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The Best Randolph Scott Movies

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List of the best Randolph Scott movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Randolph Scott's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Randolph Scott movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Randolph Scott movies will be at the top of the list. Randolph Scott has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Randolph Scott movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Randolph Scott films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Randolph Scott role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Randolph Scott performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

List films range from Hot Saturday to The Walking Hills.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Randolph Scott movies?" and "What are the greatest Randolph Scott roles of all time?"
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  • Bounty hunter Ben Brigade (Randolph Scott) is on his way to California with his prisoner, Billy John (James Best), who is unaware that Brigade is really after his brother, Frank (Lee Van Cleef). The ...more
  • The luck of Pat Brennan (Randolph Scott) is about to go from bad to worse; after gambling his horse away, he gets a ride from Willard (John Hubbard) and Doretta Mims (Maureen O'Sullivan). Soon, their ...more
  • Seven Men from Now is a 1956 Western film directed by Budd Boetticher and starring Randolph Scott, Gail Russell, and Lee Marvin. The film was written by Burt Kennedy and produced by John Wayne's ...more
  • When solitary cowboy Jefferson Cody (Randolph Scott) hears tales of a white woman living as a captive of the Comanche tribe, he rides deep into the tribe's territory to exchange goods for her ...more
  • Reduced to transporting gold from a distant mine to a small-town bank, retired lawman Steve Judd (Joel McCrea) recruits friend Gil Westrum (Randolph Scott), who has been performing in a traveling ...more
  • Major Matt Stewart (Randolph Scott) leads a troop of Confederate soldiers on a raid, targeting a wagon that is transporting Union gold. All of the Union soldiers are killed except for one, who ...more
  • After being abducted by Magua (Bruce Cabot), the Native American scout sent to escort them to Fort William Henry, sisters Cora (Heather Angel) and Alice Munro (Binnie Barnes) are rescued by two ...more
  • Hell-bent on revenge, flinty gunslinger Bart Allison (Randolph Scott) rides into a sleepy Western town with one goal in mind: to kill local roughneck Tate Kimbrough (John Carroll), who kidnapped his ...more
  • The Cariboo Trail is a 1950 film directed by Edwin L. Marin. It stars Randolph Scott and George 'Gabby' Hayes.
  • Coroner Creek is an American 1948 Cinecolor western film directed by Ray Enright and starring Randolph Scott and Marguerite Chapman. It was based on the novel of the same name by Luke Short.
  • A few years ago, Larry Madden (Randolph Scott) left his fiancée, Corinna (Dorothy Malone), after a run-in with her father, the wealthy land owner Tucker Ordway (Robert Barrat). After saving a man ...more
  • Engineer Edward Creighton (Dean Jagger) is part of a vast enterprise: stringing a telegraph line across America. When he has an accident in the field, Creighton is saved by bank robber Vance Shaw ...more
  • The Stranger Wore a Gun is a 1953 film directed by Randolph Scott and Claire Trevor.
  • In Abilene, Kan., Marshal Dan Mitchell (Randolph Scott) contends with unruly cattlemen and a group of determined homesteaders intending to settle on government land bordering the town. Hoping to rid ...more
  • After one too many successful stick-ups of the Carson City stagecoach by the Champagne Bandits, the local banker decides to build a railroad track through town. To do so, he'll need to employ the ...more
  • After Jesse and Frank James rob a bank in a northern Texas country, Sheriff Mark Rowley (Randolph Scott) and his deputy brother Johnny (James Warren) pursue them into the "Badlands" territory, an ...more
  • Jesse James and his brother Frank swear revenge on the St. Louis Midland Railroad after a company representative kills their mother. The boys begin robbing rail passengers and soon expand their ...more
  • Journeying from Mexico back home to West Texas, mercenary Tom Buchanan (Randolph Scott) takes a break for the night in the border town of Agry. He soon discovers that almost every resident -- from ...more
  • After his wife, Ellen (Irene Dunne), disappears at sea, Nick Arden (Cary Grant) waits seven long years before finally marrying the lovely Bianca (Gail Patrick). As luck would have it, Ellen suddenly ...more
  • In the Rocky Mountains, surveyor Tom Andrews (Randolph Scott) tries desperately to find the best route for the Canadian Pacific Railway, with the help of demolitions expert Dynamite Dawson (J. Carrol ...more
  • Albuquerque is a 1948 American Western directed by Ray Enright and starring Randolph Scott, Barbara Britton, George "Gabby" Hayes, and Lon Chaney, Jr.. Based on the novel Dead Freight for Piute by ...more
  • Near the end of the Civil War, Julia Hayne (Miriam Hopkins) travels to Libby Prison to convince Cmdr. Vance Irby (Randolph Scott) to help transport gold from Virginia City to the South. Union ...more
  • Legendary lawman Bat Masterson (Randolph Scott) is called to rural Kansas to defend farmers from ruthless cattlemen. Joining Masterson in his efforts to clean up a lawless town are a couple of ...more
  • Man in the Saddle is a 1951 film directed by André De Toth.
  • Larry Delong (Randolph Scott) loses his sister and her son when they're gunned down by the notorious Dan Marady (James Millican) and his band of outlaws during a holdup. Delong takes a job as a ...more