Movies like A Big Hand for the Little Lady

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A Big Hand for the Little Lady (1966)
 7.3
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A Big Hand for the Little Lady (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A naive traveler in Laredo gets involved in a poker game between the richest men in the area, jeopardizing all the money he has saved for the purpose of settling with his wife and child in San Antonio.
Style: humorous, feel good, realistic, semi serious, twists and turns, surprise ending
Plot: gambling, poker game, treasure, farm, ambition, cards, unlikely partners, dishonesty, countryside, rivalry, cons and scams, poker, wedding, lawyer, con artists, hotel, card game, patient, mother, father, farmer, pills, boy, banker, card playing ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas

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The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, exciting and humorous films with plots about rivalry, crimes, gunfight, dishonesty, heroes, old west and street shootout mostly in Western, Comedy and Drama genres. Some movies like A Big Hand for the Little Lady: The Sons of Katie Elder (1965), All Hat (2007), Hour of the Gun (1967), Buckskin (1968), The War Wagon (1967). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
The Gambler Returns: The Luck of the Draw (1991)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: Hawkes, Jones and Cassidy are on their way to the biggest poker game in history. But a few folks want to see them fold before they even get there.
Style: humorous, exciting, semi serious, realistic
Plot: farce, gambling, tough heroes, adventure, old west, danger, rivalry, deadly, ambition, chases and races, crimes, dishonesty ...
Time: 20th century, 1900s
Place: usa, san francisco, texas, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
95%
The Sons of Katie Elder (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: The Elder boys return to Clearwater, Texas for their Mother's funeral. John the eldest is a well known gunfighter and trouble follows him wherever he goes. The boys try to get back their ranch from the towns gunsmith who won it from their ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, rough, exciting, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night, kids
Plot: murder, family relations, revenge, gambling, vengeance, investigation, crimes, family life, dishonesty, rivalry, danger, cards ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1890s, 1930s ...
Place: texas, usa, california
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78%
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All Hat (2007)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 89 min.
Story: An ex-con returns to his rural Ontario roots and outwits a corrupt and wealthy thoroughbred owner trying to take over a slew of local farms. Ray Dokes, a charming ex-ballplayer, returns from jail to discover the rural landscape of his childhood ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: ranch, friendship, adventure, vengeance, addiction, rivalry, criminal heroes, dishonesty, crimes, gambling, rich kid, ex convict ...
Time: contemporary
Place: canada, toronto ontario canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
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 ⇓
75%
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Buckskin (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A Montana marshal (Barry Sullivan) fights a land baron (Wendell Corey) out to parch homesteaders with a spite dam.
Style: rough, serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: tough heroes, righting the wronged, bar, heroes, prostitute, hostages, social relations, hostage, bittersweet, vigilantism, small town, down on your luck ...
Time: 60s
Place: montana
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
The Duchess and the Dirtwater Fox (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A female hustler is chasing after rich men, but becomes repeatedly mixed up with a suave con man and card shark through a series of misadventures before falling in love with him.
Style: humorous, feel good, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: old west, gambler, con artists, saloon girl, dishonesty, fall in love, on the road, gambling, cons and scams, rivalry, adventure, gang ...
Time: 19th century
Place: san francisco, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
The War Wagon (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: An ex-con seeks revenge on the man who put him in prison by planning a robbery of the latter's stagecoach, which is transporting gold. He enlists the help of a partner, who could be working for his nemesis.
Style: exciting, intense, suspense, humorous, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, gold, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, gunfight, caper, jail, heroes, ranch, cowboy ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 5.0
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Gun Street (1961)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 67 min.
Story: In this movie filmed and released in 1961 (and not a 1962 production), an escaped convict returns to town and begins a reign of terror. Marked for death are Dr. Dean Knudtson, his wife Janice, formerly married to the killer, and Jeff Baxley, on ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Plot: casino, chase, posse, terror, squad, prison, gambling, escape, vengeance, desert, pets, crimes ...
Time: 60s
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: This classic western masterpiece is an epic film about a widow whose land and life are in danger as the railroad is getting closer and closer to taking them over. A mysterious harmonica player joins forces with a desperado to protect the woman and ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, realistic, clever, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, cowboy, mysterious character, vengeance, death, gunfight, duel, tragic hero, harmonica, villain, warrior, small town ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
Welcome to Hard Times (1967)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: A sociopathic stranger all but destroys a small hardscrabble town but the 'mayor' convinces its survivors to stay and rebuild.
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: murder, small town, rape, mayor, saloon, vengeance, mine, social relations, arson, good versus evil, hopes, deadly ...
Place: arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
54%
The Man from Galveston (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 57 min.
Story: Circuit-riding Texas lawyer Timothy Higgins defends a former girlfriend against a murder charge stemming from an extortionist's threat to reveal her shady past. Through adroit courtroom work, Higgins is able to acquit her and reveal who ...
Style: tense, suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious
Plot: legal, legal action, courtroom, murder, courtroom drama, false accusation, lynch mob, lawyer, deadly, heroes, who done it, power relations ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1800s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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Sabata (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Several pillars of society have robbed an Army safe containing $100,000 so they can buy the land upon which the coming railroad will be built. But they haven't reckoned on the presence of the master gunslinger, Sabata.
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, suspenseful, offbeat ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gambling, bounty hunter, rivalry, heist, crimes, partners, dishonesty, betrayal, small town, tough heroes, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
52%
 5.4
 193
Hostile Guns (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: U.S. Marshal Gid McCool (George Montgomery) leads a wagon train of convicted felons to Huntsville prison in this routine western. The only female among the crooks is the dancehall girl Laura Mannon (Yvonne De Carlo), McCool's former flame. When ...
