Movies like Rain for a Dusty Summer

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Rain for a Dusty Summer (1971)
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Rain for a Dusty Summer (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: In Mexico, a mad general is leading his own war against the Church. Priests are rounded up, churches burned down and religion outlawed. The suffering of one pious catholic priest could bring the tide of change however.
Plot: fake moustache, assassination attempt, firing squad, execution, revolution, priest, funeral, prostitute, disguise, murder, bomb
Place: mexico

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and tense films with plots about murder, horse, rivalry, crimes, cowboy, gunfight and vengeance mostly in Western, Drama and Crime genres. Some movies like Rain for a Dusty Summer: Go Naked In The World (1961), The Deadly Trackers (1973), The Duel (2016), McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971), Welcome to Hard Times (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Go Naked In The World (1961)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A domineering San Francisco businessman is determined to put an end to his son's romance with a high-priced hooker.
Plot: prostitute, brother sister relationship, call girl, construction worker, greek american, father son relationship
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The Deadly Trackers (1973)
Genre: Western, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Sheriff Sean Kilpatrick is a pacifist. Frank Brand is the leader of a band of killers. When their paths cross Kilpatrick is compelled to go against everything he has stood for to bring death to Brand and his gang. Through his hunt into Mexico he is ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, pacifist, bank robbery, revenge, deadly creature, gory, vengeance, crime, quicksand, posse, convent, vigilantism ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Duel (2016)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: A Texas Ranger investigates a series of unexplained deaths in a town called Helena.
Plot: murder, knife fight, texas ranger, woman, united states of america, knife, shot to death, horse, horse riding, death of father, death, rifle ...
Time: 19th century
Place: austin texas, usa, texas
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59%
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene.
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, realistic, clever ...
Plot: prostitute, small town, brothel madam, brothel, gambler, snow, mining town, folk, human nature, old west, americana, drugs/alcohol ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 20th century, 1900s, edwardian era
Place: washington state, usa, mine, seattle washington, vancouver british columbia canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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Welcome to Hard Times (1967)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A sociopathic stranger all but destroys a small hardscrabble town but the 'mayor' convinces its survivors to stay and rebuild.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: small town, vengeance, mayor, rape, murder, old west, good versus evil, rivalry, starting over, small town life, deadly, hopes ...
Place: mine, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
The Long Ride Home (2003)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A man fights the law and the lawless in order to reunite with his wife and son in the 1860s west.
Style: semi serious, realistic
Plot: lone wolves, old west, murder, crimes, chases and races, deadly, heroes, partners, rivalry, farm, harmonica, reputation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
The Traveling Executioner (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Jonas Candide performs his job as state executioner in early 20th century Mississippi like a combination preacher and carnival barker, persuading condemned men to accept their deaths before electrocuting them on his electric chair. After he's ...
Plot: debt, brothel, execution, bank robbery, love interest, prison, prostitute, murder, traveling salesman, electric chair, business partner, executioner ...
Time: year 1918
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One-Eyed Horse (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Hadley, Missouri 1887. Justin Gatewood has recently been released from prison for attempting to kill an old adversary, William Curry. Twenty-five years earlier, Gatewood and his brother were Confederate prisoners-of-war, and the death of ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, chase, old west, obsessive quest, vengeance, chases and races, rivalry, soldier, vigilantism, road not taken, tough heroes, forest ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1860s
Place: missouri
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55%
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The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.
Style: atmospheric, serious, realistic, gloomy, sentimental ...
Plot: funeral, small town, lawyer, cowboy, politics, stagecoach, outlaw, pistol, gunslinger, senator, newspaper, robbery ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kindergarten
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Hannie Caulder (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Hannie enlists the aid of bounty hunter Tom Price to teach her how to be a gunfighter so she can hunt down the 3 men who killed her husband and raped her.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, wilderness, rape revenge, rape, revenge, female gunfighter, knife throwing, gunfighter, gunslinger, cowboy, bank robbery, gang ...
