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 realistic, bleak, serious, atmospheric, suspenseful and tense films and TV shows about / with native american, murder, blood, violence, revenge, gunfight, american indian, death, friendship and indians plots mostly in Drama, Western and Adventure genres shot in USA, Canada, UK and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as native american: The Revenant (2015), Bury My Heart at Wounded Knee (2007), Bone Tomahawk (2015), Slow West (2015), Wind River (2017), Satanic Panic (2017), Man in the Wilderness (1971), Nevada Smith (1966), The Hallelujah Trail (1965), Dances with Wolves (1990).
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500 Nations (1995)
History
USA
374 min.
 8.6
Dances with Wolves (1990)
Adventure, Drama, Western
USA, UK
181 min.
 8.0
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The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)
Comedy, Drama, Musical, Mystery, Romance, Western
USA
133 min.
 7.4
The Terror (2018)
Adventure, Drama, History, Horror, Thriller
USA
60 min.
 8.1

List of native american movies

 8.0
 588K
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, rough, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: survival, wilderness, violence, revenge, betrayal, vengeance, native american, manhunt, native americans, old west, greed, snow ...
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: rough, serious, epic, realistic, exciting ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, murder, senator, chief, genocide, racism, native american attack, mass murder, against humanity, deadly, society ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, washington d.c., canada
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 7.1
 65K
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: scary, atmospheric, bleak, tense, brutal ...
Plot: cannibalism, violence, gore, murder, survival, native american, rifle, prisoner, decapitation, captive, capture, redemption ...
Place: california
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 6.9
 37K
Slow West (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: UK, New Zealand
Duration: 84 min.
Story: In the Old West, a 17-year-old Scottish boy teams up with a mysterious gunman to find the woman with whom he is infatuated.
Style: tense, suspenseful, serious, realistic, suspense ...
Plot: drinking, violence, native american, outlaw, frontier, bounty hunter, rifle, pursuit, pistol, death of father, flashback, horse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, usa, ireland, scotland, california
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 7.7
 154K
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: suspense, surprise ending, suspenseful, bleak, sentimental
Plot: investigation, snow, native american reservation, murder, rape, violence, fbi, friendship, flashback, boyfriend girlfriend relationship, revenge, snowmobile ...
Time: 2010s
Place: usa, wyoming
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 4.5
 838
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: native american, murder, revenge, blood, gore, racism, forest, decapitation, extreme violence, polyamory, mohawk, watching someone ...
Time: 1800s
Place: new york, usa
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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, serious, realistic, bleak, based on true events ...
Plot: wilderness, survival, bear attack, trapper, expedition, revenge, bear, native american, rabbit, boat, vengeance, dangerous animal ...
Time: 70s, 1820s, 1800s
Place: usa
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 7.0
 6K
Nevada Smith (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 128 min.
Story: Nevada Smith is the young son of an Indian mother and white father. When his father is killed by three men over gold, Nevada sets out to find them and kill them. The boy is taken in by a gun merchant. The gun merchant shows him how to shoot and to ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, gloomy ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, murder, native american, half breed, vengeance, one man army, investigation, old west, repayment, desert, friendship, crimes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: nevada, usa, arizona, california, texas ...
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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: native american, wagon train, quicksand, anti heroes, buddies, cavalry, adventure, gang, lone wolves, unlikely partners, track down, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
Place: colorado, usa
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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: emotional, realistic, touching, sentimental, serious ...
Plot: culture clash, self discovery, american civil war, friendship, civil war, native american, buffalo, language barrier, wolf, adventure, marriage, army ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 1860s
Place: kansas, tennessee, usa, south dakota, nebraska
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 7.4
 4K
Big Eden (2000)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Big Eden is a tiny fictional town in northwestern Montana, as Preston Sturges or Frank Capra might have envisioned it. Timber and Cowboy country. This is the story of Henry Hart, a successful New York Artist, who returns to the town of his childhood ...
Style: semi serious, feel good, touching, realistic, humorous ...
Plot: coming out, gay, small town, friendship, gays and lesbians, gay relationship, native american, store, romance, lesbian, lgbt, artists and showbiz ...
Time: 90s
Place: montana, usa, new york
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 6.6
 26K
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: bleak, realistic, atmospheric, serious, gloomy ...
Plot: old west, human nature, revenge, native american, dancing, violence, wilderness, mental illness, on the road, unlikely partners, danger, misfit ...
Time: 19th century
Place: iowa, nebraska, usa, cross country
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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, corset, facial bruise, man hits a woman, teepee, eagle, shooting, u.s. cavalry, insect, voting, horse and wagon ...
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
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 4.1
 108
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: monster, native american, demon, indian burial ground, burial ground, blood, drugs, teenager, land, dope, temptation, community ...
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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, serious, realistic, suspenseful, tense ...
Plot: native american, murder, adventure, obsessive quest, vengeance, native american reservation, wrongful arrest, injustice, righting the wronged, crimes, dishonesty, amateur detective ...
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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, lake, frog, monster, native american, gold, creature feature, boy, death, good versus evil
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, chinaman, chinese man, fort, thirst, gunshot, release from prison, horse and wagon, desert, american indian, money ...
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 6.8
 121
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: courtroom, arson, native american, colonization, american indian
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, female protagonist, sister sister relationship, cosmetics
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 6.6
 142
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: native american, teenage girl, violence, sex, revenge, death, blood, female nudity, lake, forest
Place: puerto rico
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 7.1
 139
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, gold, jungle, decapitation, cannibalism, indians, missionary, female nudity, priest, male nudity
Time: 16th century
Place: venezuela
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 7.1
 142
Mi Socio (1983)
Country:
Story: The story of an improbable friendship and a social comment on life in Bolivia in the eighties.
Style: road movie
Plot: travel, native american, truck, friendship, indians, man boy relationship, death of child
Place: bolivia
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 6.8
 175
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: culture clash, tribe, native american, u.s. army, interracial romance, engagement, student, secret, racism, indigenous, dinner party, racial prejudice ...
Time: 1890s, 1900s
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 4.3
 84
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, gang leader, motorcycle, corrupt sheriff, biker, strip club, topless, land grab, female nudity, kidnapping
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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: warrior, native american, kickboxer, navajo, boxing gloves, hit in the crotch, police officer shot, shot with a bow and arrow, flying kick, native american attack, martial arts tournament, strong man ...
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 7.0
 56
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, interrupted hanging, mistaken identity, teenager, marriage
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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, school, child abuse, racism, culture clash
Place: canada
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 5.8
 164
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, killed in police car, police officer bombed, jeans, biker, impersonating a police officer, indian chief, caged human, bar brawl, small town sheriff, boots ...
Place: arizona
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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, sorceress, snake, native american, magic, voodoo, hawk, cabin, rope bridge, suv, swimming pool, fire ...
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