Movies like Bite the Bullet

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Bite the Bullet (1975)
 6.7
 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: exciting, serious, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, rough, harsh, bleak, affectionate, biting ...
Plot: horse, endurance, friendship, adventure, old west, contests and competitions, rivalry, unlikely partners, chases and races, horse riding, pursuit, horse race, ex prostitute, friends, obsessive quest, escapades, race, death, desert, dancing, prostitute, cowboy, mountain, snake, prison escape ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, 19th century
Place: california, texas

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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, cowboy, revenge, vengeance, rivalry, horse and pistol mostly in Western, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like Bite the Bullet: Hidalgo (2004), The Professionals (1966), Mackenna's Gold (1969), The Magnificent Seven Ride! (1972), Bad Girls (1994). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 75K
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, serious, captivating, realistic, factual ...
Plot: desert, horse, adventure, horse race, adventurer, cowboy, racehorse, underdog, rivalry, contests and competitions, human spirit, obsessive quest ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, iraq, syria
⇓ similarity ⇓
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: rough, serious, exciting, stylized, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, kidnapping, old west, chase, scout, adventure, rivalry, danger, missing person, on the run, captivity, animal training ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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, suspense, tense, rough ...
Plot: treasure hunt, chase, gold, desert, map, gang, adventure, marshal, rivalry, danger, escapades, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, colorado, mexico, arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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: rough, serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pardon, dynamite, cons and scams, chases and races, criminal heroes, heroes, escapades, confined, adventure, crimes, rivalry, society ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, mexico, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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 5.2
 11K
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: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, surreal ...
Audience: girls' night, chick flick, teens, kids
Plot: old west, prostitute, on the run, blonde, pistol duel, fast draw, small western town, revenge, friendship, lone wolves, chases and races, fugitives ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: texas, usa, colorado, oregon, new orleans
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 7.9
 75K
The Wild Bunch (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 145 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: epic, stylized, bleak, cynical, atmospheric ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, robbery, on the run, mexican revolution, chase, friendship, heist, mercenary, one last job, loss of friend, bounty hunter, honor ...
Time: 1910s, 19th century, 20th century
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Quick and the Dead (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 107 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, suspenseful, atmospheric, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: duel, revenge, small town, prairie, old west, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, prison, female protagonist, gun duel, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, mexico, tucson arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: suspenseful, exciting, gloomy, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, deadly, mistaken identity, kidnapping, desert, love, revenge, rifle, infidelity, gunfight, rancher, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 70s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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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: captivating, exciting, serious, realistic, based on radio show ...
Plot: vigilantism, adventure, tough heroes, rivalry, friendship, assassination, secret identity, against the odds, buddies, folk hero, gang, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1870s, 80s
Place: texas, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: village, vengeance, kidnapping, underdog, friendship, injustice, society, old west, friends, tough heroes, righting the wronged, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: mexico, latin america, spain
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: realistic, offbeat, serious, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: native american, saloon, buffalo, gunfight, danger, escapades, obsessive quest, heroes, dangerous animal, rivalry, wilderness, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 6.9
 52K
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, serious, suspense, harsh, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: cowboy, old west, friendship, gunfight, outlaw gang, chase, cowboys and outlaws, vigilantism, on the run, small town, street shootout, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona, nebraska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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: rough, realistic, serious, entertaining, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: genocide, australian, fish out of water, vengeance, old west, vigilantism, crimes, against the odds, dishonesty, partners, danger, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, texas, pacific ocean, wyoming, london ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, revenge, adventure, crimes, heroes, rivalry, escapades, desert, strong violent content, gang, uninhibited rivalry, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
 6.5
 9K
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: realistic, exciting, captivating, suspenseful, serious ...
Plot: friendship, on the run, native, danger, criminal heroes, crimes, heist, partners, one last chance, desert, mine, manhunt ...
