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More Dead Than Alive (1969)
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More Dead Than Alive (1969)
Original name: More Dead than Alive
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: When the multiple murderer Cain is released from prison after 18 years, he wants to settle down as a rancher and never touch a gun again. But his former life haunts him; not only that nobody wants to give him a job, some villains also want to pay him back. So he has to accept the offer of showman Ruffalo to perform as "Killer Cain" in his traveling shooting show. However after 18 years without practice even Ruffalo's young assistant Billy shoots better than Cain.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: gunfighter, haunted by the past, prison, cowboy, prison escape, revenge, lawyer, gunfight, shooter, legend, banker, envy, male female relationship, convict, redemption, hanging, fistfight, target practice, coffin, revolver, beard, street shootout, saloon, gallows, target shooting ...
Place: arizona

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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, gunfighter, gun, street shootout, old west, cowboy and horse mostly in Western, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like More Dead Than Alive: Return of the Gunfighter (1966), Guns of Diablo (1964), Yuma (1971), Rough Night in Jericho (1967), Macho Callahan (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Return of the Gunfighter (1966)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A gunfighter (Robert Taylor) and a cowboy (Chad Everett) help a Mexican girl (Ana Martín) avenge the land-related murder of her parents.
Plot: gunfighter, crooked sheriff, false accusation, arson, ex convict, evil landowner, gambler, horse riding, judge, death of brother, murder of parents, brother vs brother ...
Place: new mexico
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Guns of Diablo (1964)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Russell are up against some bad guys who run the town to which the pair have gone for supplies. Bronson runs into an old girl friend, Oliver, who is now married to his enemy Merlin. Bronson had long ago broken Merlin's arm, and now ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, small town, showdown, gunfight, good versus evil, escapades, partners, rivalry, fighting crime, criminal's revenge, gangsters, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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Yuma (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A down-and-dirty town is forced to shape up when a new sheriff (Clint Walker) comes to town. However, when a scheme is launched to destroy the lawman's authority, he must discover the perpetrators and preserve his reputation.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, old west, marshal, tough heroes, righting the wronged, heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, tough law enforcer, lone wolves, gang, law enforcement ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Rough Night in Jericho (1967)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: The only business in the Wild West town of Jericho that corrupt sheriff Alex Flood doesn't control behind the scenes is the stagecoach owned by tough-willed widow Molly Lang and her right-hand man, Hickman. Former marshal Dolan, recently hired ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, old west, gang, rivalry, heroes, good versus evil, society, graphic violence, righting the wronged, small town life, police corruption, widow ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, california, boston, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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Macho Callahan (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man tricked into enlisting in the Confederate army is later thrown into a hellish stockade on desertion charges. He eventually breaks out of the prison camp, reunites with his old partner and sets out to kill the man who was responsible for his ...
Plot: criminal, gunfight, rape, gunfighter, runaway, desertion, deserter, american civil war, civil war, u.s. civil war, female nudity, military prison ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
All Hell Broke Loose (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After serving his county in the Civil War as a skilled sharpshooter, Will Drayton moved West in search of employment using his shooting skills. He ends up with the wrong type of people as a deadly assassin.
Plot: sniper, gunfight, horse, showdown, cowboy, ranch, duel, rancher, u.s. marshal, brawl, violence, civil war veteran ...
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A Gunfight (1971)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Will Tenneray and Abe Cross are two aging, famous gunfighters, both in need of money. Cross rides into town, having failed as a gold prospector. His reputation is such that everyone expects him to shoot it out with Tenneray, who capitalizes on his ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, atmospheric
Plot: small town, duel, gunfighter, showdown, old west, small town life, friends, buddies, rivalry, heroes, crimes, sex scene ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Arizona Bushwhackers (1968)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During the Civil War, a Confederate spy takes a job as marshal of a small western town as a cover for his espionage activities. However, he soon finds out that a local businessman is selling weapons to a band of rampaging Indians.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, society, dishonesty, espionage, heroes, chase, starting over, aging, crimes, moral dilemma, uninhibited rivalry, police corruption ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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From Noon Till Three (1976)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Bank robber Graham Dorsey spends a few hours with beautiful widow Amanda Starbuck, in which time his gang takes part in a disastrous holdup. Learning of his comrades' demise, Dorsey goes on the lam. Believing her short-term lover was killed by ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous
Plot: gang, mental institution, mistaken identity, criminal, horse, bittersweet, dishonesty, on the run, rescue, lone wolves, romance, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: venice, paris france
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Place Called Glory (1965)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: West Germany, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Former rancher Clint Brenner and the younger Reese, his equal in skill at gun-fighting, are independently recruited to help farmer Seth Grande free the locals of Manitoba town Glory City from vast ranch owner Jack Villaine's rule of terror. ...
Plot: poker game, drunkenness, mayor, horse riding, hotel, city, porter, estranged daughter, old west, coffee, bartender, fistfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Ballad of a Gunfighter (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A former Confederate robs stagecoaches to be able to give money to the local poor people. He soon runs into a gang of robbers who don't have the same good intentions he does.
Plot: gang of outlaws, violence, nun, old west, fistfight, bar fight, gunslinger, gunfight, duel, cowboy, street fight, gunfighter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Gun And The Pulpit (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the days of the "Wild West", a gunslinger, with a price on his head, discovers the body of a traveling minister who has been killed in an ambush. Fearing those who are following him, he assumes the dead minister's identity.
