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This town might not be big enough for the two of us, but Hulu's selection of western movies sure is! If you're looking for the best western movies streaming on Hulu, this list has them all. You'll find classics like The Lone Ranger, Stagecoach, and 1960's Oscar nominated film Magnificent Seven, starring Steve McQueen and Yul Brynne. 

Have you ever heard of a "spaghetti western"? The term was coined in the mid '60s to describe a Western film directed by an Italian filmmaker. It turned out that many Italian directors, producers, and actors loved the wild, wild west, and wanted to be a part of the action. Some of the most famous spaghetti westerns are on this list, such as The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly, starring western heartthrob Clint Eastwood.

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The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly 1966 The Good, the Bad and the Ugly is a 1966 Italian epic Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone, starring Clint Eastwood, Lee Van Cleef, and Eli Wallach in the title roles respectively. ...more

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The Magnificent Seven is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Magnificent Seven 1960 Yul Brynner stars as one of seven master gunmen pitted against an army of marauding bandits in this rousing action tale. The Magnificent Seven is an American western film directed by John Sturges and starring Yul Brynner, Eli Wallach and Steve McQueen. The picture is an Old West-style remake of Akira Kurosawa's ...more

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McLintock! is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
McLintock! 1963 John Wayne stars as Cattle baron George Washington McLintock, who fights with his wife, his daughter, and political land-grabbers, finally "taming" them all. McLintock! is a 1963 comedy Western directed by Andrew V. McLaglen and starring John Wayne, with co-stars including Maureen O'Hara, Yvonne De Carlo, and Wayne's son Patrick Wayne. The film, ...more

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Stagecoach is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Stagecoach 1939 Stagecoach revolutionized the western, elevating it from B movie to the A-list and establishing the genre as we know it today with its quintessential tale of a group of strangers thrown together in a harrowing adventure. Stagecoach is a 1939 American Western film directed by John Ford, starring Claire Trevor and John Wayne in his breakthrough role. The screenplay, written by Dudley Nichols, is an adaptation of ...more

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West of Thunder is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu

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The Dawn Rider is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Dawn Rider 1935 John Mason (John Wayne) hatches a plot to catch the man who killed his father. The Dawn Rider is a 1935 Western film starring John Wayne. John Mason chases after his father's killer, an outlaw who remains elusive until he is tricked into revealing himself with a decoy gold ...more

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The Lucky Texan is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Lucky Texan 1934 Jerry Mason (John Wayne) and Jake Benson (Gabby Hayes) strike it rich on a gold mine claim only to become the target of two ruthless assayers! The Lucky Texan is a 1934 Lonestar Films B-movie Western film featuring John Wayne, five years before his breakthrough appearance in Stagecoach, Barbara Sheldon, Gabby Hayes, and legendary ...more

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The Bushwhackers is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Bushwhackers 1952 After the Civil War Jeff swears he will never use a gun again. When he realizes that a local rancher is using brute force to claim land for the railroad where settlers are farming, his plans change. The Bushwhackers is a 1952 American film directed by Rod Amateau.

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Winds of the Wasteland is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Winds of the Wasteland 1936 The new owner of a stagecoach line enters a race to Sacramento for a mail contract. Winds of the Wasteland is a 1936 Western film, starring John Wayne and Phyllis Fraser. The film was directed by Mack V. Wright, and was released by Republic Pictures. The rights on this movie ...more

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'Neath the Arizona Skies is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
'Neath the Arizona Skies 1934 A cowboy protects an American Indian oil-land heiress. 'Neath the Arizona Skies is a 1934 Western film directed by Harry L. Fraser, produced by Lone Star Productions, released by Monogram Pictures and starring John Wayne. Wayne's character attempts ...more

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Blue Steel is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Blue Steel 1934 The little town of Yucca City is repeatedly victimized by "The Polka Dot Bandit" and it's up to Marshal John Caruthers (John Wayne) to save the day! Blue Steel is a 1934 Western film in which John Wayne plays a U.S. Marshal who is trying to capture the Polka Dot Bandit, who has taken off with $4,000. The film is also sometimes referred to as ...more

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Angel and the Badman is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Angel and the Badman 1947 A Quaker and her family reform a wounded outlaw who has a killer on his trail. Angel and the Badman is a 1947 American Western film written and directed by James Edward Grant and starring John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey and Bruce Cabot. The film is about an injured ...more

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The Lone Ranger is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Lone Ranger 1956 The West becomes wild when a greedy rancher stirs up trouble with a local Native American tribe. As the threat of war grows, it’s up to the Masked Man and his faithful companion, Tonto, to keep the peace. The Lone Ranger is a Warnercolor Western film based on the TV show The Lone Ranger, starring Clayton Moore and Jay Silverheels. The Lone Ranger was the first of two theatrical features based on ...more

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Kenny Rogers as The Gambler is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Kenny Rogers as The Gambler 1980 Brady Hawkes, The Gambler, receives a letter from his son indicating he needs help. This sends Brady to the rescue. Kenny Rogers as The Gambler is a 1980 western TV movie.

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Outlaw Trail: The Treasure of ... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Outlaw Trail: The Treasure of Butch Cassidy 2006 Three boy scouts, one a great-nephew of Butch Cassidy, and their friend hunt for the lost treasure of the legendary bank robber in 1950's Utah. Outlaw Trail: The Treasure of Butch Cassidy is a 2006 American adventure film, produced and directed by Ryan Little. It is loosely based on legends arising from the fate of real-life Western ...more

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The Ballad of a Gunfighter is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Ballad of a Gunfighter 1964 A former Confederate robs stagecoaches to be able to give money to the local poor people. He soon runs into a gang of robbers who don't have the same good intentions he does.

