Movies like Desperado 1987

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Desperado (1987)
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Desperado (1987)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Duell McCall finds himself in the middle of a deadly feud in a small mining town. Framed for the murder of Sheriff John Whaley, McCall is forced to wander the wild frontier in search of the one man who can clear him.
Plot: horse, prostitute, farmer, land grab, corruption, gunfight, sheriff, vigilante, marshal, lynching, cattle, street shootout, saddle, saloon, shoot out

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Most similar movies to Desperado

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out rough, serious, realistic and earnest films with plots about gunfight, street shootout, horse, saloon, cowboy, gun and pistol mostly in Western and Drama genres. Some movies like Desperado: The Rogues of Flat Oak (2018), The Gun Hawk (1963), Dead Man's Revenge (1994), Colt in the Hand of the Devil (1973), Border Shootout (1990). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
Desperado: Avalanche at Devil's Ridge (1988)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Duell McCall is an outlaw on the run for a crime he didn't commit. Captured by the law and coerced into helping rescue the daughter of the evil local land baron, he finds himself drawn into an ever-deepening web of lies that threatens to cost ...
Plot: dynamite, long brown hair, female gunfighter, revolver, passionate kiss, street shootout, pistol, sheriff, colt .45, horse, ambush, six shooter ...
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The Rogues of Flat Oak (2018)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Upon their arrival in Flat Oak for a semi-centennial celebration, renowned shootist Mance Dixon and his friend Clabe run into a surviving victim of a vicious vigilante group known as The Tramplers. Offering her protection once in town, matters ...
Plot: hanging, rifle, massacre, cave, circumcision, sheriff, horse, gunfight, western town, saloon
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The Gun Hawk (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Gunslinger Rory Calhoun dispenses his own brand of justice in this action-packed Western adventure costarring Rod Cameron and Ruta Lee. It's been three years since gunfighter Blaine Madden (Calhoun) visited his hometown. So when he warns the ...
Plot: gunslinger, murder, gunfighter, cowboy hat, jealousy, horse, envy, street shootout, frontier justice, outlaw, saddle, hiding place ...
Time: 1800s
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Dead Man's Revenge (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bitter and vengeful fugitive Luck Hatcher, dignified former slave turned bounty hunter Jessup Bush, and wily deputy U.S. Marshal Bodine all converge in a small town so they can hatch an intricate con in order to bring greedy and ruthless railroad ...
Plot: revolver, horse, desert, sand, street shootout, small western town, pistol, outlaw, cowboy, revenge, bartender, gunfight ...
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Colt in the Hand of the Devil (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: As a favour for the late Jeremy Scott, who had saved his life while in prison, Roy Koster comes to Silvertown, where he clears the name of the wrongly accused man.
Plot: sheriff, safe, gun fight, prisoner, knife in back, street shootout, redhead, card game, gunfight, stabbed in the back, saloon, prisoner of war camp
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55%
Border Shootout (1990)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Young rancher Kirby Frye is appointed deputy in a small town tyrannized by ruthless Phil Sundeen, the son of one of the founders of the town.
Plot: saloon, small town, gunfight, gun violence, deputy, violence
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Lone Justice 2 (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a six-year absence, Ned Blessing (Brad Johnson) returns to his hometown with his sidekick, Crecencio (Luis Avalos). There he finds a lawless hell-hole governed only by six-shooters and fists. No one in town is willing to stand up to the ...
Plot: cowboy shirt, cowboy boots, cowboy hat, cowboy, revolver, six shooter, self justice, gunfight, poetic justice, winchester rifle, repeating rifle, street shootout ...
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53%
Jesse James: Lawman (2015)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: When a small town is overrun by the gang of outlaws. The Mayor finds that they are under the thumb of the gang's leader, villainous Hoyt Killian. The town's sheriff takes it upon himself to hire famed outlaw Jesse James to infiltrate the ...
