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List of the best Peter Sellers movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Peter Sellers may be best known for his role in The Pink Panther series, but his filmography is packed with interesting movies. Peter Sellers's highest grossing movies have received a lot of accolades over the years, earning millions upon millions around the world. The order of these top Peter Sellers movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Peter Sellers movies will be at the top of the list. Peter Sellers has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Peter Sellers movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Peter Sellers films to end the squabble once and for all.

If you think the best Peter Sellers role isn't at the top, then upvote it so it has the chance to become number one. The greatest Peter Sellers performances didn't necessarily come from the best movies, but in most cases they go hand in hand.

Items on this list include Dr. Stranglelove and The Party.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Peter Sellers movies?" and "What are the greatest Peter Sellers roles of all time?" If you are a fan of the comedy of Peter Sellers, you might also enjoy our list of best Steve Martin movies and best George C. Scott movies.

Peter Sellers was no stranger to working with popular directors, including Stanley Kubrick, Charlie Chaplin and Blake Edwards. Is Peter Sellers your favorite person to watch on the big screen? You might also want to vote on our best Rod Steiger and Alec Guinness films lists too.

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Being There Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers, Jack Warden

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Dr. Strangelove or: How I Lear... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Peter Sellers Movies
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb James Earl Jones, Peter Sellers, George C. Scott

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A Shot in the Dark Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, George Sanders

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The Party Peter Sellers, Peter Falk, Gavin MacLeod

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The Return of the Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Christopher Plummer, Herbert Lom

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The Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven

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The Pink Panther Strikes Again Julie Andrews, Omar Sharif, Peter Sellers

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Revenge of the Pink Panther Peter Sellers, Dyan Cannon, Robert Loggia

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The Mouse That Roared Peter Sellers, Jean Seberg, William Hartnell

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The Ladykillers Peter Sellers, Alec Guinness, Frankie Howerd

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I'm All Right Jack Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough, Dennis Price

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Murder by Death Maggie Smith, Peter Sellers, Alec Guinness

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Lolita Christopher Lee, Peter Sellers, Shelley Winters

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Two-Way Stretch Peter Sellers, Wilfrid Hyde-White, Bernard Cribbins

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Heavens Above! Peter Sellers, Steve Marriott, William Hartnell

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After the Fox Peter Sellers, Britt Ekland, Martin Balsam

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What's New Pussycat? Woody Allen, Ursula Andress, Peter O'Toole

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The Wrong Arm of the Law Michael Caine, Peter Sellers, John Le Mesurier

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The World of Henry Orient Angela Lansbury, Peter Sellers, Paula Prentiss

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The Battle of the Sexes Peter Sellers, Donald Pleasence, Robert Morley

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Only Two Can Play Peter Sellers, John Le Mesurier, Kenneth Griffith

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Trail of the Pink Panther Julie Andrews, Peter Sellers, David Niven

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Casino Royale Woody Allen, Ursula Andress, Peter O'Toole

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The Naked Truth Peter Sellers, Shirley Eaton, Joan Sims

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Never Let Go Peter Sellers, Richard Todd, John Le Mesurier

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The Millionairess Sophia Loren, Peter Sellers, Vittorio De Sica

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The Magic Christian Raquel Welch, Christopher Lee, Ringo Starr

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There's a Girl in My Soup Goldie Hawn, Peter Sellers, Diana Dors

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I Love You, Alice B. Toklas Peter Sellers, Leigh Taylor-Young, Jo Van Fleet

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The Smallest Show on Earth Peter Sellers, Leslie Phillips, Margaret Rutherford

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The Optimists Peter Sellers, Keith Chegwin, David Daker

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Alice in Wonderland Peter Sellers, John Gielgud, Eric Idle

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Woman Times Seven Michael Caine, Shirley MacLaine, Peter Sellers

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The Prisoner of Zenda Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer, Catherine Schell

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Hoffman Peter Sellers, Sinéad Cusack, David Lodge

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The World of Peter Sellers Raquel Welch, Ringo Starr, Peter Sellers

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The Dock Brief Peter Sellers, Richard Attenborough, Frank Thornton

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The Blockhouse Peter Sellers, Charles Aznavour, Peter Vaughan

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Down Among the Z Men Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Harry Secombe

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The Running Jumping & Standing Still Film Peter Sellers, Spike Milligan, Richard Lester

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Carlton-Browne of the F.O. Peter Sellers, Luciana Paluzzi, John Le Mesurier

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Soft Beds, Hard Battles Peter Sellers, Lila Kedrova, Françoise Pascal

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Tom Thumb Peter Sellers, Stan Freberg, Alan Young

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A Carol for Another Christmas Peter Sellers, Britt Ekland, Eva Marie Saint

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Up the Creek Peter Sellers, Wilfrid Hyde-White, David Lodge

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Peter Sellers, Dudley Moore, Michael Crawford

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Waltz of the Toreadors Peter Sellers, John Le Mesurier, Cyril Cusack

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Ghost in the Noonday Sun Peter Sellers, Peter Boyle, Spike Milligan

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The Bobo Peter Sellers, Britt Ekland, Rossano Brazzi

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The Fiendish Plot of Dr. Fu Manchu Helen Mirren, Peter Sellers, Sid Caesar