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

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

This list is made up of many different films, including The Captain Hates the Sea and Hangman's House.

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John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald The Quiet Man is a 1952 American romantic comedy-drama film directed by John Ford. It stars John Wayne, Maureen O'Hara, Barry Fitzgerald, Ward Bond and Victor McLaglen. The screenplay by Frank ...more

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Cary Grant, Joan Fontaine, Douglas Fairbanks Gunga Din is a 1939 RKO adventure film directed by George Stevens and starring Cary Grant, Victor McLaglen and Douglas Fairbanks, Jr., loosely based on the poem of the same name by Rudyard ...more

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Henry Fonda, Shirley Temple, Ward Bond Fort Apache is a 1948 American Western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne and Henry Fonda. The film was the first of the director's "cavalry trilogy" and was followed ...more

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John Wayne, Ben Johnson, Harry Carey She Wore a Yellow Ribbon is a 1949 Technicolor Western film directed by John Ford and starring John Wayne. The academy award winning film was the second of Ford's Cavalry trilogy films. With a ...more

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Heather Angel, Victor McLaglen, Jack Mulhall The Informer is a 1935 dramatic film, released by RKO. The plot concerns the underside of the Irish War of Independence, set in 1920. It stars Victor McLaglen, Heather Angel, Preston Foster, ...more

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Marlene Dietrich, Victor McLaglen, Warner Oland In June 2002, a dispute involving a question of honor between the Mai and Mastois clans in rural Pakistan was judged by a local tribal council. When Mukhtar Mai pleaded on her family's behalf, ...more

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Frank Sinatra, Shirley MacLaine, Marlene Dietrich Around the World in 80 Days is a 1956 Technicolor epic action adventure comedy film starring David Niven and Cantinflas, produced by the Michael Todd Company and released by United Artists. The ...more

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Boris Karloff, Reginald Denny, Victor McLaglen The Lost Patrol is a 1934 war film made by RKO. It was directed and produced by John Ford, with Merian C. Cooper as executive producer and Cliff Reid as associate producer. The screenplay was by ...more

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Shirley Temple, Cesar Romero, Victor McLaglen Wee Willie Winkie is a 1937 American adventure film directed by John Ford. The screenplay by Julien Josephson and Ernest Pascal was based on a story by Rudyard Kipling. The film stars Shirley ...more

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Janet Leigh, Robert Wagner, Debra Paget Prince Valiant is a 1954 adventure film in Technicolor and Cinemascope, based on the comic strip of the same name by Hal Foster. A young man seeks to join the Knights of the Round Table in order ...more

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Bob Hope, Walter Brennan, Virginia Mayo The Princess and the Pirate is a 1944 American comedy film directed by David Butler and starring Bob Hope and Virginia Mayo. Based on a story by Sy Bartlett, the film is about a princess who ...more

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Mae West, Victor McLaglen Klondike Annie is a 1936 black-and-white comedy drama film starring Mae West and Victor McLaglen. The film was co-written by West from her play "Frisco Kate", which she wrote in 1921. ...more

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Claudette Colbert, Rosalind Russell, Ronald Colman Under Two Flags is a 1936 American adventure romance film directed by Frank Lloyd and starring Ronald Colman, Claudette Colbert, Victor McLaglen and Rosalind Russell. The picture was based on ...more

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Ava Gardner, George Raft, Victor McLaglen Whistle Stop is a 1946 black and white crime film noir directed by Léonide Moguy and featuring starring George Raft and Ava Gardner. The screenplay is written by Philip Yordan, and based ...more

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Dolores del Río, Victor McLaglen, Edmund Lowe What Price Glory is a 1926 American silent comedy-drama war film produced and distributed by Fox Film Corporation and directed by Raoul Walsh. The film is based on the 1924 play What Price Glory ...more

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Victor McLaglen, Regis Toomey, Tully Marshall Laughing at Life is a 1933 American film directed by Ford Beebe.

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Gene Tierney, Victor McLaglen, George Montgomery China Girl is a 1942 drama film which follows the exploits of a newsreel photographer in China and Burma against the backdrop of World War II. The film was directed by Henry Hathaway, and stars ...more

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John Wayne, Myrna Loy, Randolph Scott The Black Watch is a 1929 American adventure epic film directed by John Ford and starring Victor McLaglen, Myrna Loy, and David Torrence. Written by James Kevin McGuinness based on the novel ...more

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Victor McLaglen, Edmund Lowe, Lili Damita The Cock-Eyed World is a sequel to What Price Glory? and musical film made by Fox Film Corporation, directed and written by Raoul Walsh, and based on the Flagg and Quirt story by Maxwell ...more

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John Wayne, Victor McLaglen, Hobart Bosworth Hangman's House is a 1928 romantic drama genre silent film set in Co. Wicklow, Ireland, directed by John Ford with inter-titles written by Malcolm Stuart Boylan. It is based on a novel by Brian ...more

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Victor McLaglen, Paul Kelly, William Gargan The Devil's Party is a 1938 American film directed by Ray McCarey based on the Borden Chase novel Hells' Kitchen Has a Pantry.

