Movies like The Avenging Angel

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The Avenging Angel (1995)
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The Avenging Angel (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Miles Utley is a professional Mormon commando/bodyguard who is forced to turn renegade and to question his faith as he investigates a scandal involving assassination and land speculation.
Style: exciting, rough, serious, captivating, realistic, suspenseful, stylized
Audience: boys' night
Plot: conspiracy, assassination attempt, mormon, latter day saints, adventure, crimes, old west, vengeance, heroes, church, religions or cults, orphan, oracle, danger, society, dishonesty, criminal heroes, deadly, rivalry, rescue, assassination, state affairs, horse, bandit, religion ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: utah, salt lake city utah

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Most similar movies to The Avenging Angel

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, rough and suspenseful films with plots about crimes, rivalry, heroes, old west, gunfight, danger and chases and races mostly in Western, Drama and Romance genres. Some movies like The Avenging Angel: The Last Hard Men (1976), 6 Guns (2010), The Price of Power (1969), The Righteous and the Wicked (2010), The Far Side of Jericho (2006). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Last Hard Men (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century. He escapes with 6 others to exact vengeance on Sam Burgade ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: prison, kidnapping, rescue, gang, danger, fugitives, dishonesty, deadly, golden years, mistaken identity, vengeance, obsessive quest ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, yuma arizona
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6 Guns (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: When her family is gunned down in cold blood, a young girl convinces a bounty hunter to train her as a gunfighter so she can seek vengeance with a six-shooter.
Style: suspenseful, serious, tense, captivating, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, small town, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, murder, danger, strong female presence, heroes, chases and races, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
The Price of Power (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: The Pinkerton detective agency uncovers a plot to assassinate President James Garfield in 1881 Texas. The film, a "political" Spaghetti, is a very overt mirroring of the JFK Assassination in 1963.
Style: suspenseful, rough, bleak, serious, realistic
Plot: assassination, false accusation, conspiracy, law enforcement, heroes, dishonesty, politics, crimes, state affairs, society, danger, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
70%
The Righteous and the Wicked (2010)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Hobbs, a notorious wanted bandit, gets caught up in a violently competitive hunt for stolen cash when he finds out outlaws have robbed the local bank. While trying to get back what's his he must saddle up to stop these outlaws leaving whomever ...
Style: exciting, captivating, tense, suspense, rough ...
Plot: heist, gang, rivalry, crimes, old west, bank, fugitives, deadly, lone wolves, showdown, investigation, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
68%
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The Far Side of Jericho (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Jericho. In the 1880's. Three women of the wild West, widows of an outlawed gang of brothers recently hanged, find themselves running for their lives from a corrupt posse of vigilantes, mystical Indians and a hornet's nest of villains - ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, tense, exciting ...
Plot: vigilantism, treasure hunt, gang, rivalry, danger, partners, adventure, criminal heroes, chase, old west, bank robbery, psychopath ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
67%
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The Virginian (2014)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Trace Adkins (The Lincoln Lawyer), Ron Perlman (TV's "Sons of Anarchy") and Brendan Penny (Ring Of Fire) star in this gritty and riveting re-imagining of the classic Western saga. Raised by powerful cattle baron Judge Henry (Perlman), ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, psychological, suspenseful ...
Plot: rivalry, crimes, old west, family relations, farm, uncover truth, danger, graphic violence, orphan, parents and children, heroes, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
⇓ 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, 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 ⇓
61%
Red Headed Stranger (1986)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Reverend Julian Shay (Willie Nelson) strode into the saloon, pulled out his six-shooter, and killed his adulterous wife (Morgan Fairchild) and the man she had left him for. It was the beginning of his violent transformation from God-Loving preacher ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, tense, exciting, serious ...
Plot: sheriff, murder, crimes, deadly, clergy, society, rivalry, misfit, hopes, vengeance, old west, adventure ...
Time: 19th century
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
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Convict Stage (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 71 min.
Story: A cowboy whose sister has been murdered by a gang of vicious outlaws seeks his revenge. But a venerable old lawman is about to teach the vigilante a lesson about taking the law into one's own hands.
