Best Western Movies of 1990


Dances with Wolves

8.0/10 IMDB

Wounded Civil War soldier, John Dunbar tries to commit suicide—and becomes a hero instead. As a reward, he's assigned to his dream post, a remote junction on the Western frontier, and soon makes unlikely friends with the local Sioux tribe.

Starring: Kevin Costner, Mary McDonnell, Graham Greene, Rodney A. Grant, Floyd Red Crow Westerman, Tantoo Cardinal, Robert Pastorelli, Charles Rocket, Maury Chaykin, Jimmy Herman ..
Directed by: Kevin Costner
Release date: 1990-03-30

Quigley Down Under

6.9/10 IMDB

American Matt Quigley answers Australian land baron Elliott Marston's ad for a sharpshooter to kill the dingoes on his property. But when Quigley finds out that Marston's real target is the aborigines, Quigley hits the road. Now, even American expatriate Crazy Cora can't keep Quigley safe in his cat-and-mouse game with the homicidal Marston.

Starring: Tom Selleck, Laura San Giacomo, Alan Rickman, Chris Haywood, Ron Haddrick, Tony Bonner, Ben Mendelsohn, Michael Carman, William Zappa, Jerome Ehlers ..
Directed by: Simon Wincer
Release date: 1990-10-17

Young Guns II

6.5/10 IMDB

Three of the original five "young guns" — Billy the Kid (Emilio Estevez), Jose Chavez y Chavez (Lou Diamond Phillips), and Doc Scurlock (Kiefer Sutherland) — return in Young Guns, Part 2, which is the story of Billy the Kid and his race to safety in Old Mexico while being trailed by a group of government agents led by Pat Garrett.

Starring: Emilio Estevez, Kiefer Sutherland, Lou Diamond Phillips, Christian Slater, William Petersen, Alan Ruck, R. D. Call, Balthazar Getty, Jack Kehoe, Robert Knepper ..
Directed by: Geoff Murphy
Release date: 1990-08-01
Best Western Movies of 1990 : Taboo VIII

Taboo VIII

6.1/10 IMDB

Dalton Leash leaves his home and begins aimless wandering. Soon, his Australian half-brother offers him a job at a girls' riding academy.

Starring: Sunny McKay, Michelle Monroe, Joey Silvera, Mike Horner, Randy West, Rayne, Cassandra Dark, Alexandra Quinn, Peter North, Bruce McKay ..
Directed by: Henri Pachard
Release date: 1990-01-01
Best Western Movies of 1990 : Gunsmoke: The Last Apache

Gunsmoke: The Last Apache

7.1/10 IMDB

James Arness rides again as Matt Dillon, the US Marshal he made popular in the 1955-75 TV series. In this movie he goes after a renegade Apache named Wolf (Joe Lara) who has taken his daughter captive. As a bargaining chip, Dillon helps two sons of Apache chief Geronimo out of the fort stockade and offers them in trade. Dillon is aided by an Army scout, Chalk Brighton (Kiley). Written by John Sacksteder

Starring: James Arness, Richard Kiley, Amy Stoch, Geoffrey Lewis, Ned Bellamy, Sam Vlahos, Joe Lara, Hugh O'Brian, Robert Brian Wilson ..
Directed by: Charles Correll
Release date: 1990-03-17
Best Western Movies of 1990 : Grim Prairie Tales

Grim Prairie Tales

5.4/10 IMDB

Two travelers meet on the open prairie, and pass their time together by trading stories with each other. Their tales become a sort of competition, each attempting to relate something which might disturb the other.

Starring: James Earl Jones, Brad Dourif, Will Hare, Marc McClure, Michelle Joyner, William Atherton, Lisa Eichhorn, Scott Paulin, Jennifer Barlow, Wendy J. Cooke ..
Directed by: Wayne Coe
Release date: 1990-09-14

El Diablo

6.1/10 IMDB

When mild-mannered teacher Billy Ray Smith (Anthony Edwards) vows to bring a student's kidnapper to justice, he needs a bit of help. Lacking any cowboy skills of his own, he signs on a speedy gunslinger (Joe Pantoliano) and a no-nonsense cowboy (Louis Gossett Jr.) to help. Now, Smith may just have a chance at capturing his man: the merciless bandit El Diablo (Robert Beltran).

Starring: Anthony Edwards, Louis Gossett Jr., John Glover, Joe Pantoliano, Robert Beltran, M.C. Gainey, Miguel Sandoval, Sarah Trigger, Branscombe Richmond, Jim Beaver ..
Directed by: Peter Markle
Release date: 1990-07-22
Best Western Movies of 1990 : Bad Jim

Bad Jim

4.0/10 IMDB

A cowpoke buys Billy the Kid's horse and, upon riding it, becomes an incorrigible outlaw himself.

Starring: James Brolin, Richard Roundtree, John Clark Gable, Harry Carey, Jr., Rory Calhoun, Ty Hardin, Pepe Serna, Bruce Kirby ..
Directed by: Clyde Ware
Release date: 1990-04-25
Best Western Movies of 1990 : Pair of Aces

Pair of Aces

5.2/10 IMDB

A Texas Ranger has to protect his two daughters as he investigates a serial killer who is attacking cheerleaders. Meanwhile he finds himself working with a safe cracker who claims to be innocent of the charges filed against him.

Starring: Kris Kristofferson, Willie Nelson, Rip Torn, Lash LaRue, Helen Shaver, Weasel Forshaw, Doris Hargrave, Emily Warfield, William Fair, Sonny Carl Davis ..
Directed by: Aaron Lipstadt
Release date: 1990-01-14
Best Western Movies of 1990 : The Giant of Thunder Mountain

The Giant of Thunder Mountain

5.9/10 IMDB

A mountain man is falsely accused of the murder of his parents.

Starring: Cloris Leachman, Richard Kiel, Lynne Seus, Doug Seus, Marianne Gordon, Noley Thornton, Ryan Goldstein, Jack Elam, William Sanderson, George Buck Flower ..
Directed by: James W. Roberson
Release date: 1990-12-25
Best Western Movies of 1990 : Montana


5.0/10 IMDB

Hoyce and Bess Guthrie are long married Montana ranchers who come to a major crossroads in their lives. An oil company has offered to buy them out and Hoyce wants to sell while Bess hopes to keep the land in the family for future generations.

Starring: Richard Crenna, Gena Rowlands, Lea Thompson, Justin Deas, Elizabeth Berridge, Darren Dalton, Scott Coffey, Michael Madsen, Jim Bishop, Dana Andersen ..
Directed by: William A. Graham
Release date: 1990-02-09
Best Western Movies of 1990 : The Rose and the Jackal

The Rose and the Jackal

5.7/10 IMDB

Detective Allan Pinkerton, working for the Union, becomes obsessed with Southern socialite Rose O'Neal Greenhow, a spy for the Confederacy.

Starring: Christopher Reeve, Madolyn Smith Osborne, Granville Van Dusen, Kevin McCarthy, Carrie Snodgress, Haynes Brooke ..
Directed by: Jack Gold
Release date: 1990-04-16
Best Western Movies of 1990 : Lorenzo’s Songbook Volume One: The Discovery

Lorenzo’s Songbook Volume One: The Discovery

0.0/10 IMDB

Join Mary and Ty on a delightful musical adventure as they discover their pioneer heritage and an amazing new friend, while sharing favorite Primary songs. A magical tale children will relive over and over.

Starring: Marvin Payne, Mary Greenwood, Jeffrey Tate, Michael Peterson ..
Directed by: Bob Williams
Release date: 1990-01-01

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