Army waits for word from Washington as to the rightful country it belongs, while dealing with a rowdy pack of Mexican soldier/bandits. Into the mix rides seemingly mysterious stranger Anthony Steffan, who looks like ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: small town, vengeance, old west, good versus evil, gang, heroes, crimes, rivalry, mexican border, u.s. mexico border, street shootout, mexican
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.7
 457
Johnny Oro (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ringo's nemesis returns to town and wants revenge for the murder of his brother.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: small town, orchestral, bounty hunter, rivalry, gang, chases and races, crimes, chase, vengeance, track down, old west, showdown ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 5.4
 6K
El Gringo (2012)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man crossing into Mexico with a satchel of $2,000,000 – and a bloody past – suddenly finds himself under attack in the sleepy town of El Fronteras.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: small town, outlaw, criminal, violence, gang, track down, deadly, danger, crime, crimes, rivalry, lone wolves ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gunfight at Red Sands (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: An avenging stranger guns down a gang of ruthless bandits in revenge for the murder of his family.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: small town, crimes, rivalry, heroes, graphic violence, tough heroes, vengeance, street shootout, horse, revenge, mexican, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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The Magnificent Seven Ride! (1972)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Chris Adams turns down a friend's request to help stop the depredations of a gang of Mexican bandits. When his wife is killed by bank robbers and his friend is killed capturing the last thief, Chris feels obligated to take up his ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pardon, dynamite, van, criminal heroes, partners, chases and races, gang, confined, crimes, escapades, buddies, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, sonora, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Raise Your Hands, Dead Man, You're Under Arrest (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Sando Kid is a medic on the battlefields of the civil war and a pacifist. One day he witnesses Yankee captain Grayton ruthlessly killing wounded and unarmed soldiers. He manages to survive thanks to the help of a friend and learns how to use a gun. ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, rough
Plot: vigilantism, sexual content, graphic violence, rivalry, undercover, hotshot hero, heroes, crimes, danger, deadly, best friends, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Texas Rangers (2001)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ten years after the Civil War has ended, the Governor of Texas asks Leander McNelly to form a company of Rangers to help uphold the law along the Mexican border. With a few veterans of the war, most of the recruits are young men who have little or ...
Style: serious, harsh, exciting, touching, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, girls' night
Plot: texas ranger, adventure, danger, rivalry, rescue, crimes, love triangle, tiger, tough heroes, interracial relations, heroes, american civil war ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Heaven with a Gun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Glenn Ford plays Jim Killian, a preacher who arrives in a town divided between cattlemen and sheep herders. But Killian isn't just any preacher. He is a former fast gun who has set upon a different path.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: old west, small town, gunslinger, heroes, starting over, danger, going straight, crimes, rivalry, society, hopes, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona, santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 7.8
 124K
Tombstone (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving mining town of Tombstone. But Earp is forced to don a badge again and get help from his notorious pal Doc ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, sheriff, gunfight, dying, cowboy, murder, gang, crimes, against the odds, criminal, gunfighter ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Price of Power (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Pinkerton detective agency uncovers a plot to assassinate President James Garfield in 1881 Texas. The film, a "political" Spaghetti, is a very overt mirroring of the JFK Assassination in 1963.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, false accusation, heroes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, politics, society, state affairs, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Return of the Seven (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, village, old west, vengeance, kidnapping, buddies, partners, rivalry, rescue, escapades, life is a bitch, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
The Savage Guns (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This Western is set in the Mexican valley of Sonora not that far south of the state of Arizona. It's just after the American Civil War, and a former Confederate officer, Mike Summers (Don Taylor) has taken refuge in a small town in the valley. ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, criminal, maverick, small town, vigilantism, american civil war, old west, small town life, heroes, romance, lone wolves, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.6
 2K
Rio Conchos (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two Army officers, an alcoholic ex-Confederate soldier and a womanizing Mexican travel to Mexico on a secret mission to prevent a megalomaniacal ex-Confederate colonel from selling a cache of stolen rifles to a band of murderous Apaches.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apache, gunfight, rifle, mission, working undercover, desert, heist, renegades, military, rivalry, partners against crime, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
A Man Called Blade (1977)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Maurizio Merli stars as a hatchet-wielding bounty hunter with a dark past and an even more desperate future. But when he disrupts the balance of power in a corrupt mining town, he unleashes a firestorm of brutality, betrayal and cold-blooded murder. ...
Style: tense, stylized, atmospheric, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, mine, small town, murder, heroes, chases and races, gang, old west, vengeance, orchestral, strong violent content, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
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Forsaken (2015)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Canada, France, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Henry returns to his hometown in hopes of repairing his relationship with his estranged father, but a local gang is terrorizing the town. John Henry is the only one who can stop them, however he has abandoned both his gun and reputation as a ...
Style: suspenseful, entertaining, captivating, exciting
Plot: father son relationship, real life father and son playing father and son, gunslinger, reverend, gunfight, small town, old west, criminal as protagonist, redemption, society, greed, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
 5.1
 763
The Burning (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, Argentina
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Kaí is a mysterious shaman who emerges from the Rio Paraná to help a poor farmer and his daughter, who are threatened by a band of cold-blooded mercenaries hired to force them to sell their land.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, suspense ...
Plot: vengeance, rescue, survival, danger, crimes, rivalry, jungle, lone wolves, kidnapping, abduction, track down, gang ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america, argentina
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%