Charlton Heston Western Roles

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This is a list of Western movies/films with performances by Charlton Heston, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These Charlton Heston Western roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these Charlton Heston Western movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released.

Over the years, Charlton Heston has become known for playing characters in Western movies, so this list is the perfect resource for finding some you haven't already seen. This list has all of the best Charlton Heston movies, including everything from Tombstone to Major Dundee. If you are a fan of Charlton Heston Westerns, you'll also enjoy this list of Gregory Peck Western roles.

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Arrowhead is a 1953 western film directed by Charles Marquis Warren and starring Charlton Heston and Jack Palance. The film is based on the novel Adobe Walls by W.R.Burnett. The screenplay was also by Charles Marquis Warren. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Charlton Heston, Jack Palance, Brian Keith, Katy Jurado, Milburn Stone, + more

Released: 1953

Directed by: Charles Marquis Warren

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Lucy Gallant is a 1955 drama film directed by Robert Parrish. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Charlton Heston, Jane Wyman, Thelma Ritter, Claire Trevor, William Demarest, + more

Released: 1955

Directed by: Robert Parrish

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Major Dundee is a 1965 Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, Jim Hutton, and James Coburn. Written by Harry Julian Fink, the film is about a Union cavalry officer who leads a contentious Army regulars, Confederate prisoners, and scouts on an expedition into Mexico to destroy a band of Apaches who have been raiding United States bases in Texas. Major Dundee was filmed in various locations in Mexico. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, James Coburn, Senta Berger, Ben Johnson, + more

Released: 1965

Directed by: Sam Peckinpah

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Pony Express is a 1953 American western film directed by Jerry Hopper and starring Charlton Heston as Buffalo Bill, Forrest Tucker as Wild Bill Hickok, Jan Sterling as a Calamity Jane type character and Rhonda Fleming that was filmed in Kanab, Utah. The story is largely based on the 1925 silent film The Pony Express and tells a highly fictionalized account of the formation of the Pony Express rapid transcontinental mail delivery pioneers in 1860’s United States. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Charlton Heston, Rhonda Fleming, Forrest Tucker, Jan Sterling, Mark Roberts, + more

Released: 1953

Directed by: Jerry Hopper