Movies like Showdown

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Showdown (1963)
 6.3
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Showdown (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A cowboy has to get 12,000 dollars in stolen bonds from the ex-girlfriend of his partner, or the gang holding him hostage will kill him.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, cowboy, six shooter, survival, crimes, gang, heroes, hostages, hostage, gambling, partners, prison life, on the run, fugitives, danger, unlikely partners, chases and races, escapades, folk hero, witnessing a crime, rivalry, americana, daring rescue, save the day, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico

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Most similar movies to Showdown

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and suspenseful films with plots about old west, heroes, crimes, chases and races, rivalry, gunfight and violence mostly in Western, Romance and Crime genres. Some movies like Showdown: The Quick Gun (1964), Arizona Raiders (1965), Barquero (1970), Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (1994), The Gunslingers (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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The Quick Gun (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gunslinger Murphy helps an ungrateful town fight off a raid by his former gang.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, crimes, partners, hopes, fugitives, on the run, gang, best friends, danger, heroes, good versus evil, tough heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Arizona Raiders (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Murphy plays an ex-Quantrill's Raider who's released from jail with buddy Cooper to be deputized as Arizona Rangers in order to hunt down the remnant of the gang, rumored to he hiding out in a town "neer dee border" in the words ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, small town, good versus evil, escapades, gang, old west, lovers on the run, danger, partners, chases and races, criminal heroes, heroes ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, mexico, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, law enforcement, betrayal, crimes, old west, criminal, outlaw, tough guy, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
 6.3
 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, tough heroes, graphic violence, lone wolves, crimes, escapades, heroes, gang, chases and races, sheriff, river, cowboy boots ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rivalry, americana, vengeance, price of justice, escapades, obsessive quest, chases and races, buddies, gang, law enforcement, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (1983)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Brady Hawkes, Billy Montana, and Jeremiah Hawkes are on a train bound for a huge gambling event when the train is taken over by a gang of vicious killers in search of money. As ransom, the gang takes young Jeremiah hostage. Brady and Billy embark on ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, bounty hunter, dishonesty, unlikely partners, daring rescue, escapades, chases and races, partners against crime, hostages, old west, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
The Gunslingers (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While roaming the wild plains on a quest to find a cache of hidden riches, sharp-shooting bounty hunter Butch (John Elliott) and his outlaw companions come across a deadly gang with supernatural powers in this stylized Western. As the hunt for the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: bounty hunter, crimes, gang, rivalry, plague, deadly, chases and races, fugitives, cowboy, showdown, gunfight, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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: rough, realistic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: vigilantism, treasure hunt, gang, rivalry, danger, partners, adventure, criminal heroes, chase, old west, bank robbery, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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Gunfight at Comanche Creek (1963)
Genre: Crime, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Comanche Creek, Colorado, 1875: Prisoner Jack Mason is broken out of jail by a gang of strangers. They use him in a robbery, then when the dead-or-alive reward is high enough, they shoot him and collect. The National Detective Agency, now knowing ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, murder, prison, working undercover, cons and scams, old west, rivalry, gangsters, investigation, partners, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Gunmen of Rio Grande (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp comes to a small town, Rio Bravo, to help the woman saloon owner against the town villain and to save a mine owner from robbery.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: old west, heroes, danger, crimes, tough heroes, small town, repeating rifle, attempted murder, miner, six shooter, sawed off shotgun, small western town ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Bounty Killer (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Willie Duggans, a tenderfoot from the east, arrives in the wild west and soon experiences its violence. Willie discovers the easy money in bounty killing and must choose between that violent lifestyle and the love of a beautiful saloon singer.
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, tough heroes, heroes, track down, starting over, relationship vs career, crimes, misfit, gang, social misfits, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Righteous and the Wicked (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hobbs, a notorious wanted bandit, gets caught up in a violently competitive hunt for stolen cash when he finds out outlaws have robbed the local bank. While trying to get back what's his he must saddle up to stop these outlaws leaving whomever ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, rough ...
Plot: heist, gang, rivalry, crimes, old west, bank, fugitives, deadly, lone wolves, showdown, investigation, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
 6.4
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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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, tense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, bar fight, small town, political corruption, americana, heroes, crimes, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, gang, good versus evil, law enforcement ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Bullet for a Badman (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Former Texas Rangers Sam Ward and Logan Keliher become enemies when Sam turns bank robber and Logan marries Sam's ex-wife.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: betrayal, old west, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, false accusation, vengeance, parents and children, track down, uninhibited rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.2
 53
Dynamite Jim (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set during the American Civil War
