Movies like The Legend of the Golden Gun

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The Legend of the Golden Gun (1979)
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The Legend of the Golden Gun (1979)
Genre: Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young farmer and a runaway slave team up to track down the legendary Confederate guerrilla William Quantrill. Along the way they run into a legendary gunfighter, who teaches the young farmer how to shoot and gives him a special gun that shoots seven rounds, the seventh which is intended as an advantage against evil.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfighter, old west, vengeance, heroes, partners, on the run, track down, danger, unlikely partners, chases and races, aging, escapades, lone wolves, rivalry, americana, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, american civil war, slave, gun, legend, farmer, gunfight, wild horse, coercion ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, kansas, colorado

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Most similar movies to The Legend of the Golden Gun

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and rough films with plots about chases and races, crimes, rivalry, heroes, old west, gunfight and lone wolves mostly in Western, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like The Legend of the Golden Gun: Showdown (1963), Town Tamer (1965), Purgatory (1999), Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987), Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, bounty hunter, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, confined, unlikely partners, escapades, gang, friends, partners against crime, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
 6.3
 465
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: serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, six shooter, cowboy, partners, danger, folk hero, fugitives, hostages, crimes, on the run, chases and races, save the day ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
 5.7
 212
Town Tamer (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gunfighter is hired to clean up a wild frontier town, but there are forces afoot who want to keep the town as wide-open as it is. Lyle Bettger, Bruce Cabot and Richard Jaeckel co-star as the lawless bad guys in this Western based on a novel by ...
Style: realistic, rough, exciting, serious, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, witnessing a crime, injustice, chases and races, danger, vigilantism, rivalry, social relations, on the run, political conspiracy, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
 6.9
 4K
Purgatory (1999)
Genre: Fantasy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An outlaw band flees a posse and rides into Refuge, a small town where no one carries a gun, drinks, or swears. The town is actually Purgatory, and the peaceful inhabitants are all famous dead outlaws and criminals such as Doc Holiday and Wild Bill ...
Style: serious, tense, suspenseful, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, afterlife, old west, heroes, supernatural, gang, adventure, on the run, rivalry, chases and races, righting the wronged, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, new mexico, texas, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
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Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly goes in search of the people who put him there some 12 years ago -- Matt Dillon and Kitty Russell.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal's revenge, buddies, dishonesty, partners, heroes, law enforcement, adventure, escapades, chases and races, criminal heroes, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gang, vengeance, americana, price of justice, partners, escapades, adventure, obsessive quest, buddies, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
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 373
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, on the run, track down, abduction ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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: realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, crimes, partners, chases and races, small town, confined, adventure, heroes, tough heroes, desert, old west, vengeance ...
Place: arizona, mexico, yuma arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
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 1K
Blindman (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind, but deadly, gunman, is hired to escort fifty mail order brides to their miner husbands. His business partners double cross him, selling the women to bandit Domingo. Blindman heads into Mexico in pursuit.
Style: humorous, rough, realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mail order bride, rescue, misfit, bounty hunter, partners, heroes, old west, isolation, vengeance, danger, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
 4.1
 1K
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 ⇓
70%
Gunsmoke: The Long Ride (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For thirty years, Marshall Matt Dillon fought to preserve the law in Dodge City… now, he's wanted for murder and fighting to clear his name. Three deputies ride up with a warrant for Dillon's arrest, a wealthy mine operator has been ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: americana, chase, escapades, rivalry, bounty hunter, adventure, dishonesty, law enforcement, chases and races, false accusation, frame up, renegades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
 5.2
 53
Dynamite Jim (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set during the American Civil War
Style: exciting, semi serious, realistic, 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 ⇓
67%
 4.5
 800
