Movies like Scalawag

If you like "Scalawag" you are looking for movies about / with pirate, teenager, old west, teenage girl, boy, memory and parrot themes of Adventure and Western genre shot in Italy or Yugoslavia.
Find your next favorite and similar movies in two steps: 1. Identify all themes of interest from this film (block below). 2. Look for them in the presented list.
Scalawag (1973)
 5.1
 295
Scalawag (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crew of land locked pirates, led by the aptly named Peg, go in search of burried treasure hidden by the treacherous Mudhook and his twin brother. They meet up with good natured landowner, Don Aragon, who goes along for the ride with his sister and a young boy, Jamie. Along the way, Peg and Jamie form a father son relationship that is put to the test due to Peg's naturally dishonest ways.
Plot: pirate, teenager, old west, teenage girl, boy, memory, parrot, hidden treasure, wooden leg
Place: california

Movie in categories

Most similar movies to Scalawag

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about old west, heroes, adventure, native american, rivalry, gunfight and escapades mostly in Adventure, Western and Action genres. Some movies like Scalawag: Old Surehand (1965), The Black Corsair (1976), The Way West (1967), A Trip Around the World (1964), Treasure Island (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
National Theatre Live: Treasure Island (2015)
Genre: Adventure
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: It's a theatre adaptation of well known story of Jim Hawkins and his adventures in search of treasure of Treasure Island.
Plot: treasure map, map, treasure, parrot, pirate
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 5.9
 1K
Old Surehand (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Old Surehand and his faithful old friend Old Wabble are on the trail of a cold-blooded killer with the nickname 'The General'. The brother of Old Surehand was murdered by him. On the way Old Surehand and Old Wabble are involved in the ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: old west, apache, partners, rivalry, vengeance, track down, chases and races, adventure, crimes, partners against crime, gang, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
The Black Corsair (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Action
Country: Italy
Duration: 126 min.
Story: The story circulates around the classical Black Pirate and his battle against arch enemy Prins van Gould. The Black Pirate is out for revenge on his brothers' killers. He has a blood-planned way to go, and he trusts only to his own rap sword.
Plot: pirate, pirate ship, swashbuckler, revenge
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
 6.2
 2K
The Way West (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In the mid-19th century, Senator William J. Tadlock leads a group of settlers overland in a quest to start a new settlement in the Western US. Tadlock is a highly principled and demanding taskmaster who is as hard on himself as he is on those who ...
Style: captivating, rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, adventure, against the odds, americana, on the road, fish out of water, culture clash, obnoxious boss, rivalry, father son relationship, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: missouri, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Movie in collections
A Trip Around the World (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: Yugoslavia
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A highly fictionalized account of the first Serbian foreign-lottery winner - Jovanče Micić, a merchant from Jagodina who went on to travel the whole world in the company of his Hungarian mistress and Montenegrin friend with a wooden leg.
Plot: chinese emperor, old west, female director, wooden leg, harem, trip, pirate ship, eastern
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Treasure Island (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: France, UK, Hungary
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A treasure buried on an island of the Antilles. A pirate without a straight leg, without a boat, treacherous and bloodthirsty and without the treasure map. A baroness flamboyant, unscrupulous, praying mantis, penniless, but with a boat. A young ...
Plot: pirate, treasure map, tropical island, wooden leg, mutiny, treasure hunt, monkey, seance
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
Winnetou and the Crossbreed (1966)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: On her b-day, settler's daughter Apanatschi receives her father's secret gold mine but greedy neighboring prospectors resort to murder and kidnapping in order to get the gold, forcing the girl and her brother to seek Winnetou's ...
Plot: native american, magician, explosion, basement, saloon, dynamite, shot to death, gunshot, gold, american indian, shot in the back, tunnel ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
The Son of Captain Blood (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History
Country: Spain, Italy, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: The son of a notorious pirate is placed on the path of righteousness by his love for a beautiful young woman.
Plot: pirate, dead rat, sailing ship, sailboat, slavery, sword fight, mother son relationship
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Movie in collections
Treasure of Matecumbe (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In post-Civil War Kentucky, young David Burnic becomes the unexpected heir to the family secret, a map leading to buried treasure on the Florida isle of Matecumbe.
Style: exciting, semi serious, suspenseful
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids
Plot: treasure hunt, buried treasure, treasure, cons and scams, family, obsessive quest, chases and races, heroes, chase, pirate, anti hero, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Legacy of the Incas (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, Italy, Spain, Bulgaria
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In Peru, the land of the Incas, the Indian pin their hopes on Jaucarapora. They want to him as their king who could drive back the white conquistador. A stranger appears in Lima who risks his life to rescue the president from a charging wildcat. ...
Plot: rebellion, hidden treasure, mistaken identity, street shootout, bandit, paleontologist, treasure hunter, jaguar, jungle, government agent
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Blood at Sundown (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A young deserter from the army returns to the place where his father has been killed by a family of Mexican landowners. The task is not easy as he is alone in his efforts to avenge his father's death.
Plot: gunfight, small western town, rifle, old west, colt .45, street shootout, cowboy, revolver, horse, six shooter, showdown, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The King's Pirate (1967)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Handsome British officer, Lt. Brian Fleming is sent undercover to infiltrate a lively band of pirates.
Plot: captain, pirate, princess, slave auction, sword duel, sea battle, undercover agent, sword, sword fight, prisoner, swashbuckler, british navy ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, adventure, old west, small town, americana, vengeance, friendship, heroes, partners, dishonesty, buddies, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.7
 392
