Movies like Young Guns II

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Young Guns II (1990)
 6.5
 27K
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 race to safety in Old Mexico while being trailed by a group of government agents led by Pat Garrett
Style: exciting, serious, tense, realistic, surprise ending, entertaining, factual, harsh, suspense, stylized
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: old west, coming of age, prison, prostitute, cowboy, sheriff, escape, mexican standoff, native american, outlaw, betrayal, friendship, on the run, criminal heroes, billy the kid, vengeance, gangsters, buddies, fugitives, gang, vigilantism, captivity, chases and races, friends, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1950s, 1870s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, new mexico, arkansas, latin america, usa, arizona, las vegas ...

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about gunfight, cowboy, rivalry, vengeance, revolver, crimes and violence mostly in Western, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Young Guns II: Return of the Seven (1966), American Outlaws (2001), Django (1966), The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981), Blind Justice (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.9
 48K
Young Guns (1988)
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: stylized, serious, entertaining, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: old west, gunfight, outlaw gang, chase, cowboys and outlaws, friendship, street shootout, vigilantism, adventure, brutality, outlaw, ranch ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona, nebraska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: village, buddies, old west, injustice, male friendship, righting the wronged, adventure, tough heroes, vengeance, good versus evil, kidnapping, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
American Outlaws (2001)
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
Plot: old west, horse, sheriff, outlaw, gang, good versus evil, americana, folk hero, rebelliousness, righting the wronged, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.3
 21K
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: stylized, serious, rough, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, coffin, gang, good versus evil, old west, lone wolves, hitman, violence spree, tough heroes, danger, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, captivating, based on radio show ...
Plot: vigilantism, adventure, buddies, old west, folk hero, vengeance, lone wolves, daring rescue, tough heroes, crimes, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.8
 630
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: serious, suspenseful, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsession, criminal heroes, folk hero, old west, gang, small town, lone wolves, one man army, fighting crime, on the run, vengeance, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Comancheros (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: renegade, gambler, texas ranger, rescue, chase, adventure, vengeance, buddies, murder, fugitives, lone wolves, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dynamite, mexican, pardon, small town, adventure, buddies, righting the wronged, old west, wife husband relationship, tough heroes, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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 7.0
 6K
Nevada Smith (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Nevada Smith is the young son of an Indian mother and white father. When his father is killed by three men over gold, Nevada sets out to find them and kill them. The boy is taken in by a gun merchant. The gun merchant shows him how to shoot and to ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: revenge, murder, native american, half breed, vengeance, one man army, investigation, old west, repayment, desert, friendship, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nevada, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 8.0
 70K
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, atmospheric, bleak, realistic, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, robbery, on the run, friendship, chase, criminal heroes, righteous rage, honor, soldier, mexican revolution, bounty hunter, heist ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
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: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, ambush, gold, stolen gold, going straight, pregnancy, vengeance, adventure, on the run, tough heroes, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: california, mexico, latin america, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.8
 109K
Tombstone (1993)
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: gunfight, old west, vengeance, murder, cowboy, sheriff, dying, friendship, historical figure, retirement, crimes, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.5
 14K
Joe Kidd (1972)
Genre: Western
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
Plot: violence, bounty hunter, pistol, mexican, gunfighter, cowboy, anti heroes, chase, vengeance, gun violence, lone wolves, gangsters ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, california, texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, gold, ranch, street shootout, violence, heist, adventure, criminal heroes, vengeance, buddies, horse, criminal's revenge ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Cowboy Way (1994)
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, cowboy, missing person, buddies, odd couple, kidnapping, urban, fish out of water, crimes, partners, friends ...
Time: 90s
Place: new york, new mexico, cuba, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 6.4
 203K
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, serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: horse, survivor, cowboy, old west, lawyer, train, escape, outlaw, texas ranger, native american, partner, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 1930s, 20th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Jesse James is wounded by a bullet to the chest, Frank James splits the gang up and plans a rendezvous in four days time. With U.S.-Marshall Kane in hot pursuit, and betrayal within the outlaw band, the stage is set for a blazing and climactic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, old west, fugitives, gang, chases and races, tough law enforcer, betrayal, siblings relations, crimes, dishonesty, law enforcement, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 1K
Barbarosa (1982)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Karl Westover, an inexperienced farm boy, runs away after unintentionally killing a neighbor, whose family pursues him for vengeance. He meets Barbarosa, a gunman of near-mythical proportions, who is himself in danger from his father-in-law Don ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, surprise ending, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, outlaw, wilderness, adventure, lone wolves, old west, friendship, friends, partners, buddies, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, australia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, dictator, army, daring rescue, adventure, tough heroes, escapades, heroes, partners, rivalry, criminal heroes, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mexico, latin america, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 7.2
 32K
The Outlaws (1985)
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, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, good versus evil, old west, small town, sheriff, horse, kidnapping, cowboy, buddies, vengeance, righting the wronged, male friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, old west, adventure, chase, scout, daring rescue, tough heroes, rescue, plan, escape plan, escapades ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 6.9
 8K
Chisum (1970)
Genre: Biography, Western
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: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: kids
Plot: old west, billy the kid, cattle, bounty hunter, tough heroes, rivalry, aging, cons and scams, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, elderly ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, tucson arizona, arizona, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Young Billy Young (1969)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A peace-loving man named Ben Kane takes a job as deputy marshal of Lords, in the old West. Kane is no lawman, but he accepts the badge because he has an old score to settle with the town's chief trouble-maker. Once on the job, Kane must also ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dancehall girl, revenge, saloon owner, small town, fugitives, old west, gang, stagecoach, lone wolves, manhunt, on the run, track down ...
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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A Man Called Sledge (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: James Garner is Luther Sledge, the leader of a pack of rebels who are planning to steal a stash of gold. But after the thieves actually manage to get away with the bounty, they soon discover that the enemy lies within their midst. As they begin to ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, criminal heroes, on the road, bounty hunter, criminal's revenge, small town, fugitives, lone wolves, betrayal, chase, on the run, treasure hunt ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Valdez Is Coming (1971)
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: rough, serious, clever, realistic, suspenseful ...
Plot: rancher, racism, vengeance, interracial relations, sheriff, extreme violence, murder, crimes, heroes, lone wolves, vigilantism, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Molly and Lawless John (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Western - Molly, the shy, romance-starved wife of an arrogant frontier sheriff, finds herself drawn to a prisoner in her husband's jail. This prisoner, a handsome young man named Johnny, plays on Molly's sympathy and convinces her to help ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, criminal heroes, buddies, adventure, fugitives, lone wolves, on the run, vengeance, chases and races, confined, crimes, captivity ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.7
 32K
Bandidas (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Western
Country: France, Mexico, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Set in the late 19th century. When a ruthless robber baron takes away everything they cherish, a rough-and-tumble, idealistic peasant and a sophisticated heiress embark on a quest for justice, vengeance…and a few good heists.
Style: humorous, sexy, exciting, entertaining, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: bank robbery, women, friendship, revenge, on the run, partners, track down, chase, unlikely criminals, crimes, betrayal, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 161 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: exciting, epic, tense, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, treasure hunt, lone wolves, cons and scams, gold, good versus evil, outlaw, greed, gunfight, anti-hero, american civil war, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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, gloomy, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, revenge, bar shootout, tough law enforcer, chase, vengeance, vigilantism, friendship, tough heroes, chases and races, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 5.6
 850
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: serious, humorous, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, apache, outlaw, bounty hunter, soldier, heist, criminal heroes, gang, old west, lone wolves, adventure, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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