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, humorous
Plot: danger, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, lone wolves, partners, heroes, escapades, gang, crimes, tough heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: iowa, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.8
 487
Santee (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jody Deakes joins up with his father after many years, just to discover that his dad is part of an outlaw gang on the run from a relentless bounty hunter named Santee. Jody is orphaned soon after Santee catches up to the gang, and follows Santee in ...
Style: realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, fugitives, dishonesty, righting the wronged, tough heroes, vigilantism, murder, track down, vengeance, crimes, heroes, criminal's revenge ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Meanest Men in the West (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Marvin star as murderous half-brothers who are running from the law as well as each other. A climatic confrontation proves to each of them just how mean the other can be. "The Meanest Men in the West" is actually an amalgam of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: old west, chases and races, betrayal, heroes, criminal's revenge, investigation, crime, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Gunsmoke: The Last Apache (1990)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: James Arness rides again as Matt Dillon, the US Marshal he made popular in the 1955-75 TV series. In this movie he goes after a renegade Apache named Wolf (Joe Lara) who has taken his daughter captive. As a bargaining chip, Dillon helps two sons of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, kidnapping, indian chief, americana, memory loss, woman in danger, vigilantism, missing person, chases and races, partners, rescue, golden years ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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 4.4
 245
Four Rode Out (1969)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In this western, a Mexican desperado tries to flee his partner, a determined girl friend, and a US Marshal.
Style: rough, bleak, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, fugitives, on the run, cons and scams, on the road, crimes, adventure, dishonesty, rivalry, chases and races, partners, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.4
 505
Gunpoint (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Colorado sheriff pursues a ruthless gang of train robbers into New Mexico, where he has no official jurisdiction. Accompanying him is a motley posse, including a sharp-shooting gambler whose fiancee the gang has kidnapped.
Plot: posse, gang of outlaws, outlaw, cowboy and outlaw, small town, violence, cowboy shirt, old west, fast draw, gun, archive footage, criminal ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 4K
Sabata (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Several pillars of society have robbed an Army safe containing $100,000 so they can buy the land upon which the coming railroad will be built. But they haven't reckoned on the presence of the master gunslinger, Sabata.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gambling, bounty hunter, rivalry, heist, crimes, partners, dishonesty, betrayal, small town, tough heroes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.8
 376
Hard Ground (2003)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Billy Bucklin escapes while being transported to Yuma prison and plans to form an army of desperadoes to control the Mexican border...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, old west, bounty hunter, reluctant partners, partners, criminal heroes, escapades, redemption, chase, track down, on the run, abduction ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw (1991)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Hawkes, Jones and Cassidy are on their way to the biggest poker game in history. But a few folks want to see them fold before they even get there.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: farce, gambling, tough heroes, adventure, old west, danger, rivalry, deadly, ambition, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: usa, san francisco, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Plot: rivalry, golden years, escapades, crimes, chases and races, gory, vigilantism, adventure, heroes, partners, gang, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.4
 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: serious, realistic, atmospheric, surprise ending, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, criminal, outlaw, friendship, adventure, wilderness, chases and races, partners, rivalry, buddies, friends, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, australia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.5
 503
The Ugly Ones (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Escaped outlaw Jose Gomez returns to his home town pursued by bounty killer Luke Chilson. The towns people protect Gomez, unaware, at first, that he is now a changed and dangerous man.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, gang, escapades, chases and races, crimes, love and romance, rivalry, manhunt, fugitives, love triangle, old west, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 5.9
 679
The Texican (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wanted north of the border, Jess Carlin resides safely in Mexico. Then he hears his brother was killed in a gunfight with another man. Knowning his brother never carried a gun he heads north to find his brother's killer. After battling bounty ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, old west, battles, righting the wronged, gang, lone wolves, fugitives, manhunt, deadly, tough heroes, hitman ...
Place: mexico, texas, latin america, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Django Strikes Again (1987)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Former gunfighter Django has become a monk and abandoned his violent former ways. His daughter is kidnapped by rogue Hungarian soldiers using slave labor to run a silver mine. Django casts off his habit and digs up his machine gun to practice a ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, stylized, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monastery, one man army, heroes, going straight, confined, danger, crimes, rivalry, escapades, child in peril, battleship, abduction ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.5
 4K
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: realistic, serious, tense, bleak, rough
Plot: interracial relations, gunfight, desert, treasure hunt, old west, racism, vengeance, chases and races, dishonesty, heroes, society, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Last Hard Men (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century. He escapes with 6 others to exact vengeance on Sam Burgade ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: prison, kidnapping, rescue, gang, danger, fugitives, dishonesty, deadly, golden years, mistaken identity, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%