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The Best Henry Silva Movies

Updated September 23, 2019 842 votes 67 voters 5.5k views48 items

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

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

The list you're viewing has a variety of films, like Matchless and Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold, in it.

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    Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai

    Forest Whitaker, Henry Silva

    Released1999

    Directed byJim Jarmusch

    Ghost Dog: The Way of the Samurai is a 1999 American action film written and directed by Jim Jarmusch. Forest Whitaker stars as the title character, the mysterious "Ghost Dog" who follows the ancient...  more

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    The Manchurian Candidate

    Frank Sinatra, Angela Lansbury

    Released1962

    Directed byJohn Frankenheimer

    The Manchurian Candidate is a 1962 American Cold War suspense thriller directed by John Frankenheimer that stars Frank Sinatra, Laurence Harvey and Janet Leigh and co-stars Angela Lansbury, Henry...  more

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    Sharky's Machine

    Burt Reynolds, Charles Durning

    Released1981

    Directed byBurt Reynolds

    Sharky's Machine is a 1981 motion picture directed by Burt Reynolds, who stars in the title role. The movie is an adaptation of William Diehl's first novel Sharky's Machine, with a screenplay by...  more
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    Green Mansions

    Audrey Hepburn, Anthony Perkins

    Released1959

    Directed byMel Ferrer

    Green Mansions is a 1959 American romantic adventure film directed by Mel Ferrer. It is based upon the 1904 novel Green Mansions by William Henry Hudson, the film starred Audrey Hepburn as Rima, a...  more
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    Lust in the Dust

    Cesar Romero, Noah Wyle

    Released1985

    Directed byPaul Bartel

    Lust in the Dust is a 1985 Western comedy film starring Divine, Tab Hunter, Cesar Romero, and Lainie Kazan, and directed by Paul Bartel. The title comes from the production nickname of the 1946...  more
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    The Law and Jake Wade

    Robert Taylor, Richard Widmark

    Released1958

    Directed byJohn Sturges

    The Law and Jake Wade is a 1958 Metrocolor western released by MGM in CinemaScope, based on the 1956 novel by Marvin H. Albert and directed by John Sturges. The titular character, Jake Wade is a now...  more
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    Wrong Is Right

    Sean Connery, Jennifer Jason Leigh

    Released1982

    Directed byRichard Brooks

    Wrong Is Right, released in the UK as The Man With the Deadly Lens, is a 1982 thriller film directed by Richard Brooks from his own script based on Charles McCarry's novel The Better Angels. The...  more
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    The Jayhawkers!

    Fess Parker, Jeff Chandler

    Released1959

    Directed byMelvin Frank

    The Jayhawkers! is an American movie set in pre-Civil War Kansas, starring Jeff Chandler and Fess Parker, and directed by Melvin Frank. Parker joins Chandler's gang, which seeks to take advantage of...  more
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    Alligator

    Dean Jagger, Sydney Lassick

    Released1980

    Directed byJon Hess, Lewis Teague

    Alligator is a 1980 American monster movie, directed by Lewis Teague with a screenplay by John Sayles. It stars Robert Forster, Robin Riker, and Michael V. Gazzo. It follows the attempts of a police...  more

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    Virus

    George Kennedy, Robert Vaughn

    Released1980

    Directed byKinji Fukasaku

    Virus — literally "Day of Resurrection" — is a 1980 post-apocalyptic science fiction movie directed by Kinji Fukasaku and based on a 1964 novel written by Sakyo Komatsu. It starred Masao Kusakari,...  more

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    The Tall T

    Maureen O'Sullivan, Randolph Scott

    Released1957

    Directed byBudd Boetticher

    The Tall T is a 1957 American Western film directed by Budd Boetticher and starring Randolph Scott, Richard Boone, and Maureen O'Sullivan. Adapted by Burt Kennedy from the short story "The Captives"...  more
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    Cinderfella

