Movies like Soldier Blue

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Soldier Blue (1970)
 6.9
 5K
Soldier Blue (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympathies lie more with them than with the US government. Together, they must try to reach the cavalry's main base camp. As they travel onward, Honus is torn between his growing affection for Cresta.
Style: rough, serious, disturbing, bleak, realistic
Plot: survival, military, soldier, village, massacre, fall in love, society, opposites attract, reunion, idealism, americana, battles, interracial romance, survivor, native american white relationships, battle, violence, wilderness, vengeance, attack, heroes, politics, hippie, captivity, village life ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, colorado

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, gun, gunfight, rivalry, crimes, society and horse mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Soldier Blue: The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976), The Stalking Moon (1968), A Time for Killing (1967), Black Fox: The Price of Peace (1995), Shalako (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After avenging his family's brutal murder, Wales is pursued by a pack of soldiers. He prefers to travel alone, but ragtag outcasts are drawn to him - and Wales can't bring himself to leave them unprotected.
Style: realistic, brutal, harsh, suspense, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, native americans, murder, cowboy, war crime, loss of son, vengeance, tough heroes, civil war, horse, deadly, anti hero ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: texas, missouri, usa, arizona, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Stalking Moon (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, rescue, old west, track down, interracial relations, left to die, tough heroes, farm, heroes, danger, kidnapping, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
A Time for Killing (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Civil War, Confederate soldiers escape from a Union prison and head for the Mexican border. Along the way, they kill a Union courier bearing the news that the war is over. Keeping the message a secret, the captain has his men go on and ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, american civil war, escape, rape, beating, fortress, graphic violence, danger, heroes, chases and races, crimes, military ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, sonora, mexico, new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: racism, old west, adventure, culture clash, heroes, fall in love, society, fish out of water, tough heroes, danger, injustice, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Shalako (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sean Connery is Shalako, a guide in the old West who has to rescue an aristocratic British hunting party from Indians and bandits.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, rescue, survival, opposites attract, tough heroes, adventure, hostages, danger, rivalry, adventurer, hostage, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
Two Rode Together (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: Two tough westerners bring home a group of settlers who have spent years as Comanche hostages.
Style: serious, realistic, cynical, suspenseful
Plot: american indian, hostage, rescue, small town, chase, hostages, captivity, culture clash, society, chief, interracial relations, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s, 1880s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
A Distant Trumpet (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1883, US Cavalry lieutenant Matthew Hazard, newly graduated from West Point, is assigned to isolated Fort Delivery on the Mexican border of Arizona, where he meets commanding officer Teddy Mainwarring's wife Kitty, whom he later rescues from ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious
Plot: cave, battles, soldier, fort, u.s. cavalry, power relations, society, military life, americana, interracial relations, battle zone, officers and cadets ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
The Devil's Backbone (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cavalry officer finds his woman tortured by the Apaches and blames the Army for not properly protecting the outpost, so becomes a deserter and an avenger, stalking and killing Indians without warning.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, righting the wronged, danger, opposites attract, heroes, military, escapades, crimes, society, dishonesty, rivalry, hopes ...
Place: europe, italy, sonora, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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 6.7
 563
Pharaoh's Army (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Union soldiers in search of food descend on the farm of a Confederate family and decide to stay until one in their ranks' wounds have healed. While the war weary Union captain (Chris Cooper) falls for the mother of the family (Patricia ...
Style: realistic, serious, atmospheric, emotional, rough
Plot: american civil war, defiant, battles, wartime life, friendship, survival, fall in love, vengeance, anti war, political unrest, americana, farm ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
 6.7
 7K
Major Dundee (1965)
Genre: Adventure, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the last winter of the Civil War, cavalry officer Amos Dundee leads a contentious troop of Army regulars, Confederate prisoners and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy a band of Apaches who have been raiding U.S. bases in Texas.
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: military, battles, american civil war, village, rescue, soldier, apache, raid, heroes, adventure, leadership, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: new mexico, mexico, usa, texas, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
Buffalo Soldiers (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: They've ridden dusty miles without end and fought fierce battles. Yet when these brave African-American cavalrymen enter a scraggly frontier town, they must walk through it instead of ride. The town dishonors them but the soldiers' ...
Style: serious, realistic, disturbing, rough, tense
Plot: racism, military, battles, interracial relations, u.s. cavalry, oracle, injustice, americana, anti war, media satire, military life, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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, realistic, serious, intense ...
Plot: old west, wilderness, gold, attempted murder, small town, frontier, criminal, outlaw, native american, adventure, family, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s, 1840s, year 1865, victorian era ...
Place: california, arizona, missouri, ohio, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Beginning just after the bloody Sioux victory over General Custer at Little Big Horn, the story is told through two unique perspectives: Charles Eastman, a young, white-educated Sioux doctor held up as living proof of the alleged success of ...
