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

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

List contains films like Fuzz Bucket and Deadly Stranger.

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

John Vernon worked with many famous directors, including big names like Alfred Hitchcock and Joel Schumacher.

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Clint Eastwood, Sondra Locke, John Vernon - The Outlaw Josey Wales is a 1976 American revisionist Western film set during and after the American Civil War. It was directed by and starred Clint Eastwood, with Chief Dan George, Sondra ...more

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Kevin Bacon, John Belushi, Donald Sutherland - National Lampoon's Animal House is a 1978 American comedy film directed by John Landis. The film was a direct spinoff from National Lampoon magazine. It is about a misfit group of fraternity ...more

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Clint Eastwood, Don Siegel, Andrew Robinson - Dirty Harry is a 1971 American action film produced and directed by Don Siegel, the first in the Dirty Harry series. Clint Eastwood plays the title role, in his first outing as San Francisco ...more

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William Shatner, Leslie Nielsen, Sonny Bono - Airplane II: The Sequel is a 1982 sequel to the 1980 American comedy film Airplane!. First released on December 10, 1982, the film was written and directed by Ken Finkleman and stars Robert ...more

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Lauren Bacall, Angie Dickinson, Lee Marvin - Point Blank is a 1967 American neo noir crime film directed by John Boorman, starring Lee Marvin and featuring Angie Dickinson, adapted from the crime noir pulp novel The Hunter by Donald E. ...more

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Walter Matthau, Norman Fell, Don Siegel - Charley Varrick is a 1973 crime film directed by Don Siegel and starring Walter Matthau, Andrew Robinson, Joe Don Baker and John Vernon. The film was based on the novel The Looters by John H.

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Kelly Ripa, Kyra Sedgwick, Kevin Michael Richardson - Batman: Mystery of the Batwoman is a 2003 direct-to-video animated film based on the animated series The New Batman Adventures, serving as a stand-alone sequel to both Batman: Mask of the ...more

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Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni, John Vernon - A Special Day is a 1977 Italian film directed by Ettore Scola and starring Sophia Loren, Marcello Mastroianni and John Vernon. Set in Rome in 1938, its narrative follows a woman and her neighbor ...more

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Brian Posehn, Michael Rosenbaum, Heather Matarazzo - Sorority Boys is a 2002 American comedy film directed by Wallace Wolodarsky, about a group of college guys who dress up as women in order to prove their innocence for a crime they did not

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Chris Rock, Jim Brown, Damon Wayans - I'm Gonna Git You Sucka is a 1988 parody film of blaxploitation movies written, directed by, and starring Keenen Ivory Wayans. Featured in the film are several noteworthy African American actors ...more

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Cloris Leachman, Harvey Korman, Alex Rocco - Herbie Goes Bananas is the fourth of a series of films made by Walt Disney Productions starring Herbie – the white Volkswagen racing Beetle with a mind of its own. The film stars former Mel ...more

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Killer Klowns from Outer Space is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best John Vernon Movies
Christopher Titus, John Vernon, Royal Dano - Killer Klowns from Outer Space is a 1988 American science fiction horror comedy movie made by The Chiodo Brothers and starring Grant Cramer and Suzanne Snyder. It is the only Chiodo Brothers' ...more

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John Wayne, Richard Attenborough, Lesley-Anne Down - Brannigan is a 1975 British thriller film directed by Douglas Hickox and starring John Wayne and Richard Attenborough. Set principally in London, the film is about a Chicago detective sent to ...more

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Lyle Alzado, Jim Varney, John Vernon - Ernest Goes to Camp is a 1987 comedy film directed by John R. Cherry III and starring Jim Varney. It is the second film to feature the character of Ernest P. Worrell and was shot in Burns, ...more

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Michael Caine, Donald Pleasence, John Vernon - The Black Windmill is a 1974 British spy thriller directed by Don Siegel and starring Michael Caine, John Vernon, Janet Suzman and Donald Pleasence. It was produced by Richard D. Zanuck and ...more

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Molly Ringwald, John Vernon, Mimi Kuzyk - Malicious is a 1995 Canadian-American thriller film starring Molly Ringwald and Patrick McGaw. The plot follows a star college baseball player who has a fling with a disturbed medical student ...more

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Alfred Hitchcock, John Forsythe, Michel Piccoli - Topaz is a 1969 American espionage thriller directed by Alfred Hitchcock. Based on the 1967 Cold War novel Topaz by Leon Uris, the film is about a French intelligence agent who becomes entangled ...more

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Samantha Eggar, John Vernon, Michael Wincott - Curtains is a 1983 Canadian cult horror film directed by Richard Ciupka, and starring John Vernon, Samantha Eggar, Linda Thorson and Lynne Griffin. The plot tells the story of a group of ...more

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Dirk Bogarde, Anna Karina, Michael York - Justine is a drama film directed by George Cukor and Joseph Strick. It was written by Lawrence B. Marcus and Andrew Sarris, based on the 1957 novel Justine by Lawrence Durrell.

