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Lonesome Dove: The Series
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: rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: americana, old west, small town life, small town, obsession, couple relations, escapades, love and romance, society, couples, post civil war, newlyweds, sheriff
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, wyoming
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Deadwood
Crime, Drama, History, Western
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Lonesome Dove
Adventure, Drama, Western
USA
384 min.
 8.8
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and rough films and TV series with plots about old west, rivalry, crimes, heroes, small town, americana and society mostly in Western, Romance and History genres. Some movies like Lonesome Dove: The Series: Bordertown (1989), How the West Was Won (1962), Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (1994), Monte Walsh (1970), Gunsmoke: The Long Ride (1993). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Bordertown
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: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: small town life, social relations, old west, small town, friendship, wooing, escapades, law enforcement, love and romance, partners, society, friends ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, usa
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How the West Was Won
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, serious, realistic, breathtaking ...
Plot: adventure, family, gunfight, civil war, american civil war, culture clash, crimes, indians, native americans, destiny, old west, beautiful scenery ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, 1860s, 1850s ...
Place: california, arizona, missouri, ohio, usa ...
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System:   93%
    User:   100%
 
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Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice
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: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
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System:   86%
    User:   98%
 
 7.1
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Monte Walsh
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: serious, bleak, realistic, emotional, gloomy ...
Plot: aging, buddies, old west, lone wolves, small town, friendship, misfit, partners, unfulfillment, friends, human nature, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
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System:   80%
    User:   68%
 
Gunsmoke: The Long Ride
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, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
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One More Train to Rob
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Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harker Flet and compatriots Timothy X. Nolan and Katy, along with three other men, steal $40,000 in money and jewelry from a California train in the gold-mining country of the 1880's. The six split up and while they are hiding out awaiting the ...
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    User:   63%
 
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Genre: Western
Country: Mexico, USA
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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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
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    User:   78%
 
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Dead Man's Walk
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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: serious, rough, epic, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddies, old west, friendship, partners, survival, friends, adventure, uninhibited rivalry, firing squad, texas ranger, tough heroes, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, mexico, new mexico, latin america, usa ...
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System:   69%
    User:   76%
 
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Cimarron Strip
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: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: lone wolves, fighting the system, hotel, forgery, couple relations, americana, society, fugitives, obsession, against the odds, corporate crimes, price of justice ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: kansas, oklahoma
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    User:   71%
 
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge
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: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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    User:   74%
 
Day of the Evil Gun
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two men on a desperate search to save a woman only one of them could have!
Style: suspenseful, serious, exciting, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: americana, murderous pair, old west, violence spree, dangerous attraction, family in danger, captive, kidnapping, missing person, chases and races, crimes, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
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System:   67%
    User:   68%
 
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Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
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Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years
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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 ...
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    User:   52%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
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Style: atmospheric, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: old west, fugitives, vengeance, bank, vigilantism, siblings relations, small town, crimes, rivalry, criminal heroes, americana, heist ...
Place: texas, usa
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    User:   51%
 
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Deadwood
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
Story: The story of the early days of Deadwood, South Dakota; woven around actual historic events with most of the main characters based on real people. Deadwood starts as a gold mining camp and gradually turns from a lawless wild-west community into an ...
Style: clever, talky, serious, rough, realistic ...
Plot: small town life, drugs/alcohol, old west, americana, small town, crimes, prostitute, rivalry, society, intrigue, sheriff, greed ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, mine
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System:   57%
    User:   57%
 
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Broken Trail
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: captivating, serious, epic, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: rescue, old west, partners, rivalry, fall in love, gang, prostitute, immigrants, corral, nephew, brothel, widow ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, wyoming, oregon
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    User:   63%
 
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Waco
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: atmospheric, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gory, gangsters, small town, lone wolves, bar, going straight, small town life, righting the wronged, crimes, clergy, on the run ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
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System:   52%
    User:   53%
 
The Last Challenge
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An upstart outlaw baits a legendary gunslinger, now a marshal in love with a saloon keeper.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: small town, mind game, crimes, old west, bar, heroes, rivalry, lone wolves, rattlesnake, poker, ambush, marshal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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System:   50%
    User:   41%
 
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Hard Ground
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 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, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
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    User:   53%
 
Black Fox: The Price of Peace
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After blaming Britt for his wife's decision to stay with the Native Americans who captured her, an abusive husband organizes a party of vigilantes to accompany him into Indian territory.
Style: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: culture clash, old west, racism, tough heroes, adventure, society, opposites attract, rescue, fall in love, americana, fish out of water, injustice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
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System:   48%
    User:   47%
 
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The Showdown
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, old west, uninhibited rivalry, small town, rivalry, gang, small town life, crimes, bar shootout, outlaw gang, cowboy, street shootout
Place: texas, usa
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System:   47%
    User:   46%
 
Django Meets Sartana
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: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: gang, partners against crime, old west, small town, crimes, dishonesty, partners, bounty hunter, arms dealing, good versus evil, tough heroes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
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System:   47%
    User:   41%
 
Another Man, Another Chance
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: starting over, couple relations, farm, old west, romance, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, immigrants, on the run, love affair, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1870s
Place: usa, france, united states
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System:   46%
    User:   48%
 
The Young Riders
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Young Riders was an American Western television series created by Ed Spielman that presents a fictionalized account of a group of young Pony Express riders based at the Sweetwater Station in the Nebraska Territory during the years leading up to ...
Style: stylized, serious, exciting, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: young heroes, friendship, old west, partners, small town, friends, power relations, buddies, boss and employee, teaching the ways of the world, americana, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1860s
Place: kansas, usa, nebraska
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System:   46%
    User:   42%
 
The Great Sioux Massacre
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Colonel Custer (Philip Carey), an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the Indians, is ousted from his post and forced into retirement. Fueled by ambition when a Senator Blaine (Don Haggerty) convinces him to run for President, Custer decides to ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, realistic, captivating
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Time: 19th century
Place: north dakota, south dakota, minnesota
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System:   45%
    User:   43%
 

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The Virginian
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: captivating, serious, realistic
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Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1880s
Place: usa, wyoming
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    User:   36%
 
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Red Fighter
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a bloody massacre vows revenge on his attackers and on the men who killed his wife.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, anti heroes, gory, small town, lone wolves, old west, vengeance, tough heroes, danger, deadly, native american, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
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