Live Poll: The Best '60s Western Movie

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The 1960s was a time of cowboys and gunfighters as audiences were given some of the best stories ever to take place amidst the American Old West. Simply put, the 1960s was THE decade for the Western. Can you really argue that given the all-star list below?

Which of these '60s Western movies will you most likely remember?

List: https://www.imdb.com/list/ls024335463/
Poll: https://www.imdb.com/poll/fm54aB0Aosk/
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I recommend this alignment for the Top 5:

Once Upon a Time in the West
The Magnificent Seven (if only for the score and the cast, it's got to be in the first images)
Butch Cassidy and the Sundance Kid
The Good, the Bad and the Ugly
The Wild Bunch (a cinematic staple)
or
The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (John Ford's last masterpiece, and well, a John Ford movie)

And colors-wise, it'll look pretty.... I like the contrasting blue of Peckinpah's film and the bright yellow of "Seven".

I wouldn't include Yojinbo though although I get your point. I'm a purist on these matters and I like AFI's definition of Western: a genre of films set in the American West that embodies the spirit, the struggle, and the demise of the new frontier. 
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Look at the Top 5 right now. You have exactly the Top 5 I predicted

Yep, you called it. Too bad, should have listened! The color scheme would have been beautiful as well...
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But, what about the best Westerns on TV?

Have Gun will Travel
Wanted Dead or Alive
MAVERICK
Tales of Wells Fargo
The Virginian
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Yes.
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The good bad ugly.....best western.....has a brilliant plot....in a period when the country having their own issues....while life carries on for others on a epic journey to money......terrific music.....
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Sons of Katie Edler, Magnificent 7, El Dorado, How West was Won, Major Dundee, Professionals, Wild Bunch, & MacKennas Gold, Cheyanne Autumn, UnDefeated.
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Great picks Stephen.. many of these I'm yet to see. Other than Leone's films, I lack in my Western viewings but these are all supposed to be excellent. Thanks for the vote.
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all above on DVD.
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McLintock
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Once Upon a Time in the West
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add Yellowstone Kelly, my uncle played Gall, Indian.
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Wow! You're uncle is John Russell? Makes sense given the last name. Does acting run in your family?

Unfortunately, Yellowstone Kelly (1959) was made just before the '60s. However, IMDb poll author Hoekkie made the poll below:

Western Movies of the '50s

You can ask him to re-push this poll and include 'Yellowstone'.
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Andrew Gans is pursuing film TV production but thats it, No else in showbiz. IE acting showbiz.
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Should it be "Can you really argue with that"?
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I, too, was assuming you meant "with that."

(Hi Kyle :) )
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Pete and Ruby,

Change has been made... and hi to both of you :)
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Congratulations pere-25366. This is the 25th time your poll has been featured at IMDb Home Page (http://www.imdb.com) since July 28, 2015.

10 August 2018: The Best '60s Western Movie - https://www.imdb.com/poll/fm54aB0Aosk/ (A poll by pere-25366)


Poll Author - Number of Polls Featured at IMDb Home Page (Since July 28, 2015) 


