Movies and TV shows like Yellowstone

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Yellowstone (2018)
 8.8
 109K
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, and America’s first National Park.
Style: scenic, suspense, sad, suspenseful, tense, atmospheric, rough, bleak, captivating, talky
Plot: ranch, family business, cowboy, family relations, death, rivalry, old west, crimes, society, dishonesty, tough guy, power struggle, violence, killings, small town, dishonor among criminals, gunfight, sheriff, boss, greed, americana, lifestyle, racial slur, small town life, native american ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, montana

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Most similar movies to Yellowstone

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out tense, captivating, serious and suspenseful films and TV series with plots about old west, rivalry, crimes, cowboy, violence, gunfight and sheriff mostly in Drama, Western and Action genres. Some movies like Yellowstone: Deadwood (2004), Longmire (2012), Hatfields & McCoys (2012), Comanche Moon (2008), Hell on Wheels (2011). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
 8.6
 104K
Deadwood (2004)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 55 min.
TV show
Story: The story of the early days of Deadwood, South Dakota; woven around actual historic events with most of the main characters based on real people. Deadwood starts as a gold mining camp and gradually turns from a lawless wild-west community into an ...
Style: serious, tense, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: old west, sheriff, crimes, prostitute, gold rush, power struggle, brothel, rivalry, small town life, dishonesty, lifestyle, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1880s
Place: south dakota, usa
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88%
 8.4
 34K
Longmire (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A Wyoming sheriff rebuilds his life and career following the death of his wife. Based on the “Walt Longmire” series of mystery novels written by best-selling author Craig Johnson.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: sheriff, native americans, cowboy, small town, police investigation, small town life, election, policewoman, machismo, peril, social relations, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
88%
Hatfields & McCoys (2012)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 290 min.
TV show
Story: Anse Hatfield and Randall McCoy, close friends and comrades until near the end of the Civil War, return to their neighboring homes to increasing tensions, misunderstandings and resentments.
Style: tense, atmospheric, rough, bleak, suspense ...
Plot: civil war, american civil war, old west, violence spree, family relations, gunfight, rivalry, feud, uninhibited rivalry, vengeance, post war, father son relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1910s, 20th century, 1890s, 1880s ...
Place: west virginia, kentucky, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Comanche Moon (2008)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 360 min.
TV show
Story: Comanche Moon, the prequel to McMurtry's bestselling and Pulitzer Prize-winning book, "Lonesome Dove follows Texas Rangers Augustus "Gus" McCrae (Zahn) and Woodrow F. Call (Urban), now in their middle years, as they continue to ...
Style: captivating, tense, sincere, suspense, exciting ...
Plot: native americans, old west, texas ranger, friendship, partners, rivalry, escapades, crimes, daring rescue, adventure, obsessive quest, lone wolves ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1860s, victorian era, year 1865
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.3
 51K
Hell on Wheels (2011)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Canada, UK
Duration: 42 min.
TV show
Story: Hell on Wheels tells the epic story of post-Civil War America, focusing on Cullen Bohannon, a Confederate soldier who sets out to exact revenge on the Union soldiers who killed his wife. His journey takes him west to Hell on Wheels, a dangerous, ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspenseful, captivating, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, slavery, ex military, native americans, rivalry, courage, haunted by the past, african american, rivals, historical character, ambitious, loss of spouse ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.4
 72K
Open Range (2003)
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: A former gunslinger is forced to take up arms again when he and his cattle crew are threatened by a corrupt lawman.
Style: atmospheric, stylized, captivating, emotional, realistic ...
Plot: old west, cowboy, gunfight, vengeance, civil war veteran, friendship, murder, gunslinger, horse, doctor, corruption, good versus evil ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: montana, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.3
 64K
Godless (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 452 min.
TV show
Story: Frank Griffin, an outlaw terrorizing the 1880s American West, hunts down Roy Goode, his partner turned enemy. Roy hides out at a ranch as Frank's chase leads him to La Belle, New Mexico - a town mysteriously made up entirely of women.
Style: suspense, rough, suspenseful, exciting, tense ...
Plot: mining town, showdown, gunslinger, cowboy, gang, criminal, widow, gunfight, violence, criminal gang, bandit, old west ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
 7.4
 6K
The Son (2017)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: The multigenerational epic follows two concurrent time periods: One, the story of young Eli McCullough after he is kidnapped and indoctrinated into a tribe of Comanches in 1849. The other, 60 years later, when we see a grown Eli struggle to maintain ...
Style: tense, rough, captivating, suspenseful
Plot: native american, oil tycoon, oil, showdown, racism, family business, money, family problems, problem solving, business, oil industry, businessman ...
