The Best Mel Ferrer Movies

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

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

The list you're viewing is made up of many different films, like The Sun Also Rises and The Black Corsair.

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

Fritz Lang and John Ford are among those who directed Mel Ferrer at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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  • Scaramouche
    1
    Janet Leigh, Eleanor Parker, Stewart Granger
    12 votes
    • Released: 1952
    • Directed by: George Sidney
    Scaramouche is a 1952 Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Technicolor romantic adventure film based on the 1921 novel Scaramouche by Rafael Sabatini as well as the 1923 film version starring Ramón Novarro. The film ...more
  • War and Peace
    2
    Audrey Hepburn, Henry Fonda, Mel Ferrer
    9 votes
    • Released: 1956
    • Directed by: King Vidor
    In the years leading to Napoleon's invasion, members of the Russian aristocracy face a myriad of personal tragedies. After his father dies, Count Pierre Bezukhov (Henry Fonda), a friend of Prince ...more

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  • The Fall of the Roman Empire
    3
    Sophia Loren, Alec Guinness, Stephen Boyd
    6 votes
    • Released: 1964
    • Directed by: Anthony Mann
    Toward the end of his reign, Roman Emperor Marcus Aurelius (Alec Guinness) intends to hand over his throne to the steadfast soldier Livius (Stephen Boyd). Before he can enact his intentions, a ...more

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  • Knights of the Round Table
    4
    Robert Taylor, Ava Gardner, Mel Ferrer
    5 votes
    • Released: 1953
    • Directed by: Richard Thorpe
    Medieval tales of love and war as the gallant Sir Lancelot rides into battle beside King Arthur while harboring a secret love for his Queen. After successfully defending his beloved country, Arthur ...more

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  • Lili
    5
    Leslie Caron, Mel Ferrer, Jean-Pierre Aumont
    11 votes
    • Released: 1953
    • Directed by: Charles Walters
    Traveling with little more than her naïveté, sunny teenager Lili (Leslie Caron) arrives in a new town and is befriended by a circus troupe. Though she becomes infatuated with the dashing magician, ...more

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  • Elena and Her Men
    6
    Ingrid Bergman, Mel Ferrer, Jean Marais
    7 votes
    • Released: 1956
    • Directed by: Jean Renoir
    Elena and Her Men is a 1956 film directed by Jean Renoir and starring Ingrid Bergman and Jean Marais. The film's original French title was Elena et les Hommes and in English-speaking countries, the ...more