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

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

Items include everything from Love and Bullets to Modern Vampires.

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

Notable directors that worked with Rod Steiger include names like Tim Burton, Sidney Lumet and Otto Preminger. If Rod Steiger movies are your thing, then check out the greatest movies by John Garfield and Ray Milland too.

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In the Heat of the Night Sidney Poitier, Rod Steiger, Lee Grant

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On the Waterfront is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Rod Steiger Movies
On the Waterfront Marlon Brando, Eva Marie Saint, Rod Steiger

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The Pawnbroker Morgan Freeman, Rod Steiger, Geraldine Fitzgerald

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Duck, You Sucker! James Coburn, Rod Steiger, David Warbeck

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Waterloo Orson Welles, Christopher Plummer, Rod Steiger

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Doctor Zhivago Omar Sharif, Julie Christie, Alec Guinness

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The Harder They Fall Humphrey Bogart, Rod Steiger, Jersey Joe Walcott

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Jubal Charles Bronson, Ernest Borgnine, Glenn Ford

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The Longest Day Sean Connery, John Wayne, Richard Burton

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The Hurricane Denzel Washington, Liev Schreiber, Rod Steiger

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No Way to Treat a Lady Rod Steiger, George Segal, Lee Remick

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The Big Knife Jack Palance, Shelley Winters, Rod Steiger

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Oklahoma! Shirley Jones, Rod Steiger, Eddie Albert

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The Illustrated Man Rod Steiger, Claire Bloom, Don Dubbins

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The Sergeant Rod Steiger, Memphis Slim, John Phillip Law

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Across the Bridge Rod Steiger, Bernard Lee, Faith Brook

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Hands over the City Rod Steiger, Salvo Randone, Guido Alberti

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End of Days Arnold Schwarzenegger, Robin Tunney, Renee Olstead

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Mars Attacks! Natalie Portman, Jack Nicholson, Sarah Jessica Parker

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The Amityville Horror James Brolin, Margot Kidder, Rod Steiger

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Crazy in Alabama Melanie Griffith, Meat Loaf, Dakota Johnson

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Shiloh Rod Steiger, Michael Moriarty, Scott Wilson

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F.I.S.T Sylvester Stallone, Anthony Kiedis, Rod Steiger

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The Court-Martial of Billy Mitchell Elizabeth Montgomery, Gary Cooper, Rod Steiger

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Innocents with Dirty Hands Rod Steiger, Romy Schneider, Jean Rochefort

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The Chosen Rod Steiger, Robby Benson, Maximilian Schell

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The January Man Susan Sarandon, Kevin Kline, Alan Rickman

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Lion of the Desert Oliver Reed, John Gielgud, Anthony Quinn

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The Loved One James Coburn, Milton Berle, John Gielgud

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That Summer of White Roses Rod Steiger, Tom Conti, Alun Armstrong

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Lucky Luciano Rod Steiger, Edmond O'Brien, Gian Maria Volonté

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Choices of the Heart: The Margaret Sanger Story Dana Delany, Jason Priestley, Rod Steiger

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Seven Thieves Joan Collins, Eli Wallach, Rod Steiger

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Back from Eternity Anita Ekberg, Rod Steiger, Robert Ryan

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The Mark Rod Steiger, Stuart Whitman, Maria Schell

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Convicts 4 Vincent Price, Sammy Davis^! Jr., Rod Steiger

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The Specialist Sylvester Stallone, Sharon Stone, James Woods

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Love and Bullets Charles Bronson, Rod Steiger, Strother Martin

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Incognito Ian Holm, Rod Steiger, Jason Patric

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American Gothic Rod Steiger, Yvonne De Carlo, Michael J. Pollard

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The Unholy Wife Rod Steiger, Diana Dors, Tom Tryon

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Carpool Rachael Leigh Cook, Tom Arnold, Jewel Staite

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Happy Birthday, Wanda June Rod Steiger, Susannah York, George Grizzard

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Cattle Annie and Little Britch... is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best Rod Steiger Movies
Cattle Annie and Little Britches Diane Lane, Burt Lancaster, Rod Steiger

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Hennessy Patrick Stewart, Rod Steiger, Lee Remick

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Shiloh 2: Shiloh Season Rod Steiger, Michael Moriarty, Scott Wilson

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Portrait of a Hitman Jack Palance, Rod Steiger, Bo Svenson

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Three into Two Won't Go Rod Steiger, Judy Geeson

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A Month of Sundays Rod Steiger, Sally Struthers, Dee Wallace

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Last Days of Mussolini Henry Fonda, Rod Steiger, Franco Nero