    Jerry Lewis, Count Basie

    Released1960

    Directed byFrank Tashlin

    Cinderfella is a comedy film adaptation of the classic Cinderella story, with most characters changed in gender from female to male and starring Jerry Lewis as Fella. It was released December 16,...  more
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    Man Hunt

    Ernest Borgnine, Bo Svenson

    Released1984

    Directed byFabrizio De Angelis

    Man Hunt is a 1985 Western drama film directed by Fabrizio De Angelis and starring Ethan Wayne, Henry Silva, Bo Svenson, and Ernest Borgnine....  more
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    Ride a Crooked Trail

    Walter Matthau, Audie Murphy

    Released1958

    Directed byJesse Hibbs

    Ride a Crooked Trail is a 1958 American western film shot in CinemaScope, with former World War II hero Audie Murphy and future Academy Award winning actor Walter Matthau heading a strong if not...  more
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    Mad Dog Time

    Diane Lane, Burt Reynolds

    Released1996

    Directed byLarry Bishop

    Mad Dog Time is a 1996 ensemble cast film written and directed by Larry Bishop, released through United Artists. The film is notable for the various cameo appearances, including the first, and final...  more
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    Never a Dull Moment

    Dick Van Dyke, Edward G. Robinson

    Released1968

    Directed byJerry Paris

    Never a Dull Moment is a 1968 film from Walt Disney Productions. It stars Dick Van Dyke and Edward G. Robinson and was directed by Jerry Paris. The script by AJ Carothers was based on a novel by John...  more
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    Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold

    Sharon Stone, James Earl Jones

    Released1987

    Directed byGary Nelson

    Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold is an adventure comedy film directed by Gary Nelson and released on January 30, 1987 in the United States. It is loosely based on the novel Allan Quatermain...  more

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    The Bravados

    Gregory Peck, Joan Collins

    Released1958

    Directed byHenry King

    The Bravados is a 1958 western film, directed by Henry King starring Gregory Peck and Joan Collins. The CinemaScope film was based on a novel of the same name written by Frank O'Rourke....  more
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    Bulletproof

    Gary Busey, Danny Trejo

    Released1988

    Directed bySteve Carver

    Bulletproof is a 1988 movie directed by Steve Carver....  more
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    Love and Bullets

    Charles Bronson, Rod Steiger

    Released1979

    Directed byStuart Rosenberg

    Love and Bullets is a 1979 film directed by Stuart Rosenberg. Starring Charles Bronson, it is based on a screenplay by Wendell Mayes and John Melson. The film was originally to have been directed by...  more
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    Sergeants 3

    Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin

    Released1962

    Directed byJohn Sturges

    Sergeants 3 is a 1962 remake of Gunga Din set in the American West, directed by John Sturges and featuring Rat Pack icons Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr., Peter Lawford, and Joey Bishop....  more
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    The Return of Mr. Moto

    Henry Silva

    Released1965

    Directed byErnest Morris

    The Return of Mr. Moto is a 1965 British crime film directed by Ernest Morris and starring Henry Silva, Terence Longdon, and Suzanne Lloyd....  more
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    White Fang to the Rescue

    Henry Silva, Benito Stefanelli

    Released1974

    Directed byTonino Ricci

    Zanna Bianca alla riscossa is a 1974 Italian adventure film directed by Tonino Ricci. It is an unofficial sequel of Lucio Fulci's White Fang, in which Ricci was second unit director. The film...  more
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    A Hatful of Rain

    Eva Marie Saint, Don Murray

    Released1957

    Directed byFred Zinnemann

    A Hatful of Rain is a 1957 dramatic film. The movie was a rarity for its time, in its frank depiction of the effects of morphine addiction. It is a medically and sociologically accurate account of...  more
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    Escape from the Bronx

    Moana Pozzi, Antonio Sabàto

    Released1983

    Directed byEnzo G. Castellari

    Escape from the Bronx is a 1983 Italian action film directed by Enzo G. Castellari. Also known as Bronx Warriors 2 and Escape 2000 it was featured on Mystery Science Theater 3000 under the Escape...  more