Top Articles

The Best Western Movies Ever Made

August 16, 2022
Even though it seems that the time of good westerns is gone, it must be said that they had a significant influence on modern cinema and storytelling. They are still loved and regularly rewatched by many movie fans. Westerns showed a romanticized image of the Wild West and the life of cowboys. At the same time, creators of those movies revolutionized how people look at cinema in general. Westerns introduced stuntmen to Hollywood, mixed drama with comedy, and proved that a good story could be worth millions of dollars. Here are the top westerns movies ever made that shaped an industry and changed the movie-watching experience.
Continue Reading Below

The Searchers

The Searchers 1
The Searchers

This movie, based on the novel with the same title, was a great hit. With a $3.75 million production budget, it quickly earned $5 million, which was a significant sum in 1956. Since that date, Warner Bros made several more millions on this production.

The Searchers poster

Movie Plot: An American Civil War veteran embarks on a journey to rescue his niece from the Comanches.

  • Genre: Adventure, Drama, Western
  • Rated: Passed
  • Released: 26 May 1956 in USA
  • Runtime: 119 min
  • Starring: John Wayne, Jeffrey Hunter, Vera Miles, Ward Bond
  • BoxOffice: N/A
  • Awards: Won 1 Golden Globe. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations.

The Searchers was Written by Frank S. Nugent (screenplay), Alan Le May (from the novel by) and directed by John Ford and produced by Warner Brothers.

7.9/10 IMDB Rating 98% Rotten Tomatoes 94/100 Metacritic
View as single page
Trending Tips
Previous 1 of 48 Continue
Popular Articles
Other Entertainment Articles
Creepy Photos Reveal A Different Side History
Entertainment

Creepy Photos Reveal A Different Side History

History is riddled with all kinds of creepy, grotesque, and downright disturbing events. Than ... More >>
Kelly Brook Hottest Acting Roles
Entertainment

Kelly Brook Hottest Acting Roles

Kelly Ann Parsons (born 23 November 1979), known professionally as Kelly Brook, is an English m ... More >>
Photos That Will Make You Take A Second Look
Entertainment

Photos That Will Make You Take A Second Look

Un Believable Photos That Are - Out of the Ordinary There are certain images on the internet ... More >>