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List of R-Rated western movies, ranked from best to worst with movie trailers when available. This list takes the best R-Rated western movies and pits them against each other to see once and for all what the greatest R-Rated western movie of all time is. This list of popular R-Rated western movies includes information like who directed the film, when it was released and which actors starred in the movie. If you think the top R-Rated western movie isn't as high as it should be then be sure to vote it up so it can take its rightful place among the other great R-Rated western films on this list. If you're trying to find a specific R-Rated western film you can search this list and filter to find what you're looking for.

Examples include No Country for Old Men and True Grit.

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Among those that have directed a Western R movie are Clint Eastwood and Kevin Costner.

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R-Rated Western Movies
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly Clint Eastwood, Viggo Mortensen, Mark Strong

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Unforgiven is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R-Rated Western Movies
Unforgiven Clint Eastwood, Morgan Freeman, Gene Hackman

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A Fistful of Dollars is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R-Rated Western Movies
A Fistful of Dollars Clint Eastwood, Gian Maria Volonté, Aldo Sambrell

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Pale Rider Clint Eastwood, Chris Penn, Michael Moriarty

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True Grit Matt Damon, Jeff Bridges, Josh Brolin

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High Plains Drifter Clint Eastwood, Geoffrey Lewis, John Hillerman

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For a Few Dollars More Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, Sergio Leone

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Tombstone is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R-Rated Western Movies
Tombstone Val Kilmer, Kurt Russell, Charlton Heston

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Open Range Kevin Costner, Robert Duvall, Annette Bening

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The Wild Bunch William Holden, Ernest Borgnine, Robert Ryan

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3:10 to Yuma Christian Bale, Russell Crowe, Logan Lerman

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Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft

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Desperado Salma Hayek, Quentin Tarantino, Steve Buscemi

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No Country for Old Men is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R-Rated Western Movies
No Country for Old Men Javier Bardem, Tommy Lee Jones, Woody Harrelson

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Legends of the Fall Brad Pitt, Anthony Hopkins, Julia Ormond

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3:10 to Yuma Glenn Ford, Van Heflin, Richard Jaeckel

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Django Unchained is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R-Rated Western Movies
Django Unchained Leonardo DiCaprio, Kerry Washington, Samuel L. Jackson

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Tom Horn Steve McQueen, Linda Evans, Slim Pickens

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Young Guns Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland, Emilio Estevez

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A Man Called Horse Richard Harris, Judith Anderson, James Gammon

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The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford Brad Pitt, Zooey Deschanel, Jeremy Renner

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The Long Riders Dennis Quaid, Randy Quaid, Christopher Guest

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Hannie Caulder Raquel Welch, Christopher Lee, Ernest Borgnine

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The Ballad of Cable Hogue Stella Stevens, Jason Robards Jr., David Warner

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Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, James Coburn

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The Proposition John Hurt, Ray Winstone, Emily Watson

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Lawless Jessica Chastain, Tom Hardy, Shia LaBeouf

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The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada January Jones, Tommy Lee Jones, Levon Helm

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Dead Man Johnny Depp, Steve Buscemi, John Hurt

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Once Upon a Time in Mexico Johnny Depp, Salma Hayek, Eva Mendes

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Near Dark Bill Paxton, Lance Henriksen, Adrian Pasdar

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The Quick and the Dead Leonardo DiCaprio, Sharon Stone, Russell Crowe

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Bad Girls Drew Barrymore, Andie MacDowell, Madeleine Stowe

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McCabe & Mrs. Miller Warren Beatty, Julie Christie, Shelley Duvall

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A Man Called Sledge James Garner, Dennis Weaver, Laura Antonelli

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Outland Sean Connery, Peter Boyle, John Ratzenberger

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The Missing Cate Blanchett, Evan Rachel Wood, Val Kilmer

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El Mariachi Carlos Gallardo, Juan García, María Castillo

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The Ballad of Little Jo Heather Graham, Ian McKellen, Melissa Leo

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Soldier Blue Candice Bergen, Donald Pleasence, Dana Elcar

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Appaloosa Renée Zellweger, Viggo Mortensen, Jeremy Irons

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Gunsmoke: To the Last Man James Arness, Pat Hingle, Matt Mulhern

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Coogan's Bluff Clint Eastwood, Lee J. Cobb, Don Siegel

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The Mountain Men Charlton Heston, Brian Keith, John Glover

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Ulzana's Raid Burt Lancaster, Bruce Davison, Richard Jaeckel

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Extreme Prejudice Nick Nolte, María Conchita Alonso, Clancy Brown

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Lone Star Matthew McConaughey, Kris Kristofferson, Frances McDormand

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Heaven's Gate Mickey Rourke, Willem Dafoe, Jeff Bridges

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The Book of Eli Mila Kunis, Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman

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Death Rides a Horse Lee Van Cleef, John Phillip Law, Mario Brega