Movies like Sky Bandits

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Sky Bandits (1986)
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Sky Bandits (1986)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A pair of old west cowboys become fighter pilots in World War I.
Plot: aviation, cowboy, superhero, zeppelin, airplane, bank robbery, old west, world war one, army, friendship, pilot, bank robber, bank, sheriff, aerial combat, car, steampunk, trench, old car
Time: 1910s
Place: france

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Most similar movies to Sky Bandits

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about friendship, battles, escapades, adventure, heroes, soldier and chase mostly in Action, Adventure and Western genres. Some movies like Sky Bandits: The Red Baron (2008), Zeppelin (1971), Aces High (1976), She Came To The Valley (1979), Flyboys (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Adventures of Young Indiana Jones: Attack of the Hawkmen (1995)
Genre: Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Indiana Jones transfers from the Belgian army to the French intelligence service, where his first assignment is as a reconnaissance photographer for the 124th Squadron, a group of volunteer American pilots in the French army. When his plane is shot ...
Plot: world war one, archaeologist, fighter pilot, adventurer, airplane, pilot, aerial combat, fighter plane, fedora, leather jacket
Time: 1910s
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95%
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The Red Baron (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Romance, War
Country: Germany, UK
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Richthofen goes off to war like thousands of other men. As fighter pilots, they become cult heroes for the soldiers on the battlefields. Marked by sportsmanlike conduct, technical exactitude and knightly propriety, they have their own code of ...
Style: emotional, serious, exciting, captivating, sincere ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war one, airplane, aviation, war, soldier, rise to the top, romance, fall in love, unfulfillment, heroes, military life, tragic love ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: germany, europe, belgium, france, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.1
 1K
Zeppelin (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: UK
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The outbreak of World War I places Scots officer Geoffrey Richter-Douglas in an uncomfortable position. Although his allegiance is to Britain, his mother was from an aristocratic Bavarian family, and he spent his summers in Germany as a child. When ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, zeppelin, war, aviation, airplane, fighter plane, undercover, escapades, military, heroes, espionage, adventurer ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: scotland, germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 6.5
 3K
Aces High (1976)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, France
Duration: 114 min.
Story: The first World War is in its third year and aerial combat above the Western Front is consuming the nation's favored children at an appalling rate. By early 1917, the average life-span of a British pilot is less than a fortnight. Such losses ...
Style: realistic, serious, bleak, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: world war one, fighter pilot, aviation, aerial combat, fighter plane, british military, british empire, dying young, pilot, luftwaffe, world war two, soldier ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, 20th century
Place: england, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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She Came To The Valley (1979)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Based on the book by Cleo Dawson, this film follows the struggle of a female settler as she becomes involved in a political conflict during the Spanish-American War.
Plot: mexican revolution, battles, horse, combat, van, male female relationship, arson, world war one, cowboy, mexican, african american, camp ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 6.5
 43K
Flyboys (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: The adventures of the Lafayette Escadrille, young Americans who volunteered for the French military before the U.S. entered World War I, and became the country's first fighter pilots.
Style: exciting, realistic, factual, harsh, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: war, world war one, aerial combat, airplane, aviation, adventure, german, vengeance, biplane, fighter pilot, military, fight scenes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.9
 84K
The Wild Bunch (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Aging outlaw Pike Bishop (William Holden) prepares to retire after one final robbery. Joined by his gang, which includes Dutch Engstrom (Ernest Borgnine) and brothers Lyle (Warren Oates) and Tector Gorch (Ben Johnson), Bishop discovers the heist is ...
Style: disturbing, bloody, brutal, epic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gunfight, mexican revolution, friendship, on the run, heist, robbery, violent, bounty hunter, gangsters, civil war, chase ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: texas, arizona, mexico, latin america, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
 234K
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, buddy comedy, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: horse, texas ranger, native american, indians, superhero, adventure, cowboy, disney, escape, old west, corruption, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 20th century, 1860s, 1930s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Bite the Bullet (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, a newspaper organizes an endurance horse race : 700 miles to run in a few days. 9 adventurers are competing, among them a woman, Miss Jones, a Mexican, an Englishman, a young cow-boy, an old one and two friends, ...
