Movies like Prairie Fever

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Prairie Fever (2008)
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Prairie Fever (2008)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A group of women contracted a strange fever and a former sheriff is responsible for taking them to the hospital in the nearest town, but in their way they will encounter a gang of murderers. His only hope is a woman whose beauty is matched only by his skill with weapons.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, serious, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, gloomy
Plot: old west, love and romance, on the run, criminal heroes, lone wolves, woman in danger, unlikely couple, tough heroes, violence, hostage, gunfight, cowboys and outlaws, gambler, prairie, friends, rivalry, small town, tough law enforcer, dealing with death, horse, cowboy, sheriff, outlaw gang, damsel in distress, small western town ...
Place: nevada

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about crimes, old west, gunfight, rivalry, heroes, street shootout and chases and races mostly in Western, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like Prairie Fever: Gunfighter's Moon (1995), The Master Gunfighter (1975), The Quick Gun (1964), Wyatt Earp's Revenge (2012), Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Gunfighter's Moon (1995)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Henrickson plays Frank Morgan, a notorious and feared gunfighter that has lived his life on the run. His face and eyes reveal a man that has been very much hardened by that life. We quickly learn, however, that there is still passion inside. Upon ...
Style: realistic, serious, gloomy, emotional, contemplative
Plot: gunfighter, aging, heroes, on the run, romance, lone wolves, criminal heroes, rivalry, crimes, couple relations, self discovery, old west ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Master Gunfighter (1975)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Don Santiago (Richard Angarola) is a vicious man who helps provoke an Indian massacre that will allow him to steal the Indians' land and claim it as his own. However, his son-in-law, Finley (Tom Laughlin), is an expert hand with both guns and ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small western town, old west, gunfight, outlaw gang, samurai sword, one man army, master warrior, martial arts, crimes, heroes, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Jesse James is wounded by a bullet to the chest, Frank James splits the gang up and plans a rendezvous in four days time. With U.S.-Marshall Kane in hot pursuit, and betrayal within the outlaw band, the stage is set for a blazing and climactic ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal heroes, old west, criminal, tough guy, graphic violence, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 5.8
 852
The Quick Gun (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gunslinger Murphy helps an ungrateful town fight off a raid by his former gang.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, good versus evil, fugitives, crimes, heroes, rivalry, gang, gangsters, best friends, hopes, on the run, crime gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Wyatt Earp's Revenge (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp is approached by a journalist for an interview about how he became a famous sheriff. Earp told the story of how he was a fearless U.S. Marshall. If 27-year old Wyatt Earp comes out that his first girlfriend Dora Hand was murdered. ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: old west, track down, vengeance, rivalry, partners, vigilantism, crimes, cowboy, gunfight, murder, civil war, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly goes in search of the people who put him there some 12 years ago -- Matt Dillon and Kitty Russell.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, adventure, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry, partners, escapades, buddies, friendship, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Doc West - Part 1 (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After bandits steal his poker winnings this American legend makes his way to the next town in search of them. Seeking out his revenge during a poker game gone bad Doc West finds himself in the local town jail. When his past is exposed and a battle ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: gambling, mind game, heroes, chase, gang, partners, criminal heroes, vengeance, prison, legends and myths, old west, jail ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.4
 880
The Gundown (2011)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Seeking revenge and justice, Cole Brandt finds himself in the lawless town of Dead River where he is faced with one last bloody showdown for freedom in order to protect The Majestic Saloon and a beautiful woman.
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: vengeance, track down, rivalry, heroes, crimes, kidnapping, vigilantism, criminal heroes, manhunt, hitman, tough heroes, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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 6.2
 596
Showdown (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A cowboy has to get 12,000 dollars in stolen bonds from the ex-girlfriend of his partner, or the gang holding him hostage will kill him.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: train, cowboy, old west, hostage, disaster, catastrophe, tough heroes, partners, folk hero, escapades, daring rescue, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, good versus evil, gang, criminal's revenge, adventure, vigilantism, heroes, dishonesty, crimes, vengeance, violence, showdown ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Desperate Trail (1994)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Amiable con man Jack Cooper is on a westbound stagecoach, headed for the next batch of suckers who will mistake him for an easy mark. Fiery Sarah O'Rourke rides the same coach, handcuffed to lawman Bill Speakes and headed for the hangman. In a ...
Style: realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, manhunt, criminal heroes, old west, crimes, track down, on the run, tough heroes, woman in danger, husband wife relationship, male female relationship, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Far Side of Jericho (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jericho. In the 1880's. Three women of the wild West, widows of an outlawed gang of brothers recently hanged, find themselves running for their lives from a corrupt posse of vigilantes, mystical Indians and a hornet's nest of villains - ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: treasure hunt, rivalry, gang, vigilantism, chase, partners, adventure, criminal heroes, old west, bank robbery, civil war, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
 5.5
 740
Lone Hero (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An actor in a Wild West show must become a mythical Western Hero when a biker gang descends upon a small Montana town.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: biker, small town, tough heroes, leadership, gang, fighting crime, lone wolves, vigilantism, good versus evil, rivalry, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Brothers in Arms (2005)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Old West. New Soul. Big Payback.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, criminal heroes, heist, disorder, bounty hunter, tough heroes, dishonesty, on the run, vigilantism, criminal, bank robbery, criminal's revenge ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, kenya, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 173
Gun Fight (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Action Western directed by Edward L. Cahn . After courageously protecting a pretty dance hall girl (Joan Staley) from peril, former cavalry soldier Wayne (James Brown) refuses to join his brother Brad's (Gregg Palmer) unlawful cattle rustling ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal, sheriff, tough heroes, family relations, farm, friends, rescue, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Valentine Casey is a Marshal in the desolate Tucson territory of the early 1900's. On Christmas Eve, his outlaw family pays him a disturbing visit. He must confront the sins of his past. He and his partner, U.S. Christmas, journey through the ...
