Best Western Movies of 2009



6.8/10 IMDB

An unsentimental elegy to the American West, Sweetgrass follows the last modern-day cowboys to lead their flocks of sheep up into Montana's breathtaking and often dangerous Absaroka-Beartooth mountains for summer pasture. This astonishingly beautiful reveals a world in which nature and culture, animals and humans, vulnerability and violence are all intimately meshed.

Directed by: Lucien Castaing-Taylor, Ilisa Barbash
Release date: 2009-02-04

Stingray Sam

7.2/10 IMDB

A dangerous mission reunites Stingray Sam with his long lost accomplice, The Quasar Kid. Follow these two space-convicts as they earn their freedom in exchange for the rescue of a young girl who is being held captive by the genetically designed figurehead of a very wealthy planet.

Starring: Cory McAbee, Crugie, Joshua Taylor, Willa Vy McAbee, David Hyde Pierce ..
Directed by: Cory McAbee
Release date: 2009-01-20
Best Western Movies of 2009 : Shroud


5.7/10 IMDB

In 1862 a Dutch widow travels to the Old West to discover the fate of her husband and learn the horrible secret of the town in which he died.

Starring: Charles Baker, Dylan Barth, Brian Chatlien, Larry Jack Dotson, Grace Holley ..
Directed by: David Jetre
Release date: 2009-01-01

The Western Ore Musical

6.5/10 IMDB

Red Letter Media's entry to the 2009 48 Hour Film Project in Milwaukee. The story of a geologist, a disgruntled prospector, and a prostitute.

Starring: Rich Evans, Mike Stoklasa, Dixie Jacobs, Jack Packard, Dan Benavente ..
Directed by: Mike Stoklasa, Jay Bauman
Release date: 2009-06-01

High Plains Invaders

4.5/10 IMDB

In the Old West an outlaw named Sam Phoenix is about to be hanged. But just before the noose tightens, the town is besieged by a lethal alien invader with a laser-shooting stingray and a crazy Sarlacc mouth. The townsfolk scramble but get promptly smoked, save for a handful of survivors led by Phoenix.

Starring: James Marsters, Cindy Sampson, Sebastian Knapp, Sanny van Heteren, Antony Byrne, Angus MacInnes, Adriana Butoi, James Carroll Jordan, Constantin B?rbulescu, Dan Bordeianu ..
Directed by: Kristoffer Tabori
Release date: 2009-08-30

The Wild Stallion

4.9/10 IMDB

A story about two girls, CJ and Hanna. CJ lives on a ranch, Hanna comes to visit and decides to photograph wild horses for a school project. The girls become great friends and learn of a plot that might jeopardize the mustangs.

Starring: Miranda Cosgrove, Connie Sellecca, Fred Ward, Danielle C. Ryan, Corbin Allred, K.C. Clyde ..
Directed by: Craig Clyde
Release date: 2009-10-06
Best Western Movies of 2009 : Angel and the Badman

Angel and the Badman

5.0/10 IMDB

A remake of the classic 1947 John Wayne western about an injured gunslinger who falls in with good company in the form of some Quakers.

Starring: Lou Diamond Phillips, Deborah Kara Unger, Luke Perry, Melanie Papalia, John Tench, Garry Chalk ..
Directed by: Terry Ingram
Release date: 2009-07-05
Best Western Movies of 2009 : The Only Good Indian

The Only Good Indian

6.6/10 IMDB

Set in Kansas during the early 1900s, a teen-aged Native American boy is taken from his family and forced to attend a distant Indian "training" school to assimilate into White society. When he escapes to return to his family, Sam Franklin, a bounty hunter of Cherokee descent, is hired to find and return him to the institution. Franklin, a former Indian scout for the U.S. Army, has renounced his Native heritage and has adopted the White Man's way of life, believing it's the only way for Indians to survive. Along the way, a tragic incident spurs Franklin's longtime nemesis, the famous "Indian Fighter" Sheriff Henry McCoy, to pursue both Franklin and the boy.

Starring: Wes Studi, Winter Fox Frank, J. Kenneth Campbell, Paul Butler, Thirza Defoe, Christopher Wheatley, Laura Kirk, Delanna Studi ..
Directed by: Kevin Willmott
Release date: 2009-12-01
Best Western Movies of 2009 : Ghost Town

Ghost Town

3.5/10 IMDB

Reb Halland, who lives in the era of Wild West, has made a deal with the devil to gain immortality alog with his gang. Preacher McCready is trying to protect the small town by placing five totems around the town in the shape of pinnacle. One day, an collector passes by the town and sees one of the totems pinned to the earth and he decides to take it. When the man takes the totem out of ground Halland and his gang arrives and start killing everyone. The film moves to the present day when a group of college students driving back home from another city after a debate contest suddenly find themselves at this town. Soon they start to be murdered one by one, and it will be up to them to find the secret of this town and destroy Halland and his gang.

Starring: Jessica Lee Rose, Randy Wayne, Gil Gerard, Billy Drago, Annabelle Wallis, Elize du Toit, Joey Ansah, Cian Barry, Vlado Mihailov, Alexander Nikolov ..
Directed by: Todor Chapkanov
Release date: 2009-10-24
Best Western Movies of 2009 : Shadowheart


4.5/10 IMDB

James Conners comes home to the town of Legend, New Mexico in 1865 to avenge his fathers death against the ruthless Will Tunney. Along the way he re-captures his long lost love Mary Cooper. With the chance to take Will Tunney he must choose revenge or redemption.

Starring: Justin Ament, William Sadler, Daniel Baldwin, Ines Dali, Angus Macfadyen, Marnie Alton, Tonantzin Carmelo, Shawn Reaves, Charles Napier, Dean Alioto ..
Directed by: Dean Alioto
Release date: 2009-08-04

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