Ranking the 20 Best Westerns of the 1950s
Celebrity| | By Brian Delpozo
There was a time when Westerns dominated Hollywood.
In the 1950’s, cowboys were the Marvel superheroes of their day, and legendary stars including John Wayne, Jimmy Stewart, and Gary Cooper teamed with directors like John Ford and Anthony Mann to produce films that became a defining part of Americana.
While these films generally provided classic white hat heroes, some explored the moral ambiguity that would come to define the genre in the next decade.
So saddle up and join our posse as we look at the Top 20 Westerns of the 1950s.