Movies and TV shows like Shane

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Shane (1966)
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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, which aired on ABC, was filmed as a continuing story.
Plot: old west, criminal, family relations, gun, wrestler, ranch, human, widow, son, valley, father in law, man with no name, outlaw, shack

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Most similar movies to Shane

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films and TV series with plots about old west, horse, gun, cowboy, gunfight, saloon and apache mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres. Some movies like Shane: Lancer (1968), The High Chaparral (1967), Alias Smith and Jones (1971), Buffalo Girls (1995), Whispering Smith (1961). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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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 ...
Plot: ranch, parent child relationship, blended family, father son relationship, half brother, family relations
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
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
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
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 ⇓
78%
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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 ⇓
77%
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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: silver mine, prayer, money, silver, stabbed, blackmail, piano, train, son, idol, gunfight, gunfighter ...
Time: 19th century
Place: denver colorado, colorado, phoenix arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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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 ⇓
75%
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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 ...
Plot: cowardice, old west, ex soldier, innocence, desertion, civil war, massacre, man with no name, general, sioux indian, apache indian, apache territory ...
Time: 1880s
Place: arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 190
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 ⇓
74%
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561
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147
horse movies
2868
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778
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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 ⇓
73%
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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 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 ⇓
73%
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 ⇓
71%
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 269
Dead Man's Gun (1997)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Dead Man's Gun was a western anthology series that ran on Showtime from 1997 to 1999. The series followed the travels of a gun as it passed to a new character in each episode. The gun would change the life of whomever possessed it. Each ...
Style: anthology, serious, realistic, captivating, suspenseful ...
Plot: old west, changing lives, change of luck, down on your luck, curses spells and rituals, danger, saddle, revolver, shot to death, cowboy, cowboy boots, curse ...
Time: 90s
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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 168
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 ⇓
71%
The Gun And The Pulpit (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: In the days of the "Wild West", a gunslinger, with a price on his head, discovers the body of a traveling minister who has been killed in an ambush. Fearing those who are following him, he assumes the dead minister's identity.
Plot: gun, old west, eye patch, corruption, pursuit, held at gunpoint, sheriff, funeral, alcohol abuse, buggy, noose, corpse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
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 ⇓
69%
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 ⇓
68%
Brothers in Arms (2005)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Old West. New Soul. Big Payback.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspense, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, criminal heroes, heist, disorder, criminal's revenge, bounty hunter, deadly, on the run, dishonesty, vigilantism, tough heroes, bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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 8.2
 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 ⇓
67%
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 ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
64%
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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
⇓ similarity ⇓
63%
 6.7
 201
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 ⇓
63%
 8.6
 38K
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 ⇓
62%
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Goodnight for Justice: The Measure of a Man (2012)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 86 min.
TV show
Story: The story of John Goodnight continues.
Style: suspense, disturbing, exciting, suspenseful, tense
Plot: criminal, gang, bank robbery, justice, single mother, murder, armed robbery, legal, children, danger, escapades, crimes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
62%
The Meanest Men in the West (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Bronson and Marvin star as murderous half-brothers who are running from the law as well as each other. A climatic confrontation proves to each of them just how mean the other can be. "The Meanest Men in the West" is actually an amalgam of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense ...
Plot: old west, criminal's revenge, investigation, chases and races, criminal heroes, rivalry, heroes, deadly, on the run, bounty hunter, betrayal, crime ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
 7.7
 6K
Kung Fu (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu.
Style: gloomy, atmospheric, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, old west, on the run, heroes, shaolin monk, kung fu, monk, fish out of water, on the road, graphic violence, wisdom of life, righting the wronged ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
61%
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 ⇓
61%
 7.5
 408
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 ⇓
61%
American Bandits: Frank and Jesse James (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: After Jesse James is wounded by a bullet to the chest, Frank James splits the gang up and plans a rendezvous in four days time. With U.S.-Marshall Kane in hot pursuit, and betrayal within the outlaw band, the stage is set for a blazing and climactic ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gang, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, law enforcement, betrayal, crimes, old west, criminal, outlaw, tough guy, street shootout ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 7.7
 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: 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 ⇓
60%