Navajo movies and TV shows

The list contains the best, new and most relevant navajo movies ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out serious, realistic, suspenseful, cult film, suspense and rough films and TV shows about / with navajo, navajo indian, native american, heroes, gunfight, murder, gun, violence, vengeance and desert plots mostly in Action, Drama and Thriller genres shot in USA, Canada, Italy and other countries.
navajo movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as navajo: Windtalkers (2002), Buffalo Dreams (2005), The Sunchaser (1996), The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976), Drunktown's Finest (2014), Desert Kickboxer (1992), Legends from the Sky (2015), The Trial of Billy Jack (1974), Billy Jack Goes to Washington (1977), Stay Away, Joe (1968).

List of navajo movies

Windtalkers (2002)
Genre: Action, Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Joe Enders is a gung-ho Marine assigned to protect a "windtalker" - one of several Navajo Indians who were used to relay messages during World War II because their spoken language was indecipherable to Japanese code breakers.
Style: realistic, brutal, factual, intense, stylized ...
Plot: world war two, war, military, native american, artillery, survival, code, friendship, courage, military life, violence, brutality ...
Time: year 1944, 1940s, year 1943, 20th century
Place: japan, arizona, asia
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Buffalo Dreams (2005)
Genre: Family
Country: USA
Duration: 89 min.
Story: Josh Townsend finds himself living in New Mexico after his father's new job requires the family to move from their home in Utah. While acclimating to his new surroundings, Josh becomes involved with a group of teens attempting to preserve the ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, touching
Audience: teens, kids, pre-teens
Plot: youth, friendship, teenage life, young heroes, disney, family relations, parents and children, fish out of water, escapades, interracial friendship, mute, native american reservation ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: new mexico, utah, arizona
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The Sunchaser (1996)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 122 min.
Story: A young half-Navajo convict (Jon Seda) dying of cancer forces a yuppie (Woody Harrelson) doctor to drive him to a magic healing lake.
Style: road movie, melancholic, emotional, touching, realistic ...
Plot: terminal illness, friendship, healing power, road trip, justice, hostage, on the road, juvenile delinquent, doctors and patients, self discovery, crimes, desert ...
Time: 90s
Place: 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, entertaining ...
Plot: american civil war, revenge, civil war, cowboy, native americans, native american, murder, tough guy, bounty hunter, surrender, massacre, on the run ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 70s
Place: texas, missouri, austin texas, usa, kansas ...
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Drunktown's Finest (2014)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 95 min.
Story: On a desolate Navajo reservation in New Mexico, three young people – a college-bound, devout Christian; a rebellious and angry father-to-be; and a promiscuous but gorgeous transsexual - search for love and acceptance.
Style: psychological, disturbing, suspense, queer cinema
Plot: native american, transsexual, indigenous people, native american reservation, life is a bitch, relationship problems, indian reservation, native americans, social problems, lgbt, indigenous, navajo ...
Place: new mexico
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Desert Kickboxer (1992)
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A kickboxing cop abandons the violent life after he accidentally kills his opponent during a match. After quitting, he heads for the Arizona desert to live alone and occasionally work tracking drug runners for the area sheriff. One particularly wily ...
Plot: kickboxer, martial arts, native american, warrior, final showdown, retribution, chase, revenge, police officer killed, kickboxing, karate, bow and arrow ...
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Legends from the Sky (2015)
Genre: Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: A Native American Veteran, burdened by survivor's guilt after a disastrous military tour, is forced to search for his missing grandfather after his ancestral land is mysteriously taken over by an unknown federal organization.
Style: suspenseful, serious, suspense, captivating
Plot: heroes, save the day, uncover truth, government agency, dishonesty, alien encounter, haunted by the past, law enforcement, conspiracy, space and aliens, native american, ufo ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: arizona, usa
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The Trial of Billy Jack (1974)
Genre: Action, Drama, Music, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 170 min.
Story: After Billy Jack in sentenced to four years in prison for the "involuntary manslaughter" of the first film, the Freedom School expands and flourishes under the guidance of Jean Roberts. The utopian existence of the school is characterized ...
