Film The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title  

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with cowboy in the name? This list ranks the best movies with cowboy in the title, regardless of genre or rating. This will obviously include Westerns with cowboy in the title, but there are plenty of other genres here too. What is your favorite movie with cowboy in the name? This is kind of an odd way to categorize movies, but that's also why it's so fun! There are probably one or two movies with cowboy in the title that you instantly think of, but you might be surprised how many others there are too as you scroll through this list.

This ranked poll of films with cowboy in the title includes movies like Midnight Cowboy, Urban Cowboy, and Drugstore Cowboy. Don't forget that this list is interactive, meaning you can vote the film names up or down depending on much you liked each movie that has the word cowboy in it.

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The Maestro: King of the Cowbo... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Maestro: King of the Cowboy Artists The Maestro: King of the Cowboy Artists is a 1995 documentary film directed by Les Blank.

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Urban Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Urban Cowboy John Travolta, Bonnie Raitt, Debra Winger Urban Cowboy is a 1980 American western romantic drama film about the love-hate relationship between Buford Uan "Bud" Davis and Sissy. The movie captured the late 1970s/early 1980s ...more

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The Cowboy and the Lady is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Cowboy and the Lady Gary Cooper, Walter Brennan, Merle Oberon The Cowboy and the Lady is a 1938 American western romantic comedy film directed by H.C. Potter, and starring Gary Cooper and Merle Oberon. Written by S.N. Behrman and Sonya Levien, based on a ...more

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Soi Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Soi Cowboy Nicolas Bro, Porntip Papanai, Somrak Khamsing Soi Cowboy is a 2008 Thai drama film directed by British director Thomas Clay. The film stars Nicolas Bro as a Danish expatriate living in Bangkok and Pimwalee Thampanyasan as his Thai ...more

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Cowboy Counsellor is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Counsellor Hoot Gibson, Sheila Bromley, Merrill McCormick Cowboy Counsellor is a 1932 American Western film starring Hoot Gibson and directed by George Melford. It mixed in strong elements of comedy with courtroom drama. One reviewer deemed it ...more

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Cowboy Forever is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title

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Midnight Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Midnight Cowboy Dustin Hoffman, Jon Voight, Bob Balaban Midnight Cowboy is a 1969 American drama film based on the 1965 novel of the same name by James Leo Herlihy. The script was written by Waldo Salt, directed by John Schlesinger, and stars Jon ...more

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Wall Street Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Wall Street Cowboy Roy Rogers, George "Gabby" Hayes, Raymond Hatton Wall Street Cowboy is a 1939 American film starring Roy Rogers.

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A Cowboy Needs a Horse is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
A Cowboy Needs a Horse A young boy dreams of being a cowboy. After he gets the basics, as outlined in the title song, he's attacked by Indians. He runs out of bullets and manages to lasso them. He smokes the peace ...more

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Piccadilly Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Piccadilly Cowboy James Greene, Dermot Keaney, Gwyneth Powell Piccadilly Cowboy is a 2007 film directed by Tyler Ford.

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Last Cowboy Standing is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Last Cowboy Standing Tommi Korpela, Elina Knihtilä, Martti Suosalo Skavabölen pojat is a 2009 Finnish drama film. It was directed by Zaida Bergroth and based on a play by the same name, written by Antti Raivio in 1991 and performed at Q-teatteri in the ...more

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Cowboy Junction is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Junction Matt Austin, Elyse Mirto, James Michael Bobby

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The Kid and the Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Kid and the Cowboy Art Acord The Kid and the Cowboy is a 1919 American short Western film directed by B. Reeves Eason.

