Movies like Blazing Saddles

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Blazing Saddles (1974)
 7.7
 117K
Blazing Saddles (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A town – where everyone seems to be named Johnson – is in the way of the railroad and, in order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar, a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is killed, the town demands a new sheriff from the Governor, so Hedley convinces him to send the town the first black sheriff in the west.
Style: humorous, exciting, not serious, light, talky, witty, realistic, surprise ending, satirical, funny ...
Plot: cowboy, small town, sheriff, ceremony, african american, desert, old west, misfit, interracial relations, convict, buddies, nothing goes right, odd couple, gunfight, horse, singer, gay slur, musical number, farce, gun, governor, frontier town, saloon girl, interrupted hanging, marching band ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s

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Most similar movies to Blazing Saddles

The list contains related movies ordered by similarity. Recommendation engine sorted out humorous, realistic, semi serious and exciting films with plots about gunfight, cowboy, old west, horse, buddies, partners and heroes mostly in Comedy, Western and Action genres. Some movies like Blazing Saddles: They Call Me Trinity (1970), Three Amigos (1986), The Frisco Kid (1979), Big Money Rustlas (2010), The Villain (1979). The matching attributes are highlighted in bold.
They Call Me Trinity (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The simple story has the pair coming to the rescue of peace-loving Mormons when land-hungry Major Harriman sends his bullies to harass them into giving up their fertile valley. Trinity and Bambino manage to save the Mormons and send the bad guys ...
Style: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, small town, bar fight, mormon, identity theft, sheriff, brother, cowboy, gunslinger, settler, false identity, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, california, texas, tokyo, canada ...
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100%
 6.5
 64K
Three Amigos (1986)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Three unemployed actors accept an invitation to a Mexican village to replay their bandit fighter roles, unaware that it is the real thing.
Style: humorous, not serious, idiotic, funny, light ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: village, parody, rescue, actor, farce, friendship, fish out of water, danger, crimes, gang, disorder, against the odds ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
80%
The Frisco Kid (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: Rabbi Avram arrives in Philadelphia from Poland en route to San Francisco where he will be a congregation's new rabbi. An innocent and inexperienced traveller, he is tricked by con men to pay for the trip to go west, then they leave him and his ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, talky, touching, clever ...
Plot: rabbi, fish out of water, old west, bank robber, partners, heist, crimes, friendship, culture clash, disorder, buddies, clergy ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 50s, 1850s
Place: california, poland, san francisco, europe, usa ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
75%
A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.
Style: humorous, satirical, funny, absurd, not serious ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, parody, farm, duel, small town, fall in love, teaching the ways of the world, self discovery, notoriety, newcomer, drugs/alcohol, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: usa, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
66%
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Big Money Rustlas (2010)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Insane Clown Posse heads back to the Wild West in this prequel to BIG MONEY HUSTLAS. Nothing happens in the dusty town of Mud Bug without the approval of gambling magnate Big Baby Chips (Violent J), and the locals turn and run when his henchmen ...
Style: offbeat, not serious, rough, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hip hop, old west, small town, disguise, noose, traitor, clown, gunfight, urination, hearse, sheriff, small town life ...
Time: 19th century, 2010s, 1880s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
60%
 5.4
 6K
The Villain (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Handsome Stranger has agreed to escort Charming Jones to collect her inheritance from her father. But Avery Jones wants the money, and hires notorious outlaw Cactus Jack to ambush Charming. However, Cactus Jack is not very good at robbing people.
Style: humorous, feel good, light, funny, entertaining ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, cowboy, parody, disorder, nothing goes right, escapades, goofy hero, explosion, train, glue, robbery, adventure ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
 6.5
 113K
Shanghai Noon (2000)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Chon Wang, a clumsy imperial guard trails Princess Pei Pei when she is kidnapped from the Forbidden City and transported to America. Wang follows her captors to Nevada, where he teams up with an unlikely partner, outcast outlaw Roy O'Bannon, ...
Style: humorous, exciting, feel good, funny, light ...
Audience: boys' night, teens
Plot: rescue, cowboy, princess, old west, chinese, martial arts, travel, adventure, society, partners, disorder, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 18th century
Place: china, nevada, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
58%
The Shakiest Gun in the West (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Jesse W. Haywood (Don Knotts) graduates from dental school in Philadelphia in 1870 and goes west to become a frontier dentist. Penelope "Bad Penny" Cushing (Barbara Rhoades) is offered a pardon if she will track down a ring of gun ...