Winterhawk (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smallpox plagues Chief Winterhawk's tribe. He seeks cure from the white men, who in turn, in fear of getting the smallpox, kill two of his companions. Winterhawk comes back to kidnap a girl and her brother from the white men's settlement, ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, confined, escapades, society, crimes, rivalry, adventure, heroes, hostages, graphic violence, betrayal, danger ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Colonel Brinkley is a criminal who has been with the map of where the treasure is the Silver Lake. Winnetou and Old Shatterhand come again towards goodness, but along the way will encounter enemy tribes they will face.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, chases and races, old west, apache, quicksand, gunfight, lake ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, ranch, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, gunfight, caper, jail, heroes, cowboy ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 7.0
 4K
Lawman (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While passing through the town of Bannock, a bunch of drunken cattlemen go overboard with their celebrating and accidentally kill an old man with a stray shot. They return home to Sabbath unaware of his death. Bannock lawman Jered Maddox later ...
Style: realistic, tense, rough, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, old west, social decay, wilderness, americana, violence spree, social misfits, tough law enforcer, dark hero, husband wife relationship, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 70s
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Amongst Vultures (1964)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frontier Hellcat was the fourth in a series of 1960s European westerns based on Karl May's "Winnetou" character. Stewart Granger takes over from Lex Barker in the leading "Anglo"-role of the mysterious maverick who wanders ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: native american, apache, equestrian, adventure, crimes, heroes, rivalry, danger, gang, adventurer, escapades, conquering ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Movie in collections
The Night of the Grizzly (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marshall "Big Jim" Cole turns in his badge and heads to Wyoming with his family in order to settle on some land left him by a relative. He faces opposition both from a neighbor who wants that land for his own sons, and from a grizzly bear ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating
Plot: grizzly bear, adventure, wilderness, farm, child in peril, family relations, small town, hunter, bear trap, starting over, bear attack, danger ...
Time: 60s, 1800s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Valley of Death (1968)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mabel Kingsley arrives at a western town to clear her missing father of the charge that he stole a shipment of government gold. A frontiersman known as "Shatterhand" agrees to guide her in a search for the gold and for major Kingsley. They ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: gang, native american, gold, lieutenant, society, small town life, small town, false accusation, old west, treasure hunt, vigilantism, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.8
 139
Cold River (1982)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Based on the novel Winterkill, by William Judson, Cold River is the story of an Adirondack guide who takes his young daughter and step-son on a long camping trip in the fall of 1932. When winter strikes unexpectedly early (a natural phenomenon known ...
Audience: teens
Plot: winter, camping, teenager, child in peril, death of parent, wilderness, teenage girl, starvation, loss of parent, isolation, snow, death of father ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 5.3
 24
Son of Zorro (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Spaghetti western styled adventure of Zorro.
Plot: fight, duel, sword fight, old west, winchester rifle, pistol, gunfighter, soldier, colt .45, violence, cowboy boots, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Oil Prince (1965)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 'The Oilprince' is an unscrupulous businessman. He looks forward to a lucrative deal with the "Western Arizona Bank'. He sells the bank oil wells at Shelly Lake that do actually not exist. The Oilprince learns that the colonists ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: settler, apache, adventure, rivalry, heroes, dishonesty, culture clash, old west, vigilantism, cons and scams, bank, friendship ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Movie in collections
 6.5
 2K
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
Plot: posse, squad, ambition, marshal, cynicism, politics, on the run, lone wolves, hostages, fugitives, law enforcement, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Mountain Men (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story concerns two grizzled mountain men -- Bill Tyler and Henry Frapp -- during the dying days of the fur-trapping era. The plot begins when Running Moon runs away from her abusive husband Heavy Eagle and comes across the two seedy fur ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, battles, wilderness, heroes, vigilantism, native american, frontier, frontier justice, tough heroes, moon, animal life, treasure hunt ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escort, native american, tough heroes, crimes, ghost, danger, adventure, on the run, rivalry, deadly, rescue, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Ulzana's Raid (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Report reaches the US cavalry that the Apache leader Ulzana has left his reservation with a band of followers. A compassionate young officer, Lieutenant DeBuin, is given a small company to find him and bring him back; accompanying the troop is ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. cavalry, native american attack, racism, cavalry, apache, massacre, violence, anti hero, chase, obsessive quest, escapades, society ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Shadow Of Zorro (1962)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A battle between revolutionary Mexicans and the U.S. cavalry brings Zorro onto the scene to enact vengeance for violent acts incurred by the cavalry Sergeant. Once the Sergeant is killed, Don Jose de la Torre retires from being Zorro and settles ...
Plot: disarming someone, swashbuckler, sword fight, old west, kiss, masked superhero, adventure hero, soldier, swordsman, male female relationship, poetic justice, warrior ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 5.2
 10K
Blueberry (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: France, Mexico, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: U.S Marshal Mike Donovan has dark memories of the death of his first love. He keeps peace between the Americans and the natives who had temporarily adopted and taken care of him. The evil actions of a white sorcerer lead him to confront the villain ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tough heroes, rivalry, native american, gunfight, vengeance, treasure hunt, adventure, deadly, crimes, danger, escapades, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Musketeers of the Sea (1962)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Italian adventure movie directed by Steno.
Plot: sailboat, mistress, exile, torture, abduction, bound and gagged, swashbuckler, identical twins, pirate, musketeer, dungeon, sailing ship
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Related movie lists