Top 100 Western Movies - Rotten Tomatoes

Top 100 Western Movies

Best of Rotten Tomatoes

Best of Rotten Tomatoes

Movies with 40 or more critic reviews vie for their place in history at Rotten Tomatoes. Eligible movies are ranked based on their Adjusted Scores.

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Sorted by Adjusted Score
Rank Tomatometer Title
1.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
2.  97% High Noon (1952)
3.  97% The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
4.  100% Stagecoach (1939)
5.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
6.  96% Unforgiven (1992)
7.  95% True Grit (2010)
8.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
9.  96% The Searchers (1956)
10.  95% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
11.  98% Deadwood: The Movie (2019)
12.  89% The Ballad of Buster Scruggs (2018)
13.  93% Giant (1956)
14.  94% The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
15.  97% Sweetgrass (2009)
16.  87% Django Unchained (2012)
17.  90% The Wild Bunch (1969)
18.  93% Johnny Guitar (1954)
19.  89% 3:10 to Yuma (2007)
20.  94% Lone Star (1996)
21.  89% True Grit (1969)
22.  88% Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
23.  88% Blazing Saddles (1974)
24.  89% The Magnificent Seven (1960)
25.  91% Bone Tomahawk (2015)
26.  90% The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
27.  90% City Slickers (1991)
28.  88% Westworld (1973)
29.  84% McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
30.  85% The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2006)
31.  86% Meek's Cutoff (2011)
32.  88% Prospect (2018)
33.  85% The Proposition (2005)
34.  83% Dances With Wolves (1990)
35.  82% Near Dark (1987)
36.  74% The Hateful Eight (2015)
37.  80% The Homesman (2014)
38.  79% Open Range (2003)
39.  79% Shanghai Noon (2000)
40.  82% The Good, the Bad, the Weird (Joheun-nom, Nabbeun-nom, Isanghan-nom) (2010)
41.  76% Appaloosa (2008)
42.  76% The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
43.  79% Red Hill (2010)
44.  76% The Ballad of Little Jo (1993)
45.  70% Hostiles (2018)
46.  77% In a Valley of Violence (2016)
47.  74% Tombstone (1993)
48.  75% Blackthorn (2011)
49.  74% The Horse Whisperer (1998)
50.  74% The Keeping Room (2015)
51.  75% Fah talai jone (Tears of the Black Tiger) (2007)
52.  64% The Magnificent Seven (2016)
53.  73% The Salvation (2015)
54.  71% Dead Man (1995)
55.  66% The Rover (2014)
56.  66% Maverick (1994)
57.  62% The Claim (2000)
58.  58% The Missing (2003)
59.  59% Heaven's Gate (1980)
60.  58% Legends of the Fall (1994)
61.  59% The Quick and the Dead (1995)
62.  55% The Killer Inside Me (2010)
63.  56% Sukiyaki Western Django (2008)
64.  55% Seraphim Falls (2007)
65.  55% Ned Kelly (2003)
66.  52% Down in the Valley (2006)
67.  44% Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
68.  50% The Pale Door (2020)
69.  46% Three Amigos! (1986)
70.  43% Brimstone (2017)
71.  42% Jane Got a Gun (2016)
72.  43% The Kid (2019)
73.  42% Forsaken (2016)
74.  33% A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
75.  30% The Lone Ranger (2013)
76.  29% The Alamo (2004)
77.  31% The Warrior's Way (2010)
78.  16% The Dark Tower (2017)
79.  17% Wild Wild West (1999)
80.  15% Priest (2011)
81.  16% September Dawn (2007)
82.  14% American Outlaws (2001)
83.  12% Jonah Hex (2010)
84.  2% Texas Rangers (2001)