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Robert Mitchum Western Roles

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

Over the years Robert Mitchum 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 has a variety of Robert Mitchum movies, like El Dorado, Dead Man, and many more. If you enjoyed this list, head on over and check out this list of Eli Wallach Western roles as well.

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  • 5 Card Stud

    5 Card Stud

    Dean Martin, Robert Mitchum


    Directed byHenry Hathaway

    5 Card Stud is a 1968 Western directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Dean Martin and Robert... more on Wikipedia
  • Bandido


    Robert Mitchum, Gilbert Roland


    Directed byRichard Fleischer

    Bandido is a 1956 Western movie starring Robert Mitchum. The supporting cast includes Ursula... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Beyond the Last Frontier

    Beyond the Last Frontier

    Robert Mitchum, Smiley Burnette


    Directed byHoward Bretherton

    Beyond the Last Frontier is a 1943 American film about an undercover Texas Ranger, Johnny... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Blood on the Moon

    Blood on the Moon

    Robert Mitchum, Barbara Bel Geddes


    Directed byRobert Wise

    Blood on the Moon is a 1948 RKO black-and-white "psychological" western directed by Robert... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Border Patrol

    Border Patrol

    Robert Mitchum, George Reeves


    Directed byLesley Selander

    Border Patrol is a 1943 Western film starring William Boyd as Hopalong Cassidy. Released on... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Dead Man

    Dead Man

    Johnny Depp, Steve Buscemi


    Directed byJim Jarmusch

    This film is a 1995 American Western film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. It stars... more on Wikipedia

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  • El Dorado

    El Dorado

    John Wayne, James Caan


    Directed byHoward Hawks

    El Dorado is a 1966 American Western film produced and directed by Howard Hawks and starring... more on Wikipedia

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  • Man with the Gun

    Man with the Gun

    Robert Mitchum, Jan Sterling


    Directed byRichard Wilson

    Man with the Gun is a 1955 Western film starring Robert Mitchum. The film was released in the... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Nevada


    Robert Mitchum, Anne Jeffreys


    Directed byEdward Killy

    Nevada is a 1944 western movie based on a Zane Grey novel and starring a 27-year-old Robert... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Pursued


    Robert Mitchum, Teresa Wright


    Directed byRaoul Walsh

    Pursued is a 1947 film that combines western film noir and psychological melodrama. The... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Rachel and the Stranger

    Rachel and the Stranger

    Robert Mitchum, William Holden


    Directed byNorman Foster

    Rachel and the Stranger is a black-and-white 1948 western film starring Loretta Young, William... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • River of No Return

    River of No Return

    Marilyn Monroe, Robert Mitchum


    Directed byJean Negulesco, Otto Preminger

    River of No Return is a 1954 American Western film directed by Otto Preminger and starring... more on Wikipedia
  • The Good Guys and the Bad Guys

    The Good Guys and the Bad Guys

    Robert Mitchum, Tina Louise


    Directed byBurt Kennedy

    The Good Guys and the Bad Guys is a 1969 American film directed by Burt Kennedy. It stars... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • The Lone Star Trail

    The Lone Star Trail

    Robert Mitchum, Johnny Mack Brown


    Directed byRay Taylor

    The Lone Star Trail is a 1943 Western film directed by Ray Taylor and starring Johnny Mack... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • The Lusty Men

    The Lusty Men

    Robert Mitchum, Susan Hayward


    Directed byRobert Parrish, Nicholas Ray

    The Lusty Men is a 1952 western film made by Wald-Krasna productions and RKO Radio Pictures.... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • The Red Pony

    The Red Pony

    Robert Mitchum, Myrna Loy


    Directed byLewis Milestone

    The Red Pony is a 1949 Western drama film based on one of John Steinbeck's short stories... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • The Sundowners

    The Sundowners

    Robert Mitchum, Deborah Kerr


    Directed byFred Zinnemann

    The Sundowners is a 1960 film that tells the story of an Australian outback family torn... more on Wikipedia
  • The Way West

    The Way West

    Sally Field, Kirk Douglas


    Directed byAndrew V. McLaglen

    The Way West is a 1967 American epic western film based on the Pulitzer Prize winning novel by... more on Wikipedia

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  • The Wonderful Country

    The Wonderful Country

    Robert Mitchum, Julie London


    Directed byRobert Parrish

    The Wonderful Country is a 1959 Technicolor Western film based on Tom Lea's novel of the same... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • The Wrath of God

    The Wrath of God

    Rita Hayworth, Robert Mitchum


    Directed byRalph Nelson

    The Wrath of God is an offbeat Western genre film released in 1972 and filmed in Mexico. It... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Track of the Cat

    Track of the Cat

    Robert Mitchum, Teresa Wright


    Directed byWilliam A. Wellman

    Track of the Cat is a 1954 film directed by William A. Wellman and starring Robert Mitchum and... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • Villa Rides

    Villa Rides

    Robert Mitchum, Charles Bronson


    Directed byBuzz Kulik

    Villa Rides is a 1968 film starring Yul Brynner in toupee in the title role and Robert Mitchum... more on WikipediaAmazon_watch buy button
  • West of the Pecos

    West of the Pecos

    Robert Mitchum, Barbara Hale


    Directed byEdward Killy

    West of the Pecos is a 1945 western film directed by Edward Killy.Amazon_watch buy button
  • Young Billy Young

    Young Billy Young

    Robert Mitchum, Angie Dickinson


    Directed byBurt Kennedy

    Young Billy Young is a 1969 western movie starring Robert Mitchum and featuring Angie... more on Wikipedia