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1.
Annie Oakley (1954 TV Series)
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A fictionalized account of the life of legendary Wild West sharpshooter Annie Oakley. Set in the quiet western town of Diablo... (30 mins.)
 
2.
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
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A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery. (161 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
 
3.
The Life and Legend of Wyatt Earp (1955 TV Series)
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Marshal Earp keeps the law, first in Kansas and later in Arizona, using his over-sized pistols and a variety of sidekicks... (30 mins.)
 
4.
The Adventures of Rin Tin Tin (1954 TV Series)
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Rusty was orphaned in an Indian raid. He and his dog Rin Tin Tin were adopted by the troops at Fort Apache in Arizona, and helped establish law and order in and around Mesa Grande. (30 mins.)
 
5.
The Cisco Kid (1950 TV Series)
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The Cisco Kid and his English-mangling sidekick Pancho travel the old west in the grand tradition of the Lone Ranger... (30 mins.)
 
6.
Death Valley Days (1952 TV Series)
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Western stories and legends based, and filmed, in and around Death Valley, CA. One of the longest-running Western series, originating on radio in the 1930s. The continuing sponsor was "20 Mule Team" Borax, a product mined in Death Valley. (25 mins.)
 
7.
Cheyenne (1955 TV Series)
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After the Civil War, nomadic adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode. (60 mins.)
 
8.
Adventures of Wild Bill Hickok (1951 TV Series)
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Hickok rode Buckshot and 300-pound Jingles rode Joker. Jingles described Hickok as "the bravest, Strongest, fightingest U.S. Marshal in the whole West." And that's about it: he beat up all the bad guys and somehow kept his good looks. (30 mins.)
 
9.
Tales of the Texas Rangers (1955 TV Series)
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Typical western with a twist. The two stars appeared as Texas Rangers but in a different scenario each program... (30 mins.)
 
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The Gene Autry Show (1950 TV Series)
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The already legendary singing cowboy rode with his comic pal Pat from town to town bringing justice, song and his horse Champion to the old Southwest. (30 mins.)
 
12.
The Adventures of Kit Carson (1951 TV Series)
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Kit and his pal El Toro go all over the west securing justice for all (absolutely no connection with the historical character). (30 mins.)
Director: Norman Lloyd
 
13.
My Friend Flicka (1955 TV Series)
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Set in Montana about 1900, this was a story about young Ken McLaughlin and his horse Flicka. Ken lived on a ranch with his parents Rob and Nell and the ranch-hand Gus and had many an adventure. (30 mins.)
 
14.
Stories of the Century (1954 TV Series)
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Railroad detective Matt Clark roams the west, tracking down outlaws and bandits who are preying on the railroad. (30 mins.)
 
15.
Buffalo Bill, Jr. (1955 TV Series)
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Buffalo Bill Jr. and his kid sister Calamity are raised under the watchful eye of Judge Ben 'Fair and Square" Wiley. Together this dynamic trio keep law and order in small town of Wileyville, Arizona. (30 mins.)
 
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Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958 TV Series)
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A Civil War veteran with a sawed-off rifle as a holstered weapon makes a living as a bounty hunter in the Wild West of the 1870s. (30 mins.)
 
17.
Maverick (1957 TV Series)
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Bret and Bart Maverick (and in later seasons, their English cousin, Beau) are well dressed gamblers... (60 mins.)
 
18.
The High Chaparral (1967 TV Series)
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The Cannon family runs the High Chaparral Ranch in the Arizona Territory in 1870s. Big John wants to... (60 mins.)
 
19.
Zorro (1957 TV Series)
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Don Diego de la Vega opposes the corrupt tyrants of Spanish California as the masked swordsman, Zorro. (30 mins.)
 
20.
The Lone Ranger (1949 TV Series)
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The adventures of the masked hero and his Native American partner. (30 mins.)
 
21.
Kung Fu (1972 TV Series)
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The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu. (60 mins.)
 
22.
The Wild Wild West (1965 TV Series)
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Two Secret Services agents, equipped with a wide array of gizmos, work for the government in the Old West. (50 mins.)
 
23.
Daniel Boone (1964 TV Series)
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Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the Revolutionary War. (60 mins.)
 
24.
Lawman (1958 TV Series)
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Lawman is the story of Marshal Dan Troop of Laramie, Wyoming and his deputy Johnny McKay, an orphan Troop took under his wing... (30 mins.)
 
25.
Taming of the West (1939)
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Bill Saunders arriving in a lawless town is quickly made Marshal. But when he arrests the gang members... (55 mins.)
Director: Norman Deming
 
26.
Lawman (1971)
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A lawman from Bannock arrives in Sabbath to arrest all the cattlemen whose wild celebration the year before resulted in the accidental death of an old man. (99 mins.)
Director: Michael Winner
 
27.
Wanted: Dead or Alive (1958 TV Series)
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A Civil War veteran with a sawed-off rifle as a holstered weapon makes a living as a bounty hunter in the Wild West of the 1870s. (30 mins.)
 
