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

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

List films include Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, Iron Mountain Trail and more.

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

Steven Spielberg and Stanley Kubrick both worked with Slim Pickens over the years, as have plenty of other well-known directors.

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Dr. Strangelove or: How I Lear... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Slim Pickens Movies
Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb James Earl Jones, Peter Sellers, George C. Scott Dr. Strangelove or: How I Learned to Stop Worrying and Love the Bomb, more commonly known as Dr. Strangelove, is a 1964 political satire black comedy film that satirizes the cold war fears of a ...more

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Blazing Saddles Mel Brooks, Gene Wilder, Anne Bancroft Blazing Saddles is a 1974 satirical Western comedy film directed by Mel Brooks. Starring Cleavon Little and Gene Wilder, the film was written by Brooks, Andrew Bergman, Richard Pryor, Norman ...more

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Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid Bob Dylan, Kris Kristofferson, James Coburn Pat Garrett and Billy the Kid is a 1973 American Western drama film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring James Coburn, Kris Kristofferson, and Bob Dylan, and written by Rudy Wurlitzer. The ...more

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The Apple Dumpling Gang Don Knotts, Tim Conway, Bill Bixby The Apple Dumpling Gang is a 1975 Disney film about a slick gambler named Russell Donovan who is duped into taking care of a group of orphans who eventually strike gold during the California ...more

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The Getaway Steve McQueen, Ali MacGraw, Sally Struthers The Getaway is a 1972 American action-crime film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Steve McQueen and Ali MacGraw. The film is based on the Jim Thompson novel of the same name, with the ...more

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1941 Mickey Rourke, Christopher Lee, Dan Aykroyd 1941 is a 1979 period comedy film directed by Steven Spielberg, written by Robert Zemeckis and Bob Gale, and featuring an ensemble cast including Dan Aykroyd, Ned Beatty, John Belushi, John ...more

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The Cowboys John Wayne, Bruce Dern, Slim Pickens The Cowboys is a 1972 Western motion picture starring John Wayne, Roscoe Lee Browne, Slim Pickens, Colleen Dewhurst and Bruce Dern. Robert Carradine made his film debut with fellow child actor ...more

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The Ballad of Cable Hogue Stella Stevens, Jason Robards Jr., David Warner The Ballad of Cable Hogue is a 1970 Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Jason Robards, Stella Stevens and David Warner. Set in the Arizona desert during a period when the ...more

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One-Eyed Jacks Marlon Brando, Karl Malden, Katy Jurado One-Eyed Jacks, a 1961 Western, is the only film directed by actor Marlon Brando. The picture was originally planned to be directed by Stanley Kubrick from a screenplay by Sam Peckinpah, but ...more

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The Howling Dee Wallace, John Sayles, Slim Pickens The Howling is a 1981 werewolf-themed horror film directed by Joe Dante. Based on the novel of the same name by Gary Brandner, the screenplay is written by John Sayles and Terence H. Winkless. ...more

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The Black Hole Ernest Borgnine, Anthony Perkins, Yvette Mimieux The Black Hole is a 1979 American science fiction film directed by Gary Nelson and produced by Walt Disney Productions. The film stars Maximilian Schell, Robert Forster, Joseph Bottoms, Yvette ...more

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Will Penny Charlton Heston, Bruce Dern, Lee Majors Will Penny is a 1968 western film written and directed by Tom Gries starring Charlton Heston and Donald Pleasence. It was based upon an episode of the 1960 Sam Peckinpah television series The ...more

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Tom Horn Steve McQueen, Linda Evans, Slim Pickens Tom Horn is a 1980 Western film about the legendary lawman, outlaw, and gunfighter. It starred Steve McQueen as the title character and was based on Horn's own writings.

