Highwayman movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant highwayman movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, exciting, serious, humorous, captivating and entertaining films and TV shows about / with highwayman, bandit, revenge, rivalry, dishonesty, horse, criminal, gang, gunfight and cowboy plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Western genres shot in Italy, UK, USA and other countries.
highwayman movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as highwayman: Plunkett & Macleane (1999), Thieves of the Wood (2018), The Wicked Lady (1983), Valley of Flowers (2006), Black Arrow (1985), Carry on Dick (1974), Singing Behind Screens (2003), The Lady and the Highwayman (1988), The Blood of Wolves (2018), Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003).

List of highwayman movies

Plunkett & Macleane (1999)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Crime, Drama
Country: UK
Duration: 99 min.
Story: Will Plunkett and Captain James Macleane, two men from different ends of the social spectrum in 18th-century England, enter a gentlemen's agreement: They decide to rid the aristocrats of their belongings. With Plunkett's criminal know-how ...
Style: exciting, humorous, witty, entertaining, colourful ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heist, love triangle, partners, rivalry, dishonesty, criminal heroes, unlikely criminals, buddies, revenge, robbery, social satire ...
Time: 18th century, georgian era
Place: england, london, europe
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Thieves of the Wood (2018)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Mystery
Country: Belgium
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Charismatic highwayman Jan de Lichte leads the oppressed and downtrodden in a revolt against the corrupt aristocracy of 18th-century Belgium.
Style: bleak, realistic
Plot: forest, thief, poverty, deserter, exploitation, life is a bitch, mercenary, suspense, stagecoach robbery, slacker, war injury, village ...
Time: 18th century
Place: belgium, flanders
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The Wicked Lady (1983)
Genre: Adventure, Drama
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Caroline is to be wed to Sir Ralph and invites her sister Barbara to be her bridesmaid. Barbara seduces Ralph, however, and she becomes the new Lady, but despite her new wealthy situation, she gets bored and turns to highway robbery for thrills. ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious, suspenseful
Plot: highwayman, serial killer, nude, female nudity, girl fight, dishonesty, escapades, adventurer, hidden identity, love and romance, unlikely criminals, social differences ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe
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Valley of Flowers (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, Fantasy, Romance
Country: India, France, Japan, Germany
Duration: 155 min.
Story: A Himalayan legend of a love struggling against the inevitability of death, an astonishing tale spanning from the early 19th century mountain existence, to hectic, bustling modern day Tokyo.
Style: erotic, tense, captivating, mystical, romantic ...
Plot: impossible love, love, buddhism, immortality, love of one's life, suicide, reincarnation, highwayman, changing lives, male female relationship, escapades, gang ...
Place: himalaya, tokyo
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Black Arrow (1985)
Genre: Adventure, History
Country: USA, Spain
Duration: 90 min.
Story: In 15th century England, a civil war called Wars of the Roses is being fought between two rival houses who want the throne. Fresh from battle, a knight finds his family dead. He joins the outlaws led by the Black Arrow (Stephan Chase) to seek ...
Plot: medieval, sword, castle, ancient, historical event, horse, knight, middle age romance, revenge, tax collector, earl, adventure hero ...
Time: middle ages, 15th century
Place: england
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Carry on Dick (1974)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy
Country: UK
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Dick Turpin is terrorising the countryside around Upper Dencher. Captain Fancey and Sergeant Jock Strapp plan to put an end to his escapades, and enlist the help of the Reverend Flasher. Little do they know that the priest leads a double life. Then ...
Style: sex comedy, parody, not serious, humorous, witty ...
Plot: satire, highwayman, british, criminal, british pub, ambiguity, countryside, innuendo, horse, disorder, clergy, criminal's revenge ...
Time: 18th century, 20th century, 70s
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Singing Behind Screens (2003)
Genre: Drama, History, Music, War
Country: Italy, UK, France
Duration: 98 min.
Story: A young man enters a brothel and sees a staged narration of a Chinese folk tale concerning a female pirate.
Style: captivating, disturbing
Plot: pirate, widow, revenge, female warrior, highwayman, pirate captain, suspense, pirate ship, female fighter, piracy, sea battle, battles ...
Place: china
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The Lady and the Highwayman (1988)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, Romance
Country: UK, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Set in old England, Hugh Grant ("Four Weddings & a Funeral", "Notting Hill") plays a highwayman who steals from the rich and gives to the poor. But during one of his robberies, he falls in love with an aristocratic lady, Emma ...
Style: stylized, tense, exciting, captivating, light ...
Plot: aristocracy, forbidden love, escapades, intrigue, rivalry, heroes, couples, woman in danger, royal family, fall in love, conspiracy, sword fight ...
Time: 17th century
Place: england, europe
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The Blood of Wolves (2018)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Japan
Duration: 126 min.
Story: Set in 1988 in Hiroshima, Japan, prior to the enactment of the anti-organized crime law. A rumor exists that Detective Shogo Ogami has ties with the yakuza. He is partnered with Detective Shuichi Hioka and they investigate a missing person case ...
