Movies like Ben and Charlie

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Ben and Charlie (1972)
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Ben and Charlie (1972)
Original name: Amico, stammi lontano almeno un palmo
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When Ben Bellow is released from prison, Charlie Logan is there waiting for him. Not to welcome him, but to tell him that he does not want to hear from him again. But his wish won't be granted as the the two men constantly forced to reconnect while still hating each other's guts...
Plot: poker, train, cheating, robbery, duel, bank, runaway, renegade, odd couple, fistfight, saloon

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and exciting films with plots about gunfight, fistfight, old west, street shootout, cowboy, horse and saloon mostly in Western, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Ben and Charlie: Django, The Last Killer (1967), Alive or Preferably Dead (1969), Man from Nowhere (1966), A Sky Full of Stars for a Roof (1968), Buddy Goes West (1981). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Django, The Last Killer (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Lessons in death lead to the ultimate showdown...
Plot: assassination, fistfight, robbery, arson, bullet wound, murder, beating, street shootout, mexican, mercenary, saloon, farmer ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Alive or Preferably Dead (1969)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two brothers, Monty and Ted, will inherit $300,000 if they manage to live together for six months.
Plot: train robbery, bank, stagecoach, bullet hole, ransom demand, man wearing towel, fistfight, outlaw, train, street fight, clumsiness, male in bathtub ...
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90%
Man from Nowhere (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Bandit Gordon frees a group of prisoners, forcing them to join his gang or die. Arizona Colt, declining to do either, heads for Blackstone City where Gordon is planning a robbery. When one of Gordon's men murders saloon girl Dolores, Arizona ...
Plot: poker game, sister sister relationship, explosion, bar shootout, escape, prisoner, street shootout, bank robbery, horse, bank, bartender, highwayman ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
A Sky Full of Stars for a Roof (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The bandit Pratt, looking for Tim, who is responsible for the death of his two sons, attacks a caravan killing all the passengers. Harry, the vagabond, after having robbed the dead, casually meets Tim and they become friends. Running away together ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: old west, partners, deadly, rivalry, cons and scams, vengeance, psychopath, orchestral, chases and races, chase, unlikely partners, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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Buddy Goes West (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Trinity series star Bud Spencer returns to the Wild West in director Michele Lupo's comic tale of an outlaw drifter, Buddy, who is mistaken for a doctor after his Indian companion inadvertently steals a bag of surgical instruments. When a band ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escapades, old west, treasure hunt, partners, gang, small town, small town life, good versus evil, lone wolves, dishonesty, buddies, disorder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Now They Call Him Sacramento (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After stealing money transported in a train, Sacramento, Big Jim and Tequila arribe to "La Paz" town. They rent a room there in order to hide the money but Sacramento and Big Jim, while Tequila is sleeping, run away with the money. Tequila ...
Plot: gun, bartender, brawl, cemetery, widow, explosion, dynamite, gunslinger, train, whiskey, barbershop, highwayman ...
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71%
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Lucky Luke (1991)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Lucky Luke becomes the Sheriff of Daisy Town and runs out all the criminals. Then the Dalton brothers arrive and try to get the Indians to break the peace treaty and attack the town.
Style: humorous, offbeat, semi serious, cult film
Audience: pre-teens, family outing, kids, teens
Plot: saloon, lone wolves, parody, crimes, partners, heroes, gang, escapades, rivalry, adventure, odd couple, fighting crime ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
A Bullet for a Stranger (1971)
Genre: Western, Comedy
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: John and George McIntire are a couple of naive brothers who travel to a lawless western town to see their father. The bumbling siblings get themselves into big trouble after they beat up a member of a gang of extortionists. Fortunately, a mysterious ...
Plot: maverick, crooked sheriff, protection money, hitman, bar fight, bar brawl, gunslinger, ranch, fistfight, duel, stagecoach, card game ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Unhanged (1971)
Genre: Western, Comedy
Country: Finland
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two outlaws, The Lonely Rider and the Indian Tonto, have caught (at least they think they have) Speedy Gonzales, a ruthless gunfighter from the town of Njietponimaistadi. They start to travel to another town for the reward, through the desert ...
Plot: fistfight, desert, fast draw, gunfight, cowboy, bounty, sheriff, waterhole, water, reward, prisoner, thirst ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 5.6
 539
Triggerman (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A legendary poker playing outlaw, Triggerman, arrives to town for the wildest gambling tournament this side of the west. As the tournament begins he'll get caught up in a violent showdown as bandits try to cheat their way to the finals. With ...
Plot: snoring, injury, covered wagon, blood, tied up, sword, blackboard, goat, shaving, camera, drunkenness, dragon ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
My Name Is Nobody (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jack Beauregard, one of the greatest gunman of the Old West, only wants to retire in peace and move to Europe. But a young gunfighter, known as "Nobody", who idolizes Beauregard, wants him to go out in glory. So he arranges for Jack to ...
Style: humorous, clever, realistic, semi serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, old west, danger, partners, unlikely partners, hotshot hero, lone wolves, orchestral, graphic violence, faked death, friends, friendship ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s, 60s
Place: el paso texas, texas, new orleans, new mexico, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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Kid Blue (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bickford Waner, an apparently naive young man from Fort Worth, arrives in the tiny Texas town of Dime Box and takes on a variety of menial jobs. He's befriended by Reese Ford and his wife Molly, but before long Molly has seduced Bickford. Only ...
Plot: airplane, horse, robbery, escape, street shootout, train, cowboy, outlaw, lawman, crooked sheriff, cowboys and indians, criminal ...
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Life Is Tough, Eh Providence? (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This Italian western comedy has no shooting deaths, but a lot of fistfights. Provvidenza is a bounty hunter. He makes his living solely by catching his dim but powerful friend, the Hurricane Kid (Gregg Palmer) and turning him in for the reward ...
