Movies like The Shadow of Chikara

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The Shadow of Chikara (1977)
 5.4
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The Shadow of Chikara (1977)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Confederate veterans of the last battle of the Civil War set out to find a hidden treasure.
Style: exciting, rough, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychotronic, cult film
Plot: supernatural, soldier, war, adventure, ghost, old west, treasure hunt, heroes, military, american civil war, battles, escapades, rivalry, americana, stash, dishonesty, hotshot hero, curses spells and rituals, native american, mountain, treasure, cave, civil war, diamond, infidelity ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s

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Most similar movies to The Shadow of Chikara

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, suspenseful, rough and realistic films with plots about rivalry, escapades, heroes, danger, old west, soldier and adventure mostly in Western, Horror and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Shadow of Chikara: Dead Birds (2004), Eyes of Fire (1983), The Bravos (1972), Grey Knight (1993), The Far Side of Jericho (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Dead Birds (2004)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A group of Confederate soldiers who hole up in an abandoned plantation after robbing a bank, and find themselves at the mercy of supernatural forces.
Style: suspenseful, scary, tense, dark, suspense ...
Plot: ghost, supernatural ability, supernatural, demon, haunted house, curses spells and rituals, torture, black magic, violence, survival, brutality, civil war ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: alabama, latin america, usa, mexico
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 6.3
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Eyes of Fire (1983)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A preacher is accused of adultery and he and his followers are chased out of town and become stranded in an isolated forest which is haunted by the spirits of long dead Native Americans.
Style: tense, serious, emotional, suspenseful, bleak ...
Plot: wilderness, forest, witchcraft, ghost, folklore, native american, tree, false accusation, isolation, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty, chase ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
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 6.0
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The Bravos (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The commander of an isolated frontier cavalry post tries to stop an Indian war and find his son, who has been kidnapped.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious ...
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, escapades, military, rivalry, heroes, abduction, american civil war, fish out of water, old west, military base, rebelliousness ...
Place: arizona
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A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A dishonored Union Army officer (James Coburn) leads a group of convicts to retake Fort Holman from the Confederate Army.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, battles, disgraced, graphic violence, criminal heroes, military, soldier, escapades, undercover, heroes, crimes, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 4.6
 738
Grey Knight (1993)
Genre: Horror, War
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Slave traders bring back evil voodoo entity that is accidently freed by the Confederate army during the Civil War. The entity possesses the bodies of the dead soldiers to create an army of its own bent on conquest, using the corpses of both the ...
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: apocalypse, zombie, supernatural, soldier, american civil war, survival, war, supernatural ability, deadly creature, ghost, heroic mission, battles ...
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47%
The Far Side of Jericho (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jericho. In the 1880's. Three women of the wild West, widows of an outlawed gang of brothers recently hanged, find themselves running for their lives from a corrupt posse of vigilantes, mystical Indians and a hornet's nest of villains - ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, tense ...
Plot: treasure hunt, rivalry, gang, vigilantism, chase, partners, adventure, criminal heroes, old west, bank robbery, psychopath, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
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47%
 2.9
 760
Afghan Knights (2007)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Haunted by the fact that he left a man behind in Afghanistan, a soldier (Bacic) pulls together a special task force to save his comrade.
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Plot: military, adventure, daring rescue, heroes, master warrior, time travel, supernatural, survival, soldier, rivalry, ghost, escapades ...
Time: middle ages
Place: afghanistan, middle east
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
And God Said to Cain (1970)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An innocent man sentenced to ten years in prison for a crime he did not commit, is released from jail, promising to seek revenge on the guilty.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: vengeance, old west, false accusation, frame up, pardon, self defense, life is a bitch, heroes, escapades, rivalry, good versus evil, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Raiders of the Damned (2007)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Day The World Ended, They Thought The Fight Was Over. They Were Wrong.
Style: exciting, futuristic, suspenseful, rough, bleak ...
Plot: zombie, soldier, mad scientist, survival, apocalypse, chaos, bio weapon, military, rivalry, plague, heroes, life is a bitch ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 2.4
 295
Dead Noon (2007)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: With the powers of hell at his disposal, Frank, a blood-thirsty outlaw from the old west, is resurrected to seek his revenge on the present day town of Weston.
Style: suspense, tense, suspenseful, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, zombie, adventure, escapades, curses spells and rituals, reincarnation, supernatural, crimes, rivalry, gang, bounty hunter, store ...
Place: montana, wyoming
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Incident at Phantom Hill (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a major shipment of gold has been stolen and buried in the desert. Only one man knows the whereabouts of gold and the army sends captain Matt Martin to arrest him and come back with the gold. Martin, his prisoner and a ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, partners, crimes, adventure, escapades, gang, heroes, dishonesty, lone wolves, bounty hunter, chase ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Gunsmoke: The Long Ride (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For thirty years, Marshall Matt Dillon fought to preserve the law in Dodge City… now, he's wanted for murder and fighting to clear his name. Three deputies ride up with a warrant for Dillon's arrest, a wealthy mine operator has been ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wanted, tough heroes, renegade, old west, mistaken identity, americana, false accusation, frame up, rivalry, chase, adventure, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: soldier, american civil war, fortress, escape, rape, battles, military, heroes, escapades, crimes, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, sonora, arizona, new mexico, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
