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The Best John Huston Movies

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

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

Items on this list include Candy and Chinatown.

"This list answers the questions, "What are the best John Huston movies?" and "What are the greatest John Huston roles of all time?"


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    The Bridge in the Jungle

    John Huston, Katy Jurado


    Directed byPancho Kohner

    The Bridge in the Jungle is a 1971 American adventure film written and directed by Pancho Kohner. The film stars John Huston, Katy Jurado, Elizabeth Guadalupe Chauvet, José Ángel Espinosa...  more
  • 27

    A Walk with Love and Death

    Anjelica Huston, John Huston


    Directed byJohn Huston

    A Walk with Love and Death is a 1969 romantic/drama film directed by John Huston....  more
  • 28


    Sophia Loren, John Huston


    Directed byBoris Sagal

    Angela is a 1978 film directed by Boris Sagal. It stars Sophia Loren and Steve Railsback....  more
  • 29

    The Cardinal

    Burgess Meredith, John Huston


    Directed byOtto Preminger

    The Cardinal is a 1963 American drama film which was produced independently and directed by Otto Preminger, and distributed by Columbia Pictures. The screenplay was written by Robert Dozier, based on...  more
  • 30

    Myra Breckinridge

    Raquel Welch, Farrah Fawcett


    Directed byMichael Sarne

    Myra Breckinridge is a 1970 American comedy film based on Gore Vidal's 1968 novel of the same name. The film was directed by Michael Sarne, and featured Raquel Welch in the title role. It also...  more

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  • 31

    Jaguar Lives!

    Christopher Lee, Barbara Bach


    Directed byErnest Pintoff

    Jaguar Lives! is a 1979 Spanish-American action film directed by Ernest Pintoff and starring Joe Lewis, Christopher Lee, Donald Pleasence and Barbara Bach. Its plot follows a secret agent who battles...  more