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The Best David McCallum Movies  

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

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

Items on this list include Frankenstein: The True Story and Cherry.

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The Great Escape is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best David McCallum Movies
Steve McQueen, Richard Attenborough, James Garner
The Great Escape is a 1963 American WWII epic film based on an escape by British and Commonwealth POW from a German POW camp during WWII, starring Steve McQueen, James Garner, and Richard ...more
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Robbery Under Arms is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best David McCallum Movies
David McCallum, Peter Finch, Ronald Lewis
Robbery Under Arms is a 1957 film directed by Jack Lee.
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Joan Crawford, Robert Vaughn, David McCallum
The Karate Killers is a 1967 feature length film version of The Man from U.N.C.L.E.’s third season two-part episode "The Five Daughters Affair." The episodes were originally broadcast ...more
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Sean Connery, Honor Blackman, David McCallum
A Night to Remember is a 1958 British drama film adaptation of Walter Lord's book A Night to Remember, recounting the final night of the RMS Titanic. It was adapted by Eric Ambler, directed by ...more
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John Wayne, Charlton Heston, Angela Lansbury
The Greatest Story Ever Told is a 1965 American epic film produced and directed by George Stevens. It is a retelling of the story of Jesus Christ, from the Nativity through the Resurrection. ...more
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David McCallum, Charles Gray, David Dundas
Mosquito Squadron is a 1969 British war film made by Oakmont Productions, directed by Boris Sagal and starring David McCallum, with a memorable music score, which was composed and conducted by ...more
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Sol Madrid is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best David McCallum Movies
Stella Stevens, David McCallum, Rip Torn
Sol Madrid is a 1968 film directed by Brian G. Hutton and filmed in Acapulco. It was released in the UK as The Heroin Gang.
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Teacher, Teacher David McCallum, Billy Schulman
A recovering alcoholic former schoolteacher is hired to tutor a retarded boy.
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David McCallum, Keenan Wynn, Lloyd Bridges
Around the World Under the Sea is a 1966 science fiction film directed by Andrew Marton and starring Lloyd Bridges, with Marshall Thompson, Shirley Eaton, Gary Merrill, and David McCallum. It ...more
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Peter Cushing, David McCallum, Stanley Baker
Violent Playground is a 1958 British film directed by Basil Dearden starring Stanley Baker, Peter Cushing and David McCallum. The film, which deals with the genre of juvenile delinquent, has an ...more
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Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Senta Berger
The Spy with My Face is a 1965 spy-fi spy film based on The Man from U.N.C.L.E. television series. Robert Vaughn and David McCallum reprised their roles as secret agents Napoleon Solo and Illya ...more
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The Return of the Man from U.N.C.L.E Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Patrick Macnee
The Return of the Man from U.N.C.L.E.: The Fifteen-Years-Later Affair is a made-for-television film based on the series The Man from U.N.C.L.E., starring Robert Vaughn and David McCallum ...more
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Terence Stamp, Peter Ustinov, David McCallum
Billy Budd is a 1962 CinemaScope film produced, directed, and co-written by Peter Ustinov. Adapted from the stage play version of Herman Melville's short novel Billy Budd, it starred Terence ...more
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David McCallum, Harvey Korman, Sylva Koscina
Three Bites of the Apple is a 1967 American romance-comedy film directed by Alvin Ganzer. In this lightweight comedy, David McCallum stars as Stanley Thrumm, a retiring British tour guide who ...more
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Jane Seymour, John Gielgud, David McCallum
Frankenstein: The True Story is a 1973 British and American made-for-television horror film loosely based on the novel Frankenstein by Mary Shelley. It was directed by Jack Smight, and the ...more
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Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Carol Lynley
The Helicopter Spies is a 1968 feature length film version of The Man from U.N.C.L.E.’s fourth season two-part episode "The Prince of Darkness Affair." The episodes were originally ...more
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David McCallum, Ronald Lewis, Belinda Lee
The Secret Place is a 1957 British crime film, and the directorial debut of Clive Donner. It stars Belinda Lee, Ronald Lewis, and a young David McCallum in a supporting role.
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The Unknown David McCallum
The Unknown is a 1964 film directed by Gerd Oswald.
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Hauser's Memory Leslie Nielsen, David McCallum
Hauser's Memory was a 1970 science fiction television movie that was directed by Boris Sagal and starred Susan Strasberg, David McCallum, Lilli Palmer, Robert Webber and Leslie Nielsen. The ...more
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Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Eleanor Parker
How To Steal the World is a 1968 adventure/action film based on the series The Man from U.N.C.L.E., with Robert Vaughn and David McCallum reprising their roles as secret agents Napoleon Solo and ...more
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Robert Vaughn, David McCallum, Rip Torn
One Spy Too Many is the 1966 feature length film version of The Man from U.N.C.L.E.'s two-part season two premiere episode "Alexander the Greater Affair". It, as does the television ...more
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David McCallum, Parminder Nagra, Ana Ortiz
Batman: Gotham Knight is a 2008 direct-to-DVD anthology film of six short animated superhero films intended to be set in between the films Batman Begins and The Dark Knight, though it is not ...more
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Montgomery Clift, David McCallum, Susannah York
Freud: The Secret Passion, also known as Freud, is a 1962 American biographical film drama based on the life of the Austrian psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud, directed by John Huston and starring ...more
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Cherry David McCallum, Heather Matarazzo, Shalom Harlow
Cherry is a 1999 film directed by Joseph Pierson and Jon Glascoe.
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Sean Connery, David McCallum, William Hartnell
Hell Drivers is a British film directed by Cy Endfield and starring Stanley Baker, Herbert Lom, Peggy Cummins, Patrick McGoohan and Sean Connery. The film was produced by the Rank Organisation ...more