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: horse, friendship, adventure, endurance, rivalry, contests and competitions, old west, unlikely partners, horse race, civil war, ex prostitute, chase ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the young Texas Ranger, John Reid, is the sole survivor of an ambush arranged by the militaristic outlaw leader, Butch Cavendich, he is rescued by an old childhood Comanche friend, Tonto. When he recovers from his wounds, he dedicates his life ...
Style: romantic, humorous, twists and turns, stylized, intense ...
Plot: superhero, texas ranger, heroes, crimes, adventure, murder, justice, violence, horse, masked hero, western hero, man with no name ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1870s, 1860s
Place: texas, california, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 3.9
 734
Wolf Hound (2022)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Inspired by the real-life German special operations unit KG 200 that shot down, repaired, and flew Allied aircraft as Trojan horses, "Wolf Hound" takes place in 1944 German-occupied France and follows the daring exploits of Jewish-American ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, psychological, exciting ...
Plot: world war two, vengeance, aviator, heroes, heroism, co pilot, society, murder, airplane, courage, peril, pilot ...
Time: 1940s
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 13K
Bad Girls (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four former harlots try to leave the wild west (Colorado, to be exact) and head north to make a better life for themselves. Unfortunately someone from Cody's past won't let it happen that easily.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, road movie, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: old west, female protagonist, prostitution, prostitute, gang rape, ranch, brothel, cowgirl, revenge, blonde, fast draw, on the run ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: texas, new orleans, usa, colorado, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.5
 10K
Blackthorn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Spain, France, Bolivia, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorne) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike.
Style: exciting, realistic, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: manhunt, friendship, native, on the run, one last chance, criminal heroes, crimes, partners, heist, friendship between men, civil war, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: bolivia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.0
 3K
100 Rifles (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: When half-breed Indian Yaqui Joe robs an Arizona bank, he is pursued by dogged lawman Lyedecker. Fleeing to Mexico, Joe is imprisoned by General Verdugo, who is waging a war against the Yaqui Indians. When Lyedecker attempts to intervene, he is ...
Style: political, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, train, ambush, native american, cowboy, interracial romance, lust, revolutionary, african american, diversion, woman with a gun, battles ...
Time: 1910s, 60s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, usa, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 62K
Young Guns (1988)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor. But when Billy takes their authority too far, they become the hunted.
Style: stylized, suspense, harsh, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: cowboy, old west, billy the kid, chase, gunfight, cowboys and outlaws, brutality, adventure, bounty hunter, civil war, gangsters, gang ...
Time: 1870s, 80s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, california, texas, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Lost Battalion (2001)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: Luxembourg, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Fact-based war drama about an American battalion of over 500 men which gets trapped behind enemy lines in the Argonne Forest in October 1918 France during the closing weeks of World War I. Based on a true story, The Lost Battalion is set in 1918 ...
Style: serious, rough, bleak, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, war, survival, military, military life, leadership, heroes, soldier, heroic mission, battle zone, trench warfare, siege ...
Time: 1910s, year 1918, 20th century
Place: france, europe
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
Shout at the Devil (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance, War
Country: UK
Duration: 150 min.
Story: During World War One an English adventurer, an American elephant poacher and the latter's attractive young daughter, set out to destroy a German battle-cruiser which is awaiting repairs in an inlet just off Zanzibar. The story is based on a ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, revenge, husband wife relationship, loss of child, father in law son in law relationship, woman with a gun, battleship, adventurer, military, ship, poacher, tough heroes ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
White Fang to the Rescue (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set at the end of the 19th century in Canada's gold rush Klondike area, wolf-dog White Fang teams up with a prospector when his master is killed. Together they try to avenge his death.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: kids, family outing
Plot: dog, kidnapping, animal life, friends, old west, wilderness, friendship, vengeance, escapades, heroes, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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 6.5
 36K
Young Guns II (1990)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Only three of the original five "young guns" -- Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) -- return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the story of Billy the Kid and his ...
Style: harsh, entertaining, factual, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, cowboy, gang, billy the kid, bounty hunter, friendship, betrayal, vengeance, gangsters, gunfight, runaway ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico, las vegas, arkansas, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: Ireland, UK, Germany, USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A bet pits a British inventor, a Chinese thief and a French artist on a worldwide adventure that they can circle the globe in 80 days.
