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Western films, from silent to today

Tall in the Saddle (1944)

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John Wayne is Rocklin, who arrives in Santa Inez with a letter from Red Cardell, owner of the KC Ranch. And he rides right into a big...

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Viva, Villa! (1934)

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Wallace Beery plays the title character. As a child, he watches his father whipped to death for standing up against those who would steal...

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The Burning Hills (1956)

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Tab Hunter is Trace Jordon, a young rancher whose brother is gunned down in the film’s opening scene. Trace tracks the killers to the...

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Duel at Apache Wells (1957)

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Ben Cooper is Johnny Shattuck, a young man who returns to the Apache Wells area because he fears his father is in trouble. He heard he...

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Colorado Territory (1949)

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Joel McCrea plays Wesley McQueen, a bank robber sprung from jail to help a now-bedridden partner pull a train holdup. McQueen would prefer...

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The First Texan (1956)

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Joel McCrea plays Sam Houston in a film that covers the period from the time he resigns as governor of Tennessee following a scandal...

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Son of Belle Starr (1953)

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Belle Starr and her Cherokee Indian husband are dead, according to the opening credits, but their unholy union has resulted in a son...

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