Style: political, suspense, rough, suspenseful, thought provoking ...
Plot: martial arts, hippie, native american, politics, heroes, school, strong violent content, injustice, journalism, rivalry, rebellion, fighting the system ...
Time: 20th century, 70s, year 1972, year 1970, year 1968
Place: new mexico, arizona, usa, vietnam
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Billy Jack Goes to Washington (1977)
Genre: Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 155 min.
Story: After a senator suddenly dies after completing (and sealing) an investigation into the nuclear power industry, the remaining senator and the state governor must decide on a person who will play along with their shady deals and not cause any ...
Style: political, talky, sexy, humorous, visually appealing ...
Audience: girls' night, teens, boys' night
Plot: politics, hippie, murder, gangsters, death, corruption, disaster, twists and turns, enormously long battle scene, farce, nostalgia, teenager ...
Time: 70s
Place: washington d.c., los angeles, usa
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Stay Away, Joe (1968)
Genre: Comedy, Musical, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Joe Lightcloud persuades his Congressman to give him 20 heifers and a prize bull so he and his father, Charlie, can prove that the Navajos can successfully raise cattle on the reservation. If their experiment is successful, then the government will ...
Style: psychotronic, semi serious, realistic, feel good, humorous ...
Plot: elvis presley, countryside, rodeo, ambition, contests and competitions, rivalry, buddies, friends, rock, wilderness, homecoming, against the odds ...
Time: 60s
Place: arizona, usa
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Billy Jack (1971)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 114 min.
Story: Ex-Green Beret hapkido expert saves wild horses from being slaughtered for dog food and helps protect a desert "freedom school" for runaway.
Style: allegory, unusual plot structure, buddy movie, talky, intense ...
Audience: kids, teens, boys' night
Plot: school, rape, hippie, cult, small town, vigilantism, tough guy, racism, native american, revenge, violence, culture clash ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: new mexico, usa, vietnam, asia, arizona
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Skinwalkers (2006)
Genre: Action, Fantasy, Horror, Thriller
Country: Canada, USA, Germany
Duration: 110 min.
Story: Creatures, bound by the blood of the wolf, that can kill with curses and move at lightening speed, watching the night sky for the rise of the blood-red crescent moon. They are SKINWALKERS. They feed on our flesh and thirst for the taste of human ...
Style: suspense, scary, suspenseful, rough, serious ...
Audience: teens, boys' night
Plot: werewolf, supernatural, transformation, supernatural ability, young heroes, youth, curses spells and rituals, brutality, good versus evil, rivalry, deadly creature, escapades ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: usa
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Rambo (2008)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: When governments fail to act on behalf of captive missionaries, ex-Green Beret John James Rambo sets aside his peaceful existence along the Salween River in a war-torn region of Thailand to take action. Although he's still haunted by violent ...
Style: brutal, realistic, bloody, suspense, harsh ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: violent, lone hero, one man army, rambo, mercenary, jungle, sniper, military, strong violent content, soldier, survival, warrior ...
Time: 80s, 2000s, contemporary, 21st century
Place: burma, thailand, asia, arizona, southeast asia
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Rambo: First Blood Part II (1985)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA, Mexico
Duration: 96 min.
Story: John Rambo is released from prison by the government for a top-secret covert mission to the last place on Earth he'd want to return - the jungles of Vietnam.
Style: intense, harsh, serious, realistic, suspenseful ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: revenge, one man army, chase, weapons, rambo, vietnam war, prison, heroes, soldier, brutality, military, ex special forces ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, arizona, asia, usa, russia
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Rambo III (1988)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Combat has taken its toll on Rambo, but he's finally begun to find inner peace in a monastery. When Rambo's friend and mentor Col. Trautman asks for his help on a top secret mission to Afghanistan, Rambo declines but must reconsider when ...
Style: intense, homoerotic, serious, realistic, rough ...
Audience: family outing, boys' night
Plot: lone hero, one man army, desert, loner, heroes, rambo, military, brutality, gunfight, revenge, torture, violence ...
