Movies and TV shows set in tucson arizona

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in tucson arizona ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, exciting, suspenseful, tense and humorous films and TV shows about / with arizona territory, desert, crimes, ambush, rivalry, vengeance, murder, gunfight, cowboy and chase plots mostly in Western, Drama and Comedy genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as tucson arizona: The Last Man on Earth (2015), Black Jack (1968), Shalako (1968), Ghost Adventures (2008), Sons of Tucson (2010), Catlow (1971), Geronimo (1993), The Shootist (1976), Geronimo: An American Legend (1993), The Train Robbers (1973).

List of movies set in tucson arizona

The Last Man on Earth (2015)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Drama, Romance, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 22 min.
Story: The year is 2022, and after an unlikely event, only one man is left on earth: Phil Miller, who used to be just an average guy who loved his family and hated his job at the bank. Now, in his RV, Phil searches the country for other survivors.
Style: not serious, humorous, light, entertaining, exciting ...
Audience: teen comedy, family outing
Plot: couples, survival, disorder, partners, chaos, sitcom, danger, odd couple, survivor, desert, couple relations, post apocalyptic ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: usa, tucson arizona, arizona
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 6.6
 156
Black Jack (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Israel
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Black Jack Murphy (Robert Woods) is the brains in an outfit of outlaws who rob the bank at Tusca City. All goes to plan with the heist but once the loot is safely obtained Jack's men lose no time in trying to double cross him. Wily Jack manages ...
Plot: rape, revenge, bank robbery, apache indian, arizona territory, leather jacket, apache, street shootout, jacket, american indian, native american, torture
Place: arizona, tucson arizona
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 5.5
 2K
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
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, rescue, native american, opposites attract, adventure, tough heroes, culture clash, vengeance, adventurer, hostages, crimes, danger ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, tucson arizona
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Ghost Adventures (2008)
Genre: History, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
Story: Paranormal investigator Zak Bagans and his crew, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin, search for haunted locations both domestically and internationally. During their investigations, Zak and crew acquaint themselves with the general area; interview locals ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, tense, scary, realistic
Plot: ghost, hi-tech, expert, encounter, obsessive quest, investigation, haunted house, reality, experimenting, surprising revelation, confinement indoors, confined ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, new mexico, mine, tucson arizona, arizona
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Sons of Tucson (2010)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Sons of Tucson is a family comedy about three brothers who hire a charming, wayward schemer to stand in as their father when their real one goes to prison. What begins as a business relationship evolves into something more complex and compelling: a ...
Style: realistic, humorous, not serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, dishonesty, disorder, eccentric family, family life, school, friendship, debt, siblings relations, cons and scams, mischievous children, single parent ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
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 5.6
 898
Catlow (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: Catlow is a 1971 western based on a story by Louis L'Amour. It stars Yul Brynner as a outlaw determined to pull off a gold robbery and co-stars Richard Crenna and Leonard Nimoy.
Style: exciting, realistic, suspenseful, humorous, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: soldier, heist, desert, bounty hunter, outlaw, apache, friends, tough heroes, on the run, vengeance, kidnapping, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, arizona, tucson arizona
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 6.5
 419
Geronimo (1993)
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: The story of the greatest Native American warrior who, together with the rest of his Apache tribesmen, defied American and Mexican Armies in 1867. Finally caught and sent to a reservation camp, he eluded a military force of 5000 for 18 months before ...
Plot: chihuahua, bigotry, scout, apache, apache territory, arizona territory, apache indian, native american, desert
Place: arizona, tucson arizona
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 7.7
 20K
The Shootist (1976)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Afflicted with a terminal illness John Bernard Brooks, the last of the legendary gunfighters, quietly returns to Carson City for medical attention from his old friend Dr. Hostetler. Aware that his days are numbered, the troubled man seeks solace and ...
Style: touching, emotional, serious, realistic, psychological ...
Plot: hitman, small town, gambling, self defense, terminal illness, widow, legends and myths, criminal heroes, vengeance, dishonesty, small town life, deadly ...
Time: 1900s, 20th century, turn of the century, 19th century
Place: nevada, tucson arizona, california
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Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in particular, Geronimo, is restless. Pushed over the edge by broken promises and ...
Style: realistic, captivating, rough, serious, sincere ...
Plot: apache, bounty hunter, racism, soldier, native american, genocide, culture clash, vengeance, war, leadership, campaign, injustice ...
Place: mexico, latin america, tucson arizona, arizona
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The Train Robbers (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A gunhand named Lane is hired by a widow, Mrs. Lowe, to find gold stolen by her husband so that she may return it and start fresh.