Style: humorous, entertaining, feel good, exciting, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, kids
Plot: steampunk, adventure, martial arts, inventor, scientist, journey, disney, on the road, chase, wager, around the world, race against time ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1890s, year 2004, 2000s ...
Place: paris france, china, san francisco, london, istanbul turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Professionals (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred ...
Style: dramatic, light, melancholic, compassionate, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, mexican revolution, kidnapping, mercenary, female nudity, chase, adventure, horse, cowboy, gunfight, train, adaptation ...
Time: 60s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, california, texas, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
At Home Among Strangers, a Stranger Among His Own (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Following the Russian Civil War, a loyal Red, Shilov, must prove he is at home among strangers as he attempts to recapture a shipment of gold that he was supposed to deliver to Moscow. Needed as a means of buying food for the people, the gold Shilov ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: russian civil war, false accusation, mole, gypsy, gang, escapades, officer, patriotism, frame up, conscience, friendship, train robbery ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
The Five Man Army (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set during the Mexican Revolution, a man known only as "The Dutchman" has a plan, and brings in four of his old acquaintences, including an old army buddy and a silent Japanese swordsman, to help him out by promising a $1000 reward if it ...
Plot: mexican revolution, samurai, cowboy, battles, kung fu, gunfight, martial arts, fort, peasant army, card playing, army, combat ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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The Undefeated (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After the Civil War, ex-Union Colonel John Henry Thomas and ex-Confederate Colonel James Langdon are leading two disparate groups of people through strife-torn Mexico. John Henry and company are bringing horses to the unpopular Mexican government ...
Style: tense, melancholic, harsh, talky, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, civil war, revolution, mexican revolution, friendship, adventure, desert, horse, gunfight, camp, betrayal, cavalry ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century, 80s
Place: mexico, california, los angeles, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: suspense, intense, harsh, exciting, tense ...
Plot: bounty hunter, dark hero, good versus evil, revenge, duel, small town, murder, showdown, corruption, battlefield, violence, deception ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1870s
Place: california, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1870s Texas, a ruthless bounty hunter and an Irish desperado flee the law with a young criminal claiming to possess a treasure more valuable than gold. Crossing paths with some of the West’s most notorious figures, the three outlaws fight for ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, unlikely partners, on the run, escapades, crimes, bounty hunter, partners, friendship, old west, conspiracy, civil war, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 8.2
 565K
1917 (2019)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: UK, USA, India, Spain
Duration: 119 min.
Story: At the height of the First World War, two young British soldiers, Schofield and Blake are given a seemingly impossible mission. In a race against time, they must cross enemy territory and deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds ...
Style: suspense, realistic, rough, captivating, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, trench warfare, race against time, british army, british soldier, death, military, soldier, survival, battlefield, dangerous mission, behind enemy lines ...
Time: year 1917, 1910s, 20th century, contemporary
Place: france
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 7.2
 157K
War Horse (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA, India
Duration: 146 min.
Story: Follows a young man named Albert and his horse, Joey, and how their bond is broken when Joey is sold to the cavalry and sent to the trenches of World War One. Despite being too young to enlist, Albert heads to France to save his friend.
Style: emotional, touching, epic, uplifting, sentimental ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night, teens
Plot: horse, world war one, war, animals, friendship, battles, human spirit, hopes, animal training, german, military, cavalry charge ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, 20th century, year 1914, year 1918
Place: england, belgium, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The White Buffalo (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this strange western version of JAWS, Wild Bill Hickok hunts a white buffalo he has seen in a dream. Hickok moves through a variety of uniquely authentic western locations - dim, filthy, makeshift taverns; freezing, slaughterhouse-like frontier ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: native american, buffalo, gunfight, animal attack, nightmare, bow and arrow, empire, killer animal, hunter, giant monster, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Expendables (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: USA, Philippines
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Captain Baronski, assigned a squad of misfit soldiers, trains them into a fighting powerhouse "The Expendables." Breaking every rule, they must risk their lives crossing into Cambodia to save the American hostages.
Style: cult film
Plot: vietnam war, vietnam veteran, rebel, army, soldier, pow, american, vietnamese
Place: vietnam
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%