Time: 80s, 20th century
Place: afghanistan, thailand, russia, pakistan, ussr ...
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Mesrine: Killer Instinct (2008)
Genre: Action, Biography, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: France, Canada, Italy
Duration: 113 min.
Story: Jacques Mesrine, a loyal son and dedicated soldier, is back home and living with his parents after serving in the Algerian War. Soon he is seduced by the neon glamour of sixties Paris and the easy money it presents. Mentored by Guido, Mesrine turns ...
Style: bleak, tense, realistic, suspense, intense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gangsters, organized crime, mafia, rise to the top, against the rules, prison, robbery, prison escape, crimes, romancing a criminal, character study, heist ...
Time: 60s, 70s, 50s, 20th century
Place: france, paris france, canada, montreal, europe ...
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First Blood (1982)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 93 min.
Story: When former Green Beret John Rambo is harassed by local law enforcement and arrested for vagrancy, the Vietnam vet snaps, runs for the hills and rat-a-tat-tats his way into the action-movie hall of fame. Hounded by a relentless sheriff, Rambo ...
Style: suspenseful, exciting, serious, tense, suspense ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: vietnam war, gunfight, soldier, tough heroes, one man army, manhunt, police brutality, vietnam veteran, lone wolves, escape, humiliation, loner ...
Time: 70s, 80s, 20th century
Place: vietnam, washington state, usa, arizona
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Rambo (1986)
Genre: Animation, Action, Adventure, Family
Country: USA
Duration: 30 min.
TV show
Story: Rambo: The Force of Freedom is an animated series based on the character of John Rambo from David Morrell's book First Blood and the subsequent films First Blood and Rambo: First Blood Part II. This series was adapted for television by story ...
Style: exciting, realistic, serious, suspenseful
Audience: kids
Plot: soldier, heroes, tough heroes, heroic mission, rivalry, family, terrorism, escapades, superhero, jungle warfare, commando raid, green beret ...
Time: 20th century, 80s
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Ghost Adventures (2008)
Genre: Documentary, History
Country: USA
Duration: 45 min.
TV show
Story: Paranormal investigator Zak Bagans and his crew, Nick Groff and Aaron Goodwin, search for haunted locations both domestically and internationally. During their investigations, Zak and crew acquaint themselves with the general area; interview locals ...
Style: scary, atmospheric, serious, tense, realistic ...
Plot: ghost, paranormal phenomena, reality, supernatural, investigation, paranormal activity, paranormal, ghost story, uncover truth, mysterious place, isolation, experimenting ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, 2010s, 2000s
Place: usa, new mexico, arizona, tucson arizona, yuma arizona
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Thunder II (1987)
Genre: Action, Drama
Country: Italy
Duration: 88 min.
Story: Indian sheriff Thunder is transferred to a small town in the desert. He learns that the corrupt deputy is paid by the drug mob. To protect himself, the deputy sets a trap for Thunder and gets him convicted as dealer. Thunder manages to break out of ...
Plot: native american, police officer, dirty cop, witness, frame up, massacre, arizona desert, drug traffic, drugs, combat, fight, violence ...
Place: arizona, new mexico
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Lonely Are the Brave (1962)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A fiercely independent cowboy arranges to have himself locked up in jail in order to then escape with an old friend who has been sentenced to the penitentiary.
Style: cynical, harsh, atmospheric, enigmatic, compassionate ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: horse, helicopter, chase, friendship, prison escape, on the run, escape, runaway, small town, idealism, wilderness, anarchist ...
Time: 50s, 60s, 20th century, year 1952
Place: texas, california, albuquerque new mexico, new mexico
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The Last Hard Men (1976)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: In the early 20th century, some convicts while on a road gang escape and one of the convicts is Zach Provo, a half Indian, who was sent to prison during the latter part of the 19th century. He escapes with 6 others to exact vengeance on Sam Burgade ...
Style: realistic, serious, exciting, rough, suspenseful
Plot: cowboy, civil war, kidnapping, prison, rescue, gang, apache indian, apache territory, arizona desert, mistaken identity, vengeance, rivalry ...
