Top 100 Western Movies

Best of Rotten Tomatoes

Best of Rotten Tomatoes

Movies with 40 or more critic reviews vie for their place in history at Rotten Tomatoes. Eligible movies are ranked based on their Adjusted Scores.

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Sorted by Adjusted Score
Rank Tomatometer Title
1.  100% The Treasure of the Sierra Madre (1948)
2.  97% The Good, the Bad and the Ugly (1966)
3.  96% High Noon (1952)
4.  100% The Searchers (1956)
5.  100% Rio Bravo (1959)
6.  98% Once Upon a Time in the West (1968)
7.  96% True Grit (2010)
8.  96% Unforgiven (1992)
9.  98% A Fistful of Dollars (Per un Pugno di Dollari) (1964)
10.  94% The Wild Bunch (1969)
11.  95% Johnny Guitar (1954)
12.  95% Giant (1956)
13.  97% Sweetgrass (2009)
14.  93% The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
15.  94% Lone Star (1996)
16.  90% Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid (1969)
17.  89% 3:10 to Yuma (2007)
18.  86% Django Unchained (2012)
19.  90% Blazing Saddles (1974)
20.  88% True Grit (1969)
21.  89% McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971)
22.  91% Bone Tomahawk (2015)
23.  88% The Magnificent Seven (1960)
24.  88% Near Dark (1987)
25.  85% The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada (2006)
26.  86% Meek's Cutoff (2011)
27.  85% The Proposition (2005)
28.  82% Dances With Wolves (1990)
29.  81% The Homesman (2014)
30.  74% The Hateful Eight (2015)
31.  83% The Good, the Bad, the Weird (Joheun-nom, Nabbeun-nom, Isanghan-nom) (2010)
32.  79% Open Range (2003)
33.  79% Shanghai Noon (2000)
34.  76% Appaloosa (2008)
35.  76% The Assassination of Jesse James by the Coward Robert Ford (2007)
36.  78% Red Hill (2010)
37.  76% In a Valley of Violence (2016)
38.  75% The Keeping Room (2015)
39.  74% The Horse Whisperer (1998)
40.  75% Blackthorn (2011)
41.  73% Tombstone (1993)
42.  74% Fah talai jone (Tears of the Black Tiger) (2007)
43.  63% The Magnificent Seven (2016)
44.  72% The Salvation (2015)
45.  66% The Rover (2014)
46.  69% Dead Man (1995)
47.  66% Maverick (1994)
48.  62% The Claim (2000)
49.  58% The Missing (2003)
50.  57% Heaven's Gate (1980)
51.  56% Legends of the Fall (1994)
52.  56% The Quick and the Dead (1995)
53.  56% Sukiyaki Western Django (2008)
54.  54% The Killer Inside Me (2010)
55.  55% Seraphim Falls (2007)
56.  56% Ned Kelly (2003)
57.  52% Down in the Valley (2006)
58.  45% Cowboys & Aliens (2011)
59.  43% Forsaken (2016)
60.  41% Jane Got a Gun (2016)
61.  40% Brimstone (2017)
62.  33% A Million Ways to Die in the West (2014)
63.  31% The Lone Ranger (2013)
64.  29% The Alamo (2004)
65.  28% The Warrior's Way (2010)
66.  16% The Dark Tower (2017)
67.  17% Wild Wild West (1999)
68.  15% Priest (2011)
69.  14% American Outlaws (2001)
70.  15% September Dawn (2007)
71.  12% Jonah Hex (2010)
72.  2% Texas Rangers (2001)