U.s. cavalry movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant u.s. cavalry movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful and captivating films and TV shows about / with u.s. cavalry, native american, horse, gun, gunfight, soldier, heroes, violence, pistol and battles plots mostly in Western, Drama and Action genres shot in USA, Italy, UK and other countries.
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u.s. cavalry movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as u.s. cavalry: Ulzana's Raid (1972), Sergeants 3 (1962), Buffalo Soldiers (1997), A Distant Trumpet (1964), The Stalking Moon (1968), Shango (1970), Woman Walks Ahead (2017), Jeremiah Johnson (1972), The Legend of Custer (1968), The High Chaparral (1967).

List of u.s. cavalry movies

Ulzana's Raid (1972)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: Report reaches the US cavalry that the Apache leader Ulzana has left his reservation with a band of followers. A compassionate young officer, Lieutenant DeBuin, is given a small company to find him and bring him back; accompanying the troop is ...
Style: exciting, tense, suspenseful, bleak, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: u.s. cavalry, racism, native american attack, cavalry, apache, massacre, track down, violence spree, interracial relations, idealism, social decay, military ...
Place: arizona, usa
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 6.0
 1K
Sergeants 3 (1962)
Genre: Comedy, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 112 min.
Story: Mike, Chip, and Larry are three lusty, brawling U. S. Cavalry sergeants stationed in Indian Territory in 1870.
Style: suspenseful, humorous, rough, realistic, semi serious ...
Plot: battles, u.s. cavalry, old west, battle, society, obsessive quest, adventure, escapades, military, heroes, rescue, danger ...
Place: las vegas, india
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Buffalo Soldiers (1997)
Genre: Drama, History, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: They've ridden dusty miles without end and fought fierce battles. Yet when these brave African-American cavalrymen enter a scraggly frontier town, they must walk through it instead of ride. The town dishonors them but the soldiers' ...
Style: disturbing, rough, tense, realistic, serious
Plot: racism, military, battles, interracial relations, u.s. cavalry, oracle, injustice, media satire, military life, anti war, americana, culture clash ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
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A Distant Trumpet (1964)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: In 1883, US Cavalry lieutenant Matthew Hazard, newly graduated from West Point, is assigned to isolated Fort Delivery on the Mexican border of Arizona, where he meets commanding officer Teddy Mainwarring's wife Kitty, whom he later rescues from ...
Style: serious, realistic, rough
Plot: cave, battles, soldier, fort, u.s. cavalry, society, military, military life, americana, interracial relations, battle zone, officers and cadets ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
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The Stalking Moon (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 109 min.
Story: When an army scout retires to a farm in New Mexico he takes pity on a white woman and her half-breed son recently rescued from indians, and invites them to join him. He does this even knowing the child's father is a feared and murderous Apache ...
Style: rough, suspenseful, serious, tense, realistic ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: old west, escapades, rescue, tough heroes, farm, left to die, danger, heroes, track down, interracial relations, kidnapping, chase ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa
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 5.7
 183
Shango (1970)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: Italy
Duration: 96 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, revolt, nightmare, village, shot in the head, vegetable, old woman, mechanic, psychopath, cave, fight, hallucination ...
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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, suspense, exciting, tense, captivating
Plot: native american, native american reservation, murder, horse, painting, shooting, female artist, danger, crimes, rivalry, sioux tribe, indigenous people ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: north dakota, new york
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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: realistic, atmospheric, serious, meditative, factual ...
Plot: wilderness, native americans, survival, native, rocky mountains, adventure, hunting, interracial relations, respect, mountain man, lone wolves, massacre ...
Time: 19th century, 1850s
Place: colorado, usa
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The Legend of Custer (1968)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Lt. Col. George Armstrong Custer has been reinstated and assigned to command the 7th Cavalry Regiment at Fort Hays. The regiment has become a ragtag outfit of thieves and ruffians and Custer must whip the soldiers into shape to fight, the Kiowa, ...
Plot: escape, spear throwing, war hero, legendary hero, rescue, sword fight, uncle niece relationship, indian chief, knife, cash, gunrunner, captain ...
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The High Chaparral (1967)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The High Chaparral is an American Western-themed television series starring Leif Erickson and Cameron Mitchell which aired on NBC from 1967 to 1971. The series, made by Xanadu Productions in association with NBC Productions, was created by David ...
