Movies like Zachariah

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Zachariah (1971)
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Zachariah (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Two gunfighters separate and experience surreal visions on their journey through the west.
Style: exciting, atmospheric, humorous, captivating, realistic, surreal, stylized, semi serious, parody, avant garde ...
Plot: gang, friendship, bank, adventure, gangsters, heist, old west, music, heroes, rock, betrayal, friends, crimes, misfit, music band, fugitives, stoners, society, juvenile delinquency, on the run, americana, lone wolves, culture clash, partners, disorder ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona, beverly hills

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, humorous, semi serious and melancholic films with plots about gunfight, crimes, heroes, friends, vengeance, old west and partners mostly in Western, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like Zachariah: Lightning Jack (1994), The Frisco Kid (1979), Ride the High Country (1962), The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969), Doc West - Part 1 (2009). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, parody ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, heist, adventure, mute or deaf, friends, crimes, cowboy, hostage, tough heroes, disorder, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Frisco Kid (1979)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, touching, clever ...
Plot: rabbi, fish out of water, old west, heist, partners, crimes, friendship, culture clash, disorder, polish, buddies, clergy ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 50s, 1850s
Place: california, san francisco, poland, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Ride the High Country (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: An ex-lawman is hired to transport gold from a mining community through dangerous territory. But what he doesn't realize is that his partner and old friend is plotting to double-cross him.
Style: sentimental, realistic, captivating, serious, meditative ...
Plot: friendship, betrayal, aging, small town, bank, gold, wedding, redemption, heist, siblings relations, alcohol abuse, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 70s
Place: california, idaho, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A "prequel" of sorts to "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," chronicling the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, witty, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal, gunfight, on the run, buddies, gang, crimes, criminal heroes, adventure, partners, friends, friendship, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: utah, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
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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, journalism, golden years, gang, rivalry, criminal heroes, buddies, fugitives, crimes, obsessive quest ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, kansas city, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Doc West - Part 1 (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 ⇓
60%
Even Cowgirls Get the Blues (1993)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Sissy Hankshaw is born with enormous thumbs that help her hitchhiking through the US from a young age. She becomes a model in advertising and her NY agent 'the Countess' sends her to his ranch in CA to shoot a commercial, set against the ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, witty, road movie ...
Plot: hitchhiking, on the road, obsessive quest, self discovery, friendship, disorder, leadership, hidden identity, nothing goes right, buddies, partners, down on your luck ...
Time: 90s
Place: usa, new york, oregon, minneapolis minnesota
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Great Bank Robbery (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A motley group of phony church leaders attempts to rob a bank controlled by brothers in 1880's Texas.
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, parody, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, bank robbery, small town, cons and scams, small town life, disorder, farce, crimes, rivalry, criminal heroes, special agents ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, humorous, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, heist, soldier, bounty hunter, criminal, kidnapping, vengeance, old west, friendship, hitman, friends, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Harley Davidson and the Marlboro Man (1991)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: It's the lawless future, and renegade biker Harley Davidson (Mickey Rourke) and his surly cowboy buddy, Marlboro (Don Johnson), learn that a corrupt bank is about to foreclose on their friend's bar to further an expanding empire. Harley ...
Style: humorous, exciting, suspenseful, futuristic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, chase, motorcycle, heist, drug dealer, crimes, armored car, partners, drug dealing, buddies, friends, gunfight ...
Time: future, 90s, 80s
Place: las vegas, los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Ballad of Cable Hogue (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 121 min.
Story: Double-crossed and left without water in the desert, Cable Hogue is saved when he finds a spring. It is in just the right spot for a much needed rest stop on the local stagecoach line, and Hogue uses this to his advantage. He builds a house and ...
Style: humorous, talky, semi serious, realistic, sexy ...
Plot: desert, left to die, rattlesnake, reverend, stagecoach, prostitute, vengeance, prospector, friends, resentment, old west, friendship ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 70s
Place: arizona, nevada, new orleans, san francisco, tokyo ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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: exciting, humorous, 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, turn of the century, 20th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Outlaw and self-appointed lawmaker, Judge Roy Bean, rules over an empty stretch of the West that gradually grows, under his iron fist, into a thriving town, while dispensing his his own quirky brand of frontier justice upon strangers passing by.
Style: exciting, stylized, humorous, satirical, tense ...
Plot: criminal, hanging, lawyer, judge, vengeance, society, starting over, vigilantism, gunfight, justice, obsession, crimes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, san antonio texas, new jersey, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Greaser's Palace (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A parable based on the life of Christ. This ain't your father's Bible story, full of references about the destruction of the world through massive constipation and a New Mexican setting.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat
Plot: old west, miraculous event, christ allegory, surrealism, religions or cults, righting the wronged, friends, gang, crimes, society, dancer's life, tragic hero ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
Straight to Hell (1987)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A gang of bank robbers with a suitcase full of money go to the desert to hide out. After burying the loot, they find their way to a surreal town full of cowboys who drink an awful lot of coffee.
