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1. The Evening Star (1996)

PG-13 | 129 min | Comedy, Drama

5.7
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Continuing the story of Aurora Greenway in her latter years. After the death of her daughter, Aurora struggled to keep her family together, but has one grandson in jail, a rebellious ... See full summary »

Writers: Larry McMurtry, Robert Harling | Director: Robert Harling | Stars: Shirley MacLaine, Bill Paxton, Juliette Lewis, Miranda Richardson

2. Ruby Jean and Joe (1996 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 99 min | Drama, Western

7.0
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The elderly and fading rodeo-rider Joe Wade (Tom Selleck) picks up the young female hitchhiker Ruby Jean (Rebekah Johnson). Even though that Joe is constantly being corrected by Ruby Jean ... See full summary »

Writer: James Lee Barrett | Director: Geoffrey Sax | Stars: Tom Selleck, Rebekah Johnson, JoBeth Williams, Ben Johnson

3. Ben Johnson: Third Cowboy on the Right (1996)

83 min | Documentary

7.0
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A documentary on the life of famed character actor and rodeo star Ben Johnson, featuring interviews with his fellow actors and cowboys, as well as directors and film critics.

Writers: Tom Marksbury, Tom Thurman | Director: Tom Thurman | Stars: James Coburn, Charlton Heston, Harry Dean Stanton, John Milius

4. Bonanza: Under Attack (1995 TV Movie)

PG | 89 min | Western

7.0
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Writers: David Dortort, Denne Bart Petitclerc | Director: Mark Tinker | Stars: Ben Johnson, Michael Landon Jr., Emily Warfield, Brian Leckner

5. Angels in the Outfield (1994)

PG | 102 min | Comedy, Family, Fantasy

6.0
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When a boy prays for a chance to have a family if the California Angels win the pennant, angels are assigned to make that possible.

Writers: Dorothy Kingsley, George Wells, Richard Conlin, Holly Goldberg Sloan | Director: William Dear | Stars: Danny Glover, Brenda Fricker, Tony Danza, Christopher Lloyd

6. Outlaws: The Legend of O.B. Taggart (1994)

R | 98 min | Western

6.5
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After many years in prison, a changed robber comes home to see his sons again, one of them brain-damaged. Due to many misfortunate events and terrible tragic misunderstandings, they go on the run, leaving a bloody trail wherever they go.

Writer: Mickey Rooney | Director: Rupert Hitzig | Stars: Ned Beatty, Ernest Borgnine, Larry Gatlin, Ben Johnson

7. 100 Years of the Hollywood Western (1994 TV Movie)

91 min | Documentary

6.9
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Documentry about western movies from the early days with John Wayne to present day and to the end.

Writers: Jack Haley Jr., Phil Savenick, Aubrey Solomon | Director: Jack Haley Jr. | Stars: Drew Barrymore, Charles Bronson, James Coburn, Glenn Corbett

8. Bonanza: The Return (1993 TV Movie)

93 min | Western

6.1
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A man with a grudge against the late Little Joe seeks revenge on the Cartwrights and attempts to take over the Ponderosa.

Writers: David Dortort, Michael Landon Jr., Michael McGreevey, Tom Brinson | Director: Jerry Jameson | Stars: Ben Johnson, Michael Landon Jr., Emily Warfield, Brian Leckner

9. Warren Oates: Across the Border (1993)

54 min | Documentary

6.9
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A retrospective of the work of the late actor Warren Oates, with clips from his films and interviews with cast and crew members who worked with him.

Writer: Tom Marksbury | Director: Tom Thurman | Stars: Ned Beatty, Robert Culp, Becky Fonda, Peter Fonda

10. John Ford (1993 TV Movie)

90 min | Documentary, Biography

6.7
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Writer: Lindsay Anderson | Director: Andrew Eaton | Stars: Lindsay Anderson, Harry Carey Jr., Charles B. Fitzsimons, Dan Ford

11. Radio Flyer (1992)

PG-13 | 114 min | Drama

6.9
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A father recounts a dark period of his childhood when he and his little brother lived in the suburbs.

Writer: David M. Evans | Directors: Richard Donner, David M. Evans | Stars: Lorraine Bracco, John Heard, Adam Baldwin, Elijah Wood

12. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys (1991)

PG | 106 min | Drama, Western

6.3
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A rodeo rider decides to quit his line of work after a serious injury, but when he visits his family and finds out that his dad is not well, he'll have to risk it one more time.

