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List of the best Brian Keith movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Brian Keith'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 Brian Keith movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Brian Keith movies will be at the top of the list. Brian Keith has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Brian Keith movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Brian Keith films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

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Maureen O'Hara, John Mills, Hayley Mills
The Parent Trap is a 1961 Walt Disney film. It stars Hayley Mills, Maureen O'Hara and Brian Keith in a story about teenage twins on a quest to reunite their divorced parents. The screenplay by ...more
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Doris Day, George Carlin, Barbara Hershey
With Six You Get Eggroll is a romantic comedy film starring Doris Day and Brian Keith. The cast includes Barbara Hershey, George Carlin, and Pat Carroll. This was Day's final acting appearance ...more
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Charlton Heston, Brian Keith, John Glover
The Mountain Men is a 1980 adventure/Western film starring Charlton Heston and Brian Keith.
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Carl Reiner, Alan Arkin, Eva Marie Saint
The Russians Are Coming, the Russians Are Coming is a 1966 American comedy film directed by Norman Jewison. It is based on the Nathaniel Benchley novel The Off-Islanders, and was adapted for the ...more
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James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith
The Rare Breed is a 1966 American western film starring James Stewart, Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Juliet Mills and Ben Johnson and directed by Andrew V. McLaglen. Loosely based on the life of ...more
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Burt Lancaster, Martin Landau, Lee Remick
The Hallelujah Trail is a 1965 American Western mockumentary spoof directed by John Sturges, with top-billed stars Burt Lancaster, Lee Remick, Jim Hutton and Pamela Tiffin. The film was one of ...more
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Steve McQueen, Loni Anderson, Suzanne Pleshette
Nevada Smith is a 1966 American Western film in Eastmancolor and Panavision directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Steve McQueen, made by Embassy Pictures and Solar Productions in association ...more
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Barbara Stanwyck, Glenn Ford, Edward G. Robinson
The Violent Men is a 1955 CinemaScope Western film drama directed by Rudolph Maté, based on the novel Smoky Valley by Donald Hamilton, and starring Glenn Ford, Barbara Stanwyck and Edward ...more
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Linda Evans, Vera Miles, Walter Brennan
Those Calloways is a 1965 American family drama film, adapted from the 1950 children's novel Swiftwater by Paul Annixter. The film was produced by Disney and directed by Norman Tokar. It was the ...more
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Dean Martin, Honor Blackman, Brian Keith
Something Big is a 1971 American motion picture produced by Andrew V. McLaglen and James Lee Barrett. A Western comedy, the film stars Dean Martin, Honor Blackman and Brian Keith.
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Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Strother Martin
The Deadly Companions is a 1961 Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Maureen O'Hara, Brian Keith, Steve Cochran, and Chill Wills. Based on the novel of the same name by A. S. ...more
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Roger Moore, Lois Chiles, Richard Kiel
Moonraker is the eleventh spy film in the James Bond series, and the fourth to star Roger Moore as the fictional MI6 agent James Bond. The third and final film in the series to be directed by ...more
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Charlie Sheen, Kiefer Sutherland, Emilio Estevez
Young Guns is a 1988 Western action film directed by Christopher Cain and written by John Fusco. The film was the first to be produced by Morgan Creek Productions. The film stars Emilio Estevez, ...more
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Brian Keith, Ben Johnson, R. G. Armstrong
Ten Who Dared is a 1960 film produced by Walt Disney Productions and released by Buena Vista Distribution in 1960. It tells the story of United States Army officer John Wesley Powell, who was ...more
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Charles Bronson, Rod Steiger, Brian Keith
Run of the Arrow is a 1957 western film written, directed and produced by Samuel Fuller and starring Rod Steiger, Brian Keith, Ralph Meeker, Jay C. Flippen and a young Charles Bronson. Set at ...more
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Brian Keith, Ian Hendry, Jack Watson
The McKenzie Break is a 1970 British war drama film directed by Lamont Johnson, starring Brian Keith as Jack Connor, an intelligence officer investigating recent disturbances at a German ...more
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Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, John Huston
The Wind and the Lion is a 1975 adventure film written and directed by John Milius. It starred Sean Connery, Candice Bergen, Brian Keith and John Huston. It was based somewhat on the real-life ...more
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Robert Mitchum, Brian Keith, Herb Edelman
The Yakuza is a 1974 neo-noir gangster film directed by Sydney Pollack, written by Leonard Schrader, Paul Schrader, and Robert Towne. The film is about a man who returns to Japan after several ...more
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Brian Keith, Sal Mineo, Maximilian Schell
Krakatoa, East of Java is a 1969 American disaster film starring Maximilian Schell and Brian Keith. The film was nominated for the Academy Award for Best Visual Effects. During the 1970s, the ...more
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Nancy Reagan, Anne Francis, Jennifer Jones
Portrait of Jennie is a 1948 fantasy film based on the novella by Robert Nathan. The film was directed by William Dieterle and produced by David O. Selznick. It stars Jennifer Jones and Joseph
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Burt Reynolds, Charles Durning, Rachel Ward
Sharky's Machine is a 1981 motion picture directed by Burt Reynolds, who stars in the title role. The movie is an adaptation of William Diehl's first novel Sharky's Machine, with a screenplay by ...more
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Kris Kristofferson, Sam Waterston, JoBeth Williams
Welcome Home is a 1989 drama film directed by Franklin Schaffner. It stars Kris Kristofferson as a Vietnam War veteran who returns to his family after many years and who tries to readjust to ...more
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Ginger Rogers, Edward G. Robinson, Brian Keith
Tight Spot is a 1955 American film noir directed by Phil Karlson and written by William Bowers, based on the play Dead Pigeon, by Leonard Kantor. It stars Ginger Rogers, Edward G. Robinson, ...more
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Vera Miles, Brian Keith, Pamela Franklin
A Tiger Walks is a 1964 family drama film, directed by Norman Tokar and produced by Walt Disney Productions. It is based on a novel of the same name by Ian Niall. Vera Miles and Brian Keith ...more