Style: suspenseful, semi serious, humorous, tense, surprise ending
Plot: gang, gold, widow, false accusation, treasure hunt, rivalry, friendship, cons and scams, crimes, friends, chases and races, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: mexico, latin america, tucson arizona
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The Wild Wild West (1965)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 50 min.
Story: The Wild Wild West is an American television series that ran on CBS for four seasons from September 17, 1965 to April 4, 1969. Two television movies were made with the original cast in 1979 and 1980, and the series was adapted for a motion picture ...
Style: semi serious, humorous, stylized, suspenseful, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: good versus evil, undercover, spy, gadget, secret agent, rivalry, secret service, old west, intelligence, heroes, partners, take over ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, mexico, tucson arizona
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 7.8
 113K
Tombstone (1993)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: Legendary marshal Wyatt Earp, now a weary gunfighter, joins his brothers Morgan and Virgil to pursue their collective fortune in the thriving mining town of Tombstone. But Earp is forced to don a badge again and get help from his notorious pal Doc ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful, suspense, dramatic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, sheriff, dying, murder, cowboy, old west, vengeance, friendship, confrontation, veteran, gang, buddies ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, california
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South of Heaven, West of Hell (2000)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 131 min.
Story: Valentine Casey is a Marshal in the desolate Tucson territory of the early 1900's. On Christmas Eve, his outlaw family pays him a disturbing visit. He must confront the sins of his past. He and his partner, U.S. Christmas, journey through the ...
Style: rough, realistic, serious, atmospheric
Plot: desert, outlaw, tough heroes, law enforcement, small town, haunted by the past, old west, gang, crimes, siblings relations, criminal heroes, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 1910s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
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 7.7
 268K
3:10 to Yuma (2007)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: In Arizona in the late 1800s, infamous outlaw Ben Wade and his vicious gang of thieves and murderers have plagued the Southern Railroad. When Wade is captured, Civil War veteran Dan Evans, struggling to survive on his drought-plagued ranch, ...
Style: psychological, tense, rough, exciting, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, gang, heroic mission, old west, race against time, rivalry, dishonesty, righting the wronged, chases and races, morality, heroes, crimes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: arizona, usa, mine, tucson arizona, mexico
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Man of the East (1972)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: By his dying father's last wish Joe is sent to the Wild West to become a real guy. The dreamy young man despises guns and fights likes poems and prefers bicycles to horses. Now his three teachers footpads all of them shall teach him otherwise. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar fight, rivalry, escapades, anti heroes, last wish, heroes, old west, cowboy, stage, ranch, hit in the face, street shootout ...
Place: arizona, phoenix arizona, tucson arizona
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 7.5
 126
Hondo (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Hondo is a 17-episode Western television series starring Ralph Taeger that aired in the United States on ABC during the 1967 fall season. The series was produced by Batjac Productions, Inc., Fenady Associates, Inc., and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer ...
Plot: boss, drunkenness, mayor, girlfriend, fort, trial, custody, scalping, sheep, apache, posse, scheme ...
Time: 1870s
Place: mine, arizona, mexico, tucson arizona
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The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The High Chaparral is an American Western-themed television series starring Leif Erickson and Cameron Mitchell which aired on NBC from 1967 to 1971. The series, made by Xanadu Productions in association with NBC Productions, was created by David ...
Style: realistic, sentimental, captivating, serious
Plot: ranch, single parent, farm, family life, old west, starting over, family business, crumbling marriage, siblings relations, hopes, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona, mexico
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 7.9
 88
The Outcasts (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Outcasts is an American Western genre television series, appearing on ABC in the 1968-69 season. The series stars Don Murray and Otis Young. It is most notable for being the first television Western with an African American co-star.
Plot: black man, cabin, ghost town, cow, rattlesnake, trapped, runaway, shoot out, shaman, life, surprise attack, winchester rifle ...
Place: mexico, arizona, mine, texas, new mexico ...
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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: suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough, realistic
Plot: prison, kidnapping, rescue, gang, mistaken identity, aging, heroes, deadly, dishonesty, obsessive quest, escapades, chases and races ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, usa, tucson arizona
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 8.1
 3K
The Fugitive (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 51 min.
Story: The Fugitive is an American drama series created by Roy Huggins and produced by QM Productions and United Artists Television that aired on ABC from 1963 to 1967. David Janssen stars as Richard Kimble, a doctor who is falsely convicted of his ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, twists and turns, captivating, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: chase, escape, manhunt, injustice, dishonesty, deadly, death sentence, law enforcement, coincidence, murder, on the run, on the road ...
