Movies like Young Guns II

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Young Guns II
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 race to safety in Old Mexico while being trailed by a group of government agents led by Pat Garrett
Style: exciting, serious, tense, realistic, entertaining, factual, harsh, suspense, stylized, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: vengeance, betrayal, friendship, gangsters, gunfight, chase, criminal heroes, coming of age, old west, buddies, runaway, mentor, fugitives, gangs, gang, redemption, on the run, adventure, mexican standoff, outlaw, cowboy, native american, sheriff, escape, prostitute ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1870s, 1950s, 80s
Place: mexico, arkansas, new mexico, latin america, usa, las vegas, arizona ...
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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, harsh and rough films with plots about runaway, dialogue, violence, mentor, brutality, revenge and catastrophe mostly in Western, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Young Guns II: Return of the Seven (1966), American Outlaws (2001), Django (1966), One-Eyed Jacks (1961), The War Wagon (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Young Guns
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, 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: exciting, stylized, serious, realistic, entertaining ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: friendship, corruption, gunfight, revenge, vengeance, vigilante, chase, violence, lawyer, vigilantism, murder, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1870s
Place: mexico, new mexico, usa, texas, california ...
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    User:   100%
 
Return of the Seven
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: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, vengeance, kidnapping, buddies, desert, injustice, old west, village, righting the wronged, adventure, tough heroes, dialogue ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain
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System:   51%
    User:   41%
 
American Outlaws
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a Midwest town learns that a corrupt railroad baron has captured the deeds to their homesteads without their knowledge, a group of young ranchers join forces to take back what is rightfully theirs. They will become the object of the biggest ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens
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Time: 19th century
Place: missouri, florida
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    User:   39%
 
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Django
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: stylized, atmospheric, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gunfight, violence, brutality, good versus evil, old west, desert, lone wolves, violent, revenge, death, visceral ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, tokyo
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    User:   36%
 
One-Eyed Jacks
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, vengeance, gunfight, bank robbery, prison escape, revenge, greed, chase, adventure, on the run, prison, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, mexico, latin america, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   38%
    User:   44%
 
The War Wagon
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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, harsh ...
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Place: usa, mexico
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    User:   39%
 
The Cowboy Way
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Two championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar who went missing there.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic, witty ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: friendship, chase, gunfight, buddies, odd couple, unlikely friendships, cowboy, missing person, kidnapping, culture clash, corruption, urban ...
Time: 90s
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    User:   31%
 
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, awful ...
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    User:   37%
 
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   39%
 
The Comancheros
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, talky ...
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System:   34%
    User:   35%
 
Valdez Is Coming
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Spain
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, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
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Place: mexico, latin america, california, canada, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   34%
    User:   28%
 
The Quick and the Dead
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.
Style: stylized, serious, atmospheric, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: texas, tucson arizona, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   33%
 
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    User:   27%
 
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Lightning Jack
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Country: USA, Australia
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    User:   27%
 
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The Lone Ranger
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Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, light, scenic ...
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    User:   33%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land war.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, harsh ...
Audience: kids
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    User:   28%
 
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Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A band of Mexicans find their U. S. land claims denied and all the records destroyed in a courthouse fire. Their leader, Louis Chama, encourages them to use force to regain their land. A wealthy landowner wanting the same decides to hire a gang of ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
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System:   31%
    User:   37%
 
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The Professionals
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: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, california
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System:   30%
    User:   36%
 
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The Wild Bunch
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: bleak, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   30%
 
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The Shooter
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   28%
 
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Tombstone
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving mining town of Tombstone. But Earp is forced to don a badge again and get help from his notorious pal Doc ...
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, suspense, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gunfight, friendship, violence, chase, brutality, against the odds, old west, dialogue, guns, mentor, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, california, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   34%
 
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Renegades
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Buster McHenry (Sutherland) is as an undercover agent for the police. His mission involves him in a robbery. Buster gets shot but Hank Storm (Phillips), an Indian, helps Buster. Since Hank wants a spear in the possession of the criminals that Buster ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, police corruption, crime, heist, gangsters, police investigation, undercover cop, revenge, chase, violence, partners against crime, robbery ...
Time: 80s
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   28%
    User:   29%
 
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Mackenna's Gold
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough ...
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, desert, chase, indians, vengeance, greed, gunfight, good versus evil, native americans, adventurer, treasure ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: colorado, usa, california, arizona, mexico
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System:   26%
    User:   31%
 
Texas Rangers
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Ten years after the Civil War has ended, the Governor of Texas asks Leander McNelly to form a company of Rangers to help uphold the law along the Mexican border. With a few veterans of the war, most of the recruits are young men who have little or ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, harsh, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, adventure, vengeance, anti heroes, violence, murder, obsessive quest, civil war, gunfight, betrayal, mentor, vigilante ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   27%
 
The Sons of Katie Elder
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Elder boys return to Clearwater, Texas for their Mother's funeral. John the eldest is a well known gunfighter and trouble follows him wherever he goes. The boys try to get back their ranch from the towns gunsmith who won it from their ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 80s, 19th century ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   23%
 
 7.2
 32K
The Outlaws
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and a murderous posse. It's up to the sharp-shooting ...
Style: serious, feel good, realistic, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, good versus evil, vengeance, friendship, violence, murder, buddies, old west, small town, corruption, righting the wronged, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1880s
Place: usa, california, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   26%
    User:   30%
 
Truth or Consequences, N.M.
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Raymond Lembecke (Vincent Gallo) is a con just out of prison after serving time for selling drugs for his mob boss Tony Vago (Rod Steiger). (Lembecke was innocent and took the rap for Vago.) Lembecke thinks Vago owes him big time so, when his former ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, crime, gangsters, violence, hostage, heist, crime gone awry, on the road, robbery, hitman, gangster, drugs ...
Time: 90s
Place: las vegas, new mexico, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   25%
    User:   24%
 

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