Style: captivating, sentimental, serious, realistic, saga
Plot: old west, ranch, single parent, crumbling marriage, starting over, siblings relations, family relations, farm, family business, family life, parents and children, hopes ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: arizona, usa, mexico, tucson arizona
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 7.5
 110
The Outcasts (1968)
Genre: 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: army general, gun, pistol, father son relationship, wedding, murder, mother, prisoner, cow, house, horse, jail ...
Place: phoenix arizona, tucson arizona, new mexico, shanghai, texas ...
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 7.4
 193
The Quest (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
TV show
Story: The Quest is an American Western series which aired on NBC from September to December 1976. The series stars Kurt Russell and Tim Matheson. The Quest's pilot episode aired as a television film on May 13, 1976.
Plot: old west, stagecoach robbery, soldier, army, hypnotism, comanche indian, children, search, brother, scout, jail, security guard ...
Place: san francisco, mexico, texas, new mexico
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 254
The Quest (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: Eight years ago, Cheyenne Indians attacked the Baudine Family wagon and captured Morgan (Kurt Russell), whom they renamed Two Persons. Now Two Persons, raised in the ways of the Indians, has been reunited with his brother Quentin (Tim Matheson), a ...
Style: serious, exciting, realistic, suspenseful, rough ...
Plot: desert, escapades, obsessive quest, kidnapping, adventure, family relations, culture clash, americana, misfit, siblings relations, society, missing person ...
Time: 70s
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 5.9
 1K
Stagecoach (1986)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Story follows a stagecoach ride through Old West Apache territory. On board are a cavalry man's pregnant wife, a prostitute with a broken heart, a Marshal taking in his prisoner Johnny Ringo, a crooked gambler, and the infamous Doc Holliday
Style: rough, exciting, serious, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: desert, old west, pregnancy, heroes, prostitute, stagecoach, americana, heist, country, on the road, gambling, self discovery ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, arizona, yuma arizona
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 7.2
 40K
The Outlaws (1985)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: Four unwitting heroes cross paths on their journey to the sleepy town of Silverado. Little do they know the town where their family and friends reside has been taken over by a corrupt sheriff and a murderous posse. It's up to the sharp-shooting ...
Style: feel good, realistic, exciting, serious, tense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, good versus evil, small town, group of criminals, friendship, old west, kidnapping, heroes, gunslinger, western town, saloon ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 80s
Place: usa, new mexico, arizona, california
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Custer of the West (1967)
Genre: Biography, Drama, History, War, Western
Country: UK, France, Spain, USA
Duration: 143 min.
Story: Biopic of General George Armstrong Custer from his rise to prominence in the Civil War through to his "last stand" at the Battle of the Little Big Horn.
Style: exciting, captivating, serious, realistic, tragic ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: native american attack, congress, battles, soldier, tragic hero, military, heroes, american civil war, moral dilemma, tough heroes, americana, military life ...
Time: 19th century
Place: washington d.c.
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 5.0
 121
Red Tomahawk (1967)
Genre: Action, Drama, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 82 min.
Story: After Custer's defeat an army captain tries to warn a small town that the Sioux are coming. The inhabitants own two machine-guns but don't want to lend them to him.
Plot: prospector, american indian, ammunition, dead children, renegade, massacre, gatling gun, barricade, tomahawk, native american, burial, saloon ...
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 6.4
 227K
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: buddy comedy, exciting, humorous, semi serious, scenic ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: horse, native american, texas ranger, adventure, cowboy, escape, indians, good versus evil, escapades, lawyer, vengeance, fighting crime ...
Time: 19th century, 1930s, 1860s, 20th century
Place: texas, usa, san francisco
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 6.7
 79K
Hidalgo (2004)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Biography, Drama, Sport, Western
Country: USA, Morocco
Duration: 136 min.
Story: Set in 1890, this is the story of a Pony Express courier who travels to Arabia to compete with his horse, Hidalgo, in a dangerous race for a massive contest prize, in an adventure that sends the pair around the world...
Style: exciting, serious, captivating, realistic, factual ...
Plot: horse, desert, horse race, adventurer, adventure, cowboy, sheik, racehorse, underdog, contests and competitions, rivalry, human spirit ...
Time: 19th century, 1890s
Place: middle east, saudi arabia, boston, new york, syria ...
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 7.6
 28K
Gettysburg (1993)
Genre: Drama, History, War
Country: USA
Duration: 271 min.
Story: Summer 1863. The Confederacy pushes north into Pennsylvania. Union divisions converge to face them. The two great armies clash at Gettysburg, site of a theology school. For three days, through such legendary actions as Little Round Top and ...
Style: epic, intense, realistic, captivating, serious ...
