The 7 Most Amazing Westerns of All Time

Directed by Howard Hawks, starring John Wayne and Robert Mitchum, this classic Western follows a mercenary who defends a family against a corrupt rancher.

El Dorado (1966)

Featuring Jimmy Stewart, this fast-paced Western centers on a cowboy's quest to reclaim his stolen rifle from a notorious outlaw, leading to an epic showdown.

Winchester '73 (1950)

Directed by John Ford, Henry Fonda stars as Wyatt Earp in this iconic portrayal of the events leading up to the O.K. Corral shootout.

My Darling Clementine (1946)

Despite mixed reviews upon release, this Joan Crawford-starrer has become a beloved classic for its bold narrative and memorable characters.

'Johnny Guitar' (1954)

Directed by Chloé Zhao, this modern Western offers a poignant exploration of masculinity and family dynamics amidst the backdrop of rodeo culture.

The Rider (2017)

Kevin Costner's directorial debut is an epic tale of a Civil War veteran's journey into the heart of Sioux territory, challenging perceptions of culture and identity.

Dances with Wolves (1990)

This Australian Western offers a gritty and morally complex tale of outlaws and lawmen, set against the harsh backdrop of the Australian outback.

The Proposition (2005)