Movies like The Great Sioux Massacre

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The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)
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The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Colonel Custer (Philip Carey), an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the Indians, is ousted from his post and forced into retirement. Fueled by ambition when a Senator Blaine (Don Haggerty) convinces him to run for President, Custer decides to upstage General Terry (Frank Ferguson) at Little Big Horn.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: old west, battles, soldier, heroes, military, human spirit, interracial relations, rebellion, injustice, society, americana, rebelliousness, culture clash, obsessive quest, state affairs, against the rules, price of justice, battle zone, horse, native american, cowboy, cemetery, rescue, massacre, fortress ...
Time: 19th century
Place: minnesota, north dakota, south dakota

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Most similar movies to The Great Sioux Massacre

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and captivating films with plots about military, battles, heroes, soldier, gun, society and war mostly in Drama, History and Western genres. Some movies like The Great Sioux Massacre: Crazy Horse (1996), Custer of the West (1967), Houston: The Legend of Texas (1986), The Crossing (2000), One Man's Hero (1999). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crazy Horse (1996)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The legendary Native American chieftain refuses to go with his people peacefully to the reservation and starts a rebellion.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, rough ...
Plot: native american, interracial relations, life is a bitch, war, heroes, society, military, against humanity, battles, injustice, racism, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Custer of the West (1967)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Biopic of General George Armstrong Custer from his rise to prominence in the Civil War through to his "last stand" at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, tragic ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american attack, american civil war, tragic hero, heroes, soldier, military, congress, battles, americana, military life, moral dilemma, war ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
Houston: The Legend of Texas (1986)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 144 min.
Story: Sam Elliot stars as Sam Houston, the visionary who nearly single-handedly forged the state of Texas into a powerful entity in its own right. Refusing to forget the Alamo (as if anyone could), Houston led the military in Texas' rebellion against ...
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, serious, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, americana, political unrest, state affairs, rise to the top, war, folk hero, head of state, military, leadership, adventure, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Alamo: Thirteen Days to Glory (1987)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 140 min.
Story: Against orders and with no help of relief Texas patriots led by William Travis, Jim Bowie, and Davy Crockett defend the Alamo against overwhelming Mexican forces.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: battles, heroic mission, isolation, revolution, war, state affairs, mexican army, patriotism, tough heroes, soldier, heroes, heroism ...
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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 2K
The Crossing (2000)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A made-for-TV dramatization of George Washington's perilous gamble of crossing the Delaware River and attacking the British forces at Trenton.
Style: tense, realistic, exciting, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: military, heroes, battles, rebellion, against the odds, heroic mission, military life, rebelliousness, state affairs, battlefield, war, revolution ...
Place: usa, delaware, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
One Man's Hero (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: Mexico, USA, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: One Man's Hero tells the little-known story of the "St. Patrick's Battalion" or "San Patricios," a group of mostly Irish and other immigrants of the Catholic faith who deserted to Mexico after encountering religious and ...
Style: epic, suspenseful, captivating, tense, exciting ...
Plot: military, soldier, battlefield, battles, culture clash, foe turned friend, society, tragic hero, immigrants, heroes, war, army ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A reluctant cavalry Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: native american, cavalry, starvation, culture clash, homecoming, society, americana, life is a bitch, military, injustice, fort, journey ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, wyoming, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The Rising: Ballad of Mangal Pandey (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: India, UK, USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The film begins in 1857, when India was ruled by the British East India Company. Mangal Pandey is a sepoy, a soldier of Indian origin, in the army of the East India Company. Pandey is fighting in the Anglo-Afghan Wars and saves the life of his ...
Style: epic, serious, captivating, emotional, realistic
Plot: rebellion, betrayal, militant, fighting the system, leadership, rebelliousness, military life, battles, revolution, society, intrigue, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: india, asia, afghanistan
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Buffalo Soldiers (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: They've ridden dusty miles without end and fought fierce battles. Yet when these brave African-American cavalrymen enter a scraggly frontier town, they must walk through it instead of ride. The town dishonors them but the soldiers' ...