Style: realistic, not serious, humorous, exciting, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: kidnapping, dentist, horse, cowgirl, stagecoach, covered wagon, native american, partners, pardon, undercover, old west, heist ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: philadelphia, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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Butch and Sundance: The Early Days (1979)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: A "prequel" of sorts to "Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid," chronicling the two outlaws' lives in the years before the events portrayed in the Newman/Redford movie.
Style: exciting, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, outlaw, on the run, adventure, criminal heroes, crimes, chases and races, friends, friendship, gang, partners, buddies ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, utah, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
48%
The Scalphunters (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Trapper Joe is on his way to the town with all of his gain of hides of the last winter. However a group of Indians stops him and takes all of his hides, leaving him the escaped slave Joseph instead. But Joe has no use for Joseph and is determined to ...
Style: cynical, witty, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american, chase, society, politics, gang, rescue, track down, buddies, partners, righting the wronged, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, australia, latin america
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
 6.6
 2K
Boss Nigger (1975)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two black bounty hunters ride into a small town out West in pursuit of an outlaw. They discover that the town has no sheriff, and soon take over that position, much against the will of the mostly white townsfolk.
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, rough, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, chases and races, bar fight, bounty hunter, parody, small town, rivalry, disorder, law enforcement, track down, partners, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 6.8
 12K
Cat Ballou (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A woman seeking revenge for her murdered father hires a famous gunman, but he's very different from what she expects.
Style: semi serious, captivating, harsh, melancholic, talky ...
Plot: vengeance, rescue, ranch, murder, redemption, criminal heroes, family relations, hitman, old west, wilderness, hanging, cowboy ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
Young Frankenstein (1974)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A young neurosurgeon inherits the castle of his grandfather, the famous Dr. Victor von Frankenstein. In the castle he finds a funny hunchback, a pretty lab assistant and the elderly housekeeper. Young Frankenstein believes that the work of his ...
Style: humorous, not serious, gothic, emotional, absurd ...
Plot: mad scientist, experiment, parody, scientist, monster, inheritance, castle, haunted by the past, disorder, surgery, supernatural, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: dungeon, europe, transylvania, usa, medical school
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
Trinity Is STILL My Name! (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 117 min.
Story: A couple of two-bit thieving brothers try and keep a promise to their dying father: stick together and become successful outlaws. Bambino reluctantly agrees to show younger Trinity the ropes, but their gentle demeanors tend to diminish their haul by ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monk, cowboy, gunslinger, mistaken identity, brother, family relations, disorder, buddies, family life, partners, friendship, friends ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
44%
 5.7
 3K
Boot Hill (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Victims of oppressive town boss Honey are offered help by an unusual alliance of gunmen and circus performers
Style: humorous, semi serious, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, rivalry, vengeance, good versus evil, gang, friends, social relations, partners, buddies, small town life, americana, heroes ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
The Good Guys and the Bad Guys (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Marshal Flagg, an aging lawman about to be retired, hears that his old nemesis, the outlaw McKaye, is back in the area and planning a robbery. Riding out to hunt down McKaye, Flagg is captured by McKaye's gang and finds out that McKaye is no ...
Style: realistic, exciting, semi serious, humorous
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, outlaw, chases and races, obsessive quest, gangsters, fugitives, heroes, heist, good versus evil, elderly, on the run, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
 4.8
 5K
Wagons East (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: After the 1860s Wild West, a group of misfit settlers - including ex-doctor Phil Taylor, prostitute Belle, and homosexual bookseller Julian - decide they cannot live in their current situation in the west. They hire a grizzled alcoholic wagon master ...
Style: humorous, not serious, satirical, absurd, melancholic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, native american, gunslinger, parody, culture clash, righting the wronged, tough heroes, gang, misfit, mistaken identity, disorder, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 7.6
 47K
The Producers (1967)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Broadway producer, Max Bialystock and his accountant, Leo Bloom plan to make money by charming little old ladies to invest in a production many times over what it will actually cost, and then put on a sure-fire flop, so nobody will ask for their ...
Style: clever, humorous, witty, realistic, biting ...
Plot: farce, broadway, bribery, attempted murder, audition, director, secretary, hippie, accountant, scam, playwright, transvestism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: new york, usa, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
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Texas Across the River (1966)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: The Louisiana wedding of debutante Phoebe Ann Naylor to Don Andrea de Baldasar, El Duce de la Casala is stopped by the Cavalry over a matter of honor. Don Andrea flees across the river to Texas, where he meets up with Sam Hollis and his Indian ...
Style: humorous, not serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: parody, old west, buddies, love triangle, friends, love and romance, escapades, heroes, chases and races, rivalry, native american, cowboy hat ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
38%
 6.7
 15K
Silent Movie (1976)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Aspiring filmmakers Mel Funn, Marty Eggs and Dom Bell go to a financially troubled studio with an idea for a silent movie. In an effort to make the movie more marketable, they attempt to recruit a number of big name stars to appear, while the ...
