Movies like Ghost Riders

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Ghost Riders (1987)
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Ghost Riders (1987)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: An outlaw gang hanged by a posse in the late 1880s comes back from the grave to terrorize the descendants of the posse's leader.
Plot: squad, posse, back from the dead, outlaw gang, bandit, cowboy, ghost, gang, criminal, curse, outlaw
Time: 1880s

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Most similar movies to Ghost Riders

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out suspenseful, serious, realistic and rough films with plots about outlaw, criminal, old west, gunfight, outlaw gang, street shootout and cowboy mostly in Western, Horror and Action genres. Some movies like Ghost Riders: Jesse James: Lawman (2015), Ghost Town (1988), The Kid (2019), The Return of Desperado (1988), Mrs. Sundance (1974). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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95%
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Ghost Town (1988)
Genre: Action, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Deputy Langley tracks a kidnapped girl to an abandoned ghost town. However, the town is not abandoned, but haunted by the spirits of an outlaw, Devlin, and his gang, who hold the equally deceased townspeople hostage until the outlaws can be killed ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, scary, rough, serious ...
Plot: ghost town, ghost, violence, curse, supernatural, danger, crimes, mystery, mysterious character, vengeance, deadly, isolation ...
Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: arizona
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89%
 5.9
 6K
The Kid (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: New Mexico Territory, 1880. Rio Cutler and his older sister Sara must abandon their home after an unfortunate event happens. In their desperate flee to Santa Fe, they cross paths with the infamous outlaw Billy the Kid and his gang, who are ...
Style: disturbing, realistic, sincere, captivating
Plot: cowboy, outlaw gang, sheriff, billy the kid, posse, squad, brother sister relationship, cowboys and outlaws, criminal, outlaw, ambush, arrest ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Mrs. Sundance (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The girlfriend of the Sundance Kid is on the run with a price on her head, when she hears rumors that the Sundance Kid may still be alive.
Plot: posse, school teacher, criminal, betrayal, false identity, squad, derringer, tombstone, theater, bounty, headstone, outlaw ...
Time: 1900s
Place: wyoming
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67%
Legend of the Phantom Rider (2002)
Genre: Action, Western, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two ancient entities reincarnated through the centuries face off time and again for an innocent soul.
Style: suspense, captivating, suspenseful, tense, psychotronic
Plot: native american, supernatural, supernatural power, outlaw gang, criminal, showdown, small town, gunfight, arizona territory, burnt face, murder of husband, disfigured face ...
Time: 1800s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Eyes of Fire (1983)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A preacher is accused of adultery and he and his followers are chased out of town and become stranded in an isolated forest which is haunted by the spirits of long dead Native Americans.
Style: serious, tense, bleak, suspenseful, emotional ...
Plot: wilderness, ghost, native american, witchcraft, folklore, pursuit, tree, forest, false accusation, in the woods, nudity (full frontal - brief), dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.9
 627
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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Dead 7 (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A ragtag group of gunslingers try to make their way in a post-apocalyptic world. The twist to this world is that it’s just not barren and dangerous, it’s also filled with flesh-eating zombies. The gunslingers will find themselves stranded in a ...
Plot: apocalypse, gang, colt, death, bank, dead, brain, undead, bandit, old west, hybrid, distopia ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Ghosts of Edendale (2003)
Genre: Horror, Western, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A young couple moves into a neighborhood obsessed with the frightening silent movie history that took place 80 years before. As the boyfriend also becomes obsessed, it becomes apparent that something more is happening.
Plot: spirit, jacuzzi, cowboy, model, screenwriter, past, hollywood, nightmare, ghost, pursuit, producer, disappearance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
 6.4
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Gunpoint (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Colorado sheriff pursues a ruthless gang of train robbers into New Mexico, where he has no official jurisdiction. Accompanying him is a motley posse, including a sharp-shooting gambler whose fiancee the gang has kidnapped.
Plot: gang of outlaws, small western town, heroes, squad, gun, cowboy hat, old west, cowboy boots, cowboy and outlaw, pistol, western town, showdown ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Grim Prairie Tales: Hit the Trail... to Terror (1990)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Two travelers meet on the open prairie, and pass their time together by trading stories with each other. Their tales become a sort of competition, each attempting to relate something which might disturb the other.
Style: anthology, twist ending, psychotronic
Plot: suitcase, throat cut, traveler, clerk, forced suicide, nudity (full frontal - brief), buried alive, prairie, throat slitting, female nudity, deathtrap, terror ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Posse (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tough marshal with political ambitions leads an elite posse to capture a notorious criminal. He succeeds, but instead of cheering him, the public turns against him.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, rough, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: squad, posse, ambition, marshal, cynicism, hostage, americana, gang, journalism, bank, politics, criminal heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Vampire Junction (2001)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: vampire, cowboy, female protagonist, sex, drunkenness, small town, blood, lesbian sex, lesbian, female nudity, western town
Place: new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Fistful of Brains (2008)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The town of Shadowhawk is overrun with the undead when it gets caught in the war between two brothers, each leading their own army of the undead. One of the brothers has sold the townsfolk his “magical elixir” promising them immortality. What he ...
Style: surprise ending
Plot: zombie, eaten alive, intestines, pantaloon, falling into water, back from the dead, falling off a cliff, wet clothes, scythe, swimming in underwear, heart ripped out, old west ...
Time: 1870s
Place: north carolina
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
