Movies like Winterhawk

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Winterhawk (1975)
 5.7
 386
Winterhawk (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smallpox plagues Chief Winterhawk's tribe. He seeks cure from the white men, who in turn, in fear of getting the smallpox, kill two of his companions. Winterhawk comes back to kidnap a girl and her brother from the white men's settlement, and thus begins the chase...
Style: exciting, atmospheric, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: kidnapping, adventure, crimes, old west, vengeance, plague, heroes, hostages, hostage, confined, betrayal, interracial relations, graphic violence, fall in love, danger, society, opposites attract, escapades, deadly, rivalry, rescue, native american, spy, snow, brother ...
Time: 19th century

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Most similar movies to Winterhawk

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about heroes, rivalry, adventure, escapades, crimes, danger and old west mostly in Western, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Winterhawk: Grayeagle (1977), The Winds of Autumn (1976), Amongst Vultures (1964), Shoot First and Pray You Live (2008), Against a Crooked Sky (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 5.6
 526
Grayeagle (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A young Cheyenne warrior, who goes by the name Grayeagle, kidnaps the daughter of a grizzled frontier man John Colter who goes on an epic search for his daughter Beth, aided by a friendly native...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric, sincere, emotional
Plot: kidnapping, kidnapped woman, native american attack, parents and children, missing person, graphic violence, nudity (full frontal - brief), social differences, family relations, rescue, crimes, prostitute ...
Time: 70s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
The Winds of Autumn (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: In 1884, an eleven-year-old Quaker boy sets out on his own to seek revenge against a gang of outlaws who senselessly murdered his family.
Style: rough, atmospheric, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, rivalry, crimes, obsessive quest, youth, young heroes, gang, adventure, old west, vengeance, deception, massacre ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Amongst Vultures (1964)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frontier Hellcat was the fourth in a series of 1960s European westerns based on Karl May's "Winnetou" character. Stewart Granger takes over from Lex Barker in the leading "Anglo"-role of the mysterious maverick who wanders ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Plot: equestrian, apache, native american, danger, gang, adventurer, escapades, old west, parents and children, survival, kidnapping, conquering ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Shoot First and Pray You Live (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Tale of vengeance -- outlaw style -- as Red Pierre hunts down legendary gunman Bob McGurk to avenge the murder of his Mother and Father
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gang, rivalry, crimes, desert, adventure, escapades, old west, tough heroes, vengeance, murder, chase ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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Against a Crooked Sky (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The eldest daughter of a pioneer family is kidnapped by a mysterious Indian tribe and the eldest son pursues. In order to win back his sister's freedom, he must sacrifice his own life by passing the test of "Crooked Sky" and shield ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, missing person, family relations, old west, culture clash, danger, chases and races, society, escapades, rivalry, confined ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Mountain Men (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story concerns two grizzled mountain men -- Bill Tyler and Henry Frapp -- during the dying days of the fur-trapping era. The plot begins when Running Moon runs away from her abusive husband Heavy Eagle and comes across the two seedy fur ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, heroes, wilderness, battles, native american, vigilantism, frontier, frontier justice, mountain, treasure hunt, americana, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
The Meanest Men in the West (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Marvin star as murderous half-brothers who are running from the law as well as each other. A climatic confrontation proves to each of them just how mean the other can be. "The Meanest Men in the West" is actually an amalgam of ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: old west, dishonesty, crime, rivalry, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, crimes, betrayal, bounty hunter, on the run, deadly, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
White Fang to the Rescue (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set at the end of the 19th century in Canada's gold rush Klondike area, wolf-dog White Fang teams up with a prospector when his master is killed. Together they try to avenge his death.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: kidnapping, dog, adventure, heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, crimes, rescue, friends, old west, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: england, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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 5.2
 10K
Blueberry (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: France, Mexico, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: U.S Marshal Mike Donovan has dark memories of the death of his first love. He keeps peace between the Americans and the natives who had temporarily adopted and taken care of him. The evil actions of a white sorcerer lead him to confront the villain ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, serious, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tough heroes, rivalry, native american, gunfight, vengeance, treasure hunt, adventure, deadly, crimes, danger, escapades, criminal ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
The White Buffalo (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this strange western version of JAWS, Wild Bill Hickok hunts a white buffalo he has seen in a dream. Hickok moves through a variety of uniquely authentic western locations - dim, filthy, makeshift taverns; freezing, slaughterhouse-like frontier ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: native american, buffalo, saloon, gunfight, heroes, danger, graphic violence, old west, wilderness, escapades, rivalry, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
The Cry of the Black Wolves (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Halfwit Indian Akaena promises a fictitious treasure to anyone who takes her down south where the sun always shines. Trapper Bill Robinson, an honest fur trader in Alaska, refuses to sell his dog sled to dishonest miner Mike Williams, who steals it ...
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: escapades, daring rescue, adventure, manhunt, bounty hunter, chases and races, on the run, rivalry, dishonesty, danger, mountain, survival ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