Time: 2010s
Place: texas, america, southern usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
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 8.2
 404K
Unforgiven (1992)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: William Munny is a retired, once-ruthless killer turned gentle widower and hog farmer. To help support his two motherless children, he accepts one last bounty-hunter mission to find the men who brutalized a prostitute. Joined by his former partner ...
Style: bleak, tense, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: old west, sheriff, cowboy, vengeance, redemption, revenge, gunfight, regret, one last job, small town, prostitute, reputation ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, kansas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.8
 124K
Succession (2018)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The lives of the Roy family as they contemplate their future once their aging father begins to step back from the media and entertainment conglomerate they control.
Style: captivating, emotional, inspirational, disturbing, stylized ...
Plot: wealth, family business, ceo, family relations, businessman, father son relationship, betrayal, parents and children, rivalry, patriarchy, employee employee relationship, business ...
Place: new york, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Wyatt Earp's Revenge (2012)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp is approached by a journalist for an interview about how he became a famous sheriff. Earp told the story of how he was a fearless U.S. Marshall. If 27-year old Wyatt Earp comes out that his first girlfriend Dora Hand was murdered. ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: old west, track down, vengeance, rivalry, partners, vigilantism, crimes, murder, cowboy, gunfight, renegade, graphic violence ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: san francisco, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Deadwood: The Movie (2019)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Follow the 10-year reunion of the Deadwood camp to celebrate South Dakota's statehood. Former rivalries are reignited, alliances are tested and old wounds are reopened, as all are left to navigate the inevitable changes that modernity and time ...
Style: brutal, exciting, disturbing, tense, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, rivalry, violence, brutality, friends, courage, society, revenge, rescue, cruelty, friendship, duel ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, south dakota
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.7
 306K
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: serious, tense, psychological, gloomy, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gunfight, gang, heroic mission, race against time, sheriff, righting the wronged, heroes, reward, dishonesty, rivalry, justice ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, yuma arizona, sonora ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.1
 658
Peacemakers (2003)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: Canada, USA
TV show
Story: Peacemakers is an American crime fiction television series about forensic science in the Old West. It was filmed in Vancouver in British Columbia, Canada. The series premiered July 30, 2003, on the USA Network. The show was cancelled after one ...
Style: captivating, suspense, exciting, tense, realistic ...
Plot: forensics, old west, partners, crimes, law enforcement, investigation, sheriff, mortician, small town, fighting crime, rivalry, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.5
 38K
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, family relations, family, friendship, female bartender, sarcasm, love affair, husband wife relationship, father son relationship, ex football player ...
Time: contemporary
Place: colorado, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
Once Upon a Time in Deadwood (2019)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A notorious gunslinger is slipped a slow-acting poison by an heiress and told he has three days to track down and rescue her sister, who has been kidnapped by a gang of hoodlums and holds the antidote.
Style: suspenseful, tense, bleak, atmospheric, cynical ...
Plot: lifestyle, violence, survival, infected, antidote, cowboy, morality, old west, rivalry, small town life, virus, dishonor among criminals ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.3
 7K
Vegas (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: Ralph Lamb wants to be left in peace to run his ranch, but Las Vegas is now swelling with outsiders and corruption which are intruding on his simple life. Recalling Lamb's command as a military police officer during World War II, the Mayor ...
Style: serious, stylized, suspenseful, rough, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: sheriff, greed, corruption, crimes, police investigation, organized crime, power struggle, rivalry, father son relationship, cowboy, bodies, traditional versus modern ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, year 1961, year 1960
Place: las vegas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 8.9
 49K
1883 (2021)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Follow the Dutton family as they embark on a journey west through the Great Plains toward the last bastion of untamed America. A stark retelling of Western expansion, and an intense study of one family fleeing poverty to seek a better future in ...
Style: suspense, disturbing, captivating
Plot: journey, old west, cowboy, family, life is a bitch, travel, husband wife relationship, wildlife, road trip, family relations, convoy, civil war veteran ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: america, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
Movie in collections
 8.4
 91K
Billions (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: A complex drama about power politics in the world of New York high finance. Shrewd, savvy U.S. Attorney Chuck Rhoades and the brilliant, ambitious hedge fund king Bobby "Axe" Axelrod are on an explosive collision course, with each using ...
Style: captivating, twists and turns, suspense, thought provoking, entertaining
Audience: boys' night, chick flick
Plot: money, corruption, investor, stock exchange, rivalry, businessman, ambition, stock market, wall street, wealth, family relations, husband wife relationship ...