Writer: Joel Don Humphreys | Director: Stuart Rosenberg | Stars: Scott Glenn, Kate Capshaw, Ben Johnson, Tess Harper

13. The Chase (1991 TV Movie)

PG-13 | 93 min | Crime, Drama

5.8
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In Denver, a fleeing bank robber kills a cop and kidnaps an old man to hold as a hostage. He is chased by the police and a news helicopter, which films the entire incident. Based on a true story.

Writer: Guerdon Trueblood | Director: Paul Wendkos | Stars: Casey Siemaszko, Ben Johnson, Gerry Bamman, Robert Beltran

14. Picture This: The Times of Peter Bogdanovich in Archer City, Texas (1991)

58 min | Documentary

7.2
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A visceral deconstruction of Academy Award nominated Peter Bogdanovich and the nervous breakdown he nearly had while shooting THE LAST PICTURE SHOW.

Writer: George Hickenlooper | Director: George Hickenlooper | Stars: Peter Bogdanovich, Sean Alsup, Antonia Bogdanovich, Sam Bottoms

15. Thank Ya, Thank Ya Kindly (1991 TV Movie)

48 min | Documentary, Biography

7.3
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Writers: Clyde Lucas, Bunky Young | Director: Clyde Lucas | Stars: Hank Worden, Frankie Avalon, Harry Carey Jr., Clint Eastwood

16. Back to Back (1989)

R | 95 min | Action, Drama

4.6
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Modern day western about two very different brothers, who join forces to clear their family name, from the shadow of their dead brother's blame for a bloody unsolved robbery.

Writers: George Frances Skrow, Franklin R Smith | Director: John Kincade | Stars: Bill Paxton, Todd Field, Apollonia Kotero, Luke Askew

17. The Last Ride (1989)

23 min | Short, Western

7.4
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A cowboy dies with one last wish.

Writers: Bill Russ, Thomas F. Wilson | Director: Bill Russ | Stars: Ben Johnson, Thomas F. Wilson

18. Oklahoma Passage (1989 TV Mini-Series)

Drama

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Stars: Ben Johnson, Danny Kamin, Robert Knott, Rex Linn

19. Hollywood on Horses (1989 Video)

60 min | Documentary

8.0
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Stars: Tab Hunter, Ursula Andress, Linda Blair, Ruth Buzzi

20. Stranger on My Land (1988 TV Movie)

94 min | Drama, Western

6.3
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A Vietnam veteran has to fight peacefully with words once more when the Air Force wants to expropriate his ranch for the construction of an air base.

Writers: Edward Hume, I.C. Rapoport | Director: Larry Elikann | Stars: Tommy Lee Jones, Jeff Allin, Richard Anderson, Tip Boxell

21. Dark Before Dawn (1988)

PG-13 | 95 min | Action, Mystery

4.2
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Writer: Reparata Mazzola | Director: Robert Totten | Stars: John Martin, Clem McSpadden, Nick Zickefoose, Charles Dickerson

22. Cherry 2000 (1987)

PG-13 | 99 min | Action, Adventure, Sci-Fi

5.4
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In the year 2017, a rich man travels to the ends of the earth to find that the perfect woman is always under his nose. When successful businessman Sam Treadwell finds that his android wife,... See full summary »

Writers: Lloyd Fonvielle, Michael Almereyda | Director: Steve De Jarnatt | Stars: Melanie Griffith, David Andrews, Pamela Gidley, Jennifer Balgobin

23. Let's Get Harry (1986)

R | 102 min | Action, Adventure

5.0
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When Harry Burck (Harmon), an American engineer on loan to Colombia, is taken hostage and held for ransom, his brother Corey (Schoeffling) and friend Jack (Busey) are among a group of men, ... See full summary »

Writers: Mark Feldberg, Samuel Fuller, Charles Robert Carner | Director: Stuart Rosenberg | Stars: Michael Schoeffling, Thomas F. Wilson, Fidel Abrego, Jere Burns

24. Dream West (1986 TV Mini-Series)

Biography, Drama, Western

6.7
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John Charles Fremont, the American adventurer, the free-spirited women who impelled him to dare undreamed-of-feats, and the young nation they helped to shape. The story begins in 1839 when ... See full summary »

Stars: Joe Inscoe, Chuck Hansen, Scott S. Jones, Richard Chamberlain

25. Trespasses (1986)

90 min | Thriller

4.4
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Writers: Loren Bivens, Lou Diamond Phillips, Jo Carroll Pierce | Directors: Loren Bivens, Adam Roarke | Stars: Robert Kuhn, Van Brooks, Mary Pillot, Adam Roarke

