Molly Pennington writes on popular culture and social justice. She has a PhD in Critical and Cultural Studies from the University of Pittsburgh where she focused on film and politics. Find out more at www.mollypennington.com.
The 100 best Westerns of all time represent the mythic themes that define America itself. These emblematic Westerns tell the story of the West, but also the story of American sensibility and its fascination with heroism, law and order, justice, and the taming of wild terrain.