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The Best Woody Strode Movies 

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

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

List contains films like The Sins of Rachel Cade, Invaders of the Lost Gold.

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

Stanley Kubrick and John Ford are among those who directed Woody Strode at one point or another during their careers in the film industry.

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Kirk Douglas, Laurence Olivier, Tony Curtis

Released: 1960

Directed by: Stanley Kubrick

Spartacus is a 1960 American epic historical drama film directed by Stanley Kubrick. The screenplay by Dalton Trumbo was based on the novel Spartacus by Howard Fast. It was inspired by the life ...more

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Claudia Cardinale, Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin

Released: 1966

Directed by: Richard Brooks

The Professionals is a 1966 American western starring Burt Lancaster, Lee Marvin, Claudia Cardinale, Robert Ryan, and Woody Strode. The supporting cast includes Jack Palance and Ralph Bellamy ...more

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Woody Strode, Jeffrey Hunter, Billie Burke

Released: 1960

Directed by: John Ford

Sergeant Rutledge is a 1960 Western and military courtroom drama starring Woody Strode and Jeffrey Hunter. It was directed by John Ford and shot on location in Monument Valley, Utah. The film ...more
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Henry Fonda, Claudia Cardinale, Charles Bronson

Released: 1968

Directed by: Sergio Leone

Once Upon a Time in the West is a 1968 Italian/American epic Spaghetti Western film directed by Sergio Leone for Paramount Pictures. It stars Henry Fonda cast against type as the villain, ...more

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Charlton Heston, Vincent Price, Yul Brynner

Released: 1956

Directed by: Cecil B. DeMille

The Ten Commandments is a 1956 American religious epic film produced and directed by Cecil B. DeMille, shot in VistaVision, and released by Paramount Pictures. It dramatizes the biblical story ...more

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John Wayne, James Stewart, Lee Marvin

Released: 1962

Directed by: John Ford

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance is a 1962 American Western film directed by John Ford starring James Stewart and John Wayne. The black-and-white film was released by Paramount Pictures. The ...more

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Pam Grier, Big Daddy Kane, Isaac Hayes

Released: 1993

Directed by: Mario Van Peebles

Posse is a 1993 American Western film directed by and starring Mario Van Peebles. Featuring a large ensemble cast, the film tells the story of a posse of African-American soldiers and one ...more

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James Stewart, Shirley Jones, Richard Widmark

Released: 1961

Directed by: John Ford

Two Rode Together is a western film directed by John Ford, and starring James Stewart, Richard Widmark, and Shirley Jones. The supporting cast includes Linda Cristal, Andy Devine, and John ...more

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Gregory Peck, Martin Landau, George Peppard

Released: 1959

Directed by: Lewis Milestone

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Bud Spencer, Terence Hill, Harry Carey

Released: 1969

Directed by: Giuseppe Colizzi

Boot Hill is a 1969 Italian Spaghetti Western film starring Terence Hill and Bud Spencer. This film is the last one in a trilogy that started with God Forgives... I Don't!, followed by Ace High. ...more
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Omar Sharif, Eli Wallach, Telly Savalas

Released: 1965

Directed by: Henry Levin

Genghis Khan is a 1965 film depicting the life and conquests of the Mongol emperor Genghis Khan. It was released in the United Kingdom and the United States in 1965 by Columbia Pictures, it was ...more
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Teri Garr, Woody Strode, Vincent Spano

Released: 1983

Directed by: Robert Dalva

The Black Stallion Returns is a 1983 film adaptation of the book of the same name by Walter Farley, and is a sequel to The Black Stallion. It is directed by Robert Dalva and produced by Francis ...more

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Woody Strode, Jock Mahoney

Released: 1963

Directed by: Robert Day

Tarzan's Three Challenges is a British-American adventure film filmed in Metrocolor, which is a followup to 1962's Tarzan Goes to India. The film was Jock Mahoney's second and final turn as the ...more
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Jean Simmons, Elsa Lanchester, Woody Strode

Released: 1953

Directed by: Nicholas Ray, Chester Erskine

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George Sanders, Robert Stack, Edmond O'Brien

Released: 1960

Directed by: Andrew L. Stone

The Last Voyage is a 1960 American disaster film written and directed by Andrew L. Stone. It stars Robert Stack and Dorothy Malone. The screenplay centers on the sinking of an aged ocean liner ...more

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Anne Bancroft, Woody Strode, Flora Robson

Released: 1966

Directed by: John Ford

7 Women, also known as Seven Women, is a 1966 film drama made by MGM. It was directed by John Ford, produced by Bernard Smith and John Ford, from a screenplay by Janet Green and John McCormick, ...more
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Carol Lynley, Fred Williamson, Woody Strode

Released: 1983

Directed by: William Lustig

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Paulette Goddard, Dorothy Lamour, Woody Strode

Released: 1942

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Star Spangled Rhythm is a 1942 all-star cast musical film made by Paramount Pictures during World War II as a morale booster. Many of the Hollywood studios produced such films during the war, ...more
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Chuck Moll Woody Strode, George Eastman, Helmuth Schneider

Released: 1970

Directed by: Enzo Barboni

Chuck Moll is a 1970 Italian spaghetti western. The film represents the directorial debut of Enzo Barboni, that was, until then, a respected cinematographer. He replaced Ferdinando Baldi, who ...more
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Sean Connery, Brigitte Bardot, Honor Blackman

Released: 1968

Directed by: Edward Dmytryk

Shalako is a 1968 Western film directed by American Edward Dmytryk, starring Sean Connery and Brigitte Bardot. The British production was filmed in Almería, Spain. The cast also includes ...more

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William Shatner, Woody Strode, Altovise Davis

Released: 1977

Directed by: John Cardos

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James Spader, Piper Laurie, Jason Robards Jr.

Released: 1992

Directed by: Mark Frost

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Holly Hunter, Louis Gossett, Jr.

Released: 1987

Directed by: Volker Schlöndorff

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Roger Moore, Angie Dickinson, Peter Finch

Released: 1961

Directed by: Gordon Douglas

The Sins of Rachel Cade is a film directed by Gordon Douglas released on April 2, 1961.
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Ursula Andress, Woody Strode, Lino Banfi

Released: 1975

Directed by: Fernando Di Leo

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