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The Best Rudolph Valentino Movies

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

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

This list is made up of a variety of films, including Beyond the Rocks and Camille.

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

Movie fans who love Rudolph Valentino have also been known to enjoy films starring Audrey Hepburn and Paul Newman.

  • 1

    The Son of the Sheik

    Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bánky
    19
    1

    Released1926

    Directed byGeorge Fitzmaurice

    Runtime72

    PremieredJuly 9, 1926

    In his final film performance before dying in 1926, Rudolph Valentino tackles two roles, as a father and his son. Ahmed (Rudolph Valentino), the son of an Arab sheik and a kidnapped English  ...more
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  • 2

    The Four Horsemen of the Apocalypse

    Rudolph Valentino, Alice Terry
    16
    2

    Released1921

    Directed byRex Ingram

    Runtime132

    In Argentina, Julio (Rudolph Valentino) is a smooth-talking, wanton man, and the favorite grandson of rich landowner Madariaga (Pomeroy Cannon). Julio is French, and his very large family also has a  ...more
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  • 3

    The Sheik

    Rudolph Valentino, Agnes Ayres
    15
    4

    Released1921

    Directed byGeorge Melford

    Runtime73

    PremieredOctober 30, 1921

    Paris-educated Sheik Ahmed Ben Hassan (Rudolph Valentino) provides brides for wealthy Arabs. The high-spirited Lady Diana Mayo (Agnes Ayres), learning that the sheik will be in the city of Biskra,  ...more
  • 4
    Rudolph Valentino, Lila Lee
    15
    4

    Released1922

    Directed byFred Niblo, Dorothy Arzner

    Runtime80

    PremieredAugust 5, 1922

    A young matador (Rudolph Valentino) achieves fame but must choose between his wife (Lila Lee) and mistress (Nita Naldi).  ...more
  • 5

    The Eagle

    Rudolph Valentino, Vilma Bánky
    11
    3

    Released1925

    Directed byClarence Brown

    Runtime72

    Czarina Catherine the Great (Louise Dresser) is attracted to Vladimir (Rudolph Valentino), a Russian soldier. When Vladimir rejects her, he makes a powerful enemy. The soldier is forced to go on the  ...more
  • 6
    Rudolph Valentino, Nita Naldi
    9
    1

    Released1925

    Directed byJoseph Henabery

    Cobra is a 1925 American silent film starring Rudolph Valentino and Nita Naldi. It is the screen adaptation of the play Cobra written by Martin Brown, which played at the Hudson Theatre on Broadway  ...more
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  • 7

    Moran of the Lady Letty

    Dorothy Dalton, Rudolph Valentino
    5
    0

    Released1922

    Directed byGeorge Melford

    Runtime71

    PremieredFebruary 5, 1922

    In this dialogue-free film, rich Spanish youth Ramon Laredo (Rudolph Valentino) is kidnapped by the heartless Capt. Kitchell (Walter Long) and forced to work as a seafaring bootlegger. But when  ...more
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  • 8

    Monsieur Beaucaire

    Rudolph Valentino, Bebe Daniels
    5
    3

    Released1924

    Directed bySidney Olcott

    Monsieur Beaucaire is a 1924 silent film drama based on the Booth Tarkington novel of the same name. Filmed at Paramount Studios in New York City, it was produced and directed by Sidney Olcott and  ...more
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  • 9

    Patria

    Rudolph Valentino, Wallace Beery
    3
    0

    Released1917

    Directed byLeopold Wharton, Theodore Wharton, Jacques Jaccard

    Patria is a 1917 15-chapter serial film starring Irene Castle, Milton Sills, and Warner Oland based on the novel The Last of the Fighting Channings by Louis Joseph Vance. Patria was an independent  ...more
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  • 10

    A Sainted Devil

    Rudolph Valentino, Nita Naldi
    3
    1

    Released1924

    Directed byJoseph Henabery

    A Sainted Devil is a lost 1924 American silent drama film starring Rudolph Valentino. The film was produced by Adolph Zukor and Jesse Lasky  ...more
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  • 11

