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, humorous, semi serious, exciting, light and captivating films and TV shows about / with highwayman, dishonesty, adventure, crimes, gunfight, heroes, gun, violence, escapades and robbery plots mostly in Drama, Adventure and Comedy genres shot in UK, Italy, USA and other countries.
highwayman movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as highwayman: Carry on Dick (1974), The Wicked Lady (1983), Ilya and the Robber (2007), Bandolero! (1968), Joseph Andrews (1977), Plunkett & Macleane (1999), Where's Jack? (1969), Curro Jiménez (1976), The Cisco Kid (1994), No Sweat (1975).

List of highwayman movies

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: not serious, humorous, witty, sex comedy
Plot: farce, highwayman, countryside, ambiguity, criminal, partners, satire, disorder, investigation, parody, clergy, nothing goes right ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, 18th century
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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: suspenseful, semi serious, realistic, exciting
Plot: highwayman, nudity (full frontal - brief), crimes, dishonesty, hidden identity, escapades, social differences, heist, graphic violence, adventurer, adventure, love and romance ...
Time: 17th century
Place: europe, england
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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: entertaining, captivating, humorous, wild, cult film
Plot: adventurer, bar fight, cinematographer, drinking, drunkenness, highwayman, drinking alcohol, cowboy, criminal, stagecoach, cinema, outlaw ...
Time: 19th century
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Ilya and the Robber (2007)
Genre: Animation, Adventure, Family
Country: Russia
Duration: 80 min.
Story: Ilya Muromets has to rescue his trusty horse Burushka and Kiev treasury from the greedy hands of the famous bandit, Solovey-Razboynik.
Style: fairy tale, light, entertaining, feel good, exciting ...
Audience: family outing
Plot: stolen gold, folk hero, russian, prince, bandit, good versus evil, adventure, highwayman, heroine, fight, heroes, friendship ...
Place: kiev ukraine
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Bandolero! (1968)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 106 min.
Story: Posing as a hangman, Mace Bishop arrives in town with the intention of freeing a gang of outlaws, including his brother, from the gallows. Mace urges his younger brother to give up crime. The sheriff chases the brothers to Mexico. They join forces, ...
Style: realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: escape, desert, mexican bandit, criminal, brother, bandit, outlaw, executioner, americana, fall in love, unlikely partners, going straight ...
Time: 60s
Place: mexico, usa, latin america, texas
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Joseph Andrews (1977)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 95 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, realistic, semi serious, clever, sexual ...
Plot: nudity (full frontal - brief), heist, couples, power relations, couple relations, cinderella story, death in the family, social differences, frame up, fall in love, romance, love and romance ...
Time: 18th century
Place: england
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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: humorous, exciting, realistic, witty, semi serious ...
Audience: date night, boys' night
Plot: vengeance, heist, adventure, partners, love triangle, crimes, criminal heroes, buddies, dishonesty, rivalry, unlikely criminals, period piece ...
Time: 18th century, victorian england, georgian era, 1700s
Place: england, europe, london
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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: realistic, serious
Plot: folk hero, betrayal, escape, heroes, buddies, dishonesty, fugitives, adventure, chases and races, chase, rivalry, crimes ...
Time: 60s, 18th century
Place: london, england
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Curro Jiménez (1976)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, History
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: highwayman, sideburns, flick knife, horse
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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: french girl, gatling gun, attempted rape, sword fight, mercenary, kiss, mine, church, confederate soldier, french army, love, battle ...
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No Sweat (1975)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: Two incompetent Western outlaws engineer several failed crimes, including a botched stagecoach holdup. Fred Williamson, a tough-guy perennial in blaxploitation movies, does a rare comedy turn as a blundering patsy to Richard Pryor's slick con ...
Style: humorous, offbeat, witty, exciting, semi serious ...
Plot: cowboy, farce, injustice, friends, disorder, cons and scams, old west, escape, heroes, soul music, buddies, music ...
