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The Best Richard Egan Movies

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

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

Everything from Seven Cities of Gold to Demetrius and the Gladiators is included on this list.

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    Voice in the Mirror

    Walter Matthau, Julie London

    Released1958

    Directed byHarry Keller

    Voice in the Mirror is a 1958 American film starring Richard Egan, Julie London, Walter Matthau and Troy Donahue. It was also known as How Lonely the Night and This Day Alone....  more
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    Tension at Table Rock

    Angie Dickinson, DeForest Kelley

    Released1956

    Directed byCharles Marquis Warren

    Tension at Table Rock is a 1956 western drama film directed by Charles Marquis Warren....  more
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    Slaughter on Tenth Avenue

    Walter Matthau, Dan Duryea

    Released1957

    Directed byArnold Laven

    Slaughter On Tenth Avenue is a 1957 drama film directed by Arnold Laven....  more
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    Violent Saturday

    Lee Marvin, Sylvia Sidney

    Released1955

    Directed byRichard Fleischer

    Violent Saturday is a 1955 American crime drama directed by Richard Fleischer and starring Victor Mature, Lee Marvin, Richard Egan and Stephen McNally. The film, set in a mining town, depicts the...  more
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    Split Second

    Alexis Smith, Jan Sterling

    Released1953

    Directed byDick Powell

    Split Second is a 1953 film noir thriller directed by Dick Powell about escaped convicts and their hostages holed up in a ghost town, unaware of the grave danger they are in. It featured Stephen...  more
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    The Day of the Wolves

    Martha Hyer, Jan Murray

    Released1971

    Directed byFerde Grofé, Jr.

    The Day of the Wolves is a 1971 heist movie starring Richard Egan and directed, written and produced by Ferde Grofe Jr. the son of the renown composer who had previously worked in the Philippine film...  more
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    Bright Victory

    Rock Hudson, Arthur Kennedy

    Released1951

    Directed byMark Robson

    Bright Victory is a 1951 film, adapted by Robert Buckner from Baynard Kendrick's novel Lights Out. It was directed by Mark Robson, and it stars Arthur Kennedy, Peggy Dow, Julia Adams, James Edwards,...  more
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    The 300 Spartans

    Ralph Richardson, Diane Baker

    Released1962

    Directed byRudolph Maté

    The 300 Spartans is a 1962 CinemaScope film depicting the Battle of Thermopylae. Made with the cooperation of the Greek government, it was shot in the village of Perachora in the Peloponnese. It...  more
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    Love Me Tender

    Elvis Presley, Debra Paget

    Released1956

    Directed byRobert D. Webb, Stanley Hough

    Love Me Tender is a 1956 American black-and-white CinemaScope motion picture directed by Robert D. Webb, and released by 20th Century Fox on November 15, 1956. The film, named after the song, stars...  more
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    A Summer Place

    Sandra Dee, Troy Donahue

    Released1959

    Directed byDelmer Daves

    A Summer Place is a 1959 romantic drama film based on the novel of the same name by Sloan Wilson. Delmer Daves directed the movie, which stars Richard Egan, Dorothy McGuire, Troy Donahue, and Sandra...  more

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    The View from Pompey's Head is a 1955 film directed by Philip Dunne....  more
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    Seven Cities of Gold

    Anthony Quinn, Jeffrey Hunter

    Released1955

    Directed byRobert D. Webb

    Seven Cities Of Gold is a 1955 historical adventure film directed by Robert D. Webb and starring Anthony Quinn, Richard Egan and Michael Rennie. It tells the story of the 18th. Century Franciscan...  more
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    The Battle at Apache Pass

    Jack Elam, Hugh O'Brian

    Released1952

    Directed byGeorge Sherman

    The Battle at Apache Pass is a 1952 Universal-International western film starring John Lund as United States Army Major Colton, and Jeff Chandler repeating the role of Apache chief Cochise, whom he...  more
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    The Hunters

    Robert Mitchum, Robert Wagner

    Released1958

    Directed byDick Powell

    The Hunters is a 1958 feature film adapted from the novel The Hunters by James Salter. Produced by Dick Powell, it stars Robert Mitchum and Robert Wagner as two very different United States Air Force...  more
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    Khyber Patrol

    Raymond Burr, Patric Knowles

    Released1954

    Directed bySeymour Friedman

    Khyber Patrol is a 1954 film about British troops on the Afghanistan border....  more
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    The Sweet Creek County War

    The Sweet Creek County War is a 1979 American western film directed by J. Frank James.

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    Cripple Creek

    George Montgomery, Richard Egan

    Released1952

    Directed byRay Nazarro

    Cripple Creek is a 1952 United States Western film based on a story by Frank Gruber.It is 78 minutes long and was released on July 1, 1952. Directed by Ray Nazarro and Written by Richard Schayer....  more
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    Untamed

    Susan Hayward, Tyrone Power

    Released1955

    Directed byHenry King

    Untamed is a 1955 CinemaScope adventure film made by Twentieth Century-Fox in DeLuxe Color. It was directed by Henry King and produced by William A. Bacher, Bert E. Friedlob and Gerd Oswald as...  more
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    Pollyanna

    Hayley Mills, Jane Wyman

    Released1960

    Directed byDavid Swift

    Pollyanna is a 1960 American drama film directed by David Swift, and based on the novel by Eleanor H. Porter of the same title. A cheerful orphan (Hayley Mills) learns to adapt to her new...  more

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    The Kid from Left Field

    Anne Bancroft, Fess Parker

    Released1953

    Directed byHarmon Jones

    The Kid from Left Field is a film directed by Harmon Jones released on July 1953....  more
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    Left Hand of Gemini

    Ian McShane, Richard Egan

    Released1972

    Left Hand of Gemini is a 1972 American science fiction film starring Ian McShane, Ursula Thiess and Richard Egan....  more
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    Wicked Woman

    Beverly Michaels, Richard Egan

    Released1953

    Directed byRussell Rouse

    Wicked Woman is a 1953 American low-budget film noir film starring Beverly Michaels. The film co-starred Richard Egan, Percy Helton, and Evelyn Scott, was directed by Russell Rouse, and written by...  more
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    Fanfare for a Death Scene

    Burgess Meredith, Ed Asner

    Released1964

    Directed byLeslie Stevens

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    Up Front

    Marina Berti, David Wayne

    Released1951

    Directed byAlexander Hall

    Up Front is a 1951 comedy starring Tom Ewell and David Wayne based on Bill Mauldin's World War II comic characters Willie and Joe....  more
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    The Devil Makes Three

    Gene Kelly, Pier Angeli

    Released1952

    Directed byAndrew Marton

    The Devil Makes Three is a 1952 thriller film set in post-World War II Germany, starring Gene Kelly, Pier Angeli and Richard Egan....  more