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Myrna Loy, Louise Brooks, William Demarest A Girl in Every Port is an American silent comedy film based on an original story by Howard Hawks, who directed the film as well. The feature stars Victor McLaglen, Robert Armstrong, Louise ...more

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Maureen O'Hara, Rex Harrison, Gene Lockhart The Foxes of Harrow is a 1947 adventure film directed by John M. Stahl. The film stars Rex Harrison, Maureen O'Hara and Richard Haydn. The film was nominated an Academy Award for Best Art

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Lon Chaney, Victor McLaglen, Mae Busch The Unholy Three is a 1925 American silent film involving a crime spree, directed by Tod Browning and starring Lon Chaney. The film was remade in 1930 as a talkie. In both the 1925 and the 1930 ...more

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Barry Fitzgerald, Victor McLaglen, Sally Eilers Full Confession is a 1939 is a US crime drama film made by RKO Radio Pictures. It was directed by John Farrow from an adaptation by Jerome Cady of Leo Birinski's story. The film stars Victor ...more

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Victor McLaglen, Una Merkel, Irene Rich Wicked is an American black and white prison melodrama musical film, the story of woman who commits murder while trying to save her bandit husband and bears a child in prison. The movie is also ...more

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Broadway Limited is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best Victor McLaglen Movies
Broadway Limited Victor McLaglen, Dennis O'Keefe, Marjorie Woodworth Broadway Limited is a 1941 American film directed by Gordon Douglas. The film takes its name from the Broadway Limited train that the Pennsylvania Railroad used to run between New York and

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Call Out the Marines is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best Victor McLaglen Movies
Call Out the Marines Victor McLaglen, George Cleveland, Binnie Barnes Call Out the Marines is a 1942 military comedy released by RKO in February 1942. It stars Victor McLaglen and Edmund Lowe playing the same characters with different names that they played in ...more

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Professional Soldier Gloria Stuart, Victor McLaglen, Freddie Bartholomew Professional Soldier is a 1935 adventure film based on a 1931 story by Damon Runyon, "Gentlemen, the King!" It stars Victor McLaglen and Freddie Bartholomew. The film was directed by ...more

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Victor McLaglen, Leatrice Joy Strong Boy was a 1929 American silent comedy film directed by John Ford. It was a silent film with a synchronized music track. The film is now considered lost. A trailer for the film was ...more

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Bengazi Richard Carlson, Victor McLaglen, Mala Powers Bengazi is a 1955 American drama film directed by John Brahm and starring Richard Conte, Victor McLaglen and Richard Carlson. Several adventurers hunt for treasure in the desert near the Libyan ...more

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The Glorious Adventure Victor McLaglen The Glorious Adventure is British colour feature film directed by J. Stuart Blackton, written by Felix Orman. The film's sets were designed by Walter Murton.

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Victor McLaglen, Alice Joyce, Clive Brook The Passionate Adventure is a British silent film drama, directed by Graham Cutts and starring Clive Brook and Alice Joyce. The film was adapted from a novel by Frank Stayton by Alfred Hitchcock ...more

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The Abductors Victor McLaglen, George Macready, Fay Spain The Abductors is a 1957 crime and drama film directed by Andrew McLaglen and starring Victor McLaglen and Gavin Muir. It was produced by Regal Films.

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Victor McLaglen, El Brendel, Polly Moran Hot for Paris is a 1929 American black-and-white romantic adventure musical film. This film is believed to be lost. The film is also known as Fifì dimmi di sì in Italy and Un ...more

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Humphrey Bogart, Victor McLaglen, Mona Maris A Devil with Women is a 1930 film starring Victor McLaglen, Mona Maris, and Humphrey Bogart, and directed by Irving Cummings. Set in a Central American country, adventurer McLaglen and sidekick ...more

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Ida Lupino, Billy Gilbert, Victor McLaglen Sea Devils is a 1937 action film written by Edmund Joseph, John Twist, Frank Wead and P.J. Wolfson and directed by Benjamin Stoloff.

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Eleanor Parker, Robert Taylor, James Arness Many Rivers to Cross is a 1955 American film starring Robert Taylor.

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Clint Eastwood, Maureen O'Hara, Victor McLaglen Lady Godiva of Coventry is an American historical drama film, directed by Arthur Lubin and released in 1955. It starred Maureen O'Hara in the title role. English actor Alec Harford who portrayed ...more

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Magnificent Brute is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Victor McLaglen Movies
Magnificent Brute Victor McLaglen Magnificent Brute is a 1936 American drama film directed by John G. Blystone. It was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Art Direction by Albert S. D'Agostino and Jack Otterson.

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John Carradine, Paul Lukas, Victor McLaglen Captain Fury is a 1939 American adventure film set in colonial Australia directed by Hal Roach. It was one of Hollywood's few attempts to depict Australian history.

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Love, Honor and Goodbye Nils Asther, Victor McLaglen, Virginia Bruce Love, Honor and Goodbye is a film directed by Albert S. Rogell that was released in 1945.

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Barry Fitzgerald, Victor McLaglen, Wendy Barrie Pacific Liner is a 1939 film directed by Lew Landers.

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Victor McLaglen, Heinie Conklin, John Gilbert The Captain Hates the Sea is a 1934 comedy film directed by Lewis Milestone and released by Columbia Pictures. The film, which involves a Grand Hotel-style series of intertwining stories ...more

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Barbara Stanwyck, Robert Taylor, Brian Donlevy This Is My Affair is a 1937 crime film starring Robert Taylor, Barbara Stanwyck, Victor McLaglen and Brian Donlevy.

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Dorothy Dell, Victor McLaglen, Mischa Auer Wharf Angel is an American drama film directed by William Cameron Menzies and George Somnes and starring Victor McLaglen, Dorothy Dell, David Landau, and Preston Foster. Wharf Angel was the ...more

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Trouble in the Glen Orson Welles, Forrest Tucker, Victor McLaglen Trouble in the Glen is a 1954 British comedy film directed by Herbert Wilcox and starring Margaret Lockwood, Orson Welles and Forrest Tucker. It is loosely based on Maurice Walsh's 1950 novel of ...more

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Percy Victor McLaglen, Betty Blythe, Louise Dresser Percy is a 1925 comedy film written by William Henry Hamby, J.G. Hawks and Eve Unsell and directed by Roy William Neill.