Genre: Western ( 270 )

Hell on Wheels (2011)

Drama, Western

Cullen Bohannon, a former soldier and slaveholder, follows the track of a band of Union soldiers, the killers of his wife. This brings him to the middle of one of the biggest projects in US history, the building of the transcontinental railroad. After the war years in the 1860s, this undertaking connected the prospering east with the still wild west.
Director: David Von Ancken, Adam Davidson, Rod Lurie, John Shiban, ...
Stars: Anson Mount, Colm Meaney, Phil Burke, Common, ...

Maverick (1957)

Comedy, Western

Bret and Bart Maverick (and in later seasons, their English cousin, Beau) are well dressed gamblers who migrate from town to town always looking for a good game. Poker (5 card draw) is their favorite but they've been known to play such odd card games as Three-toed Sloth on occasion. The show would occasionally feature both or all three Mavericks, but usually would rotate the central character from week to week.
Director: Leslie H. Martinson, Douglas Heyes, Richard L. Bare, Arthur Lubin, ...
Stars: Jack Kelly, James Garner, Roger Moore, Lane Chandler, ...

Gunsmoke (1955)

Western

Marshal Matt Dillon keeps the peace in the rough and tumble Dodge City.
Director: Andrew V. McLaglen, Harry Harris, Ted Post, Bernard McEveety, ...
Stars: James Arness, Milburn Stone, Amanda Blake, Ken Curtis, ...

Bonanza (1959)

Western

The adventures of Ben Cartwright and his sons as they run and defend their ranch while helping the surrounding community.
Director: William F. Claxton, Lewis Allen, Leon Benson, Don McDougall, ...
Stars: Lorne Greene, Michael Landon, Dan Blocker, Pernell Roberts, ...

Dr. Quinn, Medicine Woman (1993)

Drama, Family, Western

The trials and adventures of a female doctor in a small wild west town.
Director: Chuck Bowman, James Keach, Jerry London, Gwen Arner, ...
Stars: Jane Seymour, Joe Lando, Chad Allen, Shawn Toovey, ...

Alias Smith and Jones (1971)

Comedy, Western

Hannibal Heyes and Kid Curry, two of the most wanted outlaws in the history of the West, are popular "with everyone except the railroads and the banks", since "in all the trains and banks they robbed, they never shot anyone". They are offered an amnesty on condition that they stay out of trouble for a year and that they don't tell anyone about it. With a view to keeping their noses clean they adopt the identities of Smith and Jones and use all of their ingenuity keeping out of the way of the law.
Director: Jeffrey Hayden, Alexander Singer, Jack Arnold, Barry Shear, ...
Stars: Ben Murphy, Roger Davis, Pete Duel, Dennis Fimple, ...

The Rifleman (1958)

Family, Western

The adventures of a Wild West rancher who wields a customized rapid fire Winchester rifle.
Director: Joseph H. Lewis, Arnold Laven, Arthur H. Nadel, Gene Nelson, ...
Stars: Chuck Connors, Johnny Crawford, Paul Fix, Joe Benson, ...

The Big Valley (1965)

Western

The Wild West adventures of the residents and staff of Barkley Ranch in California's San Joaquin Valley.
Director: Virgil W. Vogel, Bernard McEveety, Paul Henreid, Arnold Laven, ...
Stars: Richard Long, Peter Breck, Lee Majors, Linda Evans, ...

The Virginian (1962)

Western

The Shiloh Ranch in Wyoming Territory of the 1890s is owned in sequence by Judge Garth, the Grainger brothers, and Col. MacKenzie. It is the setting for a variety of stories, many more based on character and relationships than the usual western.
Director: Don McDougall, Abner Biberman, Anton Leader, William Witney, ...
Stars: James Drury, Doug McClure, Lee J. Cobb, Sara Lane, ...

Rawhide (1959)

Western

Gil Favor is trail boss of a continuous cattle drive; he is assisted by Rowdy Yates. The crew runs into characters and adventures along the way.
Director: Thomas Carr, Ted Post, Christian Nyby, Harmon Jones, ...
Stars: Clint Eastwood, Paul Brinegar, Steve Raines, Eric Fleming, ...