Style: humorous, satirical, absurd, light, clever ...
Audience: teens
Plot: hollywood, parody, filmmaking, actor's life, silent film, goofy hero, artists and showbiz, disorder, buddies, nothing goes right, showbiz, comeback ...
Time: 70s, 20th century, 1930s, 1920s, 1950s
Place: california, usa, manhattan new york city
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 4.2
 209
No Sweat (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two incompetent Western outlaws engineer several failed crimes, including a botched stagecoach holdup. Fred Williamson, a tough-guy perennial in blaxploitation movies, does a rare comedy turn as a blundering patsy to Richard Pryor's slick con ...
Style: offbeat, witty, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: cowboy, heroes, disorder, dishonesty, buddies, partners, music, criminal heroes, crimes, cons and scams, injustice, misfit ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
 7.2
 34K
The Outlaws (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and a murderous posse. It's up to the sharp-shooting ...
Style: exciting, realistic, feel good, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, good versus evil, old west, small town, group of criminals, friendship, kidnapping, wagon train, horse, sheriff, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
Lightning Jack (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Australia
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Lightning Jack Kane is an Australian outlaw in the wild west. During a bungled bank robbery he picks up mute Ben Doyle as a hostage. The two become good friends, with Jack teaching Ben how to rob banks, while they plan Jack's last heist.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, funny, melancholic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friendship, heist, adventure, hostages, heroes, mute or deaf, chases and races, crimes, lone wolves, criminal heroes, fugitives, unlikely partners ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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My Name Is Nobody (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France, West Germany
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Jack Beauregard, one of the greatest gunman of the Old West, only wants to retire in peace and move to Europe. But a young gunfighter, known as "Nobody", who idolizes Beauregard, wants him to go out in glory. So he arranges for Jack to ...
Style: humorous, clever, exciting, realistic, semi serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: friends, faked death, danger, partners, unlikely partners, hotshot hero, lone wolves, heroes, legends and myths, old west, friendship, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s
Place: texas, albuquerque new mexico, new mexico, arizona
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.8
 702
Blood Money (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, Hong Kong, USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: During a hold-up in the Wild West, Dakota kills a rich old Chinese man, Wang. Later, he is captured, sentenced, and is about to be hanged - and he never profitted from Wang's death, has he buried him with the photographs of his four widows, and ...
Style: rough, semi serious, offbeat, realistic, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, treasure hunt, older man younger man relationship, danger, partners, old west, riddles and clues, interracial relations, unlikely partners, escapades, bar shootout, kicked in the stomach ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
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, ranch, gold, vengeance, frame up, rivalry, jail, cowboy, violence, old west, adventure ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
The Hallelujah Trail (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 165 min.
Story: A wagon train heads for Denver with a cargo of whisky for the miners. Chaos ensues as the Temperance League, the US cavalry, the miners and the local Indians all try to take control of the valuable cargo.
Style: semi serious, humorous, offbeat, epic, 70mm film
Plot: wagon train, native american, quicksand, society, misfit, republican, gang, tough heroes, friends, culture clash, americana, injustice ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
Dirty Dingus Magee (1970)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Ass-breaker Dingus Magee is looking for a gold train when he comes upon old acquaintance Hoke Birdsill on stage to San Francisco, and robs him of his money. Hoke goes to the nearby town of Yerkey's Hole, where Belle Knops is both mayor and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, prostitute, interracial relations, chases and races, criminal heroes, crimes, anti heroes, master and servant, fugitives, heroes, misfit, americana ...
Place: new mexico, california
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Buffalo Bill and the Indians, or Sitting Bull's History Lesson (1976)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 123 min.
Story: Buffalo Bill plans to put on his own Wild West sideshow, and Chief Sitting Bull has agreed to appear in it. However, Sitting Bull has his own hidden agenda, involving the President and General Custer.
Style: cynical, humorous, clever, semi serious, offbeat ...
Plot: culture clash, politics, showbiz, society, americana, old west, celebrity culture, legends and myths, cons and scams, artists and showbiz, ambition, imperialism ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
The Over-the-Hill Gang (1969)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Classic comedic western, Captain Oren Hayes of the Texas Rangers takes a break to visit his daughter in a neighboring town. When he arrives he find's his daughter Hannah's husband Jeff is running for Mayor against a corrupt town boss, Nard ...
Style: realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aging, texas ranger, heist, journalism, tough heroes, friends, righting the wronged, lone wolves, vengeance, good versus evil, misfit, americana ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%