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Once Upon a Texas Train (1988)
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Once Upon a Texas Train (1988)
Original name: Once Upon A Texas Train
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Captain Hayes of the mighty law enforcement squad named the Texas Rangers reached the pinnacle of his career when he captured the notorious John Henry, an outlaw cowboy, and put him behind bars. Twenty years later, upon his release, Henry is older but unrepentant. Within six hours after leaving his jail cell, he evens the score with Hayes by holding up the Bank of Texas for $20,000 in gold. Hayes, in his fury, gets himself out of retirement to take up the chase once more.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic
Plot: bank, aging, prison, crimes, heist, gang, heroes, confined, partners, chase, on the run, fugitives, legends and myths, hotshot hero, elderly, manhunt, folk hero, lone wolves, rivalry, escape, golden years, horse, bank robbery, cowboy, old west ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas

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Most similar movies to Once Upon a Texas Train

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and rough films with plots about rivalry, crimes, heroes, gunfight, chases and races, old west and horse mostly in Western, Romance and Action genres. Some movies like Once Upon a Texas Train: The Train Robbers (1973), Young Billy Young (1969), Bad Man's River (1971), The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969), Four Rode Out (1969). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Train Robbers (1973)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gunhand named Lane is hired by a widow, Mrs. Lowe, to find gold stolen by her husband so that she may return it and start fresh.
Style: semi serious, humorous, suspenseful, tense, twists and turns ...
Plot: gang, gold, widow, cons and scams, rivalry, obsessive quest, treasure hunt, crimes, bank, escapades, dishonesty, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Young Billy Young (1969)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A peace-loving man named Ben Kane takes a job as deputy marshal of Lords, in the old West. Kane is no lawman, but he accepts the badge because he has an old score to settle with the town's chief trouble-maker. Once on the job, Kane must also ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, chase, saloon owner, dancehall girl, revenge, americana, vigilantism, alcohol abuse, vengeance, small town life, parents and children, friendship ...
Place: latin america, mexico, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Bad Man's River (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: Italy, France, Spain
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: tense, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, lone wolves, crimes, dishonesty, betrayal, heroes, rivalry, rebellion, gang, airport, cons and scams, rebelliousness ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969)
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, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, criminal, tough heroes, fight for supremacy, social relations, friends, rivalry, aging, golden years, crimes, fugitives, partners ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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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: tense, exciting, serious, realistic, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cons and scams, on the road, crimes, partners, adventure, rivalry, on the run, heroes, dishonesty, fugitives, sensuality ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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 2K
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: realistic, serious, atmospheric, surprise ending, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: on the run, criminal, friendship, adventure, wilderness, lone wolves, rivalry, buddies, partners, old west, friends, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, australia, tokyo, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Cannon for Cordoba (1970)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In 1916, a Mexican rebel named Cordoba steals six cannons from the forces of General Pershing who's been sent to bring order to the Texas-Mexico border. Pershing assigns a soldier named Rod Douglas to retrieve the cannons.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: battles, soldier, mexican revolution, train robbery, mountain, tough heroes, anti war, adventure, betrayal, military, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Plot: heist, gang, rivalry, crimes, old west, bank, fugitives, lone wolves, showdown, investigation, hunt down, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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The Great Texas Dynamite Chase (1976)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Candy and Ellie Jo are a pair of sexy bank robbers who blast their way into small-town banks with a carload of dynamite! When they take Slim hostage, it begins a thrill-packed crime spree across the state of Texas.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, hostage, prison, on the road, small town, car chase, on the run, white trash, trailer trash, escape, small town life, bank ...
Time: 70s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Molly and Lawless John (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Western - Molly, the shy, romance-starved wife of an arrogant frontier sheriff, finds herself drawn to a prisoner in her husband's jail. This prisoner, a handsome young man named Johnny, plays on Molly's sympathy and convinces her to help ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, vengeance, prison, captivity, cons and scams, kidnapping, lone wolves, criminal heroes, on the run, crimes, confined, buddies ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 5.2
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Bad Girls (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four former harlots try to leave the wild west (Colorado, to be exact) and head north to make a better life for themselves. Unfortunately someone from Cody's past won't let it happen that easily.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, realistic, twists and turns ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, chick flick, kids
Plot: old west, on the run, prostitute, pistol duel, blonde, small western town, fast draw, revenge, friendship, tough heroes, righting the wronged, friends ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: texas, usa, oregon, colorado, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.5
 2K
Wild Rovers (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Ross Bodine and Frank Post are cowhands on Walt Buckman's R-Bar-R ranch. Bodine is older and broods a bit about how he will get along when he's too old to cowboy. Post is young and rambunctious and ambitious for a better life than ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: female gunfighter, ranch, tough heroes, animal life, friendship, vengeance, heist, bank, partners, unlikely criminals, rivalry, fugitives ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 6.3
 567
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, realistic, serious
Plot: old west, cowboy, catastrophe, tough heroes, hostage, partners, folk hero, escapades, daring rescue, crimes, on the run, survival ...
Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
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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: rough, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, good versus evil, fugitives, crimes, heroes, rivalry, gang, gangsters, best friends, hopes, on the run, crime gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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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: exciting, tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, old west, marshal, tough heroes, righting the wronged, small town, americana, political corruption, heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, tough law enforcer ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Backtrack! (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Sent to Mexico to buy a bull, a Wyoming cowhand (Doug McClure) teams up with three Texas Rangers to solve a robbery/murder.
Style: exciting, saga, realistic, semi serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train, texas ranger, heist, friends, tough heroes, farm, righting the wronged, escapades, lone wolves, partners, chase, heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, latin america, texas, wyoming, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.0
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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: exciting, serious, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: gambling, vengeance, prison, legends and myths, old west, mind game, heroes, chase, gang, partners, criminal heroes, jail ...
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Classic comedic western, Captain Oren Hayes of the Texas Rangers takes a break to visit his daughter in a neighboring town. When he arrives he find's his daughter Hannah's husband Jeff is running for Mayor against a corrupt town boss, Nard ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, aging, texas ranger, righting the wronged, tough heroes, friends, journalism, golden years, gang, rivalry, criminal heroes, buddies ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, oklahoma, kansas city
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Young Guns II (1990)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Only three of the original five "young guns" -- Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) -- return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the story of Billy the Kid and his ...
Style: exciting, tense, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: native american, old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, coming of age, on the run, prison, escape, prostitute, mexican standoff, criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 50s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico, arkansas, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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: exciting, semi serious, realistic, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: farce, bar fight, on the run, drifter, social relations, heroes, criminal heroes, crimes, bounty hunter, unlikely partners, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: vengeance, old west, brutality, americana, adventure, partners, rescue, good versus evil, society, criminal heroes, heroes, showdown ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal heroes, old west, criminal, tough guy, family relations, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story follows a stagecoach ride through Old West Apache territory. On board are a cavalry man's pregnant wife, a prostitute with a broken heart, a Marshal taking in his prisoner Johnny Ringo, a crooked gambler, and the infamous Doc Holliday
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prostitute, heroes, old west, pregnancy, desert, stagecoach, escapades, crimes, partners, rivalry, society, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, new mexico, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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The Magnificent Seven Ride! (1972)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Chris Adams turns down a friend's request to help stop the depredations of a gang of Mexican bandits. When his wife is killed by bank robbers and his friend is killed capturing the last thief, Chris feels obligated to take up his ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pardon, van, righting the wronged, tough heroes, cons and scams, small town, old west, buddies, partners, heroes, gang, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 799
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, old west, rivalry, crimes, criminal heroes, manhunt, fugitives, dishonesty, track down, gang, lone wolves ...
Place: mexico, texas, latin america, new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Last Outlaw (1993)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The story follows a band of former Confederate soldiers who were part of a cavalry unit. Their commander, Graff (Rourke) had once been a heroic and staunch supporter of the southern cause, but after losing his family he became cold hearted and ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: psychopath, heist, chase, on the run, river battle, vengeance, vigilantism, murder, violence spree, uninhibited rivalry, kidnapping, tough heroes ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 5.9
 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: realistic, semi serious, exciting, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: heroes, heist, romance, rivalry, fugitives, adventurer, dishonesty, escapades, partners, criminal heroes, crimes, treasure hunt ...
Time: 70s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Appaloosa (1966)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Man tries to recover a horse stolen from him by a Mexican bandit. The Appaloosa (also known as Southwest to Sonora) is a 1966 American Western film Technicolor (set in the 1870s) from Universal Pictures starring Marlon Brando, Anjanette Comer and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: horse, heroes, bandit, vengeance, wrestling, bounty hunter, adventure, tough heroes, village life, dishonesty, on the run, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Billy Two Hats (1974)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA, UK, Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: An aging outlaw helps a young half-breed learn the ropes.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, on the run, heist, fugitives, unlikely partners, rivalry, crime gone awry, dishonesty, buddies, crimes, criminal heroes, partners ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Cheyenne Social Club (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two cowboys inherit a "social club" specializing in satisfying men.
Style: realistic, semi serious, feel good, humorous
Plot: prostitute, brothel, friends, vengeance, buddies, partners, rivalry, adventure, crimes, best friends, bar brawl, two man army ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, victorian era
Place: texas, usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%