Style: captivating, tense
Plot: yakuza, police officer, gang warfare, japanese police, police, gang war, partners against crime, investigation, fighting crime, organized crime, partners, unsolved crime ...
Time: 80s
Place: hiroshima japan, japan
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Warriors of Heaven and Earth (2003)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: China, Hong Kong
Duration: 120 min.
Story: A Chinese emissary is sent to the Gobi desert to execute a renegade soldier. When a caravan transporting a Buddhist monk and a valuable treasure is threatened by thieves, however, the two warriors might unite to protect the travelers.
Style: epic, breathtaking, exciting, serious, lyrical ...
Plot: martial arts, vengeance, desert, fight, sword fight, survival, escapades, rivalry, uninhibited rivalry, medieval, epic battle, warrior ...
Time: 8th century
Place: china, japan, tokyo, asia, ancient china
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Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 110 min.
Story: In late 1890s Wyoming, Butch Cassidy is the affable, clever and talkative leader of the outlaw Hole in the Wall Gang. His closest companion is the laconic dead-shot 'Sundance Kid'. As the west rapidly becomes civilized, the law finally ...
Style: buddy movie, epic, scenic, entertaining, realistic ...
Audience: kids, boys' night
Plot: gunfight, bank robbery, old west, robbery, friendship, heist, friendship between men, buddies, machismo, cowboy, buddy, gang ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: bolivia, wyoming, new york, california, latin america ...
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Curro Jiménez (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Fantasy, History, Mystery
Country: Spain
TV show
Story: Set in the South of Spain in the 19th Century, this successful TV series featured the endless adventures of Curro Jiménez (prototype of the Andalusian "bandolero"), a kind of Spanish Robin Hood, and his gang, the two main members of which ...
Plot: napoleonic wars, french revolution, highwayman, spanish history, horse, flick knife, sideburns
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The Horror of Frankenstein (1970)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi
Country: UK
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Victor Frankenstein, descendant of the infamous scientist, Baron Von Frankenstein, follows in his experimental footsteps. Initially his success involves the resuscitation of a tortoise and progressing onto more ambitious projects, including creating ...
Style: gothic horror, suspenseful, bleak, touching, gothic ...
Plot: frankenstein, mad scientist, laboratory, supernatural, monster, frankenstein's monster, doctor frankenstein, grave robbing, experiment gone awry, dangerous attraction, deadly creature, vengeance ...
Time: 60s
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The Castle of the Living Dead (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 91 min.
Story: Count Drago invites over entertainers to his castle, but what the people don't know is that Drago mummifies animals and humans!
Style: gothic horror, gothic, psychotronic, vintage, odd
Plot: midget, castle, strongman, raven, mummy, funeral, suspense, prophecy, hanging, sergeant, sword fight, mute ...
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Joseph Andrews (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 104 min.
Story: Lady Booby alias 'Belle', the lively wife of the fat landed squire Sir Thomas Booby, has a lusty eye on the attractive, intelligent villager Joseph Andrews, a Latin pupil and protégé of parson Adams, and makes him their footman. ...
Style: sexy, semi serious, realistic, clever, witty ...
Plot: ancient, nude, highwayman, female nudity, master and servant, social misfits, against the rules, society, rise to the top, love and romance, opposites attract, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
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Tom Jones (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 129 min.
Story: Tom loves Sophie and Sophie loves Tom. But Tom and Sophie are of differering classes. Can they find a way through the mayhem to be true to love?
Style: witty, sexy, stylized, erotic, reflective ...
Plot: rags to riches, womanizer, arranged marriage, illegitimate son, class conflict, farce, food, tutor, squire, true love, hunting, fashion ...
Time: 18th century, 60s, 1930s
Place: england, london, new york, europe
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Where's Jack? (1969)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Crime, Drama, History
Country: UK
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Based on the adventures of Jack Sheppard, the thief and jail-breaker who became a folk hero in 1720s London.
Style: serious, realistic
Plot: escape, betrayal, folk hero, highwayman, campaign, false accusation, prison, legends and myths, heist, on the run, fugitives, criminal heroes ...
Time: 18th century, 60s
Place: london, england, united kingdom
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A Fistful of Dollars (1964)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
Duration: 99 min.
Story: The Man With No Name enters the Mexican village of San Miguel in the midst of a power struggle among the three Rojo brothers and sheriff John Baxter. When a regiment of Mexican soldiers bearing gold intended to pay for new weapons is waylaid by the ...
Style: stylized, atmospheric, epic, harsh, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, gunfight, small town, greed, vengeance, gang, violence, brutality, gang war, cowboy, gold, sheriff ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico, latin america, italy, spain, 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, funny, wild ...
Plot: adventurer, cinema, cinematographer, bar fight, armed robbery, drunkenness, highwayman, murder, stagecoach robbery, criminal, cowboy, church ...
Time: 19th century
Place: ussr
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Bummer (2003)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: Russia
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Corrupt cops, street gangs, "Bratki" in "Bummers" (BMWs) steal and "Merins" (Mercedeses), angry truck drivers, beautiful women and death are what four friends in a black Bummer who go on a mission from one region of ...
