Movies like Billy the Kid

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Billy the Kid (1989)
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Billy the Kid (1989)
Original name: Gore Vidal's Billy the Kid
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Gore Vidal's historical novel is brought to life in this television production of Turner Network Television's Billy the Kid.
Plot: billy the kid, realism, horse, cowboy, old west, violence, criminal, gun, death of protagonist, chase, gunfight, sheriff, manhunt, murder, squad, runaway, american history, ambush, small town, revolver, cold blooded killer, hiding place, escape, rifle, shotgun ...
Place: arizona, new mexico, santa fe new mexico, mexico

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Most similar movies to Billy the Kid

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful and exciting films with plots about gun, pistol, gunfight, cowboy, street shootout, winchester rifle and repeating rifle mostly in Western, Drama and Biography genres. Some movies like Billy the Kid: Gunpoint (1966), Seven Dollars on the Red (1966), Rio Diablo (1993), Dead Man's Revenge (1994), Gunmen of Rio Grande (1964). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
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Gunpoint (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A Colorado sheriff pursues a ruthless gang of train robbers into New Mexico, where he has no official jurisdiction. Accompanying him is a motley posse, including a sharp-shooting gambler whose fiancee the gang has kidnapped.
Plot: posse, gang of outlaws, outlaw, cowboy and outlaw, small town, violence, cowboy shirt, old west, fast draw, gun, archive footage, criminal ...
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95%
Seven Dollars on the Red (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A little boy is abducted by ruthless bandit gang leader El Cachal after Cachal and his men butcher the boy's family with the exception of his father. Johnny Ashley, the gunslinger father of the boy, goes searching for his son. Alas, the boy has ...
Plot: cowboys and outlaws, winchester rifle, fistfight, violence, gunfighter, colt .45, six shooter, bar shootout, old west, cowboy, small western town, street shootout ...
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91%
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Rio Diablo (1993)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Kenny Roger's leaves his good-guy image behind as the rugged, gutsy Quentin Leach, a bounty hunter with a quick temper and a trigger finger to match. If you're an outlaw with a price on your head, Leach is the last man you'll want to ...
Style: buddy movie, surprise ending, tragic ending
Plot: cowboy, street shootout, mexican, bar, stabbed with a fork, desert, revenge, kidnapping, horse, cowboy hat, hotel fight, winchester rifle ...
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90%
Dead Man's Revenge (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Bitter and vengeful fugitive Luck Hatcher, dignified former slave turned bounty hunter Jessup Bush, and wily deputy U.S. Marshal Bodine all converge in a small town so they can hatch an intricate con in order to bring greedy and ruthless railroad ...
Plot: outlaw, cowboy shirt, small western town, saddle, revenge, gunfight, cowboy and outlaw, revenge plot, bartender, gang of outlaws, street shootout, spurs ...
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85%
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Desperado: Avalanche at Devil's Ridge (1988)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Duell McCall is an outlaw on the run for a crime he didn't commit. Captured by the law and coerced into helping rescue the daughter of the evil local land baron, he finds himself drawn into an ever-deepening web of lies that threatens to cost ...
Plot: mexican standoff, sheriff, gunfight, desert, revolver, explosion, dynamite, female gunfighter, pistol, six shooter, sand, winchester rifle ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
84%
Gunmen of Rio Grande (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, France, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Wyatt Earp comes to a small town, Rio Bravo, to help the woman saloon owner against the town villain and to save a mine owner from robbery.
Style: serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, heroes, danger, crimes, tough heroes, small town, six shooter, sawed off shotgun, small western town, bar shootout, colt .45, cowboys and outlaws ...
Place: arizona
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82%
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The Kid (2019)
Genre: Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: New Mexico Territory, 1880. Rio Cutler and his older sister Sara must abandon their home after an unfortunate event happens. In their desperate flee to Santa Fe, they cross paths with the infamous outlaw Billy the Kid and his gang, who are ...
Style: sincere, realistic, captivating, disturbing
Plot: outlaw gang, sheriff, cowboy, billy the kid, posse, squad, criminal, outlaw, cowboys and outlaws, violence, gunfight, ambush ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico
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81%
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Los Locos (1997)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: In the Wild West of the 1800s, a gunman is hired to take a group of emotionally-challenged people across the desert.
Plot: old west, desert, mission, sexuality, gunfight, street shootout, violence, left for dead, bare breasts, horse, mother superior, sand ...
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81%
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Machismo: 40 Graves for 40 Guns (1971)
Genre: Western, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: A jailed Mexican bandit is offered a pardon if he will cross the border into Mexico and bring back a gang of murderous gold thieves.
Plot: last stand, blood, machete, deal, main character shot, outlaw, horse, brutality, six shooter, blood splatter, pistol, small town ...
Time: 1910s
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81%
Shootout in a One-Dog Town (1974)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A small-town banker is forced to protect his town against a vicious gang of bank robbers determined to get the $200,000 stored in his bank.
Plot: six shooter, henry rifle, cowboy, colt .45, repeating rifle, revolver, fight, gun, showdown, winchester rifle, horse, old west ...
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80%
Ballad of a Gunfighter (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 84 min.
Story: A former Confederate robs stagecoaches to be able to give money to the local poor people. He soon runs into a gang of robbers who don't have the same good intentions he does.
Plot: gang of outlaws, street fight, song, street shootout, colt .45, old west, outlaw, fistfight, revolver, violence, repeating rifle, gunslinger ...
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80%
Two Violent Men (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Two violent men bent on revenge in the old west.
Plot: violence, horse, saddle, small town, pistol, lawman, two man army, cowboy, winchester rifle, gunfight, fistfight, outlaw gang ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
79%
Gunfighters of Casa Grande (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In this western, a gambler wins a big Mexican ranch and decides to herd all of the cattle upon it into Texas. The crook enlists the aide of a few Mexicans, but they don't realize he plans to cheat them. En route, the cattle drivers are ambushed ...
Plot: horse chase, cattle ranch, ambush, cowboy, shoulder holster, gun, holster, fast draw, criminal, showdown, pistol, bar shootout ...
