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Branded (1965)
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Branded (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Branded is an American Western series which aired on NBC from 1965 through 1966, sponsored by Procter & Gamble in its Sunday night 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time period, and starred Chuck Connors as Jason McCord, a United States Army Cavalry captain who had been drummed out of the service following an unjust accusation of cowardice.
Plot: cowardice, old west, ex soldier, native american, army, civil war, desert, apache, massacre, american indian, general, letter, attack, innocence, desertion, court martial, cavalry, man with no name, apache indian, sioux indian, arizona territory, apache territory
Time: 1880s
Place: mexico, arizona

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and exciting films and TV series with plots about old west, apache, apache indian, arizona territory, native american, apache territory and horse mostly in Western, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Branded: The High Chaparral (1967), The Quest (1976), Apache Blood (1975), The Outcasts (1968), Hondo (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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, sentimental, serious, realistic, saga
Plot: old west, ranch, single parent, crumbling marriage, starting over, siblings relations, family relations, farm, family business, family life, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, tucson arizona
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95%
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The Quest (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Quest is an American Western series which aired on NBC from September to December 1976. The series stars Kurt Russell and Tim Matheson. The Quest's pilot episode aired as a television film on May 13, 1976.
Plot: old west, stage, jail, hypnotism, bigotry, comanche indian, scout, army, u.s. cavalry, stagecoach robbery, deputy, security guard ...
Place: san francisco, new mexico, texas, mexico
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84%
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Apache Blood (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: After a massacre of an Indian village by the U.S army, a survivor, Yellow shirt (Ray Danton) goes after them for revenge. His journey becomes a deadly adventure. His life will be threatened by the hostility of the desert, snakes, hallucinations and ...
Plot: bear attack, on the run, old west, injury, indian war, apache, left for dead, apache indian, apache territory, arizona territory, bandana, horse ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
81%
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The Outcasts (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Outcasts is an American Western genre television series, appearing on ABC in the 1968-69 season. The series stars Don Murray and Otis Young. It is most notable for being the first television Western with an African American co-star.
Plot: outcast, horse, bank, lie, father son relationship, mother, body, friendship, fanatic, jail, train, murder ...
Place: sonora, phoenix arizona, tucson arizona, new mexico, shanghai ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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Hondo (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Hondo is a 17-episode Western television series starring Ralph Taeger that aired in the United States on ABC during the 1967 fall season. The series was produced by Batjac Productions, Inc., Fenady Associates, Inc., and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ...
Plot: government, abduction, sabotage, leader, boss, barbershop, bigotry, scheme, scout, mayor, senator, feud ...
Time: 1870s
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, mexico, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
The Devil's Backbone (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Yugoslavia, USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A young cavalry officer finds his woman tortured by the Apaches and blames the Army for not properly protecting the outpost, so becomes a deserter and an avenger, stalking and killing Indians without warning.
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: soldier, vengeance, righting the wronged, dishonesty, escapades, society, heroes, rivalry, crimes, danger, hopes, opposites attract ...
Place: europe, italy, sonora, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
Hondo and the Apaches (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Two episodes from the TV series "Hondo" edited together and released as a feature.
Plot: apache, saddle, cowboy hat, dog, horse, arizona territory, apache territory, apache indian, old west, cowboy, native american, revolver ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Bret Maverick (1981)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Bret Maverick is a 1981-82 American Western television series starring James Garner in the role that made him famous in the 1957 series Maverick: a professional poker player traveling alone year after year through the Old West from riverboat to ...
Plot: saloon, old west, ranch, apache, apache territory, retirement, poker, gambler, apache indian, arizona territory, convention
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
73%
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Gunslingers (2014)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
TV show
Story: American Heroes Channel's new series Gunslingers reveals the infamous tales of survival and courage from the Wild West. Exposing little-known facts about America’s first villains and heroes, the six-part series features the stories of Wyatt ...
Style: captivating, realistic, serious, rough
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, heroes, law enforcement, criminal heroes, crimes, track down, reenactment, chases and races, gunslinger, tough law enforcer, territory ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
Frontier Circus (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Frontier Circus is an American Western television series about a traveling circus roaming the American West in the 1880s. Filmed by Revue Productions, the program aired on the CBS from October 5, 1961, until September 6, 1962.
