Movies and TV shows like Lancer

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Lancer (1968)
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Lancer (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Lancer is an American Western series that aired on CBS from September 1968, to May 1970. The series stars Andrew Duggan, James Stacy, and Wayne Maunder as a father with two half-brother sons, an arrangement similar to the more successful Bonanza on NBC.
Plot: ranch, parent child relationship, blended family, family relations, father son relationship, half brother
Time: 19th century

Most similar movies to Lancer

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, captivating and rough films and TV series with plots about old west, ranch, family relations, native american, rivalry, escapades and horse mostly in Western, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Lancer: The High Chaparral (1967), The Ranch (2016), The Virginian (1962), Shane (1966), Yellowstone (2018). 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 Ranch (2016)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Being a pro athlete didn't pan out for Colt. Now he's helping his dad and brother keep the ranch afloat, and figuring out how he fits into the family.
Style: sitcom, light, humorous, entertaining, situational comedy
Plot: ranch, parent child relationship, brother brother relationship, bar, family, family relations, friendship, female bartender, sarcasm, love affair, male protagonist, rancher ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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 ⇓
93%
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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 ⇓
90%
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Yellowstone (2018)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the violent world of the Dutton family, who controls the largest contiguous ranch in the United States. Led by their patriarch John Dutton, the family defends their property against constant attack by land developers, an Indian reservation, ...
Style: scenic, sad, suspense, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: ranch, family business, death, family relations, dishonesty, society, crimes, rivalry, cowboy, tough guy, power struggle, dishonor among criminals ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
85%
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 ⇓
80%
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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 ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
73%
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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 ⇓
69%
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 ⇓
66%
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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 ⇓
66%
Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Set in the small western town of Curtis Wells, Lonesome Dove: The Series follows first the romance and later the marriage of Newt Call and Hannah Peale, and the obsession that Clay Mosby, who owns most of the town, has with young Hannah, who looks ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: old west, obsession, love and romance, society, escapades, americana, small town, couple relations, small town life, couples, newlyweds, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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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%
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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 ⇓
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Trigger Fast (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A feisty woman struggles to keep her ranch from being stolen by a greedy and unscrupulous land-baron named Malick. A trio of young men comes to her aid Dusty Fog, the "Kid," and Miguel. They are later joined by a fourth man named Mark, who ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, ranch, sheriff, gunslinger, heroes, master villain, escapades, strong female presence, rivalry, anti heroes, anti hero, injustice ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Legend of Custer (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer has been reinstated and assigned to command the 7th Cavalry Regiment at Fort Hays. The regiment has become a ragtag outfit of thieves and ruffians and Custer must whip the soldiers into shape to fight, the Kiowa, ...
Plot: escape, spear throwing, war hero, legendary hero, rescue, sword fight, uncle niece relationship, indian chief, knife, cash, gunrunner, captain ...
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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 ⇓
58%
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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 ⇓
58%
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Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: "Lonesome Dove: The Outlaw Years" begins two years after the end of "Lonesome Dove". After two years spent bounty hunting, womanizing, and drinking away the painful memories of his late wife, Hannah, Newt Call returns to town to ...
Style: serious, realistic, atmospheric
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, social relations, couple relations, hotel, small town, small town life, rivalry, adventure, crimes, adventurer, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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The Chisholms (1979)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Chisholms is a CBS western miniseries starring Robert Preston, which aired from March 29, 1979, to April 19, 1979; and continued as a television series from January 19, 1980, to March 15, 1980. The 1979 miniseries showed the family moving from ...
Plot: old west, dysfunctional family, illegitimate child, farm, con artists, family relations, journey, gambler, american indian, frontier, patriarch, against the odds ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: virginia, wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
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The Sacketts (1979)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
TV show
Story: Two part TV adaptation of Louis L'Amour's third novel in the Sackett series. The story follows the three Sackett brothers out west from their Tennessee home. Along the way the oldest, Tell, prospects for gold, while the two younger Orin ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, epic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cave, american civil war, siblings relations, vigilantism, old west, homecoming, partners, family feud, fight for supremacy, cards, good versus evil, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: tennessee, santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
Best of the West (1981)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Best of the West is an American sitcom that aired on ABC from September 1981 through August 1982.
Style: sitcom
Plot: shop owner, southern belle, police, husband wife relationship, marshal, father son relationship, small town
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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Ponderosa (2001)
Genre: Western, Drama, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Ponderosa is a television series developed by Bonanza creator David Dortort for PAX-TV that ran for the 2001–2002 television season. Envisioned as a prequel to the long-running NBC series Bonanza, it had less gunfire, brawling and other ...
Style: serious, realistic
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, parents and children, family, siblings relations, americana, single parent, farm, father son relationship, widower, tough heroes, brother brother relationship, half brother half brother relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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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 ⇓
53%
Whispering Smith (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Whispering Smith is an American Western series that aired on NBC. Based on a 1948 movie, the series stars Audie Murphy as Tom "Whispering" Smith, a police detective in Denver, Colorado. Filming of the series began in 1959, but the program ...
Plot: silver mine, prayer, money, silver, stabbed, blackmail, piano, train, son, idol, gunfight, gunfighter ...
Time: 19th century
Place: denver colorado, colorado, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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 ⇓
53%
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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 ⇓
52%
Snowy River: The McGregor Saga (1994)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Man from Snowy River is an Australian television series based on Banjo Paterson's poem "The Man from Snowy River". Released in Australia as Banjo Paterson's The Man from Snowy River, the series was subsequently released in ...
Style: sincere, atmospheric, emotional, saga, captivating ...
Plot: small town, blind ambition, ambition, contests and competitions, intrigue, dishonesty, underdog, chases and races, rivalry, mountain, parents and children, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
Son of a Gunfighter (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man stalks his mother's killers.
Plot: bullet wound, bondage, parent child relationship, stagecoach, strangulation, arizona territory, mexican american border, border, prison escape, territory, street shootout, father son relationship
Place: arizona, mexico, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Pistols 'n' Petticoats (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Pistols 'n' Petticoats is an American Western sitcom that ran on CBS during the 1966-1967 television season. It was produced by Kayro/Universal Television for CBS Productions and ran from September 17, 1966 to March 11, 1967. The series ...
Style: sitcom
Plot: old west, gunslinger, sheriff
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%