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James Stewart Western Roles

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

Over the years, James Stewart has become known for playing characters in Western movies, so this list is the perfect resource for finding some you haven't already seen.  Famous James Stewart movies such as How the West Was Won and The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance are included in this list. If you are a fan of James Stewart films, then you'll also love this list of Steve McQueen Western roles.

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  • Bandolero!


    Raquel Welch, James Stewart


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    Bandolero! is a 1968 western directed by Andrew V. McLaglen starring James Stewart, Dean...  more
  • Bend of the River

    Bend of the River

    James Stewart, Rock Hudson


    Directed byAnthony Mann

    Bend of the River is a 1952 American Western film directed by Anthony Mann and starring James...  more
  • Broken Arrow

    Broken Arrow

    James Stewart, Debra Paget


    Directed byDelmer Daves

    Broken Arrow is a western Technicolor film released in 1950. It was directed by Delmer Daves...  more

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  • Cheyenne Autumn

    Cheyenne Autumn

    James Stewart, Edward G. Robinson


    Directed byJohn Ford

    Cheyenne Autumn is a 1964 Western movie starring Richard Widmark, Carroll Baker, James...  more
  • Destry Rides Again

    Destry Rides Again

    James Stewart, Marlene Dietrich


    Directed byGeorge Marshall

    Destry Rides Again is a 1939 western starring Marlene Dietrich and James Stewart, and directed...  more
  • Firecreek


    James Stewart, Henry Fonda


    Directed byVincent McEveety

    Firecreek is a 1968 western movie directed by Vincent McEveety and starring James Stewart and...  more
  • Fools' Parade

    Fools' Parade

    Kurt Russell, James Stewart


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    Fools' Parade is a 1971 crime drama film directed by Andrew McLaglen, and stars James Stewart,...  more
  • How the West Was Won

    How the West Was Won

    John Wayne, James Stewart


    Directed byHenry Hathaway, George Marshall, John Ford, Richard Thorpe

    How the West Was Won is a 1962 western film written by James R. Webb and John Gay and directed...  more

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  • Night Passage

    Night Passage

    James Stewart, Audie Murphy


    Directed byJames Neilson

    Night Passage is a 1957 Western film starring James Stewart and Audie Murphy....  more
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  • Rose-Marie


    James Stewart, David Niven


    Directed byW. S. Van Dyke

    Rose-Marie is a 1936 film directed by Woody Van Dyke....  more
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  • Shenandoah


    James Stewart, Katharine Ross


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    Shenandoah is a 1965 American film starring James Stewart, Doug McClure, Glenn Corbett,...  more

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  • The Cheyenne Social Club

    The Cheyenne Social Club

    James Stewart, Henry Fonda


    Directed byGene Kelly

    The Cheyenne Social Club is a 1970 Western comedy, written by James Lee Barrett, directed and...  more

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  • The Far Country

    The Far Country

    James Stewart, Walter Brennan


    Directed byAnthony Mann

    The Far Country is a 1954 American Western Technicolor romance film directed by Anthony Mann...  more
  • The Man from Laramie

    The Man from Laramie

    James Stewart, Jack Elam


    Directed byAnthony Mann

    The Man from Laramie is a 1955 American Western film directed by Anthony Mann and starring...  more
  • The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance

    John Wayne, James Stewart


    Directed byJohn Ford

    The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance is a 1962 American Western film directed by John Ford...  more

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  • The Naked Spur

    The Naked Spur

    James Stewart, Janet Leigh


    Directed byAnthony Mann

    The Naked Spur is a 1953 Technicolor American western film directed by Anthony Mann and...  more
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  • The Rare Breed

    The Rare Breed

    James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    The Rare Breed is a 1966 American western film starring James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian...  more
  • The Shootist

    The Shootist

    John Wayne, Lauren Bacall


    Directed byDon Siegel

    The Shootist is a 1976 Western film directed by Don Siegel and starring John Wayne in his...  more

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  • Two Rode Together

    Two Rode Together

    James Stewart, Shirley Jones


    Directed byJohn Ford

    Two Rode Together is a western film directed by John Ford, and starring James Stewart, Richard...  more
  • Winchester '73

    Winchester '73

    James Stewart, Rock Hudson


    Directed byAnthony Mann

    Winchester '73 is a 1950 American Western film directed by Anthony Mann and starring James...  more

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