Style: exciting, bleak, suspenseful, rough, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, gang, held at gunpoint, prison, rivalry, partners, gangsters, danger, crimes, heroes, chases and races, stagecoach ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: utah, arizona, usa, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Black Fox: The Price of Peace (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: After blaming Britt for his wife's decision to stay with the Native Americans who captured her, an abusive husband organizes a party of vigilantes to accompany him into Indian territory.
Style: serious, rough, realistic, exciting, suspenseful
Plot: tough heroes, society, crimes, adventure, opposites attract, heroes, americana, fish out of water, fall in love, culture clash, rescue, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Taggart (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Taggart's family is slaughtered by a rival rancher. Taggart mortally wounds the rancher and kills his son. Before he dies the rancher hires three bounty hunters to avenge him with the promise of $5000 as a reward. Taggart must flee into Apache ...
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: revenge, crimes, old west, fish out of water, master criminal, rivalry, deadly, heroes, farm, tough heroes, law and order, gang leader ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
55%
Hour of the Gun (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Wyatt Earp kills a couple of men of the Clanton-gang in a fight. In revenge Clanton's thugs kill the marshal's brother. Thus, Wyatt Earp starts to chase the killers together with his friend Doc Holliday.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, captivating, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, revenge, gunfight, western town, tough heroes, friends, righting the wronged, tough law enforcer, chases and races, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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: serious, realistic, exciting, 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 ⇓
50%
The Quick and the Dead (1987)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: In 1876 Wyoming, the gun is the only law. And for Duncan and Suzanna McKaskel (Tom Conti and Kate Capshaw), newly arrived settlers beset by outlaws, rugged frontiersman Con Vallian (Sam Elliot) is the only hope.From the book by famed Western author ...
Style: rough, tense, realistic, serious, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal heroes, crimes, wilderness, family life, mysterious character, danger, gangsters, heroes, irony of fate, poetic justice, justice, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
A Reason to Live, a Reason to Die (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany, Spain
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A dishonored Union Army officer (James Coburn) leads a group of convicts to retake Fort Holman from the Confederate Army.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: american civil war, military, heroes, crimes, escapades, danger, heroic mission, military base, old west, graphic violence, disgraced, battles ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: santa fe new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
A Time for Killing (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: During the Civil War, Confederate soldiers escape from a Union prison and head for the Mexican border. Along the way, they kill a Union courier bearing the news that the war is over. Keeping the message a secret, the captain has his men go on and ...
Style: realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Plot: soldier, american civil war, beating, escape, rape, fortress, graphic violence, old west, vengeance, battles, military, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era
Place: utah, mexico, new mexico, arizona, sonora
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Riders of the Purple Sage (1996)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Jim Lassiter roams from town to town in search for the man who drove his sister to suicide. While riding toward a mountain pass, he sees an heiress, Jane Withersteen, being harassed by thugs and steps in to help. A religious sect wants Jane to marry ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, stylized, realistic, serious ...
Plot: crimes, tough heroes, religions or cults, farm, pursuit, track down, lone wolves, love and romance, heroes, society, rivalry, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: utah
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
Day of the Evil Gun (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Two men on a desperate search to save a woman only one of them could have!
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: rescue, captive, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, military, deadly, life is a bitch, chases and races, criminal heroes, murderous pair, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
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Bullet for a Badman (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Former Texas Rangers Sam Ward and Logan Keliher become enemies when Sam turns bank robber and Logan marries Sam's ex-wife.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: betrayal, old west, rivalry, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty, false accusation, vengeance, parents and children, track down, uninhibited rivalry, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
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Waco (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Preacher Sam Stone and his new beautiful wife Jill stand by the grave of Sheriff Billy Kelly, who died trying to bring law-and-order to Emporia, Wyoming. Among the mourners are businessman George Gates, mayor Ned West and his daughter Patricia. The ...
Style: realistic, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: shoulder holster, on the run, deadly, criminal heroes, clergy, dishonesty, crimes, rivalry, lone wolves, gangsters, heroes, going straight ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
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Red Fighter (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 93 min.
