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The Return of Sabata
Original name: È tornato Sabata... hai chiuso un'altra volta!
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Master gunslinger Sabata arrives in Hobsonville, a town completely owned by McIntock, a robber baron who is taxing the inhabitants for the cost of future improvements to the town. Or that's what McIntock says he'll do with the money...
Style: exciting, serious, atmospheric, realistic, offbeat, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, old west, dishonesty, small town, heroes, rivalry, anti heroes, lone wolves, revolver, vengeance, gambling, good versus evil, social relations, hotel fight, acrobatics, derringer, chimney, acrobat, confederate soldier, irishman, bar brawl, tyrant, shooting, bible, stylized violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
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Italy, USA, Spain, West Germany
161 min.
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A Fistful of Dollars
Western
Italy, Spain, West Germany
99 min.
 8.0
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Most similar movies to The Return of Sabata

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, rivalry, violence, gunfight, crimes, revolver and street shootout mostly in Western, War and Action genres. Some movies like The Return of Sabata: Sabata (1969), For a Few Dollars More (1965), The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966), Death Rides a Horse (1967), Take a Hard Ride (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Sabata
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: serious, rough, realistic, offbeat, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, lone wolves, small town, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, heroes, sawed off shotgun, gambling, rivalry, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
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For a Few Dollars More
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Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Two bounty hunters are in pursuit of "El Indio," one of the most wanted fugitives in the western territories, and his gang.
Style: witty, tense, stylized, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, bounty hunter, violence, revenge, prison escape, betrayal, murder, violent, criminal's revenge, old west, storytelling, stylish ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: new mexico, texas, spain, usa, mexico ...
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    User:   61%
 
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 161 min.
Story: While the Civil War rages between the Union and the Confederacy, three men – a quiet loner, a ruthless hit man and a Mexican bandit – comb the American Southwest in search of a strongbox containing $200,000 in stolen gold.
Style: epic, tense, realistic, suspenseful, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, moral ambiguity, civil war, gunfight, greed, good versus evil, violence, american civil war, desert, betrayal, gold, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: new mexico, texas, usa, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   53%
    User:   50%
 
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Death Rides a Horse
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Death Rides a Horse (aka Da uomo a uomo, or As Man to Man) is a 1967 spaghetti western directed by Giulio Petroni, written by Luciano Vincenzoni, and starring Lee Van Cleef and John Phillip Law. Bill Meceita, a boy whose family was murdered in front ...
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Take a Hard Ride
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Story: After his cattle rancher boss dies, right-hand man Pike is given the job of returning $86,000 to some families who live across the border in Senora, Mexico. Honest Pike is joined on the trip through the wilderness by a dishonest gambler named Tyree
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
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The Bounty Hunters
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Country: Italy
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in Mexico under the rule of Emperor Maximilian I, Sabata is hired by the guerrilla leader Señor Ocaño to steal a wagonload of gold from the Austrian army. However, when Sabata and his partners Escudo and Ballantine obtain the wagon, they find ...
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    User:   42%
 
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Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Former gunfighter Django has become a monk and abandoned his violent former ways. His daughter is kidnapped by rogue Hungarian soldiers using slave labor to run a silver mine. Django casts off his habit and digs up his machine gun to practice a ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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    User:   34%
 
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Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a bloody massacre vows revenge on his attackers and on the men who killed his wife.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   43%
 
The Grand Duel
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany, France
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Style: serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
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⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   37%
    User:   40%
 
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The Quick Gun
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Gunslinger Murphy helps an ungrateful town fight off a raid by his former gang.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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System:   36%
    User:   42%
 
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Yuma
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Country: USA
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Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
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Place: arizona
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System:   36%
    User:   40%
 
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Story: A band of Mexicans find their U. S. land claims denied and all the records destroyed in a courthouse fire. Their leader, Louis Chama, encourages them to use force to regain their land. A wealthy landowner wanting the same decides to hire a gang of ...
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    User:   31%
 
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Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
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Time: 20th century, 60s, 1930s, 80s, 19th century ...
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    User:   36%
 
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Boot Hill
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Country: Italy
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Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   33%
 
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Barquero
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, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, old west, tough heroes, crimes, heroes, lone wolves, chases and races, escapades, kiss, pistol, horse, cowboy hat ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   35%
    User:   32%
 
Death of a Gunfighter
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: In the turn-of-the century Texas town of Cottownwood Springs, marshal Frank Patch is an old-style lawman in a town determined to become modern. When he kills drunken Luke Mills in self-defense, the town leaders decide it's time for a change. ...
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, vengeance, old west, small town, small town life, crimes, tough law enforcer, down on your luck, marshal, saloon owner, heroes, social relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
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System:   34%
    User:   29%
 
