Movies like Man and Boy

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Man and Boy (1971)
 5.7
 142
Man and Boy (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 19th century a man and his son settle in Arizona which used to be a frontier state and full of criminals at that time.
Plot: horse, civil war, desert, american civil war, criminal, family relations, kidnapping, farm, gunfight, father son relationship, manhunt, squad, u.s. civil war, cactus, family man, husband wife relationship, prejudice, post civil war, outlaw, walking, posse, music box, union soldier, civil war veteran, shoot out ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona

Most similar movies to Man and Boy

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and tense films with plots about horse, gunfight, family relations, old west, heroes, civil war and rivalry mostly in Drama, Western and Adventure genres. Some movies like Man and Boy: Wyatt Earp (1994), South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000), Stranger on the Run (1967), Conagher (1991), Macho Callahan (1970). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 6.7
 45K
Wyatt Earp (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 191 min.
Story: Covering the life and times of one of the West's most iconic heroes Wyatt Earp weaves an intricate tale of Earp and his friends and family. With a star studded cast, sweeping cinematography and authentic costumes Wyatt Earp led the way during ...
Style: epic, realistic, serious, captivating, rough ...
Plot: family relations, heroes, gunslinger, gambling, vengeance, gang, gangsters, friendship, rivalry, lone wolves, danger, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1800s, 1880s, 1870s
Place: arizona, arkansas, alaska, wyoming, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 131 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, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: desert, criminal, outlaw, old west, haunted by the past, gang, crimes, deadly, criminal heroes, law enforcement, family relations, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1910s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
87%
Stranger on the Run (1967)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A drifter finds himself wrongly accused of murder by a power-crazed sheriff. The sheriff gives him a horse, some supplies, and a one-hour head start into the desert, then he will send his murderous posse after him.
Plot: squad, horse, sheriff, posse, desert, badge, manhunt, settler, alcoholic, gunfighter, whiskey, alcohol ...
Time: 1800s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
 7.3
 2K
Conagher (1991)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Mrs. Evie Teale is struggling to stay alive while raising her two children alone on a remote homestead. Conn Conagher is a honest, hardworking cowboy. Their lives are intertwined as they fight the elements, indians, outlaws, and loneliness.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, serious, realistic
Plot: cowboy, farm, danger, single parent, heroes, crimes, family relations, tough heroes, couples, kidnapping, cons and scams, romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 5.3
 266
Macho Callahan (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A man tricked into enlisting in the Confederate army is later thrown into a hellish stockade on desertion charges. He eventually breaks out of the prison camp, reunites with his old partner and sets out to kill the man who was responsible for his ...
Plot: criminal, gunfighter, rape, outlaw, gunfight, female nudity, bar shootout, street shootout, revenge, runaway, u.s. civil war, desertion ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: texas, new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
 6.2
 490
Ring of Fire (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Frank Gorshin and his girlfriend, Joyce Taylor, are on the run from the law when apprehended and arrested by the Sherriff..
Plot: kidnapping, escape, manhunt, hostage situation, forest fire, small town, catastrophe, forest, train crash, police, hostage, train explosion ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
 5.7
 392
Winterhawk (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smallpox plagues Chief Winterhawk's tribe. He seeks cure from the white men, who in turn, in fear of getting the smallpox, kill two of his companions. Winterhawk comes back to kidnap a girl and her brother from the white men's settlement, ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, confined, escapades, society, crimes, rivalry, adventure, heroes, hostages, graphic violence, betrayal, danger ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 4.9
 189
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, squad, air disaster, neo noir, husband wife relationship, desert, chase, chihuahua, bounty hunter, mexican, horse ...
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 42K
True Grit (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The murder of her father sends a teenage tomboy, Mattie Ross (Kim Darby), on a mission of "justice", which involves avenging her father's death. She recruits a tough old marshal, "Rooster" Cogburn (John Wayne), because he ...
Style: stylized, exciting, harsh, suspense, serious ...
