Movies like Blazing Saddles

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Blazing Saddles (1974)
 7.8
 115K
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, witty, exciting, realistic, not serious, surprise ending, satirical, funny, absurd, clever ...
Plot: cowboy, desert, small town, horse, african american, singer, sheriff, gay slur, gun, governor, ceremony, frontier town, saloon girl, marching band, interrupted hanging, parody, prejudice, old west, friends, misfit, interracial relations, society, convict, native americans, buddies ...
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, horse, old west, partners, buddies and friends mostly in Western, Comedy and Action genres. Some movies like Blazing Saddles: They Call Me Trinity (1970), Three Amigos (1986), The Frisco Kid (1979), Big Money Rustlas (2010), Shanghai Noon (2000). 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, realistic, exciting, semi serious, buddy comedy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: drifter, small town, bar fight, identity theft, mormon, brother, sheriff, settler, cowboy, gunslinger, false identity, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, california, texas, tokyo, canada ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
100%
 6.5
 62K
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, against the odds, danger, buddies, dishonesty, disorder ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century, 80s
Place: mexico, latin america, dungeon
⇓ similarity ⇓
76%
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, clever, realistic, offbeat, semi serious ...
Plot: rabbi, fish out of water, old west, amish, bank robber, friendship, culture clash, siblings relations, anti heroes, fugitives, crimes, disorder ...
Time: 50s, 20th century, 19th century, 1850s
Place: california, poland, san francisco, usa, europe ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
71%
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, drugs/alcohol, teaching the ways of the world, newcomer, notoriety, self discovery, gunslinger ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, future
Place: arizona, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
65%
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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: not serious, humorous, rough, offbeat, realistic ...
Audience: teens
Plot: old west, small town, hip hop, disguise, hearse, sheriff, traitor, noose, urination, gunfight, clown, social relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 2010s
Place: usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
57%
 6.6
 111K
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: cowboy, rescue, princess, old west, martial arts, travel, chinese, adventure, friends, danger, partners, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 18th century
Place: china, nevada, hong kong
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
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: witty, semi serious, humorous, cynical, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, native american, society, rescue, gang, politics, self discovery, opposites attract, righting the wronged, tough heroes, chases and races, partners ...
Time: 60s
Place: australia, latin america, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
51%
 6.9
 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: humorous, witty, semi serious, captivating, feel good ...
Plot: vengeance, cowboy, rescue, hanging, ranch, murder, redemption, old west, alcohol abuse, rivalry, criminal heroes, siblings relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming
⇓ similarity ⇓
50%
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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: not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting, funny ...
Audience: pre-teens
Plot: dentist, kidnapping, covered wagon, cowgirl, horse, stagecoach, native american, old west, escapades, criminal heroes, crimes, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: philadelphia, usa, texas, new jersey
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
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: semi serious, humorous, witty, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, outlaw, crimes, chases and races, criminal heroes, buddies, partners, friends, old west, gang, adventure, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, utah, mine
⇓ similarity ⇓
49%
 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, not serious, feel good, road movie, funny ...
Audience: teens
Plot: chase, explosion, train, cowboy, glue, parody, rescue, danger, heroes, friends, rivalry, kidnapping ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: tokyo
⇓ similarity ⇓
47%
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, experiment gone awry, danger ...
Time: 1930s, 1940s
Place: dungeon, europe, transylvania, medical school, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
46%
 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: semi serious, humorous, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: small town, escapades, crimes, criminal heroes, lone wolves, vengeance, good versus evil, gang, rivalry, heroes, partners, small town life ...
Time: 60s, 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
45%
 6.8
 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: realistic, exciting, humorous, semi serious, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, small town, chases and races, crimes, disorder, track down, partners, law enforcement, bar fight, rivalry, bounty hunter, parody ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
43%
 7.7
 46K
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, captivating, offbeat ...
Plot: farce, broadway, director, accountant, hippie, audition, secretary, bribery, attempted murder, scam, playwright, transvestism ...
