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, rough and captivating films and TV series with plots about old west, ranch, family relations, native american, rivalry, horse and apache mostly in Western, Drama and Comedy genres. Some movies like Lancer: The High Chaparral (1967), The Ranch (2016), Frontier Circus (1961), The Virginian (1962), Shane (1966). 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: realistic, captivating, sentimental, serious, saga ...
Plot: old west, apache indian, apache territory, ranch, family life, family business, siblings relations, crumbling marriage, family relations, starting over, hopes, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, usa, mexico
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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, humorous, light, entertaining
Plot: ranch, parent child relationship, brother brother relationship, female bartender, family relations, family, friendship, sarcasm, love affair, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, love ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
94%
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, travel, wagon train, train, hunter, frontier
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
93%
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: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: ranch, tough heroes, farm, friends, ego clash, rivalry, heroes, lone wolves, americana, old west, against the odds, television ...
Time: 19th century, 60s, 70s, 1880s, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
92%
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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: criminal, wrestler, family relations, human, son, widow, ranch, man with no name, old west, father in law, valley, gun ...
⇓ 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, tense, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: ranch, family business, cowboy, family relations, rivalry, death, society, old west, crimes, dishonesty, tough guy, violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
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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: ranch, old west, retirement, apache territory, apache, apache indian, poker, gambler, convention, saloon
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
74%
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: american civil war, native american, 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: realistic, semi serious, humorous
Plot: old west, criminal, disorder, wanted, friends, pardon, escapades, crimes, partners, hidden identity, buddies, going straight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
69%
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: serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: escapades, love and romance, society, couples, small town, old west, americana, obsession, small town life, couple relations, newlyweds, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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, suspenseful, sentimental ...
Plot: female gunfighter, old west, adoption, friendship, hopes, family relations, injustice, parents and children, life is a bitch, rising to stardom, love and romance, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, south dakota, europe, london, britain
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: rancher, contest, bounty hunter, death of son, saving a life, adopted son, fistfight, branding, legend, gunslinger, cemetery, ranch ...
Place: mexico, colorado, arizona, washington d.c.
⇓ 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: old west, u.s. marshal, conspiracy, corporate crime, hotel, rivalry, rebellion, forgery, obsession, righting the wronged, dishonesty, fighting the system ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: oklahoma, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
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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: tense, serious, realistic, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: ranch, sheriff, gunslinger, old west, strong female presence, against the odds, woman in danger, injustice, partners, crimes, master villain, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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: atmospheric, realistic, serious
Plot: bounty hunter, social relations, adventure, adventurer, crimes, rivalry, hotel, small town, small town life, couple relations, brothel, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: texas
⇓ 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: civil war, mountain, massacre, native american, brother, scout, van, bar fight, family relations, frontier
Time: 1860s
⇓ 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: wagon train, old west, journey, patriarch, against the odds, con artists, family relations, farm, wilderness, illegitimate child, interracial marriage, american indian ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: wyoming, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 7.6
 2K
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: saga, suspenseful, epic, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: card playing, cave, family feud, fight for supremacy, good versus evil, escapades, adventure, partners, rivalry, lone wolves, criminal heroes, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: tennessee, santa fe new mexico
⇓ 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, family relations, parents and children, single parent, siblings relations, americana, farm, father son relationship, widower, tough heroes, ranch, half brother half brother relationship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nevada, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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: western hero, money, veteran, civil war veteran, legend, club, battlefield, ambush, native american, fort, indian war, knife fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
56%
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McLintock! (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: George Washington McLintock, 'GW' to friends and foes alike, is a cattle baron and the richest man in the territory. He anxiously awaits the return of his daughter Becky who has been away at school for the last two years. He's also ...
Style: humorous, light, funny, exciting, captivating ...
Audience: date night
Plot: farce, ranch, romance, husband wife relationship, greed, rivalry, mogul, father daughter relationship, rancher, vengeance, cowboy, unsupportive spouse ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century, 1930s, 60s
Place: alaska, oklahoma, ireland, arizona, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: southern belle, police, shop owner, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, small town, marshal
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
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: serious, realistic, exciting, touching, sincere ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, apache, american history, social problems, firing squad, texas ranger, survival, expedition, mountain, graphic violence, buddies, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, mexico, new mexico, usa, latin america ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: con artists, weapons, battles, escapades, blinded, mogul, murder, piano, widow, threat, death, wind ...
Time: 19th century
Place: denver colorado, phoenix arizona, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: slavery, civil war, apache indian, indian burial ground, apache territory, arizona desert, squad, human, proposal, confederacy, highwayman, protection ...
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, phoenix arizona, texas, new mexico ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
The Big Valley (1965)
Genre: Drama, 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, retro
Plot: parents, estrangement, righting the wronged, family relations, social relations, injustice, society, family in crisis, cult, family life, siblings relations, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
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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: serious, captivating, realistic, rough
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, track down, heroes, crimes, criminal heroes, law enforcement, gunslinger, tough law enforcer, billy the kid, apache territory, apache indian ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
Son of a Gunfighter (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young man stalks his mother's killers.
Plot: cowboy, bondage, parent child relationship, prison escape, border, mexican american border, father son relationship, strangulation, bullet wound, stagecoach, territory, street shootout
Place: sonora, mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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: saga, captivating, serious, realistic, atmospheric ...
Plot: social relations, family relations, farm, underdog, dishonesty, contests and competitions, blind ambition, intrigue, ambition, rivalry, parents and children, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
⇓ 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: funny, sitcom
Plot: old west, gunslinger, sheriff
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%