Movies and TV shows set in wyoming

The list contains the best, new and most relevant movies set in wyoming ordered by relevance. The recommendation service has sorted out realistic, serious, suspenseful, tense, captivating and emotional films and TV shows about / with murder, crimes, small town, death, rivalry, cowboy, husband wife relationship, horse, father son relationship and sheriff plots mostly in Drama, Western and Crime genres shot in USA, Canada, Germany and other countries.
wyoming
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wyoming movies
TOP 10 movies tagged as wyoming: Longmire (2012), Unforgiven (1992), Miracle at Sage Creek (2005), Monte Walsh (2003), Broken Trail (2006), The Jack Bull (1999), The Night of the Grizzly (1966), Red Rock West (1993), Crossfire Trail (2001), An Unfinished Life (2005).

List of movies set in wyoming

 8.3
 25K
Longmire (2012)
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 60 min.
Story: A Wyoming sheriff rebuilds his life and career following the death of his wife. Based on the “Walt Longmire” series of mystery novels written by best-selling author Craig Johnson.
Style: tense, serious, realistic, suspenseful, captivating
Plot: sheriff, small town life, machismo, peril, crimes, cowboy, law enforcement, fighting crime, small town, gunfight, greed, mystery ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, usa
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 8.2
 336K
Unforgiven (1992)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 130 min.
Story: William Munny is a retired, once-ruthless killer turned gentle widower and hog farmer. To help support his two motherless children, he accepts one last bounty-hunter mission to find the men who brutalized a prostitute. Joined by his former partner ...
Style: tense, bleak, suspenseful, realistic, captivating ...
Plot: sheriff, old west, regret, vengeance, one last job, redemption, revenge, small town, reputation, mutilation, prostitute, heroes ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, kansas, usa
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Miracle at Sage Creek (2005)
Genre: Action, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: Two families overcome prejudice and tragedy in 1888 Wyoming when a special Christmas miracle saves the life of a small boy.
Style: feel good, serious, emotional
Plot: human spirit, family life, adventure, miraculous event, hopes, unlikely partners, social relations, family relations, illness, prejudice, grandfather grandson relationship, tombstone ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, usa
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 7.2
 2K
Monte Walsh (2003)
Genre: Romance, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 117 min.
Story: Monte Walsh and Chet Rollins are long-time cowhands, working whatever ranch work comes their way, but "nothing they can't do from a horse." Their lives are divided between months on the range and the occasional trip into town. Monte ...
Style: serious, emotional, gloomy, sentimental, realistic ...
Plot: small town, old west, ranch, misfit, network, forbidden love, working class, escapades, lone wolves, righting the wronged, heroes, cliche ...
Time: 19th century, 20th century, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
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 7.8
 5K
Broken Trail (2006)
Genre: Western
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 184 min.
Story: Broken Trail is a 2006 Western miniseries directed by Walter Hill and starring Robert Duvall and Thomas Haden Church. Written by Alan Geoffrion, who also wrote the novel, the story is about an aging cowboy and his nephew who transport 500 horses ...
Style: realistic, epic, captivating, tense, emotional ...
Plot: cowboy, prostitute, corral, nephew, widow, brothel, old west, gang, chases and races, escapades, native americans, horse ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa, oregon
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The Jack Bull (1999)
Genre: Drama, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 116 min.
Story: The Jack Bull tells the story of Myrl Redding, a Wyoming horse trader who clashes with Henry Ballard, a fellow rancher, after Ballard abuses two of Myrl's horses and their Crow Indian caretaker, Billy. When Judge Wilkins throws out Myrl's ...
Style: exciting, realistic, rough, serious, bleak
Audience: boys' night
Plot: justice, vengeance, crimes, murder, injustice, fighting crime, dishonesty, animal life, price of justice, lone wolves, politics, manhunt ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, usa
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The Night of the Grizzly (1966)
Genre: Adventure, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: Marshall "Big Jim" Cole turns in his badge and heads to Wyoming with his family in order to settle on some land left him by a relative. He faces opposition both from a neighbor who wants that land for his own sons, and from a grizzly bear ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: small town, wilderness, farm, bear trap, hunter, child in peril, rifle, marshal, grizzly bear, rivalry, danger, small town life ...