Time: 20th century, 19th century
Place: arizona, tucson arizona, yuma arizona, usa
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A Thief of Time (2003)
Genre: Crime, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 94 min.
Story: Officers Leaphorn and Chee search for a missing anthropologist suspected of stealing artifacts from a burial site.
Style: tense, serious, suspenseful, suspense, realistic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: archaeologist, police detective, police investigation, riddles and clues, society, mystery, protagonist as suspect, crimes, culture clash, native american, missing person, murder ...
Time: contemporary
Place: new mexico, arizona
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Fleshburn (1984)
Genre: Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: A soldier who deserted because of spiritual beliefs was tried and evaluated by four psychiatrists, and they all concluded that he was unable to distinguish right from wrong, so he was sentenced to a mental hospital. One day, he escapes and kidnaps ...
Style: cult film
Plot: vietnam war, cult, native american, desert, psychiatrist, flashback, hawk, murder, vietnam veteran, kidnapping, revenge, manhunt ...
Place: arizona
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Mystery Woman: Redemption (2006)
Genre: Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
TV show
Story: Samantha Kinsey is the owner of the Mystery Woman bookstore and an expert in criminology. This time she will have to solve the murder of a war veteran. As always, she will face the police chief Connor, who will try by all means to derail the ...
Plot: mysterious woman, vietnam veteran, diamond, false identity, father son relationship, bookstore, homeless, bar brawl, vandalism, ritual, theft, funeral ...
Place: cambodia
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Thunder (1983)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: Italy
Duration: 86 min.
Story: A native America named Thunder returns home only to find that his ancestral burial ground is being destroyed by construction workers. He tries to put a stop to it, but the law is not only not on his side, but he is banished from town, beaten up, and ...
Plot: rambo, on the run, escape, police, vengeance, police chase, revenge, violence, police officer killed, brutality, small town, horse ...
Place: new mexico, usa, arizona
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Young Guns (1988)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 107 min.
Story: A group of young gunmen, led by Billy the Kid, become deputies to avenge the murder of the rancher who became their benefactor. But when Billy takes their authority too far, they become the hunted.
Style: stylized, suspense, harsh, serious, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night, teens, kids
Plot: cowboy, gunfight, billy the kid, old west, chase, adventure, brutality, cowboys and outlaws, bounty hunter, gangsters, civil war, gang ...
Time: 1870s, 80s, 19th century
Place: new mexico, california, texas, usa, arizona ...
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Shadowheart (2009)
Genre: Drama, Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 115 min.
Story: James Conners comes home to the town of Legend, New Mexico in 1865 to avenge his fathers death against the ruthless Will Tunney. Along the way he re-captures his long lost love Mary Cooper. With the chance to take Will Tunney he must choose revenge ...
Style: atmospheric, serious, stylized, rough, bleak ...
Plot: uninhibited rivalry, homecoming, social relations, love and romance, intrigue, revenge, sheriff, gunfight, murder of father, horse, small town, hopes ...
Time: 19th century
Place: new mexico, usa
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The Dark Wind (1991)
Genre: Drama, Mystery
Country: USA
Duration: 111 min.
Story: An Indian police officer is mixed up in murder and drug smuggling on the reservation.
Style: neo noir, mind bending, tense, serious, realistic ...
Plot: native american, native american reservation, murder, desert, battles, police detective, dishonesty, police investigation, society, supernatural ability, drug dealing, special agents ...
Time: 90s
Place: arizona, usa
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10.5: Apocalypse (2006)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama, Sci-Fi, Thriller
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 169 min.
TV show
Story: A jolted West Coast deals with the deadly aftereffects of a massive tremor in this sequel to the disaster drama 10.5. Concerned that a widening fault line may set off two nuclear reactors, seismologist Samantha Hill (Kim Delaney) contacts the ...
Style: serious, suspenseful, tense, suspense, futuristic
Audience: boys' night
Plot: disaster, survival, earthquake, natural disaster, rescue, save the world, chaos, escapades, race against time, save the day, apocalypse, forces of nature ...
Time: contemporary
Place: texas, las vegas, usa, oregon, denver colorado ...
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