Native american movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant native american movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, atmospheric, intense and bleak films and TV shows about / with native american, murder, revenge, vengeance, blood, american indian, chase, campfire, horse and death plots mostly in Drama, Western and Adventure genres shot in USA, Canada, Italy and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as native american: Raven Hawk (1996), The Lone Ranger (2013), Bone Tomahawk (2015), Shalako (1968), Pocahontas (1995), Man in the Wilderness (1971), The Revenant (2015), Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007), The Homesman (2014), The Manitou (1978).

List of native american movies

Raven Hawk (1996)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: A Native-American woman, who was framed for the murders of her parents years before, returns to her reservation to seek revenge.
Style: bleak, suspenseful, serious, exciting, rough ...
Plot: native american, prison life, revenge, murder, dishonesty, rescue, mental institution, crimes, contests and competitions, good versus evil, chase, female protagonist ...
Time: 90s
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The Lone Ranger (2013)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: The Texas Rangers chase down a gang of outlaws led by Butch Cavendish, but the gang ambushes the Rangers, seemingly killing them all. One survivor is found, however, by an American Indian named Tonto, who nurses him back to health. The Ranger, ...
Style: exciting, humorous, semi serious, buddy comedy, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: horse, cowboy, survivor, vengeance, native american, texas ranger, lawyer, escape, adventure, danger, fighting crime, old west ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1930s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, mine
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Bone Tomahawk (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Horror, Western
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 132 min.
Story: During a shootout in a saloon, Sheriff Hunt injures a suspicious stranger. One of the villagers takes care of him in prison. One day they both disappear – only the spear of a cannibal tribe is found. Hunt and a few of his men go in search of the ...
Style: bleak, brutal, suspense, bloody, dark ...
Plot: violence, cannibalism, murder, survival, prisoner, native american, redemption, brutality, wilderness, captive, blood, rescue ...
Place: california
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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, tough heroes, adventure, hostages, crimes, vengeance, adventurer, rivalry, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa, tucson arizona
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Pocahontas (1995)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Drama, Family, Musical, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: History comes gloriously to life in Disney's epic animated tale about love and adventure in the New World. Pocahontas is a Native American woman whose father has arranged for her to marry her village's best warrior. But a vision tells her ...
Style: touching, captivating, romantic, stylized, semi serious ...
Audience: kids, preschoolers, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: forbidden love, princess, culture clash, native american, romance, disney, tragic love, adventure, parents and children, prejudice, interracial romance, greed ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: virginia, usa, africa
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Man in the Wilderness (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In the early 1800's, a group of fur trappers and Indian traders are returning with their goods to civilization and are making a desperate attempt to beat the oncoming winter. When guide Zachary Bass is injured in a bear attack, they decide ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, serious, suspenseful, realistic ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, native american, vengeance, revenge, rabbit, bear, bear attack, trapper, expedition, boat, adventure ...
Time: 70s, 1820s, 1800s
Place: usa
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The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Hong Kong, Taiwan
Duration: 156 min.
Story: In the 1820s, a frontiersman, Hugh Glass, sets out on a path of vengeance against those who left him for dead after a bear mauling.
Style: suspenseful, atmospheric, tense, suspense, rough ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, vengeance, violence, lone hero, revenge, snow, betrayal, old west, native american, manhunt, danger ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s
Place: usa
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Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Beginning just after the bloody Sioux victory over General Custer at Little Big Horn, the story is told through two unique perspectives: Charles Eastman, a young, white-educated Sioux doctor held up as living proof of the alleged success of ...
Style: exciting, rough, realistic, sincere, serious ...
Plot: native american, senator, chief, murder, native american reservation, soldier, military, racism, genocide, life is a bitch, against humanity, native americans ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, canada, washington d.c.
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The Homesman (2014)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA, France
Duration: 122 min.
Story: When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just ...
Style: atmospheric, bleak, tense, realistic, serious ...
