Post civil war movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant post civil war movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, exciting, rough and suspense films and TV shows about / with post civil war, gunfight, violence, old west, murder, rivalry, gun, escapades, revenge and civil war plots mostly in Western, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, Spain and other countries.
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TOP 10 movies tagged as post civil war: The Man Who Came Back (2008), The Bostonians (1984), Seraphim Falls (2006), The Hateful Eight (2015), The Wild Country (1970), Incident at Phantom Hill (1966), The Lazarus Man (1996), The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976), Justice (2017), Goin' South (1978).

List of post civil war movies

The Man Who Came Back (2008)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Framed for murder and left for dead, a local legend comes back to make the guilty pay as he seeks revenge on those who killed his family, in this traditional Western about one man who stood against injustice.
Style: serious, rough, suspenseful, exciting, realistic
Plot: post civil war, discrimination, racism, crimes, deadly, dishonesty, life is a bitch, americana, injustice, righting the wronged, vengeance, old west ...
Time: 19th century
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The Bostonians (1984)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: Based on Henry James's novel of the same name. This bittersweet tragicomedy centers on an odd triangle of characters: Basil Ransom, a political conservative from Mississippi; Olive Chancellor, Ransom's cousin and a Boston feminist; and ...
Style: stylized, serious, realistic, talky, contemplative ...
Plot: lawyer, post civil war, feminist, couples, infidelity, love triangle, love affair, romance, fall in love, couple relations, self discovery, gender ...
Time: 19th century
Place: boston
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 6.7
 29K
Seraphim Falls (2006)
Genre: Action, Drama, Thriller, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: The Civil War has ended, but Colonel Morsman Carver is on one final mission – to kill Gideon, no matter what it takes. Launched by a gunshot and propelled by rage, the relentless pursuit takes the two men through frigid snow-capped mountains and ...
Style: tense, rough, atmospheric, captivating, realistic ...
Plot: wilderness, vengeance, civil war, chase, on the run, colonel, union soldier, obsessive quest, crimes, danger, haunted by the past, deadly ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
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The Hateful Eight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
Style: captivating, stylized, dark humor, bloody, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, blizzard, mountain, twists & turns, hitman, stagecoach, revenge, brutality, danger, betrayal, blood ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
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The Wild Country (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uprooted from their comfortable home in Pennsylvania, James and Kate Tanner, along with their sons, Virgil and Andy, journey to the wild country of 1890s Wyoming to become farmers. Soon, they come face-to-face with tornadoes, bears and wolves. But ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: family relations, farm, farming, tornado, post civil war, adventure, heroes, parents and children, family, social misfits, wilderness, starting over ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, pennsylvania, philadelphia, pittsburgh
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Incident at Phantom Hill (1966)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a major shipment of gold has been stolen and buried in the desert. Only one man knows the whereabouts of gold and the army sends captain Matt Martin to arrest him and come back with the gold. Martin, his prisoner and a ...
Style: suspenseful, tense, exciting, realistic, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: treasure hunt, gold, escapades, lone wolves, heroes, chases and races, crimes, fugitives, adventure, fall in love, battle zone, battles ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, arizona
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The Lazarus Man (1996)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: The Lazarus Man is an American Western television series produced by Castle Rock Entertainment which first aired on January 20, 1996, and ended on November 9, 1996. Starring Robert Urich as the title character, The Lazarus Man debuted on Turner ...
Style: rough, serious, realistic, suspenseful, psychological
Plot: memory loss, assassination, hypnosis, conspiracy, missing person, deadly, mystery, life is a bitch, chases and races, old west, u.s. army, resurrection ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, usa, arizona
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The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 135 min.
Story: After avenging his family's brutal murder, Wales is pursued by a pack of soldiers. He prefers to travel alone, but ragtag outcasts are drawn to him - and Wales can't bring himself to leave them unprotected.
Style: realistic, brutal, harsh, suspense, suspenseful ...
Plot: american civil war, native americans, murder, cowboy, loss of son, war crime, vengeance, tough heroes, civil war, horse, deadly, anti heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: texas, missouri, usa, arizona, kansas
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 4.0
 875
Justice (2017)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: A U.S. Marshal seeking justice for his brother's murder defends a small town from a corrupt Mayor and his henchmen with intents to revive the civil war.
Plot: abandoned mine, mayor, murder, prostitute, saloon, arson, preacher, marshal, old west, revenge, small town, death of brother ...
