List of the best Sammy Davis, Jr. movies, ranked best to worst with movie trailers when available. Sammy Davis, Jr.'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 Sammy Davis, Jr. movies is decided by how many votes they receive, so only highly rated Sammy Davis, Jr. movies will be at the top of the list. Sammy Davis, Jr. has been in a lot of films, so people often debate each other over what the greatest Sammy Davis, Jr. movie of all time is. If you and a friend are arguing about this then use this list of the most entertaining Sammy Davis, Jr. films to end the squabble once and for all.
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- 1Sergeants 3 is a 1962 remake of Gunga Din set in the American West, directed by John Sturges... moreFrank Sinatra, Dean Martin
Directed by: John Sturges
- 2Ocean's 11 is a 1960 heist film directed by Lewis Milestone and starring five Rat Packers:... moreFrank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine
Directed by: Lewis Milestone
- 3The Cannonball Run is a 1981 comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Dom DeLuise,... moreFarrah Fawcett, Terry Bradshaw
Directed by: Hal Needham
- 4Convicts 4 is a 1962 prison film drama starring Ben Gazzara and directed by Millard Kaufman.... moreVincent Price, Sammy Davis
Directed by: Millard Kaufman
- 5Tap is a 1989 drama film written and directed by Nick Castle. It stars Gregory Hines and Sammy... moreEtta James, Sammy Davis
Directed by: Nick Castle
- 6Porgy and Bess is a 1959 American musical film directed by Otto Preminger. It is based on the... moreSidney Poitier, Sammy Davis
Directed by: Otto Preminger
- 7Salt and Pepper is a 1968 comedy film starring Sammy Davis, Jr., Peter Lawford, Michael Bates,... moreSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Richard Donner
- 8Alice in Wonderland is a two-part film adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice books. An Irwin... moreRingo Starr, John Stamos
Directed by: Harry Harris
- 9Robin and the 7 Hoods is a 1964 American musical film directed by Gordon Douglas and starring... moreFrank Sinatra, Dean Martin
Directed by: Gordon Douglas
- 10A Man Called Adam is a 1966 dramatic film starring Sammy Davis, Jr., Ossie Davis and Cicely... more
A Man Called AdamMorgan Freeman, Louis Armstrong
Directed by: Leo Penn
- 11One More Time is a comedy film, directed by Jerry Lewis and starring Sammy Davis, Jr. and... moreSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Jerry Lewis
- 12Gone with the West is a 1975 American film starring James Caan and Stefanie Powers, directed... more
Gone with the WestJames Caan, Sammy Davis
Directed by: Bernard Girard
- 13Nightmare in the Sun is a film drama directed by John Derek and Marc Lawrence, and written by... moreRobert Duvall, Ursula Andress
Directed by: John Derek, Marc Lawrence
- 14Heidi's Song is a 1982 American animated musical feature film produced by Hanna-Barbera. The... moreSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Robert Taylor
- 15That's Dancing! is a 1985 retrospective documentary produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer that... moreLiza Minnelli, Gene Kelly
Directed by: Jack Haley, Jr.
- 16Seasoned Greetings is a 1933 musical film written by A. Dorian Otvos and Cyrus Wood; directed... more
Seasoned GreetingsSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Roy Mack
Live and Swingin': The Ultimate Rat Pack CollectionFrank Sinatra, Dean Martin
- 18The Perils of P.K. is a 1986 comedy film written by Naura Hayden and directed by Joseph Green.
The Perils of P.K.Sammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Joseph Green
Sammy Davis Jr.: Best of LiveSammy Davis, Jr.
- 20Anna Lucasta is a 1959 film directed by Arnold Laven and written by Philip Yordan. It stars... moreSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Arnold Laven
- 21Sweet and Low is a 1947 musical and short film written by Jack Roberts and directed by Jerry... more
Sweet and LowSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Jerry Hopper
James Dean: The First American TeenagerElizabeth Taylor, Dennis Hopper
Directed by: Ray Connolly
Remembering Nat King ColeSammy Davis, Jr.
- 24Sweet Charity, full title of which is Sweet Charity: The Adventures of a Girl Who Wanted to Be... moreShirley MacLaine, Sammy Davis
Directed by: Bob Fosse
The Mama Cass Television ProgramJoni Mitchell, Sammy Davis