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List of the best Dom DeLuise movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Appearing in such films as Blazing Saddles and The Muppet Movie, Dom DeLuise developed a reputation for being a hilarious addition to any movie. Dom DeLuise'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 Dom DeLuise movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Dom DeLuise movies will be at the top of the list. Dom DeLuise has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Dom DeLuise movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Dom DeLuise films to end the squabble once and for all.

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

List films include Spaceballs, An American Tail and many more.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Dom DeLuise movies?" and "What are the greatest Dom DeLuise roles of all time?" If you are a fan of Dom DeLuise's big comedy style, you might also enjoy our list of best Gene Wilder movies and best John Candy movies.
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Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft Blazing Saddles is a 1974 satirical Western comedy film directed by Mel Brooks. Starring Cleavon Little and Gene Wilder, the film was written by Brooks, Andrew Bergman, Richard Pryor, Norman ...more

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The Secret of NIMH Shannen Doherty, Wil Wheaton, Derek Jacobi The Secret of NIMH is a 1982 American animated fantasy adventure drama film directed by Don Bluth in his directorial debut. It is an adaptation of Robert C. O'Brien's 1971 children's novel Mrs. ...more

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The Cannonball Run Farrah Fawcett, Terry Bradshaw, Burt Reynolds The Cannonball Run is a 1981 comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Dom DeLuise, Farrah Fawcett, and an all-star supporting cast. It was directed by Hal Needham, produced by Hong ...more

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Spaceballs Joan Rivers, John Hurt, Mel Brooks Spaceballs is a 1987 American parody film co-written and directed by Mel Brooks and starring Brooks, Bill Pullman, John Candy and Rick Moranis. It also features Daphne Zuniga, Dick Van Patten, ...more

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The End Sally Field, Burt Reynolds, Carl Reiner The End is a 1978 black comedy-buddy film, directed by and starring Burt Reynolds. The cast also features Dom DeLuise, Sally Field, Strother Martin, David Steinberg, Joanne Woodward, Norman ...more

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Cannonball Run II Frank Sinatra, Burt Reynolds, Jackie Chan Cannonball Run II is a 1984 American comedy film featuring Burt Reynolds and an all-star cast, released by Warner Bros. and Golden Harvest. Like the original Cannonball Run, it is a set around ...more

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All Dogs Go to Heaven Loni Anderson, Dom DeLuise, Vic Tayback All Dogs Go to Heaven is a 1989 American–Irish animated musical adventure comedy film directed and produced by Don Bluth and released by United Artists and Goldcrest Films. The film tells the ...more

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Robin Hood: Men in Tights Patrick Stewart, Mel Brooks, Dave Chappelle Robin Hood: Men in Tights is a 1993 French-American musical adventure comedy film and a parody of the Robin Hood story. Produced and directed by Mel Brooks, the film stars Cary Elwes, Richard ...more

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Hot Stuff Suzanne Pleshette, Dom DeLuise, Jerry Reed Hot Stuff is a 1979 comedy film that starred Dom DeLuise, Suzanne Pleshette, Jerry Reed and Ossie Davis. DeLuise also directed the movie, and the song "Hot Stuff" was written and ...more

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Oliver & Company Billy Joel, Bette Midler, Cheech Marin Oliver & Company is a 1988 American animated musical buddy comedy-drama film produced by Walt Disney Feature Animation and released on November 18, 1988 by Walt Disney Pictures. The 27th ...more

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History of the World, Part I Mel Brooks, Orson Welles, Hugh Hefner History of the World, Part I is a 1981 comedy film written, produced, and directed by Mel Brooks. Brooks also stars in the film, playing five roles: Moses, Comicus the stand-up philosopher, ...more

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The Muppet Movie Steve Martin, Mel Brooks, Richard Pryor The Muppet Movie is a 1979 American-British musical road comedy film and the first of a series of live-action feature films starring Jim Henson's Muppets. Directed by James Frawley, the film's ...more

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Haunted Honeymoon Gene Wilder, Gilda Radner, Dom DeLuise Haunted Honeymoon is a 1986 comedy movie starring Gene Wilder, Gilda Radner, Dom DeLuise, and Jonathan Pryce. Wilder also served as the film's writer and director. The film also marked Radner's ...more

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The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother Gene Wilder, Madeline Kahn, Albert Finney The Adventure of Sherlock Holmes' Smarter Brother is a 1975 American musical comedy film with Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn, Dom DeLuise, Roy Kinnear and Leo McKern. The film was ...more

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An American Tail Christopher Plummer, Madeline Kahn, Dom DeLuise An American Tail is a 1986 American animated musical adventure film directed by Don Bluth and produced by Sullivan Bluth Studios and Amblin Entertainment. The film tells the story of Fievel ...more

