Tag: revisionist western

Monte Walsh (TV Movie 2003) 7.1

Monte Walsh (TV Movie 2003)

Storyline:Monte Walsh and Chet Rollins are long-time cowhands, working whatever ranch work comes their way, but "nothing they can't do from a horse." Their lives are divided between months on the range and the occasio...

Johnny Guitar (1954) 7.7

Johnny Guitar (1954)

Storyline:Vienna has built a saloon outside of town, and she hopes to build her own town once the railroad is put through, but the townsfolk want her gone. When four men hold up a stagecoach and kill a man the town of...

The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976) 6.1

The Return of a Man Called Horse (1976)

Storyline:In the 1840s, trappers with government backing push the Yellow Hands Sioux off their sacred land; they retreat into an apocalyptic spirituality, passively waiting for supernatural wrath to descend on their u...

Blackthorn (2011) 6.5

Blackthorn (2011)

Storyline:In Bolivia, Butch Cassidy (now calling himself James Blackthorn) pines for one last sight of home, an adventure that aligns him with a young robber and makes the duo a target for gangs and lawmen alike.User ...

The Hired Hand (1971) 7

The Hired Hand (1971)

Storyline:Harry Collings returns home to his farm after drifting with his friend, Arch. His wife, who had given up on him, reluctantly allows him to stay, and soon believes that all will be well again. But then Harry ...

From Hell to the Wild West (2017) 2.8

From Hell to the Wild West (2017)

Storyline:A psychotic killer has found a new hunting ground. A place where people frequently go missing. The American frontier.User Reviews: Not worth your time. But if you want to try it, then use the Fast-Forward co...

Geronimo: An American Legend (1993) 6.5

Geronimo: An American Legend (1993)

Storyline:The Apache Indians have reluctantly agreed to settle on a US Government approved reservation. Not all the Apaches are able to adapt to the life of corn farmers. One in particular, Geronimo, is restless. Push...

Sitting Bull (1954) 5.7

Sitting Bull (1954)

Storyline:Chief Sitting Bull of the Sioux tribe is forced by the Indian-hating General Custer to react with violence, resulting in the famous Last Stand at Little Bighorn. Parrish, a friend to the Sioux, tries to prev...

Django (1966) 7.3

Django (1966)

Storyline:In the opening scene a lone man walks, behind him he drags a coffin. That man is Django. He rescues a woman from bandits and, later, arrives in a town ravaged by the same bandits. The scene for confrontation...

Soldier Blue (1970) 6.9

Soldier Blue (1970)

Storyline:After a cavalry group is massacred by the Cheyenne, only two survivors remain: Honus, a naive private devoted to his duty, and Cresta, a young woman who had lived with the Cheyenne two years and whose sympat...

The Great Silence (1968) 7.8

The Great Silence (1968)

Storyline:Bounty killers led by Loco prey on outlaws hiding out in the snowbound Utahn mountains. After Pauline's husband becomes Loco's latest victim, she hires a gunman for revenge; Silence, mute since his throat wa...

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972) 7

The Life and Times of Judge Roy Bean (1972)

Storyline:A no account outlaw establishes his own particular brand of law and order and builds a town on the edges of civilization in this farcical western. With the aid of an old law text and unpredictable notions Ro...

Unforgiven (1992) 8.2

Unforgiven (1992)

Storyline:The town of Big Whisky is full of normal people trying to lead quiet lives. Cowboys try to make a living. Sheriff 'Little Bill' tries to build a house and keep a heavy-handed order. The town whores just try ...

Open Range (2003) 7.5

Open Range (2003)

Storyline:Boss Spearman, Charley Waite, Mose Harrison and Button freegraze their cattle across the vast prairies of the West, sharing a friendship forged by a steadfast code of honor and living a life unencumbered by ...

The Big Country (1958) 7.9

The Big Country (1958)

Storyline:Retired, wealthy sea Captain Jame McKay arrives in the vast expanse of the West to marry fiancée Pat Terrill. McKay is a man whose values and approach to life are a mystery to the ranchers and ranch foreman ...

Little Big Man (1970) 7.6

Little Big Man (1970)

Storyline:Jack Crabb is 121 years old as the film begins. A collector of oral histories asks him about his past. He recounts being captured and raised by indians, becoming a gunslinger, marrying an indian, watching he...

True Grit (2010) 7.6

True Grit (2010)

Storyline:Following the murder of her father by hired hand Tom Chaney, 14-year-old farm girl Mattie Ross sets out to capture the killer. To aid her, she hires the toughest U.S. marshal she can find, a man with "true g...

‘Doc’ (1971) 6.1

‘Doc’ (1971)

Storyline:One night of 1881, Doc Holliday, a famous poker gambler, enters the 'No Name Saloon'. There, he challenges a man to poker, betting his horse against his opponent's fiance. Doc wins and from now on, Katie Fis...

Dead Man (1995) 7.7

Dead Man (1995)

Storyline:Dead Man is the story of a young man's journey, both physically and spiritually, into very unfamiliar terrain. William Blake travels to the extreme western frontiers of America sometime in the 2nd half of th...