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Ulzana's Raid (1972)
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Ulzana's Raid (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Report reaches the US cavalry that the Apache leader Ulzana has left his reservation with a band of followers. A compassionate young officer, Lieutenant DeBuin, is given a small company to find him and bring him back; accompanying the troop is McIntosh, an experienced scout, and Ke-Ni-Tay, an Apache guide. Ulzana massacres, rapes and loots across the countryside; and as DeBuin encounters the remains of his victims, he is compelled to learn from McIntosh and to confront his own naivity and hidden prejudices.
Style: exciting, tense, bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. cavalry, native american attack, racism, cavalry, apache, massacre, adventure, crimes, military, heroes, soldier, interracial relations, violence spree, anti hero, chase, track down, obsessive quest, danger, society, chases and races, escapades, idealism, social decay, anti heroes, tough heroes ...
Place: arizona, usa

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful and rough films with plots about heroes, escapades, gun, rivalry, horse, gunfight and native american mostly in Western, Adventure and Action genres. Some movies like Ulzana's Raid: The Stalking Moon (1968), Valdez Is Coming (1971), Lawman (1971), The Deadly Companions (1961), 40 Guns to Apache Pass (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Stalking Moon (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, escapades, rescue, danger, heroes, tough heroes, farm, left to die, track down, interracial relations, kidnapping, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa
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Valdez Is Coming (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man.
Style: clever, cynical, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: racism, one man army, murder, heroes, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, love and romance, society, lone wolves, rivalry, couple relations ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, california, canada
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Lawman (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: While passing through the town of Bannock, a bunch of drunken cattlemen go overboard with their celebrating and accidentally kill an old man with a stray shot. They return home to Sabbath unaware of his death. Bannock lawman Jered Maddox later ...
Style: realistic, tense, rough, serious, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, crimes, old west, social decay, wilderness, americana, violence spree, tough law enforcer, social misfits, husband wife relationship, dark hero, revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 70s
Place: new mexico, arizona
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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: chase, escort, native american, on the run, crimes, rescue, ghost, danger, rivalry, lone wolves, tough heroes, deadly ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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40 Guns to Apache Pass (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Apaches are on the warpath and the Army must defend them. Murphy's mission is to get a shipment of rifles, but it's stolen by greedy white traders with the help of mutinous soldiers
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, battles, rifle, escapades, american civil war, tough heroes, war, chases and races, rivalry, adventure, rescue, arms dealing ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, fur trapper, heroes, wilderness, battles, vigilantism, frontier, frontier justice, native american, treasure hunt, americana, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
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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
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Major Dundee (1965)
Genre: Adventure, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: During the last winter of the Civil War, cavalry officer Amos Dundee leads a contentious troop of Army regulars, Confederate prisoners and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy a band of Apaches who have been raiding U.S. bases in Texas.
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: battles, military, rescue, soldier, american civil war, village, raid, heroes, adventure, leadership, survival, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: new mexico, mexico, usa, texas, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
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A Distant Trumpet (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1883, US Cavalry lieutenant Matthew Hazard, newly graduated from West Point, is assigned to isolated Fort Delivery on the Mexican border of Arizona, where he meets commanding officer Teddy Mainwarring's wife Kitty, whom he later rescues from ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious
Plot: battles, soldier, cave, fort, u.s. cavalry, power relations, love triangle, surrender, reluctant partners, heroes, military, society ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Professionals (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Professionals is a 1966 American Western film directed by Richard Brooks. A kidnap-rescue adventure set in about 1917, it features a small group of experts heading into Mexico to free the Mexican-born wife of a wealthy Texan from several hundred ...
Style: stylized, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, old west, mercenary, chase, scout, adventure, daring rescue, partners, confined, chases and races, captivity ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1960s, 60s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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, crimes, rivalry, tough heroes, escapades, adventure, desert, old west, vengeance, murder, chase ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Oil Prince (1965)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 'The Oilprince' is an unscrupulous businessman. He looks forward to a lucrative deal with the "Western Arizona Bank'. He sells the bank oil wells at Shelly Lake that do actually not exist. The Oilprince learns that the colonists ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: settler, dishonesty, adventurer, heroes, danger, society, betrayal, cons and scams, old west, vigilantism, bank, culture clash ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Condor (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Luke, an escaped convict, and Jaroo, a loner gold prospector, team up with a band of Apache Indians in 19th century Mexico to capture a large, heavily armed fortress for the millions -- or billions -- of dollars in gold that are rumored to be stored ...
Style: rough, exciting, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, gold, escapades, confined, gang, rivalry, on the run, renegade, track down, vengeance, heist, captivity ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Duel at Diablo (1966)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, 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: suspenseful, rough, tense, exciting, realistic ...
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Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
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Style: exciting, serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
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Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
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Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, serious ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, gang, map, adventure, chase, desert, marshal, rivalry, danger, murder, escapades ...
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A Time for Killing (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
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Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
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Time: 19th century, victorian era
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⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Soldier Blue (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympathies lie more with them than with the US ...
Style: serious, rough, disturbing, bleak, realistic
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Gunsmoke: The Last Apache (1990)
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Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
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Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, realistic, cult film
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Style: disturbing, rough, realistic, serious, tense
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Country: USA
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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, ...
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Country: USA
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Style: tense, serious, captivating, suspense, realistic ...
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Style: tense, exciting, serious, realistic, rough ...
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Country: USA, Mexico, Canada
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Style: suspenseful, serious
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Chato's Land (1972)
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