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Kirk Douglas Western Roles

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List of Western movies/films with performances by Kirk Douglas, listed alphabetically with movie trailers when available. These Kirk Douglas Western roles include starring, supporting and cameo appearances. You can sort these Kirk Douglas Western movies for additional information as well, such as who directed the films and when they were released. Over the years Kirk Douglas 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 is made up of a variety of movies, including The Way West and The Last Sunset.

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

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  • A Gunfight

    Johnny Cash, Kirk Douglas
    A Gunfight is a Western movie from 1971 directed by Lamont Johnson, starring Kirk Douglas and...  more
  • Along the Great Divide

    Kirk Douglas, Walter Brennan
    Along the Great Divide is a 1951 American western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring...  more
  • Draw!

    Kirk Douglas, James Coburn
    Draw! is a 1984 American/Canadian comedy-western film by Steven Hilliard Stern...  more
  • Gunfight at the O.K. Corral

    Kirk Douglas, Dennis Hopper
    Gunfight at the O.K. Corral is a 1957 American film starring Burt Lancaster as Wyatt Earp and...  more

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    #17 of 63 The Best Western Movies of the 1950s#22 of 78 The Best Burt Lancaster Movies

  • Last Train from Gun Hill

    Kirk Douglas, Anthony Quinn
    Last Train from Gun Hill is a 1959 Western by action director John Sturges. It stars Kirk...  more
  • Lonely Are the Brave

    Kirk Douglas, George Kennedy
    Lonely Are the Brave is a 1962 film adaptation of the Edward Abbey novel The Brave Cowboy. The...  more

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    #165 of 401 The Best Western Movies Ever Made#40 of 46 The Greatest Western Movies of the 1960s

  • Man Without a Star

    Kirk Douglas, Jeanne Crain
    Man Without a Star is a 1955 western film starring Kirk Douglas as a wanderer who gets dragged...  more
  • Posse

    Kirk Douglas, Bruce Dern
    Posse is a 1975 American Western film, produced by, directed by and starring Kirk Douglas. The...  more
  • The Big Sky

    Kirk Douglas, Jim Davis
    The Big Sky is a 1952 American Western film directed by Howard Hawks, based on the novel of...  more
  • The Indian Fighter

    Kirk Douglas, Walter Matthau
    The Indian Fighter is a 1956 American Western film directed by Andre De Toth and based upon an...  more
  • The Last Sunset

    Kirk Douglas, Rock Hudson
    The Last Sunset is a 1961 western movie starring Rock Hudson, Kirk Douglas, and Dorothy...  more
  • The Man from Snowy River

    Kirk Douglas, Jack Thompson
    The Man from Snowy River is a 1982 Australian drama film based on the Banjo Paterson poem The...  more

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  • The Villain

    Arnold Schwarzenegger, Ann-Margret
    The Villain is a 1979 American film. A parody blend of western films and Warner Bros.' Wile E....  more
  • The War Wagon

    Sean Connery, John Wayne
    This film is a 1967 Western film starring John Wayne and Kirk Douglas, released by Universal...  more

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  • The Way West

    Sally Field, Kirk Douglas
    The Way West is a 1967 American epic western film based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by...  more
  • There Was a Crooked Man...

    Kirk Douglas, Henry Fonda
    This film is a 1970 western starring Kirk Douglas and Henry Fonda and directed by Joseph L....  more
  • Two-Fisted Tales

    Brad Pitt, Kirk Douglas
    Two-Fisted Tales is a 1992 horror thriller drama television movie written by Frank Darabont,...  more