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Rancho Deluxe Jeff Bridges, Jimmy Buffett, Sam Waterston Rancho Deluxe is a contemporary western film that was directed by Frank Perry and released in 1975. Jeff Bridges and Sam Waterston star as two cattle rustlers in modern-day Livingston, Montana ...more

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The Glory Guys James Caan, Senta Berger, Slim Pickens The Glory Guys is a 1965 American film based on the novel The Dice of God by Hoffman Birney. Filmed by Levy-Gardner-Laven and released by United Artists, it stars Tom Tryon, Harve Presnell, ...more

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In Harm's Way John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Henry Fonda In Harm's Way is a 1965 American epic war film produced and directed by Otto Preminger and starring John Wayne, Kirk Douglas, Patricia Neal, Tom Tryon, Paula Prentiss, Stanley Holloway, Burgess ...more

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Stagecoach Ann-Margret, Bing Crosby, Stefanie Powers Stagecoach is a 1966 American film, directed by Gordon Douglas as a remake of the John Ford classic black-and-white western Stagecoach, which won two Academy Awards and received five other ...more

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Bootleggers Jaclyn Smith, Slim Pickens, Dennis Fimple

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Rocky Mountain Errol Flynn, Slim Pickens, Scott Forbes Rocky Mountain is a 1950 western film directed by William Keighley and starring Errol Flynn. The film is set near the end of the American Civil War.

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Skidoo Mickey Rooney, Carol Channing, Burgess Meredith Skidoo is an American comedy film directed by Otto Preminger, starring Jackie Gleason and Carol Channing, written by Doran William Cannon and released by Paramount Pictures on December 19, 1968. ...more

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Rough Night in Jericho Dean Martin, Jean Simmons, George Peppard Rough Night in Jericho is a 1967 western film starring Dean Martin, George Peppard and Jean Simmons, directed by Arnold Laven. It was based on the novel The Man in Black, written by Marvin H. ...more

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Beyond the Poseidon Adventure Sally Field, Michael Caine, Mark Harmon Beyond the Poseidon Adventure is a 1979 American disaster film, a sequel to the 1972 film The Poseidon Adventure. It was directed by Irwin Allen and starred Michael Caine and Sally Field. The ...more

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Major Dundee Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, James Coburn Major Dundee is a 1965 Western film directed by Sam Peckinpah and starring Charlton Heston, Richard Harris, Jim Hutton, and James Coburn. Written by Harry Julian Fink, the film is about a Union ...more

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The Swarm Michael Caine, Henry Fonda, Olivia de Havilland The Swarm is a 1978 science fiction monster horror film about a killer bee invasion of Texas. It was adapted from a novel of the same name by Arthur Herzog. The director was Irwin Allen, and the ...more

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An Eye for an Eye Clint Howard, Slim Pickens, Strother Martin An Eye for an Eye is a 1966 Western film directed by Michael D. Moore. Robert Lansing plays Talion, a homesteader who, after his ranch is burned to the ground and his wife and child are ...more

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The Great Locomotive Chase Fess Parker, Slim Pickens, Harry Carey The Great Locomotive Chase is a 1956 Walt Disney Productions CinemaScope adventure film based on the real Great Locomotive Chase that occurred in 1862 during the American Civil War. The film ...more

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Never a Dull Moment Dick Van Dyke, Edward G. Robinson, Jack Elam Never a Dull Moment is a 1968 film from Walt Disney Productions. It stars Dick Van Dyke and Edward G. Robinson and was directed by Jerry Paris. The script by AJ Carothers was based on a novel by ...more

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Phantom Stallion Slim Pickens, Don Haggerty, Rex Allen Phantom Stallion is a film directed by Harry Keller released on February 10, 1954.

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Christmas Mountain Slim Pickens, Mark Miller Christmas Mountain: The Story of a Cowboy Angel is a 1981 western film about the true meaning of the Christmas spirit. Starring Mark Miller of Savannah Smiles and Slim Pickens in one of his ...more

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A Thunder of Drums Charles Bronson, Richard Chamberlain, Duane Eddy A Thunder of Drums is a 1961 Western directed by Joseph M. Newman, starring Richard Boone, George Hamilton and Luana Patten.

