The Wastren (Inglis: Western) is a genre o various airts that tell stories set primarily in the later hauf o the 19t century in the American Auld Wast, eften centrin on the life o a nomadic cowboy or gunfechter[1] airmed wi a revolver an a rifle that rides a horse.

Justus D. Barnes in Wastren apparel, as "Bronco Billy Anderson", frae the seelent film The Great Train Robbery (1903), the first iver Wastren film


  1. Newman, Kim (1990). Wild West Movies. Bloomsbury.