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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: rough, serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: americana, old west, small town life, obsession, small town, couple relations, escapades, love and romance, society, couples, 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, 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 Adventure genres. Some movies like Lonesome Dove: The Series: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993), Bordertown (1989), The Virginian (1962), Cimarron Strip (1967), Alias Smith and Jones (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, adventurer, hotel, adventure, old west, couple relations, small town, small town life, crimes, rivalry, social relations, mayor ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family values, doctors and patients, small town, couple relations, old west, parents and children, society, female doctor, interracial relations, american indian, children, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 177
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: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: small town life, social relations, old west, texas ranger, friendship, small town, wooing, escapades, law enforcement, love and romance, partners, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: lone wolves, americana, old west, ranch, farm, tough heroes, heroes, ego clash, against the odds, rivalry, friends, comanche indian
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 297
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: serious, exciting, realistic
Plot: lone wolves, fighting the system, hotel, u.s. marshal, forgery, couple relations, americana, society, fugitives, obsession, against the odds, corporate crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: kansas, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: semi serious, humorous, realistic
Plot: buddies, going straight, old west, outlaw, crimes, partners, friends, hidden identity, escapades, disorder, pardon, wanted
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Plot: desert, clergy, small town, old west, couple relations, death row, small town life, crimes, deadly, social relations, arizona territory, prison ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: atmospheric, serious, realistic
Plot: starting over, couple relations, old west, farm, romance, love triangle, fall in love, love and romance, immigrants, on the run, love affair, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century
Place: france, usa, united states
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 4.7
 291
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, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: lone wolves, old west, orphan, farm, tough heroes, heroes, parents and children, crimes, rivalry, family relations
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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 721
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: semi serious, realistic
Plot: adoption, rising to stardom, couple relations, adventure, old west, parents and children, cinderella story, injustice, americana, family relations, prostitute, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: rough, serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: crimes, heroes, reenactment, old west, law enforcement, criminal heroes, bounty hunter, tough law enforcer, track down, chases and races, gun, arizona territory ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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: serious, exciting, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, old west, false accusation, tough heroes, adventure, chases and races, escapades, bounty hunter, americana, frame up, mistaken identity, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: serious, suspenseful, psychological, rough, realistic
Plot: memory loss, assassination, hypnosis, mystery, resurrection, u.s. army, post civil war, life is a bitch, missing person, chases and races, deadly, u.s. civil war ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 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: captivating, serious, epic, realistic, sincere ...
Plot: cowboy, old west, brothel, widow, corral, nephew, gang, prostitute, rescue, partners, rivalry, fall in love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, realistic, touching
Plot: survival, small town life, old west, cowboy and outlaw, power struggle, american history, small town, heroes, danger, rivalry, social relations, racism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: gang, old west, partners against crime, small town, crimes, dishonesty, partners, bounty hunter, arms dealing, good versus evil, tough heroes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.1
 84
The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, old west, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, small town, gang, small town life, crimes, bar shootout, cowboy, outlaw gang, street shootout
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, obsessive quest, vengeance, price of justice, adventure, chases and races, law enforcement, rivalry, buddies, gang, americana, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: small town, vengeance, crimes, old west, rivalry, gang, good versus evil, heroes, street shootout, mexican, mexican border
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 7.8
 1K
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: serious, epic, rough, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, american civil war, lone wolves, adventure, vigilantism, old west, siblings relations, escapades, rivalry, homecoming, criminal heroes, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: tennessee, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: cattle, uninhibited rivalry, old west, rivalry, hitman, chases and races, crimes, heroes, state affairs, wiretap, held at gunpoint, bartender ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, captivating, realistic
Plot: ranch, family life, family relations, old west, farm, single parent, crumbling marriage, starting over, parents and children, siblings relations, family business, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, bounty hunter, old west, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, heroes, revenge, murder, street shootout, gunfighter
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 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, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, mexican, old west, chases and races, crimes, rivalry, fugitives, gang, manhunt, love triangle, escapades, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, gunslinger, small town, crimes, rivalry, ranch, going straight, starting over, danger, heroes, hopes, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 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, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, criminal heroes, small town, gangsters, lone wolves, bar, going straight, small town life, righting the wronged, crimes, clergy, on the run ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 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: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gang, tough heroes, crimes, heroes, lone wolves, chases and races, escapades, horse, kiss, gunfight, ferry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: serious, epic, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: firing squad, texas ranger, survival, expedition, buddies, old west, friendship, partners, adventure, friends, uninhibited rivalry, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, mexico, new mexico, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: investigation, small town, witnessing a crime, old west, murder, deadly, heroes, tough heroes, crimes, chase, rage, coffin ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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: exciting, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: native american white relationships, culture clash, racism, old west, adventure, tough heroes, society, opposites attract, rescue, fall in love, americana, fish out of water ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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