28.
Tales of Wells Fargo (1957 TV Series)
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Agent Jim Hardie shifts over its history from being mostly an agent helping Wells Fargo cope with badguys... (60 mins.)
 
29.
Trackdown (1957 TV Series)
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Texas Ranger Hoby Gilman travels the Old West tracking down assorted killers, bank robbers, horse thieves and other evildoers. (30 mins.)
 
30.
Nevada Smith (1966)
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A naive half-Indian, half-white teenager evolves into a hardened killer as he tracks down his parents' murderers. (128 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
31.
Tom Horn (1980)
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A renowned former army scout is hired by ranchers to hunt down rustlers but finds himself on trial for... (98 mins.)
Director: William Wiard
 
32.
McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
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A gambler and a prostitute become business partners in a remote Old West mining town, and their enterprise thrives until a large corporation arrives on the scene. (120 mins.)
Director: Robert Altman
 
33.
Duck, You Sucker (1971)
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An I.R.A. explosives expert on the run in Mexico meets an amoral Mexican bandit; together they are drawn into the Mexican revolution. (157 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
 
34.
Vera Cruz (1954)
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During the Mexican Rebellion of 1866, an unsavory group of American adventurers are hired by the forces of Emporer Maximilian to escort a countess to Vera Cruz. (94 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
35.
For a Few Dollars More (1965)
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Two bounty hunters with the same intentions team up to track down a Western outlaw. (132 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
 
36.
Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
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A mysterious stranger with a harmonica joins forces with a notorious desperado to protect a beautiful widow from a ruthless assassin working for the railroad. (175 mins.)
Director: Sergio Leone
 
37.
Ulzana's Raid (1972)
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After fierce war chief Ulzana and a small war party jump the reservation bent on murder and terror, an inexperienced young lieutenant is assigned to track him down. (103 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
38.
True Grit (1969)
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A drunken, hard-nosed U.S. Marshal and a Texas Ranger help a stubborn teenager track down her father's murderer in Indian territory. (128 mins.)
Director: Henry Hathaway
 
39.
The Searchers (1956)
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A Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from an Indian tribe. (119 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
40.
Dances with Wolves (1990)
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Lt. John Dunbar, exiled to a remote western Civil War outpost, befriends wolves and Indians, making him an intolerable aberration in the military. (181 mins.)
Director: Kevin Costner
 
41.
El Dorado (1966)
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Cole Thornton, a gunfighter for hire, joins forces with an old friend, Sheriff J.P. Hara. Together with an old Indian fighter and a gambler, they help a rancher and his family fight a rival rancher that is trying to steal their water. (126 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
42.
Face to Face (1967)
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A history professor has a chance meeting with an infamous outlaw and eventually assumes leadership of his gang, commanding it with efficient, educated ruthlessness. (107 mins.)
Director: Sergio Sollima
 
43.
Hang 'Em High (1968)
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When an innocent man barely survives a lynching, he returns as a lawman determined to bring the vigilantes to justice. (114 mins.)
Director: Ted Post
 
44.
Sugarfoot (1957 TV Series)
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Correspondence-school law graduate Tom Brewster travels west to seek his fortune. Unfortunately, his... (60 mins.)
Director: Irving J. Moore
 
45.
Giant (1956)
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Sprawling epic covering the life of a Texas cattle rancher and his family and associates. (201 mins.)
Director: George Stevens
 
46.
Django (1966)
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A coffin-dragging gunslinger and a half-breed prostitute become embroiled in a bitter feud between a Klan of Southern racists and a band of Mexican Revolutionaries. (92 mins.)
Director: Sergio Corbucci
 
47.
The Big Gundown (1966)
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Unofficial lawman John Corbett hunts down Cuchillo Sanchez, a Mexican peasant accused of raping and killing a 12-year-old girl. (110 mins.)
Director: Sergio Sollima
 
48.
Gunfight at the O.K. Corral (1957)
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Lawman Wyatt Earp and outlaw Doc Holliday form an unlikely alliance which culminates in their participation in the legendary Gunfight at the O.K. Corral. (122 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
49.
Joe Kidd (1972)
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An ex-bounty hunter reluctantly helps a wealthy landowner and his henchmen track down a Mexican revolutionary leader. (88 mins.)
Director: John Sturges
 
50.
Day of Anger (1967)
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A scruffy garbage boy becomes the pupil of a famed gunfighter, and the stage for confrontation is set when the gunman becomes unhinged and overruns the boy's town through violence and corruption. (95 mins.)
Director: Tonino Valerii
 
51.
The Naked Spur (1953)
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A bounty hunter trying to bring a murderer to justice is forced to accept the help of two less-than-trustworthy strangers. (91 mins.)
Director: Anthony Mann
 
52.
Johnny Guitar (1954)
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A strong willed female saloon owner is wrongly suspected of murder and bank robbery by a lynch mob, when she helps a wounded gang member. (110 mins.)
Director: Nicholas Ray
 