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I Shot Jesse James is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
I Shot Jesse James 1949 After years of crime reporting, screenwriting, and authoring pulp novels, Samuel Fuller made his directorial debut with the lonesome ballad of Robert Ford (played by Red River’s John Ireland), who shot Jesse James. I Shot Jesse James is a 1949 American film directed by Samuel Fuller about the murder of Jesse James by Robert Ford and Robert Ford's life afterwards. The story is built around a fictional ...more

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Branded a Coward is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Branded a Coward 1935 As a young boy, Johnny Hume witnesses the slaughter of his family by an outlaw gang led by The Cat. Pledging to avenge their murders, the townspeople of Lawless invite him to be their marshal. Branded a Coward is a 1935 American film directed by Sam Newfield.

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Meek's Cutoff is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Meek's Cutoff 2010 Set in 1845, this drama follows a group of settlers as they embark on a punishing journey along the Oregon Trail. Meek's Cutoff is a 2010 western film directed by Kelly Reichardt.

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The Gunman from Bodie is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Gunman from Bodie In this gritty Western favorite, the three Rough Riders are special agents assigned to look into a series of rustlings near the small town of Larabie. 

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Common Outlaws is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Common Outlaws 2014 Fifteen years after watching their father gunned down in cold blooded murder, Cashius and Winston, the Hurley brothers return to their childhood hometown to avenge their father’s death.

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Oblivion is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Oblivion 1994 A gang of futuristic desperados led by lizard-like Redeye are turning the town of Oblivion into their own private playground. Zack, the son of a murdered sheriff returns to the town for revenge. Oblivion is a 1994 film directed by Sam Irvin.

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Ride in the Whirlwind is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Ride in the Whirlwind 1966 Jack Nicholson stars in this film about three cowboys mistaken for robbers. Ride in the Whirlwind is a 1966 western directed by Monte Hellman, starring Jack Nicholson, Millie Perkins, and Harry Dean Stanton. Nicholson also wrote and co-produced the film.

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The Gambler: The Adventure Con... is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Gambler: The Adventure Continues 1983 Brady Hawkes, Billy Montana, and Jeremiah Hawkes are on a train bound for a huge gambling event when the train is taken over by a gang of vicious killers in search of money. The Gambler: The Adventure Continues is a 1983 TV movie written by Jim Byrnes, Cort Casady and directed by Dick Lowry.

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The Great American West is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Great American West 1995 Director Reed Smoot's account of frontier settlement uses excerpts from diaries and letters. The Great American West is a 1995 film narrated by Jason Robards and recorded in the IMAX film format depicting the period of the American West's development between the Louisiana Purchase and ...more

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The Proud and the Damned is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Proud and the Damned 1972 The Proud and Damned tells the story of five Confederate veterans, led by Sgt. Will Hansen (Chuck Connors). Their only skills are mercenary and they head south of the border to ply their trade. Five Confederate veterans, led by Sgt. Will Hansen (Chuck Connors), head south of the border to ply their trade as mercenaries. Soon, they find themselves caught in a violent struggle between a ...more

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The Lone Ranger and the Lost C... is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold 1958 Three Indians are murdered. Each was wearing a medallion when he died. Together the medallions form a puzzle whose solution points to gold. The Lone Ranger and the Lost City of Gold is an American Western film in Eastmancolor released by United Artists in June 1958. The second of two theatrical features specifically based on and ...more

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Treasure of Ruby Hills is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Treasure of Ruby Hills 1955 Cattle ranchers "Chalk" Reynolds and Walt Payne have driven most of the small ranchers from the government range in the Ruby Hills country, and are now fighting each other to get sole control of the treasure of Ruby Hills.

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Falcon Song is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Falcon Song 2014 A 1980's style contemporary western in which a guitar-playing drifter helps a rancher's granddaughter find her true calling. Falcon Song is a 2014 Contemporary Western film written and directed by Jason Corgan Brown. It stars Rainey Qualley, Gabriel Sunday, and Martin Kove. The 1980s style film explores themes of land ...more

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Buffalo Girls is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Buffalo Girls 1995 Discover the bold escapades of Calamity Jane and her illustrious cohorts, as they travel the Wild West in search of her long-lost daughter and the West they once knew.  Buffalo Girls is a 1995 television film adapted from the 1990 novel of the same name by Larry McMurtry. Directed by Rod Hardy, the film starred Gabriel Byrne, Anjelica Huston, and Melanie ...more

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Thousand Pieces of Gold is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
Thousand Pieces of Gold 1990 A testament to the strength of the human spirit… In 1880's China, young Lalu is sold into marriage by her impoverished father. Rather than becoming a bride, Lalu ends up in an Idaho gold-mining town and finds her freedom. Thousand Pieces of Gold is a 1990 romance film directed by Nancy Kelly.

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South of Heaven, West of Hell is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
South of Heaven, West of Hell 2000 In 1900s Arizona, a US Marshal tracks a destructive clan of outlaws. South of Heaven, West of Hell is a 2000 film directed by Dwight Yoakam.

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The Legend of God's Gun is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best Western Movies Streaming on Hulu
The Legend of God's Gun 2008 In this psychedelic western, a gun-slinging preacher, a gang of venom-drinking bandits, and a bounty hunter all meet in the circle of death for a confrontation of Biblical proportions. The Legend Of God’s Gun is a 2007 American independently produced film celebrating the tradition of western films and the spirit of Rock and Roll. The film is actually based on the psychedelic ...more