Movie fans are slavering at the prospect of seeing two classic genres — the western and the sci-fi alien invasion flick — mashed together in director Jon Favreau's action blockbuster "Cowboys & Aliens." But mashing up the western genre is nothing new. In fact, the western, the most American of film genres, has proven malleable for mixing and matching with other film genres. It's found in comedies, romances, horror and musicals. No matter your mood, there's a western to match it. Here are suggestions if "Cowboys & Aliens" inspired you for more.
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