Style: rough, disturbing, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: racism, interracial relations, battles, military, culture clash, military life, media satire, anti war, americana, injustice, oracle, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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 532
Texas (1994)
Genre: Adventure, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In the beginning of the 19th Century many Anglosaxons are settling in the Mexican province of Texas. As the years go by, political conflicts between the settlers and the Mexican government are escalating which would lead to war and Texan ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, battles, military, society, leadership, rivalry, adventure, folk hero, state affairs, war, rebellion, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 6.6
 7K
Zulu Dawn (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: Netherlands, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In 1879, the British suffer a great loss at the Battle of Isandlwana due to incompetent leadership. Cy Endfield co-wrote the epic prequel Zulu Dawn 15 years after his enormously popular Zulu. Set in 1879, this film depicts the catastrophic Battle of ...
Style: epic, exciting, bleak, rough, suspenseful ...
Plot: battles, imperialism, heroes, soldier, military, victory, army life, death, british empire, surrounded, colonialism, catastrophe ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1870s
Place: africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
And Starring Pancho Villa as Himself (2003)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 112 min.
Story: In 1914, the Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa (Antonio Banderas) invites studios to shoot his actual battles against PorfĂ­rio Diaz army to raise funds for financing guns and ammunition. The Mutual Film Corporation, through producer D.W. Griffith ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic, surreal, factual
Plot: mexican revolution, filmmaking, obsessive quest, state affairs, adventure, campaign, rebelliousness, battle zone, battles, violence, revolution, battlefield ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Last Confederate: The Story of Robert Adams (2005)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Amid the bitter divisiveness of the Civil War, Confederate Capt. Robert Adams (Julian Adams) feels the rift within his soul. Steadfastly loyal to the South, Adams also holds an unshakable love for his Northerner wife, Eveline McCord (Gwendolyn ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, romantic, saga
Plot: battles, leadership, love affair, true love, wartime life, heroes, military, romance, love and romance, society, american civil war, supportive spouse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south carolina, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Lord John Morgan has returned to civilized life in England, but finds he has nothing but disdain for that life. Yearning to embrace the simplicity of the American West-and the Yellow Hands Sioux tribe he left behind, Morgan returns to the ...
Style: atmospheric, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: old west, sioux tribe, native american, adventure, culture clash, redemption, injustice, tough heroes, wilderness, curses spells and rituals, interracial relations, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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The Colt (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: During the heat of battle in the midst of the Civil War, a beguilingly innocent colt is born to Union Jim Rabb's beloved mare. Refusing the orders to shoot it, lest it prove a hindrance, Rabb keeps the colt as a consolation in these desperate ...
Style: serious, realistic, sincere, touching, exciting
Plot: american civil war, soldier, battles, colt, military life, daring rescue, military, basic training, americana, friendship, heroism, farm ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: virginia, michigan, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.0
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The Alamo (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano men, led by Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie, and Mexican dictator Santa Anna's forces at the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, sincere, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siege, war, military, rivalry, heroic mission, gunfight, heroes, soldier, revolution, justice, wartime, fight scenes ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, tennessee ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 6.6
 2K
Rio Conchos (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two Army officers, an alcoholic ex-Confederate soldier and a womanizing Mexican travel to Mexico on a secret mission to prevent a megalomaniacal ex-Confederate colonel from selling a cache of stolen rifles to a band of murderous Apaches.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: renegade, mission, gunfight, apache tribe, native american tribe, corrupt officer, crimes, gang, lone wolves, partners against crime, military, misfit partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, latin america, mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 7.3
 2K
Rough Riders (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: In 1898 the US government decided to intervene on the side of the Cuban rebels in their struggle against Spanish rule. Assistant Navy Secretary Theodore Roosevelt decides to experience the war first hand by promoting and joining a volunteer cavalry ...
Style: realistic, sincere, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american history, battles, soldier, military, war, state affairs, military life, political unrest, heroic mission, civil war, leadership, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: cuba, latin america, san antonio texas, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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 29K
Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, realistic, captivating, serious, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, slavery, civil war, battles, military, war, soldier, heroic mission, civil rights, battle zone, military life, state affairs ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, maryland
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 5.8
 1K
Geronimo (1962)
Genre: Action, Biography, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1883, the Apache Indians lead by Geronimo reluctantly surrender to the attacks of American and Mexican troops, in exchange for a territory and food for their warriors. Soon though, Geronimo escapes the camps and declares war against the Americans.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: injustice, on the run, heroes, rebellion, racism, interracial relations, righting the wronged, tough heroes, society, dishonesty, state affairs, military ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.6
 149
Chicogrande (2010)
Genre: Drama, History, War, Western
Country: Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Butch Fenton, major of American army, comes for Villa's head and he's gonna get it. The "Punitive Expedition" proved to be the last major campaign of the U.S. Cavalry. Mexican revolution is the first social movement of the ...