Time: 60s, 1800s
Place: wyoming, usa
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 7.0
 18K
Red Rock West (1993)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 98 min.
Story: When a promised job for Texan Michael fails to materialise in Wyoming, Mike is mistaken by Wayne to be the hitman he hired to kill his unfaithful wife, Suzanne. Mike takes full advantage of the situation, collects the money and runs. During his ...
Style: suspenseful, clever, atmospheric, sexy, cynical ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: hitman, neo-noir, small town, mistaken identity, betrayal, money, neo noir, bar, vietnam veteran, criminal, unemployment, gas station ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, texas, usa
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Crossfire Trail (2001)
Genre: Action, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 92 min.
Story: Rafe Covington is as good as his word, and he's determined to keep his promise to a dying man that he'll look after the man's widow and Wyoming ranch. But the widow doubts the integrity of drifter Covington. And an unscrupulous land ...
Style: serious, captivating, tense, suspenseful
Plot: righting the wronged, love and romance, adventure, romance, best friends, criminal heroes, crimes, danger, small town life, countryside, love, small town ...
Time: 19th century, contemporary, victorian era, 1880s
Place: wyoming, virginia, usa, california
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An Unfinished Life (2005)
Genre: Drama, Family, Romance
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 108 min.
Story: Stoic and heartbroken, Einar Gilkyson quietly lives in the rugged Wyoming ranchlands alongside his only trusted friend, Mitch Bradley. Then, suddenly, the woman he blames for the death of his only son arrives at his door broke, desperate, and with a ...
Style: sincere, realistic, serious, touching, light ...
Plot: redemption, starting over, sheriff, countryside, hopes, farm, old friend, single parent, family problems, loss of family member, haunted by the past, parents and children ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century
Place: wyoming, iowa, ireland
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The Hateful Eight (2015)
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery, Thriller, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 168 min.
Story: Bounty hunters seek shelter from a raging blizzard and get caught up in a plot of betrayal and deception.
Style: captivating, dark humor, suspense, rough, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: bounty hunter, old west, mountain, stagecoach, blizzard, dialogue, brutality, betrayal, danger, blood, hitman, greed ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, usa
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 5.3
 2K
Deepwater (2005)
Genre: Fantasy, Mystery
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 93 min.
Story: A drifter comes to the town of Deepwater and is seduced into a twisted game of deceit and murder.
Style: suspenseful, serious, realistic, tense, rough ...
Plot: crime gone awry, haunted by the past, criminal's revenge, disorder, mystery, deadly, investigation, dishonesty, dangerous attraction, murder, danger, farm ...
Time: contemporary
Place: wyoming, usa
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Brokeback Mountain (2005)
Genre: Drama, Romance
Country: USA, Canada
Duration: 134 min.
Story: Two modern-day cowboys meet on a shepherding job in the summer of '63, the two share a raw and powerful summer together that turns into a lifelong relationship conflicting with the lives they are supposed to live.
Style: melancholic, sexy, emotional, touching, captivating ...
Plot: homosexuality, gay relationship, gays and lesbians, forbidden love, tragic love, gay slur, homosexual, cowboy, love and romance, male nudity, gay romance, lovers ...
Time: 1960s, 80s, 20th century, 60s, 70s ...
Place: usa, wyoming, texas, mexico
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Johnson County War (2002)
Genre: Western
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 240 min.
Story: The three Hammett brothers, Cain (Tom Berenger), Harry (Luke Perry) and Dale (Adam Stroke) are caught in a conflict that escalates rapidly and the old farmers facing against new farmers who have settled in the green grasslands.
Style: exciting, realistic, epic, serious, suspenseful
Plot: old west, manhunt, crimes, siblings relations, rivalry, battles, hitman, americana, isolation, gunfight, arrest, death by hanging ...
Place: wyoming
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 7.4
 778
Heartland (1979)
Genre: Western, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: Disarmingly realistic in its depiction of the realities of frontier life, Heartland is a strong antidote to the cliches of traditional Westerns. This semi-documentary slice of life is based on the diaries of Elmore Randall Stewart about her days on ...
Style: realistic, bleak, sincere, serious
Plot: power relations, family relations, self discovery, farm, single parent, society, couples, couple relations, fall in love, boss and employee, love and romance, parents and children ...
