Best Western Movies of 1997


Last Stand at Saber River

6.9/10 IMDB

As America recovers from the Civil War, one man tries to put the pieces of his life back together but finds himself fighting a new battle on the frontier. Cable is an embittered Confederate soldier who returns from the war to reclaim his Arizona homestead from rebel pioneers who sympathize with the Union war effort.

Starring: Tom Selleck, Suzy Amis, Rachel Duncan, Haley Joel Osment, Keith Carradine, David Carradine, Tracey Needham, Chris Stacy, Harry Carey, Jr., Patrick Kilpatrick ..
Directed by: Dick Lowry
Release date: 1997-01-19
Best Western Movies of 1997 : Stolen Women, Captured Hearts

Stolen Women, Captured Hearts

7.3/10 IMDB

Kansas, 1868. A wagon train is attacked by a band of Lakota Sioux led by the young and athletic warrior Tokalah. The attractive, red haired Anna Brewster-Morgan and her friend Sarah White are on this wagon train too. When Tokalah noticed a terrified Anna with a Bible, he thinks this is an omen. Despite killing the other passengers of the wagon train, only Anna and Sarah may continue their voyage. The next day Anna and Sarah are kidnapped by Tokalah. At first terrified of her captors, the unhappily married Anna eventually falls in love with the noble, honorable Tokalah. After a year's captivity, Sarah is returned to her own people. Anna now must choose between her new life with T

Starring: Janine Turner, Jean Louisa Kelly, Michael Greyeyes, Patrick Bergin, William Shockley, Rodney A. Grant, Saginaw Grant, William Lightning, Dennis Weaver, Kateri Walker ..
Directed by: Jerry London
Release date: 1997-01-16

Gunfighter's Moon

6.5/10 IMDB

Henrickson plays Frank Morgan, a notorious and feared gunfighter that has lived his life on the run. His face and eyes reveal a man that has been very much hardened by that life. We quickly learn, however, that there is still passion inside. Upon receiving a telegram from Linda, an old lover (played by Kay Lenz), requesting his presence, he abandons his woman, mounts his horse and rides to Linda without giving it a second thought. Upon arrival, he learns that Linda is now happily married to the owner of the local general store. The only vestige of her past that remains is a daughter, who Frank is surprised to learn is his. Written by Dave Gan

Starring: Lance Henriksen, Kay Lenz, David McIlwraith, Nikki DeLoach, Ivan Sergei, James Victor, Brent Stait, Yareli Arizmendi, Matthew Walker, Walter Marsh ..
Directed by: Larry Ferguson
Release date: 1997-03-25
Best Western Movies of 1997 : Promise the Moon

Promise the Moon

6.4/10 IMDB

Ranch hand Roy Leckner tries to fulfill his employer’s dying wish to find his long lost son, bring him home and groom him to run the family’s failing cattle ranch.

Starring: Henry Czerny, Colette Stevenson, Aidan Devine, Richard Donat, Shawn Ashmore, J. Winston Carroll, Ken James, Gloria May Eshkibok, David Fox ..
Directed by: Ken Jubenvill
Release date: 1997-01-01

The Shooter

5.0/10 IMDB

The story is of a small town in the early west and of a 'shooter' of reputation that drifts into it and stands up to the controlling family that runs it. But far from a John Wayne, this hero is caught and brutally beaten and left to die, only to be saved by a prostitute that has also suffered under the hand of this group of desperados. The only one possible to stand up to the shooter is another solitary man who joins with the notorious family although he is deputized as the town's sherif.

Starring: Michael Dudikoff, Randy Travis, Valerie Wildman, Andrew Stevens, William Smith, Libby George ..
Directed by: Fred Olen Ray
Release date: 1997-10-23

A Time to Revenge

5.9/10 IMDB

Back in Vietnam, Major Whittmar (Paul Gleason) sold out his comrades to save his own skin. Now, he's a rich, ruthless land baron who's getting richer by squeezing out or killing off his neighbors. But when he and his cronies murder a rancher who threatens to expose them, the man's son, Will (Ken Olandt), swears vengeance.

Starring: Ken Oldandt, Julie Michaels, Paul Gleason, William O'Leary, Leslie Ryan, Larry Mahan, Heather Burton, Dale Gibson, Tammy Hyler, Taylor Kowalski ..
Directed by: John Harwood
Release date: 1997-01-01

Los Locos

5.0/10 IMDB

In the Wild West of the 1800s, a gunman is hired to take a group of emotionally-challenged people across the desert.

Starring: Mario Van Peebles, René Auberjonois, Tom Dorfmeister, Paul Lazar, Rusty Schwimmer, Danny Trejo, Melora Walters ..
Directed by: Jean-Marc Vallée
Release date: 1997-01-01
Best Western Movies of 1997 : Rose Hill

Rose Hill

6.4/10 IMDB

Four orphan boys running from the law in New York stumble upon a baby in a carriage. They decide to head west and take the baby which they name Mary Rose with them. Eventually they set up a ranch which they name Rose Hill. Mary Rose grows up to be a beautiful woman and gets involved with a man who kills one of her brothers. Her brothers then explain to her that they found her in New York and she returns to find her real family. During this time Rose Hill is falling apart since her oldest brother has fallen ill and her other two brothers have gone their separate ways.

Starring: Jennifer Garner, Jeffrey D. Sams, Zak Orth, Justin Chambers, Tristan Tait, David Newsom, Casey Siemaszko, Stuart Wilson, Kristin Griffith, Vera Farmiga ..
Directed by: Christopher Cain
Release date: 1997-04-20
Best Western Movies of 1997 : True Women

True Women

6.7/10 IMDB

Covering nearly fifty years of mid-19th-century turmoil, from the tumultuous Texas Revolution to the early women's suffrage movement, "True Women" is a gripping tale of endurance, love, and above all, gritty female determination.

Starring: Dana Delany, Annabeth Gish, Angelina Jolie, Tina Majorino, Rachael Leigh Cook, Michael York, Jeffrey Nordling, Salli Richardson-Whitfield, Tony Todd, Julie Carmen ..
Directed by: Karen Arthur
Release date: 1997-05-18
Best Western Movies of 1997 : A Modern Day Western: The Sanchez Saga

A Modern Day Western: The Sanchez Saga

0.0/10 IMDB

A band of notorious outlaws from the 19th century cross not only the Texas border, but the border of time. Landing in the late 20th century, they leave a path of destruction as they head to Nashville to become country/ western stars. However, their dreams may be cut short by a persistent Texas lawman who has slipped through the time trail after them.

Directed by: Charles E. Cullen
Release date: 1997-01-01

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