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The Best Chuck Connors Movies

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

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

List is made up of films like Target Zero and Nightmare in Badham County.

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  • In the Florida Keys, local 12-year-old boy Sandy Ricks (Luke Halpin) comes across a dolphin that has been pierced by a harpoon. Rushing to help the poor animal, Ricks saves the dolphin's life, cares ...more
  • Retiring to the American West to marry his fiancée, Patricia Terrill (Carroll Baker), Captain James McKay (Gregory Peck) enters a land-and-water feud between his future father-in-law, Major Terrill ...more
  • When traveling con man Latigo Smith (James Garner) drifts into a small Western town, he decides to take advantage of a local rivalry between gold-mining factions. Recruiting the shifty Jug May (Jack ...more
  • In a densely overpopulated, starving New York City of the future, NYPD detective Robert Thorn (Charlton Heston) investigates the murder of an executive at rations manufacturer Soylent Corporation. ...more
  • Apache leader Geronimo (Chuck Connors) tires of battling American and Mexican troops, and decides to surrender his meager tribe. However, life on the San Carlos reservation is difficult, and the ...more
  • Though haunted by combat memories, heroic pilot Ted Striker (Robert Hays) agrees to return to the cockpit to man the controls of Mayflower One, America's first commercial spacecraft. But, as soon as ...more
  • Five Confederate veterans, led by Sgt. Will Hansen (Chuck Connors), head south of the border to ply their trade as mercenaries. Soon, they find themselves caught in a violent struggle between a ...more
  • Nicholas Arden (James Garner) has struggled to get over the absence of his wife, Ellen (Doris Day), but when it seems clear that she's perished in a plane crash, he decides to move on. Nicholas ...more
  • While Jim Coates (Fess Parker) is off on a cattle drive, his wife, Katie (Dorothy McGuire), and sons, Travis (Tommy Kirk) and Arliss (Kevin Corcoran), are left behind on their Texas ranch. When a ...more
  • Following an 11-year stay as a buffalo hunter in Kansas, Jonas Trapp (Chuck Connors) is finally on the way home to his wife, Jessie (Kathryn Hays), with the $17,000 he has saved up. Unfortunately, he ...more
  • Pat Pemberton (Katharine Hepburn), a college athletics instructor, enters a number of golf matches against female professionals. She holds her own until her well-meaning but condescending fiancé, ...more
  • Miss Dove (Jennifer Jones) is a prim New England school teacher who is treasured by her students in the small town of Liberty Hill. When she falls ill, a kindly doctor (Robert Stack), who is a former ...more
  • Outlaw John Henry Lee (Willie Nelson) and his gang are bank robbers tearing through Texas. When their next heist is on a train, Lee's freedom comes to an end when Capt. Owen Hayes (Richard Widmark) ...more
  • Survivors of a shipwreck are surprised to find rescue in the middle of the sea by none other than the renowned Capt. Nemo (Robert Ryan), who arrives in the Nautilus, his state-of-the-art submarine. ...more
  • The Deserter is a 1971 Italian-American Western film by Dino De Laurentiis. It was directed by Burt Kennedy, known for his penchant in directing westerns, including The War Wagon, Support Your Local ...more
  • This mostly fictional account follows the trigger-happy Mexican revolutionary Pancho Villa (Telly Savalas) in his attempt to kill bitter nemesis Gen. Goyo and overthrow Mexico's government. The ...more
  • Sports reporter Mike (Gregory Peck) and clothes designer Marilla (Lauren Bacall) meet and fall in love while on vacation. They marry on a whim, only to come to the shocking realization that they have ...more
  • Hot Rod Girl is a 1956 action film directed by Leslie H. Martinson and released by American International Pictures as a double feature with Girls in Prison. It stars Lori Nelson and Chuck Connors.
  • Though drunken baker Al Willis (Gene Barry) insists he's innocent of all charges, police chief Joe Conroy (Sterling Hayden) is determined to throw the book at Willis for murdering a fellow cop. ...more
  • A vehicle breakdown strands teens near a madman's (Chuck Connors) desert wax museum filled with lifelike dummies.
  • Gunman-for-hire Gil McCord (Rory Calhoun) gets an assignment to bring in a murderer to face trial. Surprisingly, the killer turns out to be lovely Ellen Beldon (Anne Francis). Regardless, McCord is a ...more
  • South Sea Woman is a 1953 action-comedy-drama film directed by Arthur Lubin and starring Burt Lancaster, Virginia Mayo and Chuck Connors. It is credited as being based on the play General Court ...more
  • Virus
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    Virus — literally "Day of Resurrection" — is a 1980 post-apocalyptic science fiction movie directed by Kinji Fukasaku and based on a 1964 novel written by Sakyo Komatsu. It starred Masao Kusakari, ...more
  • Cavalry veteran Sgt. Wade McCoy (Chuck Connors) immediately butts heads with his new supervisor, Lt. Jonathan Davenport (George Neise), over the latter's lack of experience on the treacherous route ...more