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The Best Cantinflas Movies

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

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

List below includes Around the World in 80 Days, El bolero de Raquel and more films.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Cantinflas movies?" and "What are the greatest Cantinflas roles of all time?"
  • 1

    Su Excelencia

    Jack Kelly, Cantinflas
    Su excelencia is a 1967 Mexican political satire film directed by Miguel M. Delgado and...  more
  • 2

    El padrecito

    Cantinflas, Angelines Fernández
    El padrecito is a 1964 Mexican comedy film produced by Jacques Gelman and directed by Miguel...  more
  • 3

    The Three Musketeers

    Cantinflas, Janet Alcoriza
    Los tres mosqueteros was a 1942 Mexican film....  more
  • 4

    Ahí está el detalle

    Sara García, Cantinflas
    Ahí está el detalle is a 1940 Mexican comedy film starring Cantinflas. It was produced by...  more
  • 5


    Judy Garland, Kim Novak
    Pepe is a 1960 film starring Mario Moreno in the title role, directed by George Sidney. A...  more
  • 6

    The Illiterate One

    Sara García, Cantinflas
    El analfabeto is a 1961 Mexican comedy film, directed by Miguel M. Delgado, starring...  more
  • 7

    Around the World in 80 Days

    Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine
    Around the World in 80 Days is a 1956 Technicolor epic action adventure comedy film starring...  more

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  • 8

    No te engañes corazón

    Sara García, Cantinflas
    No te engañes corazón is the first full-feature film of Cantinflas after becoming a star of...  more
  • 9

    El ministro y yo

    Cantinflas, Angel Garasa
    El ministro y yo is a 1975 Mexican film....  more
  • 10

    El bolero de Raquel

    Cantinflas, Flor Silvestre
    El bolero de Raquel is a 1957 Mexican comedy film directed by Miguel M. Delgado and starring...  more
  • 11

    Águila o sol

    Águila o sol is a 1937 film of the cinema of Mexico. This was Mariano Moreno’s a.k.a....  more