19 Contemporary Western Films For Fans Of “Yellowstone”

    You should saddle up with these modern day Western movies...

    If there’s anything this writer has learned from getting together with friends and family over the holidays, it’s that everyone loves Yellowstone.

    1. Hell or High Water

    Two men stare past a barbed wire gate

    2. Extreme Prejudice

    A sheriff in a cowboy hat is escorted by a number of shady criminals

    3. No Country for Old Men

    A scary man in black denim walks with a canister of compressed air near an empty police car

    4. Near Dark

    A trio of outlaw vampires stand malevolently in a dirty bar

    5. Blue Ruin

    A bearded man covered in blood stares worriedly into his rearview mirror

    6. The Rover

    Two men stand in a desert near sundown near a dismal fire

    7. Logan

    A albino in a saggy poncho stands near a dirty man in a suit holding a bag

    8. Four Brothers

    A group of young men, including one with a gun, stand tensely in a crowded hallway

    9. The Book of Eli

    A vagabond with a bow and arrow walks with a woman near a desert road

    10. Cop Land

    A sad police officer sits alone in a crowded bar

    11. Assault on Precinct 13 (1976)

    An angry man with a shotgun fires wildly out of an open door

    12. El Camino: A Breaking Bad Movie

    A grizzled and dirty man stares at someone unseen with contempt

    13. The Last Stand

    A federal agent and a beat-up cop have a tense conversation

    14. The Three Burials of Melquiades Estrada

    A bloodied man attempts to run from a cowboy on a horse with a lasso

    15. Let Him Go

    A ranch hand and his wife speak atop a rock in the desert

    16. The Way of the Gun

    Two tense young men stand next to a motel room door with a gaping bullet hole in its center

    17. Bring Me the Head of Alfredo Garcia

    A gun-toting man with a loose cigarette hanging from his mouth stands on a dusty road

    18. God’s Country

    A woman stares off after cutting wood on a stump in the snow

    19. Red Hill

    A young man walks past a collapsed power line