Movies like The Scalphunters

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The Scalphunters (1968)
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The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to get his property back and follows them. Before he can do anything, the Indians are raided themselves by a group of scalphunters under the greedy Howie. Not only the hides, but also Joseph falls into their hands. Now Joe follows them alone and tries to trick the numerical superior group out of his hides
Style: cult film, humorous, offbeat, realistic, cynical, witty, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, heroes, interracial relations, chase, satire, scalp, crimes, vengeance, gang, friendship, friends, politics, partners, self discovery, anti hero, on the run, track down, fugitives, society, chases and races, buddies, opposites attract, criminal heroes, lone wolves, nothing goes right ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, australia, latin america

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and exciting films with plots about heroes, rivalry, crimes, gunfight, buddies, partners and cowboy mostly in Western, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like The Scalphunters: Bandidas (2006), The Hallelujah Trail (1965), Boot Hill (1969), Sam Whiskey (1969), Lightning Jack (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bandidas (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Western
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.
Style: sexy, humorous, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, girls' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: women, partners, bank robbery, friendship, on the run, chase, society, unlikely criminals, revenge, track down, crimes, bank vault ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Hallelujah Trail (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the valuable cargo.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, 70mm film, epic
Plot: wagon train, quicksand, native american, adventure, buddies, escapades, lone wolves, crimes, unlikely partners, misfit, society, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
 5.7
 3K
Boot Hill (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers
Style: exciting, humorous, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, small town, social relations, friends, good versus evil, buddies, lone wolves, escapades, partners, gang, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 5.9
 1K
Sam Whiskey (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam Whiskey is an all-round talent, but when the attractive widow Laura offers him a job, he hesitates: he shall salvage gold bars, which Laura's dead husband stole recently, from a sunken ship and secretly bring them back to the mint before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: heist, heroes, elderly, romance, adventurer, bounty hunter, bank, treasure hunt, curses spells and rituals, chaos and mayhem, cons and scams, escapades ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa, arizona, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, crime gone awry, gang, chases and races, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Classic comedic western, Captain Oren Hayes of the Texas Rangers takes a break to visit his daughter in a neighboring town. When he arrives he find's his daughter Hannah's husband Jeff is running for Mayor against a corrupt town boss, Nard ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, aging, texas ranger, vengeance, friendship, heist, americana, friends, golden years, buddies, journalism, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, oklahoma, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.5
 67K
Three Amigos (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: parody, heroes, village, rescue, actor, farce, fish out of water, friendship, danger, gang, dishonesty, buddies ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
It Can Be Done Amigo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An outspoken boy and a gunfighter-pimp save a drifter's life from hanging. The boy's uncle dies, leaving a house and some dry, useless land to the boy. The dying uncle has obtained the drifter's promise to help the boy get what is ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, bar fight, farce, drifter, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, heroes, chases and races, bounty hunter, crimes, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 5.8
 2K
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: rough, serious, realistic, cult film, psychotronic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: frame up, gang, heroes, gunfight, gun, rivalry, leadership, chases and races, aging, lone wolves, tough heroes, righting the wronged ...
Time: 60s
Place: sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marshal Flagg, an aging lawman about to be retired, hears that his old nemesis, the outlaw McKaye, is back in the area and planning a robbery. Riding out to hunt down McKaye, Flagg is captured by McKaye's gang and finds out that McKaye is no ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, criminal, outlaw, crimes, obsessive quest, golden years, on the run, aging, rivalry, buddies, criminal heroes, elderly ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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 ⇓
47%
 5.6
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Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, bounty hunter, heist, desert, criminal, outlaw, apache, crimes, chase, buddies, adventure, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.3
 1K
Waterhole #3 (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: James Coburn is a con man and grifter who comes across a map that leads to a fortune in stolen US Army gold. Carroll O'Connor is the crooked sheriff who stays on Coburn's tail.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, gold, sheriff, rivalry, criminal heroes, partners, adventurer, crime gone awry, lone wolves, soldier, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Rustlers' Rhapsody (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While the audience watches a black and white horse opera, a narrator's voice wonders what such a movie would be like today. Rex O'Herlehan, The Singing Cowboy, finds himself in color and enters a cliche ridden town, in which the evil ...
Style: humorous, semi serious
Plot: parody, satire, singing cowboy, misfit, rescue, partners, crimes, americana, small town life, small town, mistaken identity, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
There Was a Crooked Man... (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Charismatic criminal Paris Pitman ends up in jail, then attempts to escape the prison of warden Lopeman.
