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The Best Chuck Connors Movies 

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Updated June 11, 2019 764 votes 198 voters 16.8k views 58 items

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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.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Chuck Connors movies?" and "What are the greatest Chuck Connors roles of all time?"

Movie fans who love Chuck Connors have also been known to enjoy films starring Michael Landon and James Arness.

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Cesar Romero, Chuck Connors, Aron Kincaid

Released: 1972

Directed by: Ferde Grofé, Jr.

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
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Charlton Heston, Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons

Released: 1958

Directed by: William Wyler

The Big Country is a 1958 American epic Western film directed by William Wyler and starring Gregory Peck, Jean Simmons, Carroll Baker, Charlton Heston and Burl Ives. The supporting cast features ...more

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Chuck Connors, Fess Parker, Dorothy McGuire

Released: 1957

Directed by: Robert Stevenson

Old Yeller is a 1957 American family tragedy film produced by Walt Disney. It stars Tommy Kirk, Dorothy McGuire and Beverly Washburn. It is about a boy and a stray dog in Texas. It is based upon ...more

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William Shatner, Leslie Nielsen, Sonny Bono

Released: 1982

Directed by: Ken Finkleman

Airplane II: The Sequel is a 1982 sequel to the 1980 American comedy film Airplane!. First released on December 10, 1982, the film was written and directed by Ken Finkleman and stars Robert ...more

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Chuck Connors, Luke Halpin, Joe Higgins

Released: 1963

Directed by: James B. Clark

Flipper is an American feature film released on August 14, 1963 written by Arthur Weiss based upon a story by Ricou Browning and Jack Cowden. Produced by Ivan Tors and directed by James B. ...more

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Charlton Heston, Edward G. Robinson, Dick Van Patten

Released: 1973

Directed by: Richard Fleischer

Soylent Green is a 1973 American science fiction film directed by Richard Fleischer and starring Charlton Heston, Leigh Taylor-Young, and, in his final film, Edward G. Robinson. The film ...more

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James Garner, Suzanne Pleshette, Joan Blondell

Released: 1971

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Support Your Local Gunfighter is a 1971 comic western film starring James Garner, directed by Burt Kennedy, and written by James Edward Grant. The film shares many cast and crew members and plot ...more

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Adam West, Chuck Connors, Denver Pyle

Released: 1962

Directed by: Arnold Laven

Geronimo is a 1962 Technicolor Western film made by Levy-Gardner-Laven and released by United Artists, starring Chuck Connors in the title role. The film was directed by Arnold Laven from a ...more
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Joan Blondell, Chuck Connors, Jamie Farr

Released: 1966

Directed by: Bernard McEveety

Ride Beyond Vengeance is a 1966 western film. It stars Chuck Connors, Michael Rennie, Kathryn Hays and Bill Bixby. The film was directed by Bernard McEveety and produced by Andrew J. Fenady from ...more
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Doris Day, James Garner, Don Knotts

Released: 1963

Directed by: Michael Gordon

Move Over, Darling is a 1963 comedy film starring Doris Day, James Garner, and Polly Bergen and directed by Michael Gordon. The picture was a remake of a 1940 screwball comedy, My Favorite Wife, ...more
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Jennifer Jones, Chuck Connors, Robert Stack

Released: 1955

Directed by: Henry Koster

Good Morning, Miss Dove is a 1955 DeLuxe Color and CinemaScope film which tells the sentimental story of a beloved schoolteacher who reflects back on her life and former students when she is ...more
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Katharine Hepburn, Spencer Tracy, Charles Bronson

Released: 1952

Directed by: George Cukor

Pat and Mike is a 1952 American romantic comedy film starring Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn. The movie was written by Ruth Gordon and Garson Kanin, and directed by George Cukor, who also ...more
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Willie Nelson, Angie Dickinson, Richard Widmark

Released: 1988

Directed by: Burt Kennedy

Once Upon a Texas Train is 1988 made-for-TV movie directed by Burt Kennedy and starring Willie Nelson as John Henry Lee and Richard Widmark as Captain Oren Hayes. The movie opens with a train ...more
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Lauren Bacall, Gregory Peck, Chuck Connors

Released: 1957

Directed by: Vincente Minnelli

Designing Woman is a 1957 romantic comedy about fashion. Vincente Minnelli directed stars Lauren Bacall and Gregory Peck. George Wells won an Academy Award for the screenplay.
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Chuck Connors, Gene Barry, Sterling Hayden

Released: 1954

Directed by: Jerry Hopper

Naked Alibi is a 1954 black-and-white film noir crime drama starring Sterling Hayden, Gloria Grahame and Gene Barry. Portions of the film were shot in Tijuana, Baja California, Mexico.
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Chuck Connors, Luciana Paluzzi, Robert Ryan

Released: 1969

Directed by: James Hill

Captain Nemo and the Underwater City was a 1969 British film, featuring the character Captain Nemo and inspired by some of the settings of Jules Verne's novel Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the ...more
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Tanya Roberts, Chuck Connors, Keith McDermott

Released: 1979

Directed by: David Schmoeller

Tourist Trap is a 1979 American horror film directed by David Schmoeller, and starring Chuck Connors, Jocelyn Jones, Robin Sherwood, and Tanya Roberts. The film revolves around a group of ...more

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Burt Lancaster, Chuck Connors, Virginia Mayo

Released: 1953

Directed by: Arthur Lubin

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
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Chuck Connors, Frank Gorshin, John Smith

Released: 1956

Directed by: Leslie H. Martinson

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
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Anne Francis, Telly Savalas, Chuck Connors

Released: 1972

Directed by: Eugenio Martín

Pancho Villa is a 1972 American, British and Spanish spaghetti western film directed by Eugenio Martín. The film features Telly Savalas, Clint Walker, Chuck Connors and Anne Francis. Shot ...more
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Chuck Connors, Susan Cummings

Released: 1957

Directed by: Lesley Selander

Tomahawk Trail is a 1957 Western film starring Chuck Connors.
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John Huston, Ricardo Montalbán, Chuck Connors

Released: 1971

Directed by: Burt Kennedy, Niksa Fulgosi

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 ...more
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John Wayne, Roy Rogers, Glenn Ford

Released: 1979

Directed by: Walter C. Miller

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Chuck Connors, Vince Edwards, Neville Brand

Released: 1973

Directed by: Bert I. Gordon

The Mad Bomber, aka The Police Connection, is a 1973 film directed by Bert I. Gordon. It stars Vince Edwards, Chuck Connors and Neville Brand.
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George Kennedy, Robert Vaughn, Glenn Ford

Released: 1980

Directed by: Kinji Fukasaku

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 ...more

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