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Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
 7.5
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Support Your Local Sheriff! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A quick-witted drifter wanders into a lawless town in the midst of a gold rush. Shocked by the prices of food and meals he reluctantly takes the job of sheriff by amazing the Mayor with his lightning quick, dead eye pistol accuracy. He makes the town council know that he is really just passing through on his way to Australia and he will pull up and leave anytime he chooses (including at the first sign of real trouble). His first day on the job he takes on the biggest, meanest ranching family and meets his klutzy love interest.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, exciting, realistic, not serious, light, witty, funny, affectionate ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, old west, mayor, western town, anti hero, anti heroes, prison, crimes, gang, heroes, gold, danger, escapades, lone wolves, rivalry, rescue, americana, goofy hero, righting the wronged, deputy sheriff, violence, courage, wedding, criminal, family relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, colorado, california

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, parody and semi serious films with plots about gunfight, rivalry, heroes, crimes, old west, cowboy and gang mostly in Western, Comedy and Romance genres. Some movies like Support Your Local Sheriff!: They Call Me Trinity (1970), The Villain (1979), Three Amigos (1986), The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969), The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.
Style: humorous, parody, not serious, absurd, satirical ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, gunslinger, profanity, duel, small town, farm, fall in love, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, newcomer, notoriety, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: arizona, usa
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They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: parody, cult film, humorous, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, farce, small town, bar fight, heroes, brother, gunslinger, cowboy, sheriff, identity theft, mormon, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: yuma arizona, arizona, california, texas, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Support Your Local Gunfighter (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A con artist arrives in a mining town controlled by two competing companies. Both companies think he's a famous gunfighter and try to hire him to drive the other out of town.
Style: feel good, humorous, clever, not serious, realistic ...
Plot: mistaken identity, con artists, mine, disorder, on the run, criminal heroes, dishonesty, love and romance, crimes, old west, cons and scams, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: parody, humorous, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, disorder, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero, train, explosion, glue, robbery, adventure, kidnapping ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
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Three Amigos (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Style: parody, humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: farce, village, heroes, rescue, actor, fish out of water, friendship, gang, dishonesty, crimes, danger, buddies ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marshal Flagg, an aging lawman about to be retired, hears that his old nemesis, the outlaw McKaye, is back in the area and planning a robbery. Riding out to hunt down McKaye, Flagg is captured by McKaye's gang and finds out that McKaye is no ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, outlaw, criminal, obsessive quest, rivalry, unlikely partners, partners, on the run, escapades, good versus evil, aging, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century, turn of the century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Classic comedic western, Captain Oren Hayes of the Texas Rangers takes a break to visit his daughter in a neighboring town. When he arrives he find's his daughter Hannah's husband Jeff is running for Mayor against a corrupt town boss, Nard ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, aging, texas ranger, vengeance, friendship, heist, americana, anti hero, crimes, journalism, best friends, obsessive quest ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, oklahoma, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, funny, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, mute or deaf, heist, adventure, friends, crimes, cowboy, gang, hostages, unlikely partners, folk hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter Brennan is back as the clever and funny over the hill Texas Ranger Nash Crawford. This time the gang must face corruption in their own home town. The gang put their heads together to clean up their town, take back the rule of law and ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, gang, rescue, friends, murder, alcohol abuse, friendship, old west, vengeance, americana, heist, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, baltimore, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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My Name Is Nobody (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jack Beauregard, one of the greatest gunman of the Old West, only wants to retire in peace and move to Europe. But a young gunfighter, known as "Nobody", who idolizes Beauregard, wants him to go out in glory. So he arranges for Jack to ...
Style: humorous, clever, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, old west, graphic violence, unlikely partners, partners, danger, hotshot hero, lone wolves, orchestral, friends, faked death, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 60s, 1960s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Wagons East (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After the 1860s Wild West, a group of misfit settlers - including ex-doctor Phil Taylor, prostitute Belle, and homosexual bookseller Julian - decide they cannot live in their current situation in the west. They hire a grizzled alcoholic wagon master ...
Style: humorous, not serious, parody, satirical, unusual plot structure ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, adventure, on the road, starting over, gang, americana, unlikely partners, tough heroes, escapades, danger, satire, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Rustlers' Rhapsody (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While the audience watches a black and white horse opera, a narrator's voice wonders what such a movie would be like today. Rex O'Herlehan, The Singing Cowboy, finds himself in color and enters a cliche ridden town, in which the evil ...
Style: parody, semi serious, humorous
Plot: satire, singing cowboy, rivalry, heroes, goofy hero, buddies, righting the wronged, disorder, friends, mistaken identity, small town life, misfit ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Carry on Cowboy (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Stodge City is in the grip of the Rumpo Kid and his gang. Mistaken identity again takes a hand as a "sanitary engineer" (plumber) by the name of Marshal P. Knutt is mistaken for a law marshal! Being the conscientious sort, Marshal tries to ...
