Category Archives: Western

Young Guns (1988) Rated R

A group of young men, lead by Billy the Kid, hunt down the killers of the rancher who was their benefactor. Starring Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Charlie Sheen, Dermot Mulroney, Jack Palance, Terry O’Quinn. Young Guns tells … Continue reading

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Hell on Wheels (AMC) Rated TV-14

Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier and slaveholder, follows a group of Union Soldiers, bent on revenge for the killing of his wife and child. Starring Anson Mount, Colm Meaney, Robin McLeavy. I loved this show. It’s brilliantly written and much … Continue reading

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The American West (2016) Rated TV-14

This miniseries chronicles the American West from 1865 to 1890. Starring Jonathan C. Stewart, Mo Brings Plenty, Deborah Lee Douglas, Joshua David McLerran, Bert Thomas Morris, Glynn Praesel, David H. Stevens, Will Strongheart, Erik Young. This docu-series talks about the … Continue reading

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Wynonna Earp (SYFY) Rated NR

Based on the IDW Comic. Wynonna Earp is the great granddaughter of Wyatt Earp, who battles demons and other creatures. Starring Melanie Scrofano, Shamier Anderson, Tim Rozon. This is one of the worst shows on TV. The concept sounded interesting, but … Continue reading

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The Shootist (1976) Rated PG

A dying gunfighter wants to spend his last days with as little pain as possible and to die with dignity. Based on the novel by  Glendon Swarthout. Starring John Wayne, Lauren Bacall, Ron Howard, James Stewart, John Carradine. This was … Continue reading

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The Last Cowboy (2003) Rated UR

 After leaving home eight years ago, Jake Cooper returns for her grandfather’s funeral and locks heads with her father. Starring Jennie Garth, Lance Henriksen, M.C. Gainey, Bradley Cooper, Dylan Wagner, Muse Watson The actors give a strong performance in this … Continue reading

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Cowboys & Aliens (2011) Rated PG-13

Aliens attack Earth in the Wild West of 1843. A group of cowboys and Native Americans band together to fight them. Based on the graphic novel of the same name by Scott Mitchell Rosenberg. Starring Daniel Craig, Abigail Spencer, Buck … Continue reading

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Texas Rising (2015) Rated NR

Based on the Texas revolution against Mexico and how the Texas Rangers were created. Starring Bill Paxton, Jeffrey Dean Morgan, Olivier Martinez, Thomas Jane, Crispin Glover, Jeremy Davies, Rhys Coiro, Christopher McDonald, Max Thieriot, Cynthia Addai-Robinson, Robert Knepper, Chad Michael … Continue reading

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Seven Alone (1974) Rated G

A frontier family heads West to start a new life.  On the way, both the mother and the father die, leaving their seven children to travel on alone. Based on the true story of the Sager Children. Starring Dewey Martin, … Continue reading

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Young Pioneers (1976) Rated NR

Teenage newlyweds David and Molly Beaton move to the Dakotas in the 1870s. Based on Rose Wilder Lane’s novel by the same name. Starring Roger Kern, Linda Purl, Robert Hays I loved this movie. Lane is the daughter of Laura Ingalls … Continue reading

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