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Western films, from silent to today

Raintree County (1957)

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Montgomery Clift plays John Shawnessy, a graduating student who dreams of making his mark on Raintree County, perhaps as the next great...

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The Raid (1954)

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Van Heflin plays Maj. Neal Benton, a Confederate officer who breaks out of a Union prison camp near the Canadian border with about a half...

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Seven Men from Now (1956)

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Randolph Scott is Ben Stride, former sheriff of Silver City, where seven men made of with a chest full of loot and killed his wife in the...

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The Professionals (1966)

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A U.S. businessman named Grant (Ralph Bellamy) has a $100,000 problem. His wife Maria (Claudia Cardinale) has been kidnapped by the Mexican...

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Pillars of the Sky (1956)

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Jeff Chandler is 1st Sgt. Emmett Bell, commander of a group of Nez Perce military police; Ward Bond is Dr. Joseph Holden, who has converted...

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Hangman’s Knot (1952)

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Randolph Scott is Matt Stewart, major for a Confederate patrol given the mission of stealing a Union gold shipment in Nevada. What he and...

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Gun Fury (1953)

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Rock Hudson plays Ben Warren, a Civil War veteran who has a simple post-war wish — to marry sweetheart Jennifer Ballard (Donna Reed)...

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The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

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James Stewart is Ransom Stoddard, an idealistic young lawyer who heads West and quickly runs afoul of an outlaw named Liberty Valance (Lee...

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