Indians movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant indians movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, harsh, visually appealing, melancholic and scenic films and TV shows about / with indians, culture clash, storytelling, mentor, native american, native americans, dialogue, beautiful scenery, brutality and catastrophe plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Western genres shot in USA, UK, Canada and other countries.
indians movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as indians: The Last of the Mohicans (1992), Pathfinder (2007), Jeremiah Johnson (1972), Geronimo: An American Legend (1993), Ashoka the Great (2001), The New World (2005), The Lone Ranger (2013), Squanto: A Warrior's Tale (1994), Black Robe (1991), Smoke Signals (1998).

List of indians movies

The Last of the Mohicans (1992)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Romance, War
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: As the English and French soldiers battle for control of the American colonies in the 18th century, the settlers and native Americans are forced to take sides. Cora and her sister Alice unwittingly walk into trouble but are reluctantly saved by ...
Style: epic, exciting, sexy, dramatic, visually appealing ...
Audience: chick flick
Plot: native american, indians, native americans, army, war, wilderness, colonial america, freedom, american indian, fight scenes, american history, colonialism ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era, 19th century, middle ages, 1930s
Place: england, usa
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Pathfinder (2007)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, War
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 99 min.
Story: A Viking boy is left behind after his clan battles a Native American tribe. Raised within the tribe, he ultimately becomes their savior in a fight against the Norsemen.
Style: harsh, stylized, rough, suspenseful, epic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: viking, native american, indians, sword fight, sword, master warrior, winter, medieval, battles, fight scenes, revenge, torture ...
Time: middle ages, 9th century
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Jeremiah Johnson (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: A mountain man who wishes to live the life of a hermit becomes the unwilling object of a long vendetta by Indians when he proves to be the match of their warriors in one-to-one combat on the early frontier.
Style: atmospheric, realistic, epic, scenic, meditative ...
Audience: manly
Plot: survival, wilderness, hunting, native americans, mountain man, native american, native, indians, rocky mountains, revenge, life philosophy, interracial relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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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: factual, intense, captivating, serious, realistic ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: native american, indians, native americans, civil war, apache, betrayal, interracial romance, justice, love story, unlikely friendships, prejudice, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, tucson arizona, sonora, arizona
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Ashoka the Great (2001)
Genre: Action, Biography, Drama, History, Romance, War
Country: India
Duration: 180 min.
Story: In India, about 260 BC in the Empire of Magadha, the Prince Asoka (Shah Rukh Khan) survives to many betrayals of his brothers, leaded by the evil Susima (Ajit Kumar), who wants to kill him to inherit the throne. His mothers orders Asoka to leave ...
Style: epic, exciting, intense, romantic, realistic ...
Plot: buddhism, ancient history, emperor, betrayal, battles, ruler, indians, suspense, hidden identity, rise to the top, leadership, fall in love ...
Place: india, asia
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The New World (2005)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, Romance
Country: USA, UK
Duration: 135 min.
Story: A drama about explorer John Smith and the clash between Native Americans and English settlers in the 17th century.
Style: emotional, epic, meditative, thought provoking, lyrical ...
Plot: native americans, culture clash, love triangle, power of love, indians, communication problem, colonialism, new world, adventurer, self discovery, unlikely relationship, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 17th century, middle ages
Place: virginia, usa, england
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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, scenic, buddy comedy, semi serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, chick flick, girls' night
Plot: horse, texas ranger, superhero, indians, disney, gunfight, native american, corruption, revenge, escape, betrayal, escapades ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1860s, 20th century, 1930s ...
Place: texas, austin texas, usa, san francisco
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Squanto: A Warrior's Tale (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, Family
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Squanto is a high-born Indian warrior from a tribe on the Atlantic coast of North America which devotes its life to hunting and rivalry with a neighboring tribe. Everything changes forever after a ship arrives from England, prospecting the ...
Style: visually appealing, feel good, unusual plot structure, factual, humorous ...
Plot: native american, native americans, thanksgiving, disney, colonial america, slavery, courage, culture clash, indians, medieval, christian, swashbuckler ...
Time: 17th century, 19th century
Place: england, ireland, california, scotland, new england ...
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Black Robe (1991)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, War
Country: Canada, Australia
Duration: 101 min.
Story: In the 17th century a Jesuit priest and a young companion are escorted through the wilderness of Quebec by Algonquin Indians to find a distant mission in the dead of winter. The Jesuit experiences a spiritual journey while his young companion falls ...
Style: thought provoking, realistic, bleak, sexy, visually appealing ...
Plot: native american, christian, indians, religion, wilderness, shaman, colonialism, jesuit, nature, church, culture clash, native americans ...
Time: 17th century
Place: canada, quebec, france, india
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Smoke Signals (1998)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Young Indian man Thomas is a nerd in his reservation, wearing oversize glasses and telling everyone stories no-one wants to hear. His parents died in a fire in 1976, and Thomas was saved by Arnold. Arnold soon left his family, and Victor hasn't ...
Style: road movie, touching, feel good, sincere, bleak ...