Style: captivating, serious, sincere, rough, epic ...
Plot: revolution, manhunt, military, rebellion, on the run, idealism, rebelliousness, state affairs, obsessive quest, escapades, heroes, political unrest ...
Time: 20th century, 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Beginning just after the bloody Sioux victory over General Custer at Little Big Horn, the story is told through two unique perspectives: Charles Eastman, a young, white-educated Sioux doctor held up as living proof of the alleged success of ...
Style: serious, rough, emotional, exciting, realistic ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, native americans, native american attack, murder, injustice, against humanity, racism, life is a bitch, senator, chief, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, washington d.c., canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, brutality, adventure, partners, rescue, good versus evil, americana, vengeance, society, criminal heroes, heroes, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Wicked Spring (2002)
Genre: Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: During the 1864 battle of the Wilderness, three Union soldiers and three Confederate Soldiers get seperated from their units as twilight engulfs the ravaged battlefield. The men wander alone through the dangerous woods, separate of each other, until ...
Style: epic, sincere, emotional, thought provoking, realistic ...
Plot: battles, wilderness, genocide, soldier, american civil war, weakness, against humanity, military, heroes, politics, state affairs, war ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Broken Chain (1993)
Genre: Drama, War, Action
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Iroquois warrior Thayendanegea participating in the French and Indian War and the American Revolutionary War.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, epic, factual ...
Plot: battles, society, friendship, military, historical event, fort, brothers, rise and fall, siblings relations, against the odds, americana, against humanity ...
Time: 18th century, 90s
Place: new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
55 Days at Peking (1963)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: Diplomats, soldiers and other representatives of a dozen nations fend off the siege of the International Compound in Peking during the 1900 Boxer Rebellion. The disparate interests unite for survival despite competing factions, overwhelming odds, ...
Style: epic, serious, exciting, realistic, tense ...
Plot: battles, imperialism, siege, politics, military, state affairs, rivalry, political unrest, against the odds, tragic hero, rescue, human spirit ...
Time: 20th century, victorian era, year 1900, turn of the century
Place: england, china, france, beijing china, asia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 5.9
 1K
Sergeants 3 (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mike, Chip, and Larry are three lusty, brawling U. S. Cavalry sergeants stationed in Indian Territory in 1870.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, humorous, rough ...
Plot: battles, old west, society, escapades, obsessive quest, soldier, buddies, heroes, adventure, military, rescue, treasure hunt ...
Place: las vegas, india
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Battle of Culloden (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: UK
Duration: 69 min.
Story: Culloden is a 1964 docudrama written and directed by Peter Watkins for BBC TV. It portrays the 1746 Battle of Culloden that resulted in the British Army's destruction of the Scottish Jacobite uprising and, in the words of the narrator, ...
Style: captivating, thought provoking, serious, realistic, rough
Plot: battles, soldier, british army, power relations, hapless soldier, militant, battle zone, political unrest, social differences, rebelliousness, society, state affairs ...
Time: 18th century
Place: scotland, europe, england, scottish highlands
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Gatling Gun (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Doctor Gatling invented a war machine to beat all arrows, and guns.
Style: epic, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: righting the wronged, society, soldier, adventure, heroes, escapades, military, rivalry, old west, horse riding, massacre, apache ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.8
 133K
Glory (1989)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Robert Gould Shaw leads the US Civil War's first all-black volunteer company, fighting prejudices of both his own Union army and the Confederates.
Style: realistic, serious, thought provoking, captivating, epic ...
Plot: american civil war, battles, freedom, slavery, racism, war, prejudice, hopes, glory, human spirit, civil war, heroic mission ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: massachusetts, usa, boston, south carolina, new england
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%