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The Magnificent Seven Ride! (1972)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Marshal Chris Adams turns down a friend's request to help stop the depredations of a gang of Mexican bandits. When his wife is killed by bank robbers and his friend is killed capturing the last thief, Chris feels obligated to take up his ...
Style: suspenseful, rough, realistic, serious, exciting
Audience: boys' night
Plot: pardon, van, dynamite, heroes, escapades, crimes, chases and races, adventure, partners, rivalry, gang, tough heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: sonora, mexico, arizona, tucson arizona
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Now They Call Him Sacramento (1972)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: Spain, Italy
Duration: 90 min.
Story: After stealing money transported in a train, Sacramento, Big Jim and Tequila arribe to "La Paz" town. They rent a room there in order to hide the money but Sacramento and Big Jim, while Tequila is sleeping, run away with the money. Tequila ...
Plot: gun, bartender, brawl, cemetery, widow, explosion, dynamite, gunslinger, train, whiskey, drinking contest, alcohol ...
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Shoot, Gringo... Shoot! (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Chad Stark is offered his life and a nice ammount of dollars if he is to bring back the runaway son of mexican land-owner Gutierrez . This son, Fidel, teams up with an outlaw band lead by a former military man going by the name The Major. When Stark ...
Plot: desert, farewell, tequila, gunshot, crucifix, death sentence, infamy, capture, landlord, sniper, hanging, execution by hanging ...
Place: california
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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, nightmare, village, shot in the head, vegetable, old woman, mechanic, psychopath, battle, revolt, cave, knife ...
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Renegade Riders (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 98 min.
Story: Chamaco finds himself on the wrong end of a firing squad after tracking an ex-Confederate to interrogate him about General Beauregard's missing gold. He's saved by a stranger who calls himself Stuart (Byrnes). Stuart claims to know the ...
Style: dark humor
Plot: handgun, forced kiss, army, native american, cave, whip, gunslinger, cripple, threat, confederate soldier, city, mexican american border ...
Time: 1860s
Place: texas, mexico
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Execution (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Clips, a bounty killer, is after one John Coler, who has fooled him, keeping all of a loot he should have shared with him. He finally catches his prey only to discover that the man is a Coler all right but not the expected one. He is actually the ...
Plot: small town, bounty hunter, brother brother relationship, street shootout, manhunt, embezzlement, treasure hunt, torture, woman killed, mexican bandit, highwayman, outlaw gang
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The Horror of Frankenstein (1970)
Genre: Drama, 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: suspenseful, bleak, suspense, touching, semi serious ...
Plot: mad scientist, laboratory, frankenstein, experiment gone awry, danger, supernatural, escapades, deadly creature, gory, vengeance, dangerous attraction, master villain ...
Time: 60s
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Chained Justice (1984)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Romania
Duration: 116 min.
Story: Inspired by true events, "Dreptate în lanturi" is a rough and poetic film, whose action is placed at the beginning of the last century. The movie sheds light on a Romanian peasant who fights against social injustice.
Plot: theft, romanian, highwayman, prison escape, peasant, thief, robbery, corruption, bounty hunter, prison
Time: turn of the century
Place: romania
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We Are the Pirates of the Roads (2015)
Genre: Adventure, Family
Country: Finland, Germany, Sweden
Duration: 85 min.
Story: The Rosvola family – The Robbersons drive around the country in their pirate car robbing bypassing cars of their sweets, extra food and consumer goods. Life changes for the Rosvolas when they accidentally kidnap 10-year-old Vilja, a diligent ...
Style: road movie
Plot: child abduction, pirate, tough girl, friendship, kidnapping, escape, knife thrower, strong female character, theft, summer vacation, burglar, tied up ...
Place: finland
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The Castle of the Living Dead (1964)
Genre: Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: Italy, France
Duration: 90 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: psychotronic
Plot: embalming, mummy, funeral, raven, midget, strongman, castle, gothic horror, italian gothic, broken bottle, highwayman, theatrical troupe ...
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Dirt (2001)
Genre: Comedy, Crime
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: DIRT is a quirky comedy about two simple-hearted brothers who, when abandoned by the death of their mother, search to find a replacement Mom. Junior and Scooter find themselves ill-prepared for life on their own. To ease their suffering, they search ...
