American indian movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant american indian movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, captivating, exciting, suspenseful and rough films and TV shows about / with american indian, native american, horse, murder, violence, campfire, gunfight, rifle, horse riding and gun plots mostly in Western, Drama and Adventure genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as american indian: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993), Breaking Wind (2012), The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018), The Legend of Secret Pass (2019), Black Jack (1968), Hey Dude (1989), Renegade Riders (1967), Into the West (2005), The Wild Westerners (1962), The Rider (2017).

List of american indian movies

Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993)
Genre: Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman is an American Western drama series created by Beth Sullivan and starring Jane Seymour who plays Dr. Michaela "Mike" Quinn, a physician who leaves Boston in search of adventure in the American West and who settles ...
Style: touching, sentimental, realistic, serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: doctors and patients, family values, old west, female doctor, small town, society, parents and children, couple relations, interracial relations, american indian, female protagonist, children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, medical school
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Breaking Wind (2012)
Genre: Comedy
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: A comedic spoof based on the worldwide phenomenon "The Twilight Saga."
Style: not serious, humorous, dark humor, idiotic, cynical
Audience: teens
Plot: parody, vampire, werewolf, supernatural romance, supernatural, youth, teenage love, supernatural ability, teenage life, disorder, love triangle, rivalry ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
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The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: An anthology film weaving together the stories of six individuals in the old West at the end of the Civil War.
Plot: cowboy, bank robbery, stagecoach, american indian, singing cowboy, wagon train, anthology, parody, prostitute, dog, food, blood ...
Place: arizona, oregon, new mexico
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A Man from Boulevard des Capucines (1987)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: Soviet Union
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Mr Jonny First arrives to the Wild West to present the art of the Cinematograph.
Style: humorous, entertaining, captivating, wild
Plot: adventurer, cowboy, bar fight, cinematographer, highwayman, drinking, drunkenness, stagecoach robbery, cinema, armed robbery, horse chase, murder ...
Time: 19th century
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The Legend of Secret Pass (2019)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: The 'Legend of Secret Pass' takes place in the mountains of the South West and involves Thunderbirds of Indian mythology and an animal refuge of mystical proportions. An unlikely troop of animals and humans are caught up in a clash of ...
Style: exciting, offbeat, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing, preschoolers, kids
Plot: escapades, deadly creature, young heroes, wizards and magicians, imaginary, destiny, animal life, gory, heroes, family, legends and myths, danger ...
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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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Hey Dude (1989)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Hey Dude is an American Western comedy series that aired from 1989 to 1991. The show was broadcast on the Nickelodeon network, and aired reruns on Nickelodeon until early 1999, and now on TeenNick ever since late 2011. Hey Dude was ...
Style: touching, feel good, realistic, humorous, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: friendship, adventure, native americans, farm, workplace, partners, americana, friends, boss and employee, workplace situations, family, rich girl ...
Time: 80s
Place: usa, arizona
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Renegade Riders (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chamaco finds himself on the wrong end of a firing squad after tracking an ex-Confederate to interrogate him about General Beauregard's missing gold. He's saved by a stranger who calls himself Stuart (Byrnes). Stuart claims to know the ...
Plot: fortress, treasure, cold blooded murder, veteran, mexican american border, pastor, civil war veteran, infantry, camp, luxury, beard, scam ...
Time: 1860s
Place: texas, mexico
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Into the West (2005)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 552 min.
Story: Steven Spielberg executive produced this TNT miniseries about American Westward expansion during the 19th century. Told from both the perspective of the white Wheeler family and the Native American Lakota tribe, the 12-hour epic follows the clans as ...
Style: epic, serious, sincere, atmospheric, realistic
Plot: old west, native american, destiny, genocide, tribe, rebelliousness, struggle, society, culture clash, gold, revolution, americana ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
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The Wild Westerners (1962)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 70 min.
Story: Sheriff Plummer and his men are using their badges to easily rob gold shipments and kill the drivers. Marshal McDowell and his men are looking for the killers. They catch one who is murdered to keep from talking but his killer is identified as ...
Plot: gunpowder, outlaw, wife, cowboys and outlaws, repeating rifle, cigar, native american attack, bar fight, saloon girl, winchester rifle, knife attack, battle ...
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The Rider (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Once a rising star of the rodeo circuit, and a gifted horse trainer, young cowboy Brady is warned that his riding days are over, after a horse crushed his skull at a rodeo. Back home on the Pine Ridge Reservation, with little desire or alternatives ...
Style: touching, suspenseful, exciting, captivating, rough
Plot: rodeo, cowboy, disabled person, head injury, riding accident, horse, lasso, human animal relationship, pain, unhappiness, father son relationship, friendship ...
Time: 21st century, 2010s
Place: south dakota
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Mackenna's Gold (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: The gangster Colorado kidnaps Marshal McKenna. He believes that McKenna has seen a map which leads to a rich vein of gold in the mountains and forces him to show him the way. But they're not the only ones who're after the gold; soon they ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: treasure hunt, chase, desert, gang, map, gold, marshal, good versus evil, adventure, vengeance, journalism, adventurer ...
Time: 20th century, 60s
Place: usa, colorado, mexico, arizona, california
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The Raiders (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill and Calamity Jane help a Texas rancher against the railroad. , against the railroad.
Style: exciting, captivating, realistic, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: dishonesty, track down, heroes, gangsters, leadership, righting the wronged, fugitives, chases and races, crimes, old west, gang, rivalry ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: kansas, texas
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Woman Walks Ahead (2017)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 101 min.
Story: A headstrong New York painter embarks on a dangerous journey to meet Sitting Bull, but must face off with an Army officer intent war with the Native Americans.
