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1. The Last of the Mohicans (1992)

R | 112 min | Action, Adventure, Drama

7.8
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76 Metascore

Three trappers protect a British Colonel's daughters in the midst of the French and Indian War.

Writers: James Fenimore Cooper, John L. Balderston, Paul Perez, Daniel Moore, Philip Dunne, Michael Mann, Christopher Crowe | Director: Michael Mann | Stars: Daniel Day-Lewis, Madeleine Stowe, Russell Means, Eric Schweig

2. The New World (2005)

PG-13 | 135 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.7
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69 Metascore

The story of the English exploration of Virginia, and of the changing world and loves of Pocahontas.

Writer: Terrence Malick | Director: Terrence Malick | Stars: Colin Farrell, Q'orianka Kilcher, Christopher Plummer, Christian Bale

3. Pocahontas (1995)

G | 81 min | Animation, Adventure, Drama

6.6
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58 Metascore

An English soldier and the daughter of an Algonquin chief share a romance when English colonists invade seventeenth-century Virginia.

Writers: Carl Binder, Susannah Grant, Philip LaZebnik, Tom Sito, Glen Keane, Joe Grant, Ralph Zondag, Burny Mattinson, Ed Gombert, Kaan Kalyon, Francis Glebas, Rob Gibbs, Bruce Morris, Todd Kurosawa, Duncan Marjoribanks, Chris Buck, Andrew Chapman, Randy Cartwright, Will Finn, Broose Johnson, T. Daniel Hofstedt, David Pruiksma, Nik Ranieri, Vincent DeFrances, Tom Mazzocco, Don Dougherty, Jorgen Klubien, Mike Gabriel | Directors: Mike Gabriel, Eric Goldberg | Stars: Mel Gibson, Linda Hunt, Christian Bale, Irene Bedard

4. Meek's Cutoff (2010)

PG | 104 min | Drama, Western

6.5
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85 Metascore

Settlers traveling through the Oregon desert in 1845 find themselves stranded in harsh conditions.

Writer: Jonathan Raymond | Director: Kelly Reichardt | Stars: Michelle Williams, Bruce Greenwood, Paul Dano, Will Patton

5. Rabbit-Proof Fence (2002)

PG | 94 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

7.5
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80 Metascore

In 1931, three aboriginal girls escape after being plucked from their homes to be trained as domestic staff and set off on a trek across the Outback.

Writers: Doris Pilkington, Christine Olsen | Director: Phillip Noyce | Stars: Everlyn Sampi, Tianna Sansbury, Kenneth Branagh, Laura Monaghan

6. How the West Was Won (1962)

Approved | 164 min | Western

7.1
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A family saga covering several decades of Westward expansion in the nineteenth century--including the Gold Rush, the Civil War, and the building of the railroads.

Writer: James R. Webb | Directors: John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall, Richard Thorpe | Stars: James Stewart, John Wayne, Gregory Peck, Henry Fonda

7. Into the West (2005 TV Mini-Series)

552 min | Western, Adventure, Drama

8.1
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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.

Stars: Joseph M. Marshall, Irene Bedard, Gil Birmingham, John Terry

8. Shane (1953)

Approved | 118 min | Drama, Romance, Western

7.7
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A weary gunfighter attempts to settle down with a homestead family, but a smoldering settler/rancher conflict forces him to act.

Writers: A.B. Guthrie Jr., Jack Sher, Jack Schaefer | Director: George Stevens | Stars: Alan Ladd, Jean Arthur, Van Heflin, Brandon De Wilde

9. Heaven's Gate (1980)

R | 219 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.7
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A dramatization of the real-life Johnson County War in 1890 Wyoming, in which a sheriff born into wealth attempts to protect immigrant farmers from rich cattle interests.

Writer: Michael Cimino | Director: Michael Cimino | Stars: Kris Kristofferson, Christopher Walken, John Hurt, Sam Waterston

10. Red Dead Redemption (2010 Video Game)

M | Action, Adventure, Crime

9.5
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John Marston, former outlaw, is forced by the federal government to hunt down the members of his old gang, the men he used to call friends, in order to reclaim his home and family.