    The Young Rajah

    Rudolph Valentino, William Boyd
    5
    3

    Released1922

    Directed byPhil Rosen

    The Young Rajah is a 1922 silent film starring Rudolph Valentino. The film was based on the book Amos Judd by John Ames Mitchell.  ...more
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  • 12
    Rudolph Valentino, Alla Nazimova
    4
    3

    Released1921

    Directed byRay C. Smallwood

    Camille is a 1921 silent film starring Rudolph Valentino and Alla Nazimova. It is one of numerous screen adaptations of the book and play La Dame aux Camélias by Alexandre Dumas, fils. The original  ...more
  • 13
    Alice Terry, Rudolph Valentino
    2
    0

    Released1921

    Directed byRex Ingram

    Runtime80

    When the father of Charles Grandet (Rudolph Valentino) dies, the handsome young man stands to inherit a fortune. Taken in by his scheming uncle, Monsieur Grandet (Ralph Lewis), Charles develops  ...more
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  • 14

    The Battle of the Sexes

    Lillian Gish, Rudolph Valentino
    2
    1

    Released1914

    Directed byD. W. Griffith

    The Battle of the Sexes is a 1914 American silent drama film directed by D. W. Griffith for the Majestic Motion Picture Company. No complete prints of the film are known to exist, however, a fragment  ...more
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  • 15

    Stolen Moments

    Rudolph Valentino, Aileen Pringle
    1
    0

    Released1920

    Directed byJames Vincent

    Stolen Moments is a silent movie starring Rudolph Valentino and Marguerite Namara. It was released in December 1920, just a few months before Valentino was elevated to stardom by his performance in  ...more
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  • 16

    Beyond the Rocks

    Gloria Swanson, Rudolph Valentino
    1
    0

    Released1922

    Directed bySam Wood

    Runtime81

    PremieredMay 7, 1922

    Theodora Fitzgerald (Gloria Swanson) doesn't love Josiah Brown (Robert Bolder), but she agrees to marry the older millionaire so he can provide for her father and two sisters. Just as the young  ...more
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  • 17

    Big Little Person

    Rudolph Valentino, Mae Murray
    1
    0

    Released1919

    Directed byRobert Z. Leonard

    Big Little Person is a 1919 drama film written by Bess Meredyth and directed by Robert Z. Leonard.  ...more
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  • 18

    The Hooded Falcon

    Rudolph Valentino, Nita Naldi
    1
    0

    Directed byJoseph Henabery

    The Hooded Falcon is a 1924 unfinished silent film written by June Mathis and Natacha Rambova and that would be directed by Joseph Henabery.
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  • 19

    Once to Every Woman

    Rudolph Valentino, Dorothy Phillips
    1
    0

    Released1920

    Directed byAllen Holubar

    Once to Every Woman is a 1920 film directed by Allen Holubar.
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  • 20

    Eyes of Youth

    Rudolph Valentino, Gareth Hughes
    1
    0

    Released1919

    Directed byAlbert Parker

    Eyes of Youth is a 1919 American silent drama film directed by Albert Parker and starring Clara Kimball Young. The film was based on a stage play Eyes of Youth performed on Broadway in 1917-18 and  ...more
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  • 21
    Rudolph Valentino, Gertrude Astor
    1
    0

    Released1919

    Directed byRobert Z. Leonard

    The Delicious Little Devil is a 1919 American silent comedy-drama film starring Mae Murray and Rudolph Valentino. A 35 mm print of the film is housed at the EYE Film Instituut Nederland, Nederlands  ...more
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  • 22

    The Isle of Love

    Rudolph Valentino, Virginia Rappe
    1
    0

    Released1920

    Directed byFred J. Balshofer

    The Isle of Love is a 1922 recut of a 1918 silent drama film Over the Rhine starring female impersonator Julian Eltinge. The film also contained two actors unknown during filming: Virginia Rappe and  ...more
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  • 23
    Rudolph Valentino, Carmel Myers
    2
    3

    Released1918

    Directed byPaul Powell

    All Night is a 1918 American silent comedy-drama film starring Carmel Myers and Rudolph Valentino, directed by Paul Powell and released by Universal Pictures under the name Bluebird Photoplays. A  ...more
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