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, shoot out, saloon

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and earnest films with plots about gunfight, street shootout, horse, saloon, gun, cowboy and sheriff 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: gun, blonde, passionate kiss, brunette, pistol, kiss, sheriff, cowboy, explosion, desert, revolver, gunfight ...
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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: cave, sheriff, gunfight, hanging, massacre, rifle, circumcision, western town, saloon, horse
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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, cowboy hat, jealousy, horse, father son relationship, gunfighter, saddle, sheriff, outlaw, whiskey, hiding place, posse ...
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: gang of outlaws, spurs, showdown, fast draw, saloon, cowboy hat, small western town, repeating rifle, winchester rifle, cowboy shirt, six shooter, cowboys and outlaws ...
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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: knife in back, redhead, stabbed in the back, sheriff, gunfight, saloon, gun fight, prisoner of war camp, street shootout, prisoner, card game, safe
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54%
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, gun violence, gunfight, deputy, violence, small town
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54%
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: gunfight, revolver, pistol, horse, gun, saddle, cowboy, street shootout, old west, cowboy and outlaw, cowboy boots, self justice ...
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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: sheriff, bandit, outlaw, saloon, outlaw gang, horse, interview, criminal
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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: realistic, rough, serious, captivating, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, anti heroes, violence, heroes, bounty hunter, steam train, cowboy, gunfighter, chase, gangsters, destiny, lone wolves ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
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51%
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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, street shootout, violence, gun, rifle, cowboy hat, six gun, spurs, horse, pistol, gunfight, old west ...
Place: dallas texas, texas
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50%
Durango Is Coming, Pay or Die (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Durango, a debt collector, arrives in the town of Tucson, where he is hired by a bank director called Ferguson, who refuses to pay him his fee afterwards. Durango is thrown in jail on a false accusation but manages to escape and teams up with a ...
Plot: showdown, love, violence, criminal, street shootout, killer, saloon, male female relationship, old west, cowboy boots, gunfighter, winchester rifle ...
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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: runaway, frame up, framed for murder, posse, evil landowner, on the run, horse, small town, street shootout, squad, cowboy
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49%
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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: knife, van, bounty hunter, outlaw, runaway, pistol, horse, shotgun, jail, death of wife, sheriff, gunfight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
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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: saloon, female gunfighter, cowgirl, gun violence, brunette, rifle, robbery, gun, nun, action violence, fast draw, long brown hair ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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: old west, gun, funeral, street shootout, corruption, murder, widow, cowboy, burial, gunfighter, preacher, eye patch ...
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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: brothel, abortion, prostitute, body mutilation, courtroom, horse, torture, rat, planned murder, gunfighter, assassin, mercenary ...
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45%
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: revenge, murder, blind man, cowboy hat, arizona territory, territory, cripple, boulder, wanted, blindness, reward, campfire ...
Place: arizona, new mexico
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45%
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: gunfight, grand canyon, violence, revolver, cowboy, outlaw, fistfight, desert, saddle, street shootout, criminal, bar shootout ...
Place: california
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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, sheriff, fistfight, torture, gunslinger, poker game, bartender, gunfight, revenge plot, saloon, throat slitting, rape ...
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42%
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: mortician, prostitute, rape, gang rape, sex, black man, rape and revenge, bounty hunter, racism, lesbian sex, female nudity, shot in the stomach ...
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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, horse riding, promise, gunfight, sheriff, saved from hanging, switchblade, corrupt sheriff, gun shooting, evil landowner, ex wife, cripple ...
Place: wyoming
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41%
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, small town, african american, criminal, violence, judge, street shootout, ex convict, white flag, horse, pistol ...
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41%
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: horse chase, winchester rifle, sniper, repeating rifle, cowboy shirt, revolver, u.s. marshal, sniper rifle, six shooter, henry rifle, colt .45, cowboy hat ...
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40%
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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, vengeance, explosion, sheriff, cave, fistfight, binoculars, bar shootout, gatling gun, street shootout, brother brother relationship, rape ...
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39%
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: evil man, kidnapping, murder, horse, gunfight, clan, maverick, evil landowner, roulette, gun shooting, funeral procession, glove ...
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39%
A Time For Dying (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 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: cactus, lynch mob, revolver, gunfight, sheriff, bandit, hanging, bank robbery, stagecoach, deputy sheriff, justice of the peace, horse thief ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
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38%
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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: exciting, serious, rough, realistic
Plot: heroes, vigilantism, bittersweet, small town life, dishonesty, small town, lone wolves, hopes, hostages, crimes, rivalry, bar ...
Time: 60s
Place: montana
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38%
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: sister sister relationship, horse, desert, bounty hunter, fistfight, gunfight, explosion, bartender, escape, arizona territory, arizona desert, bar shootout ...
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, villain played by lead actor, fast draw, small town, violence, murder, hiding place, criminal, street shootout, winchester rifle, six shooter ...
Place: new mexico, mexico, arizona
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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, pistol, gunfight, outlaw, revolver, cowboy, gunslinger, horse, song, western town, fast draw, saloon ...
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