Movies like The Pirates of the Mississippi

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The Pirates of the Mississippi (1963)
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The Pirates of the Mississippi (1963)
Original name: Die Flußpiraten vom Mississippi
Genre: Western
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: European produced Western based on the novel by Friedrich Gerstäcker, set in the 19th century in a town on the banks of the Mississippi River. The area is plagued by a gang of pirates under the leadership of Captain Kelly, who live on an island in the river, from where they operate raids on passing steamboats and traders rafts, robbing them of their cargo and murdering the crews. Townspeople and settlers do their best to put an end to the crimes and rid themselves of the pirates and their daring leader.
Plot: horse, pirate, old west, violence, street fight, gun, gunslinger, boat, river, gunfight, duel, showdown, pistol duel, epic battle, gunfighter, lawman, pirate ship, pistol, street shootout, winchester rifle, repeating rifle, colt .45, six gun, river battle, small western town ...
Place: mississippi, mississippi river

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and tragic ending films with plots about gunfight, pistol, gun, cowboy, street shootout, horse and revolver mostly in Western, Action and Adventure genres. Some movies like The Pirates of the Mississippi: God Is My Colt .45 (1972), Seven Dollars on the Red (1966), Three Bullets for Ringo (1966), Ballad of a Gunfighter (1964), And His Name Was Holy Ghost (1971). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
God Is My Colt .45 (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: God Is My Colt .45
Plot: gunfight, death, winchester rifle, cowboys and outlaws, gunslinger, blood, fistfight, duel, violence, cowboy hat, cowboy, pistol ...
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Seven Dollars on the Red (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A little boy is abducted by ruthless bandit gang leader El Cachal after Cachal and his men butcher the boy's family with the exception of his father. Johnny Ashley, the gunslinger father of the boy, goes searching for his son. Alas, the boy has ...
Plot: cowboys and outlaws, winchester rifle, fistfight, violence, gunfighter, colt .45, six shooter, bar shootout, old west, cowboy, small western town, street shootout ...
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Three Bullets for Ringo (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pre-American Civil War Ringo and his friends rescue a young woman from kidnappers. Ringo later marries her. With the coming of the civil War Ringo finds himself at odds with one of his friends, Frank, who has joined The South and is now in the pay ...
Plot: gunfight, american civil war, cowboy, horse, colt .45, gunfighter, rifle, pistol, violence, street shootout, outlaw, old west ...
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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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78%
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And His Name Was Holy Ghost (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: After gaining his freedom with the help of an old friend of his father, Spirito Santo/Holy Ghost recovers in an abandoned mine the gold fruit of a previous robbery and makes preparations for a new job recruiting a strange sacristan armed with a ...
Plot: sheriff, cowboy, mexican, small western town, gunfighter, violence, gunslinger, old west, winchester rifle, automatic rifle, pistol, machine gun ...
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Two Violent Men (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two violent men bent on revenge in the old west.
Plot: violence, horse, saddle, small town, pistol, lawman, two man army, cowboy, winchester rifle, gunfight, fistfight, outlaw gang ...
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Shootout in a One-Dog Town (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A small-town banker is forced to protect his town against a vicious gang of bank robbers determined to get the $200,000 stored in his bank.
Plot: six shooter, henry rifle, cowboy, colt .45, repeating rifle, revolver, fight, gun, showdown, winchester rifle, horse, old west ...
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Gunmen of Rio Grande (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp comes to a small town, Rio Bravo, to help the woman saloon owner against the town villain and to save a mine owner from robbery.
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: old west, heroes, danger, crimes, tough heroes, small town, repeating rifle, attempted murder, miner, six shooter, sawed off shotgun, small western town ...
Place: arizona
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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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Durango Is Coming, Pay or Die (1971)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 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: street shootout, six gun, gunfight, horse, money, lawman, outlaw, violence, kiss, criminal, male female relationship, gun ...
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Pray to God and Dig Your Grave (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fernando returns home from his self chosen exile in Texas to get revenge for the death of his siblings. Instead he tries to start a revolution against the despotism of the landowners, but his relationship to his old friend Cipriano, who had turned ...
Plot: winchester rifle, attack, gun, colt .45, soldier, outlaw, mexican army, criminal, combat, peasant army, battles, horse ...
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Days of Violence (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During the last months of the Civil War, Joe's brother is killed unjustly by Clifford, a captain in the Northen army. Joe decides to join a group of Southerners determined to resist till the end. Joe is considered an outlaw and a reward is ...