Plot: saloon, bandit, criminal, interview, outlaw, outlaw gang, horse, sheriff
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Joe Kidd (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A band of Mexicans find their U. S. land claims denied and all the records destroyed in a courthouse fire. Their leader, Louis Chama, encourages them to use force to regain their land. A wealthy landowner wanting the same decides to hire a gang of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, anti heroes, violence, heroes, bounty hunter, steam train, cowboy, gunfighter, chase, gangsters, destiny, hostage ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
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Dallas (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Dallas tries to regain his father's farm which he lost in a card game with Kelly. But Kelly is now dead and his daughter, Glenda, doesn't know how to play poker. There are also rumors of a hidden treasure.
Plot: poker, cowboy hat, pistol, saddle, spurs, street shootout, rifle, six gun, cowboy boots, cowboy, gunfight, gun ...
Place: texas, dallas texas
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The Return of Desperado (1988)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Duell McCall is in New Mexico running afoul of local land baron. McCall pauses long enough in his escape flight to come to the aid of black homesteader who is being victimized by the diabolical Foxworth.
Plot: frame up, runaway, squad, framed for murder, street shootout, on the run, posse, evil landowner, cowboy, small town, horse
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The Bounty Man (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: Two rival bounty hunters are after the same killer, but find they have to join together to fight off his gang.
Plot: death of wife, sheriff, falling off horse, jail, ambush, campfire, one armed man, whiskey, runaway, department store, dining hall, criminal ...
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Gang of Roses 2: Next Generation (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Cassie, the last remaining member of the original Gang of Roses, is sitting in a small Mexican jail holding the written code to a US military safe. It s here that she meets Collette (Eurika Pratts), a young gambler looking for her next con. Kate ...
Plot: brunette, african american, gun violence, gunfight, small western town, street shootout, long brown hair, saloon, fast draw, gun, rifle, violence ...
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The Gun And The Pulpit (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the days of the "Wild West", a gunslinger, with a price on his head, discovers the body of a traveling minister who has been killed in an ambush. Fearing those who are following him, he assumes the dead minister's identity.
Plot: gun, old west, buggy, noose, sheriff, gunfighter, eye patch, held at gunpoint, gunfight, cowboy, hanging, preacher ...
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47%
The Scarlet Worm (2011)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: An aging killer trains a young hired gun in a plot to assassinate a meek brothel owner performing barbaric abortion acts on his prostitutes.
Style: macabre
Plot: prostitute, brothel, abortion, body mutilation, rat, courtroom, torture, gunfighter, planned murder, assassin, horse, gunfight ...
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46%
An Eye for an Eye (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Western revenge drama about a bounty hunter tracking down the men who murdered his wife and son.
Plot: reward, saddle, gang, revolver, arson, desert, marshal, bounty hunter, gunfighter, campfire, territory, blind man ...
Place: arizona, new mexico
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Clint the Stranger (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In CLINT THE STRANGER (CLINT EL SOLITARIO), also widely known as CLINT THE NEVADA'S LONER, Martin plays Clint Harrison, a gunfighter who has been on the run from a vengeful family for years. He returns to his home town to discover that his wife ...
Plot: cattle, stabbed in the stomach, gun, rifle, promise, street shootout, switchblade, evil landowner, saved from hanging, corrupt sheriff, explosion, gunfight ...
Place: wyoming
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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: gunfight, horse, kidnapping, murder, rape, drinking, kidnapped woman, drinking alcohol, maverick, funeral procession, glove, clan ...
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Grand Canyon Massacre (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: (1965) James Mitchum George Ardisson, Giacomo Rossi-Stuart, Jill Powers, Eduardo Ciannelli. After a search for his father's killers, Mitchum returns home only to find himself involved in a bloody land dispute. Good western with a helluva cast. ...
Plot: grand canyon, gunfight, land dispute, violence, massacre, horse, revolver, desert, battle, battles, street shootout, fistfight ...
Place: california
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Saddle Tramp Women (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 65 min.
