westerns The Best Western Movies of 1966  

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List of the best 1966 western movies, ranked by how many upvotes they've received by other fans of the genre. Characterized by cowboys, saloon fights and gun duels to the death, westerns have historically been more of a man's genre of movie. These are all the western movies that defined the year 1966, so vote for your favorites and help them rise to the top. This poll is also a great resource for finding new movies that you haven't already seen, especially since you can watch trailers for each film right on this page. To make sure this list is as accurate as possible, please don't downvote a movie if you haven't seen it.

This list below has everything from The Good, the Bad and the Ugly to A Big Hand for the Little Lady. This isn't necessarily a list of all western movies from 1966, but it does contain all the ones worth watching.
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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Clint Eastwood, Viggo Mortensen, Mark Strong

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Duel at Diablo Sidney Poitier, James Garner, Bibi Andersson

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The Professionals Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin

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10 3
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El Dorado John Wayne, James Caan, Robert Mitchum

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Django Franco Nero, José Bódalo, José Canalejas

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The Appaloosa Marlon Brando, John Saxon, Larry D. Mann

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A Big Hand for the Little Lady Henry Fonda, Burgess Meredith, Joanne Woodward

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Nevada Smith Steve McQueen, Loni Anderson, Suzanne Pleshette

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The Rare Breed James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith

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5 2
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Return of the Seven Yul Brynner, Warren Oates, Fernando Rey

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6 4
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The Big Gundown Lee Van Cleef, Tomas Milian, Walter Barnes

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4 2
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Navajo Joe Burt Reynolds, Fernando Rey, Aldo Sambrell

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Texas Across the River Dean Martin, Alain Delon, Peter Graves

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Billy the Kid Versus Dracula John Carradine, Harry Carey, Jr.

The Best Western Movies Ever Made

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Alvarez Kelly William Holden, Richard Widmark, Scatman Crothers

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Gunpoint Audie Murphy, Edgar Buchanan, Joan Staley

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2 1
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The Night of the Grizzly Keenan Wynn, Jack Elam, Clint Walker

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Stagecoach Ann-Margret, Bing Crosby, Stefanie Powers

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The Plainsman Leslie Nielsen, Don Murray, Abby Dalton

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Juan Colorado Antonio Aguilar

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Scalplock Dale Robertson, Diana Hyland, Lloyd Bochner

The Best British Documentaries

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Massacre Time Franco Nero, Tom Felleghy, Sal Borgese

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1 1
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Ride Beyond Vengeance Joan Blondell, Chuck Connors, Jamie Farr

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1 1
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Incident at Phantom Hill Dan Duryea, Denver Pyle, Robert Fuller

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1 1
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The Elusive Avengers Savely Kramarov, Inna Churikova, Yefim Kopelyan

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Alma grande Sonia Infante, Jorge Russek, José Chávez

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Frankie and Johnny Elvis Presley, Donna Douglas, Harry Morgan

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Los Gavilanes negros

The Worst A-List Hollywood Actors

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The Texican Audie Murphy, Broderick Crawford, Aldo Sambrell

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Martin Romero: El Rapido Jason Priestley, Graham Greene, Adam Beach

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Four Dollars of Revenge Angelo Infanti, Antonio Casas, José Manuel Martín

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The Baron's African War Kurt Kreuger, Rod Cameron, Duncan Renaldo

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Time to Die

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Savage Pampas Robert Taylor, Marc Lawrence, Ty Hardin

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An Eye for an Eye Clint Howard, Slim Pickens, Strother Martin

The Most Rewatchable Movies

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Broken Sabre Wendell Corey, Kamala Devi

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The Sons of Great Bear Gojko Mitić, Hans Hardt-Hardtloff, Rolf Römer

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Smoky Fess Parker

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Jesse James Meets Frankenstein's Daughter Jim Davis, John Lupton, Steven Geray

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For a Few Dollars Less Tony Renis, Raimondo Vianello, Angela Luce

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Kid Rodelo Janet Leigh, Broderick Crawford, Don Murray

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Johnny Reno Jane Russell, Lon Chaney, Jr.

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Ride in the Whirlwind Jack Nicholson, Harry Dean Stanton, Cameron Mitchell

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Waco Jane Russell, DeForest Kelley, Terry Moore

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He Who Shoots First Erika Blanc, Fernando Sancho, José Manuel Martín

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Blood on the Land Mairi Hronopoulou, Faidon Georgitsis, Giannis Voglis

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Yankee Adolfo Celi, Philippe Leroy, Jacques Herlin

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Seven Guns for the MacGregors Fernando Sancho, George Rigaud, Leo Anchóriz

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Hands Up!

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Dynamite Jim Aldo Sambrell, Víctor Israel, Fernando Sancho