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The Best Elke Sommer Movies

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

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

These films, like Der Mann im Pyjama and Percy's Progress include images when available.

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    Lisa and the Devil

    Elke Sommer, Telly Savalas

    Released1973

    Directed byMario Bava, Alfredo Leone

    Lisa and the Devil is a 1973 Italian horror film directed by Mario Bava. The film was released in Spain as El diablo se lleva a los muertos. It had an ill-fated release in the US, where a graveley...  more
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    A Shot in the Dark

    Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer

    Released1964

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    A Shot in the Dark is a 1964 comedy film directed by Blake Edwards and is the second installment in The Pink Panther series. Peter Sellers is featured again as Inspector Jacques Clouseau of the...  more

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    Carry On Behind

    Elke Sommer, Kenneth Williams

    Released1975

    Directed byGerald Thomas

    Carry On Behind is the 27th in the series of Carry On films to be made, and was released in 1975. It was the first not to be scripted by Talbot Rothwell since Carry On Cruising 13 years previously....  more
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    Deadlier Than the Male

    Elke Sommer, Sylva Koscina

    Released1967

    Directed byRalph Thomas

    Deadlier Than the Male is a 1967 British crime and mystery film featuring the character of Bulldog Drummond. It is one of the many take-offs of James Bond produced during the 1960s, but is based on...  more
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    The Prize

    Paul Newman, Britt Ekland

    Released1963

    Directed byMark Robson

    The Prize is a 1963 spy film starring Paul Newman, Elke Sommer and Edward G. Robinson. It was directed by Mark Robson, produced by Pandro S. Berman and adapted for the screen by Ernest Lehman from...  more
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    The Venetian Affair

    Boris Karloff, Elke Sommer

    Released1967

    Directed byJerry Thorpe

    The Venetian Affair is a 1967 spy film directed by Jerry Thorpe. It stars Robert Vaughn and Elke Sommer and is based on a novel by Helen MacInnes. It was shot on location in Venice, Italy....  more
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    The Victors

    Eli Wallach, Elke Sommer

    Released1963

    Directed byCarl Foreman

    The Victors is a 1963 Anglo-American war film written, produced and directed by Carl Foreman, whose name on the film's posters was accompanied by nearby text, "from the man who fired The Guns of...  more
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    Sweet Ecstasy

    Elke Sommer, Pierre Brice

    Released1962

    Directed byMax Pécas

    Douce violence is a 1962 French drama film directed by Max Pécas and starring Elke Sommer, Pierre Brice, Christian Pezey and Vittoria Prada....  more
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    23
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    The Oscar

    Tony Bennett, Milton Berle

    Released1966

    Directed byRussell Rouse

    The Oscar is a 1966 American drama film written by Harlan Ellison, Clarence Greene, Russell Rouse and Richard Sale, directed by Rouse and starring Stephen Boyd, singer Tony Bennett, comedian Milton...  more
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    The Dolls

    Gina Lollobrigida, Elke Sommer

    Released1965

    Directed byLuigi Comencini, Franco Rossi, Dino Risi, Mauro Bolognini

    Le bambole is a 1965 Italian comedy film in four segments; cast includes Virna Lisi, Nino Manfredi, Gina Lollobrigida, Elke Sommer and Monica Vitti. The four vignettes—The Telephone Call, Treatise on...  more
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    19
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    And Then There Were None

    Richard Attenborough, Oliver Reed

    Released1974

    Directed byPeter Collinson

    And Then There Were None is a 1974 film version of the Agatha Christie mystery novel of the same name. Two previous films were released in 1945 and 1965, and a videotaped made-for-television version...  more
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    The Art of Love

    Dick Van Dyke, James Garner

    Released1965

    Directed byNorman Jewison

    The Art of Love is a 1965 comedy film starring James Garner, Dick Van Dyke, Elke Sommer, and Angie Dickinson. The film involves an American artist in Paris who fakes his own death in order to...  more
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    The Wrecking Crew

    Chuck Norris, Dean Martin

    Released1969

    Directed byPhil Karlson

    The Wrecking Crew, released in December, 1968 and starring Dean Martin, Elke Sommer, Nancy Kwan, Tina Louise and Sharon Tate, is the fourth and final film in a series of American comedy-spy-fi...  more
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    A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square

    Alfred Molina, David Niven

    Released1979

    Directed byRalph Thomas

    A Nightingale Sang in Berkeley Square is a 1979 British heist film directed by Ralph Thomas, written by Guy Elmes and starring Richard Jordan, Oliver Tobias, and David Niven. The film takes its name...  more
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    The Money Trap

    Rita Hayworth, Elke Sommer

    Released1965

    Directed byBurt Kennedy

    The Money Trap is a 1965 drama film directed by Burt Kennedy, written by Walter Bernstein based on the novel of the same name by Lionel White, and starring Glenn Ford, Elke Sommer and Rita Hayworth....  more
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    The Death Ship

    Elke Sommer, Horst Buchholz

    Released1959

    Directed byGeorg Tressler

    The Death Ship is a 1959 West German adventure film directed by Georg Tressler and starring Horst Buchholz, Mario Adorf, Helmut Schmid, and Elke Sommer. The film is based on the book of the same name...  more
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    Der Mann im Pyjama

    Elke Sommer, Otto Sander

    Released1981

    Directed byHartmann Schmige, Christian Rateuke

    Der Mann im Pyjama is a German comedy film starring Otto Sander and Elke Sommer. The film won the Ernst Lubitsch Award for best actor....  more
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    The Prisoner of Zenda

    Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer

    Released1979

    Directed byRichard Quine

    The Prisoner of Zenda is a 1979 American comedy film directed by Richard Quine and adapted from the adventure novel by Anthony Hope, first published in 1894. The novel tells the story of a man who...  more
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    One Away

    Elke Sommer, Dean Stockwell

    Released1976

    Directed bySidney Hayers

    One Away is a 1976 American action film directed by Sidney Hayers and starring Patrick Mower, Bradford Dillman, Roberta Durrant and Elke Sommer. Two brothers help their brother escape from a South...  more
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    Baron Blood

    Elke Sommer, Joseph Cotten

    Released1972

    Directed byMario Bava

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    Percy

    Britt Ekland, Elke Sommer

    Released1971

    Directed byRalph Thomas

    Percy is a British comedy film directed by Ralph Thomas starring Hywel Bennett, Denholm Elliott, Elke Sommer and Britt Ekland. Edwin, an innocent and shy young man, is hit by a nude man falling from...  more
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    The Phone Rings Every Night

    Elke Sommer, Leonard Steckel

    Released1962

    Directed byGéza von Cziffra

    The Phone Rings Every Night is a 1962 German drama film directed by Géza von Cziffra and starring Ingrid Andree, Karin Heske and Elke Sommer. Two rival gangs clash on a yacht in St. Tropez....  more
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    Daniella by Night

    Elke Sommer, Ivan Desny

    Released1961

    Directed byMax Pécas

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    Lily in Love

    Maggie Smith, Christopher Plummer

    Released1984

    Directed byKároly Makk

    Lily in Love is a 1984 Hungarian-American co-production in English language based on a play by Ferenc Molnár, starring Christopher Plummer, Maggie Smith and Elke Sommer. It is a tale of comedic...  more
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    Auf Wiedersehen

    Louis Armstrong, Elke Sommer

    Released1961

    Directed byHarald Philipp

    Auf Wiedersehen is a 1961 comedy film written by Fred Denger and directed by Harald Philipp....  more