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

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

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The Ghost and Mr. Chicken Don Knotts, Joan Staley, Dick Sargent

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The Shakiest Gun in the West Don Knotts, Pat Morita, Barbara Rhoades

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The Incredible Mr. Limpet Don Knotts, Paul Frees, Jack Weston

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The Reluctant Astronaut Leslie Nielsen, Don Knotts, Arthur O'Connell

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The Apple Dumpling Gang Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Bill Bixby

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The Private Eyes Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Trisha Noble

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Herbie Goes to Monte Carlo Don Knotts, Dean Jones, Eric Braeden

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The Apple Dumpling Gang Rides Again Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Ruth Buzzi

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No Time for Sergeants Andy Griffith, Don Knotts, Nick Adams

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It's a Mad, Mad, Mad, Mad World Mickey Rooney, Spencer Tracy, Buster Keaton

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How to Frame a Figg Don Knotts, Yvonne Craig, Frank Welker

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Move Over, Darling Doris Day, James Garner, Don Knotts

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Return to Mayberry is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Don Knotts Movies
Return to Mayberry Ron Howard, Andy Griffith, Don Knotts

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Cannonball Run II Frank Sinatra, Burt Reynolds, Jackie Chan

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Hot Lead and Cold Feet Don Knotts, Darren McGavin, Jack Elam

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The Love God? Don Knotts, Anne Francis

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Gus Johnny Unitas, Dick Butkus, Ed Asner

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Chicken Little Patrick Stewart, Joan Cusack, Catherine O'Hara

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No Deposit, No Return David Niven, Don Knotts, Kim Richards

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Air Buddies Abigail Breslin, Michael Clarke Duncan, Molly Shannon

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Cats Don't Dance Natalie Cole, Don Knotts, George Kennedy

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An American Tail: The Treasure of Manhattan Island Lacey Chabert, Ron Perlman, Don Knotts

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Tom Sawyer Betty White, Don Knotts, Waylon Jennings

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The Prize Fighter Don Knotts, Tim Conway, David Wayne

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Wake Me When It's Over Don Knotts, Jack Warden, Ernie Kovacs

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Buzby the Misbehaving Bee Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Tahj Mowry

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Big Bully Tom Arnold, Rick Moranis, Don Knotts

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Hermie & Friends: Stanley the Stinkbug Goes to Camp Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Judge Reinhold

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Max Lucado's Hermie & Friends: Flo: The Lyin' Fly Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Vicki Lawrence

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The Last Time I Saw Archie Robert Mitchum, Don Knotts, France Nuyen

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Pinocchio and the Emperor of the Night Liza Minnelli, James Earl Jones, Ed Asner

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Quints Don Knotts, Robin Duke, Daniel Roebuck

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The Little Troll Prince: A Chr... is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Don Knotts Movies
The Little Troll Prince: A Christmas Parable Vincent Price, Cloris Leachman, Don Knotts