The Best Dennis Weaver Movies  

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

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

This list has everything from Stolen Women: Captured Hearts to The Gentle Giant.

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

Dennis Weaver was in some really popular films, and is right up there with stars like Fred Gwynne and Brian Dennehy in terms of fame and success.

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Dennis Weaver, Jacqueline Scott, Lou Frizzell
Duel is a 1971 television thriller film directed by Steven Spielberg and written by Richard Matheson, based on Matheson's short story of the same name. It stars Dennis Weaver as a terrified ...more
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Charlton Heston, Orson Welles, Marlene Dietrich
Touch of Evil is a 1958 American thriller film, written, directed by, and co-starring Orson Welles. The screenplay was loosely based on the novel Badge of Evil by Whit Masterson. Along with ...more
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James Garner, Dennis Weaver, Laura Antonelli
A Man Called Sledge is a 1970 spaghetti western starring James Garner in an extremely offbeat role as a grimly evil thief, and featuring Dennis Weaver, Claude Akins, and Wayde Preston. The film ...more
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Steve Buscemi, Roseanne Barr, Judi Dench
Home on the Range is a 2004 American animated musical western comedy film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released by Walt Disney Pictures on April 2, 2004, and was named after the ...more
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Susan Sullivan, Dennis Weaver, Nigel Davenport
The Ordeal of Dr. Mudd is a 1980 tv film written by Michael Berk and Douglas Schwartz, directed by Paul Wendkos.
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Sidney Poitier, James Garner, Bibi Andersson
Duel at Diablo is a 1966 western film starring James Garner in his first Western since leaving Maverick and Sidney Poitier in his first Western. Based on Marvin H. Albert's 1957 novel Apache ...more
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Dennis Weaver, Peter Keleghan, Vlasta Vrána
Escape from Wildcat Canyon is a 1988 adventure and family film written by Robert Gosnell and directed by Marc F. Voizard.
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Grace Kelly, Mickey Rooney, William Holden
The Bridges at Toko-Ri is a film from 1954 that was directed by Mark Robson and was based on the novel by James Michener about a U.S. Navy pilot assigned to bomb a group of heavily defended ...more
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Cocaine: One Man's Seduction James Spader, Jeffrey Tambor, Dennis Weaver
Cocaine: One Man's Seduction is a 1983 television film directed by Paul Wendkos, starring Dennis Weaver as a real estate agent who gets addicted to cocaine.
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Dana Delany, Ed O'Neill, Mare Winningham
A Winner Never Quits is a 1986 TV movie based on the true story of baseball player Pete Gray, the first one-armed man ever to play major league baseball, hired in 1943 as a "freak ...more
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Rock Hudson, Raymond Burr, James Arness
Horizons West is a 1952 American Western film directed by Budd Boetticher and starring Robert Ryan.
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Rock Hudson, Lee Van Cleef, Dennis Weaver
The Lawless Breed is a 1953 western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Rock Hudson. The film is based on the life of outlaw John Wesley Hardin.
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Clint Howard, Vera Miles, Dennis Weaver
The Gentle Giant is a 1967 family drama film written by Edward J. Lakso and Andy White and directed by James Neilson.
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Maureen O'Hara, Dennis Weaver, Jay Silverheels
War Arrow is a 1953 western film directed by George Sherman based on the Seminole Scouts and starring Jeff Chandler and Maureen O'Hara. Filmed by Universal-International, the film was shot in ...more
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Maureen O'Hara, Dennis Weaver, Jeanne Cooper
The Redhead from Wyoming is a 1953 American Western drama film produced by Leonard Goldstein and directed by Lee Sholem. It stars Maureen O'Hara as a saloon proprietress who becomes embroiled in ...more
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James Cagney, Dennis Weaver, Richard Jaeckel
The Gallant Hours is an American docudrama from 1960 about William F. Halsey, Jr., and his efforts in fighting against Admiral Isoroku Yamamoto and the Imperial Japanese Navy in the Guadalcanal ...more
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Debbie Reynolds, Shelley Winters, Yvette Vickers
What's the Matter With Helen? is a 1971 thriller film starring Debbie Reynolds and Shelley Winters.
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Valerie Harper, Ruth Gordon, Dennis Weaver
Don't Go To Sleep is a 1982 made-for-TV movie that was produced by Aaron Spelling and Douglas S. Cramer. The movie featured Dennis Weaver, Valerie Harper, Ruth Gordon, Robert Webber, and ...more
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History's Greatest Miracles Dennis Weaver
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Janine Turner, Dennis Weaver, Jean Louisa Kelly
Stolen Women: Captured Hearts is a 1997 made-for-television film directed by Jerry London. The film stars Janine Turner as Anna Morgan, a woman living on the plains of Kansas in 1868 who is ...more
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Joe Piscopo, Dennis Weaver, Ethan Erickson
Two Bits & Pepper is a 1995 comedy about two kidnappers, both played by Joe Piscopo, who capture two young girls and hold them for ransom. Fortunately for them, their talking equine pets, ...more
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Larry Hagman, Tyne Daly, Sally Struthers
Intimate Strangers is a 1977 TV movie.