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Tim Robbins, Britt Ekland, Sheree J. Wilson - Fraternity Vacation is a 1985 low-budget American sex comedy starring Stephen Geoffreys as a nerdy pledge to the Theta Pi Gamma fraternity at Iowa State, with Tim Robbins and Cameron Dye as ...more

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Robert Redford, Katharine Ross, Robert Blake - Tell Them Willie Boy Is Here is a Technicolor movie released in 1969, based on the true story of a Chemehuevi-Paiute Indian named Willie Boy and his run-in with the law in 1909 in Banning, ...more

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Linda Blair, John Vernon, Linnea Quigley - Savage Streets is a 1984 American vigilante action film starring Linda Blair. Directed by Danny Steinmann, the film premiered on October 5, 1984. This is one of the few non-horror films that ...more

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Norman Fell, Robert Forster, John Vernon -

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One More Train to Rob George Peppard, France Nuyen, John Vernon - One More Train to Rob is a 1971 film directed by Andrew McLaglen.

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David Hasselhoff, Linda Blair, John Vernon - A Sleazy bail bondsman thinks he has finally gotten his big break when a millionaire heiress is arrested in a drug bust. If she shows up in court, it means a million dollars to him. If she ...more

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Rutger Hauer, Arnold Vosloo, Molly Culver - Bold warrior Elizabeth of Cooke (Joanna Pacula) returns from the Crusades, only to find that despotic erstwhile nobleman Grekkor (Rutger Hauer) has taken her son (Sander Kolosov) captive. ...more

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Margot Kidder, John Vernon, Al Waxman - Mob Story is a Canadian film. The story is about a New York gangster who is forced to go on the run and hides out in the small town where he grew up. It was filmed in Winnipeg, Manitoba,

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John Vernon, Derek Sanderson, Art Hindle - Face-Off is a 1971 Canadian feature film produced by John F. Bassett starring Art Hindle, Trudy Young and John Vernon. The story line concerns a rookie Toronto Maple Leafs ice hockey player and ...more

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Twiggy, Michael Conrad, Dirk Benedict - W is a 1974 suspense film directed by Richard Quine and produced by Mel Ferrer. It stars Twiggy, Dirk Benedict and Michael Witney. Within 24 hours, three near-death accidents have occurred. At ...more

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Deadly Stranger John Vernon, Thomas Rosales, Jr. -

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Fuzzbucket Robyn Lively, John Vernon, Phil Fondacaro - Fuzzbucket is a 1986 television film written and directed by Mick Garris starring Chris Hebert as a young Michael Gerber and Phil Fondacaro as his invisible friend, Fuzzbucket. The films also ...more

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Sophia Loren, John Huston, John Vernon - Angela is a 1978 film directed by Boris Sagal. It stars Sophia Loren and Steve Railsback.

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Terminal Exposure John Vernon, Hope Marie Carlton, Luann Lee - Terminal Exposure is a 1987 American comedy film directed by Nico Mastorakis. It involves two amateur beach photographers who accidentally capture a murder on film. Searching for the only clue, ...more

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Fear Is the Key is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best John Vernon Movies
Ben Kingsley, John Vernon, Barry Newman - Fear Is the Key is a 1972 action crime drama film directed by Michael Tuchner.

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John Vernon, Barbara Rhoades, John Schuck - Hunter is a 1973 film directed by Leonard Horn and written by Cliff Gould, starring John Vernon, involving the kidnapping and brainwashing of a race car driver in order to turn him into an ...more

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Fantastica Claudine Auger, Carole Laure, John Vernon - Fantastica is a 1980 French-Canadian musical film directed by Gilles Carle. It was entered into the 1980 Cannes Film Festival. An English-language dialogue dubbed version of the film was ...more

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Dixie Lanes Tina Louise, Karen Black, Ruth Buzzi - Dixie Lanes is a 1988 comedy drama film written by David Brady and directed by Don Cato.

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Journey Geneviève Bujold, John Vernon, Gale Garnett - Journey is a 1972 Canadian film written, directed and produced by Paul Almond.

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Susan Dey, Rhea Perlman, John Vernon - Mary Jane Harper Cried Last Night is a 1977 TV film directed by Allen Reisner.