Place: arizona, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Three Bullets for Ringo (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Pre-American Civil War Ringo and his friends rescue a young woman from kidnappers. Ringo later marries her. With the coming of the civil War Ringo finds himself at odds with one of his friends, Frank, who has joined The South and is now in the pay ...
Plot: gunfight, american civil war, cowboy, horse, colt .45, gunfighter, rifle, pistol, violence, street shootout, outlaw, old west ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
77%
Lone Justice 2 (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: After a six-year absence, Ned Blessing (Brad Johnson) returns to his hometown with his sidekick, Crecencio (Luis Avalos). There he finds a lawless hell-hole governed only by six-shooters and fists. No one in town is willing to stand up to the ...
Plot: colt .45, cowboy boots, pistol, self justice, cowboy shirt, six shooter, spurs, gunfight, justice, gang of outlaws, saddle, horse ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
God Is My Colt .45 (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany
Duration: 85 min.
Story: God Is My Colt .45
Plot: gunfight, death, winchester rifle, cowboys and outlaws, gunslinger, blood, fistfight, duel, violence, cowboy hat, cowboy, pistol ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
Young Guns of Texas (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 78 min.
Story: A man searching for a stolen army payroll is joined by several men after the reward money. One of the pursuers, after killing a ranch foreman, elopes with the ranchers' daughter. Enraged at the shooting of his foreman and convinced that his ...
Plot: street shootout, posse, squad, standoff, fistfight, elopement, ambush, violence, native american attack, cowboys and indians, father daughter relationship, brawl ...
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67%
All Hell Broke Loose (2009)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After serving his county in the Civil War as a skilled sharpshooter, Will Drayton moved West in search of employment using his shooting skills. He ends up with the wrong type of people as a deadly assassin.
Plot: civil war veteran, rancher, gunfighter, spurs, cowboy boots, repeating rifle, winchester rifle, saddle, small western town, henry rifle, pistol, revolver ...
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66%
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Young Guns (1988)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor. But when Billy takes their authority too far, they become the hunted.
Style: stylized, serious, suspense, harsh, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, kids, teens
Plot: cowboy, old west, friendship, gunfight, outlaw gang, chase, cowboys and outlaws, anti hero, anti heroes, small town, on the run, vigilantism ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, nebraska, arizona, mexico ...
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62%
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Yuma (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: A down-and-dirty town is forced to shape up when a new sheriff (Clint Walker) comes to town. However, when a scheme is launched to destroy the lawman's authority, he must discover the perpetrators and preserve his reputation.
Style: rough, suspenseful, tense, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, bar fight, marshal, americana, heroes, crimes, tough law enforcer, dishonesty, gang, good versus evil, law enforcement, lone wolves ...
Place: arizona, yuma arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
Brothers in Arms (2005)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Old West. New Soul. Big Payback.
Style: realistic, serious, tense, suspenseful, suspense
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, criminal heroes, heist, criminal's revenge, bounty hunter, disorder, tough heroes, vigilantism, deadly, on the run, dishonesty, bank ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, usa, africa, kenya
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
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, realistic, exciting, twists and turns, captivating ...
Plot: old west, track down, vengeance, vigilantism, rivalry, partners, crimes, murder, cowboy, gunfight, graphic violence, partners against crime ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: san francisco, arizona
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58%
Reverend's Colt (1970)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 78 min.
Story: Reverend Miller arrives in Tucson where he wants to build a church. But on the very day of his arrival a gang carries out a raid on the bank and the people of Tucson, who are suspicious of the new reverend because he carries a gun, immediately blame ...
Plot: revolver, cowboys and outlaws, cowboy and outlaw, outlaw, wagon train, gunslinger, outlaw gang, cowboy, gunfight, false accusation, preacher, street fight ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
53%
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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, western town, revenge, gunfight, friends, righting the wronged, tough heroes, chases and races, manhunt, buddies, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: arizona
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52%
The Man Who Killed Billy the Kid (1967)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 85 min.
Story: This spaghetti western presents a fictitious version of the often filmed legend of Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid. Billy becomes innocently an outlaw while protecting his mother, but then turns into a trigger happy killer. When he falls in love he ...
Plot: desert, pistol, winchester rifle, gunslinger, sand, horse, runaway, criminal, villain played by lead actor, van, gun, murder ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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Joe Kidd (1972)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A band of Mexicans find their U. S. land claims denied and all the records destroyed in a courthouse fire. Their leader, Louis Chama, encourages them to use force to regain their land. A wealthy landowner wanting the same decides to hire a gang of ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: anti hero, anti heroes, violence, heroes, bounty hunter, gunfighter, cowboy, steam train, chase, gangsters, destiny, lone wolves ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
Pray to God and Dig Your Grave (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 83 min.
Story: Fernando returns home from his self chosen exile in Texas to get revenge for the death of his siblings. Instead he tries to start a revolution against the despotism of the landowners, but his relationship to his old friend Cipriano, who had turned ...
Plot: small western town, street shootout, battle, violence, gun, revolver, mexican army, criminal, combat, peasant army, battles, revolt ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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
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50%
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 ⇓
48%
Beyond the Law (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, West Germany, Monaco
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A thief takes the job as a town sheriff in order to rob a silver shipment before his ex-partner can grab it.
Style: cult film
Plot: gunslinger, warrior, blood, russian, pistol, outlaw, cowboy boots, martial arts, mixed martial arts, sheriff, ambush, blood spatter ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%