Dibyayan_Chakravorty - 72
urbanemovies - 29
pere-25366 - 25
Rafael_M - 15
ElMaruecan82 - 14
KhaledKalache - 13
Simba63 - 13
IMDb-Editors - 13
Hoekkie - 11
The-Social-Introvert - 9
yrnej - 9
Kirk-Picard - 9
sir-mauri - 9
dan_dassow - 8
rubyfruit76 - 8
peaspot - 6
NDbportmanfan - 6
masandaglinus123 - 6
leavey-2 - 6
pbn - 5
Teriek-Williams - 5
Manya086 - 4
Mega_wizard - 4
DoctorBuster - 4
borimor - 4
ladydeadpool96 - 4
TsarStepan - 4
penchofifteenpolls - 3
jalapenoman - 3
TheMovieSmith - 2
jamesh5 - 2
KyBelle86 - 2
Eagles90 - 2
RbDeraj - 2
moatazaboalghuit - 2
lnvicta - 2
Debjit_Hazra - 2
SkyDeshpande - 2
iakhtar-33380 - 2
guillenpascal - 2
dgranger - 2
Silitonga - 2
ahmad_alaghbar - 1 
mattyankster10 - 1 
bluehunter16 - 1 
Pictoris - 1 
JoelRH - 1 
BigBadDolemite - 1 
alioth4 - 1 
vamken46 1 
Jessica - 1 
alex_1-801-348552 - 1 
rose-taylor - 1 
FisnikFizz - 1 
Drevnibor - 1 
Garfield_the_Avenger - 1 
vibhorpanda29 - 1 
buddhalou - 1 
waspinatorbj - 1 
muzzle - 1 
Jediknight29 - 1 
Paok-Kilkis - 1 
Lucilfer - 1 
Wonder_Gal - 1
Hyker - 1
jamariana - 1
daniellejeffrey - 1
DeadMan66 - 1
fancinderella - 1
simeon-83777 - 1
NoPantsBatman - 1



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Junior Bonner (1972)
I know '72, but real good movie.
Director: Sam Peckinpah
Stars: Steve McQueenRobert PrestonIda Lupino |See full cast & crew »
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Congratulations pere-25366 on your 195th live poll! As of 16-Aug-2018 6:57 AM Pacific your polls have 467,058 or more votes, for an average of 2,395 votes per poll.

The Best '60s Western Movie
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Congratulations pere-25366. This is the 26th time your poll has been featured at IMDb Home Page (http://www.imdb.com) since July 28, 2015.

22 August 2018: The Best '60s Western Movie - https://www.imdb.com/poll/fm54aB0Aosk/ (A poll by pere-25366)


Poll Author - Number of Polls Featured at IMDb Home Page (Since July 28, 2015) 


Dibyayan_Chakravorty - 72
urbanemovies - 29
pere-25366 - 26
Rafael_M - 15
ElMaruecan82 - 15
KhaledKalache - 13
Simba63 - 13
IMDb-Editors - 13
Hoekkie - 11
The-Social-Introvert - 9
yrnej - 9
Kirk-Picard - 9
sir-mauri - 9
dan_dassow - 8
rubyfruit76 - 8
peaspot - 6
NDbportmanfan - 6
masandaglinus123 - 6
leavey-2 - 6
pbn - 6
Teriek-Williams - 5
Manya086 - 4
Mega_wizard - 4
DoctorBuster - 4
borimor - 4
ladydeadpool96 - 4
TsarStepan - 4
penchofifteenpolls - 3
jalapenoman - 3
TheMovieSmith - 2
jamesh5 - 2
KyBelle86 - 2
Eagles90 - 2
RbDeraj - 2
moatazaboalghuit - 2
lnvicta - 2
Debjit_Hazra - 2
SkyDeshpande - 2
iakhtar-33380 - 2
guillenpascal - 2
dgranger - 2
Silitonga - 2
ahmad_alaghbar - 1 
mattyankster10 - 1 
bluehunter16 - 1 
Pictoris - 1 
JoelRH - 1 
BigBadDolemite - 1 
alioth4 - 1 
vamken46 1 
Jessica - 1 
alex_1-801-348552 - 1 
rose-taylor - 1 
FisnikFizz - 1 
Drevnibor - 1 
Garfield_the_Avenger - 1 
vibhorpanda29 - 1 
buddhalou - 1 
waspinatorbj - 1 
muzzle - 1 
Jediknight29 - 1 
Paok-Kilkis - 1 
Lucilfer - 1 
Wonder_Gal - 1
Hyker - 1
jamariana - 1
daniellejeffrey - 1
DeadMan66 - 1
fancinderella - 1
simeon-83777 - 1
NoPantsBatman - 1



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Lol.. the same one on again? Seems odd. I'll take er' though :)
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pere-25366's poll The Best '60s Western Movie is the 268th poll to reach 10,000 votes. It currently has 10,513 votes with a rank of 245.



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