Story: The sole survivor of a bloody massacre vows revenge on his attackers and on the men who killed his wife.
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, old west, small town, native american, revenge, crimes, injustice, tough heroes, against the odds, survival, life is a bitch, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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Town Tamer (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: A gunfighter is hired to clean up a wild frontier town, but there are forces afoot who want to keep the town as wide-open as it is. Lyle Bettger, Bruce Cabot and Richard Jaeckel co-star as the lawless bad guys in this Western based on a novel by ...
Style: stylized, rough, exciting, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, vengeance, manhunt, good versus evil, gang, lone wolves, alcohol abuse, criminal heroes, righting the wronged, heroes, danger, political conspiracy ...
Time: 19th century
Place: kansas, montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
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The Gundown (2011)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Seeking revenge and justice, Cole Brandt finds himself in the lawless town of Dead River where he is faced with one last bloody showdown for freedom in order to protect The Majestic Saloon and a beautiful woman.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, exciting, rough
Plot: vengeance, track down, vigilantism, kidnapping, heroes, rivalry, crimes, desert, tough heroes, hitman, mistaken identity, uninhibited rivalry ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
42%
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Arizona Raiders (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Murphy plays an ex-Quantrill's Raider who's released from jail with buddy Cooper to be deputized as Arizona Rangers in order to hunt down the remnant of the gang, rumored to he hiding out in a town "neer dee border" in the words ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, realistic, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vengeance, small town, good versus evil, escapades, gang, old west, lovers on the run, danger, partners, chases and races, criminal heroes, heroes ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona, mexico, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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Gun Fight (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: Action Western directed by Edward L. Cahn . After courageously protecting a pretty dance hall girl (Joan Staley) from peril, former cavalry soldier Wayne (James Brown) refuses to join his brother Brad's (Gregg Palmer) unlawful cattle rustling ...
Style: exciting, serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: outlaw, sheriff, criminal, crimes, soldier, lone wolves, fugitives, danger, rescue, criminal heroes, on the run, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Dead Are Countless (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 84 min.
Story: Johnny was mentally traumatised when he witnessed as a child the killing of his father (a deserter) by a group of soldiers. As an adult he randomly kills every soldier he gets hold of, so that the army sends out the brutish Lieutenant Garringo to ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, chases and races, military, rivalry, vengeance, haunted by the past, old west, tough law enforcer, serial killer, family relations, fugitives, deadly ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Shalako (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: UK, West Germany, USA
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Sean Connery is Shalako, a guide in the old West who has to rescue an aristocratic British hunting party from Indians and bandits.
Style: serious, realistic, stylized, cult film
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, rescue, survival, opposites attract, tough heroes, adventure, rivalry, hostages, adventurer, crimes, hostage, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, tucson arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
Johnson County War (2002)
Genre: Western
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The three Hammett brothers, Cain (Tom Berenger), Harry (Luke Perry) and Dale (Adam Stroke) are caught in a conflict that escalates rapidly and the old farmers facing against new farmers who have settled in the green grasslands.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, epic
Plot: battles, manhunt, rivalry, crimes, isolation, brother brother relationship, husband wife relationship, murder, old west, americana, siblings relations, hitman ...
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
The Gunslingers (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: While roaming the wild plains on a quest to find a cache of hidden riches, sharp-shooting bounty hunter Butch (John Elliott) and his outlaw companions come across a deadly gang with supernatural powers in this stylized Western. As the hunt for the ...
Style: exciting, captivating, suspense, tense, psychological ...
Plot: bounty hunter, crimes, gang, rivalry, plague, deadly, chases and races, fugitives, cowboy, showdown, gunfight, danger ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Blindman (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: A blind, but deadly, gunman, is hired to escort fifty mail order brides to their miner husbands. His business partners double cross him, selling the women to bandit Domingo. Blindman heads into Mexico in pursuit.
Style: humorous, rough, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mail order bride, escapades, obsessive quest, crimes, danger, rivalry, bounty hunter, dishonesty, partners, heroes, chases and races, betrayal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%