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The Twelve Chairs Mel Brooks, Frank Langella, Dom DeLuise The Twelve Chairs is a 1970 American comedy film directed by Mel Brooks, starring Frank Langella, Ron Moody and Dom DeLuise. The screenplay was written by Brooks. The film was one of at least 18 ...more

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Smokey and the Bandit II is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Dom DeLuise Movies
Smokey and the Bandit II Terry Bradshaw, Sally Field, Burt Reynolds Smokey and the Bandit II is a 1980 comedy film released on August 15, 1980 in the United States. It is the sequel to the 1977 film Smokey and the Bandit. The film stars Burt Reynolds, Sally ...more

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Johnny Dangerously Danny DeVito, Dick Butkus, Michael Keaton Johnny Dangerously is a 1984 American parody of 1930s' crime/gangster movies. It was directed by Amy Heckerling; its four screenwriters included Bernie Kukoff and Jeff Harris. The film stars ...more

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The Glass Bottom Boat Doris Day, Dom DeLuise, Paul Lynde The Glass Bottom Boat is an 1966 American romantic comedy movie directed by Frank Tashlin, starring Doris Day and Rod Taylor, with Arthur Godfrey, Dick Martin, Dom DeLuise and Paul Lynde. It is ...more

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We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story John Goodman, Jay Leno, Martin Short We're Back! A Dinosaur's Story is a 1993 American animated science fiction adventure film, produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio, distributed by Universal Pictures, and ...more

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Silent Movie Liza Minnelli, Paul Newman, Mel Brooks Silent Movie is a 1976 satirical comedy film co-written, directed by, and starring Mel Brooks, and released by 20th Century Fox on June 17, 1976. The ensemble cast includes Dom DeLuise, Marty ...more

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Baby Geniuses Kathleen Turner, Christopher Lloyd, Kim Cattrall Baby Geniuses is a 1999 family-oriented comedy film directed by Bob Clark. It stars Kathleen Turner and Christopher Lloyd. The film has the distinction of being the first full-length feature to ...more

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Fatso Anne Bancroft, Dom DeLuise, Robert Costanzo Fatso is a 1980 American comedy film written and directed by Anne Bancroft and starring Dom DeLuise, Ron Carey and Candice Azzara.

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Evil Roy Slade Mickey Rooney, Milton Berle, Penny Marshall Evil Roy Slade is a 1972 made-for-television spoof-Western comedy film about the "meanest villain in the West". It was directed by Jerry Paris and co-produced and co-written by Garry

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The Cheap Detective Ann-Margret, James Cromwell, Madeline Kahn The Cheap Detective is a 1978 American satirical comedy film written by Neil Simon and directed by Robert Moore as a follow-up to their successful Murder by Death. It stars Peter Falk as Lou ...more

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All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 Charlie Sheen, Ernest Borgnine, Sheena Easton All Dogs Go to Heaven 2 is a 1996 animated musical adventure film, and a sequel to Goldcrest Films' 1989 animated film All Dogs Go to Heaven. Produced by MGM Animation It is directed by Larry ...more

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An American Tail: Fievel Goes West James Stewart, John Cleese, Jon Lovitz An American Tail: Fievel Goes West is a 1991 American animated western film produced by Steven Spielberg's Amblimation animation studio and released by Universal Pictures. It is the sequel to An ...more

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Don't Drink the Water Woody Allen, Michael J. Fox, Mayim Bialik Don't Drink the Water is a 1994 television film comedy written and directed by Woody Allen, based on a play that premiered on Broadway in 1966. This is the second filmed version of the play, ...more

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A Troll in Central Park Cloris Leachman, Dom DeLuise, Hayley Mills A Troll in Central Park is a 1994 American animated musical fantasy-comedy film directed by Don Bluth and Gary Goldman, creators of Thumbelina, The Land Before Time, All Dogs Go to Heaven, The ...more

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Fail Safe Henry Fonda, Walter Matthau, Larry Hagman Fail-Safe is a 1964 Cold war thriller film directed by Sidney Lumet, based on the 1962 novel of the same name by Eugene Burdick and Harvey Wheeler. It portrays a fictional account of a Cold War ...more

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Loose Cannons Dan Aykroyd, Gene Hackman, Nancy Travis Loose Cannons is a 1990 comedy film, written by Richard Matheson, Richard Christian Matheson, and Bob Clark, who also directed the film. The film is about a hard-nosed cop who is teamed up with ...more

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The Busy Body Richard Pryor, Sid Caesar, Anne Baxter The Busy Body is a 1967 comedy film starring Sid Caesar as a member of a crime ring and Robert Ryan as his boss. It was directed and produced by William Castle and was the first film appearance ...more