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 6.2
 6K
Goin' South (1978)
Genre: Comedy, Crime, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Henry Moon is captured for a capital offense by a posse when his horse quits while trying to escape to Mexico. He finds that there is a post-Civil War law in the small town that any single or widowed woman can save him from the gallows by marrying ...
Style: humorous, dark humor, entertaining, stylized, captivating ...
Plot: gang, small town, gangsters, chases and races, love and romance, cowboy, outlaw, criminal, hanging, marriage, trust, chase ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: mexico, latin america, texas
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Against the Storm (1984)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: Greece
Duration: 113 min.
Story: The years of the storm are Greek historical - dramatic - adventurous film of 1984, directed and directed by Giorgos Tzimas . Starring Michalis Stamatakis Katerina Koutroupida and Menelaos Daflos. Two fighters, cut up in the mountains, after the ...
Style: epic
Plot: sunset, mountain, gunfight, civil war, gendarme, surrounded, killed with a gun, bravery, suicide, partisan, rebel, snow ...
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This Savage Land (1969)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Shortly after the Civil War, Kansas homesteaders are harrassed by Confederate marauders.
Plot: civil war veteran, gun, old west, love interest, settler, u.s. civil war, small western town, accomplice, ex soldier, widower, pistol, violence ...
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 6.5
 711
Kill and Pray (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Monaco, West Germany
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Requiescant is a 1967 spaghetti western directed by Carlo Lizzani. After surviving his family being massacred, a young boy is taken in and raised by a preacher. Years later he comes face to face with the man that killed his family and he is tempted ...
Plot: hung upside down, card game, drugged, saloon girl, bible, noose, skeleton, attempted rape, scar, padded cell, aristocrat, fortress ...
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Future Schlock (1984)
Genre: Comedy, Sci-Fi
Country: Australia
Duration: 85 min.
Story: In a future time when middle-class, Stepford-type suburbanites have triumphed over individualists and non-conformists and made them prisoner, two vanquished but not defeated non-conformists carry on the fight as best they can.
Style: psychotronic, avant garde
Plot: lobster, punk, menage a trois, post civil war, suburbs, corvette, toilet bowl, anti establishment, talking to the dead, government, middle class, lesbian kiss ...
Time: 21st century, future
Place: australia, melbourne australia
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 5.6
 138
Man and Boy (1971)
Genre: Adventure, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: At the beginning of the 19th century a man and his son settle in Arizona which used to be a frontier state and full of criminals at that time.
Plot: prejudice, american civil war, civil war, criminal, walking, posse, arizona desert, arizona territory, family relations, union soldier, shoot out, cactus ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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Gunfight in Abilene (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: Fighting in the Civil War a man accidently kills his friend. Returning to Abilene after the war he finds his former sweetheart about to marry the brother of the man he killed. To pay his debt he not only refuses to win her back but takes the job of ...
Style: suspense
Plot: outlaw, gang leader, fistfight, cattleman, gang member, barfly, damsel in distress, redemption, ambush, cattle ranch, gunshot, henchman ...
Time: 1860s
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 5.7
 159
Shango (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 81 min.
Story: Shango is a Texas Ranger who finds himself up against a former Confederate officer and his gang of thugs who have been terrorizing a local border town in search of gold.
Plot: bandit, raid, sun, retaliation, child, poverty, old man, death of husband, fort, sniper, u.s. cavalry, city ...
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The Man with the Carnation (1980)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Country: Greece
Duration: 125 min.
Story: The story of Nikos Belogiannis member of the communist party and officer of Ellas that has come back to Greece only to get arrested, tried for espionage on behalf of Russia and executed.
Plot: military officer, political oppression, political persecution, political prisoner, post civil war, political activism, political intrigue, prime minister, politics, communist party, communism, anti communist
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Ringo: The Lone Rider (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 87 min.
Story: A town is being terrorized by a gang of marauders led by Bill Anderson, a clever bandit boss. The town's leadership is deciding to do something against the problem, but it does not believe bringing in the military will be a solution. It is ...
Plot: outlaw gang, outlaw, mormon, bible, bank robbery, ranch, investigation, criminal, small town, street shootout, bar fight, post civil war ...
Place: missouri
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Female Artillery (1973)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 73 min.
Story: An outlaw joins up with a wagon train of pioneer women and secretly hides some money there, but his old gang shows up and wants their money - and the women.
