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Movies Directed By John Huston

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

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

Jack Nicholson and Woody Allen both worked on a John Huston directed movie, as have many other great actors. Do you love films directed by John Huston? Check out our lists of the best movies by John Ford and Frank Capra as well.

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Anjelica Huston, John Huston, Anthony Higgins
A Walk with Love and Death is a 1969 romantic/drama film directed by John Huston.
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Humphrey Bogart, Mary Astor, Sydney Greenstreet
Across the Pacific is a 1942 American spy film set on the eve of the entry of the United States into World War II. The film was directed first by John Huston, then by Vincent Sherman after ...more
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Tim Curry, Bernadette Peters, Greta Garbo
Annie is a 1982 American musical comedy-drama film adapted from Broadway musical of the same name by Charles Strouse, Martin Charnin and Thomas Meehan, which in turn is based on Little Orphan ...more
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Humphrey Bogart, Gina Lollobrigida, Peter Lorre
Beat the Devil is a 1953 film directed by John Huston. The screenplay was by Huston and Truman Capote, loosely based upon a novel of the same name by British journalist Claud Cockburn, writing ...more
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Woody Allen, Ursula Andress, Peter O'Toole
Casino Royale is a 1967 spy comedy film originally produced by Columbia Pictures starring an ensemble cast of directors and actors. It is loosely based on Ian Fleming's first James Bond novel. ...more
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Sylvester Stallone, Pelé, Michael Caine
Escape to Victory, known simply as Victory in North America, is a 1981 film about Allied POW who are interned in a German prison camp during WW II who play an exhibition match of Association ...more
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Jeff Bridges, Stacy Keach, Candy Clark
Fat City is a 1972 American neo-noir boxing drama film directed by John Huston. The picture stars Stacy Keach, Jeff Bridges, and Susan Tyrrell. One of Huston's later films, it is based on the ...more
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Montgomery Clift, David McCallum, Susannah York
Freud: The Secret Passion, also known as Freud, is a 1962 American biographical film drama based on the life of the Austrian psychoanalyst Sigmund Freud, directed by John Huston and starring ...more
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Robert Mitchum, Deborah Kerr
Heaven Knows, Mr. Allison is a 1957 CinemaScope film which tells the story of two people stranded on a Japanese-occupied island in the Pacific Ocean during World War II. The movie was adapted by ...more
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Bette Davis, Olivia de Havilland, Hattie McDaniel
In This Our Life is a 1942 American drama film, the second to be directed by John Huston. The screenplay by Howard Koch is based on the 1941 Pulitzer Prize-winning novel of the same title by ...more
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Eli Wallach, Pat Hingle, Patrick O'Neal
Independence is a 1976 docudrama film directed by John Huston and starring Eli Wallach, Pat Hingle and Anne Jackson. E.G. Marshall narrates. Independence was created for the U.S. National Park ...more
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Lauren Bacall, Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson
Key Largo is a 1948 film noir directed by John Huston and starring Humphrey Bogart, Edward G. Robinson and Lauren Bacall and featuring Lionel Barrymore and Claire Trevor. The movie was adapted ...more
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Let There Be Light is a 1946 American documentary film directed by John Huston. The film was the last in a series of three films directed by Huston while serving in the United States Army Signal ...more
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Orson Welles, Gregory Peck, John Huston
Moby Dick is a 1956 film adaptation of Herman Melville's novel Moby-Dick. It was directed by John Huston with a screenplay by Huston and Ray Bradbury. The film starred Gregory Peck, Richard ...more
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Zsa Zsa Gábor, José Ferrer, Peter Cushing
Moulin Rouge is a 1952 British drama film directed by John Huston, produced by John and James Woolf for their Romulus Films company and released by United Artists. The film is set in Paris in ...more
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Phobia Paul Michael Glaser, Fritz Weaver, John Colicos
Phobia is a thriller film released in 1980. The film stars Paul Michael Glaser from TV's Starsky and Hutch. It was directed by John Huston for Paramount Pictures.
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Jack Nicholson, Kathleen Turner, Anjelica Huston
Prizzi's Honor is a 1985 American film directed by John Huston. It stars Jack Nicholson, Kathleen Turner, Robert Loggia and, in an Academy Award-winning performance, the director's daughter ...more
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Elizabeth Taylor, Marlon Brando, Harvey Keitel
Reflections in a Golden Eye is a film directed by John Huston based on the 1941 novel of the same name by Carson McCullers. It deals with elements of repressed sexuality, voyeurism, ...more
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Report from the Aleutians is a 47-minute documentary propaganda film produced by the U.S. Army Signal Corps about the Aleutian Islands Campaign during World War II. It was directed and narrated ...more
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John Hurt, Anjelica Huston, Fionnula Flanagan
Sinful Davey is a 1969 adventure/crime/comedy film. The movie stars John Hurt, Pamela Franklin, and in early appearances Fionnula Flanagan and Anjelica Huston.
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Katharine Hepburn, Humphrey Bogart, Robert Morley
The African Queen is a 1951 adventure film adapted from the 1935 novel of the same name by C. S. Forester. The film was directed by John Huston and produced by Sam Spiegel and John Woolf. The ...more
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Marilyn Monroe, Jack Warden, James Whitmore
The Asphalt Jungle is a 1950 film noir directed by John Huston. The caper film is based on the 1949 novel of the same name by W. R. Burnett and stars an ensemble cast including Sterling Hayden, ...more
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John Wayne, Sam Jaffe, Eiko Ando
The Barbarian and the Geisha is a 1958 film starring John Wayne, Sam Jaffe and Japanese actress Eiko Ando set in 1850s Japan. Shot primarily on location in Japan, it was directed by John
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The Battle of San Pietro is a documentary film directed by John Huston about the Battle of San Pietro Infine sixty miles from Naples during World War II. It was shot by Jules Buck. It was ...more
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Peter O'Toole, Ava Gardner, Richard Harris
The Bible: In the Beginning... is a 1966 American-Italian religious epic film produced by Dino De Laurentiis and directed by John Huston. It recounts the first 22 chapters of the biblical Book ...more