Budd Boetticher's Westerns

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1. The Wolf Hunters (1949)

70 min | Western

4.8
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After four fur trappers have been slain and their furs stolen, Corporal Rod Webb of the Royal Northwest Mounted Police sets out for their village. En route he and his dog Chinook come upon ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Kirby Grant, Jan Clayton, Edward Norris, Helen Parrish

Votes: 13

2. The Cimarron Kid (1952)

Approved | 84 min | Western

6.5
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Unjustly accused of robbing the train he was riding home, Bill Doolin re-joins his old gang, participates in other robberies and becomes a wanted outlaw.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Audie Murphy, Beverly Tyler, James Best, Yvette Duguay

Votes: 596

3. Horizons West (1952)

Approved | 81 min | Western

6.2
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Two brothers end up on opposite sides of the law in post-Civil War Texas.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Robert Ryan, Julie Adams, Rock Hudson, Judith Braun

Votes: 601

4. Bronco Buster (1952)

Approved | 80 min | Western

5.7
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A veteran rodeo rider takes on a young apprentice in order to "teach him the ropes", and winds up competing against him.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: John Lund, Scott Brady, Joyce Holden, Chill Wills

Votes: 32

5. The Man from the Alamo (1953)

Approved | 79 min | Western

6.5
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During the Alamo siege, John Stroud is sent to Ox Bow to protect the townsfolk but, following a massacre, he infiltrates Jess Wade's gang of turncoat renegades supporting the Mexicans.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Glenn Ford, Julie Adams, Chill Wills, Hugh O'Brian

Votes: 1,271

6. Seminole (1953)

Approved | 87 min | Western

6.3
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A cavalry lieutenant on trial for murder recounts his efforts make peace with the Seminole Indian tribe, under an evil major.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Rock Hudson, Barbara Hale, Anthony Quinn, Richard Carlson

Votes: 729

7. Wings of the Hawk (1953)

Approved | 81 min | Romance, Western

6.1
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During the Mexican revolution of 1910, an American prospector gets involved with the revolutionaries after a corrupt Mexican official confiscates his mine.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Van Heflin, Julie Adams, Abbe Lane, George Dolenz

Votes: 138

8. 7 Men from Now (1956)

Approved | 78 min | Action, Western

7.5
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A former sheriff blames himself for his wife's death during a Wells Fargo robbery and vows to track down and kill the seven men responsible.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Gail Russell, Lee Marvin, Walter Reed

Votes: 3,714

9. The Tall T (1957)

Approved | 78 min | Romance, Thriller, Western

7.4
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An independent former ranch foreman is kidnapped along with an heiress, who is being held for ransom by trio of ruthless outlaws.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, Maureen O'Sullivan, Arthur Hunnicutt

Votes: 3,356

10. Decision at Sundown (1957)

Approved | 77 min | Romance, Western

6.9
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Bart Allison and sidekick Sam arrive in the town of Sundown on the wedding day of town boss Tate Kimbrough, whom Allison blames for his wife's death years earlier.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, John Carroll, Karen Steele, Valerie French

Votes: 1,702

11. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: War of the Silver Kings (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.2
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We first glimpse Bret unshaven & dirty, lugging a rifle, trying to register at a classy hotel. Using the $1000 bill pinned inside his jacket, and adding some dollar-size strips cut from a ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: James Garner, Edmund Lowe, John Litel, Leo Gordon

Votes: 100

12. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: Point Blank (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Western

7.8
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Kicked out of one town, jailed for running a con in the next, Bret's luck turns when a sultry waitress eases him out of stir to work as a spotter in a casino. A cattle drive's heading to ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: James Garner, Karen Steele, Mike Connors, Richard Garland

Votes: 77

13. Maverick (1957–1962)
Episode: According to Hoyle (1957)

60 min | Comedy, Western

8.4
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A Southern belle targets Bret and cleans him out at poker. Bret gets staked to switch to a different paddle-wheeler, so she'll follow, and plenty of spectators will, too. Different ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: James Garner, Diane Brewster, Leo Gordon, Jay Novello

Votes: 74

14. Buchanan Rides Alone (1958)

Approved | 78 min | Drama, Western

7.0
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Texan Tom Buchanan is heading back home with enough money to start his own ranch, but when he stops in the crooked town of Agry, he's robbed and framed for murder.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Craig Stevens, Barry Kelley, Tol Avery

Votes: 1,640

15. Westbound (1959)

Approved | 72 min | Western

6.7
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In 1864 Capt. John Hayes goes to Colorado to take over the stagecoach line and keep the flow of Western gold flowing and help the North win the Civil War.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Virginia Mayo, Karen Steele, Michael Dante

Votes: 818

16. Ride Lonesome (1959)

Not Rated | 73 min | Drama, Western

7.3
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A bounty hunter escorts a killer to town to be hanged, but is allowing the man's outlaw brother to catch up with him, for a showdown over a shocking previous murder.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Karen Steele, Pernell Roberts, James Best

Votes: 3,359

17. Comanche Station (1960)

Approved | 74 min | Drama, Western

7.1
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A man saves a woman who had been kidnapped by Comanches, then struggles to get both of them home alive.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Randolph Scott, Nancy Gates, Claude Akins, Skip Homeier

Votes: 2,435

18. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Desert Flight (1960)

30 min | Western

8.1
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Mike Brenner is a wily bank robber. In an effort to lose a posse, he leads his cohorts into the desert.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Dick Powell, James Coburn, Ben Cooper, John Pickard

Votes: 10

19. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Ransom (1960)

30 min | Western

6.3
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Comanche Indians raid sheep-herders, killing all but sparing the life of a loner cowboy, that goes by the name Dundee. Who wonders what reason or fate they have planned, in keeping him alive.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Lloyd Bridges, Claude Akins, Aneta Corsaut, Ed Nelson

Votes: 7

20. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: Ambush (1961)

30 min | Western

7.3
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Union Army Col. Blackburn commands a squad of mercenary soldiers whose current mission is to get vital papers through Confederate lines. There's an air of mutiny as the mercenaries complain about the dangerous duty.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Dick Powell, Don Dubbins, Jack Elam, Arch Johnson

Votes: 9

21. Zane Grey Theater (1956–1961)
Episode: The Long Shadow (1961)

30 min | Western

6.9
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Major Will Sinclair is delivering the possessions of a soldier that has died under his command. On his way someone tries to ambush him and his companion. When he arrives at the boy's house, he is not well received.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Ronald Reagan, Nancy Reagan, Scott Marlowe, Roberta Shore

Votes: 16

22. The Rifleman (1958–1963)
Episode: Stopover (1961)

30 min | Family, Western

8.6
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Lucas and Mark are in the barn. Outside a snowstorm is raging and the wind is howling. After they reach the house, they hear Scotty, the driver on a stagecoach. He asks to spend the night. ... See full summary »

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Adam West

Votes: 55

23. A Time for Dying (1969)

M | 67 min | Western

6.2
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In Silver City, naive farm boy Cass and newcomer saloon girl Nellie are married by Judge Roy Bean in a shotgun wedding but their honeymoon is marred by outlaws.

Director: Budd Boetticher | Stars: Richard Lapp, Anne Randall, Robert Random, Beatrice Kay

Votes: 243