25 best Western movies ever

With Quentin Tarantino's Django Unchained hitting cinemas, we saddle up and look back over the best tales from the Wild West on the silver screen

Tombstone (1993)

"When the legend becomes fact, print the legend," as The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance put it – and Tombstone is an appropriately operatic retelling of one of America's founding myths – the Gunfight at the OK Corral. Kurt Russell is his usual grizzled self as Wyatt Earp, but it's Val Kilmer who steals the show, bringing a boozy, woozy charm to the consumptive Doc Holliday. "I'm your huckleberry…"

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