Time: 70s
Place: mexico, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Railroad to Hell: A Chinaman's Chance (2018)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: 1870's America. A Chinese immigrant falsely accused of murdering a white woman is viciously hunted down; he'll have to prove his innocence in a time when people of color had "no legal rights" and could be bought and sold for a ...
Plot: gang of outlaws, equality, racial discrimination, kung fu master, forgiveness, discrimination, justice, murder, danger, redemption, racism, kung fu ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
The Keeping Room (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, Southerner Augusta encounters two renegade, drunken soldiers who are on a mission of pillage and violence. After escaping an attempted assault, Augusta races back to ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense
Plot: american civil war, rape, home invasion, soldier, survival, danger, murder, mistaken identity, siblings relations, military, family relations, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 5.6
 429
Avenging Angel (2007)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A preacher (Sorbo) becomes a bounty hunter after a group of refugees seeking shelter in his church is murdered by a gang of ruthless outlaws.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting
Plot: bounty hunter, vengeance, righting the wronged, crimes, rivalry, murder, chases and races, deadly, heroes, outlaw, church, man with no name ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Hired Hand (1971)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Harry Collings returns home to his farm after drifting with his friend, Arch. His wife, who had given up on him, reluctantly allows him to stay, and soon believes that all will be well again. But then Harry has to make a difficult decision regarding ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, gloomy
Plot: old west, drifter, murder, lone wolves, starting over, redemption, haunted by the past, love and romance, family relations, vengeance, lovers reunited, family life ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
 6.0
 687
The Revengers (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The life of peaceful rancher John Benedict is torn apart when his family is massacred by a gang of marauding outlaws and his farm is destroyed. He assembles a team of mean, lawless convicts to act as his posse as he pursues the gang responsible for ...
Plot: murder, prison, revenge, death, pursuit, nurse, massacre, native american, american indian, death of wife, cavalry, convict ...
Place: mexico, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
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Blood River (1991)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jimmy Pearls, a directionless young drifter, kills Henry Logan's son and two other men after he found out that they murdered Jimmy's parents for their land. Trying to get away from Logan's vengeance, he goes to ground in the mountains ...
Plot: cowboys and outlaws, repeating rifle, winchester rifle, river, bow and arrow, cowboy boots, revolver, gunfight, cowboy, standoff, texas ranger, church ...
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 8.2
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Unforgiven (1992)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: William Munny is a retired, once-ruthless killer turned gentle widower and hog farmer. To help support his two motherless children, he accepts one last bounty-hunter mission to find the men who brutalized a prostitute. Joined by his former partner ...
Style: bleak, realistic, tense, serious, suspenseful ...
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Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, kansas, usa
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The Legend of Walks Far Woman (1982)
Genre: Western, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Walks Far Woman is a squaw of the Blackfoot tribe. She takes revenge on two men who killed her husband and then she is ostracized by her tribe. She then is adopted by the Sioux, the tribe of her mother, and there she tries to start a new life.
Plot: survival, murder, revenge, horse, gambling, american flag, culture clash, tribe, wild horse, bareback riding, indian tribe, native ...
Time: 1870s
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp is approached by a journalist for an interview about how he became a famous sheriff. Earp told the story of how he was a fearless U.S. Marshall. If 27-year old Wyatt Earp comes out that his first girlfriend Dora Hand was murdered. ...
Style: rough, twists and turns, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, track down, vigilantism, chases and races, crimes, partners, rivalry, partners against crime, vengeance, renegades, pistol, violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Mackintosh and T.J. (1975)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Roy is a ranch hand and a drifter. He takes a young man into his care and helps him to grow up.
Plot: matador, modern western, rabies, windmill, juvenile delinquent, mild violence, spurs, justice, horse, cowboy hat, violence, murder ...