Plot: bank robber, fort, posse, flag, gun, rifle, wagon train, heist, gang, post civil war
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Legend of the Phantom Rider (2002)
Genre: Action, Western, Fantasy, Horror
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Two ancient entities reincarnated through the centuries face off time and again for an innocent soul.
Style: psychotronic
Plot: preacher, supernatural, death of son, long haired male, supernatural power, horse and wagon, hunchback, disfigured face, burnt face, murder of husband, facial scar, storekeeper ...
Time: 1800s, 1860s, 19th century
Place: arizona
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 6.6
 140
The Hero (2004)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: Angola, France, Portugal
Duration: 97 min.
Story: A 20-year veteran of the Angolan civil war returns to the capital city of Luanda where he faces the challenges of assimilation and survival.
Plot: prostitute, teacher, teenage boy, leg brace, prosthetic limb, post civil war, theft, army, ex soldier, one legged man
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Lonesome Dove: The Series (1994)
Genre: Western
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 42 min.
Story: Set in the small western town of Curtis Wells, Lonesome Dove: The Series follows first the romance and later the marriage of Newt Call and Hannah Peale, and the obsession that Clay Mosby, who owns most of the town, has with young Hannah, who looks ...
Style: realistic, exciting, serious, rough
Plot: love and romance, couple relations, escapades, old west, americana, couples, small town life, obsession, small town, society, post civil war, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, wyoming
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 5.7
 198
Dirty Wolves (2015)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: Spain
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Two sisters turns in the center of a plot implying wolfram, Nazis, Franco's prisoners and British spies.
Plot: nazism, witchcraft, ghost, english, owl, city, jewish, sister sister relationship, village, jail, car, german ...
Time: 1940s
Place: spain, galicia
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Guardian of the Frontier (2002)
Genre: Drama, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Slovenia, Germany, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A canoe trip down the river Kolpa becomes a journey of discovery for three female students.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, tense, psychological, serious
Plot: coming of age, betrayal, friendship, college, sexual relations, student life, mystery, escapades, gays and lesbians, obsessive quest, strong female presence, couples ...
Time: contemporary
Place: former yugoslavia, europe, slovenia
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Finger on the Trigger (1965)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Spain, USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, a ragtag group of just-discharged Union soldiers clashes with a band of renegade Confederates over a golden treasure hidden in a deserted town in the Oklahoma Territory. Soon these rivals must make common cause in the ...
Style: serious, exciting, suspenseful, realistic
Plot: escapades, old west, military, soldier, rivalry, danger, treasure hunt, ghost town, torture, fistfight, covered wagon, snake ...
Time: 19th century
Place: oklahoma, usa
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The Shadow Riders (1982)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: After starring in "The Sacketts", Tom Selleck and Sam Elliott team up again but this time as Mac and Dal Traven, in a movie based on a classic Louis L'Amour novel. They are brothers, who meet up at the end of the Civil War fighting on ...
Style: realistic, tense, bleak, serious
Plot: kidnapping, american civil war, civil war veteran, homecoming, good versus evil, family relations, vigilantism, chases and races, siblings relations, escapades, missing person, rescue ...
Time: 1860s, 19th century
Place: mexico, texas
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The Andersonville Trial (1970)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 150 min.
Story: A dramatization of the 1865 war-crimes trial of Henry Wirz, commandant of the notorious Confederate POW camp at Andersonville, Georgia.
Style: contemplative, disturbing, rough, serious, bleak ...
Plot: american civil war, prison, military, legal, courtroom, captivity, society, prison life, dehumanization, injustice, power relations, starvation ...
Time: 19th century
Place: georgia, usa
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 6.6
 2K
Rio Conchos (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: Two Army officers, an alcoholic ex-Confederate soldier and a womanizing Mexican travel to Mexico on a secret mission to prevent a megalomaniacal ex-Confederate colonel from selling a cache of stolen rifles to a band of murderous Apaches.
Style: exciting, suspenseful, realistic, rough, serious
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gunfight, apache, rifle, mission, desert, gang, renegades, heist, corrupt officer, military, rivalry, soldier ...
Time: 19th century
Place: texas, usa, mexico, latin america
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 6.4
 215
Hamlet (2000)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 178 min.
Story: To be or not to be, etc.
Style: psychological, stylized, atmospheric, emotional, serious ...
Plot: haunted by the past, ghost, betrayal, tragic love, tragic hero, intrigue, dishonesty, rivalry, vengeance, uncover truth, parents and children, conspiracy ...
Time: 90s
Place: southern usa
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