Movies like Bite the Bullet

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Bite the Bullet (1975)
 6.6
 5K
Bite the Bullet (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 20th century, a newspaper organizes an endurance horse race : 700 miles to run in a few days. 9 adventurers are competing, among them a woman, Miss Jones, a Mexican, an Englishman, a young cow-boy, an old one and two friends, Sam Clayton and Luke Matthews. All those individualists will learn to respect each other.
Style: stylized, exciting, serious, suspenseful, realistic, enigmatic, feel good, bleak, suspense, melancholic ...
Plot: horse, friendship, adventure, endurance, old west, rivalry, contests and competitions, unlikely partners, civil war, horse race, ex prostitute, chase, animals, race, cowboy, desert, death, railway, gunfight, prostitute, motorcycle, catastrophe, gangsters, indians, revenge ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 70s, 1900s
Place: texas, california

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Most similar movies to Bite the Bullet

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out exciting, realistic, serious and rough films with plots about gunfight, adventure, chase, vengeance, cowboy, revenge and gun mostly in Action, Western and Adventure genres. Some movies like Bite the Bullet: Hidalgo (2004), The Professionals (1966), Mackenna's Gold (1969), The Magnificent Seven Ride! (1972), Maverick (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
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Hidalgo (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Sport, Western
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an adventure that sends the pair around the world...
Style: exciting, inspirational, factual, intense, serious ...
Plot: horse, horse race, desert, cowboy, adventurer, lone hero, racehorse, adventure, islam, underdog, sheik, bedouin ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, iraq, syria, boston ...
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100%
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: dramatic, light, melancholic, compassionate, witty ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, mexican revolution, kidnapping, mercenary, female nudity, chase, adventure, horse, cowboy, gunfight, train, adaptation ...
Time: 60s, 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, california, texas, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Mackenna's Gold (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, light ...
Plot: treasure hunt, adventure, chase, gang, gold, desert, map, greed, indians, marshal, rivalry, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, arizona, california, colorado, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Timerider: The Adventure of Lyle Swann (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lyle Swann is a successful off-road racer who mistakenly gets sent back in time 100 years. When a band of outlaws robs Swann of his motorcycle, he's forced to outfox the gangsters and give in to the seductions of a gorgeous local lady. With ...
Style: surprise ending, thought provoking, cerebral, bad ending, light ...
Plot: time travel, motorcycle, time loop, desert, gunfight, old west, cowboy, gang, adventure, biker, superstition, helicopter ...
Time: 19th century, 18th century, 80s, future
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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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, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, van, pardon, cons and scams, small town, old west, righting the wronged, tough heroes, buddies, partners, heroes, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, sonora, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 7.0
 111K
Maverick (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them. He needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a Winner Take All poker game that begins in a few days. He tries to win some, tries to collect a few debts, and ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, humorous, funny, light ...
Audience: boys' night, family outing
Plot: poker, gambling, cons and scams, adventure, unlikely partners, strong female character, con artists, gambler, card playing, greed, vengeance, chase ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 60s
Place: mississippi, louisiana, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.4
 234K
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, buddy comedy, scenic, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: horse, texas ranger, native american, indians, superhero, adventure, cowboy, disney, escape, old west, corruption, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 20th century, 1860s, 1930s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
The Hunting Party (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: A ruthless rancher, and his gang, use extremely long range rifles to kill the men who kidnapped his infidel wife.
Style: sexy, sexual, brutal, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapper kidnapped relationship, hunter, rape, stockholm syndrome, gunfight, murder, infidelity, love, revenge, criminal, sexual abuse, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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 5.2
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Bad Girls (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Four former harlots try to leave the wild west (Colorado, to be exact) and head north to make a better life for themselves. Unfortunately someone from Cody's past won't let it happen that easily.
Style: erotic, sexy, sexual, road movie, harsh ...
