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List of Western movies/films with performances by Jack Elam, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These Jack Elam Western roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these Jack Elam Western movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years Jack Elam has become known for playing characters in Western movies, so this list is the perfect resource for finding some you haven't already seen.

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Big Bad John


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Big Bad John is a 1990 film directed by Burt Kennedy. It stars Ned Beatty and Jimmy Dean, the latter of whom wrote and performed the song the film is based upon. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Ned Beatty, Jimmy Dean, Jack Elam, John Ireland, Doug English, + more

Initial Release: 1990

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

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Bonanza: The Return


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Bonanza: The Return is a 1993 TV-movie sequel to both the 1959-1973 television series Bonanza and the 1988 made-for-television film Bonanza: The Next Generation . The movie was directed by Jerry Jameson and featured noted character actors Ben Johnson, Jack Elam, Dean Stockwell, Linda Gray, and Richard Roundtree. None of the characters from the original series appears since the entire cast, with the exception of Pernell Roberts, was dead. Michael Landon, Jr. and Dirk Blocker, sons of the original series' stars, do appear. This film was followed two years later with the TV-movie Bonanza: Under Attack. The setting is The Ponderosa in the year 1905. Augustus Brandenburg, a land baron, attempts ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Linda Gray, Dean Stockwell, Jack Elam, Ben Johnson, Richard Roundtree, + more

Initial Release: 1993

Directed by: Jerry Jameson


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Bonanza: Under Attack is a 1995 TV-movie sequel to the 1959-1973 television series Bonanza and television films Bonanza: The Next Generation and Bonanza: The Return. The movie was directed by Mark Tinker and features noted character actors Ben Johnson, Jack Elam, Dennis Farina, and Richard Roundtree, as well as Leonard Nimoy. None of the characters from the original series appears since the entire cast, with the exception of Pernell Roberts, was dead. The cast does include Michael Landon, Jr. and Dirk Blocker, sons of the actors who originally starred as Little Joe and Hoss Cartwright. Nimoy and Farina portray real-life figures, outlaw Frank James and Pinkertons detective Charlie Siringo. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Leonard Nimoy, Jack Elam, Ben Johnson, Richard Roundtree, Dennis Farina, + more

Initial Release: 1995

Directed by: Mark Tinker

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Cattle Queen of Montana is a 1954 American Western film directed by Allan Dwan and starring Barbara Stanwyck and Ronald Reagan. The supporting cast includes Jack Elam, Chubby Johnson, and Morris Ankrum. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Ronald Reagan, Barbara Stanwyck, Jack Elam, Burt Mustin, Gene Evans, + more

Initial Release: 1954

Directed by: Allan Dwan

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