The Shootist
Rank Title Points Votes Your Vote
1
Wayne earned an Oscar for his portrayal of alcoholic antihero Rooster Cogburn, who helps a girl seeking revenge for her father's death.
Current Score:
491
Total Votes:
729
2
The only thing better for any fan of Wayne than seeing him kick butt is seeing him reunite with Maureen O'Hara. Here you have both.
Current Score:
438
Total Votes:
672
3
Lauren Bacall costars in Duke's final flick about an aging gunslinger who's dying, along with the ways of the Old West.
Current Score:
429
Total Votes:
706
4
Life imitates art as Wayne takes a few young men under his wing to show them the ropes on how to become heroes.
Current Score:
359
Total Votes:
657
5
Director Howard Hawk's final film is also the last installment in his trilogy of Wayne as a steadfast lawman.
Current Score:
348
Total Votes:
598
6
A benevolent cattle baron (Wayne) joins forces with Billy the Kid to defeat a malevolent land developer in New Mexico.
Current Score:
289
Total Votes:
575
7
Wayne reprises his Oscar-winning role from True Grit, this time teaming up with Katharine Hepburn.
Current Score:
276
Total Votes:
586
8
After the Civil War, a Confederate group (led by Rock Hudson) and a Union group (led by Wayne) collide in war-torn Mexico.
Current Score:
190
Total Votes:
536
9
Wayne plays a lawman who finds his two teenage boys on the wrong side of law after they are coerced into robbing a bank.
Current Score:
170
Total Votes:
500
10
The widow (Ann-Margret) of a bandit who stole half a million dollars from the railroad enlists a hired gun (Wayne) to find the missing loot.
Current Score:
164
Total Votes:
492