Plot: old west, human nature, revenge, native american, mental illness, obsessive quest, partners, anti heroes, unlikely partners, misfit partners, danger, lifesaver ...
Time: 19th century
Place: cross country, nebraska, usa, iowa
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The Manitou (1978)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 104 min.
Story: A psychic's girlfriend finds out that a lump on her back is a growing reincarnation of a 400 year-old demonic Native American spirit.
Style: suspenseful, scary, suspense, serious
Plot: reincarnation, curses spells and rituals, shaman, psychic power, evil spirit, good versus evil, native american, deadly creature, supernatural, deadly, supernatural ability, danger ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, south dakota
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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, officer, redemption, tribe, lifestyle change, courage ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1840s
Place: kansas, tennessee, usa, south dakota, nebraska
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Christopher Columbus (1985)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History
Country: Italy, USA, France, West Germany
Duration: 360 min.
Story: The epic mini-series tells the story of the legendary Italian-born explorer Diego de Geona Taino, later known as Christopher Columbus, from his birth in c.1450 Genoa, Italy, to his young adult years as an expert sailor and navigator who, with money ...
Style: serious, exciting, captivating, realistic, factual ...
Plot: expedition, adventure, adventurer, ocean or sea, ambition, political intrigue, tragic hero, new world, discovery, father son relationship, inventions and discoveries, map ...
Time: 15th century
Place: spain, portugal, europe, africa, atlantic ocean ...
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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, beating, male nudity, american indian, snowing, widow, binoculars, potato, insect, urination, letter ...
Time: 19th century
Place: north dakota
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Indian Summer: The Oka Crisis (2006)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Story: Fictional portrayal of 'The Summer of 1990' in Kanehsatake: the major conflict between a Mohawk community and the Canadian and Quebec governments - over the expansion of a golf course into an aboriginal cemetery.
Plot: native american, civil rights, mohawk, crisis
Time: 1990s
Place: canada, quebec
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Demon Hole (2017)
Genre: Comedy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 81 min.
Story: A fracking crew drills on sacred Native American land, unleashing an ancient demon. There are only two ways out of the woods, succumb to the demon or die.
Plot: native american, monster, indian burial ground, burial ground, demon, ancient, burial, temptation, community, teenager, dope, land ...
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Run, Simon, Run (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A Papago Indian returns to his reservation after a prison term and searches for his brother's killer.
Style: rough, realistic, bleak, serious, suspenseful ...
Plot: injustice, murder, native american, redemption, obsessive quest, dishonesty, vengeance, amateur detective, betrayal, life is a bitch, adventure, crimes ...
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Rana: The Legend of Shadow Lake (1981)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: When Kelly Morgan was 11 years old he had a terrifying encounter with Rana, a strange half man/half frog monster living in a lake. The creature killed his father and many other people before Kelly destroyed it. Now as a young man he returns to ...
Plot: murder, native american, monster, gold, lake, frog, death, good versus evil, boy, creature feature
Time: prehistoric times
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Hour of Death (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When Bob Carey is released from prison after a long sentence for murder, begins the search for Mary, his former girlfriend. But soon he finds out that during his absence, she has married Clifford, a wealthy landowner. The happiness of that marriage ...
Plot: shooting, native american, american indian, desert, gun, revenge, fort, thirst, gunshot, horse and wagon, release from prison, shot to death ...
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Ship of fools (1995)
Genre: Drama
Country: Spain, Argentina
Duration: 104 min.
Story: In a small town in Patagonia (Southern Argentina), a Mapuche Indian chief sets a tourist complex under construction on fire. He denies all attempts to defend himself. Locked up, he waits for the arrival of "Caleuche," the Ship (Nave) of ...
Plot: arson, courtroom, native american, american indian, colonization, indian burial ground, burial ground
Place: argentina
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Naturally Native (1998)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Naturally Native follows the lives, loves, pain, joy and relationships of three sisters as they attempt to start their own business. Of American Indian ancestry, but adopted by white foster parents as young children, each sister has her own identity ...
