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: soviet, border guard, traitor, murder, enemy, entrapment, eastern
Time: 1920s
Place: soviet union

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about murder, gunfight, revenge, crimes, street shootout, gun and mystery mostly in Western, Mystery and Drama genres. Some movies like Ambush: Mission in Kabul (1971), Jericho (2000), Implacable Three (1963), Alien Thunder (1974), Breakheart Pass (1975). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Mission in Kabul (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Mystery
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 128 min.
Plot: soviet, diplomacy
Time: year 1919
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95%
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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: psychological, suspenseful, rough, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, on the run, mysterious character, haunted by the past, uncover truth, mystery, lone wolves, heroes, deadly, crimes, chases and races, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
90%
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 ...
Plot: mercenary, corpse, murder, mayor, smoking, sheriff, revenge, drinking, strangled to death, duel, saloon girl, getting home ...
Time: 1870s
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86%
 4.5
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
86%
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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 ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train ride, murder, train, investigation, prisoner, u.s. marshal, governor, track down, crime, danger, crimes, frame up ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, utah, ireland, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
 5.1
 27
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: murder, soldier, evil man
⇓ similarity ⇓
83%
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: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: memory loss, escapades, vengeance, old west, graphic violence, tough heroes, chases and races, danger, rivalry, heroes, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
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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...
Plot: factory, driver, investigator, death, singer, murder, mob, car accident, prosecutor
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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5 Card Stud (1968)
Genre: Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: The players in an ongoing poker game are being mysteriously killed off, one by one.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, small town, poker, cheating at cards, police investigation, mystery, heroes, law enforcement, dishonesty, crimes, society, deadly ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, colorado, denver colorado, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Seventh Bullet (1973)
Genre: Adventure, War, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 79 min.
Story: Despite the restoration of Soviet power in the area, Basmachis continue to arrive from across the border, bringing death and destruction to peaceful villages. One of the bands of rebels is led by Khairulla who is pitted against the militsiya (local ...
Plot: russian civil war, post civil war, squad, eastern, chase, civil war, shooting, horse chase, posse, bullet
Place: soviet union
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Torquemada's Curse (2020)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Germany, France, Finland, Spain, Italy
Plot: ruins, ruin, curse, murder, gun
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 5.7
 4K
Sunset (1988)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Italy
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Tom Mix and Wyatt Earp team up to solve a murder at the Academy Awards in 1929 Hollywood.
Style: realistic, atmospheric, tense, talky, suspense ...
Plot: murder, investigation, mystery, law enforcement, crimes, partners, amateur detective, murder mystery, showdown, western hero, unlikely friendships, hollywood ...
Time: 80s, 1920s, 1930s
Place: california, usa, united states, new jersey, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 4.6
 130
Hot Spur (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A deranged stablehand kidnaps the wife of a ranch owner to avenge the rape of his sister.
Plot: murder, ranch, revenge, kidnapping, stabbed in the back, orgy, lesbianism, female nudity, shot in the head, infertility, unfaithful wife, rape ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
The Ice Princess (2007)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Errica returns to her hometown for her parents funeral and her childhood friend murdered.
Plot: police investigation, police, murder investigation, murder, crime, crimes, female writer
Place: sweden
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
Awkward Hands (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Peter is whipped (twice) and chased away from his sweetheart, but his rescuer leaves him with a Chinese master who teaches him how to seek revenge on his tormentors.
Plot: plague, desert, murder, evil man, thirst
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Road to Fort Alamo (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A lone rider comes across a dying soldier, the victim of an Indian attack, who gives him a paper authorizing the payment of $150,000 to the U.S. Army. The rider gathers some colleagues who disguise themselves as soldiers and who take the paper to a ...
Plot: soldier, ambush, money, native american attack, female prisoner, shooting, river battle, battle, gun, murder, saloon, van ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
May God Forgive You... But I Won't (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 93 min.
Story: While Cjamango is away from his ranch, bandits attack and kill his family. Disrupted by this tragedy, he sets out to take his revenge (helped by a Mexican who has seen the bandits). Along the way he learns that it was the father of his fiancée that ...