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An All Dogs Christmas Carol Ashley Tisdale, Ernest Borgnine, Sheena Easton An All Dogs Christmas Carol is a 1998 animated TV movie which was originally aired on ABC. To date, it is the final installment in the All Dogs Go to Heaven film series and it also serves as the ...more

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The Last Married Couple in America Natalie Wood, George Segal, Valerie Harper The Last Married Couple in America is a 1980 comedy film released in the US. It was directed by Gilbert Cates, whose most successful film Oh, God! Book II, was released in the same year. The ...more

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The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas Dolly Parton, Burt Reynolds, Jim Nabors The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas is a 1982 American musical comedy film co-written, produced and directed by Colin Higgins. It is an adaptation of the 1978 Broadway musical of the same name ...more

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Happily Ever After Malcolm McDowell, Carol Channing, Ed Asner Happily Ever After is a 1990 American animated film written by Robby London and Martha Moran and directed by John Howley. The film stars Irene Cara, Malcolm McDowell, Edward Asner, Carol ...more

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Wholly Moses! Richard Pryor, Dudley Moore, John Ritter Wholly Moses! is a 1980 Biblical spoof similar to that of Monty Python's Life of Brian. Dudley Moore, between performances in 10 and Arthur, plays Old Testament-era idol maker Herschel, whose ...more

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The Silence of the Hams Mel Brooks, Shelley Winters, Phyllis Diller The Silence of the Hams is a 1994 parody film directed and written by Italian comedian Ezio Greggio. It is a parody of many popular thriller and horror films, notably The Silence of the Lambs ...more

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An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island Lacey Chabert, Ron Perlman, Don Knotts An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island is the third film in the An American Tail series. and the first direct-to-video film. This film was first released in 1998. It was released by ...more

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An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster Lacey Chabert, Dom DeLuise, Thomas Dekker An American Tail: The Mystery of the Night Monster is the second direct-to-video follow-up to An American Tail and the fourth film in the An American Tail series, starring Thomas Dekker as the ...more

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The Skateboard Kid Dom DeLuise, Bess Armstrong, Cliff DeYoung The Skateboard Kid is a 1993 comedy, family and fantasy film written by Larry Swerdlove and Gary Stuart Kaplan and directed by Larry Swerdlove.

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The World's Greatest Lover Danny DeVito, Gene Wilder, Carol Kane The World's Greatest Lover is a 1977 comedy film directed, written by and starring Gene Wilder, and co-starring Carol Kane. It is a tribute/spoof of classic silent comedies and 'old Hollywood' ...more

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The Godson Rodney Dangerfield, Dom DeLuise, Lou Ferrigno The Godson is a 1998 comedy directed by Bob Hoge, starring Rodney Dangerfield, Kevin McDonald and Dom DeLuise. The film is a parody of The Godfather franchise and Scarface, as well as other ...more

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Trabbi Goes to Hollywood Vlade Divac, Milton Berle, Billy Dee Williams Trabbi Goes to Hollywood is a 1991 US comedy film directed by Jon Turteltaub, starring Thomas Gottschalk, Billy Dee Williams, Dom DeLuise, and James Tolkan.

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The Magic Voyage Corey Feldman, Dom DeLuise, Irene Cara The Magic Voyage is a 1992 German animated fantasy film, released theatrically in Germany as Die Abenteuer von Pico und Columbus by Bavaria Film in 14 February 1992. The film was later dubbed in ...more

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Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? Dustin Hoffman, Dom DeLuise, Jack Warden Who Is Harry Kellerman and Why Is He Saying Those Terrible Things About Me? is an American comedy drama film released in 1971 directed by Ulu Grosbard and starring Dustin Hoffman. It portrays a ...more

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Norwood Joe Namath, Glen Campbell, Dom DeLuise Norwood is a 1970 film that reunites True Grit co-stars Glen Campbell and Kim Darby, also featuring Joe Namath. It was based on the book of the same title, written by Charles Portis, but updated ...more

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Munchie Jennifer Love Hewitt, Loni Anderson, Dom DeLuise Munchie is a 1992 comedy film. The film was directed by Jim Wynorski. The film stars Andrew Stevens and Loni Anderson and Jennifer Love Hewitt makes her debut as a film actress.. The film was ...more

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The Brainiacs.com Alexandra Paul, Dom DeLuise, Michael Angarano The Brainiacs.com is an American family comedy.

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Sextette Alice Cooper, Ringo Starr, Keith Moon Sextette is a 1978 American comedy/musical motion picture released by Crown International Pictures. The film stars Mae West. Other actors in the cast included Timothy Dalton, Dom DeLuise, Tony ...more