Plot: gunslinger, showdown, cowboys and outlaws, six gun, gang, revolver, cowboy, blonde, gunfight, outlaw, saddle, gunfighter ...
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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, winchester rifle, explosion, revolver, colt .45, mansion, mexican standoff, six shooter, sheriff, passionate kiss, desert, repeating rifle ...
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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: colt .45, winchester rifle, old west, street shootout, poetic justice, pistol, horse, six shooter, spurs, revolver, saddle, gunfight ...
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The Winchester Does Not Forgive (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Buckaroo avenges the death of his father.
Plot: violence, small western town, cowboys and outlaws, repeating rifle, bar shootout, gunfight, colt .45, gunslinger, redhead, love interest, horse, outlaw gang ...
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51%
Halleluja for Django (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After robbing $500,000, the Jarret gang hides in a small isolated western town, where they are waiting for a scout to take them through the desert to Mexico. But the unresolved conflicts between Jarret and El Santo, the brains of the bandits, who ...
Plot: street shootout, outlaw gang, darkness, western hero, jail, female bartender, gun, punched in the face, cowboy, drifter, horse, gunfighter ...
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48%
Reverend's Colt (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Reverend Miller arrives in Tucson where he wants to build a church. But on the very day of his arrival a gang carries out a raid on the bank and the people of Tucson, who are suspicious of the new reverend because he carries a gun, immediately blame ...
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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 ...
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Django, a Bullet for You (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Sam Foster, a bounty hunter, is wounded during a shootout and took refuge at the home of Jimmy and Mary, two brothers who live in a small farm. She cared for and healed him, explaining the concern he feels for his brother to the company he keeps. ...
Plot: pistol, bounty hunter, street shootout, fast draw, gun, showdown, violence, cowboy, revolver, small western town, cowboys and outlaws, old west ...
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Blood at Sundown (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 76 min.
Story: A young deserter from the army returns to the place where his father has been killed by a family of Mexican landowners. The task is not easy as he is alone in his efforts to avenge his father's death.
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Son of Zorro (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Spaghetti western styled adventure of Zorro.
Plot: fight, duel, sword fight, old west, winchester rifle, pistol, gunfighter, soldier, colt .45, violence, cowboy boots, criminal ...
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Buffalo Bill, Hero of the Far West (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Colonel William Cody, alias Buffalo Bill, intends to put an end to the dishonest relations between a gang of white swindlers and the Indian, Yellow Hand. So he goes to the chief of Yellow Hand's tribe, Wise Fox, and tries to convince him to ...
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The Return of Josey Wales (1980)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Legend has it-he lives. In this Western drama, some friends of gunfighter Josey Wales (Michael Parks, who also directed) are killed South of the border, so he heads to Mexico to confront a crooked local chief of police and get a good buddy out of ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, war veteran, war hero, six shooter, anti hero, one against many, cowboy shirt, gunfight, revolver, rifle, outlaw ...
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Rio Diablo (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kenny Roger's leaves his good-guy image behind as the rugged, gutsy Quentin Leach, a bounty hunter with a quick temper and a trigger finger to match. If you're an outlaw with a price on your head, Leach is the last man you'll want to ...
Style: tragic ending, surprise ending, buddy movie
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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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Sartana in the Valley of Death (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Smooth and lethal gunfighter Lee Calloway helps three bandit brothers escape from jail under the condition that they give him fifty percent of the stolen gold they have hidden. Of course, the treacherous sibling trio don't plan on keeping their ...
Plot: gunfighter, violence, ransom, music box, tough guy, anti hero, desert, treasure hunt, street shootout, gunfight, dynamite, pistol ...
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Los Locos (1997)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the Wild West of the 1800s, a gunman is hired to take a group of emotionally-challenged people across the desert.
Plot: old west, desert, mission, sexuality, gunfight, street shootout, violence, left for dead, bare breasts, horse, mother superior, sand ...
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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.
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Barquero (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: Jake Remy leads a gang of outlaw cutthroats making their escape toward Mexico from a successful robbery. Barring their way is a river--crossable only by means of a ferry barge. The barge operator, Travis, refuses to be bullied into providing ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, tough heroes, graphic violence, lone wolves, crimes, escapades, heroes, gang, chases and races, sheriff, river, cowboy boots ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, sonora, arizona, mexico
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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.
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