26. Étoiles et toiles (1982–1986)
Episode: Episode dated 14 April 1986 (1986)

Documentary

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Stars: Bernard Blier, Harry Carey Jr., Ben Johnson, Silvana Pampanini

27. Wild Horses (1985 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama

7.2
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An over-the-hill rodeo champion gets fired from his assembly line job in Texas. He and a buddy then decide to head to Wyoming to get a job herding mustangs. His wife gives him her his ... See full summary »

Writers: Roderick Taylor, Dan Vining | Director: Dick Lowry | Stars: Kenny Rogers, Pam Dawber, Ben Johnson, David Andrews

28. Red Dawn (1984)

PG-13 | 114 min | Action, Drama, War

6.3
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It is the dawn of World War III. In mid-western America, a group of teenagers bands together to defend their town, and their country, from invading Soviet forces.

Writers: Kevin Reynolds, John Milius | Director: John Milius | Stars: Patrick Swayze, C. Thomas Howell, Lea Thompson, Charlie Sheen

29. Champions (1984)

PG | 106 min | Biography, Drama, Romance

6.5
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The true story of Bob Champion, a British steeple chase jockey who, in the late 1970s, was diagnosed with cancer. Rather than succumb to the disease, however, Bob stages a miraculous ... See full summary »

Writers: Bob Champion, Jonathan Powell, Evan Jones | Director: John Irvin | Stars: John Hurt, Gregory Jones, Mick Dillon, Ann Bell

30. Hollywood Greats (1977– )
Episode: John Wayne (1984)

40 min | Documentary, History

3.0
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Stars: Barry Norman, Glen Campbell, Harry Carey Jr., William H. Clothier

31. Tex (1982)

PG | 103 min | Drama

6.6
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Coming-of-age adventure about two teenage brothers and their struggles to grow up, on their own, after their mother dies and their father leaves them.

Writers: S.E. Hinton, Charles S. Haas, Tim Hunter | Director: Tim Hunter | Stars: Matt Dillon, Jim Metzler, Meg Tilly, Bill McKinney

32. The Shadow Riders (1982 TV Movie)

PG | 100 min | Romance, Western

6.8
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Tom Selleck (TV's Magnum P.I.) and Sam Elliot (Tombstone) star as brothers who battled on opposing sides of the Civil War only to return home to discover that their family, including a ... See full summary »

Writers: Louis L'Amour, Jim Byrnes | Director: Andrew V. McLaglen | Stars: Tom Selleck, Sam Elliott, Dominique Dunne, Ben Johnson

33. Étoiles et toiles (1982–1986)

Documentary

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Stars: Frédéric Mitterrand, Rainer Werner Fassbinder, George Tabori, Brigitte Bardot

34. Soggy Bottom, U.S.A. (1981)

PG | 90 min | Comedy

4.9
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In a small Southern town, the local sheriff tries to keep everything peaceful and under control.

Writers: Eric Edson, Stephen C. Burnham, Joy N. Houck Jr., Hal Harrison, Patrick Pittelli | Director: Theodore J. Flicker | Stars: Ben Johnson, Dub Taylor, Ann Wedgeworth, Lois Nettleton

35. The Hunter (1980)

PG | 97 min | Action, Biography, Thriller

6.3
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The story of professional bounty hunter Ralph "Papa" Thorson.

Writers: Ted Leighton, Peter Hyams | Director: Buzz Kulik | Stars: Steve McQueen, Eli Wallach, Kathryn Harrold, LeVar Burton

36. Terror Train (1980)

R | 97 min | Horror, Thriller

5.9
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A masked killer targets six college kids responsible for a prank gone wrong three years earlier and who are currently throwing a large New Year's Eve costume party aboard a moving train.

Writer: T.Y. Drake | Director: Roger Spottiswoode | Stars: Ben Johnson, Jamie Lee Curtis, Hart Bochner, David Copperfield

37. Ruckus (1980)

PG | 93 min | Drama, Thriller

6.1
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Kyle Hanson is a Vietnam veteran whose traumatic war-time experiences have left him unable to rejoin mainstream society. When Kyle, unkempt and in dirty fatigues, stops in a small town for ... See full summary »

Writer: Max Kleven | Director: Max Kleven | Stars: Dirk Benedict, Linda Blair, Richard Farnsworth, Matt Clark