Plot: circus, old west, traveling circus, city, van, train, arizona territory, frontier, hunter, wagon train, travel
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
72%
A Thunder of Drums (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Captain Maddocks will never be promoted beyond Captain because of a mistake that he made in the past. Lt. McQuade is a green rookie who is now under the command of the tough Captain and he does not seem to be able to do anything right. Lt. McQuade ...
Style: romanticism
Plot: patrol, apache, rookie, cavalry, outpost, saddle, revenge, horse, jealousy, rivalry, tracking, ambush ...
Time: 1870s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 704
The Macahan's (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
TV show
Story: TV Movie sequel Zeb Macahan, a pioneering westerner, help's move his brother's family to the wild west. They run into several obstacles including the breakout of the Civil War. This sends the father back to fight in the war and leaves the ...
Plot: van, bar fight, family relations, brother, native american, mountain, civil war, frontier, scout, massacre
Time: 1860s
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
Dead Man's Walk (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 272 min.
TV show
Story: Dead man's Walk is the beginning of the Lonesome Dove Saga. Gus McCrae and Woodrow Call are just starting out in the Texas Rangers and have no idea of what they are doing for Call it's Duty above all else. For Gus it's the thrill of ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, touching ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: expedition, survival, texas ranger, firing squad, heroes, buddies, adventure, rivalry, danger, escapades, partners, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, new mexico, mexico, latin america, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
Children of the Dust (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
TV show
Story: In the Oklahoma Territory of the late 1880s, Gypsy Smith (Poitier) is a gunslinger of African American and Cherokee descent. Smith helps African American homesteaders to settle the territory under the specter of Jim Crow. Meanwhile, a young Native ...
Plot: old west, gunfighter, bounty hunter, american indian
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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Wild Times (1980)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
TV show
Story: A sharpshooting saddle tramp (Hugh Cardiff) with a price on his head falls for the daughter (Libby) of a wealthy ranch owner. He vows to win enough money in shooting contests to win her father's approval, but when he returns years later, he ...
Style: saga
Plot: death of son, rifle, adopted son, legend, bounty hunter, cemetery, contest, frontier, gunslinger, fistfight, saving a life, sniper ...
Place: washington d.c., colorado, arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
 5.2
 70
Apache Fury (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In an old fort dedicated to the service of change of chivalry, show up three hired murderers and warn Lohman, the manager, who is about to get a stagecoach traveling in the former judge who unjustly condemned to five years in prison , and of course ...
Plot: apache, stage, stagecoach, apache territory, army, station, passenger, coach, indians, judge, arizona territory, criminal ...
Place: mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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Shane (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Shane is an American Western television series aired in 1966 and based on the 1949 book of the same name by Jack Schaefer. The series was created by Herschel Daugherty and Gary Nelson, and starred David Carradine as the title character. The series, ...
Plot: father in law, shack, valley, old west, ranch, man with no name, outlaw, widow, criminal, wrestler, human, family relations ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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Apache Rifles (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A young cavalry officer is assigned the job of bringing in a band of Apaches who have been terrorizing the countryside.
Plot: miner, apache, gold, missionary, sheriff, gold mine, gunshot, cavalry, bow and arrow, arrow in back, gun shooting, racial prejudice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
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 779
Buffalo Girls (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 180 min.
TV show
Story: Wild. Untamed. Legendary. In this made-for-tv movie, Buffalo Girls celebrates the bold escapades of tough-talking Calamity Jane Canary and her illustrious cohorts. It's the waning days of the Wild West and Jane, the rough 'n' rugged ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting, sentimental, suspenseful ...
Plot: old west, adoption, friendship, female gunfighter, hopes, injustice, family relations, parents and children, adventure, couple relations, life is a bitch, love and romance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, europe, britain, london
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 6.1
 992
The Revengers (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: The life of peaceful rancher John Benedict is torn apart when his family is massacred by a gang of marauding outlaws and his farm is destroyed. He assembles a team of mean, lawless convicts to act as his posse as he pursues the gang responsible for ...