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Cowboy Bebop: The Movie is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Bebop: The Movie Jennifer Hale, Megumi Hayashibara, Daran Norris Cowboy Bebop: The Movie, known in Japan as Cowboy Bebop: Knockin' on Heaven's Door, is a 2001 Japanese animated Space Western action film based on the 1998 anime series Cowboy Bebop created by ...more

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Cowboy Holiday is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Holiday John Elliott, Richard Alexander, Guinn "Big Boy" Williams Cowboy Holiday is a 1934 American western directed by Robert F. Hill, produced by Max Alexander and Arthur Alexander for Beacon Productions and starring Guinn "Big Boy" Williams and

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The Cowboy and the Lady is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Cowboy and the Lady Alan Hale, Sr. The Cowboy and the Lady is a 1911 silent western film notable for being Alan Hale, Sr.'s screen debut.

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Ride 'Em Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Ride 'Em Cowboy Ride 'Em Cowboy is a 1936 film directed by Lesley Selander.

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Drugstore Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Drugstore Cowboy Heather Graham, Matt Dillon, William S. Burroughs Drugstore Cowboy is a 1989 American crime drama film directed by Gus Van Sant and written by Van Sant and Daniel Yost, based on an autobiographical novel by James Fogle. Matt Dillon stars in the ...more

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Carry On Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Carry On Cowboy Jon Pertwee, Kenneth Williams, Sid James Carry On Cowboy is the eleventh in the series of Carry On films to be made. It was released in 1965 and was the first film to feature series regulars Peter Butterworth and Bernard Bresslaw. ...more

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The Singing Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Singing Cowboy Gene Autry, Lon Chaney, Jr. The Singing Cowboy is a 1936 American Western film directed by Mack V. Wright and starring Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, and Lois Wilde. Based on a story by Tom Gibson, the film is about a cowboy ...more

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The Castaway Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Castaway Cowboy James Garner, Vera Miles, Robert Culp The Castaway Cowboy is a 1974 adventure film released by Walt Disney Productions starring James Garner, Vera Miles, Eric Shea, and Robert Culp about a Texas rancher who gets shanghaied, then ...more

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Public Cowboy No. 1 is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Public Cowboy No. 1 Gene Autry, Ann Rutherford, Smiley Burnette Public Cowboy No. 1 is a 1937 American Western film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, and Ann Rutherford. Based on a story by Bernard McConville, the film is ...more

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The Cowboy Sheik is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Cowboy Sheik The Cowboy Sheik is a 1922 film directed by J.A. Howe.

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The Last Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Last Cowboy Bradley Cooper, Jennie Garth, Lance Henriksen The Last Cowboy is a 2003 drama western film written by J.P. Martin and directed by Joyce Chopra.

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The Great American Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Great American Cowboy Larry Mahan The Great American Cowboy is a 1973 documentary film by Kieth Merrill. The film, which won the 1973 Academy Award for Best Documentary Feature, is about the battle between two rodeo stars for ...more

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Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy Ryan Gosling, Sarah Chalke, Chad Willett Nothing Too Good for a Cowboy is a 1998 comedy romance film directed by Kari Skogland and written by David Barlow, Richmond P. Hobson Jr. and Charles Lazer.

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Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Jack Lemmon, Glenn Ford, Strother Martin Cowboy is a 1958 western film directed by Delmer Daves and starring Glenn Ford and Jack Lemmon. This film is an adaptation of the Frank Harris semi-autobiographical novel My Reminiscences as a ...more

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The Cowboy Creed is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Cowboy Creed Olivia de Havilland, Gene Autry, Alan Ladd

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Hollywood Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Hollywood Cowboy George O'Brien, Charles Middleton, Maude Eburne Hollywood Cowboy is a 1937 film directed by Ewing Scott and George Sherman.

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Cowboy Jimmy is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Jimmy Cowboy Jimmy is a 1957 animated comedy short film from Yugoslavia, written by Vatroslav Mimica and Vladimir Tadej; directed by Dusan Vukotic.

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Lethal Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title

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Cowboy in the Clouds is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy in the Clouds Cowboy in the Clouds is a film directed by Benjamin H. Kline released on Dec 23, 1943.

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Whoops! I'm a Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Whoops! I'm a Cowboy Mae Questel Whoops! I'm a Cowboy! is a 1937 Fleischer Studios animated short film starring Betty Boop.

