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The Best Movies With West in the Title  

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Have you ever noticed how many movies there are with west in the name? Between West Side Story, Wild Wild West, and Go West, there are probably more in existence than your realized. This list ranks the best movies with west in the title, regardless of genre or rating. What is your favorite movie with west 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 west 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 west in the title includes movies like Once Upon a Time in the West and How the West Was Won. 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 west in it.
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North West Mounted Police is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Lon Chaney
"Set in the historical Riel rebellion, a Texas Ranger helps the Mounties so he can capture a murderer; but the Mountie gets the woman. In 1885 Dan Duroc (Akim Tamiroff) and Jacques Corbeau ...more
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When the West Was Fun is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
John Wayne, Roy Rogers, Glenn Ford
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Code of the West is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Raymond Burr, Robert Clarke, Harry Harvey
Code of the West is a 1947 American Western film directed by William Berke and starring James Warren, Debra Alden, and John Laurenz. Written by Norman Houston and based on the novel of the same ...more
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My Friend Irma Goes West is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin, Diana Lynn
My Friend Irma Goes West is a 1950 film based on the radio show My Friend Irma and featuring the comedy team of Martin and Lewis. This sequel to My Friend Irma was released May 31, 1950 by ...more
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Three Faces West is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
John Wayne, Charles Coburn, Wade Boteler
Three Faces West is a 1940 American drama film starring John Wayne, Sigrid Gurie and Charles Coburn.
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Man of the West is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Gary Cooper, Lee J. Cobb, Julie London
Man of the West is a 1958 western film starring Gary Cooper and directed by Anthony Mann. The screenplay, written by Reginald Rose, is based on the novel The Border Jumpers by Will C. Brown.
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West Bank Story is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Noureen DeWulf, Assaf Cohen, Ben Newmark
West Bank Story is a comedy/musical short film, directed by Ari Sandel, co-written by Sandel and Kim Ray, produced by Pascal Vaguelsy, Amy Kim, Ashley Jordan, Ravi Malhotra, Bill Boland, and ...more
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The Vanishing West is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Jack Perrin, Eileen Sedgwick
The Vanishing West is a 1928 American Western film serial directed by Richard Thorpe. The film is considered to be lost.
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The Ghost Goes West is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Robert Donat, Eugene Pallette, Jean Parker
The Ghost Goes West is a British romantic comedy/fantasy film starring Robert Donat, Jean Parker, and Eugene Pallette, and directed by René Clair, his first English-language film. The ...more
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Station West is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Burl Ives, Agnes Moorehead, Jane Greer
Station West is a 1948 black-and-white film directed by Sidney Lanfield and based on a Western novel by Luke Short. The interest of the film lies in the sharp dialogue between Powell and Greer ...more
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The Phantom of the West is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Frank Hagney, Kermit Maynard, Tom Dugan
The Phantom of the West is a 1931 American Mascot western movie serial and was the second all-talking serial they produced. Tom Tyler stars as Jim Lester, trying to prove that Francisco Cortez ...more
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West of the Pecos is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Robert Mitchum, Barbara Hale, Bill Williams
West of the Pecos is a 1945 western film directed by Edward Killy.
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The Law West of Tombstone is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Ward Bond, Harry Carey, Tim Holt
The Law West of Tombstone is a 1938 film written by John Twist and Clarence Upson Young and directed by Glenn Tyron.
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If the Sun Rises in the West is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
If the Sun Rises in the West Cha Seung-won, Ko So-young, Im Chang-jung
If the Sun Rises in the West is a 1998 South Korean film, and was the commercial directorial debut of Lee Eun.
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Born to the West is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
John Wayne, Monte Blue, Johnny Mack Brown
Born to the West is a 1937 American Western film starring John Wayne, Marsha Hunt, and John Mack Brown. Filmed in black and white and based upon a Zane Grey novel, the movie incorporates footage ...more
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Sky West and Crooked is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Ian McShane, Hayley Mills, Annette Crosbie
Sky West and Crooked is a 1965 film, starring Hayley Mills, directed by her father John Mills, and co-written by her mother Mary Hayley Bell. It was released in the US as Gypsy Girl.
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Cavalcade of the West is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Hoot Gibson, Budd Buster, Horace B. Carpenter
Cavalcade of the West is a 1936 American Western film directed by Harry L. Fraser.
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West of the Divide is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
John Wayne, George "Gabby" Hayes, Yakima Canutt
West of the Divide is a 1934 American Western film starring John Wayne.
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The Girl of the Golden West is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Walter Pidgeon, Jeanette MacDonald, Nelson Eddy
The Girl of the Golden West is a 1938 musical western film. It was adapted from the play of the same name by David Belasco, better known for providing the plot of the opera La fanciulla del West ...more
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Go West is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Jeanne Moreau, Rade Šerbedžija, Mirjana Karanović
Go West is a 2005 Bosnia-Herzegovina drama directed by Ahmed Imamović. It tells the story of two gay lovers, one being a Bosniak and the other a Serb, during the Bosnian War. It was developed ...more
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Horizons West is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Rock Hudson, Raymond Burr, James Arness
Horizons West is a 1952 American Western film directed by Budd Boetticher and starring Robert Ryan.
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The Wild and Wonderful Whites ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Jesco White, Mamie White
The Wild and Wonderful Whites of West Virginia is a 2009 documentary film directed by Julien Nitzberg, chronicling the White Family of Boone County, West Virginia.
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Way Out West is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Stan Laurel, Oliver Hardy, Rosina Lawrence
Way Out West is a Laurel and Hardy comedy film released in 1937. It was directed by James W. Horne, produced by Stan Laurel and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. This was the second picture ...more
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Sunset in the West is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
Roy Rogers
Sunset in the West is a 1950 American film starring Roy Rogers.
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Desperadoes of the West is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Movies With West in the Title
I. Stanford Jolley, Lee Roberts, Roy Barcroft
Desperadoes of the West is a Republic film serial.