Movies like The Wild Bunch

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The Wild Bunch (1969)
 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 a setup orchestrated in part by his old partner, Deke Thornton (Robert Ryan). As the remaining gang takes refuge in Mexican territory, Thornton trails them, resulting in fierce gunfights with plenty of casualties.
Style: disturbing, brutal, bloody, epic, atmospheric, bleak, realistic, cynical, stylized, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gunfight, mexican revolution, friendship, on the run, heist, robbery, violent, gangsters, civil war, bounty hunter, mercenary, chase, soldier, honor, strong violent content, criminal heroes, cowboy, revenge, train, violence, female nudity, betrayal, tough guy, railway ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: texas, arizona, mexico, latin america, yuma arizona

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Most similar movies to The Wild Bunch

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about cowboy, gunfight, revenge, horse, gun, violence and revolver mostly in Western, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Wild Bunch: Any Gun Can Play (1967), The Professionals (1966), The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008), The Magnificent Seven (2016), The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Any Gun Can Play (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Any Gun Can Play (Italian: Vado... l'ammazzo e torno) is a 1967 spaghetti western starring Gilbert Roland, Edd Byrnes and George Hilton. The film is directed by Enzo G. Castellari and features a score by Francesco De Masi and Alessandro ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, treasure hunt, murder, train, tough heroes, investigation, lone wolves, criminal heroes, track down, partners, escapades ...
Time: 60s
Place: europe, spain, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 ⇓
100%
Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia (1974)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: An American bartender and his prostitute girlfriend go on a road trip through the Mexican underworld to collect a $1 million bounty on the head of a dead gigolo.
Style: neo noir, road movie, disturbing, suspense, sexy ...
Plot: brutality, bounty hunter, one man army, gangsters, organized crime, grave, insanity, hitman, murder, prostitution, death, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, mexico city
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The story of three Korean outlaws in 1930s Manchuria and their dealings with the Japanese army and Chinese and Russian bandits. The Good (a Bounty hunter), the Bad (a hitman), and the Weird (a thief) battle the army and the bandits in a race to use ...
Style: stylized, entertaining, bloody, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, map, gunfight, dark humor, bounty hunter, robbery, cowboy, escapades, rivalry, adventure, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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: 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 ⇓
100%
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, suspense, harsh, poignant ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, revenge, cowboy, native americans, murder, vengeance, runaway, war crime, loss of son, tough heroes, civil war veteran ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1860s
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, missouri, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Man With No Name enters the Mexican village of San Miguel in the midst of a power struggle among the three Rojo brothers and sheriff John Baxter. When a regiment of Mexican soldiers bearing gold intended to pay for new weapons is waylaid by the ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, epic, harsh, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, greed, vengeance, brutality, gunfight, violence, gang war, sheriff, gold, deal, showdown ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, new mexico, arizona, italy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 7.2
 28K
Django (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Django is a 1966 Italian spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Corbucci and starring Franco Nero in the eponymous role. The film earned a reputation as being one of the most violent films ever made up to that point and was subsequently refused a ...
Style: atmospheric, stylized, satirical, sinister, affectionate ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, cowboy, civil war, gang, vengeance, lone wolves, death, violence, desert, brutality, gunfight, loner ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: tokyo, italy, mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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 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 ⇓
65%
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 178 min.
Story: While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
Style: epic, tense, exciting, breathtaking, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, old west, civil war, greed, cowboy, gunfight, american civil war, good versus evil, gold, moral ambiguity, cons and scams, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: texas, new mexico, mexico, arizona, austin texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 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 ⇓
63%
 7.7
 309K
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: suspense, psychological, gloomy, tense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, old west, gang, justice, sheriff, heroic mission, race against time, morality, showdown, bandit, death of protagonist, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, usa, yuma arizona, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 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 ⇓
61%
 5.8
 883
Blind Justice (1994)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Canaan, a mysterious gunfighter left nearly blind from Civil War combat, roams through Mexico with a baby he has sworn to protect. On his way to a town where a family will supposedly adopt the baby, Canaan passes through a border town where U.S. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, fighting crime, betrayal, heist, old west, soldier, lone wolves, tough law enforcer, criminal heroes, dishonesty, gang, one man army ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 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 ⇓