Audience: girls' night, kids, teens, chick flick
Plot: old west, female protagonist, prostitution, prostitute, gang rape, ranch, brothel, cowgirl, revenge, blonde, fast draw, on the run ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1880s
Place: texas, new orleans, usa, colorado, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.9
 84K
The Wild Bunch (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: Aging outlaw Pike Bishop (William Holden) prepares to retire after one final robbery. Joined by his gang, which includes Dutch Engstrom (Ernest Borgnine) and brothers Lyle (Warren Oates) and Tector Gorch (Ben Johnson), Bishop discovers the heist is ...
Style: disturbing, bloody, brutal, epic, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, gunfight, mexican revolution, friendship, on the run, heist, robbery, violent, bounty hunter, gangsters, civil war, chase ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: texas, arizona, mexico, latin america, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 51K
Wyatt Earp (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 191 min.
Story: Covering the life and times of one of the West's most iconic heroes Wyatt Earp weaves an intricate tale of Earp and his friends and family. With a star studded cast, sweeping cinematography and authentic costumes Wyatt Earp led the way during ...
Style: epic, compassionate, scenic, enigmatic, dramatic ...
Plot: western hero, violence, civil war, gunslinger, gangsters, gang, friendship, vengeance, deputy sheriff, corruption, death, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1870s, 1860s
Place: arizona, california, alaska, texas, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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: visually appealing, unusual plot structure, bad ending, humorous, melancholic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, kidnapping, horse, hanging, cowboy, gunfight, desert, mentor, indians, loneliness, first contact, lone hero ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, spain, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Legend of the Lone Ranger (1981)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When the young Texas Ranger, John Reid, is the sole survivor of an ambush arranged by the militaristic outlaw leader, Butch Cavendich, he is rescued by an old childhood Comanche friend, Tonto. When he recovers from his wounds, he dedicates his life ...
Style: romantic, humorous, twists and turns, stylized, intense ...
Plot: superhero, texas ranger, heroes, crimes, adventure, murder, justice, violence, horse, masked hero, western hero, man with no name ...
Time: 19th century, 80s, 1870s, 1860s
Place: texas, california, austin texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, gang, rivalry, crimes, tough heroes, adventure, escapades, old west, desert, murder, chase, hunt down ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.8
 62K
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, suspense, harsh, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: cowboy, old west, billy the kid, chase, gunfight, cowboys and outlaws, brutality, adventure, bounty hunter, civil war, gangsters, gang ...
Time: 1870s, 80s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, california, texas, usa, mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Quick and the Dead (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: USA, Japan
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.
Style: stylized, intense, harsh, suspenseful, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, duel, gunfight, female protagonist, gunslinger, vengeance, old west, violence, showdown, strong female character, strong female lead, death ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: arizona, texas, tucson arizona, yuma arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Quigley Down Under (1990)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Australia, USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: American Matt Quigley answers Australian land baron Elliott Marston's ad for a sharpshooter to kill the dingoes on his property. But when Quigley finds out that Marston's real target is the aborigines, Quigley hits the road. Now, even ...
Style: entertaining, suspense, exciting, harsh, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genocide, vengeance, australian, vigilantism, friendship, culture clash, lone hero, fish out of water, old west, against the odds, crimes, australian aboriginal ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: australia, london, texas, wyoming, pacific ocean ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The White Buffalo (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this strange western version of JAWS, Wild Bill Hickok hunts a white buffalo he has seen in a dream. Hickok moves through a variety of uniquely authentic western locations - dim, filthy, makeshift taverns; freezing, slaughterhouse-like frontier ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, psychotronic ...
Plot: native american, buffalo, gunfight, animal attack, nightmare, bow and arrow, empire, killer animal, hunter, giant monster, heroes, escapades ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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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: realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, hanging, mexican revolution, army, dictator, battles, criminal heroes, partners, gang, adventure, fugitives, confined ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mexico, latin america, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 6.5
 10K
Blackthorn (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Spain, France, Bolivia, UK
Duration: 102 min.