The Returning (1991)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA, New Zealand
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A successful city lawyer abandons his practice and heads out to the country. There he comes upon a stately, but neglected, homestead. He moves in, and during his first night a beautiful ghostly woman makes love to him, in his sleep. Soon his ...
Style: psychotronic
Plot: curse, supernatural, death, ghost, desert, supernatural power, ritual, stone
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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 256
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.2
 410
The Tracker (1988)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: After a series of vicious crimes by a renegade group of cowboys, led by "Red Jack" Stilwell, a legendary tracker, Noble Adams is pulled out of retirement to capture Stilwell, dead or alive. Reluctantly, needing more men, he allows his son, ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, bounty hunter, lone wolves, fugitives, heroes, chases and races, gangsters, vigilantism, serial killer, golden years, criminal heroes, crimes ...
Time: 80s
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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From Dusk Till Dawn 3: The Hangman's Daughter (1999)
Genre: Horror, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Narrowly escaping death, outlaw Johnny Madrid is on the run from the hangman, with the hangman's sensuous daughter Esmeralda by his side. Along with Madrid's gang, Johnny and Esmeralda embark on an adventure filled with colorful and ...
Style: rough, tense, bleak, suspense, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vampire, survival, good versus evil, gory, fugitives, supernatural, outlaw gang, blood, street shootout, desert, brutality, old west ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: mexico, usa, texas, europe, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 5.1
 120
Gun Fight (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Action Western directed by Edward L. Cahn . After courageously protecting a pretty dance hall girl (Joan Staley) from peril, former cavalry soldier Wayne (James Brown) refuses to join his brother Brad's (Gregg Palmer) unlawful cattle rustling ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, sheriff, criminal, fugitives, lone wolves, heroes, criminal heroes, crimes, on the run, vengeance, family relations, friends ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Shadow of Chikara (1977)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Confederate veterans of the last battle of the Civil War set out to find a hidden treasure.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful ...
Plot: soldier, supernatural, battles, curses spells and rituals, americana, dishonesty, war, heroes, hotshot hero, escapades, adventure, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Where the Hell's That Gold?!!? (1988)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A pair of thieves are pursued by the U.S. Army, the Mexican federales and Apaches in this made-for-TV Western.
Style: buddy movie
Plot: gold, dynamite, gatling gun, agent, chase, railway, posse, squad, stash, mexican army, prostitute, train ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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The Animals (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A woman tracks down the three men who raped her, helped by an Apache. Traveling through the Old West to her new home, young schoolteacher Alice McAndrew is abducted by five outlaws headed by robber Pudge Elliott. The thugs rape Alice before leaving ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rape, apache, native american, hopes, crimes, chases and races, life is a bitch, confined, rivalry, gang, vengeance, kidnapping ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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The Outsider (2019)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A railroad worker unwittingly finds himself on the wrong side of a group of corrupt lawmen in the Old West. When tragedy forces him to seek justice, he soon sets out on a bloody quest for revenge to wipe out his ruthless enemies.
Style: tense, suspenseful, suspense, disturbing
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, family, crimes, organized crime, friendship, criminal, gang, outlaw, sheriff, adventure, life is a bitch, vengeance ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Django Kill... If You Live, Shoot! (1967)
Genre: Horror, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A Mexican outlaw known as "The Stranger" is part of a band of thieves that steal a cargo of gold from a stagecoach. However, the Americans in the band betray him, and shoot all the Mexicans. The Stranger is not completely dead though, and ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, tense, bleak, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, betrayal, small town, vigilantism, old west, buddies, dishonesty, deadly, small town life, folk hero, social decay, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
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44%
American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Jesse James is wounded by a bullet to the chest, Frank James splits the gang up and plans a rendezvous in four days time. With U.S.-Marshall Kane in hot pursuit, and betrayal within the outlaw band, the stage is set for a blazing and climactic ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, crimes, criminal heroes, dishonesty, law enforcement, betrayal, old west, outlaw, criminal, tough guy, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Paranormal Asylum (2013)
Genre: Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Filmmaker friends Mark and Andy investigate the legend of Typhoid Mary, a girl who was locked up in an insane asylum that was believed to be haunted. But bad things start to happen after Andy's fiancée conducts a séance to summon Mary's ...
Plot: ghost, possession, paranormal phenomena, seance, hiding place
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42%
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: ambush, cattle ranch, horse chase, gunfight, saddle, gang, cowboy, cattle, small western town, rope, old west, ranch ...
Place: mexico, arizona
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42%
Posse from Hell (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Murphy goes after bad guys who shot his friend the sheriff and abducted a local girl. In a plot reminiscent of High Noon, the posse of town blowhards gradually abandons Murphy; only tenderfoot banker Saxon remains, to prove his manhood. When they ...
Style: suspense
Plot: stolen money, bank robbery, deputy, manhunt, squad, captain, posse, showdown, visiting a grave, escaped convict, new yorker, dying words ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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The Showdown (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: No overview found.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rivalry, gang, crimes, old west, small town, cowboy, u.s. marshal, danger, murder, moving, uninhibited rivalry, lone wolves ...
Place: texas, usa
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42%