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, witty, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, chase, betrayal, escape, warden, criminal, leadership, gang, chases and races, anti heroes, gays and lesbians, fugitives ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, europe, france, usa, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: cult film, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, farce, parody, heroes, bar fight, small town, identity theft, mormon, false identity, cowboy, brother, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: yuma arizona, arizona, california, texas, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 7.7
 124K
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, light, talky ...
Plot: cowboy, parody, small town, interracial relations, ceremony, african american, farce, desert, sheriff, misfit, old west, odd couple ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 70s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Cry Blood, Apache (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Telling the story of his early life in flashback, a former prospector (Joel McCrea, with flashback sequences featuring son Jody) explains his brutal massacre of a tribe of Indians. The only survivor (Marie Gahua) agrees to lead him to a secret gold ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, apache, crimes, golden years, deadly, investigation, escapades, opposites attract, rescue, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter Brennan is back as the clever and funny over the hill Texas Ranger Nash Crawford. This time the gang must face corruption in their own home town. The gang put their heads together to clean up their town, take back the rule of law and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, chases and races, journalism, friends, murder, alcohol abuse, friendship, old west, vengeance, americana, heist, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Lust in the Dust (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A group of unscrupulous characters seek buried treasure in the old west.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, psychotronic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, hitman, social relations, silly humor, obsessive quest, partners, buddies, disorder, righting the wronged, friends, unlikely partners, prostitute ...
Time: 80s
Place: latin america, chile, ireland, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Skin Game (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Quincy Drew (Garner) and Jason O'Rourke (Gossett) travel from town to town in the south of the United States during the slavery era. Drew claims to be a down-on-his-luck slave owner who is selling O'Rourke as a slave. Quincy gets the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: interracial relations, rescue, con artists, slave, dishonesty, criminal heroes, chases and races, crimes, unlikely partners, misfit, righting the wronged, friends ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: kansas, missouri, usa, texas, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 663
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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, bank, small town life, vigilantism, friendship, heist, crimes, old west, battle zone, small town, redemption, farm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Straight to Hell (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers with a suitcase full of money go to the desert to hide out. After burying the loot, they find their way to a surreal town full of cowboys who drink an awful lot of coffee.
Style: witty, offbeat, humorous, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, on the run, crime gone awry, rivalry, chase, heroes, crimes, criminal heroes, deadly, chases and races, nothing goes right, unlikely criminals ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 6.5
 1K
Wild Rovers (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Ross Bodine and Frank Post are cowhands on Walt Buckman's R-Bar-R ranch. Bodine is older and broods a bit about how he will get along when he's too old to cowboy. Post is young and rambunctious and ambitious for a better life than ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female gunfighter, ranch, anti heroes, heroes, friendship, vengeance, heist, bank, animal life, tough heroes, fugitives, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, serious, realistic, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, kidnapping, memory loss, vigilantism, americana, missing person, woman in danger, prostitute, escapades, golden years, rescue, partners ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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 ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, cult film
Plot: vigilantism, heroes, redemption, cattle, horse and wagon, frontier justice, whistling, cons and scams, americana, on the road, forbidden love, fish out of water ...
Time: victorian, 19th century, 1880s
Place: texas, england, europe, usa, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 5.6
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4 for Texas (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Frank Sinatra plays a tough guy who hooks up with fellow rat packer Dean Martin to open a casino in this western.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, casino, chase, gang, partners, crimes, criminal heroes, love and romance, criminal's revenge, lone wolves, gangsters, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.1
 73
Six Gun (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When three cowboys show up dead, Tommy, a hard-drinking, retired bounty hunter whose ranch is on the brink for foreclosure, must saddle up one more time to stop the bandit and collect a ransom. Prepare yourself to go back in time to the real old ...
Style: tense, captivating, suspense, semi serious, serious ...
Plot: bounty hunter, danger, rivalry, old west, track down, crimes, retired, cowboys and outlaws, gunfight, arrest, horse, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, not serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: parody, gunfight, old west, western town, mayor, anti heroes, anti hero, gang, danger, heroes, lone wolves, goofy hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Valdez Is Coming (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, cynical, tense ...
Plot: racism, one man army, murder, love and romance, lone wolves, heroes, crimes, deadly, society, dishonesty, rivalry, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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