Time: 60s, 20th century
Place: indiana, california, arizona, new mexico, phoenix arizona ...
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The Quick and the Dead (1995)
Genre: Action, Romance, Thriller, Western
Country: Japan, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A mysterious woman comes to compete in a quick-draw elimination tournament, in a town taken over by a notorious gunman.
Style: stylized, atmospheric, suspenseful, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: duel, small town, revenge, prairie, old west, vengeance, rivalry, crimes, female protagonist, gun duel, prison, pistol ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona, mexico, tucson arizona, texas
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 6.9
 8K
Chisum (1970)
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Cattle baron John Chisum joins forces with Billy the Kid and Pat Garrett to fight the Lincoln County land war.
Style: tense, exciting, realistic, serious, rough ...
Audience: kids
Plot: old west, bounty hunter, cattle, billy the kid, elderly, aging, dishonesty, heroes, tough heroes, corrupt law enforcer, crimes, chases and races ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 80s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, tucson arizona, mexico ...
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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: realistic, exciting, rough, suspenseful, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: adventure, lone wolves, rivalry, small town, desert, good versus evil, vengeance, danger, partners, heroes, tough heroes, vigilantism ...
Place: arizona, mexico, tucson arizona
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The Todd Killings (1971)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Based on the true story of '60s thrill-killer Charles Schmidt ("The Pied Piper of Tucson"), Skipper Todd (Robert F. Lyons) is a charismatic 23-year old who charms his way into the lives of high school kids in a small California town. ...
Plot: serial killer, murder, teenager, teenage girl, high school, homosexual, burial, splatter, repressed homosexual, police, drugs, sex ...
Place: california, arizona, tucson arizona
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Here We Go Again, Eh Providence? (1973)
Genre: Western, Adventure, Comedy
Country: Spain, Italy, France
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Providence is up to his old tricks again and must find a new way to get money after the new President declares a general amnesty.
Plot: roulette, asian man, gunshot, martial arts, gold, sword fight, sidekick, musical number, blowtorch, bullet, man dressed as woman, magnet ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona
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 3.7
 154
The Decoy (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: A deputy must escort a longtime friend to be hanged for the crime of murdering his wife's parents. Along the way he discovers the startling truth about the murders, and is forced to face the real danger.
Plot: ambush, lawman, threat, outlaw, arrest, pregnancy, held at gunpoint, shot to death, corpse, beating, sheriff, beaten to death ...
Place: arizona, mine, tucson arizona
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 6.4
 16K
Hamlet 2 (2008)
Genre: Comedy, Music
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: From the same people that brought you "Little Miss Sunshine," Hamlet 2 is the story of Dana Marschz, a high school drama teacher facing the cancellation of his program. A spoof on the typical story of bringing inner city and privileged ...
Style: humorous, witty, realistic, biting, exciting ...
Audience: teens
Plot: high school, teacher, cultural icon, rock, power relations, human spirit, society, misfit, rehearsal, district attorney, youth, politically correct ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa, manhattan new york city, tucson arizona, san diego california
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 5.8
 6K
Eating Out (2004)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After getting dumped by his girlfriend Tiffani (Rebekah Kochan), Caleb (Scott Lunsford) commiserates with his roommate Kyle (Jim Verraros), who notes that while he has trouble getting the men he wants he could get any woman because he's gay.
Style: not serious, semi serious, witty, humorous, realistic ...
Audience: date night
Plot: phone sex, coming out, love triangle, college, mistaken identity, gay relationship, gay, gays and lesbians, looking for sex, sexual relations, friends, romance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: tucson arizona
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 7.6
 314K
Sicario (2015)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 121 min.
Story: A young female FBI agent joins a secret CIA operation to take down a Mexican cartel boss, a job that ends up pushing her ethical and moral values to the limit.
Style: suspenseful, realistic, serious, suspense, surprise ending ...
Plot: murder, moral dilemma, fbi, cia, tunnel, death of wife, death of daughter, night vision, mercenary, tough girl, crime, drug smuggling ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s
Place: mexico, usa, texas, tucson arizona, phoenix arizona ...
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All About Steve (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 99 min.
Story: After one short date, a brilliant crossword constructor decides that a CNN cameraman is her true love. Because the cameraman's job takes him hither and yon, she crisscrosses the country, turning up at media events as she tries to convince him ...
Style: semi serious, witty, realistic, humorous, entertaining ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: blind date, crossword puzzle, romance, looking for love, wooing, on the road, love and romance, blind ambition, optimism, true love, hostage situation, stereotypes ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa, cross country, tucson arizona
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