Black Fox: The Price of Peace (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After blaming Britt for his wife's decision to stay with the Native Americans who captured her, an abusive husband organizes a party of vigilantes to accompany him into Indian territory.
Style: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Plot: racism, old west, adventure, culture clash, heroes, fall in love, society, fish out of water, tough heroes, danger, injustice, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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 ⇓
29%
 5.6
 3K
Shalako (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sean Connery is Shalako, a guide in the old West who has to rescue an aristocratic British hunting party from Indians and bandits.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, rescue, survival, opposites attract, tough heroes, adventure, hostage, crimes, hostages, danger, rivalry, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, tucson arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 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 ⇓
28%
 3.7
 627
The Norseman (1978)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: An 11th-century Viking prince sails to America to find his father, who on a previous voyage had been captured by Indians.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting
Plot: viking, rescue, vikings, rivalry, confined, state affairs, opposites attract, danger, escapades, heroes, adventure, wizards and magicians ...
Time: 11th century, middle ages
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
Red Headed Stranger (1986)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Reverend Julian Shay (Willie Nelson) strode into the saloon, pulled out his six-shooter, and killed his adulterous wife (Morgan Fairchild) and the man she had left him for. It was the beginning of his violent transformation from God-Loving preacher ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: murder, sheriff, hitman, religions or cults, farm, criminal heroes, starting over, misfit, rivalry, deadly, clergy, profanity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
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 ⇓
27%
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 4.7
 195
Deadwood '76 (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young drifter is mistaken for Billy the Kid. The concequences prove deadly.
Style: psychological, suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Plot: good versus evil, rescue, escapades, crimes, soldier, fugitives, adventure, chases and races, rivalry, heroes, bar, danger ...
Time: 60s
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.1
 198
The Bravos (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The commander of an isolated frontier cavalry post tries to stop an Indian war and find his son, who has been kidnapped.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, bleak, suspenseful ...
Plot: rescue, kidnapping, abduction, danger, rivalry, military, heroes, escapades, fish out of water, culture clash, rebelliousness, military base ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Deadly Companions (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-army officer accidentally kills a woman's son, tries to make up for it by escorting the funeral procession through dangerous Indian territory.
Style: suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escort, native american, vengeance, ghost, danger, adventure, on the run, rivalry, deadly, rescue, criminal heroes, tough heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.9
 1K
Old Surehand (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Old Surehand and his faithful old friend Old Wabble are on the trail of a cold-blooded killer with the nickname 'The General'. The brother of Old Surehand was murdered by him. On the way Old Surehand and Old Wabble are involved in the ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, apache, rivalry, partners, chases and races, adventure, crimes, partners against crime, gang, track down, vengeance, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 5.8
 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 ⇓
26%
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 6.1
 920
Survival Quest (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature, but basically to have a good time. However, a paramilitary group has chosen the same time to go camping. When one of the soldiers thinks their boss ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, mountain, adventure, murder, rivalry, danger, deadly, hostage, hostages, treasure hunt, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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 ⇓
25%
Gunsmoke: The Last Apache (1990)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: James Arness rides again as Matt Dillon, the US Marshal he made popular in the 1955-75 TV series. In this movie he goes after a renegade Apache named Wolf (Joe Lara) who has taken his daughter captive. As a bargaining chip, Dillon helps two sons of ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, based on cult tv series ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, heroes, renegades, tough heroes, society, buddies, confined, woman in danger, missing person, americana, vigilantism, memory loss ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Last of the Dogmen (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A Montana bounty hunter is sent into the wilderness to track three escaped prisoners. Instead he sees something that puzzles him. Later with a female Native Indian history professor, he returns to find some answers.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, mountain, forest, native american reservation, native american tribe, serial killer, crimes, chases and races, escapades, obsessive quest, adventure, deadly ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 6.2
 1K
Gold (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Germany, Canada
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Canada, the summer of 1898. A group of German settlers travel towards the far north in covered wagons with packhorses and their few possessions in tow. The seven travellers set off from Ashcroft, the final railway station. Along with their leader, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, stylized, suspenseful ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold rush, old west, adventure, adventurer, danger, escapades, wilderness, desert, human nature, brutality, murder ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Valley of Death (1968)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mabel Kingsley arrives at a western town to clear her missing father of the charge that he stole a shipment of government gold. A frontiersman known as "Shatterhand" agrees to guide her in a search for the gold and for major Kingsley. They ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: gang, native american, gold, lieutenant, crimes, life is a bitch, adventure, dishonesty, danger, heroes, rivalry, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
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 ⇓
24%
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