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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.
TV show
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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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about old west, rivalry, crimes, heroes, small town, escapades and society 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.
TV show
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, serious, realistic, medical drama
Audience: family outing
Plot: family values, doctors and patients, female doctor, old west, small town, couple relations, parents and children, society, interracial relations, children, female protagonist, american indian ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, usa
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Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
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: serious, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, small town life, rivalry, adventure, crimes, adventurer, small town, hotel, couple relations, social relations, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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Bordertown (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: France, Canada, USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
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, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, law enforcement, love and romance, small town life, wooing, friendship, small town, society, partners, escapades, friends, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Virginian (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
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
Plot: old west, americana, against the odds, tough heroes, farm, friends, rivalry, lone wolves, heroes, ego clash, ranch, comanche indian ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1960s, 60s, 70s ...
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Cimarron Strip (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
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: price of justice, hotel, forgery, escapades, crimes, against the odds, dishonesty, society, americana, fighting the system, heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: kansas, oklahoma
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48%
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Buffalo Girls (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
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, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: old west, adoption, friendship, parents and children, injustice, family relations, hopes, life is a bitch, love and romance, rising to stardom, adventure, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, britain, london, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Alias Smith and Jones (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: old west, buddies, wanted, disorder, friends, pardon, crimes, going straight, partners, escapades, hidden identity, criminal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, wyoming
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41%
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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: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, crimes, old west, family relations, farm, uncover truth, danger, graphic violence, orphan, parents and children, heroes, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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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: atmospheric, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: desert, couple relations, small town life, old west, clergy, deadly, small town, social relations, crimes, prison, death row, yuma territorial prison ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Strange Empire (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, touching, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, small town life, power struggle, strong female presence, survival, small town, danger, woman, rivalry, social relations, heroes, usa history ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Broken Trail (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
TV show
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: sincere, captivating, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, native americans, gang, brothel, prostitute, fall in love, nephew, protector, danger, rescue, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, san francisco, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, renegades, wanted, tough heroes, old west, mistaken identity, frame up, false accusation, americana, chases and races, law enforcement, bounty hunter ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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Gunslingers (2014)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
TV show
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: serious, realistic, captivating, rough
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, law enforcement, crimes, track down, heroes, criminal heroes, chases and races, reenactment, gunslinger, tough law enforcer, territory ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Sacketts (1979)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
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: serious, realistic, saga, rough, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, american civil war, siblings relations, vigilantism, old west, homecoming, partners, cards, fight for supremacy, family feud, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: tennessee, santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
TV show
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: realistic, serious, rough, touching, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: expedition, survival, firing squad, texas ranger, cowboy, heroes, buddies, adventure, rivalry, danger, escapades, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Black Fox: The Price of Peace (1995)
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: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: tough heroes, society, crimes, adventure, opposites attract, heroes, americana, fish out of water, fall in love, culture clash, rescue, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: small town, vengeance, old west, gang, crimes, rivalry, heroes, good versus evil, street shootout, mexican, u.s. mexico border, mexican border
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ 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: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: heroes, bounty hunter, partners, dishonesty, corrupted ruler, gang, good versus evil, partners against crime, crimes, arms dealing, old west, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, captivating, sentimental, saga
Plot: old west, ranch, hopes, family relations, single parent, family life, crumbling marriage, farm, starting over, family business, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shoulder holster, on the run, deadly, criminal heroes, clergy, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, lone wolves, gangsters, heroes, going straight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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, realistic, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, gang, escapades, chases and races, crimes, love and romance, rivalry, manhunt, fugitives, love triangle, old west, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ 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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rivalry, americana, vengeance, price of justice, escapades, obsessive quest, chases and races, buddies, gang, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Love Takes Wing (2009)
Genre: Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Belinda Simpson is now a doctor in a small Missouri town where an unknown plague is spreading fear and resentment amoung the townspeople. One local resident thinks the illness was spread from the town orphanage and wants to see it shut down. Belinda ...
Style: uplifting, touching, sentimental, serious, emotional ...
Plot: love and romance, love affair, plague, old west, romance, small town life, fall in love, small town, friendship, child illness, doctors and patients, feminism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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Little House on the Prairie (1974)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Little House on the Prairie is an American Western drama television series, starring Michael Landon, Melissa Gilbert, and Karen Grassle, about a family living on a farm in Walnut Grove, Minnesota, in the 1870s and 1880s.
Style: sentimental, touching, feel good, sincere, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: farm, americana, small town, parents and children, family relations, family, love and romance, small town life, romance, family life, teachers and students, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1800s, 1880s
Place: minnesota, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
How the West Was Won (1962)
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, intense ...
Plot: old west, wilderness, gold, attempted murder, small town, criminal, native american, outlaw, frontier, adventure, family, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s ...
Place: california, missouri, ohio, arizona, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, crimes, small town, old west, cowboy, u.s. marshal, danger, murder, moving, lone wolves, uninhibited rivalry ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Big Valley (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, society, family business, family life, cult, family in crisis, parents and children, family relations, estrangement, injustice, social relations, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
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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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, tough heroes, graphic violence, lone wolves, crimes, escapades, heroes, gang, chases and races, sheriff, river, cowboy boots ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, sonora, arizona, mexico
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The Young Riders (1989)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
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, realistic, exciting, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, friends, native americans, power relations, temperamental, lifestyle, partners, boss and employee, americana, old west, teaching the ways of the world, small town ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, 1860s
Place: kansas, usa, nebraska
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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: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, small town, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, murder, danger, strong female presence, heroes, chases and races, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
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