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The Price of Power (1969)
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The Price of Power (1969)
Original name: Il prezzo del potere
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: conspiracy, false accusation, assassination, crimes, old west, vengeance, heroes, politics, political intrigue, political conspiracy, frame up, danger, society, political corruption, dishonesty, law enforcement, deadly, rivalry, state affairs, tough heroes, murderer, violence, civil war, death, disability ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa

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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, rivalry, old west, heroes, street shootout, vengeance and violence mostly in Western and Thriller genres. Some movies like The Price of Power: Long Days of Vengeance (1967), The Avenging Angel (1995), Massacre Time (1966), The Return of Sabata (1971), 6 Guns (2010). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Long Days of Vengeance (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: After three years of hard labor in a prison camp, former Sheriff Ted Barnett escapes. He was framed by three men and wrongly convicted of the murder of his father. Now he looks for vengeance.
Style: suspenseful, bleak, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: small town, revenge, rivalry, dishonesty, heroes, betrayal, life is a bitch, orchestral, conspiracy, strong violent content, tough heroes, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
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The Avenging Angel (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Miles Utley is a professional Mormon commando/bodyguard who is forced to turn renegade and to question his faith as he investigates a scandal involving assassination and land speculation.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: assassination attempt, conspiracy, mormon, latter day saints, rivalry, danger, heroes, orphan, criminal heroes, assassination, crimes, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
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58%
Massacre Time (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1866 New Mexico, Tom Corbett is a prospector who is called back to his hometown in Laramie Town, Texas at the bequest of a old family friend. Tom arrives in the town to see it under the control of a ruthless and greedy gangster named Jason Scott, ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, old west, heroes, crushed hand, family relations, rivalry, deadly, good versus evil, strong violent content, violence spree, siblings relations, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, new mexico, usa
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51%
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: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, heroes, small town, anti hero, old west, rivalry, dishonesty, crimes, lone wolves, male female relationship, street shootout, murder ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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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, chases and races, heroes, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
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Red Fighter (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a bloody massacre vows revenge on his attackers and on the men who killed his wife.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, small town, native american, revenge, crimes, against the odds, survival, tough heroes, injustice, rescue, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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47%
God Forgives... I Don't! (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: In this violent spaghetti western a murderous robber hijacks a payroll train, murders everyone aboard and then stashes his loot. A gunslinger learns about it and decides he wants the money for himself and so hatches an elaborate plot to get at it. ...
Style: bleak, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, murder, train, faked death, heist, abduction, blood, mule, torture, fire, gun, rivalry ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
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46%
Death Rides a Horse (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Death Rides a Horse (aka Da uomo a uomo, or As Man to Man) is a 1967 spaghetti western directed by Giulio Petroni, written by Luciano Vincenzoni, and starring Lee Van Cleef and John Phillip Law. Bill Meceita, a boy whose family was murdered in front ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, investigation, frame up, vengeance, old west, betrayal, criminal, bank robbery, outlaw, jail, martial arts, fistfight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
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44%
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Sabata (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Several pillars of society have robbed an Army safe containing $100,000 so they can buy the land upon which the coming railroad will be built. But they haven't reckoned on the presence of the master gunslinger, Sabata.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gambling, bounty hunter, rivalry, heist, crimes, partners, dishonesty, betrayal, tough heroes, small town, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
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44%
Have a Good Funeral, My Friend... Sartana Will Pay (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After witnessing a brutal massacre, the legendary hero Sartana is ready to do some investigating. Almost everyone in the tiny town of Indian Creek seems eager to buy up the property left behind by the murder victims, and one of them could well be ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, cynical, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, graphic violence, tough heroes, witnessing a crime, heroes, crimes, deadly, murder, small town, old west, gunfight, rage ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ 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, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: americana, law enforcement, dishonesty, chase, adventure, bounty hunter, escapades, rivalry, chases and races, false accusation, frame up, renegades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
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41%
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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, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, crimes, old west, farm, family relations, uncover truth, danger, graphic violence, heroes, orphan, tough heroes, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
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41%
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Dawn Rider (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gripping story of vengeance and passion set in the American West. When the father of gunslinger John Mason (Slater) is shot to death by masked bandits, Mason sets out with guns blazing to track down those who killed him. During his quest, he finds ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: old west, vengeance, crimes, gang, righting the wronged, tough heroes, love and romance, heroes, chase, horse, father son relationship, dead wife ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Bullet for a Badman (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Former Texas Rangers Sam Ward and Logan Keliher become enemies when Sam turns bank robber and Logan marries Sam's ex-wife.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: betrayal, old west, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, dishonesty, false accusation, vengeance, parents and children, track down, uninhibited rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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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, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: racism, old west, adventure, culture clash, heroes, fall in love, society, fish out of water, tough heroes, danger, injustice, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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
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Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
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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: suspenseful, rough, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: old west, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, betrayal, bounty hunter, on the run, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
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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: tense, realistic, serious, bleak, rough
Plot: interracial relations, gunfight, old west, vengeance, treasure hunt, desert, racism, on the run, dishonesty, soldier, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Day After Tomorrow (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bespectacled pistolero Stan Ross comes to Canyon City and becomes involved with two feuding factions, after a clerk has been killed by the banker Jefferson during a botched holdup, while robbing his own bank.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: vengeance, rivalry, gang, anti heroes, crimes, heroes, anti hero, gunfight, cowboy, violence, street shootout
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Elder boys return to Clearwater, Texas for their Mother's funeral. John the eldest is a well known gunfighter and trouble follows him wherever he goes. The boys try to get back their ranch from the towns gunsmith who won it from their ...
Style: serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1890s, 1930s ...
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37%
The Man from Galveston (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Circuit-riding Texas lawyer Timothy Higgins defends a former girlfriend against a murder charge stemming from an extortionist's threat to reveal her shady past. Through adroit courtroom work, Higgins is able to acquit her and reveal who ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful, rough
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1800s
Place: texas
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Posse (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tough marshal with political ambitions leads an elite posse to capture a notorious criminal. He succeeds, but instead of cheering him, the public turns against him.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 70s
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The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, crimes, small town, old west, cowboy, u.s. marshal, danger, murder, moving, lone wolves, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: texas, usa
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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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Django Meets Sartana (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The small desert town of Black City is held in a reign of terror by a nasty gang of criminals lead by the ruthless Bud Willer. Earnest, but inexperienced Sheriff Jack Ronson arrives in town to establish law and order. Mysterious bounty hunter Django ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
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Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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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
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35%
Today We Kill, Tomorrow We Die! (1968)
Genre: Thriller, Western
Country: Italy, Japan
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A man, released after a jail term for a crime he did not commit, raises a gang to go after the man who framed him.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, prison, gang, law enforcement, crimes, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty, righting the wronged, tough heroes, vengeance, frame up ...
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35%
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Blindman (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind, but deadly, gunman, is hired to escort fifty mail order brides to their miner husbands. His business partners double cross him, selling the women to bandit Domingo. Blindman heads into Mexico in pursuit.
Style: humorous, rough, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mail order bride, danger, rivalry, bounty hunter, dishonesty, partners, hitman, tough heroes, disability, crimes, obsessive quest, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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: rough, realistic, serious, tense, scary
Plot: showdown, old west, gunfight, heroic mission, mysterious character, heroes, rivalry, injustice, vengeance, destiny, crimes, deadly ...
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34%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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