The Greatest Western Movie Stars People In Film

The Greatest Western Movie Stars

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All the greatest Western movie stars of television and film in one list of the best Western stars. Some of these top Western characters were featured in the greatest Western movies ever made, while others starred in classic TV series and mini-series. Whatever the medium, these are the best of the West(ern characters).

The TV Western series, a now almost dead genre of entertainment that was once all the rage, attracting some of the biggest stars in Hollywood to roles where a horse was the supporting actor. These stars were some of the biggest and brightest, not only on TV, but in films as well. From Clint Eastwood (perhaps the biggest Western star of all time) to Steve McQueen (a true outlaw through and through), this list of Western stars brings together the best of the genre in one Western stars list.

Who were the greatest Western movie stars? Who are the classic Western stars? It's time to vote and find out! Vote up your favorite Western TV and movie stars and vote down the ones you think should be run out of town. If your favorite Western movie star isn't on the list, make sure to add them to this list of the best Western stars.
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    most listed
    Clint Eastwood

    1930 More
    100
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    the people's #1
    John Wayne

    1907 More
    100
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  3. 3
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    1930 More
    87
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    James Arness

    1923 More
    85
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    often listed
    Jack Elam

    1920 More
    79
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    Richard Boone

    1917 More
    79
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    Charles Bronson

    1921 More
    78
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    James Stewart

    1908 More
    78
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    Chuck Connors

    1921 More
    77
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    1927 More
    76
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    James Garner

    1928 More
    75
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    Roy Rogers

    1911 More
    74
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    Robert Fuller

    1933 More
    72
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    James Coburn

    1928 More
    72
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    1925 More
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    Ben Johnson

    1918 More
    69
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    Robert Duvall

    1931 More
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    Eli Wallach

    1915 More
    67
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    Walter Brennan

    1894 More
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    Lee Marvin

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    Lorne Greene

    1915 More
    66
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    Randolph Scott

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    1928 More
    64
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    Gary Cooper

    1901 More
    63
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    James Drury

    1934 More
    63
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    1936 More
    62
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    Robert Conrad

    1935 More
    61
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    Lee J. Cobb

    1911 More
    60
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    George "Gabby" Hayes

    1885 More
    60
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    Nick Adams

    1931 More
    59
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    John McIntire

    1907 More
    59
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    Doug McClure

    1935 More
    57
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    1903 More
    56
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    Gene Barry

    1919 More
    55
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    Joel McCrea

    1905 More
    55
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    Cameron Mitchell

    1918 More
    55
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    Pernell Roberts

    1928 More
    55
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    Lee Majors

    1939 More
    55
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    Leif Erickson

    1911 More
    54
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    Clu Gulager

    1928 More
    54
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    Peter Breck

    1929 More
    53
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    Barbara Stanwyck

    1907 More
    52
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    often listed &ranked high on reranks
    Robert Stack

    1919 More
    52
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    Warren Oates

    1928 More
    51
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    1917 More
    48
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    Burt Lancaster

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    Guy Williams

    1924 More
    48
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    Will Hutchins

    1930 More
    48
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    often listed
    Richard Long

    1927 More
    48
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