Writers: Dan Houser, Michael Unsworth, Christian Cantamessa, David McGrath, John Zurhellen | Directors: Rod Edge, John Zurhellen | Stars: Rob Wiethoff, Josh Blaylock, Sophia Marzocchi, Spider Madison

11. They Call Me Trinity (1970)

G | 113 min | Comedy, Western

7.4
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A drifter comes to town where his brother is sheriff. His brother is actually a robber who broke the real sheriff's leg and left him for dead, and became sheriff in order to hide out. They ... See full summary »

Writer: Enzo Barboni | Director: Enzo Barboni | Stars: Terence Hill, Bud Spencer, Steffen Zacharias, Dan Sturkie

12. Broken Arrow (1950)

Approved | 93 min | Drama, Romance, Western

7.3
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Tom Jeffords tries to make peace between settlers and Apaches.

Writers: Elliott Arnold, Albert Maltz, Michael Blankfort | Director: Delmer Daves | Stars: James Stewart, Jeff Chandler, Debra Paget, Basil Ruysdael

13. The Quick and the Dead (1987 TV Movie)

Not Rated | 91 min | Western

7.1
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A mysterious stranger rides into a homesteading family's life when they are attacked by a ruthless gang.

Writers: Louis L'Amour, James Lee Barrett | Director: Robert Day | Stars: Sam Elliott, Tom Conti, Kate Capshaw, Kenny Morrison

14. Far North (2007)

R | 89 min | Crime, Drama, Romance

6.2
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A soldier's unexpected arrival affects two women's simple existence.

Writers: Asif Kapadia, Sara Maitland, Tim Miller | Director: Asif Kapadia | Stars: Michelle Yeoh, Michelle Krusiec, Sean Bean, Gary Pillai

15. Man in the Wilderness (1971)

GP | 104 min | Adventure, Western

6.9
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In the early 1800's, a group of fur trappers and Indian traders are returning with their goods to civilisation and are making a desperate attempt to beat the oncoming winter. When guide ... See full summary »

Writer: Jack DeWitt | Director: Richard C. Sarafian | Stars: Richard Harris, John Huston, Henry Wilcoxon, Percy Herbert

16. Warrior of the Lost World (1983)

R | 92 min | Sci-Fi, Action

2.2
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A nomad mercenary on a high-tech motorcycle helps bring about the downfall of the evil Orwellian government, the Omega.

Writer: David Worth | Director: David Worth | Stars: Robert Ginty, Persis Khambatta, Donald Pleasence, Fred Williamson

17. The Big Trail (1930)

Passed | 158 min | Adventure, Western, Romance

7.3
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Breck Coleman leads hundreds of settlers in covered wagons from the Mississippi River to their destiny out West.

Writer: Hal G. Evarts | Directors: Raoul Walsh, Louis R. Loeffler | Stars: John Wayne, Marguerite Churchill, El Brendel, Tully Marshall

18. Paradise Now (2005)

PG-13 | 90 min | Crime, Drama, Thriller

7.5
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71 Metascore

Two childhood friends are recruited for a suicide bombing in Tel Aviv.

Writers: Hany Abu-Assad, Bero Beyer | Director: Hany Abu-Assad | Stars: Kais Nashif, Ali Suliman, Lubna Azabal, Hamza Abu-Aiaash

19. Love's Long Journey (2005 TV Movie)

120 min | Drama, Western

7.4
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Missie's surprise pregnancy sets her on a new course that is both thrilling and terrifying. After all the planning and dreaming, she and her husband, Willie, have headed west in a covered ... See full summary »

Writers: Douglas Lloyd McIntosh, Michael Landon Jr., Cindy Kelley, Janette Oke | Director: Michael Landon Jr. | Stars: Erin Cottrell, Logan Bartholomew, William Morgan Sheppard, James Tupper

20. Northwest Passage (1940)

Passed | 126 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.1
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Langdon Towne and Hunk Marriner join Major Rogers' Rangers as they wipe out an Indian village. They set out for Fort Wentworth, but when they arrive they find no soldiers and none of the supplies they expected.