Time: 1910s, 20th century
Place: wyoming, usa
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 5.2
 195
Santa Fe (1997)
Genre: Comedy, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: Paul Thomas is an ex-cop who happened to be the sole survivor of a mass cult suicide in Wyoming. He returns to his home town of Santa Fe in order to put his life back together. However, soon he realizes that his ex-wife is sucked into new-age ...
Style: realistic, serious
Plot: dangerous attraction, love and romance, fall in love, crumbling marriage, couples, rehabilitation, rescue, haunted by the past, uncover truth, obsession, religions or cults, suicide ...
Time: 90s
Place: wyoming, usa, new mexico
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Did You Hear About the Morgans? (2009)
Genre: Comedy, Drama, Romance
Country: USA
Duration: 103 min.
Story: In New York City, an estranged couple who witness a murder are relocated to small-town Wyoming as part of a witness-protection program.
Style: romantic, funny, light, semi serious, humorous ...
Audience: girls' night, date night, chick flick
Plot: witnessing a crime, witness protection, love and romance, couple relations, crumbling marriage, starting over, husband wife relationship, marital problem, small town, witness protection program, reconciliation, marital infidelity ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: usa, wyoming, new york, los angeles, san francisco
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The Wild Country (1970)
Genre: Action, Adventure, Comedy, Drama, Family, Western
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Uprooted from their comfortable home in Pennsylvania, James and Kate Tanner, along with their sons, Virgil and Andy, journey to the wild country of 1890s Wyoming to become farmers. Soon, they come face-to-face with tornadoes, bears and wolves. But ...
Style: exciting, realistic, semi serious
Audience: family outing
Plot: farm, farming, tornado, post civil war, escapades, heroes, wilderness, rivalry, friends, family relations, starting over, parents and children ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming, pennsylvania, philadelphia
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The Virginian (1962)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 75 min.
Story: The Virginian is an American Western television series starring James Drury and Doug McClure, which aired on NBC from 1962 to 1971 for a total of 249 episodes. It was a spin-off from a 1958 summer series called Decision. Filmed in color, The ...
Style: serious, captivating, realistic
Plot: farm, old west, tough heroes, friends, ego clash, against the odds, heroes, lone wolves, rivalry, americana, ranch, comanche indian
Time: 19th century, 1880s, 1890s
Place: wyoming, usa
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 6.1
 226
Pioneer Woman (1973)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 74 min.
Story: A homesteading family in the 1867 Wyoming faces a crisis when the husband is killed and the wife must decide whether to remain or take her son and daughter back East.
Style: tense, rough, suspenseful, serious, realistic
Plot: dealing with death, chases and races, crimes, heroes, wartime life, fugitives, adventure, parents and children, feminism, starting over, murder, wilderness ...
Time: 19th century, 1860s, 1800s
Place: wyoming, usa, nebraska, indiana
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 5.8
 319
Cattle King (1963)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: President Arthur helps a rich rancher (Robert Taylor) fight advocates of open grazing in the Territory of Wyoming.
Style: realistic, suspenseful, serious, exciting
Plot: cattle, uninhibited rivalry, crimes, state affairs, chases and races, heroes, wiretap, hitman, rivalry, old west, death of loved one, president ...
Time: 19th century, 1880s
Place: wyoming, usa
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Anatomy of a Hate Crime (2001)
Genre: Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 90 min.
Story: This MTV film dramatizes the horrific hate-crime killing of 21-year-old Matthew Shepard (Cy Carter) in Wyoming. In 1998, Shepard, a gay college student, was savagely beaten by Russell Henderson (Ian Somerhalder) and Aaron McKinney (Brendan ...
Style: realistic, thought provoking, emotional, bleak, serious ...
Plot: murder, youth, coming out, deadly, social decay, college, society, gender, injustice, gays and lesbians, crimes, crime ...
Time: 20th century, 90s
Place: wyoming, wisconsin
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 5.3
 22K
Eye See You (2002)
Genre: Crime, Horror, Mystery, Thriller
Country: Germany, USA
Duration: 96 min.
Story: A disgraced FBI agent with a drinking problem joins nine other troubled law enforcement officers at an isolated detox clinic in the wilds of Wyoming. But the therapeutic sanctuary becomes a nightmarish hellhole when a major snowstorm cuts off the ...