Plot: gunfight, stagecoach, bar fight, overweight man, farce, knocked out, yoga, tracking, western town, snoring, fight, horse chase ...
Place: kentucky
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.7
 4K
Ace High (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 132 min.
Story: After Cacopoulos manages to save himself from being hung on a false charge, he robs Cat Stevens and Hutch Bessy of a lot of money and steals their horses. This results in a merry chase and Stevens and Bessy become unwilling allies in ...
Style: humorous, rough, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: robbery, revenge, old west, vengeance, chases and races, rivalry, chase, partners, reluctant partners, graphic violence, bank manager, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Wild Gals of the Naked West (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: An old geezer recalls some of the antics of the men and women of his western town, more wild and woolly than Tombstone or Dodge City. In this town no one is a good shot, the women are hungry for new meat, and practical jokers abound. A stranger ...
Style: scatology, sex comedy
Plot: weapons, nudity (full frontal - brief), ambiguity, nudie cutie, vixen, satire, farce, saloon, parody, camp, absurd humor, female nudity ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: humorous, feel good, funny, light, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, chase, cowboy, escapades, nothing goes right, goofy hero, disorder, explosion, glue, train, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Trinity Is STILL My Name! (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A couple of two-bit thieving brothers try and keep a promise to their dying father: stick together and become successful outlaws. Bambino reluctantly agrees to show younger Trinity the ropes, but their gentle demeanors tend to diminish their haul by ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, exciting, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monk, gunslinger, mistaken identity, cowboy, brother, anti heroes, misfit, heroes, odd couple, buddies, partners, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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 1K
Sam Whiskey (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Sam Whiskey is an all-round talent, but when the attractive widow Laura offers him a job, he hesitates: he shall salvage gold bars, which Laura's dead husband stole recently, from a sunken ship and secretly bring them back to the mint before ...
Style: feel good, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: heroes, heist, criminal heroes, crimes, dishonesty, rivalry, escapades, elderly, romance, adventurer, bounty hunter, fugitives ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa, arizona, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Sabata the Killer (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: After giving a ride to a man who recently ripped-off his thieving business partner, Sabata and his buddy are unaware that a group of men have been hired to kill them and bring back the loot!
Plot: fiesta, trio, saved from hanging, newspaper headline, knitting, gunfight, street shootout, mexican, fistfight, gunshot, stolen money, traitor ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Belle Starr Story (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Dominated by men in her youth, Belle Starr now out-shoots and out-gambles them as she makes her way around the West. One man who's her equal is Larry Blackie with whom she has an on-again, off-again relationship. Together they become involved ...
Plot: female director, interrupted hanging, torture, jacket, leather jacket, gunfight, saloon, skin, street shootout, poker game, jewel robbery, guitar ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Man of the East (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: By his dying father's last wish Joe is sent to the Wild West to become a real guy. The dreamy young man despises guns and fights likes poems and prefers bicycles to horses. Now his three teachers footpads all of them shall teach him otherwise. ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, last wish, anti heroes, rivalry, escapades, heroes, old west, anti hero, graphic violence, saloon, gun, book ...
Place: pacific ocean, yuma arizona, phoenix arizona, arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A "prequel" of sorts to "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," chronicling the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, witty
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, gunfight, criminal, old west, chases and races, adventure, gang, buddies, on the run, criminal heroes, crimes, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Bad Man's River (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Robber Roy King loses his wife, Alicia, to revolutionary Montero. Despite their rivalry they collaborate in an attempt to rob the Mexican government of one million dollars.
Style: semi serious, realistic, tense, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: airport, heist, wilderness, rebelliousness, revolution, crimes, gang, betrayal, rebellion, rivalry, dishonesty, heroes ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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The Great Bank Robbery (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A motley group of phony church leaders attempts to rob a bank controlled by brothers in 1880's Texas.
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bank, heist, bank robbery, dishonesty, gang, rivalry, unlikely criminals, on the run, criminal heroes, chases and races, special agents, parody ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: cult film, humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, farce, parody, heroes, bar fight, small town, cowboy, brother, gunslinger, sheriff, false identity, mormon ...
Time: 19th century
Place: yuma arizona, arizona, california, texas, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
It Can Be Done Amigo (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An outspoken boy and a gunfighter-pimp save a drifter's life from hanging. The boy's uncle dies, leaving a house and some dry, useless land to the boy. The dying uncle has obtained the drifter's promise to help the boy get what is ...
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, bar fight, on the run, drifter, criminal heroes, unlikely partners, heroes, chases and races, bounty hunter, crimes, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marshal Flagg, an aging lawman about to be retired, hears that his old nemesis, the outlaw McKaye, is back in the area and planning a robbery. Riding out to hunt down McKaye, Flagg is captured by McKaye's gang and finds out that McKaye is no ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, outlaw, criminal, lone wolves, elderly, criminal heroes, buddies, crimes, obsessive quest, social relations, friends, fight for supremacy ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Death Walks in Laredo (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Algeria
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Whitaker Selby, Lester Kato, and Etienne Devereaux, three eccentric gunmen, discover they are brothers. Their father left them all a mine located in Laredo, Texas. But they discover that Julius Caesar Fuller, the town's greedy landowner (who ...
Plot: gold mine, massacre, cowboy, maniac, kung fu, female assassin, old west, heroes, martial arts, castle, villain, brawl ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 5.7
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Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, small town, friends, social relations, good versus evil, buddies, lone wolves, escapades, partners, gang, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, funny, absurd ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, parody, profanity, duel, small town, farm, fall in love, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, notoriety, drugs/alcohol, newcomer ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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