Writers: Laurence Stallings, Talbot Jennings, Kenneth Roberts | Directors: King Vidor, Jack Conway, W.S. Van Dyke | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Robert Young, Walter Brennan, Ruth Hussey

21. Squanto: A Warrior's Tale (1994)

PG | 102 min | Adventure, Biography, Drama

6.1
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Historically inaccurate chronicle of Squanto's life prior to and including the arrival of the "Mayflower" in 1620.

Writer: Darlene Craviotto | Director: Xavier Koller | Stars: Adam Beach, Mandy Patinkin, Sheldon Peters Wolfchild, Irene Bedard

22. Heaven & Hell: North & South, Book III (1994 TV Mini-Series)

273 min | Drama, History, War

5.8
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Civil War has just finished, but things in the country aren't much better, especially in the South.

Stars: Philip Casnoff, Kyle Chandler, Cathy Lee Crosby, Lesley-Anne Down

23. The Outsider (2002 TV Movie)

R | 119 min | Drama, Romance, Western

6.9
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A western love story revolving around the forbidden love between a young widow from a Mennonite-like religious group and a cold-blooded gunslinger whom she takes into her home after he is wounded.

Writers: Penelope Williamson, Jenny Wingfield | Director: Randa Haines | Stars: Tim Daly, Naomi Watts, Keith Carradine, David Carradine

24. The New Land (1972)

PG | 102 min | Drama, Western

8.0
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The life of an immigrant family from Sweden in the Minnesota's forests, during mid 19th century

Writers: Bengt Forslund, Vilhelm Moberg, Jan Troell | Director: Jan Troell | Stars: Max von Sydow, Liv Ullmann, Eddie Axberg, Pierre Lindstedt

25. Northfork (2003)

PG-13 | 103 min | Drama, Fantasy

6.4
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64 Metascore

Set in 1955, the residents of a small Montana community are forced to move their homes to make way for a new dam.

Writers: Mark Polish, Michael Polish | Director: Michael Polish | Stars: Duel Farnes, Nick Nolte, Anthony Edwards, James Woods

26. September Dawn (2007)

R | 111 min | Drama, History, Western

5.7
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25 Metascore

A love story set during a tense encounter between a wagon train of settlers and a renegade Mormon group.

Writers: Christopher Cain, Carole Whang Schutter | Director: Christopher Cain | Stars: Jon Voight, Trent Ford, Tamara Hope, Terence Stamp

27. The Westerner (1940)

Passed | 100 min | Drama, Romance, Western

7.5
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Judge Roy Bean, a self-appointed hanging judge in Vinergaroon, Texas, befriends saddle tramp Cole Harden, who opposes Bean's policy against homesteaders.

Writers: Jo Swerling, Niven Busch, Stuart N. Lake | Director: William Wyler | Stars: Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Doris Davenport, Fred Stone

28. White Material (2009)

Not Rated | 106 min | Drama

6.9
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81 Metascore

Denis revisits Africa, this time exploring a place rife with civil and racial conflict. A white French family outlawed in its home and attempting to save its coffee plantation connects with... See full summary »

Writers: Claire Denis, Marie N'Diaye, Lucie Borleteau | Director: Claire Denis | Stars: Isabelle Huppert, Christopher Lambert, Isaach De Bankolé, Nicolas Duvauchelle

29. Little House on the Prairie (2005 TV Mini-Series)

95 min | Music

7.1
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Stars: Cameron Bancroft, Erin Cottrell, Kyle Chavarria, Danielle Chuchran

30. All the Rivers Run (1983 TV Mini-Series)

400 min | Drama, Romance

7.9
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Orphaned after a shipwreck off the Victorian coast of Australia, the beautiful and spirited Philadelphia Gordon finds both love and adventure aboard a paddle-steamer on the Murray River.

