Best Western Movies of 1947



7.2/10 IMDB

A hard-hitting western drama starring Mitchum as an orphan raised by a feuding family who wants to see him dead.

Starring: Teresa Wright, Robert Mitchum, Judith Anderson, Dean Jagger, Alan Hale, John Rodney, Harry Carey, Jr., Clifton Young, Ernest Severn, Charles Bates ..
Directed by: Raoul Walsh
Release date: 1947-03-02

Angel and the Badman

6.9/10 IMDB

Notorious shootist and womanizer Quirt Evans' horse collapses as he passes a Quaker family's home. Quirt has been wounded, and the kindly family takes him in to nurse him back to health against the advice of others. The handsome Evans quickly attracts the affections of their beautiful daughter, Penelope. He develops an affection for the family, but his troubled past follows him.

Starring: John Wayne, Gail Russell, Harry Carey, Bruce Cabot, Irene Rich, Lee Dixon, Stephen Grant, Tom Powers, Paul Hurst, Olin Howland ..
Directed by: James Edward Grant
Release date: 1947-02-15
Best Western Movies of 1947 : Ramrod


6.7/10 IMDB

A cattle-vs.-sheepman feud loses Connie Dickason her fiance, but gains her his ranch, which she determines to run alone in opposition to Frank Ivey, "boss" of the valley, whom her father Ben wanted her to marry. She hires recovering alcoholic Dave Nash as foreman and a crew of Ivey's enemies. Ivey fights back with violence and destruction, but Dave is determined to counter him legally... a feeling not shared by his associates. Connie's boast that, as a woman, she doesn't need guns proves justified, but plenty of gunplay results.

Starring: Joel McCrea, Veronica Lake, Don DeFore, Donald Crisp, Preston Foster, Arleen Whelan, Charles Ruggles, Lloyd Bridges, Nestor Paiva, Ray Teal ..
Directed by: André De Toth
Release date: 1947-05-02

The Sea of Grass

6.3/10 IMDB

A St. Louis woman marries a New Mexico cattleman who is seen as a tyrant by the locals.

Starring: Spencer Tracy, Katharine Hepburn, Robert Walker, Melvyn Douglas, Phyllis Thaxter, Edgar Buchanan, Harry Carey, William Holmes ..
Directed by: Elia Kazan
Release date: 1947-04-25


7.0/10 IMDB

England, 1763. After being convicted of a crime, the young and beautiful Abigail Hale agrees, to escape the gallows, to serve fourteen years as a slave in the colony of Virginia, whose inhabitants begin to hear and fear the sinister song of the threatening drums of war that resound in the wild Ohio valley.

Starring: Gary Cooper, Paulette Goddard, Howard Da Silva, Boris Karloff, Cecil Kellaway, Ward Bond, Virginia Campbell, Katherine DeMille, Henry Wilcoxon, C. Aubrey Smith ..
Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille
Release date: 1947-10-10
Best Western Movies of 1947 : The Fugitive

The Fugitive

6.3/10 IMDB

Anti-Catholic and anti-cleric policies in the Mexican state of Tabasco lead the revolutionary government to persecute the state's last remaining priest.

Starring: Henry Fonda, Dolores del Río, Pedro Armendáriz, J. Carrol Naish, Leo Carrillo, Ward Bond, Robert Armstrong, John Qualen, Fortunio Bonanova, Rodolfo Acosta ..
Directed by: John Ford
Release date: 1947-11-03
Best Western Movies of 1947 : Bowery Buckaroos

Bowery Buckaroos

6.2/10 IMDB

The Bowery Boys head west to clear Louie of an old murder charge that he had killed his gold-mine partner. Sach has the map to the gold mine painted on his back, and Blackjack McCoy has him kidnapped by Indian Joe. Gabe poses as a dangerous gunman, the Klondike Kid, while Slip is in charge of all the remaining loose ends.

Starring: Leo Gorcey, Huntz Hall, Bobby Jordan, Gabriel Dell, David Gorcey, William Benedict, Julie Gibson, Russell Simpson, Minerva Urecal, Norman Willis ..
Directed by: William Beaudine
Release date: 1947-11-22
Best Western Movies of 1947 : Apache Rose

Apache Rose

6.3/10 IMDB

Roy is an oil prospector. His efforts to get drilling rights on an old Spanish land grant are countered by gamblers from an off-shore gambling boat determined to control the land (and oil) themselves.

Starring: Roy Rogers, Trigger, Dale Evans, Olin Howland, George Meeker, John Laurenz, Russ Vincent, Minerva Urecal, LeRoy Mason, Donna Martell ..
Directed by: William Witney
Release date: 1947-02-15
Best Western Movies of 1947 : Wyoming


6.9/10 IMDB

Small ranchers battle against a land baron trying to take their spreads.

Starring: Bill Elliott, Vera Ralston, John Carroll, George 'Gabby' Hayes, Albert Dekker, Virginia Grey, Maria Ouspenskaya, Grant Withers, Harry Woods, Minna Gombell ..
Directed by: Joseph Kane
Release date: 1947-07-28


6.4/10 IMDB

A gambler is determined to capture the outlaw bandit responsible for a series of stagecoach robberies. Director Raoul Walsh's 1947 western stars Dennis Morgan and Jane Wyman.

Starring: Dennis Morgan, Jane Wyman, Janis Paige, Bruce Bennett, Alan Hale, Arthur Kennedy, Barton MacLane, Tom Tyler ..
Directed by: Raoul Walsh
Release date: 1947-06-06

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