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Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)
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Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Set in the small western town of Curtis Wells, Lonesome Dove: The Series follows first the romance and later the marriage of Newt Call and Hannah Peale, and the obsession that Clay Mosby, who owns most of the town, has with young Hannah, who looks remarkably like his late wife, Mary. In addition to the talented regular Canadian cast of Scott Bairstow, Christianne Hirt, and Eric McCormack, the show also featured the recurring players of Dennis Weaver as legend Buffalo Bill Cody, Diahann Carroll as innkeeper and widow Ida Grayson, Paul Johansson as newspaperman and family member Austin Peale, and Paul Le Mat as Hannah's father and the editor of the local paper.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, obsession, couple relations, love and romance, society, couples, small town life, small town, escapades, americana, sheriff, newlyweds, post civil war
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, wyoming

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Most similar movies to Lonesome Dove: The Series

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films and TV series with plots about old west, crimes, rivalry, heroes, small town, escapades and street shootout mostly in Western, Drama and Family genres. Some movies like Lonesome Dove: The Series: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993), Bordertown (1989), The Virginian (1962), Cimarron Strip (1967), Buffalo Girls (1995). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman is an American Western drama series created by Beth Sullivan and starring Jane Seymour who plays Dr. Michaela "Mike" Quinn, a physician who leaves Boston in search of adventure in the American West and who settles ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: doctors and patients, family values, old west, female doctor, small town, society, parents and children, couple relations, interracial relations, american indian, female protagonist, children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, medical school
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100%
Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
Story: "Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years" begins two years after the end of "Lonesome Dove". After two years spent bounty hunting, womanizing, and drinking away the painful memories of his late wife, Hannah, Newt Call returns to town to ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, adventurer, small town life, adventure, crimes, couple relations, hotel, small town, social relations, rivalry, mayor ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Bordertown (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Bordertown is a television western-drama series that aired from 1989 to 1991. It depicts the town formerly known as Pemmican that was later renamed Bordertown when the western border between the United States and Canada was surveyed in 1880, ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: love and romance, escapades, society, friends, social relations, friendship, small town, old west, small town life, wooing, partners, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Virginian (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The Virginian is an American Western television series starring James Drury and Doug McClure, which aired on NBC from 1962 to 1971 for a total of 249 episodes. It was a spin-off from a 1958 summer series called Decision. Filmed in color, The ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: farm, old west, tough heroes, friends, ego clash, against the odds, heroes, lone wolves, rivalry, americana, ranch, comanche indian
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Cimarron Strip (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Cimarron Strip is an American Western television series that aired on CBS from September 1967 to March 1968. Starring Stuart Whitman as Marshal Jim Crown, the series was produced by the creators of Gunsmoke. Reruns of the original show were aired in ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious
Plot: against the odds, righting the wronged, americana, rebellion, dishonesty, fighting the system, heroes, obsession, hotel, rivalry, forgery, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: kansas, oklahoma
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43%
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Buffalo Girls (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: Wild. Untamed. Legendary. In this made-for-tv movie, Buffalo Girls celebrates the bold escapades of tough-talking Calamity Jane Canary and her illustrious cohorts. It's the waning days of the Wild West and Jane, the rough 'n' rugged ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, sentimental, rough ...
Plot: adoption, friendship, old west, injustice, family relations, hopes, parents and children, rising to stardom, adventure, life is a bitch, couple relations, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Alias Smith and Jones (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Alias Smith and Jones is an American Western series that originally aired on ABC from 1971 to 1973. It stars Pete Duel as Hannibal Heyes and Ben Murphy as Jedediah "Kid" Curry, a pair of cousin outlaws trying to reform. The governor offers ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Plot: going straight, buddies, disorder, partners, old west, pardon, friends, hidden identity, wanted, crimes, escapades, outlaw
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Another Man, Another Chance (1977)
Genre: Western
Country: France, USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Claude Lelouch's Another Man, Another Chance begins in France in 1870. Napoleon III has just lost the war against Prussia and left the country in poverty. Young Jeanne (Genevieve Bujold) falls in love with photographer Francis (Francis ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: old west, love affair, solitary, couples, starting over, farm, romance, couple relations, immigrants, on the run, love triangle, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century
Place: france, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Gunfight at Yuma (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Seven Years after his wife's murder and the events that changed his life, Caleb Williams has become a gunfighter known as The Tailor.
Style: tense, atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: desert, crimes, couple relations, old west, social relations, small town, clergy, death row, small town life, deadly, prison, arizona territory ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: rivalry, farm, family relations, tough heroes, heroes, parents and children, crimes, lone wolves, old west, orphan
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.7
 167
Gunslingers (2014)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Story: American Heroes Channel's new series Gunslingers reveals the infamous tales of survival and courage from the Wild West. Exposing little-known facts about America’s first villains and heroes, the six-part series features the stories of Wyatt ...
