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The Best Robert Wagner Movies  

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

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

Examples include Crazy in Alabama and The Wild Stallion.

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

Notable directors that have worked with Robert Wagner include names like Rob Cohen, John Ford and Blake Edwards. Movie fans who love Robert Wagner have also been known to enjoy films starring Jill St. John and George Burns.

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Robert Wagner, Joanne Woodward, Mary Astor
A Kiss Before Dying is a 1956 American color film noir, directed by Gerd Oswald in his directorial debut. The screenplay was written by Lawrence Roman, based on Ira Levin's 1953 novel of the ...more
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O. J. Simpson, Paul Newman, Faye Dunaway
The Towering Inferno is a 1974 American action drama disaster film produced by Irwin Allen featuring an all-star cast led by Steve McQueen and Paul Newman. The picture was directed by John ...more
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Danielle Steel's Jewels is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Robert Wagner Movies
Danielle Steel's Jewels Robert Wagner, Annette O'Toole, Jürgen Prochnow
Danielle Steel's Jewels is a 1992 drama romance film directed by Roger Young.
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Robert Wagner, Buddy Ebsen, Broderick Crawford
Between Heaven and Hell is a 1956 20th Century Fox Cinemascope color war film based on the novel The Day the Century Ended by Francis Gwaltney that the film follows closely. The story is told in ...more
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Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Wagner, Thelma Ritter
Titanic is a 1953 American drama film directed by Jean Negulesco. Its plot centers on an estranged couple sailing on the maiden voyage of the RMS Titanic, which took place in April 1912.
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Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Claire Trevor
The Mountain is a 1956 dramatic film starring Spencer Tracy and Robert Wagner. The supporting cast included Claire Trevor, Richard Arlen, William Demarest, and Anna Kashfi. It is based on La ...more
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Paul Newman, Lauren Bacall, Janet Leigh
Harper, released in the UK as The Moving Target, is a 1966 film based on Ross Macdonald's novel The Moving Target and adapted for the screen by novelist William Goldman, who admired MacDonald's ...more
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Peter Sellers, Claudia Cardinale, David Niven
The Pink Panther is a 1963 Technicolor American comedy film filmed in 70mm Super Technirama directed by Blake Edwards and co-written by Edwards and Maurice Richlin, starring David Niven, Peter ...more
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Steve McQueen, Robert Wagner, Michael Crawford
The War Lover is a 1962 British black-and-white war film directed by Philip Leacock and written by Howard Koch loosely based on the 1959 novel, The War Lover by John Hersey, altering the names ...more
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City Beneath the Sea Sugar Ray Robinson, Robert Wagner, Richard Basehart
City Beneath the Sea is a 1971 action film directed by Irwin Allen.
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Carmen Electra, Jared Leto, Tori Spelling
Sol Goode is a 2001 American romantic comedy film directed by Danny Comden. The lead role of Sol Goode is played by Balthazar Getty; other cast include Katharine Towne, Jamie Kennedy, Danny ...more
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Jungle Juice Christopher Walken, Morgan Fairchild, Robert Wagner
Life's a Beach is a 2010 comedy film directed by Tony Vitale.
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Bette Davis, Robert Wagner
Madame Sin is a 1972 British thriller film directed by David Greene and starring Bette Davis, Robert Wagner, Denholm Elliott and Gordon Jackson. The screenplay was written by Greene and Barry
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Robert Wagner, Nautica Thorn, Tom Bosley
The Fallen Ones is a Sci Fi Channel original movie from 2005.
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Joan Collins, Robert Wagner, Edmond O'Brien
Stopover Tokyo is a 1957 film directed by Richard L. Breen.
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Spencer Tracy, Robert Wagner, Richard Widmark
Broken Lance is a 1954 Western film made by Twentieth Century-Fox, directed by Edward Dmytryk and produced by Sol C. Siegel. The movie stars Spencer Tracy and features Robert Wagner, Jean Peters ...more
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Robert Wagner, Susan Hayward, Thelma Ritter
With a Song in My Heart is a 1952 biographical film which tells the story of actress and singer Jane Froman, who was crippled by an airplane crash on February 22, 1943, when the Boeing 314 Pan ...more
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Christina Ricci, Timothy Olyphant, Robert Wagner
No Vacancy is a 1999 romantic comedy film written and directed by Marius Balchunas.
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Paul Newman, Robert Wagner, Joanne Woodward
Winning is a 1969 American motion picture starring Paul Newman and Joanne Woodward. The film is about a racecar driver who aspires to win the Indianapolis 500. A number of racecar drivers and ...more
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Robert Wagner, Antonio Sabàto, Jr.
Fatal Error is a 1999 action-thriller TV movie directed by Armand Mastroianni.
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A Dennis the Menace Christmas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Robert Wagner Movies
A Dennis the Menace Christmas Robert Wagner, Louise Fletcher, China Anne McClain
A Dennis the Menace Christmas is a 2007 direct-to-video movie starring Maxwell Perry Cotton and Robert Wagner, based on the comic strip by Hank Ketcham. It is a sequel to Dennis the Menace and ...more
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I Am the Cheese Cynthia Nixon, Robert Wagner, Robert MacNaughton
I Am the Cheese is a 1983 American film adaptation of Robert Cormier's 1977 novel of the same name, about a young man's journey to find the truth behind his family.
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El Padrino: The Latin Godfathe... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Robert Wagner Movies
El Padrino: The Latin Godfather Faye Dunaway, Jennifer Tilly, Gary Busey
El Padrino: The Latin Godfather is a 2004 action-crime film written and directed by Damian Chapa.
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The Switch is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Robert Wagner Movies
Rachel Hunter, Robert Wagner, Stacy Keach
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Robert Wagner, Dana Wynter, France Nuyen
In Love and War is a 1958 Cinemascope and DeLuxe Color film set in World War Two, directed by Philip Dunne. It is based on the 1957 novel The Big War by Anton Myrer.