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The Best Dean Martin Movies  

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

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

Examples include 5 Card Stud and Kiss Me, Stupid.

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

If you're a fan of Dean Martin, then check out our lists of the best Elvis Presley and Aretha Franklin movies as well.

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John Wayne, Dean Martin, Angie Dickinson
Rio Bravo is a 1959 American Western film produced and directed by Howard Hawks and starring John Wayne, Dean Martin, Ricky Nelson, Angie Dickinson, Walter Brennan, and Ward Bond. Written by ...more
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John Wayne, Dean Martin, Dennis Hopper
The Sons of Katie Elder is a 1965 Technicolor Western film directed by Henry Hathaway and starring John Wayne and Dean Martin. The movie was filmed principally in Mexico. The film Four Brothers ...more
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Raquel Welch, James Stewart, Dean Martin
Bandolero! is a 1968 western directed by Andrew V. McLaglen starring James Stewart, Dean Martin, Raquel Welch and George Kennedy. The story centers on two brothers on a run from the posse, led ...more
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Marlon Brando, Dean Martin, Montgomery Clift
The Young Lions is a 1958 CinemaScope war drama film directed by Edward Dmytryk, based upon the 1948 novel of the same name by Irwin Shaw, and starring Marlon Brando, Montgomery Clift, and Dean ...more
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Jacqueline Bissett, Dean Martin, Burt Lancaster
Airport is a 1970 American drama film starring Burt Lancaster and Dean Martin, directed and written by George Seaton, and based on Arthur Hailey's 1968 novel of the same name. It originated the ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin
Some Came Running is a 1958 film directed by Vincente Minnelli.
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Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Bing Crosby
Robin and the 7 Hoods is a 1964 American musical film directed by Gordon Douglas and starring Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Bing Crosby. The picture features Peter Falk, ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin
Ocean's 11 is a 1960 heist film directed by Lewis Milestone and starring five Rat Packers: Peter Lawford, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Joey Bishop. Centered on a series of ...more
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Dean Martin, Robert Mitchum, Roddy McDowall
5 Card Stud is a 1968 Western directed by Henry Hathaway and starring Dean Martin and Robert Mitchum, The script, based on a novel by Ray Gaulden, was written by Marguerite Roberts, who also ...more
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Dean Martin, Elizabeth Montgomery, Jean Stapleton
Bells Are Ringing is a 1960 romantic comedy-musical film directed by Vincente Minnelli and starring Judy Holliday and Dean Martin.
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Dean Martin, Alain Delon, Peter Graves
Texas Across The River is a 1966 western film comedy/satire with Dean Martin and Joey Bishop. The film was directed by Michael Gordon.
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Frank Sinatra, Ursula Andress, Dean Martin
4 for Texas is a 1963 American western comedy starring Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Anita Ekberg, Ursula Andress, and featuring screen thugs Charles Bronson and Mike Mazurki, with a cameo ...more
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Dean Martin, Stella Stevens, Eli Wallach
How to Save a Marriage and Ruin Your Life is a 1968 film directed by Fielder Cook. It stars Dean Martin and Stella Stevens.
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Dean Martin, Gene Tierney, Wendy Hiller
Toys in the Attic is a 1963 American drama film starring Dean Martin, Geraldine Page, Yvette Mimieux, Gene Tierney and Wendy Hiller. The film was directed by George Roy Hill and is based on a ...more
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Dean Martin, Janet Leigh, Tony Curtis
Who Was That Lady? is a 1960 comedy film starring Tony Curtis, Dean Martin, and Janet Leigh. The movie was made by Ansark-Sidney, distributed by Columbia Pictures, directed by George Sidney, and ...more
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Ann-Margret, Dean Martin, Karl Malden
Murderers' Row is a 1966 American comedy-spy-fi film starring Dean Martin and very loosely based upon the Matt Helm spy novel Murderers' Row by Donald Hamilton, which was published in 1962. ...more
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Shirley MacLaine, Dean Martin, Cliff Robertson
All in a Night's Work is a 1961 romantic screwball comedy starring Dean Martin and Shirley MacLaine, and directed by Joseph Anthony.
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Dean Martin, Susan Hayward, Martin Balsam
Ada is a 1961 American political drama film made by Avon Productions and distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was directed by Daniel Mann and produced by Lawrence Weingarten, with a screenplay ...more
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Dean Martin, Stella Stevens, Cyd Charisse
The Silencers is an American spy film spoof motion picture released in 1966 and starring Dean Martin as agent Matt Helm. It is loosely based upon the novel The Silencers by Donald Hamilton, as ...more
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Paul Newman, Shirley MacLaine, Dick Van Dyke
What a Way to Go! is a 1964 American black comedy directed by J. Lee Thompson and starring Shirley MacLaine, Paul Newman, Robert Mitchum, Dean Martin, Gene Kelly, Bob Cummings and Dick Van
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Dean Martin
Mr. Ricco is a 1975 crime drama film directed by Paul Bogart and starring Dean Martin in his last leading film role, along with Eugene Roche, Denise Nicholas and Cindy Williams.
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Chuck Norris, Dean Martin, Sharon Tate
The Wrecking Crew, released in December, 1968 and starring Dean Martin, Elke Sommer, Nancy Kwan, Tina Louise and Sharon Tate, is the fourth and final film in a series of American comedy-spy-fi ...more
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Dean Martin, Jean Simmons, George Peppard
Rough Night in Jericho is a 1967 western film starring Dean Martin, George Peppard and Jean Simmons, directed by Arnold Laven. It was based on the novel The Man in Black, written by Marvin H. ...more
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Dean Martin, Honor Blackman, Brian Keith
Something Big is a 1971 American motion picture produced by Andrew V. McLaglen and James Lee Barrett. A Western comedy, the film stars Dean Martin, Honor Blackman and Brian Keith.
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Jerry Lewis, Dean Martin, Carmen Miranda
Scared Stiff is a 1953 American musical comedy film directed by George Marshall and starring Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis. One of the 17 movies made by the Martin and Lewis team, it was released ...more