Some subgenres exist within the genre including epic westerns, comedy westerns, signing cowboys westerns, neo-westerns and of course spaghetti westerns. AFI has recognized many great movies within the genre such as Cat Ballou, Stagecoach, McCabe & Mrs. Miller, The Wild Bunch, Red River and Shane. To hear about other great Western films, please watch the video above.

The Best Westerns Of All Time