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Deaf Smith & Johnny Ears
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
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Story: In this unusual spaghetti western departure for exploitation filmmaker Paolo Cavara (La Tarantola dal Ventre Nero), two friends help Sam Houston work for Texas statehood. Johnny Ears (Franco Nero) and his deaf-mute sidekick Erastus "Deaf" ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: lone wolves, old west, mute or deaf, chases and races, danger, crimes, heroes, prostitute, rivalry, buddies, gang, tough law enforcer ...
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Place: germany, mexico, latin america, texas
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System:   33%
    User:   27%
 
Massacre Time
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1866 New Mexico, Tom Corbett is a prospector who is called back to his hometown in Laramie Town, Texas at the bequest of a old family friend. Tom arrives in the town to see it under the control of a ruthless and greedy gangster named Jason Scott, ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, siblings relations, rivalry, family relations, small town, murder, violence spree, crushed hand, good versus evil, deadly, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   33%
    User:   28%
 
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Hang 'Em High
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Marshall Jed Cooper survives a hanging, vowing revenge on the lynch mob that left him dangling. To carry out his oath for vengeance, he returns to his former job as a lawman. Before long, he's caught up with the nine men on his hit list and ...
Style: stylized, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, vigilantism, death penalty, justice, revenge, gunfight, vigilante, violence, murder, hanging, lone wolves, moral ambiguity ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: oklahoma, usa, california
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System:   33%
    User:   34%
 
Duel at Diablo
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: While crossing the desert, a frontier scout, Jess Remsberg (Garner), rescues Ellen Grange (Andersson) from a pursuing band of Apaches, and returns her to her husband, Willard Grange (Weaver). He is contracted to act as a scout for an Army cavalry ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: track down, vengeance, old west, adventure, tough heroes, desert, chases and races, heroes, rivalry, native american, apache, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   32%
    User:   28%
 
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Waco
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Preacher Sam Stone and his new beautiful wife Jill stand by the grave of Sheriff Billy Kelly, who died trying to bring law-and-order to Emporia, Wyoming. Among the mourners are businessman George Gates, mayor Ned West and his daughter Patricia. The ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, gory, small town, gangsters, lone wolves, bar, going straight, small town life, righting the wronged, crimes, clergy, on the run ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
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System:   31%
    User:   25%
 
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And God Said to Cain
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 109 min.
Story: An innocent man sentenced to ten years in prison for a crime he did not commit, is released from jail, promising to seek revenge on the guilty.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, atmospheric, rough ...
Plot: crimes, old west, rivalry, clergy, betrayal, stalking, vengeance, false accusation, frame up, criminal heroes, good versus evil, danger ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   30%
    User:   25%
 
The Gunfighters
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In this pilot Western produced for Canadian television, two brothers and their cousin become bandits to rescue their ranch from a greedy land developer.
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, tv series pilot
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, farm, vigilantism, family life, crimes, heroes, rivalry, ranch, outlaw, anti heroes, lone wolves, blind ambition ...
Time: 80s
Place: kansas, wyoming, texas
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System:   30%
    User:   32%
 
Heaven with a Gun
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Glenn Ford plays Jim Killian, a preacher who arrives in a town divided between cattlemen and sheep herders. But Killian isn't just any preacher. He is a former fast gun who has set upon a different path.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: crimes, old west, rivalry, small town, going straight, starting over, danger, heroes, gunslinger, hopes, society, ranch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
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System:   29%
    User:   33%
 
Hour of the Gun
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.
Style: serious, gloomy, realistic, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: tough law enforcer, old west, chase, vengeance, vigilantism, friendship, tough heroes, bar shootout, revenge, chases and races, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
System:   29%
    User:   24%
 
If You Meet Sartana Pray for Your Death
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 95 min.
Story: After a stagecoach is robbed and the passengers murdered, a long and tangled series of surprise attacks a murderous double-crosses leaves the coach's strongbox in the hands of the killer Lasky. It is up to the legendary hero Sartana to track ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti heroes, old west, mysterious character, betrayal, track down, treasure hunt, chases and races, stagecoach, dishonesty, escapades, heroes, shooting ...
Time: 19th century
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System:   28%
    User:   32%
 

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A Man Called Sledge
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: James Garner is Luther Sledge, the leader of a pack of rebels who are planning to steal a stash of gold. But after the thieves actually manage to get away with the bounty, they soon discover that the enemy lies within their midst. As they begin to ...
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Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, mine
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System:   28%
    User:   33%
 
Gunsmoke: One Man's Justice
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: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: obsessive quest, old west, vengeance, price of justice, chases and races, adventure, law enforcement, rivalry, buddies, gang, americana, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
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System:   28%
    User:   26%
 
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