Style: based on true events
Plot: native american, native american reservation, eating, food, snow, painting, horse riding, widow, american indian, horse, cigar smoking, portrait painting ...
Time: 19th century
Place: north dakota
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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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Dances with Wolves (1990)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 181 min.
Story: Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide – and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.
Style: sentimental, touching, serious, sincere, exciting ...
Plot: american civil war, self discovery, culture clash, civil war, friendship, warrior, native american, redemption, officer, lifestyle change, tribe, courage ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1840s
Place: kansas, tennessee, usa, nebraska, south dakota
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Satanic Panic (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, History, Horror, Romance, Thriller, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 91 min.
Story: A young Mohawk woman and her two lovers battle a squad of American soldiers hell-bent on revenge.
Plot: gore, native american, revenge, murder, racism, blood, forest, decapitation, extreme violence, ghost, stabbing, head on a stake ...
Time: 1800s
Place: new york, usa
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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, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: vengeance, cowboy, rescue, hanging, ranch, murder, redemption, deadly, siblings relations, criminal heroes, family relations, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1900s, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming
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The Ballad of Lefty Brown (2017)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: Aging sidekick Lefty Brown has ridden with Eddie Johnson his entire life. But when a rustler kills Eddie, Lefty is forced from his partner’s shadow and must confront the ugly realities of frontier justice.
Plot: senator, shame, noose, kicking, snake bite, hit with a rifle butt, coughing, murder of husband, telegram, apology, promise, friend ...
Place: montana
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Children of the Dust (1995)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 175 min.
Story: In the Oklahoma Territory of the late 1880s, Gypsy Smith (Poitier) is a gunslinger of African American and Cherokee descent. Smith helps African American homesteaders to settle the territory under the specter of Jim Crow. Meanwhile, a young Native ...
Plot: gunfighter, bounty hunter, american indian
Time: 19th century
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Bigfoot and Wildboy (1977)
Genre: Adventure
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Children's series about Wildboy, an orphan who was raised in the wilderness of the Pacific Northwest by the legendary Sasquatch. Wildboy and Bigfoot roamed the countryside stomping out pollution, capturing diabolical villains, and rescuing ...
Style: based on legend
Plot: adventurer, legend, bigfoot, forest, super strength, native american white relationships, father daughter relationship, american indian, forest ranger, sasquatch, crime fighter, feral child ...
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Hostiles (2017)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: A legendary Native American-hating Army captain nearing retirement in 1892 is given one last assignment: to escort a Cheyenne chief and his family through dangerous territory back to his Montana reservation.
Plot: chief, bigotry, native american reservation, native american, property, shackles, remorse, forgiveness, hostility, journey, indian chief, burial ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, montana, colorado
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Wind River (2017)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller
Country: UK, Canada, USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: An FBI agent teams with the town's veteran game tracker to investigate a murder that occurred on a Native American reservation.
Style: surprise ending, suspense, suspenseful, bleak, sentimental
Plot: investigation, murder, rape, snow, violence, native american reservation, forest, fbi, friendship, mountain, forensics, death ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, wyoming
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Certain Women (2016)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: The lives of four women intersect in small-town America, where each is imperfectly blazing a trail.
Plot: lesbian interest, flirting, loneliness, affair, dysfunctional relationship, whistling, drinking, eyeglasses, gay crush, broken arm, seat belt, unrequited love ...
Time: year 1975, year 1918, year 1959, year 1966, 2010s
Place: montana
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Embrace of the Serpent (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Colombia, Venezuela, Argentina
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The epic story of the first contact, encounter, approach, betrayal and, eventually, life-transcending friendship, between Karamakate, an Amazonian shaman, last survivor of his people, and two scientists that, over the course of 40 years, travel ...
Style: fairy tale, meditative, psychological, melancholic, enigmatic ...
Plot: amazon tribe, spirituality, religious fanatic, colonialism, amazon, nature, religious conversion, amazon rainforest, jungle, boat, superstition, flower ...
Place: colombia, latin america, south america, spain
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Valdez Is Coming (1971)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A Mexican-American sheriff must resort to violence against a powerful rancher in order to get just compensation for the pregnant Indian widow of a wrongly killed black man.
Style: clever, suspenseful, serious, rough, cynical ...
Plot: racism, rancher, vengeance, murder, rivalry, love and romance, lone wolves, interracial relations, couple relations, crimes, self defense, pregnancy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, california, canada
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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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Branded (1965)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
Story: Branded is an American Western series which aired on NBC from 1965 through 1966, sponsored by Procter & Gamble in its Sunday night 8:30 p.m. Eastern Time period, and starred Chuck Connors as Jason McCord, a United States Army Cavalry captain who ...
Plot: cowardice, ex soldier, cavalry, army, massacre, court martial, desertion, apache, civil war, letter, attack, innocence ...
Time: 1880s
Place: mexico, arizona
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The Quest (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Quest is an American Western series which aired on NBC from September to December 1976. The series stars Kurt Russell and Tim Matheson. The Quest's pilot episode aired as a television film on May 13, 1976.
Plot: coach, physician, search, u.s. cavalry, cash, army, african, stagecoach robbery, captive, comanche indian, bigotry, buffalo ...
Place: mexico, texas, new mexico
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The Better Angels (2014)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At an isolated log cabin in the harsh wilderness of Indiana circa 1817, the rhythms of love, tragedy, and the daily hardships of life on the developing frontier shaped one of our nation’s greatest heroes: Abraham Lincoln. Abe is a thoughtful and ...
Style: serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: wilderness, education, illness, americana, society, forest, punishment, owl, raccoon, campfire, wrestling, horse and wagon ...
Time: 19th century
Place: indiana, usa, kentucky, illinois
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