Stars: Sigrid Thornton, John Waters, John Alansu, Kirk Alexander

31. The Work and the Glory (2004)

PG | 118 min | Romance, Drama

6.8
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Recently moved to upstate New York from the comfort of their Vermont homestead, the Benjamin Steed family makes their way into the established social structure of Palmyra. In their attempt ... See full summary »

Writers: Russell Holt, Gerald N. Lund | Director: Russell Holt | Stars: Sam Hennings, Eric Johnson, Alexander Carroll, Brenda Strong

32. The Fighting Kentuckian (1949)

Passed | 100 min | Adventure, Romance, War

6.4
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Following Napoleon's Waterloo defeat and the exile of his officers and their families from France, the U.S.Congress, in 1817, granted four townships in the Alabama territory to the exiles. ... See full summary »

Writer: George Waggner | Director: George Waggner | Stars: John Wayne, Vera Ralston, Philip Dorn, Oliver Hardy

33. The Plainsman (1936)

Approved | 113 min | Biography, History, Romance

6.9
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Wild Bill Hickok attempts to stop an Indian uprising that was started by white gun-runners.

Writers: Waldemar Young, Harold Lamb, Lynn Riggs, Jeanie Macpherson, Courtney Ryley Cooper, Frank J. Wilstach | Director: Cecil B. DeMille | Stars: Gary Cooper, Jean Arthur, James Ellison, Charles Bickford

34. Boom Town (1940)

Passed | 119 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

7.1
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Two buddies who rise from fly-by-night wildcatters to oil tycoons over a twenty year period both love the same woman.

Writers: John Lee Mahin, James Edward Grant | Director: Jack Conway | Stars: Clark Gable, Spencer Tracy, Claudette Colbert, Hedy Lamarr

35. Gun (2005 Video Game)

M | Action, Western

8.5
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Gun takes gamers to the untamed West of the late-1800s where greed, lust and murder are rampant.

Writer: Randall Jahnson | Stars: Thomas Jane, Kris Kristofferson, Lance Henriksen, Brad Dourif

36. Bend of the River (1952)

Approved | 87 min | Action, Adventure, Western

7.4
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When a town boss confiscates homesteader's supplies after gold is discovered nearby, a tough cowboy risks his life to try and get it to them.

Writers: Borden Chase, William Gulick | Director: Anthony Mann | Stars: James Stewart, Rock Hudson, Arthur Kennedy, Jay C. Flippen

37. Allegheny Uprising (1939)

Not Rated | 81 min | Adventure, History, Western

6.4
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In British colonial America, Captain Swanson's adherence to the rules results in Trader Callendar's selling to the Indians under cover of a government permit. Jim Smith won't sit still for ... See full summary »

Writers: P.J. Wolfson, Neil H. Swanson | Director: William A. Seiter | Stars: Claire Trevor, John Wayne, George Sanders, Brian Donlevy

38. Plymouth Adventure (1952)

Passed | 105 min | Adventure, Drama, History

6.4
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Trials and tribulations beset the one hundred odd settlers that journey to Virginia in 1620 including unexpectedly arriving in Plymouth, Massachusetts.

Writers: Ernest Gebler, Helen Deutsch | Director: Clarence Brown | Stars: Spencer Tracy, Gene Tierney, Van Johnson, Leo Genn

39. Turn Left at the End of the World (2004)

110 min | Drama, Romance

7.1
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As a family from India moves in to a desert neighborhood in Southern Israel in the 1960's, the family's eldest, beautiful daughter discovers friendship and romance with the lovely local ... See full summary »

Writers: Sara Eden, Avi Nesher, Ruby Porat Shoval | Director: Avi Nesher | Stars: Neta Garty, Liraz Charhi, Aure Atika, Jean Benguigui

40. The Culpepper Cattle Co. (1972)

PG | 92 min | Western

6.9
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Young farmboy who always wanted to be a cowhand talks a tough trail boss into hiring him on a cattle drive.