The Gundown (2011)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Seeking revenge and justice, Cole Brandt finds himself in the lawless town of Dead River where he is faced with one last bloody showdown for freedom in order to protect The Majestic Saloon and a beautiful woman.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: vengeance, track down, vigilantism, kidnapping, heroes, rivalry, crimes, uninhibited rivalry, mistaken identity, desert, tough heroes, hitman ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 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, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gambling, bounty hunter, rivalry, heist, crimes, partners, dishonesty, betrayal, tough heroes, small town, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Day of the Evil Gun (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two men on a desperate search to save a woman only one of them could have!
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, captive, old west, americana, anti war, missing child, child in peril, rivalry, criminal heroes, deadly, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 6.4
 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, chases and races, tough heroes, graphic violence, crimes, heroes, lone wolves, escapades, gang, river, cowboy boots, boat ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.1
 117
Convict Stage (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A cowboy whose sister has been murdered by a gang of vicious outlaws seeks his revenge. But a venerable old lawman is about to teach the vigilante a lesson about taking the law into one's own hands.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, bleak, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, prison, held at gunpoint, gangsters, partners, danger, heroes, rivalry, crimes, chases and races, stagecoach ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: utah, usa, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.9
 728
Blind Justice (1994)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Canaan, a mysterious gunfighter left nearly blind from Civil War combat, roams through Mexico with a baby he has sworn to protect. On his way to a town where a family will supposedly adopt the baby, Canaan passes through a border town where U.S. ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, captivating
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, betrayal, fighting crime, crimes, old west, dishonesty, soldier, on the run, tough law enforcer, lone wolves, one man army, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 5.1
 122
Gun Fight (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Action Western directed by Edward L. Cahn . After courageously protecting a pretty dance hall girl (Joan Staley) from peril, former cavalry soldier Wayne (James Brown) refuses to join his brother Brad's (Gregg Palmer) unlawful cattle rustling ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sheriff, outlaw, criminal, fugitives, danger, crimes, gangsters, heroes, siblings relations, heist, woman in danger, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Dollar for the Dead (1998)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In this tribute to the old time spaghetti westerns with a liberal dose of modern Hong Kong film-making thrown in, Emilio Estevez assumes Clint Eastwood's "man with no name" role. Estevez plays a super-quick gunman on the run from a ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, stylized
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, hitman, friends, clergy, danger, criminal heroes, wooing, treasure hunt, soldier, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ 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, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, dishonesty, false accusation, vengeance, parents and children, track down, uninhibited rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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, realistic ...
Plot: heist, gang, crimes, rivalry, old west, bank, fugitives, lone wolves, deadly, showdown, investigation, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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%
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 5.8
 474
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: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, crimes, vigilantism, murder, track down, vengeance, righting the wronged, tough heroes, deadly, dishonesty, gangsters ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Find a Place to Die (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An outcast Confederate soldier protects a woman from bandits trying to steal her gold mine.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, mine, digging a grave, fight in water, tough heroes, righting the wronged, woman in danger, old west, vengeance, heroes, unlikely partners, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 4.9
 226
Fort Utah (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: An ex-gunfighter goes up against a man who is trying to stir up trouble with the Indians to enrich himself.
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: fort, wagon train, gunfight, escapades, rivalry, lone wolves, criminal heroes, danger, heroes, crimes, pistol, punched in the face ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1870s Texas, a ruthless bounty hunter and an Irish desperado flee the law with a young criminal claiming to possess a treasure more valuable than gold. Crossing paths with some of the West’s most notorious figures, the three outlaws fight for ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, based on true events
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, unlikely partners, on the run, danger, bounty hunter, escapades, partners, crimes, friendship, old west, chases and races, conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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, crimes, rivalry, track down, starting over, relationship vs career, tough heroes, misfit, chases and races, gang, social misfits ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.5
 1K
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, heroes, chase, rivalry, fugitives, unlikely criminals, crimes, anti heroes, partners, lone wolves, buddies ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 5.9
 658
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: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, crime gone awry, gang, chases and races, good versus evil, gangsters, hopes, lone wolves, rivalry, danger, crimes, farm ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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