Plot: old west, impersonation, runaway, cowboy, hanging, gunfighter, sheriff, alcohol abuse, frontier town, corruption, widow, tobacco ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Sartana in the Valley of Death (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Smooth and lethal gunfighter Lee Calloway helps three bandit brothers escape from jail under the condition that they give him fifty percent of the stolen gold they have hidden. Of course, the treacherous sibling trio don't plan on keeping their ...
Plot: gunfighter, desert, gunslinger, landlady, ransom, tough guy, violence, maverick, gunfight, treasure hunt, western hero, heist ...
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59%
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Will Penny (1967)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Will Penny, an aging cowpoke, takes a job on a ranch which requires him to ride the line of the property looking for trespassers or, worse, squatters. He finds that his cabin in the high mountains has been appropriated by a woman whose guide to ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: mountain, heroes, rescue, lone wolves, aging, cowboy, gunfight, horse, hopes, criminal's revenge, love and romance, rivalry ...
Time: 60s
Place: montana, usa, california, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
A Man Called Gannon (1968)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A seasoned cowboy takes a young tender-foot under his wing. They become embroiled in a range war, and end up on opposite sides.
Plot: locomotive, old west, blonde, womanizer, fistfight, prostitute, cowboy, love triangle, train, ranch, female nudity, male nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Shadow Riders (1982)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After starring in "The Sacketts", Tom Selleck and Sam Elliott team up again but this time as Mac and Dal Traven, in a movie based on a classic Louis L'Amour novel. They are brothers, who meet up at the end of the Civil War fighting on ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, bleak
Plot: kidnapping, american civil war, civil war veteran, family relations, good versus evil, rivalry, rescue, escapades, vigilantism, homecoming, siblings relations, missing person ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Monte Walsh (2003)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Monte Walsh and Chet Rollins are long-time cowhands, working whatever ranch work comes their way, but "nothing they can't do from a horse." Their lives are divided between months on the range and the occasional trip into town. Monte ...
Style: emotional, realistic, serious, tense, sentimental ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Invitation to a Gunfighter (1964)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When Confederate soldier Matt Weaver returns to town after the Civil War, he finds that his home has been sold by town boss Sam Brewster. Brewster hires gunfighter Jules Gaspard d'Estaing to deal with Weaver, but d'Estaing's ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, serious, surprise ending ...
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Plot: soldier, hitman, vigilantism, small town, gunfight, cowboys and outlaws, heroes, crimes, rivalry, lone wolves, society, rescue ...
Time: 60s, 1860s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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 24K
The Shootist (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Afflicted with a terminal illness John Bernard Brooks, the last of the legendary gunfighters, quietly returns to Carson City for medical attention from his old friend Dr. Hostetler. Aware that his days are numbered, the troubled man seeks solace and ...
Style: psychological, realistic, serious, suspense, tense ...
Plot: terminal illness, self defense, small town, widow, haunted by the past, crimes, life is a bitch, human nature, against the odds, hitman, retirement, gunfight ...
Time: 20th century, 90s, turn of the century, 19th century, 70s
Place: nevada, el paso texas, tucson arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Last Challenge (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: An upstart outlaw baits a legendary gunslinger, now a marshal in love with a saloon keeper.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Plot: small town, gunslinger, duel, haunted by the past, fishing, native american, ambush, marshal, rattlesnake, poker, graphic violence, going straight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Law of the Lawless (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A former gunfighter, now a circuit court judge, faces his father's killer in a small post-Civil War Kansas town.
Plot: judge, court, gunfight, fistfight, revenge, dancehall girl, widow, gunfighter, murder, courtroom, jail cell, brother ...
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Cat Ballou (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
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Plot: vengeance, murder, rescue, old west, hitman, ranch, redemption, criminal heroes, wilderness, family relations, satire, alcohol abuse ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming
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46%
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Barquero (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jake Remy leads a gang of outlaw cutthroats making their escape toward Mexico from a successful robbery. Barring their way is a river--crossable only by means of a ferry barge. The barge operator, Travis, refuses to be bullied into providing ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Audie and Dan Duryea are hired by a mysterious woman to take her across Indian country to her husband. On route, she tries to seduce Audie by offering to give him Duryea's share of the money if he will help her achieve her real goal: kill ...
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Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
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Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Western revenge drama about a bounty hunter tracking down the men who murdered his wife and son.
Plot: horse, murder, revenge, desert, marshal, gang, gunfighter, reward, bounty hunter, arson, wanted, gunfight ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
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Style: stylized, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, tense ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Romance, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Gunslinger Clayton Drumm (Testi) is about to be hanged when he is given a chance to live if he will agree to murder Matthew (Oates), a miner who has steadfastly refused to sell his land to the railroad company. Matthew’s refusal is a major ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
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⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Japan, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The Stranger comes across some bad guys trying to kill a Japanese emissary for a very important scroll. Before the emissary dies, he asks The Stranger to return the scroll to Japan. Once there he finds himself stuck in the middle of two rival clans ...
Plot: samurai, gunfighter, katana, drifter, old west, man with no name, tough guy, cowboy, martial arts, samurai sword, violence, gunfight ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
The Return of Josey Wales (1980)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Legend has it-he lives. In this Western drama, some friends of gunfighter Josey Wales (Michael Parks, who also directed) are killed South of the border, so he heads to Mexico to confront a crooked local chief of police and get a good buddy out of ...
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