38. Wild Times (1980 TV Mini-Series)

195 min | Western

6.8
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A sharpshooting saddle tramp with a price on his head falls for the daughter of a wealthy ranch owner. He vows to win enough money in shooting contests to win her father's approval, but ... See full summary »

Stars: Sam Elliott, Ben Johnson, Bruce Boxleitner, Penny Peyser

39. Wild Times (1980– )
Episode: Episode #1.1 (1980)

Western

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Writers: Don Balluck, Brian Garfield | Director: Richard Compton | Stars: Sam Elliott, Ben Johnson, Bruce Boxleitner, Penny Peyser

40. Wild Times (1980– )
Episode: Episode #1.2 (1980)

Western

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Writers: Don Balluck, Brian Garfield | Director: Richard Compton | Stars: Sam Elliott, Ben Johnson, Bruce Boxleitner, Penny Peyser

41. The Sacketts (1979 TV Movie)

240 min | Western

7.7
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Two part TV adaptation of Louis L'Amour's third novel in the Sackett series. The story follows the three Sackett brothers out west from their Tennessee home. Along the way the oldest, Tell,... See full summary »

Writers: Jim Byrnes, Louis L'Amour | Director: Robert Totten | Stars: Sam Elliott, Tom Selleck, Jeff Osterhage, Glenn Ford

42. The Swarm (1978)

PG | 116 min | Horror, Sci-Fi, Thriller

4.3
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A huge swarm of deadly African bees spreads terror over American cities by killing thousands of people.

Writers: Arthur Herzog III, Stirling Silliphant | Director: Irwin Allen | Stars: Michael Caine, Katharine Ross, Richard Widmark, Richard Chamberlain

43. Inside 'The Swarm' (1978 TV Movie)

22 min | Documentary

6.2
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Writers: Bill Cox, D.W. Gilbert | Director: Andrew J. Kuehn | Stars: Irwin Allen, Michael Caine, Richard Chamberlain, Olivia de Havilland

44. The Mike Douglas Show (1961–1982)
Episode: Episode dated 19 January 1978 (1978)

Comedy, Music, Talk-Show

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Stars: Mike Douglas, Ben Johnson, Robert Klein, Barbara Parkins

45. The Greatest (1977)

PG | 101 min | Biography, Drama, Sport

5.6
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Muhammad Ali stars as himself in this dramatised version of his life story up to the late 1970s. It includes his Olympic triumphs as Cassius Clay, his conversion to Islam, his refusal of ... See full summary »

Writers: Muhammad Ali, Herbert Muhammad, Richard Durham, Ring Lardner Jr. | Director: Tom Gries | Stars: Muhammad Ali, Ernest Borgnine, John Marley, Lloyd Haynes

46. Grayeagle (1977)

PG | 104 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

5.5
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In this variant of 1956's THE SEARCHERS, a tough frontier trapper tracks the young Cheyenne warrior who kidnapped his daughter.

Writers: Brad White, Michael O. Sajbel, Charles B. Pierce | Director: Charles B. Pierce | Stars: Ben Johnson, Iron Eyes Cody, Lana Wood, Jack Elam

47. Hollywood Greats (1977– )

40 min | Documentary, History

8.2
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Documentary series profiling various Hollywood stars of yesteryear and more recent times.

Stars: Barry Norman, Jonathan Ross, George Cukor, David Thomson

48. The Town That Dreaded Sundown (1976)

R | 86 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery

6.1
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A Texas Ranger hunts for a hooded serial killer terrorizing the residents of a small town, set in 1946 Arkansas. Loosely based on a true story.

Writer: Earl E. Smith | Director: Charles B. Pierce | Stars: Ben Johnson, Andrew Prine, Dawn Wells, Jimmy Clem

49. The Savage Bees (1976 TV Movie)

90 min | Horror, Thriller

4.9
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In this horror-drama the festive fun of the annual Mardi Gras celebration is brought to a halt when a swarm of African killer bees escape from a foreign freighter.

Writer: Guerdon Trueblood | Director: Bruce Geller | Stars: Ben Johnson, Michael Parks, Paul Hecht, Gretchen Corbett

50. Meanwhile, Back at the Ranch (1976)

86 min | Comedy, Western

7.4
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The "Rattler", head of an outlaw band have been terrorizing the residents of Peaceful Valley with a crimewave of rustling, killing, robbing. The Federal Government has sent for its best 25 ... See full summary »

Writer: Richard Patterson | Director: Richard Patterson | Stars: Rex Allen, Gene Autry, Don 'Red' Barry, Robert Blake