Movies like The Singer Not the Song

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The Singer Not the Song (1961)
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The Singer Not the Song (1961)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A Roman Catholic priest defies a Mexican bandit whose gang kills villagers in alphabetical order.
Style: rough, offbeat, serious, captivating, realistic, cult film
Plot: love triangle, criminal, belief, catholic church, catholic priest, atheist, outlaw, crimes, village, old west, mountain, gang, obsession, church, clergy, religions or cults, good versus evil, village life, moral dilemma, danger, society, dishonesty, criminal heroes, rivalry, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, 50s, 1950s
Place: mexico, latin america

Most similar movies to The Singer Not the Song

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about rivalry, crimes, old west, heroes, street shootout, vengeance and danger mostly in Western, Drama and Action genres. Some movies like The Singer Not the Song: The Savage Guns (1962), Avenging Angel (2007), South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000), Secret of Giving (1999), Guns for San Sebastian (1968). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Savage Guns (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This Western is set in the Mexican valley of Sonora not that far south of the state of Arizona. It's just after the American Civil War, and a former Confederate officer, Mike Summers (Don Taylor) has taken refuge in a small town in the valley. ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, maverick, criminal, danger, gang, rivalry, criminal heroes, crimes, small town, vigilantism, american civil war, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, sonora
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95%
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Avenging Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A preacher (Sorbo) becomes a bounty hunter after a group of refugees seeking shelter in his church is murdered by a gang of ruthless outlaws.
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, psychological, realistic ...
Plot: bounty hunter, revenge, preacher, murder, righting the wronged, rivalry, crimes, criminal, church, danger, chase, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Valentine Casey is a Marshal in the desolate Tucson territory of the early 1900's. On Christmas Eve, his outlaw family pays him a disturbing visit. He must confront the sins of his past. He and his partner, U.S. Christmas, journey through the ...
Style: rough, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: desert, criminal, outlaw, old west, haunted by the past, gang, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, law enforcement, family relations, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1910s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
Secret of Giving (1999)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As Christmas approaches, a single mother (played by Reba McEntire) struggles to raise her son and keep up the payments on her Oregon ranch, which is difficult since she's heavily in debt. But she's a tough cookie, and proves that a ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: christmas, social relations, dishonesty, bank, family relations, redemption, single parent, crimes, small town life, aging, down on your luck, farm ...
Time: 19th century
Place: oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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Guns for San Sebastian (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: France, Italy, Mexico, USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Leon Alastray is an outlaw who has been given sanctuary by Father John, whom he then escorts to the village of San Sebastian. The village is deserted, with its cowardly residents hiding in the hills from Indians, who regularly attack the village and ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, outlaw, gunfight, criminal, righting the wronged, social relations, old west, culture clash, redemption, village, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 18th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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The Salvation (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Denmark, UK, South Africa, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family's murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic, rough ...
Plot: vengeance, lone hero, gang, violence, old west, small town, murder, revenge, criminal's revenge, violence spree, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, australia, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
Gentleman Killer (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In a disputed border town, the US Army waits for word from Washington as to the rightful country it belongs, while dealing with a rowdy pack of Mexican soldier/bandits. Into the mix rides seemingly mysterious stranger Anthony Steffan, who looks like ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: small town, vengeance, old west, gang, heroes, rivalry, good versus evil, crimes, street shootout, mexican, u.s. mexico border, mexican border
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Spikes Gang (1974)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After escaping home, three young friends form a dynamic alliance of untamed youth. They meet an old man named Spikes with the experience only a master gunfighter can offer. The gang of men go on a crime spree and are converted to outlaws with a ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunshot wound, runaway, theft, vengeance, innocence lost, chases and races, dishonesty, crimes, heroes, friendship, teaching the ways of the world, graphic violence ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Mountie (2011)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A lone Mountie has come to town to clean up the crime and corruption after finding an innocent man dead. As he sets up home, in town, he discovers endless amounts of illegal activity taking place behind closed doors. Once he uncovers the men behind ...
Style: exciting, suspense, captivating, tense, suspenseful ...
Plot: crimes, rivalry, police shootout, fighting crime, corruption, murder, danger, lone wolves, escapades, out of the way, criminal heroes, clergy ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Heaven with a Gun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Glenn Ford plays Jim Killian, a preacher who arrives in a town divided between cattlemen and sheep herders. But Killian isn't just any preacher. He is a former fast gun who has set upon a different path.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Plot: old west, small town, gunslinger, graphic violence, heroes, starting over, danger, going straight, crimes, rivalry, society, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Avenging Angel (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Miles Utley is a professional Mormon commando/bodyguard who is forced to turn renegade and to question his faith as he investigates a scandal involving assassination and land speculation.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, assassination attempt, mormon, latter day saints, society, crimes, rivalry, danger, heroes, orphan, old west, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Master Gunfighter (1975)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Don Santiago (Richard Angarola) is a vicious man who helps provoke an Indian massacre that will allow him to steal the Indians' land and claim it as his own. However, his son-in-law, Finley (Tom Laughlin), is an expert hand with both guns and ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, martial arts, one man army, master warrior, gunfight, outlaw gang, samurai sword, small western town, escapades, rivalry, criminal heroes, lone wolves ...
Time: 1800s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Work and the Glory III: A House Divided (2006)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Joshua Steed returns to Missouri a wealthy man with a beautiful wife; however, the past has a way of catching up. Soon Joshua is tangled in a web of rumors, deception and betrayal that threatens to tear his family apart. Back in Kirtland, financial ...
Style: uplifting, emotional, realistic, serious
