Western

A Fistful Of Dynamite

(1971)
77
07 Jul 1972
? PG
138 min
Sergio Leone (story), Sergio Donati (story), Luciano Vincenzoni (screenplay), Sergio Donati (screenplay), Sergio Leone (screenplay), Roberto De Leonardis (dialogue adaptation), Carlo Tritto (dialogue adaptation)
1 win.
An I.R.A. explosives expert on the run in Mexico meets an amoral Mexican bandit; together they are drawn into the Mexican revolution.

Blazing Saddles

(1974)
73
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07 Feb 1974
? R
93 min
Mel Brooks (screenplay), Norman Steinberg (screenplay), Andrew Bergman (screenplay), Richard Pryor (screenplay), Alan Uger (screenplay), Andrew Bergman (story)
Nominated for 3 Oscars. Another 3 wins & 2 nominations.
The Ultimate Western Spoof. A town where everyone seems to be named Johnson is in the way of the railroad. In order to grab their land, Hedley Lemar (Harvey Korman), a politically connected nasty person, sends in his henchmen to make the town unlivable. After the sheriff is killed, the town demands a new sheriff from the Governor (Mel Brooks). Hedley convinces him to send the town the first Black sheriff (Cleavon Little) in the west. Bart is a sophisticated urbanite who will have some difficulty winning over the townspeople.

Django Unchained

(2012)
81
25 Dec 2012
? R
165 min
Quentin Tarantino
Won 2 Oscars. Another 52 wins & 137 nominations.
Former dentist, Dr. King Schultz, buys the freedom of a slave, Django, and trains him with the intent to make him his deputy bounty hunter. Instead, he is led to the site of Django's wife who is under the hands of Calvin Candie, a ruthless plantation owner.

For a Few Dollars More

(1965)
10 May 1967
? APPROVED
132 min
Sergio Leone (scenario), Fulvio Morsella (scenario), Luciano Vincenzoni (screenplay), Sergio Leone (screenplay), Luciano Vincenzoni (dialogue: English version)
N/A
Two bounty hunters with the same intentions team up to track down a Western outlaw.

Guns of the Magnificent Seven

(1969)
29 Apr 1969
? G
105 min
Herman Hoffman
N/A
A Mexican revolutionary hires an American gunslinger to organize the rescue of their leader from a brutal army prison.

One-Eyed Jacks

(1961)
30 Mar 1961
? NOT RATED
141 min
Guy Trosper (screenplay), Calder Willingham (screenplay), Charles Neider (novel)
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 2 wins & 3 nominations.
After robbing a Mexican bank, Dad Longworth takes the loot and leaves his partner Rio to be captured but Rio escapes and searches for Dad in California.

Return of the Seven

(1966)
19 Oct 1966
? UNRATED
95 min
Larry Cohen
N/A
Chico one of the remaining members of The Magnificent Seven now lives in the town that they (The Seven) helped. One day someone comes and takes most of the men prisoner. His wife seeks out Chris, the leader of The Seven for help. Chris also meets Vin another member of The Seven. They find four other men and they go to help Chico.

The Dark Tower

(2017)
34
04 Aug 2017
? PG-13
95 min
Akiva Goldsman (screenplay by), Jeff Pinkner (screenplay by), Anders Thomas Jensen (screenplay by), Nikolaj Arcel (screenplay by), Stephen King (based on "The Dark Tower" novels by)
3 nominations.
The last Gunslinger: Roland Deschain, has been locked in an eternal battle with Walter O'Dim, also known as the Man in Black, and determined to prevent him from toppling the Dark Tower that holds the universe together. With the fate of the world at stake, good and evil will collide in the ultimate battle, as only Roland can defend the Tower from the Man in Black.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

(1966)
90
29 Dec 1967
? NOT RATED
161 min
Luciano Vincenzoni (story), Sergio Leone (story), Agenore Incrocci (screenplay), Furio Scarpelli (screenplay), Luciano Vincenzoni (screenplay), Sergio Leone (screenplay), Mickey Knox (English version by)
1 win & 1 nomination.
A bounty hunting scam joins two men in an uneasy alliance against a third in a race to find a fortune in gold buried in a remote cemetery.

The Hateful Eight

(2015)
68
30 Dec 2015
? R
168 min
Quentin Tarantino
Won 1 Oscar. Another 39 wins & 113 nominations.
Some time after the Civil War, a stagecoach hurtles through the wintry Wyoming landscape. Bounty hunter John Ruth and his fugitive captive Daisy Domergue race towards the town of Red Rock, where Ruth will bring Daisy to justice. Along the road, they encounter Major Marquis Warren (an infamous bounty hunter) and Chris Mannix (a man who claims to be Red Rock's new sheriff). Lost in a blizzard, the bunch seeks refuge at Minnie's Haberdashery. When they arrive they are greeted by unfamiliar faces: Bob, who claims to be taking care of the place while Minnie is gone; Oswaldo Mobray, the hangman of Red Rock; Joe Gage, a cow puncher; and confederate general Sanford Smithers. As the storm overtakes the mountainside, the eight travelers come to learn that they might not make it to Red Rock after all...

The Magnificent Seven

(1960)
23 Oct 1960
? NOT RATED
128 min
William Roberts (screenplay)
Nominated for 1 Oscar. Another 1 win & 5 nominations.
An oppressed Mexican peasant village assembles seven gunfighters to help defend their homes.

The Magnificent Seven Ride!

(1972)
01 Aug 1972
? PG
100 min
Arthur Rowe
N/A
Marshal Chris Adams turns down a friend's request to help stop the depredations of a gang of Mexican bandits. When his wife is killed by bank robbers and his friend is killed capturing the last thief, Chris feels obligated to take up his friend's cause and recruits a writer and five prisoners to destroy the desperadoes.

The Proposition

(2005)
73
09 Jun 2006
? R
104 min
Nick Cave (screenplay)
13 wins & 26 nominations.
A lawman apprehends a notorious outlaw and gives him nine days to kill his older brother, or else they'll execute his younger brother.