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

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Items here include everything from The Mask of Diijon to So Ends Our Night.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best Erich von Stroheim movies?" and "What are the greatest Erich von Stroheim roles of all time?"

D. W. Griffith and Billy Wilder are among those who directed Erich von Stroheim at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Fay Wray, Erich von Stroheim, ZaSu Pitts The Wedding March is a 1928 American silent romantic drama film written and directed by and starring Erich von Stroheim. It also stars Fay Wray and ZaSu Pitts. Paramount Pictures forced von ...more

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Anne Baxter, Lee Van Cleef, Klaus Kinski The North Star is a 1943 war film produced by Samuel Goldwyn Productions and distributed by RKO Radio Pictures. It was directed by Lewis Milestone, written by Lillian Hellman and featured ...more

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William Holden, Buster Keaton, Gloria Swanson Sunset Boulevard—stylized onscreen as SUNSET BLVD.—is a 1950 American film noir directed and co-written by Billy Wilder, and produced and co-written by Charles Brackett. It was named after the ...more

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Greta Garbo, Erich von Stroheim, Hedda Hopper As You Desire Me is a 1932 film adaptation of the play by Luigi Pirandello released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer. It was produced and directed by George Fitzmaurice with Irving Thalberg as ...more

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Anne Baxter, Erich von Stroheim, Franchot Tone Five Graves to Cairo is a 1943 World War II film by Billy Wilder, starring Franchot Tone and Anne Baxter. It is one of a number of films based on Lajos Bíró's play Színmű ...more

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Erich von Stroheim, Jean Gabin, Marcel Dalio La Grande Illusion is a 1937 French war film directed by Jean Renoir, who co-wrote the screenplay with Charles Spaak. The story concerns class relationships among a small group of French ...more

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Erich von Stroheim, Mauritz Hugo, Edward Van Sloan The Mask of Diijon is a 1946 American black-and-white film noir suspense film directed by Lew Landers and featuring Erich von Stroheim, Jeanne Bates and William Wright .

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Charlie Chaplin, Erich von Stroheim, Barbara La Marr Souls for Sale is a 1923 American silent comedy-drama romance film written, directed, and produced by Rupert Hughes. Based on the novel of the same name also by Rupert Hughes, the film stars ...more

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Erich von Stroheim, Betty Compson, Don Douglas The Great Gabbo is an American early sound film musical drama film directed by James Cruze, based on a story by Ben Hecht and starring Erich von Stroheim and Betty Compson. As originally ...more

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Erich von Stroheim, Dan Duryea, Mary Beth Hughes The Great Flamarion is a 1945 American black-and-white film noir directed by Anthony Mann. The film, like many films noir, is shot in flashback narrative. The film was produced by Republic

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Lillian Gish, Noël Coward, Erich von Stroheim Hearts of the World is a 1918 American silent World War I propaganda film written, produced and directed by D. W. Griffith. In an effort to change the neutral mindset of the American public ...more

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Erich von Stroheim, Sidney Blackmer, Richard Arlen The Lady and the Monster is a film based on the horror novel Donovan's Brain by Curt Siodmak. The film was directed by George Sherman and the screenplay adaption was written by Dane Lussier and ...more

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Erich von Stroheim, Francelia Billington, Betty Compson Blind Husbands is a 1919 drama film directed by Erich von Stroheim. The film is an adaptation of the story The Pinnacle by Stroheim.

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Erich von Stroheim, Norma Talmadge, Kate Lester The Social Secretary is a 1916 comedy film directed by John Emerson.

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Erich von Stroheim, Norma Talmadge, Eileen Percy Panthea is a 1917 drama film written by Mildred Considine and directed by Allan Dwan.

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Erich von Stroheim, Maria Montez, Pierre Brasseur Portrait of an Assassin is a 1949 film directed by Bernard Roland.

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Erich von Stroheim, Ben Lyon, Jason Robards

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Glenn Ford, Erich von Stroheim, Fredric March So Ends Our Night is a 1941 film directed by John Cromwell.

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Old Heidelberg Erich von Stroheim, Wallace Reid, Dorothy Gish Old Heidelberg is a 1915 film directed by John Emerson.

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Boys' School Erich von Stroheim, Michel Simon, Marcel Mouloudji Boys' School is a 1938 film directed by Christian-Jaque.

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La danse de mort Erich von Stroheim La danse de mort is a 1947 film directed by Marcel Cravenne.

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Alraune Erich von Stroheim, Hildegard Knef, Karlheinz Böhm Alraune is a 1952 science fiction horror film directed by Arthur Maria Rabenalt and starring Hildegard Knef in which a scientist creates a woman who is beautiful and yet soulless, lacking any ...more

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The Heart of Humanity Erich von Stroheim, Dorothy Phillips, William Stowell The Heart of Humanity is a 1918 American silent war propaganda film produced by Universal Pictures and directed by Allen Holubar. The film stars Dorothy Phillips, William Stowell, and Eric von ...more

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Gibraltar Erich von Stroheim, Henri Cremieux, Georges Flamant Gibraltar is a 1938 French drama film directed by Fedor Ozep and starring Viviane Romance, Roger Duchesne, Abel Jacquin and Erich von Stroheim.

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I Was an Adventuress Peter Lorre, Erich von Stroheim, Richard Greene I Was an Adventuress is a 1940 film directed by Gregory Ratoff.

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The Crime of Dr. Crespi Erich von Stroheim, Dwight Frye, Paul Guilfoyle The Crime of Doctor Crespi is a 1935 film directed by John H. Auer.