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List of all movies directed by Fritz Lang ranked from best to worst with photos. Films directed by Fritz Lang are listed here and include movie posters and Fritz Lang movie trailers whenever possible. This is a collection of the best movies directed by Fritz Lang as voted on by film buffs. If you think the greatest Fritz Lang 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 Fritz Lang film is can be factored into this list.

From Fritz Lang's studio films to Fritz Lang's independent films, this Fritz Lang filmography keeps tabs on all Fritz Lang 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 Metropolis and M.

If you’re wondering “what movies did Fritz Lang direct?” or “who is Fritz Lang?” 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 Fritz Lang?” and “what's a good selection of good Fritz Lang movies?”

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

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

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Fritz Lang was fortunate enough to work with talented actors, including Henry Fonda and Marilyn Monroe. Do you love films directed by Fritz Lang? Check out our lists of the best movies by Sergei Eisenstein and Ingmar Bergman as well.

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M Peter Lorre, Theo Lingen, Georg John

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Metropolis Brigitte Helm, Gustav Fröhlich, Theodor Loos

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The Testament of Dr. Mabuse Oscar Beregi, Sr., Rudolf Klein-Rogge

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The Big Heat Lee Marvin, Glenn Ford, Carolyn Jones

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Spione Paul Hörbiger, Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Fritz Rasp

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The Woman in the Window Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Raymond Massey

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Scarlet Street Edward G. Robinson, Joan Bennett, Dan Duryea

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Dr. Mabuse the Gambler Georg John, Charles Puffy, Rudolf Klein-Rogge

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Fury Spencer Tracy, Walter Brennan, Sylvia Sidney

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While the City Sleeps Vincent Price, George Sanders, Rhonda Fleming

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The Indian Tomb Debra Paget, Valéry Inkijinoff, Paul Hubschmid

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Die Nibelungen: Siegfried Margarete Schön, Georg John, Theodor Loos

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Ministry of Fear Ray Milland, Dan Duryea, Alan Napier

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Rancho Notorious Marlene Dietrich, Jack Elam, Arthur Kennedy

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Man Hunt George Sanders, Roddy McDowall, Joan Bennett

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Woman in the Moon Tilla Durieux, Gustav von Wangenheim, Fritz Rasp

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The Return of Frank James Henry Fonda, Gene Tierney, Jackie Cooper

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Liliom Charles Boyer, Antonin Artaud, Florelle

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Destiny Georg John, Lil Dagover, Bernhard Goetzke

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Human Desire Glenn Ford, Edgar Buchanan, Broderick Crawford

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The Blue Gardenia Nat King Cole, Anne Baxter, Raymond Burr

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Clash by Night Marilyn Monroe, Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Ryan

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Cloak and Dagger Gary Cooper, Marc Lawrence, Lilli Palmer

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American Guerrilla in the Philippines Tyrone Power, Jack Elam, Robert Barrat

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Beyond a Reasonable Doubt Joan Fontaine, Dana Andrews, Joyce Taylor

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Kämpfende Herzen Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Paul Morgan, Gerhard Ritterband

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Kriemhild's Revenge Margarete Schön, Georg John, Theodor Loos

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Hangmen Also Die! Walter Brennan, Gene Lockhart, Brian Donlevy

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You Only Live Once Henry Fonda, Margaret Hamilton, Sylvia Sidney

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Western Union Robert Young, John Carradine, Randolph Scott

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House by the River Jane Wyatt, Kathleen Freeman, Louis Hayward

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The Thousand Eyes of Dr. Mabuse Gert Fröbe, Howard Vernon, Peter van Eyck

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The Tiger of Eschnapur Luciana Paluzzi, Debra Paget, Valéry Inkijinoff

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You and Me Sylvia Sidney, George Raft, Harry Carey

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Moontide Claude Rains, Ida Lupino, Jean Gabin

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The Spiders, Part 2: The Diamond Ship Georg John, Lil Dagover, Carl de Vogt

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The Spiders Georg John, Lil Dagover, Carl de Vogt

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Harakiri Georg John, Lil Dagover, Meinhart Maur

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Halbblut Carl de Vogt, Ressel Orla

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Secret Beyond the Door Joan Bennett, Michael Redgrave, Natalie Schafer

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Moonfleet George Sanders, Stewart Granger, Jack Elam

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Confirm or Deny Don Ameche, Joan Bennett

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In Night and Ice Sophie Tucker, Norman Kerry, Brandon Hurst

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The wandering shadow Rudolf Klein-Rogge, Mia May, Harry Frank

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Giorgio Moroder Presents Metropolis Brigitte Helm, Gustav Fröhlich

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Der Herr der Liebe Fritz Lang, Carl de Vogt