Plot: violence, murder, torture, street shootout, gun, revenge, blood, cowboy, bandit
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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The Canadians (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: When the Sioux come to Canada, the Canadians permit them to stay in Canada if they come peacefully. However, some cowboys kill all inhabitants of one of their villages. The cowboys seek to get back their horses, but they pretend to search for a girl ...
Plot: police shootout, murder, native american, massacre, captive, american indian, indian war, sioux tribe
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Bruno Corazzari and his gang are in jail awaiting trial. They hire Fernando Sancho's gang to kill the only witness who then take all the passengers of a stagecoach hostage, in Richard Harrison's inn, because they are unsure which of them ...
Plot: stagecoach, farmer, rape, violence, street shootout, murder, gunfight, revenge
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36%
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The Preacher (2007)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Sweden
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A boy finds a dead woman. When police move the corpse they find the skeletons of two women who disappeared in the seventies.
Style: serious, suspenseful, suspense, bleak
Plot: police investigation, blackmail, murder investigation, murder, police, family feud, pastor, danger, dead woman
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Goodnight for Justice: The Measure of a Man (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
Story: The story of John Goodnight continues.
Plot: murder, single mother, judge, justice, armed robbery, bank robbery, children, outlaw, gang, criminal, legal
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High Plains Drifter (1973)
Genre: Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago. After gunning down three gunmen who tried to kill him, the townsfolk decide to hire the Stranger to hold off three outlaws who are on their way.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, serious, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, california
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The Girl in the Empty Grave (1977)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The police chief of a small town begins an investigation after a young woman, who was supposed to have died several months previously, shows up at the funeral of her parents, who had been murdered. (IMDB)
Plot: funeral, murder investigation, police investigation, police chief, small town, car over cliff, murder, disappearance, countryside, double murder, dead daughter, car accident ...
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33%
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Pony Express Rider (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young Texas Man who saw his father get killed by a group of bandits, decides years later to go to work for the Pony Express. But he is not just working around the country to deliver mail, he is actually finding the bandits who murdered his father.
Plot: union soldier, comanche indian, cigar, civil war, whiskey, horse, cabin, murder, cigar smoking, confederacy, delivery man
Time: 1800s, 19th century
Place: texas
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30%
While My Pretty One Sleeps (1997)
Genre: Mystery
Country: Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When the fashion world meets the underworld, it's murder.
Style: suspenseful, rough, mind bending, serious, realistic
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Place: new york
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Cemetery Without Crosses (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Maria seeks revenge on the killers of her husband. She enlists the help of her husband's best friend, Manual, a reluctant, but skilled, gunfighter.
Style: surprise ending
Plot: kidnapping, horse, murder, gunfight, evil man, smoking, gunshot, wound, necklace, widow, frustration, gloves ...
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30%
If You Meet Sartana Pray for Your Death (1968)
Genre: Action, Mystery, 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: suspenseful, rough, cynical, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century
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30%
Lies Between Friends (2010)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Fourteen years after graduation, a group of college friends convenes one weekend for a bridal shower for one of their own. The principal character, Joss (Gabrielle Anwar), and her freshman year roommate and best friend in college, Cait (Thea Gill), ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: reunion, murder, uncover truth, investigation, amateur detective, crimes, mystery, deadly, group of friends, friendship, reunited friends, wedding ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
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28%
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Gunn (1967)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: The madam of a floating bordello hires private eye Peter Gunn (Craig Stevens) to prove a gangster killed a crime boss.
Style: mind bending, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: private detective, murder, investigation, gangsters, fighting crime, deadly, graphic violence, who done it, uncover truth, law enforcement, dishonesty, undercover ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
They Were Called Graveyard (1968)
Genre: Action, Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Luke Barrett, having lost his memory due to an accident, does not realize that Dingus had killed his wife and brother to take possession of the Barretts' land and money. At first Luke trusts him, but while looking for his forgotten identity he ...
Style: suspenseful, twists and turns, psychological, rough, mind bending ...
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