Story: In Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorne) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike.
Style: exciting, realistic, captivating, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: manhunt, friendship, native, on the run, one last chance, criminal heroes, crimes, partners, heist, friendship between men, civil war, betrayal ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: bolivia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
 8.0
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The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: atmospheric, breathtaking, rough, suspenseful, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, revenge, vengeance, bear attack, snow, winter, lone hero, adventure, violence, obsessive quest, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: suspense, intense, harsh, exciting, tense ...
Plot: bounty hunter, dark hero, good versus evil, revenge, duel, small town, murder, showdown, corruption, battlefield, violence, deception ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 1870s
Place: california, sacramento california
⇓ similarity ⇓
24%
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly goes in search of the people who put him there some 12 years ago -- Matt Dillon and Kitty Russell.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, adventure, criminal's revenge, criminal heroes, dishonesty, heroes, rivalry, partners, escapades, buddies, friendship, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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The Legend of Hell's Gate: An American Conspiracy (2011)
Genre: Action, Adventure, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: In 1870s Texas, a ruthless bounty hunter and an Irish desperado flee the law with a young criminal claiming to possess a treasure more valuable than gold. Crossing paths with some of the West’s most notorious figures, the three outlaws fight for ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, unlikely partners, on the run, escapades, crimes, bounty hunter, partners, friendship, old west, conspiracy, civil war, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
Aces 'N' Eights (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Already taking a gamble settling in the uncharted west, the peaceful settlers of a town destined for railroad greatness suddenly find themselves being ruthlessly gunned down. With no law and order to be found, justice falls onto the shoulders of an ...
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: brutality, old west, adventure, partners, rescue, good versus evil, americana, vengeance, society, criminal heroes, heroes, husband wife relationship ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
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: intense, entertaining, humorous, exciting, clever ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: gang, jesse james, old west, civil war, adventure, heroes, rebelliousness, rivalry, rebellion, dishonesty, battles, secret ...
Time: 19th century, year 1865
Place: florida, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%
 6.5
 36K
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: harsh, entertaining, factual, stylized, suspense ...
Audience: teens, kids, boys' night
Plot: old west, native american, cowboy, gang, billy the kid, bounty hunter, friendship, betrayal, vengeance, gangsters, gunfight, runaway ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 50s, 20th century, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico, las vegas, arkansas, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: South Korea
Duration: 130 min.
Story: The story of three Korean outlaws in 1930s Manchuria and their dealings with the Japanese army and Chinese and Russian bandits. The Good (a Bounty hunter), the Bad (a hitman), and the Weird (a thief) battle the army and the bandits in a race to use ...
Style: stylized, entertaining, bloody, captivating, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, desert, map, gunfight, dark humor, bounty hunter, robbery, cowboy, escapades, rivalry, adventure, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 1930s, 20th century
Place: china, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Elusive Revengers (1967)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Dan'ka's and Ksanka's childhood in the village has been brutally ended when their father was killed by the White Guard officer in front of their eyes. Seeking revenge they join forces with an intellectual from the city Valerka and ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, touching, rough
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: obsessive quest, russian civil war, adventure, vengeance, civil war, righting the wronged, heroic mission, vigilantism, escapades, rivalry, siblings relations, hopes ...
Time: 1920s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
22%
The Poseidon Adventure (1972)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: The Poseidon Adventure was one of the first Catastrophe films and began the Disaster Film genre. Director Neame tells the story of a group of people that must fight for their lives aboard a sinking ship. Based on the novel by Paul Gallico.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, suspense, tense ...
Audience: kids, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: survival, disaster, ship, natural disaster, adventure, sea, ocean liner, catastrophe, cruise, ocean, sea disaster, new year's eve ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: israel, atlantic ocean, mediterranean sea
⇓ similarity ⇓
21%