How Well Do You Know Famous Cowboys From Popular Western Movies?

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How Well Do You Know Famous Cowboys From Popular Western Movies?

John Wayne, Clint Eastwood, Gene Autry, Tom Mix. . . These are just a few of the legendary cowboys from popular Western movies. Are a fan of Westerns and cowboys? If so, then this quiz is perfect for you! It will test you on popular Western films, memorable cowboys, and even the names of some cowboys' horses! Take this quiz to see how much you know about famous cowboys from classic Western movies!


Questions and Answers
  • 1. 
    The Western film, "My Darling ___________" (1946), featured Henry Fonda as Wyatt Earp, along with an ensemble cast.
    • A. 

      Cinderella

    • B. 

      Sugar Pie

    • C. 

      Clementine

    • D. 

      Valentine

  • 2. 
    Which actor played the lead role in "Jeremiah Johnson" (1972), based on the life of mountain man, John Johnson?
    • A. 

      Robert Redford

    • B. 

      Paul Newman

    • C. 

      Clint Eastwood

    • D. 

      John Wayne

  • 3. 
    Which cowboy is known as "The Singing Cowboy"?
    • A. 

      Bob Nolan

    • B. 

      John Wayne

    • C. 

      Eddie Dean

    • D. 

      Gene Autry

  • 4. 
    Which 1963 Western film was supposedly based on "The Taming of the Shrew" by William Shakespeare?
    • A. 

      4 for Texas

    • B. 

      Showdown

    • C. 

      Hud

    • D. 

      McLintock!

  • 5. 
    Who is considered to be Hollywood's first Western megastar?
    • A. 

      Fred Thomson

    • B. 

      Tom Mix

    • C. 

      "Broncho Billy" Anderson

    • D. 

      Dick Foran

  • 6. 
    "The Frisco Kid" (1979) is a Western comedy that stars Gene Wilder as a Polish rabbi and _____________ as a bank robber.
    • A. 

      Harrison Ford

    • B. 

      Clint Eastwood

    • C. 

      Robert De Niro

    • D. 

      Robert Redford

  • 7. 
    What was John Wayne's first major movie?
    • A. 

      The Big Trail (1930)

    • B. 

      Blue Steel (1934)

    • C. 

      The Ox-Bow Incident (1943)

    • D. 

      The Searchers (1956)

  • 8. 
    What is the name of the shortest cowboy, at 5'2", who appeared in over 70 Westerns?
    • A. 

      Ray Bennett

    • B. 

      Buzz Barton

    • C. 

      Glenn Ford

    • D. 

      Chill Wills

  • 9. 
    Clayton Moore starred as The Lone Ranger on TV in 1949-1957. What was the name of his horse?
    • A. 

      Brandy

    • B. 

      Silver

    • C. 

      Snowy

    • D. 

      Buttermilk

  • 10. 
    Which of the following Western movies does NOT star Jimmy Stewart?
    • A. 

      Destry Rides Again (1939)

    • B. 

      Night Passage (1957)

    • C. 

      A Fistful of Dollars (1964)

    • D. 

      The Cheyenne Social Club (1970)