Western Movies

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The Greatest Western Cinema Sidekicks

The big stars get all the recognition, and we think it's time the sidekicks get some credit!

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Classic Cowboy Quotes from Clint Eastwood

Here are some classic cowboy quotes from Clint Eastwood in Western movies. “Nothing wrong with shooting…as long as the right people get shot.”-Magnum Force (1973) “If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.”-The Rookie (1990) “You see, in this world there’s two kinds of people, my friend: Those with loaded guns and those who dig. You dig.”-The Good, The Bad, and The Ugly (1966)

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Print the Legend

“Sometimes history is so difficult to comprehend that we require fiction to make it understandable.” So it goes with the Old West. Several Western films, with no basis in historical fact, may actually capture the spirit of the frontier more effectively than do those movies made about actual people and events.

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Stuntman school

Have you ever watched a cavalry charge, horseback escape, or mustang roundup in a movie and thought, "Hey! I have those riding skills. I could do that!" Writer Kevin Carmody spoke with equestrian stunt man Kyle Thomson about how to break into the biz.

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Western Heritage Awards Winners

Every year, the National Cowboy & Western Heritage museum presents the Wrangler awards to the year's best of the West in Western literature, music, and cinema. Check out the 2013 winners!

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The Greatest Western Movie Villains

Movie cowboys can't be good guys without the bad guys. Here's our list of the best Western movie villains.

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