Movies like Geronimo 1962

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Geronimo (1962)
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Geronimo (1962)
Genre: Action, Biography, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In 1883, the Apache Indians lead by Geronimo reluctantly surrender to the attacks of American and Mexican troops, in exchange for a territory and food for their warriors. Soon though, Geronimo escapes the camps and declares war against the Americans.
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, racism, injustice, interracial relations, rebellion, on the run, military, misfit, fighting the system, life is a bitch, anti hero, hopes, vigilantism, society, chases and races, dishonesty, redemption, escapades, culture clash, americana, social decay, state affairs, anti heroes, righting the wronged, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, sonora

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and rough films with plots about heroes, gun, battles, society, rivalry, horse and old west mostly in Western, Action and Drama genres. Some movies like Geronimo: Crazy Horse (1996), Geronimo: An American Legend (1993), Blind Justice (1994), The Great Sioux Massacre (1965), Buffalo Soldiers (1997). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Crazy Horse (1996)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The legendary Native American chieftain refuses to go with his people peacefully to the reservation and starts a rebellion.
Style: captivating, bleak, rough, serious, realistic ...
Plot: native american, interracial relations, heroes, against humanity, war, old west, racism, americana, battle zone, military life, society, life is a bitch ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in particular, Geronimo, is restless. Pushed over the edge by broken promises and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating, intense, factual ...
Plot: native american, apache, bounty hunter, racism, historical figure, soldier, battles, surrender, bigotry, indians, betrayal, interracial romance ...
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora, arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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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: old west, betrayal, fighting crime, crimes, heist, dishonesty, soldier, on the run, tough law enforcer, lone wolves, one man army, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
91%
The Great Sioux Massacre (1965)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Colonel Custer (Philip Carey), an outspoken believer in fair treatment for the Indians, is ousted from his post and forced into retirement. Fueled by ambition when a Senator Blaine (Don Haggerty) convinces him to run for President, Custer decides to ...
Style: rough, exciting, captivating, realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, battles, old west, rebellion, society, obsessive quest, state affairs, military, injustice, interracial relations, price of justice, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: south dakota, minnesota, north dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
89%
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Buffalo Soldiers (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: They've ridden dusty miles without end and fought fierce battles. Yet when these brave African-American cavalrymen enter a scraggly frontier town, they must walk through it instead of ride. The town dishonors them but the soldiers' ...
Style: disturbing, rough, realistic, serious, tense
Plot: racism, battles, military, interracial relations, u.s. cavalry, soldier, against humanity, media satire, military life, anti war, americana, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
82%
Return of the Seven (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: heroes, village, old west, horse riding, vengeance, kidnapping, partners, good versus evil, buddies, life is a bitch, escapades, underdog ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
The Devil's Backbone (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cavalry officer finds his woman tortured by the Apaches and blames the Army for not properly protecting the outpost, so becomes a deserter and an avenger, stalking and killing Indians without warning.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, native american attack, society, heroes, rivalry, crimes, danger, hopes, opposites attract, military, against the odds, vengeance ...
Place: europe, italy, sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
Cheyenne Autumn (1964)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 154 min.
Story: A reluctant cavalry Captain must track a defiant tribe of migrating Cheyennes.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, disturbing, captivating ...
Plot: native american, cavalry, starvation, society, homecoming, culture clash, americana, injustice, military, life is a bitch, fort, journey ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, wyoming, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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Guns of the Magnificent Seven (1969)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: In this third remake of legendary Japanese director Akira Kurosawa's hugely influential The Seven Samurai, the seven gunslingers (George Kennedy, Michael Ansara, Joe Don Baker, Bernie Casey, Monte Markham, Fernando Rey and Reni Santoni) ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, battles, dictator, army, gang, escapades, heroes, politics, chases and races, rivalry, danger, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
 6.5
 34K
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: tense, exciting, serious, realistic, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: native american, old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, coming of age, on the run, anti heroes, outlaw, bounty hunter, sheriff, prostitute ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century, 50s, 1950s ...
Place: new mexico, arkansas, latin america, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
The Proud and Damned (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Colombia, Philippines, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A group of five Confederate mercenaries led by Sergeant Will Hansen must choose sides carefully in a small village where they find themselves trapped in the middle of a rebellion. The group is torn as to whether they should honor the powerful ...
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: mercenary, confederate soldier, redemption, tough heroes, battles, adventure, heroes, espionage, dishonesty, graphic violence, state affairs, moral dilemma ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
Frank & Jesse (1994)
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, Frank and Jesse James and other former guerillas who rode with Quantrill and Bill Anderson take the oath of allegiance to the Union. Feeling oppressed by Chicago railroad investors, the James and Younger brothers, Bob ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, criminal, american civil war, deadly, crimes, rivalry, chases and races, on the run, folk hero, heroes, lone wolves, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 5.9
 1K
Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, 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: rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, old west, pregnancy, heroes, prostitute, stagecoach, society, self discovery, americana, heist, country, on the road ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pardon, van, dynamite, six gun, heroes, chases and races, escapades, rescue, partners, gang, criminal heroes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Beginning just after the bloody Sioux victory over General Custer at Little Big Horn, the story is told through two unique perspectives: Charles Eastman, a young, white-educated Sioux doctor held up as living proof of the alleged success of ...