Plot: cowboy, manhunt, bounty hunter, adventure, murder, hanging, vengeance, odd couple, partners, wanted, track down, ambition ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 70s, 1930s
Place: texas, oklahoma, usa, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.7
 286K
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: tense, psychological, exciting, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, old west, heroic mission, gang, heroes, dishonesty, rivalry, race against time, righting the wronged, sheriff, chases and races, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona, sonora, tucson arizona ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
The Retrieval (2013)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: On the outskirts of the Civil War, a boy is sent north by a bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.
Style: tense, captivating, serious, suspense, gloomy ...
Plot: american civil war, moral dilemma, danger, bounty hunter, slavery, civil war, foe turned friend, survival, racism, track down, escapades, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
The Savage Guns (1962)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 83 min.
Story: This Western is set in the Mexican valley of Sonora not that far south of the state of Arizona. It's just after the American Civil War, and a former Confederate officer, Mike Summers (Don Taylor) has taken refuge in a small town in the valley. ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, criminal, maverick, small town, vigilantism, american civil war, old west, small town life, heroes, romance, lone wolves, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: mexico, arizona, latin america, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Dances with Wolves (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide – and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, sincere, exciting ...
Plot: native american, culture clash, self discovery, tribe, american civil war, friendship, courage, warrior, officer, redemption, civil war, lifestyle change ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1840s, 70s
Place: kansas, tennessee, usa, south dakota, nebraska
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Leather and Iron (2002)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: John Telliman, a rich lawyer who rides bikes on the weekends, falls into some trouble with a gang of outlaw bikers and gets a case in his possession that will only bring him misery. So...what's in the case, and why do they want it?
Style: rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, desert, biker, parents and children, corporate crimes, crimes, race against time, gangsters, gang, rivalry, chase, crime ...
Time: contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
 7.0
 970
Windwalker (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: An ancient Indian warrior who has reached the end of his life is brought back from his 'death' to save his family from a raiding party of enemy Indians in this unique story of 'Indians without a single cowboy.
Style: sincere, serious, realistic
Plot: wolf, mountain, missing son, wind, snow, kidnapping, death, indigenous people, twins, americana, culture clash, elderly ...
Time: 18th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Last Stand at Saber River (1997)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: As America recovers from the Civil War, one man tries to put the pieces of his life back together but finds himself fighting a new battle on the frontier. Cable is an embittered Confederate soldier who returns from the war to reclaim his Arizona ...
Style: bleak, realistic, serious
Plot: american civil war, battles, confederate soldier, territory, introspection, vengeance, adventure, military, hopes, soldier, rivalry, politics ...
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Dead Man's Burden (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A western set on the New Mexico frontier a few years after the Civil War and centered on a struggling young family and the mining company who wants to buy their land.
Style: tense, stylized, realistic, serious, emotional
Plot: farm, family problems, old west, family life, family relations, rivalry, siblings relations, long range rifle, mining, mine, civil war, brother
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The High Chaparral is an American Western-themed television series starring Leif Erickson and Cameron Mitchell which aired on NBC from 1967 to 1971. The series, made by Xanadu Productions in association with NBC Productions, was created by David ...
Style: captivating, realistic, sentimental, serious, saga
Plot: old west, ranch, family business, parents and children, farm, single parent, siblings relations, family life, hopes, family relations, starting over, crumbling marriage ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
The Wild Country (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uprooted from their comfortable home in Pennsylvania, James and Kate Tanner, along with their sons, Virgil and Andy, journey to the wild country of 1890s Wyoming to become farmers. Soon, they come face-to-face with tornadoes, bears and wolves. But ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, farm, farming, post civil war, tornado, escapades, heroes, adventure, starting over, siblings relations, wilderness, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, philadelphia, pennsylvania, pittsburgh
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 7.2
 38K
The Outlaws (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and a murderous posse. It's up to the sharp-shooting ...