Style: parody, not serious, feel good, humorous, sex comedy
Plot: old west, friends, escapades, partners, buddies, heroes, rivalry, crimes, gang, mistaken identity, murder, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
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Big Money Rustlas (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Insane Clown Posse heads back to the Wild West in this prequel to BIG MONEY HUSTLAS. Nothing happens in the dusty town of Mud Bug without the approval of gambling magnate Big Baby Chips (Violent J), and the locals turn and run when his henchmen ...
Style: not serious, humorous, realistic, parody, surprise ending ...
Audience: teens
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Boss Nigger (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two black bounty hunters ride into a small town out West in pursuit of an outlaw. They discover that the town has no sheriff, and soon take over that position, much against the will of the mostly white townsfolk.
Style: humorous, rough, parody, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trinity series star Bud Spencer returns to the Wild West in director Michele Lupo's comic tale of an outlaw drifter, Buddy, who is mistaken for a doctor after his Indian companion inadvertently steals a bag of surgical instruments. When a band ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, treasure hunt, escapades, partners, gang, small town life, mistaken identity, lone wolves, buddies, good versus evil, dishonesty, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, parody, exciting, not serious, light ...
Plot: cowboy, farce, suprisingly clever, small town, interracial relations, ceremony, african american, desert, sheriff, misfit, old west, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 4.2
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Six Gun (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When three cowboys show up dead, Tommy, a hard-drinking, retired bounty hunter whose ranch is on the brink for foreclosure, must saddle up one more time to stop the bandit and collect a ransom. Prepare yourself to go back in time to the real old ...
Style: captivating, tense, semi serious, suspense, humorous ...
Plot: bounty hunter, rivalry, danger, old west, track down, crimes, retired, cowboys and outlaws, gunfight, arrest, horse, graphic violence ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Boot Hill (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, small town, small town life, buddies, lone wolves, crimes, good versus evil, criminal heroes, partners, escapades, rivalry, gang ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The War Wagon (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-con seeks revenge on the man who put him in prison by planning a robbery of the latter's stagecoach, which is transporting gold. He enlists the help of a partner, who could be working for his nemesis.
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, gunfight, caper, jail, heroes, ranch, cowboy ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Goin' South (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Henry Moon is captured for a capital offense by a posse when his horse quits while trying to escape to Mexico. He finds that there is a post-Civil War law in the small town that any single or widowed woman can save him from the gallows by marrying ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: small town, gang, gangsters, chases and races, love and romance, dark humor, marriage, trust, cowboy, criminal, outlaw, hanging ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: latin america, mexico, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
House of My Father (2012)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Scheming of a way to save their father's ranch, the Alvarez brothers find themselves in a war with Mexico's most feared drug lord.
Style: humorous, parody, not serious, surreal, satirical ...
Plot: drug lord, farce, organized crime, escapades, drug dealing, danger, cowboy, fall in love, crimes, love and romance, eccentricity, gangsters ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Amos and Theodore, the two bumbling outlaw wannabes from The Apple Dumpling Gang, are back and trying to make it on their own. This time, the crazy duo gets involved in an army supply theft case -- and, of course, gets in lots of comic trouble along ...
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: family, farce, gang, goofy hero, partners, orphan, rivalry, going straight, heroes, crimes, disorder, bank ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
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One More Train to Rob (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Harker Flet and compatriots Timothy X. Nolan and Katy, along with three other men, steal $40,000 in money and jewelry from a California train in the gold-mining country of the 1880's. The six split up and while they are hiding out awaiting the ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: frame up, old west, train robbery, buddies, rivalry, heroes, betrayal, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, gang, small town life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: cult film, cynical, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, chase, heroes, interracial relations, satire, scalp, fur trapper, vengeance, self discovery, friendship, track down, anti hero ...
Time: 60s
Place: latin america, australia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
Hour of the Gun (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, gunfight, western town, revenge, friends, righting the wronged, tough heroes, chases and races, manhunt, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.6
 3K
4 for Texas (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Frank Sinatra plays a tough guy who hooks up with fellow rat packer Dean Martin to open a casino in this western.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, casino, chase, gang, partners, crimes, criminal heroes, love and romance, criminal's revenge, lone wolves, gangsters, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
A Genius, Two Friends, and an Idiot (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Three rogues set out to rob $300,000 from an Indian-hating cavalry major.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, partners, heroes, hotshot hero, dishonesty, crimes, graphic violence, friends, buddies, rivalry, chases and races, orchestral ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, desert, soldier, bounty hunter, criminal, outlaw, tough heroes, buddies, betrayal, danger, lone wolves, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.2
 4K
Lucky Luke (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lucky Luke becomes the Sheriff of Daisy Town and runs out all the criminals. Then the Dalton brothers arrive and try to get the Indians to break the peace treaty and attack the town.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, parody, cult film
Audience: kids, teens, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: saloon, heroes, rivalry, gang, adventure, fighting crime, lone wolves, crimes, escapades, law enforcement, odd couple, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%