Style: exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic ...
Plot: fugitives, crimes, rivalry, adventure, tough heroes, gory, partners, unlikely partners, chases and races, uninhibited rivalry, cons and scams, prison life ...
Time: 60s, 1860s
Place: texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Ride Beyond Vengeance (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jonas Trapp falls in love with the beautiful Jessie, a wealthy girl out of his humble class. Against the wishes of her snobbish aunt, she marries him, later faking a pregnancy to win her aunt's consent. But Jonas tires of living off of his ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: fall in love, vengeance, bar, injustice, gory, humble, social relations, estrangement, tough heroes, small town life, destiny, small town ...
Time: 60s
Place: usa, texas
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Christmas Kid (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In a small western town in Arizona called Jaspen, a boy is born on Christmas Day. Joseph "Joe" Novak is born in a makeshift shelter, but his mother, Marika Novak (Alejandra Rojo) dies during childbirth. Because of the day he was born, the ...
Style: emotional, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bittersweet, life is a bitch, rivalry, heroes, old west, frame up, small town life, murder, small town, social relations, dishonesty, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
The Cheyenne Social Club (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Two cowboys inherit a "social club" specializing in satisfying men.
Style: humorous, feel good, semi serious, realistic
Plot: prostitute, brothel, friends, rivalry, crimes, adventure, best friends, buddies, partners, vengeance, door bell, jail ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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Maverick (1994)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 127 min.
Story: Maverick is a gambler who would rather con someone than fight them. He needs an additional three thousand dollars in order to enter a Winner Take All poker game that begins in a few days. He tries to win some, tries to collect a few debts, and ...
Style: twists and turns, exciting, humorous, entertaining, light ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gambling, poker, cons and scams, adventure, cheating, unlikely partners, debt, strong female character, card playing, vengeance, gambler, dishonesty ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, victorian era, 60s, 1960s
Place: usa, louisiana, mississippi river, mississippi, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
 6.4
 1K
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 ⇓
40%
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There Was a Crooked Man... (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Charismatic criminal Paris Pitman ends up in jail, then attempts to escape the prison of warden Lopeman.
Style: dark humor, cynical, semi serious, realistic, humorous ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: prison, chase, betrayal, escape, warden, criminal, buddies, cons and scams, chaos and mayhem, captivity, vengeance, prison life ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, europe, france, usa, paris france ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 6.5
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Posse (1975)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A tough marshal with political ambitions leads an elite posse to capture a notorious criminal. He succeeds, but instead of cheering him, the public turns against him.
Style: serious, realistic, suspenseful, rough, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: marshal, cynicism, squad, ambition, posse, gang, journalism, lone wolves, politics, confined, crimes, heroes ...
Time: 70s
Place: new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
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The Great Bank Robbery (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A motley group of phony church leaders attempts to rob a bank controlled by brothers in 1880's Texas.
Style: rough, humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, bank, bank robbery, chases and races, dishonesty, gang, rivalry, unlikely criminals, on the run, special agents, parody, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 5.2
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Dynamite Jim (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Set during the American Civil War
Style: semi serious, realistic, exciting, stylized, humorous
Plot: danger, adventure, rivalry, dishonesty, lone wolves, partners, heroes, escapades, gang, crimes, tough heroes, graphic violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: iowa, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
How the West Was Won (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 164 min.
Story: The epic tale of the development of the American West from the 1830s through the Civil War to the end of the century, as seen through the eyes of one pioneer family.
Style: epic, exciting, serious, realistic, intense ...
Plot: old west, wilderness, gold, attempted murder, small town, criminal, native american, outlaw, frontier, adventure, family, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s, 1860s, 1870s, 1880s ...
Place: california, missouri, ohio, arizona, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
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Style: realistic, semi serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, prison, cons and scams, captivity, friends, confined, rivalry, dishonesty, fugitives, chases and races, buddies, on the run ...
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⇓ similarity ⇓
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4 for Texas (1963)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 124 min.
Story: Frank Sinatra plays a tough guy who hooks up with fellow rat packer Dean Martin to open a casino in this western.
Style: humorous, realistic, semi serious, psychotronic, allegory ...
Audience: boys' night
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Time: 19th century, 80s
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
The Rare Breed (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: When her husband dies en route to America, Martha Price and her daughter Hilary are left to carry out his dream: the introduction of Hereford cattle into the American West. They enlist Sam "Bulldog" Burnett in their efforts to transport ...
Style: semi serious, realistic, humorous, cult film
Plot: vigilantism, heroes, redemption, horse and wagon, frontier justice, cattle, whistling, breeding, animal life, righting the wronged, friends, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, victorian, 1880s
Place: texas, europe, usa, england, st. louis missouri
⇓ similarity ⇓
39%
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Johnny Oro (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Ringo's nemesis returns to town and wants revenge for the murder of his brother.
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious
Plot: small town, orchestral, rivalry, chase, crimes, chases and races, bounty hunter, gang, vengeance, track down, old west, violence ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, texas, usa, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
Brothers in Arms (2005)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Old West. New Soul. Big Payback.
Style: realistic, serious, suspense, suspenseful, tense
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 ⇓
37%
 5.7
 272
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 ⇓
37%
 5.9
 587
The Virginian (2000)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A cowboy finds himself betrayed by his best friend and must choose between bringing him to justice and alienating the pretty schoolteacher he is in love with.
Style: serious, captivating, intense, tense, realistic
Plot: cowboy, love affair, starting over, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, vigilantism, moral dilemma, hopes, romance, injustice, farm, americana ...
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