Audience: teens
Plot: native american, native american reservation, native americans, self discovery, friendship, on the road, adolescence, life, escapades, obsessive quest, haunted by the past, family problems ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: idaho, india, arizona, phoenix arizona, new jersey
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Breakheart Pass (1975)
Genre: Mystery, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: At the height of the frontier era, a train races through the Rocky Mountains on a classified mission to a remote army post. But one by one the passengers are being murdered, and their only hope is the mysterious John Deakin, who's being ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, tense, entertaining, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: murder, train, indians, secret service, gunfight, suspense, u.s. marshal, prisoner, murder mystery, governor, track down, train travel ...
Time: 20th century, 70s
Place: usa, ireland, california, utah
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Heaven's Gate (1980)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 219 min.
Story: Harvard graduate James Averill (Kris Kristofferson) is the sheriff of prosperous Jackson County, Wyo., when a battle erupts between the area's poverty-stricken immigrants and its wealthy cattle farmers. The politically connected ranch owners ...
Style: epic, captivating, talky, atmospheric, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violence, immigrants, love triangle, culture clash, prostitute, brothel, cattle ranch, ranch, female nudity, gunfight, justice, civil war ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s, 1870s, 18th century
Place: montana, wyoming, usa, harvard university, asia ...
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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, captivating, tense, light, harsh ...
Plot: treasure hunt, gang, chase, desert, map, indians, greed, gold, marshal, murder, rivalry, escapades ...
Time: 20th century, 60s, 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa, california, arizona, colorado, sonora ...
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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: scenic, touching, breathtaking, epic, sentimental ...
Plot: american civil war, native american, friendship, self discovery, culture clash, tribe, courage, native americans, native american white relationships, pride and honor, native, survival ...
Time: 19th century, victorian era, 1840s, 1860s, 70s
Place: kansas, south dakota, tennessee, usa, nebraska
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The Revenant (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: Hong Kong, Taiwan, USA
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: breathtaking, atmospheric, exciting, scenic, suspenseful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night, adult
Plot: survival, wilderness, revenge, vengeance, snow, bear attack, life & death, obsessive quest, lone hero, father son relationship, bravery, violent ...
Time: 19th century, 1820s, georgian era
Place: los angeles, usa
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The Missing (2003)
Genre: Adventure, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: When rancher and single mother of two Maggie Gilkeson sees her teenage daughter, Lily, kidnapped by Apache rebels, she reluctantly accepts the help of her estranged father, Samuel, in tracking down the kidnappers. Along the way, the two must learn ...
Style: intense, serious, atmospheric, disturbing, suspenseful ...
Plot: native americans, kidnapping, redemption, gunfight, father daughter relationship, suspense, cowboy, rescue, native american, reconciliation, parents and children, family relations ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, victorian era
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona, mexico
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Birdwatchers (2008)
Genre: Drama
Country: Italy, Brazil
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Mato Grosso do Sul, Brazil, the present. When a young Guarani-Kaiowá woman commits suicide, Nádio leads his community to form a protest camp on the borders of a local farm that sits on their ancestral burial ground.
Style: serious, sincere, thought provoking, realistic
Plot: culture clash, rebellion, interracial relations, indians, teenage life, power relations, injustice, life is a bitch, hopes, dishonesty, fighting the system, jungle ...
Time: 21st century
Place: brazil, latin america
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The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: Mexico, USA
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Lord John Morgan has returned to civilized life in England, but finds he has nothing but disdain for that life. Yearning to embrace the simplicity of the American West-and the Yellow Hands Sioux tribe he left behind, Morgan returns to the ...
Style: enigmatic, melancholic, light, harsh, feel good ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: native american, horse, redemption, old west, culture clash, native americans, indians, sioux tribe, gunfight, hunting, greed, mentor ...
Time: 19th century, 1840s, 70s
Place: new jersey, california
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Thunderheart (1992)
Genre: Crime, Mystery, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: An FBI man with Sioux background is sent to a reservation to help with a murder investigation, where he has to come to terms with his heritage.
Style: tense, psychological, serious, suspenseful, captivating ...
Plot: native american, native americans, native american reservation, murder, fbi, investigation, suspense, police investigation, ethnic conflict, conspiracy theory, uncover truth, injustice ...
Time: 70s
Place: south dakota, washington d.c., middle east, india, usa
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The Emerald Forest (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 114 min.
Story: For ten years, engineer Bill Markham has searched tirelessly for his son Tommy who disappeared from the edge of the Brazilian rainforest. Miraculously, he finds the boy living among the reclusive Amazon tribe who adopted him. And that's when ...
Style: thought provoking, light, disturbing, anthropological, unusual plot structure ...
Plot: jungle, tribe, amazon rainforest, coming of age, environmental, survival, kidnapping, adoption, nature, culture clash, indians, pagan ...
Time: 80s
Place: india, brazil, south america, latin america
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The Patriot (1998)
Genre: Action, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A deadly virus threatens to wipe out an entire Rocky Mountain town, leaving the town doctor to find some way to escape the soldiers who enforce the town's quarantine and devise an antidote. Matters take a more deadly turn after the physician is ...
