Westerns Karl Malden Western Roles

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

A factual list, featuring movies like How the West Was Won and One-Eyed Jacks.

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Blue is an American western film in Panavision anamorphic, released by Paramount Pictures on May 10, 1968. Directed by Silvio Narizzano, it stars Terence Stamp, Joanna Pettet, Karl Malden, Ricardo Montalban and Stathis Giallelis. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Terence Stamp, Ricardo Montalbán, Karl Malden, Peggy Lipton, Sally Kirkland, + more

Initial Release: 1968

Directed by: Yakima Canutt, Silvio Narizzano

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Cheyenne Autumn is a 1964 Western movie starring Richard Widmark, Carroll Baker, James Stewart, and Edward G. Robinson. Regarded as an epic film, it tells the story of a factual event, the Northern Cheyenne Exodus of 1878-9, although it is told in 'Hollywood style' using a great deal of artistic license. The film was the last Western directed by John Ford, who proclaimed it an elegy for the Native Americans who had been abused by the U.S. government and misinterpreted by many of the director's own films. With a budget of more than $4,000,000, the film was relatively unsuccessful at the box office and failed to earn a profit for its distributor, Warner Bros. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: James Stewart, Edward G. Robinson, Ricardo Montalbán, Richard Widmark, Karl Malden, + more

Initial Release: 1964

Directed by: John Ford

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#40 on The Best Native American Movies

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How the West Was Won is a 1962 western film written by James R. Webb and John Gay and directed by John Ford, Henry Hathaway, George Marshall and Richard Thorpe. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: John Wayne, James Stewart, Debbie Reynolds, Henry Fonda, Gregory Peck, + more

Initial Release: 1962

Directed by: Henry Hathaway, George Marshall, John Ford, Richard Thorpe

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#29 on The Best Western Movies Ever Made

#73 on The Best Movies of the '60s

#14 on The Greatest Western Movies of the 1960s

#29 on The Most Patriotic Movies of All Time

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Nevada Smith is a 1966 American Western film in Eastmancolor and Panavision directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Steve McQueen, made by Embassy Pictures and Solar Productions in association with and released by Paramount Pictures. The movie was a prequel to the novel by Harold Robbins entitled The Carpetbaggers, which had been made into a highly successful film two years earlier with Alan Ladd playing McQueen's part as an older man. The supporting cast of Nevada Smith features Karl Malden, Brian Keith, Martin Landau, Arthur Kennedy, Suzanne Pleshette, Pat Hingle, and Paul Fix. ...more on Wikipedia

Actors: Steve McQueen, Loni Anderson, Suzanne Pleshette, Martin Landau, Karl Malden, + more

Initial Release: 1966

Directed by: Henry Hathaway

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#95 on The Best Movies of the '60s

#33 on The Greatest Western Movies of the 1960s

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