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The Cry of the Black Wolves (1972)
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The Cry of the Black Wolves (1972)
Original name: Der Schrei der schwarzen Wölfe
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Halfwit Indian Akaena promises a fictitious treasure to anyone who takes her down south where the sun always shines. Trapper Bill Robinson, an honest fur trader in Alaska, refuses to sell his dog sled to dishonest miner Mike Williams, who steals it at gunpoint. While Akaena proves unable to keep her promise, Mike is shot before he can kill her. His corps is found on Bill's sled, making him the suspect as conniving outlaw gangs arrive in town.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful
Plot: survival, adventure, mountain, heroes, bounty hunter, against the odds, on the run, manhunt, danger, chases and races, dishonesty, false accusation, escapades, wilderness, rivalry, daring rescue, dog, horse, parody, thief, child, kidnapping, miner, theft, dog sled ...

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Most similar movies to The Cry of the Black Wolves

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, exciting, serious and suspenseful films with plots about heroes, adventure, escapades, danger, rivalry, chases and races and wilderness mostly in Adventure, Western and Action genres. Some movies like The Cry of the Black Wolves: White Fang (1973), Last of the Dogmen (1995), The Call of the Wild (1972), The Valley of Death (1968), Amongst Vultures (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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White Fang (1973)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, France
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The wolf dog, White Fang, aids a reporter, a fur trapper, a nun, a young Eskimo boy and his father of ridding a gold mining town of a sleazy crime lord in 1896 Yukon, Canada.
Style: realistic, serious, captivating
Plot: small town, wounded animal, animal life, animal training, escapades, adventure, heroes, youth, friends, treasure hunt, uninhibited rivalry, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 19th century
Place: canada, usa, alaska
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Last of the Dogmen (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA, Mexico, Canada
Duration: 118 min.
Story: A Montana bounty hunter is sent into the wilderness to track three escaped prisoners. Instead he sees something that puzzles him. Later with a female Native Indian history professor, he returns to find some answers.
Style: suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, mountain, forest, native american reservation, native american tribe, danger, chases and races, fugitives, serial killer, on the run, crimes, opposites attract ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Call of the Wild (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: UK, France, West Germany, Italy, Spain
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Academy Award winner Charlton Heston plays John Thornton, a fearless man who's after more than gold; he wants to do what's right. Thornton works for the U.S. mail and is the only person daring and smart enough to figure out how to travel ...
Style: bleak, touching, realistic, semi serious
Plot: contests and competitions, heroes, adventurer, survival, forces of nature, friendship, small town, friends, wounded animal, animal life, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
The Valley of Death (1968)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Mabel Kingsley arrives at a western town to clear her missing father of the charge that he stole a shipment of government gold. A frontiersman known as "Shatterhand" agrees to guide her in a search for the gold and for major Kingsley. They ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: gang, native american, gold, lieutenant, treasure hunt, old west, false accusation, small town, small town life, heroes, vigilantism, americana ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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The Treasure of the Silver Lake (1962)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, France, Yugoslavia
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Colonel Brinkley is a criminal who has been with the map of where the treasure is the Silver Lake. Winnetou and Old Shatterhand come again towards goodness, but along the way will encounter enemy tribes they will face.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Plot: treasure hunt, treasure, danger, adventure, heroes, chases and races, escapades, old west, quicksand, siege, lake, native american ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
The Life and Times of Grizzly Adams (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After fleeing into the mountains after he is wrongly accused of murder, woodsman "Grizzly Adams" discovers an uncanny bond to the indigenous wildlife of the region after rescuing an orphaned grizzly bear cub whom he adopts and calls ...
Style: exciting, semi serious
Audience: pre-teens, family outing
Plot: grizzly bear, wilderness, mountain, danger, escapades, adventure, heroes, chases and races, dishonesty, false accusation, animal life, survival ...
Time: 70s
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
Amongst Vultures (1964)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, France, Italy, Yugoslavia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Frontier Hellcat was the fourth in a series of 1960s European westerns based on Karl May's "Winnetou" character. Stewart Granger takes over from Lex Barker in the leading "Anglo"-role of the mysterious maverick who wanders ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, captivating, rough ...
Plot: equestrian, native american, apache, music band, adventurer, gang, rivalry, conquering, old west, kidnapping, parents and children, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
 5.7
 403
Winterhawk (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Smallpox plagues Chief Winterhawk's tribe. He seeks cure from the white men, who in turn, in fear of getting the smallpox, kill two of his companions. Winterhawk comes back to kidnap a girl and her brother from the white men's settlement, ...
