Greatest movie cowboys named in western magazine poll

The two movie icons’ western heroes in the films Stagecoach and Shane, respectively, feature in Cowboys & Indians magazine’s list of the 15 most beloved film characters.

Also making the grade: Gary Cooper’s Will Kane from High Noon; Steve McQueen’s Tom Horn; Marlon Brando’s Rio from One Eyed Jacks, and Val Kilmer’s Doc Holliday from Tombstone.

Legendary movie cowboy Wayne makes the list twice – he’s also honoured for his role of Tom Doniphon in 1962 film The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance.