20 Movies Like Young Guns

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The Magnificent Seven

The Magnificent Seven
The Magnificent Seven
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 64%
Metacritic: 54/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: 5 wins & 12 nominations
Writer: Akira Kurosawa, Shinobu Hashimoto, Hideo Oguni
Actors: Denzel Washington, Chris Pratt, Ethan Hawke
Language: English, North American Indian, Spanish
Country: United States, Australia
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“The Magnificent Seven” is a Western film about a group of seven hired guns who are tasked with protecting a small town from a ruthless bandit and his gang. Together, they form an unlikely alliance and engage in a thrilling battle for justice and survival.

Tombstone

Tombstone
Tombstone
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 73%
Metacritic: 50/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Biography, Drama, History
Awards: 2 nominations
Writer: Kevin Jarre
Actors: Kurt Russell, Val Kilmer, Sam Elliott
Language: English, Latin, Spanish
Country: United States
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“Tombstone” is a Western film that tells the story of the legendary gunfight at the O.K. Corral in Tombstone, Arizona. The film follows the Earp brothers and their friend Doc Holliday as they face off against a group of outlaws led by the notorious Cowboys gang.

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid

Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
Internet Movie Database: 8.0/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 66/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 22 wins & 15 nominations total
Writer: William Goldman
Actors: Paul Newman, Robert Redford, Katharine Ross
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, Mexico
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“Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid” is a Western film that follows the true story of two outlaws, Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid, as they rob banks and trains while evading law enforcement. The movie explores their charismatic partnership, daring escapades, and eventual attempts to escape to a new life in Bolivia.

The Quick and the Dead

The Quick and the Dead
The Quick and the Dead
Internet Movie Database: 6.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 58%
Metacritic: 49/100
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Runtime: 108 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 nomination
Writer: Simon Moore
Actors: Sharon Stone, Gene Hackman, Russell Crowe
Language: English, Spanish
Country: United States, Japan
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“The Quick and the Dead” is a Western film about a mysterious woman who enters a deadly gunfight tournament in a lawless town, seeking revenge for the death of her father. As the competition unfolds, she must navigate treacherous alliances and confront her own past to survive and achieve justice.

Silverado

Silverado
Silverado
Internet Movie Database: 7.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 78%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 133 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 1 win & 4 nominations total
Writer: Lawrence Kasdan, Mark Kasdan
Actors: Kevin Kline, Scott Glenn, Kevin Costner
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Silverado” is a Western film that follows four unlikely heroes who come together to fight against a corrupt sheriff and his gang in a small town. They must navigate treacherous landscapes, face dangerous outlaws, and protect the innocent in their quest for justice.

The Outlaw Josey Wales

The Outlaw Josey Wales
The Outlaw Josey Wales
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 69/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Western
Awards: Nominated for 1 Oscar. 1 win & 2 nominations total
Writer: Forrest Carter, Philip Kaufman, Sonia Chernus
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, Chief Dan George
Language: English, Navajo, Spanish
Country: United States
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“The Outlaw Josey Wales” is a Western film about a Missouri farmer named Josey Wales who seeks revenge on a group of Union soldiers who murdered his family during the Civil War. As he becomes an outlaw, Wales forms unexpected alliances and confronts his own inner demons along the way.

True Grit

True Grit
True Grit
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 95%
Metacritic: 80/100
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Runtime: 110 min
Genre: Drama, Western
Awards: Nominated for 10 Oscars. 38 wins & 169 nominations total
Writer: Joel Coen, Ethan Coen, Charles Portis
Actors: Jeff Bridges, Matt Damon, Hailee Steinfeld
Language: English
Country: United States
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“True Grit” is a Western film about a young girl named Mattie Ross who hires a U.S. Marshal named Rooster Cogburn to help her track down her father’s killer in order to seek justice. As they embark on their dangerous journey, they encounter various obstacles and form an unlikely bond.