 6.7
 615
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: serious, realistic, rough, emotional, atmospheric
Plot: american civil war, army investigation, military, rivalry, society, war, survival, coming of age, soldier, defiant, farm, battles ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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, native american, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: texas, usa, missouri, arizona, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
 5.9
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Sergeants 3 (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mike, Chip, and Larry are three lusty, brawling U. S. Cavalry sergeants stationed in Indian Territory in 1870.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, rough ...
Plot: battles, old west, society, escapades, obsessive quest, soldier, buddies, heroes, adventure, military, rescue, treasure hunt ...
Place: las vegas, india
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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, rough, bleak
Plot: interracial relations, gunfight, infantrymen, desert, vengeance, racism, old west, soldier, dishonesty, society, heroes, treasure hunt ...
Time: 19th century
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The Gatling Gun (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Doctor Gatling invented a war machine to beat all arrows, and guns.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: righting the wronged, society, soldier, adventure, heroes, escapades, military, rivalry, old west, horse riding, massacre, apache ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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Gunsmoke: To the Last Man (1992)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Retired marshal Matt Dillon tracks Arizona rustlers and lands in the middle of the 1880s Pleasant Valley War.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: crimes, gang, heroes, adventure, partners, rivalry, escapades, golden years, vigilantism, lynching, hanging, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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30%
Finger on the Trigger (1965)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a ragtag group of just-discharged Union soldiers clashes with a band of renegade Confederates over a golden treasure hidden in a deserted town in the Oklahoma Territory. Soon these rivals must make common cause in the ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: rivalry, soldier, military, escapades, treasure hunt, old west, post civil war, ghost town, thirst, fistfight, gold, fort ...
Time: 19th century
Place: oklahoma, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Dark Power (1985)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: The spirits of dead Indians are haunting a couple's house, and they call in an exorcist, whose trademark is a black whip, to get rid of them.
Style: scary, serious, suspenseful, rough, psychotronic
Plot: zombie, supernatural, ghost, haunted house, rivalry, supernatural ability, escapades, americana, racism, warrior, tv reporter, sorcerer ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
40 Guns to Apache Pass (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Apaches are on the warpath and the Army must defend them. Murphy's mission is to get a shipment of rifles, but it's stolen by greedy white traders with the help of mutinous soldiers
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, tough heroes, arms dealing, war, military, escapades, heroes, rivalry, adventure, rescue, american civil war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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29%
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, rough, exciting, suspenseful, serious
Plot: native american white relationships, rescue, culture clash, fish out of water, opposites attract, racism, old west, crimes, adventure, society, fall in love, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Doctor Dracula (1978)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: An evil hypnotist puts a beautiful woman under his spell.
Style: scary, serious, rough, psychotronic
Plot: supernatural, vampire, religions or cults, reincarnation, nightclub, vengeance, heroic mission, curses spells and rituals, obsessive quest, ghost, supernatural ability, heroes ...
Time: 70s
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28%
Curse of the Forty-Niner (2002)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A group of friends discover gold deep inside an old mine. But by taking the gold and think they've hit it big, they awaken a long dead miner who's Hell Bent on protecting his treasure.
Style: scary, slasher, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: curse, supernatural, ghost, mine, curses spells and rituals, gold, undead, ghost town, adventure, rivalry, serial killer, crimes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Day of the Evil Gun (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two men on a desperate search to save a woman only one of them could have!
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: renegade, rescue, apache tribe, captive, child in peril, scout, hitman, battles, life is a bitch, lone wolves, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, fugitives, crimes, escapades, adventure, society, lone wolves, rescue, soldier, prostitute, heroes, gang ...
Time: 60s
Place: south dakota
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28%
For a Few Extra Dollars (1966)
Genre: War, Western
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Near the end of the Civil War, imprisoned Confederate raider Giuliano Gemma is sent under guard to warn both his men and the Army at Fort Yuma that an impending rebel raid is really nothing but a ruse by scoundrels from both sides, in cahoots to ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: corrupt officer, vengeance, old west, military base, captivity, soldier, rivalry, confined, military, dishonesty, escapades, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: After his mother is killed in a wagoncoach robbery a young man pursues the gang responsible. Matt Dillon goes after him hoping to stop him before the gang can kill him. Dillon is joined by Davis Healy, a businessman, who is hiding a few secrets of ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gang, escapades, adventure, rivalry, partners, obsessive quest, buddies, law enforcement, vengeance, price of justice, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.6
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Winterhawk (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smallpox plagues Chief Winterhawk's tribe. He seeks cure from the white men, who in turn, in fear of getting the smallpox, kill two of his companions. Winterhawk comes back to kidnap a girl and her brother from the white men's settlement, ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, smallpox, rivalry, crimes, opposites attract, rescue, escapades, heroes, adventure, confined, society, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%