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, exciting, serious, realistic
Plot: kidnapping, adventure, hostages, betrayal, crimes, danger, opposites attract, rescue, society, hostage, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Survival Quest (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A bunch of city slickers from different backgrounds go into the wild mountains to be one with nature, but basically to have a good time. However, a paramilitary group has chosen the same time to go camping. When one of the soldiers thinks their boss ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: wilderness, survival, mountain, adventure, murder, rivalry, danger, deadly, hostage, hostages, treasure hunt, escapades ...
Time: 80s
Place: california, usa, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Oil Prince (1965)
Genre: Western, Adventure
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 89 min.
Story: 'The Oilprince' is an unscrupulous businessman. He looks forward to a lucrative deal with the "Western Arizona Bank'. He sells the bank oil wells at Shelly Lake that do actually not exist. The Oilprince learns that the colonists ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: settler, apache, culture clash, friendship, dishonesty, adventurer, society, lone wolves, rivalry, betrayal, heroes, danger ...
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
The Mountain Men (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: The story concerns two grizzled mountain men -- Bill Tyler and Henry Frapp -- during the dying days of the fur-trapping era. The plot begins when Running Moon runs away from her abusive husband Heavy Eagle and comes across the two seedy fur ...
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mountain man, battles, wilderness, heroes, native american, frontier, frontier justice, vigilantism, treasure hunt, americana, interracial relations, survival ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
Call of the Wild (1992)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A young boy heads off to the Yukon after hearing tales about the Gold Rush, and he forms an unwavering friendship with a heroic Alsatian dog called Buck.
Style: exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: family outing, kids, pre-teens
Plot: wilderness, dog, daring rescue, treasure hunt, survival, friendship, animal life, friends, inventions and discoveries, mountain, adventure, pets ...
Time: 90s, 19th century
Place: alaska, london, canada, england, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Gunsmoke: Return to Dodge (1987)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Will Mannon, "product of the Devil's loins," is released from a frontier prison and promptly goes in search of the people who put him there some 12 years ago -- Matt Dillon and Kitty Russell.
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: law enforcement, adventure, old west, small town, americana, vengeance, friendship, heroes, chases and races, escapades, criminal's revenge, partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
White Fang to the Rescue (1975)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Set at the end of the 19th century in Canada's gold rush Klondike area, wolf-dog White Fang teams up with a prospector when his master is killed. Together they try to avenge his death.
Style: realistic, semi serious, exciting
Audience: family outing, kids
Plot: kidnapping, dog, adventure, heroes, rivalry, danger, escapades, crimes, rescue, animal life, old west, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: london, england
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The White Buffalo (1977)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: In this strange western version of JAWS, Wild Bill Hickok hunts a white buffalo he has seen in a dream. Hickok moves through a variety of uniquely authentic western locations - dim, filthy, makeshift taverns; freezing, slaughterhouse-like frontier ...
Style: suspenseful, offbeat, realistic, serious, exciting ...
Plot: native american, buffalo, saloon, gunfight, heroes, escapades, old west, wilderness, graphic violence, obsessive quest, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
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Old Surehand (1965)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: West Germany, Yugoslavia
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Old Surehand and his faithful old friend Old Wabble are on the trail of a cold-blooded killer with the nickname 'The General'. The brother of Old Surehand was murdered by him. On the way Old Surehand and Old Wabble are involved in the ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: old west, apache, adventure, rivalry, track down, vengeance, partners against crime, crimes, partners, gang, chases and races, horse ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
In Gold We Trust (2010)
Genre: Adventure
Country: France
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A group of adventurers make off with 600 kilograms of gold in Guyana, but when their helicopter crashes in the jungle, gold fever takes over.
Style: exciting, serious, twists and turns, suspenseful, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, crimes, adventurer, jungle, crime gone awry, escapades, adventure, chases and races, nothing goes right, human nature, on the run, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
Gunsmoke: The Long Ride (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: For thirty years, Marshall Matt Dillon fought to preserve the law in Dodge City… now, he's wanted for murder and fighting to clear his name. Three deputies ride up with a warrant for Dillon's arrest, a wealthy mine operator has been ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, renegades, wanted, tough heroes, old west, mistaken identity, frame up, false accusation, americana, chases and races, law enforcement, bounty hunter ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, kansas
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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The Deadly Companions (1961)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Ex-army officer accidentally kills a woman's son, tries to make up for it by escorting the funeral procession through dangerous Indian territory.
Style: tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escort, native american, tough heroes, crimes, ghost, danger, adventure, on the run, rivalry, deadly, rescue, criminal heroes ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
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, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: old west, chases and races, betrayal, heroes, criminal's revenge, investigation, crime, criminal heroes, rivalry, dishonesty, deadly, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
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Klondike Fever (1980)
Genre: Adventure
Country: Canada
Duration: 119 min.
