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Movies Directed By John Frankenheimer

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List of all movies directed by John Frankenheimer, listed alphabetically. These popular films directed by John Frankenheimer include trailers of the movies when available. This collection includes some of the best movies directed by John Frankenheimer, so use the list to find some movies you haven't already seen. From John Frankenheimer's studio films to John Frankenheimer's independent films, this John Frankenheimer filmography includes movies from all genres.

This list contains movies like The Gypsy Moths and Making of Grand Prix.

Almost all John Frankenheimer director credits are included. If you’re wondering, “What movies did John Frankenheimer direct?” or “What is the best John Frankenheimer movie?” then this list will answer your questions.

Angelina Jolie and Charlize Theron both worked on a John Frankenheimer directed movie, as have many other great actors.

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Ann-Margret, Kelly Preston, Vanity
52 Pick-Up is a 1986 crime thriller film directed by John Frankenheimer. The film stars Roy Scheider, Ann-Margret, and Vanity, and is based on Elmore Leonard's novel of the same name.
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99 and 44/100% Dead Richard Harris, Chuck Connors, Edmond O'Brien
99 and 44/100% Dead is a 1974 American action film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Richard Harris. The title is a play on an advertising slogan for Ivory soap.
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Samuel L. Jackson, Anne Heche, Kyle MacLachlan
Against the Wall is a 1994 made-for-television drama film starring Samuel L. Jackson and Kyle MacLachlan, directed by John Frankenheimer. It was shot in Nashville, Clarksville, and the Tennessee ...more
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Angela Lansbury, Warren Beatty, Eva Marie Saint
All Fall Down is a 1962 American drama film, adapted from the novel All Fall Down by James Leo Herlihy, the author of Midnight Cowboy. It was directed by John Frankenheimer and produced by John ...more
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William H. Macy, Thomas F. Wilson, William Sanderson
Andersonville is a 1996 American television film directed by John Frankenheimer about a group of Union soldiers during the American Civil War who are captured by the Confederates and sent to an ...more
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Burt Lancaster, Telly Savalas, Karl Malden
Birdman of Alcatraz is a 1962 film starring Burt Lancaster and directed by John Frankenheimer. It is a largely fictionalized version of the life of Robert Stroud, a federal prison inmate known ...more
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Black Sunday is a 1975 novel by Thomas Harris. It was the first novel by Harris, and achieved only moderate success until it was sold to Hollywood. The novel is a thriller about a plot by ...more
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Terry Bradshaw, Bruce Dern, Robert Shaw
Black Sunday is a 1977 American thriller film directed by John Frankenheimer, based on Thomas Harris' novel of the same name. The film was produced by Robert Evans and starred Robert Shaw, Bruce ...more
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Stellan Skarsgård, James Brown, Kathryn Morris
The BMW film series The Hire was a series of eight short films produced for the Internet in 2001 and 2002. A form of branded content, the shorts were directed by popular filmmakers from around ...more
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Don Johnson, Ron Jeremy, Penelope Ann Miller
Dead Bang is a 1989 action film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Don Johnson. Johnson's character, based on real-life LASD Detective Jerry Beck, tracks the killer of a Los Angeles ...more
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Gene Hackman, Ed Lauter, Fernando Rey
French Connection II is a 1975 drama film starring Gene Hackman and directed by John Frankenheimer. It is a fictional sequel to the initially true story of the 1971 Academy Award winning picture ...more
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Angelina Jolie, Gary Sinise, Mare Winningham
George Wallace is a 1997 television film starring Gary Sinise as George Wallace, the former Governor of Alabama. It was directed by John Frankenheimer, who won an Emmy award for it; Sinise and ...more
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James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Toshiro Mifune
Grand Prix is a 1966 American action film with an international cast. The picture was directed by John Frankenheimer with music by Maurice Jarre and stars James Garner, Eva Marie Saint, Yves ...more
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Gregory Peck, Tuesday Weld, Charles Durning
I Walk the Line is a 1970 film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Gregory Peck and Tuesday Weld. The film is the story of Sheriff Henry Tawes who develops a relationship with town girl ...more
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Making of Grand Prix Sean MacLaughlin
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Claudette Colbert, Larry Blyden
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Alec Baldwin, Donald Sutherland, Gary Sinise
Path to War is a 2002 American biographical television film, produced by HBO and directed by John Frankenheimer that deals directly with the Vietnam War as seen through the eyes of United States ...more
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Private Worlds Claudette Colbert, Marguerite Chapman
A woman doctor probes the twisted minds of her patients in a mental institution.
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Talia Shire, Armand Assante, Robert Foxworth
Prophecy is a 1979 science fiction-horror film directed by John Frankenheimer and written by David Seltzer. It stars Robert Foxworth, Talia Shire and Armand Assante. This is an ecological fable ...more
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Charlize Theron, Ben Affleck, Ashton Kutcher
Reindeer Games is a 2000 action film film, directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Ben Affleck, Gary Sinise, and Charlize Theron. It was Frankenheimer's final theatrically released film and ...more
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Robert De Niro, Sean Bean, Ron Jeremy
Ronin is a 1998 American spy thriller action film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Robert De Niro, Jean Reno, Natascha McElhone, Stellan Skarsgård, Sean Bean, and Jonathan ...more
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Rock Hudson, Will Geer, Richard Anderson
Seconds is a 1966 American science fiction drama film directed by John Frankenheimer and starring Rock Hudson. The screenplay by Lewis John Carlino was based on Seconds, a novel by David Ely. ...more
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Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster
Seven Days in May is a 1964 drama-romance film written by Fletcher Knebel, Charles W. Bailey II and Rod Serling and directed by John Frankenheimer.
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Kirk Douglas, Ava Gardner, Burt Lancaster
Seven Days in May is a 1964 drama-romance film written by Fletcher Knebel, Charles W. Bailey II and Rod Serling and directed by John Frankenheimer.
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Alan Bates, Dominique Sanda
Story of a Love Story, also known as Impossible Object, is a 1973 drama film starring Alan Bates and Dominique Sanda. It was directed by John Frankenheimer and based on a novel by Nicholas ...more