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

Unforgiven (1992)

Clint Eastwood bought up the rights to the tale of ageing gunfighter William Munny in the 70s, then sat on it until he was old enough to play the lead role. It was worth the wait – Eastwood's deconstruction of the Western myth, and his own Man With No Name persona, is like a fine vintage to be savoured.

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