Movies like The Rare Breed

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The Rare Breed (1966)
 6.3
 4K
The Rare Breed (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband dies en route to America, Martha Price and her daughter Hilary are left to carry out his dream: the introduction of Hereford cattle into the American West. They enlist Sam "Bulldog" Burnett in their efforts to transport their lone bull, a Hereford named Vindicator, to a breeder in Texas, but the trail is fraught with danger and even Burnett doubts the survival potential of this "rare breed" of cattle.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Plot: vigilantism, heroes, redemption, cattle, adventure, forbidden love, romance, friends, crimes, misfit, on the road, adventurer, escapades, vengeance, rivalry, animal life, americana, breeding, good versus evil, lone wolves, partners, fish out of water, against the odds, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: victorian era, 19th century, 1880s, victorian
Place: texas, england, usa, europe, st. louis missouri

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Most similar movies to The Rare Breed

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about rivalry, gunfight, crimes, heroes, cowboy, gun and showdown mostly in Western, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like The Rare Breed: Bandolero! (1968), The War Wagon (1967), Firecreek (1968), The Comancheros (1961), Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bandolero! (1968)
Genre: 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: escape, desert, mexican bandit, criminal, brother, bandit, executioner, bishop, tough heroes, chase, going straight, unlikely partners ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, texas
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 6.8
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The War Wagon (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-con seeks revenge on the man who put him in prison by planning a robbery of the latter's stagecoach, which is transporting gold. He enlists the help of a partner, who could be working for his nemesis.
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, gunfight, caper, jail, heroes, ranch, cowboy ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
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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: pregnancy, farm, sheriff, sociopath, small town, vengeance, countryside, anti war, small town life, vigilantism, americana, lone wolves ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
The Comancheros (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: renegade, rescue, heroes, gambler, texas ranger, chase, gang, murder, crimes, adventure, tough heroes, friends ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, latin america, mexico, arizona ...
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77%
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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 ⇓
70%
 5.8
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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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, good versus evil, fugitives, crimes, heroes, rivalry, gang, gangsters, best friends, hopes, on the run, crime gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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, rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: murder, card playing, family relations, revenge, gambling, vengeance, investigation, family life, crimes, rivalry, dishonesty, hitman ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1890s, 1930s ...
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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: suspenseful, rough, stylized, gloomy, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, revenge, gunfight, vigilantism, friendship, righting the wronged, tough heroes, friends, tough law enforcer, chase, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 6.2
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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: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: old west, cowboy, hostage, partners, folk hero, escapades, daring rescue, crimes, on the run, survival, rivalry, save the day ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, heroes, small town, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, lone wolves, male female relationship, gambling, murder, husband wife relationship, mixed martial arts ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
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Big Jake (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: An aging Texas cattle man who has outlived his time swings into action when outlaws kidnap his grandson.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, atmospheric, disturbing ...
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, heroes, estrangement, ransom, presumed dead, ranch, scout, old west, gang, obsessive quest, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 70s, turn of the century, 80s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Cheyenne Social Club (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two cowboys inherit a "social club" specializing in satisfying men.
Style: feel good, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: prostitute, brothel, buddies, partners, rivalry, adventure, crimes, best friends, friends, vengeance, old west, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.1
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McLintock! (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: George Washington McLintock, 'GW' to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory. He anxiously awaits the return of his daughter Becky who has been away at school for the last two years. He's also ...
Style: humorous, light, exciting, captivating, funny ...
Audience: date night
Plot: ranch, romance, rivalry, mogul, rancher, farce, husband wife relationship, cowboy, unsupportive spouse, greed, vengeance, love and romance ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: arizona, alaska, ireland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Charro! (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jess Wade is innocently accused of having stolen a cannon from the Mexican revolutionary forces. He tries to find the real culprits, a gang of criminals.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, psychotronic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, gang, frame up, gunfight, on the run, rivalry, adventure, leadership, aging, crimes, criminal heroes, going straight ...
Time: 60s, victorian era
Place: arizona, mexico, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Joe Kidd (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A band of Mexicans find their U. S. land claims denied and all the records destroyed in a courthouse fire. Their leader, Louis Chama, encourages them to use force to regain their land. A wealthy landowner wanting the same decides to hire a gang of ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, steam train, gunfighter, cowboy, chase, gangsters, destiny, crimes, lone wolves, leadership, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Johnny Reno (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The townsfolk are set on lynching an accused killer held in the town lockup. But US Marshal Johnny Reno stands in their way.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, sheriff, righting the wronged, tough heroes, friends, rivalry, dishonesty, buddies, rescue, fugitives, investigation, lone wolves ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
