Movies like The Grand Duel

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The Grand Duel (1972)
 6.4
 3K
The Grand Duel (1972)
Original name: Il grande duello
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany, France, Monaco
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A grizzled ex-sheriff helps a man framed for murder to confront the powerful trio of brothers who want him dead.
Style: rough, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, civil war, empire, heroes, murder, vigilantism, on the run, gang, friends, crimes, fugitives, rebellion, frame up, injustice, fighting the system, vengeance, rivalry, society, false accusation, fighting crime, lone wolves, siblings relations, haunted by the past, buddies, dishonesty ...
Time: 70s, 1910s

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, rough and suspenseful films with plots about violence, gunfight, rivalry, crimes, heroes, street shootout and gun mostly in Western and Action genres. Some movies like The Grand Duel: God's Gun (1976), Sabata (1969), The Return of Sabata (1971), Santee (1973), Death Rides a Horse (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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God's Gun (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Israel
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Priest turned vigilante Father John (Van Cleef) hunts down a gang of criminals, led by Sam Clayton (Palance), who killed a man in a local bar. On the gang's return to the town, they kill the priest, leaving a young parishioner Johnny behind. He ...
Style: serious, realistic, tense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, empire, heroes, one man army, murder, vigilantism, boy, child abuse, hitman, tough heroes, psychopath, investigation ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, mexico
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 6.7
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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, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, gambling, old west, heist, rivalry, crimes, tough heroes, small town, dishonesty, partners, betrayal, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
The Return of Sabata (1971)
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, realistic, rough, suspenseful, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, heroes, rivalry, crimes, dishonesty, lone wolves, male female relationship, husband wife relationship, mixed martial arts, gunfight, outlaw gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
78%
 5.7
 558
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, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, gang, heroes, lone wolves, track down, dishonesty, rivalry, gangsters, criminal's revenge, fugitives, crimes, vengeance ...
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Death Rides a Horse (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 114 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 ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, investigation, murder, frame up, betrayal, old west, sheriff, fistfight, jail, cowboy, vengeance, criminal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Brothers in Arms (2005)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Old West. New Soul. Big Payback.
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, criminal heroes, heist, disorder, bounty hunter, tough heroes, dishonesty, on the run, vigilantism, criminal, bank robbery, civil war ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, africa, kenya
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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, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunslinger, good versus evil, fugitives, crimes, heroes, rivalry, gang, gangsters, best friends, hopes, on the run, crime gone awry ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Hour of the Gun (1967)
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, realistic, tense, captivating, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, buddy cop, revenge, old west, vengeance, friendship, vigilantism, tough law enforcer, chase, buddies, rivalry, criminal heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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For a Few Dollars More (1965)
Genre: Western
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: stylized, suspense, atmospheric, harsh, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, bounty hunter, small town, gang, robbery, violence, warrior, heroes, sidekick, reward, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s
Place: texas, austin texas, spain, new mexico, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Beyond the Law (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A thief takes the job as a town sheriff in order to rob a silver shipment before his ex-partner can grab it.
Style: cult film
Plot: cowboy, civil war, warrior, fistfight, brawl, bandit, sheriff, ambush, gunfighter, gunslinger, mixed martial arts, tough guy ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Take a Hard Ride (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain, USA
Duration: 103 min.
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: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, gambling, gunfight, desert, fistfight, lgbt, cowboy, heroes, tough heroes, friends, right hand man, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: latin america, new mexico, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.3
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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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: civil war, old west, tough heroes, gang, lone wolves, escapades, heroes, crimes, graphic violence, river, ferry, sex scene ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, sonora, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.6
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Charro! (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jess Wade is innocently accused of having stolen a cannon from the Mexican revolutionary forces. He tries to find the real culprits, a gang of criminals.
Style: psychotronic, realistic, serious, rough, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: elvis presley, gunfight, frame up, heroes, gang, tough heroes, righting the wronged, vigilantism, self discovery, vengeance, heist, on the run ...
Time: 60s, victorian era
Place: sonora, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
 6.3
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Yuma (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A down-and-dirty town is forced to shape up when a new sheriff (Clint Walker) comes to town. However, when a scheme is launched to destroy the lawman's authority, he must discover the perpetrators and preserve his reputation.