Style: serious, rough, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: desert, criminal, gang, crimes, old west, haunted by the past, criminal heroes, law enforcement, family relations, tough heroes, small town, manhunt ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.4
 567
Avenging Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A preacher (Sorbo) becomes a bounty hunter after a group of refugees seeking shelter in his church is murdered by a gang of ruthless outlaws.
Style: exciting, tense, captivating, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: bounty hunter, revenge, preacher, murder, crimes, rivalry, righting the wronged, criminal, church, chase, gang, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brutality, old west, adventure, partners, rescue, good versus evil, americana, vengeance, society, criminal heroes, heroes, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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The Meanest Men in the West (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Marvin star as murderous half-brothers who are running from the law as well as each other. A climatic confrontation proves to each of them just how mean the other can be. "The Meanest Men in the West" is actually an amalgam of ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, on the run, rivalry, heroes, investigation, betrayal, dishonesty, crimes, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Gunmen of Rio Grande (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp comes to a small town, Rio Bravo, to help the woman saloon owner against the town villain and to save a mine owner from robbery.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, tough heroes, crimes, heroes, small town, western hero, folk hero, criminal, marshal, gunfight, gunslinger, lawman ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 849
The Texican (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wanted north of the border, Jess Carlin resides safely in Mexico. Then he hears his brother was killed in a gunfight with another man. Knowning his brother never carried a gun he heads north to find his brother's killer. After battling bounty ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, retro
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, old west, rivalry, crimes, criminal heroes, manhunt, fugitives, dishonesty, track down, gang, lone wolves ...
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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: gunslinger, old west, small town, ranch, crimes, rivalry, going straight, hopes, starting over, heroes, society, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona, santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Bounty Killer (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Willie Duggans, a tenderfoot from the east, arrives in the wild west and soon experiences its violence. Willie discovers the easy money in bounty killing and must choose between that violent lifestyle and the love of a beautiful saloon singer.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, relationship vs career, tough heroes, lone wolves, gang, starting over, criminal heroes, crimes, misfit, track down, social misfits ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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 6.3
 2K
Barquero (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jake Remy leads a gang of outlaw cutthroats making their escape toward Mexico from a successful robbery. Barring their way is a river--crossable only by means of a ferry barge. The barge operator, Travis, refuses to be bullied into providing ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: civil war, old west, tough heroes, gang, lone wolves, escapades, heroes, crimes, graphic violence, sheriff, sex scene, river ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Riders of the Purple Sage (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jim Lassiter roams from town to town in search for the man who drove his sister to suicide. While riding toward a mountain pass, he sees an heiress, Jane Withersteen, being harassed by thugs and steps in to help. A religious sect wants Jane to marry ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: woman in danger, chase, tough heroes, religions or cults, farm, vengeance, fall in love, old west, rivalry, clergy, lone wolves, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1870s Texas, a ruthless bounty hunter and an Irish desperado flee the law with a young criminal claiming to possess a treasure more valuable than gold. Crossing paths with some of the West’s most notorious figures, the three outlaws fight for ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, unlikely partners, on the run, escapades, crimes, bounty hunter, partners, friendship, old west, conspiracy, civil war, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Hour of the Gun (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, gunfight, revenge, vengeance, old west, vigilantism, friendship, tough law enforcer, chase, buddies, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
One-Eyed Horse (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Hadley, Missouri 1887. Justin Gatewood has recently been released from prison for attempting to kill an old adversary, William Curry. Twenty-five years earlier, Gatewood and his brother were Confederate prisoners-of-war, and the death of ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, tense, realistic
Plot: murder, vigilantism, tough heroes, rivalry, obsessive quest, vengeance, soldier, chase, road not taken, old west, civil war, pow ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1860s
Place: missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 1K
Gold (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Canada, the summer of 1898. A group of German settlers travel towards the far north in covered wagons with packhorses and their few possessions in tow. The seven travellers set off from Ashcroft, the final railway station. Along with their leader, ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold rush, old west, adventure, adventurer, escapades, wilderness, desert, human nature, brutality, murder, civil war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Arizona Raiders (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Murphy plays an ex-Quantrill's Raider who's released from jail with buddy Cooper to be deputized as Arizona Rangers in order to hunt down the remnant of the gang, rumored to he hiding out in a town "neer dee border" in the words ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, civil war, ranger, heroes, crimes, fugitives, confined, lovers on the run, lone wolves, partners, escapades, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%