Movies like Scalawag

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Scalawag (1973)
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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, cowboy, teenager, old west, boy, teenage girl, memory, parrot, hidden treasure, wooden leg
Place: california

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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, escapades, rivalry and gunfight mostly in Adventure, Western and Action genres. Some movies like Scalawag: Old Surehand (1965), A Trip Around the World (1964), The Black Corsair (1976), The Way West (1967), Treasure Island (2007). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.8
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Old Surehand (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 93 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, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: old west, death of son, bar fight, vengeance, horse, apache tribe, native american, crimes, track down, partners against crime, rivalry, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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: harem, pirate ship, old west, chinese emperor, travel, wooden leg, eastern, female director
Place: middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, revenge, swashbuckler
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
 6.2
 3K
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: realistic, captivating, rough, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, adventure, against the odds, rivalry, obnoxious boss, culture clash, on the road, fish out of water, americana, father son relationship, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: missouri, oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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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: medieval, pirate, treasure map, theater, parrot, treasure, map
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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, water, treasure map, tropical island, treasure hunt, mutiny, monkey, seance, wooden leg
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: native american, apache territory, little boy, revenge, death of child, grief, civil war, escort, chase, funeral, obsessive quest, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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, boy, horse riding, train, american indian, magician, tunnel, gold, railway, basement, city, half breed ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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Legacy of the Incas (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, Italy, Spain, Monaco, 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: jungle, hidden treasure, native american, jaguar, treasure hunter, rebellion, paleontologist, mistaken identity, bandit, government agent, street shootout
Time: 19th century
Place: peru
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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, slavery, sword fight, sailboat, mother son relationship, dead rat
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: treasure hunt, disney, buried treasure, lost treasure, archaeologist, coming of age, youth, cons and scams, pirate, heroes, chase, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: horse, showdown, fast draw, gunfight, outlaw gang, small western town, cowboy, old west, violence, pistol duel, blood, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: pirate, princess, sea, captain, reward, shark, naval battle, escape, duel, navigator, heist, sailboat ...
Place: india
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 178 min.
Story: While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
Style: epic, tense, exciting, breathtaking, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, old west, civil war, greed, cowboy, gunfight, american civil war, good versus evil, gold, moral ambiguity, cons and scams, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: texas, new mexico, mexico, arizona, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 ⇓
58%
 6.8
 10K
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, humorous, suspense, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, vengeance, caper, cowboy, frame up, rivalry, revenge, gunfight, treasure hunt, horse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.7
 517
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: realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: native american, smallpox, kidnapping, hostage, graphic violence, rivalry, crimes, opposites attract, rescue, escapades, heroes, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Amongst Vultures (1964)
Genre: Adventure, Western
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: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Plot: native american, equestrian, woman with a gun, apache tribe, escapades, rivalry, gang, gangsters, heroes, music band, adventure, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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 7.0
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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: tense, realistic, rough, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, old west, wilderness, social decay, crimes, americana, violence spree, social misfits, dark hero, husband wife relationship, tough law enforcer, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1880s
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: serious, realistic, captivating, tense, retro
Plot: grizzly bear, adventure, child in peril, bear attack, hunter, farm, wilderness, family relations, small town, starting over, dangerous animal, against the odds ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: gold, native american, lieutenant, gang, settler, social relations, tough heroes, americana, old west, false accusation, small town life, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 34
Son of Zorro (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Spaghetti western styled adventure of Zorro.
Plot: tyrant, violence, sword fight, sword, swashbuckler, fight, adventure hero, dictator, cowboy, old west, gunfighter, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 82 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: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: treasure hunt, native american, treasure, lake, apache tribe, quicksand, heroes, adventure, escapades, old west, father daughter relationship, indian attack ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: native american, settler, apache tribe, betrayal, adventurer, dishonesty, rivalry, lone wolves, heroes, adventure, society, tough heroes ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Edge of the World (2021)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Biopic about Sir James Brooke, the British adventurer who became King of Sarawak in the 1840's and embarked on a lifelong crusade to end piracy and head-hunting - only to face charges of murder and piracy himself.
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: pirate, fighting the system, murder, showdown, escapades, fight for supremacy, fighting crime, fight, piracy, battles, adventure, monster ...
Time: 1930s, 19th century, victorian era, 1840s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 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: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, marshal, cynicism, ambition, squad, gang, journalism, heroes, tough law enforcer, rivalry, politics, society ...
Time: 70s
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Across the Great Divide (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two orphans set out to claim their inheritance - a 400 acre plot of land in Salem Oregon. To Do so they must cross the rugged snow covered Rocky Mountains in the year 1876.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, sentimental, humorous ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: rocky mountains, wolf, gambler, on the run, orphan, wilderness, youth, winter, inheritance, native american, brother sister relationship, survival ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 70s
Place: oregon, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, native american, nature, vigilantism, battles, heroes, wilderness, mountain, animal life, moon, tough heroes, aging ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: brutal, serious, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american attack, racism, apache, cavalry, native american, massacre, cowboy, fort, bondage, apache tribe, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: irony of fate, zorro, heroes, soldier, tyrant, secret identity, masked superhero, sword fight, sword, vigilante, love interest, warrior ...
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%