Movies like Ambush 1969

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Ambush (1969)
Ambush (1969)
Original name: Zasada
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A Kirghiz adventure film combining documentary and fictional elements.
Plot: border guard, traitor, murder, enemy, soviet
Time: 1920s
Place: soviet union

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and rough films with plots about murder, revenge, street shootout, gunfight, crimes, mystery and deadly mostly in Western, Mystery and Crime genres. Some movies like Ambush: The Midnight Man (1974), Alien Thunder (1974), Implacable Three (1963), Jericho (2000), Vengeance (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Midnight Man (1974)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: An ex-convict, and ex-cop, finds himself in the midst of drama as a murder, of a female student, is commited at the university where he works as a night watchman. He is reluctantly drawn into the criminal investigation and eventually becomes a ...
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Alien Thunder (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The true story of Canadian Mountie Dan Candy's pursuit of a Native American that killed his partner.
Plot: murder, prison escape, police officer
Place: canada
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Implacable Three (1963)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Guzman, a rich U.S. landowner is forced to leave for a short time, leaving his pregnant wife alone in the ranch. That night, a group of bandits, believing that the house is empty, enters with the purpose of stealing. She surprises them and they kill ...
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Time: 1870s
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Jericho (2000)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A man, Jericho (Mark Valley), wanders into a town and gets embroiled in a deeper mystery than he bargained for.
Style: rough, mind bending, serious, psychological, suspenseful ...
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Vengeance (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 79 min.
Story: A Confederate captain's younger brother is flogged to death in a Union stockade. The captain vows revenge. Two years later he finds the men responsible running a rustling operation in a small western town.
Plot: evil man, soldier, murder
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Breakheart Pass (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the height of the frontier era, a train races through the Rocky Mountains on a classified mission to a remote army post. But one by one the passengers are being murdered, and their only hope is the mysterious John Deakin, who's being ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, suspense, exciting ...
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Plot: train ride, murder, train, investigation, governor, prisoner, u.s. marshal, danger, track down, crime, lone wolves, tough heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, utah, ireland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Souvenir for the Prosecutor (1989)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A seemingly ordinary car accident turns out to be a murder investigation...
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Place: soviet union
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The Man Called Noon (1973)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: UK, Italy, Spain
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Noon is a gunfighter who has become amnesiac. Helped by Rimes, an outlaw who has befriended him, he tries to figure out who he is actually. It gradually appears that his wife and kid have been murdered. As time goes by, Noon also recalls a fortune ...
Style: serious, rough, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
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Time: 19th century
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5 Card Stud (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Western
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Duration: 103 min.
Story: The players in an ongoing poker game are being mysteriously killed off, one by one.
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Audience: boys' night
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Genre: Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Errica returns to her hometown for her parents funeral and her childhood friend murdered.
Plot: murder investigation, police investigation, murder, police, crime, female writer
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Sunset (1988)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
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Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
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Plot: plague, evil man, thirst, desert, murder
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Genre: Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
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The Canadians (1961)
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Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
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