Style: melancholic, exciting, serious, rough, buddy movie ...
Audience: teens, boys' night, girls' night
Plot: martial arts, small town, virus, death, chase, indians, violence, fight scenes, father daughter relationship, hospital, chaos and mayhem, race against time ...
Time: 90s, 20th century
Place: montana, usa, california
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The Ridiculous 6 (2015)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 119 min.
Story: When his long-lost outlaw father returns, Tommy "White Knife" Stockburn goes on an adventure-filled journey across the Old West with his five brothers.
Style: parody, ridiculous, funny, entertaining, satirical ...
Plot: bank robbery, train robbery, gunfight, stupidity, brothers, justice, chase, mentor, stereotypes, indians, runaway, vengeance ...
Time: 19th century
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White Fang 2: Myth of the White Wolf (1994)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: A boy and his dog, White Fang, must try to save the noble Haida tribe from evil white men in turn-of-the-century Alaska.
Style: sexy, feel good, unusual plot structure, enigmatic, melancholic ...
Audience: kids, teens, girls' night, pre-teens, family outing
Plot: dog, disney, survival, treasure hunt, friendship, indians, forest, human animal relationship, beautiful scenery, island, betrayal, destiny ...
Time: 1890s, 90s, 19th century, 80s
Place: alaska, london, san francisco, usa
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The Mission (1986)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History
Country: UK, France
Duration: 125 min.
Story: When a Spanish Jesuit goes into the South American wilderness to build a mission in the hope of converting the Indians of the region, a slave hunter is converted and joins his mission. When Spain sells the colony to Portugal, they are forced to ...
Style: thought provoking, epic, harsh, realistic, dramatic ...
Plot: jungle, mission, slavery, clergy, jesuit, religion, christian, slave, slave trader, redemption, ethnic conflict, native american ...
Time: 18th century
Place: south america, argentina, portugal, latin america, spain ...
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The Education of Little Tree (1997)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Little Tree is an 8-year-old Cherokee boy, who, during the time of the depression, loses his parents and starts to live with his Indian grandma and grandpa and learn the wisdom of the Cherokee way of life.
Style: touching, melancholic, scenic, uplifting, thought provoking ...
Plot: native american, culture clash, coming of age, childhood, teacher, segregation, courage, stereotypes, beautiful scenery, starting over, society, magic ...
Time: 90s, 1930s
Place: tokyo, appalachia
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The Indian in the Cupboard (1995)
Genre: Drama, Family, Fantasy
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A nine-year-old boy gets a plastic Indian and a cupboard for his birthday and finds himself involved in adventure when the Indian comes to life and befriends him.
Style: touching, humorous, feel good, clever, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, pre-teens
Plot: friendship, magic, coming of age, native american, toys, toy comes to life, boy, time travel, children, toy soldier, cowboy, childhood ...
Time: 18th century
Place: brooklyn new york city, london, new york, usa, manhattan new york city
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The Man Who Knew Infinity (2015)
Genre: Biography, Drama
Country: UK, USA, Singapore, Hong Kong, United Arab Emirates, India
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Growing up poor in Madras, India, Srinivasa Ramanujan Iyengar earns admittance to Cambridge University during WWI, where he becomes a pioneer in mathematical theories with the guidance of his professor, G.H. Hardy.
Style: intellectual, philosophical, clever, inspirational, motivational ...
Audience: kids
Plot: mathematics, genius, scientist, discovery, mathematician, imagination, life, cambridge university, mentor, transformation, science, culture clash ...
Time: 1910s, 1920s, year 1914, year 1976, post world war one ...
Place: england, india, bombay india
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A Man Called Horse (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In 1825 an English aristocrat is captured by Indians. He lives with them and begins to understand/accept their lifestyles. Eventually he is accepted as part of the tribe and becomes their leader.
Style: scenic, intense, exciting, captivating, serious ...
Plot: horse, native americans, ritual, suspense, captivity, survival, lifestyle, manhood, injustice, interracial relations, indians, violence ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 1820s
Place: usa, california, india, south dakota
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Little Big Man (1970)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 139 min.
Story: Jack Crabb, looking back from extreme old age, tells of his life being raised by Indians and fighting with General Custer.
Style: epic, humorous, sentimental, captivating, disturbing ...
Plot: native american, orphan, chief, native americans, escapades, injustice, americana, imperialism, society, thief, salesman, indians ...
Time: 19th century, 70s, 20th century, 1860s, 1850s ...
Place: south dakota, usa
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Dead Man (1995)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Western
Country: USA, Germany, Japan
Duration: 121 min.
Story: On the run after murdering a man, accountant William Blake encounters a strange North American man named Nobody who prepares him for his journey into the spiritual world.
Style: bleak, atmospheric, captivating, gloomy, art house ...
Plot: gunfight, bounty hunter, journey, native americans, wilderness, cowboy, transformation, murder, hallucination, culture clash, existentialism, cult ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, victorian era
Place: usa, cleveland ohio, pacific ocean, england
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