Best Western Movies of 2014


A Million Ways to Die in the West


As a cowardly farmer begins to fall for the mysterious new woman in town, he must put his new-found courage to the test when her husband, a notorious gun-slinger, announces his arrival.

Starring: Seth MacFarlane, Charlize Theron, Liam Neeson, Amanda Seyfried, Neil Patrick Harris
Directed by: Seth MacFarlane
Release date: 2014-05-22

The Homesman


When three women living on the edge of the American frontier are driven mad by harsh pioneer life, the task of saving them falls to the pious, independent-minded Mary Bee Cuddy. Transporting the women by covered wagon to Iowa, she soon realizes just how daunting the journey will be, and employs a low-life drifter, George Briggs, to join her. The unlikely pair and the three women head east, where a waiting minister and his wife have offered to take the women in. But the group first must traverse the harsh Nebraska Territories marked by stark beauty, psychological peril and constant threat.

Starring: Hilary Swank, Tommy Lee Jones, Grace Gummer, Meryl Streep, Miranda Otto
Directed by: Tommy Lee Jones
Release date: 2014-05-18

Young Ones


In a future where water is scarce, a farmer defends his land and hopes to rejuvenate his parched soil. However, his daughter's boyfriend schemes to steal the land for himself.

Starring: Michael Shannon, Nicholas Hoult, Elle Fanning, Kodi Smit-McPhee, Aimee Mullins
Directed by: Jake Paltrow
Release date: 2014-06-28

The Keeping Room


In this radically reimagined American Western set towards the end of the Civil War, Southerner Augusta encounters two renegade, drunken soldiers who are on a mission of pillage and violence. After escaping an attempted assault, Augusta races back to the isolated farmhouse that she shares with her sister Louise and their female slave Mad. When the pair of soldiers track Augusta down intent on exacting revenge, the trio of women are forced to take up arms to fend off their assailants, finding ways to resourcefully defend their home––and themselves––as the escalating attacks become more unpredictable and relentless.

Starring: Hailee Steinfeld, Sam Worthington, Brit Marling, Muna Otaru, Nicholas Pinnock
Directed by: Daniel Barber
Release date: 2014-09-25

The Retrieval


On the outskirts of the Civil War, a boy is sent north by a bounty hunter gang to retrieve a wanted man.

Starring: Ashton Sanders, Tishuan Scott, Keston John, Christine Horn, Alfonso Freeman
Directed by: Chris Eska
Release date: 2014-04-02



After crossing the border illegally for work, Miguel, a hard-working father and devoted husband, finds himself wrongfully accused of murdering a former sheriff’s wife. After learning of his imprisonment, Miguel’s pregnant wife tries to come to his aid and lands in the hands of corrupt coyotes who hold her for ransom. Dissatisfied with the police department’s investigation, the former sheriff tries to uncover the truth about his wife’s death and discovers disturbing evidence that will destroy one family’s future, or tear another’s apart.

Starring: Ed Harris, Eva Longoria, Michael Peña, Amy Madigan, Kristen Rakes
Directed by: Michael Berry
Release date: 2014-07-31

Lonesome Dove Church

Lonesome Dove Church
The true story of the formation of the Lonesome Dove Church in Texas.
Starring: Tom Berenger, Bruce Blain, Mike Garthwaite, Philip Granger, Greyston Holt
Directed by: Terry Miles
Release date: 2014-08-04

The Redemption of Henry Myers

The Redemption of Henry Myers
Henry Myers (Drew Walters) is living a hard life, surviving on the frontier any way he can – even if it means robbing a bank. After his latest heist backfires and his partners (Bea Smith and Rio Alexander) betray him and leave him for dead, Henry's life takes a surprising turn when he finds kindness and compassion from a widow (Erin Bethea) and her children (Jaden Roberts and Ezra Proch).
Starring: Drew Waters, Erin Bethea, Jaden Roberts
Directed by: Clayton Miller
Release date: 2014-03-01

Blood Moon

Blood Moon
A stagecoach full of passengers and an enigmatic gunslinger are held hostage by two outlaws on the run from the law but events take an unexpected turn when the travelers are stalked by a mythical beast that only appears on the night of a blood red moon.
Starring: Shaun Dooley, George Blagden, Anna Skellern, Corey Johnson, Raffaello Degruttola
Directed by: Jeremy Wooding
Release date: 2014-08-25

The Virginian


Trace Adkins (The Lincoln Lawyer), Ron Perlman (TV's "Sons of Anarchy") and Brendan Penny (Ring Of Fire) star in this gritty and riveting re-imagining of the classic Western saga. Raised by powerful cattle baron Judge Henry (Perlman), South, aka "The Virginian" (Adkins), lives his life as a ranch enforcer with bravery and steely determination. When a big-city writer (Penny) raises questions about the fierce treatment of rustlers, South is quick to defend the brutal realities of the "Code of the West." But as he looks deeper into the latest string of rustling and finds his convictions questioned by a pretty new schoolteacher (Victoria Pratt, Mutant X), South begins to wonder if the Judge had ulterior motives in raising him to a life of bloodshed and violence in this explosive, action-loaded epic on the open range.

Starring: Ron Perlman, Trace Adkins, Brendan Penny, Brendan Meyer
Directed by: Thomas Makowski
Release date: 2014-01-12

6 Bullets to Hell


When a farmer's wife is brutally murdered by the ruthless bandit Bobby Durango and his gang of killers, Billy Rogers goes back to his old gun and starts to hunt them one by one.

Starring: Tanner Beard, Crispian Belfrage, Ken Luckey, Magda Rodriguez, Antonio Mayans
Directed by: Tanner Beard, Russell Quinn Cummings
Release date: 2014-11-08

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