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The Best Movies Directed by Blake Edwards

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List of all movies directed by Blake Edwards ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Blake Edwards are listed here and include movie posters and Blake Edwards movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Blake Edwards as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Blake Edwards movie isn't as high as it should be on this list, then make sure to vote so that your opinion of what the top Blake Edwards film is can be factored into this list.

From Blake Edwards's studio films to Blake Edwards's independent films, this Blake Edwards filmography keeps tabs on all Blake Edwards movies, and lets the cream of the crop rise to the top.

The list you're viewing has a variety of movies in it, like The Pink Panther and Breakfast at Tiffany's.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Blake Edwards direct?” or “who is Blake Edwards?” then this list will explain how most people know this director. This list also answers questions like “what are the all-time best movies directed by Blake Edwards?” and “what's a good selection of good Blake Edwards movies?”

If you're wanting to get into Blake Edwards films, then this list is a great starting point for at least starting with the most decent Blake Edwards works.

All Blake Edwards director credits are included. This list of every movie that Blake Edwards has directed can be sorted for specific information such as what genre the Blake Edwards movie is and which actors starred in the Blake Edwards film.

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  • Breakfast at Tiffany's1
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    Breakfast at Tiffany's

    Audrey Hepburn, Mickey Rooney

    Released1961

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Breakfast at Tiffany's is a 1961 American romantic comedy film starring Audrey Hepburn and...  more

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  • A Shot in the Dark2
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    A Shot in the Dark

    Peter Sellers, Elke Sommer

    Released1964

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    A Shot in the Dark is a 1964 comedy film directed by Blake Edwards and is the second...  more

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  • The Great Race3
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    The Great Race

    Natalie Wood, Jack Lemmon

    Released1965

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    The Great Race is a 1965 American slapstick comedy Technicolor film starring Jack Lemmon, Tony...  more

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  • The Return of the Pink Panther4
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    The Return of the Pink Panther

    Peter Sellers, Christopher Plummer

    Released1975

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    The Return of the Pink Panther is the fourth film in The Pink Panther series, released in...  more

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  • S.O.B.5
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    S.O.B.

    Julie Andrews, William Holden

    Released1981

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    S.O.B. is a 1981 American film comedy written and directed by Blake Edwards. It stars Julie...  more
  • Victor Victoria6
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    Victor Victoria

    Julie Andrews, James Garner

    Released1982

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Victor Victoria is a 1982 film released by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and starring Julie Andrews,...  more
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  • Skin Deep7
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    Skin Deep

    John Ritter, Denise Crosby

    Released1989

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Skin Deep is a 1989 American film starring John Ritter, written and directed by Blake Edwards....  more
  • Operation Petticoat8
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    Operation Petticoat

    Cary Grant, Tony Curtis

    Released1959

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Operation Petticoat is a 1959 comedy film directed by Blake Edwards, and starring Cary Grant...  more
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  • The Tamarind Seed9
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    The Tamarind Seed

    Julie Andrews, Omar Sharif

    Released1974

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    The Tamarind Seed is a 1974 American-British romantic drama film written and directed by Blake...  more
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  • Experiment in Terror10
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    Experiment in Terror

    Stefanie Powers, Glenn Ford

    Released1962

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Experiment in Terror, originally released in the UK as The Grip of Fear, is a 1962...  more
  • Days of Wine and Roses11
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    Days of Wine and Roses

    Jack Lemmon, Mel Blanc

    Released1962

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Days of Wine and Roses is a 1962 film directed by Blake Edwards with a screenplay by JP Miller...  more

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  • 1012
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    10

    Julie Andrews, Bo Derek

    Released1979

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    10 is a 1979 romantic comedy film directed, produced and written by Blake Edwards, and...  more

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  • Victor/Victoria13
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    Victor/Victoria

    Julie Andrews, Michael Nouri

    Released1995

    Directed byBlake Edwards, Matthew Diamond, Goro Kobayashi

    Victor/Victoria is a television film of the 1995 Broadway show of the same name. It was...  more
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  • What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?14
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    What Did You Do in the War, Daddy?

    James Coburn, Carroll O'Connor

    Released1966

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    What Did You Do in the War, Daddy? is a 1966 comedy film written by William Peter Blatty and...  more
  • That's Life!15
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    That's Life!

    Julie Andrews, Jack Lemmon

    Released1986

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    That's Life! is a 1986 film with Jack Lemmon and Julie Andrews, directed by Blake Edwards. The...  more
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  • Darling Lili16
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    Darling Lili

    Julie Andrews, Rock Hudson

    Released1970

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Darling Lili is a 1970 American musical film. The screenplay was written by William Peter...  more
  • The Party17
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    The Party

    Peter Sellers, Peter Falk

    Released1968

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    The Party is a 1968 comedy film directed by Blake Edwards, starring Peter Sellers and Claudine...  more

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  • Revenge of the Pink Panther18
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    Revenge of the Pink Panther

    Peter Sellers, Dyan Cannon

    Released1978

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Revenge of the Pink Panther is the sixth film in The Pink Panther film series. Released in...  more

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  • Blind Date19
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    Blind Date

    Bruce Willis, Kim Basinger

    Released1987

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Blind Date is a 1987 romantic comedy film, directed by Blake Edwards and starring Bruce Willis...  more
  • Gunn20
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    Gunn

    Ed Asner, Sherry Jackson

    Released1967

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Gunn is an American 1967 mystery film directed by Blake Edwards, and starring Craig Stevens....  more
  • Mister Cory21
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    Mister Cory

    Tony Curtis, Martha Hyer

    Released1957

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Mister Cory is a 1957 film by Blake Edwards starring Tony Curtis as a con artist who almost...  more
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  • The Man Who Loved Women22
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    The Man Who Loved Women

    Kim Basinger, Julie Andrews

    Released1983

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    The Man Who Loved Women is a 1983 comedy film directed by Blake Edwards and starring Burt...  more
  • He Laughed Last23
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    He Laughed Last

    Frankie Laine, Lucy Marlow

    Released1956

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    He Laughed Last is a 1956 Technicolor film by Blake Edwards. Edwards adapted the film for his...  more
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  • Switch24
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    Switch

    Téa Leoni, Ellen Barkin

    Released1991

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    Switch is a 1991 comedy film written and directed by Blake Edwards, based on George Axelrod's...  more

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  • The Perfect Furlough25
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    The Perfect Furlough

    Janet Leigh, Tony Curtis

    Released1958

    Directed byBlake Edwards

    The Perfect Furlough is a 1958 romantic service comedy directed by Blake Edwards and written...  more
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