Plot: family in danger, leadership, redemption, religions or cults, bankruptcy, society, intrigue, dishonesty, hopes, danger, rivalry, discrimination ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: missouri, usa, ohio
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.0
 87
The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, tense, captivating, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, crimes, small town, old west, cowboy, u.s. marshal, danger, murder, moving, uninhibited rivalry, small town life ...
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Riders of the Purple Sage (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jim Lassiter roams from town to town in search for the man who drove his sister to suicide. While riding toward a mountain pass, he sees an heiress, Jane Withersteen, being harassed by thugs and steps in to help. A religious sect wants Jane to marry ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: clergy, tough heroes, religions or cults, farm, pursuit, old west, rivalry, danger, chases and races, society, lone wolves, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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6 Guns (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When her family is gunned down in cold blood, a young girl convinces a bounty hunter to train her as a gunfighter so she can seek vengeance with a six-shooter.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, small town, vengeance, crimes, rivalry, murder, danger, strong female presence, chases and races, heroes, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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Man Dancin' (2003)
Genre: Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Tough comedy drama set in Glasgow. Former enforcer Jimmy exits jail a changed man, but both his criminal boss and a corrupt copper think he's bluffing.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, psychological, rough ...
Plot: estate, jail, crimes, going straight, gangsters, gang, drug abuse, clergy, prison, brother brother relationship, tragic event, syringe ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: england
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 2.4
 970
Gang of Roses (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Set in the 1800's, the town of Flat ridge is over run by a band of outlaws looking for lost treasure said to be buried somewhere in town. In their quest for dominance, the outlaws kill Sally, a whore who happens to be the sister of Rachel and a ...
Style: realistic, serious, tense, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, violence, criminal's revenge, adventure, good versus evil, gang, vigilantism, dishonesty, heroes, vengeance, crimes, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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My West (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The idealistic lifestyle of an old West farmer, his Indian wife, and half-breed son is interrupted when the boy's old gunslinger father returns. They are not happy with his return despite the old gunslinger's intention to retire. Things ...
Style: suspenseful, futuristic, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: family relations, small town, haunted by the past, parents and children, old west, interracial relations, small town life, uninhibited rivalry, mountain, sexual content, danger, uninvited guest ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Keoma (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Half-breed Keoma returns to his border hometown after service in the Civil War and finds it under the control of Caldwell, an ex-Confederate raider, and his vicious gang of thugs. To make matters worse, Keoma's three half-brothers have joined ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, siblings relations, graphic violence, rivalry, dishonesty, gang, escapades, lone wolves, crimes, heroes, orchestral ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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, tense, exciting ...
Plot: gang, treasure hunt, vigilantism, rivalry, chase, partners, danger, adventure, criminal heroes, old west, bank robbery, woman in danger ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
A Town Called Hell (1971)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Spain
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A group of Mexican revolutionaries murders a town priest and a number of his christian followers. Ten years later, a widow arrives in town intent to take revenge from her husband's killers.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chases and races, rebellion, hostages, confined, dishonesty, crimes, deadly, hostage, revolution, corrupt officer, vengeance, small town ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Doc West (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After bandits steal his poker winnings this American legend makes his way to the next town in search of them. Seeking out his revenge during a poker game gone bad Doc West finds himself in the local town jail. When his past is exposed and a battle ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: gambling, danger, mind game, partners, chase, criminal heroes, heroes, gang, legends and myths, prison, vengeance, old west ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Wyatt Earp's Revenge (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp is approached by a journalist for an interview about how he became a famous sheriff. Earp told the story of how he was a fearless U.S. Marshall. If 27-year old Wyatt Earp comes out that his first girlfriend Dora Hand was murdered. ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, captivating, tense ...
Plot: old west, vengeance, track down, vigilantism, partners, rivalry, crimes, cowboy, gunfight, murder, graphic violence, renegades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
A Pistol for Ringo (1965)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Giuliano Gemma stars as a cool, cocky mercenary enlisted by a sheriff to infiltrate a ruthless gang of outlaws. Ennio Morricone provided the score to this early spaghetti western hit.
Style: suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: hostage, gang, old west, violence, ranch, hopscotch, mexican border, hostages, confined, orchestral, family in danger, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, latin america, mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
Welcome to Hard Times (1967)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A sociopathic stranger all but destroys a small hardscrabble town but the 'mayor' convinces its survivors to stay and rebuild.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, small town, rape, mayor, saloon, vengeance, social relations, mine, arson, rivalry, good versus evil, hopes ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, gloomy, meditative ...
Plot: funeral, cowboy, politics, small town, old west, lawyer, criminal, outlaw, gunslinger, senator, robbery, society ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
The Jack Bull (1999)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Jack Bull tells the story of Myrl Redding, a Wyoming horse trader who clashes with Henry Ballard, a fellow rancher, after Ballard abuses two of Myrl's horses and their Crow Indian caretaker, Billy. When Judge Wilkins throws out Myrl's ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: justice, vengeance, murder, injustice, crimes, lone wolves, price of justice, false accusation, animal life, righting the wronged, tough heroes, dishonesty ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, betrayal, crimes, dishonesty, criminal heroes, law enforcement, old west, outlaw, criminal, tough guy, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Dark Valley (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Austria, Germany
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Through a hidden path a lone rider reaches a little town high up in the Alpes. Nobody knows where the stranger comes from, nor what he wants there. But everyone knows that they don't want him to stay.
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Plot: vengeance, haunted by the past, village, mysterious character, deadly, danger, crimes, rivalry, isolation, under the surface, tough heroes, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century
Place: europe, alps
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%