53.
Fort Apache (1948)
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At Fort Apache, an honorable and veteran war captain finds conflict when his regime is placed under the command of a young, glory hungry lieutenant colonel with no respect for the local Indian tribe. (125 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
54.
A Bullet for the General (1966)
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A band of Mexican gun-runners employed by a revolutionary general lure an American mercenary into joining their gang, unaware that he is targeting their general. (118 mins.)
Director: Damiano Damiani
 
55.
One-Eyed Jacks (1961)
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After robbing a Mexican bank, Dad Longworth takes the loot and leaves his partner Rio to be captured but Rio escapes and searches for Dad in California. (141 mins.)
Director: Marlon Brando
 
56.
Sabata (1969)
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Several pillars of society have robbed an Army safe containing $100,000 so they can buy the land upon which the coming railroad will be built... (111 mins.)
Director: Frank Kramer
 
57.
The Wild Bunch (1969)
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An aging group of outlaws look for one last big score as the "traditional" American West is disappearing around them. (145 mins.)
Director: Sam Peckinpah
 
58.
Zane Grey Theater (1956 TV Series)
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An anthology based (earlier moreso than later) on the novels and stories of Zane Grey. Powell was often the star as well as the host. (25 mins.)
 
59.
Cimarron Strip (1967 TV Series)
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The western adventures of tough but fair Marshal Jim Crown. (90 mins.)
 
60.
The Virginian (1962 TV Series)
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The Shiloh Ranch in Wyoming Territory of the 1890s is owned in sequence by Judge Garth, the Grainger brothers... (75 mins.)
 
61.
Wagon Train (1957 TV Series)
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Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains... (75 mins.)
 
62.
The Long Riders (1980)
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The origins, exploits and the ultimate fate of the Jesse James gang is told in a sympathetic portrayal of the bank robbers made up of brothers who begin their legendary bank raids because of revenge. (100 mins.)
Director: Walter Hill
 
63.
The Legend of Jesse James (1965 TV Series)
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In a surprising twist, Jesse and Frank James come across as good guys as they go about their outlaw ways. Jesse is a devilish scoundrel with an eye for the ladies while Frank concerns himself with more practical matters. (30 mins.)
 
64.
The Dakotas (1962 TV Series)
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Marshal Ragan and his deputies maintain the peace in the Badlands of the Dakota Territory. (60 mins.)
 
65.
Rio Bravo (1959)
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A small-town sheriff in the American West enlists the help of a cripple, a drunk, and a young gunfighter in his efforts to hold in jail the brother of the local bad guy. (141 mins.)
Director: Howard Hawks
 
66.
The Loner (1965 TV Series)
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A wandering ex-soldier encounters various problems where ever he visits in his travels. (30 mins.)
 
67.
On the Old Spanish Trail (1947)
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With a $10,000 note Roy co-signed for the Pioneers due, Roy plans to get the money from the reward for the capture of the Gypsy... (75 mins.)
Director: William Witney
 
68.
The Dude Goes West (1948)
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Eastern gunsmith Daniel Bone goes out west to ply his trade, encounters a girl searching for the murderer of her father. (86 mins.)
Director: Kurt Neumann
 
69.
Navajo Joe (1966)
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A Native American warrior called Navajo Joe seeks revenge on a gang of sadistic outlaws who has massacred the people of his tribe. (93 mins.)
Director: Sergio Corbucci
 
70.
Into the West (2005 Mini-Series)
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Tales from the American West in the 19th century, told from the perspective of two families, one of white settlers and one of Native Americans. (552 mins.)
 
71.
The Horse Soldiers (1959)
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A Union Cavalry outfit is sent behind Confederate lines in strength to destroy a rail/supply center... (115 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
72.
The Last Sunset (1961)
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Brendan O'Malley arrives at the Mexican home of old flame Belle Breckenridge to find her married to... (112 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
73.
Apache (1954)
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Refusing to let himself be re-settled on a Florida reservation,Massai,an Apache warrior,escapes his captors and returns to his homeland to become a peaceful farmer. (91 mins.)
Director: Robert Aldrich
 
74.
Rio Grande (1950)
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A cavalry officer posted on the Rio Grande must deal with murderous raiding Apaches, his son who's a risk-taking recruit and his wife from whom he has been separated for many years. (105 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
75.
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon (1949)
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Captain Nathan Brittles, on the eve of retirement, takes out a last patrol to stop an impending massive Indian attack. Encumbered by women who must be evacuated, Brittles finds his mission imperiled. (103 mins.)
Director: John Ford
 
76.
High Plains Drifter (1973)
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A gunfighting stranger comes to the small settlement of Lago and is hired to bring the townsfolk together in an attempt to hold off three outlaws who are on their way. (105 mins.)
Director: Clint Eastwood
 
77.
Canyon Passage (1946)
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Businessman Logan Stuart is torn between his love of two very different women in 1850's Oregon and his loyalty to a compulsive gambler friend who goes over the line. (92 mins.)
 
78.
The Old Frontier (1950)
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Just as Judge Ames is swearing in Barney Regan as the new city marshal, a gang of outlaws under the... (60 mins.)
Director: Philip Ford