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The Best Doug McClure Movies

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

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

Escape of the Birdmen and The House Where Evil Dwells are included in this list.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Doug McClure movies?" and "What are the greatest Doug McClure roles of all time?"
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  • Nobody's Perfect is a naval comedy film about the fictional USS Bustard and the antics of her crew. It is based on the novel The Crows of Edwina Hill, written by author of western novels and former ...more
  • American Civil War film about a wealthy widower who has remained steadfast in his opposition to the war on moral grounds. However, he is forced to become involved in the conflict when his son-in-law ...more
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  • The Judge and Jake Wyler is an American television film directed by David Lowell Rich. The teleplay was written by Richard Levinson, William Link, and David Shaw. It was produced by Universal ...more
  • Dr. Abner Perry (Peter Cushing) is an English scientist who has invented a massive drill that can dig deep into the earth. Joined by his adventure-seeking American backer, David Innes (Doug McClure), ...more
  • The Zachary family live quietly on a cattle ranch in post-Civil War Texas. A stranger (Joseph Wiseman) appears and disturbs their bucolic existence by spreading a malicious rumor that their adopted ...more
  • The Birdmen is a 1971 drama tv film directed by Philip Leacock.
  • Humanoids from the Deep, also known as Monster in Europe and Japan, is a 1980 American science fiction monster movie starring Doug McClure, Ann Turkel, and Vic Morrow. Roger Corman served as the ...more
  • Gidget is a 1959 Columbia Pictures CinemaScope feature film. It stars Sandra Dee, Cliff Robertson, and James Darren in a story about a teenager's initiation into the California surf culture and her ...more
  • Bowen Tyler (Doug McClure) is among a small group of survivors taken in by a German submarine after the vessel has sunk their ship. When a struggle ensues between the German officers and their ...more
  • This film update of the "Maverick" TV series finds the title cardsharp (Mel Gibson) hoping to join a poker contest with an impressive payoff. In order to enter, Maverick must first put up a large ...more
  • When a message is found from lost explorer Bowen Tyler (Doug McClure) detailing a prehistoric world at the center of the Arctic Circle, fellow adventurer Ben McBride (Patrick Wayne) gets a newspaper ...more
  • Satan's Triangle is a 1975 TV movie set in the Bermuda Triangle and was produced by ABC. The plot involves a United States Coast Guard helicopter sent to answer a distress call from inside the ...more
  • Beau Geste is a 1966 film based on the novel by P. C. Wren filmed by Universal Pictures in Technicolor and Techniscope near Yuma, Arizona and directed by Douglas Heyes. This is the least faithful of ...more
  • Warlords of Atlantis is a 1978 British science fiction/fantasy film about a trip to the lost world of Atlantis. The movie was directed by Kevin Connor from a screen play by Brian Hayles. It was ...more
  • Terror in the Sky is a low budget 1971 television movie remake of 1957's Zero Hour!, which itself was based on the 1956 television play Flight into Danger. Arthur Hailey recycled the premise in his ...more
  • SST Death Flight is a 1977 made-for-television film, directed by David Lowell Rich. Produced by ABC Circle Films, the film featured an all-star ensemble television cast. SST Death Flight capitalized ...more
  • Battling for Baby is a 1992 comedy-drama film written by Walter Lockwood, Nancey Silvers and directed by Art Wolff.
  • When a sheik (Jamie Farr) decides to sponsor a cross-country race in hope of winning, racer J.J. McLure (Burt Reynolds) enters the competition along with his friend Victor (Dom DeLuise). They aspire ...more
  • What Changed Charley Farthing?, is a 1974 British comedy film, directed by Sidney Hayers. It was filmed on location in Aguilas, Spain, which filled in for Havana. During filming on a ship in the bay, ...more
  • Nurse Nellie Forbush (Mitzi Gaynor) of the U.S. Navy falls for middle-aged French plantation owner Emile De Becque (Rossano Brazzi), but recoils upon discovering that he's fathered two mixed-race ...more
  • At the prompting of his diplomat friend, Alex (Doug McClure), writer Ted Fletcher (Edward Albert) takes his wife, Laura (Susan George), and daughter, Amy (Amy Barrett), on an extended working ...more
  • Backtrack! is a 1969 film directed by Earl Bellamy.
  • Wild and Wooly is a 1978 comedy/western TV movie about four turn-of-the-century women who break out of prison to foil an Irish assassin out to kill the President. It starred Charles Siebert, David ...more
  • Based on a novel by Elmore Leonard, this gritty movie follows a plot to blackmail wealthy industrialist Harry Mitchell (Roy Scheider). Married to an aspiring politician (Ann-Margret), Harry has been ...more