Movies like Sky Bandits

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Sky Bandits (1986)
 4.6
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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: zeppelin, airplane, bank robbery, cowboy, old west, world war one, army, car, friendship, pilot, steampunk, bank robber, sheriff, aerial combat, bank, 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 realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about adventure, escapades, battles, friendship, gunfight, heroes and battle mostly in Action, Adventure and Western genres. Some movies like Sky Bandits: The Red Baron (2008), She Came To The Valley (1979), Zeppelin (1971), Aces High (1976), 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: fighter plane, fighter pilot, pilot, aerial combat, fedora, airplane, world war one, adventurer, leather jacket
Time: 1910s
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.4
 12K
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, touching, sincere, serious, exciting ...
Audience: date night
Plot: world war one, airplane, soldier, military, romance, rise to the top, fall in love, love affair, military life, tragic love, unfulfillment, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1900s
Place: germany, europe, france, berlin germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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: arson, battle, old west, world war one, fire, surprise attack, kiss, cowboy hat, cowboy, african american, repeating rifle, mexican revolution ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.2
 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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: zeppelin, world war one, war, undercover, adventure, espionage, military, secret agents, adventurer, dishonesty, government agency, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: scotland, germany, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 6.6
 2K
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: serious, realistic, contemplative, rough, gloomy ...
Plot: world war one, military, soldier, air disaster, pilot, aerial combat, fighter pilot, life is a bitch, rescue, heroes, war, danger ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917, 20th century
Place: england, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 6.5
 41K
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, suspenseful, harsh, factual ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, girls' night, teens
Plot: aerial combat, war, airplane, world war one, military, adventure, german, heroes, danger, french, vengeance, heroic mission ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: europe, france, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.9
 76K
The Wild Bunch (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 145 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: epic, stylized, bleak, cynical, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, robbery, on the run, anti heroes, anti hero, mexican revolution, chase, gunfight, friendship, one last job, loss of friend, mercenary ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 219K
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, semi serious, buddy comedy, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: horse, native american, cowboy, adventure, texas ranger, escapades, escape, lawyer, vengeance, fighting crime, danger, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1930s, 20th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: exciting, suspenseful, serious, stylized, realistic ...
Plot: horse, endurance, friendship, adventure, rivalry, contests and competitions, old west, unlikely partners, chases and races, pursuit, ex prostitute, horse race ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, cult film ...
Plot: heroes, vigilantism, old west, adventure, crimes, tough heroes, lone wolves, escapades, secret identity, rivalry, folk hero, assassination ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.5
 9K
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, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: friendship, on the run, native, danger, one last chance, heist, criminal heroes, partners, crimes, desert, mine, manhunt ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: bolivia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: village, bank, battles, tough heroes, gory, injustice, righting the wronged, gang, fugitives, social differences, kidnapping, vigilantism ...
Time: 60s, 1910s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, usa, phoenix arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.2
 12K
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: serious, realistic, rough, exciting, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: old west, on the run, prostitute, fast draw, pistol duel, small western town, blonde, revenge, friendship, rescue, escapades, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: texas, usa, oregon, colorado, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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: family outing, kids
Plot: kidnapping, dog, rivalry, danger, escapades, animal life, friends, heroes, adventure, crimes, old west, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.2
 145K
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, sentimental, serious ...
Audience: girls' night, teens
Plot: horse, world war one, war, battles, friendship, german, human spirit, animal training, danger, hopes, french, trapped ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, year 1918
Place: england, europe, france
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
 31K
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: exciting, tense, serious, realistic, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, coming of age, on the run, native american, sheriff, outlaw, criminal, prostitute, prison ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 1870s, 1950s ...
Place: new mexico, mexico, arkansas, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: exciting, suspenseful, rough, stylized, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, old west, mercenary, chase, scout, adventure, escapades, on the run, rivalry, partners, captivity ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s, 1960s, 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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, mole, false accusation, gang, escapades, gypsy, train, officer, patriotism, frame up, conscience, friendship ...
Time: 1910s, year 1917
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: harsh, suspense, intense, exciting, tense ...
Plot: dark hero, revenge, battlefield, corruption, small town, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, deception, criminal, duel ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: serious, realistic, exciting, based on true events
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, unlikely partners, on the run, danger, bounty hunter, escapades, partners, crimes, friendship, old west, chases and races, conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, friendship, revolution, soldier, mexican revolution, bandit, accomplice, cavalry, adventure, leadership, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, los angeles, usa, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war one, military, adventurer, battleship, ship, tough heroes, heroic mission, survival, escapades, race against time, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 1910s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Assassination Bureau (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: UK
Duration: 110 min.
Story: The Assassination Bureau has existed for decades (perhaps centuries) until Diana Rigg begins to investigate it. The high moral standing of the Bureau (only killing those who deserve it) is called into question by her. She puts out a contract for the ...
Style: humorous, clever, suspenseful, witty, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, assassination, zeppelin, journalism, danger, crime, assassination attempt, crimes, government agency, dishonesty, politics ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 1900s
Place: europe, london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Where Eagles Dare (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK
Duration: 158 min.
Story: World War II is raging, and an American general has been captured and is being held hostage in the Schloss Adler, a Bavarian castle that's nearly impossible to breach. It's up to a group of skilled Allied soldiers to liberate the general ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: world war two, mountain, espionage, heroes, military, undercover, double agent, behind enemy lines, explosion, parachute, falling from height, castle ...
Time: 1940s, 40s, 20th century
Place: germany, austria, bavaria, alps, europe
⇓ 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: blood, battles, gunfight, martial arts, kung fu, mexican revolution, battle, fort, steam train, train, samurai sword, slingshot ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 54K
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, serious, suspense, harsh, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: cowboy, old west, friendship, gunfight, outlaw gang, chase, cowboys and outlaws, on the run, vigilantism, small town, street shootout, billy the kid ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona, nebraska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: suspenseful, offbeat, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: native american, saloon, buffalo, gunfight, escapades, heroes, danger, old west, wilderness, rivalry, obsessive quest, dangerous animal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Around the World in 80 Days (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Ireland, UK
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, feel good, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: family outing, girls' night
Plot: adventure, friendship, race against time, escapades, scientist, wager, on the road, train ride, painting, balloon, queen victoria, romance ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1890s, victorian era, 2000s ...
Place: london, france, paris france, europe, turkey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
Don't Turn the Other Cheek (1971)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, War, Western
Country: Italy, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A spaghetti western in which three adventurers team up during the Mexican Revolution. Mary O'Donnell, a radical Irish journalist, wants to foment a peasant revolt in Mexico. She enlists the help of a seedy bandit, Lozoya, by saving him from a ...
Style: humorous, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: heroes, escapades, rebellion, adventure, rivalry, adventurer, state affairs, political unrest, revolution, mexican, battle, cowboy hat ...
Place: mexico, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The Dirty Dozen (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: 12 American military prisoners in World War II are ordered to infiltrate a well-guarded enemy château and kill the Nazi officers vacationing there. The soldiers, most of whom are facing death sentences for a variety of violent crimes, agree to the ...
Style: exciting, serious, intense, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: behind enemy lines, world war two, soldier, military, squad, military base, mission, machismo, suicide mission, against the odds, d day, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 1940s, 40s
Place: europe, france, brittany, london, germany
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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