Style: tense, serious, road movie, suspenseful, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: russian mafia, criminal heroes, group of friends, murder, gangsters, corrupt law enforcer, dishonesty, intrigue, crime gone awry, bribery, on the road, on the run ...
Time: 90s, 21st century
Place: russia
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The Outrage (1964)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Transposing Akira Kurosawa's classic "Rashomon" to the American Southwest in the 1870s, this remake begins as three travelers at a dilapidated railroad station discuss the recent trial of the notorious Mexican outlaw Carasco. We go on ...
Style: non-linear, clever, sincere, serious, psychological ...
Plot: bandit, preacher, rape, sex crime, memory, medium, train, murder, cons and scams, sexual abuse, dishonesty, witnessing a crime ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: usa
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Marketa Lazarov? (1967)
Genre: Drama, History, Romance
Country: Czechoslovakia
Duration: 162 min.
Story: Mikolás and his brother Adam rob travelers for their tyrannical father Kozlík. During one of their "jobs" they end up with a young German hostage whose father escapes to return news of the kidnapping and robbery to the King. Kozlik ...
Style: art house, surreal, philosophical, experimental, psychedelic ...
Plot: brother sister incest, medieval, winter, rape, sexual assault, folk, crusader, magic realism, politics, existentialism, catholic, kidnapping ...
Time: middle ages, 13th century
Place: eastern europe, czech republic, central europe
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The Cisco Kid (1994)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 91 min.
Story: This update of the 1950 western TV series changes Cisco and Pancho from wandering heroes of the old west to somewhat anti-"gringo" Mexican revolutionaries.
Plot: chase, desert, gunfight, war for independence, battles, highwayman, insurgent, french army, french girl, van, confederate soldier, sword fight ...
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The Five Man Army (1969)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 105 min.
Story: Set during the Mexican Revolution, a man known only as "The Dutchman" has a plan, and brings in four of his old acquaintences, including an old army buddy and a silent Japanese swordsman, to help him out by promising a $1000 reward if it ...
Style: exciting
Plot: mexican revolution, samurai, man on a mission, cowboy, battles, martial arts, fort, kung fu, gunfight, card playing, peasant army, mexican army ...
Time: 1910s
Place: mexico
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Death Rides a Horse (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 120 min.
Story: Death Rides a Horse (aka Da uomo a uomo, or As Man to Man) is a 1967 spaghetti western directed by Giulio Petroni, written by Luciano Vincenzoni, and starring Lee Van Cleef and John Phillip Law. Bill Meceita, a boy whose family was murdered in front ...
Style: realistic, rough, serious, exciting, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, investigation, murder, frame up, betrayal, old west, jail, sheriff, fistfight, cowboy, vengeance, criminal ...
Time: 19th century
Place: mexico
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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: revenge, cowboy, bank robbery, rape, skin, raped woman, highwayman, murder of a woman, woman killed, apache indian, apache, american indian ...
Place: tucson arizona, arizona
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The Outcasts (1968)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Outcasts is an American Western genre television series, appearing on ABC in the 1968-69 season. The series stars Don Murray and Otis Young. It is most notable for being the first television Western with an African American co-star.
Plot: slavery, civil war, apache indian, apache territory, indian burial ground, arizona desert, affair, firing squad, arson, wound, conversation, son ...
Place: tucson arizona, phoenix arizona, arizona, sonora, new mexico ...
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Ringo: Face of Revenge (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, Spain
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Director Mario Caiano, best known for horror films like Amanti d' Oltretomba, co-wrote this much-parodied spaghetti western. Another in a long line of films titled for Lorne Greene's 1964 hit song "Ringo". Antonio De Teffe and ...
Audience: kids
Plot: treasure hunt, bar fight, criminal, mexican bandit, highwayman, pitcher, bandit, children, crooked sheriff, buddy, conflict between friends, revenge ...
Place: mexico
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A Bullet for the General (1967)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 118 min.
Story: El Chuncho's bandits rob arms from a train, intending to sell the weapons to Elias' revolutionaries. They are helped by one of the passengers, Bill Tate, and allow him to join them, unware he is an assassin working for the Mexican ...
Style: epic, serious, realistic, exciting, stylized ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: mexican revolution, civil war, cult, reform, man on a mission, exploitation, spy, cowboy, protest, revolution, graphic violence, heroes ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: mexico, latin america, usa, sonora
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Pinocchio (2012)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family, Fantasy, Musical
Country: Italy, Luxembourg, France, Belgium
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Geppetto the carpenter carves the object of his hidden desires out of a log: a puppet that will keep him company and will be like a son to him. He will call him Pinocchio. Imagine his surprise when he discovers that the puppet moves, as if by magic, ...
Style: fairy tale, sincere, captivating, entertaining, light ...
Audience: kids, family outing, preschoolers
Plot: pinocchio, parents and children, escapades, youth, young heroes, transformation, education, carpenter, friendship, wish fulfillment, magic, teaching the ways of the world ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe
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