3:10 to Yuma

3:10 to Yuma
3:10 to Yuma
Internet Movie Database: 7.6/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 89%
Metacritic: 76/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 3 wins & 32 nominations total
Writer: Halsted Welles, Michael Brandt, Derek Haas
Actors: Russell Crowe, Christian Bale, Ben Foster
Language: English, Chinese
Country: United States
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“3:10 to Yuma” is a Western film about a struggling rancher who agrees to escort a dangerous outlaw to a train station in order to collect a reward, facing numerous challenges and moral dilemmas along the way.

Open Range

Open Range
Open Range
Internet Movie Database: 7.4/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 79%
Metacritic: 67/100
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Runtime: 139 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Romance
Awards: 1 win & 5 nominations
Writer: Lauran Paine, Craig Storper
Actors: Kevin Costner, Robert Duvall, Diego Luna
Language: English
Country: United States
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“Open Range” is a 2003 Western film about two cattle herders who become embroiled in a conflict with a ruthless land baron when they refuse to be driven off their grazing land. The movie explores themes of justice, loyalty, and the cost of violence in the Old West.

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly

The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
Internet Movie Database: 8.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 97%
Metacritic: 90/100
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Runtime: 178 min
Genre: Adventure, Western
Awards: 2 wins & 5 nominations
Writer: Luciano Vincenzoni, Sergio Leone, Agenore Incrocci
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Eli Wallach, Lee Van Cleef
Language: Italian, English
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
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“The Good, the Bad and the Ugly” is a spaghetti western film set during the American Civil War, following three gunslingers who compete to find a buried treasure. As they navigate through treacherous landscapes and engage in intense showdowns, their loyalties and moralities are tested.

Django Unchained

Django Unchained
Django Unchained
Internet Movie Database: 8.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 81/100
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Runtime: 165 min
Genre: Drama, Western
Awards: Won 2 Oscars. 58 wins & 158 nominations total
Writer: Quentin Tarantino
Actors: Jamie Foxx, Christoph Waltz, Leonardo DiCaprio
Language: English, German, French, Italian
Country: United States
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“Django Unchained” is a Quentin Tarantino film set in the pre-Civil War era, where a freed slave named Django teams up with a German bounty hunter to rescue his wife from a brutal plantation owner, leading to a violent and bloody journey of revenge and liberation.

Unforgiven

Unforgiven
Unforgiven
Internet Movie Database: 8.2/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 96%
Metacritic: 85/100
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Runtime: 130 min
Genre: Drama, Western
Awards: Won 4 Oscars. 51 wins & 47 nominations total
Writer: David Webb Peoples
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Gene Hackman, Morgan Freeman
Language: English
Country: United States
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The Unforgiven is a 1992 Western film directed by Clint Eastwood. It follows a retired gunslinger who takes on one last job, seeking redemption for his violent past while facing the consequences of his actions in a changing world.

A Fistful of Dollars

A Fistful of Dollars
A Fistful of Dollars
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 98%
Metacritic: 65/100
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Runtime: 99 min
Genre: Action, Drama, Western
Awards: 1 win & 4 nominations
Writer: Adriano Bolzoni, Mark Lowell, Víctor Andrés Catena
Actors: Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volontè, Marianne Koch
Language: English, Italian, Spanish, Persian
Country: Italy, Spain, West Germany
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“A Fistful of Dollars” is a spaghetti western film directed by Sergio Leone. The movie follows a mysterious gunslinger who plays two rival gangs against each other in a small Mexican town to exploit their greed and seek revenge.

The Wild Bunch

The Wild Bunch
The Wild Bunch
Internet Movie Database: 7.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 98/100
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Runtime: 135 min
Genre: Action, Adventure, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 6 wins & 8 nominations total
Writer: Walon Green, Sam Peckinpah, Roy N. Sickner
Actors: William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan
Language: English, Spanish, German
Country: United States
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“The Wild Bunch” is a 1969 American Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah. It follows a group of aging outlaws who plan one last heist while being pursued by a relentless group of bounty hunters, exploring themes of loyalty, honor, and the changing times of the Old West.

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford

The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford
Internet Movie Database: 7.5/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 77%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 160 min
Genre: Biography, Crime, Drama
Awards: Nominated for 2 Oscars. 25 wins & 69 nominations total
Writer: Andrew Dominik, Ron Hansen
Actors: Brad Pitt, Casey Affleck, Sam Shepard
Language: English, Danish
Country: United States, Canada, United Kingdom
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“The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford” is a film that explores the complex relationship between legendary outlaw Jesse James and his eventual assassin, Robert Ford. It delves into themes of admiration, jealousy, and betrayal as Ford’s idolization of James turns into a desire for fame and recognition.

The Proposition

The Proposition
The Proposition
Internet Movie Database: 7.3/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 85%
Metacritic: 73/100
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Runtime: 104 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Western
Awards: 14 wins & 30 nominations
Writer: Nick Cave
Actors: Ray Winstone, Guy Pearce, Emily Watson
Language: English, Aboriginal
Country: Australia, United Kingdom
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“The Proposition” is a gritty Australian western set in the 19th century, following a captured outlaw who is given a proposition by a lawman: either track down and kill his older brother, who is responsible for a violent crime, or watch his younger brother hang.”

Appaloosa

Appaloosa
Appaloosa
Internet Movie Database: 6.7/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 76%
Metacritic: 64/100
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Runtime: 115 min
Genre: Action, Crime, Drama
Awards: 5 wins
Writer: Robert Knott, Ed Harris, Robert B. Parker
Actors: Ed Harris, Viggo Mortensen, Renée Zellweger
Language: English, Apache languages, Spanish
Country: United States
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The Appaloosa movie is about a man named Matt Fletcher who is on a mission to retrieve a stolen Appaloosa horse from a Mexican bandit. Along the way, he faces danger and betrayal while forming a bond with a beautiful woman who has her own motives.

The Hateful Eight

The Hateful Eight
The Hateful Eight
Internet Movie Database: 7.8/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 75%
Metacritic: 68/100
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Runtime: 168 min
Genre: Crime, Drama, Mystery
Awards: Won 1 Oscar. 46 wins & 116 nominations total
Writer: Quentin Tarantino
Actors: Samuel L. Jackson, Kurt Russell, Jennifer Jason Leigh
Language: English, Spanish, French, Persian
Country: United States
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“The Hateful Eight is a Quentin Tarantino film set in post-Civil War Wyoming, following eight strangers who seek shelter during a blizzard but soon become entangled in a web of deception, violence, and betrayal.”

Bone Tomahawk

Bone Tomahawk
Bone Tomahawk
Internet Movie Database: 7.1/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 91%
Metacritic: 72/100
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Runtime: 132 min
Genre: Drama, Horror, Western
Awards: 9 wins & 20 nominations
Writer: S. Craig Zahler
Actors: Kurt Russell, Patrick Wilson, Matthew Fox
Language: English
Country: United States, United Kingdom
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“Bone Tomahawk” is a Western horror film about a group of men who set out on a dangerous rescue mission after a group of cannibalistic cave dwellers kidnaps a local woman and a deputy sheriff. As they venture into the harsh wilderness, they must confront unimaginable horrors and fight for their lives.

The Sisters Brothers

The Sisters Brothers
The Sisters Brothers
Internet Movie Database: 6.9/10
Rotten Tomatoes: 87%
Metacritic: 78/100
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Runtime: 122 min
Genre: Drama, Western
Awards: 13 wins & 22 nominations
Writer: Jacques Audiard, Thomas Bidegain, Patrick DeWitt
Actors: John C. Reilly, Joaquin Phoenix, Jake Gyllenhaal
Language: English, Russian
Country: France, Spain, Romania, Belgium, United States
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“The Sisters Brothers” is a dark comedy-western film about two notorious assassin brothers, Eli and Charlie Sisters, who are hired to track down and kill a gold prospector during the California Gold Rush. As they embark on their journey, they face unexpected challenges and confront their own moral dilemmas.

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