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Hawmps! Jack Elam, Slim Pickens, Denver Pyle Hawmps! is a 1976 American film about a United States Cavalry experiment to introduce camels into the service in the western United States, specifically Wyoming. It was written by William ...more

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The Story of Will Rogers Jane Wyman, Slim Pickens, Eddie Cantor The Story of Will Rogers is a 1952 movie biography of humorist and movie star Will Rogers, directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Will Rogers, Jr. as his father. The supporting cast features ...more

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Santa Fe Passage Slim Pickens, Leo Gordon, Faith Domergue Santa Fe Passage is a United States-produced Western movie directed by William Witney, released in 1955. It stars John Payne and Faith Domergue.

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Old Overland Trail is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best Slim Pickens Movies
Old Overland Trail Leonard Nimoy, Slim Pickens, Rex Allen Old Overland Trail is a film directed by William Witney released on February 25, 1953.

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Temporada Salvaje Slim Pickens, Isela Vega, Victor Buono

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Stranger at My Door Slim Pickens, Macdonald Carey, Patricia Medina Stranger at My Door is a 1956 western action adventure and drama film written by Barry Shipman and directed by William Witney.

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Colorado Sundown Slim Pickens Colorado Sundown is a 1952 American film directed by William Witney.

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Spirit of the Wind Slim Pickens, Chief Dan George, George Clutesi Spirit of the Wind is a 1979 American film directed by Ralph Liddle.

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Shadows of Tombstone Slim Pickens, Jeanne Cooper, Rex Allen Shadows of Tombstone is a 1953 film directed by William Witney.

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Iron Mountain Trail is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Slim Pickens Movies
Iron Mountain Trail Slim Pickens, John Hamilton, Grant Withers Iron Mountain Trail is a film directed by Willian Witney released on May 8, 1953.

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Pony Express Rider Maureen McCormick, Jack Elam, Slim Pickens

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White Line Fever Jan-Michael Vincent, Slim Pickens, Dick Miller White Line Fever is an American movie about truck drivers released in 1975 and starring Jan-Michael Vincent. The film was made during a heyday for trucking in American popular culture.

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Gun Brothers Slim Pickens, Buster Crabbe, Dorothy Ford Gun Brothers is a 1956 film directed by Sidney Salkow.

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Old Oklahoma Plains Slim Pickens, Rex Allen, John Crawford Old Oklahoma Plains is a film directed by William Witney released on Jul 25, 1952.

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Ginger in the Morning Sissy Spacek, Slim Pickens, Fred Ward Ginger in the Morning is a 1974 comedy film starring Sissy Spacek as a hitchhiker. It was also the first American film appearance of a young Fred Ward.

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Tonka Sal Mineo, Slim Pickens, Joy Page Tonka is a 1958 Walt Disney Western adventure film about the US cavalry horse that survived the Battle of the Little Big Horn; it stars Sal Mineo as a Sioux who fought there. It was filmed in ...more

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The Boy from Oklahoma Merv Griffin, Slim Pickens, Lon Chaney The Boy from Oklahoma is a 1954 Western movie directed by Michael Curtiz and starring Will Rogers, Jr. The film became the basis for the 1957 Warner Bros. television series Sugarfoot, in which ...more

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Escort West Slim Pickens, Elaine Stewart, Harry Carey Escort West is a 1959 Western, first released on Jan. 23, 1959, but sometimes listed as a 1958 release. The movie is set after the U.S. Civil War, when a former Confederate officer, played by ...more

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Mr. Billion Jackie Gleason, Valerie Perrine, Terence Hill Mr. Billion is a 1977 film directed by Jonathan Kaplan.

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Poor Pretty Eddie Shelley Winters, Slim Pickens, Ted Cassidy Poor Pretty Eddie is a 1975 American film starring Leslie Uggams, Shelley Winters and Michael Christian. Made on a relatively small budget, it is known for having an atypical narrative and ...more