Plot: american civil war, civil war, slavery, battles, military, war, soldier, heroic mission, state affairs, civil rights, battle zone, military life ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: usa, pennsylvania, maryland
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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: serious, realistic, captivating, intense, factual ...
Plot: native american, apache, bounty hunter, racism, historical figure, battles, soldier, surrender, bigotry, indians, betrayal, interracial romance ...
Place: mexico, latin america, arizona, sonora, tucson arizona
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Frank & Jesse (1994)
Genre: Biography, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 105 min.
Story: At the end of the Civil War, Frank and Jesse James and other former guerillas who rode with Quantrill and Bill Anderson take the oath of allegiance to the Union. Feeling oppressed by Chicago railroad investors, the James and Younger brothers, Bob ...
Style: tense, realistic, serious, surprise ending
Audience: boys' night
Plot: criminal, outlaw, american civil war, on the run, chases and races, rivalry, crimes, deadly, folk hero, heroes, lone wolves, track down ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s, 1860s
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Fort Courageous (1965)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 72 min.
Story: In this western, a cavalry sergeant is wrongly court-martialed. To reclaim his good name, he takes over a patrol that just lost its leader in an Indian attack. He leads the regiment to Fort Courageous, but is appalled to discover that the Indians ...
Plot: son, native american, apache territory, apache, arizona territory, apache indian, doctor, soldier, father son relationship, murder, tortured to death, archive footage ...
Time: 1880s
Place: arizona, utah
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 5.5
 414
Class of '61 (1993)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: Three West Point 1861 generation cadets and friends go on opposite sides after the breakout of The Civil War, with tragic consequences. A subplot involves Lucius, a Shelby Peyton's slave, who kills a slave trader and goes on the run.
Plot: american civil war, combat, gun, american soldier, confederate army, confederate soldier, fight for freedom, accomplice, battles, musket, canon, u.s. army ...
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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: serious, emotional, rough, sincere, realistic ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, native americans, native american attack, murder, injustice, against humanity, life is a bitch, racism, senator, chief, father daughter relationship ...
Time: 19th century, 1870s
Place: south dakota, usa, washington d.c., canada
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 5.2
 572
Born to Ride (1991)
Genre: Action
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: The US Army has decided to modernize its cavalry, so Colonel James E. Devers is ordered by a general to convert a horse unit to motorcycles, but his men are easily outclassed as riders by a pack of rowdies, especially Grady Westfall; when he is ...
Style: exciting, biting, suspense, rough, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: military, lone wolves, infidelity, prison, love triangle, dangerous attraction, military life, scout, society, rebellion, heroes, prank ...
Time: 90s, 1930s, 1940s
Place: europe, spain
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 6.0
 20K
The Alamo (2004)
Genre: Drama, History, War, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 137 min.
Story: Based on the 1836 standoff between a group of Texan and Tejano men, led by Davy Crockett and Jim Bowie, and Mexican dictator Santa Anna's forces at the Alamo in San Antonio, Texas.
Style: realistic, rough, sincere, exciting, serious ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: siege, war, military, danger, rivalry, heroic mission, gunfight, soldier, heroes, revolution, justice, wartime ...
Time: 19th century, 1830s
Place: texas, mexico, latin america, usa, san antonio texas ...
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40 Guns to Apache Pass (1967)
Genre: Adventure, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: The Apaches are on the warpath and the Army must defend them. Murphy's mission is to get a shipment of rifles, but it's stolen by greedy white traders with the help of mutinous soldiers
Style: realistic, serious, captivating, suspenseful, rough
Audience: boys' night
Plot: battles, soldier, rifle, tough heroes, american civil war, war, chases and races, rivalry, adventure, rescue, arms dealing, heroes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: arizona
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 5.2
 177
The Raiders (1963)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: Wild Bill Hickok, Buffalo Bill and Calamity Jane help a Texas rancher against the railroad. , against the railroad.
Style: serious, realistic, rough, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: leadership, heroes, crimes, lone wolves, hopes, gangsters, rivalry, farm, righting the wronged, old west, track down, false accusation ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s
Place: texas, kansas
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Arizona Bushwhackers (1968)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 87 min.
Story: During the Civil War, a Confederate spy takes a job as marshal of a small western town as a cover for his espionage activities. However, he soon finds out that a local businessman is selling weapons to a band of rampaging Indians.
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, rough, suspenseful
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bar, crimes, starting over, espionage, society, moral dilemma, small town life, heroic mission, police corruption, uninhibited rivalry, anti war, celebrity culture ...
Place: arizona
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