Writers: Dick Richards, Eric Bercovici, Gregory Prentiss | Director: Dick Richards | Stars: Gary Grimes, Billy Green Bush, Luke Askew, Bo Hopkins

41. Untamed (1955)

Approved | 111 min | Adventure, Drama, Romance

6.4
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When the great potato famine hits Ireland, the diaspora begins as thousands emigrate. Among those leaving the Emerald Isle is Katie O'Neill and her husband, who decide that the promised ... See full summary »

Writers: Talbot Jennings, William A. Bacher, Helga Moray, Michael Blankfort, Frank Fenton | Director: Henry King | Stars: Tyrone Power, Susan Hayward, Richard Egan, John Justin

42. Green Dolphin Street (1947)

Approved | 141 min | Adventure, Romance, Drama

6.9
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Sophie loved Edmund, but he left town when her parents forced her to marry wealthy Octavius. Years later, Edmund returns with his son, William. Sophie's daughter, Marguerite, and William ... See full summary »

Writers: Samson Raphaelson, Elizabeth Goudge | Director: Victor Saville | Stars: Van Heflin, Lana Turner, Donna Reed, Richard Hart

43. Houston: The Legend of Texas (1986 TV Movie)

144 min | Biography, Drama, History

6.9
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Writers: Frank Q. Dobbs, John Binder | Director: Peter Levin | Stars: Sam Elliott, Claudia Christian, Devon Ericson, Michael C. Gwynne

44. Lucky Luke (1991)

PG | 92 min | Comedy, Western

5.0
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Lucky Luke becomes the Sheriff of Daisy Town and runs out all the criminals. Then the Dalton brothers arrive and try to get the Indians to break the peace treaty and attack the town.

Creators: Lori Hill, Carl Sautter | Director: Terence Hill | Stars: Terence Hill, Nancy Morgan, Roger Miller, Ron Carey

45. Dynasty (1976 TV Movie)

100 min | Drama

5.2
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The story of a pioneer family in the early 1800s that seeks its fortunes on the Ohio frontier.

Writers: James A. Michener, Sidney Carroll | Director: Lee Philips | Stars: Sarah Miles, Stacy Keach, Harris Yulin, Harrison Ford

46. The Work and the Glory II: American Zion (2005)

PG-13 | 100 min | Drama, Western

6.4
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In November of 1833, the state of Missouri turned a blind eye as hundreds of its peaceful inhabitants were hunted down and driven from their homes in the dead of night. Against this ... See full summary »

Writers: Gerald N. Lund, Matt Whitaker | Director: Sterling Van Wagenen | Stars: Sam Hennings, Brenda Strong, Eric Johnson, Alexander Carroll

47. Dark Command (1940)

Approved | 94 min | Romance, Western

6.9
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When transplanted Texan Bob Seton arrives in Lawrence, Kansas he finds much to like about the place, especially Mary McCloud, daughter of the local banker. Politics is in the air however. ... See full summary »

Writers: Grover Jones, Lionel Houser, F. Hugh Herbert, W.R. Burnett, Jan Fortune | Director: Raoul Walsh | Stars: Claire Trevor, John Wayne, Walter Pidgeon, Roy Rogers

48. Something of Value (1957)

Approved | 113 min | Drama, War

6.6
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Even though Peter and Kimani grow up together, Kimani soon finds that different races are treated differently. After the father of Kimani is jailed for following tribal customs, Kimani ... See full summary »

Writers: Richard Brooks, Robert C. Ruark | Director: Richard Brooks | Stars: Rock Hudson, Dana Wynter, Wendy Hiller, Juano Hernandez

49. Drum Beat (1954)

111 min | Western, Adventure

6.4
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President Grant orders Indian fighter MacKay to negotiate with the Modocs of northern California and southern Oregon. On the way he must escort Nancy Meek to the home of her aunt and uncle.... See full summary »

Writer: Delmer Daves | Director: Delmer Daves | Stars: Alan Ladd, Audrey Dalton, Marisa Pavan, Robert Keith

50. Utu (1984)

R | 104 min | Adventure, Drama, History

7.0
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In New Zealand in the 1860s the native Maori people fought the British colonials to keep the land guaranteed to them by treaty. The warrior Te Wheke fights for the British until betrayal ... See full summary »

Writers: Keith Aberdein, Geoff Murphy | Director: Geoff Murphy | Stars: Anzac Wallace, Bruno Lawrence, Tim Elliott, Kelly Johnson