Style: realistic, semi serious, humorous, light, feel good ...
Plot: small town, kidnapping, parents and children, family relations, social relations, nothing goes right, siblings relations, wedding, husband wife relationship, violence, small town life, domestic disturbance ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, usa
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A Hazard of Hearts (1987)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 90 min.
Story: When compulsive gambler Sir Giles Staverley has lost his estate and all his money playing dice, he realises that he only has one thing left of value: his daughter Serena. In a final game, he stakes his daughter's hand in marriage, convinced ...
Style: captivating, atmospheric, stylized, realistic, semi serious
Audience: girls' night
Plot: gambling, superhero, romance, ambition, dishonesty, love and romance, couples, estate, highwayman, aristocracy, dice, english country dance ...
Time: 19th century, 1800s
Place: england, europe
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Tom Jones (1963)
Genre: Adventure, Comedy, History
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, realistic, semi serious, exciting, saga ...
Plot: hanging, womanizer, true love, satire, tutor, rags to riches, breaking the fourth wall, squire, sword fight, adventure, power relations, love and romance ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1930s, 60s, 1960s
Place: england, europe, london, new york
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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, exciting, captivating, tense, entertaining ...
Plot: forbidden love, escapades, adventure, intrigue, romance, royal court, woman in danger, heroes, rivalry, couples, fall in love, royal family ...
Time: 17th century, 1600s
Place: england, europe
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Swords of Blood (1962)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Adventure, Drama
Country: France, Italy
Duration: 114 min.
Story: In the 18th century, Louis de Bourguignon is working with the Malichot's gang, but their ways are too 'unethical' for him. He creates his own band, acting under the name of Cartouche, making audacious robberies of the rich people, and ...
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, feel good, captivating ...
Plot: adventure, adventurer, heist, outlaw, criminal, folk hero, righting the wronged, gang, criminal heroes, against the odds, romance, crimes ...
Time: 18th century
Place: france
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Blackbeard (2006)
Genre: Adventure, Biography, Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: In the Golden Age of Piracy, at the dawn of the 18th century, Blackbeard stood out among the lawless rogues as the most fearsome and notorious seafarer of them all. He killed for the reputation, and his reputation has become legend. Now, for the ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, tense, suspenseful
Plot: pirate, treasure hunt, heroes, adventurer, daring rescue, rescue, adventure, rebelliousness, uninhibited rivalry, good versus evil, escapades, danger ...
Time: 18th century
Place: caribbean
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Barry Lyndon (1975)
Genre: Adventure, Drama, History, War
Country: UK, USA
Duration: 185 min.
Story: In the Eighteenth Century, in a small village in Ireland, Redmond Barry is a young farm boy in love with his cousin Nora Brady. When Nora engages to the British Captain John Quin, Barry challenges him for a duel of pistols. He wins and escapes to ...
Style: epic, realistic, stylized, cynical, captivating ...
Plot: rise and fall, aristocracy, jealousy, nobility, debt, social climbing, glory, escapades, dishonesty, irony, loss of son, duel ...
Time: 18th century, 1700s, 1770s, 1780s
Place: ireland, england, prussia, europe, belgium ...
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The Amorous Adventures of Moll Flanders (1965)
Genre: Comedy, Romance
Country: UK
Duration: 126 min.
Story: A bawdy story of how a poor damsel surrenders her virtue again and again to get to the top of society.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, captivating
Plot: deportation, prostitute, love triangle, infidelity, couples, power relations, social differences, rich and poor, love and romance, intrigue, society, dishonesty ...
Time: 18th century
Place: belgium, europe, london
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Pinocchio (2012)
Genre: Animation, Family, Fantasy
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, captivating, entertaining, light, sincere ...
Audience: family outing, kids, preschoolers
Plot: adventure, escapades, parents and children, young heroes, youth, pinocchio, puppet, education, transformation, fairy, carpenter, friendship ...
Time: 19th century
Place: italy, europe
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