Killer Women (2014)

Drama, Western

Centers on Molly Parker, one of only two women in the notoriously male Texas Rangers, a ballsy, beautiful badass who knows how to get to the truth and isn't afraid to ruffle a few feathers on her way there.
Director: Colin Bucksey, David Grossman, Marc Roskin, Martha Coolidge, ...
Stars: Tricia Helfer, Marc Blucas, Michael Trucco, Alex Fernandez, ...

Cheyenne (1955)

Western

After the Civil war adventurer Cheyenne Bodie roamed the west looking for fights, women and bad guys to beat up. His job changed from episode to episode.
Director: Richard L. Bare, Leslie H. Martinson, Lee Sholem, Robert Sparr, ...
Stars: Clint Walker, Clyde Howdy, Chuck Hicks, Lane Chandler, ...

Kung Fu (1972)

Adventure, Drama, Western

The adventures of a Shaolin Monk as he wanders the American West armed only with his skill in Kung Fu.
Director: Richard Lang, Jerry Thorpe, Marc Daniels, Harry Harris, ...
Stars: David Carradine, Keye Luke, Radames Pera, Philip Ahn, ...

Daniel Boone (1964)

Adventure, History, Western

Frontier hero Daniel Boone conducts surveys and expeditions around Boonesborough, running into both friendly and hostile Indians, just before and during the Revolutionary War.
Director: William Wiard, Nathan Juran, George Sherman, George Marshall, ...
Stars: Fess Parker, Patricia Blair, Darby Hinton, Dal McKennon, ...

Wagon Train (1957)

Western

Stories of the journeys of a wagon train as it leaves post-Civil War Missouri on its way to California through the plains, deserts and Rocky Mountains. The first treks were led by gruff, but good-at-heart Major Seth Adams, backed up by his competent frontier scout, Flint McCullough. After Adams and McCullough, the wagon train was led by the avuncular Christopher Hale along with new scouts Duke Shannon and Cooper Smith. Many stories featured the trustworthy assistant wagonmaster Bill Hawks, grizzled old cook Charlie Wooster and a young orphan, Barnaby West.
Director: Virgil W. Vogel, Joseph Pevney, Jerry Hopper, Allen H. Miner, ...
Stars: Frank McGrath, Terry Wilson, Robert Horton, John McIntire, ...

The Lone Ranger (1949)

Western

The adventures of the masked hero and his Native American partner.
Director: Hollingsworth Morse, George B. Seitz Jr., Oscar Rudolph, Earl Bellamy, ...
Stars: Jay Silverheels, Clayton Moore, John Hart, Lane Bradford, ...

F Troop (1965)

Comedy, War, Western

The misadventures of the staff and neighbors of a remote US Army outpost in the Wild West.
Director: Charles R. Rondeau, Seymour Robbie, David Alexander, Phil Rawlins, ...
Stars: Forrest Tucker, Larry Storch, Ken Berry, Melody Patterson, ...

The Wild Wild West (1965)

Western

Two Secret Services agents, equipped with a wide array of gizmos, work for the government in the Old West.
Director: Irving J. Moore, Alan Crosland Jr., Marvin J. Chomsky, Robert Sparr, ...
Stars: Robert Conrad, Ross Martin, Whitey Hughes, Dick Cangey, ...

Quick Draw (2013)

Comedy, Western

Sheriff John Henry Hoyle and his reluctant Deputy Eli introduce the emerging science of forensics to an 1875 Kansas town.
Director: Nancy Hower
Stars: John Lehr, Nick Brown, Allison Dunbar, Alexia Dox, ...

The High Chaparral (1967)

Western

The Cannon family runs the High Chaparral Ranch in the Arizona Territory in 1870s. Big John wants to establish his cattle empire despite Indian hostility. He's aided by brother Buck and son Billy Blue. When Blue's mother was killed (in the first episode) John united his family with the powerful Montoyas by marrying their daughter Victoria (whose brother Manolito now lives with them as well).
Director: William F. Claxton, Leon Benson, Phil Rawlins, Richard Benedict, ...
Stars: Leif Erickson, Cameron Mitchell, Henry Darrow, Linda Cristal, ...