Style: feel good, exciting, realistic, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, good versus evil, small town, group of criminals, friendship, old west, kidnapping, heroes, western town, saloon, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico, arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 7.0
 4K
Bad Company (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Jeff Bridges stars as young con man named Jake Rumsey in this highly original Western. After Drew Dixon (Barry Brown), an upright young man, is sent west by his religious family to avoid being drafted into the Civil War, he drifts across the land ...
Style: bleak, atmospheric, realistic, rough, witty ...
Plot: betrayal, marshal, loyalty, deserter, american civil war, runaway, gang, crimes, society, dishonesty, partners, on the road ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, tokyo, texas, ireland
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
Rooster Cogburn (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: After a band of drunken thugs overruns a small Indian Nation town, killing Minister Goodnight and raping the women folk, Eula Goodnight enlists the aid of Marshal Cogburn to hunt them down and bring her father's killers to justice.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, sincere ...
Audience: girls' night
Plot: battle of the sexes, grudge, murder, battles, gunslinger, battle, rape, gang, mountain, on the road, track down, verbal byplay ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 70s
Place: usa, oregon, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.2
 937
Savage Sam (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Travis, Arliss, and Lisbeth are captured by Apaches while Old Yeller's son, Sam, tracks their trail.
Style: realistic, semi serious, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: native american white relationships, kidnapping, wilderness, danger, adventure, family, daring rescue, confined, friends, animal life, reincarnation, treasure hunt ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: arizona, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Movie in collections
 7.4
 13K
The Cowboys (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: When his cattlemen abandon him for the gold fields, rancher Wil Andersen is forced to take on a collection of young boys as his cowboys in order to get his herd to market in time to avoid financial disaster. The boys learn to do a man's job ...
Style: serious, captivating, harsh, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: kids, teens
Plot: desert, vengeance, cattle drive, cattle, rancher, on the road, buddies, crimes, gold, gunfight, teenage boy, murder ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 80s
Place: california, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.5
 12K
Meek's Cutoff (2010)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. When their guide leads them astray, the expedition is forced to contend with the unforgiving conditions of the high plain desert.
Style: serious, atmospheric, realistic, stylized, thought provoking ...
Plot: settler, family relations, survival, native americans, desert, native american, old west, isolation, escapades, danger, husband wife relationship, thirst ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: oregon, usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, realistic, gloomy, atmospheric
Plot: murder, old west, showdown, drifter, vengeance, family life, love and romance, starting over, lone wolves, family relations, haunted by the past, lovers reunited ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 7.1
 5K
Keoma (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Half-breed Keoma returns to his border hometown after service in the Civil War and finds it under the control of Caldwell, an ex-Confederate raider, and his vicious gang of thugs. To make matters worse, Keoma's three half-brothers have joined ...
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, atmospheric, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: graphic violence, righting the wronged, family relations, rivalry, dishonesty, gang, escapades, lone wolves, crimes, heroes, siblings relations, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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: tense, serious, suspenseful, bleak, realistic
Plot: american civil war, soldier, home invasion, rape, survival, danger, family relations, strong female character, self defense, sister sister relationship, slave, farmhouse ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, year 1865
Place: usa, atlanta, atlanta georgia, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
 6.4
 920
Zandy's Bride (1974)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Zandy Allan purchases a mail-order bride, Hannah Lund. He treats her as a possession, without respect or humanity, until their shared ordeal as they struggle to survive develops in him a growing love.
Style: touching, sincere, atmospheric, realistic, serious ...
Plot: mail order bride, family relations, farm, couples, survival, romance, opposites attract, society, love and romance, bear, rape, wrestling ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.1
 576
Point of Honor (2015)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 56 min.
Story: At the start of the Civil War, a prominent Virginia family makes the controversial decision to defend the South while freeing all of their slaves, pitting the family against one another and testing their strength, courage and love.
Style: serious, captivating, tense, stylized, realistic
Plot: american civil war, military, family problems, parents and children, soldier, family relations, siblings relations, civil war
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%