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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Directed by: John SturgesSergeants 3 is a 1962 remake of Gunga Din set in the American West, directed by John Sturges and featuring Rat Pack icons Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr., Peter Lawford, and Joey Bishop.... more
Directed by: Lewis MilestoneOcean's 11 is a 1960 heist film directed by Lewis Milestone and starring five Rat Packers: Peter Lawford, Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Joey Bishop. Centered on a series of Las... more
Directed by: Hal NeedhamThe Cannonball Run is a 1981 comedy film starring Burt Reynolds, Roger Moore, Dom DeLuise, Farrah Fawcett, and an all-star supporting cast. It was directed by Hal Needham, produced by Hong Kong's... more
Directed by: Millard KaufmanConvicts 4 is a 1962 prison film drama starring Ben Gazzara and directed by Millard Kaufman. The film is a fictionalized version of the life of death row convict John Resko, who wrote his... more
Directed by: Richard DonnerSalt and Pepper is a 1968 comedy film starring Sammy Davis, Jr., Peter Lawford, Michael Bates, Ilona Rodgers and John Le Mesurier. The film was directed by Richard Donner, who later would direct such... more
Directed by: Nick CastleTap is a 1989 drama film written and directed by Nick Castle. It stars Gregory Hines and Sammy Davis, Jr.... more
Directed by: Otto PremingerPorgy and Bess is a 1959 American musical film directed by Otto Preminger. It is based on the 1935 opera of the same name by George Gershwin, DuBose Heyward, and Ira Gershwin, which is in turn based... more
Directed by: Harry HarrisAlice in Wonderland is a two-part film adaptation of Lewis Carroll's Alice books. An Irwin Allen production, it was a special made for television and used a huge all-star cast of notable actors and... more
Directed by: Gordon DouglasRobin and the 7 Hoods is a 1964 American musical film directed by Gordon Douglas and starring Frank Sinatra, Dean Martin, Sammy Davis, Jr. and Bing Crosby. The picture features Peter Falk, Barbara... more
A Man Called AdamMorgan Freeman, Louis Armstrong
Directed by: Leo PennA Man Called Adam is a 1966 dramatic film starring Sammy Davis, Jr., Ossie Davis and Cicely Tyson. Directed by Leo Penn, it tells the story of a self-destructive jazz musician, played by Davis, and... more
Directed by: Jerry LewisOne More Time is a comedy film, directed by Jerry Lewis and starring Sammy Davis, Jr. and Peter Lawford. It was filmed in 1969 and released in May, 1970 by United Artists. It is a sequel to the 1968... more
Gone with the WestJames Caan, Sammy Davis
Directed by: Bernard GirardGone with the West is a 1975 American film starring James Caan and Stefanie Powers, directed by Bernard Girard. The film is also known as Little Moon & Jud McGraw in Australia and Little Moon and Jud... more
Sammy Davis Jr.: Best of LiveSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Robert TaylorHeidi's Song is a 1982 American animated musical feature film produced by Hanna-Barbera. The film is based on the novel Heidi by Johanna Spyri. Among the voice cast of the film are Lorne Greene as... more
Directed by: John Derek, Marc LawrenceNightmare in the Sun is a film drama directed by John Derek and Marc Lawrence, and written by George Fass and Fanya Foss, about a murderous affair. Derek starred along with Ursula Andress and Aldo... more
Seasoned GreetingsSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Roy MackSeasoned Greetings is a 1933 musical film written by A. Dorian Otvos and Cyrus Wood; directed by Roy Mack....
Directed by: Jack Haley, Jr.That's Dancing! is a 1985 retrospective documentary produced by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer that looked back at the history of dancing in film. Unlike the That's Entertainment! series, this film did not... more
Live and Swingin': The Ultimate Rat Pack CollectionFrank Sinatra, Dean Martin
The Perils of P.K.Sammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Joseph GreenThe Perils of P.K. is a 1986 comedy film written by Naura Hayden and directed by Joseph Green....
Sweet and LowSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Jerry HopperSweet and Low is a 1947 musical and short film written by Jack Roberts and directed by Jerry Hopper....
Directed by: Arnold LavenAnna Lucasta is a 1959 film directed by Arnold Laven and written by Philip Yordan. It stars Eartha Kitt, Sammy Davis Jr., and Henry Scott. It is a remake of the 1949 version, which itself was an... more
James Dean: The First American TeenagerElizabeth Taylor, Dennis Hopper
Directed by: Ray Connolly
Remembering Nat King ColeSammy Davis, Jr.
Directed by: Bob FosseSweet Charity, full title of which is Sweet Charity: The Adventures of a Girl Who Wanted to Be Loved, is a 1969 American musical film directed and choreographed by Bob Fosse, written by Neil Simon,... more
The Mama Cass Television ProgramJoni Mitchell, Sammy Davis