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54%
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Santee (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jody Deakes joins up with his father after many years, just to discover that his dad is part of an outlaw gang on the run from a relentless bounty hunter named Santee. Jody is orphaned soon after Santee catches up to the gang, and follows Santee in ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, murder, vengeance, vigilantism, gang, heroes, lone wolves, track down, dishonesty, rivalry, gangsters, criminal's revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Gunsmoke: The Last Apache (1990)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: James Arness rides again as Matt Dillon, the US Marshal he made popular in the 1955-75 TV series. In this movie he goes after a renegade Apache named Wolf (Joe Lara) who has taken his daughter captive. As a bargaining chip, Dillon helps two sons of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: indian chief, kidnapping, heroes, vigilantism, missing person, americana, woman in danger, memory loss, prostitute, society, buddies, adventure ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Hard Ground (2003)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Billy Bucklin escapes while being transported to Yuma prison and plans to form an army of desperadoes to control the Mexican border...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, bounty hunter, old west, reluctant partners, criminal heroes, partners, escapades, redemption, track down, chase, on the run, abduction ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 6.9
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Nevada Smith (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Nevada Smith is the young son of an Indian mother and white father. When his father is killed by three men over gold, Nevada sets out to find them and kill them. The boy is taken in by a gun merchant. The gun merchant shows him how to shoot and to ...
Style: tense, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: revenge, old west, murder, one man army, crimes, investigation, family in danger, tough heroes, friends, warden, rivalry, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nevada, usa, arizona, mississippi, california ...
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51%
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Barbarosa (1982)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karl Westover, an inexperienced farm boy, runs away after unintentionally killing a neighbor, whose family pursues him for vengeance. He meets Barbarosa, a gunman of near-mythical proportions, who is himself in danger from his father-in-law Don ...
Style: atmospheric, realistic, serious, surprise ending, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, criminal, friendship, adventure, wilderness, old west, lone wolves, rivalry, buddies, partners, friends, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, australia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Deadly Companions (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-army officer accidentally kills a woman's son, tries to make up for it by escorting the funeral procession through dangerous Indian territory.
Style: serious, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, escort, native american, redemption, vengeance, wilderness, violence spree, obsessive quest, heroes, on the run, ghost, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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, realistic, serious, intense ...
Plot: old west, wilderness, gold, small town, attempted murder, native american, criminal, adventure, family, survival, crimes, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1880s, 1860s, 1850s ...
Place: california, missouri, ohio, arizona, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Molly and Lawless John (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Western - Molly, the shy, romance-starved wife of an arrogant frontier sheriff, finds herself drawn to a prisoner in her husband's jail. This prisoner, a handsome young man named Johnny, plays on Molly's sympathy and convinces her to help ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, criminal heroes, on the run, crimes, confined, buddies, heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, fugitives, adventure, friends ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.5
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Shalako (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sean Connery is Shalako, a guide in the old West who has to rescue an aristocratic British hunting party from Indians and bandits.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, survival, rescue, opposites attract, tough heroes, adventure, hostage, culture clash, crimes, adventurer, rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: realistic, serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, partners, crimes, adventure, escapades, gang, heroes, dishonesty, lone wolves, bounty hunter, chase ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.5
 3K
Boot Hill (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, small town, social relations, friends, crimes, criminal heroes, rivalry, escapades, good versus evil, gang, lone wolves, partners ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 4.4
 874
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, exciting, realistic, rough
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, vigilantism, track down, rivalry, heroes, crimes, hitman, tough heroes, uninhibited rivalry, desert, mistaken identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.9
 1K
Showdown (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Two men who have been friends since childhood find themselves on opposite ends of the law.
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, contemplative
Plot: love triangle, friends, betrayal, partners, fugitives, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, track down, best friends, love and romance, chase ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.0
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Monte Walsh (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Monte Walsh is an aging cowboy facing the ending days of the Wild West era. As barbed wire and railways steadily eliminate the need for the cowboy, Monte and his friends are left with fewer and fewer options. New work opportunities are available to ...
Style: realistic, serious, sentimental, gloomy, bleak ...
Plot: aging, old west, heroes, small town, friends, social relations, wiretap, lone wolves, lifestyle, buddies, partners, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%