Story: This movie chronicles Jack London's epic journey from San Francisco to the Klondike gold fields in 1898.
Style: atmospheric, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: heroes, adventure, society, clergy, danger, escapades, survival, wilderness, friends, graphic violence, dog sled, card playing ...
Time: 1890s, 19th century
Place: alaska, england, london, yukon
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
The North Star (1996)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: UK, France, Italy, Norway
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set during the Alaskan gold rush of the late 1800's. In his efforts to gain control of a small mining town, Sean McLennon is buying up every mining claim that becomes available, usually after the deaths of the previous owners at the hands of ...
Style: exciting, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious ...
Plot: chase, heroes, wilderness, kidnapping, lone wolves, daring rescue, danger, chases and races, adventure, rivalry, deadly, adventurer ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: alaska, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 10K
Blueberry (2004)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: France, Mexico, UK
Duration: 124 min.
Story: U.S Marshal Mike Donovan has dark memories of the death of his first love. He keeps peace between the Americans and the natives who had temporarily adopted and taken care of him. The evil actions of a white sorcerer lead him to confront the villain ...
Style: exciting, serious, suspenseful, suspense, psychological ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: tough heroes, native american, rivalry, gunfight, vengeance, treasure hunt, adventure, gold mine, deadly, crimes, danger, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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Follow the River (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Mary Ingles is pregnant when she and her two sons are captured from their homestead in Virginia's Blue Ridge Mountains by Shawnee Indians. Her husband, Will, narrowly escapes death during the attack. Impressed by her grace under the pressure of ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, epic
Plot: native american white relationships, survival, kidnapping, wilderness, danger, americana, captivity, culture clash, colonialism, missing person, heroes, society ...
Time: 18th century
Place: usa, virginia
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
 5.2
 256
The Jackals (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: South Africa
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Bandits target a gold miner and his granddaughter in 19th century South Africa. Robert Gunnar is the bandit with a heart of gold, who is after Price's cache of gold, but falls in love with Diana Ivarson, who has hair of gold (bleach).
Style: rough, suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, gangsters, crimes, escapades, heist, terrorism, wilderness, gang, danger, adventurer, heroes, ghost town ...
Time: 60s
Place: south africa, africa
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
The Dead Lands (2014)
Genre: Action, Adventure
Country: New Zealand, UK
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Hongi, a Maori chieftain’s teenage son, must avenge his father’s murder in order to bring peace and honour to the souls of his loved ones after his tribe is slaughtered through an act of treachery. Vastly outnumbered by a band of villains led by ...
Style: suspenseful, serious, rough, exciting, realistic
Plot: survival, vengeance, adventure, against the odds, heroes, rivalry, danger, youth, gory, deadly, master warrior, warrior ...
Place: new zealand
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
 5.7
 232
Archer (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 93 min.
Story: During the 1860s, Dave Powers, apprentice to a horse trainer, volunteers to ride Archer to the Melbourne Cup race. Their start is 600 miles from Melbourne, and the journey is anything but easy. Of course, the pair have numerous adventures along the ...
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: horse, rivalry, race against time, chases and races, ambition, contests and competitions, escapades, adventure, wilderness, survival, on the road, friends ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
Kenny Rogers as The Gambler: The Adventure Continues (1983)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 195 min.
Story: Brady Hawkes, Billy Montana, and Jeremiah Hawkes are on a train bound for a huge gambling event when the train is taken over by a gang of vicious killers in search of money. As ransom, the gang takes young Jeremiah hostage. Brady and Billy embark on ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: kidnapping, bounty hunter, dishonesty, unlikely partners, daring rescue, escapades, chases and races, partners against crime, hostages, old west, heroes, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
The Mark of Zorro (1974)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: The swishing fop Don Diego de la Vega becomes the swashbuckling masked hero Zorro when tyranny threatens his people in nineteenth-century California.
Style: suspenseful, exciting, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heroes, vigilantism, secret identity, undercover, revolution, righting the wronged, state affairs, dishonesty, heroic mission, vengeance, adventurer, master warrior ...
Time: 19th century
Place: california, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
25%
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The Texican (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Wanted north of the border, Jess Carlin resides safely in Mexico. Then he hears his brother was killed in a gunfight with another man. Knowning his brother never carried a gun he heads north to find his brother's killer. After battling bounty ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful
Plot: bounty hunter, heroes, old west, battles, righting the wronged, gang, lone wolves, fugitives, manhunt, deadly, tough heroes, hitman ...
Place: mexico, texas, latin america, arizona, new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
23%