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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: haunted by the past, gunfighter, prison, cowboy, prison escape, lawyer, male female relationship, legend, banker, gunfight, envy, convict, hanging, redemption, revolver, beard, coffin, revenge, street shootout, fistfight, saloon, gallows, target practice, target shooting, interrupted hanging ...
Place: arizona

Most similar movies to More Dead Than Alive

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and exciting films with plots about gunfight, gunfighter, gun, pistol, old west, cowboy and street shootout mostly in Western, Romance and Drama genres. Some movies like More Dead Than Alive: Return of the Gunfighter (1967), Guns of Diablo (1964), Yuma (1971), Rough Night in Jericho (1967), All Hell Broke Loose (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Return of the Gunfighter (1967)
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, arson, false accusation, cheating at cards, evil landowner, gunshot wound, ex convict, male female relationship, brother brother relationship, escape, murder ...
Place: new mexico
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95%
 5.7
 596
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: exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, heroes, showdown, gunfight, rivalry, fighting crime, adventure, tough heroes, friends, lovers reunited, friendship, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
 6.4
 422
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, exciting, tense, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, bar fight, small town, political corruption, americana, heroes, gang, good versus evil, dishonesty, lone wolves, rivalry, law enforcement ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, old west, gang, small town life, righting the wronged, gory, graphic violence, anti hero, heroes, anti heroes, rivalry, danger ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, california, boston, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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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 rifle, winchester rifle, pistol duel, henry rifle, duel, repeating rifle, u.s. marshal, six shooter, small western town, target practice, civil war veteran, cowboy hat ...
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73%
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 1K
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: atmospheric, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: small town, showdown, duel, gunfighter, small town life, old west, friends, rivalry, heroes, buddies, crimes, gun ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, starting over, chases and races, dishonesty, heroes, society, small town life, small town, showbiz, anti war, celebrity culture, captivity ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 5.3
 261
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: gunfighter, rape, outlaw, gunfight, criminal, civil war, arizona territory, american civil war, deserter, revenge, street shootout, bar shootout ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: texas, new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, bar shootout, duel, winchester rifle, street shootout, colt .45, street fight, fistfight, outlaw, song, six gun, old west ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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, gunfighter, duel, frenchman, bar shootout, falling from height, hotel, coffee, fistfight, gunfight, gunshot, shot to death ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
Six Black Horses (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, 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 ...
Plot: killer, ranch, saved from hanging, skinny dipping, noose, knocked out, handgun, campfire, falling off horse, revenge motive, coffin, desert ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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: gun, old west, gunfighter, gunfight, corpse, held at gunpoint, sheriff, widow, eye patch, alcohol abuse, noose, buggy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
 7.1
 4K
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: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: mountain, aging, lone wolves, rescue, heroes, cabin, horse, gunfight, cowboy, human nature, vengeance, friendship ...
Time: 60s
Place: montana, usa, california, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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: drifter, gunfight, long brown hair, pistol, disarming someone, old west, violence, locomotive, sex in bed, female nudity, saddle, blonde ...
⇓ 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, serious, realistic, bleak
Plot: american civil war, kidnapping, civil war veteran, rivalry, chases and races, escapades, good versus evil, rescue, family relations, siblings relations, vigilantism, homecoming ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 7.1
 2K
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 ...
Plot: heroes, small town, old west, forbidden love, against the odds, escapades, society, righting the wronged, working class, human nature, ranch, boyfriend girlfriend relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 7.6
 22K
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, serious, realistic, suspense, tense ...
Plot: terminal illness, small town, self defense, widow, haunted by the past, crimes, danger, life is a bitch, against the odds, human nature, hitman, retirement ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 90s, 19th century, turn of the century ...
Place: nevada, el paso texas, tucson arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Last Challenge (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: An upstart outlaw baits a legendary gunslinger, now a marshal in love with a saloon keeper.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: small town, gunslinger, saloon, haunted by the past, marshal, fishing, ambush, duel, native american, poker, rattlesnake, whiskey ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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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, gunfighter, jail cell, dancehall girl, revenge, sheriff, murder, saloon girl, trial, widow, brother, courtroom ...
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Silent Stranger (1968)
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, violence, outlaw gang, street shootout, fistfight, brawl, gunslinger, hand to hand combat, samurai sword, drifter, surrealism ...
Place: japan
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.4
 1K
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, chases and races, tough heroes, graphic violence, crimes, heroes, lone wolves, escapades, gang, river, cowboy boots, boat ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
An Eye for an Eye (1966)
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: marshal, saddle, gunfight, cripple, boulder, wanted, territory, blind man, arizona territory, blindness, gang, revolver ...
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.8
 13K
Cat Ballou (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman seeking revenge for her murdered father hires a famous gunman, but he's very different from what she expects.
Style: semi serious, captivating, twists and turns, harsh, melancholic ...
Plot: vengeance, rescue, ranch, murder, redemption, criminal heroes, hitman, family relations, old west, wilderness, cowboy, hanging ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1900s, 1890s
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Gunfight in Abilene (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fighting in the Civil War a man accidently kills his friend. Returning to Abilene after the war he finds his former sweetheart about to marry the brother of the man he killed. To pay his debt he not only refuses to win her back but takes the job of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: retribution, gunshot, range war, acquittal, criminal, betrayal, henchman, final showdown, gun violence, post civil war, outlaw, street shootout ...
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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 ...
Plot: old west, war veteran, cowboy, war hero, horse, one man army, revolver, gunfighter, tough guy, one against many, cowboy shirt, rifle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
China 9, Liberty 37 (1978)
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: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, old west, ranch, dynamite, prostitute, hanging, chases and races, dishonesty, danger, on the run, betrayal, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
 149
The Bounty Man (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two rival bounty hunters are after the same killer, but find they have to join together to fight off his gang.
Plot: death of wife, sheriff, falling off horse, jail, ambush, campfire, one armed man, whiskey, department store, runaway, dining hall, gun ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.2
 1K
'Doc' (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A revisionist western, "Doc" is Frank Perry's attempt to accurately portray the lives and persons of Doc Holliday, Wyatt Earp, and the now-legendary events that took place in the town of Tombstone, starring Stacy Keach, Faye Dunaway ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, heroes, legends and myths, americana, friends, criminal heroes, society, rivalry, state affairs, best friends, danger, good versus evil ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: U.S. Marshall Duke Donovan is imprisoned, accused of being an accomplice in a bank robbery. After discovering that his partner is planning to kill his wife, he must escape prison in time to save his wife and clear his name.
Style: suspenseful, captivating, tense, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: prison, heist, bank, vengeance, old west, rivalry, crimes, journalism, prison escape, country, murder, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: usa, yuma arizona, nashville tennessee, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Quick and the Dead (1995)
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, suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: duel, revenge, small town, gunfight, prairie, old west, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, prison, gun duel, female protagonist ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, yuma arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%