59%
 7.0
 5K
Lawman (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While passing through the town of Bannock, a bunch of drunken cattlemen go overboard with their celebrating and accidentally kill an old man with a stray shot. They return home to Sabbath unaware of his death. Bannock lawman Jered Maddox later ...
Style: tense, realistic, rough, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, old west, wilderness, social decay, crimes, americana, violence spree, social misfits, dark hero, husband wife relationship, tough law enforcer, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1880s
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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 ⇓
56%
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 ⇓
56%
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Duck, You Sucker (1971)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 138 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 1913 Mexican Revolution, greedy bandit Juan Miranda and idealist John H. Mallory, an Irish Republican Army explosives expert on the lam from the British, fall in with a band of revolutionaries plotting to strike a national ...
Style: epic, tense, atmospheric, intense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, mexican revolution, rape, revolution, robbery, culture clash, redemption, chase, cynicism, friendship between men, haunted by the past, flashback ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, ireland, northern ireland, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
High Plains Drifter (1973)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago. After gunning down three gunmen who tried to kill him, the townsfolk decide to hire the Stranger to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, suspense, disturbing, brutal ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, revenge, rape, vengeance, justice, greed, gang, murder, gunfight, criminal, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: california, arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brutality, old west, adventure, partners, rescue, good versus evil, americana, vengeance, society, criminal heroes, heroes, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Shoot First and Pray You Live (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tale of vengeance -- outlaw style -- as Red Pierre hunts down legendary gunman Bob McGurk to avenge the murder of his Mother and Father
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gang, rivalry, crimes, tough heroes, adventure, escapades, old west, desert, murder, chase, hunt down ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Hannie Caulder (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hannie enlists the aid of bounty hunter Tom Price to teach her how to be a gunfighter so she can hunt down the 3 men who killed her husband and raped her.
Style: funny, serious, realistic, tense, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rape revenge, rape, rape and revenge, revenge, bounty hunter, female gunfighter, woman with a gun, chase, cowboy, gunslinger, gunfight, bank robbery ...
Time: 70s
Place: austin texas, texas, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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The Magnificent Seven Ride! (1972)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Chris Adams turns down a friend's request to help stop the depredations of a gang of Mexican bandits. When his wife is killed by bank robbers and his friend is killed capturing the last thief, Chris feels obligated to take up his ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, van, pardon, cons and scams, small town, old west, righting the wronged, tough heroes, buddies, partners, heroes, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: serious, realistic, tense, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: buddy cop, gunfight, revenge, vengeance, old west, vigilantism, friendship, tough law enforcer, chase, buddies, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 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 ⇓
54%
Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this third remake of legendary Japanese director Akira Kurosawa's hugely influential The Seven Samurai, the seven gunslingers (George Kennedy, Michael Ansara, Joe Don Baker, Bernie Casey, Monte Markham, Fernando Rey and Reni Santoni) ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, hanging, mexican revolution, army, dictator, battles, criminal heroes, partners, gang, adventure, fugitives, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Last Outlaw (1993)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a band of former Confederate soldiers who were part of a cavalry unit. Their commander, Graff (Rourke) had once been a heroic and staunch supporter of the southern cause, but after losing his family he became cold hearted and ...
Style: brutal, realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, civil war, river battle, cowboy, chase, on the run, heist, bank robber, betrayal, one man army, tough law enforcer, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Return of the Seven (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets ...
Style: visually appealing, unusual plot structure, bad ending, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, horse, hanging, cowboy, gunfight, desert, mentor, indians, loneliness, first contact, lone hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, spain, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 6.7
 51K
Wyatt Earp (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 191 min.
Story: Covering the life and times of one of the West's most iconic heroes Wyatt Earp weaves an intricate tale of Earp and his friends and family. With a star studded cast, sweeping cinematography and authentic costumes Wyatt Earp led the way during ...
Style: epic, compassionate, scenic, enigmatic, dramatic ...
Plot: western hero, violence, civil war, gunslinger, gangsters, gang, friendship, vengeance, deputy sheriff, corruption, death, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1870s, 1860s
Place: arizona, california, alaska, texas, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%