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The Best Cornel Wilde Movies

Updated September 23, 2019 549 votes 126 voters 8.9k views34 items

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

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

Items on this list include Road House and Omar Khayyam.

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    Road House

    Richard Widmark, Celeste Holm
    Road House is a 1948 film noir drama directed by Jean Negulesco, with cinematography by Joseph...  more
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    The Big Combo

    Lee Van Cleef, Brian Donlevy
    The Big Combo is a 1955 American film noir directed by Joseph H. Lewis and photographed by...  more
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    The Naked Prey

    Cornel Wilde, Patrick Mynhardt
    The Naked Prey is a 1965 adventure film starring Cornel Wilde, who also served as director and...  more
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    High Sierra

    Humphrey Bogart, Joan Leslie
    High Sierra is a 1941 early heist film and film noir written by W.R. Burnett and John Huston...  more

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    #75 of 123 The Best Mafia Films Of All Time#62 of 142 The Best Film Noir Movies

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    Beach Red

    Rip Torn, Cornel Wilde
    Beach Red is a 1967 World War II film starring Cornel Wilde and Rip Torn. The film depicts a...  more
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    It Had to Be You

    Ginger Rogers, Cornel Wilde
    It Had to Be You is a 1947 romantic comedy film directed by Don Hartman and Rudolph Maté,...  more
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    Gargoyles

    Scott Glenn, Cornel Wilde
    Gargoyles is a 1972 horror film written by Steven Karpf and Elinor Karpf and directed by Bill...  more
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    Leave Her to Heaven

    Gene Tierney, Vincent Price
    Leave Her to Heaven is a 1945 American Technicolor film noir starring Gene Tierney, Cornel...  more
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    The Greatest Show on Earth

    James Stewart, Charlton Heston
    The Greatest Show on Earth is a 1952 American drama film produced and directed by Cecil B....  more

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    Beyond Mombasa

    Donna Reed, Cornel Wilde
    Beyond Mombasa is a 1956 Technicolor film directed by George Marshall filmed and set in Kenya....  more
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    At Sword's Point

    Maureen O'Hara, Cornel Wilde
    At Sword's Point is a film directed by Lewis Allen released on February 1952....  more
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    Treasure of the Golden Condor

    Anne Bancroft, Cornel Wilde
    Treasure of the Golden Condor is an American Technicolor film directed by Delmer Daves,...  more
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    The Fifth Musketeer

    Ursula Andress, Olivia de Havilland
    The Fifth Musketeer is a 1979 film adaptation of the last section of the novel The Vicomte de...  more
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    Two Flags West

    Linda Darnell, Joseph Cotten
    Two Flags West is a 1950 Western drama set during the American Civil War, directed by Robert...  more
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    Omar Khayyam

    Debra Paget, Raymond Massey
    Omar Khayyam is an American movie directed by William Dieterle, filmed in 1956 and released in...  more
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    Shockproof

    Cornel Wilde, Howard St. John
    Shockproof is a 1949 American film noir directed by Douglas Sirk, and starring Cornel Wilde...  more
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    California Conquest

    Teresa Wright, Cornel Wilde
    California Conquest is a 1952 American film, directed by Lew Landers, and starring Cornel...  more
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    Edge of Eternity

    Jack Elam, Edgar Buchanan
    Edge of Eternity is a 1959 CinemaScope film directed by Don Siegel shot on location in the...  more
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    A Thousand and One Nights

    Phil Silvers, Evelyn Keyes
    A Thousand and One Nights is a tongue-in-cheek Technicolor fantasy film set in the Baghdad of...  more
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    The Homestretch

    Maureen O'Hara, Cornel Wilde
    The Homestretch is a 1947 drama film directed by H. Bruce Humberstone....
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    Centennial Summer

    Jeanne Crain, Walter Brennan
    Centennial Summer is a 1946 musical film directed by Otto Preminger. The musical, that stars...  more
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    Hot Blood

    Jane Russell, Cornel Wilde
    Hot Blood is a 1956 film starring Jane Russell and Cornel Wilde....  more
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    Life Begins at Eight-Thirty

    Ida Lupino, William Demarest
    Life Begins at Eight-Thirty is a 1942 drama film starring Monty Woolley as a washed-up,...  more
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    Kisses for Breakfast

    Jane Wyatt, Cornel Wilde
    Kisses for Breakfast is a 1941 film directed by Lewis Seiler....  more
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    Star of India

    Herbert Lom, Cornel Wilde
    Star of India is a 1954 British adventure film directed by Arthur Lubin and starring Cornel...  more