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45%
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The Reward (1965)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A crash-landed crop-duster (Max von Sydow) betrays a fugitive (Efrem Zimbalist Jr.) and his girlfriend (Yvette Mimieux) to Mexican bounty hunters.
Plot: posse, reward, pilot, modern western, horse, chase, neo noir, mexican, husband wife relationship, desert, bounty hunter
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.1
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The Trackers (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A rancher comes home and finds that his son has been murdered and his daughter kidnapped by a bandit gang. He hires a professional tracker with a reputation for finding his quarry to help him find the gang and rescue his daughter.
Style: semi serious, tense, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, rescue, vengeance, rancher, missing person, murder, crimes, deadly, rivalry, dealing with death, investigation, death in the family ...
Time: 70s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Based on true events that happened in Banning,California, Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here, tells the story of one of the last Western manhunts, in 1909. Willie Boy, a Native American, kills his girlfriend's father in self defense, and the two go ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, thought provoking, disturbing ...
Plot: on the run, manhunt, native american, posse, racism, murder, americana, fugitives, immigrants, chase, legal action, interracial relations ...
Time: 1900s
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Jack Bull (1999)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Jack Bull tells the story of Myrl Redding, a Wyoming horse trader who clashes with Henry Ballard, a fellow rancher, after Ballard abuses two of Myrl's horses and their Crow Indian caretaker, Billy. When Judge Wilkins throws out Myrl's ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, bleak, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: justice, good versus evil, fugitives, lone wolves, vengeance, vigilantism, violence spree, price of justice, false accusation, murder, social decay, injustice ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Last Cowboy (2003)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: John William 'Will' Cooper is a modern-day rancher, maintaining his ranch in hard times along with his friend and foreman Amos Russell. When Will's estranged daughter Jake returns to the ranch for her grandfather's funeral, ...
Style: touching, serious, realistic, sincere
Plot: family relations, parents and children, farm, homecoming, estrangement, family life, father, saddle, rancher, cowboy, cowboy boots, ranch ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Singer Not the Song (1961)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: A Roman Catholic priest defies a Mexican bandit whose gang kills villagers in alphabetical order.
Style: offbeat, serious, rough, realistic, captivating
Plot: catholic priest, catholic church, outlaw, belief, atheist, love triangle, clergy, village life, old west, religions or cults, danger, village ...
Time: 19th century, 1950s
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
The Legend of Lylah Clare (1968)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: A dictatorial film director (Finch) hires an unknown actress (Novak) to play the lead role in a planned movie biography of a late, great Hollywood star.
Plot: hollywood, movie star, actress, psychological thriller, vertigo, possession, falling from height, actress playing multiple roles, drugs, obsession, makeover, director ...
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The Spikes Gang (1974)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After escaping home, three young friends form a dynamic alliance of untamed youth. They meet an old man named Spikes with the experience only a master gunfighter can offer. The gang of men go on a crime spree and are converted to outlaws with a ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: theft, runaway, gunshot wound, gang, farm, chases and races, crimes, criminal heroes, betrayal, vengeance, innocence lost, friendship ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Missouri Breaks (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Tom Logan is a horse thief. Rancher David Braxton has horses, and a daughter, worth stealing. But Braxton has just hired Lee Clayton, an infamous "regulator", to hunt down the horse thieves; one at a time.
Style: rough, serious, tense, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: train robbery, vigilantism, bounty hunter, psychopath, hanging, criminal heroes, good versus evil, adventure, hitman, fugitives, vengeance, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: canada, montana, missouri, usa, wyoming ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Valentine Casey is a Marshal in the desolate Tucson territory of the early 1900's. On Christmas Eve, his outlaw family pays him a disturbing visit. He must confront the sins of his past. He and his partner, U.S. Christmas, journey through the ...
Style: serious, rough, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: outlaw, desert, criminal's revenge, country, haunted by the past, marshal, criminal heroes, old west, small town, deadly, law enforcement, gang ...
Time: 1900s, 19th century, 1910s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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