Style: parody, realistic, semi serious, witty, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disorder, friends, tough heroes, hitman, frame up, bank, heist, wilderness, desert, friendship, farce, addiction ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: cynical, realistic, semi serious, humorous, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, interracial relations, satire, heroes, chase, vengeance, friendship, self discovery, tough heroes, righting the wronged, friends, lone wolves ...
Time: 60s
Place: australia, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.2
 7K
Goin' South (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Henry Moon is captured for a capital offense by a posse when his horse quits while trying to escape to Mexico. He finds that there is a post-Civil War law in the small town that any single or widowed woman can save him from the gallows by marrying ...
Style: humorous, entertaining, stylized, captivating, exciting ...
Plot: small town, gang, gangsters, love and romance, dark humor, cowboy, trust, hanging, marriage, criminal, chase, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: latin america, mexico, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.7
 136K
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is ...
Style: humorous, parody, exciting, not serious, light ...
Plot: cowboy, farce, small town, interracial relations, african american, desert, sheriff, misfit, old west, convict, nothing goes right, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: los angeles
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
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The Great Northfield Minnesota Raid (1972)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: The gangs of Jesse James and Cole Younger join forces to rob the First National Bank in Northfield, Minnesota, but things do not go as planned.
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, exciting, tense ...
Plot: manhunt, bank, jesse james, disorder, gang, on the run, fugitives, misfit partners, crime gone awry, partners, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 19th century, 1870s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Scandalous John (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Family, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: A crotchety old ranch owner fights to be able to live his life the way he wants to, and not the way other people--and the law--tell him he has to.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious
Plot: friendship, immigrants, ranch, old west, rich and poor, forces of nature, vigilantism, dishonesty, lone wolves, partners, crimes, hopes ...
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True Grit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. Marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, vengeance, bounty hunter, adventure, gunfight, tough heroes, partners, hunt down, determination, revenge, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century
Place: usa, arkansas, texas, oklahoma, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Paint Your Wagon (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: A Michigan farmer and a prospector form a partnership in the California gold country. Their adventures include buying and sharing a wife, hijacking a stage, kidnapping six prostitutes, and turning their mining camp into a boom town. Along the way ...
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, feel good, clever ...
Plot: polyamory, gold rush, friendship, gold, tunnel, love triangle, kidnapping, prostitute, mining, hijacking, prospector, mine ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: california, usa, michigan, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.7
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Company (2011)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical
Country: USA
Duration: 145 min.
Story: Following five couples and their friend Robert (Neil Patrick Harris), the perpetual bachelor, Company explores the true meaning of being in a relationship through a series of vignettes. Winner of the 1971 Tony Award for Best Musical, Neil Patrick ...
Style: semi serious, stylized, realistic, feel good, humorous
Plot: friends, friendship, bachelor, theater, couple relations, love and romance, artists and showbiz, live performance, love, husband wife relationship, broadway, marriage ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, new york, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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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 ⇓
39%
The Hallelujah Trail (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the valuable cargo.
Style: humorous, semi serious, epic, offbeat, 70mm film
Plot: wagon train, native american, quicksand, injustice, republican, tough heroes, friends, unlikely partners, leadership, crimes, partners, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
Place: colorado, usa, denver colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
A Prairie Home Companion (2006)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A look at what goes on backstage during the last broadcast of America's most celebrated radio show, where singing cowboys Dusty and Lefty, a country music siren, and a host of others hold court
Style: humorous, sentimental, feel good, touching, lyrical ...
Plot: backstage, musician, radio, singer, performance, country music, cowboy, musician's life, lifestyle, society, showbiz, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, 70s
Place: minnesota, usa, chicago illinois, wisconsin, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.1
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One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 141 min.
Story: Running from the law after a bank robbery in Mexico, Dad Longworth finds an opportunity to take the stolen gold and leave his partner Rio to be captured. Years later, Rio escapes from the prison where he has been since, and hunts down Dad for ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, realistic, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: betrayal, going straight, stolen gold, vengeance, on the run, criminal's revenge, against the odds, heist, obsessive quest, dishonesty, crimes, adventure ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1880s
Place: california, mexico, latin america, usa, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Honkytonk Man (1982)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Music, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Young boy leaves the Oklahoma farm to travel with his country musician uncle who is trying out for the Grand Ole Opry. Set during the Great Depression.
Style: touching, semi serious, realistic, humorous, road movie ...
Plot: brothel, prostitute, on the road, tuberculosis, music, friendship, family relations, friends, life is a bitch, musician's life, artists and showbiz, lifestyle ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century, 80s
Place: oklahoma, nashville tennessee, usa, southern usa, new jersey ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Over-the-Hill Gang Rides Again (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Walter Brennan is back as the clever and funny over the hill Texas Ranger Nash Crawford. This time the gang must face corruption in their own home town. The gang put their heads together to clean up their town, take back the rule of law and ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: texas ranger, rivalry, fugitives, heroes, crimes, partners, criminal heroes, rescue, gang, lone wolves, buddies, journalism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, baltimore, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An anthology film weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War.
Style: parody, funny, ironic, captivating, light ...
Plot: old west, bank robbery, cowboy, wagon train, stagecoach, native american, violence, card playing, bounty hunter, dog, prostitute, horse riding ...
Place: arizona, oregon, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%