Plot: native american, family, racism, cosmetics, sister sister relationship, female protagonist
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Tainos (2005)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: Puerto Rico
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Sara, a young archaeology student, organizes an expedition to La Mora Cave. Guided by Yabey, Sara and her four friends, discover a hidden Taíno tribe, believed to be extinguished 500 years ago.
Plot: sex, violence, native american, teenage girl, forest, blood, lake, death, revenge, female nudity
Place: puerto rico
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Jericho (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: Venezuela
Duration: 90 min.
Story: At early 16th century a priest joins the spanish conquerros in order to bring christianity to the indios. The expedition is murdered by the indios, only the priest is sparred. Santiago, the priest, first tries to continue christianization, but ...
Plot: native american, invasion, priest, male nudity, female nudity, missionary, indians, cannibalism, gold, decapitation, jungle
Time: 16th century
Place: venezuela
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Mi Socio (1983)
Story: The story of an improbable friendship and a social comment on life in Bolivia in the eighties.
Style: road movie
Plot: friendship, native american, truck, travel, death of child, man boy relationship, indians
Place: bolivia
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Unbowed (1999)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 125 min.
Story: This movie challenges ones mind to see racism from another perspective. It forces the issue of racism not on a black/white side of things, but an African American and Indian proportionally view.
Plot: secret, student, engagement, interracial romance, culture clash, u.s. army, tribe, native american, racism, prejudice, african american, male female relationship ...
Time: 1900s, 1890s
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Bolt (1995)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Country: Canada, France
Story: 21 Jump Street heartthrob Richard Grieco stars in the 1994 motorcycle movie Bolt, released on DVD as Rebel Run. A tough New Jersey biker named Bolt (Grieco) travels across the country heading west. He encounters old gang rival Billy Niles (Michael ...
Plot: native american, rivalry, motorcycle, gang leader, kidnapping, female nudity, biker, corrupt sheriff, topless, land grab, strip club
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Desert Kickboxer (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A kickboxing cop abandons the violent life after he accidentally kills his opponent during a match. After quitting, he heads for the Arizona desert to live alone and occasionally work tracking drug runners for the area sheriff. One particularly wily ...
Plot: kickboxer, native american, warrior, navajo, blood spatter, campfire, trailer, brawl, one man army, one against many, hand to hand combat, disarming someone ...
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Hitched (1971)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: The adventures of a newly married teenage couple in the Old West.
Plot: native american, newlywed, adventure, quest, mistaken identity, interrupted hanging, marriage, teenager
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Where the Spirit Lives (1989)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 96 min.
Story: In 1937, a young First Nations (Canadian native) girl named Ashtecome is kidnapped along with several other children from a village as part of a deliberate Canadian policy to force First Nations children to abandon their culture in order to be ...
Plot: boarding school, native american, racism, school, child abuse, culture clash
Place: canada
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Thunder II (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Indian sheriff Thunder is transferred to a small town in the desert. He learns that the corrupt deputy is paid by the drug mob. To protect himself, the deputy sets a trap for Thunder and gets him convicted as dealer. Thunder manages to break out of ...
Plot: native american, dirty cop, martial artist, kicked in the crotch, stylized violence, drug dealing, trailer park, armed robbery, motorcycle gang, convict, chain gang, bar fight ...
Place: arizona, new mexico
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Shadow of the Hawk (1976)
Genre: Adventure, Horror
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Jan-Michael Vincent stars as Mike, the grandson of Native American shaman Old Man Hawk who is called back to his village to help defeat evil forces threatening the tribe. After years of living in the city and working in a business world altogether ...
Plot: bear, native american, magic, sorceress, snake, voodoo, male female relationship, female reporter, businessman, female journalist, owl, witch ...
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