Story: Bounty hunters go after a gang of outlaws who raped a cattle rancher's daughter.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: rape, female nudity, shot in the stomach, gang rape, bounty hunter, sex, gunfight, rape and revenge, mortician, prostitute, saloon, black man ...
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A Time For Dying (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: Cass Bunning, a farm boy with a talent for shooting, meets up with Nellie, a naive woman from the East, who has been lured West by the promise of a waitressing job which turns out to be in a brothel.
Plot: lynch mob, cactus, drunk, stagecoach, street shootout, bandit, judge, bank robbery, mule, horse thief, rifle, revolver ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
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High Noon, Part II: The Return of Will Kane (1980)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Former Marshal Will Kane returns to Hadleyville a year after he resigned and finds the town in the grip of a tyrannical marshal who abuses his power.
Plot: crooked sheriff, army, ex convict, alibi, cowboys and outlaws, shooting a horse, violence, sheriff, poker, cowboy, african american, posse ...
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All Hell Broke Loose (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After serving his county in the Civil War as a skilled sharpshooter, Will Drayton moved West in search of employment using his shooting skills. He ends up with the wrong type of people as a deadly assassin.
Plot: sniper rifle, winchester rifle, pistol duel, henry rifle, duel, repeating rifle, u.s. marshal, six shooter, small western town, target practice, civil war veteran, cowboy hat ...
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41%
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Vengeance (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man tracks down the five outlaws who murdered his brother, all the while being shadowed by a mysterious Pinkerton detective.
Plot: stagecoach, flashback, poker game, street shootout, throat slitting, bartender, sheriff, fistfight, revenge plot, raped woman, saloon, rape ...
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Buckskin (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Montana marshal (Barry Sullivan) fights a land baron (Wendell Corey) out to parch homesteaders with a spite dam.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: prostitute, hostages, dishonesty, crimes, hopes, rivalry, heroes, hostage, bittersweet, vigilantism, small town, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
Place: montana
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Man from Nowhere (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 118 min.
Story: Bandit Gordon frees a group of prisoners, forcing them to join his gang or die. Arizona Colt, declining to do either, heads for Blackstone City where Gordon is planning a robbery. When one of Gordon's men murders saloon girl Dolores, Arizona ...
Plot: poker game, sister sister relationship, explosion, bar shootout, escape, prisoner, street shootout, bank robbery, horse, bank, bartender, desert ...
Place: arizona
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38%
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Billy the Kid (1989)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Gore Vidal's historical novel is brought to life in this television production of Turner Network Television's Billy the Kid.
Plot: billy the kid, realism, gunfight, revolver, old west, shotgun, outlaw gang, ambush, arizona territory, revisionist western, escape, violence ...
Place: santa fe new mexico, mexico, new mexico, arizona
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37%
Gunfighters of Casa Grande (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this western, a gambler wins a big Mexican ranch and decides to herd all of the cattle upon it into Texas. The crook enlists the aide of a few Mexicans, but they don't realize he plans to cheat them. En route, the cattle drivers are ambushed ...
Plot: cattle ranch, ambush, horse chase, violence, cowboy hat, shoulder holster, old west, ranch, gunfight, cowboy, rancher, cowboy boots ...
Place: arizona, mexico
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37%
Ballad of a Gunfighter (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A former Confederate robs stagecoaches to be able to give money to the local poor people. He soon runs into a gang of robbers who don't have the same good intentions he does.
Plot: gang of outlaws, old west, outlaw, song, horse, nun, cowboy, fistfight, gunfighter, violence, small town, pistol ...
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36%
His Name was King (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Benson brothers, who are smuggling guns across the Mexican border, kill King's brother and rape his wife. King must stop their illegal activities, find who is behind them and gain revenge for his family.
Plot: gunfight, sheriff, gatling gun, rape, knife in the chest, vengeance, street shootout, binoculars, brother brother relationship, u.s. cavalry, revenge, rape and revenge ...
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