Style: rough, emotional, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, native americans, native american attack, murder, injustice, against humanity, life is a bitch, racism, chief, senator, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, washington d.c., canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
Cry Blood, Apache (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Telling the story of his early life in flashback, a former prospector (Joel McCrea, with flashback sequences featuring son Jody) explains his brutal massacre of a tribe of Indians. The only survivor (Marie Gahua) agrees to lead him to a secret gold ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, cult film
Plot: good versus evil, heroes, apache, crimes, golden years, deadly, investigation, escapades, opposites attract, rescue, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Ulzana's Raid (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Report reaches the US cavalry that the Apache leader Ulzana has left his reservation with a band of followers. A compassionate young officer, Lieutenant DeBuin, is given a small company to find him and bring him back; accompanying the troop is ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. cavalry, native american attack, racism, cavalry, apache, massacre, violence, anti hero, chase, obsessive quest, escapades, society ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.4
 4K
Red Fighter (1966)
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, small town, native american, revenge, crimes, against the odds, survival, tough heroes, injustice, rescue, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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 68K
Hostiles (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A legendary Native American-hating Army captain nearing retirement in 1892 is given one last assignment: to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory back to his Montana reservation.
Style: tense, rough, suspense, captivating, psychological
Plot: native american, native american reservation, indian chief, bigotry, trip, hate, captain, reconciliation, battles, duty, battle, crew ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: usa, new mexico, colorado, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Last Hard Men (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century. He escapes with 6 others to exact vengeance on Sam Burgade ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: prison, kidnapping, gang, rescue, confined, rivalry, obsessive quest, crimes, fugitives, mistaken identity, vengeance, golden years ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 4.9
 2K
Dawn Rider (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gripping story of vengeance and passion set in the American West. When the father of gunslinger John Mason (Slater) is shot to death by masked bandits, Mason sets out with guns blazing to track down those who killed him. During his quest, he finds ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: old west, vengeance, crimes, gang, righting the wronged, tough heroes, love and romance, heroes, chase, horse, father son relationship, dead wife ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Alvarez Kelly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: A suave Mexican cattleman inadvertently gets involved in the Civil War.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, suspenseful, allegory ...
Plot: american civil war, kidnapping, accomplice, colonel, cattle, chase, lone wolves, fugitives, dishonesty, hostages, reluctant partners, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: virginia, usa, ireland, vienna, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 5.5
 4K
Posse (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, USA, Netherlands
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A group of mostly black infantrymen return from the Spanish-American War with a cache of gold. They travel to the West where their leader searches for the men who lynched his father.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, bleak, rough
Plot: interracial relations, gunfight, old west, vengeance, treasure hunt, desert, racism, on the run, dishonesty, soldier, escapades, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
The Keeping Room (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, Southerner Augusta encounters two renegade, drunken soldiers who are on a mission of pillage and violence. After escaping an attempted assault, Augusta races back to ...
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Plot: american civil war, soldier, home invasion, rape, survival, danger, family relations, strong female character, self defense, sister sister relationship, slave, farmhouse ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: usa, atlanta, atlanta georgia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 6.2
 731
The Glory Guys (1965)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Though a fictionalized Western based on George Armstrong Custer's 7th Cavalry Regiment at the Battle of the Little Big Horn, the film is almost a generic war story covering the enlistment, training, and operational deployment of a group of ...
Style: realistic, serious, cynical, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: love triangle, military, rivalry, soldier, battles, cavalry, bar fight, culture clash, americana, survival, interracial relations, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: This classic western masterpiece is an epic film about a widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, clever, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, mysterious character, vengeance, gunfight, duel, tragic hero, death, harmonica, villain, warrior, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 4.7
 197
Deadwood '76 (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young drifter is mistaken for Billy the Kid. The concequences prove deadly.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: society, danger, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, lone wolves, rescue, crimes, gang, adventure, escapades, prostitute ...
Time: 60s
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Price of Power (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Pinkerton detective agency uncovers a plot to assassinate President James Garfield in 1881 Texas. The film, a "political" Spaghetti, is a very overt mirroring of the JFK Assassination in 1963.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: assassination, conspiracy, false accusation, heroes, danger, deadly, dishonesty, politics, society, state affairs, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: U.S. Marshall Duke Donovan is imprisoned, accused of being an accomplice in a bank robbery. After discovering that his partner is planning to kill his wife, he must escape prison in time to save his wife and clear his name.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, rough ...
Plot: prison, heist, bank, vengeance, old west, rivalry, crimes, journalism, prison escape, country, murder, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1920s
Place: usa, yuma arizona, nashville tennessee, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Triumphs of a Man Called Horse (1983)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Mexico, USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Shunka Wakan (Richard Harris), formerly Lord John, helps his Dakota son (Michael Beck) defend their tribe against gold rushers.
Style: atmospheric, rough, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: native american, sioux tribe, family relations, interracial relations, heroes, escapades, graphic violence, tough heroes, injustice, society, leadership, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian, 1870s
Place: europe, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.2
 1K
'Doc' (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A revisionist western, "Doc" is Frank Perry's attempt to accurately portray the lives and persons of Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, and the now-legendary events that took place in the town of Tombstone, starring Stacy Keach, Faye Dunaway ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, rough, wild ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, heroes, friends, legends and myths, americana, danger, good versus evil, crimes, best friends, state affairs, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Valdez Is Coming (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man.
Style: clever, serious, realistic, cynical, tense ...
Plot: racism, one man army, murder, love and romance, lone wolves, heroes, crimes, deadly, society, dishonesty, rivalry, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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