Entertainment The Best Ralph Meeker Movies  

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

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

List films include Without Warning, Hi-Riders and many more.

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

Stanley Kubrick and Sidney Lumet are among those who directed Ralph Meeker at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Jean Stapleton, Doris Roberts, Carroll Baker
Something Wild is a 1961 independent rape and revenge drama film directed by Jack Garfein and starring Carroll Baker, Ralph Meeker and Mildred Dunnock. The film follows a young New York City ...more
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Cloris Leachman, Nat King Cole, Jack Elam
This film is a 1955 film noir drama produced and directed by Robert Aldrich starring Ralph Meeker. The screenplay was written by A.I. Bezzerides, based on the Mickey Spillane Mike Hammer mystery ...more
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The Dirty Dozen is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Ralph Meeker Movies
Jim Brown, Donald Sutherland, Charles Bronson
The Dirty Dozen is a 1967 film directed by Robert Aldrich, released by MGM, and starring Lee Marvin. The picture was filmed in England and features an ensemble supporting cast including Ernest ...more
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Carol Lynley, Darren McGavin, Larry Linville
The Night Stalker is a made for television movie which aired on ABC on January 11, 1972. In it an investigative reporter, played by Darren McGavin, comes to suspect that a serial killer in the ...more
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Kirk Douglas, Adolphe Menjou, Richard Anderson
Paths of Glory is a 1957 American film by Stanley Kubrick based on the novel of the same name by Humphrey Cobb. Set during WWI, the film stars Kirk Douglas as Colonel Dax, the commanding officer ...more
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Frank Sinatra, Robert Duvall, Jacqueline Bissett
The Detective is a 1968 film directed by Gordon Douglas, produced by Aaron Rosenberg and starring Frank Sinatra, based on the 1966 novel of the same name by Roderick Thorp. Co-stars include Lee ...more
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Clint Howard, Vera Miles, Dennis Weaver
The Gentle Giant is a 1967 family drama film written by Edward J. Lakso and Andy White and directed by James Neilson.
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Big House, U.S.A. Charles Bronson, Lon Chaney, Jr.
Big House, U.S.A. is a 1955 film directed by Howard W. Koch.
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John Wayne, Richard Attenborough, Lesley-Anne Down
Brannigan is a 1975 British thriller film directed by Douglas Hickox and starring John Wayne and Richard Attenborough. Set principally in London, the film is about a Chicago detective sent to ...more
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Jack Nicholson, Bruce Dern, George Segal
The St. Valentine's Day Massacre is a 1967 gangster film based on the 1929 Chicago mass murder of seven members of the Northside Gang on orders from Al Capone. It was directed by Roger Corman ...more
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Jane Russell, Keenan Wynn, Adolphe Menjou
The Fuzzy Pink Nightgown is a 1957 American comedy film made by Russ-Field Productions and released by United Artists. It was directed by Norman Taurog from a screenplay by Richard Alan Simmons, ...more
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James Stewart, Janet Leigh, Robert Ryan
The Naked Spur is a 1953 Technicolor American western film directed by Anthony Mann and starring James Stewart, Janet Leigh, and Robert Ryan. Written by Sam Rolfe and Harold Jack Bloom, the film ...more
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David Janssen, Ralph Meeker, Don Wilbanks
Birds of Prey is a 1973 television movie starring David Janssen, Ralph Meeker, and Elayne Heilveil. The screenplay was written by Robert Boris from a story by Boris and Rupert Hitzig, and ...more
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Louis Armstrong, Leslie Caron, Jack Teagarden
Glory Alley is a 1952 film directed by Raoul Walsh. It stars Ralph Meeker and Leslie Caron.
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Elizabeth Taylor, Jeff Bridges, Eli Wallach
This film is a 1979 film, directed by William Richert, based on the novel by Richard Condon. Its cast includes Jeff Bridges, John Huston, Anthony Perkins, Eli Wallach, Richard Boone, ToshirĊ ...more
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Mel Ferrer, Neville Brand, Ralph Meeker
Hi-Riders is a 1978 action film written and directed by Greydon Clark.
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Sean Connery, Christopher Walken, Dyan Cannon
The Anderson Tapes is a 1971 American crime film directed by Sidney Lumet, starring Sean Connery and featuring Dyan Cannon, Martin Balsam, and comedian Alan King. The screenplay was written by ...more
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Somebody Loves Me Betty Hutton, Adele Jergens, Ralph Meeker
Somebody Loves Me is a 1952 film starring Betty Hutton.
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Four in a Jeep Viveca Lindfors, Ralph Meeker, Michael Medwin
Four in a Jeep is a 1951 Swiss drama film directed by Leopold Lindtberg.
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Chuck Connors, Keenan Wynn, Elaine Stewart
Code Two is a 1953 film written by Marcy Klauber and directed by Fred Wilcox.
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Christopher Walken, Ronny Cox, Joss Ackland
The Happiness Cage is a science fiction film directed by Bernard Girard. The film stars Christopher Walken in his first starring role and Joss Ackland. The film was also known as The Mind ...more
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Jack Palance, Martin Landau, David Caruso
Without Warning, which is also known as It Came... Without Warning and Alien Shock, is a 1980 science fiction horror film starring Jack Palance, Martin Landau, Tarah Nutter, and Kevin Peter ...more
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Nancy Reagan, James Whitmore, Jean Hagen
Shadow in the Sky is a 1952 drama film written by Ben Maddow and Edward Newhouse, and directed by Fred M. Wilcox.
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Ida Lupino, Pamela Franklin, Ralph Meeker
The Food of the Gods is a 1976 science fiction thriller film released by American International Pictures and was written, produced, and directed by Bert I. Gordon. The Food of the Gods starred ...more
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J. Carrol Naish, John Smith, Ralph Meeker
Desert Sands is a 1955 film directed by Lesley Selander.