Time: 60s, 20th century, 1960s
Place: usa, new york, empire state building manhattan new york city, manhattan new york city, poland ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
41%
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, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: monk, mistaken identity, gunslinger, cowboy, brother, family relations, family life, buddies, heroes, disorder, partners, friends ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
40%
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, humorous, semi serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, outlaw, heroic mission, criminal heroes, gangsters, unlikely partners, lone wolves, fugitives, uninhibited rivalry, fight for supremacy, rivalry, elderly ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, turn of the century
⇓ similarity ⇓
37%
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: hotshot hero, unlikely partners, legends and myths, lone wolves, old west, faked death, danger, partners, heroes, friends, friendship, gunfight ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1960s
Place: new mexico, texas, arizona, albuquerque new mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
36%
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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: humorous, semi serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: aging, texas ranger, partners, gangsters, dishonesty, buddies, obsessive quest, heroes, good versus evil, misfit, heist, journalism ...
Time: 60s
Place: texas, nevada, usa, oklahoma
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 4.8
 5K
Wagons East (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
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, mistaken identity, gang, righting the wronged, on the road, americana, buddies, disorder ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s, future
Place: california
⇓ similarity ⇓
35%
 5.9
 680
Blood Money (1974)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Spain, Italy, 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: semi serious, rough, offbeat, exciting, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: martial arts, treasure hunt, older man younger man relationship, danger, partners, old west, riddles and clues, unlikely partners, escapades, interracial relations, judo throw, two man army ...
Time: 19th century
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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: not serious, humorous, realistic, exciting
Plot: old west, parody, heroes, buddies, friends, love triangle, chases and races, escapades, love and romance, rivalry, native american, falling from height ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s
Place: texas, louisiana, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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, quicksand, native american, leadership, track down, partners, society, republican, misfit, injustice, heroes, buddies ...
Time: 19th century
Place: usa, colorado
⇓ similarity ⇓
34%
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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, crimes, chases and races, unlikely partners, fugitives, mute or deaf, lone wolves, hostages, criminal heroes, crime gone awry ...
Time: 19th century
Place: australia, arizona, cuba
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
Rustlers' Rhapsody (1985)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 88 min.
Story: While the audience watches a black and white horse opera, a narrator's voice wonders what such a movie would be like today. Rex O'Herlehan, The Singing Cowboy, finds himself in color and enters a cliche ridden town, in which the evil ...
Style: semi serious, humorous
Plot: singing cowboy, buddies, heroes, small town life, disorder, escapades, anti heroes, goofy hero, crimes, vengeance, good versus evil, society ...
Time: 80s
⇓ similarity ⇓
33%
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: humorous, exciting, realistic, semi serious, surprise ending ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: heist, chase, violence, gold, ranch, adventure, vengeance, friends, tough heroes, criminal heroes, crimes, cons and scams ...
Place: usa, mexico
⇓ similarity ⇓
32%
 4.2
 203
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, humorous, semi serious, realistic ...
Plot: cowboy, buddies, dishonesty, disorder, heroes, partners, friends, injustice, crimes, music, cons and scams, criminal heroes ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 6.9
 50K
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: old west, friendship, gunfight, outlaw gang, chase, cowboys and outlaws, on the run, small town, vigilantism, cowboy, street shootout, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, mexico, arizona, nebraska ...
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
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, semi serious, witty, clever ...
Plot: culture clash, politics, cons and scams, celebrity culture, artists and showbiz, legends and myths, buddies, leadership, americana, imperialism, ambition, showbiz ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: usa, california, canada
⇓ similarity ⇓
31%
 4.1
 72
Six Gun (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: When three cowboys show up dead, Tommy, a hard-drinking, retired bounty hunter whose ranch is on the brink for foreclosure, must saddle up one more time to stop the bandit and collect a ransom. Prepare yourself to go back in time to the real old ...
Style: rough, humorous, serious, realistic
Plot: bounty hunter, horse, escapades, heroes, partners, track down, buddies, partners against crime, chases and races, crimes, danger, old west ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa
⇓ similarity ⇓
30%