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The Best Don Rickles Movies

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

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

Don Rickles is also well known for voicing Mr. Potato Head in the Toy Story movies.

Don Rickles's filmography includes Dirty Work, Casino, and more.

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

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    Toy Story 3

    Tom Hanks, Whoopi Goldberg

    Released2010

    Directed byLee Unkrich

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    Toy Story 2

    Tom Hanks, Kelsey Grammer

    Released1999

    Directed byJohn Lasseter, Lee Unkrich, Ash Brannon

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    Toy Story

    Tom Hanks, Tim Allen

    Released1995

    Directed byJohn Lasseter

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    Kelly's Heroes

    Clint Eastwood, Donald Sutherland

    Released1970

    Directed byBrian G. Hutton

    Kelly's Heroes is a 1970 comedy film directed by Brian G. Hutton, about a group of WWII soldiers who go AWOL to rob a bank behind enemy lines. The film stars Clint Eastwood, Telly Savalas, Don...  more

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    Muscle Beach Party

    Don Rickles, Annette Funicello

    Released1964

    Directed byWilliam Asher

    Muscle Beach Party is the second of seven beach party films produced by American International Pictures. It stars Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello and was directed by William Asher, who also...  more
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    The Rat Race

    Debbie Reynolds, Don Rickles

    Released1960

    Directed byRobert Mulligan

    The Rat Race is a 1960 American drama film directed by Robert Mulligan and starring Tony Curtis and Debbie Reynolds as struggling young entertainment professionals in New York City. Filming took...  more
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    The J-K Conspiracy

    Don Rickles, Dave Rickards

    Released2004

    Directed byCookie Randolph

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    Innocent Blood

    Angela Bassett, Don Rickles

    Released1992

    Directed byJohn Landis

    Innocent Blood is a 1992 American horror film directed by John Landis. The film stars Anne Parillaud as a beautiful French vampire who finds herself pitted against a gang of vicious men led by Robert...  more

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    Bikini Beach

    Stevie Wonder, Elizabeth Montgomery

    Released1964

    Directed byWilliam Asher

    Bikini Beach is a 1964 American teen film directed by William Asher and starring Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello. The film belongs to the beach party genre of movies, popular in the 1960s. This...  more
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    Zookeeper

    Sylvester Stallone, Cher

    Released2011

    Directed byFrank Coraci

    Zookeeper is a 2011 American romantic comedy film starring Kevin James and featuring the voices of Nick Nolte, Sylvester Stallone, Adam Sandler, Judd Apatow, Cher, Jon Favreau, and Faizon Love. The...  more

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    Beach Blanket Bingo

    Don Rickles, Linda Evans

    Released1965

    Directed byWilliam Asher

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    Hawaiian Vacation

    Tom Hanks, Michael Keaton

    Released2011

    Directed byGary Rydstrom

    Toy Story Toons: Hawaiian Vacation is a 2011 Pixar computer animated short film directed by Gary Rydstrom. It is the first short in the Toy Story Toons series. The short features characters from the...  more
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    Quest for Camelot

    Pierce Brosnan, Celine Dion

    Released1998

    Directed byFrederik Du Chau

    Quest for Camelot is a 1998 American animated musical fantasy film from Warner Bros. Animation, based on the novel The King's Damosel by Vera Chapman, it stars Jessalyn Gilsig, Cary Elwes, Jane...  more

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    Don Rickles, Annette Funicello

    Released2006

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    Dirty Work

    Adam Sandler, Chevy Chase

    Released1998

    Directed byBob Saget

    Dirty Work is a comedy buddy film starring Norm Macdonald, Artie Lange, Jack Warden, and Traylor Howard and directed by Bob Saget. In the film, long-time friends Mitch and Sam start a...  more

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    Pajama Party

    Teri Garr, Buster Keaton

    Released1964

    Directed byDon Weis

    Pajama Party is a 1964 beach party film starring Tommy Kirk and Annette Funicello. This is the fourth in a series of seven beach films produced by American International Pictures. The other films in...  more
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    Dennis the Menace Strikes Again

    Betty White, Carrot Top

    Released1998

    Directed byCharles T. Kanganis

    Dennis the Menace Strikes Again is a 1998 direct-to-video sequel to the 1993 theatrical feature Dennis the Menace. It was produced by Outlaw Productions and released by Warner Bros. on July 14,...  more

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    The Money Jungle

    Don Rickles, Nehemiah Persoff

    Released1968

    Directed byFrancis D. Lyon

    The Money Jungle is a 1968 American drama film directed by Francis D. Lyon and written by Charles A. Wallace. The film stars John Ericson, Lola Albright, Leslie Parrish, Nehemiah Persoff, Charles...  more
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    The Wool Cap

    William H. Macy, Don Rickles

    Released2004

    Directed bySteven Schachter

    The Wool Cap is a 2004 American cable television movie, an updated and Americanized version of the 1962 feature film Gigot starring Jackie Gleason, who wrote the original story. In this adaptation...  more
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    For the Love of It

    Don Rickles, Pat Morita

    Released1980

    Directed byHal Kanter

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    Let Me In, I Hear Laughter: A Salute to the Friars Club

    Don Rickles, Milton Berle

    Released2004

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    The Premature Burial

    Ray Milland, Dick Miller

    Released1962

    Directed byRoger Corman

    The Premature Burial is an American International Pictures horror film, directed by Roger Corman, starring Ray Milland, also with Hazel Court, Alan Napier, Heather Angel and Richard Ney, screenplay...  more
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    Mr. Laughs: A Look Behind the Curtain

    Don Rickles, Joy Behar

    Released2008

    Directed byGreg Principato

    A documentary that takes a look into the life and career of veteran entertainer Sal Richards, with testimonials from Sid Ceaser, Don Rickles, Red Buttons, Jerry Stiller, and others....
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    Run Silent, Run Deep

    Clark Gable, Burt Lancaster

    Released1956

    Directed byRobert Wise

    Run Silent, Run Deep is a 1958 film starring Clark Gable and Burt Lancaster, based on the novel of the same name by Commander Edward L. Beach, Jr.. The title refers to "silent running", a submarine...  more

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    Small Fry

    Tom Hanks, Michael Keaton

    Released2011

    Directed byAngus MacLane

    Toy Story Toons: Small Fry is a 2011 Pixar computer animated short directed by Angus MacLane. It premiered with the theatrical release of The Muppets on November 23, 2011. Small Fry is the second...  more