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Cowboy Serenade is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Serenade Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, Tris Coffin Cowboy Serenade is a 1942 American Western film directed by William Morgan and starring Gene Autry, Smiley Burnette, and Fay McKenzie. Written by Olive Cooper, the film is about a singing cowboy ...more

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Ride Him, Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Ride Him, Cowboy John Wayne, Henry B. Walthall, Frank Hagney Ride Him, Cowboy is a 1932 remake of The Unknown Cavalier, a 1926 Western film starring Ken Maynard, with lots of stock footage from the original. It was directed by Fred Allen and starred ...more

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Roy Rogers: Cowboy Classics is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Roy Rogers: Cowboy Classics George 'Gabby' Hayes, George Cleveland, Noah Beery

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Cowboy Up is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Up Kiefer Sutherland, Daryl Hannah, Molly Ringwald Cowboy Up is a 2001 film directed by Xavier Koller. It stars Kiefer Sutherland and Marcus Thomas. It won the Crystal Heart Award at the 2001 Heartland Film Festival.

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Cowboy Canteen is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Canteen Jane Frazee Cowboy Canteen is a 1944 American film starring Jane Frazee.

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The Cowboy Millionaire is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Cowboy Millionaire William Stowell The Cowboy Millionaire is a 1909 American silent short western directed by Francis Boggs and Otis Turner. The film stars Tom Mix, Mac Barnes and William Garwood. It was the debut film of Mix and ...more

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Ride 'Em Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Ride 'Em Cowboy Ella Fitzgerald, Lou Costello, Bud Abbott Ride 'Em Cowboy is a 1942 film starring the comedy team of Abbott and Costello. The supporting cast features Dick Foran, Anne Gwynne, Johnny Mack Brown, Ella Fitzgerald, Samuel S. Hinds, Douglas ...more

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The Phantom Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Phantom Cowboy Jimmy Aubrey, Jack Evans, Richard Cramer The Phantom Cowboy is a 1935 American film directed by Robert J. Horner.

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Cowboy and the Senorita is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy and the Senorita Roy Rogers, Dale Evans, Fuzzy Knight Cowboy and the Senorita is a 1944 American film directed by Joseph Kane and starring Roy Rogers. The film marked the first appearance together of Rogers and his future wife, Dale Evans.

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The Little Cowboy is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Little Cowboy Cüneyt Arkın, Erol Taş, Ida Galli The Little Cowboy is a 1973 Turkish western film, directed by Guido Zurli, starring Cüneyt Arkın.

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Cowboy in Manhattan is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy in Manhattan Cowboy in Manhattan is a 1943 film directed by Frank Woodruff.

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The Cowboy and the Indians is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Cowboy and the Indians Gene Autry, Clayton Moore, Jay Silverheels The Cowboy and the Indians is a film directed by John W English released on Sep 15, 1949.

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The Cowboy and the Ballerina is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
The Cowboy and the Ballerina Christopher Lloyd, Anjelica Huston, Lee Majors The Cowboy and the Ballerina is a 1984 western, romantic, family drama television film written by Denne Bart Petitclerc and directed by Jerry Jameson.

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Cowboy Fever is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Fever Geoffrey Karen Dior, Dallas Taylor, Tim Boyd

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Cowboy Reflections is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy Reflections Doug Jeffries, Will Clark, Jeremy Tucker

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Cowboy from Lonesome River is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy from Lonesome River Cowboy from Lonesome River is a film directed by Benjamin H. Kline released on September 21, 1944.

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Cowboy from Brooklyn is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best Movies With Cowboy in the Title
Cowboy from Brooklyn Ronald Reagan, Ann Sheridan, Dick Powell Cowboy from Brooklyn is a 1938 American musical comedy film starring Pat O'Brien, Dick Powell, Priscilla Lane, Ann Sheridan and the future US President Ronald Reagan.