Style: serious, emotional, rough, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, native americans, native american attack, murder, against humanity, injustice, racism, life is a bitch, senator, chief, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, washington d.c., canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 7.8
 137K
Tombstone (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving mining town of Tombstone. But Earp is forced to don a badge again and get help from his notorious pal Doc ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, factual ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, vengeance, cowboy, sheriff, gunfight, murder, gang, crimes, dying, against the odds, criminal, gunfighter ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Custer of the West (1967)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Biopic of General George Armstrong Custer from his rise to prominence in the Civil War through to his "last stand" at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, tragic ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american attack, congress, battles, soldier, tragic hero, military, heroes, american civil war, moral dilemma, tough heroes, americana, military life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 5.3
 385
Land Raiders (1970)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An outlaw committing a string of robberies and murders manages to blame the crimes on Apaches, bringing about an Indian war.
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, massacre, raid, six gun, old west, uninhibited rivalry, rivalry, battles, righting the wronged, tough heroes, graphic violence, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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American Outlaws (2001)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: When a Midwest town learns that a corrupt railroad baron has captured the deeds to their homesteads without their knowledge, a group of young ranchers join forces to take back what is rightfully theirs. They will become the object of the biggest ...
Style: exciting, intense, humorous, entertaining, sexy ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: old west, gang, heroes, rebelliousness, rebellion, rivalry, dishonesty, cowboys and outlaws, battle, battles, family relations, secret ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865
Place: missouri, florida
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 5.7
 399
Hard Ground (2003)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 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, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, old west, bounty hunter, reluctant partners, partners, criminal heroes, escapades, redemption, chase, track down, on the run, abduction ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
Guns for San Sebastian (1968)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: France, Italy, Mexico, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Leon Alastray is an outlaw who has been given sanctuary by Father John, whom he then escorts to the village of San Sebastian. The village is deserted, with its cowardly residents hiding in the hills from Indians, who regularly attack the village and ...
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, criminal, outlaw, gunfight, social relations, religions or cults, disorder, chases and races, anti heroes, adventure, clergy, crimes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Man Who Came Back (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Framed for murder and left for dead, a local legend comes back to make the guilty pay as he seeks revenge on those who killed his family, in this traditional Western about one man who stood against injustice.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: discrimination, post civil war, crimes, racism, americana, vengeance, old west, righting the wronged, injustice, deadly, life is a bitch, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
 6.2
 6K
Billy Jack (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Ex-Green Beret hapkido expert saves wild horses from being slaughtered for dog food and helps protect a desert "freedom school" for runaway.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, psychotronic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: school, heroes, rape, martial arts, vigilantism, small town, tough heroes, injustice, rivalry, fugitives, life is a bitch, crimes ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 80s
Place: asia, vietnam, usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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 4.8
 637
Pancho Villa (1972)
Genre: Action, Biography, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa is double-crossed in an arms deal planned by his comrade Scotty. Villa and Scotty plot a raid on a U.S. cavalry fort in retaliation.
Style: tense, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, humorous
Plot: heroes, mexican revolution, arms deal, military, state affairs, adventure, lone wolves, betrayal, rivalry, folk hero, against the odds, revolution ...
Time: 1910s, year 1916
Place: latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 9K
Chisum (1970)
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land war.
Style: rough, exciting, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: kids
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, cattle, aging, elderly, dishonesty, crimes, corrupt law enforcer, cons and scams, heroes, billy the kid, adventure ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s, 70s
Place: new mexico, usa, tucson arizona, arizona, santa fe new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.9
 58K
Young Guns (1988)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor. But when Billy takes their authority too far, they become the hunted.
Style: stylized, serious, suspense, harsh, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: cowboy, billy the kid, old west, friendship, gunfight, outlaw gang, chase, cowboys and outlaws, anti hero, anti heroes, small town, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, nebraska, arizona, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
One Man's Hero (1999)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: Mexico, USA, Spain
Duration: 121 min.
Story: One Man's Hero tells the little-known story of the "St. Patrick's Battalion" or "San Patricios," a group of mostly Irish and other immigrants of the Catholic faith who deserted to Mexico after encountering religious and ...
Style: epic, suspenseful, exciting, tense, captivating ...
Plot: military, soldier, battlefield, battles, tragic hero, immigrants, heroes, society, culture clash, foe turned friend, war, battle ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Frontier Uprising (1961)
Genre: Action, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 68 min.
Story: Not having heard that war has erupted between the U.S. and Mexico, a wagon train heads west, only to find itself threatened by the Mexicans who have teamed up with hostile Indians.
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, semi serious
Plot: wagon train, military base, train, battles, revolution, tough heroes, heroes, soldier, rivalry, danger, army investigation, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: mexico, california, latin america, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 7.4
 925
Morning Star (1991)
Genre: Biography, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 187 min.
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Story: The story of George Custer, Crazy Horse and the events prior to the battle of the Little Bighorn, told from the different perspectives of two women.
Style: sincere, epic, serious, realistic
Plot: native american, adoption, wartime life, injustice, battles, tough heroes, racism, genocide, military life, soldier, adventure, society ...
Time: 1870s, 1860s
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.9
 7K
Wild Bill (1995)
Genre: Action, Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Biopic about famous gunslinger Wild Bill Hickock. The early career of legendary lawman is telescoped and culminates in his relocation in Deadwood and a reunion with Calamity Jane.
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, hitman, old west, gunfight, vengeance, crimes, criminal heroes, legends and myths, unfulfillment, gambling, opium, loss of eyesight ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s, 80s
Place: south dakota, california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%