Style: rough, serious, tense, suspenseful, bleak ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: serial killer, violence spree, special agents, hospital, crime, mind game, haunted by the past, police officer, psychopath, group therapy, depression, psychiatrist ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary
Place: wyoming, usa
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The Matthew Shepard Story (2002)
Genre: Drama
Country: Canada, USA
Duration: 88 min.
Story: In a senseless act of hatred, openly gay college student Matthew Shepard was murdered in 1998. This critically-acclaimed, moving film recounts the final days of Matthew's killers' trial—and the weeks leading to Matthew's ...
Style: bleak, serious, realistic, disturbing
Plot: murder, gays and lesbians, gender, death row, society, courtroom drama, deadly, social decay, juvenile delinquency, legal action, violence spree, crimes ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 1998
Place: wyoming, usa
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 5.7
 203
Waco (1966)
Genre: Western
Country: USA
Duration: 85 min.
Story: Preacher Sam Stone and his new beautiful wife Jill stand by the grave of Sheriff Billy Kelly, who died trying to bring law-and-order to Emporia, Wyoming. Among the mourners are businessman George Gates, mayor Ned West and his daughter Patricia. The ...
Style: serious, atmospheric, suspenseful, realistic, exciting ...
Audience: boys' night
Plot: gory, chaos and mayhem, lone wolves, criminal heroes, gangsters, crimes, clergy, alcohol abuse, bar, rivalry, on the run, hitman ...
Time: 19th century
Place: wyoming
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 7.5
 12K
Taking Chance (2009)
Genre: Drama, War
Country: USA
Duration: 77 min.
Story: Lt. Col. Michael Strobl, a volunteer military escort accompanies the body of Lance Cpl. Chance Phelps to his hometown in Wyoming.
Style: touching, emotional, realistic, serious, sincere ...
Plot: military, soldier, self discovery, gulf war, sacrifice, war, life is a bitch, military life, marines, patriotism, warlord, iraq war ...
Time: 21st century, contemporary, year 2004
Place: wyoming, usa, iraq, minneapolis minnesota, salt lake city utah ...
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 5.7
 1K
Hot Tamale (2006)
Genre: Action, Comedy, Crime, Thriller
Country: USA
Duration: 102 min.
Story: A road trip to Los Angeles inadvertently leads a young man from Wyoming into a wild maze of psychotic hit-men, racy women, jewel thieves and a salsa band.
Style: humorous, semi serious, realistic, sexy
Audience: boys' night
Plot: crimes, criminal heroes, cons and scams, nothing goes right, crime, unlikely criminals, hitman, heist, on the road, kidnapping, chase, friends ...
Time: contemporary
Place: los angeles, wyoming, california, usa
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 7.2
 188
Right to Kill? (1985)
Genre: Crime, Drama
Country: USA
Duration: 100 min.
Story: Based on true story of teens Richard and Deborah Jahnke charged in Wyoming for the killing of their abusive father.
Plot: child molester, child molestation, incest, son murders father, father son relationship, true crime, teenage boy, patricide, child abuse, death, murder, shot to death
Place: wyoming
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The Laramie Project (2002)
Genre: Crime, Drama, History
Country: USA
Duration: 97 min.
Story: "The Laramie Project" is set in and around Laramie, Wyoming, in the aftermath of the murder of 21-year-old Matthew Shepard. To create the stage version of "The Laramie Project," the eight-member New York-based Tectonic Theatre ...
Style: thought provoking, captivating, disturbing, sincere, bleak ...
Plot: murder, small town, politics, violence, interview, hypocrisy, sin, life is a bitch, injustice, deadly, family relations, society ...
Time: contemporary, 21st century, year 1998
Place: usa, wyoming, san francisco, california
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Close Encounters of the Third Kind (1977)
Genre: Drama, Sci-Fi
Country: USA
Duration: 133 min.
Story: After an encounter with UFOs, a line worker feels undeniably drawn to an isolated area in the wilderness where something spectacular is about to happen.
Style: captivating, epic, suspenseful, clever, sentimental ...
Plot: ufo, alien, contact, first contact, alien abduction, spacecraft, obsessive quest, life turned upside down, space and aliens, technology, desert, conspiracy ...
Time: 70s, 20th century
Place: indiana, wyoming, mongolia, mexico, india ...
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