Style: realistic, captivating, rough, serious
Plot: chases and races, tough law enforcer, crimes, criminal heroes, heroes, track down, law enforcement, bounty hunter, old west, reenactment, arizona territory, billy the kid ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough heroes, renegades, false accusation, wanted, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry, chase, americana, escapades, adventure, frame up ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Strange Empire (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Set in 1869 Alberta-Montana border country, “Strange Empire” is a Western whose heroes are women. With most of their men gone, and those who remain battling for control, the women struggle to survive, to find their independence, and to build a ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, touching, realistic
Plot: small town, danger, heroes, small town life, rivalry, social relations, old west, survival, power struggle, american history, cowboy and outlaw, racism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Lazarus Man (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Lazarus Man is an American Western television series produced by Castle Rock Entertainment which first aired on January 20, 1996, and ended on November 9, 1996. Starring Robert Urich as the title character, The Lazarus Man debuted on Turner ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, psychological, rough
Plot: memory loss, assassination, hypnosis, deadly, missing person, mystery, chases and races, life is a bitch, post civil war, u.s. army, resurrection, man with no name ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, lone wolves, gang, old west, small town life, small town, street shootout, bar shootout, outlaw gang, cowboy
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.8
 5K
Broken Trail (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Broken Trail is a 2006 Western miniseries directed by Walter Hill and starring Robert Duvall and Thomas Haden Church. Written by Alan Geoffrion, who also wrote the novel, the story is about an aging cowboy and his nephew who transport 500 horses ...
Style: realistic, epic, captivating, tense, emotional ...
Plot: cowboy, prostitute, corral, nephew, widow, brothel, old west, gang, chases and races, escapades, native americans, horse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: corrupted ruler, partners against crime, arms dealing, crimes, good versus evil, small town, bounty hunter, gang, old west, heroes, dishonesty, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, law enforcement, buddies, partners, gang, vengeance, chases and races, escapades, adventure, price of justice, rivalry, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough
Plot: small town, vengeance, good versus evil, old west, gang, rivalry, heroes, crimes, mexican, street shootout, mexican border, u.s. mexico border
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 7.8
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The Sacketts (1979)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Two part TV adaptation of Louis L'Amour's third novel in the Sackett series. The story follows the three Sackett brothers out west from their Tennessee home. Along the way the oldest, Tell, prospects for gold, while the two younger Orin ...
Style: realistic, epic, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, siblings relations, family feud, partners, cards, adventure, criminal heroes, gang, old west, american civil war, homecoming, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: tennessee, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.5
 427
The Ugly Ones (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Escaped outlaw Jose Gomez returns to his home town pursued by bounty killer Luke Chilson. The towns people protect Gomez, unaware, at first, that he is now a changed and dangerous man.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, mexican, love and romance, chases and races, escapades, fugitives, love triangle, crimes, rivalry, gang, old west, manhunt ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 4.1
 991
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, small town, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, old west, heroes, vengeance, gunfighter, street shootout, murder, revenge
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 319
Cattle King (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: President Arthur helps a rich rancher (Robert Taylor) fight advocates of open grazing in the Territory of Wyoming.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: cattle, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, state affairs, chases and races, heroes, wiretap, hitman, rivalry, old west, death of loved one, president ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The High Chaparral is an American Western-themed television series starring Leif Erickson and Cameron Mitchell which aired on NBC from 1967 to 1971. The series, made by Xanadu Productions in association with NBC Productions, was created by David ...
Style: serious, sentimental, realistic, captivating
Plot: ranch, single parent, farm, family relations, old west, family business, starting over, hopes, parents and children, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, family life ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.7
 203
Waco (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Preacher Sam Stone and his new beautiful wife Jill stand by the grave of Sheriff Billy Kelly, who died trying to bring law-and-order to Emporia, Wyoming. Among the mourners are businessman George Gates, mayor Ned West and his daughter Patricia. The ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, chaos and mayhem, lone wolves, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, clergy, alcohol abuse, bar, rivalry, on the run, hitman ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
Story: Dead man's Walk is the beginning of the Lonesome Dove Saga. Gus McCrae and Woodrow Call are just starting out in the Texas Rangers and have no idea of what they are doing for Call it's Duty above all else. For Gus it's the thrill of ...
Style: rough, touching, epic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: expedition, survival, texas ranger, firing squad, old west, cowboy, friends, danger, partners, heroes, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, new mexico, mexico, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.3
 1K
Barquero (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jake Remy leads a gang of outlaw cutthroats making their escape toward Mexico from a successful robbery. Barring their way is a river--crossable only by means of a ferry barge. The barge operator, Travis, refuses to be bullied into providing ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, heroes, lone wolves, crimes, chases and races, escapades, tough heroes, gang, street shootout, boat, musket, carbine ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Big Valley (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Big Valley is an American western television series which ran on ABC from September 15, 1965, to May 19, 1969. The show stars Barbara Stanwyck, as the widow of a wealthy nineteenth century California rancher. It was created by A.I. Bezzerides ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: siblings relations, cult, society, parents and children, family in crisis, righting the wronged, social relations, family relations, estrangement, family business, injustice, family life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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: cynical, exciting, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, old west, tough heroes, murder, small town, heroes, deadly, crimes, witnessing a crime, coffin, chase, rage ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Heaven with a Gun (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Glenn Ford plays Jim Killian, a preacher who arrives in a town divided between cattlemen and sheep herders. But Killian isn't just any preacher. He is a former fast gun who has set upon a different path.
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: small town, old west, gunslinger, rivalry, danger, going straight, heroes, starting over, society, crimes, hopes, ranch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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