Most Popular "Contemporary West" Titles
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2. Lone Star (1996)
R | 135 min | Crime, Drama, Mystery
When the skeleton of his murdered predecessor is found, Sheriff Sam Deeds unearths many other long-buried secrets in his Texas border town.
Votes: 24,052 | Gross: $13.27M
4. 8 Seconds (1994)
PG-13 | 105 min | Biography, Drama, Sport
This film chronicles the life of Lane Frost, 1987 PRCA Bull Riding World Champion, his marriage and his friendships with Tuff Hedeman (three-time World Champion) and Cody Lambert.
Votes: 3,961 | Gross: $19.60M
6. The Cowboy Way (1994)
PG-13 | 102 min | Action, Comedy, Crime
Buddies Pepper Lewis (Woody Harrelson) and Sonny Gilstrap (Kiefer Sutherland) who are championship rodeo partners travel to New York to find their missing friend, Nacho Salazar Joaquín ... See full summary »
Votes: 6,494 | Gross: $20.28M
8. My Heroes Have Always Been Cowboys (1991)
PG | 106 min | Drama, Western
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.
Votes: 402 | Gross: $3.60M
11. All Hat (2007)
R | 89 min | Western
In southwestern Ontario, ex-baseball player Ray Dokes, upon being released from jail, returns to his rural hometown to stay temporarily with his deceased father's Texan friend, small time ... See full summary »
14. When the Legends Die (1972)
PG | 107 min | Western, Drama
A young, rebellious Ute Indian joins the rodeo circuit and falls in with a drunken mentor who teaches him the ways of the ring and the world.
16. Overland Stage Raiders (1938)
Passed | 55 min | Western
After gold shipments from a mining town have been hijacked, the three Mesquiteers buy a plane to fly the gold out. The owner of the shipping line brings in Eastern gangsters to thwart them.
17. Ride Him, Cowboy (1932)
Passed | 55 min | Romance, Western
John Drury saves Duke, a wild horse accused of murder, and trains him. When he discovers that the real murderer, a bad guy known as The Hawk, is the town's leading citizen, Drury arrested on a fraudulent charge.
20. Falcon Song (2014)
PG | 105 min | Family, Fantasy, Western
A guitar-playing drifter helps a rancher's granddaughter find her true calling. They soon find themselves in the middle of a land war driven by quirky characters and magical realism.
22. Paper Hearts (1993)
R | 88 min | Drama, Romance, Western
Henry deserted his wife (Jenny) and daughters (Samantha and Kat) over a year ago leaving them with debts that jeopardize retaining the old family home. Henry returns during the weekend of ... See full summary »
24. Apache Rose (1947)
Approved | 75 min | Western
Roy is an oil prospector. His efforts to get drilling rights on an old Spanish land grant are countered by gamblers from an off-shore gambling boat determined to control the land (and oil) themselves.
25. On the Old Spanish Trail (1947)
Passed | 75 min | Action, Music, Western
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. After he captures him he lets him go realizing he is ... See full summary »
26. South of the Border (1939)
Passed | 70 min | Musical, Western
Federal Agent Gene Autry and his sidekick Frog are sent to Mexico to prevent foreign powers from gaining control of Mexican oil refineries and fomenting revolution among the Mexican people.... See full summary »
27. Springtime in the Rockies (1937)
Passed | 60 min | Western
Ranch owner Sandra, fresh from animal husbandry school, brings a flock of sheep into cattle country. The local ranchers don't like it, and ranch foreman Gene must deal with it.
30. Cotter (1973)
94 min | Drama, Western
Cotter is a Sioux Indian whose life takes a tragic turn when his drinking causes him to fail in his job as a rodeo clown and save a rider from an enraged bull. Returning to his birthplace, ... See full summary »
31. The Mine with the Iron Door (1936)
Approved | 64 min | Adventure, Mystery, Romance
Having acquired the controlling interest in the Eureka Discovery Corporation for five-hundred dollars, and selling half of it to a detective for two-hundred dollars, Bob Harvey ('Richard ... See full summary »
32. The Phantom of the West (1931)
Passed | 172 min | Romance, Western
A young man's father is murdered and the man convicted of the crime escapes prison, leaving a note intimating that seven local men know the real killer's true identity. The murdered man's ... See full summary »
34. Brand of the Outlaws (1936)
60 min | Western
Gary Gray arrives only to be caught up in the rustling activities of Ben Holt and his gang. First Holt brands him for rustling and then frames him for murder. Proven innocent, Gary foils ... See full summary »
35. When a Man Sees Red (1934)
Approved | 60 min | Action, Adventure, Romance
When easterner Mary Lawrence arrives to take over the ranch of her late uncle, the will specifies that foreman Buck Benson must remain as her guardian. They quarrel and when Buck catches ... See full summary »
36. Hard Boiled: Appointment at 11 Sharp (2008)
30 min | Short, Crime, Drama
A man's fate is put into play between rivers of beer and clouds of smoke in a dusty bar in America's deep south. In this psychological thriller, two men take sides in a duel to the death. But the stroke of 11 marks the point of no return.