Top 60 Westerns (I have seen…)

Over at Scribbles and Ramblings, Sachin has compiled a list of cinema’s 60 greatest westerns. To do this, he watched 82 westerns over 2 months! Needless to say, Sachin saw more westerns in 60 days than I’ve seen in my entire life, but let’s see how I measure up, so here’s the full list. Films I’ve seen are in bold.

  1. The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966, Sergio Leone)
  2. Once Upon a Time in the West (1968, Sergio Leone)
  3. The Ox-Bow Incident (1943, William A. Wellman)
  4. The Gunfighter (1950, Henry King)
  5. My Darling Clementine (1946, John Ford)
  6. Decision at Sundown (1957, Budd Boetticher)
  7. Sholay (1975, Ramesh Sippy)
  8. The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962, John Ford)
  9. The Westerner (1940, William Wyler)
  10. Unforgiven (1992, Clint Eastwood)
  11. For a Few Dollars More (1965, Sergio Leone)
  12. The Wild Bunch (1969, Sam Peckinpah)
  13. Ride Lonesome (1959, Budd Boetticher)
  14. Yellow Sky (1948, William W. Wellman)
  15. Rio Bravo (1959, Howard Hawks)
  16. Johnny Guitar (1954, Nicholas Ray)
  17. 3 Bad Men (1926, John Ford)
  18. Red River (1948, Howard Hawks)
  19. The Professionals (1966, Richard Brooks)
  20. Bad Day at Black Rock (1955, John Sturges)
  21. Shane (1953, George Stevens)
  22. 3:10 to Yuma (1957, Delmer Daves)
  23. Winchester ’73 (1950, Anthony Mann)
  24. High Plains Drifter (1973, Clint Eastwood)
  25. Stagecoach (1939, John Ford)
  26. Jeremiah Johnson (1972, Sydney Pollack)
  27. The Searchers (1956, John Ford)
  28. The Shootist (1976, Don Siegel)
  29. The Great Silence (1968, Sergio Corbucci)
  30. The Proposition (2005, John Hillcoat)
  31. Keoma (1976, Enzo G. Castellari)
  32. Destry Rides Again (1939, George Marshall)
  33. Hang ‘em High (1968, Ted Post)
  34. Dead Man (1995, Jim Jarmusch)
  35. Seven Men from Now (1956, Budd Boetticher)
  36. Warlock (1959, Edward Dmytryk)
  37. The Magnificent Seven (1960, John Sturges)
  38. High Noon (1952, Fred Zinnemann)
  39. Forty Guns (1957, Samuel Fuller)
  40. Comanche Station (1960, Budd Boetticher)
  41. Pale Rider (1985, Clint Eastwood)
  42. Heaven’s Gate (1980, Michael Cimino)
  43. The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007, Andrew Dominik)
  44. The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976, Clint Eastwood)
  45. A Fistful of Dollars (1964, Sergio Leone)
  46. Django (1966, Sergio Corbucci)
  47. The Naked Spur (1953, Anthony Mann)
  48. Wagonmaster (1950, John Ford)
  49. Dances with Wolves (1990, Kevin Costner)
  50. McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971, Robert Altman)
  51. Meek’s Cutoff (2010, Kelly Reichardt)
  52. Tumbleweeds (1925, King Baggot)
  53. The Furies (1950, Anthony Mann)
  54. Rancho Notorious (1952, Fritz Lang)
  55. Pat Garrett & Billy the Kid (1973, Sam Peckinpah)
  56. The Shooting (1966, Monte Hellman)
  57. The Big Trail (1930, USA, Raoul Walsh)
  58. Silverado (1985, Lawrence Kasdan)
  59. The Man from Laramie (1955, Anthony Mann)
  60. El Topo (1970, Alejandro Jodorowsky)
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