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Clark Gable Western Roles

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List of Western movies/films with performances by Clark Gable, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These Clark Gable Western roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these Clark Gable Western movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years Clark Gable 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 a variety of movies in it, from The Misfits to Lone Star.

This list answers the questions, "What Western movies has Clark Gable been in?" and "What are the best Clark Gable Western roles?"

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  • Across the Wide Missouri

    Clark Gable, Ricardo Montalbán


    Directed byWilliam A. Wellman

    Across the Wide Missouri is a 1951 American Technicolor film based on historian Bernard DeVoto's book, Across the Wide Missouri. The film dramatizes an account of several fur traders and their...  more
  • Honky Tonk

    Clark Gable, Lana Turner


    Directed byJack Conway

    Honky Tonk is a 1941 black-and-white western film starring Clark Gable and Lana Turner....  more
  • Legend of the Lost

    Sophia Loren, John Wayne


    Directed byHenry Hathaway

    Legend of the Lost is a 1957 Italian-American adventure film produced and directed by Henry Hathaway, shot in Technirama by Jack Cardiff, and starring John Wayne, Sophia Loren, and Rossano Brazzi....  more
  • Lone Star

    Clark Gable, Ava Gardner


    Directed byVincent Sherman

    Lone Star is a 1952 Western film starring Clark Gable, Ava Gardner, Broderick Crawford, Ed Begley, and Lionel Barrymore as President Andrew Jackson. The film also marks the first screen appearance by...  more
  • The King and Four Queens

    Clark Gable, Eleanor Parker


    Directed byRaoul Walsh

    The King and Four Queens is a 1956 American Western adventure comedy/mystery film starring Clark Gable and Eleanor Parker. Directed by Raoul Walsh, the film is based on a story written by Margaret...  more
  • The Misfits

    Marilyn Monroe, Clark Gable


    Directed byJohn Huston

    The Misfits is a 1961 American drama film with a screenplay by Arthur Miller which was directed by John Huston. It stars Clark Gable, Marilyn Monroe, Montgomery Clift, Thelma Ritter, Eli Wallach and...  more

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  • The Painted Desert

    Clark Gable, William Boyd


    Directed byHoward Higgin

    The Painted Desert is a film released by RKO Radio Pictures, produced by E. B. Derr, it was directed by Howard Higgin, who also co-wrote the screenplay with Tom Buckingham. It starred low-budget...  more
  • The Tall Men

    Clark Gable, Jane Russell


    Directed byRaoul Walsh

    The Tall Men is a 1955 American western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Clark Gable, Jane Russell, and Robert Ryan. The 20th Century Fox film was produced by William A. Bacher and William...  more