Time: 20th century, 1920s
Place: bolivia, latin america, south america
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, criminal's revenge, escapades, adventure, chases and races, heroes, americana, buddies, partners, dishonesty, law enforcement, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revolution, dictator, army, heroes, criminal heroes, adventure, partners, gang, battles, tough heroes, daring rescue, politics ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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: serious, exciting, realistic, based on true events
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, unlikely partners, on the run, crimes, escapades, bounty hunter, friendship, partners, danger, old west, chases and races, conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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The Comancheros (1961)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Texas Ranger Jake Cutter arrests gambler Paul Regret, but soon finds himself teamed with his prisoner in an undercover effort to defeat a band of renegade arms merchants and thieves known as Comancheros.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, renegade, gambler, texas ranger, chase, murder, adventure, rivalry, gambling, gang, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century
Place: texas, usa, mexico, latin america, arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.5
 30K
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: realistic, serious, exciting, tense, cult film ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: old west, cowboy, friendship, betrayal, on the run, coming of age, native american, sheriff, outlaw, prostitute, prison, mexican standoff ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1870s, 1950s, 80s
Place: new mexico, mexico, latin america, usa, arkansas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, adventure, partners, americana, rescue, vengeance, good versus evil, heroes, criminal heroes, society, brutality, gang of outlaws ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 7.0
 98K
Maverick (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, 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: humorous, exciting, twists and turns, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: poker, gambling, cons and scams, adventure, debt, vengeance, unlikely partners, dishonesty, crimes, attempted robbery, rivalry, gambler ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era, 1960s
Place: usa, louisiana, mississippi river, mississippi, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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: exciting, intense, entertaining, humorous, rough ...
Audience: boys' night, chick flick, teens
Plot: old west, gang, heroes, rebelliousness, rebellion, rivalry, dishonesty, cowboys and outlaws, battle, secret, street shootout, horse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: florida, missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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The Good, the Bad, the Weird (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: South Korea
Duration: 120 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: captivating, bloody, dark humor, entertaining, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, bounty hunter, map, robbery, gunfight, cowboy, escapades, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, adventure, cruelty, reward ...
Time: 30s, 20th century, 1930s
Place: china, asia, south korea
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The Magnificent Seven (2016)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 132 min.
Story: Seven gun men in the old west gradually come together to help a poor village against savage thieves.
Style: harsh, suspense, intense, tense, exciting ...
Plot: dark hero, battlefield, revenge, corruption, small town, violence, good versus evil, brutality, murder, arson, deception, criminal ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century, 1960s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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, realistic, serious, touching, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, vengeance, obsessive quest, heroic mission, righting the wronged, vigilantism, rivalry, escapades, siblings relations, civil war, horse chase, russian civil war ...
Time: 20s, 1920s, 20th century
Place: russia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 6.4
 215K
The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, War, 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, semi serious, buddy comedy, scenic ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: horse, adventure, cowboy, native american, escapades, lawyer, texas ranger, escape, vengeance, fighting crime, danger, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1930s, 1860s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Ambush at Dark Canyon (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: U.S. Marshall Duke Donovan is imprisoned, accused of being an accomplice in a bank robbery. After discovering that his partner is planning to kill his wife, he must escape prison in time to save his wife and clear his name.
Style: realistic, exciting, suspenseful, serious, rough
Plot: prison, country, criminal heroes, chases and races, confined, fugitives, crimes, deadly, rivalry, prison life, dishonesty, couple relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.2
 23K
Django (1966)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Django is a 1966 Italian spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Corbucci and starring Franco Nero in the eponymous role. The film earned a reputation as being one of the most violent films ever made up to that point and was subsequently refused a ...
Style: cult film, stylized, atmospheric, rough, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, coffin, dishonesty, devious, strong violent content, orchestral, sexual content, deadly, heroes, chases and races, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
The Undefeated (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: After the Civil War, ex-Union Colonel John Henry Thomas and ex-Confederate Colonel James Langdon are leading two disparate groups of people through strife-torn Mexico. John Henry and company are bringing horses to the unpopular Mexican government ...
Style: tense, serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, friendship, revolution, soldier, mexican revolution, bandit, cavalry, adventure, missing person, ransom, rivalry, military ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 80s
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, los angeles, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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