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The Best John Agar Movies  

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

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

Examples include Miracle Mile and Invasion of Privacy.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best John Agar movies?" and "What are the greatest John Agar roles of all time?"
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John Wayne, Ben Johnson, Harry Carey
She Wore a Yellow Ribbon is a 1949 Technicolor Western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne. The academy award winning film was the second of Ford's Cavalry trilogy films. With a ...more
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John Wayne, Forrest Tucker, Richard Jaeckel
Sands of Iwo Jima is a 1949 film starring John Wayne that follows a group of United States Marines from training to the Battle of Iwo Jima during WWII. The movie also features John Agar, Adele ...more
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Clint Eastwood, John Agar, Nestor Paiva
Revenge of the Creature is the first sequel to Creature from the Black Lagoon, being the only 3-D film released in 1955 and the only 3-D sequel to a 3-D film. It premiered in Denver on March 23, ...more
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Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, Ward Bond
Fort Apache is a 1948 American Western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne and Henry Fonda. The film was the first of the director's "cavalry trilogy" and was followed ...more
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John Wayne, Ben Johnson, Forrest Tucker
Chisum is a 1970 Warner Bros. Technicolor Western film starring John Wayne. The large cast also includes Forrest Tucker, Christopher George, Ben Johnson, Glenn Corbett, Geoffrey Deuel, Andrew ...more
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John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Harry Carey
Big Jake is a 1971 Western film directed by George Sherman, written by Harry Julian Fink and Rita M. Fink, produced by Michael Wayne, edited by Harry Gerstad, starring John Wayne, Richard Boone ...more
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Kirk Douglas, Walter Brennan, Virginia Mayo
Along the Great Divide is a 1951 American western film directed by Raoul Walsh and starring Kirk Douglas, Virginia Mayo, John Agar, and Walter Brennan.
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Jane Russell, Lon Chaney, Jr.
Johnny Reno is a 1966 American western film made by A.C. Lyles Productions and released by Paramount Pictures. It was directed by R.G. Springsteen, produced by A.C. Lyles, with a screenplay by ...more
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Robert Ryan, Laraine Day, John Agar
The Woman on Pier 13 is a 1949 American film noir drama directed by Robert Stevenson, and featuring Laraine Day, Robert Ryan and John Agar. It had previewed in Los Angeles and San Francisco in ...more
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Jane Russell, DeForest Kelley, Terry Moore
Waco is a 1966 western film starring Howard Keel and Jane Russell, directed by R. G. Springsteen, written by Max Lamb, Steve Fisher, and Harry Sanford, and released by Paramount Pictures. This ...more
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Mare Winningham, Anthony Edwards, Denise Crosby
Miracle Mile is a 1988 American apocalyptic thriller cult film written and directed by Steve De Jarnatt, and starring Anthony Edwards and Mare Winningham that takes place mostly in real time. It ...more
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John Agar, Francine York, Bill Thurman
Curse of the Swamp Creature is a 1966 American film directed by Larry Buchanan. Although Buchanan was producing extremely low budget 16mm color remakes of American International Pictures sci-fi ...more
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Clint Eastwood, Mara Corday, Alan Napier
Tarantula is a 1955 American science fiction film from Universal-International, produced by William Alland, directed by Jack Arnold, and starring John Agar, Mara Corday and Leo G. Carroll. The ...more
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The Brain from Planet Arous is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best John Agar Movies
The Brain from Planet Arous Robert Fuller, John Agar, Thomas Browne Henry
The Brain from Planet Arous is a 1957 science-fiction film that features the theme of alien possession.
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Greta Thyssen, John Agar, Ove Sprog√łe
Journey to the Seventh Planet is a 1962 science fiction film. It was directed by Sid Pink, written by Pink and Ib Melchior, and shot in Denmark with a budget of only US$75,000. The seventh ...more
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John Hoyt, John Agar, Michael Mark
Attack of the Puppet People is a 1958 American black-and-white science fiction horror film directed, produced and written by Bert I. Gordon. It stars John Hoyt as an eccentric doll maker. It was ...more
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Hell Raiders John Agar, Richard Webb
Hell Raiders is a 1968 war film directed by Larry Buchanan. It was one of several movies he made for AIP.
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Stage to Thunder Rock Keenan Wynn, Lon Chaney, Jr.
Stage to Thunder Rock is a 1964 film directed by William F. Claxton.
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David Cronenberg, Doug Bradley, Charles Haid
Nightbreed is a 1990 American dark fantasy film written and directed by Clive Barker, based on his 1988 novella Cabal. The film features Craig Sheffer as Aaron Boone, an unstable mental patient ...more
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Shirley Temple, Robert Young, John Agar
Adventure in Baltimore is a 1949 drama directed by Richard Wallace and starring Robert Young and Shirley Temple. Dinah Sheldon is a student at an exclusive girl's school who starts campaigning ...more
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Clint Eastwood, Harry Morgan, Mamie Van Doren
Star in the Dust is a 1956 American western film made by Universal-International and starring John Agar, Mamie Van Doren, and Richard Boone. In the town of Gunlock, sheriff Bill Jorden is due to ...more
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Lon Chaney, Jr., Virginia Mayo
Young Fury is a 1965 American Western film directed by Christian Nyby and written by Steve Fisher. The film stars Rory Calhoun, Virginia Mayo, William Bendix, Lon Chaney Jr., Richard Arlen and ...more
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Mike Connors, John Agar, Marla English
Flesh and the Spur is a 1957 Western film directed by Edward L. Cahn. The movie stars John Agar as Lucius Random, Marla English as Wild Willow and Mike Connors as Stacy Tanner. The film was ...more
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Breakthrough John Agar, Frank Lovejoy, David Brian
Breakthrough was a 1950 film starring John Agar about an American infantry unit in World War II. Approximately one-third of the film was assembled from preexisting footage.
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John Agar, Richard Arlen, William Phipps
Sent to Manila by the U.S. Army, the cavalry is ordered to quiet down the rebel guerillas hiding in the surrounding jungle. Malaria and surprise attacks by the rebels do not stop the cavalry ...more