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, marshal, bar fight, old west, tough heroes, righting the wronged, heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, tough law enforcer, lone wolves, gang ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, van, pardon, tough heroes, righting the wronged, old west, cons and scams, small town, buddies, partners, heroes, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
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God Forgives... I Don't! (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this violent spaghetti western a murderous robber hijacks a payroll train, murders everyone aboard and then stashes his loot. A gunslinger learns about it and decides he wants the money for himself and so hatches an elaborate plot to get at it. ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, cowboy, torture, fire, heist, abduction, faked death, murder, train, injustice, vengeance, buddies ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Big Gundown (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Unofficial lawman John Corbett hunts down Cuchillo Sanchez, a Mexican peasant accused of raping and killing a 12-year-old girl.
Style: epic, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, mormon, maverick, manhunt, chase, gunfight, wanted, murder, old west, false accusation, dishonesty, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.6
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Johnny Reno (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: The townsfolk are set on lynching an accused killer held in the town lockup. But US Marshal Johnny Reno stands in their way.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, retro
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hanging, sheriff, vigilantism, small town, murder, brothers, rivalry, dishonesty, buddies, rescue, fugitives, investigation ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Dawn Rider (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 94 min.
Story: A gripping story of vengeance and passion set in the American West. When the father of gunslinger John Mason (Slater) is shot to death by masked bandits, Mason sets out with guns blazing to track down those who killed him. During his quest, he finds ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Plot: vengeance, gang, crimes, righting the wronged, heroes, love and romance, tough heroes, cold blooded killer, dead wife, gang of outlaws, horse, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, cincinnati ohio, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Price of Power (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Pinkerton detective agency uncovers a plot to assassinate President James Garfield in 1881 Texas. The film, a "political" Spaghetti, is a very overt mirroring of the JFK Assassination in 1963.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak
Plot: old west, false accusation, assassination, conspiracy, tough heroes, vengeance, frame up, political intrigue, political corruption, political conspiracy, crimes, law enforcement ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, dallas texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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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: serious, suspenseful, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: vengeance, track down, rivalry, heroes, crimes, kidnapping, vigilantism, criminal heroes, manhunt, hitman, tough heroes, mistaken identity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Apache Uprising (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Various stage coach passengers and outlaws travelling through Indian country are forced to join forces against the Apaches.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal, stagecoach, rebellion, apache tribe, tough heroes, hitman, cons and scams, heist, americana, vigilantism, false accusation, unlikely partners ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
A Man Called Sledge (1970)
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 ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, religions or cults, friends, tough heroes, battles, curses spells and rituals, small town, gambling, on the road, prison life, heist, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century
Place: latin america, mexico, yuma arizona, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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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: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, american civil war, civil war, swing, ranger, criminal heroes, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes, heroes, escapades, partners, confined ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 7.1
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Day of Anger (1967)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Lee Van Cleef stars as Talby, a sadistic gunfighter who rides into town and takes on a young outcast as his apprentice.
Style: art house, epic, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, cowboy, exploitation, arson, stagecoach, dancehall girl, buddy, croupier, fast draw, final showdown, small western town, education ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 6.5
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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, bank robbery, partners, unlikely criminals, rivalry, fugitives, buddies, lone wolves, criminal heroes, aging, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 70s
Place: latin america, montana, wyoming, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.6
 6K
Chato's Land (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, Spain, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A posse pursues Pardon Chato (Charles Bronson) a mestizo indian after he killed a US marshal in self-defense. As they get deeper into Indian territory, just who is hunting who.
Style: brutal, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: manhunt, native american, rape, jungle, rape and revenge, snake, redneck, nature, civil war, survival, squad, racism ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 1870s
Place: arizona, new mexico, sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Elder boys return to Clearwater, Texas for their Mother's funeral. John the eldest is a well known gunfighter and trouble follows him wherever he goes. The boys try to get back their ranch from the towns gunsmith who won it from their ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: murder, revenge, vengeance, card playing, violence, chase, family relations, justice, gambling, brutality, redemption, family life ...
Time: 20th century, 80s, 1930s, 60s, 19th century ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.4
 19K
Joe Kidd (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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 ...
Style: affectionate, stylized, intense, light, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hostage, cowboy, bounty hunter, mexican, manhunt, bandit, landowner, revolutionary, train, civil war, murder, violence ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 70s
Place: texas, california, new mexico, usa, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Jesse James is wounded by a bullet to the chest, Frank James splits the gang up and plans a rendezvous in four days time. With U.S.-Marshall Kane in hot pursuit, and betrayal within the outlaw band, the stage is set for a blazing and climactic ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, crimes, betrayal, dishonesty, law enforcement, criminal heroes, old west, criminal, tough guy, graphic violence, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%