Time: contemporary
Place: usa, new york
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 7.6
 333K
True Grit (2010)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. Marshal she can find, a man with "true grit," Reuben J. ...
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, atmospheric, captivating ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, vengeance, bounty hunter, adventure, gunfight, tough heroes, partners, hunt down, determination, revenge, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 20th century
Place: usa, arkansas, texas, oklahoma, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%
 6.7
 39K
The Salvation (2014)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: Denmark, UK, South Africa, Sweden, Belgium
Duration: 92 min.
Story: In 1870s America, a peaceful American settler kills his family's murderer which unleashes the fury of a notorious gang leader. His cowardly fellow townspeople then betray him, forcing him to hunt down the outlaws alone.
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: lone hero, vengeance, old west, gang, small town, murder, revenge, good versus evil, criminal's revenge, violence spree, crimes, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
Heaven with a Gun (1969)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Glenn Ford plays Jim Killian, a preacher who arrives in a town divided between cattlemen and sheep herders. But Killian isn't just any preacher. He is a former fast gun who has set upon a different path.
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting
Plot: old west, small town, gunslinger, crimes, rivalry, going straight, hopes, starting over, heroes, society, graphic violence, ranch ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, yuma arizona, santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
29%
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: A senator, who became famous for killing a notorious outlaw, returns for the funeral of an old friend and tells the truth about his deed.
Style: atmospheric, serious, suspense, gloomy, meditative ...
Plot: funeral, cowboy, politics, small town, old west, lawyer, gunslinger, criminal, senator, robbery, society, success ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
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 6.8
 469
Wild Boys (2011)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Australia
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: Wild Boys is an Australian television period drama series that began airing on the Seven Network on 4 September 2011. It is produced by Julie McGauran and Sarah Smith from Southern Star and John Holmes. The series is set in and around the fictional ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, captivating, suspense, contemplative
Plot: gang, friendship, good versus evil, society, chase, death, terrorism, gunfight, old west, cowboy, disguise, adventure ...
Time: 20th century
Place: australia
⇓ similarity ⇓
28%
 6.2
 5K
Deputy (2020)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 44 min.
TV show
Story: When the Los Angeles County’s Sheriff dies, an arcane rule forged back in the Wild West thrusts the most unlikely man into the job: a fifth-generation lawman, more comfortable taking down bad guys than navigating a sea of politics, who won’t ...
Style: bleak, suspense, captivating, tense, disturbing
Plot: old west, sheriff, cowboy, police, law and order, fighting crime, deputy, small town sheriff, police station, workplace situations, police detective, workplace ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Valentine Casey is a Marshal in the desolate Tucson territory of the early 1900's. On Christmas Eve, his outlaw family pays him a disturbing visit. He must confront the sins of his past. He and his partner, U.S. Christmas, journey through the ...
Style: rough, serious, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: desert, criminal, gang, crimes, old west, haunted by the past, family relations, tough heroes, criminal heroes, law enforcement, small town, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1910s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
27%
Potter's Ground (2021)
Genre: Drama, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: A former Confederate marauder tries to make a clean start on a Texas dirt farm with his wife and young daughter. He quickly learns that sometimes the past just won't stay buried.
Style: suspense, suspenseful, captivating, tense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: civil war, treasure, disguise, rivalry, murder, friendship, chase, death, violence, revenge, vengeance, friends ...
Time: 20th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Return to Lonesome Dove (1993)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 322 min.
TV show
Story: 'Captain' Call has just buried Gus at Lonesome Dove and plans to head back to his ranch in Montana. Looking at a herd of wild Mustangs, he decides to drive them north with the help of Isom and Gideon Walker. Gideon hires Agostina Vega and ...
Style: captivating, serious, realistic, sentimental, epic ...
Plot: texas ranger, adventure, partners, romance, heroes, buddies, escapades, obsessive quest, love and romance, cowboy, americana, unfulfilled love ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana, texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
Cahill U.S. Marshal (1973)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: J.D. Cahill is the toughest U.S. Marshal they've got, just the sound of his name makes bad guys stop in their tracks, so when his two young boy's want to get his attention they decide to rob a bank. They end up getting more than they ...
Style: tense, semi serious, suspenseful, sentimental, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: u.s. marshal, vengeance, crimes, parents and children, heist, family relations, criminal heroes, partners, bank, gunfight, brother brother relationship, heroes ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%
 7.6
 27K
El Dorado (1966)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water.
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, old west, sheriff, vengeance, righting the wronged, tough heroes, good versus evil, vigilantism, farm, criminal heroes, partners, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 60s
Place: texas, usa, sonora, mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
26%