Plot: ex soldier, native american, gang, death of family, manhunt, rescue, child murder, prison, footbridge, death of wife, left for dead, hiding place ...
Place: mexico, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Broken Trail (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
TV show
Story: Broken Trail is a 2006 Western miniseries directed by Walter Hill and starring Robert Duvall and Thomas Haden Church. Written by Alan Geoffrion, who also wrote the novel, the story is about an aging cowboy and his nephew who transport 500 horses ...
Style: sincere, captivating, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: cowboy, old west, native americans, gang, brothel, prostitute, fall in love, nephew, danger, protector, escapades, rescue ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, san francisco, oregon
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
Alias Smith and Jones (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Alias Smith and Jones is an American Western series that originally aired on ABC from 1971 to 1973. It stars Pete Duel as Hannibal Heyes and Ben Murphy as Jedediah "Kid" Curry, a pair of cousin outlaws trying to reform. The governor offers ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous
Plot: old west, buddies, friends, disorder, pardon, wanted, crimes, going straight, partners, escapades, hidden identity, criminal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
59%
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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: suspenseful, rough, exciting, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: apache, rape, native american, life is a bitch, rivalry, confined, crimes, deadly, gang, kidnapping, vengeance, destiny ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Virginian (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
TV show
Story: The Virginian is an American Western television series starring James Drury and Doug McClure, which aired on NBC from 1962 to 1971 for a total of 249 episodes. It was a spin-off from a 1958 summer series called Decision. Filmed in color, The ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, americana, against the odds, friends, farm, tough heroes, rivalry, lone wolves, heroes, ego clash, ranch, tv ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1880s, 1960s, 60s ...
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Geronimo (1993)
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the greatest Native American warrior who, together with the rest of his Apache tribesmen, defied American and Mexican Armies in 1867. Finally caught and sent to a reservation camp, he eluded a military force of 5000 for 18 months before ...
Plot: apache, musket, anti heroes, war crime, sword fight, carbine, gun, repeating rifle, historical figure, u.s. cavalry, fistfight, murder ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Big Valley (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Big Valley is an American western television series which ran on ABC from September 15, 1965, to May 19, 1969. The show stars Barbara Stanwyck, as the widow of a wealthy nineteenth century California rancher. It was created by A.I. Bezzerides ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspense
Plot: siblings relations, society, family business, family life, family relations, injustice, righting the wronged, estrangement, social relations, parents and children, family in crisis, cult ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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Yuma (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A down-and-dirty town is forced to shape up when a new sheriff (Clint Walker) comes to town. However, when a scheme is launched to destroy the lawman's authority, he must discover the perpetrators and preserve his reputation.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, bar fight, marshal, americana, heroes, crimes, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, gang, good versus evil, law enforcement, lone wolves ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
Cry Blood, Apache (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: Telling the story of his early life in flashback, a former prospector (Joel McCrea, with flashback sequences featuring son Jody) explains his brutal massacre of a tribe of Indians. The only survivor (Marie Gahua) agrees to lead him to a secret gold ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, cult film
Plot: apache, heroes, good versus evil, golden years, crimes, deadly, investigation, escapades, opposites attract, rescue, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
 7.3
 357
Cimarron Strip (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
TV show
Story: Cimarron Strip is an American Western television series that aired on CBS from September 1967 to March 1968. Starring Stuart Whitman as Marshal Jim Crown, the series was produced by the creators of Gunsmoke. Reruns of the original show were aired in ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting
Plot: righting the wronged, price of justice, couple relations, lone wolves, fugitives, escapades, crimes, heroes, dishonesty, against the odds, society, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: oklahoma, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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White Apache (1987)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: This film is based on a true story of an Irish baby brought up by the Colorado Apaches. When a group of outlaws attack and destroy a wagon train, the only survivor gives birth to a baby, whom the Indian chief, White Bear brings up as his son and ...
Style: tragic ending
Plot: native american white relationships, native american, apache, adopted son, stockholm syndrome, indian tribe, bareback riding, blonde child, blonde, interracial rape, long blonde hair, blond hair ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%